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by | December 11, 2017 | 18:20

Kerry Schmidt said officers received a number of calls early Monday regarding a vehicle blocking a live westbound lane near Martin Grove Road. The driver of the passenger vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene. The highway is expected to be closed for several hours, which will affect the morning rush hour. The OPP Technical Collision Investigators (TCI) are at the scene and are continuing to investigate.

by | December 11, 2017 | 16:46

A new study from Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio finds almost 17,000 children have been injured by window blinds or shades since 1990. Experts say that the dangers of blinds' cords extend from children ages 1-4 as toddlers start walking. The Window Covering Manufacturers Association is working toward a safety standard for manufacturers to go cordless or have inaccessible cords.

by | December 11, 2017 | 18:08

It has also hampered the recovery from a devastating natural disaster that hit in 2015, killing 9,000 and destroying more than half a million homes. Nepal's Election Commission has released preliminary results on Saturday and they show that the alliance of Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist Leninist) and Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Center) has won 19 seats in the National Assembly and is leading in 81 other constituencies.

by | December 11, 2017 | 16:21

The Port Authority is a transportation hub where buses and trains operate. One person is in custody after his device partially detonated inside a tunnel, sources told The Post. The A, C and E trains are being evacuated, according to police. The busy terminal near Times Square has been evacuated and the area is closed off to traffic.

by | December 11, 2017 | 17:09

China has denied similar allegations of cyber espionage in the past and has not yet responded to the German allegation. In October, the Czech Republic's Security Information Service (SIS) warned that Chinese spying increased in the past year, using available information networks to promote interests in the European Union country, including attempting to suppress concerns about Tibet.

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:29

Asked whether Trump's election settled the issue, Haley said it was "for the people to decide". On Sunday, Haley, who was the first female governor of SC, praised the courage of women who have raised complaints of harassment in various industries, including government and Hollywood, saying they will "bring a conscience to the situation".

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:33

Companies from South Korea boosted their arms sales by 20.6 percent to $8.4 billion past year due to concerns over North Korea's missile and nuclear programs. Global arms sales have risen for the first time in six years, according to a new survey. Its missiles, howitzers, submarines and warplanes are particularly popular in Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe and South America.

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:33

Overnight on Friday, Israel responded to three rockets being fired from Gaza with airstrikes it said targeted a Hamas training compound and ammunition warehouse. Mr Netanyahu said: " Paris is the capital of France, Jerusalem is the capital of Israel - it has been the capital of Israel for 3,000 years and the capital of the Jewish state for 70 years".

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:07

Edward was arrested on Sunday evening from Kothibagh area. "Edward was found to have violated visa norms and booked under Passport Act". He was meeting separatists and pellet victims in the city to shoot his documentary, the officer said. A former journalist with French TV channel, TF 1, Edward received an award in 2009 in Bayeux for his reports on French soldiers being ambushed in Afghanistan.

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:45

They were taken to the district hospital at Pulwama where they succumbed to their injuries. Security forces have launched a search operation to track down the assailants. The injured bank guards are being treated upon in nearby hospital. The officer said that the bodies along with as many rifles were recovered and there identity are being ascertained.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:44

Regions Financial Corp who had been investing in Comcast Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $177.37 billion market cap company. About 22.22M shares traded. (NASDAQ:CNCE). Alyeska Grp Inc Limited Partnership reported 361,667 shares. They expect $0.45 EPS, down 6.25 % or $0.03 from last year's $0.48 per share.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:40

The city is home to Israel's president, parliament and most government ministries. "Until then, we recognize no sovereignty over Jerusalem", it added. The status of Jerusalem is one of the thorniest barriers to a lasting Israeli-Palestinian peace. Palestinians held protests on Friday in the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and East Jerusalem over the US move.

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:48

It has outperformed by 8.02% the S&P500. Puzo Michael J invested 3.61% of its portfolio in Automatic Data Processing, Inc. Zions Bancorporation now owns 1,224 shares of the business services provider's stock valued at $126,000 after buying an additional 37 shares during the period.

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:59

Stratus Properties Inc. (NASDAQ:STRS) has risen 28.67% since December 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.97% the S&P500. Impax Laboratories, Inc. Citadel Advisors reported 170,820 shares stake. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted its stake in Core Laboratories N.V.by 63.8% in the first quarter.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:17

After today's game against the Celtics, the Detroit Pistons begin a streak of games where they should win the majority. Harrison Barnes scored 19 points for the Mavericks. "We knew we were going to play a month unlike anyone else in the National Basketball Association, and we started it well, but now it has gotten bad".

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:19

The women foreign tourists were allegedly molested as well. Reportedly, eight persons have been arrested in connection with the attack on French nationals. The tourists have also complained that the goons also threw stones at them. The DGP Sulkhan Singh has directed the Mirzapur police to arrest remaining accused and take strict action against them.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:48

Highs will make it to 32, but by this evening, temps will be in the low 20s. The overnight period remains cloudy with some snow showers late. Temperatures will be significantly colder by midweek, with Wednesday's daytime temperatures struggling to make it out of the teens.

