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Worldwide US, other nations agree to ban fishing in Arctic Ocean
Author: 0 US, other nations agree to ban fishing in Arctic Ocean

As it stands, no commercial fisheries exist in Arctic waters, but under global law they would be open to any nation that wanted to fish there in the absence of an agreement. That amounts to 2.8 million square kilometres of ocean, about the size of the Mediterranean Sea. Rod Downie, head of polar programmes at WWF , agreed that while the agreement is undoubtedly positive, there is no room for complacency.

Worldwide MA: Sen. Rosenberg Responding to Allegations Against His Husband
Author: 0 MA: Sen. Rosenberg Responding to Allegations Against His Husband

Rosenberg maintains that there is a "firewall" between his personal and professional life. Rosenberg has recused himself and won't be involved in the investigation. Gov. Charlie Baker, who has been paying close attention to the process, says the investigator the Senate picks must have "big time standing". Only one senator, Andover Democrat Barbara L'Italien, had publicly called on Rosenberg to step aside "for the sake of the institution" as president until the investigation is completed.

Worldwide Conte: Chelsea must secure great duo Courtois, Hazard to new deals
Author: 0 Conte: Chelsea must secure great duo Courtois, Hazard to new deals

Like I say, I should score more goals, but two is good and we won the game. Maybe the best now. "It is normal during the season to have the contact between the player - or the agent of the player - and the club". Asensio being one of the best young players in the world believes that at this stage in his career, he needs to be a regular starter, a status which he is unlikely to enjoy anytime soon at Madrid.

Author: 0 TIME reveals shortlist for 2017 Person of the Year

Last year, TIME bestowed the designation on Trump, who had just become president-elect after stunning the nation - and the world - by winning the White House race. The #MeToo movement started past year after a recording was released of Donald Trump joking about sexual assault during a taping of Access Hollywood.

Author: 0 Red Flag Warning Returns With Cold Santa Ana Winds

The windy weather could persist into Friday or Saturday, forecasters said. "A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions are expected", the weather service said. The high threat forecast for tomorrow means "upon ignition, fires will grow very rapidly, will burn intensely, and will be very hard to control". The heaviest winds were expected in the Montecito foothills.

Worldwide GOP senator says estate tax change helps wealthy
Author: 0 GOP senator says estate tax change helps wealthy

One can assume Iowa's Chuck Grassley meant people who aren't millionaires. Then came the more controversial part: " I think not having the estate tax recognizes the people that are investing, as opposed to those that are just spending every darn penny they have, whether it's on booze or women or movies ".

Worldwide Vishal Files Nomination For RK Nagar By-Election
Author: 0 Vishal Files Nomination For RK Nagar By-Election

So far, 70 candidates, including three women, have filed their nominations. People like Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and former President Dr APJ Abdul Kamal are his inspirations. Actor Vishal paying his respects at Amma Samadhi on Monday morning. Vishal filed a nomination today along with his supporters in a key affair. Karu Nagarajan has been announced as BJP's candidate, while late former CM Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar is also set to contest.

Worldwide Body of missing 4-year-old girl with autism found in pond
Author: 0 Body of missing 4-year-old girl with autism found in pond

Chelsea Noel, who was described as non-verbal, was last seen near the 4600 block of SW Keats Street. Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or the Port St. Police said video from the family's home demonstrates Chelsea's father pursuing her not as much as a moment after she cleared out the home. "The family is very, very distraught, they've lost a 4-year-old child".

Worldwide California teen admits to molesting 50 children
Author: 0 California teen admits to molesting 50 children

A spokesman for Riverside police station, Officer Ryan Railsback said, Boston's mother brought him to the police station about 3 a.m. Saturday, after he told his mother that he had allegedly sexually assaulted two boys, ages 4 and 8, at a motel.

Author: 0 Qatar FM attends GCC Foreign Ministers' summit talks in Kuwait

On an earlier occasion, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain had said that they refuse to participate in any summit which includes Qatar. On June 5, Saudi Arabia, along with its Arab allies including the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Egypt and Yemen , severed diplomatic ties with Qatar as well as all air, land and sea links to the Arab Gulf state, a move that has sent shock waves across the Middle East and beyond.

Worldwide SA's economic heartland backs Ramaphosa in ANC race
Author: 0 SA's economic heartland backs Ramaphosa in ANC race

Mpumalanga premier David Mabuza secured the deputy president nomination while Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa was nominated for National Chairperson. The party's Deputy General Secretary Jessie Duarte will give the opening address. This was the same list the Free State ANC nominated. The Free State and North West provinces nominated Dlamini-Zuma to become the next president.

Worldwide Trump offers full support for embattled Republican Roy Moore
Author: 0 Trump offers full support for embattled Republican Roy Moore

In November, Trump pointed to Moore's denials of the allegations against the candidate from several decades ago, and the president spoke against voting for Democrat Doug Jones, but did not explicitly endorse Moore. Most of the allegations about Moore relate to when he was a prosecutor in his mid-30s and sought to pursue relationships with teens, according to the reports.

Worldwide Snow Forecast This Week
Author: 0 Snow Forecast This Week

Met Office meteorologist Charles Powell warned it could be even colder than last week, with northerly gales blasting the UK. However polar temperatures are expected to grip the country from Thursday morning. The cold snap will hit the north-west of the country by the middle of the week, sweeping across the United Kingdom and reaching the south-east by Thursday, say the Met Office.

Worldwide United States masses stealth jets in South Korea for war games
Author: 0 United States masses stealth jets in South Korea for war games

For the South Korean part, F-15K, KF-16, FA-50 and F05 jet fighters will also participate in the drill. The maneuvers come as North Korea on Wednesday fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which Seoul says is capable of flying some 13,000 kilometers, declaring that it has completed the "state nuclear force".

Worldwide Catalan 5 back in Brussels court for extradition hearing
Author: 0 Catalan 5 back in Brussels court for extradition hearing

Meanwhile, o usted Catalan president Carles Puigdemont and four close separatist allies are to appear in court in Belgium for extradition hearings and a possible decision whether they will have to be sent back to Spain. But, the former leader is scheduled to face off with Spain during an extradition hearing, following which the court is expected to return a ruling within eight to 10 days, according to the Brussels prosecutor's office.

Worldwide Ronaldo's Portugal to Battle It Out With Spain in 'Group of Death'
Author: 0 Ronaldo's Portugal to Battle It Out With Spain in 'Group of Death'

Alongside Portugal and Spain , Morocco and Iran have found themselves in Group B . Hosts Russia , guaranteed a top seed despite being FIFA's lowest-ranked team in the draw, will open the tournament against Saudi Arabia on June 14 at the 81,000-capacity Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow , before taking on Uruguay and Egypt.