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by | December 23, 2017 | 18:52

Strzok, a counterintelligence agent who was in charge of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, is believed to be responsible for the edits in a statement written by former FBI Director James Comey . A day before, McCabe was interviewed by the House intelligence committee, where he reportedly gave answers that conflicted the testimony of previous witnesses , and could not confirm the Trump dossier's allegations, according to Fox News.

by | December 23, 2017 | 18:52

An area of particular concern was the impoverished Zamboanga peninsula, with Mindanao local television saying at least three towns there were hit by floods. Rescue workers were digging through the mud to try and recover bodies but they were making little progress because of the rocks, he said. At least 30,000 people on Mindanao have gone to shelters, Mina Marasigan, spokeswoman of the Philippines National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, said Saturday.

by | December 23, 2017 | 17:13

According to an Army officer, the firing took place around 1215 hours. Out of the three jawans, one was a Major. A spokesman of the Army said that the Pakistani troops indulged in unprovoked firing at a patrol party of a battalion of 120 Infantry Brigade resulting in the death of three soldiers.

by | December 23, 2017 | 17:06

South Sudanese stakeholders, representatives of the government of South Sudan, opposition parties, armed and unarmed groups, civil society groups, eminent persons, business, women and youth had been meeting at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa since December 18 to revive the collapsed South Sudan 2015 peace deal.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:36

The quantum of sentence will be announced on January 3. The 2013 conviction had held both Lalu Yadav and Jagannath Mishra , along with others, guilty of fraudulent transfer of money from the government exchequer and falsification of records in connection with the Rs 900 crore fodder scam.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:36

The U.S joblessness rate stands at 4.1 percent, unchanged from October, according to data released by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of of Labor Statistics. "The addition of 330,600 jobs over the year demonstrates the consistency with which employers in our state create job opportunities for the highly skilled Texas workforce", said TWC Chairman Andres Alcantar.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:33

Catalonia's parliament has 135 seats, requiring 68 seats for a majority. "The biggest loser of election night was the People's Party (PP) of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, which obtained only three seats", said Antonio Barroso, a political risk analyst at Teneo Intelligence in London.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:03

Premier League survival would likely see the Scot offered the chance to stay by the club's bosses but Moyes says there is no concrete plan in place. We have to be sure we don't make the same mistakes. Newcastle's alarming dip in form will certainly be a concern for boss Rafael Benitez , particularly their results away from St James' Park, as they have only won once on the road this season and that was a 1-0 triumph at bottom club Swansea.

by | December 23, 2017 | 15:36

At a press conference at the Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington, D.C., Haley presented what she described as recovered pieces of a missile fired by Houthi militants from Yemen into Saudi Arabia in a November 4 attack, pointing out the missile bears "Iranian missile fingerprints".

by | December 23, 2017 | 15:39

An economic slowdown has been the most immediate outcome of the Catalan independence push. More than 3,100 firms have shifted their headquarters out of the region since October's referendum. So far the European Union has backed Rajoy, saying it supports constitutional order, and that it is an internal matter for Spain. A German government spokeswoman on Friday urged reconciliation in Catalonia, adding that the Spanish constitution would have to be respected.

by | December 23, 2017 | 15:17

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $-0.13/share. The firm has a market cap of $4,960.51, a PE ratio of -14.57 and a beta of 1.08. Cowen & Co has "Market Perform" rating and $26 target. ( PTEN)'s shares projecting a $24.96 target price. Ameritas Invest Prtnrs accumulated 94,433 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Pub School Empls Retrmt has 82,339 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio.

by | December 23, 2017 | 14:06

And together with our Afghan partners, we've put the Taliban on the defensive. The vice president's trip was focused on buttressing Trump's new strategy, released in August, to "fight to win" in Afghanistan by attacking enemies, routing al-Qaida and preventing terrorist attacks against Americans.

