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Federal judge not ready to rule on blocking new travel ban

The Syrian man filed a new complaint on Friday afternoon, alleging the new order is still an anti-Muslim ban that violates his freedom of religion and right to due process. He said although the revised order issued on Monday was narrower in scope, it still could be challenged on constitutional grounds. A federal judge in Madison has issued an order temporarily blocking President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing his new travel ban against a Syrian family trying to reach ...

Arsenal players 'unjustifiably criticised' after loss to Bayern - Arsene Wenger

Because we had an outstanding game", Wenger said. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists that he is "not worried" about his future but admits that it is still uncertain following protests before the 5-0 win over Lincoln. I'm not sure you can reverse what's happening at the moment. The Imps were the first non-league side to reach the quarter-finals in more than a century - and nearly 10,000 fans made the journey to the capital hoping for one more giantkilling that would take them to ...

Ronald Koeman praises Romelu Lukaku, Ross Barkley

Ronald Koeman's side have now not dropped a point at Goodison Park since a loss to rivals Liverpool prior to Christmas after this success over a West Brom team only one place beneath them in the table, but a class below here. Some of those concerns will have been put to bed in this game as the rest of the squad found their shooting boots. It nearly got even worse for West Brom in stoppage time, but Idrissa Gueye's 20-yard strike came back off the right-hand post.

Angry Poland to block final statement of European Union summit

Mr Tusk took charge in late 2014 and his term ends on 31 May. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that "the search for consensus, should not be used for blockade", and pointed to the fact that the rules clearly allowed an election such as Tusk's to take place, as long as there was the required majority among member states.

Turkish PM says must coordinate fully with US, Russia in Syria

Capt. Davis declined to comment on what actions USA soldiers attached to the Stryker detachment may take should fighting break out again between Turkish troops and members of the Manbij council, or if Syrian troops continue their advance into coalition lines around Manbij.

Trump pick to be USA solicitor general was raised in CNY

Supreme Court. Trump has tapped Fil-Am Noel Francisco to be his Solicitor General. In addition to his private sector work, Francisco served in the White House counsel's office during the administration of President George W. Cooper and another well-known appellate attorney, Miguel Estrada, have publicly taken themselves out of consideration for the job. When a partner of his former employer, Jones Day, filed an amicus brief opposing the order, Francisco was forced recuse himself from ...

Power outages reported throughout Metro Detroit

Overall in the state, more than 600,000 are without power, including the 140,000 from Consumer's Energy, and some of these winds and outages sparked fires. Communities throughout the region are dealing with downed power lines, blinking or dark traffic lights, and fallen trees. Throughout the day, winds gusts over 60 miles per hour caused extensive tree damage, resulting in more than 3,000 downed power lines so far.

Vince The Rhino Brutally Murdered By Poachers At French Zoo

It appears the poachers were disturbed, and fled, before they could remove Vince's second horn. It is not only the first time that a horn has been stolen in Europe, but also the first time that an animal has been slaughtered in a French zoo.

Five Jewish tombstones vandalized in New York City

Officers were called to the Washington Cemetery in Brooklyn on Saturday evening to investigate the vandalized graves, and the department's hate crimes division has been notified, an NYPD spokesman said. The exact number of overturned tombstones was not yet known. Bomb threats have been phoned into Jewish community centers, schools and other institutions in recent weeks as well.

Crude oil to trade in 3489-3619 range: Achiievers Equities

Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bolivia, Brunei, Equatorial Guinea, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, Mexico, Oman, Sudan and South Sudan are the other non-OPEC producers party to the deal. Meanwhile, OPEC's basket price, an index of prices from its 13 member states , dropped about 0.8 percent to $53.69 per barrel between Wednesday and Thursday, the cartel announced Friday.

LeEco India Allegedly Fired 85% Of Staff, May Exit India

The company, which outflanked Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo with an advertising budget as high as Rs 80 crore a month, had exited sales through offline retail stores in December. The news comes four months after Jia Yueting, CEO, LeEco, had in a letter to Reuters accepted the firm was facing "big company disease" after having expanded at an "unprecedented rate".

Nigerian economy shrinks in 2016 for first time in 25 years

Also, analysts at Financial Derivatives Company Limited noted that the Q4 2016 GDP numbers "were better than expected at -1.3 per cent", adding that "the growth numbers though historical, help to put the recession and recovery path in context".

RSS man offers Rs 1 crore for Pinarayi Vijayan head

Such traitors have no right to live in this country, such traitors have no right to murder democracy. We shoved [their corpses] underground [ he gestures downwards, more applause ], this same Hindu community. On the other hand, Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan scoffed at the RSS leader Kundan Chandrawat's statement announcing a bounty of Rs 1 crore on the Kerala CM's head.

US carries out strikes in Yemen targeting al Qaeda

The Pentagon said the strikes against Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (Aqap), the extremist group's Yemen branch, were carried out in "partnership" with the government of president Abdrabu Mansur Hadi. The operation has come under fire from some lawmakers and Owens's father, who has asked for an investigation and questioned why the raid was carried out in the first place.

