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by | January 25, 2018 | 20:17

Facebook has lost an important European Union court case to its nemesis, the Austrian lawyer Max Schrems, who wants to be able to sue the company in his home country over privacy violations. Facebook had argued that people can only sue as individual consumers, not as groups. In its ruling (PDF ), the CJEU said that publishing books, carrying out fundraising and being assigned the claims of other consumers "do not entail the loss of a private Facebook account user's status as a "consumer" .

by | January 25, 2018 | 19:03

Using icebreakers to free the ships was considered, according to The Washington Post , but ultimately the Navy chose to keep the ship in Montreal to ensure the safety of the sailors and vessel. The delay will have a limited impact on the ship's operational schedule, she said. Hillson said that, while transiting the icy St. Lawrence River to Montreal, the ship saw damage to feedback cables that "did not impact the ability of the ship to transit the seaway".

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:41

According to The Guardian , Anan was "the last challenger seen as a potential threat to President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi", who is expected to be re-elected. The first round of voting is scheduled for March 26-28, with a second round possible in late April if no candidate wins a majority of votes. Any remaining candidates have only until 29 January to register before a final list is announced on 20 February, according to election rules.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:35

More than 30,000 ash masks, along with food, water and medicine, have been sent to the region, but officials have warned that relief supplies may run out by mid-February if the eruption continues and new supplies don't arrive in time. Office of Civil Defense regional director Claudio Yucot said that the government's effort to look after the still-swelling number of evacuees is a "logistical nightmare".

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:24

If the vote had gone the other way Mrs Merkel was looking at a snap election or the prospect of leading an unstable minority government. It also means a reprieve for Schulz who had staked his political future on a "yes" vote, despite initially rejecting another stint as Merkel's junior coalition partner.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:24

And, especially, late in the year, you know, you have the first string quarterback taking all the wraps. The Patriots improved to 3-1 while wearing white jerseys in Super Bowls after overcoming a 25-point deficit to secure a 38-24 overtime win over the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:17

There has been no official confirmation so far either from the Special Counsel or the White House about the interview move or the terms. Now, a BuzzFeed News report says that Comey himself was questioned by the Special Counsel's office, and Richman is one of the attorneys representing Comey in the matter.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:19

It has outperformed by 104.70% the S&P500. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board decreased its stake in Applied Matls Inc ( AMAT ) by 7.45% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Since August 23, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 5 selling transactions for $12.03 million activity. Larkins Thomas F sold $1.54 million worth of stock. Shares for $6.57 million were sold by Schroepfer Michael Todd.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:36

The high court held that being a sensational case can not be ground to ban media from reporting it. She agreed with the petitioners - a group of court reporters and a city-based journalists' union - that under the Code of Criminal Procedure, only high courts and the Supreme Court can issue such prohibitory orders, that too in rare cases and for a limited period of time.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:32

Ian Prior, a justice department spokesman, confirmed a report in the New York Times that Mr Sessions was quizzed for hours last week but did not provide details. The negotiations over a Trump interview with Mueller are being spearheaded by Jay Sekulow and John Dowd, his personal attorneys. The fourth was former national security adviser Michael Flynn , who lied to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about his contacts with the Russian ambassador.

by | January 25, 2018 | 16:19

And new DNA evidence - taken from the mummy's big toe - has revealed she is the great-great-great-great-great-great grandmother of the UK Foreign Secretary. While that clearly did more harm than good, the high levels of mercury in her system are what caused her body to be preserved. Born in Basel in 1719, she died there in 1787.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:58

Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers and helicopters followed the suspect driving at high speeds along Interstate 10. He told them that he was a "sovereign citizen" and not bound by the law, according to CNN. But it wasn't quite over. Taebel claims police had no reason to pull him over. Two people were reportedly injured in the other vehicle, but the extent of the injuries was not immediately known.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:45

The Washington Post , citing two people familiar with Mr. Mueller's plans, said he was seeking to question Mr. Trump about his ousting of FBI Director James Comey and National Security Adviser Michael Flynn . The FBI had interviewed Flynn weeks earlier about whether he had discussed sanctions with the Russian ambassador during the transition period between the election and the inauguration.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:40

Trout went to the game with Angels teammate Tyler Skaggs, a Vikings fan. But despite all their good teams over those years, they never managed to blow out anyone in the big game. Teams have had success rushing on the Patriots all year. But for now it's status quo, which means it must be time for another Super Bowl trip. Philadelphia was wearing its green uniforms in both games.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:11

Mueller's team is reportedly preparing to interview Trump's ex-chief strategist Stephen Bannon in the next week. Mueller, a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, has already interviewed several close aides and family members of Trump.

by | January 25, 2018 | 15:03

In speech at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland , Macron said that those using the euro currency must be able to agree on a "much stronger" and "fair" system, and that European Union countries need to coordinate their tax policies "because otherwise talents will disappear".

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:32

Treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin and commerce secretary Wilbur Ross spoke to journalists as the gathering of business leaders, globalists, academics and other elites prepares for the United States president's arrival tomorrow. But they should be anxious. Significantly more dour than Dimon and Gorman, though, was billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio, founder of Bridgewater Associates.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:22

Trump's legal team is reportedly negotiating the terms for the interview, possibly with some questions answered by the President in a face-to-face session with Mueller and others by way of a written response. But that doesn't mean Mueller's work is close to done, as the related investigations into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and alleged collaboration and financial crimes in the Trump camp show no signs of an end point.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:48

However, diplomatic and political correspondent Tal Schneider, who writes for the Hebrew-language Globesnewspaper, tweeted a photo of her view obscured even after the canvas has been taken down. "We reject any attempt to divert the discussion from the important and moving visit of the US Vice President and his wife at the Western Wall". In the early 20th century, however, men and women prayed alongside each other at the site.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:42

The producer-director, who had launched Alia Bhatt , Varun Dhawan and Sidharth Malhotra in 2012 in the first instalment of the franchise, will announce names of the two leading ladies in the film next month. Alongside, he posted the first look of Tiger and he totally rocks it with that sharp look and ideal abs. Tiger's rumoured girlfriend Disha Patani is also rumoured to be in the running for SOTY2.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:30

President Donald Trump will reveal his framework for immigration reform on the eve of his first State of the Union Address. In addition to suggesting a pathway to citizenship for the Dreamers, Trump said that he will request $25 billion to build a wall along the United States border with Mexico, though he said he would build it "way under budget".

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:22

Van Marwijk, who also coached Borrusia Dortmund and Hamburger SV in Germany, beat out a decorated field of contenders for the job, including Roberto Mancini, Louis van Gaal and Marcelo Bielsa. "He knows a lot about our team and how they play because he studied them closely as an opposition manager in the same group". Mark van Bommel, Taco van den Velde and Roel Coumans have joined Van Marwijk's backroom staff.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:16

It is not clear what caused the train, operated by Trenord, to come off the track. Firefighters are trying to free several people trapped in one carriage, between the stations of Treviglio and Pioltello, Italy's Rai news reports . One woman told the newspaper La Repubblica that her daughter had called her on her phone to say "Mummy, help, the train is derailing" as the accident happened.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:00

As he tries to pull away again, the officers fire multiple shots. Asked to explain why Mr. Ghaisar had repeatedly fled when police officers attempted to stop him, Mr. The video released by FCPD shows a Park Police vehicle pursuing Ghaisar's dark SUV for about 40 seconds before his vehicle stops in the right-hand lane.

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:44

Richardson, also a former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, concluded a three-day visit to the country with a frank statement of "great disappointment", saying that he can not in good faith remain on a board that is "likely to become a cheerleading squad for government policy".