The Detroit News Nebraska fires athletic director after 5 yearsThe Detroit NewsLincoln, Neb. — For the second time in 10 years, Nebraska has ousted an athletic director during a football season that was failing to meet expectations. The school's top administrators said the Cornhuskers' embarrassing loss to Northern Illinois last ...and more »

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NDTV Trump imposes new sanctions on North Korea, administration seeks to rally support for confronting PyongyangWashington PostNEW YORK — President Trump on Thursday announced new financial sanctions targeting North Korea as his administration seeks to build international support for more aggressively confronting the rogue nation, whose escalating nuclear and ballistic ...Trump Moves to Widen US Sanctions on North KoreaNew York Times5 things to know about Trump's new North Korea sanctionsThe HillTrump announces new crackdown on North Korea's tradePoliticoLos Angeles Times -Reuters -ABC News -USA TODAYall 6,076 news articles »

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New York Times Hurricane Maria Live Updates: In Puerto Rico, the Storm 'Destroyed Us'New York TimesRubble atop a car in the Puerta de Tierra area of San Juan, P.R., on Thursday. Credit Erika P. Rodriguez for The New York Times. Puerto Rico remained in the throes of chaos and devastation Thursday as the remnants of Hurricane Maria continued to dump ...Hurricane Maria passed, but for two women in Puerto Rico, the terror was only just beginningWashington PostMaria kills 15 in Dominica, leaves Puerto Rico dark for monthsCNNHurricane Maria Leaves Puerto Rico Facing Months Without PowerNBCNews.comCBS News -Los Angeles Times -ABC News -Miami Heraldall 6,818 news articles »

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Politico GOP Senate candidates face off in Alabama debatePoliticoMONTGOMERY, Ala. — Sen. Luther Strange and former state Chief Justice Roy Moore squared off in a heated debate Thursday evening just days before the Republican primary runoff for U.S. Senate in this deep-red state. Both public and private polls show a ...Roy Moore Opposes DACA Amnesty, Strange SilentBreitbart NewsMoore: 'There's No Such Thing As A Deamer'The Daily CallerRoy Moore disrupts US Senate race in Alabama — and prepares for new level of defiance in WashingtonWashington PostCNNall 204 news articles »

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Variety 'America's Got Talent' Season 12 Closes Out With Impressive Ratings GrowthVariety“America's Got Talent” season 12 aired its finale on Wednesday night, closing out the show's highest-rated season ever in delayed viewing. On a Nielsen Live+7 basis, “America's Got Talent” averaged 15.7 million viewers per episode this season, up 14% ...'America's Got Talent' Finale Ratings Hit 6-Year High, 'MasterChef' Down From 2016, 'Big Brother' UpDeadlineAngelica Hale's vocal coach: 'She hit every single mark I asked her to hit'Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)'America's Got Talent' winner Darci Lynn Farmer explains how she'll spend her $1 millionFox NewsTooFab -Jezebel -PEOPLE.com -Daily Mailall 423 news articles »

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Washington Post Referendum puts US at odds with old ally in the Middle EastWashington PostRelations between the United States and the Iraqi Kurds, strong allies over decades of intermittent war, are on a collision course that weeks of strenuous U.S. efforts have failed to prevent. On Monday, Iraq's Kurdistan region plans to hold an ...Pressure Mounts on Iraqi Kurds to Cancel Independence VoteNew York TimesManafort Has A New Job: Helping The Kurdish Referendum, A Vote The US OpposesNewsweekPaul Manafort Got Himself a New Job Lobbying Against the USVanity FairArab News -The Nationalall 125 news articles »

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Washington Post Mexican authorities now doubt any child remains trapped in collapsed schoolWashington PostMEXICO CITY — Mexican officials expressed doubt Thursday that any children — dead or alive — remained in the rubble of a collapsed elementary school in Mexico City, an outcome that could turn into an emotional whipsaw for a country that had been ...At Mexican School Hit by Quake, Heartbreak and Dwindling HopeNew York TimesMexico earthquake: Navy says no missing child in collapsed schoolCBS NewsMexico City Earthquake Update: All Children Are Accounted ForNPRLos Angeles Times -TIME -CNN -BBC Newsall 62 news articles »

