by | March 21, 2018 | 10:43

Spring, by the way, officially begins at 12:15 p.m. Rain will likely turn into snow Tuesday night, which has prompted a winter weather advisory for the Lexington area. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch are possible. Some areas could see as much as 10 inches of snow throughout the day. Here's the latest of what you need to know.

by | March 21, 2018 | 09:06

A handful of Democrats have already said they would oppose Haspel. During her time at the agency, Haspel has held several senior leadership positions, including directorial roles in the National Clandestine Service and in the Counterterrorism Center, as well as several Chief of Station roles, a news release from the CIA said.

by | March 21, 2018 | 06:01

Some analysts say that after 18 years of leadership - both as president and prime minister - Putin fatigue may be spreading across the country, and many Russians are expected to skip the polls. At the 532nd polling station, turnout grew from five percent at 10am to 35 percent by 2pm local time. The 36-year-old star TV host casts herself as a choice for those who have grown exhausted of Putin and his familiar challengers and want liberal changes.

by | March 21, 2018 | 03:20

Sabol said that most students were mostly silent to show solidarity with the Parkland victims, and there was not much disruption to the school. "We have a real problem in this country when children must advocate for their safety because some elected officials in Washington won't", said Mulgrew.

by | March 20, 2018 | 07:10

The app was essentially a personality quiz based on the Big 5 model of personality, which measures the traits openness, conscientiousness, neuroticism, agreeableness, and extraversion. Several app developers told TheWrap there is still little stopping them from violating Facebook's terms of service and selling its data. Cambridge Analytica said on Saturday it deleted the information Kogan had provided after it became known he did not follow Facebook's policies.

by | March 20, 2018 | 06:15

Alabama Sen. Doug Jones and Pennsylvania congressional candidate Conor Lamb attracted attention as moderates who emphasized the middle class. The conventional wisdom is that last week - with a much-watched congressional special election, a shakeup in the diplomatic profile of the country, and internal White House debates about how and against whom to impose steel and aluminum tariffs - answered several vital questions.

by | March 19, 2018 | 01:54

Committee Democrats vehemently disagreed. Not all lawmakers were convinced, however, that Dowd's statement and Trump's tweets added up to an actual effort to derail the probe. McCabe was sacked by Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday night after being long derided by the President. "I applaud Attorney General Jeff Sessions for taking action and firing former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe prior to his scheduled retirement", said Goodlatte, head of the U.S.

by | March 19, 2018 | 01:47

Only after the Bush administration tried to argue that waterboarding was "enhanced interrogation", and not torture banned by US and global law, did a domestic debate arise. "Deal with it and move on". Engelberg rightfully points out that at the same time , The New York Times published a story about Haspel's involvement in the prison and brought it back up this week after Trump's nomination.

by | March 18, 2018 | 09:50

The force has awoken across the island of Ireland as Star Wars hero Mark Hamill joins in the celebrations to mark St Patrick's Day . Other parades are to be held across the region including in Londonderry, Newry, Armagh and Downpatrick.

by | March 17, 2018 | 07:38

Kevin Knox scored 25 points and had six rebounds to lead the scoring while Shai Gilgeous-Alexander finished with 19 points, eight rebounds, seven assists and five steals. It was also a 6.5-point underdog against Auburn in the SEC tournament game the Tide won 81-63. Brunson averages 4.7 assists per game, while Sexton averages 3.6.

by | March 16, 2018 | 03:59

They clashed on several issues, notably the Iranian nuclear agreement . U.S. President Donald Trump speaks on new Iran strategy at the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, on October 13, 2017. "I'm going to do everything I can to block them", said Paul. Less than a week before the long-rumoured "Rexit", White House Chief Economic Adviser Gary Cohn, formerly a Wall Street banker, quit his post over his opposition to Mr.

by | March 16, 2018 | 02:43

It may take a while to see if the worries about a global trade war were prescient, as other countries mull their options. Automakers and other businesses that want to win exclusions from President Trump's planned tariffs on imported steel and aluminum will face a high bar set by the U.S.

