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Britain in favour of UN Security Council resolution on Jerusalem

Britain in favour of UN Security Council resolution on Jerusalem A spokesman for the Palestinian president, Mahmoud Abbas, responded to the veto by saying it was "unacceptable and threatens the stability of the worldwide community because it disrespects it". Trump, breaking away from the decades-old US policy of neutrality on the issue, announced on December 6 that the USA embassy would be relocated from Tel Aviv to the disputed holy city, which was regarded as... [Full Article...]

Words banned at CDC were also banned at other HHS agencies

But one of the agencies, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), was allegedly given a list of seven prohibited words or phrases, the reported over Friday and. It is someone you know, someone you love -someone who is hurting because of a decision about their health they were not included in. That the agency could be censoring certain language sparked alarm and anger from some ... [Full Article...]

Obama protected Hezbollah in order to preserve Iranian nuclear deal — Politico investigation

Obama protected Hezbollah in order to preserve Iranian nuclear deal — Politico investigation Despite having gathered substantial evidence, officials at the US Department of Justice and US Treasury Department reportedly delayed, rejected, or otherwise hindered DEA requests for further investigations, arrests, sanctions, or prosecutions, Politico reported. [Full Article...]

National Guard Drops Fire Retardant on Thomas Fire in Santa Barbara Hills

National Guard Drops Fire Retardant on Thomas Fire in Santa Barbara Hills Some 18,000 structures are still considered threatened by flames. Nearly a dozen fearless firefighters grinned in the photo, appearing to help themselves to heaping portions of pasta and burgers. Fallen firefighter Cory Iverson, 32, who succumbed to burns and smoke inhalation while battling the massive Thomas fire , was honored. Rob Lowe helped firefighters and then invited them to help thems... [Full Article...]

Sheriff: Dogs ate owner after mauling her to death

Sheriff: Dogs ate owner after mauling her to death The father of 22-year-old Bethany Lynn Stephens called 911 shortly before 8:20 p.m., then went looking for his daughter off Manakin Road in Goochland, about 18 miles outside Richmond, where his daughter often walked her dogs, KTLA sister station WTVR in Richmond reported. [Full Article...]

Sarah Mullally is first woman appointed Bishop of London

Sarah Mullally is first woman appointed Bishop of London Her new diocese covers 277 square miles of Greater London north of the Thames from Staines in the west to the Isle of Dogs in the east and as far north as Enfield. To be given the opportunity to do that now in this vibrant world-city is a wonderful privilege'. Anglican churches in countries such as Africa still do not ordain women as priests. [Full Article...]

No EVMs Tampered With in Gujarat Assembly Elections: CEC

No EVMs Tampered With in Gujarat Assembly Elections: CEC And said people of Gujarat still need to be aware of the EVM tampering as there is the only difference of 1000 to 2000 votes between BJP and Congress . One of the party workers told ANI, "We are guarding the strong rooms across the state where EVMs, VVPATs are kept, to check and prevent any tampering". [Full Article...]

Theresa May promises to negotiate a 'rapid' Brexit transition deal

Theresa May promises to negotiate a 'rapid' Brexit transition deal Barnier said: "They have to realise there won't be any cherry picking". And, again, we would need to discuss that and see what the specific solution would be. Mr Barnier had said there was "no way" Britain could combine the trade benefits enjoyed by single market member Norway with the simpler but less comprehensive deal offered to Canada. [Full Article...]

N.Korean 'Black Market Agent' Arrested in Australia

N.Korean 'Black Market Agent' Arrested in Australia Mr. Choi was a naturalized Australian citizen who had lived in the country for more than 30 years, the police said. The man was purely attempting to raise revenue for North Korea for a patriotic objective, Gaughan said. It is also alleged he was trying to raise money by selling coal from North Korea to bodies in Indonesia and Vietnam, reported The Australian. The AFP has not ruled out additi... [Full Article...]

Snowfall warning in effect for East Vancouver Island

Snowfall warning in effect for East Vancouver Island The weather will become more wintery over the south coast this week. According to Environment Canada, a deepening low-pressure system will track across northern Washington State, near the B.C. Rain and wet snow is expected to start Monday night and will continue Tuesday. East Vancouver Island and Victoria will likely be the snowiest regions across the South Coast on Tuesday, though much of i... [Full Article...]

