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Hawk softball continues hot season start with back-to-back wins

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Gamch said the team's main focus this season was to become closer as a family, and that the team had been doing a lot of team bonding and building activities that she see's have made a difference this year. I don't think anything consciously changed, it just took one hit and our confidence grew at the plate. "On the field it's easy for me, I guess". For the third time, the Aces added a run on the scoreboard. Read More »

Storms could bring severe weather, flash flooding to Houston

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This activity should weaken through the early morning and based on what I'm seeing tonight, cooler outflow associated with this wet weather could settle into west Alabama by sunrise and further limit the severe risk. The National Weather Service issued a Flash Flood Warning for Trinity, Austin, Burleson, Grimes, Washington, Brazos, Montgomery, Houston, Madison, Walker counties until 3 a.m. Read More »

GSLV rocket carrying communication satellite GSAT-6A lifts off

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The satellite will be launched by a Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV). The engine has been improved and it will be able to carry another 70kg weight to its payload capability. Under the controversial deal, the Bengaluru-based Devas was to use the transponders of GSAT-6 and GSAT-6A in the crucial S-Band wavelength (that was primarily kept for the country's strategic interests) for its digital multimedia service for 12 years. Read More »

Government Seeks Information From Facebook on Data Leak

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It's not a legitimate business. "But they do have offices there, they do have staff there", the 28-year-old said . He said this tactic was used in elections around the world, including the 2016 one that saw Donald Trump elected as president of the U.S., as well as the pivotal vote that saw Brexit become a reality by the tiniest margin. Read More »

Judge considering request to delay special elections order

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He has until noon today to call the elections. Lawyers from the state Department of Justice did not say after the hearing whether they plan to appeal. Walker has refused to call special elections to replace Rep. Keith Ripp and Sen. "No court that I'm aware of is at liberty to ignore the law in order to facilitate the Legislature's consideration of bills that might become law". Read More »

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation cuts Russian permanent mission by one third

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The coordinated action among Western allies is seen as a huge diplomatic coup for May whose country is preparing to exit the European Union bloc and may have had doubts about how much support she could count on. Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in Westminster, London , Britain, March 26, 2018. The Russian Foreign Ministry said Monday that Russia "strongly protests" diplomats expulsion by the United States and 14 European countries over the ex-spy case, vowing to ... Read More »

Final number of victims 64 people, no one is missing

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People lay flowers at a makeshift memorial in tribute to the victims of a fire at a shopping center in Kemerovo on March 27, 2018. "We faced so many difficulties and we will beat antisemitism as well", Svetlova asserted. Responding to their calls to oust longtime Kemerovo regional Governor Aman Tuleyev, Putin said he would make a decision following a probe conducted by a team of 100 federal investigators. Read More »

Sensex down over 150 points; Nifty trades at 10124

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Meanwhile, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth a net Rs 1,063.12, while the domestic institutional investors (DIIs) made purchases to the tune of Rs 2,172.91 crore yesterday, as per provisional data. Market breadth was negative with 517 advances against 992 declines. Brent crude futures were at United States dollars 70.42 per barrel, up 0.43 per cent. Read More »

Today's weather forecast for East Midlands

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The Met Office said that the weather may become more settled across northern parts, but southern parts are "still likely to see showers or longer spells of rain at times". Saturday, Sunday and Monday will all bring slowly raising temperatures, with the sun and the rain fighting all day, and it is expected to get as high as 13 degrees by Monday afternoon. Read More »

False Alarm: Israel Mistakenly Fires Iron Dome Air Defense Missiles in Gaza

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About 10 Iron Dome rockets could be seen rising into the sky, but there was no indication that Islamist militants in the Gaza Strip had fired rockets, the spokeswoman said . "A big portion of the army will be invested there", Eisenkot told the Yedioth Ahronoth daily, adding that over a hundred snipers, most from "special units", have been stationed in the area. Read More »

Ola Might Acquire Uber India With SoftBank Playing The MatchMaker

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A deal between the two is being brokered by Japanese investment giant Softbank. Even as talks of a merger between homegrown ride-sharing company Ola and USA firm Uber's India unit are doing the rounds, experts watching the mobility space feel that the move will create monopoly in the market, which at present has only two major players. Read More »

Malala meets PM Abbasi after return to Pakistan

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She has become an internationally recognised symbol of resistance to the Taliban's efforts of denying women education and other rights. Due to security reasons, the sources said, her visit and her entire itinerary was being kept secret. Malala was dressed in Pakistani shalwar kameez and dupatta. "Your enemies were those monsters who shot her point blank on her way to school", wrote Twitter user Shahira Lashari. Read More »

