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World News Mostly cloudy, high near 31 — TODAY'S FORECAST
Author: 0 Mostly cloudy, high near 31 — TODAY'S FORECAST

Snow is expected to start after 1 a.m. Tuesday and continue through 1 p.m., leaving behind between one and three inches of accumulation. A cooler Tuesday with morning lows in the teens and a fresh snowpack around Metro Detroit . Partly sunny during the day and mostly cloudy at night. North wind around 6 miles per hour. Wednesday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

World News Big 12/SEC Challenge: Kentucky Wildcats vs. West Virginia Mountaineers
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ET tonight? After Kentucky got within a point of West Virginia's lead at 20-19 with 8:06 to play, WVU used a 15-1 run over 3:11 to take a 35-20 lead. His team having fumbled another double-digit lead into a dispiriting loss - WVU had blown a 16-point lead in losing to visiting Kansas less than two weeks before - a red-faced West Virginia Coach Bob Huggins was reduced to near mumbles in his postgame press conference.

World News Senate to vote on bill banning abortion after 20 weeks
Author: 0 Senate to vote on bill banning abortion after 20 weeks

Abortion providers, who already face harassment and threats to their lives and work, would face criminal penalties, with a sentence of up to five years, for performing abortions after 20 weeks. Anthony List, a Virginia-based nonprofit that promotes and supports anti-abortion policies. "And yet Micah was still a perfectly formed baby with 10 fingers and 10 toes".

World News Dima Hasao tense as curfew continues, train passengers stranded
Author: 0 Dima Hasao tense as curfew continues, train passengers stranded

Railway property was vandalised and permanent damage caused to track. "We can not run trains till we are sure of the safety of the track", Sarma said. A 12-hour bandh turned violent on Thursday after which the police had to use batons to disperse the agitated crowd at the Maibang railway station. The railway authorities said that mob had damaged railway tracks at several parts of the district and engineers, officials and workers are engaged in repairing it as soon as possible.

World News Mokonyane: Money alone won't fix City of CT's water woes
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Many Capetonians had reduced their consumption substantially over the past few months and all residents were urged to join the savings drive. Once this happens, residents will be able to access water from collection points across the city. "We need water, not sugary and alcoholic drinks", the party said. Day Zero is when the City will be forced to turn off most of the taps and every resident will have to queue for 25 litres of water per day.

World News Vehicle registration: Amala Paul arrested, released
Author: 0 Vehicle registration: Amala Paul arrested, released

We earlier reported that actress Amala Paul, Fahadh Faasil, and Suresh Gopi were booked for tax evasion, and were asked to appear before the court. Allegedly, the actress registered her high-end vehicle using fake documents to evade the tax.

World News Australia to ramp up arms exports
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The government says Australia now only sells about $1.5bn to $2.5bn in defence exports a year. As part of the plan, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will announce a $3.8 billion fund for Australian arms companies looking to increase exports.

World News Seine still rising in Paris; Louvre partially closed
Author: 0 Seine still rising in Paris; Louvre partially closed

Meteo France said that exceptionally high levels of rain this winter were to blame for the floods, with rainfall in Paris twice as high as normal. The floodwaters peaked at 5.84 meters (19 feet), not quite reaching the 2016 high of 6.1 meters (19.5 feet), when the authorities were forces to close the Louvre Museum for four days, according to the Vigicrues flood agency, Sputnik reported.

World News Guggenheim provides Trump a golden TOILET
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When the White House requested to borrow Vincent Van Gogh's Landscape with Snow for Donald and Melania's private living quarters, the Guggenheim museum in NY kindly declined. 'It is, of course, extremely valuable and somewhat fragile, but we would provide all the instructions for its installation and care, ' Spector, who has criticized Trump in the past, told the White House official.

World News Bus falls into canal in West Bengal, 1 dead
Author: 0 Bus falls into canal in West Bengal, 1 dead

While two bodies were found floating, seven injured persons were fished out from the canal in Daulatabad, about 220 km from Kolkata. The alleged delay in rescue works agitated locals who vandalised three police vehicles and set them on fire.

World News Breaking barriers, female Imam lead devotees for Friday's Jumu'ah in Kerala
Author: 0 Breaking barriers, female Imam lead devotees for Friday's Jumu'ah in Kerala

A woman facing death threats for leading the Friday prayers last week says she will not be cowed down by the intimidation and will continue to lead the "Jumu'ah" congregation. "They have equal rights", Imam Jamida Teacher told NDTV . However, this honour has not come easy for Jamitha, who was criticised by elders for taking this step.

