• Mexico Dominates Honduras in Qualifier Action, Remains atop CONCACAF Standings
Mexico Dominates Honduras in Qualifier Action, Remains atop CONCACAF Standings

Mexico faces Portugal, New Zealand and Russian Federation in the Confederations Cup group stage, while El Salvador, Jamaica and Curacao await in the Gold Cup. It erased a disappointing opening half that saw Trinidad and Tobago forward Kenwyne Jones create the best chance before the break with a close-range header that struck the crossbar.

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  • Ohio State reportedly offers job to Greg McDermott
Ohio State reportedly offers job to Greg McDermott

Earlier on Wednesday, current Chicago Bulls & former Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg was reportedly a candidate for the job but on Wednesday night, Hoiberg appeared to have fanned those flames. The Buckeyes were 17-15 last season and went to the NIT in 2015-16. "But I'm head coach of the Bulls and have no intention of leaving". The Bluejays ha...

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  • Child found in Illinois garage may have been killed in 2013
Child found in Illinois garage may have been killed in 2013

A man was arrested on sex trafficking charges after his wife told Las Vegas police she had been sex trafficked for two years. The Associated Press is withholding the woman's name to avoid identifying the children and because authorities said she is considered a victim in the sex trafficking and prostitution case.

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  • Cuomo Announces Climate and Jobs Initiative Partnership With Cornell University
Cuomo Announces Climate and Jobs Initiative Partnership With Cornell University

The Trump administration formally announced that it would withdraw the United States from the landmark Paris climate accord yesterday, prompting dozens of mayors to adopt the historic agreement themselves. Rep. Chris Collins, R-Clarence, Erie County, came out in support of Trump's decision, calling the Paris agreement "just another example of...

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  • Kansas Governor Promises to Veto Budget-Fixing Tax Hike
Kansas Governor Promises to Veto Budget-Fixing Tax Hike

Legislators exchanged emotional endorsements and sharp criticism about the bill's expansion of a state tax credit to help inspire donations for private school scholarships. The plan is a larger than one rejected by the House earlier Monday when the tax hike was tied to a school funding increase. Many lawmakers didn't like bundling the two big pro...

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  • Harvard University Revokes 10 Acceptance Offers Due to 'Obscene Memes'
Harvard University Revokes 10 Acceptance Offers Due to 'Obscene Memes'

The students had uploaded images mocking child abuse, sexual assault, paedophilia, and the Holocaust to a messaging group referred to as 'Harvard memes for horny bourgeois teens'. The group chat itself was an offshoot of an offshoot. Those who attend elite universities such as Harvard are supposedly the leaders of tomorrow, and to allow s...

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  • DeVos non-committal on private school LGBT discrimination
DeVos non-committal on private school LGBT discrimination

Department of Education won't be issuing decrees to schools about discrimination, leaving the future of LGBT students, for example, unclear under any federal voucher program. She was questioned on Tuesday by Sen. In a later interview, DeVos said the answer "probably wasn't the best illustration I could have given". On the administration's pro...

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  • Al Pacino to play Joe Paterno in movie
Al Pacino to play Joe Paterno in movie

Sandusky was sentenced to 60 years in prison for the abuse, which allegedly took place over a 15-year period, from 1994 to 2009. One of the uglier American fascinations of recent years has surrounded the story of the disgraced Penn State assistant football coach, Jerry Sandusky .

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  • Florida man stuffs 15 bottles of motor oil, 30 DVDs into pants
Florida man stuffs 15 bottles of motor oil, 30 DVDs into pants

DVDs - one of which was "Lassie: Best Friends Are Forever" down his trousers while detective Ryan watched through his window. The video shows Hall waddling out of the door with an unnatural, yet deliberate gait, all the while holding his waistline to ensure his spoils - and his trousers - didn't come crashing down before he got to his vehicle, whic...

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  • Former TSA boss among candidates for Federal Bureau of Investigation director
Former TSA boss among candidates for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Comey associates have said that the former FBI chief wrote a memo following a February 14 Oval Office meeting stating that Trump asked him to end the bureau's probe of Flynn, who was sacked on February 13. White House press secretary Sean Spicer says Trump met Tuesday with former TSA Administrator head John Pistole as well as with Chris Wray, a f...

