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by | December 31, 2017 | 04:25

Russian authorities say they have detained a suspect believed to be responsible for this week's supermarket blast in St. Petersburg. Investigators revealed that the device comprised 200 grams (7 ounces) of explosives and was equipped with shrapnel to create more destruction.

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:21

Trump has promised to make protecting beleaguered Christian communities overseas a priority for his administration. The local IS affiliate has claimed responsibility for all the bombings targeting Christians. One gunman was shot dead as was a security officer, he said. Several security sources and local media earlier reported three policemen had been killed.

by | December 31, 2017 | 03:52

Audrey Azoulay , the director-general of the United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organization, confirmed on Friday that Israel provided official notification that it would leave the organization effective December 31, 2018, something she said she regrets "deeply".

by | December 30, 2017 | 23:15

Israel has formally notified the United Nations' culture and education body of its withdrawal from the organisation, two months after it announced it would follow the U.S. "In the face of disagreements among Member States, which lead to votes for which they are responsible, engaging fully in the work of UNESCO makes possible sustained dialogue, cooperation and partnerships that are more necessary than ever", she said.

by | December 30, 2017 | 22:52

Neighbors who live next door to the Aspen property where Pence and his wife are staying on vacation hung the flag on a pillar fronting the two homes' shared driveway, according to the Aspen Times . According to a New Yorker report in October, President Donald Trump joked that Pence wanted to "hang" all gay people in a meeting with a legal expert.

by | December 30, 2017 | 22:21

Until that holds real power without commensurate responsibility, there can be little hope for harmony between the two countries. The footwear was bought online by Delhi BJP spokesperson Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga who later dispatched it to Pakistan's High Commission for delivery as a mark of protest against the alleged "inhuman" treatment of Jadhav's kin.

by | December 30, 2017 | 22:20

The Coast Guard later pulled his truck out of the river. Timofey Erofeeff, 27, was allegedly trespassing at a marina in Astoria, Oregon, according to the Daily Astorian , when the police chase was triggered. Erofeeff sped onto the pier and drove into the water. Police reported to the scene and made contact with Erofeeff as he was driving in a red Ford F-150.

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:59

Sachem Head Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Comcast Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $187.18 billion market cap company. The stock of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, October 16 by KeyBanc Capital Markets. Bank of America upgraded Education Realty Trust, Inc.

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:59

Later, Syria's SANA news agency has reported, citing eyewitnesses, that on Wednesday, US helicopters have evacuated ISIL leaders from several areas across the Syrian province of Deir ez-Zor to to safety in al-Hasakah province, much of which is presently under the control of Kurdish and US forces.

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:53

Thomas , who was the third-best scorer in the league last season, can't wait to come back and help his team go deep in the playoffs and possibly win another championship. "The insane part about it, it's probably one of the best practices we've had all year, energy-wise, and guys wanting to do it", Lue said. "It will be good, but like I said if I'm able to play, it's going to be a really special game for me.

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:37

Brighton , which is 12th, almost emerged with a victory at St. James' Park but Lewis Dunk's 68th-minute header was stopped by Newcastle goalkeeper Karl Darlow . The visitors were unable to muster much better, Anthony Knockaert drifting the first half's sole shot on target into Darlow's midriff and Shane Duffy sending a half-volley over.

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:33

He'll become one of the highest paid receivers in the league. Though Green Bay didn't officially disclose terms of the deal, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reports that Linsley's new contract is worth $25.5 million over the next three seasons.

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:22

He says the city cited landlords over 7,752 times in the a year ago for violations of the self-closing-door requirement. His wife was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation and was OK, Rodriguez said, but it was "devastating" that other neighbors weren't as lucky.

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:20

The other defendants include former members of parliament, activists and three journalists. The former president is now serving other prison sentences. Abdel Fattah is serving a five-year sentence for participating in an illegal protest in 2013, while Hamzawy is in exile. In September, Egypt's top appeals court upheld a separate 25-year jail sentence for Morsi on charges of harming national security by leaking secret state documents to his ally Qatar while he was in office.

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:07

Speaking to the gathered press after the game, Silva said: "It's our job to find out why we can not kill games off". Until that moment, I can not remember one chance they had in the match. " Heurelho Gomes didn't make a save until then ", although Swansea did have two shots on target before the goals, neither troubled the goalkeeper, " and we had enough chances to win the game and kill it off ".

by | December 30, 2017 | 21:08

Images posted on social media show smoke billowing out of the building while crowds of people watch on from below. Firefighters have tackled a big blaze on a number of floors in an apartment block in Manchester, England. "We could see firemen working with torches through the windows of some of the floors where there was fire, so hopefully it's being controlled", he said.

by | December 30, 2017 | 20:25

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. The Dreman Value Management Llc holds 139 shares with $8,000 value, down from 9,922 last quarter. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has issued a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company.

by | December 30, 2017 | 20:04

A federal judge earlier this month rejected President Trump's call to delay the enlistment of transgender people in the military, setting a date of January 1, 2018 by which the military must allow enlistment. Four lawsuits were filed against the ban, and so far, judges in three of them have said the ban can not take effect while the cases work their way through the courts.

by | December 30, 2017 | 19:53

Retired footballer George Weah has been declared victor of Liberia's presidential runoff vote held on December 26. With this result, Weah is set to be installed as the 25th president of Liberia with effect from the third working Monday of January, 2018.

by | December 30, 2017 | 19:29

Matthew Packard, Chief of CSP. DUI Saturation Patrols are a mobile enforcement program wherein extra patrol officers are put on the street at specific times in an effort to decrease the amount of intoxicated drivers. A DUI (Driving Under the Influence) results from a BAC of 0.08 percent or higher. From 2005 to 2015, the percentage of drivers in fatal collisions who had an impairing drug other than alcohol in their system increased from 26.2 percent to 42.6 percent, according to the ...