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Feb 10 2018

Rahul's style of politics undemocratic: Shah at BJP Parliamentary meet

Sonia Gandhi , the Congress Parliamentary Party chairperson, on Thursday cautioned the party MPs to be prepared for an early Lok Sabha election as done by then Prime Mi...

Feb 10 2018

Pelosi's 'DACA-buster' Speech Likely a Record-Setter for the House

But top Democrats said they weren't corralling rank-and-file lawmakers to oppose the budget pact, leading some of the party's immigration advocates to question the forc...

Feb 10 2018

Government shuts down after Sen. Paul blocks vote on budget deal

Donald Trump has been criticised for fiscal irresponsibility and failing to deal effectively with Washington's obligations, although the USA president played little ro...

Feb 10 2018

Cloudy today with snow showers north, big warm-up for the weekend

Saturday and Sunday will be mild with some rain showers moving into Central PA. Today's conditions are ripe for some heavy lake-effect snow in Western New York...

Feb 10 2018

Barnier Raises Prospect That Brexit Transition Deal May Fail

After one of the tensest weeks so far in the almost one year-old talks, Barnier told reporters that there are "substantial" disagreements on the transitional period cre...

Feb 10 2018

Israel Warplanes Attack Syrian Base Near Damascus

A United States military official said the US-led coalition that still assists Kurdish-led forces in the hunt for surviving IS members in eastern Syria killed at least ...

Feb 10 2018

White House Ignored Top Staffer's Domestic Violence Past

The cause of Sorensen's exit is similar to that of Porter, whom ex-wives accused of physically abusing them. Sorensen, a former adviser to Maine Governor Paul LePage, ...

Feb 10 2018

Koreans in metro talk significance of Winter Olympics

A visit by Moon to the North would enable the first summit between leaders from the two Koreas since 2007. That said , these officials said that if the North Koreans...

Feb 10 2018

Two Year Budget Deal Reached By Senate Leaders

With a looming midnight deadline to avoid another government shutdown , the standoff of the last few months seems to have come to an end as Senate leaders arrived at a...

Feb 10 2018

US Senate's bipartisan spending-hike budget is 'monstrosity'

One of the things we've seen from nearly every legislator who has said that they won't seek reelection is that they suddenly start telling the truth - even Trey Gowdy, ...

Feb 10 2018

Mattis: DACA Troops Aren't At Risk Of Deportation

In September, Trump by executive order rescinded the DACA program and set its expiration date for March 5. But relatively few members of the military now benefit from...

Feb 10 2018

Flooding possible this weekend

The rain will start out as light showers today in south Alabama, but forecasters are expecting it to pick up in intensity at times on Saturday and Sunday. Stormcast has...

Feb 10 2018

Record-breaking drone show lights up Winter Olympics opening ceremony

Organisers said "advanced technology was used to form the Olympic Rings, representing humanity's passion and harmony through sport". But during Friday's evening broadca...

Feb 10 2018

Why Olympic Skaters Move from Wheels to Ice

Later Thursday, European gold medalists Yevgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov finished first in the pair event, representing Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation. ...

Feb 10 2018

Curling: US siblings win 'family feud' game versus married Russians

Mixed doubles Curling opens up Olympic play at 7:05p.m. ET (4:05p.m. PT). The Canadians scored three in the fifth end to grab a 5-2 lead over the Hamiltons before the U...

Feb 10 2018

Olympics an exclusive membership club diminished by Russians' absence - Mutko

The IOC suspended Russian Federation from the Winter Olympics in December following allegations of state-sponsored doping, though a contingent of competitors have been ...

Feb 10 2018

Trump blocks release of Democrats' memo

Joaquin Castro (D-TX), a member of the House Intelligence Committee. "The President is weighing his options and will respond soon", he added. FBI Director Christopher...

Feb 10 2018

SA seek change in direction as De Villiers returns

Dhawan and Kohli then came together, and piled on the runs, nearly continuing from where they had left off in the previous match. And for all those sacrifices, you are no...

Feb 10 2018

White House staffer resigns after ex-wife accuses violence and emotional abuse

As per reports, Sorensen's ex-wife claimed he was violent and emotionally abusive during their short-lived marriage. White House staffer David Sorensen has resigned a...

Feb 10 2018

Dananjaya's maiden five-wicket haul hands Sri Lanka win

It was a result-oriented pitch and our batsmen let us down". He had eight wickets on debut, including his 3/20 in the first innings. "Their bowlers were very good, alwa...