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World News Papa John's Declines After Founder Abruptly Quits the CEO Role
Author: 0 Papa John's Declines After Founder Abruptly Quits the CEO Role

The company did not reveal Schnatter's reason for stepping down more than 30 years after he founded the company, and he will remain the chairman of the board at Papa John's . "The statements made on our earnings call were describing the factors that impact our business and we sincerely apologize to anyone that thought they were divisive".

World News Yemen cholera cases reach one million - ICRC
Author: 0 Yemen cholera cases reach one million - ICRC

A new wave of cholera is expected in March or April. The ICRC said the number of suspected cholera cases in war-torn Yemen has hit one million amid the ongoing Saudi military campaign against the impoverished nation. The Western-backed coalition, which controls Yemen's airspace and port access, said last month it would allow humanitarian relief through Hodeidah following a almost three-week blockade imposed because of a missile attack towards the Saudi capital's worldwide airport.

World News Counting for RK Nagar bypoll witnesses violence, Dhinakaran leading
Author: 0 Counting for RK Nagar bypoll witnesses violence, Dhinakaran leading

On the symbol issue, with the Election Commission awarding it recently to the Palaniswami-led camp, Dhinakaran said only a candidate determines the symbol. Dinakaran bettered the record of Jayalalithaa, who had won by a margin of 39,545 votes in the 2016 Assembly polls. While Dinakaran contested as an Independent candidate, the EPS-OPS faction had fielded Madhusudhanan.

World News Late TD pushes USF past Texas Tech in Birmingham Bowl
Author: 0 Late TD pushes USF past Texas Tech in Birmingham Bowl

At the beginning of the second quarter , the Red Raiders defense stopped Flowers from completing two deep throws to force a fourth down that the Bulls could not convert. After saving Kliff Kingsbury's job in the regular season finale against Texas, Texas Tech had the chance to finish with a winning season had it won the Birmingham Bowl.

Author: 0 'Real Housewives' star Luann de Lesseps arrested in Palm Beach

Luann is due back in court on January 25, 2018. Of the charges de Lesseps now faces, four - battery on a law enforcement officer, resisting with violence and two corruption by threat allegations - are felonies , according to Booras as quoted by the Post.

World News San Angelo Unemployment Rate Dips to 3.1 Percent
Author: 0 San Angelo Unemployment Rate Dips to 3.1 Percent

The jobless rate remains lower than the national unemployment rate of 4.1 percent. Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey announced Friday that the state's preliminary, seasonally adjusted November rate set a record at 3.5 percent, which is down from October's 3.6 percent.

World News Saskatoon ticket wins $1M guaranteed Lotto 649 prize
Author: 0 Saskatoon ticket wins $1M guaranteed Lotto 649 prize

Given the amount of traffic that's gone through the airport in recent days, it's entirely plausible that the victor was someone home from overseas for the holidays, making an already special Christmas into probably the most unforgettable one yet.

World News 5th death confirmed in Florida small plane crash
Author: 0 5th death confirmed in Florida small plane crash

The FAA said in a statement that four people were on board the Cessna 340 plane when it crashed Sunday morning. After taking off, the plane came down on the airport's east runway in what Judd described as a "horrific" crash. "This is a tragedy any time, but it is so much worse because it happened on Christmas Eve", Sheriff Grady Judd said in a statement. Family friend Krista Clayton, 32, was a teacher in Lakeland and a mother of two, Judd said.

World News Box of manure addressed to Treasury secretary
Author: 0 Box of manure addressed to Treasury secretary

Fearing the worst, the Secret Service also became involved in the incident. According to the New York Post , the "gift" also included a card that referenced President Donald Trump and the recently passed tax bill. Mnuchin, who KNBC said was not home when the package was discovered, is a former Goldman Sachs Group Inc executive and Hollywood film financier. Police haven't released additional information about the package.

World News 27 killed after bus falls into river in Rajasthan
Author: 0 27 killed after bus falls into river in Rajasthan

The accident took place in Sawai Madhopur district's Dubi region. Food vendors plying close-by saw the incident and rushed to help. Police have reached the spot to carry out rescue operations. Police said most of the passengers were pilgrims from Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, and were heading to a temple in Malarna Chour near Lalsot.

