by | December 29, 2017 | 23:46

Crew members from the vessel, Lighthouse Winmore , are being questioned about allegedly transferring 600 tons of refined petroleum products in global waters after leaving the South Korean port of Yeosu. The U.N. Security Council last week unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea for a recent intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) test, seeking to further limit its access to refined petroleum products and crude oil.

by | December 29, 2017 | 23:20

The officer involved in the shooting is a 7-year veteran of Wichita police , according to Livingston. Online gamers have used Twitter to spread word of the prank, which resulted in the man being shot to death on Thursday night. Livingston didn't say what caused the officer to shoot the man or whether he was armed. No one else had been injured at the house. Authorities are investigating whether a deadly police shooting in Wichita stemmed from someone making up a false report to ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 23:12

It said plumes of smoke were visible from one of the targeted areas east of the Gaza City neighbourhood of al-Tuffah. Rocket-warning sirens began shortly after midday in the Sha'ar Hanegev and Sdot Negev regions, alerting residents to take shelter, the Israeli army said on Twitter.

by | December 29, 2017 | 23:11

He allegedly ran a weekly card game which, according to the Times Union , had racked up an estimated $100,000 in gambling debts. Captain DeWolf reiterating the comments of the Troy Police Chief on the brutal murders of four people - children Shanise Myers and her brother Jeremiah, their mother Shanta Myers and her girlfriend Brandi Mells .

by | December 29, 2017 | 23:06

The West Indies have suffered a further setback on their New Zealand tour yesterday with team officials confirming premier all-rounder Kieron Pollard had pulled out of the Twenty20 (T20) matches for "personal reasons". New Zealand were comfortable winners in the ODI series but Southee has warned against complacency and highlighted one threat, in particular, for the Black Caps to be wary of.

by | December 29, 2017 | 22:40

Added measures include extra sniper teams and Vapor Wake dogs - a new breed of bomb-sniffing dogs trained to pick up the moving scent of explosives. "This is going to be one of the most well-policed, best-protected events in one of the safest venues in the entire world", said NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill.

by | December 29, 2017 | 22:25

Among those ideas: writing a sequel to " What Happened " entitled " What the Hell Happened " and taking more photos with hikers in the woods. Clinton supporters were so angry over incident that they created a #CancelVanityFair hashtag on social media.

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:55

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.02, from 0.86 in 2017Q2. They expect $0.31 earnings per share, up 10.71% or $0.03 from last year's $0.28 per share. The rating was upgraded by Hilliard Lyons to "Neutral" on Thursday, December 21. As a company's earnings per share being to rise, so does their market value per share.

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:55

Meanwhile, during a telephonic conversation with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said it was "inadmissible" that Washington heightened tension on the Korean Peninsula with "aggressive rhetoric" and military buildup.

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:19

The induction of two new faces in the cabinet necessitated changes in portfolios of some PDP ministers. BJP leader and Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh said the expansion will give thrust to the council of ministers. Javed Mustafa Mir is MLA Chadoora and two-time minister. However, he was quick to rectify himself by immediately following up his error with "god".

by | December 29, 2017 | 21:11

Its expected track is northeastwards through Donegal Bay and up along the north-Ulster coast. The Road Safety Authority is asking road users to exercise caution while using the roads tomorrow night and early Sunday morning. Highest temperatures 6 to 10 degrees are expected. A Met Office yellow alert covers northwest England, the Yorkshire & Humber region and much of Scotland where there is a risk of severe ice from 3pm on Friday to noon on Saturday.

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:46

Thousands of Iranians took to the streets throughout the country on Thursday to protest against the deteriorating economic situation. "However, the USA is seeking to hamper any efforts to create an appropriate ground for Iran's growth", he was quoted as saying in a Farsi report by Khabar Online .

by | December 29, 2017 | 20:26

Superintendent of Police, Shimla, Soumya Sambasivan said a case has been registered against Asha Kumari, on a complaint by the constable concerned, under sections 353 and 332 of Indian Penal Code (IPC). "In a rage, I raised my hand in retaliation and she also did the same", Kumari told reporters outside the Congress office. Later in the day, during an address post the meeting Gandhi said, "I am not happy at it".

by | December 29, 2017 | 19:53

The stock slid 66 cents, or 1.6 percent, to $41.15. Chesapeake Energy added 17 cents, or 4.4 percent, to $4.05, while Range Resources gained 66 cents, or 3.9 percent, to $17.61. BINGE THIS: Netflix was among the big gainers in the S&P 500 . "I think 2018 is going to be a pretty good year". The S&P has rallied 20 percent this year.

by | December 29, 2017 | 18:57

However, the water in the river was very cold. Authorities in Astoria were on Timofey Erofeeff's tail, trying to round him up for trespassing and a parole violation, when Erofeeff, 27, ran out of viable escape route real estate and rumbled across a pier with one foot firmly on the gas and the other foot firmly not on the brake.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:52

Temperatures often rise as a weather system moves through an area, which is expected to be the case on Friday that includes the possibility of 2 to 4 inches of new snow falling in Bloomington-Normal in the afternoon or evening. It was caused by the "lake-effect" which is where winds blow across the warmer waters of the Great Lakes and help to produce localized bands of intense snow.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:24

His comments - made during an interview with The New York Times - come after Republicans and supporters of Trump had raised questions over Mueller and his investigative team. When discussing media coverage of his presidency, Trump predicted another election victory in 2020 and claimed the press had to cover him more favorably to help ratings.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:16

Furthermore, the judges found that the Kleins intentionally inflicted emotional harm on the Bowman-Pryors by sharing their address and contact information online and urging Christians to bombard the couple with hate mail and try to have their children taken away.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:14

Sydney Mufamadi, an ANC stalwart who has known Zuma for decades, said the president would not step aside because he had no "sense of shame" and called on parliament to act following the judgement. Mbete opposed the application. "Parliament has the authority to remove him. not to protect an errant president". "This is really now Ramaphosa's first real test to see if he can navigate a course for an earlier exit for Zuma with as limited a fallout as possible for the ANC".

