The NFL suspended New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski one game on Monday for a late, gratuitous hit to the head of Bills defensive back Tre’Davious White.
SANTA PAULA, Calif.
Ferocious winds in Southern California whipped up an explosive wildfire that prompted evacuation orders for nearly 8,000 homes, authorities said.
The blaze broke out Monday and grew wildly to more than 48 square miles in the hours that followed, consuming vegetation that hasn’t burned in decades, Ventura County Fire Sgt. Eric Buschow said.
Vociferous Arab and Muslim opposition was building Tuesday to any possible U.S. recognition of the hotly contested city of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
[img_assist|nid=1189575|title=|desc= HOUTHI SHIITE FIGHTERS guard a street leading to the residence of former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh, in Sanaa, Yemen, Monday. Saleh was killed by Shiite rebels, Monday as their forces battled for control of the capital, Sanaa, officials said.
Former longtime Illinois Rep. John Anderson, who ran for president as an independent in 1980, has died at age 95.
The World War II veteran and former prosecutor died Sunday night in Washington, his daughter, Diane Anderson, told The Associated Press.
A relative says John Conyers, who is battling sexual harassment allegations from former female staffers, won’t seek re-election to a 28th term in Congress.
It’s not a final ruling, but the Supreme Court is letting the Trump administration fully enforce a ban on travel to the United States by residents of six mostly Muslim countries.
The tax overhaul Republicans are pushing toward final votes in Congress could undermine the Affordable Care Act’s health insurance markets and add to the financial squeeze on Medicare over time.
Former “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno and his wife have purchased an oceanfront estate in Newport, Rhode Island.
The Boston Globe reports Leno, who grew up in Andover, Massachusetts, paid $13.5 million for the mansion called Seafair. It has eight bedrooms and 11 bathrooms and comes with a pool, a tennis court and a private beach.
TOPSHAM — Lois A. Heath, age 95, of Middlesex Road, died on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick.
She was born in Bowdoinham on August 17, 1922, the daughter of James and Thelma Bachelder Pratt. Lois attended Bowdoinham schools. On March 9, 1941, she married Lynde A. Heath Sr.
BRUNSWICK — Una Joanita Churchill, age 85, formerly of Caribou, ME and Fort Pierce, FL, passed away peacefully surrounded by family Thursday, November 30, 2017.
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Gimme 5: 7-15-26-28-34
Day Pick 3: 8-5-1
Day Pick 4: 9-2-4-9
Evening Pick 3: 9-8-4
Evening Pick 4: 2-4-6-0
Mary Kathryn Bragg Curry, 73, passed away on November 22, 2017, at Frederick Memorial Hospital, surrounded by her loving daughters, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. She was born on February 23, 1944, in Charleston, WV; grew up in South Hills; and graduated from Charleston High School, class of 1962.
DEAR ABBY: My husband and I argue more than I’d like. I am pretty easygoing and passive; he likes his feelings to be known. Over time I have become worn down, and my patience has worn thin.
Last year, I expressed serious reservations about the proposed AT&T-Time Warner merger. I argued, at the time, that allowing this merger will have important implications for a free press and American democracy for many years to come.