• Heavy Rain Likely This Weekend, Flooding Possible
Heavy Rain Likely This Weekend, Flooding Possible

The rain will pick up between 9 PM and 11 PM around Huntsville, Madison, Decatur, Athens, Florence, Guntersville, and Fort Payne, as well as the rest of Madison, Limestone, Lauderdale, Marshall, and Dekalb counties. This will depend on where exactly some of the heavier rain bands set up. "Many rivers and streams are still running at elevated leve...

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  • Senate and House pass massive budget agreement ending government shutdown
Senate and House pass massive budget agreement ending government shutdown

The bill was expected to pass, but vote counts remained unclear Friday morning. I can't.in good faith, just look the other way because my party is now complicit in the deficits. Rand Paul was in the news for a scuffle, it involved a neighbor who's admitted tackling him in his yard over a lawn dispute. House GOP leaders Ryan, Majority Leader Kevi...

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  • Puerto Rico wins back-to back Caribbean Series titles
Puerto Rico wins back-to back Caribbean Series titles

If the U-S House goes along with the U-S Senate's budget deal it will make a big difference in our viewing area. Last week, the Massachusetts Senate passed a supplemental budget that includes $15 million for school districts educating students from Puerto Rico and the U.S.

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  • Trump Meets FBI Director Friday to Discuss Release of Democratic Memo
Trump Meets FBI Director Friday to Discuss Release of Democratic Memo

But congressional Democrats and Republicans, including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Rep. Trey Gowdy of SC, who helped draft the GOP memo , have said it shouldn't be used to undermine the special counsel. "The truth is that they (Democrats) are covering up that Hillary Clinton colluded with the Russians to get dirt on Trump to feed it to the FBI t...

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  • Conman who lied about family's tower block death jailed for 21 months
Conman who lied about family's tower block death jailed for 21 months

Nguyen was born in Vietnam, has been in the United Kingdom since the 1980s, is not a British citizen and has 17 aliases. He has already spent seven months in custody, meaning he could be released in mid-May. "The last time I saw my son and wife was on the 12th floor", he said during an interview. But he was tripped up when it was revealed there w...

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  • Karnataka BJP chief Yeddyurappa calls Rahul Gandhi an 'Election Hindu'
Karnataka BJP chief Yeddyurappa calls Rahul Gandhi an 'Election Hindu'

Briefing about party's parliamentary meet, according to a leading daily, BJP minister Ananth Kumar said that their party president Amit Shah said Rahul Gandhi's style of politics is undemocratic and therefore he tries to make such kind of disruptions during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech.

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  • Larry Nassar Victim Speaks Out Again - Has Major Question About Former Coach
Larry Nassar Victim Speaks Out Again - Has Major Question About Former Coach

Daily catcalling, whistling, looking people up-and-down and other, similar behaviors have led men - and especially authoritative figures - to believe they are entitled to do whatever they please to other humans. They apparently did not talk much. Strampel, who supported Nassar after the Indianapolis Star broke news of the former USA Gymnastic...

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  • Pggm Investments Raised Its Equity Residential Sh Ben Int (EQR) Position
Pggm Investments Raised Its Equity Residential Sh Ben Int (EQR) Position

Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSTK)'s latest quote $53.95 $-1.6 -3.92% will find technical support in $52.3 a share and a breakdown below this region would be a significantly bearish signal for Overstock.com, Inc. Richard C Young & Limited reported 87,150 shares. Caprock Gp Inc accumulated 32,804 shares or 0.08% of the stock. Oppenheimer maintained L...

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  • Trump Signs 2-Year Spending Pact
Trump Signs 2-Year Spending Pact

Lawmakers will also need to vote on a short-term spending bill to avert a shutdown while a longer-term bill that would keep the government funded through the end of the fiscal year in September. House Democratic leaders opposed the measure - arguing it should resolve the plight of Dreamers - but not with all their might. Such debt limit v...

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  • Michael Porter Jr.: Still not practicing, hopes to return
Michael Porter Jr.: Still not practicing, hopes to return

Porter. told reporters in Columbia on Friday that he is not anxious about damaging his National Basketball Association draft stock by either showing rust or aggravating his back injury. That's what I would love to hear. Porter came to Mizzou as the top recruit out of high school. The Tigers are 16-8 overall and 6-5 in the SEC entering Saturday's ga...

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  • Winter Olympics kicks off with historic handshake
Winter Olympics kicks off with historic handshake

She is due to have a sit-down luncheon tomorrow with President Moon along with the rest of the North Korean delegation - including the man sat next to her Kim Yong-nam. The South Korean media, meanwhile, have floated the possibility that the delegation may deliver a personal letter or message to Moon from Kim Jong Un himself.

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  • Bernardeschi, Higuain put Juventus top amid VAR fiasco
Bernardeschi, Higuain put Juventus top amid VAR fiasco

Federico Bernardeschi scored against his old club and Gianluigi Buffon made his 500th league appearance for the Turin side but it was all overshadowed by the latest episode involving VAR. Higuain - the scorer of a hat-trick last weekend - sealed the win four minutes from time with his 14th Serie A goal this season and 50th for Juventus .

