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ICC launches investigation over 'irregular activities' in private UAE league

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The ICC's Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) got involved after the footage went viral, which shows batsmen getting easily stumped or run-outs happening in the most weird fashion. Upon hearing of the suspicious circumstances surrounding the match, local officials moved quickly to suspend all cricketing activity at the venue, bringing the tournament to a premature end on its second day. Read More »

Topeka Historic Harley Davidson Dealership unaffected by KC plant closure

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The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 19 by BMO Capital Markets. Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. raised its position in Harley-Davidson by 27.7% in the 3rd quarter. Its up 8.42% from 363,500 shares previously. The firm had revenue of $1.05 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.01 billion. (NYSE:HOG) for 650 shares. Read More »

Trump's approval ranking jumps 10 factors in 1 month

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Fifty-five percent of voters said the president was at least somewhat successful at carrying out his legislative agenda in Congress, a 13 percent improvement from December before Republican leaders passed their sweeping tax package. The District of Columbia, meanwhile, recorded the lowest approval: a dismal six percent. Only Republicans (86 percent to 9 percent) and white voters with no college degree (50 percent to 42 percent ) approve of Trump's job. Read More »

Search narrows for Wynn's successor as RNC finance chair

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Like Wynn, Ricketts is a billionaire, but in a change of demographics, Ricketts is under 50. Trump has noted that he believes both men would know what they are doing in the role and could be trusted, said one source familiar with the President's thinking. Read More »

Spartans rally again for win against Penn State

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Freshman Kamaria McDaniel moved into a tie for No. 10 on the freshman 3-pointers made list with her 21st make of the season from distance. Jordan Bohannon had 20 points and 10 assists and Tyler Cook had 17 points and 10 rebounds. The Spartans found themselves down by 12 in the second half, but put together a speedy comeback, pulling even with just under 15 to go in the game. After overcoming a poor first half to rally and win on Sunday at Maryland, the fifth-ranked Spartans followed a ... Read More »

Blazers, McCollum roll into meeting with Raptors

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During their last five games, the Trail Blazers have scored an average of 110.4 points per game (5.8 above their season average) and allowed an average of 103.0 points per game (0.0 above their season average). Enes Kanter had 17 points and 17 rebounds for the Knicks. That places them sixth out west, and only 1.5 games out of fourth. It's possible he'll undergo an operation this week, and he be out for two months. Read More »

Australian govt's 'secret papers' found in junk shop

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The government has ordered a review into how the cabinets were disposed with the files in them. The documents, spanning at least four administrations and revealing the inner workings of the government , would normally have been kept secret for 20 years. Read More »

Palestinian teenager shot dead by Israeli soldiers in West Bank

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday that Israel will retain security control over the Palestinians as part of any future peace deal, deepening Palestinian fears that Israel and the US are working on a proposal that will fall far short of their dreams of independence. Read More »

Scattered light rain and/or snow overnight, colder Thursday

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On Friday , snow showers are likely before 7 a.m., with less than half an inch of snow is expected. Light snow is possible initially (as early as the morning). Today: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5pm. Northwest wind 15 to 17 miles per hour. Then snow could change to rain in the afternoon. That night, the low will be around 28 with a 40 percent chance of precipitation. Read More »

TMC wins 2 bypolls, BJP finishes second

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In Mandalgarh Assembly constituency , the Congress won by almost 13,000 votes while its candidate in Alwar LS constituency recorded a victory by more than 1.56 lakh votes. The CPI (M)'s Gargi Chatterjee was at number three with 35,497 votes. TMC's Sajda Ahmed received a record vote of 7,67,219 votes. In the 2014 Lok Sabha poll the party bagged over 3.69 lakh votes in the constituency. Read More »

A Visual Breakdown Of Trump's State Of The Union Address

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While the president mentioned energy in his first State of the Union speech Tuesday night, he offered few details about his energy priorities. President Trump's calls for harmony rang hollow Wednesday on Capitol Hill as a bitterly divided Washington returned to business as usual. Read More »

February is: Black History Month

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He is also a writer, teacher and doctoral candidate at Harvard University. RHA president and junior political science major Jake Hofmann said this is not the first time the RHA has participated in Black History Month . "Of course it's important for people to be aware of the contributions of Black Canadians in the past, but it's just as important to use that knowledge and build an awareness of their contributions in the present and the future", she said. Read More »

NJ photographer captures super blue blood moon over Manhattan skyline

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The moon put on a rare cosmic show on Wednesday. It is usually seen in Australia every 2.8 years however this year there will be two - last night (31st January ) and a second in late July. A supermoon occurs when the moon orbits closer to planet Earth than usual. Wednesday's super blue blood moon happened because all the right circumstances aligned in just the right way. Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation warns of 'grave concerns' over release of Russian Federation memo

