Tuesday December 11-th, 2018

Ben Carson knew of $31K dining set, according to email Ben Carson knew of $31K dining set, according to email

According to CNN , an email from a staffer referred to "printouts of the furniture the Secretary and Mrs. Carson picked out". HUD denied the Carsons had anything to do with selecting the mahogany dining room set when CNN reported the purchase ...

Scotland's weather: More snow possible as cold front set to return Scotland's weather: More snow possible as cold front set to return

The BBC forecast now predicts a small amount of snow around shortly after midnight - and temperatures are likely to plunge below zero on Saturday and Sunday night. "Some snow is expected even to low levels overnight into Saturday morning across the w...

Federal Bureau of Investigation official scorned by Trump may be fired days before retirement Federal Bureau of Investigation official scorned by Trump may be fired days before retirement

It's likely he'll take the recommendation because it would be hard for Sessions, who has promised to go after leakers, to be perceived as looking the other way on leaks. The office is now examining how investigations were handled at the department an...

Winter weather advisory in effect for Triad Winter weather advisory in effect for Triad

There will be "limited impacts to travel (except reduced visibility) during the 10 a.m.to 6 p.m. time frame as snow will not easily accumulate on roadways". Highs in the mid 30s and wind chills in the upper 20s. Tonight there will be a chance of sn...

Weather Forecast For The San Francisco Bay Area Weather Forecast For The San Francisco Bay Area

Today: Sunny, windy. Highs: 41-46. Northwest wind 15 to 20 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 30 miles per hour. Winds could gust as high as 21 miles per hour. You might also be interested in. . Today will be cloudy with a high around 37 and ...

Nor'easter, blizzard conditions sock Northeast Nor'easter, blizzard conditions sock Northeast

Blizzard conditions are possible and power outages are a threat for parts of Rhode Island, eastern Massachusetts, New Hampshire and ME, which are under the Winter Storm Watch from Monday evening to Tuesday afternoon, he said. Miami residents Ashley P...

Claire Foy Was Paid Less Than Matt Smith for 'The Crown' Claire Foy Was Paid Less Than Matt Smith for 'The Crown'

Whilst, with other TV shows, it might be possible to spin a tale about the male character actually being the more significant and demanding role, in this case, feminists have been able to adopt the straightforward argument that, "She was The Crown "...

LeBron James, Cavaliers hand Suns sixth straight loss — Suns Strokes LeBron James, Cavaliers hand Suns sixth straight loss — Suns Strokes

James made five of his seven free throws and finished the period with seven points, five rebounds and three assists. If LeBron lasts another six or so years, he could find himself playing in the league at the same time as his 13-year-old son, who h...

Hillary Clinton: US did not 'deserve' Trump presidency Hillary Clinton: US did not 'deserve' Trump presidency

The remarks reminded numerous former secretary of State's comments in 2016 that some of Trump's supporters fit in a "basket of deplorables", a line the Republican then used against her repeatedly during the final stretch of the campaign. Anand Goyal,...

Southeast Asian ride hailing app Grab expands into lending Southeast Asian ride hailing app Grab expands into lending

Instead, Grab wants to bring more visibility to financial services to its customers by offering micro-financing products and services custom made for the region, as well as improve the welfare of its drivers. The platform would then be extended to ...

Microsoft expands their cloud options in Europe and in the Middle East Microsoft expands their cloud options in Europe and in the Middle East

Microsoft is planning to offer Microsoft Azure , Office 365 and Dynamics 365 from new datacentre locations, in addition to the options now available in Germany. Etisalat is also providing consulting, migration and managed services to ensure the smo...

Rex Tillerson sacking a 'negative development' for Africa Rex Tillerson sacking a 'negative development' for Africa

A pool reporter who was on the plane with Secretary of State Tillerson hours before he was sacked says there is "open revolt" between Trump and the State Department. "When the most devastating terrorist attacks on America in the last 20 years com...

