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Adam Hollingsworth joins Jones Day's investigations and white collar defense team in Cleveland

Adam Hollingsworth joins Jones Day's investigations and white collar defense team in Cleveland

Adam Hollingsworth has joined the Cleveland office of Jones Day as Of Counsel in the global law firm's Investigations & White Collar Defense Practice....
Burned bones found in rural Missouri identified as teen's

Burned bones found in rural Missouri identified as teen's

A Missouri woman was charged Tuesday with killing the autistic teenage daughter she gave up for adoption as a baby, weeks after the girl's remains were found in a burn pit on her...
Army-Navy to play in NJ in 2021; Philadelphia 4 more times

Army-Navy to play in NJ in 2021; Philadelphia 4 more times

With a chance to try something different, Army and Navy instead chose to stick with tradition....
Bolin to start at QB for Rutgers

Bolin to start at QB for Rutgers

Kyle Bolin has won the starting quarterback job at Rutgers....
'It's like nothing else': Solar eclipse inspires awe

'It's like nothing else': Solar eclipse inspires awe

Explore the best photos as the Moon casts a swathe of the US into darkness....
Iraqi forces close in on IS-held town west of Mosul

Iraqi forces close in on IS-held town west of Mosul

Iraqi forces made significant progress as they closed in on the Islamic State-held town of Tal Afar, west of Mosul, the U.S.-led coalition and an Iraqi military spokesman said...
Watch live: Total solar eclipse crosses United States

Watch live: Total solar eclipse crosses United States

If you're not able to witness today’s total solar eclipse, don’t fret: WWL-TV and CBS News will be live streaming the phenomenon as it happens across the United States....
Watch live: Baton Rouge seeing partial solar eclipse

Watch live: Baton Rouge seeing partial solar eclipse

If you're not able to witness today’s total solar eclipse, don’t fret: News networks are live streaming the phenomenon from several U.S. locations beginning at noon Central time....
Could Missy Elliott replace a Confederate statue?

Could Missy Elliott replace a Confederate statue?

Missy Elliott achieved success "without owning a slave", says a petition for the star to replace a statue in Portsmouth, Virginia....
Union's Maurice Edu finally returns to field with Bethlehem Steel

Union's Maurice Edu finally returns to field with Bethlehem Steel

"I kind of played free," the veteran midfielder said. "I wasn't too worried about my injury at this point."...
Talor Gooch rallies to win first Web.com Tour title

Talor Gooch rallies to win first Web.com Tour title

Talor Gooch rallied to win the News Sentinel Open on Sunday to wrap up a PGA Tour card for next season with his first Web.com Tour victory....
Solar eclipse could cost U.S. businesses $700 million in productivity

Solar eclipse could cost U.S. businesses $700 million in productivity

About $200 million of that will be seen in the areas of the nation in the prime viewing area, where traffic is expected to increase dramatically....
Solar eclipse weather: Latest cloud cover map for Monday's eclipse

Solar eclipse weather: Latest cloud cover map for Monday's eclipse

The sky cover forecast is key for getting the best view of the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse....
Powerball 8/19/17 winning numbers, live lottery results for Saturday's $541M drawing

Powerball 8/19/17 winning numbers, live lottery results for Saturday's $541M drawing

The winning Powerball numbers were drawn Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 11 p.m. The Powerball jackpot drawing tonight (8/19/2017) is worth an estimated $541.9 million for a single...
How to Livestream the Solar Eclipse

How to Livestream the Solar Eclipse

Because it's 2017, you don't actually have to step foot outside to watch the Great American Eclipse - rather, you can enjoy one of nature's wonders from the comforts of your home,...
Stenson takes 1-stroke lead after 3rd round at Wyndham

Stenson takes 1-stroke lead after 3rd round at Wyndham

Henrik Stenson kept his cool when some birdie chances turned into pars. That patience paid off late in his round....
Pliskova sweeps into Cincinnati semis, Nadal comes up short

