Trump Threatens To Pull Aid To Palestinians If They Don't Pursue Peace

Teachers, medical professionals and other staff gathered in Gaza City to protest the cuts that UNRWA officials have warned could threaten the education of more than half a million children. An employee of United Nations Relief and Works Agency ( ... More..

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63% polling for Rajasthan bypolls
by | Tuesday, January 30, 2018

63% polling for Rajasthan bypolls

As the BJP is trying to control the anti-incumbency factor, the caste equations are the major players in the ongoing by-elections. The campaigning for the Lok Sabha Assembly seat elections of Ajmer, Alwar and M...More..

Defer polls, apex Naga body tells EC
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Defer polls, apex Naga body tells EC

The decision was taken at an all-party meeting where they also cautioned people against filing nominations for the upcoming Assembly polls, NDTV reported. Various rebel Naga groups had warned against taking p...More..

European Union ready to react to unfair trade measures imposed by US
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

European Union ready to react to unfair trade measures imposed by US

However, the European Union has criticized President Trump-proposed economic policies in the United States as well, calling them a "threat" to global trade and economic relations, envisioning higher competition...More..

Trump warns United Nations envoys on Iran's 'destabilizing' efforts
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Trump warns United Nations envoys on Iran's 'destabilizing' efforts

Those rebels have fired ballistic missiles at civilian targets in Saudi Arabia - though the attacks were intercepted before they could do much damage. Among the attendees are ambassadors from China, France, Rus...More..

Jordanian king pledges support to Palestinians
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Jordanian king pledges support to Palestinians

The King reiterated Jordan's support to the two-state solution as the sole way to end the conflicts. They also discussed adopting unified position on the Palestinian issue as well as bilateral relations and how...More..

Russian fighter jet buzzes United States spy plane in Black Sea, Navy says
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Russian fighter jet buzzes United States spy plane in Black Sea, Navy says

The EP-3 flew through the SU-27's jet wash, or turbulence created by an aircraft, Kunze said in a statement deeming the interaction "unsafe". A spokesman for the U.S. Col. Michelle Baldanza, a Pentagon spokes...More..

Economy to dominate President Trump's union address
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Economy to dominate President Trump's union address

Here are five things the president will try to achieve. He plans to address a Republican congressional retreat in West Virginia on Thursday. Members of Congress get a ticket for a guest to watch the preside...More..

Trump May Have Wanted Him Gone, But Top Republicans Back Mueller
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Trump May Have Wanted Him Gone, But Top Republicans Back Mueller

Trump backed down, and McGahn's threat saved the president from repeating Nixon's disastrous error. Throw in the Comey firing and the attempted Mueller firing, then ask yourself: How does that NOT amount to...More..

Erratic driver shot by off-duty officer in Philadelphia
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Erratic driver shot by off-duty officer in Philadelphia

Sekou Kinebrew, police spokesman. A good Samaritan used a auto to block the wild driver and then an unnamed, off-duty police captain confronted the man. NBC-10 in Philly reports the off-duty officer, who was...More..

Richmond Officer Injured by Driver as He Tries to Break Up Gathering
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Richmond Officer Injured by Driver as He Tries to Break Up Gathering

He and other officers responded around 1:20 a.m.to Marina Bay Parkway and Regatta Boulevard, about a half-mile from department headquarters, where cars were doing doughnuts, screeching tires and other sideshow ...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Local Teacher Accused Of Anti-Military Remarks

Salcido continues to bash the service men by saying that they are, "the freakin" lowest of our low. "They're dumb [expletives]. They're not high level bankers, they're not academic people, they're not intelle...More..

Isaiah Thomas Angrily Fires Back at Those Criticizing His Defense
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Isaiah Thomas Angrily Fires Back at Those Criticizing His Defense

You can see the interview above (hat tip the Cleveland Plain Dealer), but here are the comments in question. "So to clear all that false, whatever everybody's writing up - that's not cool at all". If they can...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

What Will Be In Donald Trump's First State Of The Union Speech?

White House officials have said the theme of the annual address will be "building a safe, strong and proud America" and that Trump was looking to showcase the accomplishments of his first year while setting ...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Kabul: 1 attacker arrested amid ongoing gunfire

Trump also said he would put increasing pressure on Pakistan, which lies on the eastern border with Afghanistan, by withholding more than $200 million in military aid, citing that country's inability to confron...More..

Small plane makes emergency landing on busy Southern California freeway
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Small plane makes emergency landing on busy Southern California freeway

It was unclear how many people were on the plane, but no one onboard was injured, authorities said. 'You have a minute, maybe two minutes max to figure something out, ' Slod told CBS Local . The occupants we...More..

Mother calls arrest of son, 7, in Miami 'police abuse'
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Mother calls arrest of son, 7, in Miami 'police abuse'

Miami-Dade Schools Police placed the young boy in custody for behavioral problems, reports the Miami Herald . According to a police report the boy then "attacked the teacher by repeatedly punching her on her b...More..

