• Computer problem delays thousands of European flights
Computer problem delays thousands of European flights

It also asked airlines to resend any flight plans filed before 10:26 UTC, which it says were lost in the system failure. THE Enhanced Tactical Flow Management System (ETFMS) is used to compare traffic demand with the available capacity. Due to the @ Eurocontrol system failure departures are now limited to 10/hour at #brusselsairport. The UK's ...

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  • USA senator criticizes Israeli aggression against Palestinians in Gaza
USA senator criticizes Israeli aggression against Palestinians in Gaza

The IDF has claimed that number is higher, alleging that at least 10 of those fatally shot belonged to Hamas and accusing the organization of "turning a protest from peaceful to an area of terror". Hamas continued to attempt to harm Israel via terrorism as well. "Every person who approaches the fence is endangering his life". Israel's military sp...

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  • Coalition: Houthi-Iranian attack targets Saudi oil tanker west of Hudaydah port
Coalition: Houthi-Iranian attack targets Saudi oil tanker west of Hudaydah port

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates intervened in a civil war in Yemen in 2015 against the Houthis to restore the internationally recognised government of President Abd Rabbuh Hadi. "But just as unlawful coalition air strikes don't justify the Houthis' indiscriminate attacks, the Saudis can't use Houthi rockets to justify impeding life-saving...

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  • Designer of waterslide that killed boy taken into custody
Designer of waterslide that killed boy taken into custody

Both were recently charged with reckless second-degree murder in the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy on the ride in 2016. The U.S. Marshals Service said Schooley was being held in Dallas pending arraignment and removal to Kansas. The indictment accuses Henry of making a "spur of the moment" decision to build the ride. He was responsible for d...

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  • Popovich, Spurs unsure when Leonard will be cleared to play
Popovich, Spurs unsure when Leonard will be cleared to play

For the second time this season, San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard has traveled to NY to continue rehabilitation for his lingering right quad injury under the supervision of outside medical personnel, league sources told ESPN . "It was a rehab for me for eight months". Two things stand out: 1) There is still no timetable for Leonard's ret...

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  • Oklahoma teachers to close down schools, demand pay raises
Oklahoma teachers to close down schools, demand pay raises

He is spitting nails. Despite the pay hike, Oklahoma educators still earn below the national average for public school teachers of $58,950 a year, according to the National Education Association report. All this explains why teachers like Larry Cagle are determined to see a change. Norton said this walkout is ten years in the making. "You...

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  • Ethan Couch, Texas man who invoked 'affluenza' defense, released from jail
Ethan Couch, Texas man who invoked 'affluenza' defense, released from jail

Colleen Sheehey-Church, president of Mothers Against Drunk Driving, called the release a "grave injustice". The pair was caught near Puerto Vallarta days after Christmas 2015 and Couch was eventually extradited back to North Texas on January 28 .

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  • Mormon Conference concludes with new ministering and temple announcements
Mormon Conference concludes with new ministering and temple announcements

Soares and Gong join a panel called the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles that, before Saturday, was made up entirely of white men from the US with the exception of one German, Dieter Uchtdorf. The choices mark the strongest statement in favor of global diversity by senior church leadership since 1978 when the church lifted a ban on black men in the la...

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  • Trump administration revokes auto air pollution rules, sets up fight with California
Trump administration revokes auto air pollution rules, sets up fight with California

The agency said in its decision that the regulation set under the Obama administration "presents challenges for auto manufacturers due to feasibility and practicability, raises potential concerns related to automobile safety and results in significant additional costs on consumers, especially low-income consumers".

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  • Saudi Crown Prince holds first-ever meeting with Jewish leaders
Saudi Crown Prince holds first-ever meeting with Jewish leaders

Meanwhile, JFNA gave nearly $6m to illegal Israeli settlements between 2012 and 2015. He added that successive Saudi governments had lost track of that effort, saying "we have to get it all back." He added that funding now comes mostly from Saudi based "foundations", rather than from the government.

