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by | February 24, 2018 | 18:34

Gold: Alina Zagitova, OAR - The 15-year-old went unbeaten this season, using technically brilliant and artistically elegant performances in the short program and free skate. For the Norwegians, who have also won 12 silver and 10 bronze medals, fun and friendship come first. "It's hard to say why, the performance has been way too good".

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:32

Myanmar government officials said one of the blasts in the state capital Sittwe early Saturday morning occurred in front of a court house. The explosions injured two peoplem, including a policeman. Myanmar has said that government forces have undertaken a legitimate campaign against what it calls Muslim "terrorists". The coastal city of Sittwe was once home to a sizeable Rohingya population but most were forced to abandon their homes by deadly communal violence with ethnic Rakhines in 2012.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:30

It happened five days after the marriage ceremony in Odisha's Bolangir district. The groom succumbed to his injuries after being shifted to a Rourkela hospital. Sahu's wife Reema is still being treated and is in critical condition, the Hindustan Times reported. Bolangir Chief District Medical Officer S Mishra said the elderly woman was declared "brought dead" at the Bolangir district headquarters hospital.

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:29

This time the Russian government was mum. The reported deployment comes after the United States employed earlier this month its most advanced fighter jet, the F-22 stealth fighter, in strikes against alleged terrorist targets in Syria .

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:30

There were also calls for Cormier to face other charges related to his relationship with Tina. "Her death galvanized our whole country to demand measures that would stop the ongoing tragedy of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls".

by | February 24, 2018 | 18:23

The driver purportedly fled the site of the accident, according to Times Now . The incident took place under Minapur police station area, about 10 km from the district headquarters, when the school got over and children were returning home.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:57

While waiting to take her place on the podium, Bjoergen had an unimpeded view of her compatriot Johannes Klaebo as he crossed the line to win the men's team sprint event and take his third gold of his debut Games. I am sure we'll get a yes off of that. And therein lies the final challenge: numerous sports industry members who make up the International Olympic Committee are affiliated with sports in the Summer Olympics, not the Winter Olympics , Tanger says.

by | February 24, 2018 | 17:49

The team had won two games under his leadership, and lost one. Suresh Raina of India . Rashid's 51 runs in two innings in the series, including a brisk 43 in the final match in Sharjah on Monday, also helped him break into the top-five in the list of all-rounders while he has also moved up 11 slots to take 114th place among batsmen.

by | February 24, 2018 | 16:22

At last month's inter-Korean talks, the North agreed to send a 150-member delegation to the Paralympics. "I hope Pyongyang and Seoul get closer in our people's hearts and move forward the future of prosperous unification", Kim wrote in a guest book at the Blue House, seat of South Korea's Presidency.

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:57

People stood up and cheered Guttenberg as he challenged the Florida senator to tell him the truth, to acknowledge that " guns were the factor in the hunting of our kids". "I'm sorry", Guttenberg said. In this regard, democrat senator Bill Nelson pointed that was a bad idea and also Israel rejected that professors should be armed.

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:49

Raina returned to the squad after he last played in the shortest format for India in February previous year while he last played an ODI in July 2015. On top of that, when you have a player like MS ( Dhoni ) - Ravi (Shastri, the coach) bhai is also there - who gives a lot of input to the players. With senior players being rested reports suggest that Rohit Sharma is all set to lead the team in Nidahas Trophy.

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:26

Hood will join 22 other attorney generals in filing the petition for review in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit after the the FCC published the final rule repealing net neutrality in Friday's Federal Register , according to the release.

by | February 24, 2018 | 13:11

Cold with highest temperatures of 6 to 8 degrees in a moderate southeast wind. This is known as "sudden stratospheric warming", which is a breakdown of the usual high-altitude westerly winds. Forecaster warned that it will "turn progressively colder" from Tuesday, with severe frosts and snow showers becoming more widespread. Temperatures are likely to start at around 4C early next week and drop to nearer freezing by midweek.

by | February 24, 2018 | 12:51

On Wednesday, their relationship turned historic. Canada's Kaetlyn Osmond took home the bronze, adding to her team event gold she won earlier in the Games. After Diggins reached out her foot to cross the line ahead of Nilsson, she fell to the ground and was tackled by Randall, which she called the most wonderful feeling in the world.

by | February 24, 2018 | 12:47

Chinese and North Korean vessels were spotted carrying out ship-to-ship transfers of oil just two days ago. The event will also be attended by US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka, creating protocol headaches for Seoul officials.

by | February 24, 2018 | 12:32

Despite the sudden spike in the team's popularity, they are no flash in the pan - they have been in the sport for more than a decade. The sentimental highlight of the North's participation in the games was the joint Korea ice hockey team, which featured players from North and South for the first time.

by | February 24, 2018 | 12:04

Almost two dozen Afghan soldiers and three others have been killed in multiple attacks across the country. A blast occurred in a diplomatic area located in the capital of Afghanistan on Saturday morning, worldwide media reported. The attack was later claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) group. Sirens could be heard after the blast in the fortified area where the US embassy, NATO-led coalition forces' headquarters, government office buildings ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:56

They said Sapulpa Police found no credible threat to the school, and noted that the post spread to schools across the USA with SHS initials. Hankins says it's unlikely the threat is specific to Springfield but the district will have extra security and police at the school "out of an abundance of caution".

