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Man, 20, pleads not guilty in Jewish center video threat
Man, 20, pleads not guilty in Jewish center video threat
  • World
  • 2019-08-19 20:15:04Z

A 20-year-old man pleaded not guilty Monday to threatening a Jewish community center in a video that authorities say showed him shooting a semi-automatic rifle. A judge near Youngstown set bond at $250,000 for James Reardon, ordered a mental health evaluation and told him to stay away from Jewish churches and organizations if he is released from jail. Police arrested Reardon Saturday on charges of on telecommunications harassment and aggravated menacing charges, a day after a Jewish organization contacted authorities.

Miami
Miami's Jarren Williams preps to open against No. 8 Florida

Miami quarterback Jarren Williams got the word that he was going to be the starting quarterback for the Hurricanes, and his first thought wasn't about celebrating. Williams' first college start - his first significant college playing time - comes Saturday, when Miami takes on No. 8 Florida in

Ryan Seacrest Vacations with Ex Shayna Taylor as Source Says
Ryan Seacrest Vacations with Ex Shayna Taylor as Source Says 'They're Friends'

Ryan Seacrest and Shayna Taylor Are Just Friends as They Vacation Together

No decision yet as close call looms on Dolphins starting QB
No decision yet as close call looms on Dolphins starting QB

Choosing the Miami Dolphins' quarterback has become a close call, mostly because both candidates have been only so-so, and coach Brian Flores isn't ready to announce his decision. Ryan Fitzpatrick is expected to start the third game of the preseason Thursday against Jacksonville, with Josh Rosen

Ryan: Where could Matt DiBenedetto be heading next season in Cup?
Ryan: Where could Matt DiBenedetto be heading next season in Cup?

A rundown of the 2020 landscape for Cup rides; also notes on the car used in Matt DiBenedetto's career-best finish; the agony of his crew chief; a pit stop change considered by NASCAR; private aviation and perception; death metal blues; crowd sizes.

NBA
NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

What started as an innocuous conversation during a public event has evolved into a golf partnership between an NBA superstar Stephen Curry and Howard University. The two-time NBA MVP announced Monday that he is helping Howard re-establish a golf program. Curry is providing a donation that will allow

Cameron Reddish quadruples Zion Williamson
Cameron Reddish quadruples Zion Williamson's vote total for 'best career' in NBA rookie survey

Williamson didn't get a majority of votes for Rookie of the Year prediction either, though he at least led that category.

NBA rookie survey: Steph Curry receives no love from 2019 draft class
NBA rookie survey: Steph Curry receives no love from 2019 draft class

Steph Curry forever changed the game. Just look at the next wave of basketball stars. From the playground to college, everyone is trying to emulate the Warriors' star point guard.

Benson driving at
Benson driving at 'high rate' of speed before fatal crash

Police said Monday they are still investigating the weekend motorcycle crash that killed former Texas Longhorns running back and NFL player Cedric Benson and a woman passenger. According to police, witnesses said Benson was driving his BMW motorcycle at a high rate of speed through a curving, hilly

Josh Gordon
Josh Gordon's return making other Patriots wideouts nervous? 'Shouldn't be'

FOXBORO - Josh Gordon was in the Patriots locker room on Monday. His stall was situated between those of Ben Watson and Maurice Harris, two away from Tom Brady. The big-bodied receiver was hard to miss, even with dozens of reporters in the room for the first time this summer.

2019 Preview: All Eyes on LSU
2019 Preview: All Eyes on LSU's Offense as Tigers Aim to Take Next Step

Does LSU have a real shot at Alabama or a run at the playoff? Joe Burrow and the Tigers' offense must break through for that to happen.

Goose Gossage, Pete Rose and "unwatchable baseball"
Goose Gossage, Pete Rose and "unwatchable baseball"

When Goose Gossage and Pete Rose make valid points, something's wrong.

