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Forecasters: Snow, hard travel possible in Kentucky Forecasters: Snow, hard travel possible in Kentucky
- March 11, 2018

Rain and snow is likely through the afternoon as well, with a 60 percent chance of precipitation. The NWS reports 3-5 inches of snow are expected, with isolated higher amounts. Forecasters warn of wind gusts of up to 30 miles per hour, reduced visibilities and hard travel conditions, especially during the Monday morning commute. (more...)
Macron e Trump parlano delle alternative ai dazi Macron e Trump parlano delle alternative ai dazi
- March 11, 2018

Lo afferma la Ue, dopo l'incontro della commissaria europea al commercio , Cecilia Malmstrom, con il rappresentante Usa per il commercio Lighthizer a Bruxelles . Nella versione dell'Eliseo della telefonata, avvenuta su iniziativa francese, Macron, pur condividendo l'obiettivo di lottare contro le pratiche sleali che portano a una distorsione della concorrenza, ha espresso "vive preoccupazioni" a Trump per i dazi. (more...)
Australian Prime Minister Praises US Decision to Exempt Canberra From Tariffs
- March 11, 2018

He is committed to having a very fair and reciprocal military and trade relationship", Mr Trump tweeted. "Thank you for confirming new tariffs won't have to be imposed on Australian steel & aluminum - good for jobs in Australia and in US!", Turnbull said on Twitter. (more...)
Japanese revive the seventh anniversary of tsunami tragedy Japanese revive the seventh anniversary of tsunami tragedy
- March 11, 2018

What happens to a town that has been abandoned for seven years after a nuclear meltdown? The disaster claimed around 16,000 lives and left more than 2,000 people missing, according to police. Cleaning up the still-radioactive nuclear plant remains a daunting challenge that will take decades. More than 73,000 people who fled the region remain displaced, living in "temporary" prefabricated housing. (more...)
UMBC shocks Vermont 65-62 in America East title game UMBC shocks Vermont 65-62 in America East title game
- March 11, 2018

It hadn't beaten the Catamounts in 23 straight games. Saturday provided us with a full slate of conference championship games in college basketball which meant a lot of automatic bids for the NCAA Tournament were set to be punched. Odom's coaching impact, coupled with UMBC star Lyles, has the Retrievers clicking on all cylinders and could find themselves with another upset win, this time in the NCAA tournament. (more...)
TL;DR: Karachi to host Windies for T20I series TL;DR: Karachi to host Windies for T20I series
- March 11, 2018

The tour of West Indies will be a big step forward towards complete revival of cricket in Pakistan. Sethi said Reg Dickason, the ICC's security consultant, would visit Karachi during the PSL final to look at the security arrangements for the series. (more...)
NRA files lawsuit over Florida gun control law NRA files lawsuit over Florida gun control law
- March 11, 2018

Rick Scott signs the Marjory Stoneman Douglas Public Safety Act in the governor's office at the Florida State Capitol in Tallahassee, Fla ., Friday, March 9, 2018. The House also added specific provisions allowing authorities to seize guns in domestic violence situations, lowered the standard of proof applied by law enforcement officers when deciding to seize firearms in "extreme risk" situations and increased the length of time that a court order could hold firearms after being seized. (more...)
Scots Labour misspell founder's name in conference gaffe Scots Labour misspell founder's name in conference gaffe
- March 11, 2018

However, Ms Stihler insisted the option of keeping Britain in the single market, which permits the free movement of goods and people, must remain on the agenda. "This step forward is also important for Labour in Scotland". "I think one big push (and) we might be able to get the Labour front bench into the right place as well". (more...)
Crown Prince Returns to Saudi Arabia from UK Trip Crown Prince Returns to Saudi Arabia from UK Trip
- March 11, 2018

When he was in London , protesters greeted MBS with chants of "hands off Yemen! ". Queen Elizabeth II welcomed the crown prince at Buckingham Palace ahead of talks with Prime Minister Theresa May. Prince Mohammed bin Salman has recently announced several cultural reforms, including the lifting of a ban on women driving. BAE Systems employs some 83,100 people in over 40 countries and over 34,000 in the UK. (more...)
N. Korea agrees to halt missile tests until meeting N. Korea agrees to halt missile tests until meeting
- March 11, 2018

Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo said the USA would also continue its military exercises on the Korean Peninsula, but that he expected Pyongyang to halt its nuclear and missile testing. The North Koreans have long sought direct relations with senior USA officials. One obvious question: Does Trump get credit for pushing the North Koreans to make concessions, such as suspension of testing? Yet despite saying the much-anticipated meeting with North Korea may be the greatest ... (more...)
LSU tames Hawaii in second baseball game of series LSU tames Hawaii in second baseball game of series
- March 11, 2018

The outfielder hammered 9 homers as a freshman in 2017, good for third on the team. Collecting his first career hits, senior left fielder Jedd Andrade went 2-for-3, while sophomores Dustin Demeter and Fogel each batted 2-for-4. Gilbert's velocity did dip into the high 80s from the low 90s in his last inning. Precautionary move: In the first inning, Caleb Gilbert took a liner off his push off foot, which seemed to bother him throughout the game. (more...)
Trump 'says USA should consider death penalty for drug dealers' Trump 'says USA should consider death penalty for drug dealers'
- March 11, 2018

