The final counting shows Weah polled a total of 722,185 votes representing 61.5 per cent, to defeat incumbent Vice President Joseph Boakai of the Unity Party (UP) who polled 457,579 which represents 28.5 per cent. Weah responded: "I am honoured to join a new generation of heads of state". "I have known him for a long time and I know presidency won't change him".
Sheriff Joe DiSalvo says a deputy was there when one of the neighbors hung the banner. 'He was real sheepish and thought he might be confronted by the Secret Service or deputies who'd tell him he couldn't do it, ' DiSalvo told the newspaper.
The new security measures planned for the Brandenburg Gate party come amid concerns about sexual assaults. It comes after mass sexual assaults took place on New Year's Eve 2015 in Cologne with hundreds of women claiming to have been targeted by men with migrant backgrounds.
A witness told the Manchester Evening News : "It looks like a very big fire". That fire was Britain's deadliest since World War Two, gutting the 24-storey building that housed a multi-ethnic community living in a poor area within one of London's richest boroughs, Kensington and Chelsea.
It was the deadliest fire in the city in more than a quarter century. According to reports, Mensah's body was found in another apartment on the same floor, likely because he was trying to save others from the fire. The "calm and lovely" young patriot had set his heart on becoming a soldier when the family moved to the USA from their native Ghana five or six years ago, Kwabena said.
Eight people remain hospitalized after a device exploded Wednesday in a storage area for customers' bags. The Federal Security Service, or FSB, did not identify the suspect or provide any details about his motive. Local news media reported that only a wall and a cash register inside the supermarket were damaged in the explosion. A pregnant woman was among those hurt after a homemade device was placed in a locker in Russian President Vladimir Putin's home city.
In Mashhad, the second most populated city in Iran , capital of the northeastern province of Khorassan Razavi, the protest began in Shohada Square outside the Municipality building and quickly spread to a vast area. Protesters shouted slogans such as "death to Rouhani" and "death to the dictator", referring to Iran's supreme leader Ali Khamenei. But, he said, the discontent also seems to be being fomented by opponents of Rouhani, a liberal in the Iranian context who backed the 2015 ...
Erica Garner had been in a coma since December 23, when she had an asthma attack that triggered a heart attack , according to the New York Daily News . When he refused to be handcuffed, video showed him being taken down by an officer who put him in a chokehold. "I'm just trying to get the truth out there to tell his side of the story", she said of her late father.
Djokovic is entered in the Qatar Open starting on Monday in Doha, where he's the defending two-time champion. In an interview he gave a few days ago, Novak Djokovic said that he is ready to compete on a high level again after missing the last 5 months of the season due to an elbow injury that has been bothering him for nearly 2 years.
At least five of the files in question contained classified information from the period when Clinton served as secretary of state and Abedin as her deputy chief of staff, from 2009 to 2013. Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton , however, saw the release of information to a private account, a breach of trust. The FBI clarified Comey's comments in a letter sent to the Senate panel, saying that only a handful of the 49,000 emails uncovered on Weiner's laptop had been manually forwarded and that ...
The number of respondents naming Obama the man they admired most dropped to 17 percent in Gallup's December poll, a decrease from the 22 percent who said the same previous year. To no surprise, there was a wide partisan split, with 35 percent of Republicans saying Trump was most admired man of the year, and 39 percent of Democrats picking Obama.
Troy Police Chief John Tedesco said in a press conference that the murders do not appear to be a "random act", and that the "person who committed this crime is capable of anything". Police say that information will be made available later Saturday morning. At this time, nobody is in custody, and there isn't a person of interest. It was clear that the brutality of this case has made an impact on him: "The emotions of a police officer is something you repress because there is a job to be ...
On the other hand, Patidar leader Hardik Patel invited the deputy CM Nitin Patel to 0join Congress and quit from the cabinet. Please Wait while comments are loading. "In his letter, Nitin Patel, mentioned that he felt insulted as he has been given less significant portfolios". The cracks in the new government were visible when Patel did not assume office in the Sachivalaya in Gandhinagar on Friday even as many ministers took charge.
