by | December 18, 2017 | 23:51

Nasrat Rahimi, the deputy spokesman for the Interior Ministry, told Anadolu Agency that all three attackers have been killed and two policemen have sustained minor injuries. Hassamudin Safi, a police officer in Kabul's Police District 5, said the standoff ended after several hours at around 3 p.m. and clearance operations were ongoing.

by | December 18, 2017 | 23:43

KENNEDY: State or federal court? Petersen is Trump's third district court nominee to get derailed over a lack of qualifications. In the cringe-worthy exchange during a Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, Kennedy exposed Petersen's lack of courtroom experience and unfamiliarity with many basic legal principles that even most law students would know.

by | December 18, 2017 | 23:25

As winter begins formally Thursday , it's been 281 days since measurable snow fell in the area. According to The Weather Outlook, some parts of the United Kingdom now have a chance of up to 18 per cent of seeing a white Christmas. Christmas in Lancaster County may turn out more wet than white, if that rain comes at all. There are not reliable data to discern the history of white Christmases in Centerville.

by | December 18, 2017 | 22:00

According to the letter, the Mueller investigation requested, in a pair of August letters, "the emails, laptops, cell phones, and other materials" for nine transition team members working on "national security and policy matters" and four other "senior" transition team members.

by | December 18, 2017 | 21:09

In research released in late November, the respected Center for Strategic and International Studies said date analysis showed elevated chances for provocations by the secretive nation within four weeks. December 17 is an important day in North Korea: It's the anniversary of the former Supreme Leader Kim Jong-il's death. It comes after Kim ended months of silence by firing a Hwasong-15 missile last month, boasting it was his most powerful yet and could reach the U.S.

by | December 18, 2017 | 20:29

A total of 4,776 delegates will vote. Human settlements minister Lindiwe Sisulu on Friday said she would stand as Ramaphosa's deputy at the ANC elective conference, automatically dropping her candidacy for president of the party. President Jacob Zuma is preparing to exit the top post of the African National Congress (ANC) and worked in a final song and dance to mark the occasion.

by | December 18, 2017 | 19:21

Reports suggest part of train 501 crashed onto the I-5 highway. "Injuries and casualties reported, numbers to come", the statement said, without providing more information. a train hanging off of the overpass. Amtrak Cascades service runs along the I-5 corridor from Vancouver, Canada, to Eugene, Oregon. The derailment happened about 7:30 a.m.

by | December 18, 2017 | 17:39

A U.S. air base in the United Kingdom was at the center of a security alert on Monday when a auto attempted to ram a checkpoint at the entrance. According to a British defense source, a auto tried to force its way onto the base and a man has been arrested by police.

by | December 18, 2017 | 16:51

Over 1m United Kingdom homes and businesses are without decent broadband connections, despite extensive government investment in improving services across the country. "All too often, people simply don't get the service they've paid for", said Alex Neill, director of home products and services at consumer group Which? In some cases the signal is so poor people are unable to make calls or send text messages.

by | December 18, 2017 | 16:16

The discovery of his body in Gangnam district's Cheongdam quarter followed a report to police by his older sister that Kim was behaving erratically. Korean media outlets and Gangnam police said the singer died in an apparent suicide. SHINee has released 11 studio albums (six Korean and five Japanese), with its biggest hits including Ring Ding Dong, Sherlock, Dream Girl , and Lucifer .

by | December 18, 2017 | 16:10

The blaze has destroyed more than 1,000 structures and damaged 229 others. The Thomas Fire was one of several major blazes that broke out in Southern California this month, although the others have been contained. A column of smoke from the Thomas Fire rises behind a ridge near the Glass Factory shooting area on Gibraltar Road. No one knows for sure how the latest fires started, and the internet is buzzing with unlikely causes.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:54

The dead bodies were then sent to Rajawadi Hospital in Ghatkopar, as confirmed by the officials of Disaster Management Unit of the BMC. "The fire started at the ground floor-level and the people inside were sleeping on the loft". According to an official, the fire brigade control room received a call at around 4:17 AM. In another incident, a major fire broke out in a chemical unit in Turbhe located in TTC area around 5 pm.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:49

