Check out this week's Fantasy Football Fearless Forecast
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Levi Sanders, the son of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), lost his bid for one of New Hampshire’s two U.S. House seats. The younger Sanders ran far behind the top vote-getters among the 11 Democrats seeking the party’s nomination in Tuesday’s primary for the open seat in the 1st Congressional District. Chris Pappas, a former state legislator and current member of the Executive Council that advises New Hampshire’s governor, won the Democratic race.
More than 44,000 Catholic women have signed a letter pressing Pope Francis to explain exactly when and how he found out about sexual abuse and misconduct allegations against a high-ranking former cardinal. For the past two weeks, Francis’ papacy has been thrown into crisis by claims that U.S. cardinals and Vatican officials covered up for then-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick.
President Trump on Tuesday marked the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks by traveling to Shanksville, Pa., the site of the United Flight 93 crash. While en route, Trump issued a tweet remarking about how long it’s been since the terror attacks.
Daily Digit is the story behind the numbers that make our world work. Today we’re looking at millennials who still live at home. A little more than 26 percent of millennials ages 25-34 are still living at home with their parents, up from 15.3 percent
A Cincinnati hospital says one of two people who survived gunshot wounds in a downtown building attack has been released. University of Cincinnati Medical Center wouldn't identify the released patient, citing privacy restrictions. Waller Austin said in a statement that his wife "still has a long road ahead in her recovery both physically and mentally." The 37-year-old Fifth Third Bancorp vice president and mother of two was shot at least 12 times Sept. 6.
Residents of the eastern seaboard of the United States made preparations ahead of Hurricane Florence, which is projected to make landfall Friday morning. The storm is tracking toward North Carolina, which is suspected to take the brunt of the impact. Shenae Thurston carries her baby as her family cuts short their vacation and evacuates the South Bay Inn and Suites hotel on Sept. 11 ahead of the arrival of Hurricane Florence in Myrtle Beach.
Pythons as long as SUV’s are tightening their grip on the Florida Everglades and with no natural predators in the state, the snakes native to Southeast Asia have quickly risen to the top of the food chain. A new study in the journal “Ecology and Evolution” suggests the python problem could slither beyond just the swamp
Residents have been forced to evacuate after a gas line explosion outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania destroyed buildings amid massive flames. There have been no reported injuries as yet but the 5 am explosion and fire affected the approximately 30 homes within a half-mile radius. The line is operated by a company called Energy Transfer in Center Township, a suburb approximately 25 miles northwest of Pittsburgh.
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Rep. Ron DeSantis, the Republican contender for Florida’s gubernatorial race in the upcoming midterm elections, has spoken four times at a conference organized by conservative activist David Horowitz, The Washington Post reported. Only one of DeSantis’ speaking engagements at the annual David Horowitz Freedom Center Restoration Weekend conferences had been known about previously, the Post said. The organization’s regular speakers include figures like former Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulis, Steve Bannon, Sebastian Gorka and Dutch far-right leader Geert Wilders.
Guyger was returning home from a 12-hour shift in uniform on Thursday night when she walked into Jean’s apartment, which she said she mistook for her own, and shot him twice. According to a Texas Rangers arrest affidavit released Monday, Guyger said she fired her gun after Jean ignored her “verbal commands” and then called 911. Jean died later at an area hospital.
As mandatory evacuations begin for parts of three East Coast states, millions of Americans have been preparing for what could become one of the most catastrophic hurricanes to hit the Eastern Seaboard in decades. Carrying winds of up to 140 mph (220 kph) as a Category 4 storm, Hurricane Florence is expected to approach Category 5 status on Tuesday as it slows and strengthens off North and South Carolina.
New York on Tuesday honored the nearly 3,000 people killed on September 11, 2001 in a ceremony at Ground Zero, the site where hijacked Al-Qaeda planes brought down the Twin Towers. The 17th anniversary was commemorated in fog and gentle rain by relatives of those who were killed, police officers, fire fighters and officials, who remembered what remains the deadliest single attack on US soil. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, the US ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley and Mayor Bill de Blasio, together with his predecessors, Michael Bloomberg and Rudy Giuliani, were among those who attended.
Protesters gathered at police headquarters in Dallas to speak out against the shooting death of a black man by a white officer who says she mistook his apartment for hers. The Dallas Morning News reports that community activists organized the rally Monday to protest last week's shooting of 26-year-old Botham Jean. Officer Amber Guyger was arrested Sunday on a manslaughter charge and released on bond.
The committee has conducted more than 100 interviews, but wants a few more, including sit-downs with George Papadopoulos, who was sentenced to 14 days in prison last week for lying to the FBI as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, and former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, who “has indicated he would come back without any immunity and testify before our committee,” Warner told CBS’ “Face The Nation” on Sunday. An Intelligence Committee report in July supported the assessment of U.S. intelligence agencies that Russia sought to influence the 2016 election to benefit President Donald Trump.
James Katzman, who led the bank's West Coast mergers-and-acquisitions practice, had used the whistle-blower hotline in 2014 to report on the investment bank trying to hire a customer's child and colleagues' repeated attempts to obtain and then share confidential client information, the paper reported https://nyti.ms/2CJ9wEq. The investigation was taken up by the bank's general counsel and Katzman was urged to move past his complaints by several senior investment banking executives, the newspaper reported, citing several people familiar with the interactions. Katzman refused and left Goldman in 2015.
As Hurricane Florence approaches the North Carolina coastline, many people have wondered about the fate of the state’s beloved wild horses. “They’re smarter than us,” Meg Puckett, herd manager for the Corolla Wild Horses of the Currituck Outer Banks, told HuffPost. On Monday, the Corolla Wild Horse Fund posted on Facebook that the horses, which number between 90 and 100, would be remaining on the barrier island when the storm hits.
Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Monday that puts California – the world’s fifth largest economy if it was an independent country – on an ambitious path: using 100% clean electricity by 2045. At a ceremony in Sacramento with legislative leaders, Brown touted the move as a lodestar for other governments and nations. “It’s not going to be easy and it will not be immediate, but it must be done,” Brown said of taking action to fight climate change.
Photographs and videos taken from space have revealed the power of Hurricane Florence. Satellite images that NASA, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the International Space Station and U.S. astronaut Ricky Arnold shared on Twitter
The Serbian president's praise of Slobodan Milosevic as a "great" leader triggered outrage on Monday in neighboring states where his nationalist policies in the 1990s caused bloodshed and destruction. In his keynote speech while visiting Kosovo's Serbs on Sunday, Aleksandar Vucic called for peace and reconciliation with Kosovo Albanians, but also praised former Serbian leader Milosevic. "Milosevic was a great Serbian leader whose intentions were certainly for the best, but our results were very poor," Vucic said.