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Spieth leads by one at Travelers.

Jordan Spieth is 8 under and holding a one stroke lead midway through the second round of the Travelers Championship in Connecticut.

- SBS.com.au - AU

Small Business Fights for its Life, Wins with Alice.

Michael Skelps was celebrating on New Year's Eve with family and friends when he got a strange email from a lawyer. It said that Michael's company, Capstone Photography, had just been sued for patent infringement. Michael went from celebrating to worrying about whether his small company would survive. Capstone is a ...

- EFF - US

Scientist gets time served for theft of military documents.

A scientist who pleaded guilty to taking sensitive documents from a Connecticut military contractor to his native China has been sentenced to the 2 1/2 years in prison he has already served.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Tropical depression brings flooding to U.S. Gulf Coast states.

A tropical depression formerly known as Tropical Storm Cindy caused flooding on Thursday in several U.S. southeastern states, spawned a tornado that injured four people in Alabama, and cut 16 percent of Gulf of Mexico oil production. Cindy was a tropical storm when it made landfall near the Louisiana-Texas border about 3 ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Tropical Storm Cindy downgraded to tropical depression after landfall.

- Tropical Storm Cindy was downgraded to a tropical depression on Thursday after reaching land near the Texas-Louisiana border, but heavy rains, flooding and tornadoes still threatened parts of several states, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Cindy was considered a tropical storm when it hit land early Thursday. By ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Firestone increases guidance as Liqhobong throughput rises.

Firestone Diamonds now expects to recover around 360 000 ct of diamonds in the financial year ending June 30, against April's guidance of 300 000 ct, owing to operational ramp-up at its Liqhobong mine, in Lesotho, achieving nameplate throughput capacity on multiple occasions since the start of operations. The Aim-listed ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

US Moves Towards Military Conflict with Iran, Russia: Senator Says.

A US senator has warned against the United States' measures in Syria, which is pushing Washington "closer and closer" to a military conflict with Iran and Russia, describing the move as another mistake on the scope of the Iraq War." Connecticut Democratic Senator Chris Murphy made the comments in an interview with CNN on ...

- Albawaba - UK

College closes due to threats made after professor's posts.

A private college in Connecticut has closed its campus due to threats made against it after a professor's social media posts that he says were twisted to sound as though they referred to last week's congressional shooting in Virginia.

- FOX News - US

VH1's 'Daytime Divas' Mocks Christian as Having 'Kinky Three-Way With God'.

In the episode of VH1’s Daytime Divas that aired on June 19 titled “Blind Items,” more time was devoted to portraying the conservative Christian show host as a pervert. In last week’s episode the fact that Heather and her race car driver husband participate in S&M while Heather recites Bible verses ...

- NewsBusters - US

Prof Called Whites 'Inhuman A**holes,' Wanted Victims of GOP Attack to 'F***ing Die'.

Johnny Eric Williams is a professor at Trinity College in Connecticut and really hates white people. Not only does he find them to be a bunch of inhuman assholes,' Williams wants them all to f***ing die.' But don't take our word for it.

- TruthRevolt.org - US

Senate Democrats go searching for GOP Obamacare bill.

Senate Democrats are struggling against an invisible enemy — the GOP's still-secret Obamacare repeal plan. So on Tuesday, three of them decided to take a field trip to hunt for it.Sens. Cory Booker of New Jersey, Chris Murphy of Connecticut and Brian Schatz of Hawaii headed across the Hill to the Congressional Budget ...

- POLITICO - US

Scolding team for CT debacle hastened Kumble’s departure

Many well-wishers of Indian cricket would have been tempted to give a piece of their mind to the team after its 180-run loss to arch-rival Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final.

- Times Of India - IN

Scolding team for CT debacle hastened Anil Kumble’s departure

Many well-wishers of Indian cricket would have been tempted to give a piece of their mind to the team after its 180-run loss to arch-rival Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final.

