Freezing rain, snow, wintry mix in today's forecast

Colder air into the afternoon Friday will cause rain to change to freezing rain , sleet or a mix of everything in the afternoon. Officially, the storm warning goes into effect at 4 p.m. Today , the sun will rise at 7:54:31 a.m. and set at 5:... More..

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Residents threatened by flooding along St. Clair River
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Residents threatened by flooding along St. Clair River

The large amount of snow unceremoniously dumped upon the Long Island region with the passing of a major blizzard last week - with some areas receiving accumulations of at least a foot of snow or more - will l...More..

Bipartisan Senate immigration plan draws quick opposition
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Bipartisan Senate immigration plan draws quick opposition

Lawmakers walked away confused. "He also said he would take the heat for both Republicans and Democrats if they get criticism over a compromise immigration measure, adding that his "whole life has been heat...More..

CVS to Keep Aetna in Hartford, Conn.
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

CVS to Keep Aetna in Hartford, Conn.

CVS' chief executive Larry Merlo met with Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin at city hall Thursday. Malloy took Friday's announcement by CVS as confirmation that CT is a "tremendous place to do business" with talente...More..

To avoid upset, Michigan State Basketball needs overtime to outlast Rutgers
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

To avoid upset, Michigan State Basketball needs overtime to outlast Rutgers

Omoruyi credited the preparation of the team and game planning by the coaches for their near-upset, but noted that it was hard to stay in the game when four players fouled out. But the Terrapins shot only 39 ...More..

Sick and shorthanded, Terps offer little in blowout at Ohio State
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Sick and shorthanded, Terps offer little in blowout at Ohio State

The last school to rattle off three straight, however, was UCLA in the mid-80s when the Bruins actually strung together four consecutive from 1981-84. The injury bug has not been kind to any Maryland team thi...More..

Czechs: to pick between Zeman, pro-western challengers in presidential vote
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Czechs: to pick between Zeman, pro-western challengers in presidential vote

They also appoint central bankers and judges and are pivotal in forming governments - a process the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member country is now going through. The CTK news agen...More..

England to face Nigeria and Costa Rica in World Cup warm-ups
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

England to face Nigeria and Costa Rica in World Cup warm-ups

England will face the Super Eagles and Costa Rica friendlies leading up to the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup, the Football Association are set to confirm. "We have a huge following in Yorkshire with large n...More..

Louisville's Bowen admitted to SC
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Louisville's Bowen admitted to SC

SC is an interesting choice, because it was one of the schools that had employed an assistant coach who was arrested as part of the case. Brian Bowen was suspended by Louisville soon after the Federal Bur...More..

Legendary Musician Eric Clapton Admits That He's Losing His Hearing
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Legendary Musician Eric Clapton Admits That He's Losing His Hearing

I'm concerned with now is being in my 70s and being able to be proficient. Despite the challenges with his hearing and his hands - two integral functions for any guitarist - the legendary musician remains det...More..

British crown jewels buried in biscuit tin By
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

British crown jewels buried in biscuit tin By

The Cosmopolitan.com editor spent an entire week living like Queen Elizabeth II , which is apparently harder than it looks. "What was so lovely was that the Queen had no knowledge of it". "Fortunately, my ...More..

United Nations meeting on Iran protests called by USA criticised at Security Council
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

United Nations meeting on Iran protests called by USA criticised at Security Council

Many seemed to fear the loud criticism by the Americans was simply a pretext to undermine the Iran nuclear deal, which President Donald Trump has long desired to scrap. And Iran's United Nations envoy, Am...More..

Man Confesses to Killing Man 25 Years Ago During TV Interview
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Man Confesses to Killing Man 25 Years Ago During TV Interview

Police released images of McAlister on social media, writing: "We wish to thank Frank's family for their patience during our investigation into Frank's murder, which has spanned more than two decades". Official...More..

Drones That Attacked Russian Bases in Syria Resemble US Military UAVs
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Drones That Attacked Russian Bases in Syria Resemble US Military UAVs

He said that unspecified terrorists utilized a total of 13 improvised drones, each carrying 10 bomblets, sending 10 to Russia's Khmeimim air base in Latakia governorate and the other three to its naval base...More..

Protests Hit Several Cities of Tunisia Over Enforced Austerity
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Protests Hit Several Cities of Tunisia Over Enforced Austerity

Almost a week of sometimes violent protests across the country followed the announcement of austerity measures in this year's budget, which took effect on January 1. The government, however, has vowed to stic...More..

