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by | December 27, 2017 | 21:36

Ukrainian government forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine have begun a major prisoner swap, Russian news agencies report said on Wednesday. The negotiated swap is the first in 14 months and is seen as a key part of implementing the Minsk agreements, a framework for peace meant to bring about a ceasefire between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:26

Barack Obama's legacy may be under attack by President Trump - but he still has bragging rights as the most admired man in the world, according to a new Gallup poll . "Trump's unpopularity is holding him back from winning the most admired distinction", wrote Gallup. They were followed by Pope Francis , who was the choice of three percent of respondents, and Rev.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:23

A tree that was planted in 1828 by then US President Andrew Jackson is being cut down because its structural integrity is fucked. The species of tree was chosen due to it being Jackson's late wife's favorite magnolia tree from the couple's farm, Hermitage, in Tennessee.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:22

Until then, however, a LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING remains in place for Ashtabula, Geauga and Lake counties until 4 p.m. Those living closer to Lake Michigan or Lake Huron might see slightly warmer readings. The previously issued WIND CHILL ADVISORY for most of Northeast Ohio is no longer in effect, but actual air temperatures are still brutally cold.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:06

The deal will give AB Volvo access to Geely's market knowledge, resources, and technologies. As one example, Geely set up a company to create platforms and technologies for its automotive brands, including the CMA hardware for small vehicles.

by | December 27, 2017 | 21:10

The NIA had recommended dropping the charges against her. Earlier on Monday, the court dismissed the pleas filed by accused Lt Purohit and Sameer Kulkarni, challenging their prosecution. "There is evidence to suggest that the accused number one (Thakur) had knowledge about involvement of her motorcycle", the court said in its ruling on the nine-year-old case that had raised worries of Hindu militancy gaining a foothold as a reaction to Islamic extremism.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:45

Apart from his birthday celebrations, Salman is also in news for his latest release Tiger Zinda Hai's superb box office collection. Host of Bollywood celebrities, including, Aamir Khan, Riteish Deshmukh, Sonam Kapoor, Ali Abbas Zafar, Shraddha Kapoor and choreographer Remo D'souza among others wished the superstar a year full of happiness.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:21

Thirty-seven linemen and support workers have volunteered to be deployed in the first wave of what could be a months-long assignment. Sometime after the first of the year, about 75 line workers and support staff will head to the island. Their mission will be to help restore power knocked out by Hurricane Maria in September. For that restoration, Florida Power and Light also requested a special management team from PPL to manage crews from other companies - another reflection of the regard ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:23

The national weather service issued the warning early Wednesday morning noting the cold temperatures are expected to reach minus 30 C. The high will be minus 21, but extreme wind chill will make it minus 41. Below normal temperatures will persist for the rest of the calendar year in southern Saskatchewan. Dress warmly. - Dress in layers that you can remove if you get too warm.

by | December 27, 2017 | 19:03

Experts from Russia's Energia Space Corporation are working to make Angola's AngoSat satellite operate normally again, the corporation said in a statement published on its website. The satellite is designed for a 15-year mission to boost satellite communications, Internet access, radio, and TV service. Around 50 Angolan aerospace engineers trained around the globe were meant to oversee the functioning of the satellite from a control centre built near Luanda.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:50

Plummer's family said she was taking the tablets for her Egyptian partner, Omar Caboo, who suffers from severe back pain, and described her as "naive". A court sentenced 33-year-old Laura Plummer to a three-year prison term Tuesday. Jayne, 40, said in a Daily Mail report: 'It's really underhand - my mum went to Cairo to where they were told she would be but when she turned up she wasn't there.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:41

A total of at least 60 inches fell over two days, starting Christmas Eve, with most of it coming between Christmas morning and Tuesday. It asked residents to stay off streets until the snow stops and roads can reopen. The officials say the heavy snowstorm is the result of lake-effect snow - when cold air combines with lake water. "We're used to snow, don't get me wrong", Sinnott said.

