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by | January 23, 2018 | 04:34

The freeway was closed for nearly two weeks while crews worked to clear mud and debris from the lanes. Devastating mudslides led to the deaths of at least 21 people . The reopening of the busy north-south coastal highway followed what the state transportation agency Caltrans called a 'Herculean effort, and was expected to ease hours-long detours and traffic chaos that bedevilled commuters.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:57

Judge C. Creed McGinley said he was grateful the plea will spare Bobo's family from the ordeal of another trial. Bobo was 20 years old when she disappeared from her home in Parsons in April 2011. The Holly Bobo case has drawn out for some time now. Autry testified against Zach Adams and had previously reached a plea deal in the case, according to WKRN .

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:44

Kumar led the human chain at the Gandhi Maidan in the presence of Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Chowdhary, other NDA leaders, and thousands of supporters of the cause. Only one leader from the parties - Congress MLC Ram Chandra Bharti - attended the event, making Nitish's former partners in the Grand Alliance conspicuous by their absence.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:39

New alerts are being issued as a winter storm rolls through the state of Nebraska. The Omaha metro remains under a Winter Storm Warning until 6, while areas to the south and east of Lincoln are under a Winter Weather Advisory also until 6. Some areas could see 5 inches. The city of Lincoln declared a Snow Emergency, effective at 6 p.m. Under a snow emergency, no vehicles are allowed to park along snow routes in the city.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:30

Officials found Fentanyl, oxycodone, temazepam (generic Restoril, a sleep aid), alprazolam (generic Xanax) and citalopram (generic Celexa for depression). The announcement goes on to explain various health issues Petty was facing in his last years, including " emphysema , knee problems and most significantly a fractured hip".

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:17

Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC) has risen 21.14% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 30.14% the S&P500. The firm owned $17.5 million shares of the company's stock after selling 144224 shares during the period.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:52

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Bank of America Corporation and for the current quarter 24 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $0.58/share. RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $2600 target. The firm has "Underperform" rating given on Thursday, January 14 by Credit Agricole. The company was maintained on Friday, October 20 by Jefferies.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:52

Cowen & Co maintained Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL ) rating on Friday, October 6. The business had revenue of $5.94 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.63 billion. The company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 219.96 and Forward P/E ratio is 24.44. The Relative Volume of the company is 1.22 and Average Volume (3 months) is 8.47 million.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:53

Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer said ahead of the vote that he had reached a deal with Republican leaders and that Democrats would vote in favor of the bill. "I am pleased that Democrats in Congress have come to their senses and are now willing to fund our great military, border patrol, first responders and insurance for vulnerable children", Trump said in a statement that was read from the briefing room podium by his press secretary Sarah Sanders.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:21

Democrats feel "very, very strongly about the issues" said Sen. McConnell says Democrats caved because they realized holding out for a DACA deal tied to the funding deal was not wise politically. Hundreds of thousands of U.S. federal employees were forced to stay home without pay Monday after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on ending a government shutdown before the start of the work week.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:13

The undefeated and third ranked Bulldogs improve to 20-0 on the season and 6-0 in the SEC with a 71-52 win at Thompson-Boling Arena on We Back Pat night. Tennessee shot only 35.8 on 19 of 53 and didn't make a single 3-pointer on eight attempts. "To establish what we wanted to do early was great". "It was about being ready to play, and I thought we were".

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:28

Alpha Windward Llc acquired 5,598 shares as Texas Instrs Inc (TXN)'s stock rose 5.05%. About 225,497 shares traded. Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) has declined 31.73% since January 22, 2017 and is downtrending.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:59

The U.N. Security Council was scheduled to convene later Monday to discuss the situation. The Associated Press reports that Turkey has begun to shell positions held by Syrian Kurds close to its border, the first stage of a cross-border offensive against the Kurds.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:53

France's prime minister on Monday renewed a push to tempt bankers to Paris after Britain leaves the European Union by pledging to temporarily exempt expats from paying into state pension schemes and making more places available in bilingual schools.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:33

The procedure came after McAvoy informed the team after a game in November that he was having heart palpitations. He subsequently underwent an evaluation, which diagnosed him with a supraventricular tachycardia (SVT). McAvoy will be monitored at Mass General throughout Monday night. McAvoy is considered one of the frontrunners for the league's rookie of the year award.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:10

On Sunday , the PA's foreign affairs chief Riyad Al-Maliki told AFP that the "rules of the game" had been fundamentally altered by President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital. as the actor leading the search for peace". Vice President Mike Pence arrived in Israel this week with good news for the U.S. -Israel relationship.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:50

According to Graham, any proposal offered to the president is "yanked back by staff members", adding "a$3 s long as Stephen Miller is in charge of negotiating on immigration, we are going nowhere". 'This is the president's agenda. "Look, Stephen's not here to push his agenda". Period, end of story'. In a tweet later that day, Graham expressed similar support for the president and his chief of staff, John Kelly , who he called "tough but reasonable".

