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by | October 17, 2017 | 00:46

About this informed the representative of management of police of the city of Kenner , reports The Times-Picayune. The platform, owned by New Orleans-based Clovelly Oil Co. Charles Parish, Jefferson Parish, Kenner, the U.S. Coast Guard, East Jefferson General Hospital EMS and Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries were working on the explosion, Harris said.

by | October 16, 2017 | 01:16

Tillerson gave a minute-long response explaining that his and President Trump's end goals are in alignment, while also describing Trump's communication methods as "unconventional". At the beginning of the month Trump took to Twitter, saying that Tillerson was wasting his time trying to negotiate with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un, whom Trump referred to as "Little Rocket Man".

by | October 16, 2017 | 00:48

They were rushed to a local hospital, where Malik succumbed to injuries. “He has procured arms from them. "We returned the fire", he said. "It is sending police personnel who do not have proper training to capture Gurung ", Ghosh said. The cause of the fire or casualties due to it are yet to be ascertained and investigations are on. Mr Gurung has been in hiding since August after cases under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act were registered against him for his alleged involvement ...

by | October 14, 2017 | 00:36

Two-thirds of them say President Donald Trump's war of words with the isolated nation's leader is making the situation worse. Bovada Sportsbook has released a series of politically-themed betting lines that include the commander-in-chief's claim that he would score higher on an IQ test than Secretary of State Rex Tillerson .

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:37

The Secretary-General also reiterated that the United Nations stands ready to continue working with Palestinian authorities and the region to support the Government in assuming its responsibilities in Gaza. establish an independent Palestinian state" in Gaza and the Israel-occupied West Bank. He added that sanctions taken by Abbas against Gaza will also soon be lifted.

by | October 13, 2017 | 00:28

Israel, which remains a UNESCO member, said the move by the Trump administration marked a "new era" for the United Nations and showed there was a "price to pay for discrimination against Israel". In a lengthy written statement, Irina Bokova, Unesco's director-general, expressed regret at the American withdrawal and said that the American people shared the organization's goals.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:49

Sylvester Stallone will be appearing as a guest star in the next season of "This is Us". He wrote, "Looking forward to directing and producing the incredibly talented Michael B Jordan in " Creed 2 " next year". "One more round!" Earlier this, Stallone announced that the sequel would begin shooting sometime in 2018. Representatives for MGM, which produced the film, and Coogler have not yet responded to Vanity Fair's request for comment.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:25

Growth is forecast to be 1.7 per cent this year and 1.5 per cent next. In its South Asia Economic Focus (Fall 2017) released on Monday, the World Bank reduced India's GDP growth forecast to 7% for 2017-18 from 7.2% estimated earlier, blaming disruptions caused by demonetisation and the implementation of the GST, while maintaining at the same time that the economy would claw back to grow at 7.4% by 2019-20.

by | October 10, 2017 | 00:04

The letter says independent damage assessments in Puerto Rico are as high as $95 billion - about 150 percent of the island's gross national product. In Puerto Rico , Kaine was struck by the enormous magnitude of the damage, which has left the vast majority of Puerto Ricans without power and many without access to clean water or food.

by | October 09, 2017 | 00:38

Bosnia's hopes of qualifying for the World Cup , meanwhile, suffered a blow after the squad lost at home 4-3 against Belgium , which has already secured a berth in Russian Federation. "There is a second match on Tuesday in front of our supporters". The likes of Wales and Scotland were left indebted to Belgium , who beat Bosnia 4-3 to stay top of their group but more importantly, push Bosnia down the second placed table, meaning Wales and Scotland have a better chance to be a ...

by | October 09, 2017 | 00:38

The al-Qaida-linked group said its fighters and suicide bombers are awaiting the fighters of the Euphrates Shield. "We are taking new steps to ensure security in Idlib ". The Hurriyet daily said ultimately Turkey would ensure security in Idlib city and Russian Federation in the surrounding area. Deploying Russian and Iranian observers could potentially be a controversial issue, considering that the Syrian opposition, backed by Turkey, views the two countries as enemies due to their ...

by | October 09, 2017 | 00:39

Rupp, 31, was the first American man to win the Chicago Marathon since Morocco-born Khalid Khannouchi in 2002. "I've made the mistake in the past of going too hard, too soon..." Kenyans had won the Chicago men's title in 13 of the past 14 years.

