Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Wednesday

Travelers are being warned of unsafe road conditions Tuesday as a wintery mix of rain, freezing rain and snow is forecast to move through the Chicago area. Temps will be climbing to near-normal territory Tuesday and even milder on Wednesday s... More..

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China scientist edited human genes
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

China scientist edited human genes "illegally" for own gain: probe

One couple dropped out, but there was "another potential pregnancy" of a gene-edited embryo in its early stages. He has since been fired from the Southern University of Science and Technology of China in Sh...More..

Kirsten Gillibrand formally enters 2020 race with Colbert appearance
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Kirsten Gillibrand formally enters 2020 race with Colbert appearance

She said better public schools and job training is essential for anyone to "earn their way into the middle class". Gillibrand joins an increasingly crowded Democratic slate of candidates, seeking the party'...More..

Pompeo expects 'good marker' with North Korea by end-Feb
by | Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Pompeo expects 'good marker' with North Korea by end-Feb

Sweden serves as "protecting power" in North Korea for the United States, which has no representation in Pyongyang, and also held talks with North Korean officials past year in the lead-up to the first Trum...More..

Death toll rises to 73 in Mexico pipeline blast
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Death toll rises to 73 in Mexico pipeline blast

Pipeline owner Petróleos Mexicanos (Mexican Petroleum) known as Pemex, says "The explosion in Tlahuelilpan, Hidalgo was derived from the manipulation of a clandestine takeover for fuel theft in the Tuxpan-Tula ...More..

Video of United States teens taunting Native American draws fire
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Video of United States teens taunting Native American draws fire

Since the videos appeared online, the social media pages for Covington Catholic and some Covington Catholic faculty members have been set to private. " Trump has riled up a reactionary voting block that re...More..

Sierra Nevada Winter Storm Warning Issued
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Sierra Nevada Winter Storm Warning Issued

Widespread totals of 6 to 12 inches are possible from IN to Maine north and west of the major I-95 cities. The National Weather Service placed the metro area in a Winter Weather Advisory from 3 p.m. Snow ...More..

Risky winter storm disrupts travel across U.S.
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Risky winter storm disrupts travel across U.S.

New York City can expect cold rain, and Boston will see a mix of heavy, wet snow, sleet and ice through the morning, CNN meteorologist Derek Van Dam said. Chicago has seen continuous snowfall since Friday n...More..

Kamala Harris enters 2020 bid with tribute to woman who broke barriers
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

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

Democracy. These aren't just words. In intimate encounters that often brought them to tears, numerous women who approached Harris in Iowa told the former prosecutor about their own struggles with sexual hara...More..

Iran Fires Missile at Israel
by | Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Iran Fires Missile at Israel

On 21 January, the Israeli military says it has hit Iranian and Syrian targets around Damascus , including advanced Pantsir-S1 air defense system. The Israel Defense Forces attacked Iranian military target...More..

May plans next move in Brexit fight as chances rise of delay
by | Monday, January 21, 2019

May plans next move in Brexit fight as chances rise of delay

Amid the deadlock, the Sunday Times reports details on how lawmakers are working to take control of the agenda from Mrs May. There is absolutely no parliamentary majority for it and it would be catastrophic har...More..

Derry auto bomb: Fireball explosion captured on CCTV
by | Monday, January 21, 2019

Derry auto bomb: Fireball explosion captured on CCTV

There is also footage of a group of young people who walk past, just minutes before it explodes into a huge fireball. "Those who carried out this act had no thought for the safety and well-being of fellow cit...More..

Fort Campbell soldier among Americans killed in Syrian explosion
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Fort Campbell soldier among Americans killed in Syrian explosion

Farmer , 37, of Boynton Beach, Fla.; Navy Chief Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) Shannon M. Kent , 35, of upstate NY, and Scott A. Wirtz of St. "Here's the good news", said Graham. The troops were to ...More..

Labour must not rule out second European Union referendum, says Starmer
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Labour must not rule out second European Union referendum, says Starmer

Mr Boles's EU Withdrawal (Number 2) Bill aims to put Parliament in control of the Brexit process, demanding an extension to the Article 50 process to allow negotiations to continue beyond the scheduled date o...More..

Modi lambasted at United India Rally
by | Sunday, January 20, 2019

Modi lambasted at United India Rally

Banerjee's United India rally is being seen as an effort to unite the Opposition against the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party at the Centre ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. From Congress, Kharge and his party c...More..

Divers Discovered an Enormous Great White Shark Off the Coast of Hawaii
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Divers Discovered an Enormous Great White Shark Off the Coast of Hawaii

Dr. Melanie Hutchinson, a shark researcher for the University of Hawaii, told KOHN2 that the prehistoric species has been a frequent visitor to Hawaii since ancient times. "I was trained to maintain space w...More..

‘El Chapo’ paid ex-Mexican president US$100m bribe, says trial witness
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

‘El Chapo’ paid ex-Mexican president US$100m bribe, says trial witness

He tweeted: "The declarations of the Colombian drug trafficker in NY are false, defamatory and absurd" and said Mr Pena Nieto's government had "located, detained and extradited" El Chapo. The defense strategy f...More..

Donald Trump Told His Lawyer To Lie To Congress About Moscow Tower
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Donald Trump Told His Lawyer To Lie To Congress About Moscow Tower

Update: The special counsel's office has criticized the BuzzFeed report . Democratic lawmakers have intensified their calls for Trump's impeachment in the wake of these new claims, which are the gravest yet l...More..

Republicans Go Against Trump to Back Bid to Keep Deripaska Sanctions
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Republicans Go Against Trump to Back Bid to Keep Deripaska Sanctions

But the vote was only symbolic, after a similar measure failed in the Republican-led Senate on Wednesday, in a victory for President Donald Trump . "I$3 f this is the step you want to take, if you're going t...More..

Aiia Maasarwe: 20-year old Melbourne man charged over Bundoora killing
by | Saturday, January 19, 2019

Aiia Maasarwe: 20-year old Melbourne man charged over Bundoora killing

Police did not say whether any charges have been filed. Family members arrived from Israel on Thursday. Mr Maasarwe travelled to Australia after the news his daughter, a Palestinian Arab of Israeli citize...More..