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by | February 15, 2018 | 11:54

The spending plan was presented to the Board of Education on Wednesday. The detailed list, along with explanations of the effect that the items would have on the district and the vote count, can be found on the district's BoardDocs site, accessible through the school board's page on the district website, sd308.org .

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:48

Not the RBI, not Arun Jaitley (Finance Minister), not even any official of the Finance Ministry. Continuing his attack against Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Congress president Rahul Gandhi said he should speak about allegations of corruption against BJP president Amit Shah's son.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:46

This weekend, she reached peak just-like-us status when she chose to help her daughters out with their Girl Scout cookie sales. Taking to Instagram , Garner shared a photo of herself outside a grocery store with a handmade sign advertising the variety of cookies that the Girls Scouts have to offer .

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:41

Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi of Jordan, who signed the aid agreement with Mr. Tillerson at a ceremony, referred to the Jerusalem decision only when asked, and briefly at that. ISIS is an acronym for the militant Islamic State group. In recent years, Jordan's economy has been battered by the conflicts in neighboring Iraq and Syria and its public debt stands at around $35 billion.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:33

Oman is home to over 800,000 expatriate Indians and Modi, in a community gathering earlier on February 12, praised their role in the Gulf country's development. With the Indian Ocean becoming a priority focus area for New Delhi, Oman's significance is likely to grow. The two sides also emphasised the need to "isolate the sponsors and supporters of terrorism" and agreed that the global community should take urgent action against all entities which support terrorism and use it as an ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:27

Sarah Leah Witson, HRW's Middle East director, said: "Iranian judicial authorities think they can get away with claiming that Seyed Emami, a well-known professor, simply committed suicide while being detained in one of the highest-security wards of Evin prison".

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:16

The Las Vegas-based company is investing more than United States dollars 49 million to establish a year-round base of operations, which will house two Airbus aircraft. Interested applicants may apply at Allegiant.com/careers . "We appreciate the fact that our partners at Allegiant recognize the need for this service, and we thank them for their continued support and commitment to our community ", airport director Kelly Johnson said in a statement.

by | February 15, 2018 | 11:05

In Chennai, workers of the Bharat Hindu Front made official "marriage" between a dog and a donkey as a marking of protest against Valentine's Day. Meanwhile, there were reports from Ahmedabad where Bajrang Dal members have been allegedly harassed couples at Sabarmati riverfront.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:42

Netanyahu also argued that the lead investigator is biased against him but has portrayed the investigations as something that's not about him personally but a left-wing media attempt to topple his right-wing government. Last summer, Israeli police revealed that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was a suspect in a wide-ranging fraud investigation , and law enforcement had managed to turn a few witnesses.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:34

Kingsbury's second run was far from flawless, and his 82.19 was the second top score from round two. Kingsbury, 25, is the all-time leader in moguls skiing victories and his streak of 13 consecutive World Cup wins is the longest ever, but the Olympic gold was the medal he has craved since losing out to compatriot Alex Bilodeau in 2014.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:20

He said the Hawks had "concluded that operation" and were moving on to other addresses to continue their probe. "We're viewing this investigation in a very serious light". He failed to comment on reports that he would hand himself over to the HawksSources close to the Guptas and with knowledge on the raids and their apparent looming arrests said moves were under way to get some sort of deal signed.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:24

With that statement, issued through a statement on Sunday 11, Ankara put the issue in context, by associating it with the unresolved conflict over Cyprus, whose northern portion was occupied by Turkey in 1974, following the coup supported by the junta Greek military then against President Makarios.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:12

In November 2010, a Swedish prosecutor issues a European arrest warrant for Assange on sexual assault allegations involving two Swedish women. Despite the fact that Swedish authorities have now dropped their investigation completely, it was ruled on Tuesday that Assange would still face arrest if he leaves the protection of the embassy for breaching his original bail conditions.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:10

However, Britain's Foreign Office softened its advice past year and Thomas Cook said all three of its flights to Tunisia's Enfidha airport were full. But this guidance was withdrawn for the majority of the North African country a year ago. Earlier in 2015, former Black Country solicitor Sally Adey, who lived near Albrighton, was killed in an Islamic State attack at the Bardo Museum in the Tunisian capital Tunis.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:06

However, Behar ended the segment agreeing with all the hosts if given a choice between Donald Trump and Mike Pence, they would rather have Pence as President. "Jesus talks back. What concerns me is how long is the conversation with Jesus". I don't think Behar should be fired because of her comments, but there is an obvious double standard at play.

by | February 15, 2018 | 10:02

But it was Rio, then the chief minister of the NPF-led Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) government who had decimated Nagaland BJP in 2009 coercing its top leadership to shift allegiance to NPF. He had quit the NPF last month and joined the newly-formed Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party NDPP. Menuovilie Kesiezie, vice president, NDPP Nagaland said that NDPP- BJP alliance was an issue based alliance.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:49

Ukraine's Border Service representative said Mikheil Saakashvili was apprehended in cooperation with the Migration Service and other law enforcement agencies, and returned to the country of his previous stay as he was " illegally residing" in Ukraine.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:38

Again in 2007 she was kept under house arrest for protesting the removal of the Supreme Court Chief Justice. Jahangir served as the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion from August 2004 to July 2010, including serving on the U.N.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:30

