Villanova routs Kansas, sets 3-point Final Four record

The Wildcats were 44-of-92 from behind the arc in their first three NCAA Tournament games before a 4-of-24 effort against a tough Texas Tech perimeter defense in the Elite Eight. 1 Kansas out of the contest, while the Wolverines relied on impre... More..

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No timetable set for Kawhi Leonard (quad) to return to Spurs
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

No timetable set for Kawhi Leonard (quad) to return to Spurs

Spurs staff has traveled to NY to meet with Leonard and stay abreast of his treatment and activity, sources said. "There were 6,000 people there, but I knew he was (referring to) me, and I started crying and ...More..

Dec acknowledges Ant's absence as Saturday Night Takeaway returns
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Dec acknowledges Ant's absence as Saturday Night Takeaway returns

It was confirmed in a tweet last week from Ant and Dec's official account that tonight's episode and the Florida finale would both be hosted by Dec on his own. "Have a great Good Friday! D x". The 42-year-o...More..

Tyronn Lue to rejoin Cavs as observer, ease back into coaching role
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Tyronn Lue to rejoin Cavs as observer, ease back into coaching role

As coach Lue made his way to the facility prior to Friday night's game, he ran into a jovial Jeff Green, who joked that he forgot what his coach looked like. Love's status will depend on how he recovers followi...More..

Ex-Hibs and Rangers star Ray Wilkins critically ill after cardiac arrest
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Ex-Hibs and Rangers star Ray Wilkins critically ill after cardiac arrest

She added the situation is "very bad". Former England star Ray Wilkins was rushed to St George's Hospital, in Tooting, South London , this week after a heart attack and a fall at his home in Cobham, Surrey...More..

Erdogan 'saddened' by France's stance on Kurdish militia
by | Monday, April 02, 2018

Erdogan 'saddened' by France's stance on Kurdish militia

Unfortunately, Turkey views Kurdish militia forces in Syria as an extension of the violent PKK separatist group in Turkey and has invaded northeastern Syria to drive out the Kurds. He said coalition offensive...More..

China backs inter-Korean, US-North Korea summits
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

China backs inter-Korean, US-North Korea summits

It will be the third meeting between the governors of the two Koreas, since previously they were held in 2000 and 2007 in the North capital. The Geneva Agreement in 1994, Joint Statement of the Fourth Round of ...More..

Extreme security plans for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding revealed
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Extreme security plans for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding revealed

Other security measures include an extensive network of automatic number plate recognition (ANPR) technology and CCTV alongside hostile vehicle mitigation (HVM) barriers to prevent the use of cars or vans in an...More..

Price shines as Red Sox edge Rays, 1-0
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Price shines as Red Sox edge Rays, 1-0

Nunez becomes the first Red Sox player with an inside-the-park home run on opening day since 1968, when Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski did it, per Red Sox notes on Twitter . The St. Petersburg Fire Departmen...More..

Guymon teachers to participate in walkout next week despite pay raise
by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

Guymon teachers to participate in walkout next week despite pay raise

Sam Brownback's (R) veto, and on Wednesday night, Oklahoma lawmakers gave final approval to a bill that will generate $450 million in new revenue from a $1-a-pack surcharge on cigarettes, increasing the g...More..

by | Friday, March 30, 2018

North, South Korean leaders to meet in historic…

Since then, Kim left his country for the first time since taking power in 2011 with a secret visit to China this week. The rapid rapprochement was kicked off by the Winter Olympics in the South and comes afte...More..

Judge rejects Stormy Daniels' bid for Trump to give evidence
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Judge rejects Stormy Daniels' bid for Trump to give evidence

District Judge James Otero's ruling was dense with legal jargon, but Avenatti explained that the gist of it was that he had filed his client's request for a jury trial too early. "Once the court has determin...More..

