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by | January 30, 2018 | 01:05

Al-Tarawneh went on to warn that the failure to reach a final peace settlement would "keep the region foundering in turmoil and instability". Trump said in his December 6 declaration that the U.S. While backing the Palestinians on the issue of Jerusalem, Jordan - a major recipient of USA aid - has refrained from supporting the Palestinians' dismissal of Washington as an appropriate mediator in the wake of the declaration.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:40

Ottanthullal artiste Kalamandalam Geethanandan, who played a major role in popularising the art form in a career spanning more than four decades, was cremated at his house at Cheruthuruthy with State honours on Monday. Kalamandalam Geethanandan received several awards including the Sangeetha Nataka Academy Award in 2000. Geethanandan had been conferred with various awards, including Veera Sringala and Thullal Kalanidhi.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:16

As ThinkProgress reported during Haley's last photo op with the weapons, United Nations officials are still looking into who created the missiles. Security Council envoys' visit. The envoys will visit a military hangar in Washington on Monday, where US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley presented the remnants of an alleged Iranian-made ballistic missile fired from Yemen on November 4 at the King Khalid International Airport near the Saudi capital, Riyadh.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:18

But it does not seem to be the case now. The former Manchester City front man was top of their wishlist, ahead of West Ham's Andy Carroll and Stoke's Peter Crouch. Giroud is desperate for a move as a place in the World Cup squad remains hanging in the balance. Exhausted of reading? Click through the gallery above to see how the Blues could run out if they were to acquire their reported transfer targets.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:29

Crews said bitterly cold, sub -40 C temperatures, coupled with the fact Leslieville doesn't have a hydrant system, made the firefight very challenging. Just after 7 p.m. on December 29, 33 firefighters from four different fire stations were called out to the fire east of Rocky Mountain House. The chief of Clearwater Regional Fire Rescue Services determined the fire was deliberately set.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:46

The stock decreased 0.93% or $1.22 during the last trading session, reaching $129.97. About 1.88 million shares traded. Chevron Corporation (CVX) is an interesting player in the Basic Materials space, with a focus on Major Integrated Oil & Gas.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:05

The Orion's pilots estimated that the fighter came within five feet, and the incident forced them to end their mission early. In December, a pair of U.S. The last time such an intercept occurred on the Black Sea was in November 2017. The incident took place in worldwide skies over the Black Sea, just miles from Russian airspace.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:20

Around 7:30 a.m. on Monday, officials responded to Broad and Bigler Streets, where a man driving a black Honda attempted to hit people with his auto. "This male is about 6 feet 1, 250 (pounds), and immediately gets aggressive against the off-duty officer", Philadelphia Police Capt.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:44

She said she concluded there was a clear case of sexual harassment here and she recommended that Clinton fire him, but she was "overruled". "She overruled you personally?" asked CNN's Brianna Keilar , of Clinton keeping the adviser on board.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:25

It details allegations of Federal Bureau of Investigation missteps during the 2016 election. The response from Democrats was almost immediate. Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia quickly accused Trump of crossing "a red line" that should be met forcibly by lawmakers to protect the Constitution.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:10

Bail has been set at $240,000. Also, 18-year-old Genesis Diaz-Castaneda was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy in connection with the incident, which occurred at Marina Bay Parkway just north of Regatta Boulevard about 1:20 a.m. Officials say a Northern California police officer trying to break up a gathering of vehicle enthusiasts was seriously injured after being slammed by a auto that fled the scene.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:42

In the letter, Trump does not acknowledge the reported comments, but said secretary of state Rex Tillerson would make a "extended visit" in March. Kagame made the remarks Monday as the annual summit, which was attended by more than 40 African leaders, drew to a close.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:19

Temperatures will be quite cold as well Tuesday morning, which could cause for a slowing of the morning commute. The most likely communities to touch 4 inch snow totals will be on the east side. Wind may pick up to 15-30 miles per hour, with some higher elevation areas seeing 40-50 miles per hour gusts. A wind advisory is in effect for Barnstable, Dukes, Nantucket and Plymouth from 10 p.m.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:36

Poles have fought for years against the use of phrases which suggest Poland was at least partly responsible for the camps where millions of people, mostly Jews, were killed by Nazi Germany . This elicited the following responses on twitter from the Polish embassy in Tel Aviv: "Your unsupportable claims show how badly Holocaust education is needed, even here in Israel".

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:39

Saturday's powerful explosion, which came a week after Taliban militants killed 22 people at an worldwide hotel in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul , was felt throughout the city and covered the blast area in smoke and dust. Apart from the ambulance bomb and the attack on the academy, an aid agency and a hotel have been targeted in the past week. It came as both the insurgents and the ISIS group have escalated their attacks on Kabul , one of the deadliest places in Afghanistan.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:49

A special flight, carrying him and his entourage, departed Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in the capital around 9:00am, a senior official of Foreign Ministry told UNB. Jokowi is expected to fly Sunday to Cox's Bazar, the main town where the camps are located. According to Indonesia's Department of Statistics, trade between Bangladesh and Indonesia now stood at $1.33 billion, of which $1.19 billion was in Indonesian exports.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:55

Ian Moffett , the chief of the Miami-Dade Schools Police Department, stood by the unit's decision to handcuff and arrest the child. "I feel like my heart is broken", said the boy's mother, Mercy Alvarez, after viewing video of her child in handuffs.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:07

The prison houses not only non-violent and white collar criminals, but also some of the most violent. A judge on December 4 sentenced Brown, 71, to five years in prison and three years supervised release. Both the U.S. District Court and the Eleventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals denied her request to delay her entry into prison. He has already reported to a Maryland prison to serve his sentence.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:55

