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by | December 10, 2016 | 04:02

In a video announcing his campaign, Mandel used language similar to that of President-elect Donald Trump, calling Washington a "rigged system" and vowing to "drain the swamp". Mandel has been "ignoring his day job" and raised money during 2016 into three different Senate fund-raising accounts. Politicians and their cronies get rich while the middle class struggles.

by | December 09, 2016 | 15:02

She also stressed the importance of the Iran nuclear deal, but said the United Kingdom remained " clear-eyed " about the country's threat to the stability of the Middle East. British experts at the UK Border Force will work with Gulf-based airlines to raise awareness of modern slavery among their staff and advise how to share any concerns they have with the police.

by | December 08, 2016 | 04:07

A poet who texted her father Kurt Vonnegut lines. His sister, Richardine Bartee, confirmed his death on her Facebook page, writing, "Alex, I miss you and I love you, and I always will". City officials released complaint and inspection logs for the warehouse, which showed three complaints had been recorded by the city's building and planning department from 2005 to 2014.

by | December 07, 2016 | 00:22

Analysts said soaring oil prices in the next three to five years would be unlikely considering the current demand and supply situation in the oil market. Global surplus had pulled the prices down to $45, which is nearly 50% of its 2014 prices. The deal, created to drain record global oil inventories, overcame disagreements between the group's three largest producers - Saudi Arabia, Iran and Iraq - and ended a flirtation with free markets that started in 2014.

by | December 06, 2016 | 05:25

The response of the Euro was immediate as it fell as much as 1.4 percent to a 20-month low against the US dollar before sharply pulling out of its dive and trading 0.36% higher by mid-morning. But the referendum was more than a vote on constitutional reform, it was widely regarded as a chance to reject establishment politics. The poll was held to reduce the power of the upper house of parliament in a bid to increase political stability.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:34

Both kinds of customers were at the Mall of America in Minnesota - which was closed on Thanksgiving this year - on Friday morning. Singewald said she was merely the vehicle - "and sometimes the credit card" - as her daughters hunted for deals and worked on their shopping lists.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:31

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has said Isis "does not have the guts" to continue its resistance in Mosul for much longer, despite unleashing a stream of vehicle bombs that have killed both Iraqi soldiers and civilians. support". The groups have proven to be some of the most capable ground forces against IS, but have also been accused of abuses against civilians. His assessment comes as the IS has unleashed hundreds of vehicle bombs that have killed and maimed Iraqi soldiers and civilians.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:28

The New York Times reported this week that, despite high hopes for peace and reconciliation after Aung San Suu Kyi's election victory previous year, conditions have only degraded for Myanmar's Muslim minority population, the Rohingya. Government-allied Buddhist extremists have been waging communal violence in the Rakhine State, where the Rohingyas are concentrated, since 2012. Perlis delegate Solah Huddin Omar said should the Bangladeshi government decline to do so, Malaysia should ...

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:28

Popular Mobilisation, or Hashid Shaabi, will stay outside the town, enforcing a blockade, he said. The campaign to recapture Mosul started on October 17, with air and ground support from a USA -led coalition. The eastern bank of the Tigris was expected to offer less resistance when tens of thousands of Iraqi forces launched the offensive on Oct 17 to retake the city.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:23

Under that policy, the United States formally recognized the People's Republic of China in 1979, abrogating its ties with Taiwan, as the then-Chinese leader, Deng Xiaoping (鄧小平), sought to bolster China's economy and create closer ties to the West.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:23

On Saturday, China filed a diplomatic protest following Trump's phone conversation with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan. -China relations hinge upon the so-called "one-China" policy. "And if he's a smart person, that means that he will totally and quite quickly understand the different level of his responsibility [as a statesman]".

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:20

Stephen O'Brien, the UN's humanitarian affairs chief, made the comments as the Security Council met for an emergency session to discuss the crisis in the city. As the government has advanced, more than 50,000 people have left rebel-held districts, the Observatory said Wednesday. The UN has said that the conditions for civilians in Aleppo are like "a vision of hell".

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:17

Kellyanne Conway, Trump's campaign manager, fumed: "Do you think I ran a campaign where white supremacists had a platform?" Palmieri responded, "You did, Kellyanne, you did". "Clinton allies like David Brock have been actively recruiting Democratic donors to fund an anti-Trump movement modeled on the armada of organizations that sued, flacked, opposition-researched and insulted Clinton into a 55 percent disapproval rating", Politico said.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:06

Sources have told ESPN that they believe the deal includes a team option for the Rams, who still could part ways with Fisher after the season and owe him only one year of salary. He understands the difficulties that were placed on this organization, as far as the move is concerned, and I'm moving forward optimistically with this team".

by | December 04, 2016 | 01:35

The news comes a day after ISIS militants launched an attack using two auto bombs on Kanaos village in the south of Qayyarah, in which two soldiers were killed while 29 others were injured. The general provided his update on the 45th day of an operation that has proved deadly for civilians, tens of thousands of whom have already fled the city.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:02

