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by | January 21, 2018 | 01:19

The 2016 Australian Open victor routed Maria Sharapova 6-1, 6-3 in the third-round match on Saturday night, meaning she'll be the only Grand Slam champion in the fourth round of the women's draw. Davis failed to keep up her momentum after grabbing the first set, as her baseline game crumbled at the sight of the finishing line. Prior to play in Sydney, she also performed well at this year's Hopman Cup.

by | January 19, 2018 | 01:44

Despite having political control, Murphy seemed to tamp down expectations on hiking the $8.60 minimum wage to $15 and implementing statewide paid sick leave, saying he didn't have a timeline in mind. The order requires the governor to disclose gifts from anyone he's met since January 16, 2015, three years before his inauguration. He also takes the position that any changes to workers' benefits must be made through the collective bargaining process, and he has said that he will "oppose ...

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:20

Her body was found half-naked near a canal, 100 kms from her home in Jind. The girl narrated the incident to her parents when they returned home last evening. Authorities say both men have since been charged with kidnapping, rape and murder. Leader of Opposition and senior INLD leader Abhay Chautala too accused the government of not taking adequate measures to curb increasing instances of crimes against women.

by | January 18, 2018 | 04:16

Just past 8 p.m. last night, a meteor tore through the skies of MI. The National Weather Service and United States Geological Survey confirmed that a meteor lit up the skies across MI and in several other states on Tuesday night. #miwx ", NWS tweeted. On Tuesday evening (Jan. 16), people in Ohio, Michigan and Ontario, Canada , were treated to the awe-inspiring view of a meteor streaking across the night sky.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:53

Dubey said. Supporters of the ruling BJP and Congress clashed during the visit of Congress president Rahul Gandhi here on Monday. The minister claimed that Rahul's first visit to Uttar Pradesh as the Congress chief had proved to be a flop show.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:52

Some of the issues Murphy mentioned affect the state directly, such as opposing the recent tax reform or federal interest in drilling for oil off the Jersey Shore. The new governor called for the wealthy to pay higher taxes, more funding for Planned Parenthood and a $15 minimum wage. The state's last Democratic governor, Jon Corzine, who Christie ousted in 2009, was also an executive at Goldman Sachs.

by | January 17, 2018 | 01:51

It was unclear, however, whether Mr Bannon will be forced to testify . Bannon, who joined the Trump campaign in August of 2016, brandished the Trump Tower meeting as " treasonous ", according to Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House .

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:49

Twitter and Facebook executives are running into some problems with Disney. 'Given our evolving business and the businesses Ms. Sandberg and Mr. Dorsey are in, it has become increasingly hard for them to avoid conflicts relating to board matters, ' Disney said.

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:47

While welcomed in Israel, Trump's declaration was met with anger by Palestinians, with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas saying the United States was no longer an honest broker in peace talks and the Gaza-based terror group Hamas calling for an intifada, or violent uprising.

by | January 16, 2018 | 00:45

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Wednesday night issued a statement asking lawmakers to vote against the legislation with the changes. About two-thirds of the Republicans voted against the amendment and about two-thirds of the Democrats voted for it, so it wasn't really a "party line" vote, but the Democrats could have pushed it through had they all supported it.

by | January 15, 2018 | 01:14

A cold front will move across the Valley on Tuesday and brings the likelihood of accumulating snow. Temperatures will still be mild in most locations Sunday , reaching highs in the 30s. High temperatures once again running about 15º below normal, only warming to near 20º. Friday night: Patchy fog. South wind around 6 miles per hour.

by | January 15, 2018 | 01:13

While some clubs offered special abayas - traditional head-to-toe robes for Saudi women - in their team's colours, state-owned Saudi Airlines announced prizes of free tickets for five families who wish to travel between cities to watch football games.

by | January 15, 2018 | 01:14

Police responded to the 300 block of E. 17th St. on the report of a working vehicle into building collision just north of downtown Santa Ana. The Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) said the driver hit a center divider, catapulting the vehicle into the air.

by | January 14, 2018 | 00:02

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said Thursday that there is no deal yet, but "we still think we can get there". "I was going to be, like, "Wow, Donald Trump , maybe you did something right", Noah said. Florida Governor Rick Scott released a statement early Thursday evening in response to the reports of what the president said. The lawmakers had hoped he would back the accord, an agreement among six senators evenly split among Republicans and Democrats, ending a bitter ...

by | January 13, 2018 | 00:25

Since leaving the group, Camila's track Havana has led her to become the longest running female no.1 after Adele's track, Someone Like You. A peer most astutely compared Camila with Rihanna's untamed masterpiece ANTI, only on training wheels: Sure, she hits a few bumps without the added support of Fifth Harmony , but Cabello will confidently be riding solo in no time .

by | January 12, 2018 | 00:14

In a separate tweet, Trump accused Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein of being "underhanded and a disgrace" for disclosing details of a dossier of allegations about his ties to Russian Federation during the presidential election campaign.

