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Nazareth cancels Christmas celebrations to protest USA move on Jerusalem

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Trump's decision, which included a plan to move the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , fulfilled the requirements of a 1995 law that was adopted overwhelmingly by the Senate (93-5) and the House (374-37). It angered the Arab world, amid further plans to move the United States embassy to Jerusalem. The city is also claimed by the Palestinian population, and Jerusalem is home to some of the most sacred sites in Christianity, Judaism and Islam. Read More »

Kashmir Valley freezes at sub-zero temperatures

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Later stranded vehicles at Banihal were allowed to move towards Kashmir valley after snow was removed on the road. Traffic on the highway was suspended on Monday afternoon following snowfall on this side of the Jawahar tunnel and landslides, triggered by rain, between Ramban and Ramsu. Read More »

Police probe Montana remains for link to Mich. boys

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The brothers were last seen in John Skelton's backyard on the day they were supposed to be returned to their mother. Law enforcement officers in western Montana had a person of interest on Wednesday that they wanted to interview after a box containing the bones and teeth of three children were found in the shed of a Missoula home in September. Read More »

Russian military officials arrive in North Korea as Tillerson softens stance

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The visit came two weeks after another delegation of Russian lawmakers visited Pyongyang. The visit comes days after Russian President Vladimir Putin made a triumphant trip to the Middle East to hail the success of a military effort to shore up Syria's President Bashar al-Assad and announce deeper ties with Turkey and Egypt - including a $21 billion nuclear energy deal. Read More »

Were Analysts Bullish Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) This Week?

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Crown Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CCK) has risen 7.50% since December 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.17% the S&P500. Companies with a high P/E ratio are typically growth stocks. Cowen & Co has "Buy" rating and $100.0 target. UBS maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, February 5 report. (NYSE:WMT) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 2 by Robert W. Read More »

Donald Trump loses key White House ally as Omarosa resigns

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Kelly became angry, and had her escorted from the building. "We wish her the best in future endeavors and are grateful for her service", a White House official said in a statement. Omarosa was left with one-third of the estate of her late fiance Michael Clarke Duncan, which is reported to be between $1 and $5 million. Her resignation - she was Trump's most visible African-American adviser - immediately raised questions about diversity in the senior ranks of the White House. Read More »

Fire engineer dies as California's Thomas Fire keeps burning

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He was pronounced dead on scene, she said. Pimlott said a serious accident review team would investigate what exactly led to Iverson's death. "Until this review is complete, there is nothing more I can share". 4, has devastated its destructive path as it destroyed 930 structures and damaged another 193, according to CAL FIRE. Firefighting costs so far were tallied at 74.7 million dollars (£55.6 million), according to Cal Fire. Read More »

Trump Tax Reform Speech

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Trump declared they have reached an agreement that will "deliver more jobs, higher wages and massive tax relief for American families and for American companies". "They're even larger than anticipated", he said. Trump pledged to make the USA economy "work for you again", referring to four middle-income American families who were in attendance at the White House during his speech. Read More »

USA jets use warning flares to chase away Russian jets over Syria

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But the USA says Russian planes have flown into its zone six to eight times a day. Sputnik News reported that the Russian Defense Ministry released a statement denying that Russian Su-25s were intercepted by U.S. The statement said Trump and Putin "agreed to maintain open military channels of communication between military professionals to help ensure the safety of both United States and Russian forces and de-confliction of partnered forces engaged in the fight against ISIS". Read More »

The White House just released the Trump family's first official Christmas portrait

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The first lady share the photo on her official Twitter page on Friday, saying: "Merry Christmas from President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump ". Around the time of the release of their Christmas card, Melania unveiled the White House's Christmas decorations. But despite the fancy decorations and festive cheer of the White House, it appears Melania wants to celebrate Christmas somewhere far away. Read More »

Two Palestinian militants killed in Gaza explosion

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The shelling was carried out after the discovery of the missile that was sacked towards Israel from the Palestinian territory. Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh said in a combative speech that the US and Israel have found themselves isolated following President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Read More »

Pakistan objects to Tillerson's statement

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Tillerson said earlier he did not enjoy dealing with North Korea and Pakistan . White House spokeswoman Sarah Huakabee-Sanders insisted President Trump's position on North Korea hasn't changed, and that he still believes any negotiations with the country are "pointless". Read More »

Amit Shah votes; asks people to continue Gujarat's 'vikas yatra'

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According to reports, the BJP national president today went to a booth in Ahmedabad along with his wife, Sonal, and his son, Jay Shah, to cast his vote in the final phase of polls in Gujarat . Modi, registered as a voter in Ranip area of Ahmedabad , exercised his right at the polling booth at Nishan Vidyalaya in Ranip region of the city. Read More »

Congress, BJP workers clash in Anand

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A poll on NDTV said the BJP would get 112 seats and the Congress 70. So if one goes by the upper limit of the News 24-Today's Chanakya prediction, it would be the BJP's best performance ever and just a little less than the Congress 149/182 sweep under Madhavsinh Solanki in 1985, but still below Amit Shah 's prediction of 150 seats. Read More »

The Church of the Good Shepherd Advent & Christmas Worship Events

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Chapel Street Congregational Church , 185 Chapel St., Lincoln, will have a service with Communion at 10 a.m., on Sunday, Dec. 24, and a traditional candlelight service with Communion at 9 p.m. Blue Christmas: In the midst of joy and the anticipation of Christ's arrival, a Blue Christmas service sets aside a time to acknowledge the darkness of the loss and pain that are present in our lives. Read More »

