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by | March 15, 2018 | 09:19

Two pilots ejected from the aicraft at around 4.30pm local time and a rescue effort is now under way, according to the US Navy . Crews are searching for the pilots. The crash remains under investigation. A rescue helicopter dropped two divers at the crash site, but she did not know if they found anyone. "In the air, I saw fire".

by | March 15, 2018 | 09:21

The alert at Northwestern came shortly after hundreds of university students participated in the National School Walkout . The university tweeted: "NU EMERGENCY: Person with gun on Evanston campus". "More info will be provided when available". However, after checking the area, they found "no evidence of a victim, scene, or gunman". Police said they determined the report was not credible and were "prepared to call the incident a hoax".

by | March 15, 2018 | 07:32

Bangladeshi-origin MPs Rushanara Ali and Rupa Huq and their Pakistani-origin colleagues Afzal Khan and Mohammad Yasin are the four Labour party MPs to receive the same kind of package in their parliamentary offices within the Palace of Westminster over the last two days.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:50

The stock had a trading volume of 598,818 shares, compared to its average volume of 536,097. About 863,161 shares traded. (NYSE:ABR) has risen 21.94% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. On 9/12/2017 Brandywine Realty Trust announced a quarterly dividend of $0.16 3.82% with an ex dividend date of 10/3/2017 which will be payable on 10/18/2017.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:33

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Much of Saturday should be quiet with highs in the mid-40s to near 50, but we could see a rain or snow shower late Saturday into early Sunday as low pressure passes by to our south. A chance of snow showers between noon and 3pm, then a chance of rain showers after 3pm. Chance of precipitation is 80%. South wind 10 to 15 miles per hour.

by | March 15, 2018 | 06:25

Mr. Trump and Mr. Cohen did not even bother to respond. The parties to the hush agreement included Clifford, Trump and Essential Consultants. Daniels was renting Munyan's L.A. Clifford asked for help paying attorney's fees, out-of-pocket costs associated with the lawsuit, security expenses and any damages that might be awarded against her by the courts.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:44

Robert Dunham, the executive director of the Death Penalty Information Center, expressed doubts about the method in 2015, when the law was being changed to allow for nitrogen executions. Oklahoma officials said they had chosen nitrogen in part because it is often used in places where assisted suicide is legal. Forty-eight inmates are on death row.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:36

Xiangyi's evident contempt was perhaps against one such softball, rather long monologue-ish question asked by journalist Zhang Huijun in the press conference, on the sidelines of China's annual parliament. The moment was quickly turned into memes, with many referring to the two journalists based on the colour of their outfits - Zhang wore red, the colour of the Chinese Communist Party , while Liang wore blue.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:32

Ferguson says U.S. President Donald Trump's threatened 25 per cent tariff on steel and 10 per cent on aluminium "impacted on a lot of places in Hamilton that ship to the United States, including an erosion of consumer confidence". A heavy lobbying blitz by Canada after the tariffs were first announced March 1 helped convince the US administration to exempt Canadian steel when the final announcement was made last week.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:25

In a new low for ties, India-Pakistan relations are now caught in a vicious cycle of reprisals which was initiated because of, as Indian authorities say, a raid on a residential complex for Indian diplomats by ISI in Islamabad . One official was quoted as saying, "Aggressive surveillance, violation of physical space and tailing of [Indian] officers in close and risky proximity is a perennial issue" inside Pakistan.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:24

The snow is meant to fall Saturday evening into Sunday evening so be careful when travelling and allow extra time to accommodate for delays. The Met Office has today (Wednesday) officially put a weather warning for snow in place for Sunday across the region.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:01

Opposition leaders on Wednesday advocated, with renewed vigour, for a grand alliance to defeat the BJP in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections after it was crushed in the by-polls to three Lok Sabha seats, especially in Uttar Pradesh where an alliance of arch rivals SP and BSP sealed the BJPs fate.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:52

The Finns are the happiest people in the world, according to the World Happiness Report , which ranks 156 countries according to wealth, life goals, corruption, freedom and other factors in defining quality of life. The main focus of this year's report , in addition to its usual ranking of the levels and changes in happiness around the world, is on migration within and between countries.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:45

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin has come under fire for his lavish taxpayer-funded travel and his leadership of the department. . Two sources familiar with White House discussions, who spoke to the Associated Press (AP) on the condition of anonymity, said Trump has considered moving Energy Secretary Rick Perry to the VA to "right the ship".

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:39

Broadcom's board was meeting on Tuesday night to formalize its plans and it could make an announcement as soon as Wednesday, the two sources added. It was just a matter of time before Broadcom conceded defeat after Trump's intervention and it decided not to drag things out any more than necessary.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:37

Yury Holub was second in 47:07.5, while Thomas Clarion of France took the bronze in 47:24.4. She also won bronze in cycling at the 2016 Rio Paralympics after she switched sports. The Dunedin skier's success takes New Zealand to two medals overall, following Corey Peters bronze in the men's downhill sitting event last Saturday.

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:34

Golding previously urged supporters to continue following the group on other social networks following its Twitter ban in December. The company has not revealed exactly which posts were in violation of its policy, nor said anything about the precise nature of their content.

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:54

He noted that the Cardinals had a total of five wins in the NCAA's first two quadrants. Two big runs by Notre Dame sealed the fate of the Hampton Pirates on Tuesday night as they fell to the Fighting Irish 84-63 inside Purcell Pavilion in the opening round of the National Invitation Tournament .

