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by | October 02, 2017 | 04:39

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday pressed the case for the central government in Baghdad to receive the income from Kurdistan's oilfields, saying the money would be used to pay Kurdish civil servants. "The United States does not recognize the Kurdistan Regional Government's unilateral referendum held on Monday". Erdogan said Turkey would initiate political, economic, commercial and security steps against the Kurdistan Regional Government in response to the referendum.

by | October 02, 2017 | 04:08

About 150 soldiers are gearing up to lend a hand, gathering their equipment at the McEntire Joint National guard base near Columbia on Friday. "We've done this twice in two years now and as somebody who was activated for both of those I can say that I've seen it, I've helped it and I'm looking forward to helping these guys get through it", Lieutenant Thomas Kaiser said.

by | October 02, 2017 | 04:07

But Swedish courts intervened and shortened the route to less than one kilometre. The rally's ending time also was shortened to avoid clashing with a nearby football game. Police offered to shuttle Nordic Resistance Movement members away in buses after they were circled by riot police on a Goteborg square, preventing them from completing their march.

by | October 02, 2017 | 04:05

Karl Kreile, 59, and Bodo Mende, 60, were married Sunday morning at the town hall in Schoeneberg, a Berlin district that has always been a center of gay life in the German capital. Until now, gay and lesbian couples in Germany only were able to enter into registered partnerships that gave them fewer legal rights than married heterosexual couples.

by | October 02, 2017 | 04:03

The report released Sunday will make recommendations stemming from the October 1, 2015, sinking of the El Faro , a 790-foot (240-meter) vessel that went down near the Bahamas when its captain tried to cut through Hurricane Joaquin . The report also said the Coast Guard's search and rescue operation was impacted by Davidson's failure to make a "final distress notification to shore to update his earlier report.

by | October 02, 2017 | 03:47

Daesh has lost swathes of territory to the Russian-backed Syrian government and to US-backed Syrian militias that are waging separate campaigns against the group's last major strongholds in Deir Ezzor province in eastern Syria. Early on Sunday, Daesh retook the town of Al-Qaryatain in the central province of Homs, previously a symbol of religious coexistence. Regime troops had surrounded the town, where several Christian families are believed to be living, he said.

by | October 02, 2017 | 03:32

It will be equipped with the night landing facility in upcoming months. The inauguration of the airport, developed by Maharashtra Airport Development Corporation (MADC), also marks the start of the year-long centenary celebrations of Shri Saibaba Samadhi for which over 11 million pilgrims are expected from around the world.

by | October 02, 2017 | 03:25

Navy hospital ship Comfort has been dispatched to the island and the Trump administration has named a three-star Army general to oversee military relief efforts. After the Puerto Rican capital city's mayor Carmen Yulin Cruz appealed for help "to save us from dying", the U.S. president said in a series of tweets: "Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan, and others in Puerto Rico, who are not able to get their workers to help".

by | October 02, 2017 | 02:23

The company developed a plan to ship and safely store urgent temperature-sensitive drugs such as insulin to the region after much of the area's supplies were ruined by a loss of refrigeration during the storm, said Erin Horvath, the company's senior vice president of distribution services.

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:52

Trump also claimed that San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz, who lambasted him in multiple press appearances Friday, was attacking him only for political reasons. Then Duke said before leaving Washington that the federal relief effort was a "good-news story" because of "our ability to reach people and the limited number of deaths".

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:54

Pickles, a former party chairman, said there was a "clear campaigning deficiency" in the party and called for a "fundamental re-evaluation" of the way it runs elections. "Our party meets in Manchester this week, and our message to you is simple". "The only way we'll fix that is building more homes over time". After Labour staged a conference this week at which it sounded triumphant, May hopes to fire up thousands of members who feel let down by what some describe as an very bad election ...

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:35

It comes despite Tillerson telling a conference in China that Washington's "objective is not to get rid of North Korea" . "And I think we need to calm them down first", said Tillerson. There they agreed to a 100-day plan for trade talks. U.S. -North Korean communications are long-standing. The U.S. priorities are better market access, less protectionism and protecting intellectual property rights.

