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Woman dead as storm hits Kentucky, Tennessee Woman dead as storm hits Kentucky, Tennessee
- February 26, 2018

While a quick isolated spin-up tornado is possible in the state, far western Kentucky faces the greatest threat. Ahead of a strong line of storms expected to make its way into our viewing area Saturday evening and night, severe weather cells popped up Saturday afternoon. (more...)
Papua New Guinea hit by powerful magnitude 7.5 quake Papua New Guinea hit by powerful magnitude 7.5 quake
- February 26, 2018

Pacific Tsunami Alarm Center (PTWC) said in a statement. The Geological Survey website had 19 reports of people feeling the quake, including some saying the shaking was violent. Caruso said there was no tsunami danger. "Any geologic situation like steep valleys or any type of construction, [like] buildings, mines, that sort of thing, since this is a shallow quake it shakes all of that a lot more", he said. (more...)
'This is only the beginning': Archaeologists discover ancient Egyptian necropolis 'This is only the beginning': Archaeologists discover ancient Egyptian necropolis
- February 25, 2018

The necropolis, which contains about 40 sarcophagi, was discovered in the Nile Valley to the south of Cairo. Four well-preserved alabaster canopic jars were singled out for mention, inscribed with hieroglyphics and created to hold the mummified internal organs of their owner, who would have been a high priest of the ancient Egyptian deity Thoth, the god of the moon and wisdom. (more...)
Explosion reported in English city a major incident, police say Explosion reported in English city a major incident, police say
- February 25, 2018

Leicestershire police later reported a "major accident" in the area, and that the roads had been closed. "All emergency services are now dealing with this", the police force said in a statement. The affected property was a two-floor building with a loft conversion that had suffered a "pancake collapse", she said. We could see the flames. Pictures and video on social media show what appears to be a shop on the street engulfed in flames visible from a distance. (more...)
Aaron Ramsey Starts - Arsenal Team vs Manchester City Confirmed
- February 25, 2018

And we as managers maybe we impart our philosophy, but I think this game belongs to the players. "We are here to serve the club, and the club then has to judge if the work we do is good enough or not". Arsenal: David Ospina 5 (out of 10), Calum Chambers 5, Laurent Koscielny 5, Shkodran Mustafi 4, Hector Bellerin 5, Granit Xhaka 5, Aaron Ramsey 6, Nacho Monreal 6, Jack Wilshere 6, Mesut Ozil 5, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 5. (more...)
American men win Olympic curling gold, beat Sweden American men win Olympic curling gold, beat Sweden
- February 25, 2018

Even reaching the finals felt like quite an accomplishment for the American team, considering the way it started this tournament. The match settled into a 5-5 tie through seven ends before the United States stormed through with a rare five-point end in the eighth. (more...)
North Korean delegation arrives for Olympics closing show North Korean delegation arrives for Olympics closing show
- February 25, 2018

The Olympics have given a boost to engagement between the two Koreas after more than a year of sharply rising tension over the North's missile tests and its sixth and largest nuclear test in defiance of United Nations sanctions. The decision enraged the families of 46 sailors killed in the torpedo attack and threatened the mood of rapprochement that Seoul sought to create at what it called the "Peace Games". (more...)
Massive Explosion, Fire Rocks Leicester City Centre - Police Declare 'Major Incident' Massive Explosion, Fire Rocks Leicester City Centre - Police Declare 'Major Incident'
- February 25, 2018

United Kingdom police are reportedly dealing with a "major incident" with reports a massive explosion has erupted in a shop in the city of Leicester. Leicester Police said on Twitter this evening: "There has been a major incident on Hinckley Road, Leicester". (more...)
India and South Africa eye T20I series win India and South Africa eye T20I series win
- February 25, 2018

Bhuvneshwar took two wickets for India and became the man of the match, while Bumrah, Shardul, Pandya and Raina got one success. Under Kohli's captaincy, India have yet to field the same playing XI in Tests and after Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Ajinkya Rahane - seemingly straightforward picks - were not selected for the crucial second Test, a question on team selection and the best playing XI saw Kohli lose his cool. (more...)
Watch Out! - Its The 'Beast From The East'! Watch Out! - Its The 'Beast From The East'!
- February 25, 2018

Met Éireann have issued a status yellow weather advisory, which may be updated to at least a status orange warning, ahead of "exceptionally cold weather" that is to occur this week. "Maximum temperatures on Tuesday of 2C to 5C in a biting east to northeast wind". Some places, particularly along exposed coastal areas, will also see blustery conditions and wintry showers of sleet and hail. (more...)
Armed guard on duty during Florida school shooting 'never went in' Armed guard on duty during Florida school shooting 'never went in'
- February 25, 2018

It was their first time back on the Parkland campus since 17 people were shot to death on Valentine's Day. Staff members returned for the first time on Friday to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, now the site of one of the deadliest school attacks in USA history in which 14 students and three faculty were killed. (more...)
Labour 'to back staying' in new EU customs union Labour 'to back staying' in new EU customs union
- February 25, 2018

Keir Starmer said on Sunday his party had agreed that if it wins power it should negotiate a new union with the bloc, and that Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May faced a potential rebellion over her position on the issue. The premier's fragility was laid bare in December when rebels in her party joined with Labour to defeat May in Parliament, ensuring lawmakers will have a meaningful vote on the final deal she strikes with the EU. (more...)
Karachi Kings to face off with Peshawar Zalmi today in PSL 2018 Karachi Kings to face off with Peshawar Zalmi today in PSL 2018
- February 25, 2018

