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Australia vs England ODI series: Jason Roy powers visitors to victory

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Limited-overs skipper said: "Joe is good and should be fit to play tomorrow". "That works for them and it's something that we might have to think about as well". Australia's Aaron Finch also took his place among the game's supporting acts, though his diligent 107 looked more important at the time. We probably left ourselves a few short in the first innings, we lost a few wickets in the middle and that probably stopped us from going as hard as we would have liked at the back end. Read More »

Karnataka govt demands unconditional apology from Goa minister, CM Parrikar

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Parrikar's letter had evoked strong criticism from Opposition ranks. "We will continue to strive to secure drinking water from #Mahadayi for our people". Yesterday, the minister himself visited the site along with the officials and upon his return to Panaji "confirmed" that Karnataka had "violated" the order of the apex court. Read More »

Chance of light snow increases into midweek as freezing temperatures endure

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It took a while for the clouds to clear this afternoon, and that held high temperatures in the 30s for most . Any snow which occurs will be over by sunrise Wednesday only to be followed by brutally cold temperatures accompanied by winds which may gust up to 20 miles per hour which will combine with temperatures which will fall into the 10-20 degree range which could produce wind chills as low as 5-below. Read More »

Trump Is In Excellent Health, Says White House Doctor

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Perdue said Sunday on ABC's "This Week: "I am telling you that he did not use that word". "I know personally about his feelings towards Haiti and towards Central America because when I was not a candidate for president and he wasn't a candidate for president, I went down there on a medical mission trip", the Kentucky Republican, an ophthalmologist who often travels to other countries to provide eye surgeries, told NBC " Meet the Press " anchor Chuck Todd. Read More »

'I am not a racist': Donald Trump denies 's**thole' remark

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President Trump has since rejected the claims against him in a series of tweets but White House communicators have however failed to categorically deny that he made those comments. Trump's alleged description of some nations on the continent as " shithole countries " has not sat well with many , including a number of world leaders who have called on Mr. Read More »

West Midlands Weather: Dry and breezy

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Winds will also strengthen later. Southwesterly winds will become more westerly in direction through the night. Mild at first but dipping to between 4 and 6 Celsius by morning. But the final worrying line applies from Wednesday onwards when they said a "winter storm" will pass over the country. Tuesday is to be be another rainy day, with light showers forecast throughout the day which may ease in the early evening. Read More »

House Prices Rise In UK In January But Fall In London

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The annual rate of price increase in newly-marketed property is 1.1 per cent, although at a more local level prices are running 4 to 6 per cent up in some regions, with only London (minus 3.5 per cent) recording a year-on-year fall. While potential buyers are still busy looking, they want good value and the right property, Rightmove said. Shipside believes that those selling to first time buyers are set to have a busier first quarter than those trying to sell in other sectors. Read More »

Olimpiade: accordo fra Corea del Nord e Corea del Sud

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Ci saranno atleti, sostenitori, gruppi di performance artistica, un team dimostrativo di taekwondo (arte marziale propria della penisola coreana) e funzionari di vertice. Prima dell'inizio dell'incontro, iniziato alle 10 ora locale con cinque delegati per parte, il ministro per la Riunificazione sudcoreano, Cho Myoung Gyon, ha detto di sperare che i Giochi di Pyeongchang possano essere "un evento di pace ed un trampolino di lancio per relazioni intercoreane migliori". Read More »

Columbine fanboy starts knife fight bloodbath in high school, injuring 15

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Nine children received what the department called "superficial injuries". "All witnesses will be interviewed in the shortest possible time", he added. The two suspects are believed to have been "big fans" of the Columbine High School Massacre of 1999, during which two students murdered 12 pupils and a teacher and injured 24 others before taking their own lives. Read More »

Lehigh Valley weather: After cold temperatures return, so will the snow

Any exposed skin to negative air temperatures can have frostbite occur within 30 minutes. Tomorrow's clipper won't produce much snow, but it will make for a wintry Tuesday across Central PA. The current forecast indicates it won't be cold enough for snow or freezing precipitation to be expected in those areas. Wednesday's high only reaches 26, with a low near 14. Read More »

UAE violated our airspace, says Qatar

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The claim, published by UAE state-run news agency WAM , follows two complaints by Qatar to the United Nations about Emirati military aircraft allegedly violating its worldwide airspace. Gulf allies have repeatedly criticized Qatar for alleged support of the Muslim Brotherhood, a almost 100-year-old Islamist group considered a terrorist organization by Saudi Arabia and the UAE. Read More »

India thrash Bangladesh by 10 wickets

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Pakistan posted a breathtaking score of 563, breaking their own record of 517 they had made against South Africa in 2009 at Cape Town.Pakistan's skipper Nisar Ali won the toss and chose to bat first. Ajay Gariya (B2 - blind level two), who scored 54 off 29 balls and struck six boundaries, was adjudged as the Man of the Match. Mehender (40 not out) and Rambir's unbeaten 38 in 23 balls helped India cruise to victory comfortably. Read More »

Son Heung-Min scores one, creates one as Spurs lead Everton

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Both of Kane's strikes came in the second half, with the first coming when he got a toe on Son Heung-min's cross-cum-shot in the 47th minute. Kane now has 98 Premier League goals for Spurs compared to England predecessor Sheringham's 97 for the north London club. Read More »

Is Israel heading toward one binational state? | Trudy Rubin

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Trump has threatened to cut off hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to the Palestinians, saying they have walked away from the negotiations. US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman slammed the Palestinian Authority (PA) in the wake of shooting that killed Jewish rabbi settler in occupied West Bank city of Nablus, Quds Press reported yesterday. Read More »

