Author: 0 Tornado hits Georgia; rain, hail, high wind around Southeast

Stewart County Sheriff Office dispatcher Sandra James says preliminary reports indicate the storm toppled power lines and several trees along roads and the interstate. Churches that normally have mid-week dinners or worship services canceled activities rather than risk having members out in risky weather. As storms bore down on Augusta National, the venerable east Georgia club shut down for the second time this week as golfers tried to get in some practice before the start of the Masters ...

Author: 0 NCAA to decide if HB2 repeal is enough next week

The new measure repeals the most offensive section of HB2; transgender people will now have the freedom to use the bathroom of their gender identity. Lawmakers can no longer govern who uses what bathroom or locker room, but the new legislation does not allow nondiscrimination laws passed before HB2 to go back into effect, nor does it permit local governments to pass new antidiscrimination laws before December 1, 2020.

Author: 0 We can overcome many problems: Trump to Xi

Those strikes added weight to Trump's threat last week to act unilaterally against North Korea's weapons program - although a much heavier risk would be required to take military action against the nuclear-armed North, which has its artillery and missiles trained on a key USA ally, South Korea.

Author: 0 Dustin Johnson explains his decision to withdraw from Masters

On a day when only 11 players broke par with winds gusting up to 40mph, Marc Leishman was left to fly the Australian flag after shooting a one-over-par 73. He would birdie four more times and only bogey once to finish Friday atop the leaderboard . "I was not upset to see it blowing", said McGirt, who lives in Spartanburg.

Esteri United Nations blocked from South Sudan town amid reports of killings
Author: 0 United Nations blocked from South Sudan town amid reports of killings

The settlers of the area denounced that the clashes caused massacres in the civil population of the town of Pajok in this region, added a bulletin of the UN High Commissioner High for the Refugees ( UNHCR ). "Without vital assistance, starvation and malnutrition will spread across South Sudan and more people will die". Some 192,000 have arrived in 2017 with an average of 2000 refugees fleeing insecurity, violence and starvation every day.

Esteri YouTube TV Isn't Perfect, But It's Very Promising
Author: 0 YouTube TV Isn't Perfect, But It's Very Promising

CW is a network that a lot of YouTube TV rivals do not offer - other than Netflix. Not only that, those who decide to shoot for the trial will also receive a free Google Chromecast after completing the first month's payment - as long as it is available, that is.

Esteri South Korean prosecutors seek former president's arrest
Author: 0 South Korean prosecutors seek former president's arrest

Prosecutors have identified 13 charges that could be leveled against her, including bribery, abuse of power and leaking confidential information. The weird political scandal surrounding former President Park Geun-hye started in late 2016 and ultimately resulted in Park's impeachment and dismissal from her post earlier this month.

Esteri Gorsuch confirmed to Supreme Court
Author: 0 Gorsuch confirmed to Supreme Court

The confirmation ended the battle over the vacancy created by the death of Justice Antonin Scalia on February 13, 2016. Friday's Senate vote was the final act in a corrosive political confrontation that began with Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's decision immediately after Scalia's death to hold the seat open for the next president to fill, rather than convene hearings for Obama's nominee, Judge Merrick Garland.

Author: 0 Four dead in Sweden truck attack, driver at large

People in the area are fleeing the scene. A beer truck was hijacked as it made a delivery nearby, according to the company that owned it. Eyewitnesses reported it being driven at speed along Drottninggatan (Queen Street) before it crashed into the front of a department store.

Author: 0 North Korea dominates Trump, Xi meet

Sitting across from Xi, Trump declared that his relationship with the Chinese president was "outstanding" during brief remarks to reporters after talks on trade irritants and concerns about North Korea's nuclear program at his resort in Palm Beach, Florida.

Esteri Spanish ship off Gibraltar: 'Incursion' or 'routine?'
Author: 0 Spanish ship off Gibraltar: 'Incursion' or 'routine?'

British authorities coined the phrase " keep calm and carry on " in World War II to motivate the populace and it is regarded as an example of British stoicism in crisis. After an European Union document suggested that Spain would be given a veto on post-Brexit agreements governing the British overseas territory , Lord Howard said he was certain that the Prime Minister would be ready to defend the Rock as Margaret Thatcher did the Falklands.

Author: 0 Samsung predicts better-than-expected quarterly profits

The company is expecting to report an operating profit of €8.3bn - that's 48% higher than the same period previous year. The display division that posted losses in the first quarter past year is expected to have earned 1.4 trillion won in operating income thanks to increased demand in organic light emitting diode (OLED) displays and strengthening in liquid crystal display panel price.

