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by | May 01, 2018 | 22:38

ReutersAshers Baking Company is fighting three discrimination charges. Correcting misconceptions about the case, Scoffield reminded the court that Ashers turned down the order due to their sincerely held beliefs - not because the customer, activist Gareth Lee, was gay.

by | May 01, 2018 | 21:57

As the three suspects fled back to the other side of the border they left the bag behind. U.S. Border Patrol agents found a live tiger cub inside a duffel bag after they saw three people trying to enter the country illegally, CBS Houston affiliate KHOU-TV reports.

by | May 01, 2018 | 21:36

The campus launch represents a major milestone in the growth of Starship Technologies, expanding on commercial delivery pilot programs in the US, UK, Germany , Switzerland and Estonia. The most popular item Starship's robots have been ferrying around the Intuit campus has so far been breakfast sandwiches. Ha Ly, Intuit lifecycle marketing manager, said: "I normally miss breakfast because I'm in a rush on the way to work, but this service has allowed me to have breakfast again, by bringing ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 22:29

Word of their passage came as U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced that it was again accepting asylum seekers and others without documents after a hiatus of close to 27 hours. But caravan leaders said Monday they had no knowledge that any of its members were arrested. Entering the United States at any place other than an official Port of Entry is illegal.

by | May 01, 2018 | 21:20

Collins said he wanted the hearing to take place by 24 May and wrote: "Following reports that he will be giving evidence to the European Parliament in May, we would like Mr Zuckerberg to come to London during his European trip". If Facebook's chief executive refuses to appear before MPs after being issued with a formal summons, he could be found to have committed "a contempt" against the House of Commons.

by | May 01, 2018 | 19:49

Andrew Pollack filed the lawsuit in a Broward County court on behalf of his late daughter Meadow, who was one of 17 people killed on February 14 by Nikolas Cruz , a former student who opened fire inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, according to a court document.

by | May 01, 2018 | 19:28

Silver arranged to have the two developers, Glenwood Management and the Witkoff Group , send tax business to a law firm, Goldberg & Iryami, which also gave Mr. Although the jury instructions will have to be revised in light of the Supreme Court decision, the presentation of evidence and testimony is largely expected to track that of the first trial.

by | May 01, 2018 | 20:03

Dressed from head to toe in ebony, Cho tightly gripped a black tote as she bowed deeply at the photo line at a police station in western Seoul where Korean Air headquarters are located. Cho's older sister Cho Hyun-ah gained notoriety in 2014 for the so-called "nut rage" incident, in which she ordered her flight back to the gate before takeoff because she was unhappy with the way her nuts were served.

by | May 01, 2018 | 19:09

If someone pokes, or interferes his nail should be chopped off. And now new controversial statement has been given by Biplab Kumar Deb. "No one can touch my government". BJP sources claimed that Deb had been summoned to Delhi to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah on May 2 , Wednesday. Barely a day later, came the peculiar advice that educated youth should not run after government jobs but instead try the path of entrepreneurship by opening small-scale businesses like ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 18:59

New US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he told Kim that the North Korea leader would have to agree to take "irreversible" steps toward shutting its nuclear weapons program in any deal with Trump . Former Trump admin appointee Carl Higbie-ousted in January over racist, sexist, and anti-gay remarks-weighed in with his support on Twitter. President Trump is the first USA president to enforce sanctions against North Korea, against the regime, in a meaningful way, and indeed, there ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 20:14

The 18-year-old chose to don this traditional Chinese dress, known as cheongsam in Cantonese, to prom . She appreciated its high neckline, a hard trait to find in many prom dresses. are you part chinese?" " Cultural appropriation is racism", wrote Twitter user @thaooocu. " I wouldn't wear traditional Korean, Japanese or any other traditional dress and I'm Asian ".

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:37

I want to die". A 104-year-old scientist says that he is ready to die, and is going to Switzerland to legally end his life. "I greatly regret having reached that age", the well-known botanist and ecologist told Australian broadcaster ABC recently.

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:56

Separately, roughly 700 complaints of sexual harassment were reported across the military in the 2017 fiscal year, according to the Pentagon data. In a 2016 survey, the Pentagon found that the number of USA service members who were victims of sexual assault declined by over 5,000, reaching a 10-year low.

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:47

The stock increased 0.31% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $45.67. Its stake in Mercadolibre Inc (NASDAQ:MELI) was upped by 84,232 shares to 291,903 shares valued at $91.85M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It increased, as 2 investors sold Investors Title Company shares while 20 reduced holdings. Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company.

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:22

Bronson Point Management Llc who had been investing in Devon Energy Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $18.76 billion market cap company. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.25 EPS. CF's profit would be $56.00M giving it 40.42 P/E if the $0.24 EPS is correct.

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:49

Roberto Mancini will be the next head coach of Italy national team , La Gazzetta dello Sport reports. The Zenit St Petersburg manager met with the Italian FA sub-commissioner Alessandro Costacurta and team manager Gabriele Oriali for over two hours in Rome on Monday evening.

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:38

Slamming the BJP over the issue, Gandhi tweeted, "BJP government's casteist attitude has knifed the heart of the country". Congress president Rahul Gandhi launched a scathing attack on both the BJP and the RSS, accusing them of "attacking the Constitution" through their acts.

by | May 01, 2018 | 18:03

He has alleged that this happened when Goyal was the minister of state for power. "And as per the company law, until the shares are transferred, the ownership rests with the original owners", Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera said at a press conference on Monday.

by | May 01, 2018 | 16:56

On Wednesday, April 18 Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of TAP in report with "Buy" rating. It dropped, as 62 investors sold Molson Coors Brewing Company shares while 138 reduced holdings. They issued a buy rating and a $130.00 price objective on the stock. On Monday, February 5 the rating was initiated by BMO Capital Markets with "Buy".

