President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence pause for photographs as they arrive at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J., Saturday, Nov. While Trump has not made an official announcement, he did tell reporters that the retired four-star general "is the real deal " and noted on Twitter that Mattis was a "true general's general".
Walid Muallem said Damascus could not agree to the idea floated by the UN's peace envoy Staffan de Mistura, who held talks in Syria on Sunday aimed at reducing violence in second city Aleppo. He also said that the United Nations and its partners should be able to send "verification teams" to check the damage caused to hospitals that have been bombed in Aleppo, but did not say if he made such a request to the Syrian authorities.
Chicago is desperate for offensive production; they will rely heavily on the running of rookie Jordan Howard . Beckham leads NY with 54 catches for 773 yards and six touchdowns, including three scores in his past two games. Eli Manning completed 22 of 36 passes for 257 yards and four touchdowns against two interceptions. Chicago's Connor Barth and the New York Giants' Robbie Gould both missed extra-point attempts in the first quarter amid windy conditions in East Rutherford , New Jersey.
Another soldier was shot and killed by a sniper in the Bakir neighborhood. Brig. Gen. Haider Fadhil says clouds over the city on Thursday have obscured the visibility of drones and strike aircraft. "I don't know what we'll see in the coming days", he said. According to HRW, citing witnesses, the execution of former officers captured by extremists took place late in October while the Iraqi Security Forces discovered the mass grave some 20 miles away from Mosul on November 7.
Like Trump, Flynn has called for the U.S.to work more closely with Moscow. He initially supported Sen. "If there's one thing we know about Senator Sessions , it's that he understands the importance of all of our God-given rights, respects the law, and will be a vital part of restoring our nation to greatness", he added.
The CDU will hold election on December 6 at its National Party Conference in the German city of Essen. Colleagues welcomed the long-awaited decision, which she is expected to announce at a news conference at 18:00 GMT. A physicist who only became involved in politics after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, she is seen as a talented negotiator but has also shown a ruthless streak.
That already amounts to an increase on the 2015 total of 166, with nearly six weeks of the year remaining. So far this year, nearly 170 people have been killed on roads in the Republic of Ireland. NSW Police acknowledge "The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims " tomorrow as people across the globe stop and reflect on the number of lives lost on our roads, NSW Police say.
Medical teams provided first aid near the site, while the more seriously injured were moved to hospitals in Kanpur, Chaudhary said. At least two dozen suffered serious injuries, he said. India's creaking railway system is the world's fourth largest, ferrying more than 20 million people each day, but it has a poor safety record, with thousands of people dying in accidents every year, including in frequent train derailments.
On Sunday afternoon, she meets other leaders of her Christian Democrats (CDU) in Berlin to prepare for a party conference in December, the last before the election. Almost 60 percent of Germans surveyed in a recent poll said they wanted Merkel to run again, said Manfred Guellner, head of the Forsa polling agency.
Chief Supt. Oscar Albayalde, NCRPO director, said they will tolerate mass actions in usual protest action sites in Metro Manila such as the People Power Monument and EDSA Shrine provided that they would be done in peaceful and orderly way.
Facebook is taking steps to address its role in spreading fake news , such as enlisting the help of third-party fact checkers and posting warnings on dubious stories. Until now, it has primarily relied on users to report and flag inaccurate stories. With last night's announcement, Zuckerberg gave a glimpse of how Facebook is wading into an area that's often fraught with controversy: verifying or censoring content.
Andre Ward hit the canvas in Round 2, and the collective pro-Ward crowd couldn't believe their eyes. "That's why we won the fight", Ward's trainer Virgil Hunter said. The fight itself needs no extra hype. It was the [biggest] fight of all my life and really I am disappointed with the judges' decision. "Witnesses are here.
Rescuers used cutting equipment to open the derailed coaches to reach those trapped inside, while cranes were also deployed to lift the coaches from the tracks. Of the roughly 150 injured, 72 were in serious condition, he said. Over 150 passengers have been injured, according to CNN affiliate CNN News 18. Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter to express his grief for the victims.
Emil Forsberg equalised for Leipzig following an impressive solo run on 67 minutes before Orban's late victor sent the Bundesliga upstarts three points clear of Bayern Munich . "We had a lot of problems with the worldwide matches", said the Italian. Bayern also has been hit by injuries and the poor form of forward Thomas Mueller, who still has to score in the league this season.
A "very worried" John Conyers told the Detroit News Thursday that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had been notified that disappearing is unlike his son because, "He's a very stable young guy". Wednesday at their apartment in the 3700 block of Southmore Blvd. "When we got there - I didn't feel right about it or thought maybe he was lying or someone was making him lie to meet us there because when we got there, he wasn't there".
The win also enabled South Africa to seal their third consecutive Test series win Down Under. But, their last two victories came at a time when they were one of the most formidable teams in the world. "Too many times we have lost wickets in clumps, 8/32 today, 10/85 in the first innings", Smith was quoted as saying by Sport24. "Obviously we've got some world-class bowlers, I thought Hazlewood was great, Starc's obviously getting back to his best and then you've got Smith and Warner".
The long-awaited breakthrough will see the 1800 detainees encouraged to return home , seek resettlement in the U.S. or face an indefinite stay in the Nauruan community. "I don't begrudge you all for giving it a try, but I have no idea why Obama would think this was a good idea and he would agree to it". "This is an indication of the many courageous doctors, teachers, nurses, lawyers, who have worked on Nauru and Manus and come back and reported to the Australian community about the ...
