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by | February 02, 2018 | 21:38

The Celtics also did not spend their complete disabled exception on Monroe, and will pay him $5 million the rest of this season, according to ESPN. In 20 games with the Suns (14 starts), Monroe shot 63 percent from the field while averaging 11.3 points, 8.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game in 23.3 minutes.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:32

Pictures circulated on social media as emergency services flocked to the busy city junction, near People's Square. Security was tight in the city in view of British Prime Minister Theresa May's visit. "I saw smoke billowing from the van before it hit the pedestrians". "The van was already on fire before it crashed", he said. A terror attack was speculated because terrorists have resorted to driving vehicles into crowds of people.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:32

Meanwhile, Nova Scotia's famed Shubenacadie Sam had another prediction. Either way - check the calendar. "I saw my shadow". While it seems like we have mixed reviews on what the next 6 weeks of weatheris going to look like - according to the groundhogs anyways.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:32

The Thursday report by the private Tasnim news agency, which is close to the government, said the detainees were taking part in an anti-hijab campaign known as "White Wednesdays". Masih Alinejad , a USA -based journalist and anti-hijab activist, said they started inside Iran and were not influenced from overseas. The campaign against compulsory hijab was originally started by Masih Alinejad.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:28

The timing of the motion of no confidence later this month took into account a busy parliamentary schedule, including a February 8 state of the nation address to be delivered by the president, according to Mbete's office. Opposition parties said a refusal to meet their demands would not lead to a boycott of the SONA. "We are committed to making it very clear that Zuma is an abnormal president, is an illegitimate president, he does not deserve business as usual", said Ndlozi.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:26

Yameen took over as president in 2013, winning against Nasheed in an election, which took place a year after Nasheed was forced to resign over rising political upheaval in the country. There is little left of the democracy that the Maldives became in 2008. Shortly after Thursday's ruling the police announced on Twitter that it would enforce it.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:24

Similarly, tax mobilisation from corporation tax has been fixed at 19 paise. For middle-income taxpayers (between Rs 5 lakh and Rs 10 lakh), the tax liability increases by Rs 1,125 and for lowest tax brackets (Rs 2.5 lakhs to Rs 5 lakhs), by Rs 125.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:19

Bijarani and his wife , Fariha Razak Haroon, were found dead Thursday morning at their residence in the city's Defence locality. The body of the minister had been shifted to Sukkur and is being buried in Kashmore's Karampur area today.

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:08

The Wizards of Waverly Place alum is said to have entered a two-week treatment program at a facility in New York City . Sources told The Blast that, during her time in treatment, Gomez "focused on therapy, eating healthy meals cooked by an on-site chef, pilates, and meditation".

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:03

Most of those speeches that Trump outperformed were from Obama, whose last five State of the Union addresses were among the lowest rated in history. For further comparison, the NFL's AFC Championship game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and New England Patriots scored a massive 27.3 overnight rating among metered-market households and almost 41 million viewers overall, per Sports Media Watch .

by | February 02, 2018 | 21:01

This has inevitably led to suggestions he will leave Chelsea at the end of the season , 12 months before his deal expires - either of his own accord or following the sack, but Conte insists that is not the case. The current Chelsea manager is one of a number of names on the list to take the vacant position, with no one now leading the race for the job. He eventually signed an improved, but not extended, contract at Stamford Bridge.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:58

The train was traveling "about 61 mph" (98 kph) only seconds before it slammed into the truck, Kotowski said. "There are no reported injuries to passengers or crew members". "We are grateful for the first responders who rushed to the scene and we pray for the victims and their families", Ryan said in a tweet. Banks and his wife were in a passenger auto near the back of the 10-car train .

