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by | October 12, 2017 | 12:15

The Supreme Court annulled the result of the original 8 August poll, which saw Uhuru Kenyatta declared victor, after finding irregularities. On Tuesday, opposition leader, Raila Odinga , announced his withdrawal from this month's presidential election re-run.

by | October 12, 2017 | 10:39

A Hamas official told Reuters that details are expected to be released at a news conference in Cairo . Egypt has helped mediate several attempts to reconcile the two movements and form a power-sharing unity government in Gaza and the West Bank.

by | October 12, 2017 | 10:18

The price tag on the accumulated gold: roughly $2 million. The discovery of sewer gold in Switzerland has social media talking. But, they did find that there were some sites where recovery of the gold could be viable, like in the refinery-rich Ticino region where concentrations of the precious metal were likely high enough to justify the extraction effort and cost.

by | October 12, 2017 | 10:05

The US are reporting that she was killed while fleeing the Syrian city of Raqqa. Her son JoJo was presumed to be dead too, although his presence with her was not known at the time of the drone strike and he was not an intended target, according to The Sun .

by | October 12, 2017 | 10:01

The Government says One Nation senator Malcolm Roberts and Greens senator Scott Ludlam , who were born overseas, should have known they were likely dual citizens and therefore ineligible. Mr Bennett told the High Court there was a possibility that Senator Canavan was not an Italian citizen because expert advice was that conferring the citizenship could be in breach of the Italian constitution.

by | October 12, 2017 | 09:51

Videos of police pulling voters out by their hair and kicking them on stairs flashed around the world. "We have taken a time out.which doesn't mean a step backwards, or a renunciation or anything like that", Catalan government spokesman Jordi Turull told Catalunya Radio.

by | October 12, 2017 | 09:23

Everyone should resolve to work for the village. Referring to the row over Amit Shah's son's company turnover spike, he said: "Will Modi Government use the "Shah-Jaada" model to increase the economic growth of India?" Modi paid floral tributes to Nanaji Deshmukh and Loknayak Jayaprakash Narayan and released a commemorative postage stamp on Nanaji Deshmukh.

by | October 12, 2017 | 08:51

Several congressional Democrats who split with President Barack Obama to oppose the nuclear agreement with Iran are now urging President Donald Trump to uphold the global accord, arguing that robust enforcement is the best way to counter Tehran's malign behavior in the Middle East.

by | October 12, 2017 | 08:31

And while this is a missed opportunity for soccer in the United States , we remain incredibly bullish on the future of the sport. 'This is very challenging, it's like survival of the fittest'. Earlier, Twellman went off on U.S. Soccer's inability to get the men's team ready for this qualification tournament. Twellman did not stop at blaming U.S.

by | October 12, 2017 | 07:37

The Marine and Coastal Resources Department plans to ban smoking on beaches around the country next month after thousands of cigarette butts were found in the sand. "They can drop their cigarette butts there but they will not be allowed to stroll on the beach while smoking", Jatuporn said. Officials are also looking into the issue of tourists dropping cigarette butts from boats.

by | October 12, 2017 | 05:37

But McConnell, in a quote from the Weekly Standard interview provided by spokesman Don Stewart, said he wants to change that tradition: "My view is that in this majority the blue slip for circuit judges are simply a notification of how you're going to vote, not a blackball".

by | October 12, 2017 | 03:59

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by | October 12, 2017 | 03:22

Wiggins will make more almost double that of Tristan Thompson, whose $16.4 million contract ranks second among Canadian NBA players. He is durable, having missed only one game in his first three seasons, including a rookie of the year campaign in 2014-15, and he fit seamlessly with Towns last season, giving rise to optimism around a Minnesota team that hasn't been in the National Basketball Association playoffs since 2004.

by | October 12, 2017 | 02:23

And he happened to be doing so at the very moment his successor Justin Trudeau was a few blocks away at the White House , discussing the same issue with the USA president. "We have an incredibly close relationship". Mexico, the United States and Canada are set to begin the fourth round of talks for the NAFTA renegotiation, in force since 1994, on Wednesday in Washington.

by | October 12, 2017 | 02:15

This is not the first time Konashenkov question the US motive in region. For the past week, the focus of the Russian-led air campaign in Syria has been to annihilate terrorists in the city of Al-Mayadeen, one of the terrorists' last strongholds southeast of the city of Deir ez-Zor.

by | October 12, 2017 | 01:17

Senator Gregorio Honasan II, chairman of the commission's health committee, said the panel had reached "a hard decision" to reject Ubial's appointment, with 13 members voting against her confirmation. "Secretary Ubial repeatedly claimed that I was not ousted but in fact resigned as PhilHealth president and CEO". Ubial said her son was willing to make a public apology.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:43

PennDOT has started work on implementing REAL ID. In that meeting, the governor's office said, federal officials assured Minnesota that "states which continue to make progress with compliance will continue to be granted extensions". Smith and others in state government are also watching closely as the state works on a separate but related upgrade that could affect its ability to issue the new licenses.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:38

Five sources told Politico that President Donald Trump is expected to nominate Nielsen, now the White House's Principal Deputy Chief of Staff, as soon as Wednesday. President Donald Trump is reportedly planning to nominate Nielsen to succeed Kelly as secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. And DHS will play a crucial role in continued recovery efforts after a particularly brutal hurricane season that devastated parts of Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:24

The trial is being held in Batesville, but because of the intense media coverage surrounding her death, the judge ordered jurors to come from Pike County, which is more than 200 miles south of the trial city. Cell evidence placed the two in the same location on the day of her death, Champion said, and Tellis told investigators he had sex with her that day in her auto.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:22

Ophelia is now tracking towards Portugal, and will likely pass to the west of the country. With Ophelia still quite a way out in the Atlantic, there is still a lot of uncertainty about its exact path. The NOAA said in its latest update: "Ophelia is moving southeastward or 140/5 kt". Forecasters expect Ophelia to continue to slowly move on a northeast track before accelerating toward Europe.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:06

This could still put some Democrats in a bad spot, as they will likely face pressure from outside liberal groups to vote against tabling the articles. Green's resolution covers four articles of impeachment. When the GOP presiding officer moved to consider the resolution less than hour later, Green wasn't there.

by | October 12, 2017 | 00:00

The briefing and discussion focused on a range of options to respond to any form of North Korean aggression or, if necessary, to prevent North Korea from threatening the United States and its allies with nuclear weapons. "There's one thing that the U.S. Army can do, and that is you've got to be ready to ensure that we have military options that our President can employ if needed", Mattis said.

by | October 11, 2017 | 23:57

It has outperformed by 43.30% the S&P500. Rbo & Co Llc sold 24,386 shares as Apple Inc (AAPL)'s stock rose 12.78%. After the latest session, which saw the stock close at a price of $64.46, MRK sits below its 52-week high. Dudley & Shanley Llc holds 5.03% of its portfolio in SEI Investments Company for 454,300 shares. Bradley Foster & Sargent Incorporated Ct reported 510,069 shares.

by | October 11, 2017 | 23:53

Last year Arby's became the first national quick-service chain to offer game meat with the launch of a venison sandwich. In addition, the fast-food chain will begin selling limited-edition elk sandwiches in three restaurants in Colorado, Montana, and Wyoming.

by | October 11, 2017 | 23:21

In a move expected to anger North Korea , the bombers took part in firing drills with South Korean F-15K fighter jets over waters to the east and west of the peninsula. Trump , meeting with members of his national security team, discussed "a range of options to respond to any form of North Korean aggression or, if necessary, to prevent North Korea from threatening the United States and its allies with nuclear weapons", according to a statement from White House Press Secretary Sarah ...