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by | December 28, 2017 | 03:21

Northern Syria has been handed over as a terror corridor. As fresh tensions simmer in the Israeli-occupied West Bank following US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Erdogan and Deby said the move could have a negative impact on peace and stability in the region and would entail a risk of completely destroying the foundations for peace.

by | December 28, 2017 | 03:11

Harriet the Bald Eagle, an airborne resident of North Fort Myers, hatched the baby eagles via livestream. Thousands of people watched via web cam Tuesday as a baby eagle hatched in Florida. Since its inception in September 2012, the SWFEC has received more than 115 million views from more than 190 different countries worldwide. "So we'll hopefully see him or her emerge today if all goes well", said Virginia "Ginnie" Pritchet McSpadden, whose family owns the land where the eagles live ...

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:39

And on Monday night, he took to his favorite social media platform to announce his ambitious plans for the next day. "I hope everyone is having a great Christmas, then tomorrow it's back to work in order to Make America Great Again (which is happening faster than anyone anticipated)!" It remains to be seen whether he will be striking any deals on the back nine.

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:22

Oregon, along with five other states, will run out of CHIP money this month. Last week, Congress approved $3 billion for CHIP that will keep it funded through March. Some states can not meet the required 30 days of advance notice to families that their benefits are being terminated. The year-end continuing resolution required a 60-vote margin to pass the Senate, where the Republicans control only 52 votes, giving the Democratic caucus significant leverage in how to structure the legislation.

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:17

Recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital puts the United States out of step with the rest of the world, and legitimises Israeli settlement-building in the east - considered illegal under worldwide law. Guatemala and Honduras are both reliant on United States funding to improve security in their gang-ridden territories. On the threshold of the UNGA vote, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley had stated that Washington, the largest contributor to the worldwide body, would remember ...

by | December 28, 2017 | 02:14

Later, Mr. Modi remembering his good old days with the BJP tweeted, "In Shimla , relished coffee at the Indian Coffee House and reminisced old days". News of the prime minister's visit spread, and soon the venue was swarmed with supporters wanting to take a picture with the prime minister. As many as 13 chief ministers from different states attended the ceremony.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:21

About 6.90M shares traded or 82.59% up from the average. Union Pacific Corporation is a railroad operating company in the United States. It has outperformed by 14.75% the S&P500. It also leases real estate properties to franchisees. Da Davidson & Com has invested 0.19% in Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE:WY). The company has market cap of $302.94 million.

by | December 28, 2017 | 00:39

Dalton Jr. was originally named a person of interest in the case, but later a first-degree murder warrant was issued for him. Police identified the victims as John W. Omaha police said the "Douglas County Attorney's Office will coordinate extradition efforts with the County Attorney's Office in Tennessee". Authorities say three people have been killed inside a northeast Omaha home.

by | December 27, 2017 | 23:14

The BJP retained power in Gujarat for sixth consecutive term as the party won 99 out of 182 Assembly seats. Speaking in the House, Jaitley said, "Many statements had been made on all sides during the elections". The remarks that triggered a controversy Addressing an election rally in Gujarat on December 10, PM Modi had said, "There were media reports yesterday about a meeting at Mani Shankar Aiyar's house".

by | December 27, 2017 | 23:11

But now there are wind chill warnings . Also, a lake effect snow warning (Lake, Geauga, Ashtabula counties) and a winter weather advisory (Cuyahoga County) are in effect until 4 p.m. With that said , be sure to limit you and your pet's time outdoors, as frostbite and/or hypothermia can occur within 30 to 40 minutes if your skin is exposed with these type of conditions.

by | December 27, 2017 | 22:38

The bag landed on a vehicle, crashed through the windshield and critically injured the front passenger, Marquise Byrd, of Warren, Michigan. Byrd, who sustained a serious head injury, was treated at the scene and transported to a local hospital.

by | December 27, 2017 | 22:06

It stands on the west side of the South Portico, rising nearly as tall as the White House itself, and is one of two magnolias flanking the south entrance. "After reviewing the reports, she trusted that every effort had been made to preserve the historic tree and was concerned about the safety of visitors and members of the press, who are often standing right in front of the tree during Marine One lifts".

