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by | February 10, 2018 | 21:01

Police arrested a Chicago man who tried to sell them phony tickets to Thursday's Duke-UNC basketball game, officials said. Duke is coming of an embarrassing 81-77 loss at St. Especially with a team that lost a bunch of big players, North Carolina can't have been expected to be flawless this year. A defense that ranks 178 overall in the nation is a potential weakness.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:10

Pelosi started speaking shortly after 10 a.m. ET, and wrapped the speech a little after 6:10 p.m. ET. Nancy Pelosi may not be successful, but she's clearly paying more attention to the popular opinion of the Democratic base, which, as AlterNet has mentioned previously, is uniquely united around the need for a red line on the DREAM Act.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:57

Only thirty minutes after the army's statement, President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi said he is following with pride the heroics of the army and police in the comprehensive Operation Sinai 2018. State television said on Friday that all schools in North Sinai had been ordered shut from Saturday until further notice. "The armed forces and the police assert their determination to uproot terrorism and to achieve peace and stability", Rifai said, according to the statement.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:05

The university announced the suspension a day after National Signing Day, though the report on the law firm's investigation into Davie's behavior was reportedly released in mid-January. Player reported that after Davie saw four black players on a golf cart at a summer football camp in Ruidoso, New Mexico, Davie asked, "What are you doing on a White man's tractor?" Davie has not been charged with any specific infraction and the exact reason behind the suspension was not explained in a ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:54

Shares of Fortis Healthcare have erased most of the morning gains on the news that Fortis healthcare loaned $78mn to its promoters Mr Malvinder Mohan Singh, and Dr Shivinder Mohan Singh. "The results for Q2 could not be tabled before the Board for approval and the same was communicated to the stock exchanges on November 14, 2017", said the statement.

by | February 10, 2018 | 21:12

On Saturday, she sat down for almost three hours of meetings and lunch at the Blue House, South Korea's presidential complex. Yang Moo-jin, a professor at the University of North Korean Studies, said that the visit by the North Korean leader's sister for the opening ceremony can be seen as a "symbolic" gesture that signals Pyongyang's wiliness to improve ties with the South.

by | February 10, 2018 | 21:03

The Grand Collar is Highest order given to foreign dignitaries - Kings, Heads of State/Government and persons of similar rank. Modi's visit to Palestine comes less than a month after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's India trip.

by | February 10, 2018 | 21:03

The stock increased 0.62% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $80.59. About 286,178 shares traded or 29.24% up from the average. (NYSE:GWB) has risen 16.28% since February 10, 2017 and is uptrending. Foster Dykema Cabot And Ma owns 53,598 shares. Campbell Newman Asset Mgmt Inc, Wisconsin-based fund reported 80,024 shares. Boston Family Office Limited Liability Corp reported 159,561 shares or 2.79% of all its holdings.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:59

Denver 7 reports that Mr Lopez, 22, told police that shortly after Christmas he came across a freakish ad while looking through the "Woman seeking men; section of Craigslist which was entitled 'I want to put a hit on myself". Lopez eventually admitted to pulling the trigger, though he initially claimed he did not go through with the hit. He said before he shot Bollinger they both got down on their knees and prayed.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:21

Pence was seated between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . The invitation was delivered in a meeting between Moon and the North Korean leader's sister, Yo-jong. South Korean President Moon Jae-in made a rare appearance in the North's official media Saturday, with four pictures of him in the Rodong Sinmun, the official mouthpiece of the Workers Party .

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:28

The administration had finalized a budget document that had adhered to the spending caps that were set under the law before lawmakers struck a deal this week that raised them. "What are you afraid of?" "I think we're going to be fine", he said in a radio interview about the looming vote. The bill also raises the nation's debt ceiling into 2019.

by | February 10, 2018 | 20:16

Even though athletes began competing Thursday, the games officially kicked off on Friday with the Opening Ceremony . At the first North-South dialogue in two years, it agreed to field a joint women's ice hockey team and have its athletes enter with those from the South at the opening ceremony.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:25

But I believe People of Karnataka are smart and they know everything", said Piyush Goyal here. She also attacked the government on its foreign policy. "Taking a cue from Gujarat, he is continuing road shows and rallies so that he can get a first-hand account of how we as a Congress government have performed", he added.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:53

Citing unnamed USA officials, the Times reported the pair of men were captured by the American-backed Kurdish militia the Syrian Democratic Forces, operating south of the Euphrates river, close to the Syria-Iraq border. He was charged with membership in a terrorist organization, but a weightier charge of preparing acts of terrorism, which carried the possibility of a longer sentence, was dropped by Turkish prosecutors for lack of sufficient evidence.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:57

They also hurled cow dung. "Pandian is acting like a "super Chief Minister". Several BJD leaders, including suspended MP Baijayant Panda have attacked the Chief Minister's private secretary for his interference in party politics. "We will not allow anyone violating the law here", said Twin City Police Commissioner YB Khurania who rushed to the spot after getting information. BJD spokesperson Pratap Deb on the other hand condemned such demonstration by BJP supporters.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:53

Dahlmeier finished the women's 7.5km sprint in 21 minutes, 6.2 seconds and going a flawless 10 for 10 on her shooting bouts. The 24-year-old German thumped her chest as she crossed the line, 24.2 seconds ahead of Olsbu, her maiden Olympic victory made all the sweeter by the fact it came in the one and only event she had failed to win at the 2017 World Championships.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:45

