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Crash shuts down portion of Interstate 81 in Schuylkill County

Crash shuts down portion of Interstate 81 in Schuylkill County

Traffic is backed up for several miles in the area. Both lanes were closed around 7:30 p.m. because of an accident. Eastern PA Weather Authority 's Bobby Martrich on Twitter called them "insane snowfall rates". At 7:45 p.m., the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said only the westbound lanes had reopened. The crash was reported at mile marker 41.3 near the Krumsville exit. Consulte Mais Informação

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Australia's PM meets deputy to fix sex-scandal split

Australia's PM meets deputy to fix sex-scandal split

A source with knowledge of the talks told Reuters that the pair met for an hour on Saturday and agreed to move on from a public spat over Joyce's extra-marital affair with his former press secretary, who is now pregnant. "That is absolutely not the case", Senator Cormann told Sky News on Friday. Mr Morrison played down the extraordinary gulf between Mr Turnbull and Mr Joyce and tried to reassure Australians that "despite the strength of those words, that the Coalition is strong". Consulte Mais Informação

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Kosovo, Montenegro Announce Deal To Settle Border Disputes

Kosovo, Montenegro Announce Deal To Settle Border Disputes

Montenegro already has ratified the agreement. During the meeting with the Head of the EU Office in Kosovo , Nataliya Apostolova and Quint Ambassadors, Kosovo leaders have pledged that their MPs in Parliament will vote for ratification of the Agreement, The move came after Kosovo and Montenegro reached a new Agreement on Friday on revising current deal if new evidence emerges on potential mistakes during the delineation of border process. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hot Wheels Augmoto puts AR lightning, missiles in your race

Hot Wheels Augmoto puts AR lightning, missiles in your race

The cars can be set to a variety of speeds (we were at speed 3 of 10), and the app includes a turbo boost function just like the game. Each charge is good for about 40 laps of racing. The games are very simple, usually asking the player to perform simple tasks like tapping the screen to put a fire out. There's also a section of the course where it narrows down to one lane - should both cars approach at the same time, one will be knocked off. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan court hands down four death sentences in child murder case

Pakistan court hands down four death sentences in child murder case

Her death brought rampaging mobs onto the streets in search of her killer. A Pakistani serial killer convicted of rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl Zainab Ansari has been sentenced to death, prosecutors say. Her body was found in a garbage bin on Jan 9. "We agree with the judge's verdict, but we still demand that he [Imran Ali] should be hanged in public... Consulte Mais Informação

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Corpo Bombeiros encontra um dos corpos desaparecido no Tarumã

Corpo Bombeiros encontra um dos corpos desaparecido no Tarumã

Uma pessoa conseguiu nadar até a margem do rio e acionou socorro. Os outros três homens identificados apenas como Jardel, Márcio e Cristiano, não sabiam nadar e acabaram desaparecendo. Seu nome ainda não foi divulgado. As buscas pelas três pessoas desaparecidas após o ataque, começaram por volta das 8 horas da manhã deste sábado e deve se estender até o início da noite. Consulte Mais Informação

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Prominent Republican Donor Issues Ultimatum on Assault Weapons

Prominent Republican Donor Issues Ultimatum on Assault Weapons

Hoffman has continued to donate heavily to other Republicans. Republican leaders have shown little interest in new gun legislation, following the February 14 attack at a Parkland, Florida, high school, according to the Times . Al Hoffman Jr ., a leading donor to former President George W. Bush and Congressional Republicans, has vowed to halt all donations to the party unless leaders pass legislation to restrict access to guns and ban assault weapons, the publication said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mexico hit by major 7.2 magnitude natural disaster

Mexico hit by major 7.2 magnitude natural disaster

The US Geological survey had earlier measured the quake at 7.5 magnitude on the Richter scale, but later lowered it to 7.2 and said that the quake was at a depth of about 24 kilometers, reported the Associated Press. Crowds spilled out onto the streets of Mexico City , where residents were still jittery after a devastating quake in September killed 369 people in the country's central region. Consulte Mais Informação

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VP Pence traveling to Texas, will visit San Antonio, McAllen on Friday

VP Pence traveling to Texas, will visit San Antonio, McAllen on Friday

Vice President Mike Pence arrives in McAllen on Friday joined by his wife Karen Pence and U.S. Senator Ted Cruz, at right. Prior to arriving in the Valley Friday afternoon, Pence was in San Antonio providing keynote remarks at a fundraiser for Trump Victory, an organization that benefits President Donald Trump's re-election and the Republican National Committee. Consulte Mais Informação

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Choi powers to 1500m short track gold

Choi powers to 1500m short track gold

The world-record holder posted 2 minutes 24.948 seconds on Saturday to finish ahead of China's Li Jinyu in second and Canada's Kim Boutin in third. This was the first Olympic medal of any color for Choi, a two-time world overall champion who previously lost a would-be silver in the 500m on an impeding penalty. Consulte Mais Informação

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Protests in Gujarat after Dalit activist, who set himself on fire, dies

Protests in Gujarat after Dalit activist, who set himself on fire, dies

Dalit leader and Independent MLA Jignesh Mevani and Leader of the Opposition Paresh Dhanani met Vankars kin at the Gandhinagar civil hospital. Hundreds of Dalit protesters gathered outside the hospital to support the family which was demanding the setting up of a Special Investigation Team to probe the matter and re-granting of land which had been allotted to Dalits across the state but whose ownership titles had not been regularised. Consulte Mais Informação

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Monastery in Tibet catches fire

Monastery in Tibet catches fire

The incident occurred during the Losar festival, which celebrates the first day of the lunisolar Tibetan calendar. The report said the blaze was extinguished and there were no casualties. Footage believed to have been posted on Twitter by United States government-backed Radio Free Asia shows the upper part of the temple engulfed in red flames, and water being sprayed from a distance. Consulte Mais Informação

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Maharashtra has massive plans for Magnetic Maharashtra Summit

Maharashtra has massive plans for Magnetic Maharashtra Summit

The Magnetic Maharashtra summit, officially called "Magnetic Maharashtra: Convergence 2018" is expected to see attendance of over 150 global CEOs as well as business tycoons from India. Informing about the PMs itinerary, the state unit of the BJP said that Modi would lay the foundation stone of the new Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIA) in neighbouring Navi Mumbai at around 3pm. Consulte Mais Informação

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LS speaker Sumitra Mahajan to inaugurate CPA conference tomorrow

The 2-day conference will discuss subjects of "Parliament's role in the development agenda" and "Legislature and Judiciary". "The 6th conference of CPA India Region is likely to be attended by about 100 delegates". The makers of our Constitution were aware of the risks that our democratic polity might face when an organ wielded too much power. The CPA has 180 branches formed in legislatures of Commonwealth countries enjoying parliamentary democracy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ice hockey: South Korean men fall to Czechs on Games debut

Ice hockey: South Korean men fall to Czechs on Games debut

After it was over, the players lined up at center ice and bowed to the crowd, first to the end containing the cheerleaders, then to the other end, filled mostly with South Korean fans. But the men's team was never integrated, and includes only athletes from South Korea plus half a dozen Canadians who have been playing hockey in the country for years and become South Korean citizens. Consulte Mais Informação

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Why EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Had to Beef Up His Security

Why EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Had to Beef Up His Security

The EPA is committed to an evaluation process that "is thoughtful, transparent and collaborative with other agencies and the public", Pruitt said last June. "We felt that based on the recommendation from the team leader, the special agent in charge, that it would be better suited to have him in business or first class, away from close proximity from those individuals who were approaching him and being extremely rude, using profanities and potential for altercations and so forth", Henry ... Consulte Mais Informação

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