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by | September 19, 2017 | 00:58

The reason given for these cancellations was so that their work calendar could successfully switch from April-March to January-December, as well as a backlog of crew leave which must be handed out before the end of the year. If you're flying with Ryanair, you can check the status of your flight here . Ensure you retain any receipts from extra spending incurred as they will be used as evidence for your claim.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:53

The president, Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer , D-N.Y., agreed to work on the plan during a rare dinner meeting last week. The Democrats say a deal has been reached, but the White House denies it. Pelosi and Schumer said their discussion with the president included the possibility of adding more immigration enforcement - which some immigration advocates are against - to legislation to address DACA.

by | September 19, 2017 | 00:44

It would repeal ObamaCare's individual and employer mandates, and its tax on medical devices. "Obamacare was rammed through with Democrats' votes only", he said on CBS' "Face the Nation" on Sunday. Nor can he get the enthusastic backing of his fellow senator Tim Scott, also a Republican, who so far has said only he likes the framework of the legislation.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:38

The alleged attacker has been arrested by police, but is yet to be named. The other two women are being treated for shock. Two of the tourists suffered injuries to their faces and one may have damage to her eye injury. In London this year, two teenage boys went on a violent, 72-hour spree in the northeast, spraying acid on five people, authorities said. Four young U.S.

by | September 18, 2017 | 00:37

He posted about talking to the South Korean president, calling Kim Jong Un "Rocket Man", campaigning for a Republican attorney general candidate in MI, and retweeted several pro-Trump Twitter accounts that had shared images of him bringing jobs back to the United States, "making America great again", or attacking The New York Times.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:32

Tillerson praised the co-operation between the UK, US and France in dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in the Caribbean, reports the Press Association. The comments will renew hopes of Britain striking a quick trade deal with the U.S. after Brexit takes place in March 2019. The United States will be a "steadfast ally" to the United Kingdom during the Brexit process, Rex Tillerson has declared.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:31

That original bill - which was opposed by the California Police Chiefs Association and California State Sheriffs' Association - would have restricted state and local law enforcement from using any resources for immigration enforcement unless the person in question has been convicted of a "violent or serious felony".

by | September 16, 2017 | 00:57

Several US military officials told the website that Kurdish soldiers belonging to the Syrian Democratic Forces caught the American and he has now been detained. One who did, Mohamad Jamal Khweis of Alexandria, Va., was grabbed in western Iraq by Kurdish guerillas in March 2016 and later turned over to USA authorities.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:40

That may help win Republican votes, but one pill that will be tough for conservatives to swallow is the bill preserves most Obamacare taxes, though it does repeal the tax on medical devices. Dr. Jack Ende, president of the American College of Physicians (ACP), said the proposal fails to meet ACP criteria to ensure that patient health is improved - not harmed - by changes to current law.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:37

The storm had maximum sustained winds of 70 miles per hour with gusts up to 85 miles per hour. Hurricane Jose was located 435 miles east-northeast of the southeastern Bahamas early Thursday morning. As Tropical Storm Jose moves northwestward, north of the Bahamas, two disturbances are drifting westward in the eastern Atlantic. Jose, which recently completed an odd clockwise loop, is forecast to move closer to the United States over the next five days before turning north.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:52

The figures further complicate GOP efforts to repeal ObamaCare, which have slowed in recent months. Despite the drop, Texas still reported the highest uninsured rate of all 50 states - and nearly double the national uninsured rate of 8.8 percent.

by | September 14, 2017 | 00:54

Representatives from pilots' union Vereinigung Cockpit were not immediately available for comment. The airline filed for insolvency in August after its main shareholder, Gulf carrier Etihad , withdrew financial support. The allowance may reportedly keep the carrier afloat until mid-November with its German jobs put at risk. One source has told Reuters that Lufthansa is interested in as many as 90 of Air Berlin's planes.

by | September 13, 2017 | 00:31

The active-shooter alert at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon forced authorities to issue evacuation and shelter-in-place orders Tuesday afternoon. Although law enforcement officials have not confirmed whether the auto was connected to the incident, Rhode Island State Police confirmed to WJAR the SUV belongs to the suspect after authorities contacted them regarding the vehicle's Rhode Island license plates.

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:33

A rare and powerful 8.4-magnitude natural disaster struck southern Mexico late Thursday, killing at least two people as seismologists warned of a tsunami of more than three meters (10 feet). Buildings were immediately shaken by this natural disaster. Two children were reported dead by The Associated Press in Tabasco, the state just north of Chiapas .

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:31

Shaikh Sabah - who is accompanied by a high-calibre official and business delegation - and President Trump will meet at the White House on Thursday. "I was telling the emir before that if I can help between UAE and Saudi Arabia ... "We support his efforts to help bring about a settlement", Tillerson said of the Kuwaiti leader. He initially appeared to side with Saudi Arabia. Coming to a peace agreement in the Middle East is the most hard deal in the world to make, President Donald Trump ...

