Controversy has already hit at the Winter Olympics in mixed doubles curling
Morris won Olympic gold in 2010 playing third for Kevin Martin, while Lawes topped the podium in 2014 as vice for Jennifer Jones. It's a key piece of strategy, as it often lends to the team with the hammer scoring a big end of three or more points.
Aftershocks rattle Taiwan as quake toll rises to 10, 58 missing
Taiwan was hit by an quake of 5.7 magnitude on the eastern coast of the island, the government said late last night. Horns sounded to warn people to leave buildings and chanting from groups of Buddhists could also be heard.
11 minute scoring drought dooms Illini in loss to Ohio State
Trent Frazier scored in double figures for the 13th time in 14 games, but he made just five of his 15 shot attempts. Despite some of the worst play by IL all season during that stretch, they still only trailed by four at the half.
Asma Jahangir: Pakistan human rights champion dies
She was one of the few Pakistani who spoke against the state atrocities against the Baloch people and fought for their rights. Pakistan's former foreign minister, Hina Rabbani Khar, tweeted, "There' s no one who can match her bravery and courage".
U.S. takes down global cyber crime ring that looted over $530 million
The City of London Police are credited alongside other worldwide police forces for "siginificant efforts and timely cooperation". USA authorities believe as of March 2017 there were 10,901 registered members of the Infraud Organization.
'Faith is central to American life,' our rights 'come from our Creator'
The National Prayer Breakfast is put on by the Fellowship Foundation, which was long run by Doug Coe, who died a year ago . Scalise reiterated the president's comments on the integral relationship between faith and liberty.
Russell Westbrook, Paul George lead Thunder rout of stumbling Warriors
We're just not playing the way we normally do in terms of the ball movement, the pace and the spacing. "It's been a struggle". The Thunder never trailed, 7-0 and 9-0 runs in the first quarter to build a 42-30 lead after the first quarter.
Lindsey Vonn overcomes grief to reach Olympics
She was an Olympic champion, in the conversation as the best Alpine skier in history, and then her body was broken. She was going to bring him to Pyeongchang to watch her compete, but he died November 1 at the age of 88.
Officer in Canada prime minister motorcade hurt
Trudeau arrived in San Francisco on Thursday for meetings to discuss possible Canadian investments and business partnerships. Google built its latest DeepMind artificial intelligence facility at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada.
Man Sentenced To Death Over Pakistan Blasphemy Lynching
He was attacked after a debate on religion at his dormitary, with an investigation ruling that Khan did not engage in blasphemy. It merits mention here that in the Mashal Khan murder case, a total of 61 persons were charged, out of which 58 were detained.