• Rush on to restore power as another winter storm looms
Rush on to restore power as another winter storm looms

This would bring more snow to Boston . A winter storm warning is in effect for most of CT through Thursday morning. Snow will cover New Hampshire and western Maine. Thankfully this storm is moving much faster and our tides will not be astronomically high during the storm. Closer to Sheboygan and Green Bay, a winter weather advisory i...

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  • Erdogan: Turkish Forces to Enter Afrin At Any Moment
Erdogan: Turkish Forces to Enter Afrin At Any Moment

Afrin's center is surrounded. When the subject is Turkey, our enemies can become friends in a minute. "We are in Afrin today, we will be in Manbij tomorrow". He noted that very soon the Turkish Armed Forces will completely eliminate terrorists in Syria. Earlier this week, five Daesh terrorists who were fighting FSA, on behalf of YPG/PKK, mad...

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  • Change batteries when you 'spring ahead' this weekend
Change batteries when you 'spring ahead' this weekend

Fast or slow, it may be an idea whose time has finally come. The other half, which have displayed the correct time since November, will be wrong. So hopefully you don't need to go to court next week. In any event , an endless DST debate continues. Already people living in Arizona, Hawaii and the US territories do not change their clocks.

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  • Erdogan: Turkish forces to sweep across northern Syria after Afrin, Manbij
Erdogan: Turkish forces to sweep across northern Syria after Afrin, Manbij

He predicted the invasion of Afrin , in northern Syria, would be completed by then. As such, Turkey's operation will put a stop to establishing the autonomous region, which Ankara terms a "terror corridor". Turkey has warned that the Afrin offensive could expand to the nearby Syrian city of Manbij. "Turkey will make sure the east of the Euph...

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  • Mississippi Kicks Off International Women's Day By Banning Abortions After 15 Weeks
Mississippi Kicks Off International Women's Day By Banning Abortions After 15 Weeks

It sets timelines for rulemaking that were passed a year ago. Opponents, meanwhile, argued it would allow big-government meddling in personal affairs, while miring medical providers - and not just abortion clinics - in bureaucratic red tape.

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  • Should New York get rid of Daylight Saving Time?
Should New York get rid of Daylight Saving Time?

Yes, it's that time of year again, but are you ready? The bill now heads to the house. IN did not start observing daylight savings time until 2006. The State Senate took "less than a minute" to pass the Sunshine Protection Act - with just two nay votes. The federal government tells us when to spring forward, beginning daylight saving time t...

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  • Two students shot in apparent gun accident at Alabama high school
Two students shot in apparent gun accident at Alabama high school

The shooting prompted a brief lockdown, with students and teachers sheltering in place. Superintendent Lisa Herring said Huffman High School is closed today to help students and faculty deal with the tragedy. The shooting happened the day after Ivey created a school safety council to make recommendations on security in Alabama's schools...

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  • Coppell Life Safety Park reminds residents to change smoke alarm batteries
Coppell Life Safety Park reminds residents to change smoke alarm batteries

Also keep in mind to test your smoke detectors monthly, as they are your first line of defense should a fire occur. Smoke And Fire Alarms Market reports cover detailed competitive outlook including the market share and company profiles of the key participants operating in the Asia Pacific market.

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  • Pelicans-Kings, 1st Ld-Writethru,742
Pelicans-Kings, 1st Ld-Writethru,742

This comes after New Orleans lost All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins for the season to a ruptured Achilles back in January. In 48 games with New Orleans, Cousins averaged 25.2 points, 12.9 rebounds , 5.4 assists , 1.6 steals and 1.6 blocks.

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  • Comedian makes £80000 for Refuge while tweeting date of International Men's Day
Comedian makes £80000 for Refuge while tweeting date of International Men's Day

MPs will take part in a general debate on International Women's Day in the House of Commons today at around 1pm. Women's day was first celebrated on February 28, 1909 by the Socialist Party of America, until the United Nations began in 1975 celebrating March 8th as International Women's Day during International Women's Year.

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  • Referee charges Lyon in Australia's first-Test win
Referee charges Lyon in Australia's first-Test win

ASIM AKRAM the greatest left-arm fast bowler the game has seen, believes Australia's own Mitchell Starc can take 400 Test wickets if not more. Australia was frustrated by bad light and will have to come back to Kingsmead on the final day of the first test against South Africa to confirm what should be a series-opening victory.

