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Rain showers likely today with risky wind gusts Friday

Rain showers likely today with risky wind gusts Friday

Travel could be impacted, especially high-profile vehicles. A High Wind Warning is in effect for the counties of Northwest North Carolina and Southwest Virginia from now until Saturday morning. As with all outage situations, Dominion will give high priority to restoring power to critical infrastructure/public facilities such as hospitals, fire and police stations, and water treatment facilities. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kelly: I Left DHS (For White House) Because 'God Punished Me'

Kelly: I Left DHS (For White House) Because 'God Punished Me'

The comment came at a celebration for DHS's 15th anniversary and was preceded by Kelly rolling his eyes like a surly teen when he alluded to the drama that surrounds him in the West Wing. Trump talks with John Kelly while he was still the homeland security secretary. Kelly has been under increased public scrutiny after one of his top aides, staff secretary Rob Porter , resigned over spousal abuse allegations that held up his security clearance. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mountain West smart to gauge Gonzaga's interest in conference expansion

Mountain West smart to gauge Gonzaga's interest in conference expansion

The Zags reached the NCAA title game a year ago, losing to North Carolina. If the Mountain West added two more perennial basketball powerhouses then they could become a West Coast version of the AAC or a smaller-scale Big East. No. 11 Wichita State made a similar move previous year, leaving the Missouri Valley for the American Athletic. But in today's college sports landscape, it appears programs from the Group of Five are running out of opportunities to jump ship for Power Five pastures. Consulte Mais Informação

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Successive governments 'failed to protect child migrants sent overseas from sex abuse'

Successive governments 'failed to protect child migrants sent overseas from sex abuse'

More than 100,000 poor children were sent to then-British colonies including Australia, New Zealand and Canada starting in the 19th century. The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse found that successive United Kingdom governments, which played a "central role" in the policy, "failed to ensure that there were in place sufficient measures to protect children from sexual abuse". Consulte Mais Informação

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Reps Pass Vote Of No Confidence On Fayemi, Bwari

Reps Pass Vote Of No Confidence On Fayemi, Bwari

The House of Representatives on Thursday passed a vote of no confidence on the two ministers manning the ministry of mines and steel development, Kayode Fayemi and Abubakar Bawa Bwari respectively. Dogara, with the aim of reviving Nigeria's economy. Some of the lawmakers who spoke afterwards expressed anger and frustration that the government officials "are crossing the line". Consulte Mais Informação

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Russian trolls shared some truly bad climate change memes

Russian trolls shared some truly bad climate change memes

Lamar Smith , R-Texas, said in a statement . House Republicans released a report Thursday that paints pro-environmental Facebook and Twitter users as dupes of Russian social media propaganda and political discord campaigns. "U.S. energy exports to European countries are increasing, which means they will have less reason to rely upon Russian Federation for their energy needs". Consulte Mais Informação

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Vladimir Putin boasts of new 'invincible' missile with unlimited range

Vladimir Putin boasts of new 'invincible' missile with unlimited range

White countered that the need for low-yield nuclear weapons "is because of numerous things Russian Federation has done", but added that US missile defense plans have never been about Moscow. Praising the missile's range as "practically unlimited" and its flight pattern as "unpredictable", Putin confirmed that Russian Federation successfully launched the weapon at a testing ground. Consulte Mais Informação

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Prefeito é amarrado e humilhado por não cumprir promessas de campanha

Prefeito é amarrado e humilhado por não cumprir promessas de campanha

Javier Delgado foi capturado por moradores e teve os pés presos em uma armadilha de madeira, onde ficou amarrado por quase uma hora, rodeado de cachorros. "Tenho os vídeos em que me pedem desculpas em público". "Sinto uma profunda tristeza quando vejo que a população está desinformada", afirma. O prefeito estava na comunidade de San José, próximo a cidade de San Buenaventura, para inaugurar um galpão construído pela prefeitura quando foi surpreendido pela população. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lacoste troca seu icônico logo de jacaré por uma boa causa

Lacoste troca seu icônico logo de jacaré por uma boa causa

Eles saem de cena para que 10 espécies ameaçadas de extinção possam estampar as pólos, em uma ação pensada em conjunto com a International Union for Conservation of Nature , uma das maiores organizações de conservação ambiental do mundo. O número de camisas disponíveis para venda corresponde ao número de animais de cada espécie que ainda restam na natureza. Estes polos da Lacoste estão disponíveis por 150 euros na loja online da marca em alguns mercados. Consulte Mais Informação

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CL, EXO & Martin Garrix Perform at Winter Olympics 2018 Closing Ceremony!

CL, EXO & Martin Garrix Perform at Winter Olympics 2018 Closing Ceremony!

Tied at 5-5 against a Swedish team also seeking a first gold , Shuster played the shot of his life to score a rare five-pointer in the eighth end of the Olympic final to spur the USA to an eventual 10-7 triumph. Russian athletes marched into the closing ceremony under a neutral flag after a ban on Russia's Olympic Committee was upheld following a mass doping scandal. Consulte Mais Informação

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