by | November 14, 2017 | 03:07

Shell announced in London that it had agreed to sell down nearly two thirds of its remaining stake Woodside Petroleum for $US1.7 billion ($A2.2 billion). The company has agreed that it will not dispose of any of its remaining shares in Woodside for a minimum of 90 days from completion of the sell-down, with limited customary exceptions.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:04

The Arizona-based Alliance Defending Freedom is before the high court in another high profile First Amendment case challenging compelled speech this term: Masterpiece Cakeshop v. But the law's defenders say the notices combat incomplete or misleading information provided by the clinics. The Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled against the centers a year ago.

by | November 14, 2017 | 02:36

Bridger is hoping Red Deer comes out and support the initiative like they have in year's past. The Salvation Army has been taking that spare change and turning it into tangible acts of kindness and assistance in Southern California for more than 130 years.

by | November 14, 2017 | 02:25

WikiLeaks also had a plan for if Trump lost the election, which it reportedly conveyed to Trump Jr . on Election Day: "Hi Don if your father "loses" we think it is much more interesting if he DOES NOT conceed [sic] and spends time CHALLENGING the media and other types of rigging that occurred-as he has implied that he might do".

by | November 14, 2017 | 02:25

The U.S. Department of Justice had given RT until Monday to register its operations or face legal action, RT said . Margarita Simonyan, editor-in-chief of Russian broadcaster RT, meets with journalists, with the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour seen in the background, in Moscow, Russia, October 17, 2016.

by | November 14, 2017 | 02:14

The formation of a quadrilateral security dialogue comprising India, the US, Australia and Japan was first mooted around 10 years ago but it did not see the light of day. "Let's be clear that there is a growing anxiety in the Indo-Pacific with Chinese assertiveness, further complicated by the uncertainty over US's role in the region".

by | November 14, 2017 | 02:08

But according to an explosive new report published Sunday night, the truth may be far more complicated than the Department of Defense first suspected.The Daily Beast reports, citing several members of the USA special operations community, that Melgar was killed by two members of SEAL Team Six after he discovered that the two SEALs were skimming cash off the top of the slush fund the elite special operators generally used to cultivate intelligence sources as part of the DoD's broader ...

by | November 14, 2017 | 02:01

BuzzFeed on Friday published a lengthy examination of the comic book editor who has shepherded such high-profile properties as Superman and Wonder Woman - comic book characters that would leap to the entertainment mainstream through movies and television shows.

by | November 14, 2017 | 01:58

The Nimitz' flight deck was a hive of activity Monday as crewmembers readied steam catapults that would send 23-ton F/A-18E and 18F Super Hornets soaring skyward. It marks the first time that three USA aircraft carriers conduct joint exercises with South Korea's Navy. Following the bilateral JMSDF-US Navy exercise, the carriers strike groups linked up with seven Republic of Korea Navy (ROKN) warships including two Aegis guided missile destroyers for war games meant to deter North Korea.

by | November 14, 2017 | 00:51

Five of the new defendants are charged with involuntary manslaughter. Flanked by Piazza's parents, Centre County district attorney Stacy Parks Miller told reporters that 12 new defendants, as well as five old ones, were facing new criminal charges, including involuntary manslaughter, hazing and giving alcohol to minors.

by | November 14, 2017 | 00:49

Lawmakers from both main parties have been pushing for Parliament to have a greater say in the process, with some tabling amendments to the government's Brexit bill that aim to prevent Britain tumbling out of the trading bloc without a deal.

by | November 14, 2017 | 00:22

According to the agency's annual Hate Crime Statistics released Monday, 39 hate crimes were reported in the state in 2016, down five from 2015. About half the 1,273 incidents involving religion were against Jews while Muslims were targeted in 307 religion-based crimes.

