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Humid with more showers this afternoon

Humid with more showers this afternoon

Winds S 5-10 miles per hour. We will have dry conditions most of Sunday as highs hit the upper 70s to near 80 degrees. Winds west at 5-10 miles per hour. Clearing skies after midday. The humidity is high, and the air is very unstable. Lots of sunshine for Sunday . It will be hot and humid again with highs in the mid 90s and heat index values in the triple digits. Read More

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Virginia execution splits murder victim's family

Virginia execution splits murder victim's family

Morva's execution is set for 9 p.m. Thursday. "We urge the authorities to annul the death sentence against [William] Morva and to retry him in compliance with worldwide standards related to due process and fair trial", said the UN Special Rapporteurs on summary executions, Agnes Callamard, and on right to health, Dainius Pūras, in a news release. Read More

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States Are Suing Betsy DeVos Over For-Profit College Rules

States Are Suing Betsy DeVos Over For-Profit College Rules

United States Department of Education and Betsy DeVos, challenges the Department of Education's summary and unlawful repeal of a final agency regulation known as the " Borrower Defense Rule " that was created to hold abusive post-secondary institutions accountable for their misconduct and to relieve their students from federal loan indebtedness incurred as a result of that misconduct. Read More

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Budget vote delayed as Capitol building on lockdown

Budget vote delayed as Capitol building on lockdown

The woman who was arrested allegedly threw a white powder substance in Governor Bruce Rauner's office, the lieutenant governor's office and the gallery in the House, according to Springfield Fire Department Chief Barry Helmerichs. The Illinois State Capitol was placed on lockdown on Thursday afternoon as crews investigated a hazmat situation. Comptroller Susana Mendoza is one of the officials not being allowed inside the Capitol. Read More

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India and China border stand-off threatens peace

India and China border stand-off threatens peace

According to reports , the political councilor of the Chinese embassy in India, Li Ya, has suggested India withdraw its troops back to its side of the boundary before any sort of peace talks between the two nations can start. Meanwhile, the war of words over the standoff at Sikkim escalated in the past week when China asked India to learn from its historical lessons, alluding to the 1962 war, with Defence Minister Arun Jaitley retorting with "India of 2017 different from 1962′". Read More

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Utilitywise Plc (LON:UTW) Analyst Target Prices

This was revealed in analysts report on Wednesday morning. In other news, insider Guy Wakeley bought 836 shares of Equiniti Group PLC stock in a transaction on Monday, May 15th. Cypress Cap Ltd Liability Com (Wy) holds 0% or 109,900 shares. Hutchin Hill Limited Partnership holds 104,800 shares. Swiss National Bank reported 0% of its portfolio in NxStage Medical, Inc. Read More

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Fed Minutes: Balance Sheet Reduction Likely In

Fed Minutes: Balance Sheet Reduction Likely In "Couple Of Months"

Still, the decision to reduce the Fed's holdings came across as a sign of optimism for an economic recovery embarking on its ninth year. St. Louis Fed President James Bullard has said that growth in the U.S.is stuck in a 2 percent range. I think that inflation is lower than they want. Regarding interest rates, the Fed said, "economic conditions would evolve in a manner that would warrant gradual increases in the federal funds rate". Read More

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India Beat Sri Lanka by 16 Runs to Register Fourth Consecutive Win

India Beat Sri Lanka by 16 Runs to Register Fourth Consecutive Win

Indian captain Mithali Raj won the toss and elected to bat first against Sri Lanka in the match 14 of the ICC Women's World Cup 2017. Sri Lanka began cautiously, but lost wickets at crucial junctures throughout the match. SriLanka-W has played three matches and lost all the three matches. Download the News Nation Mobile App and stay connected with top stories from India and around the world. Read More

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United States soldier dies in Afghanistan after attack: Pentagon

United States soldier dies in Afghanistan after attack: Pentagon

U.S. Army Private first class Hansen Kirkpatrick was killed during an indirect fire attack in Helmand province, Afghanistan July 3, the Department of Defense (DOD) announced Wednesday. "We need a strategy in the United States that defines our role in Afghanistan, defines our objective and explains how we're going to get from here to there", said Warren, according to the Guardian . Read More

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Poll finds more adults in United States trust CNN compared to Donald Trump

Poll finds more adults in United States trust CNN compared to Donald Trump

According to the poll results, 70 percent of the country say the civility in the nation's capital between Republicans and Democrats has gotten worse. Among the independents, 40 per cent supported Trump and 55 per cent supported CNN . Additionally, the Survey Monkey poll analyzed the attitude of United States citizens toward Trump's tweets, of which the majority of adults with 64 percent (89 percent of Democrats and 38 percent of Republicans) expressed their disapproval. Read More

