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by | December 11, 2016 | 01:16

This isn't the first time that a controversial character has been named " person of the year ". Speaking on his award Trump said It is an hounour to be on cover of such a magazine. Trump was on the shortlist for the 2015 award, but was beaten to it by German Chancellor Angela Merkel . Nevertheless, the magazine who has been selecting the year's most influential person, group or idea since 1927 chose Donald Trump to be the most significant personality of the year.

by | December 11, 2016 | 01:17

Anthony Mayse told a CNN affiliate that after he hopped off the Santa's lap on December 3, jolly old St. Nick told Mayse to " lay off the hamburgers and french fries ". The conversation with Father Christmas left the 9-year-old in tears. When you take your children - no matter their age or body type - to see Santa Claus , you expect Jolly Old Saint Nick to be, well, jolly.

by | December 10, 2016 | 01:26

Flags around New Concord, Glenn's hometown in eastern OH, have already been lowered and the university where he was a trustee held a moment of silence before a basketball game on Thursday when news of his death emerged. Initially running for the U.S. Senate in 1964, he was forced to bow out of the running in the primaries when he sustained a head injury in an accident.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:57

At a news conference on Monday across the street from Trump Tower in Manhattan, Stein said every dollar she raised for the recount was going to an account for that goal. Even if all three states were unable to certify their votes for Trump, Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton would also not have the 270 Electoral College votes necessary for an outright victory.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:26

But as other programs have caught up - the entire Pac-12 has sunk big money into facilities upgrades and even the most staid programs will where alternate uniforms - that huge head start OR had with recruits is now just a small step. The skinny: Herman's name cropped up as a possible replacement for Charlie Strong past year at about this time. Taggart had been getting the Bulls ready to face SC in the Birmingham Bowl.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:25

Trump has already picked retired United States Army lieutenant general Michael T. Flynn to become his national security advisor. General Kelly became the highest-ranking military officer to lose a son or daughter in Iraq or Afghanistan. Kelly, who retired in February as chief of U.S. Southern Command, would inherit a massive and often troubled department responsible for overseeing perhaps the most controversial part of Trump's agenda: his proposed crackdown on illegal immigration.

by | December 07, 2016 | 06:09

In an early morning tweet , Trump suggests the penalties could include jail time or even losing their American citizenship. Trump's tweet followed a Fox News story about a flag burning at Hampshire College in MA. "So glad someone is standing up for our country". She sponsored an anti-flag burning bill when she was in the U.S. Senate. Burning the American flag, which is considered "symbolic speech", is technically protected under the First Amendment.

by | December 07, 2016 | 06:00

All of those players, including Sale, are set to be free agents before the 2020 season. The Red Sox paid a significant price to get Sale , which everyone knew was necessary to pry him away from the White Sox. Diaz is a 22-year-old right-hander. Sale logged a career-high 226.2 innings pitched in 2016 and held his opposition to a collective.227 batting average, the fifth-best mark in the American League this year and lowest against the southpaw since 2014.

by | December 07, 2016 | 06:03

However, they can expect no favors from the Lions today, as Detroit themselves do not have much room for error. All of the Detroit's seven wins have happened after the organization trailed going into the fourth quarter of the game. Then the Lions signed Anquan Boldin just before training camp, pushing Jones down the depth chart. "I turned into a running back and scored". On the play, the Lions had lots of pre-snap movement, confusing the Saints and Riddick emerged uncovered in the ...

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:16

The fresh sanctions became a source of renewed tension between Iran and the US. In the new year and under a new president, Congress is likely to renew debate on imposing fresh sanctions against Iran, according to Mark Dubowitz, executive director of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, who has helped lawmakers write previous sanctions legislation on Iran.

by | December 05, 2016 | 02:01

The Lions defense sniffed out a screen pass on third-and-13, forcing the field goal attempt. Q. First quarter report: People were expecting a high-scoring game, but it was 3-0 with the Lions in the lead when the quarter ended. Then you are not going to have the time of possession - all of the little things we talk about. They've had the ball for 12 minutes and 34 seconds, while the Saints have had it only 4:23.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:55

The group of veterans, including members already gathered at the site, will also finish building a barracks and mess hall near where they constructed a headquarters at the Oceti Sakowin camp about 5 miles north of the small town of Cannon Ball.

by | December 04, 2016 | 02:01

The US House of Representatives has easily passed President Barack Obama's requested military budget of $618.7 billion for the next fiscal year, allowing the Pentagon to increase payments as well as the number of active duty forces. "That may take a little time, but once we've reached a conclusion about whether or not the president will sign it, we'll let you know", White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told reporters on Wednesday.