by | November 13, 2017 | 21:12

Trump Chief of Staff John F. Kelly has already been in touch with the families of the three players as well as university officials including UCLA coach Steve Alford. Embassy in Beijing is aware of the case, officials said. Ball, the second son of outspoken and high-profile sports dad, LaVar Ball, is set to begin his freshman season at UCLA.

by | November 13, 2017 | 20:46

On Sunday night, Yue (Kandy) Liu, 17 who had been missing since November 10, was located in Montreal. Police said the students were told not to use social media or their cellphones. Juanwen Zhang, 20, was located on Saturday around 4:45 p.m., after she was last seen Wednesday around 1:45 the Yonge Street and Grenville Street area.

by | November 13, 2017 | 20:33

King also appeared on Fox News this Sunday, and said he is opposing the current bill because of the elimination of the state and local tax deductions. "We're going to lower taxes for middle-income and working families". "They're not hedge fund people", King said on "Sunday Morning Futures". If the Senate bond provisions are adopted by the full Senate in their current form, the divergence between House and Senate versions on three categories of municipal bonds creates the opportunity for ...

by | November 13, 2017 | 20:27

Morocco and Tunisia booked their places at next year's World Cup finals on Saturday with both teams finishing unbeaten in their qualifying groups. Gbohouo was frozen while expecting Morocco's Khalid Boutaïb to get a touch to the ball, but when he didn't it still crept in at the far post.

by | November 13, 2017 | 19:44

The country claims a huge swathe of the South China Sea . While Manila appreciates Trump's "honest" offer, Cayetano said claimant countries in the contested waters must first give their take on the proposal. "He acknowledged that war can not be promoted by anybody, (that) it would only mean destruction for all of us", Mr Duterte told reporters after flying back to Manila .

by | November 13, 2017 | 19:40

Defense ministers of 23 European Union member states Monday signed a pact to on joint defense cooperation and handed it over to European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini. "It was important for us especially after the election of the American president that we can organise ourselves independently as Europeans", German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said.

by | November 13, 2017 | 19:27

The Alwar police discovered Mohammed's body on the railway tracks in Ramgarh station area. Ummar's uncle Iliyas Muhammad said the injuries found in the body indicates that he was lynched before being shot. One person detained by the police has confessed to the crime, Alwar SP Rahul Prakash was quoted as saying in a News18 report. But, an FIR has already been registered against victims on Friday itself under the Rajasthan Bovine Animal (Prohibition of Slaughter and Regulation of ...

by | November 13, 2017 | 19:21

The state's fall 2015 enrollment was a 5.6 percent increase from the prior year. New York University, whose worldwide enrollment dwarfs virtually all other colleges, saw an increase of 11%, to more than 17,000 foreign students. "There's a lot that institutions and others can be doing to still turn this around". The Ohio State University is ranked in the top 5 nationally among doctoral institutions for the number of students studying overseas and is in the top 20 for its global student ...

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:37

Pakistani troops "effectively" retaliated and killed up to 10 "fleeing terrorists", the statement claimed. Sepoy Raham and Captain Junaid Hafeez embraced martyrdom in the attack. The incident comes days after a Pakistani soldier was killed in a similar attack on a check post at the border in Rajgal Valley. He belonged to the Sindh Regiment and was raised in Rawalpindi.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:26

The harrowing scene at The Ridge at North Texas, near the University of North Texas in Denton, was captured on video from multiple angles and posted to social media. They were at the police department reporting the party. "We've called and said, 'It looks like the ceiling is going to cave in, ' so I feel like with us saying that, there could've been more that was done", said Carroll.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:25

Azar previously worked at the department as deputy secretary under President George W. Bush before joining the pharmaceutical industry . Azar has considerable experience navigating the rather confusing health care regulatory environment, which could prove a boon to Trump and congressional Republicans campaign to overhaul the American health care system.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:15

The plea, mentioned before a bench headed by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, sought direction to Centre and states on stubble burning, road dust and effective implementation of odd-even auto rationing scheme. Delhi has also banned all construction, barred lorries from entering the city and shut down all schools until Sunday. Air pollution is a leading cause of premature death in India.

