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by | November 21, 2016 | 12:48

So, go out and get some wins and get going again. Minnesota is 36-15 ATS in their last 51 games overall and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 vs. the NFC while the under is 4-1 in their last 5 home games. "If I had to pick a Hall of Fame guy, I'd pick him every single time ". The word around running back Adrian Peterson is that his torn right meniscus is getting close to full strength, and while Peterson is still believed to be three to four weeks from returning, he'll be able to start doing more ...

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:45

Other candidates in the French vote were Nathalie Kosciusko-Morizet, the only woman on the conservative ballot, former government ministers Bruno Le Maire and Jean-Francois Cope, and Parliament member Jean-Frederic Poisson. Anyone who paid two euros and signed a declaration of adherence to "the values of the centre and the right" could take part. Once Mr Fillon , long considered a political has-been, saw his ratings improve just over a week ago after good performances in televised debates, ...

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:42

But the Canada 2014 silver runners-up crashed out of the tournament as the win failed to land them in the quarterfinals. They needed to win and for Japan not to win in the other Group B match, but the Asians steamrolled their Canadian opponents 5-0, just across the city in Port Moresby, meaning the Nigerian girls would be heading home instead of heading into the quarter finals after wins over Canada and Spain.

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:44

Trump said that the meeting was only meant to last for a few minutes but went on for longer. The meeting lasted almost an hour and a half. "I think we're going to do some absolutely spectacular things for the American people", Trump said, while sitting with Ryan.

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:40

Some 85 percent said they accept the results as legitimate, and 63 percent said they would support the new president. But, the plan can have as high as a $5,000 deductible on top of the premium costs and be considered acceptable. And because of the ACA, children can no longer be denied coverage because of a pre-existing condition. Stripping away coverage could trigger a political backlash.

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:41

A trio of suits brought by former students in NY and California alleged that the Trump training program - which was not an accredited college or university, and operated from 2005 to 2011 - fleeced students by tricking them with aggressive marketing.

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:29

She later provided a revised interpretation of Ryabkov's remarks, saying he was likely referring to meetings between Russian diplomats and USA officials who supported Trump - rather than campaign staffers, the Washington Post reported. "It is really complicated to be speaking about it now, but anyway Trump has opportunities for that", he added. Russian officials claim Trump and Putin share similarities in their approach to foreign policy.

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:21

The 12 pro-democracy signatories to a letter (pdf) sent to Trump on Thursday raised similar concerns, declaring Trump's "duties to the American people now must prevail over your personal ties to the Trump Organization businesses". His father Charles, a New Jersey real estate tycoon known for big donations to Democratic politicians and Jewish causes, was incarcerated in the minimum-security facility in 2005 after pleading guilty to federal charges in a lurid political corruption scandal .

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:23

The recommendation to relieve Adm. Michael S. Rogers from his post as head of the National Security Agency was made to the White House last month by Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, according to USA officials, who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter.

by | November 18, 2016 | 06:59

Obama's administration has intensified its criticism of Israeli settlement-building in the occupied West Bank. Netanyahu slammed it as an "infantile and irresponsible" act although members of his Likud party have voted in favor. He added that the Palestinians would turn to other global institutions as well, "to stop this Israeli escalation". According to the anti-settlement movement Peace Now, there are 97 outposts in the occupied West Bank, and over 130 settlements in the West Bank and East ...

by | November 18, 2016 | 06:56

Conversely, the TPP's failure is a win for protectionists, including Japan's sheltered farmers, damaging potential USA exports to Asia. Donald Trump's surprise election win sent shockwaves through Asian markets, while his apparent intent to cancel the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has not helped sentiment either.

by | November 18, 2016 | 06:54

She wrote alongside the selfie: "Riding around Manhattan with this Hunk of Burning Love ". Madonna gets to have all the fun. The popular segment features on Corden's Late Late Show in the United States and has become a viral hit since its launch.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:17

Merkel's CDU holds its annual party conference early next month - a venue the chancellor could use to say she will run again. That friendship is part of the reason Obama made Germany , which he has already visited five times as president, the second stop on his global trip.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:15

Meanwhile, the nationalist Global Times newspaper warns against "ridiculing" North Korea and says that social media users should have "respect for the leaders of neighbouring countries" and treat them with "graceful manners and self respect".

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:08

Speaking in Athens , Greece, Obama was in fine form, telling the gathered crowd about the importance of democracy and "free and fair elections, because citizens must be able to choose their own leaders". "It is important because if reforms here are going to be sustained, people need to see hope, and they need to see progress". "And so one of the messages I will be able to deliver is his commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the Transatlantic Alliance", Obama said.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:09

During his campaign, Trump has appeared to be more sympathetic to Israel than the Palestinians, which has energized nationalist Israelis. It was promoted by the pro-settler Jewish Home party in part to stop the evacuation of Amona, an outpost that Israel's Supreme Court ruled was built on private Palestinian land and ordered demolished by December 25.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:09

No insurgent group has so far claimed responsibility for the bombing during morning rush hour, which comes as the Taliban are intensifying nationwide attacks on the Western-backed government. A worsening security situation is underscored by the strike nearly two years after North Atlantic Treaty Organisation officially stopped its combat operations.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:04

The €55 million a year agreement could be worth as much as €61.5 million per season if Barca wins La Liga and the Champions League , a deal that tops Manchester United's £52 millon-a-season with Chevrolet. This is what the shirt would look like if Rakuten were sponsoring Barcelona this season. "The deal began at a dinner hosted by Gerard Pique at Hiroshi Mikitani's house in San Francisco in 2015", revealed Bartomeu at an event announcing the deal.

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:09

In a swearing-in ceremony in October, all Hong Kong legislators were required to take the usual oath of office, which includes a clause to bear "allegiance to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China ".

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:05

David Spooner, partner at law firm Barnes & Thornburg and former chief textile and apparel negotiator at the Office of US Trade Representative (USTR), said last week that TPP would not happen in a Trump administration. Trump who defined NAFTA as "the worst trade deal the US ever signed". Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is scheduled to meet with Trump this week, and reports suggest that he will continue to promote the benefits of TPP to the incoming president.

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:06

In the exchange , Assistant Attorney General Peter Kadzik , writing on a personal email account, appears to alert Podesta to a House Judiciary Committee hearing later that day where the Justice Department's Civil Division chief was slated to testify.

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:06

The bellwether county of Cedar, which has picked the victor of every presidential race since 1992, again got it right. Among everyone surveyed, 18 percent rejected Trump as their legitimate leader, compared to 74 percent who accepted his win.

by | November 16, 2016 | 00:07

Now the same judge who overturned the conviction has officially ordered for Dassey's release - but the state of Wisconsin can potentially still hold up the process with an appeal, according to Milwaukee Journal Sentinel . He was coerced into confessing that he helped his uncle kill Halbachand and was assured that he had nothing to worry about. Court documents described Mr Dassey as a slow learner who has difficulty understanding language and speaking.

by | November 15, 2016 | 06:10

Given his background and reputation, many had expected Bannon's arrival in August to signal a new, caustic phase for the Trump campaign. "President-elect Trump has said that he wants to be a President for all Americans", Quigley added. President Barack Obama declined to comment on President-elect Donald Trump's decision to tap Stephen Bannon for a senior White House position, but emphasized that staffing decisions ultimately do have consequences.

by | November 15, 2016 | 06:07

In an unusually defensive status update published late Saturday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg downplayed his company's impact on voters' opinions. "This is an area where I believe we must proceed very carefully though". Facebook got rid of its human news curators this year after they were accused by conservative groups of favoring established media sources for its trending news feature.