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Three takeaways from 2019 NBA awards show

THREE TAKEAWAYS FROM 2019 NBA AWARDS SHOW

Current NBA players, basketball legends and others received recognition for their efforts on and off the court.

Trump Imposes New Iran Sanctions

TRUMP IMPOSES NEW IRAN SANCTIONS

President Trump has signed an executive order targeting Iran's supreme leader and his associates with financial sanctions, the AP reports....

 
 
 
Trump signs more sanctions punishing Iran after it shot down a US drone

TRUMP SIGNS MORE SANCTIONS PUNISHING IRAN AFTER IT SHOT DOWN A US DRONE

President Donald Trump announced a series of new sanctions on Iranian supreme leader Ali Khamenei and other key officials. The sanctions...

SCOTUS strikes down ban on ‘scandalous' and ‘immoral' trademarks

SCOTUS STRIKES DOWN BAN ON ‘SCANDALOUS' AND ‘IMMORAL' TRADEMARKS

An unusual configuration of justices from both ideological wings of the Supreme Court came together Monday to strike down provisions...

 
 
 
Supreme Court says law banning registration of 'scandalous' trademarks violates First Amendment

SUPREME COURT SAYS LAW BANNING REGISTRATION OF 'SCANDALOUS' TRADEMARKS VIOLATES FIRST AMENDMENT

The 6-3 ruling could open the doors to more requests to register words or phrases that have been considered vulgar, a concern that...

Supreme Court Strikes Down Ban On Trademarking 'Immoral,' 'Scandalous' Words, Symbols

SUPREME COURT STRIKES DOWN BAN ON TRADEMARKING 'IMMORAL,' 'SCANDALOUS' WORDS, SYMBOLS

The decision paves the way for a clothing line, FUCT, to get its trademark. But the justices were split on how far is too far and which...

 
 
 
Roundup's Other Problem: Glyphosate is Sourced from Controversial Mines

ROUNDUP'S OTHER PROBLEM: GLYPHOSATE IS SOURCED FROM CONTROVERSIAL MINES

Roundup, the world's top herbicide, has been mired in controversy in recent months as the jurors in three court cases have found it...

Court battle looms as around 250 women prepare to sue breast implant manufacturer

COURT BATTLE LOOMS AS AROUND 250 WOMEN PREPARE TO SUE BREAST IMPLANT MANUFACTURER

Allegations that breast implants can trigger cancer have been made in the UK since 2011. Pictured, Julie Harris is one of some 250...

 
 
 
Tennis greats applaud Barty's rise to No. 1

TENNIS GREATS APPLAUD BARTY'S RISE TO NO. 1

SYDNEY - Australia's greatest female tennis players, Margaret Court and Evonne Goolagong Cawley, have joined in celebrating the rise...

Trump said if he had 'one do-over' as president it would be choosing Jeff Sessions as attorney general

TRUMP SAID IF HE HAD 'ONE DO-OVER' AS PRESIDENT IT WOULD BE CHOOSING JEFF SESSIONS AS ATTORNEY GENERAL

President Donald Trump told "Meet the Press'" Chuck Todd that if he had one do-over as president, it would be the nomination of Jeff...

 
 
 
Man convicted in Charlottesville attack asks for “mercy”

MAN CONVICTED IN CHARLOTTESVILLE ATTACK ASKS FOR “MERCY”

RICHMOND, Va. - A man convicted in a deadly car attack on a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia is...

Supreme Court Overturns Precedent In Property Rights Case. A Sign Of Things To Come?

SUPREME COURT OVERTURNS PRECEDENT IN PROPERTY RIGHTS CASE. A SIGN OF THINGS TO COME?

For the second time in weeks the court's five conservatives teamed up to overturn decades of precedent, to the consternation of the...

 
 
 
Four additional states join lawsuit seeking to block T-Mobile/Sprint merger

FOUR ADDITIONAL STATES JOIN LAWSUIT SEEKING TO BLOCK T-MOBILE/SPRINT MERGER

More than a dozen state attorneys general have now signed on to the complaint By Sarah D. Young of ConsumerAffairs June 21, 2019 At...

Trump to nominate Mark Esper to be next defense secretary

TRUMP TO NOMINATE MARK ESPER TO BE NEXT DEFENSE SECRETARY

President Donald Trump says he will nominate Mark Esper to be the next U.S. defense secretary. Esper, who is currently Army secretary,...

 
 
 
Supreme Court tosses conviction of black inmate tried 6 times for same murder

SUPREME COURT TOSSES CONVICTION OF BLACK INMATE TRIED 6 TIMES FOR SAME MURDER

The case was featured on the second season of the podcast, "In The Dark."

Chiwetel Ejiofor Joins Charlize Theron in Netflix's The Old Guard

CHIWETEL EJIOFOR JOINS CHARLIZE THERON IN NETFLIX'S THE OLD GUARD

Chiwetel Ejiofor joins Charlize Theron in Netflix's The Old Guard According to Deadline , Academy Award-nominated actor Chiwetel Ejiofor...

 
 
 
Pittsburgh resident, Syrian man arrested on terrorism charges after allegedly planning church attack appears in court

PITTSBURGH RESIDENT, SYRIAN MAN ARRESTED ON TERRORISM CHARGES AFTER ALLEGEDLY PLANNING CHURCH ATTACK APPEARS IN COURT

A 21-year-old Pittsburgh resident and Syrian refugee accused of planning an attack on a Christian church on the city's North Side and...

Sprint slides as 4 more state AGs join the court battle against its merger with T-Mobile

SPRINT SLIDES AS 4 MORE STATE AGS JOIN THE COURT BATTLE AGAINST ITS MERGER WITH T-MOBILE

Sprint tumbled as much as 5% on Friday after a report from Bloomberg said four more states are joining a lawsuit against the carrier's...

 
 
 
Frances McDormand's 10 Greatest Roles, Ranked

FRANCES MCDORMAND'S 10 GREATEST ROLES, RANKED

Frances McDormand is one of the finest actors working today. She's been nominated for five Academy Awards, winning two, got awarded...

Colorado school shooting suspect targeted those who ridiculed him, police say

COLORADO SCHOOL SHOOTING SUSPECT TARGETED THOSE WHO RIDICULED HIM, POLICE SAY

A high school student accused of opening fire in a Colorado school told investigators he targeted those who mocked his gender identity,...