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  • Storm dumps snow or heavy rain, snarls travel in much of US

    Storm dumps snow or heavy rain, snarls travel in much of US

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:43 PM EST2019-02-20 18:43:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:05 PM EST2019-02-21 01:05:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Pedestrians walk in midtown Manhattan at Pershing Square as snow falls, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Pedestrians walk in midtown Manhattan at Pershing Square as snow falls, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in New York.
    (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Pedestrians walk in midtown Manhattan at Pershing Square as snow falls, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in New York.(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II). Pedestrians walk in midtown Manhattan at Pershing Square as snow falls, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, in New York.
    A sprawling storm is closing schools, snarling travel and threatening homeless populations with snow and cold stretching from the Midwest to the East Coast.
    A sprawling storm is closing schools, snarling travel and threatening homeless populations with snow and cold stretching from the Midwest to the East Coast.
  • W.Va. teachers end strike after no action on doomed bill

    W.Va. teachers end strike after no action on doomed bill

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 4:45 PM EST2019-02-20 21:45:04 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:05 PM EST2019-02-21 01:05:29 GMT
    (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). CORRECTS DAY OF WEEK TO WEDNESDAY - Teachers and school personnel, on the second day of a statewide strike, demonstrate outside the House of Delegates chamber, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at the West Virgini...(Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). CORRECTS DAY OF WEEK TO WEDNESDAY - Teachers and school personnel, on the second day of a statewide strike, demonstrate outside the House of Delegates chamber, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at the West Virgini...
    (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). CORRECTS DAY OF WEEK TO WEDNESDAY - Teachers and school personnel, on the second day of a statewide strike, demonstrate outside the House of Delegates chamber, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at the West Virgini...(Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP). CORRECTS DAY OF WEEK TO WEDNESDAY - Teachers and school personnel, on the second day of a statewide strike, demonstrate outside the House of Delegates chamber, Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, at the West Virgini...
    West Virginia teachers continued their strike for a second day Wednesday, descending on the state Capitol in droves to watch whether lawmakers circle back to an education bill that had been tabled a day before.
    West Virginia teachers continued their strike for a second day Wednesday, descending on the state Capitol in droves to watch whether lawmakers circle back to an education bill that had been tabled a day before.
  • 'Empire' actor charged with making false police report

    'Empire' actor charged with making false police report

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 7:43 AM EST2019-02-20 12:43:08 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:05 PM EST2019-02-21 01:05:26 GMT
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...
    (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...(Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File). FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles. Chicago police said Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, they're still seeking a follow-up interview with Sm...
    Chicago police have investigated but dismissed a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers...
    Chicago police have investigated but dismissed a tip that on the night "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett reported being attacked by two masked men he was in an elevator of his apartment building with two brothers questioned in the probe.
  • InternationalMore>>

  • UK politics fractures further as 3 Conservatives defect

    UK politics fractures further as 3 Conservatives defect

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 6:23 AM EST2019-02-20 11:23:03 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:13 PM EST2019-02-21 01:13:44 GMT
    Three pro-European lawmakers have quit Britain's governing Conservatives to join a newly formed centrist group of independent legislators opposed to the government's conduct of Brexit.
    Three pro-European lawmakers have quit Britain's governing Conservatives to join a newly formed centrist group of independent legislators opposed to the government's conduct of Brexit.
  • US says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State isn't citizen

    US says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State isn't citizen

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 1:53 PM EST2019-02-20 18:53:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:13 PM EST2019-02-21 01:13:42 GMT
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    (Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...(Hoda Muthana/Attorney Hassan Shibly via AP). This undated image provided by attorney Hassan Shibly shows Hoda Muthana, an Alabama woman who left home to join the Islamic State after becoming radicalized online. Muthana realized she was wrong and now w...
    Secretary of State Pompeo says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State in Syria isn't US citizen and can't return.
    Secretary of State Pompeo says Alabama woman who joined Islamic State in Syria isn't US citizen and can't return.
  • French court hits Swiss bank UBS with $5.1 billion penalty

    French court hits Swiss bank UBS with $5.1 billion penalty

    Wednesday, February 20 2019 2:53 AM EST2019-02-20 07:53:34 GMT
    Wednesday, February 20 2019 8:13 PM EST2019-02-21 01:13:40 GMT
    Swiss bank UBS could face a multibillion-euro fine as a Paris court is set to deliver a verdict on charges it helped wealthy French clients evade tax authorities.
    Swiss bank UBS could face a multibillion-euro fine as a Paris court is set to deliver a verdict on charges it helped wealthy French clients evade tax authorities.