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by | November 16, 2017 | 22:51

After several people in Orange County fell sick with Legionnaires' disease in recent weeks, officials said two cooling towers at Disneyland had been linked to the outbreak. Neither Disney nor the contractor would have been aware of the human cases at that time. Legionnaires' disease is a respiratory illness which can be contracted from inhaling microscopic water droplets in mist or vapor.

by | November 16, 2017 | 20:37

His lawyer said that he can not communicate with Zarrab, who is standing trial in NY, and the Attorney General's Office does not provide his specific whereabouts and the state of his health. awaiting trial on the same charges as Zarrab. Hurriyet quoted a diplomatic source as saying Turkey in its formal diplomatic note asked USA authorities to make clear in which prison Zarrab is being held and give assurances over his health and security.

by | November 16, 2017 | 20:23

The Iranian expats living in US have alleged that US Treasury Department has blocked online donations made by Iranians living outside to help the survivors of a recent powerful quake killing 432 people, injuring over 9000 and destroying more than 12000 homes in areas closer to Iraq border.

by | November 16, 2017 | 20:11

The College Employer Council brought its final offer to a vote after they approached the Labour Relations Board of Ontario, who brought forth the offer to the striking OPSEU faculty. On its website, the union said the forced offer vote was a one-time option allowed under the Colleges Collective Bargaining Act . "At a time when we were only a few steps away from getting a deal, they overplayed their hand and robbed students of two weeks of their education".

by | November 16, 2017 | 19:18

She provided a photo (below) as evidence. In a statement, Franken said he had a different account of the rehearsal and regrets taking the picture. She said Franken kissed her aggressively while they were rehearsing a skit they would perform in front of a group of USA soldiers.

by | November 16, 2017 | 19:11

Adjusted pretax profit dipped to 250 million pounds ($329 million) for the 26 weeks to September 24, from 252 million pounds, a year earlier, the postal and parcel delivery company said. Worldwide arm GLS continued its "strong" growth, with revenue swelling by nine per cent to £1.2bn and operating profit jumping by 23 per cent to £90m.

by | November 16, 2017 | 18:53

Pew Research Center survey conducted among 2,464 respondents in India from February 21 to March 10, 2017. Besides he has managed to gain envious popularity outside North India too. However, a large number of Indians (70% and above) approve of the 67-year-old's handling of unemployment, terrorism, corruption, and poverty. "BJP supporters and those who live in urban areas are significantly more likely than Congress party backers and those in rural regions to support rule by a strong leader, by ...

by | November 16, 2017 | 18:46

Police are still searching for Michael Huggins who was one of four juveniles who overpowered a corrections officer and fled an detention center in Egg Harbor City, New Jersey on Wednesday. The teens were wearing minimal clothing when they escaped - one in a white boxers, a cream shirt and flip-flops and two others in thermal trousers, white boxers and possibly a white T-shirt.

by | November 16, 2017 | 18:42

As per the reports, both the superstars have confirmed their break up to the media organisations. Known for not flaunting their relationship, Lee and Suzy, who is also an actress, were said to begin dating in March, 2015. Suzy is now starring in SBS' drama " While You Were Sleeping " alongside Lee Jong-suk. Lee enlisted in the military in May and due to previous ankle and leg injuries suffered during vehicle accidents in 2006 and 2011, he has been serving as a full-time reservist in ...

by | November 16, 2017 | 18:17

Match officials reported Hafeez in last month's third one-day global against Sri Lanka . According to ICC , the assessment revealed that the majority of his deliveries exceeded the 15 degrees level of tolerance. After he received a ban, he recently became eligible to bowl again after rectifying his action. In April 2015, his bowling action was passed as legal by the governing body.

by | November 16, 2017 | 18:15

Still, the sheriff received plenty of heated comments about his post. Legal experts say the driver has a constitutionally protected right to express the message on the truck. "Driver if the Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office is stupid enough to arrest you and the DAs office is stupid enough to prosecute you I would be honored to defend you for free", comments Jose.

by | November 16, 2017 | 17:54

Federal and local authorities on Thursday continue to search for a gunman who shot a Baltimore police detective in the head . A Baltimore homicide detective is in "grave condition" after he was shot in the head on Wednesday, launching a dragnet for the "cold, callous killer".

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:50

Immediately after the verdict, the ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights, a group of reformist members of parliament from around Southeast Asia, said it was calling on "international partners to cancel their engagement in next year's national elections".

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:39

The Supreme Court has paused the provision of quota to Gujjars in Rajasthan at the moment, as it feels that reservation in jobs and education in the state has exceeded the 50 per cent cap and it can not be stretched further. The state government was aggrieved against a Rajasthan High Court order restraining the State government from implementing the provisions of a Bill increasing quota for OBC from 21 to 26 per cent, to benefit Gujjars who have been agitating for reservation.

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:31

Tonight, the Red Wings welcome the traveling Calgary Flames into Detroit in what should be a high-scoring affair. Mantha and Witkowski and Flames players Jon Gillies , Matthew Tkachuk , and Mikael Backlund all ended up with game misconducts.

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:08

After a three decade impasse at the arbitration court of the International Chamber of Commerce, Iran won a ruling in its favour in April 2009. Richard Ratcliffe expressed hope that his wife and daughter, whom he haven't seen for nearly two years, would be home by Christmas.

