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by | April 06, 2018 | 04:10

The outlook calls for a slightly above average year in the Atlantic-with 14 named storms, 7 hurricanes and 3 major hurricanes of category 3 intensity or higher. Colorado States April forecast is traditionally one of the first looks at the upcoming Atlantic storm season. "As you get closer to the peak of the season, your skill improves", he said.

by | April 06, 2018 | 04:05

For example, while Trump suggested in a Sunday tweet that people crossing the border are trying to "take advantage" of the DACA program, Camila Bortolleto, CT Students for a Dream Campaign Manager, noted that to qualify for the program, immigrants have to have lived in the USA continuously since 2007 and have entered the country before age 16.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:26

In a separate dispute, Beijing raised tariffs Monday on a $3 billion list of US goods including pork, apples and steel pipe in response to increased duties on imports of steel and aluminum that took effect March 23. In fact, the second round of retaliation, which analysts have said is targeted to hit industries located in states within which much of Trump's support is based, will primarily hurt China, Herrero and Ng say.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:26

An Australian astrophysicist says the defunct Chinese space station had a "mostly successful" re-entry but would have been better if it hadn't been spinning in its final descent. Control over Tiangong-1 was lost on March 16, 2016. As noted by the experts from Aerospace Corporation , the probability of falling on the head of the space debris is equal to one accident per trillion.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:14

The 96-year-old was absent from the family's Easter services, which were attended by Queen Elizabeth, Prince William, and Kate Middleton at Windsor Castle. His final solo engagement was on 2 August past year, when he reviewed a parade of Royal Marines outside Buckingham Palace in his capacity as Captain General of the corps.

by | April 05, 2018 | 01:16

The prince announced in May that he was retiring from most public duties after decades of royal service. It's unclear if Philip's latest hospitalization stems from the same ailment that prevented him from attending Prince Andrew's appointment as Colonel of the Grenadier Guards on March 22, or if his hip played a part in his absence at Easter festivities.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:48

Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt gave two close aides hefty raises despite a request for the pay bumps being rejected by the White House, according to a report on Tuesday. Now that the standards are being revised, automakers can meet the less-stringent fuel economy standards without requiring additional electric or hybrid vehicles in their vehicle lineups, a move that will likely upset environmental groups.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:48

She said she was on a conference call and her boss, who heard shots, told her at least one person was shot on the patio where people eat. Additional details on the shooter have not been released. He then tweeted he was out of the building safe. Todd Sherman, a product manager at YouTube, described a chaotic scene as he evacuated his office.

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:21

He said: "We were able to identify it as novichok, to identify that it was military-grade nerve agent". "We have not identified the precise source, but we have provided the scientific info to government who have then used a number of other sources to piece together the conclusions".

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:18

It was reported earlier that Russian President Putin had arrived in Ankara on Tuesday to hold talks with Turkish leader Erdogan and take part in the ceremony of launching the Akkuyu NPP's construction. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will join Erdogan and Putin for a three-way summit on Syria in Ankara on Wednesday. At a press conference in Ankara, Putin announced that Russian Federation would push forward its delivery dates for the S-400 defense systems, which have been ...

by | April 04, 2018 | 01:16

In a televised address, el-Sissi thanked voters and promised to work for all Egyptians , saying "those who renewed their trust in me and gave me their votes are no different from those who did otherwise". The statement is another signal of the Trump administration's stated goal to improve relations with Egypt after his predecessor Barack Obama declined to invite Sissi to the White House because of concerns about his human rights record.

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:47

Oh, and one more thing: " I think it's important that we don't all get Stockholm Syndrome and let the companies that work hard to charge you more convince you that they actually care more about you ", Zuckerberg said . "I thought Jeff Bezos had an excellent saying on this in one of his Kindle launches a number of years back", continued Zuckerberg. Honing in on privacy concerns, Klein suggested Facebook's business model of "monetizing user attention" might be what's causing its woes.

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:44

The fighters left the town as part of an evacuation deal that will hand the town to the Syrian government, the state SANA news agency reported. There was no immediate confirmation from the rebels, but pro-regime newspaper Al-Watan quoted "diplomatic sources" as saying the agreement would see fighters give up heavy weapons and leave Douma for northern Syria .

by | April 03, 2018 | 04:47

After the performance, the leader shook hands with each member of the troupe and took a group photo. Kim said he was "deeply moved to see our people sincerely acclaiming the performance, deepening the understanding of the popular art of the south side," KCNA reported.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:22

President Muhammadu Buhari's visit to the nation's commercial capital, Lagos , has continued to generate anger and displeasure among Lagosians. There was heavy security presence in the Lagos, a city of 22 million inhabitants, with police and para-military forces patrolling the streets.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:18

In a letter, written by Adnan Rashid, the Taliban militant, claiming the attack on Malala Yousafzai in 2012, it was highlighted that the attack on Malala was because of her belief that "pen is mightier than the gun". She also attended a gathering at the army's Cadet College in Swat - an area once controlled by the Taliban who were responsible for shooting her. Picture: AAP.

by | April 02, 2018 | 11:04

The missile was one of several advanced Russian weapons President Vladimir Putin promoted in his state-of-the-nation address in early March. Russian media claimed at the time that this was in protest of the European Missile Defense Shield being built by the U.S.

