28 May 2017
Erdogan hopeful for breakthrough in dispute on arming KurdsTurkey's short-term response is likely to include increased pressure on YPG positions in Syria. But he asserted the US and Turkey's mutual commitment to ending Syria's conflict.28 May 2017
US-Middle East relations — NRT FocusThat refrain echoed the Saudi King Salman's description of the Iranian government as "the tip of the spear of global terrorism". Trump has criticised the nuclear deal, which was opposed by every Republican in Congress and several Democrats.
Concussion spotter couldn't pull Crosby for hitting boardsFollowing Monday night's game, however, Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said Crosby had not been evaluated for a concussion. The Canadian star was also sent crashing into the boards during a Penguins power play. "We just kept going".
Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lackingHe also commended the importance of the holding of the Arab-Islamic-American Summit in the Saudi capital on Sunday. President Abbas assures me he is ready to work toward that goal in good faith.30 May 2017
Steve Kerr not ready to return to coach Warriors in NBA FinalsThey split the first two, and it wouldn't surprise anyone to see either team take home the Larry O'Brien trophy this year. Steve Kerr continues to deal with complications from a back surgery but hopes to be ready to coach in the NBA Finals .
Trump still not backing Paris climate agreement - Italy's PMPractically all of Mr Trump's first foreign trip has been spent of discussing the United States stance on climate change. In a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Trump warned anew about the threat posed by North Korea.
Iran will continue missile programme, says RouhaniPresident Hassan Rouhani defeated his conservative rival Ebrahim Raisi - by a lot - in Iran's presidential elections on May 19. He called Trump's meeting with Saudi leaders "just a show" and declared it would not "have any political and practical value".
'Republicans care about poor people,' OMB Director Mulvaney saysAnd Mulvaney isn't just making a moral argument; he's advocating for a total overhaul of the way the government spends money. Vox takes a look at some of the incredibly deep budget cuts that will cause enormous damage to individuals and the country.20 May 2017
Warriors taking on SpursIf that's the case, it might not be until Finals that there is an opponent with the confidence to stand up to the Warriors. That pace of domination by Golden State likely can not be maintained as the series heads to Texas, nor does it need to be.
26 May 2017
NBA Playoff Odds: Celtics Double-Digit Underdogs In Game 5 Vs. CavsThe Cavaliers have the kind of shooters that if they get hot, even contesting them well will not make a difference. And Irving averaged 25.8 points per game, cranking up his scoring when he was needed at the end of the series .19 May 2017
Severe storms possible later this weekCome early afternoon Thursday , south-central Kansas is likely to be in the middle of some potentially severe storms. Forecasters are predicting another round late Friday afternoon with rain continuing into Friday night and Saturday.