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by | November 10, 2016 | 01:01

John Dorrian, a spokesman for the US -led coalition, which has been launching airstrikes to aid the Iraqi advance. Unlike in Iraq where the army is leading the assault, however, it is not being coordinated with President Bashar al-Assad or the Syrian army.

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:55

But I feel pride and gratitude for this wonderful campaign that we built together. This vast, diverse, creative, unruly, energized campaign. Outside the New Yorker hotel in Manhattan, where Clinton would deliver her concession remarks, disappointed supporters, many still wearing their guest badges from the previous night's campaign event, tried to get in to see their defeated candidate.

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:54

The dictator's son and namesake, former Sen. Bongbong was in Tacloban City for the commemoration of the third year since Typhoon Yolanda hit when the High Court ruled on the issue. Duterte also contended that things started to go awry during the dictatorship when Marcos "lost control of the governmental machinery because he got sick".

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:57

Five passengers were killed in a tram derailment in south London on Wednesday, emergency services said. Earlier , London Fire Brigade (LFB) said 70 firefighters are now at the scene and are expected to remain there for several hours.

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:52

Chanos, who runs Kynikos Associates and is best known for shorting stocks, said he would not be voting for any presidential candidate this election cycle but instead concentrated on the Senate and House of Representatives races. "She was very amusing, it wasn't serious all the time ", she says. By the early 1990s Melania left Slovenia for good, ditching a university degree in Ljubljana for the runways of Milan and Paris.

by | November 10, 2016 | 00:53

The Indian Express newspaper also reported that an Indian soldier was killed by Pakistani shelling. Over 100 ceasefire violations from the Pakistani side have taken place since the surgical strikes that India carried out on terror launch pads in the intervening night of September 28-29.

by | November 09, 2016 | 05:44

The judgement prompted outrage among those who fear that some members of parliament - most of whom wanted to stay in the European Union ahead of June's shock referendum vote to leave - may seek to delay or block Brexit, or ease the terms of the divorce.

by | November 08, 2016 | 05:56

Foreign companies fear that the new law will force them to surrender intellectual property to the state and expose key vulnerabilities, making it easier for China to seize possession of foreign technology and harder for overseas companies to do business in China .

by | November 08, 2016 | 05:55

Gowda and Kurian Joseph, who were replaced by Justices C. Nagappan and R. Banumathi on July 11. By doing so, the government has taken a U-turn, since early this year it opposed the entry of women in the 10-50 age group into the temple citing the temple's tradition since time immemorial.

by | November 08, 2016 | 05:55

ANALYST COMMENT: "Markets are likely to remove some of the risk premium taken as a precaution against a Trump victory now that Hilary Clinton will not be charged over her use of a private email server", Ric Spooner, a market strategist at CMC Markets, said in a commentary.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:25

Defense Secretary Ash Carter hailed the campaign "to free Raqqa from ISIL's barbaric group", using initials to identify the extremist group, which is also known as ISIS. Kurdish officials acknowledged their announcement was prompted by Turkey's growing assertiveness in northern Syria. The commander of anti-IS coalition forces, Lt.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:25

Gurung posted photos and sketches of the piece on Instagram, with the caption, "Here in the United States, we may take for granted what it means to have a woman in power, but it sends a worldwide message and has an especially strong impact on countries where women's rights are compromised".

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:22

Kaine will urge Virginians to make history on Tuesday by electing Hillary Clinton president and embracing an America that is stronger together, with an economy that works for everyone, not just those at the top. Kaine will hold a "Get Out The Vote" rally in Wilmington. Democratic vice presidential candidate, Tim Kaine, plays harmonica alongside rocker Jon Bon Jovi at a Get Out The Vote rally at The State Theater in St.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:18

Mr Weiner is a disgraced former congressman and the estranged husband of Mrs Clinton's close aide Huma Abedin. Clinton spokesman Brian Fallon said her campaign is validated in its belief that nothing would change. "In that situation we could very well have a sitting president under felony indictment and ultimately a criminal trial". At issue is a December 2009 email that President Barack Obama's trade adviser, Michael Froman, sent to senior White House and State Department staff members.

by | November 07, 2016 | 01:15

He stressed that for Russian Federation humanitarian pauses were a possibility to deliver aid to people in areas ravaged by fighting. But a similar, three-day pause last month ended with only a handful of people leaving besieged eastern areas.

by | November 05, 2016 | 05:51

The broadcaster said closures, which could be announced next week, would take place over several years and would be "in the low dozens". A number of other stores meanwhile are expected to be relocated. The store closures would be the latest major shake-up by the new chief executive, after he axed 525 jobs at the retailer's head office in August in a bid to cut costs.

by | November 02, 2016 | 08:39

In fact, recently the Pakistani government has cracked down on the cricketer-turned-politician's supporters with police arresting over 100 of them. Khan's attorney Babar Awan says he will appeal. The clashes have been taking place intermittently since Friday, when the government imposed a ban on all rallies and protests in the capital. Imran and his party planning to hold massive protests in Islamabad on November 2 to protest Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif allegedly being implicated ...

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:49

When a Mark Ingram fumble in the first quarter turned into a Seattle touchdown, Saints head coach Sean Payton turned to Tim Hightower . Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) passes in the first half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans, Sunday, Oct.

