Tuesday May 22-nd, 2018

Virginia Tech Upsets #2 UVa 61-60 in Overtime Virginia Tech Upsets #2 UVa 61-60 in Overtime

Virginia Tech travels to Charlottesville to take on No. 2 Virginia. The Cavaliers were ranked eighth at the time and only in the nascent stages of becoming a team many analysts consider a favorite to reach its first Final Four under Coach Tony Ben...

South Africa vs India: What is a Pink ODI?

India is leading the series by 3-0 and if the men in blue win the 4th match, they cannot only seal ODI series, but can clinch the No 1 title in ICC ODI Rankings as well. India were cruising at 197/2 in 34 overs when play was interrupted for almost ...

Moon dismisses Abe's call to resume US-S. Korea drills Moon dismisses Abe's call to resume US-S. Korea drills

Pence arrived late and stayed for just five minutes - and did not interact with the delegation from the North - at a Friday VIP reception for delegation leaders. From the detonation of its hydrogen bomb to test firing an ICBM, North Korea's Kim Jong-...

Another White House staffer resigns amid domestic abuse allegations

According to Politico , officials had not yet completed a background check on Sorensen. In a written statement sent through the White House press office Wednesday, Porter said he took those photos, but that "the reality behind them is nowhere clo...

Second White House staffer resigns amid spousal abuse claims

In an interview on CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360", Willoughby said she's often asked why she stayed in a relationship with Porter if he was a "monster". One of those sources was so troubled by these rumors that he tried to repeatedly track them down, ...

Two Koreas hold top-level talks in Olympic rapprochement Two Koreas hold top-level talks in Olympic rapprochement

Kim Yong Nam , president of the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly, and his delegation held a brief meeting with Moon when attending the ceremony, the report said. Kim Yo Jong , 30, is visiting South Korea for the 2018 Winter Olympics ...

Former Longhorn Beau Hossler tied for first-round lead Former Longhorn Beau Hossler tied for first-round lead

When does playing a lot of golf hurt more than help? But Rory McIlroy is 11 shots off the lead after a miserable three-over-par 74 included a staggering five putt attempts on the par four fifth. "I just love everything about it". Mickelson's am...

Freezing rain on the way for southern Quebec Freezing rain on the way for southern Quebec

Snowy conditions will continue on Sunday with additional centimetres of snow during the day. The rain will develop near the US border before heading north to Montreal, the North Shore and the Centre-du-Qu├ębec region. Slow down and maintain a safe d...

Boris Johnson calls for safe return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar Boris Johnson calls for safe return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar

The Reuters report drew on interviews with Buddhists who confessed to torching Rohingya homes, burying bodies and killing Muslims in what they said was a frenzy of violence triggered when Rohingya insurgents attacked security posts last August.

Korean President for Talks in Pyongyang Korean President for Talks in Pyongyang

The North Koreans earlier Saturday invited Moon to visit Pyongyang in what would be the Koreas' third summit talks since their 1945 division. Shortly before Pence made his announcement in Tokyo, South Korea's Unification Ministry announced that K...

The reasons North Korean athletes won't defect The reasons North Korean athletes won't defect

As Pence sat with South Korean President Moon Jae-In amid a heavy blanket of security that delayed many fans from getting to the venue for the start, the show was stolen by the colorful group of North Korean cheerleaders dispatched south of the b...

Iran and Syria 'playing with fire' as drone intercepted Iran and Syria 'playing with fire' as drone intercepted

The army has downed an Iranian drone launched from Syria into Israel's northern territory; Israeli warplanes in response pounded the target in Syria, the army's spokesman said on Saturday. At the moment President Assad and Iran are consolidating ...

World leaders issue conflicting messages around Israel's attack in Syria World leaders issue conflicting messages around Israel's attack in Syria

After the drone went down, Israel sent jets into Syria and blew up the command center located at an airbase near Palmyra. "Iran is dragging the region into an adventure in which it doesn't know how it will end", he said in a statement . Sirens sou...

Narendra Modi arrives in Palestine, to hold talks with Mahmoud Abbas Narendra Modi arrives in Palestine, to hold talks with Mahmoud Abbas

In a significant gesture, President Mahmoud Abbas conferred Narendra Modi with Grand Collar Honour, which is Palestine's highest honour, in recognition of PM's wise leadership. Then, Modi and Netanyahu inaugurated a center for technological i...

Russia Expresses Concern over Israeli Strikes in Syria Russia Expresses Concern over Israeli Strikes in Syria

Ynet news site in Israel reported the incident set of warning alarms in northern Israeli communities. "The Syrians and the Iranians are playing with fire". But just as Syrian self-confidence appears to have grown, Israel also sent a strong mess...

Sonam's prompt reply to the 'PadMan' Challenge Sonam's prompt reply to the 'PadMan' Challenge

This was developed by your wife, Twinkle Khanna , what does her passion for the project and this story mean to you and to India? The exercise received a lot of criticism especially when only 12 percent of India's 355 million menstruating women use s...

Trump calls Democratic memo 'very political and long' Trump calls Democratic memo 'very political and long'

The four-page Nunes memo alleged the warrant obtained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act court to monitor former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page was based on an unsubstantiated dossier of negati...

Trump Says Democratic Intelligence Memo Is 'Very Political' And Needs Redaction Trump Says Democratic Intelligence Memo Is 'Very Political' And Needs Redaction

White House Counsel Don McGahn advised Nunes that the "Executive Branch stands ready to review any subsequent draft of the February 5th Memorandum for declassification at the earliest opportunity". Feinstein's statement Friday also said any changes t...

Man arrested in shooting death of teenager north of Denver Man arrested in shooting death of teenager north of Denver

He said Bollinger provided the gun, which he took along with her purse. The affidavit goes on to say that when Lopez went to her apartment on December 28, she told him that she wanted to be killed "on her knees ... According to the arrest affidavit...

Kim Jong Un invites S. Korea's Moon to Pyongyang Kim Jong Un invites S. Korea's Moon to Pyongyang

The two sides discussed inter-Korean relations, reports say news agency, and Moon responded to the invitation by saying: "Let us make it happen by creating the necessary conditions in the future". Past "charm offensives" have been interpreted as No...

Modi to meet Palestine president Mahmoud Abbas today Modi to meet Palestine president Mahmoud Abbas today

In Ramallah , that serves as the de facto capital of Palestine, Modi headed straight to the memorial of former President Yasser Arafat where he laid a wreath. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi hugs Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a pr...

Korean leader's sister says Seoul feels familiar Korean leader's sister says Seoul feels familiar

North Korea has sent some of the highest level officials ever to the south for these games, the result of diplomacy by Seoul that led to an agreement between the two countries - still formally at war - to participate together in the Winter Games.

Kim Jong Un invites South Korea's Moon to Pyongyang

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is not directly addressing news that North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has invited South Korean President Moon Jae-in for a visit, as the two Koreas use the Olympics as an opportunity for renewing ties. Pence's office...

Was there a cyberattack at the Olympic opening ceremony?

Kim Yo Jong , top right, sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , sits alongside Kim Yong Nam , president of the Presidium of North Korean Parliament, and behind U.S. The high-ranking North Korean delegation had landed in South Korea earlier i...

North's 'army of beauties' seduces as Koreans suffer hockey rout

Moon ran for (and won) his country's highest office on a platform of diplomacy with the North. US Vice President Mike Pence , who was seated in the same box, did not interact with the North Koreans at any point, US officials said . South Korea's ...

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