Putin said the controversial U.S. president-elect "is already a statesman". If there's one thing Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump share, it's that they both share an equal amount of love and hate from the world. Putin called Trump "talented" and "colorful" during the US election campaign (Trump said Putin had called him "a genius", thanks to a mistranslation), but the Kremlin has been reserved in its praise since Trump won the USA presidency last month.
Earlier on Friday, the jurors told Newman they were deadlocked in their attempt to reach a verdict, and the judge-who had given them the option of a lesser verdict of manslaughter-sent them back to try again. The judge responded that they would have to make that determination themselves. Winkler said deadlocked juries are a major problem for the judicial system, because it means the case has to start from square one if a mistrial is declared because of the deadlocked jury.
Shah also claimed during the broadcast that he had visited Mumbai to arrange money for the first installment of Rs 1,450 crore but had failed to get it from those on whose behalf he had made the disclosure. Inspector M U Mashi of Satellite area police station said Shah was dressed in police uniform so as to hide his identity for security reasons. After the declaration, he was supposed to pay a sum of Rs 4,500 crore in taxes to the IT department.
The country's disaster prevention agency said classes would be cancelled in the area south of the town of Bluefields which was hit hard by Hurricane Joan in 1988. The storm has steadily strengthened and on Tuesday afternoon became the 7th hurricane of the season in the Atlantic basin. On Nov. 22 at 4 p.m. EST, Tropical Storm Otto strengthened into the seventh hurricane of the Atlantic Ocean Hurricane Season when maximum sustained winds reached 75 miles per hour (120 kph).
Mosul , Iraq's second-largest city has been under Islamic State's control since mid-2014. Iraqi troops waging a six-week-old offensive against the militants controlling Mosul have advanced into eastern city districts, while other forces have sealed Mosul's southern and northern approaches and 10 days ago blocked the road west.
Maw also stated that the Bank of Scotland had assured him that its polymer notes - printed on De La Rue's Safeguard substrate - were vegan . Ali Ryland, from the United Kingdom -based Vegan Society, told BBC radio she was not surprised at the makeup of the cash, considering the widespread use of animal derivatives in everyday products, but was disappointed "just to hear again that animals are being used and exploited in this way".