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by | December 11, 2017 | 20:11

Names have included - Brandon, whose cones have been lightly baked and are ready to be turned into ornaments; Tree-esa; and Malacai, which means "my angel". "Christmas tree sales started a downward turn, and so did tree prices", Hundley said. But the real-tree industry says there's potential to win big over the next decade as young families bloom.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:12

Faced with constant missile and nuclear threats from its belligerent northern neighbor, South Korea is boosting its arms sales and aims to become a major exporter, a study said on Monday. There were overall decreases in the arms sales of French and Italian companies, while companies in the United Kingdom and Germany recorded increases.

by | December 11, 2017 | 20:04

Black flags were hoisted near the church to mourn the dead. V. Jude (41) of Meenavar Colony, who died off Kollam when his boat was caught in Cyclone Ockhi , was buried here on Saturday. The state government has also demanded a financial assistance of Rs 1,834 crore from the Centre in view of the loss suffered due to the cyclone. Meanwhile, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said that the government has done everything possible towards relief and rescue operations.

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:51

Responding to the revelation, China has termed the accusations as baseless and that they are not beneficial to the development of bilateral relations. 'Allen Liu, ' a HR manager at a fictitious economic consultancy 'Lily Wu, ' who apparently works at a think tank in eastern China. The ministry added that such allegations were " completely groundless " and that the BfV was " chasing the wind and clutching at shadows ", according to the Financial Times .

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:46

While most fans were elated and congratulated them, a few were sad to see their favourite stars getting married. Both their wedding outfits have been designed by Sabyasachi and it surely looks like one dreamy wedding. The way every news, development and rumours evolved around " Anushka Sharma - Virat Kohli wedding" in last one week, should be studied as a case study.

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:36

Irked over the incident, local residents took out a protest march against the police department, alleging poor law and order situation. The men then raped and killed her, the police said. "There was blood everywhere, even coming out of the mouth", the girl's uncle was quoted as saying by NDTV. The girl's family had initially refused to cremate her until the killers were caught but eventually held the funeral after police assured them that they would arrest the culprits soon.

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:32

The Houthis have seized control of much of Yemen's northern areas, including the capital Sanaa since 2014. The new wave of war escalation came six days after Houthis killed former President Ali Abdullah Saleh who had changed sides and backed the coalition.

by | December 11, 2017 | 19:09

In the 7th Circuit, Judge Diane Wood - who President Barack Obama had considered for the Supreme Court in 2009 and 2010 - ruled in April that "it is actually impossible to discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation without discriminating on the basis of sex".

by | December 11, 2017 | 18:28

A U.S. man convicted on drugs charges escaped Bali's notorious Kerobokan jail in an early Monday morning jailbreak with another American prisoner who was caught nearly immediately, an official said. Davidson has taunted authorities by saying he was enjoying life in various parts of the world, in purported posts on Facebook. An investigation was under way to find out possible involvement of prison guards in the Beasley escape, Surung Pasaribu of the local Law and Human Rights Ministry said.

by | December 11, 2017 | 17:51

She said she ran back into her office and hid in her boss' office and called her sister to talk about how disgusting she felt. "It was heartbreaking last year.we're private citizens and for us to put ourselves out there and try to show America who this man is and especially how he views women and for them to say 'Meh, we don't care, ' it hurt", she said.

by | December 11, 2017 | 17:22

Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi is a close ally of Trump, whose announcement triggered protests across the world. The two countries are also in the late stages of negotiations over the construction by a Russian company of Egypt's first nuclear energy reactor.

by | December 11, 2017 | 16:55

Longtime Victoria's Secret angel Adriana Lima is reevaluating her career, and she says it's all due to a friend of hers. And while the 36-year-old conceded that her job contributes to the upholding of a particular image which women aspire to be, Adriana stated she is sick of these impositions.

by | December 11, 2017 | 15:25

A law enforcement source told CBS News that early reports indicate that a possible pipe bomb went off in a subway tunnel. The New York Post is reporting multiple injuries. The Port Authority is a transit hub for New Jersey commuters and is mere blocks away from Times Square. The Port Authority Bus Terminal is close to the Theater District, around ten minutes walk from Times Square.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:45

Earlier Sunday, the Arab League called Trump's decision "a unsafe development that places the United States at a position of bias in favor of the occupation and the violation of worldwide law and resolutions". Other protests occurred in Jordan, Turkey, Pakistan, Malaysia, Egypt and the Palestinian territories bordering Israel. He added Sunday after meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron that Jerusalem has always been Israel's capital, and that "the sooner the Palestinians ...

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:36

The party said the decision to put back the swearing-in ceremony and launch of a new People's Assembly to a later date was made "following extensive internal consultations and engagement". Nonetheless, the NASA leadership apologized for disappointing Kenyans and assured them that nothing had changed. Specifically, we wish to reiterate that any national dialogue must have electoral justice on the agenda.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:27

He also tweeted about the operation. The unfortunate death of the female civilian reportedly happened because the terrorists had taken over a house, and to kill them off, the forces couldn't save her in time and she died inn ensuing crossfire.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:58

Mostly clear skies eventually take over as we'll see another cold night. Highs climb into the low-mid 40's for all of central and eastern Kentucky with mostly sunny skies. That will keep wind chills near freezing throughout the afternoon. Through the rest of the day, winds remain gusty, and lake effect flurries are likely.

by | December 11, 2017 | 14:01

Morocco's King Mohammed VI earlier expressed his "deep concern" over Trump's move, acting as head of the 57-member Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's Al-Quds Committee, which lobbies on issues related to Jerusalem . Israeli forces have killed more than 260 Palestinians in that time, mostly attackers. French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said the Europeans are impatient to hear details of any new USA peace move.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:55

He said the woman, a resident of Varanasi, was molested by some people and was also beaten up. "In the FIR, there is no mention that the foreign tourists were assaulted". "About half a dozen French tourists were present in her vehicle", he said. As the situation got out of hand, a person from the group lodged a complaint with the police and four people were arrested after that.

by | December 11, 2017 | 13:54

The girl accepted his offer. According to the police, the 15-year-old girl, who is suffering from blood cancer, is a resident of Natkur village in Sarojini Nagar locality of Lucknow . The contractor has been arrested by the cops, however, the other two accused are still missing. "The girl went for shopping and from there she was taken to other place and raped", Lalita Prasad Singh, a police officer, told news agency ANI.