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by | February 07, 2018 | 09:59

The world's most powerful rocket, SpaceX's Falcon Heavy , roared into space through clear blue skies in its debut test flight yesterday from a Florida launch site where moon missions once began, in another milestone for billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's private rocket company.

by | February 07, 2018 | 10:03

It also says the administration will develop a shorter-range, nuclear-armed cruise missile that could be launched by submarines. Mattis's testimony was his first public remarks on the Nuclear Posture Review since the Pentagon released it Friday afternoon.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:41

The president has explicitly adopted the stock market as a measure of his performance. A January Washington Post-ABC News poll found that Americans still consider the Barack Obama administration more responsible for the state of the economy than the Trump administration.

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:30

Several media organizations went to the courts to try to get the memos released to the public. Former FBI Director James Comey reportedly penned a series of memos based on several of his conversations with President Donald Trump. Comey started writing the memos after his first encounter with Trump. The Justice Department subsequently appointed Mr. Mueller, Mr. Comey's predecessor, to serve as special counsel overseeing the FBI's Russian Federation probe, as well as "any matters that ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:17

Apart from Ashok Chavan , the Congress was represented at Tuesday's meeting by another ex-CM Prithviraj Chavan, leader of opposition in the assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil and legislative council deputy chairman Manikrao Thakre. The announcement came after leaders of both parties held a meeting to discuss the Opposition strategy to corner the government in the Budget session of the legislature from February 26.

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:51

Home surveillance footage shows the dog getting on its hind legs to reach the pancakes and eat them. Thankfully a smoke alarm alerted emergency services in the area, who quickly extinguished the fire and reassured the confused dogs with some pats.

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:26

The military said the suspect was not apprehended in the operation and seven people were detained for questioning. Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Monday that "it was only a matter of time before security forces close accounts with the murderer".

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:18

Till date, 146 candidates have filed their nomination papers for the February 27 elections. He added that the list of 45 candidates also included the names of those who had joined the saffron party in the state capital on 2 January - AL Hek, Sanbor Shullai, Robinus Syngkon and Justine Dkhar.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:44

Veritas Asset Management Llp who had been investing in Microsoft Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $706.69 billion market cap company. Raymond James And owns 857,562 shares. Shamrock Asset Management LLC now owns 662 shares of the retailer's stock worth $109,000 after purchasing an additional 418 shares during the period.

by | February 07, 2018 | 09:09

Canadians speed skaters practising at the Olympic Oval. The united Korean women's ice hockey team played its first match on Sunday, but lost the friendly against Sweden 1-3. His trip will be the diplomatic high point of the rapprochement between the two Koreas triggered by the Pyeongchang Olympics in the South, which have their opening ceremony on Friday - although analysts warn that their newly warmed relations may not last long beyond the Games.

by | February 07, 2018 | 07:58

Asked by a reporter if he stood by the shutdown threat, Trump didn't back down. "We don't need a government shutdown on this", she said. The White House later said that President Trump wasn't advocating a shutdown. Many lawmakers are uneasy about what might happen to the Dreamers after March 5, and Democrats - and Trump himself - are using that uncertainty as leverage to help force a deal.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:13

Davidson County Sheriff's deputy Jeff Athey, 51, is charged with robbery with a unsafe weapon. "He knew what the law was". He then left the bank in a silver Mustang. Sheriff Grice says Jeff Athey was with the Sheriff's Office for several years in the civil division, responsible for prisoner transport. Officials say all the money taken during the robbery was recovered.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:06

Considering that the stock recent volume of 17999698 shares, this represents a pretty noteworthy trading in volume size. The stock ended last trade at 48.31 a share and the price is up more than -5.50% so far this year. Goldman Sachs holds 11.05 million shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. The stock trades on a P/S of 2.5, which suggests that the shares are attractive compared with peers.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:07

FEMA said it could not comment on Tribute, but that at the time the contract was terminated food distribution in Puerto Rico "was not affected". Brown has disputed the termination of her contract, saying it was unfairly terminated by FEMA on the grounds they did not specify the meals and heaters had to be together.

by | February 07, 2018 | 07:22

Wealthfront Incorporated holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) for 14,226 shares. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Vornado Realty Trust in their top 10 equity positions decreased from 10 to 8 for a decrease of 2.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:23

The Eclipse lost control and slid into a traffic light pole at the intersection, according to police. A 19-year-old passenger of the vehicle, Rabab Arshad, was subsequently ejected and pronounced dead on scene. The pair appeared in court in Brampton on Wednesday. Investigators with the major collision bureau were on scene early Tuesday morning to try to piece together exactly what happened.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:50

Sanikiluaq singer and songwriter Kelly Fraser received a Juno nomination for best Indigenous music album for her second release, Sedna . Inuusiq by The Jerry Cans has been nominated for Contemporary Roots Album of the Year, and the band also picked up a nod for Breakthrough Group of the Year.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:31

While the aircraft follows the industry trend of becoming more fuel-efficient ( 18-percent lower fuel costs per seat than its predecessor, the 737-700), the plane is also small. Flight testing of the longest-range 737 Max variant is set to begin in the coming weeks, with deliveries to Southwest Airlines starting next year. It's meant to replace the Boeing 737-700 as well as compete with the Airbus A319neo.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:19

On Jan. 27, her body was found alongside County Highway 850 North in Granville Township, and on February 2, authorities announced her death was caused by multiple stab wounds. Tips, interviews, surveillance cameras and pings from Diamond's cellphone link him to her death, Doyle said. Doyle and Sangston deflected many questions at the press conference, invoking Illinois Supreme Court rules that preclude law enforcement from commenting on active cases.

