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by | November 04, 2017 | 00:23

The judge, Col. Jeffery Nance, had wide discretion in determining a sentence for Bergdahl, who walked off his military post in Afghanistan in 2009 and was held by the Taliban for five years. Prosecutors acknowledged that Bergdahl suffered during his years as a prisoner of the Taliban, but argued that did not diminish the pain of fellow service members who were injured during the futile hunt for him.

by | November 04, 2017 | 00:24

Syrian government forces and their pro-government allies first broke the militant group's siege of their part of the city in September in a Russian-backed offensive, and have been advancing against IS positions since then. Qaim, about 320 kilometers (200 miles) west of Baghdad in the Euphrates River Valley, has been used by IS to move fighters and supplies between the two countries at the height of the caliphate, when IS held almost a third of both Iraq and Syria .

by | November 04, 2017 | 00:19

Sunday. By default, they are set to automatically update the time as it changes. First, it is it called "daylight saving time" not "daylight savings time" as it is commonly called incorrectly. In the a year ago alone, 14 state legislatures have debated bills aimed at revising how we keep time. Daylight saving time began in 1918 when the Standard Time Act passed .

by | November 04, 2017 | 00:19

The carrier's newest launch signals an intent to reposition itself as a leader in luxury air travel, now dominated by wealthy carriers in the Middle East. Each business class seat is 25-inches wide with 50 inches of pitch and is cocooned inside a carbon composite shell for added privacy. These rooms have now been expanded by almost 70% to 4.65 sq.

by | November 04, 2017 | 00:16

But Israel's former air force chief revealed in August that it had carried out nearly 100 air strikes since 2012 on arms convoys destined for the Iran-backed Hezbollah movement, which is fighting alongside the Syrian army in the country's civil war.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:19

Minutes after landing, Sharif left for Punjab House where he is expected to address a meeting of party workers later in the day. The accountability court had issued the warrants on October 26 when the ex-PM skipped the hearing in the corruption references against him without taking court's permission.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:14

The Chief Judge of Lagos State, Justice Opeyemi Oke, said in the condolence register "it is with a great shock I received the news". He called on men and women of goodwill, friends and associates to rally round the Tinubus in prayers as they fearless their moment of grief and loss of a dear family member.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:11

It is possible that the Vanity Fair story was planted by Bannon or Stone, in order to deflect from their responsibility for the Russian Federation scandal, . Both men were accused of money laundering and other financial crimes. Clovis' testimony comes on the heels of another Trump campaign adviser, George Papadopoulos , pleading guilty to lying to federal authorities.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:04

Abdellah al-Ezi, head of the health office of the northern Saada province, said the airstrike struck a small hotel in a market, wounding 28 other people. "Saudi Arabia is after compensating its failures in political and field arenas with such violent actions against civilians and innocent people of Yemen", asserted the Iranian diplomat after offering sympathies to the bereaved families and the Yemeni nation.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:04

The disappearing act comes after month of criticism directed at Twitter for how it handles the president's account. The account was restored several minutes later, but many on Twitter took note of the account's disappearance. PT, sharing a video of him formally nominating Jerome Powell as Chairman of the Federal Reserve. Like covfefe , the few Donald Trump-free Twitter moments will be remembered fondly.

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:00

The allegation is the most serious to emerge in the sexual abuse scandal that has rocked Westminster after numerous women shared stories of sexual abuse following harassment allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. She said: 'I really hope that we'll see some change and I'd love to work with them on that. Victims must be supported when they come forward. Mr Corbyn added: "There will be no tolerance in the Labour Party for sexism, harassment or abuse".

by | November 03, 2017 | 02:01

The priest who was just sacked by the US bishops for publishing a letter criticizing Pope Francis said a "clear sign" from God convinced him he had an "apostolic mandate" to write it. Those opposed to Francis have also been blamed for "New Pro-Life Movement" co-founder Rebecca Bratten Weiss' losing her adjunct teaching job at Franciscan University of Steubenville in Ohio.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:56

Human rights organizations and media have reported that since the August 25 attacks roughly 604,000 people have fled to neighboring Bangladesh, where they have joined more than 300,000 who fled previous outbursts of ethnic violence over the past three decades.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:54

With more than 51,000 participants and 2.5 million spectators, The New York City Marathon is the largest in the world. Officers will be stationed along the route, many of them in plainclothes and mixing in with the crowds. State police have not found a connection between the suspect, who plowed a truck into a bike lane Tuesday afternoon, and MA. Saipov was later shot in the abdomen and apprehended by the police after exiting the vehicle with a pellet and paintball gun, reportedly shouting ...

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:55

In June, the Special Deterrence Force (Rada), a counter-terrorism force aligned with the United Nations -backed government in Tripoli, said Hashem Abedi had told them that his brother had been radicalised in Britain in 2015. The warrant was approved by the Home Secretary, Jackson said. The UK and Libya had agreed an extradition arrangement in 2009 but the overthrow of Gaddafi has seen the country divided into warring factions.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:47

On Wednesday, he urged the worldwide community to unite against the "global threat" in a meeting with Kang Kyung-wha, South Korean foreign minister. In response, South Korea said this week it will continue its plans to deploy the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) platform to counter the threat of North Korean nuclear missiles.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:16

The movie wrongly portrays history... Even former Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela warned the makers of violent protests if the movie is not shown to Hindu and Kshatriya leaders. To this day, we teach our girls the valour of our Rani Padmavati . Ever since Sanjay Leela Bhansali's magnum opus Padmavati has gone on floors, it has been the butt of all controversies exclusively because certain Rajput organizations feel that Bhansali will misrepresent historical facts and unlike as per ...

