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by | December 11, 2017 | 21:46

Turnout for nationwide mayoral elections, also being held on Sunday, was 47 percent, the national election board said. "We've defeated the American imperialists with our votes, our ideas, truths, reason and popular will", he told the crowd, which chanted, "Go Home, Donald Trump".

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:31

The PSA tells the story of a television reporter at the scene of a school shooting the day before "a 15-year-old will kill four children, two adults, and then turn the gun on himself". Both ads were produced by New York-based advertising firm BBDO. "I believe we can protect the Constitutional rights of law-abiding gun owners while keeping firearms out of risky hands", said Rep.

by | December 11, 2017 | 22:58

State media said the epicenter of the December 11 quake was near the town of Ezgele, but tremors were also felt in Kermanshah, the largest city in the area. Iran is prone to earthquakes because it sits on major fault lines. On December 1, a magnitude 6.0 natural disaster hit Iran's eastern province of Kerman, with no casualties.

by | December 11, 2017 | 22:45

People don't think about that when they react, you know?... "A dirty player. Simple", White said. White said he will have nothing to say before the game to Gronkowski, whom the National Football League suspended for Monday night's game against the Miami Dolphins.

by | December 11, 2017 | 22:57

Merkel, who lost many supporters to the far-right in September's election, is banking on the SPD to extend her 12-year tenure after attempts to cobble together an awkward three-way alliance with the liberal Free Democrats and environmentalist Greens crumbled.

by | December 11, 2017 | 22:01

Police have charged a woman with attempting to steal a conservative commentator's notes during his speech at the University of CT. The state Monday dropped the breach of peace case against Lucian Wintrich , a White House correspondent for conservative website Gateway Pundit , in connection to a tussle at a speech he was to deliver at UConn last month.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:59

Mr Johnson, a Mississippian, charged that Mr Trump opposes labour rights, education, health care and voting rights for all Americans. Trump was greeted by Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant, as well as other dignitaries, when he arrived. "Today what we are doing is standing on principle". Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson, left, joins the president on the tour. "Let us come together as one MS".

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:13

The three victims and suspected attacker were being treated for non-life-threatening injuries in what the mayor and police called an attempted terror attack. According to reports, the USA police has taken a man into custody, who they believe was carrying an explosive material that went off. (AAP) Emergency crews respond to the explosion.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:37

American Airlines did not immediately respond to request for comment. Mass cancellations from a major airline like American - which, along with its regional partner American Eagle, operates almost 7,000 flights a day - could lead to travel chaos at airports across the country.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:16

Last week's U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's "undivided" capital and the announcement that the U.S. Embassy would relocate from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem sparked criticism around the world. The global community does not recognize the Israeli annexation of East Jerusalem, a holy site for three religions, and believes its status should be determined based on an agreement with the Palestinians, who seek to create their own state with the capital in the Holy City.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:32

Crews, 38, has been charged with conspiracy to commit murder, kidnapping of a child, and providing false information to law enforcement. Thirty-eight-year-old Brooke Crews appeared briefly in Cass County District Court briefly Monday. She admitted in court she was responsible for Greywind's killing. She will be sentenced on Tuesday, January 16th. Kayakers found her body wrapped in plastic in a river.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:17

Various Palestinian groups, including militant organisation Hamas , had called for the protests to take place against the USA and in opposition to the Israeli occupation. He has since proclaimed Trump's declaration "null and void". Relations between Israel and Turkey took a bitter turn Sunday as their leaders traded accusations of involvement in terrorism, days after the U.S.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:50

Trump fired Comey in May. "These new FBI documents show the FBI was more concerned about a whistleblower who told the truth about the infamous Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting than the scandalous meeting itself", said Tom Fitton, president of Judicial Watch, which uncovered the memos, adding that they "show the FBI worked to make sure no more details of the meeting would be revealed to the American people".

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:44

Hundreds of demonstrators stood at the doors of a museum in Catalonia in a bid to prevent the transfer of medieval artworks to outside the region. The removal of the artifacts comes at a time when tensions between Madrid and Catalonia are running high due to the ousted regional government's push for independence.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:36

The two leaders also warned of the danger posed by the exodus of Islamic extremists from Syria and Iraq, mainly to nations of other regions, a fact to which they called on the entire worldwide community to prevent the spread of terrorism. During a conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is now visiting Cairo , Sisi witnessed signing of initial agreements to start working on Dabaa nuclear plant.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:58

The stock increased 0.32% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $74.4. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has risen 7.54% since December 10, 2016 and is uptrending. Toth Fincl Advisory Corp invested in 0.09% or 7,987 shares. Greenwood Capital Limited Liability Corporation reported 88,723 shares. Voya Invest owns 0% invested in Conn's, Inc.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:27

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 5 miles per hour becoming east northeast in the afternoon. A mostly-sunny and calm day is in store for today , but more snow is in the forecast overnight and into Tuesday . Thursday , the high will be near 43 with partly sunny skies, the weather service said. North wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Friday will also see a 30 percent chance of snow showers on a mostly cloudy day with a high near 34 and a low around 24.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:18

The UN refugee agency said there was a dire need for 1 300 resettlement places by the end of March 2018. The chaos-ridden country has always been a major transit hub for migrants trying to reach Europe. "In order to address the immediate protection needs and extreme vulnerabilities of the persons of concern who will be evacuated to Niger". The refugees are being brought to safety in neighbouring Niger, from where they are to be permanently resettled in other countries.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:41

Although they did not manage to reach civilian areas, the infiltrations caught Israel off guard, killing five soldiers in one attack, and terrified the local population. "The IDF hold Hamas responsible for these aggressive acts originating from the Gaza Strip". "We have achieved new technological capabilities in the fight against tunnel terror", Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman said in a statement after the tunnel's destruction was announced .

