69 years passed since partition of Palestine

Prior to last month's USA presidential election, many were certain that Obama, like Bill Clinton years earlier, would in fact use his final weeks in office to try to secure for himself a positive legacy regarding the Middle East conflict. Carter is o... More..

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Fire officials investigating cause of Boston-area fire
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Fire officials investigating cause of Boston-area fire

People can donate to the fund at Cambridgema.gov/firefund. "We have to lift up and comfort those affected", said Mayor Denise Simmons. The Cambridge Fire Department said they were thankful the incident st...More..

Petition to scrap new £5 note due to use of animal fat
by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Petition to scrap new £5 note due to use of animal fat

Major controversy raged this week over the revelation that the new notes, which have been in circulation for about two-and-a-half months, contained animal fat - specifically beef tallow. "We respect those conce...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Afghan President to return Pak's $ 500 mln to fight terrorism

Delegates from 45 participating and supporting countries attended the sixth Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process conference, which is organised to deliberate upon the situation in Afghanistan and how to improve it. H...More..

Obama: Health care act is law, US can't go backward
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Obama: Health care act is law, US can't go backward

President-elect Donald Trump at first said he'd repeal it but now says he would ask Congress to keep many of its provisions. Price, an orthopedic surgeon, has several times introduced bills in Congress to rep...More..

Americans divided on Obamacare repeal
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Americans divided on Obamacare repeal

Bush, to serve as the secretary of the Department of Transportation. Some Republican governors are reportedly concerned about the political impact of depriving 22 million constituents of their newly acquired he...More..

The Netherlands Kills 190000 Ducks to Prevent the Spread of Bird Flu
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

The Netherlands Kills 190000 Ducks to Prevent the Spread of Bird Flu

H5N8 is not known to infect humans, but the contagious strain can spread rapidly among birds. Officials said they were checking for bird flu at farms within three kilometres of the original site and imposed a...More..

Snag free Frosty desserts from Wendy's for a year
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Snag free Frosty desserts from Wendy's for a year

The company says 90% of the money will go towards the Dave Thomas Foundation, which supports foster children. The foundation alluded to in that tweet is the Dave Thomas Foundation, a non-profit organization...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Zuckerberg's posts mistakenly stripped from Facebook

It seems not even Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg can evade the powers of his own social network censors after a number of his posts were temporarily deleted, including his remarks on the impact of "fake news" on ...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Grassley Wants Trump AG Hearings Before Inauguration, Warns Against Character Attacks

Trump's selection of Sessions as his attorney general should concern everyone, not only because of the senator's background but also because Trump nominated him to that office with full knowledge of that backgr...More..

Buffalo Bills tackle Henderson suspended 10 games by NFL
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Buffalo Bills tackle Henderson suspended 10 games by NFL

Since suspensions don't happen on the first positive test, the 10-game suspension must be the result of, at least, a third violation. "However, there should be". "It is absolutely unacceptable that Roger Goode...More..

CowBuzz: A Closer Look At Cowboys' #MyCauseMyCleats Custom Cleats Reveal
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

CowBuzz: A Closer Look At Cowboys' #MyCauseMyCleats Custom Cleats Reveal

According to the National Football League, more than 500 players plan to participate in the campaign with several players sharing their custom creations on Twitter. Many more Vikings and Cowboys players will we...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Barack Obama Thinks Weed Should Be Treated Like Tobacco & Booze

President Obama says marijuana should be treated like cigarettes and alcohol, is criticizing the DEA for being behind the times on cannabis and believes that the legalization debate is now ripe like the convers...More..

I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!

The camp mates looked dejected as Jordan convinced them but a smiling Larry appeared behind him giving the game away. She admitted she had to scrub herself down for an hour after gathering layers of dirt from...More..

Feds to residents of public housing: No smoking allowed
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Feds to residents of public housing: No smoking allowed

Castro said the new rule will improve the health of more than two million public housing residents nationwide, including more than 700,000 children and 130,000 seniors. "We've never evicted anybody for this",...More..

Sleep deprivation costs United Kingdom 40 billion pounds a year
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Sleep deprivation costs United Kingdom 40 billion pounds a year

Inadequate sleep is more than an inconvenience - a new report shows it costs the USA economy a whopping $41 billion each year and a staggering amount of productivity too. The U.S. had the biggest financial ...More..

Highest Increase in Acute STEMI Risk for Youngest Smokers
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Highest Increase in Acute STEMI Risk for Youngest Smokers

To find out, a team of researchers led by Ever Grech of The South Yorkshire Cardiothoracic Centre at Northern General Hospital in Sheffield, England, examined data from 1,727 adults who underwent treatment for ...More..

First above average Atlantic hurricane season since 2012
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

First above average Atlantic hurricane season since 2012

It was the first Atlantic hurricane that formed in January since 1938, the Weather Channel said. "Our ocean water temperature is dropping down to the 60s real fast and that's way too cold for anything tropica...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Pistons win with balanced attack

It wasn't a pretty night to give the home folks, and right now the Celtics are a middling 10-8. And with point guard Reggie Jackson (left knee) nearing a return after missing every game so far this season, i...More..

Marines prepare for Toys for Tots donations
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Marines prepare for Toys for Tots donations

For more information on the MDTA's collection efforts, visit mdta.maryland.gov. Shears said the department is specifically seeking toys for children ages infant to 2, and for children ages 6 and older. The ...More..