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The Latest: Pilots: Controllers effectively redirected jet

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Latest on the investigation into a plane that nearly landed on an occupied runway at San Francisco airport (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Pilots and safety experts say air traffic controllers did a good job when they quickly redirecte

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: Chaos and false choices

WaPo: Five reasons Trump would have wanted Andrew McCabe fired All available evidence suggests Trump wanted McCabe to be fired. But why, besides spiting a man the president Trump has pilloried as a deep-state enemy? There are several reasons: xMcCab

St Patrick's Day Parade to kick off in New York City

NEW YORK (AP) - Manhattan's Fifth Avenue will become a river of green and thunder with the sounds of more than 100 marching bands Saturday in the 257th edition of New York City's St. Patrick's Day parade. The parade starts at 11 a.m. and typically lasts for n

Why Haas has even Hamilton surprised

Haas driver Kevin Magnussen was sixth-fastest in pre-season testing despite only using supersoft tyres, as those ahead of him set their quickest times on hypersofts, which are two steps softer in Pirelli's 2018 range.Magnussen's 1m18.360s, set on the penultim

Lexus dominates first Super GT test day, Button sixth

Oshima, whose teammate Felix Rosenqvist was absent due to clashing Formula E commitments, lapped the sometime Formula 1 venue in 1m18.017s in his #6 LC500 to end the day quickest of all.Honda was the only manufacturer other than Lexus to finish inside the to

Suzuki can now fight for wins, claims Marquez

Suzuki won a MotoGP race as recently as 2016, when Maverick Vinales triumphed at Silverstone, but the team then took a big step backwards last year as it had switched to an all-new line-up of Andrea Iannone and Alex Rins in 2017.But Suzuki - and Rins in part

Di Grassi «can risk much more» than rivals in Uruguay FE race

The Audi Sport driver currently lies 19th in the points with only seven scoring opportunities left.“It’s actually the first time ever in my championship position that I can risk everything,” Di Grassi told“I have very little to lose. A

FIA clarifies Formula E pit rules after recent controversy

The minimum pitstop time for FE car swaps was removed ahead of the inaugural Santiago race in February, where the Techeetah and Dragon teams were fined for adding a modification to their safety harnesses.At the following round in Mexico City, Techeetah driver

Novartis India MD Jawed Zia resigns

The board, the filing said, has requested the nomination and remuneration committee to identify and recommend a suitable successor for the role of Vice Chairman and Managing Director of the company.

Mining crisis: Goa BJP MLAs, party leaders discuss way out

BJP national general secretary (organisations) B L Santhosh chaired the meeting that was attended by the party legislators and office-bearers at its office in Panaji.

Farmers protest: Banks give crores to Nirav Modi, what about us? updates

Nirav Modi had acquired land of the farmers by conning them

This 60-second test will diagnose any authoritarian

How to know if you're about to join a cult or become a Trump supporter

Issued bank guarantees of Rs 1.55 bn to NSIC against 100% margin: UBI

NSIC sought confirmation for further BGs amounting to Rs 180 million which, according to UBI, are non-existent in its records

Sporting KC hopes to return to 2017 form (dominant at home)

San Jose Earthquakes-Sporting Kansas City preview

Bill Maher: Dems are “to political courage what Velveeta is to cheese”

In his editorial on Friday night, he delivered a tough message to Democrats

What makes Kim Jong Un tick?

President Donald Trump will need to understand what makes the North Korean leader tick before meeting

How Trump’s trade policy resurrects COMECON, US-style

What the U.S. president really means by pleading for “fairness” is simply for the U.S. to have its way

Can the red-blue partisan divide be overcome? Bernie Sanders thinks so

In a trip to deep-red Texas, Sanders argues that real economic populism can overcome partisanship. It won't be easy

Olympic champion Hirscher leads 1st run of season-ending GS

ARE, Sweden (AP) Olympic champion Marcel Hirscher led the last World Cup giant slalom of the season after the opening run on Saturday.

Highlanders beat Crusaders 25-17 in Super Rugby

DUNEDIN, New Zealand (AP) The defending champion Crusaders lost for the second match in a row in Super Rugby, beaten 25-17 by the Dunedin-based Highlanders on Saturday.

