Thursday March 21-st, 2019

Colville tribal leader writes open letter to Covington High School Colville tribal leader writes open letter to Covington High School

An initial joint statement from the Diocese of Covington and Covington Catholic High School on Saturday had condemned the students for their actions. I don't - I - my position is that I was not disrespectful to Mr. Phillips. "They started shout...

Four men die in Donegal road crash Four men die in Donegal road crash

Emergency services are on the scene of the crash close to the Meenaclady area of Gortahork, and the scene has been sealed off for technical examination. Sinn Féin TD for Donegal Pearse Doherty said the local community is devastated by the news. "All ...

15 killed as hotel wall collapses in Peru wedding party 15 killed as hotel wall collapses in Peru wedding party

Dozens of party-goers were dancing in a large tent on Sunday when the mud caused a wall of the hotel to collapse, bringing the tent down on top of them. Police, firefighters and local residents all joined the rescue effort, while relatives of the att...

Protesters at Irish border highlight Brexit as peace threat Protesters at Irish border highlight Brexit as peace threat

It comes amid reports that civil servants are considering using sweeping powers to respond to a breakdown of law and order following a no-deal Brexit, including the possible imposition of martial law . "MPs must be able to vote on extending Article ...

'Saturday Night Live' Goes After Donald Trump and Roger Stone 'Saturday Night Live' Goes After Donald Trump and Roger Stone

Meanwhile, Stone said Sunday he would not categorically rule out forging a cooperation agreement with special counsel Robert Mueller . The real Stone made headlines this week when he was arrested by the FBI at his home in Florida on Friday morni...

Thousands march in protest of national day in Australia Thousands march in protest of national day in Australia

But opposition to the holiday is growing, with the number of protesters on Saturday expected to cross the 100,000 mark nationwide. Prime Minister Scott Morrison remains opposed to the idea of changing the date, and said earlier this month that he s...

Four killed as helicopter and small plane collide above Italian Alps Four killed as helicopter and small plane collide above Italian Alps

The newspaper said at least two people were seriously injured in the incident. Mountain rescue tweeted: "Five dead ascertained". It said two helicopters had been dispatched to the scene, along with a team of doctors and firefighters with metal-cutt...

Winter Storm Watch in effect for Tuesday Morning — ALERT DAY Winter Storm Watch in effect for Tuesday Morning — ALERT DAY

Snow totals will be highest along and north of the I-69 corridor with lesser totals south. The most up to date forecasting models have Rochester on the southeast edge of the heaviest band of snow, with accumulations expected to be in the 8 - 12-inc...

Duke medical school apologizes over complaint about Chinese Duke medical school apologizes over complaint about Chinese

Megan Neely surfaced on social media Saturday. The message was addressed to all first- and second-year biostatistics graduate students at the North Carolina university. The apology email-sent from Department Chair Elizabeth DeLong's email account but...

Polar Vortex To Invade Midwest, Wind Chills May Exceed 50 Below Zero Polar Vortex To Invade Midwest, Wind Chills May Exceed 50 Below Zero

Major cities, including Minneapolis, Milwaukee and Chicago, could see historic levels of cold by Wednesday with daytime highs staying in the teens and 20s below zero. In the Chicago area, snow will begin on Sunday night. The NWS said that before th...

US lifts sanctions on blacklisted Russian tycoon's companies

Advocates for keeping the sanctions had argued that Deripaska, an ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, retained too much control over the companies to lift sanctions imposed in April to punish Russia for actions including its annexation of Ukrai...

Ann Coulter attacks President after Government shutdown ends over border wall Ann Coulter attacks President after Government shutdown ends over border wall

Conservative pundit Ann Coulter had high hopes for President Donald Trump , anointing him an "emperor god" and writing a book, "In Trump We Trust", celebrating his White House bid. -Mexico border. "As of today, he is no longer the biggest wimp eve...