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:53

When police confronted Resendiz, he allegedly admitted that he put the boy's legs over his head and pressed, Fox 10 reported . Officers were called to a home near 12th Street and Camelback Road earlier this week in response to a child who was not breathing.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:54

The forces of Islamic State were this year defeated and expelled from nearly all the territory they formerly claimed in Iraq and Syria . "Due to the commitment of the Coalition and the demonstrated competence of our partners in Iraq and Syria, there are estimated to be less than 1,000 ISIS terrorists in our combined joint area of operations, most of whom are being hunted down in the desert regions in eastern Syria and Western Iraq", the USA -led coalition told Reuters in an emailed ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:36

The prisoner exchange, which involved officials on both sides working around the clock for days to agree a list of names and legal framework for the swap, offers some optimism for hopes of progress on a workable peace deal. Ukraine had pledged to release 306 people in exchange. Among those released were journalists, bloggers and activists who had been accused of spying or treason.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:23

Gallup has released their list of 2017's Most Admired Men and Women , and it seems that even though his presidency ended nearly a year ago, Barack Obama is still more popular than Donald Trump . "The incumbent president is the usual victor, since he is arguably the most prominent figure in the country-but when the president is unpopular, other well-known and well-liked men have been able to finish first".

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:10

Geely is buying 88.5 million Volvo A shares and 78.8 million B shares, giving it 15.6 percent of Volvo voting rights. Geely Holding bought Volvo Cars from Ford in 2010 and has been leveraging its ownership of the luxury carmaker to enforce its go-global strategy by marrying European styling and technology to Chinese production costs and manufacturing might.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:07

Reacting to the dropping of MCOCA charges against Sadhvi Pragya and Purohit, Congress accused BJP government of pressurising lawyers to help the accused. All other accused in custody were also subsequently given bail, with the exception of Dhawade, who has not applied for bail and remains in judicial custody in Taloja jail in Navi Mumbai .

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:21

Ameren personnel will work under the direction of incident management teams (IMTs) that were deployed to Puerto Rico Dec. 10 to support the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority's (PREPA's) regional directors. "This is a humanitarian mission as much as it is a power restoration mission". "We are committed to doing our part to help return regular electric service to all of the people of Puerto Rico", said Dudkin.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:19

With these unseasonably cold temperatures and a moderate westerly wind, wind chills of minus 35 to minus 45 have been occurring. Wednesday's overnight low temperature is expected to be -19C, with overnight temperatures likely to be around -13C for the remainder of the week.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:09

The 33-year old was initially arrested on October 9 at Hurghada Airport for possessing the pain-relieving drug, which is illegal in Egypt but not in the United Kingdom, due to its popular use as a heroin substitute. Her lawyers argued that her "confession" of intending to sell the drugs was mistaken because she did not understand the question in court. "They've stolen everything from her and she's too scared to stop them".

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:06

The Zenit-2SB carrier rocket with the Fregat booster and Angola's AngoSat satellite blasted off from the Baikonur spaceport in Kazakhstan at 22:00 Moscow time (19:00 GMT) on December 26. The project went ahead despite space cooperation between Russian Federation and Ukraine being suspended following Moscow's annexation of Crimea. The launch of the carrier rocket with Angola's satellite from Baikonur was postponed several times.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:36

Even for a region accustomed to plenty of the white stuff - this has been plenty to endure. The National Weather Service says it's the highest two-day snowfall total ever in the state. Pennsylvania state police and the state Department of Transportation are urging people to avoid travel, citing poor visibility and deteriorating conditions.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:09

Well, Astronomers said it as a meteor, and it looks like a golf ball. It happened at 5:52 p.m. Preville said the bright light disappeared about four seconds later. "The ones that would do really serious damage are rare, but not impossible", Janes said. The Mount Agamenticus Conservation Programme webcam on Mount Agamenticus in York County captured the event at 5:52pm, as did a security camera for the USA national weather service.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:08

