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by | December 13, 2017 | 19:33

Despite the accusations against him, Moore ran a close race with Democratic opponent Doug Jones and also received President Donald Trump's endorsement. " Crockett replied . "... You seem to want to take the whole, 2,000 or 3,000 years of our history and y'all want to throw it out the window as if you're going to make your own rules, your own man-made rules and do whatever you want in sin, and that's part of the problem we've got in Washington, D.C.

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:06

Senate will have 51 Republicans and 49 Democrats after Democrat Doug Jones won an Alabama special election Tuesday. Smith, 59, served as Dayton's trusted chief of staff for four years before ascending to become his No. Franken had spent the past few weeks pleading for forgiveness in response to the accusations. Franken, who squeaked into office in 2008 and was reelected by a larger margin, would have been the clear favorite in his reelection race, at least until the allegations of sexual ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 18:24

She also famously clashed with White House reporter April Ryan , who suggested that there were fireworks over her departure. Manigault Newman's resignation will take effect in January. If true, it would Omarosa's fourth time being fired by Trump, following her appearances on three seasons of the "Apprentice ". It's unclear if Trump was made aware that she would be leaving the White House.

by | December 13, 2017 | 18:15

During the stop, ISP says Kays became combative and pulled a handgun, shooting Trooper Evans. "Trooper Morgenn Evans was struck in the head but was able to return shots at Oscar Kays while he was fleeing the scene", the release states. and that the trooper was transported to University Hospital in Louisville, Ky. "He is expected to make a full recovery". He also was injured, but police say he was released from the hospital and jailed.

by | December 13, 2017 | 17:54

Trump officially declared the disputed city of Quds Israel's capital, despite warnings from around the world that the measure risks triggering a fresh wave of violence in the Middle East. "Iran is ready to cooperate without preconditions with all Islamic countries to defend Jerusalem". OIC is to hold a special summit today in Istanbul, Turkey, to discuss the issue, which will be attended by Rouhani and heads of government from other Muslim states.

by | December 13, 2017 | 15:28

She recommended that a commission of inquiry be instituted to investigate State Capture, but that the President can not appoint its head as he is conflicted. The President must appoint a commission of inquiry within the next 30 days, "headed by a judge exclusively selected by the Chief Justice". Quoting a prior judgment against a Gauteng MEC, Mlambo read that "it was time [for] courts to seriously consider holding officials, who behave in a high-handed manner, personally liable for costs ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 14:19

However, the government extended the deadline last week for linking it with PAN till March 31. In case of opening a bank account, Aadhaar will have to be given at the time of opening the account or within six months of opening the account as per the amended Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) rules.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:23

FOX 17 spoke with 11-year-old Honestie Hodges , who said she is scared of the Grand Rapids Police Department after being handcuffed and detained. "It made me feel scared and it made me feel like I did something wrong", 11-year-old Honestie told WOOD-TV on Monday.

by | December 13, 2017 | 13:11

The Futenma airbase is already a major source of mistrust between Japan's central government and Okinawa over a wider United States military relocation programme signed between Tokyo and Washington in 1996. bases on the strategic island, which would be a launchpad for any American military activity in Asia. Authorities said they were notified by the U.S.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:51

In July, its State Council outlined its goals to build a domestic artificial intelligence industry worth almost $150 billion in the next few years, and become the world leader in this domain by 2030. The company declined to specify how many people it would hire but says it plans to build out the team further and is actively recruiting. The announcement was made by Google Cloud AI and Machine Learning Chief Scientist Fei-Fei Li, a professor who joined Google a year ago.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:28

PM Narendra Modi Mets former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and shake hands on Wednesday. He also wanted to know Congress's stand on triple talaq. Modi said Aiyar and other Congress leaders held secret talks with the Pakistani envoy in Delhi. There were 18 people present at the meeting including the former prime minister himself, former Vice President Hamid Ansari , former External Affairs minister Natwar Singh, former Chief of Army Staff Gen.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:27

Those sentenced to death included the father of the Hindu woman Kausalya , who had married Sankar despite opposition from her family. One was sentenced to life in prison, and another was handed a five-year jail term. When all efforts to separate the couple failed, her family resorted to cold-blooded murder. Kausalya is now an activist as well, fighting against casteism, which she blames as being responsible for the death of her husband.

by | December 13, 2017 | 12:06

They exchanged views on the Korean Peninsula and agreed that the current situation was the most tense and risky peace and security issue in the world today. The Pentagon has mounted repeated shows of force after North Korean tests. Haley said an estimated 100,000 North Koreans, including children, are in prisons, many because North Korea practices "guilt-by-association" and allows up to three generations of a family to be imprisoned along with an accused family member.

