Winter snow watch for Monday through Tuesday

Merkel had been scheduled to arrive late Monday night for meetings with Trump on Tuesday. Accumulation will vary depending on if and when the storm returns to all snow. The heaviest precipitation will be late tonight. The likelihood of blowing snow... More..

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Donald Trump and his oldest son have 'zero contact', admits Donald Jr
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Donald Trump and his oldest son have 'zero contact', admits Donald Jr

In order to withstand scandal and corruption, Trump's plan required a Chinese Wall that would prevent any and all contact between the president and the Trump Organization. Health savings accounts, which are as ...More..

Blue Jackets Beat Flyers in a Battle in Philly
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Blue Jackets Beat Flyers in a Battle in Philly

And in these last few games, we're bound to get some reminders of why and how we ended up here. "I was in the mix a lot and for whatever reason I made a decision to bump the guy on my way back to the bench and ...More..

Trump gives Central Intelligence Agency authority to carry out drone strikes
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Trump gives Central Intelligence Agency authority to carry out drone strikes

Strikes by missile-armed Predator and Reaper drones against oversea targets began under former President George W. Bush and were expanded by Obama. President Donald Trump has given the Central Intelligence Ag...More..

Amnesty Int'l: No justification for PA violently storming peaceful protest
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Amnesty Int'l: No justification for PA violently storming peaceful protest

The security forces also targeted a number of journalists, preventing them from carrying out their job. A'araj, 31, a prominent activist in campaigns against Israel and the Palestinian Authority, was killed l...More..

The French Presidential Candidate François Fillon Has Been Placed Under Formal Investigation
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The French Presidential Candidate François Fillon Has Been Placed Under Formal Investigation

François Fillon was formally charged on Tuesday after allegedly awarding his wife a "fake job" during his time as prime minister of the country between 2007 and 2012. In French legal proceedings, investigative ...More..

Goa Assembly Election: Congress tried to pull a Madhu Koda and failed?
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Goa Assembly Election: Congress tried to pull a Madhu Koda and failed?

However, exit polls that indicated a rout for the Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance in Punjab have been proven right as the ruling alliance was limited to less than 20 seats as well as the predict...More..

What the House GOP Obamacare Replacement Plan Does and Doesn't Do
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

What the House GOP Obamacare Replacement Plan Does and Doesn't Do

Many health policy experts said the bill, if enacted, would lead to a significant number of Americans losing their coverage. Their fix for Obamacare is a beheading - quick and efficient. "The president has stat...More..

Manipur CM Ibobi Singh refuses to quit, says he has majority support
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Manipur CM Ibobi Singh refuses to quit, says he has majority support

Congress leader P Chidambaram said, on 11 March, that the BJP's massive poll victories in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand were testament of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal. Politics based around mathematica...More..

North Korea warns United States of 'merciless' attacks
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

North Korea warns United States of 'merciless' attacks

This is while a US Navy spokesman said the Carl Vinson aircraft carrier was on a pre-planned regular visit to the region, during which it would also take part in the joint military drills with South Korean troo...More..

Los Angeles Rams Interested in CB Kayvon Webster?
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Los Angeles Rams Interested in CB Kayvon Webster?

Denver would have liked to bring the 26-year-old back but general manager John Elway said on Monday that the defensive back is seeking more playing time. During his four seasons with the Broncos, Webster had 83...More..

Ibobi Singh resigns, BJP stakes claim to form govt in Manipur
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Ibobi Singh resigns, BJP stakes claim to form govt in Manipur

In Punjab, the Indian National Congress returned to power with 77 seats in the 117 member state assembly. A recent official notification from Manipur Governor Najma Heptullah's office announcing that the in...More..

Girl Guides of Canada suspend travel to US
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Girl Guides of Canada suspend travel to US

Trips for the guides that include connecting flights through American airports have also been dropped. In a statement, the Girl Guides of Canada explain: "We know our members value the safe, inclusive and acc...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Scotland plans to request second independence referendum

Sturgeon said another referendum is inevitable as she can not " pretend " a " compromise agreement " will be reached with the government. "First, I will continue to stand up for Scotland's interests durin...More..

Somali pirates hijack first commercial ship since 2012
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Somali pirates hijack first commercial ship since 2012

Eight crew members were reportedly on board the Dubai-owned Aris 13 merchant tanker at the time of the hijack , said John Steed of Oceans Beyond Piracy, an aid group involved in mediation efforts to free the...More..

Asda cuts fuel prices by 2p per litre
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Asda cuts fuel prices by 2p per litre

Latest figures show the average price of petrol in the United Kingdom is 120p, while diesel is 122.9p. "We're very relieved retailers have acted without any need for outside encouragement". Sainsbury's has ye...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

No evidence of Chinese retaliation over THAAD

Besides reassuring Seoul of Washington's unwavering support, Tillerson needs to make it clear to his Chinese interlocutors that, instead of pushing a self-defeating strategy, China would be much better off ...More..