Author: 0 South Africans gather for nationwide protests against Zuma

It emerged later on Friday that ratings agency Fitch had also downgraded the country. S&P had issued its downgrade on South Africa in an unscheduled review on Monday. Cape Town has always been controlled by the DA. ANC members in military uniforms who oppose the protest were posted outside. Some clad in the yellow, green and gold colours of the ANC also danced, waving placards emblazoned with the words: "I'm prepared to die for my ANC" and "Hands off our President".

Author: 0 Baltimore Police Consent Decree Approved over Trump Objections

Sessions said in a statement Friday that the Baltimore agreement shows "clear departures from many proven principles of good policing that we fear will result in more crime". "That would be hard to prove, said Jonathan Smith, a civil rights attorney in the Obama Justice Department who oversaw negotiations with troubled police departments".

Esteri United States dollar rises after nonfarm payroll report
Author: 0 United States dollar rises after nonfarm payroll report

U.S. President Donald Trump ordered the strikes on Thursday against an airbase controlled by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces in retaliation for a chemical attack, launched from the base on Tuesday, that killed at least 70 people. Investors had already been on edge as Trump met Chinese leader Xi Jinping for talks over flashpoints such as North Korea and China's huge trade surplus with the United States.

Esteri Rep.Pelosi on internet privacy:
Author: 0 Rep.Pelosi on internet privacy: "you should be very very scared".

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Republicans put profits over the privacy concerns of Americans. The Federal Communications Commission rule issued in October was created to give consumers greater control over how internet service providers such as Comcast , AT&T and Verizon share information.

Author: 0 Why Chelsea lost to Crystal Palace - Antonio Conte

I've got to say yes to that, haven't I? They have more experience as a result of that campaign, and they also have more depth to their squad, with fringe players such as Heung-Min Son showing they have the right mentality to come in and do a job.

Author: 0 Griezmann to lead Atletico against Real Madrid in derby

This season we are fighting for the two competitions [LaLiga and the Champions League], all thanks to him. Zinedine Zidane was able to rest a host of his big name players for the midweek win at Leganes and he may need big guns such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale to fire against a notoriously mean Atletico defence.

Esteri Teen girls die in fall from Myrtle Beach hotel
Author: 0 Teen girls die in fall from Myrtle Beach hotel

However, Horry County Coroner Robert Edge says the two who died after the falls include a 16-year-old girl and and a 17-year-old girl. The names of the two Myrtle Beach High School students who dies are not being released at this time.

Esteri Twitter User Seeks 18 Million Retweets for Free Wendy's Nuggets
Author: 0 Twitter User Seeks 18 Million Retweets for Free Wendy's Nuggets

A few minutes later, Wilkerson tweeted out a screengrab of his interaction with Wendy's adding, "HELP ME PLEASE". Carter Wilkerson is a self-proclaimed chicken nuggets and taco aficionado (according to his Twitter tag) and he wanted to test the waters with one of the world's top fast food chains.

Author: 0 Tesla Model S: How Much Can You Get Back?

Tesla Motors, Inc. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 3 rated the stock as Strong Buy, 3 rated Buy, 8 rated Hold, 5 rated sell and 0 gave an Underperform. A couple of undisguised test mules of the Model 3 have been photographed just outside the company's headquarters in Palo Alto, California. At the foundation of every Tesla is safety - keeping our customers safe is part of every decision we make.

Esteri Spicer: Yates Was Not Blocked From Testifying to Congress About Russia
Author: 0 Spicer: Yates Was Not Blocked From Testifying to Congress About Russia

Kristol asked. "Did he tell his superiors he was showing these materials, these highly classified materials, to the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee?". "He's done a great job chairing a very hard committee and has the full confidence of the Republican conference, the Republican leadership and myself.and a host of others".

Author: 0 Gorsuch heads for confirmation as Senate tears up own rules

Durbin, in floor remarks Thursday, criticized Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., for derailing the Supreme Court nomination of Judge Merrick Garland by President Barack Obama in March 2016. It's a rules change that will allow them to confirm Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court. A final vote on Gorsuch is expected for Friday. "After 200 years, at least 100 years, of this tradition of where the Senate is functioning pretty well, they think it'd be a good idea to blow it up: ...

Author: 0 Police and public join forces to remember London victims

Police officers, young Muslims and other Londoners with flowers in their hands walked across Westminster Bridge, where the attack took place exactly one week ago. They said: "Our family is so grateful for the first responders, the medical personnel and the assistance of the United Kingdom government agencies".

Author: 0 Not Enough Evidence Found for Florida AG, Trump Bribery Complaint

Fort Myers-area State Attorney Stephen Russell presented Gov. Rick Scott on Thursday with the results of an investigation. "The majority of the complaint consists of insinuation without any material evidence in support", Fox wrote. Austin , asked Bondi to initiate that challenge on her behalf. Bondi has said publicly that she had no knowledge of complaints against Trump's educational institutions when she asked for the donation.

