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More cold air, good chance of some snow — FORECAST


By late Monday evening, snow will end in Colorado. We generally see our best chances of snow accumulations when cold air is already in place, and a powerful coastal low spreads moisture back over our area. The steering currents will eventually shift to transfer another area of high pressure off the East Coast later in the week and the resultant southwesterly wind will transport milder air into the Northeast next weekend. Read More »

Tourist boat explodes in Thailand leaving 16 injured


Phi Phi police told Reuters that 14 tourists and two crew members were injured, adding that they were still investigating the cause of the explosion. Both islands are major tourist destination is Thailand's south. Tourism accounts for around 12 per cent of South-east Asia's second-biggest economy. Read More »

Trump Boasts of Selling Fictional Planes to Norway

The problem: While the F-35 is real-and a bit of a boondoggle for the Pentagon-the F-52 only exists in the video game Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare . The White House has not issued a comment on the president's statement. There's one big problem with this: Norwegians apparently aren't so enamored of life in America. Read More »

'Abu Dis offered capital of future Palestinian state'


Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas sharply condemned President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE in a speech Sunday over the White House's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital . Read More »

Police find body of man wanted over crossbow murder


The man died in Hull Royal Infirmary on Saturday morning. The woman remains in a stable condition. Lawrence was accused of murdering Shane Gilmer, 30, and the attempted murder of his pregnant partner Laura Sugden, 27, at their home in Southburn, near Driffield on Friday. Read More »

Kansas vs. Kansas State


Moreover, I don't even want to try to picture the consequences if one chose to go rogue on Self with the game hanging in the balance. The decisive play from last season is certain to be remembered, particularly by the opponent that nearly pulled off an upset of Kansas in Allen Fieldhouse. Read More »

Cassie Hayes: Man charged with murder of Southport travel agent


Officers were called to the travel agents on Chapel Street in the town at about 13:25 GMT after reports a woman was injured. Cassie Hayes , 28, was stretchered out of the Tui branch in Southport , Merseyside , where she was assistant manager, shortly after 1.25pm on Saturday and later died in hospital from her injuries. Read More »

Route 7 in Kent remains closed following "massive ice jam"


Route 7 has been closed between Route 341 and Bull's Bridge Road because of the flooding. The National Weather Service at State College this morning issued a flood watch for Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry, Lancaster and York counties. Rocky River is the most likely place to experience minor flooding, says the weather service. But it appeared the road was damaged in numerous spots. Read More »

American Gods Season 2 Faces Trouble, Neil Gaiman Clarifies Showrunner Role


Upon further questioning, Albrecht elaborated on why Fuller and Green made a decision to step back from the series, clarifying that they were neither fired nor did they quit, but that there were concerns about both budget and being able to produce the series on a timeline that was beneficial to production company Freemantle, Starz and the audience. Read More »

Eight killed, dozens injured in Portuguese fire


Many of those injured had taken part in an amateur card tournament, playing Sueca a popular game in Portugal, and were watching a football match. Vila Nova da Rainha is close to the town of Tondela and is about 260km (160 miles) north-east of Lisbon . Read More »

Man Utd boss Mourinho: January signings won't change title race


The Chile global has refused to sign a new Arsenal contract with his current deal expiring in the summer, and United and City are reportedly both keen on recruiting him this month. "I understand completely why you ask this question (about Sanchez), it's your job", said Guardiola. Sanchez is being heavily linked with Mourinho's rival Pep Guardiola and Manchester City. Read More »

Fire Breaks Out on Large Casino Boat off Florida (PHOTO, VIDEO)


All passengers were able to make it to shore where EMS treated them. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the U.S. Coast Guard also responded to the scene. There was no immediate reports on whether there were any injuries or on the extent or the cause of the fire. Other details of the fire were not released. Read More »

Dreamers allowed to apply for renewal of DACA protections


Lawmakers have until Friday to approve a short-term government spending bill, and Republicans will need Democratic votes to push the measure through. "I can not believe in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday". Read More »

UAE says Qatari royal leaves after claim he was being detained


While he did not specify, Sheikh Abdullah appeared to be referring to the Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed. Qatari officials also accused Gulf rivals of seeking regime change in Doha and replacing Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani with Sheikh Abdullah - who belongs to a branch of the Al-Thani family that has seen its power eroded but is still well-connected in the Gulf. Read More »

Fallout over Trump's 's---hole' comment — Sunday shows preview


All African countries at the United Nations unanimously demanded on Friday that US President Donald Trump retract and apologise for his reported denunciation of immigration from "shithole" nations. Mia Love , a Utah congresswoman of Haitian descent, called them "unkind" and "divisive" while South Carolina's Tim Scott, the only black Republican senator, said if Trump really did use those words, it would be "disappointing". Read More »

