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    KAMARU USMAN successfully retained his welterweight title against Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251. The 33-year-old got the decision with all three judges after suffocating Gamebred on FIght Island. 3Kamaru Usman retained his title against Jorge Masvidal at UFC 251Credit: Getty Images - Getty Masvidal only took the fight on six days notice and it told as he began to sluggish against Usman. He is now 12-0 in UFC and has stretched his unbeaten run to 16. The first round saw...
    Dove Cameron, Salma Hayek and More Remember Cameron Boyce on 1-Year Anniversary of His Death Chinese stocks continue to surge, as Asian markets await word on Australian interest rates The War Room: Dan Hardy breaks down Alexander Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway 2 at UFC 251 © Provided by Blue Corner UFC 251 brings a stacked card of fights to Yas Island, Abu Dhabi for the promotion’s inaugural “Fight Island” event, on Saturday, July 11, as the newly-crowned UFC featherweight...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — With many official events canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, people still got out in the hot weather to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday. At Lake Minnetonka, that meant some disagreement over what it means to respect the American flag. Kenny Smith took a knee in front of three red, white and blue Jeeps flying flags, which upset the Jeep’s owner, John Moss. Smith says he knelt to show solidarity with people who have died at...
    HILO, Hawaii (AP) — Three former Big Island jail guards pleaded not guilty to charges of assaulting an inmate and lying about it, Hawaii Tribune-Herald reported Thursday. A federal indictment accuses Jason Tagaloa, 29, Craig Pinkney, 36, Jonathan Taum, 48 and an unnamed guard of beating and kicking Chawn Kaili in a recreation yard at Hawaii Community Correctional Center in 2015. The newspaper did not report whether lawyers commented on behalf of the three men. A portion of the alleged...
    A magnitude 4.5 earthquake was reported Friday morning at 2:20 a.m. Pacific time 16 miles from Hawaiian Beaches, Hawaii, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake occurred 17 miles from Hawaiian Paradise Park on Hawaii island (also known as the Big Island), and 20 miles from Hilo. In the past 10 days, there has been one earthquake of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.4 miles. Did you feel this earthquake? Consider...
    NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- New York City is planning to open 15 pools across the boroughs by August.Mayor Bill de Blasio says 3 pools will open on July 24. Another 12 will open on August 1.The budget allocates for $5.3 million to hire 716 positions; $3.6 million for pool staff; $1.7 million for staff for pools and sprinklers and water fountains.Pools will open in the following neighborhoods:July 24-Bronx: Mullaly-Manhattan: Wagner-Queens: LibertyAugust 1-Bronx: Crotona, Haffen-Brooklyn: Sunset, Betsy Head, K-Poo-Manhattan: Hamilton...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Big Island on Lake Minnetonka is known for being a place to tie up a boat and party during the Fourth of July. More than a hundred people became sick after spending time there last year. Now with COVID-19, groups are trying to drive home the message to social distance and use common sense. Boats were tied together at the island over the weekend, with people seen hanging out in the water. That’s causing some concern...
    SYOSSET, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — With sleep-away camps canceled and many day camps opening late, a new cottage industry is all the rage. They’re popping up across Long Island and beyond. MORE: Day Camps Open In New York, Several Challenges Remain In COVID-19 Era: ‘We Are Still Trying To Bring That Camp Magic‘ Backyard camps are curing cabin fever for legions of kids. On Tuesday, CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff spoke to some quick-thinking high school seniors, out of work as sleep-away counselors, who...
    The Giants aren’t budging. Catcher Joey Bart is the team’s future, but they’re saying that the future is not now. Despite Buster Posey’s opting out of the season, despite the fact that the top two names on the Giants’ catcher depth chart are non-roster invitees, despite the fact that Bart looks like a big-league player to big-league players, the message remains the same as the 2020 campaign approaches: “More development will certainly serve Joey well,” Giants manager Gabe Kapler said....
    OYSTER BAY, Long Island (WABC) -- Two swimming pools on Long Island are now reopen after several staffers came down with COVID-19.Ninety-year-old Joe Vente carries every single pool ID hes ever had to prove that hes been a member since 1969.Vente and others are dedicated swimmers at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Community Pool, where the dynamic has now changed dramatically.I think its terrible that were in this situation, Vente said.This pool, and the Margorie Post Community Pool in Massapequa, were both...
    Getty Everson Griffen recently responded to a Philadelphia sports radio producer’s tweet. Former Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen is one of the highest-valued players left in free agency with two weeks before training camps are set to begin. Griffen hinted at his interest in the Eagles after a local radio broadcaster vouched for Griffen, saying Griffen arguably is a much safer investment than ex-Seattle Seahawks pass rusher Jadeveon Clowney. “Griffen should be at the top of the...
    With empty new stadium, Rangers furlough about 60 employees What Is a Smart Mirror? Plus, Which to Buy Now Why the S&P 500 doesn’t underperform despite U.S. inability to contain COVID-19 IN ONE CHART Load Error AFP via Getty Images Here’s a weird twist on American exceptionalism — U.S. stocks, as measured by the benchmark S&P 500 index, are holding their own versus European rivals, even though U.S. coronavirus cases are surging again and threatening the economic recovery...
