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by | December 31, 2017 | 23:07

An extreme cold weather alert previously issued by Toronto's medical officer of health remains in effect. A cold Arctic air mass continues to keep a strong frigid grip over Northern Ontario. "Although winds will be relatively light, the extreme cold is expected to produce windchill values below minus 30 overnight into Sunday, and again Sunday night".

by | December 31, 2017 | 22:22

The UN says dozens of people have been killed during anti-government protests over the past year. In Kinshasa AFP counted at least 15 people hurt including three hit by bullets in the Massina district. Pierrot Mwanamputu, the national police spokesman, said one person had died in Kinshasa when security forces were attacked by young men, some of them carrying firearms and bladed weapons.

by | December 31, 2017 | 21:49

The Kenyan Red Cross said on Twitter that 18 passengers from the bus were taken to hospital with serious injuries. The accident involved a lorry and a bus. The National Transport and Safety Authority announced an immediate ban on overnight travel for long-distance buses following Sunday's crash. While authorities have blamed careless road users, unroadworthy vehicles and speeding for the accidents, other observers say poor road construction and maintenance are to blame.

by | December 31, 2017 | 21:39

Houston Texans coach Bill O'Brien doesn't yet know his fate beyond the 2017 season after an injury-plagued season that has them entering Sunday's contest with the Indianapolis Colts at 4-11, but he still prepared to shove what little chips he has left to the center of the table.

by | December 31, 2017 | 20:40

Initially, officials stated a suicide bomber was responsible for the attack, but later said the explosive device was attached to a motorcycle and detonated remotely. Provincial health director Najib Kamawal confirmed the toll. That followed a Christmas Day attack, also claimed by Daesh, near an Afghan intelligence agency compound in the Afghan capital that left six civilians dead.

by | December 31, 2017 | 18:04

The suspect was in the process of being arrested for trespassing when an officer discovered ammunition in his hotel room, KHOU reports . Houston police said they had yet to determine whether the man had any ill intent. The truck had temporary paper licence plates. The arrest took place just hours before New Year's Eve celebration started at the hotel. He refused and continued to be belligerent, Cintillas said.

by | December 31, 2017 | 17:55

The active scene is reportedly at an apartment complex near Denver . Deputies advised citizens at 7:15 a.m.to "shelter in place, avoid windows and stay away from exterior walls". The alert follows earlier reports of an officer down in the area, CBS Denver reports . Police are now closing Colorado at otero. Monitor FOX6 News and FOX6Now.com for updates on this developing story.

by | December 31, 2017 | 16:12

The elusive chanteuse later went on a sleigh ride with Tanaka and her children, with the star sharing the moment on Instagram with a snap of herself leading a pair of white horses as her twins sit on the animals' backs. You can see photos of last year's outfit in the gallery. "Even though a lot of people say, "God I can't wait for 2017 to be over", there are so many good things that came out of it".

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:57

With assembly elections around the corner, in May, the BJP can not afford any serious erosion in its base in this region. Congress-governed Karnataka has 28 parliamentary constituencies - certainly not as many as Uttar Pradesh, where the BJP stormed to a famous assembly poll win this year - but enough to make it a valuable asset in the 2019 Lok Sabha election.

by | December 31, 2017 | 11:55

Both Mann and White are from nearby Schenectady, which is where they were arrested. "The rapid apprehension and arrest of two suspects in connection with this tragic crime is welcome news for our community and the victims' families impacted by this senseless tragedy", Troy Mayor Patrick Madden, a Democrat, said in a statement.

by | December 31, 2017 | 11:09

Three bodies have so far been recovered as police divers attempt to recover the other three bodies, NSW Police say. "(We will) see if we can recover the plane tonight or whether it will stay in situ tonight until tomorrow morning", acting Superintendent Michael Gorman told reporters on the scene on Sunday.

by | December 31, 2017 | 09:33

The minister also asserted that the Gaza-based Hamas party has no interest in a renewed confrontation with Israel but is having difficulty controlling extremist Islamist groups which are wreaking havoc in the coastal enclave. Late Friday night, Israeli artillery shelled two Hamas compounds in eastern Gaza. A spokesman for the Hamas-run health ministry said nobody was injured by the Israeli fire.

by | December 31, 2017 | 09:23

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the new India will be free from the "poison of casteism, communalism" adding that the "service to people" was the biggest identity of humankind and also a part of India's culture. The Prime Minister said, it will be a place where peace, unity and amity will be the guiding force. "The final Mann Ki Baat of 2017 on the final day of the year...looking forward to your inputs for the programme on 31st", Prime Minister Modi had tweeted.

by | December 31, 2017 | 09:09

While guest-editing BBC Radio 4's Today programme, Harry talked about how much he enjoyed spending Christmas with his brother Prince William , sister-in-law Kate and his new fiancée. Our household was very normal and when dad and Doria divorced, we all made it so it was like she had two houses", Samantha wrote. Samantha has previously been supportive of her sister's upcoming marriage, telling Good Morning Britain last month that their relationship was "not about royalty".

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:50

Scouting reports, insight from National Football League personnel and what's next - we've got it all on the best signal-callers in next year's draft. After the Cotton Bowl loss, USC is expected to tumble outside the top 10. "The majority of what I've done is just to provide correct information - where he could be drafted". And then what happened is, when you do more than your job, you don't end up doing your job.

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:10

Without giving details, the Russian Foreign Ministry noted that the UN Security Council resolutions introduced restrictions on North Korean imports of refined petroleum products but did not completely prohibit them. The owner of the Russian vessel denied any contact with North Korean vessels but also said it was unaware that the vessel was fuelling fishing boats.

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:04

Though the official numbers have yet to be announced , a United Nations spokesperson told NPR Tuesday that the total budget for 2018-2019 was roughly $5.396 billion . "While we are pleased with the results of this year's budget negotiations, you can be sure we'll continue to look at ways to increase the UN's efficiency‎ while protecting our interests".

by | December 31, 2017 | 07:51

Democrat Doug Jones is expected to be certified as the victor Thursday afternoon. The case, which was dismissed by a judge on Thursday, called for a fraud investigation and a new election. Senate race a " desperate attempt". "Also provided in the complaint is an affidavit from Judge Roy Moore stating that he successfully completed a polygraph test confirming the representations of misconduct made against him during the campaign are completely false", Moore's campaign said in a ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 07:03

Earlier on Friday, the cabinet declared revised regulations of the Himalayan nation's mountaineering, where banning solo climbers from scaling its mountains was one of the key measures being flagged ahead of the 2018 spring climbing season.

by | December 31, 2017 | 06:34

Police say it happened in a room around 6:45 a.m. According to police, Christopher Olague, the alleged shooter, ran into a nearby neighborhood after the shooting and tried to enter two homes. Police said the uniformed security guards were a man and a woman in their 40s and that one was armed. With officers in pursuit, the suspect shot himself in the head while on the property of the home.