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Evening Weather Forecast Monday, April 9th, 2018

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Winds will stay northeasterly around 5 to 15 miles per hour. Today , clouds will stick around and we'll see a high of 43 degrees. Overall, this is not expected to mess up your day too much. North wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Thursday starts off in the low 50s for the morning commute with an afternoon high around 80°. The return of warmer temperatures and a powerful storm system on Friday , will bring rain with a possibility of thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening. Read More »

Israeli war planes struck Syrian air base, says Russian military

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U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to take military action against Syria over a suspected chemical-weapons attack on civilians over the weekend, while Russian Federation warned any such action would have "grave repercussions". The agency said the bombing killed some people and injured others, but did not give an exact toll. On Sunday, an operation was launched to evacuate militants from the Jaysh al-Islam group, their families and civilians held hostage by them from the city of ... Read More »

1 dead in officer-involved shooting in SE Portland

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Police say the caller advised that she'd left the location in an attempt to escape her male attacker. When police arrived they found the woman and the man outside. As the suspect was attempted to be apprehended, shots were fired, police said. Police ask that anyone who may have information on this incident to call their investigations division at 630-256-5500 or Crime Stoppers at 630-892-1000. Read More »

Florida Gov. poised to start campaign for US Senate

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He is term-limited from running for a third time . "They (said) governor you just don't fit into Tallahassee". We will change Washington . "We shouldn't be sending the same old exhausted people to Washington ". Paula Hawkins, a Republican, in the 1986 Senate race. Scott's approval rating has climbed in recent months. Slightly more Florida voters disapprove of Trump's job so far as president (44 percent) than approve (41 percent), according to a Florida Atlantic University Poll in ... Read More »

Woman decapitates boyfriend, then asks cops to 'let me get my heads'

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Mills, of Rural Retreat, W.Va., is charged with second-degree murder, although authorities say the investigation is ongoing and first-degree murder charges are not out of the question, according to West Virginia Metro News . Deputies found another body part of the victim's near the home where Mills was discovered, Detective L.L. Addair said in a criminal complaint. Later that day, officials responded to a call about a homicide, where they found a man, identified as White, decapitated ... Read More »

Trump Calls Chinese Tariffs on American Cars 'Stupid'

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During an eagerly awaited speech at a development conference on the tropical Chinese island of Hainan, Xi billed the planned cut in vehicle tariffs and a series of other measures as "a new phase of opening up". A week later, Trump announced his plan to target US$50 billion worth of Chinese imports to address a trade imbalance that grew to a record US$376 billion in 2017 and to fight against investment rules that require foreign companies operating in China to transfer intellectual ... Read More »

Trump pledges swift United States response to Syria chemical attack

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President Donald Trump said Monday he will decide on a USA response to the apparent chemical weapons attack on Syrian civilians "probably by the end of today". Ahmad Tarakji of the Syrian-American Medical Society. Mrs May sidestepped a question on whether Parliament would be recalled from recess to debate any military intervention. Read More »

Supreme court criticizes govt over Cauvery Management Board

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The Centre had argued for more time to work out the modalities of water-sharing, citing the Karnataka election. Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth along with his contemporary Kamal Haasan and other fellow Tamil stars on Sunday gathered in Chennai to protest against the delay in setting up Cauvery Management Board . Read More »

Trump May Not Meet With North Korean Leader Until June

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US and North Korean officials have been holding secret talks in recent weeks to prepare for the upcoming meeting. The main issue at the summit will be North Korea's nuclear program. "Now, when we meet with North Korea, it will be very interesting for the whole world", said trump. Hopefully it'll soon be considered a relationship that'so much diverse from it's been around for many, many decades. Read More »

14 killed as Canada ice hockey team's bus crashes

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Police said 29 people were on board at the time of the crash. Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe retweeted a photo of one player who survived, Derek Patter, lying side-by-side with two other injured players on hospital beds, clasping each other's hands in support. Read More »

Hackers leave Iran message from US: 'Don't mess with our elections'

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A Syrian soldier inspects weapons and ammunition at a room, in Zamalka town, Eastern Ghouta, in the countryside of Damascus on April 8, 2018 . The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a British-based monitor, said at least 14 people were killed including some fighters of various nationalities. Read More »

Father of missing Tenn. boy with autism charged with homicide

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Joe Clyde Daniels' parents told USA investigators that they went to wake the 5-year-old for school around 5.20am on Wednesday (Thursday NZ time), but he was gone. Authorities did not initially suspect foul play and sightings deemed credible by the TBI of the boy were reported. Joe Clyde was first reported missing on Wednesday at 7 a.m., said TBI, which added the boy was wearing pajamas when he went missing. Read More »

