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by | October 18, 2017 | 01:23

Justice Binta Nyako , however ordered Senator Abaribe and the two other sureties to explain the IPOB leader's whereabouts. "On Tuesday, if the Federal Government fails to produce him in court, then the trial will not go on". They were brought in by prison officials amid tight security at about 10:00am. Justice Nyako, in her ruling on April 25, granted bail to Kanu. Kanu, who was granted bail by the judge on April 24, 2017, was not present in court on Tuesday when his trial was slated to ...

by | October 17, 2017 | 23:39

Status: 150-acre fire at 5 percent containment as of 8:45 a.m. Tuesday. A new wildfire that started Monday night in the Santa Cruz Mountains has prompted evacuations in the area around Boulder Creek, according to fire officials. The steep, rugged terrain poses a major challenge for firefighters. "We'll be here today and tonight", Sherman said. The dirt roads in the area also are very narrow, Sherman said.

by | October 17, 2017 | 23:11

Utah Retirement Systems decreased Biogen Inc (NASDAQ:BIIB) stake by 1,200 shares to 38,914 valued at $10.56 million in 2017Q2. The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by LEECH DOUGLAS J on 06/22/2017, and was a disposition of 1,529 shares with a final price of $39.01.

by | October 17, 2017 | 23:07

President Donald Trump's negotiators have also proposed adding a new, US -only content requirement of 50 percent, meaning it wants half of every vehicle traded under Nafta to be built in the USA, the official said. "However, higher requirements for North American content would actually incentivize manufacturers to cease trading under the agreement and instead simply pay the low USA most-favored nation tariff".

by | October 17, 2017 | 22:39

Certain government officials from Venezuela were also barred. The judge's order Tuesday prevents acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson from implementing the latest travel ban . They later dismissed one of the challenges to the March version of the ban . The government has said the new policy was based on an objective assessment of each country's security situation and willingness to share information with the U.S.

by | October 17, 2017 | 22:29

General Motors plans to test vehicles in fully autonomous mode in New York in early 2018, according to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. The fleet of self-driving Chevrolet Bolt electric cars from GM will be tested in Manhattan in a "geofenced" area, meaning it is marked off with virtual boundaries using Global Positioning System technology.

by | October 17, 2017 | 22:24

In a statement last week, the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) said any deal must first include details on recognising Israel and disarming Hamas before it could be accepted. Fatah official Zachariya Agha told Arab media that Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is "expected to visit Gaza within the coming month", to seal the reconciliation deal.

by | October 17, 2017 | 21:50

Watch a live stream of the hunt for the cow in the video at the top of the page. First identified as a cow, the bull was cornered while running around the soccer fields on the south side of Prospect Park. As word of its escape made its way to the internet, the cow became a trending topic on Twitter. Information from ABC News was used in this report .

by | October 17, 2017 | 20:55

They said that police are conducting a sweep and all students and staff should shelter in place. The law enforcement officials said an anonymous call concerning the incident was placed around 12:05 p.m. The university also said that police are going through every building going door to door. Howard University is celebrating its 150th anniversary and homecoming this week.

by | October 17, 2017 | 20:34

Trump had been threatening for months to stop the payments. "President Trump's decision to end payments for cost-sharing reductions is a malicious and irresponsible act of sabotage that will harm millions of Americans across the country", said Rep.

by | October 17, 2017 | 20:21

The accident came just days after the pilot of a Eurofighter jet was killed Thursday on the approach to landing at a military base at Albacete, 300 kilometres southeast of the capital. The reason for the fatal crash is not yet known, but an engine failure has been listed as the likely cause. In the aftermath of the crash, witnesses and local media posted pictures from the scene, showing huge plumes of smoke billowing into the air.

by | October 17, 2017 | 20:24

The former Trump aide kicked off his ambiguous project with partner Lance Leifer, who like Scaramucci is a hedge fund manager. And it was Leifer who took the blame for posting the Holocaust exercise. Leifer, 52, isn't a social media novice. People on Twitter were swift to inform him of that. For the GQ interview, when asked what it is he does, Laifer said that he tries "to synthesize social media management with business plans".