Alleged Toronto serial killer facing 3 new counts of murder
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Alleged Toronto serial killer facing 3 new counts of murder

Police said they have seized many planters and that there are at least two sites that investigators would like to excavate for bodies. Bruce McArthur is shown in a Facebook photo. McArthur is accused of kil...More..

FBI Releases Chilling Video of Man Kidnapping Child
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

FBI Releases Chilling Video of Man Kidnapping Child

The age of the victim has not been revealed by authorities. He was charged with kidnapping, which carries a sentence of at least 20 years. In the footage, a man, identified by prosectors as Bryan Portho, can ...More..

Ready for talks with India to resolve CPEC differences: China
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Ready for talks with India to resolve CPEC differences: China

Without any direct reference to Pakistan, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying said: "We have noted relevant reports". In an interview with " Global Times ", Bambawale said India and China hav...More..

Andrew McCabe forced to step down as Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Andrew McCabe forced to step down as Federal Bureau of Investigation deputy director

According to Milton, a source familiar with the matter confirms that McCabe was forced to step down. Sources speaking with CBS News claimed that McCabe, who has been targeted by President Trump in the past fo...More..

Democrats send a message by bringing 'Dreamers' to State of the Union
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Democrats send a message by bringing 'Dreamers' to State of the Union

Rep. Jayapal said , "This is a time for crystal clarity and courage". He gave a speech to Congress on February 27, about a month after he was inaugurated, but that occasion is referred to as an address to a j...More..

Russian team banned from Paralympics, but some will compete
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Russian team banned from Paralympics, but some will compete

Each Russian Paralympian who is approved to compete, he said, will be identified in competition as a " Neutral Paralympic Athlete ". "The announcements by both the IOC and IPC herald a new age for the Olympic...More..

12-term Congressman Frelinghuysen announces retirement
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

12-term Congressman Frelinghuysen announces retirement

Frelinghuysen's announcement comes as about three dozen other Republican members and a host of other House chairmen have announced their retirements or plans to run for other offices outside of Congress amid sp...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Chris Stapleton Wins Best Country Album at 2018 Grammy Awards

Just hours after a big night at the 60th Grammy Awards show, Chris Stapleton announced a summer tour that will come to the Boston area. Stapleton also joined legendary artist Emmylou Harris on the live ...More..

Grammys Kicks Off With Giant, Politically Charged Kendrick Lamar Performance
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Grammys Kicks Off With Giant, Politically Charged Kendrick Lamar Performance

Mars was up against " Awaken, My Love! " by Childish Gambino , "4:44" by JAY-Z, " DAMN ." by Kendrick Lamar and " Melodrama " by Lorde for album of the year . There were no white men among the Album of ...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Kabul military academy hit by explosions and gunfire

The academy was also the site where the highest-ranking USA military officer to be lost in the Afghan and Iraqi wars was killed in August 2014. Three attackers have been killed, one has been arrested and one ...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Govt 'will do everything' to ensure passage of triple talaq bill

The way they have passed GST unanimously, we request them to pass this too unanimously", he said. Union Ministers Rajnath Singh and Arun Jaitley , Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge, Samajwadi Party leader...More..

US, Poland call pipeline a scheme
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

US, Poland call pipeline a scheme

Tillerson said the expansion of Russia's gas pipeline to Germany under the Baltic Sea, which bypasses a number of east European nations, will allow the Kremlin to use energy as a "political tool". Russian Feder...More..

Melania Trump's Spokesperson Has Addressed All Those Infidelity Rumors
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Melania Trump's Spokesperson Has Addressed All Those Infidelity Rumors

Instead of going to Davos, Switzerland, with her husband, Melania Trump chose to stay behind in the U.S. She made a private visit (without the press) to the Holocaust Museum to honor International Holoca...More..

Protest against TN bus fare hike: MK Stalin, other opposition leaders arrested
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Protest against TN bus fare hike: MK Stalin, other opposition leaders arrested

Reacting to the protests, Chief Minister K Palaniswami said it was done to "pressure", the government. The government's announcement of lowering the hike is only an eyewash. Yesterday, the government had revise...More..

Gov. Baker calls allegations against casino mogul Steve Wynn 'distressing and appalling'
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Gov. Baker calls allegations against casino mogul Steve Wynn 'distressing and appalling'

A wave of sexual misconduct claims against prominent figures in entertainment, media and politics gained momentum last fall in the aftermath of articles detailing movie producer's Harvey Weinstein's decades of ...More..

Draft of Sochi Statement Urges Lifting of Syria Sanctions
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Draft of Sochi Statement Urges Lifting of Syria Sanctions

Russian Federation has long sought United Nations participation in the Sochi congress to lend credibility to its diplomatic efforts, and is reportedly hoping to establish a committee to create a constitution wi...More..

