Lions add LB Brandon Smith

Penn State’s run in the Class of 2019 continued Monday, as four-star linebacker Brandon Smith verbally committed to head coach James Franklin and his staff. A 6-foot-3, 218 pound prospect from Mineral, Va., Smith has been a regular in State College over the past year, visiting on five occasions, including last July’s Lasch Bash barbecue […]

Family Mourns Slain Pakistani Student : The Two-Way : NPR

Abdul Aziz Sheikh (center), the father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high school, shows a picture of his daughter in Karachi on Saturday. Fareed Khan/AP hide caption toggle caption Fareed Khan/AP Abdul Aziz Sheikh (center), the father of Sabika Sheikh, a victim of a shooting at a Texas high […]

Red Wings sign goalie Patrik Rybar to entry-level contract

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Why Invest in Litecoin? | NewsBTC

Litecoin has been in the list of top-10 cryptocurrencies by market capitalisation pretty much since it began trading in the spring of 2013. Created by Charlie Lee – then a Google software engineer – it set out to improve upon the original crypto, Bitcoin. By tweaking Bitcoin’s open-source code, Mr. Lee was able to launch […]

Jupiter’s backward-flying asteroid from another star system

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Just months after the discovery of our first known interstellar visitor, it turns out there’s another asteroid from yet another star system residing in our cosmic club in plain view. Scientists reported Monday that this interstellar resident is an asteroid sharing Jupiter’s orbit but circling in the opposite direction. The asteroid, […]

Trump, his critics, and the basic divide over the FBI

President Trump has been attacking his own Federal Bureau of Investigation for months. The fundamental assumption behind many of his charges is this: In its actions regarding the Russia probe, the bureau is propelled by political bias against him. Mr. Trump’s anger over an alleged FBI “informant” in his campaign is the latest example of […]

What fallout as Supreme Court OKs forced arbitration?

In the wake of a #MeToo movement that is pushing corporations to clean up their act, the US Supreme Court threw companies a lifeline. It allowed them to continue including forced-arbitration clauses in their employment contracts. Monday’s ruling means that companies can keep workers from launching class-action lawsuits – or even going to arbitration as […]