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by | January 30, 2018 | 00:42

This year, Lorde was the only woman to be nominated in Album of the Year category, whereas Shakira won the Best Latin Pop Album for "El Dorado". Actress and singer Janelle Monae said the music business had to address issues of equal pay for women, abuse of power and harassment. Before the performance , Maren Morris, Eric Church and Brothers Osborne performed an emotional rendition of Eric Clapton's "Tears In Heaven" - written after his son died - in honor of the 58 people who died at ...

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:39

According to the news release , the U.S. Navy aircraft was operating in accordance with worldwide law. She added that the interception was unsafe because the Russian aircraft crossed in front of the Aries, exposing the American plane to the turbulence left in the Su-27's wake.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:12

During bilateral meeting attended by Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah and wife of the German president, followed by expanded talks attended by senior officials from both sides, the King and the German president discussed means to forge closer cooperation between the two countries, mainly in the economic, tourism, development, military, security and information technology fields.

by | January 30, 2018 | 00:04

President Abbas received official welcome at al-Hussaynieh Palace in Amman where King Abdullah received him. German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Sunday spoke out against US President Donald Trump's controversial decision to unilaterally back Israel's claim over the disputed city of Jerusalem, questioning Washington's position that the unilateral move would contribute to furthering Middle East peace.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:53

But after six months of contentious negotiations, the consensus in Montreal during last week's talks was one of cautious optimism, as the three countries began to finally discuss potential solutions to some of their thorniest conflicts. S. demands for reform. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks alongside U.S. President Donald Trump during a meeting in the Oval Office at the White House on October 11, 2017 in Washington, DC.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:46

Putin and Netanyahu are expected to take part in the event to mark the International Holocaust Remembrance Day as well as the Day of complete liberation of Leningrad from the Nazi blockade at Moscow's Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center. "A special thank you that you agreed to have the meeting today here, in particular", Putin said according to a Hebrew translation of his statement provided by Netanyahu's office.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:46

The U.S. argues Iran is complicit in these attacks. A few days later, she said that the UNSC could strengthen the provisions in Resolution 2231, which was approved in July 2015 to endorse the multilateral nuclear deal with Iran, or adopt a new resolution banning Tehran from all activities related to ballistic missiles.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:13

One pedestrian was injured in the incident and taken to a hospital in critical condition, CBS Philadelphia reported . But after the struggle, the detective - whom Kinebrew did not identify - fired at least 10 shots at the man, striking him once in the face.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:14

The Survey has said that India can be rated as among the best performing economies in the world as the average growth during the last three years is around 4 percentage points higher than the global growth. Major gainers were Maruti 3.89 per cent, TCS 2.86 per cent, Tata Steel 2.15 per cent, Kotak Bank 1.97 per cent, Infosys 1.96 per cent and ICICI Bank 1.95 per cent.

by | January 29, 2018 | 23:08

The speech is expected to adhere to the administration's new National Security Strategy and National Defense Strategy . This year will be no different, and Trump is expected to speak about individuals who have benefitted from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act he signed into law on December 24.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:51

He has continued to use his favorite communication platform, Twitter, to rail against Special Counsel Mueller and his investigative team on a regular basis, with some particularly bombastic claims at times. Trying to stem some of that criticism, the Justice Department's internal watchdog said Thursday that it had located several months' worth of text messages the department had previously said it couldn't find.

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:47

The video was posted on the YouTube page of the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children, a pro-life advocacy organization in the United Kingdom. "Exceptions can basically destroy the concept", he told CBN News. "Here's the question for the country", Graham said. "It becomes something you can drive a legal truck through".

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:34

Several would-be opposition candidates have been arrested or frightened from the race in the last few weeks. The National Election Authority announced on January 8 that the deadline for applications would be January 29. In a press conference held at the campaign's headquarters in New Cairo on Monday evening, campaign spokesperson and legal advisor Mohamed Bahaa El-Din Abu Shoka stated that the Sisi campaign had originally received 915,000 legally valid endorsements but it had chose to ...

by | January 29, 2018 | 22:22

WA shipbuilders and defence companies stand to benefit from an ambitious plan to make Australia a major arms exporter on par with Britain, France and Germany. A statement on the Minister for Defence, Maris Payne's website said: "This strategy is about job creation". She said the country was bound by various worldwide treaties and would negotiate sales on a "case by case" basis.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:57

Stormy Daniels , whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, has refused to confirm or deny if she ever had sex with President Trump . Weird reports have since claimed he made Daniels spank him with a copy of Forbes that featured his own face on the cover.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:57

Firing special counsel Robert Mueller would effectively end President Trump's administration, Sen. "And to say that those young people should be shipped back to a country that they have no memory of, that they don't know, is really a pretty hard position to take", she added.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:41

This was the second time in recent months where the school has called the police over her son's behavior. "He does not have a mental disorder", Alvarez said. But police said they had to arrest the child or take him for a psychiatric evaluation. Previously the boy was accused of kicking a different teacher previous year, but it was resolved within the school without the need to be taken away by the officers.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:27

But Benitez , who is still waiting to add another striker to his own ranks as talks with Feyenoord over striker Nicolai Jorgensen continue, has effectively ruled out Mitrovic signing for a top-flight rival. Van Bronckhorst is said to hold no grudge against the player for eyeing a move to the Premier League, having already spoken to him about the situation.

by | January 29, 2018 | 21:22

Idsinga said McArthur has now also been charged in the deaths of Majeed Kayhan, 58; Soroush Marmudi, 50; and Dean Lisowick, 47. Police say the dismembered remains of three unidentified bodies have been found at a property related to McArthur.

