Israel arrests Palestinian girl Ahed Tamimi over viral video of soldier slapping

The military said an investigation had determined that an infantry company commander was one of the two soldiers shown being confronted in the video , and that he had "conducted himself professionally by not responding in kind". Translation: Ahe... More..

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Philip Hammond: UK committed to trade 'status quo' after Brexit
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Philip Hammond: UK committed to trade 'status quo' after Brexit

May, who had left the summit in Brussels after dinner on Thursday night, expressed on Twitter her thanks to Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. "There is still more to do but we're well...More..

Miss Iraq's Family Forced to Flee Country Over Her Instagram Post
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Miss Iraq's Family Forced to Flee Country Over Her Instagram Post

Miss Idan has defended the selfie, saying its objective "was only to express hope and desire for peace between the two countries" and was not a show of support for the government of Israel. "We chose to do the ...More..

EU Commission launches investigation against IKEA's suspected tax avoidance
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

EU Commission launches investigation against IKEA's suspected tax avoidance

European Commission's investigation is based to this scheme and to evidence that a Dutch subsidiary of IKEA has paid intellectual property royalties to a subsidiary in Luxembourg. Privately held since its ...More..

First Trailer Trundles Online
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

First Trailer Trundles Online

The book itself is broken up to four parts, so it's possible this film will have more movies in the future. The film takes place in a future world in which Earth's cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, ba...More..

BC ends grizzly bear hunt, calls it 'no longer socially acceptable'
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

BC ends grizzly bear hunt, calls it 'no longer socially acceptable'

Heyman says some studies suggest bear sightseeing could have a much greater economic impact than hunting. This legislation was meant to give the BC Liberal government a feasible path forward to protecting Gri...More..

Ex-wife of slain National Basketball Association player Lorenzen Wright is arrested
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Ex-wife of slain National Basketball Association player Lorenzen Wright is arrested

Two days before his body was found, WMC Action News 5 spoke to Sherra. Wright-Robinson, 46, was arrested on December 15 and indicted on charges of first-degree murder , conspiracy to commit first-degree mur...More..

Israel strike to cease flights at Ben Gurion airport
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Israel strike to cease flights at Ben Gurion airport

Banks, the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, post offices, government offices, the Knesset, ports, airports, insurance companies, the courts, banks, post offices, phone companies, Israel Electric Corporation, health ser...More..

Sarah Palin's Oldest Son Charged with Beating Up His Father
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Sarah Palin's Oldest Son Charged with Beating Up His Father

He remained held at the Mat-Su Pretrial Facility in Palmer, Alaska, as of Sunday afternoon. Palin was also arrested in 2016 on domestic violence-related charges, including misdemeanour assault and interfering...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Cabinet reshuffle: Turnbull rebuilds leadership team with Cash, Dutton taking promotions

Elsewhere, Justice Minister Michael Keenan could be in line to take on a security role under the new Home Affairs mega portfolio to be overseen by current Immigration Minister Peter Dutton. Mr Turnbull said the...More..

President Donald Trump Loses Third Judge Nominee
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

President Donald Trump Loses Third Judge Nominee

Petersen has withdrawn his nomination and the president has accepted", a White House official told ABC News. During the hearing, Senator John Kennedy , a Republican, began his line of questioning to the fiv...More..

White House officially blames North Korea for massive 'WannaCry' cyberattack
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

White House officially blames North Korea for massive 'WannaCry' cyberattack

The attack is likely to make 2017 the worst year for ransomare scams, in which hackers seize control of a company's or organization's computers and threaten to destroy data unless payment is made. Considered un...More..

NY fire kills mother and 3 children, ages 11, 7 and 3
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

NY fire kills mother and 3 children, ages 11, 7 and 3

Officials said a 40-year-old woman in the home died, as did two of her sons, 11 and 7, and a 3-year-old daughter, 3. The father, a 16-year-old female, and a 15-year-old male were taken to Staten Island Univer...More..

Pence delays Mideast trip over Jerusalem anger, tax cuts
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Pence delays Mideast trip over Jerusalem anger, tax cuts

From there he was scheduled to visit Israel before traveling to Germany to meet with US troops stationed there. "This is all about the largest tax cut in American history and having the vice president and t...More..

United Kingdom government to start thrashing out post-Brexit vision
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

United Kingdom government to start thrashing out post-Brexit vision

The Government hopes the terms of a transitional deal will be agreed by March next year, with talks to begin in January. The Prime Minister hit back after Michel Barnier said the United Kingdom would not be a...More..

