Severe storms moving across Oklahoma Tuesday evening

Severe storms moving across Oklahoma Tuesday evening

Scattered showers and a few storms will continue tomorrow morning. Another chance of strong to severe thunderstorms will head this way Thursday. Those in the western part of middle Tennessee should expect the stronger storms to arrive between Noon and 3 p.m. Read More

Dutch in no rush to appoint new coach

The first came from an error by 17-year-old Matthijs De Ligt, Holland's youngest debutant since 1931, who misjudged a pass and allowed the striker to slot the ball past Jeroen Zoet . "This is a nightmare ", captain Robben told NOS. KNVB director Jean-Paul Decossaux had earlier said at a press conference that Koeman would be the type of candidate they were looking for. Read More

Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for Park

The scandal centers on Park's relationship with Choi Soon-sil, her lifelong friend and confidante. But now that she has lost her presidential immunity, she could be charged with abuse of power and coercion to bribery. The Constitutional Court decided on March 10 to remove Park from office. Ms Park had "concealed completely Choi's meddling in state affairs and denied it whenever suspicions over the act emerged and even criticised those who raised the suspicions", the ruling said. Read More

Chuck Berry was the true king of rock 'n' roll

Chuck Berry was the true king of rock 'n' roll

Mick Jagger, Ringo Starr and Bruce Springsteen have paid tribute to legendary rocker Chuck Berry. Lenny Kravitz said: "Hail Hail Chuck Berry!" None of us would have been here without you. A gifted guitar player, an awesome live performer, and a skilled songwriter whose music and lyrics captured the essence of 1950s teenage life. His lyrics shone above others and threw a odd light on the American dream. Read More

Erdogan Accuses Bulgaria of Unacceptable Pressure on Turks Before Elections

Erdogan Accuses Bulgaria of Unacceptable Pressure on Turks Before Elections

Bulgaria votes in parliamentary elections on Sunday. Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov said this was to "prevent any attempts by Turkey to influence an election ". More than 400,000 Bulgarian nationals live in Turkey, a lot of them Bulgarian Turks descended from Ottoman-era Turkish settlers in the Balkans. Turkey began European Union accession talks in 2005 but they have moved very slowly due to disagreements over Cyprus, human rights and other issues. Read More

Italian Prime Minister Says Rome Declaration 'Step Forward' for EU

Italian Prime Minister Says Rome Declaration 'Step Forward' for EU

The Rome Declaration that the leaders will sign proclaims that "Europe is our common future", according to a copy obtained by AFP. They also committed to boost EU's social dimension, and to make Europe stronger at global level through both existing partnerships and common security and defence. Read More

Keystone XL pipeline approval coming by Monday

Keystone XL pipeline approval coming by Monday

The Keystone XL pipeline moved one step closer to reality on Friday as U.S. President Donald Trump announced he had approved the "long overdue project". "This critical infrastructure project has been studied longer than any pipeline project in US history", said Jack Gerard, president and CEO of the American Petroleum Institute. Read More

May to avoid McGuinness funeral service

In what was viewed as a positive move as talks continue to try to restore Stormont, also present were DUP leader and former first minister Arlene Foster and her predecessor Peter Robinson. Philadelphia Congressman Brendan Boyle, whose father immigrated to America from Donegal, said: "It is with great sorrow that I learn of the passing of Martin McGuinness". Read More

Ryan McBride's death is a devastating loss

Ryan McBride's death is a devastating loss

The cause of McBride's death is unknown. Mourners applauded as tragic Derry City captain Ryan McBride was carried home by devastated team-mates last night. Derry City were due to play Limerick in a rescheduled SSE Airtricity Premier League match but that game is now expected to be cancelled. McBride's death is the second tragedy to strike the Cherrystripes in a year. Read More

Fla. Prosecutor Says She Won't Pursue Death Penalty in Murder Cases

Rick Scott issued an executive order Thursday to remove a state prosecutor assigned to the case of an accused cop killer because she refused to seek the death penalty. Orange County sheriff's Deputy Norman Lewis died in a crash while responding to the manhunt. Florida Gov. Rick Scott is also against Ayala's decision. Read More

German Chancellor and Japan's PM defend free trade

German Chancellor and Japan's PM defend free trade

He said "it promises to be a historic year between Japan and the European Union". "Going forward, Japan and the EU and the USA should, hand in hand, work to maintain and reinforce the free and open worldwide order, and today I wish to reaffirm that resolve, together with the presidents Tusk and Juncker", said Abe, standing alongside Junker and EU Council President Donald Tusk. Read More

Paris airport attacker 'was on drugs'

Belgacem was shot dead by two other soldiers at the scene. Then, 90 minutes later, he attacked the military patrol at Orly, causing panic and the shutdown of the French capital's second-biggest airport. The soldiers at Orly were part of Operation Sentinel - involving thousands of soldiers deployed to provide back-up to the police after the Charlie Hebdo attack in January 2015 and the Paris attacks of November 2015 . Read More

