by | October 26, 2017 | 02:29

United States official confirms that UN Ambassador Nikki Haley had to be evacuated from event in South Sudan w/Prez Kiir after large crowd approached. Kiir asked the United States to remain engaged with the country. She met earlier Wednesday with Kiir to discuss the country's long civil war. A fragile peace deal broke down previous year amid gun battles between soldiers and rebels in the capital Juba.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:31

He said he hasn't decided how many tax deductions to eliminate to partially offset the lower rates. The Republicans know that it would be hard to convince the Democrats that they should support a healthcare bill which cut taxes for the rich, and cut healthcare for the poor.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:26

Singaporeans benefit from the least visa restrictions of any country on the planet. The Singapore passport edged out Germany to take the top spot after Paraguay removed visa requirements for Singaporeans. In Henley & Partners' 2017 report , Germany topped the list of global visa-free access, followed by Denmark, Finland, Italy and Spain. Singapore has made it to the top spot in Arton Capital's passport index .

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:06

At least three lawmakers who supported the House version said they would vote against the Senate version Thursday unless a deal is reached. "I haven't done a whip count, but yes, I think there's enough", the New Jersey congressman told reporters.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:04

In response to the North Bay firestorm - the most destructive and deadliest firestorm disaster in California history - a coalition of Bay-area business and community leaders are launching Band Together Bay Area to support the local relief and long-term recovery in the region.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:01

The dramatic lineup change was motivated by both the Cavs' injuries ( Isaiah Thomas continues to rehab his right hip while Derrick Rose missed his second straight game with a sprained left ankle) and by the Bulls' lineup featuring 7-foot Robin Lopez .

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:59

The move to sign Freeney was to add depth to the roster, as the Seahawks are going to be without Cliff Avril for the rest of the regular season. Schefter reports the deal is for one year . He even posted a sack on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during the 2017 Super Bowl. He recorded eight sacks in just 11 games played. Freeney was expected to practice for the first time with the Seahawks on Wednesday and could make his debut when Seattle hosts the Houston Texans on Sunday.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:53

In the Commons, Ms May was asked how such comments could give "encouragement to the women and girls in his constituency to take part in public life". Prompted by a question at Prime Minister's Questions in the Commons, Theresa May said: 'All of us in this House should have due care and attention to the way in which we refer to other people and should show women in public life the respect they deserve'.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:48

There are no grounds for curtailing cooperation with Iran on the nuclear issue, said the statement. "In contrast, the U.S. is seemingly moving towards a policy aimed at weakening the Iranian leadership through economic, political and possibly military means".

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:47

Hours after the European Parliament adopted a non-binding resolution on Tuesday calling for a full ban of glyphosate-based herbicides within five years, Greenpeace heralded the vote while blasting a subsequent proposal by the European Commission that would extend the toxic weedkiller's license.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:43

Speaking to a New Zealand outlet on Wednesday, Brown said that there had been an "administrative inquiry" into comments he made to guests and a female server at a July Peace Corps event in Samoa. This story has been corrected to show that Brown is from Rye, New Hampshire, not Ryan. "At this event, there were a lot of people that didn't like" President Trump.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:36

Johnson said she was distraught over Trump's alleged oversights during the call, which came as the Johnson family and Rep. Frederica Wilson, D-Florida, who is a friend of the family, rode in a limo to receive Johnson's body from Dover Air Force Base.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:37

The investigation, according to the website, began before his brother Stephen killed 58 people at a country music festival in Las Vegas earlier this month. It wasn't immediately known if he has an attorney. He said he was questioned by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents after the mass shooting, mostly about his brother's childhood, NBC News reported.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:33

To rub more salt to the wounded of Mali came the third goal from Spain , once again following an attack from the wing as a high cross from the left by Gomez was headed in by an unmarked Ferran Torres . The credit for the first look at Mali's goal went to Ruiz, who raced down the right flank, rode a tackle and pulled the ball back and across the goalmouth.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:31

Within a day, her tweet and message took off. People everywhere, including myself, wrote " Me too " in a tweet or Facebook status. This piece has been edited and condensed . We weren't excluded for lack of relation to conversation around sexual assault and misogyny's impact on our livelihoods. We wanted to talk about the consequences of sexual assault , how it can literally be life or death, and to honor those people, too.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:27

At Olympic National Park, the money would go to maintain Sol Duc Road and rehabilitate the Hurricane Ridge Visitor's Center. "I encourage all Montanans to weigh in and make their voices heard". The proposal, according to NPS estimates, would raise an extra $70 million per year. The Trump administration is proposing to slash almost $380 million from the NPS budget, including $956,000 from Glacier specifically.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:24

The minister made the comment after U.S. President Donald Trump warned that the United States would " totally destroy " North Korea , which has been working to develop nuclear-tipped missiles capable of hitting America, if it threatened the United States.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:26

This is the highest level of public support Gallup has found for the proposal in almost a half-century of measurement. For the first time this year, a majority of Republicans said they support legalized marijuana - 51 percent - which is up 9 points from last year.

by | October 26, 2017 | 00:26

The Bihar government had on Monday ordered an investigation into the adoption of the three-year-old Sherin Mathews from Mother Teresa Anath Seva Sansthan in Nalanda. The child began coughing and choking, her breathing slowed and then there was no longer any pulse, he told police. She was missing since October 7. Police say they do not believe that Sini Mathews was aware of her husband's actions.

