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Met Office's 'snow and ice' warning for North East

The latest weather system over Derry comes at a time when the Met Office has upgraded a weather warning of snow and ice across the North from yellow to amber. The spokesperson continued: "Tuesday will be a cold, windy day with widespread heavy show...

Suspect charged in brutal stabbing of UPenn student Blaze Bernstein

Rackauckas said Wednesday it was likely that bail will be set barring the presence of special circumstances in the case, though prosecutors intend to make it as high as they possibly can. The suspect told police he pushed Blaze away. Investigators ...

Three injured in Vancouver shooting at East Broadway and Ontario Street

Police say the shootout was related to the illegal drug trade. Investigators believe that this man was targeted. The youth was reportedly driving with his parents home from Vancouver Saturday evening around 9 p.m. The other man who was injured wa...

White House doctor says President Trump is 'very healthy'

Jackson said Trump scored 100% on a 10-minute dementia test. He is 71 years old and weighs 239 pounds. But Jackson said he spotted "no issues whatsoever" with Trump's mental ability during his first medical exam as a sitting president. "In my opini...

Pastor defends denouncing Trump's 'shithole' comment in front of Pence

On Sunday, while delivering a sermon before many congregants from the countries that Donald Trump referred to as "shitholes", Metropolitan Baptist pastor Maurice Watson held nothing back, calling the president's racism "visceral" and "dehumaniz...

UPenn Student Stabbed Up To 20 Times In California Park

We won't succumb to hate, bitterness, or disillusionment; we will use wisely the time we have left together. "When we stop crying we will start doing positive things to affect change". on January 2. He said that he stopped by the park on the way ba...

Trump Spending MLK Weekend In Mar-a-Lago

Both violations could "pose a direct or significant threat to public health, safety, or welfare", according to state records. Trump has owned Mar-a-Lago, a 1920s-built property with two restaurants and a B&B since 1985; he has branded it the "W...

Ailing construction group Carillion makes last-ditch rescue appeal to creditors

However, Lidington admitted those who worked for private companies would not be granted the same safety net and will be made redundant by Wednesday. Created in 1999 out of the construction firm Tarmac, Carillion acquired the builders George Wimpey...

AIibaba Neural Network Beats Humans In Stanford Reading Test

They used what's known as the Stanford Questions Answering Dataset (SQuAD ), a tool commonly employed in scientific research to assess machine reading comprehension, achieving the best ever score of 82.304, on a par with human comprehension.

'The Harder the Worse': Scotland's First Minister Warns of Brexit Implications

The Scottish first minister, Nicola Sturgeon , said the report strengthened the case for the United Kingdom to retainmembership of the single market, but added that her government's preference was still to stay a full member of the EU . But the Lab...

President Trump lawyer brokered $130000 deal to porn star

According to the Journal , Trump , 71, and Clifford, 38, met at a celebrity golf tournament in July of 2006. It was here that the sexual encounter is said to have taken place. The company denied that it had locked down a story that could have d...

Dolores O'Riordan: Cranberries singer dies aged 46

Dolores won an EBBA (European Border Breakers Awards) in 2008, which recognized her as one of "10 emerging artists or groups who reached audiences outside their own countries with their first internationally released album in the past year".

Turkey sends armed convoys to Syrian border

Turkey sees YPG as the offshoot of outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). The Turkish president said that "despite it all" he wanted to work with the United States in the region and hoped it would not side with the YPG during the Afrin oper...

Morning snow comes to an end, another round moves in tonight

Tonight: Partly cloudy with patchy fog developing. Light to a times moderate snow will continue through Monday morning. Day: A slight chance of snow through the morning. According to the alert, another Arctic ridge of high pressure is building int...

Speeding vehicle flies into second floor of building

Police responded to the 300 block of E. 17th St. on the report of a working vehicle into building collision just north of downtown Santa Ana. The auto was traveling at a high speed when it hit the concrete median. OCFA in Santa Ana of a vehicle that ...

Manning announces US Senate run

The 71-second video weaves together images of white supremacists holding tiki torches in Charlottesville, Virginia, as well as protesters clashing with police elsewhere. Senate in Maryland. "My initial thought quite literally was, 'Donald Trump is ...

Snow and ice could last all week across NI

After that the weather will be changeable and remain cold, he added. Met Office spokesman Luke Miall told express that in higher areas, we "could well be seeing an accumulation of potentially as much as 10cm of snow". There is also a possibility ...

President Trump Tweets That DACA Is 'Probably Dead'

President Trump ordered an end to the program in September and gave lawmakers until March of this year to come up with a legislative fix. "No more Lotteries! #AMERICA FIRST", the president tweeted Sunday. In another tweet Sunday, Trump said he ...

Jeremy Corbyn says Labour doesn't support a second Brexit vote

So I don't quite understand why she [Nicola Sturgeon] would keep saying join the Single Market, when leaving the European Union means you leave the Single Market. Corbyn said he would direct his MPs to vote against the bill when it returned to the Ho...

Maharashtra: Search operations continue to trace missing students

As per the reports, the students of KL Ponda School in Dahanu went for the beach picnic at Parnaka beach on Saturday morning. Students were not provided with life jackets. Boat capsizes in Maharashtra. 32 children have been rescued so far and the r...

Someone has projected the word shithole onto the front of Trump's hotel

But Democratic Senator Dick Durbin said Trump had specifically asked, "Do we need more Haitians?" before launching into a diatribe about African immigration. "Pay Trump bribes here" "emoluments welcome", and "we are all responsible to stand up and ...