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The statements came hours after Trump was overheard telling a Republican lawmaker that he was " 100 percent " in favor of releasing the document. The Republicans have said the memo reveals surveillance abuses by the FBI and the Justice Department in the early stages of the investigation into potential ties between Russian Federation and the 2016 Trump presidential campaign. Read More »

Top official resigns after false missile alert in Hawaii

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A secret United States military test to shoot down an incoming missile has failed, according to reports, raising concerns about the threat posed by North Korea . Hawaii's Emergency Management initially blamed the worker for pushing the wrong button, but investigators now say the man actually believed there was a missile heading for Hawaii. Read More »

Experts question Trump decision to hold off on Russian sanctions

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But the list of 96 oligarchs appears to copy Forbes' famous 2017 rich list, which lays an array of figures in Russian energy and materials sectors who were able to secure vast resources for themselves when old Soviet assets got sold off. "It's an example of public shaming", Adam Smith, a former Treasury Department adviser on sanctions, said. They insist this is proof he's "soft" of Russian Federation. Read More »

Seller of ammo to Vegas shooter didn't know plan

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Originally from the Philippines , Danley lived in Australia for quite some time before moving to the U.S. When she was asked at the time about her involvement in the shooting, she said: "I can't comment at the moment". Haig told Newsweek he was questioned by agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives after the October 1 shooting. "A law enforcement official told The Associated Press in October Paddock bought 1,000 rounds of tracer ammunition from a private ... Read More »

Ethiopia / AU: President Lourenço leaves Addis Ababa

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Addressing the Libyan crisis, he added: "We are seeking to bring the transitional phase Libya is undergoing to a conclusion, to unify its various institutions, to build the stable foundations of its state and to complete all the steps and measures that remain". Read More »

Congress provides space for everybody: Meghalaya CM

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In an apparent retort to Rahul Gandhis suit-boot ki sarkar jibe, the BJP has claimed the Congress President wore a jacket worth Dollars 995 at a concert oragnised by his party in the poll-bound state while being "indifferent" to the woes of people. Read More »

Olympics buff Leslie Jones returning to NBC's Winter Games coverage

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The International Olympic Committee banned Russian Federation from next month's event in South Korea after a report on a vast Moscow-backed doping scheme in previous Games. As a sanction for what it deemed a doping scheme during the 2014 Winter Olympics, which Russian Federation hosted in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, the IOC in December banned Russian Federation from the Olympics, citing its "unprecedented systematic manipulation" of the Olympic antidoping system. Read More »

Results of Syrian National Dialogue Congress in Sochi

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The Assad regime, which is backed by Russian air power in its nearly seven-year-long war with opposition fighters, says it only targets militants and has repeatedly denied striking civilian facilities such as hospitals. The deployment in the northwestern region was launched last October under a deal reached with Russian Federation and Iran during the Syrian peace talks in the Kazakh capital, Astana. Read More »

Deepika Padukone celebrates Rajasthani style as Padmaavat takes great opening

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As expected, Padmaavat made huge moolah for its producers on Sunday. The figures come at a time when several multiplex owners in the country had shown reluctance to screen the film in Rajasthan, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Goa. "That's what I felt like at the end of your magnum opus". She stressed: "Women have the right to live". He said, "I'd like to request everyone to let Padmaavat run in peace considering the amount of trouble and struggles the film has gone through". Read More »

Justice Department Will Not Retry Sen. Bob Menendez

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Bob Menendez (D-NJ) on corruption charges, an abrupt about-face that keeps him from another arduous trial and likely protects his place in the Senate. Melgen was separately convicted of a Medicare fraud in Florida and is awaiting sentencing in that case in July. In exchange , the government said, Menendez used the power of his office to advance Melgen's personal and financial interests. Read More »

Powerful chairman of House Appropriations committee retires, joining GOP exodus from Congress

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Frelinghuysen's district includes much of Morris County, but also portions of Sussex, Essex and Passaic counties. The 71-year-old Frelinghuysen was first elected to the House in 1994. She strayed from political gloating Monday and thanked Frelinghuysen for his service in a statement put out by her campaign. House GOP leaders considered removing Frelinghuysen as chairman of the Appropriations Committee in retaliation for bucking the party line on one of their biggest legislative ... Read More »

Porn Actress Stormy Daniels denies having affair with Donald Trump

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Especially when you consider that Daniels put out a statement - via her publicist - just before appearing with Kimmel that said: "I am denying this affair because it never happened ". Kimmel then pointed out that Daniels' signature on the statement does not match the signature on her original statement, or her signature on head shots she has signed over the years for fans. Read More »

GOP congressman wants cops to arrest 'Dreamers' at State of the Union

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Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Fla., a moderate who supports protections for Dreamers , called Gosar's anti-illegal immigration stance "drastic and cruel" via tweet Tuesday afternoon. "Of all the places where the rule of law needs to be enforced, it should be in the hallowed halls of Congress", Rep. Paul Gosar tweeted . Neither Gosar's office, nor US Capitol Police have responded to CNN's request for additional comment. Read More »