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Winter Storm Warning: Heaviest Snowfall Expected During PM Commute Winter Storm Warning: Heaviest Snowfall Expected During PM Commute
- December 15, 2017

A clipper system is expected to enter the region late Wednesday evening, bringing snow with it, according to the National Weather Service . Snow is expected to fall mainly before 9 a.m., meteorologist Jay Engle said. The afternoon is expected to be mostly sunny. Sunday will be warmer and mostly cloudy with a high near 42 and a low around 31. Monday will be partly sunny with a high of 44 and a low of 31. (more...)
Facebook announces plan to stop diverting some ad revenue through Ireland Facebook announces plan to stop diverting some ad revenue through Ireland
- December 15, 2017

The move will apply to all countries in which Facebook now has an office to support sales to advertisers, Facebook's Chief Financial Officer Dave Wehner said in a statement . BBC reports that the social media company came under fire after it had paid only £4,327 (€4,900) in the United Kingdom in 2014 - although the tax bill has risen substantially in subsequent years. (more...)
NYC Port Authority explosion was attempted terror attack NYC Port Authority explosion was attempted terror attack
- December 15, 2017

The bus terminal is connected to different sections of the sprawling Times Square subway station - which serves 10 train lines - through a long, narrow below-ground tunnel that carries thousands of commuters during rush hour. It's possible the device either malfunctioned or did not go off the way it was supposed to, according to one NYPD source. As I was making my way toward the outside, I kept getting shoved by cops and there were cops at every entrance blocking and there was police and SWAT ... (more...)
Dennis Rodman proposes North Korea-Guam basketball game for peace Dennis Rodman proposes North Korea-Guam basketball game for peace
- December 14, 2017

At one detention center, she described how inmates starved to death. Their dead bodies were then given to the guard dogs for food. She was made to have her child at a local police station without medication. This year, in the 10 months to October 31, South Korea welcomed a total of 3.54 million visitors from China, representing a year-on-year fall of 49.6 percent in such trade, according to data from the Korea Tourism Organisation. (more...)
Clear Bay Area skies to offer great view of Geminid meteor shower Clear Bay Area skies to offer great view of Geminid meteor shower
- December 14, 2017

The Geminids originate from the comet 3200 Phaethon , which is expected to pass by notably close to Earth this year. Stunning images show the meteor shower light up the sky behind an Orthodox church near the village of Zagorie in Belarus. (more...)
Israeli strike kills two people in Gaza, IDF denies attack Israeli strike kills two people in Gaza, IDF denies attack
- December 14, 2017

However, the Israeli army on Tuesday denied it carried out the air strike, according to reports. After the explosion on Tuesday that killed the two militants, an Israeli military statement said: "Contrary to Palestinian reports. 14) in response to the attacks, which left at least four people injured. Israel considers responsible for the "hostile act" committed from the territory of the Gaza Strip . (more...)
Winter Weather Advisory: 10 pm Monday to 6 pm Wednesday Winter Weather Advisory: 10 pm Monday to 6 pm Wednesday
- December 13, 2017

Forecasters expect 2-4 inches of the white stuff. A winter storm watch that could bring up to six inches of snow to the Thumb will go into effect later this afternoon, according to the National Weather Service . This trend will continue through the evening, then the lake-effect will completely end overnight. A weak cold front is giving us mostly cloudy skies with scattered afternoon snow showers. (more...)
Salah's Liverpool form to trigger early €1.5m payment incentive Salah's Liverpool form to trigger early €1.5m payment incentive
- December 13, 2017

Salah, who arrived on Merseyside this summer from Roma , is Liverpool's most expensive signing ever and also probably the buy of the summer. After receiving the award, Salah said: "I'm very happy to win this award, it's a special feeling for me". (more...)
Israeli army destroys incomplete tunnel from Gaza Israeli army destroys incomplete tunnel from Gaza
- December 12, 2017

The two men were reportedly riding through the town of Beit Lahiya on Tuesday when their motorcycle exploded. Hamas did not respond immediately to a request for comment. A third rocket was shot down by Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system. The circumstances of the incident, which occurred near Gaza's northern border with Israel, were initially unclear. (more...)
Officials from UN, North Korea agree situation is risky Officials from UN, North Korea agree situation is risky
- December 11, 2017

