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by | January 16, 2018 | 07:07

The Nigerian Army handed over 244 repented Boko Haram suspects to the Borno State government, of which they have given up membership of the terrorist group. Abubakar Shekau, leader of Boko Haram , also appears in the footage, which was obtained by the Sahara Reporters website. Another video showed women who were said to wives of policemen who were also abducted sometime ago.

by | January 16, 2018 | 06:53

Predicted snow accumulations for central North Carolina as of 3:29 p.m. Monday . The National Weather Service advises drivers to avoid flyovers and overpasses, as ice, sleet and possible snow accumulations could top a quarter-inch. Clair, Talladega, Clay, Randolph, Sumter, Greene, Hale, Perry, Bibb, Chilton and Coosa. The weather service is projecting a warmer weekend, with the possibility of a Sunday high temperature in the upper 40s.

by | January 16, 2018 | 06:42

The actor-turned-politician executed a bail bond of ₹1 lakh and produced two solvent persons as sureties. The auto was registered in a fake address in Puducherry by the actor, who also forged documents for showing that he is a permanent resident of Puducherry.

by | January 16, 2018 | 06:25

President Nicolas Maduro in a televised address Monday night claimed the group was preparing a auto bomb to use against an embassy, without giving details. "It is time for us to be free, and only you have the power now". "The terrorist, Oscar Perez , attacked those around him", Cabello said on Twitter.

by | January 16, 2018 | 06:04

Trump defended himself this Sunday from the backlash spraked by his comments about Haiti and African countries, saying "I'm not a racist ". While resting at his Trump International Golf Club in West Palm Beach, his resort in Florida, the president addressed reporters: "I'm not racist".

by | January 16, 2018 | 06:04

Before his arrest, Woodward told sheriff's investigators that he picked up Bernstein for a late night visit on January 2, but that Bernstein exited the vehicle and walked alone into Borrego Park. Bernstein was eulogized as a personable, sensitive and innovative young man whose passion for gourmet cooking and writing intersected in his work as a managing editor of Penn Appetit, a student-run food magazine.

by | January 16, 2018 | 05:58

African anger about Trump's comments, made during a White House meeting on immigration , could impact U.S. companies doing business in one of the world's fastest growing regions and complicate the Pentagon's counterterrorism efforts and security cooperation on the continent, diplomats and analysts said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 05:54

Dry weather has been forecasted in the region during the next 48 hours, the department said. The Kokernag area of district Islamabad has recorded minus 2.7 and Kupwara has recorded minus 4.7 degree Celsius, respectively. He said the night temperature in Pahalgam dipped almost three degrees from the previous night to settle at -6.1 celsius last night. Against minus 4.5 degree recorded on Saturday, the night temperature at the ski resort was minus 5 degree.

by | January 16, 2018 | 05:38

South Africa and Nigeria on Monday summoned the local top US diplomats to explain President Donald Trump's recent denigrating comments about Africa and Haiti . USA embassy spokesperson Cindy Harvey confirmed the meeting and said the embassy "appreciates the Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) providing us the opportunity to reiterate our commitment to working with South Africa to achieve shared goals and strengthen our bilateral ties".

by | January 16, 2018 | 05:24

Organized by more than 300 powerful women in Hollywood, Time's Up is an initiative that aims to combat sexual harassment and assault in workplaces around the country with a number of mechanisms, including legislation and a legal defense fund that provides support to women who wish to report assault or harassment but face legal hurdles to do so.

by | January 16, 2018 | 05:16

Poppi's mother has now called on the CPS to revisit the case and consider charges for Paul, 50, who had Poppi's DNA on his penis , and declined to answer 252 questions relating to the circumstances surrounding her death in the latest inquest.

by | January 16, 2018 | 05:15

He adds, "Yes, I absolutely nearly made a huge mistake with the girl from the Wilmington shoot, as I said, I won't lie about it". While in the pool, Albert claims that Kramer exposed his penis to her young sister, who promptly left. All of us must take some responsibility that the loose and relaxed camaraderie that we share with our young performers has carried with it a misguided assumption that they are adults in an adult world, capable of making adult choices .

by | January 16, 2018 | 05:07

Representatives of both Koreas held a second round of talks on Monday near the Demilitarized Zone to try to pave the way for a North Korean delegation to join the Pyeongchang Games. They will meet a delegation from Pyongyang headed by the director of the arts and performance bureau of the North's culture ministry. "The South Korean authorities have an axe to grind, hoping to eat corn without teeth", it added.

by | January 16, 2018 | 04:44

Senior officials from the two Koreas held the rivals' first formal talks in about two years in the border village of Panmunjom. The officials added that the annual military training exercises conducted in collaboration with South Korea are for routine check up on their battle-readiness and also to perform scheduled upgrades in the military equipment.

by | January 16, 2018 | 04:18

Seminole Management who had been investing in Micron Technology Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $49.50 billion market cap company. BMO Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $147.0 target. The stock of Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) earned "Outperform" rating by Wells Fargo on Tuesday, October 10.

by | January 16, 2018 | 04:13

Nigeria's government on Monday summoned the United States ambassador to explain reported remarks by US President Donald Trump that some immigrants from Africa and Haiti come from "shithole" countries , Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 04:09

Kentucky's new program will improve the health of its participants, strengthen Medicaid's long-term fiscal sustainability, and promote personal responsibility for health and well-being. The letter released Thursday by CMS authorizing work requirements contains similar language. The approval comes after the nation's top Medicaid official, Seema Verma, in a November 7 speech to state Medicaid directors, said federal officials had made a decision to approve such work requirements for any ...

