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Peru's jailed ex-president Fujimori faces Christmas in hospital Peru's jailed ex-president Fujimori faces Christmas in hospital
- December 25, 2017

Cardiologists recommended that he be removed from prison immediately, Alejandro Aguinaga said. "It looks complicated", he said. Speculation about a pardon arose after his lawmaker son Kenji broke ranks with the ex-president's daughter Keiko, who leads the Peruvian opposition and was pushing last week to impeach President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski. (more...)
Guatemala to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, backing Trump Guatemala to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, backing Trump
- December 25, 2017

In a post on his official Facebook account, Mr Morales said that after talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , he made a decision to instruct Guatemala's Foreign Ministry to move the embassy. Morales, a former television comedian with an important base of conservative Christian support, earlier this year became embroiled in a bitter spat with the United Nations when a UN-backed anti-corruption body in Guatemala tried to impeach him. (more...)
Destin man fighting for his life after chasing monkey Destin man fighting for his life after chasing monkey
- December 25, 2017

Aside from the paralysis, he's fighting pneumonia, and she's anxious he's not receiving suitable medical care. As of Sunday afternoon, Swedenhjelm's relatives had collected almost $58,000.They estimate that Swedenhjelm's medical and rehabilitation expenses will total $100,000. (more...)
Springfield, Mo. father takes off with son during visitation Springfield, Mo. father takes off with son during visitation
- December 25, 2017

He is described as a white boy who weighs about 32 pounds. He was wearing a thick navy cardigan sweater with two red horizontal stripes and large buttons, a gray undershirt, blue and gray striped pajama trousers, and blue and lime-green tennis shoes. (more...)
Tendulkar takes to Facebook to deliver his message Tendulkar takes to Facebook to deliver his message
- December 25, 2017

Raja and DMK leader Kanimozhi. "Always remember, dreams do come true!" the caption read . He always supported me and encouraged me to do what I wanted in life. In the video, Sachin heaped praise on North-East region of India for having a "vibrant sporting culture". The inspiring cricketer didn't hesitate to laud the best spokespersons from North-East, such as Dipa Karmakar, Bhaichung Bhutia, Mary Kom and Mirabai Chanu, for their stellar achievements in respective sports. (more...)
Pence says 'real progress' in war in Afghanistan Pence says 'real progress' in war in Afghanistan
- December 25, 2017

Issuing stern warning to Pakistan, the US Vice President said, it has much to gain from partnering with Washington, and much to lose by continuing to harbor criminals and terrorists. side assured to look into the issues, she said. The short visit to Afghanistan, originally part of the Middle East trip, was shrouded in secrecy for security reasons. (more...)
Police say Anoka woman back home after kidnapping Police say Anoka woman back home after kidnapping
- December 25, 2017

The Minnetonka Police Department issued a statement Saturday night saying Douglas is still at large and is considered armed unsafe. "She jsut peaked her head in and I said, 'Oh my gosh, it's Nicole, '" Weborg said. Weborg said she hopes he is found and gets the help he needs. Less than two days after being kidnapped, the woman at the center of the case is home. (more...)
PD: Man Fleeing Police Hit, Killed by Van on Route 195 PD: Man Fleeing Police Hit, Killed by Van on Route 195
- December 25, 2017

The man was hit by the minivan around 8:25 p.m. Police are investigating the death of a man fatally struck by a vehicle on Interstate 195 in Seekonk, Massachusetts after allegedly attempting to flee police on foot. "He ran across the right and middle travel lanes and was struck by the Honda Odyssey as he crossed into the left lane, according to a preliminary investigation". (more...)
Envoy says sorry for fake news remark Envoy says sorry for fake news remark
- December 25, 2017

Pete Hoekstra, who starts as ambassador to The Hague next month, made the blunder while being questioned by a journalist from Dutch broadcaster NOS over remarks made at a 2015 conference. One tweeter quipped that Hoekstra was "even giving fake news a bad name". "I didn't use the words today". "No, I don't think I did", the ambassador said. (more...)
Supporters Nominate Navalny For Russian Presidential Election
- December 24, 2017

He was unexpectedly appointed on Saturday after its veteran leader Gennady Zyuganov was dropped as the party's presidential candidate in a bid to widen its political appeal. Thousands rallied on Sunday in support of Russian politician Alexei Navalny, as he launched a bid to oppose President Vladimir Putin in next year's election. (more...)
400 terrorist attacks prevented in Israel in 2017 400 terrorist attacks prevented in Israel in 2017
- December 24, 2017

