• Travel 'Strongly Discouraged' During Weekend Snow Storm

    Travel 'Strongly Discouraged' During Weekend Snow Storm

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    No injuries were reported on the United Airlines flight at O'Hare International Airport as it arrived Saturday morning from Phoenix, Chicago Fire officials said. Heavy snow is likely this evening. Conditions are expected to improve on Monday as the storm winds down. Travel will be affected through Sunday , with more than 2,000 flights involving domestic airports canceled, according to the flight-tracking site FlightAware.com .
  • Officials warn of unsafe cold, wind chills across Pennsylvania

    Officials warn of unsafe cold, wind chills across Pennsylvania

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    Monday, while the National Weather Service warned windchill temperatures could dip to -25 degrees overnight. These wind chills can cause frostbite on exposed skin in less than 30 minutes. A milder airmass is expected to move in by Tuesday, which will improve temperatures. Snow totals reached similar amounts in the most northern portions of the Northern Panhandle and climbed higher Sunday in some of the Eastern Mountain counties.
  • Special Counsel disputes Buzzfeed article on Michael Cohen

    Special Counsel disputes Buzzfeed article on Michael Cohen

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    On Fox News Channel, White House spokesman Hogan Gidley said that the BuzzFeed story was "absolutely ludicrous", but he repeatedly refused to deny the central allegation: that Trump directed Cohen to lie. sure looks like he's in hot water, too. All right, we're going to walk through this step by step with our White House correspondent Tamara Keith. Cohen, his left arm in a sling, did not comment as he entered his apartment building in NY on Friday.
  • Arab states call for return of Syria refugees

    Arab states call for return of Syria refugees

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    Qatar's ruler attended the summit, which has been marred by divisions over readmitting Syria to the Arab League . The economic summit, which has attracted numerous leaders in previous years, is a prelude to the actual Arab League summit taking place in Tunisia in March.
  • Democrats aren’t buying Trump’s shutdown-ending ‘compromise’

    Democrats aren’t buying Trump’s shutdown-ending ‘compromise’

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    President Trump's stand-off with Democrats in Congress over his demand for funding for a border wall with Mexico may be a domestic issue but it increasingly risks becoming a global problem. The program drew slim participation and was nixed - drawing serious criticism from Democrats, who said the president was forcing people to take the unsafe journey.
  • Theresa May Mulls Another

    Theresa May Mulls Another "Plan A" Idea That Won't Work - Mish Talk

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    Mrs May's government agreed a withdrawal deal with the European Union in November - covering topics such as the "divorce bill" and the Irish border - but it was rejected by MPs by a majority of 230 votes . On Sunday leading Brexiteer Liam Fox, the International Trade Secretary, accused pro-Remain MPs of trying to "hijack" the 2016 referendum vote. Britain could not unilaterally pull out of the backstop.
  • Kenyan police say attack on Chinese facilities is repelled

    Kenyan police say attack on Chinese facilities is repelled

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    Al Shabaab said it carried out Tuesaday's assault over U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The attackers stormed the hotel complex by opening fire and throwing grenades, killing 21 people, including one police officer.
  • Israel attacks Iranian military targets in Syria

    Israel attacks Iranian military targets in Syria

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    A video circulating online shows a fireball over Damascus and the sounds of explosions and gunfire in the area. Syrian military air defences thwarted an Israeli attack on Sunday, shooting down several missiles in the south of the country, state media said.
  • Prince Philip has not said sorry for auto crash, injured woman claims

    Prince Philip has not said sorry for auto crash, injured woman claims

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    British media on Saturday published a photograph showing the 97-year-old royal driving a new Land Rover near the royal residence at Sandringham in eastern England. Fairweather said she knew straight away that her wrist was broken but feels that reporting of the accident has downplayed her suffering by describing her injuries as minor.
  • Colombian ELN rebels behind Bogota car bomb attack that killed 21

    Colombian ELN rebels behind Bogota car bomb attack that killed 21

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    The explosion was so powerful that it shattered the windows of surrounding buildings, witnesses said. CNN affiliate Cablenoticias showed the area outside the police cadet school cordoned off by Colombia's National Police. 18, 2019. The worst of the war, which killed some 260,000 and left millions displaced, ended when the government reached a peace agreement with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in 2016 .
  • Thousands Of Flights Cancelled Due To Massive Storm

