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Jayhawks thankful to be heading to Final Four

Jayhawks thankful to be heading to Final Four

So about 3 months ago I was home watching film and doing my scouting report on another team, and Jay Jay asks if he could help. KU has been eliminated from the NCAA Tournament shy of the Final Four since 2012. The Jayhawks also clearly took Jay Jay's fourth point to heart, as they owned the glass against the bigger Blue Devils which was a key to their epic victory. Consulte Mais Informação

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Howard University employees fired after investigation on misappropriated financial aid funds

Howard University employees fired after investigation on misappropriated financial aid funds

Frederick's statement came 10 months after university officials learned about that misappropriation and one day after an anonymously sourced web article alleging misconduct. "They are not federal funds or donor-directed funds", he said. Another outside firm has been brought in to determine if any misappropriation of federal funds has occurred. Consulte Mais Informação

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Area churches offer special services for Holy Week

Area churches offer special services for Holy Week

Rock Springs Church in Milner will hold Easter services at 5 p.m. Saturday and at 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday. On Good Friday , March 30, the Triduum continues at noon and 7 p.m. and will include special music. Our Savior's Lutheran invites all to join at any of the special and normal services as the church remembers the Lord's passion, suffering, death and rising from the dead. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gareth Southgate: The referee did not make 'clear and obvious' error

Gareth Southgate: The referee did not make 'clear and obvious' error

However, German referee Deniz Aytekin overturned his initial decision not to award a spot-kick when substitute Federico Chiesa tumbled under the challenge of James Tarkowski on his England debut five minutes from time. But if it's for straightforward decisions, then it's OK. This will give other midfielders the opportunity to prove themselves to Gareth Southgate , ahead of his first major tournament. Consulte Mais Informação

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Five previous ball-tampering incidents in cricket

Five previous ball-tampering incidents in cricket

Needless to say, that didn't go down very well, with the Indian team accusing Denness and the ICC of racism. Match referee, Mark Denness took a dim view of the act and made a decision to ban Tendulkar for one match. Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday reacted to the ball-tampering controversy that has rocked global cricket, saying the right decision was taken to uphold the integrity of the game. Consulte Mais Informação

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Won't pay over 25 per cent of United Nations peacekeeping anymore

Won't pay over 25 per cent of United Nations peacekeeping anymore

The United States is saying it will no longer shoulder more than a quarter of the multibillion-dollar costs of the United Nations' peacekeeping operations . The biggest is in Congo, where the Security Council agreed just Tuesday to keep the 16,000-troop force in place for another year. In Mali, where 13,000 peacekeepers have been deployed since 2013, residents in a northern region still "don't feel safe and secure", Malian women's rights activist Fatimata Toure told the Security Council ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Kevin Love will not play against the Charlotte Hornets

Kevin Love will not play against the Charlotte Hornets

Earlier this season, Walker passed Curry for most three-pointers in franchise history (1,014 entering Wednesday) and broke Gerald Wallace's team record of 1,998 made free throws during the course of Wednesday's 118-105 loss. The Hornets followed up with another impressive offensive performance in their last outing on Monday night, posting a 137-128 overtime victory over the New York Knicks as 11-point home favorites, and own a 6-2 SU record in their past eight home dates. Consulte Mais Informação

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Denunciado por estupro de vulnerável no Paraná é preso em Brusque

Denunciado por estupro de vulnerável no Paraná é preso em Brusque

A ação ocorreu na localidade São Vicente de Baixo, zona rural de Teresina. No interrogatório, confessou ter mantido relação sexual com as vítimas de 14 e 11 anos e ter praticado atos libidinosos na criança de 7 anos. Chegou a mencionar que aproveitava da situação e dormia na cama de uma das meninas, nas ocasiões que ficou na casa delas. Os abusos começaram quando a criança tinha nove anos. Consulte Mais Informação

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NY Governor Frees Reporter Arrested For Using Phone In Capitol

NY Governor Frees Reporter Arrested For Using Phone In Capitol

Andrew Cuomo showed up. Cuomo said he is "cautiously optimistic" that the budget can be passed in time but didn't rule out short-term budget extensions if lawmakers can't strike a deal. On tolls, there's tentative agreement on a plan to impose surcharges of $2.50 on cab rides south of 96th Street in Manhattan. But lawmakers want to finish in time for the Jewish Passover, which begins Friday at sundown, or Christian Easter, which is Sunday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Homecoming: Malala Yousafzai returns to Pakistan after almost six years

Homecoming: Malala Yousafzai returns to Pakistan after almost six years

Malal was received by government and security officials and escorted as per VIP protocol directly from the airport to the hotel, where she will accommodate during her stay in Pakistan. She is frequently attacked by conservative Pakistanis as portraying her country in a bad light and seeking her own fame. A year ago in April, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appointed Malala Yousafzai as UN Messenger of Peace to promote girls education. Consulte Mais Informação

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