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by | January 10, 2018 | 22:57

Phase 1 (Through Thursday): A southward dip in the jet stream will eventually pivot out of the West into the Plains states as fresh Arctic air plunges south. That could change this weekend, though, as it looks like we'll have our best chance so far of accumulating snow. At the same time, winds gusting to 50 miles per hour (especially across the Front Range and Eastern Plains) will likely lead to blowing snow.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:55

Actress Angelina Jolie is among the people who have adopted a child from the country. Department officials have suggested the numbers could rise if the USA adoption community helped to address some countries' concerns about ethics and oversight.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:49

Tsunamis are giant waves caused by earthquakes or volcanic eruptions under the sea. Meanwhile in Honduras , there were no early reports of damage on land following the quake. The U.S. Pacific Tsunami Warning Center also issued an advisory for a number of countries in the Caribbean but they later recalled all warnings, saying that the threat had passed.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:43

Bernstein's body was found in Borrego Park and his death is being investigated as a homicide. Bernstein, who was visiting with family on winter break from the University of Pennsylvania, went to Borrego Park on the night of January 2 to meet someone for unknown reasons, according to Annee Della Donna, an attorney and friend of the family.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:39

Weiner, a disfavored government official once thought about a main Democratic figure, is right now serving a 21-month sentence in MA for sending lascivious photos to a minor. But in August 2016, the New York Post posted photos and screenshots of communications between Weiner and another woman in 2015. One of the infamous images was of Weiner lying in his underwear next to his son, sporting an obvious erection.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:29

Despite vetoing a similar effort a year ago, Governor Scott has stated he would likely sign this renewed effort. Passed with a simple voice vote, the "Yea" vote won. All other legal states have enacted their laws through ballot initiatives, which don't exist at the state-level in Vermont. "This will be an important milestone for the legalization movement".

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:03

The bench headed by Justice RF Nariman issued a notice to the Central government on the matter. The apex court raised the query after a public interest litigation (PIL) was filed which alleged that central government-run schools promote Hindu religion and violate Constitution of India.

by | January 10, 2018 | 22:02

According to reports, Jain left his Ghaziabad residence on early Monday morning and reached the JNU campus. Family members said that Jain was not a regular student at the university and it was unlikely that he could have fallen out with someone.

by | January 10, 2018 | 21:58

The students are advised to not believe any rumours and keep checking the official website of CBSE - cbse.nic.in - for the class 10 and 12 board exam 2018 date sheets. Exams usually begin in March - less than two months away - and practicals are conducted before that. Exams will start from March 5th, 2018. Exams Timings for both exams: The board exam will commence at 10:30 am.

by | January 10, 2018 | 21:57

The duo were later released on bail by a local court. Police claims that Kariya, who was arrested on Tuesday, had "sheltered" the owners of 1Above pub who have been absconding ever since. N M Joshi Marg police station senior inspector Ahmed Pathan said the trio were booked for culpable homicide not amounting to murder and other offences under various sections of the IPC.

by | January 10, 2018 | 21:37

The ruling is the first by a federal court to strike down congressional districts as partisan gerrymanders , according to the News & Observer and the New York Times . Later in the ruling, Judge Wynn, an appointee of President Barack Obama, added that the judges believed that Republicans in the Legislature had been "motivated by invidious partisan intent".

by | January 10, 2018 | 21:14

OH says the program helps the state determine which citizens have died or moved to different jurisdictions, warranting their removal from the registry. Senator Rob Portman's office said Portman didn't have anything to say about the case and likely would not until after the court issues a ruling. He suggested several times that OH was acting within the law even though it might not always produce an "ideal system".

by | January 10, 2018 | 20:09

Now, Applegate's path to the House seems all the more likely. In 2012, Issa launched one of the first congressional inquiries into the Benghazi attacks, which resulted in the deaths of two diplomats and two Central Intelligence Agency contractors during Clinton's tenure as secretary of state.

by | January 10, 2018 | 20:08

After speculations over the lead actress for the upcoming flick Kesari , producer Karan Johar has confirmed that Parineeti Chopra will be the female lead for the upcoming film which also stars Akshay Kumar . He took to his Twitter account and wrote, "The lead actress in #KESARI is. PARINEETI CHOPRA! ". She returned to the silver screen in 2017 after being a part of back-to-back flops Daawat-e-Ishq, Kill Dil and Dishoom.

by | January 10, 2018 | 20:06

Mufti added that Pakistan's action only cause harm to Kashmiris. "Sharma was given cabinet secretary status, which is the highest position in the bureaucracy of the country", she said . They are towering leaders and came to the doors (of separatists) because they had concern for the people of Jammu and Kashmir. I have heard that Jawahar Lal Nehru having said that Jammu and Kashmir will be a showcase window for the whole world to gaze at.

by | January 10, 2018 | 19:57

But she did so over the objections of panel Chairman Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, angering Republicans and the White House. In a statement accompanying the release of the Simpson transcript Tuesday, Feinstein said "the American people deserve the opportunity to see what (Simpson) said (about the dossier) and judge for themselves".

by | January 10, 2018 | 20:01

In a statement issued by the state media, the Assad regime's forces said Israeli jets fired missiles at al-Qutayfah area and then fired ground-to-ground rockets. Israeli authorities have not commented on the reports. The Syrian Foreign Ministry claims in the letter that Israel is supporting terrorist organizations in Syria with USA approval in violation of UN Security Council resolutions.

by | January 10, 2018 | 19:55

In one segment, an officer asks another to hold direct fire, after which the second officer is seen continuing to shoot at the protesters. He has demanded that the Punjab government has totally failed to fulfill its duties and there is no law and order in any district of the province.

