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by | February 08, 2018 | 00:58

Olympic coach . Shaheen said 18 senators had signed on to the resolution. Tim Scott of South Carolina, Republican Sen. "Senator Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, said the committee will be, ".entirely focused on investigating how this abuse was allowed to go on for so long, and why leaders of the USOC and USA Gymnastics failed to protect these young women".

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:54

The Syrian Network for Human Rights said that at least 260 civilians had died in airstrikes in Syria since December, including 88 children and 71 women. Syrian Army's air defense confronted on Wednesday morning a new attack by the Israeli occupation entity on one of the military positions in Damascus Countryside, General Command said.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:50

Syria's military on January 9 accused Israel of launching missiles targeting military outposts in the area of Qutayfeh, in the Damascus countryside. Lebanon's Supreme Defense Council gave a mandate to the military on Wednesday to confront Israeli aggression on the country's borders.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:34

The Super Bowl which may sound a bit foreign concept to British people is generating so buzz. The 38-year-old singer gave a rousing rendition of the National Anthem during Super Bowl LII's pregame festivities at U.S. Digital viewers bring the total average viewership for the game up to about 106 million. Per NBC , live streams on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app and other platforms averaged 2.02 million viewers, making Eagles-Patriots the most streamed Super Bowl ever.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:30

She regularly hits headlines. This is being seen as a move to escape criticism from netizens & further attenuate the focus of social-media and bring her back under the radar. I'm sorry her phone broke but I think it's not fair that I should be blamed for what I reportedly didn't do. Much love to all of those who believe in me and support me.

by | February 08, 2018 | 00:02

Calling the latest attack " a new Israeli aggression ", Syrian state media said the fighters flew in Lebanese territorial airspace to launch the aerial bombardment. The Israel Air Force has reportedly bombed a strategic facility in Syria . Israeli military spokespersons declined to comment to Reuters and other outlets.

by | February 07, 2018 | 23:29

But that statement found no echo from four committee Republicans who appeared on the Sunday talk shows. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and some other prominent Republicans in Congress say the Nunes memo is separate from the Mueller investigation and should not be seen as an attempt to undermine Mueller.

by | February 07, 2018 | 23:04

White House staff secretary Rob Porter resigned on Wednesday following allegations from both of his ex-wives that he physically and emotionally abused them. Porter's first wife, Colbie Holderness , told the DailyMail.com that Porter choked and punched her during their five-year marriage. - Dan Pfeiffer (@danpfeiffer) February 7, 2018I am going to bet not one Republican is going to care especially because Porter came from Capitol Hill and they will protect one of their own.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:52

Copeland (6'0/192) opted for the Gators over fellow finalists Alabama and Tennessee . He was getting set to announce his college decision on Wednesday afternoon between Tennessee, Alabama and Florida with his mom, to his right, decked out in Crimson Tide and Volunteer gear.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:51

The PAC-3 defence systems remain permanently deployed in Tokyo , along with other similar systems in different parts of the country, besides the Navy's Aegis destroyers, which cover practically the entire Japanese archipelago against possible missile attacks.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:51

North Korea is seeking ways to mend ties with South Korea and open talks with the U.S. to ease sanctions on the communist regime by sending a member of the Kim dynasty as a delegate to the PyeongChang Olympics, experts say. It's unclear whether any member of the North Korean government delegation will hold talks with US officials during the Olympics. There are speculations that Pyongyang's high-level delegation will travel to Seoul by Air Koryo, North Korea's state-owned carrier, which ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:54

The New York Knicks and the National Basketball Association suffered a massive loss on Tuesday night, when star big man Kristaps Porzingis went down with a torn ACL . Porzingis had at least given NY reason to entertain playoff hopes in a season that started days after Carmelo Anthony was traded to Oklahoma City.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:49

Pence, who is set to lead the USA delegation to the opening ceremonies Friday, made the announcement in Japan Wednesday, following meetings with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . Pence and Abe will meet separately with Moon on the sidelines of the Olympics. Pence did not rule out a possible meeting with North Korean officials, telling reporters, " we'll see what happens ".

