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Jan 28 2019

Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday - blowing snow

The brunt of the cold air will be felt Friday morning with wind chills between -20 and -30 degrees! At that level, frostbite can occur in 20 minutes. Blizzard condition...

Jan 28 2019

CJN Onnoghen: Buhari power drunk, 2019 election at risk - TMG

Buhari, who was a military ruler in the 1980s and elected to office in 2015, is seeking a second term in the February 16 election. He was cleared of similar non-declara...

Jan 27 2019

Trump Forges Ahead With Plans for His State of the Union

Declaring there are "no security concerns", Mr Trump said he planned to fulfil his "Constitutional duty" to report to Congress on the state of the union. Donald Trump...

Jan 27 2019

Venezuelan US defense attache breaks with Maduro as diplomats leave

Venezuela held presidential elections on May 20, 2018. "However, you suggest a specific solution to this crisis, giving an eight-day ultimatum". Juan Guaido, Presiden...

Jan 27 2019

India puts into orbit satellite 'Microsat R' for DRDO and 'Kalamsat'

It is the first flight of PSLV-DL variant. India launched its first rocket of 2019 yesterday (Jan. 24), lifting two payloads into orbit: a military imaging satelli...

Jan 27 2019

5 dead after shooting spree in Louisiana

He was recently asked to leave the residence and not return, according to authorities. The victims, Billy Ernest , 43, Summer Ernest , 20, and 17-year-old Tanner Ern...

Jan 26 2019

Missing boy, 3, found alive in North Carolina

Deputies said the grandmother and others searched for Casey for about 45 minutes before calling 911. The sheriff's office is getting help from the State Bureau of Inves...

Jan 26 2019

Varadkar warns soldiers may return to border if no deal Brexit

The Treasury just announced a Swiss-UK insurance deal after Brexit - which amounts to one deal, for one sector, for one country, for things to carry on as they are. "If I...

Jan 26 2019

Pelosi rejects 'big down payment' for Trump wall

Trump has threatened to veto legislation that doesn't include wall funding. "I want to thank all of the incredible federal workers and their awesome families who have s...

Jan 23 2019

Special weather statement issued for freezing rain, high winds

Chance of precipitation is 70%. The National Weather Service said a light glaze of ice and minor snow accumulations are possible. In addition to that, any rain left o...

Jan 23 2019

Here's Why This Winter Storm Is So Darn Big

The National Weather Service issued winter storm watches and winter storm warnings for most of the Northeast. A weekend storm is hitting the Philadelphia region tha...

Jan 23 2019

There is now a second woman confirmed pregnant with CRISPR baby

The Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) in the city of Shenzhen, said it had fired the researcher. "Effective immediately, SUSTech will rescind ...

Jan 23 2019

Second Democratic Senator To Announce She's Running. The Numbers Suggest She Shouldn't.

The people of Iowa-the first state to caucus-won't have to wait long to get a look at her. As she works to distinguish herself from likely rivals, Gillibrand will be ab...

Jan 23 2019

Pompeo talks N.Korea with Tokyo and Seoul

Kanasugi, director general of the ministry's Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau, plans to hold talks with Stephen Biegun, U.S. special representative for North Korea , ...

Jan 22 2019

Snowstorm brings frigid weather, travel delays to Northeast

The coast from NY to Boston largely escaped major snowfall Sunday but experienced plummeting temperatures as snow gave way to icy rain and sleet. Customers can reschedule...

Jan 22 2019

Kamala Harris Announces Presidential Run

Democratic Sens. Elizabeth Warren of MA and Kirsten Gillibrand of NY have both announced exploratory committees, a step that Harris is skipping. "I'm running for pr...

Jan 22 2019

Israel publicly acknowledges its airstrikes in Syria

It provided no details. The Israeli military said the action was in response to an Iranian missile fired at the Golan Heights. The overnight strikes came after cros...

Jan 20 2019

Trump to meet families of Americans killed in Syria

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the blast, saying one of its members carried out the suicide attack and detonated his vest with explosives. Wednesday's ...

Jan 20 2019

Johnson urges May to use Brexit loss as leverage

The long-time Eurosceptic left his role as foreign minister in the Summer over his unhappiness with the proposed Brexit deal. Mr Corbyn said with no-deal on the table...

Jan 20 2019

Huge show of strength by non-BJP parties in Kolkata

Over 20 leaders from the Opposition parties attended the show of unity including Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, Farooq Abdullah, MK Stalin, HD Kumaraswamy and Akhi...