Winnipeg Sun Bill Cosby hires Michael Jackson’s lawyer for sex assault retrial 2017-08-21T21:54:28.000000000-05:00 PHILADELPHIA — Bill Cosby has hired Michael Jackson’s former lawyer to represent him at his November retrial on sexual-assault charges in Pennsylvania. 'We will win': Trump renews Afghanistan commitment 2017-08-21T21:17:31.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON — Declaring the U.S. will win “in the end,” President Donald Trump vowed Monday night to keep American troops fighting in Afghanistan despite his earlier inclination to withdraw. But he insisted the U.S. would not offer “a blank check” after 16 years of war, and he pointedly declined t... Search underway for missing U.S. sailors; Navy chief orders probe 2017-08-21T20:37:56.000000000-05:00 SINGAPORE — The U.S. Navy ordered a broad investigation into the performance and readiness of the Pacific-based 7th Fleet after the USS John S. McCain collided with an oil tanker in Southeast Asia, leaving 10 U.S. sailors missing and five injured. Fletcher asks court to strike down ban on floor-crossing 2017-08-21T18:27:41.000000000-05:00 A Manitoba politician who was kicked out of the governing Progressive Conservative caucus is asking a judge to strike down the province’s ban on floor-crossing as a violation of his charter rights. Private MRI clinic proposal for Niverville draws varied reactions 2017-08-21T18:24:22.000000000-05:00 MRIs may soon be offered at a private clinic in Niverville, Man., 42 kms southeast of Winnipeg. 'I'm Broke Baby': police hunt suspected TV thief in 'ironic' T-shirt 2017-08-21T18:04:27.000000000-05:00 LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Police in suburban Kansas City are on the hunt for a man accused of stealing a TV while wearing a T-shirt with the phrase “I’m Broke Baby” on it. Fabled Fort Knox opens $186 billion gold vault to civilians 2017-08-21T18:04:26.000000000-05:00 LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Inside the famed vaults at Fort Knox, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell held a 27-pound gold bar in his hands Monday as part of the first civilian delegation to see most of the country’s bullion reserves in more than 40 years. Solar eclipse 2017: Canadians take in partial eclipse across nation [Video] 2017-08-21T17:54:31.000000000-05:00 Canadians across the country will be donning special glasses and looking to the sky to take in a partial solar eclipse today. Historic eclipse darkens skies across U.S. [Photos] [Video] 2017-08-21T17:44:17.000000000-05:00 Millions of Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday as the moon blotted out the sun in the first full-blown solar eclipse to sweep the U.S. from coast to coast in nearly a century. Vegas airport asks owners to plan places to park their jets 2017-08-21T17:39:29.000000000-05:00 Las Vegas airport officials are asking owners of corporate planes to find places to park their aircraft while in town for the upcoming fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor.