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World News Winter Storm Watches issued for Central Texas
Author: 0 Winter Storm Watches issued for Central Texas

The ice cold temps are expected to persist until Thursday , but we'll get a break when temperatures rise to 1 degree on Friday . Monday the high is expected to reach the mid-20s, according to meteorologist Patrick Walsh at the to National Weather Service in Weldon Spring.

World News Hijab 'Attack' Condemned By Canada's Prime Minister Was A Hoax
Author: 0 Hijab 'Attack' Condemned By Canada's Prime Minister Was A Hoax

A Toronto police spokesman, Mark Pugash, said on Monday that an extensive investigation had been conducted and police had concluded it did not happen. Pugash said the investigation is complete and that they don't "anticipate anything further". The story of Kwalah Noman received worldwide coverage last week after she and her family held a press conference calling for hate crime charges against a man she claimed attacked her on her way to school.

Author: 0 Mercer County group honors life, legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Detroit at 11:30 a.m. and ending with the Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers at 9:30 p.m. The Gantt Center program also features artistic performances and an animated biography of Martin Luther King , Jr. The programming is presented with the Museum of African American History in Boston. The historic march, and Martin Luther King Jr .'s participation in it, raised awareness of the difficulties faced by black voters, and the need for a national Voting Rights Act.

World News RAF Typhoons scrambled from Lossiemouth to intercept Russian jets
Author: 0 RAF Typhoons scrambled from Lossiemouth to intercept Russian jets

Royal Air Force Typhoons took off from the Lossiemouth airbase, north east Scotland, just before 9.30am. The spokesman added: "We can confirm that Quick Reaction Alert Typhoon aircraft from RAF Lossiemouth scrambled to monitor two Blackjack bombers approaching the United Kingdom area of interest".

World News Areas of fog, mountain snow
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Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Northwest winds will be between 5 and 10 miles per hour. Skies should initially be cloudy, then become mostly sunny, with the high temperature expected to be around 36 degrees. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. North wind around 10 miles per hour. West northwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour.

World News Russian Federation opens criminal case after knife attack at school
Author: 0 Russian Federation opens criminal case after knife attack at school

The victims were slashed when they tried to separate two teenage boys who were fighting, investigators say. At least 14 school children and one teacher in Russian Federation have been injured in a suspected knife attack . 127 in the Motovilikhinsky area of the city, which lies near the Ural Mountains about 850 miles to the east of Moscow. A female teacher was wounded, brought to a nearby hospital where she underwent surgery, according to TASS .

World News Nine dead in clashes between militias near Tripoli airport
Author: 0 Nine dead in clashes between militias near Tripoli airport

He said the situation is now under control, and that a number of the attackers were arrested while trying to storm the prison. Although Mitiga airport was evacuated when the clashes erupted, it was not yet known whether the casualties were all fighters or included civilians.

World News Goa minister's abusive tweet: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah says it's disgraceful
Author: 0 Goa minister's abusive tweet: Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah says it's disgraceful

Whatever he (Parrikar) has written (in the letter), he has not sent me. JD (S) state president H D Kumarawamy said that it was irresponsible on the part of the minister to insult Kannadigas just to impress the people of Goa. BJP state president B S Yeddyurappa sought an unconditional apology from Palyekar over his remarks. The Goa government has alleged that Karnataka, despite a Supreme Court order against it, had resumed work on a canal at Kankumbi.

World News Another cold blast to follow Sunday night snow
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A few snow flurries could linger in the morning, otherwise skies will turn partly cloudy for the afternoon. With this setup, we will warm up well into the 40s on Tuesday ahead of a strong cold front that'll bring in moisture and cold air behind it.

World News Ireland set for more bad weather as WINTER STORM approaches
Author: 0 Ireland set for more bad weather as WINTER STORM approaches

Met Eireann says we will have continued normal weather with sun and rain in the coming days, but that things will take a turn for the worse on Wednesday . On Tuesday night, the strong to gale force northwesterly winds will continue, with the risk of coastal flooding persisting along Atlantic coasts.

World News Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) PT Lowered to $30.00 at Instinet
Author: 0 Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) PT Lowered to $30.00 at Instinet

The stock decreased 0.69% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $7.15. About 171,950 shares traded. Investors Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISBC) has risen 13.02% since January 13, 2017 and is uptrending. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, October 31 by Robert W. Baird. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has "Market Perform" rating and $16 target. M Partners maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, July 17 report.

World News President Trump Has a Strong Position on the US Immigration Crisis
Author: 0 President Trump Has a Strong Position on the US Immigration Crisis

I'm sorry, but there's no other word one can use but "racist". "I would tell him before he talks, he needs to think before he says something", he said. The DACA program, however, is " probably dead ", all because of the Democrats' alleged unwillingness to make a deal, Trump said earlier. "We got to look at each other as human beings, not about color", Diallo said.

World News Trump tweets about DACA amid 'shithole' controversy
Author: 0 Trump tweets about DACA amid 'shithole' controversy

I'm not a racist", he replied. President Donald Trump * a href="http://abc7chicago.com/politics/trump-denies-describing-certain-nations-as-s***hole-countries/2933712/" *fired back Friday against reports he used vulgar language to describe African countries.

