Saturday February 24-th, 2018

NY and CT sue EPA over out-of-state pollution control NY and CT sue EPA over out-of-state pollution control

Congress created the Ozone Transport Region to help states address pervasive smog problems in the northeastern United States. NY and seven other states sued the federal Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday to fight against polluted air waft...

Saad Rafique's statement was an irresponsible one: DG ISPR

The latest incident took place days after India's army claimed three Indian soldiers were killed and one injured in Pakistani firing along the highly militarized de facto border between the nuclear-armed rivals. DG ISPR commented on RAW spy Kulbhusha...

Cuomo: NY to join national wireless broadband network for first responders Cuomo: NY to join national wireless broadband network for first responders

There could be revenue upside for cell tower operators such as American Tower ( AMT ), Crown Castle ( CCI ) and SBA Communications ( SBAC ) from the FirstNet build-out, analysts say. There was damage to critical communications infrastruct...

Trump Touts Accomplishments While In West Palm Beach Trump Touts Accomplishments While In West Palm Beach

President Donald Trump , who is now spending a 10-day Christmas vacation at the Florida luxury resort he owns, has visited one of his company's properties on almost one-third of the days he has been in office, according to a Wall Street Journal revie...

Bitter cold temperatures once again Bitter cold temperatures once again

A p.m. snow shower possible in the Poconos. Wind chills will spend most of the daytime hours Sunday between -5 and -10. For several days we've been eyeing a storm potential for Friday night into Saturday . Some spots in the Poconos may still s...

Arizona man charged in Christmas Day murders of estranged wife, kids Arizona man charged in Christmas Day murders of estranged wife, kids

A vegan chef and motivational speaker is accused on shooting his estranged wife and their two children on Christmas day following an afternoon of violence that culminated in a shootout with police. Experts said while emotions can lead to question...

Boy, 8, rescued from frozen Utah pond is awake, doing well Boy, 8, rescued from frozen Utah pond is awake, doing well

The boy's father said Jason is doing very well and called the encounter "a Christmas Miracle". "Jason is reported as being awake and coherent, responding to questions from family and hospital staff". Another boy who was watching this happen went ...

Russian Federation warns USA against meddling in upcoming election

Intelligence Community has stated that Russians were attempting to interfere in the 2016 presidential elections and used cyber tools to influence public opinion. Alexei Navalny speaks at a radio station in Russian Federation on December 27, 2017....

Woman accused of damaging $300K worth of art on first date Woman accused of damaging $300K worth of art on first date

Prosecutors said in court Wednesday that Lindy Lou Layman , a 29-year-old Dallas court reporter, was on the date with attorney Anthony Buzbee on December 23 when she allegedly went on her destructive spree, according to KHOU . She's also accu...

Calendar Weather: Met Office issue Amber weather warning for snow Calendar Weather: Met Office issue Amber weather warning for snow

The Met Office confirmed the snowfall in Spadeadam, Cumbria, at about 10pm last night. "There are some suggestions that across parts of Scotland that rain has turned into snow". But now it can be in other parts of the country but the snow still ha...

Hokies looking for next man up with Phillips out for bowl game Hokies looking for next man up with Phillips out for bowl game

Of course, those arrangements are on hold for now. Each team is brilliant on opposite sides of the ball, so it will come down to the Hokies' secondary and Oklahoma State's receivers. Phillips' loss will be especially big as they lose their abilit...

Civil rights activist Erica Garner declared brain-dead after coma Civil rights activist Erica Garner declared brain-dead after coma

Her family were being called to the hospital to say their final goodbyes. Doctors have listed the daughter of police chokehold victim Eric Garner as brain dead with no chance of recovery - five days after the mother of two suffered a massive hear...

Madison hair stylist arrested for allegedly snipping customer's ear Madison hair stylist arrested for allegedly snipping customer's ear

It started when the 22-year-old customer said the barber, Khaled Shabani, twisted his ear and accused him of fidgeting. He said that Shabani left his customer "looking a bit like Larry from 'The Three Stooges'". While there's no law against giving a ...

Two children among 4 bodies found in upstate NY basement

They were later identified as Jin Feng Chen, 39, his wife, Hai Yan Li, 38, and their two sons, Anthony, 10 and Eddy, 7. "There are indications at the crime scene that this was not a random act", Tedesco said , according to the Albany Times-Union...

US State Dept to resume full visa services in Turkey US State Dept to resume full visa services in Turkey

The state department said it was "confident that the security posture has improved sufficiently". Turkish lira gained value against the U.S. dollar on Thursday shortly after the U.S. The announcement signals an improvement in Turkish-American ties,...

Ranji experience will prove our mettle, says captain Prithvi Shaw Ranji experience will prove our mettle, says captain Prithvi Shaw

The hard work that we have put in for the last couple years will help us well. In fact, the skipper is aware about teenage prodigy Prithvi's exploits in first-class cricket where he has already scored five hundreds. 24-year-old Pandya has so far pl...

Edwardsville Township collecting Christmas trees Edwardsville Township collecting Christmas trees

Local landfill volume was spared the equivalent of ten school buses (2,091 cubic yards). Last year, the county recycled more than 5,000 trees. When your natural Christmas tree has fulfilled its holiday destiny, give it a new objective as mulch ...

CSBC Bihar Police Result 2017: Important Points For Candidates CSBC Bihar Police Result 2017: Important Points For Candidates

The result shall be available in pdf format. Out of these many candidates, approximately, 50,000 candidates would be shortlisted for the next round. The written exam will be qualifying in nature and candidates would then have to appear in physical fi...

Unicef says scale of attacks on children in conflicts is shocking Unicef says scale of attacks on children in conflicts is shocking

Youngsters living in rebel-held areas trapped under siege have lived through waves of intense bombings as food and medical supplies run short. In some contexts, children abducted by armed groups experience abuse once again upon release when they ar...

Roy Moore files complaint seeking to stop election certification Roy Moore files complaint seeking to stop election certification

The result dealt a stinging blow to President Donald Trump who had given Moore his full-throated support, and narrowed his party's control of the legislature's upper house to 51-49. "Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill says his office has found ...

Frost and ice warning remains in place for Donegal Frost and ice warning remains in place for Donegal

Other parts of the United Kingdom are facing more severe weather conditions . Snow is expected to fall in impacted areas for a period of time before turning into rain before dawn. Temperatures are expected to dip to minus 2 degrees centigrade afte...

Trump criticises FBI deputy director as he plans retirement Trump criticises FBI deputy director as he plans retirement

The president repeated false statements about McCabe's wife and donations she received during a 2015 campaign for Virginia state senate. Trump touched on several of the hot-button issues involving McCabe in a tweet at 3:27 p.m. In a second tweet th...

Extreme cold follows big dump of lake effect snow Extreme cold follows big dump of lake effect snow

On Saturday there is a chance of rain and snow showers in the morning, according to the National Weather Service . Heading into New Year's weekend, more cold air will be on the way. The forecast calls for more clouds and some late day snow c...

Supreme Court bars admission in private medical colleges all over Pakistan Supreme Court bars admission in private medical colleges all over Pakistan

To this, the CJP directed the governor's son to appear in court to explain the apparent obstruction of justice. The CJP ordered it after a female advocate told the court that after she submitted application of fee hike in the court, she received th...

Cardno updates market on impacts of U.S. tax cuts Cardno updates market on impacts of U.S. tax cuts

Prepaying right now means you can still deduct a larger amount on this year's taxes. Roby said the historic tax reform plan will benefit working families and boost job growth. House Speaker Paul Ryan said that employees will begin to see the effe...

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