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by | September 13, 2017 | 17:25

The lower court had given the Texas governor three days to decide whether to call a special legislative session and said the state should be ready start work on redrawing the districts by September 5. Alito did not explain those actions. The two congressional districts were drawn in 2011 and incorporated in interim maps drawn by the federal court after a court challenge.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:08

Earlier this month, North Korea conducted a nuclear test, and it is reportedly getting ready for more missile tests. Russia's United Nations ambassador, Vassily Nebenzia, told the Security Council on Monday that Moscow supported the resolution because "leaving nuclear tests without a firm reaction would be wrong".

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:05

Almost a million customers lost power during one of the strongest and largest tropical systems to hit Georgia in decades. Kraft said across the state, Georgia Power has seen more than 900,000 customers with interruptions in service - roughly 50 percent of their customer base.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:07

The stock traded at a volume of 28.28 million shares. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Therefore 24% are positive. Whiting Petroleum Corporation ( WLL ) recorded volume accumulation so there will probably be a surplus of buyers at $4.40.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:03

According to TOLO news sources, a suicide bomber detonated explosives at a check post near the cricket stadium. A security personnel and a civilian were killed by the blast at 3:45 pm local time, the reports added. Afghan security police stand guard near the site of a deadly suicide attack outside a cricket stadium, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017.

by | September 13, 2017 | 17:01

The United States has said that a previous round of sanctions agreed in August was aimed at cutting North Korea's $3 billion in exports by a third. They're also used in the industrial sectors, including the production of cement and minerals, and some diesel fuel goes into the agriculture sector.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:59

Louisiana State Employees Retirement System reported 179,200 shares or 0.55% of all its holdings. Swift Run Capital Management Llc decreased Energy Transfer Prtnrs LP Unit Ltd Partn (NYSE:ETP) stake by 93,260 shares to 30,060 valued at $1.08 million in 2016Q4.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:52

Well, now the Police are treating it as a case of murder. The mysterious murder of Chandini Jain has been cracked as her lover Sai Kiran Reddy has admitted to the crime. After her familyy was unable to reach her on Saturday, they started looking for her before lodging a complaint at 12.30 am on Sunday. They reportedly had a fight before the incident.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:44

The resolution is a water-down version of the original U.S. proposal, but it does ban North Korea from importing all natural gas liquids and condensates, as well as bans all textile exports and prohibits all countries from authorising new work permits for North Korean workers.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:32

Al Hussein's broad references about the supposed policies of the President run counter to what he continues to pronounce", Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said. Abella mentioned that the President has "categorically and repeatedly" denied the existence of a shoot-to-kill order, furthering that drug killings are all subject to investigations.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:25

He was a civilian officer in the military without ranking. According to stuff.co.nz , New Zealand's biggest news website, Yang admitted that as a lecturer he had taught students how to intercept and decipher communications but not to engage in "the physical act of spying".

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:16

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court sided with the administration in continuing to ban nearly all refugees from entering before the court takes up the full Muslim travel ban in October. "We will continue to vigorously defend the order leading up to next month's oral argument in the Supreme Court". That includes grandparents, grandchildren, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins to a list that already included a parent, spouse, fiance, son, daughter, ...

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:03

President Trump said "For its part, Pakistan often gives safe haven to agents of chaos, violence, and terror". USA officials and independent analysts have long accused Pakistan of turning a blind eye to militants battling US forces in Afghanistan, even as it cracks down on other militant groups that target its own citizens.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:00

The Myanmar government, led by Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy, has rejected the accusations of atrocities against the Rohingya community, who are denied citizenship despite living in the Buddhist majority country for generations.

by | September 13, 2017 | 16:00

The highest number of outages Monday in Muscogee was 26,207. The numbers are constantly changing as crews work to restore power in many neighborhoods. As a result of widespread damage and power outages due to high winds, heavy rain and fallen trees, Georgia Power officials predict restoration of electricity could take several days.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:50

Actual construction on the tower will begin later this month. Steve Clark, the park's superintendent, said the tower will complete the memorial "in a most lovely way". The World Trade Centre, once the epicentre of finance and business, was flattened by the horrifying and tragic attacks of September 11, which also saw hijacked planes crash into the Pentagon , and a field near Shanksville , Pennsylvania , on that fateful day.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:45

He used his State of the European Union address to declare that "the wind is back in Europe's sails". This is likely to be the last opportunity for Juncker to push European Union reforms in his role as commission president since he is expected to step down in the summer of 2019.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:44

Coutinho was the subject of intense interest from Barcelona this summer following the departure of Brazil team-mate Neymar to PSG. The Brazil global, 25, was left out of Klopp's matchday squad for Saturday's 5-0 defeat to Manchester City but is back in contention against Sevilla .

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:36

The body of a 62-year-old man who climbed a ladder behind his home was found under debris on the roof of his shed in southwest Georgia, where winds topped 40 miles per hour, Worth County sheriff's spokeswoman Kannetha Clem said. That's 64 percent of the state's power customers, and there are several counties where 80-90 percent of customers are without power. Other factors - the strength of Irma when it hit (Category 5) and flimsy building construction - helped account for the ...