Esteri New $10 bank note unveiled to celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary
Author: 0 New $10 bank note unveiled to celebrate Canada's 150th anniversary

It's not just a $10 bill. Bank of Canada unveiled the new design Friday, to commemorate Canada 150. The new, mostly purple polymer note "is meant to captivate our imagination and instill pride in what we, as a nation, have accomplished", bank governor Stephen Poloz said as he revealed that the note was three years in the making.

Esteri Nine civilians killed by USA missile attack in Syria
Author: 0 Nine civilians killed by USA missile attack in Syria

The US missile strikes were reportedly conducted on the same base from where the chemical attack was launched on civilians in Syria's Idlib. Turkey's presidency praised the USA missile strike on a Syrian air base early Friday. The British government also said it was informed about the strikes in advance. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also expressed his support for the strike.

Author: 0 Hillary Clinton called for Syrian airbases to be 'taken out'

Your afternoon shot of politics, sent straight from the desk of Joshua Miller. At a diversity conference hosted by the Professional BusinessWomen of California last week, Clinton took on what she said were "indignities", "sexism" and "structural barriers" that women confront today.

Esteri French candidate Macron wins key backer: defense chief
Author: 0 French candidate Macron wins key backer: defense chief

It is "extremely likely" that French conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon has been the subject of wiretapping in the course of a judicial investigation, a campaign aide said today, in the latest accusations to be made by the Fillon camp against the authorities.

Esteri Gibraltar's rocky road to Brexit
Author: 0 Gibraltar's rocky road to Brexit

Fiery words were heard Sunday from British sources, with ex-Conservative leader Michael Howard telling the BBC suggesting Prime Minister Theresa May would " show the same resolve in relation to Gibraltar as her predecessor did" in the Falklands War.

Author: 0 South Africa's ruling party backs embattled president

Gordhan's sacking has outraged opponents and some political allies of Zuma, undermining his authority as president and threatening to split the ANC, which has governed South Africa since the end of apartheid in 1994. Focus now shifts to the National Working Committee (NWC) of the ANC which is currently meeting. The rating cut is set to push up the country's borrowing costs.

Esteri Feds drop order to unmask anti-Trump Twitter account
Author: 0 Feds drop order to unmask anti-Trump Twitter account

There are two primary ways the USA government can obtain information from internet companies without a judge's approval using a law known as the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, according to experts in privacy law. The lawsuit argues that Twitter users and Twitter itself have the right to free speech under the Constitution, which includes the right to "disseminate such anonymous free speech".

Esteri Woman allegedly choked girl for blocking view of Disney fireworks show
Author: 0 Woman allegedly choked girl for blocking view of Disney fireworks show

An Orange County Sheriff's arrest report says 41-year-old Tabbatha Kay Mature of New Baltimore, Michigan, was sitting with her family Wednesday night, waiting for the nightly fireworks display. "She wrapped both hands around my neck and began squeezing", the girl told the police. The victim suffered no visible injuries, and Mature was released from the Orange County Jail after posting a $2,000 bail.

Author: 0 Winter White House air strike photo has unorthodox lineup

It's impossible not to be horrified by the images of suffering after the chemical attack, said Ayoub Jarrouj, president of Allentown's Syrian Arab American Charity Association, and a Christian who was once held prisoner by the Assad regime.

Author: 0 Le Pen, Putin talk terrorism in surprise Kremlin meeting

The European Union will disappear, French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen told a rally on Sunday, aiming to re-enthuse core supporters in the final four weeks before voting in the country's election gets under way. The campaign's budget has not been set and the party continues looking for money, she noted. Aides have praised Le Pen's ideological closeness to Trump and Putin, saying she is well placed to form alliances with both.

Esteri Kane back to boost Tottenham's Premier League title bid
Author: 0 Kane back to boost Tottenham's Premier League title bid

There were reports in England this week to suggest that Kane was firmly ahead of schedule in his recovery programme and could make his return against Bournemouth next weekend. Pochettino insisted he also has no fears over the potential debut of third-choice goalkeeper Pau Lopez. However, Pochettino insists that Lopez is ready to fill in if required and is confident that the Spain Under-21 worldwide would be able to handle the pressure.

Esteri Amid China oppn, Dalai Lama reaches Tawang
Author: 0 Amid China oppn, Dalai Lama reaches Tawang

Almost 10,000 people, some of them from neighboring Bhutan, greeted the Dalai Lama at the Thupsung Dhargyeling Monastery in Tawang district in the state of Arunachal Pradesh, Indian official Jemba Tshering said. The Dalai Lama first arrived in Bomdila, the district headquarters of West Kameng in Arunachal, and delivered religious discourses. Being touted as a religious event only, his visit has drawn the ire of the People's Republic of China which has criticised the visit, saying bilateral ...

