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by | March 03, 2018 | 06:17

There were 13 ties and 15 lead changes. GAME OF THE WEEKEND: South Carolina at No. 14 Auburn: A victory by Auburn (24-6, 12-5 SEC) on Saturday would give the Tigers the No. The Tigers vow they'll bounce back against SC, which beat Auburn 84-75 last month. "We've just got to look at what we used to look at, like we've got to win this game", power forward Desean Murray said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 07:15

Egypt's regime has lashed out at the BBC over a report exposing details of torture, sexual violence, enforced disappearances and political oppression carried out by the regime against its opponents. On Wednesday, social media users shared a video claiming that Zubeida was interviewed by TV host Amr el-Leithy in 2015 under the name "Nahed". Egypt's State Information Service, which regulates foreign media in the country, has called on the BBC to retract its story or face a government ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:37

Woodall says having a solid NAFTA deal is critical for the USA cattle industry. In 2016, the most recent year examined by IEG, the US shipped $1.2 billion worth of dairy products to Mexico, up from $201 million in 2002. USA dairy exports to Mexico have grown from $124 million in 1995 to $1.2 billion in 2016, according to a new analysis released by Informa Economics IEG.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:54

But ahead of Mrs May's Friday speech, Mr Tusk hit out at her Brexit "red lines" and defended the EU's position in the row over the Irish border. Although the Prime Minister hopes to get political agreement at this month's European Council summit, the final deal may not be nailed down until early 2019 - just weeks before the official date of Brexit on March 29, he said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:42

Labour wanted a "Brexit that puts working people first". A race to the bottom in terms of corporate tax rates and product and labour standards shall be avoided. The Brexiteer Labour MP was highly critical of Corbyn's policy shift before the speech. The time to do so has certainly been well chosen. "It does depend on what Theresa May manages to negotiate sector by sector, but it is very risky".

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:31

The SIU says officers entered the home and became involved in an "interaction" with the man. The SIU did not specify the extent of the man's injuries. Since no officers were present at the time of the fatal crash, the SIU has terminated its investigation. Investigators also looked at security camera footage.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:24

Calling for peace dialogues, Abdullah said, "Jordan is working globally for dialogue in peace. Anti-radicalisation crackdown is not against any religion but against a thought that is taking the youth down the wrong path". "Recognising the dynamic role of people-to-people ties in the India-Canada partnership, the leaders reaffirmed their commitment to address consular issues of mutual concern through discussion between the concerned officials", the statement said.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:37

Simbhaoli was granted a loan of around Rs. 150 crore in 2011, to finance over 5,700 sugarcane farmers under a RBI scheme. The company's Chief Executive Officer G S C Rao, CFO Sanjay Tapriya, Executive Director Gursimran Kaur Mann and five non-executive directors have also been booked by the agency.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:45

The crash was reported at about 2:34 p.m. Friday. The Maryland Transportation Authority reports that excessive winds have shutdown the highway after two tractor trailers overturned. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge. No charges have been placed at this time, due to high winds being a factor in the crash, she added. Downing Bridge is closed due to the wind conditions and the crash cleanup.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:24

Haque also was accused of radicalizing children at a mosque and two schools, getting them to act out scenarios and showing them beheading videos. Parents at the fee-paying Lantern of Knowledge Islamic school in Leyton were "horrified" when it emerged that Haque had been teaching their children religious studies and PE.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:57

Previously, the White House denied that Scaramucci was on a blacklist, but the NY hedge funder provided Bloomberg with emails proving he was denied access to the complex. Anthony Scaramucci offered some tough analysis of White House Chief of Staff John Kelly on Thursday. Scaramucci is among a long list of former communications directors who served in the Trump administration amid record turnover.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:19

The CBI had carried out searches at eight premises including residences of the directors, factory, corporate office and registered office of the company in Delhi, Hapur and Noida. Once again, like Dwarka Das fraud, CBI did not act on OBC's complaint for three months in Simbhaoli's fraud even though the bank approached the central agency asking to register a case on November 17, 2017.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:59

The White House said U.S. President Donald Trump discussed Putin's statements on nuclear weapons in separate phone calls with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday. Russian President Vladimir Putin has raised hackles in Washington with his claim - unveiled Thursday - that Russia is fielding a formidable new arsenal that can thwart United States ballistic missile defenses.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:30

The court also asked the CBI to merge the state's FIR with its own to avoid duplicity in litigation, and directed the agency to finish the probe and file a complete chargesheet by April 10. CBI officials said the accused murdered the boy just to defer a unit test and a scheduled parent-teacher meeting. "There is evidence against the accused which directly indicated that Bholu (name changed as per the court directions) was the prime offender in the case and he should be convicted".

