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San Diego to Be on Fire Weather Warning Sunday


Strong winds Saturday, gusting to near 40 miles per hour, combined with very low humidity will create very risky fire conditions, especially across northwestern Oklahoma. Firefighting agencies urge residents to be ready to evacuate. The blaze has burned more than 250,000 acres, or almost 400 square miles, destroyed more than 900 structures and killed two people. Read More »

Trump Delivers Forbidden Words

Policy analysts with the CDC were given the list of forbidden words at a meeting on Thursday with senior officials who oversee the budget, according to the newspaper, which cited an longtime analyst for the agency who took part in the meeting, who was not identified because the person was not authorized to speak publicly. Read More »

Five killed in terrorist attack on church in Quetta


Bugti said the suicide bombers were also reportedly carrying weapons. Sarfraz Bugti, Balochistan's home minister, told Geo News that, according to initial reports, two militants stormed the church, and one blew himself up at the entrance, while the other was shot dead by security forces. Read More »

Manhattan bomber a Bangladeshi-origin New Yorker


All four were being treated for non-life-threatening injuries in what the mayor and police labeled an attempted terror attack. Authorities said three people in the immediate area sustained minor injuries such as ringing in the ear and headache. Read More »

Adele, Carey Mulligan and Marcus Mumford among attendees at Grenfell memorial


The Royal family have shown solidarity with the families whose relatives died in the Grenfell Tower fire by attending a national memorial service. They stood clutching white roses. Musical performances were given by the Ebony Steel Band, who played Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah, the Portobello Road Salvation Army Band, oud player Rihab Azar, an Islamic girls' choir from the Al Sadiq and Al Zahra Schools, and the St Paul's Cathedral Choir. Read More »

Middle Tennessee vs. Arkansas State Live Stream


Middle Tennessee State covered in five of their 12 games but those were spread fairly evenly throughout the schedule. However, in lieu of a good spread line , players can capitalize on a great over/under line . Offensive coordinator Buster Faulkner was on Stockstill's staff from 2011-15. Outside receivers coach Luke Paschall played for Stockstill in 2006, and grad assistant Parks Frazier was an intern on Stockstill's staff in 2015. Read More »

BJP chief Amit Shah debuts in Rajya Sabha


Some of them thumped the desks while others clapped their hands. The Delhi high court on Friday refused to pass any interim order seeking to stay rebel Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav's disqualification as Rajya Sabha MP. Allotted seat in the first row of the second block, Mr Shah entered the Upper House just few minutes after the House met for the day in the morning. The front row seats in the block next of his has AIADMK and TMC leaders. Read More »

AFP charge Sydney man for allegedly acting as agent for North Korea

The police stressed that it was the first arrest under the Weapons of Mass Destruction (Prevention of Proliferation) Act 1995 in Australia. Police allege the man was generating tens of millions of dollars for the Pyongyang regime by arranging the sale of missiles, components and expertise from North Korea to other global entities, and was trying to arrange the transfer of coal from the country to Indonesia and Vietnam. Read More »

CSU players suspended, will sit first half at New Mexico Bowl


Only three other quarterbacks have thrown for at least 8,000 yards and 70 touchdowns for the Thundering Herd, including former Jets quarterback Chad Pennington. While Marshall found its stride, however, Colorado State never looked in sync, getting outgained on offense by a 501-390 margin. Plus, Colorado State offensive coordinator Will Friend departed to join the new coaching staff in Tennessee so the Rams' strength could be somewhat hindered this afternoon. Read More »

Portland Trail Blazers vs Charlotte Hornets: Lineups, preview & prediction 12/16/17


He's averaged 21.2 PTS, 4.1 REB, 2.7 AST, 1 STL, 0.4 BLK and 2.1 TO on the season. Dwight Howard had nine points and 15 rebounds. The ineffective offense of Charlotte (22nd in the National Basketball Association with an offensive efficiency of 103.2) will square off against the elite defense of Portland (third in the league with a defensive efficiency of 102.2). Read More »

Female members of Congressional Black Caucus want Jones seated


On Tuesday, Democrat Doug Jones squared off with Republican former judge Roy Moore in a special election for the senate seat left vacant by Jeff Sessions in Alabama . Women with children voted 66 percent for Jones. " More and more, Black women are running for office and winning elections - with scant support from Democratic Party infrastructure". Read More »

Brief warm-up today, rain chances return on Sunday


Overview: Saturday looks to be the best outdoor day, with mostly sunny skies and high temperatures around 50 degrees. Temperatures are expected to cool down to the low 60s for Saturday . If you're heading to the Chelsea Christmas parade at 10am, no rain is expected with temperatures in the 40s. Temperatures are tad milder in the lower 40s. Read More »

US VP Delays Middle East Trip to Attend Congress Session


As vice president, Pence can cast a tie-breaking vote in the US Senate, and with a close vote expected along party lines on the tax legislation, it was chose to keep him in the country just in case. Pence will arrive in Israel later Wednesday for a visit to the Western Wall. His schedule includes an address to the Israeli Knesset on Thursday. Read More »

