SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy | Gisin flown to hospital after crashing in World Cup downhill

SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy— Swiss skier Marc Gisin was hospitalized Saturday following a nasty crash in a World Cup downhill. The 30-year-old Gisin lost control before a jump midway down the Saslong course on Saturday, flew into the air and landed awkwardly on his side and back. He was lying motionless on the course … Continue reading SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy | Gisin flown to hospital after crashing in World Cup downhill

WASHINGTON | Cranky Congress still has work to do before wrapup

WASHINGTON  — Nothing says, “Is it over yet?” quite like Senate Democratic leader Charles Schumer propping up his feet on the chair next to him. The casual vibe in the normally stuffy Senate was just one sign that the end of an ugly 115th Congress can’t come soon enough, even for its own members. There’s … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Cranky Congress still has work to do before wrapup

Anaiv Capital Announces Partnership with 2 Leading Escrow Agents to Expand Bitcoin Escrow Services

Tallin, Estonia – Anaiv Capital, a protected Bitcoin escrow business and platform that provides secured escrow wallet features for any transaction where Bitcoins are kept and protected for future usage and trading, this week announced they have formed two new partnerships with leading escrow agents to extend their service offerings into the future. Creating a … Continue reading Anaiv Capital Announces Partnership with 2 Leading Escrow Agents to Expand Bitcoin Escrow Services

WASHINGTON | Mueller says FBI not to blame for Flynn’s false statements

WASHINGTON — The special counsel’s office is pushing back at the suggestion that the FBI acted improperly in its interview of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, saying he “chose to make false statements” and did not need a warning that it was against the law to do so. The filing from special counsel Robert … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Mueller says FBI not to blame for Flynn’s false statements

For 76-year-old Joe Biden, age a factor as he mulls 2020 run

As he considers running for president, Joe Biden is talking with friends and longtime supporters about whether, at 76, he’s too old to seek the White House, according to several sources who have spoken with the former Democratic vice president. The discussions suggest Biden is aware that his age may be the biggest hurdle to … Continue reading For 76-year-old Joe Biden, age a factor as he mulls 2020 run

SANT JOAN DE VILATORRADA, Spain | AP Interview: Catalans on hunger strike speak before trial

SANT JOAN DE VILATORRADA, Spain  — Jailed Catalan separatist politicians on hunger strike for the past two weeks say their upcoming trial will be a platform to foster their cause for independence. In rare interviews in a prison north of Barcelona, Jordi Sanchez and Jordi Turull, who has been in a medical ward since Friday, … Continue reading SANT JOAN DE VILATORRADA, Spain | AP Interview: Catalans on hunger strike speak before trial

SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy | Bad crash for Gisin in World Cup downhill

SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy  — Swiss skier Marc Gisin is being tended to by medical personnel following a nasty crash in a World Cup downhill. Gisin lost control before a jump midway down the Saslong course on Saturday, flew into the air and landed awkwardly on his side and back. He was lying motionless … Continue reading SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy | Bad crash for Gisin in World Cup downhill