World News Trump 'privately defends vulgar comments on immigration'
Author: 0 Trump 'privately defends vulgar comments on immigration'

Trump addressed the issue briefly Sunday as he arrived for dinner at one of his Florida golf clubs with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California. The church says they have been working with refugees in Haiti since the island was struck by a 7.0 magnitude quake that killed more than 220,000 people in 2010.

World News Modi receives Netanyahu at airport, says visit 'historic'
Author: 0 Modi receives Netanyahu at airport, says visit 'historic'

The battle proved critical for the British to drive away Turks from the Middle East, which 30 years later paved the way for the creation of the Jewish state. A large number of Indian soldiers of the 15th Imperial Service Cavalry Brigade died during the battle to free the city and almost 900 were buried in Israel.

World News UAE: Qatari fighter jets intercepted civilian flight
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Qatar denies the allegations, arguing the bloc aims to incite regime change in Doha. The UAE's state-run WAM news agency made the claim on Monday, citing the country's General Civil Aviation Authority. Qatar's United Nations envoy Alya bint Ahmed Al Thani said Doha would take all necessary measures required to defend its borders, airspace and national security in order to preserve its legitimate sovereign right in accordance with worldwide laws.

World News 83 countries affected by Lactalis salmonella scandal: CEO
Author: 0 83 countries affected by Lactalis salmonella scandal: CEO

There have been an estimated 35 babies diagnosed with salmonella in France, one in Spain and a possible case in Greece in recent weeks. The UK, US and Australia were not affected, he added. It can be life-threatening, especially in young children. The results were not reported to the authorities and Lactalis said it was not legally bound to report the contamination.

World News Son at the forefront as Spurs thrash Everton
Author: 0 Son at the forefront as Spurs thrash Everton

Fifth-place Spurs moved level on points with Liverpool , whose game in hand is against Manchester City at Anfield. On Kane , he added: "He's such a talented player, so professional and I'm very happy". The in-form England worldwide, who took his tally in all competitions this season to 28 goals, matched Teddy Sheringham's feat after he tapped in Son Heung-min's through ball after the restart before prodding in Eric Dier's cross on the hour mark.

World News Over 100 Palestinians Injures as Israel Cracks Down on Protests
Author: 0 Over 100 Palestinians Injures as Israel Cracks Down on Protests

A spokesperson for the latter said that the best thing Abbas could do for the Palestinians is to rip up the Oslo Accords and end security cooperation with Israel, while an Islamic Jihad spokesperson said that there was no reason to participate in the event, "as its results are known in advance".

World News US President Donald Trump defends vulgar immigrant comments, partly denies them
Author: 0 US President Donald Trump defends vulgar immigrant comments, partly denies them

Trump's comments were allegedly made on Thursday at a White House meeting with lawmakers on immigration reform. Trump's reported comments came during a bipartisan meeting at the Oval Office on Tuesday discussing immigration. We have to speak up and not try to sweep it under the rug", Lewis said on ABC's "This Week". "And this influencer said what needs to happen, and it's kind of-she made me laugh with it, but it's real.

World News African Union, African UN envoys demand Trump apology after vulgar comment
Author: 0 African Union, African UN envoys demand Trump apology after vulgar comment

It favors African countries and was part of an immigration deal Trump was negotiating with a group of Democratic and Republican lawmakers Thursday when he made his explosive comments . "Given the historical reality of how many Africans arrived in the United States as slaves, this statement flies in the face of all accepted behavior and practice", AU spokeswoman Ebba Kalondo said.

World News India 183/5; trail by 152 runs at stumps on Day 2
Author: 0 India 183/5; trail by 152 runs at stumps on Day 2

For large sections of the day, India continued to bowl poorly and the fielders didn't set the world on fire either. "My strength is my bounce". Brief scores: South Africa first innings: 335 all out (Aiden Markram 94, Hashim Amla 82, Faf du Plessis 63; Ravichandran Ashwin 4/113, Ishant Sharma 3/46) vs India: 4/0 in first innings till lunch on Day 2.

World News Casino cruise ship catches fire with 50 passengers aboard
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PHOTO I Pasco deputies respond to fire on casino boat. A fire breaks out on a SunCruz casino boat at Port Richey, Florida, U, S, January 14, 2018 in this picture obtained from social media. There were no casualties or significant injuries, but according to reports at least 15 people were taken to hospitals for medical checks as a precaution.

World News Abe arrives in Bulgaria
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Shinzō Abe wants a "tough approach" on the North Korean regime. "Estonia and Japan share similar democratic values as well as passion for new technologies and digital solutions", Kaljulaid said at the meeting. The visas, which Sugihara issued against the wishes of the Japanese government, allowed many Jews to travel via Russian Federation to Japan despite Tokyo's alliance with Germany.

Author: 0 USA deal to resolve status of thousands of immigrants 'probably dead'

It has distracted from the policy discussion of not only DACA , but of broader issues like immigration based on merit, which the president says he favors over a policy of family reunification, what he calls "chain immigration". "We hope that sooner than March we can find a solution, that we don't have to wait to the very last minute", Rivera said. Trump said on Twitter last week that his words were "tough, but this was not the language used".