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by | February 26, 2018 | 01:01

Kasey Kahne and Kurt Busch each claim three checkered flags here, while Kyle Busch has won twice. Due to the probability of wet weather in the Hampton, Georgia area in Sunday afternoon's forecast, Atlanta Motor Speedway, in collaboration with NASCAR , will proactively move the start time for the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 to 1 p.m.

by | February 25, 2018 | 23:45

Deepak Hooda who impressed the fans with his good performance in IPL will make his debut in worldwide cricket with the series. Hooda was part of the Indian squad for the home T20I series against Sri Lanka in December but did not play a game, while Washington featured in one One-Day International and one T20I in that series.

by | February 25, 2018 | 23:13

The Koreans picked up one in the eighth, but they couldn't keep the Swedes from scoring in the ninth. The "Garlic Girls" who sparked a national phenomenon in the quirky sport with the sweeping and the shouting lost to Sweden 8-3 in Sunday's Olympic final, a result that only slightly diminished the excitement in the host country.

by | February 25, 2018 | 23:05

That will keep hit-and-miss showers in the forecast through Monday morning before we finally see a (brief) break from the rain later Monday afternoon. One to two inches of rainfall is possible through Sunday morning. This round will bring moderate to heavy showers and storms. Tuesday . Partly cloudy.

by | February 25, 2018 | 21:24

Donald Trump and his Mexican counterpart Enrique Peña Nieto postponed plans for the leader's first visit to the White House, after a testy phone call involving Trump's push for a border wall , a senior USA official said on Saturday. Mr. Trump has not visited Mexico as president, though he and Pena Nieto met in Mexico City when Mr. Trump traveled there as a candidate during the 2016 presidential campaign.

by | February 25, 2018 | 21:11

The exterior of Winchester Public Library in Winchester, Massachusetts. A 77-year-old man who tried to help the woman was also stabbed. Leslie Luongo, another neighbour, told the Boston Globe that she would run to her auto each day when she left for work at 5am because she was afraid of Yao.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:44

There are no words". The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office told NBC Miami that Peterson and his family have requested privacy. "So to throw out this notion that they're going to start arming teachers is a little asinine to be honest with you", said Levine.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:17

Governor Kashim Shettima of Borno State, said on Sunday that the attacks on schoolgirls in Government Girls Science Technical College Dapchi has reminded him of the abduction of Chibok girls because they are similar. This is the second time in four days that a Federal Government delegation would visit Yobe over the issue of the missing Dapchi girls. "The entire country stands as one with the girls' families, the government and the people of Yobe State".

by | February 25, 2018 | 18:55

Adam Schiff , D-Calif., and the other Democrats on the House intelligence committee was released Saturday evening just as Rep. Devin Nunes , R-Calif., the panel's chairman, addressed an annual gathering of conservatives. McCabe's testimony was a key point in the Republican memo. Below is Schiff's announcement of the new memo. "Somebody should look into it, because what they did, it's really fraudulent, and somebody should be looking into that, and by somebody, I'm talking about you know ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 18:13

Peterson resigned after he was suspended without pay by Israel pending an internal investigation into his actions during the shooting that left 17 people dead, Israel said. Cruz owned a collection of weapons. The gunman who killed 58 people in Las Vegas had a dozen weapons outfitted with bump stocks. Scott lamented that Cruz was identified by authorities as a potential danger but was still able to legally purchase weapons.

by | February 25, 2018 | 17:55

Fatah Movement on Sunday condemned Israeli decisions that target churches and their historical status in Jerusalem and said that these decisions target the Christian presence in Palestine. In recent years, the churches have sold to private companies land that had been leased in the middle of the 20th century for 99 years to the Jewish National Fund and to other entities.

by | February 25, 2018 | 17:43

Turkish Interior Ministry had offered a bounty of almost 1 million USA dollars for capturing Salih Muslim, who is listed as a most wanted terrorist. The official, who is also in Prague, spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to release information about the conference.

by | February 25, 2018 | 17:07

He also pushed hard for arming security guards and many teachers in USA schools. Trump promised to be "very strong on background checks". So how do you protect yourself without a standing army? The NEA said more guns in schools is not the solution.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:43

