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Tightest security ever for New Year's after deadly attacks

Tightest security ever for New Year's after deadly attacks Times Square, featured with Broadway Theaters and animated LED signs, is a symbol of New York City and the United States, March 25, 2012 in Manhattan, New York City. The area around Times Square will be sealed off with cement blocks and sanitation trucks filled with sand to stop a possible vehicle attack. NYC is expecting one of its coldest New Year's Eves ever - so dress WARM . [Full Article...]

Met Éireann issues status yellow wind warning for nine counties

Met Éireann issues status yellow wind warning for nine counties To follow on from a series of weather warnings that were issued over the past day or so, Met Éireann have issued yet another weather warning. The extent of ice will vary across the area with inland areas most prone. Snow accumulations of less than 2cm are expected but more is expected at higher elevations. "That is the first thing that people will have to take into account". [Full Article...]

ConCourt to deliver judgement on Zuma impeachment bid

ConCourt to deliver judgement on Zuma impeachment bid This was in relation to a previous ruling by the court that found Zuma failed to uphold the Constitution with regards to the Public Protector's remedial actions for the upgrades to his Nkandla homestead. ANC deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte said her party would study the judgments and discuss its full implications when its National Executive Committee meets on January 10. [Full Article...]

Court rules against OR bakers who refused to make gay wedding cake

Court rules against OR bakers who refused to make gay wedding cake In the oral arguments made before the U.S. Supreme Court in December 2017, the Justices asked whether the baker would sell a rainbow cake to a straight couple. However, yesterday the three-judge panel on the state appeals court ruled against the bakery, and now the bakers are deciding whether or not to appeal again. [Full Article...]

United States of America sanctions two N Koreans over missile program: statement

United States of America sanctions two N Koreans over missile program: statement The US has placed sanctions on two North Korean officials it says have led the development of nuclear missiles, the BBC News has reported. "UN Security Council sanctions prohibit the transfer of anything to a North Korean ship", the official told CNN . [Full Article...]

Brace yourself! Serious cold snap for Delmarva all this week

Brace yourself! Serious cold snap for Delmarva all this week The temperature hit 32 below zero this morning at the Watertown International Airport - setting a new record low daily temperature for Watertown, reported the National Weather Service. Though they passed several cars that got stuck in the snow, the couple made it to her parents' home safely. Interstates 79 and 90 have been shut down. [Full Article...]

Russia Probe 'Makes the Country Look Very Bad'

Russia Probe 'Makes the Country Look Very Bad' While there's no public evidence that this occurred, Mueller reportedly has already interviewed staffers "to determine if the joint [RNC-Trump campaign] effort was related to the activities of Russian trolls and bots aimed at influencing the American electorate". [Full Article...]

Israel responds with raids to Gaza rockets

Israel responds with raids to Gaza rockets However, it is also a disputed territory, contested by both Israel and Palestine, which sees it as a capital of its future state. Israel's Iron Dome anti-rocket system intercepted two of the rockets but the third one hit a building in a kibbutz, a small rural community, in the regional council of Sha'ar Ha'negev, causing minor damage to the building with no injuries reported. [Full Article...]

South Korea seizes Hong Kong vessel for transferring oil to North

South Korea seizes Hong Kong vessel for transferring oil to North There were no plans to vaccinate the general public, the Blue House spokesman said. The North Korean soldier who risked his life in November to defect to the South has formally expressed his desire to remain in the country and will have his medical bills paid in full. [Full Article...]

Gunman kills 3 in Cairo

Egyptian authorities are calling the attack a foiled attempt - as they say the gunmen had explosives that could have made the attack even deadlier. The Interior Ministry did not explain the reason for the different accounts. As per the reports, Cairo's security chief headed for the scene. They have increasingly targeted civilians as attacks on the security forces have become more hard. [Full Article...]

FDNY: At least 12 killed, 15 seriously injured in Bronx fire

FDNY: At least 12 killed, 15 seriously injured in Bronx fire Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro called the fire, "historic in its magnitude", because of the number of lives lost. The fire is located at 2363 Prospect Ave.in the Belmont section of the NY borough. The cause of the fire remains under investigation. "I tried calling her". Tenants of the building, a mix of native New Yorkers and Hispanic and African immigrants, fled down fire escapes. [Full Article...]

