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today in history for february 17th


today in history for february 17thhighlights of this day in history: serial killer jeffrey dahmer gets life in prison; house lawmakers pick a president; garry kasparov beats ibm's deep blue at chess; nba star michael jordan born; the eagles release their greatest hits. (feb. 17)






victoria beckham x estée lauder second collection launch date announced


17th annual elton john aids foundation oscar party - red carpetwest hollywood, ca - february 22: victoria beckham arrives at the 17th annual elton john aids foundation oscar party held at the pacific design center on february 22, 2009 in west hollywood, california. (p o by larry busacca/getty images for ejaf)






today in history for february 8th


today in history for february 8thhighlights of this day in history: funeral of jordan's king hussein; premiere of 'the birth of a nation'; a south carolina civil rights protest turns deadly; the boy scouts of america is incorporated; actor james dean born. (feb. 8)






today in history for february 6th


today in history for february 6thhighlights of this day in history: president ronald reagan born; hillary clinton runs for the u.s. senate; britain's king george vi dies; baseball legend babe ruth and reggae superstar bob marley born. (feb. 6)






manchester united ease into europa league last 16


by: ap | paris | updated: february 23, 2017 1:58 am henrikh mkhitaryan scored the winner in the 17th minute. (source: reuters)criticized by manager jose mourinho for being over-confident in the first leg at old trafford, manchester united’s players put on a fine display of focus and discipline on wednesday to beat saint-etienne 1-0 and reach the last 16 of the europa league with a 4-0 aggregate win.the red devils traveled to france for the last-32 return leg with a 3-0 advantage and put the game to bed with an early goal from henrikh mkhitaryan, who scored the winner in the 17th minute from juan mata’s assist as united prevailed at geoffroy guichard stadium.united tightened its grip on the match with a strong defensive performance after moving ahead, despite playing with 10 men in...






today in history for february 16th


today in history for february 16thhighlights of this day in history: the civil war's battle of fort donelson; the georgia crematory case; john demjanjuk goes on trial; america's first 911 call; and the nhl scraps the rest of its season. (feb. 16)






today in history for february 20th


today in history for february 20thhighlights of this day in history: astronaut john glenn becomes the first american in orbit; the rhode island nightclub fire; actor sydney poitier born; tara lipinski becomes the youngest gold medalist in the winter olympics. (feb. 20)






today in history for february 14th


today in history for february 14thhighlights of this day in history: the st. valentine's day massacre; iran's ayatollah khomeini calls on muslims to kill author salman rushdie; slobodan milosevic begins his defense against war crimes charges; dolly the cloned sheep dies. (feb. 14)






nintendo is taking the switch on a uk tour this month


are the joy-cons too small? what is arms really like to play? if you have these or any other switch-related questions, there's only way to get some definitive answers: try the system yourself. following its us preview tour, nintendo is taking its latest console to great britain. from february 10th to 12th, the system will be available to play at the boxxed warehouse in birmingham. the console-portable hybrid will then appear at the cobden rooms in manchester for three days starting on february 17th. finally, it'll stop by the tanner warehouse in london from february 24th to 26th.






today in history for february 18th


today in history for february 18th'the adventures of huckleberry finn' is first published; jefferson davis is sworn in as president of the confederate states of america; 'chicago seven' defendants in court; dale earnhardt, senior dies. (feb. 18)






jat agitation continues in haryana, enters 17th day


by: pti | chandigarh | published:february 14, 2017 4:44 pm jat protesters at national highway 71-a monday. (express photo)the jat agitation in haryana seeking reservation in education and government jobs among other demands, entered its 17th day on tuesday. “our protests are held in all the districts of haryana and it is spilled over to bawana village in delhi today,” yashpal malik, president of the all india jat aarakshan sangharsh samiti (aijass), which is spearheading the agitation, told pti. sit-ins and dharnas continued in many areas across the state.three days ago, a meeting between representatives of a haryana government-appointed committee and leaders of the jat agitation remained inconclusive. even though the sit-ins have remained peaceful so far, but the jat leaders have threate






bayou unveils menu filled with creole flavors


bayou creole kitchen and rotisserie is open at 3412 17th st in the mission. photo via bayou facebook.bayou creole kitchen and rotisserie is open on in the mission and the duo behind the shop, chefs jerome rivoire and arthur wall, have released their finalized menu. last week the shop worked out its kinks during a test run.the restaurant is a casual, no frills, south louisiana-inspired spot serving poboys, frog legs, oysters, shrimp and catfish, alongside rotisserie options.the main entrees include fettuccines with crawfish ($17), or crawfish and shrimp ($19), gulf flounder ($18) and shrimp and grits ($19).scroll below for the most recent food and wine menus.bayou: 3412 17th st. between mission and valencia streets; hours may eventually be 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. tuesday through saturday; s...






xbox one releases for 13th – 17th february 2017


rinkydinkydan|3h ago|news|0|details of the eight games coming to the xbox one games store between february 13 - 17, 2017. xbox onethumbsticks.comread full story >>thumbsticks.com






xbox one releases for 13th – 17th february 2017


rinkydinkydan|1h ago|news|0|details of the eight games coming to the xbox one games store between february 13 - 17, 2017. xbox onethumbsticks.comread full story >>thumbsticks.com






