Saturday May 27-th, 2017

Friday forecast: Storms likely this morning, slight chance this afternoon Friday forecast: Storms likely this morning, slight chance this afternoon

Most of those will be in the afternoon, but depending on how things play out overnight, there may be a weakening cluster of storms that arrives during the morning commute. Expect storms to favor the higher terrain with the possibility of storms rolli...

Sunny skies, 90-degree temps on tap for Charleston's weekend Sunny skies, 90-degree temps on tap for Charleston's weekend

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY: Showers and t-storms will move through during the early morning hours Saturday and the heaviest of the activity will move out during the morning hours. South wind around 8 miles per hour. Southeast wind 3 to 8 miles per hour. ...

James Harrison welcomes open National Football League investigation, calls Roger Goodell a 'crook'

The Steelers veteran said after Thursday night's preseason game that he'd like to have his August 30 meeting with Roger Goodell aired live on TV so "ya'll can see whatever evidence it is they say they got". Harrison said he will continue to follow t...

Isis video appears to show children killing captives Isis video appears to show children killing captives

Then, the five boys raised their guns to the air after they shout "Allah Akbar" before shooting the back of the head of the five Kurdish soldiers. A photo posted in August 2014 to Twitter from an ISIS stronghold showed a 7-year-old boy holding ...

Police say body found along river likely missing SMU officer Police say body found along river likely missing SMU officer

A body found Wednesday afternoon along the Trinity River near downtown Dallas that is believed to be that of a missing SMU officer. As of now the official identity of the body has not been determined although officers covered it in an American flag...

Gaston forecast to become a hurricane in Atlantic

The storm has not formed a well-defined circulation center , which makes forecasting the intensity and direction system hard, forecasters reported . The probability heightens over the next five days to 70 percent. Tropical Storm Gaston has form...

Altaf Hussain's posters removed from Nine Zero, adjoining areas Altaf Hussain's posters removed from Nine Zero, adjoining areas

Aamir Liaquat were arrested afterwards. The posters of the self-exiled leader were taken down a day after party leadership in Karachi distanced itself from Hussain's earlier anti-Pakistan comments and chose to strip him of organisational powers f...

Zika spread through sex by man with no symptoms

The agency's move to expand its previous guideline for blood screening comes after Florida officials on Tuesday announced the first case of Zika transmitted by mosquitoes in Pinellas County, some 265 miles from Miami, where the first locally transmit...

Libertarian Johnson and running mate seek support in Maine Libertarian Johnson and running mate seek support in Maine

Being a Republican in a state where it's two-to-one Democrat, he lowered taxes, cut wasteful spending, built new roads and schools, balanced budgets, and protected our sacred Constitutional rights. "You can help overhaul that old rusted machinery in ...

American U of Afghanistan Plans to Reopen American U of Afghanistan Plans to Reopen

Seven students, three policemen, an equal number of security agents and the three assailants were among the dead, the police chief, Abdul Rahman Rahimi, told the press. But Wednesday's attack could set back those hard-won gains, some observers fear. ...

India's future incomplete without peaceful Kashmir: Rajnath India's future incomplete without peaceful Kashmir: Rajnath

The Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh, on Thursday announced that the government would come up with an alternative to pellet guns within the next few days. Rajnath Singh and Mehbooba Mufti interact with media during a press conference in Srinaga...

Singapore shrouded in smog as haze returns to SE Asia Singapore shrouded in smog as haze returns to SE Asia

Greenpeace said, according to its satellite information, there were 138 fires across Indonesia on Friday. "We are ready to assist Indonesia". "But there are has been no official request yet; the two bombardiers are ready to go". "If setting fires i...

Israeli troops kill unarmed Palestinian 'running towards' base

He reportedly didn't heed the soldiers' orders to halt and was shot. The Israeli soldiers "shot towards the suspect, resulting in his death", the spokesperson said. Since October 2015, Israeli troops and settlers have killed up to 223 Palestinians,...

Pakistan to play West Indies in day-night Test

With a waterlogged outfield limiting play to just 22 overs before lunch on the first day, when the West Indies reached 62 for two, the tourists missed out on the opportunity to complete a 3-0 series triumph and solidify their position as the number...

Turkey shells Kurdish militia in Syria Turkey shells Kurdish militia in Syria

Turkey's Foreign Ministry says U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has told his Turkish counterpart that Syrian Kurdish forces have started withdrawing east of the Euphrates River. Our forces are there. He said: "We have made it clear to Kurdish for...

Iran parliament pushes back on military for Russian base use

The Russian aircraft's presence in Hamedan was the first time since World War Two that a foreign power used an Iranian base for operations. But the Iranian regime said Russian Federation had been using the base for months and decided last week ...

Women allowed in inner sactum of Haji Ali dargah: HC Women allowed in inner sactum of Haji Ali dargah: HC

His Dargah was constructed at the same spot; and on Thursdays-Fridays, it is visited by large number of pilgrims of all religions from India and overseas for the saint's blessings. Two women, Zakia Soman and Noorjehan Niaz, had filed the plea chall...

Baby stroller recall issued for Safety 1st Step and Go product Baby stroller recall issued for Safety 1st Step and Go product

The problem is the tray-folding mechanism. The stroller has a step-to-open design that was sold in a variety of colors. It's received 30 reports of incidents . "Dorel Juvenile is committed to manufacturing products with the highest standards for...

Turkey: US says Syria Kurds are pulling back in north Syria Turkey: US says Syria Kurds are pulling back in north Syria

It was unclear Thursday whether Turkey-backed rebels who seized Jarablus Wednesday would move against IS-held towns of nearby Kurdish-controlled areas, including the town of Manbij, which Kurdish forces retook from IS earlier this month. "Turkey will...

In a first, US stamp to celebrate a Hindu holiday In a first, US stamp to celebrate a Hindu holiday

Previous year in September, Ranju Batra who is at the forefront of the Diwali Stamp Project, had updated PM Narendra Modi about the decade-long effort to get the USPS to issue a Diwali stamp when he visited NY. But, Christians, Jews, and Muslims aren...

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