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Fireworks Sales Up; Safety Tips For Fourth Of July

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You must be 18 or older to purchase fireworks. When you're using those, keep them out of the hands of kids. Many fireworks injuries are the result of misuse or malfunction of fireworks. After fireworks complete their burning, douse the spent device with plenty of water from a bucket or hose before discarding it to prevent a trash fire. Read More »

Open de France: Tommy Fleetwood wins by a shot from Peter Uihlein

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Tommy Fleetwood reflects on a one-shot victory at the Open de France. An overall score of 12-under par was enough to see Fleetwood come out on top, edging out overnight leader Uihlein who ended three under for the day. "It was good, from start to finish really, almost holed my first two iron shots". "I played great today". I almost holed my first two iron shots. Read More »

Face-changing drug lord nabbed after 30 years on the run

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Authorities say the cocaine da Rocha produced in the jungles of Bolivia, Colombia and Peru was distributed in the United States and Europe. Federal police said sentences handed down to Rocha amount to more than 50 years of prison time. Elvis Secco, a federal officer, told reporters that the drug lord had been... "He led a normal social life, he was not anxious about being arrested, he knew he would not be recognized - he looked about 20 years younger", Secco was quoted as saying, ... Read More »

Massive Crowds Rally To Impeach President Trump In Downtown Los Angeles

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Brad Sherman (Calif.) on Sunday called on other congressional lawmakers to join the efforts of impeaching President Trump, as thousands of people in Los Angeles participated in an impeachment march, the Los Angeles Times reported . Here in Amarillo, a small march made its way through downtown. "Liberalism is a mental disorder", one sign read. "We expected counterprotesters, but we didn't expect that many", Richardson said. Read More »

Rainy weather to potentially interfere with July 4 holiday

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Otherwise, it will be humid; and if any storms that are around during the evening could linger in a few spots past sunset. A strong storm will be possible, mainly in northwest central Indiana. If you don't see any rain, mostly sunny skies will be the name of the game. The high will be 89; winds will be southeast around 5 miles per hour. Highs will be in the upper 80s to near 90. Read More »

Chile Hope to Live Up to Their Confederations Cup Hype

Those doctors had much to celebrate as Chile is on its way to it's third straight worldwide final after winning the Copa América for the last two years in a row. His team on Sunday had an average age of just over 24, compared to over 30 for Chile . As is the case most places he goes, the Real Madrid superstar certainly caused a stir in Russian Federation and FIFA's fan vote to decide the man of the match at each match saw him scoop the award in each of Portugal's three group ... Read More »

Saudi-led alliance waging 'bloodless war' against Doha, says Qatar defence minister

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Doha has said it is ready for talks to end the crisis and Kuwait, which unlike most of its GCC neighbours has not cut ties, has taken the lead in mediation efforts. While Tillerson has expressed support for Kuwait's attempt to moderate the crisis, Hussein Ibish of the Arab Gulf States Institute in Washington told France24 that only American intervention could resolve the "all-out struggle of wills". Read More »

Mexico vs. Portugal in Confederations Cup third-place match

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European champion Portugal was without captain Cristiano Ronaldo after the Real Madrid star was released from the squad to return home to meet his newborn twins. But Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa flung himself superbly to his right to tip Andre Silva's low spot-kick round the post . The teams played to a 2-2 draw in the group stage at the beginning of the tournament. Read More »

Four arrests made in case of missing Lancaster teen

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Kidnapped teen Shavon Randle has been found dead. Her body was discovered inside a Dallas home Saturday night along with the body of an unidentified male. Devontae Owens, 24, one of the four "persons of interest" identified earlier in the week by police, was apprehended Saturday by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and Lancaster police officers, according to a Lancaster Police Department news release. Read More »

After spat with BJP leaders, UP policewoman transferred to Bahraich district

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Ms. Thakur, the circle officer of Syana in Bulandshahr, had arrested five BJP workers on charges of obstructing a government servant from discharging her duty. The move comes a week after a video showing Thakur standing up to local BJP workers went viral. She told a private TV channel that she had been posted in Bulandshahr only for 8 months and does not know if her transfer is routine or political. Read More »

Nene, Rockets Reportedly Agree on 3-Year, $11 Million Contract

Spears of The Undefeated . But that deal was nullified by the Over 38 rule in the collective bargaining agreement, since a four-year term would have extended past Nene's 38th birthday. Except, he couldn't sign a four-year deal - he turns 35 before next season starts, which subjects him to the "over-38" rule. While Nene has never made an All-Star Game, won a gold medal or won an National Basketball Association title to serve as a proverbial "peak moment" of his career, he is still going as a ... Read More »

