Taiwan holds drills, says China seeks control of seas

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 02:56:53 -0400

Taiwan’s foreign minister says China wants control of East, South China Seas.

Driver in LA crash that killed 5 charged with murder

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 01:43:03 -0400

The driver suspected of causing a fiery crash that killed five people, including a pregnant woman, near Los Angeles has been charged with murder

Muslim communities fearful after 4 killings in Albuquerque

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 01:05:32 -0400

The killings of four Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico, are sending fear through Muslim communities across the U.S. First was the death of a Muslim man from Afghanistan late last year

Islamic communities fearful after 4 killings in Albuquerque

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 00:22:42 -0400

The killings of four Muslim men in Albuquerque, New Mexico, are sending fear through Muslim communities across the U.S. First was the death of a Muslim man from Afghanistan late last year

Today in History: August 9, atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 00:01:33 -0400

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Aug. 9, the 221st day of 2022. There are 144 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Aug. 9, 1974, Vice President Gerald R. Ford became the nation’s 38th chief executive as President Richard Nixon’s resignation took effect. On this date: In 1854, Henry David Thoreau’s “Walden,” which described Thoreau’s experiences while living near Walden Pond in Massachusetts, was first published. In 1934, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed an executive order nationalizing silver. In 1936, Jesse Owens won his fourth gold medal at the Berlin Olympics as the United States took first place in the 400-meter relay. In 1944, 258 African-American sailors based at Port Chicago, California, refused to load a munitions ship following a cargo vessel explosion that killed 320 men, many of them Black. (Fifty of the sailors were convicted of mutiny, fined and imprisoned.) In 1945, three days after the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan, a...

Southwest attendant suffers broken back in hard landing

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 21:45:29 -0400

A Southwest Airlines flight attendant suffered a compression fracture in her back during a hard landing last month in California

Appeals court restores death sentence for family's death

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 21:18:44 -0400

A federal appeals court has restored the death sentence of a bank robber convicted of killing his best friend, his friend's fiancée and their three children

Death Valley route buried in floods closed for another week

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 01:21:16 -0400

Authorities say a main roadway into Death Valley National Park will remain closed into next week as crews clean up after record-breaking rains damaged the roadway and choked it with mud, rocks and debris

Former coal town comes together in face of Kentucky floods

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 20:44:18 -0400

The town of Fleming-Neon was trying to move beyond an economic disaster when a natural one knocked it back down

UN envoy: Only peace can end Israel-Palestinian violence

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 19:59:30 -0400

The top U.N. Mideast envoy is warning that the ceasefire between Israel and Palestinian militants is “fragile” and the “cycles of violence” will only stop when an independent Palestinian state lives side-by-side with Israel

Graham: The Hundred is inspiring a new generation

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 08:45:00 BST

Phoebe Graham looks ahead to the women's competition in The Hundred, as she links up with Manchester Originals and the tournament aims to build on the Lionesses' success and continue the growth of women's sport...

Spurs agree Udogie deal with Udinese

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 16:50:00 BST

Tottenham have agreed a deal with Udinese to sign their promising young left wing-back Destiny Udogie.

Haggas and Marquand hope exciting filly can defy penalty

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 07:00:00 BST

Lingfield hosts a competitive six-race card live on Sky Sports Racing on Tuesday, featuring an exciting filly from the powerful William Haggas team.

Papers: Milinkovic-Savic to salvage Man Utd window?

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 06:50:00 BST

All the top stories and transfer rumours from Tuesday's national newspapers...

Callum Smith back on AJ-Usyk undercard after frightening KO win

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 06:00:00 BST

The last time Callum Smith fought on an Anthony Joshua vs Oleksandr Usyk undercard he could not celebrate his victory.

Commonwealth Games conclusions and what's next for England

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 06:00:00 BST

After an absorbing Commonwealth Games netball tournament, we look at what comes next for the top netballing nations with a Netball World Cup in South Africa less than a year away.

Everton seal Coady loan | Wolves sign Guedes from Valencia

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 21:00:00 BST

Everton have signed England international Conor Coady on a season-long loan from Wolves, who have captured Goncalo Guedes from Valencia on a five-year deal.

'A moment of inspiration!' - Sarr scores incredible goal from own half!

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 20:22:00 BST

Watford's Ismaila Sarr produced a magical moment for the Hornets as he scored from inside his own half to give them a 1-0 lead over West Brom.

West Brom 1-1 Watford highlights

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 15:47:00 BST

Sarr scores stunner but misses pen as Watford draw with West Brom

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 22:00:00 BST

Ismaila Sarr scored an early contender for Championship goal of the season as Watford played out an entertaining 1-1 draw with fellow promotion hopefuls West Brom at the Hawthorns.

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