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  • Ryan believes he has the House votes to pass bipartisan budget deal
Ryan believes he has the House votes to pass bipartisan budget deal

Pelosi for her part is not whipping her fellow Democrats in the House to vote against the bill, saying at her own news conference earlier, "I am just telling people why I am voting the way I am voting". "I'm going to take everything she says at face value", said Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill. "That's something that's going to have long-term implicatio...

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  • Timing, totals for incoming winter storm
Timing, totals for incoming winter storm

The skies won't look that pretty either - strap in for a cloudy February day! North wind around 6 miles per hour. "And it is not just one night, it is going to go through the weekend". Friday: A 70 percent chance of snow, mainly before 1 p.m., high near 18. "Accumulations are forecast to range from 6 inches or more across much of New England...

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  • Francis Wilkinson: Why Pelosi is rolling the dice for 'Dreamers'
Francis Wilkinson: Why Pelosi is rolling the dice for 'Dreamers'

The DACA program is set to expire March 5, at which point 700,000 undocumented people who were brought to the country as children will lose their ability to live and work in the United States. "Those are the privileges for one of the two party leaders". Republican supporters were not as enamoured with Pelosi's actions. By taking a stand, it s...

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  • Abe meets Moon in S.Korea
Abe meets Moon in S.Korea

Pence is leading the USA delegation to the opening ceremonies, where he has worked to pour cold water on warming ties between the two Koreas. North Korea has asked that the South refuel the Mangyongbong-92, which has been anchored at the South Korean eastern port of Mukho since Tuesday after transporting its art troupe to the South.

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  • Trump meets with FBI, Justice officials on Democratic intelligence memo
Trump meets with FBI, Justice officials on Democratic intelligence memo

Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee had initially opposed the release of the Democratic memo, even as they voted to release the Republican-crafted memo. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., a former prosecutor and member of the House intelligence panel who helped advise staff on the GOP memo . Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), the ranking Democrat on th...

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  • Upper Midwest, parts of Northeast prepare for another big winter storm
Upper Midwest, parts of Northeast prepare for another big winter storm

In Chicago , where snow was falling as fast as an inch per hour during the morning commute, schools were shut down. Heavy snow continues around dinner time and then will start tapering off overnight with temperatures dropping down to mid teens.

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  • Jerusalem declaration is high point of my time in office
Jerusalem declaration is high point of my time in office

Others did not thank him for it, he added, but he described the move as an important promise he made and kept. " Did you know ahead of time that you would recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital during your first year in office? ". "Incredible pressure was imposed on them not to do it", Trump said. All of the other presidents failed to keep this ...

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  • Isaiah Thomas speaks out following Cavaliers-Lakers trade
Isaiah Thomas speaks out following Cavaliers-Lakers trade

They don't have their 2018 first-round pick, so they have no incentive to tank. "Definitely excited to put that on my body real soon here". That's nothing the old sheriff of Wade County can't fix. "Coach Lue called up a great play", James said. The Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly trading Larry Nance and Jordan Clarkson to the Cleveland C...

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  • Grading the trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers
Grading the trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers

The fastest way to lose LeBron is by playing scared and not taking risks. While the new-look Cavaliers have yet to play a minute together, one National Basketball Association analyst already is crowning the team the best team in the East.

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  • Unidentified intruder ejected from Olympic ceremony
Unidentified intruder ejected from Olympic ceremony

North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un is sending two competitors: his head of state, Kim Yong Nam and, more significantly, his sister, Kim Yo Jong , the first vice director of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party. Hundreds of anti-North Korea protesters scuffled with riot police not far from the main stadium before the opening ceremony ...

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  • SEC commish stands against proposed MS law allowing guns on campuses
SEC commish stands against proposed MS law allowing guns on campuses

But Judiciary B Committee Chairman Andy Gipson says the rule is clear. But universities say guns in stadiums could lead to opponents refusing to play in MS and guns in dormitories could alarm parents. If HB 1083 is adopted to permit weapons in college sports venues, it is likely that competitors will decline opportunities to play in Oxford and ...

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  • U.S. politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour speech
U.S. politician Nancy Pelosi sets record with eight-hour speech

Cupp: Unfiltered, the Ohio Congressman - who ran unsuccessfully to replace Pelosi in the House - offered little indication that his views on the minority leader have significantly changed. Ryan could potentially have to rely on half of the House Democrats voting for the plan in order for it to pass. That was a tacit acknowledgment that there will b...

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  • Court orders arrest of Innoson boss in suit involving GTB
Court orders arrest of Innoson boss in suit involving GTB

More so a motion that the court recuse or disqualify itself from further conduct of the proceedings; and a motion that EFCC can not be heard in any application until it withdraws the charge given a pending motion against it praying that it be restrained from filing any charge in respect of the same subject matter of the charge that was struck out u...

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