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by | November 09, 2017 | 12:29

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was also present at the Kolkata railway station to flag off the train. Bandhan Express, a fully air-conditioned weekly passenger train, will run between the two cities on Thursday. The "Bandhan Express" will operate twice a week and cover a distance of 177 km in four-and-a-half hours. Bangladesh and India are working to re-open pre-1965 rail links for freight transport, Hasina added.

by | November 09, 2017 | 12:09

The way the baby box works is that when the outside door of the box is opened, a 911 call goes out. "I get down here and I'm looking". "I believe what we did last night was something special. "She stepped up to the plate and did the right thing and putting the baby in the baby box instead of us finding the baby in a ditch, the woods or a dumpster like we hear so many terrible stories", said assistant fire chief Warren Smith.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:52

Devin Patrick Kelley opened fire with an assault rifle, killing 26 people in a church. Trump also pointed to Chicago as proof that stricter gun laws don't work. City officials also have noted most guns used in crimes come from outside Chicago - with many coming from Indiana, Wisconsin, and MS, where gun laws are much more lax.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:20

Bhalla was endorsed by current Mayor Dawn Zimmer, who in a surprising decision announced not to run for re-election in June. "H (Y) UGE day yesterday", wrote Shekar Narasimhan, a top Democratic strategist in an email to a request for response.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:22

Bullet-resistant panels came to Florida Christian School through a parent, Alex Cejas, who founded a body armor and tactical gear company called Applied Fiber Concepts . "We thought, yeah, let's offer it to anyone who wants it", he told the Miami Herald . After a few rounds of conversation, Cejas agreed to set the school up with a custom order in case parents were interested.

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:27

In a post on Facebook, the sheriff's office said a deputy was sent to the dog park at Bicentennial Park after someone reported the unsafe find. Finding no others, she reviewed them with the person who found the first batch and noticed they were cold and sweating, like they were frozen and sitting in the sun.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:58

In a statement, she strongly condemned Quetta blast and said terrorists can not deter the resolve of the people through dastardly acts. Security officials and rescue teams reached the site after the incident. "Three individuals have embraced martyrdom including (Additional Inspector General) Hamid Shakeel and his driver", provincial government spokesman Anwar Ul Haq Kakar told Reuters .

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:56

The more than 1,000-page report of Justice (Retd) G. Sivarajan has criticised a huge number of top political leaders, including Chandy, his cabinet colleagues, sitting legislators, Lok Sabha members, former legislators and others. But in the Assembly the CM didn't mention the name of Ommen Chandy. He even alleged that changes were later made in the Commission's report in favour of the ruling front.

by | November 09, 2017 | 11:43

Meanwhile, Shinzo Abe pointed out that the strong US-Japan alliance was the cornerstone for the peace and stability in the Asia-Pacific region. Trump also said that South Korea would be ordering "billions of dollars" in military equipment from the United States, which he said would reduce their trade deficit.

by | November 09, 2017 | 07:50

After briefing the UN Security Council on Wednesday, Mark Lowcock, the UN's humanitarian chief, said the move will worsen a "catastrophic" humanitarian crisis that has pushed millions to the brink of starvation and has caused a mass cholera epidemic.

by | November 09, 2017 | 07:31

Labor Senator Sam Dastyari was called a " terrorist " and a "monkey" by men from a right wing fringe group in a Melbourne pub on Wednesday night. A spokesperson for Toll Group told BuzzFeed News in a statement that the company was investigating whether any of the men are now employed by Toll.

by | November 09, 2017 | 05:01

There has been speculation in recent weeks that the three aircraft carriers could be involved in a joint exercise while they were all in the region. The Reuters report added that a Japanese destroyer, the Inazuma, will join the United States maneuvers.

