myEarthLink
News

Weather  

 

The Weather Channel
Fair
74° F
New York, NY
Fair
Hi: 75° / Lo: 67°

Sports   edit

nhl - Scoreboard [hide]

Sunday, April 9, 2017
New Jersey Devils (28-40-14) at
Final
No Games Scheduled
Saturday, October 7, 2017
Preview

nba - Scoreboard [hide]

Monday, May 22, 2017
Final
No Games Scheduled
No Games Scheduled

nfl - Scoreboard [hide]

Sunday, January 1, 2017
Final
No Games Scheduled
Friday, August 11, 2017
Preview

mlb - Scoreboard [hide]

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Cincinnati Reds (41-59) at
Final
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Cincinnati Reds (41-59) at
Live
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Tampa Bay Rays (52-49) at
Preview

Market Update  

- By Sue Chang and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch Boeing soars, accounting for bulk of Dow gain U.S. stock indexes set a new round of records Wednesday on the latest batch of upbeat earnings...
More

MarketWatch

 
Sign In to get personalized news, weather and more at myEarthLink.
 

International News  

Judge: Baby Charlie Gard will end life in hospice, not home
(AP Photo - Kirsty Wigglesworth)
By CAROLINE SPIEZIO
From Associated Press
July 26, 2017 12:59 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Critically ill baby Charlie Gard will be transferred to a hospice to die Thursday unless his parents and a hospital agree on an end-of-life plan that could potentially keep the child alive for a bit longer, a British judge has ruled.

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new package of financial sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea has a hit a snag in the Senate, where the chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee has objected to the House's decision to include penalties targeting Pyongyang in the legislation.

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on Venezuela, where a two-day national strike has been called beginning Wednesday to protest President Nicolas Maduro's plans to rewrite the country's constitution (all times local): 1:50 p.m.

TORONTO (AP) — Rolling Stone magazine has put liberal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the cover of its latest issue and asks: "Why Can't He Be Our President?" Perhaps recognizing that only American-born U.S.

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A U.N. peacekeeping helicopter crashed Wednesday in the desert in northern Mali and two German citizens are unaccounted for, U.N.

JERUSALEM (AP) — Thousands of Palestinian Muslims have been praying in the streets of Jerusalem every evening — creating a new, surprisingly effective form of protest in their long conflict with Israel.

LONDON (AP) — Britain will ban the sale of new cars and vans using diesel and gasoline starting in 2040 as part of a sweeping plan to tackle air pollution that experts say is feasible, if ambitious.

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the legal case over the care of critically ill British baby Charlie Gard (all times local): 5:25 p.m.

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in southern France and Portugal (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Emergency services in Portugal are getting no respite from wildfires that are charring wide areas of forest — and the huge billowing clouds of smoke they are generating are making visibility too poor to use water-dropping aircraft.

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli police acknowledged on Wednesday that security forces are preventing journalists from entering parts of the Old City of Jerusalem as part of efforts to lower tensions around a contested hilltop compound that has been at the epicenter of the latest deadly flare-up in Israeli-Palestinian violence.

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez called on Venezuelans to support a 48-hour general strike beginning Wednesday in protest of government plans to rewrite the constitution, in his first direct public message since being released from prison to house arrest.

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A two-day strike by Greek Culture Ministry employees protesting staff shortages will shut the Acropolis and other ancient sites and museums in Athens this weekend at the height of the tourist season.

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the escalation in Israel and the Palestinian territories over a contested Jerusalem holy site (all times local): 5:20 p.m.

PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron delivered an impassioned speech Wednesday after a Mass marking one year since the killing of a local French priest by two 19-year-old Islamic extremists who pledged loyalty to the Islamic State group.

HELSINKI (AP) — Sweden's left-leaning minority government faced a crisis Wednesday after a populist party said it would support four opposition parties in a no-confidence vote against it over one of the largest security breaches in the country.

JERUSALEM (AP) — A senior Muslim official in Jerusalem said Wednesday that worshippers would not return to a contested shrine until Israel removes the new railings and cameras it installed after a deadly attack there, prolonging a crisis that Israel hoped it had resolved by making concessions at the site.

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Human rights groups asked the Philippine president on Wednesday to retract a threat of airstrikes against tribal schools he accused of teaching students to become communist rebels, warning that such attacks would constitute war crimes.

BERLIN (AP) — Heavy rains led to flooding Wednesday in some parts of northern Germany, forcing some evacuations and prompting residents to pile sandbags in front of their homes to protect themselves from a swollen river.

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the escalation in Israel and the Palestinian territories over a contested Jerusalem holy site (all times local): 3:40 p.m.

BORMES-LES-MIMOSAS, France (AP) — French authorities ordered the evacuation of up to 12,000 people around a picturesque hilltop town in the southern Cote d'Azur region as fires hopscotched around the Mediterranean coast for a third day Wednesday.

THE ARCTIC CIRCLE (AP) — While it may be frigid and wet on deck, the crew of a modern icebreaker can expect creature comforts inside the ship, even saunas.

SAN FERNANDO DE HENARES, Spain (AP) — Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy told the country's National Court that he didn't know anything about the ruling Popular Party's accounting practices when a kickbacks-for-contracts scheme allegedly helped fund the party.

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday his country will respond if a bill in the U.S. Congress imposing sanctions on people involved in Iran's ballistic missile program becomes law.

KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — Burundi-born Eric Ndayisenga and his friends in exile religiously listen to a radio station that urges liberation from the deadly political violence back home.

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A strike by oil tanker operators has created a shortage of petroleum products in Pakistan, causing panic among people who are lining up at gas stations to make bulk purchases of petrol and diesel.