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by | October 25, 2017 | 01:16

The company's stock had a trading volume of 9,068,815 shares. Priceline Group Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) has risen 44.63% since October 24, 2016 and is uptrending. As per Thursday, November 10, the company rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. Jefferies maintained the shares of MSFT in report on Tuesday, June 13 with "Sell" rating.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:27

La David Johnson , who died in Niger, she was speaking out as a congresswoman but also as a longtime friend of Johnson's family. Three of the men that survived the fight were there, and gave a rendition of how courageous those men were and how they gave their lives.

by | October 25, 2017 | 00:26

But critics, mainly Democrats, argue that the plan would benefit the wealthy by giving them large tax cuts. And while the budget must now be agreed to by the House of Representatives as well, The Post notes that Senate leaders have taken steps to perhaps speed up that process: "The Senate approved an amendment Thursday night that paved the way for the House to adopt its version of the budget".

by | October 25, 2017 | 00:11

In this photo taken July 19, 2017, Sen. Bob Corker who announced his forthcoming retirement on September 26. John McCain, R-Arizona, should resign from his seat because of his brain cancer diagnosis. Polls in Arizona found Flake trailing likely Democratic nominee, Rep. Krysten Sinema (D-Ariz.), as well as potential primary challengers, if he sought a second term next year.

by | October 25, 2017 | 00:07

That the press release from U.S. Soccer mentioned Sarachan exactly once in six paragraphs tells you all you need to know about the new coach. That's right, Bruce Arena's long-time assistant coach who has vast experience both in MLS and with the USMNT by Arena's side.

by | October 24, 2017 | 23:38

The Annie E. Casey Foundation creates a brighter future for the nation's children by developing solutions to strengthen families, build paths to economic opportunity and transform struggling communities into safer and healthier places to live, work and grow.

by | October 24, 2017 | 23:39

What's more, in a letter sent to Congress to June, White House legislative affairs director Marc Short argued that Trump's tweets are official statements . "Same untruths from an utterly untruthful president". Trump has also blamed Corker for the Iran nuclear deal forged under Democratic President Barack Obama.

by | October 24, 2017 | 22:31

That seemed to bait the president into lashing out against Corker, who's been forceful in his denunciations of Trump ever since he announced he wouldn't run for re-election. Who is Ryan Clayton and what is Americans Take Action? Americans Take Action is anti-Trump, with tabs on its website dedicated to his impeachment, "Trump Puppets" and options to "Get Russian Trump Flags".

by | October 24, 2017 | 21:49

Kenya's opposition leader, Raila Odinga, on Tuesday called on his supporters to stay at home and boycott the repeat presidential elections scheduled for Thursday. Pope Francis on Sunday called for constructive dialogue in Kenya where he said he was following the situation with "close attention" over disputed elections.

by | October 24, 2017 | 22:00

Kelly ripped Wilson on Thursday, calling her an "empty barrel" who "makes noise" and claimed she said "she got the money" for the Miramar filed office. Kelly didn't mention Wilson by name, but it was clear from the context of his remarks that he was referring to her. "He shouldn't be able to just say that".

by | October 24, 2017 | 22:32

The official noted that the area was notoriously unsafe, where crocodile attacks take place. Anne Cameron, 79, was taken by a 4.3m saltwater crocodile at Craiglie Creek, a short distance away from the inlet, the week earlier. "These traps are specifically created to attract crocodiles and they are deployed in places where a problem crocodile is known to be present", a department spokesperson said in a statement.

by | October 24, 2017 | 22:05

The OPCW determined in June, during a separate investigation, the attack was orchestrated using the nerve agent sarin. Moscow vetoed a UN Security Council resolution to renew the mandate for a UN mission investigating the use of chemical weapons in Syria.

by | October 24, 2017 | 22:11

Trump has also long charged that former FBI Director James Comey used his agency to protect Hillary Clinton during the 2016 campaign. "Our justice system is represented by a blind-folded woman holding a set of scales". Asked whether it was appropriate for him to be investigating Russia-related matters after his recusal in April due to ethics concerns over his ties to the White House, Nunes asked reporters to re-read his statement and "stop referring" to his recusal.

by | October 24, 2017 | 22:28

While many countries' actual commitments under the deal are weak at best, the Paris accord still represented the most sweeping worldwide effort in history to fight climate change. Whereas Nicaragua, a nation believed to be at particular risk from climate change, strives to pursue green energy initiatives, producing more than 50 percent of its electricity from geothermal, wind, solar, biomass and wave power.

by | October 24, 2017 | 22:10

He shared the same photo on his Instagram account, with the message, "Locked it up ". "I love you @c_long", Parrish, 28, posted on Instagram . An hour after her announcement, Parrish showed off her engagement ring on Instagram . The couple just celebrated their first anniversary together on September 3, and now they have an even bigger milestone to celebrate! Janel Parrish only got engaged this morning to longtime love Chris Long and yet, she, nor us, still can't get ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 21:58

On Monday, al-Sisi arrived in Paris for a three-day visit during which he will meet with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron. Macron, who raised alleged human rights abuse in Russian Federation with Vladimir Putin in May during his trip to France, will welcome Sisi to the Elysee Palace on Tuesday for talks set to be focused on security.

by | October 24, 2017 | 20:26

Odinga's comments contradict repeated his previous public calls for protests on voting day. "We've not said that at all; we told people to stay away", the NASA presidential candidate told BBC . In Kisumu, an Odinga stronghold, demonstrators said that the polls should not take place, but were unclear on how they should be stopped. "We are aware of the issues raised by those who do not support the holding of this election".

