• Greg Schiano: Ohio State DL the most talented he's coached
Greg Schiano: Ohio State DL the most talented he's coached

In an interview with BTN this weekend, Schiano told the crew that this year's Buckeye d-line is better than the ones he had when he was the head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2012 and 2013. C'mon Schiano. Don't go there. Don't get me wrong, Ohio State has a talented defensive line. Schiano's effusive praise for the Buckeyes' defense ...

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  • Partial lunar eclipse to grace Israel's skies tonight
Partial lunar eclipse to grace Israel's skies tonight

For those in the Americas, however, this means there won't be any kind of visual, as the lunar eclipse will occur while the sun is still in the sky and the moon is below the horizon. The good news is you can live stream the lunar eclipse if you are unable to see it taking place yourself. The total duration of the penumbral eclipse is five hou...

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  • Obama Weighs In On Kenyan Election Even Before Trump
Obama Weighs In On Kenyan Election Even Before Trump

Tuesday's elections pit President Uhuru Kenyatta against his historic rival Raila Odinga , who has run for president thrice and lost each time. Mr. Polls have shown the two candidates - Kenyatta the son of the country's founding father and Odinga former prime minister and son of the country's vice president - neck and neck.

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  • Japan says 'heated discussions' at Manila security meeting
Japan says 'heated discussions' at Manila security meeting

In their statement Monday, the three foreign ministers said they would "continue to fly, sail, and operate wherever worldwide law allows". But hang on, haven't we heard this before? Vietnam urged other Southeast Asian nations to take a stronger stand against Chinese expansionism in the South China Sea on Saturday, as a tense regional security...

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  • Stephen Miller In Running For White House Communications Director
Stephen Miller In Running For White House Communications Director

Scaramucci was also sucked into an exchange with a fake Jon Huntsman, the former Utah governor who was chosen last month to be the USA ambassador to Russian Federation. "I don't know - if you want to shock me, catch him on video governing in New Jersey". We already knew that Trump's July 26 tweet announcing a full ban of transgender serviceme...

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  • USDA Staff Are Now Supposed to Avoid Using the Term 'Climate Change'
USDA Staff Are Now Supposed to Avoid Using the Term 'Climate Change'

A change in verbiage would follow suit with other moves made by government agencies during Trump's administration regarding climate change. In emails obtained by the Guardian from the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), a unit of the USDA, a department director told employees to make the following phrasing replacements in their work:...

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  • ASEAN overcomes communique impasse, urges non-militarisation in South China Sea
ASEAN overcomes communique impasse, urges non-militarisation in South China Sea

Foreign Minister Wang Yi hit out at the US, Japan and Australia on Monday, describing their joint statement as a "negative signal". Southeast Asian foreign ministers ended an impasse on Sunday over how to address disputes with China in the South China Sea , issuing a communique that called for militarisation to be avoided and noting concern ...

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  • Partial Lunar Eclipse To Be Visible Across India Monday Night
Partial Lunar Eclipse To Be Visible Across India Monday Night

The differences aren't great (in most cases they vary by a few seconds, usually less than a minute) but it is fascinating and informative to see. SC will see a total eclipse in a 70-mile strip across its three major cities starting around 2:40 p.m.

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  • IL governor signs law to honor Barack Obama's birthday
IL governor signs law to honor Barack Obama's birthday

Ending his political career as 44th president of the United States, Obama's rise in politics began when he was elected IL state senator which led to his election in the U.S. It is worth to note that Democrats tried to make Obama Day a legal state holiday, where schools and state offices would close and banks and businesses would be allowed to close...

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  • White House goes under renovation during President Trump's vacation
White House goes under renovation during President Trump's vacation

The Instagram user who posted - and later deleted - the video declined to answer any questions from Fortune . "Person in american history has lied to us that senator Richard Blumenthal", he started, referring to his attitude during the Vietnam war.

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  • Meeting with Tillerson leaves Lavrov feeling United States willing to continue dialogue
Meeting with Tillerson leaves Lavrov feeling United States willing to continue dialogue

Tillerson broadly echoed that sentiment, saying the two countries had critical national security issues to discuss despite deep disagreements on some matters. Speaking on the response to the sanctions, the politician said that Russian Federation will intensify work to reduce its dependence on United States payment systems and the dollar as...

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  • New Orleans Floods as Rain Overcomes Pumps
New Orleans Floods as Rain Overcomes Pumps

Morris Jeff Community School in Mid-City will also reopen Tuesday. Cleanup efforts continued Monday days after heavy rains brought severe widespread flooding to parts of the New Orleans Metro area Saturday. "There is no drainage system in the world that can handle that immediately", the Sewerage & Water Board's Executive Director Cedric Grant...

