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by | November 25, 2016 | 01:45

Ambulance Victoria emergency operations general manager Mick Stephenson said two people died in Melbourne's western suburbs after reporting respiratory symptoms. Three people remain in a critical condition, the department said. This releases tiny particles that get stuck in people's lungs when they inhale it.

by | November 25, 2016 | 01:43

Ankara's operation in Syria has advanced as far south as the city of al-Bab where in the last 24 hours three more Turkish soldiers were killed in an Isis attack. "They are saying that they believe it was an attack by the Syrian air force". Their intervention has been against both ISIS and Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) forces.

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:47

Trump himself said retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis was an "impressive" prospect for defense secretary. But at the second presidential debate Trump threatened Clinton, saying that "if I win, I am going to instruct my attorney general to get a special prosecutor to look into your situation".

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:39

But U.N. officials had feared that Trump might send a really angry old white guy like John Bolton back to the U.N. And Haley is clearly preferable to that. "In selecting Governor Nikki Haley to serve as United States Ambassador to the United Nations , President-elect Donald Trump has again demonstrated his determination to make America greater than ever before", McMaster said.

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:42

Kyodo News quoted Japan's Fire and Disaster Management Agency as saying a dozen people were reported injured in Fukushima, Miyagi, Chiba and Tokyo from Tuesday's quake. The 2011 natural disaster triggered tsunamis of 10 to 20 meters (30 to 60 feet) that rose even higher when the water was funneled up rivers that empty into the ocean.

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:40

But she has limited experience grappling with national education policy, public education or running a large federal bureaucracy. Instead, DeVos has worked to expand support and access to school vouchers and charter schools, which are privately run and publicly funded.

by | November 24, 2016 | 11:36

NHK showed footage of what appeared to be sea water flowing up a river in Miyagi prefecture though none of it surged beyond the banks. The Meteorological Agency had earlier estimated the quake's magnitude at 7.3 but upgraded it to 7.4. At least 14 people have been injured by a strong natural disaster that struck off Japan's northeast coast Tuesday. The U.S. Geological Survey measured Tuesday's quake at magnitude 6.9.

by | November 23, 2016 | 10:17

Her fourth goal of the day came in the 77th minute. But it is the former Liverpool star's versatility that Omagbemi is banking on to help them retain the title. Despite putting herself in pole position to claim the tournament's golden boot, Oshoala played down the award's talk. "We are a young team and are hoping that in the near future we will be at the level of a team from Nigeria ".

by | November 23, 2016 | 09:59

And the breakthrough came four minutes later as Toure - whose only other appearance this term came against Steaua Bucharest in a Champions League qualifier in August - received a return pass from Nolito following sloppy play from Kelly and saw his powerful shot deflect beyond Hennessey.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:53

There's some misinformation going around about what can and can't happen if N.C. lawmakers decide to intervene in the governor's race and declare Pat McCrory the victor over Roy Cooper. Predominately on the site is the "Upcoming Events" section and in bold font, it says "Inauguration Day". It would be irresponsible to wait any longer to tackle the issues we campaigned on across the state.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:50

Kiev said the men were deserters from the Ukrainian army detained on Ukrainian-controlled territory, while Moscow claimed they were seized in Crimea. The incident added to tensions between Russia and Ukraine, after the annexation of Crimea, Russian support of insurgents in eastern Ukraine and earlier in November, the arrest in Crimea of several Ukrainian citizens accused of plotting acts of sabotage against Russia.

by | November 22, 2016 | 18:47

The official said the women told police the stolen goods included jewellery, luxury fashions and luggage. Earlier this month, Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat was punched and sprayed with tear gas, as she and her partner were ambushed by three masked attackers in the lobby of an apartment where they were staying in the city.

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:47

But after a convincing win over Cleveland left them just a game behind Pittsburgh and Baltimore in the division, a tie with Washington in London and losses in their past two to the Giants and Bills have drained most of the hope from their season.

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:41

DONALD TRUMP (R), President-Elect: I have great respect . The behind-closed-doors meeting, which lasted around 90 minutes, was held to discuss the handover of power. JOHN YANG: Another part of that foundation? The decision not to participate in this tradition illustrates how bitter the campaign was, particularly for Mrs.

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:41

The hard-earned 2-1 win recorded by the Falconets on Sunday morning over their Spanish counterparts was still unable to keep them in contention. For Dedevbo, his girls deserve all the accolades because they proved themselves worthy ambassadors of Africa's most populous nation.