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:14

The streak of light was spotted from New Hampshire and MA as well as Maine. The falling object was likely no larger than the size of a golf ball. Others said that they saw a blue flash of light that was very bright. These occur every day somewhere on the earth", Janes said further. Robin Kerr, the conservation coordinator, said of their lens, "Sometimes it'll capture an aurora".

by | December 27, 2017 | 18:05

The Jacksonville Jaguars have split their last six road games. Titans running back Demarco Murray suffered a knee injury in last Sunday's 27-23 loss to the Rams, leaving him either unlikely to play or limited vs. The NFL flexed their schedule on Week 17 so the Bills, Chargers, Titans , and Ravens now all play at 4:25 p.m. The move to go all-out, despite a win or loss having no impact on Jacksonville's playoff position, has a domino effect on teams vying for the AFC 's two wild ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 17:41

The National Weather Service forecast up to 4 feet of snow in the next 48 hours in western NY. As of Wednesday morning, the next time the Harrisburg area is expected to see temperatures above the freezing mark will be on January 6, when the high is expected to reach 36, according to AccuWeather .

by | December 27, 2017 | 16:36

The depth of the second quake was 5.5 miles. They measured magnitude 3.1 and 3.9, according to the USGS . It struck at a depth of about 4 1/2 miles. Peggy Wolf posted that her home was shaken in Pleasanton, while Ana Rosas from Dublin posted that her "bed swayed for a second". The USGS estimates a 7.4 percent chance of a 6.7 magnitude or greater natural disaster in the next 30 years, the Mercury News said.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:56

Well, this surely is a really sweet gesture on the part of Congress President Rahul Gandhi warming the cockles of our heart. It was her 107th birthday on Christmas day and her Bengaluru-based granddaughter's tweet got her a call from none other than the "handsome" Rahul Gandhi.

by | December 27, 2017 | 15:52

His words have been interpreted as a veiled reference to Donald Trump , his successor as US President, whose use of Twitter has kept diplomats, reporters and even his political allies on their toes. In a brief live segment at the end of the show, he prince was asked by the BBC whether the Obamas would be invited to his wedding with United States actress Meghan Markle next year.

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:25

Aid workers have begun evacuating emergency medical cases from Syria 's besieged rebel bastion of Eastern Ghouta , the Red Cross said on Wednesday, after months of waiting during which the United Nations said at least 16 people died. Saying that the medical situation in the area, which borders Damascus to the east, has "reached a breaking point", the Syrian American Medical Society (SAMS) said in a statement that of the 29 patients, four people have been evacuated from the beleaguered ...

by | December 27, 2017 | 14:21

PGA tour player Bryson DeChambeau and former pro golfer Dana Quigley, according to the White House. Afterward, Trump unleashed a series of tweets attacking FBI officials responsible for investigations into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's destruction of emails and whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian agents.

by | December 27, 2017 | 13:22

It showed a North Korean vessel named Ryesonggang 1 connected with a Chinese ship. (KOREAN) - "I think North Korea's market economy also known as the Jangmadang will be hit hard by the cut in petroleum exports". Beijing , the main source of North Korea's fuel, did not export any gasoline, jet fuel, diesel or fuel oil to its neighbor last month. According to the images, the vessels transferred the oil in a region of the West Sea closer to China than North Korea.

by | December 27, 2017 | 12:13

Among the secret agreements were the Korean government's promise to "persuade" a civic group supporting the victims - the Korean Council for the Women Drafted for Military Sexual Slavery by Japan - to accept the deal, as well as its promise not to support the erection of statues symbolizing sex slavery victims.

by | December 27, 2017 | 11:31

Hegde also said the Constitution too would be changed in accordance with such thinking. " Baba Saheb ka yeh apmaan nahin chalega (this insult of Babasaheb will not do)", shouted opposition members, gathering around Rajya Sabha Chairman Venkaiah Naidu's chair.

