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Friday's First Warning Forecast: Heating up this weekend Friday's First Warning Forecast: Heating up this weekend
- May 11, 2018

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Tonight will be clear with lows in the mid 50s and north winds will be 10 to 20 miles per hour. Sporadic rain showers with occasional thunderstorms are expected on most areas. The primary storm threats will be lightning, wind, and hail. The front stalls along the region into Sunday . (more...)
Japan reiterates support for Iran nuclear deal Japan reiterates support for Iran nuclear deal
- May 11, 2018

In a live press statement in Rome on Tuesday, Mogherini slammed U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to ditch the deal, vowing that "the European Union is determined to preserve it". UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres also issued a statement on Tuesday calling on the remaining parties to the nuclear deal to fully observe their commitments. (more...)
Authorities investigating explosive device found outside Beaumont church Authorities investigating explosive device found outside Beaumont church
- May 11, 2018

The Episcopal Diocese of Texas stated that sometime between the end of worship Wednesday evening and the beginning of school on Thursday morning, the package exploded outside the church's office door. He declined, however, to address the nature of the bomb, motive, whether any suspects had been identified, or if there were any links between this bomb and other devices. (more...)
Naked man runs around Daytona Beach airport, makes bomb threat Naked man runs around Daytona Beach airport, makes bomb threat
- May 11, 2018

A naked man who was taken into custody for trying to get onto a tarmac through the baggage carousel at a central Florida airport claimed a bomb was planted in a restroom, forcing the airport's evacuation on Friday. Officials said no one was hurt during the incident. The man, 25, was taken to a hospital for a mental evaluation. Chitwood said Greenwood has had previous encounters with law enforcement and told deputies that he had taken "molly" (also known as ecstasy) and other drugs the ... (more...)
UK PM May Splits Up Warring Ministers To Examine Brexit Options UK PM May Splits Up Warring Ministers To Examine Brexit Options
- May 11, 2018

The other group will look at "maximum facilitation" - a solution based on using technology to minimise the need for customs checks after Brexit . Meanwhile an unnamed Cabinet minister tells The Guardian's Pippa Crerar that the latest approach to Brexit will inevitably lead to a big slice of customs fudge: "The prime minister wants to find a way through this that keeps the party together". (more...)
Swaraj calls on Myanmar Prez; holds bilateral talks Swaraj calls on Myanmar Prez; holds bilateral talks
- May 11, 2018

The statement came days after a team of United Nations envoys met Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh for the first time to hear the sufferings of some 700,000 Muslims who have escaped a campaign of violence, rape, and arson by the military in Myanmar. (more...)
Collegium sticks to Justice Joseph as SC judge Collegium sticks to Justice Joseph as SC judge
- May 11, 2018

Justice Jasti Chelameswar, the second-most senior judge in the Supreme Court , had written a letter to the CJI on Thursday, seeking the reiteration of Justice Joseph's name for elevation. Reacting to the Centre's response, CJI Misra had said the government is "within its rights" to send back a name for reconsideration. It also questioned his seniority for elevation as a judge of the Supreme Court. (more...)
President set to outline drug pricing plan President set to outline drug pricing plan
- May 11, 2018

It will also create incentives for lower prices and lower co-pays for patients. In the plan, Trump will address a quartet of issues the administration has identified, the officials said. Officials said some of the proposals will be administrative, while others may need acts of Congress. "The U.S. taxpayer, through our publicly funded research efforts as well as through patients and consumers ... (more...)
Davit Tonoyan to be appointed Armenia's Defense Minister Davit Tonoyan to be appointed Armenia's Defense Minister
- May 11, 2018

The initial catalyst for the demonstrations was former President Serzh Sargsyan's effort to hold onto power by assuming the premiership, having already revised the constitution to strengthen the prime minister's executive powers. Armenia's parliament elected Pashinian this week after he spearheaded weeks of mass protests against the ruling party, transforming the country's political landscape. (more...)
Torture 'Worked' On 'Songbird John' McCain — Fox Business Guest Torture 'Worked' On 'Songbird John' McCain — Fox Business Guest
- May 11, 2018

Haspel's role in overseeing the use of torture by Americans is disturbing". Her refusal to acknowledge torture's immorality is disqualifying. Regrettably, I did not hear the comments at the time as I was receiving instructions in my ear at that moment from producers. (more...)
'Sexuality expert' mocked over claim parents need consent for diaper changing 'Sexuality expert' mocked over claim parents need consent for diaper changing
- May 11, 2018