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:38

The nurse claimed he killed patients by giving them a lethal dose of medication. In February 2015, Hoegel was sentenced to life in prison on charges of killing two patients. Detectives researching the case exhumed 134 bodies from 67 separate cemeteries and questioned the former nurse six times throughout the investigation.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:48

A star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame honoring Minnie Mouse will be unveiled Monday, marking the 90th anniversary of the release of her first of more than 70 animated films, "Steamboat Willie". pop star Katy Perry . "Minnie and Mickey printed diapers - that was my first memory ever and it turned into a lifelong devotion", the "Firework" singer said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:50

A new poll shows that a wide swath of Israelis approves of United States President Donald Trump's performance in his first year of office. "He has lower ratings at the one-year mark than past presidents - 58 percent now disapprove", the CBS News poll found.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:35

In the video, Cardi says she had never even heard the word "queer" before and she implored the LGBTQ community to educate people like her and Offset . Obviously, that seems pretty clearly homophobic - something that Migos don't have a great track record with to begin with - but Offset insisted that he was talking about "lame people who film you, post it and stalk you", not actual gay people, and that he's into fashion so he can't be homophobic anyway.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:09

On Wednesday, Abbas said: "Jerusalem will be a gate for peace only if it is Palestine's capital, and it will be a gate of war, fear and the absence of security and stability - God forbid - if it is not", he said. The site is located in east Jerusalem, occupied by Israel in the 1967 Six-Day War and later annexed in a move never recognised by the worldwide community.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:28

North Korea has twice launched ballistic missiles over northern Japan and test-launched intercontinental ballistic missiles in trajectories that fell inside Japanese exclusive economic waters. "A nuclear war would devastate everything", she said. People in earthquake-prone Japan are familiar with evacuation drills simulating natural disasters and fires and annual drills are seasonal rituals seen nearly everywhere in the country - from schools and workplaces to care homes.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:39

Skills required? Well, first and foremost, the position asks that you relocate to Buckingham Palace for a 12-month fixed-term contract beginning in April. "Total joy", she captioned one snapshot of Eugenie and Brooksbank . In another fascinating twist, Diana reportedly wrote to former butler Paul Burrell in October 1993 telling him she believed Charles was in love with Legge-Bourke and wanted to marry her.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:07

The voting is still underway and Congress candidate Aarti Sharma is said to be ahead of her BJP rival Mayadevi Agarwal with 4,500 votes. The party wrested Dhar, Manawar, Sardarpur, Dharampuri, Khetia and Anjad from the saffron party. BJP State president Nandkumar Singh Chauhan, though, claimed that the BJP had won at many places. He accepted the party at places failed to understand the sentiments of the workers and erred in ticket distribution.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:57

Spring is intrinsically tied to the occasion of Basant Panchami , as the name "Basant" or "Vasant" means Spring, and it is celebrated on the fifth day of spring, hence, Panchami . President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi wished the nation on the occasion of Basant Panchami and Saraswati Puja on Monday. In a tweet, Mr Modi hoped that the occasion will make society happier and even more harmonious.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:59

It is also to the incredible credit of all those who have appreciated the music and the songs and the performances and the band, that they have come out in such numbers to make their tribut", he said. The public viewing continued on Monday when O'Riordan was moved to Cross's Funeral Home in Ballyneety. Father James Walton PP, Ballybricken & Bohermore, Archbishop Kieran O'Reilly, Archbishop of Cashel & Emly and Archbishop Emeritus Dermot Clifford will concelebrate the Mass which will be ...

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:58

The state of California began issuing federal Real ID cards Monday to residents. "It's not mandatory", Cristina Valdivia Aguilar, a DMV spokeswoman, said about the higher-end driver's license and ID card. A federally-accepted form of identification must be used as identification to board a commercial flight or visit a secure federal building on and after October 1, 2020 .

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:36

The children were allegedly beaten, choked and chained to their beds at their residence in Perris, California , NBC News reported. Police believe any education they received came from their parents and they were made to keep freaky hours, sleeping most of the day and remaining awake during the night.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:30

Yemen was already the poorest country in the Arab world before a Saudi-led coalition went to war with Iran-allied rebels in March 2015 in a failed bid to drive them from the capital and much of the country's north. Yemen imports about 90 percent of the country's staple food and almost all of its fuel and medicine, according to the United States. The conflict has fueled what United Nations agencies say is the "worst humanitarian crisis in the world".

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:32

The deal is between the General Sports Authority of Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Arabian Football federation and La Liga. At an event in Riyadh today seven clubs from LaLiga Santander and LaLiga 1│2│3, the first and second division of Spain's professional football competition, respectively, announced that they will take 9 players from Saudi Arabia on loan.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:16

He noted that it's the first time that the massive plunge in trust wasn't linked to a faltering economy or catastrophe. In fact, it's the ultimate irony that it's happening at a time of prosperity, with the stock market and employment rates in the record highs.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:26

Although he apologized for asking for "proof", he suggested the testimony of victims against Barros is still not enough. "Barros' case was studied, it was re-studied, and there is no evidence", Francis told journalists January 21. "It's incredible that the pope doesn't understand that the problem wasn't the word "proof" or 'evidence, ' which is the same thing, but that he accused victims of slander - victims who were found to be right by both Vatican and Chilean justice", he told the AP.

by | January 22, 2018 | 23:45

A new extended movie trailer has been released for the upcoming film, Ready Player One , that will be premiering on theatre screens worldwide from March 30th, 2018. The person able to put together all of the clues that he's left behind for them will not only be able to find the Easter Egg, but will be given Halliday's incredible fortune.

by | January 23, 2018 | 00:12

The UK's defence chief of general staff, Sir Nick Carter , has warned that the UK is trailing Russian Federation in terms of defence spending and capability. "We must take notice of what is going on around us or our ability to take action will be massively constrained". This comes after calls from MPs to increase defence spending, as well as reports of plans to cut down and consolidate the Armed Forces to save £20bn despite opposition from defence minister Gavin Williamson, who has ...