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Meadows schools Ocasio-Cortez on lawmakers' jobs

Meadows schools Ocasio-Cortez on lawmakers' jobs Ocasio-Cortez and Pingree want to know what's up with these companies' decision to sponsor a conference that encourages this type of risky, climate-denying rhetoric. "For nearly two years, a mom followed several women as we run for Congress". In all fairness, other topics include civil rights and criminal justice reform, but none of that detracts from the conference's attempt to validate climate... [Full Article...]

West Midlands braced for sleet and snow showers bringing travel disruption

West Midlands braced for sleet and snow showers bringing travel disruption Snow showers are expected in Northamptonshire this evening with overnight temperatures expected to drop to -2C. . It will cloud over during the afternoon with rain arriving by evening. Forcasters estimate falls of 1 to 3cm of snow and possibly as much as 5cm mainly on high ground. "In addition small accumulations of snow are possible in places". [Full Article...]

Stacey Abrams to deliver response to Trump's State of the Union

Stacey Abrams to deliver response to Trump's State of the Union Pelosi originally indefinitely postponed the address, which was supposed to occur Tuesday, because of the ongoing government shutdown. David Perdue (D-GA) or launch a second gubernatorial bid in 2022 by the end of March. "This speech is not a concession, because concession means to acknowledge an action is right, true, or proper", Abrams said at the time, but she added that the "law offers no poss... [Full Article...]

School and bus cancellations for Tuesday, Jan. 29

School and bus cancellations for Tuesday, Jan. 29 The decision is ultimately up to the superintendent with student safety being a top priority. The district also considers that almost 2/3 of District 7's 7,600 students rely on bus transportation and thousands of those students reside in rural areas. [Full Article...]

United States professor demoted after telling students to speak English

United States professor demoted after telling students to speak English Amid an angry response, Neely stepped down as the program's director of graduate studies, according to a letter from Dr. Mary Klotman, the medical school dean. Dr Neely's email made it all the way to China , where the hashtag " Duke University Bans Speaking Chinese" was read by millions of users on... "Forcing students to repress their heritage language further perpetuates a wrongful cultu... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Tells White House Guests Obama 'Watched Basketball All Day'

Donald Trump Tells White House Guests Obama 'Watched Basketball All Day' In it, Sims, the former director of White House message strategy, engages in score-settling with former internal rivals, fingers other administration officials as "leakers" and casts the president as disloyal to his staff. Several staffers have reportedly signed nondisclosure agreements , and Sims told CNN that he wasn't sure whether he had signed one. "If the campaign is trying to impose their ... [Full Article...]

Minister says United Kingdom faces 'political tsunami' if Brexit halted

Minister says United Kingdom faces 'political tsunami' if Brexit halted She outlined three key changes which are needed in her approach of securing the support of the Parliament for a deal - "First we will be more flexible, open and inclusive in the future in how we engage Parliament in our approach to negotiating our future partnership with the EU", May said while outlining the next two which deal with worker's rights and the backstop. [Full Article...]

On 'The View' Howard Schultz Dismisses Importance Of Abortion Beliefs

On 'The View' Howard Schultz Dismisses Importance Of Abortion Beliefs Schultz's moves have taken aim at liberal Democrats and provoked a fierce backlash from the party's strategists and presidential candidates, who worry that Schultz's entry in the race would divide Trump's opposition and ensure his reelection. [Full Article...]

Former San Francisco mayor Willie Brown admits he dated Kamala Harris

Former San Francisco mayor Willie Brown admits he dated Kamala Harris Watch her full remarks here. Many wore shirts emblazoned with her campaign logo - a tribute to Shirley Chisholm, the first black woman to seek a major party's presidential nomination; others donned pins emblazoned with Harris' photo and the phrase "Madame President". [Full Article...]

Philippines: Bomb blasts at cathedral kill 20, injure dozens

Philippines: Bomb blasts at cathedral kill 20, injure dozens Police believe the second bomb was hidden in a motorcycle parked outside the church. A couple of minutes later, another IED exploded in front of the church killing the soldiers who swiftly responded to the first blast , he said . These militants are blacklisted by USA and Philippines as a terrorist organisation because of bombings, kidnappings and beheadings. The province is home to a rival re... [Full Article...]

