Bilateral relations with the U.S. are unlikely to improve anytime soon, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an article published Wednesday. Russia's top diplomat, Mr. Lavrov cast doubt on the countries coming to better terms while responding to questions posed by readers of a Moscow-based newspaper. "Dealing with the
Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers: ___ July 16 The Times and Democrat on taking care of pets in the summer heat: These are the "Dog Days" of summer - that period characterized by unusually hot and sultry weather conditions. According to Webster's Dictionary, the Dog Days are defined as
NEW YORK (AP) - With his novel "The Chain" headed for publishing best-seller lists and summer packing lists, Adrian McKinty can now laugh as he remembers an old and "failed" novel. "I was in Mexico City, trying to write about Trotsky, the assassination of Trotsky, and it wasn't going well,"
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) - Officials have struck down an effort to bar flights charted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement at an airport in Washington state. The Yakima Herald-Republic reports the Yakima City Council voted 4-3 Tuesday against a proposal for city staff to draft an executive order that would
The Flaming Lips, "King's Mouth: Music and Songs" (Warner Bros.) The new album by The Flaming Lips is a head trip - literally. The ever-evolving, mind-blowing alt-rockers have somehow upped their game with a concept album and accompanying art project that takes us into a giant head. Weird? Yes. Thrilling?
I do not know of a single person who doesn't like to save money. And the supermarket is one of the most important places to be shopping-savvy. The good news is there are so many easy and effective ways to slash your grocery budget. Here are 8 tips that will
NEW YORK (AP) - Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam women's champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open. The top 98 men and 102 women based on this week's world rankings were automatically entered Wednesday into the
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Modern Family" actress Sarah Hyland and "Bachelorette" alum Wells Adams are engaged. Hyland, 28, and Adams, 35, took to Instagram on Tuesday to announce the news. Hyland posted a series of images of the couple's special moment on a beach, including a picture of Adams down
President Trump's middle son Eric Trump said Wednesday that "95% of the country" is behind his father's message, even though the House voted to condemn the tweets about congresswomen of color as "racist." "No one has been fighting for American pride and standing up for the national anthem and standing
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on ACC media days (all times local): 12:25 p.m. The Clemson Tigers decided not to send quarterback Trevor Lawrence to ACC media days. The national champs sent a "stunt double" instead. Offensive guard John Simpson, who will represent Clemson's offense at the annual media
MADRID (AP) - Atletico Madrid has completed the signing of England right back Kieran Trippier from Tottenham. The Spanish club announced the arrival of Trippier on a three-year deal Wednesday, saying he was a "fantastic and experienced" addition to the squad. No fee was announced but he is reportedly moving
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) - The Latest on SEC media days (all times local): 11:15 a.m. Quarterback Tua Tagovailoa believes Alabama learned "many lessons" from the end-of-season drubbing at the hands of Clemson. The Heisman Trophy runner-up says the team started to get satisfied and feel invincible after being scarcely challenged