U.S. gymnast Simone Biles celebrates after the women's individual all-around final of the Artistic Gymnastics at the Olympic Arena during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 11, 2016. While more golds are likely to come over the next few days, with Biles on target to win five golds following her success in the team and all around final, the real test is likely to come post Rio and whether she has the hunger to prolong her career.
Rotich, who marched with the team in the opening ceremony, was caught on camera by undercover reporters earlier this year allegedly offering a fake group of British runners warnings on anti-doping tests in Kenya for £10,000. "I immediately instructed (fellow coach Joseph) Mosonik to go and explain to Rotich that I was being held hostage with his card", he explained as he paused for a moment to shake his head in despair.
That was down sharply from its opening weekend take of $133.7 million, but still enough to edge out new releases "Sausage Party" and "Pete's Dragon". They'll have a couple more chances with next year's Wonder Woman and Justice League . The R-rated animated film earned a solid $33.6 million. It still, however, ranks as the weekend's #1 film. However, things are much worse for Disney; the studio's CG/live-action hybrid Pete's Dragon made just $7 million on Friday from 3,702 locations, ...
Police estimated that at least 200 people had gathered and gunshots were heard throughout the evening. Violence engulfed the streets of Milwaukee Saturday, after police shot and killed a man who authorities say was armed at the time , CNN reported .
She has 14 total, including bronze on vault previous year. Simone Biles can add to her medal haul when the event finals begin. The next-highest total was the 46 golds the US won in London four years ago. The gold went to Denmark's Pernille Blume, the 22-year-old who finished in 24.07. That total far outdistances the next-highest country, Russia, which has 577 golds if counting all the various incarnations under which it has competed.
We're not seeing new cases. Health officials have confirmed the first case of Zika in the southwestern Arizona city of Yuma. The statement continued: "While mosquitoes that can carry the virus have been found in 12 California counties, there is no evidence these mosquitoes are transmitting Zika in the state at this time".
The most decorated athlete in Olympic history has one more race before retirement. The field also includes American Alex Naddour and Ukrainian Oleg Verniaiev , who was a narrow second to Japan's Kohei Uchimura in the men's all-around last week.
At least 37 houses and a five-star hotel had burned down. On mainland Portugal, more than 3,200 firefighters are now battling more than 100 fires that have been raging amid the arid summer heat, causing chaos across the country, according to the Portuguese National Authority of Civil Protection.
With both the central and state governments monitoring the taxes it will make it hard to evade taxes and raise more money in their coffers. Talking about the roadmap for the GST rollout, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said the government is looking at April 1, 2017 as the target date for implementation.
Macy's announced Thursday that it plans to close about 100 stores next year, but the retailer isn't saying which ones will be shut down. The move follows the chain's decision to shut 40 stores earlier this year. Home Depot, for instance, reported a 6.5 percent rise in sales in the first quarter of the year. Macys shuttered 41 stores in its previous fiscal year.
Bill Clinton has said it was a mistake for his wife Hillary to maintain a personal email server even though her predecessors and her successor at the US State Department did the same. It also quotes Trump himself, from a 2012 interview about former candidate Mitt Romney's returns: "If you didn't see the tax returns, you would think there is nearly, like, something wrong".
The repo - the rate at which the central bank lends to commercial banks - was kept unchanged at 6.5 percent, while the cash reserve ratio (CRR), the percentage of deposits which banks keep aside with the RBI, was kept unchanged at 4 percent.
Iranian scientist Shahram Amiri speaks to journalists as he arrives at the Imam Khomini Airport in Tehran on July 15, 2010. United States officials said they had paid Amiri $5 million over a number of years to provide information on Iran's nuclear program.
The U.S. women's basketball team defeated China 105-62 Sunday afternoon at Rio's Youth Arena. That's the way it's been since 1992, with Team USA's Olympic winning streak now covering 46 games heading into the knockout round. They dished out 40 assists, a U.S. Olympic record, on 46 field goals. Brittney Griner and Tina Charles each had 18 points as the American team thoroughly dominated an overmatched China 105-62.
In a briefing, the Prime Minister was told that planes for the Premier Service were acquired from Sri Lanka on wet lease. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid, CEO PIA Bern Hildenbrand, Chairman PIA Azam Saigol, Chairman and CEO Sri Lankan Airlines Ajith Dias and Surendra Ratwatte and former Advisor to PM on Aviation Capt Shujaat Azeem were present.
KidsAndCars.org, a national child safety nonprofit, says at least 27 children have died in hot cars in the US this year. He was then transported to a hospital for chest pains. She said parents should get in the habit of opening the back doors after getting out of their vehicles and having their day care call if their child doesn't show up.
That neutralized the chlorine and reportedly allowed the growth of "organic compounds" that might have included algae. RIO DE JANEIRO Olympics organizers battled an array of persistent problems as the Games entered its second week on Saturday, from a lurid green diving pool to competitors taken to the wrong venue and a long-distance swimming pontoon swept away by the waves.
