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Trump honors fallen officers at Capitol ceremony

Hailing "the heroes of law enforcement," President Donald Trump honored the 228 officers who died in the line of duty last year in an address to the National Pe...

Trump honors fallen officers at Capitol ceremony

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TPD honors 8 fallen officers with annual ceremony TUCSON – Erik Hite, Patrick K. Hardestry, Jeffrey H. Ross, James A. Smith, Barry Headricks, Robert V. Cummins, William Katzenstein and William Elliot – these are the names of the eight Tucson Police Department officers who were killed in ...
04:52, 05/09/2019

Trump attacks prosecutors at ceremony for fallen officers WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is using a Capitol Hill ceremony for fallen law enforcement officers to criticize some big-city prosecutors he asserts don’t go after criminals who pose a severe threat to public safety. Trump also calle...
20:13, 05/15/2019

PCSD honors fallen officers in Washington DC US Marshals from Tucson visited Washington DC for National Police Week to honor Deputy U.S. Marshal Chase White, who was killed in the line of duty. TUCSON – In honor of National Police Week, Pima County Sheriff’s Department sent two members of the H...
07:52, 05/15/2019

PCSD honors fallen law enforcement officers The Pima County Sheriff’s Department honored members of its team who made the ultimate sacrifice. A fallen pilot, corrections officer, county ranger and 11 deputies were recognized for their selfless service. The names of those killed in the line of ...
15:13, 05/18/2019

Trump honors officers with Medal of Valor awards Fourteen public safety officers were awarded the nation's highest honor for bravery from President Donald Trump on Wednesday, including eight who responded to a mass shooting on Election Day 2016 in southern California. (May 22)   ...
05:00, 05/23/2019

Trump criticizes prosecutors at event for fallen officers President Donald Trump used a Capitol Hill ceremony for fallen law enforcement officers to renew his pitch for changes to the nation’s immigrations law and to criticize some big-city prosecutors...
23:39, 05/15/2019

De Blasio honors fallen US military members at the Intrepid Thousands of veterans, their families and survivors — along with hundreds of active duty members in town for Fleet Week — commemorated Memorial Day today at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum....
00:00, 05/28/2019

Ceremony Held For Fallen Law Enforcement RICHMOND, Ky. (LEX 18)– A memorial was held Thursday to honor the lives of six law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty in 2018. A large crowd showed up for the ceremony held at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justi...
23:52, 05/23/2019

Pence honors fallen service members at Arlington cemetery ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence has paid tribute to fallen members of the U.S. Armed Forces, thanking their loved ones in a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery and acknowledging that for them “every day is Memorial Day.̶...
18:26, 05/27/2019

Ceremony Honors Heroes Who Never Made It Home (LEX 18)– Those who never made it home were honored at Camp Nelson in a Memorial Day ceremony. Like many who gathered at Camp Nelson, guest speaker 96-year-old Captain Walter Cox Jr. knows about loss. During his 58 months in the U.S Army, Capta...
00:26, 05/28/2019

‘Every Day Is Memorial Day.’ Mike Pence Honors Fallen Soldiers and Their Families at Arlington (ARLINGTON, Va.) — Vice President Mike Pence has paid tribute to fallen members of the U.S. Armed Forces, thanking their loved ones in a ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery and acknowledging that for them “every day is Memorial Day.&#...
02:39, 05/28/2019

Ken Jennings honors the incredible streak of fallen Jeopardy! champ James Holzhauer In the end, the Jeopardy!’s long-reigning king stayed the king. As you very likely had spoiled for you—unless you were able to catch the 9:30 a.m. CT screening in Montgomery, Alabama—James Holzhauer’s freight-train winning-streak came to an end yeste...
21:26, 06/04/2019

37 Fallen Troopers, Officers Honored FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky State Police held a memorial Friday honoring troopers and officers who have died while serving. Thirty-seven names were read and thirty-seven people were honored. On Friday, a wreath was placed to recognize the...
00:13, 06/22/2019

Memorial for fallen officers unveiled in Dallas Officials have unveiled a sculpture honoring five police officers who were killed in an ambush attack in downtown Dallas three years ago. (July 8)        ...
03:26, 07/09/2019

North Carolina firefighter honors newborn daughter, fallen heroes in touching Memorial Day photo shoot A North Carolina firefighter celebrated the birth of his daughter amid a sea of American flags in a viral Memorial Day photo meant to honor those who ensured Capt. Kevin Phillips' newborn grew up in the land of the free....
20:00, 05/28/2019

Tucson Police Department remembers fallen officers TUCSON — There’s is a profession of protectors. Wednesday night, the Tucson Police Department hosted its annual Fallen Officer Memorial. “It’s very important for families and it reminds them that we will never forget their lov...
08:26, 05/09/2019

2 St. Louis officers hurt in motorcade for fallen officer ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two Missouri police officers are hospitalized in serious condition following an accident involving a motorcade escorting the body of a fallen police officer to a funeral home. Officer Michael Langsdorf of the North County Police Coop...
01:13, 06/28/2019

CBOE Receives Two Honors at Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards Ceremony CHICAGO, IL – February 5, 2015 –The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced that the exchange received two honors – “Best Options Trading Venue” and “Best Mobile Application” – at the fourth annual Wall Street Letter...
10:13, 05/03/2019

Pulitzer Prize ceremony honors Marjory Stoneman Douglas students, Capital Gazette The Pulitzer Prizes recognized the Capital Gazette, Marjory Stoneman Douglas journalism students, and included a performance by Jennifer Hudson.        ...
02:39, 05/29/2019

Arizona fallen officers honored for giving the ultimate sacrifice PHOENIX – Three law enforcement officials made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting Arizona citizens over the past year. The Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Board honored those men who were killed in the line of duty on Monday, May 6th at th...
06:52, 05/07/2019

Jennifer Hudson Honors Aretha Franklin's Legacy at Pulitzer Prize Ceremony With 'Amazing Grace' An icon. A legend. A superstar. Aretha Franklin racked up plenty of honors when she was still with us, throughout her many years in the entertainment industry. Even her homegoing—her funeral—was more a soulful, celebratory concert than a dour ceremon...
16:26, 05/29/2019

2019 AFI Lifetime Achievement Ceremony: Denzel Washington Collects His Things; Beyoncé Honors Melina Matsoukas Everyone who is anyone in Hollywood gathered to celebrate your favorite actor’s favorite actor Denzel Washington at the 47th AFI Life Achievement Award gala, presented by the American Film Institute, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Thursday n...
05:52, 06/08/2019

Soldier honors fallen at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in pouring rain A member of The Old Guard walked steadily in the pouring rain and wind to place a flag honoring the fallen at Arlington National Cemetery.        ...
01:00, 05/28/2019

South Carolina city takes down ‘Lord’ monument honoring fallen officers after it ‘divided’ town After literally scrubbing references to the "Lord" from a memorial honoring fallen police officers, a South Carolina city has outright removed the monument....
19:26, 07/25/2019

Japan navy officers attend maritime security ceremony in South Korea Officers of Japan's maritime self-defense forces took part in the opening ceremony of a combined maritime security exercise that includes the United States....
21:00, 04/30/2019

Sea of officers stand in silent, shoulder-to-shoulder tribute to honor fallen heroes Milwaukee police are still heartbroken over the loss of three of their own in the line of duty this past year. This Police Week, they're not alone.        ...
17:39, 05/15/2019

'The hardest 24 notes to play': Why 'Taps' honors fallen heroes “This is our way of saying, ‘thank you’ to the loved ones.” bugler Bruce McKee said.        ...
01:00, 05/28/2019

Fallen Heroes Memorial in Florida made of dog tags of fallen soldiers as American flag The Fallen Heroes Memorial is now stationed in Florida, honoring American veterans with a 28-foot-wide American flag made of the dog tags of fallen soldiers....
04:13, 06/28/2019

DC council might not like Trump's tanks, but Capitol Hill politicians love them Washington's city council might not be thrilled about President Trump's decision to bring tanks to the district for the Fourth of July, but the 80-ton vehicles have long been a favorite of legislators on Capitol Hill....
15:13, 07/04/2019

Trump Jr. on Capitol Hill for closed-door Senate interview Donald Trump Jr., the son of President Donald Trump, arrives to meet privately with members of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill on Washington, Wednesday, June 12, 2019 (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez) WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. told...
17:00, 06/12/2019

Dual hearings on Capitol Hill focus on Trump’s Iran policy WASHINGTON (AP) — Iran and tensions in the Persian Gulf as well as President Donald Trump’s tough talk are the subject of competing meetings in the House and Senate, both closed to the public and the press. Tuesday’s meetings on Capitol H...
08:00, 05/21/2019

Democrats plan Capitol Hill event to put Trump's mental health under fire Democrats are planning to host a Capitol Hill event featuring psychiatrists who will warn that President Trump is unfit for office based on his mental health....
06:52, 06/05/2019

Pushback: Trump’s July Fourth critics spending 3-times more on Capitol concerts Congressional Democrats claiming that President Trump “illegally” diverted $2.4 million for the acclaimed July Fourth “Salute to America” have helped to set aside three times as much for holiday concerts on Capitol grounds, according to budget docume...
23:39, 07/11/2019

Trump Honors D-Day Sacrifices, With Some Legacies Unspoken While paying tribute to veterans, the president said little about the institutions built after World War II that are fraying under populist movements....
23:00, 06/06/2019

President Trump honors veteran to commemorate D-Day 75th anniversary President Trump shared D-Day veteran Ray Lambert's World War II story. Lambert was in attendance to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.        ...
14:39, 06/06/2019

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22:26, 06/05/2019

Trump honors 'very special' World Series champion Red Sox at White House President Trump paid tribute to the Boston Red Sox Thursday at a White House ceremony honoring the club's 2018 World Series championship, describing them as an "unstoppable" team who had won a "spectacular victory."...
05:26, 05/10/2019

Day 3 of Trump’s U.K. Visit: A D-Day Ceremony With World Leaders President Trump joined other world leaders at an event on the eve of the 75th anniversary of the wartime operation on the final leg of his three-day state visit to Britain....
20:00, 06/05/2019

Trump honors military, calls for unity during 'Salute to America' Independence Day celebration President Donald Trump took the stage in the shadow of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Thursday with first lady Melania Trump at his side in an event he organized to be focused on honoring the nation's troops....
07:13, 07/05/2019

Rainy 'Salute to America' honors military; Donald Trump calls for unity President Donald Trump took the stage in the shadow of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., Thursday with first lady Melania Trump at his side in an event he organized to be focused on honoring the nation's troops....
19:39, 07/05/2019

Trump greeted with small welcoming ceremony on UK trip President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have been honored at a small welcoming ceremony upon their arrival in the United Kingdom. The president was met by the U.S. Ambassador to Britain, Woody Johnson, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt and ot...
14:39, 06/03/2019

Macron to Trump at D-day ceremony: fulfil the promise of Normandy French president praises multilateralism of Nato and EU while offering gratitude to USFrance’s president, Emmanuel Macron, has appealed directly to Donald Trump to fulfil the “promise of Normandy” by embracing pillars of the postwar peace such as the...
10:26, 06/07/2019

Trump and May Can’t Escape Shadow of Politics at Portsmouth’s D-Day Ceremony Local leaders originally intended it to be a humble ceremony of remembrance for the surviving combatants of Europe’s finest hour. But the presence of glittering royals and heads of state at Portsmouth’s D-Day commemoration on Wednesday tu...
00:00, 06/06/2019

Trump arrives for D-day ceremony in Normandy – live news Follow live updates as world leaders join veterans to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-day landings in Normandy 11.11am BST Trump opens his speech with this:On this day 75 years ago 10,000 men shed their blood and thousands sacrificed their lives f...
12:26, 06/06/2019

Trump slams Nancy Pelosi, Mueller before D-Day ceremony in France President Trump on Thursday ripped Nancy Pelosi and mocked Robert Mueller during an interview from France before the solemn memorial ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day. “Nancy Pelosi, I call her ‘Nervous Nancy.’ Nancy Pelosi is a disaster...
21:13, 06/06/2019

Trump praises D-Day veterans at solemn 75th anniversary ceremony President Trump gave a touching tribute Thursday to the D-Day invasion veterans who turned the course of World War II, calling them “among the very greatest Americans who will ever live.” Trump and other world leaders gathered in France at the Norman...
16:39, 06/06/2019

Trump's U.K. visit: What you need to know, from royal ceremony to protests in London While the queen has met 11 of 12 sitting U.S. presidents, only two have made state visits to Britain: George W. Bush in 2003 and Barack Obama in 2011.        ...
10:26, 06/03/2019

Trump attends Defense Secretary Mark Esper's welcoming ceremony President Donald Trump attended a welcoming ceremony Thursday at the Pentagon for Mark Esper, who was sworn in as the new defense secretary days ago....
04:13, 07/26/2019

Mike Pence praises West Point cadets, Trump at ceremony Vice President Mike Pence praised West Point’s 985 graduating cadets – along with his boss – at their commencement ceremony Saturday. “This is a class full of amazing Americans,” he said. “You are, as the president likes to say, the best of the...
01:39, 05/26/2019

Medal of Honor recipient: Trump allowing team to be part of ceremony 'meant so much' An Iraq war veteran who was awarded the Medal of Honor by President Trump on Tuesday said the experience was "awkward and uncomfortable," but he praised the president for allowing him to include his team in the emotional ceremony. ...
21:52, 06/28/2019

