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by | December 26, 2017 | 15:16

Sgt. Jonathan Howard says officers tried to talk to the suspect, who had barricaded himself inside an apartment. The woman was discovered dead outside the apartment, the report said. Several officers returned fire at the suspect during the standoff. Stay with for updates. The gunman, who did not appear to be injured, was taken into custody around 10 p.m.

by | December 26, 2017 | 14:46

It's now believed he had no links to the incident, however he is still assisting police with enquiries. Australian citizen Saeed Noori was discharged from hospital on Friday and was formally interviewed by police on Saturday. Police detained a 24-year-old man who was filming the incident on his phone, and found three knives in his bag. Patton said it was "quite probable" the 24-year-old was not involved.

by | December 26, 2017 | 15:05

Hundreds of Muslim demonstrators reportedly stormed an unlicensed Coptic church south of Cairo on Friday and physically attacked the worshippers while calling for the building to be demolished. "There are strong social ties between the Muslims and Christians [in our village]", he added. An official source at the Giza Security Directorate revealed that the church was established in 2002 after an agreement between the village's Muslim and Christian populations, on the condition that it would ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 13:58

Sharma however, added he is going in right direction. New Delhi's "special representative" for Kashmir Sharma began his third round of talks in Kashmir, where he had held talks with over 60 delegations, including students, civil societies and political workers during first two visits.

by | December 26, 2017 | 14:26

It was a 10% hike for people consuming over 20,000 litres. However, in 2016, the government decided against following the auto mechanism and put another hike on hold. The hike will effectively increase the monthly charges by Rs 28 for consumers crossing the limit of 20,000 litres, a senior DJB official said. Before becoming the CM, Kejriwal had promised the residents of Delhi that his government would provide free water to Delhi residents who consumed less than 20,000 litres a month.

by | December 26, 2017 | 12:49

Many branches of the U.S. government have investigated UFOs . It was run by military intelligence official, Luis Elizondo, who is now a key player in a UFO research group set up by former Blink 182 singer Tom DeLonge . In the end, though, there wasn't much evidence to support the theory of a security threat to the US, and the program was disbanded in 2012. It was partly this concern that encouraged senators to go forward with the program.

by | December 26, 2017 | 12:05

It has outperformed by 1.37% the S&P500. Healthcor Management Lp increased Hill Rom Hldgs Inc ( HRC ) stake by 367.82% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Friday, June 30. The stock has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, October 11. The company was upgraded on Thursday, January 21 by KeyBanc Capital Markets.

by | December 26, 2017 | 13:22

The allegation assumes importance as the community is a known backer of the BJP, under its state leader and party president BS Yeddyurappa, himself a Lingayat. "The government can ensure the status in a month or in four years". Basavaraj Horatti, mahasabha leader and MLC, said: "If the State BJP leaders, who are supporting separate religion status under the Veerashaiva/ Lingayat nomenclature, succeed in their effort, the mahasabha has no objection, as the intention of our movement is getting ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 13:25

Fujimori filed a request seeking a medical pardon more than a year ago, citing deteriorating health. In September, Fujimori said on his Twitter account that he suffers from arrhythmia, for which he has previously been hospitalized twice this year.

by | December 26, 2017 | 11:38

Harry and his bride-to-be reportedly wish to invite former US President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle to their wedding. Prince Harry became good friends with Barack Obama during the Invictus Games. Reports suggest that Trump's visit was put off until next year due to the expected negative reaction of his visit, especially after a series of Twitter interventions by the president in British affairs in which he criticized the U.K.'s response to terror attacks and London's ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 11:45

It was her birthday too and she had a wish to meet Rahul whom she finds "handsome". Punnakkan Mohammad Ali, General Secretary of INCAS UAE committee, said: " Gandhi (Rahul) will visit the UAE after attending the Biennial International Convention of GOPIO (Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin) in Bahrain".

