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by | October 05, 2016 | 00:29

In the show, the Gilmores frequently eat and grab coffee at Luke's Diner . I have loved the Gilmore Girls since I was younger. The event comes almost a decade after the show's final episode aired on The CW (after a seven-year run on The WB).

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:24

The serviceman, who the Pentagon has not yet identified, was killed while conducting a counterterrorism mission in partnership with Afghan forces, the Pentagon said. "Despite this tragic event, we remain committed to defeating the terrorists of the Islamic State. and helping our Afghan partners defend their nation", Nicholson said in the statement.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:20

Delhi Tourism and Culture Minister Kapil Mishra has written letters to some foreign media houses demanding evidences of their "pro-Pakistan" coverage of surgical strike in PoK. Two wars have been over Kashmir. The Indian army accused their Pakistani counterparts of firing first without provocation, using small arms and mortar shells along the area that separates their respective region of Kashmir.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:22

Xiaomi's first USA product, the Mi Box , launches today. There is only 8 GB storage but it can be offset by the availability of a USB port to plug in additional storage module. My Nexus Player generally performs well with lesser specs. For $69, the device is a no-brainer for anyone looking to get a spare streaming box for a guest room or for traveling.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:08

Much of Amatrice is still closed due to security concerns. The 79-year-old pontiff's trip to the shattered town of Amatrice and the devastated nearby hamlets of Accumoli and Arquata del Tronto was only announced to the media after he had arrived.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:39

However, in partial relief the court said that five years term under Section 201 of the Indian Penal Code for destruction of evidence would run concurrently and not consecutively as was directed by the high court, which said Vikas Yadav would undergo five year sentence only after undergoing 25 year sentence.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:32

On Monday, he called for tougher policing, including profiling foreigners who look like they could have connections to terrorism or certain Middle Eastern nations. On August 31, he said, that, if elected, he would suspend immigration from "places like Syria and Libya" and would order a list of regions and countries be drawn up from which "immigration must be suspended until proven and effective vetting mechanisms can be put into place".

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:32

On defense , the Bears had struggled to get off the field and get pressure on the quarterback. The Lions rushing attack was nearly non-existent, with just 66 yards and a 3.7-yard-per-carry average. The Lions lost running back Dwayne Washington to an ankle injury in the first half, but Caldwell brushed off the impact on the rushing attack. The Chicago Bears entered Sunday with more questions than answers, in all phases of their football team.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:49

A Pakistan military statement said its troops had "befittingly responded to Indian unprovoked firing" in the Bhimber sector on the Pakistani side. He said he shared details of the strikes with his Pakistani counterpart. Indian Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh told reporters Thursday the country's strikes had been based on "specific credible information" that militants were planning to carry out attacks in Indian cities, including Jammu .

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:45

Moscow marked the anniversary on Friday by signaling it will ramp up its bombardments alongside the Syrian government against Aleppo , the last stronghold of opposition rebels. "Their perpetrators will be held to account", Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault said in a statement . France is mobilising to put a stop to this unacceptable crisis'.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:43

The bill, known as JASTA , allows attack survivors and relatives of terrorism victims to pursue cases against foreign governments in United States federal court and to demand compensation if such governments are proven to bear some responsibility for attacks on United States soil.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:44

But they indicate turnout might not necessarily top the 50% required for the poll to be valid. The National Election Office said on its website that 98.3 percent of those who voted had rejected the quotas with 99.97 percent of votes counted.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:21

He appeared to quickly change tack, however, and welcomed the comparison. Reuters reported that during a speech in Davo City on Friday, Duterte said: "There are 3 million drug addicts (in the Philippines). Duterte's anti-drug efforts have resulted in around 3,000 deaths thus far, mostly at the hands of police, according to Philippine officials. Several Jewish groups have spoken out about their outrage at Duterte's most recent comments.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:24

India says a group of militants crossed the de facto border that separates the countries and killed 18 soldiers on September 18, the biggest loss of life for Indian security forces in the region for 14 years. During the review of IWT, the government chose to take a number of steps including to "exploit to the maximum" the water of Pakistan-controlled rivers, including Jhelum, as per the water sharing pact and suspension of IWT Commission meeting till the atmosphere was "free of terror".

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:23

It also accused India of continuing to sponsor terrorism in Pakistan through state apparatus. "We are failing miserably in our diplomatic efforts to isolate Pakistan in worldwide forum", he added. #8. In the last few months, our neighbor tried to destroy our country by exporting terrorists more than 17 times but our army defeated them. The "atrocities" in Kashmir intensified since the "extra-judicial killing of Kashmiri youth leader" Burhan Muzaffar Wani in July this year, it said of the ...

