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The Met Office has issued a weather warning for snow and ice across Northern Ireland this week. Leading bookmaker Coral has slashed the odds on snow to fall in the United Kingdom by the end of the weekend.The firm has given odds of 1-4 that Inverness gets snow, 1-2 for Edinburgh and Glasgow and 4-6 for Newcastle.
  • Wind chill advisory issued for north Georgia mountains

    Wind chill advisory issued for north Georgia mountains

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    Wind chill values as low as -7. Winds will be increasing throughout the evening before shifting out of the north in the morning. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Frigid Arctic air has returned to Maryland, and blustery winds are forecast to make it feel as cold as a few degrees below zero Sunday and Monday .
  • Strong earthquake hits coast of southern Peru, minor damage reported

    Strong earthquake hits coast of southern Peru, minor damage reported

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    The governor of Peru's Arequipa said that there was minor material damage after the quake, non-serious damage to some roads. In August 2016, a 5.4 natural disaster centered in southern Peru and killed nine people and left 40 injured. Many residents of Lomas were evacuated after feeling an aftershock. In 2007 an quake killed hundreds in the region of Ica in the country's south.
  • Car Crashes into Second Floor Building in California, 2 Hurt

    Car Crashes into Second Floor Building in California, 2 Hurt

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    According to witnesses, the auto caught fire upon colliding with the building. Firefighters said there were two people inside the vehicle. The driver admitted to using drugs, according to KNBC . The incident caused a small fire that injured one person, who managed to get out of the sedan unassisted, the OCFA said. Crews were able to remove the vehicle by 7:50 a.m.
  • Oops! Hawaii Officials Accidently Send Warning Of Incoming Ballistic Missile

    Oops! Hawaii Officials Accidently Send Warning Of Incoming Ballistic Missile

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    Tulsi Gabbard , the Democratic representative for Hawaii also confirmed the message was sent out in error and that there was no missile threat. There is NO threat to the State of Hawaii! The FCC is working to better target alerts to impacted people and will vote this month on a proposal to "more precisely target these alerts to affected communities".
  • Erdogan threatens attack on Kurd-held Afrin 'in days ahead'

    Erdogan threatens attack on Kurd-held Afrin 'in days ahead'

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    A senior Turkish official said the US's training of the new "Border Security Force" was the reason for Ankara's summoning of Washington's charge d'affaires on Wednesday last week. "In case the terrorists will not surrender, we will destroy them", he added. "There is attacks and clashes on the border between Turkey and the People's Protection Units YPG", Hediye Yusuf said on Twitter.
  • MLK Day event puts focus on being 'the Dream'

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    King's legacy and the work of our local volunteers". The committee wanted to feature a speaker who personified the "Be the Dream" theme in the Latino community and selected Newberg resident Ines Pena. King's memory; and special remarks about the impression his incredible life made on America. The weapon of love eventually overcame those of hate, such as bombs and guns, Scott said.
  • New Orleans Saints vs. Minnesota Vikings: Who should Eagles be rooting for?

    New Orleans Saints vs. Minnesota Vikings: Who should Eagles be rooting for?

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    They'll face off again on Sunday with an NFC Championship berth on the line. Here's a look at the television and live-stream information as well as analysis and a pick . This game's over/under comes in at a combined 45.5 points. We love how the one kid corrects the other on Teddy Bridgewater being back, noting that he's "still not playing".
  • African ambassadors demand apology from Trump

    African ambassadors demand apology from Trump

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    In an earlier tweet on Friday, Mr. Trump said , "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough , but this was not the language used". "Ours is not a s--hole country, neither is Haiti or any other country in distress", said South Africa's Jessie Duarte , a deputy secretary-general of the African National Congress.
  • African Union demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' remarks

    African Union demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' remarks

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    President Donald Trump is "a racist", NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson told CNN in response to Trump's comments about immigrants coming to the US from "shithole countries". "In addition to being insulting to us, more importantly it's quite disrespectful and insulting to the people that we're trying to help and the friends and colleagues that we've made there over the last eight years", Furey said in an interview.
  • Calm start to the weekend, but snow returns late Sunday

