Israel strikes Gaza Hamas sites after rocket attacks

President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. On Thursday, Israel responded with air strikes and tank fire into Gaza after what a military statement described as "a projectile" was sacked into southern Israel. More..

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China criticises India for crashed drone close to border
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

China criticises India for crashed drone close to border

Sources said the drone was an Israeli Heron UAV, and that it crashed on the Chinese side of the border across north Sikkim. The Defense Ministry statement, meanwhile, said the UAV was on a regular training mi...More..

Church news for December 9, 2017
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Church news for December 9, 2017

Wednesday. At 4 p.m., Elder Bob Zellers will conduct the church's second Sunday chapel service, now in its 20th year, at Birchaven Village. Third Age Learning Center senior program welcomes all seniors to joi...More..

Russian FM: North Korea Ready for Direct Talks With US
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Russian FM: North Korea Ready for Direct Talks With US

Details of the plan delivered from Lavrov to Rex Tillerson weren't totally clear, though in recent weeks North Korea has suggested they envision Russian Federation being involved in any such talks as well. "W...More..

by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Most Active Volume Stock: Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)

TerraForm Global, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLBL) has risen 66.09% since December 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 55.20% the S&P500. ( BNED ) average trading volume of 518,505 during the past month is 46...More..

Durant dazzles as Warriors hold off Pistons to finish road trip undefeated
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Durant dazzles as Warriors hold off Pistons to finish road trip undefeated

With a dominant defensive performance that featured 15 blocks, including six from MI native Draymond Green, the Warriors fended off the Pistons in a 102-98 final to cap off a flawless 6-0 road trip. With 5.3 se...More..

Britain concerned about US Jerusalem plans: Foreign Minister
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Britain concerned about US Jerusalem plans: Foreign Minister

But in a chorus of concern, European and Middle Eastern leaders and diplomats said in recent days that the decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital could have a devastating effect on efforts to resol...More..

Palestine Criticizes US 'Illegal' Decision on Jerusalem, Calls for Withdrawal
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Palestine Criticizes US 'Illegal' Decision on Jerusalem, Calls for Withdrawal

World leaders, from Europe to the Middle East to Australia slammed Trump's decision as "unilateral and outside the vision of a negotiated peace between Israelis and Palestinians", warning of "heightened tension...More..

Usmanov urges International Olympic Committee to let Russian Federation flag fly at 2018 Olympics
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Usmanov urges International Olympic Committee to let Russian Federation flag fly at 2018 Olympics

Any Russian athlete who does compete must do so as an "Olympic Athlete from Russia" (OAR), in uniforms bearing that acronym. Russian Federation continues to dispute the IOC's ruling, but Putin said at a rally...More..

European Union closes mammoth trade deal with Japan
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

European Union closes mammoth trade deal with Japan

Japan and the European Union are "committed to keeping the world economy working on the basis of free, open and fair markets", Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker ...More..

by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

ICE arrests 27 in West Michigan

But what might be Trump's biggest victory of the week has received far less attention. The Border Patrol made 310,531 arrests during the fiscal year that ended September 30, a decline of 25 percent from 415,8...More..

Franken resignation the right thing to do
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Franken resignation the right thing to do

The senator, who has been accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct, said, "some of the allegations against me are simply not true, others I remember very differently". "I feel bad, and feel bad for hi...More..

Trump's decision on al-Quds to take Mideast to 'even darker times'
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Trump's decision on al-Quds to take Mideast to 'even darker times'

Since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, which brought the Islamists to power, Iran has not recognized Israel and has supported anti-Israeli groups, such as Hamas and Lebanon's Hezbollah group. "The decision by T...More..

US Olympic Chief Unfazed by Korea Tension, Vows to Bring Team
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

US Olympic Chief Unfazed by Korea Tension, Vows to Bring Team

And White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders followed that sentiment almost 24 hours later when she said the White House had not yet decided whether the USA will participate or not. added to CNN . ...More..

Making a Murderer star to REMAIN behind bars in 'miscarriage of justice'
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Making a Murderer star to REMAIN behind bars in 'miscarriage of justice'

Dassey, 28, is serving a lifetime prison sentence for the October 2005 sexual assault, murder and mutilation of photographer Teresa Halbach in Manitowoc County. State prosecutors appealed, but a three-judge ...More..

Protesters clash with police amid bid to arrest ex-Georgia president Saakashvili
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Protesters clash with police amid bid to arrest ex-Georgia president Saakashvili

Two protesters and 11 officers were injured in Wednesday's scuffles in Kiev, police said. It was the police's second unsuccessful attempt to arrest Mr Saakashvili in as many days. Saakashvili was released, th...More..

Gujarat Election Phase 1: Top 10 Facts You Need To Know
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Gujarat Election Phase 1: Top 10 Facts You Need To Know

In south Gujarat, the diamond and textiles hub of the country, Surat, with 12 its Assembly seats, will go to the polls in the first phase. Polling will take place across 24,689 polling stations. On December 9, ...More..

Federal Appeals Court to Review Trump Travel Ban
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Federal Appeals Court to Review Trump Travel Ban

The Republican president has said the ban is needed to protect the United States from terrorism. The case was being argued in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday, after a similar hearing in the Four...More..

