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by | February 03, 2018 | 00:50

An Amtrak passenger train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck south of Charlottesville, Va. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , a California Democrat who is in frequent legislative battles with her Republican colleagues, said she is "praying that all are well both on the train and off".

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:37

Great Britain's four-man bobsleigh team will also learn whether they are to receive a retrospective Olympic bronze medal from Sochi 2014 when Cas makes its ruling. The Russian doping scandal has been a huge stain on recent Kremlin history and an embarrassment for the Russian public as sports has been epic for Moscow since the Soviet days.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:31

Seema Verma, now CMS administrator, served as a consultant for the state at that time. Under the new extension, Medicaid beneficiaries will also be required to pay tiered premiums based on how much their income is and they can be locked out for failing to pay for a certain number of months.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:28

The meeting comes at a particularly sensitive time , as the Winter Olympics are about to get underway in South Korea. "Today he lives in Seoul, where he rescues other defectors , and broadcasts into North Korea what the regime fears the most - the truth", Trump said during his address to Congress.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:19

Football fans in Enugu say they are proud of the home-based Super Eagles' performance at the ongoing 2018 African Nation Championship (CHAN) in Morocco. Both Morocco and Nigeria are playing in the final of the competiton for the first since it's maiden edition in 2009, and the Eagles will be hoping to make another history on Sunday.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:21

It said that 27pc of customers are now on triple- or quad-play bundles incorporating phone, TV, broadband and mobile packages. Operating costs at the company reduced by €10m in the three month period, while on a half yearly basis costs declined by €15m or 6pc.

by | February 03, 2018 | 00:13

Furthermore, Russia is developing " at least two new intercontinental range systems, a hypersonic glide vehicle, and a new intercontinental, nuclear-armed, nuclear-powered, undersea autonomous torpedo ". The decision to go ahead with the new cruise missile is just one of the policy changes outlined in a Nuclear Posture Review ordered by President Donald Trump in one of his first actions as president.

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:49

The Russian rating agency Expert RA believes that the report prepared by the US Treasury Department on the adverse impact of sanctions against the Russian sovereign debt on the global financial market is a neutral event for markets, chief economist of Expert RA Anton Tabakh told TASS on Friday.

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:37

The Budget for 2018-2019 claims that the government would bear the 12% contribution to the to the retirement corpus of salaried individuals in the Employees' Provident Fund for the first 3 years of their employment. 70 lakh formal jobs have been created this year, the minister added. But analyst say that reduction in the EPF contribution should not have been done.

by | February 02, 2018 | 23:17

Hanesbrands Inc now has $7.82B valuation. The stock decreased 0.68% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $119.6. About 69,171 shares traded. PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP, INC. also announced decreased position in WEC Energy Group, Inc. 9,606 were reported by Cap City Trust Fl. Clearbridge Invs Ltd Liability Com owns 1.49M shares or 0.16% of their United States portfolio.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:56

Parents pick up their children from Sal Castro Middle School in Los Angeles , California, Feb. 1, 2018. A15-year-old girl was struck in the wrist by a bullet and is in fair condition. Fire Department. He was shot in the temple and was "extremely lucky" that the bullet missed vital structures, said Dr. Aaron Strumwasser, a trauma surgeon.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:46

It would also admit a bigger number of skilled workers. Trump absolutely loves to exaggerate size of any kind. It's a perfectly typical number for a second-year-in-office address . It was an obvious statement , but one highly charge with significance in today's politically-correct climate, because apparently the only people who can "dream" these days are the children of illegal immigrants.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:46

Trump's speech at a Republican retreat set the tone for the strategy going into negotiations over the fate of the so-called DREAMers, undocumented immigrants who grew up in the US but could face deportation beginning March 5 if Congress doesn't give them legal status.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:34

At least three PKK terrorists were "neutralized" in an air operation early Friday in northern Iraq, according to a military source, Anadolu reports. Turkey's military launched an incursion into northern Syria's Afrin region against the US -backed YPG militia two weeks ago.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:26

He also has some words of advice for SA Rugby's director of rugby Rassie Erasmus , who is heavily favoured to take over the Springbok coaching reins. It was widely reported in South Africa that SA Rugby would force Coetzee out of the job, with just a possible compensation deal the only complication because he still had two years left on his contract.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:21

Pope Francis is sending a sex crime expert to Chile to look into claims Bishop Juan Barros covered up sex crimes committed by his influential mentor, the Vatican said in a statement Tuesday. The Vatican statement also said new evidence had emerged. There now was what the source called "a gentleman's agreement" on seven government-backed bishops who would be made legitimate after seeking a papal pardon but that it still had to be formalized.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:18

Michael Haddock reported that his dog, Ryder, received a notice from the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) under the name "Michael Ryder". In 2014, 17.6 million US residents older than 16 had their identities stolen, according to the most recent data from the Bureau of Justice Statistics.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:12

Duterte had accused the rebels of using the peace talks as a cover to stage attacks, including one past year that left a young girl dead. Human rights group Karapatan denounced the arrests and called for their release, arguing that Baylosis was sickly and posed no threat.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:10

The Justice Department and Democrats say the memo could harm national security and mislead the public. Democrats have accused Nunes of altering the memo after the intelligence panel voted to send it to President Donald Trump for potential public release.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:08

The latter is where the latest news drops , as a truck driver made his way past several warning signs and drove through the ancient glyphs, leaving "deep tire marks" according to CNN in an area 50 meters by 100 meters and damaging at least three of the geoglyphs .

