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Chinese authorities arrest Rockets fan for threatening to burn national flag

A man wearing a Rockets jersey was arrested by Chinese authorities for "insults directed against the national flag" after he threatened to burn flag.       ...

Chinese authorities arrest Rockets fan for threatening to burn national flag

Source: usatoday.com

Houston Rockets fan arrested in China after threatening to burn national flag A 25-year-old Houston Rockets fan in China threatened to burn the Chinese flag in protest of the ongoing dispute between Beijing and the NBA team, and told police to "come and arrest him."...
14:56 2019-10-09

Hong Kong protesters burn Chinese flag, clash with police as violence continues Police accused some protesters of throwing gasoline bombs after a march by several thousand people in Tuen Mun, an outlying district in the northwest of the Chinese territory....
14:42 2019-09-21

Hong Kong protestors hurl Chinese national flag into harbor Protesters hurled a Chinese national flag into Victoria Harbor Saturday as a part of ongoing pro-democracy demonstrations in Hong Kong, where the government is bracing for an anticipated general strike set for Monday. Tens of thousands of supporters ...
09:56 2019-08-04

Firefighters saved the National Archives from an arsonist who tried to burn it down The National Archives Museum in Washington DC is more than 80 years old and houses everything from important presidential papers to some of the nation’s founding documents, like the Declaration of Independence and the Bill of Rights. Which is w...
14:42 2019-05-21

Chinese space station Tiangong-2 is about to burn up over the Pacific The final hours for China’s Tiangong-2 space station are at hand, as the 8-ton piece of hardware will fall to earth, or rather sea, some time in the next 20 hours or so in a controlled deorbit manuever.  But unlike with its predecessor, it isn&...
03:28 2019-07-19

British authorities arrest 10 after officer killed British authorities arrested 10 people, including a 13-year-old boy, in Berkshire after a police officer was killed while investigating a burglary late Thursday....
18:14 2019-08-16

Venezuelan authorities arrest 2 Guaidó security guards Venezuelan authorities have detained two members of opposition leader Juan Guaidó’s security team and accused them of trying to sell weapons belonging to the state...
02:28 2019-07-14

Activist: Egyptian authorities arrest brother to silence me The US-based Egyptian activist whose Facebook page helped ignite the 2011 uprising that brought down longtime dictator Hosni Mubarak has said that authorities arrested his brother in Cairo to silence him....
14:28 2019-09-20

Chinese suspend work with Houston Rockets after GM's Hong Kong tweet China's basketball association says it will suspend cooperation with the Houston Rockets following a tweet over the weekend by the General Manager of the Rockets, Daryl Morey in support of the protesters in Hong Kong....
02:42 2019-10-07

Chinese businesses punish Houston Rockets over manager's HK protest tweet The Houston Rockets' Chinese sponsor and a Chinese sportswear maker have suspended work with the basketball team after its general manager sent a tweet in support of Hong Kong protests over the weekend....
17:14 2019-10-06

Video captures American flag burning at Walmart, prompts arrest An American flag burning caught on video in the parking lot of a Walmart in southern Virginia on the Fourth of July has led to the arrest of 23-year-old man....
07:00 2019-07-06

Italian authorities arrest rescue boat captain after docking The Sea-Watch humanitarian vessel was carrying 40 migrants when it docked at the port in Lampedusa in defiance of Italian orders after a weeks-long standoff....
14:01 2019-06-29

Maryland authorities arrest three more suspects in deadly stabbing tied to MS-13 Authorities in Baltimore County, Md. said Thursday that three more people have been arrested in connection with a fatal July stabbing linked to the MS-13 street gang....
12:28 2019-09-13

Chinese businesses cut ties with Rockets after Daryl Morey’s Hong Kong tweet Several Chinese businesses are in a fast break to sever ties with the Houston Rockets, whose general manager has expressed support for Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters, according to a report. Rockets GM Daryl Morey drew condemnation in China on F...
19:56 2019-10-07

Houston Rockets blasted by Chinese basketball officials over Hong Kong tweet Chinese basketball officials are blasting the Rockets. The once-cozy relationship between the NBA’s Houston Rockets and Chinese hoops officials turned sour over the weekend after Rockets GM Daryl Morey tweeted a shout-out to demonstrators in Ho...
22:28 2019-10-06

Chinese businesses, broadcaster punish Houston Rockets over manager's HK protest tweet The Houston Rockets' Chinese sponsor and a Chinese sportswear maker have suspended work with the basketball team after its general manager sent a tweet in support of Hong Kong protests over the weekend....
00:28 2019-10-07

NBA’s reaction to Rockets GM’s Hong Kong tweet appears differently in English, Chinese Morey tweeted a now-deleted image that read “Fight for Freedom. Stand with Hong Kong,” in reference to four months of pro-democracy demonstrations in the semiautonomous Chinese territory, which has been mired in escalating violence between protesters...
02:28 2019-10-08

JD(U) MLA Sharfuddin Criticised For "Insulting" National Flag A photo allegedly of Janata Dal-United (JD-U) MLA from Bihar's Sheohar, Sharfuddin went viral on the internet recently showing the legislator failing to saluting the tricolour during an Independence......
08:56 2019-08-17

Lt Col MS Dhoni Likely To Unfurl National Flag In Leh On Independence Day Former Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is likely to unfurl the tricolour on the occasion of Independence Day in Leh in the newly-created union territory of Ladakh....
14:56 2019-08-09

Hong Kong authorities arrest men with triad gang links over mob attack Hong Kong police have arrested six men - some believed to have links to triad gangs - in connection to the violent mob attack on Sunday that saw dozens of masked men assaults civilians returning home after a pro-democracy demonstration....
03:14 2019-07-24

Pakistani authorities arrest leader behind 2008 Mumbai hotel attack Pakistani authorities have arrested the radical cleric mastermind behind a 2008 hotel siege in Mumbai, India, that left 166 people dead. Hafiz Saeed, who has been designated a terrorist by the UN, was collared near the town of Gujranwala in Punjab pr...
18:28 2019-07-17

Anti-ICE protesters pull down American flag, raise Mexico flag, vandalize 'Blue Lives Matter' flag Authorities in Colorado restored an American flag Friday evening after protesters demonstrating outside a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) facility pulled down the star-spangled banner and flew the flag of Mexico in its place....
11:28 2019-07-13

Italian authorities arrest captain of migrant rescue ship ending standoff Italian authorities arrested the captain of a migrant rescue vessel Saturday morning after it docked into a port off the Lampedusa island, ending a more than a two-week standoff....
00:42 2019-06-30

Chinese Basketball Association cancels Houston Rockets G-League team's game amid row: report The Chinese Basketball Association reportedly canceled a planned exhibition game between two of the NBA’s G-League teams in response to the Houston Rockets’ social media row....
19:56 2019-10-07

Independence Day: Satya Pal Malik To Hoist National Flag In Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik will hoist the national flag at the main Independence Day event at Sher-e-Kashmir stadium in Srinagar on Thursday, Principal Secretary, Planning Commission......
17:14 2019-08-14

100-Feet National Flag To Be Put Up In 38 Railway Stations In North East The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR) has decided to install national flags atop 100 feet tall poles at 38 major stations across the zone during the current financial year, an official said in Guwahati......
22:14 2019-09-04

Fugitive in Massachusetts killing stabs self in neck during arrest at Florida construction site, authorities say A two-year manhunt for the most wanted fugitive in Massachusetts ended at a construction site in Florida on Wednesday when a suspect accused of killing his ex-girlfriend in her apartment in 2017 was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshals Service and...
17:56 2019-09-12

FedEx pilot arrested by Chinese authorities A FedEx pilot was recently detained by Chinese authorities in Guangzhou, a city in southern mainland China. It's the latest in an escalating conflict between the shipping company and the Chinese government....
21:14 2019-09-20

National treasure Ralph Lauren flies flag for American Dream Fashion may be getting political, but here at least it was escapism to the Gatsby eraThe rumours swirling around New York fashion week this season were that it would be the most political ever. It has been declared to have “a Trump problem”, with bra...
23:28 2019-09-08

In Cincinnati, National Flag Co. celebrates 150 years making American flags July Fourth marks the end of 'flag season' for the West End's National Flag Co., a local manufacturer that deals in American and other flags.       ...
19:56 2019-07-03

Hong Kong protesters trample Chinese flag, set fires Protesters vandalized a subway station and set a fire across a wide street on Sunday, as pro-democracy demonstrations took a violent turn once again....
21:00 2019-09-22

Swiss National Bank in close contact with authorities on Libra Switzerland's central bank is in close contact with relevant authorities over Facebook's Geneva-based Libra cyptocurrency project, Swiss National Bank Vice-Chairman Fritz Zurbruegg said on Tuesday....
15:28 2019-08-27

Chinese authorities to file case for FedEx investigation Bejing authorities have moved to file a case to probe FedEx over allegedly violating Chinese clients rights, the state-run news agency Xinhua reported Saturday....
00:00 2019-06-02

National Geographic journalist injured in shootout in Mexico: local authorities A National Geographic journalist was shot in the leg in Mexico late Friday while interviewing an alleged drug dealer, who was killed when four armed men stormed in on the interview, local prosecutors said....
01:28 2019-10-06

Dutch nationals trespassed at Nevada National Security Site, authorities say Two Dutch nationals were arrested Tuesday, accused of trespassing at a national security site in Nevada on the eve of the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks....
17:56 2019-09-12

Hong Kong Protesters Trample Chinese Flag, Vandalize Subway Station (HONG KONG) — Protesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag, vandalized a subway station and set a fire across a wide street on Sunday, as pro-democracy demonstrations took a violent turn once again. The day’s action began peacefully, a...
05:00 2019-09-23

Hong Kong protesters trample Chinese flag, set fires as violence continues Protesters in Hong Kong trampled a Chinese flag, vandalized a subway station and set a fire across a wide street on Sunday, as pro-democracy demonstrations took a violent turn once again....
17:00 2019-09-22

St. Louis Blues face criticism for including Enterprise flag in color guard during national anthem The St. Louis Blues appeared to use an Enterprise Rent-A-Car flag in their color guard during the national anthem before Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final on Saturday against the Boston Bruins....
02:42 2019-06-05

Hong Kong could be at 'tipping point' as warning flag unfurled at Chinese military barracks The Chinese military garrison in Hong Kong offered a rare public reaction in the face of taunts from protesters Sunday, as violence escalated across the city over the weekend....
07:42 2019-10-08

Hong Kong protesters torch Chinese flag as cops fire tear gas at march Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protesters burned a Chinese flag amid more violent clashes with police Saturday. Cops fired tear gas and pepper spray in an attempt to break up demonstrators chanting “Reclaim Hong Kong!” and “Revolut...
20:00 2019-09-21

Amid Tear Gas and New Clashes With Police, Hong Kong Protestors Pull Down Chinese Flag HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters and authorities clashed in Hong Kong again on Saturday, as demonstrators removed a Chinese national flag from its pole and flung it into the city’s iconic Victoria Harbor and police fired tear gas after some pr...
18:42 2019-08-03

Hong Kong Protesters Demand Answers After Chinese Authorities Detain a British Consulate Staffer Protesters gathered outside the British consulate in Hong Kong Wednesday evening to voice shock and dismay at the detention of a consulate staff member by mainland Chinese authorities. Geng Shuang, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman, said earlier W...
11:42 2019-08-22

Japan police arrest 7 Chinese in mass drug smuggling Japanese authorities have arrested seven Chinese men on suspicion of smuggling what was believed to be a record amount of stimulants by ship-to-ship transfers....
10:56 2019-06-05

Chinese Police Arrest Man Who Poured Water On Baidu CEO During Speech Chinese authorities have detained a man in connection with an investigation of an incident in which a man poured a bottle of water over Robin Li, chief executive of Chinese search giant Baidu Inc, at......
07:56 2019-07-04

Hong Kong protests: Chinese flag desecrated as riot police fire tear gas in 16th straight week of demonstrations Police have fired tear gas at brick-throwing protesters in Hong Kong as other activists desecrated a Chinese flag on the 16th straight weekend of anti-government protests....
00:14 2019-09-23

Border Patrol agents arrest Mexican national wanted for murder and rape TUCSON – A Mexican national wanted for murder in Mexico and rape in Oregon was arrested by U.S. Border Patrol agents. Tucson Sector agents caught three men after they reportedly crossed the border illegally through a mountainous area outside No...
06:56 2019-09-19

Chinese police arrest man who allegedly poured water over Baidu CEO's head Chinese authorities have detained a man in connection with an investigation of an incident in which a man poured a bottle of water over Robin Li, chief executive of Chinese search giant Baidu Inc, at a conference, police said on Thursday....
08:14 2019-07-04

Chinese police arrest man who allegedly poured water over Baidu's chief executive Chinese authorities have detained a man in connection with an investigation of an incident in which a man poured a bottle of water over Robin Li, chief executive of Chinese search giant Baidu Inc, at a conference, police said on Thursday....
08:00 2019-07-04

CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-UPDATE 1-Spanish police arrest Mexican national after Mexico anti-graft push Spanish police on Wednesday said they arrested a Mexican national the day before, but that it was not the former chief of Mexico's state oil firm Pemex, Emilio Lozoya, as they had said previously....
13:14 2019-05-29

Chinese national convicted for trespassing at Trump's Florida resort A Chinese national arrested for bluffing her way into U.S. President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago Florida resort, sparking concerns she could pose an intelligence threat, was found guilty on Wednesday of lying to a federal officer and trespassing....
03:56 2019-09-12

Chinese national was ‘weird, strange’ during Mar-a-Lago trespass: witness The Chinese national charged with trespassing at Mar-a-Lago acted “weird and strange” from the moment she set foot in President Trump’s South Florida retreat, wearing an evening gown in the middle of the day, a receptionist testified Tuesday. “As soo...
07:00 2019-09-11

