The starting backline is unchanged from the dramatic win in Paris as last-gasp drop-goal hero Johnny Sexton again starts at fly-half despite earlier speculation that the British & Irish Lions star could be rested for the visit of the Italians.
"So would that have been the best preparation for the next game?" We want to get out there and score tries and past year the number of tries was fantastic.
Andrew Porter may get his first taste of Six Nations action too, off the bench, despite the strong replacement showing of Munster's John Ryan last weekend. Leavy takes the place of Josh Van der Flier in the backrow, while Conan comes in for CJ Stander.
"Some of it is mileage". CJ Stander, the Munster No 8, makes way for Conan, although it is clear that Schmidt's thinking is based on a long-term strategy. "I think we have added some guys who can potentially help us do that and at the same time we try to have a focus on doing some things really well that will inevitably lead to opportunities where we can score points".
They even defeated Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid at their temporary home in this season's UEFA Champions League campaign. Wenger won a Premier League title at White Hart Lane, but may not mourn its demise.
Syrian state television reported that the coalition had caused "dozens of dead and wounded" by bombing pro-government forces. CENTCOM reports that no Americans were injured as they engaged roughly 500 attacking troops, as well as tanks and artillery.
Their bylines are on the report, which disputes key details of the Myanmar military's own account of the killings. The government and the Tatmadaw have repeatedly blamed Rohingya insurgents for burning villages and homes.
Sadly, across the strait in Taiwan, at least four people are dead and hundreds more injured after last night's violent quake. Five people involved in the construction of the complex were later found guilty of negligence and given prison sentences.
A USA federal indictment unsealed overnight charged 36 people for their alleged roles running the Infraud online forum. Lower down were super moderators and moderators who served as subject-matter experts over specific topics or regions.
The spending bill would modify the discretionary spending caps enforced by the Budget Control Act for fiscal years 2018 and 2019. A large number of Democrats have said they won't support government funding bills without some sort of protection for Dreamers.
The more daunting task is to topple Amazon's Echo speaker line and the increasingly ubiquitous Alexa voice assistant. Google and Nest, a company it acquired in 2014, already share supply chain operations, launch events, and packaging.
The guard was lightly wounded at the entrance to the Karmei Tzur settlement north of Hebron, the army said in a statement . Monday's stabbing happened near the major Israeli settlement of Ariel.
Snow falling across upper Midwest leaves roads treacherous
A powerful winter storm slammed the Midwest on Friday, blanketing cities in snow and causing a number of school cancellations. Some of the highest totals are forecast in northern IL , including the Chicago area, as well as northern in and southern MI .
Kohli is the 'big dog' at the moment, says Chris Morris
South Africa have had a huge boost ahead of this fourth ODI with star batsman AB de Viliers returning to the fold. The Proteas have never lost on "Pink Day", celebrated to create awareness and collect funds for breast cancer.
The trailer for Venom is here and it's incredible
Details on the plot have been scarce, and we don't know how the movie will exist inside its own universe. In it, Spider-Man's most famous villain finds himself starting anew in San Francisco after leaving NY .
Military parade in N. Korea on eve of Olympics
Pence began his trip with a visit to Alaska, where he received a briefing on the U.S. missile defense system with U.S. Pence declined to offer specifics on exactly what the new package of sanctions would consist of.
Obama: There is no political influence in any investigation
In texts that were previously released to Congress, Strzok and Page referred to Trump as an "idiot" and a "loathsome human". President Donald Trump took to Twitter shortly after the news broke and said: "NEW FBI TEXTS ARE BOMBSHELLS! ".