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:45

It's also a time for various movie studios and TV networks to compete for the most intriguing teasers and trailers aired during the commercial breaks. It's created by Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason , who are also writers, showrunners, and executive producers. Castle Rock is one of several fictional towns in ME that King has created for use in his stories, with other recurring cities from his fiction including Derry and Jerusalem's Lot.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:41

In October, it was reported that Sony was fast-tracking a reboot of the hit sci-fi comedy series Men in Black , and that it would no longer be a crossover with the Jump Street movies as previously reported. Gray is coming off a huge hit with last year's Fate of the Furious , which earned $1.2 billion worldwide. The pairing of Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones has officially run its course, so Sony and Amblin will be looking to a new set of characters to take over the franchise.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:38

Nine female polar bears were fitted for eight to 11 days in April of 2014, 2015 and 2016 with high-tech collars that provided satellite tracking of their movements and captured video to observe behavior and hunting success, US Geological Survey wildlife biologist Anthony Pagano said.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:31

Aside from the threat to Syrian civilians, Washington is anxious that a wave of well-documented chemical attacks - systematically denied by Damascus and Moscow - is undermining long-standing taboos on their use. The spokesperson continued, "Assad's continued use of chemical weapons is proof that Syria failed to declare all of its chemical weapons and its entire chemical weapons program".

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:31

The deceased army men have been identified as Havaldar Kamlesh Kumar, Niak Balbeer and Sepor Rajinder. The avalanche hit an army post of 21 Rajput at Sona Pandi Gali in Machil at around 4:30 pm, NDTV reported. A soldier injured in the incident was shifted to a hospital in Srinagar , he added. The Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment had warned of avalanches in higher reaches of the Valley after a 6.2 magnitude quake struck Afghanistan on Wednesday.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:07

Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit warned on Thursday of the Arab League's ministerial meeting on Palestine, against the repercussions of any decisions aiming to violate the status of Jerusalem. They highlighted the need of empowering the Palestinian government national concord to shoulder its responsibilities towards Gaza Strip and prepare for the planned general elections in the framework of a national inclusive partnership.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:02

The United States asked Poland to rethink plans to enact proposed legislation regulating Holocaust speech that has sparked a diplomatic dispute with Israel, arguing Wednesday that if it passes it could hurt freedom of speech as well as strategic relationships.

by | February 02, 2018 | 20:02

The new roster system comes 20 days after four senior judges of the apex court held a press conference and expressed unhappiness over allocation and distribution of cases to various judges. Listing of a case relating to probe into the death of judge B.H. Loya to a bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra had triggered the controversy . The publication of such a roster is a first in the history of the court.

by | February 02, 2018 | 19:54

However, there is a "strong mood" among TDP leaders to break away from the alliance with the BJP, the sources said. "It is disappointing." Pending a detailed discussion in the party forum, he maintained, "We have to go through the detailed budget proposals".

by | February 02, 2018 | 19:51

During a time of remembrance and recognition, Rowan University is presenting a series of events throughout the month of February to mark Black History Month . In the age of the Trump administration and all it has wrought, Dr. Ravi K. Perry , an associate professor of political science at VCU who is a board member at Diversity Richmond , will lead a discussion on Tuesday, February 13 entitled, " Our Bodies are Political: Agency and Black LGBTQ Activism in the Age of Trump".

by | February 02, 2018 | 19:45

Oladipo talked with Pat Boylan about being a participant in this year's dunk contest . Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson , Bradley Beal of the Washington Wizards, Toronto Raptors' Klye Lowry, Oklahoma City Thunder's Paul George , Tobias Harris of the Los Angeles Clippers, and Miami Heat's Wayne Ellington will try to stop Gordon from capturing his second title.

by | February 02, 2018 | 19:21

NAFTA, he said, was put in place almost 25 years ago, before China became the world's second-largest economy and the digital economy transformed trade. "It's a man-made collapse". "The future of our relationship is up to Cuba", Tillerson said, adding that the State Department will "continue to support the Cuban people in their struggle for freedom".

by | February 02, 2018 | 19:14

No candidate - of any political party or Independent - had filed nominations over the last two days, Additional Chief Electoral Officer of Nagaland N Moa Aier said. Sources in the Nagaland BJP said the party convened a meeting early Wednesday, and after a three-hour long discussion, formed a team to rush to New Delhi on Thursday to make the Central leaders understand its predicament.