GOP lawmakers 'do not recall' Trump's 'shithole' slur

Trump made the comments during an immigration meeting with Durbin and six Republican lawmakers: Sens. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) was not among the lawmakers in the White House meeting, but tweeted Friday that he heard about Trump's comments " directly following the meeting by those in attendance". Read More »

Dem Sen Bennet: 'No Question' Trump's Comments Were 'Racist,' 'Un-American'

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A group of African ambassadors at the United Nations also issued a statement Friday to condemn the "outrageous, racist and xenophobic" remarks by the president . U.S. Senator Dick Durbin , who was apparently at the meeting where the remarks were said, has called Trump's words "hate filled". Ben Marter, a spokesman for Durbin, did not provide details of the conversation but said the senator was "encouraged" by Trump's reaction . Read More »

50 people dive into water after casino shuttle catches fire

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A casino boat has reportedly caught fire near the Gulf of Mexico in Port Richey, Florida, according to WFLA-TV . He says the shuttle boat was close to shore when it had engine problems and the crew chose to turn back. Port Richey Chief of Police Gerard DeCanio said the shuttle boat was close to shore when it had engine problems and the crew made a decision to turn back. Read More »

President Trump: Program to protect 'Dreamers' is 'probably dead'

He voiced his thoughts in a tweet earlier in the day: " DACA is probably dead because the Democrats don't really want it, they just want to talk and take desperately needed money away from our Military". Lindsey Graham of SC, issued a statement that did not specifically confirm the words used but backed up Durbin's account. But it has infuriated Democrats who see the comment as evidence of malicious intent in Trump's policymaking. Read More »

Montecito Rescue Dog Gets Bathed Following Search

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Her 12-year-old sister, Sawyer, had also died in the mudslides , according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office. Roy Rohter was swept from his Montecito home during a mudslide Tuesday morning and killed . He and his parents put belongings in three cars in case they chose to leave before the storm. The fires burned most vegetation, leaving ideal conditions for the latest disaster to unfold. Read More »

Chiefs, other players weigh in on ghastly mistake by Saints' Marcus Williams

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Lutz put the Saints back on top by nailing a 43 yard field goal with:25 left in the game. Saints safety Marcus Williams missed the tackle, and Diggs had a free run to the endzone. That didn't wake the sluggish Saints up, and Brees was loose with the ball - tossing two interceptions as his O-line struggled to contain the marauding Minnesota linebackers. Read More »

JK: 5 JeM militants killed in joint operation in Dulanja Uri

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The state government forces killed four Jaish-e-Mohammad ( JeM ) militants in Dulanja area of Uri in district Baramulla on Monday morning. Shesh Paul Vaid, DGP, J&K Police, said, " JeM terrorists killed in Dulanja Uri while infiltrating in a joint operation by J&K Police, Army and CAPF". Read More »

At least 16 killed in Baghdad twin bomb blasts

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Saif al-Bader. Health chief for east Baghdad , Dr Abdel Ghani al-Saadi, told the news agency that "26 dead and 90 wounded". TRT World spoke to journalist Ammar Karim from the Iraqi capital. The toll could rise as more bodies were being recovered, Iraqi officials said. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack but it follows previous attacks by the Islamic State group. Read More »

Floor collapses at Jakarta stock exchange

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Footage aired on local television MetroTV showed several people lying on the ground at the entrance of the building. "There are many casualties inside and ambulances are attempting to get through to the building where it looks like there has been some kind of floor collapse", a witness said. Read More »

Warm welcome to Rahul on his UP visit

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Gandhi will be on a two-day visit to his Lok Sabha constituency beginning today and will reach Amethi via Rae Bareli. The poster shows Rahul Gandhi as Rama aiming a bow at PM Modi as Ravana with a caption "Rahul roop mein bhagwan Ram ka avatar, 2019 mein ayega Rahul Raj (Ram Raj)". Read More »

Federal judge blocks Trump's attempt to let DACA expire for current recipients

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The sticking point is what the cost of compromise might be. ROSE: The judge ordered the administration to allow DACA recipients to renew their status. David Valadao, a Kings County Republican who has been pushing legislation to help the Dreamers for years. Still unclear is what the president will accept when it comes to his much-touted border wall. Read More »

Sloane Stephens eliminated in first round of Australian Open

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In Williams' loss, the turning point came late in the first set when play was stopped to allow for the roof to be closed because of rain at Melbourne Park. Open previous year, a losing streak of eight matches. "I know how hard I have worked so I'm ready for every match, every player". But Zhang was happy to celebrate her win: "Sloane, she plays so well, won the US Open - everyone knows - she's a great player", Zhang said. Read More »

Abe in Latvia Calls for Pressure on North Korea

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They agreed on the need to maximize pressure on North Korea and the importance of resolving the issue of abduction of citizens kidnapped to the reclusive country. He travels to Estonia's Baltic neighbors Latvia and Lithuania on Saturday. Borissov said Bulgaria strongly opposes the North's nuclear and ballistic missile development programs. Read More »

False Alarm for Missile Attack in Hawaii

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The governor said emergency management made an error during an employee shift change, triggering the false alarm . To make matters worse, the alert mentioned that "THIS IS NOT A DRILL". It was a false emergency alert that was retracted 38 minutes after it was pushed out. Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency administrator, Vern Miyagi , is taking responsibility for an errant alert about an imminent missile strike Saturday. Read More »