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Local softball squads to hit diamonds for higher purpose

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In the top of the fourth, they scored another. D'Andrea said that "although we didn't sweep, splitting with Rowan definitely gives us confidence going into our next couple of conference games this week". Glasgo threw all eight innings for the Bearcats surrendering 12 hits, but only allowing four runs to score. The team was down early in the game, after allowing three runs in the first inning. Read More »

"Yogi Adityanath Threw Me Out": Dalit BJP Lawmaker Complains To PM Modi

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Kharwar told Modi that he has been complaining about rampant corruption in the district administration and forest department in Chandauli district for the past three years. Meanwhile, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday announced that the state government will soon start recruitment for 1.62 lakh jobs in various sectors and said the interview procedure has already been done away with to ensure that there is no graft in recruitment, IANS reported. Read More »

Switzerland Asks Spain to Extradite Whistleblower Falciani

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A Spanish judge will decide Thursday whether to free Herve Falciani, a former HSBC computer analyst detained in Spain at the request of Switzerland for leaking documents alleging widespread tax evasion, a court official said. Swiss authorities said Falciani wanted to profit from the data and HSBC said his actions were theft. The police acted on an worldwide detention and extradition order from Swiss authorities dated March 19. Read More »

Trump sounds off on illegal immigration and migrant 'caravans'

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Trump told reporters he's been discussing the idea with Defence Secretary Jim Mattis. "So they're doing everything they can to go after him". The Trump administration was working with the governors of the four southwestern USA states along the border to deploy the Guard, said Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, adding that the troops would not be involved in law enforcement. Read More »

Mexicans Propose Human Chain Of Peace If Trump Militarises Their Border

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The Trump administration hasn't determined how many troops it will seek to have deployed to the U.S. -Mexico border. A human chain of Mexicans for peace, to seek an understanding with the U.S. In the face of this bullying and these threats of mass violence, we continue to stand in solidarity with displaced people of all races, ethnicities, creeds, abilities, and gender and sexual identities. Read More »

White House Calls On Yemeni Rebels To Cease 'Escalation'

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The spokesman of the Coalition Forces for the Support of Legitimacy in Yemen, Colonel Turki Al Malki, on Wednesday night announced that coalition forces have located the launching sites used by the Iranian-backed Houthi militias to fire ballistic missiles towards Saudi Arabia recently. Read More »

Singapore police arrest flight passenger for bomb hoax

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A 41-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly making a false bomb threat on a Scoot flight that was en route to the Thai city of Hat Yai on Thursday (Apr 5). "The passenger who allegedly made the bomb threat and his two other travel companions are now assisting Police further with investigations", it added. Read More »

Philippines closes 'cesspool' tourist resort due to pollution

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Cebu Pacific, Philippine Airlines and AirAsia Philippines said they would scale down services to the two airports from April 26 to October 25, and add more to other popular beach and dive destinations, including Cebu, Palawan and Bohol. Presidential spokesman Harry Roque had earlier said there were no indications that Duterte would fire Aguirre, who attended a monthly Cabinet meeting late on Wednesday. Read More »

Four people killed in shooting at Turkish university

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The motive behind the attack now remains unknown. Students and faculty were evacuated from the university while police and ambulances were dispatched to the scene. Gov. Ozdemir Cakacak said three prosecutors had been assigned to investigate the case. On the CNNTurk footage, families and relatives of the victims were seen rushing to the university, while some academics expressing their anger over the incident. Read More »

Koreas holds preparatory talks to set up Kim-Moon summit

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The establishment of the hotline at the offices of President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is one of inter-Korean agreements reached during South Korean special envoys' visit to Pyongyang last month. On the same lines, a proposed summit is expected to take place between US President Donald Trump and Kim in May. The summit is supposed to be held at Peace House, making Kim the first North Korean leader to cross the border after the peninsula was bisected. Read More »

Will fight last election from Chamundeshwari: Siddaramaiah

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He accused the party of spreading fake news on anti-superstition law and claimed that the lemon was handed to him as part of a welcome ritual. BJP's Karnataka unit hit out at Chief Minister Siddaramaiah on Wednesday for campaigning with a lemon in hand and challenged his atheist/ secular/ anti-superstition credentials. Read More »

Yes, it's April. No, we're not done with snow

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It won't be the kind of day where the high and low happen at the usual times. As we discussed Tuesday , the snow will have to overcome many obstacles to accumulate. North Jersey's snowiest April on record as 12.8 inches, set in 1982. National Weather Service meteorologist David Stark blamed multiple cold fronts from Canada for the late snowfalls. Read More »

Tamil Nadu: Opposition-sponsored bandh over Cauvery halts life

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The state has been protesting for the same since March 29 and Thursday was the sixth consecutive day of protests. While it was the Centre's responsibility to constitute the CMB, the state government "cannot hallucinate that it has fulfilled its duty towards the people who elected them by just filing a contempt petition after the deadline or by holding a farcical one-day hunger strike", he said in the statement. Read More »

Google Hits a Major Renewable Energy Milestone

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This does not mean Google's facilities all run on 100% renewable energy. However, Google has offset its non-renewable usage by financing wind and solar power farms. This purchase makes Google the largest corporate buyer of renewable energy. While Amazon and Microsoft have yet to catch up with Google, Apple Park is already powered 100 percent by clean energy. Read More »

