Park has been accused of aiding the criminal activities of her long-time, secretive confidante Choi Soon-Sil, who was recently arrested for fraud and abuse of power . "I was watching the news and thought this can not go on - people really want her to step down but she hasn't", one of the protesters, Kwak Bo-youn, told Reuters .
Almost 70 percent of Italians entitled to vote on Sunday cast their ballots, an exceptionally high turnout that reflected the high stakes and the intensity of the various issues involved. Opposition leader Matteo Salvini, of the anti-immigrant Northern League, hailed the referendum as a "victory of the people against the strong powers of three-quarters of the world".
The fire ripped through a converted warehouse known as the "Ghost Ship" yesterday, an artist workspace and illegal home for a rotating cast of a dozen or more residents, those who lived there or visited often. "We will be here for days and days to come", Kelly said earlier Sunday. A musician who was at the show told the East Bay Times that as many as 40 to 50 people were in the building when it began to fill with thick smoke and became pitch black.
Mr Hofer's campaign manager Herbert Kickl conceded defeat as initial projections showed Mr Van der Bellen leading with around 54 percent to Hofer's 46 percent. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Van der Bellen's victory was "a breath of fresh air in times when Europe is threatened by the rise of the far-right".
Trump has "mandate" to lead because he won Electoral College Panetta says he's concerned Trump not receiving daily intelligence briefings Conway: "Trump expanding secretary of State field MORE business victories and suggested the president-elect is a "clever man", Reuters reported".
Trump's 10-minute phone conversation on Friday with Tsai Ing-wen - thought to be the first time a USA president or president-elect has spoken to a Taiwanese leader since 1979 - and subsequent reference to Tsai as "president" threatened such a breach, and implied he might be making up policy on the hoof.
Probably should have went all the way and gone for a first down and hoped to get seven. NOTES: Prescott is three short of Ben Roethlisberger's National Football League rookie record for consecutive wins by a rookie quarterback in the Super Bowl Era.
Adama Narrow has been declared victor of Gambia Presidential election after defeating President Yahya Jammeh. who has been in power since 1994. Mr Barrow won by 263,515 votes - 45% of the total - while Mr Jammeh finished second with 36%. In April, Gambians took to the streets to protest Jammeh, in what was described as "the largest and most sustained act of public defiance" against the president.
The Five Star Movement, an upstart populist party that wants to hold a referendum on Italy's membership of the euro zone (but not the European Union itself), is neck and neck with Renzi's Democrats as the party likely to garner the most votes in the next election.
The victor will play the victor of the Fiesta Bowl matchup between No. 2 Clemson and No. 3 Ohio State. Despite a 41-10 loss to Washington in Friday's Pac-12 championship game, the Buffs were still hoping to get into the Rose Bowl , which is the premier bowl game for the Pac-12.
Renzi won a little over 40 percent of the vote in Sunday's referendum, a far worse result than polls had predicted. REUTERS/Leonardo Bianchi Two other polls - by Tecne" for privately owned TV channel Mediaset, by EMG Acqua for La 7 - gave "No' a similar lead of at least 10 points.
The semitractor-trailer, traveling eastbound on I-20, lost control trying to avoid hitting a vehicle that had slammed its brakes, said Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Update 3:04 a.m. The bus with the cheerleaders was in an Iraan High School caravan of buses traveling from the high school football playoff quarterfinals when the crash occurred.
Then, on Penn State's first drive of the second half, McSorley and Blacknall connected again, this time for a 70-yard touchdown strike on a crossing route. "Seeing the lettermen come back and support us, seeing the community get really excited". Saeed Blacknall caught six passes, two for touchdowns, and finished with a championship-game record 155 yards.
After announcing Stein and recount supporters were dropping their case in state court, lawyer Jonathan Abady said they will seek an emergency federal court order Monday. The abrupt halt to the campaign's effort comes less than one week after Stein filed a recount petition in Commonwealth Court, contending the November 8 election was "illegal" and the results inaccurate.
Police blocked at least 60 roads across the city and put up barricades at entry points in downtown Kuala Lumpur . Bersih , which means "clean" in Malay, is an alliance of scores of NGOs and civil-society groups. Bersih said on Twitter that another of its official, Hishamuddin Rais, was nabbed Saturday after giving a speech to supporters at a commuter station.
In fact the agencies across the border including the Army and the extremists want to derail peace in the region of Jammu so that the Government is unable to carry out any development works. Omar Abdullah said, "We told the Centre to act on the promises that it has made to Jammu and Kashmir". He said Mehbooba Mufti should accept responsibility for the loss of almost a hundred young lives based on the same standards which she used to accuse Ghulam Nabi Azad in 2008 and him in 2010.
Ticket sales for " Rogue One: A Star Wars Story " began at 9 p.m. Unfortunately, the event is full. " The Star Wars fever has begun again as if its golden age would never have gone away and today, millions of fans are waiting to see the latest story of the franchise, " #Rogue One: "A Star Wars Story ".
I agree that things have been out of hand in the past, and we don't want it to go overboard. He played a little bit with Jimmy Anderson in the end. "You can sense it as a captain, this guy is intelligent and knows the game. "He was really struggling actually". Instead, he urged the batsmen to put on a better show to give something for the bowlers to apply pressure. Last time we were here, it did spin and bounce quite a lot, the spinners took a lot of wickets.