Nearly half of Americans will retire broke

Some 42 percent of elderly US citizens have less than $10,000 put aside for their golden years, according to the report by a personal finance resource GoBankingRates, which polled over 1,000 adults last month. Read Full Article at

PNB scam: Bank to focus on internal audits, recovery, small depositors

Bank outlines multi-pronged strategy to strengthen internal controls in its EGM held on Friday

Auction Preview: Fine Pictures, Silver & Jewellery Auction at Halls, Shrewsbury, Mar 21

What: Fine Pictures, Silver & Jewellery AuctionWhere: Halls, Bowmen Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 3DRWhen: 21 March, 10.00 AMTop lots of the sale:- Lydia Masterkova (1927-2008), Untitled, a pair, each signed and dated '88 lower right, ink a

Auction Preview: Luxury at Leonard Joel, South Yarra, Mar 21

What: LuxuryWhere: Leonard Joel, 333 Malvern Rd, 941-951 High Street, Armadale VI 3141, AustraliaWhen: 21 March, 06.30 PMPublic Viewing: 14 March, 9am-8pm; 15 March, 10am-4pm; 16 March, 10am-4pm; 17 March, 10am-4pm; 18 March, 10am-4pm; 21 March, 9am-4pmTop lo

News LIVE: Govt working with holistic approach to solve farmers problems, says PM Modi

This blog will keep track of key global and local developments impacting business and markets through the day. Important local and global political developments will also find resonance here.

South Africa’s white farmers being murdered & tortured off their land

Violent attacks against South Africa's white farmers are on the rise, according to Paul Toohey, a reporter from Australia’s Daily Telegraph, who traveled to the country. Read Full Article at

Spain wants in on Russia's high-speed railway project

The ambitious Moscow-Kazan high-speed railway project has attracted interest from Madrid, according to the Russian Ministry of Transport. The track is a joint project between Russia and China. Read Full Article at

US rating agencies unfairly downgrade developing countries & keep US ratings high - analysts

Standard & Poor's (S&P), Moody's, and Fitch Group are often accused of using double standards when assessing countries, companies and financial instruments. RT has talked to experts about this bias. Read Full Article at

Colorado businesses missing workers due to visa shortage

DENVER (AP) - Colorado companies in landscaping, construction, hospitality and tourism are getting unwelcome notices that the federal government has denied their visa applications to bring in foreign workers to meet the summer rush. «We don't know how w

Ravalli County Museum opens new spelunking exhibit

HAMILTON, Mont. (AP) - It's not your run-of-the-mill kind of adventurer who plunges into the darkest depths of the Earth for a chance to squeeze through the tiniest of openings, navigate pools of freezing water and avoid being crushed by balancing rocks that

Families reveal untold story of France train terror attack

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) - Susie Sewell of Bethlehem is thankful when she thinks about the August 2015 terrorist attack on a train depicted in the new Clint Eastwood movie «15:17 to Paris.» She's thankful for the three American men who subdued a gunman

Ionescu gets triple-double in women's NCAA Tournament opener

NEW YORK (AP) Sabrina Ionescu stuffed the stat sheet once again while a pair of 10 seeds spoiled a nearly perfect day for the chalk on the opening day of the women's NCAA Tournament.

Underdog UMBC rides wave of magical season to historic upset

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) So how do you top winning your conference tournament on a buzzer-beater 3-pointer? Well, knocking off the No. 1 team in the country by 20 points in the first round of the NCAA Tournament should do it.

Top-seeded Virginia left to make sense of historic NCAA loss

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The doors to the Virginia's locker room opened, the last protection for a group of players sitting in a state of shocked quiet after the most improbable of losses.

Finally, IndiGo to partially shift to T2 of Delhi airport

After lots of dilly- dallying and court battles, the largest airline IndiGo has agrreed to relocate a chunk of its operations to the revamped terminal 2 of the Indira Gandhi airport in the national Capital from March 25.

ADB comits USD 120 mn loan to improve rail infrastructure

Multilateral funding agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) today committed USD 120 million loan for completion of works for double-tracking and electrification of railways tracks along high-density corridors to improve operational efficiency of Indian railways.

Sandhar Technologies raises Rs 154 crore from anchor investors

Auto component maker Sandhar Technologies on Friday raised Rs 154 crore from anchor investors, ahead of its initial share-sale on Monday.

Bam Adebayo liked how active Heat were on defense

Miami Heat rookie Bam Adebayo discusses his play Friday night and how the team's energy on the defensive end is what propelled them to a victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.

Predators beat Avalanche 4-2 to clinch playoff spot

DENVER (AP) Colton Sissons and Filip Forsberg each scored twice, backup goaltender Juuse Saros stopped 33 shots and the Nashville Predators became the first NHL team to clinch a playoff spot this season by beating the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 on Friday night.

TIPPING OFF: UMBC upset puts underdogs in NCAA spotlight

The University of Maryland-Baltimore County proved that anything can happen in the NCAA Tournament.
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