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Weather Forecast: Sleet and Snow Today
- March 13, 2018

Monday morning. The forecast warns of slippery road conditions Monday afternoon. Light accumulations are expected tonight and Tuesday, but more significant accumulations are expected Tuesday night into Wednesday night. Plan on hard travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Monday. Low around 31 with northwest winds at 7 to 9 miles per hour. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS. (more...)
Dharmendra Pradhan files nomination from Madhya Pradesh for RS poll Dharmendra Pradhan files nomination from Madhya Pradesh for RS poll
- March 13, 2018

The elections will be held on March 23. They said the no-dues from Parliament is not required but the party made a decision to play safe but could not explain why nominations were left nearly to the last hour. Rajya Sabha nominations need the support of 10 MLAs. Rane is among the 18 names announced by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday. Gujarat is all set to witness an acrimonious battle as four Rajya Sabha seats will fall vacant in April. (more...)
Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots for Tuesday and Wednesday total $738 million Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots for Tuesday and Wednesday total $738 million
- March 13, 2018

The ruling issued Monday by Judge Charles Temple of New Hampshire Superior Court said disclosing the woman's name would be an invasion of privacy, but that her hometown can be released publicly. Doe's ticket in the normal course of business". Following instructions from the New Hampshire Lottery Commission's website, Doe signed the back of her ticket with her name, phone number and address. (more...)
Benue Killings: IGP disobeyed my orders Benue Killings: IGP disobeyed my orders
- March 13, 2018

The President had directed the IGP to relocate temporarily to Benue State following public outcry that greeted the murder of over 70 persons by suspected herdsmen in January. I do hope that there will be an end to this", he said. In a remark, the representative of Miyetti Allah Cattle breeders Association Shettima Muhammad who exonerated MACBAN from famers attack said, the association members were not in support of the attack saying they are fully in support of the law and appealed for ... (more...)
Calif. governor invites Trump to visit high-speed train Calif. governor invites Trump to visit high-speed train
- March 13, 2018

Trump was the first president not to visit California during his first year on the job since Dwight Eisenhower. Juan Vargas (D-San Diego), whose 51st Congressional District runs along the U.S. "There is simply no question that households headed by illegal immigrants access a good deal of welfare", Camarota said. He went on to say, "We invite you to come aboard and truly 'Make America Great Again'". (more...)
Russia: Putin criticised for Jew election meddling comments Russia: Putin criticised for Jew election meddling comments
- March 13, 2018

When Putin introduced his new array of missiles during his annual address to the federal assembly of the Russian Federation, he said the weapon was capable of flying at 10 times the speed of sound and can overcome air-defense systems. The video footage also contained a computer-generated sequence showing the potential power and reach of the new rocket, which included bombs raining down over the USA state of Florida. (more...)
United States stocks end modestly higher after Trump tariffs move United States stocks end modestly higher after Trump tariffs move
- March 13, 2018

Advisers argue that tales of Trump's freelancing are exaggerated and that in many cases - as with tariffs - he is following through on long-stated promises. Trump recently declared that "trade wars are good, and easy to win". Cohn's decision came after Trump chose to put tariffs on steel and aluminium imports. (more...)
Right-wing parties opposed to FARC peace deal lead Colombia vote
- March 13, 2018

Gustavo Petro, a former Bogota mayor who is seeking to become conservative Colombia's first leftist president, will oppose him after winning almost two million votes, 85 per cent of the poll, in his primary . The FARC peace deal and ELN negotiations will top the agenda as the presidential election campaign gets underway. The Green Alliance, one of the parties supporting Fajardo, doubled its vote tally from the last congressional elections, though it only came in sixth overall this year. (more...)
House Intelligence Committee to announce they are done with Russia probe interviews House Intelligence Committee to announce they are done with Russia probe interviews
- March 13, 2018

The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday that the committee "has finished interviewing witnesses in its yearlong probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election, according to a person familiar with the matter, signaling the end is near of a contentious investigation that has revealed deep partisan divisions on the panel". (more...)
Police believe those suspected of selling laced, potentially deadly cocaine in custody Police believe those suspected of selling laced, potentially deadly cocaine in custody
- March 12, 2018

A 21-year-old man and a 24-year-old man were found suffering from the effects of what police say were apparent drug overdoses and were taken to hospital. The men were charged with trafficking, but it's unclear if any of them are in fact Lil Joe or Joe Bro. Police, including members of the Tactical Support Unit, searched a home in the 100 block of Pawlychenko Lane, where a 29-year-old man was arrested. (more...)
We're In! Seminoles Selected To Play in NCAA Tournament We're In! Seminoles Selected To Play in NCAA Tournament
- March 12, 2018

