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by | August 09, 2017 | 07:15

Rounds of 67, 69 left him tied for third on four under at halfway with world No 2 Hideki Matsuyama and Zach Johnson, who won the Open Rory sat out in 2015. Don't expect a win (or even a top 10), but he's 13-for-14 in made cuts in 2017. "I think for Jordan this week he's going to have to put that [winning the grand slam] in the back of his mind and concentrate on the golf course, and if anybody can do it in the game it's Jordan".

by | August 05, 2017 | 20:28

Hardik Pandya provided the crucial breakthrough as he removed the dangerman Kusal Mendis for 110, who was looking in good touch. He is guiding India against a Sri Lanka team who not only are woefully short of worldwide standards, but also have been plagued by injuries and the lack of form of their top spinner Rangana Herath.

by | July 30, 2017 | 20:39

There's been enough talk, and no action. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer pleaded with GOP holdouts to reject any measure - even a scaled-down one - that would prolong the push to scrap Obamacare . Texas Republican Senator Ted Cruz also proposed to let insurers sell cut-rate policies with meagre coverage, including plans which would not cover basic care such as doctor visits and prescription drugs.

by | July 28, 2017 | 11:10

Although the Senate on Tuesday passed a motion to proceed with debate about repealing the Affordable Care Act, it has failed to subsequently pass two of three proposals to repeal and revise the current law . If the House does want to consider the bill, the martial law authority allows them to do so more quickly. As the possibility of the Senate passing a partial repeal bill loomed Thursday, several patient, hospital and insurance groups put out statements arguing that scrapping even ...

by | July 21, 2017 | 16:27

Her heartbroken partner spoke out about her shock death, saying that both he and his son are "devastated" by their loss. "We are also having lots of discussion about how we can start to make some bigger changes on policing in this city", she said.

by | July 20, 2017 | 12:44

Simpson has served eight years of his nine to 33-year sentence after being found guilty in 2008 of armed robbery , kidnapping and a host of other charges related to an altercation with two sports memorabilia dealers inside a Las Vegas hotel.

by | July 14, 2017 | 23:53

Bridal retailer R.K. Bridal, located in the Garment district, was one of very few local stores who still carried dresses from Alfred Angelo . Other brides-to-be weren't so lucky. "I freaked out", said one bride who made it to the San Antonio location just five minutes before they closed. In DeWitt, store employees said they were told Thursday morning the store would close for good at 8 p.m.

by | July 14, 2017 | 23:44

Western governments criticized Beijing for not allowing him to seek treatment for his cancer overseas and called on China to loosen its restrictions on dissent. But China considered such requests to be interference in its own affairs and considered Liu a criminal. Liu's USA lawyer, Jared Genser, who had arranged a medical evacuation for the laureate that was never used, had kinder words for the American efforts.

by | July 13, 2017 | 22:56

Federer rose to the occasion on a day that saw both defending champion Andy Murray lose to Sam Querrey while Novak Djokovic retired due to an arm injury against Tomas Berdych . "Roger! Roger!" filled the early evening air at the All England Club , so after his post-match stretch, Roger Federer paused on a bridge connected to Centre Court and waved to his adoring public.

by | July 13, 2017 | 13:44

Although we at CEI share common ground with many of these companies and nonprofit groups on various regulatory and civil liberties matters, we will not be participating in the Day of Action . Some of your favourite websites may appear to be broken and a lot of people will be talking about net neutrality . Respectively, the protests were credited with helping to get the 2015 rules enacted and killing the egregious SOPA/PIPA legislation.

by | July 11, 2017 | 15:26

This year's event is expected to be bigger than ever with 30-hours of deals, and extension of time from the past two events. Amazon has given a few hints about what's to come. Some deals that are already available include $50 off on a Bose Soundlink Bluetooth speaker, and $20 off a Philips light strip that works with Alexa.