- Times Of India - IN

Star of David, swastika smeared in feces on Connecticut TV studio

, A Star of David and a swastika were smeared in feces on the window of a television station in Stamford, Connecticut. Stamford Jewish leaders on Monday in the hours following the incident called for more security in the city. Workers at the Rich Forum Media Center called police on Monday morning to inform...

- JTA - US

US Navy Identifies Seven Soldiers Killed in USS Fitzgerald Crash Off Japan

Sailors from California to Connecticut were killed when a cargo ship crashed into the side the USS Fitzgerald off Japan. And a glaring question remains: How could this happen to a US Navy warship?

- Yahoo! News - US

Scientists have developed a new way to predict when you'll die

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters There's an elusive innovation that would revolutionize medicine: a way to detect disease before it becomes obvious. A study recently published in the journal Scientific Reports could bring us a step closer to that capability. The paper reveals how artificial intelligence analyses of routine medical ...

- Business Insider - US

Pakistan boy, 15, killed in celebratory gunfire after team's CT win

"Papa, Ive been shot," were the last words of a 15-year-old boy who died after being struck by a stray bullet from aerial firing as frenzied celebrations rang across Pakistan over its cricket teams Champions Trophy triumph.As the nation celebrated Pakistans victory over arch- rivals India in the ICC Champions Trophy, 2017, ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Pakistani boy , killed in celebratory gunfire after team's CT win

It was not an isolated incident as several people were reported to have been injured in celebratory aerial firing.

- The Hindu - IN

TSA, American Airline test 3D carry-on luggage scanner

A new luggage-scanning technology that increases security and speeds the screening lines may be on the way. A computed tomography scanner, also known as a CT scanner, can not only look through your luggage for bombs or weapons but can create a 3-D image of the contents to allow screeners to rotate...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

VH1's 'Daytime Divas' Mocks Christian as Having 'Kinky Three-Way with God'

In the episode of VH1’s Daytime Divas that aired on June 19th titled “Blind Items,” more time was devoted to portraying the conservative Christian show host as a pervert. In last week’s episode the fact that Heather and her race car driver husband participate in S&M while Heather recites Bible verses ...

- NewsBusters - US

The Latest: US Navy chief promises full probe of collision

YOKOSUKA, Japan " The Latest on the U.S. Navy ship collision off the Japanese coast :12:30 p.m.The sister of a U.S. Navy sailor who grew up in Connecticut and was killed in a collision between a destroyer...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

ICE agents continue to stalk immigrants at courthouses—this time, at a human trafficking court

Despite the fact that the chief justices of the California Supreme Court, the Connecticut Supreme Court, the New Jersey Supreme Court, and the Rhode Island Supreme Court  have taken the extraordinary step of condemning ICE's reprehensible tactic of arresting immigrants at courthouses, federal immigration agents ...

- Daily Kos - US

Kelly presses 'Infowars' host Jones on Sandy Hook denial

NEW YORK " Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones hemmed and hawed when pressed repeatedly by Megyn Kelly to admit he was wrong to call the massacre at Newton, Connecticut a hoax.Jones never gave a direct answer in a segment Sunday...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

AI could predict how much time people have left to live by analyzing body scans

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters There's an elusive innovation that would revolutionize medicine: a way to detect disease before it becomes obvious. A study recently published in the journal Scientific Reports could bring us a step closer to that capability. The paper reveals how artificial intelligence analyses of routine medical ...

- Business Insider - US

Megyn Kelly Interview With Conspiracy Theorist Fails To Garner Big Ratings

HARTFORD, Conn. — Megyn Kelly's interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones was seen by 3.5 million viewers, according to Nielsen. Much criticized ahead of time, the report filled roughly one-third of NBC's hour-long “Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly,” whose audience was dwarfed by CBS rival “60 ...

