Winter Storm Warning issued for Lapeer County | The County

The Chicago area-wide Wind Chill Watch for wind chills 50 to 55-degrees below zero takes effect beginning Tuesday evening and continuing through Wednesday and Wednesday night into Thursday morning. Temperatures and wind chills will become dange... More..

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Snow-Ice Warning Issued For Ireland By Met Eireann
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Snow-Ice Warning Issued For Ireland By Met Eireann

Temperatures on Tuesday evening are expected to fall to around -1 degrees overnight. "A patchy covering of 1-2cm is possible at low levels, although some places will see no snow at all". "As always with snow ...More..

Pressure on May to gain concessions on Brexit backstop
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Pressure on May to gain concessions on Brexit backstop

Ahead of Tuesday's votes in the British parliament on a way forward, MPs in May's party are pushing for her to demand the European Union drop the backstop and replace it with something else. Its success depends...More..

Roger Stone: Trump ally, political strategist and Nixon fan
by | Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Roger Stone: Trump ally, political strategist and Nixon fan

Early this morning, a group of 29 heavily armed Federal Bureau of Investigation officers carried out a pre-dawn raid to apprehend the foppish 66-year-old Republican political consultant Roger Stone at the req...More..

Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday - blowing snow
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday - blowing snow

A multi-day episode of very cold wind chills continues. A wind chill advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Afternoon highs will only reach the upper teens, roughl...More..

Countries Concerned by Suspension of Nigerian Chief Justice
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Countries Concerned by Suspension of Nigerian Chief Justice

The chief justice could preside over a disputed election result. President Muhammadu Buhari , who is seeking a second term in office, suspended Chief Justice Walter Onnoghen on Friday over allegedly breachin...More..

Louisiana Shooting Leaves Five Dead, Suspect at Large
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Louisiana Shooting Leaves Five Dead, Suspect at Large

In the news conference, authorities said they do not believe there are other targets. The suspect, who authorities consider "armed and unsafe", is believed to be driving a 2004 Dodge Ram pickup truck that...More..

US President Donald Trump delays State of the Union address
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

US President Donald Trump delays State of the Union address

Trump's first State of the Union address a year ago lasted 80 minutes, making it one of the longest such speeches in US history. The President can not speak in front of a joint session of Congress without ...More..

U.S. nurse arrested for rape of incapacitated patient who had baby
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

U.S. nurse arrested for rape of incapacitated patient who had baby

Phoenix police say his DNA is a match with the baby the woman delivered last month. A nurse accused of raping and impregnating a woman in a vegatative state who lived in a care facility has been given $500,0...More..

Britain's first Brexit-era trade deal will be with Israel, minister says
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Britain's first Brexit-era trade deal will be with Israel, minister says

Mark Cassidy, director of economics and statistics, said: "A disorderly no-deal Brexit has the potential to significantly alter the path of the Irish economy in both the short and medium term, with a substant...More..

GOP Senators Sided With Democrats on Border Wall Funding
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

GOP Senators Sided With Democrats on Border Wall Funding

With the effects of the shutdown spreading on Friday, Trump said a bipartisan congressional conference committee would meet to come up with a plan for border security. Trump's promise of a border wall was cen...More..

North Korea: secret missile headquarters uncovered as nuclear summit nears
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

North Korea: secret missile headquarters uncovered as nuclear summit nears

The telephonic conversation between the two was made after Kim Yong Chol, vice chairman of North Korea's ruling Korean Workers' Party Central Committee, met Pompeo and US President Donald Trump last Friday ...More..

Kamala Harris Is Running for President in 2020
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Kamala Harris Is Running for President in 2020

Senator Harris joins Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of NY and Senator Elizabeth Warren of MA on the list of female senators hoping to earn the party's nomination. In her first remarks after announcing her presi...More..

Erdogan: Turkey Ready to Take Over Security in Syria's Manbij
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Erdogan: Turkey Ready to Take Over Security in Syria's Manbij

In February 2017, he paid his respects to Navy SEAL William "Ryan" Owens , who was killed during a US raid in Yemen. The U.S. military's Central Command said in a statement that the attack happened "while co...More..

Israel attacks Iranian military targets in Syria
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Israel attacks Iranian military targets in Syria

In Tehran, airforce chief Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh said Iran was "fully ready and impatient to confront the Zionist regime and eliminate it from the earth", according to the Young Journalist Club, a ...More..

Zimbabwe government orders another Internet services shutdown
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Zimbabwe government orders another Internet services shutdown

The Zimbabwe Human Rights NGO Forum accused the authorities of cutting off the internet "to mask the massive human rights violations". In Geneva, The U.N. With US dollar notes scarce, Zimbabweans are forced...More..

Giant Great White Shark Frolics With Divers
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Giant Great White Shark Frolics With Divers

Two shark researchers who came face-to-face with what could be one of the largest great whites ever recorded are using their encounter as an opportunity to push for legislation that would protect sharks in ...More..

Merkel warns EU compromise is needed to avert harmful Brexit
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Merkel warns EU compromise is needed to avert harmful Brexit

The prime minister is in a bind. He also revealed that Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and UK Prime Minister Theresa May had texted each other since her defeat in Parliament on Tuesday, but said th...More..

Opposition stages giant joint rally to oust Modi
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Opposition stages giant joint rally to oust Modi

More than 20 national leaders, including former prime minister H D Deve Gowda, his son and Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Sharad Pawar, Farooq Abdul...More..

Man charged with murder of Israeli exchange student in Melbourne
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Man charged with murder of Israeli exchange student in Melbourne

Police appealed to the public for help tracking down the killer of 21-year-old Aiia Maasarwe , whose body was found early Wednesday near the campus of the Melbourne university where she was studying. Aiia ...More..