IDF strikes Gaza targets after rockets launched at Israel

The military says it blames Hamas - " a Palestinian Islamic political organization and militant group " - for all fire coming from the Gaza Strip. A masked Palestinian boy stands in front of flames during clashes with Israeli soldiers at the entran... More..

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Los Angeles Jewish institutions close as fire threatens
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Los Angeles Jewish institutions close as fire threatens

As massive fires rage to the north and east of Los Angeles , a brush fire has broken out east of the 405 freeway near homes and cultural institutions. The fire, which had zero containment, destroyed at least 1...More..

Delhi government relents, says Odd-Even rule to have no exceptions
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Delhi government relents, says Odd-Even rule to have no exceptions

Today, the Delhi government has submitted its much-awaited action plan to combat pollution level and the bad air quality. So, in their action plan government have also banned the burning of waste and shut down ...More..

Talks underway for India's entry into Wassenaar Arrangement
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Talks underway for India's entry into Wassenaar Arrangement

In a major development, leading export control regime Wassenaar Arrangement today made a decision to admit India as its new member. "If everything goes as expected". Jaishankar, and Secretary (Economic Relati...More..

House passes bill to avert government shutdown
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

House passes bill to avert government shutdown

Pelosi and Schumer left the White House without speaking to reporters. The 235-193 vote sends the measure to the Senate , where leaders plan to act fast to put the bill on President Trump's desk and avoid a ...More..

Two Rockets Launched From Gaza Strip Did Not Reach Israel - Israeli Military
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Two Rockets Launched From Gaza Strip Did Not Reach Israel - Israeli Military

Shortly afterwards, the army fired a tank shell into a Palestinian land, in Juhr ed-Deek area, southeast of Gaza city. In the hours afterward, the Tawhid al-Jihad group claimed responsibility for the attack o...More..

Turkish gold trader testifies he was attacked in USA prison
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Turkish gold trader testifies he was attacked in USA prison

Faouzi Jaber, 62, an Ivory Coast native awaiting sentencing in a federal weapons and drugs case, says in his Manhattan Supreme civil suit that he was cellmates with Reza Zarrab, 34, from 2016 through this past ...More..

PM dedicates Dr. Ambedkar International Centre to the Nation
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

PM dedicates Dr. Ambedkar International Centre to the Nation

In a clear damage control move, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi distanced himself and his party from Aiyar's remarks, stating "I do not appreciate the tone and language" used by the senior party leader ...More..

Serena Williams' Best Year Ever Just Got Even Better
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Serena Williams' Best Year Ever Just Got Even Better

Williams welcomed her daughter, Alexis , on September 1. As if all that wasn't marvelous enough, the tennis GOAT took to her Instagram account Thursday morning to share another major announcement - that N...More..

'Lilac Fire' burning along I-15 near Fallbrook
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

'Lilac Fire' burning along I-15 near Fallbrook

All of West Lilac Road now has mandatory evacuation in place. Two southbound lanes of I-15 are blocked. A nearby mobile home park and Sullivan Middle School in Bonsall are being evacuated as firefighters wo...More..

GOP Rep. Trent Franks Expected to Resign Amid Rumors of Inappropriate Behavior
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

GOP Rep. Trent Franks Expected to Resign Amid Rumors of Inappropriate Behavior

But no revelations were aired in the aftermath of the decision, and Franks went on to assume the chairmanship of a House Judiciary subcommittee. "Franks said in a 2011 interview that "[gay marriage] literally...More..

WWII veteran shares Pearl Harbor experience
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

WWII veteran shares Pearl Harbor experience

Today marks the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, and a small, but solemn ceremony took place in Shelburn. Among the veterans at the event was 102-year-old Clarence Lawson. The following day, th...More..

Black congressmen skip museum opening over Trump's attendance
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Black congressmen skip museum opening over Trump's attendance

Eddie S. Glaude Jr., a 49-year-old MS native who chairs African-American Studies at Princeton University, said "Mississippi was ground zero" for the civil rights movement, and it's significant that the state pr...More..

Fires scorch Sylmar and Ventura County
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Fires scorch Sylmar and Ventura County

Numerous first responders including the Los Angeles City Fire Department, the Los Angeles County Fire Department and the U.S. Forestry Department were sent to the scene. Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles T...More..

IDF: Two rockets launched from Gaza at Israel, but fall short
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

IDF: Two rockets launched from Gaza at Israel, but fall short

Clashes between hundreds of Palestinian protesters and Israeli troops erupted across the West Bank on Thursday while demonstrators in Gaza burned posters of President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Ben...More..

Ed Sheeran Received This Major Honor from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Ed Sheeran Received This Major Honor from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace

The " Perfect " singer was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire this week. Ed Sheeran was awarded his MBE for services to music and charity. He also had the top two songs of the year with Sha...More..

Vehicle hits pedestrians in lower Manhattan, NYPD says
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Vehicle hits pedestrians in lower Manhattan, NYPD says

The crash happened about 1:20 p.m.at Liberty Street and Broadway, near Zucotti Park, according to police. Three more people were hurt when the vehicle went up on the sidewalk. Police said none of the injuries a...More..

