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USA, Canada set for 'battle of the ages'

USA, Canada set for 'battle of the ages'

They outshot their rival 45-23 in last week's loss, and players say they were just a couple of bounces away from winning. The Canadians received their silver medals with a blank stare, Jocelyne Larocque removing hers as soon as it was placed around her neck.


Rotomac owner on reports that he fled after loan default

Rotomac owner on reports that he fled after loan default

The CBI also raided three other locations in Kanpur related to the case, an official said. It is alleged that in February past year, Bank of Baroda declared Rotomac Global Private Limited as a "wilful defaulter". Rotomac case surfaced yesterday, fanning speculations that Kothari too might have fled the country. "My company is in talks with the banks, and they would return every penny borrowed", said Kothari.


Israel foiled plane terror plot in Australia: Netanyahu

Israel foiled plane terror plot in Australia: Netanyahu

The Israeli prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu , has claimed intelligence provided by his country foiled an alleged plot by the Islamic State group to blow up a plane from Sydney using a device smuggled inside a meat mincer . "We are very grateful for the assistance that Israel provided in that matter and we still have a very close relationship with them and many other partners".


Virginia students among top AP achievers

Virginia students among top AP achievers

Students in the Bay State lead the nation in achievement in the latest around of Advanced Placement exams, according to the College Board, the organization behind the exams. Most localities in Central Virginia showed high rates of students scoring 3 or above on AP exams. Also angering some educators was that Coleman criticized one of the students who noted her AP course, saying that her rhetoric "may have benefited from a less partisan approach and an attempt to better understand the positions ...



Florida Republicans Become Increasingly Quiet On Gun Rights After Parkland Shooting

These ideas are inherently reactive and contribute nothing to preventing America's gun problem and the tragedies it brings. If gun control laws made sense on a fictional show like The West Wing then why in the world don't they make sense in our government? It would allow anyone to carry a gun without a permit which is sometimes called constitutional carry.