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Incoming snow prompts Winter Storm Watch in central in this weekend Incoming snow prompts Winter Storm Watch in central in this weekend
- January 11, 2019

Meteorologists predict periods of light snow late Saturday and again Sunday across Maryland, with at most a few inches of total accumulation. The chance for snow will continue through noon Saturday and begin tapering off through the afternoon and evening hours, according to the weather service. (more...)
Huawei sales director arrested in Poland over spying allegations Huawei sales director arrested in Poland over spying allegations
- January 11, 2019

Poland's state security agency arrested a Chinese businessman and a Polish national on Friday over allegations of spying, Poland's state news agency PAP reported. A Chinese Huawei "director" and a Polish cyber business specialist have been arrested in Poland on suspicion of spying for China , it has emerged. (more...)
Military Going Ahead With Syria Withdrawal Plans Military Going Ahead With Syria Withdrawal Plans
- January 11, 2019

In a statement, the Pentagon said that, "Out of concern for operational security, we will not be discussing specific troop movements or timelines, but we do expect to provide a periodic update on progress regarding percentages of equipment removed from Syria". (more...)
Donald Trump threatens emergency powers to pay for wall Donald Trump threatens emergency powers to pay for wall
- January 11, 2019

He's gonna declare an emergency. "The president stomped out of the meeting", Pelosi told reporters at the Capitol Wednesday afternoon. "This is just common sense". "The Democrats are apparently not going to negotiate until the government is open, and if you even open the government, the House isn't going to negotiate about funding for the wall ". (more...)
In Botched Delivery, Nurse In Botched Delivery, Nurse "Pulls Too Hard" Leaving Baby's Head In Womb
- January 11, 2019

After he botched up the delivery so horribly, the nurse at Ramgarh health centre on Jaisalmer deposited the baby's body in the mortuary without informing anyone that its head was left inside the woman's body. The woman was taken to the nearby Ummed Hospital in Jodphur, where shocked doctors, thinking they were delivering a placenta, instead found the baby's head. (more...)
Bernie Sanders adviser accused of harassing female staffer in 2016 Bernie Sanders adviser accused of harassing female staffer in 2016
- January 11, 2019

Sanders said that his 2018 Senate re-election campaign had more robust protections for women. "Our standards and safeguards were inadequate". Politico reported late Wednesday that Robert Becker - who oversaw Sanders' 2016 Iowa campaign, then helped lead his efforts in Michigan, California and NY as deputy national field director - allegedly approached a 20-year-old campaign staffer, grabbed her wrists and forcibly kissed her, "putting his tongue in her mouth as he held her". (more...)
Missing teen whose parents were shot is found alive, suspect in custody Missing teen whose parents were shot is found alive, suspect in custody
- January 11, 2019

Twin Cities TV station KSTP reports Closs was expected to be reunited with her family Thursday evening after being checked out at a Duluth, MN hospital. Local authorities and the FBI launched an investigation into her disappearance and said at the time that they believed the teen was kidnapped . I can't wait to get my arms around her. (more...)
Bus driver rescues young child
- January 11, 2019

In the video, Ivic, a mother of two, can be heard saying, "I'm shaken". "Baby was so scared and cried". The MCTS said in a statement that the baby was unharmed. Ms Ivic said she was grateful she was in the right place at the right time to keep the baby safe. "She did a lot more than her job". "Oh my god, oh my god", she said. (more...)
Michael Cohen, Trump’s former lawyer, to testify publicly before Congress Michael Cohen, Trump’s former lawyer, to testify publicly before Congress
- January 11, 2019

A federal judge last month sentenced Cohen to three years in prison, following a dramatic hearing at which Cohen said he felt it was his duty to cover up Trump's "dirty deeds". The investigation has clouded Trump's presidency. He added, "As a lawyer, Mr. Cohen should have known better". Cohen also acknowledged in the Mueller investigation that he lied to Congress by saying negotiations over a Trump Tower in Moscow had ended in January 2016 when he actually pursued the project into that ... (more...)
Helicopter rescues injured skier in French Alps, dramatic video shows Helicopter rescues injured skier in French Alps, dramatic video shows
- January 10, 2019

The man, named as Bruno, had become exhausted and suffered an agonising fall. It shows the helicopter approaching from a different angle before it hovers close to the mountainside to allow the rescue workers to jump out of the helicopter with their equipment. (more...)
Trump cancels trip to economic forum in Davos due to shutdown
- January 10, 2019

President Donald Trump on Thursday canceled his upcoming trip to the annual worldwide conference at Davos, blaming the ongoing row in Washington over building wall on the border with Mexico . "But if the shutdown continues, I won't go". Trump and Democrats are at an impasse over funding for Trump's proposed wall at the southern border. Trump blamed opposition Democrats' "intransigence" over his demand for $5.7 billion to extend a border wall with Mexico. (more...)
Kurdish Militia Detains Teen Daesh Supporter From US in Eastern Syria Kurdish Militia Detains Teen Daesh Supporter From US in Eastern Syria
- January 10, 2019

Help us grow and continue telling Israel's story to the world. "This matters because SDF holds hundreds of IS fighters , including many European citizens, and they might go free if no solution is found, " said Bobby Chesney, a national security law expert at the University of Texas. (more...)
Rape Probe After Woman In Coma For 14 Years Gives Birth Rape Probe After Woman In Coma For 14 Years Gives Birth
- January 10, 2019