Turtle which needed surgery to remove a bellyful of coins has died

Turtle which needed surgery to remove a bellyful of coins has died

A sea turtle named, Om Sin , which translates to "Piggy Bank", passed away on March 21 at 10:10 AM, after she became ill with a "serious intestinal volvulus and strangulation" [in other words, an intestinal infection], her doctor, Veterinarian, Nantarika Chansue confirmed in an emotional Facebook post . Read More

President Trump not backing down from 'wiretap' charge

During an interview on Fox News Sunday, Spicer said it wasn't covered when officials briefed on the Russian involvement in the election came out and said there was "no involvement to their knowledge between the Trump campaign and Russia". He said the mainstream media holds on to the narrative that there was contact between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation because they realize "it clearly gets them some kind of coverage of ratings. Read More

Passenger plane crashes into runway in South Sudan, all 44 onboard dead

Passenger plane crashes into runway in South Sudan, all 44 onboard dead

When the plane crashed, its door flew open, which allowed the pilot and rescue crews to get everybody out, Youngule said. The plane was completely burned out except for the tail, which clearly displayed the insignia of local carrier South Supreme Airlines . Read More

Gas Prices In Pleasanton, Bay Area Jump 15 Cents Per Gallon

Gas Prices In Pleasanton, Bay Area Jump 15 Cents Per Gallon

Fort Collins- $2.17/g, down 0.9 cents per gallon from last week's $2.18/g. In Hub Territory's nine-county area this morning, gas prices ranged from $2.199 in Dawson County to $2.428 in Buffalo County, according to GasBuddy. Officials also say the current average gas price in IL is 6.2 cents higher than a month ago, and 32.1 cents higher than a year ago. No state is showing an average of below $2.00 a gallon Monday morning. Read More

Syrian forces bombard rebel positions on the outskirts of Damascus

The Observatory said rebel shells hit several nearby districts in Damascus, including Bab Touma, Rukn al-Din and the Abbasiyin area. Meanwhile, Syrian state TV and the Observatory reported that an airstrike in the country's north - said to be by the USA -led coalition, which has been targeting the IS group in Syria for more than two years - had killed at least seven people, including five members of the same family. Read More

Tillerson: Military action against North Korea 'option is on the table'

Past US administrations have considered military force because of North Korea's development of nuclear weapons, but the option has rarely been expressed so explicitly. He vowed in Tokyo on Thursday to press Beijing to rein in its neighbour but, speaking after meeting Japanese officials, offered no new details of his plan to defuse the threat posed by Pyongyang's recent ballistic missile tests . Read More

Syria Retaliates Against Israeli Airstrikes as Tensions Escalate

The Israel Defense Forces refused to comment on the reports . In a sign of Russia's displeasure with the strike, Moscow summoned Israel's ambassador to Russia, Gary Koren, less than 24 hours after it happened. "That's how we've acted and how we will continue to act...and everyone needs to take this into account". "We are fully determined and the evidence of that is that we are acting". Read More

Syrian rebels, families begin leaving Homs in deal with govt

Syrian rebels, families begin leaving Homs in deal with govt

Homs governor Talal Barazi told Reuters he expected around 1,500 people, including at least 400 fighters, to depart on Saturday for rebel-held areas northeast of Aleppo city. In an interview with Chinese TV station Phoenix last week, Mr Assad said deals brokered locally with rebels were " the real political solutions ". Read More

Sturgeon refuses to rule out wildcat independence vote

Sturgeon added the SNP was not seeking a referendum now, but rather "when the terms of Brexit [are] clear and before it is too late to choose an alternative path". "Let there be no doubt - Scotland will have its referendum and the people of this country will have their choice". The SNP claims Scots should be given another say on independence to stop the country being dragged out of the Brussels bloc "against its will". Read More

JCPenney to close two southwest Virginia stores

Penney said the store closures represent about 13-14 percent of its store portfolio, or less than 5 percent of total annual sales. The Midland store was remodeled in October 1976, and again in 1984, On Aug. The company announced in February it would be closing between 130 and 140 stores and two distribution centers. Most stores on the list of those closing will begin the liquidation process on April 17, J.C. Read More

US President Trump To Announce Car Fuel Efficiency Reset In Michigan

US President Trump To Announce Car Fuel Efficiency Reset In Michigan

Trump criticized the Obama administration for expediting its review of the standards, which was originally slated to be complete next year. If the EPA determines they are not appropriate, the agency will submit a new proposal next year. Reuters reported on Monday the administration planned to announce the review on Wednesday as Trump heads to MI, home of the us auto industry. "The fuel economy standards are the single biggest step the Obama administration took to reduce greenhouse gas ... Read More

Venezuela stays alive, slips past Italy in playoff

Venezuela stays alive, slips past Italy in playoff

One night after getting a late reprieve from WBC officials, Venezuela moved on to face the United States in the Pool F opener for both teams Wednesday in San Diego. The World Baseball Classic erupted in controversy on Monday after Mexico were eliminated from the competition after an unsuccessful protest over a rules mix-up. Read More

Rahul calls for structural changes in Congress

Rahul calls for structural changes in Congress

Dikho, besides the posts of parliamentary secretaries to three other MLAs. Riddled with identity and factional politics to establish their supremacy, election result from 5 states has taught bickering Karnataka BJP leaders a valid lesson that the High Command and its choice is supreme. Read More