by | October 24, 2017 | 21:15

According to the Post , the man's son, 22-year-old Army Sgt. Dillon Baldridge, was killed along with two other soldiers in June , shot by an Afghan police officer. His father, Chris Baldridge , said he received a call following his son's death which included an offer to give him a personal check for $25,000 after he expressed frustration with the military's causality benefits.

by | October 24, 2017 | 20:46

Furious academics tore into the MP over the letter, which they warned had echoes of the US Cold War witch hunt led by Senator Joseph McCarthy. Lord Patten of Barnes, the chancellor of Oxford University, described the letter as "absolutely disgraceful" and "offensive and idiotic Leninism".

by | October 24, 2017 | 20:56

The Great Lakes Water Authority said it didn't have an estimate of the number of water customers affected, since it provides water to individual water departments. Some patients were being transferred to Providence Hospital in Southfield. Ambulances also are being routed away from the Novi campus, AP reports. The advisory is expected to lift on Friday evening but the timeline could change, according to a news release.

by | October 24, 2017 | 19:09

Pronouncing its verdict, the top court also pulled up the Uttar Pradesh government for allowing the construction of a parking lot just 1 km from the iconic world heritage monument. Katiyar had said Taj Mahal was called "Tejo Mahal", and was a Lord Shiva's temple. The new development comes a week after BJP MLA Sangeet Som alleged that the monument was built by "traitors" who targeted Hindus.

by | October 24, 2017 | 19:59

Khan in his reference claimed that Gulalai had violated party laws and should be deseated as she had abstained from voting for the PTI's chosen candidate, Sheikh Rasheed, for the office of prime minister after the ouster of ex-PM Nawaz Sharif.

by | October 24, 2017 | 19:30

Cabinet approved highway projects worth about Rs 7 lakh crore for development of over 80,000 km of highways including Bharatmala project in the next five years, an official said as quoted by news agency PTI . "The first bundle of 9 NH stretches of 680.64 km has been put out to tender by NHAI with potential monetisation value of Rs 6,258 crore", it said. Bharatmala is the biggest ever road building project after National Highways Development Project (NHDP) that saw development of about ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 19:11

Activity in the services sectors, however, slowed more than expected, leaving the composite eurozone purchasing managers' index (PMI) lower than in the previous month. The services Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 55.2 from 55.6 in September. In addition, all the economies covered by the survey in September registered growth in business activity, new orders, employment and work backlogs.

by | October 24, 2017 | 20:01

Denise played a crucial role in helping Alan land his first big break, giving a tape to Glen Campbell at the airport, while she was working as a flight attendant. The late Jerry Reed was honored first. For Alan, it's a little overwhelming to realize the plaque with his name on it will now hang in the Country Music Hall of Fame's rotunda beside the plaques of other giants of country music.

by | October 24, 2017 | 18:19

As well as a three-day music festival, there will also be a four-day midweek celebration of comedy, cinema, food and much more. The XX top the bill on Sat 26 May, with support from Popcaan and Lykke Li. Said Jim King of AEG Presents: "We are thrilled to be able to launch this new festival concept and bring some of the world's most exciting artists to Victoria Park".

by | October 24, 2017 | 18:58

It took the fire brigade 45 minutes to get the situation under control, with no casualty reported so far. Aish and her husband Abhishek Bachchan visited the spot soon after knowing the news. He also said that despite no fire fighting systems in place, the fire fighters were able to douse the fire and didn't allow it to spread. Her mother still stays on the 12th floor flat and it is only natural for Ash to be anxious about her mother's safety.

by | October 24, 2017 | 19:00

Come 2019, a new structure will rise from the sea in the bay of Båly, a fishing village on the cold coast of lovely Norway. Located on the southernmost point of the Norwegian coastline by the village of Båly, the building is half-sunken into the sea, coming to rest directly on the seabed five metres below the water's surface.

by | October 24, 2017 | 18:37

Investigators said they got a tip to check an underground water-holding tank inside the park, which they said is large enough for a small child to slip into. They said they have no idea how he got into the storage tank. "We are incredibly saddened by this tragedy", the mayor's office wrote in a statement.

by | October 24, 2017 | 18:31

Ibrahim was released from prison last week, having spent four years incarcerated while his trial was delayed 25 times. He was jailed after being arrested in a mosque amid protests over the removal of the then Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi.

by | October 24, 2017 | 18:56

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has been ordered by a Federal High Court in Abuja to appear before it to testify as a witness in defence of former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP Olisa Metuh . Abang had earlier refused to grant Metuh's request to sign the subpoena to be served on Dasuki. When Ikpeazu announced Dasuki as the first defendant's next witness, Justice Abang asked if the defence has another witness, apart from the former NSA and Ikpeazu, ...

by | October 24, 2017 | 19:11

Lincoln County police told KOKH Monday that the unnamed teen was arrested in connection with the death of Austin Almanza. The arrow pierced the left side of the 10-year's old body, traveled through his torso, exited his right side and lodged in his younger brother's left arm.

by | October 24, 2017 | 19:08

But an agreement on a free trade deal with the European Union will take years to thrash out, Michel Barnier has warned. Earlier Tusk announced that the leaders of the countries of the European Union agreed on a second phase of negotiations on the United Kingdom exit from the EU (Brexit).

by | October 24, 2017 | 18:32

French law does not restrict parents' name choices for their children, provided a name does not harm the child's interests and is not opposed by other family members on reputational grounds. A French couple back in May was told to find another name for their baby after a court ruled they could not use the name because it contains a tilde, or a "ñ".

by | October 24, 2017 | 18:45

The attacks on election staff stoked concerns about an outbreak of violence during the election. Both Ruth Odinga and Outa were present at the protests, according to witnesses. Odinga's remarks came barely hours after he held a rally in Kisii on Monday where he led Opposition leaders drawn from Kisii and Nyamira in declaring that there shall be no elections conducted in the two counties.