It is also expected to become icy overnight and into Boxing Day morning, with those travelling urged to take extra care on the roads. There is no white Christmas in the United Kingdom again this year as temperatures rose higher than Spain and Turkey.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:03

Titans running back Demarco Murray suffered a knee injury in last Sunday's 27-23 loss to the Rams, leaving him either unlikely to play or limited vs. Rather than write numerous words, I'm attaching this chart, which shows who gets in based on the results of the Baltimore-Cincinnati, Buffalo-Miami, Jacksonville-Tennessee, and LA-Oakland games next week.

by | December 27, 2017 | 17:42

Wear layers of lightweight clothing to stay warm. There will be a slight chance of winter precipitation for north Alabama on Thursday morning and again Thursday night , according to the weather service in Huntsville. He said it isn't unusual for temperatures to drop like this at this time of the year. Sub-zero temperatures are unsafe for both people and their pets.

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:59

In September, it was over Rs 92,150 crore and in October it was over Rs 83,000 crore. The GST collection for July was more than Rs95,000 crore while for August, it was more than Rs91,000 crore. The government had then said that since implementation of some of the main features of GST such as matching of returns, e-way bill as well as reverse charge mechanism had been postponed, the tax compliance may not be up to the mark.

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:37

A San Jose-area quake with a magnitude of 3.9 struck Tuesday night, the second report of a tremor in that area of California that evening, SFGate.com reported. Peggy Wolf posted that her home was shaken in Pleasanton, while Ana Rosas from Dublin posted that her "bed swayed for a second". The U.S. Geological Survey said the shaking was also felt in Marin County, San Francisco, the Peninsula, East Bay and the South Bay.

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:23

It's hard to exaggerate the importance of today's poll which will seen one democratically elected government hand over to another for the first time in 73 years. No candidate was able to secure the 50 percent plus one valid votes cast required by law to be elected president in the first round on October 10. Young Liberians went straight from all-night Christmas celebrations to voting stations on Tuesday.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:58

She wanted to meet Rahul Gandhi, the 47-year-old chief of Congress. Ms Sikand tweeted, "Today my grandmother turned 107". Rahul in return wished the grandmother on her 107th birthday and also extended Christmas greetings. What the grandmother-granddaughter duo wouldn't have even imagined was that they would soon also be receiving a call from Rahul himself. The Congress chief's tweet about his dog Pidi, which was also a veiled attack on Rahul's detractors, grabbed several eyeballs.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:51

While Obama didn't specifically mention President Donald Trump - a frequent user of Twitter - he said those in leadership positions should seek to create a "common space on the Internet". "I miss the work itself because it was fascinating and rewarding and you knew that even if the politics of a certain issue didn't always work out well that by doing a good job there was somebody out there...maybe a mother who was anxious about a sick child and now had a doctor or your ability to protect ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:08

The First Lady's parents are also at the residence for the holidays. 'That's better than asking for some toy or something, that's better right?' Trump and his wife spoke with kids on separate telephones as they sat in chairs on opposite sides of a Christmas tree in the living room of the President's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida .

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:06

In a tweet last night, it said "critical medical cases" were being moved to the capital of Damascus after months of waiting, during which at least 16 people are believed to have died. The evacuations came as a group of Syrian rebels, pinned down in a strategic area where the Israeli and Lebanese borders meet with Syria, said they had been given an ultimatum by government forces and their Iranian-backed militia allies: Surrender or face certain military defeat.

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:26

Trump travelled from his Mar-a-Lago resort on Tuesday to the Trump International Golf Club to play golf with Georgia Senator David Perdue, PGA tour player Bryson DeChambeau and former pro golfer Dana Quigley, the White House said. Trump is spending his first Christmas as president at the same place he spent last Christmas as president-elect, but, like his previous presidential vacations, Trump insists that he'll be consumed with work through the Christmas break.