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Scoreboard roundup — 11/18/17

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Saturday’s sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONUtah 125, Orlando 85Charlotte 102, L.A. Clippers 87Golden State 124, Philadelphia 116Boston 110, Atlanta 99Houston 105, Memphis 83Dallas 111…

Gunman sought after Pennsylvania police officer killed in traffic stop

iStock/Thinkstock(PITTSBURGH) — Police have found a vehicle they believe was involved in the killing of a Pennsylvania cop during a traffic stop, officials said Saturday.”We were able to find and seize the vehicle that we believe to be involved in thi…

LaVar Ball downplays Trump’s role in getting his son released in China, prompting response from WH social media director

Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — President Donald Trump’s social media director responded to comments by LaVar Ball which downplayed the president’s role in getting his son and two other UCLA basketball players released after they were det…

Jesse Jackson reveals Parkinson’s disease diagnosis

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson revealed on Friday his battle with Parkinson’s disease.
In a letter to supporters, Jackson, 76, said he found it “increasingly difficult to perform routine tasks,” a change the civil rights a…

At least 27 injured, others unaccounted for after massive fire at senior living center

iStock/Thinkstock(WEST CHESTER, Pa.) — More than two dozen people were injured while others remain unaccounted for after a massive fire engulfed a senior living facility west of Philadelphia on Thursday night, authorities said.The five-alarm fire at B…

Serena Williams explains inspiration behind ‘French ball’-themed wedding to Alexis Ohanian

Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(NEW ORLEANS) — Breathtaking photos and details are finally leaking out about Serena Williams’ celebrity-filled wedding to Reddit co-founder, Alexis Ohanian.The bride wore a custom Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen ball gown…

Family of 86-year-old man seen tased by police in video settles for $900K

iStock/Thinkstock(KINGSTREE, S.C.) — The family of an 86-year-old South Carolina man has settled with the city of Kingstree just a month after the man was tased by police following a car chase.Police dash cam video of the incident shows Albert Chatfie…

What to see and what to skip in Los Angeles

iStock/Thinkstock(LOS ANGELES) — The City of Angels is getting all dolled up over the next decade – the Summer Olympics are coming to L.A. in 2028! For value seekers, though, the time to visit is now, thanks to more places to stay – 9,000 new hotel ro…

How a Senate ethics investigation works

US Senate Photographic Studio(WASHINGTON) — Top leaders in the Senate are calling for a Senate Ethics Committee review of Senator Al Franken, D-Minn., who was recently accused of forcibly kissing a woman and appearing to grope her while she slept.The …

Museum of the Bible faces revelations, controversy as it opens

Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — In the beginning, there was Hobby Lobby  president Steve Green and his first purchase of a biblical artifact in 2009 that launched the Green Collection.
What Green has accomplished s…

Rain, wind likely for much of East this weekend

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The weather system which has already brought flooding rains to the Northwest and heavy snow to the Rockies is moving into the Midwest on Saturday with the Northeast to follow.
A wind advisory is in effect from Texas to Oh…

Republican senator: GOP is ‘toast’ with Trump in control

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Sen. Jeff Flake, a frequent sparring partner of President Donald Trump, continues to make enemies in his own party after calling the GOP “toast” while unaware he was still on a live mic.
Flake, R-Ariz., was …

Trump to be presented with $47M deal to arm Ukraine against Russia

petervician/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump will be presented with the recommendation to finance and sell anti-tank missiles to the Ukrainian government — a move aimed at deterring aggression from pro-Russian separatists, …