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Israeli Prime Minister Unveils Memorial for Mumbai Attack Victims

Moshe Holtzberg's parents were among six people gunned down at the Jewish center, which was one of the targets of the 10 Muslim militants who rampaged through India's financial capital for three days almost a decade ago. "This place is a place of di...

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West name newborn baby girl Chicago West

The comments to her LV post were: 'is this a hint? The couple has not shared their baby girl's name yet or her first photo. The reality queen just announced the birth of her third child , a daughter, via surrogate, and it seems Kim is celebratin...

Pentagon strategy drops climate change as a security threat

The document also says that ISIS no longer remains a top threat. Unveiling the Trump administration's new National Defense Strategy, Mattis said the main focus for USA defense was competition with resurgent powers Russian Federation and China wh...

Pope Francis Defends Chilean Bishop Accused of Covering up Sexual Abuse

Pope Francis has accused victims of sexual abuse in Chile of slander, saying their attacks on a bishop who's accused of covering up the abuse amount to "calumny". They staged an unprecedented protest during his 2015 installation ceremony and have...

Hamas Claims Suspect in Killing of Rabbi as Member

Jarrar is believed to be behind the attack that killed Rabbi Raziel Shevach of Gilad Farm, who was shot as he drove his auto near the northern West Bank outpost earlier this month. Tensions in the region have increased in recent weeks after US Presid...

Putin Bathes in Icy Waters on Day Marking Baptism of Christ

In a State video released online, Putin can be seen marching towards the partially frozen lake in knee high boots and a sheepskin coat. After removing his fur coat and boots, the 65-year-old entered the pool, crossed himself and momentarily placed ...

Bulls' Kris Dunn in concussion protocol, out indefinitely

Jerian Grant and Denzel Valentine should earn more minutes if he misses any games. Hustle head coach Glynn Cyprien, as well as assistant coach Darnell Lazare, took to Twitter to express their irritation after the situation occurred. Speaking abou...

Cory Booker blasts Republicans for amnesia over Trump's "shithole" remark

She said Democrats , including those who are boycotting the State of the Union address, are staging political "stunts" while the president and Republicans work on solutions to fix the immigration system. 'When you're in that room, it's a sacred ...

Who Will Take the Hit for a Government Shutdown?

A possible lifeline to avoid a shutdown could come in the form of an even-shorter-term continuing resolution to give the leadership from both parties more time to work out a robust deal on funding, CHIP , and immigration. "We think this is a de...

Cape Town residents will soon face level 6B water restrictions

Besides a huge public awareness campaign, teams have also intensified leak detection and repairs, as well as extending the use of treated effluent water which offset the use of drinking water for non-potable purposes, De Lille said. Instead residents...

Sheriffs, Immigration Officials Unveil Plan to Work Together

California's two USA senators want to be briefed on any plans by the Trump administration for a major immigration sweep in San Francisco and other Northern California cities. Following signing of the sanctuary bill SB54 into law in October past year ...

UN Palestinian Agency Calls For Donations After US Freezes Funds

UNRWA, the United Nations refugee agency responsible for Palestinians, will launch a global fundraiser to make up for tens of millions of dollars withheld by U.S. The money, which is primarily earmarked for salaries for teachers and health workers,...

#Girther: Doctor says Trump's in 'excellent' health and we think it's BS

Jackson said Trump urged the doctor to "answer every question " the media had before he stepped up to the podium, and he did so with gusto during an nearly hour-long briefing with the media, in a remarkable show of transparency. On The Daily Show...

'12 Strong' Review: Winning the Battles but Losing the War

It's as if the action took place in Europe during World War II rather than Afghanistan in the recent past. The full cast of " 12 Strong ", premiered the powerful new war drama in NY. In the case of 12 Strong , we get Mitch Nelson, and Hemsworth ...

Trump Administration to Protect Health Workers with 'Moral Objections'

Even before the official announcement , several groups vowed to challenge it. Dana Singiser, vice president of public policy and government affairs for Planned Parenthood Federation of America, said in a statement the proposal would be "incred...

Attorney Generals Collaborate On US Cannabis Banking Crisis

State attorneys general said that makes it important for Congress to act quickly. Further, I do not wish to see the federal government infringe on the rights of individual states to make that legalization happen now instead of waiting for the federal...

