U.S. home prices rose at the fastest pace in more than three years in September, lifted by a record-low supply of houses for sale.
Oakland receiver Michael Crabtree and Denver cornerback Aqib Talib had their two-game suspensions reduced to one game after appeal hearings on Tuesday.
Derrick Brooks heard Crabtree’s case and James Thrash heard Talib’s appeal, and both decided to reduce the two-game bans issued Monday by NFL Vice President of Football Operations Jon Runyan.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.
The Eli Manning era with the New York Giants may be coming to an end.
And if it is, it is ending ugly.
The Giants announced Tuesday that the two-time Super Bowl MVP was being benched for the first time in more than 13 years so they could evaluate the other quarterbacks on the roster over the final month of a lost-and-injury-filled season.
Clemson, Auburn, Oklahoma and Wisconsin will enter championship weekend positioned to earn a playoff spot with just one more victory.
But a potential Alabama- Ohio State controversy looms.
Clemson moved up to No. 1 in the final College Football Playoff rankings before the semifinals are set by the selection committee on Sunday.
Behind a 42-point effort from their bench, the Bowdoin College men’s basketball team survived a road test at Southern Maine, 84- 72, on Tuesday evening.
The 22nd-ranked Polar Bears remained perfect at 5-0, while the Huskies fell to 1-5.
The airport on the Indonesian resort island of Bali reopened Wednesday after an erupting volcano forced its closure two days ago, but the country’s president said the danger had not passed and urged anyone within the mountain’s exclusion zone to get out “for the sake of their safety.”
President Donald Trump sized up his coming week on Sunday and tweeted that it was a “big week for Tax Cuts and many other things of great importance to our Country.”
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA
President Donald Trump retweeted a series of inflammatory videos Wednesday that purport to show violence being committed by Muslims.
Trump posted the messages early in the morning, retweeting them from Jayda Fransen, the deputy leader of the far-right group Britain First, a small fringe group whose profile was elevated by Trump’s attention.
Pressure from fellow Democrats grew for Michigan Rep. John Conyers to resign after a former staffer said the longest-serving member of the House made unwanted sexual advances that included partially undressing in front of her in a hotel room and inappropriate touching.
On the night of Monday, November 20th, 2017 Christy Darling, wife, mother, and sister, passed away at the age of forty after battling stage four cancer.
Eugene Gomes Sr. (Gene) passed away surrounded by his family on Saturday, November 18th from terminal illness, at Gosnell Hospice in Scarborough, he was 60 years old.
Gene was born, a middle child of 7, May 17th, 1957 at Bath Memorial Hospital to Juanita (Richardson) Gomes and Truman Gomes.
Marguerite “Betty” (Hayes) Whitney of Sun City, formerly of Black River, NY and Keene, NH, died on Nov. 4 in Riverview, FL. She was 99. Betty was born on April 1, 1918 in Greater Sudbury, Ontario.
Betty’s family moved to Black River, NY when she was young. She was educated in local schools and graduated from Black River High School and Watertown Business College.