by | April 13, 2018 | 02:21

In a hardly surprising admission, an oft-cited Free Syrian Army (FSA) commander said the possible strike against Syria mulled by US President Donald Trump would play into the hands of militants seeking to topple Syrian leader Bashar Assad.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:00

Total snow and sleet accumulations of up to one inch and ice accumulations of one quarter to three quarters of an inch are possible. A blizzard warning is in effect from 1 p.m. Through the weekend, sleet, freezing rain or snow is forecast to spread into parts of central and upstate NY and northern New England. Colder air will begin to move into central Minnesota Friday afternoon and evening, changing the precipitation to snow across central and western Minnesota.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:46

The Daily Telegraph newspaper said May had ordered British submarines to move within missile range of Syria in readiness for strikes against the Syrian military that could begin as early as Thursday night. The World Health Organization condemned the suspected use of toxic chemicals in the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta in the Syrian city of Douma over the weekend.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:46

Pruitt used the EPA's director of scheduling and advance as his "personal real estate representative, spending weeks improperly using federal government resources and time to contact rental and seller's agents, and touring numerous properties in which [he] might wish to reside", according to the allegations recounted in the letter from the Democratic members of Congress.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:41

But Plush, trapped in a 2002 Honda Odyssey , could not hear the dispatcher, police said. The teen, who seemed to be laboring to breathe, repeatedly asked for the police - briefly pausing between each word to try to catch his breath. "This was a horrific tragedy", Isaac said. Irrespective of the cause, the fact no help reached him when he was struggling to breathe makes the tragic incident even more heart wrenching.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:30

Johnson Financial Group Inc decreased its stake in Target Corp (TGT) by 45.87% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Court Place Advisors Llc sold 17,290 shares as the company's stock declined 23.20% with the market. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.30 EPS. equities research analysts forecast that Alibaba Group will post 4.06 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:28

That information was sold to Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm that worked for the Trump campaign. The story broke quite some time ago, but new details continue to come to light even now. "'It would make the ads less relevant", said Mr Zuckerberg. He said any developer found to be misusing data would be banned. "It's practically impossible these days to remain untracked in America, for all the good Facebook and the internet has brought", Castor concluded.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:13

It appears at this point as though the next leader won't be chosen until after the November election. McCarthy and Republican House Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) have quietly shored up support behind the scenes for months in case Ryan stepped down.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:07

Requested regarding the brochure Tuesday, Vitter said she was "not a medical expert" and that she'd stopped herself from calling them "information", in its place calling it a "brochure". If I am confirmed by the Senate, I would take my oath very seriously to set aside my religious or personal or political views and follow precedent. While it is not uncommon for a judicial nominee to refrain from commenting on specific Supreme Court rulings - in 1986 Justice Antonin Scalia refused to answer ...

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:00

Sandy Spring Bank raised its position in shares of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) has risen 9.66% since April 12, 2017 and is uptrending. GS underperformed the S&P500 by 1.89%. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of T-Mobile Us (NYSE:PCS) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. Another trade for 10,000 shares valued at $2.70M was made by SALAME PABLO J on Thursday, February 1.

by | April 13, 2018 | 00:42

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova warned against a missile strike, writing on Facebook Wednesday that it could destroy evidence on the ground and interrupt the work of worldwide investigators. "The use of chemical weapons, once allowed to spread, is a threat to everybody and if that takes hold and becomes a routine part of fighting, then we are all at risk", said Security Council diplomat, speaking on condition of anonymity.

by | April 13, 2018 | 00:41

Rep. Ross says he looks forward to returning to the practice of law. He said in a press release that he never saw serving in Congress as a career and he now intends to pursue opportunities to increase civic education for youth and to encourage more participating in government.

by | April 13, 2018 | 00:23

Shirazi's threat also comes against a backdrop of heightened tensions between Syria, backed by Iran and Russian Federation on the one side and the U.S. On Tuesday, Iran threatened harsh retaliation after Israel allegedly bombed an Iranian-held air base in central Syria. The Israeli security cabinet is scheduled to meet Wednesday to discuss the situation near Israel's northern border.

by | April 12, 2018 | 23:58

The BJP and its ministers, too, have steered clear of commenting on the Kathua crime, even as two ministers from the party - Kathua MLA Rajeev Jasrotia and Hiranagar MLA Kuldip Raj - attended the rally organised by the Hindu Ekta Manch in protest against the arrest of one of the accused in the rape case.

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:42

Syrian activists and rescuers say the attack on Douma killed more than 40 people, allegations denied by the government. Macron said French and USA officials were "working together very closely, and we will have decisions to take, at the time we choose, when we consider it most useful and most effective".

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:40

The new trailer, set to the Linda Ronstadt classic " You're No Good ", features Sandra Bullock's Debbie Ocean (sister of George Clooney's Danny Ocean ), fresh off of a five-year-plus stint in prison and planning a massive heist to hit the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:30

More than three months after Hurricane Harvey walloped Texas, many affected residents say they're still not. The storm dropped historic rainfall amounts that added up to five feet. Harvey, which dumped up to five feet (1.52 m) of rain on southeast Texas, and Maria, which ravaged Puerto Rico and Dominica, are the second- and third-costliest storms in US history, NOAA said.

