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California Highway Patrol Officer Dies In Christmas Eve Crash

California Highway Patrol Officer Dies In Christmas Eve Crash Camilleri and Velasquez, who was seated in the driver's seat, were participating in the department's Maximum Enforcement Patrol to ensure the safety of motorists during the holiday season. Gov. The officer who died was in the passenger seat. He was identified as 33-year-old Officer Andrew Camilleri Sr., according to Gov. "We join his family, friends and the entire California Highway Patrol ... [Full Article...]

Trump to sign tax bill before leaving for holiday

The pens which are otherwise conventionally given to lawmakers who helped work on a bill, were offered to press because Trump signed the legislation after they had all left Washington for the holidays, reported the Hill. "Corporations are literally going wild over this", Trump said. Passage of the tax bill marked a significant victory for a president hungry for a win after chaos and legislativ... [Full Article...]

Delhi Congress holds protest, demands PM's apology over 2G

Delhi Congress holds protest, demands PM's apology over 2G I am glad that the court has announced unambiguously that the massive propaganda launched against the UPA was without any foundation. "It was regrettable that the government (at the Centre) itself was unable to figure out that the spectrum issue got caught in a conspiracy to defeat the UPA coalition government", Raja said on Friday. [Full Article...]

Jadhav's wife, mother reach Pak FO

Jadhav's wife, mother reach Pak FO Pakistan has announced it would issue photos and a video of the meeting and also allow the family to interact with media, if India agrees. The meeting took place at the Pakistan foreign office in Islamabad amid tight security on Monday. [Full Article...]

Emirates stops flying to Tunisia in row over ban on Tunisian women

Emirates stops flying to Tunisia in row over ban on Tunisian women Tunisian government officials said the UAE had banned Tunisian women from flying to or transiting through its territory. The Tunisian transport ministry said in a statement earlier that Emirates flights would be suspended until the UAE airline found a way to operate according to global law and treaties. [Full Article...]

Investec Asset Management LTD Trimmed Carnival Corp (CCL) Holding by $145.04 Million

Albany Intl Corp now has $1.98B valuation. The overall volume in the last trading session was 3.72 million shares. About 1.82 million shares traded. Carnival (NYSE: CCL ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, December 19th. [Full Article...]

Turkey dismisses over 2700 employees under new decrees

Turkey dismisses over 2700 employees under new decrees According to the decrees, numbered 695 and 696, these civilians can no longer be held liable for any criminal or civil wrongdoings committed on the night of the coup attempt and the following weeks. Gulen insists he has nothing to do with the coup. The decree on dismissals was published alongside another announcement that men accused of "acting against the constitutional order" would have to wea... [Full Article...]

Environment Canada predicts white Christmas, issues special weather statement

Environment Canada predicts white Christmas, issues special weather statement Snowfall amounts will diminish gradually as the system moves south. Cold brisk winds on Christmas Day will likely create some local blowing snow as well. Current indications are that central and eastern areas of the province will receive less than 15 centimetres. This intense low will produce large waves and storm surge, which will give higher than normal water levels and rough pounding surf for... [Full Article...]

North Korea rejects United Nations sanctions

North Korea rejects United Nations sanctions The U.S. -penned sanctions include a tighter cap beginning in January on diesel, kerosene and other refined petroleum product exports to North Korea , lowering the limit to 500,000 barrels a year from 2 million barrels, and the repatriation of North Koreans working overseas within two years. [Full Article...]

TTV Dhinakaran surges ahead, AIADMK, DMK continue to trail

TTV Dhinakaran surges ahead, AIADMK, DMK continue to trail His triumph will be made especially sweet by the knowledge that in recent months, he and his supporters suffered serious reverses - including his arrest in a bribery case and the loss of the AIADMK's two-leaves symbol. Meanwhile, Dhinakaran's supporters have already begun celebrating and distributing candies. But Dhinakaran will now try to win back the iconic 'Rettai Ilai, ' and is likely to w... [Full Article...]

