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by | October 18, 2017 | 00:49

Cork collect the title for a third time, their first championship success since 2005. Cork won the FAI Cup last season and will hope to complete a league and cup double when they face Dundalk in this year's showpiece decider at the Aviva Stadium on 5 November.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:03

Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund is investing US$1bn (€850m) to become the first institutional investor in India's National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF). The first investment agreement between NIIF Master Fund and a wholly owned subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA) was signed on Monday."This is a significant milestone in operationalisation of NIIF".

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:20

She said during her confirmation hearing that Trump still wants the U.S.to lead the world on protecting the environment, even after he withdrew the country from the Paris climate deal. The controversy had gotten so heated that Gingrich nearly withdrew her name from nomination. According to the Catholic News Agency ( https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/news/callista-gingrich-confirmed-as-us-ambassador-to-the-vatican-29758 ), Newt converted to Catholicism because of "Callista's witness as a ...

by | October 17, 2017 | 23:31

Currently, most worldwide relief agencies, including the United Nations, have been banned from northern Rakhine State as the government accused them of providing assistance to Muslim militants involved in the Aug 25 attacks. In a 2015 report based on 12 months of field work and over 200 interviews, ISCI found ample evidence that the Rohingya have been subjected to systematic and widespread human-rights violations, including killings, torture, and rape; denial of citizenship; destruction of ...

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:08

The third ban came in a September 24 presidential proclamation that Trump issued after acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke provided him with a classified report recommending the travel restrictions. Omar Jadwat, an attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union, called the restrictions "a bigger, tougher version of the same ban " that Chuang blocked previously.

by | October 17, 2017 | 23:52

An attorney in Des Moines County filed first-degree murder charges against two men in January after they allegedly shot and killed 16-year-old Kedarie Johnson in 2016. The move does not necessarily signal a shift in Sessions's Justice Department. Sessions also rescinded a policy that allowed transgender students to use bathrooms that corresponded with their gender identities.

by | October 17, 2017 | 22:26

An unnamed Palestinian official also told the Ynet news site the cabinet decision was a "new excuse" by Israel to avoid peace talks. The Israeli government is refusing to negotiate with the new Palestinian Authority unity government unless Hamas renounces violence, recognizes the State of Israel and disarms, among other conditions.

by | October 17, 2017 | 21:20

A live video showed the creature standing in a soccer field, looking confused - as at least six officials closed in on him - near Caton Avenue and Stratford Road at 12:15 p.m. It's not clear where the animal came from. The New York Police Department's Emergency Services Unit was tasked with corralling the animal, which reportedly ran two miles from the slaughterhouse to its location at the park.

by | October 17, 2017 | 20:57

Nonetheless, the school's administrative building has been evacuated as a precautionary measure. 'Take precautions if in the area'. A spokesperson for Washington DC Police Department said officers were still on the scene as of 1pm and have yet to find anything to confirm reports of an active shooter.

by | October 17, 2017 | 21:19

The South Bay fire ignited just as thousands of firefighters were getting a handle on blazes burning in the North Bay and throughout Northern California that destroyed thousands of homes and killed 41 people, including a contract firefighter who crashed a water truck near a fire line in Napa County on Monday.

by | October 17, 2017 | 21:47

Investigators identified more than 100 distributors in the alleged scheme. On Oct. 11, Elizabeth Ton, 26, and Anthony Gomes, 33, of Davie, Florida were arrested. "If it were the other way around, and tens of thousands of Chinese nationals were dying as a result of poisons shipped from the United States, we'd be very proactive".

by | October 17, 2017 | 21:53

The offer by United States company Ocean Infinity is believed to be favoured by the Malaysian government after a two-year search failed to find any wreckage, reports the West Australian . They now think the Boeing 777 aircraft is in a 5000sq/kms area about 2000km west-south-west of Perth. The scientists used satellite imagery and drift modelling to identify a location at latitude 35.6°S and longitude 92.8°E, near the seventh search arc defined by satellite data, as the most likely location ...

