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Author: 0 Iranian VP accuses opponents of planning anti-Rouhani protests

The prices of several staples, including eggs, have risen by up to 40 per cent in recent days, with farmers blaming the hikes on higher prices for imported feed. Maryam Rajavi, leader of a resistance organization against the Iranian government, described the protests as an indicator of popular and widespread frustration, which she hopes may lead to reforms in the country.

Global Media Erica Garner, activist and daughter of Eric Garner, dead at 27
Author: 0 Erica Garner, activist and daughter of Eric Garner, dead at 27

According to her Twitter account , which has been run by a worker since she was stricken, she "suffered major brain damage from a lack of oxygen while in cardiac arrest". Eric Garner was seen on video saying "I can't breathe" 11 times before he died. In 2015, the city of NY settled with his family for $5.9 Million. Erica Garner became a prominent figure calling for an end to police brutality, as her father's last words became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movement.

Global Media Republicans warn against delay in settling House of Delegates race
Author: 0 Republicans warn against delay in settling House of Delegates race

The chairman of the state Board of Elections tweeted that the board will draw the name of the victor of the 94th House of Delegates election on January 4, unless a three-judge panel on makes a decision on the case first. The way things look now, the House will open for business with 50 Republicans (counting Thomas, in the 28th) and 49 Democrats (since nobody has yet won the seat in the 94th).

Global Media Obama Tweets About Hope in the New Year, Trump Bashes Enemies
Author: 0 Obama Tweets About Hope in the New Year, Trump Bashes Enemies

Obama, who has held the title for 10th year in a row, was named by 17 per cent of those polled as the man they admired most, compared to 14 per cent who chose incumbent President Donald Trump . Eisenhower. President Trump addressed a joint session of Congress for the first time on February 28th, 2017. This year's survey marked one of the relatively few times that the incumbent president was not picked as the most admired man , according to Gallup .

Global Media Gunman Kills 9 in Attack on Egypt Church
Author: 0 Gunman Kills 9 in Attack on Egypt Church

A video circulated on social media after the attack apparently shows the dead gunman on the ground. Authorities closed off the area around the church. Security forces have put checkpoints in place around the capital in response to the attacks. According to church spokesman Paul Halim, at least two people were killed in the latter incident.

Global Media Four Killed By Blast At Kabul News Agency
Author: 0 Four Killed By Blast At Kabul News Agency

Deputy Health Minister Feda Mohammad Paikan said 35 bodies had been brought into a nearby hospital. "I saw around me that everything was burning, all the people were lying on the ground and some were burning, I was also in a very critical situation", said another wounded victim.

Author: 0 Police officers killed in shooting outside Egypt church

The gunman was also killed, along with at least one police officer, officials said. The minister further underscored the need for a heightened security presence in the streets, squares and venues where celebrations are being held, as well as vital installations.

Global Media Vijay Rupani as 2nd time Gujarat CM retains key portfolios including home
Author: 0 Vijay Rupani as 2nd time Gujarat CM retains key portfolios including home

He is yet to take charge of the portfolios alloted to him, with a source in the BJP saying he has conveyed his displeasure to the party leadership over the departments allotted to him. While the Finance and Petrochemicals porfolios have gone Saurabh Patel , Chief Minister Vijay Rupani himself have kept the responsibilities for Urban Development and Housing departments.

Global Media Russian Federation toughens punishment for terrorism financers
Author: 0 Russian Federation toughens punishment for terrorism financers

Petersburg on Wednesday evening. Russian Federation on Friday amended its law in order to fissure on terrorist activities in the nation and to harshly punish those who finance terror campaign or employ terrorists. Head of the FSB security service, Alexander Bortnikov, said the nation was alert to the possibility of jihadist fighters returning from Syria ahead of the tournament.

Global Media Doug Jones officially wins Alabama Senate race
Author: 0 Doug Jones officially wins Alabama Senate race

In a press release, Moore implored supporters to call state officials to delay certifying the results. Jones will be sworn in by Vice President Mike Pence on January 3, when the U.S. The special election was held to replace Jeff Sessions , who left the Senate to serve as President Trump's attorney general. Moore, a controversial former judge, lost to Jones on December 12, in a race that was marked by numerous allegations that Moore was guilty of having sexual contact or inappropriate ...

