CIF to decide location of D 5-AA championship game Wednesday

first_imgThe California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) — the governing body of high school sports throughout the state — will decide this afternoon whether or not it will allow Del Norte High to host the Division 5-AA state championship football game at home at Mike Whalen Field in Crescent City.Del Norte was awarded the right to host Saturday’s state title game after downing The Kings Academy on Friday in Sunnyvale in the NorCal Region Division 5-AA championship.However the CIF has yet to confirm …last_img


Rape accused escapes from Goa court

first_imgAn undertrial, accused for the rape of a 40-year-old British woman at a beach village in Canacona in South Goa last December, escaped from police custody on Friday from a toilet in the Margao court complex. According to South Goa police, Ramchandran Yellapa (30) from Tamil Nadu was being escorted to the court complex for a hearing when he requested the police personnel to lead him to a toilet on the premises. Superintendent of Police, South Goa, Arvind Gawas, said Yellappa removed glass panels from the ventilator of the toilet and fled. “We have launched a hunt for him and are hopeful of nabbing him,” Mr. Gawas said. The accused is facing trial for the rape and robbery of a 48-year-old British woman near the Canacona railway station in South Goa on December 20.(eom)last_img