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by | November 20, 2017 | 16:56

The 35-year-old will be required to serve a minimum term of 10 years in prison - the mandatory term for those convicted of child trafficking. Shortey's jury trial was set to begin on 5 December in Oklahoma City federal court but he will now plead guilty on 30 November.

by | November 20, 2017 | 15:57

The farm's ducks were confirmed to have a highly pathogenic strain of H5N6. Government officials have also found traces of the highly pathogenic avian influenza strain H5N6 in wild bird droppings in the south of the country. All nine poultry farms in the vicinity of the Gochang farm tested negative for AI, the government reported. South Korea suffered the worst avian flu outbreak past year, which lasted almost eight months, with millions of chickens and ducks being culled.

by | November 20, 2017 | 16:03

Sanjay Leela Bhansali has not commented on the recent controversies, but he did show the movie to journalists, which further riled the protesters, who were asking for a screening for months. The Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday said that it will not let Bollywood movie " Padmavati " be released in the state unless its "controversial portions" are removed.

by | November 20, 2017 | 16:56

The auto accident unleashed a wave of incredulity in Indonesia with some seeing it as an outrageous move to stymie the investigation. Novanto was admitted to hospital late on Thursday after the commission declared him a wanted person, but many Indonesians posted jokes online mocking claims by Novanto's lawyer that he was seriously injured after his auto hit a utility pole.

by | November 20, 2017 | 15:24

And just when we though his stint his rehab following his two-year addiction to painkillers would be swept under the carpet, in the first minute Dec joked that he was hosting with Holly Willoughby (who was rumoured to be replacing Ant) joked: "Well nobody was sure if you would make it or not".

by | November 20, 2017 | 16:31

Punning on the word "chillar", which in English means "small change", Tharoor on Sunday tweeted: "What a mistake to demonetise our currency!" We are all proud of Manushi Chhillar , who won the coveted Miss World 2017 crown at a grand event in China, bringing to an end the country's dry spell of 17 years at the top pageant contest.

by | November 20, 2017 | 16:32

He thanked President Muhammadu Buhari and all critical stakeholders for ensuring that the electioneering processs was free and fair. The voting figures, as announced by the returning officer and the Vice Chancellor of University of Calabar, Prof Zana Akpagu, showed that out of the 2,064,134 registered voters in the state, 457,311 were accredited for the election, of which 448,771 voted, with 422,314 votes validated and 26,457 votes rejected.

by | November 20, 2017 | 14:55

Highs on Monday will be in the upper 50s. Highs back in the mid 50s Wednesday under sunny skies. Tuesday night - Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Weather should not interfere with any Thanksgiving holiday plans. Thanksgiving looks to be a handsome but cool day we will have bright sunny skies and temperatures in the 50s most of the day.

by | November 20, 2017 | 13:58

A liberal group has launched a seven-figure ad campaign to encourage Republicans to vote against the Senate's tax bill. The group, Not One Penny, began airing its first ad in ME on Saturday. With only 13 Republican congressmen voting "no", all of the 227 "yes" votes in the U. S. House of Representatives were by Republicans. Not a single Democrat voted for the plan.

by | November 20, 2017 | 13:29

Analysts say the military stepped in last week after Mugabe's wife Grace, 52, secured prime position to succeed him as president following a bitter power struggle with Mnangagwa, who has close ties to the army. "He's playing a game". Tens of thousands of Zimbabweans attended street protests on Saturday, demonstrating against the Mugabes. "These are tears of joy ", said Frank Mutsindikwa, 34, holding aloft the Zimbabwean flag.

by | November 20, 2017 | 12:38

Blood supply to a part of Dasmunsi's brain was cut off causing irreversible damage. His body functions, according to The Indian Express , were functional but he breathed through a tracheostomy tube attached to his neck and was fed through a PEG tube in his stomach.

