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Tarkanian drops Heller primary challenge to run for House seat


Tarkanian is the son of legendary UNLV college basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian. Dean Heller in return for a Trump endorsement in a House race instead. Dean Heller wasn't just one of the first Never Trumpers in the state of Nevada, he was one of the most influential. But while avoiding a primary is a godsend for Heller, Trump's seal of approval is unlikely to help in the general election in a state he narrowly lost in 2016, has large and fast-growing populations of Hispanics and Asian ... Read More »

Friday's weather: Rain is back. High temperatures near 80


Saturday: Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is expected. The high will be near 61 with an east southeast wind of 15 to 17 miles per hour, gusting to 24 miles per hour. Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers. The high will be near 54 with cloudy skies. The forecast for parade time is expected to be somewhat cloudy but dry with temperatures in the 70s, said Keisha Burns of KXAS-TV (Channel 5 ). Read More »

Colts To Sign Former Oakland Defensive Lineman Denico Autry


Autry is a player seemingly on the verge for a starting role and also has played in a 4-3 defense, with a fit to possibly start opposite Jabaal Sheard (depending on how the Colts handle the draft next month). He has a prior meeting with the Buccaneers, according to reports. Moncrief agreed to a one-year, $7 million contract with Jacksonville while Mewhort's contract expired. Read More »

Caesars Entertainment (CZR) Raised to "Sell" at BidaskClub

Caesars Entertainment Corporation ( NASDAQ: CZR ) shares exhibited a change of 1.61% during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $12.65. Now we move forward to see the historical returns of Caesars Entertainment Corporation which is U.S. based stock. The objective of using RSI is to help the trader identify over sold and overbought price areas. Read More »

The Pompeo And Haspel Nominations Could Be In Trouble In The Senate


He is one of the most radical figures in USA foreign policy and has close ties with Trump. Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of Defense James Mattis, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , National Security Adviser H.R. "I thought we could work together toward resolving issues surrounding the DPRK". The United States, Russia , China, Japan, and the two Koreas held several rounds of discussions - the so-called six-party talks - between 2003 and 2009, but they failed to stop the North's ... Read More »

"Sikkim & West Bengal Will Work Together"- CM Mamata After Meeting Sikkim CM


Cops from the two states clashed over fugitive Gorkha leaders a year ago. Both of us need a good understanding to maintain peace and promote development works. Mamata, on several occasions, had alleged that Sikkim had been fanning violence at Darjeeling and had been offering shelter to fugitives. The police in West Bengal are of the view that many of them are hiding in neighbouring Sikkim, and that the local administration is not keen to flush them out. Read More »

Bengaluru and Chennaiyin FC lock horns for final glory


Bengaluru FC captain Sunil Chhetri also expects a tough game and spoke about how the previous result would not have any bearing on the final since both teams had beaten each other in the league stage. "I'm very happy with the performances of my Indian and foreign players". "But even when we lost players in the draft and had to sign new ones, our philosophy stayed the same because our coach knew this would take time", he said. Read More »

WVU prepares for surging Murray State


The only Power 5 school Murray State faced was Auburn, but the Tigers, under Bruce Pearl, play a perimeter-oriented style similar to the Racers . How can I listen to West Virginia vs. Murray State is somewhat modeled after this year's WVU basketball team. The Racers enter the tournament with a 13-game winning streak. "I think that's why West Virginia is so good at it on the offensive glass because they're relentless, and we try to do the same thing". Read More »

Talks on Iran nuclear deal amid questions on US commitment


They were not authorised to discuss the sensitive negotiations publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. President Donald Trump's decision to fire his top diplomat has put the Iran nuclear agreement at risk and has thrown into confusion an upcoming meeting of the accord's signatories. Read More »

US teacher apologises after 'accidentally' firing gun in class


EDT) when Dennis Alexander was conducting Administration of Justice class and teaching the students about gun safety. Three students were injured by debris, including a 17-year-old whose father told KSBW-TV his son sustained moderate injuries when bullet fragments lodged in his neck. Read More »

Custodian stole SC students' money during walkout, sheriff says


Around the country, school administrators have taken varying stances toward the walkouts that were launched in the aftermath of a deadly rampage at a Florida high school that killed 17 people. Students across America walked out of their schools Wednesday to call for tighter gun control laws in the wake of last month's Florida school shooting. Read More »