Carson said during the interview that she works with children, teachers and parents when it comes to abuse prevention. "Just about how to set up a culture of consent in their homes so 'I'm going to change your nappy now, is that OK, '" Ms Carson said. (more...)
Former Dem Congressman Says He's Moving To Africa After Third Conviction Former Dem Congressman Says He's Moving To Africa After Third Conviction
- May 11, 2018

But Gettleman settled on what he acknowledged in court was a "fairly lenient" sentence that took into account the age of the 66-year-old ex-congressman who now says he lives in a Monee motel. Reynolds had entered a consulting agreement to hunt for business opportunities in Zimbabwe on behalf of two prominent Chicago-area businessmen, Elzie Higginbottom and Willie Wilson. (more...)
Shooter Reported in Palmdale, California Shooter Reported in Palmdale, California
- May 11, 2018

Los Angeles County fire officials said one person was hospitalized, but they did not have details about the individual's condition. This is a developing story and will be updated as more information is received . Highland High student Katharina Smith, 16, said she was driving there when she saw "a ton of police racing toward school". Sheriff's deputies in Palmdale are also responding to reports of an active shooter at Manzanita Elementary School, which is located about eight miles from ... (more...)
Brexit campaign group fined by British elections watchdog for breaking spending rules Brexit campaign group fined by British elections watchdog for breaking spending rules
- May 11, 2018

An investigation from the Electoral Commission found that the brexit-backing group, co-founded by Ukip backer Arron Banks, had overspent by at least £77,380 - 10 percent over the limit for non-party registered groups. Arron Banks, the founder of Leave.EU who was pictured with Donald Trump and leading Brexiteer Nigel Farage outside a gilded elevator soon after the 2016 US presidential election, cast doubt on the commission's impartiality. (more...)
Almost 400000 ballots mailed to county voters for June election Almost 400000 ballots mailed to county voters for June election
- May 11, 2018

Party divides are steep on perceptions of Comey, with 70% of Democrats saying they think Comey has mostly said true things about the investigation while just 21% of Republicans agree. Both ballots contain the school election depending on your school district and the non-partisan judicial election. During the event in Cleveland, Trump was joined by Rep. (more...)
Growing reactions against United States for withdrawing from nuclear deal Growing reactions against United States for withdrawing from nuclear deal
- May 11, 2018

In comments before school teachers, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei told Mr Trump: "You can not do a damn thing". The open question is whether the allies, and above all Iran , will agree to resume full-fledged talks, having just seen the United States withdraw from the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and renege on its promises under the landmark arms control accord. (more...)
3 bitten when family mistakes bobcats for domestic kittens 3 bitten when family mistakes bobcats for domestic kittens
- May 11, 2018

The animals were found in Atascosa County, just outside the city. "Wildlife really should remain IN THE WILD and it's up to us to help make that happen!" "I think they started doing a little bit more research and educating themselves and thinking, 'You know what, these don't look like your standard house cat. (more...)
Iran doesn't want new tensions in ME: Rouhani Iran doesn't want new tensions in ME: Rouhani
- May 11, 2018

Rouhani, for his part, assured Merkel that the country is not looking to increase tensions in the Middle East, and is working to promote stability and security in the region instead. Merkel acknowledged global concerns over Iran's influence in Syria, Iraq and Yemen, and its ballistic missile program, but underlined that these issues should be discussed with Tehran , without abandoning the nuclear deal. (more...)
Chhagan Bhujbal set to be discharged from hospital soon Chhagan Bhujbal set to be discharged from hospital soon
- May 11, 2018

Chhagan Bhujbal started his political career with the Shiv Sena and was in the party for over two decades. Later, they were probed for three other alleged corruption cases by the Anti-Corruption Bureau, which lodged a charge-sheet against Bhujbal, Sameer and 15 others in the Maharashtra Sadan scam case of New Delhi, in February 2016. (more...)
Motion to remove NMB's Trollip withdrawn, 'they did not have the numbers' Motion to remove NMB's Trollip withdrawn, 'they did not have the numbers'
- May 11, 2018

EFF leader Julius Malema said at a breakfast briefing with editors and political journalists in Johannesburg on Thursday that his party was still working on garnering the support of DA members of council and other opposition members. The previous two sittings descended into chaos and were adjourned. However, Manyati was in council even though Magistrate Johannes Claassen had not granted his request for a postponement to allow him to attend council proceedings. (more...)
Hamas Leader Hints Gaza Protests Are Going To Get Worse Hamas Leader Hints Gaza Protests Are Going To Get Worse
- May 11, 2018

