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People Eagles maintain 51st spot in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings
Author: 0 Eagles maintain 51st spot in Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings

The results boosted the team's position in the overall rankings. Germany are still No 1 in the world Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings and posted a smug tweet on Thursday following the announcement. Meanwhile, Nigeria's 2018 FIFA World Cup Group D foes, Argentina were also non-movers as they remain fourth in the world. They are followed by Australia who have climbed a couple of rungs to the 36th spot while Japan rose one step to the 56th position.

Author: 0 Record cold in US South

Travel will be very hard today , tonight and Thursday morning. In Tennessee, which had the coldest pockets in the South, wind chills made the air feel as low as 10 below zero.More than 45 million people are under wind chill advisories or warnings in the United States.

Author: 0 4 killed as storm batters Netherlands, Belgium

In Bad Salzungen, Germany, a 28-year-old fireman was killed when a tree fell on him while trying to help a woman who had been trapped in her auto by fallen trees, the district administration said. Thousands of of homes in south-east England have been left without electricity. Some service to London's King's Cross station has been disrupted. Driving conditions in parts of Scotland are extremely hazardous, with officials advising motorists to stay off the roads because of blustery winds, heavy ...

People Arizona group again helping immigrants renew DACA status
Author: 0 Arizona group again helping immigrants renew DACA status

However, as lawmakers return from the holiday weekend, the mood on Capitol Hill between the two parties - and even between factions within Republican enclaves - has soured after a tumultuous week that included a bipartisan group of senators announcing they had an immigration deal, Trump rejecting it and reports that the Presidenthad used vulgar language to describe the African nations affected by such a proposal.

People Pope Francis defends Chilean bishop accused of hiding abuse of minors
Author: 0 Pope Francis defends Chilean bishop accused of hiding abuse of minors

One cardinal aboard the flight drafted the wedding certificate on a sheet of paper from the airline by hand. The pair, identified by the Associated Press as Carlos Ciuffardi and Paola Podest , had told Francis during the flight that they had had a civil ceremony but that their religious ceremony was put on hold because a 2010 quake in Chile had destroyed their church, according to ANSA.

People Ex-Trump adviser Bannon subpoenaed in special counsel Russian Federation probe
Author: 0 Ex-Trump adviser Bannon subpoenaed in special counsel Russian Federation probe

It was the first time Mueller is known to have used a subpoena against a member of Trump's inner circle, the Times said. Mr Bannon was present for several controversial moments in the Trump administration, including the firing of former national security adviser Michael Flynn after he misled the Vice President about his dealings with Russian Federation.

People Officials at Auburn University choose Buffalo's Allen Greene as next Athletics Director
Author: 0 Officials at Auburn University choose Buffalo's Allen Greene as next Athletics Director

Auburn has found its next athletic director. He was hired at Buffalo in November of 2015. Greene does have SEC experience, though, serving as an assistant AD at Ole Miss from 2009 to 2012. Greene was a star outfielder for Notre Dame in the 90s and was drafted by the Yankees in the ninth round in 1998. Current Auburn AD Jay Jacobs will be retiring in June of 2018 at the absolute latest, so the Tigers have been busy searching for his replacement.

People New York Jets fire offensive coordinator John Morton
Author: 0 New York Jets fire offensive coordinator John Morton

Jets offensive coordinator Jon Morton is the first pin to drop, as he was relieved of his duties on Wednesday afternoon, per Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News . The Jets ranked 28th among NFL teams in total offense with an average of 305.2 yards, as well as 18.6 points per game, which ranked 24th in the league.

People Mulitple officers injured in police-involved shooting in Harrisburg
Author: 0 Mulitple officers injured in police-involved shooting in Harrisburg

A United States marshal has been killed and two other officers have been injured while serving a warrant in Pennsylvania. The officer was being treated for injuries that were reported as non-life threatening, the police department said. A Dauphin County Communications dispatcher confirmed there was a shooting but declined to provide other information. According to ABC station WHTM , the shooting happened Thursday morning at 17th and Mulberry streets.

People Senate Democrats: Government Shutdowns Are Bad
Author: 0 Senate Democrats: Government Shutdowns Are Bad

Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, the Senate's Democratic whip, who's taken the lead on immigration negotiations for his party in the chamber, was asked Tuesday afternoon if he could support a short-term spending bill that did not include a plan to protect recipients of the expiring Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program .

People Immigration Deal Distant as Leaders Try to Avert Shutdown
Author: 0 Immigration Deal Distant as Leaders Try to Avert Shutdown

GOP Rep. Bradley Byrne of Alabama said he was "struggling" with his vote. Instead, Ryan, R-Wis., said it was "baffling" why Democrats would oppose the spending measure, noting it contains money for the military and a widely supported children's health insurance program.