This will allow me to check if they are suitable for playing at the global level or not. The defending champions could not quite get off to a winning start in this edition as they looked rusty in the opening game against PSL debutants Multan Sultans . (more...)
Democrats hit back at Trump with their own FBI-Russia memo Democrats hit back at Trump with their own FBI-Russia memo
- February 25, 2018

The US Congress has released a controversial Democratic memo that seeks to undercut Republican claims of Federal Bureau of Investigation misconduct in seeking a surveillance warrant in the Russian Federation probe. "Is it fair to ask, what did President Obama know?" If that all sounds vague-that's because of the masking process meant to protect USA identities who are not the direct targets of surveillance. (more...)
Chumba, Dibaba reign supreme at Tokyo Marathon Chumba, Dibaba reign supreme at Tokyo Marathon
- February 25, 2018

Chumba, who previously won at the Japanese capital in 2014, reigned supreme in the men's competition as he won in 2hours, 5 minutes and 30seconds. Dibaba - victor in 2015 having ended the race second a year earlier - crossed the finish line ahead of countrywoman Ruti Aga and American Amy Cragg in a time of 2:19:51. (more...)
"Pañuelazo" en el Congreso para pedir la legalización del aborto
- February 25, 2018

Según Economía Femini (s) ta, una organización que se describe como "economía con perspectiva de género para todas y todos", en Argentina un aborto clandestino puede llegar a costar entre 10 y 17 mil pesos , cuando el 80% de las mujeres gana menos de 10.400. (more...)
Parents release names of 105 missing Nigerian girls Parents release names of 105 missing Nigerian girls
- February 25, 2018

Ibrahim Gaidam, in a statement. "The attack occurred barely a week after the military withdrew the soldiers from there", the Yobe governor said. "The same thing happened in 2013 when the military suddenly removed troops guarding the town and a week later Boko Haram went there to attack the town and the secondary school there killing 29 students". (more...)
Officer at Stoneman Didn't Enter School During Shooting Officer at Stoneman Didn't Enter School During Shooting
- February 25, 2018

He did describe what he saw on the tape, though, during the press conference , saying he saw the deputy arrive at the corner of a building on the campus of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School , but he never went in. "I'd rather have somebody who loves their students and wants to protect their students than someone standing outside who doesn't know anybody". "It should not be easier for a madman to shoot up a school than a bank or jewellery store or some Hollywood gala". (more...)
Kurdish Syrian ex-leader Salih Muslim arrested in Prague Kurdish Syrian ex-leader Salih Muslim arrested in Prague
- February 25, 2018

A Kurdish official close to Muslim said the former PYD leader was in Prague attending a conference. A prominent leader of Syria's Kurdish community has been detained by Czech authorities on a warrant from Turkey. Turkish security officials and the justice ministry have begun the administrative process for the extradition of Muslim. There was no immediate comment from Czech authorities on the detention of Muslim, who is a Syrian citizen. (more...)
Trump defends NRA amid gun law debate Trump defends NRA amid gun law debate
- February 25, 2018

Gun rights groups oppose raising age limits beyond 18 years, but Trump insisted he can sell the restriction to the "patriots" at the National Rifle Assn. In Switzerland, a country with similar attitudes toward gun ownership as the U.S., the law was changed in 2008 to require stricter ammunition storage after a man killed 14 and injured 14 more in a regional parliament. (more...)
Cape Town T20I: SA win toss, elect to bowl against India Cape Town T20I: SA win toss, elect to bowl against India
- February 25, 2018

Junior Dala, who marked his debut in the first T20I, will be the main asset of the home team in the bowling department as he has picked up four wickets in the first two matches. "But it's always nice to be among runs", Raj, who scored 192 runs in four innings with three half centuries, said after the match. "The way we played in Tests and ODIs, it showed what we can achieve as a team in South Africa ". (more...)
Mexican leader's visit with Trump shelved over wall Mexican leader's visit with Trump shelved over wall
- February 25, 2018

United States officials described the President as being "frustrated and exasperated, saying Trump believed it was unreasonable for Pena Nieto to expect him to back off his crowd-pleasing campaign promise of forcing Mexico to pay for the wall". (more...)
Famous Jerusalem church shut over tax protest Famous Jerusalem church shut over tax protest
- February 25, 2018

The statement criticized a recent bill passed by the Israeli parliament that allowed the Israeli state to take over Christian buildings leased to private companies, and plans to begin imposing taxes on Christian church properties. Al-Qawasmi commended the stance of all churches, stressing that Christians in Palestine along with their churches, are an integral part of the Palestinian identity. (more...)
Rain and Thunderstorms Potential This Weekend Rain and Thunderstorms Potential This Weekend
- February 25, 2018

SUNDAY: With the front to our southeast, the severe threat will lessen and the majority of the rain will clear out. EXTENDED FORECAST: Cooler 60s return Tuesday under partly sunny skies and mostly dry conditions. So, Thursday could be the start of some nice weather! Update: 2:18PM A TROUGH of low pressure with associated cloud and showers lies to the northeast of the group is expected to gradually move over the group tomorrow. (more...)
Manafort asks USA court for release to attend NY funeral Manafort asks USA court for release to attend NY funeral
- February 25, 2018

The new charges were filed in the Eastern District of Virginia. "Now that you have this very close associate, Rick Gates pleading guilty now you have someone who can connect the dots, who can provide a narrator for a the trial". When Manafort became manager of the Trump campaign in the middle of 2016 Gates served as his deputy. Mr Gates helped run the campaign's day-to-day operations, played a key role at the Republican National Convention at which Mr Trump was chosen as the party's ... (more...)

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