by | January 10, 2018 | 19:28

Thousands of planned operations have been delayed for at least a month as the NHS deals with the most urgent cases, while news today emerged of nurses being forced to treat patients in hospital auto parks because of a lack of beds. Mrs May did not agree with her colleague's request and said independent research showed the NHS was the best healthcare system in the world, adding: "But of course we need to look at what more we can do".

by | January 10, 2018 | 19:28

President Donald Trump was in Washington, D.C., at the time of the fire, according to The Associated Press. "The New York Fire Department was here within minutes and did an incredible job", he added. Smoke rises from Trump Tower in New York City after a fire started in the heating and air conditioning system on the roof. "The men and women of the #FDNY are true heros and deserve our most honest thanks and praise!" Once the investigation is complete, the results will be released, ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 19:27

The Centre had told the court that out of a total 293 cases investigated by the SIT , closure reports were filed for 241 cases. Prima facie it was found that there are 186 riot cases which will be re-investigated by the SIT. In 2014, the government set up a committee to examine the possibility of constitution of a SIT for re-investigating the riot cases. The committee, headed by former Supreme Court Judge Justice (retired) GP Mathur was to submit its report within three months, a home ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 19:09

The 74-year-old compared Trump's administration to that of Richard Nixon's, attempting to tie in his political tirade to his task of introducing Streep as the best actress victor. "And again, just like in 1971, the press is distinguishing itself with courageous, exacting journalism..." Robert and Meryl go way back after starring in four movies together - Deer Hunter, First Man, Marvin's Room, and Falling in Love - and he knew exactly how to honor her on the special night.

by | January 10, 2018 | 19:02

With this warm-up comes some precipitation. Patchy fog will be possible most of the day tomorrow. There is a low risk for a pocket of freezing drizzle early Wednesday . This could end up impacting the morning commute. Models are now showing lots of rain ahead of a cold front that will begin diving into the area Friday .

by | January 10, 2018 | 18:58

Interest in Black Panther has been high ever since it was announced, but has only grown in the years that followed. According to Deadline , Ryan Coogler film garnered enough pre-sales on Fandango during its first 24 hours to dethrone Captain America: Civil War as the MCU's bestselling film in the category.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:48

The bench made it clear that the playing of national anthem in cinema halls before screening of movies optional, modifying its earlier order . "The committee will give recommendations regarding regulations of playing and singing national anthem and to suggest changes in the acts and orders relating to the Insult of National Honour Act 1971", said the official.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:26

Post facing protest from many religious groups, the Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Vasundhara Raje confirmed that Padmavat will not be screened in the state's cinema halls. "Once it is released, the facts will come to the fore", he added. Later in the day, the Rajput Samaj also called a press conference to announce that the central as well as the state governments would lose a major share of their vote bank if they chose to allow the release of the controversial film.

by | January 10, 2018 | 17:23

But the boat had been carrying 150 asylum seekers, said survivors, and numerous dead vanished beneath the waves. Since last summer, the number of migrants coming across the Mediterranean has dropped after the Libyan coast guard, trained and aided by the Italian military, started more aggressively intercepting smugglers' boats shortly after they were launched.

by | January 10, 2018 | 16:28

Now, barely a week into the New Year there already are reports of close to 200 migrants or refugees dead or missing on the Central Mediterranean route. Survivors from a shipwrecked rubber boat off the coast of Libya said at least 50 people died when the vessel sunk on Tuesday, while the Libyan Coast Guard said that number may be as high as 100, according to Reuters.

by | January 10, 2018 | 16:15

Zuma says while he has "reservations" about the legality of North Gauteng High Court directive that Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng appoint the judge, he has decided the state capture inquiry "deserves urgent attention". The chief justice, Mogoeng Mogoeng, has selected deputy chief justice Raymond Mnyamezeli Mlungisi Zondo to head up the commission. "The commission must seek to uncover not just the conduct of some, but of all those who may have rendered our state or parts thereof ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 14:52

Deyshia Hargrave didn't think the superintendent of her school district should receive a raise. Board's president Anthony Fontana said she was "out of order" after asking several questions outside of the question-and-answer portion of the meeting.

by | January 10, 2018 | 14:41

All moves against us, by the enemy, over the past 40 years are attacks on the Islamic Revolution. The scheme was formed by the USA and Zionists . On the second side of the tripartite plot stood a Persian Gulf wealthy state which financed the ploy, the Leader said , adding that the third party included lackeys of the terrorist Mojahedin-e-Khalq Organization (MKO) that had been prepared since months ago.

by | January 10, 2018 | 14:38

Among those governors were Republicans: Larry Hogan of Maryland, Henry McMaster of SC and Charles Baker of MA. Scott, who is expected to run for Senate later this year, came out against the Trump administration plan when it was first announced, saying his top priority is to ensure that Florida's natural resources are protected.

by | January 10, 2018 | 13:08

North Korean state media has not yet appeared to comment on the outcome of Tuesday's talks, and it remains unknown whether the Kim regime has attached any conditions to its decision to attend the Games. North Korea ramped up its missile launches past year and also conducted its sixth and most powerful nuclear test, resulting in some of the strongest worldwide sanctions yet.

by | January 10, 2018 | 12:13

The fire looked to be contained to a small penthouse on one of the upper floors. Trump Tower, one of a number of buildings prominently emblazoned with the president's name, has been a symbol of Trump's presidency and site of protests since his election.

by | January 10, 2018 | 12:09

The search for the debris and black boxes will begin from the middle of this month, covering an area of 25,000 sq km in the priority search area in the southern Indian Ocean under a 90-day timeframe, the Transport Ministry announced at a press conference.