by | December 20, 2017 | 15:43

The European Commission said Wednesday that the government in Warsaw posed a threat to the rule of law and recommended for the first time that member nations trigger Article 7 of the EU treaty. Seeking to counter Warsaw's accusations of an anti-Polish bias in Brussels and in his own behaviour, Timmermans, who once worked in the Soviet bloc as a Dutch diplomat, praised Poland's historic contribution to overcoming the Cold War divide of Europe but said Warsaw now bore a special ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 12:25

He asked the LGBT community to nominate a representative whom he could appoint to a government post, saying he needed "the brightest" to replace those he has recently fired over allegations of corruption. "Why impose a morality that is no longer working and nearly passe", he said, adding that "there will be no oppression" during his term in office and that his government would recognize the LGBT community's "importance in society".

by | December 20, 2017 | 11:00

No Democrats have said they will support the GOP's tax reform legislation, which is expected to be put up for a House vote Tuesday . "That's something that Democrats shouldn't need to be begged to be a part of", Sanders reportedly said.

by | December 20, 2017 | 10:32

John Wall added 18 points and 10 assists. "Usually, in a situation like that, we give the game away". Giannis finished with 27 points on 8-of-14 shooting, 13 rebounds and eight assists, wihle Eric Bledsoe put in one of his best perofmrances in a Milwaukee unifrom with 26 points on 10-of-16 shooting.

by | December 20, 2017 | 10:25

But the deadline to find a solution for those covered by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is just three months away. It's the time of year that most people are celebrating and spending time with their families, she said.

by | December 20, 2017 | 10:14

After spending 72 days in Apollo Hospital , the AIADMK matron breathed her last on December 5, 2016. Social media, too, questioned the veracity of the video released by TTV Dhinakaran camp. I've never seen Amma in hospital . Please forgive me. We told lies Amma (Jayalalithaa) is eating sambar, chatni, tea etc so that you will believe that she is improving.

by | December 20, 2017 | 10:07

China on Tuesday urged the United States to "abandon its Cold War mentality and zero-sum game concept" after President Donald Trump labelled Beijing as a challenge to American power in a new document outlining his administration's National Security Strategy .

by | December 20, 2017 | 09:48

Earlier the week, the UAE called on global community "to more forcefully address Iran's threat". "To sustain its worldwide credibility, France should not blindly follow the Americans". "The missile's intended target was a civilian airport in Riyadh , through which tens of thousands of passengers travel each day", Haley said , adding that the declassification of military equipment recovered from these types of attacks is very rare.

by | December 20, 2017 | 09:30

Cosme is accused of burning three girls and two boys, all 2-years-old. Susana D. Gonzalez , 27, was charged with a misdemeanor for witnessing the acts but not reporting or stopping them from occurring. The daycare says upon learning of the alleged incident, it immediately contacted authorities, terminated the two employees and is now working with investigators.

by | December 20, 2017 | 09:25

Agents with Russia's Federal Security Service arrested Frode Berg, 62, in Moscow, Lefortovo District Court spokeswoman Yekaterina Krasnova told Russia's Tass news agency . Russian Federation has imprisoned several people from neighboring countries including Estonia, Lithuania, and Ukraine on espionage charges, with tension rising over Moscow's seizure of Crimea in 2014 and involvement in a war against Kyiv's forces in eastern Ukraine.

by | December 20, 2017 | 08:51

Monday inside Room 108. Sources tell WCCO a man being interrogated by police was left alone when he pulled out a concealed knife and began hurting himself with it. Paramedics reportedly took the man to Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. It's still unclear what security precautions were taken before the shooting.

by | December 20, 2017 | 08:53

This led to many victims coming forward with their allegations. Law, the son of a US Air Force colonel, was born in Torreon, Mexico, on November 4, 1931. In January 2002, the Boston Globe revealed he and other bishops before him covered for pedophile priests in the Boston Archdiocese. Law, a conservative theologian known for a disdain of the media and his closeness to the pope, repeatedly apologised to Geoghan's victims, but in the aftermath of the Shanley revelations, went into ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 08:37

