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Wednesday Weather Update, Randolph Township Schools Closed For The Day

Because the changeover will come quite quickly over Cape Cod and the Islands I'm not expecting much of any accumulation. Thursday: Mostly cloudy with an 80 ...


Seven injured in hot air balloon accident in Victoria's Yarra Valley

Police said the passengers, some from Australia and others from overseas, fell from the basket as the pilot attempted to land following an unexpected weather ch...


Bangladesh ex-PM Khaleda Zia gets 5 years jail in corruption case

Security forces have swarmed Bangladesh's cities ahead of the verdict, fearing clashes with Zia's supporters. Ahead of the ruling, law enforcement used tearga...


Presidency welcomes historical visit of India's prime minister

The Congress and the Left members raised slogans throughout his 90-minute reply in the Lok Sabha to the discussion on the motion of thanks on the President'...


Almost 11.8 million enroll for Obamacare in 2018

The 2018 ACA enrollment season was the first under President Donald Trump and featured a decreased marketing budget as well as an enrollment period half as lo...


Russia's curlers begin Olympics with loss to US in mixed doubles

A similar case will happen in Pyeongchang where the International Ice Hockey Federation will loan Finnish sticks to the North Korean players, but the team...


Ranking the Winter Olympic sports

The Olympics have put the relationships of the U.S., South Korea and North Korea into worldwide spotlight. Pence told reporters that he had not requested an...


Sri Lanka wins toss, will bat 1st vs Bangladesh in 2nd test

The two-Test series remained locked at 0-0 after the first match ended in a draw in Chittagong on Sunday. Razzak, who played last of his previous 12 Tests i...


Texas shooting: Police officer shot dead in apartment complex in Dallas suburb

The Richardson police officer was fatally shot while responding to a disturbance at the Breckinridge Point Apartments about 20 miles outside Dallas on Wednesday...


Israel's police chiefs to recommend indicting Netanyahu

In Case 2000 , police are reportedly examining conversations with newspaper proprietor Noni Mozes, leaked excerpts of which were sensationally broadcast on Isr...


North Korea 'Months Away' From Ability to Hit US With Nuke: Envoy

The U.S. and North Korea locked horns at a UN-sponsored Conference on Disarmament in Geneva , Switzerland on Tuesday. In the last few relations have been large...


US Has 'No Plans' to Meet With North Korean Officials at Olympics

Vice President Mike Pence isn't ruling out a meeting with North Korean officials as he prepares to attend the Winter Olympics in South Korea . Speaking aft...


Kvitova outplays Mladenovic to lift title in St Petersburg

The 21st title of her career came courtesy of a 6-1 6-2 victory, ending Mladenovic's recent run of good form - the fourth seed having failed to win a singles ma...


Ivanka Trump Slated to Attend Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony

Last month, the International Olympic Committee and the two Koreas reached an agreement over North Korea's participation in the PyeongChang Olympics , wh...


Syrian civilians killed in new wave of air strikes

Al Jazeera's Osama Bin Javaid reports. The Fetullah Terrorist Organization or FETO is the group behind the July 15, 2016 defeated coup in Turkey, while the PY...


B-52 Drops Record-Breaking Payload During Strikes on Taliban

The U.S. Air Force has released footage of a B-52 bomber dropping a large payload onto a Taliban training camp in Afghanistan. Gen. James Hecker, commander ...


Syrian Pro-Regime Forces Attack Prompts Coalition Defensive Strikes

The U.S. -led coalition did not say whether any pro-Syrian fighters were killed in the retaliatory strike. No U.S. personnel were injured in the attack by the...


US Senate leaders reach long-term, bipartisan budget deal to avert shutdown

Republicans had been scrambling to pass the stopgap measure through the House because they can't count on support from Democrats - who feel stymied by inac...


Army to confront any Israeli encroachments on the border

Aoun, Hariri and Berri agreed "at various regional and worldwide levels to prevent Israel from building the cement wall. and from the possibility of infringing ...


Koreans Hurt in Taiwan Quake

A total of 116 people were evacuated from Marshal Hotel in Hualien City, a 11-story building whose first-to-third floors were crushed, firefighters said. Pr...


Mattis Lists Budget Priorities, Warns Against Another Stopgap

During the hearing, Mattis said the National Defense Strategy and the Nuclear Posture Review were crafted on the "assumption that timely and efficient fun...


European Union revises up 2018 growth forecast for eurozone

Official data last week showed that growth in the euro zone shot up in 2017 to 2.5%, with unemployment now at a nine-year low. A global economic acceleration ...


Trump weighs in on stock market turbulence

But Trump's economy-focused, campaign-style remarks on Monday ignored the beating the stock market has taken in the last two days of trading - including while...


International Olympic Committee actions on Russian Federation defended by president Bach

BC-OLY-Russian Doping-CAS, 5th Ld-Writethru, 50932 Russians appeal to CAS seeking Olympic spotsAP Photo TKTT101, TKTT102, TKTT103, TKTT104Eds: Updates with WADA...


Las Vegas dad arrested in baby daughter's death

Officers were talking to family members outside the home when the man came out the front door, pulled a handgun from his bathrobe and pointed it at police. Thre...


Deadly airstrikes pummel Syria's besieged Eastern Ghouta

A USA official said that "using military force is something that is still considered" and that President Donald Trump had not ruled out the kind of cruise missi...


Dying toll rises amid relentless Syrian air raids: 10 killed

The Observatory says 16 people were killed while the activist-run Ghouta Media Center put the toll at 17 dead. The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemica...


North Korea Requests 'Forbidden Fuel' From South Korea

In meetings with government leaders, military officials and U.S. service members, he said he wants to make sure the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics do not distr...


ECJ asked to rule on Britons' EU citizenship

The lobby group, the five Britons, and the Commercial Anglo Dutch Society were the named claimants in the case which was funded and supported by Jolyon Maugham,...


Davidson County Sheriff's Deputy Accused Of Robbing A Bank

Grice said Athey was terminated immediately after he carried out the crime. Jeff Athey, 51, was a deputy for the Davidson County Sheriff's Office before being...