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by | January 01, 2018 | 08:35

According to Pew Research Center , early coverage of Trump has been three times more negative than it was for Obama (62 percent negative for Trump versus 20 percent negative for Obama) in their first years. Meanwhile, Obama won the Most Admired Man title with 17% of the vote, down from 22% past year. Clinton, who lost the presidency to Trump in the electoral college despite beating him in the popular vote by almost three million ballots, was named as most-admired American woman by 9% of ...

by | January 01, 2018 | 06:07

Environment Canada has issued an extreme cold warning for most of New Brunswick for New Year's Day. According to Environment Canada we'll ring in the new year with bone-chilling temperatures near minus 30 with the wind chill. Tonight, the temperature could dip to -24C, but it will feel like -32C with the wind chill. Extreme cold puts everyone at risk. Extreme cold can pose dangers to people and pets.

by | January 01, 2018 | 06:01

A Sydney Seaplanes spokesman told AAP the aircraft was one of theirs and said they were working with police on the scene. The ATSB said the single-engine DHC-2 Beaver Seaplane "sunk rapidly" after hitting the water. Anyone with footage of the plane prior to or at the time it crashed into the water is encouraged to contact either the Marine Area Command or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 .

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:07

Wake Forest spotted Texas A&M (7-6) a 14-point first quarter lead following a pair of special teams miscues, but rattled off 31 straight points in a span of 11 minutes, 16 seconds to take a 31-14 lead. Just as a cart came onto the field, Kirk managed to get to his feet and walk off under his own power. After more than four hours of back-and-forth scoring - blocked punts and punt returns, deep bombs and short runs - Wake Forest finally outdueled (or perhaps outlasted is more apt) Texas A&M ...

by | January 01, 2018 | 02:22

The parish priest asked worshippers to "return to their homes in peace because there is a heavy presence of soldiers and police ready to fire". Kabila, who has been in power since the 2001 assassination of his father, Laurent Kabila, has not ruled out another presidential run through constitutional changes.

by | January 01, 2018 | 02:22

The private aircraft was carrying 10 foreign passengers and two Costa Rican crew members, the ministry said. Photo The site of a plane crash in Punta Islita, Costa Rica, on Sunday. Authorities said they were traveling to the area to recover the victims' bodies. Laura Chinchilla, the former president of Costa Rica tweeted that her cousin, who was one of the crew members, died in the crash.

by | January 01, 2018 | 01:29

Jose Mourinho 's side were held to a third consecutive Premier League stalemate and a fourth successive match without a win across all competitions as they failed to find a way past the out-of-form Saints. These players need to realise their strengths, he's so strong and quick, you can't get near him. United could be without Young after he appeared to catch Southampton's Dusan Tadic with an elbow in the second half, subjecting him to the potential of retrospective Football Association ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 23:49

They also capped their seventh regular season with at least 13 victories. And Brandin Cooks led the way with five catches for 79 yards and a touchdown. Have thoughts on how the Jets and Patriots are performing? With 20 seconds left in the first half, Lewis scored his second touchdown of the day, this time on a 5-yard pass from Brady.

by | December 31, 2017 | 23:39

Pajhwok Afghan News quoted governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani as saying that the incident happened at the Muqam Khan cemetery in Jalalabad , the provincial capital. Earlier this week, a blast claimed by the IS killed 41 people in a Shiite cultural center in Kabul . On December 18 militants from the group stormed an intelligence training compound in Kabul , triggering an intense gunfight with police, two of whom were wounded.

by | December 31, 2017 | 21:09

ISIL claimed responsibility for the attack on the church of Mar Mina in the district of Helwan, without providing evidence for the claim. Trump has promised to make protecting beleaguered Christian communities overseas a priority for his administration.

by | December 31, 2017 | 18:24

ET, the office tweeted : "This morning deputies responded to the Copper Canyon Apartments for a Domestic Disturbance". They called the situation an "active event" and advised individuals to avoid the area. - DC Sheriff (@dcsheriff) December 31, 2017A Code Red was sent out regarding this incident. Douglas Country Sheriff's Office told citizens to take shelter and avoid windows and exterior walls, according to CBS News .

by | December 31, 2017 | 18:06

Other news media described these as including an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle, a shotgun and a handgun, as well as a large quantity of ammunition. An off-duty Houston Police Department officer encountered a man at the Hyatt Regency Downtown who was acting erratically and belligerent.