Donald Trump praises Red Sox at White House ceremony as several players, manager skip event A group of primarily white Red Sox players, executives crowded behind Donald Trump, while most persons of color associated with team skipped trip.        ...
07:13, 05/10/2019

Four officers in Trump motorcade involved in crash Four police officers traveling in President Trump’s motorcade were involved in a crash on Tuesday in Louisiana. The president’s armored limo was unharmed in the accident at around 1:30 p.m. on Interstate 10 in Lake Charles, officials said. Three of t...
02:26, 05/15/2019

Rep. Ayanna Pressley praises UMass Boston graduates as ‘Trump’s worst nightmare’ at commencement ceremony Freshmen Rep. Ayanna Presley, D-Mass., praised University of Massachusetts Boston graduates as being “President Trump’s worst nightmare” during her commencement address on Friday....
02:13, 06/03/2019

President Trump arrives in the United Kingdom for state visit, D-Day ceremony amid Brexit tensions LONDON (AP) — President Trump arrives in the United Kingdom for state visit, D-Day ceremony amid Brexit tensions....
10:26, 06/03/2019

Trump awards medals to public safety officers WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has awarded the Medal of Valor to 14 public safety officers, including eight who responded to a shooting at a southern California polling place. Trump honored the men at a White House ceremony on Wednesday. Tw...
01:39, 05/23/2019

Trump calls out de Blasio over attacks on NYPD officers: ‘Should act immediately!’ President Trump on Thursday called for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to “act immediately” in response to videos of people attacking NYPD officers by dousing them with water, tweeting, “What took place was completely unacceptable, and will not be...
23:52, 07/25/2019

'Simply unbelievable': Trump ambassador Woody Johnson slammed for filming Queen Elizabeth on smartphone during solemn D-Day ceremony Two diplomats used smartphones to film Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom while she delivered a solemn D-Day anniversary speech, prompting jeers on social media over the breach of etiquette....
05:26, 06/06/2019

Trump awards highest honor for bravery to public safety officers President Trump awarded the Medal of Valor to 14 public safety officers on Wednesday; the medal is the nation’s highest honor for bravery by a public safety officer....
08:13, 05/23/2019

Asylum officers union: Trump migration policy goes against nation's 'moral fabric' A union representing U.S. asylum officers has asked a federal court to end the Trump administration's policy of forcing migrants to wait in Mexico while the United States decides their asylum cases....
18:52, 06/27/2019

Donald Trump reopens 'nasty' feud with Meghan Markle and hits Joe Biden on eve of D-Day ceremony Donald Trump continued to squabble with the British royal family, telling a journalist he didn’t believe Meghan Markle was “nasty,” only her comments.        ...
19:39, 06/05/2019

Environmental protesters glue themselves to tunnels under Capitol Environmental protesters caused a ruckus Tuesday after gluing themselves to two doorways connecting the Cannon Building to the U.S. Capitol in a bid to stop members of Congress from an evening vote....
02:26, 07/24/2019

What We Learned From Mueller’s 7 Hours on Capitol Hill Robert S. Mueller III’s long-anticipated testimony before two House committees broke little new ground, but under questioning, the former special counsel had his moments....
02:39, 07/25/2019

On Capitol Hill, self-preservation drives the debate It’s all about preservation. The 2020 elections are more than a year-and-half away. And lawmakers from both sides of the aisle could soon look for ways to preserve themselves....
15:52, 05/09/2019

Takeaways From Fed Chief's Two Days on Capitol Hill Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell completed two days of testimony on Capitol Hill this week. Here are five things learned from his exchanges with lawmakers....
20:26, 07/12/2019

Mississippi Capitol hosts funeral of former US Sen. Cochran JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Flags in Mississippi are flying at half-staff to honor a Republican former U.S. senator who brought billions of dollars to the state. The first of two funeral services for Thad Cochran is taking place Monday at the Mississippi C...
10:52, 06/03/2019

Rapinoe, USWNT accept Capitol Hill invite US women’s soccer all-star Megan Rapinoe confirmed on Tuesday that she’s accepted an invitation for her World Cup-winning team to visit Congress. Rapinoe shared the news on CNN, saying the invites came from a number of elected officials, including De...
14:00, 07/10/2019

Barr arrives on Capitol Hill for Senate testimony Attorney General William Barr arrives on Capitol Hill Wednesday morning ahead of his testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee defending his handling of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia report. (May 1)      ...
18:26, 05/01/2019

Extinction Rebellion protesters confront politicians at US Capitol Climate crisis group members gluing themselves to doorways to block members of Congress from attending evening voteProtesters from the climate crisis group Extinction Rebellion are causing disruption at the US Capitol in Washington, confronting polit...
01:13, 07/24/2019

Congress Might Finally Get Rid of the Capitol's Racist Native Imagery It shouldn’t be a surprise that one of the great colonizing forces of modern history would glorify its role in the subjugation of a continent of Native nations. And yet, some of the art found around the Capitol still manages to be jarring in its ahis...
22:13, 05/15/2019

Rep. Steube: AG Barr 'certainly not fearful' to testify on Capitol Hill House Judiciary Committee member Rep. Greg Steube said Attorney General William Barr is “certainly not fearful” about testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. However, he did not mention speculation that Barr may not testify bef...
00:39, 05/01/2019

Hundreds protest Alabama’s abortion ban at state capitol MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Hundreds of demonstrators have marched to the Alabama Capitol to protest the state’s new abortion ban. Protesters chanted “My body, my choice!” and “vote them out!” as they rallied Sunday evening,...
02:00, 05/20/2019

Advocating for federal research funding on Capitol Hill In late March, 29 MIT graduate students, postdocs, and undergraduates traveled to Washington to speak with members of Congress about the need for continued federal investment of science and technology R&D in fiscal year 2020 and beyond. The delegati...
14:53, 04/28/2019

Protest at Oregon Capitol as climate bill stalls Hundreds of people rallied Thursday at the Statehouse in Oregon to show support for Republican Senators who walked out to block a climate change bill. (June 27)        ...
02:52, 06/28/2019

Democrats live reading Mueller report on Capitol Hill A group of more than 25 House Democrats are taking turns reading the entire redacted report from special counsel Robert Mueller out loud Thursday on Capitol Hill....
02:13, 05/17/2019

Oregon capitol shuts down after potential threat of militia violence Plans for the Oregon Senate to meet Saturday were scrapped after Oregon State Police identified a potential threat from militia groups.        ...
21:00, 06/22/2019

Tech executives head to Capitol Hill for antitrust hearing Executives from tech giants Apple Inc , Amazon.com Inc , Facebook Inc and Alphabet's Google go before the House Judiciary Committee's antitrust panel Tuesday to discuss competition in online markets....
13:00, 07/16/2019

Big Tech executives due on Capitol Hill next week for antitrust hearing Executives from Amazon.com Inc, Apple Inc, Facebook Inc and Alphabet's Google will testify before a House of Representatives congressional committee next week in a hearing to discuss the tremendous market power wielded by online platforms....
05:13, 07/10/2019

Embattled Ocasio-Cortez Aides Are Leaving Capitol Hill Two of Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s top aides are leaving her office after clashing with elected House members and pursuing primary challenges....
04:39, 08/03/2019

GOP senators in Oregon to return to Capitol after avoiding climate bill After more than a week of avoiding the state Capitol in a successful effort to avoid a vote on a controversial climate change bill, Republican senators in Oregon are expected to return and vote on a slate of pending legislation....
01:39, 06/30/2019

Megan Rapinoe accepts AOC’s invitation to tour Capitol Hill The US women’s soccer team will be visiting Washington, DC, after all — but not for a trip to the White House. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) inserted herself into the feud between team captain Megan Rapinoe and President Trump, inviting the sq...
20:00, 06/29/2019

Climate change protesters arrested after super-gluing themselves to US Capitol Seventeen climate change protesters were reportedly arrested Tuesday night in a demonstration where members of their activist group superglued themselves to an underground entrance of the US Capitol. At least 16 environmentalists from Extinction Rebe...
13:26, 07/24/2019

GOP senators set to return to Oregon Capitol after prolonged walkout over cap-and-trade bill Oregon's 11 Republican senators are ending a walkout protest over climate legislation that lasted more than a week and garnered national attention.        ...
08:26, 06/29/2019

Oregon Republican senators return to Capitol after scuttling climate bill Senate Republicans in Oregon will return to the Capitol in Salem on Saturday, nine days after they departed in a successful bid to scuttle a vote on climate change legislation that opened a bitter partisan divide....
04:13, 06/29/2019

Megan Rapinoe Accepts Sen. Schumer’s Invitation to the Capitol to Celebrate World Cup Win WASHINGTON — Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer says Megan Rapinoe has accepted an invitation for the U.S. women’s soccer team to celebrate its World Cup victory with a visit to Congress. The New York senator said Tuesday he looks for...
06:13, 07/10/2019

Democrats read Mueller report aloud in U.S. Capitol hearing room Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday held a marathon reading of the redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page assessment of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election....
23:39, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 2-Big Tech execs due on Capitol Hill next week for antitrust hearing Executives from Amazon.com Inc, Apple Inc, Facebook Inc and Alphabet's Google will testify before a House of Representatives congressional committee next week in a hearing to discuss the tremendous market power wielded by online platforms....
02:26, 07/10/2019

Carole King, Keala Settle to perform at 'Capitol Fourth' show in D.C. Carole King, Vanessa Carlton, Keala Settle, Lindsey Stirling and Vanessa Williams are confirmed as performers for Thursday night's "A Capitol Fourth" show in Washington, D.C....
22:26, 07/04/2019

Barr asks Pelosi outside the Capitol, ‘Madam Speaker, did you bring your handcuffs?’ As tensions between the Trump administration and Democratic lawmakers intensify, the attorney general joked to the speaker about preparations to hold him in contempt of Congress....
05:13, 05/16/2019

Big tech executives headed to Capitol Hill for antitrust hearing next week Executives from Amazon.com Inc , Apple Inc , Facebook Inc and Alphabet's Google will testify before a House congressional committee next week in a hearing to discuss the tremendous market power wielded by online platforms....
23:39, 07/09/2019

Big tech execs headed to Capitol Hill for antitrust hearing next week Executives from Amazon.com Inc, Apple Inc, Facebook Inc and Alphabet's Google will testify before a House congressional committee next week in a hearing to discuss the tremendous market power wielded by online platforms....
22:39, 07/09/2019

Congress hauls officials to Capitol Hill for 3 hearings on 737 Max crashes — but not the Boeing CEO In two hearings held in late March and one scheduled for next week, U.S. lawmakers are grilling virtually every major official involved in the 737 Max program — except Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg....
05:26, 05/09/2019

Capitol Police officer arrested in Manhattan for brutal attack on his wife A US Capitol Police officer was arrested in a Lower Manhattan hotel Saturday for allegedly beating and choking his wife in front of their teenage son, police sources said Monday. Staff at the AC Hotel New York Downtown called the NYPD around 10 p.m. ...
10:39, 07/16/2019

Oregon Capitol building closed as precaution amid partisan dispute Oregon's State Capitol building was shut down on Saturday as a safety precaution, police said, in the wake of a bitter partisan divide that had Republican lawmakers walked out to block a vote on a bill to reduce climate change-causing gases....
00:26, 06/23/2019

U.S. House Democrats read Mueller report aloud in Capitol hearing room Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday began a marathon reading of the redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page assessment of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election....
20:00, 05/16/2019

'We Write the Songs’ event brings music legends — and tears — to Capitol Hill The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers has spent the last 11 years advocating for songwriters with an annual concert aimed at reminding lawmakers of the importance of music....
21:00, 05/22/2019

House Democrats to read Mueller report aloud in Capitol hearing room Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives will read aloud on Thursday the redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's 448-page assessment of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election....
16:13, 05/16/2019

Daily on Energy: GOP-aligned groups make the fiscal case for a carbon tax on Capitol Hill Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's going on in Washington. SUBSCRIBE NOW: Just $1.00 an issue!...
21:26, 07/22/2019

Hundreds of loggers, farmers, ranchers circle Oregon Capitol to protest climate bill Hundreds of loggers and farmers rallied at the Capitol Thursday against a greenhouse gas emissions bill and in support of 11 absent Republican senators.        ...
13:52, 06/28/2019

Ilhan Omar and Muslim Members of Congress Host Historic Iftar on Capitol Hill Over the last three years, American politics have been shaped by a White House that has made a habit and sport of attacking Muslims in the U.S. and abroad with hateful rhetoric and policies. But that same time period has begotten another important po...
03:52, 05/22/2019

Moms Demand Action marches from White House to Capitol Hill after El Paso shooting Hundreds of demonstrators gathered Saturday night in Washington to protest for gun legislation after a shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas.        ...
07:13, 08/04/2019

Oregon Republican Senators Return to State Capitol, Ending Walkout Over Climate Bill SALEM, Ore. — Some Republican lawmakers returned to the Oregon Senate on Saturday, ending a walkout over a carbon-emissions bill they said would harm their rural constituents. Nine of the 12 minority Republicans returned after Senate President ...
00:39, 06/30/2019

Dozens of Catholic clergy arrested on Capitol Hill protesting treatment of child migrants U.S. Capitol Police arrested 70 people Thursday who were part of a coalition of Catholic clergy members and supporters protesting the treatment of child migrants being held in detention facilities along the southern border....
23:39, 07/18/2019

How far has flying first class fallen? Frequent domestic first class flyers have noted a decline in premium service, smaller seats and lack of leg rests.       ...
23:13, 08/09/2019

