by | January 01, 2018 | 06:06

Experienced sea pilot Gareth Morgan, 44, was the sixth victim. There were unconfirmed reports in Australian media that four of the passengers were British nationals. "We wish to pass on our heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the passengers and pilot who were tragically killed", the company said in a statement.

by | January 01, 2018 | 06:04

Nighttime wind chill values near minus 40 or below are expected in most areas until Monday. The frigid temperatures will continue through Monday with temperatures hovering around -30C Sunday and -31C on Monday. According to Environment Canada we'll ring in the new year with bone-chilling temperatures near minus 30 with the wind chill. The weather service urged those who venture outdoors to cover up, as frostbite can develop within minutes on exposed skin, especially with wind chill.

by | January 01, 2018 | 04:06

Starkel then completed a 42-yard strike to Kirk to set up a 2-yard touchdown run by Trayveon Williams . The Demon Deacons and Aggies combined for 1,260 yards of total offense with quarterbacks John Wolford and Nick Starkel leading the way.

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:42

But Robinson seems to have every intention of playing in the final regular-season game of his rookie campaign, and Jacksonville coach Doug Marrone hasn't given any indication that he plans to hold out the former Alabama All-American when the Jaguars play the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:10

The protesters were demanding that Kabila promise he will not seek to further extend his time in power in Democratic Republic of Congo, a mostly Catholic former Belgian colony. In addition, Congo joined over a dozen other African nations in limiting access to social media platforms in the past two years. Authorities had earlier shut down internet and SMS services and warned that any gathering of more than five people would be dispersed.

by | January 01, 2018 | 02:36

A SMALL passenger plane crashed in Costa Rica on Sunday, killing all 12 people on board. It is not yet known what caused the crash. Everyone on board the aircraft was killed. The Cessna 208B, operated by Nature Air, had taken off from Punta Islita Resort, in Nandayure, and was on its way to the capital San Jose. "Right now we are readying a specialized group to travel to the area", said Soto.

by | January 01, 2018 | 01:30

He's just strolling through a game. "Where's the Paul Pogba we saw at Juventus?" he said during BT Sport's coverage of United's most recent game. "The underperforming is carrying on, carrying on, carrying on and the manager has to take responsibility for that". He does not look like a player who will win you games and that is what you pay £90m for.

by | December 31, 2017 | 23:49

Hackenberg is the third quarterback in the Super Bowl era to be drafted in the first or second round and not play at all in his first two years, according to ESPN. Still, the Patriots have won 11 of their last 12 games, including a Week 15 thriller in Pittsburgh that yielded the direct path to AFC superiority.

by | December 31, 2017 | 21:38

The situation is happening on or near County Line Road between Colorado Boulevard and University Boulevard. It's not known if they are law enforcement. Anyone who has been displaced from their homes because of this incident is encouraged to head there. The gunman was shot by deputies and was "believed to be deceased", the Douglas County Sheriff's Office said on Facebook.

by | December 31, 2017 | 21:10

Egypt is a Muslim-majority country and its Christian minority - mostly members of the Coptic Orthodox Church - make up around 10 percent of the population. The ministry said security forces had "immediately dealt with the [attacker] and arrested him after he was wounded". The gunman killed at least nine people, including a policeman, at the church, according to interior ministry and Coptic Church accounts.

by | December 31, 2017 | 18:08

Authorities are waiting for him to sober up before they can interview him, Macintosh added. Houston police responded to the scene around 1:30 a.m. Sunday at the Hyatt Regency downtown in the 1200 block of Louisiana Street. While the man initially faced charges of drunk and disorderly conduct, he now faces additional charges of trespassing and unlawful carry. The hotel is planning a big bash for New Year's Eve, one that includes the dropping of 50,000 balloons at midnight.

by | December 31, 2017 | 17:49

Hek had earlier served as health minister in the Mukul Sangma cabinet before being axed previous year. Confirming the development, BJP state unit president Shibun Lyngdoh said the four legislators include A.L. "The good thing is that we are getting promising leaders who are showing keen interest to join the Congress and offer themselves for the people as potential candidates".

by | December 31, 2017 | 16:03

There couldn't be a much greater contrast between the meat-and-potatoes reputation of Wisconsin and the blinged-out style of Miami , but know this: The Badgers' defense, much more quietly, came up with 26 turnovers and had six players earn first- or second-team All-Big Ten honors.

by | December 31, 2017 | 14:00

Albany pastor Charlie Muller, of Victory Christian Church, earlier this week offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the deaths at 158 Second Ave. "I don't have to tell you what a good feeling it is to have these two in custody", he said . They also wouldn't say how the defendants know each other, but said that both have records and Mann is on parole.

by | December 31, 2017 | 13:38

No startling revelations have emerged from Abedin's emails. The release was a result of a lawsuit by Judicial Watch , a conservative watchdog group that specializes in Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests and lawsuits. Eleven days before the 2016 presidential election, Comey announced that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had discovered emails possibly "pertinent" to the Clinton email server probe "in connection with an unrelated case".

by | December 31, 2017 | 13:23

One of the mortars struck a building in the Sha'ar HaNegev Regional Council causing damage but no injuries. The missiles were not necessarily fired by Hamas, however. Israel holds Hamas responsible for all fire emanating from the Gaza Strip. " Hamas is being careful because they do not want war, as we do not, but the Salafist and extremist Muslim groups are acting on their own ".

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:29

Petersburg", says the FSB press release obtained by TASS. Anna Mityanina, vice governor of Saint Petersburg, which is Russia's second city, said on Twitter on Wednesday that of the 13 wounded eight remained in hospital care. Putin's 2015 decision to begin a military intervention in Syria's conflict on the side of President Bashar al-Assad has made Russian Federation a priority target for jihadist groups.