Police are seeking DNA samples from all male staffers at the facility in a push to identify the father of the baby boy, according to a Tuesday statement from Hacienda Healthcare obtained by PEOPLE. The Hacienda facility, according to its website, provides specialized care for infants, children and young adults who are "medically fragile", chronically ill or have intellectual and developmental disabilities. (more...)
'Segregated' classroom photo sparks race row in South Africa 'Segregated' classroom photo sparks race row in South Africa
- January 10, 2019

TimesLIVE reported a mother, who chose to remain anonymous to protect the identity of her child, was fuming after an image was shared on Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke's WhatsApp group. "We did not accept the explanation", he told community members, adding that a decision on the fate of the principal had not been taken. Some white parents have removed their children from the school because they fear for their safety. (more...)
Police hunt for man who licked a doorbell for three hours Police hunt for man who licked a doorbell for three hours
- January 10, 2019

This man reportedly licked an intercom for hours. "I thought I'd seen it all, but this takes the cake", neighbour Francisco Javier Estrada told KION-TV. and last just before 5 a.m., police said. "He curls in front of the front area of the residence ... like he's taking a nap". Police said he could be charged with misdemeanour charges of petty theft and prowling. (more...)
Jazmine Barnes: Second man charged in drive-by shooting Jazmine Barnes: Second man charged in drive-by shooting
- January 10, 2019

Jazmine Barnes loved hugs, playing "classroom", and singing louder than the radio. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said he believes the family didn't lie to investigators, but rather mistakenly identified a witness as the gunman. "I believe - and having written hate crime legislation, knowing the criteria, I believe that this should be looked at as a hate crime", Jackson Lee said Friday. (more...)
Gonen Segev: Israel ex-minister admits spying for Iran Gonen Segev: Israel ex-minister admits spying for Iran
- January 10, 2019

He was suspected of providing information about Israel's energy industry, security sites, buildings and officials in political and security bodies to his Iranian handlers. The report added that Segev told interrogators that he did not hand over any classified information to his Iranian handlers and that he had no ideological or financial motive to help an enemy state. (more...)
A US Navy veteran has been imprisoned in Iran for months A US Navy veteran has been imprisoned in Iran for months
- January 10, 2019

The Swiss Embassy in Iran represents the US, as the formal U.S. According to his mother, White traveled to Iran to visit his girlfriend. The site quoted a former Iranian prisoner, identified as Ivar Farhadi, who said he met White in October when they were both held at the same prison in the city of Mashad. (more...)
Australia charges man over suspicious foreign mission parcels
- January 10, 2019

Savas Avan, from Shepparton, more than 100 miles north of Melbourne , appeared at Melbourne Magistrates' Court on Thursday. The man is expected to appear before Melbourne Magistrate's Court on Thursday morning. More than a dozen foreign offices received suspicious packages on Wednesday, including the USA and British missions in Melbourne. The British, American, Croatian, New Zealand and Swiss consulates in Melbourne confirmed to CNN on Wednesday that they had received suspicious items ... (more...)
Iran acknowledges arrest of US Navy veteran Iran acknowledges arrest of US Navy veteran
- January 10, 2019

The case is likely to further worsen relations with the United States. "We are aware of reports of the detention of a USA citizen in Iran", a spokesperson for the State Department told NPR. "We have no higher priority than the safety and security of USA citizens overseas". In December, six families of foreign or dual nationals held or believed to have disappeared in Iran - including the families of the Namazis and Levinson - issued an open letter alleging their relatives were political ... (more...)
Jaguar Land Rover to make 'substantial' job cuts after China, diesel slump Jaguar Land Rover to make 'substantial' job cuts after China, diesel slump
- January 10, 2019

The firm, which is owned by Indian conglomerate Tata, made a £90m pre-tax loss in the three months to September 30, a major reversal from the £385m profit of the previous year. JLR posted a £90m loss in October and announced plans to save £2.5bn, including £1bn of costs cuts. If, as expected, the United Kingdom bears the brunt, or the entirety, of JLR's global cost-cutting, JLR may well say it tried to warn us. (more...)
Man accused of stealing $10M lottery ticket from roommate Man accused of stealing $10M lottery ticket from roommate
- January 10, 2019

The Lottery investigator invited Saosongyang to their Sacramento District Office to collect his winnings. He reported the matter to police after suspecting that one of his two roommates had taken the ticket and replaced it with a fraudulent one while he was sleeping, the Sacramento Bee reported. (more...)
Congo braces for election results after commission meets overnight Congo braces for election results after commission meets overnight
- January 10, 2019

This could be Congo's first peaceful, democratic transfer of power since independence in 1960. The preliminary results of the December 30 vote had been expected on Sunday, but the commission indefinitely delayed the announcement, to the growing suspicion of many Congolese. (more...)
European Union nations reach deal on stranded migrants, Malta announces European Union nations reach deal on stranded migrants, Malta announces
- January 09, 2019

Early in the stalemate, Mr Muscat had also struck a defiant note, saying his tiny island nation would not let the 49 people set foot on Malta unless the deal included an agreement for fellow European Union countries to take numerous 249 migrants who Maltese military ships had rescued in its search-and-rescue area in late December. (more...)
Trump threatens to yank funds for California wildfire recovery Trump threatens to yank funds for California wildfire recovery
- January 09, 2019

The state's former top firefighter doesn't agree. State officials have pointed to a variety of factors including some of the hottest years on record amid global warming trends. In a tweet, Harris noted that Californians endured the deadliest wildfire in the state's history previous year. However, Newsom also took aim at Trump in his inauguration speech, saying he wanted to "offer an alternative to the corruption and incompetence in the White House". (more...)

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