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Israeli forces injure two Palestinians in northern Gaza Strip

Hamas, which seeks Israel's destruction, killed hundreds of Israelis in suicide bombings and other attacks during the second Palestinian uprising in the early 2...


Former Facebook exec: Social media is ripping apart society

Chamath Palihapitiya, a former Facebook executive, said during a November interview at Stanford that social networks were "destroying how society works". In t...


Pentagon: Transgender people can enlist in military Jan. 1

The president over the summer announced, via Twitter, a ban on transgender servicemembers. "This administration's claim that allowing transgender people to enli...


Metropolitan Opera Conductor James Levine Denies Sex Allegations

A Lake County state's attorney's office statement Friday says multiple factors, including "the relevant age of consent in IL at the time of the alleged inci...


Marsh & Mclennan Cos INC (MMC) Position Lifted by Uss Investment Management Ltd

Marsh & Mclennan Cos Inc now has $42.94 billion valuation. The stock had a trading volume of 773,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,764,457. Richar...


Credit Acceptance (CACC) Receiving Favorable Press Coverage, Study Finds

Howard Hughes Medical Institute who had been investing in Credit Accep Corp Mich for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $6.18B market cap company. A...


Woman pleads guilty in pregnant neighbor's death

Greywind was eight months pregnant when she disappeared in August. LaFontaine-Greywind's body was found by kayakers on August 27 in the Red River after an eig...


Hardik's closest aide ditches him on eve of first round of polls

AK Patel was the first BJP leader elected to the Lok Sabha from the Mehsana parliamentary constituency. Dikshit Patel, a long time BJP worker, is anxious that...


Site C megaproject to go ahead at increased cost of $10.7B

They also forecast overall rates would be almost twice as high for 20 years beyond 2020 if they cancelled Site C, or would leave the government with significant...


AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS)- Major stock of Recent Trade

Rosenblatt Securities restated a "neutral" rating and set a $35.00 price objective on shares of United States Steel Corporation in a report on Monday, February ...


Venezuela's socialists romp to victory in mayoral elections

Six months after a wave of deadly protests demanding his resignation, Maduro appears to have reasserted control over the oil-rich but crisis-wracked country. Lo...


Turkey calls on Muslims to address Jerusalem issue

Before the summit, a meeting of Council of Foreign Ministers will be held, in which Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif will represent Pakistan. Erdogan called an e...


Sandy Hook Promise releases new PSA about the response to school shootings

A witness says she would first think that the gunfire was firecrackers. " The Dreaming Kind " was written by Crow, a nine-time Grammy victor, after the Octob...


Thousands march against Netanyahu

The controversial bill was widely believed to have been drafted to protect Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , who is now under investigation in two high-profi...


Trump Pays Tribute To Civil Rights Movement In Mississippi

The flag protest was led by MS actress Aunjanue Ellis, who said having the Confederate emblem on the flag is "insulting to the people they claim they're honouri...


White House Says Trump's Slurred Speech Caused By 'Dry Throat'

The video, a promotion for Handler's show , had comedy writer Emily Fortune Feimster giving a makeup tutorial as a parody version of Sanders. And with the ...


Suspect in custody after NY 'terrorist attack'

Three people near him suffered minor injuries, O'Neill said. Photos purported to be the suspect lying on the ground are circulating on social media. Officials...


Convicted Serial Killer Claims More Victims in Letter to Newspaper

Kohlhepp is serving a life sentence in the S.C. Department of Corrections for murder, kidnapping and other charges. The killer's crimes came to light when aut...


Charges dropped against Lucian Wintrich, woman who took his papers is arrested

The woman, identified as Catherine Gregory , a student adviser at Quinebaug Valley Community College, was seen viral video taking Lucian Wintrich's notes off...


Saakashvili Appears in Court in Ukraine

Mr Saakashvili rejected the allegations and is refusing food to protest against his detention. Read alsoSaakashvili in courtroom: "I consider myself a prisone...


Shea Patterson Transferring to Michigan, Time for Jim Harbaugh to Win There

Because he only played in seven games this year, he didn't qualify among the conference leaders in many statistical categories, but would have had the second-...


Security Council members criticize United States action on Jerusalem

Zaoralek said, according to Reuters, as he and other European foreign ministers gathered for breakfast with Mr. Netanyahu. "We will not abandon Jerusalem to t...


Jake Tapper: Trump Attacks FBI Only When His Side Is Threatened

Reports emerged last weekend that Mr Mueller had dismissed an FBI officer from the investigation after he was discovered to have made anti-Trump remarks in tex...


Four rookies to travel with team to South Africa as net pacers

In case you didn't know. . India are not leaving any stone unturned in their bid to do well on the tour of South Africa. This stint kicks off with a three-ma...


Fatal collision closes westbound lanes on Highway 401 at Martin Grove Rd

December 11 at Martin Grove Road. Police say at around 5:15 a.m., the stalled vehicle was sideswiped by another auto and about five minutes later, before offi...


In Israel : Government says demolishes tunnel from Gaza into its territory

The tunnel destroyed on Sunday had been discovered several weeks ago and was monitored by the military, Conricus said. A network of Gaza tunnels allowed Hamas...


Conservative groups press GOP to keep 20 percent corporate tax rate

After insisting it should be cut to 20 percent from 35 percent, Trump said last weekend that it might be 22 percent . No decisions have been made. It's tru...


Mullen reaches back to MSU staff again for new Gators' strength coach

The Gators posted welcomes to Savage and Johnson on Twitter. New Florida football coach Dan Mullen has added another member to his coaching staff that has wor...


US Overseas Operations Helps Global Arms Sale Thrive in 2016

Weapons - many of which are fuelling deadly conflicts in the Middle East - are now being bought and sold at the highest level since 2010, with sales up more tha...


Window blind cords still a deadly threat to toddlers

Most often, the injuries were not serious. If you've begun to deck the halls for the holidays, it's important to keep your kids safe. The Nationwide Children'...


College tuition is at record high. College presidents' pay is, too

According to comparable tax data published in the analysis by The Chronicle - as well as regular benchmarks by a third-party consultant reporting to an ...


Speakers to broadcast terror warning in event of Melbourne city attack

More information about the test will be released closer to the demonstration date. Ms Neville said the test message, just days before New Year's Eve celebrati...


Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA) Earning Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Shows

Sanford C. Bernstein lowered Teva Pharmaceutical Industries from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating and dropped their target price for the st...


Manhunt after three children die in Salford house fire

According to local reports, one line of investigation is the possibility that flammable liquid was poured through the home's letterbox. Nearby Harrop Fold Sch...


Third firefighter injured battling Lilac Fire in San Diego County

Another roughly 1,500 structures are still threatened. Buchanan said the fire has been fierce and forceful Santa Ana winds mean firefighters feel like they're...