• Indian architect of innovative, low-priced homes wins Pritzker
Indian architect of innovative, low-priced homes wins Pritzker

He returned to India to help supervise the construction of Le Corbusier's projects in Chandigarh and Ahmedabad; in the 1960s, he played a similar role in seeing Kahn's Indian Institute of Management to completion. Doshi came from a family of furniture makers, and in one interview he credited his early architecture inspiration to his grandfather's...

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  • Dwyane Wade Visits Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School
Dwyane Wade Visits Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

Abby Brooks says enough was enough when the first school shooting happened. Just days after meeting with the family of a victim of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School massacre, Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade on Wednesday visited the school in Parkland, Florida .

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  • ACC Tournament 2018: Betting Odds, Bracket, Schedule, Start Times For Conference Championship
ACC Tournament 2018: Betting Odds, Bracket, Schedule, Start Times For Conference Championship

Following the Blue Devils and Cavaliers on the betting board are the defending champion Tar Heels, who won both the conference tournament and NCAA tournament titles a year ago. Notre Dame partially righted the ship, winning 5 of their last 8 games to finish the year. On Wednesday, March 7 at 2 p.m., mascots will visit patients at Brooklyn Hos...

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  • China pledges strong growth as Xi bids to rule indefinitely
China pledges strong growth as Xi bids to rule indefinitely

Beijing proposed spending 1.11 trillion yuan ($175 billion) on its military, according to its budget report presented ahead of the opening of China's 13th National People's Congress on Monday, according to Reuters . China has always upheld the path of peaceful development and practices a defensive defense policy. "There are a lot of qu...

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  • Court denies Trump admin's plea to stop kids' climate lawsuit
Court denies Trump admin's plea to stop kids' climate lawsuit

In a suit originally brought against the Obama administration in 2015, the young plaintiffs assert that the government's actions to promote fossil fuel emissions violate the basic constitutional rights of future generations. The Justice Department did not immediately respond to a request for comment. He retired shortly afterward over allegations of...

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  • Media baron Soumya Ranjan Patnaik joins BJD
Media baron Soumya Ranjan Patnaik joins BJD

Panda's wife owns Odisha TV ( OTV ), one of the most widely watched channels in the state. Incidentally, the CM had dropped Nanda as higher education minister in 2001 amid allegations of corruption. Founder and editor of leading Odia daily " Sambad ", Soumya Ranjan Patnaik was elected to the 11th Lok Sabha from Bhubaneswar constituency on Indian ...

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  • 'Man of mystery' cooperates with Mueller in Russian Federation probe
'Man of mystery' cooperates with Mueller in Russian Federation probe

The Post said Nader has been cooperating with Mueller and has met numerous times with investigators since he was stopped and questioned by the Federal Bureau of Investigation after he arrived at Washington's Dulles International Airport in January.

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  • Parsons Green accused Ahmed Hassan 'used school prize to buy bomb materials'
Parsons Green accused Ahmed Hassan 'used school prize to buy bomb materials'

He revealed his recruitment and training - as part of a group of around 1,000 people - in an interview with British interior ministry officials in 2016, the court heard. The jury heard Mr Hassan arrived in Dover at around 2.30pm, and bought a new mobile phone that he used to read BBC news coverage of his own bombing.

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  • Oil hit by broader market slide, USA output rise weighs
Oil hit by broader market slide, USA output rise weighs

The group and allies agreed previous year to cut combined output by about 1.8 million barrels per day to drain a global oil glut. The OPEC Secretary General also said that the organization had agreed to hold talks with the United States shale oil producers in the USA city of Houston later on Monday.

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  • Penny Hardaway May Replace Tubby Smith as Memphis Basketball Coach
Penny Hardaway May Replace Tubby Smith as Memphis Basketball Coach

The Memphis basketball head coach has had decent success with the Tigers, but external factors around the program have deteriorated. On Tuesday, CBS Sports' Gary Parrish reported that the program could replace the long-time head coach with program legend Penny Hardaway.

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  • Stock's Stunning Activities: New York REIT, Inc. (NYRT)
Stock's Stunning Activities: New York REIT, Inc. (NYRT)

It has underperformed by 1.24% the S&P500. Washington Trust Bank increased its stake in Intel Corp (INTC) by 26.49% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Royal Bancshares Of Canada reported 734,296 shares stake. The Company's loans portfolio includes small business loans, commercial real estate loans, equipment loans and leas...

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  • Protest planned as Saudi Crown Prince arrives in UK
Protest planned as Saudi Crown Prince arrives in UK

Mrs May has also spoken of how Saudi Arabia is "changing" under its new Crown Prince. "We are all concerned about the humanitarian situation in Yemen ", she said , highlighting the plight of women and children. The two countries' close ties were tested in 2015 when the Pakistani parliament unanimously rejected a Saudi request for Pakistani troo...

