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by | December 23, 2017 | 21:52

District Attorney Ed Marsico said a Capitol Police officer was driving on North Third Street when El-Mofty, who was driving in the opposite direction, fired multiple shots while the vehicles were in "close proximity". The bomb squad found the device to be of no harm. "This could have been a really tragic incidence with this individual firing many shots at police cars in downtown Harrisburg in the midst of rush hour traffic on a Friday afternoon and then coming up here in a residential ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 21:09

McConnell, with an impressive amount of control, said that the "political genius on display" in Alabama that resulted in the lost Senate seat in a very reliably red state was "hard to ignore". Luther Strange in the Republican primary. McConnell made similar remarks at an Axios-sponsored "News Shapers" event on Thursday evening where he refused to use Bannon's name and just referred to him as "that element" who "has no impact on our ability to function in the Senate" and who the ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 20:27

An Amtrak train crashed in Philadelphia in 2015, killing eight people, when investigators say the engineer was distracted by radio traffic and lost his bearings. "In hindsight, maybe yes", said David B. Clarke, who runs the Center for Transportation Research at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He also said Anderson would try to ensure a technology can automatically slow or stop a speeding train - known as positive train control - was in place statewide before a December 31, 2018 ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 20:20

Mohammad Amir and Azhar Ali have returned to the squad after recovering from injuriesWhat's the story? While opener Ahmed Shehzad was left out for Azhar Ali , Amir's return will bolster Pakistan's pace attack which took a considerable hit owing to the injuries of Junaid Khan and Usman Khan.

by | December 23, 2017 | 20:06

Matt intends to leave his best friend his house when he dies, but did not want him to have to pay the huge inheritance tax bill so asked him to marry him. "I would go over and stay with him the odd time but never full time". Murphy agreed that he would leave O'Sullivan his house after he passed away. While discussing their tax situation with a friend, "she jokingly said we should get married", O'Sullivan said.

by | December 23, 2017 | 20:04

He said that the new U.S. security strategy shows "an unwillingness to give up the idea of a unipolar world - moreover, an insistent unwillingness, disregard for a multipolar world". It has threatened to do the same on steel exports. President Trump's National Security Strategy marks a dramatic departure from the plans of his Republican and Democratic predecessors, painting a dark, nearly dystopian portrait of an "extraordinarily dangerous" world characterized by hostile states and lurking ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 19:59

The win allowed the Nuggets to move ahead of the Trail Blazers (16-16) in the Western race. Shabazz Napier played well for Portland, putting up 14 points and five assists. Meanwhile, Harris is quietly having a strong six-game stretch, averaging 20 points, 3.5 rebounds, 5.0 assists, 2.0 steals, and 1.7 3-pointers during that span.

by | December 23, 2017 | 19:42

After the sloganeering at Hotel Peterhoff, the venue of the meeting of the Central observers with the State leaders, senior leader Shanta Kumar, said: "If I were the president of the party, I would not have tolerated such indiscipline and expelled these workers".

by | December 23, 2017 | 19:00

People are probably going to find some kind of relief while traveling from Metro, from Noida to Delhi, as Narendra Modi is going to inaugurate a new, Magenta Metro Line from Botanical garden to Kalkaji, South Delhi. As the Noida route received funds from Uttar Pradesh government, the route in Delhi - especially human resources, technical equipment - are funded by Kejriwal Government.

by | December 23, 2017 | 18:49

Zuma further submitted that the high court and Mlambo "erred in law" in holding that he was "ill-advised and reckless in launching the challenge against the remedial actions" as laid out by the public protector. The Supreme Court this year upheld the decision to reinstate up to 8000 corruption charges against the president, dating back to an arms deal in 1991.

by | December 23, 2017 | 18:17

Edding blamed years of logging in the mountains near Anungan for the tragedy that unfolded Friday, adding that he and other officials would move to halt the logging operations. "The floodwaters from the mountain came down so fast and swept away people and houses", Mayor Bong Edding of the Sibuco town on the Zamboanga peninsula said.

