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by | September 01, 2017 | 02:04

The total shut-in is about 24 percent of US refining capacity - nearly equal to Japan's daily consumption. Gasoline futures rose 6 cents, or 4.1 percent, to $1.78 a gallon in trading Tuesday. USA gasoline futures on Tuesday rose 0.9 percent to $1.73 a gallon, and have jumped about 6 percent since last Wednesday's prestorm close. The widespread disruption in the U.S.

by | September 01, 2017 | 02:07

Assistant Commissioner of Police Worli, S. Deshmukh said the body has been sent for autopsy and will be handed over to the family later for last rites. A witness said, "Dr Amarapurkar fell into the manhole suddenly and disappeared before anybody could react". A search mission was launched by several Mumbai doctors, with several messages being forwarded on social media and WhatsApp.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:40

Once 1,700 WhopperCoins have been accrued, according to the blog, they can be redeemed for a free burger. Also quoted was Ivan Shestov , head of external communications at Burger King Russia . In Russia, The BK Lounge has started issuing Whoppercoins when people buy food. Speaking with the BBC , Dr Garrick Hileman of the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance said that Burger King will not be the only one to move into blockchain and cryptocurrency.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:38

Some reports said Kapil was partying till the wee hours and wasn't able to wake up on time to make it to the shoot. Kapil's phones were switched off. While Ileana D Cruz and Esha Gupta arrived at Film City at 9.00 am and began getting set for the shoot, Emraan Hashmi reached the venue at 10.30 am.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:36

However, this isn't a win. "In the interim, current policy with respect to now serving members will remain in place", said Mattis. "Once the panel reports its recommendations and following my consultation with the secretary of Homeland Security", he said, "I will provide my advice to the president concerning implementation of his policy direction".

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:37

Cohen said that Sater "constantly" invited him to travel to Moscow and encouraged him to bring Trump. 'I will get all of Putins team to buy in on this, I will manage this process, ' he wrote, the New York Times reported. Peskov or other Russian government officials about the proposal", Cohen said. Trump had previously sought to build large projects in Moscow but never did.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:36

A Houston hotel said one of its employees disappeared while helping about 100 guests and workers evacuate the building. Controlled releases of it and the nearby Barker Reservoir's contents were performed with limited success, but continued rainfall suggested the Addicks Dam ultimately wouldn't be enough to contain the deluge, per the Army Corps of Engineers.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:39

There seemed to be a lot of confusion about why Osteen's Lakewood Church didn't open its doors to the people of Houston straight away. Open the doors and help people! Watch above, via NBC News . This building flooded back in 2001. "It would have been a safety concern at the start", Osteen said . "And we coordinate with them all the time", he told Savannah Guthrie.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:36

Murderous jihadist attacks across the world in recent years will be on the minds of many pilgrims, especially those from Iraq and Syria where the IS has suffered a series of setbacks. Given the huge number of followers in the area during the short period, Saudi authorities have for decades used a quota system to avoid over-congestion by only allowing a certain number of pilgrims into the city based on the number of Muslims in a country.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:38

The move comes as Britain and the European bloc begin the second of four days of talks in Brussels , which form the latest round of discussions about how the pair should unpick their relationship after the UK's vote to leave the EU last July.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:22

The Pacific Missile Range Facility on Kauai launched the target missile late Tuesday. A Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) guided missile is launched from the Navy destroyer USS John Paul Jones during a successful defense test on August 29, 2017, that intercepted a medium-range ballistic missile target.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:43

Officials from the United States and Kurdistan Region presidencies have separately spoken out against reports of hundreds of ISIS militants being transferred from the Syria-Lebanon border area to the northeastern Syrian-Iraqi border. Lebanese officials say they are nearly sure the remains are of the soldiers. The head of Lebanon's internal security agency says eight Lebanese soldiers who had been in captivity of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group since 2014 are nearly certainly dead.

by | August 31, 2017 | 00:39

The topic is tax reform. The White House is inviting both Republican and Democratic leadership in Congress - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi - to meet with Trump Wednesday morning to discuss tax reform.

by | August 30, 2017 | 02:01

Concannon said that more New Jersey volunteers are expected to leave for the affected area within the coming days. "What are you going to do?" Trump has promised to extend federal assistance to help respond to the hurricane but has not commented in any detail.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:59

Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz also vowed to invest more money in education as chancellor. "The last four years of the Kohl era was a period of stagnation and political agony", he added. Mrs Merkel says she also is interested in fostering a "migration partnership" with Niger to inhibit the smuggling of migrants through African deserts on the way to Libya.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:59

He would visit the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka , from November 30 to December 2. The Muslims, who were seeking refuge from the ongoing violence in Myanmar , had been in a border no man's land for two days. An English language statement by the Burmese Information Ministry has put the blame on Rohingya Muslim insurgents. There are around 400,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, which has said no new refugees will be allowed in.

by | August 30, 2017 | 01:58

Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) released the following statement on President Trump's visit to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Yuma Station. "If we have to close down our government, we're building that wall", he said. The declaration comes after Trump this week threatened to shut down the government if Congress doesn't fund the wall - despite his previous insistence that Mexico would be the one to fund the barrier.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:45

As the Brexit secretary, David Davis , calls for "flexibility and imagination" to break the deadlock, senior European Union diplomats say their chief negotiator, Michel Barnier , will find it hard to make progress until they have agreed how to calculate the amount Britain must pay to leave.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:46

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is apparently anxious for his Monday meeting in order to stress concerns with Iran's creation of a power base in Syria and the United Nations agencies' continuing refusal to acknowledge the blatant flouting of Security Council Resolution 1701 which has allowed the Hizbullah terrorist organization to build formidable arsenals of sophisticated missiles, some 100,000 of which are estimated to be pointed at the Jewish state, and formidable fighting force.

by | August 29, 2017 | 00:46

China seems frustrated with the situation and has hinted that if North Korea launches missiles that threaten U.S. soil first and the USA retaliates, then Beijing would stay neutral. Saturday's missile test came just after North Korea conducted large-scale military drills on Friday. "North Korea gains information from every missile launch, whether it succeeds or whether it fails", said Bruce Bennett, senior analyst at the Rand Corp.