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man pulls two guns on cop before trying to steal the officer's weapon


a man was arrested after he fought with an officer, pulled two guns on him, then tried unsuccessfully to steal the cop's gun on the south side, authorities said.the officer approached a group of men in the 8800 block of south wallace street in gresham around 1:40 p.m. sunday, police said.jamie harrison, 33, ran off and the officer chased him down and the two began struggling, police said.  harrison pulled a revolver from his pants and held it to the officer’s chest. the officer overpowered harrison and grabbed the gun — only for harrison to pull out a second one, police said.when the officer wrestled that one away, harrison tried to pull the officer’s gun from his holster. additional officers arrived and harrison was arrested.the officer was taken to advocate christ medical center, where h






james harrison slams nfl over third drug test


harrison has wondered about how random the tests are in the past.        






csx drops in premarket as ceo takes medical leave


jacksonville, fla. (ap) — shares of csx are tumbling in premarket trading friday following the railroad company’s announcement that its ceo will take a medical leave.csx corp. says hunter harrison is on leave “due to unexpected complications from a recent illness.” operating chief james foote will serve as acting ceo of the jacksonville, florida-based company.harrison, who’s led turnarounds at three other railroads, was hired in march after the mantle ridge hedge fund pressured csx to make changes. but questions have emerged about his health. in may the wall street journal reported that harrison often works from home and occasionally uses oxygen because of an undisclosed health issue. harrison then told the newspaper that doctors had cleared him to work.csx’s stock slid more than 12 percen






man enters guilty plea in killing of utah train worker


kemmerer, wyo. (ap) — a 23-year-old man avoided facing the death penalty by pleading guilty to kidnapping and killing a utah train worker in wyoming.dereck james harrison entered his plea monday during his arraignment in district court in kemmerer.harrison pleaded guilty to first-degree murder while perpetrating a kidnapping and kidnapping in the may slaying of kay porter ricks, 63, the salt lake tribune reported (http://bit.ly/2ofracd).prosecutors agreed not to seek the death penalty in exchange for harrison’s guilty plea. sentencing has been scheduled for may 17.most read stories3-course dinners for $32 starting april 2.harrison already is serving at least 30 years in a utah prison after pleading guilty last year to tying up a woman and her four daughters in a basement.after that, he and






death of csx ceo raises questions about reforms at railroad


omaha, neb. — the weekend death of csx ceo hunter harrison less than a year after he took the railroad's top job raises questions about the future of his reforms.but csx officials say the 73-year-old harrison did enough since taking over in march to change the direction of jacksonville, florida-based railroad, and executives he trained will carry out the plan.harrison previously led turnarounds of canadian pacific and canadian national railroads with a tightly scheduled operating model that he refined throughout his career.at csx, harrison changed the way trains are assembled at eight of its 12 railyards, idled hundreds of locomotives and the railroad eliminated roughly 4,000 jobs.the changes led to severe service problems over the summer, and three top csx executives departed last month.






olympic judo champion kayla harrison is all in on transition to mma


when ufc president dana white created the women’s 145-pound featherweight division that staged its first title fight in february, he expressed no concern about how the talent depth would materialize.the most promising of those positioned to ultimately contend for the belt now belonging to champion germaine de randamie is american two-time olympic judo champion kayla harrison.harrison, 26, is currently training in boston as part of a six-month camp to bridge her transition from judo to mixed martial arts fighter.“mma is more of a lonely journey, but every day i’m getting more comfortable, feeling better,” harrison told the los angeles times in a recent telephone interview. “it’s tough to go from doing one discipline, focusing on being the best in that for 20 years of my life, to doing all t






harrison singles to end cobb’s no-hit bid leading off 7th


pittsburgh (ap) — josh harrison has broken up a no-hit bid by tampa bay rays right-hander alex cobb in the seventh inning.harrison beat the shift and singled to right field leading off the seventh for the pittsburgh pirates’ first hit.cobb pitched three perfect innings tuesday before harrison walked with one out in the fourth. cobb retired the final two batters in the fourth and got pittsburgh to fly out three times in the fifth.cobb kept the no-hitter intact in the sixth with two groundouts before striking out adam frazier on three pitches.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.in his past three starts, cobb has allowed fewer than three earned runs with two wins.






ex-steelers lb james harrison signs with patriots


former pittsburgh steelers star james harrison has signed with the new england patriots.the patriots announced the move tuesday, three days after harrison's unceremonious departure from pittsburgh.the 39-year-old linebacker posted a photo of himself with 40-year-old quarterback tom brady in new england's locker room on his instagram account, writing that he finally has a teammate "that's older than me!"harrison visited the patriots after clearing waviers and becoming a free agent following his release by pittsburgh.to make room on their roster, the patriots released linebacker trevor reilly.






