by | December 29, 2017 | 19:52

XFutures for the Dow Jones industrial average , the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq 100 all scratched out fractional gains. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks gained 2 points, or 0.2 percent, to 1,546. U.S. stocks have had a robust year, boosted by an improving labour market, anticipation of the massive U.S. tax cut plan that was signed into law last week by President Donald Trump, and improving economic conditions in other key regions.

by | December 29, 2017 | 18:53

He took off as they approached his truck to make the arrest, starting a short pursuit. Because of the elevated pier, officers, threw Erofeeff a life vest and floatation disc until he was plucked out of the waters by a skiff, Fox 12 reported.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:56

Forecasters warn of sub-zero frigid arctic air and dangerously cold wind chills in much of the US. But the heaviest snow usually falls away from the immediate lakeshore, where higher elevation helps to squeeze out the most moisture. Erie's latest total from the National Weather Service was 63.8 inches as of 7 a.m. on December 27. Ram, who lives in suburban Washington, D.C., and her father spent five hours on Christmas and two hours on Tuesday clearing the driveway.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:26

Kendall's op-ed comes as Trump's allies and some Republicans on Capitol Hill have called the objectivity and fairness of Mueller's probe into question, following revelations that an FBI agent assigned to the investigation had sent text messages criticizing Trump during the 2016 election.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:18

The religious rights legal group First Liberty Institute defended the Kleins before the court. Last, the court rejected the asinine argument that guests at the wedding will assume that the Kleins support that wedding because they sold a cake.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:17

The Economic Freedom Fighters' bid to have President Jacob Zuma face impeachment proceedings in the National Assembly was heard at the Constitutional Court on 5 September 2017. Zuma has denied wrongdoing over numerous corruption allegations that have swirled around his presidency. "He's got to come out now", said COPE leader Mosiuoa Lekota.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:13

The ship was seized when it returned to Yeosu. A North Korean soldier who defected to the South this year is reported to have antibodies linked to the deadly Anthrax infection in his bloodstream, raising concerns Kim Jong-un's regime may be trying to develop a biological weapon with the disease.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:10

He added, "There will never be a friendly solution to the North Korea problem if this continues to happen " Trump had previously urged China to cut off all oil supplies to the regime and it seemed Beijing had complied when earlier this week its customs office released data showing no oil exports had been made to North Korea in November.

by | December 29, 2017 | 17:00

Thousands of Palestinians across the West Bank and the Gaza Strip protested on Friday, hurling stones, Molotov cocktails, and burning tires in clashes with Israeli security forces. Trump's announcement was followed by protests across the West Bank and on Gaza's border with Israel, with 12 Gazans killed in clashes with Israeli forces on the border or by Israeli strikes following rocket fire.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:56

A gunman opened fire on a church, killing at least nine people before policemen shot him dead, state media and officials said. Egyptian authorities are calling the attack a foiled attempt - as they say the gunmen had explosives that could have made the attack even deadlier.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:29

As a first step, the Franco-Italian EUROSAM consortium and Turkish companies will look into a system based on the SAMP-T missile systems. Earlier on Friday, Turkish newspapers cited President Tayyip Erdogan as saying Turkey would borrow in the Russian currency in a loan deal under the accord.

by | December 29, 2017 | 16:21

Israel and the United States have secretly signed a far-reaching joint memorandum of understanding providing for full cooperation to deal with Iran's nuclear drive, its missile programs and its other threatening activities, an Israeli TV report said.

by | December 29, 2017 | 13:07

Franken's departure will come about seven months after the publication of his latest book, " Al Franken: Giant of the Senate". Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith , Franken's successor, is expected to be sworn in next Wednesday. The former " Saturday Night Live " star and radio host joined the Senate in 2008. Though the senator welcomed the Senate Ethics Committee's plans to investigate the allegations, his fellow Democratic colleagues ultimately pressured him to give up his seat .

by | December 29, 2017 | 11:54

Choo Mi-ae, chairperson of the Democratic Party, told a party meeting that the 2015 deal was not an agreement as it was aimed to cover up truth, referring to the 2015 deal between then South Korean government under ousted President Park Geun-hye and the Japanese government led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

by | December 29, 2017 | 10:53

Navy in Asia as it became "more and more capable" with every new missile test. The panel's review came as the Moon government seeks to set a North Korea policy that can survive through succeeding administrations regardless of their ideology.

by | December 29, 2017 | 09:40

The west African country of Liberia is set to have a former global soccer star as its new president. Weah easily beat Vice President Joseph Boakai in Tuesday's presidential runoff, the culmination of 12 years spent building political credibility to match his huge popularity.

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:54

Temperatures will be down into the low 20s to ring in the new year and with a north wind of 10 miles per hour real feels will be in the low teens. After a strong cold front moves through Friday night, temperatures will struggle to get out of the 20's & 30's on Saturday .

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:40

The situation with North Korea continues to escalate. It was not immediately clear if Trump was referring to the report or U.S. intelligence in his tweet, or if he was accusing China - the North's main ally - of directly violating sanctions targeting Pyongyang.

