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World News State Dept. to Resume Full Visa Services in Turkey
Author: 0 State Dept. to Resume Full Visa Services in Turkey

Turkey isn't the only place in which the USA has slashed visa services as a result of poor diplomatic relations. Earlier, the US Embassy in Ankara said in a statement that the issuance of non-immigrant visas to Turkish citizens will be resumed in January 2019, Trend reports.

World News Equity indices close in red after scaling new intra-day highs
Author: 0 Equity indices close in red after scaling new intra-day highs

However, the BSE market breadth indicated a bullish trend with 1,436 stocks advancing as compared to 1,332 declines. "The sudden increase in volatility was probably due to the roll-over of positions in the F&O segment from the December series to the January 2018 series".

World News Trump Jabs Vanity Fair For Apologizing For Video Mocking Hillary Clinton
Author: 0 Trump Jabs Vanity Fair For Apologizing For Video Mocking Hillary Clinton

That conundrum must have left Donald Trump 's addled brain a little tuckered out because the slam that did come out was a garbled mess - in which he said Anna Wintour is "begging for forgiveness". "Volunteer work, knitting, improv comedy - literally anything to keep you from running again". Beth Kseniak, a spokeswoman for Vanity Fair , has said of the video, "It was an attempt at humor and we regret that it missed the mark".

World News Soccer star Weah poised to win Liberia's presidency
Author: 0 Soccer star Weah poised to win Liberia's presidency

The U.S. -based Carter Center said there were "notable improvements" in the handling of Tuesday's vote from the first round in October, echoing positive assessments from other worldwide observers. Sirleaf's tenure as Liberia's president ended decades of conflict and civil war in the African nation. Living standards in Liberia remain among the worst in the world.

World News Woman Accused of Destroying $300K Worth of Art at Tony Buzbee's House
Author: 0 Woman Accused of Destroying $300K Worth of Art at Tony Buzbee's House

Layman was charged with criminal mischief and later posted $30,000 bond. Among the list of damaged masterpieces reportedly damaged by Laymen were two Andy Warhol paintings valued at $500,000 each. The sculptures, KHOU reported , were worth $20,000 each. Buzbee is known for leading the defense in an abuse of power case against former Texas Gov.

World News Dozens Killed in Bombing at Shiite Center and News Agency in Kabul
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They set off explosive devices in the basement of the building where scores of people had gathered to mark the December 1979 invasion of Afghanistan by the former Soviet Union, he said. The ISIS's local affiliate, which first appeared in eastern Afghanistan near the border with Pakistan in early 2015, has become increasingly active and has claimed several recent suicide attacks in Kabul .

World News Modi didn't question Singh's commitment to nation: Jaitley
Author: 0 Modi didn't question Singh's commitment to nation: Jaitley

After backroom negotiations between the treasury benches and the opposition, a compromise was reached with both the sides agreeing to do their bit to resolve the situation. Earlier in the month, Modi, while addressing a rally in Gujarat's Palanpur had accused Manmohan Singh, Hamid Ansari and other leaders of conspiring with Pakistan to win the assembly elections in his home state.

World News Russia Accuses The US Of Supporting ISIS - Again
Author: 0 Russia Accuses The US Of Supporting ISIS - Again

However, the figure excludes areas in western Syria under the control of President Bashar Assad's government and his allies. US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has said the US military will fight ISIS in Syria "as long as they want to fight".

World News McEachern grad TJ Rahming plays role in Duke's bowl triumph
Author: 0 McEachern grad TJ Rahming plays role in Duke's bowl triumph

They managed that, got a bid to spend Christmas in Detroit , and salvaged the season with a 36-14 win over Northern Illinois . "He's one of the brightest players I've ever had the opportunity to coach", Cutcliffe said. There was a play right out of the half, where I threw a ball to Spencer and he dropped it, and we really needed it. Northern Illinois failed to move the chains with consistency against Duke , and the Huskies' defense couldn't produce the game-changing plays it had ...

