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School district ready for new school year, new school

Once schools do resume, teachers and staff may have to shoulder the added responsibility of making sure kids regain a sense of routine. Previous year the dist...


Steelers land S Wilcox in deal with Buccaneers

Ward is expected to sign with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , according to multiple reports. The trade was the Steelers' third in the past two days and fifth maj...


Eighteen patients died 'unnecessarily' waiting for organ transplants in Havering

Dr Guha says he would be happy to talk to or meet with anyone who would like to know more about organ donation or his story. Ann Bevan and Nick Tarr with all...


Czech Republic vs Germany UEFA WC Qualifying

Hummels headed home in the 88th minute to win the game. RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner earned a starting berth with three goals in four appearances at the...


Cleveland police union will not hold flag after 'ignorant' Browns anthem protest

Prior to the team's August 21st game against the New York Giants, at least nine Browns players took a knee for the anthem . Cleveland .com interviewed Clev...


Zambia all but end Algeria World Cup hopes with 3-1 triumph

In the 56th minute, Sakala received his marching orders after a unsafe foul on an Algerian player and left the hosts with 10 men. In the last five matches of ...


Updated expectations after win over Florida

And as you go through life you're always going to have bumps. Wolverines quarterback Wilton Speight threw a risky, high pass over the middle that his rece...


Florida State QB Deondre Francois to miss remainder of season

His 82 receiving yards give him 1,896 career receiving yards, good enough for fifth best all-time at Alabama. Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois suf...


Boris Johnson warns Aung San Suu Kyi over treatment of Rohingya

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday expressed concern over reports of violence in Myanmar's northwest and urged security forces to show rest...


California governor declares state of emergency for wildfire

The fire was only 10 percent contained with more than 500 firefighters battling it. Huge flames are burning on hilltops and smoke is visible for miles around....


Bay Area smoky skies due to Northern California fires

It's being fought by security site fire crews, with help from a helicopter able to detect any aerial release of radiation. "We encourage the fire fighters whe...


Hydration is Key for Crews Battling Ponderosa Fire

Officials said Ballenger is suspected of recklessly starting a campfire outside of a designated campground and allowing it to escape. It was 40 percent containe...


Dr Reddy's gets favourable verdict in patent litigation in US

Indivior has said it would not be able to rely on patents to prevent Dr. Reddy's from making and marketing a generic alternative to Suboxone Film in the United...


Walmart commits $20M to support relief efforts

All money generated from haircuts will be donated to the American Red Cross . The Giants on Thursday night pledged $1 million dollars to Houston's Hurricane...


Say It Isn't So! Prince's Sister Says His Favorite Color Wasn't Purple

Nelson was promoting the first official Prince exhibit featuring artifacts and items that are said to have never left his private estate in Minneapolis. Openi...


Osteen: Houston megachurch 'has always been open,' despite flooding

Photo via Wikimedia Commons "You know, I'm not really concerned about the Twitter critics", the told ET's Kevin Frazier . Celebrity televangelist Joel Oste...


Mumbai building collapse kills at least 11

The officials said that eight fire engines, one rescue van and ambulances were at the collapse site to assist the personnel in rescue operations. "Our priorit...


Hurricane Harvey: Tyler Perry donates United States dollars 1 million

Perry is also donating $250,000 to Beyoncé's pastor, Rudy Rasmus , though he didn't disclose what other organizations would receive the remaining $500,000. O...


Mumbai building collapses, as many as 40 feared trapped

We couldn't see anything due to the dust and smoke. "Once the dust settled, we realized it was a building collapse", area resident Amina Sheikh told Reuters. Ma...


Tyler Perry Steps Up for Houston-and Joel Osteen

Perry said he plans on donating another $500,000 but is still trying to decide where to give. Senior Pastor Joel Osteen at Lakewood Church in Texas in 201...


At least 11 dead as building collapses in Mumbai

All that remained of the building was a large mound of rubble and steel rods encircled by other houses including what appeared to be a tall building. The munici...


Malala calls for end to violence against Rohingya Muslims

The military has said almost 400 people, a lot of them insurgents, have died in clashes. In addition to Myanmar, the President also commissioned Foreign Minis...


Algeria: Zambia Down Algeria for First Win

Algeria Stay rooted to the bottom of Group B on1 point, one point behind 3rd placed Cameroon who lost 4-0 away to Nigeria. "Nigeria lead the group but I beli...


Nigeria thrash African champions Cameroon

Just in case you missed the match, check out all the Goals highlights and drop your comments. The team is expected to immediately jet out for the second leg...


Costa Rica deals blow to US World Cup hopes

The Americans (2-3-2) will visit Honduras (2-3-2) for a Tuesday afternoon kickoff in boiling San Pedro Sula before wrapping up the schedule next month against...


California reports first deaths of 2017 from West Nile virus

The California Department of Public Health says it can not provide additional patient details including demographic information and name of hospital providing c...


Leonardo DiCaprio may be offered to play the Joker

Leonardo DiCaprio has emerged as an early frontrunner for the role of The Joker in the forthcoming film about the character's origin story, which is being ...


Visa Responds to Hurricane Harvey in Texas

Yusko, who has responded to a number of disasters, including Hurricane Katrina, said Harvey "is going to be a Katrina-type disaster". The convoy of 33 English...


Plot Twist: Prince's Favorite Color Was Not Purple

Prince's orange Cloud guitar, of course. It seemed he had a favorite color…and it was purple. The sister of the late musician Prince told the Evening St...


Harvey Taking His Toll on Gas Tanks Too

The storm has forced shipping ports to close as well. As Tropical Storm Harvey continues to bear down on southeastern Texas, gas prices across the country...


Zambia cut Super Eagles' lead in Group B with win over Algeria

The defeat to a Zambia team that played most of the second half with 10 men leaves Algeria - Africa's top-ranked team a few years ago - with little hope o...


Judge Blocks Texas Ban on Dismemberment Abortions Tearing Babies Limb From Limb

AUSTIN - Physicians in Texas will still be able to perform a common second-trimester abortion procedure at least for the next two weeks, after a federal judge i...


Rutgers player absolutely destroys Jake Browning with hit

This was an entirely different tale than the matchup a year ago - a 48-13 UW victory at Husky Stadium when the hosts jumped out to a 24-0 lead after the first q...


Seattle group takes in dogs from Texas

Before they packed up the vans, some of the dogs had to take a quick break to run around. Of the 50 dogs expected to arrive in Hillsboro, the Oregon Humane So...


Heavy rain brings floods, traffic snarls to Mumbai

Millions more have been cut off from food and clean water. Rains have also damaged homes, farmlands and transport facilities. Villages have become isolated by...