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by | February 09, 2018 | 14:44

All officials spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss details of the attack. CNN could not independently verify these claims or videos. "On the other hand, it is reported that the regime used chemical weapons containing chlorine gas in the region", Aksoy said.

by | February 09, 2018 | 14:45

But she has not yet received a commitment. Police in MI, where Nassar was sentenced, have said they are investigating the claims against Mr Geddert. Earlier this week, senators introduced a bipartisan resolution for creating a special Senate committee charged exclusively with investigating the U.S.

by | February 09, 2018 | 14:23

The problem with price inflation is that it could prompt additional interest rate hikes from the Federal Reserve , which in turn could hurt stock performance. Does he actually think we're unaware of what's happened in this country in Oklahoma City, Las Vegas, Charleston, South Carolina, Newtown, Connecticut, and elsewhere - the sites of are some the worst mass murders in USA history, each committed by Americans? White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Tuesday defended the ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 14:12

The video reveals Sanchez swerve suddenly as the vehicle flips in a violent crash that ejected her younger sister, causing fatal injuries. The 18-year-old was driving while livestreaming on Instagram when her 2003 Buick veered off the road and overturned into a field, ejecting Jacqueline out of the back window.

by | February 09, 2018 | 14:09

The separation of SoftBank's activities, essentially into investing and telecommunications arms , will bring "greater clarity and thereby better respond to the various needs of investors", the company said in a statement. SoftBank could also launch an offer on the open market. What is clear is the Vision Fund is a money making machine. A finance industry source said Swiss Re had always been looking for an anchor shareholder who would recognize the full value of the company.

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:59

Really who is to blame? "It provides what the Pentagon needs to restore our military's edge for years to come", said House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis. They share our nation with us. "Vote against this budget". "We stand with almost 90% of Americans that agree Dreamers should be protected". The Trump administration, which favored approval of the measure, was preparing for a "lapse" in appropriations, an official with the Office of Management and Budget said, commenting only on condition of ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:33

The unexplained change of date has caused consternation, with some in both South Korea and the United States believing it to be North Korea's attempt to steal the spotlight from the Winter Olympiad. South Korean media have been speculating about whether Kim Jong Un will send a personal message to Moon through his sister and, if so, whether it would include a proposal for a summit between the two leaders.

by | February 09, 2018 | 13:17

The demilitarized zone (DMZ) offers visitors coming to South Korea for the Winter Olympics a surreal mix of doomsday military installations and tourist attractions, where gift shops and tour buses mix with razor wire, land mines and massive "rock drops" rigged with explosives to block roads for invading North Korean armies.

by | February 09, 2018 | 12:35

Sports include figure skating , alpine skiing , bobsledding, curling, snow boarding and ice hockey . Patrick Chan of gold medal-favorite Canada fell on both of his quads but rallied in the back half of his program to take third. The opening ceremony is Friday night, and figure skating training and qualifying competition in events including women's moguls were underway in the morning.

by | February 09, 2018 | 12:35

The Wisconsin Republican said Thursday he believes the House will have the votes to pass a massive bipartisan budget deal announced by Senate leaders on Wednesday . Congressman Mark Meadows , chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, has called the plan "eye-popping and eyebrow-raising". Speaker Ryan did not do much to assuage Pelosi, saying through a spokesperson that he "has already repeatedly stated we intend to do a DACA and immigration reform bill - one that ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 12:17

Canada previously sold eight Bell helicopters to the Philippine armed forces in 2015. "We're going to make sure, before this deal or any other deal goes through, that we are abiding by the rules and the expectations that aren't just, sort of, values, but actual rules that Canadian governments have to follow when we're looking at deals like this".

by | February 09, 2018 | 12:05

Rescue operations after a devastating 6.4 magnitude natural disaster that rocked Taiwan's tourist area of Hualien this week started to wind down on Friday, with the death toll at 10 and seven people still missing. "We will not rest until all are found", Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen said on her official Twitter account. "I had to keep composed so I could carry on my work".

by | February 09, 2018 | 11:54

Moon is also scheduled to hold a summit with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, during which they are expected to discuss the North Korea standoff and the sensitive issue of "comfort women", a euphemism for girls and women forced to work in Japan's wartime brothels.

by | February 09, 2018 | 11:49

The stock increased 0.25% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $63.96. Trading volume for Whiting Petroleum Corp. was 6.76 Million in its previous trading session. for 32,657 shares. Brookmont Cap Mgmt, Texas-based fund reported 194,611 shares. Ameriprise Fincl Incorporated stated it has 17,299 shares. ValuEngine raised shares of Whiting Petroleum from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, November 9th.

by | February 09, 2018 | 11:38

Rain will carry into the beginning of the work week for the first half of the day. A strong storm will be possible since there will be some surface-based instability involved, but for now the overall severe weather threat looks low. Highs will be in the mid and upper 50s. Despite the continued rain chances, temperatures will at least stay mild with highs in the 50s and low 60s next week.

by | February 09, 2018 | 11:21

For NRIs, Aadhaar or Passport Number is required for NEET (UG), 2018 application process. In case, these particulars do not match, the candidate will not be able to fill the application form of NEET (UG), 2018. the year of his/her admission to the 1st year M.B.B.S./B.D.S. Course. Moreover, they must have obtained a minimum of 50 percent marks in physics, chemistry and biology/biotechnology at the qualifying examination.

by | February 09, 2018 | 11:06

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer celebrated the new budget agreement but made little mention about what isn't coming with the new two-year agreement - a plan to protect the "Dreamer" immigrants. Paul is speaking on the Senate floor on Thursday afternoon. But if an agreement is reached shortly after the deadline, most operations would not be affected.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:58

The Senate will vote by 1 am at the latest to take up a short-term spending deal to fund the government through most of March, paired with a larger budget deal that would set government spending levels for the next two years. The vote was the first big step in a rush to pick up the pieces of a budget and spending plan that had seemed on track hours earlier. "We're in risky territory here", Schumer said, noting that Paul was flirting with a politically damaging government shutdown.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:54

Q: When are the Olympics? The Winter Olympics in Peyongchang run from February 9- Feb. 25. Q: How many medals will be awarded? Felix Loch will be taking the helm for his country on Day 1 as he looks to claim his third successive gold medal.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:48

It's highly unlikely that the luncheon will lead to an immediate breakthrough in global tensions over North Korea's nuclear weapons development, but just holding such a meeting seemed unimaginable only a few months ago. North Korea's foreign ministry official Cho Yong-Sam said: "We have no intention whatsoever to meet U.S. authorities during our visit to the South".