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:10

Police Minister Lisa Neville said another 31 CCTV cameras would be installed over the next 12 months, along with the loudspeakers, to help keep people safe in a major emergency. Temporary concrete bollards installed around the CBD are also being replaced with protective barriers, such as planter boxes, to protect against vehicle attacks.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:17

Friday. The officer noticed the smell of marijuana coming from inside the auto while talking to the occupants. Medics responded and took Williams to a hospital where he remains in critical condition. He climbed over the median wall and was hit while trying to cross the highway's southbound lanes. State police released Williams' name late Saturday, and said they had determined he was the target of an arrest warrant charging him with child molesting.

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:05

During his speech, Erdogan held a picture of what he said was a 14-year-old Palestinian boy from Hebron, in the Occupied West Bank , being dragged away by Israeli soldiers. "It's not for the Americans to decide". "I don't think we need more initiatives", Macron said, ruling out a new French mediation effort after holding a peace conference in Paris last January.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:55

They initially asked him for an extension until February 19 due to " non-availability due to prior legal commitment" and the complexity of the matter since 8 years had passed since Zuma made representations to the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA ).

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:09

Turkey would continue to work in solidarity with the Iraqi government in post-Daesh period like in the period of anti-Daesh fight, it added. ISIS is an alternative acronym for IS. IS fighters overran almost a third of Iraqi territory, including Mosul , the country's second largest city in the summer of 2014, declaring a caliphate that stretched from northern Syria to the outskirts of Baghdad .

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:37

The official North Korean newspaper Rodong Sinmum wrote that Kim Jong-un had "often climbed" Mount Paektu but this was the first time in mid-winter. The drill will be held in waters near Japan on Monday and Tuesday, Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera said as he visited a garrison in northern Japan.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:30

Similar conditions are forecast against overnight tonight before conditions become milder from Tuesday. It added that snow may fall over parts of Kent, Sussex, Surrey and Hampshire, with as much as 5cm possible on higher ground. Drivers in Bucks are being warned that icy patches could form on roads today - causing delays and "difficult" journeys. Some injuries are likely from slips and falls on icy surfaces as well as icy patches on some untreated roads, pavements and cycle paths.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:41

Lieberman told Israeli TV Channel 2: "We have to boycott Um Al-Fahm and Wadi Ara [Israeli cities with a majority of Arab residents] in order to let them feel it is not desired for them to be here". "The notion that such a person is in charge of the state's security should concern any sane citizen". Dozens of masked rioters hurling stones at buses and police vehicles.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:23

But King Khan does have a king's heart it seems. Well, Shah Rukh Khan has now proved that he is a true gentleman by compensating for the losses of the distributors. Directed by Imtiaz Ali, the film had a rather incoherent storyline, and there was hardly any chemistry between Anushka Sharma and SRK. Reports are that owing to the huge losses suffered by the film's distributors, Shah Rukh has come to their rescue and chose to compensate a part of their investment.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:46

It is the first announcement as part of what's expected to be a substantial reshuffle to the Palaszczuk cabinet, which will be sworn in on Tuesday. Mark Robinson announced via twitter he will contest the LNP leadership in Tuesday's party room vote.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:42

She said he eventually gave up and said that Moore told her, "You're just a child and I am the district attorney. if you tell anyone about this they will not believe you". "Responding to someone in the crowd who was chanting Moore's name, the President heartily agreed". He tweeted Nelson had admitted she lied, adding, "Let's count how many national outlets will ignore the fact that she admits to lying".

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:58

In an interview with BFMTV he said forces of the worldwide coalition had pushed the terrorists away, and the Russian military came to assist the forces of Syria's President Bashar Assad and in the end liberated Deir ez-Zor with a certain delay.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:52

United States of America based on the fact that transfer their embassies to Jerusalem will be made not earlier than one year. The US president's plan to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, which he announced Wednesday, has taken the worldwide community by storm.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:25

There were no passengers on board the bus, which had broken down by the side of the road. After a few attempts at lifting the truck, the elephant appears to calm down. Forestry authorities filmed the elephant wandering around the bus before the driver filmed the large animal smashing the windscreen. In a more amusing bit of the video, the elephant was filmed scratching itself against the bus.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:16

The Partenopei were hoping to seize on the opportunity presented to them by Saturday's draw between Juventus and Inter Milan to leapfrog the Nerazzurri back to the summit of the Italian top flight. Milan got off to a flawless start when Bonaventura scored against Bologna with a deflected shot in the 10th minute but Simone Verdi replied 13 minutes later.

by | December 11, 2017 | 12:54

During his visit, Nolan was able to hand out presents to two children who are spending the holiday in the hospital. So he made a decision to take action. That first year started with just two gifts the Adams family picked up themselves, but Nolan's project has taken off since then. He said he does not want the kids to have to think about what they are going through during Christmas time.

by | December 11, 2017 | 12:12

The sergeant, a squad leader from the Givati Infantry Brigade, can be seen running over to other soldiers and handing them pieces of fruit. The commander, who stole the apples from a Palestinian vendor escaping clashes between Israeli forces and Palestinian protestors, has become a fun subject on social media.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:20

Anger throughout the Muslim and Arab world has included protests in Egypt and Jordan, which also has a special role as the official custodian of Muslim holy sites in Jerusalem . The clashes resumed in the afternoon, with security forces chasing protesters, arresting a handful of them and lobbing tear gas canisters. Lebanon is home to nearly half a million Palestinian refugees.