Theresa May wants United Kingdom to lead global plastic waste eradication
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Theresa May wants United Kingdom to lead global plastic waste eradication

The UK plastics industry invented the global plastics industry and a whole pipeline of innovations, including the discovery of polyethylene, have made it a leading player in the global plastics industry. "Worki...More..

Saudi women attend football match for first time
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Saudi women attend football match for first time

Saudi Arabia has allowed women to spectate at a stadium sporting event for the first time. The first stadium is to open its doors to women in the Red Sea city of Jiddah today. Women could attend the match aft...More..

Oprah Winfrey Wins US Presidency in Hypothetical Race Against Trump
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Oprah Winfrey Wins US Presidency in Hypothetical Race Against Trump

Her partner, Stedman Graham , told the Los Angeles Times : 'It's up to the people . The survey also found that Winfrey is the favored candidate of women, with 52% of the women polled stating that they'd ...More..

Klansman Convicted in Killing of Civil Rights Workers Dies
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Klansman Convicted in Killing of Civil Rights Workers Dies

The killings of James Chaney, 21, Andrew Goodman , 20, and Michael Schwerner, 24, helped galvanize the civil rights movement that ushered in major reforms in access to voting, education and public accommodatio...More..

Supreme Court Takes Up Online Sales Tax Fight
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Supreme Court Takes Up Online Sales Tax Fight

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton "applauded" the Supreme Court's decision, adding that the state is "eager for the chance to present our case before the Supreme Court" in a statement. "The lower court's deci...More..

Donald Trump physical exam results: President in 'excellent health,' doctor says
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Donald Trump physical exam results: President in 'excellent health,' doctor says

Trump , who is the oldest president to take office, in public appearances has slurred words and grasped a drinking glass with both hands. Senator Bob Corker expressed concerns to reporters at the Capitol in Oct...More..

Family sues suburban district over 5th grader's medical marijuana
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Family sues suburban district over 5th grader's medical marijuana

Maureen Surin's daughter, Ashley, suffers from seizures that are the complications of her leukemia treatment. For months previous year, Ashley had to use a wheelchair after hitting her head during a particularl...More..

Should Big Oil Pay For Climate Change?
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Should Big Oil Pay For Climate Change?

Click the audio player above to hear the full story . De Blasio's office said climate change is "perhaps the toughest challenge New York City will face in the coming decades". Climate change is real. The Guar...More..

Gregg Popovich Doesn't Care for LaVar Ball
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Gregg Popovich Doesn't Care for LaVar Ball

Danny Green (tightness, left groin) is questionable and Tony Parker (sprained right ankle) is doubtful against the Lakers. "They don't want to play for him". He averages 10 points, seven rebounds and seven assi...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

AG Healey statement on DACA ruling: Congress should 'do the right thing'

In response to the Tuesday's DACA ruling, Trump called the court system "broken and unfair" in a tweet . Dianne Feinstein to consider a "clean" Dream Act mysteriously went missing from the official transc...More..

Pakistan wins toss, bats in 2nd ODI vs. New Zealand
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Pakistan wins toss, bats in 2nd ODI vs. New Zealand

Pakistan team got a traditional Maori welcome at Dunedin as they arrived here to play the third one-day global against New Zealand , Samaa reported. "It looks like a better wicket (than Wellington), that's wh...More..

North Korea 'likely' to join Winter Olympics, says regime official
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

North Korea 'likely' to join Winter Olympics, says regime official

Now, as part of efforts to smooth the path to the Olympics, the U.S. has agreed to a request from South Korea to suspend joint military operations, scheduled to take place during the Games. They may not mix, ...More..

Obama will be the first guest on Letterman's new Netflix talk show
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Obama will be the first guest on Letterman's new Netflix talk show

So I had a very optimistic feeling about it. Obama is both the best and worst choice as Letterman's guest. Letterman's show, on the other hand, promised to go deeper: intimate, in-depth interviews with whomev...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Members of Colorado's congressional delegation respond to Trump's "shithole" comments with outrage

Democratic Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey tweeted,"There is no place in our nation for attacks on large groups of people based on their race, religion or country of origin, especially from the President of th...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Awkward: Trump praises Martin Luther King, Jr. after his racist comments

President Trump signed a proclamation honoring Martin Luther King Junior Day. Graham spoke up, confronting Trump's harsh language, which Durbin said "took extraordinary political courage". The White House ...More..