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Group says Site C approval will have 'grave consequences' for NDP Group says Site C approval will have 'grave consequences' for NDP
- Декабря 12, 2017

Liberal boondoggle - it has now become the B.C. NDP's project". Furious lobbying from proponents and opponents of the third dam on the Fraser River has continued since The B.C. Horgan will likely face considerable backlash from environmental groups and certain supporters for betraying what they thought was an election promise to cancel the dam. (more...)
Texas A&M lineman threatened to kill people with rifle Texas A&M lineman threatened to kill people with rifle
- Декабря 12, 2017

Per the Dallas Morning News , Henderson tried throwing the gun out of the auto after the reported incident had occurred. According to the Houston Chronicle , Henderson, 23, is alleged to have " pointed a gun at several people at Campus Village Apartments in College Station around 2:30 a.m ". (more...)
U.S. soldier who fled to North Korea for 'dog's life' DIES U.S. soldier who fled to North Korea for 'dog's life' DIES
- Декабря 12, 2017

After being released early, Jenkins began living with Soga in the city of Sado in Niigata Prefecture from December 2004 with their two daughters, Mika and Brinda. 'You don't say no to North Korea. "I had never seen anybody so handsome", Jenkins recalled in his memoir, "She was wearing a white blouse, a white skirt, and white high-heel shoes. (more...)
Cory Booker campaigns for Democrat in Alabama Cory Booker campaigns for Democrat in Alabama
- Декабря 11, 2017

Several women have accused Moore of sexual misconduct, and pursuing them when they were teenagers and he was in his 30s . "We can not afford, the future of this country can not afford to lose the seat", Trump said referring to his party's narrow 52-48 advantage in the Senate. (more...)
Arab foreign ministers meet in Cairo over Jerusalem Arab foreign ministers meet in Cairo over Jerusalem
- Декабря 11, 2017

A Turkish presidential source said Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and French President Emmanuel Macron will work together to try to persuade the United States to reconsider the move. Shortly afterwards, the army said it had identified a second launch from the Hamas-controlled enclave, but had not yet identified where it landed. One rocket hit the southern Israeli town of Sderot, although public radio said it did not explode and did not cause any casualties. (more...)
Trump's Criticism of Federal Bureau of Investigation Trump's Criticism of Federal Bureau of Investigation
- Декабря 11, 2017

But Wray also said he would consider reopening the investigation if the inspector general determines that would be appropriate. "Did Peter Strzok help produce and present the application to the [Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act] court to secure a warrant to spy on Americans associated with the Trump campaign?" asked Rep. (more...)
USA to blame for tensions: N. Korea USA to blame for tensions: N. Korea
- Декабря 11, 2017

UN's Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman wrapped up his four-day trip to North Korea, where he held a series of meetings with Pyongyang's officials, including Foreign Minister Ri Yong-Ho, on Friday. Last month's missile test prompted a U.S. warning that North Korea's leadership would be "utterly destroyed" if war were to break out. North Korean state media purports it can carry a "super-large heavy warhead". (more...)
Israeli Army Destroys Tunnel From Gaza Strip Israeli Army Destroys Tunnel From Gaza Strip
- Декабря 11, 2017

Col. Jonathan Conricus. During the 2014 summer war with Israel, Hamas terrorists on several occasions made their way into Israel through terror tunnels, although they did not manage to reach civilian areas. The Israeli defense forces have demolished two tunnels leading to the country from Gaza Strip within the last 1.5 months. Over the weekend, Israeli airstrikes hit several militant sites in Gaza in response to rocket fire, killing two Hamas militants. (more...)
International Day for Human Rights International Day for Human Rights
- Декабря 11, 2017

The state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), monitored in Seoul, reported that the Human Rights Institute of the DPRK Academy of Social Sciences issued a white paper Saturday that attempts to "clarify who has defended human rights and who has violated them". (more...)
Ukraine: Protesters gather in Kiev after police recapture ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili Ukraine: Protesters gather in Kiev after police recapture ex-Georgia leader Saakashvili
- Декабря 10, 2017

Protester Igor Ognyov, from the eastern city of Sumy, told The Associated Press that the police stormed the camp before dawn on Wednesday. The report on the politician's detention was later posted on Mikheil Saakashvili's Facebook page. (more...)
Firefighters Battling 'Hurricane-Force' Winds in Creek Fire Firefighters Battling 'Hurricane-Force' Winds in Creek Fire
- Декабря 10, 2017