Dead In Attack On Army Garrison In Kabul Claimed By ISIS
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Dead In Attack On Army Garrison In Kabul Claimed By ISIS

It followed a Taliban attack on a luxury hotel in Kabul a week ago that killed 22 people. Kabul , with a population of almost 5 million, has been hit by series of terror attacks over the past couple of y...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Pinebridge Investments LP Has $5.16 Million Stake in Celgene Co. (CELG)

The Ray Gerald L & Associates Ltd holds 253,919 shares with $37.03 million value, down from 257,099 last quarter. Cypress Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Johnson & Johnson for a number of months,...More..

Sen. Joe Manchin: Trump's attempt to fire Mueller was
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Sen. Joe Manchin: Trump's attempt to fire Mueller was "New York talk"

Graham spoke on ABC's "This Week", Collins appeared on CNN's " State of the Union " and CBS' "Face the Nation", and Short was on " Fox News Sunday" and CBS. "I've got legislation protecting Mr. Mueller, and ...More..

Trump pledges USA to become UK's major trade partner after Brexit
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Trump pledges USA to become UK's major trade partner after Brexit

He said a "status quo transition", with the United Kingdom subject to European Court of Justice (ECJ) rulings, having to accept new laws, and paying into the EU budget, would be "a failure of negotiations" an...More..

City Hall officials on forced leave after sham Lang'ata fire response
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

City Hall officials on forced leave after sham Lang'ata fire response

At least three people were killed after a fire broke out in a suburb of Nairobi, Kenya, on January 28, according to officials cited in local reports . The situation worsened in the night after firefighters bat...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Irish cabinet set to decide on historic abortion referendum

Asked about his previous position, Varadkar said that his views had evolved in recent years. But any draft legislation would only become law if the Dáil voted for it, and the outcome of the referendum could a...More..

Snow showers dust the area as colder air arrives
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Snow showers dust the area as colder air arrives

A quick spike in thermometers take over Wednesday as highs soar near 50 degrees under partly-mostly sunny skies! "I think we'll have a more settled period during the middle part of the month but perhaps a l...More..

BJP trying to bypass legislative scrutiny on triple talaq Bill: Congress
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

BJP trying to bypass legislative scrutiny on triple talaq Bill: Congress

The President's statement comes days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an interview again batted for simultaneous polls in the country, saying it would save a lot of resources. "Cutting across party line ev...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Massive Explosion Kills 95 In Kabul

The bomb was hidden in an ambulance when it blew up at a police checkpoint in a busy part of the city that was crowded with pedestrians . Witnesses more than half-a-mile away saw the flames and heard the explo...More..

Malian soldiers killed in attack on camp
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Malian soldiers killed in attack on camp

Malian military Spokesperson said that 17 terrorists were killed on the scene of the attack, which targeted a military base in the Timbuktu region. Islamic extremists took control of the desert in northern Ma...More..

VW second apology over monkeys' scandal
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

VW second apology over monkeys' scandal

The story was published this week by The New York Times who said that Albuquerque research facility had 10 monkeys imprisoned in an airtight container, watching cartoons to drive their attention away as they ...More..

by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Death toll in terror Kabul attack reaches 103, over 230 injured

Nasrat Rahimi, deputy spokesperson for the ministry has confirmed the Saturday morning attack . Meanwhile, Interior Minister Wais Barmak said that the number of people killed in the massive suicide auto b...More..

Israel Threatens Lebanon over Iran ahead of Netanyahu's Trip to Moscow
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Israel Threatens Lebanon over Iran ahead of Netanyahu's Trip to Moscow

Netanyahu has held a series of discussions with President Vladimir Putin in recent months on Iran's influence in war-torn Syria and in Lebanon . Ahead of his departure, Netanyahu said he meant to devote hi...More..

Snow on the way for Monday!
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Snow on the way for Monday!

Sunshine to start fading behind clouds. A weak disturbance will move through on Tuesday bringing a period of light snow. Most of the day is cloudy. That means we may have cold rain that changes to snow from...More..

Proof Cardi B Is an Angel Sent from Above
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Proof Cardi B Is an Angel Sent from Above

Cardi B wears Christian Louboutin pumps at the 2018 Grammy Awards . HollywoodLifers , are you excited for Cardi's performance? Giuliana asked Cardi how she was doing to which she responded, "I'm feeling ...More..

Kentucky's wondrous comeback on West Virginia marked Kevin Knox's arrival
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Kentucky's wondrous comeback on West Virginia marked Kevin Knox's arrival

And Kevin Knox played his way back into the hearts of United Kingdom fans who had to be wondering, "What's the big deal with this guy?" as they watched a highly-touted but underachieving Knox, during other ga...More..

Izzo takes hot seat in MSU sexual misconduct scandal
by | Monday, January 29, 2018

Izzo takes hot seat in MSU sexual misconduct scandal

Izzo said: "To be honest with you, I don't know why he left". On Saturday, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said a special prosecutor would be investigating Michigan State as to how Nassar could have ...More..