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Quick-moving snow to impact morning commute in Lehigh Valley

Quick-moving snow to impact morning commute in Lehigh Valley

An Alberta clipper is expected to bring a band of light snow showers to the D.C. region late Wednesday night. A winter weather advisory is still in effect until 10 a.m. Northwest wind 5 to 13 miles per hour. AccuWeather forecasts 1 to 3 inches of snow for the State College area, with a 15 percent possibility of up to 6 inches and a 22 percent possibility of less than 1 inch. Read More

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Tyson Fury Can Fight Again

Tyson Fury Can Fight Again

Fury has not fought since November 2015 when he caused a major upset by defeating Wladimir Klitschko in Germany to win the IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight titles. They said they were willing to come to a compromise agreement with UKAD. "Tyson Fury's boxing licence suspension will be considered by the stewards of the board in January", the board said on Wednesday. Read More

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Lake Erie waves churn as second round of winter weather arrives

Lake Erie waves churn as second round of winter weather arrives

Low temperatures will dip into the 20s, but it will be warmer along the lakes. Two to four inches of snow is expected to accumulate along the eastern shoreline, but there is the potential of localized amounts of six inches or more. It's blustery, windy and cold out there, and the Lake Erie waves are churning! Areas east and then southeast of Lake Ontario will be line for the steadiest and heaviest lake snow tonight and Wednesday. Read More

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Salah named Liverpool Player of the Month for third time

Salah named Liverpool Player of the Month for third time

The attacker has already scored 19 goals for the Reds in all competitions and Calciomercato, via La Gazzetta dello Sport reports that Roma are about to receive a bonus linked with the transfer of the 25-year-old. Salah said: " I have always followed my way, and I want everyone in Egypt to follow my way ". Salah is now the third consecutive Premier League star to win the prolific award. Read More

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Ukraine arrests anti-corruption activist Saakashvili

Ukraine arrests anti-corruption activist Saakashvili

Interior ministry adviser Anton Gerashchenko said the matter was now with the courts who had to decide whether to place the former president of Georgia in pre-trial detention. On Friday Poroshenko said he would soon introduce a draft law to set up such a court, taking into account recommendations by the Venice Commission, a leading European rights watchdog. Read More

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Milwaukee Mayor Barrett presenting at global climate summit in Chicago

Milwaukee Mayor Barrett presenting at global climate summit in Chicago

While China, India and Brazil, along with many other developing countries and wealthy nations such as the USA and European Union member states have recently chosen to ratify the Paris Agreement, Russia is absent from the list of backers. President Trump's announcement on June 1 that the US will withdraw from the Paris climate agreement is "difficult to defend", Obama said, indicating membership would spur growth rather than stifle it. Read More

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Michael Flynn Vowed to End Russia Sanctions, According to Whistleblower

Michael Flynn Vowed to End Russia Sanctions, According to Whistleblower

That's the account a whistleblower told Rep. Elijah Cummings , the ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, which has been investigating Flynn's role in the project. Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn told a former business associate "within minutes" of President Donald Trump being sworn in on Inauguration Day that economic sanctions against Russian Federation would be "ripped up" once Trump gets into office, according to a whistleblower . Read More

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Ali Abdullah Saleh killed by Houthis trying to flee Yemen's Sanaa

Ali Abdullah Saleh killed by Houthis trying to flee Yemen's Sanaa

Saleh was once allied with the rebel Houthis, a Shiite group linked with Iran. Members of Saleh's General Peoples Congress later said he had been killed by sniper bullets. It was a grisly end for a figure who was able to rule the impoverished and unstable country for more than three decades and remained a powerhouse even after he was ousted in a 2011 Arab Spring uprising. Read More

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Merkel, rival meet German president amid gov't deadlock

Merkel, rival meet German president amid gov't deadlock

The chairman said the SPD's executive committee would discuss various options on Monday, and make a proposal which would be discussed at SPD's party conference from December 7 to 9 in Berlin. A resolution should then be formed at the party congress in the coming week. Germany's new government is still in vacancy after the September 24 federal elections and the exploratory talks between the Union, the pro-business Free Democratic Party (FDP) and the Greens broke down on the night of November ... Read More

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Iran Opens Extension Of Key Port

The nation anticipates that it will become a key transit route to land-locked Afghanistan and Central Asia and enable more Indian commodities to be exported to Russian Federation. It was inaugurated in the presence of dignitaries from India, Afghanistan, Qatar and Pakistan. According to the Indian foreign ministry, minister of state for shipping Pon Radhakrishnan represented India at the inauguration of the first phase of the Chabahar port project, known as the Shahid Beheshti port. Read More

