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by | January 06, 2018 | 09:39

Washington State district Attorney Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit against Motel 6 Wednesday after an investigation found that six of its Washington locations willingly provided ICE agents with confidential guest information. "As a Welcoming City, we are outraged by the blatantly discriminatory act of trolling guest information for Spanish surnames and for the disregard of the privacy of thousands of Motel 6 guests who did not consent to sharing their information with a third party".

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:03

A representative for Gulf World said that "by the end of the day Thursday, they will have almost 200 sea turtles at their facility, and expect at least 300 by the end of the week". When the water temperatures drop, stunned sea turtles will appear listless in the water on or near the shoreline. They can also get stressed by the cold.

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:10

Lin Shaye: "Everybody is fearful in different kinds of ways, and in this particular installment of 'Insidious , ' you see Elise's fears, which I think inspires something new in the audience, because she's the one that's usually on top of the situation, and she's the one who is the least fearful".

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:38

He mentioned some of the key Ghanaian personalities helping develop football in Africa, saying the head of the nation's sport-governing body, Kwesi Nyantakyi, himself is the First Vice Chairman of CAF. " The referees already have their own awards by being recognised for high profile games . The committee believes that by giving referees awards, it may lead to some corruption at a latter stage".

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:41

No one wants to go out of any competition, but obviously everyone expects Chelsea to win. Eden Hazard is also a doubt due to a calf complaint, although David Luiz could feature for the first time in over a month after recovering from a knee injury, while Charly Musonda is also in line to play some part.

by | January 06, 2018 | 09:11

The three slain policemen were assistant sub inspector Irshad Ahmad from Doda, Muhammad Amin from Kupwara and Ghulam Nabi from Sopore. "May the four fearless J&K police personnel killed in the line of duty today rest in peace", Omar tweeted.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:40

The six passengers are believed to be trapped under a huge mound of snow, police officials told the newspaper. "Yes, we, too, received information of an accident and we rushed a police team for the rescue". "They were rescued and one of them, a junior engineer was declared brought dead at army unit hospital in Chowkibal". Seven to eight persons are still reported missing, it said.

by | January 06, 2018 | 07:39

Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, and Sen. It's possible they have information from their own investigation that leads them to believe Steele lied, but they don't say as much in their cover letter. Instead of focusing on the Russian Federation claims, Simpson said, key Republicans have instead made him the focus of their investigations. "Trump fans will complain about Christopher Steele or Hillary Clinton, but Donald Trump is the most powerful man on the planet and the investigation into him is ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:41

Marcus Marshall , a transfer running back who has exploded so far in the playoffs and heads to Frisco off back-to-back two touchdown games, said the Dukes are committed to what's gotten them to this point. Bison sophomore cornerback Marquise Bridges is listed as one of the starters for the title game. Will revenge play a factor in Saturday's game? He and the NDSU defense have allowed more than 14 points only twice this year, and only 47 points in their last five games combined.

by | January 06, 2018 | 08:22

But snow accumulation isn't the biggest concern meteorologists have about this particular storm-what is particularly worrisome is the strength of winds the storm is expected to produce. This could make the storm as strong as a hurricane, and 30-50 miles per hour winds will batter the coast. Public schools in New York City have also been closed for Thursday.

by | January 06, 2018 | 05:44

Iranian Nobel Peace laureate Shirin Ebadi urged her countrymen to press on with the nationwide protests in an interview published on January 4 by the Saudi-owned, pan-Arab daily Asharq Al-Awsat. Unemployment remains high, and official inflation has crept up to 10 percent again. A recent increase in egg and poultry prices by as much as 40%, which a government spokesman has blamed on a cull over avian flu fears, appears to have been the trigger for the protests.

by | January 06, 2018 | 06:53

Tournament officials said the two were planning on heading to the South Bay area of the lake from the north end Thursday. FLW released an update that Kisiah was found alive late Thursday night with his boat which as you can see in the clip below had been wrecked at some point during the first day of the tournament.

by | January 06, 2018 | 05:02

Randy Baldwin, a geophysicist with the USGS said the quake was eight miles deep which is fairly shallow. Knudsen said there was one aftershock recordered following Thursday morning's quake and there is a small probability it will be followed by a bigger natural disaster.

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:42

Tillerson also urged Pyongyang to refrian from further provocations, saying they will only result in more severe sanctions. "I think it is a recognition that the President has demonstrated to the world how high the stakes are", Tillerson said.

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:56

It's estimated that The Last Jedi will only get $5 million in its opening Friday making its debut only second this week in China . Check out 10 Scrapped Ideas from Star Wars: The Last Jedi in the gallery below! Combine that with midnight screenings and Thursday night previews, the total is $8.28 million.

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:31

The WSJ report said that the $18 billion would go toward 700 miles of new replacement barriers, expanding the current 654 miles of barrier to almost 1,000 miles. Durbin is now working with four other Senators, three of whom are Republican, on a deal that will protect DACA while also beefing up border security, but it appears Trump's demands could stall talks.

by | January 06, 2018 | 04:36

Cannabis growers, sellers and financial institutions supporting them, a roughly US$7 billion (RM28 billion) industry, are particularly under threat by the move, and the lack of clarity on how toughly federal anti-pot laws will be enforced will make it hard for any to build their young businesses, industry experts said .

