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World News More of the mild weather to get into February
Author: 0 More of the mild weather to get into February

The cold air should be sufficient for much of the precipitation to be snow and could result in several inches of accumulation. Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 miles per hour after midnight.

World News 'The State Of Our Union Is Strong Because Our People Are Strong'
Author: 0 'The State Of Our Union Is Strong Because Our People Are Strong'

Rep. Joe Kennedy III, D-Mass., who is set to deliver the official Democratic response to Trump's speech, will play up the division in the country in his remarks later this evening. "As we rebuild our industries it's also time to rebuild our crumbling infrastructure", Trump said . It is unclear whether Trump will discuss the overriding issue that dominates political discussions in Washington , special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 ...

World News Can, Firmino, Salah on target as Liverpool beat Huddersfield
Author: 0 Can, Firmino, Salah on target as Liverpool beat Huddersfield

Ragnar Klavan and Adam Lallana have not recovered from muscle injuries. Huddersfield showed fight in the final 20 minutes, as Kevin Friend waved away shouts of a penalty following a challenge on substitute Collin Quaner from Andrew Robertson, although their want to get back into the game did leave them exposed at the back, as chances came and went for Mane and Salah.

World News Senate Fails to Pass 20-Week Abortion Ban
Author: 0 Senate Fails to Pass 20-Week Abortion Ban

Planned Parenthood officials say almost 99 percent of abortions occur before 21 weeks of pregnancy, and that those later on often involve severe fetal abnormalities or serious health risks to the woman . The bill now has 46 Republican co-sponsors with Tennessee Sen. Democratic Sens. Joe Manchin of West Virginia, Bob Casey of Pennsylvania and Joe Donnelly of IN supported the bill, while Republican Sens.

World News 1 magnitude quake in Afghanistan triggers tremors in J&K, Delhi
Author: 0 1 magnitude quake in Afghanistan triggers tremors in J&K, Delhi

There were no reports of any damage due to the quake , officials said. Natural disaster tremors were also felt all across North India, including in Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh. A school building collapsed in Pakistan's Balochistan province following the natural disaster. Strong shocks were felt in Pakistan's major cities including Lahore, Quetta, Peshawar, Faisalabad, Sialkot, Sheikhupura, Sargodha, Jhelum, Nankana, Minawali, Chiniot, Abbotabad, Muzaffarabad, Lasbela, Safdarabad, ...

World News Emily Blunt Joins Disney's 'Jungle Cruise' Movie!
Author: 0 Emily Blunt Joins Disney's 'Jungle Cruise' Movie!

The report from Variety states that they're going for film similar to the classic The African Queen starring Humphrey Bogart and Katherine Hepburn, and they're hoping Johnson and Blunt's chemistry is similar to the Hollywood icon's was.

World News This Trump-Loving US Senate Candidate Trashes Detroit
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In a statement posted to Facebook on Tuesday, Sykes said that he had been asked if he "supports women's rights". He then added he wants his daughters to learn to fix those meals after "they become traditional homemakers and family wives". " Chanel , my fiancee, has given me orders to favor them, so I'd better". "I support women's rights but not the kind that has oppressed natural womanhood for five long decades-the kind of "wrongheaded" women's rights that allows mean-spirited radical ...

World News Starr: Mueller should investigate whether Trump lied
Author: 0 Starr: Mueller should investigate whether Trump lied

Starr noted, however, that reports about Trump's near-firing of Mueller do not make an obstruction of justice charge more likely. Trump's lawyers think that Mueller's team should have to prove that only the president can provide them with the information they need for the probe, arguing that the president should not be treated like anyone else being interviewed by investigators, CNN reported.

World News Theresa May on China trip to boost 'golden era' of trade ties
Author: 0 Theresa May on China trip to boost 'golden era' of trade ties

The prime minister will arrive in the country on Wednesday and travel to Wuhan , Beijing and Shanghai. Travelling with her husband Philip and a delegation of 50 business leaders, May has to reheat diplomatic ties that have suffered from a perceived coldness since she took power shortly after Britain's Brexit vote in July 2016.

World News Trump issues executive order to keep open Guantanamo Bay prison
Author: 0 Trump issues executive order to keep open Guantanamo Bay prison

Disclosing the order in his joint address to Congress, Trump said he also directed Defense Secretary James Mattis "to re-examine our military detention policy". The announcement expands on a Trump campaign promise, but it doesn't change the current operation of the detention center, where 41 prisoners remain from a population that once reached almost 800 after its 2002 opening in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks.

World News Ellen DeGeneres Is Not Looking Forward To Retiring Someday
Author: 0 Ellen DeGeneres Is Not Looking Forward To Retiring Someday

The 12-year-old singer-songwriter gained a loyal fan base after videos of her bucking on the streets of Dublin went viral. She said: "That was pretty incredible because I absolutely love her show and she was just so nice and friendly and I was really nervous and during the break she was saying me to calm down and she was just so nice about it which made everything much easier".

