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Austin Nichols dismissed from UVA men's basketball team

Austin Nichols dismissed from UVA men's basketball team

After sitting out a year ago due to transfer restrictions, Nichols had been named to at least one preseason All-American team, the only Cavalier to receive such accolade. He transferred after his sophomore season and had to sit out last season for Virginia. With assistance from legal counsel, Nichols was able to quickly get Memphis to relent and allow him to transfer anywhere he pleased.


Darren Lehmann promises changes after Australia's series defeat to South Africa

Darren Lehmann promises changes after Australia's series defeat to South Africa

It was the latest of many woeful batting performances in recent years that has left coach Darren Lehmann, selectors and Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland under vast pressure. "We ve got Australia in a position where they re under pressure and won t let that go". Although Hobart wicket assisted the pacers, critics felt that Australians were below par as they bundled out for 85 runs in the first innings.



Trump wrapping up a full day of meetings

In 2013 tweet, Trump ridiculed the move by the NY attorney general, saying: "Why did failing A.G. Eric Schneiderman, after years of looking, file his pathetic lawsuit on a SATURDAY afternoon (unheard of)?" Students from Florida to California would see some money, plus the settlement would likely lower the profile of the Trump University controversy by stopping what could have been an embarrassing jury trial set to open later this month in federal court in San Diego.


Obama May Rush Refugee Resettlement In Final Months As President

Obama May Rush Refugee Resettlement In Final Months As President

Australia's government has said asylum seekers sent to Manus Island and Nauru after attempting to travel to Australia by boat would be permanently banned from the country. They have been told they could be resettled in the United States following yesterday's announcement of a one-off deal for people on Manus and Nauru .


Obama urges European leaders to work with Trump

Obama urges European leaders to work with Trump

On other issues, Obama said he hoped for continuity of U.S. Meanwhile, one of the more interesting tidbits from Obama's contacts with the Greek side on the sidelines of Tuesday's official dinner was a Tweet by Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura , who related how the soon-to-be ex-president accepted an invitation to again visit Greece - but this time along with his famous family and for a vacation.



Steve Bannon Rejects 'White Nationalist' Label: 'I'm an Economic Nationalist'

The interview largely didn't address Bannon's previous controversies, though he denied being a "white nationalist". Satan. That's power. It only helps us when they (liberals and the media) get it wrong. If (the Trump White House delivers), we'll get 60 percent of the white vote, and 40 percent of the black and Hispanic vote and we'll govern for 50 years.