Second set of remains identified

first_imgThe Edmonton Medical Examiner’s Office says DNA tests have confirmed the second set of human remains discovered last month near Grande Prairie is that of 16 year-old Krystle Ann Julie Knott.Knott disappeared with her friend Rene Lynn Gunning of Fort St. John, whose remains were also found in Grande Prairie and had earlier been identified through dental records.- Advertisement -The two went missing on February 18, 2005. The two young women were reportedly last seen alive by friends at the West Edmonton Mall before leaving to hitchhike back to their home communities in the B.C. Peace.Their deaths are considered suspicious and police are continuing their investigation, led by Project KARE.Anyone with information about Gunning or Knott’s activities in February 2005 is asked to contact the KARE tip line at 1-877-412-5273 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477last_img read more

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Stephen Curry scores 40 as Warriors beat Timberwolves 143-123

first_imgClick here if you are having trouble viewing the slideshow or videos on a mobile device.SAN FRANCISCO — The Warriors may have lost quite a bit of firepower last summer, but they still have Stephen Curry.Curry scored 40 points in 25 minutes as the Warriors defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 143-123 Thursday to advance to 1-1 on the preseason. He put on a display of step backs, dribble moves and patented fast-twitch releases, and the Timberwolves didn’t have an answer.In the wake of losing …last_img read more

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NLEX guard Kevin Alas suffers another ACL injury on same knee

first_imgWe regret to inform the public that @kevinlouiealas sustained an ACL injury on his right knee during our February 2 game against the Meralco Bolts. Our medical team is set to confirm the extent of the injury through MRI results on Tuesday, February 5. #ArangkadaAlas pic.twitter.com/4KvX2GqtGc— NLEX Road Warriors (@ArangkadaNLEX) February 4, 2019FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption charges We hope you join us and continue to support Kevin as he overcomes this challenge as well. #ArangkadaAlas! pic.twitter.com/FTMXQTc0T8ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Jomary Torres aims to get back on track vs KO artist Lin Heqin — NLEX Road Warriors (@ArangkadaNLEX) February 4, 2019Alas, a fearless competitor, had overcome it before and he’d get through the same hurdle again.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netKevin Alas and NLEX just couldn’t catch a break.Alas, a rising star in the PBA, suffered another ACL injury in his right knee, NLEX announced on its Twitter account Monday.ADVERTISEMENT ‘We are too hospitable,’ says Sotto amid SEA Games woes This is the same knee which was injured in last year’s Philippine Cup. According to our medical team, Kevin will be out of action for several months as he goes through another round of surgery and therapy. #ArangkadaAlas— NLEX Road Warriors (@ArangkadaNLEX) February 4, 2019It was a tough blow for Alas, who had just come back from the first ACL injury he sustained in last year’s Philippine Cup that sidelined him for 10 months.ADVERTISEMENT The 27-year-old Alas hurt his right knee following an awkward landing after he was fouled mid-air by Meralco forward Cliff Hodge in the Road Warriors’ win over the Bolts last Saturday at Ynares Center in Antipolo.The former Letran standout is averaging 8.4 points, 3.4 rebounds, 4.6 assists and a steal per game through five games for NLEX, which is currently in the middle of the standings with a 2-3 record.We thank our fans for supporting @kevinlouiealas during his 2018 recovery. It is no secret that Kevin worked extremely hard to get back in fighting form for the 2019 PBA season. #ArangkadaAlas— NLEX Road Warriors (@ArangkadaNLEX) February 4, 2019 Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. center_img MOST READ SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Grace Poe files bill to protect govt teachers from malicious accusations Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Oil plant explodes in Pampanga town ‘We are too hospitable,’ says Sotto amid SEA Games woes US judge bars Trump’s health insurance rule for immigrants PDEA chief backs Robredo in revealing ‘discoveries’ on drug war View commentslast_img read more

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Benzema Scores 2 In Hazard’s Debut For Real Madrid

first_imgMADRID — Karim Benzema scored two goals to lead Real Madrid to a 3-2 win over Levante in the Spanish league on Saturday with home fans treated to the sight of star signing Eden Hazard making his competitive debut.Hazard had not played for Madrid since his club-record transfer from Chelsea after a thigh injury he picked up preseason had sidelined him for Madrid’s first three league matches.By the time he stepped onto the field to loud applause in the 60th minute at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, Benzema’s double and another goal from Casemiro had given Madrid the advantage it needed to end a run of two straight draws.Real Madrid’s Eden Hazard, left, vies for the ball with Levante’s Enis Bardhi during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Levante at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)Levante got back into the match in the second half with strikes from Borja Mayoral and Gonzalo Melero. Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois saved a powerful header in stoppage time to ensure the victory.Benzema opened the scoring with a header in the 25th and added a second after a slick pass from James Rodríguez six minutes later. The French striker has four goals in four rounds.Madrid pulled to within one point of leader Atlético Madrid, which visits Real Sociedad later Saturday. Defending champion Barcelona hosts Valencia in the late game.TweetPinShare0 Shareslast_img read more

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a month agoCelta Vigo midfielder Denis Suarez: Man City contract set up my family

first_imgCelta Vigo midfielder Denis Suarez: Man City contract set up my familyby Paul Vegasa month agoSend to a friendShare the loveCelta Vigo midfielder Denis Suarez insists he enjoyed his time at Manchester City.Denis has been discussing his time in England.“At first it was fine. I got there and I went on pre-season with the first team to the United States, I debuted with the first team in the first round of cup when I was 17 years old and sportingly, I was doing well,” Suárez said.“Life was a little different, it cost my parents more because they didn’t speak English and they had trouble learning it.“The second year was a little long, also because I had been injured, and finally I decided to go to Barcelona.”The now 25-year-old also explained why he joined City in the first place.“My first decision was to stay here in the first team, but Celta did not contemplate that option.“Then I went to Manchester City because it was an important step for me, it was an important investment for the club, who at that time needed money. The contract [offered to me] at that time had my family’s life was fixed.” TagsTransfersAbout the authorPaul VegasShare the loveHave your saylast_img read more

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