Free festival this weekend in Marietta will celebrate Juneteenth
The date has become a celebration of African-American heritage, and in Tulsa Juneteenth has evolved into a festival. On June 19, 1865, Union soldiers landed in Galveston with the news the war had ended.
Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia
Defender Miguel Layun and midfielder Hector Herrera play for FC Porto, while forward Raul Jimenez plays for Benfica. Group B action begins Sunday when Cameroon play Chile in Moscow, while Germany meet Australia in Sochi on Monday.
Lead detected in 20 percent of baby food samples
The primary focus of the organisation was on baby foods due to the detrimental effect lead could have on child development. FDA has set guidance levels of 100 parts per billion (ppb) for candy and dried fruit and 50 ppb for fruit juices.
Alaska's unemployment rate is highest in the nation
Job-losing industries over the year were: information, down 10 to 240; and professional and business services, down 30 to 1,650. He noted that May was disappointing for the overall US job market as well, with job growth falling below expectations.
London fire: Mourning, anger and questions over lives lost in inferno
Asked if the death toll could climb to triple figures, he said: "From a personal perspective, I really hope it isn't". But the shock at its scale turned to anger and recriminations on Thursday (Friday NZT).
IMF's Lagarde backs compromise to unlock aid for Greece
Among the measures offered to Greece was a possible 15-year extension in debt and interest payments due European creditors.
Police shot, injured attacker near Notre Dame Cathedral
She tweeted a photo from inside the Notre Dame showing those locked inside putting their arms in the air as instructed by police. The man was going to attack the officer with a hammer before one of his peers shot and "neutralised" him.
Britian's Theresa May to holds talks with DUP leader to secure deal
During the election campaign, May had used the "coalition of chaos" phrase to describe what a victory for Labour would look like. She made a self-depreciating joke after John Bercow was re-elected as the Speaker, quipping: "At least someone got a landslide".
Proposal limits tax credit funds, retains gas project money
That bill spends about $60 million more than the Senate version and could be put to a vote in the chamber as early as Wednesday. Some members expressed their frustration at the inability of the conference committee to report back on the tax reform bill.
Man United fail with fresh £35m offer for 28-year-old winger
It was said that Inter boss Luciano Spalletti will not allow Perisic to leave unless the aforementioned valuation is satisfied.
Warriors' Green Says Cavs Fans, Cleveland Not the 'Sharpest'
The Cavs weren't the only ones confused by the non-ejection, though. There were seven technicals called in Game 4 between the two teams.
British PM's days numbered as top aides quit?
Mrs May responded that the DUP deal "would provide stability and certainty for the United Kingdom going forward", her office said. The chaotic situation won't have long to settle: Formal Brexit negotiations with European Union leaders kick off on June 19.
Microsoft Unveiled An Extra Gigabyte for Project Scorpio
Rather than pull out their old systems to play, gamers plead with execs to just let them play old games on their new systems. Toto agrees: "I don't think people care about a beefed-up super-console if there are no games to play on it".
Brazilian Supreme Court lashes out at Temer 'snooping'
Judge Luiz Fux, who voted to remove Temer, said the campaign finance allegations were "very serious crimes". A guilty verdict would have annulled the 2014 victory, thus stripping Temer of the rest of his mandate.
Apple Takes On Distracted Driving With New Feature
If you are interested to buy a Wi-Fi + Cellular version of these device, then the prices would go a little further. Unfortunately, if your device does not appear below, that means it cannot support iOS 11 .