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Winter Weather Alerts Issued As First Day Of Spring Arrives

According to the National Weather Service , about an inch of rain is likely on Tuesday before the precipitation turns into snow and sleet that evening. For related traffic news , check out Gridlock . This will quickly decrease temperatures into the 30s and eventually into the lower 30s for lows Tuesday night. [Full Article...]

Lingayat and Veerashaivas are same: Karnataka minister protests 'one-sided' decision

Lingayat and Veerashaivas are same: Karnataka minister protests 'one-sided' decision Ahead of the state assembly elections, the Chief Minister Siddaramaiah-led Karnataka Government on Monday accepted the suggestions of Nagamohan Das committee to form a separate religion status for the Lingayat's community. "Lingayat is a part of Hinduism". "We want to project it as a continuation of the Congress agenda of dividing Hindu society", said a party source. However, the community is divi... [Full Article...]

Cinderella run for the ages ends, but UMBC future just begins

Cinderella run for the ages ends, but UMBC future just begins The Wolf Pack move to an all-upstart regional semifinal Thursday night with 11th-seeded Loyola-Chicago (30-5). After the basketball team's historic win in teh NCAA Tournament Friday night, the school's brand took off. With all this said, there's definitely a separate narrative that could be written. On the Wildcats' next possession, Kamau Stokes hit a jumper as the shot clock was expiring to ext... [Full Article...]

Abbas Accuses Hamas of Involvement in Hamdallah Assassination Attempt

Abbas Accuses Hamas of Involvement in Hamdallah Assassination Attempt Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, who has cut off all contact with the White House since December, this week called USA ambassador David Friedman a "son of a dog", a slur Friedman said carried an air of anti-Semitism. The Palestinian President also said that either the Palestinian government takes full charge of everything in Gaza , or the de facto authority remains fully respon... [Full Article...]

UK is infused with Russian money, making a crackdown hard

UK is infused with Russian money, making a crackdown hard The Russian Premier said that Russia has destroyed all chemical weapons and it was utter nonsense to even suggest his country is responsible for this poisoning incident. Meanwhile Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe voiced his "outrage" over the attack and urged Moscow to respond in a serious manner, in a phone call with British Prime Minister Theresa May . [Full Article...]

Trump Calls Putin To Congratulate Him On Election Win

Trump Calls Putin To Congratulate Him On Election Win Putin secured his re-election over the weekend. Trump is not the first Commander-in-Chief to call Putin to congratulate him on winning re-election. Mr. Trump called the conversation "a very good call". "The call had to do also with the fact that we will probably get together in the not too distant future so we can discuss arms, we can discuss the arms race". [Full Article...]

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope: 'I'm hungry to impress for England'

Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope: 'I'm hungry to impress for England' At the start of the season, Pope was on the bench for the Clarets, but a long-term injury to Tom Heaton has resulted in the 25-year-old making 27 outings in the Premier League . Come the World Cup there will be one goalkeeper who has that slot. "It's every man for himself". "It's obviously a day I never thought I'd see come and, now it has, it's massive elation for me and everyone close to ... [Full Article...]

Two juveniles arrested for internet scams that led to armed robbery

Two juveniles arrested for internet scams that led to armed robbery Florence police responded and took one person into custody, then found a truck matching the description of the one from the first robbery going south on Cloverdale Road. "We recovered several evidentiary items, including a knife and clothing that matched what is seen in the surveillance video", Zack said. The suspect, now identified as Queen, was wearing a back pack, a black jacket with white ma... [Full Article...]

Sixth explosion reported in Texas, unrelated to bombings

Sixth explosion reported in Texas, unrelated to bombings A bomb inside a package exploded around 1am on Tuesday as it passed along a conveyor belt at a FedEx shipping centre near San Antonio, causing minor injuries to a worker. Instead, the focus remained on Austin, where the previous four explosions had occurred between March 2 and March 18. The parcel exploded at a facility in the town of Schertz, in the San Antonio area. [Full Article...]

Israel confirms bombing 'Syria nuclear reactor' in 2007

Israel confirms bombing 'Syria nuclear reactor' in 2007 Israel's defense minister Avigdor Liberman said Wednesday that a 2007 strike on a suspected Syrian nuclear reactor was a message to his country's enemies, after the military formally acknowledged the raid for the first time. Israel has recently intensified its warnings over the growing military presence of Iran in Syria. Israel responded by bombing Syrian anti-aircraft batteries. [Full Article...]

