Olympic robots offer virtual attendance

Fun/Unusual

Olympic Robots Offer 'Virtual' Attendance, Help Out On Field

Toyota is readying various robots for next year's Tokyo Olympics

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young Simba, voiced by JD McCrary, young Nala, voiced by Shahadi Wright Joseph, and Zazu, voiced by John Oliver, in a scene from "The Lion King."

Entertainment

Disney's 'The Lion King' Roars Past Critic And Industry Expectations

"We've had a spectacular run this weekend"

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Stena Impero which was seized by the Iran's Revolutionary Guard on Friday is photographed in the Iranian port of Bandar Abbas

World

Iran Seizes British Oil Tanker In Retaliation For Capture Of Iranian Ship

The action by Iran against Britain is the latest in a series of events that Germany warns is bringing the Middle East closer to an outbreak of war

Photo Credit: Tasnim News Agency/via AP

Pence family

Good News

Charlotte Pence Announces Engagement

The vice president's daughter said, "yes"

Trump Biden

National

2020 Candidates Keep Ignoring Same Big Issue

The rapidly expanding national debt has been a virtual non-issue so far in the 2020 presidential campaign

cancer patient

Health

Researchers Develop 'Trojan Horse' Drug That Tricks, Then Kills Cancer Cells

The same tactics used by the ancient Greeks thousands of years ago in battle are being applied by researchers at Northwestern University to fight cancer today

United States' Katie Ledecky reacts as she leaves the pool after the women's 400m freestyle final at the World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea, Sunday, July 21, 2019.

Entertainment

Ledecky Stunned In 400 Free At Worlds; Sun Wins Record Title

It was the American swimmers first defeat at a major event since 2013

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In this Dec. 17, 2011, file photo, a scallops is shucked at sea off the coast of Harpswell, Maine. America's harvest of scallops is increasing to near-record levels at a time when the shellfish are in high demand

Money

America's Got Scallops: Catch Is Up, Consumers Shelling Out

The fishery is projecting to land even more pounds this year

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Protesters march with a card that reads "Fully withdraw the extradition to China evil law" in Hong Kong on Sunday, July 21, 2019. Tens of thousands of Hong Kong protesters marched from a public park to call for an independent investigation into police tactics.

World

Hong Kong Residents Deface Chinese Emblem In Latest Protest

Large protests began early last month in the Chinese territory in opposition to a contentious extradition bill

Photo Credit: AP/Vincent Yu

South China Sea Disputes

World

U.S. Concerns Grow Over China's Increased 'Interference' In South China Sea

Vietnam accuses Beijing of violating its sovereignty in the disputed waters

Photo Credit: AP /Andy Wong

Iran

Faith

New Iranian Believer Quickly Begins Sharing Faith In Jesus

A young Iranian man asks for multiple copies of the Gospel of John to give to friends -- the day after he gave his life to Christ

Pogo stick guy

Sports

Jump On In As Pittsburgh Welcomes Pogopalooza To Town This Weekend!

That's the World Championships of Pogo with events continuing on Sunday.

Photo Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

Lightning strike

National

DTE Energy: 360,000 Customers Without Power After Severe Storms

DTE Energy is providing an update on power outages that are affecting many in Southeast Michigan after two waves of storms.

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