Ex-SolGen to represent De Lima in SC oral arguments
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Ex-SolGen to represent De Lima in SC oral arguments

FORMER Solicitor General Florin Hilbay will represent detained Senator Leila De Lima in Tuesday's oral arguments at the Supreme Court on the senator's petition to seeking to nullify her arrest over drug charges...More..

We will support any non-Congress party in Manipur: NPF
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

We will support any non-Congress party in Manipur: NPF

Manohar Parrikar will be sworn in as the chief minister of Goa at 5 pm on Tuesday. On Sunday, the BJP-led alliance meet Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla to stake claim to form the new government in the state ...More..

One crew member found in search for missing Coast Guard helicopter
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

One crew member found in search for missing Coast Guard helicopter

A frantic search for three other crew members continues. "That person is in critical condition - we don't hold out much hope for this person", Eugene Clonan, acting director of the Irish Coast Guard, told RT...More..

'We must restore Western civilization for the world'
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

'We must restore Western civilization for the world'

Journalist Tom Brokaw said the "somebody else's babies" who King derogatorily referred to were among the ranks of American troops risking their lives overseas. He pointed to Western Europe, where he said low ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Four reasons to watch the Dutch Election

His blunt talk, patriotic views, and even his haircut are eerily reminiscent of Donald Trump. His Party for Freedom (PVV) has lost support in recent weeks after narrowly topping the polls in December, partl...More..

Headscarves can be banned at work, European court rules
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Headscarves can be banned at work, European court rules

While in June that year, Ms Achbita was dismissed because of her insistence on wearing the Islamic headscarf at work. The court said that because the company didn't have a rule banning religious symbols, as G4S...More..

Charlotte Hogg quits as Bank deputy governor over code of conduct breach
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Charlotte Hogg quits as Bank deputy governor over code of conduct breach

Minutes after the MPs' report was released the Bank announced her resignation. It comes after Ms Hogg told the Committee at a hearing that she always declared areas of conflicts of interests and was compliant...More..

Winter Storm Warning Issued with Heavy Snow Likely
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Winter Storm Warning Issued with Heavy Snow Likely

In general, higher amounts are expected north of Indianapolis with lesser amounts the farther south you go. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel unsafe. Impacts.the heavy snow will...More..

Bishop Eamon Casey Dies, Aged 89
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Bishop Eamon Casey Dies, Aged 89

He would have been 90 next month. President Higgins yesterday evening led tributes to Casey. "Bishop Casey spoke out courageously in defence of persecuted communities overseas and was willing to place himse...More..

Top Saudi prince to meet Trump in White House visit
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Top Saudi prince to meet Trump in White House visit

Prince Mohammed will be the highest-ranking Saudi official to hold talks with Trump since the United States leader took office in January. The White House has not commented on the visit or meeting between the t...More..

South Korea's Constitutional Court Upholds Impeachment And Removes President From Office
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

South Korea's Constitutional Court Upholds Impeachment And Removes President From Office

Park will not vacate the official residence of the president of South Korea, the Blue House, on Friday as her aides are preparing for her return to her private home in southern Seoul . A Gallup Korea poll cond...More..

Prosecutors could summon Park Geun-hye as early as this week: pundits
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Prosecutors could summon Park Geun-hye as early as this week: pundits

As president, Park repeatedly refused to make herself available for questioning, but has now been stripped of the executive privilege that gave her immunity from prosecution. The Blue House confirmed that Park ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Syrupy Song Explains Why China is Mad About THAAD

The first deployment of Thaad assets to the Republic of Korea occurred while I was in Beijing and intensified the discussions. Official Chinese media warn that Korean companies will pay a price in the Chinese...More..

by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Uber rolls out real-time ID check in PH

The verification process will take place before the driver access the app or accepts a ride. Uber will be using Microsoft's Cognitive Services for face detection. They did an extensive pilot and U.S. rollout ...More..

Provisions To Watch In The GOP's Proposed Health Care Law
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Provisions To Watch In The GOP's Proposed Health Care Law

Action on Obamacare was an "urgent necessity" he said . President Donald Trump is threatening to support primary candidates of any Republican congressman who doesn't sign off on the GOP's health care repl...More..

Malaysia, North Korea to Begin Talks to Allow Citizens to Return Home
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Malaysia, North Korea to Begin Talks to Allow Citizens to Return Home

Malaysia issued a similar ban for the 315 North Koreans still in the country. No one so far has come forward to claim the body, Malaysian authorities have said. Inspector-General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar said...More..

Syrian armed opposition not to participate in Astana-3 talks
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Syrian armed opposition not to participate in Astana-3 talks

The new worldwide Astana meeting is being held on March 14-15. Smoke rises after strikes on rebel-held Deraa city, Syria March 10, 2017. Furthermore, Tehran and Ankara are represented at a new meeting on Sy...More..

Iran to Unveil Advanced Homegrown Tank Tomorrow
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Iran to Unveil Advanced Homegrown Tank Tomorrow

Tehran kicked off the mass production of a main battle tank called Karrar at a ceremony attended by Iran's defense minister. Iran's semi-official Fars news agency is reporting that the country has unveiled the ...More..