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World Media Football star George Weah wins Liberian presidential election
Author: 0 Football star George Weah wins Liberian presidential election

From there, it was on to Paris Saint Germain, AC Milan, Chelsea, Manchester City and Olympique Marseille. Weah, who has remained in opposition to the government of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf for the last 12 years with the backing of some members of the youth population.

World Media Arkansas woman kidnapped, reportedly thrown off bridge after witnessing murder
Author: 0 Arkansas woman kidnapped, reportedly thrown off bridge after witnessing murder

Monday. A woman, who was kidnapped and thrown from a bridge into the frigid Arkansas River after she witnessed the fatal shooting of Arlin Nugent (left), 49, managed to swim to safety on Christmas morning. David Bufford, a spokesman for the Lonoke County Sheriff's Office. She was taken to an area hospital to be treated for hypothermia. Another unidentified person was wounded in the attack and was hospitalized.

World Media Where's the party? No state dinner in Trump's first year
Author: 0 Where's the party? No state dinner in Trump's first year

President Donald Trump signed his tax reform bill and stated that the numbers will speak for themselves ( "Trump signs tax cut in "rush job" Oval Office event, heads to Florida ", Dec. Trump has claimed that fewer people are now using the word " Christmas ", and all because of "political correctness". "On behalf of the Obama family, Merry Christmas ".

World Media Mehbooba Mufti's brother Tassaduq inducted into JK cabinet today
Author: 0 Mehbooba Mufti's brother Tassaduq inducted into JK cabinet today

The oath was delivered by N N Vohra in the lawns of Raj Bhavan here. Both were sworn in as cabinet ministers. He was nominated by Governor NN Vohra as a member of the state legislative council on December 22 to fill up a vacancy created by the resignation of Vikramaditya Singh who resigned from the basic membership of the PDP on October 22.

Author: 0 Analysts See $0.77 EPS for QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

Point72 Asset Management Lp sold 680,822 shares as the company's stock declined 29.10% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 9,000 shares of the electrical products company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.16 million, down from 19,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

World Media Chinese Ships Spotted Selling Oil to N.Korea
Author: 0 Chinese Ships Spotted Selling Oil to N.Korea

North Korea fired a ballistic missile on Wednesday from its east coast into the sea off the Peninsula, South Korea's military said, ahead of a summit between USA and Chinese leaders who are set to discuss Pyongyang's arms program. Robert Kelly, a professor at Pusan National University in South Korea, told the UK Telegraph China was capable of surreptitiously sending oil to Kim Jong-un.

World Media 6 hospitalized after van crashes into building in downtown Seattle
Author: 0 6 hospitalized after van crashes into building in downtown Seattle

Authorities say the vehicle did not accelerate and there was "nothing obvious to make this an intentional act or deliberate". Clements says another patient initially reported as connected to the crash was, in fact, not involved. The van driver was hospitalized but the driver's condition wasn't immediately known. According to him, two were in very critical condition and three others were said to be out of danger.

World Media Al Horford hits game-winning shot as Rockets melt down
Author: 0 Al Horford hits game-winning shot as Rockets melt down

But the Celtics woke up at halftime, clamping down on the Rockets' lethal 3-point shooting attack and using their defense to create offense during a 20-4 run in the third quarter. While the Celtics proved they can balance the offense without Brown, there is no doubt Irving will take over down the stretch if this game is close. Boston continued to battle, cutting the lead to two with a chance to tie or take the lead with under a minute to go.

World Media MRI results on Timberwolves' Jeff Teague's knee revealed
Author: 0 MRI results on Timberwolves' Jeff Teague's knee revealed

Paul Pioneer Press . A freak play left Jeff Teague clutching his knee on the ground in the final few seconds of the Timberwolves and Nuggets game on Wednesday night. "As always, whatever the team needs me to do, I'll be ready to do so", Jones said after Wednesday's game. Jones has started three games this season, and Minnesota went 2-1 in those games.

World Media Mason Rudolph Powers Oklahoma State Past Virginia Tech in Camping World Bowl
Author: 0 Mason Rudolph Powers Oklahoma State Past Virginia Tech in Camping World Bowl

But the Cowboys showed off their explosiveness in their next series, as Rudolph found James Washington wide open in the middle of the field for a 65-yard touchdown and a 27-14 lead with 5:37 left in the third quarter. It was a pair of Tech breakdowns - a fumble near the goal line and 50-yard pass play - that gave the Cowboys the edge in the first half. Virginia Tech has amassed 162 yards rushing at the break.

