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Ontario PCs play down infighting as legislature set to resume

He has threatened to sue CTV News, which reported the allegations, but the network has said it stands by its reporting. Just days after entering the race to g...


Abbas calls for Middle East peace conference by middle of year

Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas on Tuesday called for an global conference to be held by mid-2018 to launch a new, wider Middle East peace process and pave the ...


Dallas Mayor Asks NRA to Move Annual Convention Out of the City

The PID, as it's referred to, is funded by Dallas hotels with more than 100 rooms, and every year they're supposed to kick in 2 percent of their room rentals...


Supreme Court Rejects NRA on California's Gun-Transfer Fees

In upholding the law, the San Francisco-based 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals used rational basis review, though it claimed to be using intermediate scrutiny,...


Unicef launches 'Every Child Alive' global campaign

Making reference to the 2016-17 Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) conducted by the Federal Government which placed the rate of newborn deaths in the coun...


Fighting gun violence after shooting gives teens objective

Students are also calling for anti-gun violence demonstrations in Washington and other cities March 24. He reportedly left a suburban Palm Beach County mobile...


Spain's de Guindos says he will defend independence of European Central Bank

The Spanish minister, who did not enter the Eurogroup room when his colleagues discussed his appointment, will have to be recommended by the 27 finance minister...


Trump falsely claims he never said Russian Federation did not meddle

Trump has repeatedly dismissed special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe, calling it a "witch hunt" on occasions. But Trump glossed over Ru...


Is China Paying Baloch Militants in Pakistan for Not Attacking the CPEC?

Three people with knowledge of the talks told the paper that Beijing had been in direct contact with militants in Balochistan, where numerous CPEC-related schem...


Spectracolor the USA has handled foreign relations trump's son-in-law

Kushner is a senior adviser at the White House and was the lead contact for foreign governments during the presidential transition. But in addition to working...


N. Korean IOC Member Leaves PyeongChang for Health Reasons

No, it came on Friday when - within 20 seconds of each other - Nathan Chen skated his way out of medal contention and Mikaela Shiffrin faltered in the slalom ...


Islamic State ambushes Iraqi Shia-led force, kills 27 fighters

Speaking in Arabic, she said that she had been a housewife in Mosul. "The woman is accused of providing logistical support to the terrorist organization, an...


Olympics: Norway send Slovenian hockey team home

Slovenia, which has had three of its four Olympic games go into overtime, was the first on the board, with Jan Urbas scoring on a first-period powerplay on an a...


Brexit will not lead to Mad Max-style world, says David Davis

Also, of utmost importance is Brexit Minister David Davis' speech, due later today , where he will supposedly set out his thoughts against the backdrop of co...


TRACKING: Dense fog, rain and freezing rain tonight and Tuesday

Dense fog should gradually dissipate toward afternoon, but low clouds will hang tough...preventing temperature from rising out of the upper 60s for many. Allent...


Weather service warns of sub-freezing temperatures

If the mercury does reach that peak, it will break February 21's record high of 68 degrees, which was set in 1930, according to Morrone. Average temperature...


Blame it on the rain: Special Weather Statement contnued for Halton

From Windsor through London, 20 mm is possible by Tuesday morning, with another 5mm forecasted on Tuesday. Temperatures more typical of April are also expecte...


Israel has Reached a Historic Deal on Egypt's Natural Gas Supply

Noble Energy and its partner, Delek Drilling-LP, said Egypt would receive 2.3 trillion cubic feet of natural gas over the course of a decade in exchange for...


'It's guns like this that takes away lives'

A NY gun owner destroyed his AR-15 assault rifle in a Facebook post that has since gone viral. The Parkland, Fla., school shooting prompted him to destroy...


7th-grader shoots himself at OH school

Several schools in OH are on lockdown this morning after a 7th grader reportedly shot himself, multiple sources have reported. Parents waiting to reunite with...


Maldives Parliament extends emergency for 30 days

The Maldivian parliament on Tuesday approved the extension of a state of emergency by 30 days following a request by President Abdulla Yameen, local media repor...


DFA leveraging Demafelis's death for optimum OFW treatment

Relatives of Filipina worker Joanna Demafelis, whose body was found inside a freezer in Kuwait, hold banners as they wait for the arrival of Joanna's body from ...


#Merkel sees good chance of #SPD members backing coalition deal

The results of the vote will be announced on March 4. She urged the SPD's 464,000 members to approve in a postal ballot starting on February 20 a four-year go...


Gita blasts New Zealand; several districts declare emergency

The southern city of Christchurch had declared a state of emergency as heavy rains ahead of the full force of the storm brought flooding on Tuesday. Police ar...


Venezuela's National Cryptocurrency 'Petro' Expected to Go Global

It is time to implement this (call) and engage in dialogue instead of aggression. The move comes at a time when Maduro's socialist government is in the mids...


Lawmaker who led #MeToo push invited staffer to play 'spin the bottle'

David Kernick follows allegations reported February 8 that the Bell Gardens Democrat tried to grope a male legislative aide and a male lobbyist. He added duri...


Merkel makes "Mini-Merkel" CDU Secretary General, Sparks Talk of Succession

Morgan Newfield economists say the poll also revealed that nearly half of Germans would like to see Merkel serve another full term as Chancellor with 5 percent...


Angry mob beats rape, murder suspects to death

According to the police, the duo Sanjay Sobor, 30, and Jagdish Lohar, 25, were dragged out of police custody by the mob and beaten to death on the streets and t...


Racine County Under Flood Watch, Heavy Rain Expected

The National Weather Service in Chicago issued a Flood Watch until 6 a.m. Wednesday and a Flood Warning until 10:45 a.m. Tuesday. The video above shows ...


Attorney charged with lying in Russian Federation special counsel probe

Court documents allege that Alex van der Zwaan made the false statements when questioned about his work for Ukraine's Ministry of Justice. Gates, along with...


We'll Be Seeing More of Martin Freeman in the MCU

As a stand-alone film, Black Panther severely shook every franchise to exist ever . "During the weekend we have had a couple hundred people in the room a...


Rescuers reach remote location of airliner crash in Iran

The Iranian Red Crescent deployed a search and rescue team to the site near the city of Semirom in Isfahan province. Aseman Airlines flight EP3704 disappeared...


South Korean songs given rare public performance in Pyongyang

The liberal leader made those comments on Saturday during his latest visit to the host city of the Winter Olympics, stopping by the main press center to offer s...


Inslee Statement on New Pennsylvania Congressional Map

Monday's order means the new map is to take effect in the May 15 primary . That was the outcome in elections in 2012, 2014 and 2016. Any gains of significanc...


After IED Attack, COGAT Warns of Tougher Response on Gaza Border

But the defense minister estimated that despite Israel's counterterrorism activities, no confrontation is expected in the south: "I don't believe Hamas is inter...