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by | December 27, 2017 | 21:37

In the first major prisoner exchange in months, separatists from the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic bused 16 captives to the no-man's land while Ukrainian government representatives delivered 99 people. The 2015 deal brokered by France and Germany and signed in Minsk, the Belarusian capital, envisioned a prisoner exchange, but the two sides argued over lists of prisoners and only a few dozen had been exchanged prior to Wednesday.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:25

She added that the wood from the tree will be preserved. First lady Melania Trump made the final decision after reviewing the report and historical documents. In the years since, the tree has appeared at times on the $20 bill and has been noted as a prominent landmark by several presidents at the White House.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:09

That might be changing thanks to the purchase of a $3.3 billion minority share of AB Volvo by current Volvo Cars owner, Geely. As one example, Geely set up a company to create platforms and technologies for its automotive brands, including the CMA hardware for small vehicles.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:09

The SCI pointed out and maintained that there were "material contradictions" in charge-sheets filed by Maharashtra's Anti-Terror Squad, which investigated the case first, and the NIA, which took over in 2011, notes NDTV. Sadhvi Pragya and Lt Col Purohit to be tried under sections 120 B, 302, 307, 304, 326, 427 153 A of IPC, along with section 18 ( conspiracy) of UAPA.

by | December 27, 2017 | 20:54

Clinton narrowly bested former first lady Michelle Obama , 9 percent to 7 percent, retaining her honor for the 16th consecutive year. Hillary Clinton keeps title as most-admired woman for 22nd time in annual Gallup survey. The roster of most-admired women includes Oprah Winfrey (third); Massachusetts Sen. Gallup also noted that one out of four Americans "cannot name a man or a woman they admire most".

by | December 27, 2017 | 20:07

Unsafe wind chills will continue to be a problem. Lake effect snow has left the area, so now all the north country has to worry about is the cold. Until then, however, a LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING remains in place for Ashtabula, Geauga and Lake counties until 4 p.m.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:46

The report stated that other junior artists got extremely scared thinking that Salman would react very strongly to it. The actor referred Advani as Karan Johar, showing his amusing side and gave back the director in his own way. Salman and Tiger are now enjoying the success of their film Tiger Zinda Hai , which released in theatres on December 22, 2017 and is running successfully all over.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:25

LG&E and KU equipment will be sent from a port in Norfolk, Va. Linemen and other support personnel will fly to Puerto Rico, arriving within the first two weeks of January. Once on the island, crews participating in the effort will receive two days of briefings and instructions, and are expected to begin work January 15.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:20

Those wind chills are expected to remain throughout the night and into the morning. "Extreme wind chill values of minus 30 or below are occurring this morning", the warning states. Below normal temperatures will persist for the rest of the calendar year in southern Saskatchewan. Keep emergency supplies in your vehicle such as extra blankets and jumper cables.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:05

A Russian-made communication satellite that was successfully put into orbit earlier has lost contact with the ground, the manufacturer of the spacecraft said Wednesday. According to the live footage by Russia's space agency the rocket took off into the night from freezing launch pad and reached initial orbit shortly then.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:51

Anything less than three years. Plummer's family told the British press that the painkillers were for her Egyptian partner. Her lawyer insisted she had no criminal intent in bringing in the tablets, which her family said were for her Egyptian partner.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:37

The National Weather Service office in Cleveland says the storm brough 34 inches on Christmas Day, a new all-time daily snowfall record for Erie. Residents took to social media to post stunning photos of the whiteout, with meteorologists attributing the 58 inches of snow that fell over Christmas Day, Monday, to 5pm on Tuesday to icy winds blowing over the adjoining Lake Erie, one of North America's Great Lakes.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:12

The speed of the meteor was around 10 and 30 miles per second. "I saw a bright blue flash while I was out shoveling, then a fireball like missile pass over me", a WCVB Facebook user said. Naval Observatory in Washington, D.C. NASA has identified the larger bits of space rocks that are potentially unsafe, Janes said. The odd thing is that, in today's time everyone has a smartphone hut a few people were able to take photos of that golf-ball size meteor.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:05

Meanwhile, the Bills won't be anxious about it. Buffalo head coach Sean McDermott said on Tuesday he plans to make sure his team is not scoreboard watching during their game. 20 points scored off of three takeaways, the most points off turnovers by the team since 2016 against the Carolina Panthers (20). It was big for the Titans to see that performance and for owners who were bold enough to start him.

by | December 27, 2017 | 17:43

Friday , expect mostly cloudy skies and a high near 27, with a north northeast wind of 5 to 6 miles per hour, the weather service said. The National Weather Service says heavy snow will continue to fall in the Great Lakes, Rockies and Northeast during the last week of the year.

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:57

Ice is looking to become more widespread later as skies begin to clear into Boxing Day. The Met Office has now broadened its definition to extend to other parts of the country, although the snow still has to be recorded by a professional.

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:35

A stronger quake, registering 3.9. and centered northeast of Alum Rock, rolled through the area at 10:32 p.m., USGS said. According to a USGS, people in the area would have felt a light to weak shaking. Christiane Hinsch, in nearby Morgan Hill, posted on the CBS San Francisco Facebook page that she "heard it before it happened. She sleeps in a bunk bed and felt it move".

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:58

Rahul Gandhi had earlier also replied to a tweet from the woman's granddaughter who had tagged the new Congress President on a tweet in which they discussed about her grandmother's wish. In his tweets, Mr Gandhi has taken digs at the BJP, connected with various leaders and on occasion revealed his interests - like the time he had released photos of himself practicing Aikido, a form of Japanese martial arts.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:45

This convention may be further challenged when actress Meghan Markle joins the Royal Family with her marriage to Prince Harry in May, given her past record of criticising President Trump, including calling him "divisive" and "misogynistic" in 2016.

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:26

Families waited in the darkness in the rebel-held town of Douma for their loved ones to board ambulances bound for hospitals in the capital Damascus. The humanitarian organization Syrian-American Medical Society said that se evacuations concern "29 critical cases, approved for a medical evacuation to Damascus".

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:22

Trump had an online presence before 7 am, when he tweeted about working with Democrats and wrote about a part of the new tax cut law includes a repeal of the Obamacare individual mandate requiring people buy insurance. "But the best thing I can do for you is telling you what I think and be respectful of it". The president had promised during the 2016 election campaign that he would be so busy working at the White House that he would not have time to play golf.

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:39

South Korea has been trying to improve ties with China after suffering economic hardships stemming from Beijing's displeasure concerning this year's deployment of an American Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile battery in the South.

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:15

Copies of the statue have been erected in other contries around the world including the United States, China, Canada and Australia. Kono's comment comes after his South Korean counterpart, Kang Kyung-wha, said the agreement failed to meet the needs of victims and apologised for the controversial deal.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:29

Yes constitution has given that right to say "we are secular and we will say it". The opposition, led by the Congress, said Hegde has no right to continue as a Minister and must resign. "They are intellectuals". This event was organised by the Brahman Yuva Parishad . At a press conference, party spokespersons Gaurav Gogoi and Khusbu Sundar said Hegde's remarks exposed the BJP's "false love" for B R Ambedkar, the father of Indian Constitution, whom they used to keep propagating to win votes.

by | December 27, 2017 | 10:43

The swearing-in ceremony at the historic Ridge saw the presence of Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, J.P. Nadda and Nitin Gadkari, besides the Chief Ministers of various BJP-ruled states in attendance, along with more than 30,000 party supporters from across the state, mostly dressed in traditional attire.