They are apparently going to gradually phase out the use of plastic straws in public cafes, and ban them outright in staff dining rooms. Attenborough's " Blue Planet II " documentary that aired past year highlighted the devastating effects of plastic on our oceans and marine life.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:21

The index recovered briefly to 34,070.73 before dropping again to close lower by 407.40 points, or 1.18 per cent, at 34,005.76. "The economy is forecast to improve in the long-term with strong earnings growth which is likely to provide a safety to the ongoing consolidation", he added.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:15

A statement from Myanmar's Foreign Affairs Ministry said Johnson and Suu Kyi discussed repatriation and developments in Rakhine, the western Myanmar state from where the Rohingya have fled over the past few months. It quoted Johnson as expressing to her his "deep concern" about the future of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. Johnson said: "I underlined the importance of the Burmese authorities carrying out a full and independent investigation into the violence in Rakhine, and to hold to ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:06

But what possible reason could there be to keep someone inside the classified world of the White House under such circumstances? There's not much reason, based on the President's previous disregard for intelligence analysis of the Russian Federation threat, to think this time will be different, but let's all hope the President has finally started to listen.

by | February 15, 2018 | 08:02

It was unclear whether Mr. Obama was in the office at the time the substance was found. The Secret Service continues to investigate and D.C. police say movement and vehicle traffic within the locale will be shut down until the incident has been cleared.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:56

This unified strategy marks a major change in Trump's attempts to resolve Pyongyang's nuclear aggression and differs from the administration's previous attempts at economic punishment. "There's no wedge there, the military staffs are integrated". It indirectly cited Kim as saying it was important to enhance "the warm climate of reconciliation and dialogue " created by the Winter Olympics - which for months the North refused to say whether it would attend.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:47

The assessment seems to have been based on reports from IS detainees and refugees in Syria , although it is not clear who carried out the airstrike in question. "We have irrefutable information and documents from sources within the terrorist organisation that al-Baghdadi is still alive and hiding" in Syria's north-eastern Jazira region, said intelligence and counterterrorism department head Abu Ali al-Basri, quoted on Monday in the government daily As-Sabah.

by | February 15, 2018 | 07:18

After the one-year stay, Berrones will have to file for a renewal. That would allow Berrones to seek to have his deportation order canceled, which would open the door for him to remain in legally in the USA with his family. - A Valley father who is facing deportation is seeking refuge in a church. "This is not just a man who is a husband and a father, he is an example to these kids".

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:40

Rudd is now touring Silicon Valley for a series of meetings with the main communication service providers to discuss tackling terrorist content online. The system is to be made available to smaller companies, as the government says that these are increasingly being targeted by extremists to publish propaganda.

by | February 15, 2018 | 06:39

The state Supreme Court ruled 5-2 along party lines with Democrats in the majority that the current map of congressional districts is unconstitutional because the court said they were drawn to maintain a Republican majority in the state congressional delegation.

by | February 15, 2018 | 05:43

Speaking in Japan before attending the opening ceremony of the Winter Games in South Korea , Pence pledged that Washington would "intensify its maximum pressure campaign" on the North, working with Tokyo, reports AFP. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un invited Moon to visit Pyongyang. Pence has meant to use his trip to the Olympics to caution the South against "falling for" the North's overtures, which in the past have been used as stall tactics to allow for continued development of its ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 05:03

The India State Forest Report-2017 unveiled by Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan says the country stands 10th in the world in terms of forest area and eighth in terms of annual forest gain. As part of the 2017 assessment, FSI analysed forest data of 633 districts using new and updated district boundaries and open series maps from Survey of India, as opposed to analysis of 593 districts in 2015.

by | February 15, 2018 | 02:59

At the beginning of the session, with many diplomats and journalists in attendance, the judge made a decision to close the proceedings for "Tamimi's good" because she is still a minor. She could face several months or years in jail if convicted. Family members were allowed to remain. Such a contention seems irrelevant, even if correct, as Ahed's defiance was prompted by the shooting and wounding of her cousin a short time before, which was certainly not staged, but rather a reflection of ...

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:56

Mr Williamson said HMS Sutherland , a Type-23 frigate, will sail through the waters, much of which China claims as its own, after a visit to Australia . Second, the challenges that lie ahead for any kind of bilateral advance on the South China Sea should not be underestimated. "This is a great opportunity for the United Kingdom and Australia to do more, to exercise leadership".

by | February 15, 2018 | 01:29

The email was referencing a January 5 Oval Office meeting Rice attended with Obama, Vice President Joe Biden , FBI Director James Comey and Deputy Attorney General Sally Yates . "Comey said he would". "In addition, despite your claim that President Obama repeatedly told Mr. Comey to proceed 'by the book, ' substantial questions have arisen about whether officials in the Federal Bureau of Investigation, as well as the Justice Department and the State Department, actually did proceed 'by ...

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:22

The deportation of the former Georgian president, who officials said was residing in Ukraine illegally, "is likely being perceived as revenge" by Poroshenko , but it does not solve all his problems with Saakashvili, Bekeshkina said. Saakashvili is wanted in Georgia on embezzlement charges that he says are politically motivated. Exile in Poland would hardly stop Saakashvili from campaigning against Poroshenko , but it seems to have been considered the least damaging for Ukraine's image.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:11

The woman, who has not been identified, was X-rayed at a railway station in Dongguan, Guangdong province, on Sunday evening. The video of the woman passenger going inside the X-Ray machine has gained utmost attention on a social media platform.