by | December 21, 2017 | 19:06

Not anymore - at least, not in Europe. In its ruling, the European Court Of Justice said that a service whose objective is to connect, by using smartphone application and for remuneration and non-professional drivers are using their own vehicle to serve persons who wish to make urban journeys must be considered as "a service in the field of transport".

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:59

China's answer to Uber is catching up with its American rival in a key metric: money. Competition in China's booming mobile payment market is set to intensify, after Didi Chuxing , the country's largest ride-hailing company, acquired a much-coveted license to enter the internet finance sector.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:46

The North's soldiers also responded with firing but apparently no bullets were fired across the common border. More than 30,000 North Koreans have defected to the South, but it's unusual for soldiers to flee across the so-called DMZ, a 2.5-mile wide, 150-mile-long buffer zone lined with barbed wire and dotted with landmines.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:47

Despite the USA criticism, Hua said no country can prevent the people of China from following the path of socialism with Chinese characteristics, which has proven to be a great success and its achievements widely recognized by the global community.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:38

The Prime Minister in a letter wrote that she had asked Green, her effective deputy, to resign. "I apologise my statements were misleading on this point", he said. In her reply, Theresa May said she was "extremely sad to be writing this letter" and that she appreciated his apology to Maltby. They praised her courage in speaking out about the "abuse of authority".

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:27

And go through this complete process of an extensive ethics review, and whatever the outcome is I will live with it. "I've seen a person that his own caucus has turned on". If I were Leann Tweden, who was the first to complain, I would stand by for a campaign of attack meant to discredit her. Democrats can spout hypocritical rhetoric like this int heir sleep, after all.

by | December 21, 2017 | 00:19

One Canadian, two Swedes and a tour guide also died in the accident, according to a statement from the Quintana Roo state government. Mexican authorities said 18 other people were injured in the accident. Celebrity Equinox, a seven-night Caribbean cruise, departed from PortMiami on Saturday, December 16. The General Director of State Transit, Jorge Cesar Santana Poot, says injured people were transferred to hospitals in Bacalar and Chetumal.

by | December 20, 2017 | 23:25

Donald Trump , Jr. met with a Russian lawyer during the USA presidential campaign to discuss the law and how sanctions might be eased against Russia . Kataev, a prison warden, allegedly oversaw the detention and torture of gay men in Chechnya "in the first half of 2017", among other abuses, Treasury said .

by | December 20, 2017 | 23:11

And she found the PM should have found alternatives to using the Aga Khan's private aircraft to travel between Nassau and his island. The prime minister describes Prince Shah Karim Al Hussaini Aga Khan as a long-time family friend. Ms. Dawson rejected the Prime Minister's assertion that the free flights to the island did not violate the rules because of the "exceptional circumstances" related to the secluded nature of the residence.

by | December 20, 2017 | 23:10

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has admitted that midfielder Adam Lallana still needs "more minutes" before being ready to hold down a place in the starting lineup. "It would be a great happiness for me, because we would have another great player and another Brazilian". Liverpool must play four matches in 11 days over the Christmas and New Year period.

by | December 20, 2017 | 23:06

A CNBC poll released Monday found Trump had an approval rating of 42 percent, a four-point bounce from the same poll's results in September-an increase pollsters attributed to growing confidence in the economy. That year Democrats recaptured both the House and Senate and had a 50 percent to 36 percent margin in the poll . But among Democrats, three quarters - 73 percent - say they will definitely vote against Trump.

by | December 20, 2017 | 22:42

Several top Washington Republicans have privately indicated the CHIP program funding would be restored, but there has been no public word yet. Congress let the funding for CHIP run out this fall, making those like Tennessee's Governor concerned.

by | December 20, 2017 | 22:18

In the letter, Latvala says he will resign his seat in the Senate at midnight on January 5, 2018. A special master's report released Tuesday found probable cause that Sen. After the report was released Tuesday evening, Latvala posted on Facebook that he would visit family in MS for Christmas and then decide what to do when he returns to Florida.

by | December 20, 2017 | 21:51

Census Bureau estimates released Wednesday. The Salt Lake Tribune will update this story throughout the day . Between July 2016 and July 2017, 399,734 new Texans were welcomed. Pennsylvania had a 0.1 percent increase with 18,452. The south and west regions of America also continue to lead in population growth. The U.S. territory of Puerto Rico also took a hit in population numbers.

by | December 20, 2017 | 21:10

Karey Fitzgerald , of Norwalk, told News 12 CT she thinks parents should have had the choice of whether to send their child to school. Ivanka Trump made an unannounced visit to a CT high school Monday and some parents are upset that they were not given advance notice.

by | December 20, 2017 | 18:14

It was not released in order to protect her dignity she was dressed in a nightie, Dhinakaran had said. While a total of 59 candidates are in the field, a triangular contest is on cards in RK Nagar bypolls among the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagams E Madhusudhanan, the partys sidelined leader TTV Dinakaran and the opposition DMK N Marudhu Ganesh.

by | December 20, 2017 | 18:07

According to reports, the Juvenile Justice Board , while delivering the judgment noted that the accused was mature enough to realise the consequences of his actions and therefore must be tried as an adult. Sushil Tekriwal, who is presenting the case from the parent's side has said that because the severity of the crime can not be overlooked, the accused boy is surely going to be tried as adult.

by | December 20, 2017 | 16:41

Cabrera hit speeds of up to 105 miles per hour, before being cornered and stopped on 441. A police pursuit after a Pembroke Pines officer was dragged by a vehicle ended in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 595 in Davie during rush-hour Tuesday morning when two men were taken into custody.

