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by | March 16, 2018 | 23:33

The Storm Prediction Center has placed the Northern 1/2 of East Texas under a SLIGHT RISK for strong to severe storms on Sunday . If this "cap" can be broken, most likely by localized heating, storms would develop rapidly and quickly become severe.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:30

Ri Yong-ho arrived in the Swedish capital Thursday evening with Choe Kang-il, deputy director general of the Foreign Ministry's North America section. "So, I think they are preparing at the moment ... scrambling you might say, on how best to respond", he added. Wallstrom earlier said Sweden hopes "we can use our role and also our contacts" to facilitate U.S.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:30

At least 40 civilians were killed March 16 and hundreds more injured when Syrian regime and Russian warplanes struck a crowded market in Eastern Ghouta , an opposition-held Damascus suburb. The three states previous year agreed to contain the conflict on several fronts with "de-escalation zones", while simultaneously pursuing own military objectives in Syria.

by | March 16, 2018 | 23:18

The motorist was detained shortly after and was being treated for injuries, it said, without elaborating on their cause. Israel's security service identified the suspect as Alaa Kaha from a village near Jenin . Hamas spokesperson Hazam Kasam said that "this attack makes it clear that the intifada is continuing for the Palestinian people". The Hamas terrorist group hailed the attack, noting it came 100 days after US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's ...

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:49

The "Like Minds Senators" have already begun mobilising their colleagues for the legislative show of force. Senate President Bukola Saraki and Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara led the principal officers of the National Assembly to the meeting which started just after 9 pm and ended more than one hour later.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:48

The committee's formal name is a bureaucratic mouthful - the California Student Opportunity and Access Program Project Grant Advisory Committee, or "Cal-SOAP", for short - but its mission is one that will be familiar to Mateo: to find ways to help students from underserved communities go to college.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:45

The sanctions freeze any assets the individuals may have in USA jurisdictions and bar Americans from doing business with them. In a separate move, the Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are releasing malware "indicators" related to the Russian government cyber-campaign against the energy sector and other critical industries, including water, aviation, critical manufacturing and energy.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:22

The U.S. government has helped energy businesses kick out the Russians from all systems now known to have been penetrated, according to the officials. On Thursday, the government imposed sanctions on the GRU and six of its senior officials in response to that attack. The official declined to say whether the campaign was still ongoing or provide specifics on which targets were breached, or how close hackers may have gotten to operational control systems.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:06

The government has also been vague about its response to Washington's expansion of sanctions against Russian individuals believed to have played a role in alleged cyber attacks and attempts to influence the 2016 USA presidential election. Britain has announced the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats over the poisoning, and Russia said it would respond in kind. Russias envoy at the worldwide chemical weapons watchdog says the nerve agent used could have come from US or British stockpiles.

by | March 16, 2018 | 22:01

Trump labelled the incident, that took place in the British cathedral town of Salisbury, "a very sad situation" during a meeting at the White House with Ireland's prime minister, Leo Varadkar. But he added: 'Measures to tackle the oligarchs and their loot would have a far greater impact on Russia's elite than limited tit-for-tat expulsions'.

by | March 16, 2018 | 21:54

While the bill was not without a few detractors, the Stop School Ciolence Act mostly sailed through the House with a 407 to 10 vote. This is not what the students marching around the country on Wednesday were asking for . Florida Democrat Representative Ted Deutch agreed on CNN Thursday morning, saying "we can't allow the gun lobby or anyone else to let us - let anyone - believe that this is the response to the shooting".

by | March 16, 2018 | 21:22

Definitely, however, statements supporting freedom of navigation, resolving issues through worldwide law and dialogue and support for the code of conduct are likely to be included in the ASEAN-Australia communique. Lee told reporters he had agreed in talks with Turnbull on Friday that the partnership should be negotiated by this year. It is also expected that Australia will call on ASEAN nations vulnerable to tailored North Korean efforts to subvert sanctions to maintain maximum pressure.

by | March 16, 2018 | 21:20

WHS student Gunnar Green stayed outside to continue demonstrating, long after his peers headed back into the school. All across the US, young protestors were out in force, calling for new gun safety legislation, including a ban on both assault weapons and high-capacity magazines, and for universal background checks.

by | March 16, 2018 | 20:57

On Thursday night, a new graffiti work by elusive British artist, Banksy appeared in NY. Banksy's mural has black hash marks for every day Dogan has spent in prison, according to The New York Times , which first reported the appearance of the mural.

by | March 16, 2018 | 20:55

Others found it a bit embarrassing. It said Russian Federation closed all Soviet-era chemical weapons programmes in 1992 and some of the scientists involved were flown to other countries, including the UK. Last Tuesday, Prime Minister Theresa May concluded that responsibility for poisoning was "direct action by Russian state against our country" or as a result of loss of substance by Russian government, which allowed "to arrive At hands of ors".

by | March 16, 2018 | 20:17

Egypt's prosecutor-general has requested information about the probe into her death by British officials, according to BBC Monitoring. Nottinghamshire police has said there is no information to suggest Mariam Moustafa's death was a hate crime, although investigators are "keeping an open mind".

by | March 16, 2018 | 20:11

House of Representatives with unmatched charm, sharp wit and an insatiable passion to improve the lives of everyone in her community. But she was repeatedly re-elected -including a narrow victory in 2014 - and was the longest-serving member of Congress from NY when she died.

by | March 16, 2018 | 20:00

Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla , Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, Union Minister for Science & Technology Dr Harsh Vardhan, renowned scientists from across the country, and policy makers of the state and centre were present on the occasion.

by | March 16, 2018 | 19:57

He urged European nations to convince the US not to leave, according to the Iranian Students' News Agency . He must look to leverage the talents of those in the diplomatic corps to use a softer element of power to help advance and improve USA foreign policy.

by | March 16, 2018 | 19:47

People could be seen flying off the lift trying to land safely on the snow. Skiers screamed to those on the lift to jump off before it turned and lift seats violently slammed into each other. Health Minister David Sergeenko said the pair will be transported to the capital Tbilisi for "special rehabilitation and treatment". An investigation is underway to determine what went wrong with the ski lift.

by | March 16, 2018 | 19:34

The officers are all trained in drug recognition, too, according to a Vancouver Police Department press release. The Vancouver, Battle Ground and Ridgefield police departments along with Washington State Patrol will have additional officers on the roads pulling over suspected drunken drivers starting Saturday.

by | March 16, 2018 | 18:58

Zinke's comment came during a House National Resources Committee Thursday hearing when Hanabusa asked him if the National Park Service program that gives grants toward the preservation of Japanese-American confinement camps would be funded this year.

by | March 16, 2018 | 18:55

The US treasury department said the use of a military-grade nerve agent in the Salisbury incident "further demonstrates the reckless and irresponsible conduct of its ( Russia's ) government". Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations , blamed Moscow for the attack at a U.N. Security Council emergency meeting Wednesday. Today's declaration of support from the United States, France and Germany is welcome.

by | March 16, 2018 | 18:44

The couple said they had made a decision to go their separate ways, adding that they " will always have tremendous respect for each other ". "We have five lovely children together and they remain our top priority", the joint statement read.

by | March 16, 2018 | 17:51

Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Friday that Russian Federation would expand its "black list" of American citizens who can't visit or do business in Russian Federation. on Thursday condemned the nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia as an "assault on United Kingdom sovereignty". Britain has accused the Russian government being behind the attack, pointing to the fact it was a Novichok nerve agent used - a family of poisons developed by Russia during the Cold ...