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OSU baseball: Beavers bash their way to doubleheader sweep

OSU baseball: Beavers bash their way to doubleheader sweep Daniels came up big on Thursday, driving home Albers in the sixth inning to tie the game at 2-2. "It's quite a shock for them, but they've done a really good job getting acclimated to the climate", Northrop said. Jamison defeated Steve Schnider (Oklahoma) 14-4, then lost a 3-2 decision against Rich Weise (Kansas). Ben Coleman, who led the Mules in batting average previous year, started out with ... [Full Article...]

Today's 'Google Doodle' marks 45th anniversary of Chipko Movement, a conservation initiative

Today's 'Google Doodle' marks 45th anniversary of Chipko Movement, a conservation initiative People from the Bishnoi community opposed the cutting of trees by hugging them. However, the Chipko Movement , was supported by local women in a big way, led by Chand Chandi Prasad Bhatt of Dasholi Gram Swarajya Sangh NGO. The modern India Chipko Movement started in April 1973 in the village of Mandal, Uttar Pradesh. His non-violent approach, involved asking villages and volunteers to to cling ... [Full Article...]

Miami Open: Venus Williams to meet Johanna Konta in 4th round

Miami Open: Venus Williams to meet Johanna Konta in 4th round Venus Williams in action. Kenin was playing in her first Miami Open. However, come Miami this year, she needed to find her best again, or she faced slipping outside the top 20. I definitely have a great relationship with this tournament. "It's frustrating that I couldn't play at 100 percent". Just when it looked like the Miami Open was about to lose another marquee name, seemingly-agele... [Full Article...]

Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage Salazar said the teen was facing abuse since she turned 15 past year, when she refused her parents' attempts to convince her. Al Hishmawi was placed under Child Protective Services custody along with her five siblings, who are between the ages 5 and 15. [Full Article...]

Canadian retailers could be boosted by a United States trade battle with China

Canadian retailers could be boosted by a United States trade battle with China During the consultation, if Washington D.C. and Beijing can not reach a solution, then the former may request the establishment of a WTO dispute settlement panel to review the matter. The European Union, Canada, Mexico, Australia, Brazil and South Korea won exemptions from the steel and aluminium tariffs, Canada and Mexico, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Thursday. [Full Article...]

A few showers Sunday, cool down Monday

A few showers Sunday, cool down Monday Monday will still be breezy with partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies during the day. After receiving over a foot of snow in some areas our March sunshine sure had its work cut out for it today . It couldn't take away all of it in one day though We'll have to wait until tomorrow to finish the job in a lot of areas. Look for highs on Tuesday between 46 and 50 degrees and lows near 34. [Full Article...]

Iowa family dies while vacationing in Mexico

Iowa family dies while vacationing in Mexico The family - Kevin Wayne Sharp, 41, Amy Marie Sharp, 38, Sterling Wayne Sharp, 12, and Adrianna Maria Sharp, 7 - were visiting Mexico on vacation when family members got anxious. The sharp family was known to be tight-knit and loved Iowa Speedway racing events. Then, the family failed to attend a basketball game Wednesday night in Danville, Illinois - a game Weland said the family was looking ... [Full Article...]

Lionel Messi joins Argentina group training ahead of Spain friendly

Lionel Messi joins Argentina group training ahead of Spain friendly Italy's new national coach will be named on May 20, Italian football federation vice-commissioner Alessandro Costacurta said on Saturday. However, the former Roma striker believes Maradona will always be considered the greatest of all-time. [Full Article...]

Soybean prices subtle amid China-US trade tiff

Soybean prices subtle amid China-US trade tiff Apple-although the American multinational private technology company is based in California, most of their products are mass produced and assembled in China. "If a trade war were initiated by the U.S., China would fight to the end to defend its own legitimate interests with all necessary measures", the embassy said in a statement. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump signed the Chinese import tariff plan

Donald Trump signed the Chinese import tariff plan The waiting periods will give industry lobbyists and U.S. lawmakers a chance to water down a proposed target list that runs to 1,300 products, many in technology sectors. USA officials say they will try to minimize the impact for American shoppers by mostly targeting products that business buys like computers, IT products, industrial machinery and aircraft parts. [Full Article...]

