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by | March 29, 2018 | 13:58

A USA judge on Wednesday rejected Saudi Arabia's bid to dismiss lawsuits claiming that it helped plan the September 11, 2001, attacks and should pay billions of dollars in damages to victims. The group is seeking monetary damages from the Saudi Arabian government, claiming it was "duplicitous" in the attacks. U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks as he welcomes Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S.

by | March 29, 2018 | 14:11

The Met Office said that the weather may become more settled across northern parts, but southern parts are "still likely to see showers or longer spells of rain at times". Thanks to wind chill, the temperature will feel more like Minus 1 degrees C. Chilly! Rain and a mixture of snow and rain are both possible in the Billings area Wednesday, with similar weather in the forecast through this weekend.

by | March 29, 2018 | 14:34

The soldiers dived into a ditch to avoid the oncoming vehicle, reportedly stolen and driven by a male who did not stop. A man tried to ram his auto into soldiers jogging near their barracks in southeast France on Thursday, without causing any injuries, security sources said .

by | March 29, 2018 | 14:51

The NDC, which President Nana Akufo-Addo's New Patriotic Party unseated from power in a December 2016 election, boycotted the parliamentary vote. His comment, which has since gone viral, has widely been condemned by some Ghanaians. He is now being interrogated at the Police CID headquarters in Accra. The Defense Cooperation Agreement (DCA) between the governments of the United States of America and the Republic of Ghana is not a base agreement.

by | March 29, 2018 | 13:53

Darren Lehmann remains as Australia's coach, despite media reports he was set to resign over the ball-tampering incident, with wicket-keeper Tim Paine taking over as captain. CA, who are conducting an investigation into the much-publicized row, are expected to come up with the official announcement soon, according to ESPNCricinfo .

by | March 29, 2018 | 13:19

To shoot this scene as a "muhurtham shot", a lavish set was set up with a large throne in the middle. Teja is the director of the film and top technicians have been roped in for the prestigious project. Though normally, presidents or vice presidents don't attend film events, I made a decision to come because of the respect I have for NTR. The film will be directed by Teja of Nene Raju Nene Mantri fame.

by | March 29, 2018 | 13:43

SCL, formerly Strategic Communication Laboratories, is the parent company of Cambridge Analytica. I don't remember a national project but I know regionally. "SCL India was asked to provide research and strategy for the 2010 State Elections for the JD (U)". The watchdog group has filed legal complaints with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) and the Department of Justice, accusing Cambridge Analytica of violating federal laws which prohibit foreigners from direct or indirect participation ...

by | March 29, 2018 | 14:12

Additionally, a new " Access Your Information " section promises a secure way for people to access and manage their information, including posts, reactions, comments and search history. "We're taking additional steps in the coming weeks to put people more in control of their privacy", they confirmed. CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced last week that Facebook will improve user privacy going forward, and that it'll conduct an internal audit to see exactly how many other Facebook ...

by | March 29, 2018 | 12:43

Yesterday, while deposing in front of United Kingdom lawmakers, Wylie had said "I believe their client was Congress but I know that they have done all kinds of projects". "We appreciate the opportunity to answer questions the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology has raised, as we continue our review of the situation", a Facebook India spokesperson said in response to an email query.

by | March 29, 2018 | 14:22

What is ATR / Beta/Volatility: The ATR may be used by stocks market technicians to get into and exit trades, and it is a helpful tool to add to a trading system. In the last three months, insiders sold 40,289,848 shares of company stock worth $1,600,694,061. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has risen 7.92% since March 27, 2017 and is uptrending.

by | March 29, 2018 | 13:08

About 1.15M shares traded. Finally, First National Bank of Omaha lifted its holdings in shares of United Technologies by 4.7% during the 4th quarter. It has outperformed by 30.44% the S&P500. Spirit Of America Management New York accumulated 0.05% or 3,500 shares. Df Dent And Co reported 0.03% stake. Victory Capital Mngmt has invested 0.01% in United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX ).