by | July 07, 2017 | 10:11

The stadium has hosted several large events, including the 1992 Cricket World Cup and 2011 Rugby World Cup final - where New Zealand edged past France to claim the title. It's a case of not taking our foot off the gas, but knowing when to put our front foot forward, if you like, when we are trying to win back the ball.

by | July 06, 2017 | 16:43

All Security Council members, including even Russia, China and Bolivia, strongly condemned North Korea's latest missile launch and its continued violations of successive Security Council resolutions. "As its global weight has grown, Beijing has promoted alternatives to the systems of investment and trade now dominated by the United States and sought worldwide support, including from the European and Asian allies of Washington ".

by | July 02, 2017 | 18:52

Some communities including the City of Brighton enacted an ordinance limiting it to those days. Complaints range from dogs barking, people who can't sleep due to neighbors shooting fireworks and everything in between. "More than half of the injuries incurred by children 5-years old and younger are caused by sparklers, which is something most people think is safe", Burns said.

by | July 01, 2017 | 04:59

Apart from affecting people of all ages and gender, we try and look at how the GST rollout will affect the lives of Indian woman - from the office goer to the homemaker. "The union is strong if both the states and the Centre are strong". Anshuman Magazine, chairman (India and South East Asia), Commercial Real Estate Services said GST will bring in a much-needed renaissance.

by | June 28, 2017 | 23:31

An American First Policies official said the group made a decision to pull the seven-figure ad campaign after Heller announced plans to visit the White House with other Republicans on Tuesday, according to Politico . He has taken one of the most dramatic stands in opposition against the bill , announcing last week that it would be "very difficult" for Senate leaders to get his support.

by | June 28, 2017 | 21:32

Free family activities and a live concert featuring the Mike Veal Band will be held in the Thomasville Park and Amphitheater at 131 South Stevens St. Greendale, Indiana - The City of Greendale has a host of festivities on the 4th of July .

by | June 27, 2017 | 04:40

The shooter was identified as James T. Hodgkinson of Bellevue, Illinois, a man who allegedly once volunteered for the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign. Police shot Hodgkinson, who later died. At least five people, including Hodgkinson and two Capitol Police officers, were injured before Hodgkinson was taken into custody.

by | June 26, 2017 | 19:04

CAMDEN , N.J. Adam Silver stepped to the podium at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn at precisely 7:35 Thursday night to welcome everyone to the 2017 NBA Draft and say that the Sixers were on the clock. 30. He should be able to step in and give them some minutes right away in the backcourt. Maybe the Sixers should have signed LeGarrette Blount, too. Part of the process when making a draft choice, especially when it's one of the top picks, is character evaluation.

by | June 26, 2017 | 12:02

The frustrated Democrats met in Rice's office a day earlier to discuss their options as they face long odds of knocking out the woman who has led the Democratic caucus for almost 15 years from minority to majority and back, raised tens of millions of dollars and has had multiple legislative successes.

by | June 25, 2017 | 08:31

According to Zwillich, the changes to the tax credits would not go into effect until 2020. While neither of Louisiana's Republican U.S. senators has committed to back the Senate GOP health plan, advocacy groups seeking to keep the current federal law intact have their focus squarely on only one of them: physician Bill Cassidy.

by | June 24, 2017 | 09:08

But, to quote Taylor Swift, they're not out of the woods yet. A loss could have meant that Republicans who are sick of Congress retire rather than run for reelection and risk losing. As President Donald Trump celebrated Republican victories in two special congressional elections on Wednesday, one man who advised presidents from both parties warned the results "should be a wake-up call for Democrats" that Trump could be on his way to re-election in 2020.

by | June 24, 2017 | 07:52

The Congressional Leadership Fund paid for a vehicle to drive around in the district with Ossoff's and Pelosi's faces and a sign that said "San Francisco 3 Jon Ossoff ". Handel's victory means Republicans have 241 seats in the House to the Democrats' 194. "But this is the beginning of something much bigger than us".

