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by | January 31, 2018 | 10:52

The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency official who issued a false missile alert earlier this month has been fired and three others were either suspended or resigned, officials said . The second part of that process hit a snag when it was discovered there was no official guidance on how to correct a false alert - meaning it was out of their power to do so.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:51

Indian economy accelerated in second half of current fiscal due to Goods and Services Tax, bank recapitalisation, liberalisation of FDI and higher exports, the Economic Survey 2018 said. Going into FY19, the Survey notes that the outlook will be determined by economic policy in the runup to the next national election. Consequently, real GDP growth for 2017-18 will clock in at 6.75%.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:51

The Vigicrues flooding agency forecasts the river will peak at 5.95 metres overnight, not quite reaching the 2016 high of 6.1 metres. Meanwhile the iconic statue of an Algerian French soldier named Zouave, which has guarded the river at the Pont d'Alma bridge since 1910, was drenched up to the thighs.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:47

Mr Varadkar announced on Saturday that he would be campaigning to liberalise the law. "I am convinced that if we concede any ground on abortion, the very same arguments which are now being used to justify abortion will be used to justify ending the lives of frail, elderly people and people with significant disability", Doran said.

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:45

The report goes on to cite "slower than expected sales" during the important holiday shopping quarter, which, in combination with Apple's eleventh-hour attempts to truly ramp up iPhone X production, has merely resulted in inventories of the handset "swelling up".

by | January 30, 2018 | 01:41

In the previous Winter Session that concluded on January 5, both the Houses had passed 12 Bills, including the Indian Forest (Amendment) bill, 2017, the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (amendment ) Bill, 2018, and the Companies (amendment) Bill, 2017.

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:07

Navalny earlier called on his supporters to come to a rally in central Moscow, though the city had not authorized it. Navalny rejected other locations, suggested by the Moscow authorities. Heeding a call by President Putin's bete noire, thousands rallied in dozens of cities to protest upcoming "pseudo-elections", with many chanting and brandishing placards saying "Voters' strike".

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:07

The modern state of Yemen was formed in 1990 from the merger of South Yemen and North Yemen , and separatist desires for an independent southern state have not gone away. Prime Minister Ahmed bin Dagher has accused the separatists of mounting a coup. Sunday's rally was called by the South Transition Council, an autonomous body aimed at overseeing self-governance among southern provinces.

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:07

The Taliban has been waging an insurgency since it was driven from power by United States and Afghan forces after the September 11 attacks on the US. Tolo News said its journalist on the scene reports that security forces have blocked off all roads in the area.

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:03

The army claims a mob tried to burn its vehicles and lynch an officer, forcing it to shoot. Javaid Ahmad Bhat, 20, and Suhail Javid Lone, 24, were killed when security personnel opened fire to chase away protesters who were reportedly throwing stones at an Army convoy passing through Ganovpora village in Shopian district on Saturday.

by | January 29, 2018 | 11:05

Donald Trump definitely wanted to win the election, believes that he has a lot of fans in the United Kingdom, and doubled down on his statement that he is a "stable genius", but refused to be drawn out on issues of gun control and climate change in his first worldwide TV interview.

by | January 29, 2018 | 10:54

Solanki said. Unlike X-rays and CT scans, an MRI doesn't use radiation. Eyewitnesses say that Maru entered the MRI room carrying an oxygen cylinder which he was carrying for his relative and the metal in the cylinder triggered the machine's massive magnetic field, pulling in both Maru and the cylinder with great force.

by | January 28, 2018 | 01:00

Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock . Finally, Texan Capital Management raised its position in Starbucks by 29.2% in the 2nd quarter. "Regarding the China factor, Starbucks has reached over 3,100 company-owned units here, which the analyst anticipates will scale back 'income from equity investees".

