Connie Hawkins , basketball's dazzling NY playground great who soared and swooped his way to the Hall of Fame, has died. "Someone said if I didn't break them, I was slow to obey them", he once said. Hawkins played for the Suns from 1969-1973, averaging 20.5 points, 9 rebounds and 4.3 assists per game for Phoenix. He was 75 years old. He won MVP honors as the team posted a league-best 54-24 record during the regular season and helped them win a title, beating the New Orleans Buccaneers in ...
On her arrival at the post, Sitharaman was accorded a Guard of Honour. It seems that Union Defence Minister had a field day as she visited Nathu La area on the India-China border to interact with Indian armymen and officials of the Indo-Tibetan Police Force.
Sheriff Lombardo said police believe the "disturbed and dangerous" Paddock planned to survive the shooting and escape, but did not reveal how. In the months before he carried out the deadliest mass shooting in US history, Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock had also booked hotel rooms overlooking other outdoor concert venues, including the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago in August, which drew 400,000 music lovers, among them Malia Obama.
The Internet had already blown up with hateful comments directed at the first lady about her being "out of touch". Donald Trump who, after having reduced the catastrophic situation on the island and comparing it to the consequences of hurricane Katrina, which occurred in August 2005 in New Orleans, has participated (in his way) to a distribution of products of first necessity.
The removal of Robert E. Lee's statue has been blocked by a court pending the outcome of a legal challenge. White nationalists bearing torches returned to Charlottesville , Virginia , Saturday night. Mr. Spencer also sent one seemingly sarcastic tweet to the mayor of Charlottesville , Mike Signer , saying, "It was great to be back" and inviting him to "catch up next time we're in town".
Sasikala was given emergency parole on Friday, but is only allowed to visit the hospital where her husband Natarajan is admitted and to stay at the residence as mentioned in her application. She also spoke a few words to a daughter of a party worker and wished her all the best. Textile minister of Tamil nadu OS Manian has said that he would meet Sasikala when she will be released.
The university officials have sent invites to close to 5,000 former students, including Yashwant Sinha and Lok Sabha Member from Patna Saheb, Shatrughan Sinha, apart from several other Union ministers who had studied in the university. He said that the Modi government was functioning in a "sealed echo-chamber" and claimed that "They (those in the government) don't hear what is happening..." He said there were programmes like "StandUp India, StartUp India, SitDown India" but "if we have to ...
On May 25, the Kerala High Court declared as "null and void" their marriage, terming it a "sham" and ordered for placing her in her parents' protective custody. "As you well know, the issue is not about what her family, religious extremist organisations - whether Hindu or Muslim, or even we in the women's movement, think of her choice of partner".
But this is more of an opening than any gun control bill has seen in a long time even if a bump stock ban is a much more limited measure than what many Democrats would like to see. Civilians can own automatic weapons if they were made before 1986 gun restrictions went into effect. DETROW: So many Republicans here and the White House is saying something similar.
In the messages, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson urged his fellow Tories to "get behind the PM" and turn their efforts on battling Jeremy Corbyn . "One minute journalists are accusing me of being an ice maiden or a robot, then they claim I'm a weeping woman in dire need of a good night's sleep", she said, adding: "I am not someone who gives up".
On Sunday, Paddock opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, killing 58 people and injuring almost 530 at a country music festival before killing himself. According to the publication, Paddock booked one room at Chicago's Blackstone Hotel on August 1, just two days before the annual music festival was set to begin in Chicago's Grant Park .
Nebraska has silenced talk about third-year coach Mike Riley's job security with consecutive conference wins to take an early lead atop the West after a surprising home loss to Northern Illinois but enters the most hard part of their schedule with No.
This is also the first time the World Series has had a presenting sponsor . Last year, game 7 of the series pitting the Cubs against the Cleveland Indians pulled in more than 40 million viewers, making it the most watched baseball game in the past 25 years.
According to the Sultan actor, Hina, who stands for girl power, supported Zubair Khan , but not Arshi Khan. Before all this, all the Gharwala's decided to name one member of the house whose behaviour they found in the house disappointing, so that the person would be made to sit on the electric bull, and the majority chose Arshi Khan, who obliged by sitting on the bull.
Alex Bowman was the surprise victor of Saturday's NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway after rain forced the start to be delayed by more than five hours. "I look forward to the second round", Blaney said. Given the unpredictability of restrictor-plate races - remember barely 20-year-old Trevor Bayne winning the Daytona 500 in his second start in 2011?? - studying up on teams can make the difference with picking a driver for the Great American Race.
Her hair was described as being in two long braids. She was last seen wearing black pajama bottoms and a pink shirt. The Amber Alert was issued for the following counties: San Francisco, Alameda, Marin, San Mateo, Solano, Contra Costa, yolo, Sutter, Amador, San Joaquin, and Sacramento.
Videos of the explosion posted on social media showed a blazing mushroom cloud. Abu Ramadan, an official with the National Disaster Management Organization, told JoyNews late on Saturday that at least one person had been killed. "We will investigate", Anaglate told AFP. Firefighters were working to extinguish the blaze, which apparently engulfed at least one fuel tanker. In an interview with Citi News , he said the police, fire and ambulance services are carrying out their services ...
With top winds of 85 miles (140 kilometers) per hour, Nate was headed north at 20 mph, the National Hurricane Center said. As the hurricane struck at about 7 p.m. Louisiana's governor said Nate is forecast to move quickly, rather than stall and drop tremendous amounts of rain on the state. Mississippi's government said it would open 11 evacuation shelters in areas away from the immediate coast, with buses available for people who can't drive.
The latest weather models show Tropical Storm Nate on a northeasterly path through Alabama , central Georgia and SC - and moving quickly. The U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms on Thursday. It comes as a hurricane warning was issued for a stretch of the US Gulf Coast, ranging from Louisiana to the Alabama-Florida border.
Gulf Coast. A hurricane warning has been issued for New Orleans as tropical storm Nate continued to move north through the western Caribbean Sea, causing multiple deaths and damage in parts of Central America. Most of the convection and winds will be focused in the right half of the storm. First responders, sewer workers and residents also prepared for flooding, mindful of summer rains that exposed deficiencies in the city's unique drainage pumping system.