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Police declare 'major incident' in Leicester amid reports of 'massive explosion'

Police declare 'major incident' in Leicester amid reports of 'massive explosion' A huge explosion has ripped through a shop in Leicester sparking a "major incident" - with police and fire crew rushing to the scene, Daily Star reports. 'All emergency services are now dealing with this. They have closed Carlisle Street and part of Hinckley Road and are asking people to avoid the area. [Full Article...]

Aerial footage shows flooding in Cincinnati after Ohio River bursts its banks

Aerial footage shows flooding in Cincinnati after Ohio River bursts its banks Officials are still watching the Ohio River, though, as it is expected to crest above flood stage on Monday at most locations in the Upper Ohio Valley. Heavy rains overnight have sent the already swollen Ohio River at Cincinnati to its highest point in 20 years with the river expected to remain above flood stage through the end of the week, a National Weather Service meteorologist said today. [Full Article...]

Kohli to receive ICC Test Championship mace after Newlands T20I

Kohli to receive ICC Test Championship mace after Newlands T20I Indian bowlers picked all 60 wickets on tough surfaces during their narrow 1-2 loss in Tests and Kumar hoped they can dominate the longer format of the game when they tour South Africa next. However, Jonker's effort came a little too late in the evening after the game had already tilted India's way when they batted first, put 172-7 on board, and shackled the hosts' scoring opportunities with... [Full Article...]

Asif sparkles on debut as Peshawar wallop Islamabad

Asif sparkles on debut as Peshawar wallop Islamabad The finalists of 2017 edition, Quetta Gladiators will be playing 5 matches each on both venues . The bowling department is served with some distinction by Wahab Riaz and the fast-improving Hasan Ali with Chris Jordan and Mohammad Asghar providing excellent support. [Full Article...]

Severed head found in suitcase; American arrested in Japan, police say

Severed head found in suitcase; American arrested in Japan, police say An American man is in custody in Japan after authorities found a severed head in a suitcase left in a lodging facility. Police believe the head, found in a suitcase, is likely to belong to a 27-year-old Japanese woman who went missing after visiting another apartment in western Osaka prefecture with the man earlier this month, according to public broadcaster NHK. [Full Article...]

Met Éireann updates warning with "exceptionally cold" weather on the way

Met Éireann updates warning with Met Éireann has issued a stark update to its weather advisory for the bitter cold front that is set to hit this week. The so-called "beast from the east" is moving westwards with freezing air from Russian Federation, which will see plummeting temperatures, severe frost and snow accumulations nationwide for the coldest late February in years. [Full Article...]

Trump calls sheriff's deputy a coward for failure to stop Florida shooter

Trump calls sheriff's deputy a coward for failure to stop Florida shooter The Broward County School Board has requested $28.5 million from the legislature to replace and restore the site of a massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school on February 14. Law enforcement in Florida is reeling after learning one of their own was at the Parkland shooting last week and could have stepped in to help stop the bloodshed. [Full Article...]

Labour to confirm position on customs union

Labour to confirm position on customs union Speaking on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show on Sunday, Labour's Brexit secretary Kier Starmer said being in a customs union with the EU was neccessary to secure tariff-free access to the EU once it leaves the bloc. "The majority in parliament needs to be heard and it will be heard sooner or later", he added. The statement has exposed Labour's internal divisions on how to proceed with Brexit on th... [Full Article...]

PSL 3: Peshawar Zalmi defeats Islamabad United by 34 runs

PSL 3: Peshawar Zalmi defeats Islamabad United by 34 runs Sultans sent out a strong message to the rest of the teams by crushing defending champions Peshawar Zalmi in their PSL debut on Thursday (February 22) at the same venue . Savour every wicket, catch and victory with the best food deals in Pakistan and win PSL goodies!' 19-year-old Ibtisam Sheikh took three wickets. They could not get out of trouble throughout the innings. [Full Article...]

President Trump, "Dems' Memo is a Total Political, Legal BUST?"

President Trump, This led the Democrats to release their redacted version of the memo on Saturday. Sources also told Business Insider and other media outlets, including CNN and The Daily Beast, that the memo fundmentally mischaracterized McCabe's comments, which have not been publicly released. [Full Article...]

