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by | November 21, 2017 | 00:00

Douglas Elliott, a lawyer who spearheaded a class-action lawsuit on behalf of LGBTQ people who were persecuted and removed from their jobs for being homosexual, said, "I never thought I'd live to see the day". Last year, Justin Trudeau was committed to implementing these recommendations. Trudeau's government has previously vowed to issue a sweeping apology for historic gay convictions , prompting hopes that this month's apology will begin to heal historic rifts between the government and ...

by | November 21, 2017 | 00:14

Those with recently expired passes will receive a letter with instructions on how to renew. "We continuously seek the appropriate balance that helps manage demand for our product and allows us to deliver a world-class experience for all guests".

by | November 21, 2017 | 00:42

The Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra observed that "if he fails to return by December 10, it will be treated as contempt of court". Karti Chidambaram was directed by the Court to file an undertaking in this regard. The FIR lodged by the CBI, on May 15, alleged that Karti illegally took service charges of Rs 305 crore in 2007 for getting the FIPB clearance when his father P Chidambaram was the finance minister.

by | November 21, 2017 | 00:05

She has black hair, brown eyes and a mole on her nose. Carrasco was last seen wearing a dark gray shirt and gray Under Armour shorts. The Alert says it is believed that 13-year-old Rodolfo Penaflor Jr has abducted 12-year-old Beyonce Carrasco.

by | November 20, 2017 | 22:45

Many hours of a coordinated joint search was carried out by the Coosa County Sheriff's Office, the Elmore County Sheriff's Office, ALEA, the state tracking dogs, ALEA's Aviation Unit, and the U.S. Sometime after his escape, Vernon broke into a home on Highway 231 in Rockford where he bound the residents and took their 2016 Ford Fusion. Vernon had previously escaped the prison back on October 29 when he was being booked into the county jail.

by | November 20, 2017 | 22:56

The airstrikes were part of a joint US-Afghan operation targeting drug facilities in Taliban controlled areas in northern Helmand Province. B-52 bombers, F-22 Raptor fighters, unmanned aircraft, Marine Corps rocket fire and Afghan A-29 aircraft struck eight narcotics processing sites in Helmand province, the USA military and Afghanistan government announced in Kabul.

by | November 20, 2017 | 23:50

The SI to Perrigo Company Plc's float is 5.45%. About 57,473 shares traded. Perrigo Company plc Ordinary Shares (NYSE:PRGO) has declined 23.00% since November 20, 2016 and is downtrending. In the last quarter, insiders have sold 244,918 shares of company stock worth $17,643,259. Another trade for 690 shares valued at $46,230 was made by CHATTERJEE DEBASHIS on Thursday, May 25.

by | November 21, 2017 | 00:00

A sixth unnamed source told BuzzFeed News that McMaster made similar comments directly to the source in private, and said Trump did not have the smarts to understand the subjects the National Security Council deals with. Of Kusher, one source told BuzzFeed News, McMaster said he had no business being in the White House and should not be involved in national security issues.

by | November 20, 2017 | 22:49

National Super Alliance leader Raila Odinga arrived in the country some minutes after 11am to a rousing reception by thousands of supporters. Kenya's Supreme Court on Monday upheld the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in last month's repeat presidential vote.

by | November 20, 2017 | 23:31

In total, 33 people were hurt, including seven Newburgh firefighters, some of whom were faced with a secondary explosion when they responded to the first. "I went outside, the smoke seemed to die down, then all of a sudden it started up again". The cause of the explosion is not known yet. New Windsor is about 90 minutes north of New York City.

by | November 20, 2017 | 22:56

There have been eight offers to host the EBA and 19 offers to host the EMA. Paris, Frankfurt and Dublin went through to the second round, diplomats said, with Paris only slightly ahead of the other two. The loss of the EMA is a blow to Britain , which had at one stage hoped to retain the organization and its hundreds of highly skilled jobs, despite the fact Britain will leave the European Union in March 2019.

