Tuesday April 24-th, 2018

USA spies, seeking to retrieve cyberweapons, paid Russian peddling dirt on Trump USA spies, seeking to retrieve cyberweapons, paid Russian peddling dirt on Trump

According to USA and European intelligence officials cited in the report, the CIA was wary of the Trump information touted by the Russian-as the agency didn't want to become embroiled in a domestic political controversy. Rumors that Russian intellige...

Nationwide snow-ice warning issued for Sunday Nationwide snow-ice warning issued for Sunday

Frost and icy patches will develop also with lowest temperatures of 0 to -3 degrees. The weekend is expected to start with frost and clear skies - but they will soon make way for torrential rain as a band of stormy weather blows in from the Atlanti...

Heavy snow develops tonight Heavy snow develops tonight

Generally, northern counties can expect 3-6 inches of fresh snow by the end of the day Friday . A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. Parts of both Calgary and Edm...

Pita Taufatofua, Tonga's Flag-Bearer, Is Still Shirtless And Shinier Than Ever Pita Taufatofua, Tonga's Flag-Bearer, Is Still Shirtless And Shinier Than Ever

During the opening ceremony of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Friday, temperatures dipped well below freezing. A wry smile creeps across Taufatofua's face at the mention of roller skiing - "quite possibly the worst thing ever invented", he sa...

Two Ohio police officers killed in afternoon shooting, suspect in custody Two Ohio police officers killed in afternoon shooting, suspect in custody

The City of Westerville posted on Twitter, "It is with a heavy heart we report a second Westerville officer has been killed in the line of duty". "This was their calling and they did it right", said Morbitzer, his voice halting and thick with emo...

Rahul Gandhi only does 'election tourism': Piyush Goyal Rahul Gandhi only does 'election tourism': Piyush Goyal

Rahul told a gathering at Hospet, in Bellary, that "rearview driving" by PM has led to accidents such as demonetisation and poor implementation of GST. "If Bangalore is on its feet today, one of the reasons for it is HAL". They said that Rafale and...

Israeli F-16 hit by Syrian fire after raid on Iranian facilities Israeli F-16 hit by Syrian fire after raid on Iranian facilities

In January, the Israeli air strikes allegedly targeted Syrian army and Hezbollah weapon depots in the Qutayfeh area northeast of Damascus. "We commend the Syrian response to the Israeli aggression". The pro-Syrian military alliance, which include...

More than 140 people missing after Taiwan quake More than 140 people missing after Taiwan quake

The seven are a couple from Hong Kong who hold Canadian citizenship and five members of a family from China, including parents, grandparents and their 12-year-old son. More than 200 aftershocks have impacted rescue efforts after Taiwan's deadly n...

Terrorists storm Army camp in Jammu; soldier, daughter injured Terrorists storm Army camp in Jammu; soldier, daughter injured

In the attack on the army camp, two soldiers have been killed and four others have been injured. "The operation will continue until the area is completely cleared of militants", the army official said. He added the police control room in Jammu im...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's motorcade involved in U.S. crash, three injured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's motorcade involved in U.S. crash, three injured

Silicon Valley still needs the staff and still can't find U.S. workers with the skills so moving to Canada makes sense. "No deal might very well be better for Canada than a bad deal". "Out of context it doesn't play so well and it's a little remind...

18 killed and dozens injured as bus topples over in Hong Kong 18 killed and dozens injured as bus topples over in Hong Kong

The causes of the incident are being investigated. Saturday's accident appears to be the worst since July 2003, when a double-decker fell off an elevated road after being hit by a lorry, killing 21 people. Li said that the driver had not been under...

Zuma exit talks 'nothing to do' with Mandela rally events Zuma exit talks 'nothing to do' with Mandela rally events

Maimane said he has consulted with leaders of the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters Party (EFF) and resolved to call on the speaker of parliament to schedule an urgent sitting on Tuesday Feb. The charges had been thrown out but a court reinstated ...

Top Trump aide leaves White House after abuse allegations

After Porter's two ex-wives publicly accused him of physically and emotionally abusing them during their marriages, he resigned on Wednesday . "You have got to take allegations seriously, you have got to take denials seriously", he said.

Davis says European Union 'acting in bad faith' over plan to punish UK Davis says European Union 'acting in bad faith' over plan to punish UK

Representatives of 18 Japanese companies in such fields as automobiles, finance and trade visited the prime minister's office along with Japanese Ambassador to Britain Koji Tsuruoka on Thursday. This effectively signalled interest rate increases over...

Trump signs bill ending U.S. government shutdown Trump signs bill ending U.S. government shutdown

He calls the spending plan a "BIG VICTORY for our Military , but much waste in order to get Dem votes". "First and foremost, diverting millions of dollars away from training our troops and supporting our military, especially at a time when Congr...

Big Irish Contingent Line Up At Pebble Beach Big Irish Contingent Line Up At Pebble Beach

Aaron Wise is in third at six under after a 65 at the Monterey Peninsula course , with fellow Americans Matt Kuchar and Julian Suri lying alongside him, following their rounds at Spyglass. "But, yeah, there's some other great players and everyone ha...

Kemba Walker makes All-Star Game Kemba Walker makes All-Star Game

Porzingis was the fourth player drafted by captain LeBron James who had to be replaced because of injury, joining DeMarcus Cousins , Kevin Love and John Wall . Either way, the Hornets' guard is as talented a player there is and is deserving of th...

Venezuela sets presidential vote for April 22 after talks crumble Venezuela sets presidential vote for April 22 after talks crumble

Maduro said that the opposition should "incorporate into the elections and leave behind violence". Over the past several months President Maduro's government and opposition parties have been hammering out a conflict resolution accord between the tw...