Firefighters need support as they continue to sustain long hours toward the effort to quell the wildfire blazes ravaging Western North Carolina. As of Tuesday morning, November 15, 1,222 firefighters were battling fires in the Nantahala National Forest, according to Liza Simmons of the U.S.
He justified his selection by scoring goals in the 39th and 83rd minutes to bring City level on points with first-place Liverpool. 66' - GOAL! Crystal Palace 1-1 Manchester City: Seconds after Aguero's missed chance, Palace equalise courtesy of Wickham.
Park has pledged to cooperate with prosecutors in an investigation, the source explains. But the apologies did little to assuage simmering public anger, which culminated in the largest anti-government rally in the capital in almost a year on Saturday when tens of thousands of people demanded that Park step down.
The UN's Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura warned Sunday time was "running out" for eastern Aleppo as he expressed worldwide outrage over the bombing campaign. "We can not accept to have one Turkish soldier to remain on Syria's land", he said. Syria's government refers to all those opposed to President Bashar al-Assad's regime as "terrorists".
Substitute Aminat Yakubu should have scored a third goal for Nigeria, but failed with only the goalkeeper to beat, as the Nigerians made life hard for the Spaniards with long balls. Nigeria played the final six minutes with 10 players after Glory Ogbonna picked up a second booking, but it mattered little, as Peter Dedevbo's side held on for the three points.
Pence will huddle with House Republicans on Thursday and meet with Democratic leaders as well. Abe is on his way to an Asia-Pacific summit in Peru. Trump's campaign manager, Kellyanne Conway, whose role in the new administration remains undefined, was one of two top aides to speak with reporters in hopes of changing perceptions.
Officials in San Francisco , a city that has had "sanctuary"-like policies for years, were criticized because they had not disclosed Lopez-Sanchez's release from prison to ICE just a few weeks before he killed Steinle". "We will always be San Francisco ", said Lee from the rotunda of city hall as dozens of people roared with approval at an event that featured the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus and a host of public elected officials.
For the fourth straight Saturday, masses of South Koreans filled major avenues in downtown Seoul demanding an end to the presidency of Park Geun-hye. Choi is a close confidante of Park's and Ahn and Jung are presidential aides who were also formally charged.
Leaders from APEC's 21 nations have finished their speeches for Saturday and will gather later for a dinner at a downtown Lima park. Obama supports worldwide trade deals as a way both to boost US exports and create jobs domestically, and the TPP deal was a key component of his strategy to "pivot" USA policy toward Asia to take advantage of the region's fast-growing marketplaces and, at the same time, to create a counterweight to China's growing influence in the region.
The new Airbnb interface launched on Thursday with three services: Homes , Experiences and Places . A spokeswoman would not give any more detail about the timing of the flights and services launch, nor how the flights would be sold.
For some, the combination of Sessions, Flynn, and an earlier pick, former Breitbart News chairman Steve Bannon as chief White House strategist, established a troubling trend for the president-elect. immigration policy - that is the domain of the Department of Homeland Security's Immigration and Customs Enforcement division - the attorney general has considerable influence over how the government's power to detain, charge, and deport undocumented immigrants is exercised.
Hundreds of Palestinians demonstrated on Friday against an Israeli bill calling for a ban on mosques using loudspeakers for the call to prayer. Conducted by a group of Israeli settlers in Pisgat Zeev, an illegal settlement in eastern Jerusalem, who denounced what they called the "noise pollution" of the Muslim call to prayer.
Appealing to the people to bear with him for 50 days (till December 30), he said if you find anything wrong with my intentions or my actions, hang me in public. I know the kind of people who will be against me now. I will not leave the path of truth and integrity. "Pandit Nehru, your family and party abuse me, but I am here on November 14, your birthday, to complete work left undone from your time", Prime Minister Modi said.
One survivor said he was sleeping around 3 a.m. Sunday as the train traveled through northern India. Some people told me to look in hospitals and in morgues but I am clueless as to what to do. On a day when over 100 people were killed in the worst rail accident in recent years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today asked railways to work towards achieving the zero accident target to make train journeys safe.
The political power-player and Navy veteran told THR's Michael Wolff from Trump Tower in NY that critics who demonize his nationalist movement are making the same mistake Democrat Hillary Clinton's campaign did before a defeat on Election Day.
In fact, the sanctuary movement began in Berkeley in the 1970s as clergy worked to shield soldiers and immigrants from the federal government. Cancelling " all federal funding " to huge cities like San Francisco , New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles is incredibly problematic for several reasons.
U.S. President Barack Obama was quoted by the official as saying his administration will continue efforts to win domestic support for the pact, which Trump has vowed to scrap once he takes office in January. Lima, Nov 20 Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for joint efforts by China and Russian Federation to push forward the process of the Free Trade Area of the Asia-Pacific (FTAAP).
Junior guard Grayson Allen was forced to leave the game in the first half against Penn State because of a toe problem but did return to collect 12 points, eight rebounds, four assists and two steals for Duke . "I know if he can play, he will play", Krzyzewski said. ( 21) WEST VIRGINIA 69, COPPIN STATE 39: Tynice Martin scored 19 points and Katrina Pardee added 17 to lead the Mountaineers (3-0) to a 69-39 win over the Eagles (0-4) in Morgantown, West Virginia.