Honoring fallen DPS Officer TUCSON – “We will never forget” is at the top of 30 memorials for fallen Arizona Department of Public Safety Officers. On this day the Southern Investigation unit, along with retired DPS Detective Terry Johnson go to clean up the me...
04:52, 05/09/2019

Have you ever fallen in love with a close friend? Did you wait a long time before telling your friend that you had romantic feelings for them? We’d like to hear from youWhen it comes to relationships, falling for someone you already know and like can, of course, be brilliant. The stumbling block is ...
14:00, 06/28/2019

UK car manufacturing has fallen every month for a year News 27 Jun, 2019 UK car production fell 15.5 per cent in May, marking the 12th consecutive month of decline amid “seismic challenges” for the industry...
11:26, 06/27/2019

D-Day at 75: Veterans, memory of fallen honored With somber remembrance, President Donald Trump joined French President Emmanuel Macron and veterans at the Normandy American Cemetery in France to honor those fought 75 years ago on D-Day, the assault that portended the end of World War II. (June 6)...
01:39, 06/07/2019

Time to buy!: Luxury car prices have fallen Luxury car brands like Lamborghini, Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin and others have experienced price drops since peaking in 2017.        ...
21:26, 06/06/2019

UNC Charlotte hero to be buried with military honors The 21-year-old University of North Carolina Charlotte student who died trying to stop a gunman on campus this week will be buried with full military honors, a funeral home in his hometown told local media outlets....
17:13, 05/04/2019

Wisconsin honors Sikhs at temple where 6 died The Milwaukee-area Sikh temple where a white supremacist fatally shot six parishioners in 2012 hosted Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers to make April Sikh Awareness and Appreciation month. (April 30)        ...
03:00, 05/01/2019

Tu Nidito honors Pam Grissom as 2019 Remarkable Mom Every Mother’s Day, Tu Nidito chooses five remarkable moms who are making a difference in the Tucson community. Pam Grissom is a mom who raised her daughter while also running a successful business. In the late 70’s she launched the Griss...
05:13, 05/11/2019

Tennessee honors early KKK leader with proclamation Gov. Bill Lee proclaimed July 13 Nathan Bedford Forrest Day in Tennessee, honoring the former Civil War Confederate general, slave trader and early KKK leader....
04:00, 07/14/2019

UK Track & Field Has 23 All-America Honors Outdoors LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky Track and Field had 23 All-America honors (14 women’s, nine men’s) for the 2019 outdoor season as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA [nam04.safelinks.protection.outlook.com])....
03:00, 06/18/2019

Underwater memorial honors US military veterans The memorial is located off the shore of Clearwater, Florida and includes 12 statutes that represent men and women from each branch of the military.        ...
11:39, 08/09/2019

| Ecuador honors Valencia for his decade at Man United Manchester United's Antonio Valencia was presented with the Ecuador National Order of Merit medal in recognition of his decade playing for the Premier League giants....
03:26, 05/15/2019

Teary-eyed Antetokounmpo wins NBA MVP honors SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. They won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valuable Player honors and Mike Budenholzer won Coach of the Year on Monday night in S...
08:00, 06/25/2019

Vintage D-Day warplane honors WWII vets Captain Joe Fisher has been flying "warbirds" for 25 years and has been flying the FlaBob Express for about five years, he says "it's the funnest thing I fly and I fly a lot of airplanes." (May 10)        ...
02:00, 05/11/2019

Bavaria honors boy for rescuing sister from burning car 10-year-old Kenan Buyukhan has become the youngest-ever recipient of Bavaria's St. Christopher Medal. The Nuremberg boy risked his life to pull his younger sister from a burning car....
20:13, 05/29/2019

UN honors 115 peacekeepers and staff who lost their lives The United Nations has honored 115 U.N. peacekeepers and staff from 43 countries who lost their lives working for the global organization, standing in silent tribute to their sacrifice at a memorial service....
04:39, 05/07/2019

The Marathon Continues: T.I., Charlamagne tha God Visit Capitol Hill to Discuss Nipsey Hussle-Backed Plan to Put Money Into Black Communities Shortly before he was gunned down in front of the clothing store he owned in South Los Angeles in March, rapper, activist and entrepreneur Nipsey Hussle had plans to meet with lawmakers to discuss an idea he had to help funnel investment dollars in h...
11:52, 05/25/2019

Honor the Fallen 5k raises money for TAPS TUCSON-Dozens of runners completed a 5k on Sunday at the University of Arizona in honor of our fallen men and women who’ve died in the line of duty. “He was killed in action in July 13, 2010 and Chris actually attended the UofA for a seme...
07:00, 05/06/2019

'It's good news the FCA/Renault merger has fallen through' Opinion 9 Jun, 2019 The idea of a potential merger between FCA and Renault sounded like a bad idea, so Mike Rutherford is glad the deal has fallen through...
17:00, 06/09/2019

Veteran Talks About Remembering The Fallen On Memorial Day LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Memorial Day is about remembering those who gave their lives for the safety of our country. LEX 18’s Claire Kopsky spoke with a Laurel County man who served on the front lines with many of those we honor today...
00:26, 05/28/2019

What you need to know about Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order Respawn Entertainment CEO Vince Zampella and game developer Stig Asmussen give the latest details about Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.       ...
18:00, 06/09/2019

People Gather To Honor Fallen EMS Personnel FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– People gathered in Frankfort Wednesday to honor those who gave their lives trying to save others. A bell rang out for every name said out loud, the names of the EMS Personnel throughout Kentucky who never made it home. ...
01:39, 05/23/2019

Fallen cyclists honored at Ride of Silence TUCSON – Hundreds of cyclists gathered at Reid Park for the annual Ride of Silence, on Wednesday. The ten-mile ride paid tribute to those who were killed or seriously injured while cycling on local roads. The ride encouraged motorists and cycli...
01:00, 05/17/2019

NYPD honors cops who died from illnesses related to 9/11 The 47 fallen heroes commemorated at the NYPD’s Memorial Hall Friday all died in the past 16 years from illnesses related to the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. “Our losses from September 11 continue to mount, and our police families co...
08:13, 05/11/2019

Iran honors 150 soldiers who died during 1980s war with Iraq Thousands gathered in the streets of Tehran Thursday to honor unidentified Iranian soldiers who died during the decade-long war with Iraq during the 1980s....
15:52, 06/27/2019

Community honors heroes on Navajo Code Talkers Day PHOENIX (KPNX) – On July 28 1982, President Ronald Reagan designated August 14 as Navajo Code Talkers Day. Reagan called it a day dedicated to “all members of the Navajo Nation and to all Native Americans who gave their special talents an...
06:39, 08/15/2019

Merkel honors Hitler assassins, laments rise of far right The chancellor said Germans have a "duty" to stand up to right-wing extremists just as the resistance faced down Adolf Hitler. July 20 is the 75th anniversary of the failed assassination attempt on the Nazi dictator....
20:26, 07/13/2019

Athletics: Simbine takes London 100m honors South African Akani Simbine pulled off something of a surprise in the London Diamond League 100 meters on Saturday, holding off local hope Zharnel Hughes and former world champion Yohan Blake to come home in 9.93 seconds....
01:00, 07/21/2019

Widow Honors Husband In Memorial Day Crossfit Challenge LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– On this Memorial Day, a family who lost their loved one honored him by taking on the Murph Challenge. The challenge includes push ups, pull ups, squats, and running. Emily Dieruf Chambers and hundreds of others spent Mo...
00:26, 05/28/2019

Hamilton honors Lauda with Monaco pole for Mercedes Lewis Hamilton celebrated an emotional pole position for Mercedes at the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday with team mate Valtteri Bottas joining the Formula One leader on the front row, while Ferrari got their sums wrong....
07:00, 05/26/2019

Robin Williams' Son Zak Honors First Child With Late Actor's Name It's a party of three! Zak Pym Williams welcomed a baby boy with fiancée Olivia June, People reports. The 36-year-old entrepreneur paid tribute to his late father and legendary......
09:00, 06/13/2019

Berlin honors victims 58 years after the Wall was built Victims of Berlin’s former Soviet-era Wall, whose construction began 58 years ago, are being remembered in the capital. German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier has warned of 'new walls' in electoral thinking....
05:39, 08/14/2019

Packed synagogue honors woman killed in attack A packed congregation is remembering the woman who was shot to death in a Southern California synagogue this past weekend.        ...
04:13, 04/30/2019

Kosovo honors Bill Clinton with Freedom Order PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo has awarded the Freedom Order to former U.S. President Bill Clinton for his role in helping end the country’s war 20 years ago. Kosovo’s President Hashim Thaci on Tuesday handed the award to Clinton, thankin...
19:26, 06/11/2019

Feeling Aretha’s spirit, J Hud honors icon at Pulitzers NEW YORK (AP) — With bad weather in Chicago on Monday and her flight canceled, Jennifer Hudson fretted at the thought of missing her performance at Tuesday’s Pulitzer Prize awards ceremony to pay tribute to honoree Aretha Franklin. But then Hud...
01:39, 05/29/2019

Local car show honors mass shooting victims TUCSON –Tucsonans gathered Sunday night to honor the lives lost in mass shootings over the weekend. An impromptu car show was organized at Little Anthony’s Diner, near Broadway Boulevard and Kolb Road, to encourage the public to donate to help the sh...
19:52, 08/05/2019

Britain’s hedgehog population has fallen 66 per cent in 20 years Britain only has 58 wild mammal species to start with, and many have declined sharply in number since 1995 – with hedgehogs suffering a particularly severe fall...
17:00, 04/28/2019

Georgia deputies walk son of fallen deputy to first day of school Deputies with one Georgia Sheriff’s department escorts the 9-year-old son of a fallen deputy to his first day of school.        ...
21:13, 08/08/2019

How to watch Fight for the Fallen: live stream the AEW PVV online from anywhere All Elite Wrestling continues to grab attention as it looks to body slam the all-powerful WWE. AEW Fight for the Fallen comes hot on the heels of grapple extravaganzas Double or Nothing and Fyter Fest. You can see all the action tonight with our guid...
05:26, 07/14/2019

The Hull City AFC ‘cryptocurrency’ buyout has quietly fallen through Contrary to what reports from last year suggested, English Championship football club Hull City AFC won’t be getting acquired by cryptocurrency crowd funding platform SportyCo. According to sources familiar with the matter, SportyCo’s managing direct...
20:39, 05/01/2019

NC 10-year-old runs 1-mile to honor fallen K9 officer MOORESVILLE, N.C. (WCNC) — The community of Mooresville, as well as those outside of the town, are still mourning the loss of 32-year-old Jordan Harris Sheldon who was killed in the line of duty late Saturday evening. Sheldon, a six-year-veteran with...
05:39, 05/07/2019

Soldier braves rain to honor fallen comrades When a severe storm swept through the Washington area before the start of Memorial Day weekend, it didn't stop the 3rd US Infantry Regiment from placing flags at the graves of fallen soldiers, including at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier....
09:26, 05/27/2019

Archbishop didn’t tell Vatican whole story on fallen bishop CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The bishop appointed by the Vatican to investigate the former leader of the Roman Catholic Church in West Virginia now has his own explaining to do. Archbishop William Lori oversaw a probe of alleged sexual and financial misc...
23:26, 06/08/2019

Rescue a Fallen AirPod With a Juul Charger and Floss Apple, the world’s biggest seller of expensive, droppable objects, reached their peak with AirPods: $169 a pair, cordless, and intended for pulling in and out of your ears five times a day. You will eventually drop one into a tight space, behind furn...
01:26, 06/01/2019

| Egyptians light up stadium in tribute to fallen fans Even as Egypt struggled against South Africa in the last 16 of the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, the home fans took time to honour a recent tradition....
16:26, 07/07/2019

Passenger feared to have fallen overboard on cruise ship A middle-aged tourist is feared dead after falling off a cruise liner in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. The Norwegian Epic was due to dock in Majorca early Saturday — but the captain shocked passengers by announcing he was turning back af...
03:00, 06/10/2019

France honors soldiers killed freeing hostages in Africa PARIS (AP) — France is honoring two special forces officers killed in an operation that freed four hostages held in Burkina Faso. The French public was invited to line the Alexander III Bridge in central Paris as the funeral cortege passed slowly for...
11:39, 05/14/2019

George W. Bush honors former President Roh Moo-hyun in South Korea Former U.S. President George W. Bush was in South Korea on Thursday to pay tribute to his counterpart, South Korean President Roh Moo-hyun, at an event marking the 10th anniversary of Roh's death....
18:52, 05/23/2019

Poland honors national soccer player murdered in Holocaust Jozef Klotz, a Polish Jewish soccer player who scored the national team's first ever goal in an international match but was later murdered by the Nazis, was honored by Poland's soccer association on Monday....
19:13, 06/10/2019

Daughters’ funny obit honors dad ‘who died in his recliner as he had threatened to’ (NBC NEWS) — To honor their father’s love of cracking jokes, two sisters wrote a humorous obituary for him after he unexpectedly died. The obituary published online Thursday in The Telegraph, a daily newspaper in Nashua, New Hampshire, be...
02:52, 07/28/2019

Baker Mayfield honors Saquon Barkley’s quads after lost bet Baker Mayfield is a man of his word. After losing out on the Offensive Rookie of the Year to Giants running back Saquon Barkley, the Browns quarterback gifted his pal and fellow former first-round pick a diamond pendant that paid tribute to Barkley&#...
02:39, 06/23/2019

