It’s a scorcher! The U.S. Midwest and Northeast are being seared by a heat wave with dangerously high temperatures, taxing power grids and putting the … Continue reading
Michael Brantley sends his 100th career home run to right field in the Houston Astros 11-2 win over the Los Angeles Angels.
Welington Castillo took a lead off of second base after a one-out double in the fifth inning against the Royals. The White Sox trailed by … Continue reading
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FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The University of Alaska’s revenue bond ratings have been downgraded. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported Wednesday that Moody’s Investors Service announced … Continue reading
One of the biggest art sculptures the city’s ever commissioned is also one of the heaviest, and it may present a few challenges in the … Continue reading
A 37-year-old Santa Rosa woman who was awaiting sentencing on theft charges has been arrested on new charges, according to police. Photo Credit: Santa Rosa … Continue reading
A Florida man was busted Sunday for using a stun gun during a taped road-rage incident. Nicholas Wagner has been charged with aggravated battery with … Continue reading
A 30-year-old Illinois woman repeatedly grabbed her 43-year-old boyfriend’s genitals and stabbed him in the scrotum with a knife because she didn’t want him to … Continue reading
This Bronx bomber doesn’t like being watched. A villainous bat-man smashed security cameras in a Bronx apartment building, but he didn’t get them all — … Continue reading
1504 – Heinrich Bullinger, Swiss religious reformer, born in Bremgarten, Switzerland (d. 1575) 1718 – Saverio Bettinelli, Italian Jesuit writer, born in Mantua, Lombardy, Italy … Continue reading
1334 – The bishop of Florence blesses the first foundation stone for the new campanile (bell tower) of the Florence Cathedral, designed by the artist … Continue reading
Historical Events 1814 – British capture Prairie du Chien (Wisconsin) 1907 – French troops occupy Casablanca 1947 – US begins administering Trust Territory of Pacific … Continue reading
Standing O: Three cheers for the Brooklyn Hospital Center, which broke ground on a state-of-the-art new Emergency Department to provide Brooklynites with speedy lifesaving care. … Continue reading
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