NIA goofs up, no Interpol RCN for Zakir Naik


The letter issued by Commission for the Control of Interpol's Files (CCIF) stated that all the National Central Bureaus (global offices of Interpol) had been ordered to delete data pertaining to Naik from their records. NIA had requested RCN against Naik on 19 May for "promoting enmity between two different religious groups on grounds of religion and doing acts prejudicial to the maintenance of harmony, being a member of unlawful Association, etc". Read More »

Putin accuses US agencies of manipulation


BC-OLY-Russian Doping-Putin, 1st Ld-Writethru, 468 Putin accuses U.S. agencies of manipulating doping testimonyAP Photo XAZ104Eds: Updates with more detail, quotes. Putin has already declared that he will not oppose the participation of neutral Russian athletes at Pyeongchang 2018 in what has been interpreted by many as part of a pre-arranged deal with the IOC. Read More »

Two Female Couples Become First to Wed In Australia Under Marriage Equality


There was supposed to be a 30-day waiting period after couples registered to marry, with the first weddings expected on January 9. Lauren Price , 31, and Amy Laker , 29, exchanged vows in Sydney on Saturday after getting the waiver because their families were travelling from Wales to attend what was to have been their commitment ceremony. Read More »

Rawat pays tributes to martyrs of 1971 Indo-Pakistan war


In Pakistan's 1970 general elections, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, who was a prominent leader in East Pakistan won the elections. Major Hoshiar Singh went from trench to trench encouraging his men to stand fast and fight as a result his company repulsed all the attacks inflicting heavy casualties on the Pakistani army. Read More »

Virginia woman killed by her pit bulls


Agnew . He says the dogs had forced her to the ground, and she became unconscious before she was killed. Bethany Lynn Stephens had been gone for about a day since she left to walk her dogs. She said Stephens babied the dogs that she had raised since they were puppies. Friends say Stephens had recently been receiving death threats prior to the incident, which is another reason why they question whether the dogs were to blame. Read More »

Who can replace Jacob Zuma as ANC's leader?


Ramaphosa has recently stepped up criticism of Zuma's scandal-plagued government, while Dlamini-Zuma has said her priority is to improve prospects for the black majority. Speaking while officially opening the 54th National Conference of the African National Congress (ANC ) at Nasrec Expo Centre, Zuma said the Umgwenya comrades were the first to meet the enemy forces in arm to arm combat battles. Read More »

Expected to miss a month


Teammate Derrick Favors appeared to roll over the back of Gobert's leg, causing the injury . The problem with that is Gobert is the team's best player, and they are already struggling just to be in the hunt for the eighth spot in the Western Conference. Read More »

5 injured after ski lift malfunctions at Pennsylvania resort


Initial reports indicated that a portion of the lift at Tussey Mountain in Boalsburg, Centre County, had collapsed sometime around 10 a.m., but the resort tweeted at noon that there was no collapse. But officials said they have contacted the manufacturer to diagnose what caused the malfunction and would talk to "appropriate state agencies" before re-opening. Read More »

Kihuen Will Not Seek Reelection


Several public officials have called for Kihuen to step down from his position. Sen. The lobbyist said the two never dated. Kihuen, 37, a freshman Democrat elected a year ago, is the latest of a wave of elected officials who have resigned or announced retirement after women accused them of sexual harassment or sexually inappropriate behavior. Read More »

Fifa suspends Brazil football federation president Marco Polo del Nero


Del Nero was among 42 football officials and sports marketing executives indicted in the United States in 2015. FIFA did not give any details on Friday of the alleged offences involving Del Nero, saying only that he was "banned from all football activities at both national and worldwide level" following a request from its chief ethics investigator. Read More »

Is Paul Ryan Planning to Step Down as Speaker of the House?

Sanders, during her Thursday press briefing, said Ryan specifically told Trump that reports of his impending departure were "not accurate". "Ryan's preference has become clear: He would like to serve through Election Day 2018 and retire ahead of the next Congress ", Politico reported . Read More »

Leicester City v Crystal Palace


Schlupp, formerly of Leicester himself, will be tasked with restraining Mahrez on his first return to the King Power since signing for the Eagles back in January, a tough ask for the Ghanaian who isn't in the best of form personally. Having lost seven and won none of their nine away games this season, odds of 10/11 (1 .91) seem generous on Palace succumbing to an in-form Leicester in this clash. Read More »

Britain warns of Russian threat to undersea communications cables

Mr Sunak said the locations of the cables were "both isolated and publicly available" and a successful attack would be an "existential threat to our security". Peach said in a speech yesterday that Russian Federation is pioneering unusual technology and cyberwarfare methods and added that its ships had been spotted close to the location of important cables. Read More »

Canadian police investigate mysterious deaths of billionaire couple


Toronto Police said on Twitter that "two people (were) found deceased in a home" in the Bayview Avenue and Old Colony Road area, after officers responded to a medical call around noon on Friday. Although Sherman stepped down as the CEO of the company, he continued to serve as the chairman. The couple leave behind four children. Ontario's health minister, Eric Hoskins, described the couple in a tweet as "wonderful human beings, incredible philanthropists, great leaders in healthcare". Read More »