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:36

Wednesday , travel will be very risky to impossible during the morning and evening commutes on Thursday. Meanwhile, the Department of Sanitation has issued a snow alert starting at 6 p.m. In western North Carolina wind chills of -25 (-32 Celsius) degrees are possible through Thursday. This storm may end up being worse than your average nor'easter.

by | January 06, 2018 | 02:39

Click/tap here to download the free azfamily mobile app . When CBP officers searched the trailer they found 459 bundles, which contained 5,164 pounds of alleged marijuana. The previous year, the searches exceeded 2,000 during only one month. Wyden warned that the new rules "also explicitly permit CBP to attempt to bypass the encryption or brute-force a password protecting a device seized at the border without reasonable suspicion".

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:50

If the water is moving, it won't freeze. This expansion puts tremendous pressure on whatever is containing it, including metal or plastic pipes . Megan Moir, the director of water resources for the City of Burlington, said people should check their basements to get a sense of the air temperature and look for signs of frost around their pipes , especially if their basements aren't well-insulated.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:48

Pakistan won the toss and put New Zealand into bat in their opening one-day global on a blustery day in Wellington on Saturday. Hasan Ali, the world's top-ranked ODI bowler after his dream year in 2017, also showed he could hit by blasting four sixes in his 36 off 15 balls.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:29

He was briefly hospitalized this past May to undergo a heart procedure, in which doctors replaced a transarterial aortic valve in order to treat aortic stenosis. Multiple sources said her decision to leave the race revolved around her husband's health issues, and Democratic aides witnessed Cummings moving around more slowly before Christmas break, according to Politico .

by | January 06, 2018 | 03:10

The RSI was created by J. Welles Wilder who was striving to measure whether or not a stock was overbought or oversold. When charted, the RSI can serve as a visual means to monitor historical and current strength or weakness in a certain market.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:42

To view the full article, register now. He also must decide whether to waive US nuclear-related sanctions that were suspended under the landmark agreement. The protests began on December 28 in the country's second-largest city, Mashhad, initially over complaints of rising prices, but they have led to complaints over corruption and the lack of freedoms in the country.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:31

Variety reported yesterday that veteran director Ridley Scott could possibly helm a Disney film based on " The Merlin Saga ". The series follows the story of a young Merlin who would go on to become the mentor of the classic literary character King Arthur.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:04

The odds of winning the jackpot with a $2 ticket are 1 in 30,821,472. The largest Mega Millions jackpot in history was $656 million. It is the biggest Powerball jackpot since the more than $750 million lottery win last August. Nobody won the Powerball jackpot on Saturday night, and Powerball officials announced that Wednesday's jackpot now stands at an estimated $440 million with a cash payout of $278.3 million.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:43

Although the pace of growth slowed slightly in France it remained close to November's near seven-year high. "While a pick-up in new orders to a seven-month high in December offers some hope for construction going into 2018, it looks like it is going to be another challenging year for the sector".

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:51

The move means the race will still be decided by a random draw on Thursday. Yancey's election, should it stand, would give Virginia Republicans a 51 - 49 majority in the state House, enabling them to confront Virginia Governor-elect Ralph Northam's progressive agenda.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:21

Mevani and Khalid had attended the "Elgar Parishad", an event organised to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the battle of Bhima-Koregaon, at Shaniwar Wada in Pune. Meanwhile, the Maharashtrian Police have also registered the FIR against Jignesh and Umar under the IPC section 153 (a), 505 and 117 at the Vishrambaug police station in Pune for involving in circulation the statement with an intent to cause hurt.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:48

Failed Senate candidate Roy Moore was accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct. The ongoing investigation officials have said that nothing leads them to believe the fire is connected to the former candidate Roy Moore and the sexual abuse allegations made against him, NBC News reported.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:09

Having restored power to nearly 150,000 homes throughout the country since Storm Eleanor hit on Tuesday, the ESB reported that several thousand homes, farms and businesses remained without power overnight , but they were hopeful that power would be restored to all homes by Thursday morning.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:02

But there have been concerns in recent days it may still be illegally selling oil to the North after satellite photos captured images of Chinese ships apparently trading oil off North Korean waters. On Thursday, the UN Security Council also denied global port access to four more North Korean ships suspected of carrying banned goods, AFP reported.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:17

Now there are calls for Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey - who has characterized Trump's use of the platform as "fascinating" and "complicated" - to step down or be fired if the company doesn't ban Trump, including from a local group of Bay Area protesters.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:18

I was raised to believe that family always comes first. But even before Mandel dropped his campaign, it was looking like an uphill battle for the GOP to unseat Brown, a populist warrior whose numbers have remained strong in the state. Republicans, who hold a narrow 51-to-49 majority, are defending eight Senate seats. Sherrod Brown, citing his wife's health. "I look forward to working with Republicans and independents around OH to end Sherrod Brown's political career".

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:43

In another development Thursday, Iran's prosecutor general claimed a Central Intelligence Agency official was the "main designer" of the protests that have shaken the country over the past week. The Iranian governments accusations may fall flat when considering President Trump's unpopularity among the Iranian people following his now infamous travel ban which bars Iranians from travel to the US.