Author: 0 US general confident North Korean missile can be intercepted

The US made the statement just days ahead of a crucial meeting between the US President Donald Trump and the Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago in Florida this week. "This is Seoul's first missile with an 800-kilometer range and it will give South Korea the ability to put its launchers in the south out of range of North Korean missiles", said Michael Cole, senior non-resident fellow at the University of Nottingham's China Policy Institute in Taipei.

Author: 0 North Korea fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit

North Korea fired a ballistic missile from its east coast into the sea off the Peninsula, South Korea's military said, a day ahead of a summit between U.S. The latest missile test from North Korea came in late March but that launch ended in failure, according to South Korea's Ministry of National Defence.

Author: 0 5 more children released after carbon monoxide pool leak

One of them, a teenager, died on the way there. "I knew something looked amusing, so I went to see what was going on", Tonyetta Thomas said . It was a scary situation just before 10 a.m. CBS News spoke to one of the victims in Niles, Michigan, who was one of the lucky ones who survived. "The police officers helped us and saved our lives".

Esteri China March FX reserves rise slightly, remain above $3 trln
Author: 0 China March FX reserves rise slightly, remain above $3 trln

Data released by the People's Bank of China on Friday showed foreign exchange reserve rose by US3.96 billion in March to US$3.0091 trillion, after rising US$6.9 billion in February. Last week, China's State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) said that pressure from capital outflows has somewhat eased in 2016, and the year 2017 will bring greater flexibility in the yuan's exchange rate.

Esteri Scientists invent self-healing smartphone screen material, could come to market in 2020
Author: 0 Scientists invent self-healing smartphone screen material, could come to market in 2020

A new material not only heals itself, but it also stretches up to 50 times its usual size; these properties could fix your phone's battery if it cracks or prevent it from breaking in the first place. Lead researcher Dr Chao Wang combined a polar, stretchable polymer with a mobile, high-ionic-strength salt to create the material with the properties the researchers were seeking.

Author: 0 United Airlines Faces Backlash Over Dress Code Controversy

The passengers this morning were United pass riders and not in compliance with our dress code for company benefit travel. And like most companies, we have a dress code that we ask employees and pass riders to follow. Watts said the girl had a change of clothes in her backpack and was eventually allowed on the flight. - Jacki Antonovich (@jackiantonovich) March 26, 2017 @united Leggings are business attire for 10 year olds.

Esteri Michael Flynn Underreported $150000 in Income on White House Forms
Author: 0 Michael Flynn Underreported $150000 in Income on White House Forms

The disclosure forms show that Flynn earned at least $1.3 million in the past year, including more than $827,000 through his consulting firm, Flynn Intel Group. "That process was suspended when he left". Congressman Jason Chaffetz, the top Republican on the House of Representatives government oversight committee, said Monday he will ask the Government Accountability Office to examine the payments to Flynn.

Esteri Democrats object to Trump infrastructure plan's direction
Author: 0 Democrats object to Trump infrastructure plan's direction

Trump and his representatives still have not addressed the issue but did release a statement through Trump Spokeswoman Amanda Miller, who in late March said , "President Trump believed it was important to create multiple layers of approval for major actions and key business decision".

Esteri Good news for Reliance Jio users, know the 'summer surprise offer'
Author: 0 Good news for Reliance Jio users, know the 'summer surprise offer'

From April 1 onwards, Reliance Jio will start charging for providing free unlimited mobile data and free voice call services launched on September 5 previous year. And how to get Jio "Summer Surprise" offer? The Jio Prime membership costs Rs 99 and is valid till March 31, 2018. Furthermore, the company is extending the deadline for subscribing to the Prime service till 15th April and is now, even offering first three months complimentary for Prime users who recharge before the ...

Esteri Trump Says Progress Made in US-China Relations During Xi Visit
Author: 0 Trump Says Progress Made in US-China Relations During Xi Visit

Ivanka Trump urged her two oldest kids Arabella and Joseph to serenade the Chinese President Xi Jinping in Mandarin during his visit to the Donald's Mar-a-Lago estate. "President Trump noted the challenges caused by Chinese government intervention in its economy and raised serious concerns", Tillerson said. Mr Xi has plans to reciprocate the US' hospitality, according to Beijing's official news agency.

Esteri Saudi embassy confirms United Kingdom attacker had been in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Saudi embassy confirms United Kingdom attacker had been in Saudi Arabia

Police investigating the deadly terrorist attack in central London are focusing closely on how the perpetrator became radicalized, as they battle to piece together his identity and connections. A defiant May had told the reopened parliament that Britain's resolve "will never waver in the face of terrorism", as MPs stood heads bowed for a minute's silence in remembrance of the victims.