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  • A Second Winter Storm Is Coming. How Much Snow? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
A Second Winter Storm Is Coming. How Much Snow? ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

There is a possibility for significantly more which could lead to more power outages . The Weather Channel has named the storm Winter Storm Quinn . Just enough of an atmospheric road block will remain in place to allow yet another storm the opportunity to slow its forward speed and strengthen significantly upon reaching the Atlantic coast lat...

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  • N Korea's Kim 'to advance' closer ties with South
N Korea's Kim 'to advance' closer ties with South

The first inter-Korean summit took place between former North Korean leader Kim Jong Il, the late father of current leader Kim Jong Un , and former liberal South Korean President Kim Dae-jung. North Korea appears to have changed its tone after repeatedly declaring its nuclear arsenal nonnegotiable and reserving the right to attack U.S. forces st...

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  • Mega Millions numbers: Did you win Friday's $243 million lottery jackpot?
Mega Millions numbers: Did you win Friday's $243 million lottery jackpot?

If anyone discovers they have the $50,000 winning ticket, they should contact the Michigan Lottery Public Relations Division at 517-373-1237. In the last 15 consecutive drawings, none of the ticket holders managed to win the grand prize.

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  • Eight weeks to fix PNG LNG quake damage
Eight weeks to fix PNG LNG quake damage

The natural disaster damaged the impoverished nation's biggest-ever development project as well, the PNG LNG project operated by U.S. energy giant ExxonMobil, setting it back by up to 8 weeks as the facilities damaged by the quake would undergo repairs.

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USA "not surprised" by recent Russia's nuclear threats

Russia's new deterrent, Putin said, is invulnerable to interception. Sign up for the latest Russian Federation investigation updates here. President Putin also stressed during an interview with NBC TV that the possibility of Russians standing before a United States court is amounted to zero.

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  • The Shape Of Water triumphs at Oscar Awards
The Shape Of Water triumphs at Oscar Awards

The 90th Academy Awards turned Sunday night's ceremony in Los Angeles into a celebration and exhortation of representation and inclusion, after a year marked by seismic cultural change in Hollywood that rippled across the world. This was the year that men s--d up so badly "women started dating fish", he said, referencing The Shape of Water . U...

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  • Netanyahu aide turns state witness as Israeli PM visits Washington
Netanyahu aide turns state witness as Israeli PM visits Washington

In a Facebook video posted to his official page last week, Netanyahu announced he would be flying to the U.S. Sunday to meet with a "big friend of Israel , a true friend, President Donald Trump ", according to a translation by The Jerusalem Post .

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  • Man fatally shoots himself in head in front of White House
Man fatally shoots himself in head in front of White House

At the time, President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania were at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. Bugess was a 2013 graduate of Auburn University, according to a spokesperson with the university . The Washington DC Metropolitan Police Department was the lead investigative organization for this shooting, supported by the U.S. Secret Service W...

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  • No force can stop BJP: Raman Singh tells KCR
No force can stop BJP: Raman Singh tells KCR

At a Press conference on Saturday after the BJP decimated the Left and the Congress in three North-Eastern States, Rao hinted at forming a third front-like platform. The Chief Minister has done enough ground work before firming up the view that experiences of the regional parties with bigger parties like the Congress and the BJP in governance h...

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  • French Officials' Comments on Iran Missiles Forbidden
French Officials' Comments on Iran Missiles Forbidden

Iranian media reported that Le Drian's trip will prepare the grounds for the upcoming visit of French President Emmanuel Macron to Iran. A display featuring missiles and a portrait of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei is seen at Baharestan Square in Tehran , Iran September 27, 2017.

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  • No J&K in India map at reception hosted for Canadian PM
No J&K in India map at reception hosted for Canadian PM

Asked if he'd been working with rogue factions in India to undermine Trudeau's trip, Sarai said tersely: "No". Canada's Liberal Member of Parliament (MPs) on Thursday blocked a Conservative motion to get Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's national security adviser Daniel Jeana to testify before a committee about his theory that factions in Indian go...

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  • Trump Jokes About Maxine Waters Needing An IQ Test At Gridiron Dinner
Trump Jokes About Maxine Waters Needing An IQ Test At Gridiron Dinner

Nothing about Trump's attendance at the annual dinner of the Gridiron Club, an elite group of 65 top Washington journalists, made a lot of sense. "You can't be impeached when there's no crime". "She said, 'Behave.'. Is that awful?" But the president also used the occasion to deliver some serious remarks about North Korea . The president said P...