Israeli Soldiers Killed in Palestinian Car-Ramming Attack in West Bank


They were taken to Beilinson Medical Center in Petach Tikva. The driver who had escaped from the scene was captured by Israeli security forces shortly after the attack, the Jerusalem Post newspaper reported. Israel occupied and subsequently annexed East Jerusalem in 1967 in a move that was not recognised by the worldwide community. Two IDF soldiers were lightly injured by stones thrown by protesters, one soldier was hurt near Tul Karem and evacuated to Meir hospital in Kfar Saba, ... Read More »

School issues detentions to over 200 students after walkout


About 225 students at Pennridge High School walked out of the school on Wednesday, The Allentown Morning Call reported , citing Superintendent Dr. Jacqueline Rattigan. Rattigan says about 800 students attended the assembly, which included a slideshow in honor of the victims. There were no incidents during the walkout or any reports of disrespectful behavior concerning the event toward students who did or did not participate, he said. Read More »

Constantin Reliu Alive: Court Rejects Romanian's Claim He's Not Dead


In 2013, his wife asked the court to declare him dead, since she had not heard from him. "The head of the border police in Otopeni [airport] called me to his office, turned on his computer and showed it to me: 'Look, Constantin Reliu [declared] dead by his wife, '" he told local news channel Digi24 on Wednesday. Read More »

United Kingdom media regulator, asked about Russia Today, says considering May's update


Williamson said that thousands of British troops would be offered vaccinations against anthrax - a weaponized bacterial disease that was used in a number of biological terror attacks in the 2001. Sir, The government's response to the attempted murder of the Skripals was well judged. Lavrov suggested that the poisoning might have motivated by a desire to complicate Russia's hosting of this summer's soccer World Cup. Read More »

Slovak prime minister resigns after murder of journalist


Third, a new head of the government must be chosen from members of the Fico-led Direction - Social Democracy party. The stories indicated links between high-ranking members of Fico's government and the Calabrian-mafia that infiltrated Eastern Slovakia and defrauded the state of European Union money coming from agriculture subsidies. Read More »

Video shows officer outside during massacre


Seventeen students and staff members were shot and killed in the February 14 mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas, sending shock waves throughout the nation. Defense attorney Melisa McNeill emphasized to the judge that Cruz remains willing "at any time" to plead guilty "in exchange for a waiver of the death sentence" and instead spend the rest of his life behind bars. Read More »

Sen. Angus King: Questions Surround Pompeo, Haspel Confirmations

Kremlin yesterday said ties with the USA could not get any worse under next Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , after the sacking of Rex Tillerson, reported AFP. Mindful of his role, Pompeo tried to limit the briefings to questions of intelligence and analysis. "The debate that will occur around the Haspel nomination may help clear the air by putting these issues before the public", said John Prados , a senior fellow at the National Security Archive , a nonprofit in Washington that ... Read More »

Warmer and calmer Friday before St. Patrick's Day rain chances


Friday night will be cool and clear with temperatures sinking through the 60s and into the low 50s. Even when it's dry, it will be mostly cloudy as temperatures only get as low as the upper 40s and 50s. The cold spell for the week is ending after Thursday , with more mild temperatures expected for the weekend ahead. Lows only drop to the upper 50s. Read More »

Street vendor's death sparks violent clashes — Madrid protests


Migrants clashed with security forces in central Madrid on Thursday night following the death of a Senegalese man whom they said was chased through the streets by police. The unrest was sparked after Mmame Mbaye, a 35-year-old street vendor from Senegal, died Thursday after going into cardiac arrest, police said. Street vendors are a fixture of Madrid , and are often seen laying out items like perfume or hats on white sheets, which they can quickly pick up and take away when the police ... Read More »

Trump's opioid plan includes pushing death penalty for drug dealers


The Trump administration is finalizing a long-awaited plan that it says will solve the opioid crisis, but it also calls for law enforcement measures - like the death penalty for some drug dealers - that public health advocates and congressional Republicans warn will detract from efforts to reverse the epidemic. Read More »