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:44

Lok Sabha member of the Congress, Sushmita Dev, said in a statement later that Mr. Modi should apologise to Ms. Chowdhury and the nation for speaking in a manner which encouraged disrespectful behaviour towards women. "Ask any woman, she would not accept it", she told journalists outside Parliament. No sooner had the House mourned the death of its former member Frida Topno and the listed papers were laid on the table, Congress members were on their feet protesting against Modi's dig at ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:17

According to Mike Bresnahan of Spectrum SportsNet , the Lakers will not buy out Thomas' contract and he's expected to stay with the team for the rest of the season before he becomes an unrestricted free agent in the summer. I'mma just say this here, point-blank, to get it over with - and then you can go ahead and post it on whatever bulletin boards you want to: You are not going to want to mess with the Cavs this year.

by | February 09, 2018 | 10:11

Tuesday, indicating the vessel had run aground and they were abandoning ship onto a life raft. The US Coast Guard and local first responders are searching Buzzards Bay Thursday for what might be a mariner in trouble, a search that began Wednesday night when someone made three calls for help on the global distress radio channel.

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:49

He said: "We are very focused on long-term economic growth, and we believe that the policies that we have enacted, including tax reform , are very positive for long-term economic growth". "The President's tax cuts and regulatory reforms will further enhance the USA economy and continue to increase prosperity for the American people". The Dow rose 5.8 percent in January but declined 4.1 percent for the week, the worst weekly record since 2016.

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:47

The court gave the General Assembly until Friday to send a replacement to Wolf, who would then have until February 15 to submit it to the justices if he supports it. "Any state-law challenge to HD36, HD37, HD40, HD41, and HD105 thus must be filed in state court, where state judges familiar with the state constitution can address the unsettled question of how N.C.

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:26

The 4.8-mile (seven-kilometre) parade route goes past the city hall before ending at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, a landmark made famous by the movie Rocky . They all seemed to be a little bolder, a little brighter - a little prouder - during Thursday's Super Bowl victory parade up South Broad Street and the Ben Franklin Parkway.

by | February 09, 2018 | 09:09

The agreement would also ensure funding for domestic priorities pushed by Democrats including disaster relief . Just before the deal was formally made public, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi announced she was opposed to it, and while she didn't encourage her caucus to vote "no", her statement raises questions about whether there will ultimately be enough Democratic support in the House to pass the bill .

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:51

There were no incidents of violence, but the bandh elicited a good response in the state, with business establishments and educational institutions remaining closed and state transport buses remaining off the roads. The Aam Aadmi Party unit of the state held a rally in Besant Road, while others protested on the Eluru road. YSRC president and Leader of Opposition Y S Jaganmohan Reddy took a day's break from his ongoing foot-march to join the protest at Dandigam in SPS Nellore district.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:51

In response to those words, nearly every player from all 32 National Football League teams took part in some sort of protest against the president that weekend. Has Trump actually invited them? "If I told you that I was invited to a party by an individual I believe is sexist, or has no respect for women, or I told you that this individual has said offensive things toward many minority groups...

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:43

The 2018 first-round pick that the Lakers have acquired from the Cavaliers is reportedly protected. His future in Los Angeles remains up in the air while the team seems poised to make a run at prominent free agents in the summer, which could include James.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:26

In Japan, Pence says he will meet with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to show "solidarity", in the face of the North Korean threat and with USA service members who would be among the first to respond to a crisis. Pence is taking the father of Otto Warmbier, an American student who died previous year after being imprisoned in North Korea for 17 months. North Korea has been accused of stealing billions of won worth of cryptocurrency past year.

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:17

In the report, many women said they felt they could not report Kruse for fear it would hurt their careers, the Oregonian reported. "The evidence. In a letter sent to the Secretary of State Dennis Richardson Office on Thursday, Kruse said, "Please accept this notice of my resignation from the office of State Senator - District 1, effective March 15, 2018".

by | February 09, 2018 | 08:16

And speaking. And speaking. The idea of making her stand on the House floor came to her at 4:30 a.m. on Wednesday. She went on to say, "The young people are our future and these dreamers are part of that". Trump said he would support a path to citizenship for 1.8 million Dreamers but is demanding measures that Democrats and even some Republicans oppose.

by | February 09, 2018 | 07:58

The memos have become the recent focus of the committee's probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, taking attention away from investigations into whether Trump's campaign was involved. Schiff told CNN on Tuesday that he is concerned over how much in his version could end up being redacted. On Saturday, Trump wrote that the memo " totally vindicates "Trump" in probe" and argued the Russian Federation investigations are a politically motivated "witch hunt".

by | February 09, 2018 | 07:54

The latest deal also includes an increase in the federal debt limit, said Representative Chris Collins, Republican of NY, though Senate leaders did not immediately announce that piece of the agreement. Further to that figure, around $90 billion in additional funding will be dedicated to disaster relief for victims of wildfires and hurricanes of recent years.