Another first for Clemson: No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25
Another first for Clemson: No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

For the first time, the defending national champion Tigers are No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 presented by Regions Bank . The Tigers won the program's second national title in three seasons behind freshman quarterback Trevor Lawrence in January. Clemson now can claim equal standing

European Tour announces new measures to tighten up on slow play
European Tour announces new measures to tighten up on slow play

The European Tour has re-emphasised its desire to go where its US counterparts dare not tread and to root out those snail-paced professionals who are making the sport so difficult fully to enjoy for viewers nowadays. Certainly Bryson DeChambeau might find it uncomfortable if and when he returns to Dubai

The Worst Things About Being a Millionaire
The Worst Things About Being a Millionaire

Who wants to be a millionaire? The more intriguing question would be, "Who doesn't?" For most people, a million smackers conjures up images of vacations on the Riviera, Arabian racehorses and mattresses stuffed with freshly ironed $20 bills.But being a millionaire today isn't all it

Palestinian leader fires advisers, wants bonuses returned
Palestinian leader fires advisers, wants bonuses returned
  • World
  • 2019-08-19 16:34:58Z

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday laid off all of his advisers and ordered a former prime minister and other ex-Cabinet ministers to return tens of thousands of dollars from a pay raise he had secretly approved. Palestinian officials said the decisions, announced in official statements, came as part of efforts to cut costs and recuperate funds after Israel stopped delivering tax revenues earlier this year. The Palestinian Authority, which governs parts of the Israeli-occupied West Bank, has long faced charges of corruption and mismanagement.

Bachelor in Paradise
Bachelor in Paradise's Mike Johnson: 'I think I'd be a good Bachelor'

Bachelor in Paradise star Mike Johnson thinks he'd be a good Bachelor

Who Has the Edge in the NL Central
Who Has the Edge in the NL Central's Three-Team Race?

The NL Central is the only division with at least one team within two games of first place, and it has two teams that close. It's setting up to be a three-team race for the division title, so how will the it be decided over the next 40 games?

Putin tells Macron: Russia does not want protests like you have

Russian President Vladimir Putin told his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Monday that Moscow did not want protests like the yellow vest ones that have convulsed France, but that peaceful demonstrations were fine. Putin was speaking at Macron's summer residence in southern France ahead of talks on a range of subjects between the two leaders. In his first comments on six weeks of protests in Moscow over the exclusion of some opposition candidates from an election in the Russian capital next month, Putin told reporters that protesters had to respect the law.

A Foolish Take: Disney
A Foolish Take: Disney's Streaming Bundle Is Netflix's Worst Nightmare

Disney's $12.99 bundle promises three substantial services.

Barack Obama
Barack Obama's High School Basketball Jersey Sells for $120,000 at Auction: Report

Barack Obama's High School Jersey Sold for $120,000

Billie Eilish Wore a Wedding Dress on New Magazine Cover and She Looks Totally Unrecognizable
Billie Eilish Wore a Wedding Dress on New Magazine Cover and She Looks Totally Unrecognizable

This is the most un-Billie thing I've ever seen.

PG&E Craters on Risk of Up to $18 Billion in Fire-Lawsuit Costs
PG&E Craters on Risk of Up to $18 Billion in Fire-Lawsuit Costs

(Bloomberg) -- PG&E Corp. shares plunged after a judge ruled that a jury can determine whether it should pay as much as $18 billion in damages to wildfire victims.The California utility giant fell as much 30% to $10.05 in New York on Monday, the biggest intraday decline since the company signaled plans

NFL will test (and surely fail) more Schutt AiR Advantage helmets
NFL will test (and surely fail) more Schutt AiR Advantage helmets

As the NFL prepares for Antonio Brown Helmet Grievance 2.0, which may indeed be coming, the NFL will be cutting off potential arguments and/or improving its position in the court of public opinion. Case in point: Ian Rapoport of the NFL announced on Monday morning that "two more helmets -- same

Drew Rosenhaus: I think Antonio Brown will be back soon
Drew Rosenhaus: I think Antonio Brown will be back soon

A day after Raiders General Manager Mike Mayock expressed frustration that wide receiver Antonio Brown is not participating in training camp, Brown's agent said Brown will not be gone long. Drew Rosenhaus said on ESPN this morning that Brown should be back with the team soon. But Rosenhaus pushed

Former world cycling champion Dumoulin joins Jumbo-Visma
Former world cycling champion Dumoulin joins Jumbo-Visma

Former world champion Tom Dumoulin, second to Geraint Thomas in the 2018 Tour de France, joined Team Jumbo Visma on Monday, quitting Sunweb after eight years. The 28-year-old Dutchman, who was forced to sit out this year's Tour de France with a knee injury, had two years to run on his Sunweb contract

NASCAR teams "idiots" if DiBenedetto doesn
NASCAR teams "idiots" if DiBenedetto doesn't get 2020 seat - Hamlin

