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Brewers 2, Padres 1 - 12 Innings

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Clayton Richard became the first Padres pitcher to complete seven or more innings on Opening Day since Jake Peavy did so in 2009, thanks in large part to a renewed infield that showed just a glimpse of what the defense could be capable of this season. Read More »

Shark bumps, bites man on Hawaii's largest Kukio beach

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A 25-year-old standup paddler was bumped off his board and critically injured by a shark Saturday off the Kona Coast in Hawaii's first shark attack of the year. They said he is a 25-year-old resident of the community at Kukio Golf and Beach Club and had been out paddleboarding with his father. According to the Department of Land and Natural Resources, the last time there was a shark attack on the Big Island was in 2015. Read More »

NKorean leader Kim watches performance by SKorean pop stars

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The singers were met by Hyon Song Wol, the leader of Kim Jong-un's hand-picked girl-group Moranbong Band, who has been figuring out the details of the shows with South Korean officials. "There is a strong political motive to boost the mood ahead of the summit". He even reportedly posed with the band in a gesture of enormous significance, given that North Korea generally resists cultural infiltration from anywhere outside its borders, especially where the South is concerned. Read More »

Asansol violence: BJP delegation visits relief camps, affected areas

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Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has however asserted that such behavior was unacceptable in her state and that her government would strongly deal with each miscreant. Earlier Bengal governor K N Tripathi was also advised to refrain from travelling to the trouble-torn area. Both the appeal for peace and exhortation to violence played out at Asansol , which along with other districts, recently saw bouts of communal violence over armed Ram Navami processions. Read More »

Check out Amitabh Bachchan and Chiranjeevi in Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy

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Apparently, he will play Chiranjeevi's guru in the film. Bachchan, who already shares a great bond with Chiranjeevi , had earlier posted on his blog that the Telugu superstar has requested him for a cameo. Taking to Twitter, Amitabh further wrote, "T 2758 - SYEERA.!" Directed by Surender Reddy and produced by Ram Charan, officially went on the floors in December past year. Read More »

11-foot gator pulled from Florida family's pool

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It's unclear how the gator got in the pool, but the home sits on a golf course and it likely wandered from the course. The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office went on an alligator call Friday, and posted video and pictures on its Facebook page . Read More »

Mortal remains of 38 construction workers to be flown home

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Sangha said. "We will handover the mortal remains to their families". Mortal remains of 38 Indians, who were killed by Islamic State terrorists in Mosul in Iraq to arrive in India on Monday; Minister of State for External Affairs General V K Singh to fly back from Iraq on Monday morning with mortal remains. Read More »

Kosovo opens investigation into extradition of Turkish nationals

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Kosovo's prime minister has sacked his top security chiefs and ordered a probe into the expulsion of six members of US-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen's movement, which is blamed by Turkey for a 2016 coup attempt. Relatives of the six had stayed at Pristina airport until the early hours of Saturday after rumors spread that they might still be in Kosovo. Haradinaj said on Thursday: "The entire operation - revoking their residence permits, detention, emergency deportation and the secret ... Read More »

South Africa bat on despite massive lead

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Both showed some guts on day three of the fourth and final test in South Africa on Sunday, but it likely wasn't going to be enough to avoid a big defeat and a first series loss in South Africa in almost 50 years. Paine was last man out to a running, diving catch by Elgar, which gave the innings a gripping finish. I just through that cricket is a gentleman's game, and it was something I spoke to our players about bringing in.' He continued, ' It's not something we are going to do every Test ... Read More »

Indore Building Collapse: Death Toll Rises to 10, Rescue Operation Underway

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Seven are said to be injured, of them two are stated to be in critical condition. Police said many people are feared trapped under the debris while rescue operations are underway. Senior officials and public representatives, including mayor Malini Gaur, BJP MLA Usha Thakur, divisional commissioner Sanjay Dube, the district collector Nishant Warwade, the DIG Harinarayan Chari Mishra and municipal commissioner Manish Singh visited the spot, reported the Quint . Read More »

Man in critical condition after West Oakland stabbing; suspect arrested

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In addition, a La Plata police officer, who was following up on a tip, observed Havrilla in possession of distinct clothing that was worn at the time he used the stolen credit card. A total of 108 arrests relating to drugs and alcohol were made over the past week in the Blue Downs cluster in Cape Town in what Western Cape police refer to as disruptive operations. Read More »