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:36

Services at the station will start winding down at 6pm, with trains to Portsmouth, Reading, Weymouth, Windsor and Exeter among those affected. The rail operator has apologised to the passengers who were trapped on trains overnight, on the South Western Railway network, due to extreme weather.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:14

Most of Italy's other main airports were open, albeit with flight delays. "We probably haven't seen it this cold or disruptive since March 2013". The rare meteorological phenomenon was caused by the " beast from the east ", a cold wind from Siberia that's blowing across western Europe at the moment.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:21

Embassy today after more explosives were found on a tourist ferry in Mexico. On February 21, an explosive device detonated on a tourist ferry in Playa del Carmen resulting in injuries, including to US citizens. Except for isolated shootings past year, Mexico's Caribbean coast has largely been spared the violence plaguing other parts of Mexico. Both boats belonged to Barcos Caribe, which is owned by Roberto Borge Martin, the father of former Quintana Roo Gov.

by | March 03, 2018 | 06:04

The snow could cause whiteout conditions with the high winds . A high wind warning, upgraded from a watch, is in effect through 6 a.m. Saturday for the entire region, forecasters said. The easterly wind is expected to become north, then northwest overnight. Temperatures over the next couple of days will be mainly in the lower 40s, so for folks who lost power it will be chilly but we're not looking a unsafe conditions.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:56

Russian Federation had intended the truce window to allow civilians to evacuate the area, and for aid to flow in. The European Union is requesting that Russia , Iran and Turkey hold responsibility for ensuring that the fighting stops in Syria and that a real 30-day halt in fighting is respected.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:50

Romero and Rodriguez attended a press conference Thursday at the National Election Council, or CNE , where its chief Tibisay Lucena announced the agreement and said a date would be set as part of upcoming discussions between the government and opposition parties.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:38

Justice Anthony M. Kennedy, when he heard that happens right in the same room as other voters signing in, said: "It seems to me that's more disruptive than wearing the shirt". Justice Alito: Okay. How about an NRA shirt? I bet some candidate would raise an issue about gun control", Alito said. "OK. He bombarded Rogan with a series of hypothetical scenarios - sometimes to the audience's amusement.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:01

After NC State lost to Georgia Tech on Thursday, Clemson basketball has a chance to clinch a top-four seed in the ACC with a win on Saturday. However, Duke has also had some lulls of mixed play this season. But Duke still managed to win all four games in his absence, led by both Allen and Wendell Carter Jr. The games have been close, as it's been passionate between the fan bases.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:02

Local police raided Gunton's home a year ago and found a claw hammer and a knife in his backpack along with a "martyrdom letter" pledging allegiance to ISIS . The judge added: "You were to steal a vehicle and drive it into a crowd of people and then produce your knife and your hammer to inflict as much harm as possible before you were stopped".

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:20

A Czech court ordered the release of a Syrian Kurdish politician on Tuesday, angering Turkey, which had requested his extradition. "Muslim will be released", a spokeswoman for the Prague Municipal Court, Marketa Puci, said , adding the ruling had taken legal effect as both the state attorney a.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:43

The application states there is a need for the chapel as "it is every person's right to be able to have a place of retreat for contemplation and prayer, for religious observance, celebration of key life and family milestones, marriages, christenings and so forth".

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:26

As you must be aware of by now, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) proposed a bunch of amendments to the country's constitution, notably the removal of the two term limit on the presidency that has been in place since the transition from Deng Xiaoping 邓小平 to Jiang Zemin 江泽民.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:43

The case is one of several involving Colorado lawmakers first reported by Rocky Mountain Community Radio. Tensions were high at Colorado's Capitol Thursday as Democrats and Republicans discussed whether to expel Rep. Lebsock denies the claims. Colorado House lawmakers from both parties will caucus Thursday to consider the case before taking up the expulsion resolution.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:45

Without going into details, he said he has directed the Cyber Command's Cyber Mission Force "to begin some specific work" in response to Russia's interference in USA elections. "We're watching them intrude in our elections, spread misinformation, become more sophisticated. and we're just, essentially, just sitting back and waiting", said Sen.

by | March 03, 2018 | 05:46

They were completely dominant at the breakdown and their X-factor players stood up. During Scotland's victory against England , Wilson and Hughes were involved in an off-the-ball incident shortly before half-time. He's damned if he does and damned if he doesn't but it's now or never in terms of changing things with a view to the 2019 World Cup. England coach Eddie Jones denied any knowledge of a scuffle, while Scotland captain John Barclay was quoted by the Guardian as saying: ...

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:43

An American delegation coordinating the transfer of the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem will land in Israel next week, according to a report Tuesday. Earlier on Wednesday, the Arabic newspaper Asharq al-Awsat published what it said were the details of U.S. President Donald Trump's peace plan, though it cited unnamed French officials as its sources.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:54

Pembrokeshire is now under an amber warning for snow and ice on Thursday and Friday. Nolan, a qualified meteorologist, has practically begged Met Eireann to issue a status Red Weather Alert to particularly the east coast of Ireland which he says will see up to 15 inches (40 cm) of snow this week.

by | March 03, 2018 | 03:53

However, Dembele chose to join Borussia Dortmund from Rennes instead in order to continue his development. Yet even when he was rising through the ranks in his homeland with Rennes, the 20-year-old was confident he would one day line up alongside the Argentina superstar.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:03

Each woman will receive $60,000 (£44,000), an official with the New York City Law Department told BBC News. Dating back to 2012, the cases start with a Brooklyn teen known as 'G.E.' who was arrested after a dispute with two girls. The teen claims to have felt "exposed, violated and distraught" for having to remove her head piece for approximately 20 minutes while policemen and prisoners watched.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:20

The eastern seaboard braced for wind gusts exceeding 50 miles per hour, with possible hurricane-force gusts of 80 to 90 miles per hour on Cape Cod. Portland International Airport reports 13 flights are canceled as of late Friday morning.

by | March 03, 2018 | 04:22

The cause of the snow slide is unknown. During a visit to the southern city of Nice, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe told reporters that rescue operations are still ongoing. More than a dozen people have died in avalanches in the French Alps this ski season, in addition to those killed in other parts of the mountain range.