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Monitor: 12 of 21 Killed in Israeli Strikes Were Iranian Fighters

Monitor: 12 of 21 Killed in Israeli Strikes Were Iranian Fighters The death toll from Israel's latest bombardment of military targets in Syria rose from 11 to 21, a war monitor said on Tuesday, adding that most of those killed were Iranian. "We have started striking Iranian Quds targets in Syrian territory", a military statement said. "This is meant to work against Iranian missiles than can fly for thousands of miles", said Rubin. [Full Article...]

Snow, freezing rain, high winds forecast for Simcoe County

Snow, freezing rain, high winds forecast for Simcoe County Snow or rain will likely spread across the province Wednesday night and is expected to change to rain by Thursday morning. Our high temperature for Wednesday will occur just after midnight at 37-42, followed by falling temperatures with west winds 20-40 miles per hour. [Full Article...]

Kamala Harris, Feisty Prosecutor Who Plans To Join The White House Race

Kamala Harris, Feisty Prosecutor Who Plans To Join The White House Race Sen. Kamala Harris stopped by Penn Station to nosh on a breakfast sandwich after announcing that she was running for president in 2020 . Harris had been expected to run from around the time she was elected to the USA senate in 2016, the year Trump swept into the White House in an upset victory over Hillary Clinton . [Full Article...]

Dangerously cold wind chills; temperatures will feel below zero all day

Dangerously cold wind chills; temperatures will feel below zero all day Skies are clear this morning, but a few clouds may build back into the state this midday. The award (award?) for coldest air temperature spots in the Capital Region goes to Fulton County and Rensselaer County. Temperatures on Wednesday will warm to near the mid-40s ahead of a cold front. Highs in the upper 50s continue Tuesday (gusts to 30 miles per hour then) and Wednesday will deliver ca... [Full Article...]

Giuliani Walks Back Comments on Trump Tower Moscow Talks: Remarks Were ‘Hypothetical’

Giuliani Walks Back Comments on Trump Tower Moscow Talks: Remarks Were ‘Hypothetical’ The president's attorney added that the scope of the questions from Mueller "went to the end of 2016, but that doesn't mean the Trump Tower proposal goes until then". He noted that Democrats castigated attorney general nominee Bill Barr early last week over his memo that expressed concern about the Mueller probe to top Justice Department officials, but by Friday called for Trump's impeachment if... [Full Article...]

Kamala Harris enters 2020 bid with tribute to woman who broke barriers

Kamala Harris enters 2020 bid with tribute to woman who broke barriers Said Harris in the clip: "The future of our country depends on you and millions of others lifting our voices to fight for our American values". Kirsten Gillibrand , D-N.Y., Rep. But even before that announcement, her pre-Senate record in California was attracting new scrutiny from liberals. South Carolina, a critical early-voting state in the Democratic primary, hosted two senators expected ... [Full Article...]

Trump's border wall gambit fails to end record shutdown

Trump's border wall gambit fails to end record shutdown The President also continued his demand for border wall funding, including $5.7 billion for 230 miles of construction of the wall in his plan . "No, Amnesty is not a part of my offer ", Trump tweeted Sunday. While Ms Pelosi and other Democrats dismissed Mr Trump's offer, Republicans insisted that it represented actual movement by the president. Some conservatives have criticized Trump's p... [Full Article...]

Southern Ontario under extreme cold warning

Southern Ontario under extreme cold warning Kerry Schmidt. During this time, frostbite can develop within minutes on exposed skin, Environment Canada warned. Plows are also continuing to make their way along city streets. Wind chills Sunday night into Monday will be even lower in the -15 to -25 range. The statement adds that "moderate winds of 30 gusting to 50 km/h will accompany the snow resulting in wind chill values in the minus 20... [Full Article...]

Zimbabwe President Ends Foreign Tour After Protests

Zimbabwe President Ends Foreign Tour After Protests And it urged Zimbabwe's government "to find ways of engaging with the population about their legitimate grievances". Growing frustration over rising inflation, a severe currency crisis and fuel lines that stretch for miles finally snapped after Mnangagwa announced a week ago that fuel prices would more than double, making gasoline in Zimbabwe the most expensive in the world. [Full Article...]

Deadly explosion in Syrian capital Damascus

Deadly explosion in Syrian capital Damascus Syrian state news agency SANA quoted a military source as saying that Syrian air defenses " thwarted Israeli air strikes" during the daylight hours on Sunday. An explosion rocked the southern edge of Syria's capital Damascus on Sunday morning, Syrian state media has reported. Nevertheless, daytime strikes by Israel against targets in the war-torn country are extremely rare with the IAF operat... [Full Article...]