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:39

While most world powers say the deal is working as intended for now and is the best way to keep Iran from acquiring the bomb, Trump has been threatening to pull out for months. Netanyahu said the documents showed conclusively that Iran had not "come clean" on its program. The semi-official Fars news agency, believed to be close to the Revolutionary Guard, dismissed Netanyahu's speech as a "propaganda show".

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:36

If Andy McCabe lies, he's still a stand up guy. The Senate judiciary and intelligence committees are also investigating. During an interview with Comey Sunday, NBC's "Meet the Press" host Chuck Todd asked Comey if he believed the report "proves what the President says it proves".

by | May 01, 2018 | 16:08

The semi-derelict former police headquarters was officially uninhabited, but was reportedly home to an unknown number of squatters, whose status appears to be a matter of confusion. The cause of the fire is now unknown, according to the fire department spokesman, who added that he does not know the total number of floors in the building because of the partial collapse.

by | May 01, 2018 | 16:59

More than 300 other people were hospitalised for gunshot wounds and tear gas inhalation, Gaza's health ministry said . The Israeli military said in a statement that its warplanes "targeted six military targets belong to the Hamas terror organisation's naval force in the Gaza Strip ".

by | May 01, 2018 | 17:05

US President Donald Trump has a May 12 deadline to decide on whether or not to walk away from the nuclear deal, which he has derided as "insane" partly because its restrictions on Iran's nuclear activities begin expiring in 2025. Mr Trump said the presentation and other recent events show he was "100% right" about Iran. He says he watched part of Netanyahu's presentation and that it was "good".

by | May 01, 2018 | 16:29

While Bagwan did send in a copy of the "amended constitution", Apte, reportedly, in an email dated April 24, 2018, to the MCA-a copy of which was later made available to the COA-said: "I am sure you would send the copy of constitution which was finally discussed and approved in the 7th April, 2018 SGM which I presided over".

by | May 01, 2018 | 16:43

Ahead of the announcement, Iran's foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, belittled Netanyahu in a tweet, saying: "The boy who can't stop crying wolf is at it again". A German government spokesman said it was vital to keep the independent inspections provided for under the deal. "What's happening today and what's happened over the last little while and what we've learned has really shown that I've been 100 percent right", Trump told reporters in Washington afterward, saying he watched "a ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 15:16

But confronted by a new collection of 50 similar posts from the same blog last week, Reid claimed she hadn't written them and they were the result of hacking . Reid apologized , saying her remarks were 'insensitive, tone deaf and dumb'. "We have received confirmation the FBI has opened an investigation into potential criminal activities surrounding several online accounts, including personal email and blog accounts, belonging to Joy-Ann Reid", said her lawyer John H.

by | May 01, 2018 | 14:17

Seven helicopters were sent to the area to rescue the stranded climbers. Some of those not described as being in critical condition are suffering from "mild hypothermia" but their "lives are not in danger", according to police. The skiers were Italian, French and German nationals, police said, adding that efforts were under way to formally identify them and contact their families.

by | May 01, 2018 | 16:00

Palestinians have boycotted contacts with the United States since President Donald Trump announced in December that Washington was recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "What is the alternative to the two-state solution?" Yes, there are many obstacles. "We can not give up in our efforts and there is no viable alternative".

by | May 01, 2018 | 15:28

The foundation also said that the music videos were made specifically for misguiding the youth. The group has asked her to pull down the song from all mediums as it could flare up communal passions, apart from being vulgar. The Madiyar Sufi Foundation describes itself as a trust which is committed uphold peace, justice and human rights, apart from promoting Sufism. Lyricist and poet Javed Akhtar too tweeted his support as he condemned "regressive and reactionary organisations" who were ...

by | May 01, 2018 | 14:40

And just last month, at a bilateral summit at Trump's Mar-a-lago estate, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe showered praise on the USA leader for his role in the North Korean crisis. As many have noted since Kim offered Friday to give up his nuclear weapons in exchange for a US pledge not to invade North Korea, such a promise is nothing new.

by | May 01, 2018 | 13:40

The PIA also revamped its planes, featuring a logo of Pakistan's national animal Markhor in connection with the launch of the new airport, according to the airline's spokesperson. The airport was initially conceived in 1984 and land was acquired in Fateh Jang the same year to cater to the need of increasing passenger load at Benazir Bhutto International Airport.

by | May 01, 2018 | 14:50

Somehow, he finished second to Lewis Hamilton in an absolutely mental race. Much like the 2017 race, Raikkonen was involved in the biggest Lap One shunt as he went into Turn Three side by side with Ocon - who also crashed a year ago - with the two coming together, sending the Force India flying into the barriers.

by | May 01, 2018 | 14:57

Trump had about his attempts to fire Mr. Mueller himself and what the president knew about possible pardon offers to Mr. Flynn". The development comes as Trump's lawyers and Mueller search for some middle ground in negotiations for that one-on-one interview .

by | May 01, 2018 | 13:22

We also need to thank Constand and the other courageous women who testified against Cosby: the model Janice Dickinson, Janice Baker-Kinney, Heidi Thomas, Chelan Lasha and Lise-Lotte Lublin, all of whom said that Cosby either gave them alcohol that was spiked or pills before assaulting them.