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by | March 18, 2018 | 23:34

Chris McDaniel is dropping his primary challenge against Sen. Roger Wicker , instead announcing a bid for the Senate seat that will be left vacant by Sen. If no candidate receives 50 percent of the vote, a runoff will occur two weeks later - two days before Thanksgiving. Democrat Mike Espy, President Bill Clinton's first agriculture secretary, says he has a "strong intention" to run for the seat Cochran is leaving.

by | March 18, 2018 | 22:36

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for much of North Yorkshire for snow and ice until midnight tonight. "Bitterly cold is the best way to describe it - temperatures on the face of it probably just around freezing, but with wind it's going to feel well below freezing".

by | March 18, 2018 | 22:24

Police officer Nick Bailey, who initially attended to the Skripals, was also in hospital in a critical state, though conscious, but his health has improved and he is now in a stable condition, England's health service said Friday. "We object to these claims about the origin of (the toxin), which are not substantiated", Stropnicky said on his official Twitter feed. Speaking on Russia-24 television, Zakharova said Britain is taking a tough line against Russia because of frustration at recent ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 22:09

Mr Weatherill was the most vocal opponent of the federal government's National Energy Guarantee, Mr Turnbull said. Mr Xenophon's SA Best party fielded 41 candidates including 36 in the 47-seat House of Assembly as optimism grew in the new party that it could install as many as a dozen MPs giving it balance-of-power leverage.

by | March 18, 2018 | 22:02

The Spartans have a much deeper team, putting 10 players on the floor on Friday. The Wolf Pack trailed by four early in an overtime period that featured 34 total points. "It's tough because we were hoping for a higher seed, but we ended up playing a team that's arguably Top 5 in the country on what's nearly their home floor", Bucknell guard Kimbal Mackenzie said.

by | March 18, 2018 | 21:55

Visibly rattled Tillerson broke a water glass because he was sacked by someone who sold mail order stakes. "Trump made me do it", McKinnon's Sessions blurted out as Moffat's Anderson Cooper grilled Sessions about the firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation veteran Andrew McCabe in what was seen as a politically motivated act directed by Trump.

by | March 18, 2018 | 21:47

If you bought some Powerball tickets in a St. Patricks Day haze on Saturday, check your pockets. The single winning ticket with numbers 22-57-59-60-66 and Powerball 7, was sold in Pennsylvania. The ticket sold in Texas won a $2 million prize because it included a Power Play option, it said. The winning $456.7 million jackpot has an estimated cash value of $273.9 million if the victor chooses to take a lump-sum payout.

by | March 18, 2018 | 21:26

Russia announced its move on Saturday after London accused the Kremlin of carrying out a nerve toxin attack on a former Russian double agent and his daughter in England."We will never tolerate a threat to the life of British citizens and others on British soil from the Russian Government".

by | March 18, 2018 | 21:08

Singh spoke on a range of issues - from defence and the economy to foreign policy - and received a standing ovation from the delegates. "The BJP government has messed up the economy". The Congress moved in that direction, he said, whether it was with Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal and Sri Lanka, or countries such as China. The Congress under him would take seniors and youth together as the tradition of the party was to embrace change without forgetting its past and legacy, he said.

by | March 18, 2018 | 20:58

Other measures included closing the British Council and shutting down the British consulate in St Petersburg, while the country indicated it could take further action should there be what it called more "unfriendly" moves. But Russia maintains it has never made them. Lord Ricketts, the former United Kingdom national security adviser, said the "biggest losers" from the closure of the British Council's cultural program in Russia were ordinary Russian citizens.

by | March 18, 2018 | 20:58

President Donald Trump threatened the United Kingdom, France and Germany last January to withdraw if they did not negotiate an amendment to the multilateral treaty and set a four-month deadline for that goal, Shamjani said. Trump has had several public feuds with Corker, who he accused of engineering the deal under the Obama administration. Political analysts are also questioning whether Trump's firing-by-Twitter last week of secretary of state Rex Tillerson, and the appointment of ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 20:51

And what has emerged, "as far as Atticus and his virtue goes", Sorkin told NY magazine last fall, "is a different take on " Mockingbird " than Harper Lee's or Horton Foote's (1962 screenplay)". Jeff Daniels is set to play Atticus in the Broadway play, which is scheduled to begin previews on November 1st and open on December 13th. 'Mr Rudin assured Ms Carter that he wanted to do the Play right and that he would make sure that the Estate would be satisfied with the final product, ' the suit ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 20:08

