• Valentino Rossi makes big MotoGP prediction before start of new season
Valentino Rossi makes big MotoGP prediction before start of new season

Suzuki Ecstar's Italian driver Andrea Iannone (left), Movistar Yamaha's Italian driver Valentino Rossi (center), and Ducati's Italian driver Andrea Dovizioso , attend a presser at the Losail Circuit on Friday, ahead of the Qatar Grand Prix.

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  • Syracuse Orange vs. Michigan State Spartans Odds Preview 03/18/18
Syracuse Orange vs. Michigan State Spartans Odds Preview 03/18/18

This was a shocker as Virginia was the unanimous No. 1 team in the AP poll and No. 16 seeds had been 0-135 in tourney openers. "This tournament just breaks your heart", Boeheim said. Langford had scored in double figures just one time in the previous seven games but he played confidently against Bucknell. So far in the Big Dance, the Spartans...

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  • Israeli tanks fire shells at eastern border of Gaza
Israeli tanks fire shells at eastern border of Gaza

On Dec. 6, U.S. President Donald Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, triggering world outcry and protests across the Palestinian territories. The deadly incursion in Gaza by Israeli forces predominantly featured operations to dismantle tunnelling operations as a main prong in their efforts to neutralize attacks stemming ...

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  • South Korea's president to visit Vietnam next week amid strong business ties
South Korea's president to visit Vietnam next week amid strong business ties

The talks also dealt with Sweden's consular responsibilities in North Korea where it works on behalf of countries including the U.S. Though not explicitly stated, the announcement hints that the Washington-Pyongyang summit talks may have been on the table as well as the release of Americans detained in North Korea.

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  • Amy Yu and Kevin Esterly timeline: Secrets, suspicions, then a flight
Amy Yu and Kevin Esterly timeline: Secrets, suspicions, then a flight

Luu says she also found text messages that suggested Esterly was romantically involved with her daughter, who is 16 - the age of consent in Pennsylvania. "Esterly will be turned over to the Miami Police Department and then the extradition process will begin to bring him back to Allentown". Through a lawyer, Stacey Esterly said she and her husband h...

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  • First car removed from wreckage of Florida bridge
First car removed from wreckage of Florida bridge

Miami-Dade police have identified four of the people killed. Navarro Brown was taken to a hospital earlier and died there. "The vehicles with the victims inside are being transferred to the medical examiner's office", said Juan Perez, director of Miami Dade Police.

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  • France 'does not recognise' Russian vote in Crimea
France 'does not recognise' Russian vote in Crimea

The European Union reiterates that it does not recognize and continues to condemn this violation of global law. In line with the policy of non-recognition of the annexation of Crimea , Latvia added that it does not recognize the holding of the Russian presidential election in Crimea and Sevastopol on 18 March.

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  • Patrick's Day parade in Boston
Patrick's Day parade in Boston

Saint Patricks' Day celebrations took place across our area on Saturday. The Murphy Irish Dancers have marched and performed in the parade in Cleveland for 39 consecutive years with Crawford has their lead. Hundreds of people packed Maine Street with family and friends. "My son Paul, who's a ginger, was marching in the Scranton parade wearing th...

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  • Henrik Stenson leads at Bay Hill as Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose impress
Henrik Stenson leads at Bay Hill as Rory McIlroy, Justin Rose impress

Defending Palmer champion Marc Leishman is next best of the Australians two shots back at three under, while countryman Adam Scott is one under midway through the back nine. After pars on 10 and 11, the momentum finally started to trickle in with a two-putt birdie on the par-5 12th. I don't know, I think it's gotten a little much, to be honest.

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  • Trump lawyer sought to bury Stormy Daniels allegations in 2011
Trump lawyer sought to bury Stormy Daniels allegations in 2011

According to the Washington Post , Trump's personal lawyer , Michael Cohen , stepped in to prevent Stormy from telling her side of the story about her alleged affair with Trump - with the publication alleging that Cohen threatened to harm Stormy's career, passing that threat on to the publication agent who arranged for Stormy's story to be print...

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  • Donald Trump signs Taiwan Travel Act despite warning from mainland China
Donald Trump signs Taiwan Travel Act despite warning from mainland China

US President Donald Trump defied warnings from Beijing on Friday and signed the Taiwan Travel Act, which allows representatives of America to meet officials from the self-ruled island. Other policy recommendations are all geared toward how the US can be more active in its relationship with Taiwan, including starting negotiations on a free trade agr...

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  • China's Parliament re-elects Xi Jinping as President
China's Parliament re-elects Xi Jinping as President

Xi, 64, also serves as chairman of the Central Military Commission and general secretary of the Communist Party of China . The NPC also elected Wang Qishan as the vice-president with only one vote against him. The former anti-corruption chief Wang Qishan was elected the vice president . Previously, Wang has worked on financial issues an...

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  • Russian Federation ex-spy poisoning 'extremely worrying': Chemical weapons watchdog
Russian Federation ex-spy poisoning 'extremely worrying': Chemical weapons watchdog

In Washington, US President Donald Trump said "it certainly looks like the Russians were behind it". On Thursday, British Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson said Moscow had made a "deliberate political decision" to poison Skripal . "Any illegal actions against any Russian media outlet in the United Kingdom will lead to retaliatory steps on t...