by | November 20, 2017 | 13:15

He said no one would be allowed to disturb peace in the economic and financial hub of the country. Referring to the situation of law and order, the prime minister said that army, Rangers, police and people had rendered sacrifices for the restoration of law and order in the port city and their sacrifices would not go waste.

by | November 20, 2017 | 12:57

President Ramnath Kovind during his maiden visit to the state visited the land of dawn-lit mountains. During this, he addressed the gathering presented at the event and quoted, "If Northeast is the Crown of the Country, then Arunachal Pradesh is the Gem is the crown".

by | November 20, 2017 | 10:56

The 48-year-old remains under contract until 2019, but has spoken of nostalgia for his homeland in recent weeks and has endured a hard relationship with the Stamford Bridge hierarchy. Gian Piero Ventura has been removed as the Italian manager, and now the quest is on to find the right replacement. Conte was the Italian boss at the 2016 European Championships.

by | November 20, 2017 | 11:34

War veterans have called on cornered President Robert Mugabe to step down today or face the wrath of Zimbabweans in a planned final push rally to oust the only leader Zimbabwe has known since independence in 1980. He said the USA would discuss lifting multiple US sanctions on Zimbabwe if it began enacting political and economic reforms. He also reaffirmed the African Union directive against unconstitutional changes in government within the continent.

by | November 20, 2017 | 11:54

The final decision on whether to re-enter the drift will be made by me, informed by expert advice from the agency. But "not to the point of walking in there and knowing that the risk is too high". She says that is a "major difference" between the position of her government and the past government. The agency will take over Pike River assets from Solid Energy by the time it enters liquidation in mid-March 2018.

by | November 20, 2017 | 10:54

Azaria submitted a formal request last month. Azaria's case deeply divided Israel, but the nation's military pushed for his prosecution, saying he violated its code of ethics. The shooting was captured on video by a local affiliate of the Israeli human rights group B'Tselem. A soldier, identified as Azaria, is then seen cocking his rifle and fatally shooting Sharif in the head from several metres away.

by | November 20, 2017 | 10:32

Due to the prevailing weather conditions, both day and night temperatures plummeted in most parts of Jammu region over the past few days with the city recording a low of 11.2 degrees Celsius, an MeT office spokesperson said. Night temperatures at all other places in Kashmir division stayed above the freezing point last night. The ski resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir shivered at -4.6 degrees Celsius, while Pahalgam, a health resort which serves as a base camp during the annual Amarnath ...

by | November 20, 2017 | 08:13

Prior to Butler's missed free throw, Detroit's Reggie Jackson walked into the lane to say something to his teammates, causing a pause during which Butler glanced in Jackson's direction. "That was his best finish of the year". "He got a lot of credit in the Atlanta game, he made some good shots". The Pistons had been trailing through the first three quarters before finally taking a late lead in the fourth.

by | November 20, 2017 | 09:00

A spokesman for the TV star said the allegation "does not concern his broadcast work" and that the incident took place "over a decade ago". The married father-of-two, 46, is accused of sending inappropriate messages to a female member of staff at the Corporation "over a decade ago".

by | November 20, 2017 | 08:15

Seven News understands the 38-year-old was involved in a auto crash involving a friend of his wife. He is reportedly being questioned at Campsie Police Station over the crash and an alleged breached of an apprehended violence order (AVO).

by | November 20, 2017 | 08:44

After the bill is introduced today, it will likely be debated through the weekend. "Had we gone before that final offer vote, this absolutely would have been challenged", she told reporters at Queen's Park. "The reality is this strike reached record lengths because of a lack of leadership shown by Kathleen Wynne and her government", he says. The Ontario Public Service Employees Union, which represents the striking faculties, said the dispute was the longest strike in the colleges' history.

by | November 20, 2017 | 07:02

Also, the pamphlet says that in case of any such happenings, the parents must immediate get in touch with Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Bajrang Dal, Durga Vahini and other Hindu groups. "Check your daughter's mobile phone, who does she call, whose numbers are saved in the mobile, what and who do they text, checking all this will give you a lot of information", it suggests.

