PARADISE, Calif.|Trump tours Paradise area, calls wildfire a ‘really bad one’

PARADISE, Calif.  — From the ashes of a mobile home and RV park, President Donald Trump said Saturday he came to the heart of California’s killer wildfire to fully grasp the scale of the desolation wrought on the landscape. “We’re going to have to work quickly. … Hopefully this is going to be the last … Continue reading PARADISE, Calif.|Trump tours Paradise area, calls wildfire a ‘really bad one’

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. | As Florida recount wraps up, little change in US Senate race

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.— With just hours to go, most Florida counties had finished their hand recount in the state’s contentious U.S. Senate race. The smattering of results publicly posted on Saturday showed that Democratic incumbent U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson was only gaining a few hundred votes in his bitter contest with outgoing Gov. Rick Scott, a … Continue reading TALLAHASSEE, Fla. | As Florida recount wraps up, little change in US Senate race

BALTIMORE | Man apologies for shouting ‘Heil Hitler’ at Baltimore show

BALTIMORE— A man who yelled “Heil Hitler! Heil Trump!” at a theater performance of “Fiddler on the Roof” in Baltimore says he’s sorry for the outburst. The Baltimore Sun reports that Anthony M. Derlunas II said in an interview with the newspaper that his comments were “beyond a mistake.” The 58-year-old said he’d been drinking … Continue reading BALTIMORE | Man apologies for shouting ‘Heil Hitler’ at Baltimore show

HOMESTEAD, Fla. | Championship driver Busch takes top pit stall from Hamlin

HOMESTEAD, Fla. — Joe Gibbs issued a team order on the eve of NASCAR’s championship that gave Kyle Busch an edge over the other three title contenders. Busch was gifted the coveted No. 1 pit stall Saturday when Joe Gibbs Racing made the dubious decision to force teammate and pole winner Denny Hamlin to pass … Continue reading HOMESTEAD, Fla. | Championship driver Busch takes top pit stall from Hamlin

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. | Charles Howell III clings to 1-shot lead at Sea Island

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. — Charles Howell III had a 2-under 68 for a one-shot lead Saturday in the RSM Classic, along with a reminder that winning for the first time in more than 11 years won’t be easy. With two quick birdies, Howell stretched his lead to five shots. By the end of the … Continue reading ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. | Charles Howell III clings to 1-shot lead at Sea Island

GAINESVILLE, Fla. | No. 15 Florida rides Feleipe Franks’ arm to rout Idaho 63-10

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Feleipe Franks passed for 274 yards and three touchdowns — all in the first half — and No. 15 Florida ran up 600 total yards Saturday to rout overmatched Idaho 63-10. Florida rolled to a 49-0 lead at halftime. Gators defensive back Chauncey Gardner-Johnson returned an interception 26 yards for a touchdown … Continue reading GAINESVILLE, Fla. | No. 15 Florida rides Feleipe Franks’ arm to rout Idaho 63-10

PARADISE, Calif | Some wave flags to welcome Trump, others too busy packing

PARADISE, Calif. — Some who fled a Northern California town leveled by the deadliest U.S. wildfire in a century waved American flags to welcome President Donald Trump, who walked among the scorched ruins Saturday, but others said they were focused on packing up what little they had left and getting to their next temporary home. … Continue reading PARADISE, Calif | Some wave flags to welcome Trump, others too busy packing

NAPLES, Fla.| Thompson leads LPGA finale, Jutanugarn eyes more trophies

NAPLES, Fla.  — Lexi Thompson has control of the CME Group Tour Championship, and Ariya Jutanugarn is in control of just about everything else. Thompson’s 4-under 68 on Saturday pushed her to 16-under after three rounds of the LPGA’s season-ending event, as she moved three shots clear of Nelly Korda and six ahead than Carlota … Continue reading NAPLES, Fla.| Thompson leads LPGA finale, Jutanugarn eyes more trophies