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by | February 08, 2018 | 21:06

On Tuesday, the Lancaster Police Department published a description of a person who allegedly posed as an employee of a stand at the Central Market Mall, only to rob the stall and flee with an undisclosed sum of cash, Lancaster Online reports.

by | February 08, 2018 | 21:07

Overall, Haryana emerged with the best haul of five medals, including one gold, two silver and two bronze medals. Maharashtra (110) finished second overall while Delhi (94) came third. The tall Kerala girls were visibly exhausted when play resumed after the half-time break with the score at 55-19 but Haryana was unable to make much headway and had to be content with the silver medal.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:48

The Olympic skater was referring to a common belief in the LGBT community that supported gay conversion therapy when he was a congressional candidate in IN, based on a vague statement he made in 2000 that "resources should be directed toward those institutions which provide assistance to those seeking to change their sexual behavior." has since denied ever supporting gay conversion therapy.

by | February 08, 2018 | 21:53

As well as the advertising campaign, such is the frustration amongst members about the level of prejudice, Dr Staples felt it necessary to write to the Equality and Human Rights Commission to make his case heard. The outgoing chairman of the Police Federation, Steve White, told the Guardian the society was thwarting progress of women and those from black and ethnic backgrounds.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:50

Erdogan and Putin also agreed to speed up the establishment of military observation posts in Syria's Idlib region under an accord reached by Ankara, Tehran and Moscow past year to reduce fighting between President Bashar al-Assad's forces and rebels.

by | February 08, 2018 | 22:21

Justin Timberlake posed for a selfie, paid tribute to music legend Prince and played it safe at a halftime Super Bowl performance on Sunday, returning to the gig where he and Janet Jackson introduced "wardrobe malfunction" to the American lexicon.

by | February 08, 2018 | 21:12

Czarnecki's successor will probably be elected at the next session of the European Parliament, according to reports. MEPs say it now puts the pressure firmly on the European Commission - which has in the past been reluctant to change the system - to implement their decision.

by | February 08, 2018 | 22:08

Mexican officials found a tiger cub in a plastic container Wednesday - sedated and sent via express mail, The Associated Press reported . The baby tiger was only detected when a sniffer dog searching for contraband noticed something unusual about the container.

by | February 08, 2018 | 21:55

The loud guffaw prompted PM Modi to say he had not heard such laughter since the serial 'Ramayana' . Ms Chowdhury had burst out laughing when PM Modi claimed in the Rajya Sabha yesterday that the concept of Aadhaar was mooted in 1998 by then home minister L K Advani.

by | February 08, 2018 | 22:13

House Intelligence Committee Republicans are planning to build a physical wall to separate Democrat and Republican staffers, according to committee sources who spoke with CBS News . That divide was laid bare last week by the release of Nunes' partisan memo that purports to show the Federal Bureau of Investigation abused the FISA system to secure a warrant to extend surveillance of a President Donald Trump campaign aide.

by | February 08, 2018 | 21:03

Washington has led a global campaign to force North Korea to give up development of nuclear missiles capable of hitting the USA and has taken a tougher line recently than its allies in Seoul, exposing tensions that South Korean President Moon Jae-in could struggle to hide at the Olympics.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:32

But Trump has denied any collusion on the part of his campaign associates and dismissed it as a hoax. "Putin is a brilliant tactician who has the capacity to detect weakness and exploit it", Bush said. "That's why North Atlantic Treaty Organisation is very important". Bush acknowledged that he tried to overhaul America's "broken" immigration system, but failed.

by | February 08, 2018 | 21:56

The athletes, faces softening with excitement, appeared to be really having fun, said South Korean volunteers who later formed a circle with the North Koreans. "I have not requested a meeting, but we'll see what happens", he said. On Friday, before he attends the Olympic opening ceremony, he will visit a memorial for 46 South Korean sailors killed in 2010 in the sinking of a warship that Seoul blamed on a North Korean torpedo attack.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:53

The only sister of the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, will visit South Korea this week, the first immediate member of the North's ruling family ever to set foot in the South, officials said on Wednesday. In 1987, months before the Summer Olympics came to South Korea, an agent of the North placed a bomb on a commercial airliner. Mr Abe, who like Mr Pence will travel to South Korea's Pyeongchang for the Winter Games , said he had told Mr Pence: "We can never accept a ...

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:24

President Trump also spoke at the National Prayer Breakfast this morning, stating , "We can all be heroes to everybody and they can be heroes to us, as long as we open our hearts to God's grace, America will be free, the land of the free, the home of the courageous and the light to all nations".

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:08

I deserve to go to jail", Bidzinski told officers. In recently released footage obtained by a police officer's body camera, and posted by NBC2, you can see the 30 year old stumbling while saying, "Take me to jail". The cops arrested Bidzinski for DUI and put him in the back of the patrol vehicle, where they said the smell of alcohol was overwhelming. Bidzinski failed the test but refused a breathalyzer.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:20

It's the third day running the besieged area, to the east of the Syrian capital, has been targeted by Russian-backed Syrian forces. "Now the rescue workers are searching for my second daughter but can't find her". An Israeli air strike hit the facility in May 2013. Israel has also carried out strikes targeting Iranian and Hezbollah military sites in the country.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:13

The company will need to deposit the fine within 60 days, the commission said . "Google has abused its market dominance as a search engine by giving an illegal advantage to another Google product, its comparison shopping service", the European Commission said in a statement.