Manafort Heavily Edited Op-Ed, Documents Filed by Mueller Show
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Manafort Heavily Edited Op-Ed, Documents Filed by Mueller Show

Prosecutors presented recent emails and a trail of changes they say Manafort made on November 29 to a draft copy of the article written in Microsoft Word. The scope of the documents is outlined in a new court f...More..

Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell to leave early next year
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell to leave early next year

According to White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, Powell had always meant to leave after a year. Whereas, Kushner for his part said Powell would continue to play a central role in peace efforts. She's exp...More..

North Korea says war is unavoidable after United States military drills
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

North Korea says war is unavoidable after United States military drills

The B-1B Lancer bomber flew from Guam and joined the massive joint aerial drills over the peninsula on Wednesday, according to South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS). South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff sa...More..

Russia's Novatek head says discussed gas projects with Saudi representatives
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Russia's Novatek head says discussed gas projects with Saudi representatives

He was speaking after having given the order to start loading the first gas tanker with LNG at the Novatek-led Yamal LNG project in the Arctic, which will further expand the Kremlin's global energy reach. The F...More..

Russian operatives reportedly sent introductory emails to Hope Hicks
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Russian operatives reportedly sent introductory emails to Hope Hicks

In the briefings, which took place in the White House Situation Room, according to the Times , the agents told Hicks who had attempted to connect with her and noted that they were "not who they claimed to be"....More..

DR Congo: UN peacekeepers killed in attack in North Kivu
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

DR Congo: UN peacekeepers killed in attack in North Kivu

In a statement, Guterres said it was the worst attack on United Nations peacekeepers in the organisation's recent history. It was the worst violence against the mission in the central African country in years...More..

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Just Hit A New Low
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Donald Trump's Approval Rating Just Hit A New Low

Trumps job approval rating has declined over the course of his first year in office. The 32 percent figure is down slightly from October (34 percent) and February (39 percent), Pew Research Center said. By co...More..

Mesa police release dramatic body camera video following Brailsford verdict
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Mesa police release dramatic body camera video following Brailsford verdict

That action led Brailsford to fire his rifle, he said , because he believed Shaver was grabbing for a handgun. Trying to follow Langley's commands, Shaver began to crawl on his hands and knees toward t...More..

Complaints against Matt Lauer detailed
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Complaints against Matt Lauer detailed

Variety , whose reporters tweeted they had been investigating Lauer for months and interviewed dozens of current and former employees, reported Wednesday that they had spoken to three women who said they were v...More..

Following Two Rockets Fired at Israel, IDF Strikes Back in Gaza
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Following Two Rockets Fired at Israel, IDF Strikes Back in Gaza

Earlier Friday one Palestinian was killed in clashes with Israeli forces along the Gaza-Israel border, the health ministry in the Strip said. Muslim worshipers shout slogans against U.S. An IDF spokesman said...More..

Pandher, Koli awarded death sentence in Nithari killings; heres what court said
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Pandher, Koli awarded death sentence in Nithari killings; heres what court said

It was reported that the CBI court in Ghaziabad has found Maninder Singh Pandher and Surinder Koli guilty in the third murder-rape case. So far, out of the 16 chargesheets filed against Pandher and Koli, j...More..

Disgruntled Maharashtra MP Nana Patole quits BJP, Lok Sabha
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Disgruntled Maharashtra MP Nana Patole quits BJP, Lok Sabha

People, he alleged, are "dying" due to the BJP governments' policies, a reference to farmers' suicide , and said that his voice was being "stifled". Patole turned a critic after he had raised the distress of...More..

Al Franken Is Resigning Following Multiple Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Al Franken Is Resigning Following Multiple Allegations Of Sexual Misconduct

Several Democratic senators, including those who had called for his resignation, lined up to shake his hand and hug him. Senator Al Franken announced today that he will be resigning amid sexual misconduct a...More..

Roy Moore Accuser Hits Republicans Backing Candidate: 'Is The Party More Important?'
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Roy Moore Accuser Hits Republicans Backing Candidate: 'Is The Party More Important?'

But she told Good Morning America she added to the signature, making "notes" underneath it. Nelson said she didn't tell anyone because she was scared and anxious if she talked, Moore would do something to...More..

New Mexico school shooting leaves two students dead
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

New Mexico school shooting leaves two students dead

Police have not disclosed the shooter's identity, however, they have confirmed that hes a man. Authorities also would not confirm whether or not the shooter was a student or if there was a motive. Police shuttl...More..

France's Macron says external powers must stop interfering in Lebanon
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

France's Macron says external powers must stop interfering in Lebanon

French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday warned regional powers against meddling in Lebanon at an worldwide meeting aimed at fending off pressure on the fragile country from rivals Iran and Saudi Arabia. Har...More..

Nunes cleared of accusations that he disclosed secrets related to Russian Federation investigation
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Nunes cleared of accusations that he disclosed secrets related to Russian Federation investigation

The ethics committee said Thursday in a brief statement that it determined the Republican congressman did not disclose classified information in March, when he made a surprise announcement about the U.S. Demo...More..