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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...)
Snow and Storm Caroline heading for Ireland Snow and Storm Caroline heading for Ireland
- December 08, 2017

Severe gales and snow showers have caused travel disruption, school closures and power cuts as Storm Caroline sweeps in to the UK. The Met Office said the high winds were expected to damage buildings and cause flying debris, as well as power cuts, severe travel disruption and risky waves. (more...)
Max Hospital baby blunder: Four medical staff questioned Max Hospital baby blunder: Four medical staff questioned
- December 08, 2017

But an hour later the baby's grandfather Praveen Mallik discovered that the body bag the child had been placed in was moving. According to police, the focus of the questioning was to find out the specific duties of each team member and recreate the chain of events that led to the newborn being wrongfully declared dead, The Times of India reported. (more...)
Lindsey Vonn says she'll represent United States at Winter Olympics, but not Trump Lindsey Vonn says she'll represent United States at Winter Olympics, but not Trump
- December 08, 2017

In an interview with CNN , Vonn said she is representing the people of the United States, not the president. "I take the Olympics very seriously and what they mean and what they represent, what walking under our flag means in the Opening Ceremonies". (more...)
School closings, delays ahead of possible winter weather Friday School closings, delays ahead of possible winter weather Friday
- December 08, 2017

A cold rain will continue to fall throughout Thursday with temperatures in the 40s that don't budge. This will most likely be in isolated areas. The air is too dry over the northern third of the state for any meaningful precipitation tomorrow, and the low levels will be too warm for snow tomorrow across southeast Alabama. (more...)
Disney Wants to Buy Fox's Regional Sports Networks
- December 08, 2017

Disney did not immediately respond to request for comment from TheWrap. On Tuesday, some news outlets had Mr. Murdoch's son James, the chief executive of 21st Century Fox , as a likely candidate. It is rumored that this deal will be valued at above $60 billion. "Once this deal closes, you could envision ESPN including a lot of out-of-region games to the ESPN+ app to make it a much more compelling subscription product than it will be when it launches in May", wrote Jackson in a guest ... (more...)
White House dismisses questions over Donald Trump's slurring as 'ridiculous' White House dismisses questions over Donald Trump's slurring as 'ridiculous'
- December 08, 2017

Sanders' remarks came after criticism of Trump's slurred speech during a foreign policy announcement Wednesday. The White House has been trying to mask Trump's declining state by avoiding interviews with objective journalists and heavily managing his travel schedule, but reporters are beginning to ask the question that the White House doesn't want to face. (more...)
Melania Trump, Karen Pence stop at Whataburger, treat press to french fries Melania Trump, Karen Pence stop at Whataburger, treat press to french fries
- December 08, 2017

The chain has been family-owned since opening its first burger stand in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1950. Trump and Karen Pence, the wife of Vice President Mike Pence, flew to Corpus Christi on Wednesday. They also visited the family's new Manufactured Housing Unit, provided by FEMA, which will serve as the family's temporary residence until they can move into a new, rebuilt home. (more...)
Sunni Waqf Board disassociates itself from Sibal Sunni Waqf Board disassociates itself from Sibal
- December 07, 2017

The prime minister also wondered why the Congress wanted to "create hurdles" when the Sunni Waqf Board, a party to the title dispute represented by Sibal, wanted resolution of the Ayodhya tangle. Indeed, even in this instance, Sibal, Rajeev Dhavan, and Dushyant Dave were appearing for the litigants, and the Waqf Board could be backing off now because it doesn't want to be embroiled in a controversy, said a lawyer appearing for one of the litigants on condition of anonymity. (more...)
Pope Francis defends Jerusalem 'status quo'
- December 07, 2017

Embassy to the city, three senior administration officials confirmed late Tuesday. The former Holy See ambassador, who now serves as advisor to the Vatican's office for Integral Human Development, endorsed the appeal made by Pope Francis earlier on Wednesday to maintain the Status Quo of Jerusalem. (more...)
Creek Fire forces mandatory evacuations affecting 100000 people Creek Fire forces mandatory evacuations affecting 100000 people
- December 07, 2017

Real estate agents of the wealthy Los Angeles Bel-Air neighborhood were watching homes and blocks of streets they know well go up in flames from their living room TVs this morning. Misraje, who lives in the hills herself off Mulholland Drive, was staying put and telling her members and any clients to listen to authorities, stay in their homes if their area was not being evacuated to keep the roads free, and to stay inside to avoid the contaminated air. (more...)
Conyers will step down, endorses son to replace him Conyers will step down, endorses son to replace him
- December 06, 2017

It came after John Conyers' attorney said late Monday afternoon that he will make an announcement about his political future on Tuesday morning. But following the mounting allegations of sexual harassment, he has faced growing calls to resign from colleagues in the House, including House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi. (more...)