Cyril Ramaphosa elected president of the ANC
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Cyril Ramaphosa elected president of the ANC

He was the favoured candidate of investors, business leaders, labour unionists and the ANC's communist party allies. Cyril Ramaphosa at the 54th ANC conference. He smiled and hugged other party officials as t...More..

Indonesia clerics want boycott of U.S. products over Jerusalem
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Indonesia clerics want boycott of U.S. products over Jerusalem

On what happens if the USA vetoes the resolution, Rycroft said the US could speak for itself that they would be vetoing the text because it was not in line with its own position. The draft United Nations resolu...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

NSA Nasir Janjua fears eruption of nuclear war in South

He accused the U.S. of conspiring against the multi-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) with India, The Express Tribune reported. Janjua claimed India has been stockpiling a range of risky weapons...More..

Russia's Kaspersky Lab sues Trump administration over product ban
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Russia's Kaspersky Lab sues Trump administration over product ban

Furthermore, Kaspersky accused the U.S. authorities of inflicting " undue damage " to the company's reputation and its sales in the US. The Department of Homeland Security in September issued a directive to...More..

Two firefighters injured on Thomas Fire
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Two firefighters injured on Thomas Fire

They have a two-day window before potentially unsafe gusts return later this week. In the Santa Barbara front country fire behavior has moderated considerably, according to officials. "It's just smoke and rui...More..

McCain leaves Washington for Christmas break before contentious vote on tax bill
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

McCain leaves Washington for Christmas break before contentious vote on tax bill

McCain received treatment at Walter Reed Medical Center last week for a viral infection, Dr. Mark Gilbert said in a statement on Sunday, adding that McCain is "responding positively" to his cancer treatment...More..

Police investigating death of British embassy worker in Beirut
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Police investigating death of British embassy worker in Beirut

Dykes had been out with friends and colleagues at a bar in Beirut in the hours before she was found, reports Sherlock. The Lebanese security source source told CNN the woman's body was found beside a road, ...More..

United Nations to vote on response to Jerusalem decision
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

United Nations to vote on response to Jerusalem decision

The Trump's move was also widely condemned in Afghanistan. The council could vote early next week, diplomats said. In 1980, it proclaimed it as its "eternal, undivided capital". Several UN resolutions cal...More..

Leonard Fournette out with ankle and quad injuries vs. Texans
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Leonard Fournette out with ankle and quad injuries vs. Texans

If the 11-point favored Jaguars are going to sweep the Texans for the first time since 2013 and pull within 19-13 in this AFC South series, their running game will have a lot to do with it. Fournette stayed in ...More..

ISP: Three dead in Franklin County airplane crash
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

ISP: Three dead in Franklin County airplane crash

A single-engine Cessna that was heading to Frederick, Md., from Kansas City, Mo ., crashed into a wooded area just after 9 p.m. near Oldenburg in Franklin County, Indiana police said in a news release . Firef...More..

Penn State Women's Volleyball Falls to Nebraska in NCAA Semifinals
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Penn State Women's Volleyball Falls to Nebraska in NCAA Semifinals

A point later, she had a service ace to put Nebraska up 17-10, and her teammates began a celebratory dance. The last time the Gators competed for one was 2003, and they had not been back to the Final Four aga...More..

Pot Vaping Stats for US Teens 'Much Higher Than Expected'
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Pot Vaping Stats for US Teens 'Much Higher Than Expected'

A notable exception to this trend is marijuana use. In fact, other than what teens are smoking, they're a sober bunch. These findings were based on a survey of about 45,000 students from 380 middle and high...More..

Govt committed towards development of Northeast: PM Modi
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Govt committed towards development of Northeast: PM Modi

BJP's agenda is all round development; Unprecedented investment for better road connectivity. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated crucial connectivity and power projects in Mizoram and ...More..

Trump Administration May Restrict H1B Spouses from Working in United States
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Trump Administration May Restrict H1B Spouses from Working in United States

CNN reported that, Since 2015, the spouses of H-1B, or high-skilled, visa holders waiting for green cards have been eligible to work in the United States on H-4 dependent visas, under a rule introduced by forme...More..

Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails — AP report
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Special counsel obtains thousands of Trump transition emails — AP report

The emails were stored with General Services Administration (GSA). Flynn attorney, Robert Kelner, declined to comment. "When we have obtained emails in the course of our ongoing criminal investigation, we h...More..