Dejounte Murray’s Knee Injury Diagnosed as Torn ACL, Will Undergo Surgery

Dejounte Murray’s Knee Injury Diagnosed as Torn ACL, Will Undergo Surgery

Nathaniel S. Butler/Getty Images San Antonio Spurs guard Dejounte Murray has been diagnosed with a torn ACL in his right knee, according to Michael C. Wright of ESPN. The 22-year-old will undergo surgery, but a date has not yet been announced, per Wright. Murray suffered the injury during Sunday's preseason game against the Houston Rockets.…
Was Juncker mocking May’s moves?

Was Juncker mocking May’s moves?

The president of the European commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, did a wiggle as he got on stage at an event in Brussels. It came the week after Theresa May's Dancing Queen arrival on stage for her Conservative Party conference speech. So was it just a coincidence or was it intentional?
Passenger Expressed Concern About Limo Shortly Before Crash Killed 20

Passenger Expressed Concern About Limo Shortly Before Crash Killed 20

The company that provided the limousine that crashed in upstate New York on Saturday, killing 20 people, had repeatedly failed motor vehicle inspections, according to federal transportation records. And one victim expressed concerns about the limousine’s safety in a text sent shortly before the crash, relatives and friends said. One friend said she got a…
Interpol Chief Was China’s Pride. His Fall Exposes the Country’s Dark Side.

Interpol Chief Was China’s Pride. His Fall Exposes the Country’s Dark Side.

BEIJING — A year ago, the chief of Interpol, Meng Hongwei of China, watched as his country’s president, Xi Jinping, proudly told the organization that China would play a growing role in global law enforcement. China was among the safest countries in the world and “abided by international rules,” Mr. Xi told 1,000 delegates at…
Newlyweds among 20 dead in US limo crash

Newlyweds among 20 dead in US limo crash

Image copyright Family handout Image caption Amy and Axel Steenburg were married in June Two newlywed couples are among 20 people who died in a limousine crash which officials are calling the worst US transport accident since 2009. Amy and Axel Steenburg wed in June and were celebrating Amy's birthday when their driver lost control…
Flashy Science Hub and Vaping Parties Fail to Win Friends at W.H.O. Tobacco Talks

Flashy Science Hub and Vaping Parties Fail to Win Friends at W.H.O. Tobacco Talks

“The urgent issue,” he said, “is that millions of people are dying from tobacco products already on the market.” Down the street from the convention center, at the N’vY Hotel, Philip Morris International was trying to reinforce that message to anyone venturing into its Science Hub, with a touch screen that told the company’s story…