NASCAR Cup Series team owners would be "idiots" not to sign Matt DiBenedetto, according to Bristol winner Denny Hamlin - one of several frontrunners backing the axed Leavine Family racer

A $1.6 Billion Horror as Ghana Investors Can
A $1.6 Billion Horror as Ghana Investors Can't Get Their Savings

(Bloomberg) -- Isaac and Bless Boahen saved for months to fund her economics doctorate, but when the time came to cash in the investment, they were left empty handed.The couple are among at least 70,000 investors who have become collateral damage from a cleanup of Ghana's banking industry. The crackdown

'The Hunt' Director Breaks Silence on Film's Cancellation (EXCLUSIVE)

Craig Zobel, director of "The Hunt," hopes that the controversial political thriller will eventually be seen by audiences, and argues that its message has been misrepresented in media reports. Zobel spoke for the first time since Universal canceled the film's release on Aug. 10, in the wake of a series of mass shootings and amid […]

Richard Sherman suggests that the door is open to 18 games
Richard Sherman suggests that the door is open to 18 games

The NFL Players Association has done an excellent job of creating the impression that it does not want 18 regular-season games, under any set of circumstances. That consistent position has forced the NFL to realize that, to get what it so badly wants, it will have to make the NFLPA an offer it can'

U.S. records 21 new measles cases as of last week
  • US
  • 2019-08-19 13:55:13Z

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said there had been a 1.8% increase in the number of cases of the highly contagious and sometimes deadly disease between Aug. 8 and Aug. 15. In a sign that the outbreak is slowing, the CDC in recent weeks has reported smaller increases in the number of measles cases, compared with surges of dozens of cases reported per week earlier this year. Failure to vaccinate poses a public health risk to vulnerable people unable to receive the vaccine, health officials have warned.

GameStop Enters Oversold Territory
GameStop Enters Oversold Territory

GameStop has been on a bit of a cold streak lately, but there might be light at the end of the tunnel for this overlooked stock.

Lakers reportedly doing "due diligence" in talking to Dwight Howard
Lakers reportedly doing "due diligence" in talking to Dwight Howard

The Lakers should consider Howard as part of the process, but it is a process.

Former world cycling champion Dumoulin quits Team Sunweb
Former world cycling champion Dumoulin quits Team Sunweb

Former world champion Tom Dumoulin, second to Geraint Thomas in the 2018 Tour de France, is quitting Sunweb after eight years, the Dutch team announced Monday. "After an incredible eight-year journey filled with countless successes, Team Sunweb and Tom Dumoulin are set to go their separate ways

Drew Rosenhaus: We
Drew Rosenhaus: We're still trying to come up with a helmet solution for Antonio Brown

The Raiders think it's time for Antonio Brown to Schutt or get off the pot. As explained by his agent, Antonio Brown doesn't agree that the time has come to pick a new helmet and move forward -- or to walk away from the game. "We've worked very closely with the Raiders, and we will [more

These Nations Faced Bankruptcy. Now Their Bonds Yield Nothing
These Nations Faced Bankruptcy. Now Their Bonds Yield Nothing

Less than a decade ago, investors could barely be compensated enough to hold the bonds of Spain and Portugal for fear the nations could be severed from the European Union. An unprecedented surge in sovereign debt across the world has driven 10-year yields in the Iberian nations to record lows just shy of 0%. "I am afraid all curves are going to zero and all rates are going to zero," said James Athey, senior investment manager at Aberdeen Standard Investments, who currently has no positions in the debt of Spain or Portugal.

Kliff Kingsbury: Cardinals aren
Kliff Kingsbury: Cardinals aren't showing actual offense in preseason

The Cardinals have a rookie head coach and a rookie quarterback, bringing new offensive principles to the NFL. And if you watch them in the preseason, you'll see almost none of that offense. Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury admitted to Peter King of NBC's Football Morning in America that they

Economists survey: 34% expect a US recession in 2021
Economists survey: 34% expect a US recession in 2021
  • US
  • 2019-08-19 09:43:51Z

A number of U.S. business economists appear sufficiently concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump's economic policies that they expect a recession in the U.S. by the end of 2021. Thirty-four percent of economists surveyed by the National Association for Business Economics, in a report being released Monday, said they believe a slowing economy will tip into recession in 2021. Only 2% of those polled expect a recession to begin this year, while 38% predict that it will occur in 2020.