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    Any additional snowfall is expected to be light. This cold front will be bringing with it yet another shot of Arctic air and gusty winds. Denver and the Front Range will see 0-1 inches with 0-2 inches possible on the northeast plains. Tuesday will be cold as well with highs only topping out in the teens. The chill was driven by strong north winds that not only produced sporadic flurries, but generated 8- to 14-foot-high waves on Lake Michigan that caused some shoreline flooding.
  • Gaine leaving Bills to become Texans' GM

    Gaine leaving Bills to become Texans' GM

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    Gaine's hiring comes shortly after Rick Smith , the team's GM since 2006, took a leave of absence last week due to his wife's battle with cancer. The Texans' coaching staff will be busy this month, coaching at the Senior Bowl game. Gaine is finally getting his shot at running an National Football League franchise after his eighth interview for an opening. The Cowboys blocked the Texans from interviewing exec Will McClay.
  • Yashwant Sinha demands clarification on SC judges' allegation

    Yashwant Sinha demands clarification on SC judges' allegation

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    BJP leader Yashwant Sinha, on Saturday, asked party colleagues and Ministers to "speak up for democracy" similar to the four Supreme Court judges who had come out against the Chief Justice of India on Friday. The people of this country are watching Congress party exposing itself", the BJP said. Supreme Court judges are saying the court is not in order. What the judges have said is the feeling of millions of Indians.
  • Another blast of Arctic air on the way for Monday

    Another blast of Arctic air on the way for Monday

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    Sunday with an inch or less of accumulation in the metro and slightly higher amounts to the southwest (see map below). Monday night: A 20 percent chance of snow after 4 a.m. Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before noon. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Martin Luther King Day will have sun with a high near 1 degree.
  • Jeremy Corbyn says Labour doesn't support a second Brexit vote

    Jeremy Corbyn says Labour doesn't support a second Brexit vote

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    Corbyn repeated his disputed claim that single market membership relies on European Union membership in an interview with Robert Peston on Sunday . "You have to make a special relationship with the European Union". "But at the moment, and as things now stand, we proceed in good faith, we do as we are instructed".
  • Trump denies

    Trump denies "shithole countries" comments

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    The Washington Post reported the president grew frustrated Thursday during an Oval Office meeting with lawmakers about a bipartisan immigration deal. Q. "If [President Trump] did in fact say what's being alleged, how would that stack up against... incendiary comments that other presidents have made?" White House officials did not dispute the account.
  • Plane skids off runaway in northern Turkey, no injuries

    Plane skids off runaway in northern Turkey, no injuries

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    One of the passengers, Fatma Gordu, told Turkish state-run news agency Anadolu the crash sparked panic on board the flight. The Pegasus Airlines flight had taken off smoothly from the capital Ankara and landed in Trabzon, but skidded off the runway in the northern airport .
  • Alert Level Raised to 2 After Filipino Volcano Mayon Spews Steam

    Alert Level Raised to 2 After Filipino Volcano Mayon Spews Steam

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    The institute said dust fell on several villages in the surrounding towns. The volcano, known for its near-perfect cone shape, is on the lowest alert level despite a "phreatic or steam-driven eruption", meaning people are not allowed to stay within a six-kilometre "permanent danger zone", Phivolcs said.
  • These Maligned Countries Have a Message for President Trump

    These Maligned Countries Have a Message for President Trump

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    On Friday the president tweeted that his language was " tough " but insisted he did not say anything derogatory about Haitians aside from noting it's a poor country. was a big step backwards". When asked what Trump had said in the meeting, Durbin said, "I can not believe that in the history of the White House and of that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday".
  • Trump not to re-impose sanctions on Iran

    Trump not to re-impose sanctions on Iran

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    Trump has been critical of the Obama-era deal and said it would be the "last time" he would sign the waiver. "This is the last chance". China hopes the landmark agreement, which curbed Iran's nuclear enrichment program in exchange for sanctions relief, will be " universally supported " and the worldwide community will " fully recognize the efforts made by Iran to implement it ".