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A requiem for Lady Olenna, the fearless, scene-stealing queen of 'Game of Thrones' - Los Angeles Times;

A requiem for Lady Olenna, the fearless, scene-stealing queen of 'Game of Thrones' - Los Angeles Times

The New YorkerA requiem for Lady Olenna, the fearless, scene-stealing queen of 'Game of Thrones'Los Angeles TimesWith only 10 episodes left between this season and next year's six-part conclusion, “Game of Thrones” has begun the long work of tying up its many, continent-spanning loose ends. Now that winter is here, major characters previously on opposite sides of ...Game of Thrones: Explaining Melisandre's Mysterious GoodbyeVanity FairWho's winning Westeros? Cersei stays on top of 'Game of Thrones'USA TODAYIn “The Queen's Justice,” Game of Thrones' Vengeance Is Best Served Ice-ColdSlate Magazine (blog)TIME -TheStranger.com -New York Post -WIREDall 656 news articles »

The Latest: Storm outages mostly in 2 Florida counties - Washington Post;

The Latest: Storm outages mostly in 2 Florida counties - Washington Post

Washington PostThe Latest: Storm outages mostly in 2 Florida countiesWashington PostMIAMI — The Latest on Tropical Storm Emily (all times local):. 6:15 p.m.. Florida's Division of Emergency Management says 7,800 homes and business remain without power because of a tropical system, and that they are mostly in Manatee and Hillsborough ...Tropical Storm Emily makes landfall in FloridaCNNTropical Storm Emily: Power outages, rain, fishermen rescuedABC NewsEmily weakens to tropical depression over FloridaCBS NewsOrlando Sentinel -Miami Herald -Palm Beach Post (blog) -Bradenton Heraldall 415 news articles »

Yankees took a calculated risk with Sonny Gray trade in attempt to capture their first AL East title since 2012 - New York Daily News;

Yankees took a calculated risk with Sonny Gray trade in attempt to capture their first AL East title since 2012 - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsYankees took a calculated risk with Sonny Gray trade in attempt to capture their first AL East title since 2012New York Daily NewsAn hour before Monday's 4 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline, Yankees GM Brian Cashman executed a rare blockbuster deal with A's GM Billy Beane, acquiring 27-year-old righty Sonny Gray and international signing pool money from the A's in exchange for ...Trade deadline winners and losers: Dodgers, Yankees stock up; Orioles miss outESPN (blog)MLB Trade Deadline Live Blog: Sonny Gray heads to Yankees, Yu Darvish to the DodgersSports IllustratedIn just one year, Yankees have gone from deadline sellers to budding powerhouseCBSSports.comBleacher Report -New York Post -NJ.com -Sporting Newsall 488 news articles »

Outer Banks power outage keeps tourists out of Hatteras, Ocracoke, maybe for weeks - Washington Post;

Outer Banks power outage keeps tourists out of Hatteras, Ocracoke, maybe for weeks - Washington Post

Washington PostOuter Banks power outage keeps tourists out of Hatteras, Ocracoke, maybe for weeksWashington PostCheri Crossley and her husband loaded up the car with luggage, extra batteries, flashlights and their two children before setting off on a 15 hour drive from their home in Bridgeport, Conn. to North Carolina's Outer Banks. Crossley, a math teacher, and ...Gov. Cooper visits site of Outer Banks utility damage13newsnow.comall 97 news articles »

Steve Bartman's brave silence speaks loudest of all - New York Post;

Steve Bartman's brave silence speaks loudest of all - New York Post

New York PostSteve Bartman's brave silence speaks loudest of allNew York PostSteve Bartman reaches for a foul ball over the glove of the Cubs' Moises Alou during Game 6 of the 2003 NL Championship Series. AP. MORE FROM: Mike Vaccaro. Mike Vaccaro. These Yankees can let you down — and still make you believe · The four most ...The Cubs put Steve Bartman back in the headlines. Why?Chicago TribuneChicago Cubs to Steve Bartman: Here's your own World Series ring. Really.Los Angeles TimesSteve Bartman is getting a 2016 World Series ring from the CubsYahoo SportsComcast SportsNet Chicago -Forbes -Business Insider -New York Timesall 68 news articles »

Sam Shepard, Actor and Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Is Dead at 73 - New York Times;

Sam Shepard, Actor and Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Is Dead at 73 - New York Times

New York TimesSam Shepard, Actor and Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Is Dead at 73New York TimesSam Shepard, whose hallucinatory plays redefined the landscape of the American West and its inhabitants, died on Thursday at his home in Kentucky. He was 73. A spokesman for his family announced the death on Monday, saying the cause was ...An Appreciation of Sam Shepard: A Countercultural Playwright Who Became, as an Actor, an Ironic IconVarietySam Shepard Privately Battled ALS: 5 Things to Know About the DiseasePEOPLE.comOn film, Sam Shepard turned understatement into brooding poetryLos Angeles TimesE! Online -RollingStone.com -Daily Beast -EW.comall 396 news articles »

White House maps 'aggressive' timeline to pass tax bill - Chicago Tribune;

