Daily Archive: October 22, 2018

Oct 22

Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant lead Warriors past Suns 123-103

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 15 of his 29 points in the third quarter and also had eight assists, leading the Golden State Warriors past the Phoenix Suns 123-103 on Monday night. Kevin Durant scored 22 points and Draymond Green dished out eight of 35 assists for the two-time defending NBA champions. Coach …

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Oct 22

UPDATE: Man arrested after standoff with police

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Lexington man was arrested Monday after a standoff with police following a report that he had assaulted his wife. Police say 31-year old Travis Himes got into an argument with his wife around 7:30 a.m. while the couple was driving their children to Russell Cave Elementary School. Investigators say Himes …

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Oct 22

Twitter removes accounts linked to Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter says it has removed accounts linked to conspiracy-monger Alex Jones and Infowars. A Twitter spokesman confirmed Tuesday that the accounts had been removed. There was no additional comment from the company. Twitter permanently suspended @realalexjones and @infowars from Twitter and Periscope in early September. It said it based that action in reports of tweets …

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Oct 22

Twitter removes accounts linked to Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter says it has removed accounts linked to conspiracy-monger Alex Jones and Infowars. A Twitter spokesman confirmed Tuesday that the accounts had been removed. There was no additional comment from the company. Twitter permanently suspended @realalexjones and @infowars from Twitter and Periscope in early September. It said it based that action in reports of tweets …

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Oct 22

UK ranked 2nd in AP Preseason Top 25 Poll

LEXINGTON, KY (WTVQ)- The college basketball season hasn’t even began yet and the Solid Blue faithful may already have something to be upset about. On Monday, the AP released it’s College Basketball Preseason Top 25 Poll. Kentucky was not given that number one spot. Instead, it was the Kansas Jayhawks receiving the most 1st place …

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Oct 22

Authorities: Explosive device found near George Soros’ home

BEDFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The FBI and local police responded to an address near the home of philanthropist George Soros after an object that appeared to be an explosive was found in a mailbox. The Bedford Police Department said it responded to the address in the hamlet of Katonah at 3:45 p.m. Monday after an …

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Oct 22

Prince Harry and Meghan arrive in hot Fiji for 3-day visit

SUVA, Fiji (AP) — The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have landed in Fiji for a three-day visit as their tour of the South Pacific continues. There was a light drizzle when Prince Harry and Meghan landed Tuesday afternoon at Nausori Airport near the capital Suva. It was cloudy, windy and hot. The couple arrived …

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Oct 22

Dangerous Cat 4 Hurricane Willa closes in on Mexico coast

Authorities rushed to evacuate low-lying areas and set up shelters as an “extremely dangerous” Hurricane Willa with winds of 145 mph (230 kph) headed toward a Tuesday afternoon landfall along a stretch of Mexico‘s Pacific coast dotted with high-rise resorts, surfing beaches and fishing villages. Farther south, meanwhile, Mexican officials reported late Monday that there …

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Oct 22

Stoops expects “several” quarterbacks to play Saturday

LEXINGTON, KY (WTVQ)- Despite a 6-1 start and a top 12 ranking, the quarterback position appears to be on shaky ground for Kentucky. The cats rank last in the SEC in passing offense, throwing for just 899 yards through seven games. That’s more than 300 yards less than the second worst team in the conference. …

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Oct 22

Border Patrol agent's new trial in teen's killing to start

Federal prosecutors will once again try a U.S. Border Patrol agent who killed a 16-year-old boy in a cross-border shooting but who was earlier this year acquitted of murder. The second trial against Lonnie Swartz begins Tuesday morning, six months after he was acquitted on a second-degree murder charge and five years since he fatally …

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