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by | November 25, 2017 | 01:17

In 2010, small businesses across the nation felt the pain of the Great Recession, and American Express launched Small Business Saturday , hoping to attract more holiday shoppers. Small Business Administration. "It's more of a campaign", Lordemann said, "and it's not something that ends Saturday ". A number of Ottawa businesses have been promoting their shops for Small Business Saturday , including those in a full-page advertisement in Wednesday's Times.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:46

A DCMS spokeswoman said it remained committed to help the five cities realise their cultural ambitions and is in urgent talks with the European Commission. However, British officials did warn entrants at the launch of the bidding process the title would be "subject to the outcome" of Brexit negotiations, which could affect United Kingdom participation.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:44

Those searching for a hand up Thanksgiving Day won't only leave with a belly full of turkey, but with clothes. CEO Dan Sieburg says crews were able to power through it and get things done as scheduled, something long-time clients are thankful for.

by | November 24, 2017 | 01:39

The sanctions specifically named four companies in Dandong that have been trading with North Korea despite United Nations sanctions that China's President Xi Jinping has said he fully supports. This continues a trend in which US-North Korea relations appear to send a lot of mixed messages. Air China's decision came shortly after a visit by a senior Chinese envoy to the North Korean capital of Pyongyang.

by | November 23, 2017 | 02:02

The entrance fees for motorcycles would go from $25 to $50. Visitors on foot or bicycle would pay $30, up from the $10 to $15. Becerra and his counterparts, including those in New York, Oregon and Arizona, argue the plan could reduce revenue by lowering visits and comes as the Trump administration is proposing far greater cuts to the park agency's budget than the revenues the plan is expected to bring in.

by | November 23, 2017 | 01:57

Now, as owner of the farm, he maintains the trees on the property, some of which were first planted 52 years ago. We tried reaching out to them but haven't heard back. The tree was scheduled to be set up at the governor's residence, 1006 Summit Ave., St. Paul, around 9 a.m., today, Monday, Nov. 20. It's the same story for Justin Sanchez, who owns a tree farm.

by | November 23, 2017 | 01:50

The documents allege that Lopez-Abrego helped dig the grave where the victim was found, and also used a walkie-talkie to alert the other gang members to the victim's arrival. He was missing a bottom tooth, police said, and wearing a large gray sweatshirt with the words "First United Methodist Church Laurel" written on the front when his body was found.

by | November 23, 2017 | 00:53

Meanwhile, DGP SP Vaid hailed the forces for the successful operation in Handwara. According to officials, the joint operation of the Indian Army and Jammu and Kashmir Police started late on Monday night. Pertinently, a Mugees Ahmed Mir, a militant from the area was killed on Friday evening in a gun fight at Zakura area in the outskirts of Srinagar city.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:54

Last month, another federal judge, U.S. District Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly in Washington, barred Trump's administration from proceeding with the plans to exclude transgender people from military service. Today, US District Judge Marvin Garbis said the "lack of any justification for the abrupt policy change", coupled with the "discriminatory impact" on troops in question "cannot possibly constitute a legitimate governmental interest".

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:55

So Tater and Tot, you can rest easy", Trump joked. After the pardoning, both turkeys will join last year's turkeys, Tater and Tot, at Virginia Tech's " Gobblers Rest' exhibit, where they'll be cared for by students and veterinarians". Instead, Trump stuck to a tight script where he kept trying to look serious and presidential while doing the most unserious thing that a president does.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:39

One Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft is already in Argentina, where it joined a NASA P-3 research aircraft supporting the ongoing search efforts over the submarine's last known location. Argentine President Mauricio Macri met with family members at the base as they waited for news about their loved ones. Argentine submarine ARA San Juan has been missing for nearly a week now and still no sign of its whereabouts.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:41

The police spokesman said the young man detonated his explosives Tuesday while mingling among the worshippers. Adamawa - along with Borno and Yobe states - has been under state of emergency for years due to violence. Adamawa, the state where Mubi is located, is no stranger to Boko Haram's violent attentions, according to NPR's Ofeibea Quist-Arcton. The result of his injuries on the spot of the accident killed at least 30 people.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:31

