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by | October 28, 2016 | 11:04

Under the current informal retirement ceiling, five of the seven members of the Politburo Standing Committee, the party's highest body, must step down, leaving only Xi and the prime minister, Li Keqiang. The 1980 guidelines in fact illustrated a consensus among the party's top leaders at that time on the importance of correcting the ultra-left mistakes made by Mao and avoiding the repeat of any political catastrophe like the Cultural Revolution, so as to allow the nation to concentrate on ...

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:50

Revenues in France of 4.77 billion euros showed a modest decline of 0.5 percent on a reported basis and 0.6 percent on comparable basis. There were 25.5 million 4G customers in Europe as of September 30, and 9.8 million customers of convergent offers, 11 percent higher than previous year.

by | October 24, 2016 | 00:43

The San Francisco 49ers faced the Dallas Cowboys back in Week 4, when questions were already on the rise regarding quarterback Blaine Gabbert. Kaepernick has only played briefly in the opener but has generated attention with his refusal to stand for the national anthem as a form of protest.

by | October 23, 2016 | 01:12

Officials in DE are collecting expired and unused medications at 27 sites during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. The Southwest Council Inc. Throwing unwanted medications in the trash also poses safety and health concerns. The 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health reports that 6.4 million people in the United States over the age of 12, or more than 2 percent of the population, abuse prescription drugs.

by | October 22, 2016 | 06:11

It urged people to "remember their families/friends". Witness says 1 worker seen trying to get out or save other worker. The two workers have not yet been publicly identified. The trench was estimated to be about 12 feet deep. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration was also being called to the site of the flooding, fire officials said.

by | October 20, 2016 | 05:51

A Mars Chocolate researcher says caramel is the "fastest growing segment in food right now". It creates a fourth category for the 75-year-old candy brand - soft and chewy. According to reports, the new candy flavor will earn around $2.2 billion. The M&M's brand has released a plethora of new limited-edition and mainstay flavors over the years.

by | October 20, 2016 | 05:51

Police said the mother started screaming and the man stopped. Quisha Hill told Fox 4 in Kansas City that she had gone into her usual Walmart store to pick up a few items and had her daughter with her, nestled into her auto seat. At one point, the man took the baby's auto seat and put it over his head and tried to wear it like a hat , Hill told Fox. He was taken to a nearby hospital for evaluation.

by | October 19, 2016 | 01:47

When Los Angeles police arrived at the house, they found a bloody, chaotic scene. Investigators said it appears that a dispute broke out between one man and at least two other males, one of whom produced a handgun and fired it at the man.

by | October 19, 2016 | 01:42

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says the death toll from Hurricane Matthew and its aftermath has risen by two people, bringing the total number of deaths in the state to 24. Failure to adjust the registration period violates the constitutional right to vote and provisions of the National Voter Registration Act, according to the complaint filed by the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law .

by | October 19, 2016 | 01:41

The two officers were inside Starbucks when they say the suspect tried to ambush them. "The attempted assassination of two Vallejo police officers while on a coffee break underscores the extreme danger that police officers face on a daily basis", the lieutenant said in a statement.

by | October 19, 2016 | 01:37

Speaking at a rally Sunday, Donald Trump called people supporting Hillary Clinton "animals" in a tweet after someone firebombed the GOP headquarters in Orange County, North Carolina. Trump has dismissed the statements as "locker room talk", but the news prompted Speaker Ryan to say he will no longer defend Trump or campaign with him.

by | October 18, 2016 | 01:00

Matthew Apperson's sentence of 20 years for firing a gun at George Zimmerman is the minimum sentence required for shooting at another person with a gun in Florida. Before his arrest previous year, Apperson's criminal record comprised of several misdemeanor driving offenses, including driving under the influence in 2000, court records show.

by | October 18, 2016 | 00:53

The Rebels went ahead 30-27 on Kelly's 17-yard touchdown run set up by Ole Miss defensive end Marquis Haynes dropping back in coverage to intercept and return an Allen pass 17 yards. Allen was marvelous for Arkansas in this game. "Sean, the one thing Sean did previous year that I think helped him grow a little bit was that 2-minute drive", Lashlee said.

by | October 16, 2016 | 01:46

But the governor said he believed the real-estate magnate delivered a honest apology over the weekend in multiple forums. Mr Trump's wife Melania urged voters to support him despite saying his remarks were "unacceptable and offensive to me".

by | October 16, 2016 | 01:41

Earlier this year, she had declined to dismiss the lawsuit, focusing on jurisdictional issues in that decision rather than "the legal sufficiency" of the suit against Remington Arms Co., which is based in Madison, N.C., and other companies.

by | October 16, 2016 | 01:40

Before the vigil, Police Commissioner William Evans thanked the community for their outpouring of support for both the department and the two injured officers. He was shot and killed by police. The officers were wounded Wednesday night as they responded to a call about a man who was threatening his roommate with a knife.

by | October 16, 2016 | 01:38

Los Angeles Police found a party underway in the Los Angeles restaurant when an argument started that apparently triggered gunfire and left three people dead, authorities say. An argument which erupted between partygoers at a restaurant in Los Angeles escalated into gunshots, leaving three people dead and at least 12 wounded.

by | October 13, 2016 | 03:54

Louis. But that two very different people, with very different relationships with Trump, would suggest that "never" could be the first play in a negotiation was striking. A Gold Star family who drove four hours from OH to Ambridge was among those denied entry despite having tickets. The GOP nominee said - inaccurately - that every poll declared him the victor of the weekend's second presidential debate against Democrat Hillary Clinton.