However, activists who support the Boycott Divestment and Sanction (BDS) movement hailed El Shehaby a "hero". CBS News reports that in an email to the publication, International Judo Federation spokesman, Nicolas Messner , said the fight between the two countries was a major sign of progress.
Friday, stated Helotes authorities Capt. Anthony Burges. The man arrived at work about 6.15 am, and the infant was not discovered until about 3pm when a shopper saw him through a vehicle window and rang emergency services. Helotes police say that Martinez was in the auto when his father drove to work at the Wal-Mart near Bandera and Loop 1604 on Friday morning. When police arrived, they found people holding the girls in the water of a baby pool behind the duplex, some with ice packs, trying ...
Before Manuel was born, African-Americans had little or no access to public swimming pools because they were open to whites only. That troubling history has led to an oft-cited statistic from USA Swimming , based on studies conducted by their researchers and others from the University of Memphis, that some 70 percent of black people can't swim.
Authorities involved in the case have called the series biased, while the filmmakers have stood by their work. This judge concluded that a number of factors "rendered Dassey's confession involuntary under the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments".
The incident bore similarities to one that occurred in Germany in July, when a 17-year-old Afghan refugee attacked passengers on board a train with an ax. The woman who died had been doused with a lot of the flammable liquid, leading to speculation she might have been the target. The attacker was shot and killed by police.
Aug 12 The yield on the euro zone benchmark bond, the 10-year German Bund, fell on Friday after poor US economic data reduced the prospects of a Federal Reserve rate hike in the near future. Why did central banks cut rates so much? A move in 2016 has been delayed, first on a sharp fall in global markets and then after Britain voted to leave the European Union.
Breaking with campaign custom, the Republican presidential nominee, Donald Trump, has refused to release his returns. "The Pences have not become more wealthy as a result of 16 years in public service", Pence told host Rita Cosby. Since the 1980s, every GOP presidential nominee has disclosed his tax returns, according to PolitiFact. It is a long-standing custom for presidential candidates to release their tax returns, a tradition that Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on ...
Clinton is beating Trump by a whopping 14 points in Colorado, where the campaign stopped advertising weeks ago, 46-32. " He refuses to do what every other presidential candidate in decades has done and release his tax returns", Clinton said on Thursday in an economic speech in MI.
This newest wave of closures is the biggest yet, wiping out about 15 percent of existing Macy's stores . "While we understand that customers may use department stores for trial and shopping across brands, the high level of promotional impressions created negatively impacts our long-term brand health", Coach Chief Executive Victor Luis told analysts during a presentation.
The post Rio 2016: Rafael Nadal Knocked Out By Juan Martin Del Potro appeared first on 360Nobs.com. Standing in Murray's way now will be del Potro, who won the 2009 U.S. Spain's Rafael Nadal (top) and Marc Lopez reacting after winning the doubles final 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 against Florin Mergea and Horia Tecau of Romania at the Olympic Tennis Centre in Rio de Janeiro .
Suicide Squad and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice are both listed at 27% rating. That doesn't mean Suicide Squad is a slouch. Internationally, the comic book adaptation earned $58.7 million this weekend for a total of $242.5 million overseas.
Gennette Jeff, who is to replace Jerry later Also added, his voice to say that the rut in the system, has been there for some time, and it is high time, it is being cleaned. Consumers are also spending more on big-ticket items such as electronics and cars than they are on clothes, further pressuring sales at department stores.
Conservative pundit Hugh Hewitt asked Trump if that's what he really meant in an interview on Thursday . "When you instead compress them into 'Obama created ISIS, ' I know what Trump has in his mind, but that's not what people hear", Gingrich said.
Virginia State Police say the aircraft left Kentucky Friday morning, stopped in IN, and then continued to Shannon Airport in Fredericksburg, its final destination. Joseph Borinstein said the family had chartered the plane to fly to Virginia, where his eldest grandson Drew is a senior at Virginia Military Institute.
Hillary Clinton clearly dialed back her paid speaking activity past year. The Clintons donated as much to charity a year ago as Trump did to the veterans in 20l6. He has repeatedly refused to do so, because, he says, he is now being audited by Internal Revenue Service. Mrs Clinton gave dozens of paid speeches in 2013, 2014 and 2015 but gave this up before launching her candidacy for the White House in April 2015.
Macy's (M) shares soared 17.09 percent, marking the best day for the department store operator in almost eight years after it reported a smaller-than-expected drop in quarterly comparable-store sales and said it would close 100 stores. Macy's also said it plans to close about 100 stores next year as it tries to become more nimble in a competitive market. Brent crude, used to price worldwide oils, advanced 14 cents to $46.18.
Friday, HPD Capt. Anthony Burges said. KidsAndCars.org, a national child safety nonprofit, says at least 27 children have died in hot cars in the USA this year. No charges have been filed. The child safety advocacy group reported that Friday's incident marks the 27th hot car-related death of a child this year .
Tropical storm warnings have been put in place North of Puerto Costa Maya up to Punta Allen, Mexico. The hurricane is expected to weaken as it crosses Central America and Mexico, and to be a tropical depression by the time the center reaches the Bay of Campeche, the Miami-based weather forecaster said.