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Author: 0 Loveland-area weather: Cloudy and cold; snow on the way

On the other hand, over the last winters, we haven't had a snow at this level. Later tonight as this front drops south, areas of drizzle will begin to develop and as temperatures fall below freezing, this will transition into freezing drizzle.

World News Newborn found abandoned with a note from mother in Tucson Airport
Author: 0 Newborn found abandoned with a note from mother in Tucson Airport

The handwritten note began as if written from the perspective of the baby boy , before the note's author pleaded for the child to be taken care of. 'I just want what's best for him, and it is not me, ' the note reads. Arizona is a "safe haven" state, therefore a person may surrender a child to authorities without being punished. "Please get me to the authorities so they can find a good home", the message said, scrawled on notebook paper in the voice of the newborn.

World News Star corruption trial witness Todd Howe arrested
Author: 0 Star corruption trial witness Todd Howe arrested

Howe said he canceled a charge for an October 26, 2016, stay at the Waldorf Astoria amid a series of nine sit-downs with authorities investigating Percoco's alleged "pay-to-play" scheme involving companies doing business with the state. "I do, looking at this, yes", said Howe, who had been shown a copy of the agreement. "You called your credit card company and lied about staying at the Waldorf the very night you were seeing the government?" During a break, Judge Valerie Caproni urged Gitner ...

World News Why Nancy Pelosi Is Giving A Marathon Speech On The House Floor
Author: 0 Why Nancy Pelosi Is Giving A Marathon Speech On The House Floor

Frank Sharry, executive director of the pro-immigration America's Voice, said in a statement that Democrats must vote against the deal to prove their commitment to DACA recipients. "It'll get us off of this treadmill of (short-term spending bills) and out of these circular firing squad discussions". "I would be very surprised if more than a couple of the Freedom Caucus members would vote yes", Meadows said.

World News 9 inches of snow on the way for Metro Detroit
Author: 0 9 inches of snow on the way for Metro Detroit

By Wednesday , forecasters say the winter storm will hit the Northeast with heavy snow and spread into Philadelphia, New York City and potentially Washington, D.C. However, we are starting to gather clues as to where the BEST CHANCE is for the snow. In Chicago , where snow was falling as fast as an inch per hour during the morning commute, schools were shut down.

World News Virender Sehwag, Shahid Afridi spice it up on Lake St. Moritz
Author: 0 Virender Sehwag, Shahid Afridi spice it up on Lake St. Moritz

To note, the match, played on a frozen lake with temperatures hovering around minus five degrees, featured former stars like Michael Hussey, Shoaib Akhtar and Mahela Jayawardene. Former England batsman Owais Shah however, turned out to be the match-winner for Afridi's team. St Moritz also holds "snow turf" horse races. The thrilling two-day competition featured former global biggies from the cricketing world making the fans especially in sub-continent go berserk in excitement.

World News United Nations chief urges denuclearization to North Korea
Author: 0 United Nations chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

A renewed feud over the issue has frayed ties even as America's two key Asian allies confront the challenge of North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. South Korea says the artists will return to the North on Tuesday by a land route. Pence told reporters that part of the objective of his visit was to tell "the truth about North Korea at every stop".

World News Google Doodle Celebrates Day 2 Of The Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Google Doodle Celebrates Day 2 Of The Winter Olympics

Pence arrived here Thursday while Kim and other North Korean delegates, including North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's younger sister Yo-jong, arrived earlier in the day. The Olympics opened in a spirit of intense rapprochement on Friday as the two Koreas marched together. "We have never begged for dialogue with the USA and will be the same in the future", Cho Yong-sam, a senior official at the North's foreign ministry, was quoted as saying by the communist state's official Korean Central ...

World News Rafale deal: Rahul reiterates demand to disclose purchase price
Author: 0 Rafale deal: Rahul reiterates demand to disclose purchase price

The FM's reply to a general debate on the Budget saw heated exchanges in the Lok Sabha between the treasury benches and the Opposition, particularly the Congress , over the Rafale deal. "Which of her two statements are correct", he asked. The Congress leader also questioned the government on why Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, a government PSU, was superseded for a Rs 30,000 crore "offset contract" in favour of a private company.