Stocks Climb Globally; Oil Gains, Treasuries Drop: Markets Wrap
Stocks Climb Globally; Oil Gains, Treasuries Drop: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) -- Want the lowdown on European markets? In your inbox before the open, every day. Sign up here.Stocks in Europe and Asia rose alongside U.S. equity futures as traders parsed the latest trade news from Washington and awaited commentary from the Federal Reserve chief. Treasuries fell with

European Tour aims to squash slow play with new four-point plan
European Tour aims to squash slow play with new four-point plan

The European Tour is about to crack down on slow play, announcing Monday a four-point plan designed at improving pace of play.

Brazil Mulls Labeling Hezbollah as Terrorists in Pivot to U.S.
Brazil Mulls Labeling Hezbollah as Terrorists in Pivot to U.S.
  • World
  • 2019-08-19 08:02:44Z

(Bloomberg) -- Brazil is considering designating Lebanese group Hezbollah a terrorist organization, as President Jair Bolsonaro increasingly aligns his government with the U.S. on foreign policy.Officials are reviewing their options to move forward with the idea, which is being discussed at the highest levels of government but doesn't have across-the-board support, according to three people with direct knowledge of the matter. It wouldn't be easily implemented due to the particularities of Brazilian law, they added, requesting anonymity because the discussion isn't public.The idea is part of Bolsonaro's efforts to forge stronger ties with Donald Trump, with whom he also seeks a trade...

Google, Facebook Unite With Trump to Protest French Tech Tax
Google, Facebook Unite With Trump to Protest French Tech Tax

(Bloomberg) -- Terms of Trade is a daily newsletter that untangles a world embroiled in trade wars. Sign up here. The relationship between President Donald Trump and the largest U.S. technology companies has often been frosty but a common opponent -- France's plan to tax U.S. tech giants -- will bring

Noah Rubin interview:
Noah Rubin interview: 'I don't know if people realise alcohol and substance abuse in tennis is a thing'

To the casual observer, the life of a professional tennis player is nothing but glamour - the money, the fame, those immaculate white clothes.  The reality for the majority is altogether different. It is a grind, a place where mental and physical exhaustion, alcohol abuse, and depression are prevalent

DK Metcalf to undergo knee surgery, still could play Week One
DK Metcalf to undergo knee surgery, still could play Week One

Seahawks rookie DK Metcalf did not play in Sunday's preseason game against the Vikings. It turns out there was a good reason for his absence. He had his knee checked out and learned he needs surgery. "DK's got an injury to his knee that we found after a couple of days. It happened a few

China CNPC suspends Venezuelan oil loading, worried about U.S. sanctions: sources
China CNPC suspends Venezuelan oil loading, worried about U.S. sanctions: sources

China National Petroleum Corp, a leading buyer of Venezuelan oil, has halted August loadings following the latest set of U.S. sanctions on the South American exporter, two Beijing-based senior sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monday. The Trump administration in early August

Report: Lakers have interest in Joakim Noah
Report: Lakers have interest in Joakim Noah

Dwight Howard is not the only aging center under consideration by the Lakers.

Holton Hill ejected for brutal helmet-to-helmet hit on Paxton Lynch
Holton Hill ejected for brutal helmet-to-helmet hit on Paxton Lynch

With 3:53 remaining in the fourth quarter, Hill lowered his head to initiate contact with scrambling Seahawks quarterback Paxton Lynch. Hill hit Lynch squarely in the head. In #SEAvsMIN, [Hill] was penalized by on-field officials for unnecessary roughness and disqualified from New York for late and forcible contact to the head of the sliding quarterback," the NFL's supervisor of officials, Al Riveron, explained in a tweet.

Coal-Loving Australia Is World
Coal-Loving Australia Is World's 3rd Biggest Emissions Exporter

(Bloomberg) -- Follow Bloomberg on LINE messenger for all the business news and analysis you need.Australia's booming coal industry has made it the world's third-biggest exporter of potential carbon dioxide emissions locked in fossil fuels, placing it only behind oil giants Russia and Saudi Arabia.Australia

Experienced hiker found dead in Trinity County following five-day search
Experienced hiker found dead in Trinity County following five-day search

An experienced hiker was found dead Sunday off trail in the Trinity Alps following a five-day search.

NFC Teams That Are the Best Bets to Go Under Their Win Total
NFC Teams That Are the Best Bets to Go Under Their Win Total

Why are the Seahawks a strong candidate to take a step back in 2019? Which NFC East team is the strongest bet to finish in last place? Our favorite NFC win total unders.

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