Speaking to NBC's "Nightly News" on Thursday, the vice president continued to stress that the U.S. would protect itself from North Korean nuclear threats by taking whatever "action is necessary to defend our homeland". Elsewhere in the stadium, a Kim Jong Un impersonator was not made as welcome as the North Koreans in the VIP box and was ejected by security. Is my sister getting the same treatment? But Tonga's Pita Taufatofua, echoing his eye-catching entrance at the Rio Olympics, ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:46

Community members and alumni are invited to participate along with PHCC students and employees. While Brown was the first African American in Knoxville's top spot, African-Americans have been engaged in local politics for decades. Each grade-level team is learning about notable African-Americans and the people who influenced them, and each team will create similar mosaics. "We want the school to recognize and to understand the impact of that decision", she said.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:25

Just how much influence the northern organisation will have, particularly in the absence of a devolved administration, will be one of the key questions as Sinn Féin moves from the era of Adams and McGuinness to a new order. "It took nearly from 1976/77 to 1994 before there was the first cessation", he said of the peace process. "Progress has been made in the talks but there are outstanding issues to be resolved; talks are continuing and should conclude next week", a Sinn Fein spokesman said.

by | February 10, 2018 | 19:37

The full interview with be released by the Israeli newspaper on Sunday. Calling the city "your wonderful capital", he added that the recognition of it as Israel's capital was very important for many people whom Trump said thanked him. US President Donald Trump yesterday told Israel that it too would need to make "significant compromises" for peace with the Palestinians, even as they accused one of his Middle East envoys of bogging down diplomacy with what they see as pro-Israel bias.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:31

Democrats predict under such a scenario a bipartisan proposal from Reps. Pelosi got the news of her new record while continuing to tell stories of DREAMers, undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States when they children.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:44

Despite Paul's objections, the Senate passed the bill shortly after 1:00am local time (6:00 GMT) on Friday, sending it to the House where it took about three hours to approve. Like other conservatives, Paul said the budget agreement would pave the way for big spending and ballooning deficits, and he said he was willing to force a shutdown to draw attention to the problem.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:46

Among other things, an audit found that the University of Utah had accepted over $12 million from a Soon-Shiong foundation and then inappropriately awarded one of his company's, NantHealth , $10 million for gene sequencing, the Salt Lake Tribune reported past year.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:35

This, however, has not gone down well with both the opposition and his ANC party, thereby necessitating the current closed door talks to remove him from State House. On Saturday, the SACP said Zuma should leave "as soon as possible". Analysts Dumisani Hlophe and Somadoda Fikeni agreed that allegiances were shifting towards Ramaphosa and noted that Zuma die-hards in the ANC top six, the ANC Women and Youth Leagues as well as the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veteran's League have fallen silent ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:17

The bill contains $165bn of additional defence spending and $131bn in domestic spending, including funding for healthcare, infrastructure and tackling the United States opioid crisis , reports Reuters news agency. Hours earlier on Twitter , the president blasted Democrats for their opposition to what he called a "merit-based" immigration system. The young people were brought illegally to the country as children years ago, mostly from Mexico.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:54

Mr Hipkins is now the New Zealand education minister. Ms Bishop asked Mr Peters to tell her about the vineyard. Mr Peters said while the issue was discussed with Ms Bishop, he did not articulate a decision on whether that mission would continue beyond that point.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:57

Diplomacy is making no progress towards ending a war now approaching its eighth year, having killed hundreds of thousands of people and forced half the pre-war Syrian population of 23 million from their homes, with millions forced out as refugees.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:43

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by | February 10, 2018 | 16:59

Firefighters sort through crash debris after a bus crash in Hong Kong on February 10, 2018. The force said multiple people called around 6pm to report the accident after the KMB route 872 bus, heading from Sha Tin racecourse to Tai Po Centre, flipped on its side in Tai Po Kau, Tai Po Road.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:24

In all of his court appearances, Bracamontes displayed freaky behavior and was prone to profane outbursts - even admitting to the killings. "I wish I had killed more of the mother--s", Bracamontes told the court. His sentencing is set for March 5. Stay with FOX40 and for the latest information as this story develops. President Donald Trump used Bracamontes' words in a campaign ad in January to promote his border wall and immigration plans.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:33

South Korean President Moon Jae-in's office says his lunch meeting with senior North Korean officials including leader Kim Jong Un's daughter has ended. As president of the presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, the North's rubberstamp parliament, he is the country's ceremonial head of state and technically the highest-level Northern official ever to visit the South.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:52

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, representing America's delegation, was in the same observation box at the opening ceremony. The historic arrival was broadcast live on South Korean TV ahead of Friday's opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang .

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:40

The audio-video clip where Maulana Nadvi says the Hanbli school of Islamic jurisprudence allows "shifting of mosques" and that Muslims will agree to the plan has gone viral. Previous year in November, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar grabbed headlines when he visited Lucknow and Ayodhya to mediate between Muslim and Hindu stakeholders in the long-pending dispute.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:10

They also raised questions about how seriously the president takes allegations of domestic abuse . "And now, all of a sudden, they're saying these awful things about him". The Guardian was not immediately able to reach Sorensen or Corbett. She claimed that he allegedly had run over her foot with a vehicle and threw her against a wall.

by | February 10, 2018 | 15:56

There was still significant doubt about whether it would muster enough support to pass in the House of Representatives where a coalition of conservatives and liberals had united in opposition. "To me, it's a fascinating display of a bipartisan win and at the same time , Democrats ripping themselves apart about a bipartisan agreement", McHenry told reporters .