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by | December 25, 2017 | 16:21

She is set to deliver a poignant thanks to him, hailing his valuable support throughout her record-breaking reign and his "unique sense of humour". The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh arrived in Norfolk last week to kick off their traditional Christmas break, which they will spend on the Royal estate at Sandringham .

by | December 25, 2017 | 15:52

Moscow Time when a large number of people were there. The circumstances of the crash are now being investigated. Either the vehicle's brakes failed or a auto cut ahead of the bus, causing it to veer off its intended path. Although the emergency source told the agency the deadly crash may have been caused by brake failure or another vehicle cutting off the bus, online video footage depicts the bus taking off after standing idle at the bus station.

by | December 25, 2017 | 10:54

The program then cut back to Hoekstra denying he'd used the term "fake news", to Zwart's apparent surprise and mild exasperation. That includes his baseless 2015 claim that there are so-called "no-go zones" in the country where Muslims are free to set fire to politicians.

by | December 25, 2017 | 10:21

Farallon Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Changyou Com Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.85B market cap company. Baldwin Brothers Inc, which manages about $939.93 million and $621.98M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Humana Inc (NYSE:HUM) by 3,421 shares to 64,048 shares, valued at $15.60 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

by | December 25, 2017 | 10:08

On Monday, the USA vetoed a Security Council resolution backed by the 14 other council members calling on Trump to reverse his Jerusalem decision. "This achievement should be developed with the contribution of most of the world's countries to achieve the will of the global community to reach a two-state solution with the establishment of a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital", Abu Ali said.

by | December 25, 2017 | 10:04

Fire officials said they were able to save some of the Christmas presents in the apartment units. They said she had minor injuries, and was taken to the hospital as a precaution. They have opened a shelter at the First Baptist Church on East Main Street in Spartanburg for those residents. The cause of the fire is still under investigation by a Baton Rouge Fire Department investigator, officials say.

by | December 25, 2017 | 10:00

A week after U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called out Russian Federation and China for their support of Kim Jong Un's regime, the 15-member Security Council passed its fourth resolution against Pyongyang in 13 months on Friday .

by | December 25, 2017 | 09:57

Haley added that the "historic reduction" in spending is a step in the right direction and that the USA would make many other moves toward a more efficient and accountable UN. According to the Committee on Contributions of the UN General Assembly, the USA is the largest financial contributor to the United Nations , providing 22% of the entire UN budget in 2017.

by | December 25, 2017 | 09:21

This incident comes a week after an attack on NDS' training facility, the same spy agency which was targeted today. The number of casualties resulting from IED explosions trails ground fighting and suicide attacks, Xinhua report stated. The authorities have confirmed the casualties in the attack. Security forces have cordoned off the area. The Islamic State (IS)-linked "Amaq" news website has claimed in an online statement the responsibility for the attack.

by | December 25, 2017 | 08:41

CNN's " The Update " on Snapchat to end. CNN was among the original launch partners for Snapchat Discover , which debuted in January 2015. " Snap and CNN have built a great partnership over the years and our teams have enormous admiration for each other." the statement said.

by | December 25, 2017 | 07:37

Trump told five units overseas that the U.S.is "winning" the war against terrorism. "Your families have been tremendous. The greatest people on Earth". "Every American heart is thankful to you and we are asking God to watch over you and to watch over your families", Trump added. Trump's tweet capped a day of volatile social media dispatches targeting the news media and outgoing Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director Andrew McCabe.

by | December 25, 2017 | 07:22

The announcement came two days after Tunisian government officials said the UAE had banned Tunisian woman from flying to or transiting through its territory. "When we arrived here, we found the situation really chaotic". The airline said in a tweet that it would stop Dubai-Tunis service from today (December 25) until further notice.

by | December 25, 2017 | 07:26

Police said the baby survived delivery and is being treated at the hospital. "Hospital staff were able to successfully deliver her unborn child, who is now being treated at the hospital", the release added. No one else was hurt in the shooting, officials said. The Tucson Police Department is investigating the incident. Police are not sure if anyone inside the house was specifically targeted in the shooting.

by | December 25, 2017 | 07:24

Her father, Huw Morgan, also stuck on the gondola, told Reuters it was like "a rocking greenhouse", and they were trapped inside for around two hours. No one was injured and it took two hours to free the stricken holidaymakers. There were no reported injuries from the incident and the reason for the breakdown of the eight-year-old gondola is not yet known.

by | December 25, 2017 | 06:08

The fresh violence came a day after the U.N. General Assembly resolution denouncing Trump's decision, largely ignoring his threat to cut off aid to any country that went against him. " We are absolutely certain that it is the right route ", Morales said earlier this week of Washington's recognition of Jerusalem, adding, that Israel is an " ally of Guatemala and we must support it ".

by | December 25, 2017 | 06:05

High pressure will take over the region, leaving clear skies for your Christmas holiday. Factoring in the breeze, it could feel as much as 10° to 15° colder than the actual air temperatures. - Winds crank up from the northwest as colder air rushes in. We're all waking up to cold temperatures Christmas morning; 30s and lower 40s. Lows will likely be in the single digits for Wednesday morning.

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.