by | June 21, 2017 | 17:39

SEKULOW: Well, look, I - I can't imagine the scenario where the president would - would not be aware of it. After Comey's closely watched testimony before the Senate earlier this month, Sekulow called the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director the "leaker in chief" and said he should face charges.

by | June 20, 2017 | 22:50

In Kashmir - a disputed region over which India and Pakistan have fought two of their three wars since independence - the sporting celebrations swiftly sparked violence. "So that's fantastic. But the credit goes to the players". He said: "It's been an up and down ride for us but I'm just so proud of the boys". Chasing such a big target, that too in the finals was never going to be easy and India had pinned all its hopes on Virat Kohli , one of the best chasers in the world as he had ...

by | June 20, 2017 | 22:39

The juvenile division is where Ward is usually most deadly, with his precious two-year-olds able to jump and run much better than the slow-maturing Europeans. Among others, Dettori will also ride Qemah, last year's Coronation Stakes victor, who looks well-placed in the Duke of Cambridge Stakes and Magical Memory, who will have plenty of backers in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes.

by | June 19, 2017 | 00:47

Democrats accused Republicans on Monday of beginning a campaign to smear Mueller's reputation as he engages in a broad investigation that could include whether Trump obstructed justice by pressuring Comey to end parts of the inquiry and then by firing him.

by | June 18, 2017 | 09:46

This will also be for the WBA Super, IBF , and WBO World Lightweight titles that Ward won in that event. It is the best fight that can be made in boxing today: Ward and Kovalev enter at No. I went back to the body. Anyone who watched the first fight would have to be intrigued by the rematch. The contested meme, which has since been deleted, shows Ward saying both the f- and n-word in a parodied, fake conversation between the two boxers.

by | June 16, 2017 | 00:58

President Trump is certainly following through on his campaign promise to put America first. It is important to note that the U.S.is in the first sustained period where greenhouse gas emissions have decreased while economic growth has increased, largely the result of increased reliance on natural gas, improved vehicle fuel economy, state and regional GHG programs, and growth in renewable energy.

by | June 15, 2017 | 06:35

It's no surprise that the American flag has gone through many changes over the years, just as the country and the world have. Greeting card and candy companies don't make tons of money from it. It should not be draped over the hood, top, sides or back of a vehicle or a boat. When displayed with local, state or society flags, the US flag should be at the center and highest point.

by | June 12, 2017 | 13:44

With 649 of 650 seats declared, the Conservatives had won 318 seats and Labor 261. Mrs May's own party members also turned their fury on her. Britain has had several minority governments, but they have invariably been fragile and lacking in strong governance.

by | June 11, 2017 | 01:48

In an extraordinary broadside against a key USA partner, President Donald Trump lambasted Qatar on Friday for funding terrorism "at a very high level" and insisted that it stop. Qatar does not support terrorist groups, it stressed, pointing out that "our position on countering terrorism is stronger than numerous signatories of the joint statement-a fact that has been conveniently ignored by the authors".

by | June 09, 2017 | 11:45

Ms Davidson's message on the day before polling was to say that only her party was "serious" about keeping Scotland in the UK. She told Ms Dugdale: "You used to agree with me on that Kezia". Meanwhile, Scottish Tories have come back from the wilderness, building on their success in local council elections last month, where they doubled their vote from 2012, and beat Labour to slide into second place.

by | June 09, 2017 | 07:47

Jeremy Corbyn's Labour , meanwhile, has pledged to reverse cuts to corporation tax and nationalise key industries. Exit poll figures from the BBC released as polls closed suggested the Conservative Party will lose seats as a result of Thursday's election, indicating the United Kingdom could be on course for a hung parliament .

by | June 06, 2017 | 09:22

DeMenocal said he was anxious the United States withdrawal could lead other countries to exit as well, a fear many other experts expressed. "And if we can't, that's fine". The Trump administration is now acting to throw away its predecessor's achievement. Scott Pruitt , the head of the Environmental Protection Agency who is a well-known climate skeptic, said on Fox News that "the president has indicated that the climate changes".