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:04

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar's offer for mediating in the dispute has received a tepid and skeptical response from key protagonists on both sides. The spiritual leader on Wednesday met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for 40 minutes at his official residence in Lucknow but said he had no proposal yet to discuss with stakeholders.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:38

Tomorrow: Mostly Sunny, Cooler. Highs will start in the 50s early next week, but gradually warm back up to near 60 by Wednesday with a slight chance of rain. It looks to be a chilly Thanksgiving this year with highs temps in the lower 50s. However, there's a possibility that cold, dry air may push the storm system out to sea.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:36

The FWS official said the USA move will allow the two African countries to include United States sport hunting as part of their management plans for the elephants and allow them to put "much-needed revenue back into conservation". The organization noted that Mugabe celebrated his birthday previous year by dining on an elephant. "100 elephants a day are already killed", the group said, adding that, "This will lead to more poaching".

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:25

The CBI is unlikely to object to the bail application of bus conductor Ashok Kumar who was arrested by the Gurugram police for the murder of Ryan International School student Pradyuman Thakur. "The accused should not get any leniency because of his age". Later in the evening, while addressing a press conference in the evening, they said Kumar killed the boy after attempting sexual assault.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:19

The fire department said on Thursday it had received 660 calls for help to pump water from flooded homes and businesses since Wednesday morning, while it had rescued 88 people trapped in houses and vehicles. One woman died in her flooded home in the Megara area, while a man's body was also recovered from another flooded home in the area, the fire department said.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:13

Signing China up to a legally binding and enforceable code for the waterway has always been a goal for claimant members of ASEAN , some of which have sparred for years over what they see as China's disregard for their sovereign rights and its blocking of fishermen and energy exploration efforts.

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:59

Star Wars Battlefront II might have great reviews in terms of gameplay and graphics, however, it seems gamer's perception of the game is changing drastically because of the contention surrounding it. "Nothing is too late", he said in response to a question asking if the game could shift to a model of only handing out cosmetic items in purchasable loot crates , as seen in other titles like Overwatch .

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:52

Washington, D.C., Seattle, San Francisco and all of Vermont, Illinois and OR were also on the DOJ list. The Trump administration on Wednesday launched a new volley against jurisdictions it considers to be so-called sanctuary cities - even as a federal judge put the brakes on a similar attempt earlier in the day.

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:51

China's emissions are forecast to rise by 3.5 per cent this year because of stronger growth in industrial production and lower hydro-power generation after less rainfall. "That transition is being driven by the low cost of new renewable infrastructure, and it's being driven by new consumer preferences". He attributed the global increase largely to growth in Chinese emissions.

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:33

It's the strongest quake in South Korea since a 5.8-magnitude occurred near the ancient city of Gyeongju, which is close to Pohang, in September 2016, Korea Meteorological Administration officials said. "There was a series of bangs", said Kim Sang-jo, 59, who was at an office just over 10km from the epicenter of the Pohang quake. SEOUL , South Korea (AP) - A 5.4 magnitude quake shook South Korea's southeastern coastal region Wednesday afternoon, breaking some windows and crumbling walls ...

by | November 16, 2017 | 11:18

Still, Moon said anything could be discussed if the North comes to the dialogue table. The South Korean leader refused to answer when asked whether his country and the United States may consider halting their joint military exercises in South Korea, which have always been accused by Pyongyang as being aimed at attacking and toppling the communist regime.

by | November 16, 2017 | 11:14

Rand Paul (Ky.) and Tom Cotton (Ark.) pushed hard to include the provision, which would eliminate the federal penalty on people who do not buy health insurance. The modified mark introduced late Tuesday would effectively repeal the mandate by zeroing out the penalty for non-coverage, with the resulting revenue estimated at $318 billion over 10 years.

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:58

Aiywatt Srivaddhanaprabha, who is also King Power's CEO, said: "The allegations in question have yet to be accepted by the court and are categorically denied". Srivaddhanaprabha has an estimated worth of US$ 4.9 billion. The family's empire also includes Belgian football club, Oud-Heverlee Leuven, Accor's Pullman hotels in Thailand and a controlling stake in Asia Aviation Pcl, operator of low-priced carrier Thai AirAsia.

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:39

The comments came ahead of their bilateral talks and reflect the growing convergence of the two nations on strategic issues in the Indo-Pacific region. "PM Narendra Modi is here we had met at the White House before. And so we didn't get here overnight and are going to solve it overnight", Shah said.

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:37

Tiger (played by Salman) is an Indian Intelligence officer, while Zoya (Katrina) is a Pakistani agent. Katrina Kaif , 34, teased fans with two new (almost similar) stills from the song on Instagram, which have over 6 lakh likes collectively in a few hours.

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:29

Following a briefing on the security situation in Balochistan, members of the NSC expressed satisfaction on the improvement in the province's situation through the efforts of the armed forces and other law enforcement agencies. Chairing another meeting on Balochistan's development projects in Quetta on Tuesday, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said socio-economic development of the people of Balochistan is the priority of the federal government.

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:21

Pope Francis got the keys to a fancy new Lamborghini on Wednesday - but he won't be tooling around the Vatican gardens in it. The luxury Lamborghini Huracan lists at over $400,000, but the special edition papal sports auto will surely command a considerably higher price at auction .

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:11

Natalie Jade Seymour , 22, from Shefford, Bedfordshire, and Canadian, Abbey Gail Amisola , 27, from Winnipeg, were reportedly suffering from symptoms similar to a stomach upset on the night of their deaths. A spokeswoman for the guesthouse said they were "very nice women" who were travelling together. The hostel released a statement to the BBC following the women's death: "The staff at Monkey Republic are devastated by the tragic deaths of the two young women on Monday morning".

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:13

The draw will take place on Friday, Dec. 1 at 6 p.m. local time in Moscow (3 p.m. GMT / 10 a.m. ET). Pot 1 contains the hosts Russian Federation and the seven highest-ranked teams, Pot 2 includes the next highest-ranked teams and so on.