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by | November 15, 2017 | 00:50

ATMS will provide critical microwave data, including atmospheric temperature and moisture profiles, to support weather forecasting for the operational JPSS system. "For the better part of a decade, scientists and policymakers have been very concerned about a gap in polar-orbiting satellite coverage of the Earth due to delays in launching JPSS-1 and the obvious aging or potential failure of older birds in orbit", according to Maue.

by | November 15, 2017 | 00:42

In the case of a no result, the issue of same-sex marriage will be ruled out of parliament for the remainder of the Coalition's term , as well as the next, should they remain in government. "A yes vote can not and should not and must not become a moment where others try to unravel existing anti-discrimination law". The results of the postal survey, in which 12 million Australians have had their say, will be announced at 10am on Wednesday .

by | November 15, 2017 | 00:41

Numerous villages affected by quake were very remote and hard to reach, said Bagheri. Night-time temperatures in Kermanshah province fell close to freezing point for a second night in succession. Tuesday was declated a national day of mourning in Iran as officials described the levels of destruction in some parts as "total". Rescuers used backhoes and other heavy equipment to dig through toppled buildings in Sarpol-e-Zahab, home to more than half of the dead.

by | November 15, 2017 | 00:40

Earlier this month, Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-Calif.), now a member of the House Democratic leadership, told The Associated Press that a male lawmaker had repeatedly ogled her and at one point inappropriately touched her on the House floor. One possible solution to the issue has already been suggested - mandatory sexual harassment training for all lawmakers and their staff. Alabama's Republican nominee for Senate has come under fire after several women have come forward with accounts of sexually ...

by | November 15, 2017 | 00:25

In a speech to the Jewish Federations of North America, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that Israel has offered to help Iran and Iraq following the deadly natural disaster that struck the region earlier this week: "We have no quarrel with the people in Iran but with the regime that holds its citizens hostage and threatens to destroy Israel".

by | November 15, 2017 | 00:25

Jeanine Quist, an administrative assistant at Corning Union Elementary School District-one of the locations of the shooting-said that no one was killed at the school, but several people were injured. TM and © Copyright 2017 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. The gunman and two children, according to Fox News, were among the dead. Johnston said the child has been transported to the hospital, along with another child who was shot while riding in a truck.

by | November 15, 2017 | 00:23

The images were from the game AC-130 Gunship Simulator , available for iOS and Android. The image went viral nearly immediately, but it was quickly debunked once someone recognized that the image was actually from a 2015 trailer for AC-130 Gunship Simulator: Special Ops Squadron.

by | November 14, 2017 | 11:14

Uber hasn't disclosed exactly how much SoftBank will invest, but Reuters reports that Uber will receive $1 billion (£765 million) in funding and SoftBank will purchase $9 billion (£6.8 billion) of existing shares. Then Kalanick threw a wrench in the deal, insisting that Benchmark put a hold on its lawsuit against him before he would approve it. If the new deal is closed, the SoftBank-led consortium will own about 14 percent stake in the ride-sharing pioneer, now valued at around US$68 ...

by | November 14, 2017 | 10:52

He spoke after pressure from Lebanese officials, who said his resignation was not accepted because it was declared in Saudi Arabia . His resignation was created to "cause a positive shock" in Lebanon , Hariri said, warning against what he said was Iranian interference that is ruining relations with other Arab countries.

by | November 14, 2017 | 10:39

A statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs revealed that the Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sudan visited his Ugandan counterpart Amb. The highpoint of the visit is a Sudan-Uganda Business Forum to be held on Tuesday. - Rights groups on Monday urged Ugandan authorities to arrest the visiting president of Sudan, who has always been wanted by the International Criminal Court for serious crimes.

by | November 14, 2017 | 10:11

Four U.S. troops were injured Monday when a vehicle bomb detonated in Kandahar, the U.S. -NATO mission in Afghanistan said in a statement. The tactic was used multiple times last month with devastating effect: hundreds were killed and wounded over a bloody few days that left military bases and police headquarters destroyed or severely damaged.

by | November 14, 2017 | 10:03

It's easy to talk to them because they're also suffering from the same drug scourge", the President said. "I can confirm that the fishermen are now in the custody of the Philippine Navy and that they are being debriefed and [will] soon be seen by Vietnamese authorities", he added.

by | November 14, 2017 | 09:52

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has expressed his support for Japan's position against North Korea and cautioned President Kim Jong-un not to threaten the world with his missiles.Duterte made the assurance when he met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit in Pasay City on Monday night.

by | November 14, 2017 | 06:08

Mr. Sessions recused himself from the decision to name that special counsel because of his own role in the Trump campaign. Let's hope that is what the Attorney General has in mind. Numerous items Goodlatte wanted probed had always been conservative talking points, some having to do with matters many considered long resolved: various decisions made in the Clinton email case, the Uranium One purchase, the so-called "unmasking" of people by the intelligence committee, and allegations, which ...

by | November 14, 2017 | 06:04

Prosecutors say the senator took gifts such as a luxury hotel stay, private flights and hundreds of thousands of dollars in campaign donations from Melgen and in return Menendez acted as the doctor's "personal senator", advocating on his behalf on various government matters.

by | November 14, 2017 | 05:43

The question is "How to fix the damage", Justice Mishra asked in a poser to the counsel present in the court room. Referring to the petition filed by Jaiswal, the bench said, "It was a deliberate attempt to scandalise the judiciary". But Ms. Jaiswal's petition was not listed along with the CJAR petition, which came before the Constitution Bench led by Chief Justice Misra on November 10.