Dutchess County woman killed in Syria attack

Dutchess County woman killed in Syria attack Although the coalition opposing ISIS tweeted about the attacks almost an hour before Pence's speech, a White House official claims that the administration had not "publicly confirmed the deaths at the time (Pence) spoke". The decision to abruptly withdraw from Syria resulted in the resignation of two administration officials, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Syria Special Envoy Brett Mc... [Full Article...]

Largest Migrant Group to Enter Arizona Burrowed Under Border Fence, Say Feds

Largest Migrant Group to Enter Arizona Burrowed Under Border Fence, Say Feds The smugglers tunneled seven holes under the steel border fence - each hole a few feet deep - which allowed the majority of the group to crawl beneath the barrier and into the country Monday, according to U.S. "As I mentioned, 87 percent of the apprehensions here are family units and unaccompanied alien children". " Parents with children now comprise over 80 percent of the total apprehensions o... [Full Article...]

Thousands join United States women's march amid discord over its handling of anti-Semitism

Thousands join United States women's march amid discord over its handling of anti-Semitism Mallory and her fellow march leaders face accusations of anti-Semitism and have been criticized for maintaining ties with Louis Farrakhan , the head of the Nation of Islam. A former chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee announced Friday that she would not participate in the Women's March, citing concerns about the leadership's record on anti-Semitism. [Full Article...]

Chicago cops acquitted of covering up police shooting of Laquan McDonald

Chicago cops acquitted of covering up police shooting of Laquan McDonald Some experts believe Van Dyke, 40, could face as much as 96 years in prison, though debate in the legal community continues over the precise sentencing range. "We can not now view the actions of the officers with the benefit of hindsight as to what they should have believed", she said. Judge Stephenson pointed out that the police video at the centre of the case had been preserved. [Full Article...]

Shark diver encounters huge sharks in Hawaii

Shark diver encounters huge sharks in Hawaii Spied feeding on a whale carcass off the coast of Hawaii, the shark known as Deep Blue rose and glided past the excited divers. She said great whites are usually seen in cooler water temperatures, but this female was probably drawn to the area because of the whale carcass her team was documenting. [Full Article...]

Gates Still Cooperating With 'Several Ongoing Investigations,' Mueller Says

Gates Still Cooperating With 'Several Ongoing Investigations,' Mueller Says Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Tuesday evening filed an account of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's alleged "multiple, discernible lies" to investigators. Mueller's team sought to delay sentencing for former White House National Security Adviser Michael Flynn four times. The documents were meant to be redacted, but a formatting error revealed that Manafort was accused of l... [Full Article...]

Manafort accused of sharing 2016 election data with Russians

Manafort accused of sharing 2016 election data with Russians According to a CNBC report , special counsel Robert Mueller accused Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort of sharing polling data from the 2016 presidential campaign with an alleged Russian spy. But the data could have provided Russians with insights on the US election. Manafort had told investigators he'd no direct or indirect contact with White House officials since Trump's... [Full Article...]

Investigative Journalist Ahmed Hussein Shot Dead In Accra Ghana

Investigative Journalist Ahmed Hussein Shot Dead In Accra Ghana The lawmaker, Kennedy Agyapong, showed pictures of Hussein-Suale and revealed the neighborhood where he lived in an interview on TV channel NET 2 . He promised payment for supporters who took retribution against Husein. Agyapong himself rejected claims that he "engineered the killing" of Husein, telling local radio station Neat FM: "He has never offended me". This transnational focus is informe... [Full Article...]

USA to hold talks with N.Korea this week

USA to hold talks with N.Korea this week He caught a plane bound for Washington in the evening and landed there on Thursday evening local time. Discussions focused on how the USA would respond to denuclearization steps proposed by the North. Presumably this meeting will attempt to plan the next summit between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump, a summit that both leaders have publicly embraced, although it's nearly certainly going to be a ve... [Full Article...]

Australian man reported killed in Kenya attack

Australian man reported killed in Kenya attack The police tweeted that security teams were still looking for remaining explosives and urged "the public not to panic should they hear a blast since it will be a safe blast". "Know that we will hold you to account for every Muslim blood spilt in Palestine; ounce for ounce", it said in part. Al Shabaab, a Somalia-based al Qaeda affiliate fighting to impose strict Islamic law, said it carried the ... [Full Article...]


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