by | April 01, 2018 | 01:50

This will be Lue's first time addressing the team since he left the Cavs on March 19 to focus on a prescribed routine and medication for his chest pains and other symptoms. James also tied Kobe Bryant for third place with 941 games of 20 or more points. Although the unusual connection to his father makes for a nice footnote to Friday's game, Drew II stressed that he's focusing on trying to help the Pelicans during a critical stretch of the season.

by | April 01, 2018 | 01:42

He said the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is investigating. According to the Fox report , the off-duty officer was pulled over in his own vehicle by someone "pretending to be a police officer". Police say Decoursey is presumed to be armed and unsafe. When asked for more details about the police impersonation, state police said only that investigators are still trying to determine how the shooting unfolded.

by | April 01, 2018 | 00:49

The victor will receive an estimated prize of 521 million dollars or 317 million dollars in cash, the Mega Millions lottery said on Saturday, without disclosing the identity of the victor. What were the Mega Millions winning numbers? For Powerball, it's one in roughly 292 million. It's the nation's 10th-largest lottery jackpot. Three tickets - from California, Florida and Tennessee - shared that prize.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:41

You will find information on an Easter egg hunt , Easter bunny appearances and photo opps, an Easter celebration, an Easter eggstravaganza or two, and the pooch parade, the greatest of all Easter events in Dallas. Like last year's event, age groups will be split in order to give everybody fair chances at collecting as many as possible. We will have over 4,000 eggs hidden within the park and each egg will have a prize.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:40

It was also the first time Kim had stepped out of North Korean soil since he took power in 2011. High-level officials from North and South Korea began talks at a border village Thursday to prepare for an April summit between their leaders amid a global diplomatic push to resolve the standoff over the North's nuclear program.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:32

The weather warning for Easter Monday will come into play shortly after midnight and remain in place for much of the day. It continued: "There is a slight chance that some rural communities could become cut off". Met Office chief meteorologist Andy Page said "The Easter period will bring a variety of Spring weather from sunshine and showers, to more prolonged cloudy and wet conditions, along with some snow".

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:28

An event was held in honor of Malala in the Prime Minister's Office today, where the courageous survivor of the Taliban attack spoke at the occasion. As the reality hit home for Yousafzai, her usually self-assured composure vanished. But now today I see I am here. But then for further treatment, I had to go out and continue my education there.

by | March 30, 2018 | 00:18

Egyptian voters weren't interested in President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi's only opponent. In Daqahliya, one of the country's most populated governorates, El-Sisi received 85 percent of the vote and Moussa polled just 2 percent, with nearly 47 percent of eligible voters casting their ballots, according to Ahram Arabic.

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:13

The estimated prize now jumps to $502 million. Players have to grab their $2 tickets by 10:45 p.m.to be eligible. Since joining the multi-state MEGA MILLIONS game in 2013, Florida has had more than 39.9 million winning tickets totaling more than $587.3 million in prizes.

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:13

He led the parliamentary session that saw separatist lawmakers vote for the region of Catalonia to declare independence from Spain. A Spanish judge last week issued global and European arrest warrants for Ponsati and other separatist leaders, including former regional president Carles Puigdemont .

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:13

The countries agreed to extend US tariffs on pickup trucks from South Korea to 2041 from the current 2021 and increase the number of cars manufactured in compliance with USA safety standards that can be sold in South Korea from 25,000 to 50,000 per maker.

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:11

Rainfall amounts are expected to remain light, generally a tenth of an inch of rain or so. Expect morning lows to start off in the lower 50s with highs in the upper 70s to lower 80s. This afternoon through Thursday midday: Northeasterly with a light to moderate breeze of 04 to 13 miles per hour. The clouds did not clear out as fast as we were hoping Tuesday and that kept temperatures cooler.

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:09

The lower elevations will see generally light accumulations of snow as temps warm each day, but the high country will see some significant snowfall accumulations. Weather.com foresees a high of 58 degrees and a 50 percent chance of showers, and Fox 2 Detroit posts the outlook at right. Clouds will finally clear and we'll see sunshine to end the work week with high temperatures reaching the upper 50s.

by | March 29, 2018 | 02:04

Friends of the 25-year-old model told police they received an anonymous phone call from a person who claimed to have seen her in Spotz's truck "drugged and in danger" before her disappearance, according to NBC-4 Los Angeles. Investigators had been trying to contact Spotz since Shabani's friends reported her missing on February 25. Shabani, an acting student who moved to L.A.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:35

Brazil , Germany know, are shaping up as a key rival in that quest. Unless Tite has a sudden change of mind, or injuries mount, neither can expect to go Russian Federation, and even the first-choice status of PSG's Thiago Silva, who missed the Belo Horizonte battering with a suspension, is doubtful.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:33

Evacuations of Syrian opposition fighters and their families from Eastern Ghouta continued on Wednesday amid reports that Syrian pro-regime forces carried out field executions and arbitrary kidnappings of civilians. Many tens of thousands of people have also fled eastern Ghouta this month into areas controlled by the Syrian government. Devastating air strikes and artillery fire have reduced large parts of Ghouta to ruins, forcing their residents to abandon them.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:34

Detailing what it was like to work for Cambridge Analytica, he said: "I got incredibly panicked phone calls from people. I don't remember a national project, I know regionally", said Wylie while responding to a question on CA's work in India by Labour's Paul Fareely.

by | March 28, 2018 | 01:30

The cause of the blaze is not yet known but authorities have launched an investigation. The manager of the firm that owns the center and three others have been held for questioning, Russian authorities said. As Russia tried to process what had happened, an official period of mourning was declared and locals brought flowers and candles to the blackened remains of the shopping centre.