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Wheeler back for Pakistan T20Is

Wheeler back for Pakistan T20Is

Ben Wheeler, who last played for the Black Caps in February 2017, will return to the inter-changeable squad , from which selectors will seek to employ various combinations throughout the series. "Mark has been really impressive for Auckland, but with the form that Tom and Ross have been in we felt they deserved to continue getting opportunities. Consulte Mais Informação

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Scoot McNairy Joins True Detective Season 3 Cast

Scoot McNairy Joins True Detective Season 3 Cast

Ali and Dorff are on to play Arkansas state investigators Wayne Hays and Roland West, respectively. McNairy will be Tom, a father who suffers a bad loss that ties his fate to those of the two officers across 10 years. Deadline reports that the True Detective season 3 cast has gained another notable addition with Scott McNairy ( Fargo , Killing Them Softly ) joining the series. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trims Stake in Alliant Energy Co. (LNT)

A number of other large investors have also modified their holdings of LNT . Employees Retirement System Of Texas bought 51,000 shares as the company's stock declined 16.81% while stock markets rallied. (NYSE:LNT) traded down $0.31 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $39.53. About 1.64M shares traded or 22.54% up from the average. The stock has a market cap of $9,130.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.37, a P/E/G ratio of 2.92 and a beta of 0.47. Consulte Mais Informação

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Emmanuel Macron 'agrees to loan Bayeux Tapestry to Britain'

Emmanuel Macron 'agrees to loan Bayeux Tapestry to Britain'

French President Emmanuel Macron is expected to announced the proposed loan of the tapestry, which depicts the Norman Conquest of England, during a visit to Britain on Thursday, according to The Times . There have been previous unsuccessful attempts to negotiate a loan of the embroidery to the United Kingdom: once for the Queen's coronation in 1953; and in 1966 for the 900-year anniversary of the Battle of Hastings. Consulte Mais Informação

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Bill would mandate all West Virginia schools to offer Bible courses

Bill would mandate all West Virginia schools to offer Bible courses

Students would also be able to use a translation of the Bible of their choice while taking the course. The bill says that the objective of the course is to, "Teach students knowledge of biblical content, characters, poetry, and narratives that are prerequisites to understanding contemporary society and culture, including literature, art, music, mores, oratory, and public policy". Consulte Mais Informação

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Joshua Wong, Democracy Advocate, Is Sentenced in Hong Kong

Joshua Wong, Democracy Advocate, Is Sentenced in Hong Kong

Their appeal against their sentences is now being considered by Hong Kong's top court. Umbrellas became a symbol of defiance after protesters used them as shields against police pepper spray and batons. While a spirited young generation has given Hong Kong's flagging push for democracy fresh impetus, some 100 key activists have, or could be, jailed in upcoming trials, in what critics say is an attempt to counter the movement's momentum. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump on Twitter (Jan 16) - Border security, immigration

It's always been thought that the key to unlocking any spending stalemate in Congress was to get closer to an immigration compromise. As NPR and other outlets reported last week , it was Trump who rejected a tentative agreement reached by a small, bipartisan group of senators that would have allowed DACA recipients permanent residency in the USA and a path to citizenship. Consulte Mais Informação

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