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by | November 02, 2017 | 11:17

Scotland will face the winners of the European qualification process, now led by Romania, but with Spain, Russia and Germany still in the mix. Japanese officials are anxious to make this tournament, which World Rugby president Bill Beaumont described as "groundbreaking", a resounding success.

by | November 02, 2017 | 12:01

Zoo officials have said they are grateful for the community's support during "the toughest of times". "Nothing - antibiotics, favorite foods, extra TLC - seemed to turn his condition around". So they're going to do a full necropsy, or autopsy, on Henry. "It is important to remember that through the SSP, Henry left a legacy in Fiona". "His bloodline has made a remarkable contribution to the future of the hippopotamus population".

by | November 02, 2017 | 11:29

The special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Court on 31 October adjourned hearing in Himachal Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh's exemption plea in disproportionate assets case to 30 November. He termed Congress a "laughing club" and that it needs to "introspect why people are turning away from them across the country". "Jawans from Himachal have sacrificed their lives for the country in nearly every war that we have witnessed", he added.

by | November 02, 2017 | 11:21

Reykjavik was able to ensure the equality of men and women of 87.7%. While progress was seen in the country's economic participation and opportunity, with a narrowing gap in wage equality for similar work, the report pointed out Japan lagged behind other countries in the share of senior female officials and managers.

by | November 02, 2017 | 10:21

Later that day Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's government dismissed the regional government and moved to impose direct rule on the wealthy northeastern region. The charges against Puigdemont and other Catalan leaders appear meant to preclude them from running for reelection in the new elections. Puigdemont "will not go to Madrid" on Thursday because "he will not have a fair trial" in Spain, Bekaert pointed out in statements quoted by the Belgian TV station NOS and reproduced by media.

by | November 02, 2017 | 11:19

Bordentown police officers weren't unfamiliar with their police chief, Frank Nucera, jr , disparaging African Americans. These n-----s are like ISIS, they have no value. A fellow officer then recorded him making a series of derogatory comments where he called the man a racial slur, according to a criminal complaint.

by | November 02, 2017 | 11:21

A police spokesperson told Rising Kashmir that, " A convoy of CRPF 96 battalion with six buses was attacked by militants resulting in injuries to CRPF personnel ". "While three jawans received bullet injuries, two were hit by broken glass panes of the vehicle", said Zulfikar Hassan, IG, CRPF. Meanwhile in a statement, Lashkar-e-Toiba militant organization claimed responsibility of the attack.

by | November 02, 2017 | 11:08

However, Kurdish regional authorities denied the crossing had been handed over. Vehicles crossing the border would now be subject to three checks - by Turks, Iraqi forces and the Kurds. The semi-autonomous KRG has been struggling to pay the Peshmerga and its employees since 2014, after Baghdad stopped payments to it because of a dispute about oil-sharing revenue.

by | November 02, 2017 | 09:49

He did not give details of any casualties. The Israeli army refused to comment on the report . The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it was still unclear whether the depot belonged to the Syrian government or its Lebanese ally Hezbollah.

by | November 02, 2017 | 11:02

Following thousands of "likes" on the comment, Crowe said he'd be prepared to take matters into his own hands. "I am sure that numerous refugees are skilled people and with the right assistance can adjust well into our communities", he said.

by | November 02, 2017 | 11:03

The dead also included Ann-Laure Decadt, 31, of Belgium, who had traveled to NY with her mother and two sisters, according to her husband, Alexander Naessens. The Argentine victims of Tuesday's terror attack in New York City can be seen enjoying a handsome fall day in video shot moments before the incident.

by | November 02, 2017 | 09:12

His victims were bicyclists, joggers, and pedestrians. "What we've seen instead of carrying out complicated attacks that result in thousands of deaths like the one we saw on 9/11; we're seeing increasingly these incidents targeting places called soft targets, which are places that are open to the public that are difficult to secure, and using weapons in the attack that are easily obtained such as cars, trucks, knives and guns", Cohen told ABC News.

by | November 02, 2017 | 09:57

NASA has been working on its design for a while now, but they just announced the rover's camera arsenal. The rover will have cameras all over the place, but its most useful visual instrument will likely be its "Mastcam-Z", which is an improved version of the Mastcam now installed on the Curiosity rover.

by | November 02, 2017 | 08:45

Nawaz Sharif disembarks from a PIA plane at Islamabad airport. He is expected to hold a consultative meeting with party leaders and government officials at Punjab House. Ex-PM Sharif on his way to Punjab House. The court is hearing three corruption references against the Sharif family in light of the Supreme Court's July 28 judgment in the Panama Papers case.

by | November 02, 2017 | 09:37

Not only does the 50-year-old look unsafe but also menacing while portraying the eccentric scientist called Richard in the film. It is for the first time that Akki will be seen playing a negative role on-screen. The film will be a visual treat for the viewers as it has been shot using the latest 3D technology cameras and cutting-edge technology. Also, a dubbed version in Telugu will release alongside the original Tamil and Hindi versions reportedly.

by | November 02, 2017 | 07:25

As per the details, a boiler blasted in the newly installed power generating unit at the plant in Unchahar town of Raebareli city. Over 100 others injured in the blast are undergoing treatment at different hospitals. NTPC plant is a secured facility and entry is restricted to employees only. "The situation is being closely monitored and officials are ensuring normalcy is restored", Modi wrote on Twitter.

by | November 02, 2017 | 07:05

Separate charges were announced on Tuesday in Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe against Paul Manafort . Papadopoulos, of Novi, has the misfortune of a distinctive name that's shared with a former adviser of President Donald Trump .