Global Media South Korea seizes ship that transferred oil to North Korean vessel
Author: 0 South Korea seizes ship that transferred oil to North Korean vessel

The South Korean revelations of the ship inspection came hours after President Donald Trump criticized China following previous reports that Chinese ships transferred oil to North Korean vessels at sea. An official of the State Department said the US government was aware of vessels engaged in such activity involving refined petroleum and coal. The U.S.

Global Media Palestinian envoy shares stage with Hafiz Saeed, angers India
Author: 0 Palestinian envoy shares stage with Hafiz Saeed, angers India

Saeed, who was freed from house arrest in November by a Pakistan court, carries a bounty of Dollars 10 million and has been declared a global terrorist by the United Nations. Sources said New Delhi was particularly surprised at the Palestinian envoy reaching out, and lending credibility to Hafiz Saeed who had orchestrated numerous attacks on India and had a bounty on his head for his involvement in terrorist activities.

Global Media After LS, Triple Talaq Bill to be tabled in RS next week
Author: 0 After LS, Triple Talaq Bill to be tabled in RS next week

Many other parties like the AIADMK, Biju Janata Dal and SP, which had opposed the bill largely over the criminalisation clause, also have substantial strengths with 13, 18 and 8 members each. Another victim from Agra, Faiza Khan expressed her happiness and said, "We are really happy that the procedure started by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for Muslim women is going to succeed".

Global Media Jobs And Workforce Increase In Metro Dalton
Author: 0 Jobs And Workforce Increase In Metro Dalton

This is further proof of our growing, dynamic economy". The unemployment rate dropped across all of Illinois' metro areas for the sixth month in a row. The labor force, at 44,064, is up by 218 since November 2016. Unemployment claims were down by 16 percent to 1,160. Claims were up in manufacturing.

Global Media Dog found frozen to death in Ohio
Author: 0 Dog found frozen to death in Ohio

Upon looking in the window of the house, Brown saw an underweight male dog. It was a 3-year-old dog found frozen to death on a porch in Toledo Thursday. Prevent cold weather dangers from. He claimed to have left the dogs inside the house two to three days ago. Records discovered that Nanas had managed to get out on at least two occasions.

Global Media Even colder temperatures expected this weekend, early next week
Author: 0 Even colder temperatures expected this weekend, early next week

The wind may calm down, but it will still be bitter cold Sunday and Monday. Wind chill advisories and warnings have been issued for the area. Though it originally was scheduled to last until noon on Thursday, the National Weather Service extended the advisory to Thursday night as well.

Global Media Trump attacks China after report of North Korea oil transfer
Author: 0 Trump attacks China after report of North Korea oil transfer

In an interview with NYT published on Thursday, President Trump said for the first time explicitly that he had "been soft" on China on trade and expressed frustration at the reported illicit Chinese oil shipments to North Korea. "We have evidence that some of the vessels engaged in these activities are owned by companies in several countries, including China", the official said.

Global Media Multiple people hurt after shooter opens fire at Long Beach business
Author: 0 Multiple people hurt after shooter opens fire at Long Beach business

Police said Friday afternoon that the dead include one victim and the suspected shooter. The shooting occurred about 2:30 p.m. near Long Beach Boulevard and San Antonio Drive in Bixby Knolls. This story will be updated as more information comes in. Police blocked off the area and several ambulances were seen at the scene. Authorities told the Press-Telegram in Long Beach that multiple people were transported to Long Beach Memorial Medical Center.

Global Media Prank led to police shooting unarmed Kansas man
Author: 0 Prank led to police shooting unarmed Kansas man

She said the family was "saddened" but declined to comment further. Finch was shot by an officer when he opened the door of the family home. The address given, however, turned out to be false and what led police to the Finch residence.

Global Media Deputies: Man rigs door in attempt to electrocute wife
Author: 0 Deputies: Man rigs door in attempt to electrocute wife

Deputies found the door barricaded, with burn marks near the knob. A deputy kicked the door and upon doing so, they saw a large spark. They found an electrical device connected to the top door lock and lower handle, reportedly meant to harm the estranged spouse.

Global Media State parks offer free guided family hikes on January 1
Author: 0 State parks offer free guided family hikes on January 1

Rose is leading the annual First Day Hike beginning at 10 a.m. Monday at the park's campground parking lot. For more information contact Park Naturalist Charity Owens at charityowens@utah.gov. At 6:30 p.m., paddler Myles Arbeeny will talk about winter paddling and paddling adventures, followed by a Missouri Paddling Club presentation. Hikers should wear weather-appropriate clothes and comfortable shoes.