07 December 2017, 07:11 | Taylor George
Public visitation Wednesday for Mariah Woods; memorial fund established
In banning Russia, IOC does the right thing, for once
Selected Russian athletes will join Kuwaiti nationals who competed under the Olympic flag in the 2016 Summer Games. The IOC has stripped 11 medals from Russia's tally in Sochi so far over the doping.
Pentagon Revises Troop Numbers to 2000 in Syria; 5200 in Iraq
Mattis said last week that the US effort in Syria is pivoting from a military-led operation to a diplomatic-led endeavor. Unlike Russia, the United States is not in Syria at the request or approval of the Damascus government.
Airlines restrict smart bags over lithium-ion battery fire risk
Smart bags contains Global Positioning System tracking devices and USB ports to charge smartphones and other devices. United Continental and Southwest Airlines said both airlines also plan to announce new smart bag policies soon.
Home Depot announces $15 billion buyback program
This buyback authorization authorizes the home improvement retailer to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.