by | November 02, 2017 | 07:04

The balance of power between Iraqi central government forces and the autonomous Kurdish region has been transformed since the Kurds staged their referendum on September 25. "We call on all Kurdish parties to support the KRG as it works to resolve pending issues over the remainder of its term and prepare for elections in 2018", a statement commending Mr Barzani's decision from the US State Department said.

by | November 02, 2017 | 06:56

At a news gathering Tuesday, Wubbles said she's happy to put the episode behind her. "Again, this landed in my lap. I didn't seek out the last 4 months". The unconscious patient, who was badly hurt in a crash with a vehicle driven by someone fleeing police, has since died. Wubbels gave the officers a printout of the doctor's facility arrangement for drawing blood and said their demand did not meet the criteria.

by | November 02, 2017 | 05:22

Tensions between Washington and Pyongyang have been heightened in recent months as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un progresses in his nuclear and missile program, with Trump threatening "fire and fury" if the country continues. Thae Yong-ho speaks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington on October 31, 2017. Thae, the highest-level North Korean defector in two decades, appeared to confirm what has always been suspected but rarely articulated by USA officials - ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 04:58

That meant vehicles crossing the border were subject to three checks. "Habur border gate has been handed over to the central government as of this morning", Yildirim told members of his ruling AK Party in parliament. Kurds voted overwhelmingly in favour of secession however, it took place amid global disapproval, most notably from the United States. The referendum and ensuing dispute with Baghdad has also exposed deep rifts within the Kurdish leadership.

by | November 02, 2017 | 04:00

Police warned people in the area to stay away from the shopping center. The Thornton police has not released any additional information on the victims so far. KMGH-TV reported the shooting left at least one dead and one injured. Make sure to stay with NewsCenter 16 - on-air and online - as we continue to follow this developing story.

by | November 02, 2017 | 04:21

With this, he has fulfilled his promise to professional boxer Vijender Singh who had asked him to post pictures of him playing some sport. During the event held in the national capital, Rahul and boxer Vijender Singh had an interesting conversation on the topic.

by | November 02, 2017 | 04:20

Police did not specify how long they believe Boutain kept the woman with him or how far they walked before she escaped. ChenWei worked as a peer adviser in the International Student and Scholar Services Office, University President David Pershing said in a statement.

by | November 02, 2017 | 03:04

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said at a news conference, "Based on information we have at this moment, this was an act of terror, and a particularly cowardly act of terror aimed at innocent civilians". He urged the city's residents not to change their plans: "Be New Yorkers and live your life". "I saw he had something in his hand, but I couldn't tell what it was".

by | November 02, 2017 | 02:00

But at a news conference later FBI Assistant Director in Charge Bill Sweeney said, "We've found him, and we'll leave it at that". The announcement came less than 90 minutes after the Federal Bureau of Investigation released a wanted poster for Mukhammadzoir Kadirov, a 32-year-old Uzbekistan national.

by | November 02, 2017 | 02:20

Noting that the average number of cases each court in the country was now handling was over 4,000 in subordinate judiciary, the Bench said unless a court deals exclusively with cases involving politicians , it would be hard to complete the trial within a year.

by | November 02, 2017 | 02:05

The flight was the last to be flown between NY and Lahore as PIA had suspended it's this particular route. The incident occurred on Saturday at New York's JFK airport, as the airline prepared for its final flight from NY to Lahore, via Manchester, with the route having been suspended since due to financial losses.

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:32

Plus millions more for clothes, condos and home renovations. Dan McLaughlin and Jonah Goldberg have both made important points about the Paul Manafort indictment, but I'm afraid both are missing the real scandal: This guy allegedly wired almost a million bucks to an antique-rug store over a two-year period, and then $100,000 more to a "related" business a couple years later.

by | November 02, 2017 | 00:54

It matches the Roman Catholic celebration of "Todos los Santos y Fieles Difuntos". Is the absorption of Dia de Muertos into mainstream American holiday culture a form of appreciative celebration of Mexican traditions, or a money-driven, cynical form of cultural appropriation ? It's basically the same every year - with the day itself being November 2.

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:01

Geode Cap Ltd Com owns 3.43 million shares. The Company operates through three segments: SAN Products, IP Networking Products and Global Services . Now has a PEG ratio of 36.07 where as its P/E ratio is 8.55. TH Capital initiated Silicon Laboratories (NASDAQ:SLAB) on Thursday, September 29 with "Buy" rating . Technical Analysis: The Company has the market capitalization of $4.85B.

by | November 02, 2017 | 00:26

Beginning on January 1, marijuana sales will be allowed for recreational uses. The legislation permits those who are 21 and older to "possess, transport, buy and use up to an ounce of cannabis for recreational purposes". "High tax rates raise prices in legal markets, reinforcing the price advantage of black markets", the firm said in a report Monday. Increased enforcement efforts may discourage illegal efforts, but high taxes may "complicate such efforts by diverting in-state sales to the ...

by | November 02, 2017 | 01:24

Manafort colluded with the Russian Federation government", Downing said, speaking to a wall of cameras and microphones awaiting his remarks. An internal report said he received payments of $600,000 a month over four years ending in 2014, according to a source who has seen the report.

by | November 02, 2017 | 00:44

But by securing indictments of Paul Manafort and Rick Gates , and a surprise guilty plea from foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos , Mueller announced loudly that the Russian Federation investigation poses an existential threat to the president.

by | November 02, 2017 | 00:28

That forced refiners to push back other maintenance to focus on hurricane related repairs, and are now limiting refinery output in an attempt to catch up on delayed maintenance. According to GasBuddy, an online service dedicated to finding and reporting the cheapest gas prices nationwide, though, "nowhere in the country have motorists seen gasoline prices rising as fast as they have in the Great Lakes in recent days".