by | October 12, 2016 | 08:09

Several officers approached Crutcher, and one of them, Betty Shelby, fired at him while his hands were up beside the auto, according to police. They said he was rambling nonsensically and wouldn't obey commands - behavior consistent with the coroner's finding of PCP in an autopsy report performed by the Oklahoma Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

by | October 12, 2016 | 08:06

After being rescued, the eagle was sent to B.E.A.K.S Wildlife Sanctuary . The Clay Country Sheriff's Offices posted on their Facebook , "great job by all involved". She said she estimated the bird had been in the front of the man's auto for about 10 minutes before they stopped him. The Clay County Sheriff's Office says Mrs.

by | October 11, 2016 | 06:43

Steve Hilton, who broke with the ex-PM to back Brexit, was scathing about Home Secretary Amber Rudd's suggestion, which provoked uproar after being trailed at the Conservative conference this week. The PM's official spokesman said businesses "may be asked" to provide numbers - depending on the results of consultation on a package of proposals to boost United Kingdom employment.

by | October 10, 2016 | 01:57

When Muschamp started his weekly call-in show, he had not heard about any changes to the contest, originally scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday. SC coach Will Muschamp told reporters the Gamecocks will play the Georgia Bulldogs on Sunday afternoon at Williams-Brice Stadium.

by | October 09, 2016 | 09:34

The door to Darrell Etheridge's garage was blown off, but the Vero Beach resident said the storm was no big deal. The governor said he has been in contact with FEMA to prepare for the storm. It also was about 100 miles (160 kilometers) south-southeast of Nassau in the Bahamas. He said heavy rain, spin-off tornadoes, high winds and beach erosion are among the concerns in Florida.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:20

A free breakfast will bring to light the need for screening and early detection for breast and lung cancer. Sleep masks are the latest beauty trend, and Origins is getting involved with a special edition of its Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask containing Japanese seaweed, avocado and apricot kernel oils to fix and replenish the skin during the wee hours.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:16

Students have also reported suspicious persons showing up on campuses wearing clown masks. Someone saw a clown carrying a machete at the St. Josephs church and took a picture of it. The studio behind the movie, due for release next fall, told The Hollywood Reporter last week that it is "absolutely not involved in the rash of clown sightings".

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:15

The suspect was believed to have been driving a gold Chevy Trailblazer or a similar type of SUV. Walker is a 20-year-old black woman, 5-foot-4-inches tall, with brown hair and hazel eyes. Suspect vehicle is a tan 1997 Chevy, Blazer, with IN plate number XPZ251. If anyone has information of the whereabouts of Raphael Bevineau or Yolanda Walker, they are asked to call 911 or the Hammond Police Department at 1-888-582-6237.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:13

City officials say the blast occurred about 20 minutes after residents had reported a possible gas leak. The explosion took place in a three-story, two family building, according to neighbors. One man says he saw the people who live in one of the homes departing their residence before the explosion. Gas and electricity were shut off in the area, and firefighters were still working to put out a fire under the rubble late this morning, officials said.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:21

Mateen refused to identify himself during the phone call beyond introducing himself as Mateen to the operator. Mateen tells the negotiator the US needs to stop bombing Syria and Iraq, adding, " They are killing a lot of innocent people ". "What's your name?", the operator asks. When the negotiator asks for his name, Mateen says he's the person who pledged allegiance to ISIS. "This is the seventh time I'm calling you guys", a male caller said.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:28

Supreme Court's landmark ruling on same-sex marriage, Alabama's Court of the Judiciary suspended Moore for the rest of his term in office. The chief justice made national headlines in 2003 when he defied a federal court order to remove a Ten Commandments monument from a public judicial building on the grounds that it was an unconstitutional endorsement of religion.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:22

The deli has come under a handful of lawsuits in recent years. "I need to take a step back". A NY institution since 1937, Levine's family has owned the deli shop since 1976. Levine and her ex-husband, Sanford Levine, went through a contentious divorce in the same year. Merwin said it would be "tragic" for the city if the Carnegie didn't reopen.

by | September 30, 2016 | 11:45

The binder, or scrapbook, that LePage has been compiling first came to light at one of his town hall meetings in North Berwick last month, as he was talking about Maine's heroin problem. It turns out that LePage's usual suspects, out-of-state blacks and Hispanics, comprised no more than about a third of the suspects in it, according to an analysis by the Associated Press.

by | September 29, 2016 | 00:56

The woman, who has not been named, explained that she suspected her deceased husband had been poisoned, according to Kleine Zeitung . According to BBC News , her husband had died during an operation in Morocco, and the lady wished to have his entrails examined to see if he might have been poisoned.

by | September 28, 2016 | 04:19

He said, "Her Majesty has asked me to convey her honest thanks to the Government of British Columbia, and the Federal Government of Canada, for nominating your innovative Ecosystem-Based Management programme in Great Bear to be part of The Queen's Commonwealth Canopy network".

by | September 28, 2016 | 04:18

The US government's emergency warning system is "stuck in the 90s", warned NY senator Chuck Schumer in a letter to regulators, and it should take a cue from social media if we're going to keep people safe. The FCC is considering a rule that would expand the message length and allow links to be embedded within them. A vote on updates is scheduled for September 29, at Wheeler's request.

by | September 28, 2016 | 04:15

Over 11,000 people have been evacuated from their homes and almost 3,000 are in shelters, according to Taiwan's emergency operation center. President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) paid an inspection visit to the Central Emergency Operation Center in Taipei Tuesday morning as Typhoon Megi began to sweet across Taiwan with powerful winds and heavy rain.