World News BJP deflecting debate on jobs: Chidambaram
Author: 0 BJP deflecting debate on jobs: Chidambaram

Congress leader P Chidambaram hit out at the Centre for their "wild claims" on job creation, a day before Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is set to present the Economic Survey in the Parliament. "Show me one person who can create a new job out of (a) Rs 43,000 investment". Congress and P. Chidambaram make fun of them, ' said Union Minister Prakash Javadekar while responding to Chidamabram's tweet earlier in the day.

World News Jennifer Hudson to star as Aretha Franklin in biopic
Author: 0 Jennifer Hudson to star as Aretha Franklin in biopic

Davis tonight introduced Oscar and Grammy victor Jennifer Hudson to sing a couple songs, and then told the audience that Hudson will be playing Aretha Franklin in an upcoming biopic about the life of the Queen of Soul . A film about the life of Aretha Franklin has been in works for years now, with the singer originally favoring Halle Berry for the role. Hudson was in fact hand picked by Franklin to play the role.

World News Jolie calls for more aid for Syrian refugees
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Jolie told Al Arabiya that countries that host refugees receive a lot of pressure form the global community to return them before its safe. "I urge the members of the Security Council to come to the region, visit the camps and talk to the refugees", Jolie stressed.

World News Hillary Clinton surprises with Grammy 'Fire and Fury' Trump mocking
Author: 0 Hillary Clinton surprises with Grammy 'Fire and Fury' Trump mocking

She lowers the book as she says: "He had a long time fear of being poisoned. Some of us love music without the politics thrown in it", Haley wrote . Haley took to the radio waves on Thursday to say that a rumor sparked by the book is "absolutely not true", referring to a detail in " Fire and Fury " that alleges that she carried on an affair with President Trump.

World News Winter Olympics Odds: Russia favored to win Men's Hockey 1/26/18
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It's going to be tough but I'm happy to be back", said Martinez in a television interview from Los Angeles where he is now training. But on Friday, Noh earned her spot in the women's 1,500 meters, when two of the three Russian skaters who had qualified were dropped from the Russian Olympic Committee's final list.

World News Complete IPL squad of Rajasthan Royals
Author: 0 Complete IPL squad of Rajasthan Royals

There was disappointment though as a host of England players failed to find bidders, including Test skipper Joe Root , one day captain Eoin Morgan and opener Alex Hales. With the opening of Day 2, Jaydev Unadkat joined the league of most expensive players as Rajasthan Royals claimed his loyalty with Rs 11.5 crore.

World News Grammys: Hillary Clinton Gives Surprise 'Fire and Fury' Spoken Word Treatment
Author: 0 Grammys: Hillary Clinton Gives Surprise 'Fire and Fury' Spoken Word Treatment

Among those to jokingly test-read for the role in the taped clip were John Legend , Cher , Snoop Dogg , DJ Khaled , and Cardi B , who rightfully asked, "Why am I reading this s-?" "Why am I reading this shit?" Having Clinton, one of Trump's favorite enemies, read from a book that Trump and his administration have vocally attacked, at one of the biggest, most celebrity-filled awards shows of the year, is exactly the type of thing likely to draw Trump's ire.

World News Detroit officer shot in patrol auto dies 4 days later
Author: 0 Detroit officer shot in patrol auto dies 4 days later

He later was removed from the home by officers and arrested . Channel 7 and YouTube. Police say Doss arrived to the scene around 10:30 p.m. and hadn't even climbed out of his vehicle before the suspect opened fire. "To this day I still remain ambitious, I still remain courageous, I still get out there and do the job", Anderson said. "I never told him to join the police department, that was a decision he made on his own".

Author: 0 Rigged Ambulance Kills 95 in Kabul

John W. Nicholson said in a statement . He said police were among those killed and wounded. The attack was perpetrated by a terrorist, who was driving an explosives-packed ambulance, the broadcaster added. Pakistan, which denies the US accusations, condemned the attack and called for "concerted efforts and effective cooperation.to eradicate the scourge of terrorism".

World News Sorry to Every Grammy Performer Who Has to Follow Kendrick Lamar Tonight
Author: 0 Sorry to Every Grammy Performer Who Has to Follow Kendrick Lamar Tonight

He said, "putting that paint on the canvas for the world to evolve, for the next listener, the next generation after". "This trophy to hip hop", Lamar said. Luke for years in U.S. courts over allegations of emotional and sexual abuse, is to perform her defiant single " Praying ". Cara, Khalid and Logic will take the stage with a group of suicide survivors to perform their song 1-800-273-8255, the telephone number of the National Suicide Prevention hotline.