by | March 15, 2018 | 10:31

It seems that fans of the new reincarnation of Tomb Raider's heroine, Lara Croft , are not happy at all with certain sexist comments about Alicia Vikander's body in the upcoming movie . which are never made entirely clear. So, thought Volvo when it was planning its PR campaign for the new XC40, what better way to get it front and centre in the U.S.

by | March 15, 2018 | 09:43

Alan Lightman is a physicist, novelist, and professor of the practice of the humanities at MIT . Part of Hawking's legacy is that he lived with ALS, which kept him in a wheelchair for decades. SMITH: (As Lisa Simpson) Even you? His work ranged from the origins of the universe itself, through the tantalising prospect of time travel to the mysteries of space's all-consuming black holes .

by | March 14, 2018 | 01:05

Trump, explaining his decision to fire Tillerson, cited the secretary's reluctance to exit the Iran nuclear deal . So he ordered Mr. Tillerson to start. As for Tillerson, he reportedly did not know today would bring his diplomatic career to a sudden end, as the former head of Exxon-Mobil had just arrived back in the United States last night, after a trip to Africa.

by | March 13, 2018 | 06:47

The controversial measures, first announced last month, were passed by the National People's Congress . "In these years we have seen the rise and decline of countries and particularly the harsh reality that the Western political system doesn't apply to developing countries and produces awful results".

by | March 13, 2018 | 06:40

Noted Bollywood actor and leader of ruling BJP Shatrughan Sinha commended the discipline of the protesting farmers on Twitter. Mr Fadnavis was responding to a discussion in the Assembly, initiated by Leader of Opposition Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, who lauded the farmers for their peaceful protest.

by | March 12, 2018 | 08:34

The Volunteers shot 19-of-25 (.760) from the floor in the first half, going 7-of-8 (.875) from deep to take a 48-29 lead at halftime. Kentucky 33, Tennessee 18 with less than four minutes to go in the first half. "I mean, now you can lose a game". Jaylen Barford added 14, while Anton Beard posted 11. Kyle Alexander , Grant Williams and James Daniel III each had 12 points.

by | March 12, 2018 | 07:01

By no means are they locks, however. The win moved Arizona (25-7) into a Pac-12 Tournament semifinal game on Friday at 7 p.m. against the victor of Thursday afternoon's UCLA-Stanford game. Arizona vs USC tv channel is on FS1. "... I will say I'm confident in the team that we have right now, and that we can compete with some of the best teams in college basketball".

by | March 12, 2018 | 05:09

UW-L scored points in all five of Friday's final events, including Andrew Jarrett who captured the national title in the weight throw (65-½), becoming the fourth UW-L athlete to win the national title in that event. In the penultimate race of the meet, Northern Arizona's Andy Trouard was a surprise 3,000m victor, moving ahead of 5,000 champion Justyn Knight of Syracuse down the stretch to cross the line in 8:04.94.

by | March 11, 2018 | 04:00

But he showed more leniency than initially thought. While some of his suppliers are based in Mexico, which are exempt from the tariff along with Canada , others are located in Brazil. "Exclusions will add reams to the tariff code that US businesses will struggle to navigate". US President Donald Trump speaks before signing Section 232 Proclamations on Steel and Aluminum Imports in the Oval Office of the White House.

by | March 11, 2018 | 03:01

Even more impressive is that much of the lockdown effort came without ACC Defensive Player of the Year Isaiah Wilkins who was banged up shortly before halftime. "All the Tar Heels that are up in NY - it brings everyone together for the game". Joel Berry won the Everett Case Award as MVP. Those were the only positives.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:23

Experts have predicted a neutral country, South Korea, the Demilitarized Zone , or even North Korea , if Kim refuses to leave his country. Spokesman Geng Shuang on Friday said China welcomes and supports the "positive inter-Korean and U.S".