World Media Another Blast of Arctic Air Will Arrive For The New Year
Author: 0 Another Blast of Arctic Air Will Arrive For The New Year

Peeks of sun and a southerly wind will get high temperatures into the low 60s for Saturday . Early sunshine is diminished with clouds building through the afternoon. The icebox feel stays. Bitter cold has settled into Southern New England and this cold will likely be record-breaking. New Year's Day morning. Highs for Thursday will reach the teens, with a projected high of 19 degrees this afternoon for Indianapolis.

World Media At Least Six Dead in Bronx Apartment Fire
Author: 0 At Least Six Dead in Bronx Apartment Fire

The fire quickly turned into a 5-alarm fire. The fire broke out on the third floor of the building at 2363 Prospect Ave. just before 7 p.m., ABC New York station WABC reported . The exact number of the deceased is unknown at this time. The FDNY earlier said said 15 people were injured and 12 of them were in critical condition.

World Media As cold wave sweeps US, Trump derides climate change science
Author: 0 As cold wave sweeps US, Trump derides climate change science

For Times Square on New Year's Eve, temperatures are forecast to be in the single digits. He adds that: "Perhaps we could use a little bit of that good old Global Warming that our Country, but not other countries, was going to pay TRILLIONS OF DOLLARS to protect against".

World Media Northeast states sue EPA over smog drifting in from Midwest
Author: 0 Northeast states sue EPA over smog drifting in from Midwest

Here's more from that coverage: "The coalition urged the US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia to overturn the EPA's decision not to add the 9 upwind states to the congressionally created 'Ozone Transport Region , ' which requires stricter pollution controls".

World Media Some Disney World resorts change 'Do Not Disturb' signs
Author: 0 Some Disney World resorts change 'Do Not Disturb' signs

The updated policy now applies to monorail-accessible resorts, including the Grand Floridian, the Contemporary, and the Polynesian. Guests at the Grand Floridian, Polynesian, and Contemporary Resorts should find a paper in their rooms today noting the change .

Author: 0 Met Éireann have issued a wind warning for 9 counties

The warning is valid from 04:00 on Friday 29th December to 11:00 on Friday 29th December. However, the snow is not set to last - rain will follow, clearing any snow away. Unsettled and milder Sunday and Monday, with sunshine and blustery showers. Temperatures of between three and seven degrees are expected during the day before plummeting to below zero by nightfall.

World Media Prince Harry on Meghan Markle's first royal Christmas: 'It was fantastic'
Author: 0 Prince Harry on Meghan Markle's first royal Christmas: 'It was fantastic'

Prince Harry has said Meghan Markle had a "fantastic" time with the Queen and his family over Christmas. According to Us Weekly , Markle may have taken an inspiration to Middleton for her first Christmas service outfit. That didn't stop Meghan from fitting in perfectly with the family though. The couple have set their wedding date for May 19, 2018, at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle, the royal residence in Windsor.

World Media Children increasingly used as weapons of war
Author: 0 Children increasingly used as weapons of war

The scale of attacks on children in the world's conflict zones reached shocking levels this year, the United Nations Children's Fund says. Children have been attacked on a shocking scale this year, but although such actions continue year after year, we can not become insensitive and turn that brutality into something normal, he said.

World Media Police release identity of couple, young children killed in upstate NY
Author: 0 Police release identity of couple, young children killed in upstate NY

While authorities have not said the killings are in any way linked to the murders of the Myers family, some reports have noted similarities between the two crimes. 'A few had nightmares since this happened. Their bodies were discovered by the manager of the property after concern about the family had been raised by neighbours.

World Media Wisconsin barber snips man's ear, shaves his head because of fidgeting
Author: 0 Wisconsin barber snips man's ear, shaves his head because of fidgeting

The 22-year-old customer, who wasn't named in the Madison Police Department press release , had gone to the salon to get his hair cut . What happened next may go down in the annals of "bad hair days". Shabani, who claims it was all an accident, is due in court on January 19. When questioned, the stylist told police the nick on the ear was an accident.

World Media Erica Garner declared braindead after suffering massive heart attack
Author: 0 Erica Garner declared braindead after suffering massive heart attack

Erica Garner , the daughter of police chokehold victim Eric Garner , is now fighting for her life after suffering a massive heart attack . Family members have already been notified and are making their way to Woodhull Hospital on Thursday to say final goodbyes to Erica Garner , who became an outspoken critic of police brutality after her father's brutal death in NY in 2014.

World Media Democrat Jones officially declared victor over Roy Moore
Author: 0 Democrat Jones officially declared victor over Roy Moore

A spokesman for Merrill said an Alabama judge denied Moore's request to block certification of the results of the December 12 election in a decision shortly before the canvassing board was to meet. Trump congratulated Jones after the unofficial vote counts were tallied, but said in a tweet sent later that day that "the deck was stacked against" Moore.

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