Luke Perry's Daughter Sophie Honors Him With Meaningful Tattoo Luke Perry's daughter has paid tribute to her late dad with a symbolic tattoo. Sophie Perry, 18, answered fans' random questions on her Instagram Story on Wednesday and during the......
17:52, 05/09/2019

California synagogue honors woman slain in gunman’s attack POWAY, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California synagogue where a gunman killed a woman and wounded three other people has dedicated a new Torah scroll — the holiest object in Judaism — to the slain woman. The handwritten Biblical scroll was dedicated Wed...
07:13, 05/23/2019

MLB world honors late Bill Buckner, who died Monday at 69 Bill Buckner died Monday at 69 after battling Lewy Body Dementia. Former teammates, opponents and fans paid tribute to the man.        ...
15:13, 05/28/2019

Spain honors research of plants’ role against climate change MADRID (AP) — A Spanish foundation says two prominent biologists working separately on how plants can help fight climate change have won Spain’s Princess of Asturias award for scientific research. Studies on plant biology by Joanne Chory, a res...
13:52, 06/05/2019

Granger Smith Honors Late Son River With Charitable T-Shirt Granger Smith is paying tribute to his late son, River Kelly Smith. Earlier this month, the singer took to social media to share the heartbreaking news of his youngest child's death.......
03:00, 06/18/2019

He died so I could live: UN peacekeeper pays tribute to fallen colleague But for the selfless bravery of the UN ‘blue helmet’ who dragged him to safety during a firefight against Congolese militiamen, it is unlikely that Corporal Ali Khamis Omary would be alive to tell the tale. The man who saved him, Malawian peacekeeper...
06:00, 05/25/2019

Angels honor fallen teammate Tyler Skaggs with combined no-no ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Angels put on Tyler Skaggs’ No. 45 jerseys and stood solemnly on the field while his mother, Debbie, delivered a heartbreakingly perfect strike on the first pitch. The Angels then proceeded to play their heavy hearts out in thei...
10:52, 07/13/2019

UN honours fallen colleagues and friends who ‘risk all to promote peace’ The lives of 115 colleagues who lost their lives between the beginning of last year and the end of March, serving the United Nations, were honoured on Monday at the annual Memorial Service for Fallen Staff, in New York....
21:52, 05/06/2019

Lyft acknowledges its response to sexual harassment has fallen short Lyft acknowledges that its response to sexual harassment has fallen short in some instances. Despite the ridesharing company's attempts to position itself as a mission-driven brand with a "friendly, hospitality-oriented personality," a growing n...
23:26, 08/02/2019

LA Lakers may tab Dwight Howard to replace fallen DeMarcus Cousins Lakers may turn to Howard to fill hole left by injured CousinsHoward averaged 17.1 points and 12.4 rebounds for LA in 2012-13The Los Angeles Lakers might turn to one of their former players to fill the hole left by the potentially season-ending injur...
23:13, 08/18/2019

Poll: U.S. approval of tech companies has fallen 21 percent since 2015 The number of Americans who believe tech companies have a positive impact on the country has dropped by 21 percent over the past four years, a Pew Research poll released Monday indicates....
14:39, 07/30/2019

Christchurch Victims Say New Zealand Has Fallen Short of Lofty Promises The government’s swift response to the massacre drew global praise. It also raised expectations among the victims that they say are now evaporating in the face of bureaucracy....
00:00, 06/21/2019

Body Of Man, Thought To Have Fallen From Plane, Found In London Garden The body of a man thought to have been a stowaway who fell from the landing gear of a Kenya Airways flight on its way into Heathrow Airport has been found in a garden in London, police said on Monday....
15:52, 07/02/2019

FBI honors Dolly Parton for work following Great Smoky Mountain wildfires Singer Dolly Parton was recognized last week by the FBI for her efforts to provide financial support to families affected by wildfires that ravaged parts of eastern Tennessee in 2016....
02:39, 05/07/2019

Israel honors Patriots owner Kraft amid solicitation case Israel is honoring New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft with the 2019 Genesis Prize for his philanthropy and commitment to combatting anti-Semitism...
17:39, 06/20/2019

A Black Revolutionary War Hero Finally Gets the Military Burial Honors He Deserved James Robinson was a black Revolutionary War hero who also served during the War of 1812 under Andrew Jackson. During both of those wars, he was promised his freedom by those who enlisted him (and other black men turned into soldiers); but when it wa...
22:26, 06/25/2019

France honors soldiers who died during hostage rescue in Burkina Faso An American woman who was taken hostage in Burkina Faso was nearly handed over to al-Qaida militants before she was rescued by U.S. commandos, a French military officer said Tuesday....
08:52, 05/15/2019

Mike Pence honors vets, Gold Star families on Memorial Day Vice President Mike Pence on Monday laid a traditional wreath at Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Memorial Day and praised those Americans who made the ultimate sacrifice, along with those they left behind. “Today on Memorial Day, we honor ...
22:39, 05/27/2019

Traveling Kentucky Vietnam Wall Honors Those Who Made Sacrifices For Freedom PENDLETON COUNTY, Ky.  (LEX 18) – The traveling Kentucky Vietnam Wall is on tour of all 120 counties in the bluegrass. The goal is to make sure those who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam are never forgotten. On Saturday the wall was in Pe...
03:13, 06/30/2019

Motor racing: Hamilton honors Lauda with Monaco pole for Mercedes Lewis Hamilton celebrated an emotional pole position for dominant Mercedes at the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday with team mate Valtteri Bottas joining the Formula One leader in a front row sweep....
18:00, 05/25/2019

Putin honors FIFA's Infantino with state medal over 2018 World Cup FIFA President Gianni Infantino thanked Russia on Thursday for hosting the "best World Cup ever" as President Vladimir Putin presented him with a state award for his role in making last year's tournament possible....
18:26, 05/23/2019

Riley Howell, who died tackling UNC gunman, to be buried with military honors The hero UNC Charlotte student who died tackling a gunman in his classroom will be buried with full military honors following a memorial on Sunday. Reserve Officer Training Corps cadet Riley Howell, 21, was one of two students killed as gunman Trysta...
16:00, 05/05/2019

Student who confronted North Carolina gunman to be buried with military honors The slain student hailed as a hero for tackling a gunman during last week's shooting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC) will be buried on Sunday with full military honors....
23:13, 05/05/2019

Michael B. Jordan honors Central Park 5 with ACLU Courage Award Michael B. Jordan told the men known as the Central Park Five Friday that he cannot watch footage of the new series "When They See Us" without getting emotional and feeling like as a young black man he too could have faced a similar ordeal....
16:39, 06/09/2019

Mariano, always 'the last,' closes HOF ceremony Mariano Rivera and fellow closer Lee Smith, starters Mike Mussina and the late Roy Halladay, and designated hitters Edgar Martinez and Harold Baines were inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday, with Rivera the last to take the podium....
02:39, 07/22/2019

Put Down Your Phone During a Wedding Ceremony The next time you attend a wedding, I want you to do something. I want you to get all dressed up, fix that hair just right, locate the seat with the best view and then watch the ceremony with love in your heart and your phone in your damn pocket....
19:00, 07/18/2019

Guards watching Epstein in jail may have fallen asleep and falsified documents US media reported the two guards who were assigned to watch Jeffrey Epstein when he died have been removed. They may have been asleep and falsified reports....
15:26, 08/14/2019

After Raising $120,000 On Kickstarter, Cult Classic Charles Barkley RPG Sequel Has Fallen Apart Over the weekend, the Kickstarter for Barkley 2, the sequel to the 2008 cult classic RPG spoof Barkley Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden, got its first backer update in nearly two years. It’s not good news. According to the update, Barkley 2 has lost nearly it...
12:00, 06/04/2019

Teen mows American flag onto yard in honor of fallen Army pal A patriotic Texas teen honored his fallen soldier friend by mowing an image of the American flag into his front yard — just days before the Fourth of July, according to a new report. Cameron James, 17, told local NBC affiliate KXAS that one of his fr...
06:52, 07/04/2019

Houston Texans' J.J. Watt donates $10,000 to family of fallen Wisconsin firefighter Houston Texans star J.J. Watt donated $10,000 to the family of a Wisconsin firefighter who was shot and killed Wednesday responding to a medical call....
19:39, 05/17/2019

Golf Links Sports Complex renamed in honor of fallen soldier TUCSON – City leaders and the community will gather Friday morning to pay tribute to a fallen soldier by renaming Golf Links Sports Complex in his honor. The naming of Todd M. Harris Sports Complex will be at 8 a.m. at 2400 S. Craycroft Rd. Army Sgt....
17:52, 07/19/2019

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order looks like a movie and plays like a dream Sekiro mixed with Ratchet & Clank is a combination we never knew we wanted but now we can't wait to see more of Respawn's Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order....
11:13, 06/29/2019

Sacrifice of fallen Blue Helmet to be honoured with UN’s highest peacekeeping award In recognition of his “brave and selfless” action under fire in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)  ̶  saving the life of a fellow ‘blue helmet’ and helping his colleagues repel an armed group  ̶  the late Malawian soldier Chancy Chitete, will be...
18:52, 05/20/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ star shares moving tribute for fallen character Spoiler alert — “Game of Thrones” star Nathalie Emmanuel has given Missandei a touching tribute on Instagram. In the most recent episode of Season 8, “The Last of the Starks,” Missandei is executed by Cersei (Lena Headey). It’s a brutal scene, and it...
08:13, 05/08/2019

Can Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order help fans feel the Force? Respawn Entertainment’s forthcoming Star Wars video game, developed in close collaboration with Lucasfilm, hopes to capture the spirit of the filmsIn 1983, millions of unsold cartridges of the Atari game ET The Extra Terrestrial were secretly buried ...
16:26, 07/05/2019

Dad of fallen West Point cadet Christopher Morgan remembers son as a ‘hero’ The father of a West Point cadet who died in a tragic accident called his son a “hero” on Friday, one day after the young man’s vehicle overturned and rolled at least 15 feet down a steep embankment. Christopher C. Morgan held a fra...
23:26, 06/07/2019

My partner is boring and I’ve fallen for an older, married guy at work | Dear Mariella Don’t let yourself be a diversion for an ageing, unhappily married man – or waste your time with an unexciting boyfriend, says Mariella FrostrupThe dilemma I’m 21 and have been with my partner for three years. We moved in together last summer, but si...
18:13, 07/07/2019

Fire department helps send off fallen firefighter’s daughter on first day of kindergarten PHOENIX, Ariz. – In May, Phoenix firefighter Brian Beck Jr. passed away after a battle with occupational cancer. Today was Beck’s daughter’s first day of school and his fellow firefighters made sure she didn’t go through it al...
12:13, 08/10/2019

A Change to the Tax Code Hurt Fallen Soldiers’ Families. Now a Bipartisan Push Wants to Fix It For many Americans, President Donald Trump’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act resulted in lower income and corporate tax rates. But an unintended consequence of the 2017 overhaul was a significant tax hike for families whose loved ones lost their lives wh...
18:39, 05/27/2019

Austria passes smoking ban, snuffing out fallen government's flagship policy Parliament on Tuesday passed a ban on smoking in Austria's bars and restaurants, extinguishing a flagship policy of the recently collapsed right-wing government which had scrapped the measure after it was already on the statute books....
01:39, 07/03/2019

Congressional testimony, Ground Zero flag featured at wake for fallen 9/11 hero The wake for the former New York City police detective who was a leader in the fight for the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund featured many highlights of his life....
07:39, 07/03/2019

Texas teen mows US flag lawn to honor fallen soldier TEXAS (CNN) – A fallen soldier is being honored in Texas, in a very unique way. A teen says he mowed the lawn to resemble the American flag to remember Kevin Christian. According to “Military Times” the 21-year-old died Sunday from ...
19:00, 07/03/2019

Watch 14 minutes of 'Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order' gameplay Respawn and EA have finally shown what it's like to play Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, and it's what you'd expect -- with a few twists. They've posted a 14-minute gameplay clip showing hero Cal Kestis as he supports early rebels ...
05:00, 06/09/2019

Even Michelle Obama Has Fallen For This Romantic British Resort Wear Brand The former First Lady was pictured wearing Three Graces London’s copper cotton “Emma” sun dress while strolling through the medieval city of Èze alongside Bono (yes, Bono) this weekend...
14:39, 06/24/2019

DOT's Chao on her 'American Dream,' McConnell's 'graveyard,' new Fallen Journalists Memorial Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao opened up about her Chinese parents and early life as an immigrant child in the United States in speaking to the Faith and Freedom Coalition conference and strategy briefing....
19:52, 07/08/2019

2019 CFDA Awards winners: Brandon Maxwell, Rick Owens take top honors Maxwell and Owens took top honors at the Council of Fashion Designers of America awards Monday night.        ...
12:13, 06/04/2019

Police escort honors Riley Howell, hero killed in UNC Charlotte rampage The mother of University of North Carolina Charlotte shooting victim Riley Howell said his family is 'beyond proud' of his actions.        ...
21:52, 05/02/2019

Memphis teen overcomes homelessness to earn $3 million in scholarships, valedictorian honors Tupac Mosley, 17, received $3 million in scholarships and was recognized as his high school's valedictorian at Raleigh Egypt High School in Memphis.        ...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Yankees’ Gary Sanchez, DJ LeMahieu earn All-Star Game starting honors Even on a day off, the Yankees notched a couple more wins. With six players among the finalists to be named starters in the upcoming All-Star Game in Cleveland, the Yankees locked down two spots in the American League lineup, with catcher Gary Sanche...
03:13, 06/28/2019

