• Rockets tie series with defiant road win
Rockets tie series with defiant road win

Steph Curry couldn't miss during a third-quarter spurt that saw him cap 5-5 shots from three-point land and score 17 points in all to stake Golden State to a 10-point lead entering the fourth quarter. While there are a series of storylines and takeaways from the Warriors' Game 4 loss to the Rockets, one of the most significant is the offensive ...

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  • Comcast prepares to top Disney's $50 bln offer for Fox
Comcast prepares to top Disney's $50 bln offer for Fox

In December, Comcast's mostly stock bid of $60 billion for a large portion of 21st Century Fox assets was rejected by Fox management, headed by Rupert Murdoch , in favor of a $52 billion all-stock offer from The Walt Disney Company .

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  • Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Restored
Jared Kushner's Security Clearance Restored

His temporary clearance was suspended by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly in February along with other officials operating under temporary clearances as part of measures to tighten procedures after White House staff secretary Rob Porter was sacked when his two ex-wives raised charges of domestic abuse.

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  • Italy to decide on new PM for eurosceptic government
Italy to decide on new PM for eurosceptic government

A law professor put forward as Italy's next premier faced suspicions on Tuesday that he overstated his academic credentials, including referring on his resume to seven summers of studies at New York University that turned out to involve only having library privileges there.

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  • Post-mortem finds abducted student Jastine Valdez was strangled to death
Post-mortem finds abducted student Jastine Valdez was strangled to death

Gardaí believe Ms Valdez was attacked and bundled into a vehicle as she was walking to her home. The man who is suspected of killing Filipino woman, Justine Valdez, left a note in his auto with details on how to locate her body as well as expressing remorse.

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  • Crude prices reaching top of wave and new direction likely
Crude prices reaching top of wave and new direction likely

OPEC and its partners made a decision to extend its production cuts till the end of 2018 in Vienna on November 30, as the oil cartel and its allies step up their attempt to end a three-year supply glut that has savaged crude prices and the global energy industry.

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  • Maduro neighbours threaten retaliation after 'sham' election
Maduro neighbours threaten retaliation after 'sham' election

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday called on the Venezuelan government to "hold free and fair elections" after President Nicolas Maduro was re-elected in a vote widely condemned overseas. Venezuela's foreign minister, Jorge Arreaza , called the new sanctions illegal, saying they were "madness, barbaric and in absolute contradiction to world...

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  • Texas leaders want more screening and more guns to prevent more shootings
Texas leaders want more screening and more guns to prevent more shootings

Friday's shooting at the suburban Houston high school so far hasn't inspired the same level of activism witnessed after the Parkland massacre in February. Texas has 5.4 million students enrolled in its public schools and any changes it made statewide would be costly. Investigators have identified the original buyers, but how the weapons moved fro...

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  • Tesla's Performance Model 3 will do 0-60mph in 3.5s
Tesla's Performance Model 3 will do 0-60mph in 3.5s

The Tesla Model 3 has been through what Musk has described as "production hell" since its launch previous year. Still, they run about $30,000 to $45,000 less than a comparably equipped Model S. First revealed in 2016, the Tesla Model 3 is a mid-size all-electric four-door sedan. Elon Musk finally announced the highly anticipated dual-motor, a...

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  • First Mowgli Trailer Offers A Dark Take On The Disney Classic
First Mowgli Trailer Offers A Dark Take On The Disney Classic

In Serkis' take on the story, human boy Mowgli ( Rohan Chand ) grows up believing himself to be a wolf, only to have that perception shattered when Bagheera the panther ( Christian Bale ) informs him of his true roots in the nearby human village.

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  • Abbott to host roundtable discussions on school safety
Abbott to host roundtable discussions on school safety

The police affidavit even indicates Pagourtzis spared students he liked "so they could tell his story". The first funeral for one of the 10 people fatally shot at a high school outside Houston is set for Sunday afternoon. He was armed with a shotgun and a.38 caliber handgun, both legally owned by his father, according to Gov. Greg Abbott ....

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  • The volcanic eruption on Hawaii is now making an acidic fog
The volcanic eruption on Hawaii is now making an acidic fog

If the winds die down, the cloud could flatten. County officials have distributed breathing masks and warned residents about air quality near the laze cloud (which is mostly offshore). To date, at least 23 fissures have formed along a northeast-southwest line in the rift zone, most in the Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens neighborhoods.

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  • Malaysian gov't forms special task force to investigate 1MDB scandal
Malaysian gov't forms special task force to investigate 1MDB scandal

When the task force starts tomorrow, it'll have no shortage of worldwide counterparts to work with. They were sworn in 11 days after the Pakatan Harapan (Alliance of Hope) coalition defeated Najib's Barisan Nasional coalition in a historic general election.

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  • Big changes imminent at Chelsea after FA Cup glory
Big changes imminent at Chelsea after FA Cup glory

The Brazilian has played a major role with Chelsea over the past five seasons, but his relationship with manager Antonio Conte , like many around the club, seems to be on dangerously thin ice. He said: " I have a contract and I'm committed for this club . Okay we don't play in the Champions League but past year we didn't play in it and won the L...

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  • Gay Man Says Pope Told Him: 'God Made You Like This'
Gay Man Says Pope Told Him: 'God Made You Like This'

Juan Carlos Cruz , who according to The Guardian spoke with the pope about two weeks ago, said the issue of his sexuality arose because some priests in Latin America have sought to disparage his character, some accusing him of lying about the abuse and others accusing him of being a pervert.

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  • Pompeo to Unveil US
Pompeo to Unveil US "Plan B" to Confront Iran

Mr Pompeo called for a new nuclear agreement with Iran following President Donald Trump's withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal. "The United States will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal ", Trump said when he announced the withdrawal, calling the deal "defective at its core" and a "disastrous deal" that gave the Iranian "regime o...

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  • Brady not attending start of Patriots' organized team activities
Brady not attending start of Patriots' organized team activities

The changes to Brady's offseason routine come after he said he plans to spend more time with his family this offseason while still preparing for the 2018 season. Brady has two years remaining on his contract and is now scheduled to earn a base salary of $14 million in 2018. He committed to playing the 2018 season last month and said in a recent int...

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  • Abramovich missed Chelsea FA Cup triumph; not in London for a month
Abramovich missed Chelsea FA Cup triumph; not in London for a month

The associate told The Associated Press that Abramovich's visa renewal application is taking longer than usual to go through, saying the reason for the delay was unclear. "We do not routinely comment on individual cases", said Security Minister Ben Wallace. Abramovich is Russia's 11th richest man with wealth of $US10.8 billion, according to est...

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  • Royal Wedding flowers donated to hospice in London
Royal Wedding flowers donated to hospice in London

The hospice is among a number of charities that had a special delivery of some of the white garden roses, peonies and foxgloves that surrounded the royal couple on their big day. They weren't just any flowers: Designed by florist Philippa Craddock , the bouquet was hand-picked by Prince Harry himself for his bride from the private garden at Kens...

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  • How Priyanka Chopra Turned Royal Wedding Day Makeup on Its Head
How Priyanka Chopra Turned Royal Wedding Day Makeup on Its Head

Also thank you to my incredible team for your brilliance and dedicated hustle. Hairstylist Ken O'Rourke styled her hair into a knotted bun while celebrity make-up artist Pati Dubroff rounded off her look with purple eyeshadow and matching lips, a nude make-up palette and bronze cheeks.

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