Take "Corrective Action" On Judges' Remarks, Says Yashwant Sinha

But Patra, slamming the Congress, said that Indian democracy "has shown the mirror" to the party, and termed its attempt "to fish (for) an opportunity where none existed politically" wrong. "If they say anything to the people of the country, it is ou...

Here's How Some Places Trump Called "Shitholes" Are Reacting To His Comments

The African Union (AU) issued a statement on Friday evening calling Trump's reported remarks outrageous and hurtful. Late-night hosts like Jimmy Kimmel, Trevor Noah, and Stephen Colbert were quick to deride President Trump's reported " shit...

Sex Offender Allowed To Finish College Before Continuing Sentence

Marshall says Neurauter has not been on campus since Tuesday, and has been advised not to return for the remainder of the term. However, a judge delayed the start of his jail time so he could finish his semester at the university. During his sentenci...

Play on words over NSA talks

In a separate reply to The Hindu about the other meetings between the NSAs, the spokesperson said he could only confirm the one that took place on December 26 past year and not those in Thailand and Russian Federation. Since then, however, official...

Man kills mother after video game tantrum

The 28-year-old began shouting while he was playing computer games in his room on Wednesday night, police said. He then blamed his mother and threatened to kill both his parents before he grabbed a handgun in the home. Neighbors said the family was f...

Blue Jays, Donaldson avoid arbitration with record deal

Toronto's remaining arbitration eligible players are right-handers Marcus Stroman and Roberto Osuna . The 2015 AL MVP will be 33 when he hits the market next winter. Blue Jays pitchers and catchers report on Feb 14.to kick off Spring Traing, with ...

Firefighters Rescue Girl, 14, From Home Destroyed In Tragic California Mudslides

It could include everything from urgent, active missing-persons cases being worked by detectives to calls received from acquaintances saying they hadn't been able to reach someone they believe was in Montecito on Tuesday morning when mudslides swep...

North Carolina Congressional Map Ruled 'An Unconstitutional Partisan Gerrymander'

According to attorney Allison Riggs, the ruling is the first time federal judges have struck down congressional districts as partisan gerrymanders. The opinion is the first federal court ruling to strike down a congressional map as representing a p...

Friend With Dirt Under Nails Arrested in Student's Death

Woodward allegedly drove Bernstein to Borrego Park at 11 p.m. January 2, allegedly to meet someone else. "We Do Believe Mr". "We do believe Mr". Barnes said there were inconsistencies with Woodward's account of what happened. "My thoughts are: ...

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Petrol in Patna breaches Rs 83 mark

As on date, taxes account for half of the price consumers pays for petrol and diesel. The prices of Brent crude was seen at $79.19 a barrel at one point on Wednesday, while the I...

Harvey Weinstein surrenders to police, faces rape charges

Weinstein surrendered to police after the Manhattan District Attorney's office and NYPD's months-long investigation into allegations of sexual abuse. The actress and Kelly said t...

Rusal warns sanctions 'materially adverse' to company; CEO, seven directors to resign

Mr Deripaska, who is himself the subject of USA sanctions, had already announced his intention not to stand for re-election to the board. The sanctions hit oligarchs close to Pr...

Arizona Women's Golf Wins the 2018 National Championship

The Women's Golf Coaches Association announced Wednesday before the start of the match that Stephenson won the Golfstat Cup, given to the collegiate player with the lowest stroke...

Cobb gas prices surge as summer begins

Some cities in Texas have already eclipsed $3 per gallon, but the state average price is $2.76. As of 5 p.m. Thursday, the Gasbuddy site ( www.toledoblade.com/gas ) reported a ...

Nate Boulton to suspend campaign amid sexual misconduct allegations

A third woman declined to be named for fear of professional repercussions, according to the newspaper. Boulton, who married his second wife in 2014 after divorcing his first in...

San Antonio Leads Nation in 2017 Population Growth

One Illinois city that saw population bump was Naperville, which gained an estimated 488 residents from 2016 to 2017, according to the Census Bureau. In the one-year comparison, ...

Your guide to Memorial Day events in Eastern Iowa

Monday at Fort Frye High School with the lineup beginning at 8:30 a.m. A second ceremony will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Ravenswood Cemetery. May 25 and 27, Windridge Memorial Park, 7...

A closer look at 10 arrested Saudi women's rights activists

They have been branded as traitors by the Saudi government and absurdly charged with working with foreign entities to destabilize the kingdom. Calling bin Salman's meteoric ris...

Bjorn names Westwood, Harrington, McDowell and Donald as Ryder Cup vice-captains

They join Robert Karlsson, who was previously named as a vice-captain by Bjorn. McDowell, 38, who has fallen to 239th in the world but is a two-time victor at the Ryder Cup venu...

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Trump says China trade deal is 'too hard to get done'

Trump says China trade deal is 'too hard to get done'

The Chinese have promised counter-tariffs targeting products from states politically important to Trump, particularly in the Midwest Farm Belt - the source of intense pressure on ...

Battlefield 5 trailer revealed, set to release in October

Battlefield 5 trailer revealed, set to release in October

And they have advanced upon their Operations mode, now called "Grand Operations", these missions will span four stages, more of this and all multiplayer will be shown at the upcomi...

Guards SHOVE Reporter Out Of EPA Meeting

Guards SHOVE Reporter Out Of EPA Meeting

On Jan. 31, according to House Energy and Commerce Committee Democrats, the EPA met with representatives from the chemical industry. AP reporter Ellen Knickmeyer tweeted that ...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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...