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by | April 19, 2018 | 02:05

The lifting of the ban on cinemas was the country's latest move to relax regulations as part of a plan to revitalize Saudi Arabia's economy by 2030. AMC Entertainment, which is the largest theatrical exhibitor in the world with approximately 1,000 theaters and 11,000 screens across the globe, won the first licence to operate movie theaters in the kingdom and runs the Riyadh cinema.

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:08

The ALA uses data collected from the Air Quality Index and the EPA to rank counties and cities across the country. Household air pollution can be a major source of impact in outdoor air: with indoor pollution emitted to the outdoor air the largest cause of health impacts from among all sources in India, contributing to 1 in 4 air pollution related deaths India, and almost 1 in 5 such deaths in China.

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:07

The next thought I had upon learning of Bush's death was how her passing will place in high relief the greatness of the Bush family. The Barbara Bush Family Literacy Foundation has distributed $9 million in grants to 285 literacy programs in 44 states, including several in MA.

by | April 19, 2018 | 02:05

On April 17, Chairman of the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) Devlet Bahceli said that Turkey couldn't wait till the next elections in 2019 for the full presidential system of governing to come into force. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan announces a snap election for June 24 in order to switch to an executive presidency created by a narrowly won referendum previous year.

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:56

On Monday, Syrian and Russian authorities prevented investigators from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons from going to the scene, the head of the OPCW said, blocking global efforts to establish what happened and who was to blame.

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:52

Comey says that Trump asked for his loyalty, and that he wanted him to go easy on Michael Flynn, at a moment when Trump may have known that Flynn had committed a crime by lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The U.S. attorney's office for the Southern District of NY, which is not connected to the special counsel's ongoing Russian Federation probe, says that any material taken from Cohen will be inspected by a separate filter team to protect privileged information.

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:49

Authorities said 46 people, including six policemen, sought medical help. A police officer underwent a surgery, as his vein was cut. "The other victims suffered light wounds and will be released from hospital later on the day". " Serzh Sargsyan must see that he has no Armenia to rule in and no people to rule over". Earlier, the press Secretary of the Armenian police Ashot Aharonyan said that several protesters taken to police stations.

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:50

As beleaguered cable host Sean Hannity faces the professional crisis that comes with being outed as a client of President Donald Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen , Carrey jumped into action and reimagined the conservative pundit as a water-dwelling mammal.

by | April 18, 2018 | 00:40

Ms Daniels appeared on the United States daytime show " The View " on Tuesday to repeat her recollection of what allegedly happened on the night in 2011. Forget the story." The man then cryptically added, "That's a attractive little girl. "I was like, wait, that didn't go like I thought it was going to", she told the hosts.

by | April 17, 2018 | 20:21

The attacker will not be allowed back into the school, the paper said. The incident took place in the hallway as students were heading to class. Police, ambulance and parents were called and responded. "They don't charge children this young with crimes", the chief said "You try to get them treatment and help them be successful". The report is being forwarded to the Benton County Attorney's Office.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:25

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., said he was "praying" for Bush and her family and called her "a special woman, whose great faith and love for her country inspires us all". Abigail Adams, wife of John Adams and mother to John Quincy Adams, was the first. She met George H.W. Bush when she was a teenager. "He is the best - thoughtful and loving".

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:24

The Republicans' biggest policy win since Trump took office nearly 15 months ago has been the tax overhaul approved in December, an achievement in which Ryan played a major role despite his sometimes strained relationship with the volatile president.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:16

Trump also tweeted that Comey's mishandling of the Clinton email probe deserves "jail" time and called him a "slimeball". "This president is unethical, and untethered to truth and institutional values", Comey said in the book due out Tuesday, a copy of which was obtained by Reuters.

by | April 16, 2018 | 02:14

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) announced April 11th that he has decided not to seek reelection. "We all think Kevin is the right person to become Speaker", Ryan said in an interview NBC's Chuck Todd on Friday. The leader of the conservative group, Rep. Mark Meadows , has said relations with McCarthy have since improved. Ryan is one of many high profile Republicans to retire, including Trey Gowdy, Jason Chaffetz, and Darrell Issa.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:59

Photo: Mourners gather at the Orlando Stadium to pay tribute to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. Madikizela-Mandela, aged 81, passed away on 2 April at Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg . "It was my mother who kept his (Nelson Mandela's) memory alive", said a teary Zenani. "Mama, the widows of Marikana are still in tears". Zezani said her family has been comforted and shielded by the love people have showed them.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:47

The likes of Rishabh Pant, Chris Morris, Glenn Maxwell should perform to sustain that argument and to provide their team a victory in this year's IPL . So much so that the cricket fans right from the Mumbai Indian supporters to the Chennai Super Kings worshippers are glued to their television sets.

by | April 15, 2018 | 00:45

Two children were taken to the hospital following a house fire in northeast Oklahoma City. Camanche Fire and the Clinton Police Department also assisted. According to officials, the call came in before 5:30. "I think just the movement of the tree made it go", Brown said. Fire investigators, including members of the state police Fire and Explosion Investigation Unit, are still investigating the blaze, which happened Thursday afternoon on South Main Street.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:17

Sedwill also said that Russian Federation has tested means of delivering chemical agents "including by application to door handles", pointing out that the highest concentration of the chemical found after the attack was on Skripal's front door handle.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:17

The Centre pointed out that the Israeli army had used deadly force against Palestinians in the Gaza Strip "in a blatant violation of global law, and killed many people". Marchers protest against a decade-old blockade and assert what they say is a "right of return" of Palestinian refugees to what is now Israel. Tens of thousands of protesters have attended demonstrations at five locations along the border, according to the Israeli army.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:18

Attorney General Ken Paxton announced Thursday that the prosecution of Backpage.com has resulted in the company pleading guilty to human trafficking in Texas. On Oct. 6, 2016, the CEO of Backpage.com was arrested at Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport after arriving on a flight from Amsterdam. SESTA aims to halt sex trafficking, particularly of children, by restricting what kind of information can be posted on websites like Backpage, where people often advertise sexual services.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:18

Captain Carpenter in an email on Friday said the authorities were still looking at the crash as "a deliberate act", adding that the presence of alcohol would be a consideration in the investigation's final findings. Parts of a vehicle consistent with a Honda were found, as well as "various personal items that were consistent with a family traveling on vacation", according to a news release from the California Highway Patrol .