good guy with gun stops bank robbery by bad guy with gun


police just released video footage of real-life hero stopping an armed robber at an illinois bank in january, and gun controllers are not going to like it.brian harrison, a former deputy, was working as an armed security guard at alpine bank in rockford, illinois when laurence turner walked in wearing a blue ski mask and brandishing a gun. turner, who officials say was high on drugs, fired once into the ceiling before turning his weapon on harrison.harrison’s quick reaction saved his own life as well as those of others in the bank. within 15 seconds, harrison stopped the drug-addled thief dead in his tracks.“there is no doubt in my mind the actions of brian harrison saved the lives of those that were employees in the alpine bank location on that date and saved his own life,” winnebago coun






a centennial tribute to 'the divine mr. harrison'


among the large number of pieces by lou harrison that lift the spirit is a short movement titled “in honor of the divine mr. handel.” now, on the occasion of the 100th anniversary in may of california’s irresistibly quintessential composer, the honoring of mr. harrison has begun in earnest.that is not to say that harrison, who died in 2003 at age 85, is getting anything like the attention he deserves. “you either love lou’s music,” choreographer mark morris writes in the forward to a forthcoming biography of the composer by bill alves and brett campbell, “or you haven’t heard it yet.”most of the world is in the latter camp, or the one that morris doesn’t want to acknowledge — those who have heard harrison and find his music too pretty, or too quirky, or him to be an amateurish, however agr






new orleans police officer shot and killed while on patrol


new orleans — a new orleans police officer was shot and killed early friday, ambushed while getting out of a patrol car to investigate something which had aroused suspicions on the city's east side, police said.the accused shooter was also shot when officers returned fire, police superintendent michael harrison told reporters at an early morning news conference.at least one — possibly two — officers returned fire "and our officer collapsed right there on the scene," harrison said."they were on routine patrol," he said. "they saw something that aroused their suspicion. they were exiting the vehicle and upon exiting the vehicle what we have learned is that this perpetrator fired at our officer, striking our officer."the suspect fled inside an apartment, which was then surrounded by a swat te






footage released of harrison ford's plane near-miss


an airport in california has released video of a plane, being flown by the actor harrison ford, mistakenly flying low over an airliner.ford's single-engine plane landed on a taxiway instead of a runway at john wayne airport in orange county earlier this month.harrison ford 'in near-miss' at us airport






john l. harrison jr., of the famed tuskegee airmen, dies


philadelphia (ap) — john l. harrison jr., who served as a world war ii pilot with the famed all-black tuskegee airmen, has died. he was 96.harrison died march 22 at a hospice in philadelphia, according to the murphy ruffenach funeral home. a funeral with military honors was held friday.harrison was 22 when he became one of america’s first black military airmen, one of nearly 1,000 pilots who trained as a segregated unit with the army air corps at an airfield near tuskegee, alabama.“we were americans, we were young, and we wanted to defend our country, just like everyone else,” harrison said in a 2009 oral history.most read stories3-course dinners for $32 starting april 2.fellow tuskegee airman eugene robinson said that becoming a pilot was a childhood dream of harrison’s after seeing airpl






james harrison released by steelers


harrison has spent 14 seasons with the steelers        






harrison beats de minaur, advances to brisbane final


brisbane, australia — ryan harrison reached his third tour-level final with a 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4 semifinal win saturday over 18-year-old wildcard alex de minaur at the brisbane international.de minaur, who defeated former wimbledon finalist milos raonic in the second round, was two points from another upset when he led 5-3 in the second-set tiebreaker. but harrison went on a roll to win the last four points of the tiebreaker to level the match, then got two early breaks to lead 4-0 in the third set to take control of the match.harrison will meet either defending champion grigor dimitrov or third-seeded nick kyrgios in the sunday's final.the women's final later saturday will feature no. 3-seeded elina svitolina against belarusian qualifier aliaksandra sasnovich.