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:11

The Pentagon recently deployed a United States naval strike group to the region in response to last week's missile test by North Korea. "The presidential office inserted the wage-diversion argument as major grounds, yet without concrete information, sufficient evidence and consultations with related agencies, mainly citing defector testimonies that lack objectivity and credibility", Kim Jong-soo, a priest who heads the panel, told a news conference.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:09

The U.S. Treasury released photos of an alleged transfer in November alongside a list of sanctions including Chinese companies. It identified one of the ships as a sanctioned North Korean vessel, the Rye Song Gang 1, but did not name the other.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:03

There has been an uptick in Gaza rocket fire since President Donald Trump on December 6 abandoned decades of American policy by recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital and saying he would move the U.S. The rockets on Friday were the first to be sent since December 18 where a two-week barrage shook Southern Israel. Two other rockets were intercepted by the Iron Dome anti-missile defense system, indicating that both were headed directly for populated areas.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:55

The assault was carried out at the St. Mina Coptic church in Helwan, a district on the southern edge of the Egyptian capital. However, the ministry of health said six people were killed and eight others were injured in the attack. The group has been waging a deadly insurgency based in the Sinai Peninsula bordering Israel and the Gaza Strip that has killed hundreds of policemen and soldiers.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:34

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey will borrow the loan on Russian ruble, instead of USA dollar, so the debt will be cheaper for Ankara. Turkey plans to finance part of the purchase through a Russian loan. Russian Federation will supply Turkey with four S-400 surface-to-air missile systems under the deal that is nearly finalised, Chemezov said.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:24

The U.S. and Israel signed a secret agreement earlier this month to work to counter Iran's activities in the Mideast, including covert and diplomatic actions to block Tehran's path to nuclear weapons, according to news reports Thursday. Finally, a fourth team would oversee preparation for any escalation by Iran and/or Hezbollah. He announced the shift in USA policy in a speech in which he detailed a more aggressive approach to Iran over its nuclear and ballistic missile programs and its ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 15:37

Another bit of good news is that both of the Southwest Florida eagle eggs were viable this year: A pip was spotted on the second egg Tuesday afternoon and eaglet E11 is expected to emerge sometime Wednesday morning or afternoon. There's more to the holidays than planning for the flawless Christmas, buying gifts, and getting ready to rock in the New Year. With the eggs expected to hatch hours apart, Pritchett said it will allow the siblings to be on an even playing field, which should subside ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 13:10

Franken's speech to supporters and friends comes after he resigned earlier this month amid a storm of sexual misconduct allegations. Despite the allegations and political winds against him, the majority of the 671 Minnesota voters interviewed on December 26 and 27 approved of Franken's job performance, the survey found.

by | December 29, 2017 | 11:51

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha conveyed President Moon's invitation to Abe during her trip to Japan last week, but Abe reportedly avoided giving a definite answer. The drill coincides with rising tensions between Korea and Japan over a dubious deal to compensate Korean victims of wartime sex slavery, but was planned about a month ago.

by | December 29, 2017 | 10:52

The former government said that the shutdown was decided at a National Security Council meeting on February 10, 2016, right before the announcement. Park was impeached earlier this year and taken into custody over corruption charges involving her longtime friend Choi Soon-sil.

by | December 29, 2017 | 09:40

This will be the first democratic transition of power since 1944 in a country devastated by decades of civil war. Ahead of Thursday's result announcement, armed and helmeted police deployed outside the poll body's headquarters as Weah supporters gathered and began rejoicing.

by | December 29, 2017 | 07:14

According to Ulysses' mother, Angela Williams , during the dramatic incident which unfolded on Saturday night, law enforcement officers beat her son so brutally he now has a fracture. They caught him a few streets down and the struggle ensued, resulting in the teen's arrest. Numerous 61,000 shares of the Facebook post said they were outraged.

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:55

We will see a slight "warming" trend, if you want to call it that, to end the week as highs moderate back to the lower 40s on Thursday and Friday , though clouds will hang tough with partly to mostly cloudy skies overall. As expected it was another cloudy, damp, dreary day, but we saw very little rainfall. Overnight will be around freezing, but once again we are dry, so no winter weather mischief.

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:39

The launch comes just ahead of a between U.S. President and China's President this week in Florida that among other key issues that will discuss how to rein in North Korea, senior White House official said on Tuesday, saying the issue was a test of the U.S.

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:36

The latest weather warning comes 24 hours after a separate warning was issued for icy conditions. The Met Office amber warning says: "A spell of heavy snow is likely over parts of northern England on Friday morning". A status yellow snow ice warning is in place for all of Ireland until 9 pm this evening with widespread severe frost expected nationwide. A band of cloud with patchy rain, sleet and snow will extend from the west and southwest during the day, with highest temperatures only 1C ...

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:45

Jones' low-usage style could even open more shots for Minnesota's most-efficient starters, Karl-Anthony Towns and Jimmy Butler . Tom Thibodeau gives his starters heavy minutes, as if the team isn't very deep. Depending on the severity of his particular injury, Minnesota's starting point guard is likely looking at a four-to-eight week absence. The Timberwolves have been playing good basketball as of late, and it seems like Butler has adjusted to his new surroundings in Minnesota.