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


mesa historical museum will be hosting its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two mesa historic districts.        






arsene wenger astonished by sutton united’s fight after fa cup win


by: reuters | published:february 21, 2017 6:18 pm arsene wenger was full of admiration for sutton’s spirited display. (source: reuters)arsenal manager arsene wenger left sutton united with a deeper respect for non-league football after watching his premier league charges being pushed hard by their far less illustrious opponents in the fa cup fifth round.arsenal ran out 2-0 winners at sutton’s tiny gander green lane ground on monday, but wenger was full of admiration for sutton’s spirited display.“i didn’t really enjoy tonight because we absolutely had to do the job and it is tricky,” wenger told the media after goals from lucas perez and theo walcott ended sutton’s dream cup run.“if we had come here in a relaxed mood we would have gone out tonight because they produced quality.”sutton are






nature documentary 'planet earth ii' is coming to snapchat


the regular planet earth ii will debut in the us and canada on february 18th. snapchat's show, however, will be available from february 17th. it's an intriguing exclusive that will, undoubtedly, serve as a marketing tool for the main event as well. that's important for both snap inc and the as they look to broaden their respective audiences. in the uk, planet earth ii attracted a huge number of viewers aged 16 to 34 -- ideal for snapchat and its mostly millennial audience. adapting the series is also proof that the app can host "premium" tv content, not just sports and reality tv shows.to coincide with the announcement, snapchat is giving its 'snapcode' system a minor upgrade. scanning the special icon for planet earth ii will unlock a teaser trailer and the option to subscribe ahead of th






live cricket score, australia vs sri lanka 3rd t20: australia beat sri lanka by


by: express web desk | adelaide | updated: february 22, 2017 5:44 pm live cricket score, australia vs sri lanka 3rd t20: australia play for pride against sri lanka. (source: ap)1740 hrs ist: australia win! last wicket to fall after another run-out. they win the final t20 international by 41 runs after bowling out sri lanka for 146. sri lanka win the series 2-11736 hrs ist: wicket! lasith malinga is run-out. sri lanka lose their ninth wicket. australia close-in on win1932 hrs ist: wicket! fulkaner has another wicket. siriwardena top edges one and faulkner accepts the simple catch. sri lanka are eight down now. lasith malinga at the crease1729 hrs ist: four overs remaining in adelaide and sri lanka need 52 more runs to win. faulkner to bowl the 17th over. siriwardena and kulaseka...






lobster’s kickstarter video game analysis: february 17th 2017


gregmicek|2h ago|article|2|lobster sundew is back with lobster's kickstarter video game analysis, this time focusing on the remarkable success of sundred, shardbound, and more.. daymare: 1998pcps4shardboundsunderedwinds of changexbox onecliqist.comread full story >>cliqist.com






lobster’s kickstarter video game analysis: february 17th 2017


gregmicek|21m ago|article|1|lobster sundew is back with lobster's kickstarter video game analysis, this time focusing on the remarkable success of sundred, shardbound, and more.. daymare: 1998pcps4shardboundsunderedwinds of changexbox onecliqist.comread full story >>cliqist.com






the youtuber cyprien launches a new mobile game?


zoneactu|1h ago|news|0|the youtuber cyprien iov has launched its new short film "the moving" this friday, february 17th with the team parasites. a short film full of information about the new game? or just a coincidence? androidipadiphonetranslate.google.comread full story >>translate.google.com






ross taylor’s 102 helps new zealand to 289/4 in second odi against south africa


by: ap | christchurch | updated: february 22, 2017 1:52 pm ross taylor’s 102-run knock carried him past 6,000 odi runs. (source: ap)ross taylor made a record-breaking 102 not out, his 17th century in limited-overs internationals, as new zealand scored 289-4 batting first on wednesday in the second odi against south africa.in reaching his century from the last ball of the new zealand innings, after being dropped on 96 one ball earlier, taylor surpassed nathan astle’s record of 16 odi centuries for new zealand.it was taylor’s second century in his last three odi innings _ he made 107 against australia earlier this month _ and carried him past 6,000 odi runs.taylor shared 104 for the third wicket with captain kane williamson (69) _ their 11th century partnership in odis _ and combi...






new zealand vs south africa: ross taylor record ton helps new zealand level odi


by: ap | christchurch | published:february 22, 2017 12:34 pm ross taylor scored an unbeaten 102 and also crossed 6, 000 odi runs during the innings. (source: ap)ross taylor set a national record for most centuries in one-day international cricket with an unbeaten 102 that guided new zealand to a tense, series-leveling six-run win over south africa on wednesday.taylor reached his 17th one-day international century from the last ball of the new zealand innings to overtake nathan astle (16) as new zealand’s leading century-maker in odis and on the way became the fourth kiwi to surpass 6,000 runs in the format.the combination of those two records, along with taylor’s 32 half centuries and his average of 43.11, clearly establishes the 32-year-old right hander as new zealand’s best-ev...






