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Lamoureux-Davidson sets Olympic record in win over Russians

Lamoureux-Davidson sets Olympic record in win over Russians

Led by Chicago-area stars Kendall Coyne and Hilary Knight, alongside Meghan Duggan, Kacey Bellamy and the Lamoureux-Morando twins, all Olympic veterans on the team, the USA squad, which won its opener against Finland, is looking for revenge after their silver-medal finishes to Canada at the last two Games.


Erdogan: Aegean incident with Greece ended peacefully

Erdogan: Aegean incident with Greece ended peacefully

Greece's coast guard said nobody was injured in the collision around midnight Monday, although the Greek vessel suffered damage to the stern where the Turkish boat hit it with its bows. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday warned Cyprus not to "overstep the mark" in the eastern Mediterranean, after Greek Cypriots accused the Turkish military of obstructing a vessel exploring for natural gas over the weekend.


The Internet Is Obsessed With Olympic Russian Curler Anastasia Bryzgalova

The Internet Is Obsessed With Olympic Russian Curler Anastasia Bryzgalova

She then went on to stun the spectators with her spectacular hold on the game. Many are finding a new reason to root for curling in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang . The 2016 World Mixed Curling Champion uploaded the videos to her almost 10,000 followers this year. The Russian pair have already won two world championships, in 2010 and 2016, since the International Curling Federation introduced the discipline into the circuit in 2008.


Cuomo's favorability rating is down, Siena Poll shows

Cuomo's favorability rating is down, Siena Poll shows

Since his amendment is part of his financial plan, it would have to be included in a state budget that Cuomo and legislators are supposed to agree on by April 1, the start of New York's fiscal year. Greenberg noted that the drop in support for Cuomo comes as "much of what [he] has been talking about over the last several weeks has been overshadowed by the ongoing coverage of the federal corruption trial in Manhattan, in which the governor has been featured prominently".


Locals encouraged to watch out for scams this Valentines Day

Locals encouraged to watch out for scams this Valentines Day

Even if targets realize they have been victims of a scam , the fraud may continue with a new scam pretending to help them get their money back. Many scammers use online dating sites , social media, email or a simple phone call. Those victims that have no money, or have sent all they have, are at times recruited to launder money or assist unknowingly in helping with other frauds, such as sending counterfeit checks or receiving and reshipping electronic goods purchased with stolen credit ...