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Author: 0 Putin thanks Trump for offering assistance in investigating An-148 plane crash

However, the U.S. administration's 2019 budget proposal , which was published on Monday, has left USA financial assistance to countries untouched, according to Israeli media. President Trump also offered his condolences to President Putin on Monday for the crash outside that killed 71 people, the Kremlin and White House both said.

Sports Coach Will Wade's first season at LSU continues tonight in the NIT
Author: 0 Coach Will Wade's first season at LSU continues tonight in the NIT

Three Louisiana teams are among the 32 who will participate in the 2018 Men's NIT Basketball Tournament. We haven't gotten an answer yet. They obviously haven't seen our facilities or looked at the fine print. The dust-up didn't end on the court, either. Tennessee's Rick Barnes made Southeastern Conference basketball history this winter by becoming the first coach to take a team picked 13th in the preseason to the league championship, which his Volunteers shared with Auburn.

Sports Lakers Isaiah Thomas and Julius Randle get into heated debate during timeout
Author: 0 Lakers Isaiah Thomas and Julius Randle get into heated debate during timeout

The Los Angeles Lakers will take on the Golden State Warriors in one of the most anticipated National Basketball Association games on Wednesday, start time at 9:30 PM ET, at ORACLE Arena , Oakland, CA. He made 9 of his 16 attempts from the field, for a 56.2% field goal percentage (1/1 from the line, 2/9 from three-point range). Ball went on to call Murray's antics a "punk move".

Sports Turkish hackers break into Air India's Twitter account, tweet 'All flights cancelled'
Author: 0 Turkish hackers break into Air India's Twitter account, tweet 'All flights cancelled'

Soon after the alleged hack, Twitter removed Air India's verified mark as well. According to a senior airline official, Air India has commenced its investigation into the matter. Air India's Twitter handle's cover image was also changed to a photo of a Turkish Airlines plane. Air India earlier issued a statement, saying, all Air India flights are leaving as per their scheduled time.

Sports Syracuse Looks to Capitalize on NCAA Tournament Bid
Author: 0 Syracuse Looks to Capitalize on NCAA Tournament Bid

According to oddsmakers at YouWager, Arizona State is the slight favorite in this game, as the Sun Devils are getting odds of -1.5 points against Syracuse , but the Orange actually opened as a 1-point favorite. And there's not one team that we played in non-conference that we was favored to win. ASU's 56 points were a season low, and the Devils went just 3 of 10 from the free-throw line.

Sports Roger Federer Sets Up Hyeon Chung Clash, Addresses Djokovic Similarities
Author: 0 Roger Federer Sets Up Hyeon Chung Clash, Addresses Djokovic Similarities

Federer improved to 15-0 in 2018 with the victory over Chardy. The Swiss maestro will now face emerging youngster Hyeon Chung in the last eight. The problem is Federer doesn't care how well you're playing, as he simply finds ways to win regardless and has been impossible to bet against for the last two years.

Sports Julius Thomas: Hits free agency
Author: 0 Julius Thomas: Hits free agency

Of the two teams, Seattle has the best cap situation to be able to absorb the type of contract Suh will demand in free agency. Suh signed a six-year, $114.4 million deal with the Dolphins in 2015 but never lived up to expectations. If you turned on the radio Monday morning to WQAM 560 in Miami , you would have heard the division among fans as it pertains to former second-round pick turned three-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Jarvis Landry .

Sports Champions league: Sevilla beat ManU to enter QF
Author: 0 Champions league: Sevilla beat ManU to enter QF

Romelu Lukaku has backpedalled from claims he made in a TV interview with BT Sport that some of his team-mates were "hiding" on the pitch after Manchester United's shock 2-1 Champions League last-16, second-leg defeat by Sevilla on Tuesday.

Sports Bills sign QB McCarron to two-year deal
Author: 0 Bills sign QB McCarron to two-year deal

The Bills announced his signing on Wednesday. He's appeared in ten games throughout his four-year career, completing 64.7-percent of his passes for 920 yards and six touchdowns. McCarron and Nathan Peterman top the Bills' depth chart at quarterback for the moment, but it is possible Buffalo could target a QB in the upcoming draft.