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:28

In a tit-for-tat on the BJP calling Monday's Congress fast across the country as a "farce", it was the turn of the Congress to accuse the BJP of the farcical fast after engineering Parliament paralysis to prevent criticism of the government.

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:04

The reason they gave was the best: "The mice ate it". An inspection of facility near the capital of Buenos Aires revealed how 540kg was missing from the 6,000kg that had been registered two years before. His replacement, commissioner Emilio Portero , noticed the shortfall and notified the force's internal affairs division, who inspected the warehouse.

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:01

Mr Trump first indicated in January he may move to bring the United States back to the table. "And that certainly would be good news all throughout farm country". "He's going to get rid of a lot of taxes and tariffs", Trump said of Xi. Midwest farmers fear becoming caught up in a trade war as Beijing threatens to impose tariffs on soybeans and other US crops, a big blow to Midwestern farmers, many of whom are strong Trump supporters.

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:59

The State Department says it is monitoring the situation in Syria , calling the acts horrific and if confirmed, demanding "an immediate response by the worldwide community". BEIRUT-Missiles struck an air base in central Syria early on Monday, the country's state-run news agency reported. "The regime's history of using chemical weapons against its own people is not in dispute, and in fact almost one year ago on April 4, 2017, Assad's forces conducted a sarin gas attack on Khan Sheikhoun, ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:54

Recall that Senator Omo-Agege and his group, had shortly after the approval of the conference committee on the amendment of the Electoral Act, particularly the re-ordering of election which puts the parliamentary election before the presidential election, said that the re-ordering was targeted at President Muhammadu Buhari.

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:55

French President Emmanuel Macron says his country has evidence that Syria attacked the town of Douma with chemical weapons last weekend. It prompted global condemnation and the promise of action in response from U.S. Macron said he was in daily contact with Trump. The French leader, who had made the use of chemical weapons in Syria a "red line", said one of his aims in Syria was to "remove the regime's chemical attack capabilities".

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:50

That includes those who make the jump from Iowa to IL. Challenge Day is a 501c3 nonprofit organization created to help people connect through powerful, life-changing programs in schools, businesses, communities and families, according to the program's website.

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:41

Erdogan and Trump "exchanged views on the latest developments in Syria", a Turkish presidential source said. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his US counterpart Donald Trump discussed the latest developments in Syria in a phone conversation late Wednesday.

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:18

The SEC also had to take cognisance of 134 papers after a Left delegation submitted them to its office before the nomination process ended at 3 p.m. on Monday. Thousands of opposition party candidates could not file their nominations due to violence from the Trinamool Congress party. "If our order carried weight then the state election commission would not have withdrawn its order".

by | April 12, 2018 | 21:17

As plumes of tear gas drift across the Israeli no-go zone inside Gaza's border fence, Palestinian protesters dart between them, relying on an array of home-made devices to keep out the fumes. The United States had approved a grant for a media company started by a Palestinian journalist who died last week after being wounded by Israeli fire while covering protests along the Israel-Gaza border, the U.S.

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:52

Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and even holograms may be used to bring Holocaust survivors' stories to life. "I was very fortunate to mix with survivors and their families in Vienna", she said . "When we arrive, most of these cemeteries are in extremely poor condition and when we leave we try to leave them as a showpiece cemetery". "I'm involved with NY real estate, I know this man personally", he said.

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:45

The school board in Florida's Broward County - where 17 people died when a gunman opened fire February 14 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School - voted unanimously against accepting state money so that school personnel can be trained to carry guns on campus.

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:33

The execution of search warrants at the office of longtime Trump personal lawyer Michael Cohen marked a new phase in the investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election and whether Trump's campaign collaborated with the Russians.

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:25

Comey was sacked by Trump past year, with the administration saying it stemmed from his handling of the investigation into Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's private email server, CNN reported. The interview is the first substantive public statement by Comey since he was sacked. That contradicted a remark he made earlier when testifying that the President did not ask him to stop an investigation for political reasons.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:52

Expect strong sustained winds out of the west/southwest reaching 35-45mph in most areas, gusting anywhere from 50-65mph (nearing 70mph in and around the high country). Severe weather is a possibility on Sunday , with the main threat looking to be damaging gusty winds. Temperatures are a touch milder too, with readings in the upper 30s to near 40 degrees.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:42

It's a painful defeat, there's no doubt about that. "This is the toughest loss since I've been with Barcelona, because of the way it happened". I said so earlier. He's expected to anchor the Catalans' offence, partnered by Luis Suarez and Ousmane Dembele. Iniesta was replaced by Andre Gomes in the 81st minute and watched on from the sidelines as Roma scored a crucial third goal through Kostas Manolas just one minute later.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:31

Authorities in OH are a major step closer to solving a 37-year-old cold case involving the mysterious murder of the so-called "Buckskin Girl", according to new reports. King was 21 when she was killed, according to a news release from the Miami County Sheriff's Office. She was 21 at the time of her death. The headstone reflects the date of April 22, 1981, which was the day she was believed to have been murdered during the initial investigation.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:30

At least 15 people were killed and 37 others injured in Agra district in Uttar Pradesh due to overnight thunderstorm on Wednesday. No official of the Archaeological Survey of India or ASI was available for comment despite several attempts, reported TOI.