by | February 08, 2018 | 21:27

The stock had a trading volume of 267,242 shares, compared to its average volume of 210,310. It has outperformed by 63.39% the S&P500. 1492 Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Ultimate Software Group Inc ( ULTI ) by 93.33% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:19

Onodera said he was "happy" to deepen US understanding of Japan's security environment. -South Korean alliance by exploiting optimism in Seoul that joining the Olympics under one banner could foster peace talks. "To be clear, we have no intention of meeting with the USA during our visit to South Korea", the report said. Yokota is the headquarters of both U.S.

by | February 08, 2018 | 21:05

That highlight play by the freshman guard, part of his career-high 21 points, put an end to a quick Iowa State run, and the Red Raiders went on to a 76-58 victory Wednesday night for their fifth straight win. Defense was a major factor in the game, where the Red Raiders held Iowa State to 38-percent from the field and forced 15-turnovers. In the Big 12, Evans has the second highest points per game average, as his 18.6 PPG trails only Oklahoma's Trae Young.

by | February 08, 2018 | 19:36

The 2008 crash turned her sibling, Pearce, into an advocate , determined to educate people about the dangers of driving when sleep deprived, a scenario involved in far more crashes than previously realized, new research shows. "But missing just two to three hours of sleep can more than quadruple your risk for a crash, which is the equivalent of driving drunk". Pulling into a rest stop and taking a quick catnap - at least 20 minutes and no more than 30 minutes of sleep - can help to keep you ...

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:29

The small opening of the claw machine that the boy crawled through before getting stuck inside. 'One of our own Lt.'s happen to be there off duty and assessed the situation, ' the department wrote on Facebook. A Florida boy was so determined to win a prize from an arcade claw machine that he climbed inside to grab a stuffed animal - but got stuck with the plush toys instead.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:08

He breathlessly vowed to buy five pet rabbits and name them after the Spice Girls . The designer is pictured attending a dinner in her honor organized by Vogue on January 18, 2018 in Madrid, Spain. She is also interested in the money she will rake in from her performances. Our sources say the girls won't get paid equally, and it's pretty clear Victoria can demand more than the others.

by | February 08, 2018 | 19:44

Similar schemes exist in Australia, New Zealand and the United States with new motorists banned from night-driving and carrying passengers under-25 unless supervised. "While it may initially feel like a harsh restriction for new drivers, it's worth considering that these limitations on their licenses should reduce their insurance risk profiles, which could ultimately see the cost of their insurance reduce significantly".

by | February 08, 2018 | 19:53

Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday the United States was "ready for any eventuality" with regard to North Korea and warned that "all options were on the table" to deal with Pyongyang's threats. Military parades in Pyongyang are often opportunities for analysts to view North Korea's latest military hardware. Only then can North Korea rejoin the family of nations and offer its people a better future, according to Pence's talking points.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:17

The committee, chaired by House of Commons leader Andrea Leadsom , also proposes a new complaints procedure and an investigation mechanism independent of political parties. It followed a survey commissioned by MPs and involved all type of workers on the parliamentary estate. Although we would like this to have been put in place sooner, we are pleased it is included in the report and hope it will be implemented as quickly as possible.

by | February 08, 2018 | 19:46

He remains in Nueces County Jail. Clement said the pastor was found with a stab wound to the chest and the band member had a stab wound to the neck. Clement said two others received were stabbed while trying to get away from the attacker. A motive for the attack was unclear Thursday. CCPD said that a dozen or so individuals may have been on the property, with more arriving, when the incident occurred.

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:49

Council taxes can rise by 3 per cent this year in line with inflation. For the first time in nearly three years, children's services have overtaken adult social care as the top pressure for councils, although adult social care remains the top long-term pressure for councils.

by | February 08, 2018 | 20:13

Swaraj thanked the Saudi government for according the "Guest of Honour" status to India at the Janadriyah festival. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Foreign Minister of Saudi Arabia Adel Jubeir at a meeting in Riyadh on Wednesday.

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:40

The National Executive Committee had been expected to discuss the president's fate amid growing pressure both inside and outside the ruling African National Congress for Zuma to resign. Zuma was expected to be recalled as president at the meeting and speculation continues over why it was cancelled and whether he might have made a decision to resign or was employing other measures to hang on to the leadership of the republic.

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:49

Turcotte died in the multi-vehicle crash on the QEW just east of Cawthra Road. He said there have been "significant developments" in the case as a result of tips from the public. Kerry Schmidt says one person is in custody pending a bail hearing this morning and no further suspects are being sought. Seven people were injured in the crash, including two women who were rushed to hospital with critical injuries.

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:36

Volumes have been written about his coiffure, his supporters swear it's his own hair kept together by hairspray and prayers, others claim it's a toupee or implants, and a few think it's an abandoned Robin's nest. His election to the presidency reignited rumors about scalp reduction surgery and speculation about the precise process used to create his orange-hued helmet of hair.

by | February 08, 2018 | 18:23

North Korea's delegation to the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, which starts on Friday, will include the first member of the dictatorial dynasty to enter South Korea - Kim Jong-un's sister Yo Jong, who is in charge of propaganda for the regime.

by | February 08, 2018 | 19:33

Having picked up a couple of wickets just before Lunch to derail Sri Lanka's progress, Razzak came back to hurt the visitors soon after the break by breaching half-centurion Kusal Mendis's defence with an excellent away-turning delivery.