by | December 25, 2017 | 09:24

At least five people were killed in a suicide bomber attack on the capital Kabul today. "We still do not know the target of the attack but it happened on the main road", he added. The resurgent Taliban and increasingly IS are both stepping up their assaults on security installations and mosques. The siege ended after a three-hour standoff with police which left all the attackers dead, Kabul police said.

by | December 25, 2017 | 08:40

CNN, when it announced the launch of " The Update " in August, touted it as a rundown of the biggest news from CNN reporters and bureaus around the world. Snapchat has been very careful about making sure its partners create original content for the Discover vertical. CNN was hoping to leverage that audience to build out its viewership.

by | December 25, 2017 | 08:22

The greatest people on Earth". From his Florida estate, Mar-a-Lago, where Trump is spending the holidays, he spoke by video hook-up to members of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard , stationed in Qatar, Kuwait and Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

by | December 25, 2017 | 08:17

Violaine Demaret, the prefecture official told The Associated Press , that two civil security helicopters dropped rescue personnel over every vehicle to open the roof hatches, release the skiers inside and lower them down to safety. Rescuers accessed the top of each gondola and released the skiers through the roof hatch before lowering them to the ground. She said the rescue operation was completed before nightfall.

by | December 25, 2017 | 06:35

The statement, which was posted on the Transport Ministry's Facebook page, did not elaborate on the reasons for the move. The airline said in a tweet that it would stop Dubai-Tunis service from today (December 25) until further notice. Tunisian blogger Dr Sahbi Amri told Quds Press that they ban was humiliating to everyone in Tunisia, not just Tunisian women. In a statement on Friday, Tunisia's Ministry of Transport said such actions were "illegal" and "contradictory to the regulations ...

by | December 25, 2017 | 06:07

After the Shalash funeral in Jabalia, Palestinians went to the border with Israel where they threw stones at soldiers, who responded with tear gas and live bullets. Guatemala was one of the few countries to vote with the US against passing a non-binding resolution at the United Nations declaring Trump's Jerusalem decision " null and void ".

by | December 25, 2017 | 06:10

The rest of the week is looking fairly dry and cold with temperatures in the 30s and 40s. The further north and west you go from there, the better your chances to see more snow. Some temperature moderation is expected later in the week, but it comes with a new threat of snow as a series of weather disturbances move east from the Plains.

by | December 25, 2017 | 03:13

He leads the National Football League in interceptions. Cleveland will have the first overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. Starting running back Isiah Crowell has 788 rushing yards and two touchdowns this season but has been very inconsistent.

by | December 25, 2017 | 01:50

Bush. He said he told the Afghan leaders that his presence in the country was tangible evidence that the United States is "here to see this through". The spokesperson stressed that "focus should be on creating peace and reconciliation mechanisms". In speaking to troops on Thursday, Pence said Trump had put the country "on notice".

by | December 24, 2017 | 22:25

The snowfall is expected to start around 9 pm on Christmas Eve, tapering off overnight or on Christmas Day. While the snow is great news for reindeer looking to get St. As a result, motorists should anticipate hazardous road conditions, and prepare for longer travel times over the holidays. We should see snow covering much of the region from 6 AM to Noon, with most of the wintry conditions wrapping up by 3 PM.

by | December 24, 2017 | 21:24

El-Mofty fired several times at a Capitol Police officer and then shot and injured a state trooper. Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico said that there was "no doubt" that El-Mofty had specifically targeted police officers during the spree and asked anybody who had information about him to contact 911, ABC News reported .

by | December 24, 2017 | 20:25

The North Korean Foreign Minister has stated that the country will continue to develop its nuclear program "for self-defense purposes" to protect itself from "hostile" acts by the US. The North Korean foreign ministry said its nuclear weapons were a self-defensive deterrence not in contradiction of worldwide law. He also threatened that other countries that voted in favor of the sanctions can not avoid paying a "heavy price for what they have done".

by | December 24, 2017 | 20:05

The aircraft AG600, code-named "Kunlong", successfully soared into the sky from the Jinwan Civil Aviation Airport. The Communist Party of China Central Committee and the State Council congratulated all those engaged in the mission, including those from the Ministry of Industry and Information, the Civil Aviation Administration of China and the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC).

