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by | January 02, 2018 | 19:47

Alcorn said the board plans to reschedule the drawing next week, "unless the court intervenes". If Democrat Shelly Simonds' name is pulled, the state House will be split 50-50 between Republicans and Democrats, vaporizing the 66-to-34-seat margin the Republicans held prior to the November 7 election.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:31

The company had revenue of $3.51 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $3.40 billion. VF Corp (VFC) traded down $0.29 during trading on Monday, reaching $74.00. Whalerock Point Partners Lc holds 5,900 shares. Oak Ridge Investments Ltd Liability Corporation owns 0.46% invested in V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) for 176,542 shares.

by | January 02, 2018 | 19:51

If not, make the right play. "Didn't do a lot of things you need to do: 50/50 balls, passing and turnovers, but it was just a six-point game at halftime, so I think to hang close and find a way to be there and turn up in the second half".

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:18

Met Commander Neil Jerome said the incidents were not related, and to have four deaths in such a short period was "unusual". In the other attacks, a 20-year-old man was fatally stabbed in Memorial Avenue, West Ham, and a 17-year-old boy was killed in Norwood Road, Tulse Hill, on New Year's Eve.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:36

These are around half of all tickets and include season tickets on most commuter routes. Around 40 pickets sprung up from Brighton to Berwick-upon-Tweed, as well as in London's King's Cross station, to slam the rise on the first working day of 2018.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:12

The NELP report notes there are also several ongoing state and local campaigns aimed at raising the minimum wage. Workers who receive tips will get a wage increase from $4.08 an hour to $4.15. Missouri passed a ballot measure in 2006 to increase the current minimum wage of $7.85 an hour with the cost of living. St. Louis City approved measure to raise the minimum wage to $10 an hour in 2017.

by | January 02, 2018 | 19:43

Bhubaneswar: The State Mines department today issued notice to seven mine leaseholders to stop operations as they failed to pay fine by December 31, deadline fixed by the Supreme Court, said Mines director Pradeep Mohanty. A SPV, OMBADC has been formed to step up developmental works in the Mining zones of the State. The company would develop environment, health, education, among others.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:04

Police have identified the victim as Todd Smith of South West Oxford Township. Meanwhile, police say a 16-year-old Alma, Ont., boy died on Thursday after hitting a tree while snowmobiling near Elmvale. Safety planning, requirements and riding information can be found at the Ministry of Transportation , website and the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs' site.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:03

It has been claimed that Conte has been trying to sign Chiellini and that Chelsea have been dealt a blow by reports he is set to sign a new contract at Juve. "It's a hard moment for every club", Conte said at his pre-match press conference ahead of the Blues' trip to Arsenal tomorrow night. "It is not the right time now to talk about who we will sign and I don't want to have this conversation in public", the Chelsea manager was quoted as saying by the Daily Mirror .

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:31

Meryl Streep, Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon are among the founding donors, along with a number of leading talent agencies including CAA, ICM and Paradigm. In November, the Alianza Nacional de Campesinas, or National Farmworker Women's Alliance, sent a letter of support to women in Hollywood after some, including Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie , spoke of sexual harassment in the movie industry.

by | January 02, 2018 | 19:01

Kay Ivey and Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall to postpone the decision to certify Jones's victory. Merrill said he had so far not found evidence of voter fraud, but his office would investigate any complaint that Moore submits.

by | January 02, 2018 | 19:06

Earlier Monday, Georgia topped Oklahoma 54-48 in the first ever overtime Rose Bowl to reach the January 8 championship game. Alabama's (12-1) ferocious defense limited Clemson to just 188 total yards, including just 64 rushing yards, thanks to five sacks and nine tackles for loss.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:05

Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service said: "We have concluded that it is likely that the fire started accidentally in a generator". According to Woburn Safari Park's website, its patas monkeys shared a 16-acre space with barbary macaques and a herd of mountain bongo.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:30

The cause of the fire is not yet known. The first crews on the scene were reporting smoke inside the building. Paramedics and OPP were at the scene, and the Ontario Fire Marshal was called to investigate the circumstances of the fire.

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:49

During a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday, Moon called on the Unification Ministry, which is responsible for inter-Korean relations, and the Ministry of Culture and Sports to work swiftly toward North Korean participation in the Pyeongchang Olympics.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:03

Obviously, we must find a diplomatic solution with North Korea and we must continue to uphold the successful diplomatic solution we've found with Iran. The leader also said the US should be aware that his country's nuclear forces are now a reality, not a threat, but claimed that he was "open to dialogue" with the South.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:41

In a direct message to the European Union , David Davis said the United Kingdom wants "the full sweep of economic cooperation", with minimal barriers to trade and goods and services. Mr Davis' article comes as the Government faces pressure to provide more clarity for business as the next phase of exit talks begin, with Bank of England governor Mark Carney having warned that dozens of European banks face costly consequences if the United Kingdom and EU fail to achieve cooperation.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:00

Owner of the winning store, Louis Flanagan said: "This is incredible news! Everybody in the shop is absolutely thrilled and we'll be raising a glass to toast our lucky customer later today", he said. Another 500 players bought tickets that won them $500 each. Raffle tickets went on sale October 24 and sold out on December 12, the earliest sellout date since the game began in 2006.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:10

Wozniacki said she's enjoying the fact that she's played well recently. Wozniacki is also searching for a first triumph in Auckland after reaching the final in 2015 and despite being tested by Brengle early the contest, the Dane pulled away once she found her rhythm and claimed the last seven games to seal victory.

