Congolese Rebels Stage Deadly Attack Stalling Ebola Containment Efforts

Congolese Rebels Stage Deadly Attack Stalling Ebola Containment Efforts

(JOHANNESBURG) — Congolese rebels killed 15 civilians and abducted a dozen children in an attack at the epicenter of the latest deadly Ebola outbreak, Congo’s military said Sunday, as the violence again forced crucial virus-containment efforts to be suspended. “It will be very hard to stop the outbreak if this violence continues,” said the World […]

Brexit deal is 95% settled, UK's May to tell Parliament

Brexit deal is 95% settled, UK's May to tell Parliament

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Chris Hemsworth picks up US hitchhiker in Australia

Chris Hemsworth picks up US hitchhiker in Australia

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Hemsworth flew his new friend over to popular surf spot Byron Bay in a helicopter Australian actor Chris Hemsworth surprised a hitchhiker by giving him a helicopter ride to a surfing spot. The Thor star posted an Instagram video of himself and a friend picking up US musician Scott Hildebrand […]

UCF AD Danny White wants ESPN to help fix 'broken' College Football Playoff model

UCF AD Danny White wants ESPN to help fix 'broken' College Football Playoff model

CLOSE Check out the top 10 teams in the country according to the Amway Coaches Poll following Week 8 of the college football season. USA TODAY Sports UCF Knights quarterback McKenzie Milton (10) reacts during the first half against the Memphis Tigers at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium.(Photo: Justin Ford, USA TODAY Sports) Central Florida athletic […]

Ryanair warns fares to remain soft as summer profit falls 7 percent

Ryanair warns fares to remain soft as summer profit falls 7 percent

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ryanair (RYA.I) reported a 7 percent fall in profit during its key April-September season on Monday, citing higher fuel costs and damage to bookings caused by strikes, and said European short-haul airfares would remain soft this winter. FILE PHOTO: A Ryanair Boeing 737-800 aircraft. September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann/File Photo Ryanair three […]

Opinion: Celebrity status powerful, should be aware of influence

Opinion: Celebrity status powerful, should be aware of influence

Editor’s note: This article is a part of a head-to-head. Read the other article here.  Opinions are everywhere. Everyone has them, and everyone has the right to voice them. Just like all people are created equal, all opinions must be equal. While we hold this idea true under the law, the opinions of some seem […]

World Series Predictions: Who Wins It All Between the Red Sox and Dodgers?

World Series Predictions: Who Wins It All Between the Red Sox and Dodgers?

The Fall Classic is here. The Dodgers and Red Sox square off in a battle of big-market behemoths (and a rematch of the 1916 World Series, of course). Will Boston secure its fourth championship in the last 14 years? Can Los Angeles end a title drought three decades old?  Our experts make their World Series picks below, […]

Look to the sky overnight Sunday-Monday as meteor shower expected to peak

Look to the sky overnight Sunday-Monday as meteor shower expected to peak

If the forecast cooperates enough, stargazers should be treated to the beautiful Orionid meteor shower overnight Sunday, Oct. 21 into Monday morning.  This meteor shower is caused by Earth passing through a portion of space that is littered with debris from Halley’s Comet. NASA says patience is a key in fully enjoying the Orionids as it […]