Rallying-Peterhansel wins stage but Sainz remains well ahead


On Sunday, in the longest special stage of the race and having to contend with high altitude and rain after a stopover without mechanical assistance, the 13-times champion known as "Mr Dakar" secured the 40th stage win of his career. "We'll try to do our best in the next six days", said Al-Attiyah, a two-times Dakar victor. "We prefer not to take any risks", he added. "But one's going to be hard". Read More »

Justice Loya's son Anuj likely to address media today


As a friend of Loya's family, I am conveying this message to the media. Justice Loya had mysteriously died in 2014 while a case pertaining to the fake encounter killing of Sohrabuddin Sheikh was pending in the CBI court in which BJP president Amit Shah was an accused. Read More »

Winter Weather Advisory issued for much of the area


A strong cold front will push from north to south across the area late Monday through Tuesday morning. The start of a winter storm that moved across the USA on Friday left an icy glaze across eastern Arkansas that snarled traffic and closed schools. Read More »

Iranian authorities lift Telegram messaging app ban as protests wane


Iran has lifted restrictions placed on the popular Telegram messenger service, officials confirmed Sunday. He provided no details on how the members of the security forces or civilians were killed, including six protesters who died while trying to storm a police station in the central province of Isfahan. Read More »

Japan, Latvia to cooperate in adding pressure on N. Korea


With the exception of Estonia, all countries have diplomatic relations with North Korea , and in Sofia and Bucharest there are embassies. Several Estonian companies had entered successful partnerships with Japanese businesses. Though his current visit is his first to Estonia, he became an e-resident already three years ago. Japan is Lithuania's top export destination, according to the Japanese government. Read More »

African Union 'alarmed' by Trump's s---hole comments

Ambassadors unanimously agreed on the resolution after an emergency session to weigh Mr Trump's remarks. In a statement, al-Azhar said that the remarks are racist comments. "The African Union , through its member States, values the strategic partnership with the U.S. This relationship should be from the point of equality and mutual respect based on accepted global principles of respect for basic human dignity of all". Read More »

Chelsea Manning is Running for the US Senate


The 71-second video weaves together images of white supremacists holding tiki torches in Charlottesville, Virginia, as well as protesters clashing with police elsewhere. The day after the sentencing, Manning came out as a transgender woman. She served seven years in a military prison for leaking classified documents to the public. Read More »

Porn Star Says Trump and Stormey Daniels Invited Her for Threesome


Clifford has previously denied an alleged relationship with Trump. "Kasowitz has gotten him out of all kinds of jams. Kasowitz took care of all of them". In 2006, Trump had been married to the first lady for a year. Trump was there for the American Century Championship at Edgewood Tahoe golf course in Nevada. Read More »

Slowik: Congress should take 'clean' vote on Durbin's DREAM Act


The urgency grew after President Donald Trump hardened his demands for a deal to protect the immigrants, who are children of illegal immigrants and are now studying and working in the US. The Trump administration is absolutely correct that low-skill immigrants increase the fiscal deficit by consuming more in benefits than they pay in taxes. Read More »

Buckeye Partners, LP (BPL) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts

The stock decreased 0.82% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $60.23. The company's stock had a trading volume of 215,356 shares, compared to its average volume of 830,888. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Monday, August 7. The company was initiated on Tuesday, November 22 by Berenberg. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, August 19 by Vetr. Read More »

Warnings as more wintry weather forecast


Turning windy across the north and west, and through the afternoon a band of rain will creep in across Northern Ireland, northern and western Scotland. These may be extended during the week to cover other parts of the United Kingdom further south. It's a dry and bright looking picture for Sunday, but with quite a lot of cloud around and the wind will pick up in the west later, heralding a change a foot to start the new week. Read More »

Iraq PM say he will lead diverse coalition in May election


But analysts say he has managed relations with Iraq's Sunni minority better than his predecessor, Nuri al-Maliki, and also improved Baghdad's ties with Sunni Saudi Arabia. "Differences between Abadi and Maliki do not stop at registration in a single electoral list, but to original rising of Abadi to prime minister, contrary to the Maliki's desire -which got further rooted in the last four years since Abadi's inaugural", a source speaking under conditions of anonymity said. Read More »

GOP senator: Reports of Trump's 's---hole' comments a 'gross misrepresentation'

Durbin said . "And it is not productive to solving the problem", Perdue said. Trump "has taken our issues off the back burner and thrust them into the spotlight", said Roy Beck, executive director at Numbers USA, which argues for reducing immigration to midcentury levels, before passage of the 1965 immigration overhaul ushered in a new era of migrants. Read More »