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by | December 20, 2017 | 05:12

Wentz, meanwhile, was selected to his first postseason exhibition and named the NFC's starting quarterback after throwing for 3,296 yards and a franchise-record 33 touchdown passes before he suffered a torn ACL against the Los Angeles Rams in Week 14.

by | December 20, 2017 | 04:38

Ajit Pai, the current chairman of the F.C.C., said transparency would act as the primary measure against wrongdoing. Or you could wake one day to learn that your broadband provider is having a tiff with Amazon, and has slowed down its shopping site in order to extract business concessions.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:38

It seems like we're going to experience 3 seasons in one week, with fall showers and storms for Tuesday, spring-like temperatures in the 70s Wednesday & Thursday , then an Arctic Blast for the Christmas Weekend. and 3 p.m. Rain chances return Friday ahead of another cold front that will move through late Saturday into Sunday. Forecast data shows that limited moisture will be available for the Christmas weekend, so snow, ice, and sleet will remain out of the forecast at this time.

by | December 20, 2017 | 04:02

HolderFBI director defends agency after Trump attacks: It's an "honor to represent you" FBI agents fire back at Trump: Saying we're not dedicated is "simply false" Holder hits back at Trump: The FBI's reputation is not in "tatters" MORE and Chelsea Clinton .

by | December 20, 2017 | 04:35

Expressing thanks to supporters, McCain's office said Sunday that he "looks forward to returning to Washington in January". McCain was recently hospitalized in Washington , and he's now gone back to his home state of Arizona to continue his treatment there over the Christmas holidays.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:39

He had provoked a diplomatic rift last month when he re-tweeted three hate videos produced by Britain First. High on the agenda was Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel - a move that has sparked outrage in many quarters as it is seen to put the two-state solution for Israel and Palestine in jeopardy.

by | December 20, 2017 | 04:31

Kimberly now has $42.60 billion valuation. Shares of Kimberly Clark ( NYSE KMB ) traded up $1.14 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $119.65. The Pennsylvania-based Janney Montgomery Scott Llc has invested 0.01% in the stock. Albert D Mason reported 1.15% stake. Kimberly Clark has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $126.00.

by | December 20, 2017 | 04:18

Two of the three people killed Saturday evening in a small airplane crash were experienced members of the United States Civil Air Patrol , according to a statement issued by the CAP Monday night. Officers arrived to the scene and located the fire from the wreckage in a heavily wooded area behind a residence. The dog was taken to a local veterinarian to be treated for injuries.

by | December 20, 2017 | 04:34

In a brief post on Tuesday, Microsoft vice president and chief legal officer Brand Smith said it concluded Lazarus was behind WannaCry . "The United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and Japan have seen our analysis, and they join us in denouncing North Korea for WannaCry ".

by | December 20, 2017 | 04:39

The global coal demand will be weaker over the next five years, growing by only 0.5% per year, due to lower consumption in China, shows the analysis of the International Energy Agency. The International Energy Authority said 5.3bn tonnes of coal equivalent were burnt in 2016, down 1.9% on the year before and 4.2% on 2014, the fastest decline since 1990-1992, when the global economy was in recession.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:31

Aaron Rodgers is done for the season. McCarthy said Rodgers was sore after taking "a number of hits" against the Panthers . So we're working through that. "Those guys came in and had a great game", said Newton, who threw for four touchdowns. "Obviously, I didn't play well". McCarthy wasn't almost as critical.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:37

Netflix's Narcos has added Michael Peña and Diego Luna to the cast of season 4. Although production on the fourth season has only recently begun in Mexico, the show ran into difficulties in pre-production when a location manager seeking out potential locations for the new season was found dead in a bullet-ridden vehicle in a rural area just outside of Mexico City earlier this year.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:21

Dmitry Peskov, Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesperson, said they can't agree "with an attitude that sees our country as a threat" and criticized the strategy for showing "an unwillingness to give up the idea of a unipolar world, moreover, an insistent unwillingness, disregard for a multipolar world".

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:49

In the course of his speech on the National Security Strategy, President Trump offered few specifics, but did take time out to talk up the need to move against North Korea, saying that the U.S. This came as the US and South Korea began their largest cooperative aerial drill in history, dubbed Vigilant Ace, on the Korean peninsula. "What if other nations in the region arm in this way and that's going to be even more destabilizing and of course, as I mentioned, North Korea has never met a ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:54

The decision to approve a route through the state is expected to be appealed in court. A lawyer for the Sierra Club of Nebraska said that Tuesday's decision by the PSC throws more uncertainty into the process for TransCanada. TransCanada then asked for a reconsideration of that order, which had given the go-ahead for an "alternative route" for the pipeline through the state.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:50

In 2015, the Chateau Louis XIV sold for over $300 million. A Saudi prince who is leading an anti-corruption crackdown at home as bought the world's most expensive home. The home, which features a wine cellar, movie theatre and a moat with transparent underwater chamber, is entirely modern, with fountains, lights and air conditioning all remotely controlled via iPhone.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:57

On Tuesday, Tillerson and his counterpart will also likely discuss reworking the North American Free Trade Agreement, or NAFTA, the State Department official said. Trump called the report "fake news", and Tillerson said the story was "laughable". The summit will involve countries that participated in the Korean War and other key regional actors.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:13

Virginia Democrats picked up one more seat in the House of Delegates Tuesday after a recount in Newport News flipped the results of the November 7 election, according to unofficial recount results. Two more recounts are scheduled this week in the Fredericksburg area's 28th District and the Richmond region's 68th District. Simonds requested a recount late last month.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:17