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:43

When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 6.97% whereas Month Volatility is at 4.77%. It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. 92,276 were reported by Zeke Advsrs Lc. The firm owned 357,410 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock after selling 16,642 shares during the period.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:40

A British judge on Tuesday ruled the arrest warrant against the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was still valid. The judge, Emma Arbuthnot, said Assange must explain why he skipped bail - but he was not in court to do so and has not left the embassy for five and a half years for fear of arrest.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:29

Iranian President Rouhani said previously on Tuesday that he wished Turkey would halt the counter-terrorism operation in Afrin, saying that it increases tension in war-torn Syria. At the Sochi meeting - which included representatives from Syria and the guarantor countries Russia, Iran , and Turkey - a proposal to form a constitutional committee was agreed by all parties.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:18

The army later confirmed a missile strike by Israel on a military site near Damascus, without specifying further, according to a report on the state-run news agency SANA . Israeli has carried out numerous air strikes against targets within Syria during the seven-year civil war - often saying the attacks have targeted suspected arms shipments meant to supply Lebanon's Hizballah militant group, which is fighting alongside Assad's forces.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:10

Advocate: Trump has tweeted repeatedly about the FBI's conduct and the memo, which was released on Friday. Law enforcement agencies obtained a warrant to surveil Page - an oil industry adviser who served as the Trump campaign's foreign policy adviser with strong connections in Russian Federation - by presenting what has become known as the Steele Dossier - a document collected by former British spy Christopher Steele.

by | February 07, 2018 | 22:02

People in the city are on edge and have been left shaken, correspondents say, as the natural disaster comes exactly two years after a previous quake in the Taiwanese city of Tainan that killed at least 116 people. A total of 116 people were evacuated from the 11-storey building. "Stay safe", Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen tweeted . "We have since felt a few mild aftershocks", Lewis said in an email.

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:55

He added, though, that if Moscow decides to meddle in an election, "it's very hard to preempt it". Midterm elections in the USA, whose intelligence community accused the Kremlin of meddling in the 2016 election to support President Trump, are a target of a repeat effort, Tillerson told Fox News in an interview from Bogota, Colombia.

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:55

The rainiest Super Bowl was in 2007 in Miami with nearly an inch. The previous two Super Bowl hosts were considerably warmer (Houston for Super Bowl LI and Santa Clara, California, for Super Bowl 50). 2014 was the year for the outdoor game in the New York City area at East Rutherford, NJ. Kaepernick's actions were not without outcome - he wasn't signed by any National Football League team during the 2017 season, and has accused team owners of colluding to keep him out of a ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:54

In other news, the company announced these first flights to Jordan with 14 routes in total to Amman and Aqaba airports, which will deliver nearly 500,000 customers p.a., as Ryanair expands its operation in the Middle East. Ryanair launched a new Prague route to Amman in Jordan. Jordan plans to launch dedicated marketing campaigns to entice visitors in tandem with Ryanair's expansion.

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:43

Officials confirm that a flight slid of the runway while it was attempting to take off Tuesday morning. The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement the Boeing 737 would be towed to the gate. "As always, the safety and support of our customers and employees remains our primary focus, and we are working to get them on their way as quickly as possible".

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:40

Markets have also been captivated by the possibility that the South African president will be recalled by the ANC, an initiative being led by Ramaphosa. The non-profit group promotes the legacy of South Africa's anti-apartheid leader and first black president. "Unfortunately the reality caught up with them, so now the ANC is trying to take control", he said.

by | February 07, 2018 | 21:10

After watching Japanese troops demonstrate a simulated deployment of the country's surface-to-air missile defense system meant to intercept a North Korean rocket, he pledged America's full support for allies in the region. Pyongyang test-fired several ballistic missiles over Japan a year ago and detonated a nuclear device. Officials traveling with Pence declined to offer specifics about the sanctions, citing concerns North Korea would use any details to skirt them.