Man dead after police-involved shooting

first_imgSHELBYVILLE, Ind. — A man is dead after a police-involved shooting in Shelbyville Tuesday night.Indiana State Police say the incident occurred at a home on the south side of town. Local police were called to the scene on a report of shots fired at a home.When officers arrived on scene, they found homeowner Steven C. Oliger outside the rear of the home, and police say he was armed with a revolver.Police say Oliger fired a shot, and an officer returned fire. Oliger fell onto the deck and was later pronounced deceased on the scene from a gunshot wound to the head. Investigators say it is unclear is Oliger was shot by police, or if the wound was self-inflicted.No one else was injured during the incident.last_img

ONYANGO: Coaches come and go, we must adjust

first_imgUganda’s goalkeeper Denis Onyango saves a shot on goal during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations group D football match between Ghana and Uganda in Port-Gentil on January 17, 2017. AFP PHOTOFive World Cup Africa zone opinionsJohannesburg, South Africa | AFP | Five coaches and stars give their opinions ahead of World Cup Africa zone matchday 3 qualifying this week:“Coaches come and go. We must adjust and do what is expected of us.”Uganda goalkeeper Denis Onyango reacts to recent departure of Serb Milutin Sredojevic***“Anything is still possible — any team in the group can still qualify.”Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah remains hopeful despite trailing Egypt by five points***“Cameroon are strong and confident. We need to be well prepared.” “It is not the short gap between matches that worries me, but the physical condition of players early in the club season.”Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul on two sets of qualifiers crammed into six days.Share on: WhatsApp Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel acknowledges threat posed by African champions***“I am absolutely convinced that if we beat Zambia twice, we will qualify.”Algeria coach Lucas Alcaraz upbeat despite a five-point gap behind leaders Nigeria***last_img read more

Qatar World Cup games could start in the morning

first_imgKhater added that building work at four of the proposed eight stadiums would be completed by the end of next year.In addition to the already refurbished Khalifa Stadium, Al-Wakrah, Al-Bayt, and Al-Rayyan will all be finished in 2019, he said.Reporters were allowed to view Al-Bayt on Tuesday, which is 56 kilometres (35 miles) from the capital Doha and will be the most northerly stadium at Qatar’s tournament.The stadium’s design is based on the traditional Bedouin tent in Qatar, Bayt Al Sha’ar.“This is a unique design among all the stadiums in the world,” Nasser al-Hajeri, the venue’s project director told AFP.“It shows people who will attend the World Cup, the type of tent which people used to live inShare on: WhatsApp Doha, Qatar | AFP | World Cup matches in Qatar could kick-off as early as 1000 GMT if it holds four games a day during the 2022 tournament group stage, organisers confirmed Tuesday.The other three games would start at 1300, 1600 and 1900 GMT, Nasser al-Khater, assistant secretary general for the World Cup organising body the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy, told local broadcaster, Qatar Television.“There’s a proposition to hold four matches a day, one at 1300, 1600, 1900, and 2200 Doha time. This will be finalised with FIFA,” he said.“We are currently planning for three matches per day, but also considering four a day as the weather and temperature will be good, and also all stadiums enjoying air conditioning.”Qatar’s World Cup has an extra time pressure as it will be squeezed into 28 days, rather the usual 32 days, following its switch to November and December 2022 from the traditional months of June and July.That pressure could increase further, as FIFA is looking into increasing the number of teams in 2022 from 32 to 48.last_img read more