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Myanmar: Soldiers, villagers killed Rohingya in mass grave Myanmar: Soldiers, villagers killed Rohingya in mass grave
- January 13, 2018

It comes as two reporters for Reuters news agency face trial for receiving secret documents reportedly related to the massacre. His words echoed a comment from the spokesperson from the Office of the UN Resident and Humanitarian Co-ordinator in Myanmar yesterday, who said: "The (military) statement underscores the need for an independent investigation and media reporting on allegations of such human rights violations". (more...)
Governor Cooper urges Trump Administration to exempt NC from offshore drilling plan Governor Cooper urges Trump Administration to exempt NC from offshore drilling plan
- January 13, 2018

Earlier this week, after a short meeting with Scott at the Tallahassee airport, Zinke said he'd changed his mind. Instead, we need to accelerate efforts to kick our carbon habit, and get on with the hard, yet inevitable work of building a sustainable, low-carbon energy economy. (more...)
Response To President Trump's Appearance In Tennessee Response To President Trump's Appearance In Tennessee
- January 13, 2018

He added that he was the first president to address the nation's farmers since George H.W. Bush in 1992. During his speech to the American Farm Bureau, President Trump highlighted key obstacles facing the agriculture industry and signed two Executive Orders to assist in expanding rural broadband. (more...)
Camila Cabello Swaps Out Sneakers for These High-Heel Booties Camila Cabello Swaps Out Sneakers for These High-Heel Booties
- January 13, 2018

If the younger members of your family have started taking an unusually precocious interest in Cuban immigration and visa policy, there's a reason for that: Camila Cabello's " Havana " became the fluke hit of late 2017 and is looking to continue its run well into the año nuevo . (more...)
Coveney invites Abbas to Ireland during visit to West Bank Coveney invites Abbas to Ireland during visit to West Bank
- January 12, 2018

At least one terrorist had opened fire on his auto from a moving vehicle near the Jewish community of Havat Gilad in northern Samaria. Furthermore the hypocrisy of the Israeli government and its lobby groups who talk of "mediating and talking" when they ban and blacklist peaceful human rights organisations has been exposed. (more...)
Ecuador gives nationality to Wikileaks' Assange Ecuador gives nationality to Wikileaks' Assange
- January 12, 2018

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange , whohas been hiding in the Ecuadorian embassy in London for more than five years, has been given an identity number in the South American country, its civil register showed Wednesday. In London, police say they are "obliged" to arrest Assange if he leaves the embassy, for breaching the terms of his bail in 2012. The Ecuadorian government has granted him political asylum. (more...)
Trump Argues the Russia Investigation Is Hurting the US Government Trump Argues the Russia Investigation Is Hurting the US Government
- January 12, 2018

She said on CBS's "Face the Nation" on October 8 that there's "no proof" yet that there was any collusion between Russian Federation and Trump's campaign, adding: "I think that proof will likely come with Mr. Comey, whom he fired as Federal Bureau of Investigation director in May. The president called the move "a disgrace", but the information wasn't classified and Feinstein didn't need authorization to release it. (more...)
Natural disaster with magnitude 7.6 hits Caribbean; damage being assessed Natural disaster with magnitude 7.6 hits Caribbean; damage being assessed
- January 11, 2018

Tsunami warnings were put into effect after the quake struck, but were ultimately canceled. The tremor struck in the sea about 125 miles (202 kilometers) north-northeast of Barra Patuca, Honduras, and 188 miles (303 kilometers) southwest of George Town, Cayman Islands. (more...)
Trump signs law creating national historic park for Martin Luther King Jr Trump signs law creating national historic park for Martin Luther King Jr
- January 10, 2018

Day brings a three-day weekend early in the semester. Day as an official holiday for the first time. The Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County and fellow nonprofits are gearing up for a day of service for Martin Luther King Day on January 15. (more...)
Haven to face Widnes side mourning the death of Kato Ottio Haven to face Widnes side mourning the death of Kato Ottio
- January 10, 2018

The centre was part of the PNG side that lost to England in November's World Cup quarter-finals. Canberra Raiders coach Ricky Stuart says Kato Ottio's death "knocked me for six". Club officials had been furnishing the house Ottio and Albert were going to share when they learned the news. Here is a tribute to a player and a man taken too soon. (more...)
Mother, boyfriend sought in torture, murder of girl, 4 Mother, boyfriend sought in torture, murder of girl, 4
- January 10, 2018

