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Pence: US, Allies to 'Intensify' Campaign to End North Korea's Nuclear Program Pence: US, Allies to 'Intensify' Campaign to End North Korea's Nuclear Program
- February 11, 2018

The North Korean delegation arrived in the South on Kim's private plane on Friday via Incheon worldwide airport to attend the opening ceremony of the Pyongchang Winter Olympics where Seoul and Pyongyang are represented by joint teams. (more...)
Results: First gold medal of Olympics awarded in PyeongChang Results: First gold medal of Olympics awarded in PyeongChang
- February 11, 2018

While she seemed unmoved with that former distinction about the 11 medals and whatnot, saying she'd just see "how many medals I have" once she gets home, the latter did matter. "It was really cool being seconds away from a medal, and seeing it right there", Diggins said. Kalla made her break midway through the last of the four laps, leaving Bjoergen to battle Parmakoski and Swede Ebba Andersson for the podium places. (more...)
U.S. wins first medal in 2018 Winter Olympics U.S. wins first medal in 2018 Winter Olympics
- February 11, 2018

The U.S.is finally on the board in PyeongChang, and it's thanks to a 17-year-old. Canadians Max Parrott and Mark McMorris took silver and bronze respectively. Redmond Gerard of the US celebrates after the men's slopestyle snowboarding finals in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on February 11, 2018 . In Sochi, American Sage Kotsenburg was the surprise victor. (more...)
Nicholson qualifies for Olympic slopestyle finals Nicholson qualifies for Olympic slopestyle finals
- February 11, 2018

McMorris fell in his final trip down the course. The Canadian team came into Sunday's final with fully a third of the 12 available spots. Parrot, who led through qualifying, bobbled on the last jump of his first and second runs but pulled off a clean run on his last chance to win silver. (more...)
Olympics-Joint Korean march gave me goosebumps, says IOC boss Olympics-Joint Korean march gave me goosebumps, says IOC boss
- February 11, 2018

The powerful sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is watching a joint Korean hockey team's historic first match against Switzerland at the Olympics with South Korean President Moon Jae-in. The invitation, reports Reuters, was delivered by Kim Yo Jong, and has been "practically" accepted by Moon. Overnights for Pyeongchang also topped the opening ceremony for the 2016 Rio Summer games, which brought in a 16.5 and were the lowest overnight rating for a summer Olympics opening ... (more...)
Virginia Tech stuns No. 2 Virginia for road upset Virginia Tech stuns No. 2 Virginia for road upset
- February 11, 2018

Tech, which shot 43 percent from the floor, was led by Robinson's 20 points. The over/under total for the game is listed at 129.5 points. He connected on a layup, got fouled in the process by Jerome and made the ensuing free throw. Neither team would have much success scoring in the next few minutes. Hall had 16 points and De'Andre Hunter added 14 for UVA. A three-point shooting bonanza dominated play in the opening half. (more...)
PM Modi meets President Abbas on historic visit to Palestine: See pics PM Modi meets President Abbas on historic visit to Palestine: See pics
- February 11, 2018

Prime Minister took a chopper's ride from Jordanian capital Amman to Ramallah in West Bank, the headquarters of Palestinian Authority. Only diplomacy and farsightedness can set free from violence and baggage of the past. Soon after his arrival, Modi visited the Mausoleum of in and laid a wreath at the grave of the iconic Palestinian leader. After the event, Modi will visit the Grand Mosque which is the main mosque in the Sultanate of Oman and has a historical connection with India. (more...)
Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's President to Pyongyang Kim Jong-un invites South Korea's President to Pyongyang
- February 11, 2018

South Korea's Kim Yuna thought she had seen and done it all during her stellar figure skating career, but lighting the Olympic cauldron as the final torchbearer of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics took her breath away. Who is Kim Yo-jong? He supported Pence's moves to meet with North Korean defectors, paying respects at a memorial to 46 South Korean sailors killed in a 2010 torpedo attack blamed on the North. (more...)
EPL: Kane scores as Tottenham beat Arsenal in derby battle EPL: Kane scores as Tottenham beat Arsenal in derby battle
- February 11, 2018

However, the tactical battle which unfolded in the early exchanges gave little in the way of clear cut chances to either side as a disciplined Arsenal outfit kept Tottenham at bay as the home side started to pile on the pressure. Cech had to be at his best again moments later to tip over an Eriksen free-kick curling towards the top corner. The hosts had plenty of chances to add to their lead but Kane put a free header wide and had a fierce shot saved by Petr Cech while the Arsenal goalkeeper ... (more...)
Coleman left Everton game with injury Coleman left Everton game with injury
- February 11, 2018

