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by | November 10, 2017 | 18:21

The European Union and Britain will not be able to reach a comprehensive deal on their future economic relations by a two-year exit deadline, Germany's largest industry group BDI said on Friday, adding that the threat of a hard Brexit was high.

by | November 10, 2017 | 18:11

That same NBC News report added, "Mueller's team is also examining whether Flynn attempted to orchestrate the removal of a chief rival of Turkish President Recep Erdogan from the U.S.to Turkey in exchange for millions of dollars, two officials said".

by | November 10, 2017 | 17:57

If Congress can't pass legislation to replace the program, work permits will begin expiring in March. Almost two dozen House Republicans on Thursday pressed Speaker Paul Ryan to act quickly on legislation that would protect the DACA participants.

by | November 10, 2017 | 17:56

The Democratic frontrunner handed over about $20 million to help get the DNC out of debt. She couldn't rig the primary. This included decisions about scheduling debates, who should fill key posts and how messages should be shaped. "But now they choose to ignore this because it's the Democratic Party". You would think Democrats would want to acknowledge and learn from their mistakes.

by | November 10, 2017 | 17:54

If Republicans in Washington think Moore's decision to remain in the race amid these allegations is bad, imagine how they will feel if he actually wins and is seated in Congress. On the ground in Alabama, some Republicans were willing to downplay the allegations. Oh yeah. There's also that one guy who said everything was cool because of the Virgin Mary or something.

by | November 10, 2017 | 17:03

United States First Lady Melania Trump spent time with Beijing primary school pupils yesterday while President Donald Trump met Chinese leaders for bilateral talks at the Great Hall of the People. The First Lady finally got to see the "big, handsome wall" she was promised by her husband. Trump also toured the Great Wall of China, where she rode a cable vehicle, signed a guestbook for the iconic stop and walked along a stretch of the wall for about half an hour with a small group of aides ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 15:52

Russian Federation ripped the US government on Thursday for requiring its state-sponsored news organization RT to register as a foreign agent , warning of "an immediate symmetrical response". The Russian law does not restrict activity, but requires organizations to place the " foreign agent " label on all their documents. USA intelligence agencies in January described RT America TV as "a Kremlin-financed channel operated from within the United States, (which) has substantially expanded ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 13:40

This matter was taken up for hearing at 12.45 pm after it was mentioned in the morning at 10.30 am. The Law Ministry has proposed to appoint the Second National Judicial Pay Commission to recommend salary hikes for the 21,000 lower court judges.

by | November 10, 2017 | 13:23

On Veterans Day, all Americans can pause and reflect on the contributions of people who stood in harm's way. These fundraisers support our veterans' programs; Boys State, Girls State, oratorical contests and more. Friday night, Major League Baseball is holding its second annual Veterans Day Tribute at the Fall League game at Peoria Sports Complex. The World War I armistice was signed in 1918 on the 11th hour of the 11th day in the 11th month of the year.

by | November 10, 2017 | 12:37

At the heart of the original scheme were three "stateless" Irish subsidiaries that did not have to pay tax anywhere in the world. The BBC suggests that the company may have used this arrangement to sell its intellectual-property rights back to Ireland from the Jersey subsidiary.

by | November 10, 2017 | 12:29

Both men had been subject to anonymous attacks on the Hudsonreporter.com website in recent weeks - Bhalla because he is Sikh, DeFusco because he is an openly gay man. More than 45 percent of Edison was born overseas, and about a quarter of the township was born in India. Growing up as a Sikh American in 1970s New Jersey wasn't easy for Bhalla.

by | November 10, 2017 | 11:43

The United States said on Monday it would resume "limited visa services" in Turkey after getting what it said were assurances about the safety of its local staff. Last month, after a Turkish employee at the United States embassy was arrested, the embassy introduced this measure to minimise how many visitors they received while they "assess [ed] the commitment of the Government of Turkey to the security of our diplomatic facilities and personnel".