Man Fleeing Police Drives Pickup Off Astoria Pier

Man Fleeing Police Drives Pickup Off Astoria Pier OR police investigating reports of a trespasser at the Astoria riverfront Wednesday tried to arrest Timothy Erofeeff. Timofey Erofeeff, 27, from Scotts Mills in Marion County, had been spotted trespassing on boats. Fishermen on a nearby boat helped rescue him. He tried to escape by driving off a pier and into the Columbia River. Moreland said he was impressive by how quickly police and other... [Full Article...]

United States and Israel formulate a plan to stop Iran - together

United States and Israel formulate a plan to stop Iran - together Trump's opposition to the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), poses a dilemma for policymakers. This pact follows on from US President Donald Trump's October 13 speech where he unveiled a more aggressive strategy to check Iran's growing might announcing that he would not recertify the Iranian nuclear deal. [Full Article...]

Congress MLA slaps constable, slapped back

Congress MLA slaps constable, slapped back Shimla : Congress Legislator Asha Kumari assaulting a woman constable in Shimla was caught in a camera. MLA Asha Kumari got into an argument with the constable and slapped her, the cop retaliated and immediately slapped her back. Kumari won from the Dalhousie constituency in the election. The constable, however, wasn't ready to go without a fight and slapped Kumari in return, following wh... [Full Article...]

Moscow and Ankara sign S-400 loan deal

Moscow and Ankara sign S-400 loan deal A battery of S-400 air defense missile system includes a command post, radars and four surface-to-air missile systems with combat and support vehicles. The system can track and engage up to 300 targets at a time and has an altitude ceiling of 27 kilometres. The S-400 can target aircraft, cruise missiles, medium-range missiles, drones and other airborne surveillance systems, according to Russian ne... [Full Article...]

Frost and ice warning remains in place for Donegal

Frost and ice warning remains in place for Donegal At lower levels, snow will be more variable with up to 3cm possible. "It's not expected to last". Unsettled and milder Sunday and Monday, with sunshine and blustery showers. Temperatures of between three and seven degrees are expected during the day before plummeting to below zero by nightfall. Cold, icy early Saturday, before further rain spreads northeast, clearing to less cold but breezy co... [Full Article...]

Park Geun-Hye Unilaterally Closed Kaesong Industrial Complex On North Korean Border

Park Geun-Hye Unilaterally Closed Kaesong Industrial Complex On North Korean Border The officials said South Korea had shared intelligence with the United States for the detection of the illegal transaction. The report, however, showed that Geun-hye issued the order two days prior to the meeting. He is the highest-ranking North Korean diplomat to have fled the regime. The Sam Jong 2 was one of four North Korean ships that was blocked from global ports by the UN Security Counc... [Full Article...]

Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away star's sister dies in crash

The crash, which happened on the Princes Highway south of Sussex Inlet in NSW , claimed the lives of both of the sisters' parents, as well as the driver of the four wheel drive that collided with their auto. Meanwhile Fairfax media reports Whitall was heading home from a methadone clinic when the crash occured. Coroners will now try and determine whether Whitall's drug use caused the crash. [Full Article...]

Former soccer star Weah to be Liberia's president

Former soccer star Weah to be Liberia's president Almost 2.2 million voters were choosing between the 51-year-old Weah and 73-year-old Vice President Joseph Boakai. The NEC said that with 98.1 percent of all votes counted, Boakai had only secured 38.5 percent support. Boakai came second with 28.8 percent. We were in opposition for 12 years. But many voters see a poor boy from the slums who made good against the odds. [Full Article...]

Israel and US Create Secret Plan to Counter Iran

Israel and US Create Secret Plan to Counter Iran The agreement would translate President Trump's October 13 speech decertifying the Iran deal into steps on the ground. -Israeli strategic goals on Tehran and to set up a joint working plan. This team is also tasked with different escalation scenarios in the region concerning Iran, Syria, Hezbollah in Lebanon and Hamas in Gaza. The U.S. side included national security adviser H.R. [Full Article...]


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