by | November 14, 2017 | 05:14

He did it repeatedly on his 11-day Asia trip. In August, foreign ministers of Southeast Asia and China adopted a negotiating framework for a code of conduct in the South China Sea, a move they hailed as progress but one seen by critics as a tactic to buy China time to consolidate its power.

by | November 14, 2017 | 05:08

A JCS official quoted by Yonhap news agency said the South's soldiers heard a gunshot and then retrieved the unarmed soldier in the mid-afternoon. The South Korean military has raised its alert level in anticipation of a possible North Korean provocation following the defection.

by | November 14, 2017 | 04:38

According to details Justice Khosa remarked that his name is being put in the bench by mistake of office. A three-member Supreme Court (SC) bench that was formed to hear National Accountability Bureau (NAB) appeal to reopen Hudaibiya Papers Mills against Sharif family has dissolved today (Monday).

by | November 14, 2017 | 04:28

Under Lebanon's power-sharing system, its president is a Maronite Catholic, the prime minister a Sunni Muslim and the speaker of the House a Shiite Muslim. Saudi Arabia denies this. A White House statement on Saturday described Hariri as "a trusted partner of the United States in strengthening Lebanese institutions, fighting terrorism, and protecting refugees".

by | November 14, 2017 | 04:24

Biden was asked if he could've beaten Trump in the election. "I think there's real reason why a lot of middle class people are legitimately concerned with digitalization, artificial intelligence, whether there are gonna be jobs in the future", Biden said.

by | November 14, 2017 | 04:22

The spokesperson also says Bush wasn't trying to offend anyone. Last week, The Post published an extensive report detailing the experience of Leigh Corfman, who said Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama initiated a sexual encounter with her in 1979, when she was 14 years old.

by | November 14, 2017 | 04:13

Police say the four who kicked the bucket weren't wearing safety belts. They were not buckled up. At least two of them were ejected from the SUV during the crash, according to MSP. "And I can tell you from experience people fly down this stretch going 80 miles per hour, don't think about it". The SUV crossed three lanes of traffic and struck the bridge.

by | November 14, 2017 | 04:13

The statement will be issued after a meeting later between China and the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Manila, a diplomatic source said. The US is not a claimant to the potentially oil-rich and busy waters, but it has declared that it has a national interest in ensuring freedom of navigation and overflight and the peaceful resolution of the dispute.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:58

The Congress-led UDF and BJP demanded Chandy's resignation after Alappuzha district collector T V Anupama confirmed that a paddy field had been reclaimed for laying the road to his resort. Though a section of leaders, including A K Saseendran MLA, are upset over the ways of Chandy and leaders close to him, they are not likely to raise any serious objections in Tuesday's meeting.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:55

Including the change in gas prices in Pennsylvania during the past week, prices Monday were 41.3 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 12.7 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. Oil prices also are up to around $55-$60 a barrel. "Our usual autumn pump price plunge was interrupted by rising oil prices", said Mark Jenkins, a spokesman for AAA.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:57

The 75-foot, 13-ton Spruce tree was chopped down in State College, Pennsylvania in the morning. The 12.5-ton tree, which grew 10 feet since Pauze first saw it, is almost 50 feet wide. At the end of the season, the spruce will serve another important goal. After it's taken down, it will be cut into lumber which will be donated to Habitat for Humanity.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:47

BharatNet Phase I is set to complete by the end of 2017. Private telecom players including Reliance Jio , Bharti Airtel , Vodafone India and Idea Cellular have shown interest in offering the last-mile connectivity. "With BharatNet India is expecting to double fibre optic connectivity across the country from 1 million kilometre to 2 million kilometres", Sundararajan said.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:32

The Patel agitation leader has denied that it's him in the video and has accused BJP of hatching a plot to defame him. While Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi social media resurgence and constant rallying could be one of the reasons, Patidar quota agitation leader Hardik Patel's growing popularity has also contributed to the cause.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:29

Wake Forest will open tournament play on Sunday at 5 p.m.at Spry Stadium. Senior Jeff Caldwell made three saves in the ACC Championship game to post his sixth shutout of the season. UVa (12-3-5) was awarded the No. 11 overall seed and a first-round bye. The Hokies advanced to the Elite Eight last season. Columbia finished second in the Ivy League, which doesn't have a tournament, and is on a five-game shutout streak since a 2-1 loss to conference champs Dartmouth on October 21.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:28

Each team had a salary cap of $1.2 million for a squad of 20 players. Peshawar Zalmi skipper Darren Sammy. Multan Sultans have picked South African spin-bowler Imran Tahir . Supplementary players: Colin Munro, Eoin Morgan and Saifullah Bangash. Supplementary players: Jason Roy, Rashid Khan , Moin Khan (jr.), Faraz Ahmed.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:26

Now there is another occasion that is their wedding receptions pictures which are trending on social media. The talented Tollywood actors made their wedding a grand lavish affair and the fans just can not get over the pictures from the occasion.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:15

The latter claim might prove hard, said Sisk, as the defense could claim that, even if Kelley had failed a background check, he could still have committed his crime with illegally obtained instead of legally purchased guns. If Kelley had been carrying a weapon, Rod Green said, he would have escorted him away because of all the children there. "He's like, 'I could just bury you somewhere in the desert and no one would ever find you, '" she said.

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.