by | November 29, 2017 | 00:35

Trump has long rejected the politically correct trend of bucking the friendly "Merry Christmas " with the generic "Happy Holidays". During the presidential campaign, he complained that saying "Happy Holidays" instead of "Merry Christmas " amounted to "chipping away at Christianity".

by | November 29, 2017 | 00:23

The two versions would need to be reconciled before a measure could go to Trump for his signature. The CBO's findings play directly into the hands of Democrats, who have said that the Republican tax plan is a reverse Robin Hood, taking from lower income Americans and giving to the rich.

by | November 28, 2017 | 17:01

Lonzo knocked somebody into Blake. No foul was called on the collision during a scrum for a loose ball with 4:43 to play. "I knew immediately, I thought", Doc Rivers said. "But we'll just have to wait and see". "He's not in high spirits - he's down", Doc Rivers said. "Right now, he's where we are at, hoping that it was just a bang and then it hurt and then he'll be all right".

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:56

About 1,500 members of the Tehreek Labaik Ya Rasool Allah hardline Islamist movement, which supports the country's controversial blasphemy laws, have been blocking the entrance to Islamabad since November 8. Demanding for the resignation of the minister, Islamist protestors linked it to blasphemy - claiming that the oath was softened to enable the participation of Ahmadis, who are not taken as Muslim community in the country.

by | November 28, 2017 | 16:41

The government said that the legal and administrative committee will look into the status of the employees appointed by the Hamas authorities in Gaza after June 14, 2007 as part of the government efforts to make the reconciliation successful.

by | November 28, 2017 | 14:11

This would put off one of the contentious issues between the government and opposition - the future of Syrian President Bashar Assad. Numerous prior attempts quickly fell apart amid major disagreements between the Syrian government and rebel delegations, including about whether President Bashar al-Assad should remain in office.

by | November 28, 2017 | 14:09

They include South Sudan's Salva Kiir, Zambia's Edgar Lungu, Rwanda's Paul Kagame, Botswana's Ian Khama and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. Mr Kenyatta was sworn in with a Bible that was used by his father, founding president Jomo Kenyatta, at his inauguration after independence in 1963.

by | November 28, 2017 | 14:08

Col. Michelle Baldanza told CNN. A Russian Su-30 fighter jet performs at an airshow at the Zhukovsky airfield outside Moscow, Aug. 26, 2007. It is reported that the incident lasted for around 24 minutes. After the USA accused Russia of buzzing one of its jets in an "unsafe" way over the Black Sea, a decorated Russian general has fired back, saying American airmen had no business flying in these European waters to begin with.

by | November 28, 2017 | 14:04

GMT), Roscosmos said. The Fregat upper stage separated from the third stage ten minutes after the launch and will continue putting the satellites to the designated orbits, TASS reported. The first launch from Vostochny was carried out in April past year. "The launch mission is to deliver an Earth observation Meteor-M No. 2-1 satellite into the solar-synchronous orbit", it said.

by | November 28, 2017 | 13:36

China sentenced a Taiwanese activist to five years in prison Tuesday for holding online political lectures and helping the families of jailed dissidents in a conviction demonstrating how Beijing's harshest crackdown on human rights in decades has extended beyond the Chinese mainland.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:26

The 30-km-long first phase of the metro rail project between Miyapur and Nagole, having 24 stations, would be thrown open to the public from tomorrow. Commuters downloading the app would get an update on the nearest TSRTC bus stops and efforts have been on to provide live information on the bus frequency.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:26

The body of a newborn boy was found outside the home, wrapped in a T-shirt. Court documents allege Robinson never sought medical attention or went to the police because she was scared. Hemrick said the family claimed Robinson kept it all a secret. They can drop it off at police station, a hospital, fire department... "Once again, she has an 8-year-old child as well at this time, so she is familiar with being pregnant", Lt.

by | November 28, 2017 | 11:21

At least five Trump administration officials, who spoke anonymously because the ban isn't final, said employees were anxious that the rule would block them from communicating with family and friends, Bloomberg reported on Monday. Kelly's own phone was the target of a hack earlier this year, which may have prompted him to lead the push for an all out ban. For example, in October, reports indicated that the administration only discovered that Chief of Staff John Kelly's personal cellular ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 10:51

Woods said she last saw her daughter at about 11 p.m. Sunday and her boyfriend last saw the toddler at about midnight, when she woke up and he told her to go back to bed. "It's entirely premature to try to determine what happened". The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office Aviation Unit, and the Camp Lejeune Provost Marshal's Office are also assisting with the search.

by | November 28, 2017 | 10:40

Parker hadn't played in 208 days before chipping in six points and four assists with no turnovers against Dallas on Monday. Parker made his season debut Monday after almost seven months of inactivity, having rupturing his left quadriceps tendon May 3 during the Western Conference semifinals against the Houston Rockets .

by | November 28, 2017 | 10:32

A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra dismissed the fresh petition that had sought an order to restrain the producers of the movie from releasing it overseas. Grave damage would be done to social harmony if the movie is allowed to be released outside India, the petition argued. Advocate Harish Salve , who is representing Sanjay Leela Bhansali in court, also revealed that the makers will not release the film in the United Kingdom or any other part of the world before getting CBFC ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 10:28

But later they found no evidence of any suspects or gunfire. "We checked over and treated several patients who sustained injuries while leaving the Oxford Circus area", it said. The station was reopened, cordons removed and the area returned to normal. "Young boys with a few girls were attacking each other and everyone screamed and began to run", she said.

by | November 28, 2017 | 10:20

But in the last few days, goats, cows and donkeys destroyed these plants and flower pots worth over Rs 50,000. The head constable also added, "We had several times warned the owner of the donkeys not to let the herd graze outside the jail campus".

