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Buhari orders police to open all Lagos roads during visit

Rotimi Akeredolu (Ondo) and Ibikunle Amosun (Ogun), in a communiqué issued at the end of a two-day quarterly meeting in Ikeja, also ratified a document allowing Lagos to acquire land in their respective states for rice cultivation and production.

NWS: Scattered showers, thunderstorms possible on Peninsula Friday

Today , the sun will rise at 7:15:19 a.m. and set at 7:54:00 p.m. Today - A chance of rain and snow showers, mainly before 7 a.m. South wind 10 to 16 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. ...

Bihar: Clash erupts in Nawada over vandalised idol

A number of vehicles and shops were torched following violent clash between two groups in Bypass locality in Nawada district today. Rioters set ablaze more than 20 shops and stones were pelted at those who were participating in a Rama Navami processi...

European Union urges independent probe into Gaza deaths

On Friday Israeli troops opened fire on Palestinians who strayed from a main protest camp attended by tens of thousands and approached the heavily fortified fence cutting off the blockaded Gaza Strip. Israeli troops fired warning shots toward P...

Rangasthalam box office collection: Ram Charan's film is on fire

Hats off to you Charan". NTR and Ram Charan will be acting together in Rajamouli's next big-budgeted movie. Rangasthalam grossed more than 50 crores on it's first day box office worldwide which is incredible for a film set in some remote fictiona...

After Aligarh and Meerut, Bhimrao Ambedkar's another statue vandalized in Allahabad

Similar incidents have also been reported from other parts of the country with statues of social reformer Ramasamy Periyar's and Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee being vandalised in different parts of the country. "The BJP government in Utt...

Sponsors flee Fox host's show amid spat with Parkland student

The 14 advertisers that have dropped Ingraham's show since Wednesday include: Office Depot, Liberty Mutual, Jenny Craig, Nutrish, Atlantis Paradise Island, Stitch Fix, Global investment group Principal, Johnson & Johnson, Hulu , Expedia, Nestle ,...

Internal FBI report shows discrepancy between McCabe and Comey accounts

He said he thought he was a political target because he was a key witness in the special counsel Robert Mueller's inquiry into whether Trump tried to obstruct an ongoing federal investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election. The action...

BJP files defamation case against Rahul Gandhi to derogate PM Modi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday kept up his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) leaks, saying he would now write a sequel to his book " Exam Warriors " to teach students stress reli...

Suspect in Hopkinsville officer's death killed by Police

A prayer vigil is set for Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m.at the Hopkinsville police station. He was transported to a hospital where he later died. Shortly afterwards, Meacham was shot and killed . Ashland Police Chief Todd Kelley says an attempted mur...

Private Autopsy Shows Stephon Clark Was Shot From Behind Several Times

Police had previously said officers fired 20 shots at Clark on the evening of March 18, when they responded to a 911 call about a man who was breaking vehicle windows. Another injured his spinal cord; others "perforated" his chest cavity and lungs,...

New Jersey lottery player wins Mega Millions jackpot

A lucky victor has a $521 million Mega Millions ticket. Friday's drawing was exactly six years after the largest-to-date Mega Millions jackpot when three tickets from Illinois, Kansas and Maryland split a $656 million payout . Numbers have been ...

Pippa Middleton's Father-In-Law Arrested Over Allegations of Sexually Assaulting a Minor

The successful businessman has already been released on bail, and comes after police investigation which began last September. The rape case is being dealt with by the Juvenile Protection Brigade (BPM) of the Paris judicial police. Vogue Williams a...

Easter snow? Easter rain? Sunday's forecast is not warm and fuzzy

A cold front could bring a chance of showers late this afternoon through early Thursday , when the high should reach the mid- to upper 40s. Right now, the chances of anything beyond snow showers looks pretty small, but I'll keep an eye on it.

Chilly weather expected heading into Easter Weekend

Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. A few light rain/snow showers are possible Monday with a better chance of rain/snow Tuesday . Good agreement exists between the latest weather models in maintaining a general mild, northwesterly flow aloft ...

EC Constitutes Panel to Probe Leak of Karnataka Poll Dates

In another tweet , Ramya said this was not the first time Shah had expressed such feelings towards Yeddyurappa. "I made a mistake but people of Karnataka will not make a mistake while electing new government", he said at the Navashakti Samavesh in...