A major pipeline was destroyed in a part of the city still controlled by Islamic State, meaning that tens of thousands of families in eastern Mosul are now without safe water. " On 11 November, ISIL reportedly shot and killed 12 civilians in Bakir neighbourhood in eastern Mosul city for allegedly refusing to allow ISIL to install and launch rockets from the rooftops of their houses ", the spokesperson said.
He earlier said President Obama can "go to hell" and subsequently announced an economic and military separation from the United States during a state visit to China. Donald Trump will be inaugurated as president next month. "Mabuhay ka (May you live)!" Both sides signed a Visiting Forces Agreement in 1998 that governs the stay of American troops during war games, and an Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement in 2014 that allows the rotational presence of U.S.
Pence, on NBC Sunday, said most world leaders will see the Taiwan call for what it is and predicted that "you're going to see in a President Donald Trump a willingness to engage the world but engage the world on America's terms". State Department officials said Saturday that Trump has not been briefed by the agency before any of his calls to world leaders since winning the election.
Wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr . looked like he was the only receiver on the field at times , as he was targeted 16 times - eight more than any other wideout. Roethlisberger has two of his own rings with the Steelers and has proven himself to be in the same company. Manning completed 24 of 39 passes for 195 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions.
Fighting has continued in eastern Ukraine , where the conflict has killed more than 9,600 people. Neither the Ukrainian government nor the pro-Russian rebels waging an insurgency in the country's east have fully implemented the agreements - created to bring an end to a conflict that has claimed 10,000 lives since 2014 - and low-level fighting continues.
Asked if the season felt like a treadmill, on which the Rams were running but not making any progress, Gurley said, "Never heard that one before, but that sounds about right". He said rookie QB Jared Goff is not to be blamed for the woes - dropped throws and poor pass protection are the issues. "He extended plays with his legs; he moved around".
A Friday night crash involving a bus filled with high school cheerleaders following a football playoff game crashed near Big Spring, Texas , resulting in one death and several injuries, law enforcement officials said. At least eight people were transported from the crash and hospital officials say two were in critical condition, two more were in serious condition and another was not severe.
Last month it summoned the Myanmar ambassador, while around 500 Malaysians and Rohingya marched to the embassy in the Malaysian capital carrying banners denouncing the "genocide". "She told my minister that she was willing to meet on Malaysia and Myanmar bilateral issues but not on Rohingya. This is the mentality class of a Nobel Peace Prize victor".
Former Prime Minister Francois Fillon won the center-right Republicans party's primary runoff on Sunday to represent the biggest opposition party in the 2017 French presidential race. "France doesn't accept its fall, France wants freedom and action". Soon after his win, Fillon gave a speech saying he had "torn up all the pre-written scripts" as he defeated all his rivals in the last weeks of his presidential campaign .
Over the decades, the status of Taiwan has been one of the most sensitive issues in US-China relations. Trump, who takes office on January 20, is still considering his choice for secretary of state . Trump. Pence said he spoke with Jordan's King Abdullah on Saturday. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday the Trump transition team had yet to contact the State Department for information and recommendations ahead of calls with foreign leaders.
The petition Stein submitted to the state followed her attempts to compel officials to revisit the vote in Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. The state Elections Commission is preparing to launch the recount at Stein's request on Thursday. The Department is confident that any recount, whether at the precinct level or statewide, would result in no significant difference in the vote count.
Authorities said Chavez was arrested without incident and taken to a hospital because he was suspected of being under the influence of drugs. Rich Glennon says deputies on Tuesday, Nov. Laron Campbell, 26, was in custody and being taken back to Santa Clara County jail where he escaped last Wednesday with Rogelio Chavez, 33, who was still at large, the Santa Clara County Sheriff Office said on Twitter.
Prabhu's remarks came a day after one of the worst rail accidents in the country when 14 coaches of the Patna-Indore Express derailed near Pukhrayan station, about 60 km from Kanpur city. Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha and a host of top railways officials visited the site and supervised rescue and relief operations.
Navka posted images of the performance on her Instagram account and wrote that she hoped to pay remembrance to the Holocaust so future generations would never have to experience anything so awful. Posting a montage of pictures on Instagram, Ms Navka said the controversial choreography was a tribute. The President of the Russian Holocaust Foundation, Alla Gerber, told Mail Online it is hard to set the criteria when analysing such a performance.
WEST BENGAL Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi on Saturday took on the state's Chief Minister and said that any allegation made against the Army is "unfortunate", prompting a retaliation from Mamata Banerjee, who said that the Governor was "speaking in the voice of the Central government".
Earlier, Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan (Likud) said that the results of an investigation into Thursday's fire in the northern town of Zichron Ya'akov concluded that the blaze was caused by arsonists. In addition to calling for help from overseas and directing all its firefighting forces to Haifa, the Israeli military deployed two search-and-rescue battalions to the area, and reservists from the Homefront Command were brought in to assist in evacuating civilians.
As previously reported by The Inquisitr, this latest offensive into Aleppo, Syria began in earnest November 26 following a massive aerial bombardment campaign created to soften up rebel targets within the city. Earlier in the day, the Syrian army captured the key neighborhood of Tariq al-Bab, which enabled the military forces to secure the road toward the global airport of Aleppo , which has been out of service recently and turned into a military base.