Trump said of Mr. Saccone, dismissing Mr. Lamb as "Lamb the Sham". Trump delivered "about five minutes" of what had been scripted for Saturday night's rally, a White House official familiar with the speech said. "The other opponent, his opponent, is not voting for us", Trump said in Moon Township , referring to the Democrat nominee Conor Lamb . Yet Saccone has underwhelmed national Republicans in this heavily pro-Trump district, and public polling ahead of the March 13 election has ... (more...)
Turkish jet carrying 11 crashes in Iran's mountains Turkish jet carrying 11 crashes in Iran's mountains
- March 11, 2018

Villagers near the crash say they saw flames coming from the plane's engine before the crash, according to a report by Iran's state-run judiciary news agency Mizan. Today's crash comes after an Iranian ATR-72, a twin-engine turboprop used for short-distance regional flying, crashed in southern Iran, killing all 65 people on board in February. (more...)
Will steel tariffs lead to trade war? Will steel tariffs lead to trade war?
- March 11, 2018

It's expected Canada and Mexico will receive a provisional exemption. "There is no case for imposing tariffs on Australian steel", Turnbull told reporters in Sydney. European industry associations called on Malmstrom to respond if the EU was subjected to the tariffs, saying they would hit the steel and aluminium sectors hard. (more...)
Hope 'fading' for finding South African and 3 other crewmembers Hope 'fading' for finding South African and 3 other crewmembers
- March 11, 2018

He said a search was continuing for four members of the crew who were still missing. He said 22 rescued crewmembers were being taken to Sri Lanka on a rescue vessel. The shipper initially described the vessel as being about 1,000 miles off the coast of Oman. Indian Coast Guard Vessels with the capacity to douse such fires rushed to the spot. (more...)
This Video Game Montage Explains School Shootings, According to the White House This Video Game Montage Explains School Shootings, According to the White House
- March 11, 2018

Also attending were a representative of the Parents Television Council , a conservative watchdog group, as well as conservative activist Brent Bozell - a longtime critic of video game violence who founded the council - and the author of a book linking mass killings to violent video games. (more...)
Santander Consumer USA (SC) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
- March 11, 2018

Bryn Mawr Trust Company acquired 24,750 shares as Corning Inc (GLW)'s stock rose 5.06%. The hedge fund run by Joshua Friedman held 2.78 million shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $42.68M, down from 3.06 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Trump agrees to meet North Koreas Kim: White House Trump agrees to meet North Koreas Kim: White House
- March 11, 2018

According to a senior administration official, Trump may meet the North Korean leader in couple of months. And Rodman has visited North Korea several times, including past year, to serve as an informal diplomat and basketball guru to Kim. (more...)
Man United sink Liverpool, unsavoury scenes at West Ham
- March 11, 2018

Klopp said: "This club will do what we have to do, the owners are ready for that". "So when I say to a striker, "Go there and do that job for me", then he is a sergeant". "He needs to fit in the team, that's why we paid the price", Klopp told the Telegraph . You can always lose a header or a challenge with Romelu Lukaku of course but there is a gap in behind and we need to close that. (more...)
What Does Gary Cohn's Resignation Mean for Financial Markets? What Does Gary Cohn's Resignation Mean for Financial Markets?
- March 11, 2018

He loves our country". With the decisions made by the USA impacting a significant percentage of the global economy, the world took notice at this move as an indication that the Trump Administration may not be acting in the best interests of the American, or global, economy, and while tax reform is on the way, trade policies may dampen economic output in the near term, offsetting corporate gains from lower taxes. (more...)
ALL train lines through Manchester blocked due to protest on tracks ALL train lines through Manchester blocked due to protest on tracks
- March 11, 2018

The government in Ankara has accused the YPG of supporting another armed Kurdish organisation, the PKK (the Kurdistan Workers' Party), which is considered a terrorist group by NATO. "The station has been closed while officers at the scene work to ensure their safe removal and the reopening of the station". "All trains at the station will remain until the station opens". (more...)
When a horse walks into a Miami bar it's no joke When a horse walks into a Miami bar it's no joke
- March 11, 2018

The shocking incident happened between Wednesday evening and the early morning hours of Thursday at the Mokai Lounge in the city of Miami Beach. " I was disgusted and offended that any legitimate businessperson would think this was an appropriate action to take ", City Manager Jimmy Morales said in the statement. (more...)
Statewide West Virginia teacher strike enters day 7 without classes Statewide West Virginia teacher strike enters day 7 without classes
- March 11, 2018

The statement also indicated that schools would be closed for an eighth straight Monday and for the foreseeable future. Jim Justice had reached a tentative pay deal with union leaders Tuesday that was created to end the strike and send teachers back into the classroom on Thursday. (more...)
Hammond: UK could reject any Brexit deal excluding financial services Hammond: UK could reject any Brexit deal excluding financial services
- March 11, 2018

Financial services generate more than 10 percent of Britain's output and are the only area in which Britain has a trade surplus with the European Union, making London very keen to preserve its banks' current access to continental Europe. Recognising the "very particular challenges" that Brexit brings for both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, May says that a hard border must be avoided and that "physical infrastructure at the border, or any related checks and controls, have been ... (more...)
IAF to rescue students caught in forest fire in Tamil Nadu IAF to rescue students caught in forest fire in Tamil Nadu
- March 11, 2018

This decision was taken in response to the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami who requested the help of the IAF. In a tweet, she also said that the Southern Command was in touch with the Theni Collector. "Just now I have spoken to District Collector". Around 50 people, including several students, were trekking in Kurankani hills in Theni when the fire broke out. (more...)

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