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:24

Now as per Chinese laws, all the social media apps in China along with WeChat are required to censor those public posts that are considered "illegal" by the Communist Party. Over 500 million people around the world use WeChat. New reports have been circulating suggesting Tencent collects user data to support its big data analysis .

by | January 02, 2018 | 18:10

These wind chills can cause frostbite of exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes. Anyone who must be outdoors should dress warmly, including wearing a hat and gloves. Northerly winds will continue to funnel arctic air into the region this morning. Lows in the mountains will be in single digits and in the teens across nearly all the state.

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:43

But local news reports said he also exhorted Iranians not to resort to violence, after reports of protesters attacking banks and municipal buildings across the nation, including a local government building in Tehran. The protests - which began on Thursday in Mashhad, Iran's second-largest city - were prompted by discontent over the country's weak economy and alleged corruption.

by | January 02, 2018 | 16:45

Abedin, Trump suggested, deserved jail time for "disregarding basic security protocols" while serving in the State Department under former President Barack Obama . At least four of the documents were marked "classified". That email service provider was later hacked, and The Daily Caller reported that "guarantees" that Abedin and Clinton exposed sensitive government data to a "state-sponsored actor".

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:59

Kwak Kyoung-ju, who works in a hacking analysis team at the South Korea government's Financial Security Institute, has been tracking the exploits of the group north of the border. Last month, the U.S. accused North Korea of having orchestrated the WannaCry cyberattack which crippled over 300,000 servers worldwide in May, although the state denied any involvement.

by | January 02, 2018 | 16:10

Cape Town City FC coach Benni McCarthy is delighted with the acquisition of former Kariobangi Sharks striker Masoud Juma . He also earned the Premier League Golden Boot by netting a league-best 18 goals that season. Juma scored three goals in as many outings for the national team in 2017, with two of the goals coming during the Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup which Kenya hosted and won.

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:46

All three can now speak to foreign clubs about a free transfer in the summer, however Wenger was bullish, saying they would sign "players of top quality" should any of their stars choose to move on. 'I am happy to work with these players, I trust these players. "But you want to keep your best players, yes". They played yesterday [Saturday], we play on Wednesday.

by | January 02, 2018 | 16:38

Monday outside of a facility known as "The Club" on North 50th Street near East Idelwild Avenue. During a press conference, Colonel Donna Lusczynski said the event was scheduled to be from 8 midnight. Their ages were not immediately known. 'The security guards moved over to where the gunshots were coming from, saw an individual firing a weapon. Deputies were called to the scene around 11:30 p.m.

by | January 02, 2018 | 16:48

Imran Khan further said he had complete faith in Allah, and expressed confidence that the PTI would form the next government in the Centre. He said if his party was elected to power, it would resolve issues plaguing the country and predicted that his party would be in power after next general elections.

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:29

The watching! All of the money that President Obama so foolishly gave them went into terrorism and into their 'pockets.' The people have little food, big inflation and no human rights. Separately, Trump tweeted: " Iran is failing at every level despite the bad deal made with them by the Obama Administration. "The entire world understands that the good people of Iran want change, and, other than the vast military power of the United States, that Iran's people are what their leaders ...

by | January 02, 2018 | 16:28

Friday on a fugitive warrant in connection with the incident. Lisa Finch, surrounded by family members reacts to the killing of her son Andrew Finch after he was shot Thursday evening, December 28, 2017, by police, in Wichita, Kan. A man said his father had been shot in the head. He had a black handgun and wanted to kill himself. Livingston told reporters at the scene that police were called to the home after being "given some misinformation".

by | January 02, 2018 | 16:05

BJP MLA from Rajasthan's Alwar, Banwari Lal Singhal has courted a controversy by alleging that Muslims are giving birth to more children to takeover India from Hindus. Asserting that most Hindu families are restricted to a child or two, Singhal said, "A Hindu family is anxious about making its child an IAS or IPS officer, a chartered accountant or a doctor or engineer.

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:05

Iran's state television reported the 10 deaths on Sunday, saying six took place in the western town of Tuyserkan, about 200 miles southwest of Tehran . Their "approach should be strong", he said. The other arrests were reported in the cities of Arak, Isfahan and Robat Karim and West Azerbaijan province.

by | January 02, 2018 | 17:32

The weather alert says to plan on hard travel conditions, including during Thursday's morning commute. There is an increasing confidence in a winter storm producing accumulating snow and sleet across the eastern Carolinas, expected to develop late Wednesday morning, and persist through Wednesday night.

by | January 02, 2018 | 15:51

The uniquely timed birth was even a first for the long time doctor who helped deliver the new year's twins. And at 12:16 A.M., Flores had the second of the twins. 'It was definitely a surprise! The family said they felt "humbled and blessed". While such an incident is rare, a year ago, four such twin births had been reported in the United States in Georgia, Arizona, Utah, and San Diego in California.

by | January 02, 2018 | 15:34

An estimated 500,000 to 750,000 Indian H-1B visa holders could be sent home if the U.S. administration decides to go ahead with the proposal, said the report. The Indian government is reportedly watching the development with mounting alarm as it had the administration's previously announced plans and decisions to tighten H-1B rules and regulations with the objective of preventing its abuse to replace American workers with lower-paid foreigners.