However, Kansas quickly pushed its lead back to 10 points and controlled the game for the duration. The Colonials (3-1), winners of the 2016 National Invitation Tournament, were handed their first loss of the season. "We were prepared to play". KU then gets a break during finals week, taking several days off before tangling with Davidson on December 17 in Sprint Center.
Claim: Members of the alt-right group the National Policy Institute can be seen on video doing a Nazi-like salute as speaker Richard Spencer calls out "Hail Trump, hail our people, hail victory!" Mike Cernovich, who is described by the New Yorker as " the meme mastermind of the ALT-right " and a "troll", slammed Spencer after the Heil Trump incident, saying "this is what controlled opposition looks like".
The divided northern city has become the epicenter of the battle for Syria, as one of the last urban bastions of factions opposing Assad. His government said on Tuesday it was striking what it called "terrorist strongholds" in Aleppo .
Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., head of the U.S. Pacific Command, said last week there could be a "re-scoping" of some joint exercises in 2017. The annual meeting came at a time when Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the scaling down joint military exercises and other activities between the two countries.
Editor in Chief of Cankaoxiaoxi Xinhua News Agency Zhang Tiezhu said it "must be admitted that a lot of information about China and Latin America, especially negative information, mainly comes from western media, and the direct result is that quite a number of Chinese people still think of Latin America as a place of backwardness, chaos of war and poverty, white Latin Americans, especially Latin American media, know very little about China and have prejudices against it".
With Toronto Mayor John Tory making an about-face and championing a controversial road toll plan, the city's senior bureaucrats are also recommending the city pursue a host of other taxes , including the rebirth of the motor-vehicle registration tax, killed under mayor Rob Ford, and new booze taxes, income taxes or even a share of sales taxes.