Former Disney Star Caroline Sunshine Joins Trump Administration
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Former Disney Star Caroline Sunshine Joins Trump Administration

The statement continued: "Prior to her internship at the White House, Carolina interned for the Office of House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, the College Republican National Committee and the California R...More..

Israel's Carrier Goes to Court Over Air India's Flights Through Saudi Airspace
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Israel's Carrier Goes to Court Over Air India's Flights Through Saudi Airspace

The process is being monitored by Air India-Specific Alternative Mechanism headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. A successful sale of Air India, which is surviving on taxpayer-funded bailouts, is seen as t...More..

Scattered snow and rain in Billings, followed by partly sunny skies
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

Scattered snow and rain in Billings, followed by partly sunny skies

At present the extent and amounts of any snow are very uncertain, and the risk of disruption is low. Easter Sunday will start off mostly cloudy and cold with temperatures around 30 degrees in the morning in...More..

Takeaways From White House's Semi-Denials of Pardon Talks
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Takeaways From White House's Semi-Denials of Pardon Talks

Andrew Wright, a former associate in the White House counsel's office under President Barack Obama, highlighted that Dowd, Cobb, and Sekulow have all denied that Dowd broached the possibility of pardons for F...More..

Catalan independence: Wanted ex-minister Clara Ponsati posts bail in Scotland
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Catalan independence: Wanted ex-minister Clara Ponsati posts bail in Scotland

Former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont , who faces similar charges, was taken into custody in Germany at the weekend . Mr Anwar said: "She does not believe that the Spanish courts can guarantee indepen...More..

Kenyan govt attempts to deport Kenyan politician again
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Kenyan govt attempts to deport Kenyan politician again

Miguna Miguna was previously deported to Canada on 6 February in a crackdown on politicians who attended a mock inauguration of the opposition leader, Raila Odinga , to protest against the re-election of th...More..

Trump Suggests Paying for US Border Wall With Pentagon Funds
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Trump Suggests Paying for US Border Wall With Pentagon Funds

Departments, however, have limited authority to reprogram funds without congressional approval. (The fact that he allegedly had an affair with a porn star, whom he subsequently paid off to stay quiet, is obvi...More..

Russian Federation announces 3-day mourning for mall fire victims
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Russian Federation announces 3-day mourning for mall fire victims

The lawmaker, Yelena Mizulina, also told Kemerovo residents and all Russians during the program that they can "prove that you're all on one team" and urged them not to "give into provocations" or discuss "rum...More..

Mitch McConnell Wants Congress to Legalize Hemp
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Mitch McConnell Wants Congress to Legalize Hemp

McConnell's efforts to increase hemp production may help persuade doubters that he will seek re-election in 2020, which he has said he is doing. The most important piece of the legislation is that hemp would ...More..

Centre seeks report from West Bengal government on violence during Ram Navami
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Centre seeks report from West Bengal government on violence during Ram Navami

The TMC in a bid to counter the rallies by the BJP and Sangh affiliates took out colourful processions and organised Ram Puja in various parts of the state and said, "BJP won't be able to use Ram Navami as an...More..

Qatar takes part in Afghan peace meet
by | Thursday, March 29, 2018

Qatar takes part in Afghan peace meet

They also called upon the Taliban to "accept this offer for a peace process that is Afghan-led and Afghan-owned". European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini and a number of foreign ministers incl...More..

United States seeks China trade moves on autos, financials, chips
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

United States seeks China trade moves on autos, financials, chips

S&P 500 futures added 0.5 per cent to 2,672.80. The newspaper reported that Mnuchin was considering a visit to Beijing to pursue negotiations. While China last week announced its possible retaliatory plans ...More..

Uber Selling Southeast Asian Business to Regional Rival Grab
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Uber Selling Southeast Asian Business to Regional Rival Grab

Media practitioner Suzy Zarei, who is also a part-time Grab driver, said most Uber drivers are likely to happily shift over to Grab as the business structure is more driver-friendly. Responding to queries, an...More..