'Debatable' evidence: Widow of Orlando shooter granted $500k bail by California judge

Her husband, Omar Mateen, pledged allegiance to several terror organizations during the shooting that killed 49 people at Pulse nightclub in Orlando before police killed him. Salman's family has said she is a "simple and innocent" woman who was mentally and physically abused by Mateen. Swift wrote in a motion for her release that Salman is not religious at all and that her connection to the crime was only through "her tragic marriage" to Mateen.

Syrian opposition adamant that an elected body drafts the country's constitution

The head of the Saudi-based High Negotiations Committee (HNC), the main opposition group at the talks, said his team was likely to meet with Russian delegates on the sidelines of the talks on Tuesday. He said that Russian Federation, which along with Turkey helped broker a ceasefire in December, appears to be softening its stance toward the armed opposition.

What is Shrove Tuesday?

The Christian holiday Shrove Tuesday marks the last day before Lent - a 40 day period of abstinence before Easter. It's Shrove Tuesday, so this is the only time (wait for it)... Pancake day has arrived. The ingredients required to make a simple pancake are milk, flour, eggs and a little bit of oil plus any toppings you may like.

El Salvador's Beloved Hippo, Gustavito, is Attacked

In 2015, the country of 6 million people recorded more than 6600 homicides, giving it the worst murder rate in the western hemisphere. El Salvador is no stranger to brutal attacks, with recent human death tolls being incredibly high. Zoo officials noticed on Thursday that Gustavito was acting strangely and would not come out of the water in his enclosure or eat. When keepers investigated, they found that Gustavito had wounds and bruising on his face, neck, feet, and even inside his ...

Friendship MBC to hold Ash Wednesday service

Leo University in St. Leo, Florida. The morning service is in the chapel, the evening in the church at 1405 Kentucky St. In the Christian tradition, Ash Wednesday marks the start of the holy season of Lent, a time for reflection and repentance in preparation for the celebration of Easter.

Woman held in North Korean killing says she was duped

Kim Won Hong, former chief of the secret police, was purged and in detention. South Korea has blamed North Korea for the killing, saying the regime in Pyongyang carried out a "blatant violation of the Chemical Weapons Convention and other global norms".

Someone Wants Barack Obama To Run For President ... In France?

Called "Obama17", the posters of the campaign have surfaced across French capital, Paris . Voters circulating a petition are attempting to collect 1 million signatures by March 15 in order to persuade the former president to run for France's highest office, Time reported.

Swedes never heard of Fox News' Swedish 'security advisor'

However, it seems Bildt isn't the government official he was made out to be. The Dagens Nyheter newspaper reported Friday that neither the Swedish armed forces nor the Foreign Ministry had heard of Bildt. "They're having problems like they never thought possible". The paper also alleges that he was sentenced to one year in prison in 2014 for assault and battery in Virginia in 2014, an allegation seemingly supported by court records .

Mosul battle: Civilians killed by landmines as they flee, police say

Earlier this week, the Telegraph reportedly went to the Khasfa sinkhole following the recapture of the western half of Mosul by Iraqi troops. "The bridge is very important", Colonel Falah al-Wabdan of the Interior Ministry's Rapid Response unit, one of the two main forces spearheading the campaign in western Mosul, told Reuters .

World Protest Against Nigerians, Other Foreigners Turn Riot in South Africa

Resentment against foreigners has sometimes turned deadly amid accusations that they take jobs from locals in a country where unemployment is above 25 percent. In this regard, a protest march is planned for Friday in the Pretoria CBD. "Many citizens of other countries living in South Africa are law abiding and contribute to the economy of the country positively", Zuma said.

"The People's Court" judge Joseph Wapner dies at 97

He served in WWII and was awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star while serving in the South Pacific in Cebu. The People's Court captured the attention of pop culture, going on to be parodied regularly on Saturday Night Live and becoming an obsession of one of the lead characters in Rain Man .

Iraqi forces secure most of Mosul airport, advance west

Turkish-backed Syrian militants said on Thursday they had fully captured the town of Al-Bab from the self-styled Islamic State terrorist group, marking a key defeat for the group after weeks of heavy fighting. Earlier on Friday, the spokesman of the Joint Military Operation Command, Brig. The western half of the city is denser with older neighbourhoods and narrower streets that will likely complicate the already hard urban combat ahead.

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Serbian president posthumously decorates Russia's United Nations rep

A plane carrying the body of Russian UN Ambassador Vitaly Churkin has arrived in Moscow from NY. The UN Security Council paid tribute to the veteran diplomat before a meeting and ambassadors of 15 council members gave speeches remembering him.

Norwegian Air Will Sell Tickets For Flights To Europe Starting At $65

Travelers will have a choice of flying to Edinburgh, Scotland; Belfast, Northern Ireland; or Cork, Shannon, and Dublin in Ireland. To keep costs down, Norwegian chose to fly from smaller USA airports, and will use narrow-body 189-seat Boeing (BA - Free Report) 737-MAX aircraft, a smaller, single-aisle jet.

Marion police officer answers call for homework help

The young student's mother, Molly Draper , posted screenshots of the exchange on Facebook soon after learning what her daughter had done. "I'm having trouble with my math homework". "And I love that they went ahead with it", she told ABC News . "They are wonderful with their communication with the community". Gruber, though helpful, got it wrong, some Facebook commenters pointed out.