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World News Forecast: Expect snow, then more cold weather
Author: 0 Forecast: Expect snow, then more cold weather

The temperature will drop back into the below freezing range which will cause slick road conditions, according to Thomas. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected. Low around 38. South wind 7 to 9 miles per hour. At least some sun will peek out behind a few clouds thanks to a strong area of high pressure building in, drying out the skies.

World News More flooding along St. Clair River threatens homes, roads
Author: 0 More flooding along St. Clair River threatens homes, roads

The large amount of snow unceremoniously dumped upon the Long Island region with the passing of a major blizzard last week - with some areas receiving accumulations of at least a foot of snow or more - will likely all but disappear over the course of the upcoming weekend due to unseasonably high temperatures and excessive rainfall.

World News We Have Not Reached A Deal, Senator Flake Lied To The Media
Author: 0 We Have Not Reached A Deal, Senator Flake Lied To The Media

Recently, however, he has positioned himself as cheerleader-in-chief for Dreamers, as in this September 14 tweet: "Does anybody really want to throw out good, educated and accomplished young people who have jobs, some serving in the military?" President Trump on Thursday referred to African nations as "s***hole countries" during a meeting on immigration with a bipartisan group of senators, according to a Democratic aide and another person familiar with the conversation.

World News Aanchal Thakur Becomes First Indian to Win an International Medal in Skiing
Author: 0 Aanchal Thakur Becomes First Indian to Win an International Medal in Skiing

The response to her bronze medal-winning performance in Turkey has been overwhelming, to say the least. Coming from a country with lack of infrastructure and support for winter sports , Aanchal's accomplishment is truly remarkable. My first ever global medal. Anchal's father Roshan Thakur is the General Secretary of the Winter Games Federation of India . Roshan has been a mentor to his daughter, and believes her global victory will bring more visibility to India's skiing fraternity.

World News Czechs vote in first round of presidential elections
Author: 0 Czechs vote in first round of presidential elections

Babis said Thursday he'd vote for Zeman in the election. "I like that he speaks to voters", said Irena Matuskova, a Prague nurse who planned to vote for Zeman. Unless one candidate wins a majority of the vote, which seems rather unlikely now, the two most successful ones will meet in the runoff two weeks later.

World News Britain's queen speaks about weight of the crown in documentary
Author: 0 Britain's queen speaks about weight of the crown in documentary

The Imperial State Crown includes sapphires belonging to St Edward the Confessor and Alexander II of Scotland, a ruby from Edward the Black Prince, pearls from Elizabeth I and the Cullinan II diamond. The Queen has opened up about the literal weight of responsibility that comes with being the head of the monarchy - and wearing the crown . "Fortunately my father and I have about the same sort of shaped head".

World News Ohio State basketball: 6 quick thoughts for beating Maryland
Author: 0 Ohio State basketball: 6 quick thoughts for beating Maryland

That was the first time that lineup had been used all season, and against the nation's top team it got jumpers by Tate and Bates-Diop, forced a missed jumper and caused a turnover at the other end and sparked a quick 4-0 run in 59 seconds to give the Buckeyes their first lead of the game.

World News England to face Nigeria and Costa Rica in World Cup warm-ups
Author: 0 England to face Nigeria and Costa Rica in World Cup warm-ups

England added fellow World Cup qualifiers Nigeria and Costa Rica to their pre-World Cup friendlies schedule on Wednesday. "We've mostly played European opposition up to now and the Brazil game [in November] acted as a reminder that we need to challenge ourselves in different ways as a team", Southgate said.

World News Pakistan suspends military and intel cooperation with US
Author: 0 Pakistan suspends military and intel cooperation with US

The move comes a few days after President Donald Trump's allegation that the country has given U.S. "nothing but lies and deceit" and suspended security aid to Pakistan . On Monday, a Pentagon spokesman said the United States had conveyed to Pakistan to take "concrete steps" against terror groups to earn hundreds of millions of dollars in aid.