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:59

The South and North will also field a combined ice hockey team to compete. The ceremonies at the Villages saw the Olympic flag raised by Reserve Officers' Training Corps, before the respective Mayors declared them open. The event will take place from February 9 through the 25 in PyeongChang, South Korea. Lee Hee-beom, the chief organizer for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics, called for "emergency measures" to boost ticket sales for the quadrennial event on Thursday.

by | February 02, 2018 | 22:01

The United States is reportedly set to announce an arms embargo against South Sudan on Friday, a week after its ambassador to the United Nations made a similar call. Machar is now in exile. Once started, supporters sought arms to eliminate their opponents using child soldiers and rape to continue the perpetuation of disaster.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:48

Some liberal journalists have condemned the arrest on the basis that the contempt of court was applied despite repeated apologies-an unusual practice since the Court usually forgives after a rescinding of the offending statement. PML-N leader Captain (r) Safdar reacted to news of Nehal Hashmi's disqualification by stating that it seemed as if notices may have to be issued to 22 crore people.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:42

On her presence in the VIP area at Ollies nightclub in the hours before the alleged rape in June 2016 she told Mr Kelly it was nothing to do with rugby plays being there. Initially, she said she wasn't going to go to the police because she didn't think they would believe her, but she later said it was "the best decision" she's ever made.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:36

No fewer than 90 people lost their lives on Friday in the latest migrant tragedy in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya . On 1 January, the European Union asylum agency reported that the count of migrants seeking asylum in southern Europe halved in 2017 , marking a second consecutive year of falling numbers.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:38

She stood close to the window and at one point turned and walked towards the back of the room and said, "I have seen enough of him". After his second wife, Mary Jean Pearle, sought a separation, he beat her savagely on Christmas Day, pounding her head and tearing out chunks of her hair.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:32

Eighteen people were injured when a van mounted a footpath before crashing and bursting into flames during rush hour in Shanghai's financial centre, officials said. A terror attack was speculated because terrorists have resorted to driving vehicles into crowds of people. The pedestrians were gathered at a street crossing when they were hit.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:29

Police in the Iranian capital, Tehran, have arrested 29 people for their involvement in protests against the country's compulsory headscarf law. Mohammad Jafar Montazeri, Iran's General Prosecutor described the protests as "childish", "minor" and "not worthy of attention".

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:32

The second line of "O Canada ", which has said the nation inspires patriotism "in all thy sons ", will now read "in all of us ". Shortly after the vote, the bill's proponents celebrated. The original English lyrics of the national anthem were " thou dost in us command " before it was rewritten to "in all they sons command" in 1913. "This is an issue for the Canadian public to decide, not just a couple of Independent senators".

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:30

Parliament said in a statement on Friday that that Mbete had written to EFF leader Julius Malema‚ indicating that she had chose to schedule their requested motion of no confidence for February 22. It added: "It can not be correct that because there is a threat of disruption (by opposition parties), that we tell the President, as the Head of State, not to come to speak here".

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:06

North Korea will soon be able to strike the United States with a nuclear weapon even though, at this point, Pyongyang still has not proven that its ballistic missiles can hit its big enemy, U.S. "For both countries marching together at the opening and closing ceremonies will be a very historical moment". The process of finding and appointing another nominee for ambassador to South Korea is expected to take several months, and the prolonged absence will continue to cause concern about ...

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:07

Selena felt the experience was positive and considered it "a tune-up". An inside source revealed that the 25-year-old entertainer went to NY just after the New Year started and checked herself into an on-site rehab facility. This isn't the firs time Gomez has taken a break to concentrate on her health - in 2016, the actress announced she was stepping away to "focus on maintaining my health and happiness" after suffering from a number of side effects caused by her lupus, including anxiety and ...

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:04

Head coach Eddie Jones has named a starting XV that boasts 689 caps with England captain Hartley set to make his 90th appearance for the Red Rose. "We've got a fantastic squad that have all prepared really well", added Jones . Lawes has emerged as one of the great success stories of the Eddie Jones era, developing from a player who was in danger of failing to realise his potential into a versatile back five forward whose form demands selection.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:56

The train was carrying Republicans from the House and Senate along with their families. "Please join me in praying for those in the truck we collided with", said Tillis on Twitter. Carrie Brown, human resources manager at Buckingham Branch Railroad, which leases the stretch of track and is responsible for maintenance, said Wednesday that she was unaware of any problems with equipment at the crossing.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:56

The four migrants who were shot were transported to a local hospital. At least a dozen others were injured during the almost two-hour clashes, with about 22 people being hospitalized. " This is a degree of violence previously unknown ", Collomb said. Authorities say around 600 migrants are in the Calais region, though humanitarian groups put the number at 800.