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Ivanka Trump arrives in S. Korea for Games, diplomacy

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President Donald Trump's daughter and adviser, Ivanka , who is also set to attend Sunday's closer. "Given the universe of dignitaries in this administration that the president could have sent to South Korea , Ivanka Trump is probably the best of the lot in terms of a relatively good reputation, having a fair amount of charisma and star power", said Evan Resnick, coordinator of the US Program at the S. Read More »

Police identify armed robber shot by Tulsa liquor store clerk

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The robber struggled for the mother's gun while the daughter put a few well-placed shots into the man. The Tulsa Police Department has identified the man accused of attempting to rob a Tulsa liquor store Thursday evening before he was shot multiple times by a clerk. Read More »

A First Alert Severe Weather Day issued for Saturday

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The Russellville and Ozark campuses of Arkansas Tech University are included in the area under a tornado watch through 6 p.m. Saturday. The best chance for scattered, severe thunderstorms will be off to our north, encompassing much of northeast Texas, northern Louisiana, and much of Arkansas where a medium or higher risk of severe weather will exist. Read More »

Won't tolerate loot: PM Modi breaks silence on PNB scam

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The following is what the Prime Minister told a business summit in New Delhi on Friday night, apparently "breaking" his nine-day silence on the biggest banking scam in the country: "An appeal that I also want to make is that in different financial institutions, people responsible for upholding rules and ethics should discharge their duties with full sincerity". Read More »

Florida shooting: Trump supports better background checks for gun purchases

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No decision has been made on that. A profile has emerged of a troubled young man who was expelled from the school previous year for "disciplinary reasons". Meanwhile, organisers behind anti-Trump and female empowerment protest the Women's March called for a 17-minute, nationwide walkout by teachers and students on March 14. Read More »

MFM FC leave it late to advance in CAF Champions League

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The other debutants on the continent, MFM FC secured a nervy 1-0 win at home against Real Bamako, after the sides had played out a 1-1 result in the first-leg. "The absence of my two key players affected us today and the fact that we missed so many scoring chances also means that we need to work on our attack against our future matches", the coach said. Read More »

Emma Chambers Dies at 53

A statement from her agency said Emma died from natural causes and that she would be "greatly missed" . She is married to fellow actor Ian Dunn. She was a great, great comedy performer, and a truly fine actress. In terms of more serious roles, Emma embodied Martha Thompson in the adaptation of Kingsley Amis' comic novel Take a Girl Like You , which was given three parts on the BBC. Read More »

Winter Olympics: What is the Alpine skiing team event?

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Judging by the response of the skiers themselves and the crowd at the Yongpyong Alpine Centre, there was enough drama to make up for the absence of slalom specialists like American Mikaela Shiffrin and Austria's Marcel Hirscher, who chose to call it a day after their individual events in Pyeongchang. Read More »

Madhu's death: Accused give statement against forest officials

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Madhu was beaten to death by a group of persons for allegedly stealing food articles from some shops in the forest-fringe Agali town. He also suffered severe blows to his chest in which his entire rib cage was broken. "Though forest jeep was there they refused to take him in the vehicle", she said, adding when he asked for water they refused it. "Our ministry has sought a report from the chief secretary about the incident and the action taken by the state government", Union tribal ... Read More »

Trump cracks joke about bald spot

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President Trump took some pot shots at my father and got the crowd to boo him. "Doesn't look bad", Trump said . During the 2016 campaign , President Trump let a woman tug the hair on top of his head to prove it is attached. You see these movies, and they're so violent. Trump said designating schools as "gun-free zones" puts students in "far more danger". "He walked in and went this way", Trump said, imitating McCain's thumbs down moment. Read More »

Flooding a threat across much of Arkansas through weekend

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There will also be some high winds associated with the incoming cold front. Two days of rain in southern Wisconsin swelled waterways, leading to a handful of high-water rescues for people stranded in their vehicles. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your local media for further statements and possible updated forecasts. A Flood Watch remains in place for most of southern in and includes most of the Indy metro. Read More »