Mother, daughter polio workers shot dead in Quetta

After it transpired that Dr Shakil Afridi, now jailed, had helped the USA track down and kill Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad a few years back, attacks on the polio teams have gone up especially in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan. Pakistani authorit...

Pregnant Kate Middleton Pops in This Affordable Red Coat & Suede Heels

However, this sweet story has gotten attention because it shows that underneath all the glitz and glamour, Duchess Kate has that "mama bear" side to which moms everywhere can relate. Kate then opened the latest phase in the institution's ambitious ...

'Chop him up:' Accusers seethe over Vatican funeral plans for Cardinal Law

Actor Mark Ruffalo has dubbed disgraced archbishop Cardinal Bernard Law a "terrible human being" following his death on Wednesday (20Dec17). To his detractors, Law's second career at the Vatican was a slap in the face to victims of church...

Should pot shops get to use banks? California's attorney general believes so

Sens. Corey Gardner and Rand Paul, both Republicans, said the apparent reversal of the Obama-era drug enforcement policy infringes on states' rights. "Voters have spoken on this issue and voted to legalize some form of marijuana in almost every sta...

Gunmen abduct American, Canadian in Kaduna, kill 2 policemen

Kafanchan is about 3-1/2 hours' drive northeast of Abuja. Kidnappings abound in Nigeria, and although they are usually directed towards other Nigerians, those of foreigners are not uncommon. "Two policemen were killed in the ambush while an American ...

Here's Trump's full health report from his first physical exam as president

Moreover, Trump is taking Propecia for male-pattern hair loss; and Ambien to relieve temporary sleeplessness. And it clearly impressed the medical team and corroborated the fact that even their personal impression of the president's ability is qu...

Donald Trump-Based Novel Fire and Fury is Headed to TV

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is stepping down as chairman of Breitbart News Network after a public break with President Donald Trump . After that, Trump was accused of calling several nations "sh**holes" during a meeting wit...

'I am not a racist,' President Trump declares tonight

Trump has said he would end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA , and his Twitter comments on Sunday came as lawmakers worked on a bipartisan compromise on immigration policy. Republican Senators Tom Cotton of Arkansas and Davi...

A Cabinet official is claiming she doesn't remember the president's "shithole" comment

Nielsen, who Trump appointed to lead the U.S. Department of Homeland Security previous year, is the latest person who was present in the now-infamous bipartisan immigration meeting last week to dispute Sen. He continued, "The commander in chief in an...

Macron set to pressure Britain

Emmanuel Macron made an official visit to Calais today to see how the authorities there were coping with the on-going issue of would-be migrants in the town. Pisani-Ferry, Moderate Trade Union Chief Laurent Berger and other signatories wrote tha...

Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic gunned down in Kosovo

Somewhat later, the police found a burned auto without a license plate several neighborhoods away from the scene of the crime. "I call on all Kosovo's justice institutions - especially now that police, prosecutors, and courts are integrated - to in...

Mayon Volcano Bulletin 15 January 2018 1:30 PM

But even as thousands of residents flee, tourists are flocking to the area, some 330 kilometres (205 miles) southeast of Manila to watch and photograph the spectacle, Danny Garcia, a spokesperson for Albay province told AFP. on Monday. Pyroclas...

Based Immigrant Deported To Mexico After 30 Years In US

He arrived one year before he could qualify under DACA. The landscaper now has two children and a wife, all of whom are USA citizens. At the airport on Monday morning, a group of friends and supporters from UAW 600 and the advocacy group Michigan U...

Brexit can be stopped if United Kingdom wants: EU Council president

Officials said that territories impacted by the hurricanes, such as Anguilla, the British Virgin Islands and the Turks and Caicos Islands, will be re-screened in the Spring and may end up on the black-list, while Bermuda, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey...

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Jordan cancels part of 1994 peace agreement with Israel

Under Jordan's constitutional monarchy, only King Abdullah has the power to eventually rescind the peace deal with Israel. The 25-year lease expires next year. Israeli Prime Mini...

60 killed, many injured in India train tragedy

Police said it was "freak accident" as people did not hear the train approaching amid the din of festivities and fireworks. "This was an incident where people were trespassing on...