by | October 08, 2017 | 00:53

The move mimicked what Mayfield himself did at Ohio Stadium earlier this season when he planted an Oklahoma flag in the middle of the block "O" at midfield. The first- and second-place teams will meet on December 2 in Arlington, Tex. Iowa State will be without starting quarterback Jacob Park when the Cyclones face No.

by | October 08, 2017 | 00:46

On Friday, Sessions issued another memo that includes 20 "sweeping principles" on religious freedom and how the government should protect it, the Washington Post reports . The 20-point guidance specifically says that the government can not make the disavowal of a religious view a condition of an organization or group receiving a grant or contract from the federal government and that "the freedom of religion extends to persons and organizations".

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:29

The Affordable Care Act's contraception mandate has been updated about 10 times over the last six years, as the Obama administration sought to address religious concerns related to birth control . That rule will force women who work for those companies to pay for contraceptive pills and devices themselves. "The Trump administration just took direct aim at birth control coverage for 62 million women ".

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:09

In August 2017, OPEC and participating non-OPEC producing countries recorded the highest conformity ever with their voluntary adjustments in production, achieving a level of 116 percent. Oil exchange traded products, including the United States Oil Fund (NYSEArca: USO ), which tracks West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures, and the United States Brent Oil Fund (NYSEArca: BNO ), which tracks Brent crude oil futures, could be primed for more upside after finishing the third quarter ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 00:31

Authorities are investigating reports that while she was in the Philippines , Paddock wired her $100,000. Police discovered at least 23 guns in his hotel room, including 20 rifles and hundreds of rounds of ammunition, and they believe he used assault rifles converted into fully automatic weapons to fire numerous bullets with a single pull of the trigger.

by | October 05, 2017 | 00:08

In a statement on Monday, Facebook fb said it would add more than 1,000 people over the next year and invest more in software to flag and take down ads automatically. On Monday, Facebook gave Congress approximately 3,000 Russia-linked ads. Reports that Russian Federation purchased Facebook ads and used Twitter bots to influence the 2016 election paints a picture of interference, says a Virginia Tech expert whose research focuses on the intersection of political participation and ...

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:28

Wednesday , sunny, with a high near 81. Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 miles per hour. Monday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind around 5 miles per hour becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40 percent. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

by | October 04, 2017 | 00:07

The cabinet session was the first in Gaza since 2014, Hamdallah told his ministers, and a major step in a reconciliation process promoted by neighboring Egypt and other US-allied Arab countries. Huge posters of Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, who brokered the reconciliation effort, were featured outside Abbas' residence as Hamas policemen were deployed all around.

by | October 03, 2017 | 02:23

Food distribution in the vastly overcrowded settlements is still ad hoc and uncoordinated, the United Nations says, more than a month after refugees began pouring into southern Bangladesh to escape ethnic bloodshed in Myanmar. The army insists they are interlopers from across the border in Bangladesh. Asked if there was any timeframe fixed for forming the joint working group, the minister evaded a direct answer saying "the process has started" but said Bangladesh's Home Minister Asaduzzaman ...

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:31

Dr James Summers is a Professor of International Law at Lancaster University. But the 52-year-old laboratory worker changed her mind amid an unprecedented crackdown by Spain's government as it tries to prevent Sunday's independence referendum from going ahead.

by | October 01, 2017 | 00:08

Although Leishman and Jason Day then rallied to lead Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed 1-up through eight holes, it was the Americans who emerged with a 4 & 3 victory. And, finally, fellow rookie Kevin Kisner teamed with Phil Mickelson to claw out the day's final point for Stricker, a flag that just an hour earlier seemed improbable and likely put the finishing touches on an overmatched and seemingly out-of-answers global team.

by | September 30, 2017 | 02:26

Police told Macke her children were turned over to DHS and convinced her to come home early. "I've never heard of anything like this before", Johnston police Lt. She is also charged with one count of making a firearm available to a person under age 21, because there was an unsecured gun in the home the children knew about.

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:10

Since 1986, when Museveni took power, Ugandans have endured all manner of atrocities, including political detentions, assassinations, torture and draconian laws that are meant to suppress dissenting voices. The countries communication regulator banned live broadcasts of the meeting after Tuesday's disruption, but clips of today's session have been shared on Twitter.