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by | February 10, 2018 | 06:10

They get to ride in limos, they get to walk down red carpets. Stations include dancing, karaoke, a chocolate fountain, hair styling and shoes shining, but the pampering doesn't stop with the guests. It all leads up to the moment when each guest is crowned king or queen of the prom. To open up the event to even more people, the Tim Tebow Foundation features a livestream.

by | February 10, 2018 | 05:43

Meanwhile, the area has completely been cordoned off by security forces. The intelligence stated that an attack is likely on the death anniversary of Afzal Guru. The district administration has asked schools within 500 metres of the camp to remain closed. However, militants, believed to be two or three have been isolated.

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:45

Security cameras at the airport captured a woman carrying something in her arms that appeared to be wrapped in a blanket. "Please help me", read the note left with the child. The baby was found at Tucson International Airport in Arizone in the U.S. on January 14. The airport says the baby is healthy and remains in the care of the Arizona Department of Child Safety.

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:18

Newtown Parks & Recreation has cancelled all activities planned at schools for today . "High will be near 37 degrees, with wind chill values between 15 and 25". Winter weather this week killed people in accidents in the Midwest, including six in Iowa, two in Missouri and one in Montana, local media in those states reported.

by | February 10, 2018 | 04:05

The Olympics have provided some respite from years of tense relations between Seoul and Pyongyang, though just hours before the ceremony hundreds of protesters opposing North Korea scuffled with riot police outside the Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium , burning North Korean flags and pictures of Kim.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:11

It was a picture of South Korean President Moon Jae-in reaching up to shake the hand of Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of North Korean dictator and nuclear war sabre-rattler Kim Jong Un . Kim Yo Jong serves as a sort of "chief-of-staff figure" for Kim Jong-un and protects his image, according to experts. The Winter Olympic Games organizer is in limbo whether handing out the device to North Koreans and Iranians would violate global sanctions.

by | February 10, 2018 | 03:00

While people in Kolkata are still trying to get over last year's incident where a four-year-old was sexually assaulted in the prestigious GD Birla Centre for Education , another such crime - this time involving a Class 2 student - brought concerned parents to streets on Friday, February 9.

by | February 10, 2018 | 02:11

The reason for her departure is unclear, and her exit caught senior Justice Department officials by surprise. Doing so could have put her in charge of the special counsel and, by extension, left her in the cross hairs of the president. Trump also has criticized Sessions for recusing himself. "That leadership has been especially strong with regard to fighting human trafficking. I was proud to work for her in the Bush administration when she ran the Justice Department's Office of Legal ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:50

He was being held at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in lower Manhattan, the Journal reported. A spokesman for the prosecutors said no new charges had been filed against Howe, and otherwise declined to comment. "I do, looking at this, yes", said Howe, who had been shown a copy of the agreement. Then the lawyer asked whether he thought prosecutors would rip up the agreement or merely give him a stern lecture as they did when he diverted tens of thousands of dollars that he was supposed ...

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:43

Snow is to start during the Thursday evening commute but the most significant impacts are expected for the Friday morning commute. Kurt Kotenberg, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Des Moines, told the Register that most of the snow fall in the morning hours fell along Highway 20.

by | February 10, 2018 | 01:27

Before Modi's visit to Israel, President Mahmoud Abbas was invited to India on a state visit to make the larger point that Modi had not forgotten the traditional support to the Palestinian cause. I will hold talks with His Majesty the Sultan of Oman and other key leaders. Also, Prime Minister Modi would be addressing the Sixth World Government Summit to be held in Dubai, at which India has been extended the "Guest of Honour" status.

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:28

The deal Trump signed includes a bill that will fund the government through March 23, marking the fifth temporary government funding measure for the fiscal year that began October 1, 2017. Pelosi said on the House floor on Wednesday. While Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-NY, agreed on the proposed budget with McConnell, not all Democrats are reportedly in agreement.

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:21

Moderate snow is possible north of HWY 24 where accumulation will be highest but farther south, light amounts are expected with some areas only receiving a trace of snow. High near 72. South wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Temperatures on Saturday are forecast to maintain in the 20s before falling to overnight lows in the teens.

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:20

United Nations war crimes experts are conducting investigations into multiple reports of suspected chemical attacks. The United Nations Security Council has rejected an appeal from UN aid officials for a monthlong humanitarian cease-fire in Syria amid separate calls by the United States for Syria and its ally Russian Federation to end their attacks against rebel-held areas.

by | February 10, 2018 | 00:11

Following the publication of the report, oil fell by 3.5%, with Brent trading around $65 per barrel and WTI near $61.30. The US expects to breach the 10 million bpd by summer, so does that mean that winds are shifting against OPEC? Now trade is carried out by the exchange's two divisions, the NYMEX Division and the COMEX Division, the first one designed for trades of oil, gas , platinum, palladium, ethanol, coal, electricity and carbon dioxide emissions, the second one for gold , silver, ...

by | February 09, 2018 | 23:32

On Thursday Reuters published a report describing how Myanmar troops and Buddhist villagers executed 10 Rohingya men in Rakhine's Inn Dinn village on September 2, 2017 before dumping their bodies into a mass grave. At least 688,000 Rohingyas have fled Myanmar's Rakhine state to Bangladesh since the Myanmar military launched an offensive in response to rebel attacks on government outposts on August 25 past year.

by | February 09, 2018 | 23:31

Then-FBI Director James Comey signed three FISA applications on behalf of the FBI , and Deputy Director Andrew McCabe signed one". Partisans on the left are reading coverage and editorials in The New York Times and the Washington Post and drawing sustenance for their position that the memo is a "nothingburger" and does not undermine Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign's "collusion" with Russian Federation to influence the election.

by | February 09, 2018 | 23:10

Peace Olympics The South Korean government has expressed hopes that the PyeongChang Games will be that of peace, as demonstrated by the theme of the opening ceremony. Mr Kim's sister Kim Yo-jong is the highest profile member of the North Korean delegation to the Games. After arriving at Incheon, the plane is expected to return to the North and come back to the airport on Sunday to pick up the delegation, according to the ministry.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:53

McBrayer wouldn't say who fired first or give other details about how it happened. The names of the officers who were wounded, along with the suspect, have not been released. One had presented with the power for a long time. The suspect was killed by one of the officers, the GBI said. McBrayer couldn't speak to how many shots were fired, who fired the shot that killed the suspect, or what kind of weapons were involved.

by | February 09, 2018 | 22:40

However, there have been conflicting reports on casualties as a result of the twin explosion. Two weeks ago, at least 35 people were killed by twin auto bombings near another mosque in Benghazi. That attack, which took place outside the Bait Radwan mosque on January 23, left more than 50 others wounded, including a number of senior security officials.