Solar eclipse crosses U.S. as millions view historic sight

CARBONDALE, Ill./ST. LOUIS (UPI) — The United States’ first total solar eclipse in 38 years arrived Monday, as millions witnessed the historic event. The eclipse became one of the largest mass migrations in human history, as experts said more than 200 million Americans were within a day’s drive of the path of totality. This slideshow More...

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By Reuters On Monday, August 21st, 2017

Bill Cosby hires Michael Jackson lawyer for sexual assault retrial

NORRISTOWN, Penn. (Reuters) — The lawyer who successfully defended Michael Jackson against child molestation charges will represent Bill Cosby when he is retried on sex assault charges later this year, the More...

By Reuters On Monday, August 14th, 2017

Report: Tiger Woods had five different drugs in system at time of DUI arrest

PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods had five different drugs in his system when he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in May, according to an ESPN More...

By Associated Press On Monday, August 14th, 2017

“El Chapo” seeking new lawyers in US drug trafficking case

NEW YORK (Associated Press) — Mexican drug lord and escape artist Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman wants to hire new lawyers in his U.S. drug trafficking case, but there’s questions about how they’ll get More...

By United Press International On Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Kansas City Chiefs promote rookie Patrick Mahomes II to second-string QB behind Alex Smith

KANSAS CITY (UPI) — Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes II, the tenth overall pick in this year’s draft, has been moved to the No. 2 spot behind starter Alex Smith. Kansas City Chiefs More...

By United Press International On Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Giancarlo Stanton hits 42nd home run as Miami Marlins defeat Colorado Rockies

MIAMI (UPI/The Sports Xchange) — It was a lost weekend for the seemingly playoff-bound Colorado Rockies, and Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton was a big reason why. Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo More...

By Reuters On Sunday, August 13th, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo hogs headlines as Real beat Barca 3-1 in Clasico

BARCELONA (Reuters) — Cristiano Ronaldo scored a sensational goal and was then sent off for a combination of his provocative celebration and for diving as Real Madrid beat Barcelona 3-1 in an explosive Spanish More...

By United Press International On Friday, August 11th, 2017

Manafort changes legal team as investigations expand

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Paul Manafort, former adviser to President Donald Trump‘s presidential campaign, is changing lawyers as his financial transactions get more government scrutiny, sources close to More...

By United Press International On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Disney to pull content from Netflix, start streaming service in 2019

BURBANK, Calif. (UPI) — Disney on Tuesday announced it will remove its content from Netflix and begin its own streaming service in 2019. Disney CEO Bob Iger arrives on the red carpet at the “Beauty More...

By Reuters On Monday, August 7th, 2017

Wal-Mart, insurers settle lawsuits over 2014 Tracy Morgan crash

TRENTON, N.J. (Reuters) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has settled a lawsuit by two insurers that sought to avoid covering its multi-million dollar payout to comedian Tracy Morgan for injuries he suffered in a 2014 More...