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by | January 13, 2018 | 01:46

While almost 70 per cent of voters feel Trump is not "level headed", 53 per cent feel the president is "intelligent" compared to the 44 per cent who said he's not "intelligent" and the 28 per cent who said he's "level headed". Fifty-nine percent said the president is a strong person, while 39 percent of respondents disagreed. The tax plan will increase their taxes, 33 percent of voters say, as 24 percent say the plan will reduce their taxes and 37 percent say it will not have much impact.

by | January 13, 2018 | 01:47

The incredible time traveling flight was pointed out by the flight tracking website Flightradar24's Twitter account. But it is not as uncommon as some might believe with planes crossing the International Date Line every day. Phil to Lost to Back to the Future . Something about the prospect of going back into the past is exciting. However, the flight was delayed due to some operational issue, which led the flight to take off at 12:05 am - a time by which the world had started welcoming 2018.

by | January 12, 2018 | 06:10

The failure of the talks is pushing Northern Ireland closer towards direct rule from London. Mrs Foster delivered the blunt message as further pressure was put on Sinn Fein to acknowledge that the IRA carried out the 1976 atrocity in which 10 Protestant workers were murdered.

by | January 12, 2018 | 03:31

However, President Trump appears to have won the war of words, after North and South Korea held rare formal talks Wednesday. Wolff details conversations in which he claims Bannon openly questioned Donald Trump Jr ., Jared Kushner and former campaign chairman Paul Manafort's decision to meet with a Russian attorney during the 2016 presidential campaign.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:18

The plan, however, was widely seen as an effort to alter the balance of competitive electricity markets that federal regulators have been cultivating since the late 1980s. Rather than driving up energy prices to support coal , the administration should ensure the flexibility of the grid to provide power based on the best current and future technology, at the best price for consumers.

by | January 11, 2018 | 09:03

It took a stubborn rearguard action from Pakistan's tailenders to rescue their innings, with a 70-run eighth-wicket partnership off 43 balls between Hasan Ali and Shadab Khan. Later, came to chase New Zealand was given target of chasing 151 runs in 25 overs. An over after successfully reviewing a caught-behind call, he became the first of many to gift-wrap his wicket - pulling a short ball well outside of off-stump off Trent Boult straight down the throat of Munro at square leg.

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:06

Pence will also confer with King Abdullah II of Jordan and then hold two days of meetings and events in Israel. Alyssa Farah, a Pence spokeswoman, said Pence was travelling to the Middle East at Trump's direction "to reaffirm our commitment to work with the U.S.'s allies in the region to defeat radicalism that threatens future generations".

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:06

But lots of people in Atlanta haven't forgotten. Protesters projected the message "F- Trump" on the front of the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta during the game. The civil rights group wants people attending the game to wave white towels. Still, they said, "we will not let the President's visit go without a response".

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:05

The 11-count federal indictment filed against her this morning in Brooklyn describes a long-running scheme that predates her time in office. She represents Bay Ridge, Coney Island, Dyker Heights and other communities nearby. Donoghue said Harris defrauded the government of tens of thousands of dollars. She submitted fake lease agreements to FEMA that she had allegedly entered into with the landlord of the Staten Island residence, as well as fraudulent rent payment receipts, the ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 02:03

She said that it was unfair that he was being given a performance-based raise when it was the teachers and students who were "doing the work" to meet those goals. A Louisiana teacher was handcuffed and briefly jailed after asking about teacher pay during a school board meeting. The Daily Mail reported school officials said there would be no charges against the teacher, from Rene Rost Middle School in Kaplan.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:59

Markle is grateful to everyone who has followed her social media accounts over the years", the palace statement said. "However, as she has not used them for some time she has taken the decision to close them". Markle, a Los Angeles native, also intends to become a United Kingdom citizen, a process which will take several years. She would use Instagram to post about her work on the TV show " Suits ", and to share adorable pictures of her two rescue dogs .

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:56

Israel instituted a travel ban on 20 worldwide organizations promoting a campaign to boycott the Middle Eastern country over its policies toward Palestine. Included on the 20 banned NGOs is the Quaker American Friends Service Committee, which won a 1947 Nobel Peace Prize for helping refugees flee the Holocaust during WW2.

