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by | January 23, 2018 | 11:08

Kenworthy joins the US team after placing second at a freeski slopestyle Olympic qualifier in Mammoth Mountain, Calif, NBC reports . 'Very proud to be heading to Korea on behalf of my family, my hometown, the U.S. "I never got to be proud of what I did in Sochi because I felt so frightful about what I didn't do", he said in an interview with ESPN a year after Sochi.

by | January 23, 2018 | 11:02

Following the US President's diplomatic spat with Prime Minister Theresa May in November - prompted by Mr Trump's promotion of far-right group Britain First on Twitter - Mr Tillerson insisted Americans "treasure" the country's relationship with the UK.

by | January 23, 2018 | 10:57

The party will also pass important resolutions on Tuesday by highlighting problems faced by the country such as inflation, national security, petrol rates etc. With his promotion, the Shiv Sena will see the third generation of leadership from the Thackeray family. Shiv Sena has, however, not clarified whether it was also withdrawing support to the government in Maharashtra.

by | January 23, 2018 | 10:26

Osborne's partner of around 20 years, Sarah Andrews, said he had become "obsessed" with Muslims after watching the BBC drama about the Rochdale grooming scandal. Mr Rees said: "The underlying theme seems to be that the defendant felt that insufficient was being said or done to counter terrorism and the grooming gangs comprising predominantly Muslim males.

by | January 23, 2018 | 10:23

The German nurse who had been killing his patients has been charged with 97 more conuts of murder related to the deaths at 2 hospitals in the cities of Oldenburg and Delmenhorst , dpa news agency reported. Prosecutor Martin Koziolek said three suspicious cases didn't produce enough evidence to the list of killings. If found guilty of these additional charges.

by | January 23, 2018 | 10:17

Across the nation, there have been 30 pediatric flu deaths reported this season , according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Data from the Ohio Department of Health show that hospital admissions for the flu in Ohio started to spike in the week ending December 23, when compared with the five-year average.

by | January 23, 2018 | 10:13

The falling rocks kicked clouds of snow into the air as they made impact. "They are injured but their injuries are not life-threatening", a ministry spokesman said. After a huge explosion on Monday, officials warned of another, larger, violent eruption in coming days or hours, including deadly pyroclastic flows of superheated toxic gas.

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:47

Off-ramps in area remain closed so watch for truck traffic & use extra caution. Officials had previously promised that the highway would be open again in time for the Monday morning commute. Crews worked around the clock clearing drainage areas, stabilizing embankments and repairing guardrails and signs. The 101 wasn't the only highway closed by mud and debris dislodged by the storms.

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:48

The proposal funds the government until February 8, 2018. "The Democrats are turning down services and security for citizens in favor of services and security for non-citizens", Trump tweeted, before adding, "Not good!" " Democrats have shut down our government in the interests of their far left base.

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:33

More than 30 percent of customers are still without electricity more than four months after Hurricane Maria, and many blame that and previous blackouts on the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, whose infrastructure averages roughly 45 years old, compared with 18 years on the USA mainland.

by | January 23, 2018 | 09:17

The president otherwise remained uncharacteristically quiet, heeding the advice of senior advisers who argued that he has the upper hand over Schumer and the Democrats and that they would soon be forced to capitulate. A group of mostly Democrats and a few Republicans voted against the legislation, which didn't include an immigration measure. Senate leaders offered no obvious solution to reopening the government and engaged in unrelenting finger-pointing during a rare Sunday session ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:51

President Donald Trump last month recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and said he would move the U.S. Embassy there - dismaying Palestinians who claim the eastern part of the city and angering Arab states across the region.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:48

Leron Black was the best offense option for the Fighting Illini with 16 points and three yanks on 7-9 from the floor followed by Trent Frazier with eleven points and five assists on 5-14 accuracy. Turnovers kept IL in it, as Michigan State committed 15. He was helped off the court and taken to the locker room, but returned to start the second half.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:39

Boucher admitted the assault but denied it was politically motivated.No future court dates have been set. While federal prosecutors will recommend a almost two-year prison sentence, Boucher's attorney said Monday he will argue that his client should not serve any jail time.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:33

Twenty-four-year-old Hadiya has been in the headlines after she became a Muslim, following her marriage . The Supreme Court will hear the matter on February 22. In an interim order on a petition by Jahan challenging the high court verdict, the Supreme Court had on 27 November set Hadiya free from the custody of her parents.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:03

Before last night they saw 8 inches of snow in total, up to almost 18 inches total after the Friday night storm . "In southern Minnesota ", true whiteout conditions" are likely on Monday . WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT . Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 2 inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze are expected.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:02

Interested in Government Shutdown? "And I think we're never going to get there as long as we embrace concepts that can not possibly get 60 votes ". Democrats chose to end the three-day shutdown after making progress with ruling Republicans toward securing the fate of hundreds of thousands of so-called "Dreamers" brought to America as children, many of them illegally.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:52

Marchers packed Grant Street in front of the City-County Building for a rally, then streamed through Downtown along Fifth Avenue to Market Square chanting "This is what democracy looks like". "When it happens to a girl, it often means that she has to stand alone", actress and model Olivia Munn said in Los Angeles , referring to sexual assault.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:48

The uniforms will have no national markings and will feature a logo with the words "Olympic Athlete from Russia". South Korean-born Russian short track speed skating star Victor An will not be allowed to compete at the upcoming Winter Olympic Games, sources said Tuesday, presumably due to alleged links to Russia's state-sponsored doping scandal.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:45

O'Riordan's songs played quietly as fans filed in to the church, with 50 of the singer's former classmates at Laurel Hill Colaiste placing bouquets of yellow flowers on a pew near her coffin. album, it has emerged that while in London she was also due to meet with The Cranberries record label, BMG to discuss plans for the release of a new Cranberries studio album that she had been working on with the band in recent months".

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:19

Short-cycle production from the U.S.is reacting to rising prices and, given the 55% increase in crude futures since June 2017, IEA's forecast for US production growth this year was revised up from 870,000 barrels per day (BPD) to 1.1 MMBPD.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:12

Vice President Mike Pence says the United States will open its embassy in Jerusalem next year, ahead of schedule. His statement is the first public confirmation of the change in US plan, driven by USA ambassador to Israel David Friedman who pushed the administration to expedite the relocation process, originally slated to take 3-4 years.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:14

She told reporters that Trump's focus was on minimizing the impact of the shutdown on Americans. Trump's shifting positions, particularly on protections for young immigrants, twice scuttled deals that could have avoided the shutdown, frustrating Republicans and Democrats alike.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:04

Ankara says the usa did not consult it over BSF, and insists Washington its promise to no longer arm YPG, whom Turkey views as separatist terrorists. Operation Olive Branch is a more hard operation in comparison to Operation Euphrates Shield because both Daesh and the YPG are terrorist organizations, but Daesh seemed to be a more legitimate target for the global community, whereas there is difference of opinion concerning the status of the PYD, even among Turkey's North Atlantic Treaty ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:05

The White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson , who speaks with Trump a few times a day and travels with him, told a press conference yesterday he did not think the president needed cognitive testing based on medical guidelines - but added the 30-question Montreal Cognitive Assessment at Trump's request.