Thousand Oaks shooting: Warriors’ Steve Kerr praises “Enough” initiative

first_imgLOS ANGELES — Warriors coach Steve Kerr praised NBA Commissioner Adam Silver for backing the Los Angeles Lakers, Atlanta Hawks and Milwaukee Bucks for their role in wearing “Enough” T-Shirts that listed the victims in the recent Thousand Oaks shooting.“It was a great show of unity in the NBA, and a statement that we have to address this issue as a country,” Kerr said before the Warriors played the Clippers on Monday. “Our government has to address it. We can’t just keep spewing out the same …last_img

53rd Logger Classic tips off today

first_imgIf the Loggers needed an early season opportunity to get right after a pair of winless tournament appearances to start their season then they need look no further than their yearly home tournament, the 53rd annual Logger Classic, which tips off today.Eureka (0-6) is coming off a disappointing run at the Arcata Invitational Basketball Tournament last weekend which saw the Loggers — then still without their full compliment of players as several starters were in the midst of football season — …last_img

Video: Check out “Bohemian DubCity,” the Golden State Warriors 2019 Playoff Song

first_imgWATCH: “Bohemian DubCity”Former Bay Area music producer Jeremy Wells teamed up, pun intended, to bring Golden State Warriors fans this fun video to the tune of Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Here’s the lyrics, click here for a free download on Soundcloud.Draymond just blocked a manWatch the ball bounce off his head, off and running once again,Draymond the fast break just begunDriving down the lane then throw it out to Klay,Boogie ooooohhoooo, KD will let it flyAnd Bogut’s back again you know …last_img

Cape Town opens world class athletics stadium

first_img19 February 2015The new Green Point Athletics Stadium, upgraded by the City of Cape Town at a cost of R85-million, was officially opened by executive mayor Patricia de Lille on Wednesday.Young boys and girls who hoped to become the next global athletics icons would now have the opportunity to make that dream a reality, De Lille told assembled guests.The world-class facility now meets the technical standards set by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), De Lille said.The improvements include a state-of-the-art cobalt-blue tartan track and seating capacity for 4 500 spectators, making the stadium able to accommodate 1 000 more spectators than it did before. It is designed to be accessible by disabled people and has a VIP suite, changing rooms and a large reception area.Three tenants are to be housed in the facility: the Lions Club, the Cape Peninsula University of Technology Athletics Club, and the Western Province Athletics Federation.The stadium would be available for a range of athletics events – from school athletics days to national athletics competitions.“The scale and quality of this stadium will mean that learners will be able to perform on the same track as Olympic athletes,” De Lille said.Olympic silver medal winner Elana Meyer said at the opening on Wednesday that the new facility was “world class and it will inspire youth to join athletics”, The Times newspaper reported. She said the stadium reminded her of the first time she ran as a youngster on a tartan track.Meyer won silver at the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona.Cape Town has been chosen to host the World Triathlon Series in April. The new stadium will be used for the transition betweeen cycling and running, and for the finish.“We look forward to welcoming the best 65 men and 65 women triathletes in the world to our city to compete in this prestigious event,” De Lille said.“We look forward to the loud cheers and to many records being broken right here.”SAinfo reporterlast_img read more

MyArmor Elegant 2 Layer Cathedral Elbow Length Bride Wedding Bridal Veil With Comb & Ribbon Edge – great

first_imgSummaryReviewer Nathalie DuboisReview Date2019-06-01 00:37:35Reviewed Item MyArmor Elegant 2 Layer Cathedral Elbow Length Bride Wedding Bridal Veil With Comb & Ribbon Edge (White)Rating 4.2 / 5  stars, based on  38  reviews Posted on June 1, 2019Author Nathalie DuboisCategories Hair PinsTags MyArmor Costume Arrived the next day just using standard post. Absolutely exactly what was wanted. Good quality at a great price. Brilliant i never thought i would be nice but when it arrived i was chuffed recoment this to everyone the price was good and service fantastic arrived before the date. I bought this for amateur dramatics. Veil dropped out well with a quick steam from a hand-held steamer. Nice material, speedy delivery. Brought as part of a costume. I would personally use it for my actual wedding as my friends purchased near enough the same one for £75. Features of MyArmor Elegant 2 Layer Cathedral Elbow Length Bride Wedding Bridal Veil With Comb & Ribbon Edge (White)Material: Grenadine/Comb Material: Plastic2 Colors available: White, Ivory, comes with a combTotal Length: 150 cm-First layer 65 cm/Second layer 85 cm Width: 125 cmWeight: 50gPerfect for weddings, costume, dress-up, etc.Material: Grenadine/Comb Material: Plastic Perfect for my big day thankyou. Material feels little bit cheap (as it is cheap) but looks amazing. Can’t complain for this price. I’m very happy with my purchase. Surprised by the quality of this veil. It holds very well and is really lovely looking. Very nice veil only thing wrong was when it came it was white instead of ivory said ivory on packet but it’s definitely white. This veil is nice didnt expect it to be for the price. Veil as expected tho comb was broken on arrival. 2 Colors available: White, Ivory, comes with a comb Is what it says it is, plain, simple and decent quality. A bit disappointed with the colour as ordered the ivory and it is still a little on the white side. Did the job for some fancy dress. Nice,but my daughter need longer one. Very good exactly what is advertised thankyou. Pretty good for the price i paid. Total Length: 150 cm-First layer 65 cm/Second layer 85 cm Width: 125 cm Weight: 50gcenter_img Five Stars I bought this to add to my halloween costume and it was perfect for the occasion. It was long enough to cover my face and it was well made. Came next day lovely veil saved the day 👍🏼. Wasn’t due to be delivered for 2 more days arrived today and i was buzzing looks as does in picture :). Bought for my friends hen do. Not sure if it’s ivory enough til try it with dress but for the price definitely worth it. Omf ordered friday came daturday what can i say excellent delivery super quisk service veil perfect exactly as described my daighter is over the moon would reccomend this company to any one i have no negative comments to add u are just perfect will so buy again from u xxxx. Lovely surprise Perfect for weddings, costume, dress-up, etc.last_img read more

Overseas Shipholding Sees Loss in Final Quarter of 2018

first_imgzoomIllustration. Image Courtesy of Shaah Shahidh on Unsplash Florida-based tanker shipping company Overseas Shipholding Group ended the fourth quarter of 2018 in loss.The company delivered a net loss of USD 5.2 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2018, compared with net income of USD 53.6 million for the fourth quarter 2017.Net income for the full year 2018 was USD 13.5 million, down from USD 56 million reported in 2017.Shipping revenues for the fourth quarter and full year 2018 were USD 89.2 million and USD 366.2 million, down 4% and 6%, respectively, compared with the same periods in 2017.Time charter equivalent (TCE) revenues for the quarter and full year were USD 79.9 million and USD 326.7 million, down 4% and 10%, respectively, from a year earlier.“During 2018, we took steps to reduce debt, gain cost efficiencies, and retain capacity available to capture value from an improving rate environment, positioning the company well to benefit from the inherent operating leverage of its business model,” Sam Norton, President and CEO, said.“We are as convinced as ever that improving fundamentals will support a continuing recovery, and we expect to benefit from that recovery as our fleet of conventional tankers is re-chartered beginning in late 2019.”last_img read more