U.S. sends jets to protect coalition forces after Syrian regime strikes
YPG spokesman Redur Xelil told Reuters that Kurdish authorities had evacuated thousands of civilians from their area of control. In major cities like Hasaka and Qamishli, however, government and Kurdish groups have been tacitly sharing control.
Basketball - Spain edge Australia for bronze in thriller
A bronze medal is a good "consolation" for a team that reached the Gold Medal Game at the previous two Olympics. Spain's veteran Pau Gasol was enormous , with 31 points and 11 rebounds for the bronze medallists.
Ryan Lochte Speaks to NBC's Matt Lauer for Olympic Primetime
Officers only began investigating once they saw media reports in which Lochte's mother spoke about the incident. According to police, Lochte and three other American swimmers vandalized a gas station bathroom after partying.
Wal-Mart's Stock Price Needs a Rollback
Wal-Mart says that with the deal it will be able to grab a higher-income customer who typically is younger than its own shoppers. The retailer has previously said it expects these investments to cut its profitability by 30 cents a share for the full year.
USA men's basketball downs Spain to reach men's gold medal final
Australia was heavily favored to come away with a medal, while Serbia was considered, at best, a fringe medal contender. Thompson scored 17 in the first half, including a 3-pointer with 26 seconds left that made it 45-39 at the break.
Gawker Closing After 14 Years In Business, Hulk Hogan Gloats
In a sign that Gawker .com might plan to go down swinging, a post there late Thursday invited people to send tips worth pursuing. The company filed for bankruptcy on June 10, a move that temporarily put the brakes on Hogan's efforts to collect on the verdict.
"I Will Get 95% Of The African-American Vote", Twitter Explodes
Indeed, as Trump has pointed out, African-Americans have lost disproportionate ground under the first black president. Trump has struggled to gain the support of black voters throughout his campaign.
Syrian planes bomb Kurdish-held area
They provide training and also serve as advisers on military operations though the US forces are not directly on the front lines. Thursday's bombing of Kurdish-held areas of Hasaka was the first such attack in the country's five-year-old civil war.
Clinton must answer questions over emails, judge rules
Clinton exclusively used the email account tied to a server she kept at her home in NY for her government business. Clinton did mishandle classified information - but said no prosecutor would be able to make a case against her.
WWE SummerSlam 2016: The Results & Highlights You Need to Know
This feud has been bad with the stupid comedy, to the New Day not seeming to care that Anderson and Gallows injured their friend. Cena.will probably get serenaded with "Cena Sucks" chants, but either way the crowd should be electric for this match.