Airstrikes kill two in Gaza as Donald Trump fallout continues

Israel conducted airstrikes on Gaza in response to rocket attacks . One Palestinian was shot dead near the Gaza border, the first confirmed killing of the troubles since President Trump's announcement on Wednesday. Even traditional USA allies ... More..

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Chain migration didn't light the NY pipe bomb
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Chain migration didn't light the NY pipe bomb

DHS confirmed that Ullah entered the United States in 2011. Accused New York City bomber Akayed Ullah, originally from Bangladesh, benefitted from the U.S. "If you have a system that doesn't select at all or...More..

Unitech shares fall over 16% as Supreme Court stays NCLT order
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Unitech shares fall over 16% as Supreme Court stays NCLT order

The tribunal had issued the directive after the government moved the panel looking to safeguard the interests of nearly 20,000 home buyers who had invested in the realty firm. The NCLT, in its order, has said t...More..

Charlottesville Rejects Alt-Right Rally Planned for 2018
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Charlottesville Rejects Alt-Right Rally Planned for 2018

In the wake of the violence, President Donald Trump blamed people "on both sides" for what happened. The letters said that such events would "present a danger to public safety" and "cannot be accommodated wit...More..

Gov. Dayton appoints Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to replace Franken in Senate
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Gov. Dayton appoints Lt. Gov. Tina Smith to replace Franken in Senate

Smith, the lieutenant governor since 2015, will serve as senator until at least next fall, when voters are expected to choose a candidate to fill the remaining two years of Franken's term. "I know that she will...More..

UN official: North Koreans say it is important to prevent war
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

UN official: North Koreans say it is important to prevent war

But they did not offer any type of commitment to us at that point. The DPRK officials agreed that Feltman's visit was the first step and the dialogue should continue, said Feltman. The top diplomat's commen...More..

Arctic chill is coming: Here's how cold it will get
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Arctic chill is coming: Here's how cold it will get

Morning snow showers brought a fresh coating of snow to parts of the Poconos, but the steadiest snow Tuesday were well to our north over upstate NY and northern New England. Around an inch or less of snow will ...More..

Schoolboy Injured After Window Falls Off US Military Helicopter
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Schoolboy Injured After Window Falls Off US Military Helicopter

The helicopter returned to the US Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, located about 2.3 kilometres (1.4 miles) from the school, immediately after the incident. Given the conflicting opinions, the nursery school...More..

Saakashvili escapes pretrial detention in Ukraine on a judge's ruling
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Saakashvili escapes pretrial detention in Ukraine on a judge's ruling

Thousands of people rallied Sunday in central Kiev to demand the release of detained former Georgian leader Mikheil Saakashvili and the impeachment of his rival, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko. He serve...More..

Snow, high near 26 — TODAY'S FORECAST
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Snow, high near 26 — TODAY'S FORECAST

Less than half an inch of snow is possible, the weather service says. On Tuesday , the sun will rise at 7:47:33 a.m. and set at 5:01:51 p.m. South wind 5 to 9 miles per hour. A combination of strong winds, l...More..

WWE Wrestler Rich Swann Busted for Allegedly Battering, Imprisoning Wife
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

WWE Wrestler Rich Swann Busted for Allegedly Battering, Imprisoning Wife

Rich, according to the Gainesville PD police report , got into an argument with his wife and fellow professional wrestler, Vannarah Riggs . The report goes on to say that Riggs, once back in the vehicle, ...More..

Clashes erupt outside United States embassy in Beirut
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Clashes erupt outside United States embassy in Beirut

On Sunday, violence erupted for a fourth day in the occupied Palestinian territories in response to Trump's announcement. "I think the sooner the Palestinians come to grips with this reality, the sooner we'll m...More..

'Ready Player One' Trailer Turns Virtual Reality Into a Dangerous Game
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

'Ready Player One' Trailer Turns Virtual Reality Into a Dangerous Game

Ernest Cline's novel has a great structure and a solid concept-a guy enters a virtual reality space where he goes on a quest to discover three keys that will give him ownership of the entire virtual reality-...More..

Kirsten Gillibrand calls Donald Trump tweet 'sexist smear'
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Kirsten Gillibrand calls Donald Trump tweet 'sexist smear'

The Denver Post editorial board has called on state lawmakers accused of sexual harassment to step down. In October, the White House said its official stance on the matter is that all of those women are lyin...More..

Austria: At least 1 dead, 21 injured in gas hub blast
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Austria: At least 1 dead, 21 injured in gas hub blast

The emergency services said one person was killed and 21 injured, one seriously. However, "transit through Austria to the south and southeast regions is now negatively impacted", it added. Analysts believe, h...More..

Deadline to sign up for 2018 health insurance is Friday
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Deadline to sign up for 2018 health insurance is Friday

Local officials say people who had expected their cost of insurance to increase have been pleasantly surprised after going through the enrollment process this year. Over 27,500 residents signed up for coverage ...More..

Hanukkah 2017: Why Is It 8 Days?
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Hanukkah 2017: Why Is It 8 Days?

The Jewish holiday Hanukkah is upon us, and to mark the eight-day holiday, dignitaries will gather to light the National Menorah across from the White House , and families will light their own nine-armed men...More..

Head of rescue operations stated in the massive Iran quake tragedy
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Head of rescue operations stated in the massive Iran quake tragedy

A magnitude 7.3 quake struck the border area between Iraq and Iran . It was more shallow - only 10 kilometer deep, a factor which amplifies the shaking, the survey said. "Overall, the population in this region...More..

PM Najib to attend Islamic summit on Jerusalem
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

PM Najib to attend Islamic summit on Jerusalem

The OIC has officially agreed on the United Nations' two-state solution as the only viable way to resolve the Israel-Palestine conflict. The premier is accompanied by Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif, Punjab Chie...More..