by | October 17, 2017 | 21:43

Trump last week threatened NBC and "the Networks " for coverage he described as "Fake News". "Network news has become so partisan, distorted and fake that licenses must be challenged and, if appropriate, revoked. It was similar to a prior episode in which Pai said he did not agree with Trump's contention that the media was the "enemy of the people". Although the president nominates FCC commissioners and selects the chair, the commission by statute is supposed to operate independently ...

by | October 17, 2017 | 21:22

A 19-year-old has been taken into custody. The stabbing happened in the 900 block of Carlisle Street sometime before 1:10 a.m., police said. Details are still being released and additional updates are expected soon. The 19-year-old suspect is the older brother of the two young victims, our partners at KKTV in Colorado Springs reported. The Colorado Springs Police Department's Violent Crimes Section and Homicide Unit are investigating.

by | October 17, 2017 | 19:51

But The Scaramucci Post question appears to suggest with its multiple-choice options that the total number of Jews killed may have been fewer then 1 million. And distancing Scaramucci himself further from the horrifying misstep, he tweeted: 'This is @lancelaifer and I apologize if anyone was offended by the Holocaust poll'.

by | October 17, 2017 | 19:37

Although Donald Trump has recently said that diplomacy will not work with "Rocket Man Kim", on Tuesday the USA said it is not ruling out the eventual possibility of direct talks with the hermit state. The researchers write, 'With the development of small nuclear arsenals and long-range missiles by new, radical USA adversaries, beginning with North Korea, the threat of a nuclear EMP attack against the U.S.

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:42

He said: 'The strong winds will continue but should moderate a little bit compared to what we have seen. "Do not be out tomorrow in this storm", Sean Hogan, the chairman of Ireland's National Emergency Coordination Group, told state broadcaster RTE on Sunday.

by | October 17, 2017 | 19:06

The 58-year-old Gosain was head of the Raghunath Nagar Mohan Shakha of RSS in Ludhiana . In January 2016, RSS volunteer Naresh Kumar was attacked in Ludhiana when bike-borne unidentified persons opened fire at him. He was shot dead on the Kailash Nagar road near his house. News reports, citing CCTV footage, said the suspected killers had recced the area before the killing.

by | October 17, 2017 | 19:22

The family was saved from along a hike over rough terrain by the same train seen in the popular film series, the "Hogwarts Express". Jon Cluett, his wife and four children between the ages of 6 and 12 were staying in a lakeside hut on Loch Eilt when they awoke to find their canoe was gone.

by | October 17, 2017 | 17:52

The boy fell 30 to 60 metres, a spokesperson for Ornge air ambulance said. The child was transported to McMaster Children's hospital in Hamilton by helicopter. The BBC News wrote that roughly dozen people have gone over the falls since 1901, usually intentionally. He lost his balance and fell backwards. Police did not say how close to the Niagara River the boy was after his fall.

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:30

Well before becoming the heroine of the sagaHunger Games, the pretty blonde has lived a hell during a casting. Lawrence explained that when she was just starting out, she was told that she needed to lose 15 pounds in two weeks for a role.

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:29

Speculation was rife that Ms. Renuka would join the ruling party ever since she called on Panchayat Raj Minister and TDP State general secretary Nara Lokesh at the State guest house in Kurnool in July. "Maybe because my thinking and nature didn't gel with the party and they thought seeking help from the government wasn't right", Renuka said after TDP chief and Andhra Pradesh CM Naidu inducted her party workers into the party.

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:17

So, if you are planning to purchase certain things today then this video by Acharya Indu Prakash can help you out. Paytm said, "India loves gold and during festivals like Dhanteras , this love manifests itself more than ever as millions of our fellow citizens purchase gold".