The Rebranded Hilton Honors Surpass Card Offers Incredible Perks For $95 Per Year American Express is rebranding its Hilton Honors American Express Ascend Card as the Hilton Honors American Express® Surpass Card, and launching an exciting limited time offer to coincide with the change....
01:39, 07/19/2019

Sony Honors John Singleton by Renaming One of the Biggest Theaters on Its Movie Lot After the Filmmaker Sony Pictures on Friday honored John Singleton by renaming one of the biggest theaters on its Hollywood movie lot for the filmmaker, who made his first feature film, the iconic Boyz n the Hood, with Sony and Columbia Pictures....
05:52, 06/08/2019

Kim Jong Un graduated 'with honors' from an elite military academy, but experts are skeptical he ever attended KCNA North Korea / REUTERS North Korean propaganda says that Kim Jong Un attended an elite military university named for his grandfather, who based his own mythology on his military background. However, insiders point out that there are no records o...
12:52, 07/11/2019

Pete Alonso’s Player of the Week honors some rare good news for Mets It’s hard to be hotter than a guy nicknamed “Polar Bear.” Mets first baseman Pete Alonso was named National League Player of the Week for his torrid seven-day stretch that saw him hit .417, with an on-base percentage of .548, and a ...
02:52, 06/25/2019

9/11 Memorial Glade honors rescue, recovery workers affected by toxin exposure The 9/11 Memorial on the Lower East Side of Manhattan unveiled a shrine on Thursday to honor the tens of thousands of first responders who are suffering from chronic illnesses or have died from exposure to toxins at Ground Zero....
03:26, 05/31/2019

Robin Williams’ youngest son honors his beloved father by getting married on his birthday Robin Williams’ children have another reason to celebrate July 21 after Cody Williams chose it as his wedding date to honor their beloved dad.        ...
17:39, 07/24/2019

Graduation To Go: Illness Can’t Stop Ceremony Walking across the stage at graduation is a milestone many teens can’t wait to cross. One Florida high school senior thought he might not be able to attend, but Orlando’s Arnold Palmer Hospital made it happen. A special team at Arnold Pal...
04:39, 05/22/2019

Groundbreaking ceremony for new JTED campus TUCSON – Joint Technical Education District had a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday for their new campus on the Southwest side. The new Bridges Innovation Learning Center will be built near Park Avenue and Interstate 10. The new school will offe...
12:13, 05/31/2019

No alcohol will be sold at UA Commencement Ceremony TUCSON – People who wish to commemorate a University of Arizona graduate with some bubbly at Friday’s commencement ceremony are out of luck. This year, UA officials said there will be no beer or wine sold during the graduation ceremony. ...
04:39, 05/10/2019

AV-Comparatives’ Awards Ceremony for 2018 AV-Comparatives’ security conference and Awards Ceremony for 2018 was held on 4th and 5th of February 2019 in Innsbruck. 36 security specialists from 12 different countries, representing 3 continents, attended the event. Awards for the best products ...
16:26, 05/01/2019

Merkel says she's OK after shaking at ceremony German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared unsteady and was visibly shaking Tuesday as she greeted the new Ukrainian leader in the hot sun in Berlin. After a reporter asked whether her shaking was cause for concern, Merkle said she was fine. (June 18) ...
16:52, 06/18/2019

Hero NYPD cops honored for risking lives to protect fallen comrade The wife of an NYPD sergeant who was gunned down by ex-con in the Bronx became emotional Tuesday when the three cops who put their lives on the line to defend her husband until his last moments were awarded the department’s top honor. “[I want ...
00:39, 06/05/2019

Apparently, Replicating the Star Wars Wipe in Jedi: Fallen Order Was a Nightmare Developing a complicated, high-tech action game with robust physics, stunning graphics, and a lore-accurate Star Wars story? Oh, that’s tricky, but doable. Getting those wipe transitions correct? Dear Lord. Read more......
21:13, 06/09/2019

Jedi: Fallen Order hands-on: Finally, a solid EA Star Wars game⁠—is that enough? Cal and BD-1 scope out upcoming danger. [credit: EA / Respawn ] LOS ANGELES⁠—How much is a solid single-player Star Wars adventure game fro...
20:00, 06/22/2019

Laura Carmichael: I'm so lucky to have fallen in love while filming Downton Abbey Downton Abbey star Laura Carmichael says the show has "changed all of her life" by introducing her to "wonderful friends" - including partner Michael Fox....
06:13, 08/16/2019

Amazon's LOTR Prequel Taps Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Director Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom director J.A. Bayona will helm the first two episodes of The Lord of the Rings prequel series, Amazon Prime Video announced Wednesday....
09:13, 07/04/2019

Today in heavy-handed metaphors: The tree that inspired Dr. Seuss' The Lorax has fallen It’s a sad day for Dr. Seuss fans, because the tree that presumably inspired The Lorax has fallen. The little orange creature with a yellow mustache and love for trees is most likely crying somewhere, and you might be too. It’s not entirely certain i...
01:39, 06/18/2019

‘Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order’ is a delicate balance of light and dark "Are you sure you want to plug into this thing?" Cal Kestis, a Jedi Padawan asks nervously. His partner, an adorable droid called BD-1, bleeps confidently and plugs into a nearby computer panel. Immediately, the enormous 'cutter' drill star...
00:52, 06/14/2019

Texas teen mows American flag into yard in tribute to fallen soldier HASLET, Texas (KXAS) – A North Texas teenager braved the brutal summer heat to honor a friend in a very patriotic way. Cameron James, 17, said one of his friends was killed while on duty for the Army last week in Arizona. To pay tribute to him,...
04:39, 07/03/2019

Hostages rescued from Burkina Faso "hell" praise fallen French commandos Three hostages freed by French commandos from militants in Burkina Faso arrived in Paris on Saturday, expressing sorrow at the death of two French soldiers in the rescue operation....
02:26, 05/12/2019

People have fallen for women’s football. We must ensure it’s a long-term relationship | Eni Aluko The future of the women’s game has never looked brighter but keeping fans interested after the World Cup is vital to its growthThe Women’s World Cup has been a tournament we will look back on as the point when all of our longstanding expectation of w...
12:52, 07/09/2019

Hostages freed in Burkina Faso offer condolences for fallen French commandos Hostages freed by French commandos from militants in Burkina Faso offered their condolences on Saturday to the families of the two French soldiers killed in the rescue operation....
17:52, 05/11/2019

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order - release date, trailers and news Hold on to your lightsabers: there's a new Star Wars game in development, and it's called Jedi: Fallen Order.In development by Respawn Entertainment (the studio behind Apex Legends and Titanfall), Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order was announced ...
22:00, 05/31/2019

Petition calls for UNC Charlotte shooting hero to receive burial with full military honors A new petition calls for the White House to honor one of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte shooting victims with a burial with full military honors to salute his heroic actions during the deadly rampage....
19:52, 05/03/2019

Anna Nicole Smith's Daughter Dannielynn Birkhead, 12, Honors Mom at Her 10th Kentucky Derby Anna Nicole Smith's daughter Dannielyn Birkhead, now age 12, has returned to the Kentucky Derby. On Saturday, the tween and her father and the late star's ex, Larry Birkhead......
23:13, 05/04/2019

Cameron Boyce's 'Jessie' co-star Debby Ryan honors him with a loving Instagram post Cameron Boyce's former "Jessie" costar Debby Ryan posted a tribute to her friend on Sunday night, sharing with her followers some wise words the late Disney star once said in a speech....
23:00, 07/08/2019

CMA Fest 2019: Dierks Bentley honors Granger Smith and more moments you missed from Night 3 Tim McGraw brings the heat, Miranda Lambert plays new music and Keith Urban makes a surprise appearance at Night 3 of CMA Fest 2019        ...
23:26, 06/09/2019

‘The Most Formidable Mind of Our Times.’ Tayari Jones Honors Toni Morrison’s Work and Legacy I have never been to Lorain, Ohio, but it has been on my bucket list for 20 years at least. I’m curious about this town, population 64,000, located 120 miles north of Columbus, at the mouth of Black River. One of my students drove across the co...
10:26, 08/08/2019

CBOE Receives Two Honors at EQDerivatives Global Equity and Volatility Derivatives Awards 2016 CHICAGO, IL -- March 15, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced it received two honors at the EQDerivatives Global Equity & Volatility Derivatives Awards last night in New York City -- “U.S. Exchange of the Year” and “L...
03:26, 05/03/2019

‘Facebook fugitive,’ inspiration for country song, honors deal to surrender after 15,000 likes: reports A fugitive in Connecticut who had agreed to surrender if his “wanted” post on Facebook collected 15,000 likes has kept his word, according to reports....
05:13, 06/23/2019

Rosenstein departs Justice Dept. with ceremony Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions joined his successor, William Barr, along with FBI Director Christopher Wray to bid farewell to departing Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein at the Department of Justice Thursday. (May 9)    &...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Following the Footsteps of the Ancestors: The Walkabout Coming of Age Ceremony Australia has been inhabited for more than 50,000 years and the Aboriginal people have a complex and fascinating spiritual life.  ...
20:52, 06/25/2019

Angela Merkel says she is 'very well' after visibly shaking during ceremony Angela Merkel has said that she is doing "very well" after she was seen shaking during a welcome ceremony on Tuesday, suggesting that dehydration was to blame....
23:39, 06/18/2019

Were you and your partner married by a loved one in an unofficial ceremony? Who did you choose to conduct your ceremony and why? We would love to hear your stories“By absolutely no power invested in me...”Surveys show more and more couples are choosing to put their own spin on the tradition of marriage by asking a friend or ...
17:26, 07/03/2019

Calif. shooting looms over DC Holocaust ceremony Holocaust survivors lit candles and the chairman of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum pointed to Saturday's shooting at a Calif. synagogue as hundreds gathered to mark the "Days of Remembrance" in the nation's capital. (April 29)  &#...
02:26, 04/30/2019

Detective’s son to receive his shield in promotion ceremony An NYPD cop will be given his namesake father’s gold shield at a “bittersweet” promotion ceremony in the wake of the older man’s recent suicide, The Post has learned. Joseph Calabrese, 26, is set to be promoted to detective on...
00:39, 06/28/2019

Secret strip-club videos and lewd posts: Australia’s fallen election candidates Several candidates quit ahead of election after deluge of offensive behaviour exposedIn a whirlwind 48 hours, the Australian election has lost a host of its most controversial candidates.From homophobic comments about sitting MPs to secret strip-club...
19:13, 05/01/2019

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order News: First gameplay and new artwork revealed before E3 show With the official reveal and gameplay debut of Respawn Entertainment's Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order, we've been given a first look at gameplay with new art....
10:52, 06/08/2019

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order: gameplay, release date, trailers and news Hold on to your lightsabers: there's a new Star Wars game on the way, and it's called Jedi: Fallen Order. And we've now got the first concrete gameplay details about it, thanks to E3 2019.In development by Respawn Entertainment (the st...
21:00, 06/08/2019

Full Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order Demo Shows Off More Of Its Metroid Influences Anyone who saw the glimpse of Respawn’s upcoming Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order at E3 earlier this month and thought it was disappointingly linear may be far more interested in this new footage, which demonstrates more of the game’s Metroidy influences...
20:13, 06/25/2019

Angels’ Andrew Heaney honors Tyler Skaggs with special first pitch, etches message into mound Los Angeles Angels pitcher Andrew Heaney honored the memory of his teammate Tyler Skaggs on Saturday with a special first pitch in his first start since his friend’s tragic death last week....
00:52, 07/08/2019

Jennifer Hudson surprises crowd, honors Aretha Franklin at 2019 Pulitzer Prize luncheon Hudson took the stage at the end of the program as a surprise guest, closing the show with a musical performance honoring the Queen of Soul.        ...
09:13, 05/29/2019

‘Sesame Street,’ Sally Field and Linda Ronstadt are among this year’s recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors The children’s program is the first TV show to receive the performing arts award; Dec. 8 ceremony will also salute Earth, Wind & Fire and Michael Tilson Thomas....
18:52, 07/18/2019

Shemar Moore honors late ‘Young and the Restless’ star Kristoff St. John at Daytime Emmys Shemar Moore paid a heartfelt tribute to his onscreen brother, Kristoff St. John, at the Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday, remembering the late “Young and the Restless” star for both his friendship and his lasting legacy....
20:00, 05/06/2019

Nationals' Patrick Corbin honors friend Tyler Skaggs by wearing his jersey number Patrick Corbin lost one of his great friends in baseball on Monday in Tyler Skaggs. Tuesday, the pitcher honored Skaggs by wearing No. 45.       ...
06:26, 07/03/2019

Céline Dion Honors Late Husband as She Is Joined by Kids at Final Vegas Residency Show Céline Dion's final Last Vegas residency show included a touching tribute to her late husband and manager, René Angélil. The 51-year-old Grammy-winning singer performed......
21:39, 06/09/2019

'Game of Thrones' star Sophie Turner honors Sansa Stark, says she and Joe Jonas split briefly Sophie Turner said goodbye to Sansa Stark on Sunday with the "Game of Thrones" finale — and she revealed that she also almost said farewell to her now-husband, Joe Jonas, before tying the knot....
19:52, 05/20/2019

Don’t Call It a Comeback: With an Ethically-Based New Label, Designer Tracy Reese Honors Her Detroit Roots She was the first black female designer to be recognized by the ever-exclusive fashion industry, and two decades after launching her eponymous label, Tracy Reese continues to lead the charge. After taking what appeared to be a well-deserved break fro...
05:26, 06/27/2019

