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by | December 23, 2017 | 11:07

Saudi Arabia said Wednesday that it would keep Yemen's Houthi rebel-controlled port of Hodeidah open to humanitarian deliveries for 30 days despite another rebel missile attack on Saudi territory. There were no immediate reports of injuries and there has been no official statement from the Saudi government. The Trump administration has said it is "deeply disturbed by aggressive Houthi actions supported by Iran's provision of advanced weapons, which threaten regional security and prolong ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 10:51

The problem stems from the fact that all lithium-ion batteries, not just those found in Apple products, degrade and have problems supplying the big bursts as they age and accumulate charging cycles, reads a quote from the statement issued by Apple published in Hindustan Times (HT).

by | December 23, 2017 | 10:11

Seventy-eight passengers and five crew members were on board the train when it derailed . AMTRAK 501: I'm still figuring that out. We got cars everywhere and down onto the highway. "We have the closure of Interstate 5". "The next thing we know, we're being slammed into the front of our seats, windows are breaking, we stop, and there's water gushing out of the train.

by | December 23, 2017 | 09:52

Independence supporters gathered to celebrate the results Thursday night, as it became clear that the three pro-secessionist parties kept their overall majority by two seats. The pro-independence parties will now seek to form a coalition government in Catalonia - and some party leaders say they now have a mandate to demand a legitimate referendum on independence from Madrid.

by | December 23, 2017 | 09:22

The bus was travelling from Sawai Madhopur to Lalkot when it broke through the bridge wall. The driver of the speeding bus, en route to Lalsot, lost control over the wheels leading to the tragedy. Katara. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has offered his condolences to the families of the affected. Two dozen persons are injured in the accident. "Rescue operation is underway to find any survivors", Circle Officer Subhash Mishra said.

by | December 23, 2017 | 09:11

Trump indicated that he was going to wait until after the new year to sign the bill, but when he saw reports on the news speculating about the timing he "immediately called and said let's get it ready". Democrats opposed the bill from the start as a giveaway to the wealthy that would add $1.5 trillion to the $20 trillion national debt over the next decade.

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:59

Sens. Susan Collins , R-Maine, and Lamar Alexander , R-Tenn., asked Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., to hold off on including Affordable Care Act fixes in a stopgap spending measure, avoiding a potential showdown between the two chambers of Congress.

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:48

The RJD chief cleared that it would be his sons, Tejashwi and Tej Pratap, who will lead his party if he is jailed. After all the accused in the 2G scam were acquitted and relief was given to former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan in Adarsh scam, Lalu Yadav said he respected the judiciary and expressed hope that he would also get a clean chit in the fodder scam case." Jaisa 2G mein hua, Ashok Chavan ka hua vaisa hi humara bhi hoga ", ANI quoted the RJD supremo as saying.

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:44

Now, Brandon has posted a photo on Instagram showing them standing together in an elevator, both wearing unicorn hats. The pair, who where first spotted kissing in NYC in October , debuted their internet love on Thursday, when Brandon posted a picture of the two sporting unicorn headwear, with the caption "Rare sighting in London".

by | December 23, 2017 | 08:01

The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $74.29. About 203,757 shares traded. It has underperformed by 54.59% the S&P500. The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Thursday, June 30. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Leerink Swann on Tuesday, January 17.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:51

Flowers Foods, Inc. insiders have sold a net of -534,138 shares during the past three months, which implies that the company's top executives have been feeling bearish about the stock's outlook . The ex-dividend date is Monday, January 29th. Whittier Tru Co Of Nevada reported 0.01% in Conagra Brands, Inc . Conagra Brands's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 61.15%.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:49

Memphis has sold one of its central city parks in order to take down two Confederate monuments which the state officials had banned it from removing. The Sons of Confederate Veterans, a group of descendants of Confederate soldiers, fought the city on the removal efforts, Fox 13 reports . "History is being made in Memphis tonight", Strickland said.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:38

The Arab League welcomed on Friday the UN General Assembly's resolution on Thursday which considers the USA decision regarding Jerusalem "null and void" and that it must be cancelled. The resolution demanded that all states "comply with Security Council resolutions regarding the Holy City of Jerusalem, and not recognize any actions or measures contrary to those resolutions".

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:39

Heavy equipment was being sent to the area, he added. An Agence France-Presse report said the death toll from Vinta has risen to 30, based on information from local police and civil defense officials. Ricardo Jalad of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said 15 people have been reported to have died in Salvador, Lanao del Norte, and many of those killed died in floods.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:36

It has been reported that within the fortress like ashram, women were being sexually exploited. The counsel for the ashram, however, told the bench that its founder was not in Delhi and he has sent the message about the court's order through someone else.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:24

For more than two decades, members of the First Presbyterian Church have hosted a Christmas Eve dinner for members of the community, especially for those who don't have a place to go for the holiday. JOHN'S UNITED METHODIST CHURCH A free Christmas dinner will be served from 11:30 a.m.to 1 p.m. Monday at St. John's United Methodist Church in Stamford.

by | December 23, 2017 | 07:23

Senior Congress leaders have alleged that the BJP manufactured lies and scams to portray the UPA government as a corrupt and dishonest regime just to win elections. Amid all these war of words over the election results, the saffron party got a boost on Friday after an independent member of legislative assembly (MLA) in Gujarat has declared his support to the BJP.

by | December 23, 2017 | 06:08

Much of the progress was made during three days in which diminished winds, cooler temperatures and higher humidity levels allowed firefighters to go on the attack against a blaze that had kept them on the defensive for the better part of two weeks.

by | December 23, 2017 | 05:40

The small-arms sale was announced Wednesday, a day after US and Western observers reported an escalation of fighting along cease-fire lines in eastern Ukraine. Any sale would need congressional approval. Russian President Vladimir Putin said in September that any decision by the U.S. to supply defensive weapons to Ukraine would fuel the conflict in eastern Ukraine and possibly prompt the separatists to expand their campaign there.

by | December 23, 2017 | 02:53

A house remains standing in front of an ash-filled hillside from recent Thomas Fire in Montecito, Calif., on December 20, 2017. Fire managers were cautiously optimistic that they could protect populated areas against the predicted return of stronger winds, but were not letting their guard down.