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:59

Interior ministry deputy spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said the bomber had used the ambulance to pass through one checkpoint, saying he was taking a patient to a nearby hospital. He says "all countries should take decisive action" against the, which has claimed responsibility for Saturday's attack . US President Donald Trump has urged all nations to fight against Taliban.

by | January 29, 2018 | 20:22

The official, who talked on background because they are not authorized to speak directly about situation, said Mr. McCabe is using his retirement eligibility to leave a few weeks earlier than initially planned. Terry McAuliffe through a PAC he controlled in 2015. McCabe served as the agency's acting director this summer after Trump fired former director James Comey in May.

by | January 29, 2018 | 19:06

Deadline reports that a biopic on the life and career of the Queen of Soul is now officially under way and, what's more, Franklin herself has handpicked none other than Dreamgirls alum Jennifer Hudson to play her. In 1998, she released her memoir on which the film will be based, " Aretha: From These Roots ". We now know she was referring to Hudson, as Clive Davis also announced that she had hand picked the Dreamgirls breakout.

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:58

After another round of failed peace talks in Vienna last week, the SNC said it would not attend the Sochi congress. An incomplete list of participants seen by AFP included around 350 regime-tolerated opposition representatives. Among the delegates who have arrived in Sochi are reportedly representatives of the internal opposition from Damascus. On Tuesday, he will represent Iran in the Syrian National Dialogue Congress.

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:55

The British singer, 26, won in the pop vocal album category at the New York City awards show on Sunday, but was not available to collect the honour presented during the pre-televised show. Jay-Z and Lamar could have become the first rapper to win song or record of the year , and the third rap-based act to win album of the year . After new nomination review committees were implemented in June of 2017 for the fields of rap, contemporary instrumental and new age to diversify the nominee ...

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:53

One of the insurgents involved in the attack has been arrested by the security forces, the local media reports quoted military sources, as saying. Kabul-based news agencies reported on Monday morning that the Marshal Fahim National Defence University is under attack.

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:51

The session was also attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi who urged the political leaders to ensure success of the Budget Session . With the Budget session of the Parliament beginning from Monday, all eyes are set on the release of the Economic Survey of India 2018 which will be tabled in both the houses of Parliament ( Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha ) by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley .

by | January 29, 2018 | 17:04

The government has already indicated it is willing to comply with most of the EU's demands to secure an "implementation period" of about two years after withdrawal in March 2019 to make life easier for businesses, but to the consternation of Brexiteers.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:57

The city is in for a cool down this week, according to the National Weather Service , with possible snow in the mix. This story will be updated . Both days will be breezy with winds gusting as high as 25-30 miles per hour. Temperatures in the Kansas City area and to the south will probably be warm enough to partially melt the snow, creating a rain and snow mix. The Weather Service is calling for a 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5 p.m.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:45

Trump issued a strong statement in the aftermath of the deadly terrorist attack claimed by the Taliban, which is second such assault in the Afghan capital in a week. The Swedish and Dutch embassies as well as the European Union mission and an Indian consular office are also nearby but there were no reports that any staff were hurt.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:44

Trumps: "The ice caps were going to melt, they were going to be gone by now, but now they're setting records". After proclaiming his belief in "clean air and clean water", the US President questioned some of the central tenets of climate science in an interview with Piers Morgan .

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:28

News24 reported that Cape Town's deputy mayor Ian Neilson, said he has received a letter from Mokonyane, in which the City was allegedly told that Mokonyane had instructed the Umgeni Water Board to send down desalination equipment that will produce 10 megalitres (ML) a day.

by | January 29, 2018 | 16:29

Senator Richard Blumenthal, Democrat of CT, said in an interview Sunday: "If there is a will to move forward, there is a way to do it". "Mr. Mueller will do his jobs, he'll follow the evidence where it leads", Graham said. An approach drafted by Senators Thom Tillis, Republican of North Carolina, and Chris Coons, Democrat of DE, would allow the counsel to appeal a dismissal after the fact.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:29

Expect patchy fog during the morning hours then cloudy to mostly cloudy skies by the afternoon. Today (Monday): We're in between two weather systems but each is close enough to sock us in with considerable cloud cover. The rain showers are now gone and skies have cleared out. Sunday was a bit cooler, but the high of 40 and low of 28 at O'Hare International Airport was still 10 degrees above normal.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:16

The all-Party meeting was attended by Union Minister for Home Affairs Rajnath Singh, Union Minister for Finance Arun Jaitley , Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Statistics Programme Implementation Vijay Goel, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Arjun Ram Meghwal, along with other Ministers.

by | January 29, 2018 | 15:07

The Falcon Heavy underwent fit checks and fueling tests at the Launch Pad 39A since it was raised at the space facility last December 28, 2017. Per the Verge , the Falcon Heavy was originally supposed to be ready by 2013 or 2014, and SpaceX has a long history of experimental rockets exploding on the launch pad, mid-air, or touching back down - pretty much every stage of the process.