Seven South Carolina teams post ideal April scores
Each scholarship athlete can earn one point for staying in school and one point for being academically eligible. Teams are required to maintain four-year April scores of 930 or higher to remain eligible for the postseason.
Trump signs executive order to ease restrictions on religious participation in politics
It calls on the IRS to avoid taking adverse action against religious organizations on the basis of speech that can be considered political.
Coal is Done, Says Warren Buffett
Buffett said his federal income taxes would have gone down 17 percent a year ago if the GOP bill was in effect. Buffett said Wells Fargo & Co. mishandled its response to a fake-account scandal.
Health bill teeters while spending legislation advances
The 79-18 roll call Thursday by which the Senate passed the $1.1 trillion spending bill to fund the government through September. Fred Upton, R-Mich., who until this year chaired the House Energy and Commerce Committee, said he was against the legislation.
LEADING OFF: Harvey back, Trout still out, Sabathia steps up
Whether they would seriously consider demoting Harvey to the minors might depend on the pitcher's actions in the days ahead. They informed Harvey of the suspension Sunday when he reported to the stadium for his scheduled start.
Palestinians seek to boycott Pizza Hut over hunger strike 'mockery'
He said that "the prisoners will not buy this account from the Israeli side, and they will continue their strike". Barghouti, who disputed the court's jurisdiction and did not mount a defense, has been in prison since 2002.
Middlesbrough captain devastated as Premier League relegation confirmed
The Premier League just couldn't decide whether Fabregas' pass for Diego Costa's should have been credited as an assist or not. Can Chelsea win the English Premier League in this game? They could do that in the match against West Brom.
British local elections give May a boost ahead of key vote
Meanwhile UKIP had only one seat, a net loss of 109, falling "victim to its own success", according to party leader Paul Nuttall. That vote is now moving to Conservatives, who are in power and are strongly in favor of securing the UK's exit from the EU.
Warriors sweep Jazz, advance to conference finals
The Warriors are 5-1 straight up and 3-3 ATS, but they have yet to win any of those games by more than 11 points. Golden State dampened the Utah offense, holding them to under 100 points for the third time in the series.
Employers Added a Robust 211000 in April
The jobless rate has dipped below six per cent a few times over the past ten years, but hasn't been this low in a decade. The number of Americans not participating in the labor force increased from 94,213,000 in March to 94,375,000 in April.