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by | November 22, 2017 | 00:54

They will live out their days on Virginia Tech campuses alongside Tater and Tot, who were pardoned by Barack Obama past year. Trump continued the annual presidential tradition during an event Tuesday in the White House Rose Garden. In 1865, White House reporter Noah Brooks recounted an anecdote Lincoln told him: A live turkey was brought home for Christmas dinner, but Lincoln's son interceded on behalf of the animal.

by | November 22, 2017 | 00:54

He totally denies it." Last week, another Alabama woman came forward and accused Moore of sexually assaulting her when she was 16. "We don't need a liberal person in there, a Democrat", Trump said as he departed for a five-day holiday in Florida.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:07

Department of State. At the start of a meeting of the US Cabinet in the White House, Trump accused the DPRK administration of sponsoring 'acts of International Terrorism.' This decision was produced one week after the return of the US President from his Asian tour to five countries: Japan, Republic of South Korea , China, Vietnam and the Philippines.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:06

He says the U.S. Navy was dispatching assistance from its Undersea Rescue Command headquartered in San Diego. U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) directed the deployment of this equipment and personnel to Argentina to support the country's request for worldwide assistance aimed at locating the missing submarine and crew.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:06

Adding to its stunning reversal of allegiances, it threatens to impeach Mugabe if he does not resign by 12pm the next day. The party's central committee also gave him until today at 12h00 to either resign as the state president, or face impeachment.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:03

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan also sided with those protesting against the film, saying that Padmavati will not be allowed to hit the cinema halls in his state even if the Central Board of Film Certification clears its screening.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:02

Arians told reporters that Stanton, who has a sprained knee, will be Blaine Gabbert's backup if he can physically play. His three touchdowns were a career high, even if those two late interceptions drew away from his scores. Whether its Stanton or Gabbert under center, Cardinals need improved play at the position to win and keep themselves in the playoff hunt. Throughout his three-year tenure in Jacksonville, he started a total of 27 games, but when Caldwell took over the team made a decision ...

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:01

Das Munshi was so popular in political circles in Kolkata that during the 2016 campaign for the assembly elections he was included in the 90-member campaign committee for the state, despite him being in coma. The 72-year-old leader had begun his political career with the Indian Youth Congress, and later was elected as MP in 1971. "My thoughts are with Deepa Dasmunshi ji and family as well as his supporters", the prime minister said.

by | November 20, 2017 | 02:21

Addressing the Arab foreign ministers' meeting, Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said: "Showing leniency toward Iran will not leave any Arab capital safe from those ballistic missiles". Riyadh accuses its foe Iran of supplying Yemen's Huthis with advanced rockets and the Iran-backed Hezbollah militia of holding Lebanon and its coalition government "hostage".

by | November 20, 2017 | 02:14

This is an increase from 25 percent in fiscal year 2015, as the military has worked hard over the last several years in particular to encourage victims to come forward and report any instances of abuse. There's also a recorded increase at the U.S. Air Force Academy. Released in May of this year, the latest Pentagon survey of sexual assault in the military, which estimates the "prevalence" or rate of sexual assault, showed the estimated number of sexual assaults had decreased to 14,900 in ...

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:26

In addition, thunderstorms will remain possible late this afternoon and early this evening, with some strong to severe storms incuded. Rain is also likely on Saturday night , when a low of 42 is expected. Then, we're riding the rollercoaster temperatures through Thanksgiving day. On Thanksgiving, the cold air from the Midwest slides in bringing a cool-down for the holiday with highs into the low 40s for southern New England and 30s north.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:15

Director General of Police Dr Shesh Paul Vaid told STATE TIMES that Police and security forces swooped down on a hideout in Chandergeer hamlet of Hajin at around 1700 hours after receiving specific information regarding the presence of six Pakistani terrorists of LeT.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:12

On the Chinese island of Hainan worldwide jury today determined the victor of the contest "Miss world-2017". I don't think it's just about cash but love and respect she gives to someone. England's Stephanie Hill was adjudged first runner up and Mexico's Andrea Meza was the second runner up. Her motto in life is "When you cease to dream you cease to live", and she believes her education has given her the confidence to stand on stage and helped enhance her skills.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:08

In an information sheet explaining why it was lifting the elephant import prohibition, the Fish and Wildlife Service noted that Zimbabwe had enacted a national elephant management plan and pointed to improvements in tracking hunting activity and "a more systematic, scientific approach to establish national quotas".

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:02

Several women stepped forward to accuse the would-be senator Moore of decades-old impropriety, including a woman who said he initiated a sexual encounter when she was 14. "Even before the president weighed in , folks were already trying to attack him" over Moore and his own history, said a political ally in regular contact with the White House who requested anonymity to speak candidly about political strategy.

by | November 18, 2017 | 01:39

Waddesdon Manor, on the Rothschild family-owned estate near the Buckinghamshire crash site, described the latest incident as a "tragedy" and added it "did not happen at the manor nor have there been any casualties at Waddesdon Manor". "We did a joint response with the fire service, ambulance and now the Air Accident Branch is working with us for a joint investigation while we establish the cause of the crash", Supt Rebecca Mears said.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:39

Hunting elephants is legal under strict permit systems in several African countries, and the revenue is crucial, some argue, for supporting conservation efforts. "What kind of message does it send to say to the world that poor Africans who are struggling to survive can not kill elephants in order to use or sell their parts to make a living, but that it's just fine for rich Americans to slay the beasts for their tusks to keep as trophies?" he continued.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:35

Other members include France, Mexico, New Zealand, Switzerland and Austria. The initiative - dubbed the Global Alliance to Power Past Coal - was unveiled in Bonn, Germany today by Environment Minister Catherine McKenna and her United Kingdom counterpart, Minister of State for Climate Change and Industry, Claire Perry.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:29

The JIM's leaders said they were "confident" that Syria's government was responsible for an aerial attack on Khan Sheikhoun on April 4 using sarin that killed about 100 people and affected about 200 others who survived "acute exposure" to the nerve agent.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:27

The offer was rejected by 86 per cent of the exceptionally high turnout of 95 per cent of the membership, reports indicate. OPSEU's bargaining chair J-P Hornick says the recent vote from faculty to end the strike was a waste of time and the team is ready to return to the table.