by | December 07, 2017 | 07:05

The U.S. military plans on staying in Syria as long as necessary to ensure the Islamic State group does not return, a Pentagon official told AFP on Tuesday, as the fight against the jihadists winds down. These 400 Marines are not included in the 2,000 troop count. The U.S. troops are also focused on training local police forces, ensuring humanitarian aid can flow into areas where it is needed and ensuring local governance where U.S.

by | December 07, 2017 | 04:49

North Korea last week tested what it called its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that could reach all of the United States. "Through the exercise, the South Korean and US Air Forces have demonstrated the alliance's strong will and capability for strong retaliation against North Korea's nuclear and missile threats", the JCS said .

by | December 07, 2017 | 04:44

It is the first gun legislation in Congress since mass shootings in Nevada and Texas killed more than 80 people. It's worth noting that Etsy represents Newton, Connecticut, the site of the unspeakable 2012 school shooting. The NRA said it believes misleading statements from those opposed to the bill are endangering its passage and the passage of the national gun-carry reciprocity bill it's attached to.

by | December 07, 2017 | 04:27

Anonymous White House leaks have suggested Tillerson could be out of a job within weeks and even while denying this on Friday, President Donald Trump reminded him: "I call the final shots". Answering a question about the reported USA plans to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, Stoltenberg said he would not "speculate" since President Donald Trump had not delivered his speech yet.

by | December 07, 2017 | 03:03

For farmers , it promised 16-hour power supply and cancellation of amended Land Acquisition Act. The Congress has made many big promises to the people of Gujarat in this 100-page manifests. The Congress also promised to convert self-financed courses in government and aided institutions into grant-in-aid courses, thus reducing the fee burden by 80 per cent, according to the manifesto.

by | December 07, 2017 | 02:42

Landing in Corpus Christi, Trump and Pence are scheduled to get an update on recovery efforts in the region, which in August was devastated by Hurricane Harvey. Trump "comes here to Texas with a caring heart and a true concern and compassion for all those impacted by the storm", she said. The motorcade arrived at Charlie Marshall Elementary School at Aransas Pass in the afternoon and they visited a fourth-grade class.

by | December 07, 2017 | 02:04

To fully understand the consequences, you need only look at the situation in other countries that lack net neutrality. This is convenient for Pai, as he gave the keynote at the annual Telecommunications and Media Forum put on by the London-based International Institute of Communications, and the venue is Pai's former place of work, Verizon Communications.

by | December 07, 2017 | 01:45

Smart bags, also known as smart luggage, have become more popular over the last few months, and they are expected to be a popular gift this holiday season. If the battery can not be removed, the bag will not be allowed. The company plans to meet with the airlines to potentially have the devices exempt, according to CNN .

by | December 07, 2017 | 01:45

A bullet injury was found on the right temple of the body. Later, around 10:30 pm, he allegedly shot himself dead in his Swift vehicle parked outside the house of the friend, said the police. The family then called him on another mobile number which was answered by a female. However, on Tuesday, the friend and her family called the Khans and asked them to collect Rizwan's belongings.

by | December 07, 2017 | 00:55

Officials are considering lifting some of the mandatory evacuation orders. The 5 Freeway was temporarily closed in both directions near state Route 126, but the freeway - a main artery for the state of California - was reopened by mid-afternoon.

by | December 07, 2017 | 00:07

Valdez said Texans in the country illegally live in constant fear of deportation, and that Texas elected officials have left them feeling "attacked for who they are, where they come from". Abbott declined comment, but announced that he'd won the Dallas Police Association Pac's endorsement. She was Texas' first openly gay sheriff and has publicly clashed with Abbott over her handling of federal immigration detainers in the nation's seventh-largest jail system.

by | December 07, 2017 | 00:02

Asked to what extent American Jews should weigh-in on Israel's internal affairs - including the "religious status of the Reform and Conservative movements" - 55% of Israelis said "no". Joining Eckstein were Pastor Silmar Coelho of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Rev. Hyung Eun Chi, of Seoul, South Korea, both supporters of The Fellowship's work on behalf of Israel and the Jewish people.

by | December 06, 2017 | 23:45

The New York Air Show is a wonderful community event, which celebrates the air power of the American military. "It was our collective goal to bring the top talent the industry has to offer, including a military jet demonstration team", Cowman said.

by | December 06, 2017 | 23:42

Officials were checking on several reports of people being trapped as a result of the fire, but those have not been confirmed, Los Angeles County Fire Department Supervisor Stafford said. Standing in front of 80-year-old mom's house and waiting it out, despite the evacuation, Marcus Pappas, who works in medical device sales, was on hand to organize mom's stuff, and stay on patrol, until the last minute.

by | December 06, 2017 | 23:38

Leon, excited about his catch, then said, "We're gonna find a 20-footer tonight". "If you see a snake this big, I don't think you should jump on it, at least if you don't have somebody else with you", hunter Jason Leon said. "If that snake was alive right now it would probably take like three of us to be able to control that snake". Burmese pythons are an invasive species in Florida and are wreaking havoc in the Everglades.

by | December 06, 2017 | 23:12

The proposal for the network was believed to have been developed by Erik Prince, brother of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, retired Central Intelligence Agency officer John Maguire, and Oliver North, a key figure in the Iran-Contra scandal.

by | December 06, 2017 | 23:03

Lubaina Himid , 63, on Tuesday became the oldest victor of the Turner Prize , Britain's most prestigious yet controversial visual art award, for her works celebrating black creativity. "I won it for all the times where we put our heads above the parapet", she said. "For all the black women who never did win it even though they've been shortlisted".

by | December 06, 2017 | 22:51

It's the first Starbucks Reserve Roastery - the company's new retail offering - outside the U.S. It's also the largest Starbucks in the world, almost twice as large as the Roastery in Seattle that opened three years ago. DIGITAL: The Shanghai Roastery is the first Starbucks location to seamlessly integrate a real-time, in-store and online customer experience. At the Shanghai site, two huge black cast iron ovens churn out more than 80 different freshly baked products a day from focaccia ...

by | December 06, 2017 | 22:44

South Carolina's co-offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Kurt Roper has been relieved of his duties effective immediately, the school announced this morning. Rice is expected to hire Stanford offensive coordinator Mike Bloomgren, according to ESPN . On Sunday, Muschamp would "not get into speculation" about Roper's future at SC.

by | December 06, 2017 | 22:28

Nicholas's remains. Tales of his generosity spread when, according to one of many legends , St. Nicholas tossed bags of gold through the open window of a household with three daughters who could not afford a dowry to be married. Popular stories about Saint Nicholas served as an inspiration for the legend of Father Christmas in the 16th century. Though most of the saint's bones remain inside the Bari crypt, the skeleton is not complete.