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Massive avalanche caught on camera along Colorado's Interstate 70

Shortly after 5 p.m., emergency crews responded to another avalanche down the road near Copper Mountain. "It's exciting, but pretty nerve wracking, because you don't know when it's going to stop", Easton said. "It was a natural avalanche". Colorado's Avalanche Information Center recorded 807 avalanches in February, 444 of which were triggered naturally. "Dangerous human-triggered avalanches are very likely". Read More »

Ex-Attorneys General Call For RCMP Probe Into SNC-Lavalin Affair

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Trudeau and the Liberals have denied they acted inappropriately in conversations with Wilson-Raybould about SNC-Lavalin. "It's a huge privilege - I come from a rural riding, a dairy riding, in fact, in the south of Quebec, so I'm very close to the producers in Quebec", she said outside Rideau Hall after being sworn in as the first female federal agriculture minister. Read More »

Donald Trump launches furious attack on Robert Mueller

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One person the U.S. president didn't mention in his two-hour CPAC speech was his former personal lawyer, Michael Cohen , who testified before several congressional committees this week where he called Trump a "con man" and "racist". I have said that I think we should await the evidence from Bob Mueller as well as our own work. "I think underlying that is a view that on his part that maybe he will get through the Mueller investigation with a reasonably clean bill of health", he explained. Read More »

Rand Paul's to vote against Trump's emergency declaration

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The Senate likely now has enough votes to pass a measure blocking President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration after Sen. "I can't vote to give the president the power to spend money that hasn't been appropriated by Congress ", Paul said at a GOP dinner Saturday night at Western Kentucky University , according to the Bowling Green Daily News newspaper in Kentucky. Read More »

Active Wind Chill Advisory

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Sunday night until 10 a.m. Monday morning. Mostly clear skies for tonight and temperatures once again will dip into the single digits to near 10. Prolonged exposure could lead to frostbite in as little as 30 minutes. If you are searching for some warmth, we are still seeing some strong signals that temperatures will eventually climb significantly as we head into next weekend. Read More »

Trump asks China to remove tariffs on US farm products

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The United States President Donald Trump has on Saturday asked China "to immediately remove" all tariffs on the USA agricultural products including pork, beef, etc. Trump's trade chief also said that any agreement with China would be binding and contain enforcement procedures that would allow the United States to unilaterally respond to abusive trade practices, such as theft of trade secrets and technology. Read More »

Barnier to meet UK Brexit negotiating team tomorrow

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She added if there was a free vote among Labour MPs then "tens, twenties, thirties would vote for an improved offer". May has promised MPs a vote on her deal on or before March 12. May's hopes of passing her deal were given a boost by Sir Graham Brady , who chairs the 1922 Committee and who has previously successfully championed a Commons amendment that instructed May to return to Brussels to negotiate the complete removal of the backstop from the withdrawal agreement and find another way ... Read More »

Moon calls for all-out efforts to support US-NK dialogue

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Speaking at the first National Security Council meeting he had presided over in eight months, Moon said the result of the US-North Korea summit was less than hoped for, but the February 27-28 summit in Hanoi served to highlight important advances in denuclearization talks. Read More »

California hearth division reminds you to not park in entrance of hydrants

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Crews broke out the car's back window and ran the hose line through it. It should just be common sense for all drivers to know not to park next to a fire hydrant. Replacing the broken windows would depend entirely on the type of vehicle, but would definitely add insult to injury. Wyatt said that the post was not meant to embarrass or humiliate the owner of the vehicle, but rather educate the public about a critical issue and hopefully change parking behaviors. Read More »

Sanders attacks 'dangerous' Trump at 2020 campaign launch

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The revolution that Sanders and his supporters seek, as the candidate detailed in his speech, requires standing up to Wall Street, the fossil fuel industry, the pharmaceutical companies, and so many other special interests who use money to influence American politics. Read More »

Snow Moving In for Sunday Night & Monday Morning

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But it will have more of an impact as snow continues to fall during the morning commute. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning through early Monday for up to 8 (20 centimeters) of snow in northern and eastern regions of the state. Read More »

Warning as Storm Freya set to batter United Kingdom with 80mph winds

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It's valid from 2 pm today until 8 am tomorrow morning. He added that squally showers were also possible, particularly in parts of Suffolk during the early hours. A bitterly cold spell of weather looks set to continue into Monday, March 4, according to Met Éireann . It all follows a pleasant February in which the country basked in record temperatures. Read More »

Huge strange looking fish washes up on California beach

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A freakish giant fish creature washed up on a Californian beach had experts stumped. As CNN reports, how its true identity was found proved just as interesting. According to the reserve, the species is one of the heaviest bony fish in the world . It was first believed to be a mola mola, a sunfish commonly known to swim the Santa Barbara Channel. Read More »

Tornadoes kill at least 14 in Lee County, Alabama

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The National Weather Service in Mobile said it was planning to send out two survey teams on Monday. Alabama Emergency Management Agency spokesman Gregory Robinson says no deaths have been reported in the state beyond Lee County, about 60 miles (95 kilometers) east of Montgomery. Read More »

UN Blacklists Bin Laden’s Son The "Most Probable Successor" Of Al-Qaeda

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Saudi Arabia also announced on Friday it had revoked the citizenship of Hamza bin Laden via a royal decree in November. U.S. intelligence agencies increasingly see the younger bin Laden as a successor to his father for the mantle of global jihad, especially as the even more extreme Islamic State group is down to its last sliver of land in Syria. Read More »