White House maps 'aggressive' timeline to pass tax bill - Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneWhite House maps 'aggressive' timeline to pass tax billChicago TribuneWhite House Legislative Affairs Director Marc Short attends a news conference at the White House on July 19, 2017. Short said the White House hopes to pass its tax reform bill by September or October. (Michael Reynolds / EPA). Saleha Mohsin and Justin ...Trump may get tax reform bill by year's end, Rep. Brady saysYahoo NewsTrump's tax plan has aggressive timeline but no detailsABC NewsWhite House sees tax reform zipping through Congress in October, NovemberPoliticoFox Business -Reading Eagle -RubberNews.com -National Reviewall 68 news articles »

Dodgers acquire right-hander Yu Darvish from Rangers - ESPN;

Dodgers acquire right-hander Yu Darvish from Rangers - ESPN

ESPNDodgers acquire right-hander Yu Darvish from RangersESPNThe Los Angeles Dodgers, owners of the best record in baseball, have acquired right-hander Yu Darvish from the Texas Rangers, the teams announced Monday. Los Angeles landed perhaps the biggest name available right at the trade deadline.Fantasy Baseball: Yu Darvish gets an upgrade with move from Rangers to DodgersCBSSports.comYu Darvish Traded to Dodgers from Rangers for Willie Calhoun, AJ Alexy, MoreBleacher ReportThe Dodgers were already baseball's superteam — and then they traded for Yu DarvishWashington PostSB Nation -New York Daily News -Dallas News -Los Angeles Timesall 211 news articles »

White House opioid commission to Trump: “Declare a national emergency” on drug overdoses - Washington Post;

White House opioid commission to Trump: “Declare a national emergency” on drug overdoses - Washington Post

Washington PostWhite House opioid commission to Trump: “Declare a national emergency” on drug overdosesWashington PostThe President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis issued a preliminary report on Monday stating that its “first and most urgent recommendation” is for the president to “declare a national emergency under either the Public ...One in Three Americans Took Prescription Opioid Painkillers in 2015, Survey SaysNBCNews.comTrump's Opioid Commission Calls for a State of EmergencyThe AtlanticTrump's opioid epidemic commission wants the president to declare a state of emergencyVoxWashington Examiner -ABC News -USA TODAY -VICE Newsall 27 news articles »

Tesla: More Bad News On Wednesday? - Seeking Alpha;

Tesla: More Bad News On Wednesday? - Seeking Alpha

Seeking AlphaTesla: More Bad News On Wednesday?Seeking AlphaAugust 2, 2017. 5:30 PM EDT. A date and time we will long remember! (at least until next quarter). This should prove to be a very "lively" conference call on August 2. Musk will not be presenting or discussing much in the way of good news. Bulls and ...Tesla's Model 3 isn't a luxury car, but it's priced like oneThe VergeAll the things the Internet hates about the Tesla Model 3 have me excitedArs TechnicaTesla Model 3 early reviews: swoons, sticker shockThe Mercury NewsGreentech Media -Tom's Guide -ValueWalk -New York Postall 513 news articles »

Inmates used peanut butter to fool guard, break out of jail - York Dispatch;

Inmates used peanut butter to fool guard, break out of jail - York Dispatch

NewsweekInmates used peanut butter to fool guard, break out of jailYork DispatchJASPER, Ala. — An Alabama sheriff says a dozen inmates escaped from his jail by using peanut butter to trick a new employee into opening an outside door. Walker County Sheriff James Underwood said the inmates used peanut butter from jail sandwiches ...Peanut butter used in Walker Co. jailbreak; one escapee still on the looseAlabama's News Leaderall 114 news articles »

Dodgers and Nationals make trade deadline moves with each other in mind - Washington Times;

Dodgers and Nationals make trade deadline moves with each other in mind - Washington Times

Washington TimesDodgers and Nationals make trade deadline moves with each other in mindWashington TimesFILE - In this June 20, 2017, file photo, Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Brandon Kintzler throws to the Chicago White Sox during the ninth inning of a baseball game in Minneapolis. The first-place Washington Nationals have added another late-inning ...Twins trade closer Brandon Kintzler to Washington NationalsTwinCities.com-Pioneer PressNationals continue bullpen rebuild, get Brandon Kintzler from TwinsYahoo SportsMLB Trade Deadline: Nats add Kintzler, try to solve relief woesBeyond the Box ScoreMinneapolis Star Tribune -MLB Daily Dish -FanSided -Puckett's Pond (blog)all 70 news articles »

Trump Removes Anthony Scaramucci From Communications Director Role - New York Times;

Trump Removes Anthony Scaramucci From Communications Director Role - New York Times

New York TimesTrump Removes Anthony Scaramucci From Communications Director RoleNew York TimesPresident Trump removed Anthony Scaramucci from his job as White House communications director at the request of John Kelly, the new White House chief of staff. Mr. Scaramucci served in his post for only 10 days. By MICHAEL D. SHEAR, CHRIS CIRILLO ...Kelly seizes control of the chaotic West WingPoliticoAnthony Scaramucci removed as White House communications directorWashington PostThe 10 most memorable lines from Scaramucci's brief tenureCNNLos Angeles Times -National Review -Fox News -The Hillall 6,898 news articles »