by | December 20, 2017 | 16:23

Local officials said they were investigating the 10 unidentified bodies found on Monday near a cemetery in Inn Din village. Since their arrest, the two journalists have been held in an undisclosed location and both their employer and families have been denied access to them, Reuters said .

by | December 20, 2017 | 16:23

The Article 7.1 motion put forward by the Commission will warn that there "is a clear risk of a serious breach by a Member State of the values" of the European Union - which include the rule of law and the independence of the judiciary. Thousands of people across Poland have protested against the planned reforms, which were passed by both chambers of Poland's parliament. He insisted the provisions were drawn from the justice systems of Western EU members.

by | December 20, 2017 | 12:15

If Congress does nothing, almost 1,000 DACA recipients per day will lose their work permits and be put at risk of deportation starting March 6. We need a clean DREAM Act - a bill that exclusively addresses the status of immigrants who came here as minors.

by | December 20, 2017 | 12:16

When he resigned as Boston archbishop in December 2002, Law was the most senior Catholic prelate in the US, disgraced after The Boston Globe revealed that he and other archdiocesan officials had shuffled abuser priests among parishes, most infamously defrocked priest John Geoghan, without telling the new churches or law enforcement.

by | December 20, 2017 | 10:34

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying warned Washington that failure to do so "would only harm itself as well as others". President Donald Trump will describe China as a strategic "competitor" on Monday when he releases a national security strategy that accuses Beijing of maintaining a "repressive vision" and pursuing policies of economic aggression aimed at weakening the US.

by | December 20, 2017 | 08:54

The shooting is being investigated by the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, which investigates most police shootings in the state. As law enforcement intervened, they say the man lunged at police officers before he was shot. It wasn't immediately clear how the man got a weapon into the interview room. Sources said MPD investigators think Fischer is the person who pulled the trigger in that shooting and had confessed to the shooting just before he pulled out a knife and started stabbing ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:47

Police are not looking for anyone else on the site in relation to the incident. Suffolk Police was notified about a breach of security at about 13:40 GMT. Air Force bases in the United Kingdom, including RAF Mildenhall. A man was arrested Monday at a military base used by the US Air Force in Britain after he was met with gunfire while trying to ram an entrance with his vehicle, according to reports.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:49

It was the highest-profile cyberattack North Korea has been blamed for since the 2014 hack of Sony Pictures after it produced "The Interview", a satirical movie imagining a Central Intelligence Agency plot to kill leader Kim Jong Un. "Sanctions on North Korea really aren't going to change its behavior", said James Lewis, a technology and intelligence expert at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, who proposes not just targeting North Korea's revenue sources but also its ...

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:43

However, the two had met on prior occasions, the report continues, at "porn conventions" in Tampa where Spark requested to make homemade porn with her, although they never agreed on a price and the scenes were never made. Boselli turned him down again when he approached her at the jail, but authorities were later able to confirm that he had sex with at least one other inmate - 28-year-old Antoinette Rose Napolitano .

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:42

The four Pro Bowl selections are the most for the Jaguars since they had seven players selected in 1999. Star players like Jadeveon Clowney of the Texans and Myles Garrett of the Cleveland Browns were no match for Lewan, who has earned his second consecutive Pro Bowl nod.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:25

Trump said the United States wanted Pakistan to take decisive action to help fight extremism, and that Washington had "no choice" but to deal with the challenge posed by North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. "We remain ready to respond with overwhelming force to North Korean aggression and will improve options to compel denuclearization of the peninsula", it says.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:21

Located near Hyde Park - not far from the Cambridges' residence at Kensington Palace - the "traditional nursing school" claims to have an ethos for "high standards, excellence and good manners". The school, named among London's best by Tatler magazine, is just half-a-mile from Charlotte's home at the palace. The image was used on their Christmas card this year.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:46

Democrat Shelly Simonds beat incumbent Republican David Yancey in the 94th District race by a margin of a single vote, said Trent Armitage, executive director of the Virginia House Democratic Caucus. She remembered how a Democrat Jim Scott prevailed in a recount in 1991 to turn a 17-vote loss into a 1-vote win - earning the nickname "Landslide Jim".

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:26

Overview: High temperatures return to the mid-50s for Tuesday , with partly to mostly cloudy skies. Highs in the low to mid 60s. A low pressure system is likely to slide across the Carolinas Wednesday . Tomorrow: Partly sunny. Highs: 50-55. Thursday: A chance of rain, mainly before noon, then a slight chance of drizzle after 3 p.m. SATURDAY: Mostly cloudy and cold.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:35

Employers will be required to pay servers and other tipped employees the full minimum wage and such "front of the house" workers also will be entitled to keep the tips they receive on top of the direct wage. "It hurts immigrants. Seventy percent of the employees are women. Even with tips, most of these workers are barely scraping by", said Paul Sonn, NELP general counsel said.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:32

Trash and recycling collection will be delayed by one day during the weeks of Christmas and New Year's Day. Keep in mind to also put out your green bin/food caddy. "It's important that we get the message out there that cardboard packaging from online purchases, envelopes with windows, non-glittery wrapping paper and Christmas cards can all go in your green bins".

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:17

Texas Tech plays their final game of the season Saturday in the Birmingham Bowl against South Florida. The group originally chuckled a bit as Gronk came on screen, then erupted into cheers when the tight end announced that Parker is now on scholarship.