by | December 23, 2017 | 17:15

The warmest high temperature recorded in Traverse City was 58 degrees in 1982, while the coldest was 7 degrees in 1983. "Breezy, misty and mild tonight , with a few patches of drizzle under mostly cloudy skies". "Cooler, drier and eventually clearer conditions with showers will slowly edge into western areas during the afternoon, but the mostly cloudy and wet conditions will likely persist further east".

by | December 23, 2017 | 17:12

General Assembly vote on Thursday on the Trump administration's Jerusalem announcement. He added: "France and other friendly countries, however, have helped build state institutions for Palestine, which we hope will not be destroyed by Israel".

by | December 23, 2017 | 17:10

Representatives of Kiir and Machar were both present at the signing. A spokesman for South Sudan's opposition, Lam Paul Gabriel, told The Associated Press that they will respect the agreement but said the rebels were ready to defend themselves of the government did not.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:11

The RJD chief faced five cases in the fodder scam , of which now three are pending. 18 December 2006: Lalu, and his wife Rabri were acquitted of charges in the disproportionate assets case filed against them by the CBI seven years ago in the special CBI court.

by | December 23, 2017 | 16:11

Earlier on December 21, Pakistan violated ceasefire at around 5:50 pm in the evening in the Naushera sector of Jammu and Kashmir along the LoC. One Army Major and three soldiers were martyred while one injured in the ceasefire violation, ANI reported.

by | December 23, 2017 | 15:21

Alabama is among a handful of states that reached record low numbers in unemployment during November. In addition, oil companies in Texas, a major energy producer in the country, have hired some 32,800 new workers, according to the TWC data, exhibiting a remarkable improvement compared to a year ago when one third of oil workers in the state was laid off.

by | December 23, 2017 | 12:48

Yesterday, Bernal rejected an administration request to throw out a lawsuit asking for the ban to be voided and issued a preliminary injunction against the ban going into effect. "We are pleased that the Supreme Court has already allowed the government to implement the proclamation and keep all Americans safe while this matter is litigated.

by | December 23, 2017 | 12:48

Pakistan on Thursday warned against a "malicious campaign" being used to trivialise Pakistan's achievements in the war against terrorism, days after US President Donald Trump announced a new National Security Strategy (NSS) which is tough on Pakistan.

by | December 23, 2017 | 12:40

The blaze broke out shortly after 6am, the London fire brigade said. They spread to a cafe that included a petting zoo and a gift shop near the penguin pool at the back of the site. So far no injuries have been reported and the fire brigade says the blaze is "ongoing". "We will update as quickly as the situation allows". "Crews will remain on the scene throughout the morning damping down the fire", the fire brigade said in a second statement.

by | December 23, 2017 | 11:19

The 204-run victory gave NZ an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match ODI series. The successful opening partnership from Wednesday's ODI, George Worker and Colin Munro , retain their places as does Todd Astle , who starred with bat and ball on debut.

by | December 23, 2017 | 11:08

According to Houthi spokesman Mohammed Abdussalam, the rebels allegedly fired a Volcano H-2 ballistic missile towards the al-Yamama royal palace. Saudi security officials said, "there are no reported casualties at this time". Via state media, Zarif called the USA moves provocative and said US officials were trying to "hide their support for the bombardment of the innocent Yemenis through such accusations".

by | December 23, 2017 | 10:50

Apple said it was only protecting its customers, because when batteries get cold, old or have a low charge, they can just switch off. This happened with the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6S a year ago. Apple hasn't responded to the reports of these lawsuits so far. When issue spotted on Reddit , Geekbench founder John Poole started testing various iPhone models.

by | December 23, 2017 | 10:11

A more recent WSDOT press release confirmed that the new routes would shave 10 minutes off the commute times between Seattle and Portland "thanks to the rerouting of trains between Tacoma and Olympia", which is exactly where the derailment occurred.

by | December 23, 2017 | 09:52

After several strained months that saw secessionists organize an illegal referendum on October 1, and police confiscate urns to try to prevent it from taking place, the election result has done nothing to resolve the standoff either. Now he faces the prospect of arrest for his role in organising the banned referendum. He promised to restore Catalonia's autonomy regardless of the election result, but could re-impose it if a new government again pursued secession.