Howard University students continue second day of protests over financial aid scandal

Juan Demetrixx, a senior at the university, said protesters would remain as long as it takes. "I am listening to you, and I am challenging my team to make the changes you are expressing a dire need to see". The school's president, Wayne A.I. Freder...

DOJ Launches PROBE into FISA Warrant 'ABUSE' Against Trump Campaign

Sessions told congressional committees in a letter Thursday that a senior federal prosecutor , Utah's USA attorney John W. Huber, is continuing to evaluate "certain issues", including whether such an appointment is necessary. Senate Judiciary Ch...

Ireland rugby stars cleared of party rape

On Wednesday, they were sent out again by Judge Patricia Smyth at 10:20. Pic Kevin Scott Paddy Jackson Stuart Olding Blane McIlroy Rory Harrison Rory Harrison leaves court. She was one of several women who had come to his house after meetin...

Oklahoma approves teacher pay increase while Arizona educators rally

Sam Brownback's (R) veto, and on Wednesday night, Oklahoma lawmakers gave final approval to a bill that will generate $450 million in new revenue from a $1-a-pack surcharge on cigarettes, increasing the gas tax by 3 cents and 6 cent for diesel, a...

Mega Millions winning numbers drawing yields no victor; lottery jackpot at $502M

No one won the Mega Millions jackpot Tuesday night, meaning you have another chance to win big! No one has won the Mega Millions jackpot since early January. Both lottery's are a USA multi-state lottery with prizes often reaching into hundreds of m...

Trump's lawyer allegedly raised possibility of pardons for Manafort, Flynn

John Dowd , the former lead defense attorney in charge of managing President Donald Trump's communications with the special counsel Robert Mueller , suggested the possibility of pardons for two of the most critical figures in the Russian Feder...

Canadian student pleads guilty to mass shooting that killed six at mosque

Bisonnette will understand I'm not a medical expert", Justice Huot said. "I'd like to ask for your forgiveness for all the harm I caused you, even though I know what I did is unforgivable", he said. He did not offer any further insight into his mot...

Playboy deletes its Facebook accounts following Cambridge Analytica scandal

Lawmakers in the United States and Europe are demanding to know more about Facebook's privacy practices after a whistleblower said Cambridge Analytica improperly accessed data to target US and British voters. According to Wylie, a third-party app f...

Smith, Warner get 12-month bans: Aussie media

Smith , the star of Australian cricket after leading the team to a 4-0 Ashes rout of England a few months ago, is expected to be fired as captain. They are returning to Australia from Johannesburg on Wednesday night in disgrace. Adding to that ...

Sheriff: Md. school shooter killed self

Initial reports suggested that Deputy First Class Blaine Gaskill , the resource officer at Great Mills High School , in Great Mills, Md ., might have killed the shooter, 17-year-old Austin Rollins. "Oh, my knee hurts bad", Barnes is heard in a 911...

Retired Supreme Court Justice calls for repeal of Second Amendment

Of course, the means to repeal the amendment also dates back to the 18th century. At the same time , the path he advocates would present distinctive challenges and hazards. It's dollars to doughnuts that very soon - to be chargrin of the NRA and i...

Ride-hailing giant Uber selling up to Grab across Southeast Asia

Poe, who chairs the Senate public services committee, said there should be no service disruption despite the deal which the two ride hailing companies have finalized, as reported by Bloomberg News. Pulling out of markets like Southeast Asia would b...

Ryan Costello makes it official: He's not seeking re-election to Congress

It's been a very tough decision for me to make, but I think I'm making the right decision". "It is a sad commentary on the state of our culture and political environment". Costello, though, was a young and talented incumbent. The redrawn district...

First Alert Weather: Cold Then a weekend warm up

Winter Weather Advisories will also go into effect for Smyth and Tazewell counties in southwest Virginia and for Pike county in Kentucky. Snow with embedded heavier bands will spread east across the region this afternoon . The low tonight will ...

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Iran's Khamenei criticizes U.S. over hard-line stance

But European companies say they are anxious about getting caught up in the new USA sanctions, given the extent of Washington's global reach, and some have already started pulli...