Erdogan says Turkey will soon Erdogan says Turkey will soon "stomp" on militants in northern Iraq

On Aug. 24, 2016, Turkish Armed Forces , with the support of the Syrian opposition, launched the Euphrates Shield Operation against the IS militants and liberated the city of Jarabulus as well as the city of Al-Bab in northern Syria . Of the 10 f...

Morrisons turnaround continues as profits jump Morrisons turnaround continues as profits jump

Morrisons said it was on track with its financial targets and would pay a special dividend of 4 pence, taking the full year payout to 10.09 pence, up 85.8 percent. In the trading update the group said it is confident a broader, stronger Morrisons wil...

All Scots Toys R Us stores to close down within weeks All Scots Toys R Us stores to close down within weeks

Any remaining stock will be discounted in the remaining stores that are open, so it may be worth visiting one of the outlets if you live nearby. Twenty Five Toys "R" Us stores have already closed over the past few days, and many others are schedule...

China's internet lights up after reporter rolls eyes at fawning question China's internet lights up after reporter rolls eyes at fawning question

As Zhang Huijun went on and on for almost 40 seconds, Liang Xiangyi didn't hide how unimpressed she was, as she dramatically rolled her eyes and looked away with disgust. Therefore, as the director of the State-Owned Assets Supervision and Admini...

Local students walk out for stricter gun control laws Local students walk out for stricter gun control laws

The walkout planned for 10 a.m. Wednesday comes one month after the February 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho issued a stern warning to students...

Southern California Evacuations Lifted After Mudslide Threat Wanes Southern California Evacuations Lifted After Mudslide Threat Wanes

That amount of rainfall was downgraded by late morning, and a flash flood watch for recent burn areas was canceled shortly after 10 a.m. As an abundance of caution, they put mandatory evacuations into effect twice since then, but just as quickly they...

US Appeals Court Upholds Texas' Crackdown on 'Sanctuary Cities' US Appeals Court Upholds Texas' Crackdown on 'Sanctuary Cities'

A federal appeals court Tuesday upheld the bulk of Texas' crackdown on "sanctuary cities" in a victory for the Trump administration as part of its aggressive fight against measures seen as protecting immigrants who are in the us illegally.

Philippines' President Duterte to withdraw from International Criminal Court Philippines' President Duterte to withdraw from International Criminal Court

Among them was Congressman Antonio Tinio, who said the withdrawal the was "utterly self-serving and driven by sheer panic at the prospect of a trial before the ICC for crimes against humanity related to his murderous war on drugs ". "Also, we can ...

Another South Korean leader questioned in corruption probe Another South Korean leader questioned in corruption probe

Lee, 76, said he was sorry for "causing concern" as he stood before a bustling crowd of journalists outside the Seoul Central District Prosecutor's Office, according to Yonhap News Agency. Lee, accompanied by his defense lawyer, was received by a sen...

Trade Guru, Peter Navarro, Takes WH Spotlight Trade Guru, Peter Navarro, Takes WH Spotlight

Mr Trump's announcement last week of his plans to impose the tariffs sent USA stock prices tumbling and came after an intense debate within the White House between Mr Cohn and other advocates of free trade, on one side, and protectionist advisers...

Met Eireann issue ANOTHER status yellow warning Met Eireann issue ANOTHER status yellow warning

In their latest update they wanred that "snow showers will become more frequent along east and southeast coasts later Saturday". Rain in northern areas will slowly clear during Thursday morning but elsewhere will be a brighter and drier day with sh...

Teacher accidentally fires gun in classroom, students injured Teacher accidentally fires gun in classroom, students injured

Alexander also serves as a reserve officer for Sand City police and is a Seaside city councilman. Fragments from the bullet ricocheted off the ceiling lodged in the neck of a 17-year-old student, KSBW Channel 8 reports . "We're looking into any vi...

New Jersey governor's budget plan already making waves New Jersey governor's budget plan already making waves

The plan makes a push for increasing contributions to public education, legalizing recreational marijuana and raising the state sales tax. New Jersey residents would pay a new 10.75 percent marginal tax rate on any income above $1 million.

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