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NEC's approved $1bn is for Buhari's re-election - Fayose

The governor said N360 billion was equivalent to what the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) share to the federal government, 36 States and 777 Loca...


Sen. Bob Corker To Vote 'Yes' On Tax Bill

Rubio, in response, declared his support for the bill Friday, and Lee's spokesman said that the senator would "hopefully" support the bill and was encouraged by...


Riders rescued after being trapped in Pa. ski lift malfunction

Social media posts picked up by some global news outlets erroneously reported that the ski lift had collapsed. "Stay tuned ... #sorry The novice area and tube...


Pilot traces virtual Christmas tree in German test flight

The different colours how how high it was at those points. A pilot testing out a new Airbus A380 is clearly feeling extra festive as he or she has spent hou...


German girl imprisoned for Isis role has fleeting family reunion

Suggesting that charges could be leveled against Linda W . and others like her, federal public prosecutor Peter Frank said: "We are of the opinion these wome...


Tillerson Indicates Talks Possible With 'Sustained Cessation of North Korea's Threatening Behavior'

China sounded more like a marriage counselor in the Security Council chamber, warning against "mutual blaming". "The parties concerned should keep calm a...


Pence delays Israel visit

As vice president, Pence can cast a tie-breaking vote in the US Senate, and with a close vote expected along party lines on the tax legislation, it was made a d...


SBC Fire reminds you to water your Christmas tree

The clip reveals that a single spark on a dehydrated tree can devastate entire homes as it takes just seconds for bone-dry branches and parched needles to ignit...


Austrian conservatives attain coalition cope with far…

In a tweet, Mr Varadkar said he contacted Mr Kurz to congratulate him on becoming chancellor. Many voters felt their country was overrun, and both parties have ...


Naveen salutes courage of Indian soldiers on Vijay Diwas

This historic event paved the way to the formation of the independent country of Bangladesh and Sheikh Mujibur Rehman became the founder prime minister of Bangl...


Former US Ambassador to Russia 'Shocked' by Trump's Phone Call to Putin

We have a lot of support. There are a lot of nations that agree with us - nearly everybody. "China is helping. Russian Federation is not helping". He added that...


Harassed, say third of Interior workers

More than 85 percent of those employees said they had to continue to interact with the person responsible for the mistreatment. Of those employees, over 30 per...


Intense cold wave conditions in North India due to Snowfall

Leh recorded a minimum temperature of minus 9.6 degrees Celsius, almost four degrees down from the previous night's minus 5.7 degrees Celsius, the official said...


UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) EPS Estimated At $2.50

Forte Capital Llc who had been investing in Pepsico Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $169.38B market cap company. The stock increase...


Rain chances increasing for the weekend

Highs will reach the lower 60s for most of the area. Rain chances return Thursday into Friday . Rain totals will stay under a tenth of an inch. It will...


Erdogan touts steps in United Nations against US Jerusalem move

In the statement, the bishops expressed appreciation for the positions in defense of the Holy City taken by King Abdullah II Ben Al Hussein in worldwide meeting...


UN Ambassador Haley Puts Iranian Terror Weapons on Display

Iran has denied allegations that it has provided weapons to Yemen's Houthi rebels. Haley echoed Mattis' long-held position that the nuclear deal with Iran, in...


Centre has 15 new rail projects for Northeast: Prime Minister Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said his government is committed to the development of the North-East, adding that central schemes initiated for the benefit ...


NDA to take on opposition in Parl over its attack on Modi

Parliament winter session is also expected to witness heavy fireworks as the Congress Party will try to corner the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Governmen...


Bennelong by-election: Liberal John Alexander will win Bennelong by-election, Antony Green predicts

A loss would have left the government with 75 seats, in the 150-seat House of Representatives, forcing it to rely on the cross bench to get its legislation thro...


Doug Jones turns Richard Shelby's words against Roy Moore into campaign ads

Bush's secretary of state, is urging Alabamians to vote in Tuesday's special election for the U.S. Senate ― a race she called "one of the most significant i...


Omarosa Manigault Newman leaving the White House next month

It was reported by CNN political analyst April Ryan that Omarosa was sacked by Chief of Staff Gen. John Kelly , but the White House claimed she left on her...


Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith To Replace Franken in Senate

Rybak before taking the same job with Dayton. She would hold the Senate seat until a special election next year, the Star Tribune , at which point she would ru...


Ethics Panel Opens Probe Into Sexual Harassment Claim Against Dem Rep.

The Nevada Independent reported new allegations by a lobbyist who said Democratic Rep. Ruben Kihuen on several occasions touched her thighs and buttocks wh...


Colts' Brandon Williams Released From Hospital, Diagnosed With Concussion

Via Zak Keefer of the Indianapolis Star, that's one game away from an National Football League record. When Williams was lifted onto a cart, his teammates...


4 killed, 367 injured in clashes with Israeli forces: Health min

An extraordinary Organization of Islamic Cooperation summit in Istanbul and final declaration of East Jerusalem as Palestine's capital came in response to US Pr...


Is Christmas a religious holiday? A growing number of Americans say 'no'

The percentage of shoppers who prefer to hear "Merry Christmas" shrank from 43 percent in 2005 to 32 percent in 2017. In 2017, 55 percent of Americans said th...


Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Sells 34942 Shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL)

The S&P 500 rose 0.2 per cent to 2,668 in morning trading in NY, led by a 0.6 per cent gain for industrial stocks and a 0.5 per cent rise for the healthcare sec...


Erdogan seeks to urge Muslim leaders into Jerusalem action

Palestinians maintain that Jerusalem will be the capital of their future state. "This step taken by the U.S. legitimises the occupation", of the Palestinian ...


Westbrook nets triple double for never-say-die Thunder

His two-game absence from the Thunder's lineup is officially over. Raymond Felton had 14 for the Thunder, who shot 47 of 113. Donovan did not specify the le...


South Korea says North close to 'weaponization'

Tillerson voiced his and the White House's concerns about North Korea , while also seeming to outline a new approach to the country. In his briefing to F...


White House contradicts Tillerson on North Korea dialogue

Graham also said he is "100% convinced that China is a rational actor" and indicated that a credible United States threat of military force against North Korea ...


Man accused of kidnapping stepdaughter and having nine children with her

Investigators say it started when she was 11 or 12 years old. "I knew that if I didn't get out of there, I'd either go insane or I would end up dying and leav...


Sunny Leone Gets Thumbs Down From K'taka Govt

Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy on Friday said that no permission has been granted to Bollywood actress Sunny Leone's New Year event in Bengaluru ...


'Sheep' steals baby Jesus, 'Mary' rescues him in Christmas performance

Afterward, the toddlers broke out into a preschool-sized brawl and a teacher had to step in. Teegan's mum Tana posted the video on Facebook, where it has be...