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by | May 25, 2018 | 12:11

The Indonesian start-up is taking the plunge after Uber Technologies Inc. agreed in March to swap its Southeast Asian business for a 27.5 per cent stake in Grab, thereby withdrawing from a hotly contested region of more than 600 million people.

by | May 25, 2018 | 08:51

This is Georgia, after all. Democrats have had little success in achieving statewide support from Georgia's conservative-leaning Whites. In a state where the number of white eligible voters is more than twice that of eligible African-Americans, it would seem impossible for a black candidate to win a general election without the support of at least some whites who voted for Trump in 2016.

by | May 25, 2018 | 06:44

South Korean President Moon Jae-in says he's "very perplexed" that the U.S. Vice Foreign Minister Kim Kye Gwan issued a statement Friday saying North Korea is "willing to give the US time and opportunities" to reconsider talks. "It's clear that the Trump administration and Pyongyang had very different expectations about what might come out of a summit". I think they're perhaps too high in a sense that somehow in one-off summit, you could get the North Koreans to essentially say we're ...

by | May 24, 2018 | 15:41

Team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar, who led the operation on Neymar in March, said "he's regaining his usual movements bit by bit". Exactly in what shape Neymar returns from that February injury will go a long way to determining Brazil's fate in the World Cup, a tournament they have not won for 16 years.

by | May 24, 2018 | 15:42

Harden wowed in the first two quarters, dropping 24 points while looking just about unstoppable on the offensive end of the court. Forward Andre Iguodala , who sat out Game 4 with a left lateral leg contusion, traveled with the team and participated in parts of Wednesday's practice.

by | May 24, 2018 | 10:36

Comcast Corp ., with a $60 billion war chest, did not provide specific details on a bid on Wednesday. It said that any offer it makes will be all cash ( Disney's deal is for shares of stock) and would be at a unspecified premium to Disney's deal.

by | May 24, 2018 | 03:56

When Williams returned to the Tour in March, playing in Indian Wells and Miami, she looked short of fitness and form, going out in the third round and first round respectively. And they are forgetting that Williams is a 23-time Grand Slam singles victor. "It's normal to give birth", Halep said , via The Washington Post's Des Bieler .

by | May 24, 2018 | 02:27

Kushner, who is also the president's son-in-law, had previously been working off of an interim security clearance until late February, when Kelly set a deadline for halting access to top-secret information for anyone whose applications had been pending since June 1 or earlier.

by | May 23, 2018 | 19:11

Other entries included time spent at an array of top universities in the United States, Britain and France, without specifying the courses or areas of research he undertook. "For a professor of his level, the opposite would have been odd", the movement said. Cambridge declined to verify any affiliation, citing privateness, and the Sorbonne and New York College did not instantly reply to queries.

by | May 23, 2018 | 19:01

Last night, hundreds of people attended a vigil for Ms Valdez in Enniskerry , including members of the Filipino community and a minute's silence was held in her memory. The memorial fund was set up by Outreach Ireland , a group of volunteers who are helping the outreach missions of the Philippine Embassy in Ireland.

by | May 23, 2018 | 16:36

Asked before a private meeting with the president of South Korea if he has confidence in Rosenstein, who is overseeing the special counsel's Russian Federation investigation, he asked reporters to move on to another question. Warner (D-Va.) had turned down previous offers for a briefing about the source, Warner's spokeswoman confirmed, over concerns that the classified information might leak from Capitol Hill.

by | May 23, 2018 | 15:14

Brent crude futures rose by 0.7 percent to $79.06 a barrel, U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $71.86 a barrel, up 0.69 percent RIA Novosti reported. For example, the steps taken by the US President Donald Trump . Ed Markey (D., Mass.) has said Mr. Trumps foreign policy is driving prices higher and is calling to reinstate the oil-export ban, which was lifted in 2015.

by | May 23, 2018 | 00:02

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday signed an executive order prohibiting certain additional transactions with respect to Venezuela. Mr Maduro attributes the country's problems to what he calls an economic war waged against Venezuela by the US.

