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Serena Williams' Fiance Alexis Ohanian Says She'll Make An 'Awesome Mom'

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When she was much younger Williams and sister Venus did however take part in a "battle of the sexes" against German Karsten Braasch, who was then world No.203. This is happening sooner than later, and it's going by so fast. Serena and Alexis first met in 2015 at a swanky luncheon in Rome, with Alexis popping the question in December 2016. Read More »

N.Korea fires ballistic missile: South's military

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The launch is part of a string of test-firings in recent months as the North works to build a nuclear-tipped missile that could reach the United States. "Together, we are facing the threat of the reckless and brutal regime in North Korea", Trump said. "Until a transportation corridor is created through the North's territory allowing delivering by land South Korean goods to Russian Federation and China and through them to Europe, South Korea will always remain in a situation of an island", he ... Read More »

Conservative-DUP deal holding up NI power-sharing talks, Sinn Fein says

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The Northern Ireland talks to try to restore the power sharing government failed to reach a successful conclusion at the weekend and missed a deadline. The leader of Sinn Fein , Gerry Adams , insists a deal is possible if the DUP makes concessions to Sinn Fein's values-based agenda, which includes a demand for marriage equality for gay couples, an Irish language Act that will recognize Gaelic as a second official language, and an inquest on killings of Catholic political activists dating ... Read More »

One person dead after trying to steal helicopter at Hillsboro Airport

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No arrests have been made. "He jumped in", Reimann said. With his hood up and hands in his pockets, the man walked from across Northwest Cornell Road toward a barbed-wire fence leading to airport property, Neal said. The Port of Portland said the investigation is being led by the Hillsboro Police Department and referred all questions to them. Neal immediately got his 2-year-old son and wife in the auto for safety. Read More »

Record-breaking: India plants 66 million trees in 12 hours

He said the state forest department alone carried out more than 3.4 crore plantation under the drive. It is noteworthy here that at the initiative of chief minister, 11 lakh saplings are planted on both the banks of Narmada River in Anuppur district on the day. Read More »

Court halts EPA rollback on methane rules

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Natural gas is largely made up of methane, a potent greenhouse gas that traps dozens of times more heat in the planet's atmosphere than the same amount of carbon dioxide. In his April letter, he said he had begun examining a set of EPA regulations known as the Clean Power Plan following an executive order by Trump to "suspend, revise, or rescind" rules that "potentially burdened the development" of US energy sources. Read More »

DougCo man booked on murder charge after weekend shooting

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Sheriff's spokeswoman Lauren LeKander says Huner called 911 at around 10.15pm on Saturday to report the shooting. He posted a $50,000 bond and was released over the weekend. Fifty-eight-year-old Frank Leon Huner of Sedalia faces second-degree murder charges in Saturday's killing of his son, 33-year-old Nicholas Huner. Nicholas Huner had a long criminal history in Colorado, but had an outstanding warrant out of Arapahoe County for failing to appear in court on a felony marijuana distribution ... Read More »

Fireworks responsible for hundreds of injuries over holiday

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Here are some tips from the National Council on Fireworks Safety . Now I must admit, my own mother and wife will both tell you that based on my own past history, I am not qualified to give advice about fireworks safety . "When we think about dangers fires can cause and injuries, we want people to have a true understanding not only that it's illegal in the city and county of Denver, but what the inherent risks are to property and to those that are trying to light these fireworks off, and to ... Read More »

Warriors' Kevin Durant makes huge sacrifice, agrees to two-year, $53M deal

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Golden State is now on pace to go more than $20 million into the luxury tax, which would bring a penalty of $3.75 per dollar spent. Within the first 24 hours of free agency, the Warriors had agreements in place with key reserve Shaun Livingston , two-time MVP Stephen Curry , veteran presence David West , and ultimately sixth man Andre Iguodala , who tested the free agent waters to the fullest before shaking hands with Bob Myers in L.A. Read More »

India's Relations With Israel Grow Warmer With PM Modi's Visit

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This huge population also generates a huge annual nominal GDP. All of these things are very compatible with India's vision. Moreover, in the worldwide press, the increasing clamour for equating Palestine with Kashmir is also pushing India under Modi to become slightly more tightlipped about the former. Read More »

Germany beats Chile 1-0

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Bravo, the penalty-shootout hero in the previous round against Portugal , believes that the result could have gone either way on the balance of the 90 minutes. All of this was in stark contrast to this young and relatively inexperienced German side, who didn't panic, who didn't descend to the petulance of the Chileans, who weren't overly troubled in that second half, even if they were playing largely on the counter attack. Read More »

Paul makes the Rockets better, but it isn't enough

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Aside from Dekker, the Clippers got Patrick Beverley , Lou Williams , Montrezl Harrell , Darrun Hilliard , DeAndre Liggins , Kyle Wiltjer , a protected first-round pick next year and cash considerations. Houston is also rumored to be working on a trade for Paul George , and it is being whispered that Carmelo Anthony is going to be headed there, as well. Read More »

