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World News More Gaza hospitals shut over power shortage
Author: 0 More Gaza hospitals shut over power shortage

Tensions have been running high across the occupied Palestinian territories since US President Donald Trump announced his decision on December 6 to recognize Quds (Jerusalem) as Israel's capital and plans to move Washington's embassy to the city.

World News Giannis Antetokounmpo injures other ankle, hoping to play next game
Author: 0 Giannis Antetokounmpo injures other ankle, hoping to play next game

Antetokounmpo wasn't the only Bucks player who exited the game with an injury. Hollis-Jefferson and DeMarre Carroll are tied for the team in rebounds per game (6.5) and the Nets are 2-5 when their third-year forward sits. Milwaukee opened a four-game road trip and hangs around NY for a couple days before visiting the Knicks on Tuesday. "I've twisted it twice in the last five games, but I've just got to play through it", Antetokounmpo said .

World News Beijing Inches Closer to Becoming the World's Busiest Airport
Author: 0 Beijing Inches Closer to Becoming the World's Busiest Airport

India retained its position as the largest source market for passengers at Dubai International, with a 5.4 per cent increase in passenger numbers to 12 million. The number of flight movements during 2017 totalled 409,493, down 2.4 per cent compared to 419,654 recorded in 2016. Specifically, Dubai International recorded a 0.4 percent increase.

World News Child kidnapped from school bus rescued; 1 abductor shot dead in Delhi
Author: 0 Child kidnapped from school bus rescued; 1 abductor shot dead in Delhi

The kidnappers were armed and opened fire at the police. According to a media report, one kidnapper has been shot dead during the encounter, while another terrorist has been injured in the rescue operation. "Police have found several footages where they have seen the kidnappers and later with the help of technical surveillance, police started tracking their location", police sources said.

World News Top jeweller Nirav Modi booked by CBI in Rs 280 embezzlement case
Author: 0 Top jeweller Nirav Modi booked by CBI in Rs 280 embezzlement case

Two bank officials are also charged with disputing their ranks leading to the bank's Rs. 280 crore loss. The bank will take all necessary steps to ensure zero tolerance towards such activities by its employees and customers, it said, adding, the bank is committed to pursue the clean banking and reforms agenda of the government.

World News Eight Year Old Corona Girl Dies Of Flu
Author: 0 Eight Year Old Corona Girl Dies Of Flu

The city Health Department confirmed the girl's death, and said Monday that another child who died in recent days in the city also tested positive for the flu - but released no details about that case. Police said the girl was diagnosed with the flu and was being treated for the virus. A spokeswoman with the state Department of Health said the agency was in close communication with the city health department, which is the lead agency for pediatric flu deaths that occur in the city.

World News Actor Hugh Grant settles phone-hacking case with United Kingdom newspapers
Author: 0 Actor Hugh Grant settles phone-hacking case with United Kingdom newspapers

Actor Hugh Grant has settled a phone-hacking damages claim against Mirror Group Newspapers at the High Court. Grant, who received a six-figure damages payout, said Trinity Mirror had "concealed ten years of criminality". In a separate case, Rupert Murdoch's News UK admitted hacking and intrusive surveillance of Crimewatch presenter and police officer Jacqui Hames and her husband, also a police officer.

World News China hits back after USA tariffs
Author: 0 China hits back after USA tariffs

China has a started a subsidy investigation into grain sorghum imported from the United States, according to a statement released by the Chinese government on February 4. While many sorghum traders in China were surprised by the news, they said they would likely switch to buying from the nation's ample supplies of locally-grown corn instead.

World News Singapore Airlines to Launch Blockchain-Based Digital Wallet for KrisFlyer
Author: 0 Singapore Airlines to Launch Blockchain-Based Digital Wallet for KrisFlyer

The company said the initiative comes about after a successful proof-of-concept trial in partnership with KPMG Digital Village and Microsoft. As Goh put it, the move will benefit KrisFlyer program members and is part of the broader Digital Innovation Blueprint - a long-term plan that would help Singapore Airlines become the world's top digital airline.