Southgate: Consult VAR only if foul is clear and obvious

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But instead of the post-match talk being about England's encouraging build-up to Russian Federation, it turned to the VAR after substitute Federico Chiesa was deemed to have been fouled in the area by debutant James Tarkowski of Burnley in the 85th minute. Read More »

NAACP Files Lawsuit to Force Accurate Minority Census Count

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They are likely to be fearful of filling out Census information which asks whether or not they are a US citizen, said Ramakrishnan, adding that - though he has not seen the new form - the question is likely to be a "yes" or "no", without an opportunity to decline. Read More »

Family dies after SUV plunges off cliff in California

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The auto was spotted around 3:38 p.m. Monday by others in the scenic spot just south of Juan Creek in Westport, a rugged and remote area of the California coastline, according to California Highway Patrol Sgt. "But people can change", said Shannon Baxter, in the release. "It haunted my wife since that day". Online court records say Sarah Hart's plea in Douglas County, Minnesota, also led to the dismissal of a charge of malicious punishment of a child. Read More »

Ansgar's Jenkins signs with Waldorf women's basketball team

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It's a big difference going in 1-0 or 1-1 at halftime. For her ability to hit tough shots while also being able to work for easier ones, for threading passes and helping make teammates better, and for showing the consistency in leadership that every coach desires, Pinto has been named the 2017-18 BoCoPreps.com girls basketball player of the year . Read More »

North and South Korea hold talks to prepare for April summit

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After six years of seclusion, it appears North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has decided it's time to get out and see the world. South Korean President Moon Jae In likely wants to gauge whether and how the Xi-Kim summit will affect the inter-Korean summit as well as Kim's summit with U.S. Read More »

Villanova students camp out for best seats at Final Four

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Sunday's winners will join 11th-seeded Loyola-Chicago and their telegenic nun, along with No. 3 MI in the national semifinals on Saturday in San Antonio . Has Michigan's luck run out? Michigan's offense did not come to play, but its defense was there to stay. Charles Matthews keyed the Wolverines with 17 points. Read More »

Bengal burning, but Mamata doing politics in Delhi, says BJP

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The BJP, meanwhile, slammed Banerjee and accused her of "doing politics" in the national capital while while her state was "burning". "I want that Congress wins in Karnataka, because it is strong there. Her visit to Delhi is part to unite opposition to stand against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government. BJP sources said that the Union Home Ministry has asked for a report from the West Bengal government on incidents of violence during Ram Navami processions in the state. Read More »

Expat killed in ballistic missile attack in Saudi Arabia

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The Saudi-led coalition, which is engaged in a bloody 0military campaign against Yemen , displayed wreckage of what it claimed to be fragments of ballistic missiles supplied to the Houthis by Iran . Saudi Arabia's missile interceptors may have "failed catastrophically" in their attempts to shoot down several missiles headed toward the capital of Riyadh over the weekend, one expert said . Read More »

Ready Player One Sequel Update

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Steven Spielberg thinks that the sliders from Carl's Jr. are "pretty good", but he's not happy the fast food chain tried to use his name to drum up some publicity for their "SpielBurgers". When an unlikely young hero named Wade Watts ( Tye Sheridan ) decides to join the contest, he is hurled into a breakneck, reality-bending treasure hunt through a fantastical universe of mystery, discovery and danger. Read More »

North Korea - China talks trail mystery train in China

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If the rumours turn out to be true, this would be the first time Kim would have stepped out of North Korean soil since he took power in 2011. China remains North Korea's only major ally and chief provider of energy, aid and trade that keep the country's broken economy afloat. Read More »

The shock of witnessing Jews demonstrating against anti-Semitism in Labour

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In 2009, he described the terror groups Hamas and Hezbollah as "friends", and was also a member of Facebook groups that included anti-Semitic statements. "They'll never find out, surely, and I'm so glad that social media hasn't been invented yet". Later, CUCA released its own statement announcing its solidarity with CULC on the issue of Corbyn's "incessant failures", calling anti-Semitism a "toxic poison which must be thwarted without compromise". Read More »

Poland signs deal to buy Patriot missile defense system

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The decision to purchase new weapons, particularly a missile defense system, will not be received warmly by Moscow. "We are allies forever", Jones said in fluent Polish. That puts the Poles on the cutting edge, because IBCS won't even enter USA service until 2022 - and that's as a limited Initial Operational Capability or IOC. Read More »