Red flag parking restrictions meant to keep Los Angeles streets open for firefighting equipment expired at 8 a.m. Friday, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. All Los Angeles Unified School District schools in the San Fernando Valley and some on the west side of Los Angeles - a total of 265 district schools and charter schools - were closed Thursday and will remain shuttered Friday. (more...)
Trump, Trump Jr. Got Emails Offering Docs After WikiLeaks Made Them Public Trump, Trump Jr. Got Emails Offering Docs After WikiLeaks Made Them Public
- Декабря 10, 2017

An email sent to President Donald Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr . before the 2016 election included a decryption key for hacked documents that the website WikiLeaks had made public a day earlier. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders also calls out CNN for reporting fake news. But at 1 p.m. ET, the story unraveled. Still, Trump Jr. (more...)
FBI Director Christopher Wray Defends His Agency On Capitol Hill FBI Director Christopher Wray Defends His Agency On Capitol Hill
- Декабря 10, 2017

Wray's testimony comes after the FBI has been the target of scornful attacks from President Donald Trump and some other Republicans who have alleged that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible links between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during last year's presidential election is politically biased. (more...)
Making a Murderer: Appeals court upholds Brendan Dassey's conviction Making a Murderer: Appeals court upholds Brendan Dassey's conviction
- Декабря 10, 2017

By a 4-to-3 vote, the appellate court ruled that Dassey's confession was not coerced, according to the Chicago Tribune . Brendan Dassey had claimed that he was tricked into confessing that he helped his uncle rape and kill photographer Teresa Halbach in 2005. (more...)
White House faces questions about Trump's health after slurred words White House faces questions about Trump's health after slurred words
- Декабря 10, 2017

There was clearly something off about the way in which Trump spoke at the event, and while I'm not going to speculate about what have been the cause for the president's slurred speech, his apparent difficulties did not go unnoticed . During a press conference on Thursday, Sanders stated Trump will see a doctor at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in "the first part of next year", and the results will be released to the public, according to the New York Daily News . (more...)
North Korea says UN envoy expressed willingness to ease tensions North Korea says UN envoy expressed willingness to ease tensions
- Декабря 10, 2017

Feltman, who left Pyongyang earlier today, has yet to comment on his trip. Despite calls from other world leaders for restraint, this year has seen US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un hurl insults at each other, both at one time saying the other was mad. (more...)
Trump to make medical exam public after slurring words, White House says Trump to make medical exam public after slurring words, White House says
- Декабря 09, 2017

Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders responded to internet speculation about President Donald Trump's seemingly slurred words, saying Thursday, "The president's throat was dry - nothing more than that". Ms Sanders described questions about Trump's speech as "ridiculous", stating that his throat was "just dry". Frankly pretty ridiculous questions. These are the kinds of questions that should have been asked when Trump was a presidential candidate and refused to release his medical ... (more...)
The Silence Breakers are Time's Person of the Year The Silence Breakers are Time's Person of the Year
- Декабря 09, 2017

The group has been dubbed the "silence breakers" and includes a list of women and men who have championed the #MeToo movement in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment scandal and the many claims against Hollywood men that followed. (more...)
Moore accuser: Expert confirmed his 1977 yearbook signature Moore accuser: Expert confirmed his 1977 yearbook signature
- Декабря 09, 2017

One accuser in particular, Beverly Young Nelson , claimed that Moore aggressively pursued her when he was 30, and she was 15. Moore has denied the allegations, calling them "completely false" and "malicious". "We did not ask the expert to examine the printing after the cursive writing and signature", Allred said Friday. Allred acknowledged that Nelson added the date and restaurant name below the signature. (more...)
Arizona's Trent Franks Expected to Resign Arizona's Trent Franks Expected to Resign
- Декабря 08, 2017

Stay with us online, on social media, and on air for further updates. Neither Republican operative said they knew why the eight-term Franks was leaving. Franks was first elected to Congress in 2002 and was reelected in 2016 by a 37-point margin. Obviously, this news (if true) is incredibly shocking and came out of relatively nowhere compared to Sen. (more...)
3 dead, 15 hurt in New Mexico high school shooting 3 dead, 15 hurt in New Mexico high school shooting
- Декабря 08, 2017