Peru's president pardons ex-leader Fujimori

Peru's president pardons ex-leader Fujimori The dissident faction was led by Fujimori's youngest son, Kenji, who has challenged his sister Keiko's leadership of their father's following and who could receive a boost if the once-popular patriarch is released from prison. The Brazilian firm admitted in a 2016 U.S. Justice Department agreement to paying almost $800 million in kickbacks to politicians, their campaigns and political parties to s... [Full Article...]

Jairam Thakur to be new Himachal CM

Jairam Thakur to be new Himachal CM Within seven months of his leadership, BJP came back to power with an emphatic win in the 2007 assembly polls. Today while addressing a press conference, Thakur thanked his party's leaders after accepting his new position. He had won his first assembly election in 1998 from Mandi. Had Union health minister JP Nadda been party's choice, there was a possibility of Dhumal's MP son Anurag Thakur bei... [Full Article...]

Less than half of Americans support Trump's Jerusalem recognition

Less than half of Americans support Trump's Jerusalem recognition On Thursday, 128 countries defied Trump by backing a non-binding UN General Assembly resolution calling for the United States to drop its recognition of Jerusalem. Morales's position has become fragile in recent months because of allegations of corruption against him being investigated by a special UN-backed body working with Guatemalan prosecutors. [Full Article...]

Greece and Cyprus back United Nations condemnation of Trump's decision on Jerusalem

Greece and Cyprus back United Nations condemnation of Trump's decision on Jerusalem Some 128 countries voted for the U.N. resolution, while nine voted "no", and 35 nations abstained. Israel joined the U.S.in voting "no". He later added: "And by the way, there is no diplomat in Nikki Haley ". Among the principal takeaways from the General Assembly's action is that an global sense of justice and fairness matters. The results of the resolution appear to be an outright victory f... [Full Article...]

Proposed triple talaq bill will empower Muslim women

Proposed triple talaq bill will empower Muslim women The chairman of the board, Maulana Rabe Hasani Nadwi, will request Prime Minister Narendra Modi to withhold or withdraw the proposed Bill that criminalises the practice of instant divorce, an official spokesperson of the Muslim body said. [Full Article...]

Deputy FBI Director Testifies

Deputy FBI Director Testifies On Thursday, McCabe sat down for a transcribed interview with two House committees investigating the bureau's handling of the Clinton email investigation previous year. But McCabe is a civil service employee who can not be fired without clear evidence of wrongdoing. Trump tweeted this month that the FBI's reputation "is in Tatters". [Full Article...]

California's Thomas wildfire now largest in state history

California's Thomas wildfire now largest in state history Two were in the 1970s and the earliest was in 1932 - the Matilija fire which, like the Thomas fire, burned through Ventura County. However, firefighters appear to be getting a handle on the blaze, securing established containment lines adjacent to communities and other infrastructure while monitoring for flareups and new fires. [Full Article...]

Reported SpaceX rocket seen over Arizona sky

Reported SpaceX rocket seen over Arizona sky KTLA began receiving numerous phone calls shortly after 5:30 p.m., when a brilliant but slow-moving light - somewhat resembling a jellyfish-like creature - appeared in the night sky. The launch in the setting sun created a shining, billowing streak that was widely seen throughout Southern California and as far away as Phoenix. The company designs, manufactures and launches rockets and spacecraf... [Full Article...]

Bomb squad investigating after shooting incidents in Harrisburg

Bomb squad investigating after shooting incidents in Harrisburg Authorities say 51-year-old Ahmed Aminamin El-Mofty fired at a Capitol police officer around 4 p.m. Friday and then at a Pennsylvania state trooper a short while later. Marsico said that El-Mofty had recently returned to the US from a trip to the Middle East. "That's not his behavior at all", said Soweilam, co-owner of a Halal store in Camp Hill. [Full Article...]

Philadelphia orchestra removes Dutoit's title

Philadelphia orchestra removes Dutoit's title Globetrotting conductor Charles Dutoit is being accused of sexual misconduct in numerous cities and locations-by several alleged victims including women in Chicago. The AP said it corroborated the alleged assaults, which happened in various cities across the USA, with colleagues of the accusers. The reaction has been swift in the classical music world following the graphic sexual assault accusat... [Full Article...]


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