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World News Abe arrives in Estonia on 1st leg of European tour
Author: 0 Abe arrives in Estonia on 1st leg of European tour

Though tensions have eased somewhat due to the approaching Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, he wanted the worldwide community to continue putting "maximum pressure" on North Korea in matters concerning the country's nuclear and missile programs, Abe told journalists before leaving on his trip.

World News Court Adviser Paves Residency Path for Gay Couple in Romania
Author: 0 Court Adviser Paves Residency Path for Gay Couple in Romania

Although opinions by advocates are non-binding, they are often followed by the full court when a decision is made in the coming months. Wathelet issued the opinion in regards to a 2010 case involving a Romanian citizen named Adrian Coman who married his American husband, Claibourn Robert Hamilton, in Brussels in 2010.

World News Wind and winter weather in store for Thursday
Author: 0 Wind and winter weather in store for Thursday

New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible. The National Weather Service said Wednesday that Sioux Falls and surrounding areas could see 1-2 inches of snow by Thursday morning. Tuesday , it will be partly sunny with a high near 48 and a south southeast wind of 5 to 13 miles per hour, the weather service said. Showers are passing through this evening, watch out for some ponding on some area roads with some of the snow melt.

World News Chiefs Blow 18-point Cushion to Titans
Author: 0 Chiefs Blow 18-point Cushion to Titans

Alex Smith lit up the Titan secondary. Instead of throwing down the field like they did in the first half, the Chiefs forgot about stretching the field. "I look forward to playing next week". What we saw on that play was one of the most remarkable plays in National Football League playoff history .

World News Gujarat Deputy CM Nitin Patel says fighting for self-respect, won't quit BJP
Author: 0 Gujarat Deputy CM Nitin Patel says fighting for self-respect, won't quit BJP

As per the original allocation of portfolios, finance was given to Saurabh Patel besides energy while CM had kept urban development and petroleum departments earlier handled by his deputy. "My fight was never for the portfolio, but for my prestige", said Patel. "I have informed the party high command about my feelings and even spoken to Amitbhai (Shah).

World News Go-Ahead Group plc (GOG) Receives Average Recommendation of
Author: 0 Go-Ahead Group plc (GOG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

It also provides advanced materials, including aromatic polymers, high barrier polymers, fluoropolymers, and cross-linked high-performance compounds, as well as specialty polymers; fluor and rare-earth formulations for automotive, semi-conductor, and lighting applications; materials used in emission control catalysis and aluminum brazing, as well as cleaning and polishing materials for electronics; and silica used in fuel efficient and performance tires, toothpastes, foods, industrial ...

World News Chinese retailer JD.com pledges to sell EUR2bn in French imports
Author: 0 Chinese retailer JD.com pledges to sell EUR2bn in French imports

He also welcomed Macron's endorsement of his cherished One Belt, One Road project, a $1 trillion revival of ancient Silk Road land and sea trading routes. The US aerospace giant estimates that China will need 7,240 commercial planes over the next 20 years. An order for 184 A320s would be worth around $20 billion at list prices, but buyers often secure discounts when buying in bulk.

World News Doug Jones sworn in as Alabama Senator
Author: 0 Doug Jones sworn in as Alabama Senator

Moore during the campaign faced allegations of sexual misconduct with girls involving incidents that allegedly occurred more than three decades ago. That's why he was able to beat the controversial Republican nominee, Roy Moore , he said. Jones will occupy the seat once held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions .

World News NC Governor Cooper Seeks Offshore Drilling Exemption
Author: 0 NC Governor Cooper Seeks Offshore Drilling Exemption

Zinke said that drilling would not be permitted off Florida's coast as a result of pressure from Rick Scott , the state's Republican governor. The Trump administration may have violated federal law by exempting Florida from a national plan to expand offshore drilling , a Democratic senator charged Thursday.

World News Syrian troops capture 14 villages from rebels
Author: 0 Syrian troops capture 14 villages from rebels

SOHR believes the explosion was caused by either a auto bomb or a drone attack that targeted the headquarters of a rebel group that operates in Idlib province. The troops aim to reach a rebel-held air base in Idlib province and secure the road linking the capital, Damascus, with the northern city of Aleppo, Syria's largest.