The main representative organ of the United Nations, which includes all 193 of the global body's members, will vote Thursday on a resolution urging Trump to rescind his Jerusalem recognition, the Palestinian U.N. "Now, God willing, we will carry the resolution to the UN General Assembly", Erdogan said at a joint news conference with the Djibouti's President Ismail Omar Guelleh.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:11

And whatever the outcome is, I will live with that. "You might be asking yourself, 'Why would anyone want to go to Washington, D.C. right now and be part of that dysfunction they call Congress?' Actually, I can't think of any place in this country more in need of someone like me, right now", Housley said, in the video.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:18

According to a Guardian newspaper exclusive, Barnier told reporters that British banks and financial firms would inevitably lose the passports that allow them to trade freely in the EU. The EU has lauded its Canada deal, called the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement, or CETA, as "the gold standard for future trade deals".

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:07

Todd Palin said he told Track Palin not to come but that his son said he would come anyway to beat him up. Track Palin told police after his arrest, according to the affidavit, that his father had pointed the gun at him, and that the son goaded his father to shoot him.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:18

Hernández, 49, is a businessman and former member of parliament. Quiroga explained that the absence of an audit trail creates additional challenges to properly assessing the result of the polls and the entire process will be examined by the mission.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:07

During a meeting with His Majesty King Abdullah at the Baptism Site (Bethany beyond the Jordan) on the eastern bank of the Jordan River, Jerusalem's Christian leaders and personalities urged His Majesty to represent them in all possible global fora, including the United Nations and UNESCO, and voiced appreciation of the King's speech at the recent Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's extraordinary summit in Istanbul.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:13

He was outside of his vehicle. The trooper was taken by ambulance to the hospital and is undergoing surgery, Bandiero said. Gallagher is assigned to Troop L, the division of the State Police that covers Long Island. Monday. Gallagher suffered a traumatic head injury, but it is believed he survived thanks to nearby paramedics. Lisa Irizarry has been a reporter for Newsday for three years and writes breaking news stories for the web and the newspaper.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:09

About 700 pregnancies have been conceivable on account of the middle's reception program, as per NEDC , which has gotten given developing lives from everywhere throughout the U.S. Carol Sommerfelt, director of the NEDC's lab, thawed the embryos implanted into Tina Gibson's uterus. "The NEDC has been privileged to work with the Gibsons to help them realize their dreams of becoming parents", said Dr.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:43

It was a welcome sight for tired residents and firefighters dealing with the Thomas Fire . The largest wildfire in state history was the 2003 Cedar blaze in San Diego County that consumed 273,246 acres and caused 15 deaths. He leaves behind his 2-year-old daughter and a pregnant wife who's due this spring. Virginia Pesola, a 70-year-old Santa Paula woman, also perished in a vehicle accident while attempting to evacuate.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:54

Earlier this year, China proposed that the North freeze its nuclear program in exchange for the USA and South Korea to indefinitely halt the military exercises. Soon after the White House stated that US athletes would attend. North Korea has not yet decided whether it will send its athletes. The U.S. quickly shot down the proposal calling it " insulting ".

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:17

The veto cast by US Ambassador Nikki Haley highlighted Washington's isolation over Trump's announcement that the US embassy will be moved from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , effectively ignoring Palestinian claims on the city. The United States has a sovereign right to determine where and whether we establish an embassy. The draft resolution avoided any specific mention of the USA or Mr Trump in order to gain maximum support, says the 's Nada Tawfik in NY.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:00

We've reached out to Phillips for his insight on the Trump administration's claims around current operating costs for the We The People site and will update if we hear back. The way the website worked was simple - If a petition gathered 100,000 or more signatures within 30 days, the White House would respond to the petition.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:33

A California couple have been arrested on child endangerment and neglect charges after authorities say the pair tried to sell their two sons in exchange for drugs or money. The suspects are being held in lieu of $100,000 bail. The boys are in custody of the Department of Children and Family Services personnel. Lancaster Station Detectives would like to commend the residents of Lancaster who intervened in response to the danger the children were in and contacted law enforcement.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:28

Last week, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that Washington would be willing to talk to Pyongyang without the precondition of North Korea's denuclearisation, reports Efe news. North Korea stressed Tuesday that it will not talk to the USA until the latter changes its so-called "hostile policy". " North Korea must earn its way back to the table", Tillerson said at the U.N.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:07

The US administration also warned that intellectual property theft by China is a national security problem. Both China and Russian Federation were listed among three key challenges to the US, and Trump referred to them as " revisionist powers ", putting them alongside "rogue regimes" like North Korea and Iran.

by | December 19, 2017 | 22:38

The tow truck driver and the driver of the truck he was assisting were not injured, however both occupants of the auto that struck them suffered injuries, with the 18-year-old driver sustaining serious injuries. He was reportedly the only person in the vehicle at the time. Both occupants of the auto were transported by ambulance to hospital. Traffic was reduced to one lane as the RCMP investigated for hours and debris was cleared from the road.

by | December 19, 2017 | 22:22

Scott Garrett did not support the mission of the agency created to aid US exporters seeking financing. "Mr. Garrett was a leader of the effort to slam shut the doors of America's export financing bank, and he can't hide his contempt for Ex-Im", said Senator Sherrod Brown of OH, the top Democrat on the Banking Committee.