Woman driving under the influence drunk on vanilla extract Woman driving under the influence drunk on vanilla extract

Officers detected the smell of vanilla coming from her breath and allegedly noticed several empty bottles of pure vanilla extract inside the auto. In comparison, your average beer has like 4.5-6 percent alcohol by volume, Wine usually is around %11, ...

White House hopeful Kamala Harris says she can unify country White House hopeful Kamala Harris says she can unify country

U.S. Senator Kamala Harris launches her campaign for President of the United States at a rally at Frank H. Ogawa Plaza in her hometown of Oakland, California, U.S., January 27, 2019. She also directly addressed the challenges of running against Tru...

Philippine voters approve southern Muslim-led region Philippine voters approve southern Muslim-led region

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) ruled as "ratified", citing the total of 1.5 million "Yes" votes earlier recorded and which favoured a law for the establishment of a new Bangsamoro political entity aimed at helping bring just and lasting peace ...

Mick Mulvaney Accidentally Claims Ownership of Next Shutdown For Trump Mick Mulvaney Accidentally Claims Ownership of Next Shutdown For Trump

The White House challenged opposition Democrats on Sunday to prove they want tough security on the southern border with Mexico now that the longest-ever partial government shutdown has ended and the clock is ticking on a three-week window for negotia...

These five industries will get slammed by a no-deal Brexit These five industries will get slammed by a no-deal Brexit

However, the chief executive of another major aerospace company, France's Thales, which is one of Britain's top defence suppliers, told Reuters that Brexit should be "manageable". Warnings from businesses have increased in recent days. While insi...

British explorer's remains found nearly 200 years later under London train station British explorer's remains found nearly 200 years later under London train station

Flinders, a British explorer, is known for being the first man to circumnavigate Australia and is said to have directly influenced the country's name. They say a lead breast plate worn by Captain Flinders when he was buried was the lucky break they...

Hezbollah could 'for years' enter Israel, group's leader says after tunnels found Hezbollah could 'for years' enter Israel, group's leader says after tunnels found

Netanyahu said Nasrallah was experiencing "great consternation" over Israel's recent operation to expose and destroy tunnels from Lebanon to Israel. In the first comments about the tunnel operation, Nasrallah played down the discoveries, saying Hez...

Trump wounded by border wall retreat in deal to end shutdown Trump wounded by border wall retreat in deal to end shutdown

On this weekend's broadcast of " Fox News Sunday ", acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said President Donald Trump will secure the U.S. The president has said he could declare a national emergency to fund the border wall unilateral...

Paul Manafort to appear in court after 3-month absence Paul Manafort to appear in court after 3-month absence

The allegations that Manafort lied to investigators jeopardize his chances of getting leniency at sentencing. "We believe the question of whether there was a breach turns on the question of whether Mr. His hair is now virtually white. Manafort's ...

Two UN peacekeepers killed by mine in central Mali Two UN peacekeepers killed by mine in central Mali

For the second time this week, Canadian peacekeepers in Mali had to scramble their helicopters to airlift injured United Nations peacekeepers following another deadly attack against the blue helmets in the country. The council also expressed concern ...

United Nations rapporteur investigating death of Saudi journalist Khashoggi United Nations rapporteur investigating death of Saudi journalist Khashoggi

Agnes Callamard, U.N. special rapporteur on executions, who begins a week-long mission to Turkey at government invitation on Monday, said she had not yet had a reply from Saudi authorities. Geneva, Jan. 25 (IANS): A team of United Nations experts is...

Winter storm moves in by mid-afternoon, bringing snow and ice Winter storm moves in by mid-afternoon, bringing snow and ice

The snow will pick up in intensity during the morning hours Monday. Another winter storm is taking aim on the area, bringing with it areas of heavy snow along with some mixed precipitation. Blowing snow could become a concern in the north, and all ...

Missed paychecks are 'sacrifices', Trump's daughter-in-law tells federal workers Missed paychecks are 'sacrifices', Trump's daughter-in-law tells federal workers

Though they will likely receive back pay once the government reopens, many are struggling to pay rent or buy necessities in the interim. As the longest government shutdown in USA history persists, Lara Trump is urging federal employees to...

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