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:31

When pressed, Rossello said he did not interpret Trump's tweets as a slight to Puerto Rico's people. Comedian Rob Delaney, meanwhile, tweeted, "You literally sent this from a golf course you fat bigot". The President of the Puerto Rican Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in West Palm Beach said it is working with the Puerto Rican government and has not had an issue getting supplies to the island, but it aware there are limited flights.

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:25

A notice by the tribunal places Mohd Azmal Hoque, who retired as Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO), in the "doubtful-voter" category, asking him to submit relevant documents to prove his Indian citizenship . Later these registers were transferred to the Police in the early 1960s, as reported. One of his sons is also studying at the Rashtriya Indian Military College in Dehradun.

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:27

If the Giants season is not over yet, then it is certainly on life support. Fox61 said CT has two football markets, Boston and NY, which can make scheduling challenging. "Jameis Winston is a very aggressive and talented quarterback, the youngest player in National Football League history to throw 50 touchdowns", said McAdoo.

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:23

The military veteran is unable to move his arms above his head, the legacy of being shot down over Vietnam, tortured and held as a prisoner for five years. For McCain, it's "imitating the thumbs-down of his historic health-care vote". In reality, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., had been the first objector, followed by McCain and then Sen.

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:21

Openly gay singer Mary Lambert , whose vocals also feature on the song, will perform with Macklemore at the Grand Final. Former Australian prime minister Tony Abbott , a leading voice on the "no" side, last week endorsed the petition for the league to withdraw its backing.

by | October 02, 2017 | 01:07

The storm, which caused widespread destruction across parts of the Caribbean, including Puerto Rico, is now moving across the northern Atlantic and could become extratropical later today. The National Hurricane Center gives this area a 20-percent-chance of tropical development within the next 48-hours; a 40-percent-chance within the next five days.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:54

Vettel , who crashed out on the opening lap of the last race in Singapore and fell to 28 points behind race-winner Hamilton, had appeared set to claw back at least some of the points he lost a fortnight ago this weekend. "Obviously we had some issue". "I don't know, we need to see. I did everything I could after that just to maintain position and good to still get second".

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:56

On Saturday, millions of children from low- to middle-income families in Missouri and across the United States are in danger of losing access to CHIP if Congress does not reauthorize the program. Sen. Chris Coons said he hopes Congress will move quickly to authorize the program. CHIP provides health care to children whose families don't qualify for Medicaid but still need assistance to cover the costs of health care.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:38

Some of the world's biggest auto makers have started advertising their vehicles directly to women in Saudi Arabia . Set up in 2016, the authority was created by royal decree, as part of Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030 programme for economic and social reforms, to offer entertainment options for Saudis and diversify the economy away from its dependence on oil.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:32

Ironically, the Railways uploaded tenders for extension of the fateful FOB on Friday. He had asked Railways about the provision of first-aid and ambulance facilities for commuters using suburban and long-distance services. "After that, people just panicked and started rushing down". An official said, "Two trains arrived at the same time during peak hours at both stations".

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:25

The assailant was shot dead by a soldier from a military Sentinelle patrol, a force deployed across the country as part of a state of emergency declared after Islamist attacks that began nearly two years ago. Security services are said to be carrying out an operation. He expressed condolences to the victims' families and concern for Marseille residents.

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:25

The comments go further than Mrs May's Florence speech where she promised to stick with the "existing structure of European Union rules and regulations". Answering the question about Johnson, she added: 'Let's be very clear about what we have here in this government. "We have a Government that is determined to build a country that works for everyone, and you know what, you talk about Boris' job, you talk about my job".

by | October 02, 2017 | 00:26

Through the finals they average only eight errors per match, employing a safety-first style which saw them offload less than any team in the NRL this season, and finish with one of the best average completion rates over 24 regular season games.