- Golf: Jet-lagged New Zealander felt drunk like a fox at WGC-Mexico
New Zealander Ryan Fox said he felt almost drunk late in the opening round at the WGC-Mexico Championship on Thursday, after flying across the Pacific Ocean at the last minute to play in the $10.25 million event.
Reuters. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 23:31:42 -0500.
- Alabama woman who joined ISIS sues to return to U.S.
The father of an Alabama woman who joined the ISIS in Syria filed suit against the Trump administration Thursday in an effort to allow her return to the United States.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 23:27:22 EST.
- Rare Southwest Snowfall Bewilders Southern California And Closes Schools In Las Vegas
Low snow levels in southern California and a rare snow day in Las Vegas will make this week's unusually wintry weather in the southwestern United States a notable event in the record books.
By Dennis Mersereau, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 22:44:00 -0500.
- Tiny T-rex sheds light on prime dino predators
A tiny cousin of T-rex discovered in the United States could provide a key missing link in understanding how the apex predators evolved to top the food chain, scientists who unearthed the dinky dinosaur said Thursday. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 22:10:11 -0500.
- 40 Under 40 Man of the Year: Brett Seybold
For the past 15 years, Brett Seybold has worked his way up the ranks at USAA from an analyst as a college graduate to middle management at the Fortune 100 company.
Kristen Mosbrucker. American City Business Journals. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 03:00:00 +0000.
- Rory McIlroy Leads Mexico Championship, Shining Where Tiger Woods Struggles
McIlroy, who almost made a hole in one on a hole that Woods double bogeyed, shot 63 for a one-stroke first-round lead over Dustin Johnson. Woods finished with a 71.
The Associated Press. New York Times. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 01:35:32 GMT.
- Dancer, 21, had her hand ripped clean off in a freak boating accident
Kristie Sita, main, was out with friends in Ruby Lake in British Columbia, Canada in 2014. When an inflatable fell off the back of their boat Kristie reached to grab it but it ripped her hand off, inset.
Daily Mail. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:44:40 GMT.
- Mexican Senate approves quasi-military National Guard
Mexico's Senate has unanimously approved a watered-down version of the militarized National Guard the government wants to use to combat a rising wave of crime.
Fox News. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 22:37:26 GMT.
- Rory McIlroy nearly aced a par 4 at the WGC-Mexico Championship. With a 2-iron(!)
Rory McIlroy's spectacular eagle highlighted a red-hot first round on Thursday at the WGC-Mexico Championship.
Alex Myers. Golf Digest. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 21:27:45 +0000.
- Canadian man charged with murder of daughter dies from self-inflicted gunshot wound
TORONTO (REUTERS) - A father arrested and charged with the abduction and first-degree murder of his 11-year-old daughter in Canada has died in a Toronto hospital from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to a police press release.
Straits Times. Fri, 22 Feb 2019 04:21:06 +0800.
- Canada seeks to bring in family of Syrian refugee after children die in fire
The Barho family came to Canada as refugees in 2017. All seven children died in a recent house fire.
BBC News. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 19:26:01 GMT.
- Nihon Kohden Appoints New CEO of North American Operations
IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nihon Kohden appoints new president and CEO of North American operations, realigns U.S. leadership.
Business Wire. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 16:00:00 UTC.
- WATCH: Mexico seizes more than 1,300 pounds of cocaine at sea
Mexico's navy says it has seized more than 1,300 pounds of cocaine from a speedboat off the country's Pacific coast.
ABC News. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:52:51 -0500.
- New species of tiny tyrannosaur foreshadows rise of T. rex
A newly discovered, diminutive -- by T. rex standards -- relative of the tyrant king of dinosaurs reveals crucial new information about when and how T. rex came to rule the North American roost.
Science Daily. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:50:38 EST.
- Genomic Health (GHDX) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Margins Up
Genomic Health's (GHDX) year-over-year rise in revenues, driven by a solid uptick in the United States and internationally, makes us optimistic about the stock.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:25:00 GMT.
- Heckler & Koch fined for illegal gun sales to Mexico
A German court fines Heckler & Koch and convicts two ex-staff for illegal arms exports to Mexico.
BBC News. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 12:20:51 GMT.
- Germany convicts ex-weapons workers for Mexico gun sales
BERLIN (AP) - A German court has convicted two former employees of gun maker Heckler & Koch over their role in delivering weapons that ended up in troubled areas of Mexico. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:39:36 -0500.
- Critics Say Border Wall Could Harm Wildlife Corridors And Sensitive Desert Terrain
The wall along the U.S.-Mexico border cuts across sensitive desert and mountainous terrain. But environmental regulations are waived for wall construction, raising concerns about longterm damage.
Mallory Falk. NPR. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 05:00:11 -0500.
- Trump Bars U.S.-Born Woman Who Joined IS From Returning
The United States says it will not allow a U.S.-born woman who joined the Islamic State (IS) militant group in Syria to return to the United States because she is not a citizen, an assertion her lawyer disputes.
Radio Liberty. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:27:18 +0000.
- Russian manufacturer mulls delivering Ansat helicopters to Mexico
The company also showcased Ansat helicopters in Cambodia, Malaysia, Vietnam and Thailand
Tass. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:23:54 +0300.