US Blocks More Chinese Tech Firms On National Security Concerns The US Commerce Department blacklisted five Chinese tech entities Friday in a new move against Beijing's supercomputing industry likely to raise tensions ahead of a meeting between President Trump and......
12:42 2019-06-22

U.S. Blacklists More Chinese Tech Companies Over National Security Concerns The move to place five additional Chinese actors on the “entity list” heightens tensions just as American and Chinese officials try to get trade talks back on track...
18:28 2019-06-21

Chinese national found guilty in Florida trespass at Trump's resort A Chinese national arrested for bluffing her way into U.S. President Donald Trump's Florida resort, sparking concerns that she could pose an intelligence threat, was found guilty on Wednesday of lying to a federal officer and trespassing....
21:28 2019-09-11

Prosecutors indicate they’re building national security case against Chinese Mar-a-Lago intruder The prosecutors in the case against a Chinese woman accused of trespassing at President Trump’s Florida resort indicated they are building a national security case against her....
07:56 2019-06-13

Jury to decide fate of Chinese national accused of trespassing at Mar-a-Lago The trial of the Chinese woman accused of trespassing at President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort is expected to wrap up Wednesday after two days filled with bizarre interruptions and even weirder testimony. Jurors in a Fort Lauderdale federal court on We...
07:00 2019-09-11

Chinese national Yujing Zhang found guilty of trespassing at Mar-a-Lago A Trump-obsessed Chinese national was convicted Wednesday of sneaking into the president’s Mar-a-Lago club in Florida. Jurors found Yujing Zhang, 33, guilty of trespassing and lying to Secret Service agents — after four hours of deliberations and an ...
04:14 2019-09-12

Hong Kong soccer fans boo Chinese national anthem at World Cup qualifier Hong Kong soccer fans loudly booed when the Chinese national anthem blared from the speakers prior to the start of a World Cup qualifier match against Iran on Tuesday....
09:56 2019-09-12

Hong Kong Soccer Fans Turn Their Backs And Boo Chinese National Anthem Fans at Hong Kong Stadium turned their backs on the Chinese national anthem prior to a World Cup qualifying match against Iran on Tuesday, bringing the long-running pro-democracy protests to the sporting world, per the Associated Press. The fans not ...
22:56 2019-09-10

Flag Code outlines how to properly display American flag this July 4th Courtesy: Getty Images Although Nike has recalled its “Betsy Ross” American flag sneakers, shoppers looking for flag-adorned clothing in stores will have plenty of other options, even though the popular trend is technically illegal. Nike had intended...
22:42 2019-07-03

WATCH: Veteran climbs flag pole, fixes American flag at Navy SEAL monument A veteran has captured the hearts of social media users after he climbed a flag pole at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront’s Navy SEAL monument to fix a loose American flag....
05:56 2019-07-20

Protesters take down US flag and replace it with a Mexican flag at ICE detention center @mattmauronews/Twitter Protesters gathered outside of an Immigration and Customs Enforcement center in Aurora, Colorado, and hoisted a Mexican flag on Friday afternoon. An upside down Blue Lives Matter flag spray painted with "Abolish ICE" was also ...
10:56 2019-07-13

Anti-ICE protesters take down American flag to hoist Mexican flag An anti-ICE protest in Colorado morphed into an anti-US display when demonstrators hauled down the Stars and Stripes and hoisted a Mexican flag in its place. The Friday night march outside an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detention center in Au...
16:01 2019-07-14

Contractor Shows Up at Black Couple’s House With Confederate Flag, Shockingly Gets Fired: ‘I Didn’t Know the Flag Offended, Y’all’ In my 38 years of life, I’ve owned Tonka Trucks, college degrees, and poor credit, but a golf cart sounds like an unexpected headache waiting to happen....
22:42 2019-07-03

Why America’s Most Famous Flag Burner Is Celebrating This Flag Day Cleveland will pay $225,000 to Gregory L. Johnson, who claims police officers violated his rights. Those rights were established 30 years ago in a Supreme Court case that bears his name....
10:42 2019-06-15

Trump Supports Ban on Flag Burning, But Not Flag Humping In another shocking turn of events, the guy who likes to hump the U.S. flag and dodged the draft five times is “all in” on a proposed constitutional amendment to ban flag burning....
22:14 2019-06-15

Google Says Huawei Ban Threatens US National Security by Forcing Chinese Tech Giant to Create Insecure OS: Report Google is warning the U.S. government that its ban on Chinese tech giant Huawei actually puts America’s national security at risk by forcing Huawei to produce an insecure operating system that could be exploited by bad actors, both governments and l...
14:56 2019-06-07

Flag Day is June 14: Here's what you need to know about flag etiquette Since 1942, the United States has followed the U.S. Flag Code, a long list of rules and guidelines for displaying and respecting the American flag.        ...
16:42 2019-06-14

Virginia National Guard sergeant accused of stealing WWII-era dogtags from National Archives A Virginia National Guard sergeant is set to head to trial in August after being accused of stealing World War II-era dog tags from the National Archives and Records Administration in Maryland....
21:42 2019-06-19

Free admission to National Parks this Sunday to celebrate 103 years of National Park Service National Park Service entrance is free for all on Aug. 25 during fee-free day at parks including Yosemite, Yellowstone, Zion and the Grand Canyon.        ...
20:14 2019-08-24

A Virginia National Guard sergeant is accused of stealing WWII dog tags from the National Archives Associated Press A Virginia man has been accused of taking dog tags from the National Archives and giving them to family members and others. A French historian was sentenced in April 2018 to one year in prison after pleading guilty to stealing at le...
04:56 2019-06-20

Drampa Will Burn Your House Down Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Drampa!...
21:28 2019-07-06

How to burn 400 calories in 30 minutes without going to the gym WANT to lose weight without working up a sweat in the gym? Slimmers who give this summery activity a go can burn around 450 calories in half an hour....
13:28 2019-07-24

How many calories do you burn by walking? The number of calories the body burns while a person is walking varies according to their sex, body size, and how fast they are walking. Learn more about how many calories people burn when they are walking here....
14:28 2019-05-30

Find Out If Your OLED TV Has Burn-In Using This Tool If you have an OLED television in your home, then burn-in is probably a concern. Burn-in happens when the same image is shown on your television’s display for a long period of time. It can be something like a screensaver, or even the menu from someth...
23:56 2019-10-12

Europeans now burn more palm oil in their cars than they eat Palm oil consumption in the EU jumped by 7 per cent in 2017 because it is increasingly used as a biofuel – driving the destruction of orangutans’ habitat...
14:42 2019-05-21

AI Is Hot and SoftBank Is Offering Cash to Burn SoftBank’s plans for a second technology megafund focused on artificial-intelligence startups is poised to flood an already-hyped sector with more money....
12:28 2019-08-08

Amazon Kept a 'Burn Book' of Everyone Who Said Mean Things About Them When global retail giant Amazon abandoned its deeply terrible plan to build its proposed HQ2 center in New York City this past winter, the company complained in a press release about “a number of state and local politicians” it claimed “have made it ...
11:28 2019-08-29

Here's how the red-hot IPO market can continue to burn bright Wall Street has IPO fever, and Renaissance Capital principal Kathleen Smith says healthy demand for these upstarts should keep the market red-hot this year....
15:28 2019-06-18

How to burn belly fat without exercising: Try these 5 breakfast foods WANT to lose weight without going to the gym? These breakfast foods could help you to burn belly fat and beat the bloat without the need for exercise....
20:28 2019-07-31

South Korea Feels the Trade War Burn South Korean stocks are among the world’s worst performers this year, as its export-focused companies grapple with not one, but two trade fights and slowing global growth....
19:28 2019-08-23

Thousands of barrels of bourbon burn in Kentucky A massive Jim Beam warehouse filled with 45,000 barrels of bourbon was destroyed by a fire that sent flames shooting into the night sky and generated so much heat that firetruck lights melted, authorities said Wednesday. (July 3)    &...
20:14 2019-07-03

As Bolivian forests burn, Evo's bet on Big Farming comes under fire In the tropical Bolivian city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, a wealthy farming hub on the edge on the Amazon rainforest, President Evo Morales gathered with ranchers late last month to celebrate a maiden shipment of beef to China....
09:28 2019-09-09

Samsung will gladly help you check if your OLED TV has burn-in Samsung might be all about OLED in smartphone displays, but it's steered away from using those types of screens for its TVs, instead harnessing LCD and QLED tech. As part of its efforts to remind people that OLED can be susceptible to burn-in, i...
10:28 2019-10-12

‘Burn It Down’: The importance of female, and maternal, rage "Burn it Down: Women Writing About Anger" is one of the most recent books about women and anger, and what makes it stand out from its predecessors is its very dedication to this rich variety of female rage....
21:42 2019-10-03

How to burn fat fast: Lose weight with these eight tips IF you're looking to lose weight, always start the day right. These tips help to burn belly fat in the morning – and you don't need to rely on the gym....
15:00 2019-07-05

Algerian protesters push for reforms, man tries to burn himself A man sought unsuccessfully to set himself on fire on Friday as tens of thousands of Algerians rallied to push for reforms and the departure of the ruling elite....
20:14 2019-07-12

How to treat and prevent razor burn near the vagina Shaving the hair around the vagina can sometimes cause razor burn, which can lead to skin irritation and pain. Razor burn tends to get better on its own, but trying home remedies and over-the-counter creams can help provide relief. Learn more about h...
18:14 2019-05-21

Theirs to Burn: Meet the Ranchers Who Claim the Amazon Welcome to the lawless heart of the Brazilian Amazon. Here, cattle ranchers and loggers — emboldened by President Jair Bolsonaro — are clearing and burning huge swaths of rainforest every day in the name of progress....
03:14 2019-10-10

I Can't Wait To Destroy My Friends In Hot Shot Burn In addition to hardcore competition, Evo 2019 has also provided a decent chunk of floor space for independent developers to show off their games. Flaming Flamingo took advantage of this opportunity to demonstrate its upcoming game, Hot Shot Burn, in ...
02:56 2019-08-03

Brazilian president imposes nationwide burn ban as new fires pop up Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro signed a nationwide burn ban for the next two months as the country deals with large-scale wildfires in the Amazon rain forest....
08:28 2019-08-30

Let it burn: U.S. fights wildfires with fire, backed by Trump It was the kind of fire that has terrified communities across the drought-ridden U.S. West in the past few years: a ponderosa pine forest ablaze in the mountains of New Mexico filling the air with thick, aromatic smoke....
14:00 2019-08-28

'Unprecedented': more than 100 Arctic wildfires burn in worst ever season Huge blazes in Greenland, Siberia and Alaska are producing plumes of smoke that can be seen from spaceThe Arctic is suffering its worst wildfire season on record, with huge blazes in Greenland, Siberia and Alaska producing plumes of smoke that can be...
04:56 2019-08-01

Extreme heat could burn 80 million jobs, says UN agency Workers in Europe had to adapt to high temperatures in recent days. But the impact of heat stress on the global economy by the year 2030 will be severe, according to the UN. The world’s poorest will be worst affected....
16:14 2019-07-01

Fire risk rises in previously too-wet-to-burn US Northwest ISSAQUAH, Wash. — Nestled in the foothills of Washington’s Cascade Mountains, the bustling Seattle suburb of Issaquah seems an unlikely candidate for anxiety over wildfires. The region, famous for its rainfall, has long escaped major burns even as gl...
06:28 2019-08-07

‘Burn’ out? These 2020 Dems are spending $$ faster than they can raise it The presidential candidates are off to the races, speaking to voters, visiting small towns -- and burning through cash reserves faster than donors are giving....
19:14 2019-07-19

Amazon kept a criticism ‘burn book’ before dumping NYC: report Amazon brass kept a “burn book” to memorialize unkind comments made by those who opposed the online retail giant’s headquarters move to New York before pulling the plug on the project, it was revealed Wednesday. The Microsoft Word document called “NY...
02:42 2019-08-29

Long-delayed ‘Burn Your Maps’ teases more than it delivers It’s not always easy to tell when a film’s been sitting on the shelf, but “Burn Your Maps” has a dead giveaway: Jacob Tremblay, who broke out as the child star of 2015’s “Room,” is four years older than when this was shot. (You’ll see him as a tween ...
23:56 2019-06-20

Jon Stewart sets his sights on helping burn pit vets with new PSA Now that thousands of those who were made ill due to their exposure to toxins at Ground Zero are finally receiving access to a crucial compensation fund, Jon Stewart has set his sights on helping the hundreds of thousands of veterans who may have bec...
02:00 2019-09-14

Report: The Rockets Are All Fed Up With Each Other With the Warriors severely depleted heading into next season, it stands to reason that the Houston Rockets are as well-positioned as any other team to take advantage and end the Warriors’ five-year Finals run. After all, they’ve been the only Western...
19:14 2019-06-17

Las Vegas hospital opens center for burn, reconstructive care LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas hospital has become the second medical facility in the region to open a burn treatment center. Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center says the unit opened Oct. 1. It’s affiliated with Burn and Reconstructive Centers of...
08:14 2019-10-11

2 deaths as protesters burn tires, block roads in Haiti Protesters denouncing corruption blocked roads and paralyzed much of Haiti’s capital as they demanded the removal of President Jovenel Moise, while police reported two people killed and five injured...
05:28 2019-06-10

Ask the Captain: Why do pilots burn off fuel and what's with the turbulence in Las Vegas? Captain John Cox fills you in on why pilots sometime burn off fuel before landing and why there often seems to be turbulence at some airports.       ...
18:56 2019-07-05

Russian Man Who Tried to Burn Down Offices of Internet Regulator Reportedly Gets Probation Earlier this month, a court in Russia’s Ulyanovsk Region sentenced a man to one and a half years’ probation after he reportedly tried not one, not two, but three times to burn down the regional offices of national internet regulator Roskomnadzor, wit...
19:00 2019-08-20

