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by | January 09, 2018 | 03:02

So, it's always a very informative process. New England hosts Tennessee in the divisional round of the AFC playoffs Saturday night. "The good part about it is when it's done, and you really just kind of flip your focus back to the task at hand".

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:23

But Trump and his GOP allies first must navigate a tricky landscape of leftover legislation from last year that promises to test party unity in the coming weeks - funding the nation's health insurance program for poor children, offering emergency relief for regions hit by last year's natural disasters, and making an agreement to stabilize health insurance markets under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:17

It was not until the plane had gone on to reach its final destination in Jakarta without her that airline staff realized the woman had given birth on the flight-when cleaners discovered the body of a full-term baby boy. "The captain then announced we should divert to Bangkok", passenger Francesco Calore told AFP . According to a report in Jakarta Post , the head of Jakarta's airport police's criminal division, Mirzal Maulana, said investigation in the case was still ongoing.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:11

In particular, France is hoping Beijing will join it in playing a decisive role in implementing the Paris accord to fight climate change after the U.S. "We will be signing an exceptional number of strategic deals, about 50", the official said, including sales of Airbus planes and Safran jet engines.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:12

Donald Trump's work schedule has been leaked, showing he starts his work day at 11am and only works a seven-hour day. An example from the schedule shared by Axios reads: " On Tuesday, Trump has his first meeting of the day with Chief of Staff John Kelly at 11am".

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:08

A mandatory evacuation has been issued for unincorporated parts of Santa Barbara County, Montecito, Summerland and Carpinteria including all areas north of Highway 192; East of Cold Springs Road; and west of Highway 150 at the county line.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:09

Television crews were initially invited to film part of Monday afternoon's session but were turned away at the last minute. Nadal arrived in Melbourne on Friday and emerged injury-free following practice on Rod Laver Arena over the weekend.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:58

While this stage in the process is early and preliminary, discussions have begun and both sides have laid out their initial points of view. In stepping aside from the probe on March 2, Sessions said it was not appropriate for him to oversee any investigation into a campaign of which he was an active supporter, though the recusal also followed the revelation that he had had two previously undisclosed interactions during the 2016 campaign with the Russian ambassador to the United States.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:52

Police fired tear gas to break the 400-strong protest while shopkeepers closed their shops in the town's main market, witnesses and residents from Sennar told AFP . Meanwhile, the minister of state for the interior ministry, Babkar Daqna, denied that demonstrations were in response to price rises and warned that protesters who caused destruction would be "dealt with forcefully", state news agency SUNA reported.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:36

The attacks came as the Syrian military announced they had recaptured the strategically important town of Sinjar in south-eastern Idlib. Idlib province, on the border with Turkey, is one of the last major strongholds of the forces opposing President Bashar al-Assad.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:37

An Iranian oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast, leaving its entire crew of 32 missing, a lot of them Iranians, authorities said, Al Jazeera reports. South Korea has also sent a ship and helicopter to help. The ministry said oil spilled into the sea, but did not specify the area of contamination.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:35

People taking rides in Subway experience something unusual when they see some commuters when they board the tramp suddenly taking off their trousers. Toronto's underground had plenty of underpants on display today, as the 16th Annual No Pants Subway Ride saw dozens of boxer-, bikini-, and brief-clad patrons turning heads with their anti-pant protest on the TTC this afternoon.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:18

He worked as a security guard for the private security firm G4S. Mateen's attack garnered several misleading reports speculating on the motivations for the killings. Salman is charged with providing material support to a terror organization and obstruction of justice. U.S. attorneys argued that she was not in custody, free to leave at any time, and that all her statements were voluntary.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:12

The protests now sweeping Iran are being considered the largest challenge to the Iranian regime since the Green Movement uprising in 2009 after the re-election of former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad , the report said. He had previously accused the judiciary of overreach, prompting senior judicial officials to insinuate that Ahmadinejad had participated in sedition.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:06

In addition to redesigned streets, lower speed limits and an uptick in enforcement, the city also reprogramed 832 traffic signals to allow pedestrians a head start in crosswalks, Department of Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg said, adding that work still remains.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:04

The visit, now scheduled for January 19-23, had been delayed due to unrest in the region following Trump's decision to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Now, his office said the trip will focus on terrorism; Pence will "reaffirm our commitment to work with the United States' allies in the region to defeat radicalism that threatens future generations".

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:06

They said the referral doesn't pertain to the truthfulness of claims within the dossier. Steele, a former MI6 agent, compiled the dossier during the presidential campaign while working for Fusion GPS, an opposition research firm that was on the payroll of the Clinton campaign and DNC.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:00

William Hickey with the Lancaster City Police Department. Although officials believe the threat is in reference to a school in Virginia, school officials with McBee High School in Chesterfield, Monroe High School and Mooresville High School are responding.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:59

The calendar has become a talking point as it carries a photograph of Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief and 2008 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed. Maulana Tahir Ashrafi, Chairman of Pakistan Ulema Council (PUC) said the body requested the foreign minister and the chief justice to reinstate Ali "in view of the ambassador's services rendered to Pakistan".

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:58

While we can only make guesses about the first two (the fact that the film includes young Chewbacca and young Lando is something of a give away), we now have some evidence that the Kessel Run will indeed take place in Solo: A Star Wars Story , where director Ron Howard will likely make some passing reference to Han not understanding what a "parsec" is.