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by | January 02, 2018 | 14:48

Documents show a search was authorized for Duncan's home in Sterling on December 19, and was executed on December 29 by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents. The FBI also said an undercover employee posed as an Islamic State recruit and Duncan gave her advice on vetting questions. They included Islamic State-related materials, terrorist attacks, searches for hidden cameras, body-worn cameras, military-style combat gear, bulletproof armor, M-4 rifle magazines, an AR-15 rifle, a YouTube video ...

by | January 02, 2018 | 13:50

Makayla Tritton died at the scene and Karin Tritton died later in hospital. A heartless thief is accused of snatching two mobile phones from the bedside of Laurie Tritton, who tragically lost his wife Karin and his 18-year-old daughter Makayla in a horrific crash in the suburb of Manly West on December 25.

by | January 02, 2018 | 14:32

Sale of power from the solar plant has been tied up under a 25-year power purchase agreement with NTPC Ltd at a tariff of Rs 4.84/ unit. Construction has begun at one of India's largest solar power parks, located in the state of Madhya Pradesh.

by | January 02, 2018 | 13:44

The shooting did not take place on hospital property, the statement said. Reports on social media indicated that the shooting happened at a nearby pharmacy at around 5:30 p.m. Yellow police tape cordoned off the emergency room Monday evening in images shared from the scene. "The Brantford police do not believe that there is any risk to the public as a result of this incident", police said in a news release late Monday.

by | January 02, 2018 | 14:09

The BBC reports hefty fines of up to €50m could be issued to firms that don't act fast to remove hate speech , fake news and material that can be described as "obviously illegal". Concerned citizens can now use forms made available by the German justice ministry to report content that violates the new law, as well as material that has remained online for longer than the 24 hour period given in which networks can act.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:52

Ministry of Foreign Affairs officials said that Pence's exclusion from the visitors list stemmed from "timing difficulties" and that no new date had been set for the Vice President's visit to Israel. However, it was moved to January 14 due to the Senate tax vote. The Palestinians, who seek Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem as their capital, canceled a planned pre-Christmas meeting with Pence in the biblical town of Bethlehem to protest Trump's decision.

by | January 02, 2018 | 13:15

The round button-sized seal was found in a building in Jerusalem's Old City near the Western Wall and dates back to the 7th century BC, from the time of the First Jewish Temple, said the Israel Antiquities Authority. The archaeologists presented the ancient artifact to the current mayor of Jerusalem, Nir Barkat. The Bible references governors of Jerusalem on multiple occasions in the Old Testament.

by | January 02, 2018 | 13:01

A team of 30 spent 12 hours on an "extremely hard rescue" on a Table Mountain rock face‚ Wilderness Search and Rescue said on Tuesday. Their bodies were secured to the side of the mountain for the duration of the night. Everyone was brought back to the base by 02:00 and the cable auto was then used to extricate the bodies. They were declared dead at the scene. He said the exact circumstances of the accident, which took place on Monday afternoon, were not yet clear.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:40

Musa Ghazanfarabadi, head of Tehran's Revolutionary Court, warned protesters on Tuesday that those arrested would face harsh punishment. "What is happening in Iran will be over in a few days, and there is no reason to worry at all", he said in remarks reported by the state-run Press TV.

by | January 02, 2018 | 13:15

The coin-like seal shows two men standing up and facing each other. A stamped piece of clay found in the Western Wall Plaza in Jerusalem from the First Temple Period proves that a governor presided over Jerusalem some 2700 years ago, according to a statement released by the Israel Antiquities Authority released Monday.

by | January 02, 2018 | 13:47

Furniture, windows, and even walls were destroyed while rubbish was thrown everywhere, including bongs for smoking marijuana. "We acknowledge that, we acknowledge there is an issue". Following those incidents there was an AirBnB party and public brawl in December, and then an assault of a police officer where he was allegedly kicked in the face on Boxing Day, which bolstered community concern.

