Storm forecast to bring up to 9 inches of snow to Illinois

A moisture-laden heavy wet snow is expected to spread into our area from the west later tonight, making travel very hard, as the snow adds up and complicated by strengthening east winds gusting over 30 miles per hour. Counties in the winter storm wa... More..

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French president says suspect killed 3, injured 16
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

French president says suspect killed 3, injured 16

Mrs May briefed other European Union leaders on the probe into the Salisbury attack over a summit dinner on Thursday (March 22). 'Every day we detect facts and foil new attacks. "This is a small, quiet, tow...More..

Russian Federation tension: British diplomats leave Moscow
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Russian Federation tension: British diplomats leave Moscow

Gary Aitkenhead, the chief executive of the facility, said yesterday there was "no way" a nerve agent could have left the site. Russia President Vladimir Putin's office said Thursday that Greek leader Alexi...More..

John Bolton Reportedly Considering 'Massive Shake-Up' at National Security Council
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

John Bolton Reportedly Considering 'Massive Shake-Up' at National Security Council

But as President Donald Trump's incoming national security adviser, Bolton's warped worldview could shape USA policy. Mr Bolton has consistently argued for an uncompromising USA stance backed by overwhelmin...More..

Fuming Trump defends Putin embrace after damaging leak
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Fuming Trump defends Putin embrace after damaging leak

The tempest over President Donald Trump's congratulatory phone call to Vladimir Putin quickly grew on Thursday into an uproar over White House leaks, sparking an internal investigation and speculation over ...More..

Turkish soldiers martyred in explosion in Afrin
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Turkish soldiers martyred in explosion in Afrin

There, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has unleashed his army and Syrian former rebel fighters to take Afrin from a group he sees as aligned with the outlawed Kurdish PKK group fighting within Turkey...More..

Mississippi Gov Names State's First Female Senator
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Mississippi Gov Names State's First Female Senator

Hyde-Smith, a Republican, served as Mississippi's commissioner of agriculture and commerce until her appointment. When Cochran, 80, announced his resignation March 5, there were numerous Republicans report...More..

Democrat JB Pritzker Wins Illinois Gubernatorial Primary
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Democrat JB Pritzker Wins Illinois Gubernatorial Primary

Daniel Biss and businessman Chris Kennedy - made during debates, criticizing Pritzker and his perceived links to Madigan, who besides holding the the powerful speaker's post is also head of the state Democratic...More..

Merkel says Russian Federation can't be let off the hook in poison attack
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Merkel says Russian Federation can't be let off the hook in poison attack

President Donald Trump's plan to introduce tariffs on steel and aluminum imports and warned Washington that the European Union was ready to take countermeasures if necessary. The grand coalition, mockingly dubb...More..

North Korea to host first K-pop shows since 2005
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

North Korea to host first K-pop shows since 2005

It has been more than a decade since South Korean pop stars graced the stage of North Korea. A group of 160 artists from South Korea will be participating. Red Velvet is the first girl group to perform in...More..

Time magazine points to Russian Federation as driver of Venezuelan Petro
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Time magazine points to Russian Federation as driver of Venezuelan Petro

The two, however, were not the top Russian authority to back Maduro . Further, Time reported that "senior advisers to the Kremlin" oversaw the petro's development, with the support of Russian president Vla...More..

Israel Says It Destroyed Syrian Nuclear Reactor in 2007
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Israel Says It Destroyed Syrian Nuclear Reactor in 2007

Wednesday's announcement marks the second time that Israel has acknowledged destroying the nuclear reactor of an enemy country. Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon said on Wednesday that I...More..

Forecast snow increased to 2-4 inches
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Forecast snow increased to 2-4 inches

Yep, Britain needs to brace itself for more snow and icy showers as the BBC has predicted a "Beast from the North East" to batter the country over the Easter weekend of 30 March to 2 April. Wet weather cont...More..

Lalu Prasad Yadav falls ill in jail, admitted to RIMS hospital
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Lalu Prasad Yadav falls ill in jail, admitted to RIMS hospital

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has been admitted to RIMS Hospital in Ranchi . Lalu's elder son Tej Pratap, who flew from Patna , said: "I heard that my father was being taken to RIMS by the jail authorities ...More..

Stormy Daniels and Trump: Polygraph backs affair claim
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Stormy Daniels and Trump: Polygraph backs affair claim

Clifford stated that the "hush agreement" she and Cohen agreed to in October 2016 is not legit, which would allow her to publicly discuss her alleged relationship with Trump. As corroborated by extensive repo...More..

