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North Korea would be 'utterly destroyed' in war North Korea would be 'utterly destroyed' in war
- December 08, 2017

North Korean leader Kim said the test of the Hwasong-15 weapons system had helped his country achieve the goal of becoming a full nuclear power, as the global community expressed outrage. In October 2006 North Korea conducted the first of what has thus far been six underground nuclear tests. North Korea has said the missile it tested on Wednesday held a warhead capable of re-entering the Earth's atmosphere. (more...)
Kurdish Leader Goes on Trial in Turkey Facing 142 Years in Jail
- December 08, 2017

The court judges also refused to allow global and local observers to attend the hearing. In a 500 page indictment, Demirtas is accused of leading a terrorist organization, spreading terrorist propaganda, and inciting hate and crime. He faces up to 142 years in jail. The trial has adjourned until February and the judges ruled Demirtas will remain in prison. The government alleges the HDP, which remains legal, has links to the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), an armed group. (more...)
Zardari demands resignations of Shehbaz Sharif, Rana Sana after Tahirul Qadri meeting Zardari demands resignations of Shehbaz Sharif, Rana Sana after Tahirul Qadri meeting
- December 07, 2017

The PAT chief further said that he has asked his party to keep his container ready. "Now we will fight and take to the streets with him [Tahirul Qadri]". He said that the dates mentioned in the commission report give birth to suspicions. Tahir-ul-Qadri also spoke and said that the Justice Ali Baqar Najafi report had blamed Rana Sanaullah and Shehbaz Sharif for the Model Town massacre. (more...)
White House: Trump's throat 'was dry' White House: Trump's throat 'was dry'
- December 07, 2017

Sanders was walking off the podium after declaring a wrap on the briefing when she did an about face, returning to podium. "There were a lot of questions on that". Trump released a clean bill of health from his longtime personal physician past year that was widely panned as laughable for lacking details and offering an over-the-top portrait of Trump's health. (more...)
Auto hits pedestrians in lower Manhattan, NYPD says Auto hits pedestrians in lower Manhattan, NYPD says
- December 07, 2017

Police say none of the people who were struck have life-threatening injuries. Further details were not immediately available. It jumped a curb during the crash. Police said it appears the crash was an accident, not an intentional act. The driver of the Lincoln Town Car is being questioned as to why he continued after the first collision. (more...)
Turkey's president says NY trial is USA conspiracy Turkey's president says NY trial is USA conspiracy
- December 07, 2017

Zarrab said he worked with Halkbank from 2012 to 2016 to help Iran spend its oil and gas revenue overseas using fraudulent gold and food transactions. Zarrab has testified that he bribed Turkey's former economy minister and that Erdoğan approved of a scheme to help Iran avoid USA and United Kingdom sanctions. (more...)
Former Dem rep fired by Morgan Stanley denies harassment allegations Former Dem rep fired by Morgan Stanley denies harassment allegations
- December 07, 2017

In a statement, Ford disputed the allegations and said he would sue the woman, who he revealed was a reporter. The women, identified as a professional acquaintance, contended that Ford had forcibly grabbed her on one occasion and persistently pursued a relationship with her thereafter, finally ceasing at the woman's insistence. (more...)
United Kingdom electoral body says investigating Labour-backing campaign group Momentum United Kingdom electoral body says investigating Labour-backing campaign group Momentum
- December 07, 2017

The democracy watchdog said its probe would look into whether the group's spending breached the limits for non-party campaigners in national elections. Whether Momentum "submitted a return that did not include all invoices for payments of more than £200". In a statement on Thursday, the commission said it was possible contraventions or offences of a different nature could be found during the investigation. (more...)
Many Nigerians in Libya don't want to return-FG Many Nigerians in Libya don't want to return-FG
- December 07, 2017

He also confirmed that four of the returnees had medical cases and were promptly taken away on an ambulance for treatment. So far the government said 3,250 have so far returned from the Libyan enclave. The Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in a statement signed by the Spokesperson, Mr. Tiwatope Elias-Fatile on Tuesday, said the country's embassy in Libya had been visiting detention camps to identify Nigerians for registration. (more...)
NA condemns US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital NA condemns US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital
- December 07, 2017

