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FA Competition's clubs accepted and early round draws

Potters Bar Town have a home game against Ashford (Middx). In the FA Cup, Swaffham Town travel to Holbeach United in Extra Preliminary round with the winner...


Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom will be the next Prime Minister

We are living in serious times, and serious times call for serious people like Theresa May, Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson said as she gave the home...


Markets Right Now: US stocks open higher; bond prices fall

LAGGARDS: Utilities companies didn't move much and household goods makers also lagged the market. OIL: Energy prices were slightly higher. Nate Thooft, head...


Delta flight mistakenly lands at Ellsworth Air Force Base

A Delta Air Lines flight crew mistakenly landed at an Air Force base in South Dakota, instead of the commercial airport in Rapid City, according to the company....


Samsung just had its most profitable quarter for more than two years

That number could rise higher once final second-quarter results are reported later this month, analysts estimate, though the company didn't disclose profit esti...


US job market rebounds with June hiring surge of 287000

With the strike at Verizon Communications being settled early in the month, June payrolls were boosted by the return of 35,100 workers. Investors were pleas...


Cavendish sprints to Stage Six win

Eddy Merckx holds the record with 34. "We were a little too far back, Bernie [Eisel] and I, going into that". Kittel opened the sprint but Cavendish waited pa...


Pound hovers around 31-year low

But JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon said the bank could move thousands of staff out of Britain if the country lost its automatic right to sell financial services to ...


Blue Jays recall Andy Burns, option Hutchison

Troy Tulowitzki drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with a bases-loaded single in the eighth inning, and Toronto rallied to beat the Tigers 5-4 on Thursday ...


Polycom Ends Deal With Mitel, Agrees to Be Bought by Siris Capital

The current offer represented a premium of 13.6 percent to the existing value of Mitel's offer, based on Mitel's closing share price as of July 7. Some of t...


Canada Post, union seeking 30-day 'cooling off' period with no shutdown

Someone representing the Canadian magazine industry wrote that Canada Post delivered 22 million magazines in 2010, and a work stoppage would "have a devastati...


Iron ore has taken a tumble

Despite the large movements, market fundamentals are broadly unchanged , according to the department, which forecast that while the nation's shipments are set ...


Cruz Not Yet Endorsing Trump, but Will Speak at Convention

Sen. Mark Kirk of IL wasn't in Thursday's meeting, but it was reported by the Associated Press that Trump singled him out by name, supposedly calling him a ...


Zimbabwe police fire teargas as taxi drivers' protest turns violent

Zimbabwean taxi drivers, along with owners of taxi firms, accuse police of seeking to raise money for their operations by imposing hefty fines on their vehicles...


Five Police Officers Killed, Seven Wounded During Demonstration in Dallas

Army veteran. He was trained and served as a carpentry and masonry specialist. None of the suspects have been identified , and Brown said it's not clear if o...


Florida scores most Havana routes; Fort Myers airport left out

Miami and Fort Lauderdale, cities with the largest Cuban-American populations, could fly as many as 83 flights to and from Cuba per week - the largest number of...


Baker Hughes Weekly US Oil Rig Count Rose by 10 to 351

Latin America and to a lesser extent Africa have led the fall in rig numbers during the last two years of oil price weakness, the data confirmed, with the count...


Obama on Dallas: 'Vicious, calculated, despicable attack on law enforcement'

Obama said on July 8 that he shared his "concerns about certain actions and the impasse around Poland's constitutional tribunal" with President Andrzej Duda ahe...


Trade to Contribute to U.K. Growth Despite May Export Slump

Some economists say it could come to a near-halt and expand by just 0.1 percent. Consequently, the trade surplus declined to Euro 21 billion from Euro 25.7 bi...


Sharp drop in price of crude oil drags down Toronto Stock Exchange

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index lost 96.60 points to 14,134.46, led by gold stocks, which declined 2.82 per cent, while energy companies sl...


Water systems violate lead rules nationwide, advocacy group finds

Flint residents hold bottles of contaminated water after attending a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the water crisis. According to...


Social Security benefits will rise in 2017, but fund's future uncertain

The 2034 date is the exhaustion date for both funds when combined. The Medicare Hospital Insurance Trust Fund will be exhausted in 2028, up from last year's p...


Hillary Clinton's VP Short List: Warren, Kaine, Castro

Other names listed in the poll are Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro, Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Se...


Social Security Increase: Cost-of-Living Adjustment for 2017 to Be Tiny

The annual report can be viewed from here. After that, beneficiaries would face an across-the-board cut in their monthly payments if Congress doesn't act. C...


Star Trek Actor Anton Yelchin Dies From A Freak Accident

The young actor died after becoming pinned between his 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee and the mailbox at the end of his driveway. Apparently "drivers mistakenly bel...


