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by | December 16, 2017 | 21:08

Emergency crews responded around 10:30 a.m.to the Tussey Mountain ski resort in Harris Township to lower skiers from the lift and transport the injured to the hospital. Tussey Mountain initially tweeted out that they were having difficulties with the chairlift, but they were working on it, using the hashtag "sorry" at the end of the tweet.

by | December 16, 2017 | 20:19

The corporate tax rate gets the biggest cut in the GOP compromise bill, lowering the rate to 20 percent from 35 percent. Assets held by USA corporations overseas would face a one-time "deemed repatriation" tax of 8% on fixed assets and 15.5% on cash.

by | December 16, 2017 | 20:17

Last week, Alaska Air announced that it will allow passengers to board early if they're wearing tacky holiday knitwear on National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day (December 15, FYI), and this week, Airbus ran an extremely festive test flight over Germany.

by | December 16, 2017 | 19:55

They will also take on the infrastructure and health ministries. When the FPO last entered government in 2000, other European Union countries imposed short-lived sanctions on Austria in protest. After the meeting at Van der Bellen's office in the imperial palace, the president, who can reject ministers proposed by the parties, said that if everything went as planned there were no obstacles to swearing in the new government early next week.

by | December 16, 2017 | 19:57

After a roughly two-month lull in testing, North Korea launched a missile into the Sea of Japan on Nov 29 that it said was a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile able to deliver a nuclear warhead to any target on the USA mainland.

by | December 16, 2017 | 19:53

Bush in 2008. "They told us it was because of the votes on tax reform in Congress", Edelstein's spokesperson said. Pence's visit to Israel will be part of a wider regional trip that will also take him to the Palestinian Authority and Egypt.

by | December 16, 2017 | 19:05

Amit Sadh: On Vijay Diwas, let us all remember the impeccable valour of our soldiers and salute the invincible spirit and sacrifice of the martyrs of 1971 War. The war in 1971 began after the sudden crackdown at midnight on March 25 that year in erstwhile East Pakistan by Pakistani troops and ended on December 16 as Pakistan conceded defeat and unconditionally surrendered in Dhaka to the allied forces comprising Bengali freedom fighters and the Indian Army.

by | December 16, 2017 | 18:49

White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and former chief of staff Reince Priebus reportedly urged President Donald Trump to accept the conclusions of U.S. Nebenzya said North Korea won't halt its nuclear and missile programs "while it feels a direct threat to its security", and that is why Russian Federation and China have urged both sides to take steps to de-escalate the situation.

by | December 16, 2017 | 15:22

The Pearson family home is run by City West Housing Trust. "My heart breaks for them, it really does". The police confirmed there had been earlier incidents at the address and it is understood police were called to a separate incident at the property at about 2am, three hours before the fire.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:46

Israel has controlled the entire city since 1967. Jerusalem, which contains sites considered sacred by Christians, Jews and Muslims, is of huge importance to both Israel and the Palestinians. In his remarks to the extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) the Palestinian Authority's President, Mahmoud Abbas declared that his administration would no longer accept the United States as a mediator in any future peace talks with Israel.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:37

Korea Investment CORP purchased a new stake in shares of Kinross Gold Corporation during the first quarter worth approximately $271,000. Daily price fluctuations affect a lot of traders, in order to stop that and fully focus on the stock, investors and traders prefer to use 200-day moving average.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:30

The Swedish company is the world's second largest clothing retailer, with more than 7,000 shops in 93 nations. H&M shares fell 15pc in Stockholm following the announcement. H&M said that its sale had fallen by 4 per cent to SwKr 50.4 billion (£4.45 billion) in the three months to November, compared with the same time a year ago.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:29

This is above Rs 32,000 cr that has already been sanctioned for building over 3,800 kilometers of national highway, of which almost 1200 kilometers of road has already been constructed in last three years. He then stepped up his attack by saying, "Why has the Congress government in Meghalaya committed so many scams?" In a veiled attack on the previous UPA government, he said that the Centre is today "standing at the door of the people of the state", and they know very well how the previous ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:09

Also, it is also being regarded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi , being the former Chief Minister of Gujarat and the star campaigner of the party wanted to for the time being only concentrate on the Gujarat elections. The Centre was recently targetted by the Opposition for delaying the winter session allegedly in the wake of Gujarat Assembly Elections . "Many issues are there that will be discussed, provided the government should take interest and create such an atmosphere, which is up ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:13

The leaders of both parties, Sebastian Kurz and Heinz-Christian Strache who will serve as chancellor and vice-chancellor respectively, held a press conference shortly after 9:00 p.m. That would end more than a decade in opposition for the FPO, which was led by the late Joerg Haider when it last entered government in 2000. Mr Kurz has stressed the importance of a pro-European direction while the Freedom Party traditionally has been strongly Eurosceptic.

by | December 16, 2017 | 14:03

Sunny doesn't have a good past. They feel that bringing the people like Sunny Leone to Bengaluru will only be going to corrupt the mind of men and women and can even lead them to behave in an inappropriately. "Let them (organisers) organise events related to Kannada culture and literature, which is our heritage", Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy said.

by | December 16, 2017 | 13:58

McCain's father was diagnosed with glioblastoma , an aggressive brain tumor, in July. On Wednesday, the veteran politician, whose bookPromise Me, Dad details his late son Beau's battle with glioblastoma, worked his magic on The View's Meghan McCain , the daughter of his longtime friend, Sen.

by | December 16, 2017 | 13:55

There is, however, a sizable population of African-American voters in Alabama who reliably vote Democratic, and prominent black Democrats including Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey, former MA governor Deval Patrick, and civil rights icon Representative John Lewis of Georgia have organized to try and mobilize more voters to swing the election.

by | December 16, 2017 | 13:35

Ms. Manigault derided other Black women in the media like Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts who said on air after the interview, "She says she has a story to tell and I'm sure she will be selling that story". But the office languished under her watch and Mr Kelly had indicated that changes were forthcoming, including her dismissal, according to two White House officials.

by | December 16, 2017 | 13:36

After ceding the podium to Smith, she began by saying that she would be a "fierce advocate in the United States Senate for economic opportunity and fairness". "Tina Smith is a person of the highest integrity and ability", Dayton said. "There is no one I trust more to assume the responsibilities of this important office", Dayton said in a statement.