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by | January 26, 2018 | 02:18

The Trenord-operated train derailed at Pioltello-Limito station on the outskirts of the city, halting rail traffic in Italy's financial capital. Rescue crews climbed through them, helping the passengers to escape. Italian media quoted witnesses as saying the train began to shake heavily as if it was travelling over rocks. Trenord, a local train organization serving the Lombardy area, has a famous reputation among riders.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:21

Her identity remained a mystery for the next 43 years. But the mercury also preserved her body - allowing today's researchers to find out exactly who she was, and who her descendants are. A 99.8 per cent match was found, and the relationship to the Johnson family is confirmed by records of births, deaths and marriages. Anna Catharina married a church minister and spent most of her adult life living in Strasbourg.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:19

Cape Town last week drastically cut water restrictions again from 87 litres a person per day to 50 litres - about two-and-a-half standard buckets - as it continues to struggle with a lack of rains that traditionally filled catchment areas and supplied the city and surrounding areas.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:16

Arsene Wenger admitted there is a little bit of relief at Arsenal now the Alexis Sanchez transfer saga is over and he has left the club. So he can play in four different positions, and as we have all seen, Alex has been successful in every role, in every country, for every manager.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:12

The gathering came amid the winter meeting of the bipartisan U.S. Conference of Mayors in Washington , where New York Mayor Bill DiBlasio, among others, made a decision to boycott the White House meeting. As for the controversy surrounding Trump, Chavez-DeRemer emphasized that the office of mayor is a non-partisan position, simply saying it's her job to represent all of the voters in her city.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:07

In the video, Taebel can then be seen exiting the auto and running up and down the road and talking to by-standers before law enforcement vehicles arrive. Some witnesses in the area even interacted briefly with the suspect as troopers began to surround him. He suffered minor injuries from the wreck. Police, however, caught him on foot and took him into custody.

by | January 26, 2018 | 02:00

Mr. Trump's attendance was also in question late last week after the government shutdown briefly, but Congress passed a spending bill on Monday, which the president signed, providing funding through February 8. The announcement that she would not attend came on Monday, which marked the Trumps' 13th wedding anniversary . Common Cause, which has called for a full investigation, says the alleged funds should be considered a campaign contribution and should have been reported because they ...

by | January 25, 2018 | 02:00

Today's decision was adopted as the political, social and economic situation in Venezuela continues to deteriorate , and as negotiations between the government and the opposition have not yet delivered concrete results. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro denounced the sanctions as an attempt to topple his government. He said the ruling socialist party would settle on a single consensus candidate at a February 4 convention.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:51

When she was 11, she had her first offering rejected by the pioneering science fiction magazine, Amazing Stories. Her son describes her as "an extraordinary conversationalist". In 2002, A&E also did a version of the same book. Le Guin gained an interest in anthropology from her parents, and she and her elder brothers Clifton, Theodore and Karl were encouraged to write by them.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:45

The 30,000-strong BSF is expected to be comprised from veterans from the Kurdish-dominated Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) and other volunteers. The U.N. President Donald Trump plans to raise the US concerns over the Turkish offensive in a telephone call with Erdogan expected on Wednesday, a senior USA official said.

by | January 25, 2018 | 01:41

Bailey Holt and Preston Cope - both 15 years old - died from gunshot wounds. The deceased students are 15-year-old Bailey Nicole Holt and 15-year-old Preston Ryan Cope . Our hearts are with the entire community in Marshall County. Three Marshall County High School students ran into the business, distraught and looking for a safe place.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:38

Just in case author Michael Wolff's White House exposé wasn't enough, there's another one on the way. When Trump needed to send White House press secretary Sean Spicer into the briefing room to challenge estimates of crowd size at his inauguration the day before, she urged him to not do it.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:38

Raisman spoke at Nassar's sentencing hearing last week. And, she writes, USAG isn't the only organization that failed. Geddert's attorney, Chris Bergstrom, said in an email Tuesday that "at this time , Mr. Former Team USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar listens to testimony from the athletes he abused. Nassar is expected to be sentenced Tuesday. Nassar also has pleaded guilty to three charges of criminal sexual conduct in Eaton County, Michigan, and already has been sentenced to 60 ...

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:36

Leaders from Singapore , Thailand , Vietnam, Indonesia , Malaysia , the Philippines, Myanmar , Cambodia, Laos and Brunei will be in India for the India-ASEAN commemorative summit that will be held tomorrow. Cambodia, Laos, and Brunei. Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday said that culture, commerce and connectivity were the three C's which mark the historical connection of the Asean states and India.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:38

The rape and murder of Zainab Ansari was the 12th such case in Kasur district in the a year ago, according to local media reports . Shehbaz had promised the minor's parents to bring her daughter to justice as soon as possible and that the culprit would be prosecuted in an anti-terrorism court with all legal formalities.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:35

He also said Kelly "has brought order to chaos in the White House". "I am not surprised that the amnesty advocates are lashing out at Stephen Miller ", Jessica M. The program protects from deportation immigrants who entered the country illegally as minors. Some on Capitol Hill are arguing that Miller is pushing President Trump to be too much of an immigration hawk.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:33

A spokesperson for the Minister for Trade, David Parker, has confirmed to RNZ that 8 March was the target for the signing. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters at the World Economic Forum in Davos that he helped push for an improved deal, showing how important the trade file has become for him personally.

by | January 24, 2018 | 11:33

Swiss authorities have been accused of "bowing to global elites" by rejecting permission for protesters to demonstrate against United States president Donald Trump at the World Economic Forum in Davos . Some analysts are comparing Trump's large roster to that of Chinese President Xi Jinping at last year's forum. The Prime Minister will deliver a keynote address on January 23 before holding a bilateral meeting with Swiss Confederation president Alain Berset.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:04

They have released information on two persons of interest . Police are searching for a person of interest still at large following the incident, which is not being characterized as an act of terrorism. "A law enforcement investigation is now underway to determine the cause of the incident, and Eagle Ridge Mall will assist investigators in any way possible", the statement read.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:59

The sun rises behind the Statue of Liberty in New York's Harbor as seen from the Liberty State Park in Jersey City. New York State has 35 sites under the jurisdiction of the National Park Service, including places like the African Burial Ground in Lower Manhattan and Niagara Falls.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:50

The bipartisan group of senators presented Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer with their proposal to pull the US out of its funding deadlock. "This is a win for bipartisanship and commonsense", said Sen. Mulvaney added that the Democrats' ask was "very large" and they needed to vote to re-open the government to have time to negotiate.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:15

The other sports are figure skating , short track speedskating, Alpine skiing and cross-country skiing. In approving the joint hockey team, International Olympic Committee brass overruled concerns raised by some hockey federations over fairness.

by | January 22, 2018 | 02:07

Los Angeles was the individual city from the West Coast to make the segment. Amazon has indicated HQ2 initially would require 500,000 square feet of office space, but that is expected to expand to 8 million square feet divided among three buildings.

by | January 22, 2018 | 01:55

Pence was addressing the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing, which delivers much of the ammunition being used in Operation Inherent Resolve, the United States military campaign against ISIS. White House officials said before the Cairo meeting they expected the decision on the Israeli capital and Trump's plans to move the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem to come up.

by | January 21, 2018 | 00:30

The 48-year-old Locksley will replace Brian Daboll, who will serve as the Buffalo Bills offensive coordinator after spending one season at the same position in Alabama. Locksley is expected to work with the Crimson Tide's quarterbacks as well. Entering his third season, Locksley has climbed the coaching ladder at Alabama, first serving as an offensive analyst under Lane Kiffin before being promoted to receivers coach before last season.