EVENTS: North Korea’s nuclear and missile program moving ‘faster than expected,’ expert says

LEFT: Donald Trump defends his response to Charlottesville

RIGHT: Trump rips Susan Rice over unmasking, says it’s ‘just the tip of the iceberg’

MARKETS: Former American Express CEO Harvey Golub wants Congress to focus on the tax cuts that would generate the most economic growth

SPORT: ‘Last Chance U’ brothers charged in stabbing

THRONES: GOT reveals they have filmed multiple endings to throw off hackers

FACT: In 2015, more people were killed in accidents related to taking a selfie, than shark attacks

MISC: Snow Leopards are no longer endangered





EVENTS: Public urged to stay clear of Florida Keys as coastlines are littered with debris and highway is underwater or blocked, frustrating first responders

LEFT: White House denies reports that Trump lawyers thought Kushner should step down

RIGHT: White House says DOJ ‘should certainly look at’ prosecuting James Comey

MARKETS: Julian Robertson, a legendary hedge fund manager, thinks disaster will strike Wall Street if the Federal Reserve doesn’t keep raising interest rates

SPORT: Golden State Warriors and Rakuten Agree to Reported $20 Million Per Year Jersey Sponsorship

TECH: Apple announces $999 Iphone X


FACT: When hippos are upset, their sweat turns red

MISC: This LaFerrari Aperta supercar just sold at a charity auction for a record €8.3 million ($10 million) — the most money ever fetched by a 21st century vehicle.




EVENTS: Florida gov. urges residents in Irma’s path to get out before it’s too late.

LEFT: Mueller seeks interviews with WH staff over Trump Tower meeting statement.

RIGHT: Graham wants to haul back Comey to testify on Clinton email case, says ‘I smell a rat’.

BUSINESS: Equifax – 143M US consumers affected by criminal cyber security breach.

SPORT: Patriots opening night met with Barstool Sports lead, Anti-Goodell Protest.



ENTERTAINMENT: ‘Veep’ to have final season in 2018.

FACT: Banging your head against a wall burns 150 calories an hour.

MISC: The recent finding of boron on Mars further opens the possibility that life could have once arisen on the planet, boron is needed to create RNA.




EVENTS: South Florida residents prepare for arrival of Hurricane Irma.



LEFT: Trump administration announces plan to end DACA.

RIGHT: Republicans eye legislative fix as Trump ends DACA; Dems blast decision.

MARKETS: Hurricane Irma could be the largest ever in insured damage in the U.S., topping the record currently held by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

SPORT: Red Sox caught using Apple Watch to steal signs in recent Yankees series.


SPORT 2: Houston Rockets sold for $2.2 Billion. 

FACT: The number symbol # is called an octothorp.

MISC: Colin Trevorrow has been removed as the director of Star Wars Episode IX.



EVENTS: A UK minister held face-to-face meeting with North Korean ambassador to condemn missle tests.

LEFT: Trump energy official resigns after attributing controversial comments to hacking.

RIGHT: Trump expected to announce end to Obama era DACA.

MARKETS: Price gouging in Texas post-Harvey brings water to 99$ a case.

SPORT: Pro-bowl corner, Joe Haden, signs with Steelers.


MUSIC: Drake donates $200,000 to Harvey relief efforts.

FACT: The 57 on Heinz ketchup bottles represents the number of varieties of pickles the company once had.

More on Harvey: Texans worry about toxins entering the air from factory failures.



EVENTS: Hero cop, Sgt. Steve Perez, 60, dies trying to save Houston residents.

LEFT: Trump may have to choose between Harvey victims and Wall.

RIGHT: Trump warns N. Korea, ‘All options are on the table.’

MARKETS: Markets suffer from N. Korea and Harvey chaos.

SPORT: Cavaliers/Celtics trade at standstill as Cavs look for more compensation.

PIZZA:  Dominoes is testing self-driving pizza delivery vehicles.


FACT: The city of London is still paying rent of a sharp axe, a billhook, 6 horseshoes, and 61 nails to the Queen on a property leased in 1211.

More on Harvey: Mega-Church owner, Joel Osteen, continues to take heat for not opening the doors of his 17,000 person church to flood victims.






EVENTS: Hurricane Harvey approaches Texas and could become first major hurricane to hit the state in nine years.


LEFT: Trump flips, now asking taxpayers, not Mexico, to pay for wall.

RIGHT: Nancy Pelosi’s father helped dedicate confederate monument.

MARKETS: Worries about debt-celing creating nerve for investors and delaying tax reform.

SPORT: NBA – Lebron upset at Celtics fans burning Thomas’ jerseys.

MLB – Yankees – Tigers brawl after Cabrera home run.

NFL – Former number 3 overall pick, Blake Bortles, loses starting job to Chad Henne.


Entertainment:  Mark Wahlberg makes $42m than highest paid actress last year, highlighting Amy Schumer’s fight for equal pay.

FACT: Papercuts are extra painful because stimulate a large number of pain receptors, in a very confined area.

GOT: George R. R. Martin confirms to public that he does watch HBO’s Game of Thrones.


Author: DV