German media: Knife attack on Berlin half-marathon foiled

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One of the apartments Berlin police raided before the race started Sunday was also searched after the Christmas market attack , the newspaper said. Berlin Mayor Michael Mueller thanked security forces for preventing an "impending attack with their vigilance and police work". Read More »

BJP trying to destroy multiculturalism in Karnataka: Rahul

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Attempts are being made for opposition unity. "We respect Bangalore and we recognize what Bangalore has done for the progress and prosperity of this nation", he said. He said "the fact of the matter is between Mr Amit Shah and Mr Modi, they are convinced there are only two human beings in this country". To this, Shah said that Rahul Gandhi is propagating lies and asserted that BJP will never do away with the reservations in their rule. Read More »

Cold today, snow showers likely tonight

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Southwest wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm in the evening. It will start off as rain but there's a possibility it switches to a mix, then snow after around 2 a.m. This is all ahead of our next storm system as it will begin to push through later on this morning into the afternoon. Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Read More »

President Trump Expresses Confidence in Fair Resolution to Trade Dispute with China

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Trump says he and Chinese President Xi Jinping "will always be friends, no matter what happens with our dispute on trade". The president commented ahead of several appearances by top members of his economic team, who are expected to defend the US threats to impose tariffs on Chinese imports and frame the moves as part of a longer-term strategy for growth. Read More »

Gaza buries journalist killed while covering mass protests

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Palestinians are flocking to tent camps along the Gaza-Israel border ahead of what the territory's Hamas rulers hope will be the second mass protest in a week. In Khan Younis, also in Gaza's south, Usama Khamis Musallam Qudeih, 29, died after he was shot in the head by soldiers. Despite these efforts, more than 1,300 Palestinians were injured - around 30 of them critically - by Israeli forces in Gaza on Friday. Read More »

Soldiers Killed In 5th Military Aircraft Accident This Month

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The two soldiers were members of the 101st Airborne Division's 101st Combat Aviation Brigade. Gen. Todd Royar said in a statement, according to multiple outlets. Four Marines were killed in a California helicopter crash on Tuesday. The pilot ejected in time and survived. An Army AH-64 Apache helicopter crashed April 7 at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. Read More »

'Disgusting', Australian politician blasts indigenous focus at Games

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And Stephanie Morton and Kaarle McCulloch, who made up the women's team sprint pair, won their event, also beating NZ. Kelland O'Brien replaced Jordan Kerby in the quartet that qualified fastest earlier in the day, teaming with Leigh Howard, Alex Porter and Sam Welsford to win Australia's second of three track cycling gold medals at Brisbane's Anna Meares Velodrome. Read More »

PM Abbasi reaches Kabul on one day visit

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It explained the matters to be discussed including strengthening bilateral political, economic, security and counter-terrorism cooperation, return of Afghan refugees, combating drug production and narco-trade, Afghan peace process and regional political and security situation. Read More »

NYAG to probe NYPD shooting of man with metal pipe in Brooklyn

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The New York Police Department has reached a settlement with New Jersey Muslim groups who accused officers of illegal surveillance of mosques, student groups and businesses after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, according to court documents filed on Thursday. Read More »

USA sanctions target Russian people - Embassy in Washington

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The Treasury Department also points to Russia's alleged cyber attacks. Russia's foreign ministry promised a "tough response" and said the United States had joined the "enemies of the market economy and honest and free competition" as they "use administrative methods to eliminate competitors" such as Rosoboronexport. Read More »

Indian Air Force begins process to procure 110 fighter jets

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In a major move, the Indian Air Force today started the process to acquire a fleet of 114 fighter jets which are expected to significantly enhance its overall strike capability. Consequently, improving Indias capacity to play a stronger role in the region would play a critical role in the U.S. grand strategy, the think-tank said. Read More »

Escanaba child porn case sent to higher court

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After months of investigation, Vatican police have arrested a former staff member at the Vatican nunciature in Washington, on charges related to the possession and distribution of child pornography. Police in Windsor, Ontario, said Capella allegedly uploaded child porn to a social networking site while visiting a place of worship from over the 2016 Christmas holiday. Read More »

India steps up support for Nepal

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Last year, the people of Nepal once again expressed their confidence in democracy and the federal system. The treaty essentially paved the way for Nepal to access Chinese ports, but India was not pleased. Later, PM Modi extended an invitation to him for a visit to India while congratulating Mr Oli over phone on his win. Emphasis was given to ensuring completion of connectivity projects outlined in the past, he said. Read More »