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July 26, 2017 6:31 PM James Troisi insists: 'Melbourne Victory would always be my first choice'

Socceroos midfielder James Troisi insists Melbourne Victory was always his preferred home after signing on with the A-League runner-ups. The 29-year-old had been strongly linked with a move to crosstown rivals Melbourne City, with reports suggesting he underwent a medical with City on Monday. But the Victory on Thursday confirmed Troisi would be part of the club's 9

July 26, 2017 5:41 PM Rep. Scalise discharged from hospital weeks after shooting, to begin rehabilitation

Rep. Steve Scalise, who was wounded six weeks ago when a man opened fire at a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Va., was discharged this week from MedStar Washington Hospital Center. MedStar Washington said Wednesday that the House majority whip was discharged a day earlier and will begin “intensive inpatient rehabilitation.” The hospital also said in a brief 17

July 25, 2017 11:30 PM Debate program expands to help at-risk Houston students

A Houston ISD debate program will expand to serve an additional 300 at-risk high school students from five local school districts after the Harris County Department of Education approved a new partnership with the sponsoring group. The Houston Urban Debate League will now offer programs through HCDE's Center for Afterschool, Summer and Enrichment for Kids (CASE 24

July 25, 2017 9:43 PM US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian boat in Persian Gulf

A Navy ship fired multiple warning shots at an Iranian vessel in the Persian Gulf that came within 150 yards of the U.S. ship, the Navy confirmed. The Iranian vessel, belonging to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, approached the USS Thunderbolt at a high speed and ignored warnings from it, including voice communications and sound signals. "The Iranian 23

July 25, 2017 1:35 PM Dietary supplement is recalled for banned substance

EZ Weight Loss TX is recalling all lots and all expiration dates for LaBri’s Body Health Atomic and LaBri’s Body Health Xplode weight loss capsules because they contain sibutramine, an appetite suppressant banned in the U.S. market since 2010. As the FDA recall notice states, “Sibutramine is known to increase blood pressure and/or pulse rate in some patients 12

July 25, 2017 11:21 AM Trump’s Boy Scouts speech broke with 80 years of presidential tradition

For 80 years, American presidents have been speaking to the National Scout Jamboree, a gathering of tens of thousands of youngsters from around the world eager to absorb the ideas of service, citizenship and global diplomacy. In keeping with the scouts’ traditions, all eight presidents and surrogates who have represented them have stayed far, far away from partisan 70

July 25, 2017 1:45 AM Uptown rabbi donating his kidney to a stranger

Rabbi Avrohom (Alan) Hoffman will be wheeled into surgery Tuesday morning, surrendering a kidney for the benefit of a 62-year-old Queens woman. Some people go to the beach for summer vacation. This man decided to go under the knife to donate an organ. Out of the goodness of his heart, Rabbi Avrohom (Alan) Hoffman decided to donate a different organ — a kidney 22

July 25, 2017 1:41 AM Alphabet adds to cash pile despite higher costs, antitrust fine

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc reported a 21 percent jump in quarterly revenue on Monday, maintaining a growth rate that is rarely seen among companies its size and suggesting the big sales gains enjoyed recently by the other Internet firms are not done yet. Alphabet, the owner of Google and YouTube, said it made $3.5 billion in net income on sales 20

July 24, 2017 8:48 AM Here’s what could come out of the UK trade secretary’s meeting with Wilbur Ross

The U.S. is the U.K.'s second-largest trading partner outside of the EU, importing approximately 20 percent of all Britain's goods and services. The two countries also currently share a number of agreements on economics, security and trade, which could be at risk as of March 2019, when the U.K. is expected to formally exit the EU. Maintaining this special 33

July 24, 2017 1:11 AM How smugglers use trucks with sometimes deadly results

CHICAGO (AP) - It could take months for investigators to determine what preceded the deaths of at least nine people found with dozens of ailing individuals in a tractor-trailer discovered outside a Walmart in San Antonio, Texas, in what authorities are calling an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong. But previous cases of smugglers using similar trucks 19