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Heavy snow to continue through Wednesday

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Best chance for accumulations is south of the turnpike and mainly on grassy surfaces, especially across Franklin and Adams Counties. When you get a sudden stratospheric warning event like we saw in Jan, it often means you can get more than one/two/three bouts of colder weather. Read More »

AfCFTA: MAN Wants FG To Renegotiate Trade Conditions

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President Muhammadu Buhari who leads Africa's largest economy, Nigeria , cancelled his planned trip to the summit citing a need for further domestic consultations about the deal. Other expected leaders at the historic signing include Niger, Chad, Congo Brazzaville , Togo, Mauritania, Gabon, Guinea, Senegal, Mali, Madagascar, Guinea Bissau, Mozambique, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Libya, Comoros, Sahrawi, Lesotho, Gambia, and Angola. Read More »

Venezuela Slams US President For Banning Transactions In Petro

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The US Agency for International Development (USAID) will release Dollars 2.5 million to help to finance the humanitarian assistance to Venezuelans in Colombia. The Petro ICO started up under the insistence of Nicolas Maduro - the Venezuelan President (possibly with help from other countries) despite claims from the National Assembly that the Petro was illegal, and arguments that the cryptocurrency represents a forward sale of Venezuela's oil, which would spark more corruption within ... Read More »

Twitter reveals that 'Black Panther' is its most-tweeted-about movie ever

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It took only 26 days for " Black Panther " to crack $ 1 billion at the global box office, and since opening last month the film has been at the top of the box office five weeks in a row. The most shared post came from Kendrick Lamar when he revealed the soundtrack, with over 240,000 retweets, followed by Michelle Obama's endorsement of the film, which scored nearly 140,000 retweets. Read More »

Ignoring Problems With Russia, Trump Congratulates Putin On Victory

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It said Putin and Trump also discussed North Korea , Syria, and Ukraine, while the conversation was focused on overcoming problems in bilateral relations. The White House said Trump limited conversation to "shared topics" on which the U.S. and Russian Federation could find common ground, like Ukraine, Syria, and North Korea. Read More »

Minneapolis officer faces felony charges for Justine Damond shooting

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The warrant that called for his arrest spells out the charges against Noor and provides a moment-by-moment narrative of the deadly encounter by Noor's partner, Officer Matthew Harrity . "I'm dying" or "I'm dead", she said. The two officers were wearing body cameras and as per city policy enacted in 2016. "They asserted that justice "'demands accountability for those responsible for recklessly killing those they are sworn to protect". Read More »

Wolfe Research Downgrades Dominion Energy Midstream Partners (DM) to Peer Perform

The latest exchange of 0.06 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 65.36 Million shares. Dominion Energy Midstream Partners (NYSE:DM) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January 29th. Therefore 89% are positive. Johnson & Johnson had 91 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, November 17 report. Read More »

USA arrests Iranian over alleged US$115m sanctions evasion scheme

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Trump's firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson last week as well as his choice of Central Intelligence Agency director Mike Pompeo to replace him is further indication that the USA may pull out of the Iran deal. "We must not exclude Iran's responsibility in the proliferation of ballistic missiles and in its very questionable role in the near- and Middle East", France's Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian told reporters as he arrived at a meeting with his counterparts to discuss Iran. Read More »

Missing Indians found in Iraq mass grave

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Thanking the Baghdad-based Martyrs Foundation for its help in establishing the identities of the Indians on priority, Swaraj said, "It has been the most hard and complex task to get the proof... However, while addressing the media, Swaraj said that the government did not keep anyone in the dark on the issue of 39 Indians killed in Iraq's Mosul. Read More »

Saudi crown prince to meet with Trump amid marathon US tour

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Mr Trump displayed cue cards showing Saudi military purchases from the United States at more than $12.5 billion as he touted investments and economic co-operation with the Kingdom. Illustrative: In this Saturday, March 29, 2014 file photo, a woman drives a auto in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, as part of a campaign to defy Saudi Arabia's ban on women driving. Read More »