Trump lashes out at Florida deputy

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It also opposes many Democratic proposals to restrict gun ownership, including limits on the size of magazines or a ban on semiautomatic rifles of the sort Cruz used in his attack. Florida's Democratic senator says the Republican governor's plan to prevent gun violence is showing "weak" leadership in the wake of a shooting that killed 17 people at a high school. Read More »

Aruna Reddy creates history, becomes 1st Indian to win bronze

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She chose a higher difficulty level of 4.800 in her second attempt, but could score only 8.833 on execution, which gave her a total of 13.633 points. India's Pranati Nayak finished 6th with an average of 13.416. After Ashish, it was Dipa who won a bronze medal in women's vault at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Read More »

Groom, grandmother die as wedding gift explodes

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The Bolangir district police have taken the case and the investigation is underway after the family of the groom registered the FIR. The groom succumbed to his injuries while he was taken to the Burla hospital. As per the family members, the explosives were kept inside the gift packet which triggered the explosion. "The impact of the explosion was such that the kitchen in which it was opened destroyed completely beyond recognition". Read More »

US Forces Strike 'Putin's Chef' after he Promised Assad a 'Pleasant Surprise'

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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 . The revelation that Russian mercenaries were killed stoked fears of an outright hostile confrontation between Russians and US forces. The sophisticated military aircraft have stealth capabilities and are specifically designed for attacking roles. Read More »

Speeding SUV Killed 9 and Injured 20 School Students in Bihar

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Talking about the incident, local Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) Muna Yadav citing witnesses said, "The Bolero driver was drunk and lost control over the vehicle and crushed the children badly". According to The Tribune , the injured children were rushed to the Sri Krishna Medical College and Hospital (SKMCH) at Muzaffarpur . The school is located along with the NH-77. Read More »

Businesses distancing themselves from NRA in wake of Parkland shooting

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The cybersecurity company's LifeLock identity theft protection service for businesses and its Norton anti-virus software had both offered discounts to NRA members. The hashtag #BoycottNRA was the top trending topic on Twitter on Friday morning. The push is the latest effort by social activists to use social media to apply economic pressure to force change. Read More »

Five things to watch Saturday and Sunday at Winter Games

Zagitova became the first athlete from the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation to win Olympic gold at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang . It even boasts Marit Bjorgen, the most decorated athlete in Winter Olympic history. Then there are the novice and junior skaters that are pushing the boundaries of what's possible - phenoms such as Alysa Liu, the talented and precocious 12-year-old from the Bay Area who won the junior USA title in San Jose, California, as the youngest ... Read More »

Suresh Raina: Every game very important for me

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South Africa are treating this game as a "final" but this is not an ICC tournament; it is a bilateral series where Proteas display their best cricket. This new T20 Player Performance Index is created over a period of 18-long months along with leading cricket statisticians, data scientists and in consultation with player representatives and players to create a meaningful, evidence-based approach to determine a world standing for every player representing their club, franchise or country, ... Read More »

United Nations to vote Saturday on humanitarian cease-fire in Syria

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Amid the wrangling U.S. President Donald Trump slammed the actions of the Syrian government and its Russian and Iranian supporters as a "humanitarian disgrace". Dr. Waleed Awata described a desperate, chaotic scene at the small hospital where he works as an anesthesiologist in the town of Zamalka, one of a cluster of settlements that make up eastern Ghouta. Read More »

Uttar Pradesh: 18-year-old girl burnt alive outside her village

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Whiloe by bicycle and the vegetables were found lying close to her body, a plastic container, partially filled with petrol, and a matchbox were also found, said a HT report. Tyre marls of a four-wheeler have also been found at the crime spot. Police suspect she tried to run towards her village, but collapsed after about 100m. Read More »