Mississippi Rep. Gregg Harper , who is leading efforts to overhaul the way sexual harassment claims are handled in Congress, lauded the data dump as a step in the right direction. Two claims were simply categorized as "retaliation" while the rest were focused on racial, age or disability discrimination. On Tuesday, a new report revealed that how much Congress has paid to settle sexual harassment complaints in recent years is almost double what earlier reports had suggested.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:54

A spokesperson for the WFP, Adedeji Ademigbuji, said in a mail to one of our correspondents that the four deceased aids workers included the driver of a WFP truck. A Nigerian governor says 36 state leaders have approved the transfer of $1 billion to the federal government to fight the deadly Boko Haram insurgency.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:48

Supt Kim Warner, from Suffolk Police , said the man, who suffered cuts and bruises, was arrested after a "short pursuit" and his vehicle was stopped by United States security services. Air Force. They have warned members of the public to avoid the area. Despite its status as a Royal Air Force station, it primarily supports United States Air Force operations, and is now the home of the 100th Air Refueling Wing.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:47

A BRISBANE accountant allegedly caught with nearly 20 grams of amphetamine and ecstasy pills in his luggage at an airport in Bali has been released from hospital. "To get that out there and into the media is part of their preventive measures - it's their way of publicising, "Hey foreigners, you do this, we will get you, we will put you in jail and possibly give you the death penalty", she said.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:18

Parker, a sophomore from La Vernia, was sitting with the team in the locker room when head coach Kliff Kingsbury began playing a video. The group originally chuckled a bit as Gronk came on screen, then erupted into cheers when the tight end announced that Parker is now on scholarship.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:50

The US and United Kingdom governments have said North Korea was responsible for the WannaCry malware attack affecting hospitals, businesses and banks across the world earlier this year. Classified sources and methods were used to make that determination, the official said. Lazarus is widely believed by security researchers and USA officials to have been responsible for the 2014 hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment that destroyed files, leaked corporate communications online and led to the ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:45

Typically, electronic devices aren't allowed behind bars except for attorneys in the process of serving clients. Neither she nor the other woman whom Spark allegedly solicited will be charged with crimes. None of the inmates were clients. Spark may face additional charges as the investigation continues. They are also in the process of obtaining a search warrant for the tablet.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:17

About 6,000 people protested outside President Alexander Van der Bellen's office with signs like "we don't want any Nazi pigs" and "Nazis out" as Kurz and his new Cabinet were sworn in, the dpa news agency reported. While there has been no specific mention of repelling that Muslim influx, the symbolism is clear for two parties that have warned Muslim "parallel societies" are emerging in Austria.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:08

This has yielded no results except that North Korea's nuclear weapons program has flourished. "I don't think we can tolerate that", he said . "Look at the behavior of this regime, the hostility of this regime to the whole world", US National Security Advisor Lt Gen HR McMaster told CBS News.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:59

According to the media outlet, the U.S. leadership is likely to accept the request and delay the so-called Key Resolve and Foal Eagle exercises, which are usually held in late February or early March, however, no official response has followed so far.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:27

Egypt's national team coach Hector Cuper, Morocco's Wydad coach Hussein Amotta and Nigeria's coach Gernot Rohr were among the final shortlist for this award. Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala, made the Women's Player of the Year final shortlist. In an interview with Asempa FM after CAF announced its final shortlist for 2017 awards, Appiah said: "The three [Mane, Salah and Aubameyang] deserve to be on the three-man shortlist but if you ask me, i would pick Salah for the award".

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:53

Her opponent, Republican David Yancey, had a 10-vote lead ahead of a recount Tuesday, but in the recount Simonds garnered 11,608 votes to Yancey's 11,607. Heading into the recount, Democrat Shelly Simonds trailed Republican Del. And even more so after Ralph Northam, the incoming Democratic governor, squashed rumors of him plucking Republicans from the House and placing them in his cabinet to tilt the balance of power in his party's favor.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:29

Christmas day looks even colder than the weekend with highs in the 20s. It was just last week that we had wind chill temperatures in the teens last week in the morning, now we're heading for near 70 degrees Tuesday . Saturday - A chance of showers before 1 p.m. Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, becoming sunny - high near 50 with east wind 5 to 7 miles per hour. Expect mostly cloudy conditions throughout the day, with intermittent shower activity in an isolated fashion.