- TPM News - US

Kashmiris celebrate Pakistan win over Indian in CT final

Bursting of firecrackers, pro-Pakistan and anti-India slogans reverberated in pockets of Kashmir Valley during the intervening night of Sunday and Monday following Pakistan's stunning win against arch-rival India in the Champions Trophy final at the Oval.With separatists leaders joining the chorus to congratulate Pakistan, ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

TSA, American Airline test 3D luggage scanner

A new luggage-scanning technology that increases security and speeds the screening lines may be on the way. A computed tomography scanner, also known as a CT scanner, can not only look through your luggage for bombs or weapons but can create a 3-D image of the contents to allow screeners to rotate...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

'Alex Jones isn't going away,' NBC's Megyn Kelly says in defending interview

NBC's Megyn Kelly defended her heavily criticized interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones by saying at the start of the Sunday broadcast of her program that the man who called a 2012 Connecticut school massacre a hoax has the attention of U.S. President Donald Trump. “Some thought ...

- The Raw Story - US

Lucapa adds to revenues

ASX-listed Lucapa Diamond Company has generated another A$1.25-million in revenue through the sale of 1 236 ct of diamonds from the Lulo mine, in Angola. Lucapa said on Monday that the latest parcel of diamond sales achieved an average price of A$1 013/ct.

- Mining Weekly - ZA

Megyn Kelly confronts Alex Jones over Sandy Hook, warns he 'isn't going away'

NBC News' Megyn Kelly defended her decision interview with online radio host and conspiracy theorist Alex Jones Sunday night, telling her audience that the Infowars' host isn't going away.' Kelly opened the third episode of her newsmagazine series by promising to confront Jones about his notorious lie' that the 2012 Sandy ...

- FOX News - US

Kelly presses 'Infowars' host Jones on Sandy Hook denial

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones hemmed and hawed when pressed repeatedly by Megyn Kelly to admit he was wrong to call the massacre at Newtown, Connecticut, a hoax. Jones never gave … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

'Alex Jones isn't going away,' NBC's Kelly says in defending interview

- NBC's Megyn Kelly defended her heavily criticized interview with conspiracy theorist Alex Jones by saying at the start of the Sunday broadcast of her program that the man who called a 2012 Connecticut school massacre a hoax has the attention of U.S. President Donald Trump.

- Reuters - US

At home with Emily Dickinson

Cynthia Nixon as Emily Dickinson and Jodhi May as Susan Gilbert in A Quiet Passion. Production Co: Hurricane Films, Potemkino, WeatherVane ProductionsAmherst, Massachusetts is a quiet college town in Hampshire County about two hours' drive west of Boston along the Massachusetts Turnpike. The Connecticut River flows in blue ...

- The Conversation - UK

Navy identifies sailors killed in destroyer crash

On Sunday night, the U.S. Navy identified the seven sailors who died after their destroyer, the USS Fitzgerald, collided with a container ship off of Japan on Saturday. The deceased sailors are: Dakota Kyle Rigsby, 19, of Palmyra, Virginia; Shingo Alexander Douglass, 25, of San Diego; Ngoc T. Truong Huynh, 25, of Oakville, ...

- The Week - US

'Infowars' host Jones deflects questions when Kelly presses him on Sandy Hook denial

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones hemmed and hawed when pressed repeatedly by Megyn Kelly to admit he was wrong to call the massacre at Newtown, Connecticut, ...

- The Japan Times - JP

Early reviews praise Megyn Kelly's controversial interview with far-right provocateur Alex Jones

NBC anchor Megyn Kelly faced more than a week of withering backlash over her decision to interview Alex Jones, the far-right founder of Infowars.com, a site that has perpetuated conspiracy theories about 9/11 and the 2012 school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. Kelly was uninvited as a guest at a gala hosted by relatives ...

- Business Insider - US

Cricket fraternity congratulate Pakistan for CT 2017 win

London, June 18 World Cup winning skipper Imran Khan and legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram led the tributes as Pakistan cricket fraternity celebrated a 180-run victory over India in the Champions Trophy final here on Sunday.

- Yahoo! News - US

Veteran get his medals back after they were stolen 50 years ago

World War II medals earned more than 70 years ago, were awarded today to Connecticut veteran Joe Novellino.

