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Boris Johnson has negotiated a new Brexit deal with the European Union that will be put to Parliament on Saturday. [Read More]
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The Latest on Tropical Storm Nestor (all times local): 11 p.m. Rain from Tropical Storm Nestor is lashing Florida's Gulf Coast as the storm continues to race toward the Florida Panhandle. On Friday night, the National Hurricane Center said the storm was centered about 140 miles (225 kilometers) southwest of Panama City, Florida. It had top sustained winds of 60 mph (95 kph) and was moving to the northeast at 23 mph (37 kph). Forecasters expect storm surge and winds to increase along the Gulf Coast on Saturday. A tropical storm warning is in... [Read More]
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"He may be a colourful character sometimes but we all are at times. He's got a temper, but he's a leader with a real strategic vision. Those who didn't take him seriously were wrong," Macron told a news conference after an EU summit. [Read More]
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The global finance watchdog had warned Islamabad on Friday that it only had until February to improve its counter-terror financing operations or face international action. [Read More]
A Maine man accused of stabbing a teenager at a high school soccer game has accepted a conditional plea deal that will result in a misdemeanor... [Read More]
The Bearcats got back to winning in Week 8. [Read More]
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Overcoming adversity, the St. Francis Borgia Regional football Knights rallied to defeat Festus Friday in the final home game, 34-26. [Read More]
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The Blue Jays won on senior night in a landslide. [Read More]
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After last Friday's heartbreaking loss to Smoky Mountain in overtime, Pisgah's football team was hungry for a win on Friday night as it came to town to take on East Henderson.The Pisgah Bears, coach by former East Henderson Eagles coach Brett Chappell, got things going in a hurry after a sluggish first quarter and went on to win 54-6.East's two scores were by placekicker and soccer standout Aldo Montano. He had a booming 49-yard field goal to start the Eagle scoring and then added a 35-yard... [Read More]
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West Henderson shook off a sluggish first half and claimed the Henderson County championship with a hard-fought 37-14 road win over North Henderson at Glenn Marlow Stadium Friday night.The Falcons (8-0, 5-0) remained perfect on the season and won the county championship with earlier wins over Hendersonville and East Henderson. It was West's first county championship since 2013.And with Polk County's loss to Owen, that left West as the area's only undefeated team.West quarterback Auden... [Read More]
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In the final minutes of the fourth quarter on Friday night, it looked like Murphy coach David Gentry might have to wait an extra week to make history.But his Bulldogs weren't about to let that happen.Trailing 14-7, Murphy scored a touchdown and then went for the 2-point conversion and made it, giving Gentry career win No. 413 and making the former Edneyville High standout and coach the state's all-time leader in career high school football wins.In the process, the Bulldogs... [Read More]
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Pisgah 54, East Henderson 6, FINAL Smoky Mountain 31, Hendersonville 6, FINAL West Henderson 37, North Henderson 14, FINAL Brevard 24, Franklin 7, FINAL Owen 20, Polk County 14, FINAL And one game out of our area but very important to area fans... with Murphy coach David Gentry, a former Edneyville High standout and coach, going after a state-record number of wins (413). Murphy 15, Swain County 14, FINAL... [Read More]
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End-year inflation expectations in Turkey eases to 12.69 percent in October from 13.96 in the previous month... [Read More]
Dana Fradon contributed nearly 1,400 cartoons to The New Yorker, helping define its brand of satirical, wry and sometimes ridiculous humor in a magazine career that stretched from the Harry Truman administration into the George W. Bush years. "Under the Freedom of Information Act," a pajama-clad character says in one of his drawings, looking skyward in prayer, "I'm requesting that you disclose what you have on me in your files."Mixing droll gags with acerbic satire,... [Read More]
Bei Bei, one of the National Zoo's giant pandas, will leave the nation's capital Nov. 19 to live in China, zoo officials said Friday.The panda's move has long been expected and is part of an agreement with China that all giant panda cubs born in U.S. zoos be sent to a breeding program in China after their fourth birthday.Bei Bei turned 4 Aug. 22. He will join two other D.C. giant panda cubs that have... [Read More]
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Pittsburgh synagogue is the site of a 2018 mass shooting where 11 people were fatally shot. [Read More]
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In an extraordinary Saturday sitting, the first since 1982, parliament will vote on approving Johnson's deal. Britain is due to leave the EU on Oct. 31. [Read More]
Crowder 3-11 4-4 11, Clarke 4-8 3-5 11, Jackson Jr. 4-12 2-2 11, Morant 7-14 1-4 16, Brooks 1-8 1-2 3, Caboclo 3-7 2-2 9, Anderson 3-10 0-0 7, Jones 3-9 3-3 9, Guduric 1-6 0-0 2, Konchar 0-0 0-0 0, Watanabe 0-0 0-0 0, Allen 3-8 4-4 12. Totals 32-93 20-26 91. [Read More]
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The Halter Cherry ED-257 is $56 down from its usual $100 or more on Amazon. [Read More]
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Expensive as ever, Astro's redesigned A50 nevertheless makes a case for its sticker price with a sleeker charging cradle, a return to the more reliable 2.4GHz band, and a refined audio profile. [Read More]