OR man, dog survive five days in auto stuck in snow

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Taylor kept warm by turning his car's engine on intermittently and eating Taco Bell hot sauce. Jeremy Taylor and his dog, Ally, were located near Wake Butte, Oregon , just after 2 p.m. Taylor (above) got stranded on a US Forest Service road on February 24. Mr Taylor and his dog were found after five days. Authorities responded with an Oregon Water Resource SnowCat, a construction vehicle, and were able to dig them out. Read More »

183 injured in Algeria protests

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Several protesters have also been injured in scuffles with police who have responded with tear gas and batons. A sea of demonstrators, young and old, had thronged the streets after Friday prayers, chanting "Bye, bye Bouteflika!" and "Peaceful!" The public outcry against the president may have been sparked by the announcement that the reclusive leader, who has rarely been seen since suffering two strokes in recent years, would seek to hold onto power after two decades. Read More »

PG&E says its equipment likely led to the massive Camp Fire

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PG&E is admitting that its equipment "probably" ignited the deadly wildfire that killed 86 people and decimated a Sierra Nevada town. Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) disagreed with "the overall premise" of a Wall Street Journal report that alleged the utility repeatedly delayed maintenance on a high-voltage transmission line linked to the deadly 2018 Camp Fire, the company told Utility Dive on Wednesday. Read More »

Lost Benbow Sisters Found!

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The sisters were last seen at 2:30 p.m. Friday after they asked their mother if they could take a walk in the woods , the Los Angeles Times reported. "We don't know. We don't know where these girls are", Honsal said. The searchers included National Guard members from Fresno and the U.S. Coast Guard, which provided one of its helicopters on top of a Black Hawk helicopter also being used. Read More »

U.S. could withdraw troops from Afghanistan within five years

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On Friday at least 23 security forces were killed in an attack by Taliban fighters in Helmand province. Six other Taliban gunmen were killed, and the rest were believed to have fled. A USA military-assistance mission operates from the base, but no foreign troops were involved in the incident, Afghan officials said. "No talks have been held in the meetings regarding an interim government and elections, nor has the USA side proposed anything regarding staying in Afghanistan for four or five ... Read More »

Brexit supporters give UK PM May three tests for European Union deal

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Barnier also suggested European leaders would be amenable to a short "technical" delay in Britain's departure from the EU, scheduled for March 29, to give the British parliament time to formally ratify a final divorce deal. And we are ready to give further guarantees, assurances and clarifications that the backstop should only be temporary". "We will not reverse the backstop", Barnier added. Read More »

Pakistan continues partial opening of airspace amid India crisis

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Pakistan's military says two of its soldiers have been killed in an exchange of fire with Indian forces near the Line of Control that separates the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir between the rivals. OIC members are our friends. Pakistan on Sunday reopened its airspace over the eastern city of Lahore , near its border with India . The train service, known as Samjhauta Express, was suspended by Pakistani authorities this past week, stranding people on both sides. Read More »

Pompeo assures Philippines of US protection in event of sea conflict

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He has reached out to Russian Federation and once threatened to end the presence of US counter-terrorism forces in the country, although that has not happened. Philippine troops and fishermen have frequently complained about harassment by Chinese maritime security forces. No less than President Trump has personally extended the invitation to Duterte to visit the United States during his participation at the 50thASEAN Summit held in Manila in November 2017. Read More »

European Union warns Venezuela's Maduro against arresting Guaido

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Russian Federation and another Maduro government ally, China, this week vetoed a US-backed United Nations initiative for new elections in Venezuela. Lavrov voiced hope that worldwide pressure would "cool hotheads in Washington " who he said were seeking military intervention in Venezuela. Opposition leader Juan Guaido , who many nations have recognised as the country's rightful interim ruler makes declarations during a joint press conference with Paraguay's President Mario Abdo Benitez ... Read More »

Deadly siege in Somalia's capital ends, attackers killed

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The al-Qaida-linked group said the Maka Almukarramah hotel, not the judge's house nearby, was the intended target. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has conveyed a condolence message to Somali's Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Khaire, following a deadly terror attack in Mogadishu on Thursday, February 28. Read More »

Kim, Trump start talks for 2nd day of summit

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Asked about the possibility of a liaison office - below the level of an embassy - in between talks sessions on the second day of the Hanoi summit, Kim told reporters: "I think it is something that is worth welcoming". He said he thought it would be a good idea to open a USA liaison office in Pyongyang and said through the interpreter that he wouldn't be in Hanoi if he weren't willing to discuss denuclearization. Read More »

Schumer: A Forced Vote on the Green New Deal Is a 'Sham'

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I've gotten elected, I just ran. But Feinstein had a less than warm response to the heartfelt plea. At the event, young people from Kentucky shared "their stories of what they were fighting for", she added. "This is an issue on which the Green New Deal is silent". This is what the Green New Deal offers. "If we called a vote on the Green New Deal ... nothing will happen!" she stressed. Read More »

Trump rouses right with prediction of a big 2020 win

Special counsel Robert Mueller and his team are expected to finish their investigation and issue a report in the coming weeks. Rosenstein is expected to step down by mid-March. Mr Trump's second summit with Kim Jong-un in Vietnam ended abruptly without a deal this week . In December a court sentenced Cohen, who worked for Trump for over a decade as his lawyer and vice president in the Trump Organization, to three years in prison for hush-money payments to two women and for lies to Congress ... Read More »

Russian cargo ship crashes into South Korean bridge, captain drunk

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However, the crash did tear a small hole in the lower level of the bridge, forcing authorities to close the structure as a safety precaution, The Independent reported . It claimed that the vessels had made an unauthorized passage through its waters, Independent reported. It was then stocked with over 1,400 tons of steel coils bound for Vladivostok-a major city in Russia's far east that lies on the other side of the Sea of Japan from Busan. Read More »