The move by Seoul, its second set of unilateral sanctions in a month, was created to cut off global sources of funding for North Korea's nuclear missile programme, a foreign ministry official in Seoul said. Tensions over the North's weapons programme were raised further after a fresh ballistic missile test last week. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the situation on the Korean peninsula had entered a vicious circle of shows of strength and confrontation, and the outlook was not ... (more...)
39-year-old man arrested for molesting actor on aircraft 39-year-old man arrested for molesting actor on aircraft
- December 11, 2017

She added that they have also brought the incident to the notice of the DGP of Maharashtra. Her comment leaves us all wondering, is any woman safe? "SO many ppl with u!" Ignoring the fact that she complained to the crew, they accused her saying she went live to create "drama" after landing when she could have alerted them mid-air. (more...)
Palestinian protests continue as Abbas pledges to snub U.S. vice president's visit Palestinian protests continue as Abbas pledges to snub U.S. vice president's visit
- December 11, 2017

Palestine's President Mahmoud Abbas said on Saturday that he rejects the usa administration's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. "The matter is bigger than a mere meeting because the United States, in its decisions on Jerusalem, crossed red lines", The Jerusalem Post quoted Majdi al-Khalidi, Abbas's diplomatic affairs adviser, as saying to Palestinian Authority radio. (more...)
Another Gaza Tunnel That Crosses Into S Another Gaza Tunnel That Crosses Into S
- December 11, 2017

Although they did not manage to reach civilian areas, the infiltrations caught Israel off guard, killing five soldiers in one attack, and terrified the local population. The Israeli defense forces have demolished two tunnels leading to the country from Gaza Strip within the last 1.5 months. Once, because it is responsible for the Gaza Strip, and any act of violence that emanates from the Gaza Strip is under Hamas responsibility. (more...)
The price of human rights The price of human rights
- December 11, 2017

How can Human Rights exist when a Master's Degree course costs thousands of dollars and dictates whether or not a person has access to a more lucrative work market? Let's stand up for equality, justice and human dignity. It basically sets out that the law, as created by Parliament and carried out by the courts, is above everyone, no matter who you are. "Serious violations of human rights are committed in a widespread and systematic way, with disregard for worldwide law, and they are too ... (more...)
Ukrainian Police Recapture Former Georgian Leader Saakashvili Ukrainian Police Recapture Former Georgian Leader Saakashvili
- December 10, 2017

On Tuesday, police detained him at his home, but he escaped with help from crowds who had gathered to protest. Anti-government protesters in Ukraine have set up a few dozen tents outside parliament in Kiev , a far smaller showing than during massive 2014 protests and the 2004 Orange Revolution that forced a rerun of a fraudulent presidential election. (more...)
Donald Trump Says CNN Slogan Should Be Donald Trump Says CNN Slogan Should Be "Least Trusted Name In News"
- December 10, 2017

The email was in actuality dated September 14, one day after the WikiLeaks document dump. At that point, however, the offered data was already available publicly online. Congress is trying to figure out whether there is a link between those communications and the decryption key email. The email also indicated that the Trump campaign could access records from former Secretary of State Colin Powell, whose hacked emails were made public by a Russian front group 10 days later. (more...)
White House: Trump's throat 'was dry' White House: Trump's throat 'was dry'
- December 10, 2017

The announcement came after Trump slurred some words when delivering a keynote speech on recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital. President Donald Trump , waves as he departs as he reacts with Rabbi Meir Yaakov Soloveichik, during a Hanukkah reception in the East Room of the White House, Thursday, Dec. (more...)
Individual of the 12 months: Time honours abuse 'silence breakers' Individual of the 12 months: Time honours abuse 'silence breakers'
- December 09, 2017

It's been revealed the faceless woman, in the lower right-hand corner of the cover, is an anonymous young hospital worker who was a victim of sexual harassment and was afraid that disclosing her identity would affect her family. The Time shortlist also included the Chinese president, Xi Jinping , NFL player and activist Colin Kaepernick , Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman of Saudi Arabia , and Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins . (more...)
Moore's campaign, accuser battle over yearbook signature Moore's campaign, accuser battle over yearbook signature
- December 09, 2017

In a separate press conference late Friday afternoon in Montgomery, Ala., Moore's attorney Phillip Jauregui referenced Nelson's November 13 news conference where he said Allred and Nelson had said "everything written in that yearbook was written by Judge Moore". (more...)
Police responding to shooting at New Mexico high school Police responding to shooting at New Mexico high school
- December 09, 2017

Families and friends of students of Aztec High School are gathered outside city hall. You might also be interested in. Lt. Kyle Lincoln with the San Juan County Sheriff's Office told CBS affiliate KRQE that law enforcement official are clearing the building and searching the school. (more...)