Lakers finish off Rockets to reach Western Conference finals

Lakers finish off Rockets to reach Western Conference finals

09/13 09:03 Anonymous 0

The Rockets were overwhelmed by things they could control and things they couldn’t, and the result was predictable.The Lakers defeated the Rockets 119-96 in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinals and advanced to the conference finals for the first time since 2010 — the last time the franchise won a championship.

Trump looks for votes during events in Nevada, Arizona

Trump looks for votes during events in Nevada, Arizona

09/13 09:03 Anonymous 0

Turning his attention to his Democratic challenger, Trump said: "Joe Biden cannot lead our country because he does not really believe in our country.The decision prompted outrage from Trump supporters who accused officials of canceling the events for partisan political reasons.

Toots Hibbert, one of reggae's founders, has died at 77

Toots Hibbert, one of reggae's founders, has died at 77

09/12 16:53 Anonymous 0

The man who gave reggae its name and helped make it an international movement, Toots Hibbert, born Frederick Nathaniel Hibbert, has died at age 77.The frontman of Toots & the Maytals, whose nickname "Toots" came from childhood, had been in a medically-induced coma at a hospital in Kingston since earlier this month.

'Mass' fatalities expected; weather may help

'Mass' fatalities expected; weather may help

09/12 16:53 Anonymous 0

But fire officials were hopeful that cooler weather over the next few days would give them a leg up in their battle against the blazes.At least 19 deaths have been reported in California, five in Oregon and one in Washington state.

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Family of Newark Airport worker killed by plane propeller sues

09/12 16:51 Anonymous 0

Jacqueline Mkalama, 53, of Orange, was tasked with cleaning planes between flights at the airport, said Joseph Monaco, the family’s attorney.2, 2017 when the propeller blade of a Bombardier DHC-8202 struck her on the head as she walked on the airport apron, according to the lawsuit filed last month in state Superior Court.

La Niña forms, could worsen US fires, hurricane season

La Niña forms, could worsen US fires, hurricane season

09/11 17:08 Anonymous 0

And it could provide an additional boost to the already active Atlantic hurricane season, forecasters said, as well as extend the disastrous fire season in the West.Federal government forecasters from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced La Niña's formation Thursday.