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:29

They had a hard time too, they lost two games and won several games in the last minutes (against West Ham and Watford). We have the unfavourable timing of Thursday night's Europa League group stage tie coming up this week, only three days before our trip to Stamford Bridge, and we can not afford to get distracted from that.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:25

Nevertheless, US Ambassador Nikki Haley told the council after the vote that "these are by far the strongest measures ever imposed on North Korea". McCain was also fond of the idea, saying that the U.S. Meanwhile, Chinese Ambassador to the UN Liu Jieyi said Beijing hopes the United States would not seek regime change for North Korea or measures that would ensure the regime's collapse.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:14

It tore through Waterton Lakes National Park and reached the townsite, but the majority of buildings appear to be intact. All areas between Waterton Park and Range Road 281 (Highway 800) from the U.S Boarder North to Township Road 40. As well, nearby Cardston County declared a state of emergency and told residents to head to the civic centre in the town of Cardston. The Chief Mountain border crossing, which connects Glacier National Park and Waterton, has also been closed.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:12

On Monday, the UN Security Council unanimously voted to step up sanctions on North Korea , with its profitable textile exports now banned and fuel supplies capped. The BBC's China editor Carrie Gracie says Beijing is treading a fine line and wants sanctions tough enough to signal its displeasure to Pyongyang and avoid American accusations of complicity, but not so tough as to threaten North Korea's survival.

by | September 13, 2017 | 15:05

The Woking-based outfit has negotiated a release from its partnership with Honda, following a dismal three-year period of woes and under-performance, and inked a deal with Renault which allegedly runs until the end of 2020. Later this week, likely on Thursday, McLaren are expected to confirm that Alonso has re-signed for next season, agreeing a new £20 million per year contract.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:52

Meanwhile, hurricane warnings were issued from Cabo Rojo to Laguna Verde in Mexico as Hurricane Katia takes aim on the nation's east coast. Despite weakening gradually after landing in Mexico on Friday, Katia was expected to keep lashing east-central Mexico with rains for another 24 hours, potentially also affecting the neighboring state of Puebla.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:45

That's because numerous islands are now inaccessible. Kraft said unlike Hurricane Matthew, which was concentrated on the coast, there really wasn't a part of the state that wasn't affected by Irma . Monday, according to Gas Buddy's fuel-availability tracker . "We're going to come through this". Hurricane Irma made landfall Sunday morning in Cudjoe Key.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:48

U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the new measures would deprive Pyongyang of at least $800 million in annual export revenues, primarily from banning its textile exports, and when combined with previous sanctions , would cut off about 90 percent of North Korea's earnings from exports.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:45

Despite sending reinforcements and ships to deliver help, France, Britain and the Netherlands have been criticized for not doing enough for the islands that they oversee. "She's already been helping Anguilla, she's already moved on to help the British Virgin Islands and it wasn't until Thursday [that] we were clear about where most help was needed and we were clear which airfields were usable".

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:43

The simple post, however, has since gone viral with thousands of women commenting on the photo that has garnered over 333,000 "likes" and shared more than 196,000 times. The update also says Officers Nordman and Hamill were already married, and that both of their wives are enjoying how many people are going insane over their husbands.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:38

You may see some rising on area creeks, but right now we're only expecting 1 to 2 inches out of this". Hurricane force winds extend 70 miles from the eye with tropical force winds (between 39 to 73 miles per hour) extending out to 185 miles from the eye.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:38

But Macron said that "everybody who wants to leave will be able to", with officials saying that about 2,000 of the 35,000 residents on the French side of Saint Martin had already left in recent days. Maarten in the hurricane's aftermath were the worst he had ever seen. Millions of homes are without power in Florida, thousands of which are suffering severe flooding damage.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:30

The United States originally proposed the Security Council impose an oil embargo, halt textile exports and impose a travel and financial ban on leader Kim Jong Un . A new proposal by the United Nations Security Council sets a cap on oil exports to North Korea , but does not block them altogether. If there was any doubt about America's reduced global standing, the North Korean crisis provides some troubling evidence.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:27

A week ago, US Ambassador to the Un Nikki Haley called for the "strongest possible" sanctions on North Korea and had sought an oil embargo on Pyongyang . The UNSC also chose to extend a number of existing sanctions, including the freezing of one additional individual's assets, and both a travel ban and assets freeze to be imposed on three additional entities, both annexed to the text.

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:23

Pakistan has till December 13 to submit its counter-memorial. On April 10, a Field General Court Martial, under the Pakistan Army Act and Official Secrets Act, awarded death sentence to Jadhav for espionage and sabotage. Islamabad also dubbed India's decision to take Jadhav's case to the United Nations court "political theatre". With the recent abduction and killing of two Chinese teachers from the area by ISIS activists, the Chinese, too, are anxious about the security of their $46 ...

by | September 13, 2017 | 14:06

But they fear Irma could prove more unsafe. Trees and power lines are still down in some areas across the state and crews are working to make repairs. Regardless, Deal stuck by his evacuation order issued a day earlier for Georgia's almost 540,000 coastal residents to leave beginning Saturday morning.