RIO DE JANEIRO | For many Brazilians, election is picking ‘lesser of evils’

RIO DE JANEIRO — In the lead up to Brazil’s elections, Peter Rooker struggled to find a presidential candidate he believed in out of a field of 13. He was sure of one thing, though: He would not vote for far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro or Fernando Haddad of the scandal-tainted leftist Workers’ Party. But it … Continue reading RIO DE JANEIRO | For many Brazilians, election is picking ‘lesser of evils’

ISTANBUL | The Latest: Khashoggi’s fiancée put under police protection

ISTANBUL — The latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country’s consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 10:40 p.m. Turkey’s official news agency says the fiancée of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi has been given 24-hour police protection. Anadolu news agency reported that the decision was made by the … Continue reading ISTANBUL | The Latest: Khashoggi’s fiancée put under police protection

CHICAGO | Mega Millions players ponder how to spend record $1.6B prize

CHICAGO  — With the Mega Millions lottery jackpot at a record $1.6 billion, people are snapping up tickets across the U.S. The Powerball jackpot also has climbed. It’s up to an estimated $620 million for Wednesday’s drawing. That would make it the fifth-largest jackpot in U.S. history. But much of the focus has been on … Continue reading CHICAGO | Mega Millions players ponder how to spend record $1.6B prize

BOSTON | Kershaw works out in shorts on chilly night at Fenway

BOSTON — Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw got an early look at Fenway Park, working out in shorts in the bullpen ahead of Tuesday night’s World Series opener. The Dodgers arrived in Boston on Sunday, a day after winning the NL pennant. Kershaw pitched the ninth inning for the save in a 5-1 Game 7 victory … Continue reading BOSTON | Kershaw works out in shorts on chilly night at Fenway

DENVER | Hernangomez’s late block helps Nuggets beat Warriors 100-98

DENVER  — Gary Harris scored 28 points, Juancho Hernangomez blocked a tying layup just before the buzzer and the Denver Nuggets beat the Golden State Warriors 100-98 on Sunday night. Trailing by 13 points in the fourth quarter, the Warriors rallied and had a chance to tie it in the waning seconds. Stephen Curry drove … Continue reading DENVER | Hernangomez’s late block helps Nuggets beat Warriors 100-98

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Louis-Dreyfus references Kavanaugh at award

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Julia Louis-Dreyfus receiving the 21st annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor for an iconic career in comedy (all times local): 11 p.m. Julia Louis-Dreyfus accepted her Mark Twain award with an extended comedic bit and a few shots at new Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The veteran comedic actress … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Louis-Dreyfus references Kavanaugh at award

DONGSHAN TOWNSHIP, Taiwan | Rescuers search site after train crash killed 18 in Taiwan

DONGSHAN TOWNSHIP, Taiwan — Rescuers searched through wreckage Monday after one of Taiwan’s fastest passenger trains derailed on a curve along a popular weekend route, killing at least 18 people and injuring more than 180 others. The Puyuma express ran off the tracks late Sunday afternoon as it went around a bend, throwing train cars … Continue reading DONGSHAN TOWNSHIP, Taiwan | Rescuers search site after train crash killed 18 in Taiwan

Top 10 Real Estate Teams / Agents with Most Recent Sales in Lakeland, Florida Area

Featuring the Top 10 Real Estate Teams / Agents with Most Recent Sales in Lakeland, Florida Area Lakeland, FL –  Lakeland is a Florida city, east of Tampa.  Downtown’s Munn Park Historic District is known for its antiques shops and early-1900s architecture.  Florida Southern College has several buildings designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. STL.News offers the Top … Continue reading Top 10 Real Estate Teams / Agents with Most Recent Sales in Lakeland, Florida Area