by | December 21, 2017 | 19:02

After the EU decision, Uber said it probably won't see its business heavily impacted as it was already working under the transportation law the court imposed on them in most European countries. With the Wednesday decision being made, the 28 countries that make up the European Union must now regulate "the conditions under which such services are to be provided", the court stated.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:01

Uber said in a statement that the ruling "will not change things in most European Union countries where we already operate under transportation law" and that it will "continue the dialogue with cities across Europe" to allow access to its services.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:00

Uber didn't immediately respond to an email request for comment sent outside regular business hours. The investment would extend Didi's valuation to $56bn. Didi announced on Wednesday that it was looking to enter the neighboring Taiwanese market, and that it had authorized a franchise operator to carry out research in Taiwan on its behalf.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:53

Numerous rescued passengers were taken to the port village of Dinahican in Quezon province. Four people have been killed after a ferry carrying 251 people capsized off the Philippines coast. A tropical storm is forecast to hit the southern island of Mindanao late on Thursday or early Friday. The Philippines, which is archipelago of more than 7,000 islands on the Pacific typhoon belt, has a history of poor sea transport - with poorly regulated ships and boats that are often overloaded.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:45

In response, the South's troops sent a warning broadcast and fired some 20 warning shots from a K-3 machine gun at around 9:24 accordance with related rules, he said. "A joint probe into the details of their identities is under way". According to Yonhap , 15 North Koreans have defected this year including 4 soldiers.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:23

The U.S. Treasury Department said Wednesday, as head of the Chechen republic, Kadyrov "oversees an administration involved in disappearances and extra-judicial killings". The Magnitsky sanctions have been a point of tension between Moscow and Washington, even before Russia's annexation of Crimea sent relations spiraling.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:11

Some parents were able to pull their kids from class before the visit, according to the report . The parents claim that they would have wanted to keep their children home from school to protest against Donald Trump . Several parents reportedly took their children home when they learned Trump would be at the school. It's something He will never forget. In her role as first daughter, Trump has pushed for heavy focus on education in sciences, technology, engineering and mathematics.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:03

On Wednesday, news agency AFP reported that bitcoin prices plunged about 15 per cent in Asian trade as investor sentiments took a hit on news that a South Korean exchange had been hacked. It is thought that the reason North Korea went after digital currencies was in response to the financial sanctions placed upon them due to their nuclear weapon development and testing.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:54

About a half-dozen senators have been negotiating a bipartisan package prompted by Trump's decision to kill the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, an Obama-era executive action that granted work permits to almost 800,000 undocumented immigrants who came here as minors.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:51

Sanders was followed by former Vice President Joe Biden. President Donald Trump , the bill's salesperson-in-chief, lands at an overall 35% approval rating in this poll , his worst mark yet in CNN polling by one point. The NBC/WSJ poll also found that one-third of Americans say that the country is better off than it was when Trump assumed office, while 45% believe it is in worse shape than a year ago.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:44

Contrary to the latest rapprochement between the U.S. and People's Republic of China, the new document asserts an aggressive stance towards America's key trading partner. Noting that it was not surprising for the two major powers to have differences, Chinese Foreign Affairs Ministry spokesman Hua Chunying said yesterday: "These should be dealt with in a constructive manner on the basis of respecting each other's core interests and major concerns".

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:37

Homes in Chesterfield, the United Kingdom, have been evacuated as the Army bomb disposal squad have gone into a house linked to terrorism. "We work very closely with our colleagues at the north-east counter-terrorism unit and we will ensure we maintain these strong links in order to provide a high level of service and delivery to everyone in our community".

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:38

Recently released body camera footage shows a Florida police officer being dragged by a auto achieving speeds of up to 60 miles per hour. Police said a security guard in the neighborhood called authorities after spotting a man and a woman inside the auto who were unconscious.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:37

Latvala did not immediately return a text message seeking comment. The 66-year-old Republican senator from Clearwater handed Senate President Joe Negron his letter of resignation today, ending a four decade career. He returned to the Senate in 2010 after an earlier stint that ended because of term limits. The allegation about Latvala's treatment of the female lobbyist was the only one that Swanson said was not supported by testimony from Perrin Rogers and other witnesses over the past ...

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:23

A convoy of buses was carrying cruise ship passengers from the port in Mahahual to Mayan ruins when it ran off a narrow highway and flipped over Tuesday morning. "People consoling each other, still trying to figure out who was involved, as some of the tour buses have yet to return to the ocean liner", he said.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:12

Thomas has been vocal about his desire for vengeance on Danny Ainge for trading him and even called Ainge's words on the trade call to Thomas BS in his latest edition of The Book of Isaiah released Wednesday. It may take time for the diminutive Thomas to shake off the rust after a long layoff, but once he acclimatizes, the Cavs are going to be a much deadlier team.

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:56

In his scrum with reporters Wednesday, Trudeau did not attempt to downplay Dawson's findings, noting that accountability is critical for ensuring Canadians' trust in democratic institutions. But the ethics commissioner disagreed, indicating that Trudeau had not spoken directly with the Aga Khan in 20 years. She found they could not be characterised as "friends" and so the trips did not qualify as an exception that allows office-holders to accept gifts from friends.

