• Wind Chills to 30 below — Metro Detroit Weather

    Wind Chills to 30 below — Metro Detroit Weather

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    A Wind Chill Warning is in effect for all of central and northern NY from late Thursday evening right through Sunday morning. Track temperatures and our next snow chances with our Local4Casters app. FRIDAY: Partly cloudy skies and frigid temperatures stay around, with a high temperature of 17 degrees. Lows tonight fall below zero once again.
  • Erdogan says United States verdict part of 'serious plot chain' against Turkey

    Erdogan says United States verdict part of 'serious plot chain' against Turkey

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    According to presidential sources, Erdoğan told Rouhani that he backs the Iranian president's statement warning Iranians not to violate laws while exercising their right to protest. Erdogan stressed the significance of maintaining peace and stability in Iran. Referring to unrest in recent days in Iran, the Turkish president also referred to similar incidents that some powers had created in his country, saying: "Turkey does not consider Iran's stability and security separate from its own ...
  • 18 killed, 239 injured in South Africa passenger train crash

    18 killed, 239 injured in South Africa passenger train crash

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    The death toll in Thursday's passenger train crash in South Africa rose to 12. The Emergency Services confirmed that the Shosholoza Meyl Train 37012 was traveling from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg, when it hit a truck at Jeneva level crossing between Henneman and Kroonstad in Free State province.
  • Frozen Florida iguanas cold-stunned, but probably not dead

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    If you do find one and want to help, "put then over to the side if you feel comfortable to put them in the sun or put them off the road so you're not running them over", Maple said. It's just enough to force them to hibernate. Once the temperature rises again, they'll pop back to life. This causes them to accidentally lose their balance and fall.
  • Russian Federation says USA 'looking for reasons' to pressure Iran

    Russian Federation says USA 'looking for reasons' to pressure Iran

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    Iran's Ambassador to the UN Gholamali Khoshroo has accused the United States of "grotesque" interference in his country's affairs, and of encouraging regime change in the Islamic Republic. "The whole territory of the U.S.is within the range of our nuclear strike and a nuclear button is always on the desk of my office and this is just a reality, not a threat", he said, while emphasising that the weapons would only be used if North Korea was threatened.
  • Israel approves first reading of death penalty bill

    Israel approves first reading of death penalty bill

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    Carlos Martin Ruiz de Gordejuela's remarks came in response to a question posed by Anadolu Agency's Brussels correspondent at a press briefing in the Belgian capital. Israel's security chiefs fear that convicting a terrorists to death would spark concerted efforts to abduct Jews either here or overseas to force the convicted terrorist's release before his execution.
  • 1 dead, 12 tourists injured in Egypt hot air balloon crash

    1 dead, 12 tourists injured in Egypt hot air balloon crash

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    It is understood tourists of various nationalities were on board. The injured were transferred to the Luxor International Hospital, but their condition or the extent of their injuries were not immediately known. The tragedy came four years after a hot air balloon crash injured 13 tourists seeking an aerial view of the city. The service operating the hot air balloons was temporarily suspended following that incident.
  • Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

    Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

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    The list of affected flights to Tampa, which is available at tampaairport.com/flightstatus, was still growing as of late morning. So far, there have not been any flight cancellations to or from Traverse City's Cherry Capital Airport. Kennedy International Airport suspended flights about 11 a.m.in white-out conditions, high winds and almost 5 inches of snow, according to the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey , which operates the three major airports around New York City.
  • Manafort sues over Russian Federation probe, claiming Mueller exceeded authority

    Manafort sues over Russian Federation probe, claiming Mueller exceeded authority

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    Mueller's investigation of Mr. Manafort has extended far beyond links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of President Donald Trump". "Under the appointment order, the special counsel's authority is not confined to the specific matters identified by politically accountable officials", the complaint says.
  • Gov. Cuomo seeks new state office for workforce development

    Gov. Cuomo seeks new state office for workforce development

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    Cuomo briefly addressed the idea of restructuring the state's tax code and implementing a payroll tax system during his State of the State address Wednesday. With the current examination of predictive scheduling and the tipped wage, small business could be faced with yet more hurdles imposed by this administration.
  • USA puts Pakistan on Special Watch List for violations of religious freedom

    USA puts Pakistan on Special Watch List for violations of religious freedom

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    Yusuf added the US plan to cut security assistance to Pakistan is "a done deal", but it will not change Pakistan's approach on counterterrorism and what Washington is seeking from Islamabad. House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA) praised the White House for making religious freedom designations a priority but was disappointed that Vietnam was not designated as a CPC.
  • Missing Plane: Texas Coast Searched for Aircraft From Oklahoma

    Missing Plane: Texas Coast Searched for Aircraft From Oklahoma

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    His plane eventually went down in the Gulf of Mexico. "Our report shows 150 nautical miles off Freeport", the Coast Guard reportedly said after receiving a report of a plane crash due to an unresponsive pilot in the Gulf of Mexico. The plane, reportedly a Cirrus SR22, is a single-engine aircraft with four or five seats. Attempts to make radio contact with the pilot were unsuccessful.
  • Millionaire socialite accused of anti-Semitic assault on Jewish attorney

    Millionaire socialite accused of anti-Semitic assault on Jewish attorney

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    She was in handcuffs in the 19th precinct stationhouse Wednesday evening. According to the New York Daily News , Matthew Haberkorn , 52, of the San Francisco area, his mother, wife and four daughters were collecting their outdoor gear from a coat check after eating at a high-end Manhattan restaurant when Cooke allegedly told him, "Hurry up, Jew".
  • Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman On Flight While She Slept

    Man Allegedly Sexually Assaulted Woman On Flight While She Slept

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    The victim said she fell asleep and woke up to discover a hand in her trousers and noticed that her trousers were unbuttoned and her shirt untied. "When she fully woke up, the man stopped", the complaint reports . He had a detention hearing scheduled for 1 p.m. on Thursday, the Detroit News added. Ramamoorthy, who is from India, appeared Wednesday afternoon in U.S.
  • Numbers drawn for $460M Powerball jackpot

    Numbers drawn for $460M Powerball jackpot

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    With large jackpots like these, players are encouraged to sign the back of their tickets at the time of purchase and keep them in a safe place. Good news if you forgot to get your Powerball tickets Wednesday - there were no jackpot winners.
  • 'Bomb cyclone' storm sweeps into USA northeastern coast

    'Bomb cyclone' storm sweeps into USA northeastern coast

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    Thousands of flights were cancelled and schools were closed in many localities as snow piled up and blizzard conditions began taking hold in the northeast. Blowing snow will once again cause poor visibility and potentially unsafe travel conditions during that time. "Our biggest concern is the potential for damaging wind gusts especially near the southeast New England coast", the Weather Service tweeted .
  • US withholds Pakistani aid

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    Three days after US President Donald Trump's tweet on Pakistan, Washington announced Thursday that it would suspend almost all security assistance to Pakistan, which could affect at least $1.3 billion Dollars in annual aid, according to a report by New York Times.
  • Gym memberships are on the rise since the New Year started

    Gym memberships are on the rise since the New Year started

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    In 2018, losing weight and being a better person are the top resolutions for the new year. Shawn Kent Hayashi, CEO and executive coach with The Professional Development Group in Center Valley, said setting clear goals for a company and its staff isn't just a good idea, in many ways it's vital to a business' success.