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by | January 08, 2018 | 12:12

By late Saturday morning, Joyce Wedge had purchased four Powerball tickets for Saturday night's drawing, and she might pick up more. "Traveling. Traveling. The $560 million prize, the sixth-largest Powerball jackpot ever, came a year and a half after another New Hampshire player cashed in a $487 million Powerball ticket.

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:38

More than 40 of the corporation's most high-profile female names, including presenters Clare Balding and Victoria Derbyshire, signed a letter calling for immediate change . Ms Gracie is returning to her former job in the BBC's TV newsroom, where she said she expects "to be paid equally". The journalist said she turned down the rise and was subject to a "dismayingly incompetent and undermining grievance process which still has no outcome" before deciding "enough is enough".

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:56

Iranian pro-government demonstrators set a makeshift US flag on fire during a march after the weekly Muslim Friday prayers in Tehran on January 5, 2018. In light of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's assertion in May 2017 that any military confrontation between Riyadh and Tehran would take place "inside Iran, not in Saudi Arabia", coupled with Prince Turki bin Faisal Al Saud's endorsement of the MEK two months later, tensions between Saudi Arabia and Iran have reached a dangerously high ...

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:23

Congress Legislature Party leader TS Singdeo will head the Election Manifesto Committee while Charandas Mahant will head Election Campaign Committee, Ravindra Choube will has been made chief of the Planning and Strategy Committee and Ramgopal Agrawal of the Election Publicity Committee.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:12

Courtney Roland, 29, was last seen in the Houston area on Saturday. Roland was last seen around 12:30am Sunday morning at the Walgreens at 20 and Yale St., in Houston , according to a friend who spoke with KAGS but wishes to remain anonymous.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:53

He said the reason why he was chosen to present the awards is because he is "a man with completely no power in Hollywood". But don't worry, he'll be back in 20 years when he's the first person ever booed during the in memoriam . But it wasn't all swipes at fallen Hollywood stars. The Greatest Showman actor Zac Efron, actress and rapper Abbie Cornish and Baby Driver star Ansel Egort also showed their support for the campaign.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:48

The trend of Pakistan's national anthem being played at major sports gatherings emerged across Kashmir following the 2016 political protests. The video shows the youths wearing Pakistan cricket team jerseys lined up with their heads bowed as the neighbouring country's anthem plays over a loudspeaker.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:23

It said that Trump Jr. had said he and the Russian lawyer had "primarily discussed a program about the adoption of Russian children", and the conversation was unrelated to the campaign. Sessions reportedly angered Trump when he decided in March to stay out of the investigation because of his own contacts with Russians. "Everything that I've done was 100 percent proper".

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:22

Police arrested a 15-year-old girl in relation to the bushfire that forced the evacuation of about 30 residents from Darnley Drive and Augusta Court on Saturday (6 January). The CFA advised residents to evacuate to a safe point at Carrum Downs Shopping Centre while firefighters brought the blaze under control. A water bomber was called in to douse the fire that burned close to a BlueScope Steel oil and gas pipeline.

by | January 08, 2018 | 05:28

According to reports, three of the victims were in their early twenties. The five were employees of the restaurant and were asleep at the time of the blaze. After the matter was reported, 2 fire tenders, one rescue vehicle rushed to the spot and contained the brewing blaze. Their bodies were taken to Victoria Hospital for autopsy, NDTV reported.

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:43

Mirallas will spend the remainder of this season with his old club after finding himself on the periphery at Goodison Park under both Ronald Koeman and Sam Allardyce . And three of those have come as a substitute. He has 59 caps for Belgium and will hope to be part of their squad for this summer's World Cup. He is still contracted to Everton until June 2020, having signed a fresh contract in May 2017.

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:36

WEDNESDAY: Mostly cloudy. Low 39. Winds will be from the south at 5 to 10 miles per hour becoming westerly in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100 percent. Tonight will be another cold night across North Texas with low temperatures in the teens and 20s. South wind 10 to 15 miles per hour. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:03

The official Twitter account for the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey tweeted news of the break , which also led to a shutdown of global arrivals into Terminal 4. One woman photographed an enormous pile of unclaimed luggage at the airport. Stephanie Abrams, a metrologist for the Weather Channel, tweeted a video reporting she landed at the airport and made it through customs just before authorities closed down the passport control area.

by | January 08, 2018 | 02:13

While Aravind KP, who crashed out unfortunately past year is representing TVS Racing, CS Santosh is riding for Hero Motorsports Team Rally. A motor sport enthusiasts, Villas-Boas was happy about being placed among top 50 after the first stage.

by | January 08, 2018 | 01:56

The visit, which analysts said was highly symbolic, comes as Zimbabwe's political parties prepare to begin campaigning for elections due later this year. "He is fine, he is recuperating very well and says he will soon again going back to for medical check-up in South Africa", says Mnagagwa. He looked thinner than in November, when he cheerfully addressed reporters shortly after the military intervened to pressure the 93-year-old Mugabe to step down after his firing of Mnangagwa as vice ...

by | January 08, 2018 | 01:36

The Houthi armed movement's TV channel al-Massirah earlier said Houthi forces had shot down the fighter in Saada province, adding it was a Britain-made Tornado. Deputy prime minister and foreign minister Abdulmalik Al-Mekhlafi said the Iran-backed rebels must immediately stop all crimes committed against politicians and civilians in Yemen.

by | January 08, 2018 | 01:19

To say this is an established industry with thousands of people and livelihoods depending on it would be an understatement. Among the negotiators is Senate Minority Leader Charles E. The decision, which rescinds previous marijuana prosecution policies, comes just days after the State of California began legal recreation sales of marijuana on January 1.

