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A Few Scattered Storms Today. Widespread Rain Tonight

A line of storms will push across central and south Alabama, potentially producing strong straight line winds and possibly a few tornadoes. While the Moderate...


Schools lockdown after hoax threat to drive vehicle into pupils

They divert police resources and cause disruption and alarm to the public". " Enquiries are being carried out to establish the facts and forces are working to...


Saudi crown prince, on USA visit, urges tough line on Iran

The partnership includes joint researches, student exchange and entrepreneurship programmes. In addition to the warm welcome accorded to the Crown Prince, the...


China says North Korea's Kim pledged commitment to denuclearization

A senior USA official who follows North Korea closely said the available evidence suggested that Kim had travelled to Beijing to meet Chinese President Xi Jinpi...


Trump Is Ending Deportation Protection For Liberians

Near the start of the year, Trump's administration also ended temporary legal immigration status for 200,000 Salvadorans in the U.S. The country's Immigrati...


TMC minister accuses BJP of fomenting trouble in WB

Alleging that the state government was doing nothing about the violence, the minister said that Mamata government's insensitivity towards the state is an insult...


Trump reportedly wants to bring back top aide accused of domestic abuse

Sanders, while throwing light on Daniels branding Trump as a "counter-puncher", clarified that she didn't say he "punches back on every single topic". In respon...


White House upbeat over N Korea situation

He has a job to do and a country to run, and he's doing a great job with that. "Sometimes he chooses to specifically engage and punch back and sometimes he does...


Anti-gerrymandering reforms resurface in Colorado after competing groups strike redistricting deal

That isn't the case on foreign trade, however, the economic issue on which Trump has most recently taken action, implementing tariffs aimed at Chinese imports...


Villanova returns to Final 4 with 71-59 win over Texas Tech

An 11-seed playing in the Final Four for only the fourth time in tournament history is just the icing on the cake for this band of hardwood brothers. UConn an...


Driver ploughs into people in San Francisco, critically wounding four

The incident appeared to be isolated and specific, and police did not believe the public was at risk, police spokesman Robert Rueca said. A witness at the scene...


More changes in the Trump administration

Jackson , MD, as the new Secretary of Veterans Affairs. In the meantime, he said Robert Wilkie, an undersecretary at the Pentagon, will take over the agency a...


Baahubali goes to Pakistan

Rajamouli has described Pakistan as the most exciting country he has visited in recent years. Latest update is that the film is going all the way to Pakistan ...


Poland Buys US Anti-missile System For $4.8bn

Fourteen countries, including six North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partners, already own Patriot systems, and more nations intend to purchase the missiles. Th...


Ecuador suspends Julian Assange's outside communication

Ecuador's foreign minister, Maria Fernanda Espinosa, said Wednesday that a delegation would meet with Assange's lawyers in London next week "to explore what al...


Ontario budget: Liberals go into the red with billions in spending promises

The British Columbia government introduced its child-care strategy in February's budget, including a $1-billion investment over the next three years. The 2018...


FG Declares Friday And Monday As Public Holidays For Easter Celebration

Sunday, 11 a.m.to 3 p.m. 973-233-1006. The buns, commonly consumed on Good Friday , are only available for a limited time and 15 percent of the proceeds from t...


Monmouth County sheriff cracks down on distracted driving

According to authorities, driver inattention was a contributing factor in crashes at a rate nine times higher than that of the next highest contributing factor ...


Turkey, EU fail to reach 'concrete solutions'

Juncker said Turkey should release the Greek soldiers before the Greek Orthodox Easter, on 8 April, and pressed that the European Union was the first to exp...


China censors 'Fatty the Third' Internet search as North Koreans visit

If the rumours turn out to be true, this would be the first time Kim would have stepped out of North Korean soil since he took power in 2011. Ties between Ch...


Putin, Erdogan will attend Akkuyu groundbreaking next week: Turkish PM

The talks were frozen completely following the failed coup in July 2016. Before arriving in Bulgaria, Mr Erdogan insisted "EU membership remains our strategic g...


Russian Federation trying to divide West with spy poisoning - Mattis

US President Donald Trump has been accused by his opponents of being too friendly towards Putin, criticising him for failing to confront the Russian leader ov...


Special counsel: Manafort, Gates worked with Russian intelligence agent

Mueller's investigation. The revelation comes in a sentencing memorandum filed against Alex van der Zwaan , a London-based lawyer who pleaded guilty in Feb...


Trump's lawyer discussed idea of him pardoning Flynn, Manafort

In a late Tuesday court filing, the special counsel alleged that this unnamed person worked for one of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's companie...


Kirsten Wesley pleads guilty to manslaughter

The DUI counts involve drugs, according to court records. The final plea date has not yet been docketed. Gay, 55, was charged with two counts of animal tort...


Most of Kentucky under flood watch

Round of heavy rain continue to work across the region through Thursday , with some thunderstorms getting into the mix. Gusty winds and frequent lightning can'...


