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Showers Today; Heavier Rain Tuesday And Wednesday

Showers Today; Heavier Rain Tuesday And Wednesday Then skies should partially clear out, with lows around 45 to 50 degrees. Wednesday - A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 10am and 1pm. Highs in the 50s. Another fine day is on tap for Thursday , once again bringing readings more typical for mid-spring than early March. Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunder... [Full Article...]

More testing sheds light on how virus is spreading in US

More testing sheds light on how virus is spreading in US One of the latest fatalities involves a Kirkland nursing home resident who died last week at Harborview Medical Center but was only recently confirmed to have the virus . Both were in critical condition. One-quarter of Kirkland's firefighters were in quarantine on Sunday because they had been to the nursing facility. "What is happening now in the United States may be the beginning of what is ... [Full Article...]

North Korea Fires Two Projectiles Into Sea

North Korea Fires Two Projectiles Into Sea At a party meeting at the end of that month, Kim declared that Pyongyang no longer considered itself bound by its moratoriums on nuclear and intercontinental ballistic missile tests, and threatened to demonstrate a "new strategic weapon" soon. [Full Article...]

Syrian state media denies government plane downed in Idlib

Syrian state media denies government plane downed in Idlib The Idlib region is the country's last rebel-controlled stronghold and the Syrian government's military campaign there, backed by Russian Federation, has created a humanitarian catastrophe with almost a million people displaced from their homes since December 1. [Full Article...]

Ahead Of The South Carolina Primary, Black Women Make Their Needs Known

Ahead Of The South Carolina Primary, Black Women Make Their Needs Known We'll have to see how much I have to win by. Meanwhile, Sheekey said the Bloomberg campaign would consider naming a running mate even when the Democratic nominating process was still ongoing. She hopes a similar performance in SC will propel her into Super Tuesday with momentum. This would lead to a brokered convention and possibly calls to install a nominee who wasn't even in the p... [Full Article...]

Frontrunner Sanders under attack in Democratic Party debate

Frontrunner Sanders under attack in Democratic Party debate While she's all for party unity, Klobuchar stressed that she doesn't think everyone onstage would be a better president than herself - especially Senator Bernie Sanders , 78. The system could work to Sanders' advantage, too. "It adds up to four more years of Donald Trump ", Buttigieg said. That has not happened in either the Democratic or Republican party nominating process since 1952. [Full Article...]

Violent clashes over India citizenship law overshadow Trump visit

Violent clashes over India citizenship law overshadow Trump visit The clashes in Delhi, which have left at least 27 people dead, were triggered by protests against a citizenship law seen by critics as anti-Muslim and part of Modi's Hindu nationalist agenda. Kumar also said that law enforcement agencies are working on restoring confidence and normalcy in the region. Senior government representatives have been involved in the process. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation is interfering in Democratic main to assist Sanders, officers say

Russian Federation is interfering in Democratic main to assist Sanders, officers say I wish they made peace with each other, it would be very good for the whole world", - said trump. Investigations after the 2016 election found that Russian Federation had tried to intervene in support of Donald Trump through social media campaigns and other actions. [Full Article...]

Irish PM Varadkar set to quit as parliament returns

Irish PM Varadkar set to quit as parliament returns A former general practitioner, Varadkar became the country's youngest and first openly gay Prime Minister in 2017. "In accordance with the constitution, the (prime minister) and the government will continue to carry on their duties until successors have been appointed". [Full Article...]

Two dead after Sydney to Melbourne train derails

Two dead after Sydney to Melbourne train derails The male driver, and the female pilot, 49, from Castlemaine, Victoria, lost their lives after the XPT train and five carriages came off the tracks at around 8:00 pm on its way to Melbourne from Sydney. "Conditions were altered and V/Line drivers rightly refused to traverse this section over the past week". It was running more than two hours late at the time of the crash. [Full Article...]

Turkish forces shell Syrian gov't forces in Idlib

Turkish forces shell Syrian gov't forces in Idlib The multiple front offensive has triggered the biggest single wave of fleeing civilians in Syria's nine-year war, displacing almost 1 million people who have rushed toward the Turkish border and are sheltering in tents or sleeping rough in harsh winter weather. [Full Article...]