by | May 22, 2018 | 23:16

The first roundtable will be held on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at the Texas Capitol, and will seek input from education and law enforcement leaders on how to improve security in Texas school districts, as well as strategies that benefit our communities.

by | May 22, 2018 | 23:36

Musk said the performance model will accelerate more quickly and have a higher top speed than cars with the regular all-wheel drive option, however. Another normal dual-motor model will cost around $5,000 less, and it will do 0-to-60 miles per hour in 4.5 seconds with a top speed of 140 miles per hour.

by | May 22, 2018 | 21:53

The film features motion capture performances with voices by Cate Blanchett , Naomie Harris in addition to Benedict Cumberbatch ( Shere Khan ), Christian Bale ( Bagheera ), and Serkis himself as Baloo . Unlike The Jungle Book , wherein the movie retold the tale of how Mowgli adapted to the jungle, Mowgli attempts to tell the lesser shared story about what happens after he becomes a part of the green land.

by | May 22, 2018 | 10:52

Hawaii News Now reported that the man was on his third-floor balcony in Pahoa when the lava "hit him on the shin, and shattered everything from there down on his leg", according to spokeswoman Janet Snyder. Geological Survey's most recent update. The highway has shut down in some spots, and residents in the area have been evacuated. He said that the plume is an irritating mixture of hydrochloric acid gas, steam and tiny volcanic glass particles.

by | May 22, 2018 | 09:03

In a press conference, the new head of the MACC Mohd Shukri Abdull said Najib was brought in for questioning on SRC International (SRC ), and not so that the agency could arrest him. On Sunday, he was escorted by police as he traveled back to his hometown of Pekan in central Pahang state. He said the chorus of allegations was a smear campaign aimed at ruining the United Malays National Organisation, the party that until now has led every government since Malaysia's independence six ...

by | May 22, 2018 | 10:40

The Belgium global is fully focused on the upcoming World Cup Finals but he has only a year left on his current contract and a decision over his future has to be taken this summer. Courtois, 26, was vague over Italian manager Conte's future, saying "whatever he or the club decides, they will know what they do", and the Belgium global refused to give any guarantees about whether he would be staying in west London .

by | May 22, 2018 | 10:21

Cruz, the main whistleblower in the abuse case, said that some Latin American media outlets had tried to use his sexual orientation against him, calling him a pervert and a liar about the abuse. Following Francis' meeting with Cruz, all 34 of Chile's bishops offered to resign after years of denying abuse at the heart of the church. The scandal revolves around Father Fernando Karadima , who was found guilty in a 2011 Vatican investigation of abusing boys in Santiago in the 1970s and 1980s.

by | May 21, 2018 | 23:45

In the short run, we can expect the European Union to negotiate with Iran to increase investment and support in order to keep Iran in the deal. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers remarks on Iran at the Heritage Foundation on Monday in Washington .

by | May 21, 2018 | 22:47

Kenny Britt - After joining the Patriots last December, the 6-foot-3, 223-pound Britt played in three games but had to develop a rapport with Brady on the fly. After all, the Patriots' playbook isn't the easiest to learn for new receivers and getting on the same page has Brady has also been a challenge for those first-timers in Foxboro.

by | May 21, 2018 | 23:55

Abramovich, worth an estimated £8.3bn, is understood to have last visited London in early April, a few weeks before the visa expired. Abramovich's spokesman John Mann told AFP he could not comment because "it's a personal issue". "This included introducing new powers to refuse applications where there are reasonable grounds to believe funds have been obtained unlawfully". Abramovich - whose net worth of £9.3billion makes him the 13th richest man in Britain - has been forced to return ...

by | May 22, 2018 | 00:12

Designed by Philippa Craddock , the flowers were hand-tied into bouquets for the hospice residents. PHOTOS: Prince Harry marries Meghan MarkleClayton, now a respite care patient at St. Philippa, who says she is self taught, is the preferred supplier to the V&A, Kensington Palace, Banqueting House and Hampton Court Palace and is also Selfridges' in-store florist, with a Flower Shop in the store's Foodhall.

