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Shropshire braced for sleet and snow bringing travel disruption

The Met Office has warned that this could cause injuries from slips and falls on icy surfaces, and on the roads, delays to journeys are possible, and that som...


Rescuers search for Brazil dam survivors

Fagner Miranda, 29, added: "several people ran out, desperate". "Obviously, given the nature of the accident, as time passes, this chance will go down". There a...


Disruption expected as snow and ice set to blast Scotland this week

Further snow showers are expected Tuesday evening (29 January) and overnight into Wednesday morning (30 January). A gritter on one of Northern Ireland's road...


Houston police say five officers struck in shooting, taken to hospital

ET. The suspect is "down", according to a Tweet from Mayor Sylvester Turner. The officers were struck with gunfire following an "encounter" with a suspect...


Corsi: 'I'll Be Happy To Testify' Against Roger Stone

He argued that each indictment in the Mueller probe disproves the proposition that was the rationale for the investigation: that there was a conspiracy betwee...


Rusal shares soar, aluminum falls as U.S. lifts sanctions

That action, it said, ensured that most directors on the En+ and Rusal boards would be independent, including Americans and Europeans who had no business, profe...


Two bombs explode at Philippines cathedral, killing at least 19 people

Manila swiftly vowed to hunt down the attackers. Before the IS jihadists' claim emerged, Besana said the notorious Abu Sayyaf kidnap-for-ransom group could be...


Yellow warning for heavy snow set for Derbyshire

The weather is expected to be "unsettled and noticeably colder" over the coming days - with sharp frost and icy patches on the way. Tuesday is likely to be more...


Taliban Appoint Co-Founder as Top Negotiator for Talks with US

US special peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad's meeting with the Taliban representatives, which was originally due to run over two days, entered its fourth day on T...


Possible presidential bid by ex-Starbucks CEO has some Democrats fuming

He told CNN that Mr Schultz's potential run could give President Trump the "best hope of getting re-elected" by splitting the opposition vote. While Schu...


Housekeeper stuck in elevator for 3 days

The woman is a housecleaning employee who was working while the homeowners were out of town, according to WABC-TV . She was rescued Monday morning after a de...


Piercing cold to threaten frozen pipes, frostbite in northeastern US

The Lima region will be under a wind chill advisory until 1 p.m. today. Thankfully the pattern starts to moderate by late in the week...with temps back above fr...


Shutdown over Trump's border wall cost the U.S. economy $11bn: CBO

The shutdown is projected to lower America's gross domestic product by $3 billion in the fourth quarter of 2018, as well as by $8 billion for the first quarter ...


Juan Guaido and Nicolas Maduro court the military in Venezuelan power struggle

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan had voiced his support for Maduro in a phone call on Thursday. Of course, Bolton also repeated the usual lines, claiming the ...


Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker says probe "close to being completed"

Whitaker decided not to recuse himself from overseeing Mueller's investigation even though a Justice Department ethics official said a formal review would l...


Polar Vortex Returns: Arctic Chill Follows Rain, Snow

Precipitation could start falling Tuesday morning, potentially as snow at higher elevations north and west of Baltimore and a mix of rain and snow along the I...


Trump hits Fox News as 'Fake News'

Never thought I'd say this but I think @johnrobertsFox and @GillianHTurner @FoxNews have even less understanding of the Wall negotiations than the folks at F...


Light snow still possible, cold air expected midweek

We do expect highs in the mid 30s but blustery NW winds between 10 and 20 miles per hour will keep the wind chill in the 20s and 10s all day long. Tonight: ...


Man clings to speeding auto in MA road rage incident

Kamrowski told WBZ-TV he was trying to keep Fitzgerald from leaving the scene. The man with the gun was not charged. Richard Kamrowski clung to the hood of a ...


US, Taliban Agree In Principle To Peace 'Framework,' Envoy Says

Even while engaging in the talks with the USA, the militants have continued to stage deadly attacks on Afghan security forces . The US invasion of 2001 was d...


Brexit: Backstop 'is not going to change', says Ireland

Varadkar, too, despite his incendiary rhetoric on a militarised border, is said to be privately briefing Irish politicians that customs checks will be carried...


Ann Coulter attacks President after Government shutdown ends over border wall

Ms Coulter told host Bill Maher Trump had broken "the promise he made every day for 18 months" by failing to secure funding for a wall. "What was your first c...


10,000 march in Paris against ´yellow vest´ violence

Jerome Rodrigues, one of the leaders of the Yellow Vest movement , appears at a press conference at the Cochin hospital in Paris, January 27, 2019. The movem...


Dem. WH Hopeful Kamala Harris: Powerful Seek to Divide America

So, let's answer that question to the world and each other, right here and right now. Following the Great Recession, Harris said one point, "we went after the...


Justin Trudeau axes Canadian ambassador to China over Huawei exec remarks

McCallum made the remark to the Toronto Star on Friday. " From Canada's point of view, if drops the extradition request, that would be great for Canada ", M...


Giant 5ft snake bites woman's bum while she's sitting on toilet

She has a serious piece of advice for toilet users, "Look before you leak", she said. Mid-stream, she felt something bite her bottom! Helen Richards said ...


Survivors Mark Holocaust Remembrance Day On 74th Anniversary Of Auschwitz Liberation

Poland's prime minister and the ambassadors of Israel and Russian Federation also attended the ceremony. Merkel said Saturday in her weekly podcast: "Today ...


Supporters, conservatives slam Trump for caving in on govt shutdown

He hinted that he might declare a national emergency to bypass Congress for wall funding or let the government shut down again, should negotiations fail onc...


Australian heatwave is smashing all previous temperature records

Friday is expected to be one of the hottest days in the state since Black Saturday on February 7, 2009 when temperatures soared to 46.4 degrees Celsius, trigger...


Mulvaney says Trump will use executive authority if Congress won't fund wall

For affected federal contractors, Mr. Mulvaney said questions over pay would depend on the nature of the contract. But federal contract workers may not ever...


Netanyahu: Nasrallah Embarrassed by Border Operation Success, Israeli Army Strength

He added that Israel had only discovered some tunnels, saying "it is not known" if more exist. "Part of our plan in the next war is to enter into Galilee, a p...


Maduro rejects European demands for new election: CNN Turk interview

Venezuela's top commanders have pledged loyalty to Maduro's government in the days since National Assembly President Juan Guaido declared himself interim lead...


Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen postpones testimony to Congress

He was also expected to be limited in what he can say about the continuing Manhattan U.S. attorney's office investigation. Trump said of the claim that he had...


Winter storm moves in by mid-afternoon, bringing snow and ice

Amounts below can still shift and change before the snow starts! The National Weather Service in Buffalo said 8 to 16 inches of snow is possible in the most p...


Risky cold to follow dusting of snow for St. Louis

It will be cold through early afternoon with temperatures remaining in the teens and 20s. The first half of this weekend has shaped up pretty nicely with temp...