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by | December 13, 2017 | 09:29

Netanyahu spoke Sunday in Paris at a press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron days after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital, breaking with decades of American foreign policy. The decision sparked protests and backlash across the Muslim world. Late on Saturday Arab foreign ministers meeting in Cairo urged the United States to abandon its decision and said the move would spur violence throughout the region.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:30

If you'd like to volunteer for the wreath laying, please be there for the ceremony, which starts promptly at 10 a.m. Veterans, state leaders, and service members on Monday placed wreaths at war memorials around Legislative Hall in Dover as part of a Wreaths Across America event.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:11

No one else was on the bus when the fire started at approximately 7 a.m. near Oakland, which is 35 miles east of Omaha, Nebraska. The passenger was identified as Megan Klindt, a student at the Riverside Junior/Senior High School. By the time firefighters arrived, the bus was engulfed in flames. The Iowa driver, identified as Donald Henricks, 76, had been with the Riverside Community School District for almost 15 years and was also a local city council member.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:06

Although congressional approval of Duterte's request was already expected, several lawmakers still questioned the constitutionality of another extension, considering that combat operations in Marawi City have ended and there is no actual rebellion or invasion.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:49

Ms Ristevki's brother Stephen Williams lives in Melbourne . Ms Ristevski's disappearance was described as "highly irregular" at the time. Hundreds of people attended a funeral for Karen in March, where Ristebski was one of the people carrying her coffin.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:52

The U.N. political chief said Tuesday that senior North Korea officials told him during a four-day visit to the country last week "that it was important to prevent war" over the country's rapidly advancing nuclear and ballistic missile programs.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:04

Russian President Vladimir Putin called today for Israeli-Palestinian peace talks to resume, including on Jerusalem , following the controversial USA decision to recognise the city as Israel's capital. Turkey expects to receive its first such system in 2019, defense Minister Nurettin Canikli said in November adding that the deal includes two S-400 systems while one was optional.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:06

One firefighter suffered neck burns and was treated at a hospital, authorities said. Almost 70 firefighters were still working to douse hot spots. The fire broke out at 4:50 a.m. Los Angeles City Councilman Mike Bonin said homeless people who were being moved around by increasingly restrictive city policies were making improvised homes in the city's fire-vulnerable canyons.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:23

Macron's appeal "gave me such a psychological boost, to have that kind of support, to have the head of state saying I value what you do", said victor Camille Parmesan of the University of Texas at Austin. The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change said its members and related groups, with more than $26tn under management in total, would work with companies to help them reduce emissions over the next five years, in accordance with the Paris goals.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:21

With the two leaders scheduled to meet two weeks after North Korea's November 29 test-launch of the ICBM-level Hwasong-15, attention is focusing on whether the two sides can achieve a breakthrough on the North Korean nuclear and missile issues.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:50

You should feel safe running to an officer. Her mother says Honestie was ordered to walk backwards with her hands up, then police put her in cuffs, patted her down and put her in the back of a cop vehicle. Lauren Taylor of Cascade Township reminded the commission that if justice is not delivered for the girl or her family, there will be no peace in the community or with the police department.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:12

The new demand follows a bombshell Monday report detailing that the wife of a Justice Department official who had contact a year ago with the author of the Trump dossier was herself working for Fusion GPS, the opposition research firm that commissioned the Trump dossier.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:10

Saudi-led forces in Yemen have opened a new front in the country's civil war beginning an advance on its main port and route for vital food supplies. He called on all groups involved in the conflict to "fully facilitate sustained and unimpeded humanitarian access, as required by worldwide humanitarian law".

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:08

We can talk about the weather if you want", he added. This appeared to represent a softening in the United States position, seeing as officials had previously demanded that Kim Jong-Un's regime demonstrate a willingness to consider giving up their arsenal.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:08

Several other women have made allegations against Moore since then. Crowd members yelled "liars!" and booed. Moore is facing multiple allegations of sexual misconduct after women accused him of having inappropriate contact with them when they were teenagers and he was in his 30s, including one woman who alleged Moore initiated a sexual encounter with her when she was 14 and he was 32.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:05

Met department said there has been moderate to heavy snowfall in many areas of the Valley with Gulmarg receiving the highest so far. The army has begun rescue operations and pressed specialised teams into operation. Meanwhile, a porter working with Army slipped to death from a mountain top due to slippery conditions following fresh snowfall in border town of Gurez on Monday.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:49

An alliance of communists and Maoists are set to win Nepal's first parliamentary election since 1999. The Left Alliance of Nepal - the Communist Party of Nepal - Unified Marxist Leninist (CPM-UML) and the Maoist Centre - have secured two-third majority in the parliament.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:39

May met with her Cabinet on Monday before a scheduled address to the House of Commons, where she will update lawmakers on the agreement reached Friday with the European Union that covers the main divorce issues. The Independent understands that the European Parliament is to revise its red lines following comments by David Davis that the agreement was just a "statement of intent" and claims in the Commons by Ms May that the United Kingdom would not be bound to pay its divorce bill if no trade ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:15

Thousands protested outside the U.S. Embassy in the Indonesian capital on Sunday against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, many waving banners saying "Palestine is in our hearts". Trump "didn't talk about boundaries, he didn't talk about borders". Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not meet Vice President Mike Pence during his visit to the region, Foreign Minister Riyad Al-Maliki said on Saturday.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:11

He said the traffic was suspended on Monday after landslides blocked the road at Ramban. Traffic authorities have also suspended traffic on Mughal road, connecting the twin Poonch and Rajouri districts a precautionary measure in view of the weather forecast predicting moderate to heavy snowfall for more two days.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:13

This year marks the first that MA has held the distinction as the healthiest state in America. That is the largest improvement for any state since 2012 but is still 2.5 percent higher than the national average of 17.1 percent. "This report highlights the notable progress that our state is making to improve the health and wellbeing of every individual living in the commonwealth", Gov.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:06

Shankar and Kausalya were attacked in March 2016 in Udumalpet, around 540 km from here, after their inter-caste marriage. The Tamil Nadu Police had charge-sheeted 11 persons in the case. Of these, except for Annalakshmi, Pandithurai and Prassanna, all other eight including Chinnasamy have been indicted. V Sankar (left) was brutally hacked to death previous year.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:06

After all, in 2014, as many as 1,581lawmakers - that is Members of Parliament (MPs) and Members of Legislative Assemblies (MLAs) - were facing prosecution in a mind-boggling 13,500 cases. SC Justices Ranjan Gogoi and Navin Sinha emphasised the need to set up special courts by pointing out that on average 4,200 cases are handled by each of the 17,000 subordinate courts.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:07

People living in nine states that run their own exchanges will have more time to sign up. And that demand will nearly certainly increase in the final days, according to Washington and Lee University professor and ACA expert Tim Jost. "There are a number of people who have been very pleasantly surprised", Wilson said. It also surfaced in other states besides IL, she said. "When you shorten enrollment periods, people who don't particularly need insurance usually wait until the last minute ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 03:29

The Irish Air Line Pilots' Association (IALPA) union disagreed, saying that the 117 pilots expected to take part in the strike make up nearly 90 percent of the pilots directly employed by Ryanair in Ireland . Although the number of employees involved in the strike is fewer than the total number of Irish-based Ryanair pilots, the action will have impact because planes can not legally or safely fly without a captain.