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by | December 29, 2017 | 22:42

Shiffrin is well on course to retain the overall World Cup title she won for the first time a year ago, as she leads the standings on 821 points with Germany's Viktoria Regensburg a distant second on 430. The final eight skiers, however, put it all on the line and began asserting command of the leaderboard thanks mainly to their first-run times. She still leads the current world cup standings overall, in downhill, slalom and giant slalom.

by | December 29, 2017 | 22:33

Some NATO countries have expressed worries that the S-400 system is not compatible with the alliance's weapons systems. Regardless, the potential sale of the S-400 has been one of the irritants in U.S. Russia and Turkey support opposing sides in the Syrian war, but Erdogan and Russian President Vladimir Putin patched up relations that were badly damaged when Turkish jets shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border in November 2015.

by | December 29, 2017 | 22:22

Tony Parker scored 14 points, including 10 in the first quarter as San Antonio bolted to an early lead. LaMarcus Aldridge scored a game-high 25 points and Pau Gasol added 17 points and 11 rebounds. The Knicks were behind from the opening tip, surrendering the game's first eight points. The Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard will miss Thursday game with a "return from injury management", the team announced .

by | December 29, 2017 | 22:12

The Anadolu Agency quoted an Israeli daily Yedioth Ahronoth as saying that air-raid sirens were sounded in the border communities of Sdot Negev and Shaar Hanegev. Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets of Gaza and the occupied West Bank for the fourth Friday in a row in protests against U.S. President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

by | December 29, 2017 | 22:05

Or they call local non-emergency numbers instead of 911, according to 911.gov. Just before 6:30 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a call of a shooting involving hostages in the 1000 block of McCormick in Wichita, according to Deputy Chief Troy Livingston.

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:52

The eight sitting legislators including five Congress legislators will formally quit as member of Meghalaya Legislative today. However, there is no immediate threat to Sangma's government as it has support of independent and allies. Mr Rowell, a veteran Congress leader of the state, later announced that all the eight lawmakers, who have quit, would join the National People's Party at a rally of that party next week.

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:45

During last 3 month period, 2.24% of total institutional ownership has changed in the company shares. The average revenue per share growth rate of WPX Energy, Inc . The insider Reed Cory J sold $972,253. Ameritas Inv Partners Incorporated holds 0.06% of its portfolio in WPX Energy, Inc . Beta is an important measure that gives investors a sense of the market risk associated with a particular stock.

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:47

He reiterated that point in his tweet on Friday morning, adding that a DACA deal needed to end "chain migration", the policy that allows naturalized immigrants to petition for relatives to come to the United States. Republicans and Democrats have been trying to find a legislative solution to prevent the Dreamers from being deported, but they left town without including a DACA deal in a short-term government funding measure, which expires on January 19.

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:13

Fangerous that #Trump and Co. He took to Twitter to lambaste the president's decision, accusing it of being part of a strategy to bring back "abstinence-only" sex education, among other "harmful policies". Numerous outgoing members were recently sworn in again. Scott Schoettes was among those who resigned in June. Additionally, the ONE Campaign released a report earlier this year on the potential impact of the White House's proposed $800 million cut to HIV/AIDS efforts.

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:12

Ms. Brown said an underweight male dog was inside the house. The owner of the dogs, Victor Vallejo Sr., told the outlet that he recently fell upon hard times and the utilities had been shut off at the house. "I wasn't staying there, but I was going back and forth feeding them", he said. She added the house's front yard was also fenced in. "I've been staying here and there at the moment".

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:53

The two countries have been working on the arms deal for around a year. Earlier this week, Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli said the two countries sorted out the remaining details behind the deal, agreeing that Ankara is to receive two systems and four batteries from Russian Federation.

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:49

Continuing its drive against illegal properties, the building department of South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) has sealed 29 commercial establishment officers/shops in Chhattarpur Bhati Road following the direction of Supreme Court-appointed monitoring committee.

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:35

On Tuesday and Wednesday the St. Cloud area was under a Wind Chill Advisory . An offshore low brings a chance for snow later Saturday into Sunday with a chance for snow showers lingering into Monday. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent. Gusts will range from 25-35 miles per hour throughout the state, making actual temps feel at least 10-15 degrees colder than they actually are.

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:32

Any freezing drizzle will be very light. Additional snow accumulations of 2-4 inches are expected. Partly sunny and cold , with a high near 7. Widespread haze. Chance of precipitation is 70 percent. Low: 34. High: 36, but dropping into the 20s by evening. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17-21 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 32 miles per hour.

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:30

Iqbal's remark comes after Chinese foreign minister Wang Yi on Tuesday said that China and Pakistan wanted Afghanistan to join the CPEC. India has looked askance at the project as parts of it run through Pakistan-administered Kashmir that India considers its own territory, though Wang said the plan had nothing to do with territorial disputes.

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:15

The fire left a mushy mess on the roadway because the truck was carrying thousands of pounds of avocados. Demand has remained extremely high in the United States and expanded in European and Chinese markets this year, while growers have struggled with bad weather that has pushed down yields.

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:08

As a result, the Powerball jackpot is now an estimated $384 million for Saturday's drawing. The odds of winning the Powerball jackpothave been estimated at around 1 in 292.2 million. The $384 million Powerball jackpot is the game's highest since August 23, when a record-breaking $758.7 million jackpot was won on a ticket sold in Chicopee - the largest jackpot ever won on a single ticket in US lottery history.

