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SPC Mar 25, 2017 Day 4-8 Severe Weather Outlook

Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 0242 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017 Valid 241200Z - 251200Z ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER AREA FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN NEW MEXICO...WEST AND N...

UPDATE: Cops urged to prioritise personal safety after corporal’s murder

The identity of the policeman who was shot and killed by gunmen in Clarendon last evening has been released. He is 37-year-old Corporal Kevin McLean, of Coleyville district, Manchester. McLean was as...

Jamaican police officer killed while trying to stop robbery

The identity of the policeman who was shot and killed by gunmen in Clarendon last evening has been released. He is 37-year-old Corporal Kevin McLean, of Coleyville district, Manchester. McLean was as...

Divided GOP makes dismantling ObamaCare little more than campaign promise

The House is expected to vote on the proposed Obamacare replacement bill on Friday, after a vote on Thursday stalled and President Donald Trump issued an ultimatum to House leaders. The President had...

Watch live: Paul Ryan’s presser announcing cancellation of health bill vote

With his presidency off course, the political maverick confronts the difficult tasks of compromise and consensus-building. By Dan BalzThe Washington Post. Sixty-five days do not ultimately define a p...

Cambodia rescues 11 endangered elephants

Phnom Penh - Eleven wild elephants, including a calf, were rescued from a mud-filled bomb crater in Cambodia on Saturday after being in the swampy waters for four days, an environmental official said...

Trump love in Huntington Beach: ‘Make America Great Again’ rally

An estimated 2,000 people people gathered in Huntington Beach Saturday for a "Make America Great Again" march and rally that turned violent. A female march organizer got cough in the middle of a figh...

London attacker had worked in Saudi Arabia teaching English

Before he killed four people on London's Westminster Bridge, jihadist Khalid Masood was known as a “violent psychopath” whose wife divorced him after just three months, British news reports said. Far...

London attacker’s ex-wife fled ‘psychopath’ husband after 3 months

Police investigating the Westminster attack have concluded that Khalid Masood acted entirely alone for reasons that may never be known. In the most detailed breakdown yet of events on Westminster Bri...

Sydney academic stopped from leaving China

An academic from the University of Technology Sydney has been prevented from leaving China, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has confirmed. Chongyi Feng, an associate professor in China st...

Here’s the easiest way Trump can get back to winning

Rep. Devin Nunes' surveillance disclosures have delivered a huge blow to the House Intelligence Committee's fragile bipartisanship. By Jessica Schulberg , Alana Horowitz Satlin. 5.8k. 370. WASHINGTON...

11 endangered wild elephants rescued from mud in Cambodia

Phnom Penh - Eleven wild elephants, including a calf, were rescued from a mud-filled bomb crater in Cambodia on Saturday after being in the swampy waters for four days, an environmental official said...

‘Wonderful’, fake London Tube tribute praised by MPs

It was a normal Wednesday, until my son rang to ask if I was all right; he had heard about something happening at Westminster on the news. The terrorist attack took place while I was in the House of ...

High-rise rescue after scaffolding collapse

KEY BISCAYNE, FLA. (WSVN) - Miami Fire Rescue's technical rescue team has saved a worker who was dangling from his harness after a scaffold collapsed in Key Biscayne. That worker was left dangling in...

Worker left dangling from building after scaffolding collapse released from hospital

A man dangling from the 12th floor of a Miami building has been rescued after scaffolding he was working on collapsed beneath him. The collapse, on the side of a Key Biscayne resort, left the worker ...

Crews rescue dangling man after scaffold collapses in Florida – KBZK.com | Continuou...

Miami Fire Rescue lowered the man from the exterior of the building after a scaffolding rig collapsed. By Paul Scicchitano (Patch Staff) - March 24, 2017 5:44 pm ET. Dangling Worker Rescued From High...

Indian rivers recognised as ‘legal persons’

Earlier this month, legislation in New Zealand granted the Whanganui, the nation's longest navigable river, the same legal protections as a person. Similar to a legal trust, the river will be represe...

In Washington’s Daily Trump Wars, Devin Nunes Becomes a Human Shield

Trump associates Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, and Carter Page all sent letters to the House Intelligence Committee on Friday volunteering to be interviewed as part of the committee's investigation int...

SPC Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook

Day 2 Convective Outlook NWS Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 1240 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017 Valid 261200Z - 271200Z ...THERE IS AN ENHANCED RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

London attacks: More details emerge about Khalid Masood

LONDON - British police said Friday they had made further "significant" arrests over the Islamist-inspired terror attack on parliament, as they released the first picture of the home-grown killer who...