by | November 20, 2017 | 22:24

Addressing a joint press conference with Myanmar's State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi at Nay Pyi Taw yesterday, Wang said the first phase proposes to achieve a ceasefire so that local residents can no longer be displaced.

by | November 20, 2017 | 21:28

Boaters aboard the 32-foot recreational vessel contacted the Coast Guard in San Diego about 8 a.m. reporting their boat was taking on water about 40 off the coast, authorities said. An alert was put out to mariners in the area and the Coast Guard's MH-60T Jayhawk rescue helicopter and patrol boat Cutter Petrel were sent to the location to assist the boaters in distress.

by | November 20, 2017 | 20:21

Trump's decision to review the Obama-era policy received a wave of criticism from some conservationists, Republican lawmakers and many celebrities. Under the administration of former U.S. But a provision of the law allows for the import of trophies if it can be proved that hunting benefits conservation of the species. The Center for Biological Diversity had described this as a "horrific news" and said that "it is shocking" that Zinke is lifting the trophy ban during a military coup.

by | November 20, 2017 | 21:07

Robert Mueller , the former FBI director leading the investigation, is seeking emails that could explain why President Trump fired James Comey , who followed Mueller as FBI directory, according to ABC News . Sessions, for his part, has said in the past that he would cooperate with Mueller should he request to meet with him. Mueller is also keen to get to the bottom of an initial misleading statement put out by the White House about a June 2016 Trump Tower meeting featuring Donald Trump ...

by | November 20, 2017 | 20:51

He was determined to avoid a similar result despite circumstances so eerily familiar that another defensive collapse would not have been much of a surprise for this hamstrung roster. "We have to look at the tape and see what we have to clean up, but for the most part it's really tough to put a finger on it, to find a way to stop having those lapses".

by | November 20, 2017 | 19:26

The vice-prime minister of the libyan government of national unity (GNA) announced on Sunday the opening of an investigation into slavery near the libyan capital reported by a documentary-the shock of the last week of the american channel CNN .

by | November 20, 2017 | 20:36

In a commentary in the newspaper Minju Joson, according to KCNA Watch , the North said "the USA will have to keenly experience what it considered to be the worst-ever thing and witness what it thought of in nightmare for letting such a depraved and stupid guy occupy the Oval Office.

by | November 20, 2017 | 20:46

We had been thinking about it and decided, Troy Nehls didn't think twice when he put the Facebook post up and exposed me and my family. Mike Fonseca, Karen's husband, questioned the timing. When asked whether she could find middle ground with the sheriff, Fonseca told ABC13 that she has not spoken with him. Karen Fonesca said she put the custom-made graphic up about 11 months ago.

by | November 20, 2017 | 19:17

He further pointed to the opposition of Iran and other neighbors of Iraq to the independence referendum held in Kurdistan in late September and said the Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei had also underlined that the breakup of Iraq is "a great danger" to the Middle East region.

by | November 20, 2017 | 18:21

A PBS rep tells TVLine that Franken will still be briefly visible "in the finale shot when all the cast" join Letterman on stage. Al Franken participated in the event, but will not appear substantially in the PBS program airing nationally Monday evening, ' according to a statement from Cecily Van Praagh, a spokeswoman for WETA, the Washington, D.C.

by | November 20, 2017 | 19:27

The board has told the top court that peaceful settlement between the parties was in " national interest" and would bring about harmony between Hindus and Muslims in the country. "The board is of the view that instead of Ayodhya, a Masjid-e-Aman be constructed in Lucknow's Hussainabad area, and it has requested the government to provide one acre for it", Rizvi told journalists at a press conference.

by | November 20, 2017 | 18:56

When asked how she felt about that denial, Corfman said: 'I wonder how many mes he doesn't know'. Wise then went on to say that he would still back Moore even if the allegations made by the women were proven to be 100% true. Kellyanne Conway warned Alabama voters this morning that a vote for Democrat Doug Jones in the special U.S. Senate election would be a vote against tax cuts.

