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by | December 25, 2017 | 03:09

He leads the National Football League in interceptions. Here are the three biggest needs for the Cleveland Browns in the 2018 NFL Draft. An unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on Carl Nassib got the Bears inside the 10-yard line, and Jordan Howard finished off the nine-play drive with a 2-yard touchdown run.

by | December 25, 2017 | 01:53

Pence is visiting the war-torn nation to meet with its leaders and rally USA troops stationed there. Pence also received a briefing from US military leaders, including the top USA commander in Afghanistan, General John Nicholson. Pakistan reacted strongly on Friday to Vice President Mike Pence statement, once again accusing Pakistan of "harbouring terrorists and providing safe havens to them".

by | December 25, 2017 | 01:41

That person will be mandated to establish the relevant facts through, for instance, meetings with the person who made the complaint and with any other who could come forward. The Associated Press on Thursday reported allegations against Dutoit by three opera singers and a classical musician who said he sexually assaulted them in incidents between 1985 and 2010.

by | December 25, 2017 | 00:22

Authorities said that Ahmed Aminamin El-Mofty, 51, went on a shooting spree that spanned two miles and began at around 4pm Friday near the state's Capitol Building. The entire freakish incident may have begun with a crash involving the police cruiser at Third and Locust streets, about four blocks from the Capitol building.

by | December 24, 2017 | 22:25

Travelers are encouraged to adjust their plans if possible. The main concerns associated with this storm include snow covered roads, scattered slippery spots and brief limited visibility, so if you are planning any travel in the next 24 hours, do use caution.

by | December 24, 2017 | 20:25

The new sanctions were passed unanimously by the UN Security Council in response to North Korea's recent intercontinental ballistic missile test. In a tweet, the 71-year-old said: "The United Nations Security Council just voted 15-0 in favour of additional Sanctions on North Korea".

by | December 24, 2017 | 20:09

It is believed to be the world's largest amphibious aircraft. China has unveiled the world's largest amphibious aircraft, which is nearly certain to play a key role in the disputed South China Sea . Aviation engines have always been a problem and the AG600 engine is a major step forward. "Its 4,500km operational range and ability to land and take off from water makes it well-suited for deployment over China's artificial islands", said James Char, a military analyst at Singapore's Nanyang ...

by | December 24, 2017 | 20:07

If indicted, the four-term prime minister would be under pressure to resign or call new elections. "Tomorrow why not arrest and investigate a prime minister for receiving a few chocolate bars?" In Jerusalem, hundreds also took part in a rally against graft headed by a rightwing former member of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's staff.

by | December 24, 2017 | 19:23

While Polk Fire and Rescue earlier said four people were killed in the crash, Sheriff's officials say it's not clear how many people were on board. Judd said he watched the video and it clearly indicated that no one should have been flying.

by | December 24, 2017 | 19:06

A couple was killed Friday morning inside their home in Lorton , Virginia . Mrs. Kuhn-Fricker called the teen an "outspoken neo-Nazi" and friends and family say she had forced her daughter to break up with the boy in the days before the double murder.

by | December 24, 2017 | 19:03

RTÉ reports that the Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance. Saeed Noori, a 32-year-old Australian citizen of Afghan descent, was charged with a history of drug abuse and mental health issues, police said. John Stoupas, who owns Walker's Doughnuts on the corner of Flinders and Elizabeth Streets, said the auto was travelling at around 50mph when it hit pedestrians as they were crossing the road.

by | December 24, 2017 | 18:34

Precipitation is not expected overnight but temperatures will stay well below freezing keeping many roads icy through early Sunday morning. Snow is expected for Christmas morning, changing to ice pellets and then rain in the afternoon. Within the lake snow band, travel will be hard, but overall outside the lake snow conditions will improve with just a few snow showers and flurries around for much of afternoon.

by | December 24, 2017 | 18:34

Ayaz Wazir, former Pakistan Ambassador to Afghanistan. Commenting on the US Vice President Mike Pence's statement that Trump administration has put Islamabad on notice to act against alleged terrorist safe havens, Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has said the claim reflects the US diplomatic frustration in the United Nations and Afghanistan.

by | December 24, 2017 | 17:54

National Lottery Spokesperson Miriam Donohoe is encouraging locals to check their numbers. Speculation is rife among staff working in the airport about who the potential victor might be, according to WH Smith store assistant manager Suzanne McDonald.

by | December 24, 2017 | 17:11

London Zoo has reopened, one day after a fire that killed four meerkats and an aardvark. More than 70 firefighters attended the incident, which was brought under control almost three hours after the fire broke out. The zoo was closed on Saturday and it said families with tickets for the zoo's Christmas event will be offered refunds. "At the moment we're not certain what has happened to the meerkats but I'm not optimistic at this stage, unfortunately".

by | December 24, 2017 | 16:53

Intelligence sources said the cross-border firing was preceded by an IED blast and militants firing on an Indian patrol. The Pakistan Army used mortars, automatics and small arms to target Indian positions on the LoC in the Shahpur area. Pakistani soldiers violated the 2003 cease-fire accord by targeting Indian posts in Rajouri sector, the Indian army said in a statement. Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas, aged 32 years, belonged to Bhandara district in Maharashtra and is survived by his ...

by | December 24, 2017 | 16:01

McConnell graduated from law school in 1967 and except for a few weeks in the U.S. Army Reserve, he has never held a real job and has been feeding at the public trough for over 50 years. "I don't think most of our Democratic colleagues want to do nothing". In the primary, establishment Republicans and the president championed Sen. Graham said that change is not enough.

by | December 24, 2017 | 15:54

The decree also reinstated 115 people in public sector jobs who were previously dismissed. FETO supporters in the military have been at the fore of the 15 July, 2016 coup attempt that left 250 people dead. Critics say the government is using its emergency powers to jail opponents and silence dissent. Gulen, who has lived in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania since 1999, has denied the accusation and condemned the coup.

by | December 24, 2017 | 15:49

A slushy accumulation possible through this afternoon and evening. With a mixture of sun and clouds, we have seasonable temperatures in the 30s to near 40 degrees. SATURDAY | Rain changing to wet snow. CHRISTMAS: Snow in the morning (mix to snow along the shore), partial clearing during the afternoon, and becoming windy and cold.

by | December 24, 2017 | 15:24

Light snow with totals in the 2-to-5-inch range is expected for parts of western and central MA by Christmas day, the National Weather Service said. Some higher totals of 5-6 inches are possible into Southwestern Maine and New Hampshire. If several different counties get 1 inch or more of snow on Monday, it will be the first widespread white Christmas in New Jersey since 2009. However.some more downed tree limbs and additional isolated power outages will remain possible from the ice that ...