Month: March 2018

Nigeria Holds Peace Talks With Jihadist Group

Nigeria Holds Peace Talks With Jihadist Group

DAPCHI, Nigeria—Nigeria said it is holding peace talks with a local Islamic State faction, in a test of whether a secular government can reach an accord with an offshoot of one the world’s most infamous international jihadist networks. For more than a year, Nigerian envoys have met with representatives of Islamic State West Africa Province,…

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It’s official: Alabama back in NCAA tournament

It’s official: Alabama back in NCAA tournament

Alabama’s Collin Sexton, center, is congratulated by teammates after making a game-winning basket at the buzzer to defeat Texas A&M 71-70 in the SEC tournament Thursday.( Alabama’s back in the dance. After five years of missing the NCAA tournament, the Crimson Tide officially made the field of 68 as announced Sunday evening. Alabama (19-15) will…

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How did potential first-round draft targets for the Cowboys fare at the combine? Here’s a full rundown.

How did potential first-round draft targets for the Cowboys fare at the combine? Here’s a full rundown.

With the 2018 NFL combine scheduled to wrap up on Monday, let’s look at how the Cowboys’ top targets for their No. 19 overall pick performed. We’ve listed the players most likely to be taken by the Cowboys at No. 19 below (in no particular order). This list was created with the help of our…

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