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What is thundersnow? Explaining this rare winter storm occurrence

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New York City's Metro-North commuter railroad, which had suspended service on lines connecting the city to its northern suburbs and CT because of downed trees, restored partial service Thursday. The storm unloaded snow at a rate of 2 or 3 inches an hour, with some places in New Jersey, New York and CT getting well over a foot by Wednesday night. Read More »

Helicopter Crashes Into NYC East River [UPDATED 7:52PM ET]

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Emergency personnel are on the scene of a helicopter crash in Manhattan. The pilot is believed to be the only person on board when the helicopter plummetted into the water. Witness John Magers, 24, said that within minutes the helicopter disappeared beneath the waves. "It couldn't have been any longer than 5 minutes". Read More »

Flake calls for Trump to face 2020 primary challenge

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The Arizona Republican explained that he couldn't get re-elected in his party right now because he believes in free trade and has expressed reservations towards the president, who is a member of his party. He said it's tough to make the case that the Republican Party is still the party of free trade. In January, Flake made headlines for attacking the way Trump treats the media, even likening him to Soviet dictator Josef Stalin. Read More »

China minister says trade war with U.S. would be 'disastrous'

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Japan's trade minister sought an exemption from USA import tariffs on steel and aluminium on Saturday and called for "calm-headed behaviour" in a dispute that threatens to spiral into a trade war. He added that national security was an important part of that deal and, if a deal is made, "this will figure into the deal and we won't have the tariffs on Canada or Mexico". Read More »

At rally, Trump again calls for the death penalty for drug dealers

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Trump's appearance was an attempt to help Saccone in the closing days of a special election to replace Republican Rep. Tim Murphy , who resigned previous year amid revelations of an extramarital affair in which he is said to have urged his mistress to get an abortion when he thought she was pregnant. Read More »

Industry groups say US tariffs will cost jobs, raise prices

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U.S. President Donald Trump threw his NAFTA partners a bone while continuing to reframe trade talks with Canada and Mexico as a stark choice between lofty U.S. "If we don't make the deal on NAFTA, and if we terminate NAFTA. we'll start all over again". Despite Trudeau's suggested prior to Trump's announcement that Canada would be exempt "because of the work we've been doing over the past week", it was lobbying by American states - particularly border ones - and Ontario, to Kathleen ... Read More »

'Great country': Trump says Australia might not face tariffs

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The EU had already sounded a stern warning Wednesday as it readied to lash back with US-targeted tariffs of its own on everything from steel to peanut butter, orange juice, cranberries, bourbon and denim jeans. Mr Trump's tweet came a day after he imposed tariffs of 25 per cent on steel and 10 per cent on aluminium. The comments follow those of China's foreign minister Wang Yi, who Thursday criticised the US's decision to brand the country as a "strategic competitor" and dismissed ... Read More »

UK to plea for exemption to punishing Trump tariffs

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Earlier, during a cabinet meeting, Trump vowed flexibility on the trade barriers, telling reporters that he could change the tariffs "up or down depending on the country". Gallagher said he doesn't fear tariffs sparking a trade war capable of causing even more of his members to lose jobs. "Any tariffs imposed on United Kingdom steel by President Trump on a scale that is being mooted would be misguided and deprive USA manufacturers of some of the most specialist steel in the world". Read More »

Sen. Flake calls for Trump to face 2020 primary challenge

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Republicans do not like these tariffs . "I don't know that there is a legislative fix that will garner the support in both chambers that will be able to override a veto because that's what would have to happen", said Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows, R-N.C., "So I'm sure there's going to be bills and co-sponsors, but it would be disingenuous to suggest there will be enough votes to override a veto". Read More »

Trump Peeved at Sarah Sanders for Stormy Daniels Comments

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She did, however, talk about how all the attention has affected her life. Well, not exactly around the block, but Avenatti told CNN's Michael Smerconish that there are at least 10 donors willing to pony up millions, if necessary. She said the ongoing saga has boosted her visibility and immediate career prospects. "POTUS is very unhappy", the source said. "The fact is: She took the money, and she cashed the check", he said. Read More »