Trump's remarks follow his deeply-contested announcement to declare Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in what as been viewed as his most recent and controversial endorsement of Israeli policy. Instead, the NSS paper will emphasise the need for the USA to regain its economic control. Trump has cracked down on immigration and wants a wall built on the Mexican border.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:32

Kensington Palace recently shared a family portrait of Prince William and Kate Middleton on social media. On closer inspection, it appears the family photo was taken before Kate announced her third pregnancy in September as there seems to be no visible sign of a bump.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:32

However, diplomats expect the United States to use its power of Veto to block the resolution after the US Ambassador to the UN, Niki Haley, called Trump's decision as "the just and right thing to do". "We understand that the Palestinians may need a bit of a cooling off period, that's fine", a senior White House official said. "We will be ready when the Palestinians are ready to re-engage".

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:26

The Portugal captain told reporters in Abu Dhabi that he "hoped to end his career" at Madrid although "that was not up to me", which was taken as a nudge towards securing a new contract, including a pay rise, from his current employers. Ronaldo, though, confirmed he will be fit for next weekend's Clasico against Barcelona . Madrid dominated possession but, unlike in their profligate semi-final performance, found clear-cut chances hard to come by against the well-organised Gremio defence.

by | December 18, 2017 | 15:15

Seeing how Luck responds to this new throwing program is paramount for, obviously, the quarterback's playing outlook in 2018, and needed for the team looking ahead to the offseason. Mortensen, citing sources, reported the discomfort Luck experienced when throwing was attributed to biceps tendinitis. Because the procedure will require three to six months of recovery, Luck will have to make a decision by the middle of January.

by | December 18, 2017 | 13:52

The charges appear to be linked to an incident which happened in his family's hometown, the Alaskan city of Wasilla , but further details about what took place are not now available. Last year, Palin, who served in Iraq, faced several charges related to domestic violence, including using a weapon while intoxicated, for which he was convicted of misconduct at a special veterans' court.

by | December 18, 2017 | 13:40

Police call the deaths suspicious . They previously indicated that there were no signs of forced entry into the home and that they were not seeking any suspects. They recently had put their house up for sale for about $5.4 million. Honey Sherman was a member of the board of the Baycrest Foundation - the fundraising arm of a research and teaching hospital for the elderly in Toronto - as well as the York University Foundation.

by | December 18, 2017 | 12:07

Behind the front, Wednesday will be partly sunny, windy and colder with highs in the 30s. A few peeks of sunshine from southwest through central Kansas, otherwise mostly cloudy skies will dominate south-central and eastern Kansas today .

by | December 18, 2017 | 10:44

The Dragon capsule made a space station shipment in 2015. On Tuesday the aerospace manufacturer said it was "targeting" Wednesday December 13 for the mission dubbed CRS-13, but the date was later postponed. That launchpad was seriously damaged when a Falcon 9 exploded during what should have been a routine test ahead of a launch in 2016. It took months of rebuilding and $50 million in repairs to get the site ready again for another rocket launch.

by | December 18, 2017 | 08:41

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and leader of the House and finance minister Arun Jaitley sit in the first row of the first block. Shah also has the company of Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan and Social Justice Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot.

by | December 18, 2017 | 07:39

Exuding confidence that Congress would return to power for the sixth time in the state, Singh said after interacting with the people in different parts of the state, he was confident that they favoured his party. While it's not the 150 seat-tally that BJP President Amit Shah targeted, it's eight more seats than the party now has in the Gujarat Assembly. For the Congress it was 90 to 92 prior to the exit polls.

by | December 18, 2017 | 07:33

The EU has said that during the transition period the United Kingdom will have to abide by EU rules and regulations as if it were member, but without a seat at the table. Juncker-who said, "I'm still sad our British friends are leaving the European Union"-has repeatedly indicated that repudiating the Brexit referendum decision could reopen the door to the EU".

by | December 18, 2017 | 06:54

The only thing missing was the actual wedding date. until now. The couple plans to live in Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace. It means Arsenal fan Harry could miss his team defending their FA Cup crown and London's transport network will be set for one of its busiest days in years.