If none of the candidates receive more than 50% of the vote in the first round then a second ballot occurs whereby only the two who received the greatest number stand. A gun-loving populist and Islam critic, parliamentary speaker Norbert Hofer of the Freedom Party (FPOe), which was founded by ex-Nazis in the 1950s, is standing for office.

by | December 03, 2016 | 10:03

Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose said in a statement. The young American had researched online how to manufacture firearm silencers, and he enlisted his supposed accomplice to build silencers they could use in an attack. He was arrested two weeks later. Sullivan still faces capital murder charges in Burke County related to the 2014 shooting death of John Bailey Clark, 74, who lived near Sullivan and his parents.

by | December 03, 2016 | 09:59

Director general of police (DGP), Punjab, Suresh Arora took stock of the security arrangements of the city for the worldwide conference, a senior officer said. At the BRICS summit in Goa in October, India had called Pakistan the "mother ship" of terrorism globally. Pakistan High Commissioner to New Delhi Abdul Basit on Friday said that "Pakistan is not begging for dialogue".

by | December 03, 2016 | 09:40

The BJP won 41 out of 44 seats in the Vapi municipality, while Congress won one seat out of 28 in the Kanakpur- Kansad municipality in Surat. "These results across India illustrate that people want all-round progress of the nation and will not tolerate corruption and misgovernance", Prime Minister Modi tweeted.

by | December 02, 2016 | 02:35

Their design was to blow up rail tracks and trains here. Defence sources said that acting on a tip off about the infiltration, the security personnel had launched a search operation in Chamliyal area of the Ramgarh sector of Samba district this morning.

by | December 01, 2016 | 06:10

In a Tuesday announcement, bigwig Detroit-based automaker Ford Motors has revealed that it will start testing its self-driving cars on European roads in 2017. They are planning vigorously to launch an autonomous auto for ride hailing and cabbing system from the year 2021. Ford is focused in building a driverless vehicle to the SAE Level 4 standard of automation which means there will be no steering wheel or peddles too.

by | December 01, 2016 | 06:12

The estimated cost of the shield, named the Chernobyl New Safe Confinement, is said to be around $3.09 billion. The steel shield, which was built away from the site because of the risky radiation still above the reactor, began moving a few days ago but only a few feet at a time.

by | December 01, 2016 | 06:09

Brigadier General Richard Coe, the investigating officer, said there were a series of mistakes that led to the strikes. Coe said that his investigation confirmed at least 15 Syrians were killed, though the investigation believes the actual number is much higher.

by | December 01, 2016 | 06:10

Germany's foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier (L) and his French counterpart Jean-Marc Ayrault attend a news briefing after the talks on the crisis in eastern Ukraine in Minsk , Belarus, November 29, 2016. The Red Cross could help facilitate a significant exchange of prisoners by the end of the year, he added. "The Minsk agreements are stalled - we're not managing to agree on the sequence of steps", Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (pictured) told reporters, as quoted by DW.

by | November 29, 2016 | 11:07

Also Wednesday, a pre-dawn airstrike by the US -led coalition struck a bridge across the Tigris River, which divides the city in two, leaving only one bridge for cars functioning in the city and disrupting IS supply lines. The authorities have not released casualty figures since the start of the offensive, but fighters have admitted being surprised by how fierce ISIS resistance has been.

by | November 29, 2016 | 11:07

The two leaders discussed the need to get the Ukraine ceasefire process finished before the end of the Obama administration on January 20, 2017, Obama said . Obama also made his way around the room to greet other leaders. In the run-up to the USA election, the United States also accused Russian Federation of trying to interfere in the election, including by hacking Democratic Party email systems.

by | November 28, 2016 | 11:46

A second-half effort from Victor Moses sent Chelsea back to the top of the Premier League table, recording their seven consecutive win, with their narrow 2-1 win over London rivals Tottenham Hotspur, ending their unbeaten league run. It's important to stay humble, to continue to work, to trust in our work. "I think now we are not the same team, now we are another team". A second goal was needed, though, and the north London side could not get it, something they paid the price for ...

by | November 28, 2016 | 11:33

Hong Kong customs said 12 containers destined for Singapore from Taiwan carrying "suspected controlled items" had been found and follow-up action would be taken, without providing further details. He said Singapore signed a deal with Australia earlier this year to expand training facilities and training opportunities in the country. Traditionally, Singapore has served as a kind of a bridge between Beijing and Taipei.

by | November 28, 2016 | 11:28

The officer also said that the police was alerted about the package at around 7 a.m. local time by a sweeper who informed that he has found an old mobile phone with black and red electrical wires connected to a package. According to the Associated Press, business at the embassy continued as normal, with dozens of people queuing outside for visa applications. Metropolitan Manila Development Authority official Frisco San Juan Jr.

by | November 28, 2016 | 11:30

The favourable forecast can allow time for a result still, but the Black Caps need a strong foundation in their second innings. Only rookie batsman Babar Azam was able to cope with New Zealand's chief strike bowler and he was left stranded on 90 after running out of partners as Pakistan fought its way back into the match.