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Israel withdraws from UN Agency over Jerusalem

Tel Aviv's relations with the United Nations cultural body have been deteriorating over the past several months. Israel's Foreign Ministry spokesman Emmanuel ...


Christmas Day blaze kills one person in Midtown

The fire was contained to the fire apartment and the cause of the fire is under investigation. "I'm wearing my pajamas", she said over the blare of sirens. Fl...


Daughter of Eric Garner hospitalized after heart attack, report says

Snipes-Garner said her daughter's cardiac arrest was brought on by an asthma attack Saturday night. Erica Garner, the daughter of Eric Garner - who died in ...


Second North Korean soldier in weeks defects to South, say reports

Heavy fog had descended on the area, limiting visibility to about 100m (110 yards), he told reporters. However, another source wanted to shift the authori...


Suspect in deputy's death arrested in Mexico, after being mistakenly released

De Jesus Ascencio, who was 20 at the time, was identified as the driver of the vehicle that hit Fredinburg's patrol auto on June 16, 2007. He was transported to...


Rupani to stay Gujarat CM, no decision yet on Himachal

Union Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Narendra Singh Tomar, who are the central observers, reached Shimla to hold consultations with the MLAs to arrive at cons...


Defying US financial threats, United Nations votes to condemn Trump's Jerusalem decision

Trump on December 6 announced that he would recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and move the USA embassy there from Tel Aviv , triggering protests and st...


Nine terrorists killed in police raid on hideout in Egypt's Sharqiya: Ministry

Egypt's interior ministry said in a statement that nine terrorists were killed during a Sunday morning raid on a farm in the Nile Delta's Sharqiya governorate. ...


Klopp tells Liverpool to focus on Euro ambitions

Roberto Firmino salvaged a point for Liverpool but this was undoubtedly a case of two points dropped for the Merseysiders, particularly given each of the goal...


Two Virginia Sheriff's Deputies recovering after being shot during domestic incident

When the man went upstairs, deputies followed. "From what we can gather, and again, this is preliminary information, he reached for a gun and nearly simultane...


Golar LNG (GLNG) Lifted to "Strong-Buy" at BidaskClub

It has outperformed by 44.64% the S&P500. 4,091 shares were sold by BLOCK ARTHUR R, worth $156,931. The Jane Street Group Llc holds 3,400 shares with $378,000 v...


Lehmann to step down in 2019

Lehmann replaced South African Mickey Arthur at the helm in 2013 after the latter's disastrous run in the Champions Trophy. He also helped Australia claim the W...


Guatemala to move embassy in Israel to Jerusalem in Trump's wake

In a Facebook post, Morales said that he had a discussion with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu- after the talks he made a decision to instruct the for...


Vehicle driver rams SPD party's Berlin HQ

The driver was taken to hospital with minor injuries. The SPD was the junior partner in a coalition government with Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Dem...


Winter weather advisory in effect in Kane, DuPage, Cook counties

Slow down and allow extra time for driving. "Increasing your following distance is also important". And while it is not expected to snow on Christmas Day , i...


President, First Lady deliver first Christmas message from the White House

Trump also held a similar teleconference on Thanksgiving earlier this year. Military families, Trump said, are "always underappreciated" and "the greatest peo...


Russian Federation says United States has "crossed the line" by arming Ukraine

Another deputy foreign minister, Grigory Karasin, said the USA move would undermine efforts to reach a political settlement in Ukraine. Moscow warned Saturday...


Trump Sends Christmas Greetings to Children, Troops Abroad

Obama also wished the American people a merry Christmas in his final festive address as president past year. "At this time of year we see the best of America,...


Islamic State claims blast at Afghan intelligence…

Witnesses said the attack happened outside the main entrance to a security compound. The health ministry confirmed the death toll but put the number of wounde...


Christmas Mystery: Did Julian Assange Delete His Own Twitter Account?

On alt-right Twitter, speculation is running rampant that Assange was suspended because he's about to publish significant information about some kind of upcomin...


Dead in Philippines Bus Crash on Way to Christmas Mass

All of the passengers who lost their lives were riding in the van, the engine of which was ripped off due to the impact. Based on the initial information the ...


Unity of Muslim ummah the need of time: Ayaz Sadiq

Speakers of regional stakeholders including Afghanistan, China, Iran, Pakistan, Russian Federation and Turkey participated in the conference along with their re...


Man threatened San Francisco tourist area on Christmas to undercover agent

Everitt Aaron Jameson , a 26-year-old tow truck driver who now goes by the name of Abdallah abu Everitt ibn Gordon al-Amriki, was trained as a sharp shooter, be...


Bus Ploughs Into Moscow Metro Subway, At Least Four Dead

The state-run RIA Novosti news agency cites emergency sources as saying that five people have died in the incident and 15 people have been injured. According ...


Refugees are like Joseph and Mary: Pope

Pope Francis Uses Christmas Message To Bring Up World Issues Pope Francis appeared on the balcony of St Peter's Basilica to deliver a Christmas message. Even...


Pregnant Arizona woman, 19, shot dead while sleeping, baby survives

The young woman was then rushed to a nearby hospital soon after, where she was pronounced dead after sometime. When crews arrived at they immediately began gi...


Korea slams new UN sanctions as an "act of war"

US-drafted resolution caps crude oil supplies to North Korea at 4 million barrels a year. UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson declared the sanctions were a...


Becton Dickinson and Co (BDX) Stake Boosted by Burgundy Asset Management Ltd.

Capital Fund Management S.A. increased its stake in Becton Dickinson and Co (NYSE: BDX ) by 113.9% during the first quarter, according to its most recent disclo...


Roadside bomb kills 3 soldiers in northwest Pakistan

Naik Inayatullah Khattak, soldiers Mohsin Ali and Sifatullah embraced martyrdom in the blast. The soldiers from the paramilitary Frontier Corps were clearing ...


UK's Boris Johnson to Russia: Cease destabilising Europe or else

Lavrov said he welcomed Johnson's November comment in which the British minister said he saw no evidence, "not a sausage", that Russian Federation had interfere...


'There's a war coming', warns US Marine Corps Gen

In a Q&A session with troops, General Neller said America may shift its focus from the Middle East to Eastern Europe, pointing to Russia's conflicts with Ukra...


California governor pardons two men facing deportation

Brown's pardons also come on the heels of his challenge to the Trump administration in October when the state legislature made California a sanctuary state, Ne...


Sen. Flake Dangles Possibility Of Running Against Trump

Flake, who has often been critical of Trump and his administration, said he believes a conservative challenge is important. Flake said it was unlikely he woul...


Cold wave tightens grip in Kashmir

The minimum temperature settled at 6.4 degrees Celsius two degrees below normal for this part of the season and a notch below previous night, a spokesman of the...


Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT) Holdings Raised by WINTON GROUP Ltd

Paloma Partners Management Company decreased Cooper Tire And Rubber Co (CTB) stake by 56.02% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co has a 12 m...