by | January 02, 2018 | 13:20

The business had revenue of $463.68 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $451.53 million. Firsthand Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB). Pictet Asset Mgmt has invested 0.9% in Facebook, Inc. Addison Cap reported 18,962 shares. Integral Derivatives Ltd Llc accumulated 0.27% or 87,150 shares.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:12

The bicentenary celebrations of the 1818 battle of Bhima-Koregaon were marred by a clash between two groups on Monday. The violence reportedly began when a group carrying saffron flags began pelting stones, days after the tombstone of local Dalit hero Govind Gaikwad was vandalised, leading to clashes with groups bearing blue flags.

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:27

Her mother, Nariman, was indicted over her involvement in the December 15 incident. Ahed approached the soldiers, along with her cousin Nour Tamimi, 20, and told them to leave. "My daughter is just 16 years old", he wrote. The armed soldiers do not respond in the face of what appears to be an attempt to provoke them. "Then I saw the same soldiers who hit my cousin, this time in front of my house".

by | January 02, 2018 | 12:31

Each year the chewy snack claims several lives in Japan, prompting annual warnings from officials. The resulting sticky rice mass is then formed into the final mochi shape and baked or boiled. What's a safe way to eat them? It recommends that the rice cakes be cut into small pieces and that time be spent chewing before swallowing. Fire department officials also recommend that emergency 119 phone calls be made immediately to the fire department when anyone begins choking on mochi .

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:20

The case made her into a potent worldwide symbol of Palestinian bravery and resistance, a dilemma for the occupation that led a commentator in Israeli left-wing newspaper Haaretz said Israel risked turning her into the "Palestinian Joan of Arc".

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:44

Hina told them that she goes and sits with Vikas whenever she sees him alone. Hina told Vikas she made a mistake. As per Bigg Boss' directives, the contestants had to rank themselves from 1 to 6 and they had to support their decision with reasons as to why they consider themselves at the spot selected by them.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:17

The North sees the regular war drills between the South and the United States as preparations for war. "We look forward to candidly discussing interests from both sides face-to-face with North Korea along with the North's participation in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics", Unification Minister Cho Myong-gyon told reporters.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:46

Wear layed clothing and cover all exposed skin. Windchills in the region will dip into the single digits below zero for much of this week, Evanego said. If you have any late-night plans, you'll want to warm the auto up ahead of time. The area around Concord is predicted to have about.40 inches of rainfall between Wednesday afternoon and 4 p.m.

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:06

It came after Japan's Naomi Osaka withdrew from the tie this morning due to illness and was replaced by WA's Maddison Inglis in a freakish day at the mixed-teams tournament. Inglis saved 3 break points to stay on the level terms with Vandeweghe but she gave her serve away in game 9, leaving Vandeweghe to serve for the set in the following game.

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:36

Police handed over the bodies of both the militants to families during late hours on Sunday. Meanwhile, thousands of residents of adjacent villages marched towards the home of Fardeen Khanday to join his funeral at Nazeen Pora amidst the chanting of pro-freedom, pro-Pakistan and anti-India slogans.

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:12

He told the deputy that he was in the room with "his children" and pushed the door open enough for the deputy to see the children sleeping in a bed towards the back of the room. Montgomery said that Brice hit his head on the headboard when he threw him onto the bed, but said that he was fine after that. Through their investigation, detectives said they learned Montgomery punched his stepson in the face, mouth and stomach with a closed fist, threw him around the hotel room, shoved his face in ...

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:53

Gokhale, who was India's envoy to China till September a year ago, is now posted at the headquarters of the Ministry of External Affairs as secretary (Economic Relations). India's stand was that China getting access to the region would give them direct access to the Siliguri corridor. The standoff ended with India ensuring that China stopped the road construction.

