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At least 10 deaths from snow, ice and record cold in South

At least 10 deaths from snow, ice and record cold in South

Even the best drivers had trouble: Retired NASCAR champion Dale Earnhardt Jr. tweeted that he had just used his winch to help pull a auto out of a ditch when he himself drove off the road and into a tree in North Carolina . In the freezing Houston area, a homeless man was found dead behind a trash bin, apparently of exposure, while an 82-year-old woman with dementia succumbed to the cold after walking away from her home. Consulte Mais Informação

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Toll rises to 5 in Germany's strongest storm in 11 years

Toll rises to 5 in Germany's strongest storm in 11 years

Deutsche Bahn also had to cancel service for a number of long-distance trains on 18 January as a result of the storm. Flights at Amsterdam Schiphol airport were briefly suspended. One was killed by a falling tree in Zwolle and the other died in Enschede. Many domestic flights have also been cancelled. Dutch Twitter users have posted photos of trucks and trees blown over by the gales. Consulte Mais Informação

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Republicans move ahead with government shutdown vote

He said he would support a continuing resolution to keep the government funded for a few days, but that a longer term one - like the one in the House-passed proposal - he would have a hard time supporting. "We don't have a reliable partner at the White House to negotiate with", Sen. Earlier Thursday, Trump briefly upended the measure with an unexpected tweet: "CHIP should be part of a long term solution, not a 30 Day, or short term, extension!" Their support seemingly ensures that the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Arjun Kapoor wraps his tenth film, 'Sandeep Aur Pinki Farar'!

Arjun Kapoor wraps his tenth film, 'Sandeep Aur Pinki Farar'!

The film will see Arjun and Parineeti teaming up for the second time after their debut in 2012 with Ishaqzaade . It was directed by Habib Faisal. The power-packed twosome will be seen in Dibakar Banerjee's next. We are super excited to watch this pair create onscreen magic again. On Thursday, Arjun shared a photograph of himself along with Banerjee and his co-star Parineeti Chopra, from the film's set, on Instagram. Consulte Mais Informação

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USC holds off OR at Matthew Knight Arena

USC holds off OR at Matthew Knight Arena

USC, which broke an eight-game series losing streak to Utah on Sunday, had not won in Eugene since January 2, 2009. The Oregon Ducks (12-6) have lost two of their last three games including a 90-83 defeat against Arizona in which Elijah Brown scored 25 points in 7 of 11 shooting from the field and 5 of 5 from the free throw line. Consulte Mais Informação

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Clock running out for Congress to avert government shutdown

Clock running out for Congress to avert government shutdown

One such priority Democrats are hoping for includes a fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program, which the current administration began sunsetting for young immigrants in September. Trump previous year ended the program protecting them from deportation, but gave Congress until March 5 to weigh in on the issue. "Senator Schumer, do not shut down the federal government", the Wisconsin Republican said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Poll shows over 80 percent of Russians plan to vote in election

Poll shows over 80 percent of Russians plan to vote in election

Fifteen percent of those surveyed have not decided whether or not they will vote, with 3 percent saying they will " definitely " skip this election. The ratings for socialite Ksenia Sobchak of the Civil Initiative Party, Yabloko's Grigory Yavlinsky, and Party of Growth leader Boris Titov now have less than 1 percent, the Russian Public Opinion Research Center ( VTsIOM ) said. Consulte Mais Informação

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IMessage Contains A Bug That Can Freeze iOS Devices

IMessage Contains A Bug That Can Freeze iOS Devices

Abraham Masri found the bug , dubbed " chaiOS ", while trying to break the OS. The bug forces Apple devices to crash or restart. Now in beta testing, the sixth version of the software landed yesterday and does fix the issue. A blog post by the security blogger Graham Cluley shows that this site contains code that looks pretty insane, kind of like the scrolling walls of text from The Matrix, but in blue-and-white. Consulte Mais Informação

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Potential impact on Denver if Amazon were to bring 2nd headquarters here

Potential impact on Denver if Amazon were to bring 2nd headquarters here

The Seattle-based company set off fierce competition last fall when it announced that it was looking for a second home, promising 50,000 jobs and construction spending of more than $5 billion. The city's offering up a handful of options for where the actual headquarters may go . The El Paso Borderplex area is out of the running for Amazon's second headquarters, but economic development leaders who made bids for this region see a silver lining in the rejection. Consulte Mais Informação

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Student unions at Jadavpur University stage protest over Assembly bill

Student unions at Jadavpur University stage protest over Assembly bill

Vice Chancellor Prof Suranjan Das said, the defacement was very unfortunate and the Executive Council has already taken up the issue with the students and faculty. Among other demands made by the students were to keep the Union and not replace it by the students' council. Meanwhile, West Bengal Education and Higher Education minister Partha Chatterjee said, the government will not tolerate the defacement of a hoarding bearing the picture of the chief minister and ensure that strict action ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump accuses Democrats of holding immigration deal

Trump accuses Democrats of holding immigration deal

Graham, at the AEI event, also blasted sequestration and said the funding cuts have damaged the US military more than any foreign adversary. House Speaker Paul Ryan, on Wednesday, admonished Democrats for withholding their votes on a continuing resolution, calling it "baffling to me that Democrats would be willing to block funding for our military over unrelated issues". Consulte Mais Informação

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Natural disaster: 3.0 quake strikes southeast of San Jose

Natural disaster: 3.0 quake strikes southeast of San Jose

According to the USGS , the epicenter was nine miles from Morgan Hill, 11 miles from Alum Rock, 14 miles from San Jose and 90 miles from Sacramento. An agency map appears to place the quake in Dresden. Scott MacMaster, police chief in Richmond, told centralmaine.com that his department was inundated with calls from people expressing concern about a "rumble and boom", but nobody had reported damage. Consulte Mais Informação

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Teenager Pleads Not Guilty to Carrying out London Bomb Attack on Train

Teenager Pleads Not Guilty to Carrying out London Bomb Attack on Train

Iraqi Ahmed Hassan Mohammed Ali is charged with attempted murder and using the chemical compound TATP to cause an explosion that was likely to endanger life on September 15 a year ago. Clean-shaven Hassan appeared at the Old Bailey via videolink from high security Belmarsh prison in south east London, wearing a maroon crew neck jumper and with short dark hair. Consulte Mais Informação

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Krakow meeting of Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs ends

Krakow meeting of Azerbaijani, Armenian FMs ends

Petersburg, after the April War, during which Azerbaijan launched a large-scale attack on all fronts of the Artsakh-Azerbaijan border, known as the line of contact. The minister noted that during the meeting, the co-chairs proposed a number of creative ideas about the resolution of conflict. During the meetings, the parties and Co-Chairs exchanged views on core sensitive issues contained in the working proposals now on the table. Consulte Mais Informação

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May a lawyer publicly state that his client is insane?

May a lawyer publicly state that his client is insane?

NPR legal affairs correspondent Nina Totenberg reports. His lawyer, however, told the jury that there is, quote, "no way reasonably possible that you can listen to the evidence and not conclude that he committed this crime". And you're saying that the lawyer can say that doesn't matter. English believed he would forfeit his credibility with the jury if he helped McCoy mount a defense, credibility he would desperately need at the sentencing phase if he were to convince jurors to spare ... Consulte Mais Informação

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