World News How would an Isaiah Thomas-Lonzo Ball backcourt fare?
Author: 0 How would an Isaiah Thomas-Lonzo Ball backcourt fare?

The Cavs appeared to get better on paper by getting younger, more athletic, and adding more shooting and defense. We added some more shooting as well. - but it was the veteran Johnson who helped him understand the business side of the sport better. Although he enjoyed being reunited in Cleveland with James, Wade was coming off the bench and his role was going to be further diminished by the other new additions.

World News New Type Of 3D Vision In Praying Mantis Discovered
Author: 0 New Type Of 3D Vision In Praying Mantis Discovered

Scientific reference: A novel form of stereo vision in the praying mantis . 3D or stereo vision helps us work out the distances to the things we see. The researchers determined that humans are quite good at perceiving objects and structures in 3D that are still images. If you think only human beings watch 3D movies, you're wrong.

World News Trump, Long Island Lawmakers Talk Immigration, MS-13
Author: 0 Trump, Long Island Lawmakers Talk Immigration, MS-13

Kelly said Trump's recent offer to provide a path to citizenship for up to 1.8 million immigrants went "beyond what anyone could have imagined". That bill now heads to the Senate, where the minimal expectation is for Democrats to strip out the full year of defense spending.

World News Isaiah Thomas expected to make Lakers debut Saturday
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas expected to make Lakers debut Saturday

However, James, who had missed a three-pointer that would have won it in regulation, came from the weak side to reject it and set up the dramatic finish. "I don't want to be on the outside of the playoffs looking in". Being out seven months is hard for anybody. Hill can make plays with the ball in his hands - he ranked in the 91.6 percentile with 1.00 points per pick-and-roll possession with the Jazz last season - but his ability to play off-ball will be a huge asset to the ...

World News Oxfam staff 'paid quake survivors for sex and charity covered it up'
Author: 0 Oxfam staff 'paid quake survivors for sex and charity covered it up'

The Times reported that the charity, which is the UK's fifth biggest, allowed three men to resign and fired four others for gross misconduct following an internal probe in 2011 into sexual exploitation, bullying and intimidation. Following the publication of The Times' investigation, Oxfam released a statement condemning the behaviour as: "totally unacceptable, contrary to our values and the high standards we expect of our staff".

World News Samantha's first look is out, Teaser going viral
Author: 0 Samantha's first look is out, Teaser going viral

The makers had revealed Charan's first look in the film sometime back and Sam's fans had been pestering them to release her look in the film. As always, she takes your breath away and her smile is forever charming! Directed by Sukumar, this period love story is set against a rural backdrop.

World News 'Angel Investor' Mahesh Murthy arrested in sexual harassment case
Author: 0 'Angel Investor' Mahesh Murthy arrested in sexual harassment case

Notably, Murthy had helped in launching MTV in India. The FIR, registered on December 29, is filed under Indian Penal Code sections 354 (D), 509 (Word, gesture or act meant to insult the modesty of a woman), and section 67 the IT Act (Punishment for publishing or transmitting obscene material in electronic form).

World News Kolkata: Teacher detained for sexual assault of Class 2 girl
Author: 0 Kolkata: Teacher detained for sexual assault of Class 2 girl

Repeated incidents like these have created a trust deficit between the school staff and parents and also raised serious concerns for security of their students in school. The development triggered angry protests by parents, who gathered outside the school, demanding suspension and punishment for the accused. Authorities deployed policemen at the school to tackle the situation.

World News Why Prince William Is Worried About Young Girls In This Generation
Author: 0 Why Prince William Is Worried About Young Girls In This Generation

When Mr Stoner suggested he could save time by having twins, William replied: 'Twins? He added: 'For your mental health, get outside, come away from the screen'. Helping the homelessness was a lesson, Princess Diana tried to instill in her sons from an early age. "There's a lot of fakeness online so don't worry about that", he said (via the Telegraph ).