At least 17 people are killed after passenger train derails in Taiwan

The worst crash in recent years was in 2003 when 17 died and 156 were injured after a train on the Alishan mountain railway plunged into a chasm at the side of the track. Photos fr...

Israel steps up armored deployment on Gaza border

They, however, quoted the Israeli army saying that the protests were the least intense in recent weeks. The reports were also unclear as to whether ‎the Egyptian-brokered truce w...

WikiLeaks' Assange sues in Ecuador for better asylum terms - lawyer

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been holed up in Ecuador's embassy in London for years to avoid being arrested by British cops for skipping bail. Assange's lawyers said t...

At least 59 killed as train hits crowd in northern India

While speaking to the media outside the Civil Hospital, as reported by ANI , Sidhu said that the matter should not be politicised and that it was an accident and was not intention...

Euro Lower on Italian Budget Worries

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte says he will visit EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in the near future to discuss the issue. The increase suggests investors ar...

Meghan's royal tour schedule pared back

The couple, who are expecting a child next spring , have 76 events on their schedule during their 16-day tour of Australia , New Zealand , Fiji and Tonga. Prince Harry poses w...

Meghan’s tour schedule in Australia cut after hectic start

Meghan Markle , The Duke and Duchess of Sussex , visits Macarthur Girls High School in Sydney , Australia , Oct. 19, 2018. Prince Harry attended the Road Cycling Time Trials...

Southeast Asian Navies to Hold Drills With China Next Week

Asked at a press conference about the usefulness of such non-binding protocols in the light of a recent near-miss between a U.S. warship and a Chinese destroyer in the South Chin...

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Highway crashes up in states that legalized marijuana, study says

Highway crashes up in states that legalized marijuana, study says

Marijuana's role in crashes isn't as clear as the link between alcohol and crashes. the report notes. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety study does not go as far as makin...

Kerryn Phelps defeats Liberals Dave Sharma in Wentworth by-election

Kerryn Phelps defeats Liberals Dave Sharma in Wentworth by-election

Independent candidate Kerryn Phelps amassed a huge lead over Liberal rival Dave Sharma in the early counting of the votes in the affluent division of Wentworth, which saw the favou...

Train Mows Down Crowd Killing Scores

Train Mows Down Crowd Killing Scores

Neither the organisers nor the police administration had barricaded the tracks to stop people from venturing onto them, preliminary investigations have revealed. The tragedy is hea...

Amnesty urges United Nations investigation, independent autopsy in Khashoggi death

Amnesty urges United Nations investigation, independent autopsy in Khashoggi death

In public, Erdogan and top government figures have remained extremely cautious, often referring to a prosecutors' investigation and stopping short of pinning the blame on Saudi Ara...

Police find 63 foetuses in United States funeral home amid probe

Police find 63 foetuses in United States funeral home amid probe

Peter Parks, another attorney, and Cieslak say they have uncovered documentation showing Perry billed Medicare for holding proper burials for the remains, when they found they were...

At Vatican, South Korean leader says he's certain of peace

At Vatican, South Korean leader says he's certain of peace

As Song called for giving what he called a "small gift" to induce the North, main opposition Liberty Korea Party Rep. Kim Moo-sung and Bareunmirae Party Rep. US officials are conc...

Migrants 'Crash Gates,' Head into Mexico — CARAVAN DEFIANT

Migrants 'Crash Gates,' Head into Mexico — CARAVAN DEFIANT

Cristian, a 34-year-old cell phone repairman from San Pedro Sula, Honduras , says he wants to reach the U.S.to work. They chanted , "Walk! Walk!" A smaller group walked to th...

Two top Trump aides tangle outside Oval Office over immigration

Two top Trump aides tangle outside Oval Office over immigration

Bolton was siding with the president, who has angrily blamed Nielsen for failing to staunch the flow of migrants across the border, while Kelly, who is protective of his protégé, d...

Islamic State has seized 700 hostages in Syria's Deir Ezzor, says Putin

Islamic State has seized 700 hostages in Syria's Deir Ezzor, says Putin

The White House said no official decision had been made to leave the treaty, known as INF. John Roberts now serves as the chief White House correspondent for FOX News Channel (F...