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Wednesday forecast: Much colder with highs in the 40s

Wednesday forecast: Much colder with highs in the 40s

The Gatlinburg area in Tennessee as well as the surrounding mountains of North Carolina and Georgia will see heavy rains ahead of the cold front Wednesday morning and that will hopefully provide a big help for firefighters there. Highs will struggle to reach the low 60s Saturday and Sunday and with rain it will feel much cooler. Highs: Mid 40s - Near 50 degrees. Tonight , we're tracking some rain and snow on the Doppler 12 Radar.


Let women drive, urges Saudi prince

Let women drive, urges Saudi prince

The prince tweeted on his official Twitter account saying: " Stop the debate: Time for women to drive ". "Preventing a woman from driving a auto is today an issue of rights similar to the one that forbade her from receiving an education or having an independent identity", he wrote.



Iraqi leader predicts IS collapse in Mosul

The government launched a massive campaign on October 17 to retake Mosul, Iraq's second largest city and the extremist group's last major urban center in the country. "This is like a snake, if you hit it in the middle or the tail, it's no use". News stories displayed here appear in our category for General and are licensed via a specific agreement between LongIsland.com and The Associated Press, the world's oldest and largest news organization.


Trump Officially Wins Michigan As Possible Recount Looms

Trump Officially Wins Michigan As Possible Recount Looms

I'll have a lengthier analysis of just how stupid this (now Clinton-blessed ) recount errand is tomorrow morning, but for now, here's a fun segment from MSNBC's morning show in which co-host Joe Scarborough can barely contain himself as he mocks Hillary Clinton and the mainstream media for their breathtaking double standards on accepting settled election results.


Brazilian minister quits in case that implicates president

Brazilian minister quits in case that implicates president

Temer said he would veto any such move. The opposition, led by the Workers' Party (PT), announced that it will call for the opening of impeachment proceedings against Temer for influence peddling. The latest corruption crisis came to a head following news reports late on Thursday that Calero told federal police that Temer pressured him to resolve a dispute with Vieira Lima.


Trump on what cost him popular vote

Trump on what cost him popular vote

Stein's lawyer Mark Brewer told the Board of State Canvassers they have the necessary funds and will be asking for every ballot cast in Michigan's presidential election to be recounted by hand. In Texas, Republicans during their state convention in May chose 38 electors - one from each congressional district and two elected statewide - to gather that day in the Texas House of Representatives chamber for what is typically a quiet ceremony .