Santorum: Kids should learn CPR instead of protesting

Santorum: Kids should learn CPR instead of protesting On Saturday, hundreds of thousands turned out for the March for Our Lives to protest gun violence and push for stricter gun laws. The shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida took place just last month, on February 14. [Full Article...]

Pope Francis urges youth to let their voices be heard

Pope Francis urges youth to let their voices be heard He urged youth to be like the people who welcomed Jesus with palms rather than those who shouted for his crucifixion only days later. "Some mentors are put on a pedestal, and when they fall, the devastation may impact young people's abilities to continue to engage with the church", they said. [Full Article...]

Corbyn 'sincerely sorry' for anti-Semitism 'in pockets of Labour'

Corbyn 'sincerely sorry' for anti-Semitism 'in pockets of Labour' Mr Corbyn has since gone on to further strengthen his position, and take full control of nearly all aspects of his party, but doubts remain over his attitude towards arguably the most vital issue he faces, Brexit . Wes Streeting, Labour MP for Ilford North, told i: "For Jewish community organisations to be protesting to the Parliamentary Labour Party is unprecedented and should be a stain on the ... [Full Article...]

One person hospitalized after early morning house fire

One person hospitalized after early morning house fire It took 12 units and 28 firefighters, 19 minutes to control the fire, TFD said. "He's in the hospital right now being evaluated for his injuries". TFD said crews located a husband and wife outside of the home. Fire officials say they had to use multiple access points, because it is an older home. State fire investigators have travelled from Brisbane to the scene to try to determine the cause o... [Full Article...]

UK watchdog sorts evidence from Cambridge Analytica raid

UK watchdog sorts evidence from Cambridge Analytica raid The London High Court granted the request by UK Information Commissioner (ICO) Elizabeth Denham, who is investigating claims that the firm may have illegally acquired Facebook data for political ends. Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg apologized for the incident and announced a series of measures that the platform will take to protect people's privacy and data. [Full Article...]

Flying Eagles Land In Alexandria For Egypt Friendlies

Flying Eagles Land In Alexandria For Egypt Friendlies Two policemen were killed. "The interior ministry has dealt an effective blow to the armed wing of the Muslim Brotherhood. and exchanged fire with its elements, which led to the killing of six", the statement said. Police accuse Hasam of being an armed branch of the Muslim Brotherhood, banned after the army ousted president Mohamed Morsi, a Brotherhood member, in 2013. [Full Article...]

Korea accepts export cap in return for United States steel tariffs exemption

Korea accepts export cap in return for United States steel tariffs exemption The US and South Korea have reached an agreement on revising their six-year-old bilateral trade deal and the US said it wouldn't impose President Donald Trump's tariffs on steel imports from its ally in Asia. Trump, who made the comments during a press conference to mark his signing of a Dollars 1.3 trillion spending bill, has long complained about the trade deal with South Korea. [Full Article...]

Trump administration hits China with 301 investigation

Trump administration hits China with 301 investigation These have an import value of US$3 billion, representing 2.3 per cent of total Chinese imports from US. The tensions reflect the dueling nationalistic ambitions of Trump and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping. "We have repeatedly told the USA side that steel and aluminum imports from its ally Japan will not adversely affect America's national security, and that Japan should be excluded", Ch... [Full Article...]

France attack victims honoured at memorial service

France attack victims honoured at memorial service According to The Guardian , Beltrame was from Brittany in western France and had earned military honors, and commendations during his career at the Aude gendarmerie. The unidentified teenager was arrested overnight over alleged criminal association in relation with a terrorist enterprise. Israel and France , she said, "share values of freedom and liberty and are cooperating in the global fig... [Full Article...]

Mnuchin urges Congress to give Trump unconstitutional line-item veto

Mnuchin urges Congress to give Trump unconstitutional line-item veto A presidential memorandum signed by Trump last week will target up to US$60 billion in Chinese goods with tariffs over what his administration says is misappropriation of USA intellectual property, but only after a 30-day consultation period that starts once a list is published. [Full Article...]


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