Two police officers were among those killed, reports said. One of the assailants fled the attack site and is being pursued by the security forces. Cellphone footage posted on social media appeared to show the bearded gunman wearing a bulky ammunition vest sprawled on a street, barely conscious, as people restrained his arms and then handcuffed him.
The attack occurred during a morning panel discussion on the anniversary of the Soviet invasion of Sunni-majority Afghanistan at the Tabian Social and Cultural Centre, witnesses said. "Terrorists must understand that the Afghan people, being committed to nourishing national unity, promoting empathy and fully cognizant of the conspiracies of the enemies, are standing along with its government as a united force against the baleful plots and conspiracies of the enemies".
Miffed with photos of Palestinian Ambassador sharing the dais with Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed , the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has made a decision to register the protest with Palestinian authorities. Upon getting the whiff of the pictures circulating in media, the External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on Friday said, "We have seen reports in this regard".
Both houses will have to clear the bill for it to become law. The AIMPLB has not been consulted and the bill was brought in a haste says a board spokesman. The bill came months after India's Supreme Court ruled that the Muslim practice that allows men to instantly divorce their wives was unconstitutional.
President Vladimir Putin declared on Thursday that the explosion at a supermarket in Russia's second-largest city was a terrorist attack. Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov would not say what made authorities to disclose the attack an activity of terrorism.
Jones will be sworn in by Vice President Mike Pence on January 3, when the U.S. Senate reconvenes from its winter break. Weeks after the election, Moore has refused to concede, claiming voter fraud was a cause for his loss. Richard Charnin, who provided the court with an argument that there was just enough possible fraud to swing the election, claimed to have "mathematically" proven a conspiracy behind the assassination of John F.
She was wearing a gray hat with gray sweatpants, a gray sweatshirt and a black jacket. Lewis had held a knife to a store clerks neck while demanding money, police said. Officers made contact with the victims who state that they were robbed at gunpoint by two men. "Both suspects fled on foot in an unknown direction".
Wind is gusting past 30 miles per hour this afternoon keeping the wind chill factor near zero degrees or colder. We even broke the record low for today's date at Westover ARB in Chicopee. Snow prospects for early next week are low, but computer models are suggesting the chance for some snow Wednesday or Thursday. Otherwise, the sky will turn fair with a high temperature once again in the single numbers north, and teens south.
Both ships were among 10 vessels that the US had proposed that the UN Security Council should blacklist for transporting banned items from North Korea, documents seen by Reuters this month showed. The tweet may be related to an ongoing debate within the Trump administration over how hard to hit China publicly over North Korea, according to a senior State Department official.
The ordinance also reads, "The structure shall be suitable for the breed, age, condition, size, and type of dog". The Wicomico County Humane Society is proposing changes to a county ordinance that will better protect dogs. There were blankets and a pillow on the porch, but no shelter from the cold, Brown said. Dr. Sarah Anderson, an associate veterinarian at MedVet Toledo, said, "The dangers of cold weather to people's pets are similar to the dangers to people that are outside for a long ...
The suspect vehicle fled, leading officers on a chase through several residential areas until turning down a dead-end street. At the same time, they were told a 7-year-old gunshot victim was taken to a hospital and died soon after. Police say the vehicle then attempted to back up but struck the front end of one of their police units causing minor damage. Craig faces a capital murder charge, while Castillo was arrested for a parole violation.
Separately, a foreign ministry official in Seoul said Friday that a Hong Kong-registered vessel was seized and inspected in November for transferring oil products to a North Korean ship in breach of United Nations sanctions. The ship had headed towards its purported destination in Taiwan, but on reaching global waters transferred some of its 600 tonne cargo to the Sam Jong 2 and three other North Korean vessels, the South claimed.