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:08

A year ago 157 people were sentenced for causing death by risky driving, with a further 32 convicted of causing death by careless driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. "We would have welcomed a broader review that considered all the offences available, prosecution procedures and whether or not the sentences imposed are working in practice", it said.

by | October 17, 2017 | 19:11

Going into damage control mode, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has chose to tone down the celebration and cancel the proposal of lavish gifting. "The CM is the finance minister and he needs to take a decision". However, the assembly speaker has now clarified that there is no such plan. "The Chief Minister has examined the proposal". Many places have flooded include the state capital Bengaluru .

by | October 17, 2017 | 19:05

IT Services segment revenues in dollar terms were $2,013.5 million, an increase of 2.1% sequentially (Non-GAAP constant currency increase of 0.3% sequentially) and 5.1% YoY (Non-GAAP constant currency increase of 2.8% YoY). Wipro's revenues from cloud services, such as helping clients migrate their IT systems to the cloud, has hit the $1 billion annual revenue "run rate", he said - meaning over the next 12 months, that line of business will likely do at least $1 billion in sales .

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:35

Kanu's sureties were the Chairman of the Senate's South East Caucus, Eyinnaya Abaribe; a Jewish priest, Immanuu-El Shalom and an accountant and Abuja resident, Tochukwu Uchendu. National President of the group, Chuks Ibegbu, also called on the Federal Government to get to the root of the $25 billion fraud reported in the NNPC, saying those involved must be prosecuted.

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:32

The devolved administrations have threatened to withhold legislative consent for the EU Withdrawal Bill unless amendments are agreed to protect their powers. They will "lead to a significant increase in decision-making powers for the devolved administrations", and ensure that the competence of the devolved governments will not "normally" be adjusted without their consent.

by | October 17, 2017 | 17:25

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer had said confirming Marino as the nation's drug czar would be like "putting the wolf in charge of the henhouse". Now, President Donald Trump has nominated Marino to be "drug czar", head of the Office of National Drug Control Policy. The president's 2018 budget request increases addiction treatment funding by less than 2 percent, even including $500 million already appropriated by Congress in 2016 under the 21st Century Cures Act.

by | October 17, 2017 | 16:59

He said there's a long list of benefits of ayurveda and added that people are showing interest in traditional medicines. "There should be an Ayurveda hospital in every district". "Let us pledge to strengthen, revive Ayurveda ", Modi said after inaugurating a premier Ayurveda health institute in Indian capital. Within the short period of its founding, the Ayurveda Institute has achieved a wide national and worldwide credit.

by | October 17, 2017 | 17:31

According to The Indian Express , a similar fire had occurred previous year at the South Block in a conference room on the upper ground floor of the PMO. However it was doused within minutes, PTI had reported. While what triggered the fire is being investigated, preliminary reports suggest that the blaze was set off due to sparking in a computer USP kept in Room No 242.

by | October 17, 2017 | 17:16

The ministry said the pilot died in the accident which happened during a landing maneuver. It added in a second message: 'The Air Force is investigating the causes of the accident, which at the moment are unknown'. Firefighters stationed at the air base are leading the emergency response, and video posted on social media shows thick plumes of black smoke rising from the crash scene.

by | October 17, 2017 | 16:59

About 36,255 shares traded. Amgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMGN) has risen 5.27% since October 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 9.62% the S&P500. Capstone Invest Advsr Ltd Llc holds 16,871 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: "HCA Holdings, Inc". HCA Holdings (NYSE:HCA) opened at 75.19 on Friday.

by | October 17, 2017 | 15:44

The goal was to show that thoroughbred horses, which Partridge said have a reputation for being temperamental, can be calm even in unusual situations, she said. "You could do that, '" Partridge said. Blizz finished third in the trail division, according to the Herald-Leader , while Partridge, a native of Ontario, Canada, swept the top-two spots with her other horses.

by | October 17, 2017 | 15:00

In August, the National Police Chiefs Council (NPCC) said it had registered "brief increases" in hate crime reports following attacks at Westminster, Manchester and London Bridge, but not after the one at Finsbury Park. In the new report, the Crown Prosecution Service noted in 2016-17 there was a small increase of 0.7%, from 12,997 to 13,086, in the number of hate crime cases referred by police compared with the previous year.