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  • Flake Says GOP Should Have Disavowed 'Birther' Movement
Flake Says GOP Should Have Disavowed 'Birther' Movement

Jeff Flake (R-AZ) said he wishes his party had done more to stop the repeatedly debunked "birtherism" conspiracy theory that President Barack Obama is not a USA citizen when it first emerged. Long before he was a presidential candidate, Trump led an effort to discredit President Obama by doubting he was a USA citizen. "Anybody at those rallies ou...

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  • How 'bout That Cowboy: Owner Jerry Jones Makes Hall of Fame
How 'bout That Cowboy: Owner Jerry Jones Makes Hall of Fame

This could be one of those times, which is why Tomlinson's speech was so powerful. "He said, said, To those listening tonight, don't miss your moments, both the moment to be impacted and the moments to impact". His hopes and dreams were crushed, but, ya know, he would go on to be a pretty good quarterback. This allowed Warner to replace Green as th...

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  • Voter Suing GOP: This Is Last Chance to Save Private Health Insurance
Voter Suing GOP: This Is Last Chance to Save Private Health Insurance

Tim Miley, an attorney and leader of West Virginia's House Democrats, called the governor's version of events a "myth". The Ohio law, said the high court, violated the First Amendment for attempting "to restrict or punish lying by politicians...

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  • (SD)-Citations Down, Drunken Driving Arrests Up At Sturgis Rally
(SD)-Citations Down, Drunken Driving Arrests Up At Sturgis Rally

Wyoming Highway Patrol officers responded to several deadly motorcycle crashes around this time every year which is why residents must learn to "share the road". He was not wearing a helmet and was pronounced dead at the scene. Public-safety officials said that bikers should travel at lower speeds since many rally attendees aren't used to some of...

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  • ASEAN latest to condemn North Korea for missile tests
ASEAN latest to condemn North Korea for missile tests

While China agrees with sanctions on the North, Wang, the Chinese Foreign Minister, said Sunday that they should be aimed at forcing Pyongyang to return to negotiations directed at taming its nuclear ambitions. The United Nations' Security Council approved sanctions Saturday that could cut as much as $1 billion each year from North Korean exp...

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  • Daniel Dae Kim Addresses 'Hawaii Five-0' Exit
Daniel Dae Kim Addresses 'Hawaii Five-0' Exit

The 49-year-old actor addressed his unexpected departure from the CBS action drama after seven seasons over a salary dispute at ABC's summer Television Critics Association press tour on Sunday. "This is the start of something new". However, just because Kim is no longer acting on Hawaii Five-0 doesn't mean he'll be in front of the camera ...

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  • United States calls for legally binding code of conduct in South China Sea
United States calls for legally binding code of conduct in South China Sea

Singapore's Foreign Affairs Minister Vivian Balakrishnan has met his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on the sidelines of ASEAN meetings taking place in Manila on Sunday (Aug 6). Wang's mention of the vague conditions can allow China to delay or halt the planned talks for any reason. "Asean-China relations are on a positive trajectory".

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  • Lahore Truck Blast Kills 2, Injures 22
Lahore Truck Blast Kills 2, Injures 22

The bombing came as deposed prime minister Nawaz Sharif prepares to return to Lahore , the power bastion of the ruling PML-N, in a bid to show the street power his party wields in Punjab. As per reports, eight injured victims have been declared to be critical while two have been shifted to surgical wards. The explosion reduced the truck to a hea...

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  • 1641st victim of 9/11 attack identified almost 16 years later
1641st victim of 9/11 attack identified almost 16 years later

New, more sensitive DNA technology was deployed earlier this year and helped make the latest identification after earlier testing produced no results, the medical examiner's office said. The efforts haven't been simple. His remains were recovered at Ground Zero in 2001. Most of the DNA profiles generated belong to previously identified victims.

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  • Leftwing NGOs to Challenge Court's Revocation of Terrorist's Israeli Citizenship
Leftwing NGOs to Challenge Court's Revocation of Terrorist's Israeli Citizenship

The Adalah Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights and The Association for Civil Rights in Israel said in a statement that a decision to revoke Ziad's citizenship "deviates from precedent as well as worldwide law". "The decision to revoke Mr Zayoud's residence would render him stateless, in violation of Israel's obligations under global human rights ...

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  • New York Knicks hire former Bucks VP of player development Craig Robinson
New York Knicks hire former Bucks VP of player development Craig Robinson

Craig Robinson , former Oregon State Beavers men's basketball coach, has been hired by the New York Knicks according to reports. The 55-year-old will hold a number of positions with the Knicks including general manager of the team's G-League affiliate in Westchester while overseeing player development.