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:45

Met Éireann says: "West to southwest winds veering west to northwest with mean speeds of 45 to 65km/h will gust up to 85km/h". Met Eireann have issued a Status Yellow wind warning for six counties. The rainfall will be widespread, with some falling as hail or sleet. "Minimum temperatures of 1C to 5C, coldest across the midlands, north and east".

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:49

The Centre has told the Supreme Court that at least 12 special courts will be set up to decide cases involving politicians as accused. With 1,581 cases pending against lawmakers till 2014, the apex court had asked the Centre to prepare and present a plan for executive fast-track courts and earmark funds for speedy disposal of the cases.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:09

A spokeswoman for Pence said it was "unfortunate that the Palestinian Authority is walking away again from an opportunity to discuss the future of the region". Gilad Erdan, the minister of public security from the ruling Likud Party, said that Lieberman's diplomatic plan was not applicable and he rejected the notion of giving up the country's sovereignty just because it had Arab citizens.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:03

Enough stock of essential commodities was available in the border area of Gurez, which remained cut off from the district headquarters following heavy snowfall. Jammu and Kashmir police have tweeted multiple pictures since morning showing its personnel braving the snow and helping commuters on the streets. Gurez is considered as the avalanche-prone area and previously also witnessed deaths of army personnel and civilians due to avalanches.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:28

Col. Sean Johnson, chief of staff for the North Dakota Wing of the Civil Air Patrol. Since then, the Wreaths Across America convoy has become a national tradition. "We don't often realize what it takes to keep the country free and the service that's required", Coast Guard Veteran Edward Timm said. This was accomplished with help from 2,047 fundraising groups, corporate contributions, and donations of trucking, shipping, and thousands of helping hands.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:53

There will also be no joint press conference after the summit. "These exercises are aimed at preparing the two militaries as North Korea becomes more provocative and unpredictable - and with no sign that Pyongyang is likely to give up its nuclear programme and the USA repeatedly threatening to strike the North", Li Jie, a military expert in Beijing, said.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:42

Days earlier, Saleh called on his supporters to take up arms against the Houthis when clashes broke out in the capital city. The rebel alliance formed a joint government in November 2016, the National Salvation Government. The renewed push on al-Hudaydah exposes the Houthi forces to coalition air power, making counterattacks less effective, and the loss of Republican Guard equipment has cost the rebels some of their most potent firepower.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:13

Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed company law tribunal, NCLT, order allowing Centre to take over management of embattled realty firm Unitech Ltd. "It is extremely disturbing since the matter is pending before us". The MCA petition, parts of which were seen by Mint , cites the fate of 19,000 homebuyers, 15,000 small depositors and 700,000 shareholders as constituting public interest.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:53

The communications obtained by USA TODAY late Tuesday covered more than a year's worth of communications between Strzok and Page, beginning August 16, 2015 to December 1, 2016. Strzok writes to Page, "Its PATHETIC!" "That's what I'm afraid of", Page replies. Strzok also texted that "Hillary should win 100,000,000 - 0". Page responds, "Trump? Yes, I think so".

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:33

A statement from his office noted that "it is with profound sadness and awful grief that we confirm that Mayor Edwin M Lee has passed away". "While I grieve today with Mayor Lee's loved ones and all San Franciscans, I will always be grateful for the honor of calling him a brother, friend, and colleague".

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:23

While Donald Trump and his leading officials have consistently held out the possibility of a military confrontation, Mr Tillerson said last month in response to North Korea's latest test that "diplomatic options remain viable and open, for now", floating the possibility of additional financial sanctions.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:09

Europe has been complicit in human rights abuses committed by Libyan authorities against refugees and migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean, Amnesty International said Tuesday. The report also revealed that European governments have struck deals with local authorities, armed groups and tribal leaders in the North African country, encouraging them to prevent the smuggling of people to Europe.