mercer, harrison homer in pittsburgh's win over st. louis


st. louis — when it comes to taking one for the team, the pirates can count on josh harrison.harrison was hit by a pitch to drive in a run. he also homered and scored a run after hitting a double in a 7-3 pittsburgh victory over the st. louis cardinals on saturday night.jordy mercer also homered and starter gerrit cole pitched six innings for pittsburgh.after getting hit by a pitch in the sixth, harrison has been hit by a pitch five times in his last six games. he leads all major league players with 16 hit by pitches this season.getting hit by a pitch is part of the job, harrison said."there's only been a few this year that haven't hurt," said harrison, who has reached base safely in his last 20 road games. "what i like to say 'it would probably kill common man.'"pittsburgh manager clint h






man enters guilty plea in killing of utah train worker


kemmerer, wyo. (ap) — a 23-year-old man has pleaded guilty to kidnapping and killing a utah train worker in wyoming.dereck james harrison entered his plea monday during his arraignment in district court in kemmerer.the salt lake tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2ofracd) that harrison pleaded guilty to first-degree murder while perpetrating a kidnapping and kidnapping in the may slaying of 63-year-old kay porter ricks.prosecutors agreed not to seek the death penalty in exchange for harrison’s guilty plea.sentencing has been scheduled for may 17.harrison already is serving at least 30 years in a utah prison after pleading guilty last year to tying up a woman and her four daughters in a basement.prosecutors say after that, he and his father snatched and killed a train worker while on the run fr






man gets life sentence in killing of utah train worker


kemmerer, wyo. (ap) — a utah man was sentenced wednesday to life in prison without parole a year after authorities say he and his father killed a rail line worker while on the run from police in a stunning string of crimes that included the kidnapping of a mother and her daughters.dereck james “dj” harrison, 23, didn’t speak in court, but his attorney edwin wall read a statement from his client that said he “regrets it deeply” and “wishes he had more control at that time.”harrison acknowledged last month while pleading guilty to murder that he didn’t intervene to stop his father from cutting kay porter ricks’ throat and hitting him several times over the head with a metal rod.harrison’s father, flint harrison, killed himself in a utah jail last year.most read storiesunlimited digital acces






ryan harrison, michael venus win french open doubles title


paris — michael venus has been like an older brother to ryan harrison, and the american says that makes their french open doubles title even more special.harrison and venus, who is from new zealand, beat donald young of the u.s. and santiago gonzalez of mexico 7-6 (5), 6-7 (4), 6-3 on saturday to earn their first grand slam title.venus moved to the united states when he was young and he and harrison, who was born in louisiana and now is based in texas, grew up playing tennis together. they were coached by harrison's father, pat, who is still venus' coach."it's even more special that we're able to do it alongside each other, because he's like a brother," the 25-year-old ryan harrison said. "he's been a part of my family. we have been a home away from home for him ... he was like a brother g






harrison's board review 19/e download


download download nothing prepares you for exam success like harrison's. now you can add the unmatched authority of harrison's to your board review or test preparation. based on the content of harrison's principles of internal medicine, nineteenth edition, this rigorous study aid is essential for internal medicine board certification or recertification/maintenance of certification, or as a refresher for any internal medicine examination. reflecting the accuracy, currency, and wide scope of harrison's, this complete review of internal medicine delivers more than 1, 000 extremely challenging review questions, many of which utilize realistic patient scenarios, including radiographic and pathologic images. each question is accompanied by explanations for correct and incorrect answers. these ex






patriots in wait-and-see mode as they welcome harrison


foxborough, mass. (ap) — patriots safety devin mccourty got a closer look at james harrison when the linebacker strolled through the locker room on wednesday.it left an impression.“he’s a well put together human being. scary-looking some would probably say,” mccourty said.the patriots’ deal with the former steelers star also raised some eyebrows in pittsburgh, where some of his former teammates voiced their displeasure with the circumstances surrounding his departure on saturday.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.“he erased himself; he erased his own legacy here. let’s be serious,” steelers center maurkice pouncey said wednesday. “it’s crazy. he wanted that. it wasn’t like the team said, ‘we want to let go of james harrison.’ james harrison wanted that.”the 6-foot-2,






chris harrison sorry for ‘bachelor in paradise’ suspension


new york (ap) — ‘bachelor in paradise’ host chris harrison says he’s sorry for “any inconvenience and disappointment” to the cast, crew and fans of “bachelor in paradise,” which has been put on a production hold amid misconduct allegations at the filming site in mexico.harrison tells abc news in a statement that the decision by producer warner bros. to halt production on the abc reality show was made with the “safety and care of the cast and crew of our show” in mind. warner bros. spokesman paul mcguire says the company is investigating the accusations and will take “appropriate responsive action.” neither harrison, nor mcguire offered any detail on the accusations.the spinoff of “the bachelor” was shooting its fourth season. it was set to premiere next month.