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Israel strikes a Syrian military base

Israel strikes a Syrian military base

An Israeli military spokeswoman declined to comment on reports of the attack. In his first public statement after Shabbat following an Israeli air strike on an Iranian military base outside Damascus, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu released a statement in English condemning the Islamic Republic's presence in Syria. Read More

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Uttar Pradesh, Delhi topped crime list in 2016, says NCRB

Uttar Pradesh, Delhi topped crime list in 2016, says NCRB

The National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) report has placed Mumbai first in offences against senior citizens and second, after Delhi, in crimes against women as well as children. Total 84,746 cases of assault on women with intent to outrage modesty were reported in 2016. The numbers of cities followed a similar patter, with Lucknow reporting the highest number of atrocities reported among the 19 metropolitan cities, and Patna and Jaipur following. Read More

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Jose Garcia Zarate Found Not Guilty Of Kate Steinle Murder, Twitter Reacts

Jose Garcia Zarate Found Not Guilty Of Kate Steinle Murder, Twitter Reacts

Hannity noted that Zarate had been released from a San Francisco jail about three months before the shooting, despite a federal request that he be held for deportation. Bureau of Land Management ranger's vehicle nearby. He had been deported from the United States five times prior to Steinle's death. "He took the life of a young, vibrant, beautiful, cherished woman by the name of Kate Steinle ", she said. Read More

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Jared Kushner Pushing for Rex Tillerson's Ouster after Ivanka Snub

Jared Kushner Pushing for Rex Tillerson's Ouster after Ivanka Snub

Wallace questioned why the reported plan calls for Tillerson to stay until late January, adding the secretary is scheduled to make a trip to Europe next week to meet with key USA allies. No matter how long Tillerson is allowed to stay on, his stature and ability to speak on Trump's behalf has been impaired, it is widely agreed. According to Pentagon reporters, Mattis said, when asked about the report, "I make nothing of it; there's nothing to it". Read More

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Shaking felt from DC to NYC from 5.1 natural disaster in Delaware

Shaking felt from DC to NYC from 5.1 natural disaster in Delaware

The U.S. Geological Survey ( USGS ) published a map showing the quake which was felt in Virginia, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Connecticut and NY. Husam Albarmawi, a 30-year-old graduate student at the University of Maryland, rushed out of an apartment tower with his wife when they felt two separate jolts roughly 20 seconds apart in their 23rd-story apartment. Read More

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FBI Says Background Checks For Black Friday Gun Purchases Hit Record High

FBI Says Background Checks For Black Friday Gun Purchases Hit Record High

The FBI reported that requests for gun background checks skyrocketed on Black Friday . According to USA Today , the prior record-setting days fell on Black Friday, too. Devin P Kelley was convicted of assault and discharged from the military. Gun demand rose as President Barack Obama called for tougher regulations after major shootings and then-Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton led in many election polls. Read More

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Ivanka Trump to visit Hyderabad tomorrow

Ivanka Trump to visit Hyderabad tomorrow

As the GES here will focus on women , he said this was critical as women represent significant part of population but also represent the business world. Ivanka Trump , Donald Trump's daughter and purportedly his most trusted adviser, is set to visit India on Tuesday, to attend the Global Entrepreneurship Summit or GES to be held in the city of Nizams - Hyderabad . Read More

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Trooper shot and killed in Texas

Trooper shot and killed in Texas

That's when the suspect fire shots at authorities who then returned fire. He has been charged with capital murder. Allen is the 221st DPS trooper to die in the line of duty since 1823 and the first to die in a shooting since 2008. Barnes used to go out on "check rides" with the new troopers to observe them in action, he said. "As close as we were, I had to hear about that from somebody else", he said. Read More

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12 killed in hotel inferno in Georgia's Black Sea city

12 killed in hotel inferno in Georgia's Black Sea city

The cause of the fire, which has since been put out, is not clear. Most of the guests being treated for injuries are said to be Turkish and Israeli. According to officials, no participants of the contest, who were staying at the hotel, were injured in the blaze. The hotel was due to host the Miss Georgia beauty pageant on Sunday. Read More

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Pakistani Government Calls in Army to Help Disperse Islamist Protesters

Pakistani Government Calls in Army to Help Disperse Islamist Protesters

Later, news channels went off air, after a notification from the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) barred them from broadcasting the security operation live. The protesters, who before Saturday numbered some 2,000 people, are demanding that federal law minister Zahid Hamid resign over a hastily-abandoned amendment to the oath that election candidates must swear. Read More

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