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Sweden vs. South Korea Set for Women's Curling Gold-Medal Match


What followed Viktor Ahn's victory was the voluntary resignation of the man known as the godfather of South Korea's short track speed skating, Jeon Myeong-gu, in March of the same year. Kim has already lost a sponsorship deal because of the furor. " We realize there is a lot of interest about our team ", Min-jung said. "I apologize for hurting the feelings of many people", Kim said. Read More »

FL shooting father: 'I was on a mission' at Trump meeting


In an early morning tweetstorm, Trump said giving as many as 20 percent of teachers concealed firearms will deter would-be "sicko" shooters. Trump repeated his call for teachers and school officials who are experienced with firearms to have access to a gun in schools. Read More »

Congress releases classified Democratic memo


Adam Schiff, the committee's top Democrat. President Trump blocked the memo's outright release two weeks ago, with the White House counsel warning that the document "contains numerous properly classified and especially sensitive passages". Read More »

Ben Stokes: England captain Eoin Morgan confirms return date


The Black Caps are eager to be the more adaptable side and responding to the return of an explosive allrounder like Stokes is just one of many possible challenges. "Coming back from injury in the Champions Trophy [last summer] he couldn't bowl at 100 per cent so he bowled maybe five or six overs and built it up from there". Read More »

Elections for 58 Rajya Sabha seats from 16 states on March 12


While BJP's Venkaiah Naidu is chairman of the Rajya Sabha being the Vice-President of India, party chief Amit Shah too is a member of the Upper House.With the altered power equations, political discourse in the Upper House could get shriller in the run up to the 2019 General elections, the sources added. Read More »

Canada sets aside disappointment to prevail in bronze-medal game


Without the players of the National Hockey League, the Canadians had a workforce less formidable than in past GAMES, but their elimination by Germany was, however, a huge counter-performance. "He's been our best player this tournament", Grigorenko said. Vancouver island very own Cassie Sharpe took home gold in the half pipe and Katelyn Osmond became the 6th Canadian woman to earn an individual figure skating medal at the Olympic games. Read More »

Bank Halts NRA Credit Card, Car Rental Ends Discount


A MetLife spokesman said "we value all our customers but have made a decision to end our discount program with the NRA ". Despite growing more and more extreme in its anti-liberal, anti-media rhetoric, the NRA has for the most part escaped a business backlash, even amid a steady stream of mass shootings over the years. Read More »

PM Modi breaks silence on PNB scam; vows to take strict action


The Prime Minister described the public meeting in Daman as a historic event not only in terms of the number of people who have joined him but also in terms of the development projects being launched from there. "I am surprised that despite our prime minister being the most expensive "chawkidar" (watchman), why are all these (banking frauds) happening under his nose", Sibal told a press conference here, taking a swipe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his refrain during poll rallies that he ... Read More »

Centre seeks report on lynching of tribal man


The report revealed that the youth suffered injuries on head as if in an attack. Madhu was beaten to death after his hands were tied using his dhoti by a group of people who accused him of theft, according to the victim's mother. Subrahmaniyan said that Madhu was suffering from a mental illness, and used to live in the forest and caves. His mother and sister told television channels that a group of almost 10-15 persons went to the forest and thrashed him. Read More »

President Donald Trump backs efforts to bolster Federal Bureau of Investigation gun checks


The White House said Sunday the president will host a "listening session" with students and teachers this week, but offered no details on who would attend or what would be discussed. A day earlier, Trump sent another signal he had been swayed by the Parkland shooting and the dramatic calls for action in its aftermath. But the attack, the 18 school shooting this year alone, has also renewed calls for greater gun control with several survivors leading the charge. Read More »

Meteo, Torino siberiana: il gelo toccherà anche i -10 gradi


Maltempo in arrivo quindi. Questi valori, specialmente negli estremi minimi, potrebbero risultare anche inferiori di qualche grado a seconda delle condizioni locali di copertura nuvolosa; un effetto analogo puo' essere determinato dalla presenza di neve vecchia al suolo, con particolare riferimento alle zone appenniniche. Read More »

