Australian Olympic Champion Betty Cuthbert dies
AUSTRALIA:At the age of 18, Cuthbert won three gold medals at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics - the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relays. She'd bought some tickets to attend the Games as a spectator because she wasn't certain she'd qualify for the team.
New England Patriots become first National Football League team to own customized planes
Patriots spokesman Stacey James said that team officials would not be publicly commenting on the acquisitions. The plan is that one plane will be the primary one used for transportation to and from game locations.
Steph Curry calls out pro after breaking 76 on debut
Curry, who finished 3rd last month at the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship, tees off in the second round at 11:15 a.m. With Friday fast approaching, it's yet to be seen if Lower has a plan to get inside Curry's head for day two as well.
Protecting vision during this year's solar eclipse August 21
What is a solar eclipse and how could it harm you? While it's a sight to behold, you need to do so safely. The district has ordered enough special eclipse viewing glasses for every student and teacher.
Israeli minister asks for closure of Al Jazeera's offices in Jerusalem
Israel has regularly accused the broadcaster of bias in its coverage of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Al Jazeera , which launched in 1996, was barred from the news conference .
Hammond sparks Tory turmoil over free movement of labour after Brexit
Warsaw has repeatedly requested post-Brexit guarantees for Polish nationals living in Britain. But the government has moderated its position since the surprise election setback.
Amid Sikkim stand-off, Chinese troops transgress into Barahoti in Uttarakhand
Incidentally, the Chinese had intruded into this area past year too in July and carried out an aerial sortie by helicopter. In this area the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) jawans are not allowed to use weapons as it is a demilitarized section.
Trump's Approval Rating Craters, Down to Only 33% in Latest Poll
It also stated that American voters say 54 to 26 percent that they are embarrassed rather than proud to have Trump as president. The data marked the lowest approval rating that the polling group had recorded for the president since he assumed office.
Sessions vows crackdown on 'culture of leaks' in Washington
Only this week transcripts of rancorous calls between President Trump and foreign leaders surfaced in the Washington Post . Graham said. "It's just not fair to President Trump ".
CW Announces Fall Dates For DC Superhero Crossovers
One notable detail about the 2017 crossover is that it will likely be the first true four-way crossover event. This is contrary to last year's Invasion crossover, which aired over four nights.