Chicago White Sox

Daywatch: Looting in downtown Chicago, the mad rush to take college tests and marijuana sales soar during pandemic

39 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Good morning, Chicago. Here are some of the top stories you need to know to start your day.
Read more ...

Cubs Q&A: Why isn't Jason Kipnis playing more? How long will they stick with Kris Bryant in the leadoff spot? And what has changed in terms of Anthony Rizzo's leadership?

43 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Mark Gonzales opens the Chicago Cubs mailbag and finds questions about why Jason Kipnis isn't playing more and Anthony Rizzo's history as a leader.
Read more ...

TikTok's US fate reportedly rests on a brawl between two senior White House advisers

TikTok's US fate reportedly rests on a brawl between two senior White House advisers

47 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

The confused messages from the Trump administration about the fate of ByteDance-owned TikTok may stem from a disagreement between two senior White House advisers. According to...
Read more ...

Dana White's Contender Series 28 weigh-in results, live video stream

57 minutes ago   |   MMAjunkie

LAS VEGAS - MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Monday's official Dana White's Contender Series 28 fighter weigh-ins. The early weigh-ins take place at the host...
Read more ...

Global stocks hold up despite latest China-U.S. escalation

Global stocks hold up despite latest China-U.S. escalation

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

This is the web version of the Bull Sheet, Fortune's no-BS daily newsletter on the markets. Sign up to receive it in your inbox here . Good morning. U.S. futures are holding...
Read more ...

Crowds clash with police, steal from downtown Chicago stores

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune


Read more ...

Yemen's UNESCO-listed Old Sanaa houses collapse in heavy rains

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   2 articles

The distinctive brown and white mud-brick houses have long been under threat from conflict and neglect.
Read more ...

Looting in the Gold Coast

1 hour ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Groups of people break store windows and loot stores in Chicago's Gold Coast.
Read more ...

House flipping seems to be pandemic-proof career

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

CHICAGO - Born from the burgeoning real estate market that preceded the Great Recession, flipping homes has become a national fascination over the past two decades. Thrifty...
Read more ...

Touched A Nerve? Trump Flips Out After Anthony Scaramucci Delivers Warning On Fox News

Touched A Nerve? Trump Flips Out After Anthony Scaramucci Delivers Warning On Fox News

2 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

The former White House communications director said the GOP could become "a minority party for a generation" because of Trump.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Almost 100K US kids infected with COVID-19 in last two weeks of July

Almost 100K US kids infected with COVID-19 in last two weeks of July

Almost 100,000 American children tested positive for the coronavirus in the last two weeks of July - an alarming 40 percent rise, according to new data. As officials continue... Read more ...

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

Israeli jeweler makes $1.5m gold coronavirus mask

An Israeli jewelry company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of $1.5 million. Read more ...

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential vote in Belarus

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential vote in Belarus

Vladimir Putin has congratulated his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko on retaining his job following Sunday's election, expressing hope that he will continue to... Read more ...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine entered a pact to buy thousands of COVID-19 antigen...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine entered a pact to buy thousands of COVID-19 antigen tests. After a false positive, he's more skeptical

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive for COVID-19 on August 6, but subsequent tests came back negative. Speaking to CNN, the Republican governor said the experience points to... Read more ...

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Puerto Rico Halts Primary Voting For Centers That Never Received Ballots

Hundreds of frustrated voters were turned away from centers across Puerto Rico that never received ballots. Read more ...

Germany's Social Democrats nominate Finance Minister Scholz as party's...

Germany's Social Democrats nominate Finance Minister Scholz as party's candidate for chancellor in 2021 election

The Social Democrats in Germany proposed Olaf Scholz, the vice chancellor and finance minister and their most high-profile and popular politician, to run to succeed Chancellor... Read more ...

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

Researchers created a test to determine which masks are the least effective

A group of researchers at Duke University created a simple technique to analyze the effectiveness of various types of masks which have become a critical component in stopping... Read more ...

3,000 detained, dozens of protestors & police injured in clashes after...

3,000 detained, dozens of protestors & police injured in clashes after Belarus election

More than 3,000 people were arrested in Belarus overnight as protests engulfed the country after Sunday's election, in which incumbent president, Alexander Lukashenko, retained... Read more ...

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland urges EU to hold extraordinary summit on Belarus after Minsk clashes

Poland on Monday called for an emergency European Union summit on the situation in Belarus after night clashes in Minsk following a presidential election in the country. “The... Read more ...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but...

Trump mocks NYT for ‘fake news' claim he wants his face on Mt. Rushmore, but says it ‘sounds like a good idea'

Donald Trump has denied a New York Times report suggesting that he inquired about updating Mount Rushmore to include his own face, but noted, perhaps jokingly, that he was open... Read more ...