Authorities in New Mexico said on Twitter that the shooter was among the the deceased. San Juan Sheriff's Office Capt. Brice Current said the families of the shooting victims have been notified. "Please avoid the area". The school was placed on lockdown as everyone was evacuated. Aztec High School is about 180 miles northwest of Albuquerque, New Mexico. (more...)
Travel disruption as Storm Caroline brings gales and snow showers Travel disruption as Storm Caroline brings gales and snow showers
- Декабря 08, 2017

Transport networks face widespread disruption and power cuts are possible as a result of the extreme weather, the forecaster said. The Met Office said the high winds were expected to damage buildings and cause flying debris, as well as power cuts, severe travel disruption and risky waves. (more...)
Baby pronounced dead wakes up on way to funeral Baby pronounced dead wakes up on way to funeral
- Декабря 08, 2017

The twins born to Shalimar Bagh resident Ashish and Varsha at Max hospital on November 30 were 22 weeks premature. The baby, found to be alive by the family, died after a week of treatment today in a nursing home in Pitampura. The family is reportedly unsure if the boy will survive but they will not be taking him back to Max Hospital. "Had the baby not been exposed for so many hours after his birth, maybe we could have probably prolonged his life longer". (more...)
Lindsey Vonn: I won't represent USA president at Winter Olympics Lindsey Vonn: I won't represent USA president at Winter Olympics
- Декабря 08, 2017

Unfortunately for Vonn, it is now possible that geopolitical forces may prevent her from realizing her dream. But Vonn isn't the only U.S. Olympic athlete who reportedly won't accept Trump's invitation to the White House. "I have no interest in going". Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry said he didn't want to visit the White House in celebration of his team's National Basketball Association title, sparking a back-and-forth between Trump and the Warriors. (more...)
Pizza Hut Testing Beer, Wine Delivery Pizza Hut Testing Beer, Wine Delivery
- Декабря 07, 2017

The company said it was starting the booze delivery in Phoenix, Ariz., and hoped to expand within the next year. In Phoenix, the initial beer selection will be six-packs of Budweiser, Bud Light, Shock Top and Kilt Lifter, a local favorite. (more...)
PM Modi questions Congress for linking Ayodhya dispute with 2019 polls PM Modi questions Congress for linking Ayodhya dispute with 2019 polls
- Декабря 07, 2017

Dhandhuka:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the Congress party now wanted to link Ram Temple in Ayodhya with 2019 elections. The Congress was quick to hit back. "Congress should answer." the PM said. He asked Congress president Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi to take a stand on the Ramjanamabhoomi matter. (more...)
Wildfire shuts San Diego Freeway: Rush-hour nightmare as flames rage Wildfire shuts San Diego Freeway: Rush-hour nightmare as flames rage
- Декабря 07, 2017

Residents living west of the 405 should brace for evacuations as well in the event the flames cross the freeway. Firefighters from throughout Southern California were mobilized to fight the fires . Residents near Bel Terrace and North Sepulveda Boulevard raced outside their homes Wednesday morning as flames neared their homes. "I was going to die in this house", Beverly Freeman , 83, told the Los Angeles Times , as she's unsure her two-story gray house that she and her husband built three ... (more...)
See the only 2017 appearance of the supermoon See the only 2017 appearance of the supermoon
- Декабря 06, 2017

And they weren't disappointed by what they saw. This causes it to appear slightly larger and brighter than normal. The association of the Moon with both oceanic and crustal tides has led to claims that the supermoon phenomenon may be associated with increased risk of events like earthquakes and volcanic eruptions, but there is no evidence of such a link. (more...)
John Conyers Steps Down John Conyers Steps Down
- Декабря 06, 2017

John Conyers who faces allegations of sexual harassment from several women who once worked for him. Conyers called in to The Mildred Gaddis Show Tuesday morning from his hospital room with his attorney by his side. The other lawmakers are Senate Democrat Al Franken, House Democrat Ruben Kihuen, and House Republican Blake Farenthold. Conyers, however, has steadfastly denied the claims, saying he hasn't harassed anyone and that the $27,000 payment to former staffer Marion Brown - who ... (more...)
Russian Federation probe cost $7 million over 5 months, DOJ says Russian Federation probe cost $7 million over 5 months, DOJ says
- Декабря 06, 2017

A Justice Department report released Tuesday shows Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation spending $3.2 million between its formation in mid-May and the end September. Trump told the paper. There was no immediate response to the Deutsche Bank subpoena from Trump's lawyers. In 2012, his Trump International Hotel Hotel and Tower in Chicago was loaned up to $640m, according to a property filing. (more...)
Minnesota Public Radio Cuts Ties With Garrison Keillor After Alleged Inappropriate Behavior Minnesota Public Radio Cuts Ties With Garrison Keillor After Alleged Inappropriate Behavior
- Декабря 04, 2017