World News Theresa May's deputy Damian Green QUITS over computer porn storm
Author: 0 Theresa May's deputy Damian Green QUITS over computer porn storm

The internal investigation found that his conduct as a minister was generally "professional and proper" but found two statements made by Green on November 4 and 11 to be inaccurate and misleading. Green's sacking follows the November resignations of Sir Michael Fallon as defence secretary amid Westminster sleaze allegations, and global development secretary Priti Patel over undisclosed meetings in Israel.

World News Jai Ram Thakur Selected As Himachal CM, Has Strong RSS Links
Author: 0 Jai Ram Thakur Selected As Himachal CM, Has Strong RSS Links

The decision was taken at the first meeting of the Chief Minister and his new cabinet, who took oath on Wednesday morning. It remains to be seen if Thakur can undo the anti-incumbency electoral pattern of Himachal Pradesh. The Congress won 21 seats, independents two and the Communist Party of India-Marxist one. Former chief minister Virbhadra Singh congratulated Thakur and hoped that the present government would honour the developmental programmes started by the Congress regime.

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Author: 0 "We Are Here To Change The Constitution", Says Union Minister, Hegde

The Congress members also displayed posters demanding immediate sacking of Hegde, who is the Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship. Lauding the Government for taking various steps to strengthen the memory of Dr BR Ambedkar, Athawale said, "BJP, under Modi, would go on to win 2019 and also 2024 Lok Sabha polls".

World News Gas prices in western MA continue to drop
Author: 0 Gas prices in western MA continue to drop

According to GasBuddy.com, the average price for gallon of regular in the Springfield area is $2.44. Oil prices reached new heights yesterday, causing a bump in the road for falling gas prices. "We may see moderate increases at the pump this week", AAA spokesman Mark Jenkins said in a prepared statement. The lowest was $2.23 on July 5. The cheapest prices are in the Tampa area ($2.29), Orlando ($2.30) and Jacksonville ($2.31).

Author: 0 Korean Officials Allegedly Involved in Ballistic Missile Program

In response to news that the rogue nation, U.S. Secretary of State issued the following statement: "North Korea launched yet another intermediate range ballistic missile". North Korea's leading newspaper, the Rodong Sinmun of the Workers' Party, ran an editorial on its front page stressing the importance of launching an all-out campaign to pay a great deal of attention to the ideology presented in Kim's address on Saturday.

World News Florida bald eagles await arrival of 2 eaglets
Author: 0 Florida bald eagles await arrival of 2 eaglets

Below is video of last time Harriet and M15 had an eaglet. Last year, the American bald eagles became internet stars when people around the world tuned in to watch a livestream from cameras perched above and around their nest in Fort Myers.

World News Dominion Energy heads to Puerto Rico to help rebuild infrastructure
Author: 0 Dominion Energy heads to Puerto Rico to help rebuild infrastructure

Beginning a 2,000-plus mile journey, equipment from Ameren, including trucks and trailers, is expected to roll out from St. Louis and Maryville, Illinois, as soon as later this week. "Our crews are ready to go to work for the people of Puerto Rico". "Our mission is to help improve lives and today Puerto Rico needs our help", Kable said.

World News Singer Joy Villa Reportedly Files Sex Assault Complaint Against Ex-Trump Aide
Author: 0 Singer Joy Villa Reportedly Files Sex Assault Complaint Against Ex-Trump Aide

Asked about the allegation in an interview on Wednesday, Lewandowski told the Fox Business television network that the matter was under investigation. Politico reported that a friend who witnessed Villa's conversation with Lewandowski corroborated her account, but requested anonymity. She said she was hesitant to go to police at first, but on Sunday filed sexual assault charges.

Author: 0 Police remain at apartment house where 4 bodies were found

Dan DeWolf told CNN affiliate WTEN . The women were in a relationship, and the girl and the boy were the children of one of the women, police said. "I don't know of a word that can say it", Tedesco said at a news conference. Autopsies are being performed today, Tedesco said. State police were involved in the investigation along with NY parole officials, Tedesco said. "We don't believe there is a danger to the public".