World News Putin: US Took 'Hostile Step' in Publishing List of Influential Russians
Author: 0 Putin: US Took 'Hostile Step' in Publishing List of Influential Russians

World governments have cancelled billions of dollars in potential deals with Russian arms companies, the USA government said today, arguing there is no need for new sanctions to deter them. While the document is not a " sanctions list", it is still a matter of " deepest concern ", the Association of European Businesses (AEB) warned. This is against foreign governments and other entities both who are involved in dealings with listed Russian entities.

World News Toronto officers call for backup after allegedly ingesting pot on duty
Author: 0 Toronto officers call for backup after allegedly ingesting pot on duty

Instead, the officers began to hallucinate, with one of them eventually putting out a distress call for help. Over the weekend, Toronto police carried out a raid at Community Cannabis Clinic, a marijuana dispensary at St. The Toronto Police Service is remaining relatively mum on the topic, only confirming that the incident did take place and two officers are officially being investigated by the Toronto police Professional Standards Unit.

World News Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian in West Bank: ministry
Author: 0 Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian in West Bank: ministry

The US Consulate in Jerusalem declined comment, Reuters reported . "Abbas has called Trump's Jerusalem declaration a "slap in the face" and said the United States could no longer be an honest broker in peace diplomacy". His declaration drew universal condemnation from Arab leaders, stirred Palestinian street protests and drew widespread global criticism. Israel's government regards Jerusalem as the eternal and indivisible capital of the country, although that is not recognized ...

World News Special bus for Rahul Gandhi's campaign in Karnataka arrives
Author: 0 Special bus for Rahul Gandhi's campaign in Karnataka arrives

Officially launching the Congress campaign for the state assembly elections, Rahul also attended a musical event in Shillong on Tuesday. In post on twitter, Mr Gandhi, who is on a two day visit to Meghalaya to kickstart the party's campaign for the state assembly elections, said, 'Huge crowds, excitement and energy here in Meghalaya, where we launched our campaign today for the assembly elections.

World News Delegates at Syrian peace conference announce progress
Author: 0 Delegates at Syrian peace conference announce progress

It added that the final agreement on the "mandate and terms of reference, powers, rules of procedure, and selection criteria for the composition" of the committee is to be reached in the UN-led Geneva process. "We were surprised that none of the promises that were given had been kept, the ferocious bombing of civilians had not stopped nor the flags and banners of the regime (been) removed", he said in a video recorded at the airport.

Author: 0 Outrage sparks over Pico Rivera councilman's anti-veteran rant

Then he seeks affirmation from these adolescents gathered in front of him because they are required to be in class, asking them to ponder if it isn't true that their "Uncle Louies" in the armed services are hardly as smart as academics or intellectuals.

World News After Elton John, now Paul Simon quits touring with farewell London show
Author: 0 After Elton John, now Paul Simon quits touring with farewell London show

Billed as the legendary singer's "Farewell Performance", the line-up will also featuring special guests James Taylor & His All-Star Band and Bonnie Raitt . After forming his seminal singing duo with Art Garfunkel at the age of 13, Simon struck out on his own in the early '70s, eventually releasing award winning LPs like Still Crazy After All These Years and Graceland .

World News Trump tried to fire Mueller
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Trump backed off when his White House counsel Don McGahn responded he would quit rather than carry out the order, advising senior White House officials the firing would be "catastrophic", NYT said, citing four unnamed people it reported had been told of the matter.

World News Kenyan opposition leader sworn in as 'people's president'
Author: 0 Kenyan opposition leader sworn in as 'people's president'

The attorney-general had warned that Mr Odinga could be charged with treason if the event went ahead - an offence that can carry the death penalty. As for now not many are sure of what will happen now that Raila Odinga has declared himself the 5th president of Kenya.

World News Hamas official in Gaza dies three weeks after unexplained shooting
Author: 0 Hamas official in Gaza dies three weeks after unexplained shooting

Three weeks earlier, the movement had announced that al-Alami shot himself in the head while inspecting his personal weapon in his home in Gaza . Al-Alami was seen as hardliner in the Palestinian Sunni-Islamic fundamentalist organisation and a funeral procession for him in Gaza City saw hundreds take to the streets including several top Hamas officials.

World News UK Court of Appeal Reportedly Rules Bill on State Surveillance Program Unlawful
Author: 0 UK Court of Appeal Reportedly Rules Bill on State Surveillance Program Unlawful

Previous year the the Home Office accepted that the Investigatory Powers Act needed changing as a result of a European Court of Justice ruling - but critics said proposed changes fell far short of what was needed. "No politician is above the law". Group director Martha Spurrier said: "This judgment tells ministers in crystal clear terms that they are breaching the public's human rights".

World News IAS officer faces heat for FB post on Kasganj
Author: 0 IAS officer faces heat for FB post on Kasganj

Singh also said in Tuesday's Facebook post that he would write about it all another day. UP's deputy chief minister, Keshav Prasad Maurya , was quoted as saying that his government would take 'cognisance of the tweet and action would be initiated'.