Morning rain Wednesday; all-day rain Thursday

Easter Sunday will start off very cold, with some areas below zero! Temperatures will steadily fall from the 50s into the 40s allowing us to turn chilly rather...


Judge denies mistrial in Pulse shooter's widow's trial

The 31-year-old mother is accused of helping her husband, Omar Mateen, plan his attack on the Pulse Nightclub in June of 2016. Defence lawyers have argued tha...


Quebec City mosque shooting Alexandre Bissonnette asks for forgiveness

In reading his letter, Bissonnette said he had been "overcome by fear, by negative thoughts and a sort of disgusting kind of despair" before the shootings. In O...


Johns Worboys, the Black Cab Rapist, Will Not Be Released From Prison

The scale of his crimes could be much larger, however; police believe Worboys attacked more than 100 victims between 2002 and 2008, after more women came forwar...


Eighth Amendment Referendum to take place on May 25th

A hotly debated abortion bill that allows women in Ireland to terminate pregnancies in very limited circumstances was passed by legislators in July 2013. Abor...


More Proof Meghan Markle Was Meant To Be In The Royal Family

More than 250 members of the armed forces will perform ceremonial duties at the May 19 wedding. During this time he toured Afghanistan twice and was promoted to...


Former Disney Chanel Actress Caroline Sunshine Joins White House Press Team

In news that should surprise nobody, a former Disney child-star has joined the White House press team. The actress also gained fame for her role alongside Ze...


Hungary expels Russian diplomat in connection with Salisbury nerve agent attack

Taoiseach (Irish prime minister) Leo Varadkar said the move was "an act of solidarity with the UK". In a statement, Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said ...


School District In Denver Is Going To A 4-Day School Week

Payment for supplemental contracts would increase by 1 percent per year, and the current hourly pay rate of $42 per hour would be maintained. The language art...


Prisoner escapes from federal immigration agents at JFK airport

Port Authority Police Officers did not hear of the man's escape until 9:15 p.m., a police spokesman for the agency said. The circumstances surrounding the detai...


Man arrested in possession of hundreds of thousands of child pornography files

Mares was arrested and booked into the Larimer County Jail on 60 counts of Possession of Child Exploitative Material (class 3 felony). The man, who was remand...


Shah's brain fade: BS Yeddyurappa govt most corrupt!

In an immediate reaction, Siddaramaiah took a jab at Yeddyurappa by citing that the BJP's own national president had termed Yeddyurappa as the most corrupt ...


Mayawati defends alliance with SP, slams BJP

He was speaking during budget discussion in Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council. According to a leading daily, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav said tha...


Amid tensions with Turkey, Iraqi PM orders forces to border

Erdogan also said Turkey's would do "what is necessary" if the Iraqi operation in Sinjar failed. "I really don't know if Turkey is swayed by words", a governm...


Karnataka elections: Amit Shah accuses Siddaramaiah govt of dividing Hindus

Mr. Shah corrected the statement after Dharwad MP Pralhad Joshi immediately brought the mistake to his notice. " Bharatiya Janata Party National President A...


Israeli police question Netanyahu for second time in…

Police have recommended he should be charged with bribery, fraud and breach of public trust. It was the second time the prime minister had been questioned in ...


R Kelly accused of grooming a 14-year-old as 'Sex Pet'

Jones says she dated R. Kelly for a two-year period from 2011-2013, and it was during those years these accusations reportedly occurred. Jones said: "I saw ...


Arnaud Beltrame: France bids farewell to heroic policeman

Lakdim was said to have demanded the release of Salah Abdeslam, the key surviving suspect in the November 2015 attacks in Paris which killed 130 people. But...


Myanmar picks new president after predecessor's sudden resignation

Myanmar's Parliament on Wednesday (Mar 28) elected Win Myint as the country's next president. Ms Suu Kyi's civilian government, under her National League fo...


Thousands pack Midtown funeral for fallen FDNY firefighter

Actor Edward Norton was on the scene during the fire because the building was being used for one of his upcoming films. Davidson , 37, died of smoke inhala...


Man Who Exposed Cambridge Analytica Says Company Poisoned His Predecessor

Cambridge Analytica used a quiz app that was on Facebook to collect data about the user's friends, family, the things they liked and how they could be swayed...


Fierce gunfight on with terrorists in J&K's Rajouri district

The forces had, meanwhile, denied a terror attack took place at a CRPF camp. Reports said that intermittent exchange of fire is going on between the suspect...


PM Modi expresses unhappiness over CBSE paper leak issue

At present, the board has not taken any action for the paper leak and it has announced that it is going to conduct the re-examination. "The Board has taken co...


Airline Official Calls for Harsher Penalties on Airplane-Drone Near-Misses

Air New Zealand will operate the new ultra-long-haul route, which will take about 15 hours northbound and just over 16 hours southbound, three times weekly wit...