Last week, the trio were arrested for stealing sunglasses from Louis Vuitton and then it was later revealed they stole from Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and Salvatore Ferragamo stores as well. Chief of Staff John F. Kelly has reportedly served as an intermediary between UCLA and Chinese officials in the hopes of bringing the players back to the United States quickly.
A White House official confirmed with CBS News that "the issue did come up" in Mr. Trump and Xi's "exchange". Xi promised the players will receive fair treatment and their cases would be handled hastily, Nakamura reports, citing an anonymous USA official. However, the charges against the players were reduced and the case was headed toward a resolution, a source told ESPN.
A source with firsthand knowledge of the investigation told ESPN that the three players could be in Hangzhou for "a week or two".
"It has provided a real distraction and unwanted publicity, which distracts from what overall has been a tremendous experience and a tremendous week for the UCLA and Georgia Tech students", Scott said before the game. UCLA is one of the top basketball programs in the country, and the Ball family has become well known in the sports world, including LiAngelo's outspoken father, LaVar Ball.
Bieber's ex makes The Weeknd busy
The two were spotted leaving Hyde nightclub in Los Angeles and photographed holding hands in the back seat of his white Bentley. After Selena Gomez traded in The Weeknd for Bieber, it appears The Weeknd is now dating Bieber's rumoured ex Yovanna Ventura .
Noctis from Final Fantasy 15 coming to Tekken 7
His addition to Tekken 7 is interesting, as he's the first non-fighting game character to be added to the roster. Final Fantasy XV main character Noctis Lucis Caelum will soon join Tekken 7 as a DLC character.
Call of Duty: WWII Temporarily Drops Dedicates Servers
Checking now, error code #65568 shows up for me and the usual:The Call of Duty: WWII service is unavailable at this time. The problem here is that players are continually getting kicked off the game server thus adding to aggravation.
Hate Crimes in US Increased by Five Percent in 2016
There were eight reports of religion motivated hate crimes past year but zero reports of gender motivated hate crimes. Utah Highway Patrol saw the highest number of race-related hate crimes with 10 incidents reported .
Bill Gates invests $50 million to fight Alzheimer's
The progress of the disease cannot be slowed with current treatments, which at best can only ease the symptoms. People should be able to enjoy their later years - and we need a breakthrough in Alzheimer's to fulfill that.
Chicago Bears: 3 Takeaways from Week 10 vs. Packers
The Buccaneers, who never trailed despite playing without injured quarterback Jameis Winston, broke a five-game losing streak. Offensively, the Bears are averaging 16.7 points and 291.6 total yards (169.8 in passing and 121.8 in rushing) per game.