by | January 16, 2018 | 04:07

The announcement backpedals on Justice Minister Park Sang-ki's remark last week that the government plans to ban cryptocurrency trading. Hours later, however, the office of President Moon Jae-in said that proposal was just one of several regulatory moves under consideration.

by | January 16, 2018 | 03:53

Lavrov explained. Lavrov said that the development would be "a very big deal" raising "a lot of question marks". China has also opposed the format of the meeting but it is not immediately clear whether the joint hosts went as far as inviting a representative from Beijing.

by | January 16, 2018 | 03:46

Dan Bongino , a former congressional candidate in Maryland, sounded off Monday morning on Chelsea Manning's Senate run in that same state. Formerly a U.S. We need to actually take the reigns of power from them. We can do better. "You're damn right we got this", she says to end the ad, using her well-known hashtag #WeGotThis .

by | January 16, 2018 | 03:44

Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency on Sunday said the mistake occurred during a routine shift change when an employee "pushed the wrong button ". It was later revealed that the message was sent by mistake, thanks to human error . State Governor David Ige apologised and said it was caused by an employee pressing the wrong button, BBC reported . Unacceptably, it took 38 minutes for the correction, which read "False Alarm".

by | January 16, 2018 | 03:27

A large plume of smoke emanates from the Sanchi in the East China Sea on Sunday, January 14. The blazing vessel, which had been carrying 136,000 tonnes - nearly one million barrels - of condensate, an ultra-light, highly flammable crude oil, sank on Sunday after several explosions weakened the hull.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:55

Trump's purported comments have sparked widespread outrage, both in the US and overseas, although some have defended his comments as straight talk. The statement goes on to say that the government noted Trump's denial that this exact language was used but said it "has noted further that President Trump's denial was not categorical, referring only to Haiti and not addressing the entirety of the statement attributed to him".

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:51

Light snow or flurries will end by mid morning with another round of light snow expected this afternoon through this evening . The greatest possibility of snowfall will be in the far reaches of northwest Georgia, with Trenton and Dalton each expected to receive about an inch of accumulation.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:45

It is thought the ground floor of the building was a pizza restaurant, with three storeys of flats above. Antwerp Police tweeted that "multiple victims" were injured in the blast. Police have said the explosion was not thought to be related to terrorism. Belgium has been on high alert since a wave of deadly terror attacks across Europe in 2016.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:32

Police gave chase to the hoppy animal before officers were able to pin down the wild wallaby. Sydneysiders called in to radio station 2GB to share their disbelief at a sight that would usually be reserved for an Australian tourism commercial.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:14

Yesterday (8 January) it was reported that SpaceX had successfully launched its latest payload into orbit aboard its Falcon 9 reusable rocket, but all that was known of its contents was that it contained a USA military craft dubbed "Zuma".

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:13

Those at the vigil included the family of 30-year-old Pinit Sutthithepa, whose body was discovered Saturday afternoon. Shivers says much of the water on USA 101 in Santa Barbara County has receded, allowing crews working around the clock to focus on removing solid material from the roadway.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:12

When Police Officers from the Perris Police Department and Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff's Department met with the juvenile, she appeared to be only 10 years old and slightly emaciated. Seven of the victims were adults, ranging in age from 18 to 29, the sheriff's office said. The police in a statement did not detail the parents' motive for holding the children hostage, and a police spokesman said he had no further details.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:04

General (retd) Nasser Khan Janjua on Monday said coercing Pakistan into cooperation for Afghan solution would be unhelpful and it would not take them anywhere. Wells also underlined the need for strengthening intelligence cooperation between the two sides to improve coordination in counter-terrorism efforts.

by | January 16, 2018 | 02:05

Their reasoning was that funds coming from Omidyar Network, a fund created by eBay founder and entrepreneur Pierre Omidyar, constituted foreign ownership of the company. Amnesty International decried the decision against Rappler as "a blatant attack on press freedom", noting the news group had been "fearless in holding those in power to account".

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:48

Authorities say no one was hurt in any of the attacks early Friday and only minor damage was reported. Marking the World Day of Migrants and Refugees with a sermon during Mass at St Peter's Basilica yesterday, the Pope acknowledged that, "It is not easy.to put oneself in the shoes of people so different from us" adding: 'Local communities are sometimes afraid that the newly arrived will disturb the established order, will "steal" something they have long laboured to build up'.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:15

The claims could further escalate tensions between Qatar and the four Arab nations that have been boycotting it for months, among them the UAE, home to the world's busiest global airport. In the video, Sheikh Abdullah said: "I am now in Abu Dhabi ". Qatar's stock exchange dropped some 2.5 percent in trading Monday, one of its biggest jolts since the crisis began.

by | January 16, 2018 | 01:06

Government offices and the USA stock market are closed today. In addition to banks being closed, along with libraries , and trash removal is halted. President Trump's controversial comments about Haiti, El Salvador, and some African countries were spoken out against at the 27th annual Arthur "Pappy" Kennedy prayer breakfast in honor of Dr.

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:43

Denmark's National Cyber Crime Center said the case began a year ago when Facebook received reports that the sex videos were being shared on its Messenger chat platform. Both punishments would give those involved a criminal record that could last up to 10 years. The case, which reached Denmark via the European Union's law enforcement agency Europol, involves around 800 boys and 200 girls, a lot of them between the ages of 15 and 20.