by | March 29, 2018 | 13:43

The new middle-name of Babasaheb, Ramji, is his father's name. The governor, who has been campaigning since previous year to "correct" the name, reportedly wrote to PM Modi and UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath that even Dr Ambedkar used his full name in his signature.

by | March 29, 2018 | 13:20

While Sanders described the situation as a "terrible incident", she said dealing with them is "something we feel should be left up to local authorities". "I certainly can not speak for him". The Obama White House had a similar reluctance to weigh in on a spate of police-involved shootings of African Americans, citing both the idea of influencing ongoing investigations as well as former President Barack Obama acknowledging the political sensitivities of adding his voice into the fray.

by | March 29, 2018 | 11:45

The court heard the charity worker flipped when she became anxious that Spriggs would take Archie to live with him and his new wife in Slovakia. But troopers intercepted her several hours later in Athens County, about 17 miles from her destination, according to the Dispatch.

by | March 29, 2018 | 11:28

By 2023, the 787-10 will account for one-third of the Singapore Airlines fleet, according to CAPA Centre for Aviation, with the jets increasing capacity by around 5 per cent a year for the next several years because they are replacing older jets with fewer seats.

by | March 29, 2018 | 12:21

Isabelle Robinson's letter in The New York Times describes the moments she hid in a dark closet while authorities said 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, a former student of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, opened fire, killing 17 victims. Kennedy told deputies, "I ripped down the anti-gun banner because I am pro-gun", according to court documents. Both suspects are in jail on a $1,000 bond.

by | March 29, 2018 | 11:18

The strait also happens to be located between Japan , Taiwan , and the Senkaku Islands, where Japan, Taiwan, and China all have conflicting territorial claims. By holding more exercises far from the China mainland, its warplanes will become "an important force for managing and controlling crises, containing war and winning battles", the statement added.

by | March 29, 2018 | 11:28

Triple stardust will come with each Pikachu you capture on this day, too. Starting Tuesday, fans will be able to have filters from the first partner Pokemon featuring their type and image in the corner of the screen. Perhaps most interesting of all is 'Pikachu Talk , ' a free app for Google Home and Amazon Echo smart speakers. But now that Pikachu Talk is available stateside, we had to know: What's it like to have an actual Pikachu talk back to you? Fans will be able to collect an ...

by | March 29, 2018 | 11:51

Akinwunmi Ambode, Lagos governor, will welcome guest to the event before Buhari will be invited to present his opening remarks. A public hearing on the Lagos Land Use Charge organised by the Lagos State House of Assembly on March 27 had turned rowdy as Ogunlana led lawyers in a walk-out, insisting that the notice to submit their memorandum was too short.

by | March 29, 2018 | 11:13

Malala began her campaign aged just 11, when she started writing a blog-under a pseudonym-for the BBC's Urdu service in 2009 about life under the Taliban in Swat, where they were banning girls' education. She set up the Malala Fund with her father Ziauddin, with the goal of "working for a world where every girl can learn and lead without fear". She and Indian activist Kailash Satyarthi were jointly awarded it for their efforts for children's rights.

by | March 29, 2018 | 11:17

His comments were the first confirmation of deaths from a high-ranking official after Monday's magnitude 7.5 quake severed communications and blocked roads in the central region, hindering assessment of the scale of the destruction. Porgera is the site of a large gold mine that employs more than 2,500 residents; the quake halted production at oil and gas plants and coffee plantations in addition to the mines, the AP added.

by | March 29, 2018 | 11:00

Hearing a case pertaining to medicines and injections being stolen from hospitals in Islamabad, Chief Justice Nisar remarked that court orders are being implemented quickly. "Secretary health should also be a doctor", the top said during a hearing. Earlier, the premier arrived at the Supreme Court building without security protocol where he was received by the chief justice.

by | March 29, 2018 | 09:01

EPS is considered to be the only most crucial variable in determining a share's price. At the moment, stock is trading at $6.56. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Banco Santander Brasil from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $12.00 target price on the stock in a report on Monday .