Postal Service loses $2.3B as dangerous cash burn intensifies The U.S. Postal Service, which warned Congress this spring it would run out of cash in five years, lost $2.3 billion in the past quarter even with growth in lucrative package-delivery sales....
23:14 2019-08-09

How to lose weight without exercising: Four simple ways to burn calories NOT a fan of the gym? Here are some ways to lose weight without exercising. The methods are so simple you won't even realise you're burning calories....
18:28 2019-08-04

Creditor Group Dismayed by Cash Burn Wants 'Old Sears' to Liquidate A group of Sears Holdings Corp.’s creditors say the remaining part of the retailer’s estate left behind in bankruptcy is so low on cash that it should be liquidated under chapter 7....
20:56 2019-09-18

Greenland Was on Fire This Week Amid 'Unprecedented' Arctic Burn Two years ago, Greenland lit ablaze. It was weird, and a harbinger of things to come on our changing planet. It just didn’t seem like they would come again so soon.Read more......
00:00 2019-07-13

How to burn belly fat: Nutritionist shares tricks to get a flat stomach BELLY fat can cause serious health problems such as heart disease. Here a nutritionist has shared tricks on how to burn belly fat, and get a flat stomach....
18:28 2019-08-04

Arctic wildfires continue to burn, releasing record amounts of CO2 Wildfires are raging across the Arctic as warm, dry conditions persist across the region. Satellite images have revealed wildfires burning in Alaska, Greenland and throughout Siberia....
02:56 2019-08-01

Canary Islands wildfire stable but continues to burn, acting PM says A wildfire in the popular tourist island of Gran Canaria has been stabilised but continues to burn, Spain's acting prime minister said on Thursday, promising that the thousands affected by the fire would get help in rebuilding....
00:56 2019-08-23

Two deaths as protesters burn tires, block roads in Haiti PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Protesters denouncing corruption blocked roads and paralyzed much of Haiti’s capital Sunday as they demanded the removal of President Jovenel Moise, while police reported two people killed and five injured. Demonstrators burne...
22:56 2019-06-10

Sources: Rockets making CP3, others available Houston GM Daryl Morey is making all players and picks available in talks, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, and even Chris Paul could be moved in the right deal....
20:28 2019-05-29

Chief U.S. Forester Vicki Christiansen Thinks Some Fires Should Be Left to Burn The Forest Service’s leader faces a growing challenge: ever more American homes built in areas that rely on fire as a natural part of their ecosystems...
09:42 2019-10-05

Anti-corruption protesters, burn tires, block roads in Haiti PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Thousands of protesters denouncing corruption have paralyzed much of the Haitian capital as they demand the removal of President Jovenel Moise. Demonstrators burned tires and threw stones during Sunday’s march in Po...
21:56 2019-06-09

WeWork opens new sites at breakneck speed despite cash-burn concerns WeWork has opened almost as many new locations in the last 3-1/2 months as it did in the whole first half of this year, likely accelerating the speed with which the office-sharing company is burning through cash as increasingly hard-nosed investors s...
08:28 2019-10-14

Video: Burn in hell, Twitter — a guide on deleting or deactivating your account Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff.  Were you on old Twitter? Back before the brand proliferation, before the Nazis, before the President of the USA...
17:42 2019-08-09

Students burn Latina author's book after she discusses white privilege Jennine Capó Crucet was discussing My Time Among the WhitesGeorgia Southern University ‘not planning any actions’When a Latina author discussed white privilege at a public university in Georgia, a group of white students burned copies of her book.A v...
13:28 2019-10-13

Hero At Scene Of Philadelphia Fire Drops Burn On Nelson Agholor Three people were hospitalized and 10 people were displaced by an overnight fire at an apartment building in West Philadelphia. But the reason you’re reading about this particular local news report on this here sports website is because a man who cam...
17:56 2019-09-23

Face It by Debbie Harry review – rock'n'roll stories to burn Taking heroin, being flashed by David Bowie, and punk-pop brilliance – but in this long-awaited memoir the Blondie singer remains mysterious to the lastWhen Blondie’s singer, Debbie Harry, was crafting her image as a pop star in the mid-70s, she look...
00:42 2019-10-04

Residents warned to seek shelter as bushfires burn near towns in NSW and Queensland A severe fire danger warning is in place for the greater Sydney region and swathes of both states Emergency warnings have been issued for communities in Queensland and northern New South Wales amid hot and windy conditions, while a severe fire danger...
14:14 2019-09-06

Haiti: Anti-corruption protesters burn tires, block roads Thousands of demonstrators denouncing corruption have called for the resignation of President Jovenel Moise in further protests over reported misuse of funds. He formerly headed a firm under scrutiny by state auditors....
13:42 2019-06-10

Nio aims to control cash burn with smaller showrooms, leaner staff China's loss-making Tesla wannabe Nio Inc will expand its sales network with smaller showrooms, slash its workforce and spin off some business units, company executives said on Wednesday, in a move to control massive cash burn amid slowing electric v...
00:28 2019-09-26

White supremacist arsonist set himself on fire while trying to burn down synagogue, video shows A far-right extremist in England who attempted to burn down a synagogue on the day commemorating the Holocaust ended up engulfing himself in flames in video released of the attack....
16:14 2019-07-09

Rockets hit hotel in Libyan capital Rockets hit a luxury hotel in Libya’s capital, Tripoli, early on Friday in an attack the internationally recognized government blamed on eastern forces trying to capture the city....
08:42 2019-05-24

AP Source: Westbrook going to Rockets for Paul A person with knowledge of the situation says the Oklahoma City Thunder have traded Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul and draft picks. The move will reunite Westbrook with former Thunder teammate James Harden. (July 12)  &...
21:56 2019-07-15

| Teenager Gauff rockets into Top 100 after maiden win American prodigy Coco Gauff continued her rise up the ranks of women's tennis when the WTA Tour rankings showed a climb of 39 places to 71st in the world....
16:00 2019-10-14

Amazon fires could burn Brazil's bid to join OECD rich nations club Uncontrolled fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest could scuttle Brazil's chances of becoming a member of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), worried business leaders said on Friday....
23:28 2019-08-23

Lock Your Doors, Turn On The Lights, And Burn Through I'll Be Gone In The Dark In A Single, Horrifying Sitting It’s been a very long time since I sat down with a book and tore through 140 pages before moving again. But that’s what happened when I opened Michelle McNamara’s true crime thriller, I’ll Be Gone In The Dark. If you don’t know the best seller, it’sa...
00:14 2019-07-18

Haiti Protesters Burn Businesses in Effort to Oust President Jovenel Moise (PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti) — Protesters seeking to oust Haitian President Jovenel Moise have attacked businesses and a police station, and opposition leaders are pledging that there will be no peace until he resigns. Leaders of opposition parties ...
22:56 2019-09-27

Huawei has reportedly cut orders to suppliers in a potential sign that it's already feeling the burn from being blacklisted in the US Reuters Huawei has scaled back orders to suppliers and downgraded its smartphone shipments for 2019, according to a report from Nikkei Asian Review. It's potentially a sign that Huawei is beginning to feel the repercussions of its placement on a US ...
22:14 2019-06-05

Families confront cop killer sentenced to death for shooting 2: 'I hope you burn in hell' A California man was reportedly sentenced to death Friday for the “planned and calculated” killing of two Palm Springs police officers during a standoff in 2016....
13:00 2019-08-31

St. Louis Officials Encourage Celebrating Blues Fans To Just Burn City Down And Finally End This ST. LOUIS—Saying that the city has had this coming for a long time and this moment was as good a time as any, St. Louis officials encouraged fans celebrating the Blues Stanley Cup victory Wednesday to just burn the city down and finally end everyone’...
06:56 2019-06-13

High Intake Of Dietary Fructose May Damage Liver's Ability To Burn Fat: Study High dietary fructose in processed foods and sugar-sweetened beverages has more negative health impacts than glucose does, even though they have the same caloric content....
12:00 2019-10-03

Indonesian province moves to curb slash-and-burn clearances as fires rage Authorities in Indonesia's West Kalimantan province said on Thursday they had tightened rules to try and curb slash-and-burn clearances by plantation companies - a practice linked to a wave of forest fires....
19:28 2019-09-12

Cramer's week ahead: The bond market is 'begging' the Fed to 'slash and burn' rates Jim Cramer has consumer price and retail data on his radar, along with earnings reports from RH, Broadcom and Kroger circled on next week's calendar....
03:00 2019-09-07

Christian Missionary Demands Australian Aboriginals Burn ‘Satanic’ Cultural Relics A group of extreme Christian missionaries is causing irreversible trouble in outback Wangkatjungka, in Australia, by burning sacred Aboriginal objects because they are “all from the devil”, while believing that dead people can be reanimated. ...
19:28 2019-09-22

Toni Morrison Made Words Burn and Cry: Marlon James on His Biggest Hero I don’t remember much else about the day I finished Song of Solomon. The Trinidadian novelist Elizabeth Nunez mentioned her in a manuscript-saving mission—mine being the script needing saving—because I didn’t have a clue about...
04:42 2019-08-10

Jimmy Fallon and Kate Upton feel the burn in an ’80s aerobics dance challenge The ’80s were a strange time: Instead of merely working out at the gym, you would dress up in your brightest-hued stretchy wear, put your hair in a high ponytail, and strenuously dance in a room while a lycra-wearing instructor would yell at you to “...
22:00 2019-08-13

Walking for weight loss: Three tips to help you boost calorie count and burn body fat WALKING is a great way to lose weight and improve overall health – here are three tips on how to boost calorie count and burn body fat for weight loss....
14:31 2019-05-21

‘Gather All the Sage in America and Burn It.’ Kate McKinnon Is Already a Marianne Williamson Impersonator Saturday Night Live may be off for the summer, but Kate McKinnon couldn’t wait for the series to return to show off her Marianne Williamson impersonation. “Gosh, I wish there was an SNL show this week,” McKinnon told Seth Meyers, ap...
16:56 2019-06-28

Sources: OKC trades Russ to Rockets for Paul The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round picks in 2024 and 2026, and pick swaps in 2021 and 2025, league sources told ESPN....
04:42 2019-07-12

|Rockets,racehorses,riflecollections:Hobbiesofthesuper-rich Gordy & Sons Outfitters in Houston stocks almost anything an outdoors enthusiast could want, from a knife inlaid with 45 000-year-old woolly mammoth tusk fossil to a with a stock made of fine-grained walnut. The knife costs about R22 500 while the ri...
09:42 2019-09-14

So, Yeah, The Rockets Really Did Not Want Chris Paul Anymore Please allow me to spoil the various blogs picking out the winners and losers of Thursday night’s blockbuster trade sending Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets in exchange for Chris Paul and some draft goodies. The loser is Chris Paul, who had h...
07:00 2019-07-12

NBA round-up: Favors, Jazz rout Rockets "Derrick Favors recorded a double-double off the bench, and Joe Ingles helped\r\nshoulder the early load on offense as the Utah Jazz continued their strong\r\nplay with a 118-91 demolition of the Houston Rockets on Thursday in Salt Lake\r\nCity."...
19:14 2019-05-21

Carmelo Anthony on Rockets breakup: ‘I didn’t like how that went down’ Ten-time NBA All-Star Carmelo Anthony needed to get some things off of his chest. ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith said that Anthony requested a one-on-one interview Friday on “First Take” in which he candidly discussed his short-lived tenures wit...
03:42 2019-08-03

Championship or bust for Rockets after huge trade What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the message was clear: it's championship or bust in H...
18:00 2019-07-12

Rockets tried dumping Chris Paul onto Knicks As the Chris Paul-James Harden feud tears up the Rockets, the Knicks refused an offer from Houston for Chris Paul, per The Ringer. Trading Paul, who is in the second year of a massive four-year $160 million deal, would open up much needed cap space f...
02:14 2019-06-20

China suspends work with Rockets over GM tweet China's official basketball association says it will suspend cooperation with the Houston Rockets following a tweet by the team's general manager in support of pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong....
16:56 2019-10-06

Sources: Rockets, Gordon reach $54.5M deal Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon has agreed to a three-year, $54.5 million contract extension that will take him through the 2022-23 season, league sources told ESPN...
11:42 2019-08-31

Sources: Rockets, D'Antoni close to extension Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta has agreed to eliminate the buyout language that had derailed extension talks with coach Mike D'Antoni, and the two sides are near an agreement, sources told ESPN....
19:28 2019-06-08

Rockets' Tucker withdraws from Team USA camp P.J. Tucker said he twisted his left ankle twice during Team USA practices, and the Rockets forward thought it best to withdraw from consideration for the World Cup roster....
03:00 2019-08-17

Rocket Lab will reuse its rockets by catching them with a helicopter SpaceX won't be the only company reusing its rockets for payload deliveries. Rocket Lab has unveiled plans to recover the first stage of its Electron vehicle. The strategy's first phase will have Rocket Lab recovering the stage from the o...
12:14 2019-08-07

Harden passes on World Cup to focus on Rockets James Harden told Team USA coach Gregg Popovich that he will not play with the U.S. national team this summer and instead will use the extra time to adapt to playing with new teammate Russell Westbrook....
00:14 2019-07-20

Internal Memo: ESPN Forbids Discussion Of Chinese Politics When Discussing Daryl Morey's Tweet About Chinese Politics If you paid attention to ESPN channels yesterday, you saw the network repeatedly attempt to grapple with the story of Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey creating an international incident after tweeting and then deleting his support for pro-...
23:14 2019-10-08

Sophie Turner and Priyanka Chopra's Mom Burn Up the Dance Floor at Jonas Brothers Concert We are family! Just when you thought it couldn't get better than the Jonas Brothers and the J Sisters, it seems the family ties run even deeper and more adorable. It's......
02:00 2019-08-23