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  • Ex-footballer Ray Wilkins in coma after fall at Cobham home
Ex-footballer Ray Wilkins in coma after fall at Cobham home

The former England midfielder suffered a cardiac arrest and fall at home before doctors made a decision to put him in an induced coma. She added the situation is "very bad". Wilkins won 84 England caps between 1976 and 1986 and had a hugely successful playing and coaching career starting at Chelsea and Manchester United before spells at Milan, Pari...

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  • French troops in Syria would amount to invasion: Turkey
French troops in Syria would amount to invasion: Turkey

President Donald Trump has ordered the State Department to freeze more than $200 million in funds for recovery efforts in Syria's YPG/PKK terrorist-held areas, according to a report Friday. A Kurdish official said Macron had pledged to send troops to the northeastern region controlled by the SDF. The French presidency declined to comment after th...

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  • UK Labour leader criticised for anti-Semitism in party
UK Labour leader criticised for anti-Semitism in party

Mr Garrand, who has funded Labour under three different leaders before Mr Corbyn took charge in 2015, claimed its leadership had in effect "supported and endorsed" acts of anti-semitism . He said the party, which he has donated £1.5m to since 2003, "no longer exists" as he watched the current handling of the anti-Semitism crisis with "growing ...

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  • Tracking rain and snow for Easter weekend
Tracking rain and snow for Easter weekend

There is, believe it or not, snow in the forecast for Monday . But it will fall at a heavy enough rate in some places to allow accumulation . Travel will be tricky in these locations early Monday morning before the thaw late. Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. Climatologically, there's only a 3% of snow in St. Louis on Easter. Nor...

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  • Severe weather threat shifts east, still potential for heavy rain
Severe weather threat shifts east, still potential for heavy rain

EASTER SUNDAY: A cold front is now expected to sag into north MS during the day. Still, a stronger storm with gusty wind is possible but not likely. Even by the evening commute the rain will still be impacting Sand Mountain. Damaging wind gusts look to be the primary risk, but hail and spin-up tornadoes can't be ruled out along with the possi...

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  • South Korea Standing Up to US With Leaders' Summit With Pyongyang
South Korea Standing Up to US With Leaders' Summit With Pyongyang

The two Koreas had agreed earlier this month to hold such a summit at the border truce village of Panmunjom when South Korean President Moon Jae-in sent a delegation to Pyongyang to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Mr. Trump conceded, however, that even with major milestones in the U.S. The current talks follow a surprise meeting this week...

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  • IOC President Bach meets with N. Korean sports minister in Pyongyang
IOC President Bach meets with N. Korean sports minister in Pyongyang

In a meeting with International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach, Kim said he is very thankful that the International Olympic Committee paid special attention to the North Korean players' participation in the 23rd Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea , and actively cooperated while taking special measures beyond rules and precedents,...

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  • Fire at United Kingdom airport forces flight cancellations
Fire at United Kingdom airport forces flight cancellations

As thick plumes of grey smoke filled the air outside of the terminal Essex County Fire and Rescue Service crews were called to tackle the blaze at 4.21pm. No injuries were reported to have occurred in the incident which began at around 4.20pm. At about 7.30pm the airport announced all departing flights had been cancelled, updating this at 9pm to ...

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  • Mega millions jackpot continues to grow
Mega millions jackpot continues to grow

You have until Friday to get your ticket. The Mega Millions jackpot has ballooned to more than $500 million, for just the fourth time in the game's history. The next Powerball drawing is Wednesday night, March 28 with an estimated jackpot of $40 million and a cash option of $24 million. That victor has not come forward yet.

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  • EC to take 'strict action' against K'taka election date leak
EC to take 'strict action' against K'taka election date leak

He said people can conjecture but noted that as information has been "leaked", the Election Commission will probe the matter and take "stringent action" both "legally and administratively". "It was brought to my attention that my tweet on the likely dates of Karnataka election put out in the morning of March 27 posted at 11:08 am has raised certain...

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