Police searched the law firm at 300 E. San Antonio Drive room to make sure everyone had been accounted for and there weren't any more suspects, officials said. Police said Friday afternoon that there are "multiple victims", though the condition and number of victims was unknown, according to the statement from Sgt.
The victim has been named locally in Wichita as Andrew Finch . She said the family was "saddened" but declined to comment further. Per the local news outlet, gamers playing Call of Duty that night were reportedly responsible for the events leading up to Finch's death.
Authorities discovered the door to be barricaded, with burn marks by the handle. A deputy kicked the door and upon doing so, a large spark was observed. - Deputies announce the arrest of a man for rigging the door to his home in an attempt to electrocute his pregnant wife. "This is one of the most freakish domestic violence cases I have seen in my career", said Flagler County Sheriff Rick Staly .
The Lighthouse Winmore , which the USA recently called to be on a United Nations blacklist of ships involved with North Korea , was seized and inspected at the Yeosu port in late November, according to news agency Yonhap. Authorities in Seoul revealed Friday that they had briefly taken the Lighthouse Winmore , a tanker registered in Hong Kong that allegedly transferred fuel to a vessel from the isolated hermit kingdom.
Saturday's Powerball jackpot is even larger, with an estimated jackpot of $384 million, according to its website. That's because there are now longer odds in both games, leading to more frequent large jackpots. The last victor was on October 13, when two tickets split a $43 million jackpot. Powerball and Mega Millions tickets are available at Hoosier Lottery retailers.
One player reportedly provided false information about his home address in an effort to "seem tough", pointing to a nearby address in Wichita. As Deputy Wichita Police Chief Troy Livingston explains it, officers were responding to "a call about a homicide and hostage situation that turned out to be false".
The Orange Bowl features the ACC Coach of the Year in Mark Richt and Big Ten Coach of the Year in Paul Chryst. Leading the way offensively was quarterback Malik Rosier . He won't have his two best receivers - wideout Ahmmon Richards and tight end Christopher Herndon IV - who are each out after knee surgeries. Bradrick Shaw and Garret Groshek back up Taylor.
The positive side is: I'm OK!. She didn't reveal what kind of snake bit her or if she's received any kind of actual medical treatment for the bite, but Lindsay Lohan says she's ok and even showed off the bite in the video. government £75,000 in taxes. Given that Donald Trump is president and Lohan supported him , me thinks that these taxes will magically disappear in the coming weeks.
He and his nearest challenger, Vice President Joseph Boakai, who represented the UP and received about 29 percent of the vote, advanced to the November 7 runoff election. Critics of Boakai, 73, accused him of doing little as Johnson Sirleaf's vice president. The result was confirmed by the country's election commission chair, Jerome Korkoyah, on Thursday.
Air attack alarm systems in the south of the Jewish state were triggered after three launches were identified from the Gaza Strip, according to the Israeli military. On December 19, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman said he believed that the rocket fire by Gaza-based terrorist groups was over, referring to the attacks as the "price" Israel had to pay for US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
That conundrum must have left Donald Trump's addled brain a little tuckered out because the slam that did come out was a garbled mess - in which he said Anna Wintour is "begging for forgiveness". The video showed staff suggesting six New Year's resolutions to Ms Clinton, following her 2016 presidential election loss to US President Donald Trump .
China also said Afghanistan's willingness should not worry India and warned it against "disturbing" the key project of Beijing's Belt and Road Initiative. Male and female applicants would be entertained separately, he added. Mr Iqbal said that the federal government was making all-out efforts to take Balochistan forward in the process of development so as to bring it on a par with other provinces of the country.
Mells, along with 5-year-old Shanise Myers , 11-year-old Jeremiah Myers , 36-year-old Shanta Myers were all found dead inside a Troy basement earlier in the week. "Everyone down there [at the Boys and Girls Club] is crying", Rev. Jackie Robinson of the city's African American Pastoral Alliance told the New York Daily News .