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  • Honoring Purple Heart veterans
Honoring Purple Heart veterans

There are many ways that civilians can help ensure wounded veterans return not only to a country that recognizes their sacrifice but also helps them live a happier life. "We are grateful to be working with the National League of Cities, mayors, credit unions and The Home Depot Foundation to help more older veterans live safely and with dignity in t...

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  • New rules aim to guard 'smart' vehicles from cyber attacks
New rules aim to guard 'smart' vehicles from cyber attacks

It's not clear how legally enforceable "guidelines" will be, but it's likely that cars that won't meet a minimum standard will end up not being road legal. Mike Hawes, chief executive of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, welcomed the Government guidelines. "These vehicles will transform our roads and society, dramatically reducing a...

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  • Apple has an official Instagram account showcasing photos shot on iPhone
Apple has an official Instagram account showcasing photos shot on iPhone

Case in point: For years, Apple had its own Twitter account , but never even bothered to upload a user photo. It's all about the attractive pictures that people take using the iPhone. Second, the company is using videos to share a few photos at a time , add sound effects and interview the creators - those sound bites remind me of Humans of NY.

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  • Nepal urges India, China to resolve border standoff through peaceful dialogue
Nepal urges India, China to resolve border standoff through peaceful dialogue

Chinese officials say they are ready to engage in a "small-scale military operation" to remove Indian soldiers they say are on Chinese soil. New Delhi's bold decision to confront Chinese troops at Doklam-an area near India's so-called tri-border with China and Bhutan-surprised and angered Beijing.

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  • Lawyer says accused professor is 'gentle soul'
Lawyer says accused professor is 'gentle soul'

They are wanted in Chicago on murder charges in the death of Trenton Cornell-Duranleau, who was founded dead with multiple stab wounds in Lathem's apartment, where Cornell-Duranleau lived. Authorities have not said when that will happen. Surveillance video captured Warren leaving the building where Cornell-Duranleau was found with Lathem on the d...

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  • A Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Be Visible Tonight in China
A Partial Lunar Eclipse Will Be Visible Tonight in China

So just how rare are eclipses? Monday's lunar eclipse is associated with the upcoming solar eclipse, which is to take place on August 21. It is possible to have more than four in one year, however: 2018 and 2019 will see five eclipses, while 2020 will have six.

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  • 2 more homes condemned due to massive Florida sinkhole
2 more homes condemned due to massive Florida sinkhole

A sinkhole in Florida that destroyed two homes and a boat , when it opened July 14, grew another 30 feet or so Friday night. This video shows the state of the sinkhole on August 3, one day before officials reported the sinkhole had grown further.

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  • BJP opens account in Tripura with six MLAs joining party
BJP opens account in Tripura with six MLAs joining party

With the addition of these six MLAs, the BJP is set to be the principal opposition party in the Left-governed state. Image of Amit Shah: Official Twitter handle of Amit Shah. BJP's national General Secretary Ram Madhav could not turn up to grace the occasion due to an urgent engagement elsewhere, party sources said. Sarma also alleged that th...

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  • Jim Caldwell's Forecast | A dreary start to the week
Jim Caldwell's Forecast | A dreary start to the week

The southern half of New Jersey should become sunny with a high near 84, the weather service says. More rain moves in early Thursday morning through possibly Saturday . The cold front will linger to our south on Wednesday and Thursday . By Tuesday , we will have partly cloudy skies with only a 20% chance of a stray shower or two.

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  • Gujarat RS polls: Will continue to help Congress in distress, says NCP
Gujarat RS polls: Will continue to help Congress in distress, says NCP

Notably, 7 Congress members had quit within a span of seven days, a move that party believes was orchestrated by its former leader Shankersinh Vaghela. The election to the Upper House from Gujarat has received greater attention with BJP president Amit Shah and Union minister Smriti Irani entering the fray and the Congress re- nominating Patel.

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  • Despite Criticism, Sen. Flake Says Not Thinking of Quitting GOP
Despite Criticism, Sen. Flake Says Not Thinking of Quitting GOP

But now that the Republican-led effort officially failed , look for frustrated GOP voters to begin demanding answers from their Republican representatives. McConnell quickly declared that offer a non-starter, and indicated Republicans will use the same budget reconciliation process they deployed on health care to skirt the Senate filibuster an...

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  • Texas police officer dies in auto crash, leaves behind child
Texas police officer dies in auto crash, leaves behind child

They approached traffic due to another crash and were rear-ended by a pickup truck, the post said. Ybarra suffered fatal injuries while the other two detectives were taken to Hendrick Medical Center where they were evaluated, the department wrote.

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