• Winter Storm Watch Called For Saturday Night
Winter Storm Watch Called For Saturday Night

Sunday . Snow may come down a little heavy at times, and a slushy one to two inches are possible on grassy surfaces around the area. Temperatures are expected to rise into the 40s on Sunday afternoon and the snow will begin to melt. High pressure will give us some sunshine this morning along with a seasonably cool day, but clouds move in by t...

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  • US Embassy in Ethiopia
US Embassy in Ethiopia "Strongly" Disagrees with Country's State of Emergency

Ethiopian National Security Council (ENSC) on Saturday urged citizens to respect the state of emergency that came into effect on Friday. Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn tendered his resignation two days later, though he continues to remain in office temporarily, a move he said would help political reforms and one that caused Ethiopia's cabi...

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  • Yuzuru Hanyu skates to Olympic men's singles title; Nathan Chen 5th
Yuzuru Hanyu skates to Olympic men's singles title; Nathan Chen 5th

I saw both on Friday in the men's short program. Hanyu was fully recovered and ready for a chance to be the first repeat victor since Dick Button in 1948 and 1952. "I was anxious how he'd do (because of an ankle injury he sustained last November)". "I've had a slew of injuries since Sochi, but I wanted to have the courage to be bold enough ...

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  • 4 soldiers wounded in Gaza border blast — Israeli military
4 soldiers wounded in Gaza border blast — Israeli military

The Israeli military frequently bombs the Gaza Strip, with civilians being the main target of such attacks. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the incident "severe" and vowed to "respond accordingly". Israel later hit several targets in Gaza, including a terror tunnel that Hamas was building in northern Gaza. In a press statement,...

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  • Duhamel and Radford find calm in final Olympic moment
Duhamel and Radford find calm in final Olympic moment

Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov, representing Russian Federation, were second after Wednesday's short program but fell to fourth place. Even then, after a gold at Skate Canada was followed by a bronze at Skate America, they were not quite done.

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  • Austria's Schairer to return home after breaking neck
Austria's Schairer to return home after breaking neck

Schairer was then transferred to a hospital, where the Austrian Olympic committee determined that he broke the fifth cervical vertebra in his neck. Schairer also broke five ribs in January 2010 during the quarterfinals of the Winter X Games in Colorado, and in February 2008 he suffered a ruptured ligament in his knee.

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  • Could Nepal really qualify for the Cricket World Cup?
Could Nepal really qualify for the Cricket World Cup?

The team that leads the way for the toughest possible run to get qualification is Nepal . Nepal and the UAE have now qualified for the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 in Zimbabwe after finishing first and second respectively in the World Cricket league division 2 standings.

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  • Hezbollah chief: President Assad ordered downing of Israeli F-16 fighter
Hezbollah chief: President Assad ordered downing of Israeli F-16 fighter

Tillerson, in a Beirut news conference, also urged Lebanese leaders to uphold the country's commitment to staying out of regional conflicts. Taking aim at the Iranian-backed militia and political party, part of Lebanon's government, he also slammed its ongoing support for the "barbaric" regime of Syrian president Bashar Al Assad in that country...

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  • College in Washington State on Lockdown After Reports of Gunfire
College in Washington State on Lockdown After Reports of Gunfire

Highline College is located about 15 miles south of Seattle in Des Moines, Washington . Shortly after 10 a.m., South King Fire and Rescue Battalion Chief Kevin Crossen said "at this time there are no known shooting victims". Police are now on the scene investigating and searching university buildings. The situation is unfolding two days aft...

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  • Turkish-German journalist Deniz Yücel released from jail
Turkish-German journalist Deniz Yücel released from jail

Similarly, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel (SPD) said on the side-lines of the ongoing Munich Security Conference (MSC) that, according his own "state of knowledge", Yuecel would now be able to leave Turkey again. Among the eight articles Turkish authorities used as proof of Yucel's propaganda there is one criticizing president Erdogan...