CUNY professor claims he was unfairly fired after telling committee to ‘burn in eternal fires’ A highly-educated CUNY economics professor claims he was wrongly fired because he was rude. When Associate Professor Caf Dowlah, a Fulbright Scholar with three advanced degrees, was denied a promotion to a full-time teaching slot last year, he blamed...
05:28 2019-06-09

Weight Loss: This Watermelon Cold Soup Will Hydrate And Burn Extra Calories During Summers Watermelon is one of the most sought-after fruits for weight loss. It is a negative calorie food, that means, it aids in burning existing calories in the body...
16:56 2019-08-08

Fire at Jim Beam Kentucky warehouse continues to burn as 45,000 barrels of bourbon are destroyed: reports A Jim Beam facility in Kentucky with around 45,000 barrels of bourbon continued to burn Wednesday morning after officials say the fire may have been caused by a lightning strike the previous night....
21:42 2019-07-03

Street fires burn in Hong Kong amid running battles between protesters and police Hong Kong police fired water cannon, rubber bullets and tear gas at petrol bomb-throwing protesters on Sunday in some of the most widespread and violent clashes in more than three months of anti-government unrest....
03:00 2019-09-30

NBA free agency: Winners and losers from Day 1, from Nets to Rockets The Brooklyn Nets came out on top with Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, while the New York Knicks watched as other teams outmaneuvered them.       ...
23:56 2019-07-01

The Latest: 2 rockets land on oil company sites in Iraq Iraqi officials say two rockets have landed on oil company sites in Iraq’s southern Basra province, one landing near the facilities of a Turkish company hours after a similar attack on an Exxon Mobil Corp. site that injured three...
20:56 2019-06-19

How to Watch the Ariane 5 and Falcon 9 Rockets Launch Today Two rockets carrying large communications satellites are scheduled to launch today within a couple of hours of each other, first from South America and then from North America. You can watch each one go up via livestream coverage....
00:42 2019-08-07

Rockets' James Harden on NBA-China dispute: 'I'm staying out of it' James Harden made it known he doesn't intend to address the controversy anymore, steering the conversation back to basketball and the upcoming season.       ...
11:14 2019-10-14

NBA notebook: Rockets swap Paul for Thunder's Westbrook The Oklahoma City Thunder traded guard Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for guard Chris Paul and a pair of first-round draft picks, multiple media outlets reported Thursday....
09:28 2019-07-12

NASA wants to send nuclear rockets to the Moon and Mars Enlarge / Nuclear rockets could be used to cut the travel time to Mars in half. (credit: NASA) Just north of the Tennessee River near Huntsville, Alabama, there’s a six-story rocket test stand in a small clearing of loblolly pines. It’s here, in a ...
21:14 2019-09-29

Curry and Thompson edge Warriors past Rockets "Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 60 points, and the visiting\r\nGolden State Warriors pulled away late in Game 6 to claim their Western\r\nConference semifinal series with a 118-113 victory over the Houston Rockets on\r\nFriday."...
19:14 2019-05-21

Reports: Thunder trade Westbrook to Rockets for Paul The Oklahoma City Thunder traded guard Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for guard Chris Paul and a pair of first-round draft picks, multiple media outlets reported Thursday....
07:00 2019-07-12

Rockets loading up for extremely risky Jimmy Butler run Amid all the reported drama within the Houston Rockets, including rumors of a James Harden-Chris Paul feud, the team is planning on pursuing a big personality to form its own Big Three. The Rockets will aggressively pursue Jimmy Butler in free agency...
16:56 2019-06-20

Reports: C Chandler, Rockets agree to one-year deal Free agent center Tyson Chandler, who spent most of last season with the Los Angeles Lakers, agreed to a one-year deal with the Houston Rockets, multiple outlets reported Friday....
00:42 2019-07-13

600 rockets fired from Gaza, Israel responds with airstrikes Twenty-three people have died in Gaza as a result of the fighting between Israel and Gaza militants since Saturday morning, according to the Palestinian Ministry of Health....
14:31 2019-05-21

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
12:42 2019-08-17

As NASA tries to land on the Moon, it has plenty of rockets to choose from Enlarge / If you want to buy a commercial SLS launch, you also need to rent the mobile launcher from NASA. (credit: NASA) Last week, NASA held an "industry day" for companies hoping to win lunar lander contracts from the government as part of its A...
14:00 2019-10-10

Rockets, without a draft pick, prepare for free agency HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets didn’t have a pick in Thursday night’s draft after past trades sent their first-round pick to Cleveland and their pick in the second round to New York. After a quiet draft night, the Rockets may be much ...
08:42 2019-06-21

Rockets GM: James Harden is a better scorer than Michael Jordan Daryl Morey doesn’t just believe he employs the NBA’s best scorer. The Rockets general manager is convinced he has the greatest scorer of all-time. Morey, whose 2012 trade for James Harden vaulted the former Oklahoma City sixth man into a...
19:56 2019-08-16

Israeli military says 2 rockets fired at Israel from Syria JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says two projectiles have been fired from Syria toward the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights. The military said Saturday there were no reports of casualties or damage. Israeli media reported sirens warning of inco...
21:28 2019-06-01

Massive, AI-Powered Robots Are 3D-Printing Entire Rockets Relativity Space may have the biggest metal 3D printers in the world, and they're cranking out parts to reinvent the rocket industry here—and on Mars....
14:00 2019-10-14

NBA faces backlash in China over Houston Rockets GM's tweet Several Chinese businesses are suspending ties with the Houston Rockets after the American basketball team's general manager expressed support for Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests....
19:14 2019-10-07

Rockets star Harden buys stake in MLS' Dynamo Houston Rockets superstar James Harden has purchased a minority stake in the investment group that controls MLS' Houston Dynamo, the NWSL's Houston Dash and BBVA Stadium, the Dynamo announced Thursday....
23:56 2019-07-18

Rockets, parties, astronauts mark Apollo 11 anniversary across U.S. The 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission -- the first time men walked on the moon -- will be celebrated with events, many in the places that helped make it happen, from Houston to Cape Canaveral, Fla....
11:42 2019-06-11

The worldwide helium shortage affects everything from MRIs to rockets — here's why Scientists have been warning of the dire consequences of dwindling helium supplies for years. Here's why the market is falling flat, and what scientists are doing about it....
21:14 2019-06-21

2 Rockets Land Near US Embassy In Baghdad: Security Sources Two rockets landed near the US embassy in Baghdad overnight, security sources told AFP early Tuesday, with foreign diplomats there reporting emergency sirens repeatedly going off....
07:56 2019-09-24

Fertitta on Morey tweet: Rockets are politics-free Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta said he felt compelled to respond to Houston general manager Daryl Morey's tweet in support of the protesters in Hong Kong, stressing that the team does not take political positions....
10:56 2019-10-05

Israel strikes Syria after rockets fired at Golan The Israeli military said its aircraft struck Syrian army targets on Sunday after rockets were fired at the Golan Heights, and Syria's state media said three soldiers were killed in the second such flare-up in a week....
10:42 2019-06-02

Huge 3D printers could produce Mars-bound rockets soon Relativity Space is an LA-based startup which is another in a growing list of firms to truly innovate with large-scale 3D printing, although in this case, it’s not a boat which is being printed as we recently saw – but a rocket.Indeed, ...
18:56 2019-10-14

AP Source: Rockets, Eric Gordon agree on extensions Person with knowledge of situation says the Houston Rockets and Eric Gordon have agreed on a contract extension       ...
15:14 2019-08-31

Sources: Rockets, Sefolosha reach 1-year deal Thabo Sefolosha, a 13-year veteran who has averaged 5.9 points and 3.8 rebounds during his career, has agreed to sign with the Rockets, where he'll rejoin former teammates James Harden and Russell Westbrook....
22:00 2019-09-20

Indonesian forest fires burn causing toxic haze across south-east Asia – in pictures Forest fires in Sumatra and Kalimantan have been spewing toxic haze across south-east Asia, forcing the closure of schools and airports, and prompting Indonesian authorities to deploy thousands of firefighters to tackle them. There has been an increa...
09:00 2019-09-24

ISIS sleeper cells burn, blow up and slaughter hundreds in uptick of attacks across Iraq and Syria It has been months since ISIS was expelled from its territorial control in Iraq and Syria, but the brutal terrorist outfit continues to wreak havoc in the lands it once deemed its “caliphate.”...
05:42 2019-06-11

Rockets’ ‘long shot’ Russell Westbrook plan would take serious maneuvering The Rockets threw their hat in the ring for Jimmy Butler, and apparently they’re doing the same for Russell Westbrook, lack of salary cap viability be damned. According to ESPN, Houston is interested in trading for Westbrook, though a source to...
19:00 2019-07-08

The Hundred: Root Signed By Rockets, Stokes To Play For Superchargers The 100-ball competition, starting in 2020, is a new tournament consisting of city-based franchise sides, breaking away from England's traditional county system....
05:00 2019-10-04

Rockets GM Daryl Morey says Chris Paul never requested trade Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey refuted the idea that Rockets point guard Chris Paul requested a trade over his relationship with teammate James Harden....
15:28 2019-06-19

Rockets give St. John’s star Shamorie Ponds an NBA opportunity Shamorie Ponds is getting his NBA shot. He just didn’t get a chance to hear his name called. The day after the Brooklyn native went undrafted, the former St. John’s star has agreed to play with the Rockets’ NBA Summer League team, according to his ag...
02:28 2019-06-22

Mars missions and rockets: Cornwall in deep-space revolution Scientists at a satellite earth station in Cornwall say they will be able to provide deep-space communication facilities for missions to Mars within the next five years. ...
13:14 2019-07-19

Houston Rockets Nike merchandise disappears from China stores Houston Rockets sneakers and other merchandise were pulled from several Nike stores in major Chinese cities amid the furor surrounding a tweet from the team's general manager in support of anti-government protests in Hong Kong....
10:56 2019-10-10

US launched cyber attack on Iranian rockets and missiles – reports Targeted strike on computer-controlled weapons of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard had been planned over weeksThe US military launched a cyber-attack on Iranian weapons systems on Thursday, according to sources, as President Donald Trump backed awa...
06:56 2019-06-23

Israeli aircraft strikes Syria after rockets fired at Golan The Israeli military said it struck Syrian artillery and aerial defense batteries in retaliation for Saturday's firing of two rockets at the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights....
21:28 2019-06-02

An engineer allegedly falsified inspection reports for SpaceX rockets Federal investigators believe a quality assurance engineer responsible for inspecting parts for SpaceX had been falsifying reports. The engineer works for New York-based PMI Industries and is accused of forging signatures on at least 38 inspection re...
02:00 2019-05-24

Three Syrian soldiers killed by Israeli rockets: state media Three Syrian soldiers were killed and seven wounded by Israeli rockets fired into Quneitra province, Syrian state media said on Sunday, citing a military source....
07:14 2019-06-02

SpaceX is trying to buy out a village in Texas to make way for its experimental Mars rockets SpaceX SpaceX is hoping Starship, its experimental rocket, will eventually take humans to Mars from its spaceport in southern Texas. For years, SpaceX has been slowly buying property in Boca Chica Village under subsidiaries. SpaceX recently sent res...
20:56 2019-10-02

Carmelo Anthony Says He Doesn't Understand Why The Rockets Didn't Want Him Anymore I can’t decide what’s weirder: the realization that Carmelo Anthony’s NBA career is likely all the way over, or remembering that Carmelo Anthony played in an NBA game as recently as this past season. He bombed out of the rotation in Houston after 10 ...
22:28 2019-08-02

Iran unveils kit to convert artillery rockets into guided missiles The Iranian military has unveiled what it claims is a conversion kit that converts artillery rockets into surface-to-surface missiles – technology that Israel has accused Tehran of trying to deliver to Hezbollah, according to a report. The Islamic Re...
22:00 2019-10-07

Rockets land in an Iraqi military post home to US personnel BAGHDAD (AP) — The Iraqi military says three rockets have hit an installation north of Baghdad used by Iraqi troops and where American trainers are also present. There was no immediate word on casualties. The late Monday attack on camp Taji, about 27...
22:56 2019-06-17

Silver backs free speech rights of Rockets' Morey Adam Silver said the NBA supports Daryl Morey's freedom of speech, but acknowledged that the Rockets GM's tweet has led to some "fairly dramatic consequences."...
21:42 2019-10-07

Rockets desperate to make Russell Westbrook trade work There are no shortage of obstacles to the Rockets getting Russell Westbrook in a three-team trade. The salary machinations — Westbrook makes $38.5 million this upcoming season, as does Chris Paul, with James Harden not far behind at $32.7 milli...
23:56 2019-07-11

Rockets hit Iraqi base hosting U.S. forces near Baghdad: military Three rockets landed on a military base hosting U.S. forces north of Baghdad late on Monday, an Iraqi military statement said, without providing further details....
00:42 2019-06-18

James Harden-Chris Paul tension is good for Rockets: GM The ongoing tension between Houston Rockets stars Chris Paul and James Harden is apparently of no concern to general manager Daryl Morey. While speaking in an interview with ESPN Radio’s Golic & Wingo on Monday after ESPN posted a scathing article th...
02:28 2019-06-18

ISRO Plans to Source 5 PSLV Rockets From Domestic Firms Targeting to realise 12 Polar Satellite Launch Vehicles (PSLV) per year from the domestic private sector, Indian space agency ISRO's commercial has issued an Expression of Interest (EoI) for first......
12:14 2019-08-19

China's business bullying jumps to new heights over tweet by NBA Rockets GM At least Daryl Morey got support from NBA Commissioner Adam Silver who, to his credit, said the league would adhere to American values: Our view       ...
02:00 2019-10-11

Several Rockets Fired From Syria, They All Fell Short, Says Israel Army Israel said Monday several rockets were fired at its territory from Syria by an Iranian-backed force in what would be a rare incident, but they all fell short....
13:42 2019-09-09

