A nationalist, anti-immigration party has beaten Angela Merkel's conservatives into third place in a state election in her own political fiefdom. The official results, released early Monday, underscored the tough road ahead for Merkel as she weighs whether to make a fourth bid to lead Germany in national elections next year.
Global Affairs Canada has issued a travel advisory as the hurricane heads toward the Baja California peninsula. The storm was expected to gather further strength and pass over or near the southern tip of the Baja Peninsula by tomorrow morning, the Miami-based center said in a statement.
Turner was signed as an undrafted free agent from Louisiana Tech. The Philadelphia Eagles have claimed defensive back Terrence Brooks , linebacker Kamu Grugier-Hill and wide receiver Bryce Treggs off waivers, according to a Sunday afternoon report from NBC Sports' ProFootballTalk .
Britain has appointed an ambassador to Iran for the first time since 2011 amid improved relations between the two countries. The reform-oriented diplomat is considered to be a close associate of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif . The two countries resumed their ties about a year ago by assigning chargés d'affaires. Following the incident, Britain withdrew its diplomatic staff from Tehran on November 30 and asked Iran's diplomatic delegation in London to leave within 48 hours.
According to local sources , a group of 15-year-old youths have been arrested over the fires. Emergency services said on Sunday they had nearly brought the blaze under control, but when water-dumping aircraft were stood down after sunset the fire surged again.
At least six people were apparently able to walk out of the rubble unscathed, but emergency services in the area are saying at least 15 people are trapped inside. 5, 2016. In the second photo, a senior fire service officer is discussing the situation with an IDF Homefront Command search & rescue officer. The garage collapsed during a lunch hour, when some construction workers were eating outside.