World News Wembley Is Starting To Feel Good For Us, Mauricio Pochettino Warns Arsenal
Author: 0 Wembley Is Starting To Feel Good For Us, Mauricio Pochettino Warns Arsenal

Spurs head in to the game sitting fifth in the table following last weekend's dramatic 2-2 draw with Liverpool at Anfield which saw Tottenham score a controversial last minute penalty. It's worth noting that the Arsenal game would take the run to 20 games as on Wednesday evening Spurs play against Newport in a replay in the FA Cup .

World News Salesforce invests $2 billion into its Canadian business
Author: 0 Salesforce invests $2 billion into its Canadian business

Amazon expects to spend up to US$5-billion on a second headquarters, which it says will create 50,000 high-paying jobs. We have access to markets around the world with the trade deals we're signing. Mr. Trudeau will be meeting with Amazon's Jeff Bezos , as well as executives from Salesforce , AppDirect and eBay, encouraging them to open up shop in Canada instead of poaching the country's talent.

Author: 0 USA politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour speech

Pelosi's marathon Senate-filibuster-style speech was a protest against the fact that negotiations over the future of the expiring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program have stalled. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Pelosi "should not hold our military hostage over a separate issue". "When it comes to speeches, I would note that the Gettysburg Address came in at two minutes, and Americans may think it had greater eloquence".

Author: 0 Indian-American Raj Shah makes White House press briefing debut

In November, the official said, one of Porter's ex-girlfriends called McGahn to describe allegations of domestic abuse by the aide. On Thursday night, a White House official released a letter that Kelly had written to White House employees seeking to allay their concerns over the accusations against Porter.

World News A Japanese school is introducing Armani uniforms for its students
Author: 0 A Japanese school is introducing Armani uniforms for its students

Giorgio Armani school uniforms introduced by a Tokyo primary school are causing an uproar among parents and politicians, who feel that the $729 price tag for each outfit is a bit steep. "It would be severe if a student can not afford to pay it". The topic came up in parliament on Thursday. The uniform was brought up at a Budget Committee meeting at the House of Representatives on Thursday, with Finance Minister Taro Aso commenting on the "pretty expensive" price.

World News Coutinho revels in first goal as Barcelona reach Copa del Rey final
Author: 0 Coutinho revels in first goal as Barcelona reach Copa del Rey final

Coutinho's first goal for Liverpool came in their 5-0 win over Swansea City in January 2013, with Suarez setting him up. The Brazilian ace who left Liverpool to join Barcelona last month in a deal worth £142m found a superb cross from former Anfield favourite Luis Suarez to slot it past the goalkeeper into the left corner.

World News Lebanon: Naqoura Port Plan to Help with Oil Exploration
Author: 0 Lebanon: Naqoura Port Plan to Help with Oil Exploration

As for Block 9, Total and its partners are fully aware of the Israeli-Lebanese border dispute in the southern part of the block that covers only very limited area (less than 8% of the block's surface). Tenenti said both parties demonstrated their commitment to preserve stability. The three companies have bid for two of Lebanon's 10 offshore blocks, to determine whether oil and gas exist.

World News New York Flu Cases Remain At Record Levels
Author: 0 New York Flu Cases Remain At Record Levels

But some go for as long as 20 weeks. Epidemiologists and virus experts don't have an explanation yet for why the flu this season has been worse than usual, Schuchat said. She added that overall hospitalization rates are now "significantly higher" than what we've seen at this point in the season in previous flu seasons.

World News No. 3 Official at Justice Department to Resign
Author: 0 No. 3 Official at Justice Department to Resign

She will reportedly be leaving after serving nine months at the department for a general counsel job in the private sector. As associate attorney general, Brand, 44, was in line to oversee Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe of Russia's role in the 2016 election if Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein stepped down or was sacked.

World News California lawmaker and #MeToo advocate accused of sexual misconduct
Author: 0 California lawmaker and #MeToo advocate accused of sexual misconduct

And while I do not know about the payback situation firsthand, the allegations against him are so preposterous as sexual harassment, as a 20-year Human Resource Director, I may have had a hard time taking those seriously. "It seems that there is an unwillingness to throw a MeToo advocate and political ally under the bus, even if she has used the movement as cover for her own sexual misconduct", said Reade.