SpaceX Rockets Were Imperiled by Contractor's Falsified Reports, Prosecutors Say An engineer at an upstate New York company who was responsible for ensuring the quality of parts for Elon Musk’s space venture has been charged with falsifying inspection reports....
04:56 2019-05-23

Russell Westbrook Traded to Rockets as a Wild N.B.A. Off-Season Continues The 2017 M.V.P. will be reunited with James Harden in Houston in a move that also sent Chris Paul and first-round draft picks to the Oklahoma City Thunder....
06:28 2019-07-12

Thunder trade Russell Westbrook to Rockets for Chris Paul It turns out the big NBA moves weren’t done after all. The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round picks in 2024 and 2026, and pick swaps in 2021 and 2025, according to an ...
06:42 2019-07-12

NBA roundup: Harden extends streak, Rockets stop Raptors "James Harden extended his streak of consecutive 30-point games to 22 but had\r\nplenty of help as the Houston Rockets claimed a 121-119, wire-to-wire victory\r\nover the visiting Toronto Raptors, who dropped back-to-back games for the\r\nfirst time ...
19:14 2019-05-21

Chris Paul can no longer co-exist with James Harden on Rockets The Chris Paul-James Harden saga has reached the ultimatum stage. The relationship between the two Rockets guards is “unsalvageable,” according to a report by Yahoo Sports. They reportedly went nearly two months without speaking during the season, cr...
07:42 2019-06-19

Rockets reaction to Russell Westbrook trade: Championship or bust What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the message was clear: it's championship or bust in H...
07:00 2019-07-12

Houston Rockets owner buys Del Frisco’s steakhouse chain Houston billionaire Tilman Fertitta has acquired the Del Frisco’s steak house chains for an undisclosed price. Fertitta, who owns the Houston Rockets and the Golden Nugget casinos, announced Wednesday that his restaurant empire Landry’s has agreed to...
03:14 2019-09-26

Space Rockets Spark Property Boom on Florida Coast Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk are racing to send people into outer space and eventually to the moon and Mars. They are already improving the fortunes of a coastal Florida city that is home to their budding space ambitions....
21:14 2019-05-21

Mike D’Antoni halts contract extension talks with Rockets Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni ended talks geared toward a new contract, ESPN and the Houston Chronicle reported Thursday. D’Antoni remains under contract for next season, which will be his fourth with the Rockets, and said recently he ...
05:28 2019-05-31

Pentagon acknowledges burn pits exposes veterans to health risks but refuses to close them, report shows The Department of Defense has seemingly acknowledged the dangers of Burn Pit exposure in a new report recently filed with Congress, but fall short of presenting solutions to correct the problem. In a feasibility study by the Under Secretary of Defens...
18:28 2019-07-12

NBA scrambles after China angered by Houston Rockets' 'regrettable' pro-democracy tweet Daryl Morey sorry for ‘Stand with Hong Kong’ tweetNBA says many Chinese have been ‘deeply offended’ Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey has tried to defuse the rapidly growing fallout over his deleted tweet that showed support for Hong Kong a...
08:42 2019-10-07

Carmelo Anthony was surprised the Rockets let him go, felt ‘like the game didn’t want me back’ In an interview with Stephen A. Smith on ESPN's "First Take," the 10-time all-star reflected on the doubts regarding his future after less than a month in Houston....
07:14 2019-08-03

NBA Rockets general manager apologizes for Hong Kong protest tweet The general manager of the Houston Rockets basketball team apologized on Monday for a tweet in support of Hong Kong protests, saying he did not intend to offend fans of the NBA team in China....
14:28 2019-10-07

Rockets land near Iraqi base hosting U.S. personnel in Mosul: sources A rocket landed near an Iraqi military base hosting U.S. forces in the northern city of Mosul late on Tuesday, an Iraqi military statement said, the second such incident in two days....
06:14 2019-06-19

New York man put SpaceX rockets in jeopardy by forging inspection reports, feds say James Smalley, 41, is accused of forging signatures on inspection reports for parts used by SpaceX.        ...
06:56 2019-05-23

Thunder trade Russell Westbrook to Rockets for Chris Paul in blockbuster In the latest blockbuster deal of the NBA offseason, Oklahoma City is sending Russell Westbrook to Houston for Chris Paul and two first-round picks.       ...
03:28 2019-07-12

Chris Paul denies James Harden, Rockets drama in new twist Chris Paul and Houston general manager Daryl Morey are pushing back against the narrative that there is discord in Rockets land. Paul denied as much while commenting on an Instagram post that referenced a Yahoo! Sports story that indicated Paul and J...
07:42 2019-06-19

Rockets' Daryl Morey should resign to preserve the NBA’s revenue, investments and goodwill Doing business in China is different. We aren’t in America, and the NBA knows this, writes Stanley Chao, managing director for All In Consulting.       ...
02:00 2019-10-11

Rockets star James Harden working to add one-legged 3-pointer to his bag of tricks The Houston Rockets guard has been working on a variant of his step-back shot, a one-legged 3-pointer, in offseason pick-up games.       ...
06:42 2019-08-26

Chris Paul, Clint Capela on trade block as Rockets trying to blow it up The Rockets may be ready to tear it all down and start, relatively, anew. According to ESPN.com, Rockets GM Daryl Morey has made all of his players and picks available in trade talks with the exception of James Harden. Even Chris Paul may be availabl...
18:56 2019-05-29

Houston Rockets press official shuts down question on NBA-China fallout A Houston Rockets press official on Thursday swatted down a reporter’s questions in Japan to star players James Harden and Russell Westbrook about the fallout from general manager Daryl Morey’s pro-Hong Kong protest tweet. “The NBA ...
22:56 2019-10-10

Houston Rockets GM asserts that James Harden is a better scorer than Michael Jordan Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey may have ruffled some feathers when he compared former MVP James Harden's and Hall of Famer Michael Jordan’s scoring ability....
17:00 2019-08-16

The EPA Is Threatening California's Federal Funding Now The United Auto Wokers’ strike continues today, but there’s a lot of car news around the rest of the world as well. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019....
17:42 2019-09-25

Houston Rockets guard James Harden working on incorporating one-legged 3-pointer in NBA The Houston Rockets guard has been working on a variant of his step-back shot, a one-legged 3-pointer, in offseason pick-up games.       ...
00:42 2019-08-26

Watch: Russell Westbrook thanks fans at Oklahoma comedy show after trade to Rockets All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook thanked Oklahoma City Thunder fans at a comedy show he was hosting Thursday night after he learned he was being traded to the Houston Rockets....
19:56 2019-07-12

President Trump praises reusable rockets, omits Moon in space remarks Enlarge / President Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a rally in Manchester on August 15, 2019 in Manchester, New Hampshire. On Thursday evening, President Donald Trump spoke at a MAGA rally in New Hampshire. The president touched on his usual ...
14:42 2019-08-16

Russell Westbrook traded to Rockets for Chris Paul, ending 11-year run with Thunder Eight-time All-Star will re-unite with James Harden in HoustonWestbrook has 138 triple-doubles, tied for second-most everRussell Westbrook and James Harden are together again, and Chris Paul is leaving Houston to make that reunion happen.A person wit...
10:00 2019-07-12

Warriors president: NBA won't muzzle players or management after Rockets GM tweet angered China "It's not going to happen. It's not what the NBA is about. It's not what our leadership is about," Warriors President Rick Welts says....
09:14 2019-10-08

NBA Rockets Asst. Coach Matt Brase talks about Lute Olson Camp TUCSON – The grandson of Arizona basketball coaching legend Lute Olson is now an assistant coach with the Houston Rockets. News 4 Tucson caught up with coach Matt Brase after volunteering again at the Lute Olson Fantasy Basketball Camp. Here...
07:56 2019-08-27

Review: Brad Pitt rockets to greatness in spiffy space adventure 'Ad Astra' Brad Pitt follows an outstanding turn in 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood' as the shining star of James Gray's stunning space adventure 'Ad Astra.'        ...
03:42 2019-09-17

Netanyahu whisked offstage at campaign rally after rockets fired from Gaza Strip Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was briefly pulled offstage at a campaign rally in southern Israel Tuesday night after two rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip toward the cities of Ashkelon and Ashdod....
19:28 2019-09-11

Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey clarifies controversial Hong Kong tweet The general manager of the Houston Rockets went into damage control Sunday night after facing swift rebuke from his team’s Chinese partners over a comment showing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong. “I did not intend my tweet ...
06:14 2019-10-07

Fireworks store blaze: Rockets explode as firefighters douse a spectacular fire Firefighters had to dodge exploding rockets to douse a spectacular fire that destroyed containers of fireworks stored for sale on the Fourth of July.        ...
23:56 2019-07-04

As Rocketman rockets into theaters, Leto offers a more modest rock-musical biopic Elton John isn’t the only rock star getting the biopic treatment this weekend. Friday also brings a movie on another musical icon, albeit one largely unfamiliar to the American masses: Viktor Tsoi, frontman of perhaps the most popular and influential...
03:14 2019-05-31

250 rockets fired from Gaza at Israel; 1-year-old child among those killed in retaliatory airstrikes Approximately 250 rockets have been fired by Gaza militants towards Israel over the course of a few hours on Saturday, according to the Israel Defense Forces (IDF)....
14:31 2019-05-21

Rockets owner says team is not political after GM Daryl Morey tweets about Hong Kong Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta on Friday scolded general manager Daryl Morey for a tweet Morey posted in support of protesters in Hong Kong.       ...
18:28 2019-10-05

James Harden-Chris Paul fight quietly broke out after Rockets failure After the Rockets’ season ended with a 118-113 loss to the Warriors last week, Chris Paul and James Harden took an argument over ball distribution into the locker room. As reported by The Athletic’s Shams Charania, the two superstars enga...
19:42 2019-05-23

Oil Shipping Costs Surge, Threatening U.S. Exports Gains in oil prices that followed crippling attacks on Saudi Arabian production facilities last month proved short-lived, yet the expense of shipping crude across the ocean has continued to soar....
21:42 2019-10-04

Have You Reduced Your Cable Bill by Threatening to Cancel? There’s a way we have done this, for so many years. Everyone knows the method. (If you’ve been reading Lifehacker for a while, you really know it.) If you feel like you’re paying too much for cable, you call ’em up, ask for a lower rate, and threaten...
20:42 2019-06-05

Strippers, Secrets and Terroristic Threatening on 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way Apparently, there's terrorism and terroristic threats. Who said 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way wasn't an educational show? In the Monday, July 8 episode of the TLC reality......
16:00 2019-07-09

Off-duty NYPD cop arrested for threatening motorist with gun An off-duty NYPD cop was arrested for allegedly threatening a motorist with his gun following a dispute at a red light in Queens, police said. Officer Philip Case, 49, who was slapped with a menacing charge, got into an argument with another man at t...
00:00 2019-09-08

U.S.-EU talks struggle, threatening a new front in trade war Ten months after President Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker struck a truce meant to clear the way for negotiations to reduce tariffs and eliminate regulatory hurdles, those talks are showing few meaningful signs....
18:00 2019-05-30

China’s Global Message: We Are Tough but Not Threatening Leaders in Beijing have declared their aims are peaceful, but developments in Hong Kong, Xinjiang, Tibet and elsewhere — as well as a military parade — indicate otherwise....
15:14 2019-10-02

Kentucky man accused of impersonating police, threatening 2 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man is accused of impersonating a police officer and pointing a gun at two people on separate occasions. News outlets report 28-year-old Christopher Flannery was arrested over the weekend and charged with wanton enda...
13:42 2019-06-05

Teacher charged with threatening to ‘shoot up’ her school HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina teacher has been charged with threatening to “shoot up” her school. A news release from the Orange County Sheriff’s Office says Kristen Thompson was arrested Tuesday on a felony charge of c...
00:00 2019-05-22

‘A life-threatening situation:’ Everything you need to know about hurricane Dorian Dorian is a Category 5 — in the same class as hurricanes Katrina and Maria. Category 5 is the most powerful and dangerous type of hurricane in the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Wind Scale....
00:56 2019-09-02

| US man with gun cache charged for threatening to shoot up hotel A US man with a large home arsenal was charged Thursday for allegedly threatening to open fire at a Los Angeles hotel, as the United States reels from recent mass shootings....
15:28 2019-08-23

Trump says there’s ‘no indication’ of threatening actions by Iran “If they do something, it’ll be met with great force. But we have no indication that they will,” Trump told reporters Monday outside the White House....
14:31 2019-05-21

Man charged with threatening shooting at U.S. abortion clinic A Tennessee man was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly posting threats online to “shoot up” a facility run by Planned Parenthood in Washington D.C., the latest arrest in a nationwide law enforcement effort to thwart mass shootings....
10:00 2019-08-22

Utah man pleads not guilty to threatening US lawmaker SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man charged with threatening to kill a member of Congress during a series of phone calls to the U.S. Capitol has pleaded not guilty. Scott Brian Haven entered his plea to one count of interstate transmission of threats to...
03:14 2019-06-14

The Walking Dead is threatening to walk right out of Georgia For the last nine years, few shows on TV have been more thoroughly—or successfully—associated with the state of Georgia than AMC’s The Walking Dead, which not only films in the state, but also takes place in or around it, showcasing its lush wildlife...
00:28 2019-06-02

"Hamza Bin Laden Was Very Threatening To US, Can't Comment More": Trump Al Qaeda's Hamza bin Laden was very threatening to the US, President Donald Trump said on Thursday as he refrained from making any comment on news reports about the death of Osama bin Laden's son....
10:14 2019-08-02

NBA in China: Rockets shut down question to James Harden, Russell Westbrook about tweet fallout A Houston Rockets media relations official shut down a reporter’s question to stars James Harden and Russell Westbrook on Thursday amid the continuing controversy surrounding the NBA and China....
22:56 2019-10-10

