• Some 30 rough sleepers refused emergency shelter last night as temperatures plunged
Some 30 rough sleepers refused emergency shelter last night as temperatures plunged

If you spot someone sleeping rough in the cold conditions, there are a number of ways you can help. 'If you see someone rough sleeping on your way to work and you refer them to StreetLink that could make the difference between that person being found by one of our outreach teams and being brought inside or not - potentially saving their life'.

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  • White House reveals Jared Kushner will stay despite having security clearance downgraded
White House reveals Jared Kushner will stay despite having security clearance downgraded

Dogging the president is his regret at picking Kelly to replace former Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, with Trump admitting, "he was too impulsive to get Kelly". Throughout his general election campaign, Donald Trump argued that mishandling classified information was such a betrayal of the public's trust and security, any official who did so was...

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  • 11 sick after envelope opened at U.S. military base
11 sick after envelope opened at U.S. military base

Eight other military personnel members said they began to feel ill but were not hospitalized. The 11 people fell ill after the letter was opened in the Consolidated Administration Building, which is on base. "An envelope containing an unknown substance was received, today, aboard Joint Base Ft". "Several Marines are receiving medical care as a ...

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  • Aam Aadmi inaugurates New Elphinstone Foot-Over Bridge built by Indian army
Aam Aadmi inaugurates New Elphinstone Foot-Over Bridge built by Indian army

The Mumbai Railway has described these bridges as "A true tribute to those who lost their lives in the Elphinstone stampede a year ago, Railways instead of VVIPs has picked common people to inaugurate three FOBs today". Initially, the FOBs were scheduled to be completed by the January 31 deadline set by the state and the Centre, officials said. T...

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  • Colorado DACA recipients plan to renew status after Supreme Court decision
Colorado DACA recipients plan to renew status after Supreme Court decision

Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr Trump, who announced an end to the Obama-era Daca programme last autumn - criticised the appeals court. President Donald Trump set a deadline of March 5 for Congress to address the fate of hundreds of thousands of people brought to the US illegally as children, but the Supreme Court just gave everyone more time ....

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  • Manjhi quits NDA, will join grand alliance tomorrow
Manjhi quits NDA, will join grand alliance tomorrow

This move was on expected lines as Manjhi has been upset ever since arch rival and chief minister Nitish Kumar switched from RJD-Congress grand alliance to BJP. "We have left the NDA", HAM-S spokesperson Danish Rizwan said. Tejashwi claimed Manjhi was feeling suffocated in the NDA, he was being neglected and humiliated.

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  • Southside funeral homes offering opportunity to honor Rev. Billy Graham
Southside funeral homes offering opportunity to honor Rev. Billy Graham

The viewing was expected to last late into the night for the famed evangelist, who died Wednesday at age 99. Reverend William Franklin "Billy" Graham , Jr., born November 7, 1918 in Charlotte, North Carolina , devoted his life to spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ and serving others across the globe.

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  • Ramaphosa fires Zuma loyalists from cabinet
Ramaphosa fires Zuma loyalists from cabinet

Ramaphosa announced a total of 30 changes to minister and deputy minister positions after graft-tainted Zuma was forced to resign by the ruling ANC party earlier this month. Ramaphosa stamped his mark on the presidency with his choice of Nene, while David Mabuza, the current premier of Mpumalanga province, was controversially named as deputy pr...

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  • Lashkar terrorist gunned down in encounter with security forces in Kashmir's Bandipora
Lashkar terrorist gunned down in encounter with security forces in Kashmir's Bandipora

It was around 5 am when the militants hiding in the area started firing at the security forces. A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist was neutralised by the security forces in North Kashmir's Bandipora district in the wee hours of Thursday.

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  • Students threaten Patriot High teacher in Snapchat post
Students threaten Patriot High teacher in Snapchat post

Police said the person believed to have resent the threat here has been contacted and is cooperating with the investigation. Along with community partnerships, we provide our schools unique training and community resources to improve overall security/safety planning.

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  • Following guilty plea in Mueller probe, Rick Gates plans to visit Boston
Following guilty plea in Mueller probe, Rick Gates plans to visit Boston

Mueller investigates Russian collusion in the 2016 presidential election. A former top advisor to United States President Donald Trump's presidential campaign has pleaded guilty to charges brought against him in the Russian Federation investigation and has agreed to cooperate with the prosecutors.

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  • Italian restaurant Prezzo set to axe 100 sites according to reports
Italian restaurant Prezzo set to axe 100 sites according to reports

The Italian restaurant is shutting a third of its 300 stores in Britain and putting hundreds of jobs at risk. Prezzo, which is owned by private equity firm TPG capital, is said to be preparing to launch a Company Voluntary Agreement (CVA) in the coming days.