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:54

India has protested to China over the Dollars 50 billion CPEC as it traverses through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). "These organisations are all sanctioned by the UN Security Council and have a significant impact for Afghanistan issue", foreign ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:51

She demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should look into the matter and provide answers for the attacks. The guilty should be brought to book. "The intolerance unleashed on one pretext or the other appears to find tacit encouragement from the Union and State governments through its silence, thereby emboldening criminals to brazenly celebrate such crimes", it said in a statement.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:48

The bank's rate has returned to where it was at the start of 2015, when the central bank started slashing rates to stimulate a Canadian economy that had been waylaid by the oil price crash. On Bay Street, the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index slipped 5.82 points to 15,084.33, after 90 minutes of trading, but it had been positive before the bank's 10 a.m.

by | September 07, 2017 | 01:51

The mechanism helps frontier countries like Greece and Italy to deal with the impact of the 2015 migration crisis, and the European Union court said the action was proportionate. As the United Kingdom has an opt-out on European Union rules regarding asylum, it decided not to take part in the scheme. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said that the ruling means eastern European members must abide by the refugee sharing scheme.

by | September 06, 2017 | 12:22

Nigeria could become the first African team to earn a slot in Russian Federation as early as Tuesday (next 48 hours) if they defeat the Cameroonians on Monday in Yaounde and Zambia fail to beat Algeria at the Stade Mustapha Tchaker in Blida on Tuesday.

by | September 05, 2017 | 19:35

This might have been Kim's plan all along as he sought what to do next after North Korea's weapons development reached a point where it could test intercontinental ballistic missiles meant to reach deep into the US mainland. Defense Ministry spokesman Col. Ren Guoqiang told reporters that all parties should exercise restraint and avoid words and actions that escalate tension.

by | September 04, 2017 | 11:24

Governor Asa Hutchinson has authorized the deployment of 1,500 National Guard troops from Arkansas to help with the recovery efforts in Texas following Hurricane Harvey. "A lot of devastation throughout the area", said Macias. The soldiers from the 34th Combat Aviation Brigade were scheduled to fly Friday from St.

by | September 03, 2017 | 16:32

According to the AQMD smoke advisory, vulnerable people should stay in their houses and turn on the air conditioner - always remembering to clean the filter periodically. Friday near the 10800 block of La Tuna Canyon Road. It only burned about a quarter acre of brush as it moved uphill. "But then we had that storm cell come through".

by | September 03, 2017 | 16:33

Addressing a press conference on the BRICS Summit Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said, "What is important is that we put these problems in the appropriate place, and appropriately handle and control them in the spirit of mutual respect and based on the consensus of both countries' leaders".

by | September 03, 2017 | 16:28

Prices are expected to remain high until refineries on the U.S. Gulf Coast return to normal operation, the timing of which will remain unknown until floodwaters recede and damage is assessed, they say. "I would definitely. buy some gasoline", he said. McTeague said Canadian fuel prices are rising faster than U.S. prices because Canada is undersupplied with domestic fuel, causing an overreaction to supply shortages resulting from the closure of key refineries and gas pipelines on the U.S.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:49

The Russian leader also described the escalating situation on the Korean Peninsula as "balancing on the brink of a large-scale conflict" in an article published on the Kremlin's website on Thursday. Two days after North Korea fired an intermediate-range missile over Japan, U.S. President Donald Trump said on August 28 that "all options" were on the table in an implied threat of preemptive military action.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:43

A further 20,000 Rohingya have massed along the Bangladeshi frontier, barred from entering the South Asian country, while scores of desperate people have drowned attempting to cross the Naf, a border river, in makeshift boats. That set off a surge of anti-Muslim sentiment throughout the country. It is the first time in Rakhine's bitter and bloody crisis that Hindus have fled the country - a sign violence is billowing out.

by | September 02, 2017 | 00:46

The plight of the ethnic minority group has drawn worldwide criticism, most notably for national leader and Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi. The plight of the Rohingya made global headlines in 2015 when thousands of Rohingya were left stranded on boats in southeast Asia with no food or water because no country was willing to welcome them.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:54

The program aims to protect immigrants who arrived to the U.S.at a young age from deportation. He continues on to relate these values to DACA , explaining that "DACA carries forward these commitments and exemplifies the spirit that has long defined this country: it enables hardworking, honest young people to thrive as engaged and productive members of our society, and it strengthens us all through the talent that they bring to America".

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:54

While Ticketmaster noted that no further Verified Fan codes will be sent out today, those who previously registered do not have to re-enroll in the Verified Fan system. Meanwhile, the Twitterverse was full of Springsteen fans celebrating that they'd managed to grab tickets - and those who were saddened to be shut out.

by | September 01, 2017 | 01:54

The revisions bring the pace of first-half growth to 2.1 percent, about equal to the average rate since the last recession ended in 2009. Most experts believe the central bank will raise rates just once more this year, but a faster economy or an increase in wages or inflation could prompt policymakers to move more quickly to tighten monetary policy and shrink the Fed's balance sheet in 2018.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:22

Rescuers pulled the duo into the boat and tried to revive the mother. The child was hospitalized in stable condition. Two police officers and two fire rescue workers who were searching for victims in an inflatable boat spotted the woman's body being carried downstream from the parking lot.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:23

Her friend, John Loughrey, wearing a union jack shirt with matching hat, said he "cried all through the night" upon hearing the news of Diana's death. He said: "I can imagine for a lot of you it was like "right here we go, now we've got her, we've got the thirst, we've got the attention, now let's do something" then suddenly she's snapped away - if I can put it (this way) all of us lost somebody".

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:21

Two pups rest after being rescued in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey . Atlanta Humane Society's Christina Hill explained how animal welfare organizations across the country are working together to aid animals that have been displaced by the hurricane.

by | August 31, 2017 | 01:23

On Monday, both India and China made a decision to withdraw troops from the border post diplomatic talks, ending a 75-day long standoff. It's only natural that there are some problems in our interactions. The Chinese military also took effective countermeasures to safeguard China's territorial sovereignty and lawful rights, she added. Forget the spin in the Chinese media that had reported the withdrawal was unilateral - and from the Indian side, a top PMO official told me the disengagement ...