Thursday June 22-nd, 2017

IL loses more residents in 2016 than any other state

This data was posted on December 20, 2016. That caused Illinois' overall population to decline by 37,508 people. Rounding out the top five states in the USA for population growth are Idaho, Florida and Washington. "States in the South and West cont...

Maine Elector Plans Defection From Hillary To Bernie Maine Elector Plans Defection From Hillary To Bernie

Each state gets as many electors as it has seats in Congress. Minnesota has 10 - two senators and eight members of the House of Representatives. Colorado went on to file all nine of its electoral ballots for Clinton because the elector who voted ...

Palestinians: 19-year-old Killed by Israeli Forces Near Ramallah

In reaction, a burgeoning movement to boycott, divest from and sanction Israel could grow stronger, and "you could see stronger European moves in global organizations and more European Parliaments recognizing a Palestinian state", Malka said .

Football Association to appeal FIFA fine over display of poppies

They were previously barred from playing Bolivia at the Estadio Nacional and before that had been fined 70,000 Swiss francs. Wales and Northern Ireland have also been fined over the same issues for their games against Serbia and Azerbaijan respecti...

Salvation Army drops mic on ESPN's Darren Rovell with great Twitter response

Not to worry now, right? Cowboys owner Jerry Jones jokingly took it a step further. No fine for Elliott should slow down the thousands of Salvation Army-related takes that were due to flood the internet today. St. Louis County partnered with The ...

Seven Hedge Fund Execs Arrested in Madoff-Like "Ponzi Scheme"

Six executives of Platinum Partners were accused in Brooklyn Federal Court of orchestrating a scheme in which they inflated the value of the hedge fund's assets while misleading investors about the fund's performance. Founded in 2003, Platinum Par...

Lorry ploughs into German market

The truck struck a market outside of the landmark Kaiser Wilhelm memorial church , an area near the Berlin Zoo and close to several shopping centers in Western Berlin . German police are saying this appears to be an attack though they have ...

Wind Chill Advisory continues… Likely school delays Monday morning Wind Chill Advisory continues… Likely school delays Monday morning

The wind chill values will be between minus 4 and minus 9. Winds are manageable SW 5-12 miles per hour. Overnight lows will bottom out into the 20s with wind chills across the north in the single digits early Sunday morning. Wind chills of 5 above to...

Panneerselvam to meet PM Modi today,will seek Bharat Ratna for Jayalalithaa

Panneerselvam told Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday. On December 13, a day after Cyclone Vardah wrecked havoc in the state, Panneerselvam had urged Modi to sanction Rs 1000 crore from the National Disaster Response Fund to the state for relie...

Fire Kills at Least 23 Horses at Kentucky Horse Training Center

Reed said one problem the employees had in trying to rescue the horses is that they would instinctively run back into the barn and they would have to be chased back out. About 50 horses in other barns at the center were unharmed. Reed estimated tha...

48 die after drinking bath essence in Russian Federation 48 die after drinking bath essence in Russian Federation

Anyway, every bottle of lotion was marked as potentially unsafe for internal use, but the warning was ignored. While local officials in Irkutsk introduced a state of emergency in a desperate bid to prevent more deaths, Russia's top investigative ag...

What's next for the Electoral College? What's next for the Electoral College?

Maryland's electors will gather Monday afternoon in Annapolis. Protesters demonstrate outside the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg before electors arrive to cast their votes. Democrat Hillary Clinton has won Vermont's three electoral votes. ...

Buses burnt amid Aleppo evacuation Buses burnt amid Aleppo evacuation

The deal marked a turning point in the country's civil war. "We expect to vote unanimously for this text tomorrow at 9 a.m.", (14:00 GMT) said US Ambassador Samantha Power. Rebel factions in Aleppo city released a statement on Sunday condemning...

Cold Weather Prompts Freeze And Frost Warnings Cold Weather Prompts Freeze And Frost Warnings

Winds were expected to be 15-20 miles per hour both ahead and behind the front, with a few gusts possible up to 35 miles per hour. Other areas in Middle Tennessee should also expect strong storms with a possibility of heavy rainfall. "The best bet is...

Rebalancing Oil Market with OPEC/Non-OPEC Deal Rebalancing Oil Market with OPEC/Non-OPEC Deal

Russian Federation and other non-OPEC producers plan to cut about half as much. The deal, which pledged to curb production by 558 thousand barrels a day, followed an agreement made two weeks earlier between OPEC members to slash 1.2 million barre...

Osweiler benched for Savage as Texans beat Jags 21-20

The Texans , who trailed for most of the game, took the lead with a late fourth-quarter touchdown run by Lamar Miller, who had 22 carries for 63 yards on the day. Entering the game, Osweiler had completed 59.7 percent of his passes for 2,656 yards w...

Russian Federation says Aleppo evacuation over, 'freed from fighters' Russian Federation says Aleppo evacuation over, 'freed from fighters'

The foreign minister of Turkey, a backer of the rebels, said he was in talks with his counterpart in Iran, a top ally of the Syrian government, to try to get the process back on track. The head of the UN-backed humanitarian taskforce for Syria, Jan E...

Egyptair crash: Explosives found in investigation

French authorities said there was no evidence the disaster was terror-related following an initial manslaughter investigation in June. An official investigative committee which made the discovery has referred the case to Egypt's state prosecution, ...

Lieutenant General Bipin Rawat named next Army Chief, superseding two senior officers

The appointment of Rawat, a counterinsurgency specialist, raised eyebrows among opposition parties because he was given the job ahead of two more senior candidates. The government on Saturday appointed Lt. Gen. Rawat as the new Army Chief and Air Mar...

Risky wind chills continue into Monday Risky wind chills continue into Monday

A few locations in the Saginaw Valley and the Thumb could approach wind chills of minus-15 degrees after midnight, according to the advisory. A Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect tonight through 10am on Monday . Wind chills will once again vi...

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