by | November 09, 2017 | 05:31

Upon further inspection they found that the man had been keeping a 14-inch baby king python in his trousers. He was taken into police custody to sober up and the snake was kept in a box, AP reported. "To the surprise of the police, the 19-year-old pulled a 35cm [14in] baby royal python from his pants". Speaking on Wednesday, police said they were looking for the reptile's owner and examining whether "the non-species-appropriate transport" contravened animal protection regulations.

by | November 09, 2017 | 04:21

The stock witnessed -6.54% declines, -3.15% declines and 6.67% gains for the 1-month, 3-month and 6-month period, respectively. 9,806,721 shares of the stock traded hands. Barclays Capital maintained it with "Equal-Weight" rating and $160 target in Friday, October 27 report. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 19 by Jefferies.

by | November 09, 2017 | 05:50

All five Pacers' starters scored in double-figures led by Myles Turner's 21. Offensive breakdown: The Pelicans shot 54.8 percent from the field in the first half and made eight of 18 3-point attempts, but they still failed to keep pace with in because of self-inflicted gaffes.

by | November 09, 2017 | 05:06

We condemn his every policy as it has only taken the lives of innocents."The IYC said Mr Modi forced his individual baseless vision on the entire nation". "The note ban was projected as a surgical strike on terrorism and black money but eventually it turned out to be a strike on the common man", Venugopal said.

by | November 09, 2017 | 04:53

Those weighing 100,000 tonnes or more will have to use the less glamorous industrial port of Marghera , which is a long way from Venice's famous Grand Canal. "We want it to be clear to UNESCO and to the world that we have a solution", Brugnaro added, referring to warnings from the cultural heritage organization that the city could be listed as "threatened" if it failed to take measures restricting cruise ship access.

by | November 09, 2017 | 04:12

ConocoPhillips (Symbol: COP ) is an S&P 500 company, giving it special status as one of the large-cap companies making up the S&P 500 Index. Royal Bank Of Canada set a $58.00 target price on ConocoPhillips and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, October 30th.

by | November 09, 2017 | 04:31

LoBiondo, 71, is the latest in a slew of moderate Republicans to announce they won't run during the next election cycle. The district is likely to be a top Democratic target. "In legislating, we previously fought against allowing the ideal to become the enemy of the good". He added, "A vocal and obstinate minority within both parties has hijacked good legislation in pursuit of no legislation".

by | November 09, 2017 | 04:03

She's also a poet, performance artist, and oral historian for the University of Minnesota. Jenkins won her race in the Eighth Ward of the Minneapolis City Council elections . The 65-year-old candidate lives in Palm Springs with her wife Cheryl, a place she considers more trans-friendly than other areas of the US where transgender politicians are running.

by | November 09, 2017 | 04:28

The NCAA has informed Alabama that highly-touted freshman guard Collin Sexton has yet to have his eligibility reinstated four days before the Crimson Tide open the 2017-18 season. Earlier in a Wednesday media session, Crimson Tide point guard Dazon Ingram noted that UA had been practicing as if Sexton would be available, but quickly added that "practice" since UA declared Sexton ineligible had consisted of only one walk through.

by | November 09, 2017 | 02:42

David Goldfein has directed the service's inspector general to work with its Pentagon counterpart to review the Kelley case and relevant policies and procedures. There are options for prisoners to earn the time. She confirmed a Houston TV station report that was based on an El Paso Police report. "There may be different work details or different things that they can participate in to whether or not they can get good time as well", Rousseau said.

by | November 09, 2017 | 03:53

Just 37 percent of Americans approved of his handling of the job. This could reflect a negative opinion of how Trump has dealt with the recent hurricanes and the ongoing "Russiagate" investigation. Regarding Trump's handling of health care legislation, 70 percent responded negatively, with 47 giving him the lowest possible rating. Finally, 53 percent of Americans believe the US leadership position in the world has been weakened under Trump.

by | November 09, 2017 | 02:43

The bill includes, among other things, a ban on "bump stocks" that allow a semiautomatic weapon to fire as rapidly as a fully automatic one; prohibits the transfer of high-capacity magazines; and requires a background check for any transfer of a gun covered by the bill.