mighty quinn: feb. 15 - ny daily news


this friday bartending legend bronx danny will pour (for paying customers anyway) his last drink. congers' beth friscino has the details: “an era is coming to an end. after many years behind the stick at fitzpatrick’s pub, vermont avenue in congers, pourer of drinks, purveyor of pools and teller of many tall tales, bronx danny is retiring on february 17. although it can be argued that he doesn't really work (i have to make the popcorn, midtown kenny brown has to change the kegs, and terry jr. has to get the ice), we will still all miss his smiling face behind the bar. so stop in on the 17th and wish him well! “bronx danny reminded me that in his retirement tribute, if you could mention that he’s the only person who ever stumped mighty quinn in a trivia question. typical danny. always blow






google gives up on 'hands free' wireless mobile payments


after trying it for a year, however, google has stopped the program, telling users in a letter seen by 9 to 5 google that it'll w up on february 8th. however, it did say that "we've learned so much from you and our other early adopters," and that "we're now working to bring the best of the technology to even more people and stores." that vague statement could mean that it's planning to bring some kind of wireless option to android pay.android pay, the follow-up to the (largely unsuccessful) google wallet mobile payment system, now works with all major banks, and is accepted at most stores that take apple pay. since it uses a similar system, apple pay retailers were reportedly able to adapt it fairly quickly. thanks to a new partnership, websites that support visa checkout and masterp will






hil 2017: uttar pradesh wizards in semis along with dabang mumbai, delhi waverid


by: pti | lucknow | published:february 22, 2017 10:51 pm uttar pradesh wizards will take on kalinga lancers while dabang mumbai face delhi waveriders in the two semi-finals.uttar pradesh wizards made it to the semi-finals of hockey india league after an exciting 4-4 draw with dabang mumbai.uttar pradesh wizards will take on kalinga lancers while dabang mumbai face delhi waveriders in the two semi-finals slated on saturday.it was ajay yadav (12th min) and ramandeep singh (17th min) who scored field goals for the home team while gurjant singh (13th min) and manpreet singh (19th min) restored parity.it was total entertainment with the two teams matching each other’s game, keeping the spectators at the major dhyan chand stadium riveted from hooter to hooter.first, it was wizards’...






jat stir: panel briefs cabinet on agitators’ demands


by: express news service | chandigarh | published:february 15, 2017 4:51 am jats take out a rally on national highway 71a; aijass national chief yashpal malik addressesa dharna in rohtak on sunday. express file photosamiti (aijass) informed the state cabinet tuesday about the demands put forth by the jat agitators, during a meeting held earlier.the committee will be holding another meeting with the jat representatives in the coming days. the haryana cabinet held a meeting under the chairmanship of chief minister manohar lal khattar in surajkund on tuesday.watch what else is making newsthe protests being held by the jats in 19 districts entered its 17th day today.the government had constituted a five-member committee under the chairmanship of chief secretary d s dhesi to hold discussions w






anirban lahiri, rayhan thomas survive long day to make cut at dubai desert cl ic


by: pti | dubai | published:february 4, 2017 11:09 pmindia’s top professional anirban lahiri and his compatriot amateur rayhan thomas both e through an extremely long day to make the cut, but ssp chawrasia missed out at the omega dubai desert cl ic golf tournament in dubai on urday.lahiri, once again going through finishing woes in both the second and third round, s 75 and 70 in the second and third round and was tied-41st, while 17-year-old thomas, winning the admiration of all his seniors, s 75 and 75 to be tied-54th.lahiri was two-under for the tournament, just where he was after the first round and the first three holes of second round. thomas, who was four-under through 21 holes is now one-over through 36.on urday, the momentum kept slipping away just when it seemed to be coming lahi






melbourne gears up for biggest february auction day with nearly 1400 homes for s


spring has traditionally been the most popular season to sell, but the biggest auction weekends over the past year have not been in spring at all.saturday is poised to be the city’s biggest february auction day with nearly 1400 homes scheduled to go under the hammer.it will also be the busiest auction day since the pre-easter weekend last year — surpassing every 2016 spring weekend, domain group data shows.jennifer carnie and john carnie are auctioning the house they built on the biggest february auction day in melbourne’s history. photo: pat scalaproperty pundits say saturday would be the first real test this year for the melbourne market, with about 500 more auctions than last weekend. the previous february record was 1297 auctions in 2015.sam wilkinson, of kay and burton hawthorn...






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c






mesa history: visit city's historic homes


the mesa historical museum hosts its 17th annual historic home tour on jan. 28, highlighting two of mesa's seven historic districts.the 17th annual mesa historical museum home tour on jan. 28 spans mesa history from the 1896 joel e. sirrine house to the 1960 shuller house in fraser fields historic district.(p o: jay mark/special for the republic)given its much larger neighbor to the west, it’s easy to understand why mesa has sometimes suffered from an inferiority complex. after all, phoenix’s land area is nearly four times the size of mesa. and more than treble the population.even though they were settled just 11 years apart, two regions grew up into distinctively different cities.in the years since the phoenix neighborhood-preservation movement took hold, 35 historic districts have been c