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Nazareth to observe most Christmas festivities despite anger over Trump

Christmas events in the city, which is a center of Christian pilgrimage, normally provide a big boost to its economy. Mayor of the Israeli city of Nazareth, Ali Salam [Angela Almeida Prado‎/Facebook] Known as "the Arab capital of Israel ", Nazare...

Snow starting to fall, Winter Weather Advisories in effect through Thursday morning

The expected snowfall is the result of a storm system centered over IN that will track eastward before heading out to sea Thursday morning. "Some slick roads and treacherous travel can be expected should the snow materialize as now forecast".

Russian Federation sends military delegation to North Korea

When asked if he enjoyed his job, Tillerson replied that he was learning to enjoy it but did not enjoy the task of dealing with countries such as Pakistan and North Korea. The nuclear-armed North has rattled the worldwide community with a flurry of n...

Hamas hopes OIC will reject USA decision on Jerusalem

Legal aspects, political status and the history following the occupation of the holy city and Palestine as a whole were among the issues discussed. Senior Turkish officials welcomed the prime minister and the Pakistani delegation upon arrival.

Israel retaliates against rocket fire with Gaza airstrike

The Israeli military says it has struck Hamas military positions in the Gaza Strip after Palestinian militants fired a rocket toward southern Israel. Palestinian health ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra had informed AFP earlier today that two men ...

At Hanukkah reception, Trump basks in warmth of his Jerusalem recognition

Every former president before Trump who made it their campaign promise to formally recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital failed to deliver. This year's event came one day after Trump formally recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital and directe...

Trump's Accusers Have Right to be Heard — UN Envoy Haley

Nikki Haley , the ambassador to the United Nations, appeared on CBS's Face the Nation at the end of a week in which two Democrats and one Republican in Congress resigned due to alleged sexual misconduct . "I think we heard from them prior to the...

Judge Roy Moore avoids spotlight ahead of Alabama Senate vote

A number of national Democrats have descended on Alabama in recent days to hit the trail for Moore's opponent, Doug Jones , a former U.S. attorney. Numerous Republicans have called on Moore to step aside in the race. After Trump made it official ...

IDF Issues Warning After Gaza Rocket Fire Strikes Israeli Kindergarten

Conricus described the tunnel as " very substantial ", saying it contained communication systems, air vents, electricity and reinforced concrete structure. Locating terror tunnels is part of an extensive effort of the IDF since the 2014 Gaza War, to ...

Mikheil Saakashvili, Ex-President of Georgia, Arrested in Ukraine, Again

The ousted committee head, Yegor Sobolev, said: "The former and present corrupt elite have colluded". Nika Melia, Chairman of UNM's Political Council, who addressed the rally first, told the protesters that the party and its leader were engaged i...

Senior UN Official in North Korea for Talks

He arrived in Pyongyang on Tuesday for a stay expected to last four or five days. The KCNA reported that North Korea told UN officials that current situation on the Korean Peninsula is due to the United States' threat and its wish to launch a nucle...

Reject concealed-carry gun law expansion

While there have been cases in which penalties for such violations have been excessive, the solution isn't to force everyone to honor the permits regardless of how lax the home-state criteria for obtaining the permits may have been. H.R. 38 passed ...

Singing in parliament after same-sex vote

The bill was introduced in parliament by the conservative government after Australians last month endorsed the reforms in a controversial voluntary postal vote. The same-sex marriage bill passed the Senate 43-12 last Wednesday. "This Parliament, wh...

Whistleblower To Dems: Flynn Promised Biz Associate He'd Gut Russia Sanctions

The whistleblower alleged that the businessman boasted about the contents of the text from Flynn, calling it "the best day of my life", according to a detailed account of the alleged incident laid out in a letter from Rep. The ACU plan involved som...

Instagram now lets brands feature Stories Highlights on their profile pages

Instagram lets users switch between Posts Archive and Stories Archive from the Archive tab. Each of the updates adds new appeal to Story content - not only does it give your Stories added value, but it gives you an additional way to spruce up ...

FSU hires former USF coach to replace Fisher

The 6-foot-3, 170-pound defensive back, out of Wesley Chapel High School (Zephyrhills, Florida), was the most likely prospect to decommit in Oregon's class if Taggart left for Florida State . You leave for Florida State with a Thank You for settin...