Sigurdsson found himself with the chance to try his luck from 25 yards and the ball was deflected in from 25 yards. It was then the turn of Sorloth, who had been played in an unnatural wide-left position, to get an effort at goal as he rose highest in the box from a Patrick van Aanholt ball in, the new signing denied a debut goal by a good Jordan Pickford save. (more...)
Why LeBron James Likes New Look Of Cavs After Series Of Trades Why LeBron James Likes New Look Of Cavs After Series Of Trades
- February 11, 2018

So, on the day of the trade deadline , general manager Koby Altman made not one, not two, but three deals to bring in new talent and ship off players who didn't excel alongside James. Yes, it is possible this trade gets LBJ to California. While Magic Johnson has gone on record in saying "It's not about starting, it's about how many minutes you get". (more...)
Jose Mourinho still searching for first win at St James' Park Jose Mourinho still searching for first win at St James' Park
- February 11, 2018

But I have seen Burnley , West Ham, Stoke, Leicester - a lot of teams playing defensive against Manchester City ", he told the assembled press at his weekly press conference. Their Champions League duels will live long in the memory, but nowadays one manager is hoping to avoid losing any more distance on the league leaders as the other looks to avoid the drop amid background tension. (more...)
South Korea Displays Technological Prowess At Opening Ceremony Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics South Korea Displays Technological Prowess At Opening Ceremony Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics
- February 11, 2018

USA vice-president Mike Pence, who has described North Korea as the world's most tyrannical regime, spoke with Moon on Thursday ahead of the opening ceremony in the mountain resort of Pyeongchang, just 80km (50 miles) from the heavily armed border with the reclusive North. (more...)
Nassar Despatched to Most-Safety Federal Jail in Tucson Nassar Despatched to Most-Safety Federal Jail in Tucson
- February 11, 2018

Disgraced United States Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar is now in federal custody. This is following stays in Eaton County jail and most recently, the Milan Federal Correctional Institution near Ann Arbor, Mich . His serial sexual abuse of girls and young women has shaken Michigan State University and elite sports associations. On January 24, 2018, Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years after pleading guilty to seven counts of sexual assault of minors. (more...)
Harry Kane's header gives Tottenham a win over Arsenal Harry Kane's header gives Tottenham a win over Arsenal
- February 11, 2018

Arsenal nearly snatched a point at the death, but substitute Alexandre Lacazette fired wide, and in truth, the margin of victory should have been greater, as Spurs wasted several chances to double their advantage in front of a crowd of 83,222. (more...)
Mourinho: Pogba can become complete midfielder at Man United Mourinho: Pogba can become complete midfielder at Man United
- February 11, 2018

Mourinho appeared to question Wayne Rooney's assessment of where Pogba can best operate. He can do a bit of everything really well. "(Rafa) Benitez knows how to get points so I think it is going to be hard". I heard it for the first time in 2004 when I arrived. For me, with my Portuguese and trying to translate to the English, I just think midfield players. (more...)
Darvish Inks Deal With the Chicago Cubs Darvish Inks Deal With the Chicago Cubs
- February 11, 2018

With incentives, including winning multiple Cy Young awards, Darvish could earn up to $150 million, according to The Athletic . The Cubs had been considered the clear favorite for Darvish, despite a late start on courting him. But he had a miserable World Series as L.A. fell to the Astros in seven games. The Dodgers fell behind 5-0 in the finale and never rebounded. Like a slew of other teams, the Cubs didn't meet with Darvish until after they realized his initial price tag wasn't going ... (more...)
Chelsea star drops massive hint of Real Madrid return Chelsea star drops massive hint of Real Madrid return
- February 11, 2018

The Spaniard had initial troubles with his back three weeks ago and the injury took a tool over him when he had to leave the pitch in the FA Cup clash against Norwich. Conte's team, now fourth in the table, have endured a torrid spell, losing 3-0 at home to Bournemouth before being beaten 4-1 at Watford . The Blues have some big matches around the corner, including the two Manchester clubs, City and United, back-to-back along with Barcelona in the Champions League. (more...)
Wellinger takes gold on normal hill Wellinger takes gold on normal hill
- February 11, 2018

USA ski jumpers Kevin Bickner, 21, of Wauconda, Casey Larson, 19, of Barrington and Michael Glasder, 28, of Cary each qualified for Saturday's final in the normal hill event with top-50 finishes in Thursday's qualifying round. "So then I can basically stop feeling my feet a few more times if that keeps happening". Freitag's jump of 102.5 meters was only enough for ninth place and there was disappointment for Poland's Kamil Stoch, seeking to become the first man to defend the title, who ... (more...)
Kasur rape and murder Kasur rape and murder
- February 10, 2018

The CM referred to him as a "serial killer" while speaking about the latter's role in the rape and murders of seven other girls in Kasur in recent years. To this, the judge asked whether the suspect had recorded his confessional statement to which the prosecutor nodded in the negative. The court asked Imran's counsel to abandon his all other engagements as the court will hold the trial on daily basis as per directions of the Lahore High Court. (more...)

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