Pliskova sweeps into Cincinnati semis, Nadal comes up short

Defending champion Karolina Pliskova pulled off a doubleheader sweep Friday at the Western & Southern Open, reaching the semifinals by winning a pair of matches with little rest...
Ghim, Humphrey, Redman, Lawrence into US Amateur semifinals

Ghim, Humphrey, Redman, Lawrence into US Amateur semifinals

Doug Ghim advanced to the semifinals of the U.S. Amateur on Friday with a 2-and-1 victory over Scotland’s Connor Syme....
Sutherland, Short share Dick’s Sporting Goods Open lead

Sutherland, Short share Dick’s Sporting Goods Open lead

Kevin Sutherland shot a 7-under 65 for a share of the Dick’s Sporting Goods Open lead Friday, three years after scorching the En-Joie course for the only 59 in PGA Tour Champions...
Should Confederate statues be removed from the U.S. Capitol?

Should Confederate statues be removed from the U.S. Capitol?

Do you think Confederate monuments be removed from the U.S. Capitol?...
Muguruza rallies to reach Cincinnati quarterfinals

Muguruza rallies to reach Cincinnati quarterfinals

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza overcame a long rain delay in the third set and fought off three match points Thursday before advancing to the quarterfinals of the Western &...
Matt Every ties 1st-round record at Wyndham with 61

Matt Every ties 1st-round record at Wyndham with 61

Matt Every matched the Wyndham Championship’s first-round record with a 9-under 61 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead....
Trump scraps business councils after CEOs quit over race comments

Trump scraps business councils after CEOs quit over race comments

Donald Trump disbands two business advisory councils after corporate CEOs quit in protest over his remarks on the violence in Charlottesville....
Powerball 8/16/17 winning numbers, live lottery results for Wednesday's $430M drawing

Powerball 8/16/17 winning numbers, live lottery results for Wednesday's $430M drawing

The winning Powerball numbers were drawn Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 11 p.m. The Powerball jackpot drawing tonight (8/16/2017) is worth an estimated $430 million payout for a...
Overdoses on the road: Drugged driving rises as a menace

Overdoses on the road: Drugged driving rises as a menace

An SUV crashed after all four occupants overdosed on heroin in North Carolina. The same day, a man in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, grabbed the steering wheel after his grandson lost...
Eclipse watchers 'will look at other world's sky'

Eclipse watchers 'will look at other world's sky'

A NASA scientist says the spectacle "is something that changes your life" and will make viewers' instincts "go a little crazy"....
South Carolina coach suspends G Rakym Felder indefinitely

South Carolina coach suspends G Rakym Felder indefinitely

South Carolina guard Rakym Felder has been suspended indefinitely and won’t attend classes this fall, another blow to a thinning Gamecock backcourt that reached the Final Four this...
Wyndham provides last chance for golfers’ playoff push

Wyndham provides last chance for golfers’ playoff push

It’s last-chance time on the PGA Tour....
Plenty of running backs, receivers could produce immediately

Plenty of running backs, receivers could produce immediately

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher says he learned long ago not to assume which of his freshmen would make the biggest impact each year....
UNC academic case finally reaches NCAA infractions hearing

UNC academic case finally reaches NCAA infractions hearing

It has taken more than two years for North Carolina to appear before an NCAA infractions committee panel since initially being charged with five top-level violations amid its...
'They came at each other with clubs': Trump throws fuel on fire of race row

'They came at each other with clubs': Trump throws fuel on fire of race row

US President Donald Trump backtracks on comments yesterday condemning right-wing racist elements for weekend clashes in Virginia, saying this morning that both sides are to blame....
'No one's born hating another person': Obama tops Twitter's most liked list

'No one's born hating another person': Obama tops Twitter's most liked list

A tweet from former US president Barack Obama in response to the Charlottesville clashes is the most liked of all time....
A N.J. beach bar was just named one of the best in the country

A N.J. beach bar was just named one of the best in the country

A recently resurrected Jersey Shore institution is getting national attention....
Wisconsin beats NZ Breakers 85-75 in overseas opener