by | October 17, 2017 | 20:20

Asked a second time more directly if he would block a broadcaster's license application based on content, Pai said he would "stand with exactly what I've said last month and for years at the FCC ". But Chairman Pai initially said nothing despite pressure from Democratic lawmakers and former FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler . Comcast Corp, which owns NBC Universal, also owns 11 broadcast stations, including outlets in New York, Washington, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Boston, Dallas and ...

by | October 17, 2017 | 19:45

Sheikhs family members had a scuffle with the assailants in which one of the militants identified as Showkat Ahmed was also killed. Showkat, who had joined the militancy in October previous year, was laid to rest at his ancestral graveyard in Tranz area of Shopian district today.

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:04

BJP National president Amit Shah said whatever CPM did, they won't be able to destroy the ideologies of the BJP or RSS. "I am asking the Kerala chief minister, whether he is prepared to take moral responsibility for the killing of 13 BJP/RSS workers in the state after the LDF government came to power".

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:06

Bongani Thomas Bongo is the new Minister of State Security. Former State Security, Minister David Mahlobo has been given the Energy portfolio - replacing Mmamaloko Kubayi , who is now in charge of Communications. The major change to Tuesday's reshuffle saw SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande cut from the executive. The SACP, a coalition partner with the ruling African National Congress (ANC), called on the ANC to take firm action against Zuma for damaging the organization.

by | October 17, 2017 | 18:04

The Firm operates in two divisions: the Motorcycles & Related Products (Motorcycles) and the Financial Services. The company reported its EPS on 6/29/2017. MA ended last trade at $46.62 a share and the price is up more than -20.09% so far this year. Analysts expect that Harley-Davidson will post $3.39 EPS for the current fiscal year.

by | October 17, 2017 | 17:26

As per the recent reports, Qualcomm has launched another lawsuit against Apple , requesting that a Chinese court levy a ban on the sale and manufacturing of iPhones within the nation. If we look at the actual figures, Apple is paying 18 dollars per smartphone and additional 5 percent of total iPhone sales as the royalty to Qualcomm .

by | October 17, 2017 | 17:19

The increase in recorded hate crime between 2016 and 2017 is a big jump on the increase between the previous two years, which stood at just under 15 per cent. the proportion of cases leading to conviction remains the same, so there is more detail to this than first appears". Some crimes were recorded as having more than one motivating factor.

by | October 17, 2017 | 16:28

Kim also made clear that the large-scale military exercises each and every year use "nuclear resources", and said the most unsafe is what he defined as a United States plan to carry out a "secret operation aimed at eliminating our supreme leadership".

by | October 17, 2017 | 15:42

Based on the latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings, Switzerland (11), Italy (15), Croatia (18) and Denmark (19) were the seeded teams, and were drawn against the unseeded sides, namely Northern Ireland (23), Sweden (25), Republic of Ireland (26) and Greece (47).

by | October 17, 2017 | 15:24

She also warned people that power cables that have fallen are live and risky so they should not approach when they venture out after the storm dies down. Earlier, a woman died when a tree fell on her auto in severe winds. Authorities in the Republic and Northern Ireland have said schools will remain closed on Tuesday to ensure the safety of staff and children.

by | October 17, 2017 | 14:21

Militia fighters celebrated in the streets and chanted slogans from their vehicles. From the city, the group planned attacks overseas. "Claims that the city is completely liberated from Daesh are false", the media representative of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) rebels, Mustafa Balli, has told Sputnik Turkey.

by | October 17, 2017 | 14:07

From Afghanistan, in addition to the Deputy Foreign Minister, a representative from the High Peace Council (HPC) also attended the meeting. Apparently, it was to encourage this change that the Trump administration made a decision to back Pakistan's efforts to revive the four-nation talks.

by | October 17, 2017 | 13:36

The officials - UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi, Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock and Director-General William Lacy Swing of the International Organisation for Migration - on Monday said a pledging conference would be held in Geneva on October 23, Xinhua reported.