World News Army personnel injured in slithering ops
Author: 0 Army personnel injured in slithering ops

On Tuesday, while the three were slithering down from an advanced light helicopter, the rope attached to the chopper appeared to have snapped midway. All the injured personnel are recovering in hospital, Army said. "Slithering operation ceases for all ALH with immediate effect after the accident". ALH Dhruv is an indigenously developed helicopter manufactured by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited.

World News 5-Star Brian Bowen Transferring To South Carolina
Author: 0 5-Star Brian Bowen Transferring To South Carolina

Unless granted some form of hardship waiver, since Bowen was at Louisville, he will have to sit out a season before being eligible to play for the Gamecocks. USC athletics director Ray Tanner said, "What better coach is there to help Brian grow as a student-athlete and more importantly as a young man than Frank Martin and his staff?" He is a strong, athletic small forward, who can really shoot the ball and rebound.

World News Eric Clapton reveals he's going deaf from tinnitus
Author: 0 Eric Clapton reveals he's going deaf from tinnitus

I am talking about, I hope individuals should come across and watch me more than I'm a fascination. I am going to do a show at Hyde Park (British Summer Time Festival) in July. At least half a dozen biotech firms are working on potential breakthroughs in how hearing loss is treated, the reports. "We're getting closer, and the tools are improving all the time".

World News Lamborghini's super SUV Urus launched in India, to cost Rs 3 cr
Author: 0 Lamborghini's super SUV Urus launched in India, to cost Rs 3 cr

Bookings for the Lamborghini Urus have already begun at the company's dealerships in India a few weeks back. Italian supercar marque Lamborghini has finally brought its much awaited SUV Urus to the Indian market today. The forthcoming SUV will be an essential player for the auto maker as far as the global sales are concerned. Design-wise, it's typically Lamborghini, featuring styling touches inspired by Lambo's first SUV, the LM002.

World News Iran FM warns neighbours against fomenting unrest
Author: 0 Iran FM warns neighbours against fomenting unrest

The United States called on the council to demand Iran improve its human rights situation. "This is how we view the American initiative to convene the UN Security Council over a situation that is of purely national concern in Iran ".

World News Queen Elizabeth II dishes on weight of the crown in documentary
Author: 0 Queen Elizabeth II dishes on weight of the crown in documentary

Royal commentator Alastair Bruce discovered the true story of the jewels' whereabouts during the war by reading confidential correspondence in the Royal Collection. She revealed the seven-metre-long (24ft) gilded carriage, which weighs nearly four tons and is pulled by eight horses, is not meant for travelling in at all.

World News Jacksonville, OR man wins $1000004 with Powerball ticket
Author: 0 Jacksonville, OR man wins $1000004 with Powerball ticket

Ronald Ceci of Grants Pass won $2 million in the December 30 drawing by matching five numbers with a Power Play option. He purchased his ticket from the J'Ville Tavern in Jacksonville. During the 2015-17 biennium, more than $33 million in Oregon Lottery proceeds were directed to economic development, parks, education and watershed enhancement in Josephine County.

World News Bus services return to normal in TN
Author: 0 Bus services return to normal in TN

A day after the High court appealed to the conscience of the trade unions to call off their strike in the view of the harvest festival of Pongal, the unions on Thursday morning filed a memorandum offering to resume work if the government agrees to its conditions.

World News Man surrenders, confesses to decades-old murder
Author: 0 Man surrenders, confesses to decades-old murder

Brian Keith Hawkins , 44, of Shingletown, called the station to say he wanted to admit his role in the killing, but producers told him the interview wouldn't air until he turned himself in to police, according to KRCR . 'I know the wrong can't be changed but this is the closest I can come to doing the right thing'. He was arrested on Tuesday following his confession, and the Culver siblings were arrested the next day.

World News Is Los Angeles Joining NYC in the Fight Against Big Oil?
Author: 0 Is Los Angeles Joining NYC in the Fight Against Big Oil?