    SAN MATEO — Nearly 200 residences could sprout at the site of an old office park in San Mateo following a purchase by Pulte Homes of a big property near a busy freeway interchange. Pulte Homes intends to build a big residential development called One 90 that would replace the aging Waters Technology Park near the interchange of U.S. 101 and State Route 92 in San Mateo. Strada Investment Group crafted the original plans for the property and steered the...
    A 23-year-old woman has admitted to her role in killing her mother with her boyfriend in 2016. Lynbrook resident Francesca Kiel pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter after attacking her mother, Theresa Kiel in December 2016 with boyfriend Ralph Keppler. Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said that Theresa Kiel and Keppler had been involved in a business dispute when he attacked her at her New York Avenue apartment in Long Beach at approximately 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016....
    Chrissy Teigen is at a breaking level and “frightened for her household” as a result of she has been the topic of weird conspiracy theories linking her to disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein. The 34-year-old mannequin exploded Tuesday when a consumer identified that she had deleted “over 28,000 tweets yesterday,” and likewise falsely claimed she was on Epstein’s flight logs going to his island, Little St. James, which has been nicknamed “pedophile island,” “island of sin.” “I truly deleted 60,000...
    Chrissy Teigen is at a breaking point and “worried for her family” because she has been the subject of bizarre conspiracy theories linking her to disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein. The 34-year-old model exploded Tuesday when a user pointed out that she had deleted “over 28,000 tweets yesterday,” and also falsely claimed she was on Epstein’s flight logs going to his island, Little St. James, which has been nicknamed “pedophile island,” “island of sin.” “I actually deleted 60,000 tweets because...
    Fantasy baseball owners go into every season knowing that there will be monumental busts and plenty of surprise breakouts at the starting pitcher position. Whether it’s because of injuries, “bad/good luck”, or just simple decline/improvement, end-of-season rankings rarely resemble preseason rankings for starters. A lengthy list of SP sleepers is a necessarily tool for your 2020 fantasy baseball cheat sheet, as it can help you spot value picks and worthwhile fliers at the end of your draft.  We tried to...
    SUFFOLK CO., Long Island (WABC) -- Suffolk County officials confirmed at least 4 people who attended a Fourth of July party are among more than 100 new positive COVID cases - the highest since May.The county recorded 102 positive cases on Tuesday - a 2% increase.Regarding an outbreak stemming from July 4th party, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone confirmed four people tested positive.Governor Cuomo tweeted about the exposure earlier in the day. Heres a true story about how quickly COVID...
    HAKIM ZIYECH was in attendance for Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Norwich on Tuesday night. The new Blues star is already training at Cobham after completing a £36million move from Ajax earlier this year. 2Hakim Ziyech was in the stands for Chelsea vs NorwichCredit: Sky Sports Ziyech, 27, is a left-footed playmaker who could operate on the right wing, as a number ten or in central midfield under Frank Lampard. But he is unable to play for Chelsea until the...
    VIDEO4:0104:01Wells Fargo tumbles, but Citigroup and JPMorgan shares jump—5 experts speakTrading Nation Survival of the fittest? As the big banks kick off earnings season with their quarterly reports, they are shedding light on two sides of banking that are faring very differently during the pandemic, market analysts say. JPMorgan Chases results came in strong, with the firm reporting record revenue. On the other side of the spectrum was Wells Fargo, which said it lost $2.4 billion in the second quarter....
    COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland men’s basketball assistant coach Bino Ranson has been named a top-5 assistant men’s basketball coach in the Big Ten Conference by Stadium’s Jeff Goodman. He was ranked the fifth overall assistant coach in the conference. Ranson and the Terps have won 223 games during his 10-year tenure. Maryland has made the NCAA Tournament four of the last five seasons, and most recently won the 2020 Big Ten Championship before its season was cut short due...
    CHINCOTEAGUE ISLAND, Va. (WJZ) — Chincoteague Island was the recipient of USA Today’s 2020 10Best Readers’ Choice travel award for Best Coastal Small Town! A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Chincoteague Island finished first, ahead of Bayfield, Wisconsin and Venice, Florida. Chincoteague is the gateway to the Virginia portion of Assateague Island and home of the famous Chincoteague Wild Ponies.
    SUFFOLK CO., Long Island (WABC) -- Suffolk County on Long Island reported more than 100 positive COVID cases for the first time since May.The county recorded 102 positive cases on Tuesday - a 2% increase.Ten of those cases were Ocean Beach lifeguards. Each of these individuals is now at home under quarantine.Officials do not believe they contracted the virus while on duty, but more likely during gatherings with fellow lifeguards on off hours.Regarding an outbreak stemming from July 4th party,...
    In a recent post on Twitter, Journalist Ryan Satin shared a screenshot from an AMA session of former WWE Superstar EC3. The chat answers the question as to the root cause for the Superstar’s feelings towards WWE. EC3 was one of the unfortunate Superstars to be released from their contracts following WWE’s budget cuts. His WWE career didn’t play out quite like what he expected.  From EC3’s AMA on Facebook pic.twitter.com/SfydYf7ERU — Ryan Satin (@ryansatin) July 14, 2020 The TNA...
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island man described by authorities as a career criminal was sentenced Tuesday to five years in federal prison for his second bank robbery convction, prosecutors said. David L. Evans, 51, stole $568 from a Providence bank in May 2018, according to the U.S. attorneys office in Rhode Island. Evans handed a note to a teller demanding cash, and told her to empty both drawers within three seconds, prosecutors said. Evans did nothing to conceal...