by | December 29, 2017 | 05:07

But unofficial partial results announced on local radio stations all showed the favourite Mr Weah in the lead, and Mr Morlu said he expected his candidate to win with about 70 per cent of the vote. Many Liberians have criticised Johnson Sirleaf for not doing enough to root out endemic poverty and corruption and are eager for fresh leadership. "Since years of civil war this is the first time we see the transition of power from one person to another".

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:51

But Weah wasted no time in acknowledging the win, posting on Twitter: "My fellow Liberians, I deeply feel the emotion of all the nation". Turnout in Tuesday's vote stood at 56 per cent, the election commission said. But the last democratic transfer of power occurred in 1944, a military coup took place in 1980 and a 14-year civil war ended only in 2003. The EU's chief observer, Maria Arena, congratulated the candidates and the Liberian people on a peaceful vote that "generally respected ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:49

Trump decertified the Iran nuclear deal in his October 13 speech at the White House. At what the TV report described as a "secret" meeting at the White House, the USA and Israel specifically agreed to set up joint teams to handle various aspects of the Iranian threat.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:51

Critics said it was an attempt by Mr Netanyahu's Likud party and its allies to keep the public in the dark about investigations into alleged corruption. Following criticism, this law will not apply to criminal investigations that began before it was passed. In these cases, dubbed by the police "case 1,000" and "case 2,000", Netanyahu is suspected of receiving luxury gifts from Israeli-U.S.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:35

PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) received a Buy rating from 3 analysts. It has outperformed by 13.32% the S&P500. Marketfield Asset Management Llc sold 26,674 shares as Pulte Group Inc (PHM)'s stock rose 8.08%. BMO Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Market Perform" rating in Thursday, November 2 report. The rating was initiated by Miller Tabak with "Buy" on Friday, June 24.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:34

The swearing-in ceremony at the historic Ridge here was also attended by Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, J.P. Nadda and Nitin Gadkari, along with chief ministers of BJP-ruled states, and more than 30,000 party supporters from across the state, mostly in traditional attire.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:28

All the proof the president needs that the plant isn't getting hotter is the cold snap hitting the East Coast , which is supposed to stick around into the new year. President Trump continues his denial of climate change. . I know much about climate change. "Obviously, I joke. But this is done for the benefit of China, because China does not do anything to help climate change".

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:27

There has been no contact between Moon and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about the report, but Korean officials said they talked to their USA counterparts in view of the impact frayed ties with Tokyo could have on US -led regional military alliances.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:21

Making a statement in the Lok Sabha, after the MPs from Telangana, had stalled the proceedings of the House on the issue on Wednesday, the Minister said in terms of law the present AP High Court would become the High Court of Telangana and a new High Court would come up in Andhra Pradesh.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:19

Girard was taken off the ice and underwent concussion protocol before returning to finish the game. Rinaldo was expected to take part in a phone hearing Wednesday with the National Hockey League after waiving his right to have an in-person hearing.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:18

In a statement, police said that there was an altercation, and the suspect fled without any money. Police did not specify the type of weapon shown by the suspect. The suspect was described as a white male in his 40's wearing a blaze orange and black hunting coat, insulated blaze orange bib trousers, a dark mask and ski goggles.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:14

According to analysts GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC)'s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.2 and can go high up to $0.29. Fmr Llc owns $28.17 million in GNC Holdings, Inc., which represents roughly 11.51% of the company's market cap and approximately 17.18% of the institutional ownership.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:14

Howard said police do not yet know the motive for the killings. Police surrounded the apartment complex as a 45-year-old man, later identified as Anthony Milan Ross , the woman's estranged husband, was barricaded inside one of the apartments with the couple's two children.

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:06

The moment when India got her Constitution was the most important moment in our history, Rahul also said, adding that the document, the foundation of India given to the country by Dr Ambedkar, was under attack. "We will defend the truth". "The Congress party commits itself to work for truth and fight for truth". "BJP operates on the basic idea that lie (s) can be used for political benefit".

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:01

Whether they can build on that connection will undoubtedly go a long way toward deciding who wins Friday's bowl. The Aggies allowed a season-high 250 rushing yards in a closing 45-21 loss to LSU, which rolled up 601 yards of total offense.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:55

OLG recently announced that the jackpot for the Wednesday, December 27, 2017 Lotto 6/49 draw, worth $5 million, was split two ways. Could you be about to celebrate a huge win? Holders of winning tickets have exactly one year from the prize draw date to validate their win and claim their money.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:58

The wind warning is valid from this evening (Thursday) at 11.00pm until tomorrow at 2.00pm, and the snow-ice warning is now in place until 10.00am tomorrow morning in the Republic of Ireland and 9.00am in the North. Temperatures of between three and seven degrees are expected during the day before plummeting to below zero by nightfall. Driving conditions and travel times are likely to be affected.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:53

Costco Whsl Corp New (Call) now has $81.85B valuation. EPD stock price revealed optimistic move of 0.13% comparing average price of last 200 days. About 3.30M shares traded. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, January 20. The company was initiated on Friday, September 16 by Evercore. The stock of Enterprise Products Partners L.P.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:46

Turns out, not as much as they admire former President Barack Obama . Trump has an approval rating of around 38 percent as of Tuesday, according to Gallup's daily tracking poll . This is the 10th consecutive year Obama came out on top, although the percentage is down from 22 percent last year, to 17 percent this year. Gallup's poll of 1,049 USA adults was taken from December 4-11, 2017, with a margin of error of ±4% points.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:43

On Monday recreational marijuana use will be legal in California, but that won't stop federal agents from busting individuals on busy freeways and backcountry highways - even in tiny amounts. Customs and Border Protection "Frontline" magazine feature on the units. On Christmas Eve, a passenger auto was referred to secondary inspection after a Border Patrol K9 alerted agents to the vehicle.