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  • Climbing organization to President Trump: 'Walls inspire us'
Climbing organization to President Trump: 'Walls inspire us'

After visiting San Diego to view prototypes of his proposed border wall , President Donald Trump flew to Los Angeles Tuesday afternoon to headline a high-dollar fundraiser, according to the Los Angeles Times . But bridges are still better than walls. "The United States would have to put more agents on the border". 6 of 9 Demonstrators...

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  • Paralympics: Japan's Narita wins snowboard banked slalom SB-LL2 class
Paralympics: Japan's Narita wins snowboard banked slalom SB-LL2 class

In her debut Games, Coury broke up a possible Dutch sweep of the podium as she finished second behind two-time Paralympic champion Bibian Mentel-Spee and ahead of bronze-medalist Lisa Bunschoten. "The message I want to share is I'm hoping that anyone in Canada can look at the performances this week, not only from myself but the entire nordic team, ...

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  • The Roundup Of White House Departures [SLIDESHOW]
The Roundup Of White House Departures [SLIDESHOW]

However, Trump is said to not want to humiliate the three-star general and plans to take some time before announcing his replacement. A move to replace McMaster would come as the Trump administration faces weighty decisions on a range of global issues, including whether to abandon the multinational nuclear deal with Iran and how to confront N...

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  • Russian Federation will expel British diplomats in poisoning standoff
Russian Federation will expel British diplomats in poisoning standoff

Ms May blamed Moscow for the attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter, and gave 23 Russians who she said were spies working under diplomatic cover at the London embassy a week to leave. Asked by a Reuters reporter in the Kazakh capital if Russia planned to expel British diplomats from Moscow , Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov smiled a...

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  • 2 dead, several injured in West Bank auto ramming
2 dead, several injured in West Bank auto ramming

Israeli media reported two people were killed and three injured in what they described as a suspected vehicle ramming near the Palestinian city of Jenin in the northern West Bank. Hamas spokesperson Hazam Kasam said that "this attack makes it clear that the intifada is continuing for the Palestinian people". In 1980, the Israeli parliament...

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  • Oil prices extend gains, but higher output caps rise
Oil prices extend gains, but higher output caps rise

The January increase of 18 million barrels over the December inventory level was roughly half the size of rises normally seen at this time of year, according to the agency, which advises Western governments on energy policy. The discount of April contracts to May widened to 6 cents as growing supply weighed on the value of oil for prompt delivery. ...

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  • Louise Slaughter, New York Democratic Rep has died at 88
Louise Slaughter, New York Democratic Rep has died at 88

She was the top-ranked Democrat on the House Rules Committee, and chaired the panel from 2007-2010 when Democrats controlled the House chamber. Slaughter was planning to run for re-election for a 17th term. Dorothy Louise McIntosh Slaughter was born August 14, 1929, in Lynch, Kentucky. According to the Democrat and Chronicle of Rochester, sh...

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  • Alleged Poisoning Attack on Russian Ex-Spy Skripal in UK
Alleged Poisoning Attack on Russian Ex-Spy Skripal in UK

Gavin Williamson is expected to announce a new £48m facility dedicated to chemical weapons defence as the country reels from the poisoning of Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Yulia last week. Gavin Williamson talked tough as rumours grow that Russia is poised to order home United Kingdom embassy officials in both Moscow ...

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  • Crown Prince Says Saudi will Develop Nuclear Bomb if Iran Does
Crown Prince Says Saudi will Develop Nuclear Bomb if Iran Does

The 32-year-old prince said he had referred to Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei as "the new Hitler" because "he wants to expand". " Many countries around the world and in Europe did not realise how risky Hitler was until what happened, happened".

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  • Hearing date set for Stormy Daniels lawsuit against Trump
Hearing date set for Stormy Daniels lawsuit against Trump

I am more fortunate than many , many people in this country. Here is a link to the official site. Apparently, Trump's camp wanted Stormy to sign a new statement because "the press had started to pick up the story, and the announcement of her being on Kimmel made it even bigger".

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  • In Context: Did Hillary Clinton call Wisconsin 'backwards'?
In Context: Did Hillary Clinton call Wisconsin 'backwards'?

Clinton was touring the Jahaj Maha palace on Monday when a video shows her falling and bracing herself with her hand. She's been a mentor and someone I've admired tremendously and did make history in our country by being the first women to be nominated by major party.

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  • BSP takes BJP by surprise, wins both Lok Sabha seats in bypolls
BSP takes BJP by surprise, wins both Lok Sabha seats in bypolls

In Phulpur , SP candidate Nagendra Pratap Singh Patel was leading by 8,199 votes after seven rounds of counting. While in Gorakhpur , Samajwadi Party's candidate Pravin Kumar Nishad won the seat. Low voter turnout was recorded at both the constituencies. The first by-poll shock for BJP came in from MadMaran brothers discharged in telephon...

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