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:16

The alleged attacker, a 29-year-old Uzbek man identified as Sayfullo Saipov , has been hospitalised after being shot following the attack, according to John Miller, a NY police official. During the last few weeks, Saipov searched the internet for information on Halloween in New York City and rented a truck to practice turns. Trump wrote on Twitter , referring to the Islamic State jihadist group.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:15

News reports earlier this week revealed George Papadopoulos , a former Trump campaign official who pleaded guilty to lying to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about his contacts with Russian officials, had been emailing Clovis during the 2016 election.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:10

Mark Zaid, a National Security lawyer, commented that Trump's death penalty tirade could constitute "potentially tainting a jury pool" and could give Saipov a solid defense in claiming that the president's statements would breach a guarantee to a free and fair trial.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:11

Expressing strong displeasure over China's repeated blocking of UN Security Council's move to designate Masood Azhar as a global terrorist, India on Thursday said "selective approach" to the issue will undermine the global efforts to combat terror.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:09

The aggregate consideration received by Fujitsu will be 28 billion yen, 25.5 billion yen of which is credited to Lenovo. They will jointly research, develop and design new client computing devices for the global PC market. The actual consideration could be adjusted from the above-mentioned figures based on FCCL's balance sheet at closing date. Lenovo said it will pay 17.85 billion yen (around $156 million) for the unit up front but will adjust the amount based on Fujitsu's performance over ...

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:07

The injured CRPF jawans have been shifted to a nearby hospital, where they are now being treated. The attack was repulsed though two crpf men received minor injuries, he said. Security forces also retaliated but the militants escaped, they said. Rising Kashmir has learnt that the attack took place around 8:40 am near Laizbal-Anchidora crossing when the CRPF convoy was returning from Mattan.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:07

Kelly was simply making the point that just because history isn't flawless doesn't mean it's not our history", she said . "Schumer and doesn't feel that the senator is responsible for the attack". To be sure, Trump did express his frustration at the slow pace of the justice system during his Cabinet meeting, saying the nation needed "to come up with a punishment that's far quicker and far greater than the punishment these animals are getting right now".

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:07

The prime minister said that due to the Congress, corruption has spread like termites, making India hollow. He then equated the problems plaguing the "dev bhoomi" of Himachal Pradesh to five rakshas (demons), which the people can be rid of by booting the Congress from power.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:07

Court papers unsealed Monday revealed an indictment against Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort , and a guilty plea by another adviser, who admitted to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about meetings with Russian intermediaries.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:05

Wubbels' attorney Karra Porter stated at the Tuesday news conference that the agreement covers all parties. "We're hoping the discussion about body cameras continues". Wubbels screamed for him to stop as he forced her out of the door and dragged her to a police auto. Shocked, Wubbels contacted her supervisor, but just minutes into the conversation the detective took action.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:08

She made this assertion while hosting her Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu at an event here on Thursday to mark the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration in which the United Kingdom gave its support to the Zionist project, Efe news reported.

by | November 03, 2017 | 01:04

When Wyatt went into the gas station, the victim waited a few seconds, popped the trunk and ran inside for help. A woman was seen escaping from the trunk of a vehicle after she was allegedly kidnapped. Officers asked the person to uncover himself so they could identify him, and when he did they realized it was Wyatt. The victim, believed to be an ex or current girlfriend of Wyatt, told police she awoke at 2.30am on Monday morning to find the accused lying on top of her allegedly choking her.

by | November 03, 2017 | 00:51

The Republican tax legislation released on Thursday didn't give President Donald Trump's daughter everything she wanted either. He also says a tax cut is the best way to increase productivity. That's expected to encourage even more people to use the standard deduction with a simplified tax form Republicans say will be postcard-sized. Ryan said a family of four would save an average of $1,182 a year under the new plan, which he hailed as an overhaul that will "deliver real relief" for ...

by | November 03, 2017 | 00:32

In another tweet , Trump said prosecutors "Should move fast. And at the end, they'll be - who knows what happens". In an early morning tweet, Trump wrote that he "would love" to sent the suspect, Sayfullo Saipov , to the military-run detention site at Guantanamo, but lamented it might take "longer than going through the Federal system".

by | November 03, 2017 | 00:28

The most popular word 2017 has become a term that often uses the President of the United States Donald trump . The UK-based lexicographer found that the use of "fake news " registered a 365% rise in the last 12 months, reflecting Trump's consistent use of the word in the wake of the 2016 presidential election in retaliation to unflattering media coverage.

by | November 03, 2017 | 00:20

However, the court observed that under the provisions of the constitution, the Lieutenant Governor has the last word and the elected government would have to operate within this framework. It will decide on which all issues the aid and advice of the council of ministers need to be taken by the LG and also define the nature of his discretionary powers.

by | November 03, 2017 | 00:21

If Puigdemont is arrested it would make it unlikely that he could participate in regional elections, called by Spain after it sacked the Catalan government last week, on December 21. Former ministers in the deposed Catalan government arrive at court. Puigdemont fled to Belgium on Monday. A lawyer for several of the jailed Catalan leaders said they would appeal against the judge's decision.

by | November 03, 2017 | 00:16

If you know anything about Kadirov, call the FBI at 1-800-CALL-FBI. Sayfullo Saipov is accused of driving a rented Home Depot truck down a bike path in the Tribecca neighborhood of Manhattan, New York . The officials, who asked not to be identified because the investigation is ongoing, did not provide further details. The FBI is looking for a second suspect who may have been involved in the terror attack in lower Manhattan on Tuesday.