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‘A lot of noise for nothing,' Michel Platini's lawyer says as ex-UEFA boss released from custody

‘A lot of noise for nothing,' Michel Platini's lawyer says as ex-UEFA boss released from custody

5 minutes ago   |   RT

Former UEFA boss Michel Platini has been released from French custody on Wednesday after being questioned by police on alleged corruption during the awarding of the 2022 World...
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France leads world rankings in vaccine skepticism as mistrust grows

France leads world rankings in vaccine skepticism as mistrust grows

39 minutes ago   |   RT

Vaccination mistrust is highest in developed nations, with France the most skeptical, says new research. Public mistrust in vaccines is having a negative effect on the fight...
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South Korea to send 50,000 tons of rice to North Korea

2 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

South Korea says it plans to send 50,000 tons of rice to North Korea through the World Food Program, in its second aid package announced over the past month as it seeks to help...
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The veritas hurts: Kyle Kashuv wasn't owed a spot at Harvard

3 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

A young man who two years ago wrote racist and anti-Semitic words isn't going to the nation's oldest college after all. This is fine. While we don't want a world in which...
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Tyrese Haliburton makes first cut for Team USA U19 World Cup roster

Tyrese Haliburton makes first cut for Team USA U19 World Cup roster

6 hours ago   |   KCCI

Haliburton is one of 18 finalists looking to make 12-man squad.
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Angelina Jolie Joins TIME as Contributing Editor

7 hours ago   |   Time

Edward Felsenthal, Editor in Chief and CEO of TIME, announced today that Angelina Jolie will join TIME as a Contributing Editor. Writing on a variety of topics, focusing...
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Bruges to limit tourists due to fears of being like ‘Disneyland'

Bruges to limit tourists due to fears of being like ‘Disneyland'

12 hours ago   |   New York Post

Another city has fallen victim to the scourge of tourism. This time, it's the popular Belgian pitstop of Bruges, an UNESCO World Heritage city known for its medieval buildings...
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Stage Is Set For 1st KPMG Women's PGA Championship At Hazeltine

12 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Twin Cities are at the center of the golfing world for two of the next three weeks. It starts Wednesday with the KPMG Women's PGA Championship, followed by...
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U.S. Air Quality Slips After Decades of Improvement

14 hours ago   |   Time

After decades of improvement, America's air may not be getting any cleaner. Over the last two years the nation had more polluted air days than just a few years earlier, federal...
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Facebook Unveils Cryptocurrency Despite Privacy Concerns

14 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

As it continues to explore new business models that may work in a world focused on privacy rather than broadly sharing data online, Facebook on Tuesday revealed plans for its...
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Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

The president is hoping to replicate the dynamics that allowed him to capture the Republican Party nomination and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on... Read more ...

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Feds seize $1 billion worth of cocaine in massive Philadelphia drug bust

Federal authorities discovered 16.5 tons of cocaine on a ship in a Philadelphia and arrested members of the crew in one of the largest drug busts in the area's history... Read more ...

‘Attack squirrel' hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust

‘Attack squirrel' hopped up on meth rescued during drug bust

Rocky's got nothing on this flying squirrel. An “attack squirrel” in a cage was hopped up on methamphetamine so it would stay aggressive, authorities said. Limestone County... Read more ...

Rocket hits Basra oil headquarter site of Exxon, Royal Dutch Shell

Rocket hits Basra oil headquarter site of Exxon, Royal Dutch Shell

A rocket was fired at the headquarters of a number of global oil companies, including ExxonMobil, west of Basra, Iraq on Wednesday, injuring three Iraqi workers. Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to listeria concerns

You might want to check the fridge. Read more ...

US team gets big lift from newcomer in Gold Cup opener

US team gets big lift from newcomer in Gold Cup opener

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Newcomer Tyler Boyd scored two goals to guide the United States past overmatched Guyana 4-0 to start the CONCACAF Gold Cup on Tuesday night, getting the... Read more ...

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

'Hunger Games' author Suzanne Collins releasing a prequel about Panem

A new prequel to the hit book series is coming to a district near you in 2020. Read more ...

Canada's Trudeau Approves Controversial Pipeline Expansion

Canada's Trudeau Approves Controversial Pipeline Expansion

The prime minister first approved the project, which is opposed by many environmental groups, in 2016, but Tuesday's announcement means construction can begin later this year... Read more ...