Russia's Olympic team banned from Games

Olympic Committee, said, 'The IOC took a strong and principled decision. The targeted pre-games testing task force, jointly run by WADA, the IOC and winter and summer sports federations, advises federations and National Olympic committees to test...

Irish border deal reported settled as May meets Juncker

The U.K. has reportedly accepted there will be "no regulatory divergence" of EU customs union and single market rules for Ireland after Brexit , according to RTE. The UK wants Brussels to rule that sufficient progress has been made on the opening is...

Mueller Removed FBI Agent From Russia Investigation Over Possible Anti-Trump Texts

The New York Times and Washington Post both reported Saturday FBI special agent Peter Strzok - who played key roles in the FBI's initial Russian Federation investigation, special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation and the Clinton emai...

Time for US Military Families to Leave S. Korea: Sen. Lindsey Graham

Trump is "staging an extremely unsafe nuclear gamble on the Korean peninsula", a Foreign Ministry spokesman said in a written statement that also calls Trump a "nuclear demon" and a "disruptor of global peace". "We're asking China not to do us or a...

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Donald Trump eyeing return to TPP tade pact: US Senators

Lawmakers at a White House meeting on trade say that President Trump is eyeing a re-entry into the Trans Pacific Partnership after making the United States' exit from the trade...

Syria braces for possible U.S. attack, calls it 'reckless'

Trump had tweeted earlier that Russian Federation shouldn't be allied with a "Gas Killing Animal", a reference to Syrian President Bashar Assad, whose regime is accused of killi...

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull racks up 30th Newspoll loss

When he toppled former Prime Minister Tony Abbott in 2015, Mr Turnbull justified the move by noting that Mr Abbott had trailed the Labor opposition party in 30 consecutive New...

Saudi air defence forces intercept missile over Najran - statement

Saudi Air Forces announced Wednesday the interception of two missiles fired from Yemen, including one towards Riyadh, Al Arabiya local news reported. "The missile force carried...

Real Madrid defend big lead in Champions League

Who would have told a young Buffon that he might end his Champions League career at the Bernabeu?" To do this, we will be playing a tight game and hope to do the impossible. "We ...

Educators remain solid in resolve during day 7 of Oklahoma teacher walkout

Teachers went on strike last week after lawmakers passed a funding package that offered only about $50 million for schools, where students have grappled with outdated, crumbling ...

United States vows to act within 48 hours over suspected Syrian chemical attack

US officials are assessing whether Syrian President Bashar Assad's government was behind Saturday's suspected chemical weapons attack on rebel-held Douma , east of Damascus. ...

Fire in Trump Tower in NY kills 1

Still, Trump said at the time that he would spend $3 million to outfit Trump World's 370 units with sprinklers because it would make tenants feel safer, according to a New York Ti...

Israel fires at suspects who briefly breached Gaza border

Palestinian news agency Maan said that an Israeli tank fired twice towards the Strip, however the Israeli military said it only used small arms fire. About 20,000 Palestinians ...

Trump Planning to Skip White House Correspondents' Dinner Again

Talev, a correspondent for Bloomberg, said White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders would represent the Trump administration at the April 28 dinner. "The April 28 dinner celebrates...

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Women Are Getting Raped 'At Levels Never Seen Before' During Border Crossings

Women Are Getting Raped 'At Levels Never Seen Before' During Border Crossings

I used the word rape. Apparently indicating the caravan , he added: "Yesterday, it came out where this journey coming up, women are raped at levels that nobody has ever seen...

North Korea Hold Secret, Direct Talks

North Korea Hold Secret, Direct Talks

Trump agreed to the summit on the spot when visiting South Korean officials - South Korea's National Security Adviser Chung Eui Yong and intelligence chief Suh Hoon - presented ...

Bomb near mosque in Syrian capital kills 1, wounds 6

Bomb near mosque in Syrian capital kills 1, wounds 6

In recent weeks, government forces have retaken most of Eastern Ghouta through a combination of ground assaults and Russia-brokered evacuation deals. In northern Syria, the Turki...

India begins process to procure around 110 fighter jets for IAF

India begins process to procure around 110 fighter jets for IAF

A Request for Information (RFI) was issued on Friday for the procurement stating that majority of these will be indigenously made in collaboration with foreign manufacturers unde...

Long-lost daughter reunited with family after 24 years

Long-lost daughter reunited with family after 24 years

The last time Wang Mingquing and his wife Liu Dengying saw their daughter Qifeng was when she was just three-years-old. They briefly took their eyes off of the 3-year-old, and she ...