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by | December 02, 2017 | 00:35

Merkel's party stressed however that was it was seeking is a renewal of its alliance with the SPD, to form a "stable government" for Europe's biggest economy. "We need a fresh start in the European Union", he said. In particular, he said he would demand German support for Emmanuel Macron's proposals for a Brussels-based finance minister and single budget for the Eurozone.

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:37

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized its Renewable Fuel Standards (RFS) of how much ethanol and biodiesel may be blended into the gasoline supply. Chet Thompson, President and CEO of the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers, said EPA did "exactly what Senator Grassley demanded, bowing the knee to King Corn".

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:30

The company is blaming the closures on the fact that more people are choosing to do their banking online . Trade union Unite accused RBS of "decimating" the network and "betraying communities". The bank, which is still still 72 per cent owned by the taxpayer, has blamed the cuts on customers moving to bank online or on mobile. But the trend has prompted fears for communities being left without a bank in their town and those unfamiliar with the developments of the digital age being cut ...

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:23

Shehzad's brother Tehseen Poonawalla, who is also with the state Congress, quickly declared that he "officially ended all relationship with (Shehzad)". He has been selected and not elected as VP. "We can be judged on merit, not on the surname", he said. In response, Shehzad's brother Tehseen tweeted that he and his wife are breaking all relations with Shehzad, who they said should have discussed his concerns with the party internally, instead of airing "dirty linen" with the public and media.

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:17

At first, Brandenburg state police reported on Twitter that re was "confirmed" suspicion that it was an explosive device. They evacuated the area around the city centre Christmas market to examine the package. The police pointed out that it was a cylindrical object with cables, nails and batteries, but had not found any detonators. Visiting the Berlin market on Monday, Germany's acting federal interior minister, Thomas de Maiziere, urged people to be "attentive but not fearful".

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:16

The significance of today's plea deal by former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn , in which he pleaded guilty and agreed to cooperate with the Special Counsel , can not be overstated. If the government has agreed not to prosecute Flynn on the much more serious charges his alleged connections with Russian Federation could have triggered, then it's probably getting something very significant in return.

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:12

In total, Ole Miss was accused of 15 Level 1 NCAA violations, according to Schlabach's report. It is not the "death penalty" some thought the NCAA would invoke. While Freeze got the go-ahead to résumé his career Friday, it's time for Ole Miss to finally look in the mirror and admit it had a culture problem.

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:12

Moore is running for an open US Senate seat in Alabama amid accusations of sexual assault and allegations that he pursued relationships with teenage girls while in his 30s. Kimmel considered whether Moore's request to "do it man to man" meant that Moore wanted to fight him. "I'll wear a Girl Scout uniform so you can have something to get excited about." Kimmel says: " Roy Moore was reportedly so creepy around young girls that he was banned from the mall in Gadsden, Alabama".

by | December 02, 2017 | 00:15

Russia's ambassador to the United Nations this time chimed in , saying the latest missile test was an example of yet another demonstrative disregard of Security Council resolutions, and as such deserved "the most resolute condemnation". The US has been demonstrating to North Korea its military might by staging a number of exercises in the region, some jointly with its allies South Korea and Japan.

by | December 01, 2017 | 11:32

But anybody who died in the desert and Mediterranean without documents; to prove that he is a Nigerian, there is absolutely nothing we can do", he said. He advised Nigerians in Cote d'Ivoire to be good ambassadors, warning that those who tarnish the image of their country would be repatriated. SERAP urged President Buhari to "seize the opportunity presented by the summit, to push for a joint EU-AU global commission of inquiry to investigate allegations of slave auction in Libya".

by | December 01, 2017 | 10:41

Kelle Louaillier, president of Corporate Accountability International, said that while ousting Tillerson, former CEO of ExxonMobil, might otherwise be a positive step, having Pompeo in charge of the U.S. Nor was it clear whether either Pompeo or Cotton had been formally approached by the White House about the potential new roles. Under Tillerson, whose ties to the president have been strained, State officials have felt largely sidelined from policy-making and complain that their department ...

by | December 01, 2017 | 10:33

The BJP is leading in 11 nagar nigams including Lucknow , Varanasi and Gorakpur although the trends are not that encouraging for the party given the fact it had won 10 of the 12 mayoral seats in 2012. It will start at 8 a.m. and results are expected by evening. The Adityanath government, soon after assuming office in March, had constituted two municipal corporations of Ayodhya and Vrindavan-Mathura.

by | December 01, 2017 | 10:18

If provided with the needed federal resources - at a level consistent with what states typically receive after a hurricane of this magnitude - Governor Rosselló will be able to build back and build back better. Florida is expected to receive the most evacuees - since October 3, more than 195,000 people have flown from Puerto Rico to Florida through major airports in Tampa, Miami and Orlando.

by | December 01, 2017 | 09:36

The North Korean missile launched on Wednesday, the Hwasong 15, reportedly flew higher than any other previously tested by the DPRK. Russian Federation has rejected calls to cut ties with Pyongyang, and accused the United States of deliberately provoking North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.

by | December 01, 2017 | 09:34

Prince Miteb's arrest fueled speculation that the crackdown was more about tightening the crown prince's grip on power, a claim he dismissed as "ludicrous" in an interview with the New York Times' columnist Thomas Friedman this month. The public prosecutor has made a decision to release several individuals and will proceed with the prosecution of at least five others, the official said.

by | December 01, 2017 | 09:14

In the process, Mirabai became the first Indian to win a World Weightlifting gold after 22 years. Chanu is now working with Indian Railways and comes from Manipur. On her final visit to the arena, Chanu lifted the bar weighing 109kg and then waited for the Thai athlete's last attempt. "Mirabai Chanu gives total credit to her coach Vijay Sharma for this medal".

by | December 01, 2017 | 09:03

The newspaper report, attributing the information to an unnamed source, said a blast in the Upper Kurram area was initially reported by the villagers to the authorities but later an informant told that it was a U.S. U.S. officials have always been frustrated by what they see as Pak's reluctance to act against groups that they believe exploit safe haven on Pakistani soil to launch attacks on neighbouring Afghanistan.