by | November 20, 2017 | 06:45

He stayed in the game to shoot the free throws, but limped back to the bench for a brief sit before heading back to the locker room for treatment and did not return. Forward Nick Ward added 22 points of his own on a typically efficient shooting performance: 8-for-10. Elijah Olaniyi had 16 points and Akwasi Yeboah added 15 for Stony Brook.

by | November 20, 2017 | 07:21

China said Thursday that a "dual suspension" proposal to handle North Korea was still the best option, referring to a freeze of North's nuclear and missile program and a freeze of South Korea-U.S. Trump, who had previously called negotiations with North Korea a waste of time, has offered no clear path to talks. Pentagon officials, top scientists and lawmakers see these measures as a response to Pyongyang's fast-developing ballistic missile capability, which poses a serious risk to U.S.

by | November 20, 2017 | 07:30

New elections could impact the future of Brexit negotiations . A deadline of 1700 GMT passed with no announcement being made, suggesting Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives, the pro-business Free Democrats (FDP) and the Greens had been unable to agree the painful compromises needed to wrap up talks, which appear set to continue.

by | November 20, 2017 | 07:37

Details on the circumstances leading up to their injuries and Martinez's death were not immediately available. A Border Patrol agent died Sunday morning from injuries he suffered while on patrol in southwest Texas, the US Customs and Border Protection said.

by | November 20, 2017 | 04:57

Police are attempting to determine whether or not Netanyahu is guilty of corruption with regards to the case. Last month Netanyahu lashed out at the police on his Facebook page over leaks to the Israeli media related to the graft investigation.

by | November 20, 2017 | 05:27

Cater contends in her suit that she contacted Cuomo's office at least six times to report the sexual abuse, yet his office did nothing. Cater claims she was given the runaround when she called Cuomo's office twice to complain about Hoyt's conduct, the Post reported.

by | November 20, 2017 | 02:43

Aperio Group LLC now owns 165,333 shares of the company's stock valued at $10,841,000 after purchasing an additional 23,045 shares in the last quarter. Tudor Invest Et Al invested in 3,200 shares. Riverpoint Capital Management Llc decreased Microchip Technology Inc (NASDAQ:MCHP) stake by 32,929 shares to 327,601 valued at $25.28 million in 2017Q2.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:25

U2 will complete an Irish led line-up of guests where the band will be promoting their new album Songs of Experience . Ronan now stars in Greta Gerwig's critically-acclaimed directional debut film Lady Bird . The show is famed for its irreverent sketches of well-known politicains and celebrities. The episode will air on December 2. It has featured comedy performers like Tina Fey, Jimmy Fallon, Kate McKinnon and Molly Shannon.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:05

The weightlifter had been given a liver transplant earlier this month after a suitable donor was found and initial reports had said that the surgery was successful. Turkish sports minister Osman Askin Bak compared Suleymanoglu to some of today's stars. His great rival and Greek champion Valerios Leonidis was amongst the mourners, kissing the coffin as he passed by.

by | November 20, 2017 | 02:33

Two months after Hurricane Maria tore across the island, about half of its 3.4 million population still has no electricity and others have no running water. Some of the marchers are also calling on Washington to forgive Puerto Rico's $73 billion debt - something that President Donald Trump has suggested.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:31

Strong winds developed across the Northeast on Sunday behind a departing low-pressure system, according to meteorologist Chris Dolce. The National Weather Service in NY said a wind advisory is in effect in the city until 6 p.m. "The exterior plywood panels acted as a sail and it blew the shed over", he said, adding that it was "very fortunate to only have five injuries". Authorities say five people suffered minor injuries.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:38

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center said hazardous tsunami waves were possible along the coastlines of New Caledonia and nearby Vanuatu in the South Pacific. New Zealand officials say there is no tsunami threat. Authorities in Australia and New Zealand said there were no tsunami threats to either of those countries.