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Virender Sehwag Says, "Virat Kohli Should Drop Himself In The 3rd Test"

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And Ashwin, bowling with the new ball, did cause some anxious moments to Elgar and was unlucky not to find the edge. "If we get early wickets tomorrow, the match can be in anybody's favour". De Villiers' presence will surely hurt India after the first hour's play tomorrow. He had set off for a run in the 68th over, only for Kohli to send him back but Vernon Philander's throw from mid-on beat him by inches as Pandya didn't drag his bat or even grounded his foot. Read More »

Illinois AG says girl can use medical marijuana at school

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Medical marijuana helps an 11-year-old girl deal with seizures. . Lawyers for the school district and attorney general's office will meet back in court next week to work on a long-term plan for Ashley and the school. Superintendent Andy DuRoss says School District 54 will abide by the law. "What we are all hoping is that this is merely a legislative oversight, perhaps at time the law was passed the legislature didn't contemplate young children in school may be prescribed and may need ... Read More »

Trump targets surveillance program in tweet; suggests possibility of political spying

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Paul, who blocked one of President Trump's Justice Department nominees last month over surveillance concerns, took to Twitter Thursday to announce his disgust with the House legislation. The dossier examines ties between Russian Federation and Trump and his aides. Section 702 can't be used to surveil American citizens. House Republicans passed legislation on Thursday morning reauthorizing the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act ( FISA ), a crucial element in the operation of the ... Read More »

H&M store trashed over 'monkey' advert

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H&M, the world's second-largest clothing group lost the collaboration with Canadian pop star, The Weeknd , after he saw the advertisement. Apparently, the statement had triggered an outrage on social media and a radical group known as the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF). Read More »

Gang of Six publicizes immigration deal, White Home says nothing's accomplished but

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The Republican legislation is certain to antagonize Democrats , including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, who wants a narrowly crafted DACA bill that includes border security enhancements but no wall funding. No doubt better border security and a more logical guest worker visa program are essentials, but all these issues can be dealt with after Congress passes a budget, which is the real priority now. Read More »

Man arrested on Greyhound bus after police chase in IL

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Authorities have arrested a man who they say held 50 people hostage while aboard a Greyhound bus late Friday night. About 40 passengers were driven to Chicago's Union Station on another bus. Schmaling said the man made threats to law enforcement as he was being transported to jail. The Sheriff's Office is recommending that he be charged with making terroristic threats, a felony, and disorderly conduct. Read More »

Stoke City: Martin O'Neill rejects chance to succeed Mark Hughes

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Although Stoke are understood to have offered O'Neill the chance to succeed Mark Hughes after former Watford manager Quique Sanchez Flores made a decision to remain at Espanyol, it remains to be seen if he will go. Stoke, mindful that they are running out of time, had then hoped to convince O'Neill - the first choice of chairman Peter Coates - to return to top-flight management and put his reputation on the line. Read More »

Evacuation in Philippines after volcano spews ash 2.5km into air

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The Philippines' most active volcano rumbled back to life Sunday with lava rising to its crater in a gentle eruption that has prompted authorities to evacuate thousands of villagers. Mayon's biggest eruption was in 1841, when lava flows buried a town, killing 1,200 people. Authorities have cut off air traffic near Mayon and further advised residents to cover their mouths with a damp, clean cloth or a dust mask when ash clouds are overhead, Reuters reported . Read More »

Unions protest Trump eviction of Salvadorans

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After the Trump administration announced it would end the Temporary Protected Status designation for 200,000 Salvadorans, the Canadian government wants to warn those affected to think twice before going to Canada. "They own homes and businesses", Walsh said. Where are these 200,000 people expected to go, and how will they possibly be absorbed? "He now works as a nurse's aid even though he has a medical degree", he said. Read More »

Muslim Girl Attacked By Man Who Cut Off Her Hijab

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January 12. The man fled the scene after the assault. He's described as a man in his 20s, Asian, medium build, about five-foot-eight-inches and six-foot, with black hair and a moustache. Toronto District School Board spokesperson Ryan Bird told CBC Toronto that police and the student's family was immediately contacted after Khawlah reported what happened to school officials. Read More »

GM Looking To Launch A Fully Autonomous Car In 2019

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The steering wheel and pedals will be gone, giving total control to the machine. It's not just GM that's making the push for full autonomous cars to hit the road soon. More recently, it dispensed with safety drivers, though the vans still has steering wheels. Cruise, which is based in San Francisco, expects to test the modified Chevy Bolt next year. Read More »

PM Modi hosts dinner for "Friend" Benjamin Netanyahu

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This warmth was on display at the very start of the visit, when Modi - breaking with original plans and Indian protocol - personally met Netanyahu at the airport, reciprocating Netanyahu's meeting Modi when the Indian prime minister arrived in Israel for a visit last July. Read More »