According to Sumpter Township police, officers responded around 10:45 a.m. January 1 to a report of an unresponsive 4-year-old girl at a residence in a Sumpter Township mobile home community. "She didn't have to pass the way she did, but I hope we get justice for her really soon", Barrett said . "She was just an outgoing kid", she said. (more...)
SpaceX launches secret Zuma mission aboard Falcon 9 rocket SpaceX launches secret Zuma mission aboard Falcon 9 rocket
- January 09, 2018

Falcon 9 successfully took off from Space Launch Complex 40 at Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, with a two-hour primary launch window opening on January 7 at 8:00 p.m. It was similar to - but still slightly different than - the exhaust plume that startled many California residents after a west coast launch late a year ago. (more...)
India's Supreme Court will reconsider the nation's ban on gay sex India's Supreme Court will reconsider the nation's ban on gay sex
- January 09, 2018

The state enacted its law less than a year after the 2015 Supreme Court ruling that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide. The Mississippi law allowing government workers and businesses to deny services to LGBT people by claiming religious objections will stand because the U.S. (more...)
Fire at CineVista in Kanjurmarg Fire at CineVista in Kanjurmarg
- January 09, 2018

After Investigation it was found a short circuit led to the fire. Though the building did not suffer any major damage, some official records and electrical wirings were gutted, the official said. According to a sessions court official, the judges presided over their respective courts as usual from 11 am. The fire was reported noticed first on the third floor of the sessions court. (more...)
Late-Night Hosts Are Campaigning for Trump's 'Most Dishonest & Corrupt Media Awards' Late-Night Hosts Are Campaigning for Trump's 'Most Dishonest & Corrupt Media Awards'
- January 08, 2018

He added that the victor of such an award should get a "fake news trophy". Hannity then tweeted that viewers would be treated to a "Huge Investigative report, and what the corrupt media will NOT tell you about the Presidents accomplishments". (more...)
Arctic Air, Bringing Dangerous Wind Chills, Settles in Following Snowstorm Arctic Air, Bringing Dangerous Wind Chills, Settles in Following Snowstorm
- January 08, 2018

Frostbite can occur in as little as 15 minutes to exposed skin in temperatures that low. Very cold air and gusty winds will create unsafe wind-chill temperatures into the night and through Friday. A nice warmup on tap for Thursday and Friday. Tonight will feature more blustery conditions as lows dip to 1 degree early tomorrow morning. That might mix with some sleet or rain in spots too. (more...)
Agitated Trump Aide Stephen Miller Thrown Off Live TV Interview
- January 08, 2018

In addition to assailing Mr. Bannon, Mr. Miller sharply criticized Mr. Wolff and his book, saying it "is best understood as a work of very poorly written fiction". What began as a routine interview on his show, State of the Union , quickly turned into a battle to be heard, with Tapper trying to fit in his questions as Miller shouted over him with increasing anger. (more...)
Sears at the Galleria Mall in Centerville closing in early April Sears at the Galleria Mall in Centerville closing in early April
- January 08, 2018

Some employees will be eligible for severance pay. The trend is one that's continuing for Sears . The Sears located at 5540 Winfield Avenue at Oakridge Mall is closing, and the store at San Rafael's Northgate Mall is closing too. Sears had owned the 143,000-square-foot space since 2000. Since 2011, Sears has lost more than $10.4 billion. Seritage gets 78 percent of its rent from Sears Holdings, which occupies all but 11 of the stores. (more...)
Transport workers in TN reject Madras HC direction to call off strike Transport workers in TN reject Madras HC direction to call off strike
- January 07, 2018

A collector, according to The Times Of India, claimed the bus services were affected least in Salem district where around 86% of government buses are operating. He also said that instances of striking employees "intimidating" others who wanted to work had been reported. Responding to the government warning of action, Sounderrajan said it did not befit the former and insisted that it should opt for talks to end the stalemate. (more...)
Lalu sentenced to 3.5 years in jail in fodder scam case Lalu sentenced to 3.5 years in jail in fodder scam case
- January 07, 2018

The counsel said failure to pay a fine of Rs 5 lakh each under the IPC and the PCA would entail another six months in jail for the RJD leader. Lalu could have got bail if he is sentenced to less than three years in prison. The court also slapped Rs 5 lakh fine on each. This is the second fodder scam case in which Prasad has been jailed. He was convicted by the special court on Dec 23. (more...)