H.S. students honor veterans by funding trip for D-Day anniversary
“It's important for us to show that we still care. And that we still remember everyone's sacrifice," a high school sophomore said.
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'I saw a hurricane of fire': D-Day veterans remember landing in Normandy
"Maybe the 75th will be the last celebration. And that's another reason I want to go. It might be the last one. Because most of us will be gone in the next five years," one vet...
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A Plate Adjustment Helped D.J. LeMahieu With Yankees, and Skeptical Fans
The Yankees infielder stopped narrowly focusing on powerful drives to left field, and as a result won over those puzzled by the deal that brought him to New York.
1 hour ago - NY Times
Why the Moon Landing's Anniversary Is Getting Less Attention Than D-Day's
It has to do with the groups and generations whose identities are wrapped up in those older events.
2 hours ago - Slate
Apollo 11 astronauts reunite for 50th anniversary of moonshot
Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins met with the Trumps, Vice President Mike Pence and NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine.
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ABC says 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' will end after Season 7
Season 7 will be the last for Marvel's longest-running television series, "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
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House Democrats Prepare for Civil War as Challengers Plot Primary Battles
Several entrenched New York representatives will face progressive hopefuls seeking to replicate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's success.
2 hours ago - NY Times
D.I.Y. Private Equity Is Luring Small Investors
Amateur investors are setting up high-risk, high-return deals on their own, but the key to success varies.
4 hours ago - NY Times
Nationals to debut extended protective netting on July 22
The Nationals come back to D.C. for their first homestand since the All-Star break on Monday, July 22. And when they return, Nationals Park will
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The Heat Is On - Stay Cool: Brainstorm Health
Happy Friday, readers! I'm sure many of you across the country are bracing for what's expected to be one of the less pleasant heat waves of the year. From New York to D.C. to...
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Former Giants lineman Mitch Petrus dead at 32 of apparent heat stroke
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Officials say former New York Giants offensive lineman Mitch Petrus has died in Arkansas of apparent heat stroke. He was 32. Pulaski County Coroner Gerone...
WATCH: Man escapes high-rise fire by climbing down it in true 'Spider-Man' style
Video shows the man grappling down the balconies and railings of several floors until he got to the ground level.
Iran Seizes British Oil Tanker In Strait Of Hormuz
The incident, involving two foreign ships, comes a day after Iran seized another tanker and the U.S. claimed to have downed an Iranian drone.
Why J.B. Holmes, Shane Lowry are unlikeliest of British Open leaders
PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland - The co-leaders of the British Open entering the weekend at Royal Portrush are both somewhat unlikely candidates. J.B. Holmes entered the week with...
Tyreek Hill cleared by NFL to return to Kansas City Chiefs roster
NFL announces that it "cannot conclude" that Tyreek Hill violated the league's Personal Conduct Policy.
Matt Harvey designated for assignment by Angels
Matt Harvey's tenure with the Angels appears over. The club announced Friday that the former Mets ace had been designated for assignment. The move occurred after Harvey allowed...
'Go back to their country': Gas station cashier fired after questioning...
"Don't you know the rules?" the clerk asked. "They need to go back to their country."
Iran says it has seized British oil tanker
TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's Revolutionary Guard says it has seized a British oil tanker that was passing through the Strait of Hormuz. The IRGC's website, sepahnews.com, says the...
Algeria wins African Cup title, beats Mane's Senegal 1-0
CAIRO - Algeria won the African Cup of Nations, beating Senegal 1-0 in the final with a deflected goal in the opening seconds by striker Baghdad Bounedjah on Friday.
Wizards reportedly promote Tommy Sheppard to general manager, remove interim tag
Tommy Sheppard was named the interim GM when Ernie Grunfeld was fired in April.