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by | March 02, 2018 | 22:53

On Wednesday, the Met Office issued the first red warning for the central belt of Scotland. The worst affected area is south-west England, where a red weather warning was in place until Friday. Long delays and cancellations on bus, rail and air travel could occur. The warning advises: "Widespread snow is expected to develop through Thursday afternoon and evening".

by | March 02, 2018 | 22:00

Following a 1.68 percent plunge suffered by the Dow Jones Industrial Average overnight, the weighted index on the Taiwan Stock Exchange closed down 0.81 percent on Friday, with the steel sector down 1.63 percent. Trump's wrong-headed tariff plan would have a serious negative impact on the Hamilton-based steel producers at Stelco and Arcelor Mittel Dofasco and it certainly throws a hand grenade into the NAFTA negotiations.

by | March 02, 2018 | 21:43

While in Berlin, homeless shelters were already at 95 percent capacity with officials bracing for the temps to drop to minus -4 degrees across the country. The Fori Imperiali is covered by snow during a snowfall in Rome, Italy, on February 26, 2018. This means that temperatures in the atmosphere (roughly 30,000 feet in the air) rose very quickly, in effect dragging cold air from Siberia across large swaths of Europe.

by | March 02, 2018 | 21:42

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly on Friday admitted the Trump administration s early handling of classified information and gatekeeping of sensitive secrets was not up to snuff. Kelly on Friday said of the initial response that, "at that point in time, I thought that statement was accurate". The White House contends that the "full nature" of the allegations did not come out until later.

by | March 02, 2018 | 21:19

It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. Fernwood Investment Management Llc decreased its stake in Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc Com (PTLA) by 3.89% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Everett Harris And Ca invested in 201,164 shares. Since September 18, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 insider sales for $5.23 million activity. 12,000 shares valued at $996,628 were sold by Chapman Neil A on Thursday, December 14.

by | March 02, 2018 | 20:47

However, the prosecutors have not specifically identified Modric by name, just as a Croatian citizen born in 1985, with local media naming the Real Madrid star. Judicial authorities are still investing financial holdings belonging to the player in the Isle of Man, on which Modric refused to comment in court.

by | March 02, 2018 | 20:31

On March 1 the King Al-Hussein will deliver a special address on "Promoting Understanding and Moderation", organised by India Islamic Center at Vigyan Bhawan. Twenty textile industries from India have invested around Dollars 300 million in Jordan. During the day, he will also participate in a CEO Round-table followed by India-Jordan Business Forum.

by | March 02, 2018 | 20:28

A CBI official said the agency on Wednesday night searched a small room in a Mumbai " chawl " from where the agency seized a few LoUs. Modi and his associates allegedly acquired fraudulent letters of undertaking (LoUs) from PNB's Brady House branch in Fort area for overseas credit from other lenders.

by | March 02, 2018 | 20:13

Oklahoma City is in a different place, but Brewer is sure to know his role alongside the Thunder's version of a Big Three. The move was confirmed by Brewer's agent, Happy Walters, on Thursday. Brewer, 31, will give the Thunder some stability on the wing and help shore up a roster that is playing without defensive stopped Andre Roberson , who suffered a ruptured patellar tendon months ago.

by | March 02, 2018 | 20:03

The management of CEFC China Energy, a leading Chinese Energy company, has been taken over by the state agency Shanghai Guosheng Group, the news site South China Morning Post reported on Friday. It did not say when trade might resume. "In a situation where the abovementioned serious matter significantly affects bondholders' interests, the company may convene a bondholders meeting", the statement added, referring to media reports regarding CEFC China Energy's chairman.

by | March 02, 2018 | 20:01

The Iranian government has assured FIFA President Gianni Infantino that Iranian women will soon be given access to football stadiums across the country. "It's very clear that politics should stay out of football and football should stay out of politics", Infantino said at a joint news conference in Tehran with Iranian Sport Minister Massoud Soltanifar.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:36

They were completely dominant at the breakdown and their X-factor players stood up. Jones has until England's trip to Paris on March 10 to find solutions to the issues that were highlighted in Edinburgh. "If we don't then it can easily be three defeats on the bounce with Ireland in the final game at Twickenham". Jones didn't think Robshaw was a number seven a few years ago and he still doesn't but has been using him there because of injuries.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:29

The inquiry's first part heard evidence from more than 300 people and along with police investigations cost nearly 50 million pounds ($68 million). In an expected but nevertheless controversial move, the United Kingdom government today confirmed that it will not carry out the second phase of the Leveson Inquiry into press standards.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:19

Leicestershire Police said the three men arrested yesterday are all in their 30s and investigators are now questioning them in connection with the fire. Shane's girlfriend Leah Beth Reek, 18, and 22-year-old shop worker Viktorija Ijevleva are also unaccounted for. Human remains of five people have been recovered from the wreckage but police said it could take some time before the victims were formally identified due to the scale of the devastation.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:14

For March 5 to March 9 only, additional rubbish will be collected as long as it's in a black sack and placed next to your general waste bin on your collection day. Your garden waste bin/sacks and plastic, paper and textile recycling bags will be collected on your next scheduled Green Week (w/c 12 March). So, if your blue bin was missed, it will be collected at your next scheduled date.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:14

North Korea is willing to hold talks with a USA delegation, according to South Korea's leader. The United States applied new sanctions Friday in an extension of what it calls a "maximum pressure campaign" to force North Korea to disarm.

by | March 02, 2018 | 19:07

One of the Tory rebels described as "b***ards" by Sir John Major over the Maastricht Treaty has ridiculed the former Prime Minister's comments on Brexit . The 74 year-old elder statesman said he took "no pleasure" in speaking out to attack his own party's current position, but claimed he had to, as "it's as necessary to speak truth to the people, as to power".