Amber Alert Issued In Mexico For Missing Allentown Teen


Yu disappeared from her Allentown bus stop on March 5. According to authorities, Amy apparently tampered with school documents and listed Esterly on the list of approved people to check her out of school. The Allentown Police Department previously issued a warrant for Esterly's arrest that alleged interference in the custody of a child, the Associated Press reported. Read More »

American agrees to largest expansion in Chicago O'Hare Airport history


Reports say Emanuel has since resolved the dispute by agreeing to speed up construction on three common-use gates that could be used by any airline, including American. According to the mayor's proposal, the total number of gates at O'Hare would increase from 185 to 220 by 2026, the amount of space for planes to park at gates would grow by 25 percent and the square feet of terminal space would increase by 72 percent. Read More »

Russian Federation says will first inform United Kingdom on retaliation, then wider public


May had given Moscow until midnight Tuesday to explain whether the attack was directed by Russian authorities or whether the government had lost control of the nerve agent . The Times newspaper reported Thursday that Britain's MI5 believed Moscow was behind the poisoning. On Thursday, May paid a visit to Salisbury to "speak to people who responded to this bad incident that took place", she said, and thank those who were "continuing to work hard to investigate, to get to the bottom of ... Read More »

Recent Analysts Ratings AngloGold Ashanti Ltd. (AU)

Allianz Asset Management GmbH boosted its holdings in shares of AngloGold Ashanti Limited (NYSE:AU) by 28.9% during the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Its main product is gold . The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0.9%. The organization has the market capitalization of $2.19B. Read More »

Longtime New York Congresswoman Louise Slaughter dies at 88


Slaughter's office announced earlier this week that Slaughter suffered a fall last week at her Washington, D.C. residence and was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Slaughter served the Rochester area in Congress for 15 terms and planned a run for a 16 term this year. From the Monroe County Legislature, to the New York State Assembly to the Halls of Congress, Congresswoman Slaughter set an example of public service that put people first. Read More »

Donald Trump Jr.'s wife, Vanessa Trump, files for divorce


According to multiple media reports, the former model filed for an uncontested divorce , meaning proceedings will not include a dispute over custody and assets. has emerged as a central figure in at least one focus point of the special counsel's investigation into Trump ties to Russia: A June 2016 meeting in Trump Tower involving a Russian lawyer and top campaign aides that, according to Trump Jr.'s emails, he accepted after being promised dirt on Hillary Clinton, Trump's Democratic rival. Read More »

8 injured in ski-lift crash in Georgia


No serious injuries have been reported so far, but people were left visible "shaken and shocked", it has been reported . Emergency ski patrols were dispatched to the scene and a helicopter assisted in transporting the injured to hospital, Georgia's Ministry of Internal Affairs confirmed. Read More »

Nebraska basketball falls in first round of NIT


Nebraska got within one point before Ado converted a three-point play and Stapleton made a 3-pointer to give the Bulldogs a 30-23 lead. "I think any time you have a team that thinks they're going to the NCAA (Tournament) and then doesn't make it, and then you get this seed in the NIT, initially. Read More »

Pro Publica retracts waterboarding claim about Trump's Central Intelligence Agency pick Gina Haspel

Haspel, my fellow senators and I must have the complete picture of Ms. Haspel's involvement in the program in order to fully and fairly review her record and qualifications", Feinstein wrote in a Thursday letter to Pompeo and Haspel. Feinstein, who led the charge on a 2014 "torture report", appeared to respond well to the nomination when it was announced Tuesday. The story also claimed Haspel "mocked the prisoner's suffering in a private conversation", ProPublica reported. Read More »

Toohil, Miccarelli reach agreement during PFA hearing in Luzerne County


Tarah Toohil (R-Luzerne). She also says he's been physically intimidating her at the Capitol this year. The two were in a Wilkes-Barre court Thursday to determine if a temporary protection-from-abuse issued last week would be extended. She said she felt, as a public official, that it was her duty to come forward for the protection of other women. When asked about the allegations in the House complaint, Miccarelli said, "I look forward to vindicating myself one day at a time". Read More »

President Trump wants to create something called a military 'Space Force'


Trump's fiscal 2019 budget calls for an 18.4 percent increase to $44.3 billion in procurement, research and development for space defense projects, according to an advance copy of a presentation prepared by Barnes. The report reviews the overall management of the Air Force's 465 programs of record. "We appreciate the president's and the vice president's leadership on space". Read More »