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by | January 22, 2018 | 09:59

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology captured lava fountains shooting out of the Mayon volcano in Albay, the Philippines, on the night of January 21. It is considered the nation's most active volcano. The crater began glowing soon after in what PHIVOLCS said was a sign of the growth of a new lava dome.

by | January 22, 2018 | 11:04

President Rodrigo Duterte will once again meet his fellow Southeast Asian leaders in India when they attend the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-India Commemorative Summit and India's Republic Day celebration later this month.

by | January 22, 2018 | 09:22

Democrats, for their part, placed the blame on Republicans, pointing to the fact that they are the majority in both the House and Senate to avoid accusations of simply being obstructionists. But Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of IL says that would mean the end of the Senate as the Founding Fathers envisioned it. Lawmakers are set to return to work on Capitol Hill later Sunday but there's no sign of a possible deal.

by | January 22, 2018 | 06:42

They finished at 22-under 266. "Tournaments like this build character", Rahm said. "I saw the break, I knew it was outside the left edge, I just trusted myself, trusted my stroke and hit a flawless - actually a little bit below ideal speed and caught the lip and went in".

by | January 22, 2018 | 06:43

The president also previously tweeted about the issue, writing on January 4: "With all of the failed "experts" weighing in, does anybody really believe that talks and dialogue would be going on between North and South Korea right now if I wasn't firm, strong and willing to commit our total "might" against the North.

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:25

The demonstrations came one day after hundreds of thousands of men, women and children took to the streets in Washington, New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles and other cities Saturday on the one-year anniversary of Trump's inauguration.

by | January 22, 2018 | 05:51

Earlier Sunday, Jordan's King Abdullah II, a key USA ally, voiced concern over Trump's Jerusalem recognition as Pence visited Amman. Palestinians slammed the Likud announcement, which was supported by some 900 Likud members who signed a memorandum to the party, urging it to adopt the law to consolidate the U.S.

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:51

In some agencies, such as the departments of Defense and Homeland Security , many employees will stay on the job, but without pay or any guarantee of back-pay. "The. folks will fight fires in the West, but they won't get paid ". Those employees are excepted from the shutdown. The answer he received was later contradicted by his boss.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:27

People put feet to pavement for the second annual Women's March on New York City on January 20, 2018, which started with a late-morning rally in Central Park. The marches aim to build on the movement launched a year ago when more than three million people turned out nationwide, voicing opposition to the Mr Trump's swearing-in.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:15

At least three people were initially trapped but all passengers have since been freed, the spokeswoman said, and the incident was still unfolding nearly an hour after it occurred. A witness told 2GB radio station, 'There was a huge amount of dust. Sydney Trains boss Howard Collins said he had been made aware of the event and confirmed the incident will be investigated.

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:27

We will continue the campaign against terrorists, but it is now power competition and not terrorism that the U.S. national security is focused on, Defense Secretary James Mattis asserted today. The document said that worldwide alliances would be critical for the United States military, by far the world's best-resourced. Trump, who had made strict measures on immigration a cornerstone of his presidential campaign, last week rejected a bipartisan proposal, saying he wanted to include any ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:52

Al momento, se desconocen los detalles precisos sobre de los detenidos y los integrantes del grupo del ex funcionario sublevado en contra del ejecutivo venezolano que fallecieron, por lo que tampoco se conoce la suerte del tan buscado Óscar Pérez .

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:34

The boy, 18-month-old Aaron Concepcion, was found in the backseat of the truck unharmed. He was last seen wearing colored pajamas. On Sunday morning, San Antonio Police tweeted that they are searching for the two, referring to Richard as a homicide suspect.

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:17

Stop illegal immigration, now", the ad, released Saturday and entitled "Complicit", advises. The ad features Luis Bracamontes, an illegal immigrant who has admitted to killing two Sacramento-area deputies in 2014. In a statement, Michael Glassner, the executive director of Trump's reelection campaign committee, said the ad was meant to highlight "the stark contrast between "complicit" Democrats and the President for his full commitment to build a wall and fix our border to protect Americans ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:40

Further stating that the country wants a friendly relationship with its neighbor but "Pakistan is not mending its ways", the Home Minister said, "We want to maintain good relations with our neighbour (Pakistan) but they don't stop doing mischief".

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:09

In other words, it seems we're headed for another short-term extension that avoids a government shutdown but doesn't address the soon-to-expire Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals protections for almost 700,000 young undocumented immigrants that even Trump has said he wants Congress to restore.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:35

They will look to continue their run in Melbourne when they next face 11th-seeded Colombians Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah. Paes and Raja squandered three break point opportunities in the second set and failed to take advantage of the Colombian pair's relatively weaker second serves.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:43

These incidents occurred within the limits of three police stations and DNA test results indicated that one culprit was involved in these cases, he explained. He said that the entire nation was grieved over the killing of the minor and directed the police to ensure that the culprit responsible for her death would be arrested.

by | January 22, 2018 | 04:08

On Saturday, ONGC announced the acquisition of the Central government's entire 51 per cent stake in HPCL for over Rs 369 billion (Rs 36,900 crore). It also holds 4.86 per cent stake in GAIL India Ltd, which is worth over Rs 3,854 crore. The acquisition will make the oil and gas explorer India's first vertically integrated "oil major" company, with a presence across the entire value chain.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:39