15:37Multiple Bomb Explosions Injure 2 People in Myanmar's Rakhine State

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Myo Thu Soe also said three other unexploded handmade bombs were found in the city. The explosions took place after a blast on Wednesday that killed two people and injured 11 others in Myanmar's northern Shan state. Myanmar authorities deny committing any atrocities and say they were targeting Rohingya rebels who raided police posts in August, killing at least a dozen officers. Read More »

Some Stockton students become violent during anti-gun protest

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According to the Stockton Police Department, a student protest is occupying the area of March Lane and Pershing Avenue. A woman told police that a rock was thrown through her auto window while she was driving along Rose Marie and Precissi Lane that hit her in the shoulder but did not cause any injuries. Read More »

Smartphones unveiled at MWC to come with high specs

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According to preliminary information, the smartphone will be equipped with double main and front cameras . Arguably the two most anticipated phones to be announced at MWC 2018 , the Galaxy S9 and S9 + are all set to be unveiled at the Samsung's Unpacked event on February 25 . Read More »

Parkland Shooting Survivors Confront Marco Rubio & NRA Spokeswoman In Emotional Town Hall

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All three legislators said they disagreed with Trump. "So I knew that was going to happen", said Kasky. The students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are not playing around. Outside the building, many protesters complained that lawmakers were not serious about reform, and they said that in future elections they would oppose any legislator who accepts campaign contributions from the National Rifle Association . Read More »

FCC taking another step to end net neutrality

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Under Senate rules, opponents can bypass formal committee review for a joint resolution and force the measure to the floor for a vote . "An open internet, and the free exchange of ideas it allows, is critical to our democratic process", said Schneiderman. Read More »

Nashville Sets Series Finale Date, Adds Mia Maestro and St. Elsewhere Vet

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The clock is winding down for the characters of Nashville as their sixth and final season of the drama series will officially end toward the end of July after finishing out the run with a mid-season premiere in June. ET/PT. But before we say goodbye, Nashville will also be adding some new faces with Ronny Cox ( True Detective ) and Mia Maestro ( Scandal ) set to appear as recurring characters. Read More »

How to Watch the Winter Olympics 2018 Closing Ceremony

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Canada's best players were not available for these Games as the National Hockey League decided not to interrupt its season to allow its players to participate. They provide us with food that's familiar - so we'd take the bus to the Haven House to get the home-cooked meal we needed. "It's a tough pill to swallow". Read More »

Ivanka Trump Leading US Delegation in Pyeongchang Olympics Closing Ceremony

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The Trump administration escalated pressure on North Korea Friday by slapping sanctions on scores of companies and ships accused of illicit trading with the pariah nation. "In response to the sanctions, the MOFA said as one of the members of the worldwide community, the Republic of China (Taiwan) has made plenty of efforts in recent months to implement sanctions against North Korea". Read More »

Primetime Ratings: NBC Sees Olympics Slip

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It'll be a busy day for Team USA in Pyeongchang during Wednesday's coverage of the Olympics . Late-night metered market ratings will return following NBC's Olympics coverage. Existing shows also got major exposure. In that match-up, last night's primetime on the Big 4 net was down 22% from the results of February 20, 2014 . Read More »

Ondata di gelo: arriva dalla Siberia il "Burian"

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Per fare il pieno di vitamina A ottimi spinaci, cicoria, zucca, ravanelli, zucchine, carote e broccoletti. La Protezione civile regionale ha inoltre emesso un avviso di criticità con allerta arancione per le condizioni meteo valido per le giornate di oggi e di domani . Read More »

Ivanka Trump at Olympics for politics, to back athletes

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For now, there are no signs that Ivanka Trump would meet Kim Yong Chol , vice chairman of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party Central Committee, who is to attend the closing ceremony. "President Moon also said out of all countries, South Korea has the strongest will to say it can not acknowledge North Korea as a nuclear state", he said. Read More »