Trump Loses Bid To Dismiss Accuser's Defamation Lawsuit
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Trump Loses Bid To Dismiss Accuser's Defamation Lawsuit

Zervos accused Trump of groping her, then defaming her during the 2016 presidential election. Schecter of NY state court in Manhattan rejected a request by Trump's lawyers that she dismiss the suit filed ...More..

Ex-Playmate Sues to Invalidate Non-Disclosure Deal over Alleged Trump Affair
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Ex-Playmate Sues to Invalidate Non-Disclosure Deal over Alleged Trump Affair

In court documents obtained by The New York Times , McDougal's lawyers asserted that American Media Inc ., a company that operates The National Enquirer and Men's Fitness and is owned by Trump's personal...More..

Putin re-elected Russia's Prez for another six years
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Putin re-elected Russia's Prez for another six years

Earlier Monday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani applauded Russia's Vladimir Putin on his "decisive victory" in a presidential election and vowed to boost ties between Tehran and Moscow . Third was ultra...More..

Self-driving Uber runs over pedestrian
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Self-driving Uber runs over pedestrian

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey originally welcomed new technology declaring, " Arizona welcomes Uber self-driving cars with open arms and wide open roads". "Our hearts go out to the victim's family", a compa...More..

Trump to Sessions: Seek death penalty for drug trafficking 'where appropriate'
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Trump to Sessions: Seek death penalty for drug trafficking 'where appropriate'

David Safavian, deputy director for the American Conservative Union Foundation's Center for Criminal Justice Reform, said Trump's plan had some good parts, including focusing on addiction as a way to lower crim...More..

Jim Carrey Slammed For Painting Believed To Be Sarah Huckabee Sanders
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Jim Carrey Slammed For Painting Believed To Be Sarah Huckabee Sanders

After sharing the sketch online, Carrey was met by a backlash from right-wing figures on both social media and Fox News. Conservative media outlets like Breitbart denounced the painting as "appalling" and "...More..

President Trump Bans US Citizens From Buying Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Petro
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

President Trump Bans US Citizens From Buying Venezuelan Cryptocurrency Petro

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro is hoping cryptocurrencies will help Venezuela skirt United States financial sanctions as it struggles under hyperinflation and a collapsing socialist economy. Trump will ...More..

by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Russians in Ukraine to be blocked from voting in presidential poll: Kiev

Russia's presidential election is scheduled for Sunday, and there are eight candidates running this year: Sergey Baburin from the All-People's Union party, Communist Party candidate Pavel Grudinin, incumbent Ru...More..

Ches. City St. Patrick's Day parade brings people together
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Ches. City St. Patrick's Day parade brings people together

Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday, March 17, 2018. Mayo, were joined by Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan. It attracts people from everywhere, who want to celebrate their Irish heritage. There were bagpipers, Irish d...More..

Stenson, DeChambeau share PGA Palmer lead
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Stenson, DeChambeau share PGA Palmer lead

The next tournament on the schedule for Woods is the 2018 Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando , which is scheduled to begin on Thursday. According to Odds Shark, the latest figures...More..

Stormy Daniels Is Raising a Whole Lotta Cash For Her Trump Lawsuit
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Stormy Daniels Is Raising a Whole Lotta Cash For Her Trump Lawsuit

Trump will be represented in his case against Daniels by Charles Harder, who is best known for representing Hulk Hogan in the sex tape case that ultimately brought website Gawker down. Mr. Avenatti responded ...More..

Trump chose to sack McMaster, says report
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

Trump chose to sack McMaster, says report

Rex Tillerson was sacked by Trump on March 13, ending a rocky tenure as the nation's top diplomat for the former chief executive of Exxon. Trump has expressed frustration with aides whom he believes try to "...More..

North, South Korean Presidents congratulate Chinese counterpart on re-election
by | Monday, March 19, 2018

North, South Korean Presidents congratulate Chinese counterpart on re-election

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said he wishes that under the leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC) with Xi at the core, the Chinese people will make greater achievements in the construction of socia...More..

Haley slams Russian Federation over spy poisoning in Britain
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Haley slams Russian Federation over spy poisoning in Britain

For U.S. allies and some congressional lawmakers, it was another befuddling example of the president appearing to soft-pedal in the face of Moscow's provocations. The agency "tampered with, altered or caused ...More..

Ex-top FBI official kept memos on Trump
by | Sunday, March 18, 2018

Ex-top FBI official kept memos on Trump

U.S. Representative Mark Pocan extended an offer of employment to former Deputy Director of the FBI Andrew McCabe Saturday morning. McCabe was already basically out the door, and firing him now - regardless...More..