by | December 08, 2017 | 03:41

The conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party swept to power in October 2015 in a landslide election victory, ending eight years of a government led by its archrival, the Civic Platform, now Poland's largest opposition grouping. Some also see Morawiecki, a former worldwide banker who speaks foreign languages, as a better placed than Szydlo to negotiate with European partners who believe democracy is eroding in Poland.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:57

The unsheltered figure is up by more than 9 percent compared to two years ago. The crisis has prompted several local governments, including those in the city of Seattle and King County, to declare a civil state of emergency. Since past year, voters in the city and Los Angeles County have passed a pair of tax-boosting ballot initiatives to raise an expected $4.7 billion over the next decade for affordable housing and services for the homeless.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:40

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Thursday that Democrats would not vote for the two-week continuing resolution to fund the government. "His party controls the Senate, the House and the presidency. We Democrats are not interested in one". Recent offers between the two sides have not been that far off, but there still isn't an agreement on the spending levels or what will be included in the eventual deal.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:39

Around two hours later the army said that another rocket, fired form the enclave's north, exploded in southern Israel. An Islamist militant group called the Al-Tawheed Brigades took credit for firing the rockets at Israel. Throughout the day on Thursday, Palestinians in Gaza marched, waved Palestinian flags and burned photographs of Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, as well as Israeli and American flags.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:12

The new mommy and wife of Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian also shared the joyous news Thursday (Dec. 7) in a lengthy Instagram post. The tennis champion isn't the only celebrity to speak out about breastfeeding. Serena Williams competed at the 2017 Australian Open while pregnant. Her sister, Venus Williams , was involved in a June crash that killed a 78-year-old man.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:10

Franks told reporters he would release a statement explaining his decision to step down. Representing a solidly-Republican swath of Arizona, north of Phoenix, Franks built a reputation as a hard-line conservative since joining Congress in 2003.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:08

Fernandez is accused of trying to cover up Iranian officials' involvement in the 1994 bombing of a Jewish community center, known as AMIA, in Buenos Aires in exchange for favorable trade deals. Macri's center-right Cambiemos alliance has 25 seats in the upper house. Argentine investigators accuse five former Iranian officials - including former president Ali Akbar Rafsanjani, former foreign minister Ali Akbar Velayati and ex-Republican Guard head Mohsen Rezai - of ordering Lebanese Shiite ...

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:09

Because of an urgent need for toys, the Salvation Army will have angels available for adoption from 9 5 p.m. Friday at the Walmart on Highway 80 in Pearl. The Angel Tree program has a goal of providing gifts for 850 children this year, and the deadline to contribute is December 17, DeGregorio said. Barri and Eril Muhs, corps officers/pastors, Salvation Army, Steubenville.

by | December 08, 2017 | 01:04

He is able to recall that morning 76 years ago, saying he along with others were asleep when what they thought were gunshots abruptly awakened them. Flags across our area are at half-staff on Thursday in honor of the troopers who died at Pearl Harbor.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:52

Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles Times . Firefighters are making some gains as they continue to douse the Creek Fire, which scorched thousands of acres in the Sunland-Tujunga and Sylmar areas. It was unclear if any structures have burned as a result of the fire, Cabrera said. More than 20 square miles of residential property were reported as being evacuated.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:45

In a statement on Wednesday, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi denounced US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's recent comments against Iran as futile insistence on repeating false allegations against Tehran. "Indubitably, turning a blind eye to Iran's great efforts in helping ensure stability and security and fighting terrorism, and levelling false accusations, can only be the result of this country's anger at the Islamic Republic of Iran's relentless fight and playing a humanitarian ...

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:41

Despite a few attempts to break the worldwide market, Hallyday remained largely unknown in many parts of the world - although it didn't stop him from reportedly amassing an impressive 100 million-plus albums sold or performing to roughly 750,000 people at a free concert held at the Eiffel Tower in 2009 - all milestones befitting the performer who, as journalist Philippe Le Corre is quoted as saying, "introduced rock "n" roll to France".

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:32

New Oregon State head coach (and former Washington assistant) Jonathan Smith announced on Thursday that Riley will be joining his staff in Corvallis and Riley will serve as an assistant head coach. "Coach Cookus brings a similar background to the program that I have; he knows what it takes to be successful here as a student-athlete and coach, which makes him invaluable in selling Oregon State University", Smith said.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:28

With Modi's Tuesday and Wednesday rallies being cancelled, the prime minister will now directly address rallies on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, The Times of India report added. "I was never the CM candidate and I will never be the CM candidate in future as well", he said. "Our Karyakartas should devote themselves to providing all possible assistance and stand shoulder to shoulder with fellow citizens", Modi said.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:17

Rockets or mortar rounds were fired Thursday afternoon at Israeli army forces. In the blast and its aftermath, 12 members of the terrorist group were killed, along with two Hamas operatives. Illustrative image of a previous strike on Gaza. United States President Donald Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel on Wednesday during a televised speech from the White House.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:15

Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. boosted its holdings in Dollar General by 2.4% during the second quarter. Several research analysts have recently commented on DG shares. The company has a quick ratio of 0.18, a current ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.47. The stock has a market cap of $21.23 billion, a P/E ratio of 17.42 and a beta of 0.84.

by | December 08, 2017 | 00:05

Every year, the Pantone Institute names a Color of the Year. Pantone has been selecting a color of the year since 2000. More than just a color, Pantone's Color of the Year seems to be making a cultural statement. Historically, there has been a mystical or spiritual quality attached to Ultra Violet. The company cites music icons like Prince, David Bowie and Jimi Hendrix as proponents of this Ultra Violet color and the creative expression it represents.

by | December 07, 2017 | 23:59

The report said reining in excessive growth would require China to reduce emphasis on high GDP projections in national plans, which have spurred local authorities to set high growth targets. Local government leaders were aiming to maintain high employment "even if that means cash-bleeding enterprises continue to operate". It added that the system's increasing complexity "has sown financial stability risks".

by | December 07, 2017 | 23:54

The White House says Trump hopes others will join him in recognizing "that the movement was about removing barriers and unifying Americans of all backgrounds". "This institution and event should be a celebration of the hard-won progress in civil rights, but the main speaker, Donald Trump , is actively attacking that progress and turning us back to the dark days of hatred and division", Mabus said.

by | December 07, 2017 | 23:53

On Friday, Turkish law enforcement moved to seize assets belonging to Zarrab, who is under investigation by the country's Terror and Organized Crime Bureau of the Istanbul Public Prosecutor's Office, according to state-run Anadolu News Agency.