Britain's Davis vows no post-Brexit 'dystopia'

It warned that the impact of Brexit could equal the financial crisis of 2008 to 2009 - but last even longer. In the latest of several speeches by British ministers meant to lay out Britain's plans, Mr Davis said fears the government will plung... More..

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Employment rises - but unemployment too
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Employment rises - but unemployment too

UK ILO unemployment rate rose by 0.1 percentage points to 4.4 percent in three months to December, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Wednesday. It's impossible to ensure sustainable economic g...More..

Flood Watch remains in effect until Wednesday
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Flood Watch remains in effect until Wednesday

A complex storm system is moving east this morning out of the Rockies, and from Texas to MI more rain, snow and flooding is expected. No rain yet to add to the river totals and that is the tricky part of th...More..

'Shame on you!' student tells Trump at Florida anti-gun rally
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

'Shame on you!' student tells Trump at Florida anti-gun rally

The Florida PTA is holding candlelight vigils across the state to remember and honor the victims of last week's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Clare Schexnyder, a mot...More..

Trump slams FBI over school shooting, blames preoccupation with Russia probe
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump slams FBI over school shooting, blames preoccupation with Russia probe

The latest revelations about Cruz's history came as thousands gathered at an anti-gun rally at Fort Lauderdale in Florida , some 25 miles from the school where 17 people were killed by Cruz on Wednesday. Cruz ...More..

Pakistani court sentences serial killer to death
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Pakistani court sentences serial killer to death

Zainab's case has triggered a debate in Pakistan over whether to teach children how to guard against sex abuse, which otherwise is a taboo subject in the Muslim majority nation. In his appeal, the convict has c...More..

Red meat sector welcomes release of the CPTPP progress
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Red meat sector welcomes release of the CPTPP progress

However, the estimated impact of the CPTPP deal on New Zealand's economy is more modest than that of the original TPP. "An improved TPP would therefore bolster and sustain the economic growth America has expe...More..

Press drivers in Trump motorcade replaced after firearm found
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Press drivers in Trump motorcade replaced after firearm found

The screening took place about an hour before the vans would have joined the presidential motorcade when it left Mar-a-Lago in West Palm Beach, Fla. "All Secret Service security measures worked". The presid...More..

Turkey reveals number of terrorists killed since launch of Operation Olive Branch
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Turkey reveals number of terrorists killed since launch of Operation Olive Branch

Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad said he has no data that Syrian army is in Afrin. The Turkish operation is primarily aimed against the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), which is the backbone...More..

Trump backs rigourous background checks for people wanting to own guns
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump backs rigourous background checks for people wanting to own guns

The device was used by the shooter who opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas in October, killing dozens and immediately prompting calls for lawmakers or the administration to ban such devices...More..

Michael B. Jordan Gets Physical, Flirty with Lupita ... 'BP' Set Romance?
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Michael B. Jordan Gets Physical, Flirty with Lupita ... 'BP' Set Romance?

You led us into the land of Wakanda without ego, without pretense, without fear'. Well, their friendship (or more?) reached an entirely new level of cute when we Nyong'o kept demanding that Jordan do push-ups...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Florida school shooting: Federal Bureau of Investigation admits failure to pursue warning on school killer

Michael Satz, the state attorney for Broward County, said Saturday that the incident was "the type of case the death penalty was designed for", though his office would not formally announce whether it will se...More..

Catherine Nevin, The Woman Dubbed
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Catherine Nevin, The Woman Dubbed "The Black Widow", Has Died

In a 2012 episode of TV3's 24 Hours to Kill, Britain's top profiler, Professor David Wilson, analysed the woman dubbed The Black Widow. Her initial trial collapsed when jurors were overheard deliberating thro...More..

Shooting survivor: I'm not a crisis actor
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Shooting survivor: I'm not a crisis actor

Appearing with AC360, Kevin Hogg, father of student David Hogg , was disgusted at the attacks on his son coming after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that resulted in 17 deaths. for ...More..

Nigeria may soon bar multinational oil firms from exporting crude oil - Minister
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Nigeria may soon bar multinational oil firms from exporting crude oil - Minister

You still have to deal with the pricing issues, because nobody is going to build a refinery and sell products at a loss", he said. The Secretary General of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countrie...More..

BJP govt actively participating in corruption: Rahul
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

BJP govt actively participating in corruption: Rahul

In a scathing attack directed at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah called him the "most corrupt PM" and questioned how could Nirav Modi escape without PM Modi's knowledge when both of th...More..

US, SKorea to go ahead with Olympic-delayed drills
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

US, SKorea to go ahead with Olympic-delayed drills

The vice president later said he did not greet the delegation given that North Korea was "the most tyrannical and oppressive regime on the planet". In January, U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean...More..

Trump's order to ban bump stocks is an empty gesture
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump's order to ban bump stocks is an empty gesture

The president made the announcement from the White House during the Public Safety Medal of Valor Awards ceremony honoring law enforcement officers. In addition to gathering by the fence and chanting phrase...More..

