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August 22, 2017 7:09 PM Diego Maradona Is a Self-Confessed Cheat—Why Does Naples Think He’s a Saint?

Italy’s third-largest city is packed with shrines to a retired Argentine soccer star with a history of spectacular cheating, controversial politics and a drug ban NAPLES, Italy—Neapolitans venerate an array of saints. They hold feasts for Santa Patrizia, who devoted her life to the needy, and honor the city’s patron saint, San Gennaro, in a ceremony 15

August 22, 2017 5:27 PM Brawls break out among migrants near French port city Calais

PARIS – Authorities say as many as 200 migrants have clashed near the northern French port city of Calais, using sticks and iron bars in five battles pitting mainly Afghans against Eritreans. The prefecture of the Pas-de-Calais region said up to 150 migrants were involved in the latest mass brawl on Tuesday afternoon. It says five people were slightly 16

August 22, 2017 1:30 PM Android 8.0 is officially nicknamed Oreo

Heads up, Android fans: Android 8.0 is officially nicknamed Oreo, as was widely expected. Google announced the news on Monday at a solar eclipse-themed Android event in New York City. Watch a playback of the live stream below; the fun starts at around 6:09. "Android 8.0. Is here," Google wrote. "Smarter, faster, and more powerful than ever. The world's 17

August 22, 2017 4:13 AM Sylvester Stallone film seeking extras in Ohio

A casting agency is seeking extras for a movie starring Sylvester Stallone that will be filmed at the Ohio State Reformatory, the former prison in Mansfield where "The Shawshank Redemption" was filmed. Mansfield City Council members say the film is the sequel to the yet-to-be-released "Escape Plan 2." The "Escape Plan" movies featuring Stallone all center 23

August 21, 2017 11:10 PM Missed the Solar Eclipse? Here's What It Looked Like Where You Live

If you weren't able to catch a glimpse of the "Great American Eclipse" in person on Monday, there's still a way to find out what, exactly, you missed. Use the interactive below to see how the rare spectacle looked in your city or town at different points during the day. The total solar eclipse followed a path across the United States from Oregon to South 20

August 21, 2017 10:57 PM US cities are culling Confederate monuments; here's where they've been removed

Violence in Charlottesville, Va., on Aug. 12 has brought on a spur of Confederate monument removals. Bolts and rubble are exposed atop a pedestal that had held a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee which was removed from the University of Texas campus early Monday morning, Aug. 21, 2017, in Austin, Texas. Bolts and rubble are exposed atop a pedestal 19

August 21, 2017 9:17 PM See What the Solar Eclipse Looked Like From NYC

A partial solar eclipse is seen near the Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island in New York on Aug. 21, 2017. A partial solar eclipse is seen near the Statue of Liberty on Liberty Island in New York on Aug. 21, 2017. People view the solar eclipse at Liberty State Island as the Lower Manhattan and One World Trade center are seen in the background in New York, on Aug 21, 2017. People 28

August 21, 2017 7:31 PM Gabrielle Union's story: LeBron James once saved a man from drowning in ocean

The King? 'LeBron, it turns out, is Aquaman,' or so the account via Dwyane Wade's wife goes LeBron James has long been known for game-saving performances. Turns out, having James around in important moments is helpful off the basketball court as well. As I prepare to say goodbye, I am reminded of a story Gabrielle Union told me about LeBron. Union and her husband 3

August 21, 2017 5:20 PM UH to rename Calhoun Lofts after violence in Charlottesville

The University of Houston said Monday that it will rename Calhoun Lofts, an upperclassmen dorm that shares a name with John C. Calhoun. The dorm was initially named for the city street nearby, a spokesman said. "While the residence hall was not named in recognition of John C. Calhoun, in the wake of recent events, and out of sensitivity to our diverse 25

August 21, 2017 4:33 PM Gunman, judge exchange fire outside Ohio courthouse

Aug. 21 (UPI) -- An Ohio judge was shot outside of a courthouse Monday before police returned fire and killed the suspected gunman, authorities said. Judge Joseph J. Bruzzese Jr. of the Common Pleas Court was shot in an alley outside the Jefferson County Courthouse Monday morning in an ambush-style assault, Steubenville City Manager James Mavromatis 17