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  • Florida shooting: Gun control law moves step closer
Florida shooting: Gun control law moves step closer

Eleven Republican incumbents face elections in 2018 widely seen as toss-ups or leaning against the current office holder. It was the first full day of classes since the mass shooting , and DeVos was to address, or so attendees though, among many issues, Donald Trump's support of arming teachers.

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  • Truck carrying beer overturns on North Florida highway
Truck carrying beer overturns on North Florida highway

Troopers say Powell failed to maintain his lane, hitting the shoulder of the road which caused the tractor-trailer to overturn. Fortunately, the driver had only minor injuries after the accident early Wednesday, according to Okaloosa County Sheriff's officials .

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  • Donald Trump isn't worried-about Russian meddling. At all
Donald Trump isn't worried-about Russian meddling. At all

So far, top intelligence officials have said, the USA has responded weakly to Russia's disinformation campaign to sow discord in America and raise doubts about the integrity of the presidential election. He added, "If we're able to make a deal with Canada and Mexico on NAFTA then there will be no reason to do the tariffs with Canada and Mexico". He...

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  • FIFAWorld Cup trophy arrives Nigeria on Wednesday
FIFAWorld Cup trophy arrives Nigeria on Wednesday

The President also pledged adequate support for the Super Eagles to boost their morale in winning the trophy in June. "I am very optimistic on what this unbelievable team [Super Eagles] can do because the passion for football here in Nigeria is much", Polymenakos said.

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  • Gov. Scott proposes $500 million plan for safer schools
Gov. Scott proposes $500 million plan for safer schools

Democrats were quick to point out that the amendment would still allow gym instructors, guidance counselors, librarians and other education personnel to carry concealed weapons. The new version of the bill also renames the program after a Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School staff member who died in the shooting . "We're told these studen...

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  • Amelia Earhart's Bones Very Likely Found 78 Years Ago
Amelia Earhart's Bones Very Likely Found 78 Years Ago

Back in 2016 when we first covered this research - forensic anthropologists Richard Jantz and Karen Burns found " the morphology of the recovered bones, insofar as we can tell by applying contemporary forensic methods to measurements taken at the time , appears consistent with a female of Earhart's height and ethnic origin".

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  • There's No Reason to Play Nice with Sam Nunberg
There's No Reason to Play Nice with Sam Nunberg

By the end of the day, Nunberg signaled that he will continue cooperating with Mueller, after all. Mueller's investigation arose in part from the findings of US intelligence agencies that Russian Federation had meddled in the election and that its goals eventually included aiding Trump who won a surprise victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton...

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  • United States high school shooter indicted, face death penalty
United States high school shooter indicted, face death penalty

No date was set for an arraignment, at which Cruz will be allowed to enter a plea, said Constance Simmons, a spokeswoman for the Broward County state attorney's office. "Appeared to break out in laughter both during and immediately following his professional visit at 1848 hours and later at 1910 hours", a deputy wrote.

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  • Mexico Economy Minister: NAFTA Must Remain Trilateral Accord
Mexico Economy Minister: NAFTA Must Remain Trilateral Accord

He added NAFTA has created a strong trade bloc between the three countries which benefits each country. Lighthizer, speaking to journalists Monday, said USA negotiators are talking with the auto sector "to work out something that's in everyone's interests".

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  • Murdered archbishop Óscar Romero to be saint
Murdered archbishop Óscar Romero to be saint

NCR: What do you think the canonization of Archbishop Romero signifies or says to the global church? Pope Francis remarked that any clergyman who stood up for the poorest of the poor in the face of right-wing oppression should be a model for Catholics.

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  • Several people injured in horror knife attack in Vienna
Several people injured in horror knife attack in Vienna

The victims have been sent to hospital but the attacker who has yet to be confirmed by police fled the scene. The fourth victim was injured in the second attack at Praterstern, a major city square, the spokesman said. "I saw how someone in the middle of the street was screaming and shouting - I thought he was beating his dog judging from his hand...

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  • 'Accidental shooting' at Alabama high school reportedly leaves 1 dead, 2 injured
'Accidental shooting' at Alabama high school reportedly leaves 1 dead, 2 injured

According to our sister station WIAT, two students were shot at Huffman High School in Birmingham on Wednesday. Harold Watson said two students were critically injured during the shooting at Huffman High School and taken for medical attention.

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  • Lawyers for mystery Powerball victor will claim windfall, announce donation
Lawyers for mystery Powerball victor will claim windfall, announce donation

She is donating $150,000 to Girls Inc ., an organization that provides "thousands of girls with life-changing experiences and solutions to the unique challenges girls face", and $33,000 each to three chapters of End 68 Hours of Hunger , a not-for profit group that battles hunger students experience outside the free meals provided during school.

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