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by | April 14, 2019 | 18:55

Interstates were closed for hundreds of miles in the Midwest and Plains Thursday, as a " bomb cyclone " brought a major winter storm to states in those regions. But it's likely that at least a foot of snow will cover parts of South Dakota , northern Nebraska and southwest and central Minnesota , according to predictions.

by | April 14, 2019 | 18:43

The final votes followed a spirited committee hearing where abortion rights activists evoked an era of back alleys and coat-hanger abortions. About 24 hours after the Ohio Legislature passed the abortion ban, DeWine signed it. The law would penalize anyone who performs an abortion on an unborn baby with a detectable heartbeat. Under the legislation - among the toughest anti-abortion laws in the nation - it will be illegal in OH to terminate a pregnancy by the time the fetus's heartbeat can ...

by | April 14, 2019 | 17:56

The new footage-culled from the high school's security cameras-appears to vindicate the teenager's story as well. (Laurentio Howard) Two Chicago police officers are being reassigned after a physical confrontation with a 16-year-old student was caught on camera by her father.

by | April 14, 2019 | 17:00

Progress in implementing the peace agreement in South Sudan has been "way short" of expectations, the body responsible for monitoring it said on Friday, a day after Pope Francis urged the warring factions to achieve a lasting peace. "Sudan has helped us with the peace deal". Peace is possible. I shall never tire of repeating this: peace is possible! After "so much death, hunger, hurt and tears", the pope said, the retreat participants "have clearly heard the cry of the poor and the ...

by | April 14, 2019 | 15:52

A police official was among those killed and the injured have been airlifted to Kathmandu for treatment, according to The Himalayan Times (HT). Police spokesman Uttam Raj Subedi said: "The co-pilot and a policeman died at the crash site".

by | April 14, 2019 | 15:29

Dow Jones said the surplus was only expected to have come in at $6 billion. It also comes after Chinese imports slid by 5.2% in February, suggesting there has been a sustained decline in domestic demand. This accounted for a large chunk of China's total trade surplus, which grew to US$32.64 billion in March, up from $4.08 billion over the first two months of the year.

by | April 14, 2019 | 14:40

His comments follow Omar's speech to the Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) in which she railed against the "second-class" treatment of Muslim people after the 9/11 attacks. "This is a really dishonest attack and let me tell you how I am for 9/11 victims and 9/11 first responders". "What has happened in 100 days of the Democratic House is the Democrats have become the party of those three freshman congressmen of far left views, from very, very blue, indigo districts, but that's not ...

by | April 14, 2019 | 12:25

The addition of the $27.20 fee represents the number of slaves (272) sold by the Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus in 1838, who are often referred to as the Georgetown University 272, or GU272. Those students say the $27.20 fee would generate over $400,000 a year and would "be allocated for charitable purposes directly benefiting the descendants of the GU272 and other persons once enslaved by the Maryland Jesuits ".

by | April 14, 2019 | 12:29

In an exclusive interview with CNN, he added that terrorism designation of IRGC can leave immediate impacts on USA forces' situation in the region. The estimated 125,000-strong Revolutionary Guards also command the volunteer paramilitary Basij and control Iran's ballistic missile program.

by | April 14, 2019 | 09:31

They also denounced the violence by Sunni extremists who have killed hundreds in similar attacks over the past years in Baluchistan. The blast at around 7:35 am was caused by an improvised explosive device (IED) that had been hidden among the vegetables in the market, police said.

by | April 14, 2019 | 09:25

Created to send humans into space at a fraction of the cost of rockets , the white airplane called Roc took off shortly before 7 a.m. A giant aircraft with the world's longest wingspan took off from California Saturday morning and flew 2 ½ hours, achieving a maximum speed of 189 mph (304 kph).

by | April 14, 2019 | 08:53

Potts says criminal charges will likely be filed against Aranda by mid-day on Monday. Because the family has asked for privacy, authorities are not yet releasing the name of the boy. Police said Aranda tried to get away after the incident but was found later inside of the mall's transit station. He was banned again from the mall until December 2017.

by | April 14, 2019 | 08:27

No arrests have yet been made, and investigation continues. The vehicle was later found burnt out in Wollert . 10 News First confirmed a 37-year-old security guard from Narre Warren South suffered life-threatening injuries but has since died in hospital.

by | April 13, 2019 | 19:43

Neal asked for Trump's returns a week ago. The IRS says there's no rule against subjects of an audit from publicly releasing their tax filings. The administration has said it will refuse to release such information for Trump, who as a candidate broke with convention but not law by refusing to make his tax returns public.

by | April 13, 2019 | 19:11

The incident is not being treated as terrorism-related, the Metropolitan Police said. A Met police spokesman said the incident took place on Saturday morning and was not ongoing. No-one inside the embassy was injured. He wasn't injured but was taken to hospital as a precaution. A silver vehicle outside the embassy was the subject of a forensic officer's investigation.

by | April 13, 2019 | 17:14

Police do not believe there is a relationship between the suspect and the child and the incident appeared to be isolated. Paul area is being held at the Bloomington Police Department. According to court records, the suspect has been previously barred from the Mall of America. "At this point we believe this is an isolated incident", the chief said.

by | April 13, 2019 | 16:35

Saturday marks 100 years of the Jallianwala Bagh massacre , in which hundreds of Indians were killed after the British army opened fire during a protest held there. During a debate of Members of Parliament in United Kingdom, the chances of an apology had dashed after UK's Minister of State at the Foreign Office Mark Field was reported to have said that offering apologies for the many events in the past would "debase the currency of apology".

by | April 13, 2019 | 15:59

France, with very few U.S. vehicle exports, had been seeking to push the issue beyond the European Parliament election in May, convinced that dealing with Trump is not a vote victor. "We've never completed tariffs on planes before", he mentioned. Normally, countries use favorable WTO rulings to compel trading partners "to give up the bad stuff they were doing" and don't actually end up imposing tariffs.

by | April 13, 2019 | 15:58

Canada plans to stop migrants from seeking asylum if they have already done so in another country - a move decried by refugee advocates but defended Wednesday by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. They will still undergo pre-removal risk assessments to determine if it is safe to send them back to their countries of origin. Under new regulations, the asylum seeker will have no opportunity to appeal on agent's decision or get an oral hearing regarding their application.

by | April 13, 2019 | 14:58

A Taliban statement said the objective of the "Al-Fath" ("Victory") operation was that of "eradicating occupation, cleansing our Muslim homeland from invasion and corruption, establishing an Islamic system along with defending and serving our believing fellow countrymen".