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Arab nations extend deadline in Qatar crisis by 48 hours

Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt have accepted a request by the emir of Kuwait to the extend the deadline for Qatar to meet its demands by 48 hours. Qatar is a member of Gulf Cooperation Council, together with Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain. A White House statement said Trump addressed his concerns about the dispute, and stressed the importance of regional unity, stopping terrorist financing and discrediting extremist ideology. Read More

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Russian and China meet ahead of G20

Russian and China meet ahead of G20

With Mr. Gentiloni, the president spoke about the upcoming agenda summit, and "also underscored his appreciation for Italy's efforts to address the significant Libyan migration crisis", the White House said. Another British official said no firm plan had yet been made for Trump's state visit to Britain. A little over one month ago, Trump said the United States was withdrawing from an worldwide agreement aimed at reducing global carbon emissions that are blamed for climate change . Read More

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Delhi BJP divided over DU reservation debate

Delhi BJP divided over DU reservation debate

Sisodia said whenever voices were raised against such incidents, the central government diverted attention by raising issues like Hindu-Muslim conflict, Kashmir and temple-mosque row. The academic council does not need to take cognizance of any resolution passed by any state government", said Professor Devesh K Sinha, Dean of Colleges in the DU Academic Council, told Catch . Read More

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Raptors to re-sign Serge Ibaka

Raptors to re-sign Serge Ibaka

At various points over the past year, Lowry had been considered, at least by some fans and media members, a candidate for a max contract. On Saturday, the Raptors missed out on re-signing P.J. We would have been leaving a place that is really just ... you know, it's part of our family now. Even though they got crushed in a 4-0 sweep against the Cavs in the second round, the Raptors did rank a much-improved fourth in defensive rating after the All-Star break (with Lowry missing all but ... Read More

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NWS Issues Storm Watch, Local Fireworks Postponed

NWS Issues Storm Watch, Local Fireworks Postponed

Damaging winds are the biggest threat in the storm, but large hail and an isolated tornado are possible. The National Weather Service in Tulsa predicts the storms decrease in intensity as they move eastward. There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms Tuesday and Wednesday. Monday's high will be near 84 degrees, with a low around 60 degrees. A cold front will be off to our east by Sunday morning, allowing for a westerly breeze and dry weather. Read More

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Trump's 'feds' now in Chicago to fight gun violence, report says

Trump's 'feds' now in Chicago to fight gun violence, report says

The team will include an additional 20 ATF agents, who arrived in early June, according to a city official, as well as Chicago police officers, IL state troopers, intelligence analysts and state and federal prosecutors. that we begin to. deport violent criminals who've been convicted". Johnson said that the ultimate goal is to make Chicago safer by combining "tech-based nerve centers" in the city tracking gunshots and crimes with harsher penalties and prosecutions for people accused of gun ... Read More

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Israeli aircraft bombs Syrian army positions in occupied Golan

Israeli aircraft bombs Syrian army positions in occupied Golan

No one was hurt and no damage was reported in the incident. "I said that we will not tolerate spillover and that we will respond to every firing". Whoever attacks us - we will attack him. "The Golan is ours because it belonged to our forefathers, and because it was taken back by us due to Syrian aggression". "We hold this territory fearlessly, while on the other side of the border there is chaos and tragedy", he said, according to Channel 2. Read More

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Texas AG Leads Charge to End Protections for Young Undocumented Immigrants

Texas AG Leads Charge to End Protections for Young Undocumented Immigrants

The case has encountered numerous delays; Thursday, the special prosecutors assigned to the case asked a new judge to halt the proceedings until they get paid. Thomas Saenz, president and general counsel of the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund, called the letter "threatening". The Obama immigration policy "unilaterally confers eligibility for work authorization and lawful presence without any statutory authorization from Congress". Read More

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Severe Storms Possible Saturday, But Rest of Holiday Weekend Is Gorgeous

Severe Storms Possible Saturday, But Rest of Holiday Weekend Is Gorgeous

Overnight lows will be on the muggy side, in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Highs will be in the low 90s. Patchy fog is possible late Friday night into Saturday morning. High temperatures will be in the 80s to possibly near 90. Partly sunny skies will be overhead both days. Toward July 4 it's looking like classic July weather! Highs will hit the mid 80s and feel even warmer, so make sure you're hydrated and careful with the heat index as you work on outdoor activities. Read More

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