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by | December 27, 2017 | 15:51

Special police units have been deployed to the scene.The police officers have been unable to enter the plant's territory and establish contact with the suspected shooter, who has not made any demands so far, the source said. I am sitting inside here, barricaded'. Averyanov accused state prosecutors of acting like a "criminal gang" against him. "My plant was seized with the use of fake documents, they have ruined me", he reportedly said.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:53

According to its YouTube channel, the Southwest Florida Eagle Cam , sponsored Dick Pritchett Real Estate, has gotten more than 115 million views and counting, since its inception in 2012. The second egg never hatched . E9 grew and flew out of the nest after an accidental fledge in March and was last seen in the area in May. The mother eagle, Harriet and her mate M15 (short for Male 2015) are in their second season as a mated pair.

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:36

The new underground line will start from the Umma (nation) station at the western entrance to the city and run for 3 km at a depth of 50 m to the Cardo in the Jewish Quarter, close to the Western Wall. The railway has been under construction since 2001, created to complement existing slow rail routes between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem, and has been troubled by multiple delays and impediments.

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:55

Tunisia had demanded the UAE apologise after it applied a travel ban on Tunisian women entering the country, saying it had provided no explanation for its sudden move. Garrach went on to criticise the way the UAE had communicated this threat to Tunisia. She also said the way the middle-eastern country's authorities proceeded was "unacceptable".

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:28

Former Italy coach Brunel has signed a contract to take him up to the 2019 World Cup in Japan. It was reported by Midi Olympique last week that Noves was to be removed from his position and that report proved true as FFR president, Bernard Laporte confirmed the news this morning.

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:17

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP decreased its holdings in shares of Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FULT) by 0.8% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. Moreover, Fny Managed Accounts Ltd Limited Liability Company has 0.01% invested in Fulton Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:FULT) for 332 shares. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and two have given ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:30

The man was identified Tuesday as 31-year-old Jacob Craig. Police say they do not know if Craig was under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The officer, who has not yet been identified, shot several times at the suspect, who collapsed in the street.

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:49

Oman will delay the introduction of a 5 percent value-added tax until 2019 instead of introducing it next year as originally planned, local media reported late on Monday, a decision that may hurt its effort to strengthen shaky state finances.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:23

It is being said that the 49-year-old singer was rushed to hospital in June after reports suggested he was suffering from anaemia. He later moved from making Kwaito to producing award winning Afro pop hits. Some of his latest public appearances includes an interview on 5FM's Fresh Breakfast. South Africa Minister of Police tweeted, "We will NEVER forget u Robstar you'll b remembered as one among the greatest in Mzantsi producer, composer, music vocalist par exellence".

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:41

He said he viewed each presidency as part of a relay race, but felt he had passed the baton on successfully. The current president says using Twitter allows him to speak directly to the American people and bypass "fake media". "I miss the work itself because it was fascinating and rewarding and you knew that even if the politics of a certain issue didn't always work out well that by doing a good job there was somebody out there...maybe a mother who was anxious about a sick child and now had ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:35

They can be cocooned in information that reinforces their current biases", he said. The British government is reportedly anxious that United States President Donald Trump will be offended if he doesn't get the royal invitation to Harry and Meghan's royal wedding which is scheduled to May 19, 2018, and former and most loved president Barack Obama and her wife former First Lady Michelle Obama are.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:55

In a statement, SKUAST (K) scientific fraternity and teachers association said: The NIA has summoned Dr Geelani, scientist SKUAST-Kashmir again to their New Delhi headquarters for questioning in connection with an alleged funding case. The NIA had registered the case of terror funding and named Hafiz Saeed, leader of the Pakistan-based Jamaat-ud-Dawa and banned terrorist outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, as an accused.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:50

Texas' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 3.8 percent, setting a new record for the lowest unemployment rate recorded in four decades according to information released Friday by the Texas Workforce Commission. San Francisco and San Mateo counties added 10,000 jobs in November; Santa Clara County added 4,100 jobs; and Alameda County saw job growth of 2,600. The fastest growing private sector industries for Linn County were financial activities, up 210 jobs or 13.9 percent, ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:14

The Board of Elections is set to meet Wednesday morning in Richmond to determine the victor of the hotly-contested House of Delegates race by randomly drawing the winner's name, most likely out of a bowl. The official had let the vote remain uncounted before raising concerns the next day. On the ballot in question, the voter had picked Republican candidates in statewide races.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:08

On Christmas Eve, US President Donald Trump took calls from children, asking them what they wanted most from Santa, and revealing what was on his own wish list. Trump also sought to cheer US troops who are spending the holiday away from their own families. He told Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and Coast Guard members that "every American heart" is thankful for them and their families.

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:55

There were no initial reports of injuries or damage in either natural disaster in Santa Clara County. Mike McCluskey, who lives in Saratoga, posted on the CBS San Francisco Facebook page that he felt "moderate shaking". In the past 10 days, there have been two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby. The newspaper stated that geologists believe that the Calaveras and Hayward faults are linked, meaning that both could someday rupture together, resulting in significantly more ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:13

The company has market cap of $15.35 billion. The stock increased 0.53% or $1.01 during the last trading session, reaching $191.64. Shares of ABIOMED (ABMD) traded down $2.10 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $189.54. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $175.00 price target on shares of ABIOMED in a research note on Tuesday, August 29th. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, August 3.

