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by | November 18, 2017 | 00:41

Franken has apologized after Los Angeles radio anchor Leeann Tweeden accused him of improper conduct during a USO tour, including insisting on rehearsing a kiss for a skit.

by | November 18, 2017 | 01:48

Facebook previously said there was no evidence of Russian interference on its platform during Brexit. The report comes a day after Prime Minister Theresa May publicly rebuked Russian Federation in a speech for trying to "sow discord in the West" with fake news and divisive social media campaigns.

by | November 18, 2017 | 01:37

Sessions reportedly met with Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the US, during last year's presidential campaign. Kislyak's interview comes after Sessions faced extensive questioning this week, when the House Judiciary Committee asked him about inconsistencies in his previous testimony about how he had no knowledge about any contact between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

by | November 18, 2017 | 00:13

So come along and join the fun. These days, Eaton's is long gone but the Santa parades are taking place just about everywhere, and this weekend will see them staged in Orangeville Saturday and Toronto on Sunday. The Chatham-Kent Fire Department will be in the parade, collecting canned goods and non-perishable food items for the food bank. Middlebrook marketing manager Heather Crank-Ingham said: "We are once again holding our popular light switch on event with reindeer parade, families ...

by | November 18, 2017 | 00:12

But the USA president implored them to also give Xi their gratitude for making their release possible. Rep. Steve Womack of Arkansas said Trump "personally engaged the Chinese president and it turned out the way it did", with the players released.

by | November 18, 2017 | 00:16

In addition, hotels, clubs, restaurants, places of worship, parks, high-profile events, educational institutions, airports, and other soft targets remain priority locations for possible attacks. The US State Department had issued a similar advisory just a few days before the December 19 Berlin attack, when a truck was driven into a Christmas market.

by | November 18, 2017 | 00:37

An anonymous source told TMZ this week that Manson's health continues to decline and that "it's not going to get any better for him". State and local officials were not immediately available for comment to Reuters. Prosecutors said Manson and his followers were trying to incite a race war he dubbed "Helter Skelter", taken from the Beatles song of the same name. Manson, 83, is now hospitalized at a Bakersfield, Calif., hospital but his condition is unclear, the on Thursday.

by | November 17, 2017 | 23:52

The embattled utility pledged to roll back residential electric rates to March 2015 levels, saving average customers more than $5 a month by canceling out two rate hikes SCANA was granted as the V.C. "Today's proposal provides further proof that SCANA has consistently prioritized the company's profits over protecting its consumers". The company's press statement said the gas-fired plant would be "an addition.to SCE&G's system", and later added in parentheses "acquisition cost to be borne by ...

by | November 18, 2017 | 00:38

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. A high in the upper 40s Sunday kicks off a week of 40- and 50-degree days during Thanksgiving week. Highs will only be in the upper 40s and lower 50s on Monday with lows near or below freezing on Monday night . It'll be cloudy during the day with isolated snow showers and lows of 14 to 24 degrees.

by | November 18, 2017 | 00:38

Only one Christmas tree permit will be issued per household per year, and permits are not refundable. The permit must be attached to the tree before transporting it from the site where it was cut, and the permit holder is responsible for knowing that the tree comes from Forest Service land.

by | November 17, 2017 | 23:12

An Ohio Supreme Court justice has taken to Facebook to share details about his past sexual relationships and his thoughts on Senator Al Franken being accused of forcibly touching and grabbing a woman in 2006. Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Judge Roy Moore is facing accusations from several women, the youngest of whom was 14 at the time of the alleged assault.

by | November 17, 2017 | 23:23

The recent criticism of Bill Clinton revolves around a lot more than Lewinsky-a recent New York Times column from a prominent feminist was headlined, "I Believe Juanita", referring to the woman who has long accused the former president of raping her.

by | November 17, 2017 | 23:51

She denies the charges. In 2009, the International Chamber of Commerce ordered Britain to repay Iran £450 million ($592 million) for the tanks that were never delivered, but United Nations and European Union sanctions levied against Iran prevented the repayment.

by | November 17, 2017 | 22:00

The Navy told the station that the aircraft involved was based at Naval Air Station Whidbey Island off the Washington coast. Spokesman Thomas Mills told the BBC: "From a Navy standpoint, we do hold our aircrew to the highest standards and this is absolutely unacceptable".

by | November 17, 2017 | 20:12

An initial search in an area around the sub's last known position, some 430 kilometers off the southeastern Valdez peninsula, provided no clues. "We still have no established contact", Balbi said, as cited by Clarin . It was built in Germany in 1985 and arrived in Argentina a year later. It was sent for refurbishment in 2008 which was meant to extend its operational life by another 30 years.

by | November 17, 2017 | 21:46

The meeting in the Philippines capital came a day after officials of India, the US, Japan and Australia held talks to give shape to the much talked about quadrilateral alliance to keep the strategically important Indo-Pacific region free, open and inclusive.

by | November 17, 2017 | 19:46

The Election Commission has recognised Janta Dal United's faction led by Nitish Kumar . According to the Newspaper, Incidentally, the Maharashtra MLC - Kapil Harishchandra Patel - has also filed an affidavit of support to the other JD (U) faction as well.The Nitish group, on its part, argued the present strength of the JD (U) national council was 195, with organisational elections held in October last.