Ohio high school removes valedictorian, salutatorian honors in effort to better students’ mental wellness Mason High School, located in a suburb of Cincinnati, Ohio, said they would be eliminating valedictorian and salutatorian honors starting next year in order to improve students’ mental wellness....
00:52, 05/12/2019

Google Doodle Honors Heart Surgeon René Favaloro, Who Pioneered Coronary Bypass Surgery René Favaloro, a pioneering Argentine heart surgeon, is being remembered with a Google Doodle for his contributions to coronary bypass surgery on what would have been his 96th birthday. Born in La Plata, Argentina, in 1923, Favaloro started hi...
19:13, 07/12/2019

Body of suspected stowaway found in London garden, may have fallen from Heathrow-bound plane: report Police and airline officials say a stowaway fell from the landing gear of a jet as it approached London's Heathrow Airport after a 9-hour flight from Nairobi....
12:00, 07/02/2019

A Texas teenager spent four hours mowing the American flag into his lawn to honor a fallen soldier 17-year-old Cameron James spent four hours mowing an American flag into his lawn to honor his friend, Army Pfc. Kevin Christian.        ...
05:39, 07/04/2019

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order interview — How Respawn designed the game for thoughtful combat Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order -- which Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment showed off yesterday -- is slower paced and more thoughtful in combat.Read More...
18:52, 06/09/2019

UN chief of peace operations honours fallen Chadian ‘blue helmets’ serving in northern Mali After 10 Chadian peacekeepers serving with the United Nations mission in Mali (MINUSMA) were killed in a terrorist attack on 20 January, the UN chief of peace operations, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, went to N’Djamena, the capital of Chad, to pay tribute to ...
14:53, 04/28/2019

KP Oli Invites PM Modi To Nepal After Attending Oath Ceremony Nepal Prime Minister KP Oli has extended an invitation to Indian counterpart Prime Minister Narendra Modi for a visit to his country and strengthen bilateral relations through regular exchange of......
14:52, 06/01/2019

PM Narendra Modi May Visit Varanasi Before Swearing-In Ceremony With PM Modi all set to herald a second term after winning the Lok Sabha elections, there is a possibility of his visit to Varanasi before taking oath. Ravindra Jaiswal, MLC, informed about the......
01:52, 05/25/2019

Leaders Who Will Attend PM Modi's Swearing-In Ceremony Tomorrow PM Modi's swearing-in ceremony will be attended by leaders of the BIMSTEC member countries, in line with the government's "Neighbourhood First" policy....
11:26, 05/29/2019

Mamata Banerjee Says Will Try To Attend PM Modi's Oath Ceremony Mamata Banerjee today said she would try to attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's oath ceremony in Delhi on Thursday, since "it is a ceremonial programme". The Bengal Chief Minister's RSVP surprised......
17:26, 05/28/2019

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner Have Second Wedding Ceremony in France Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner have tied the knot once again! The Jonas Brothers singer, 29, and the Game of Thrones star, 23, wed in a second ceremony in Sarrians in southern France on......
22:52, 06/29/2019

Nepal's KP Sharma Oli To Attend PM Modi's Swearing-In Ceremony Nepal's Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli will attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, his press advisor said on Wednesday....
19:00, 05/29/2019

Heroic firefighters honored at FDNY Medal Day ceremony Members of the FDNY earned their department’s nickname, The Bravest, Wednesday at a City Hall ceremony that celebrated acts of heroism. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro presented 67 awards at the 150th annual Medal Day. R...
06:26, 06/06/2019

Bangladesh President To Attend PM Modi's Oath Ceremony Bangladesh President Abdul Hamid will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's swearing-in on May 30 during his three-day visit to India, a top presidential palace official said Tuesday....
17:26, 05/28/2019

Jagan Reddy, KCR To Fly Together To Attend PM Modi's Oath Ceremony Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister-elect YS Jagan Mohan Reddy and Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao will go together to attend the oath ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi......
13:26, 05/29/2019

Over 100 Non-Resident Indians To Attend PM Modi's Oath Ceremony Oath Taking Ceremony Of PM Modi: Around 100 NRIs are coming to attend the swearing-in again on their own expense just to show their support and affection for Prime Minister Modi, BJP official said....
13:26, 05/29/2019

Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with solemn ceremony Israel has begun commemorating its Holocaust Remembrance Day in memory of the 6 million Jews killed by Nazi Germany and its collaborators in World War II....
21:26, 05/01/2019

2019 Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony Eight former professional football greats were honored for their place in history with an induction ceremony in Canton, Ohio.       ...
01:39, 08/04/2019

Dying mom’s final wish: Son’s hospital room graduation ceremony Marilyn Siets had one big thing keeping her going: Her baby boy, Noah, was graduating from high school in three weeks. But as her organs started failing after a five-year battle with ovarian cancer — it was increasingly apparent she wouldn’t ma...
19:52, 05/24/2019

Merkel sits during ceremony amid bouts of shaking Amid questions about her health after bouts of shaking, German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday sat through national anthems at a ceremony welcoming the Danish prime minister to Berlin. Merkel, 64, who suffered her third shaking episode in a mont...
23:26, 07/11/2019

Tucson mom to share inspirational journey at PCC graduation ceremony TUCSON – When thinking about graduation, we often think of young adults starting their lives. On May 23, one Tucson mom will not only be graduating college, but she will also be the Commencement Speaker for Pima Community College’s 2019 Graduation Ce...
02:26, 05/16/2019

Angela Merkel, Seen Trembling At Official Ceremony, Says She's "Fine" German Chancellor Angela Merkel dismissed concerns about her health after visibly trembling at an official ceremony Tuesday, saying she was just a bit dehydrated in the heat....
04:52, 06/19/2019

Thai king crowned in elaborate coronation ceremony The King of Thailand has been officially crowned on the first day of an elaborate three-day coronation ceremony involving a 7kg jewel-encrusted crown and nine-tiered umbrella....
13:13, 05/04/2019

Jack Ma urges newlyweds to have ‘sex marathons’ at mass ceremony China’s richest man urged his newlywed staff to have six-day “sex marathons” at a mass wedding of 102 couples at his company headquarters. Jack Ma, 54, boss of online marketplace Alibaba, faced a backlash online after telling his em...
05:13, 05/15/2019

Is it grossly sexist to propose to your girlfriend at her graduation ceremony? Surprise proposals are more and more popular – but they look dated and run the risk of denying women their momentRemember when people simply got engaged to one another, and didn’t feel the compulsion to record and disseminate the news How I long for ...
00:39, 07/25/2019

Nazi victims' remains to be buried in ceremony in Berlin The remains of victims of the Nazis that were used for medical experiments will be buried in Berlin more than seven decades years after the end of Adolf Hitler's dictatorship....
11:13, 05/13/2019

King Vajiralongkorn of Thailand is crowned in elaborate ceremony King vows to ‘reign with righteousness’ as Bangkok becomes a sea of royal yellowIt was a day of parades, ancient rituals, Buddhist chanting and gold as far as the eye could see. For its first coronation in seven decades, Thailand pulled out all the s...
18:13, 05/04/2019

NFL writer Don Banks dies at 57 after covering hall ceremony Don Banks, a longtime NFL writer who worked at Sports Illustrated for 16 years, has died after covering the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions in Canton, Ohio. He was 57....
14:39, 08/06/2019

D-day veterans and world leaders take part in emotional ceremony Queen and Donald Trump among those marking 75 years since Normandy landingsLive coverage of the D-day commemorationsD-day: key facts on the largest military operation ever attemptedThere were concerns ahead of the UK’s official D-day commemoration th...
05:26, 06/06/2019

Man berated for ‘hijacking’ girlfriend’s graduation ceremony with proposal “Imagine being a man and feeling so threatened by a woman's intellectual success that you have to force her to frame her identity/agency in relation to you on the very day she is being celebrated for her intellect," blasted one angry Twitter user....
01:39, 07/27/2019

Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order shows Force-heavy gameplay as you rescue Wookiees with Saw Gerrera Electronic Arts showed the first gameplay footage of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order during its annual EA Play fan event in Los Angeles on Saturday before E3.Read More...
07:13, 06/09/2019

Monday’s Daily Brief: biodiversity and forests, labour and road safety, women’s rights, and fallen UN staff remembered This Monday, we cover: how one million species face extinction; the importance of safeguarding forests; a look at labour inequalities worldwide; efforts to tackle road safety; a new intergenerational campaign for the realization of women’s rights; an...
00:13, 05/07/2019

Controversy over Blue Lives Matter flag forces family of fallen officer to remove it from utility pole The son of a Maine police officer killed in the line of duty said he felt forced to remove a Thin Blue Line flag to mark the anniversary of his father’s death after hearing of complaints that it is racist....
14:39, 07/30/2019

PM Modi's Swearing-In Ceremony Biggest-Ever Event At Rashtrapati Bhavan PM Narendra Modi Swearing-in Ceremony: The oath ceremony will be held in the forecourt of Rashtrapati Bhavan, the same venue as in 2014. 8,000 guests are expected at the event....
19:00, 05/29/2019

GEICO to hold ribbon-cutting ceremony for new Tucson office GEICO operations office at 3050 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Way / Courtesy: GEICO TUCSON – GEICO is set to open the doors to its new Tucson building. GEICO President and CEO Bill Roberts, Regional Vice President Michelle Trindade along with City of Tuc...
19:39, 06/25/2019

Class 2019: UA to host 155th Commencement ceremony Friday Class of 2019. / Getty Images TUCSON – It’s cap and gown time at the University of Arizona. The 155th Commencement ceremony is set for 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 10 at the Arizona Stadium. Gates will open to guests at 5:30 p.m. Class of 2019 consists o...
00:52, 05/08/2019

FIFA boss and Macron booed at World Cup final ceremony The crowd at the women's World Cup final booed FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and French president Emmanuel Macron as United States fans demanded equal pay for the players after their team claimed a fourth global title by beating the Netherlands 2-0 on ...
20:39, 07/07/2019

Neymar Jr. hangs out with Rihanna instead of attending Paris award ceremony Brazilian soccer star Neymar Jr. was expected to attend the Union Nationale des Footballeurs Professionnels (UNFP) football awards, but opted to hang out with music star Rihanna instead....
20:00, 05/20/2019

Budget 2019: Printing Of Documents Begins With "Halwa Ceremony" Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the full-year Budget for 2019-20 on July 5. It will be the first budget of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi government in its second term....
10:39, 06/23/2019

Fake mews? Confusion over cat at Thai king's coronation ceremony Animal lovers in Thailand were thrown into confusion on Sunday over whether a Siamese cat presented to the newly crowned Thai king and his queen was a living feline - or not....
19:26, 05/05/2019

'Rainbow Wedding': Transgender Couple Marry In Emotional Ceremony An Indian transgender couple who both underwent sex re-assignment have tied the knot in a traditional Bengali ceremony, in what is believed to be the state's first "rainbow wedding"....
16:26, 08/08/2019

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."...
01:39, 07/18/2019

Royal baby Archie christened at private Windsor ceremony The youngest member of Britain’s royal family, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, has been christened at Windsor Castle in a private ceremony — too private for some royal fans...
19:01, 07/06/2019

Joe Jonas, Sophie Turner has surprise Elvis wedding ceremony Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner tied the knot in a surprise Las Vegas Wedding ceremony after the the Billboard Music Awards.        ...
18:39, 05/02/2019

All the Details on Sophie Turner's Wedding Look at Her and Joe Jonas' Surprise Ceremony Sophie Turner did not say yes to the dress for her surprise wedding to Joe Jonas. The 23-year-old Game of Thrones actress (who plays Sansa Stark) tied the knot with her longtime beau in......
21:26, 05/02/2019

Thai king marries bodyguard in elaborate ceremony – video Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has married his deputy head of security in a surprise ceremony broadcast on all Thai TV channels, days before the king's official coronation. Although the bride, Suthida Tidjai, had been linked romantically with th...
18:52, 05/02/2019

Huge tent collapses at Indian ceremony, 14 reported dead NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his concern over the collapse of a large tent at a religious ceremony that news reports said killed at least 14 people Sunday. Modi said in a tweet on his office’s official account ...
17:13, 06/23/2019

In tearful ceremony, Sri Lanka Catholics mark one month since bombings Weeping Sri Lankan Catholics lit candles and prayed in a memorial service outside a bombed church on Tuesday, one month after Easter bombings by Islamist militants killed more than 250 people....
12:39, 05/21/2019

Tucson area students graduate in special ceremony of former dropouts Hundreds of high school students, many former dropouts, are getting their diplomas Thursday night. Three hundred high school students, some from the Tucson area and Southern Arizona, graduated as part of the grad solutions dropout recovery program. T...
04:39, 07/19/2019

Formal investiture ceremony starts for new Japanese Emperor Naruhito The formal investiture ceremony for new Japanese Emperor Naruhito began on Wednesday, marking the first time in over 200 years that an emperor has acceded to the throne following an abdication....
05:00, 05/01/2019

Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson Are Not Married But Did Have a Friendship Ceremony Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson are not married, despite a recent report, E! News has learned. The British newspaper The Sun on Sunday reported that the couple tied the knot in a secret......
19:13, 08/04/2019

Parkland student journalists recognized at Pulitzer Prize ceremony Pulitzer Prizes are issued for achievements in journalism, literature and the arts. Honorees covered shootings at Parkland, Pittsburgh, Annapolis.        ...
22:26, 05/28/2019