    Thousands Of Flights Cancelled Due To Massive Storm

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    ET Saturday. The highest snowfall totals were expected in Vermont, New Hampshire and ME, which could see up to 18 inches (46) centimeters. A massive winter storm has brought up to 10 inches of snow to some parts of the Midwest and is expected to hit the Northeast on Sunday.
  • UNHCR appalled at news of refugee and migrant deaths on Mediterranean Sea

    UNHCR appalled at news of refugee and migrant deaths on Mediterranean Sea

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    Among the missing are 10 women and two children, including a two-month-old baby, he said, and survivors indicated those on the boat came from Nigeria, Ivory Coast, Gambia and Sudan. Migrant arrivals to Europe in the first 16 days of 2019 totaled 4,449, nearly all by sea, compared with 2,964 in the same period of 2018, IOM data showed.
  • Donald Trump expected to outline shutdown deal offer in address to nation

    Donald Trump expected to outline shutdown deal offer in address to nation

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    The person would not discuss what Mr Trump planned to offer to the Democrats, who now control the US Congress, beyond saying that it may have something to do with immigration. Mr Trump's offer of temporary immigrant protection probably isn't any greater than the ones courts have already imposed. "I want this to end - this has got to end now", Trump said.
  • Car Explodes in Derry, Northern Ireland, Local Area on Lockdown (VIDEO, PHOTO)

    Car Explodes in Derry, Northern Ireland, Local Area on Lockdown (VIDEO, PHOTO)

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    Pictures from the scene show a auto on fire and police have warned members of the public to stay away from the area. The incident appears to have taken place close to a courthouse. She said the swift actions of the emergency services had helped ensure there were no fatalities or injuries. The Republic of Ireland's deputy premier Simon Coveney tweeted his disgust at the incident.
  • Migrant caravan winds towards the US

    Migrant caravan winds towards the US

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    Mexican authorities have been preparing for several weeks to head off the kind of violent incidents that occurred in October, when hundreds of undocumented migrants rushed Mexico's southern border, wading through river water to avoid checkpoints.
  • DR Congo court to rule on disputed poll, snubbing AU

    DR Congo court to rule on disputed poll, snubbing AU

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    Congo's Government on Friday rejected a call by the African Union ( AU ) to delay the final results of the recent elections following reports of vote rigging. The five-judge bench of DR Congo's Constutional Court upheld the election of Felix Tshisekedi. The CENI has previously scheduled the swearing-in of the next president for Tuesday.
  • Half a million attend rally against Modi

    Half a million attend rally against Modi

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    In a public gathering at Silvassa , the prime minister said opposition parties are yet to finalised their alliance, but they have started bargaining for their share. He said all those parties who used to once abuse the Congress, have now come together. This gathbandhan is not against Modi but against the country, he said.
  • Pence makes surprise visit at March for Life rally

    Pence makes surprise visit at March for Life rally

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    Trump also said that he had just sent a letter to members of Congress reiterating his veto threat on legislation weakening abortion restrictions. Here is what we saw at this year's march. "Listen to the truth and know that He who said, "Before I formed you in the womb, I knew you" also said, "I will never leave you or forsake you" as you stand for His creation, as you stand for the right to life", Pence said.
  • Native Americans mocked by teens in MAGA hats at Lincoln Memorial

    Native Americans mocked by teens in MAGA hats at Lincoln Memorial

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    In an interview Saturday, Phillips, 64, said he felt threatened by the teens and that they suddenly swarmed around him as he and other activists were wrapping up the march and preparing to leave. In a statement , the Indigenous Peoples Movement, which organized Friday's march, called the incident "emblematic of our discourse in Trump's America".
  • Nearly 400 arrested after digging holes to cross border into US

    Nearly 400 arrested after digging holes to cross border into US

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    The group, which included many juveniles, surrendered to authorities for processing and most requested immediate medical care. It was the largest single group of asylum seekers ever to cross into the U.S. She became ill on a bus ride to the nearest Border Patrol station and died at a Texas hospital. So far in fiscal year 2019, now spanning October and November, agents on the southwest border have apprehended a total of 102,857 undocumented persons between ports of entry, 48,287 of which were ...