Palestinian organizers have announced the activities planned for next Tuesday's rallies, which will coincide with the 70th anniversary of Israel's establishment in 1948 - an event Arabs refer to as "The Nakba" or "The Catastrophe". Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Israeli and U.S. forces in the region are bracing for violence as both nations prepare for the grand opening of the new American embassy in Jerusalem; fulfilling years of empty promises and highlighting the close relationship ... (more...)
At least 44 killed as dam bursts in Kenya At least 44 killed as dam bursts in Kenya
- May 11, 2018

Another 40 people have been reported missing. As Kenyans came to terms with the tragedy that has claimed at least 44 lives and displaced 2,500 people - with the number feared to increase - experts say many related factors could have contributed to the incident, especially the weakening of the dam's walls, reducing their capacity to hold the additional water that came with the heavy rains. (more...)
Rabindranath Tagore Returned Nobel Prize in Protest Against British: Tripura CM Rabindranath Tagore Returned Nobel Prize in Protest Against British: Tripura CM
- May 11, 2018

However, Chief Minister Deb refused to make any comment on the controversy and requested oppositions to contribute in the process of development keeping aside unnecessary discussion to divert the attention of the people of the state. Deb could have been confused with Tagore denying Knighthood in protest against the Jalianwalla Bagh massacre in 1919. He didn't stop. Soon after, at an event in the state capital Agartala , the Tripura chief minister said that "mechanical engineers should not ... (more...)
Pakistan limits movement of United States diplomats Pakistan limits movement of United States diplomats
- May 11, 2018

As US prepares to impose travel restrictions on Pakistani Diplomats, The Dawn has reported that Islamabad is considering reciprocal restrictions on US diplomats. The important thing is to have dialogue. "A mechanism has been worked out", he said. Similarly, all mobile phones used by United States diplomats will be biometrically verified while they will have to obtain a government no-objection certificate to shift and use rented houses and to install radio communication at their residences ... (more...)
Himanshu Roy, former Maharashtra ATS chief, shoots himself Himanshu Roy, former Maharashtra ATS chief, shoots himself
- May 11, 2018

He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was declared dead. In November 2016, Additional Director General of Police Himanshu Roy was appointed as ADG (Establishment) in Maharashtra. Himanshu Roy led investigations into several big cases including the 2013 Indian Premier League spot-fixing case. Speaking with Times Now , former Mumbai police commissioner Arup Patnaik described Roy as a sharp officer. (more...)
Maryland 'Deplorables' Threaten Liberals with Armed Attack if Trump Is Impeached Maryland 'Deplorables' Threaten Liberals with Armed Attack if Trump Is Impeached
- May 11, 2018

The Calvert County Sheriff's Office has reportedly been "flooded with phone calls" regarding the sign. "I'm going to have a billboard ... for campaign purposes", he said, adding that his will be visible from both directions of Route 4. Payne has told various media outlets that a sheriff's deputy has talked to the owner, whom he did not identify, and that he is considering taking it down or modifying it. (more...)
Delhi University announces admissions for 2018-19 academic session Delhi University announces admissions for 2018-19 academic session
- May 11, 2018

This time university has also planned for open days from 21 May to 29 May, which will help the students and parents to understand the process of online application as well as the courses options. Ans- You can register online for all the UG courses through the admission portal URL http://admission.du.ac.in and then follow the instructions to proceed. (more...)
Unnao rape Case: CBI confirms BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar role Unnao rape Case: CBI confirms BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar role
- May 11, 2018

Singh, who was later held by police, stood guard outside the room as Sengar and his associates proceeded to gang-rape the woman. The central agency has recorded the survivor's statement before a magistrate under CrPC Section 164, in which she has "stood by" her allegations. (more...)
Mount Merapi Erupts, BNPB Urges Sleman Residents to Evacuate Mount Merapi Erupts, BNPB Urges Sleman Residents to Evacuate
- May 11, 2018

Sutopo appealed the hikers in Mount Merapi to follow the suggestion and to not heading near the peak crater. "The eruption took place suddenly". The Southeast Asian archipelago of more than 17,000 islands and islets - and almost 130 active volcanoes - is situated on the Pacific "Ring of Fire", a vast zone of geological instability where the collision of tectonic plates causes frequent quakes and major volcanic activity. (more...)
Modi to address BJP leaders on May 17 Modi to address BJP leaders on May 17
- May 11, 2018

Gandhi said Prime Minister Modi's disapproval not in favor of the Congress and Karnataka Chief Minister Siddarmaiah has portrayed the post of the Prime Minister in a bad light. But, the anti-incumbency is something that the Congress seems to be fighting against. Responding to a question on employment generation, he attacked the Congress for not answering the people what they had done for people. (more...)

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