She has eight career golds, four silvers and three bronze medals. Such an entertaining final may have at least redeemed a men's tournament that was overshadowed for some by the political overtones of the Korean women's unified team and by the excitement of the United States beating rival Canada for the women's gold medal.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:29

India: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan , Lokesh Rahul, Suresh Raina , MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Hardik Pandya, Manish Pandey , Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Jasprit Bumrah, Jaydev Unadkat, Shardul Thakur.

by | February 25, 2018 | 16:21

Stokes, who had not played for England since an incident outside a Bristol nightclub last September, had Latham caught for 79 then had the risky Colin de Grandhomme caught behind for two in his next over. A 4-1 ODI series victory against Australia without him was a confidence boost, but the poor showing in the Tri-Series highlighted the value of an all-rounder, not just Stokes, as England lacked options when their frontline bowlers went awry.

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:55

The party's Central Committee proposed to remove from the constitution the expression that China's president and vice-president "shall serve no more than two consecutive terms", the Xinhua News Agency said in a brief report. Constitutional reform needs to be approved by parliament. But, in this case, the party has members who have sworn their loyalty, so there won't be much problem to pass it.

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:36

He not only replied but also waived the loan", Gandhi added. He said Mr Modi spoke of corruption in the Siddaramaiah government despite the fact that he was shielding the BJP Chief Ministerial candidate B S Yeddiyurapp, who was jailed on corruption charges, along with four other BJP ministers shared the dias with him.

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:19

The suspected armed robber was identified as Tyrone Lee, a man in his thirties, Tulsa World reported , citing Sgt. Brandon Watkins of the Tulsa Police Department's robbery unit. KTUL reports that the owner suffered a gash to the head, which required staples. "All I was thinking was 'Just give him the money and go, ' and next thing I know, I see him back in my face".

by | February 25, 2018 | 14:12

As part of his plea deal , Gates agreed to cooperate with the Mueller investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 United States elections and possible collusion by the campaign of President Donald Trump. Rick Gates enters federal court on Friday. The charges do not name the lobbyist or the lawmaker but filings with the Justice Department show Manafort and lobbyist Vin Weber of Mercury Public Affairs met with Representative Dana Rohrabacher on that date as part of a lobbying ...

by | February 25, 2018 | 13:36

A Republican congresswoman from upstate NY said Wednesday that "many" people who commit mass murder turn out to be Democrats. Tenney offered no evidence to back up her assertion. Then, during a CNN interview earlier this month , Tenney said she agreed with President Trump's sentiment that Democrats who didn't stand and applaud him at the State of the Union committed treason.

by | February 25, 2018 | 13:27

US companies are rethinking their relationships with the National Rifle Assn., taking a closer look at investments, co-branding deals and other ties to the gun industry after the latest school massacre . The move comes after the most recent mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida. Chubb Ltd. - The insurer announced it was ending participation in the NRA's gun-owner insurance program, though it provided notice three months ago.

by | February 25, 2018 | 11:28

Addressing the Economic Times Global Business Summit in New Delhi , Narendra Modi said that the MSME sector is the backbone of the economy and the centre is constantly endeavouring for the promotion of the sector. Also there is special focus on the role of innovation in this regard, the Prime Minister added. Ahead of International Women's Day on 8 March, Modi also invoked Swami Vivekananda to pay tribute to Indian womanhood.

by | February 25, 2018 | 11:31

It is also time to debate why we have been allowing extremist groups to occupy strategic places like Faizabad that sent wrong message to the global community as to what is happening in Pakistan and where is the writ of the Government. If Pakistan is added to the list, doing business, there could become hard. Islamabad heavily depends on global institutions like the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) - both under USA influence - to keep its economy running.

by | February 25, 2018 | 11:15

Execution team members stuck an inmate repeatedly in the lower legs, ankles and groin in effort to find a usable vein before the state called off the lethal injection, according to a Friday court filing by the inmate's lawyer. Supreme Court to reject an inmate's request to halt his upcoming execution. But, the state argued that it should proceed with the execution. The court's order came down minutes before the lethal injection was to get underway at a southwest Alabama prison.