by | November 10, 2017 | 10:29

With the new measure, after every mass shooting "the American people will know that a tool to reduce these massacres is sitting in the Senate, ready for debate and a vote", Feinstein said . However, the ban expired in 2004 and was not renewed, despite signs that it was having a noticeable effect on curbing gun violence. Authorities have said a dozen of the rifles used by the suspect, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock, had been modified with bump stocks.

by | November 10, 2017 | 09:45

The school's fifth graders had the most challenging performances as they performed an intricate line dance to "Stars & Stripes" and performed "Taps" using xylophones and other instruments. During these divisive times, it's comforting to know our country can depend on those who have proven themselves capable of selfless service. David Keener, 57, is head custodian at Phillips Elementary School, but he also served in the Army.

by | November 10, 2017 | 09:34

Consequently, during his three-hour flight to Riyadh, Hariri might have realized that he got more than he had bargained for when he took Aoun as an ally, and more importantly, that the entire year spent avoiding thorny issues and underscoring national unity was a farce exploited by Iran to its advantage.

by | November 10, 2017 | 06:34

The judge has said at that time he will excuse a juror who has an approaching scheduling conflict. "When they said that it was going to be conspiracy, that they planned this, that's to me, I don't see that". The jury is considering 18 different counts as a part of Melendez's indictment including six counts of bribery, three counts of honest services fraud, one count of conspiracy, one count of interstate travel to carry out bribery and one count of making false statements on his congressional ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 05:36

Residents are encouraged to take steps to protect sensitive plants from the cold conditions. Temperatures are expected to fall below freezing after sunset Friday night and through Saturday morning at around 10 a.m. The predicted low is around 27 or 28 degrees. The city's record low for that date was 24 degrees, set in 1901. Wind chills will make the temperature feel like it's between the single digits and teens when the sun rises at about 7 a.m.

by | November 10, 2017 | 05:35

Trade ministers from the remaining 11 countries in the grouping of Asia-Pacific nations were meeting in Da Nang as Ardern arrived, saying the talks were "down to the wire" and that her Trade and Export Growth Minister David Parker had reported "tough going" arguing New Zealand's case.

by | November 10, 2017 | 04:51

Case 1000 revolves around alleged illicit gifts given to Netanyahu and his family by billionaire benefactors, most notably hundreds of thousands of shekels' worth of cigars and champagne from the Israeli-born Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan.

by | November 10, 2017 | 04:09

Ricardo Rodriguez duly converted the penalty in the 58th minute, putting the Swiss in the driving seat to qualify for their fourth World Cup in a row. Andrej Kramaric's third goal in his last two global appearances early in the second half extended Croatia's advantage even further - leaving their opponents with a mountain to climb ahead of the return fixture on Sunday.

by | November 10, 2017 | 03:44

MARLOW: A wreath will be laid at the Marlow war memorial, in the High Street, at 10.40am, followed by a service at 10.45am on Sunday. At the conclusion of the ceremony the President of the Boulder RSL Sub-Branch invites everyone to enjoy refreshments at the Boulder Ex-Servicemen's Club.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:51

On Wednesday, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation added Ferguson to their Top 10 Most Wanted list. Ferguson escaped with two inmates named Jeffrey Strong and Matt White, who were being held on drug and theft convictions. He has brown hair and green eyes. Two other escapees, Jeffrey Strong and Matt White, remain at large. Anyone with information on their whereabouts is asked to call the TBI at 1-800-TBI-FIND.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:41

Apple responded to the revelations in the Paradise Papers by releasing a detailed statement on Monday. The so-called " Paradise Papers " showed how Apple moved two of its Irish subsidiaries, including one holding most of its $252bn (£192.20bn) untaxed earnings, to the island of Jersey.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:25

January will bring in a new political landscape in Hamburg, with four newly elected Town Board members and a new highway superintendent. Democrats performed very well in very competitive borough council races in Kennett Square and Oxford as well.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:27

A generation later, America was drawn into the second World War and with each passing year, there are fewer and fewer veterans from that great war to tell their stories. According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs website, Veterans Day originated as Armistice Day on November 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I.