World News Noeleen Reilly Quits Sinn Fein Over Bullying Claims
Author: 0 Noeleen Reilly Quits Sinn Fein Over Bullying Claims

Reilly says she has been the victim of "an orchestrated bullying campaign by a number of people in Dublin Northwest". Declan Kearney, the party's chairman, noted there had been "ongoing issues" within the Dublin North West constituency. The decision to discipline the pair was made at a Sinn Fein Ard Comhairle yesterday. There was no immediate response from Sinn Féin to her resignation.

World News Philippines keeps 'close ties' with China amid militarization of disputed islands
Author: 0 Philippines keeps 'close ties' with China amid militarization of disputed islands

Alejano, a former Marine officer, said that China was forcing other claimants to accept its actions by challenging norms and trying to establish new ones without respect to the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea and other global laws. Once the resources in the West Philippine Sea had been sucked dry, China would turn to the waters off Luzon's eastern seaboard as a source of natural resources especially Benham Rise.

World News Nassar to be sentenced in Eaton Co
Author: 0 Nassar to be sentenced in Eaton Co

At least 40 girls have reported they were sexually abused by Nassar during the time period of the FBI investigation. "I felt like a weight was lifted off of me", Boyce said. A time and date for that emergency meeting has not yet been determined, it said. But she added that the family realizes "justice can not be served through one individual".

World News Why North Koreans won't get Samsung phones at Winter Olympics
Author: 0 Why North Koreans won't get Samsung phones at Winter Olympics

The official ceremony for the Winter Olympics kicks off on February 9. Kim Yong-Nam's official status is high enough to warrant a meeting with South Korean President Moon Jae-In under diplomatic protocol, said Cheong Seong-Chang, analyst at the Sejong Institute think tank.

World News Kate Middleton Helps Children Realize Their Full Potential With Place2Be PSA
Author: 0 Kate Middleton Helps Children Realize Their Full Potential With Place2Be PSA

The organization's main mission is to raise young people's self esteem to help them deal with life's challenges, and in a statement released by the nonprofit, chief executive Catherine Roche said: "This Children's Mental Health Week we are encouraging everyone, and especially children and young people, to focus on what makes them who they are, and to celebrate their unique qualities and strengths".

World News Mumbai airport sets new flight handling world record
Author: 0 Mumbai airport sets new flight handling world record

The Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji airport in Mumbai broke its own record on January 20. The domestic and global airports in Mumbai share one common runway. Airports in the country have been running at full capacity. Mumbai's average is 48 movements per hour. At present, due to maintenance work on the main runway, the Mumbai Airport will face delays until February 17 between 10 am and 5 pm.

World News How one can livestream the Tremendous Bowl broadcast on Sunday
Author: 0 How one can livestream the Tremendous Bowl broadcast on Sunday

Whether you find yourself in a crowded bar or quiet lounge for the Super Bowl , use the app to scan the TV, sync the audio, and listen in real-time with no delays or lags via your mobile device. The previous time was on January 26, 1992, at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Super Bowl XXVI. Therefore, Bell is now trying to attract viewers to its channels in several ways.

Author: 0 Blackrock Inc (NYSE:BLK) Institutional Investors Q3 2017 Sentiment

About 988,713 shares traded or 0.85% up from the average. It is down 0.00% since February 4, 2017 and is. It has underperformed by 11.39% the S&P500. Jones Financial Companies Lllp increased its stake in Blackrock Inc Cl A (BLK) by 4.22% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

World News Trump blasts Schiff after he accuses White House of helping with memo
Author: 0 Trump blasts Schiff after he accuses White House of helping with memo

President Donald Trump jabbed the House Intelligence Committee's top Democrat Monday as Democrats push to release a memo expected to rebut a Republican document of alleged Federal Bureau of Investigation surveillance abuses. Said Schiff: "Mr. President, I see you've had a busy morning of 'Executive Time.' Instead of tweeting false smears, the American people would appreciate it if you turned off the TV and helped solve the funding crisis, protected Dreamers or.really anything else".