World News Military university in Kabul rocked by explosions & gunfire
Author: 0 Military university in Kabul rocked by explosions & gunfire

Authorities have confirmed an attack on the Marshal Fahim military academy in the Afghan capital of Kabul, Tolo News TV channel reported. The facility is in Kabul's District 5, in the western part of the city. This attack comes just days after an ambulance packed with explosives killed at least 100 people in Kabul. The Saturday's attack came a week later an attack on a Kabul hotel that claimed the lives of 22 people.

World News White House proposes new path to citizenship for 1.8 million people
Author: 0 White House proposes new path to citizenship for 1.8 million people

Lawmakers say they're aiming for a deal that includes DACA and border security. The blueprint sets out a 10-12-year path to citizenship for 1.8 million people. We're going to solve the problem'. The deal also was panned by both pro-immigration groups, who called the proposal a bad trade-off, and conservative groups, who criticized the expansion of "amnesty" for illegal immigrants.

World News More than 20 WH employees quizzed by Mueller, lawyer says
Author: 0 More than 20 WH employees quizzed by Mueller, lawyer says

As the Times' account goes, McGahn, the White House counsel, threatened to quit if Trump fired Mueller. Firing Mueller and then losing McGahn (and possibly Justice Department officials tasked with signing off on it) would have been viewed as pure desperation from a floundering White House.

World News Man dies after being sucked into MRI machine
Author: 0 Man dies after being sucked into MRI machine

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced compensation of Rs 5 lakh for Maru's family. All of them have been arrested and would be produced in the court on Monday. He was rushed to the emergency ward, but died within 10 minutes. The civic body has ordered an inquiry to ascertain how the cylinder made it to the MRI room where metal objects are not allowed.

World News Man arrested after dismembered remains of OR woman, 28, 'found in suitcases'
Author: 0 Man arrested after dismembered remains of OR woman, 28, 'found in suitcases'

The suspect allegedly tried to commit suicide by slashing his throat and wrists before police could arrest him, but he was unsuccessful and was arrested. 'She was the kind of person to give you the shirt off her back .' . She was a mother to a young son. The missing mum's body was found in a BMW . 'It takes an evil, evil person to do something like that .' .

World News Sen. Graham: Mueller Perfect Guy to Get to Bottom of Meddling, Collusion
Author: 0 Sen. Graham: Mueller Perfect Guy to Get to Bottom of Meddling, Collusion

When asked if he thought there should be legislative safeguards put in place to prevent Trump from upending Mueller's probe, McCarthy said "I don't think there's a need for legislation right now". I think he's considering perhaps terminating the special counsel. Tillis spokesman Daniel Keylin said some members have raised constitutionality concerns about the bills, and they now do not have the support needed to move them through Congress.

World News Attacker driving ambulance packed with explosives kills dozens in Kabul
Author: 0 Attacker driving ambulance packed with explosives kills dozens in Kabul

Kabul is still reeling from shock and mourning, a day after a suicide bomb attack killed more than 100 people and wounded at least 235. He added that four suspects have been arrested and are being questioned. "The Tablian's cruelty will not prevail". "We can confirm that there were USA citizen fatalities and injuries", the official said, without specifying how many Americans were involved.

World News Ready to chart own course, Chandrababu Naidu tells BJP
Author: 0 Ready to chart own course, Chandrababu Naidu tells BJP

Going a step forward, he revealed that his party is ready for a split if the BJP does not want the alliance. The budget session of Parliament starts on Monday. If you look at the past, the TDP came to power twice in the erstwhile state of Andhra Pradesh with the BJP's support. "If they don't want us, we will do the " namaskaram " and chart our own course", remarked Naidu.

Author: 0 Taliban attacker driving ambulance packed with explosives kills 40 in Kabul

At least 103 people were killed and 235 wounded in Saturday's lunchtime attack claimed by the Taliban , which caused panic in the war-torn capital and overwhelmed its hospitals. "We will continue to work with the government of Afghanistan and other members of the worldwide community to assist their efforts to build a safer and more prosperous future for the Afghan people".

World News Trump apologizes for retweeting anti-Muslim videos-sort of
Author: 0 Trump apologizes for retweeting anti-Muslim videos-sort of

Far from expressing regret, or taking any responsibility for his role in helping to promote the hateful ideology of the racist group Britain First, Trump offered a variety of excuses. "I know nothing about them (Britain First), I know nothing about them today, other than I read a little bit". President Donald Trump admitted he was not "endorsing" anyone with his retweet of anti-Muslim videos back in November, but he was more than clear about his reason for doing so.