Marlins welcome Marjory Stoneman Douglas baseball and softball teams to Spring Training

Marlins welcome Marjory Stoneman Douglas baseball and softball teams to Spring Training As she imagined it, she just couldn't picture herself navigating a hallway under chaotic circumstances and trying to find "the actual shooter who looks exactly like all the other kids". "When you have seconds to act when you hear the code for an active shooter, is a teacher supposed to use those seconds getting her gun instead of getting her students to safety?" The president says Graham was a "... [Full Article...]

Chumba wins Tokyo Marathon; Shitara breaks Japan record

Chumba wins Tokyo Marathon; Shitara breaks Japan record The 31-year-old Chumba, who also won the Tokyo Marathon in 2014, said he wants to improve his time next year. Ethiopia's Ruti Aga and American Amy Cragg completed the event in the second and third positions respectively. It was the second time in two years that Kipsang, who set a world record of 2:03:23 in 2013, has suddenly stopped running in a World Majors marathon, having failed to finish... [Full Article...]

Aborto: sesión especial para tratar su legalización

Aborto: sesión especial para tratar su legalización Organizaciones sociales vinculadas a la Campaña Nacional por el Derecho al Aborto Legal, Seguro y Gratuito convocaron a realizar un tuitazo y un pañuelazo frente al Congreso para exigir el tratamiento del proyecto de ley de Interrupción Voluntaria del Embarazo . [Full Article...]

Parents release names of 105 missing Nigerian girls

Parents release names of 105 missing Nigerian girls More than 100 girls are missing after suspected Boko Haram militants attacked their school in northeastern Nigeria Monday night, according the father of one of those missing. While it appears that many students at the school did go into hiding, Manzo said those children are now back with their families. "On behalf of the 19 Northern Governors' forum, we have come to show our sympathy and let you... [Full Article...]

Students Rally For Stricter Gun Laws In Parkland

Students Rally For Stricter Gun Laws In Parkland That means we are, literally, on the front lines. "They have a challenging job as it is". They're used to seeing an armed police officer in the halls. Some proponents say it should be between 20 and 40 percent of the faculty and staff. "I can't speak for others but I will not be returning until meaningful gun control legislation is in place". [Full Article...]

United Nations cease-fire in Syria not to affect Turkey's Afrin op

United Nations cease-fire in Syria not to affect Turkey's Afrin op He said that three Turkish ministries - the foreign ministry, the interior ministry and the justice ministry - would be working with the Czech authorities to bring this about. In 2017, Muslim and Abdullah were replaced by Shahoz Hassan and Aysha Hisso as PYD leaders. Turkey's Anadolu news agency said an request was being prepared for extradition of Muslim from Czech Republic. [Full Article...]

Defying NRA, Trump wants assault rifle age limit at 21

Defying NRA, Trump wants assault rifle age limit at 21 The White House's selected guests suggested a variety of areas to troubleshoot: Mental illness, bullying, Federal Bureau of Investigation negligence, gun-free zones (which the president has publicly blamed for attracting "maniacs"), censorship, partisanship, lack of relatedness, obsession with identity, lack of expert "consultants", lack of safety training for students, and even the absence of a... [Full Article...]

Mexican President's visit to US postponed after testy Trump call

Mexican President's visit to US postponed after testy Trump call Mexico and the United States have shelved tentative plans for a visit to Washington by President Enrique Pena Nieto as tensions persist over a proposed border wall , U.S. Trump "lost his temper" as Peña Nieto pressed him, a Mexican official told the paper. During a 50-minute conversation, the two leaders argued about this and have not found a common language. [Full Article...]

Church of the Holy Sepulcher closes in protest of new policies

Church of the Holy Sepulcher closes in protest of new policies Referring to a bill recently introduced in Israel's parliament that would allow the Israeli state to take over church properties leased to private companies, they said: "The systematic campaign of abuse against Churches and Christians reaches now its peak as a discriminatory and racist bill that targets exclusively the properties of the Christian community". [Full Article...]

Vols beat Ole Miss behind career-night from Admiral Schofield

Vols beat Ole Miss behind career-night from Admiral Schofield Let's pause and not get ahead of ourselves though. After Ole Miss cut the game to seven, the Vols went on a 19-7 run to make it a 60-44 game with less than eight minutes remaining. United Kingdom pulled away early with an 18-2 run midway through the first half and then had to battle through cold shooting and a late Ole Miss run to earn the victory. [Full Article...]


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