Air France plane engine fails over Atlantic - BBC News

An Air France flight from Paris to Los Angeles was forced to make a sudden diversion when it lost part of an engine over the Atlantic. One of the four engines on the Airbus 380 flight AF66 failed west of Greenland on Saturday. No-one was injured in the ...

Judge bests The Babe, but Yankees' division dream ends - New York Post

Aaron Judge has more home runs at home than any Yankees player in team history. Getty Images. More On: new york yankees · Red Sox fend off late rally, clinch AL East title · Foul ball victim's agony: 'Like a mortar exploded in my face' · Breaking down ...

Hugh Hefner left a problematic legacy, but his Playboy Jazz Festival endures - Los Angeles Times

A figure who was as influential as he was polarizing, Hugh Hefner built an empire that was ultimately based on ideas. Sure, the dominant ones could easily be called lascivious — as well as exploitative, and inarguably retrograde — but his Playboy ...

Harrowing stories emerge after two massive rockfalls at Yosemite's El Capitan - Los Angeles Times

Harrowing stories are emerging about two massive rockfalls at Yosemite National Park that killed one man and injured at least two others this week. A British tourist died Wednesday while climbing the park's El Capitan monolith, and U.K. media reports ...

With kids in tow, Catalonia's pro-independence parents occupy polling stations in mass act of civil disobedience - Washington Post

SABADELL, Spain — In a mass act of civil disobedience, organized by Whatsapp groups, encrypted messages and clandestine committees, a small army of parents and their children occupied hundreds of polling stations across Catalonia on Saturday, ...

It's official: The Presidents Cup is dead. Here are 8 ways to revive it - Golf.com

Team USA won four-and-a-half of the five points available on Friday at the 2017 Presidents Cup, in a dominant display at Liberty National. We can pretend no longer: the Presidents Cup is dead. I'm sorry to have to deliver this painful truth. It is, in ...

Anti-Fascists Battle Far Right Neo-Nazis In Sweden As Dozens Arrested - Newsweek

Neo-Nazis and anti-fascist demonstrators clashed Saturday on the streets of Gothenburg, one of Sweden's largest cities, in violence that saw dozens of people arrested. Hundreds of people were present for a march organized by the far-right Nordic ...

Egypt is 'hunting down' and jailing gay men for waving rainbow flag - ThinkProgress

All 11 people arrested in Egypt this past week face years of prison and probation. CREDIT: Amr Nabil/AP Photo. Six men arrested in Egypt for “promoting sexual deviancy” on social media will be subjected to “anal examinations” before their October 1 ...

'It's like Woodstock': Washington State upset USC, and Mike Leach went full Mike Leach - Washington Post

Washington State had last beaten a top 5 team in 1992 — Drew Bledsoe was its quarterback — and last scored a home win over Southern Cal in 2002, so Friday night's 3o-27 upset of the fifth-ranked Trojans was a pretty big deal on the Palouse. The ...