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South Korea President Accepts Justice Minister's Resignation

South Korea's protests against President Park Geun-hye continue to gather steam. Organisers in Seoul said 1.5 million people came, while authorities said it was more like 270,000. The opposition parties that control the National Assembly are expected to submit to the president the names of two candidates for independent counsel by Tuesday. Continua a leggere...

If Electoral College goes, California chooses president

How many times has a candidate won the popular vote but lost the election? And, remember, only a constitutional amendment can abolish the Electoral College. Clinton allies were apparently hoping she would wait for a miracle turnaround in Wisconsin, Michigan, and Pennsylvania - three states where Green Party candidate Jill Stein is seeking recounts. Continua a leggere...

Blasts on court premises: Three Al-Qaeda terrorists held

Blasts on court premises: Three Al-Qaeda terrorists held The three arrested from Madurai in Tamil Nadu has been identified as Kareem, Abbas Ali and Ayub having connection with the Base Movement responsible for the blast. Police are also on the the lookout for two other men, Hakeem and Dawood Sulaiman. The terrorists are accused in the cases relating to the blasts that occurred on the premises of courts in Malappuram, Kollam, Nellur, Mysore and Chitt... Continua a leggere...

Trump taps Betsy DeVos for education secretary, a school voucher advocate

DeVos is a former board member of the Foundation for Excellence in Education , a group led by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, that promotes school choice and the Common Core education standards. "This would not qualify as 'draining the swamp, '" Cannon said, referencing Trump's campaign slogan. Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon calls DeVos a "dangerous" choice. Continua a leggere...

Volunteers plan Thanksgiving meal for pipeline protesters

Volunteers plan Thanksgiving meal for pipeline protesters Fort Yates is on the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation. David Vance and his wife are taking the more-than 730-mile trip from Wichita to deliver food, blankets, tents and clothing to people continuing to protest as temperatures drop. "Obama was here, he came to Cannon Ball, he was right there", Black Elk said. They've said that they've been violently assaulted and attacked in various instances. Continua a leggere...

A third of east Mosul recaptured from IS: Spokesman

A third of east Mosul recaptured from IS: Spokesman The body of 19-year-old Berzan Ibrahim Khelil, who was killed by a mortar during fighting between the Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants is carried to a cemetery on a cart by his cousin in Mosul, Iraq, Thursday, Nov. A soldier was killed and three were wounded when a auto packed with explosives sped out from its hiding spot in a school complex in the eastern Tahrir neighborhood, ramming Iraq... Continua a leggere...

Trump wants absolute control of S China Sea: Chinese academics

The question is: what next? The pact will promote the economic growth of Asia and the Pacific region, which will bear fruit in the United States as well. Earlier this year, Wang was placed in charge of the People's Liberation Army's Southern Theater Command, which looks after the South China Sea region. Continua a leggere...

Maltempo, Coldiretti: danni all'agricoltura, istituire tavolo di crisi nelle regioni colpite

Maltempo, Coldiretti: danni all'agricoltura, istituire tavolo di crisi nelle regioni colpite E' quanto afferma la Coldiretti, sulla base dei dati del Crea , nel commentare la devastazione provocata dalle acque nelle campagne, dal Piemonte alla Liguria, dalla Calabria alla Sicilia . I cambiamenti climatici si manifestano con il moltiplicarsi di eventi estremi, precipitazioni brevi ma intense ed il repentino passaggio dal sereno al maltempo con vere e proprie bombe d'acqua che il terreno ... Continua a leggere...

Alexis Sanchez brace buries Bournemouth

Alexis Sanchez brace buries Bournemouth Despite an impressive first half from Bournemouth , Theo Walcott restored Arsenal's lead with a back-post header. Monreal escaped conceding another penalty when a Simon Francis pass struck him on the arm in the area before keeper Petr Cech made a crucial save from Benik Afobe . Continua a leggere...

Catania, una tonnellata di marijuana nel camion: sei arresti

Durante l'operazione condotta dalla squadra mobile della Questura di Catania, in coordinamento con la locale Direzione Distrettuale Antimafia, sono stati rinvenuti e sequestrati, nascosti all'interno di un camion, mille chili di marijuana. Ai sei coinvolti nel blitz è stato contestato il reato di traffico di ingenti quantitativi di sostanza stupefacente in concorso. Alle prime ore dell'alba l'int... Continua a leggere...