The lawsuit is seeking to collect billions in damages to pay for city efforts to manage the current and future impacts of climate change. The leaders signed a motion that was introduced and would direct City Attorney Mike Feuer to report to the council on options for filing claims against oil companies in a similar manner that the city of NY undertook earlier this week by filing a lawsuit against BP, Chevron, Conoco-Phillips.

World News A swarm of armed drones attacked a Russian military base in Syria
Author: 0 A swarm of armed drones attacked a Russian military base in Syria

Seven were destroyed by anti-aircraft defences and the others were brought down using electronic countermeasures to hijack or jam the drone's controls and land them intact. Turkey has been fiercely opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad during his country's six-year-old civil war but has recently been working with his allies Russian Federation and Iran for a political resolution to the conflict.

World News Women attend football match for first time ever in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Women attend football match for first time ever in Saudi Arabia

The kingdom has also announced that starting in June women will be allowed to drive, lifting the world's only ban on female drivers. The women's presence marked a significant moment for the ultra-conservative Muslim country and followed a series of reforms meant to modernise the Kingdom.

Author: 0 Donald Trump reckons he would beat Oprah in a Presidential race

DeMille Award at the 2018 Golden Globes , you definitely have to check out the second speech she made backstage. The national political conversation turned to Winfrey after she gave a rousing and decidedly political speech at the 75th annual Golden Globe awards on Sunday night.

Author: 0 W&T Offshore Inc. (WTI), Bill Barrett Corp. (BBG)

It opened the session with a $2.6 price tag, later ranging from $2.5501 to $2.74, the range at which the stock has traded at throughout the day. So when the price drops below that moving average it signals a potential reversal based on that MA.

World News Supreme Court takes up fight over Texas electoral districts
Author: 0 Supreme Court takes up fight over Texas electoral districts

Even so, Gilberto Hinojosa, chairman of the state Democratic Party, praised the Supreme Court's action, saying it shined a light on a Republican "pattern of discriminating against Texans of color". Rafael Anchia , a Democrat and chairman of the Mexican American Legislative Caucus, which is a plaintiff in the case. "The lower court's decisions to invalidate parts of the maps it drew and adopted are inexplicable and indefensible", Paxton said.

World News White House doctor: Trump in 'excellent health'
Author: 0 White House doctor: Trump in 'excellent health'

Full results of the exam are expected to be announced on Tuesday. "The president is in excellent health", Jackson added after the exam was conducted near Washington . Trump was 70 when he took office on January 20, 2017, making him the oldest person ever elected to the nation's highest office. "I'll be very surprised if it doesn't", Trump told reporters on Thursday.

World News Chinese state destroys Christian megachurch as religious crackdown continues
Author: 0 Chinese state destroys Christian megachurch as religious crackdown continues

This screen grab shows footage of the demolition of the Golden Lampstand Church in Linfen city in northern Shanxi Province on January 9. In an annual report on freedom of religion, the USA state department found that "the government physically abused, detained, arrested, tortured, sentenced to prison, or harassed adherents of both registered and unregistered religious groups for activities related to their religious beliefs and practices".

Author: 0 Goodlatte says he will introduce an immigration reform bill today

Although there is video footage from the meeting available to everyone on the internet, this would not be the first time that the White House completely ignored video proof to excuse one of Trump's gaffes. "I want to get a merit-based immigration system to make sure we can succeed in the 21st century, and I'm willing to be more than fair to the 11 million".

World News New Zealand batting first in third ODI against Pakistan
Author: 0 New Zealand batting first in third ODI against Pakistan

Half-centuries by Kane Williamson and Ross Taylor helped New Zealand to 257 in the face of a sharply improved performance by Pakistan in the field at the third one-day worldwide here today. "It looks like a better wicket (than Wellington), that's why we will bat first". Shadab went on to make 52, to match his highest score in ODIs and to drag Pakistan closer to a competitive total.