Graduate meets dad on border bridge after he couldn’t attend ceremony As she looked around the room during her graduation ceremony last Friday, a Texas high school graduate knew one person was missing from the room: her father. Sarai Ruiz, 18, watched as families, including her own mother, proudly stood before her grad...
20:26, 05/30/2019

Fans pray for David Ortiz at Fenway Park ceremony Fans prayed for MLB great David Ortiz at Fenway Park on Monday, as the former Red Sox slugger known as “Big Papi” recovers from an ambush-style shooting attack in the Dominican Republic. The team led the moment of reflection before thei...
08:52, 06/11/2019

Killed Soldiers' Families Can Wear Their Medals During Ceremony: Army The Indian Army has decided to allow the families of killed military personnel to wear their medals on the chest while attending homage ceremonies, officials said today....
00:00, 07/24/2019

Narendra Modi Swearing-In Ceremony Tomorrow: What Guests Will Be Served The High Tea is going to consist of a menu that has a mix of popular Indian and Western snacks, finger foods and desserts, according to a media report....
14:39, 05/29/2019

Mets apologize to 2 members of 1969 team for ceremony error In the latest embarrassment for the New York Mets, the team has publicly apologized to two living members of its 1969 World Series championship team who were included in a video montage of dead players during the 50th anniversary celebration  &...
03:26, 07/01/2019

Detective’s son receives late father’s shield in promotion ceremony The son of an NYPD veteran who recently committed suicide was one of more than 60 cops who was promoted to detective on Friday afternoon. Joseph Calabrese, 26, received the shield of his late father, Det. Joseph Calabrese, in the afternoon promotion ...
02:26, 06/29/2019

Hall of Fame welcomes Class of 2019 in emotional ceremony The Pro Football Hall of Fame welcomed eight new members on Saturday night in Canton, Ohio, with the inductees sharing emotional stories of the hard work, family support and unbreakable bonds with teammates who helped them reach football immortality....
11:39, 08/04/2019

Naveen Patnaik Invites PM Modi To His Swearing-In Ceremony: Report Odisha Chief Minister and BJD president Naveen Patnaik has invited Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leaders of different political parties to his swearing-in ceremony scheduled to be held in Odisha......
21:13, 05/27/2019

Japan's emperor declares abdication in historic ceremony in Tokyo In a formal morning coat, Japan’s popular 85-year-old emperor abdicated his throne Tuesday during a brief and solemn palace ceremony that was televised live to the nation....
17:26, 04/30/2019

Iceland holds ceremony for first glacier lost to climate change Iceland is commemorating the loss of Okjokull with the prime minister and guests from international universities and the United Nations. The ceremony is intended to provoke real emotions toward climate change....
13:52, 08/18/2019

Hong Kong marks handover to China with ceremony and protests The Hong Kong government has marked the 22nd anniversary of the former British colony’s return to China, as police faced off with protesters outside the venue...
04:39, 07/01/2019

India snubs Pakistan for Modi's swearing-in ceremony: sources India will not invite Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan to Thursday's swearing-in ceremony of Narendra Modi, who starts his second term as India's prime minister, two sources in the foreign ministry said, suggesting any early warming in ties between...
20:52, 05/27/2019

PM Modi's Oath Ceremony: Routes To Avoid In Delhi Tomorrow Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be sworn-in for his second term in a grand oath ceremony at the Rashtrapati Bhavan tomorrow. The event will be attended by top leaders including Congress chief Rahul......
19:00, 05/29/2019

Cuomo, de Blasio blow off somber 9/11 ceremony for the Glade memorial They couldn’t be bothered. Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio blew off a solemn dedication ceremony Thursday for a memorial to those who died from toxic exposure to Ground Zero — and got blasted by first responders and their families. “They s...
02:00, 05/31/2019

Chips and cheese: Google's latest doodle honors Ignacio Anaya García, the inventor of nachos On Thursday, Google paid tribute to Ignacio Anaya García, the inventor of nachos, who was born on this day 124 years ago.       ...
09:00, 08/15/2019

Bevin To Host Signing Ceremony For Foster Children’s Bill Of Rights FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — Gov. Matt Bevin is set to sign into law a foster children’s bill of rights. The bill was signed by the governor back in March under an emergency, but on Wednesday Bevin and other speakers will take part in a cere...
13:52, 06/05/2019

DOJ brass praise Rosenstein’s Russia probe leadership at send-off ceremony Top current and former Justice Department leadership praised Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein for his “exceptional” leadership throughout the Russia investigation on Thursday, at his send-off ceremony, marking the conclusion of nearly 30-year t...
23:00, 05/09/2019

Angela Merkel sits during welcoming ceremony following third public shaking incident German Chancellor Angela Merkel sat during a welcoming ceremony for the Danish prime minister Thursday, just one day after she was seen visibly shaking for the third time in less than a month. ...
18:52, 07/11/2019

French President Emmanuel Macron helps veteran stand during D-Day ceremony French President Emmanuel Macron helped World War II veteran Russell Pickett stand during the ceremony to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.        ...
16:13, 06/06/2019

Mariano Rivera closes out Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony in style There were tears and there was laughter throughout the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but the main attraction Sunday was Mariano Rivera.       ...
04:00, 07/22/2019

Mariano Rivera closes Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony in style There were tears and there was laughter throughout the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but the main attraction Sunday was Mariano Rivera.       ...
08:39, 07/22/2019

Ralph Lauren gets honorary knighthood from Prince Charles in private ceremony The fashion designer famous for his tweedy looks was awarded an honorary British knighthood. But you can't call this American citizen "Sir Ralph."        ...
02:00, 06/21/2019

Japan's new emperor Naruhito formally ascends to throne in brief ceremony – video Naruhito formally ascends to the throne in a brief ceremony after his father, Akihito, ended his 30-year reign as head of the world's oldest continuing hereditary monarchy. On Wednesday, Naruhito took symbolic possession of the imperial regalia – a s...
19:13, 05/01/2019

Most Ministers Wear White Kurta-Pyjama, Waistcoat At Swearing-In Ceremony Traditional Indian wear and use of Hindi language for oath-taking were the overriding themes at the glittering swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union ministers of the new NDA......
06:39, 05/31/2019

Matthew McConaughey Reveals He's a Guy Fieri Fan at Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony Alright, alright, alright! It is the moment that people have long been waiting for: Guy Fieri is getting his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The famed Diners, Drive-ins and Dives host......
03:39, 05/23/2019

Cara Delevingne marries girlfriend Ashley Benson in secret ceremony Supermodel Cara Delevingne and actress Ashley Benson have tied the knot in a secret ceremony in Las Vegas, the Sunday Sun reported. It’s not clear when the wedding took place, but the report Friday said they were declared “wife and wife’’ by an Elvis...
12:00, 08/04/2019

After Mamata Banerjee, Odisha's Naveen Patnaik To Skip PM's Oath Ceremony Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will not be able to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow because he has an oath-taking event of his own to preside over, news......
19:00, 05/29/2019

Roy Halladay’s wife, Brandy, gives powerful speech at Hall of Fame ceremony COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – The large crowd rose to its feet as Brandy Halladay, wiping tears from each cheek, stepped to the podium. Roy Halladay’s wife had the unenviable task of making the speech for her late husband and she had plenty of support, helping...
00:26, 07/22/2019

Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn weds bodyguard in surprise ceremony Former flight attendant turned royal guard is named Queen Suthida days before his own coronationThailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn has married the deputy head of his personal security detail and gave her the title Queen Suthida. The surprise announc...
03:00, 05/02/2019

"Stop Fawning, Needless Ceremony": New Navy Chief's Mantra For His Force Four days after taking over as the 24th Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Karambir Singh has issued an exhaustive list of guidelines aimed at tweaking existing social and ceremonial practices of the Navy......
17:00, 06/04/2019

Thai king officially crowned Rama X in traditional coronation ceremony BANGKOK, Thailand — Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn was crowned at the Grand Palace on Saturday as part of his much-delayed coronation two-and-a-half years after ascending the throne. The king crowned himself with a multi-tiered crown made of gold and ...
10:26, 05/04/2019

D-Day 75 years on: Pegasus Bridge ceremony marks first key battle of D-Day three-quarters of a century later Serving soldiers have paid tribute to the heroic efforts of their Second World War brothers in arms at a ceremony marking the first key battle of D-Day....
10:39, 06/06/2019

Mourners ask Italian road chiefs to leave bridge memorial ceremony Grieving relatives asked bosses of Italy's biggest motorway operator to leave a ceremony on Wednesday honoring victims of last year's bridge collapse in Genoa that killed 43 people....
20:39, 08/14/2019

Dying Indiana woman weds fiance in hospital room ceremony A dying Indiana woman married her finance Tuesday with help from hospital staff who turned her room in a medical intensive care unit into a wedding chapel. ...
09:52, 06/27/2019

BAFTA 2019 TV awards: All the winners, news, gossip and celebs from the ceremony A host of the biggest names in British television descended on London's Royal Festival Hall for the BAFTA TV Awards 2019, which recognised major achievement on the small screen....
00:52, 05/13/2019

Lady Gabriella Windsor arrives at St George's Chapel for wedding ceremony Lady Gabriella Windsor and husband Thomas Kingston emerged on the steps of St George's Chapel and shared a kiss after a wedding ceremony attended by many top royals....
15:00, 05/18/2019

US high school students appear to give Nazi salute at sports ceremony Video published by the Daily Beast shows 10 members of the boys’ water polo team giving salute while facing a figure who is salutingHigh school students in southern California appeared to give the Nazi salute in disturbing video footage taken at a sp...
00:13, 08/20/2019

NASA Invites Media to Renaming Ceremony for West Virginia Facility Media are invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. EDT Tuesday, July 2, celebrating the renaming of NASA’s Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility in Fairmont, West Virginia, after the West Virginia native and...
05:13, 06/22/2019

Man who threatened to bomb Harvard ceremony for black students faces sentencing An Arizona man faces sentencing on Wednesday after admitting he made online threats to bomb Harvard University and shoot students at its first commencement ceremony for African-Americans, saying he wanted to "end their pro-black agenda."...
17:00, 07/17/2019

Billboard Music Awards live stream: how to watch the 2019 ceremony from anywhere No judging panels. No telephone votes. The Billboard Music Awards are the prizes handed out based purely on who has topped the charts over the last year. Making a chart topping song or album isn't easy of course, but thankfully getting a 2019 Bi...
22:13, 05/01/2019

Ratan Tata, Mukesh Ambani Among Guests At PM Modi's Oath Ceremony Industrialist Mukesh Ambani, veteran industry leader Ratan Tata, steel baron L N Mittal and Adani Group head Gautam Adani were among the corporates present at the grand swearing-in ceremony of Prime......
03:13, 05/31/2019

Chris Pratt marries Katherine Schwarzenegger in California ceremony, according to reports Congratulations are in order for Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger – they're married!        ...
06:52, 06/09/2019

NASA Invites Media to Renaming Ceremony Honoring Hidden Figures NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine will be joined at 10 a.m. EDT Wednesday, June 12, by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson, and author Margot Lee Shetterly for the renaming of the street in front of NASA Headquarters in...
06:13, 06/12/2019

Indians' Yasiel Puig uses his suspension time to go to US citizenship ceremony Cleveland Indians outfielder Yasiel Puig, who began serving his three-game suspension for his role in a brawl, became an American citizen Wednesday.       ...
07:52, 08/15/2019

Narendra Modi to Begin Second Term as India’s Prime Minister in Grand Ceremony As the world watches to see how Mr. Modi uses his electoral landslide, a huge swearing-in ceremony, featuring about 8,000 guests, gives a first look....
14:52, 05/30/2019

Couple weds in ICU ceremony after bride is diagnosed with stage 4 cancer, heart failure A blushing Australian bride was given the chance to marry her high school sweetheart and father of her two children in a moving ceremony put together by hospital staff who are helping to care for her heart failure and stage 4 cancer....
17:26, 06/04/2019

Halwa Ceremony Marks Printing Of Budget Papers, Finance Ministry Lockdown Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presided over a "Halwa Ceremony" at the ministry's office in New Delhi on Saturday. The tradition marks the beginning of the printing of documents for the union......
16:26, 06/22/2019

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Says She’s Fine After Visibly Shaking During Berlin Ceremony (BERLIN) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel appeared unsteady and was visibly shaking Tuesday as she greeted the new Ukrainian leader in the hot sun in Berlin, saying later that she clearly hadn’t drunk enough water. Merkel’s whole b...
06:00, 06/19/2019

Tennis Great Arthur Ashe Honored With Street Naming Ceremony in Virginia In 1968, a year fraught with violent civil rights protests and the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., tennis legend Arthur Ashe became the first black male athlete to win the U.S. Open. But beyond his groundbreaking accomplishments on the tenni...
03:39, 06/23/2019

Veteran NFL writer Don Banks dies after covering Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremony Don Banks, best known for his 17 years at Sports Illustrated, died in his sleep Sunday after just covering the Pro Football Hall of Fame ceremonies.       ...
11:26, 08/05/2019

2019 Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony: Time, TV, streaming info Six new members will be inducted to the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown on Sunday. Here's how to watch it.       ...
10:13, 07/21/2019

Nitish Kumar Meets Amit Shah Ahead Of PM Modi's Oath Ceremony Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met BJP president Amit Shah today, and both the leaders allegedly discussed JD(U)'s representation in the government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will be......
19:00, 05/29/2019