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:52

For the Kremlin, the USA -led alliance's plans are already too much given Russia's grievances at NATO's expansion eastwards, although Stoltenberg denied going too far. Deployment of " heavy weaponry " was then confirmed to the German daily Die Welt by a defense ministry spokesman, who said that tanks will be only part of the military equipment that Germany is going to deploy to the Baltic State .

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:49

Federal prosecutors charged that the well-armed occupiers, led by brothers Ammon and Ryan Bundy, illegally occupied the property and used guns and the threat of force to hold it in an incident that drew global attention to the remote, snowy plains of far Eastern Oregon.

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:46

The Russian leader could launch its firepower as early as this week as he attempts to help his ally Syrian President Bashar al-Assad secure the rebel-held east of the city. Around 5,000 fighters from the Free Syrian Army and the Salafi-inclined Jaish al-Fatah are involved in the coordinated assaults in a bid to break the regime siege on East Aleppo and gain control of the entire city.

by | November 01, 2016 | 00:48

Michel Aoun, Lebanon's strong-willed Christian leader, has waited more than three decades for the chance to become president. Thousands of Aoun supporters waved his party's orange flags in celebrations that erupted across Lebanon following Monday's vote.

by | October 31, 2016 | 01:18

Jaafar Al Husseini, a spokesman for the Hezbollah Brigades, said his group and the other militias had advanced seven kilometres toward Tal Afar and used anti-tank missiles to destroy three suicide auto bombs that were heading toward them.

by | October 31, 2016 | 01:03

The street protest came as prosecutors investigate presidential aides and other officials to determine whether they broke the law to allow Park's friend, Choi Soon-sil, to wield undue influence and gain financially. Several thousand protesters occupied the main square in downtown Seoul on Saturday evening to call for Ms. Park to resign. The scandal has also taken on a odd twist, as rumors swirl of Choi's links to a religious cult, depicting her as a "shaman" who has been manipulating Park ...

by | October 31, 2016 | 01:01

And that may be true, but what's also true is that this is truly an unprecedented election, and that's why I'm out here", she said. "And I want to thank our first lady for her eloquent, powerful defence of that basic value". Clinton entered the final stretch of the race with a resounding cash advantage over Trump: As of last week, her campaign and Democratic partners had $153 million in the bank, more than double what Trump's side had available.

by | October 31, 2016 | 00:59

Refugees who sought asylum by boat will be banned from ever setting foot in Australia, even for the purposes of tourism or business, in a dramatic escalation of Australia's hard-line immigration policy. "It is extraordinary that three years on, this Government has not found third countries to resettle those people who are in limbo on Manus Island or Nauru".

by | October 29, 2016 | 06:01

Venezuela's opposition upped the ante in efforts to unseat an unpopular president, calling a nationwide strike for Friday and a protest march to the presidential palace next week if the government fails to allow a recall referendum to proceed .

by | October 28, 2016 | 10:58

Barack Obama is not only the president, but also a celeb, making his a staple of late-night talk shows. He and Jimmy Kimmel continued to laugh about the businessman-turned-politician, whose insights and misapprehensions have been the source of much entertainment throughout the election in which he faces off against Democrat candidate Hillary Clinton .

by | October 27, 2016 | 11:49

The rebels also captured Dabiq's neighboring village of Soran, Osman and the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said . The commander said the extremists left the town heavily mined. AFP's correspondent in Aleppo said there had been almost non-stop air raids on the opposition-held half of the city since midnight. AFP's correspondent in Aleppo said there had been almost non-stop air raids on the opposition-held half of the city since midnight.

by | October 27, 2016 | 11:48

Rudy Demotte , Minister-President of the Federation Wallonia-Brussels, said shortly before the second meeting resumed, that it was premature to talk about a deal. Supporters of the deal are concerned that a possible failure could jeopardise the prospects of other free trade agreements for the European Union, and greatly damage the reputation of the bloc.

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:54

A few were run over but got up again. Demonstrators at the U.S embassy had demanded an end to the presence of usa troops in the country and support a call by President Rodrigo Duterte for a foreign policy that is not dependent on U.S.

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:50

He weighs approximately 7 pounds and is 20 inches long, according to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Pearson is described as a 28-year-old white male with brown hair and blue eyes; he's 5-foot-4 and weighs about 140 pounds.

by | October 26, 2016 | 07:50

But by July 2015 - during the campaign - he was promoted to the No. 3 job at the agency and, after his wife had lost , helped oversee the Clinton email investigation. "[Gov. McAuliffe] supported Jill McCabe because he believed she would be a good state senator". Dr. Jill McCabe's campaign received the bulk of McAuliffe's PAC's donations in October 2015 when her husband ran the FBI's Washington, D.C., field office, which is investigating whether McAuliffe received illegal campaign ...

by | October 25, 2016 | 00:58

The world's 13th ranked Pakistan defeated the 11th ranked South Korea 1-0 in the 4th Asian Champions Trophy Hockey Tournament here in the Malaysian city of Kuantan on Friday. However in their next match against South Africa, India had to settle for a draw. Oltmans' wards showed a lot of character and mettle during their 3-2 win over arch foes Pakistan.

by | October 24, 2016 | 00:37

He said another member of the crew died in the hijacking and two died of illness in captivity. "There is fighting in Galkayo so it is very risky at the moment, they are exchanging artillery tonight. There have been no further details on the identities of the released hostages. Once extracted, the sailors - from China, the Philippines, Cambodia, Indonesia, Vietnam and Taiwan - will be flown to the Kenyan capital on Saturday.