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:33

But Paul says the snow will turn to rain below 350m tomorrow morning. And there's also a warning - valid until 3am on Friday - for Leinster, Cavan, Monaghan and Donegal. A fine and largely sunny day then follows, with the strong winds gradually easing. He added: "The heaviest snowfall is expected across parts of northern England where accumulations of 5cm to 10cm are likely, with up to 15cm possible over higher ground".

by | December 29, 2017 | 06:09

In their statement , police say the teenager "resisted arrest and refused to comply with commands from the officers to place his hands behind his back". State Bureau Lieutenant Heath Carpenter said Wednesday he couldn't confirm whether the police department ordered the leaves of the officers who were involved.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:47

Teague suffered the injury late in the fourth quarter of Minnesota's 128-125 overtime victory over Denver, when Gary Harris rolled up on his knee going for a loose ball that resulted from a jump ball. Jones averaged 12.3 points and 6.7 assists in that time. He did miss four games earlier this season with an Achilles injury. In 35 games, Jones is averaging 4.1 points, 2.6 assists and 1.8 rebounds per game.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:39

New York Fire said it had almost 160 firefighters on the scene of the fire. FDNY stated on twitter that people were killed on various floors of the building and that the victims range in ages from 1 to over 50. Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio said during a briefing late Thursday that additional residents of the building were fighting for their lives with serious injuries.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:26

The Cowboys' potent offense was up to their old tricks with 492 total yards against the Hokies. Chesapeake native and former Oscar Smith star Deshawn McClease led the Hokies in rushing with 124 yards on 18 carries. No. 19 Oklahoma State vs. It was the 12th time this year he tossed multiple scores in a game. Virginia Tech turned the ball over twice, leading to three points for the Cowboys.

by | December 29, 2017 | 05:07

Bashing global warming has been a common theme during Trump's campaign according to Vox , he has called tweeted about his skepticism on the matter at least 115 times since 2011. Following days of cold weather and forecasts of record lows to come, President Donald Trump tweeted that "we could use a little bit of that good old Global Warming".

by | December 29, 2017 | 04:50

Apparently, the blaze have started at a restaurant at the top floor of the building, although the cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained, fire officials said. He suspected fire safety norms had been flouted by some restaurants in the complex. As per reports, the fire was reported at a pub located in the compound.

by | December 29, 2017 | 03:53

Obama and Prince Harry share a joke during the Invictus Games. 'I adore my children very much and I've learned a lot about myself and about being a family, just from having my own children, and it's incredible how much you pick up just in those moments'.

by | December 28, 2017 | 23:26

The price for the big clubs is different to the other clubs. Besides, he added, "As for my thoughts about the game, one team had one and a half shots and scored twice". "At 2-0, it makes things more hard at half-time", he said. "We should have won". Marouane Fellaini's contract expires at the end of the current season, and he already rejected a new deal in September, according to reports in England.

by | December 28, 2017 | 23:26

Since that deadline passed, states across the country have relied on reserve funding to keep the program running. On the two most salient issues-extension of CHIP and protection for immigrant children under DACA-the Democrats caved in and essentially did the bidding of the Republican majority.

by | December 28, 2017 | 23:02

Malloy said his decision was based upon the idea that "when disaster strikes, communication is critical to the safety of CT residents". New York's participation in the network will help state and local agencies. There was damage to critical communications infrastructure and the network was overloaded. "This is a special day for the courageous men and women that serve NY".

by | December 28, 2017 | 22:56

Wednesday will start out with mainly cloudy skies, then gradually become sunny. The last time we had a stretch longer than a week of temperatures below 32 was back in February of 2014 when we had 9 days in a row (this one could be worse if our forecast verifies, with the magnitude of the cold).

by | December 28, 2017 | 19:59

However, it's quite surprising how Surveen hid her marriage for 2 years, if at all we go by the Mirror reports. The actress, who started her journey in television with Kahin To Hoga , posted an adorable picture with her husband Akshay Thakker on her Twitter page.

by | December 28, 2017 | 19:12

Garner, who has an eight-year-old daughter and a baby boy born in August, suffered her first heart attack shortly after the recent birth. Her mother, Esaw Snipes, told theNew York Daily News that Garner remained on life support Thursday morning (Dec.

by | December 28, 2017 | 19:09

Then, Shabani snipped the man's ear with a scissors. Khaled A. Shaban was arrested for cutting a customer's ear with scissors. . After that, he grabbed a clipper with the shortest attachment and ran it across the top of the customer's head.

by | December 28, 2017 | 19:10

The victims' names were being withheld pending notification of relatives, he said . He said: "I have strong confidence in the Troy detectives and state police that they're zeroing in on someone as we speak". "We don't know who did it". "We'll try as hard as we can to understand, even though there is no justification for it", he said, according to the Times Union .

by | December 28, 2017 | 18:23

The publication later apologised for the video, but did not take it down. The magazine's politics and business vertical, Hive , put out a series of videos suggesting some New Year's resolutions for politicians. Was Vanity Fair intending to be as harsh as it comes across? The Clinton resolutions, however sarcastic they may have been, struck a chord in viewers.