by | December 23, 2017 | 12:54

The flames were near the children's petting zoo and meerkat enclosure but Zoo officials refused to say if any animals had been hurt. London Fire Brigade's Clive Robinson explained: "The fire mainly affected the café and shop". We'd like to reassure you that the fire is now under control. In a message posted to Twitter, a spokesperson for London Zoo said: 'The zoo will be closed today until further notice.

by | December 23, 2017 | 10:51

A report on Al Masirah's website said the launch was "in response to the heinous crimes committed by the US-Saudi aggression against the people of Yemen". Under the current resolution, Iran is "called upon" to refrain from work on ballistic missiles created to deliver nuclear weapons for up to eight years.

by | December 23, 2017 | 10:24

The Washington Post editorial board is calling on President TrumpDonald John TrumpHouse Democrat slams Donald Trump Jr. for "serious case of amnesia" after testimony Skier Lindsey Vonn: I don't want to represent Trump at Olympics Poll: 4 in 10 Republicans think senior Trump advisers had improper dealings with Russia MORE to release his tax returns to show how much he would benefit from the new GOP tax plan.

by | December 23, 2017 | 09:55

On being asked about leadership crisis in his party in case the court finds him guilty, Mr Yadav said, "Workers of RJD will support Tejashwi Yadav in running the party. The Animal Husbandry department had made fraudulent withdrawals of big bills of Rs 1,000 crore in the name of medicines during the chief ministerial tenure of Lalu Yadav .

by | December 23, 2017 | 09:27

WannaCry infected some 300,000 computers in 150 nations in May, encrypting user files and demanding hundreds of dollars from their owners for the keys to get them back. After US economic sanctions were announced in April, the company detected spear-phishing attacks on three separate South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges between May and July.

by | December 23, 2017 | 09:22

Police are investigating what caused the driver to lose control of the bus. "State government is closely monitoring the situation, including rescue operations and providing all possible assistance to those affected", the Prime Minister's Office tweeted.

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:54

After weakening into a tropical depression as it swept through eastern and northern Mindanao over the past two days, "Vinta" (Tembin) re-intensified into a tropical storm early Saturday, December 23, as it left the southern landmass headed for its last stop in the country, southern Palawan.

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:51

Children's shelters operated by HHS are now at maximum capacity or "dangerously close to it", an official from the agency said . These measures, described on condition of anonymity because they have not been publicly disclosed, would also crack down on migrants already living in the United States illegally who send for their children.

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:31

Under the new Kiddie Tax Rules, this income will be taxed at the trust level income tax rate, which are normally higher than many parent rates. "I would be surprised if the changes were due to tax reform, given how quickly the changes were announced ", said William Gale, co-director of the Tax Policy Center, a joint venture between Brookings Institution and the Urban Institute.

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:28

The fire's spread was largely halted this week as crews extended safety buffer lines around most of its perimeter, hacking away thick chaparral and brush before it could ignite and torching some vegetation in controlled-burning operations. On Thursday, authorities canceled the last evacuation notices still in effect for Santa Barbara and Ventura counties. The so-called Thomas fire has blazed through 273,400 acres (110,641 hectares), surpassing the previous record of the 2003 Cedar fire in ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:29

Fire crews are trying to bring the Thomas Fire under control reached a significant landmark Monday by reaching 50 percent containment. The Thomas fire took only 2 ½ weeks to burn its way into history books as unrelenting winds and parched weather turned everything in its path to tinder - including more than 700 homes.

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:21

Police believe her abductors are 27-year-old Chrstiopher Rider, a convicted sex offender who is considered armed and unsafe, and 21-year-old Charles Krafft. Anyone with information about their whereabouts is asked to call Greenbrier County 911 at (304) 647-7911 or your local 911. Rider is a convicted sex offender and is considered armed and risky.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:57

Among institutions that increased their positions, 44 were new positions. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. Capstone Asset Management Co. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Wednesday, October 11 with "Buy". Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating mean Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signifies Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal.