Two rockets fired on Israel land in Gaza

Palestinians and Israeli troops had skirmished at the border earlier in the day. Around two hours later the army said that another rocket, fired form the enclave's north, exploded in southern Israel. Demonstrators in cities including Jerusalem, Bet... More..

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Mueller details $6.7 million spent in early months of Russian Federation probe
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Mueller details $6.7 million spent in early months of Russian Federation probe

The combined $6.7 million spent by Mueller's office and other offices supporting his investigation only covers the special counsel's investigation, not the various congressional investigations of Russia's meddl...More..

Man accused of plotting to assassinate British PM Theresa May
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Man accused of plotting to assassinate British PM Theresa May

Naa'imur Zakariyah Rahman, 20, has been remanded in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court. Earlier Tuesday, Andrew Parker at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on the prevention of nine attacks over ...More..

Pizza Hut will now deliver beer and wine
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Pizza Hut will now deliver beer and wine

When it expands the program beyond Phoenix, Pizza Hut expects to vary the menu according to regional preferences, a company executive told CNBC. This content is published through a licensing agreement with A...More..

China rebukes Australia over influence debate 'hysteria'
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

China rebukes Australia over influence debate 'hysteria'

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull reportedly said that the country's new laws would ban foreign political donations to avoid external interference in domestic politics, citing "disturbing reports about...More..

Suspect charged in 2010 murder of Lorenzen Wright
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Suspect charged in 2010 murder of Lorenzen Wright

Before he disappeared, Wright was at the home of his ex-wife, Sherra Robinson Wright. Memphis police announced last month they had found a gun in a MS lake about 75 miles east of the city that they believed t...More..

The US Senate Approved Kirstjen Nielsen as Secretary of Homeland Security
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

The US Senate Approved Kirstjen Nielsen as Secretary of Homeland Security

Prior to that, Nielsen served as Kelly's chief of staff at DHS when Kelly was secretary of that department. And in a statement released after the Senate confirmed Nielsen, Sen. Despite increasing prominen...More..

US Interior Secretary Urges Size Cuts to More National Monuments
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

US Interior Secretary Urges Size Cuts to More National Monuments

The administration also recommends that logging be allowed in Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument in Maine. He said the designation was in recognition of the 1969 Stonewall riots triggered by a police r...More..

Atlanta mayor's race comes down to close call
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Atlanta mayor's race comes down to close call

Norwood told supporters that just 759 votes separated the candidates early Wednesday morning. Due to Bottoms less than 1 percent victory margin, Norwood immediately called for a recount of the vote once the...More..

by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Pope Francis: I Cannot Hide 'My Deep Concern' Over Jerusalem

President Trump will reportedly announce Wednesday that the United States recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and that the State Department will initiate a process to move the US embassy in Israel ...More..

Trump aid Michael Flynn planned to 'rip up' Russian Federation sanctions, says whistleblower
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Trump aid Michael Flynn planned to 'rip up' Russian Federation sanctions, says whistleblower

Flynn had a possible economic incentive for the United States to forge a closer relationship with Russian Federation". The New York Times was first to report the letter on Wednesday, claiming it represent...More..

150-Acre Skirball Fire Spurs Evacuations, Freeway Closures In California
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

150-Acre Skirball Fire Spurs Evacuations, Freeway Closures In California

Paul Getty Museum appeared to be safe for the time being. Nicknamed the Skirball Fire , it was reported at 5 a.m. near Mulholland Drive, a five-minute drive from the Skirball Cultural Center. Many schools ...More..

Ayodhya case: Muslim bodies speak in different voices
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Ayodhya case: Muslim bodies speak in different voices

Mr Sibal had told the Supreme Court on Tuesday that since the court's decision in the case would have very serious ramifications, the hearing should be deferred till July 2019 by which time the general election...More..

Donald Trump's #MuslimBan Approved By The Supreme Court In Six Countries
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Donald Trump's #MuslimBan Approved By The Supreme Court In Six Countries

Generally, the policy, announced by presidential proclamation, bars most citizens of Iran, Libya, Syria, Chad, Yemen, North Korea, and Somalia, and certain groups of people from Venezuela, from traveling to the...More..

Venezuela to create new 'petro' cryptocurrency — Maduro
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Venezuela to create new 'petro' cryptocurrency — Maduro

Maduro added that the petro would support the nation to advance in areas of financial sovereignty, to move past financial obstructions and to make successful financial transactions. Reuters reports that comp...More..

Aspiring rapper, Palm Beach County retiree become buds through 'Words with Friends'
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Aspiring rapper, Palm Beach County retiree become buds through 'Words with Friends'

Spencer, who lives in Harlem, started playing Roz on Words with Friends last summer. A young rapper has finally met his online gaming partner; an elderly woman who he had played more than 300 games with. Sl...More..

Air crew saw North Korea missile re-enter atmosphere
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Air crew saw North Korea missile re-enter atmosphere

Cathay said it does not have images of video of the incident. Korean Air said it was unclear how far the apparent missile re-entry was from its own planes, whose flights originated in Los Angeles and San Fran...More..

Key Republicans in US Senate tax bill fight
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Key Republicans in US Senate tax bill fight

Since the Senate TCJA is different from the House version of the bill, the legislation must either go to a conference committee - where members from both chambers unify the differing aspects - or the House coul...More..

Gov. Abbott orders flags to half-staff to honor fallen San Marcos officer
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Gov. Abbott orders flags to half-staff to honor fallen San Marcos officer

The suspect allegedly opened fire on the officer shooting several times, according to KSAT ABC12. - The San Marcos Police Department are reporting that a police officer has been shot and killed. The San Marco...More..

Check out these brilliant photos of the December supermoon
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Check out these brilliant photos of the December supermoon

The difference in distance between these close and far points can be as much as about 30,000 miles". You obviously can't tell from just watching it, but the moon orbits the Earth in a slightly oval-shaped path....More..