World News Temperatures in the Teens Tonight
Author: 0 Temperatures in the Teens Tonight

We will see a slight "warming" trend, if you want to call it that, to end the week as highs moderate back to the lower 40s on Thursday and Friday , though clouds will hang tough with partly to mostly cloudy skies overall. Temperatures will be the big headline with readings remaining below freezing through the weekend. Saturday looks to feature mostly cloudy skies with temperatures only in the upper 20s.

World News After four years, civilian evacuation in Syria's Ghouta
Author: 0 After four years, civilian evacuation in Syria's Ghouta

A Jaish al-Islam political official in Ghouta said the Syrian Arab Red Crescent mediated between Damascus and the rebels for the swop. The evacuation is being managed on the ground by the Syrian Red Crescent with the support of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC).

World News Twitter Is Too Big For The Library Of Congress To Archive
Author: 0 Twitter Is Too Big For The Library Of Congress To Archive

From December 31, the Library of Congress will no longer archive all posts but will still collect tweets deemed historically significant. It may sound odd, but since 2010 the library has been archiving your silly jokes and trolling on Twitter, in addition to any tweets of historical importance.

World News Police identify victims in Tuesday night's triple homicide
Author: 0 Police identify victims in Tuesday night's triple homicide

John W. Dalton is identified as his father, Jean Dalton is identified as his mother and Leonna Dalton-Phillip was his niece. Three people were found dead Tuesday night in a north Omaha home. Dalton Jr. had been named as a person of interest in the slayings of 70-year old John W. Dalton Sr., his wife, 65-year old Jean Dalton, and 18-year old Leonna Dalton-Phillip.

World News Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels swap prisoners
Author: 0 Ukraine, pro-Russian rebels swap prisoners

Numerous captives are not combatants; some are activists and bloggers who were charged with spying or treason. The transfer of 237 prisoners from the Ukrainian government side and 73 from the rebel side was the largest since the conflict erupted in 2014 in Ukraine's two eastern-most regions, which border Russian Federation.

Author: 0 President Obama warns against getting 'cocooned' in bias via social media

As he appeared on BBC Radio 4's flagship Today programme, Mr Obama claimed that there was a danger of people cementing their biases as a direct result of social media use. Prince Harry lightened the mood with a speed round with simpler questions that may have revealed a lot more about Obama than the complicated ones.

World News Island Property Owners Join Rush to Prepay Tax Bills
Author: 0 Island Property Owners Join Rush to Prepay Tax Bills

Under the new legislation, deductions for combined state and local income taxes, sales taxes and property taxes are capped at $10,000. Taxes paid before the end of the year can be deducted on 2017 returns. Tax offices in different places around the country have very different positions on whether they would accept prepayments. But the county felt a need to respond to a demand to pre-pay.

World News Explosion in a Shopping Center in St. Petersburg, There are Injured People
Author: 0 Explosion in a Shopping Center in St. Petersburg, There are Injured People

Police, bomb-disposal experts and rescuers have arrived at the scene. It was reported that only a wall and a cash register inside the supermarket were damaged in the blast. As a result, several people have been injured", the Saint Petersburg police said. The building was evacuated, TASS reported. Andrey Kibitov, a spokesman for St.

World News New Jerusalem Train Station To Be Named After Trump
Author: 0 New Jerusalem Train Station To Be Named After Trump

But she told Haaretz that Israel is focusing on persuading them to recognize Yerushalayim as Israel's capital, as President Trump did, and not necessarily moving their embassies. Israel claims all of Jerusalem as its capital, while the Palestinians claim the city's eastern sector, which was captured by Israel in 1967. The move comes after Trump unilaterally recognised Jerusalem as Israel's capital and has prompted global criticism and sparked protests across the world.