World News Natalie Wood's drowning now deemed 'suspicious'
Author: 0 Natalie Wood's drowning now deemed 'suspicious'

Rumors have long swirled about her demise, which at first was considered an accident. "She looked like the victim of an assault", another investigator said. Sheriff's department spokeswoman Nicole Nishida says there is nothing new with the case and played down the comments Thursday. "A witness provided details about hearing yelling and crashing sounds coming from the couple's stateroom", the statement read.

World News Trump's Nuclear Report Reaffirms US Commitment to Annihilate Mankind: Iran's FM
Author: 0 Trump's Nuclear Report Reaffirms US Commitment to Annihilate Mankind: Iran's FM

Rouhani, who opened the way to Tehran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers including the USA, added: "The same people who supposedly believe that using weapons of mass destruction is a crime against humanity ... China's Defense Ministry said its military activities were defensive and its nuclear arsenal was the "minimum level" required for its security. " President Trump's Nuclear Posture Review is deeply troubling and is a unsafe departure from past reviews".

World News JAXA to launch mini-rocket
Author: 0 JAXA to launch mini-rocket

The vehicle is a SS-520 sounding rocket that's been modified with a third stage, which helped bring the satellite into orbit. Japan's Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) made history on Saturday, February 3, by using the smallest rocket ever to launch a satellite into orbit.

World News Paris Nightclub Terror Suspect In Brussels Court
Author: 0 Paris Nightclub Terror Suspect In Brussels Court

The man who covered for his getaway with a spray of automatic gunfire died. With a French trial not expected until next year, his Belgian appearance, along with alleged accomplice Sofien Ayari, a 24-year-old Tunisian, will be his first moment in public since his arrest on March 18, 2016, close to his family home in the poor, western Brussels borough of Molenbeek.

World News At Least One Dead as Heavy Snow, Freezing Rain Batters Russia
Author: 0 At Least One Dead as Heavy Snow, Freezing Rain Batters Russia

Almost 150 flights have been cancelled or delayed at Moscow airports and the heavy snowfall has caused numerous power outages in towns and villages around the Russian capital. More than 100 flights have been delayed at Moscow airports on Monday due to weather conditions, TASS news agency reported, citing the Yandex.Schedule website reports.

World News Tom Brady confirms he will play next season
Author: 0 Tom Brady confirms he will play next season

The Philadelphia Eagles came into Super Bowl LII needing to pull out all the stops in order to defeat the heavily favored New England Patriots . Sunday's game will be played indoors at U.S. MINNEAPOLIS - Zach Ertz almost saw his go-ahead touchdown catch that lifted the Eagles to the franchise's first Super Bowl overturned by the NFL's confusing catch rule.

World News Richard Durbin: Don't use memo to fireplace Rosenstein, Mueller
Author: 0 Richard Durbin: Don't use memo to fireplace Rosenstein, Mueller

Trump approved the declassification of the memo on Friday and said it "revealed a disgraceful story". The memo alleges that Rosenstein used improper procedure to extend the surveillance of Carter Page, a former Trump campaign aide, as part of the investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

Author: 0 Kashmir Solidarity Day to be observed on Feb 5

In their messages to the nation on the occasion of Kashmir Solidarity Day they said that the worldwide community should come forward to solve 70-year dispute of Kashmir between India and Pakistan and help stop human rights violations and atrocities committed against innocent Kashmiris there.

World News Some snow, sleet for Super Bowl Sunday
Author: 0 Some snow, sleet for Super Bowl Sunday

Areas near the state line will receive the most snow this go around. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times. Over at the Lake County salt pile in Libertyville Saturday night, plow truck drivers started loading up around 8 p.m. Wind chill values are in the single digits. Monday will be partly sunny to mostly cloudy and cold. Hit and miss snow chances will stick with us throughout much of the work and school week so you'll want to make sure to pay attention to the forecast .