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by | January 21, 2019 | 14:43

Our previous cold overnight low was 19 degrees on January 11. In Seneca County, a measurement of 8 inches of snow for the storm's total snowfall was recorded in Bettsville about 11:45 a.m. The National Weather Service warned that dangerously cold wind chills could even drop near -20° come early Monday morning. So hang in there, Toronto, we're nearly over this cold...

by | January 21, 2019 | 14:23

Amid the deadlock, the Sunday Times reports details on how lawmakers are working to take control of the agenda from Mrs May. Sir Keir said: 'All at this stage she really needs to do is to say 'I am not going to go on any more with this mantra that you back my deal or no deal.

by | January 21, 2019 | 12:22

In return, Democrats would agree to fund the border wall to the tune of $5.7 billion. Speaking with host Joy Reid, the new head of the powerful House Financial Services Committee got right to the point by knocking aside others who have urged caution in going after the president until special counsel Robert Mueller issues his report .

by | January 21, 2019 | 12:00

The rally in Paris - as well as those in Rennes, Toulouse, Lyon and several other cities - ended in sporadic clashes, with police using tear gas and water cannon to disperse hooded protesters who threw paving stones and bottles. Saturday marked the 10th straight weekend of yellow vest protests , and will test whether Macron's debate is diminishing the movement's momentum. The movement eased over the holidays but more than 80,000 people protested across France last weekend - up from 50,000 ...

by | January 21, 2019 | 09:58

Dr. Fox also took to the airwaves on Sunday to drum up support for the embattled May, accusing a "remain Parliament " of stealing Brexit from a " leave population ". Failing that, Britain should have a fresh referendum on its membership of the EU. Several countries believe the United Kingdom should be able to delay Brexit until the start of July when the newly elected assembly sits for the first time.

by | January 21, 2019 | 08:54

Congress returns to Washington D.C. on Tuesday, after the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. 'It's not amnesty, ' he said. 'There's no pathway to citizenship. '100 miles of border wall in exchange for amnestying millions of illegals. "I appreciate the President bringing forward a proposal to secure our border and end the partial government shutdown ".

by | January 21, 2019 | 07:57

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's spokesman issued a rare statement disputing BuzzFeed's report that President Donald Trump directed his then-attorney Michael Cohen to lie to Congress about negotiations to build a Trump Tower in Moscow.

by | January 21, 2019 | 07:48

While several witnesses, including Van Dyke's wife, Tiffany Van Dyke, and his African-American brother-in-law described Van Dyke as a hardworking "gentle giant", a "great father", and a "great police officer", a parade of African-American men who had been pulled over by Van Dyke in traffic stops, described him as a brutal man who abused black suspects over missing front license plates and loud music.

by | January 20, 2019 | 23:29

Risky winter weather slams U.S. Amtrak said it will cancel six trains on Saturday from Chicago to Washington and NY. Almost 2,000 flights were canceled around the country Sunday, with Boston's Logan Airport being one of the hardest hit, according to FlightAware , a flight tracking company.

by | January 20, 2019 | 23:04

The current record for a privacy fine was set when Google agreed in 2012 to pay $22.5 million for violating a privacy protection agreement, according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The amount was minuscule for Google, which reported net income of $10.7 billion that year. The story published Friday cited three unidentified people familiar with the discussions.

by | January 20, 2019 | 22:14

A big point of contention, in a region plagued by bellicose politics, is whether to welcome Syria back into the Arab fold now that President Bashar Al-Assad has restored control over most of his country. The summit of the League of Arab States, focused on economic and social development, began in Beirut on Thursday with a session of a committee of specialized delegations.

by | January 20, 2019 | 22:11

A number of people have been killed after a bomb exploded outside a military intelligence office in the Syrian capital Damascus. The IDF Spokesman confirmed on Sunday afternoon that the Iron Dome system had intercepted a missile fired from Syria towards the northern Golan Heights.

by | January 20, 2019 | 21:52

One area identified as being affected by the more fractured geopolitical environment is the need to modernize critical infrastructure projects around the world, such as roads, bridges and power networks, firstly and foremost to avoid accidents such as the collapse of a bridge in Genoa, Italy, last summer that killed 43 people.

by | January 20, 2019 | 20:30

About 70 firefighters battled the fire for four hours before bringing it under control. The Savoie prefecture said the Albertville prosecutor has opened an investigation into the cause of the fire. Footage from the scene shows fire crews using ladders to try and rescue people from inside the three-storey building. Witness Yarik Zanuda said the fire started at around five this morning and he saw 'two guys jumping from the building, they were crippled and they were hospitalized'.

by | January 20, 2019 | 19:17

Two were taxi drivers and one was a mobile phone financial services agent, court documents said. When the blasts shattered the calm at the 14 Riverside office park in Kenya's capital on Tuesday afternoon, Vikash and eight colleagues hit the floor and waited nearly two hours until a security guard appeared to help them escape what evolved into an overnight siege.

by | January 20, 2019 | 18:32

She told the Sunday Mirror "I'm lucky to be alive and he hasn't even said sorry". The Duke passed an eyesight test on Saturday morning, undertaken as part of an ongoing investigation into the crash. The prince emerged from the accident shaken but unhurt, while the driver of the vehicle that he plowed into suffered a broken wrist. The force is now investigating the crash, and it said "any appropriate action" will be taken if necessary.

by | January 20, 2019 | 18:31

They reaffirmed that terrorism in all its forms and manifestations constitutes one of the most serious threats to worldwide peace and security and stressed the need for all states to combat, by all means, threats to global peace and security caused by terrorist attacks.

by | January 20, 2019 | 18:28

Wind chill values of -40C to -45C are occurring over much of Northern Ontario this morning. Wind chills tonight could be as low as -15° to -20° as temperatures plummet under clear skies to around zero and a steady breeze continues. "Wind chill values will moderate above the warning criteria of minus 30 later on Monday, but are still forecast to be near minus 25", added the Environment Canada warning.

by | January 20, 2019 | 18:27

He had been the only one of Kent's 17 MPs to declare his position but has now come out against the deal. She said the history books would judge if MPs delivered on Brexit while safeguarding the economy and security. But that could prove problematic if she has suffered a massive defeat, with European Union leaders reluctant to give ground if they believe it is simply impossible for her to get the deal through the Commons.

by | January 20, 2019 | 17:15

The second round was supposed to take place in Jeddah but Taliban pulled out of the talks over disagreement on the inclusion of Afghan government in the peace process. "Pakistan should first and foremost introspect its own role and responsibility in the precarious situation in Afghanistan; put an end to all kind of support to cross border terrorism from territories under Pakistan " s control, and join global efforts to bring inclusive peace to Afghanistan", Mr Kumar said.