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Air strikes on Syria's Ghouta kill 45 civilians

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 800 civilians - including at least 177 children - have been killed since Russia-backed Syrian forces launched an as...


Zinedine Zidane's purring with delight after Real Madrid's win over PSG

Neymar was visited by television host Luciano Huck, actor Rafael Zulu, and singer Thiaguinho. PSG had been one of the favourites to win the Champions Leag...


Wednesday forecast: sunny and windy, high 50

The wind chill should be between 20 and 30 with an east wind of 8 to 18 miles per hour. Thursday should be mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Watch out ...


Basketball: Paul, Harden fire as Rockets roll to sweet 16th

The Rockets ripped off a 13-1 run to get to 79-64. "We've still got a long away to go, especially these last 20 games or whatever we've got left", he said. Th...


Schools closed, parking ban in effect in expectance of winter storm

The snowfall rate may be between 2 and 3 inches an hour for a time into Wednesday night from extreme eastern Pennsylvania to northwestern New Jersey to ...


Nor'easter brings rare thundersnow to Northeast

She was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. New York City's Metro-North commuter railroad suspended service on lines connecting the city t...


Democrat Turnout Surges 87 Percent in Texas Primary Since 2014

It clearly won't be enough for Democrats to change anything in Texas, but it is a warning for Republicans in light red and swing districts and states - where ...


Balkrishna Doshi wins 2018 Pritzker Prize for architecture

Doshi who worked with Le Corbusier was supervising his designs for the city of Chandigarh in India. Among Doshi's achievements: the Aranya low-priced housin...


Surrey teen was "trained to kill" by Islamic State

Ms Morgan said some of the preparations were done while Hassan's foster parents were on holiday in early September. Mr Hassan allegedly seized a "window of op...


Parkland shooting victim plans to sue county, school

As you know, a nationally organized student walkout is planned for March 14 at 10 a.m. Students all over the country have been taking a walk to take a stand...


Why Roy Williams stopped calling the ACC tournament a 'cocktail party'

As always, all the action is live on WFMY News 2. All 14 tournament games will be nationally televised on ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU and the ACC Network (ACCN)....


Navy commander wants 'transparency' on China's defense spending after budget increase

He said one of China's goals is that "unity between the government and the military, and the people and the military, must always be strong as stone", which i...


Global oil supply 'will match demand until 2020'

In a presentation at the CERAWeek conference, presented by IHS Markit , in Houston, IEA launched its Oil 2018 market report. A study conducted by consultan...


Memphis officials seriously considering Penny Hardaway to replace Tubby Smith

More recently he has returned to the city as head coach at East High School and the Team Penny AAU squad on Nike EYBL circuit. Memphis could be interested in ...


Florida High School Shooter Seen 'Smiling and Giggling' Inside Jail Cell

The second set of 17 indictments say, " Cruz attempted to murder Ashley Baez, William Olson, Kheshava Managapuram, Justin Colton, Alexander Dworet, Genesis Val...


Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman begins official United Kingdom visit

May said the report has not been suppressed and Labour has been invited to read it. "We are all concerned about the appalling humanitarian situation in Yem...


Mystery bones likely belonged to Amelia Earhart, says study

The new study is published in the journal Forensic Anthropology . Jantz blames Hoodless' error on the undeveloped state of forensic anthropology at the t...


What we know about the Florida gun-school safety bill

He died, after shielding students from multiple bullets. "I can't walk out these doors and think I did nothing", said Rep. Joe Geller, D-Aventura. I live in...


EU's Tusk: Trade with Britain after Brexit won't be easier

Drafts for earlier phases have triggered major rows. A draft joint position from the remaining 27 European Union members, seen by Reuters ahead of its officia...


Ofgem plans United Kingdom network shake-up

This includes controlling costs to consumers, strengthening reliability, improving customer satisfaction significantly since privatization, spurring continued i...


USA trade gap rises to $56.6 billion, highest since 2008

Wednesday´s Commerce Department figures showed January exports fell 1.3 percent to $200.9 billion, the largest decrease in 16 months, as aircraft exports decrea...


Why we should arm teachers

Representatives have spent several hours discussing a school-safety bill that stems from the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High Schoo...


Several people injured in horror knife attack in Vienna

Police are looking to see if the attacks were linked and a manhunt for the attacker or attackers was underway. An "Afghan male" was arrested in connection wit...


Former Trump Aide Refuses Mueller Subpoena

Still, he told MSNBC that he thought Trump "may have done something during the election". During the MSNBC segment, Scarborough spoke about others who hav...


Romero, Paul VI, could be canonized together

The pope put Paul VI on the path to sainthood by beatifying him in October 2014, while Oscar Romero was likewise elevated to the status of "blessed" in May ...


Canada could escape new tariffs, say United States cabinet members

Finally, the United States trade representative said that while the U.S. would prefer a three-way, tripartite agreement. U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ros...


2 students shot at Alabama high school; 1 with life-threatening injuries

One of the students sustained life-threatening injuries, Sputnik reported. One male student sustained a gunshot wound and a female student succumbed to a gu...


Serena Williams to make Professional Comeback this Thursday

Her infant daughter Alexis Olympia and husband Alexis Ohanian were not in attendance. Serena said she was preparing to return to the WTA Tour six months...


PPP, PTI join hands for Senate Chairmanship

Pakistan's political parties have increased their efforts to have a candidate of their choice appointed as the Senate chairman, days after the election for the ...


Secret $560M Powerball victor has lawyers pick up prize

Lawyer William Shaheen accepted the oversized check, written out to the Good Karma Family trust, for the lump-sum payout of $352 million. The woman's lawyers ...


Vice President Pence Praises Kentucky

Vice President Pence will be in Lexington to deliver remarks at an America First Policies event, "Tax Cuts to Put America First". "We just want to make sure w...


Why Sam Nunberg's insane interviews were inevitable

That's what happened to former Bill Clinton business partner Susan McDougal, who sat in jail for 18 months after refusing to testify before a Whitewater grand...


Florida legislature votes to remain on Daylight Saving Time year round

It's annual eight month run was first enacted by the federal government March 19, 1918, during World War I, as a way to conserve coal. Of course, not everyone...


Protests outside UK Parliament ahead of Saudi Crown Prince's visit

Bin Salman was welcomed at London airport by Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson late on Tuesday. Saudi Arabia's crown prince was greeted by Queen Elizabe...


India imposes fresh restrictions on trade with North Korea

North Korea has boasted of its plans to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the mainland United States. US and South Korean forces reportedly...