The image was quiet in contrast to pictures of Sonia enjoying her vacations in south Goa. Wishing every Congress leader and worker on the party's foundation day, the Gandhi scion said, "The Constitution, the foundation of our country is under threat, is under attack directly, statements are being made by senior members of BJP and it is under attack surreptitiously from the back".
The reports also reveal that the arrest was made on the basis of a rape threat sent to Parvathy on her Instagram account. "We need this dialogue to be sustained", she tweeted. Filmmaker Jude Anthany Joseph had called Parvathy "a monkey in a circus who suddenly made a decision to take on her masters". "With all respect to the makers, the film disappointed me, as it featured a great actor spitting totally misogynistic dialogues".
Russian Federation on Tuesday indicated that it was ready to mediate between the United States and North Korea to reduce escalating tensions, if asked to. Peskov's remarks on Tuesday are not unusual for Moscow , as the Kremlin has long held the position that the United States and North Korea should move toward diplomatic talks.
At 11:31 a.m., the vehicle was stopped after an alert was sent out about an SUV related to the shooting of a woman in Stafford, according to officials. The Stafford deputy suffered a minor injury when a bullet penetrated the windshield, according to VSP officials. Mile marker 142 is located between Exit 140/Courthouse Road and Exit 143/Garrisonville Road in Stafford County.
Botswana has hit back at the "bullying" by United States ( US ) ambassador to the United Nations , Nikki Haley for her threatening stance to member nations with regards to their vote on the status of Jerusalem . " We chose to limit the Christmas celebrations to the religious rituals as an expression of rejection and anger and sympathy with the victims who fell in the recent protests", said Salman.
While Connacht and Ulster will bear the brunt of the storm, the rest of the country won't escape either, with Met Éireann issuing a status yellow wind warning for the entire province of Munster, as well as Dublin, Carlow, Kildare, Kilkenny, Wexford , Wicklow and Offaly.
Snow and ice weather warnings have been issued for many parts of Ireland for Thursday evening. Met Eireann issued three new Status Yellow snow-ice Weather Warnings this morning. Forecasters have predicted widespread frost and icy conditions this morning with patches of freezing fog and isolated snow showers also. Some delays and cancellations to rail and air travel are likely, ' the Met Office said.
President Jacob Zuma looks on during the 54th national conference of the ANC in Johannesburg on December 17, 2017. Zuma stepped down as ANC president last week after serving as party leader for two terms. Mbete and President Zuma were ordered to pay costs of the application. Mothapo said this was being done already, as part of a wider, ongoing overhaul of the rules by the National Assembly Rules Committee, to outline a procedure to be followed in implementing section 89 of the ...
He explained that the city's ambulances are not high enough to go through the snow. Heavy storm has brought a record amount of snow to the U.S. city of Erie on Christmas day, forcing officials to declare a state of emergency. There has been more than 62.2 inches of snow in Redfield, New York, since Christmas. Low temperatures tonight in Central New York and Northern Pennsylvania are expected to range between 5 degrees and -5 degrees Fahrenheit, according to the National Weather Service ...
It showed a North Korean vessel named Ryesonggang 1 connected with a Chinese ship. All ship-to-ship transfer of any goods for North Korea has been banned by the UN Security Council since September. "Treasury is targeting leaders of North Korea's ballistic missile programmes, as part of our maximum pressure campaign to isolate (North Korea) and achieve a fully denuclearised Korean Peninsula", Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.
Clashes also erupted in the West Bank as Palestinians marked another " day of rage " following US President Donald Trump's controversial December 6 recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital . Local sources said that the locations were targeted with at least six missiles fired by Israeli warplanes and artillery. The Israeli army said there were "very small clashes" in a number of sites.
Speaking in an interview at his golf club in West Palm Beach in Florida, Mr Trump insisted he had the right to begin or end any justice department investigations. Tony Podesta stepped down from his Washington lobbying business amid questions about his ties with Manafort. The President was also asked if former President Barack Obama's attorney general, Eric Holder, was more loyal than his own attorney general, Jeff Sessions.