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  • 3rd worker found dead after blast at Wisconsin corn mill
3rd worker found dead after blast at Wisconsin corn mill

The names of both victims are not being released until family has been notified. The plant has multiple levels, and part of a mill complex collapsed as a result of the explosion. An email sent to the Associated Press by Vice President of Operations Derrick Clark at Didion said the cause of the blast remains unclear and affirmed the company's co...

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  • Kelly Defends Plan For Russia Back Channel As A 'Good Thing'
Kelly Defends Plan For Russia Back Channel As A 'Good Thing'

Current and former Trump administration officials told The New York Times that they now believe that meeting in December could have been when Kushner tried to reach out to the Russians. McMaster said in a press conference Saturday that the United States has backchannels with several countries, suggesting that the matter shouldn't be cause for con...

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  • United States hackers could have framed Russia: Putin
United States hackers could have framed Russia: Putin

Kelly said that Putin hinted that the Central Intelligence Agency could have even been behind the hacking, noting that many people were once certain that Moscow was behind the assassination of former U.S. Comey agree that that is what was said?" "I just find it incredible how you created a sensation where there wasn't anything at all". "Yo...

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  • Kershaw gets 2000th career strikeout
Kershaw gets 2000th career strikeout

Following the record number of strikeouts from Clayton Kershaw and the rest of the Dodgers staff was a remarkable feat that Kenley Jansen has amassed over the first two plus months of the 2017 season. Pedro Martinez got there in 1,715 1/3 innings. He also became the fourth pitcher to reach that mark while in a Dodgers uniform, joining Sandy Kouf...

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  • Pittsburgh to Trump: You don't speak for us on climate
Pittsburgh to Trump: You don't speak for us on climate

In television interviews the morning after Trump's announcement, Vice President Mike Pence and Kellyanne Conway, a senior White House aide, defended Trump's decision as a reassertion of America's sovereignty. Fiji's Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, who is the incoming head of the UN Climate Change Conferences, which formalised the 2015 pact, said ...

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  • Who from Upstate NY reached the Scripps National Spelling Bee finals?
Who from Upstate NY reached the Scripps National Spelling Bee finals?

Kumar, 11, lowered her head as she stepped off the stage, but she said she won't let herself feel too discouraged because as a sixth grader she has the opportunity to try again next year. Louisville Courier-News organized the first competition in 1925. The bee opened Tuesday with 291 spellers, the largest field in its 90-year history.

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  • Protesters Gather In Foley Square For New York's 'March For Truth'
Protesters Gather In Foley Square For New York's 'March For Truth'

Organizers also say their primary goals include getting an independent commission established for the Russian Federation investigations, keeping the public as informed as possible and getting Congress to demand that Trump release his tax returns .

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  • More Kathy Griffin shows cancelled as backlash over beheaded Trump video grows
More Kathy Griffin shows cancelled as backlash over beheaded Trump video grows

A Republican Party spokesman is attacking Kathy Griffin's press conference in which she said President Donald Trump and his family are targeting her over a controversial photo shoot . Bloom also said that Griffin's photo was meant to be a "parody of Trump's own sexist remarks" about journalist Megyn Kelly . The redhead has apologized fo...

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  • Evergreen closes due to 'direct threat to campus safety'
Evergreen closes due to 'direct threat to campus safety'

After weeks of unrest, hundreds of students protested last week , citing institutional racism and bias on the campus by some of the college's employees. Weinstein has gone on Fox News to talk about the controversy and penned an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal . It's unclear whether Thursday's events are linked to the protests or to Weinstein...

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  • Trump tweets article with unnamed source after criticizing reports with unnamed sources
Trump tweets article with unnamed source after criticizing reports with unnamed sources

He said that he believes Trump's presidential performance "has been quite poor" so far, but he added that Trump has grounds to say that the media is biased against him. Representative Adam Schiff said in an interview with ABC News. "That is not a back channel", he argued. And others doubted there was any naivete on the part of Kushner who i...

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