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:56

Search efforts are still continuing. The Argentinian submarine that disappeared over a fortnight ago vanished after water got into its snorkel and made the battery short-circuit, the navy has today revealed. Some family members of the crew giving up hope and saying they accept they will not see their loved ones again, though authorities say they will search until they find out what happened to the sub.

by | November 28, 2017 | 09:13

Turkey says Trump told Erdogan weapons will no longer be provided to the YPG. The Pentagon said on Monday it was reviewing "adjustments" in arms for the Syrian Kurdish forces that have angered Turkey , but it stopped short of halting weapons transfers, suggesting such decisions would be based on battlefield requirements.

by | November 28, 2017 | 08:58

Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) founder and 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed has approached the United Nations asking the world body to drop the terrorist tag from his name. The JuD leader, who has a Dollars 10 million American bounties on his head for terror activities, walked free last week after his 10- month detention as the Pakistan government decided against detaining him further in any other case.

by | November 28, 2017 | 07:26

In the CCTV, two men in white suits and masks were seen pulling up outside a victim's house in the Elmdon area of Solihull carrying relay boxes. In a relay attack, one thief walks around a house holding one box, which tries to pick up the passive signal that the key emits.

by | November 28, 2017 | 07:21

The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops was among other Catholic leaders who condemned the attack, calling it a "monstrous terrorist attack on innocent people at prayer". "Those people, in that moment, prayed. We also pray in silence for them". The attack is thought to have been carried out by the jihadist Islamic State or its affiliates, who have carried out a series of terrorist attacks in the Sinai, in part because the mosque is associated with followers of the mystical ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 06:48

Travellers can still leave Bali, though probably at significant cost, by taking a ferry from Gilimanuk port to Banyuwangi on Java island to the west and then travelling by auto, train or plane to the Indonesian capital Jakarta for worldwide connections.

by | November 28, 2017 | 04:53

In a series of interviews with Post reporters over two weeks, Phillips shared a false story about an alleged sexual relationship in 1992 with Moore, the Republican U.S. The intent by Project Veritas clearly was to publicize the conversation if we fell for the trap, ' Baron continued. She said that she got pregnant, that Moore talked her into an abortion, and that he drove her to MS to get it.

by | November 28, 2017 | 03:30

The Supreme Court also declined to review a separate case challenging Florida's ban on carrying firearms openly in public. The measure was enacted in 2012 after the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre [JURISTnews archive] that left 26 people dead in Newtown, Connecticut.

by | November 28, 2017 | 03:17

Scaramucci, a Tufts grad who serves on the advisory board of the school's Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy - despite lasting less than two weeks in government service - was scheduled to speak at the school about how important it is to be rich or something when he chose to go after the school newspaper published an op-ed from a grad student.

by | November 28, 2017 | 03:15

And Republicans in the Senate can stand to lose only two votes if they want their tax plan to pass. Above the much more generous deduction amount, the rate would be cut to 12 percent all the way up to $77,400 for married couples and $38,700 for singles.The rest of the rates would also be cut, providing tax cuts at every income level â€' while the share of all federal income taxes paid by millionaires would tick up from 19.2 percent of all revenues to 19.7 percent.

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:50

A tweet juxtaposing images of the two together a year ago and the two standing together for this Thanksgiving drew well over 200,000 "likes", an outpouring that Mr Hinton acknowledged soon after. "She knows my plans, she wants to help out". "One thing that I believe and have always said is that there are no accidents, and I can say I'm very blessed for something like this to happen and it turned out to be so positive and such a great thing", she said.

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:45

Four others were killed in an attack on the village of al-Darnaj, also on Sunday, raising the death toll in the province to 55. Russian military has denied media reports of alleged airstrikes on a Syrian village of Ash Sha'fah. However, the government's siege has caused a humanitarian crisis in the area , causing severe medical and food shortages. Under the so-called "de-escalation zones" agreement, opposition groups and government forces are required to halt hostilities, including air ...

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:46

November 25 marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Aligned with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, speakers highlighted the importance of reaching the most underserved and marginalized women and girls who are particularly vulnerable to violence.

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:25

One investor may find one way that works for them, and another investor might find something completely different when it comes to portfolio picking. Of course if investors end up selling winners too early, they will most likely be leaving too much profit on the table.

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:22

Hariri made his threat in an interview with the French broadcaster CNews. A senior Lebanese official said the consultations at the presidential palace in Baabda aimed to help Hariri's government "get back on its feet", after weeks of political instability triggered by Hariri's November 4 resignation, announced in Riyadh, Reuters reported.

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:06

Budweiser added that it was always "pushing the boundaries of innovation" and stated that the "collective American Dream" had inspired them to work their hardest to make Martian beer a reality. The announcement came at this year's South by Southwest conference with the goal of offering a colonized Mars the same enjoyments offered on Earth. Budweiser's barley will catch a ride to the ISS during SpaceX's CRS-13 cargo supply mission December 4.

by | November 28, 2017 | 02:04

Officials believed the people inside the boat may have been from North Korea due to a pack of cigarettes found among their belongings, according to the Japan Times . It is believed the fishermen have already returned to North Korea. They were found with a pack of cigarettes with Korean writing, other personal belongings and life jackets that had Korean lettering on them, authorities said.