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Stranded Ship Off Mauritius Coast Breaks in Two, Spilling Tons More Oil Near Protected Ocean Waters

Stranded Ship Off Mauritius Coast Breaks in Two, Spilling Tons More Oil Near Protected Ocean Waters

46 minutes ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

The grounded Japanese ship that leaked tons of oil near protected areas off the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius has split apart, officials said Saturday, with its...
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President Trump Dodges Question on QAnon Conspiracy Theory

4 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump on Friday twice ignored a question about whether he supports QAnon , a convoluted, right-wing, pro-Trump conspiracy theory. A reporter asked the...
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Fantasy Football 2020: 2-Round Mock Draft, Top Team Names and League Names

6 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

A lot goes into having a successful fantasy football season, from landing talent and value during the draft to managing weekly roster changes, paying the waiver wire and even...
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Citi's $900 Million Blunder Raises Stakes in Revlon Showdown

16 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Even for Citigroup Inc., it was big money. On Wednesday, loan operations staff at the New York bank wired $900 million, seemingly on behalf of Revlon Inc., to lenders of the...
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Miami businessman pleads guilty in Vermont ski fraud case

18 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A Miami businessman accused of being the mastermind behind the largest fraud case in Vermont's history pleaded guilty on Friday over a failed plan to build a biotechnology...
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Investigation underway after Evanston school officials get threatening messages following school reopening plans

Investigation underway after Evanston school officials get threatening messages following school reopening plans

18 hours ago   |   WGN TV

EVANSTON, Ill. - An investigation is underway in Evanston after School District 65 received at least one email to the school board, which was deemed threatening - on top of...
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Struggling to Focus? How to Improve Your Attention Span When ‘the World Is Sick'

1 day ago   |   Time

If your mind wanders off before you finish reading this sentence, you're not alone. Months into the COVID-19 pandemic , many of us are still learning to live with an ambient...
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Yale Accused by Justice Department of Discriminating Against Asian American and White Applicants

1 day ago   |   Time

Yale University illegally discriminates against Asian Americans and White applicants in undergraduate admissions, the Justice Department told the school in a blistering letter...
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‘I Should Be Presumed Innocent.' Hong Kong Media Tycoon Jimmy Lai Criticizes His Arrest

1 day ago   |   Time

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai said he was arrested on “trumped up” charges, pushing back against landmark national security legislation that has raised questions about press...
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Only Native American on Death Row Set to Be Executed on August 26

1 day ago   |   Time

The only Native American on federal death row lost a bid Thursday to push back his execution date. Unless Lezmond Mitchell gets relief from another court or is granted...
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Saturday's Pirates-Reds game postponed

Saturday's Pirates-Reds game postponed

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President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

It remains unclear how the president's orders will affect the app's 100 million U.S. users. Read more ...

Bruins' Tuukka Rask opts out of NHL playoffs after bizarre comments

Bruins' Tuukka Rask opts out of NHL playoffs after bizarre comments

The Boston Bruins will be without their No. 1 goalie for the remainder of the 2020 NHL playoffs. Tuukka Rask announced Saturday that he was opting out of the playoffs with... Read more ...

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask opts out of Stanley Cup playoffs

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask opts out of Stanley Cup playoffs

Rask claimed some things are more important than hockey: namely, his family. Read more ...

UFC 252 price: How much does PPV cost to watch Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel...

UFC 252 price: How much does PPV cost to watch Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3 on ESPN?

Here's everything to know about watching the UFC 252 pay-per-view, including the price and how to live stream Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier 3. Read more ...

What channel is Trail Blazers vs. Grizzlies on today? TV schedule, start...

What channel is Trail Blazers vs. Grizzlies on today? TV schedule, start time for NBA play-in tournament

Damian Lillard has been on fire for the Trail Blazers lately, but Rookie of the Year candidate Ja Morant is hoping his Grizzlies can pull off the upset in the NBA play-in game. Read more ...

NHL playoff games today: Full TV schedule to watch Saturday's 2020 Stanley...

NHL playoff games today: Full TV schedule to watch Saturday's 2020 Stanley Cup playoff games

Here's everything to know about watching NHL playoff games in 2020, including a complete TV schedule updated with start times and channels for every series. Read more ...

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California's power operator was directed to turn off electricity to approximately 200,000 to 250,000 customers at a time in rotating power outages. Read more ...

Radical? Inspirational? A token choice? What's the truth about Kamala Harris?

Radical? Inspirational? A token choice? What's the truth about Kamala Harris?

Kamala Harris's appointment as Joe Biden's vice-presidential running mate has sparked myriad opinions from all along the political spectrum. But what's true and what's... Read more ...

Spanish GP: Hamilton tops final practice ahead of qualifying

Spanish GP: Hamilton tops final practice ahead of qualifying

MONTMELO, Spain - Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton was fastest in final practice for the Spanish Grand Prix ahead of qualifying later on Saturday, where he will go for a... Read more ...