Flake Calls for 2020 Trump Primary Challenger

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Ryan told Home Depot Inc . employees how they and their company will be helped by the tax cuts passed past year. "These so-called "flexible tariffs" are a marriage of two lethal poisons to economic growth - protectionism and uncertainty", Flake said in a statement . Read More »

How To Watch Online Stream And On TV

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It is not going to be an easy match for both of teams on 9 March 2018. In Pakistan , the match can be watched live on PTV, PTV Sports, official broadcasters of the series. Having already featured recently in the Pakistan squad at the ICC U-19 World Cup in New Zealand, Shaheen, a fast bowler is now doing his thing in Pakistan Super League . Read More »

Aranceles de EEUU son un ataque grave al comercio global — China

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En el mismo tono se pronunció Corea del Sur , que lamentó la decisión de Trump, a quien anticipó que evalúa acudir a la OMC . El ministro Hiroshige Seko dijo en una conferencia de prensa que su homólogo estadunidense, Robert Lighthizer, solo había explicado el calendario y el procedimiento de las acciones de Estados Unidos en las conversaciones en Bruselas . Read More »

Video games linked to violence, US President Donald Trump tells industry

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We've all seen it. Steel suppliers like California Steel Industries Inc CAST.UL , which imports 1.5 million tons of steel slabs annually, argue that Trump's bid to save US steel jobs will cost them. In Japan, where gaming is almost as popular as it is in the US, there was only one gun death in 2015. One. Ms Malmstrom told reporters the European Union was ready to complain to the World Trade Organisation, and retaliate within 90 days. Read More »

The Western Digital (WDC) Upgraded by BidaskClub to "Strong-Buy"

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Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. increased its position in Western Digital by 39.6% during the 3rd quarter. Pepsico Inc now has $159.80B valuation. Therefore 36% are positive. Western Digital had 160 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Tuesday, August 15. Read More »

Australia to be exempted from steel, aluminium import tariff: Donald Trump

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The trade minister, Steve Ciobo, has denied that Australia will be forced to join America's next military outing in return for Donald Trump's exemptions on steel and aluminium tariffs. "The president has said look, if we get to a position where we have successfully renegotiated NAFTA there won't be any tariffs for Canada". He said the conversation also touched on the security alliance between the USA and Australia, as well as possible talks between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Read More »

White House Expected To Unveil Gun And School Safety Proposals Sunday

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Citing sources familiar with the plan, the publication said that Trump will try and convince states to consider raising the age to buy certain firearms, and would recommend that states allow school staffers to carry concealed weapons. "Take the guns first, go through due process second", Trump said. Daniels made headlines again this week with her new lawsuit against Trump over a non-disclosure agreement she says the president never signed. Read More »

Concord police shoot suspect wanted in Antioch domestic violence incident

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As Concord Officers contacted the people in the vehicle, the wanted suspect from Antioch CA. was identified as one of the passengers. Concord police officers identified the man as one of the passengers in the auto and found that he was wanted on a felony arrest warrant out of Contra Costa County on suspicion of robbery, terrorist threats and dissuading a witness through the expressed or implied threat of force or violence, police said. Read More »

Trump upset with Sanders over Stormy Daniels response

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Clifford and her counsel", Rosen said. "We're going to continue to fight for strong, economic policy, job growth, wage growth and certainly an increased number of people that are working in this country", Sanders said, adding that if one looks at the overall message of the markets, it's that the U.S. Read More »

Smith nets 34, N Colorado women rip Idaho for Big Sky title

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The win earned Montana the Big Sky's bid to the NCAA men's basketball tournament. Then the UM defense started making everything hard for the three-seed, while the top-seed kept scoring and putting on more pressure. The final minutes allowed the Griz to soak in a great season, and a championship run in Reno. Northern Colorado (26-6) will make its first appearance in the NCAA tourney as a Division I program. Read More »