Barnett was arrested Saturday morning in Columbia, Mo ., and was cited for failure to drive in a single lane and suspicion of DWI. Barnett will be available if they advance. The Seminoles are led by junior Terance Mann, who is tops on the team in scoring (13.2 per game) and rebounding (5.7 per game). Mizzou won nine, 10 and eight games each of the last three years, but things changed this season under first-year coach Cuonzo Martin during a 20-win regular season within a stronger, deeper ... (more...)
TDP protest in Parliament premises over special status to AP TDP protest in Parliament premises over special status to AP
- March 12, 2018

The House had to be adjourned for the day as the protests continued. As the listed papers were laid on the table of the House, Naidu, taking up Zero Hour, asked YSR Congress leader Vijay Sai Reddy to raise his issue. TDP sources said Naidu was angry over Jaitely contention that ' funds are not granted on basis of sentiments and political agitations '.The second comment was that the reference to defense needs more important than giving funds to AP, which is not a revenue-strapped state ... (more...)
Telangana council chairman hospitalised after getting hit in eye by headphone Telangana council chairman hospitalised after getting hit in eye by headphone
- March 12, 2018

K V Reddy, who represents Nalgonda assembly constituency, threw his headphone at the podium, but it missed the governor and hit the legislative council chairman, Goud on his face, causing bleeding just below his right eye. However, Congress leader in the Council Mohammed Shabbir Ali came to the defence of Venkat Reddy. Government whip in council Palla Rajeshwara Reddy told reporters that what Komatreddy Venkat Reddy did amounted to a criminal act. (more...)
Reynolds 'disappointed' in video showing Senate Majority Leader reportedly kissing lobbyist Reynolds 'disappointed' in video showing Senate Majority Leader reportedly kissing lobbyist
- March 12, 2018

The 52-second clip appears to show Dix and the woman canoodling at a bar before kissing. Earlier in the day, Gov. Kim Reynolds expressed "extreme disappointment" and told reporters at her 11 a.m. "This footage would suggest to me that the sexual harassment training was not effective, at least not for Mr. Dix", Carlson said. "Liberal activist judges are threatening our family values and you can count on me to be a leader in Congress who will stand up to them and work to pass this amendment to ... (more...)
President Trump says Commerce Secretary will talk tariffs with EU President Trump says Commerce Secretary will talk tariffs with EU
- March 12, 2018

A meeting in Brussels between Malmstrom and her USA counterpart Robert Lighthizer on Saturday ended without a breakthrough, as the European Union didn't receive reassurances that it will be exempted from metal tariffs. The EU has already singled out Levi's and Harley-Davidson products, while China is likely to target USA soyabeans and sorghum exports. As with his other America First policies, Trump's protectionist move faces criticism even inside the U.S., with news reports saying ... (more...)
Buckeyes headed to Boise as No. 5 seed Buckeyes headed to Boise as No. 5 seed
- March 12, 2018

The Ohio State hockey team needed overtime, but it beat MI for the fifth time this year to advance to the Big Ten Men's Hockey tournament final. As a team, South Dakota State is scoring the 6th-most points per game in the country at 84.9 per game on 47% shooting from the field, 40.3% from behind the 3-point line and 76% from the foul line this season. (more...)
Barcelona Midfielder Andre Gomes Gives A Heartbreaking Interview About His Current Situation Barcelona Midfielder Andre Gomes Gives A Heartbreaking Interview About His Current Situation
- March 12, 2018

I can not shake negative moments out of my head and it impacts on my performances and I am thinking too much. Thinking too much hurts me, because I think about the bad things. In training, I am generally relaxed although there can be days when I feel a little low on confidence and it's noticeable. "I close myself off. Maybe I played the day before and I still have the image of the game in my head and that doesn't let me move forward". (more...)
Britain's worst child sex abuse scandal unearthed Britain's worst child sex abuse scandal unearthed
- March 12, 2018

There are allegations that two people were silenced, three were murdered and two more passed away in related tragedies. Although the Mirror report does not mention the religion of the alleged abusers, if the Telford case corresponds to the Rotherham and Rochdale incidents as closely it appears to, the Asian men are likely Muslims. (more...)
Syria's Douma faces catastrophe: local council Syria's Douma faces catastrophe: local council
- March 12, 2018

Despite a recent UN Security Council resolution calling for a cease-fire in Syria, the regime and its allies on March 3 began a major ground operation - backed by Russian air power - aimed at decisively capturing Eastern Ghouta, an opposition-held suburb of Damascus. (more...)
Associations Issue Statements On Recent Steel And Aluminum Tariffs Associations Issue Statements On Recent Steel And Aluminum Tariffs
- March 12, 2018