No. 14 Arizona's Trier suspended for trace amount of PED


In late January 2018, Allonzo participated in an NCAA student-athlete drug screening. The school is appealing the NCAA's decision, arguing in the release that the detected substance " appears to be a remnant of a substance, which the NCAA agreed, Allonzo had unknowingly ingested in 2016 ". Read More »

School's deputy never entered building during shooting


They have been widely interviewed on national television and have traveled to meet politicians in Tallahassee , the state capital, and U.S. President Donald Trump in the White House. Police said the footage being reviewed was 20 minutes old, which led to responding officers being told that the shooter was in a certain place, while officers on the scene said that he was not there. Read More »

Warren Buffett praises new Berkshire vice chairmen in annual letter


Buffett said a "purchasing frenzy" binge by deal-hungry chief executives employing cheap debt has made that task hard. Will Buffett, who loathes using free cash to pay cash dividends, opt to give some of the money back to shareholders? "A large portion of our gain did not come from anything we accomplished at Berkshire", Buffett said. Read More »

Cold blast from Russian Federation will bring temperatures as low as -5C

Snow showers "or longer periods of snow" are expected on Tuesday, while heavy snow showers are expected on Wednesday. The snow will get worse on Wednesday with delays to the transport network possible... But over the weekend it will become "even colder with widespread overnight frosts and bitter by day with a marked windchill". Meteorologically speaking we are less than one week away from the start of spring , but despite recent mild conditions the weather is set to turn cold again and it ... Read More »

Amma two-wheeler scheme launched, aimed at women empowerment


The beneficiaries included women who worked in the private sector, an accountant, a salesperson and an assistant in a private store. The " Amma " two wheeler scheme will go a long way in empowering women in the state, he added. "As the Central government, we are working in this direction", he said. Modi's visit, which comes just days after Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam said the prime minister played a vital role in uniting the two AIADMK factions after Jayalalithaa's ... Read More »

Russian stealth fighters rumoured to be in Syria


With the apparent deployment of the Su-57, Russia may be teaching its best pilots in its newest plane how to stalk and fight F-22s, which would rely on stealth as their major advantage in combat with more maneuverable Russian jets . But while the Su-57 poses no real air-to-air threat to western fighters in its current, unrefined state, it has a diverse array of powerful radars Russian Federation could use to flawless anti-stealth techniques and battle plans against the US's F-22. Read More »

Barnaby Joyce sexual harassment accuser wanted Nationals leader held accountable

Mr Joyce, who's been on personal leave this week with his new partner Vikki Campion, will officially quit as Nationals leader on Monday and go to the backbench. Assistant families minister David Gillespie is also a confirmed challenger, and he told Sky News he wanted to address the GST carve-up and decentralisation if he became leader. Read More »

US tightens sanctions on North Korean shipping


Following Trump's announcement, the U.S. Treasury released a list involving one person, 27 companies and 28 ships from North Korea, China , Singapore, Hong Kong and Taiwan, and the only person facing the sanctions was referred to as a Taiwanese - Tsang Yung-yuan. Read More »

Gun control demonstrations planned around the U.S. after Florida school shooting


Busloads of students from Stoneman Douglas High School are expected to go to Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, to march on the state Capitol to demand more stringent gun laws. The National Day of Action Against Gun Violence in Schools will protest politicians who "sit on their hands as our children and their teachers are murdered in their schools", reads a statement on the NPE website . Read More »

Mix of snow, sleet, freezing rain return late Wednesday night


Rain is likely all three days. Today: Freezing drizzle/patchy sleet early, then light freezing rain/rain showers possible this afternoon . Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high at 50. We'll reach the 60s on Tuesday with a chance of a few showers Tuesday night , and rain chances will increase on Wednesday as we'll be in the 50s. Read More »

Wayfair Inc (W) Shares Moving -22.05% On Volume

Should you diversify into Dream Office Real Estate Investment Trust and boost your portfolio income stream? Kempen Nv stated it has 46,785 shares or 0.43% of all its holdings. (NYSE:GEF). 9,000 were reported by South Dakota Investment Council. The business's quarterly revenue was up 19.9% compared to the same quarter last year. Read More »