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by | April 08, 2018 | 09:15

However, the system is likely to return this afternoon bringing a chance of more snow and heavier winds. Sunday afternoon and evening we watch a weak wave of energy slide south out of Quebec, this will enhance cloud cover. North northwest wind around 6 miles per hour becoming light and variable. Cold weather expected Friday and Saturday leads to the cancellation of outdoor events across the Wichita area.

by | April 08, 2018 | 09:10

President Donald Trump is skipping the White House Correspondents' Dinner again , the association that organizes the annual event confirmed Friday. The news, however, came with a somewhat surprising caveat: The administration isn't boycotting the event in its entirety this time around. "So it's probably unlikely I'll do it".

by | April 08, 2018 | 07:57

Syrian state TV said several airstrikes hit Douma after members of the Army of Islam rebel group shelled government-held areas nearby inflicting casualties. In recent years, the Syrian government has been accused of using chemical weapons as a tool against the armed opposition. Meanwhile, the Islam Army said on its official social network site that its militants foiled the advance of the Syrian army from the farm area on the outskirts of Douma .

by | April 08, 2018 | 06:56

Early Saturday, police confirmed at least 14 other people were injured, three of them critically, the AP reported. According to police, 28 people were on board the bus when it was hit by a semi on Friday evening in Saskatchewan. "The images can't be unseen or forgotten, the stories can't be unheard or ignored."US President Donald Trump said he called Trudeau "to pay my highest respect and condolences to the families of the bad Humboldt Team tragedy".

by | April 08, 2018 | 06:31

This comes as the army unleashed an offensive on Douma, the last rebel-held area in Eastern Ghouta, after an agreement for the evacuation of the Islam Army from that area failed. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a war monitor based in Britain, reported 11 cases of symptoms of suffocation in the city, including five children, following strikes by Syrian warplanes.

by | April 08, 2018 | 06:07

Meteorologist said high temperatures Friday is expected to be in the lower 70s, "with relative humidity values dropping to around 25 to 30 percent". "But temperatures [Saturday] should be in the mid-40s and we're not expecting any snow accumulations". Another front and an upper disturbance will trigger more areas of rain and possible thunder at times Monday and Tuesday .

by | April 08, 2018 | 05:57

Police say they responded to the 400 block of Springfield Avenue for reports of several people being shot. Officers from the Rockford Police Department found three people on a private charter bus who had been shot to death, according to a news release from the agency.

by | April 08, 2018 | 05:33

It's unclear how long the animals were trapped inside, but "when a vet was able to access the property, two guinea pigs had sadly died" from lack of water, the department said in a statement . "However, we appreciate the emergency services were working in extreme and risky conditions in an incredibly fast-moving operation in an attempt to keep the public safe".

by | April 08, 2018 | 05:19

The officer said he could smell alcohol on the driver. According to officers, a search of the residence yielded an AR-15 rifle, two additional rifles, and a shotgun. Chief Inspector Augustine Kingsley Oppong, the Brong-Ahafo Regional Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed this to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) in Sunyani.

by | April 08, 2018 | 04:45

The other children in the family were in the care of Joe Clyde's mother and other relatives, Bledsoe said. Daniels does not appear to have a history of arrests, according to public records. TBI did not specify how they obtained that information. The boy was walking near Garners Creek Road when a passerby saw him, investigators said. The boy, who has autism, had been missing for three days.

by | April 08, 2018 | 03:33

On the London Stock Exchange, global depositary receipts of En+, an energy company majority-owned by Mr Deripaska, dropped by 19% on news of the sanctions . "This is an attempt to use the tools ( sanctions ) to justify the absence of a real strategy and justify the alleged legitimacy of its actions against Russian Federation".

by | April 08, 2018 | 03:00

Still watching Monday morning, when moisture may overrun cold air before it can leave. Conditions will stay dry along the Front Range until 6 to 7 p.m., which is when rain chances will start to increase. We're not only going to deal with the rain/snow, but the wind as well. Winds will come out of the north 10-15 miles per hour. It will be even windier on the Outer Banks.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:57

Balakrishnan said that as long as Edappadi K Palaniswami government remains in office, it "is doubtful whether we will get our right in Cauvery water or in any other issues". The DMK working chief lambasted the AIADMK regime for allegedly not taking action on the Cauvery issue and recalled his party-led protests and a shutdown on April 5 to bring pressure on the Centre over the matter.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:27

The fire was apparently contained to just the 50th floor, but the building was evacuated. The president tweeted that the fire was out, and had been "very confined" as the tower is a "well-built building". The skyscraper was the primary residence of Donald Trump before he was elected president in 2016. Firemen (and women) did a great job. This comes about three months after a minor fire broke out in a cooling tower on the roof of the building.

by | April 08, 2018 | 02:12

Norman said he does not regret pulling out his gun - and in fact plans to conduct the same demonstration at other constituent meetings moving forward, according to the Post and Courier , and denied that any of the attendees at Friday meetings jumped or appeared frightened by the gun.

by | April 08, 2018 | 01:04

Thousands of pro-Park supporters angrily but peacefully marched near Seoul's presidential palace on Saturday, swinging South Korean and USA flags and denouncing the court's verdict as "judicial murder". After years of seclusion, Park returned to politics by winning a parliamentary seat in the late 1990s, during a burst of nostalgia for her father after South Korea's economy was devastated by a foreign exchange crisis.

by | April 08, 2018 | 00:22

Special counsel Robert Mueller indicted Mr Manafort last February and is, according to CNN, questioning Russian oligarchs in the investigation into Moscow's role in the 2016 election. Former Acting CIA Director in the George W Bush administration, John McLaughlin also welcomed the move. Senior administration officials on Friday stressed that the sanctions were not aimed at the Russian people .

by | April 08, 2018 | 00:13

The list also includes Russian aluminum magnate Oleg Deripaska , a billionaire with alleged ties to President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort , who is facing money laundering charges, and banker Sergei Gorkov, who was dispatched by Russia in December 2016 to meet Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner at Trump Tower in NY.

by | April 07, 2018 | 23:43

The thirty-year-old reporter was hit by a bullet while wearing a blue flak jacket, which indicated the word "Press" written on it. Hosam Salem, a photographer and an eyewitness to the scene told Al Jazeera that he saw Murtaja drop to the ground after being shot by Israeli forces.

by | April 07, 2018 | 23:42

China, in its notice to the WTO , said it was seeking consultations "concerning the proposed tariffs measures that the United States accords to certain goods in various sectors including machinery, electronics, etc. This comes after the president floated the idea of imposing $100 billion in additional tariffs against China. Some of the goods that are meant to have tariffs imposed are machinery and electronics, stainless steel, iron products, aluminum alloy, hydraulic and gas turbines, ...