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Mass killer, cult leader Charles Manson dies at 83

Top U.S. News - 23 min 24 sec ago
(Reuters) - Charles Manson, the wild-eyed cult leader who orchestrated a string of gruesome killings in Southern California by his "family" of young followers, shattering the peace-and-love ethos of the late 1960s, died on Sunday, prison officials said. He was 83.

Golf: Spieth's Sydney love affair comes with a cash bonus

Top Sports News - 1 hour 1 min ago
(Reuters) - World number two Jordan Spieth will be well rewarded for his trip Down Under this week regardless of whether he successfully defends his title at the Australian Open, a tournament he has developed a love affair with over the last four years.

Murderous cult leader Charles Manson dies at 83: officials

Top U.S. News - 1 hour 22 min ago
(Reuters) - Charles Manson, the U.S. cult leader who orchestrated a string of gruesome killings in Southern California by his "family" of young followers in the late 1960s, has died, according to prison officials. He was 83.

U.S. patent review board becomes conservative target

Political News - 1 hour 29 min ago
NEW YORK(Reuters) - In August, a dozen inventors gathered around a fire pit outside the headquarters of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in Alexandria, Virginia, and set alight patents they said had been rendered worthless by an overreaching federal government.

Highlights of Sunday's NHL games

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 11:36pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Sunday's National Hockey League games:

Male artists win big but female singers dominate American Music Awards stage

Top Entertainment News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 10:59pm
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pink, Lady Gaga and Christina Aguilera led female artists of pop music dominating the American Music Awards stage on Sunday with powerful performances, despite being edged out by male artists in most award categories this year.

Pennsylvania police in manhunt for suspect in killing of officer

Top U.S. News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 9:11pm
(Reuters) - Authorities were searching on Sunday for a gunman who killed a Pennsylvania police officer during a traffic stop, and raised the reward to $43,500 while asking for tips in the case.

National Basketball Association roundup

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:09pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant missed Sunday night's game against the Brooklyn Nets with a sprained left ankle, the team announced.

National Football League roundup

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:06pm
(The Sports Xchange) - A proposed contract extension for commissioner Roger Goodell reportedly is on track to be completed soon despite Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones recently threatening to sue the NFL if the extension is approved.

National Hockey League roundup

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 8:00pm
(The Sports Xchange) - The Winnipeg Jets placed defenceman Toby Enstrom on injured reserve Sunday, and the team announced he will miss up to eight weeks with a lower-body injury.

Contrary to Trump Tweet, Senator Flake still undecided on tax bill

Political News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 7:53pm
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump predicted on Sunday that Senator Jeff Flake will oppose the Republican tax bill, but the senator's office says he has not yet made up his mind.

'Transparent' star Jeffrey Tambor says he may leave show after harassment allegations

Top Entertainment News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 7:14pm
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jeffrey Tambor, the Emmy-winning star of the Amazon web series "Transparent," said on Sunday he did not see how he could return to the show next season after a second person leveled allegations of sexual harassment against him.

Former New York state official sued over alleged sex harassment

Top U.S. News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 6:25pm
(Reuters) - A former New York state employee has filed a federal lawsuit alleging she was sexually harassed by a onetime political appointee of Governor Andrew Cuomo, part of a wave of such accusations leveled in recent weeks against public figures.

Rookie Cook claims maiden PGA Tour title in Georgia

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 6:00pm
(Reuters) - Rookie Austin Cook sank a 14-foot birdie putt on the final hole to seal a four-stroke victory at the RSM Classic on Sunday and claim his first PGA Tour title.

Golf: Ariya uses birdie to claim CME Group Tour title

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 5:37pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn sank a 25-foot birdie putt on the last hole to capture the CME Group Tour Championship by one shot on Sunday in Naples, Florida.

Highlights of Sunday's National Football League games

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 4:59pm
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Sunday's National Football League games:

Dimitrov comes of age to win ATP Finals title

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 4:05pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Grigor Dimitrov claimed the biggest title of his career and sent out a huge statement of intent as the stylish Bulgarian beat David Goffin 7-5 4-6 6-3 to win the ATP Finals on Sunday.

Dimitrov edges Goffin to win ATP Finals title

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 3:01pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Grigor Dimitrov beat David Goffin 7-5 4-6 6-3 to win the ATP Finals title at the first time of asking on Sunday.

Trump says he should have left UCLA players in jail in China

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 1:19pm
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday upbraided the father of one of three UCLA basketball players who were detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting after he questioned Trump's role in their release.

Kontinen and Peers retain ATP Finals doubles crown

Top Sports News - Sun, 11/19/2017 - 1:15pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Finland's Henri Kontinen and Australian partner John Peers won the doubles title at the ATP Finals for the second year running when they beat world number one duo Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo 6-4 6-2 on Sunday.

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