Minnesota Public Radio said in a statement released shortly after Keillor's announcement that it made a decision to terminate his contracts and his private media companies after someone who worked with him on " A Prairie Home Companion " came forward last month. (more...)
North Korea: US 'begging' for war with 'largest ever' joint aerial drill North Korea: US 'begging' for war with 'largest ever' joint aerial drill
- Декабря 04, 2017

A 2.5-magnitude natural disaster has been detected in North Korea near where the country recently conducted a nuclear test, Seoul's weather agency said. East Coast. They will be joined by more F-35bs - the Marine Corps version, based in Japan - B-1 bombers and E-3 airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft that will fly in to join the wargames and then return to bases elsewhere, the official said. (more...)
Sauber confirm Leclerc & Ericsson, as Alfa Romeo livery revealed Sauber confirm Leclerc & Ericsson, as Alfa Romeo livery revealed
- Декабря 03, 2017

The Italian auto manufacturer is making a return to the sport after 30-years to sponsor the team. Giovinazzi, who served as Ferrari's third driver in 2017, has two Sauber race outings to his name, the Italian having stood in for the injured Wehrlein at this season's two opening rounds, with a best finish of 12th in Australia. (more...)
Renewable Fuel Standard requirements on par with 2017 Renewable Fuel Standard requirements on par with 2017
- Декабря 02, 2017

Under the Clean Air Act, the EPA must set the renewable RFS volume requirements - called the Renewable Volume Obligations (RVO) - each year and finalize those standards by November 30 for the following year, EPA stated. That's ultimately a win for Poet and other ethanol producers. Grassley, Ernst, King, Young, and Loebsack all ended their statements with an emphasis on their continued commitment to advocating for and defending the Renewable Fuel Standard and the USA biofuel industry. (more...)
12 injured as terrorists open fire near Peshawar University 12 injured as terrorists open fire near Peshawar University
- Декабря 02, 2017

Three burqa-clad gun men have also entered the Directorate as intermittent gunfire, and blast heard from inside the premises. Local media reported that police and the army reached the site shortly afterwards and exchanged fire with the attackers. (more...)
"Argentina again?" Two African nations in groups of death and more
- Декабря 02, 2017

World Champions Germany will slug it out with Mexico, Sweden and South Korea, while five-time champions Brazil have to contend with Switzerland Costa Roca and Serbia. Since then they have met again at the group stage at three other times in 2002, 2010, 2014. "I think (our fans) will be stars in the World Cup, happy people". (more...)
US Battles For Global Push On N.Korea Amid Russia, China Doubts US Battles For Global Push On N.Korea Amid Russia, China Doubts
- Декабря 02, 2017

He said: " North Korea will be unsafe in about nine months or so because then two things are going to happen at the same time". U.S. President Donald Trump expressed disappointment in an early morning tweet that a Chinese envoy's recent visit to Pyongyang appeared to have had "no impact" on stopping such provocations. (more...)
UP civic polls: Congress faces drubbing in Amethi UP civic polls: Congress faces drubbing in Amethi
- Декабря 02, 2017

Such was the enthusiasm among BJP leaders that the Chief Minister delayed his departure to Delhi and preferred to be with fellow leaders at the state party office to be with supporters. In Amethi and Musafirkhana, the party had not fielded candidates. In Mathura, BJP's Mukesh Kumar scored 1.03 lakh votes to defeat Congress's Mohan Singh (80,938). (more...)
Protester interrupts Roy Moore event: 'Are all the girls lying?' Protester interrupts Roy Moore event: 'Are all the girls lying?'
- Декабря 01, 2017

They don't hold conservative values". They're the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered who want to change our culture. Why this matters: If Jones can not maintain Democrat fervor for more than two weeks and continue to suppress potential Moore voters, he stands very little chance of defeating the Republican candidate one-on-one. (more...)
Dover residents shaken after area was rocked by quake Dover residents shaken after area was rocked by quake
- Декабря 01, 2017

An even more powerful quake struck DE before that, according to UD, but that was before scientists took measurements. Paul Caruso is a geophysicist with the USGS's natural disaster information center in Colorado. "What we felt was kinda just a rumble, and I didn't quite know what to make of it and it was loud as well". "It was actually pretty scary and pretty surprising". (more...)

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