Today, an Iranian hacker named Behzad Mesri has been charged by a New York District Court with the attack he performed on November 8, 2017 against HBO's systems. Some of the leaked videos included a graphic of the " Game of Thrones " character the Night King with the message: "Winter is coming". Mesri, a member of the Iran-supported Turk Black Hat Security team, conducted "hundreds of website defacements" in the USA and across the world, prosecutors said.

by | November 22, 2017 | 01:10

Madhuku said that while a lawyer might see several opportunities there - Mugabe is, after all, widely accused of human rights abuses and clamping down on civil liberties during his 37-year rule, and he is 93 years old and sometimes falls asleep at public appearances - politicians may take other factors into account.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:49

And in western Kenya, Migori county police chief Joseph Nthenge said one person was shot dead by anti-riot police battling with protesters blocking a highway. Reacting to the judgment, the opposition described it as done under "duress". "We do not condemn the court, we sympathize with it". The protests turned violent in some parts of Nyanza, Odinga's home area as well as in the Kibera and Mathare slums in the capital of Nairobi.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:27

The Los Angeles Times reports that officials are citing the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of Kim Jong-un, as an act of terror. Malaysian authorities have said he was killed by two women who smeared suspected VX nerve agent onto his face at Kuala Lumpur airport February 13.

by | November 21, 2017 | 01:21

The submarine would have had to return to his base in Mar del Plata on Sunday or Monday. Argentina's navy is analysing a noise that may have come from a missing submarine with 44 crew members on board. A U.S. Navy official familiar with the search cautioned that it was unclear whether the Argentines described the sound as something similar to tools being banged against the hull of a submarine as was previously reported.

by | November 20, 2017 | 04:08

According to Pennsylvania State Police, a warrant has been issued for Holt's arrest. Police said Rahmael Sal Holt is suspected to be the shooter. Authorities say that Shaw pulled Holt over for a routine traffic stop, at which point Holt ran from his vehicle.

by | November 20, 2017 | 04:06

I'm going to say, 'Mr President, that's illegal.' And guess what he's going to do? GOP is toast if it follows Trump, Moore: Sen Flake Republican US Senator Jeff Flake, an outspoken critic of Trump, was caught on an open microphone saying the GOP is "toast" if it follows Trump and Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:43

Khalighi said she met Simmons and Ratner at a casting call before accompanying them to dinner one night. She said, "I looked over at Brett [Ratner] and said, 'help me, ' and I'll never forget the look on his face ". Meanwhile, Ratner - through his attorney - said he had " no recollection " of Khalighi asking for his help and said he did not see her "protest". One is named, former Rush assistant Anthony "Mac" McNair.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:39

Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Washington , DC. Moore still enjoys the support of conservative evangelical leaders, but he has ignored mounting calls from Washington Republicans concerned that if he stays in the race he may not only lose a seat they were sure to win but also may do significant damage to the party's brand among women nationwide as they prepare for a hard midterm election season.

by | November 20, 2017 | 03:18

The joint team of forces intensified the combing operation and the hiding militants opened fire upon them triggering of an encounter, he said. " Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police S.P. On the occasion, the DGP of J&K Police, Dr Shesh Paul Vaid told reporters that after Saturay's operation in Hajin, the area has been cleared of Lashkar militants.

by | November 19, 2017 | 03:04

Each one of the cards on the trees represents a child in the area that is in need this Christmas. While a very small percentage of the donations are used by Salvation Army HQ the largest portion remains in Montgomery County to assist with utility bills, rent, groceries and other needs of families in need residing within the county.

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:47

The Ontario government did not get unanimous consent to table back to work legislation that would have pushed to have Ontario college students return to class by Monday, Nov. This news comes just less than 12 hours after Council's offer was once again rejected by OPSEU and the strike was set to continue. "It was full of concessions and failed to address our concerns around fairness for faculty or education quality", said JP Hornick, chair of the faculty bargaining team for the Ontario Public ...

by | November 19, 2017 | 02:42

Trump himself has been accused of sexual harassment or assault by several women, and he also has taken criticism for not personally weighing in on the sexual misconduct allegations against Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore . She said she would leave any disciplinary action up to Senate leaders and was not calling for Franken to step down. As Trump assailed Franken, Moore was digging in, pledging to fight the accusations against him as the state GOP in Alabama reaffirmed its ...