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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.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:40

The resolution , adopted by a vote of 128 in favour, nine against and 35 abstentions, expresses "deep regret" over USA decision on December 6 concerning the status of Jerusalem and stresses that the Holy City "is a final status issue to be resolved through negotiations in line with relevant United Nations resolutions".

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:39

The decision by the three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia is the second appellate decision to go against the White House, meaning the issue may end up before the Supreme Court. Trump said his latest order followed a review of foreign nations' policies for screening travelers and immigrants to the US, and was based on his broad executive authority over issues of immigration and national security.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:29

The U.S. Administration has taken a decision to supply advanced defensive systems to Ukraine as part of Washington's efforts to build up the long-term defense capability of the Ukrainian government, the Department of State spokesperson Heather Nauert said on Friday.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:24

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by | December 23, 2017 | 07:23

Rahul is expected to visit Gujarat's Somnath temple on Saturday ahead of a review meeting with newly-elected MLAs and party workers. "All lies, the truth of the 2G is out there now", he told reporters after the meeting. His mother and predecessor Sonia Gandhi was also present at the meeting taking place here. Deputy CM Nitin Patel will continue to be the second in command, after he was declared the deputy leader of the legislature party by Jaitley, the central observer appointed by the BJP ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:14

But it has been revealed that the groom is barred from Mexico because he is a convicted drug smuggler, now awaiting his sentencing in San Diego federal court after he was caught smuggling 43 pounds of heroin, 47 pounds of methamphetamine and 43 pounds of cocaine back in February, the San Diego Union-Tribune reported.

by | December 23, 2017 | 05:20

The vote saw 128 countries condemn Washington's new position on Jerusalem despite the United States ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, warning that their stance would affect "how Americans. While Macron took care to avoid acknowledging Palestine as a free, independent state, opting to say that France will make a decision "at the right time", he shared Abbas' sentiments on USA policy in the region.

by | December 23, 2017 | 05:07

Japan plans to allocate 279 billion yen of its next budget to buy defence equipment through the United States government's Foreign Military Sales scheme, 15 per cent more than the current budget and more than double the amount spent in year that ended March 31, 2015.