Airstrikes outside Syrian capital kill at least 25 civilians

While he did not specifically call for Turkey to end its controversial offensive, he said Ankara should not fuel the conflict. The statement listed Afrin , Raqqah, Hasakah and Rukban regions as well Foua and Kefraya towns as the hot spots, w... More..

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by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Senate leaders strike two-year budget deal

The day before what would have been another shutdown , Republicans and Democrats struck a 2-year, almost $400 billion budget deal that upon passage will segue into Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConne...More..

Erdoğan, Putin agree to hold next summit on Syria in Istanbul
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Erdoğan, Putin agree to hold next summit on Syria in Istanbul

They also agreed on establishing and speeding up the process for new observation posts near the de-escalation zones and exchanged views on the Astana process. Turkish troops launched "Operation Olive Branch" ...More..

Snow and Ice Expected in Ridgefield on Wednesday
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Snow and Ice Expected in Ridgefield on Wednesday

Partly sunny on Friday , with highs in the lower 50s. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 17 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. Thursday , chance of snow after 1 p.m. Friday: Partly...More..

Eric Holder: Evidence for Trump Obstruction Case Technically Exists
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Eric Holder: Evidence for Trump Obstruction Case Technically Exists

CNN and The Wall Street Journal reported on Holder's remarks. Mr. Holder served six years as attorney general under Mr. Obama and before that was deputy attorney general at the end of the Clinton administr...More..

Venezuelan elections to go ahead in April
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Venezuelan elections to go ahead in April

The move backfired, with millions of Venezuelans going to the polls despite the opposition's campaign to keep voters away. But the Constituent Assembly-an all-powerful legislature stacked with Maduro loyalists-...More..

Iran President Urges Respect for Sovereignty of Neighbors
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Iran President Urges Respect for Sovereignty of Neighbors

In a statement Paulo Pinheiro said the spiralling violence in Syria had made "a mockery of the so-called "de-escalation zones" - an agreement a year ago between Russia , Iran , and Turkey to stabilise t...More..

Model Chloe Ayling walked hand in hand with 'kidnapper' Lukasz Herba
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Model Chloe Ayling walked hand in hand with 'kidnapper' Lukasz Herba

This is not a loving couple". Chloe will not be required to be a witness in the trial and instead the jury will hear statements she gave under oath previous year. The UK mum was tied up, shoved into the back ...More..

COLLUSION DELUSION: CNN Suggests Trump's 'PRAYER BREAKFAST' Infiltrated by RUSSIANS
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

COLLUSION DELUSION: CNN Suggests Trump's 'PRAYER BREAKFAST' Infiltrated by RUSSIANS

Speeches at the National Prayer Breakfast typically lean away from explicit commentary on politics, though its possible that Trump will take the opportunity to speak about protecting religious liberty once ag...More..

Senate leaders forge ahead on funding deal as Trump threatens shutdown
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Senate leaders forge ahead on funding deal as Trump threatens shutdown

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the deal will provide "certainty" for the next two years and achieves a "much needed" increase in funding for the national defense . On Wednesday, McCo...More..

Eggs Delivered To Norwegian Olympic Team After Google Translate Error
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Eggs Delivered To Norwegian Olympic Team After Google Translate Error

The chefs told the Norwegian newspaper Aftenposten , that they went to Google translate to place an order 1,500 eggs, to help feed their athletes. "There was no end to the delivery". But it's unlikely that...More..

Sister of North Korean leader to come to South for Olympics
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Sister of North Korean leader to come to South for Olympics

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will lunch with the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un when he meets North Korea's Olympic delegation on Saturday, his spokesman announced. "We'll have to wait and ...More..

NBC Super Bowl LII Broadcast Goes Dark For More Than 30 Seconds
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

NBC Super Bowl LII Broadcast Goes Dark For More Than 30 Seconds

Were millions of dollars lost because of it? According to Sports Illustrated , the livestream functioned fairly well during game play but during commercial breaks, viewers of the livestream were presented ...More..

White House has Democrats' memo in Russia probe
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

White House has Democrats' memo in Russia probe

Kelly adds his initial conclusion is that the Democratic version is "not as clean a memo as the first one". Bannon is still insisting he will not answer questions relating to Russian Federation. The committ...More..

23 killed in fresh regime attacks in Syria's E. Ghouta
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

23 killed in fresh regime attacks in Syria's E. Ghouta

The ongoing fighting and deliberate obstructions by forces were preventing aid organizations from reaching civilians , it said. Syrian government forces shelled and bombed the region of eastern Ghouta , nea...More..

Drowsy Driving Crashes Higher Than Federal Estimates
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Drowsy Driving Crashes Higher Than Federal Estimates

This is why data from sources other than police reports - like in-vehicle cameras - are necessary to accurately assess how many crashes are caused by drowsiness, according to the researchers. Knowing the warnin...More..

Child rescued after getting stuck inside arcade claw machine
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Child rescued after getting stuck inside arcade claw machine

He somehow managed to climb inside a tiny hole to get into the machine, in Titusville, Florida - but then discovered he was unable to get back out. While dining with his mother Wednesday evening, Mason deci...More..

Kim Jong Un watches parade of North Korean tanks, missiles and troops
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Kim Jong Un watches parade of North Korean tanks, missiles and troops

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, an increasingly prominent figure in the country's leadership, will be part of the North's delegation to the South Korean Winter Olympics , officials said Wednesday. ...More..

House hard-liners expect budget pact to pass
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

House hard-liners expect budget pact to pass

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced the agreement on the Senate floor and on Twitter Wednesday. Read the full story at Politico . A spokesman for Pelosi made clear Wednesday morning that Ryan'...More..

Taking back the House will be harder than Democrats think
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Taking back the House will be harder than Democrats think

One seat that stands out: New York's 22nd Congressional District, where 39-year-old Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi not only raised almost $100,000 more than GOP Rep. Revis, a 27-year-old National Rifle Associatio...More..

Dazzlers from across the DMZ: North Korean cheerleaders turning heads
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Dazzlers from across the DMZ: North Korean cheerleaders turning heads

Jo Yong Sam, department director general of North Korea's foreign ministry, said Thursday the country had never "begged the USA for dialogue" and wasn't about to start now. More than 200 sharply dressed North...More..

Rafale agreement details classified, can not be disclosed: Nirmala Sitharaman
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Rafale agreement details classified, can not be disclosed: Nirmala Sitharaman

The ministry again reiterated that the deal secured by the Centre is better in terms of capability and price, as compared to the one negotiated earlier by the UPA regimes . Further, providing exact item-wise c...More..

North Korea displays strength ahead of Winter Olympics
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

North Korea displays strength ahead of Winter Olympics

NBC Olympics is the USA broadcast rights holder to all Summer and Winter Games through the year 2032. Pence, who is set to lead the US delegation at the opening ceremonies Friday, made the announcement in Jap...More..

South Africa's Jacob Zuma reportedly on the cusp of resignation
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

South Africa's Jacob Zuma reportedly on the cusp of resignation

But Ramaphosa said he and Zuma, beset by corruption allegations, would finish their discussions and report in the coming days to the ruling African National Congress party and the population of one of Africa's ...More..

by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Revenue Approximations Analysis: Valero Energy Corporation (VLO), The Mosaic Company (MOS)

The hedge fund held 11.11 million shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $48.87M, up from 6.83M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Another trade for 656 shares valued at $49...More..

Doctor arrested for spreading HIV
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Doctor arrested for spreading HIV

Now dozens of patients in northern India are bearing what could be lifelong costs of HIV infection after the medically unqualified man reused an infected needle, officials said. "An investigation showed tha...More..

Rafale deal biggest scam of BJP-led government: Moily
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Rafale deal biggest scam of BJP-led government: Moily

With a palpable shift in public sentiment against the Modi government, Sonia underlined: "Increasingly, the people of our country, people belonging to all sections of our society-are getting disillusioned with ...More..

Speaker Paul Ryan: House will pass spending bill if Democrats are onboard
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Speaker Paul Ryan: House will pass spending bill if Democrats are onboard

Annually, the bill would raise defense spending by about $80 billion in fiscal year 2018, and about $85 billion in fiscal year 2019. But Democrats in the House of Representatives have warned that they wil...More..

US Senate leaders reach $300 billion federal spending deal
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

US Senate leaders reach $300 billion federal spending deal

The higher spending would add to an expanding federal budget deficit that Steve Bell, a former Senate Budget Committee staff director, forecast would reach as much as $1 trillion next year. In addition, House...More..

by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Dozens dead in regime strikes on Syria rebel enclave near Damascus

They discussed the humanitarian situation in the Ghouta region just east of Damascus, where dozens have been killed in aerial strikes in the past few days. Russian Federation is the main backer of Syrian Presid...More..

Gay figure skater reportedly refused meeting with Mike Pence
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Gay figure skater reportedly refused meeting with Mike Pence

The figure skater said he would prefer not to meet Pence during the traditional meet-and-greet between United States athletes and the official delegation before the opening ceremony. When he was running for Con...More..

Naved escape: Superintendent of Srinagar Central Jail suspended
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Naved escape: Superintendent of Srinagar Central Jail suspended

The LeT militant commander Naveed Jat who escape from Saddar Hospital Srinagar on Tuesday have managed to join his companions in South Kashmir. Five people have been arrested for yesterday's firing in a ...More..

McConnell tees up budget deal
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

McConnell tees up budget deal

The deal would involve a defense spending boost that has been long demanded by President Trump alongside an enhanced domestic programs promoted by Democrats . If approved, the deal would fund the government ...More..

ICC to investigate allegations Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte committed crimes against humanity
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

ICC to investigate allegations Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte committed crimes against humanity

Roque added that the preliminary examination would just be a waste of the ICC's time and resources, as he insisted that Duterte's drug war is lawful and is not a crime against humanity. "This is an opportunit...More..