Why Foot Locker is backing Rockets of Awesome, a start-up disrupting the kids clothing market Rockets of Awesome, an online kids clothing store, has wooed celebrity backers and capital from Foot Locker. It is the latest e-commerce company to opt for a brick-and-mortar presence. In September it opened its first pop-up store in Manhattan....
16:28 2019-10-09

China suspends ties with Houston Rockets after general manager’s pro-Hong Kong tweet The Chinese Basketball Association said Sunday on its official Twitter-like Weibo account that Daryl Morey had made "improper remarks regarding Hong Kong'' to which it expressed its "strong opposition.''...
00:56 2019-10-07

Houston Rockets GM shoots down rumor about Chris Paul, James Harden's fractured relationship Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey shot down rumors that the relationship between two of his star players was “unsalvageable” and that one of them was looking for a way out....
17:42 2019-06-19

Kids clothing retailer Rockets of Awesome nabs former Walmart e-commerce exec for SVP role At Rockets of Awesome, Turner will be a senior vice president responsible for digital and marketing. He'll report to founder Rachel Blumenthal, who's been building the business beyond the clothing subscription platform that it started as....
21:14 2019-07-22

Thunder trades Russell Westbrook to Rockets for Chris Paul and a host of first-round picks Oklahoma City, which traded away Paul George last week, now has a massive haul of draft picks with which to rebuild while Houston takes another big swing at the NBA Finals....
05:28 2019-07-12

China Abruptly Pulls Away From Rockets Over Daryl Morey's Since-Deleted Hong Kong Tweet The backlash in China to a tweet from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey supporting Hong Kong protesters has accelerated over the weekend, now to include formal consequences. The Rockets, long one of the most popular NBA teams in China, are...
02:42 2019-10-07

Rockets GM Daryl Morey tries to defuse tenuous spot with China after Hong Kong tweet Daryl Morey clarified his earlier tweet after his expression of support for Hong Kong protesters did not go over well with Chinese authorities.       ...
03:56 2019-10-07

Opinion: Russell Westbrook-James Harden pairing probably won't work, but Rockets had no other choice but to try Houston clearly felt it hit a ceiling with a diminished Chris Paul, so there was no other choice but to try to pair Russell Westbrook and James Harden.       ...
07:00 2019-07-12

Rockets Flack Tells Reporter To Stick To Sports After She Asks Players About Political Expression Russell Westbrook and James Harden each dropped 22 points in the Rockets’ preseason victory over the Raptors in Saitama, Japan. In the postgame presser, CNN’s Christina Macfarlane asked a question of the two players:...
09:56 2019-10-11

Ohio man arrested for threatening to attack Jewish center Ohio police arrested a self-identified white nationalist over the weekend in possession of a cache of weaponry after he made threats against a Jewish community center, authorities said....
08:28 2019-08-19

Jeremy Renner's Ex-Wife Accuses Him of Threatening to Kill Her Jeremy Renner is facing some serious allegations. According to TMZ, citing legal documents, Renner's ex-wife, Sonni Pacheco, has accused The Avengers actor of threatening to kill her.......
21:14 2019-10-14

FBI busts trucker for threatening to shoot up Memphis church A Florida truck driver was busted by the FBI for threatening to shoot up a church in Memphis — telling a friend he wanted “to take his knife and slit the pastor’s throat,” according to court papers. Thomas Matthew McVicker, 38, made “cred...
23:28 2019-08-20

Climate change is threatening the world’s archaeological treasures Ancient British structures older than the pyramids are being threatened by climate change, experts have warned, as rising sea levels, heavier rainfall and severe weather events endanger the historical sites....
17:42 2019-10-10

Report: Accuser tells NFL that WR Brown sent 'threatening' texts The female artist who leveled claims earlier this week that New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown made unwanted sexual advances before firing her contacted the NFL Thursday saying that Brown sent her "intimidating and threatening" texts, S...
10:56 2019-09-20

Man busted for threatening ‘slaughter’ at Chicago abortion clinic A Chicago man was arrested for threatening to carry out a “slaughter” at an abortion clinic in the city, authorities said. Farhan Sheikh, 19, allegedly wrote on the social media network iFunny last Friday that he would “slaughter an...
17:00 2019-08-20

Ohio man charged with threatening Jewish community center An Ohio man who authorities said is a self-described white nationalist is in custody on charges that he threatened to attack a local Jewish community center....
18:00 2019-08-18

Man threatening mass shooting had 146 guns, including AK-47: officials A Maryland man busted for threatening a mass shooting at his workplace had 146 guns stashed at home, including an AK-47, according to authorities. Mark Rutkowski, 54, terrorized staff at a machine shop in Pasadena by threatening to “shoot this whole ...
18:42 2019-09-05

Iran tanker detention by Britain was threatening act, minister says Britain's detention of an Iranian tanker last week was a threatening and incorrect action, Iran's Defense Minister Amir Hatami said on Monday....
09:00 2019-07-08

Utah man accused of threatening to kill members of Congress SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man is accused of making threatening phone calls to the U.S. Capitol, threatening to kill and hurt members of Congress. Charging documents unsealed Wednesday show that federal prosecutors accuse 54-year-old Scott Brian Ha...
21:42 2019-06-06

Florida man gets 15 months for threatening to kill Bernie Sanders A Florida man was sentenced to 15 months in prison on Friday for threatening to behead U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders, federal prosecutors said....
22:42 2019-08-23

New Jersey man charged with threatening to bomb Trump Tower A 20-year-old New Jersey man accused of threatening on social media to "shoot everybody" at a pro-Israel march and bomb the Trump Tower skyscraper in New York City was arrested on Wednesday on a string of federal charges, prosecutors said....
02:42 2019-05-23

Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening Members of Congress The man, who said in racist and expletive-laced phone messages that he wanted to kill Senator Cory Booker and Representatives Rashida Tlaib and Eric Swalwell, faces up to five years in prison....
05:28 2019-06-12

NYC correction officer busted for threatening to shoot co-worker A city correction officer was busted for pulling out a gun and threatening to shoot his co-worker during a squabble in a Bronx apartment building, police said Thursday. Victor Tejada-Reyes, 28, was with another Department of Correction officer in the...
18:56 2019-10-10

Three men arrested for threatening to shoot up Planned Parenthood this month A Tennessee man allegedly posted online that he was going to “shoot up” a Planned Parenthood — the third person arrested for threatening violence against the health care provider this month. Jacob Cooper, 20, wrote an Aug. 13 messag...
05:14 2019-08-23

Dem senator hit with bar complaint for ‘openly threatening’ Supreme Court Conservative watchdog Judicial Watch has accused Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., of “openly threatening the U.S. Supreme Court,” in a complaint brought before the Rhode Island Judiciary....
01:14 2019-08-23

How China intimidates Uighurs abroad by threatening their families Uighurs living in the US and Europe have told DW that Chinese authorities are going after family members still living in China to suppress activism by the Uighur community living abroad....
18:28 2019-07-11

Just Trump Freaking Out and Threatening to Throw a Reporter in Jail President Trump threatened to jail a Time magazine reporter for documenting the existence of a letter he showed off during a recent White House interview, the magazine revealed in a transcript on Thursday night....
16:28 2019-06-21

Man pleads guilty to threatening Congress members over phone TAMARAC, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has pleaded guilty to leaving threatening rants about gun control, illegal immigration, homosexuals, black people and Muslims for three Democratic members of Congress. Federal court records show that 49-year-old Joh...
22:28 2019-06-11

The House Is Threatening to Hold William Barr in Contempt, Again House Democrats are threatening to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress for the second time in two months, according to Politico. This time, the threatened contempt citation, which would also target Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ros...
02:42 2019-06-04

Man arrested after threatening talk of Times Square attack NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities have arrested a New York man who talked about wanting to throw a grenade in Times Square. Two law enforcement officials told The Associated Press the man was placed under investigation over the comments, and then arrested ...
16:56 2019-06-07

Zimbabwe players threatening to boycott African Cup opener Zimbabwe players are threatening to boycott Friday’s opening game of the African Cup of Nations against host Egypt because they haven’t been paid, raising the prospect of another major embarrassment for African soccer at the end of one of...
14:42 2019-06-21

Chris Cuomo filmed threatening man who called him 'Fredo' CNN host said ‘It’s like the N-word for’ Italian Americans after man at bar appeared to insult him with a Godfather referenceA video emerged on Monday night in which CNN anchor Chris Cuomo can be seen engaged in a tense confrontation with an unknown ...
00:56 2019-08-14

California man suspected of threatening synagogue free on bond California police have arrested a man suspected of making online threats to shoot up a Jewish temple, saying he had a fascination with Adolf Hitler and planned to emulate a mass shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh and a similar one near San Diego....
09:14 2019-06-18

Daryl Morey Tweets Support For Hong Kong Protestors; Rockets Owner Tells Everyone To Ignore Him Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey tweeted an image that read “Fight for Freedom. Stand with Hong Kong” on Friday night, but deleted it after the team’s owner, billionaire Tilman Fertitta, publicly clarified that Morey was “NOT” speaking for the Rockets ...
05:42 2019-10-06

Trump Is Said to Have Overruled Kushner and Other Aides in Threatening Mexico With Tariffs President Trump sided with hard-liners in the administration over the objections of top aides, who said punishing Mexico with tariffs would be risky, multiple officials and people briefed on the plan said....
22:01 2019-06-01

Columnist for the Athletic charged with assaulting his wife and threatening to kill her Jonah Keri, who writes and hosts a podcast for the sports news website The Athletic, was charged with assault causing bodily harm and uttering death threats....
05:14 2019-07-20

Trade conflicts are threatening the world with 'chaos,' expert warns Nations need to cooperate to overcome their differences instead of resorting to retaliatory measures that hurt global growth, an international trade expert told CNBC on Friday....
09:28 2019-06-07

Arizona DPS trooper arrested for allegedly threatening to kill co-worker PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper has been arrested for allegedly threatening to kill another employee of the agency. DPS officials say Edward Swan made the threat in front of his supervisor during a meetin...
04:56 2019-08-01

"Caller Claiming To Be Babul Supriyo Threatening Me": Trinamool Leader Mayor of Asansol Municipal Corporation and Trinamool Congress MLA Jitendra Kumar Tiwari on Saturday complained to the police that a caller, claiming himself to be Union Minister Babul Supriyo, has......
00:28 2019-06-02

Man Arrested For Sending "Threatening" E-Mails To Arvind Kejriwal: Police A 36-year-old man was arrested for allegedly sending "offensive and threatening" emails to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the police said today....
18:56 2019-10-05

Brazil deforestation soars in July, threatening EU trade deal Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon rainforest accelerated in the first half of July, outstripping the full month last year and raising red flags for a regional trade deal with the European Union....
01:28 2019-07-19

California hotel employee charged with threatening workplace attack A California man who threatened to attack a Marriott hotel where he worked because he was upset over an employment-related issue has been arrested on weapons charges, Long Beach police said....
18:00 2019-08-22

Man Sent To Prison For Threatening To Kill Bernie Sanders In 'ISIS-Style' A Florida man was sentenced to 15 months in prison on Friday for threatening to behead US Senator and Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders, federal prosecutors said....
03:00 2019-08-24

Man gets four months in prison for threatening to kill Boston Globe employees A California man was sentenced on Wednesday to four months in prison for threatening to kill employees at the Boston Globe in retaliation for its role coordinating an editorial response by hundreds of newspapers to U.S. President Donald Trump's attac...
04:56 2019-10-03

Man sentenced for threatening to bomb Harvard ceremony for black students An Arizona man was sentenced to 15 months in prison on Wednesday after admitting he made online threats to bomb Harvard University and shoot students at its first commencement ceremony for black students in order to "end their pro-black agenda."...
00:56 2019-07-18

'Life-threatening' Tropical Storm Barry grinds toward Louisiana City officials warned New Orleans residents on Friday to secure their homes, stock up on supplies and prepare to huddle indoors with Tropical Storm Barry poised to make landfall as the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019....
02:00 2019-07-13

Ashley seeks Goals victory by threatening boardroom coup Mike Ashley has threatened Goals Soccer Centres with a boardroom coup, saying the company has fallen short of his demands for an independent investigation into an accounting blunder....
12:00 2019-06-21

Florida inmate charged with threatening to bomb federal buildings PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida inmate made several bomb threats that led to evacuations at two federal buildings. An FBI complaint says 24-year-old Noah Stirn faces federal charges of interstate threats involving explosives and mailing i...
16:00 2019-05-21

How climate change is threatening to cut off Nova Scotia from mainland Canada The Chignecto Isthmus is described by the United Nations as one of the most vulnerable spots in North America for both the rising tide and storm surges....
15:42 2019-09-27

Discord Explains How It Handles Harassment, Doxxing, And Threatening Behavior Discord, the only way young people communicate via voice after we collectively agreed to stop answering phone calls several years ago, is trying to be more open about how it handles harassment, threats, doxxing, and other forms of abuse on its platfo...
11:28 2019-08-14

Man accused of threatening to kill 20 people over wife’s ‘emotional affair’ A man was arrested in Yellowstone National Park for threatening to kill 20 people at his wife’s office after he found out she was having an “emotional affair” with another man, authorities said. The suspect, 44-year-old Joshua James...
15:42 2019-09-26

Fire threatening homes in coastal town near Athens contained A fire that threatened homes at the coastal town of Lagonissi south of the Greek capital Athens was contained before it damaged residences, the fire brigade said....
22:14 2019-09-13

Video Shows Teacher Threatening To Kill Student With Axe In J&K: Police The police on Tuesday registered a case after an undated video surfaced showing a teacher of a private school from Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir allegedly threatening to kill a student with an......
00:14 2019-07-03

Pacific heat wave threatening Hawaii’s coral reefs CAPTAIN COOK, Hawaii — At the edge of an ancient lava flow where jagged black rocks meet the Pacific, small off-the-grid homes overlook the calm blue waters of Papa Bay on Hawaii’s Big Island — no tourists or hotels in sight. Here, one of the i...
19:56 2019-09-23