But Mr Turnbull says Australia has a strong anti-dumping regime and it is prepared for steel imports. "We have given them more money", he said. According to data from S&P Global Platts a small amount of the 2% of imported steel that came into the USA a year ago was from China. (more...)
Teen killed, woman injured after reported explosion in Central East Austin Teen killed, woman injured after reported explosion in Central East Austin
- March 12, 2018

Emergency personnel from Austin-Travis County EMS, Austin police and fire responded to the 4800 block of Oldfort Hill Drive at 6:44 a.m., EMS officials said. Police say to not handle any suspicious package found on a front porch, but to instead call 911 so they can inspect it. It's the second exploding package death in the past 10 days in Austin. (more...)
Trump Team Weighs Trying to Block 60 Minutes Stormy Interview Trump Team Weighs Trying to Block 60 Minutes Stormy Interview
- March 12, 2018

News reported Monday that the actress, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, wants to release more information about the alleged relationship, which she says began in 2006 and lasted for several months. If Cohen were to deny the offer, it would put him in the position of publicly seeking to keep her from discussing the affair she says happened beginning in 2006 at a celebrity golf tournament hosted by Trump. (more...)
Eni deal a testament to Abu Dhabi's attraction Eni deal a testament to Abu Dhabi's attraction
- March 12, 2018

Umm Shaif and Nasr lies 83 miles off Abu Dhabi with a target production of 460,000 barrels of oil per day. A group of Indian companies paid $600 million for rights to 10% of Lower Zakum on 10 February, and Japan's Inpex Corp. They also broaden and diversify our partnership base, in line with the leadership's directives, while contributing experience, technology, capital and market access. (more...)
Does Donald Trump understand trade? Does Donald Trump understand trade?
- March 12, 2018

Directly subjecting Australia to US President Donald Trump's proposed steel and aluminium tariffs would have been dire for the country's resources sector, according to more than half (63%) of respondents in Financial Standard's weekly spot poll. (more...)
Partly sunny skies with a high of 55 in Boulder today Partly sunny skies with a high of 55 in Boulder today
- March 12, 2018

Winds will be out of the south at 5-15 miles per hour. Today's forecast calls for partly sunny skies with a high of 55 and an overnight low of 29. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 miles per hour in the afternoon. West northwest wind 5 to 8 miles per hour becoming calm. Thursday: Sunny with a high near 73. Breezy, with a south wind 6 to 16 miles per hour becoming west southwest in the afternoon. (more...)
West Virginia Meets Murray State in the NCAA Tournament West Virginia Meets Murray State in the NCAA Tournament
- March 12, 2018

The Mountaineers were in at large bid while Murray State won the Ohio Valley Conference. The Mountaineers opened their season with a loss to Texas A&M, but then rattled off 11 straight wins in nonconference play. Outside of those games, the Racers were rarely challenged. The team fell to Kansas 81-70 on Saturday night. Miles Jr. has boosted his season scoring average to 13 points per game, while Konate (10.8 ppg.) and junior forward Esa Ahmad (10.1 ppg.) also boast double-figure scoring ... (more...)
Naresh Agarwal, Akhilesh loyalist, joins BJP. Click here to know about him Naresh Agarwal, Akhilesh loyalist, joins BJP. Click here to know about him
- March 12, 2018

The number of seats a party wins in the Rajya Sabha elections is dependent on the strength of its members - who form the electoral college - in the state Assembly. Commenting on this development, BJP spokesperson Gaurav Bhatia said,"Of course if Mulayam Singh ji wants to come then he is most welcome to BJP". The seven-time MLA from Hardoi constituency announced that he was joining the saffron party in presence of Railway Minister Piyush Goyal. (more...)
Driver flees from crash as witnesses chase him Driver flees from crash as witnesses chase him
- March 12, 2018

A spectacle that played out on Miami's Biscayne Boulevard Sunday quickly made its way to social media as bystanders chased and pummeled an SUV that was believed to be fleeing a hit-run crash scene. The driver of the SUV, whose name was not released, was found and taken into custody. That's when other drivers get out of their cars and try to stop him by shouting and banging on the windows. (more...)
Saudi king orders setting up of anti-corruption units Saudi king orders setting up of anti-corruption units
- March 12, 2018

In October, Saudi Energy Minster Khalid Al-Faith, who is also the chairman of Saudi Aramco , said that the IPO was expected to take place in the second half of 2018, with shares to be sold domestically on Saudi Arabia's Tadawul exchange, and also on a foreign stock exchange at the same time. (more...)
EU High Representative: Anti-Corruption Court in Ukraine should be completely independent EU High Representative: Anti-Corruption Court in Ukraine should be completely independent
- March 12, 2018

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, meanwhile, expressed confidence that a pending law to set up a new anti-corruption court would be in line both with Ukrainian law and recommendations made by the Commission. But it is unclear whether the final version of the bill, which could be passed in the coming months, will satisfy the Venice Commission's recommendations. (more...)

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