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:28

If his is fired, he will likely lose his retirement benefits. The inspector general, Michael Horowitz, announced past year that he would investigate several contentious decisions made at the F.B.I. The inspector general's report, which led to the recommendation from the disciplinary office, has not been released but is expected out soon. The inspector general's office declined to comment.

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:04

He said the Rescue ambulances are shifting the injured to the Sharif medical complex and other nearby hospitals. Around 25 people were also injured in the attack. Ashraf said numerous wounded were police and three were hospitalized in critical condition. Nature of the blast is not known yet. It was such a powerful blast that its sound was heard several kilometers from the site.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:48

The Reserve Bank of India has suspended letters of undertaking (LoUs) or assurances for overseas credit after the Rs. 12,600 crore Punjab National Bank (PNB) extortion was uncovered a month ago. According to the CBI, Shetty as deputy manager of the Brady House branch of PNB issued the LoUs fraudulently during the period 2016-17 for the benefit of absconding accused Modi and his companies.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:44

The result was Merkel's tightest ever: 35 fewer votes for her than grand coalition seats - and just nine votes beyond the absolute or "chancellor" majority. "We have a lot of work ahead of us", Merkel said after the formal signing of the coalition deal with the SPD on Monday. Later in the day, the new government ministers are also expected to be sworn in before the cabinet meets for the first time this afternoon.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:22

Former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonWoman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Trump: CNN, MSNBC "got scammed" into covering Russian-organized rally Pennsylvania Democrats set to win big with new district map MORE sprained her hand Monday after tripping and falling on stairs at a palace in India , the Britain-based Daily Mail reports.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:15

Pi is the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter. Blaze Pizza: Build your own custom pizza for $3.14. Bojangles': Bojangles' will offer three sweet potato pies for $3.14 all day Wednesday. - Whole Foods: Get large bakery pies for a $3.14 discount on March 14. Cici's Pizza Buffet: Participating locations have a coupon for a $3.14 dine-in buffet with the purchase of an adult buffet.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:09

An ICC prosecutor announced last month that she was opening a preliminary examination into alleged extrajudicial killings stemming from Duterte's anti-drug crackdown. Duterte, a former prosecutor, had said the ICC could not have jurisdiction over him. On several occasions, he called the global body " useless " following ICC calls for probes into Duterte's notorious 'war on drugs .' .

by | March 15, 2018 | 01:30

But Tillerson wasn't just a thorn in Trump's side. Trump also thanked Tillerson for his service. Only Pompeo and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin publicly defended him. Paul could make the process hard particularly for Pompeo. Mr Tillerson's dismissal follows a wave of departures and turmoil in Mr Trump's inner circle.

by | March 15, 2018 | 01:26

Earlier in the morning, the government's Ministerial Committee for Legislation voted in favor of the bill following overnight talks between Netanyahu and ultra-Orthodox coalition partners for an agreed version of the bill. Under the compromise, ultra-Orthodox parties agreed to support the budget if the conscription legislation passes an initial parliamentary reading this week, with a final vote to be held this summer.

by | March 15, 2018 | 01:22

Carrying a weapon on a school campus without authorization (which Alexander doesn't have) is illegal in California. The teen did not suffer life-threatening injuries. It's unclear why the teacher was displaying the firearm. The man was just to explain the attendees about pistol safety when the weapon went off, the slug hitting the ceiling.

by | March 14, 2018 | 10:00

Instead of imposing costs on American businesses and consumers and putting those whose livelihoods depend on imports out of s job, President Trump should address the real causes of our economic problems: the welfare-warfare state, the IRS, and the Federal Reserve.

by | March 14, 2018 | 09:46

Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh , and senior Congress leaders such as Ghulam Nabi Azad , Mallikarjun Kharge, Ahmed Patel, AK Antony, and Randeep Singh Surjewala were also present at the dinner. Those conspicuous by their absence included Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati, Trinamool Congress chief and West Bengal C M Mamata Banerjee and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav.

by | March 14, 2018 | 09:40

Former U.S. officials and serving European officials were at a loss to gauge how the switch would affect negotiations between the United States and three European powers - Britain, France and Germany - that are also parties to the agreement.

by | March 14, 2018 | 08:07

Chandrababu Naidu said that he recalled PM Modi's speech in which he said that "the Congress killed the mother (Andhra Pradesh) by delivering a baby (Telangana)". "We have asked nothing more than what has already been promised to us", the Assembly resolved in the absence of the principal opposition party YSRC and the silence of BJP members.

by | March 14, 2018 | 07:07

On Friday, March 9, the video was released by the To The Stars Academy of Arts and Science (TTSA), a private group of scientists, aerospace engineers, and talented team of researchers now led by Blink 182's former guitarist, Tom DeLonge .

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:56

The president announced a 10 percent tax on imported aluminum and a 25 percent tax on imported steel, carving out exceptions for imports from Canada and Mexico. And, you know, when we only represent just over 20% of the world's economy, only 5% of the world's population, if we don't trade, we don't grow. "It's something I'm very upset about".

by | March 14, 2018 | 06:45

The apex court was hearing a batch of appeals and cross-appeals from the Bar Council and foreign law firms challenging two high court judgments that had held that foreign law firms and lawyers can not practise in India. The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Bar Council of India (BCI) on a plea for ban on lawmakers from practising as advocates. It also ruled that Business Process Outsourcing companies working on legal services can operate in India because they are not required ...