by | December 31, 2017 | 16:27

Sangma. In a too little, too late exercise, Congress has gotten into damage-control mode to salvage its situation in poll-bound Meghalaya, announcing a new set of office bearers and seeking to placate various groups on a day five of its MLAs joined NDA ally NPP.

by | December 31, 2017 | 15:46

Smaller firms will have to pay $10.50. As of Monday, the general minimum wage will increase to $14 from $11.60. The state's mandatory minimum wage is going up to $9.25 an hour starting January 1. Nationwide, 40 cities and counties have higher minimum wages than their state levels. The city of San Diego's minimum wage will remain unchanged at $11.50 in 2018.

by | December 31, 2017 | 13:41

Meyers and Mells became engaged earlier this year, Mells' cousin, Sharonda Bennett, told the newspaper. She said the whole family is heartbroken over the brutal crime. Neither man said anything as the charges were read. "I don't have to tell you what a good feeling it is to have these two in custody", said Tedesco.

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:22

Mr Moore, who describes himself as an evangelical Christian, had previously made global headlines when he had a 5,000lb granite statue containing the Ten Commandments placed in his court complex. He said: "It's appalling that the Democrat Senate Majority PAC and the Republican Senate Leadership Fund both spent millions to run false and malicious ads against me in this campaign".

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:11

He suffered what state police described as serious injuries and was flown to Inova Fairfax Hospital for treatment. Gregory Lee's official cause of death was determined to be from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, police stated. Thankfully, the trooper was able to duck away from the gunfire. The bullet was found lodged in the driver's side headrest. Shortly thereafter, the suspect crashed the vehicle and they observed the self-inflicted gunshot wound when they pulled him out.

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:07

The strikes came "in response to the rockets fired towards Israel" earlier on Friday, according to the statement. This is the largest incidence of fire from Gaza since the 2014 Israel-Hamas war. Nevertheless, it is Israeli policy to hold Hamas, as the entity governing the Gaza Strip, responsible for any and all violent acts against the Jewish state.

by | December 31, 2017 | 11:23

Four Britons are feared dead after a sea plane crashed near Sydney , Australia. Acting Superintendent Michael Gorman told reporters the single-engine aircraft was lying in 13 metres (43 feet) of water. The crash landing has been described as a " ditching " by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau, who are investigating the incident. Fellow Sydney Seaplanes pilot took to Facebook to write, 'Thought are with the guys from Sydney Seaplanes this afternoon, hope they are all well and ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 10:25

Pyongyang immediately condemned the move, calling it an " act of war, " and demanded repatriation of all North Koreans working overseas within 24 months. The Russian Customs Service declined to comment when asked on Wednesday if Russian ships had supplied fuel to North Korean vessels. The move comes after months of attempts by Trump to pally up with Russian Federation and China in a bid to win their support over North Korea.

by | December 31, 2017 | 10:07

People born in 21st century will gradually begin to become eligible voters from 1st of January, 2018. It can transform our nation. "With their skills and strength, they will take India to new heights of glory". In the previous edition of " Mann ki Baat " on November 26, Prime Minister Modi saluted the martyrs of the 26/11 attack. "I urge you to compile around five positive things from this year and share with me with '#PositiveIndia"; this will inspire others too".

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:24

After postponing the original name-drawing earlier this week, James Alcorn, chair of the state's Board of Elections, on Friday rescheduled the name-drawing for January 4 "unless the court system intervenes". According to the Associated Press, GOP House Leader Kirk Cox told reporters on a conference call that "Democrats have sought to delay and obstruct at every turn".

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:06

It sounds like those discussions are very preliminary, but Saudi Arabia's large internet-connected population is a big opportunity for local startups and businesses that could use some world-class cloud computing. Both companies refused to comment on the matter when approached by Reuters , while SAGIA was not available to respond. While the reform plans in Saudi call for attracting foreign investment, officials have courted players in Silicon Valley especially strong during the last two ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:02

Ambassador Nikki Haley . We will no longer let the generosity of the American people be taken advantage of or remain unchecked. She added: "This historic reduction in spending - in addition to many other moves toward a more efficient and accountable United Nations - is a big step in the right direction".

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:04

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper was killed and two personnel injured on Sunday in occupied Kashmir's Pulwama district, the paramilitary force said. A encounter between terrorists and security forces is now underway. The Indian troops also killed three Pakistani soldiers and injured another in retaliatory action at Rukh Chakri sector in Rawlakot on December 25, 2017.