8 militants killed, one captured in three separate encounters in Kashmir

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However, three other bodies of militants were recovered from Kachdora, Shopian . A civilian was also killed and four soldiers injured in the region divided between India and Pakistan but claimed in full by both. "A third operation against terrorists is still going on in Kachdoora village (in which three militants were killed)". Two civilians were also killed in Shopian - one at Dragad and another at Kachdoora. Read More »

Kawhi Leonard announces retirement from Spurs

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The Spurs reportedly sent team staff members to NY to monitor Leonard's progress. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Michael C. Wright added Saturday that there is still no clear recovery timetable. Sir Charles In Charge's David Early said in his article that the Spurs might be forced to trade Leonard to the Lakers in the coming offseason if Popovich fails to persuade him to remain in San Antonio . Read More »

US, South Korea quietly begin war games ahead of summits with North

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The Foal Eagle field-training exercises involving major troop movements have been shortened to about four weeks this year, roughly half the duration of last year. A number of South Korean protesters held up signs denouncing the military exercises on Sunday. The United States and South Korea began their annual joint military exercises on Sunday. Read More »

Netanyahu blasts Turkey's hypocrisy after Gaza condemnation

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Fatalities from the March 30 violence on the Israel-Gaza border identified by Israel as members of terror groups. Tens of thousands of Palestinians took part in the mass protests on Friday on the Gaza side of the border fence, which included many violent attacks. Read More »

Congress removes Ashok Gehlot as Gujarat party in-charge

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The role played by Gehlot in the Assembly elections in Gujarat as general secretary in charge of the state has been highly appreciated in the party, and it has helped him earn the confidence of Rahul. He had earlier also headed the party's communication wing for several years and has been part of several key decisions of the Congress. Last week, he appointed Amit Chavda as the president of the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee in place of Bharatsinh Solanki who had stepped down to facilitate ... Read More »

Kim Jong Un reportedly meets IOC's Bach

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The DPRK stands for the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, the North's official name. "He said that the once frozen north-south relations greeted a dramatic thawing season with the Olympics as a momentum and it was totally attributable to the efforts of the International Olympic Committee which offered an opportunity and paved a path for it", KCNA reported. Read More »

Quiet Easter afternoon, tracking next snow chance

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The snow alert covers much of Scotland, northern England, eastern Wales and the Midlands from the early hours of Monday morning until 11.45pm. Expect clouds in the morning and mostly sunny skies in the afternoon. More rounds of rain are expected this weekend with snow even a possibility by Easter. For example, Fremont and Omaha are likely to see less than 1 inch of snow. Read More »

All-Star Wall expected to rejoin Washington Wizards

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Charlotte took a 51-50 lead into the locker room break and was looking to build their lead to open the third but went cold from the field, missing its first six shots of the the quarter. If the playoffs started today or if not much will change in the standings, the Wizards will be going up against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in the first round. Read More »

Five things to know about the 2018-2019 Ontario budget

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Last year, the government posted its first balanced budget in a decade, and vowed to stay in the black through 2019-2020, although two fiscal watchdogs - the province's auditor general and financial accountability officer - had raised questions about its accounting practices. Read More »

Trump blasts California governor's immigrant pardons

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In a tweet Saturday, the President noted Brown recently granted clemency to five nationals who were accused of crimes including kidnapping, domestic abuse, and drug dealing. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions responded with a Department of Justice lawsuit seeking to invalidate three state laws protecting residents living in the country without documentation. Read More »

US Considers New Sanctions Against North Korea

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The United Nations Security Council has announced new measures against North Korea, blacklisting 27 ships, 21 shipping companies and one individual accused of helping the North evade previous sanctions. On the Panama-flagged tanker KOTI seized at Pyeongtaek-Dangjin port previous year over suspected oil supplies to the North, the official said the ministry is reviewing a plan. Read More »

Fifth of teachers say schools have asked parents for funding help

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Courtney Alfred was video arraigned in Bedford Municipal Court Thursday morning. "As a parent, we ask a lot of our children and our teacher, but there are two things we hope for the most - one is a teacher whose love of the subject inspires students, and the other is a teacher who cares deeply for our children", said parent Florence Bruner . Read More »