by | January 08, 2018 | 00:53

Polk County Sheriff's Office confirmed that nobody had been hurt during the incident when they released the audio of Lester's call. "I'm too drunk. I don't know where I'm at", Police said Lester told officers during the phone call. He has previous convictions for driving under the influence, aggravated battery, drug possession, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, and hit and run.

by | January 08, 2018 | 00:49

President Trump on Wednesday announced that he is disbanding a controversial voter commission launched previous year in the wake of his baseless claim that he lost the popular vote to Democrat Hillary Clinton in 2016 because of millions of illegally cast ballots.

by | January 08, 2018 | 00:23

Tapper cut off the interview with Miller, accusing the White House adviser of being "obsequious". In fact, several late-night comedy hosts are actually campaigning for the public disgrace that presumably will bring higher ratings. Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel and Trevor Noah all took time out their shows on Wednesday to mull over their chances of receiving one of the awards - or as Colbert referred to them, "the Fakies".

by | January 07, 2018 | 22:06

Kushner, Kushner Cos, the White House and NY prosecutors did not reply to requests for comment from Reuters. Christine Taylor, a Kushner Cos. spokeswoman, said in an emailed response that "as we said months ago, we are cooperating with all government requests for information about our past legal use of the EB5 program".

by | January 07, 2018 | 21:26

Instead, our workers and supporters are going to ensure that the lotus blooms in the debris of violence unleashed by the Communists", he said. The vicious cycle of violence will not work as the people of Tripura have woken up and will give a befitting reply.

by | January 07, 2018 | 21:13

Bannon, who was ousted from the White House in August, was quoted in " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House ", by journalist Michael Wolff , as saying a June 2016 meeting with a group of Russians attended by Donald Trump Jr. and a very stable genius at that", following the release of a bombshell new book that called into doubt his mental health. Professor Jackman said book would have less impact on Republicans than what might emerge from special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 20:26

The authority said its police complaint was not targeted at the journalist but it had to name the reporter, Rachna Khaira , because she was part of the chain of events that led to the misuse of its grievance redress facility. The Indian Express quoted the FIR as saying, "The above-mentioned persons have unauthorisedly accessed the Aadhaar ecosystem in connivance of the criminal conspiracy".

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:24

The oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast, leaving its entire crew of 32 missing, a lot of them Iranians, authorities said. The ministry said oil spilled into the sea, but did not specify the area of contamination. Oil tanker SANCHI , owned by an Iranian shipping company, collided with a cargo ship.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:22

Areas around Boston were forecast to see about one foot (30 cm) of snow on Thursday, and the National Weather Service predicted a similar amount and wind gusts of up to 55 miles per hour (90 kmph) in New York City . Over 3,300 flights in the USA were canceled ahead of the storm's arrival. According to Chicago Department of Aviation, by 9:30 a.m. local time, Chicago O'Hare International Airport had cancelled more than 180 flights and the Midway Airport, more than 50 flights.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:07

Rosenblum, who characterized Sessions' decision as overreach, made no indication of specific next steps other than she "valued her working relationship" with Williams and looked forward to working with him. While many states have decriminalized or legalized marijuana use, the drug is still illegal under federal law, creating a conflict between federal and state law.

by | January 07, 2018 | 18:53

During the interview, Miller characterized the new book about the Trump administration, " Fire and Fury , " which was released January 5, as "a work of very poorly written fiction". Miller replied that Bannon's role "has been greatly exaggerated, whereas the president hasn't gotten the due that he deserves". Shortly after the interview aired, Trump confirmed Tapper's prediction.

by | January 07, 2018 | 18:40

Sara had registered a complaint against the man identified as Debkumar Maity in Bandra police station. The accused was presented before a local court and has been taken to Mumbai on transit remand for further investigation. The accused, identified as Devkumar Mitti, allegedly made several calls to the landline number of the ace cricketer, a resident of suburban Bandra, in December previous year, a police official said.

by | January 07, 2018 | 17:58

Eastern Ghouta, one of the last remaining opposition strongholds in the country, is the target of near-daily air raids. The Syria Civil Defence said Russian jets fired "seismic missiles" on residential areas of Misraba overnight, causing several buildings to collapse.

by | January 07, 2018 | 17:41

As the mercury in Penrith - which is around 50 kilometres inland from the CBD - hit an all-time high, temperatures in the city also climbed well above 40 degrees Celsius before a cool sea breeze arrived at around 1:30pm. In the western suburbs, the mercury will soar to 45degC in Penrith . The conditions are in stark contrast to those in the United States, where a big freeze has left airports struggling to cope.

by | January 07, 2018 | 17:24

China plans to push for greater maritime capabilities along strategic sea routes and if the deal to acquire Pakistani military base goes through, the new facility will come up at Jiwani close to Iran border in the Gulf of Oman only 85km from China's Gwadar port in Pakistan.

by | January 07, 2018 | 17:12

Bhupender Yadav, the BJP MP who had moved the privilege motion on December 28, had asked Naidu for the status of the notice on Friday, the last day of the Winter Session. Jaitley is the Leader of the House in the Rajya Sabha. Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha and senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad completed the deal by reading out a statement underscoring the need to respect the post of the Prime Minister and that his party did not approve of any derogatory remarks about the Prime ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 16:59

Indications have emerged that China, in one form or another, may have supported the ship-to-ship smuggling of oil to North Korea in October, in violation of United Nations sanctions. In his New Year speech, aside his more inflammatory remarks , Kim offered an olive branch to South Korea by expressing his willingness to participate in the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Olympics.

by | January 07, 2018 | 16:23

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