Pulitzer prize-winning novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

Roth won the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for his acclaimed novel American Pastoral . Tributes poured in Wednesday honouring the late U.S. literary giant Philip Roth , who...

Tesla's Musk admits Model 3 braking issue, promises fix

While these conclusions by Consumer Reports sound pretty favorable, the Model 3 still fell short of a Recommended rating for a number of reasons. Toni Sacconaghi, an analyst at...

Brandi Chastain hall of fame plaque barely resembles U.S. soccer star

The plaque looks absolutely nothing like Chastain and is actually unbelivably atrocious. " Brandi Chastain is one of the most lovely athletes I've ever covered", writes Ann Ki...

Unai Emery outlines Arsenal aims in first press conference

Emery moved to Sevilla where he won three consecutive Europa League trophies in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Arsenal , though, are sure they have a "serial victor ". At the age of 48 ...

Amazon's Facial 'Rekognition' Tool Used By Cops Is Cheaper Than Netflix

Emails obtained by the ACLU through freedom of information requests show that the company worked with the city of Orlando, Florida and the Washington County Sheriff's Office in O...

Planned Parenthood Slams White House On Proposed 'Gag Rule'

It is irresponsible that in a state with a maternal mortality rate four times worse than the national average, the government is willing to take away care women desperately need to...

Kane Williamson becomes leading run-scorer in IPL 2018

Chasing 140 for victory, Chennai were in a shambles at 62-6 when Du Plessis stepped up with his 42-ball blitz that made the two-time champions achieve their target with five ball...

Today is the deadline to register to vote in June primary

As the polls close and the results start coming in, you can stay updated on the races that matter to you here at WYMT. Voters can vote only at precinct-specific locations that are ...

Farm Bill Failure and Trade War Create Uncertainty for Farmers

The House had the opportunity to attach strong, conservative amendments to this bill , yet failed to do so, resulting in a tanked farm bill . The House plans seven weeks, and the...

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Syrian army controls capital after ousting Islamic State

Syrian army controls capital after ousting Islamic State

The Iranian-backed militias, including the Lebanese group Hizballah, have been key - along with Russian air power - in aiding Syrian government forces to recapture huge areas aro...

Trump And South Korean President Plot Strategy On North Korean Nukes

Trump And South Korean President Plot Strategy On North Korean Nukes

Trump has and warned that failure to reach a denuclearisation agreement could lead to "decimation" of Kim's rule. President Trump listens to a question during a meeting in the ...

Trump Praises New CIA Director Gina Haspel At Her Swearing

Trump Praises New CIA Director Gina Haspel At Her Swearing

Gina Haspel has been sworn in as the first female director of the Central Intelligence Agency at a ceremony attended by US President Donald Trump , despite controversy surroun...

LeBron James' 44 helps Cleveland Cavaliers even series with Boston Celtics

LeBron James' 44 helps Cleveland Cavaliers even series with Boston Celtics

James was efficient, scoring 27 points on 8-of-12 shooting while adding 12 assists, five rebounds, two blocks, and two steals. "All four teams are really good". When you are not ...

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

'American Idol' finale: And the victor is …

Poppe began to cry and she was then met with a hug from host Ryan Seacrest . Below is all the information you need to watch American Idol online and live Monday to catch the...

Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election

Bernie Sanders announces he will seek re-election

Sanders says he still has many things to accomplish in the U.S. Senate and his planned announcement on Monday concerning his political future "will not come as a great surprise to ...

Toxic acid cloud over Hawaii after lava hits ocean

Toxic acid cloud over Hawaii after lava hits ocean

A spokesperson from the Hawaii County mayor's said that lava spatter "can weigh as much as a refrigerator and even small pieces of spatter can kill." The agency highlighted a la...

Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

Maximum stakes on fixed-odds gambling machines to be cut to £2

But, Peter Jackson, Chief Executive Officer for Paddy Power Betfair, reportedly welcomed the reduction and explained that the Dublin-headquartered firm has always been anxious ...

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

Woman Mauled To Death By Pack Of Small Dogs, Police Investigating

The euthanasia expert, Amanda Dinwiddie, confirmed six of the canines were "a mix of dachshund and terrier, while the other was believed to be a border collie mix". "This is a bad ...