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:55

Florida State's online education graduate program checked in at No. 13, while its online MBA program remained at No. 16 in the latest rankings. Ohio State's 19 online programs are available to students living in most states . 43 for the 2018 "Best Online Business Programs - Non MBA ". Online degree programs include the Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Bible and Theology, Business Administration, Christian Studies, Criminal Justice (two emphases areas), Ministry Leadership ...

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:47

After the frost encloses them completely, except for their yappers, the alligators would slow down their metabolisms to conserve heat and energy. They even have a plan to survive freezing conditions. Alligators may be cold-blooded creatures, but they're not exactly built for the icy temperatures that hit parts of the United States this week. "I looked around and I was like 'hmmm what is that poking up out of the water?' They nearly look like cypress trees a little bit from afar".

by | January 10, 2018 | 01:38

Consumers are bound today by the idea that a auto is "just a vehicle", but Kia is committed to providing a broader solution to mobility. Kia says the concept achieves a driving range of 238 miles-matching the Chevrolet Bolt's EPA-rated range exactly.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:01

President Nicolas Maduro on Friday said Venezuela in the coming days will issue 100 million units of an oil-backed cryptocurrency known as the petro, which will be worth the price of one barrel in Venezuela's oil basket. In the US, drillers are seeking to do more with less in a bid to boost profits . Crude inventories at the key pipeline hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, decreased by 1.5 million barrels in the week ended January 5, according to a forecast compiled by Bloomberg.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:57

On Sunday, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley stated there would be " no turnaround " in United States policy regarding engaging in negotiations with North Korea, although President Donald Trump previously confirmed willingness to coordinate peace talks during a press conference at Camp David.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:48

The president was at the White House when fire engines with flashing emergency lights clogged the streets around his Fifth Avenue luxury building during the morning rush-hour. The fire department is on the scene, the police spokesman said. A call came in just before 7 a.m. for a blaze at 721 Fifth Ave., which is the skyscraper where President Donald Trump lived before moving to the White House past year.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:41

Ms Roland went missing on the weekend. Our officers arrived, confirmed it was her and arranged she be checked at an area hospital. Roland covers Texas A&M athletics for Rivals, a Yahoo!-owned online publication focusing on college sports.

by | January 08, 2018 | 06:08

Police have cordoned off an area outside the entrance to the metro station Varby Gard, and are investigating the incident. Daily newspaper Aftonbladet said it was thought to have been a hand grenade. It and an adjacent square were closed while police carried out checks. Sven-Erik Olsson, a police spokesman, said there was nothing to indicate that the victims had been targeted and that it was too early to say precisely what type of device had caused the blast yesterday morning.

by | January 08, 2018 | 05:56

Nikki Haley also said the worldwide community can't let Iran silence protesters' messages, particularly by blocking some social media platforms. Pollock said Trump's rhetoric reflects the president's strong view of Iran as an enemy. The United Kingdom's ambassadorto the United Nations has encouraged all member states to stay committed to the Iran nuclear deal known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), IRNA reports.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:17

Numerous protest chants are calling for the downfall of the entire Islamic regime, unlike the 2009 protesters who sought to strengthen reformists and work within the system. But the protests might soon be quelled, dissolve into competing camps led by rival leaders, or be hijacked by hostile anti-Western forces, as numerous Arab Spring revolts were hijacked.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:15

Young was born on September 24, 1930, in San Francisco and grew up in Orlando, Florida. Young made a return trip to the Moon as commander of Apollo 16 in April 1972. After his return to Earth, the shuttle would become Young's next focus. NASA said Young was the only agency astronaut to go into space as part of the Gemini, Apollo and space shuttle programs, and the first to fly into space six times.

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:17

The news came after the company, Ocean Infinity , said this week it had already dispatched a research vessel towards the expected search zone as it believed a deal would be finalised imminently. The Malaysian government said it will allow a U.S. exploration firm to resume the search, Reuters reported. A spokesman for the company added: "The company are awaiting final contract award before the search recommences".

by | January 07, 2018 | 01:12

The advisories were issued due to a combination of factors, including the persistence of dangerously icy road conditions and wind chill factors of as low as 10 degrees. Sunday will bring snow and sleet before 2 p.m., then sleet between 2 and 3 p.m. and then rain after 3 p.m. School was cancelled for several days this week following Wednesday's storm, which dropped several inches of snow in areas throughout The T&D Region.