Mississippi's Governor Has Signed The Nation's Most Restrictive Abortion Ban Into Law

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Reeves said in court that the "ultimate question" is whether a state can ban abortion before viability . Bryant called Reeves' ruling "disappointing". The law's only exceptions are if a foetus has health problems making it "incompatible with life" outside of the womb at full term, or if a pregnant woman's life or a "major bodily function" is threatened by pregnancy. Read More »

The Pennsylvania GOP is having a very bad 2018

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Tom Wolf said. On Monday, Alito, a Republican , who was appointed to the court by President George W. Bush, shot down a request by GOP legislative leaders in the Pennsylvania General Assembly to stay a new congressional map set to take effect for the spring primary and this November's general election. Read More »

Terrorists' Digital Messages Target of Southeast Asia-Australia Pact

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North Korea is pursuing its weapons programmes in defiance of U.N. Security Council sanctions and has boasted of its plans to develop a missile capable of hitting the USA mainland. In a meeting earlier this month, Modi and Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang committed to more defense equipment deals and joint exploration in the worldwide waterway, prompting criticism from Beijing. Read More »

Autonomous Uber prototype kills pedestrian on public road

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She later died at a hospital. The Uber vehicle was in autonomous mode, with an operator behind the wheel, when it hit a woman walking in the street in the city of Tempe , according to the San Francisco-based company. Uber Comms, Uber's PR page on Twitter posted, "Our hearts go out to the victim's family". "If you're driving a auto, you don't need a fish and game permit". Read More »

Trump bans Venezuelan cryptocurrency in the US

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Venezuela rejected the sanctions, which it says are illegal under global law. The White House recently barred USA banks from purchasing new Venezuelan debt, one of the biggest blows to Venezuela's economy. "The Vice President will call on all members to increase pressure on the Maduro regime to restore the country's democracy and address the humanitarian crisis unfolding in Venezuela ", Pence's spokeswoman, Alyssa Farah, said today in a statement. Read More »

Kohl's joins retailers in opposing Trump tariffs

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The White House declined to comment Monday. Among other things, the United States administration had accused Beijing of forcing USA companies to turn over proprietary commercial information and intellectual property as a condition of operating in the Asian nation. Read More »

Spring Snow: Wintry mix starts Tuesday, but storm looks more likely Wednesday

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New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Motorists should plan on hard travel conditions with the possibility of significant reductions in visibility, according to a weather service statement. The watch is in effect from 8 a.m. Wednesday to 8 a.m. Thursday . The system that affects the region early and in the middle of this week is quite complex and is posing more than a few forecasting, the first being brought on by the fact that this system is really going to come in two ... Read More »

Kelly seeks to reassure White House staff, pledges 'no immediate personnel changes'

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But during Friday mornings national security briefing in the Oval Office, a White House official said told the New York Times that Trump told McMaster, "Youre not going anywhere". issued a new list of individuals and entities that are to be added to USA sanctions, Urquhart-Stewart said, "the issue with Russia certainly that seems to haven't had too much affect of yet mainly because we don't actually know what the retaliation is going to be from Russia but so much LNG (liquefied natural gas) ... Read More »

Asian leaders congratulate Xi on re-election

Xi chairs both the state and the party's military commission . 18 de marzo de 2018, 08:51Beijing, Mar 18 (Prensa Latina) Rulers from all continents and leaders of global organizations sent today congratulatory messages to President Xi Jinping for his re-election and wished success in his efforts to turn China into a stronger State. Read More »

State police increase patrols for St

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According to a press release from the Larimer County Sheriff's Office, the Northern Colorado Traffic Safety Task Force, working in conjunction with the Weld County DUI Task Force, will conduct saturation patrols from Friday through Sunday. The next major DUI crackdown will occur on Cinco de Mayo. Plan a way to get home or designate a sober driver in advance. Make sure that if you drink, you don't drive and if you drive, don't drink this weekend. Read More »

