World

Utah men still have life without parole for teen crimes

Utah men still have life without parole for teen crimes

Supreme Court rulings. Some 94 inmates are serving life without parole for murders committed while they were younger than 18, according to a review of data by the state Department of Corrections. The case involves Jacob Lee Davis, who was an 18-year-old senior in high school when he shot and killed a man his then-girlfriend was dating. A state appeals court said in May that failing to model a juvenile's sentencing hearing after one for the death penalty isn't enough to overturn the sentence.


Donald Trump intends to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill: White House

Donald Trump intends to sign Russian Federation sanctions bill: White House

Moscow has already responded, ordering a reduction in the number of U.S. diplomats in Russian Federation and closing the U.S. Embassy's recreation retreat. The diplomatic personnel reductions are the harshest such move since 1986, when Moscow and Washington expelled dozens of diplomats. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Trump will sign the bill into law , ending speculation over whether he would veto the measure.


Putin expels 755 U.S. diplomats from Russian Federation

Putin expels 755 U.S. diplomats from Russian Federation

And Congress would have quickly overturned a veto - a public repudiation that would underscore the President's impotence in this situation. "We will retaliate. They've also traditionally favored a policy that keeps Moscow in check for its own aggressive measures in Eastern Europe and Syria, as well as its efforts to disrupt elections in the USA and across Europe.


Cubs outlast Brewers in 11 innings

Cubs outlast Brewers in 11 innings

But the Cubs responded with their fourth win in five games overall. "Hitting is always sporadic, it's tough to string together things sometimes", Bryant said. "If they're going to do something, it's going to help us". RHP Paolo Espino was recalled from Triple-A Colorado Springs and the Brewers optioned RHP Michael Blazek to the Sky Sox.


Blast near Iraqi embassy in Kabul, gun battle underway

Blast near Iraqi embassy in Kabul, gun battle underway

A security source told AFP that a suicide bomber had blown himself up outside the Iraqi embassy. No one has taken responsibility for the attack, though both the Taliban and an Isis affiliated group have previously carried out such attacks in Kabul .


Temperatures to remain around normal today

Temperatures to remain around normal today

Temperatures and humidity are once expected to take a tumble in the Northeast after next weekend, with the long-range forecast showing temperatures trending in the upper 70s to low 80s for the second week of August. Saturday night: Partly cloudy with a low around 71. Monday night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Small rain chance. Highs near 90.