I've seen people. then they get their new knees when they're 55 years old and they get their new hips and they do all those things. "He has the grip of a guy who would fail that test, if you know what I mean". He gets exercise by playing golf, he said, even though he typically rides around the course in a golf cart. In an interview with Reuters , he blamed former Presidents Obama, George W.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:58

They will march as "Korea" at the Opening Ceremony under the unification flag, where there will be a male and a female flagbearer representing both countries. Figure Skating: The IOC allocated an additional quota place, after the registration deadline had expired, to the qualified figure skating pair (RYOM Tae-ok and KIM Ju-sik) from the NOC of the DPRK.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:59

He became a part of the Election Commission in August 2015. According to News 18 , Rawat, who is set to take charge on Tuesday, is a 1977-batch IAS officer from the Madhya Pradesh cadre. In 1994, Rawat was deputed in South Africa as United Nations Election observer. Lavasa also co-authored a book "An Uncivil Servant" that tells the story of former IAS officer Ravi Mohan Sethi's journey from a bureaucrat to a businessman.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:15

An estimated 10 million Filipinos work overseas and the money they send home is a major pillar of the Philippine economy. Kuwait's government said it was in touch with Manila over the claims. Esguerra, Marie Fe Saliling Librada, Arlene Castillo Manzano, Devine Riche Encarnacion, Patrick Sunga and Mira Luna Juntilla. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has followed on from a threat to bar nationals from working in Kuwait, over allegations of abuse and deaths in the Gulf country.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:01

He added: 'If the NEC decides to go down the road of months of further in-fighting and further negative media scrutiny by deciding to pass a vote of no confidence in me, I think that the reality is that the party is probably over'. It added: "The vote was carried unanimously, with the exception of the leader". "Members will be written to in the next ten days to give details of where and when the EGM will take place".

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:03

Despite Democrats' opposition, Mulvaney said the administration has been "very straightforward from the beginning" that the White House does "not want this shutdown ". They will be continuing to guard the country and do the necessary and important work that they're doing. But all military personnel on active duty "will not be paid until such a time as Congress makes appropriated funds available to compensate them for this period of service", the memo states.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:48

As far as Congress is concerned in Tripura, much of it was taken by Trinamool Congress earlier and recently by the BJP", he said. On a question about whether he offered his resignation during the politburo meeting, he said discussions that happened inside the party could not be revealed, and he's still the party's general secretary.

by | January 22, 2018 | 03:33

This will be the first time that India will host the welcome reception, where yoga will also be showcased along with cuisine from across the country. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the government and political parties must stay out of the unprecedented judicial crisis, gave enough indications that the upcoming Budget may not be populist and asserted his poll slogan of "Congress-free India" was not aimed at eliminating the party politically.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:48

Pence, who heads to Israel later Sunday, arrived in Jordan on Saturday evening from Egypt, where he met President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, a key Trump ally. His trip initially was scheduled to take place in December but was delayed apparently so that Pence could oversee a United States congressional vote on tax reform.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:43

When u pass out behind the wheel on the Bay Bridge with more than 2x legal alcohol BAC limit and are found by a CHP Motor. It's not clear if the Autopilot was actually active before the vehicle came to a stop. The driver was arrested for suspicion of DUI after officers unsuccessfully attempted to wake him. It appeared to have ended after more education about the driver assist system, but now a driver in California took it to an all new level.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:00

Fleetwood plays his approach into the 18th hole at the Abu Dhabi Golf Club. Six birdies dotted Fleetwood's card in a back-nine of 30 that McIlroy was moved to describe as "seriously impressive". Fitzpatrick saved his best golf for last as he birdied the final three holes to finish alongside McIlroy in third after a 69. McIlroy had presented Fleetwood with a birthday cake on Friday after their round together and the four-time major victor showed his class once more by the gracious manner he ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:25

This is despite the fact that Trump also called for allowing the dreamers to remain in the US even after he revoked President Barack Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in September. " President Trump will fix our border and keep our families safe". Immigration issues have been core to the debate in Washington , D.C., as Democrats and Republicans seek to reach an agreement to end the government shutdown .

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:02

Betis welcomed centre-backs Zouhair Feddal and Aissa Mandi back from suspension, while Cristian Tello lined up against the club that he left last summer. Suarez's volley made it 3-0 before Messi's clinical strike and the Uruguyuan curled effort sealed victory. However, the quick-fire scoring was not yet complete, as the hosts' capitulation was well and truly complete less than 10 minutes after the deadlock being broken, as Suarez blasted home for his seventh consecutive La Liga outing.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:57

A spokesman for the Taliban insurgents, Zabiullah Mujahid, claimed responsibility for the attack in a telephone interview. The telecom executive hid behind a pillar as six heavily armed attackers stormed the luxury hotel and began spraying terrified guests and staff with bullets.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:28

This month Athens and Skopje agreed to renew efforts to settle the 25-year old row, which has blocked the ex-Yugloslav republic's attempts to join North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the European Union. Although hardline clerics attended the protest, it was not officially supported by the Greek Orthodox Church, which is seen as a big player in the Greek political life.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:43

The Statue of Liberty is located on Liberty Island within the territorial jurisdiction of NY, but is federal property administered by the National Park Service. Many declined. "To get this close where you can see them, and the government shuts them down - that's very, very frustrating", said Dan O'Meara, a firefighter from Fresno, California, who is descended from an Irish immigrant family that entered through Ellis Island.