Nick Kyrgios forced to retire in first round of Wimbledon

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The young star has hip and shoulder niggles at present - which may have been the reason for retiring, and has also struggled for motivation since the death of his grandfather in April. Chang served up four double faults and converted only one of the six break points she created to become the first Taiwanese casualty of the third Gram Slam of the year. Read More »

Salahuddin deserves the tag of 'global terrorist: Home Ministry

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AP reported that Salahuddin later led a rally in the city and praised Pakistan for continued support in Kashmir. "His designation as a global terrorist by the U.S. "We have slapped this stupid stride back on the substance of both leaders to make the world comprehend that this silliness can neither debilitate our resolve, nor stop the opportunity battle and the objective situated activities by the flexibility warriors", he said at the swarmed question and answer session. Read More »

Asteroid Day Reminds Us We Haven't Found All The Nearby Space Rocks

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Asteroid Day is held on 30 June each year to mark Earth's largest asteroid impact in recorded history, the Siberia Tunguska event, which devastated over 2,000 km2 of forest, an area the size of any major metropolitan city today. In January, the U.S. government released a document on preparing for the planet to be hit by space rocks. That means Bennu is one of the most risky space rocks we know of because it could one day collide with Earth. Read More »

Tropical depression expected to form later this week

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This one, they think, will turn into a tropical system by the weekend - and maybe the fourth named storm of the year. The so-called cone of error, which shows where a storm could be headed, points it heading northwest toward the chain of islands that separate the eastern Caribbean Sea from the Atlantic Ocean. Read More »

Vettel escapes further punishment over Baku road rage

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Hamilton called Vettel "a disgrace" after the flashpoint in Azerbaijan on 25 June, which came after the Ferrari driver accidentally shunted Hamilton's Mercedes during a safety auto period. The FIA said Monday's meeting was attended by top officials including race director Charlie Whiting and safety director Laurent Mekies. Todt, a former Ferrari boss, recognised that top-level sport was an intense environment where passions ran high and noted also that the Italian team were aligned ... Read More »

Naga Chaitanya's next, an intense drama

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The South famous and young actor Naga Chaitanya tweeted the poster on his Twitter account on Sunday. Handsome actress LavanyaTripathi is sharing the screen space with Chaitu in this action thriller and romantic entertainer. Yuddham Sharanam movie audio launch event will also take place in July. Finally, the movie will have a grand release in the theaters in August. According to the early reports in February, IANS said that Naga Chaitanya soon makes his debut in Tamil Films. Read More »

Vehicle hits pedestrians in East Boston; at least 9 injured

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Boston police, fire firefighters, and emergency personnel are on the scene, state police said. A police source tells 7News that the incident is not terror related and is a case of operator error. A taxi driver lost control of his cab, which caused the crash, WBZ reports . The Boston Globe reports that at least nine people were injured. The crash is under investigation. Read More »

Hawking criticises Trump's decision to opt out of the Paris Accord

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Professor Stephen Hawking strongly criticized U.S. President Donald Trump over his decision to pull America out of the Paris agreement on climate change . He added he he was "elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris". In a statement recently released, a group of scientists, private leaders, and policymakers warned that the world has three years to get climate change under control, or else it becomes impossible to contain the phenomenon within safe limits. Read More »

Police chase suspect throughout Southern Indiana

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Thursday near Shivley. The suspect is driving a red pickup truck and leads police through several counties' worth of back roads before crossing into Indiana. An officer drags him from the vehicle and police can then be seen hitting and kicking the suspect repeatedly. At one point, there were 22 police cars following the driver. Read More »

France's EDF raises cost estimates for UK's Hinkley Point after review

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The total costs, said EDF , are now estimated to be $25.4 billion due to a new understanding of the demands of British regulators and more site preparation work than previously expected. G4S will provide a range of services at the main Hinkley Point C site and associated satellite locations over a 10-year period, and will operate several park and ride sites as well as multiple temporary and permanent offices and training facilities. Read More »

States Balk at Requests From Trump's Voter Fraud Commission

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The Commission limited its June 28 request to "publicly available voter roll data". Cheri Quickmire, executive director of Common Cause in CT, the elections watchdog, said that Kris Kobach, vice chairman of the commission, has been " perpetuating the president's lies about rampant voter fraud". Read More »

NBC5 Forecast: Few More Showers Today and Tonight

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Tonight: Partly cloudy, not too humid. North wind 6 to 10 miles per hour. Time will tell on that one, but for now, forecasters are calling for a 50 percent chance for showers and thunderstorms on Independence Day . Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1 a.m. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. Tuesday, Independence Day: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Read More »

Bharti Singh and fiance Harsh Limbachiyaa to join 'The Kapil Sharma Show'

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It will be fun to see her antics and how she deals with candidates looking for prospective partners. In the promo, you will see Kapil and Chandan together mocking Kapil's fight with Sunil. She says the best thing about the show is that it is a creative freedom and creative show which gives an enhancement to the artist and the team. "I couldn't have asked for more". Read More »