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:19

Were set to move our clocks ahead one hour this Sunday. Next: DST does more than just change the sunrise and sunset. Surprisingly, DST can have serious impacts on your health . For example, on the shortest day of 2017, the winter solstice of the northern hemisphere on December 21, sunrise was at 7:04 a.m. and sunset was at 5:34 p.m.

by | March 10, 2018 | 01:16

A woman draws a mural on a office window in Fitzrovia during International Women's Day on March 8, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. "Time is Now theme (of the UN) resonates strongly with our movement in light of the fact that almost four years after 276 girls were kidnapped from a secondary school in Chibok in Borno State, 110 girls were kidnapped from a secondary school in Dapchi in Yobe State 17 days ago".

by | March 08, 2018 | 04:00

When police refused, dozens of Muslim properties were set alight and a curfew was imposed in two towns in the district. Police ordered Dialog Axiata, the country's largest mobile phone service provider, to restrain internet connections in the Kandy district after postings appeared on Facebook threatening attacks on Muslims.

by | March 08, 2018 | 03:48

He added more details in an interview with CNN: "Canada's 40 per cent of the (American aluminum) market". "You never discuss publicly anything you're going to do, until you do it, if you are a responsible government", Mulroney said. This is their opportunity to exercise their power in support of free trade. "The president needs to have the courage to do that". They laugh at what fools our leaders have been.

by | March 08, 2018 | 03:03

On the Democratic side, in the 16th district, a candidate who raised just shy of $1 million finished second - but with only about 11,000 votes, missed the runoff; and a candidate in the 32nd district also raised nearly $1 million and finished third with just 5,500 votes.

by | March 08, 2018 | 02:03

IWD 2018 campaign theme is PressforProgress. Everyone in the world puts their trousers on one leg at a time, we eat, breathe and do what we can to make a life for ourselves and those around us. We have to remain persistent, Fr Luke says, and ensure that qualified women are considered and hired when employment opportunities open up. Of course, you'll probably talk a bit about gender equality , and the women's rights movement , but for younger kids and even preteens, stories are a much ...

by | March 07, 2018 | 10:12

Only one of the four Democrats is a woman, and she's raised the least amount of money by far. NBC's First Read has a good rundown of some of the important races to watch. "Experts have warned that a future attack on our election infrastructure, by Russian Federation or other malicious actors, is all but guaranteed". Ted Cruz is "absolutely" anxious about Democrats taking over the southern state in the upcoming midterm elections.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:39

Some of the issues that helped Trump nationally, such as reworking trade deals like the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), can be vulnerabilities in Texas, where the state's economy is heavily dependent on trade with neighbor Mexico.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:09

The West Virginia legislature argued for hours but could not agree Saturday on how much to raise teachers' pay - meaning the teachers strike may well extend into an eighth day Monday. The bill quickly passed in the House Wednesday, but Senate lawmakers expressed concern about how the state will fund the raise. The House disagreed with the Senate and sent the bill to a conference committee.

by | March 07, 2018 | 00:07

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and Attorney General Jeff Sessions have both publicly supported the view that DACA is similarly illegal. "As a nation known for keeping its promises, failing to do so in this case would not only cause unnecessary grief and hardship to many young people and their families, but it would also damage our reputation around the world".

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:53

But the eurozone's third-biggest economy was in political limbo as negotiations between the various groups to determine who leads looked likely to take weeks or months. A poll for RAI state television said a bloc of centre-right and far-right parties would win between 33-36 percent of the vote, short of the 40 percent analysts have said is the minimum needed to secure a majority under Italy's new electoral law.

by | March 06, 2018 | 10:08

For Virginia (28-2), there is the chance to cement the NCAA Tournament's overall No. 1 seeding. The Cavaliers will receive a double-bye into Thursday'squarterfinal round, along with No. Which gets us to two most interesting case studies. They will play either No. 6 seed North Carolina , No. 11 seed Syracuse or No. 14 seed Wake Forest .