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The Hill Bernie Sanders's 1960s worldview makes bad foreign policyThe HillBernie Sanders · Bernard (Bernie) SandersOvernight Defense: Senate passes 0B defense bill | 3,000 US troops heading to Afghanistan | Two more Navy officials fired over ship collisions Senate passes 0B defense bill Dems fear lasting damage from ...and more »

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ESPN Advanced stages of CTE found in Aaron Hernandez's brainESPNBOSTON -- Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez had a severe case of the degenerative brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy, researchers said on Thursday. His lawyer announced a lawsuit against the NFL and the team for hiding ...How Does Aaron Hernandez's CTE Diagnosis Affect a Potential Lawsuit Against the NFL?Sports IllustratedAaron Hernandez was suffering from advanced form of CTE; family files suit against NFLWashington PostAaron Hernandez Found to Have Severe CTENew York TimesNew York Daily News -Bleacher Report -SB Nation -CNNall 183 news articles »

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TechCrunch Thoughts on Facebook's 9 plans to curb election interferenceTechCrunchElection meddling is Facebook's next adversary, and it's got a plan to attack it just like it did with fake news. Solutions to both these scourges come too late to prevent tampering that may have aided Donald Trump winning the presidency — but at ...Facebook will provide ads bought by Russian company to congressional committees probing Trump tiesLos Angeles TimesFacebook says it will investigate how presidential campaigns used its platform during the electionBusiness InsiderCongress Will Get to See Russia's Facebook Propaganda. Will You?Daily BeastNPR -Bloomberg -Fortune -Reutersall 239 news articles »

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USA TODAY The few. The proud. The first woman infantry officer.USA TODAYTake that glass ceiling. For the first time in the Marine Corps' 242-year history, a woman will become an infantry officer. Her accomplishment: Completing a physically grueling 13-week training course, the first of more than 30 woman to do so since the ...Marine Corps Set to Have Its First Female Infantry OfficerNBCNews.comThe Marine Corps Is Getting Its First-Ever Woman OfficerJezebelFirst Woman Set to Graduate From Marine Infantry-Officer CourseWall Street Journal (subscription)all 34 news articles »

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Washington Post BYU is finally selling caffeinated soda to its students. Are we supposed to rejoice?Washington PostBrigham Young University, which is owned by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced Thursday that caffeinated soda will be available for sale on campus, an announcement that raised eyebrows both inside and outside the church.BYU students can now get caffeinated soda on campusUSA TODAYMormon church's BYU reverses six-decade ban on selling caffeinated drinksMarketWatchMormon-Run BYU Is Now Selling Caffeinated Soda on Campus, but Students Still Can't Have CoffeeNewsweekTIME -AOL -TheStreet.com -BYU Dining Services - Brigham Young Universityall 53 news articles »

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Ezekiel Elliott Says He Lacked Effort in Loss to BroncosBleacher ReportDallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott shouldered some of the blame for his team's 42-17 loss to the Denver Broncos in Week 2, admitting his effort was lacking. "I would say I was just very frustrated, but that's no excuse for the lack of effort I ...and more »

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Washington Post Tens of millions of Americans could lose Obamacare tax credits because thousands of Alaskans won'tWashington PostAmerican politics is always a math problem. If you have a group of x people, you need (x/2) + 1 votes to win the most votes. That holds true for most elections pitting two candidates against each other, and it holds true for passing legislation. In the ...New GOP bill could spawn 50 new health care debatesCNNNo Truth, No ConsequencesSlate MagazineSenate Dem: GOP trying to 'purchase votes' for ObamaCare repeal bill with Alaska changesThe HillPolitico -ABC News -NPR -CBS Newsall 3,062 news articles »

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Reuters Trudeau confronts Canada's failure of indigenous people in UN speechReutersCanadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, addresses the 72nd United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 21, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson. OTTAWA (Reuters) - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday ...Justin Trudeau: Canada humiliated indigenous peopleBBC NewsAt UN, Canada and Mexico Speak of the (North) American DreamForeign Policy (blog)ANALYSIS: At the United Nations, Justin Trudeau turns Canada away from the world and to his country's failuresGlobalnews.caCNN -Toronto Star -National Post -CTV Newsall 210 news articles »

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