by | November 20, 2017 | 16:58

He said that the missile was internally made Burkan 2, probably made by the Houthis. Relations between Saudi Arabia and Iran have been rocky since the 1979 Iranian revolution. Sunni Muslim powerhouse Saudi Arabia and Iran, the predominant Shiah power, have for decades stood on opposing sides of conflicts in the Middle East including in Syria and Yemen.

by | November 20, 2017 | 17:02

According to officials, the van was en route to Sukkur from Khairpur when the incident took place near Theri bypass. Ghulam Soomro, the medical superintendent of the district hospital of Khairpur , said that rescue teams have brought 17 bodies and five injured to the hospital.

by | November 20, 2017 | 18:06

There's even a virtual field trip via the Minnesota Turkey Facebook page to visit the flock. Prior to that, the turkeys donated by the National Turkey Federation were simply eaten. The turkeys will reside at "Gobbler's Rest" on Virginia Tech's campus after the ceremony, where they will join last year's birds that were pardoned by former President Obama.

by | November 20, 2017 | 17:31

Centre's effort to boost development of indigenous weapon system for the Army took an interesting turn after the Defence ministry canceled a $500 million Spike Anti-Tank Guided Missile (ATGM) missile deal with Israel. The Army now faces a massive shortage of around 68,000 missiles. Indian Army is now using 2nd generation ATGMs - Konkurs and Milan 2T - which do not have night-fighting capabilities.

by | November 20, 2017 | 17:10

The Abrams Bison Investments Llc holds 1.17M shares with $300.74M value, up from 1.16 million last quarter. The credit services provider reported $5.43 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $5.15 by $0.28. (NASDAQ:CACC) or 110,000 shares. 4,173 are held by Clark Capital Grp. Since May 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 insider sales for $34.61 million activity.

by | November 20, 2017 | 16:46

Rescue workers from India's National Disaster Response Force are sifting through debris in an attempt to find survivors and bodies. The Punjab Health Minister has rushed to the spot, reports said. Fire department personals Rajinder Sharma, Sumohan Gill and Raj Kumar are feared to be trapped in the rubble, reported the Indian Express. "Shocked and saddened at the Ludhiana factory collapse".

by | November 20, 2017 | 16:46

Browning was even better in the closing minutes, the craziest finish to a game he could remember. Browning looked to throw, but was flushed right as he felt pressure. "We just play. We got two more games and we're focused on the next one", Petersen said . The fake punt proved to be a critical decision. That go-ahead drive for Utah only happened because of an unthinkable fake punt from Utah's Mitch Wishnowsky, who gained 19 yards on fourth-and-17 to extend that drive.

by | November 20, 2017 | 16:54

News of Ekwueme's death filtered in the early hours of Monday and the South-East Governors' Forum, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, and Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano have all expressed sadness over his demise. Alex Ekwueme as a quintessential leader and a hero of the present democratic dispensation in Nigeria. Ekwueme had slumped in his Enugu residence, and immediately taken to the Memfys Neurosurgery Hospital Enugu, where he relapsed and went into a coma.

by | November 20, 2017 | 17:25

After gas prices rose to almost $3.00 a gallon in some metro Detroit areas a couple weeks ago, drivers are now seeing some relief at the pump. GasBuddy's annual holiday travel survey found that travelers are still expected to travel longer distances despite the higher gas prices.

by | November 20, 2017 | 17:14

He said India and China are more than two billions of people together and though they have differences, Nalanda thoughts are not alien to them. "The Dalai Lama is also expected to receive a number of heads of state from ASEAN countries who are likely to visit Delhi for attending the Republic Day celebrations and then fly to Bodh Gaya to seek the blessings of the revered spiritual leader", he said.

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.