Seahawks face last “easy” challenge hosting Buccaneers

SEATTLE — With what lies ahead, the Seattle Seahawks better enjoy what appears to be the final “easy” week on the schedule.The Seahawks have started 6-2, are in the middle of the NFC playoff race and will host struggling Tampa Bay on Sunday. Seattle’s first half of the season has put it in the playoff […]

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Florida State, Alabama set home-and-home football series

Florida State and Alabama are set to play a home-and-home series in the 2025 and 2026 seasons.The schools announced the games on Thursday. The Seminoles will host Alabama on Aug. 30, 2025 in their first meeting in Tallahassee. The Crimson Tide hosts the second game on Sept. 19, 2026. The two teams last met in […]

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Asian shares turn higher after positive China data

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares reversed early losses on Friday as an unexpected bounce in Chinese manufacturing activity offset some negativity cast by a Bloomberg news report that raised doubts over whether the United States and China can reach a long-term trade deal. FILE PHOTO: Passersby are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a […]

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Several automakers back Trump in two other California vehicle emissions suits

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – General Motors Co (GM.N), Toyota Motor Corp (7203.T), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCHA.MI) and other major automakers late Thursday sought to intervene on the side of the Trump administration in two additional legal challenges to its efforts to bar California from setting tailpipe emissions standards. FILE PHOTO: Traffic backs up on the […]

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China to use import fair to highlight trade credentials

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China will use a giant import fair in Shanghai next week to try to showcase its free trade credentials, temper criticism of its policies and deepen its global economic influence at a time of fresh uncertainty over the China-U.S. trade war. FILE PHOTO: People walk past an advertisement for the upcoming China […]

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Oil prices stabilize, but set for big weekly loss amid trade gloom, rising output

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices steadied on Friday after a rough week, squeezed about 4% lower by a combination of rising global supply and uncertain future demand. FILE PHOTO: A pump jack operates at a well site leased by Devon Energy Production Company near Guthrie, Oklahoma September 15, 2015. REUTERS/Nick OxfordU.S. crude surfaced for air […]

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Canada denies sharing Huawei CFO Meng’s devices details with FBI: court documents

(Reuters) – The Canadian attorney general has filed affidavits asserting that information identifying Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou’s electronic devices was not shared with the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) during her December 2018 arrest in Vancouver, court documents showed on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou returns […]

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Asian shares slip on trade deal worry, dollar defensive

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares fell on Friday in a weak start to the month and off three-month highs struck this week on fresh concerns over Sino-U.S. trade prospects and ahead of U.S. economic data, while the dollar eased against major rivals. FILE PHOTO: Passersby are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage […]

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Nicole Montalvo Murder Sparks Conversations on Domestic Violence

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Nicole Montalvo’s remains were found on a property owned by her husband and his family. Given their past, this has sparked a conversation about domestic violence. Help Now of Osceola urges domestic violence awareness Org. says most dangerous time for survivor when they’re ready to leave RELATED STORIES: “Love should not hurt, […]

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Here’s How the “321” Space Coast Area Code Was Born

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. — It’s been two decades since the Space Coast was changed by three numbers, which have been synonymous with the area for much, much longer. 321 area code officially went into effect November 1, 1999 Titusville’s Ozzie Osband thought of the idea Osband said “321” fits because Brevard is “countdown capital” For […]

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