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:23

Moore released a statement to supporters after Thursday's certification, doubling down on his claims of election fraud. So despite Moore's cries for a do-over, Merrill confirmed state officials would be moving forward with certifying Jones as the victor on Thursday.

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:17

The ex-premier will meet Saudi officials "to discuss various aspects of friendly relationship with Pakistan", it says, adding "they will talk about the cooperation in various fields between the two countries". "I feel sorry to see that foreigners are being involved in local matters". As per information given by Dawn, the senior leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly, Khursheed Shah of the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), said, "If Saudi Arabia intervenes [for reconciliation between ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 12:12

He was taken to Inova Fairfax Hospital, where he died of his gunshot wound. They found 36-year-old Melissa Dee Lee of Stafford with three gunshot wounds to the chest. Deputy Cody McCormick also escaped injury when a bullet came through his windshield and pierced a headrest, police said. His SUV ran off the right side of the interstate, struck a guardrail and overturned.

by | December 31, 2017 | 11:23

Search and rescue efforts involving police divers are now underway to pull out the plane which is underwater. Investigators do not yet know why the plane crashed. The crash involved a propeller-drive DHC-3 Beaver from Sydney Seaplane , a business that has operated flights to and from Sydney for more than 80 years.

by | December 31, 2017 | 11:23

The three terrorists who launched the suicide attack were killed after an intense gunfight that went on for over 12 hours. He said that at least two terrorists are believed to be hiding inside the camp."Efforts are on to evacuate CRPF personnel safely and neutralise the hiding terrorists", added the police official.

by | December 31, 2017 | 10:24

Russian tankers have supplied fuel to North Korea on at least three occasions in recent months by transferring cargoes at sea, according to two senior Western European security sources , providing an economic lifeline to the secretive Communist state.

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:50

A spokesperson for the event told The Guardian that the "safety zone" would have psychologists on hand to provide counselling for distressed women. "The police requested it after they did it at the Munich Oktoberfest this year and it worked out well". She stressed that the area won't be fenced off, as some media reports claimed, and that those seeking help will be assisted by Red Cross staff who always work at the event.

by | December 31, 2017 | 08:06

Riyadh has been smoothing out regulation from the past two years to attract foreign investors. Nor are Apple and Amazon the only two major tech brands entering a region that has been largely untapped by North American brands. "Many tech multinationals now in Saudi Arabia are either vendors to the Saudi government or, in the case of Uber, have benefited from a sizable Saudi investment", said Sam Blatteis, who heads Dubai-based tech advisory MENA Catalysts Inc.

by | December 31, 2017 | 07:51

The insecurity of this religious community in Egypt has increased considerably since Islamic State spread over Syria and Iraq in 2014, attacking religious minorities in region. However, the interior ministry account contradicts earlier ones from officials and witnesses, who spoke of a higher death toll and more than one attacker.

by | December 31, 2017 | 06:07

Police and firefighters have cleared a large area around the residential building, with 12 fire engines on the scene. However, roads leading to the affected area was closed to the public until further notice. Aman Thakar, visiting Manchester, told the Guardian that the fire appeared to have been quickly brought under control. One person has been taken to the hospital after he inhaled smoke in the ensuing fire.

by | December 31, 2017 | 06:04

On criticism from certain quarters over dragging his feet on the issue of entering politics, the actor stressed that months ago he had clarified that he will make his decision known during "war". Rajinikanth said that his forthcoming movie 2.0 release date has been shifted from January 2018 to April 14, 2018. Tamil Nadu's political fraternity seems to be divided on actor Rajnikanth's much-anticipated political entry, with the ruling AIADMK saying it was his "democratic right" while ...

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:56

He beat Vice President Joseph Boakai, who took 38.5% of the vote. In his acceptance speech following Tuesday's run-off election in capital Monrovia Saturday, Weah said in the next few days he would set up a government committed to delivering on promises made to the people.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:08

Vanessa Mensah, 20, said her older brother's heroism hasn't lessened the family's misery. "I lost my angel baby and my bestfriend; my mother". "When I saw it on the news this morning I started crying", said Nancy Clark, a 42-year-old Bronx resident, who came to the scene Friday to donate blankets, phone chargers and toiletries to the families who had been displaced.

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:38

The publication reported that the banner was put up by the daughters of the couple staying in the home neighboring Pence's vacation retreat and their girlfriends. The bill caused national outrage and IN lawmakers were eventually pressured into including some anti-discrimination protections amid threats of companies boycotting the state.

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:15

Serena aims to defend her title when the Australian Open gets under way on January 15. There is no precedent for a 36-year-old 23-time Grand Slam victor to return to tennis after having a baby. "When I was fit and healthy past year (2016), you think about winning all the major events, getting to number one and winning every competition that you are in and that is what drives you", Murray told Sky Sports.

by | December 30, 2017 | 20:18

The portfolios in the new BJP government, headed by Vijay Rupani , were allotted two days ago. "If Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel, along with 10 MLAs, is ready to leave BJP, then will talk to Congress to get him a good position".

by | December 30, 2017 | 20:02

Prior to that, the only major sectarian attack documented by the United Nations was a bombing at a religious festival in 2011, claimed by the Pakistani militant group Laskhar-e-Jhangvi. Much of the centre of Kabul is already a fortified zone of concrete blast walls and police checkpoints, following repeated attacks on the diplomatic quarter of the city.

by | December 30, 2017 | 19:04

The Islamic State (IS) group claimed responsibility on Friday for a bomb attack in Russian Federation that tore through a St Petersburg supermarket on Wednesday, wounding 14 people. Local news media reported that only a wall and a cash register inside the supermarket were damaged in the explosion. In April, a suicide bombing in St.