Xi Jinping tells parliament China must not be complacent

Xi Jinping tells parliament China must not be complacent During its session, China's National People's Congress has ratified the constitutional amendment removing decades old two-term limit for President and Vice President paving the way for Xi to continue in power for life. "It is a shared aspiration of all Chinese people and in their basic interests to safeguard China's sovereignty and territorial integrity and realise China's complete reunification",... [Full Article...]

Rahul Gandhi to have an 'Amar, Akbar and Anthony' day in Karnataka

Rahul Gandhi to have an 'Amar, Akbar and Anthony' day in Karnataka Noting that one person could not take the country forward, Gandhi said the nation had progressed due to the work of the 120 crore Indians. Recalling the contributions of social reformers Basavanna and Sri Narayana Guru, he said they had believed that all people were one. [Full Article...]

New map could boost Democrats

Republicans are expected to challenge the map in federal court and argue that legislatures and governors, not courts, have the constitutional responsibility to draw congressional maps. Critics have pointed to the current imbalance in House seats to highlight the unfairness of the current map, which was drawn in 2011 by Republicans. That ruling came just under two weeks after a federal court sa... [Full Article...]

Florida teen beats friend to death with baseball bat over girl

Florida teen beats friend to death with baseball bat over girl During his police interview, the Lake Wales teen confessed asking his friend to accompany him to the nearby woods on the pretense of wanting to show his something. Judd said they do not yet know why he killed the other boy and have no further details. In addition to first-degree murder charges, Murray was charged with possession of marijuana less than 20 grams and possession of drug paraphernali... [Full Article...]

Itel Mobile debuts two Android smartphones - S42 & A44

Itel Mobile debuts two Android smartphones - S42 & A44 Itel S42 smartphone was launched in March 2018. At Rs 8,499 Itel S42 is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor with a quad-core 1.4Ghz processor , 600MHz Adreno 308 GPU for graphics performance. The smartphone runs Android 8.0 Oreo out-of-the-box which will enable users to multi-task. The Itel A44 is smaller than the Itel S42 and sports a 5.45-inch FWVGA+ (480x960 pixels) disp... [Full Article...]

Senate panel proposes ways to improve election security

Senate panel proposes ways to improve election security Susan Collins, R-Maine, in an intelligence committee press conference unveiling the new recommendations. They include an emphasis on information-sharing among the various US intelligence agencies and federal, state and local governments. But even that was straining resources, since many of those risk assessments have not been completed. Currently, 32 states and the District of Columbia require p... [Full Article...]

Chicopee to hold Easter egg hunt for children

Chicopee to hold Easter egg hunt for children The hunt is open to kids up to 12 years old, all of whom should keep in mind to bring a basket. Other activities include face painting, arts and crafts, and games. The Easter Bunny will make a special appearance so that moms and dads can take the flawless Easter Photo with the bunny. All participants are encouraged to bring their own baskets to collect the eggs filled with candy and prizes. [Full Article...]

Labor cheers over initial Batman count

Labor cheers over initial Batman count Mr Shorten told supporters "they wrote Labor off in Batman and you have proved them wrong". Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said it was a victory for the party, and a step towards giving Australians the sort of government they wanted. Party supporters chanted ecstatically "Ged! Ged! Ged!" It came despite Labor announcing a controversial new tax policy to axe cash dividend imputation credits, ... [Full Article...]

Candidates for Governor Make Final Appeals Before Primary

Candidates for Governor Make Final Appeals Before Primary Bruce Rauner (R) is hoping to ward off a surprisingly strong right-wing challenge from state Rep. Jeanne Ives (R) that's been fueled by his support of bills expanding abortion access and protecting undocumented immigrants in the state. Rauner himself has attempted to influence the Democratic race for governor. The Democratic Governors Association also has gotten involved in the GOP primary, ... [Full Article...]

US Senate sides with President Trump to provide military support to Saudi

US Senate sides with President Trump to provide military support to Saudi Moreover, the vote coincided with a White House meeting between Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia's crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, at which the president lauded United States defense sales to Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia has been incessantly pounding Yemen since March 2015 in an attempt to crush the popular Houthi Ansarullah movement and reinstate former president, Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi, who is a... [Full Article...]


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