President Trump says he wishes former aide accused of domestic violence well President Trump says he wishes former aide accused of domestic violence well

Shah also conceded the crisis could have been better handled by senior White House officials. It is alleged Mr Porter, 40, gave one ex-wife a black eye while another filed a restraining order. Chief of Staff John Kelly had some knowledge of the ac...

Olympics: Court upholds doping ban for 47 Russians athletes, coaches Olympics: Court upholds doping ban for 47 Russians athletes, coaches

We are taking this decision into consideration. and undoubtedly we will continue to help athletes to stand up for their rights", Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov told journalists. The opening ceremony for the Olympic Games i...

Bush believes Russian Federation meddled in 2016 election Bush believes Russian Federation meddled in 2016 election

But the intent was undeniable, he said. The former 43rd President of the USA added that there was "clear evidence" about "Russians meddling" in the 2016 US presidential election which incumbent Republican President Donald Trump won against Democr...

Tyreke Evans Trade Rumors Tyreke Evans Trade Rumors

Evans has been held out of the Grizzlies' lineup since January 31 as the team worked out a deal to trade Evans, who they signed to a one-year deal this offseason. Evans is the leading scorer for Memphis at 19 points a game. The Celtics weren't wi...

More than 1500 flights canceled as snowstorm slams Midwest More than 1500 flights canceled as snowstorm slams Midwest

One death happened as crashes during the snowfall snarled highways across the southern tier of MI on Friday . Chicago officials say they are ready. The heaviest snow will be in a relatively narrow band across mainly northern IL and southern MI. ...

Leading 'Russiagate' proponent revealed to have links to lobbyist of Russian billionaire Leading 'Russiagate' proponent revealed to have links to lobbyist of Russian billionaire

Steele was hired by a private firm, Fusion GPS, in June 2016 to gather information on alleged links between Trump and Russian Federation. President Trump himself was stunned by Warner's texts. Trump tweeted about a Fox News story reporting th...

Mayor: Slain police officer was a young father Mayor: Slain police officer was a young father

Three police officers were shot and a suspect is dead after a shooting Friday in Henry County, Georgia, the Atlanta Journal Constitution is reporting. Sheriff Keith McBrayer told the newspaper that one deputy was in critical condition and the other w...

Duterte cancels helicopter deal with Canada, orders military to shop elsewhere Duterte cancels helicopter deal with Canada, orders military to shop elsewhere

They accuse President Rodrigo Duterte of human rights abuses and carrying out unlawful killings amid his anti-drug campaign. "They must not politicise the acquisition", said Major-General Restituto Padilla, the deputy chief of staff for plans and p...

Pa. Lawmakers Won't Meet Deadline To Vote On Congressional Map Pa. Lawmakers Won't Meet Deadline To Vote On Congressional Map

The recent Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision on redistricting is a victory for all Pennsylvanians. Earlier this week, U.S. Republicans have said their efforts to comply with the January 22 Supreme Court order have been hampered by the lac...

Congress nears budget deal, Trump says he would 'love' a shutdown Congress nears budget deal, Trump says he would 'love' a shutdown

President Donald Trump cheered on the idea of another government shutdown on Tuesday, telling lawmakers at a White House roundtable that he would "love" to see one if it helped get a tough immigration deal through Congress. "They could easily hav...

Outspoken California #MeToo advocate takes leave of absence amid misconduct accusations Outspoken California #MeToo advocate takes leave of absence amid misconduct accusations

He told Politico the lawmaker cornered him at a political fundraiser in May 2017, where she made a "graphic sexual proposal" and attempted to grab his crotch. Garcia, who was featured as one of Time Magazine's " Silence Breakers " in the Person...

Egypt army announces major anti-militant operation Egypt army announces major anti-militant operation

The border guards and the police have maintained maximum security alert and deployment at border areas nationwide, according to the military statement. In November 2017, at least 235 people were killedin a bomb and gun attack on a mosque in Bir al-Ab...

Syrian Kurdish forces capture two British 'IS' militants Syrian Kurdish forces capture two British 'IS' militants

Syrian Kurdish fighters have captured two British " Islamic State " militants known for their role in the torture and killings of Western hostages, two USA officials said on Thursday. Emwazi, who was killed in a United States air strike in 2015, ap...

Glenn Maxwell ton powers Australia to big win over England Glenn Maxwell ton powers Australia to big win over England

Glenn Maxwell made an unbeaten 103 and took 3-10 as Australia beat England by five wickets in a tri-series Twenty20 cricket worldwide Wednesday played on a turning pitch at Bellerive Oval. "I would say yes but I don't know how, I don't have an...

The Clinton Email Scandal and the FBI's Investigation The Clinton Email Scandal and the FBI's Investigation

Collectively, the texts show the two officials disliked Trump and feared what he might do as president, and they freely intermingled talk of politics with talk of work. But it was impossible to discern from the texts alone what specifically the p...

ICC criticises Bangladesh Test pitch after run spree ICC criticises Bangladesh Test pitch after run spree

Sri Lanka cricket has recalled allrounder Jeevan Mendis after a lapse of two years for the upcoming two-match T20 series in Bangladesh. The decider starts Thursday in Dhaka's Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium and follows a controversial drawn first Tes...

Storm expected to bring heavy snow in southern MI Storm expected to bring heavy snow in southern MI

The overnight low will be around 18 degrees. United and American airlines were waiving change fees, to accommodate travelers who are planning to travel Thursday and Friday. Expect a hard Friday morning commute. Meteorologists at Environment Canad...

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