Two Irish citizens have tested positive for the coronavirus

Two Irish citizens have tested positive for the coronavirus Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said at a separate news conference Tuesday that it has been "appropriate" to keep the passengers and crew aboard the cruise liner until the two-week quarantine period ends Wednesday. Japan's health ministry has not confirmed the reports so far. Japan has taken test samples from all passengers and crew members on board. Early Monday, more than 300 American... [Full Article...]

Bloomberg Makes Pitch To NC Voters

Bloomberg Makes Pitch To NC Voters Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) is the Democratic front-runner who is polling ahead of Bloomberg "because Sanders has real followers". "Ladies and gentlemen that immunity was granted". The New Hampshire Democratic primary election for the US presidency occurred on February 11th, 2020, without any of the technical difficulties encountered in the Iowa caucuses from the previous week. [Full Article...]

Cyclone Dennis, with 100 feet high waves, lashes the UK

Cyclone Dennis, with 100 feet high waves, lashes the UK Mr Curtin tweeted: "Breaking: we now have the most flood warnings and alerts in force (594) in England than any other day on record". A man in his 60s was swept to his death after falling into the swollen River Tawe in, South Wales, yesterday morning. [Full Article...]

In SC, a Frantic Search for Missing 6-Year-Old

In SC, a Frantic Search for Missing 6-Year-Old The girl's disappearance had brought more than 250 officers to the neighborhood in Cayce, just across the Congaree River from the state capital of Columbia. 'At this time I want to assure you, our community and all of our parents out there, that we have no reason to believe that there is an active threat in the. [Full Article...]

US Senate approves Iran War Powers Resolution

US Senate approves Iran War Powers Resolution Whereas Trump is predicted to veto the laws, he warned the Senate on Wednesday to vote it down and never restrict his coverage selections. Trump is expected to veto the measure, arguing it would be unsafe to limit his war-making power. Manchin, D-W.Va., did not cross party lines to vote with Republicans and found Trump guilty in the Senate impeachment trial, denying the GOP a chance to tout a ... [Full Article...]

Official says U.S. and the Taliban reach Afghan truce agreement

Official says U.S. and the Taliban reach Afghan truce agreement Esper's remarks came after USA national security adviser Robert O'Brien said Tuesday he was "cautiously optimistic" there could be a peace deal over the next few days or weeks, but that a withdrawal of US forces is not "imminent". "I think we're very close", he told Geraldo Rivera's Roadkill podcast on Thursday (local time)". A Taliban official familiar with the deal said the withdrawal of forei... [Full Article...]

United Nations releases database of 112 firms linked to Israeli settlements

United Nations releases database of 112 firms linked to Israeli settlements Israel on Wednesday rejected as "shameful" the UN's publication of a list of 112 companies that do business in its settlements, while the Palestinians cheered its long-delayed release as a "victory for worldwide law". The rights office initially evaluated more than 300 companies. In a statement, the human rights office said 94 of these companies were domiciled in Israel-including all major Is... [Full Article...]

District Court Judge: ‘Public Criticism’ Will Not Impact Roger Stone Sentencing

District Court Judge: ‘Public Criticism’ Will Not Impact Roger Stone Sentencing The White House said Trump was not bothered by Barr's remarks. Gen. William Barr needs to be open about the chain of events when he testifies before the House Judiciary Committee next month . The department insisted the decision to undo the sentencing recommendation was made Monday night - before Trump blasted the recommendation on Twitter as "very awful and unfair"- and prosecutors had not... [Full Article...]

Most Voters See Sanders, Bloomberg As Most Electable Candidates

Most Voters See Sanders, Bloomberg As Most Electable Candidates Turnout in New Hampshire approached the record 287,000 who cast ballots in the 2008 Democratic primary , when the battle between Mr Barack Obama and Ms Hillary Clinton energised the party. "Tonight, though, we just heard from the first two of 50 states". After Iowa and New Hampshire , small and rural states with predominantly white populations, the race will move on to more diverse battleg... [Full Article...]


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