by | December 26, 2017 | 12:31

Two years after being detained, the prominent campaigner was found guilty of subversion. Also on Tuesday, in a separate case, a rights lawyer avoided criminal punishment despite being found guilty of inciting subversion, because he admitted to his crimes, the Chinese court trying him said.

by | December 26, 2017 | 11:58

Lavrov says Moscow has asked Washington in confidential conversations if it realizes that US allies South Korea and Japan would suffer the most if the North's nuclear missile tests provoke a military conflict. In another interview with Russia's state-funded RT network, the minister reaffirmed Russia's opposition to attempts to seek a complete economic blockade on North Korea.

by | December 26, 2017 | 11:28

Robert Neller's annual Christmas tour. The Marines have been stationed there since January. Norway has insisted having U.S. troops stationed there is merely part of an effort to enhance ties with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies and conduct cold-weather combat operations.

by | December 26, 2017 | 12:18

Southwestern Energy Co now has $2.69B valuation. The stock decreased 0.37% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $5.32. About 16.21M shares traded. Bank Of Montreal Can, Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 206,705 shares. Lathrop Invest Mngmt owns 21,675 shares. Zacks Investment Research's sales calculations are an average based on a survey of analysts that cover Southwestern Energy.

by | December 26, 2017 | 10:58

There was talk about discontinuing the Christmas Day community dinner at First Presbyterian Church in Parkersburg this year. "We just started from there", she said. Christ United Presbyterian has held an annual Christmas Eve dinner for years, church members said, but this year, the event was combined with a meal by Esther's Kitchen.

by | December 26, 2017 | 10:45

The bus driver operating the vehicle told investigators that the bus started moving suddenly and that he applied the brakes, but they did not work. The driver was identified as Victor Tikhonov, 58 years of age. The bus veered off the road and plunged into a crowded underground walkway at around 14:50 on Monday near Slavyansky Boulevard metro station, killing four people and leaving another eleven injured.

by | December 26, 2017 | 12:17

HOG has risen 8.45% in the 1-month period. Company insiders own 0.70% of the company's stock. About 1.43 million shares traded. (NYSE:HOG). Cornerstone has invested 0% in Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG). First Mercantile holds 3,800 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt reported 0.04% in Harley-Davidson, Inc.

by | December 26, 2017 | 11:27

Fsi Group Llc, which manages about $3.71 billion and $141.12 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Suntrust Bks Inc (NYSE:STI) by 68,080 shares to 26,920 shares, valued at $1.61 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Therefore 44% are positive. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of T in report on Monday, October 2 with "Hold" rating. The company was maintained on Friday, October 6 by Robert W.

by | December 26, 2017 | 11:31

More than 12 inches of snow could fall in some parts of the county. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 inches an hour possible. Please take extreme caution if you're traveling. The Oswego-Jefferson County border and Southern Lewis County are the places where the persistent bands are expected to hit. A Lake Effect Snow Warning is in effect for much of Northeast Ohio until 4 p.m.

by | December 26, 2017 | 11:17

Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, left rear, and Prince Philip, foreground, join Meghan Markle and Prince Harry , right, along with the rest of Britain's royal family for Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene in King's Lynn, England.

by | December 26, 2017 | 11:11

Security Council overwhelmingly denounced President Trump's decision to move the country's embassy in Israel. Two weeks ago, the U.S. sought a $250 million cut to the core budget of the UN for 2018-2019, on top of $200 million in savings already proposed by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres .

by | December 26, 2017 | 09:53

Highly sceptical police, expecting to find a large lizard, arrived at the Waiora Road home in Heidelberg Heights at 8.30pm to find the crocodile sitting quietly. It's not known where the croc came from or how it came to be the front yard of the closed business. "Policing is nice and dynamic, you never know what is going to come next", he said.

by | December 26, 2017 | 10:49

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar and Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar were also present at Swaraj's residence, ANI reported. Jadhav's family was later taken to the Indian High Commission before their return to India via Oman.

