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UNCG women's soccer team to play at Duke in NCAA tournament

UNCG women's soccer team to play at Duke in NCAA tournament

The SUNY Geneseo women's soccer team will host Penn State-Berks in the first round of the NCAA Division III Tournament this Saturday (Nov. 11) at College Stadium as the 64-team field was announced Monday. The Rockets return to the NCAA Championship for the fifth time in program history and the first time since 2011. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children and senior citizens and $3 for group tickets and will be available at the WakeMed Soccer Park gates, which will open at noon.


Pakistani diplomatic official killed in Afghanistan

Pakistani diplomatic official killed in Afghanistan

While meeting Tillerson, India's external minister Sushma Swaraj had said President Trump's policy on terrorism can only succeed when Pakistan takes action against terror groups. To a question regarding Afghan Government's resolve for peace he said, the Afghan Government should trace and reach out to the elements within its ranks that do not want peace and stability in that country and the region.


Election 2017: What's on the November ballot

Election 2017: What's on the November ballot

Topeka has historically had higher turnout in years when the mayor's office is on the municipal general election ballot, which is the case this year. Howell said contested races featuring "fairly robust" competition in Seaman Unified School District 345 and Shawnee Heights USD 450 might help drive up voter turnout.


Shinzo Abe: Japan Will Freeze Assets of 35 North Korean Organizations

Shinzo Abe: Japan Will Freeze Assets of 35 North Korean Organizations

Exports from Japan to the US have fallen from 3.5 million cars a year in 1986 to just over 1.5 million in 2016. President Donald Trump on Monday refused to rule out eventual military action against North Korea and declared that the United States "will not stand" for Pyongyang menacing America or its allies.


Florida State University bans Greek life after student death

Florida State University bans Greek life after student death

FSU President John Thrasher announced Monday that all fraternities and sororities on campus have been suspended indefinitely. Coffey was found unresponsive Friday at about 10:25 a.m.at a home on Buena Vista Drive about a mile from campus, Tallahassee police said.