World News Charles Dutoit, Noted Conductor, Accused of Sexual Assault
Author: 0 Charles Dutoit, Noted Conductor, Accused of Sexual Assault

In a statement on the company website, RPO announced that in a joint agreement with Dutoit, the conductor would be released from his forthcoming concert obligations with the Orchestra. "But what he has done is wrong", she said. I managed to push it away and at that moment the doors opened. The AP said it corroborated the alleged assaults, which happened in various cities across the USA, with colleagues of the accusers.

World News Two storms inbound for Newfoundland over the holidays
Author: 0 Two storms inbound for Newfoundland over the holidays

Totals ramp up to 3 to 6 inches for parts of north central MA, southern New Hampshire, much of ME, and much of Vermont. Today's first full day of winter is expected to receive five to 10 cms of snow with a mix of freezing rain and ice pellets to follow early Saturday morning.

World News Catalonia election: Spain's Mariano Rajoy rules out new national vote
Author: 0 Catalonia election: Spain's Mariano Rajoy rules out new national vote

The leader of the other main separatist party and former vice president, Oriol Junqueras, faces the same charges and is now being held on remand in a Spanish prison. Dowling said that with the independence vote not reaching over half of the ballots cast, the European Union was not likely to get involved although the bloc will be keen on seeing the Spanish government actively address Catalonia's grievances.

World News Congress starts analysing Gujarat results, Rahul Gandhi to attend meeting on Friday
Author: 0 Congress starts analysing Gujarat results, Rahul Gandhi to attend meeting on Friday

Seeking the promotion of young leaders at every level in the organisation, Modi referred to his association with Shah and spoke about how he groomed the BJP president, 14 years younger to the prime minister, the sources said. "Modiji became emotional when he recalled the work of two old RSS pracharaks who worked with him then - Makarand Desai and Arvind Maniar", said BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya.

World News Pak fires unprovoked, Army officer, 3 jawans martyred on LoC in Rajouri
Author: 0 Pak fires unprovoked, Army officer, 3 jawans martyred on LoC in Rajouri

At least four Indian soldiers were killed on Saturday in Pakistani firing along the highly militarised de facto border that divides the disputed region of Kashmir between the nuclear-armed rivals, Indian officials said. Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas, Lance Naik Gurmail Singh and Sepoy Pargat Singh were grievously injured during the cease fire violation and succumbed to their injuries.

World News Things To Know About Vijay Rupani Who Stays As Gujarat Chief Minister
Author: 0 Things To Know About Vijay Rupani Who Stays As Gujarat Chief Minister

Rupani, along with deputy CM Nitin Patel and other cabinet members, tendered his resignation at the Raj Bhavan, paving the way for a new BJP government in the state. Though the BJP retained power in the key western state for a record sixth straight term, there was speculation about Rupani's continuance due to the party's narrow victory over challenger Congress .

World News Delhi Metro's Magenta line set to open on Monday
Author: 0 Delhi Metro's Magenta line set to open on Monday

Remarkably, Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has not been invited to the launch event, even though the Delhi government has to share with Centre half the funding for the stretch falling in Delhi: the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC ) is a 50:50 venture between the Urban Development ministry and the concerned state government.

World News Murder inquiry launched after woman stabbed in Yorkshire supermarket
Author: 0 Murder inquiry launched after woman stabbed in Yorkshire supermarket

The suspected knifeman was tackled to the ground after allegedly stabbing the woman, with police since launching a murder probe into the horrific attack in Skipton, North Yorks, about 3.30pm this afternoon. Be the brightest star in the sky and sleep tight". "We are in shock about the sad events of yesterday where a store worker was murdered whilst going about her duties.

Author: 0 SpaceX rocket launch causes concern across Southern California

Nor was it the star that led the three kings to Bethlehem after the birth of Jesus, as some who saw it suggested. The streaks of light in the sky above California on Friday came from a SpaceX rocket launch from Vandenberg Air Force Base. It was the 18th and final launch for SpaceX in 2017. That time, the first stage landed on a floating platform in the Pacific Ocean. It was the fourth set of 10 satellites in a series of 75 satellites that SpaceX will launch for the company's latest global ...