World News Netanyahu says leaking controversial audio of son 'crosses all red lines'
Author: 0 Netanyahu says leaking controversial audio of son 'crosses all red lines'

He is also heard drunkenly bragging to the son of an Israeli oil tycoon about how the prime minister advanced a bill in parliament that the younger Netanyahu appears to believe delivered billions of dollars to his friend's father - an embarrassing blow to the premier, who stands accused of accepting a fortune's worth of cigars and champagne from rich supporters.

World News Arizona's firebrand 'Sheriff Joe' is running for Senate
Author: 0 Arizona's firebrand 'Sheriff Joe' is running for Senate

Senate seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Doocy opened by asking him, "At 85, why do you want to do this?" and closed by giving him an opportunity to respond to Flake, who made clear during a CNN interview on Tuesday that he doesn't support Arpaio and thinks his candidacy is "not our best foot forward as Republicans".

World News Akash Dadlani out of Bigg Boss
Author: 0 Akash Dadlani out of Bigg Boss

Looking at all this, the housemates accused Shilpa of taking out her personal grudge against Hina, was upset after losing her mug. As for Vikas, he is doing well for himself and doesn't need me. Shilpa's fans have again saved her and she has reached the final round of the game. She has continuously been talking about other people in the industry on the show.

World News In jab at rivals, Rouhani says Iran protests about more than economy
Author: 0 In jab at rivals, Rouhani says Iran protests about more than economy

Iran has warned it may end its cooperation with the U.N. nuclear watchdog if the United States fails to respect commitments made in a nuclear deal Tehran struck with world powers in 2015. A resolution to support Iranian protesters that was co-sponsored by U.S. Rep. The number is far higher than the 450 people Iranian authorities previously said were detained.

World News Halkbank in clear in Turkish banker Atilla case in US
Author: 0 Halkbank in clear in Turkish banker Atilla case in US

The statement slammed the trial was based on evidence which was fake and open to political exploitation. Later on Wednesday, Atilla was convicted on charges that he took part in a complex scheme where Iran traded its oil and gas for gold, with some of the proceeds moved through US financial institutions without their knowledge.

World News Women arrested after running on field during Belk Bowl
Author: 0 Women arrested after running on field during Belk Bowl

I'm really proud of how we fought". This team , which finished 8-5, set its sights on notching its eighth win going into the last regular-season game, which would have exceeded last year's 7-6 record. The battle of the quarterback at the 2017 Belk Bowl really came to light in the second half. Now, Colburn will head into his final offseason on the college level with some momentum after his role in Friday's win over the Aggies in the Belk Bowl .

World News EGYPT: Govt sets date for presidential election
Author: 0 EGYPT: Govt sets date for presidential election

Egypt's presidential election will take place on March 26-28 with a run-off to be held from April 24-26 if needed. Lashin Ibrahim, Chairman of the NEC, announced that presidential hopefuls can submit their candidacy documents from January 20 to 29 at the commission's headquarters on Qasr al-Aini Street.

World News ISIS claim Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing
Author: 0 ISIS claim Saint Petersburg supermarket bombing

Petersburg", Putin said . President Vladimir Putin declared on Thursday that the explosion at a supermarket in Russia's second-largest city was a terrorist attack. It was carried out by a Russian citizen born in Kyrgyzstan. The blast comes after a suicide bombing killed 15 people and wounded dozens on the Saint Petersburg metro in April.

World News Mafia op nabs 169 in Italy, Germany (2)
Author: 0 Mafia op nabs 169 in Italy, Germany (2)

The German branch of the mob would have forced Italian restaurants in Stuttgart to buy all of their supplies from companies linked to the clan, according to investigators. The 'Ndrangheta network is based in southern Italy but has expanded its reach into the rest of Europe, the BBC's James Reynolds reports from Rome.

World News Nation of Pessimists No More: the French More Optimistic Under Macron
Author: 0 Nation of Pessimists No More: the French More Optimistic Under Macron

The formula of the speech was largely in keeping with the one favoured by many of his predecessors, despite speculation Mr Macron would seek to shake up France's New Year presidential rite of passage too. It will also allow specific content or entire websites to be taken down should there be violations, the French head of state said, promising the new law will come into force this year.

World News Sessions Rescinds the Cole Memo: Is the Legal Cannabis Industry Worried?
Author: 0 Sessions Rescinds the Cole Memo: Is the Legal Cannabis Industry Worried?