Archie Harrison's Christening Pose Looks Identical to Prince Harry's 1984 Ceremony Seeing double! Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's baby boy Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor was officially baptized in a private ceremony at Windsor Castle on Saturday. Making the......
12:52, 07/07/2019

Lady Gabriella Windsor Marries Thomas Kingston in Royal Wedding Ceremony We have another royal wedding on our hands! Lady Gabriella Windsor married Thomas Kingston in a beautiful ceremony at St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle on Saturday. St.......
16:00, 05/19/2019

Royal baby Archie to be christened in private family ceremony at Windsor Castle The 2-month-old son of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be baptized Saturday in a private chapel at the castle by Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, head of the Church of England....
15:52, 07/06/2019

Thai Soccer Team Marks Anniversary of Cave Ordeal with a Buddhist Ceremony (MAE SAI, Thailand) — The 12 young Thai soccer players and their coach who grabbed global attention last year when they were trapped in a flooded cave for more than two weeks marked the anniversary of their ordeal with a religious ceremony Mond...
17:13, 06/25/2019

Friday’s Daily Brief: Honouring fallen peacekeepers, action against gender-based violence; LGBT rights in Kenya, Rohingya water crisis Friday's main stories include: Honouring UN peacekeepers; landmark conference to combat sexual and gender-based violence in crises; Kenya upholds LGBT ban; UNICEF’s plea for Afghani children; Brazil’s bid to compensate tobacco smokers; Water shortage...
02:13, 05/25/2019

Duchess of Sussex attends Trooping the Colour ceremony in first outing since birth of baby Archie New mother the Duchess of Sussex has joined members of the royal family for a Trooping the Colour ceremony to celebrate the Queen's official birthday....
16:26, 06/08/2019

Baseball Hall of Famers mull boycott of Derek Jeter's induction ceremony over firings Two Baseball Hall of Famers are threatening to boycott Derek Jeter’s eventual induction into Cooperstown because of the former shortstop’s decisions as Miami Marlins co-owner....
22:39, 07/29/2019

Sodden World Cup opening ceremony puts anticipation in deep freeze | Andy Bull The curtain-raiser to this summer’s cricket showpiece took place in miserable conditions in front of a small, drenched crowdOf course it rained. A cold, steady, dispiriting drizzle immediately familiar to anyone who has ever weathered an English summ...
14:00, 05/30/2019

Angela Bassett to Receive Icon Award at 2019 Black Girls Rock! Ceremony There are certain things we can always depend on being fact: Water will always be wet, fire will always be hot and the world would be lost without black women. Facts are facts, America.Knowing that black women make the world go ‘round, BET is once ag...
12:39, 08/20/2019

Cameron Boyce's Family Reunites With Descendants Co-Stars at Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony Today's Hollywood Walk of Fame induction was extra special for the Disney community. As Kenny Ortega received his star Wednesday afternoon, the Descendants and High School Musical......
13:39, 07/25/2019

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner had a surprise wedding ceremony in Las Vegas after the Billboard Music Awards Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner celebrated his Billboard Music Awards performance with a surprise wedding ceremony.        ...
13:13, 05/02/2019

Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn is crowned as Rama X in culmination of traditional coronation ceremony BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn is crowned as Rama X in culmination of traditional coronation ceremony....
08:26, 05/04/2019

Thai king names mistress official concubine in ceremony alongside new wife of 3 months The King of Thailand held an odd ceremony Sunday where he named one of his top generals and longtime girlfriend as his official mistress, a role that has not formally been acknowledged since 1921....
18:13, 08/02/2019

CBOE Awarded Best Overall Exchange at Wall Street Letter Institutional Trading Awards Ceremony CHICAGO, IL -- February 24, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced today that the exchange was awarded “Best Overall Exchange” at the fifth annual Wall Street Letter (WSL) Institutional Trading Awards last night in New ...
03:26, 05/03/2019

Roy Halladay's wife, Brandy, gives emotional speech at Hall of Fame induction ceremony Brandy Halladay, the wife of the late pitcher Roy Halladay, gave an emotional speech Sunday at her husband's Hall of Fame induction ceremony.       ...
04:00, 07/22/2019

CBOE Names Five New Officers CHICAGO, IL -- March 3, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated® (CBOE®) announced today that it has added five new officers to its management team: Stephanie Klein, Chief Marketing Officer; Jennifer Lamie, Chief Regulatory Advisor;...
10:13, 05/03/2019

Rose Bowl statue honors Brandi Chastain's '99 World Cup win A statue capturing Brandi Chastain's iconic reaction to scoring the U.S. team's winning goal in the 1999 Women's World Cup has been unveiled outside the Rose Bowl       ...
19:26, 07/11/2019

An emotional Madonna honors gay teacher at GLAAD Awards: 'It was OK to be different' Madonna, a pioneer for gay rights, accepted the Advocate for Change Award at the 2019 GLAAD Media Awards with a rousing speech.        ...
23:00, 05/05/2019

Lauren London honors Nipsey Hussle on their son's first Father's Day without his dad “Today we celebrate You,” Lauren London wrote in a Father's Day tribute to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle, which she shared with a family photo.        ...
04:52, 06/17/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer honors Alek Trebek with donation "Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer honored Alek Trebek in a meaningful way by making a donation to a cancer research walk in Trebek's name.        ...
20:13, 06/20/2019

'Every day is Memorial Day:' Vice President Pence remembers the fallen at Arlington Vice President Mike Pence placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and observed a moment of silence in honor of fallen service members.        ...
21:39, 05/27/2019

The 'Jedi' in Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order acts a lot like a Sith Watching an extended demo of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order at EA Play was like watching a scene from Star Wars Rogue One or the more recent Solo: A Star Wars Story – not only was Fallen Order’s production quality that immensely high...
08:26, 06/09/2019

'I just saw too much:' Dayton mourns its fallen at vigil after Ohio shooting Erianna Carpenter, a cook in Dayton's Oregon District, and her co-workers tried to help Ohio shooting's injured. "I couldn't save no one last night."        ...
13:00, 08/05/2019

France vs South Korea and opening ceremony live stream: watch Women's World Cup 2019 from anywhere Mark the date - June 6 2019. When the history books recount the rise of Women's soccer, the start of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup may be seen as a sea change moment. First, there's the spectacle of an opening ceremony to enjoy, and ...
00:52, 06/08/2019

Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas Just Got Married in a Surprise Wedding Ceremony That Featured Ring Pops and ‘Elvis’ The Jonas Brothers performed at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on Wednesday for their first award show performance since 2009. Turns out their fiery rendition of “Sucker” was just the opening act, though, and the after-party was ...
21:52, 05/02/2019

CNN boss Jeff Zucker makes sexual joke about star anchor during award ceremony: report CNN President Jeff Zucker made a sexual joke about one of his female employees, "New Day" anchor Alisyn Camerota while accepting an award on Thursday....
12:13, 06/14/2019

Dispatcher names therapy dog 'Sully' after fallen Sacramento police officer The Sacramento emergency dispatcher who handled the chilling police channel during a violent standoff that killed an officer adopted a therapy dog.        ...
19:39, 06/24/2019

See how the Avengers honor a fallen superhero in exclusive 'Endgame' deleted scene 'Avengers: Endgame' ended with an action-packed climax and emotional death. A new exclusive deleted scene shows the heroes mourning their own.        ...
00:39, 07/27/2019

Hidden No More: NASA Honors Its ‘Hidden Figures’ With a Street Renaming Mathematicians Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson were memorably immortalized onscreen by Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monáe (respectively) in the award-winning 2016 film Hidden Figures. Now, NASA is giving the trio ...
22:52, 06/14/2019

Emilia Clarke, Sophie Turner pay tribute to fallen 'Game of Thrones' co-stars "Game of Thrones" actresses Emilia Clarke and Sophie Turner are taking to Instagram to honor co-stars lost in the Battle of Winterfell.        ...
04:39, 04/30/2019

'Sesame Street,' Sally Field, more to earn Kennedy Center Honors for lifetime achievement What do "Sesame Street" and Sally Field have in common? Both are going to be Kennedy Center Honors recipients.        ...
19:52, 07/18/2019

'Jeopardy!' champ James Holzhauer honors Alex Trebek with pancreatic cancer donation James Holzhauer donated $1,109.14, "For Alex Trebek and all the other survivors," to the Naperville Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk.        ...
16:00, 06/20/2019

Man being chased by officers falls from bridge Video from a police body camera shows a shooting suspect falling about 30 feet from a bridge in Tulsa, Oklahoma, as officers chased him. (June 14)        ...
02:26, 06/15/2019

5 police officers were killed in 9 days Three of the five police officers killed in the past nine days across the US each leave behind two children. A fourth was a young police academy graduate who was about to hit the streets on her own. Another had joined his department a little over fou...
02:00, 06/27/2019

2 Officers, Dog Given Narcan After Possible Drug Exposure O’FALLON, Mo. (AP) — Two St. Louis-area police officers and a police dog had to be administered the opioid overdose reversal medication Narcan after they were exposed to what was believed to be fentanyl. St. Charles County Police spokeswoman Va...
22:13, 05/07/2019

Needed: Dealership compliance officers For years, compliance consultants and lawyers have given this advice to dealerships: Appoint a compliance officer. Yet despite the numerous regulations auto retailers must consider, the compliance officer post is largely understaffed and unsolicited....
19:52, 06/09/2019

When Police Officers Vent on Facebook Emily Baker-White’s systemic look at officers on social media found thousands of racist, Islamophobic or otherwise offensive posts. Here’s how (and why) she did it....
02:26, 06/04/2019

US: Several police officers shot in Philadelphia Forces have taken a man into custody in the city of Philadelphia after six police officers were hurt in the neighborhood of Nicetown. Two officers were rescued by SWAT forces after an hourslong standoff with the shooter....
07:26, 08/15/2019

'I graduated. These high school students couldn’t': Viral grad cap honors shooting victims The viral video shows a student's graduation mortarboard decorated with a QR code that links to a webpage honoring school shooting victims.        ...
00:26, 05/15/2019

Gerard Butler is on the run in 'Angel Has Fallen' Gerard Butler is the prime suspect after an assassination attempt on the president in "Angel Has Fallen."        ...
23:00, 08/16/2019

Advisory board: Don’t name officers involved in shootings WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A public advisory board in Wichita, Kansas, is now recommending that officers involved in shootings should not be named, citing worries about possible death threats to the families of the officers. The Wichita Eag...
15:00, 05/29/2019

Two More Officers Are Fired for Their Response to the Parkland Shooting “This was neglect of duty,” the sheriff said in announcing the firing of the deputies more than 16 months after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School....
23:26, 06/26/2019

German police say 71 officers injured during deportations Germany's federal police force has said 71 of its officers were injured last year while carrying out deportations, according to a media report. The injuries, for the most part, were not severe....
14:26, 08/04/2019

7 Venezuelan Military Officers Die in Helicopter Crash The copter struck a mountain outside Caracas as it was traveling to a state where President Nicolás Maduro appeared alongside troops in an effort to demonstrate their loyalty....
12:52, 05/05/2019

Officers killed in the line of duty in 2019 Working in law enforcement is one of the most dangerous jobs in America, but as of early May — 2019 is shaping up to be the least deadliest year for officers in the line of duty since 1965, according to data from the Officer Down Memorial Page....
17:39, 05/10/2019

AOC responds to border officers who felt ‘threatened’ by her Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to Twitter on Monday night to defend herself — and once again blast the US Customs and Border Protection agency — after an online report accused her of screaming at federal agents “in a threatening...
11:13, 07/02/2019

TSA officers find unusual souvenir in luggage TSA officers discover a missile launcher in a Texas man’s checked luggage. Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
17:52, 07/30/2019

TSA officers placed on leave after discovery of racist display Two Transportation Security Administration officers have been placed on leave after a racist display was found inside a TSA workstation at Miami International Airport....
01:26, 07/31/2019

Be polite when you stop and search, Met officers are urged A senior police adviser teaching officers to conduct "polite" stop and searches has said the controversial tactic cannot stop London's blade epidemic on its own....
20:39, 06/24/2019

Ex-officers arrested after the killing of Brazilian councilwoman Two arrests in Brazil may finally shed light on the killing of popular politician Marielle Franco, whose death sparked national protests one year ago....
12:26, 06/22/2019

Off-duty corrections officers allegedly fought over a man The two female corrections officers who brawled outside a Queens nightclub were fighting over a man, sources told The Post on Friday — as explicit video emerged showing two separate off-duty officers performing a sex act on the dance floor during the...
01:39, 07/06/2019

Broward officers terminated for Parkland response Two Broward County Sheriff deputies who responded to the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were terminated for neglect of duty, Sheriff Gregory Tony said on Wednesday....
02:00, 06/27/2019

Man hanging out car window fires gun with officers in pursuit _____ A murder suspect who was shot by police after firing at officers during a police chase near Los Angeles was in surgery Friday night, authorities said. No police officers or sheriff’s deputies were wounded. Friday’s pursuit and shootings h...
18:39, 05/11/2019

Louisville Officers Honored By School District LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– Two Louisville Metro police officers were honored Tuesday after they stopped a potential school shooting. The district took time to honor at Valley High School Resource Officer Tony Sacra and LMPD Lieutenant Grant Rigg...
20:00, 06/12/2019

St. Louis officers pulled from street over postings ST. LOUIS (AP) — St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson says the city has pulled several police officers off the street while an internal investigation continues after they were accused of posting objectionable Facebook messages. The decision to place the offi...
02:00, 06/08/2019