Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore in southwest Louisiana – ABC News

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Los Angeles Times Tropical Storm Cindy comes ashore in southwest LouisianaABC NewsTricia Hayes records images of unusually large waves created by Tropical Storm Cindy on Bolivar Peninsula, Texas, Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has ordered the State Operations Center to raise its readiness level. He also activated …The Latest: Coast Guard helps shrimp […]

Senate, Mosul, NBA Draft: Your Thursday Briefing – New York Times

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New York Times Senate, Mosul, NBA Draft: Your Thursday BriefingNew York TimesAl Nuri Grand Mosque and its leaning minaret in Mosul, Iraq, in 2014. The mosque, which was destroyed by the Islamic State this week, is pictured on Iraq's 10,000-dinar bank note. Credit European Pressphoto Agency. Good morning. Here's what you need to …Battle for Mosul: […]

Democrats Seethe After Georgia Loss: 'Our Brand Is Worse Than Trump' – New York Times

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New York Times Democrats Seethe After Georgia Loss: 'Our Brand Is Worse Than Trump'New York TimesJon Ossoff, the Democratic candidate, was joined by his fiancée, Alisha Kramer, as he addressed his supporters after his defeat in Georgia's Sixth Congressional District special election on Tuesday night. Credit Christopher Aluka Berry/Reuters …Democrats reel from another special-election loss, […]

Uber Founder Travis Kalanick Resigns as CEO – New York Times

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New York Times Uber Founder Travis Kalanick Resigns as CEONew York TimesTravis Kalanick, the chief executive of Uber, said last week that he would take an indefinite leave of absence. Credit Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters. Travis Kalanick stepped down Tuesday as chief executive of Uber, the ride-hailing service that he helped …Why Travis Kalanick didn't survive at […]

Latest: Officer undergoes surgery after airport stabbing – Washington Post

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Washington Post Latest: Officer undergoes surgery after airport stabbingWashington PostFLINT, Mich. — The Latest on the stabbing of a police officer at the Flint, Michigan, airport (all times local):. 4:30 p.m.. A Michigan county commissioner says an airport police officer has undergone surgery after being stabbed in the neck. Genesee …Michigan Airport Stabbing: Officer Attacked […]

Uber founder Travis Kalanick resigns as CEO amid a shareholder revolt – Washington Post

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Washington Post Uber founder Travis Kalanick resigns as CEO amid a shareholder revoltWashington PostAfter several tumultuous months that culminated in a shareholder revolt, Travis Kalanick stepped down Tuesday as chief executive of the ride-hailing giant Uber. Kalanick, who helped founded Uber in 2009 and established it as Silicon Valley's highest …How Battling Brands Online Has […]

Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heir – ABC News

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The Indian Express Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heirABC NewsFILE- In this Nov. 11, 2015 file photo, Saudi Arabian Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman attends a summit of Arab and Latin American leaders in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia's King Salman has appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin …Saudi Arabia's Mohammed […]

Karen Handel Wins Georgia Special Election, Fending Off Upstart Democrat – New York Times

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New York Times Karen Handel Wins Georgia Special Election, Fending Off Upstart DemocratNew York TimesKaren Handel and her husband, Steve, after her victory in Georgia's Sixth Congressional District runoff election on Tuesday. Credit Kevin D. Liles for The New York Times. ATLANTA — Karen Handel, a veteran Republican officeholder, overcame a deluge of …Trump spikes the […]

Video footage shows Minn. traffic stop that ended with Philando Castile's death – Washington Post

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Washington Post Video footage shows Minn. traffic stop that ended with Philando Castile's deathWashington PostThe Minnesota police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile during a traffic stop last year fired a volley of bullets within seconds of learning the driver was armed, according to a video recording released publicly Tuesday. When the traffic stop …Case […]

The Latest: Official: Georgia House voting going smoothly – Washington Post

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Washington Post The Latest: Official: Georgia House voting going smoothlyWashington PostROSWELL, Ga. — The Latest on Georgia's 6th District Congressional race (all times local):. 3:35 p.m.. An election official says voting has been moving smoothly at polling sites in Georgia's closely-watched House election. Richard Barron, director of …Georgia special election runoff: live coverageThe HillIn Georgia, […]

Trump's agenda on the line in hard-fought Georgia House race – Washington Post

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Washington Post Trump's agenda on the line in hard-fought Georgia House raceWashington PostSANDY SPRINGS, Ga. — President Trump faces a high-stakes political test Tuesday in a special congressional election that has turned into a referendum on his leadership and could have significant consequences for his stalled agenda on Capitol Hill.Georgia special election: 7 things to […]

Death of American detained in North Korea baffles experts – Washington Post

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Washington Post Death of American detained in North Korea baffles expertsWashington PostSEOUL, South Korea — North Korea's missile and nuclear tests, its carefully scripted propaganda bluster, even its military threats: Far from the scattershot workings of a madman, most of this fits the playbook of a small, proud country well used to …What Killed Otto […]

Barclays and Former Executives Charged Over Qatar Fund-Raising – New York Times

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New York Times Barclays and Former Executives Charged Over Qatar Fund-RaisingNew York TimesThe headquarters of Barclays in London. The inquiry into the fund-raising is one of a number of regulatory issues that have bedeviled Barclays in recent years. Credit Neil Hall/Reuters. LONDON — British officials brought criminal charges on Tuesday …Britain charges Barclays, ex-bosses over […]

Otto Warmbier dies days after release from North Korean detention – Washington Post

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Washington Post Otto Warmbier dies days after release from North Korean detentionWashington PostOtto Warmbier, the University of Virginia student who was detained in North Korea for nearly a year and a half, died Monday afternoon, his parents announced. Fred and Cindy Warmbier had no news about their son during his detention after March of last […]

Terror in London seems to confirm Muslims' growing dread – Washington Post

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Telegraph.co.uk Terror in London seems to confirm Muslims' growing dreadWashington PostLONDON — In a city on edge over a series of Islamist-inspired attacks, where police keep extensive watchlists and monitor potential militants, terror took a new turn when a van plowed into a group of Muslim worshippers here Monday. A man identified as …London mosque attack […]

Democrats tie up Senate floor to protest Republicans' secrecy in writing a health insurance bill – Los Angeles Times

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Los Angeles Times Democrats tie up Senate floor to protest Republicans' secrecy in writing a health insurance billLos Angeles TimesOften seen but not heard, Trump son-in-law Kushner speaks at White House tech event. All updates, Comey hearing, Congress, GOP baseball shooting, Immigration, London attacks, Media Watch: On the Right, Obamacare, Russia, Sessions hearing …Senate leaders plan […]

Van strikes crowd near London mosques in what police are calling 'terrorist attack' – Washington Post

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Washington Post Van strikes crowd near London mosques in what police are calling 'terrorist attack'Washington PostLONDON — A van plowed into a group of Muslim worshipers as they were leaving prayers at a pair of north London mosques early Monday, leaving one person dead and injuring 10 others in what is being called a “terrorist […]