In fact, two Republicans - Rep. Dana Rohrabacher of California and Sen. In November, Costello signed onto a bipartisan letter that urged leadership in the U.S. To be sure, there's nothing legally inappropriate about the new Department of Justice guidance. The marijuana business has since become a sophisticated, multimillion-dollar industry that helps fund some government programs.

World News Sydney's World-Famous Fireworks Display Heralds 2018
Author: 0 Sydney's World-Famous Fireworks Display Heralds 2018

As major cities around the world put on grand fireworks displays to celebrate the arrival of 2018, Sydney took the chance to celebrate the LGBTQ community by turning Sydney Harbour Bridge all the colours of the rainbow. The New Year celebrations have begun across the globe. Meanwhile, traditional New Year's activities continued as usual. REUTERS/Satish Kumar Members of Flyboard Ireland in performance during Liffey Lights Moment as part of of New Years Festival on Customs House Quay, ...

World News GOP's Josh Mandel quits Ohio Senate race due to wife's health
Author: 0 GOP's Josh Mandel quits Ohio Senate race due to wife's health

Mandel's departure leaves investment banker Mike Gibbons , who has never run for office before, as the only declared Republican candidate to take on the two-term incumbent Brown. A steadfast critic of Trump, Kasich could run for president again in 2020. Mandel said he plans to serve out the remainder of his term as state treasurer and hopes to have an opportunity to serve OH again in the future.

World News Tension in Mumbai as police foil Mevani, Khalid meeting
Author: 0 Tension in Mumbai as police foil Mevani, Khalid meeting

They accused the police of acting at the behest of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena government in the state "to crush the voice of the students" who raise uncomfortable questions, but vowed they would continue their struggle. The police gave the Pune violence and subsequent Mumbai Dalit protests as the reason. ANI today reported that an FIR has been registered against Mevani and Khalid under Sections 153 (A), 505 and 117 of the IPC at the Vishrambaug Police Station.

World News Macron and Erdogan have a delicate lunch at the Elysée
Author: 0 Macron and Erdogan have a delicate lunch at the Elysée

In comments published in Turkey's Hurriyet newspaper last month, Erdogan described the leaders of Germany , the Netherlands and Belgium as "old friends", called recent contacts with them "quite good" and noted that they, like Turkey, oppose a controversial USA decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

World News JNU PhD student Mukul Jain goes missing from campus
Author: 0 JNU PhD student Mukul Jain goes missing from campus

Some reports say Jain was last seen at an SLS laboratory at around 12 pm, while a CCTV footage shows Jain leaving JNU campus around 12.30 pm. Mukul Jain's mobile phone and wallet were later found in the lab. Police ruled out kidnapping angle in the case. "Jain stayed in Ghaziabad and commuted to JNU on a daily basis for lab work and classes". Family members said that Jain was not a regular student at the university and it was unlikely that he could have fallen out with someone.

World News Israel has own problem with illegals, issues ultimatum
Author: 0 Israel has own problem with illegals, issues ultimatum

The official's comments echo those of Israeli Interior Minister Arye Deri and Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan who said on Sunday that "infiltrators" would have "only two options: leave voluntarily or sit in jail". "This plan will get under way today", Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said at the start of a cabinet meeting. Forced deportation to Rwanda , said Sadot, will likely place them in life-threatening circumstances.

World News Altice to spinoff U.S. business
Author: 0 Altice to spinoff U.S. business

In a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the company stated its intent for the spinoff to "unlock the full value of Altice USA " in its words while allowing Amsterdam-based Altice N.V.to focus on a turnaround of its French cable operations.

Author: 0 San Diego Spent $278K to Protect Border Wall Prototypes

The Customs and Border Protection document calls for a total of $33 billion in new border spending, including $18 billion for the wall, $5.7 billion for technology gear, $1 billion for road construction and maintenance and $8.5 billion for 5,000 new Border Patrol agents, 2,500 border inspectors and other personnel, the USA official said .

World News Texas A&M Women's Basketball: Carter Named To Wooden Award Midseason Top 25
Author: 0 Texas A&M Women's Basketball: Carter Named To Wooden Award Midseason Top 25

Despite a season-worst performance of 9 points and 2 rebounds on Wednesday night at Missouri, he's still averaging 19.3 points and 8.9 rebounds per game and 1.8 assists and 1.2 blocks. Voting will open prior to the start of the NCAA Tournament. The freshman is considered by many to be the frontrunner for the award. Baker is the last WSU player to make the mid-season list.