Protho was indicted on a federal kidnapping charge for allegedly abducting a child from a Calumet City street in broad daylight last month. The age of the victim has not been revealed by authorities. If found guilty of kidnapping, he faces a minimum sentence of 20 years in prison and a maximum sentence of life. The FBI noted that the time stamp on the video released on Friday displayed the wrong date, but captured the December kidnapping.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:10

A fragile truce was shattered when Mr Hammond called, last week, for Brexit to deliver only "very modest" changes. He added: 'I would be very surprised if in the end, the Prime Minister didn't back her own policy'. Mr Timothy also said the Tories need to have a wider internal debate about the party's future goal. Because we have to be radical. He said that while tuition fees were an issue "so are living costs", and the Tories wanted to look at the entire system "in the round".

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:28

He had always been expected to retire from government in March, when he was eligible to receive his benefits for his years of service. An FBI official confirmed to ThinkProgress on Monday afternoon that McCabe will be taking leave until his original retirement date in mid-March.

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:21

The Campaign Against Antisemitism charity is now demanding an apology from Corbyn for "subtracting the Jews from a genocide of Jews". "This is what we remember". Simon Johnson, chief executive of the Jewish Leadership Council, said: "It is hard to believe anybody can neglect to mention Jews when writing a Holocaust Memorial Day message, let alone the Leader of the Opposition".

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:43

Police charged McArthur, already facing two first-degree murder charges, with three more murders when he appeared in court Monday, and they say they have found the remains of three victims they have not yet identified. Another of the three victims named Monday was never reported missing. Idsinga said Lisowick was an occupant of the shelter system who had not been reported missing.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:20

A new report from the Centre for Cities think tank says that by 2030 one in five existing jobs in the United Kingdom will be "displaced" by globalisation and automation. Aberdeen is predicted to lose 19% of jobs by 2030. In contrast, more than a third of the jobs set to grow in Dundee (35%) are in low skilled private sector occupations.

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:01

No one was injured on the plane or the freeway during the landing, during which the plane plane did not hit any vehicles on the 55. Pilot Izzy Slod said he was forced to make a last-minute decision after strong winds prevented the small plane from making it to the nearest airport.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:09

Frelinghuysen, who chairs the powerful House Appropriations Committee, drew ire from his fellow Republicans at the end of past year when he voted against the Republican tax plan. Polling suggested Frelinghuysen was in for a tough re-election battle. He was one of only 12 House Republicans to vote against the GOP's tax bill, citing the negative impact it would have on his New Jersey constituents.

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:14

President Donald Trump has recently echoed fellow Republicans in calling for a controversial memo House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes wrote about the Justice Department to be released - and we might now know why he's so eager.

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:09

This "may morph into something very big" from "a trade standpoint", he said. "For us trade policy is not a zero-sum game, it is not about winners and losers", said Commission chief spokesperson Margaritis Schinas . Mr Trump responded, "I wouldn't negotiate it the way it's being negotiated". He declined to elaborate, saying his "point is better understood if I don't".

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:38

Petersen Flynn & Dinsmore Inc who had been investing in Disney Walt Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $169.01B market cap company. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, December 8th. 1 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, May 5 by BMO Capital Markets.

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:18

Maclean's said the staffer reported the incident to Ottawa police in 2014, saying that Dykstra sexually assaulted her after a party. MacLean's says that senior members of the Conservative party discussed dropping him as a candidate in the 2015 federal election because of the allegation but chose to allow him to continue to run.

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:12

We are here to roll out the red carpet for you. A group called the Voices in Entertainment, led by Meg Harkins of Roc Nation and Karen Rait of Interscope Records, is organizing the effort. U.S. viewers can see the main event live on CBS from 7:30pm ET / 4:30pm PT, which is 12:30am GMT, so would have been a late start for those in the United Kingdom anyway, but they can catch up with highlights on 4Music from 7pm on Monday night.

by | January 29, 2018 | 19:45

Country music's biggest victor at Sunday night's Grammy Awards will take a victory lap this year that will wind its way through Charlotte in the fall. Stapleton wrote hit songs for other country stars like Kenny Chesney and Luke Bryan before his 2015 debut " Traveller " made him a star. Along with Stapleton on vocals and guitar and Cobb on acoustic guitar, the album features Morgane Stapleton on harmony vocals as well as longtime band-members J.T.

by | January 29, 2018 | 18:41

Johnson, in a January 20 letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray, revealed exchanges between Strzok and Page during the Clinton email probe that suggest they were working to shield her from a criminal charge. You might also be interested in. . The Republicans hold a 13-9 edge on the House Intelligence Committee, which means a party-line vote would allow for the memo's release.

by | January 29, 2018 | 18:41

Taliban outfit has claimed responsibility for the deadly attacks on Intercontinental Hotel and central part of Kabul on January 20 and January 27 respectively. He said Afghan forces had seized a rocket, two Kalashnikovs, and a suicide vest from the attackers. Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said three soldiers had been wounded and the clash was still going on.

by | January 29, 2018 | 19:25

Also, the ruling BJP party and the opposition Congress had already held their rallies to woo voter in the constituencies. The campaigning for the Lok Sabha Assembly seat elections of Ajmer, Alwar and Mandalgarh was ended on Saturday. 38,02,168 voters are registered in all the three constituencies. And the countings of the today's by-polls will take place on 1st February 2018. Around 39 lakh persons were eligible to vote in these elections.