Sports Third militant killed in Kashmir encounter was from Telangana
Author: 0 Third militant killed in Kashmir encounter was from Telangana

Three terrorists were killed in a brief encounter with the security forces in Anantnag. "It is learnt that M (ohamma) d Toufeeq, age 26 years, N/o Manuguru died in an encounter with security forces on night 11/12march in Hakkora of Anantnag district along with two other Kashmiri militants".

Sports Eddie Jones: England boss sorry for offensive comments about Wales and Ireland
Author: 0 Eddie Jones: England boss sorry for offensive comments about Wales and Ireland

England coach Eddie Jones has been left to apologise after footage emerged of him referring to Ireland as the "scummy Irish" and Wales as a "little s*** place". "You know, we're trying to do that with England at the moment", he said. "Then they go to university for four years and they don't study, they just play rugby full time".

Sports Giroud set to start for Chelsea in crunch Nou Camp clash
Author: 0 Giroud set to start for Chelsea in crunch Nou Camp clash

Messi opened the scoring by nutmegging Blues goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois in the third minute at Camp Nou , later driving another finish through the Belgium international's legs to wrap up a 3-0 win. The midfielder is nursing a hamstring injury in his right leg and is listed as doubtful for the second leg. "If we want to go through to the next round we must invest in the game for every moment of it".

Sports G Norwell to sign 5-year deal with Jaguars
Author: 0 G Norwell to sign 5-year deal with Jaguars

The Jaguars are poised to sign All-Pro guard Andrew Norwell and speedy receiver Donte Moncrief in free agency Thursday, according to two people familiar with negotiations. Lee's deal is reportedly worth up to $38 million over the course of the next four seasons. The Jacksonville Jaguars chose to let top wideout Allen Robinson hit the open market, and they lost him to the Chicago Bears .

Sports Teddy Bridgewater plans to sign with Jets
Author: 0 Teddy Bridgewater plans to sign with Jets

While Bridgewater was healthy enough to be on the Vikings roster a year ago, the consistent play of Case Keenum kept the former first round pick on the sidelines. Signing Bridgewater will not stop the Jets from drafting a quarterback at No. 6, and perhaps that's the point in him being their "first choice" now. He will be joining a Jets team with plenty of question marks when it comes to talent on the offensive side of the ball.

Sports JP McManus celebrates magnificent seventh Champion Hurdle wins at Cheltenham
Author: 0 JP McManus celebrates magnificent seventh Champion Hurdle wins at Cheltenham

Tiger Roll was Elliott's third success of the day, winning the Cross Country Chase - the horse's third success in the Festival in the space of four years. It was following on from Mall Dini the year before and I never thought lightning would strike twice, but it was fantastic. His yard are in much better form now and interestingly he has also had a wind op since his last run.

Sports Tubby Smith leaving Memphis after 21-win season
Author: 0 Tubby Smith leaving Memphis after 21-win season

Hardaway has coached multiple top prospects at his current position with East High School in Memphis and as the director of Team Penny AAU program on the Nike EYBL circuit. Both years, the Tigers missed the post season. His departure comes with three years and more than $9 million remaining on his contract. With attendance at its lowest in almost 50 years, the university may be willing to eat that cost to turn things around in other spots.

Sports There's a major rule change in minor league baseball this year
Author: 0 There's a major rule change in minor league baseball this year

The procedures, created in partnership with Major League Baseball, aim to reduce the number of pitchers used in extra innings and the issues created by extra innings games, including, but not limited to, shortages of pitchers in the days to follow, the use of position players as pitchers and the transferring of players between affiliates due to pitching shortages caused by extra innings games.

Sports Vancouver out as potential 2026 World Cup host city
Author: 0 Vancouver out as potential 2026 World Cup host city

He noted that Canada has hosted every Federation Internationale de Football Association world championship save the men's World Cup. The provincial government owns B.C. taxpayers", she said, noting security and other costs had still not been worked out between governments and the bid committee. "We're looking at possible stadium upgrade costs, the turf field that has to be in place".