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by | April 09, 2018 | 16:42

The driver of the bus, who appeared to be unfamiliar with the restrictions on commercial vehicles on the Southern State Parkway, was being evaluated at the scene. It is struck from beneath by tall vehicles an average of three times per year, according to the news site. "New York State parkways traditionally have bridges that are lower than the standard legal bridge clearance", said a statement from the governor's office.

by | April 09, 2018 | 16:21

The New York Post reported that Trump spent thousands of dollars lobbying City Council members not to pass the bill, personally calling Archie Spigner and a co-sponsor of the bill to express his disapproval. When questioned on the President's comments about Trump Tower , FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro said: "It's a well built building ". It took firefighters roughly two hours to bring the four-alarm blaze under control - and it's still not clear what caused the fire though sources ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 16:01

The messages are due to appear from around 7am ET (4am PT), and arrive a day before Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg is due to testify to Congress on April 10 and 11. Lawmakers are demanding answers after a data firm with ties to the Trump campaign mishandled data from millions of Facebook users. Users are meant to be able to remove apps that they no longer want in an easier fashion, and as part of this process Facebook will be informing people if their data was shared with Cambridge ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 15:58

The restrictions are part of the remedies proposed under the U.S. Trade Representative's Section 301 investigation, which alleges that China has misappropriated U.S. In Beijing, a Commerce Ministry spokesman said China doesn't want a trade war - but isn't afraid to fight one. The clash reflects the tension between Trump's promises to narrow a US trade deficit with China that stood at $375.2 billion in goods a year ago and China's ruling Communist Party's development ambitions.

by | April 09, 2018 | 15:45

Conditions will clear out in time for the weekend, with sunshine returning for Saturday . Good news...our extended window seems to be trying to trend drier. Monday night: A chance of rain before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of snow after 2am. The highest elevations will see the best potential for accumulating snow.

by | April 09, 2018 | 15:24

Elysée officials noted that the meal in the Louvre coincided with the launch of the major exhibition of the 19th-century French painter Eugene Delacroix , best known for his work "Liberty Leading the People". France, traditionally a major arms supplier of the Saudis, dismissed questions about big arms contracts during this trip. "He is marketing Saudi Arabia as a strategic and business partner to the West and a force of stability in the region", he said.

by | April 09, 2018 | 15:05

Director General, Media and Publicity to the governor, Mallam Ibrahim Muazzam Abdullahi, said "what happened yesterday was a clear demonstration of Gov Masari's maturity and understanding of how politics should be played". "President Muhammadu Buhari has just officially announced his intention to seek re-election in 2019". President Buhari and other APC leaders at the party's caucus meeting in Aso Rock Villa on 26 March, 2018.

by | April 09, 2018 | 14:48

A combination photo shows U.S. President Donald Trump in NY, U.S. September 21, 2017 and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang , September 4, 2017.

by | April 09, 2018 | 14:35

The Good Friday demonstration was the first day of the "Land Day" march, which was supposed to be a multi-week rally to commemorate those who were killed during protests against land confiscations in northern Israel in 1976. Israel has faced strongly-worded criticism over its use of live fire to kill and subdue Palestinians during 10 days of protests along the Gaza Strip.

by | April 09, 2018 | 14:30

The Senate, meeting in a rare Friday session, approved new taxes on third-party internet sales and ball and dice gaming. But one local retired teacher says that's not a good idea. Some schools are already adding days to the calendar, including Oklahoma City Public Schools, which, so far, has moved the end of the year back by one day.

by | April 09, 2018 | 13:46

The official narrative that Assad carried out a gas attack in Eastern Ghouta in 2013 was used to prepare a massive U.S. air strike that was canceled at the last minute by the Obama administration-a retreat that earned Obama furious recriminations that continue to the present.

by | April 09, 2018 | 13:19

Trump has said in recent weeks that he wants the U.S. to leave Syria soon, despite the ongoing missions to fight ISIS and support some rebel forces. US government sources said Washington's assessment was that chemical weapons were used in a besieged rebel-held town in Syria, but they are still evaluating details.

by | April 09, 2018 | 13:07

She claimed London had suffered "a particularly bad couple of months" while it had been "a particularly good couple of months for New York". Much of the drop in violent crime in the NY has been put down to the NYPD's zero-tolerance approach that has seen police tackle the city's biggest criminal areas.

by | April 09, 2018 | 13:03

If snow on the ground wasn't enough to get you excited for a Saturday morning in April - maybe the natural disaster at 7:16 a.m. did it. Given the remote location with no structure, and the time of the quake, it's unlikely anyone around Glenwood Springs felt much at all.

by | April 09, 2018 | 12:48

Get ready to find out if your Facebook data has been swept up in the Cambridge Analytica scandal. "We're dramatically reducing the information people can share with apps". "It could be stored in various parts of the world, including Russia, given the fact that the professor who was managing the data harvesting process was going back and forth between the United Kingdom and to Russia", Wylie said.

by | April 09, 2018 | 12:45

In the eight, WVU broke out the bats and tied the game 7-7. He pitched into the second inning, giving up five runs, one earned, on four hits with two walks. With two runners on, Harrison's starting pitcher Colton Shaver recorded his third strikeout of the night to end the inning leaving two runners stranded for the Cardinals.

by | April 09, 2018 | 12:25

Lebanon's Al-Masdar news site cited a Syrian military source as saying jets entered Syrian airspace from Lebanon's Beqa'a Valley, a route that foreign press reports say is typically used by Israel to launch strikes in Syria . Israel has previously targeted "Iranian targets" inside Syria. Initially, the Syrian state media reported it was cruise missiles from the Mediterranean that struck the T-4 Military Airport; however, the army later confirmed that 20 missiles were fired from the Lebanese ...

by | April 09, 2018 | 11:36

The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said most of the 14 people killed were either Iranians or members of groups backed by Iran in Syria. The US has denied launching the attack and Israel has declined to say if its jets were involved.

by | April 09, 2018 | 11:24

But some people are angered that Facebook never disclosed the policy and feel they are being treated unjustly since there's no similar tool for regular users. Interestingly, it appears Facebook has been selective in "unsending" Zuckerberg's messages, rather than deleting them all. By increasing transparency around ads and Pages on Facebook , we can increase accountability for advertisers improving our service for everyone, Facebook said.

by | April 09, 2018 | 10:47

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas says that unless he gets full control over the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, including the group's weapons, he will "not be responsible for what goes on" there. They will be the second round of several demonstrations planned against Israel's refusal to allow Palestinian refugees to return to their pre-1948 homes.