by | December 27, 2017 | 10:46

Prime Minister Narendra Modi , Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP president Amit Shah , former deputy Prime Minister LK Advani and several Union ministers and chief ministers are likely to attend at the swearing-in ceremony of Jai Ram Thakur as Himachal Pradesh chief minister at the momentous Ridge Maidan on Wednesday, as per reports of Govt.

by | December 27, 2017 | 10:38

A grandmother and mother of four from Sydney , Exposto was arrested in December 2014 at Kuala Lumpur airport en route from Shanghai to Australia. The numbers are watched closely by economists, given that consumer spending drives two-thirds of the U.S.

by | December 27, 2017 | 09:10

By halftime, he already had 20 points and the Suns were up 57-53. "They thought I was gonna back-pick, so he was getting in position to guard the back-pick". Quite the fun time for Suns fans tonight during a season that hasn't featured a ton of it. "That was the only option". Triano said he felt Booker got a little tired towards the end.

by | December 27, 2017 | 07:39

They've had a few flurries in them at times and it's looking like upslope winds will allow that cloud cover to hold on longer than anticipated into this afternoon. Mulford adds the frigid temperatures will continue through the weekend. Temps will plummet over the next 24 hours, and will likely be struggling to hit the 20s statewide with lows in the single digits for most, and possibly sub-zero for some in higher elevations.

by | December 27, 2017 | 07:11

Senzee. KHP reports there are multiple fatalities. Troopers investigated 491 crashes statewide from 6 p.m. Friday through midnight on Christmas. Troopers also arrested 10 people for driving while impaired and eight people for drugs during the counting period.

by | December 27, 2017 | 06:07

Utah then gradually extended the advantage in the third and fourth quarters, managing three scoring drives in the last 15 minutes. The Mountaineers (7-6) adjusted after, however, and began to slow the multiple spread look by forcing four straight punts.

by | December 27, 2017 | 05:43

De Lesseps Wednesday Tom D'Agostino in Palm Beach on New Year's Eve 2016, but in August announced they were divorcing . They also add that she said, "I'm going to kill you all". "That seems to be the problem here". De Lesseps has appeared on the " Real Housewives of New York City", which chronicles of the travails of the city's wealthy socialites, since its premiere in 2008.

by | December 27, 2017 | 05:33

With a wingspan of 38.8 metres (127 feet) and powered by four turboprop engines, the aircraft is capable of carrying 50 people and can stay airborne for 12 hours. The state media said the aircraft was the "protector spirit of the sea, islands and reefs". The 37-meter (121-feet) long AG600 aircraft plane, codenamed "Kunlong", took off from the southern Chinese city of Zhuhai and flew for nearly an hour on its maiden voyage.

by | December 27, 2017 | 05:22

Based on the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern (DLS) method, West Indies were set a target of 166 runs from 23 overs to win and avoid the whitewash. Skipper Jason Holder and Rovman Powell put on 48 for the sixth wicket, before the guile of Mitchell Santner (3-15) tempted Powell into an ill-advised slog which was well taken by Lockie Ferguson at third man.

by | December 27, 2017 | 05:11

Nick but mistakenly directed them to the hotline for the military nerve centre. "POTUS and I had fun helping children track Santa tonight", the first lady tweeted. 24, 2017. "That's great. That's better than asking for some toy or something, that's much better, right?" the president asked another boy named Brian.

by | December 27, 2017 | 04:07

On the heels of Star Wars: The Last Jedi's release, Marvel Studios has released a new TV spot that takes its cue from the first teaser, utilizing the same memorable track to help propel the spot forward. We then see the king come face to face with Killmonger after the latter is captured, which appears to all be part of the villain's plan. "Thankfully they get to see Ragnarok starting now".

by | December 27, 2017 | 03:42

In a statement, Netanyahu praised Morales' decision and said that he was waiting in Jerusalem. "Until the turn given by the White House, there seemed to be a broad consensus in the global community to make the final status of Jerusalem conditional on the achievement of a peace agreement between Israelis and Palestinians", explained the newspaper El País .