OH bill one step closer to prohibiting Down syndrome abortions

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The bill passed following a 20-12 vote , and is set to be delivered to the office of Republican Governor John Kasich , who has 10 days to sign it into law. "Every Ohioan deserves the right to life, no matter how many chromosomes they have", Michael Gonidakis, president of Ohio Right to Life, said in a statement . Read More »

'Long road to a referendum' ARC on the Committee's recommendations

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They said that owing to the complexity of legislating for cases of rape and incest, it would be more appropriate to make terminations legal, with no restrictions on the reason, up to 12 weeks into a pregnancy. "For anyone who doubts what today's vote represents, I would encourage them to look at the evidence of abortionist Dr Peter Thompson to the committee where he let the mask slip and described in graphic detail how the baby is first paralysed by the abortionist, who then injects poison ... Read More »

Suspects arrested in drive-by killing of rapper Chinx

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According to NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill, Hill and Homere stalked Pickens and his passenger, shooting 15 bullets in their vehicle while it was stopped at a red light on Queens Boulevard. Queens rapper Lionel " Chinx " Pickens sitting inside his silver Porsche at a red light on Queens Blvd.in Briarwood when a auto pulled up and the occupants opened fire. Read More »

Children's Health Insurance Program on the back burner

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Nationwide, CHIP covers almost 9 million children of working families who earn too much to qualify for Medicaid but can't afford or access private coverage. "The oath we take when we're given these white coats obligates us to advocate on behalf of our current and future patients", said University of Chicago medical student Eric Sullivan. Read More »

Ockhi cyclone: Toll rises to 68

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The anxiety is about people who had gone in such small vessels, he added. "I express my sympathy to all those who lost their family members". Congress party was committed to establishment of a ministry for fishermen at the national level, he said, as the gathering applauded and greeted his announcement. Read More »

Top North Korean officials 'punished for taking bribes'

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Rodman, who won five championships with the Bulls and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2011, previously spoke about his buddy Kim Jong-Un back in June, when he made his most recent trip to North Korea . This picture of a jovial Kim Jong-un standing atop a snowy mountain sparked fears that blood was set to be shed in North Korea. Meanwhile, President Trump's administration is doing everything in its power to persuade North Korea to grace the negotiation table. Read More »

U.S. envoy Haley to show Iran 'deliberately violated' obligations

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The resolution was adopted in 2015 in support of the nuclear deal with Iran. Haley will go after Iran for allegedly providing missiles to Houthi rebels fighting in Yemen . Trump's decertification set off a 60-day period for Congress to decide whether or not to reimpose sanctions on Iran, which it declined. The former SC governor also said there is a "lot more" uncomfortable evidence the global community will see about Iran's involvement in the future. Read More »

At least three dead after train hits school bus in France

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Le Figaro reported that the bus has been cut in two in the crash about 4pm, saying at least four people had been killed. Helicopters took the injured to hospital. The prime minister, Edouard Philippe, and education minister, Jean-Michel Banquer, were on their way to the scene. "Given the severity of the accident, the Pyrénées-Orientales prefect has chose to activate the departmental operational centre so the actions of different (emergency) services can be coordinated". Read More »

United States navy's planned visit to Taiwan angers China

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That prompted a senior US -based Chinese diplomat to say last week that China would invade Taiwan the instant any USA navy vessel visited Taiwan. "China is resolutely opposed to this, and we have already lodged stern representations with the USA government", Lu told a daily news briefing. Read More »

OH man accused of offering Sprite, chicken Alfredo for sex with minor

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Maruna allegedly offered the undercover officer lube, Sprite, and chicken alfredo. Maruna was also reportedly busted with an iPhone, Macbook computer and three zip drives. According to police, both agreed to get together on Tuesday, Dec. 12, and Maruna would bring lubricant, chicken alfredo and Sprite. In addition to the refreshments, Maruna also had a bottle of Astroglide lubrication and Vaseline lotion and him when he was arrested. Read More »

Fatal gas plant explosion 'injures 18' and melts cars

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The facility was "shut down in a controlled state and is offline", the company said. Firefighters stand outside a gas plant after an explosion occurred near Baumgarten an der March, Austria, Tuesday, Dec. He added that "technical problems" caused the explosion, and that there was "no indication of terrorism". At least one person was killed and several were injured in the blast. Read More »

Vice President Pence to delay trip to Mideast over tax bill

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Republicans can afford to lose two votes while counting on Pence to break a tie. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence delivers remarks with officials, first responders and victims near the site of the shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, in Sutherland Springs, Texas, U.S., November 8, 2017. Read More »

North Korea's Supreme Leader Vows to Produce More Nukes, Honors Scientists

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Meeting in Beijing's Great Hall of the People, Mr Xi told Mr Moon that the goal of denuclearising the Korean peninsula must be stuck to, and that war and chaos can not be allowed to happen, state media said. The two leaders agreed that the two Koreas should be free of nuclear weapons and rejected the plan by the regime under North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to complete its nuclear arms and ballistic missile programs. Read More »

European Union leaders to debate "highly divisive "migrant quotas at summit"

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According to the source who spoke about the upcoming European Union talks on the bloc's migration policy and prospects of the arrangements regarding combating the refugee crisis, "on Thursday evening there will not be decisions on whether there will be mandatory quotas or there will not be mandatory quotas", but there will be a "discussion on the way forward, which is to lead all 28 in this case into a consensual solution by June". Read More »

Japan says it and United States share stance pressure needed on North Korea

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Feltman's visit was made upon North Korea's invitation. The White House has declined to say whether President Donald Trump, who has taken a tougher rhetorical line toward Pyongyang, gave approval to Tillerson's overture. Undersecretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman was successful, although noted that "it is hard to immediately measure" the result of diplomacy. Read More »