Day: October 9, 2017

(The Sports Xchange) – Kai Forbath kicked a 26-yard field goal with 12 seconds remaining, lifting the Minnesota Vikings to a 20-17 win over the Chicago Bears on Monday. Vikings quarterback Case Keenum came off the bench to complete 17 of 21 passes for 140 yards and a touchdown. He replaced Sam Bradford, who struggled
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WELLINGTON (Reuters) – The leader of the small nationalist party that will decide New Zealand’s next government said on Tuesday that exporters should welcome a recent fall in the local dollar following an inconclusive general election. The New Zealand dollar, or kiwi, fell to its lowest levels since late May on Monday after a final
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares gained on Tuesday, shrugging off modest losses on Wall Street while expectations of a U.S. interest rate increase this year continued to underpin the dollar. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS was up 0.4 percent in early trading. Korean shares .KS11 rallied 1.4 percent on their first
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(Reuters) – Cable sports network ESPN on Monday suspended broadcaster Jemele Hill for violating its social media guidelines for a second time in the past month after she tweeted on NFL player protests. Hill on Sunday said football fans should boycott advertisers of the Dallas Cowboys if they were offended by team owner Jerry Jones’
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CSTO forces are ready to help Armenia if such necessity occurs, the head of CSTO Joint Staff, Colonel-General Anatoly Sidorov said at a press conference during the Quest 2017 training in Armenia. He noted that CSTO Collective Forces for Operative Response include well-prepared servicemen. “Being familiar with your pain, I hope there will be no
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(Reuters) – California Governor Jerry Brown on Monday signed state legislation requiring drug companies to report certain price hikes for prescription medicines in a move that could set a model for other states could follow. The law, which aims to provide more transparency around pharmaceutical and biotech company pricing methods for their medicines, requires drug
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