Knife frenzy accused in padded cell: court

Knife frenzy accused in padded cell: court Hansen allegedly attacked five women at the Glenhuntly train station, in the city's south-east. 'Given how unwell he is that would not be a sensible position, ' she said. Glenhuntly railway station, where a man allegedly went on a rampage on Sunday. They suffered "suspected fractures, possible hip fractures and head injuries", Sergeant Jason Venturoni said. Continua a leggere...

Pakistan's Prime Minister Appoints New Army Chief

Pakistan's Prime Minister Appoints New Army Chief The decision to appoint Bajwa was taken by Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and reports suggest that his "suitability" for working with the civilian government may have weighed in his favour. Followers of the Ahmadiyya sect in Pakistan have been persecuted for their religious beliefs down the years. Afghan leaders allege Pakistan's military action in border areas spared Taliban insurgents an... Continua a leggere...

Friends: Man killed in Bourbon Street shooting was Baton Rouge tattoo artist

Friends: Man killed in Bourbon Street shooting was Baton Rouge tattoo artist The shooting occurred around 1:30 a.m. on November 27 in the 100 block of Bourbon Street. The police have arrested two persons, including one shooting victim, on firearms charges. Toliver, a tattoo artist, was in town to celebrate his birthday, WWL-TV reported . One of the men - 25-year-old Demontris Toliver - died at a hospital. Continua a leggere...

CVS employees call police on black customers looking for cheese

CVS employees call police on black customers looking for cheese Berry and his roommate, Philip Blackwell , said they were in the store with another customer for more than 30 minutes alone before an officer with the Richmond Police Department showed up. " We're being kicked out because they were scared of us and hiding ", Berry said, "He just told us that we need to leave premises or else we would be arrested for trespassing and that flipped the script o... Continua a leggere...

Late-season storm Otto strengthens to hurricane; 3 dead in Panama

The president said the improved weather around the country Tuesday is "deceptive", since the clouds are being drawn offshore by the storm, which is centered some 280 miles (450 kilometers) east of Costa Rica's Caribbean coastline. Meanwhile, Nicaragua suffered great human and material losses from Hurricane Juana in 1988 and Mitch in 1998. It's important to note that the difference in impacts bet... Continua a leggere...

Virginia Tech takes down Virginia for Commonwealth Cup

Knowing the records, even when Virginia hadn't had a great record, the score was always very close, very tight. Virginia's Taquan Mizzell became the 19th Virginia player to rush for 2,000 career yards on an 8-yard run late in the first quarter. Continua a leggere...

Betsy DeVos: Everything You Need to Know

They also have a private investment firm, the Windquest Group , which invests in technology. Betsy's marriage to husband Dick puts her in line to receive an estimated $5.1 billion (£4.1 billion) fortune from sales giant Amway . Some 80 percent of the state's charters are run by private companies. But otherwise DeVos would seem an unorthodox choice. Trump offered DeVos the position on Tuesday a... Continua a leggere...

Black Friday online sales hit record $3 billion in profits

MasterCard Advisors SpendingPulse, which tracks spending on all kinds of payments, estimated that spending over the four-day weekend will be up 3.8 percent, with online sales up by double-digit percentages and in-store sales up in the single digits. Continua a leggere...

Defending champion Nebraska No. 1 seed in NCAA volleyball

Defending champion Nebraska No. 1 seed in NCAA volleyball One was to get a top-four seed and we're planning on trying to play as well as we can possibly play". We can not be surprised, "Oh, what's going on?' We have a goal to win this first round, no question". 6. Senior Erin Bognar was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player. Two of them (Katie Oleksak and Olivia Nicholson) started, Amanda Young and Paulina Hougaard-Jensen played reserve roles. Continua a leggere...

Clinton Campaign to Take Part in State Election Recounts: Lawyer

Elias said the Clinton campaign had been conducting its own investigation of the election results after receiving "hundreds of messages, emails, and calls urging us to do something , anything, to investigate claims that the election results were hacked and altered in a way to disadvantage Secretary Clinton". Continua a leggere...


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