Metro barred political and religious advertising after an activist group submitted a cartoon depiction of the Prophet Muhammad to run as an ad at Metrorail stations and on buses. He said the ad was submitted in late October to the agency that manages W.M.A.T.A. advertisements, Outfront Media, which rejected it within 24 hours.
Every year, language researchers and dictionary publishers choose a "Word of the Year". This year, Dictionary.com selected the word " complicit " as its word of the year. Jeff FlakeJeffrey (Jeff) Lane FlakeTrump touts "big week for tax cuts" as Senate GOP nears critical vote Flake: GOP backing Moore over Dem "is political tribalism at its worst" Arpaio being sued for allegedly pursuing case trying to do political damage to Flake: report MORE (R-Ariz.) last month, in which he blasted ...
Modi's comment was an obvious riposte to the sarcastic dig that Rahul Gandhi has been taking at the Goods and Services Tax regime rolled out by the Centre earlier this year - calling it the "Gabbar Singh Tax" while referring to the many complications and confusions that common citizens have been facing in filing their tax returns over the past five months.
The hearing was suspended after one of the suspects, former military commander Slobodan Praljak, drank from a bottle in court and claimed to have ingested poison. A guard for the court appealed for calm, and confirmed to journalists that Praljak was alive. According to his lawyer, Praljak actually took poison and said: "I am not a war criminal, I am against this condemnation".
Among those detained are 11 princes, four ministers and several former ministers, in an unprecedented crackdown that has shaken the kingdom. CNN could not reach Prince Miteb or his office for comment. Other high-profile targets of the crackdown include billionaire Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal, dubbed the Warren Buffett of Saudi Arabia. It could not be immediately determined if the prince, 65, was now able to move freely; it was more likely that he had been transferred to some form of house ...
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She was convicted previous year of religiously aggravated harassment and fined after hurling abuse at a Muslim woman wearing a hijab. Fransen reacted with delight to the retweets, posting: "God bless you Trump!" Fransen captioned the videos "Muslim Destroys a Statue of Virgin Mary!", "VIDEO: Islamist mob pushes teenage boy off roof and beats him to death!" and "VIDEO: Muslim migrant beats up Dutch boy on crutches!" As reported by the BBC in November, Jayda Fransen - from whose ...
Karachi/Dubai: Calling himself the "biggest supporter" of the LeT and its founder Hafiz Saeed, Pakistan's former dictator Parvez Musharraf has said he backs the terror group's role in "suppressing" the Indian Army in Kashmir. "This is the biggest force and they have been declared terrorists by India along with the US", Musharraf stressed while explaining his stance. Musharraf said democracy in Pakistan was not under threat but required "tailoring" in keeping with the country's requirements.
I'm going to be held accountable and I'm going to try to be productive in the way I speak about this". Senator Al Franken has returned to Capitol Hill for the first time since the reports of sexual harassment against him. However, the former Saturday Night Live writer and castmember would not speculate about the possibility of resigning his seat and would not discuss what it would take for him to be forced to step down.
The spokesman said it appeared the walking track had collapsed, and police were setting up a command post at the scene. Paramedics were called to the scene shortly before midday today after the apparent collapse of a popular walking trail in the national park.
There is still time for people to donate toys, however, and for businesses to help support the program. "New York's horsemen have always been supporters of the Marine Corps' Toys for Tots Foundation, and we are proud to do our part once again as we celebrate the 70th anniversary of this great initiative".
The woman was not injured, according to early reports. Pedestrians walk beneath the famous Reno arch as traffic passes on Virginia Street in downtown Reno, Nev. Police have said via social media the no injuries have been confirmed. News 4-Fox 11's Ben Margiott reports hearing seven shots fired since he arrived on scene.
Sayfullo Saipov was present in court before US District Judge Vernon Broderick but his lawyer David Patton spoke on his behalf. The Uzbek native who came into the U.S. The most serious charges against Saipov carry the death penalty. During the interrogation, Saipov allegedly requested a Daesh flag be hung in his hospital room while he was recovering from wounds sustained during his arrest, telling officials he felt good about what he had done .
Dugan said officers are hopeful this one is credible and allows them to remove a risky killer from the streets, WKRG reported . Police this month released two videos of a man they suspect is responsible for the nighttime attacks. "We have a lot of work to do". Benjamin Mitchell , Monica Hoffa , and Anthony Naiboa were all killed within a few blocks of one another just days apart.
The number of rental apartments increased by 1.2% or 23,000 in the past year, about half the growth rate in the 2016 CMHC rental market report . - Three or more bedrooms: 1.0 per cent (down from 1.8 per cent); $1,563 per month (up from $1,515).
While videotaping small fish jumping along a creek at Cape Tribulation in Queensland, Australia , Ally Bullifent and her friend Leah were shocked when an 8-foot crocodile appeared out of nowhere, leaping at them. It added that it would be looking at removing the crocodile after a site assessment by wildlife officers. Australia's Department of Environment and Heritage Protection reminded visitors not to consider any waterway in the area free of crocodiles.
While it's important to note that the 1 million represents units shipped rather than sold, the milestone potentially bodes well for the tech that some devs say is still bouncing back from its "inflated expectations" phase . "The Go will excite first-time users, but driving adoption beyond social media will be a challenge", Thielke said. " VR adoption in the consumer segment is highly dependent on price, and Oculus' strategy of lowering prices has definitely helped drive adoption ", said ...
Emphasising on empathy and community, the video also features the quirky Kiwi sense of humour in scenes including a solo dance at a pedestrian crossing, a cat wearing a police vest, and an interrupted performance from the New Zealand Police Pipe Band.
Joe Holcombe and Claryce Holcombe, parents of visiting pastor John Bryan Holcombe, have filed an administrative claim against the USA government saying their son's death was the result of Air Force negligence. The Army and Navy failed in more than 80 percent of cases to forward FBI fingerprint-card files to the bureau. Ammon's made it clear that he and the family are putting the Air Force on notice and demanding a change, "It's time to get these folks that have these convictions, these ...
BTIG Research reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $30.00 target price (up from $28.00) on shares of Barracuda Networks in a research report on Tuesday, January 10th. now owns 17,396 shares of the communications equipment provider's stock valued at $401,000 after acquiring an additional 710 shares in the last quarter.