by | February 07, 2018 | 07:27

Mr Abbasi said that a growing relationship with China shouldn't stop Pakistan's cooperation with the United States as these were not mutually exclusive relationships and nobody wanted it to be so. Sullivan said Ghani shared that view. "The use of terrorism has no place in a rules-based worldwide system". Pakistan, he said, certainly have the ability to urge the Taliban to do come to the peace talks.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:53

Barnabas Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. TMZadds that the attack happened in the midst of an argument between him and another individual, though it is not clear who the disagreement was with nor what sparked the altercation. Davis said that Tuck and his sister were close, but he wouldn't comment on how Nicole Tuck or DJ Khaled were coping with the tragedy. It's reported to have been less than a mile from his home.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:56

Bruce Rauner . The spot released by IL state Rep. Jeanne Ives on Friday directly attacks Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner's record, featuring five actors sardonically thanking Rauner on a litany of sensitive cultural issues, including gender identity, abortion and immigration.

by | February 07, 2018 | 08:07

The Falcon Heavy Rocket will have the ability to lift more payload than every other American rocket since the Saturn 5, the giant rocket that NASA used for the Apollo moon landings. Onboard cameras showed the red vehicle flying through the skies with a dummy strapped into the driver's seat. I wasn't initially sure whether the Falcon Heavy would continue SpaceX's reputation for semi-reusable rocketry, but it turns out that all three first-stage components of the rocket could return ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:14

Bineesh said his brother was facing a case for only Rs 1.72 crore. This means that Binoy, who travelled to Dubai in late January, can not leave through any of the airports, seaports or land border checkpoints across the UAE, of which Dubai is a part.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:55

The good news for Bucks fans, though, is Antetokounmpo doesn't think his injury is serious. "Get this guy a shirt, man", Antetokounmpo says to someone off-camera in video that was shared Monday by the Milwaukee Bucks. "We've got a great medical staff that's going to take care of me and Delly and hopefully I can be ready to go on Tuesday against the Knicks". Milwaukee opened a four-game road trip and hangs around NY for a couple days before visiting the Knicks on Tuesday.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:53

According to reports, the over 20,000 people who are not held in the country's open detention facility risk being imprisoned indefinitely if they do not leave the country within 60 days. "George Soros is also funding the protests". According to government figures Israel is home to about 40,000 asylum seekers. "They are not numbers, they are people, they are human and I am full of compassion and mercy", Deri told Army Radio.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:54

During the probe, it was found that the trainee sub-inspector, who opened fire at the victims, knew them. "The four policemen have been suspended with immediate effect". Around 10 pm on Saturday, Jitendra Kumar Yadav (25) was going back to his house in Parthala village along with three friends when their auto was allegedly stopped by sub-inspector Vijay Darshan, another sub-inspector and two constables near Noida Sector 122.

by | February 07, 2018 | 07:11

Miller, at a prayer rally before the court hearing on Friday, said God gave her the ability to make attractive cakes and she is committed to using it in the way she believes God wants her to. "There is nothing scared or expressive about a tire". "No baker may place their wares in a public display case, open their shop, and then refuse to sell because of race, religion, gender, or gender identification", Judge Lampe wrote in his order.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:05

The motivation for the man's move is not immediately clear. However, according to Iran's semi-official Tasnim news agency the man was wearing a burial shroud. IRNA said the man had managed to pass through the first of several security checkpoints in the complex. It is a high-security area as other major government institutions are also located there.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:16

He has not publicly commented on any of the reports and does not accept calls or visits from the news media. Anne Barrett Doyle , co-director of BishopAccountability.org , is claiming Pope Francis most likely "lied" when he said he had never heard from any of Karadima's victims.

by | February 07, 2018 | 07:26

The Indonesian Ministry of Foreign Affairs tweeted on Tuesday that it was the first ASEAN Foreign Ministers Retreat during Singapore's chairmanship in ASEAN this year, with a theme of "A Resilient and Innovative ASEAN". "Building up trust and getting the sequence right and doing it step by step is more important than doing it in a hasty way because there is an artificial deadline", he added.

by | February 07, 2018 | 07:26

The US State Department said in a press release that it supports the Supreme Court's decision and "it is imperative that the Maldivian President, government, and security services uphold the constitution and rule of law and implement the court's ruling in full".

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:41

Bimbachi and Moore, both residents of Chatham, Ontario, had flown to Lebanon late past year to reunite Bimbachi with her two children, Chatham politician Jeff Bultje said in a phone interview. Bimbachi also told CBC she had been working with Global Affairs Canada to have her sons returned to Canada. She said her plan did not work out as intended and she came to Syria on December 31 with Moore.

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:34

The White House did not immediately respond to a request for comment from Newsweek on Tuesday. "There's been no change in policy". The dangers posed by neighbouring country North Korea seems to be playing on the mind of U.S. Games organisers have picked up on Moon's theme of peace and reconciliation. Marketing blog The Branding Source delves deeper, explaining that the official colors of the Olympic games (blue, yellow, black, green and red) are also very significant colors in ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 06:10

Update 6:39 p.m. E.T.: The House Intelligence Committee voted unanimously to release the memo to the public. The memo does not clear Trump of wrongdoing in either aspect of the investigation, a point several Republican lawmakers have made clear in recent days, but the President and some of his allies have nonetheless seized on the memo in an attempt to discredit Mueller's investigation.