People Chinese troops still present at Doklam: Army chief Bipin Rawat
Author: 0 Chinese troops still present at Doklam: Army chief Bipin Rawat

Going on about India's efforts to counter China's assertion against smaller South Asian nations like Nepal and Bhutan, the mouthpiece resorted to its aggressive posturing. We have 180 people around the world to counter terrorism and 93 per cent of terrorist propaganda have been found and taken down by bots or humans. He said Facebook had a four-point policy on countering extremist posts: preventing them, working with influencers, engaging with law enforcers and engaging with people who will ...

Author: 0 U.S. government shutdown looms amid immigration battle

But that law was not permanent, and Congress would have to pass a similar bill this time if they want to pay the same federal employees and contractors during a shutdown . "I think Republicans always get blamed for a shutdown", said Alex Conant, a political strategist who used to work for Republican Senator Marco Rubio.

People Drone rescues two swimmers near Australian beach in world first
Author: 0 Drone rescues two swimmers near Australian beach in world first

They were able to grab onto the floatation device and swim to shore. A flotation device is dropped from a drone to the struggling swimmers . They showed signs of fatigue, but were ultimately unharmed in the incident. Today, Mr Blair said it was evident that the investment had paid off. Along with their ability to spot swimmers in trouble and deliver lifesaving devices faster than traditional lifesaving techniques, like launching surfboards or rubber dinghies, drones are being used in ...

People Two police constables martyred in Quetta
Author: 0 Two police constables martyred in Quetta

This week a polio immunization drive was being carried out, where in more than 2.4 million children were to be administered the polio vaccine. Militants linked with al-Qaeda often attack health workers vaccinating children. Prime Minister has also strongly condemned the attack on personnel of Balochistan Constabulary in Quetta today that resulted into martyrdom of two officials.

People Here's What We Didn't Learn From Donald Trump's MOCA Cognitive Assessment
Author: 0 Here's What We Didn't Learn From Donald Trump's MOCA Cognitive Assessment

Several mental health professionals who have not examined the president have speculated that he might be suffering from early-stage dementia or have some other mental health issue. For example, Kevin Durant is famously taller than his listed height of 6-9, and toward the end of his playing days, Shaquille O'Neal was widely thought to be far heavier than his listed weight of 324 pounds.

People J&K: BSF jawan martyred in Pakistan shelling at RS Pura
Author: 0 J&K: BSF jawan martyred in Pakistan shelling at RS Pura

A BSF official said Pakistani troops breached border ceasefire in R S pura, Arnia and Ramgarh sectors in Jammu at around 10.30 pm last night. He belonged to Tamil Nadu. On December 25 a year ago, the Indian Army troops - in a tit-for-tat action - crossed LoC and killed three Pakistani army men in Rawalakote sector of Poonch.

People World's largest underwater cave could unearth Maya secrets
Author: 0 World's largest underwater cave could unearth Maya secrets

The vast, 216-mile system actually connects two of the largest flooded cave systems in the world, the 164-mile-long Sistema Sac Actun and the 52-mile-long Dos Ojos system. Guillermo de Anda, a subaquatic archaeologist, said of the find: "This huge cave represents the most important submerged archaeological site in the world, as it has more than a hundred archaeological contexts".

People Tripura votes on Feb 18; Meghalaya, Nagaland on Feb 27
Author: 0 Tripura votes on Feb 18; Meghalaya, Nagaland on Feb 27

Both parties were aligning with regional tribal parties to take on the Left. After losing Assam to the BJP , retaining Meghalaya is crucial for the party. The visits continued until the officials were satisfied will the arrangements made by the state election in charges ahead of elections. However, political analysts do not rule out the possibility of a Manipur-like situation where BJP formed the government despite Congress emerging as the single largest party.

People Kamal Haasan to announce his political party name on February 21
Author: 0 Kamal Haasan to announce his political party name on February 21

Fair enough. Actually, the territory and that situation made me decide on politics. Asked to react on Rajinikanth's views, Haasan expressed his support for the same saying, "Time is a good medicine for everything". The actor's Thursday column said he would start his political tour -- a "journey of discovery to understand people's needs and aspirations" -- on February 21 from ex-president Abdul Kalam's hometown, Rameswaram.