Toronto landscaper to plead guilty to eight counts of murder

Toronto landscaper to plead guilty to eight counts of murder Who were McArthur's eight victims? McArthur is facing eight counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Selim Esen, Andrew Kinsman, Majeed Kayhan , Dean Lisowick, Soroush Mahmudi, Skandaraj Navaratnam, Abdulbasir Faizi, and Kirushna Kanagaratnam. [Full Article...]

Weather Forecaster Warns Of "Snow Bomb" Hitting UK This Week

Weather Forecaster Warns Of Strong northerly winds with gusts of up to 70mph also hit the west and east coasts. Four separate yellow weather warnings have been issued which cover most of the UK. The warning is in place between 9am on Tuesday, January 29 until around midday on Wednesday. Mr Petagna said London could see snow showers - but added they were unlikely to settle. [Full Article...]

Multiple cops shot in Houston during 'encounter' with suspect

Multiple cops shot in Houston during 'encounter' with suspect Police said the area where the shooting took place was still an active crime scene Monday evening. Two of those officers are in critical condition after being rushed to Memorial Hermann Hospital. A law enforcement source tells the Houston Chronicle that one of the officers was shot in the face. Two suspects were killed. KTRK reports the officers were delivering a narcotics warrant. [Full Article...]

Justin Trudeau axes Canadian ambassador to China over Huawei exec remarks

Justin Trudeau axes Canadian ambassador to China over Huawei exec remarks He told StarMetro Vancouver on Friday that if the US and China reach an agreement on Meng's case, the deal should include the release of Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor , two Canadians now detained in China for what many analysts say is revenge for the detention of Meng. [Full Article...]

Man Clings To Hood Of SUV In High-Speed Road-Rage Incident

Man Clings To Hood Of SUV In High-Speed Road-Rage Incident Kamrowski says he went into survival mode when he found himself clinging to another driver's SUV. Police said the two men were involved in a minor accident on Friday on the Massachusetts Turnpike in Weston - part of which was captured on camera. [Full Article...]

Housekeeper stuck in elevator for 3 days

Housekeeper stuck in elevator for 3 days Police identified the woman as Marites Fortaleza, a housekeeper at the location. Upon returning on Monday, one of the homeowners noticed the elevator was stuck and called 911. ABC is reporting that the woman was a cleaning employee. A Stephens family member accompanied her to the hospital this morning and remains at her side. [Full Article...]

Steve Martin lands Roger Stone role on ‘SNL’s’ latest White House parody

Steve Martin lands Roger Stone role on ‘SNL’s’ latest White House parody Arrested at his waterfront home in Florida on Friday in a dawn raid by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents, Stone told reporters he would not "bear false witness against the president". He added that he didn't know which of Trump's senior campaign official were directed to talk to Stone to find out about further releases by WikiLeaks and said he only worked off of information Stone provided h... [Full Article...]

U.S. & Taliban Agree to Path for Afghan Peace Deal

U.S. & Taliban Agree to Path for Afghan Peace Deal United States officials told the New York Times that talks between the Taliban and the Afghan government was part of a "package deal" and required in order for a withdrawal of American troops. Khalilzad has met with the Taliban on a number of occasions in recent months in the latest bid to end America's longest war. He gave no further details, but the statement gave weight to reports last wee... [Full Article...]

Monday, January 28 Morning Forecast Discussion

Monday, January 28 Morning Forecast Discussion This is the type of cold that can lead to frost bite on exposed skin in less than 10 minutes. Clear, calm but frigid at night, with lows near zero in our colder areas and 10 to 15 downtown. Temperatures hit the 40's Monday for highs before crashing into the teens Monday night . Wind gusts up to 20 miles per hour. Lows 15 to 20, with wind gusts up to 35 miles per hour. [Full Article...]

Band of snow and ice to hit Scotland amid warning

Band of snow and ice to hit Scotland amid warning The Met Office issued five weather warnings this weekend, with the chance of power cuts and travel disruption. Councillor Stuart Hughes, Devon County Council Cabinet Member for Highway Management, said: "There is a risk of snow this week, with the first spell of wintry showers expected from tomorrow afternoon, so we would urge everyone to be prepared". [Full Article...]


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