Night Temp Improves in Kashmir, Kargil Still Coldest

Night Temp Improves in Kashmir, Kargil Still Coldest The winter capital as well as the Kargil town of Ladakh division experienced coldest nights of the season on Saturday as the minimum temperature at these two places went down owing to a dry weather. Keeping in view the condition of the road, especially between the Jawahar Tunnel and Ramban, coupled with narrow width at some places, only one-way traffic is feasible on the highway, a traffic departm... [Full Article...]

Senior Honduran official rejects new election call amid protests

Senior Honduran official rejects new election call amid protests Honduras has been rocked by protests calling for another electoral round following an electoral process ridden with fraud allegations and irregularities, which supporters of center-left candidate Salvador Nasralla say robbed them of the election. [Full Article...]

Is Pentagon still probing UFO sightings? Answer is cryptic

Is Pentagon still probing UFO sightings? Answer is cryptic The estimated cost of the programme was about $22 million per year. "I've done something that no one has done before". However, it is said that later the funding was shifted to other projects in 2012. Specifically, the company modified buildings in Las Vegas to store metal alloys and other materials recovered from unidentified aerial phenomena. This means that many people in the military who enc... [Full Article...]

Zimbabwe army leaves streets a month after Mugabe's ouster

Zimbabwe army leaves streets a month after Mugabe's ouster The news came as Mr Chiwenga appeared on state television warning the army would step in to put a stop to feuding in the ruling ZANU-PF party. "The appointment of Chiwenga..., which I think is inevitable, will be a confirmation that the military is a salient factor in the politics of the country", said Eldred Masunungure, a political analyst at the University of Zimbabwe. [Full Article...]

President Assad: Successive Victories to Speed up Reconstruction Process in Syria

The airbase, located south-east of the city of Latakia, is operated by the Russian Air Force. Russian Federation and Iran support Assad, while a US -led coalition, including France, backs anti-government forces. The Geneva talks involve some figures who neither represent the Syrian people nor have their own opinion, while during preparations for the Sochi congress, two fields of dialogue have be... [Full Article...]

British Columbia strengthens ban on trophy hunting of grizzly bears

British Columbia strengthens ban on trophy hunting of grizzly bears The previous B.C. Liberal government promised during the election end trophy hunting of grizzlies but only in the Great Bear Rainforest region on the B.C. During the election campaign, the government and candidates fell under vast pressure to end trophy hunting for good. The government will also be moving forward with a broader consultation process on a renewed wildlife management strategy for... [Full Article...]

Austria's Kurz Strikes Deal to Bring Far Right into Government

Austria's Kurz Strikes Deal to Bring Far Right into Government Meanwhile, Israel Hayom reported on Sunday that Kurz's new government has included a "clear reference to Israel's Jewish character" in its platform. When the FPO last entered government under the late Joerg Haider, who praised Hitler's employment policies, other European Union countries imposed sanctions on Vienna in protest. [Full Article...]

Pence delays trip to Middle East

Pence delays trip to Middle East U.S. President Donald Trump's December 6 announcement in which he overturned long-standing U.S. policy on Jerusalem and said he was recognizing it as Israel's capital. Acting out of caution for the vote, Pence has pushed back his trip. The itinerary had already seen several cancellations following Washington's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, but the White House attribute... [Full Article...]

New Trailer and Artwork for Peter Jackson's MORTAL ENGINES!

New Trailer and Artwork for Peter Jackson's MORTAL ENGINES! Two opposites, whose paths should never have crossed, forge an unlikely alliance that is destined to change the course of the future. Mortal Engines is set in a post-apocalyptic world where resources are scarce thanks to a catastrophic "Sixty Minute War" that decimated the Earth's environment and destroyed most technological and scientific knowledge. [Full Article...]

Chinese warplanes hold drill near Japan, S Korea, Taiwan

Chinese warplanes hold drill near Japan, S Korea, Taiwan The Chinese aircraft also flew through Japan's air defence identification zone, it added . South Korean military officials said the Chinese planes included two nuclear-capable Xian H-6 bombers, two J-11 fighter jets and a Tu-154 reconnaissance aircraft. [Full Article...]


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