by | November 17, 2017 | 20:29

An Indian man has laid claims to an 800-square-mile strip of land between Egypt and Sudan taking advantage of the fact that this is not a part of any state or country. I have added a seed and poured some water on it today. "This is no joke, I own a country now!" While Mr Dixit writes on Facebook that he is going to "write an email to the United Nations", he may struggle to fulfil his dream - and not only because of other people who already lay claim to Bir Tawil.

by | November 17, 2017 | 20:43

They said: 'Can't make it up. When the traffic officer approached the auto, he discovered the driver had used string to affix both an iPhone and a Samsung tablet to the steering wheel. "We are reminding our drivers to leave their devices alone behind the wheel", Doucette added. Amazingly, he wasn't given a ticket for distracted driving and only had to pay $81 for not being able to produce his driver's license.

by | November 17, 2017 | 20:30

Following the incident, the security forces have cordoned off the area and combing operations are underway to flush out the terrorists. Al-Qaida offshoot Gazwat-ul-Hind militant Mugees Ahmad Mir of Parimpora killed after sustaining bullet wounds at Zukura this evening in which a police officer also lost his life.

by | November 17, 2017 | 19:57

Eleven fraternities had been under investigation since the start of the school year . "[Eleven] of the 37 IFC chapters have been under investigation since the school year began", Isaacs wrote. The Ohio school joins a growing list of colleges across the country pulling the plug on Greek life activities. Other big-name universities have current bans on Greek life.

by | November 17, 2017 | 19:34

The suspect in this case is Hunter Day , a married and emergency certified teacher at Yukon High School . The parents told investigators they had already discovered text messages and nude photos stored on the device, and were concerned Day had already had sex with their son.

by | November 17, 2017 | 19:16

The incident took place at a fundraiser in Dearborn, Michigan , during his reelection campaign. She says she was upset by a spokesman's statement that Bush's arm sometimes "falls on the lower waist of people" when he is in his wheelchair.

by | November 17, 2017 | 20:05

The new Infinix Zero 5 will sport a 5.98-inch display offering a screen resolution of 1080x1920 pixels, which means it is a full HD display . The estimates have it that the Infinix Zero 5 could be priced somewhere around 26,000 Pakistani Rupees while the Infinix Zero 5 Pro could be priced about 29,000 or 30,000 Pakistani Rupees or so.

by | November 17, 2017 | 19:30

Tonight at 7.15, during the opening ceremony of Indian Super League in Kochi, fans of Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif were waited with bated breath. The song was filmed in a unique location. "In a way, they were all dancing to our tunes". They would complete shooting and immediately hang out with the locals. The song is already making buzz on the social media and it is apparent that after Tiger Zinda Hai became the highest liked trailer in the world, the same things is likely to happen ...

by | November 17, 2017 | 19:39

The journalists are freelancers working for Paris Match magazine. "France has been a partner in our space programme from the very beginning", she said. The India-France relationship was elevated to that of a strategic partnership in 1998. "Our bilateral relations must be understood as an expression of this common analysis", he said.

by | November 17, 2017 | 19:34

Toyota Motor Corporation and Suzuki Motor Corporation have signed a memorandum of understanding which will see both companies working together for introducing Electric Vehicles (EVs) in the Indian market by around 2020. The companies will also undertake a comprehensive study of activities for widespread acceptance and use of electric vehicles in India. Daimler AG said at the Guangzhou motor show Friday that it will produce its first electric auto in the country in 2019.

by | November 17, 2017 | 18:13

Ridge, a U.S. Army Veteran who served in Vietnam, left his Pennsylvania office to join the Bush administration as the nation's first Secretary for the newly-created Department of Homeland Security after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.

by | November 17, 2017 | 18:06

The passenger had booked a ticket from Frankfurt to Bangkok, with a stopover in Kuwait. The BBC was unable to reach Kuwait Airlines for comment. Gelbert confirmed they intend to appeal and that the verdict was " shameful for democracy and for Germany in general ".

by | November 17, 2017 | 18:22

Rev. Jamie Johnson stepped down from his position as the head of faith-based and neighborhood partnerships at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Thursday after it emerged that he had previously accused black people of turning US cities into the "slums", adding that Muslims only contributed "oil and dead bodies" to society.

by | November 17, 2017 | 17:45

The mid-air collision took place over the woodland, according to Daily Mail. At least seven fire appliances including three urban search emergency vehicles rushed to the scene along with six fire officers who also launched the fire brigade drone over the fallen wreckage looking for any survivors.

by | November 17, 2017 | 18:35

When asked by The New York Times if Clinton, who stayed in office after his relationship with the former intern was revealed, should have resigned , Gillibrand said "yes". That long pause suggests this was not something that the senator from NY said lightly, nor that she necessarily planned on saying. Gillibrand has publicly expressed her admiration of the Clintons in the past.

by | November 17, 2017 | 17:39

Elder members of the First United Methodist Church met for a Thanksgiving dinner at around 1pm, according to news station WNCN, and their discussions turned to the recent massacre during a Sunday service at a baptist church in Sutherland Springs where 26 people were killed by gunman Devin Patrick Kelley .

by | November 17, 2017 | 17:47

The Congress party has also claimed technology is not being transferred to India under the deal. The Congress leader said that "I answer all your questions, whatever you ask me". With successive Air Force chiefs telling the government that India's air defence would be seriously affected without the jets being inducted, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced an off-the-shelf purchase from France during a visit to Paris in April 2015.

by | November 17, 2017 | 18:27

Turkey, which became a member of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation in 1952, is a key member of the alliance but tensions have grown in recent months over its crackdown after the failed coup and Ankara's increasingly close alliance with Russian Federation.