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  • Here's how Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale is tied to Russian Federation investigation
Here's how Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale is tied to Russian Federation investigation

Donald Trump has named digital specialist Brad Parscale as manager of his 2020 presidential re-election campaign in signal that the President could lean even more heavily on social media over the next three years. Trump's first campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski , was sacked after clashing with campaign chairman Paul Manafort . Howev...

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  • Meghalaya Polls: Voting begins for 59 seats
Meghalaya Polls: Voting begins for 59 seats

In 2013 Assembly polls, Meghalaya recorded almost 88 per cent of voters turnout . The chief minister cast his vote at the remote Chenkompara polling station in Ampati constituency in the afternoon, they said. The combined regional alliance comprising United Democratic Party, HSPDP and Garo National Council, also was gung-ho about electoral vict...

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  • Metro Detroit Weather: Even warmer Tuesday
Metro Detroit Weather: Even warmer Tuesday

Overnight winds will calm and with a clear sky, that is what will allow our temperatures to tumble. That system will move away early on Friday , so Friday will have clearing skies which will set us up for a dry but cool weekend. Overnight lows will fall in the mid-50s. There will also be a breeze making the air feel even colder. Sunshine ret...

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  • Sensex, Nifty edge lower as bank stocks fall
Sensex, Nifty edge lower as bank stocks fall

Mumbai: Stock exchange major BSE on Monday said it will waive transaction charges applicable on equity segment trade in S&P BSE Sensex 30 stocks with effect from March 12 next. The 30-scrip stocks which constitute the Sensex are Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors, IndusInd Bank, Larsen and Toubro, Axis Bank , Mahindra and Mahindra, Adani Ports and Ko...

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  • Cops arrest college hoops coach for domestic violence after game
Cops arrest college hoops coach for domestic violence after game

The alleged victim, whose name has not been released, made an emergency call shortly before 12:30 Sunday morning from a hotel in the 400 block of Sutter Street and accused Smith of abusing her, San Francisco police reported. "We have very few details at this time but will be gathering information and commencing an immediate review of the matter", a...

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  • Russian Federation blocks UN Security Council resolution on Yemen
Russian Federation blocks UN Security Council resolution on Yemen

The vote was 11 in favor, Russian Federation and Bolivia opposed, and China and Kazakhstan abstaining. Russian Federation has proposed a rival resolution that would simply extend the mandate of the regime for one year and not mention arm supply from any country.

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  • N.Korean delegation returns home after Winter Olympics
N.Korean delegation returns home after Winter Olympics

SEOUL/WASHINGTON-In the latest attempt to defuse the crisis over North Korea's weapons program, South Korea urged Washington and Pyongyang to give ground to allow for talks and U.S. A smiling Trump, wearing a Team USA hat and red snowsuit, chatted with members of her delegation and South Korea first lady Kim Jung-suk. "We understand that this...

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  • Turkish president Ergodan tells girl she'd be honored if martyred
Turkish president Ergodan tells girl she'd be honored if martyred

Predictably, the freakish statement prompted criticism online , with many accusing the Turkish president of promoting child deaths, which is all the more upsetting considering it comes just days after almost 200 children died in neighboring Syria , after a week of bombardment by the Syrian regime.

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  • 'Noah's Ark' gathers a million crop varieties
'Noah's Ark' gathers a million crop varieties

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault (also known as the doomsday vault ) has been in operation for ten years and serves as a way for countries to backup their agriculture by depositing seeds into the vault . Two years later, the regional seed bank sent back seeds that came from the plants that grew from the original seeds. The vault has the capacity...

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  • The diet that is best for your heart
The diet that is best for your heart

The Mediterranean diet "is widely reported as one of the healthiest models for preventing cardiovascular disease ", they note, whereas the vegetarian diet is much less well studied - particularly in regard to its potential to offer a heart-healthy alternative for people who are used to eating meat and fish.

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  • Patrick Brown out of Ontario PC leadership race
Patrick Brown out of Ontario PC leadership race

He said his situation also posed too much of a distraction from the party's push to replace the Liberal government with a "pragmatic, moderate, fiscally responsible alternative". Now, Brown is suing CTV over the reporting, which he calls "false, malicious, irresponsible and defamatory". He openly challenges the veracity of CTV's reporting on the or...

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  • 'I am so grateful to be here,' Parkland school shooting survivor says
'I am so grateful to be here,' Parkland school shooting survivor says

Maddy had been shot three times and was barely clinging to life. Other students and teachers returned to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School campus on Sunday to get ready for classes to resume later this week. She underwent three surgeries after the shooting, according to medical staff. Doctors worked for hours to save her life. "Like my...

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  • Why West Virginia Teachers Are On Their First Strike In 28 Years
Why West Virginia Teachers Are On Their First Strike In 28 Years

A teacher and service personnel work stoppage shut down schools throughout West Virginia for a third day Monday, and will continue through today. The strike continued throughout the state on Monday, Feb. "We need a long-term solution", she said . The deal still needs to be approved by the legislature, but Justice said he was optimistic t...

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