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:38

Under the terms of the agreement, Cevian will sell all of its 88.47 million A-shares and 78.77 million B-shares in Volvo to both Nomura International Plc and Barclays Bank Plc, Geely and Cevian said in a joint statement. Christer Gardell, Cevian's co-founder, said the activist was happy to have helped the Volvo Group become a more competitive and valuable company. AB Volvo owns 45% of Dongfeng Commercial Vehicles, one of China's largest truck makers, and also has a significant construction ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:44

Plummer said she had brought the drug to her Egyptian husband, Omar Abdel-Azim, who suffers from back pain. According to a Facebook group set up by her family, she appeared in court yesterday and was jailed for three years. she looks shocking". "We're just hoping. Even half of that would be better". She said the family was planning an immediate appeal. Sinclair said her daughter made no attempt to hide the medicine given to her by a friend and she thought it was a joke when she was ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:04

Turkey will pay a 45-percent advance while the rest will be covered by Russian loan funds, he added. According to the official, the finance ministries of Russian Federation and Turkey have already completed negotiations on the issue. Despite a popular notion, high-ranking Turkish officials ruled out that Turkey was moving away from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and assured that the S-400 purchase was not motivated by political reasons, rather it was made to address Turkey's growing ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:44

While not mentioning Trump by name, the former president's comments feed into the debate about how social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter have contributed to the rise of "fake news". "There was a serenity there more than I would have expected". Asked whether he preferred boxers or briefs, Obama said "Sorry, we don't answer those questions", although he did declare a preference for Aretha Franklin over Tina Turner, and Michael Jordan over LeBron James, "although I love LeBron, I'm a ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:05

Some schools in western Tehran and the city of Karaj are reportedly closed and exams were cancelled. Most of the injured were hurt while trying to run out of buildings and were released from hospital after treatment, IRNA quoted the country's Emergency Medical Services as saying.

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:47

While he had his concerns, Obama said he was serene the day he left the White House despite the sense that much important work remained unfinished. "Social media is a really powerful tool for people of common interests to convene and get to know each other offline, meet in a pub, a place of worship, a neighbourhood and get to know each other".

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:54

The incident took place this morning at around 4:15 am in Sandhill, Donegal. The man driving the auto and his two female passengers were not injured.

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:09

The stock increased 0.83% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $3.63. About 111,796 shares traded. NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE:NEP) has risen 18.85% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. 2,900 NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, August 7 by Argus Research. Therefore 70% are positive. Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc decreased Nextera Energy Inc (NEE) stake by 3.17% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:23

One member abstained, citing a possible conflict of interest. In contrast, his most prominent rival, anti-corruption crusader Navalny has been campaigning aggressively all year, reaching out to the most remote parts of the country. Unlike that plan, this one waves Russia's 13 percent tax on personal income, according to Dmitry Peskov, Putin's spokesman. Before the commission's vote, Mr Navalny delivered a passionate speech demanding he be allowed to run against Mr Putin.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:35

Noting that the "inefficiency and overspending of the United Nations are well known", Haley described the cuts achieved in the UN budget as a "big step in the right direction". Last week, the UN General Assembly adopted by a decisive vote of 128 to 9, with 35 abstentions, a motion rejecting the U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:02

Earlier this evening, a preliminary magnitude 3.1 natural disaster was reported around 7:20 p.m. The tremor was widely felt throughout the Bay Area. Earthquakes are fairly common in the region. The second quake hit at 10:32 p.m. According to a USGS, people in the area would have felt a light to weak shaking.

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:45

He lied and he continues to spend most of his time at his golf courses. "I hope everyone is having a great Christmas, then tomorrow it's back to work in order to Make American Great Again (which is happening faster than anyone anticipated)!", Trump tweeted .

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:33

Police said Derringer walked into the store with a hooded sweatshirt over his head and waving what employees thought was a rifle. Derringer demanded money from the cash register and ordered everyone to lay down on the floor, police said. However, another employee soon realized the gun was fake, and ran to the front of the counter to confront Derringer. Customers inside also helped confront the suspect.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:16

It has underperformed by 30.71% the S&P500. Scotia Capital Inc bought 220,388 shares as the company's stock rose 9.30% with the market. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 44,235 shares of the savings and loans company's stock worth $1,246,000 after acquiring an additional 5,673 shares in the last quarter.

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:06

Issac Santillan, traveling in the back seat of a vehicle with his 5-year-old half sister, died at the scene of the accident here at around 4:40 a.m. ET Monday, said police in Fort Pierce, about 115 miles north of Miami on the Atlantic coast.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:34

Boakai and Weah were the top vote-getters in the October 10 election, with Weah getting 38.4 percent and Boakai coming in second with 28.8 percent. "I have made promises I have fulfilled in education, healthcare and infrastructure development, and so I hope over the past 12 years Jewel Howard has become her own person working for peace, working for prosperity and working for development", she added.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:40

BENGALURU :Riding high Riding high after BJP's victories in both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, the party's national president Amit Shah will review poll preparations in Karnataka on December 31. While the river originates from Karnataka, a major part of it flows in Goa. Goa believes the proposed water diversion would not only affect the water needs of the people, it would also affect the sensitive ecology of the Western Ghats.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:00

Kang emphasized that Seoul's decision will not entirely rely on the results of the government panel's report. However, Kang on Tuesday also stressed that the role of the review is to look at how the deal was reached, and not* to recommend policy.