Birthday girl Rihanna pays tribute to her mother as she turns 30
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Birthday girl Rihanna pays tribute to her mother as she turns 30

Can't Keep Calm, it's Rihanna's birthday! She hasn't responded to all of her handsome birthday wishes from Hollywood just yet, including Breezy's. She's 30 years old! "Love you Kween." This comes after she ...More..

Trump to host school shooting victims for listening session
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump to host school shooting victims for listening session

At his Florida club just 40 miles from a community ravaged by the shooting that left 17 dead last week, Trump gave a nod toward a specific policy action, with the White House saying he had spoken Friday to Se...More..

Cricket could improve relations between India and Pakistan: Afridi
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Cricket could improve relations between India and Pakistan: Afridi

Detailed evaluation sessions were conducted with these mentors and PCB support staff such as analysts, scorers, trainers and other coaches. Najam Sethi-Chairman PCB while talking to a Sportstar informed tha...More..

Oxfam managers grilled by UK MPs over sex scandal
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Oxfam managers grilled by UK MPs over sex scandal

The urgent session, called by the committee in response to allegations appearing earlier this month in the Times newspaper, was marked by repeated apologies. Ms Byanyima said she has spent her life protecting...More..

Stars join forces with activists — BAFTAs Red Carpet
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Stars join forces with activists — BAFTAs Red Carpet

May has made clear that she intends the Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Ratification of Convention) Act 2017, which is still under consultation in Parliament, to bring in ...More..

Get Back Nirav Modi While Returning from Abroad: Rahul Tells PM
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Get Back Nirav Modi While Returning from Abroad: Rahul Tells PM

Prime Minister Modi also noted that promoting the use of solar energy, converting agriculture waste into wealth and economical use of crop residue will also help in doubling of farmers' income by 2022. Gandhi's...More..

Trump visits shooting victims at hospital, first responders
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump visits shooting victims at hospital, first responders

Protesters rally for gun control at the Broward County Federal Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on February 17, 2018 . "From here on, we are creating a badge of shame from any politicians who are accepti...More..

IL vs. Michigan State Predictions: Will the Spartans cover 16?
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

IL vs. Michigan State Predictions: Will the Spartans cover 16?

If the Spartans win on Sunday at Wisconsin they will also clinch the outright title. The Illini are 13-15 on the season, and have won 3 out of 15 games in conference play. The Illinois defense was disgust...More..

Senate's latest pay raise bill starts with a 2 percent raise
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Senate's latest pay raise bill starts with a 2 percent raise

A bill to repeal a Virginia law allowing the state to revoke your professional license if you fall behind on your student loans has now passed the House and Senate. "We're going backward now". "No. These fo...More..

Zarif: Netanyahu's Speech In Munich A 'Cartoonish Circus'
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Zarif: Netanyahu's Speech In Munich A 'Cartoonish Circus'

Netanyahu played up the idea that Israel must be prepared to destroy not just Iran's allies, but Iran itself . In a moment of drama, he brandished what he said was a piece of an Iranian drone shot down i...More..

Lindsey Vonn in 2nd so far in women's downhill race
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Lindsey Vonn in 2nd so far in women's downhill race

She finished first, third and fourth in the three official training runs over the Pyeongchang course. While Vonn said she's happy with the way she performed, she admitted she didn't ski the top section we...More..

Young people in the line of fire take up the gun fight
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Young people in the line of fire take up the gun fight

By late Tuesday, he had ordered a ban on bump stocks, which increase the rate of gunfire in semiautomatic weapons like the one used to kill 58 people in Las Vegas in October. Negron sponsored a 2011 bill that...More..

Man whose wife was lost at sea now accused in her death
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Man whose wife was lost at sea now accused in her death

The FBI's surprise announcement came as Bennett, 40, was sentenced on Tuesday in a Miami court to seven months' jail for transporting stolen gold and silver coins. He told investigators his wife vanished an...More..

Trump directs Sessions to propose regulations to ban 'bump stocks'
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump directs Sessions to propose regulations to ban 'bump stocks'

The newest push on gun legislation comes after 17 people were killed on Wednesday at a Parkland, Florida , high school. US President Donald Trump has signed an order to ban bump-stock devices, which were u...More..

Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Daughter Sets Up Father to be Carjacked by 2 Other Teens

She was taken to Montgomery County Jail , where she is being held on $75,000 bond for aggravated robbery. The two males held them at gunpoint and ordered them to drive home to give them more money. The Conr...More..

Early Voting Begins For March Primaries
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Early Voting Begins For March Primaries

In Cameron County , the elections administrator to tells us about the election process. "In fact, this office has been busier this year than it was two years ago during the Presidential election". "A lot of it...More..

Luiten takes a big step in the Race to Dubai
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Luiten takes a big step in the Race to Dubai

Luiten, a former Titleist staff player, still games Titleist irons, wedges, putter and ball, but has TaylorMade woods in the bag . To hold the trophy is better still. He finished the week with a three over par...More..