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by | February 24, 2018 | 05:48

While it isn't possible to accurately forecast too far into next week, early indications are that the bitter cold spell will last until the end of the week and into next weekend. "These colder conditions are expected to last into next week and could be fairly prolonged, and could still be with us into the beginning of March", he said.

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:35

The armed sheriff's deputy assigned to the Florida high school where 17 people were shot dead has resigned rather than face suspension after an internal investigation showed he failed to enter the school to confront the gunman during the attack, the county sheriff said yesterday .

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:20

May cleared the way for the speech by securing agreement from senior ministers at a Brexit "war cabinet " at Chequers on Thursday on key features of the future relationship. "They're basically still in "have cake and eat it" mode and it won't work", Blair said. These "red lines", however, appear to be irreconcilable with Britain's pledge not to re-introduce a physical border between Northern Ireland and Ireland or to give its companies, including banks, as full access as possible to the ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:14

As recently as Tuesday Trump was calling Russian interference in the election that landed him in the White House " fake news ". Twitter and mostly Facebook were in the eye of the hurricane because such campaign , according to Mueller, was nourished especially from both platforms to spread lies and toxic information.

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:03

According to recent reports in the US Media, the Russian Su-57 Fighter Jet is making test runs over Syria. Beirut-based journalist Wael Al Hussaini shared a video on Twitter, purporting to show the brand new Russian aircraft in the skies over Syria.

by | February 24, 2018 | 05:00

The court papers unsealed Thursday describe an intricate scheme by Mr. Manafort and Mr. Gates, trying to shield tens of millions of dollars from the American tax authorities by transferring the funds through foreign bank accounts, including in Cyprus and the Seychelles.

by | February 24, 2018 | 04:47

East southeast wind 6 to 8 miles per hour. Rain will be steadiest and heaviest from Sunday morning through early afternoon before tapering to lingering showers late afternoon and evening. Afternoon readings are in the upper 40s and lower 50s. Around Wichita, we expect some rain to develop closer to Saturday morning, while northwest Kansas is expecting snow.

by | February 24, 2018 | 04:32

Given how the two men treated his dog, Javier told KTLA 5 he's not sure what would have happened if Rex wasn't there and the men opened the closet door. Rex had suffered gunshot wounds to its neck and hind legs. The burglars ran away when they heard police sirens. "Our family can not let Rex the hero dog go without us fighting as hard as he did", Cadena added.

by | February 24, 2018 | 04:01

Director L. Francis Cissna announced the rewrite of the statement Thursday, scrapping the more immigration-friendly language that said the agency "secures America's promise as a nation of immigrants by providing accurate and useful information to our customers ".

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:59

Matt Hamilton said he planned to celebrate by going back to the athletes' village and ordering a McFlurry. Facing an nearly impossible situation, with a Great Britain rock covering the button behind guards, Homan tried to draw her last rock to the back of the four-foot to cut the score down to one point, but it came up light.

by | February 24, 2018 | 04:00

Trump said teachers would be able to fire immediately if a "savage sicko" tried to attack a school. President Donald Trump suggested that teachers who carry concealed weapons in schools should receive bonuses. Trump said school shootings often end before police and first responders have time to arrive. "I think they wouldn't go into the schools to start off with - I think it could very well solve your problem", he said.

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:57

Trump wrote a series of tweets Thursday morning apparently aimed at clarifying his beliefs on the most efficient way to combat school shooters. In his own speech at CPAC on Thursday, NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre reiterated the call for armed security in schools, using the association's pet phrase: "To stop a bad guy with a gun , it takes a good guy with a gun".

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:52

Next up will be Shiffrin's specialty - the slalom. Now, it switches to Shiffrin's forte - the slalom. Holdener, who was almost three seconds down on Vonn after the downhill, skied into the gold medal position on her slalom descent. Vonn was two places behind her, and just couldn't match the pace. She has mentioned this is possibly the last Olympic event of her career. "I took one warmup run going to the race in Lenzerheide".

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:44

Teachers, state employees and their supporters rallied in areas across the state including Marion County. Teachers in Pendleton County said that poor pay means they can not keep teachers employed long, and therefore cannot give their students the education they deserve.

by | February 24, 2018 | 03:39

Syrian government warplanes carried out a sixth day of airstrikes Friday in the rebel-held suburbs east of Damascus, killing 32 people, activists said, as the death toll from a week of bombardment soared over 400. It has previously vetoed attempts to use the security council to force a ceasefire on Mr Assad against his will. Russian Federation said on Friday it was ready to support the draft resolution, but with caveats.

by | February 24, 2018 | 02:00

But Canada fell one goal short despite peppering German goaltender Danny Aus den Birken with a barrage of shots until time ran out. While you were asleep history was made on the ice. "You never want to see it go to a shootout but it did". "We're very fortunate that we're on the other end of it". In a rematch of sorts from their last shot at gold in Nagano in 1998, the Russians turned the tables on the Czechs , who then foiled their hopes by beating them 1-0 on a brilliant goaltending ...

by | February 24, 2018 | 01:48

Last September, pub chain Wetherspoon announced that it would stop using plastic straws in its 900 sites across the United Kingdom and Ireland. When asked whether he would clamp a ban on plastic straws after the United Kingdom left the EU, Michael Gove told a podcast interview with the Daily Telegraph , "Watch this space".

by | February 24, 2018 | 01:38

A federal judge on Thursday approved a request from attorneys for former Trump campaign aide charged in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe to be severed from his case. Manafort edited the resulting document, topping up the balance by $3.5 million and sent it back to Gates to turn it back into a PDF. "This does not alter my commitment to defend myself against the untrue piled up charges contained in the indictments against me".

by | February 24, 2018 | 01:36

Bliemeister commented on how many students "did the right thing" by reporting the threat to LNE officials, and reminds any students or teachers to report any threats made. "We're going to look into every lead we can, even just from them saying it". The investigation found that the 14-year-old was unaware of the 15-year-old's intentions when the call was made.

by | February 24, 2018 | 01:35

Twin auto bombs were used in the attack near the Somali capital's presidential palace, which was followed by a fierce gun battle between the attackers and the security forces. The exact target of the attacks is unclear, but security sources who asked not to be named told dpa that the al-Shabaab militants had tried to force their way past a checkpoint near the presidential palace but were held back.