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Roy lights up MCG as England draw first blood

Roy lights up MCG as England draw first blood

It had been a tough season last season, so to be selected was incredibly special. "We want to play better cricket and get a few wins in this format", he said. This is the most by an England batsman in ODIs. In the warm-up match against the Cricket Australia XI , they didn't have to make the decision as it was a 12-a-side affair, although the two spinners bowled 20 overs between them and Tom Curran just three which probably gave a strong clue.


Forecast: Temps to warm today before sharp dip, high winds on Monday

Forecast: Temps to warm today before sharp dip, high winds on Monday

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 7 miles per hour in the afternoon. Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Calm wind becoming west around 5 miles per hour. Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Clouds will arrive on Tuesday with a cold front coming from the Great Lakes and could bring some snow to the area throughout Wednesday morning.


Passengers escape horrific plane crash in Turkey

Passengers escape horrific plane crash in Turkey

The cause of the incident was not known and an investigation is under way. An airplane wound up in a perilous position after skidding of the runway into the mud after landing in the Turkish province of Trabzon early on Sunday. The cause of the incident is still being investigated, BBC reports. "We tilted to the side. There was panic; people shouting, screaming ", one of the passengers, Fatma Gordu, told state-run news agency Anadolu .


Bill Murray makes surprise 'SNL' appearance as Steve Bannon

Bill Murray makes surprise 'SNL' appearance as Steve Bannon

The identity behind the Grim Reaper playing Steve Bannon on Saturday Night Live has been revealed - and it's Bill Murray! Saturday night's cold open took shots at Morning Joe co-hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski as well, portraying them as deranged with indignation at President Donald Trump .


Iran rejects Trump's demand for changes to Obama-era nuclear deal

Iran rejects Trump's demand for changes to Obama-era nuclear deal

Senior U.S. administration officials told reporters Trump would work with Europeans on a follow-on deal to enshrine triggers that the Iranian government could not exceed related to ballistic missiles. "In the absence of such an agreement, the United States will not again waive sanctions in order to stay in the Iran nuclear deal ". One of the criticisms levelled at the nuclear deal is that it does nothing to address Iran's continuing ballistic missile program and involvement in conflicts ...