by | December 26, 2017 | 10:46

Charter that enshrines the basic rights of respect for sovereignty and equality, and the global law that governs the peaceful use of space", the newspaper said . The UN sanctions came in response to Pyongyang's 28 November firing of a ballistic missile , which the United States said was its highest yet. North Korea is believed to have successfully put a satellite into orbit in December 2012 after years of failures dating back to 1998 when it launched a pilot satellite and named it ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 10:17

The Royal Navy said in a December 26 statement that the frigate HMS St Albans departed on December 23 to monitor the Russian warship Admiral Gorshkov as it moved through the North Sea. The Navy pointed out that the HMS St Albans would return to the port of Portsmouth later on Tuesday. He said it would "immediately and potentially catastrophically" hit the economy if they were cut or disrupted.

by | December 26, 2017 | 07:10

Prior to 1980, Guatemala - along with Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Haiti, The Netherlands, Panama, Venezuela and Uruguay - maintained an embassy in Jerusalem . President Donald Trump's decision on December 6 to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. In the message, titled "Merry Christmas from Jerusalem , the capital of Israel!" he described Israel as a haven for its 2 percent Christian minority because, he said, "We protect the ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 07:27

None of the members of Congress who muscled through the biggest tax overhaul in 30 years were in the Oval Office today as Trump signed the measure into law. But some in the GOP worry their party could face a political backlash without an aggressive public relations tour. He called it "a bill for the middle class and a bill for jobs".

by | December 26, 2017 | 07:48

The national plant quarantine service is used to randomly check agriculture product consignments for export, Plantations Ministry Secretary, J.A. Ranjith told the Business Times. A delegation of Sri Lankan technical experts set out for Russian Federation yesterday to discuss the matter regarding the ban on tea. Russia's agricultural safety watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor said the insect, known as the Khapra beetle, was discovered in the packaging of a consignment of tea from Sri Lanka.

by | December 26, 2017 | 06:03

Coastline Trust Co who had been investing in Gentex Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.93B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.41% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $34.38. Investors sentiment increased to 1.24 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.32, from 0.92 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 35 investors sold Gentex Corporation shares while 109 reduced holdings.

by | December 26, 2017 | 05:43

Passenger Vítor Maciel Fontes Jacques, 32, told ABC News he was with his wife and five family members on the bus when it suddenly ran off the side of the road. Two of those injured, originally from Sweden, have been transferred to the United States. "It seems a front tire of the bus exploded, making it lose control and leave the asphalt", Carlos Briceno Villagomez, head of the police in the municipality of Bacalar, told Mexican TV network Televisa on Tuesday night.

by | December 26, 2017 | 05:45

Parts of the East African nation are on the brink of starvation and well over one million people have fled to neighbouring countries. Past attempts at peace deals have stumbled amid renewed violence . As of now, we will send messages to all the commands in the field to abide by this cessation of hostilities. The warring sides signed a cease-fire agreement on Thursday.

by | December 26, 2017 | 05:16

Mira and Shahid are surely proud of Ishaan's performance in the film and have been posting adorable pictures and Insta stories with Ishaan and it's too cute to be missed. Beyond the Clouds, which stars Ishaan Khatter and Malavika Mohanan in the lead, is "an unsubtle but impassioned Mumbai melodrama" as Variety puts it.

by | December 26, 2017 | 04:28

A total of 10 civilians were killed when the missile hit the area. In 2015, Saudi Arabia and its Arab allies launched a wide-ranging military campaign aimed at reversing the Houthis' territorial gains and shoring up Yemen's pro-Saudi government.

by | December 26, 2017 | 04:34

The number of cases of cholera in war-torn Yemen has passed one million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday. Yemen is now in the grip of the world's worst humanitarian crisis after nearly three years of conflict in which Sunni Gulf allies led by Saudi Arabia have fought Shia rebels supported by Iran.