by | February 15, 2018 | 13:33

Eastern Illinois University and other state colleges also would have to pay a portion of their pension costs under Rauner's funding proposal. The shift, he said, will save the state $696 million in 2018. "This is the closest the Rauner administration has ever come to a real, balanced budget, which I appreciate", she said. He said as a result, lawmakers would carefully review the latest budget to ensure it is balanced and fills the needs of people in IL.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:28

For one, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries is still adhering to production cuts that have been in place since the beginning of 2017. West Texas Intermediate crude for March delivery traded at $58.90 after settling at $59.19 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:10

The woman, then four-months pregnant, had tried to intervene in a fight that involved her husband and two local CPM activists, when she got kicked in the stomach. On the woman's complaint, the Kodanchery police arrested her enighbour Naklikkattu Kutiyil Prajeesh. "An activist even threatened me that they will chop off my husband's legs, if we don't withdraw the case", the victim was quoted as saying.

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:11

In a tragic incident being reported from Kerala, a man was murdered by a group of unidentified men in the Kannur district on Monday night. Though he was rushed to hospital, his life could not be saved. Mottos, for example, 'ninte nalukal ennapettu (your days are numbered) can be heard being raised at the rally, purportedly went for Youth Congress laborer Shuhaib, who was killed in Mattannur .

by | February 15, 2018 | 13:07

In addition to the hike in minimum charge, the government also chose to raise the per-km incremental rise in fare from 64 paise to 70 paise. The Cabinet nod on Wednesday to hike the fares came in the wake of Tuesday's LDF meet okaying the proposal.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:50

Joyce became Nationals leader and Deputy Prime Minister two months later. Malcolm Turnbull is travelling to the United States next week and he confirmed yesterday Mr Joyce would be Acting Prime Minister. Labor used question time to focus again on whether the appointment of Campion to ministerial offices during 2017 represented a breach of the ministerial code of conduct , which explicitly forbids ministers employing their partners and also forbids the partners of ministers being ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:44

Red-faced tourism department officials affirmed Duterte's assessment on Saturday, saying it reflected worsening sewage conditions on an island known globally for its pristine white sands and crystal clear waters. Of the 150 business establishments recently inspected by the government, only 25 were connected to the sewage line, he said. "Clean the goddamn thing", he said he had told Cimatu.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:39

Both O'Neal and Robinson revealed their decisions to join the league last month, and now the Tri-State starting lineup is rounded out with Stoudemire's addition. Throughout his career, Stoudemire averaged 18.9 points (15,994 total) and 7.8 rebounds (6,632) in 846 career games. He spent 14 years in the National Basketball Association, including stops with the Phoenix Suns, New York Knicks, Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat.

by | February 15, 2018 | 12:26

The UNP took control of 18 councils and SLFP six. Buoyed by his success in the weekends local council election, Rajapaksa, 72, said the people have given the message that parliamentary election must be held now to bring in stability. It now has 106, but needs 113 for a simple majority. And if he is not appointed, they threatened to form a UNP-led government and challenged the President to deny them the right.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:58

Newsom. The cause was alleged by Cooper to be a stuck accelerator pedal. Cooper was treated and released from a hospital. "I can't, ma'am, I tried that already", Cooper told the dispatcher when she suggested shifting the automatic transmission BMW into neutral.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:51

Glover explained the reason behind the season's subtitle to Billboard : it refers to the time of year between Christmas and New Year's when people have packages stolen from their front steps. We just went into this why are we going to do seasons? Packages will get stolen off porches, where we were shooting my neighbor got her vehicle stolen.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:47

In a campaign announcement, Angus' campaign said that with all of the teenagers running, they figured he should throw his leash in the ring. Angus' proposed bid never left the ground. Despite the crushing blow, Woolley says he firmly believes that Angus would have been a very good governor , bravely leading the people of Kansas with his siblings Babe and Max by his side as Lt.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:35

Speaking further, the United States top foreign affairs diplomat said that the US-led coalition must redouble its efforts as the terror group attempts to evolve into an insurgency that threatens Afghanistan, West Africa, the Philippines and other countries.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:24

The filing deadline in Tennessee is April 5. Tennessee Republicans are beginning to look like they are capable of screwing up a one-car funeral. There are concerns, though, from some Republicans that Democrats would have a decent shot at flipping the seat: One recent poll , conducted by Republican pollster Glen Bolger and obtained by Fox News, shows Democrat Phil Bredesen with 47 percent to Blackburn's 45 percent in a hypothetical matchup.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:18

This seat in Sarasota is the Republicans' backyard. "I will be accessible, transparent, and fully committed to this community that has provided me and my family so much". By 2 p.m. Monday, voters had already cast 27,525 votes, a turnout of just over 22 percent. Long story short, despite Trump's somewhat improved poll numbers , he remains historically unpopular for a president early in his second year, and Republicans are paying the price at the polls .

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:43

Charles R. McIntyre, executive director of the state lottery, who called the winning ticket "the most valuable piece of paper on the planet, more valuable than a Rembrandt", said it would take some time "to get that much cash in the state".