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:59

The latest development came amid an array of resignations of the British government cabinet officials over the past months for sex-related allegations. Overall, Mr Green's conduct as a minister "has generally been both professional and proper", it said. "These statements therefore fall short of the honesty requirement of the Seven Principles of Public Life and constitute breaches of the Ministerial Code".

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:25

But at least two of Franken's colleagues - West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin in an interview for POLITICO's Off Message podcast to post on Tuesday. "Before I go, I want to spend some time sharing what I have learned in a series of speeches focusing on the challenges I came to Washington to address", he added.

by | December 20, 2017 | 08:50

Law, who died early Wednesday in Rome, was the Boston archbishop in 2002 when court documents revealed he had failed to stop priests who molested children. John Geoghan. Instead, Law promoted Shanley, who had admitted to sodomising boys and vocally advocated sex between adults and children, and even recommended him in his transfer to a California parish.

by | December 20, 2017 | 08:36

John Conyers settled a $27,000 sexual harassment complaint. The total of of settlements for all House offices, including member-led and non-member led, was $354,466. In fact, the Congressional Office of Compliance just today rejected a similar request for information from Senator Tim Kaine , D-Va., who sent a letter on December 6th asking for details on all sexual harassment claims made against senators, members of their personal and committee staff, as well as the total settlement amounts.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:48

Shots were fired by American guards during the incident, but the detained man sustained only cuts and bruises, Suffolk Police said in a statement. A US Air Force base in Suffolk was in lockdown on Monday after "significant incident", amid reports of a vehicle trying to ram the gates.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:47

Drug traffickers are were put alongside terrorists, murderers, and those accused of corruption as the country's worst criminals, which he said Australians didn't understand. Possession of small amounts of drugs can incur lengthy jail sentences in Indonesia and larger amounts can result in a death sentence. He faces charges of drug importation which, under Article 113 of Indonesia's drugs laws, is punishable by death, or anywhere from five years to life in jail.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:41

ValuEngine raised shares of Kindred Healthcare from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Under the purchase agreement, Kindred will continue to operate as a standalone company owned 40 percent by Humana, with the remaining 60 percent owned by the two equity firms.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:16

In the video, Red Raiders coach Kliff Kingsbury is addressing the team and he lets them know he has a message from the Patriots players before showing them the clip. He then transferred after one season and red shirted last season for the Red Raiders. He finished with 42 tackles, sixth-best on the team, and also had eight pass deflections, four breakups, forced four fumbles and recovered one fumble.

by | December 20, 2017 | 06:26

Over 250 visitors paused during the busy holiday season to gather at Andersonville National Cemetery and honor the military men and women who have fought and died for our freedom. Many Casper locals also spent their Saturday morning at the Oregon Trails State Veterans Cemetery to do the same. Funding for wreaths comes from both businesses and individuals.

by | December 20, 2017 | 06:09

Top police officials, when contacted, feigned complete ignorance about the diktat. Speaking to the Times of India in an interview, Hindu Jagran Manch president Sonu Savita said bringing toys and gifts for Christmas celebrations is a step towards forced religious conversions.

by | December 20, 2017 | 05:07

The information about the train's speed was retrieved from a data recorder in the rear locomotive. At a town meeting early this month, he said it was only a matter of time before the high-speed trains killed someone, and he asked for more safety improvements.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:51

The attack was defanged when Marcus Hutchins, a British cyber security researcher, detected a so-called kill switch within WannaCry's code. Mr Bossert, who advises the president on homeland security, said the allegation was "based on evidence".

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:43

She declined. Detectives were able to determine that Spark had also met with another inmate on November 25, 2017, 28-year-old Antoinette Napolitano , and that the two had met about three years ago while she was advertising as an escort on Backpage.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:11

When asked whether Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's high profile disagreements with President Donald Trump undermine him when working overseas, McMaster said no. "So, we don't have a lot of room left here to apply pressure to change their behavior". In a separate interview, Song also said that high-tech anti-missile drills held that same day by China and Russian Federation in Beijing were actually a joint effort by the U.S.'s two leading military competitors to defend against a potential ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:07

North Korea on Sunday marked the sixth anniversary of the death of Kim Jong Il with no major event, but repeated a call to pledge the same fierce allegiance to his son and the current government. The attention-seeking Kim is drawing criticism from North Koreans, who say he is trying to fix his image following the execution of his uncle-in-law Jang Song Taek.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:05

One of the fight participants kicked a victim in the face and then abandoned a young child in a stroller while she was being chased. The video shows a large group of women pushing, flailing, and kicking each other in a hallway of the mall.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:55

BAE Systems, which played a key role in the construction, said the ship could still sail and the problem would be rectified in the new year, a process expected to take a few days. "This is something that work is now ongoing to deal with", he said. Also on Tuesday, parliament's defense committee raised questions about the procurement of the F-35 fighter jets from a consortium led by Lockheed Martin which will eventually operate from the Queen Elizabeth .

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:30

Salah also propelled the Pharaohs of Egypt qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup set to be staged in Russian Federation having had a successful World Cup qualification campaign. The victor will be announced on January 3rd, 2018 at the State House Banquet Hall, Accra, Ghana. Al-Ahly is on the list next to Moroccan Wydad and Congolese Mazembe.