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:16

The tenure of 58 members from the states of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Karnataka , Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Odisha, Rajasthan and Telengana will complete their term in April 2018.

by | February 24, 2018 | 11:11

The updated policy is a part of Trump's "Buy American and Hire American" Executive Order , which directs to protect the interests of United States workers. "Immigration lawyers say the extra enforcement could discourage companies and individuals from seeking an H-1B visa in the first place". "Ultimately, it's about high-skill labor and a review that says there is the right use of [the H-1B] and misuses of it - and we promote more the right uses of it - all the better for American ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:36

Much like its Indian counterpart Indian Premier League (IPL), Pakistan Super League also has plenty of big showbiz names associated with it. The young bowler said that he was hopeful he could reenact Shadab Khan's glorious stint in last year's PSL.

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:33

Cyprus confirmed on Friday that Italian ENI energy company has postponed a planned drilling for natural gas after a Turkish warship prevented its drillship from proceeding to its target for a second time in two weeks. Eni likely will need to move the drilling ship but will not relinquish its interests in the area, says CEO Claudio Descalzi. "The time has come to send a very clear message to Turkey", Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told reporters in Brussels .

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:31

The school resource deputy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida , waited outside the school building as the shooting unfolded last week, officials said . It includes the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, which left 20 students and six educators dead. Bill Nelson gave Rubio credit for being the only Republican to attend a televised town hall Wednesday night held in the aftermath of the school shooting and criticized Republican Gov.

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:23

At least 310 people have been killed in the district since Sunday night and more than 1,550 injured, the United Kingdom -based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights war monitor said . Q&A Why is the regime targeting eastern Ghouta? Kuwait's Deputy Prime Minister Sabah Khalid Al Hamad Al Sabah, who presided over the session, said that more than 1,200 civilians had been killed in East Ghouta since the beginning of the month while the worldwide community remained silent.

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:15

And parent Amy Hiles said, "I'm proud of them". "The Orlando shooting, Las Vegas and now Parkland", he said. "Innocent people are dying because of the easy access to firearms in this country". But some districts threatened to discipline those who joined the wave of walkouts. Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel, who is leading the investigation of the February 14 shooting rampage at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, welcomed Scott's plan as a "strong first step in giving us the ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:14

How was Ms Demafelis's death discovered? From his end, Cayetano said that in response to the Demafelis murder, both the DFA and the Department of Labor and Employment would work together to carry out the President's instructions to ensure that Filipino migrant workers are adequately protected in host countries overseas.

by | February 24, 2018 | 10:07

Counting for all the three assembly constituencies will be held on February 28. However, the deaths of the two leaders necessitated the bypolls. Currently, the state is under the rule of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan , who belongs to the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ).

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:51

There appeared to be little room for nuance Wednesday evening at CNN's emotionally charged town hall, which brought survivors, lawmakers and a prominent Second Amendment advocate together for the first time since the February 14 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:47

No German team has medaled in hockey since the 1976 Games in Innsbruck when West Germany claimed bronze. Canada beat the US for gold in Vancouver in 2010 and Sochi in 2014. "Whenever I hear anybody say something about this", Shiffrin said today, "it's like, 'most likely, ' 'probably, ' 'maybe, ' 'we'll see, ' 'not sure.' I'm like, 'Knowing Lindsey, I don't believe her'".

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:21

After a long string of tweets defending his position that some teachers should carry guns, Trump offered his backing to the NRA and its executives. The head of the biggest gun lobby in the United States has accused Democrats of pushing a "socialist" agenda to deprive gun owners of their weapons, in an uncompromising speech just a week after 17 people died in the Florida school shooting .

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:14

More rain could be on the way overnight , though forecasters say that the heaviest rains will fall further south in IL, impacting already heavily flooded areas. At 16 feet, the river would be "well over the road". "I keep my wading boots up high just in case". He and Stovall said they have also offered assistance to the village of Wellsville downstream in the form of equipment and manpower, should their fire department find it necessary to erect the village's floodwall.

by | February 24, 2018 | 09:11

Ms Marriott is a former West Australian Rural Woman of the Year. Ms Salerno said Ms Marriott never wanted to go public with the complaint and has not taken it to the police "at this stage". Joyce's resignation will potentially heal the rift between the Liberal and National parties, a political alliance that has existed for almost 100 years.

by | February 24, 2018 | 08:26

After that, Manafort stopped working for him, returned to the United States and, in 2016, joined Trump's election campaign. Gates pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy against the United States and one count of making a false statement.

by | February 24, 2018 | 08:20

Three civilians were wounded on Monday evening after Pakistani forces opened fire across the Line of Control in Uri and since then there has been intermittent firing nearly every day. The Indian side was urged to respect the 2003 ceasefire arrangement; investigate the incidents of ceasefire violations; instruct its forces to respect the ceasefire in letter and spirit, and maintain peace along the LoC and the Working Boundary.

by | February 24, 2018 | 08:11

Palm Beach County Sheriff's deputies were called to the trailer three times in less than a week - for a report of a weapon and a fight between Cruz and Deschamps' 22-year-old son, Rock. Simovitch declined to comment on the probate motion. Cruz moved out of Deschamps' home around the time of the altercation and went to live with James and Kimberly Snead, the parents of a friend.