by | December 24, 2017 | 19:27

Deputies did not immediately know how many people were on the plane but said all of them died. Polk County Fire Rescue is also on the scene. Investigators are at the site attempting to decipher the cause of the crash. The Tampa Bay area is under a dense fog advisory until 10 a.m. PCSO and NTSB are investigating the deaths and the crash. Once local authorities release the names and conditions of those on board, the FAA will release the aircraft registration information.

by | December 24, 2017 | 19:20

In their letter, published on New Zealand's The Spinoff website, the activist fans, Justine Sachs and Nadia Abu-Shanab wrote, "Please join the artistic boycott of Israel, cancel your Israeli tour dates and make a stand". Artists who have participated in the cultural boycott of Israel through the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement include Brian Eno and Pink Floyd's Roger Waters, writers Arundhati Roy and Eduardo Galeano and film-maker Ken Loach.

by | December 24, 2017 | 19:09

He shot the couple and then shot himself in the head, a detective told Kuhn, according to the Post . A 17-year-old boy has been charged for murder after he shot dead his girlfriend's parents in Virginia , U.S., for their discontentment over his relationship with their daughter.

by | December 24, 2017 | 19:00

Police found no evidence he had any involvement in the incident that injured 19 people including the 32-year-old driver. The man was known to police for historical minor assault and traffic offences. A second person arrested at the scene, a 24-year-old man, had been filming the incident and allegedly had knives in his bag. "Credit to first responders who are doing us proud once again", he said.

by | December 24, 2017 | 18:49

It has outperformed by 14.93% the S&P500. Wells Fargo & Co set a $51.00 target price on BB&T (NYSE: BBT ) in a report released on Wednesday morning. The stock of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 27 by RBC Capital Markets. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of BBT in report on Wednesday, August 19 with "Hold" rating.

by | December 24, 2017 | 18:35

Queens and Kings counties have a weather statement in effect from Environment Canada . Snow and blowing snow is forecast to develop over Prince County Christmas Day morning, giving poor visibility in blowing snow. Poronaysk, with a population of just 16,000, is expected to be blanketed by 50 cm of snow on Christmas Day. The precipitation is expected to taper off in the evening.

by | December 24, 2017 | 18:32

The booklet will be given out to the Trump administration officials. "Pakistan is suffering directly due to unrest in the neighbouring country", he added. He underlined that the resolve of the nation of Pakistan remained strong to defeat terrorism. Addressing a ceremony held here in Pakistan embassy, Chaudhry said both Pakistan and U.S.

by | December 24, 2017 | 17:11

More than 70 firefighters took three hours to bring the fire under control while desperate keepers who live on the site in Regent's Park in the center of the city moved animals to safety. "It's too soon to speculate on the cause of the fire but we will be working very closely with fire investigators over the coming days and weeks". The zoo is expected to re-open on Sunday, officials said.

by | December 24, 2017 | 16:52

Two other personnel also sustained injuries and are under medical treatment. The Pakistan Army used mortars, automatics and small arms to target Indian positions on the LoC in the Shahpur area. Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas aged 32 years, belonged to District Bhandara, Maharashtra and is survived by his wife Avoli Moharkar. Lance Naik Gurmail Singh, aged 34 years, belonged to Amritsar, and is survived by his wife Kuljit Kaur and a daughter.

by | December 24, 2017 | 15:53

The decree published in the gazette also ordered 17 institutions to be shut down across Turkey including two newspapers and seven associations. The government accused Gulen of organizing the attempted coup. Critics say the government is using its emergency powers to jail opponents and silence dissent. Local and worldwide rights groups as well as Turkey's Western allies accuse President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government of using the failed coup as a pretext to silence opposition in the ...

by | December 24, 2017 | 15:35

Snow will fall in light-to-moderate bands Christmas morning before it wraps up in the afternoon. The wind chills on Christmas morning in the central US will plunge into the teens and 20s, with single digits and subzero wind chills further north.

by | December 24, 2017 | 15:34

Mr. Moore denied these claims, but amid the national conversation on sexual harassment, the story persisted. Bannon's seeking other GOP Senate candidates like Moore who would support toppling McConnell as majority leader. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is optimistic, saying 2018 may be a year of bipartisan achievements. "Well, in regards to the presidents tweeting habits, I haven't been a fan until this week", McConnell said.