Sierra Leone floods: Streets inundated in Freetown

A mudslide in Regent, near Sierra Leone’s capital Freetown, has buried houses in mud. Flooding is not unusual in the west African state, where unsafe housing is regularly swept away by heavy rains. Sierra Leone floods: Streets inundated in Freetown

Trump denounces KKK and racism in Charlottesville

Donald Trump has denounced racist violence after the killing of a protester in Charlottesville, Virginia. He said the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis and white supremacists were “repugnant” to everything Americans held dear. Mr Trump was criticised for not specifically denouncing extremists in his initial comments on the violence. Trump denounces KKK and racism in Charlottesville

Mass Saman dance in Aceh breaks Indonesian record

More than 10,000 people came together to break the Indonesian record for performing a folk dance in unison. The event aimed to attract more tourists to Aceh province, home of the Gayo people whose saman dance is on the UN cultural body’s list of heritage requiring protection. Mass Saman dance in Aceh breaks Indonesian record

Ultimate fantasy football draft board: Building the perfect draft – ESPN

Ultimate fantasy football draft board: Building the perfect draft – ESPN

9:13 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Fantasy football drafts are all about collecting the best possible values throughout the process, but let’s not pretend there aren’t certain players we badly want on our squads. Whether it’s the tight end on our favorite team, a sleeper running back no one has […]

Mike Tirico takes over as NBC’s Notre Dame football announcer – Chicago Tribune

Mike Tirico on Monday was named the new voice of Notre Dame football on NBC, his latest high-profile assignment since joining the network last year. Tirico, who called three Irish football game last season while regular NBC play-by-play man Dan Hicks was covering pro golf for the network, succeeds Hicks alongside former Bears quarterback and […]

These Travel Insurance Apps Could Save Your Summer Vacation – HuffPost

But when it comes to shopping for insurance — any kind of insurance, really — most of the action is now online. For example, if you’re interested in car rental insurance, you can check out Insuremyrentalcar.com for a quote on its site, but there’s no app to download. This is, in part, a realization that […]

Keep Your Kids Busy With These Travel Tips – NBC4 Washington

If you’re trying to squeeze in one last trip with the kids before the end of summer, we’ve got some great travel tips for you. Lifestyle Blogger Karly Barker with Cheerful & Co. says these travel hacks will cut down on how often you hear, “Are we there yet?” Window Markers or Crayons: Kids can […]