Pompeo walks back Trump’s comments threatening war with Iran Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday said the US will maintain its pressure on Iran – but that President Trump does not want war. “We have been engaged in many messages, even this moment right here, communicating to Iran that we are there ...
21:01 2019-06-18

Lampard has no fear of player power threatening Chelsea return Dressing room manoeuvres thought to have been behind previous sackings but new incumbent is scornful of the ideaTo those on the outside it was the thing that drove Chelsea to titles during Frank Lampard’s playing days at the club but also what did fo...
08:14 2019-07-07

5 Booked For Threatening Representative Of Unnao Rape Survivor's Uncle Five people have been booked for attempt to murder for allegedly beating and threatening to kill a representative of the Unnao rape survivor's uncle, the police said today....
01:00 2019-09-01

Trump is threatening to wage economic war on a country the US bases nukes in US President Donald Trump has threatened NATO ally Turkey if it crosses a line in the northeast of Syria, where the US is pulling back troops and allowing a Turkish incursion. The US-Turkey relationship has soured over the past several years, but the...
16:56 2019-10-08

TPD K9 Nova shows improvement after diagnosed with possible life-threatening illness TUCSON – A Tucson Police Department K9 is on the road to recovery after she was diagnosed with possible life-threatening illness. On July 27, Tucson Police K9 posted on their Facebook page that K9 Nova was taken to VCA Valley Animal Hospital an...
02:56 2019-08-08

Detective resigns after threatening mass shooting if he didn’t get job he wanted A Florida police detective resigned last week after he said there would be an “active shooter situation” if he didn’t get the job he wanted, officials said. Steve Bergren submitted his resignation to the Tarpon Springs Police Depart...
19:56 2019-09-23

'Life-threatening' Tropical Storm Barry heads towards New Orleans New Orleans officials warned city residents to stock up on supplies and prepare to shelter in their homes on Friday as "life-threatening" Tropical Storm Barry was poised to come ashore as possibly the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019....
20:14 2019-07-12

Trump denies 'ever threatening to demote’ Fed chairman Jerome Powell President says ‘I’d be able to do that if I wanted but I haven’t suggested that’ when asked if he had considered such a moveDonald Trump has denied threatening to demote Jerome Powell, the chair of the Federal Reserve. Related: Fed chairman on report...
19:00 2019-06-23

US evacuations as 'life-threatening' 185mph hurricane hits Bahamas Hurricane Dorian has caused devastation over the northern Bahamas, with winds of 185mph ripping roofs from homes, overturning cars and tearing power lines down....
10:56 2019-09-02

Teen charged with threatening school shooting in postcard to Santa WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida teen has been charged with threatening a school shooting in a postcard to Santa and signing a classmate’s name last fall. The Tampa Bay Times reports that the 15-year-old boy was arrested Monday a...
14:42 2019-05-22

South Carolina teen charged after threatening videos, report says A 16-year-old boy who called himself "a hater of all black men" and shot several black boxes that he said represented African-Americans in a series of videos was charged with making threats, according to media reports. ...
06:00 2019-08-07

Swedish police shoot threatening man at Malmo train station Swedish police say officers had no choice but to shoot and injure a man who was acting threateningly at Malmo central station. The man has been taken to the hospital and the train station has been evacuated....
13:42 2019-06-10

Swedish police shoot 'threatening' man at Malmo central station Swedish police on Monday shot and injured a man at the central station in Malmo, in southern Sweden, after he exhibited "threatening behavior", law enforcement said....
13:14 2019-06-10

Swedish police shoot man threatening people at train station STOCKHOLM — Swedish police say officers have shot and wounded a man who was threatening people at a train station. Police were quoted Monday by the TT news agency saying that officers had no choice but to shoot him because of his behavior at the cent...
13:14 2019-06-10

Ohio man accused of threatening to attack Jewish community center An Ohio man has been arrested and charged with online harassment after he allegedly threatened to attack a Jewish community center, according to a local sheriff’s office....
04:28 2019-08-19

Seattle-area man pleads guilty to threatening Trump family SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle-area man has pleaded guilty to charges that he posted online threats against members of the president’s family, including Donald Trump Jr. and Jared Kushner. The U.S. attorney’s office in Seattle said 27-year-old ...
04:01 2019-05-30

Ukraine: Police seize man threatening to blow up Kyiv bridge Police in Ukraine’s capital say they apprehended a man who allegedly threatened to blow up a major bridge and shot down a police drone monitoring him...
22:00 2019-09-18

Ohio man pleads not guilty to threatening Jewish centre in video Police arrested Reardon Saturday on charges of telecommunications harassment and aggravated menacing, a day after a Jewish organization contacted authorities....
06:42 2019-08-20

Why putting googly eyes on robots makes them inherently less threatening At the start of 2019, supermarket chain Giant Food Stores announced it would begin operating customer assisting robots -- collectively dubbed Marty -- in 172 locations across the East Coast. These autonomous machines may navigate their respective sto...
19:56 2019-05-22

'Worm robot' could be used to clear life-threatening blood clots Blood clots that cause strokes and aneurysms could one day be treated by a tiny worm-like robot capable of gliding through narrow pathways such as those found in the brain....
18:00 2019-08-29

Man accused of threatening customers with pellet gun at North Carolina Walmart Police in North Carolina say no shots were fired and nobody was hurt when a man with a pellet gun threatened customers inside a Walmart.        ...
20:28 2019-08-12

Moderate Dem slams 'squad' for threatening to primary him: 'They're not Democrats ... they're socialists' Rep. Henry Cuellar D-Texas, responded to the threat of a primary from the four female progressive House members known as "the squad" on Tuesday and accused them of being socialists in disguise. ...
01:56 2019-07-17

Man Arrested On Charges Of Threatening To Bomb Trump Tower In New York A 20-year-old New Jersey man accused of threatening on social media to "shoot everybody" at a pro-Israel march and bomb the Trump Tower skyscraper in New York City was arrested on Wednesday on a......
06:56 2019-05-23

US-China tensions are threatening an undersea internet cable between the two countries In yet another byproduct of continued tensions between the US and China, a national security review is reportedly scrutinizing an undersea internet cable between the US and China that’s supported by both Google and Facebook — potentially ...
05:56 2019-08-29

Gilroy man arrested for threatening to ‘kill 500’ in wake of fest shooting A California man allegedly inspired by the Gilroy Garlic Festival mass shooting was arrested for threatening to kill hundreds of people, police said. Jose Pinon, 40, of Gilroy posted on Facebook last week that “my goal is to kill 500, not three...
06:56 2019-08-07

New Jersey man charged after allegedly threatening to bomb Trump Tower Jonathan Xie, of Basking Ridge, was taken into custody on charges of attempting to provide material support to Hamas, making false statements and transmitting threats over interstate commerce, according to federal prosecutors....
07:14 2019-05-23

Hay fire contained, firefighters letting fire burn out on Tohono O’odham Reservation TUCSON – A massive hay fire broke out at a co-op farm on the Tohono O’odham Reservation, near the San Xavier, Tuesday night. Fire crews responded to a building on fire. Smoke was visible on the southwest side of Tucson through the evening...
07:42 2019-10-03

Walking for weight loss: How to burn belly fat by walking in the ‘fat-burning zone’ WALKING is an easy and free form of exercise which is great for weight loss. Here we reveal how to burn belly fat by walking in the ‘fat-burning zone’....
12:56 2019-06-19

Don't burn-out on the bricks! Charity will benefit if Brickyard winner avoids defacing famed IMS bricks The Speedway and Riley Children’s Foundation announced a promotion to benefit children and families affected by childhood cancers.        ...
15:00 2019-09-17

Josh Hutcherson goes to hell in a gas station: His 5 weirdest 'Burn' moments (spoilers!) 'Hunger Games' was unusual. But in 'Burn,' Josh Hutcherson's Billy has a hellish night at a gas station. He explains the craziest moments. (Spoilers!)        ...
20:14 2019-08-23

Ex-SpaceX and Blue Origin employees just snagged $140 million in funding to 3D-print entire rockets — with help from Jared Leto Relativity Space Relativity Space is a startup that plans to use giant 3D-printers, called Stargates, to quickly print entire rockets with 99% fewer parts. The company was founded in December 2015 by two engineers who used to work at SpaceX and Blu...
22:00 2019-10-01

Brooklyn Nets owner, Alibaba co-founder Tsai decries Houston Rockets GM's Hong Kong tweet Joseph Tsai, owner of the Brooklyn Nets and co-founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , said that the damage from Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey's tweet in support of Hong Kong's protesters "will take a long time t...
14:28 2019-10-07

Nets owner Joe Tsai weighs in on Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s tweet backing Hong Kong protesters Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai says the damage from Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s tweet showing support for pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong “will take a long time to repair.” Tsai, co-founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, said in an ...
17:14 2019-10-07

White College Kids Get So Burned Up by a Latinx Author’s Discussion of White Privilege, They Burn Her Book A Latinx author’s college talk about the ills of white privilege got the predominantly white crowd so riled up, a group of them decided to use her book as kindling....
13:28 2019-10-13

Don't burn-out on the bricks! Charity will benefit if Brickyard winner avoids defacing famed IMS bricks The Speedway and Riley Children’s Foundation announced a promotion to benefit children and families affected by childhood cancers.        ...
12:56 2019-09-07

Why oil price swings won't burn America's economy or your 401(k) Oil prices spiked as Iran seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz last month. But don't worry too much it will wreck the economy.       ...
18:00 2019-08-25

Later-in-life virgins – ‘At my age, it becomes a red flag’ In these open-minded times, one taboo has held steady: never having had sex at all. Four thirtysomething virgins explain how they deal with the stigmaRichard’s colleagues call him their work therapist. He’s empathetic and a good listener, he says – “...
17:28 2019-06-18

Red Flag Laws Won't End Gun Violence Following the El Paso and Dayton shootings, almost every politician is desperate to look like they’re taking decisive action on gun violence. And it appears that the Republicans have found their fix: red flag laws, sometimes known as Extreme Risk Pro...
22:00 2019-08-09

Recession ‘red flag’ may be misleading There has been much talk of an inverted yield curve indicating an impending recession, which has amped up traditional August market volatility. It is, of course, brought to you courtesy of the usual fear-mongers, some of whom are politically bent, an...
11:14 2019-08-25

'Burn' trailer: Josh Hutcherson, Tilda Cobham-Harvey star in dark drama Tilda Cobham-Harvey, Suki Waterhouse and Josh Hutcherson star in the dark drama "Burn," written and directed by Mike Gan.        ...
08:56 2019-08-22

Texas hit by Imelda deluge, flash floods, 'life-threatening' rainfall: 'It's as bad as I've ever seen' Severe flash flooding hit parts of east Texas on Thursday as the center of Tropical Depression Imela hit close to Houston, just over two years since the community was devastated by Hurricane Harvey....
23:00 2019-09-19

Soldier facing probe over threatening tweet to Labour MP Angela Rayner A serving British solider is facing investigation over an abusive tweet sent to senior Labour MP Angela Rayner warning she will "perish when civil war comes"....
22:56 2019-09-27

Teen neo-Nazi jailed for threatening ‘race traitor’ Prince Harry A teenage neo-Nazi who suggested Prince Harry should be shot as a “race traitor” for marrying Meghan Markle was jailed for more than four years on Tuesday. British university student Michal Szewczuk, 19, created an image of Harry with a p...
21:01 2019-06-18

New York City prof suspended after allegedly threatening to kill class A New York City professor has been suspended and banned indefinitely from Wagner College on Staten Island after allegedly threatening to kill one of his classes, according to a report....
01:42 2019-09-27

Man sustains life-threatening injuries in shooting at Arizona Mills Mall PHOENIX (KPNX) – A 30-year-old man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the Arizona Mills Mall parking lot Wednesday night, Tempe firefighters say. Sky 12 video showed several police vehicles around a ta...
07:42 2019-10-03

California police release on bail man suspected of threatening to shoot a synagogue US law enforcement officials are facing scrutiny over whether they are minimizing the threat posed by white supremacist terroristsCalifornia police arrested a man suspected of making online threats to shoot up a Jewish temple, saying he had a fascina...
23:42 2019-06-18

Trump reportedly moving to deport children with life-threatening illnesses WASHINGTON DC (NBC News) – Each year, the U.S. gets about 1,000 applications from immigrant families in the U.S. seeking permission to stay in the country and not face deportation so family members can continue lifesaving medical care that is n...
23:42 2019-08-29

Near-record 'dead zone' forecast off U.S. Gulf coast, threatening fish A near record-sized "dead zone" of oxygen-starved water could form in the Gulf of Mexico this summer, threatening its huge stocks of marine life, researchers said....
12:42 2019-06-11

Japan issues emergency warning after life-threatening rains in south Japan's meteorological agency issued an emergency warning to residents of Kyushu as the southern island suffered record levels of rain early on Wednesday that threatened to cause landslides, floods and other natural disasters....
04:00 2019-08-28

Child rapist gets 3 more years in prison for threatening to kill judge, prosecutor A child rapist got an additional three years behind bars Friday for threatening to kill a judge and prosecutor in court during his sentencing last year on sex abuse charges. Clint Edwards remained silent this time, as Manhattan federal Judge Paul Oet...
23:14 2019-09-27

NYC threatens up to $250G in fines for using terms like 'illegal alien,' threatening to call ICE New York City's Commission on Human Rights announced on Thursday that residents could face up to $250,000 in fines if they use terms such as "illegal alien ... with intent to demean, humiliate or harass a person."...
12:00 2019-09-29

Beto and Bernie blast Trump for deal with Mexico and threatening tariffs 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke mocked President Trump’s claims of victory in the recent deal reached with Mexico to avert his threatened tariffs – calling the president’s claims “overblown” and arguing that he has hurt the econo...
20:00 2019-06-09