Trump fa la vittima e minaccia l'Europa

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Lo afferma la Ue, dopo l'incontro della commissaria europea al commercio , Cecilia Malmstrom, con il rappresentante Usa per il commercio Lighthizer a Bruxelles . Il presidente ha dato tutto il suo sostegno al repubblicano Rick Saccone, in un voto che si sta rivelando un testa-a-testa e che potrebbe avere un impatto nazionale in vista delle elezioni di novembre. Read More »

Australia Disputes US Tariffs Linked to New Security Pact

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has confirmed Australia will be exempt from the United States' planned steel and aluminium tariffs. Australia/US trade is fair & reciprocal & each of our nations has no closer ally. procedure for exemption" following a trilateral meeting on Saturday with her American counterpart and Japan's trade minister. Australian steel and aluminum exports to the United States were worth just over A$400 million past year, government data shows. Read More »

Rajasthan: Kirori Lal Meena joins BJP

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Terming the announcement of NPP-BJP merger a "selfish alliance", Dudi said Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is "disturbed" due to increasing strength of the Congress, while Meena has his own self-interest therefore the merger has taken place. Read More »

PM Oli garners majority of vote of confidence from HoR

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Former Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai, the lone MP from Naya Shakti Party, did not vote on the motion as he is out of the country. Earlier, Prime Minister Oli had called on all political parties to support the government. As per the Constitution, Prime Minister should take a vote of confidence within 30 days after his/her election to the post. Keep in touch with us on Facebook , Twitter & YouTube . Read More »

Lightning kills 16 churchgoers in Rwanda

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Rose Mureshyankwano said 140 churchgoers were injured and rushed to a nearby hospital, where two are in serious condition. The deadly church incident occurred in the mountainous region of Rwanda near the southern border with Burundi. Three of the students remain in hospital while the rest have been able to return home, reports say. The BBC reported that some of the shuttered churched did not have lightning conductors-devices meant to protect buildings from lightning strikes. Read More »

Winter storm watch has been issued for Greenbrier County

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A Winter storm watch has been issued for Greenbrier County from this evening through Monday afternoon. As of Saturday, the nor'easter's expected track put its impact more along the coast than inland areas like the Lehigh Valley, said Joe Miketta, with the National Weather Service . Read More »

Axa Has $90.86 Million Holdings in Stryker Co. (NYSE:SYK)

Marco Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Stryker Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $62.34 billion market cap company. On average, analysts expect that Stryker will report full-year sales of $3.20 billion for the current financial year, with estimates ranging from $13.32 billion to $13.67 billion. Read More »

Gov. Scott signs Stoneman Douglas bill into law

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For the first time in more than two decades, both of Florida's legislatures passed a gun control measure this week that - in addition to raising the sales age - implements a three-day waiting period on firearm purchases and bans so-called bump stocks , a supplementary device that turns a semi-automatic rifle into an automatic one. Read More »

Scottish Labour spells party founder Keir Hardie's name wrong at conference

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Past year the Scottish Sun revealed that Scottish Labour chiefs were so skint they were flogging Keir Hardie-themed tea-towels autographed by Jeremy for £100 a pop. He said it was "totally false" to suggest those who wanted the single market would be denied a vote, as they could vote to reject the leadership's statement if they wanted. Read More »

Providence basketball coach splits trousers during intense Big East final

During Saturday's Big East basketball tournament championship game at Madison Square Garden, Providence coach Ed Cooley refused to throw in the towel. So I don't want to - God knows what he's doing down there. I don't want to see anything insane. I never saw anything. Uni Watch 's Paul Lukas put out a Twitter plea for other examples and they're more prevalent than you might think. Read More »

Middleby (MIDD) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.10

A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the company. The stock increased 2.06% or $1.28 during the last trading session, reaching $63.46. Susquehanna maintained it with "Buy" rating and $149.0 target in Thursday, March 1 report. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Read More »

Queensland police hunt Irish tourists over scams

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Police say they are investigating complaints about their activities. The group are believed to be working in groups stealing goods and money from retail stores as well as obtaining free food and beverages from restaurants claiming foreign objects, such as glass, are in their food. Read More »