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  • Read: The White House's Plans for SNAP Food Stamp Program
Read: The White House's Plans for SNAP Food Stamp Program

Milk Mulvaney who now serves as the White House Budget director said that the program will be similar to the meal-kit delivery service which has for years proven to be very dominant. The administration has said supplying packages of government-selected foods would reduce costs through bulk purchasing. At the LA mission-they make 700 box...

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  • Assaulted woman suffers miscarriage, CPM leader among 6men held
Assaulted woman suffers miscarriage, CPM leader among 6men held

After the incident, Shibu, the husband of the victim, filed a complaint with the Kodanjery and Thamarassery police. The woman, also a mother to a five-year-old son, said after she saw her husband being beaten up by two men, she immediately came out of her house to intervene in the tussle.

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  • Donald Trump's porn star 'lover' to spill the beans on 'affair'…again
Donald Trump's porn star 'lover' to spill the beans on 'affair'…again

U.S. President Donald Trump's personal attorney said Tuesday he paid US$130,000 out of his own pocket to a porn actress who allegedly had a sexual relationship with Trump in 2006. Circumstantial evidence that Daniels had been in contact with media outlets prior to the transfer and has since gone silent - lends credence to that explanation.

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  • Shooting Outside NSA Headquarters Leaves at Least One Injured
Shooting Outside NSA Headquarters Leaves at Least One Injured

Fitz said authorities ran the names of the three occupants of the SUV through databases and came up with no link to terrorism. 'The situation is under control and there's no ongoing security or safety threat, ' an NSA spokesman said. The people in the vehicle may have taken a wrong turn after partying and taking drugs, according to news reports...

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  • #Popcorn Moment- Mike Pence Lays In To The View!
#Popcorn Moment- Mike Pence Lays In To The View!

Joy Behar said , "It's one thing to talk to Jesus". WIBC host Tony Katz covered the Vice President's brilliant response to Joy Behar's bigoted sentiments about his faith during Thursday's Popcorn Moment. That's called mental illness if I'm not correct. Watters said Christians like Pence listen to God and can hear God while their in church...

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  • Shaun White deflects sexual harassment questions, calls allegations 'gossip'
Shaun White deflects sexual harassment questions, calls allegations 'gossip'

In 2016, TMZ reported Zawaideh brought the suit against White for claims including sexual harassment . "You know, honestly, here to talk about the Olympics ", White said , "not gossip ". Bohm added that Zawaideh could not speak about her allegations or the outcome of her lawsuit because of "powerful forces at play" and that his cli...

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  • Lunar New Year festivities set to begin
Lunar New Year festivities set to begin

The average Chinese tourist spends about 9,500 yuan ($A1,890) on a Lunar New Year trip, the report said. Chinese performers dressed in traditional costumes on the eve of the Chinese Lunar New Year, at Ditan Park in Beijing . Usually, there's room for eight (the number symbolises wealth) types of candies around the perimeter, with another secti...

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  • Russia Blocks Opposition Leader Navalny's Website
Russia Blocks Opposition Leader Navalny's Website

The video shows a controversial meeting between a Kremlin-linked oligarch and a top Russian official. Alexey Navalny , a prominent opposition figure, posted a video Thursday on YouTube describing his investigation into Oleg Deripaska , a Russian billionaire with ties to Putin and former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort .

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  • White House Denies Netanyahu's Claim of Talks on Israeli Settlement Annexation Deal
White House Denies Netanyahu's Claim of Talks on Israeli Settlement Annexation Deal

A final decision on whether Mr Netanyahu should face charges will come down to the attorney general's office. If Netanyahu had entered a unsafe new period in which he must battle for his political survival and avoid imprisonment, he did so possessed of political advantages that no Israeli prime minister has before enjoyed.

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  • Bannon arrives for second closed-door interview with House Intel panel
Bannon arrives for second closed-door interview with House Intel panel

The first step would be for the majority to call a vote to decide whether to hold him in contempt of Congress. According to the White House, that means Bannon does not have to answer a broad range of questions from lawmakers, despite a pending subpoena against the former Trump aide .

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