News reports say Bredesen will challenge Blackburn for Senate
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

News reports say Bredesen will challenge Blackburn for Senate

He won all 95 counties in 2006 en route to his re-election as governor. Andy Berke, the current Chattanooga mayor, earlier put out some feelers about running for the Senate seat on the Democratic side. Bredes...More..

Iraq lodges complaint with United States over Israel embassy move
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Iraq lodges complaint with United States over Israel embassy move

This replaces the Worldwide Caution dated September 14, 2017'. On Thursday, the Iraqi government demanded the USA reverse its decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "U.S. citizens overseas are...More..

Parents of Florida murder suspect refuse to answer questions
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Parents of Florida murder suspect refuse to answer questions

Judge Margaret Taylor gave the order Thursday, after the defense and prosecution met at a hearing to determine whether Howell Donaldson Jr. and his wife, Rosita Donaldson, should be held in contempt of court fo...More..

Bernie Sanders: Trump Should 'Think About Resigning'
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Bernie Sanders: Trump Should 'Think About Resigning'

President Donald Trump will undergo a physical examination early next year and allow doctors to release details of his medical evaluation, keeping with past precedent. USA presidents have routinely subjecte...More..

Former Rep. Harold Ford Jr. fired for alleged 'misconduct'
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Former Rep. Harold Ford Jr. fired for alleged 'misconduct'

Morgan Stanley fired former Rep. Harold Ford Jr . after conducting an investigation into harassment, making him the latest in a string of high-profile men to lose their jobs after accusations of mistreating wo...More..

NRA hails the House's passage of Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

NRA hails the House's passage of Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act

State gun laws vary across the United States; some states issue permits to convicted felons through loopholes in background check laws, convicted violent misdemeanants, people wanted on warrants, and those subj...More..

Tillerson takes tough line on Russian Federation, open to peacekeepers
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Tillerson takes tough line on Russian Federation, open to peacekeepers

The deployment of the U.S. missile defense in Europe, just as NATO's expansion, undermines the indivisibility of security, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said while speaking at a meeting of the OSCE f...More..

Czech PM wants European Union to withdraw migrants lawsuit
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Czech PM wants European Union to withdraw migrants lawsuit

If the member state still refuses to comply, the Commission may then decide to refer the case to the Court of Justice. Whereas all other Member States have relocated and pledged in the past months, Hungary ha...More..

Higher Ground Set To Be Worst Hit By Snow
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Higher Ground Set To Be Worst Hit By Snow

There will be occasional snow showers on Thursday evening and nght and during Friday with accumulations of up to 3 cm expected. And as Storm Caroline looks set to blow in, gusts of up to 110kph are forecast f...More..

Trump Drastically Cuts National Monument Sacred to Native Americans
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Trump Drastically Cuts National Monument Sacred to Native Americans

The monument near the Arizona border contains a rich cache of dinosaur fossils and vast coal reserves. - Outdoor gear company Patagonia says it will take legal action over President Trump's move to dram...More..

Mayor Faulconer urges Congress to pass legislation to protect Dreamers
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Mayor Faulconer urges Congress to pass legislation to protect Dreamers

Both Presidents Obama and Trump have said so. That speculation by Trump further heightened tensions ahead of a planned Thursday with the president and congressional leaders at the White House. "I stood up for...More..

The DPRK launched a ballistic missile fell into sea of Japan
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

The DPRK launched a ballistic missile fell into sea of Japan

The airline changed the route back in July after a previous North Korean missile test, according to CNN Money . Singapore Airlines changed a flight route between South Korea and the USA earlier this year ove...More..

Michael Slager faces 20 years in prison in SC shooting death
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Michael Slager faces 20 years in prison in SC shooting death

Slager was set to stand for retrials, on both the state and federal levels, when he pleaded guilty to the federal offense of violating Scott's civil rights in May of this year. But the Scott family successful...More..

Dziekan: Remember Pearl Harbor, Support Those Who Serve
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Dziekan: Remember Pearl Harbor, Support Those Who Serve

What we may not know is that an obscure military facility in Washington state was among the first to get notice that something was amiss. Herbert has requested the lowering of the Flag of the United States of...More..

Police responding to school shooting at Aztec High school
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Police responding to school shooting at Aztec High school

KRQE News 13 reported that there is a suspect in custody at this time. The Bloomfield Police Department is asking parents to stay away from the school until further notice. Aztec, in San Juan County, is a sm...More..

THE NUTCRACKER presented by Berkshire Ballet Theatre At Raue Center This Month
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

THE NUTCRACKER presented by Berkshire Ballet Theatre At Raue Center This Month

It wasn't always that way. It all unfolds as the Indianapolis School of Ballet stages its annual production of The Nutcracker . Whatever disappointment that reception held for Tchaikovsky, it was apparentl...More..

by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Jamia student, national-level hockey player found dead in auto

A countrymade pistol was found in Rizwan's hand who was lying dead on the driver's seat. "Even he was curious about the so much cash inside his house", said Mr Khan. Riyazuddin said despite repeated requests, t...More..

Aiyar's 'neech' remark reeks of feudal arrogance, says BJP
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Aiyar's 'neech' remark reeks of feudal arrogance, says BJP

Aiyar's comment came after the Prime Minister took a swipe at Rahul during the inauguration of the Dr. Ambedkar International Centre by calling the Congress' would be President a Shiva devotee. Yes, I am from t...More..