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by | December 14, 2017 | 17:14

On grainy surveillance footage, commuters are seen walking through a tunnel when a burst of smoke erupts into the hallway, quickly filling it. Commuters flinch and take cover. Ullah was not licensed to drive a NYC yellow taxi, Fromberg said. New Yorkers were told to expect delays on their morning commute and avoid the Port Authority area.

by | December 14, 2017 | 17:12

Whether you're a Lt. Governor, or a U.S. Senator, our rallying cry is the same: "'keep fossil fuels in the ground.' We look forward to working with Senator Tina Smith in Washington D.C.to block Trump's fossil fuel projects and build support for 100% renewable energy".

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:22

According to a written statement from the Egyptian presidency, the two leaders emphasized the importance of Palestinian reconciliation as a "strategic option" in the face of the US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, as reported by Anadolu Agency (AA).

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:01

Jisha murder case convict Ameerul Islam has been awarded the maximum punishment of death sentence. The defence said it will appeal against the lower court verdict. ADGP B Sandhya who headed the Special Investigation Team expressed pride for being part of the investigation team.The incident which was initially reported as a normal murder came to spotlight after the post-mortem report surfaced a couple of days later.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:57

The tribunal had on Wednesday said that the Amarnath Shrine Board should ensure that proper infrastructural facilities are provided to pilgrims so that they are not deprived of a clear " darshan ", and the ecology of the area is maintained.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:56

As of November, 13.28 crore out of 33 crore PANs have been linked to the 12-digit biometric identifier Aadhaar. As per the notifications, the accounts will be frozen if Aadhaar number and Permanent Account Number is not submitted by the new timelines given.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:46

While the World Bank's decision to finally end the financing of upstream oil and gas after 2019 is long overdue, it is certainly worth celebrating. The bank will make exceptions for gas developments in poor countries where fuel is needed to provide energy to local communities.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:33

Newman said the person reporting the information "has a personal vendetta against" her, an apparent reference to American Urban Radio Networks reporter April Ryan. Kelly cited a litany of reasons, including Manigault Newman not getting along with the new head of the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, for her dismissal.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:15

In a letter to councillors the four members of U2, including the lead singer Bono, said that as "extremely proud recipients of the freedom of the city" they were saddened to be writing in such circumstances. Two councillors voted against it, with one abstaining. The councillors voted at an overwhelming 91.7% to revoke the awards which was given to Suu Kyi while she was under house arrest in Burma.

by | December 14, 2017 | 14:46

Noticeably present at the awarding ceremony was The Rock's girlfriend and their daughter Jasmine Lia , who is turning 2, this coming Saturday, Dec. Johnson played defensive tackle at the University of Miami. He voiced and sang for the character Maui in the animated film "Moana" and also stars in the HBO comedy " Ballers ".

by | December 14, 2017 | 14:09

If you missed out on most of the snow that fell on parts of West Michigan Tuesday, chances are you will see it Wednesday . Plan ahead by allowing for extra travel time, and consider using public transportation and telework options. A few flurries or snow showers possible overnight. Snow may start during the evening rush in western areas, and just after rush hour in the metro.

by | December 14, 2017 | 12:29

It will feel cold in the north, but temperatures across the south will be closer to the seasonal average in a south-westerly to westerly wind. But there is still a risk of snow and sleet falling over higher ground in North Wales and the Peak District, while there could even be a covering at lower levels in Scotland and Northern Ireland - despite the upturn in temperatures over much of the country.

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:36

Witnesses said the police were gathering for their early morning parade, and were crowded in an open square when the bomber attacked. "We heard a huge blast in the police academy". "We will give details of casualties later", said Abdiasis Musab, the group's military operations spokesman. The strike is part of a ramp up of activity in Somalia against the al Qaeda-linked militants, as well as Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) fighters.

by | December 14, 2017 | 11:14

Heads of state and government of about 26 Islamic countries were expected to attend the extraordinary summit and would also explore ways to deal with the situation. The announcement by US President Donald Trump on December 6 regarding Jerusalem was a unsafe violation of global law. The declaration also called on the rest of the world to recognize the real cause behind the Muslim world's volatility, condemning the USA administration taking decisions in its own best interests and not the ...

by | December 14, 2017 | 10:48

This allows students from Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands who had to evacuate a chance to continue their education here in MA. The students, in various grade levels, are categorized by the state as "homeless" but they all have a place to stay.

by | December 14, 2017 | 08:38

There was no explosion or fire when the turboprop plane crashed, police said. Local emergency responders as well as RCMP from Stony Rapids are assisting emergency responders. There have been no reported fatalities in the crash of a regional airliner in northern Saskatchewan in Canada on Wednesday. "Additional emergency/rescue resources are on the way to the scene from Royal Canadian Air Force and Search and Rescue", the RCMP said in its release.

by | December 14, 2017 | 08:16

If you missed those photos, you can check them out here . Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli , India's most loved couple for the past few years, tied the knot on Monday. They will soon be shifting to their new residence in Worli, Mumbai in December once they return from Delhi. But after seeing each other for a while, they had a fallout, following which, Anushka Sharma went on dating Virat Kohli while Ranveer Singh got into relationship with Deepika Padukone.

by | December 14, 2017 | 07:24

Last week, a part of another USA military helicopter fell on a nearby kindergarten roof, but no one was injured. "We take this report extremely seriously and are investigating the cause of this incident in close coordination with local authorities", the statement said .

by | December 14, 2017 | 06:19

Narendra Modi . Fearing imminent defeat in Gujarat , desperation of Prime Minister to hurl every abuse and latch on to every straw is palpable. On the eve of the second and final phase of Gujarat's Assembly elections , Shah also accused Singh of taking a U-turn in declaring that he had attended a meeting with Pakistani diplomats after denying it.

by | December 14, 2017 | 06:07

The lawsuit, which was brought by a Baton Rouge police officer against both McKesson and BLM at large , was thrown out because McKesson was exercising free speech and a social movement like BLM can not be litigated. He and others filed a class-action filing, claiming police violated protesters' civil rights in arresting them. Pirro has said on Twitter she was relying on paragraphs from the cop's lawsuit during her appearance.