wednesday in News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions directed the agency on Tuesday to hire an asset forfeiture oversight chief, just months aft..
NEW YORK (Reuters) - National Football League officials weighed the fervor of players protesting racism against U.S. President Donald Trump’s anger at..
This Dec. 2015 file photo shows U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson in Honolulu. Watson on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, blocked the Trump administration fro..
Conor McGregor will be coming to a movie theater near you for one day early next month. The Hollywood Reporter on Tuesday released the information tha..
It’s Game 4 of the ALCS, and no matter what happens tonight, there will be a Game 5 on Wednesday. That’s because the Yankees continued their home post..
It's time for more playoff baseball, this time while the sun's out! Well, for a little while, at least. The Astros and Yankees are set to face off in ..
FILE - In this May 7, 2015 file photo, Pamela Geller speaks during an interview at The Associated Press in New York. Attorneys are set to make their f..
After waking up Tuesday morning to some of the coldest temperatures since April 2017, it turned out to be a beautiful, sun-filled October day across N..
Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has resigned after-----harassment allegations surfaced, CNBC has confirmed. Price was put on a leave of absence "effect..
A rattled Star is reeling with emotions, while dealing with the sudden reappearance of her father. A huge opportunity for the girls to perform at the ..
The 2017 MLB playoffs continue Tuesday, Oct. 17, with Astros vs. Yankees 2017 Game 4 in the American League Championship Series. The New York Yankees ..
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge said he will rule Tuesday on an emergency request from attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott to stop the r..
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina has been one of the Southeastern Conference's biggest surprises this fall heading into its bye week. Gamecocks co..
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator said Tuesday he may seek to block President Donald Trump's nominees for key posts at the Environmental Protecti..
Seniors Tyler Botteri and Deric Younce (left to right) look through the damage Tubbs Fire inflicted on Cardinal Newman High School in Santa Rosa, Ca. ..
Express-News Spurs reporters Jabari Young and Jeff McDonald preview the Spurs season opener against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday and give t..
Fans have been screaming for this since being introduced to Tiffani Chance and Austin as a couple in the first season of Little Women: Dallas. Well, i..
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. --? Jacksonville Jaguars?president Mark Lamping has apologized to the city of Jacksonville's director of military affairs chief and..
A federal judge said he will rule Tuesday on an emergency request from attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott to stop the running back's si..
A federal judge in Hawaii has temporarily blocked the latest version of President Trump's travel ban. The 40-page opinion issued by U.S. District Judg..
It’s gray and raining and about 65 degrees, but more than 70 people are lined up in a field in central Wisconsin, undeterred by the gloom — or the wai..
A federal judge on Tuesday largely blocked the Trump administration from implementing the latest version of the president’s controversial travel ban, ..
Fox Television Stations has extended the MyNetworkTV programming service for two additional years, through the 2019-20 season. MyNetworkTV, whose line..
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid braided his hair for a fashion statement and got his basketball shorts in a bunch over his latest minutes restriction ..
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Jose Mourinho believes the days of a coach lasting "15 to 20 years in the same club" are over, making it unlikely he will end ..
The sneak peek below is your extended look at where things were before the tribe swap came about, and Chrissy offers up what is a nice reflection of h..
Lauren Holly opened up about her encounter with Harvey Weinstein several years ago and accused the former studio exec of-----misconduct. “At the time,..
You don’t have to wait to see the new Criminal Minds season 13 episode 5 promo featuring Shemar Moore in action. If you look below (via TVLine), you c..
It's new comics day eve here at, and we've got the 7 books you should make some time for this week. Of course, there are way more than 7..
TODAY’S DAILY DIGIT A somewhat subjective rating of the day’s weather, on a scale of zero to 10. 9/10: Kind of cool but sunny skies rule; it’s a jewel..
It didn’t end as pretty as it started, but a win is a win. The Redskins followed the bye week with a home victory over the San Francisco 49ers, 26-24,..
The Wizards won 49 games last season, their most since 1979. They advanced to the conference semifinals for the third time in four years before bowing..
No. 2 Leonardtown poses with the cleat-shaped trophy after winning its annual ‘Battle for the Boot’ rivalry game with Great Mills. (Courtesy photo / R..
Italy will face Sweden in the marquee matchup of the UEFA World Cup qualifying playoffs, which will determine four tickets to Russia next month. The f..
There’s no way the NBA could have predicted its opening schedule would work out this well. It’s a project seven months in the making. It started in Ja..
Markelle Fultz’s professional career will begin just a short drive from Prince George’s County, where he grew from a small kid into a 6-foot-4 bigger ..
The morning the sun rose over a still-unbroken Washington sports curse, John Wall stretched out on a courtside seat inside Madison Square Garden, pond..
NEW YORK — NFL players are meeting with owners and Commissioner Roger Goodell at the league’s offices Tuesday morning as they attempt to reach a mutua..
Attorneys for Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott requested an emergency hearing in federal court in New York on Tuesday on the belief that the runnin..
Industrial companies led U.S. stocks mostly lower in midday trading Monday as investors sized up the latest company earnings news. Packaged food and b..
ORLANDO, Fla. - Oct. 17, 2017 - The sensitivity and reliability of Droplet Digital PCR will be showcased in over a dozen presentations at the American..
Fort Bend ISD had planned the Making Lemonade out of Lemons mental wellness workshop held on Oct. 11 before Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc on many of ..
Alongside Michael Green, Bryan Fuller has managed to bring Neil Gaiman's world of 'American Gods' to the small screen, with British actor Ricky Whittl..
MILAN — Italian men’s wear company Canali SpA has begun the dismissal procedure of 134 employees working in the label’s factory in Carate Brianza, a o..
The protestors met Jones when he walked into the hotel. They held signs and shouted at Jones, complaining about white supremacists and President Donal..
As recently announced, Moore will preface his debut as the star of CBS’ new S.W.A.T. series (premiering Thursday, Nov. 2 at 10/9c) with a visit to his..
We're back already. Just a day after reviewing Jornada 13, it's time to preview the 10th round of Liga MX action. The matches were rescheduled after t..
Ashley Young says Manchester United are expecting a tough game against Benfica in the Champions League on Wednesday, with opponents often raising thei..
Joel Embiid is not happy with the 76ers. Coach Brett Brown told reporters Monday that Embiid's minutes would be "somewhere in the teens" because the t..
This photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Anthony Shore. The convicted-----offender who became known as Houston's "Tourniq..