Monday June 18-th, 2018

Jets to pay fines if players violate anthem policy Jets to pay fines if players violate anthem policy

With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL just wanted to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem . "There are so many common sense gun reform measures we could take and ...

Morgan Freeman accused of workplace harassment Morgan Freeman accused of workplace harassment

CNN reported that eight people told the network they were victims of what some labelled harassment and others called inappropriate behaviour by Freeman . She added to CNN: "If I ever passed him he would stare at me in an awkward way, would look...

Liverpool fans injured 'in a fight' in Kiev before Champions League final Liverpool fans injured 'in a fight' in Kiev before Champions League final

Asked if he believed Liverpool could overcome Real Madrid to win their sixth Champions League title, Toshack replied: "My heart tells me Liverpool but my head says Madrid". Of course, if you win a Champions League (it's historic). Watch: Real...

Stacey Abrams Could Be the First Black Woman Gov. Stacey Abrams Could Be the First Black Woman Gov.

Georgia Democrats voted for Abrams to run in November's general election, making her the first African American of either gender to be nominated for the highest statewide office in Georgia. In a statement following her win, Valdez also said the...

President Trump cancels summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un President Trump cancels summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un

One wonders now, whether North Korea ever meant to go ahead with the talks, or whether it was all part of a game to boost the profile and credibility of the rogue regime. "The entire area of the US mainland is within our nuclear strike range". Th...

Brazil's Neymar is recovering 'better than expected' for World Cup Brazil's Neymar is recovering 'better than expected' for World Cup

Brazilian star, Neymar Jr. joined his teammates in training for the first time as Brazil continues preparations for next month's FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation. Eleven players took part in Brazil's fitness training, including Neymar , Cost...

How Will the Golden State Warriors Bounce Back in Game 5? How Will the Golden State Warriors Bounce Back in Game 5?

The victory was the Rockets' first on the road against Golden State in the playoffs in franchise history. The Rockets trailed 0-12 to start the game, and the score was 80-70 entering the fourth quarter. Their 48.2 assist rate in the series is worse t...

Comcast prepares all-cash offer for 21st Century Fox Comcast prepares all-cash offer for 21st Century Fox

The announcement of a potential bid follows a $52.4 billion all-stock offer posted by Disney back in December . Disneys $52.4 billion bid would go a long way in allowing it to better compete with technology companies in the entertainment busines...

Jared Kushner now has permanent security clearance Jared Kushner now has permanent security clearance

When he joined the White House staff in January 2017, Kushner gained access to sensitive information through a temporary security clearance while the Federal Bureau of Investigation conducted a background check to see if he qualified for a permanent ...

Cost-saving store closure plan costs M&S two thirds of profits Cost-saving store closure plan costs M&S two thirds of profits

The dismal update comes just a day after the company said it would call time on 14 stores, putting 872 jobs at risk in a move that will see 100 shops close by 2022. Marks & Spencer (M&S), one of the best known names in United Kingdom retail, first sa...

API: US petroleum demand sustains highest level in 11 years API: US petroleum demand sustains highest level in 11 years

And it follows a rise in prices and a decline in global inventories that is making tighter supply more significant. The expert's forecast for Venezuelan production is 1 - 1.2 million barrels per day at the end of 2018 and 900,000 - for 2019.

Lava Rises High Into the Sky from the Big Island Lava Rises High Into the Sky from the Big Island

Authorities on Sunday (Monday NZ Time) warned the public to stay away the cloud that formed by a chemical reaction when lava touched seawater. That's producing laze , a unsafe mix of lava and haze, which is adding to the ongoing challenges.

Malaysia in suspense ahead of Najib's visit to anti-graft agency Malaysia in suspense ahead of Najib's visit to anti-graft agency

In a press conference, the new head of the MACC Mohd Shukri Abdull said Najib was brought in for questioning on SRC International (SRC ), and not so that the agency could arrest him. Addressing loyalists in his home state of Pahang on Sunday, Naji...

Eden Hazard Targeting League Title with Chelsea Next Year amid Transfer Rumours Eden Hazard Targeting League Title with Chelsea Next Year amid Transfer Rumours

Antonio Conte insists he remains committed to Chelsea - but has reminded the club he is a " serial winner " who will not change. "When I go to watch Manchester United play I want to see the Harlem Globetrotters of football, at the minute if they...

Pope Francis: Like Mary, the Church is a mother Pope Francis: Like Mary, the Church is a mother

All of the Catholic bishops in Chile recently offered their resignation to Pope Francis as a result of a cover-up of sexual abuse within the church in the country. DeBernardo noted other supportive remarks the pope had made privately to LGBT peo...

BBC News: US vows 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran BBC News: US vows 'strongest sanctions in history' on Iran

Measures outlined by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , he said , showed the US was a prisoner of its "failed policies" and it would suffer the consequences, BBC reported on Monday. The Islamic Republic "will never again have carte blanche to domi...

Meghan Markle Basically Just Called Kate Middleton One of Her Best Friends Meghan Markle Basically Just Called Kate Middleton One of Her Best Friends

In one of the images, the couple are shown in a black and white romantic pose on the east terrace of Windsor Castle still basking in the excitement of their wedding. Lubomirski took the pair's famed engagement photos and was chosen as their wedding p...

Texas Gov.'s Campaign Cancels Shotgun Giveaway After Santa Fe School Shooting Texas Gov.'s Campaign Cancels Shotgun Giveaway After Santa Fe School Shooting

Another student, Rome Shubert, scaled a 7-foot wall as he fled during the shooting, initially not realizing he had been shot in the head, he said. Monica Bracknell, 18, said she and other seniors were allowed in to the school Saturday to retrieve t...