People GST Council meet today: Simplifying returns, reduction of rates on the cards
Author: 0 GST Council meet today: Simplifying returns, reduction of rates on the cards

Under the GST regime, rolled out from July a year ago, inter-state road transport of goods exceeding Rs 50,000 in value and beyond 10 km, will mandatorily require e-way bill from February 1. "15 states have said that they will also start on the same day the intra-state E-way bill". Explained | E-way bill: What is this system, how will it work? Mr Jaitley said the spirit of cooperative federalism would be encouraged and maintained.

People Republicans eye another short-term bill to fund United States government
Author: 0 Republicans eye another short-term bill to fund United States government

Still, he said he plans to vote for the measure and expects it to have enough GOP support to pass the House. Another Democratic Senator from a Trump-friendly state, Joe Donnelly, of IN, said he is "still looking at the process" for the continuing resolution that will need to pass both chamber this week.

People Aziz Ansari Responds to Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Author: 0 Aziz Ansari Responds to Sexual Misconduct Allegations

That's pretty mild compared to what is the expected - perhaps encouraged? - response from men when the sexual encounter goes in a direction that they don't expect, one that threatens their masculinity. But to me it makes sense that the abused, in the anonymity of the internet, started to come forward and tell their stories in the forums and comment sections and private emails that would later form the blind item community.

People China detects position of sunken oil tanker Sanchi
Author: 0 China detects position of sunken oil tanker Sanchi

Oil slicks have been found in waters around the ship that sank. China's State Oceanic Administration (SOA) said in a statement that it detected fires and dense black smoke in a large area around the Panama-registered oil tanker at around 10 am (local time) today and the entire ship sank at around 3 pm.

People Trump threatens to cut off aid to Palestinians
Author: 0 Trump threatens to cut off aid to Palestinians

The U.S. government, on Tuesday, earmarked 60 million dollars for the agency for 2018, saying it would withhold 65 million dollars. The UNRWA Commissioner-General, Pierre Krahenbuhl, said in a statement on Wednesday that the organisation was faced with "the most dramatic financial crisis in its history".

People European Union keeps up offer for United Kingdom to stay
Author: 0 European Union keeps up offer for United Kingdom to stay

Mr Juncker said the pledge to give financial support to the peace process was "an unconditional European commitment". The European Commission president said Brexit was a " catastrophe " and suggested he would like Britain to stay. He said that pro-Europeans such as former Labour prime minister Tony Blair "will never ever ever give up". "I would like us now to treat each other with respect and not abandon each other".

People Golden Girls star turns 96-years-young
Author: 0 Golden Girls star turns 96-years-young

While Deadpool can be extremely violent at times, he probably is one of the morefun-lovingg heroes, and has shown affinities for stuff that you just wouldn't think a ruthless mercenary would be into. As Sue Ann Nivens on " The Mary Tyler Moore Show ", White could never not be smiling, even as she poured her heart out. There's still one major item on White's bucket list and that is meeting Robert Redford.

People There's no case against Hafiz Saeed 'sahab', says Pakistan PM
Author: 0 There's no case against Hafiz Saeed 'sahab', says Pakistan PM

Abbasi on Indian Bipin Rawat's comment said, "Indian Army chief will not speak in our favour. It is a fact that Pakistan has nuclear capability and we have demonstrated it". He said that Senate elections will be held on time and the government will complete his term. And with this latest declaration, diplomatic sources say, Islamabad has firmly shut the door on talks with New Delhi.

People Senate panel freezes Indiana's cold beer effort
Author: 0 Senate panel freezes Indiana's cold beer effort

It would expand the sale of cold beer beyond just liquor stores. The commission voted against Senate Bill 26 by a tally of 9-1 after three hours of testimony that mostly involved business owners and industry group representatives. "Polling shows that the majority of Hoosiers want to be able to purchase beer and wine and they want to be able to be able to purchase beer and wine, where they want, and at what temperature they want, and what day they want", state Kelly McClure, President of ...

Author: 0 Donald Trump said 'shithouse' and not 'shithole', claims White House source

On Friday, Mr Durbin said: "I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday". "We need to make sure that both sides aren't using this for political gain and we do our job and fix this issue". Durbin said - that he stood by every word that he said.

People Cape Town tightens water restrictions
Author: 0 Cape Town tightens water restrictions

Despite our urging for months, 60% of Capetonians are callously using more than 87 litres per day. "At the current rate the city is likely to reach Day Zero on 22 April", said councilor Xanthea Limberg, Cape Town's mayoral committee member for water.

People North Korea behind WannaCry cyberattack say authorities
Author: 0 North Korea behind WannaCry cyberattack say authorities

He went on to add, "This was a reckless attack and it was meant to cause havoc and destruction". Since there was strong public evidence of North Korea's connection to WannaCry for months, the timing of the USA condemnation may be tied to other concerns.