by | October 25, 2017 | 06:22

The 35-page political research dossier, prepared by former MI6 officer Christopher Steele , has become central to congressional probes into Russian interference in the 2016 United States elections. These people said that it is standard practice for political campaigns to use law firms to hire outside researchers to ensure their work is protected by attorney-client and work-product privileges.

by | October 25, 2017 | 04:57

However, in the wake of US President Donald Trump's announcement this summer that the US would trigger the process to quit the agreement reports suggested the Nicaraguan government was considering a change of heart. Whereas Nicaragua, a nation believed to be at particular risk from climate change, strives to pursue green energy initiatives, producing more than 50 percent of its electricity from geothermal, wind, solar, biomass and wave power.

by | October 25, 2017 | 04:24

As other academics joined the condemnation , it also emerged that Mr Heaton-Harris may have breached European Union law with his attempts to find out what universities are teaching about Brexit. She said: 'Quite frankly governments should keep their nose out of how universities teach lessons. So what exactly is Heaton Harris up to? The Oxford MP has written to Theresa May asking her to contact universities to make clear they are in no way obliged to provide the information requested.

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:39

The Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the demolition of structures built near the Taj Mahal as part of an upcoming multi-level auto parking. Have you seen the recent pictures of Taj? Talking to reporters, Bharat Goswami, the Aligarh city president of Hindu Yuva Vahini, who led the youngsters into the Taj Mahal on Monday, said that Hindus should be allowed to pray at the Taj Mahal just like Muslims had been allowed to offer prayers every Friday.

by | October 25, 2017 | 03:06

For his future plans, Halawa said he hoped to be working to help homeless people and human rights groups to bring back Irish citizens convicted or arrested overseas to be taken back to Ireland to serve their time. Mr Halawa, the son of prominent Dublin Muslim cleric Sheikh Hussein Halawa, was a student at the time. "I need to get some..." Mr. Coveney, in a statement continued: "This case has been one of the most complex, sensitive and hard consular cases to which the Irish government has ...

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:28

Several opposition parties today announced that they would observe November 8, the first anniversary of demonetisation, as "Black Day" and would hold protests across the country to highlight its "ill-effects" on the economy. A day after mulling joint protests against demonetisation, Azad announced that each political party would carry out protests marches or demand shutdowns to interpret "Black Day" in the manner of its choice.

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:13

In Benson , which ran until 1986, the butler worked in a governor's mansion. He earned a Tony nomination for his role in Guys and Dolls in 1977 and went on and served in the U.S. Guillaume's career spanned more than 50 years and included Primetime Emmy Awards for Benson and Soap , as well as a Grammy for Best Spoken Word Album for Children for The Lion King's read-a-long book.

by | October 25, 2017 | 02:02

You can't make this stuff up. A goalkeeper celebrates prematurely as the penalty he's facing hits the bar, only to turn around and watch it bounce into the goal. Then it looked like the other team had lost because they missed. The crowd is heard cheering and laughing hysterically at the weird goal. The successive bounces saw the ball creeping back toward the goal.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:58

Interestingly, the building has also been a home to Sachin Tendulkar's in-laws as well. Aishwarya Rai's former Bandra residence caught fire on Tuesday, October 24. Aishwarya and her husband Abhishek Bachchan rushed to be with the actress' mother Vrinda Rai. Aish and her husband Abhishek Bachchan visited the spot soon after knowing the news.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:49

Griffin's caption highlights Flake's use of the phrase "Mr. President", seemingly unaware that the terminology is how senators address whoever is presiding over the U.S. "If you look at the map, incumbents that are up in very conservative states, where President Trump won by huge margins, the voters in those states are still very supportive of the president", said a national Republican strategist involved in midterm races.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:36

The Lake County Sheriff Department is advising all residents near the Clearlake Oaks Post Office to shelter in place due to a deadly shooting in the area. "He was hiding behind his gas pump, and I was hiding behind my gas pump", said Kelly. When Ashmore came upon a police roadblock, he surrendered without incident, the sheriff's office said.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:37

Asian Paints , one of the largest paint companies in India, surged over 4 per cent after it reported better-than-expected financial results in Q2FY18. Mumbai: The BSE Sensex staged a strong comeback to end higher by almost 117 points, reversing its three-session losing run on gains in telecom, energy, realty, oil & gas and IT stocks amid firm global cues.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:28

I didn't take care of the baby well enough, or I was stressed out too much, or I didn't take the right prenatal vitamins. Shawn took to her YouTube page to post a 20-minute video , sharing her first reaction to a positive pregnancy test , her husband's reaction, a doctor's appointment where the couple found out they lost their first child and their emotional reaction that followed.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:07

Corker is the only Republican senator who is not seeking re-election, free to speak his mind, and he did in several television interviews and on Twitter. But Corker has since been wary of how Trump is handling the presidency - in particular, his treatment of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. ".the entire World WAS laughing and taking advantage of us".

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:00

The family of a soldier killed in Afghanistan received a $25,000 personal check from President Trump - months after he'd offered it and dated the day The Washington Post asked about it. The President has personally followed up several times to ensure that the check was being sent. The report prompted a response White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters who said: "The check has been sent".

by | October 25, 2017 | 00:59

For last three years India has the been fastest growing major economy in the world, Jaitley said. The impact on the deficit will "depend on who is issuing the bonds and what is the nature of the bonds", finance minister Arun Jaitley said while replying to a question on impact on the fiscal deficit pegged at 3.2% of GDP in the current fiscal.