Preview and Prediction: Houston Rockets at Golden State Warriors Preview and Prediction: Houston Rockets at Golden State Warriors

The Warriors have had a tendency to take their foot off of the gas pedal at times in the past when they've felt comfortable before snapping back into form and dominating once again (see: Game 3 against New Orleans). "It's not just this year it's th...

Luka Modric: Luka Modric: "Liverpool deserve to be in the final"

Ex-Liverpool and Real Madrid striker Michael Owen tipped Mohamed Salah as a favorite to win the 2018 Ballon d'Or if Liverpool win the Champions League . Some fans are angry that they will miss the party back in the city center while others a...

Danny Rose: I hope the boss gets what he wants Danny Rose: I hope the boss gets what he wants

Spurs finished the season in third place with their entertaining 5-4 victory over Leicester enough to secure a position in the top four on the final day of the Premier League season. However, The Sun claims the 46-year-old now regrets his post-mat...

Gael Clichy: People need to remember Arsene Wenger's Arsenal achievements Gael Clichy: People need to remember Arsene Wenger's Arsenal achievements

Liverpool can qualify for next year's Champions League by taking a point at home to Brighton, but Chelsea will hope to pounce if they slip up by winning away at Newcastle. "These contradictions I don't really understand and I would like to know bet...

Mikel Arteta given Arsene Wenger backing for Arsenal job Mikel Arteta given Arsene Wenger backing for Arsenal job

The 40-year-old has stated he would be keen on becoming a manager at some stage, but is sure to need more experience before landing a job as big as Arsenal . With Arsene Wenger finally calling it a day, the upcoming transfer window has attracted e...

Kings Draw Second Pick in NBA Lottery Kings Draw Second Pick in NBA Lottery

Most of the Magic's front office is in Chicago this week for the NBA Draft Combine. Depending on their record the season before, teams are each given a number of ping pong balls that are drawn out to decide draft order. Grind it out like they'r...

AUDIO: Highlights of Capitals-Lightning East Final Game 4 AUDIO: Highlights of Capitals-Lightning East Final Game 4

Ovechkin simply shrugged when asked about that discrepancy. While nearly everyone here in the Bolts Nation is celebrating and reveling in the return of the Lightning team they have come to know and love, Capitals fans are in search of blood.

Anthony Davis named finalist for MVP, Defensive Player of the Year Anthony Davis named finalist for MVP, Defensive Player of the Year

The votes for the regular-season awards were submitted by the media in April. Simmons averaged 15.8 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 8.2 assists this season. "It would mean a lot, but at the same time I don't really judge my success on one accolade", Simm...

David Moyes 'likely to leave West Ham United' David Moyes 'likely to leave West Ham United'

As Sportsmail revealed last weekend, Moyes was nearly certainly taking his last game in charge of the London club when he guided them to victory against Everton on Sunday. Allardyce gave a curt response to questions on his own future. Allardyce s...

Carrick not lined up for United assistant role Carrick not lined up for United assistant role

The 55-year-old Englishman was asked by Premier League Daily whether or not Jose will miss an assistant like Faria, to which Phelan replied, "That's a good question". Becoming a manager himself is something Carrick might want to pursue one day but...

FA Cup Final: When and where to watch the game this Saturday FA Cup Final: When and where to watch the game this Saturday

Super Eagles and Chelsea forward Victor Moses says he has forgotten the disappointment of past year in the FA Cup and is determined to help the Blues sing victory song on Saturday. "Over 3 000 goals have been scored in this season's competition...

Simon Yates doubles up to tighten grip on pink Simon Yates doubles up to tighten grip on pink

He is one of just two British riders with more than one stage win in the same Giro, the other being Mark Cavendish. "Straight after the rest day, you don't know how the body responds. "I feel as if I've been progressing throughout the race, still jus...

Mo Salah wins sixth individual award Mo Salah wins sixth individual award

Despite Liverpool having their destiny in their own hands in the league, an unlikely defeat against Brighton, coupled with a Chelsea win at Newcastle would leave all the eggs in the Champions League final basket. Liverpool booked Champions ...

Griezmann pounces twice as Atletico sink hapless Marseille Griezmann pounces twice as Atletico sink hapless Marseille

The trophy guarantees the victor a spot in the Champions League next season, although Atletico are already assured of that thanks to their league standing in Spain, the capital side need to earn at least a point in their final league match in order...

Everton sack Sam Allardyce as manager as fans get their way Everton sack Sam Allardyce as manager as fans get their way

The 63-year-old veteran coach will be paid an estimated £6m, which is a chunk of what he would have earned in the final 12 months of his contract. While Everton have finished eighth-place in the table, the side from Merseyside has played some ter...

Simpson cruises to Players Championship victory Simpson cruises to Players Championship victory

Woods has won five times but hasn't played since 2015. Of course after five years and so many ups and downs, all Simpson cares about is walking away with that trophy any way he can get it. If this is the Tiger we saw in the final two rounds then ...

Broncos RB De'Angelo Henderson miraculously OK after auto crash Broncos RB De'Angelo Henderson miraculously OK after auto crash

The woman is also suspected of driving under the influence, according to police records. All De'Angelo Henderson wanted to do was get some barbecue in a Denver suburb on Saturday evening. I was very fortunate. "For the most part my body in genera...

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