by | May 21, 2018 | 23:41

Priyanka Chopra is super excited to see her close friend Meghan Markle tie the knot with Prince Harry . She was photographed walking into the ceremony alongside actress Abigail Spencer . The newly married Duke and Duchess of Sussex , Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, leave Windsor Castle after their wedding to attend an evening reception at Frogmore House, hosted by the Prince of Wales.

by | May 21, 2018 | 18:43

Sarah Ferguson, the duchess of York, waves to the spectators. Lady Jane Fellowes, Diana's sister, also delivered a reading during the wedding . Charles Spencer, brother of the late Princess Diana , attended with his wife Karen Spencer. A passionate address given by Bishop Michael Bruce Curry from Chicago resonated with many viewers on social media. She points out that it was Meghan and Harry's mutual interest in giving back that first drew them to each other, so we should expect to see ...

by | May 21, 2018 | 17:46

We've seen this so many times with Steph". OAKLAND, Calif. - Coach Mike D'Antoni used the most damning four-letter word in the National Basketball Association vernacular - " soft " - to describe the Houston Rockets' performance in the most lopsided playoff loss in franchise history.

by | May 21, 2018 | 18:39

According to the police report obtained by HuffPost, the hostilities first began when Manley's wife, 56-year-old Petrini Manley , complained about being allergic to dogs during the plane's descent. "Unfortunately the man determined to leave so he ran and punched my belly then pushed my two daughters, they fell and cried so hard", Ramirez wrote in a message to News 6 .

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:28

Coming off a dismal 0-16 season, the Browns have been chosen to appear on HBO's popular "Hard Knocks" series , which gives National Football League fans a behind-the-scenes look at training camp. Do you think the Browns are a good choice for 'Hard Knocks?' The new cast of characters is far more colorful this season than last, and they're ready to show it off in the five episodes that will run from August 7th to September 4th.

by | May 18, 2018 | 19:24

West Virginia will host the second game of the home-and-home on September 14, 2019. The Hurricanes' home opener September 8 against Savannah State is set for 6 p.m. West Virginia's neutral-site season opener vs. Tennessee on September 1 in Charlotte, N.C., is likely headed for a mid-afternoon start, though TV execs haven't finalized their Labor Day weekend schedule.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:51

Cameroon weightlifter Olivier Matam went missing during the Commonwealth Games . "Then we can determine if it's a legitimate claim and whether we owe protection under our worldwide obligations". "There may be some legitimate cases but there may be some where people are just trying it on". "Since their visas expired on May 15th, the government of Australia should look for them and put them on the next flights back home if they can not come back by themselves", Bakkabulindi told KweséESPN.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:02

After being approached by the organizers of the tournament, Smith has given his approval to feature in the tournament which is scheduled to be held from 28 June to 16 July. The International Cricket Council sanctioned the league in February, making it the first sanctioned T20 competition organised by an Associate nation in North America.

by | May 18, 2018 | 18:44

Beck Malenstyn has helped the Swift Current Broncos advance to the Memorial Cup for the first time in 25 years. A six game series win followed in the Eastern Conference final against Lethbridge before getting past Everett. 26), Josh Mahura (Anaheim Ducks, 2016, No. 85). Two Devils prospects will be participating among the final four teams in the 2018 Memorial Cup, which will determine the victor of the CHL playoffs starting on Friday.

by | May 18, 2018 | 17:48

The Red Devils ended the Premier League season with a 1-0 win over Watford at home courtesy of Marcus Rashford's clean finish. This will be Chelsea's 13th FA Cup final. With the opening of the transfer window creeping closer, the Premier League's top teams are getting read to spend big once more. When I start a season I have always won.

by | May 18, 2018 | 16:51

So, with a bit of free time, Platini gave an interview to France Bleu Sport in which he admitted that Federation Internationale de Football Association rigged the 1998 World Cup draw so as to ensure that hosts France and champions Brazil could only meet in the final.