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:00

The shooter fled the scene and police are asking for help in finding the suspect. Following the shooting, which is said to have happened at around 7pm, Alleyne was rushed to a nearby hospital, but he later passed away. In response to the news of his death, Rihanna posted a tribute on Instagram, sharing a photo of them together and writing: "RIP cousin. can't believe it was just last night that I held you in my arms!" On Instagram on Wednesday, Rihanna posted a clip of her cousin ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 19:40

North Korea had threatened to punish all those countries who supported the bid for sanctions which was imposed following Pyongyang's latest intercontinental ballistic missile test. The US also issued sanctions on two North Korea citizens over their alleged involvement in the country's ballistic missile programme. Moscow has called for talks between North Korea and the United States, warning of a "risk of uncontrolled escalation".

by | December 29, 2017 | 19:39

The 21-year-old added that her mum had died saving her after she "was stabbed twice in the head once in my face and once to the back of my neck". "You're my hero forever and always and I'll never forget you and I promise I will get you justice".

by | December 29, 2017 | 19:38

Troy police on Thursday identified 36-year-old Shanta Myers; her children, 11-year-old Jeremiah Myers and 5-year-old Shanise Myers; and Mells as the victims of the quadruple homicide discovered Tuesday afternoon. "I believe it affects the whole community", said the Rev. Jackie Robinson, pastor of Oak Grove Baptist Church in Troy , who did not know the family.

by | December 29, 2017 | 19:36

In short, "drive high, get a DUI". Faced with more instances of DUID, state and local officials are reiterating the message that "DUI Doesn't Just Mean Booze". Thursday morning, the CHP Northern California Division honored Camilleri at the Bechelli Lane flag pole in Redding. "This is a very hard time for the family, the extended family of the department, myself and my command in Hayward".

by | December 29, 2017 | 19:05

Their names have not been released. The bodies of the two women and children were discovered in a basement by the building's property manager, who had received a call from the victims' relatives asking him to do a welfare check on the family.

by | December 29, 2017 | 18:13

The amount sets the budget level around Dollars 286 million (or five per cent) below the final approved level for 2016- 2017, and USD 193 million below the initially proposed budget level for 2018-2019, including all " add-ons ". causes, noting they were not imposed unilaterally but in negotiations with member states. "Thank you, Ambassador Haley". You dispel the darkness. The announcement was hailed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and by leaders across much of the Israeli political ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:51

The suspects Mihai Isvanca and Eveline Cismaru were arrested in Bucharest on December 15 as they attempted to leave the country, the DOJ and European law enforcement officials said. The pair is accused of taking control of approximately 123 computers that control cameras in the U.S. capital for four days starting January 9 and used them to send ransomware emails.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:37

Hossein Rahimi said "those who do not observe the Islamic dress code will no longer be arrested, nor will judicial cases be filed against them", according to a report by the semi-official Tasnim News Agency . But he said almost 8,000 people had been "educated" over rule breaches in more than 100 centres in Tehran province. Those cases generally led to fines and the impounding of vehicles.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:29

After a long discussion of his avid fandom of the Dawgs - including attending the same Bainbridge high school as UGA coach Kirby Smart - and his desire to catch their future legends on the historic gridiron at the Rose Bowl, Connell wrote, "I respectfully request that the court remove this case from the trial calendar of January 2, 2018, so that I may return home from the Rose Bowl that day".

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:23

The Status Yellow warning was extended to the whole country at 9pm on Wednesday by Met Eireann . "Snow accumulations of less than 2cm this evening /tonight". Friday will bring foggy and frosty conditions with scattered rain and hail storms with more widespread rain expected by late afternoon. 'But we are not talking about those extremes in the town and city centres, it is out in rural areas, more exposed areas, particularly over lying snow where you see temperatures drop the most'.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:22

While it was another rematch [VIDEO ], it was also a potential preview of the 2018 NBA Finals , and the Warriors stole the show. As a matter of fact, the Warriors superstar is averaging career-high 2.3 blocks per game this season and is the second-best shot blocker in the National Basketball Association.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:13

After extensive inspection and review, the assistance being sought from the Centre in the first phase has increased. The Central team that is touring Cyclone Ockhi-hit villages in Kerala to assess the damages on Wednesday sanctioned the first instalment of Rs 133 crore to the state government.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:52

Anand had earlier been joint leader along with Vladimir Fedoseev and Ian Nepomniachtchi, also of Russian Federation, at 10.5 points from a possible 15. In 1988, he became India's first grandmaster and held FIDE World Chess Championship since 2000 to 2002. President of India Ram Nath Kovind has congratulated Anand for winning the World Rapid Chess Championship.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:32

Israel responded by striking two Palestinian "terrorist targets" in the Gaza Strip with tanks and jets, a military spokesman said. No casualties were reported. A spokesman for the Hamas-run health ministry said nobody was injured by the Israeli fire. "A third rocket landed on a structure in the Shaar Hanegev Regional Council in southern Israel", it added.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:26

Met Éireann has issued two weather warnings amid forecasts that "Storm Dylan" will hit the country on Saturday night & early Sunday morning. Met Éireann has issued Co. The warning - which is valid until 1pm - reads: "Wind warning for South Wexford, Galway, north Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick and south Waterford".

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:03

During the autumn and early winter, cold air pours over the relatively warm lake waters, picking up moisture and depositing it as snow . Officials said the storm's timing was good, since people were off the streets and staying home for Christmas, giving plows more space to clear streets.

by | December 29, 2017 | 15:53

Well, while this became quite a news, all that leaped the situation is the lady constable slapping her back at the moment. In a matter of seconds, Kumari was left bewildered when the said lady constable retaliated, slapping the veteran Congress legislator in return.