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by | February 02, 2018 | 11:37

The occasion always falls on the 2nd of February and the "holiday" is actually derives from a Pennsylvania Dutch superstition. He says there are many pretenders, but Phil is the only real weather-forecasting groundhog in the world. As the legend goes, if Phil sees his shadow and he returns to his burrow then the USA will endure six more weeks of winter, but if Phil doesn't see his shadow and he leaves his burrow, soon spring will come.

by | February 02, 2018 | 00:47

They also agreed new measures to improve access to the Chinese market and remove trade barriers, including lifting a ban on British beef exports to China within six months. "I'm clear there's a difference between those people who came prior to us leaving and those who will come when they know the United Kingdom is no longer a member of the EU", May added.

by | February 02, 2018 | 00:37

by | February 01, 2018 | 23:12

He was motivated by deadly terror attacks in Britain and an obsession with a television account of Muslim men who targeted white girls, a London court was told during the trial. "The scenes we witnessed last summer were the most violent manifestation of Islamophobia yet in our country". The attack came after three Islamist terrorist attacks in London and Manchester.

by | February 01, 2018 | 23:12

Citing privacy laws, the government has not identified the detainees, detailed the charges against them or stated what they handed over in order to secure their release. Alwaleed ranked as one of the world's most prominent investors, with holdings in companies including Apple, Twitter, Lyft and Citigroup. Saudi attorney general Saud al-Mojeb said the settlements reached include seizure of real estate assets, commercial entities, securities and cash.

by | February 01, 2018 | 23:10

The Endeavour Fund Awards are an annual ceremony thrown to celebrate the achievements of wounded and sick servicemen and women who have participated in sporting and adventure challenges to aid their recovery in the past year. This is the first awards ceremony Meghan and Harry have attended together since getting engaged in December. "I don't think anybody else would be able to do it the way she will", she tells Just Jared.

by | February 01, 2018 | 23:05

Vice President Mike Pence launched himself into the fray of this year's mid-term elections Wednesday, assuring House and Senate Republicans that the White House will stand behind them on the campaign trail. "There's not another person in Congress who votes as bi-partisan as I do". But, Pence said, congressional Republicans can defy expectations the way Trump did in winning the presidency in 2016.

by | February 01, 2018 | 22:50

Nearly 82,000 were at the National Stadium to watch Spurs stun the visitors and a number of them would have missed the opening goal . Second-place Manchester United and new signing Alexis Sanchez head to London to take on fifth-place Tottenham Hotspur in an epic midweek Premier League clash! The goal , timed at 10.48 seconds, was the first United have conceded in 2018 but despite some bright moments of their own they were 2-0 down just before the half-hour after Phil Jones ...

by | February 01, 2018 | 22:49

The proposal is expected to be approved by the Siddaramaiah government and will benefit 5.2 lakh employees, 5.73 lakh pensioners, and around 73,000 other employees of government-aided educational institutions, local bodies and non-teaching staff of state colleges and universities.

by | February 01, 2018 | 22:42

Police also asked others to report impaired driving. Be sure your designated driver tweets @NHTSAgov during Super Bowl LII to be featured on NHTSA's National Wall of Fame. Is it your turn to be the designated driver? Previous year on Super Bowl Sunday, state police arrested 10 drivers for DUI, issued 214 tickets for speeding and 518 tickets for all violations, including distracted driving and cell phone use.

by | February 01, 2018 | 22:25

I am sure it will help farmers tremendously. Talking about the government's Gold Monetisation Scheme, Jaitley had also said it would be revamped to enable people to open a hassle-free Gold Deposit Account. The FM said government will unveil the policy of "pay as you use" for highway toll payments and that the system of toll payments physically by cash at road toll plazas are being fast replaced with Fastags and other electronic payment systems to make road travels seamless.

by | February 01, 2018 | 22:06

Facing backlash from its USA counterpart, the Russian Defense Ministry said Thursday it had acted well within its rights and that the Pentagon should get used to such incidents if us aircraft did not respect Russian boundaries. Navy aircraft, especially for extended periods of time, is unsafe". Such incidents have added tension to Russia's relationship with the West, which has been severely strained by Moscow's takeover of Crimea, its support for separatists in eastern Ukraine, and its ...

by | February 01, 2018 | 22:00

Shurat HaDin are reportedly acting on behalf of three potential concertgoers - who are seeking approximately £9,150 in damages - in accordance with an Israeli anti-boycott law which has set a precedent for people calling for boycotts against Israel to have civil lawsuits filed against them.

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:45

In the by-poll for Alwar - where Pehlu Khan was lynched, his murder accused acquitted and his companions recently booked for cow smuggling - the Congress' Karan Singh Yadav defeated the BJP's Jaswant Singh Yadav. The CPM came third, while the Congress came fourth with 10,527 votes and lost its deposits. The BJP's vote in the seat has doubled as the party secured slightly over 1.37 lakh votes in Uluberia in the 2014 Lok Sabha election.

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:43

Navy, Japan and Raytheon, which manufactures the munition. USA officials confirmed the test on Wednesday but refused to comment on its success. A test of an American missile defense system failed early Wednesday morning in Hawaii, two US defense officials tell Fox News.

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:20

The France global signed an 18-month contract at Stamford Bridge and is particularly looking forward to playing a part in the Champions League last-16 clash with Barcelona. He is expected to wear the iconic No.14 shirt, but the former Dortmund man knows he has a lot of work to do before he can reach the heights of Henry.

by | February 01, 2018 | 21:21

The eight-hour tour offered a brief dose of ground truth about problems that have gone unresolved since Israel captured the West Bank in the 1967 War. And it's increasingly hard for people like me to explain to them the reasons why our support for Israel must persist. He condemned Trump's decision to withhold tens of millions of dollars in aid to the United Nations agency for Palestinian refugees.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:58

The IOC said the CAS ruling "does not mean that these 28 athletes are declared innocent". That leaves 168 "Olympic Athletes from Russia" who must compete under a neutral flag because of IOC sanctions related to doping at the Sochi Olympics.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:42

A National Transportation Safety Board spokesman says investigators will spend several days at the Virginia site of crash between a truck and a train that was carrying dozens of Republican congressmen. Rep. Roger Marshall of the 1st Congressional District was also on the train with his wife. But even though business will continue on as usual at the retreat, tonight the focus is on the family of the truck driver.

by | February 01, 2018 | 20:40

Tilly said that while he was searching for any signals of the recently launched secret Zuma satellite that he came across an unusual signal from High Earth orbit. So far, NASA has only fielded a frequency signal unique to the spacecraft - the agency hasn't directly communicated with the satellite. To confirm beyond doubt that the satellite is IMAGE, NASA will next attempt to capture and analyze data from the signal.