Trump playing politics with drilling decision

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Rick Scott voiced opposition soon after the plan's January 4 release, a letter submitted by the state Department of Environmental Protection a year ago did not oppose the drilling plan or ask for Florida to be exempted. In the statement on your decision to remove Florida, you indicated that President Trump had directed you to reestablish our country's offshore oil and gas leasing program in a way that "takes into consideration the local and state voice". Read More »

United States discloses PKK/PYD-led army plan in Syria

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The US sees the YPG as the most effective fighting force against IS and past year provided it with arms ahead of major battles in Syria. Rojhat Roj said the shelling of areas in Afrin district, in Aleppo province, killed one YPG fighter and wounded several civilians on Sunday. Read More »

Iran's President Rouhani calls for mobilization to rescue oil tanker crew

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The tragic fate of sailors aboard an ill-fated Iranian oil tanker that had been burning near China's eastern coast for a week has been sealed. It is not clear what caused the collision. All 32 sailors on board an oil tanker that sank after burning for a week have been confirmed dead . On Saturday, a Chinese salvage team recovered two bodies from the stricken tanker, which had been at risk of exploding after it caught fire and was left adrift, state news agency Xinhua reported. Read More »

Powerful, deadly natural disaster rocks Peru

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Several municipalities were without electricity, and many roads and adobe houses had collapsed, Osorio said. The quake, which struck just after 4 a.m. The most devasting quake in recent years was an 8.0 natural disaster that struck near the capital of Lima in 2007. A Southern Copper Corp representative said there were no reports of damage at its Cuajone and Toquepala mines. Read More »

Saudi social reforms: Women attend soccer match for the first time

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The stadium has designated "family section" for the women spectators in the stands where they were allowed to observe the game with other family members, also an attempt to separate them from single men. "It's actually my first time watching a football game live in the stadium". The notorious driving ban on women was lifted in September 2017, and this week Saudi Arabia will host its first ever women's squash tournament. Read More »

Risky wind chills in effect through Saturday morning

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Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. The cold Arctic air associated with this next system will move in quickly, therefore expect a quick transition from a wintry mix to all snow especially after midnight. Despite lots of sunshine on Friday , temperatures were mainly in the teens with a colder wind chill. The wind chills are expected to range from 5 degrees below zero to 15 below zero. Read More »

Saudi women allowed into football matches for the first time

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In recent months, the kingdom has broken with some of its most rigid rules - lifting a ban on cinemas, announcing that women will be allowed to drive, and allowing genders to mix at a national celebration. Noura Bakharji, another Jeddah resident, said she always felt bitter when her brothers came back from stadiums to tell her about the excitement of watching football matches in person. Read More »

Vehicle flies into second story of California dental office, gets stuck

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The white Nissan Altima slammed into the center divider around 5:30 a.m., prompting the sedan to soar into the air and into the second floor of a dental office in Santa Ana, Calif., the Orange County Fire Authority said. Police in Santa Ana, California say that the vehicle was traveling at a "high rate of speed" when it struck the median, which then launched the auto into the dental office. Read More »

Maharashtra | Boat carrying school children capsizes in Dahanu; 32 rescued, 8 missing

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The deceased were identified as Sonal Bhagwan Shurti, Jhanvi Harish Shurti (both aged 18) and Sanskruti Mayavanshi. A rescue operation is continuing after a boat carrying 40 school students capsized off the Indian coast near Mumbai . He added that the CG made a decision to call off the search operations after the school authorities and district administration confirmed the exact number of students on the boat. Read More »

Burden of crown jewels

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Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in pictures Fri, January 12, 2018 Photographs from the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II which took place on June 2 1953. Giving her personal recollection, the Queen also reveals how she had struggled with her coronation dress, which was embroidered in silk with pearls, and gold and silver thread. Read More »

Trump blasts Democrats as 'all talk and no action' on fixing DACA

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The USCIS announcement comes on the heels of U.S. District Judge William Alsup's issuance on Tuesday of a nationwide injunction blocking the Trump administration's effort to rescind the program. They may, however, file a new initial DACA request, officials said. The lawsuit was brought against the Trump administration by the Regents of the University of California system and its president, Janet Napolitano. Read More »

Pakistan won't seek United States aid resumption: Army Chief Bajwa

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Should he become Pakistan's prime minister, Khan said "yes we would talk", referring to Trump, but added that the USA dishonors the memory of thousands of Pakistan's soldiers who died battling insurgents in its tribal regions, as well as that of tens of thousands of Pakistanis who died in terrorist attacks. Read More »

Israeli forces injure 40 Palestinians in West Bank

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The Palestinian Authority has retained some contact with the Trump administration, despite vowing to cut off all ties to U.S. leadership in protest of its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, the London-based Arabic newspaper Al-Hayat reported Saturday. Read More »