Raiders' first-round pick Gareon Conley won't face charges in sexual assault case - CBSSports.com;

Raiders' first-round pick Gareon Conley won't face charges in sexual assault case - CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comRaiders' first-round pick Gareon Conley won't face charges in sexual assault caseCBSSports.comA grand jury in Ohio opted not to indict Conley, who went No. 24 overall in the 2017 draft. John Breech mugshot; by John Breech · @johnbreech; 3m ago • 1 min read. gareon-conley.jpg. Conley fell in thefirst round of the draft to the Raiders after ...Grand jury will not bring charges against Raiders rookie Gareon ConleySporting NewsRaiders first-round pick Gareon Conley cleared in sexual assault investigationYahoo SportsGrand jury declines rape charges against Raiders' ConleyWashington Postall 54 news articles »

The next iPhone could make Apple's Retina display even better - The Verge;

The next iPhone could make Apple's Retina display even better - The Verge

The VergeThe next iPhone could make Apple's Retina display even betterThe VergeThe next iPhone — the one with the bezel-less screen that leaked out in the HomePod code over the weekend — might be getting a massive jump in screen resolution in addition to the revamped design, according to a tweet from developer Steve ...Leaked photos show the iPhone 8 of our nightmares, and it better be fakeBGRIs this what the iPhone 8 looks like?CNETApple just seemingly leaked the radical new design of the iPhone 8Business InsiderAppleInsider (press release) (blog) -Mac Rumors -WIRED -Recodeall 146 news articles »

Trump awards Medal of Honor to Army medic 48 years later - Washington Post;

Trump awards Medal of Honor to Army medic 48 years later - Washington Post

Washington PostTrump awards Medal of Honor to Army medic 48 years laterWashington PostWASHINGTON — An Army medic who “ran into danger” to save wounded soldiers during a Vietnam War battle despite his own serious wounds on Monday became the first Medal of Honor recipient under President Donald Trump, 48 years after the selfless ...Retired Army medic James McCloughan awarded Medal of Honor for Vietnam War braveryUSA TODAYUS Medic Awarded Medal of Honor for Vietnam War HeroismU.S. News & World ReportThe remarkable story of combat medic awarded Medal of HonorABC NewsBreitbart News -Army.milall 85 news articles »

Tony Watson Is Going To Los Angeles, Add Benoit - Rum Bunter;

Tony Watson Is Going To Los Angeles, Add Benoit - Rum Bunter

Rum BunterTony Watson Is Going To Los Angeles, Add BenoitRum BunterNews: The Pittsburgh Pirates made their first move today, sending Tony Watson to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports and Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports report that Tony Watson is going to become a Dodgers: ...and more »

Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted of criminal contempt - Washington Post;

Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted of criminal contempt - Washington Post

Washington PostFormer Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted of criminal contemptWashington PostJoe Arpaio, a former Arizona sheriff whose extreme stance on illegal immigration made him a household name, was convicted Monday of criminal contempt of court for ignoring a judge's order to stop detaining people because he merely suspected them of ...Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio found guilty of contemptCNNEx-Sheriff Joe Arpaio Convicted Of Criminal ContemptNPREx-Sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted of ignoring judge's orderNew York PostThe Atlantic -AZCentral.com -Fox News -New York Daily Newsall 88 news articles »

Compromise sets 2024 Games in Paris, 2028 in LA - ESPN;

Compromise sets 2024 Games in Paris, 2028 in LA - ESPN

ESPNCompromise sets 2024 Games in Paris, 2028 in LAESPNThe Los Angeles 2024 Olympic Bid Committee has scheduled a news conference for 8 p.m. ET on Monday at the StubHub Center, where Mayor Eric Garcetti is expected to formally announce the city has reached an agreement with the International Olympic ...Los Angeles to host 2028 Summer Games: Olympic officialsReutersDetails emerge in deal to bring 2028 Summer Olympics to Los AngelesLos Angeles TimesLA Olympic bid committee agrees to wait, giving Paris the 2024 GamesWashington PostYahoo Sports -New York Times -NPR -NBCNews.comall 203 news articles »

'Shadow lovers' revel in eclipse darkness - CNN;

'Shadow lovers' revel in eclipse darkness - CNN

CNN'Shadow lovers' revel in eclipse darknessCNNFor complete coverage of the Eclipse of the Century go to cnn.com/eclipse. Watch live, in virtual reality, as the eclipse moves coast to coast on August 21st. (CNN) They travel the world, but their focus is never on a destination. They're obsessed with ...Fake Solar Eclipse Glasses Are Flooding the Market: How to Stay SafeSpace.comFour ways anyone can be a scientist during the solar eclipsePopular ScienceWant to livestream the eclipse? Your cellphone may struggleCBS NewsOregonLive.com -WCVB Boston -Fox News -News & Observerall 161 news articles »