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August 16, 2017 7:41 PM Hugh Freeze’s Ouster at Ole Miss Followed Calls to Escort Services on Recruiting Trips

Flight records place the coach in same city as escort service called on university phone; school says other incidents also raised red flags On the morning of Jan. 19, 2016, University of Mississippi football coach Hugh Freeze tweeted a quote: “Look not back on yesterday—so full of failure & regret; Look ahead & seek God’s way—all sin confessed u must forget 62

August 16, 2017 7:33 PM Tencent’s Mobile-Games Growth Continues

Chinese internet company reports 70% surge in profit, buoyed by revenue from ‘Honor of Kings’ Global top-grossing mobile game “Honor of Kings” is the gift that keeps on giving for Tencent Holdings Ltd., the Chinese internet behemoth and the world’s biggest videogame publisher by revenue. The Shenzhen-based company reported a 70% surge in second-quarter 54

August 15, 2017 4:08 AM U.S. auto safety advocacy group names Obama-era official to top post

(Reuters) - U.S. auto safety advocacy group Center for Auto Safety has appointed an official with a track record in federal government consumer protection agencies as its new executive director, the industry body said on Tuesday. Jason Levine, who spent about six years at the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission during the administration of former 80

August 15, 2017 12:23 AM Trump Names Tomas Philipson as Second Member of Council of Economic Advisers

Mr. Philipson is an economist at the University of Chicago who has specialized in health-care policy President Donald Trump named Tomas Philipson, an economist at the University of Chicago who has specialized in health-care policy, to the three-member Council of Economic Advisers on Monday. Mr. Philipson briefly served as an adviser to the Trump transition 44

August 14, 2017 9:05 PM Sen. McCain decries criticism of McMaster as 'smear tactics'

WASHINGTON – A senior Republican senator is condemning criticism of President Donald Trump's national security adviser as "smear tactics" leveled by the same people who he says sparked the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. In a statement Monday, Sen. John McCain of Arizona says the personal attacks against Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster carried out by "the so-called 48

August 14, 2017 12:33 PM Afghan official: Gunmen kill 3 local aid workers

KABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan official says gunmen shot and killed three local employees of an aid group in western Afghanistan. Iqbal Nezami, spokesman for the police chief in the western Ghor province, said a woman was also wounded in Monday's attack, but that it was not clear whether she worked for the group. Nezami says the three who were killed 61

August 13, 2017 1:05 AM Canadian pastor returns home after release from North Korean prison

TORONTO (Reuters) - A Canadian pastor who was imprisoned in North Korea for more than two years quietly returned to his home in a Toronto suburb on Saturday following a long journey on a private government jet via Japan. Hyeon Soo Lim, formerly the senior pastor at one of Canada's largest churches, had disappeared on a mission to North Korea in early 94

August 13, 2017 12:04 AM Who is Kim Jong Un and what will he decide to do?

SEOUL — If North Korea goes ahead with its threat to fire ballistic missiles toward the U.S. territory of Guam, the order will come from Kim Jong Un himself. The officials in charge of North Korea’s missile program could complete their preparations by next week and would then wait for the 33-year-old leader to decide what to do next. Will Kim give the order 104

August 12, 2017 7:51 PM Republicans may not have the votes for more spending cuts

After years of Republican demands that any increase in the federal government’s borrowing limit be paired with corresponding spending cuts, leaders in Congress appear to lack the votes to pass those cuts, even with total GOP control in Washington. White House officials have called on Congress to forgo a political fight and increase the debt limit by the Sept. 29 deadline 92

August 12, 2017 1:49 AM Hideki Matsuyama storms to the top of the leaderboard at Quail Hollow, catches Kisner

CHARLOTTE — The Kevin Kisner ledes were locked and loaded in the pressroom at Quail Hollow early Friday evening. On Day 2 of what to that point had been a sleepy PGA Championship, the down-home Aiken, S.C., native whose idea of a perfect day includes a rod, a rifle and cooler full of tall boys, was in pole position at eight under par. It wasn't a matter 87