Speaking at a semi-annual security briefing before the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee, Argaman said that of the hundreds of terror attacks the Shin Bet prevented, 13 were planned suicide attacks, eight were attempted abductions and 94 were planned attacks in which the attackers risked death. (more...)
Man threatened San Francisco tourist area on Christmas Man threatened San Francisco tourist area on Christmas
- December 24, 2017

As reported in the Los Angeles Times , they said he was depressed and even suicidal over losing custody of his children, but that he never talked about violence or terrorism. "Both You and he are wrong, it belongs to the Muslemeen (Muslims)", the letter allegedly says. Jameson also wrote, "long live ISIL" and said others will continue to attack because "we have penetrated and infiltrated your disgusting country". (more...)
Federal judge rules against Trump's refugee ban Federal judge rules against Trump's refugee ban
- December 24, 2017

Refugees and groups that assist them argued in court that the administration's policies violated the Constitution and federal rulemaking procedures, among other claims. "The ACLU's motion was focused on how particularly arbitrary the follow-to-join provision was, given that over 70% of those refugees are children under 16", said Tana Lin, ACLU of Washington cooperating attorney with the firm Keller Rohrback. (more...)
Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day
- December 24, 2017

The snow is expected to begin in earnest in the morning and ease to flurries or showers by evening. Toronto and parts of Peel Region are under a snowfall warning. And while B.C.'s South Coast and Lower Mainland are expected to be in the clear of any potent winter weather, Phillips says it's very possible that Vancouver and Victoria could pick up snow. (more...)
Flake leaves the door open for 2020 presidential run Flake leaves the door open for 2020 presidential run
- December 24, 2017

Trump on "CBS This Morning". Jeff Flake (R-AZ) bemoaned the direction his party is taking, claiming that the crowds at many Donald Trump and Republican rallies reveal that the GOP is dying. The lawmaker wrote a $100 check to his Democratic opponent, Doug Jones , and refused to back Moore, who was accused of sexual misconduct with several teenage girls when he was in his 30s. (more...)
Schumer: Trump is 'Santa to the Rich, Scrooge to the poor' Schumer: Trump is 'Santa to the Rich, Scrooge to the poor'
- December 24, 2017

The $1.5 trillion tax bill Trump signed overhauls the tax code for individuals and businesses, eliminates the Affordable Care Act's individual mandate, and opens parts of Alaska up to oil drilling. "In some ways, particularly on the personal side, the president will likely take a big hit", White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said last week. (more...)
Golub Group LLC Buys 1201 Shares of United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)
- December 24, 2017

Manchester Capital Management Llc who had been investing in United Parcel Service Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $102.24 billion market cap company. On Monday, October 2 the stock rating was maintained by Needham with "Hold". The stock of Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) has "Sell" rating given on Friday, July 28 by Needham. (more...)
Woman arrested after 3 killed in Las Vegas home
- December 24, 2017

Cops say she pulled out a gun and shot her roommates multiple times on Friday, and two men and a woman were pronounced dead at the scene. After they knocked and got no answer, one of the providers looked through a window, saw a person lying on the floor and called 911, the Metropolitan Police Department wrote in the release Saturday afternoon. (more...)
North Korea says United Nations missile test sanctions are an 'act of war' North Korea says United Nations missile test sanctions are an 'act of war'
- December 24, 2017

The latest launch of the Hwasong-15 ICBM, seen capable of hitting all major U.S. cities, further heightened global alarm over the rapid advance in the country's weapons technology. And a defiant Pyongyang vowed on Sunday that the country would continue its weapons push "more vigorously" to "form a balance of power with the US". (more...)
Arunachal Pradesh bypoll results: BJP wins in Sikandra, TMC wins Sabang Arunachal Pradesh bypoll results: BJP wins in Sikandra, TMC wins Sabang
- December 24, 2017

In the by-election to the Sikandra Assembly seat of Uttar Pradesh, the BJP is leading with 18,396 votes, while the Samajwadi Party is at the second spot with 15,724 votes, said another News18 report. The Prime Minister congratulated the party members in West Bengal and appreciated the rise in BJP's share of the vote in the constituency. We derive vast strength from this affection and remain committed to transforming the Northeast. (more...)
Six people injured after serious collision on M40 Six people injured after serious collision on M40
- December 24, 2017