- FOX News - US

This AI can't save my golf game, but it might help yours

FEATURE: Arccos thinks it has figured out how to turn golf statistics into a machine learning-powered Caddie feature that can improve your game. So I decided to take the Connecticut-based startup's system of sensors and services for a whirl to see if it could save my golf game. See, I'm not a good golfer. I like hitting ...

- VentureBeat - US

SRK's Bollywood touch to India-Pakistan CT final

Mumbai, June 18 Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has chosen to unveil a mini trail of his upcoming entertainer "Jab Harry Met Sejal" at the India-Pakistan final of the Champions Trophy cricket tournament. Given the expected viewership of the match, the film's team found it befitting to unveil the mini trail during the match on ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Group urges NBC stations not to air segment on Sandy Hook doubter

- More network affiliates should join NBC Connecticut in refusing to air Megyn Kelly's interview with Alex Jones, a conspiracy theorist who has suggested that the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre was a hoax, a gun control group said on Saturday.

- Reuters - US

6 charged after UConn student run over, killed get probation

VERNON, Conn. — Six University of Connecticut students charged with alcohol crimes related to the death of a fellow student who was accidentally run over by a fire department vehicle have avoided jail time.

- Billings Gazette - US

'Sandy Hook Promise' group urges NBC stations to join Connecticut in not airing Alex Jones interview

More network affiliates should join NBC Connecticut in refusing to air Megyn Kelly's interview with Alex Jones, a conspiracy theorist who has suggested that the 2012 Sandy Hook school massacre was a hoax, a gun control group said on Saturday. The interview with Jones, scheduled to air on Sunda...

- The Raw Story - US

Tiny Qatar refuses to bend

Qatar is the size of Connecticut, with a population of 2.6 million, only about 300,000 of them Qatari citizens. It's oil- and gas-rich, and its leaders have managed to defy larger Arab neighbors in recent years in part by leveraging that wealth and ties with another neighbor, Iran, and the United States — 10,000 U.S. ...

- Stars and Stripes - US

Resilience survey developed to help Syrian refugee children

HARTFORD, Conn. — University researchers have unveiled a new survey aimed at helping humanitarian groups better serve scores of children who have been displaced by the civil war in Syria.

- Billings Gazette - US

Connecticut magnet school strikes agreement with China

NEW HAVEN, Conn. " An arts magnet school in New Haven has struck an agreement for an exchange program described as the first formal partnership between an American public school and Chinese education officials.A delegation...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

TSA and American Airlines test a new screening device for carry-on bags

A new luggage-scanning technology that increases security and speeds the screening lines may be on the way. A computed tomography scanner, also known as a CT scanner, can not only look through your luggage for bombs or weapons but can create a 3-D image of the contents to allow screeners to rotate...

- Los Angeles Times - US

NBC's Megyn Kelly controversy shows that even TV isn't safe for marketers

CBSOn Sunday, Megyn Kelly will air an interview with right-wing provocateur and conspiracy-monger Alex Jones. The fury over Kelly's decision to interview Jones, who has — among other things — denied that the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting was real, is just the latest affirmation that advertising in America ...

- Business Insider - US

Memo: WVIT, an NBC station in Connecticut near the location of the Sandy Hook shooting, won't air Megyn Kelly interview of Alex Jones

Hartford Courant: Memo: WVIT, an NBC station in Connecticut near the location of the Sandy Hook shooting, won't air Megyn Kelly interview of Alex Jones — The conservative radio personality has dismissed the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting as a hoax. — Connecticut's NBC station will not air ...

- Reason.com - US

NBC Station In Connecticut Won't Air Megyn Kelly Interview With Sandy Hook Denier Alex Jones

Connecticut's NBC owned-and-operated TV station will not air Megyn Kelly's interview with Sandy Hook denier Alex Jones Sunday, according to an internal memo, first obtained by The Hartford Courant. Sandy Hook Elementary School, where 20 children, aged 6 and 7, as well as six adults were slaughtered by a lone gunman in 2012, ...

- Deadline.com - US

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