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Washington vs. Arizona State

Washington vs. Arizona State

Three ASU senior guards rank among the top seven in the conference in three-pointers - Shannon Evans II (62), Kodi Justice (53) and Holder (50). And Sam Timmins made one of the biggest plays forcing a turnover by deflecting Mickey Mitchell's pass in the final seconds when Arizona State was unable to get a shot off trailing 66-64. Consulte Mais Informação

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Well, Wiarton Willie says six more weeks of winter

Well, Wiarton Willie says six more weeks of winter

At about 7:18 a.m. ET, the rodent made its prediction to a crowd of thousands. Sam waddled out of his fenced pen about 8 a.m. local time and wandered around, a sign he was predicting an early end to winter. Shubenacadie Sam made his prediction, he spotted all the cameras from the media there and seemingly posed for them. If the little groundhog does not see its shadow, we'll be #blessed with an early start to the warm weather. Consulte Mais Informação

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Omar Abdullah demands SIT probe into Shopian killings

Omar Abdullah demands SIT probe into Shopian killings

A BJP legislator demanded on the floor of the House that the FIR against the Army be cancelled.This was, however, turned down by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, who said the FIR would be taken to its logical conclusion. Reacting to Omar's demand in the assembly, Jammu and Kashmir's Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh said, "This was unfortunate stand by a former chief minister". Consulte Mais Informação

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By 2019, Russia To Have A New Frontier For Space Tourists: Spacewalks!

By 2019, Russia To Have A New Frontier For Space Tourists: Spacewalks!

The Russian Space Agency is the only organisation that has previously done orbital space tourism missions, although companies in the U.S. are attempting to achieve this privately - all targeting the extremely wealthy as customers. It's 50 years since astronaut Edward Higgins White became the first American to conduct a spacewalk. Russian Federation is hoping to welcome space tourists to the International Space Station (ISS) by 2022. Consulte Mais Informação

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California Appears Headed Back To Drought

California Appears Headed Back To Drought

Low mountain snowpack and water-year-to-date (October 1, 2017 to present) precipitation values prompted expansion of D0 [Abnormally Dry] expansion in northern California. But the drought never really seemed to end in some Southern California areas, said Daniel Swain, a climate scientist with the University of California, Los Angeles. Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian Federation says Su-27 fighter jet intercepted USA spy airplane; United States protests

Russian Federation says Su-27 fighter jet intercepted USA spy airplane; United States protests

However, Russia's Defense Ministry said that the intercept was conducted in strict compliance with global aviation rules and was necessary to prevent the Aries from violating Russian airspace. The US Navy has been conducting reconnaissance missions over the Black Sea at a high rate since the annexation of Crimea by Russian Federation in 2014. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kasatkina stuns Wozniacki to reach St Petersburg semi-finals

Kasatkina stuns Wozniacki to reach St Petersburg semi-finals

The first set was closer than the 6-0 score line suggested as the 16-year-old Potapova asked a number of questions of Wozniacki without being able to string enough good points together to win a game. Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova needed three sets to beat Romania's Irina-Camelia Begu 6-3 1-6 6-1. Eugenie Bouchard reached the quarter-finals of a WTA event for the first time since May following a 7-5 7-5 victory over Ana Bogdan at the Taiwan Open. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump calls for unity; warns about gangs, drugs, North Korea

Trump calls for unity; warns about gangs, drugs, North Korea

Trump tweeted Thursday morning, his third tweet of the day. He has accused them of dragging their heels over a compromise, writing: 'Heading to lovely West Virginia to be with great members of the Republican Party. In return, he requested $25 billion for his border wall - an essential Trump campaign promise - and for bother security. The fourth and final pillar protects the nuclear family by ending chain migration, he said, ruing that under the current broken system, a single ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Six Nations 2018: 'Sometimes you need size' - Eddie Jones on Ben Te'o

Six Nations 2018: 'Sometimes you need size' - Eddie Jones on Ben Te'o

Jonathan Joseph, meanwhile, is on the bench. "He's a very experienced player, he knows his body", Jones said. Youngs starts his 56th Test match, overtaking Matt Dawson's record of most starts for an England half-back. With the likes of Billy Vunipola and Nathan Hughes sidelined for a large portion of this year's tournament, a considerable physical presence is missing in the England squad, but Lawes identifies himself as one of the team's main ball carriers and relishes the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Cities including Victoria,Nanaimo to get $100K for overdose crisis 'action teams'

Cities including Victoria,Nanaimo to get $100K for overdose crisis 'action teams'

Kelowna, Kamloops and Vernon are amongst 18 communities eligible for up to $100,000 each to fund the creation of the teams, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Judy Darcy announced this morning, February 1, in Abbotsford. A day after the B.C. Coroners Service revealed that more than 1,400 people died of drug overdoses in 2017, B.C. Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Judy Darcy announced Thursday that the province was committing $1.5 million to the project. Consulte Mais Informação

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