Highways England described it as a "serious" accident, and Thames Valley police said there had been a "multiple-vehicle" collision. Chief Inspector Henry Parsons from the Joint Operations Unit for Roads Policing, said: 'Our thoughts are with both men's families at this hard time. (more...)
PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) Shares Sold by Commonwealth Bank of Australia
- December 24, 2017

It has outperformed by 69.95% the S&P500. Atlas Browninc increased its stake in Humana Inc Com (HUM) by 120.21% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. sell-side analysts expect that PulteGroup , Inc. will post 2.2 earnings per share for the current year. Flinton Capital Management LLC raised its position in PulteGroup by 0.4% during the second quarter. (more...)
10 dead as buses, pick-up van collide on Indus Highway 10 dead as buses, pick-up van collide on Indus Highway
- December 24, 2017

The two buses coming from opposite directions - one from Jamshoro and other from Sehwan - at high speed when they collided with the ill-fated Suzuki van, en route to Sehwan from Larkana. Police said that the crash occurred due to over-speeding, and the drivers of the two coaches fled the site following the accident. On October 7, fourteen people died and 30 were injured when a passenger bus collided with a van in the Dasht area of Mastung district, rescue sources said. (more...)
Small plane crash in Bartow, fatalities reported Small plane crash in Bartow, fatalities reported
- December 24, 2017

They said it was a twin-engine aircraft and crashed at the end of a runway. There are several deaths, Polk County sheriff's spokeswoman Carrie Horstman said in a release. Investigators for the National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration have been notified and will investigate the cause of the crash, deputies said. (more...)
After US veto, UN Normal Meeting to satisfy on Jerusalem standing After US veto, UN Normal Meeting to satisfy on Jerusalem standing
- December 24, 2017

It proposed: "Effective 4 years after the date of the enactment of this Act, the United States Mission to the United Nations shall be closed and all staff and any remaining functions of such office shall be carried out through the Secretary of State and the Department of State". (more...)
Mosul Christians free to celebrate Christmas after ISIS defeat Mosul Christians free to celebrate Christmas after ISIS defeat
- December 24, 2017

The patriarch of Iraq's Chaldean Catholic Church, Louis Raphael Sako, requested that followers pray for "peace and stability in Mosul, Iraq and the world". Saint Paul's is the only functioning church in Mosul, and is only open thanks to the efforts of volunteers, the AFP agency reports. On Aug. 31, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced that the province had been entirely purged of ISIL elements, after nine months of fighting during which Iraqi forces were backed by the USA -led worldwide ... (more...)
$1.41 EPS Expected for T. Rowe Price Group, Inc. (TROW)
- December 24, 2017

Pacer Advisors Inc. now owns 5,259 shares of the asset manager's stock valued at $390,000 after purchasing an additional 77 shares during the period. The stock increased 0.21% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $21.91. Its down 0.02, from 0.93 in 2017Q2. Nationwide Fund Advisors decreased its holdings in shares of T. Rowe Price Group, Inc . 171.36 million shares or 2.33% less from 175.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. (more...)
Joan Walsh announces move to CNN after being dumped by MSNBC Joan Walsh announces move to CNN after being dumped by MSNBC
- December 24, 2017

MSNBC is parting ways with longtime liberal contributor Joan Walsh , the network announced in a statement Saturday. "I've given my heart and soul to the network, from the George W. It says while Walsh's contract wasn't renewed she's "a key voice" who's "absolutely still welcome" and would be invited to appear on shows. "Thanks to everyone who made this happen". (more...)
As much as 20 cm now predicted for Christmas morning As much as 20 cm now predicted for Christmas morning
- December 24, 2017

Light snow and drizzle is expected into the night Friday in London and much of Middlesex County, the national weather agency says, noting the precipitation should stop early Saturday. "They're going to get the brunt of the storm, they'll see amounts of up to 10 centimetres particularly on the higher terrain in the interior of Vancouver Island", said Greg Pearce with Environment Canada . (more...)
Indian army major, 3 troops killed in cross-border fire Indian army major, 3 troops killed in cross-border fire
- December 24, 2017

Indian Army's Udhampur based defence Spokesman Col NN Joshi told news agency GNS that Pakistan Rangers in "violation of ceasefire" opened fire upon the army posts near Keri in Nowshera sector along the LoC. He is survived by his wife Ramanpreet Kaur and a son. "They were courageous and honest soldiers". Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, in a statement issued in the winter capital, paid rich tributes to the Army Major and two jawans. (more...)

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