by | November 13, 2017 | 17:31

They say he was stopped at a red light when Kosugi hit his auto with the hockey stick. Police reportedly believe the Kosugi hit Tolk in the head before the driver got back into his vehicle. "He fell to the ground", Fernando Mateo of the New York State Federation of Taxi Drivers said. Kosugi fled the scene on foot into Chelsea, police say, but was arrested around 2.40pm on Sunday.

by | November 13, 2017 | 14:05

On Saturday Senator Hanson continued her tour of regional Queensland by joining Mr Dickson at the Buderim Remembrance Day ceremony. It will reduce the power of One Nation in the Senate, giving it three votes on the crossbench instead of four.

by | November 13, 2017 | 13:09

He defected from a North Korean guard post nearby and was being treated in hospital. Two North Korean soldiers defected to the South in June after crossing the frontier at another location. On the Korean Peninsula situation, Xi told Moon that China sincerely hopes for the best for the peninsula, and encourages South Korea to resume contact and dialogue with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea and restart cooperation for reconciliation.

by | November 13, 2017 | 12:05

North Korea has dominated Trump's trip, which has so far swept in Japan, South Korea, China and Vietnam. The exercises come after the US and South Korea in their recent annual meeting on defensive policy agreed to expand the rotational deployment of strategic American military assets such as aircraft carriers, submarines and bombers to the peninsula.

by | November 13, 2017 | 11:42

Mr Ratcliffe told the BBC he hoped he might be able to travel to Iran with Mr Johnson to meet his wife and see his daughter, who he has not seen in person since the arrest. Mr Ratcliffe said his wife was taken to hospital for tests after complaining of "stabbing pains" in her breasts. She was detained at the airport in Tehran in April 2016 on her way back to the United Kingdom from visiting family with Gabriella, her then 22-month-old daughter.

by | November 13, 2017 | 11:19

A government source, who was with Duterte during the meeting, said Trump was some sort of waving at Duterte during the first session of the Apec Economic Leaders' Retreat. Duterte went on to say that he "won't let you off the hook" if you mess with Filipinos, adding, "Never mind about the human rights advocates". "How much more now that I am president?" Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who is facing worldwide criticism for his bloody war on drugs, said his country was willing to ...

by | November 13, 2017 | 08:23

Trump said this in response to the description of him as a "lunatic old man" by the North Korea leader. Tensions over the North's weapons programme have surged in recent months, as Pyongyang carried out a sixth nuclear test and test fired dozens of missiles, some capable of reaching the USA mainland.

by | November 13, 2017 | 07:47

She had her own purple dragster, with the words "Pony Power" on the sides and a picture of the Rainbow Dash character from My Little Pony. Her father Ian posted a photo of both his daughters in a vehicle, saying: "Our angel setting [out] on what was meant to be [a] day to remember for all the right reasons".

by | November 13, 2017 | 06:19

There is a large police presence at the mall as authorities investigate the incident. Bloomington police said officers were at the scene but offered no further information. Authorities say only the Macy's store was placed on lockdown during the incident. "By the time we got to the main area - the men's department is to the right - more police started running in with their guns drawn".

by | November 13, 2017 | 05:34

Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Abdullah al-Mouallimi, told Asharq Al-Awsat on Thursday that a committee tasked with following up on UN decisions was now investigating the Iranian ballistic missiles in the framework of updating violations against UN Resolutions, adding that the Saudi side awaits the results of the probe.

by | November 13, 2017 | 03:50

A large area of Canadian high pressure is to thank for the December-like chill we've seen the last couple days, but that large high pressure system is sitting right atop us. Clouds will be sticking around throughout the day as well due to a cold front that is moving our way. A southwest wind will be 20 km/h in the morning and there is a 60 per cent chance of flurries or rain showers in the afternoon.