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:41

Now, amid the uncertain future of Obamacare in a Trump administration, some resisters like Lopez are feeling vindicated and other consumers simply don't see the need to sign up. By early next year, providers will have to settle on premium rates but they now do not know whether the public subsidies that help low-income consumers will exist by then.

by | November 21, 2016 | 12:39

It comes after Mr Trump on Friday appointed three new additions to his much-anticipated cabinet. This was highlighted by the removal of Governor Chris Christie as head of the transition process, replaced by Vice-president-elect Mike Pence.

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:30

Bannon left Breitbart in August to become Trump's campaign CEO. White nationalists have openly and gleefully celebrated Mr. Bannon's appointment as chief strategist, and so far Mr. He threatened to sue People magazine after one of its writer accused Trump of sexual assault. Bannon is certainly due Trump's gratitude for helping run a successful campaign that confounded the experts.

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:27

Trump's group", Peskov said . "This will benefit both the Russian and American people and will have a positive impact on the overall climate in world affairs, considering the special responsibility of Russia and the United States for the maintenance of global stability and security", the Russian President emphasized.

by | November 20, 2016 | 19:21

According to a U.S. official, in September Carter and Clapper recommended to Obama a split between the commands of the National Security Agency and U.S. Nunes defended Rogers on Saturday. The revelation came as Rogers was being considered by President-elect Donald Trump as the director of national intelligence , in charge of overseeing 17 American spy agencies.

by | November 19, 2016 | 06:57

Republican House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan told CNN on Sunday that protests are protected by the First Amendment as long as they are peaceful. About 800 people marched through Sacramento and hundreds others formed a human chain around the almost 3.5-mile perimeter of Oakland's Lake Merritt .

by | November 19, 2016 | 06:58

Secretary General Stoltenberg also thanked the President-elect for raising the issue of defense spending during the campaign, which has been a top priority for the Secretary General since his appointment in 2014. Stoltenberg said he did not see an issue. Stoltenberg said he would be visiting Turkey on Sunday to attend a meeting of parliamentarians from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries.

by | November 18, 2016 | 06:32

The report recommended Congress prohibit USA acquisitions by such entities by changing the mandate of CFIUS, the US government body that conducts security reviews of proposed acquisitions by foreign firms. -China Economic and Security Review Commission, told a news conference. "This report should also detail the national security implications of a diminished domestic industrial base (including assessing any impact on USA military readiness), compromised US military supply chains, and ...

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:14

Germany's ruling coalition has agreed to support the Social Democrat Frank-Walter Steinmeier as Germany's next president. Merkel spokesman Steffen Seibert told Reuters on Tuesday: "She will address this question at the suitable time, as has been said many times in the past".

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:15

China, previously North Korea's most important ally and provider of food and energy, broke with previous diplomatic proceedings and joined other countries in imposing sanctions on North Korea after the tests. One such instance of technology transfer allegedly came to light earlier this year when North Korea tested a new rocket engine incorporating Iranian technology.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:08

Although the bill has drawn heavy global criticism and faces tough legal questions, many hard-liners are also hopeful things will change after Trump takes office in January. In all, an estimated 2,500 homes would be affected. Members of the Jewish Home, a nationalist party affiliated with the settler movement, sponsored the legislation.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:08

The special security unit was also the target of a major blast near the same location in April, claimed by Taliban insurgents, that left 28 people dead and hundreds wounded. No group has so far claimed responsibility. Also last week, a suicide auto bomb targeted the German consulate in Afghanistan's northern Balkh province on Thursday, local police and officials said.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:06

The Falconets began their campaign at the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 Women's World Cup on an unimpressive note in Papua New Guinea. Chinaza Uchendu from a well taken spot-kick got the Falconet's first goal . The Falconets sent the stands into the heavens seconds into the second half with a fine play which set up Bokiri who made no mistake at goal .

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:06

The record €220 million, four-year agreement spells an end to the team's long and sometimes rocky relationship with current shirt sponsor Qatar. When they finally relented in 2006, it was to apply the name of Unicef and the club reportedly paid the global children's charity £1 million then to do so.

by | November 16, 2016 | 08:03

Still, Kaepernick's decision not to vote should not surprise the public. "There more than one way to create change", Kaepernick said today. Kaepernick told reported that he did not vote in the most recent election because he felt "it would be hypocritical" of him.