Austrian snowboarder Markus Schairer took a nasty fall during a quarterfinal race in snowboard cross at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang . After lying on the ground for several moments, he got back up but appeared to be in pain. Schairer had suffered an elbow injury in a crash during a previous event on Thursday, ESPN reported. The report said that Schairer will be taken back to Austria for more treatment.
Cricket minnows Nepal have moved a step closer to qualifying for next year's Cricket World Cup after advancing to the qualifying tournament. Young leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane starred with bat and ball as Nepal claimed a thrilling one-wicket win over Canada on Wednesday to book a place at next month´s 2019 cricket World Cup qualifying tournament.
According to Aoun's office, he also told Tillerson that Lebanon rejects Israeli claims over parts of the countries' maritime border where Lebanon will be drilling for oil and gas. The United States has sought to mediate the disagreement, with Acting Assistant Secretary of State David Satterfield meeting with top officials in Lebanon since February 6.
The Gupta family and their associates - including government officials - allegedly received over R100 million in funds unlawfully through the project, which only got 1% of the reported R220 million budgeted to get the farming project going.
The Florida high school shooting that left 17 dead at the hands of a troubled teenager has raised a hard question: How much evidence of potentially violent behavior is needed before authorities can intervene? While Scott's suggestion is a far cry from his state enacting a new gun control law, Florida residents attending a candlelight vigil for the Parkland victims sent their own message with a chant of "No More Guns!" "No other information was included in the comment which would ...
The brief scare prompted the cancellation of classes and a search for a gunman at Highline College in Des Moines, Washington , that officials said came up empty. The school posted on in a message on its website that it was responding to an "active threat on campus". A reunification site was set up at a nearby Lowes parking lot on Pacific Highway.