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:44

People search lists for their voting station outside a polling center during mayoral elections in Caracas , Venezuela, Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017. The ruling party won in 41 of 42 cities where a victor was declared, according to early official results.

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:37

According to a release for the conference, the women "will unite for the first time to speak out about their experiences", and "call for accountability and an investigation by Congress of sexual misconduct by the President". The White House, however, has not given any signs that he's even considering the possibility, and in fact Trump has reportedly been privately questioning whether the Access Hollywood tape really does feature his voice - even though he owned up to the statements in 2016.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:09

Tiptree Inc now has $250.44M valuation. The stock increased 0.38% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $102.5. About 748,638 shares traded. Toronto Dominion Commercial Bank has invested 0.19% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ). Altfest L J & has invested 0.34% in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ).

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:22

The plan will require an investment of about Euro 25 billion (USD 29.5bn), the company's CEO Jean-Bernard Levy has said, as cited by Reuters. France aims to achieve a 32% renewables share in its gross final energy consumption by 2030 and cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 40% as compared to 1990 levels.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:36

He said: "The logic of the position Keir was taking that we should go for full membership of the single market and customs union in the long term". Sir Keir said his party wanted the United Kingdom to be part of a single market "variant" which would closely mirror current arrangements, allowing for free trade and similar regulations and standards.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:30

Iraq's firebrand Shiite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr Monday chose to dissolve his loyal militia group and turn it into a civilian organization after they deliver their weapons and bases to the government forces. Al-Sadr, the scion of a revered Shiite clerical family, commanded a powerful militia that battled USA troops in the years after the 2003 invasion .

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:06

It has outperformed by 27.72% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.32, from 0.87 in 2017Q1. It fall, as 55 investors sold Union Pacific Corporation shares while 498 reduced holdings. Spinnaker owns 17,346 shares. Meeder Asset Mngmt invested in 120,326 shares or 1.05% of the stock. Return on assets is 1.00% and Return on equity (ROE) is 10.70% while it's Return on Investment (ROI) of 5.90%.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:34

Yet, Sirius XM has invited him back with open arms. SiriusXM released a statement Friday supporting the decision as a way to support the freedom of speech. Members of the public are following suit, with many calling Sirius XM to cancel their memberships as a direct response to Bannon's placement. The often incendiary Bannon stepped down from his official role as White House chief strategist in August, following the departure of former Press Secretary Sean Spicer , former Chief of ...

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:16

He also called on Hezbollah and its allies to form a united strategy " in the field " to confront Israel, and advocated for third Palestinian intifada to overturn U.S. Referring to recent statements of lebanese and Iraqi delegations in Arab League meeting on the issue in Egypt's capital Cairo, Nasrallah called their statments as "cause of pride".

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:53

The first Test between the two teams gets underway on January 5 in Cape Town and Virat Kohli's world no.1 Test team is keen to do well overseas after a dominant run at home. Meanwhile, in a first, young pacers Mohammed Siraj, Avesh Khan, Navdeep Saini and Basil Thampi will be travelling with the Indian team to South Africa as net bowlers, a top BCCI official told PTI .

by | December 11, 2017 | 21:20

At this point, another familiar face showed up, another member of Rogen and Franco's crew: Franco's fellow Oscar nominee, Jonah Hill . Iowa connections to the four-decade-plus TV staple aren't unusual - Iowa City native Andrew Steele wrote for the show from 1995 to 2008 and was the head writer from 2004 to 2008; Grinnell College alumnus Kumail Nanjiani hosted just a few weeks ago - but the specifics of the spelling bee sketch set it apart.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:06

Franken, 66, had gained respect as a serious lawmaker in recent years and had even been mentioned in talk about the 2020 presidential race. Under Dayton's reported plan, Smith would serve only as a placeholder until a special election - held in November 2018 - which would give the people of Minnesota the opportunity to elect someone to serve the remaining two years of what was supposed to be Franken's six-year term.

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:26

Officers w/ NPPD, more than a dozen Volunteer Service Aids, & more than a a dozen CCSO representatives have been out looking for Edo. Drones were also used in the Cranberry Avenue area but so far, Edo has not been found. Saturday, the Charlotte County Sheriff posted via Twitter that K9 Officer Edo was missing. Edo weighs about 105 pounds and is not wearing a collar.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:22

While tax legislation looks likely to be enacted by the end of the year, Congress has not yet taken up major infrastructure and welfare-reform legislation and it's unclear whether measures on such topics would be enacted. "What an embarrassing joke", tweeted Jason Furman , who served as chairman of President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers. The one-page analysis by Treasury counters a congressional forecast that the tax cuts would add about $1 trillion in deficits over the next decade.

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:44

Demi Pearson, 14, named locally by the Manchester Evening News , and two children died after a blaze ripped through a home in Manchester. "I want to describe what this incident is; it's the murder, using fire, of three children and we have a three-year-old girl fighting for her life who is seriously ill".

by | December 11, 2017 | 18:58

India's most-loved couples, Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma , have tied the knot in a private ceremony in Florence, Italy . They wrote, "Today we have promised each other to be bound in love forever". Their spokesperson said, " We are extremely grateful to the media for their support and understanding in making this special occasion a memorable one and thank them for their continued love and support ".