by | March 29, 2018 | 10:00

There will be a ceremony for the Vets and their families. The Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Act, signed into law on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, designates March 29 of each year as National Vietnam War Veterans Day . While we honor our war dead on Memorial Day, and our living during Veterans Day, National Vietnam Veterans Day is a special time when we give special tribute to those who served during the Vietnam War .

by | March 29, 2018 | 08:35

And Sung continued to express dismay for his players' decision regarding the song and its n-word-centric refrain. "The team is very apologetic and sorry", he told the publication. It's a lot on me as the leader. Sung grew up in MI; his parents emigrated to the United States from South Korea. The racially explosive, 13-second video was recorded on the team bus and sent out via Snapchat , the New York Daily News reported .

by | March 29, 2018 | 08:07

Relatives of those being kept in the detention center tried to force their way into Carabobo state police headquarters in Valencia. Officers stand guard near the police station. Venezuelan prisons are notoriously overcrowded and filled with weapons and drugs. The facility had a capacity of about 60 detainees, workers at the scene said, although prison crowding has often resulted in Venezuelan detention facilities exceeding their capacities.

by | March 29, 2018 | 09:04

With 21 points against Cleveland, the seventh-year point guard became the franchise's all-time leading scorer, surpassing the 9,839-point mark set by Charlotte basketball icon Dell Curry. Kaminsky finished with 16 points for the Hornets, and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Jeremy Lamb added 11 apiece. James left the game to a standing ovation from the Charlotte crowd, which was filled with Cavaliers fans wearing James' No.

by | March 29, 2018 | 08:29

The IRS warned Friday that taxpayers who don't properly report the income tax consequences of their cryptocurrency transactions face the possibility of tax audits , and they could even be liable for paying penalties and interest when appropriate.

by | March 29, 2018 | 09:39

Suresh and Launch Authorisation Board led by SDSC director P. Kunhi Krishnan cleared the 27-hour countdown activity. Isro will be testing certain critical systems that may eventually go into the country's second lunar mission, and the satellite will enhance communication services for the Indian military.

by | March 29, 2018 | 09:15

Hundreds of Malaysians marched to parliament ahead of the bill's introduction, which was delayed by about an hour after opposition lawmakers objected. The National Front has ruled Malaysia since gaining independence from Britain in 1957. Security was heightened at parliament's main gate , which was blocked by riot police, some armed with teargas guns.

by | March 29, 2018 | 08:27

Centre has asked West Bengal government to submit a report on incidents of arson and violence during Ram Navami processions in the state during the past two days. Earlier on Wendesday, Section 144 has been imposed in Asansol after clashes broke out between two communities on the occasion of Ram Navami. A person was allegedly hacked to death.

by | March 29, 2018 | 08:57

The soonest possible date for Lillard to get back in action is this Friday against the LA Clippers at home. After Holiday's block on Pat Connaughton with 20 seconds left, New Orleans wound up with two shots to tie or lead, but both of E'Twaun Moore's 3-point attempts rimmed out.

by | March 29, 2018 | 07:00

The " March for Our Lives " events on Saturday drew massive crowds in cities across the country, the kind of numbers seen during the Vietnam War era. The widespread activism across congressional districts is significant for the gun control movement. The protests were inspired by high school students in Parkland, Florida - survivors of the Valentine's Day shooting where 17 people died.

by | March 29, 2018 | 07:19

Apol, acting director of the Office of Government Ethics, said in a letter sent late last week to Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi that the White House Counsel's office told him that officials were probing the loans to Kushner Cos. "To our knowledge, Jared Kushner did not play any role on behalf of Kushner Companies with respect to the Chicago Loan". "Your silence is disturbing given the increasing number of allegations about Mr.

by | March 29, 2018 | 06:58

California's state justice department meanwhile announced that it will oversee an investigation into another controversial police shooting - that of an unarmed black man in Sacramento. Landry said that Sterling had illicit drugs in his system. The state report says Salamoni first shot Sterling three times in the chest, and then rolled off him.