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:34

The killing follows another incident just days ago in which police said a suspected poacher was mauled to death and eaten by a pack of lions near South Africa's Kruger National Park, which is close to the Umbabat reserve. "He was from the Masingiri area at Mavudza Village in Mozambique". The worker was subsequently found alive and well the following day, which led to suspicions that the deceased might have been a poacher, after a hunting rifle and ammunition was found in the vicinity of ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:23

On Tuesday film had an unexpected rise when it earned 6.12 crores and Wednesday will be more because of Valentine's day and Shivratri which is an important holiday. PadMan was initially slated to release on January 25 but was postponed after the makers of Padmaavat approached Akshay Kumar requesting him to push his film.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:09

Three other climbers were with the man when he fell. The 3 individual climbers made it safely off the mountain under their own power just before 7 p.m. At least 27 people have died on Mount Hood since 2002, according to Portland Mountain Rescue , a non-profit volunteer search and rescue organization.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:00

The mortality rate for indigenous children under four years old has fallen from 217 per 100,000 in 1998 to 145 per 100,000 in 2016, but it is still far higher than the rest of the population. Mr Wyatt addressed the WA parliament and Aboriginal elders on Tuesday at the 10th anniversary celebration of the apology to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and spoke of his deeply personal connection to the stolen generation which "dominated" his father and grandmother's lives.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:59

Gilbert served his sentence and has been volunteering with the Spartansburg Fire Department since 2010. The chief of the Spartansburg Volunteer Fire Department, who is a registered sex offender, resigned from his position Sunday after heavy public scrutiny over his 2001 conviction of molesting a 4-year-old girl.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:57

Invited by Moon for lunch at Seoul's presidential palace, Kim Yo Jong verbally delivered her brother's hope for a summit with Moon in Pyongyang, a meeting that she said would help significantly improve ties after an extended period of animosity and diplomatic stalemate.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:53

I would like to know if Kodiyeri (Balakrishnan) will still stand by his statement on Indian Army's immoral behaviour with the women. "Instead of trying to teach RSS nationalism, I would request CPI (M) to tell its secretary that his motherland is not China but India", Kummanam's post added.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:31

Barry Bennell (64) was convicted at Liverpool Crown Court today. Bennell had a seven-year association with Manchester City and also worked in Crewe's youth academy for around the same period of time, establishing a reputation as one of the outstanding youth-team coaches and talent spotters in the business.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:28

The robots were equipped with camera sensors to detect the blue and red flagpoles in their path and turn as they raced down a beginner's hill. Some competitors, like the one above, made a beeline for the flags. The tournament required that robots have two legs and stand over 50 cm tall, with joints at the elbows and knees and an independent power source, according to Reuters .

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:25

RBI has issued definitions of different resolution plans and an indicative list of financial difficultly, and directed lenders to share data on certain defaulted borrowers with the central bank's database on large exposures on every Friday.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:14

Taiwan's official Central News Agency says the deceased include nine mainland Chinese, one Philippine national and two Canadians. The rescue mission to free the family that was staying at the Meilun Hotel, part of the Yun Men Tsui Ti building, was hindered due to severe damage caused to the building, bad weather and continuous aftershocks.

by | February 15, 2018 | 09:06

SpaceX conducted a static-fire test - in which the booster's rocket engines are fired up - of the Falcon 9 on Sunday. This weekend the company intends to launch, upon its Falcon 9 rocket , the first pair of demonstration satellites - named Microsat 2a and 2b - for what it has dubbed as "Starlink" ; the duo will be the secondary payloads on the rocket, with the primary payload being Paz, a radar observation satellite built by Airbus for the Spanish government.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:59

Cuomo had previously suggested that counties should fund the change at a local level. "We are taking action to protect hardworking New Yorkers from this attack from Washington", Cuomo said in a statement. The governor's office says counties must have one early voting site for every 50,000 residents. Voters will have at least eight hours on weekdays and five hours on weekends to cast early ballots.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:52

The features named by China were the Jinghao and Tianbao Seamounts, located at about 70 nautical miles east of Cagayan; the Haidonguing Seamount further east of the area at 190 nautical miles and the Cuigjao Hill and Jujiu Seamount that form the central peaks of the Philippine Rise undersea geological province itself.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:31

Despite Ireland's bonus point win over Italy , star centre Robbie Henshaw's injury is proving a worry and could have a lasting impact on where the Six Nations title ends up. "I think we identified how much line speed Italy brought into this game, and we made sure we adjusted ourselves". " It's interesting to hear that Earls was discussed as an option because we hadn't really thought about it but I think I'd prefer to keep him out on the right wing, where he's flying ", Pat McCarry ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:06

He is the all-time leader in moguls skiing victories and his streak of 13 consecutive World Cup wins is the most in history, but this Olympic gold was the medal he has craved since losing out to compatriot Alex Bilodeau in 2014. Taking smooth lines and landing deft tricks off the jumps all night, he showed enormous consistency to push through the first two finals in second and fourth.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:39

Last month, Rio quit the NPF, which he formed after leaving the Congress in early 2002 and joined the NDPP. "But he must have realised his chances were very slim", he said. The standby candidate for the NDPP and the NPF candidate withdrew their candidatures today thereby rendering Rio uncontested. He announced that Neiphiu Rio as the chief ministerial candidate was also the choice of the central BJP leaders.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:12

Season five guest star RuPaul has been named as one of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People. Grace and Frankie first debuted on the platform in May 2015, and marked Fonda and Tomlin's first project together since the 1980 film 9 to 5 .

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:23

The cause of the crash was not immediately clear. Investigators quickly ruled out a terrorist attack in Sunday's crash of the An-148 regional jet bound for Orsk in the southern Urals. "I extend my deepest condolences to you, to the families of the victims, and the people of the Russian Federation on the crash of the Saratov Airlines plane on 11 February 2018".