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:09

Dufferin County, parts of Simcoe, Peel and Wellington County were hit hard April 4th when freezing rain coated everything, knocking out power to thousands. "Closer to the lake Ontario shoreline, only rain is expected". Environment Canada says "a much more significant freezing rain event is looking increasingly likely for portions of Southern Ontario Saturday and Sunday as a slow-moving low pressure system approaches the area".

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:06

Scalise has more appeal among the aforementioned Freedom Caucus wingnuts, but he's also seen as a loyal chain-of-command type, and has pledged not to mount a direct challenge to McCarthy. "And they are going to immediately start positioning as this situation develops". McCarthy, 53, is his party's No. 2 House leader and was one of the earliest and steadiest backers of Trump's presidential campaign.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:06

Ardern, who campaigned heavily on preventing climate change in the run-up to last year's tight election, said the decision was a responsible step and provided certainty for businesses and communities. Energy Minister Megan Woods said that this year's block offer will be limited to onshore acreage in Taranaki alone, the announcement went on to say.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:06

He also said all options remained on the table with regard to a military response to Syria's recent chemical weapons attack. "Over the last 15 months I have enjoyed working with Tom on a range of current and emerging threats to our nation - particularly in cyber security and disaster response".

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:06

Sterling jumped on starting pitcher Ryan Dunker right away behind the bat of Austin Nelson. Heil followed and reached on an error, which brought home Snyder to tie the game. Bell Baseball got its first two district wins of the season by sweeping Bronson in a doubleheader Friday. Jasmine Ereaux had two hits with a double and Lewis and Clark (3-5, 2-4) slipped past Rogers (4-3, 3-3) 7-4 in Greater Spokane League action on Wednesday at Hart Field.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:03

But now Arenado, Perdomo, German Marquez , Gerardo Parra , and A.J. Ellis were thrown out as the Rockies hope to take down the Padres in Denver. When the fracas was over, the three Rockies , as well as Perdomo and San Diego catcher A.J.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:03

Since no precedent existed, they were eventually granted the embryos. The Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital agreed to release the embryos - but only to another hospital, according to China Daily. To avoid any citizenship issues, the surrogate was later brought back to China on a tourist visa to give birth. The embryo was implanted into the womb of a surrogate mother in Laos before the baby boy, named Tiantian, was born at a hospital in Guangzhou, China, in December.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:01

The source said Comey's comments, in his first interview since being fired by President Trump last May, will generate headlines and "certainly add more meat to the charges swirling around Trump". I don't know what "go there" means exactly, but it already gets three snaps in Z-formation from me. The political contradictions surrounding Comey are underscored by how such a central part of the Republican plan is built around reminding Americans of how Democrats had disdain for him, ...

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:01

President Donald Trump's choice for Secretary of State, CIA Director Mike Pompeo , told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee at his confirmation hearing Thursday that claims he is a war hawk are unfounded. Writing ahead of Pompeo's Senate hearing on Wednesday, The Intercept's Ryan Grim noted that the GOP only holds a one-member advantage in the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and "with Sen".

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:31

She later fled to a relative's home, where she called police. Carlos Harper, 40, is said to have made the comment after lunging at the woman as she undressed to take a shower on Monday. She told police Harper then raped her and watched as he forced her to "wash herself off in her tub" after the reported assault. Police said that it would be investigated whether the accused has been involved in other crimes activities also and have targeted other minor girls in the past.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:27

Faizi and Majeed Kayhan, before being closed in 2013. Police are also waiting for warmer weather to investigate other properties associated with McArthur, Idsinga said. May 2016 - July 2017 - Police believe Dean Lisowick, 43 or 44, of no fixed address, was killed by McArthur during this time span. As of now, the charges against McArthur haven't been proven in court.

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:25

In February, the commission the EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum in partnership with the ethereum startup ConsenSys, an effort it would invest €300 million in blockchain-related projects. It plans to allocate around Euro 300 million more to blockchain by 2020. "The Partnership will be a vehicle for cooperation amongst Member States to exchange experience and expertise in technical and regulatory fields and prepare for the launch of EU-wide blockchain applications across the Digital Single ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:24

Andre Ingram is living proof that patience and persistence always win in the end. Ingram scored 19 points, assisted once, rebounded thrice, stole once, and blocked thrice in his 29-minute professional debut. It's hard to say the Los Angeles Lakers will be forgetting Andre Ingram anytime soon. Lopez said: "To play the way he played, that's the stuff that dreams are made of".

by | April 12, 2018 | 00:19

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov described the strike as "a risky development" in the Syrian civil war with the Foreign Ministry in Moscow requesting time with Israel's ambassador to Russia, Gary Koren. Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi condemned the attack, calling it "an obvious breach of global laws that would make the Syrian crisis and regional equations more complicated".