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:57

TIMELINE: Friday morning , wind begins to increase from the northeast. Low-lying and poor drainage areas could see flooding, especially if heavy rain occurs. Tonight: Another 5 to 10 centimetres of snow is expected, with a 20 kilometre per wind gusting to 40. Sunday there is a slight chance of snow before 11 a.m.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:53

Johnthony Walker, a school bus driver in Tennessee, was convicted of six counts of negligent homicide in the 2016 bus crash that killed six kids. During the trial, prosecutors argued Walker was driving well over the 30 miles per hour speed limit and was on his phone when the school bus ran off the road.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:40

The continent accounted for 73 per cent of the company's growth in 2017. With R&D expenditure to hit £8m per week in 2018, Dyson is developing ambitious new technologies including power systems, motors, vision systems, filtration systems, robotics, machine learning, and AI.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:27

On August 13 a year ago, two assailants opened fire on a restaurant on Ouagadougou's main avenue, killing 19 people and wounded 21. Communications minister Remy Danjuinou confirmed that Islamic extremists attacked both the French Embassy and the Burkina Faso army headquarters in Ouagadougou .

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:28

The school had said the gunfire was reported at Campbell Hall, a residence on the west side of campus. A university police official confirmed the department was monitoring the situation; however, he declined to elaborate on the details.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:21

It's against the law to disturb any unmarked human burial sites, so underwater archaeologists had to use techniques such as sonar and magnetometry to investigate. In addition, the scientists also unearthed pieces of prehistoric culture: a collection of carved wooden stakes and textile fragments that radiocarbon tests date to around 7,000 years ago.

by | March 02, 2018 | 18:17

Republican voters, however, are not significantly more motivated than Democrats on any issue tested, suggesting that more positive views of the economy and the GOP's success in enacting tax reform, which may have been boosting their numbers in January, may be less strong a motivator for the party's voters this fall than are the issues where Democrats have focused their opposition to the Republican-led government for that party's base.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:54

At the close of regular trading, its last week's stock price volatility was 2.76% which for the month reaches 2.71%. About 1.31 million shares traded. BMO Capital Markets maintained Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC) rating on Tuesday, January 9. (NYSE:MO). Ameritas Invest Partners Inc invested in 50,486 shares.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:48

It is set to intensify later this week. Met Éireann has updated its weather warning for two provinces this evening. A STATUS red weather alert is now in place across Limerick, Munster and the east of the country as the worst of #StormEmma and the Beast from the East is set to descend nationwide.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:47

Brewer, who turns 32 on Monday, is a victim of the Los Angeles youth movement and reached a buyout with the team on Wednesday morning. "It was a pleasure to have Corey on our team", said Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka in an official press release .

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:34

Huge snowfall levels are expected with snow drifts bringing large accumulations in certain areas. This snow will cripple most of the country's travel network. - Almost all train operators warned of cancellations and disruption and hundreds of flights were cancelled. Some rural communities could become cut off.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:08

An audio distress message sent out by a woman later confirmed to be working for the ICRC in the town, confirmed that the village was attacked by terrorists. Witnesses told PREMIUM TIMES that Rann village, where hundreds of internally displaced persons (IDPs) and humanitarian workers are camping, suddenly came under serious attack by armed Boko Haram gunmen.

by | March 02, 2018 | 16:07

Macedonia is also the name of a northern province in Greece and Athens is anxious that the use of the same name by the neighboring state could lead to territorial claims. Participants waved Macedonian flag flags and carried banners reading, "Stop Greek Racism" and "Stop Negotiations", Reuters reported. A Greek flag was set on fire during the protest.

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:55

Among the devastating collection of weapons handed in were some weird historical oddities, but there was also a selection of worrying high-powered firearms. Some of the guns have historical value. Federal Minister for Law Enforcement Angus Taylor was pleased with the amnesty's result. Prime Minister John Howard, the statesman ultimately responsible for the legisalature change in the Land Down Under, also made gun licensing so strict that not just everybody oculd own a firearm; only those ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:38

Jackson Township police say the teen put the gun underneath his clothes, took it on the bus to school, and carried it unnoticed onto campus. Jackson Middle School student Keith Simons, 13 , was found dead in one of the school bathrooms with a semi-automatic rifle.

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:39

The United States said in December that it would provide Ukraine with lethal defensive weapons, an announcement that prompted an immediate protest from Russian Federation. This notice of a potential sale is required by law and does not mean the sale has been concluded. Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on February 28 said the first delivery of weapons from is expected within a matter of weeks.

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:28

Israeli police were questioning Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife as part of an investigation into a corruption case involving the country's telecom giant on Friday, casting a shadow on the prime minister's upcoming visit to Washington. "Tendentious and lying leaks against Mrs Netanyahu are meant to hurt the prime minister and the Likud government". The Associated Press, alongside other agency cameras, caught detectives arriving in two vehicles around 9 a.m., but there has been no official ...

by | March 02, 2018 | 15:27

Three of them are hospitalized in the Republican Toxicology Center of the Healthcare Ministry. A criminal case has been opened by the prosecution authorities, and an investigation team has been established, the joint report said. In October 1995, 289 people died in a metro fire in the capital, in the world's deadliest subway disaster that was caused by outdated Soviet equipment.