by | January 10, 2018 | 00:32

The police have urged the people to call the U.S. Marshal Detroit Fugitive Apprehension team at 313-234-5656 or the Sumpter Township Police at 734-461-4833 ext. Police say Fields ran away from the home. According to police, they are searching for 24-year-old Candice Diaz and 28-year-old Brad Fields. The man involved in the incident was arrested and charged with domestic violence .

by | January 10, 2018 | 00:29

Fontana told Hargrave that the public comments section of the meeting was not to be used as a question-and-answer session, KATC reported. The teacher was called on a subsequent time and asked the board another question, according to the report .

by | January 10, 2018 | 00:25

Hoyer said Trump himself mentioned fences and technology. Now Trump has called for an initial $18 billion in USA taxpayer funding for the wall, a proposal Democrats uniformly are opposed to, along with some Republican lawmakers. "We need a wall", Trump said, during the long exchange with lawmakers. Democrats say they see room to negotiate on a deal that's primarily border security infrastructure, combined with a pathway to legal status for DACA recipients.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:50

In the pictures, the fourth in line to the throne is wearing a coat and scarf and what appears to be a rucksack. At first, Charlotte will be invited with her parents for a short "stay and play" session, the nursery's website suggests. Pupils are split into four learning groups named after birds: Swifts, Swallows, Cygnets and Swans. The school, which charges £14,550 ($19,740) per year, was classed as "outstanding" at the last official inspection in 2012.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:47

While the rooftop of one of the courtrooms was damaged in the fire, there were no injuries or casualties. According to the Mumbai Fire Brigade, a call was received at 07.14 am this morning. This turns out to be the third major fire incident in Mumbai post Kamala Mills fire on December 29 and Sakinaka fire on December 18 which together claimed lives of at least 30 people.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:48

The website reports the royals were sent to Ha'ir prison, a large maximum security facility south of the capital, Riyadh , run by Saudi intelligence services, where criminals, militants and al-Qaida terrorists are held. Saudi Arabia a year ago rounded up dozens of royal family members, current and former senior officials in a crackdown on corruption that has also strengthened the power of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

by | January 08, 2018 | 01:16

Despite the fact that he said he didn't have a problem with his coaching earlier this season, he clearly does. It is unclear whether the organization will address LaVar Ball's comments as they relate to their head coach. Lonzo still played well, finishing with 11 points, five assists, four rebounds and two steals in 27 minutes. "My only concern with any of it is for Zo", he said.

by | January 08, 2018 | 01:12

The US President also indicated what kind of award categories the public can expect to see. It's more like that wrestling video in which Trump body-slams a guy with a CNN head-something that will excite his base, which already distrusts the press and loves the president's media-bashing.

by | January 08, 2018 | 01:11

Salah has scored 22 times already this term and also secured Egypt's place at this summer's World Cup. The 25-year-old described winning the award as a "dream come true", before dedicating the accolade to "the children in Egypt and Africa.to remind them to never stop dreaming and never stop believing in themselves".

by | January 07, 2018 | 04:14

A built in delay gives congress until March to come up with a resolution. "We want DACA to happen", Trump said Saturday. His priorities include tightening a family-based immigration policy that allows naturalized citizens and certain immigrants to petition for relatives to come to the USA and eliminating the Diversity Visa Lottery, a state department program that helps citizens of countries with historically low rates of immigration to come to the US.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:09

Despite sudden progress toward such talks in recent days, President Trump appeared this week to mock North Korea's leader by tweeting that he has a "bigger and more powerful" nuclear button than dictator Kim Jong-un. While it has in the past existed as a key way for the two sides to tamp down accidental flare-ups along the DMZ, the North reportedly stopped answering the line two years ago after South Korea closed what had been a joint North-South industrial complex in Kaesong - a town ...

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:10

Erdogan unleashed a series of insults at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, accusing European officials of racism, harbouring terrorists and behaving like Nazis. Erdogan had said earlier on Friday that he would discuss defence cooperation with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally France during his visit to Paris , highlighting an "important" step which Turkey would be taking with Eurosam without giving any details.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:45

A number of officials who have been quoted by Al-Ahram on condition of anonymity said the incident was caused by strong winds that caused the balloon to fall. Some 20 ambulances attended the scene of the accident, Egypt's state-run Mena news agency reports. This was exacerbated by the 2015 Russian plane crash, which killed all 224 passengers and crew on board, majority Russian tourists.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:36

A firefighter was listed among the 19 people suffering minor injuries. The displaced residents were placed on an MTA bus so they could keep warm while firefighters continued battling the blaze. "Praying for a swift recovery for all those injured", said Mayor Bill de Blasio on Twitter, thanking the fire department for its response. Investigators say the fire was sparked by a child playing with a stove.