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Hadwin in first-place tie as second round of Masters tees off

Hadwin in first-place tie as second round of Masters tees off

On a day when the average field score was more than one stroke higher than Thursday, McIlroy battled swirling winds and posted a 1-under 71, good for a share of fourth place with American Jordan Spieth . Reed, a five-time victor on the PGA Tour still seeking his breakthrough in a Major, fired the day's lowest round, a six-under 66 that included nine birdies , to reach nine under on the week, two clear of Australian Marc Leishman (67).


US Surgeon General pushing for more community naloxone training

US Surgeon General pushing for more community naloxone training

Photographed is an example of a Naloxone dose that firefighters in IL carry with them in case of opioid overdose situations. "Each day we lose 115 Americans to an opioid overdose - that's one person every 12.5 minutes", Adams said. After the Surgeon General's advisory, what should the public know about the drug? When administered, the drug reduces respiratory depression (slowing and shallowness of breathing) in patients who are experiencing an opioid overdose.



CWG: Gymnast Yogeshwar Singh disappoints in All Around final

The 18-year-old, Deepak Lather, became the youngest Indian weightlifter to claim a Commonwealth Games medal, clinching a bronze in the men's 69kg category. The Canadian, whose best lift in training has been 82 kg, made a fearless and futile attempt to match the CWG record. Indian Women's Team lost 57-66 to Jamaica in a very competitive game whereas the Men's team lost 87-96 to Cameroon in a game where Cameroon had an unbelievable comeback and took the game away from India's hands.


Russian GP wants to bring back 'grid girls' for race in September

Russian GP wants to bring back 'grid girls' for race in September

The sport announced it was replacing "gird girls" with " grid kids " before the start of the 2018 season in a move that was well received despite misgivings from older traditionalists. After Monaco's announcement that the Principality will be retaining its grid girls this year, Russian Grand Prix organisers have followed suit on the same subject.


Facebook to verify identities, require labels for political ads

Facebook to verify identities, require labels for political ads

Photo A rendering of how a political advertisement would look under Facebook's new system for verifying the identities of buyers of such ads. Sandberg was asked by NBC television's "Today Show" if other cases of user data misuse could be expected.


South will have below-normal rain: Skymet

South will have below-normal rain: Skymet

In March, Weather Risk Management Services (WRMS) had said that the 2018 South-West monsoon, from June to September, would end up largely on the "positive side of normal" (normal to above-normal). "Nevertheless, Nino index and neutral IOD may not have any adverse impact on the monsoon performance and thus, monsoon season in 2018 is likely to be normal".