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  • S. Korea plans to push for US-North dialogue
S. Korea plans to push for US-North dialogue

Before leaving Seoul , Chung Eui-yong, the head of the presidential national security office who is leading the 10-strong delegation, said the key aim was denuclearisation. Trump told attendees at the dinner, according to a pool report of his remarks. If that meeting is realized, Chung and others would become the first South Korean officials to me...

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  • Weather: AMBER SNOW WARNING LIFTED
Weather: AMBER SNOW WARNING LIFTED

The Met Office said: "Further snow showers or perhaps longer spells of snow are likely at times through Friday". London's Paddington Station was closed temporarily Thursday morning because of a build-up of ice and snow on the platforms and multiple routes across the country are affected.

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  • No contact with Mueller's team over Jared Kushner
No contact with Mueller's team over Jared Kushner

A spokesman for Mueller's office, Peter Carr, declined to comment on the report. "Okay, but it would be another thing entirely if Jared Kushner actually shaped American foreign policy to punish countries for turning down deals with his business - at the expense of USA interests", the host continued.

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  • Many Europe Airports Still Closed as Storm Rages
Many Europe Airports Still Closed as Storm Rages

Additional staff are on site to assist with the adverse weather response. Over in the Republic of Ireland , all flights at Cork and Kerry Airports have been cancelled, while a number of flights have also been slashed at Dublin. "Our airfield and snow clearance teams have done an incredible job throughout the day and we have a clear runway and ra...

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  • Only 13 people bought tickets with Delta's NRA discount
Only 13 people bought tickets with Delta's NRA discount

Georgia Republicans responded by removing the tax break, which would have been worth about $50 million. Georgia lawmakers made the decision to eliminate the tax breaks after Delta said it would no longer offer NRA members discounts. Lieutenant Governor Casey Cagle, a Republican who is running for governor, said earlier in the week that companie...

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  • Dublin supermarket is looted using machinery
Dublin supermarket is looted using machinery

Gardai have confirmed that substantial damage was caused to both premises. Lidl Ireland has said that none of its staff were injured in an incident at its store on Fortunestown Lane, Dublin , Ireland, which saw criminals hijack a JCB excavator and proceed to tear the roof off the store.

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  • Slovak police detain Italians in hunt for journalist's killer
Slovak police detain Italians in hunt for journalist's killer

Police conducted raids in eastern Slovakia Thursday on houses linked to alleged members of the Italian mafia, about whom an investigative journalist was writing before he was shot dead last week. The country's President, Andrej Kiska, also joined the rally. In a message posted on Facebook , Robert Kalinak says he has been in touch with "the ...

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  • North Korea takes gold for Olympic diplomacy
North Korea takes gold for Olympic diplomacy

Earlier in a statement by the North Korean news agency KCNA, the recent United States sanctions against North Korea were a "war act", writes Voice of America. Trump has vowed to use force if necessary to prevent North Korea from acquiring a nuclear-tipped missile that could strike the US mainland. "Otherwise we're not talking", Trump said while hos...

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  • US Ambassador to Mexico Will Resign Amid Trump Administration Tensions
US Ambassador to Mexico Will Resign Amid Trump Administration Tensions

In a note to embassy staff, Jacobson said , "The decision is all the more hard because of my profound belief in the importance of the U.S. -Mexico relationship and knowledge that it is at a crucial moment". The U.S. ambassador to Panama, John Feely, announced his decision to quit in January, saying that he could no longer advocate for U.S. polic...

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  • Turkish air strike kills pro-government gunmen in northern Syria
Turkish air strike kills pro-government gunmen in northern Syria

The death toll, released by the Turkish military staff in two separate statements, makes Thursday one of the deadliest days for Ankara since launching its offensive against the People's Protection Units (YPG) in Syria's Afrin region on 20 January.

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  • Area gun shop owner talks gun control after Florida shooting
Area gun shop owner talks gun control after Florida shooting

The half-day began with fourth period so that the almost 3,300 students could first be with the people they were with during the shooting two weeks ago. "We took a major step in the recovery process". But neither one of them said that they think guns are - they want to focus on guns. We as a Bradley community must show them we're listening - and th...

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  • Voting to kick off as MPs will elect 4th President of Armenia
Voting to kick off as MPs will elect 4th President of Armenia

Thus, Armenia once again showcased the "triumph of democracy": the parliament elected the sole candidate, who was, moreover, nominated by the former president , Serzh Sargsyan , with the overwhelming majority. The presidency is now meant to become largely ceremonial under the amended constitution and power to shift to the prime minister and par...

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