Man facing murder charges in road rage slaying of Pennsylvania teen

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The officers who initially believed they were responding to a serious auto accident quickly realized Roberson had suffered a gunshot wound to the head, West Goshen Police said in a statement. Authorities said the driver is a man of medium build, 20 to 40 years old with blond or light brown hair. "She was excited. We were just happy for her". Read More »

Macron Returns to Mali for Security Summit

The new Sahel force will support national armies trying to catch jihadists across porous frontiers, and its operations will be closely coordinated with Barkhane, a source in the French presidency told AFP. In mid- June, the UN Security Council unanimously approved a resolution welcoming the deployment of the new force. Chadian President Idriss Deby said his country needed more financial support if it was to mobilize large numbers of troops for both the G5 force and the United Nations ... Read More »

Former PM Olmert Released From Prison

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Olmert, 71, was whisked away by Israel's security service and driven to his Tel Aviv home. Live broadcasts showed Olmert, who served as the country's Prime Minister between 2006 and 2009, leaving the Maasiyahu prison in central Israel early morning, Xinhua news agency reported. Read More »

McConnell: GOP will 'continue to wrestle' with Obamacare replacement

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Politically speaking, the GOP now owns the health care issue. "There would be absolutely no certainty, whatsoever, about anything", Laszewski said. Several Republican senators signed on to Trump's plan, including Sen. "(I want real repeal & real replace-as we promised)". He added: "It's not easy making America great again, is it?" The comment seemingly contradicted what Mr. Read More »

"Morning Joe" hosts say White House threatened them with National Enquirer story

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Republican politicos including Paul Ryan and Ben Sasse didn't need much encouragement from CNN or other news outlets to condemn the president's crude, personal tweets about Morning Joe's Brzinzski and Joe Scarborough . They also claimed that the White House had tried unsuccessfully to get them to apologise to the president for unfavourable coverage in exchange for him getting a negative tabloid story about them killed. Read More »

Andy Murray's wife pregnant with second child

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It comes as the British tennis star confirmed he and wife Kim Sears, 29, are expecting their second child. "We're both obviously very happy and looking forward to it", he said. "It's rare to find a player who is 100 per cent fit, but that's the brutal reality of most elite sport". The return to form of veterans such as Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal sees the pair leading as front-runners heading into Wimbledon this year, but Murray's two titles in the past four years show he also can't be ... Read More »

Gangrape survivor attacked with acid for fourth time in UP, critical

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The police said that the victim is now admitted in the trauma centre, in a critical condition. Earlier, Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Juhi Singh held the state's law and order responsible for the incident. "We will take strict action", Abhay Kumar Prasad, Additional Director General of Police, Lucknow said. After this, the police had provided her with security while Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had visited her in hospital and announced assistance of Rs 1 lakh. Read More »

Trump takes down CNN, WWE-style, in Sunday morning tweet

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Now the video is being used by Trump to try and "take down" CNN by showing Trump's old footage from the event that brought in more than 80,000 wrestling fans more than 10 years ago. My use of social media is not Presidential - it's MODERN DAY PRESIDENTIAL . I am thinking about changing the name #FakeNews CNN to #FraudNewsCNN! He said Trump is "the most genuine president and the most non-politician president that we've seen in my lifetime". Read More »

Hales' record-breaking 187* leads Notts to trophy

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Samit Patel, who had bowled so well for three for 51, pulled Rampaul to the man at fine-leg, then Taylor feathered Jade Dernbach behind. Both could have been removed early after Hales was dropped by Ollie Pope on nine and Stoneman by Steven Mullaney on 32, but it was the former's awesome display, eclipsing his previous career-best of 171 for England a year ago, that inspired Nottinghamshire to reach their 298 target. Read More »

China continues strengthening fake islands in West Philippine Sea

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China claims nearly all of the resource-rich South China Sea and Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei and Taiwan have counter claims. Duterte has maintained a soft-landing approach on the territorial dispute with China even after the Philippines won in July 2016 an global arbitration case that sought to invalidate Beijing's claim on South China Sea. Read More »

Owen Smith: Labour might have won the election under my leadership

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Labour's deputy leader Tom Watson has said Jeremy Corbyn's position is "completely secure" despite rifts within the party since his election . "I wasn't anticipating that and Jeremy in that regard absolutely proved me wrong and proved many people wrong and we are now in with a chance of winning the election", he added. Read More »