It further said, "The US move is also a violation of worldwide law, UN Security Council resolutions, namely resolutions No.252 (1968), 267 (1969), 476 and 478 (1980), including the recent resolution 2334 (2016) and global consensus on how to resolve the Palestine conflict". (more...)
One person killed in Ventura County wildfire, high winds a threat One person killed in Ventura County wildfire, high winds a threat
- December 07, 2017

State Route 150 was also closed between Carpinteria and Ojai, cutting off access between Ventura and Santa Barbara. The California Highway Patrol reopened the southbound side of the 101 about 6:45 a.m.; patrol vehicles were escorting traffic along the coastal stretch. (more...)
Vishal's nomination rejected, actor tweets to PM Modi seeking 'justice' Vishal's nomination rejected, actor tweets to PM Modi seeking 'justice'
- December 07, 2017

Totally unfair. I bring this to your notice & I hope justice prevails. "People know what happened yesterday". On Monday, the Delhi High Court rejected the plea by the VK Sasikala-Dhinakaran faction of AIADMK for the "hat" symbol, which was allotted to them in March by the EC for contesting the bypoll. (more...)
Parents Of Accused Serial Killer Refuse To Cooperate With Police Parents Of Accused Serial Killer Refuse To Cooperate With Police
- December 07, 2017

The judge questioned whether the goal was to punish the parents or simply to get them to comply with subpoenas. Ralph Fernandez, an attorney for the couple, said they haven't slept much since their son was arrested November 28 and charged with four counts of first-degree murder for the apparently random shootings that began in early October in Tampa's Seminole Heights neighborhood. (more...)
1 dead, 5 hurt after carbon monoxide poisoning in San Francisco 1 dead, 5 hurt after carbon monoxide poisoning in San Francisco
- December 07, 2017

Emergency crews were called at 4:26 a.m. after a carbon monoxide alarm sounded in the home, ABC7 reported. "They were also experiencing symptoms of Carbon dioxide exposure so they called 911". An elderly woman was taken to the hospital in serious condition. Four residents on the upper level of the home were able to get out and were treated at the scene. (more...)
Will Dollar General Corporation (DG) Run Out of Steam Soon? Will Dollar General Corporation (DG) Run Out of Steam Soon?
- December 07, 2017

Pggm Investments invested 0.16% in Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG). Dynamic Solutions Llc reported 0.32% stake. Prudential Financial Inc. boosted its stake in Dollar General by 27.3% in the 2nd quarter. Dollar General Corp . had 92 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Investors will be watching to see if the name can maintain momentum heading into the new year.Since the start of the calendar year, Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)'s stock has changed ... (more...)
Mayfield, Jackson, Love Are Heisman Trophy Finalists Mayfield, Jackson, Love Are Heisman Trophy Finalists
- December 07, 2017

The Heisman Trophy announcement will be made Saturday evening in New York City. However, Jackson will likely fall short of becoming just the second two-time Heisman winner-a distinction that should remain with former Ohio State running back Archie Griffin. (more...)
House clears reciprocal concealed carry bill House clears reciprocal concealed carry bill
- December 07, 2017

Rep. Jerrold Nadler of NY, top Democrat on the House Judiciary panel, said the background-check provision "actually would save lives and should not be tethered" to the concealed-carry reciprocity bill . He called the bill the "culmination of a 30-year movement recognizing the right of all law-abiding Americans to defend themselves, and their loved ones, including when they cross state lines". (more...)
Russian military: mission accomplished, Islamic State defeated in Syria Russian military: mission accomplished, Islamic State defeated in Syria
- December 07, 2017

The senior officer emphasized that to date, not a single settlement or district remains under the terrorist group's control in the country. Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday a complete victory had been achieved over Daesh (ISIS) on both banks of the Euphrates River in Syria, adding that the focus would switch to a political process that would eventually involve presidential and parliamentary elections. (more...)
Budget carrier Ryanair staring at its first ever strike
- December 07, 2017

Anpac said it was not yet clear how many of its pilots were scheduled to fly at that time. Following on from Ryanair cancelling 2,100 flights between September and October and a further 18,000 between November and March, there have been widespread reports of discontent among pilots at the airline. (more...)
Scott Frost named the Home Depot Coach of the Year Scott Frost named the Home Depot Coach of the Year
- December 07, 2017

But on Tuesday after UCF Athletic Director Danny White announced Josh Heupel as the Knight's new head coach, fans and sports commentators began asking if Frost should still be the one to coach the bowl game. (more...)

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