Home boxer wins first Games medal without throwing a punch

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Robertson was granted a bye for her division, giving her immediate entry to the semi-finals. Evans said Robertson had to work hard just to get into the Australian team. This is not the first time a boxer has been guaranteed a medal without even facing an opponent. Although in the final, he was beaten by Canada's Lennox Lewis - one of the sport's all-time greats - he grabbed the silver medal thanks to the fact that many African nations boycotted the Games and only three fighters had entered ... Read More »

Juventus pick up the pieces as Ronaldo takes the plaudits

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His team, the defending Champions Real Madrid won the first leg of the quarter-final tie of the UEFA Champions League by 3-0. The five-time Ballon d'Or victor powered home a remarkable overhead kick that drew applause from the Juventus fans as the travelling Madrid contingent celebrated jubilantly. Read More »

OANN Obtains Copy of Roger Stone's Assange Email to Sam Nunberg

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Assange , and the special counsel's office has expressed an interest in an August 2016 email he wrote that mentioned him, the Journal reported . Malloch, who was once considered to become Trump's ambassador to the European Union, said in a statement that the agents served him a subpoena to appear before Mueller's grand jury later this month. Read More »

Diageo plc (DGE) Shares Rating Reaffirm by Barclays PLC

About 301,115 shares traded. Financial Advocates Investment Management bought a new position in shares of Diageo (NYSE:DEO) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Read More »

Sally Pearson expected to pull out of Commonwealth Games through injury

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In addition to the 100m hurdles, the 31-year-old was expected to run the sprint relay. "This is about my health, I want to go to Tokyo in 2020", she said. Pearson has just spoken at a press conference alongside Australian Athletics head coach Craig Hilliard and athletics team doctor Paul Blackman. "It's really hard to look any more than the next month or two ahead at this point". Read More »

Former Brazilian president Lula to face jail for corruption

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After a 10-hour discussion, judges of Brazil's top court voted six to five to reject his petition to stay out of prison while he appeals the corruption conviction , AP reported. Last year, he was convicted of trading favors with a construction company to later receive a beachfront apartment. While it's clear that the current Brazilian Minister of Finance wants to run for the presidency of the Portuguese-speaking, South American country, he might not be able to actually run for the ... Read More »

Wichita police identify man who shot woman, died in crash

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Karen said, like the police, she also had always believed her intellectually impaired daughter was murdered because Krystal was always on her phone and she heard from her every day. They allegedly sold her to a man in Jaipur, but she managed to escape from there and approached the Jaipur police on March 29, police said. Despite warnings she would be charged if Burris was found in the attic, Dennis allegedly said he wasn't home. Read More »

At least one dead in shopping centre fire - emergency services scrambled

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The Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations says that the man was an employee of the shopping centre. The fire happened amid a nationwide safety check at shopping malls in Russian Federation after an inferno in a similar mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo killed 64 people last month, including many children. Read More »

ANC to hold special memorial service in Madikizela-Mandela's home town

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First, it must be acknowledged that Mandela has clearly been involved in at least some completely unacceptable and indefensible activities, for which she must be judged by the same high standards we use to judge any other person. Former ANC youth leader Malema - a strident critic of ousted president Jacob Zuma - was close to Madikizela-Mandela and has the same straight-talking appeal. Read More »

NYC bus terminal disrupted by report of white powder

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Danielle Ivory tweeted that she was shooed out of Port Authority by law enforcement officers screaming "go that way!" Cops also closed down the two traffic lanes outside of the Port Authority Bus Terminal to allow access for emergency vehicles. Read More »

In the latest, NY Police kill African-American, mistaking pipe for gun

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The police found a man who matched descriptions from the 911 callers and then "the suspect then took a two-handed shooting stance and pointed an object at the approaching officers", The New York Times quoted Monahan as saying. Some yelled "oppressors" as they faced off against several officers standing on the other side of police tape. Jaccpot Hinds, 40, said he was walking south on Utica Avenue near the intersection when he saw an unmarked police vehicle pass him and cross both lanes of ... Read More »

Man City tie isn't over yet, warns Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

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It is heritage, it is inherent. Jurgen Klopp watched his Liverpool side romp to a 3-0 win over Manchester City tonight - but the German coach still wasn't 100% happy with his side's performance after the full-time whistle. Roared on from kick-off Liverpool were ahead after 12 minutes. The Brazil worldwide displayed fine feet and then reacted quickest to his blocked shot to supply the Egyptian, who was never going to miss. Read More »

Lok Sabha proceedings disrupted for 19th straight day

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The entire opposition if for the passage of the pending bills. AIADMK MPs protest in the well of the House, raising slogans of "Don't deceive Tamil people" and "We want justice". This was happening when the House had convened for the day. But his appeal was in vain. Among the issues raised by the Congress party was the SC/ST Atrocities Act. Read More »

Oklahoma governor compares striking teachers to 'a teenager wanting a better car'

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But teachers - who had demanded a $10,000 raise and $200 million in general education funding - said it was not enough. Mary Fallin compared teachers striking for more classroom funding to "a teenage kid that wants a better car" as schools throughout the state plan to close for a fourth straight day in a protest over education funding that has spread to several Republican-led states. Read More »