Sunshine and showers in the south and west. Rain in the north and east, falling as snow over the hills of Scotland but also northern England later. An amber snow warning has been issued, running from midnight to 9pm on Sunday, with the West Country set to receive significant snowfall for the second time this month.

by | March 18, 2018 | 19:12

A lower-level status yellow warning remains in place for the rest of the country until Monday morning. It'll remain in effect until 9am tomorrow. According to Irish Rail, there are delays on services into and out of Dublin due to points problems caused by the snow.

by | March 18, 2018 | 19:08

The four-nation statement is the fruit of British efforts to enlist worldwide support as it tries to hold Russia accountable for the March 4 attack that left the former Russian agent and his daughter in critical condition and a British police officer seriously ill.

by | March 18, 2018 | 18:10

He said mopping operations are underway and the Turkish flag has been raised in the town that sits less than 50 kilometers from the Turkish border. The humanitarian situation is reportedly worsening, with tremendous pressure on Afrin hospital - the only medical facility equipped for major operations - which is struggling to cope with the influx of injured people.

by | March 18, 2018 | 18:01

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told Reuters that Moscow would take reciprocal action to expel British diplomats from the country. The Russian statement said the government could take further measures if Britain takes any more "unfriendly" moves toward Russia .

by | March 18, 2018 | 17:59

The United States in particular is demanding that Pakistan move against Taliban leaders who support a continuation of the war in Afghanistan and oppose participating in peace talks with Kabul, the official said. "But we have not seen them proactively take the steps that we expect and know they are capable of". The US-Pak relations witnessed a downtrend after US President Donald Trump's New Year tweet, wherein he had claimed that Washington had "foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 17:56

Israeli and Palestinian rescue forces worked together on the scene to treat the wounded. The Israeli military said on Twitter the suspect , 26-year-old Alaa Rattab-a-Latif Kabha, had been taken to a hospital and was being questioned. The rallies saw at least three Palestinians and two Israeli soldiers suffer injuries. The frequency of such attacks had abated but has picked up again since Trump's Jerusalem announcement.

by | March 18, 2018 | 17:48

Moscow also said it would halt the activities of the British Council in Russian Federation in a tough series of retaliatory measures announced after it summoned British ambassador Laurie Bristow. Jonathan A. Greenblatt, CEO of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), an worldwide Jewish non-governmental organization always looking for anything allegedly "anti-semitic", said: "President Putin bizarrely has resorted to the blame game by pointing the finger at Jews and other minorities in his ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 17:43

Christopher Raguso, Capt. Christopher "Tripp" Zanetis, Staff Sgt. Dashan Briggs and Capt. Andreas O'Keeffe were assigned to 106 Rescue Wing and stationed at F.S. At least one of these heroes served in the New York Air National Guard, 106th Rescue Wing in Suffolk County. "The entire Flying Tiger Family is grieving the loss of Mark".

by | March 18, 2018 | 15:29

The Ventura County Sheriff's Department released more information on the shooting at The Oaks Mall in Thousand Oaks , California on Saturday afternoon. Authorities set up a safety zone across the street. No one else was harmed or fired at during the shooting. "People were allowed to move around and employees tried their best to make people comfortable".

by | March 18, 2018 | 15:16

The DA was convinced that the deal referred to by President Cyril Ramaphosa this week, which guaranteed that the state would pay for Zuma's legal defence, could not have been reached lawfully, he told journalists in Johannesburg following the two-day meeting of the DA's federal executive.

by | March 18, 2018 | 14:36

The deceased were identified as 35-year-old Mohammad Ramzan S/o Abdullaha, his wife Malika Bi, 32, and their three son's 14-years-old Abdul Rehman, 12-years-old Mohammad Rizwan and 7-years-old Razaq Ramzan. It may be recalled that four Army personnel including a Captain were martyred on February 4 in ceasefire violation by Pakistan. Former J&K chief ministers and opposition National Conference leaders Farooq Abdullah and Omar Abdullah, expressed shock and grief over killing of five ...

by | March 18, 2018 | 12:37

While such a scenario is unlikely, the fact it is being floated as an option may give US officials more leverage in negotiations with European signatories to salvage the accord by toughening it. For his part, Aragchi sees the writing on the wall. Many of those sanctions, including those that used to target Iran's banking system, have been technically lifted but companies still refrain from engaging in major deals with Iran as they fear a U.S.