White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter Resigns Amid Abuse Allegations
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter Resigns Amid Abuse Allegations

Holderness, who is a senior analyst for the USA government, claimed her ex-husband physically, emotionally and mentally abused her. A pair of photos showed Holderness with a badly bruised eye, which she claim...More..

North Korea isn't interested in talking to the USA at the Olympics
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

North Korea isn't interested in talking to the USA at the Olympics

Pence is in Tokyo on his way to the Winter Olympics in South Korea and was speaking at the start of talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . It did not say a word when North Korea unilaterally chose t...More..

Increasingly Unsettled Days Ahead, Temperatures Up & Down, Northern Snow Risk
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Increasingly Unsettled Days Ahead, Temperatures Up & Down, Northern Snow Risk

Issued by the meteorological office this morning (Thursday, February 8) at 8:00am, the weather warning will come into effect tonight at 9:00pm and will last until 9:00am tomorrow morning. Highest temperatures...More..

Brexit: Every part of United Kingdom will suffer according to new research
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Brexit: Every part of United Kingdom will suffer according to new research

The cabinet sub-committee includes Northern Ireland secretary Karen Bradley , along with the most senior Brexiteers and Remainers in the government. Labour MP Stephen Doughty, a leading supporter of the pro-...More..

Pelosi pleads for Dreamers after Senate announces budget deal
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Pelosi pleads for Dreamers after Senate announces budget deal

The proposed top-lines for the defense budget adhere to the FY 2018 National Defense Authorization Act and the deal would increase the spending caps for defense and nondefense programs by approximately $3...More..

by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Pence meets S. Korean leader, vows United States support

A decision by South Korea to accept North Korea's offer to send its artists by sea has triggered debate in the South, where conservatives saw the move as a sure-fire sign that the North is trying to use the O...More..

Soon, 'toughest ever' United States sanctions on N Korea
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Soon, 'toughest ever' United States sanctions on N Korea

Despite the fact that the North Korean Winter Olympic delegation will officially be led by Kim Yong Nam, Kim Jong Un's sister will most likely be the focus of intense attention during the North Korean visit. ...More..

Winter weather advisories in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Winter weather advisories in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas

The warning is scheduled through 4 a.m. Thursday . Drivers should use caution while traveling and "be prepared for snow-covered roads and limited visibilities", the weather service said. The morning star...More..

Israel Police Set to Indict Netanyahu Over Bribery
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Israel Police Set to Indict Netanyahu Over Bribery

During Wednesday's high-level police discussion, headed by Commissioner Roni Alsheikh, a document was presented stipulating that there is sufficient evidence to charge the prime minister for receiving bribes, f...More..

FBI Says No Evidence of Attack in Death of Border Agent
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

FBI Says No Evidence of Attack in Death of Border Agent

Both agents were airlifted to the hospital, where Martinez died. Martinez, 36, died late on the evening of November 18. Rogelio Martinez died while patrolling in the Big Bend Sector of the border in Texas...More..

Bermuda becomes the first country to repeal same-sex marriage
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Bermuda becomes the first country to repeal same-sex marriage

Minister of home affairs Walton Brown said the legislation signed by governor John Rankin seeks to balance opposition to same-sex marriage on the socially conservative island while complying with European...More..

Up to 10 inches of snow expected Thursday, Friday in McHenry County
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Up to 10 inches of snow expected Thursday, Friday in McHenry County

When driving in snowy weather, it's important to clean off your auto not only for your own visibility, but also to prevent the snow from your auto affecting the visibility of the vehicles behind you. "Signifi...More..

MEA says India is disturbed by the declaration of emergency in Maldives
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

MEA says India is disturbed by the declaration of emergency in Maldives

As governments across the world were concerned about the developments in the Indian Ocean archipelago, President Yameen first justified with a 16-point answer and later took to national television to justify th...More..

Clinton Aides, Obama Appointees Fed Anti-Trump Dirt to Dossier Author
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Clinton Aides, Obama Appointees Fed Anti-Trump Dirt to Dossier Author

The Monday memo is an unclassified, redacted version of a criminal referral filed on January 4 by Sens. According to Grassley and Graham, Steele had already been trolling for information on Trump and his camp...More..

European Union leaders, Turkey's Erdogan to discuss relations on March 26
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

European Union leaders, Turkey's Erdogan to discuss relations on March 26

In a brief statement, the Holy See said Francis and Erdogan discussed the Middle East "with particular reference to the status of Jerusalem, highlighting the need to promote peace and stability in the region th...More..

Brexit 'could cut Scottish GDP by 9%'
by | Четверг, Февраля 08, 2018

Brexit 'could cut Scottish GDP by 9%'

In the analysis, the West Midlands is forecast to be the region hit second-worst by a no-deal Brexit, with an estimated 13% hit to GDP in such a scenario. In the North East - the worst affected area - a free tr...More..