by | December 03, 2016 | 11:08

Bush as the victor of that year's presidential race with Democrat Al Gore. The case will be heard on December 9. On Nov. 30, Green Party candidate Stein filed a petition for a recount of presidential votes in the Great Lakes state. Absentee ballots are checked in the Wisconsin recount . The Wisconsin Republican Party has also filed a complaint over the recount effort in that state, it said.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:49

Federal officials have said one of their biggest fears was that a radicalized American who left the country to join the Islamic State or al-Shabab might return home to carry out attacks on US soil. The 18-year-old was fatally shot by a police officer shortly after driving into pedestrians and then slashing people with a knife. "America! Stop interfering with other countries, especially the Muslim Ummah", he wrote, according to copies of the Facebook page saved by USA media.

by | December 02, 2016 | 00:12

According the Sheriff Office's Facebook post, the beaver was later released into the care of a wildlife rehabilitator. Mary's County Sheriff's Office got a good chuckle when she arrived on scene. Officials say the beaver tried to make a run for it, but was safely "apprehended" by Animal Control and released to a wildlife rehabilitation center.

by | December 01, 2016 | 04:26

The unanimous decision not to pursue charges against Vinson was reached by 15 prosecutors. The district attorney in Charlotte, North Carolina, has scheduled a news conference to discuss his investigation of a police officer's fatal shooting of a black man earlier this year.

by | December 01, 2016 | 04:26

Department of Education. Majority were at the centerpiece of a story we ran a decade ago when her husband Dick DeVos ran for governor: "You don't know Dick" but remain true today. And at Slate magazine, Dana Goldstein worries that Trump's nominee will "gut public education". But in reality, most students go to college near their home, and as a result, their choices are limited.

by | November 30, 2016 | 18:33

The Supreme Court ruled in 1989 that flag-burning is "expressive conduct" protected by the First Amendment. Trump has not held a news conference in roughly four months. The Supreme Court also ruled in 1967 that US citizens can not be involuntarily stripped of their citizenship. Trump's interest in the debate cements his long-documented willingness to disregard certain freedoms afforded by the Constitution, fueled by a temperament seemingly less rooted in a need to protect American ...

by | November 29, 2016 | 05:28

Koester told reporters that her sister was very excited to be home, but would not describe Papini's health. Her husband, Keith Papini, said he'd gotten a text from his wife at 10:37 a.m. "We are very thankful on this day that she was found safe and reunited with her family". Her mobile phone and headphones were found close to the site where she was last seen - 150 miles from where she was eventually left.

by | November 29, 2016 | 05:27

Allegedly bound with restraints, she flagged down a passing driver for help. She also thanked the motorist, who hasn't yet been identified by detectives, who stopped for Papini on the side of the road. "We appreciate that person stopping and helping her", she said. "It was just the biggest blessing, not only for the family but for the community that's been trying to find her", Oswald said of Papini's return.

by | November 29, 2016 | 04:49

The current rule grants overtime to people who gross less than $23,660 per year; the new rule increased the threshold to $47,476. Laxalt said in a press release, "Federal agencies can not unilaterally reinterpret federal law to impose burdens on state governments and businesses, and today's preliminary injunction reinforces the importance of the rule of law and constitutional government".

by | November 27, 2016 | 09:08

In that case, Guice gained 10,260 inches Saturday. LSU interim head coach believes administration will give him "fair shot". Can he win 10 or more games in seven of his first nine seasons if he lasts that long? Herman was the offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach at Ohio State from 2012-14 and had the same title at Iowa State from 2009-11.

by | November 26, 2016 | 16:49

Brandon Sampson scored career-high 24 points and the Tigers shot 61 percent after halftime to beat Old Dominion 66-60 Thursday night in the Battle 4 Atlantis consolation bracket. The Michigan State Spartans are feeling the pain of what it's like to endure a grueling early season schedule. The Cardinals went nine for 27 in the second half, with a shooting percentage of 33 percent.

by | November 25, 2016 | 02:01

Relatives were too far away to celebrate the holiday with, so the two made a decision to celebrate together. She said she felt "blessed to be a part of it". Michael School eighth-graders handing out Thanksgiving baskets to 174 people, some of whom might go without the traditional meal were it not for the giveaway, gained some things from their generous act that organizers hope will stay with students well beyond the holiday.