Parkland shooting surveillance videos released

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Instead of a walkout, the Student Council Association found their own way to honor the memories of the 17 people killed. According to Greenbier Public School's policy book , students being given corporal punishment should be "given an explanation of the reasons for the punishment and be given an opportunity to refute the charges, administered privately - i.e. Read More »

Canada has its best Paralympic Winter Games ever

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Ekaterina Rumyantseva of the Neutral Paralympic Athletes won the silver medal with a time of 22 minutes, 13.8 seconds. In the men's 10K classic visually impaired classification, Jake Adicoff and guide Sawyer Kesselheim skied to a silver medal, the first of the Paralympics for Adicoff. Read More »

Mueller seeks documents on biz, Russian Federation

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The organization has previously said it voluntarily provided documents to the special counsel . Though it is not clear how much of the subpoena is related to Trump's business outside ties to Russia , Trump said in an interview with The New York Times in July that the special counsel would be crossing a red line if he looked into his family's finances beyond any relationship with Russia. Read More »

Tremors in NDA as Telugu Desam exits

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday welcomed Telugu Desam Party's ( TDP ) decision of breaking alliance with the National Democratic Alliance (NDA). The YSRC had Thursday issued a notice to the Lok Sabha Secretary-General for moving a no-confidence motion against the NDA government. He made a U-turn subsequently reviving the alliance with them in 2014 in a "do or die" battle for the TDP after being out of power for a decade. Read More »

Zinke Says 'Konnichiwa' To Japanese-American Congresswoman

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Colleen Hanabusa about the preservation of confinement camps where Japanese-Americans were held during World War II. "David Inoue is the executive director of the Japanese American Citizens League, he said,"$3 million is not a lot of money in the grand scheme of our federal budget, but when you talk about giving $50,000 for a quality education program, it really opens up the learning base for who is going to learn about what happened during World War II". Read More »

Armenia ranked 129th in UN World Happiness Report

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One of the major themes of this year's report was the intersection of migration and happiness, and countries were also ranked based on the happiness of their immigrants. "We obviously have a social crisis in the United States: more inequality, less trust, less confidence in government", the head of the SDSN, Professor Jeffrey Sachs of New York's Columbia University, told Reuters as the report was launched at the Vatican's Pontifical Academy of Sciences. Read More »

Meet BJP's 11 candidates for 10 Rajya Sabha seats in UP

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Congress had on Sunday announced names of 10 candidates for the biennial Rajya Sabha elections in seven states, including Abhishek Manu Singhvi from West Bengal and senior journalist Kumar Ketkar from Maharashtra. Two Independents, who were also in the fray withdrew their candidature, so there was no contest. Ruling out support to B.M. Farooq of the JD (S) for the third Rajya Sabha seat from the State, the Congress has chose to field AICC Spokesperson Syed Naseer Hussain, former ... Read More »

US Secretary of State, Tillerson, meets Buhari in Aso Rock

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Speaking at a joint news conference with Chad's Foreign Minister Mahamat Zene Cherif in the country's capital, N'Djamena, Tillerson was hopeful that Chad could be removed from the Trump administration's travel restriction list. After stops in Ethiopia, Djibouti and Kenya , which were overshadowed by US President Donald Trump's surprise announcement on talks with North Korea, he squeezed visits to Chad and Nigeria into just one day. Read More »

Celebrate National Pi Day with pie in Las Vegas

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And if you don't feel like going out, try cooking up one of our favorite pie recipes . Even if you're not a fan of math, we can all get behind pie. Tenzo Matcha Tea Pie is a Pi Day special at The Pie Hole . Willamette Valley Pie Co.: $1 slice of pie and $3.14 off any 9-inch pie (limit 2). You don't need to be a mathematician to understand what Pi Day means to your pocketbook. Read More »