by | November 09, 2017 | 03:07

Texas gunman Devin Kelley was not eligible to purchase the assault rifle he used to kill 26 people because he had been court-martialed by the Air Force in 2012, but still passed federal background checks to buy it. Smith said one of the victims ran into the store wounded. Prior to their flight, Cuellar, whose district includes Sutherland Springs, spoke to CBS News regarding the aftermath of the deadly shooting.

by | November 09, 2017 | 02:10

Though her initial account held that Viafore had capsized and disappeared, she later implicated herself in the crime. Suspicion didn't fall on Graswald until a month after the April 2015 death, when she had a chance encounter with police investigators on an island in the Hudson River.

by | November 09, 2017 | 03:00

The city, along with AAA and partners Keolis, have been hyping up the launch of the autonomous shuttle program all day, promising free rides to willing participants. "We're seeing a change in technology that's fundamentally changing how people view transportation-it's changing mobility, and it's changing cars", says John Moreno, AAA's manager of public affairs.

by | November 09, 2017 | 01:22

Syrian regime forces, backed by intensive Russian air strikes, have advanced on the town from the south and west for weeks. - Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi raised on Sunday the Iraqi flag at a border crossing with Syria days after Iraqi forces retook it from the Islamic State group, state TV announced.

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:30

Back in January, Republican John Carman, an Atlantic County state lawmaker, poked fun at the January's Women's March in Washington, posting a Facebook meme that asked whether the protest would be "over in time for them to cook dinner". Bennett, who'd never held public office, infuriated that an elected official would perpetuate risky stereotypes at that particularly sensitive time, wrote about it on Facebook, according to the Associated Press .

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:31

The full TV Tokyo clip appears to show Trump already walking away from the hole with his back turned before the fall took place. Abe then flicked his remaining food into the water. At the 49 second mark you see President Rube simply flip over his box of fish food and dump it out. Abe has golfed with Trump twice since the latter took office as the two leaders appear to have built an affinity for each other in a relatively short period of time.

by | November 09, 2017 | 00:06

Billie's body was discovered on September 29 in Charlotte, N.C., where a caller told police he or she had found what appeared to be a deceased person behind a church, police said. It's the same dumpster from which investigators later recovered Billie's cell phone. Last month, FBI investigators alluded to the possibility that Billie's killer drove her vehicle back from North Carolina to Norfolk before abandoning it.

by | November 08, 2017 | 22:44

Criminal investigators notably faced a similar dilemma after finding themselves unable to glean data from an Apple iPhone belonging to Syed Farkook, one of two perpetrators held responsible for killing 14 people during the San Bernardino shooting spree almost two years earlier.

by | November 08, 2017 | 22:20

O autor do tiroteio escapou do local em seu automóvel, o que pode ser visto em imagens de televisão no meio de um campo e com vários agentes e peritos policiais trabalhando a seu redor. O governador do Texas , Greg Abbott, fala durante entrevista coletiva em Sutherland Springs. Foram apreendidas três armas de fogo no local do ataque.

by | November 08, 2017 | 22:09

He was spotted earlier Wednesday, coffee in hand, leaving his Kenwood home with a motorcade to take him downtown. That's what happened in 2015, when former President George W. She and 11 other jurors convicted a man of first-degree murder for shooting a man to death over $50. Obama is in line to be paid the same $17.20 a day that others receive for reporting for jury duty.

by | November 08, 2017 | 22:47

King Philippe and Queen Mathilde are on a seven-day visit to India, which comes in the year when both nations are celebrating 70 years of their diplomatic ties and is aimed at deepening their political and economic engagements. After the ceremonial reception, Belgium's King Philippe, said, "This (India) is a country we love very much, we have many friends here". In 2016-17, bilateral trade between the countries stood at United States dollars 12.3 billion.