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:38

On the occasion of New Year's Day, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has conveyed his warm greetings and best wishes to the citizens of the country for the year 2018, said the official release. Congress president wished everyone a "happy and prosperous 2018". Rahul also took a dig at "Modi bhakts" (Modi supporters) on the New Year's Eve.

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:40

He also stated that solving Iran's current problems " would take time ", and that the people and government should help each other in overcoming the difficulties. President Donald Trump again voiced his support for the demonstrators on Sunday when he tweeted that the USA stands with the "peaceful protestors in Iran who are speaking out for freedom and we condemn the arrests of innocents".

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:14

Starc, who rolled his arm over for a longer duration than Josh Hazlewood, Pat Cummins and Jackson Bird during the session, then had a long chat with the team doctor and physio. "They are great memories but I've definitely moved forward since then and I feel like I've improved as a player", Agar said. "You'd love Mitchell Starc to be playing", pace icon Glenn McGrath said.

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:41

Two men have been declared dead after a rescue operation on Table Mountain. The woman who survived was brought down by cable vehicle on Monday night. The operation to recover the two bodies was called off on Monday night due to bad weather but was completed early on Tuesday morning. While figures for 2017 appear to be unavailable, Business Day reported that callouts for rescuers on Table Mountain increased from 169 in 2015 to 175 in 2016.

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:41

Cousins had run Compass since 2006 and was due to step down as CEO in March and retire entirely in September. Compass said the new chief executive, Dominic Blakemore, would now start on January 1 instead of April 1 as originally planned. Cousins led Compass over the past 11 years after his decision to quit as senior independent director of supermarket giant Tesco. He has been widely credited with turning the company's business around and making Compass into one of the FTSE 100's ...

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:55

The Israeli annual growth of GDP was reported at 2.6 percent in 2015. In 2017, consumer spending in Israel rose by 3%, following a 6.1% increase in 2016. Israeli GDP per capita rose by 1%, now standing at approximately $41,350. Israel's GDP per capita remains far below the equivalent figures for the USA (1.5%), Germany (2.4%), and India and China (about 6% each).

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:02

Court records indicate a relative became concerned when Duncan converted to Islam, expressing a belief that he had been radicalized, WRC reported . A court filing showed police searched Duncan's phone, which revealed research into materials relating to the Islamic State, terrorist attacks, weapons, surveillance tactics and body armor.

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:45

The BJP MP from the Rampur constituency in Uttar Pradesh also said that jawans are in the Army and thus should expect death because of the profession they're in. Nepal Singh's remarks on army soldiers have come at a time when families of martyred soldiers in the CRPF camp attack are grieving in pain. "We are proud of our courageous jawans, their sacrifice won't go in vain".

by | January 02, 2018 | 10:06

The seaplane was part of the Sydney Seaplanes business that has operated since 2005 with no previous record of accident. The family was on holiday in Sydney and were returning from lunch at the picturesque Cottage Point Inn when the crash happened.

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:43

Police issued a statement on Tuesday, following the news of the death of an 83-year-old man on December 29. Northcote grandfather Antonios (Anton) Crocaris, 83, died about 11.30pm on Friday, eight days after he and 17 other pedestrians were hit by a auto that ran into the crowded crossing at the corner of Flinders and Elizabeth streets on 21 December.

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:00

The officer was stationed there until police were able to find out where Riehl was living, which they determined was Colorado as of November 12, 2017. Baldwin said the university heightened security on campus, but there were no reported sightings of Riehl in the area. He was deployed to Iraq in 2009 and honorably discharged in 2012.

by | January 02, 2018 | 09:39

The US State Department has since called on Russian Federation and other United Nations members to "strictly implement" sanctions on North Korea. President Trump on Friday used Twitter to scold China for being "caught RED HANDED" allowing fuel to flow to North Korea. Yaroslav Guk, deputy director of the owner of the Russian-flagged tanker Vityaz that the security sources say made a fuel transfer in October, denied any contact with North Korean ships.