WWE suspend Roman Reigns

Reigns for his part immediately posted on his Twitter account apologizing to his family, friends and fans for the mistake he has made. 'No excuses. Reigns ...


'The Conjuring 2' review: The spirit is weak

Here are some reasons why moviegoers should catch this movie . Following real-life case files of paranormal investigators Lorraine and Ed Warren (played by t...


Cavaliers announce championship parade on Wednesday

They are the first team ever to come back from being down 3-1 in a Finals series and did it against the 73-win Warriors, no less. And what's more the victory ...


IL borrows millions for building despite budget mess

The odd timing of the announcement on the eve of the state bond issue handed Rauner's Democratic rivals in the state legislature fodder to question whether the ...


Disney opens park in Shanghai

To achieve that goal, Disney has adopted a philosophy of "authentically Disney and distinctly Chinese" for the park. The Shanghai resort is the U.S. Iger hi...


The Voice Alum Christina Grimmie Has Died After Being Shot at Concert

Police in Orlando, Florido has identified the man who shot " The Voice " singer Christina Grimmie and committed suicide shortly after. Police say Loibl sh...


Donald Trump cancels visit to Ireland

The Republican presidential candidate, who was suppose to visit his golf resort in Doonbeg, Clare, will only visit Scotland as part of his tour. New-York base...


Thousands watch implosion of Riviera tower in Las Vegas

Las Vegas is known for big celebrations and Tuesday morning was no exception. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority is clearing the 26 acres to ma...


Adam Levine to pay for Grimmie funeral

Her brother, Marcus Grimmie, credited with tackling the attacker, spoke to the crowd gathered Monday night while wearing a "Team Grimmie" T-shirt. Grimmie's b...


Standoff in a Walmart Store in Texas, One Suspect Shot Dead

Amarillo Police have confirmed that this is a workplace violence incident. According to Amarillo police, Moghaddam fired at least one shot inside the store a...


Video deadly plane crash near Houston Airport

The plane was equipped with an emergency parachute system that is rocket-deployed and would allow an aircraft to safely descend when used. Authorities have no...


Stephen Curry takes Golden State Warriors to brink of NBA title

Thompson also upped his game and ended with 25 points. Cleveland botched consecutive pick-and-rolls between Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, giving up a wide-...


96-year-old Dr. Heimlich saves choking woman

Seated next to him was Patty Ris, 87. In celebration of Dr. Heimlich's first-ever Heimlich Maneuver, and also, Friday, here's a sample of its many, many cin...


'The Bachelorette' 2016 Spoilers: JoJo Fletcher Gave Final Rose To Jordan Rodgers?

While Season 12 of The Bachelorette is supposed to be following JoJo Fletcher's search for love - it's impossible for fans to take their eyes off the awesom...


Billings Buys 18516 Shares of Arlington Asset Investment Corp (AI) Stock

Arlington Asset Investment Corp .is a principal investment firm that acquires and holds primarily mortgage-related assets and holds certain other assets. 02/04/...


Playboy Mansion Sold To Hef's Next-Door Neighbor

The buyer Daren Metropoulos , is a principal in a private equity firm that owns, among other things, Hostess , the maker of Twinkies, Ding Dongs, Ho Hos, Sno ...


New York Community Bancorp, Inc

FBR Capital issued their verdict on New York Community Bancorp, Inc. 01/05/2016 - New York Community Bancorp, Inc. was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Sterne...


Charlotte Hornets: Jeremy Lin Will Decline Player Option For Next Season

He also said that he would "love" to return to the Hornets next year. When he signed with Charlotte, Lin was coming off a lackluster season with the Lakers and ...


A mistake on this quarter could make it worth thousands

Could a quarter in your pocket be worth tens of thousands of dollars? A quarter from 1970 could be worth more - much more - than 25 cents because of a mistake...


Watts Bar Unit 2 shuts down shortly after starting power generation

TVA spokesman Scott Brooks said technicians were troubleshooting to find the cause of the problem that shut the plant down. "It is rewarding to see TVA taking t...


The creators of 'Game of Thrones' offer an apology

Instead, they are sorry for what is now happening because of his demise. (I'm just kidding, I'm trying to create another buffer for folks who can't help but con...


Snake hiding in Lowe's garden center bites customer

Firefighters are warning people to be mindful of their surroundings when shopping for gardening supplies. Please watch the trees in the garden area of Lowes Hom...


Trump leads on Clinton in Real Clear Politics average

Some polling firms show one candidate leading and the other show the other one. And, the margin is marginal, 0.2%. However, the trend in all these polls is clea...


Time To Buy, 36% Upside — Freeport-McMoRan Upgrade

The company was formerly known as Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. and changed its name to Freeport-McMoRan Inc.in July 2014. This is driven by several wea...


Steam Summer Sale 2016 Dates Leak

It's not exactly halt-the-presses news, given that it's both within the standard Summer Sale window and lasting for the standard two-week period, but now you k...