World News London Zoo fire injures 9 people, kills Misha the aardvark
Author: 0 London Zoo fire injures 9 people, kills Misha the aardvark

One aardvark is also unaccounted for. An aerial ladder is also being used to fight the blaze. They will stay on the scene "throughout the morning" to "damp down" the fire, London Fire Brigade (LFB) said. The staff are now trying to assessing the situation in what a statement from the zoo called "difficult conditions". At present one aardvark is now unaccounted for.

World News House panel asks Trump ex-top aide Bannon to testify
Author: 0 House panel asks Trump ex-top aide Bannon to testify

This tension became especially evident when Trump agreed to pull RNC support from Roy Moore's campaign, but ended up backing Moore anyway and forcing the RNC to reverse its stance, the Post reported. The feud continued as recently as this month. Trump's reaction to the meeting could play out in the coming days and weeks while he is away at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, advisers said.

World News Maryland frat house not legally drunk, but may get double secret probation
Author: 0 Maryland frat house not legally drunk, but may get double secret probation

A score of.08 makes a person legally drunk in the state. Eventually, about 70 people - majority underage - shuffled out of the house to undergo Breathalyzer tests, TV station WJZ reported. The floor of the basement was sticky from spilled alcoholic beverages. Six people living at the home were charged with 126 counts each of allowing underage possession of alcohol and furnishing alcohol to a minor.

World News Dems ask Tillerson to support new elections in Honduras
Author: 0 Dems ask Tillerson to support new elections in Honduras

An opposition supporter holds up the Constitution of the Republic of Honduras during a protest over a contested presidential election with allegations of electoral fraud in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, December 22, 2017. She said Honduras should pursue a "long-term effort to heal the political divide in the country and enact much-needed electoral reforms". On the night of the 26 November election, Nasralla was five points ahead Hernandez with almost 60% of the vote counted - until election ...

World News Iranian Prisoner in Tehran 'Marked for Early Release'
Author: 0 Iranian Prisoner in Tehran 'Marked for Early Release'

She was convicted of plotting to topple Iran's clerical ruling system and sentenced to five years in prison in September 2016. She was arrested at Tehran Airport in 2016 while visiting her Iranian relatives with her infant daughter. British foreign minister Boris Johnson traveled to Iran this month to lobby for her release. Though Johnson later corrected himself, Iranian state television has made a point to repeatedly highlight them as justification for imprisoning her.

World News The Cambridges: William, Kate, George and Charlotte pose for new Christmas card
Author: 0 The Cambridges: William, Kate, George and Charlotte pose for new Christmas card

However, after the Kensington Palace shared the photograph on Twitter , many Twitter users noticed one of Kate's arms has seemingly disappeared, with one twitter user even starting a petition to 'recover Kate Middleton's lost arm'. We are delighted that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have chosen the Willcocks Nursery School for Princess Charlotte . A closer look at the image suggests it was taken before Kate announced she was expecting her third child as her figure-hugging look ...

World News Federal Bureau of Investigation accuses man of plotting Christmas Day terror attack in San Francisco
Author: 0 Federal Bureau of Investigation accuses man of plotting Christmas Day terror attack in San Francisco

Agent McKinney said James specifically mentioned Pier 39 in San Francisco because he had been there before and knew it was a heavily crowded area. According to a criminal complaint filed Friday, Jameson came to the FBI's attention on September 19, when a source who has previously reported to the agency on national security matters flagged his Facebook profile, where he appeared to be "liking" pro-ISIS posts.

World News North Korea: US WannaCry accusation 'reckless'
Author: 0 North Korea: US WannaCry accusation 'reckless'

The WannaCry attack struck more than 150 nations in May, locking up digital documents, databases and other files and demanding a ransom for their release. At the time, experts believed that North Korea was retaliating over a film called The Interview , which involved a plot to assassinate North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.