new orleans police officer shot and killed while on patrol


new orleans (ap) — a new orleans police officer was shot and killed early friday, ambushed while getting out of a patrol car on the city’s east side, police said.the accused shooter was also shot when officers returned fire, police superintendent michael harrison told reporters at an early morning news conference.at least one — possibly two — officers returned fire “and our officer collapsed right there on the scene,” harrison said.“they were on routine patrol,” he said. “they saw something that aroused their suspicion. they were exiting the vehicle and upon exiting the vehicle what we have learned is that this perpetrator fired at our officer, striking our officer.”most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.the suspect surrendered to a swat team after hiding inside an apart






george harrison's big gamble for monty python


making a satire about the life of jesus wasn’t a very popular idea when monty python was shopping around the script for life of brian, but one very famous and very wealthy individual wanted to see the movie made: george harrison of the beatles.find out how harrison came to monty python’s rescue and went on to another career in the movie business in this short animation from cracked.full story at cracked.making the movies. posted by kate rinsema






bbc radio 1 gives harrison wright a teen hero award


a 12-year-old boy from the black country has been announced as one of bbc radio 1's teen heroes.harrison wright was told by school nurses he was obese, but he turned his life around through diet and exercise documenting his journey on social media.he now inspires other children, creating healthy packed lunches and working with caterers at his school to make sure others are eating healthily.the inspirational schoolboy, from wednesbury, has also worked with health food campaigners jamie oliver and joe wicks.






meet abby harrison, the college sophomore headed for mars | news for college stu


harrison takes flight lessons as part of pilot license training. (photo provided by abby harrison)abby harrison shoots for the stars—literally.since age 5, the wellesley sophomore has dreamed of becoming the first astronaut on mars. now, she runs the mars generation (or tmg), a nonprofit dedicated to igniting interest in space and stem (that’s science, technology, engineering and math) in both kids and adults. the organization offers several programs to engage the community and encourages its “space ambassadors” to volunteer at stem events, submit space-related blog posts for publication and create tmg chapters at their schools.tmg, which harrison founded a month after starting at wellesley, reached more than 10 million people in its first year, according to its website. now harrison spend






corinne olympios wants demario jackson to know she doesn't blame him for anythin


corinne olympios doesn't have any hard feelings toward demario jackson, the fellow "bachelor in paradise" cast member who was with her at the center of a scandal that shut down production on the reality tv series in june. "i don't blame demario. i never pointed fingers at demario. i never said a bad word about demario," the 25-year-old told host chris harrison in an early-august taped interview that aired tuesday night on abc. she and jackson haven't spoken since production was halted after allegations of misconduct were made by a producer, leading to an investigation of what happened during a period when, olympios now says, she was blacked out. "i was almost a little bit nervous to talk to [demario], because he did run to the media and i didn't want to add fuel to the fire," she said. bef






the latest: slain new orleans officer 29, left wife, 2 kids


new orleans — the latest on new orleans police officer killed (all times local):10:30 a.m.new orleans police say the officer shot and killed while on patrol early friday was 29 years old and leaves a wife and two children, aged 5 and 2. he's identified as officer marcus mcneil, a three-year veteran assigned since july 2015 to the eastern new orleans district where he was killed.police superintendent michael harrison said at a 3:30 a.m. news conference that mcneil was shot when he and three other officers on routine patrol got out of their car to investigate something suspicious shortly after midnight.he says mcneil collapsed on the scene and died at a hospital.he says one or more officers fired back, wounding the suspect, who fled into an apartment. harrison says police negotiators eventua






waiting for the paperback? here are 11 good reads, out now


arts critic moira macdonald recommends books by helen oyeyemi, jim harrison, jim lynch, matthew desmond and lindy west — plus 6 more fiction and nonfiction titles.“a book worth reading is worth buying,” the victorian-era art critic john ruskin famously said — and i suspect he had a problem with shelf space, too. those of us who love books like to surround ourselves with them, a habit that can wreak havoc with dust, available household surfaces (you should see where i’ve managed to stack a few books) and our finances. luckily, paperbacks exist, to help us out with that last bit, if not the first two. (i’ve long thought that my memoir, should i ever write one, would be titled “waiting for the paperback.”) this spring brings, as always, a good crop of new paperbacks; perhaps you’ve been waiti






"horrific" scene inside new orleans home where 3 found dead, 1 injured


new orleans – police are asking the public for information after discovering three people dead and one injured in a home early friday morning in the gentilly section of new orleans.details of the crime and victims are somewhat unclear. nopd superintendant michael harrison told reporters that the deceased victims were shot and that “children were involved,” but according to cbs affiliate wwl, police later declined to confirm children were among those killed or injured and how the victims were killed.“we are working to identify motive, we are working to identify how, or why this would have happened,” said nopd superintendant michael harrison.police were unable to release information about the ages or genders of the victims as family members have not been notified.“we do not have a perpetrato