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:50

It was to no avail, as the Nuggets ruled him out for the night with an ankle sprain. Coach Michael Malone said after the game that Jokic would get treatment, and his status for Saturday's game is unknown. Jokic leads the team in points, rebounds and assists. He has followed up by averaging 15.9 points, 11.0 rebounds, 4.6 assists and 1.5 steals this season.

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:31

The project is now still in its planning stages, with no specific timeline in place for when the first stores might open. Is In-N-Out America's favorite burger spot? In addition to the distribution facility, there are plans in the works for an eventual restaurant at the primary corner of the Victory Ridge development at Interquest and Voyager parkways in Colorado Springs.

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:21

India's membership was strongly pushed by Russian Federation while Pakistan's entry into the grouping was backed by China. India and Pakistan, formerly only observers in the SCO, joined as full members in June 2017. The Chinese premier reiterated his full commitment to the all-weather strategic cooperative partnership between the two countries. Abbasi will also be holding important bilateral meetings on the summit's sidelines.

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:22

A report in Dawn said three burqa-clad men entered the directorate and started firing. In 2014, more than 140 people, mostly students, were killed in a gun-and-bomb attack at an army-run school in Peshawar . All roads leading to the area have been cordoned off as the operation went underway. The injured were rushed to Khyber Teaching Hospital Peshawar .

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:17

We all, especially ladies, have to take precautions. Kher made the comment in context to the alleged rape of a woman by an auto-rickshaw driver and two other men in Chandigarh on November 17. The Congress Party on Thursday slammed BJP MP Kirron Kher for her remark on a Chandigarh gangrape victim that suggested victim-shaming on her part.

by | December 01, 2017 | 08:01

With temperatures in the 30s, a firefighter in hip waders trod through the water as lights attached to two firetrucks illuminated the scene. Police publicly identified Trail and Boswell as persons of interest in the case earlier this week.

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:51

Sunday. The frantic mom also shared that Heaven suffers from bipolar disorder and is now not taking her medication. However, police say that her note indicates she may be headed for California. Heaven Ray Cox is a 15-year-old white female with brown eyes and blonde hair cut past her shoulders. "He is a predator who manipulated her online into believing that he is her friend".

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:55

He said Conyers was hospitalized for stress-related issues. No details about his condition have been released. Until recently, the woman was unknown, but after Conyers "vehemently denied" the claims of sexual harassment , she has now come forward to tell her story.

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:41

Modi said Aadhaar will now be used against benami property . "I think you have to realise that you are the prime minister of this country, you have to bring in a statesmanship-like element and you have to forget that everything is 24x7 politics, in terms of connecting the unconnectable", he said.

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:40

April Ryan , American Urban Radio Networks Washington bureau chief, one of the few minority female journalists credentialed to attend the White House daily press briefings, said it was no mistake that she had yet to receive an invitation for the yuletide event.

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:26

Friedman. That situation led to the blockade on November 6th of all the Yemeni land, sea and air ports by the Alliance led by Saudi Arabia, which supports President of Yemen Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi. United Nations officials have warned that Yemen faces the risk of the "world's worst starvation in many decades". Borisov is the first Bulgarian prime minister to visit Saudi Arabia since the countries established diplomatic relations 20 years ago.

by | December 01, 2017 | 07:24

In a two-minute online fireside chat (literally by a roaring fireplace), Nessel responds to the firehose of allegations with a case for electing more women: "We need more women in positions of power, not less". "Right now I want to tell you what you can expect me not to do. And it has me wondering - can we afford not to?" Nessel then promises not to sexually harass her staff, tolerate such behavior in other workplaces, walk around in a half-open bathrobe, nor use taxpayer money to "join ...

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:40

However, several heinous crimes including crimes against women like rape, sexual assault and molestation, have shown an upward swing. The State recorded 2,479 cases of rape of minor girls, followed by Maharashtra and UP with 2,310 and 2,115 such cases, respectively.

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:38

All seven victims have been taken to hospital for treatment. Three defendants were among those injured. It read: "Today, on November 30, at 11.20, in the Nikopol court, during a hearing of the case on murder, the victim's father pulled out two grenades and blew them up".

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:35

Crops and mud houses are also likely to face the brunt of Cyclone Ockhi. Cyclonic storm "Ockhi" over Comorin area at 11.12 am on Thursday that kicked off 75 km per hour along Kanyakumari moved westwards at a speed of 32 kmph during the last six hours which is 70 km south of Kerala capital.

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:22

Trump will visit Salt Lake City to detail plans to shrink the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments, according to the report , which added that he will not visit the monuments or stay overnight in the state. Hatch's spokesman, Matt Whitlock, said Tuesday that the president also is expected to meet with leaders of the Utah-based Mormon church during Monday's visit.

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:12

In October, a seven-year-old Palestinian girl was hospitalised after settlers threw stones at her family's auto in the occupied city. But the Israeli military claims that Odeh was shot after "throwing stones" and "lightly wounding two settlers", during the confrontation.

by | December 01, 2017 | 06:08

She's about 30 pounds with blue eyes and brown hair. "My last memory with her was feeding her and putting her to bed and telling her I love her", said Mariah's mother, Kristy Woods . The U.S. Marine Corp has provided an osprey to transport the items directly to Quantico, so testing could begin immediately, those items will be a priority for processing so we can determine whether or not they contain any evidentiary value.