Wisconsin beats NZ Breakers 85-75 in overseas opener

Wisconsin got off to a winning start on its five-game trip to New Zealand and Australia on Tuesday, beating the New Zealand Breakers 85-75....
Oklahoma State carries big expectations for Big 12 title

Oklahoma State carries big expectations for Big 12 title

Even by Oklahoma State’s lofty standards, this year’s offense should be exceptional....
Gert strengthens into season's 2nd hurricane in Atlantic

Gert strengthens into season's 2nd hurricane in Atlantic

The National Hurricane Center says Gert was about 445 miles (720 kilometers) west of Bermuda late Monday and had maximum sustained winds of 75 mph (120 kph). No coastal watches or...
Malzahn selects Jarrett Stidham as Auburn’s starting QB

Malzahn selects Jarrett Stidham as Auburn’s starting QB

Jarrett Stidham remembers the date of his last snap in a game, even though it’s been awhile....
Trump bows to pressure and condemns white supremacists after deadly rally in Virginia

Trump bows to pressure and condemns white supremacists after deadly rally in Virginia

US President Donald Trump bows to mounting political pressure and denounces neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan as criminals and thugs....
Iranian Drone Flies Close to U.S. Ship for the Second Time in a Week

Iranian Drone Flies Close to U.S. Ship for the Second Time in a Week

The situation created "potential" for a collision...
Confederate memorial park in Florida vandalized with paint

Confederate memorial park in Florida vandalized with paint

Crews on Monday removed one Confederate statue in a Florida city and authorities said someone had splashed red paint around a Confederate memorial park in another city. Sounds of a...
The Latest: Experiments, ice cream launched to space station

The Latest: Experiments, ice cream launched to space station

Experiments, ice cream launched to space station A SpaceX capsule is rocketing to the International Space Station - carrying a few tons of research, plus ice cream. There was...
Behind QB Woodside, Toledo threatening to take back the MAC

Behind QB Woodside, Toledo threatening to take back the MAC

With the Mid-American Conference’s marquee quarterback, Toledo might be ready to capture some the magic that earned Western Michigan a piece of the national spotlight last season....
Charlottesville violence runs much deeper

Charlottesville violence runs much deeper

The city is uncomfortable with a symbol that celebrates the values and beliefs of its past which it would rather forget....
Jason Day makes moves — up and down — during Round 3 at PGA

Jason Day makes moves — up and down — during Round 3 at PGA

Jason Day reeled off three straight birdies and took a remarkable gamble that didn’t pay off....
Montana's Health Co-op remains standing as others falter

Montana's Health Co-op remains standing as others falter

Montana's health care co-op, one of America's few remaining alternatives to traditional health insurance, will resume accepting new enrollees Sunday after it voluntarily pulled...
McGregor holds strong on prediction of a knockout

McGregor holds strong on prediction of a knockout

Conor McGregor is convinced he will beat Floyd Mayweather on Aug. 26, inside of four rounds....
Mega Millions winning numbers for 8/11/17 jackpot: Live lottery drawing, results for Friday's $393M prize

Mega Millions winning numbers for 8/11/17 jackpot: Live lottery drawing, results for Friday's $393M prize

The winning Mega Millions numbers were drawn Friday, August 11, 2017 at 11 p.m. The Mega Millions jackpot drawing tonight (8/112017) is worth an estimated $393 million payout for a...
WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from enemy soldier

WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from enemy soldier

Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S....
Lucy Li knocks out Aubert to advance at women’s amateur

Lucy Li knocks out Aubert to advance at women’s amateur

Lucy Li combined for 12 birdies in the second and third rounds of match play on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the U.S. Women’s Amateur....
The goods and bads of John Kasich's Ohio years add up to mounting negatives: Brent Larkin

The goods and bads of John Kasich's Ohio years add up to mounting negatives: Brent Larkin

Under Gov. John Kasich, as the national economy improved, so has Ohio's. But now, thanks to Kasich's policies, leaders lack the revenues to invest in Ohio's children and build a...