On This Day in History – June 21st – Almanac

Today is Wednesday, June 21, the 172nd day of 2017 with 193 to follow. Today is the first day of summer. The moon is waning. Morning...

South Korean leader says he shares ‘common’ goal with Trump

June 20 (UPI) -- South Korean President Moon Jae-in said he and U.S. President Donald Trump have something in common – a goal to...

France music festival goes on despite Brussels attack: spokesman | Reuters

PARIS France's annual music festival, where groups play on street corners and in cafes nationwide, will go ahead despite several attacks on police in...

Toronto Blue Jays pull out win over Texas Rangers

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The long ball has been Toronto's recipe for scoring runs all season. "Lately it doesn't seem like we score unless we're...

Mass wildebeest drownings bolster Mara River ecosystem

June 19 (UPI) -- Scientists have quantified the ecological impact of mass wildebeest drownings in the Kenyan reach of the Mara River. Drowned wildebeest...

Heat wave cancels 50 American Airline flights

June 20 (UPI) -- Scorching heat in Phoenix caused American Airlines to cancel 50 flights in and out of the city. American Airlines said that...

Poll: Most mothers have been ‘mommy-shamed’

MONDAY, June 19, 2017 -- "You're doing that wrong!" Sound familiar, Moms? It should: A new poll finds that six out of 10 American mothers...

Lockheed, Tata agree to move F-16 production line to India

June 19 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin has signed an agreement with Tata Advanced Systems Limited to manufacture the F-16 fighter plane in India, the...

Air strikes pound southwest Syrian city of Deraa | Reuters

BEIRUT Heavy air strikes hit the Syrian city...

Indian government tells pregnant women to avoid meat, sex

June 20 (UPI) -- The Indian government is giving health advice to women, including abstention from meat and sex. But doctors say it is...

NBC announces return dates for 'This is Us,' 'Will & Grace'

Season 2 of the celebrated, family drama "This is Us" is to premiere on NBC Sept. 26. Source link قالب وردپرس

Malaysian wireless carrier Maxis seeks up to $406 mln in share...

HONG KONG Malaysian wireless carrier Maxis Bhd plans to raise up to $406 million in a share offering to pay down debt and finance...

Jeff Bezos is $5 billion away from becoming world’s richest man

June 19 (UPI) -- Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos might be just a mere $5 billion from becoming the world's richest man. After purchasing...

Royal Australian Navy receives first Hobart-class destroyer

June 16 (UPI) -- The first of three planned Hobart-class air warfare destroyers has been delivered to the Royal Australian Navy at Osborne shipyard,...

On This Day in History – June 19th – Almanac

Today is Monday, June 19, the 170th day of 2017 with 195 to follow. The moon is waning. Morning stars are Saturn, Neptune, Venus, Uranus,...

Macron’s party wins majority in French parliamentary elections

June 19 (UPI) -- Despite a record-low turnout, French President Emmanuel Macron's party won the majority of seats in parliamentary elections Sunday. Macron's centrist party,...

Venus Ramey, war bond-selling, gun-toting Miss America of 1944, dies at...

Venus Ramey, who used her victory as Miss America in 1944 to sell war bonds and make appearances on the vaudeville stage, has died...

Houston Astros sail to 7-1 win over Boston Red Sox

HOUSTON -- In addition to lauding the performance of his rookie right-hander David Paulino on Saturday night, Astros manager A.J. Hinch made clear his...