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:57

They did not find anything there, but have made the decision to drain the pond. Divers had searched it without any luck. Earlier on Saturday, investigators said they were working with a local landowner whose pond they wanted to drain in the search for Raul, three days after he went missing.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:58

At least 177 patients - a lot of them elderly - were at the main building of the hospital and the adjacent nursing home when the fire broke out, hospital director Song Byeong Cheol told reporters. According to firefighters, the victims, including three hospital medical staff, one doctor and nursing assistant, appeared to have died from smoke inhalation.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:53

It has alleged that the Government has instigated the Kannada activists to pick Jan.25 and Feb.4 as the dates for the bandh when BJP President Shah and PM Modi are expected to visit the poll-bound State to take part in 'Nava Karnataka Parivartana Yatra, ' organised by the State unit.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:52

Falcon Heavy completed its static firing test at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida on Wednesday after multiple delays. For the Falcon Heavy's first payload, Musk has picked his own midnight-cherry-red Tesla Roadster , which would be launched on a trajectory aimed for Mars orbit.

by | January 28, 2018 | 00:47

The murder-suicide theory was hinted at when, on the night the bodies were discovered, Toronto police officers made statements on the record to reporters indicating that no suspects were being sought and there were no signs of forced entry at the Sherman homes.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:31

Now the senators say they want to leverage that goodwill and return the Senate to its historic role as a deliberative body that produces bipartisan legislation. "Our job is to keep government working". On Friday, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell and Schumer tried but failed to reach an agreement. It didn't work out so well this time either.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:30

Cold overnight tonight , lows in the 20's. Winds will pick up this afternoon out of the northwest with sustained winds 15-20 miles per hour and stronger gusts. Tuesday - Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. South wind 9 to 15 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. Skies will remain mostly cloudy to overcast.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:27

That means storing about 3,000 meals in massive refrigerators and freezers below the passenger cabin. "It's not getting people rich". Air Force One has no chill. A consultant told Defense One that the plane was expensive not because Boeing was gouging the government but because military requirements for the craft are expensive to fulfill.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:28

The United States, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Britain and France have put forward a proposal that would involve strengthening the role of Syria's prime minister - at the expense of Assad's authority, according to a leaked document circulated online.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:25

It turns out Nicholas Chase Cunningham is married to the victim's cousin. When FBI agents moved in to rescue Valladares just before 4 a.m. on Thursday, an agent fired his weapon, which ended up killing the kidnapping victim. He died from a gunshot wound to an upper extremity with re-entry to the torso, according to authorities. The family came and picked up a boy and a girl.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:28

There were fears the water could peak at 6.2 meters Saturday, but the French meteorological service Meteo France said it was unlikely after the rain stopped Friday. Colombe Brossel, the deputy Paris mayor, told CNN the city had learned from past mistakes, but that more needs to be done to adapt to climate change.

by | January 27, 2018 | 20:27

Afrin is one of three regions that are part of the Kurdish vision of the "Democratic Federation of Northern Syria ", which they had declared in the past. Russian Federation is a key ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad. The YPG makes up the majority of fighters in the SDF and is linked to the designated terror organisation the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK).

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:56

The first happened on December 3, 2017, NASA said in a report. "The super blue moon will pass through Earth's shadow to give viewers in the right location a total lunar eclipse". Although it will be super , it's won't be a blue moon. So, what exactly is this rare lunar event? The second full moon of the month is known as a Blue Moon.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:54

Every one of them", Brown said at a hastily arranged press conference on Wednesday night. "I've instructed my attorneys to ensure that these allegations are where they should be, in a court of law". "As a woman, these kinds of things happen to you", she said. She described it as sexual assault. He noted that "it's never OK" for anyone to feel they have been a victim of sexual harassment or feel threatened in any way.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:56

Other residents showed their support for Gumm, other deputies and police in different ways. The suspect ran from deputies leading them behind a house in that same area. While on patrol Wednesday, and Adams County Sheriff Department deputy came across a vehicle which had been reported stolen by the Othello Police Department earlier in the evening.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:51

Discovered in front of the altar, the woman was dressed in good-quality clothes and clearly well fed, so researchers knew it belonged to a wealthy lady. She had seven children but only two survived childhood. Her daughter, also named Anna, married Christian Hubert Baron Pfeffel von Kriegelstein.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:44

Sessions has made it one of his best needs to get serious about sanctuary cities, a term that portrays more than 300 nearby governments that have restricted their collaboration with elected movement authorities. "He said come over to my house, but I'm going to take your wallet while you're there", de Blasio said. Mitch Landrieu, the mayor of New Orleans and the president of the U.S.