"horrific" scene inside new orleans home where 3 found dead, 1 injured


new orleans -- police are asking the public for information after discovering three people dead and one injured in a home early friday morning in the gentilly section of new orleans.details of the crime and victims are somewhat unclear. nopd superintendant michael harrison told reporters that the deceased victims were shot and that “children were involved,” but according to cbs affiliate wwl, police later declined to confirm children were among those killed or injured and how the victims were killed.“we are working to identify motive, we are working to identify how, or why this would have happened,” said nopd superintendant michael harrison.police were unable to release information about the ages or genders of the victims as family members have not been notified.“we do not have a perpetrat






sweat, nycfc top red bulls 2-0 in hudson river derby


harrison, n.j. — ben sweat scored his first mls goal and assisted on jack harrison's goal as new york city fc beat the new york red bulls 2-0 on saturday in the hudson river derby.nyc (9-5-3) won just its second game in seven mls meetings with the red bulls (7-8-2).harrison opened the scoring with a curling shot in the 33rd minute. rodney wallace drew two defenders at the corner of the 18-yard box, found an overlapping sweat and harrison one-touched the cross home. sweat scored in the 65th minute on a header of alexander ring's free kick.kemar lawrence's routine shot to sean johnson in the 80th minute was the red bulls' first shot on goal.it was johnson's fourth shutout of the season and nycfc's first win at red bull arena.






harrison beats basilashvili 6-1, 6-4 to win memphis open


memphis, tenn. — american ryan harrison beat nikoloz basilashvili of georgia 6-1, 6-4 on sunday to win the memphis open for his first career atp world tour title.harrison, 24, took the first set in 27 minutes before fighting off 10 break points in the second to win the match in 1 hour, 16 minutes. for the match, harrison saved all 12 break points faced.he took home the winner's check of $114,595 and 250 points. this victory is expected to move harrison to no. 43 in the world, matching his career-best ranking reached in july 2012. since then, the american had dipped to as low as 197 in the rankings as recently as oct. 20, 2014. last march, harrison was just 168th.he joined gilles muller (sydney) as a first-time winner on tour this year and is the first to make memphis his inaugural atp titl






steelers cut sack leader, 5-time pro bowler james harrison


pittsburgh (ap) — james harrison’s long tenure with the pittsburgh steelers is over.the afc north champions released the five-time pro bowl linebacker and 2008 nfl defensive player of the year on saturday to make room for right tackle marcus gilbert. gilbert is returning from a suspension for violating the league’s performance-enhancing substance policy.the 39-year-old harrison is the franchise’s all-time leader in sacks, piling up 80.5 during his 14 seasons with the steelers and 82.5 during his career. harrison briefly retired in september 2014 following a forgettable 2013 season in cincinnati but returned when the steelers ran into injury trouble.he collected at least five sacks every season between 2014 and 2016 and signed a two-year deal last spring that would have kept him in pittsbur






harrison ford: 'i'm the schmuck that landed on the taxiway'


25 march 2017 last updated at 05:49 gmt a recording has emerged of harrison ford explaining to air traffic control why he flew directly over a waiting passenger jet and landed on a taxiway at john wayne airport in southern california in february.






garfield receiver tre’shaun harrison, a four-star athlete, commits to oregon


the star times pick totaled 1,480 all-purpose yards and caught five touchdowns his junior season.tre’shaun harrison shutdown his recruiting trail tuesday. the garfield wide receiver announced via his twitter account he committed to oregon for the class of 2018.“after having a conversation with my family i have decided to shut down my recruiting and commit to the university of oregon,” harrison wrote in the post.harrison, who’s 6-foot-2 and 190-pounds, is ranked no. 2 in the state, according to scout and espn. the four-star athlete is a top-20 prospect in the nation by multiple recruiting sites, receiving scholarship offers from 12 different programs. the decision was a choice of oregon, ucla, usc, washington, utah or michigan.“i choose oregon because i felt it would fit me best,” harrison






taraji p. henson - 2017 oscars red carpet gallery - pictures


taraji p. hensontaraji p. henson attends the 89th annual academy awards at hollywood & highland center on february 26, 2017 in hollywood.credit: frazer harrison/getty imagesruth neggaruth negga attends the 89th annual academy awards at hollywood & highland center on february 26, 2017 in hollywood.click through to see more photos of stars on oscars night. credit: frazer harrison/getty imagescynthia erivocynthia erivo attends the 89th annual academy awards at hollywood & highland center on february 26, 2017 in hollywood.credit: frazer harrison/getty imagesluke braceyluke bracey attends the 89th annual academy awards at hollywood & highland center on february 26, 2017 in hollywood.credit: frazer harrison/getty imagesisabelle huppertisabelle huppert attends the 89th annual academy awards at ho