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by | February 22, 2018 | 21:50

The National Weather Service advises motorists that if you see flooding to turn around, don't drown . Also, areas south and west of Browntown in the southwest part of the county and near Blanchardville in the northwest corner of the county also have been affected by the flooding, she said.

by | February 22, 2018 | 21:51

Russian opposition politician Aleksei Navalny says he has been detained by police in Moscow . He later tweeted that he had been charged with illegally organising a public demonstration, an administrative violation that carries a potential 30-day jail sentence for repeat offenders like Mr Navalny, and released.

by | February 22, 2018 | 21:51

Dale Lee, president of the West Virginia Education Association, says teachers haven't gotten a raise since 2014. "It shows we're willing to compromise", said Del. Evans said he was "disappointed" that the House leadership sent a bill to the Senate that gives teachers a 5 percent pay raise over the course of four years, but "then settled for what they sent back to the House".

by | February 22, 2018 | 21:39

Past drills involved almost 20,000 American troops, 300,000 South Korean forces, and an array of bomber aircrafts, fighter jets and warships. Seoul's unification ministry said in a report to the National Assembly that the United States and the North do not reject dialogue itself but that they've failed to narrow their differences over conditions for opening talks.

by | February 22, 2018 | 21:25

On Wednesday, Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the LoC in the states' Tangdhar sector , prompting retaliatory fire from the Indian Army in which a Pakistani soldier had reportedly been killed, an official had said. In the meantime, another source said that 3 choppers which were spotted and one among them came close to 300 metres within the border. Earlier on February 19, three civilians were injured in the incessant firing by the Pakistani Army at Uri sector of Jammu and ...

by | February 22, 2018 | 21:19

The air force tweeted a photo, Thursday, of Chaturvedi standing next to the aircraft after her flight, which took place Monday. A solo sortie is the first milestone for any fighter pilot. Her historic flight lasted for about 30 minutes. "Any air force is defined by its fighters. You will not send someone who is not good to fly a MiG-21", one of her flying instructors told The Indian Express .

by | February 22, 2018 | 21:10

The city, a gateway for millions of Muslim pilgrims from around the world, is seen as more liberal and ethnically diverse than the landlocked capital of Riyadh. His org is "proud to be one of the drivers of transformation in the Kingdom, through its clear goal to build a world-class entertainment industry that will put the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the global tourism and entertainment map".

by | February 22, 2018 | 20:56

As chief secretary Anshu Prakash alleged on Monday that he was manhandled by AAP MLAs, multiple players quickly jumped into the fray. Metropolitan Magistrate Shefali Barnala Tandon refused a Delhi Police request for police custody of Amanatullah Khan and Prakash Jarwal and said their bail pleas will be taken up today.

by | February 22, 2018 | 20:33

Three JROTC cadets killed in Florida shooting awarded Army Medals of HeroismPolice cautioned residents in the area to take caution before the majority of the students returned to class. "We reached out to 50 or 60 students", Gessen said Wednesday. "Whenever I hear about [a school shooting], I always want to take charge, but I've never really thought about how to do it", Bold said.

by | February 22, 2018 | 20:12

It has been an odd Olympic Games for Russia , which began these Games banned entirely after it was discovered that a state-wide doping scandal benefited more than 1,000 Russian athletes from 2011-2015. "On December 5, the IOC Executive Board set out a number of requirements which should be met by the ROC to be reinstated". Krushelnitsky, and his wife, " Angelina Jolie lookalike " Anastasia Bryzgalova , became the first Russians to compete at the Winter Olympics since the Sochi Games ...

by | February 22, 2018 | 20:10

The 24-year-old singer was initially due to take to the stage at London's O2 Arena last night (21.02.18) to pay tribute to those who lost their lives in the Manchester terror attack at one of her gigs last year. In her place, Gary Barlow of Take That introduced the poignant tribute. Less than a month after the attack, Grande returned to the British city to put on the One Love Manchester benefit concert , which raised money for the families affected by the tragedy.

by | February 22, 2018 | 19:59

Andrew Pollack, a father of one of the 17 victims who died in last week's Florida shooting, said he was speaking Wednesday because his daughter couldn't. For now, the White House is starting small by focusing on conversations with those impacted by deadly shootings, with their next session on Thursday being held with local officials and members of the law enforcement community.

by | February 22, 2018 | 19:43

Iran and the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council - the United States, France, Britain, Russia and China - plus Germany signed the nuclear agreement on July 14, 2015 and started implementing it on January 16, 2016. Such a linkage would mean that the countries that negotiated the JCPOA "not only will lose the JCPOA, but will make other issues more complicated and more hard to resolve".

by | February 22, 2018 | 19:40

In Wednesday's downhill , she fell at the finish line in skidding across the icy surface while taking eighth place. Goggia or Vonn. Vonn or Goggia. "When you're older, you have a different appreciation for life and the experiences you've had. Sofia just skied better than I did", Vonn said, referring to the top finisher, Italy's Sofia Goggia.

by | February 22, 2018 | 19:37

LaPierre, calling schools "gun-free zones" that are easy targets for shooters, echoed what President Trump suggested the day before - that schools be better armed and protected. LaPierre ended his speech, to a standing ovation, by reprising comments he made five years ago after the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn.: "To stop a bad guy with a, gun it takes a good guy with a gun".

by | February 22, 2018 | 18:55

Since then, however, the Pelicans have lost five of their last 10 games. "You know, you gotta carry the team on your back, you gotta nearly get 40 every night for us - to give us a chance to win". It would be a stretch to say that Davis is wasting his talents in New Orleans , but it's hard not imagine the heights he could reach playing for a legitimate championship contender.

by | February 22, 2018 | 18:51

From now on, he has to go to King David Cemetery to see his daughter and called for a unified effort to fix school safety immediately. This shouldn't happen. Father Cary Gruber begged the president to do something. "Seventeen lives are gone". It's not political. It's a human issue. "If he's not old enough to go buy a beer, he should not be able to buy a gun".

by | February 22, 2018 | 18:49

He said arming teachers and other school staff could help prevent future mass shootings, voicing support for an idea backed by the National Rifle Association gun lobby. This happens less than a week after a violent shooting in a Florida high school which led to the death of 17 people. In a photo tweeted out by the Associated Press , Trump held some notes written in sharpie on White House card stock.

by | February 22, 2018 | 18:45

British Gas lost nine per cent of its United Kingdom customers in 2017. "We've got to be competitive and this measure means we've got to drive more efficiency". Energy firms such as Centrica have been facing pressure over the way they treat customers in the United Kingdom, with controversy over pricing and the use of standard variable tariffs (SVTs), which have been deemed poor value for consumers.

by | February 22, 2018 | 18:36

Vonn will compete in the Super Combined, though she's not considered a huge gold medal threat. Norway is leading with 29 medals, followed by Germany with 23, Canada with 19, Netherlands with 14, France with 13, and the U.S.in fifth with 12 medals.