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:21

The Pentagon chief described what he called the next phase of a USA pivot to Asia - a rebalancing of American security commitments after years of heavy focus on the Middle East. Key to continuing security, he said, are nonmilitary initiatives such as the Trans-Pacific Partnership , a trade deal negotiated under the Obama administration but widely criticized by both parties during campaigning for the 2016 presidential election.

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:22

The Manhattan mogul accused his rival of helping Alicia Machado get United States citizenship so she could "use her" in this week's presidential debate. The Commission of Presidential Debates acknowledged on Friday that there was an issue with Trump's microphone, which was quieter than Clinton's at times .

by | October 02, 2016 | 11:17

Gen. Igor Konashenkov argued Wednesday that the investigators' conclusions raise doubts, claiming they were based on information from the internet and Ukrainian special services. The Russian military had upgraded to a more modern missile in 2005, while the 9M38 was in the Ukrainian military inventory, he added. "This is of course a provocative statement.it has nothing to do with investigating the tragedy that took away the lives of so many people", said Leonid Slutsky, the head of the ...

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:48

A poll by Mr Duncan Smith's think-tank, the Centre for Social Justice, showed that people who voted to leave essentially still want to leave and people who voted remain were "drifting away", he said. Renzi added leaving the European Union would be a "very hard process", but negotiations and problems could only be dealt with after the United Kingdom formally begins to leave the trading block.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:47

Pakistan has since denied it was hit with a "surgical strike" - but said they were not afraid to use an "atomic device" to "eliminate India". Pakistan's military claimed it killed eight Indian soldiers while retaliating to India's firing at the first line of defence at the LoC at Tatta Pani , according to a Dawn report .

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:45

The remarks suggested a more downbeat outlook after Mr Kerry had insisted earlier in the day that the cease-fire was holding and humanitarian goods had begun to flow into the Aleppo area after days of delay. As the Obama administration has acknowledged, the deal was always going to be hard to implement. "The United States will raise this issue directly with Russian Federation".

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:44

In his address during the meeting, Pope Francis focused on the love of Christ as a basis for building up the bonds of unity between the Catholic Church and the Georgian Orthodox Church. The country's split allegiances between the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation on one side, and Russian Federation on the other, are a big issue, as is the status of the Moscow-backed breakaway territories of Abkhazia and South Ossetia.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:47

Duterte was voted to power in May on the back of a vow to end drugs and corruption in the country which has a population of 100 million people. The agreement for closer economic and security cooperation was reached during the meeting between President Duterte and Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi last Thursday.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:42

Clinton brought up Trump's previous comments about Machado during their debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., using it as an example of his poor treatment of women. Read: Who Is Alicia Machado? Now, the former beauty queen has become a part of the USA presidential campaign after her experience with Donald Trump was brought up in Monday's presidential debate.

by | October 01, 2016 | 00:42

The Charles de Gaulle, France's only aircraft carrier, was sent to the region earlier in September. The vessel's latest mission is planned to end in late October, according to Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian. USA planes account for 80 per cent of the strikes. "We are far from winning back Mosul because it's a city with hundreds of thousands of people which is strongly held by Daesh (the IS)", he said.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:41

OPEC estimates its current output at 33.24-M BPD. OPEC nations reached a preliminary agreement Wednesday to curb oil production for the first time since the global financial crisis eight years ago, pushing up prices that had sunk over the past two years and weakened the economies of oil-producing nations.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:36

Congress has overturned President Barack Obama's veto of a bill that would let 9/11 families sue the Saudi Arabian government. "It is our hope that wisdom will prevail and that Congress will take the necessary steps to correct this legislation in order to avoid the serious unintended consequences that may ensue", Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Thursday evening.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:31

Lawyers for the Redskins had asked the Supreme Court to hear their case instead, leapfrogging over the appeals court, or at least incorporate the two together. He said the ruling would lead to "further the degradation of civil discourse". The Obama administration had urged the justices to hear the case to resolve the conflict.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:33

The last time Congress passed legislation blocking a sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia was in 1986. Amnesty International USA's board of directors also sent a letter to President Obama on September 9, urging him to stop the arms deal. Murphy and others skeptical of Saudi Arabia ― like resolution co-sponsors Sens. "The fact that Saudi Arabia is an ally...is not in of itself a sufficient reason to endorse this particular deal", he said.

by | September 30, 2016 | 12:32

IUCN director general Inger Andersen said: "These new numbers reveal the truly alarming plight of the majestic elephant - one of the world's most intelligent animals and the largest terrestrial mammal alive today". But elephant numbers have been stable or increasing since 2006 in Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda. Eastern Africa has experienced an nearly 50% elephant population reduction, largely attributed to drastic losses in northern Mozambique and Tanzania's elephant populations, while Central ...