Ohio man arrested for threatening Jewish community center pleads not guilty A man who was arrested for possessing a cache of weaponry and making threats against a Jewish community center pleaded not guilty in Ohio court on Monday....
10:14 2019-08-20

Jail guards threatening former Epstein cellmate Nicholas Tartaglione: lawyer Jeffrey Epstein’s former Manhattan cellmate says guards at the lockup have been threatening him since the financier’s death, according to a legal filing by his attorneys Tuesday asking a judge to move him to a new prison. Hulking ex-cop Nicholas Tart...
02:14 2019-08-21

Google's cleaners in London are threatening to go on strike over working conditions (GOOG) Courtesy of Ivor Riddell A group of cleaners employed by a contract cleaning company used by Google is threatening to strike over what they allege are poor working conditions at its London offices. These workers are accusing the contractor of withho...
12:28 2019-10-08

Virginia Beach staffer fired for ‘threatening’ comments on mass shooting VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A Virginia Beach city employee has been fired and charged with disturbing the peace after supervisors say she threatened them during a meeting about the deadly mass shooting that erupted in a city building in May. It’s the...
07:14 2019-07-13

California man with firearms cache pleads not guilty to threatening a workplace shooting A Southern California man with a cache of firearms pleaded not guilty on Thursday to charges of threatening to shoot up a hotel, in a case that police described as an averted attack that followed three mass shootings over the past month....
04:28 2019-08-23

Robert Kraft fired Antonio Brown over ‘threatening’ texts to accuser New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was “enraged” when he learned of threatening messages Antonio Brown sent to one of the women accusing him of sexual harassment, according to a report. Kraft was on a business trip when he learned of...
20:00 2019-09-21

Forest fire threatening Pikangikum First Nation grows as evacuation continues The Ministry of Natural Resources said the fire – dubbed Red Lake Fire 39 – has now grown to more than 507 square kilometres in size, which is larger than Quebec City....
22:01 2019-07-11

Texas man arrested for threatening San Antonio mayor 14 times in 2 days on Facebook A Texas man was arrested Friday on charges that he sent more than a dozen threatening messages to San Antonio’s mayor, leading the mayor’s staff to believe the man could be “the next shooter,” according to a warrant affidavit....
03:42 2019-10-14

Older people on medley of medicines risk life-threatening harm Age UK says unintended interactions between different medicines can be dangerousAbout 2 million elderly people in the UK are on at least seven different medications and at risk of potentially life-threatening harm from interactions between the drugs ...
22:28 2019-08-22

Defense media tweet threatening Area 51 “raiders” pulled, DOD apologizes Enlarge / The photo posted in an DVIDS tweet joking about what would happen to anyone storming Area 51 this past weekend. (credit: US Air Force) The Defense Department's Defense Video and Image Distribution Service (DVIDS) issued an apology on Sept...
21:56 2019-09-23

Three Men In the Past Month Have Been Arrested for Allegedly Threatening Shootings at Abortion Clinics A man was arrested and charged Wednesday after he allegedly posted threats online that he was going to “shoot up” a Planned Parenthood abortion clinic in Washington, D.C....
15:42 2019-08-22

Report: Antonio Brown sends accuser 'threatening' text messages Antonio Brown reportedly sent 'intimidating and threatening' text messages to an artist that was recently featured in a Sports Illustrated report.       ...
19:42 2019-09-20

South Africa: Zuma agrees to cooperate with inquiry after threatening to withdraw Jacob Zuma’s lawyers have agreed that he will respond in writing to an inquiry commission’s questions into the 'state capture' corruption scandal. Zuma had initially threatened to withdraw from the proceedings....
17:42 2019-07-19

Utah Trump Supporter Arrested for Allegedly Threatening to Kill Democrats Officials in Utah have arrested and charged a Salt Lake City area man for allegedly making thousands of threatening phone calls to multiple Democratic lawmakers, in which he promised to “take up my Second Amendment right and shoot you liberals in the...
20:14 2019-06-07

Boyfriend in murder-for-hire cop case accused of threatening to shoot man over ring The alleged mob wannabe who authorities say ratted out his NYPD girlfriend in a murder-for-hire plot appeared in Manhattan court Tuesday in a separate case — which accuses him of threatening to shoot a man over a diamond ring. John DiRubba, who dropp...
22:56 2019-05-28

'Planning for no-deal Brexit like planning to burn your house down' Government planning for a no-deal Brexit is like "planning to burn your house down", Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson will claim in her party conference speech....
10:56 2019-09-17

What Are Red Flag Laws and Do They Help Curb Gun Violence? Over the weekend, at least 31 people were killed in mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, just days after similar acts of gun violence in Gilroy, California and Brownsville, Brooklyn....
20:56 2019-08-07

Man becomes first to lose guns under New York’s ‘red flag’ law An upstate man busted for shooting a car and then threatening to harm himself is the first person to have his guns confiscated under New York’s new “red flag” law. Robert King, 51, was accused of illegally possessing and firing a pistol that struck a...
06:00 2019-09-14

Democrats Warn That Federal ‘Red Flag’ Law Would Not Be Enough Congressional Democrats said that a new bill to make it easier for the police to take guns away from people deemed dangerous must be paired with an expansion of background checks....
23:28 2019-08-07

Gay pride flag set on fire again outside Harlem bar Someone set a gay pride flag alight outside Harlem’s Alibi Lounge early Monday — a month after several rainbow banners were torched in front of the same bar, according to police. The flag was set on fire around 12:45 a.m. outside the lounge at ...
18:56 2019-07-08

The way a man behaves at work could be a red flag that he's likely to cheat Jack Taylor / Getty A scientific study from the University of Texas at Austin and Emory University found that male members of marriage infidelity site Ashley Madison were more than twice as likely to engage in misconduct at their workplace. "Our res...
12:28 2019-10-06

Trump backs 'red flag' gun laws. What do they actually do? In the aftermath of this weekend's mass shootings that killed at least 31 people, attention turned to what could be done to prevent something like this from happening again....
19:28 2019-08-06

Gov. Ducey will push for ‘red flag’ gun law again for Arizona KPNX – President Trump is calling for more focus on mental health screenings in the wake of two mass shootings over the weekend. “We must reform our mental health laws to better identify mentally disturbed individuals who may commit acts ...
23:28 2019-08-06

Red Flag Warning for parts of Arizona! TUCSON – It will be breezy at times today not only in Southern Arizona but for a good portion of the Southwest as a system passes to the north of us. There is a Red Flag Warning in effect for Northern Arizona, Nevada and Southern California th...
10:56 2019-10-10

Dow plummets more than 800 points on recession red flag Wall Street was a bloodbath Wednesday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average suffering its worst day of the year after investors freaked out over a geeky signal that a recession may be on the horizon. Triggering the sell-off was the yield on the 10-ye...
02:14 2019-08-15

Kacey Musgraves to Donald Trump: 'True leaders don’t stand back and watch the world burn' Playing Lollapalooza in the aftermath of deadly shootings in Dayton, Ohio and El Paso, Texas, Kacey Musgraves urged the president to "become a hero."        ...
19:00 2019-08-06

Alpine Glacier at Risk of Collapsing Due to Climate Change Threatening Italian Valley (MILAN) — Italian officials sounded an alarm Wednesday over climate change due to the threat that a fast-moving melting glacier is posing to a picturesque valley near the Alpine town of Courmayeur. Courmayeur mayor Stefano Miserocchi closed dow...
23:42 2019-09-25

Bear Grylls suffers ‘life-threatening’ reaction to bee sting while filming TV show Famed British adventure-seeker Bear Grylls has survived cliff climbs, running through forest fires and wrestling crocodiles — but an allergic reaction from a bee sting almost knocked him out as he filmed his latest series, according to a new re...
00:14 2019-08-31

What we know about Hurricane Dorian, expected to bring life-threatening storm surge to Florida What we know about Dorian, which grew to a Category 2 hurricane and is expected to bring dangerous winds and storm surge to Florida on Monday.        ...
13:42 2019-08-30

Home-care agency pays $450K for cheating, threatening immigrant workers A home-care agency accused of stiffing workers out of pay and threatening immigrant employees with deportation has agreed to pay $450,000 in back cash and benefits under a settlement announced Friday by state Attorney General Letitia James. Thirteen ...
06:00 2019-09-14

Tropical Storm Dorian heads for Caribbean islands, threatening to become a Category 1 hurricane Forecasters issued tropical storm warnings for several Caribbean islands as strengthening Tropical Storm Dorian approached the region Monday.        ...
09:00 2019-08-27

Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders back airline workers threatening to strike Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders have pledged to support airline food service workers who are threatening to strike for higher wages and better health insurance....
15:00 2019-07-24

Conservative radio host Steve Gill accused of abusing, threatening wife A Tennessee conservative commentator has been accused of abuse by his wife, who claimed in court papers that he threatened to “destroy” her if she tried to leave him. The allegations were revealed in a temporary order of protection that t...
21:14 2019-08-29

Report: Antonio Brown Sent Threatening Texts To Artist Accusing Him Of Sexual Harassment In a group chat that included his lawyer, and at least one close confidant, Antonio Brown sent threatening text messages to the artist who accused him of exposing his barely covered penis to her while she worked on a mural in his home, according to S...
16:00 2019-09-20

Trump’s Reelection Campaign Is Trying to Woo Latino Voters While Threatening to Purge America of Latinos President Trump is nothing if not tone deaf. Somehow, Trump pulled favorable numbers with Hispanic voters in 2016, and now the president’s campaign to steal the White House in 2020 has its eyes set on pulling the Hispanic vote while simultaneously th...
20:14 2019-06-20

Single vehicle crash on Miracle Mile ends in life-threatening injuries TUCSON — A section of Miracle Mile is shut down after a vehicle crash Sunday night. TRAFFIC ALERTWestbound Miracle Mile is closed from Fairview to Flowing Wells while officers investigate a single vehicle collision w/life-threatening injuries....
21:42 2019-08-26

'The View' co-host accuses Trump of 'threatening' Ilhan Omar's life with retweet about 9/11 "View" co-host Sunny Hostin said President Trump was "threatening" Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., by retweeting a post accusing her of celebrating the attacks on Sept. 11....
00:42 2019-09-20

Oklahoma teen accused of threatening school shooting, wanting to shoot ‘400 people for fun’ By Elisha Fieldstadt An 18-year-old Oklahoma woman was arrested Monday with an AK-47 after she allegedly threatened to shoot “400 people for fun,” including some at her former high school, officials said. Alexis Wilson told her coworker a...
06:56 2019-09-18

Trump reopens process that defers deportation for migrants with life-threatening illnesses WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) — The Trump administration announced Monday that it will reopen the process that helped some seriously ill migrants to defer deportation while receiving life-saving care in the U.S. The announcement over the long holiday w...
02:56 2019-09-03

Trump’s anti-abortion global gag rule threatening women's lives, report says ‘People are dying’ in Africa and south Asia as a result of policy that bans aid to foreign groups who support abortions, says author of reportThe Trump administration’s anti-abortion restrictions on US global health aid funding have significantly dam...
00:56 2019-06-06

Military apologizes for threatening to launch stealth bomber at ‘Storm Area 51’ event The US military has apologized for threatening to launch a stealth bomber on young conspiracy theorists planning to storm Area 51. The Defense Visual Information Distribution Service tweeted a photo late Friday of dozens of military men and women sta...
23:00 2019-09-22

Florida police detective resigns after threatening mass shooting if he didn't get job he wanted A Florida police detective resigned on Thursday after he said there would be an "active shooter situation" if he didn't get the job he wanted, officials said....
16:14 2019-09-23

TPD: Juvenile pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries after west side collision TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is investigating a collision that left a juvenile pedestrian in life-threatening condition Sunday night. TPD closed Flowing Wells Road in both directions from Miracle Mile to Prince Road for several hours. Witn...
21:42 2019-08-26

Stanley Druckenmiller sold everything and bought Treasurys after Trump's tweet threatening China Billionaire hedge fund manager Stanley Druckenmiller says he sold nearly all of his investments and piled into Treasurys following Trump's China tweet in May....
15:28 2019-06-04

California man accused of hate crimes sent letters threatening to shoot minorities, prosecutors say California prosecutors have filed 10 felony charges against a 62-year-old man Tuesday after he allegedly mailed greeting cards—threatening to shoot minority homeowners and property managers, who moved into his neighborhood. ...
19:42 2019-07-18

Elizabeth Warren rakes in tech cash while threatening to break up companies via billboard Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is raking in donations from Big Tech companies in Silicon Valley, despite her new billboard calling for the breakup of Big Tech....
19:28 2019-05-31

Hardik Patel Detained After Threatening Stir Near Surat Fire Site: Cops Congress leader Hardik Patel was detained by police on Monday after he threatened to sit on a hunger strike if the Gujarat government did not take action against Surat mayor and other officials over......
14:28 2019-05-27

Liberty coach Hugh Freeze sidelined by life-threatening staph infection Liberty University head football coach Hugh Freeze was recovering from surgery this weekend after a life-threatening staph infection entered his bloodstream, according to a report. ...
22:56 2019-08-18

Jeremy Renner’s rep responds to allegations of ‘Avengers’ star threatening to kill ex-wife A rep for “Avengers” star Jeremy Renner is responding to shocking allegations made by his ex-wife during their custody battle over 6-year-old daughter Ava....
22:28 2019-10-14

'Bird emergency': Climate change threatening two-thirds of species in U.S. with extinction, report says Climate change is creating a 'frightening future' for America's birds: Nearly two-thirds are at risk for extinction, National Audubon Society says.        ...
00:00 2019-10-11

Former college soccer player charged with threatening dozens of athletes after gambling losses Crime doesn't pay, and reportedly neither did Addison Choi's sports bets -- so federal prosecutors say the former college soccer player-turned-gambling addict started making "vile and racist" death threats in a bid to spook dozens of pro and college ...
20:42 2019-05-30