What a start to the track programme at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Birmingham on Thursday evening, with a tremendous 3000m race and atmosphere heightened by a top British athlete in the thick of the battle for medals.
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Not as fully loaded as the 3000m, from which Muir emerged to take her first global medal, but extremely high calibre nonetheless, led by Genzebe Dibaba, the world record holder at the distance, and Sifan Hassan, the reigning indoor world champion. "I can't describe the feeling, it's brilliant". "I tried for the silver but I'm over the moon given the calibre of athlete in that race". Other British athletes who have ambitions of adding to the medal tally are Katarina Johnson-Thompson, Andrew Pozzi in the 60m hurdles and both Dina Asher-Smith and CJ Ujah over 60m.
Genzebe Dibaba's mastery of the indoor oval continues.
She has always been earmarked as the leading home hope in the post-Mo Farah years, and that was supported with European indoor golds at 1500m and 3000m last year.
Her main rivals are also in good shape too with current Olympic and World champion Ekaterini Stefanidi from Greece clearing 4.83m recently and the American trials producing medal performances of 4.91m, 4.86m and 4.81m.
Evacuations recommended as storm approaches burn areas
In Carpinteria, creeks that flooded Highway 101 on January 9 were not even a third full on Friday morning, Eliason said. Should the need arise, CHP would close Highway 101 just prior to the arrival of the intense portion of the storm.
Howe delighted as Bournemouth fight-back for Newcastle draw
Eddie Howe labelled Bournemouth's 2-2 draw with Newcastle "a odd afternoon" after his side scored twice in the last 10 minutes. Rafa Benitez has confirmed that Slimani has sustained an injury in training that will further keep him out of the lineup.
Unbeaten over 5000m outdoors in 2017, Obiri finished fourth in 8:49.66, one place ahead of reigning United States of America indoor 1500m and 3000m champion Shelby Houlihan, who ran a strong last lap to finish fifth in 8:50.38, overhauling Ethiopia's Fantu Worku (8:50.54) and Klosterhalfen (8:51.79) in the final 200m. She will take just one day off to compete in Birmingham.
"It has not been an easy decision but I have therefore chosen to withdraw from the world indoor championships". With Defar now retired from the track, the East African nation surprisingly chose junior Fantu Worku rather than 2016 runner-up Dawit Seyaum as their second option. "I know I've been there or thereabouts - it was about time I got on the podium". I knew I had to build it up but react when I had to. That's why I wasn't definite about doing the double initially.
"The world stage is completely different, running against the Africans, but I have shown I can definitely mix it with them and come up with the goods".
"The week after indoors I'm with the small-animal hospital next week with the ophthalmologist and also specialist dermatology as well". I think this has prepared me so well for the Commonwealth Games as well.
Twenty-one year old world 100 metres silver medallist Christian Coleman is one of their marquee names, having staked a growing claim to the position of world's most paramount sprinter following the departure of Usain Bolt with two world best timings over 60m this indoor season - with a startling 6.34sec now awaiting official status as a record.
Stiers died peacefully at his home in Newport, Oregon , after a battle with bladder cancer, his agent, Mitchell K. He also had notable parts in Pocahontas , The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Lilo & Stitch.
The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale today. The Trump administration has approved a sale of 210 anti-tank missiles to Ukraine, the State Department announced Thursday.
He said: 'Under the current broken system, a single immigrant can bring in virtually unlimited numbers of distant relatives. Under the White House framework for such a deal, family based visas would be pared down to just spouses and minor children.
The royal family are paying for the wedding , including the church service, music, flowers and reception . The 2,640 who are asked in will see the bride, groom and their guests arrive and depart from the ceremony.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron wrote to Putin to ask him to back the cease-fire. After delaying the vote twice on Friday, the Security Council scheduled a vote for Saturday at noon.
Fiercely opposed to her open-door refugee policy, Spahn has advocated a sharp conservative shift to coax back voters from the AfD. Under a "yes" vote, Merkel would likely be re-elected chancellor by the Bundestag, or lower house of parliament, on March 14.
In other words, she kept her dignity, which is no small accomplishment in this White House. "I'd kill to have her as my client". She was never a political operative and never seemed entirely at ease shifting from the private sector to the White House.
The primary concern will be heavy rain and flooding, with an occasional strong wind gust or two with some of these storms. Minor flooding is possible along smaller creeks and streams due to the recent snow melt and very saturated ground.
Turnbull has since met Trump in NY , but the Washington meeting will be their first in the context of an official state visit. Trump had campaigned against immigration, including by Muslims, and disliked the deal, which was arranged by Barack Obama.
Initial reports indicate the ferry had already docked and passengers were disembarking when the explosion occurred. A local Mexican official said at least two Americans and three Canadians were affected. "People are our priority".
Trump, Alec Baldwin Take Aim at Each Other on Twitter
Baldwin, a Democratic activist, received an Emmy award for his running parody previous year on Saturday Night Live , or SNL . Trump also urged " SNL " to bring back Darrell Hammond , who portrayed the then-reality star on the show until 2016.
JC Penney (JCP) Issues FY19 Earnings Guidance
Baird set a $4.00 price target on shares of J C Penney and gave the company a hold rating in a report on Thursday, January 4th. Its up 0.81, from 1.45 in 2017Q2. 222.21 million shares or 0.72% more from 220.63 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
Met Office issues yellow warning for snow in Lincolnshire
But over the weekend it will become "even colder with widespread overnight frosts and bitter by day with a marked windchill". Disruptive snow showers are expected from Tuesday onwards, particularly in the east and south-east, Met Eireann explained.
Alabama officer killed, suspect found dead after standoff
Hollie's residence to set a perimeter and wait for other officers to arrive to talk to him, he find shots at the officers". A police department spokesperson said that funeral arrangements have not yet been finalized but may be announced Thursday.