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World Media Benjamin Netanyahu 'blesses' Guatemala's decision to relocate embassy
Author: 0 Benjamin Netanyahu 'blesses' Guatemala's decision to relocate embassy

Ziedan comments on the widely watched talk show, came at the back of protest at the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza Strip over USA decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Though Trump said he was merely recognizing reality and not prejudging negotiations on the future borders of the city, Palestinians saw the move as siding with Israel on the most sensitive issue in the Israel-Palestinian conflict.

Author: 0 Hatch office dismisses scathing Tribune editorial as click bait

This year, before naming Hatch as the Utahn of the Year, the newspaper's editorial writers took pains to clarify that the honor is not necessarily an honor. In addition, the Tribune attributed Hatch's failure to depart Congress in a timely fashion to his "utter lack of integrity that rises from his unquenchable thirst for power".

World Media Snow arrives in Kitsap County for Christmas
Author: 0 Snow arrives in Kitsap County for Christmas

Arriving flights at O'Hare were delayed by an average of 80 minutes by late in the afternoon Sunday. In Washington state, forecasters said 1 to 3 inches of snow could be on the ground by Christmas morning in parts of the state. The cold comes after parts of CT saw upwards of five inches of snow on Monday - a rare white Christmas, according to forecasters. Thursday will be the coldest day of the remainder of the year, and Boston may set a record for cold, Simpson said.

World Media 'Let Us Celebrate' - Trump Rings In Kwanzaa
Author: 0 'Let Us Celebrate' - Trump Rings In Kwanzaa

Celebrated each year from December 26 to January 1, Kwanzaa is centered on seven principles of African heritage _ unity, self determination, collective work and responsibility, co-operative economics, purpose, creativity and faith. In addition to lighting the kinara, Kwanzaa ceremonies come with food, which can range from African creole, Cajun catfish and West Indian jerk chicken, to collard greens, gumbo and black-eyed- peas.

World Media Kremlin offers to be mediator between the U.S. and North Korea
Author: 0 Kremlin offers to be mediator between the U.S. and North Korea

However, the ministry noted that both Lavrov and Tillerson agreed that North Korea's nuclear and missile programs violate the demands of the UN Security Council. Moscow intends to act pragmatically in relations with Washington, giving adequate responses to aggressive attacks without fuelling confrontation, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Monday.

World Media Pres. Trump Slams FBI Over Use of Unverified 'Dossier' in Russia Probe
Author: 0 Pres. Trump Slams FBI Over Use of Unverified 'Dossier' in Russia Probe

Trump was referring to a dossier, presumably harmful to his reputation, compiled previous year by a private investigator and paid for, in part, by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign team. The 35-page document was reportedly circulating in Washington for months before BuzzFeed took the controversial decision in January 2017 to publish its entirety.

World Media GTA residents wake up to fresh snow on Christmas Day
Author: 0 GTA residents wake up to fresh snow on Christmas Day

Visibility may be limited likely making travel challenging. At around 5 p.m., the city reported that the first round of salting was underway in anticipation of the snow and urged motorists to give room to salters and snow-clearing vehicles.

World Media Key Dem warns Federal Bureau of Investigation against removing McCabe over pressure from Trump
Author: 0 Key Dem warns Federal Bureau of Investigation against removing McCabe over pressure from Trump

Terry McAuliffe, a Clinton ally. Republicans have always been skeptical of McCabe, who was connected to the FBI Clinton email investigation, because of his wife's ties to Democratic politics. The New York lawmaker also noted McCabe's role in the Clinton investigation despite the fact a close friend of the Clintons gave hundreds of thousands to his wife's political campaign, which he says violated all ethical standards the agency should have.

World Media Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife, mother in Islamabad today
Author: 0 Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife, mother in Islamabad today

It was the first meeting between Kulbhushan Jadhav and his family since he was arrested in March 2016 after entering the country from Iran. As per the picture, Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian sentenced to death in Pakistan, met his wife and mother across a glass screen.

World Media 3-Feet-Tall Terrorist Noor Mohammad Tantray Killed in an encounter
Author: 0 3-Feet-Tall Terrorist Noor Mohammad Tantray Killed in an encounter

The deceased commander was called Chhota Noora, as he was just four feet two inches tall and was responsible for reviving the JeM in Kashmir. A police spokesman said Tantray , who was a close aide of the 2001 Parliament attack case mastermind Ghazi Baba , was convicted in a case registered in 2003 in Delhi and sentenced to life by a The Prevention of Terrorism Act (POTA) court in 2011.

World Media ISIS claims responsibility for deadly blast near Afghan intelligence agency
Author: 0 ISIS claims responsibility for deadly blast near Afghan intelligence agency

According to Tolo News, the attack occurred at about 8am in Shash Darak area near Abdulhaq Squar targeting the office. Qari Yusouf Ahmadi, a Taliban spokesman, claimed responsibility for the attack in Helmand. Three attackers were killed in that incident, and several security officers were injured. Local media said at least two people were also wounded. The administration of U.S.

World Media Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino "looking forward" to 2018

Next in Kane's sights could be the record for most goals in a 38-game Premier League season - 31 - held by Shearer (1995-96), Ronaldo (2007-08) and Luis Suarez (2013-14). They offer more pace and penetration than Trippier and Ben Davies and if Mauricio Pochettino can get them both fully fit and firing, Spurs will begin to resemble the team that was so hard to stop a year ago.

Author: 0 Trump signs biggest tax overhaul into law

In addition to regularly receiving Trump, his family members, and foreign diplomats, the swanky resort plays host to affluent clientele and has an initiation fee of $200,000 with annual dues of up to $14,000. Mr Trump then flew out of Washington on Friday and headed to his Mar-a-Lago club where he will spend the holidays. "Mitch McConnell has been fantastic, he worked so hard", Trump said.

World Media London Zoo to reopen after blaze kills five animals
Author: 0 London Zoo to reopen after blaze kills five animals

Misha, a nine-year-old aardvark , also died in her sleep after suffering smoke inhalation during the blaze, a post-mortem found. In this handout photo provided by the London Fire Brigade, firefighters work at the scene at Adventure cafe and shop near the Meerkat enclosure at London Zoo, London, Saturday, Dec.

Author: 0 Navalny Supporters Rally in Russian Cities to Support Presidential Nomination

Likewise a court could cancel his conviction. Twelve members of the 13-member commission voted to bar Navalny. "A Russian citizen who has unexpunged or unspent conviction for a serious crime on the day of their nomination is not eligible to be elected", committee member Boris Safarov said.

World Media Ukraine arms deal irks Russian Federation
Author: 0 Ukraine arms deal irks Russian Federation

Klintsevich said. The State Department wouldn't confirm that lethal weapons would be sent, saying only that the USA planned to provide "enhanced defensive capabilities". The US has not provided lethal defensive equipment to Ukraine, Nauert said, nor has it ruled out doing so. McCain, a Republican, urged the president "to authorize additional sales of defensive lethal weapons, including anti-tank munitions, and to fully utilize security assistance funds provided by the Congress to enable ...

World Media Why is the iconic blue passport so important to Brits?
Author: 0 Why is the iconic blue passport so important to Brits?

There will be a £490m contract to produce the blue and gold passports from October 2019. "That's why we have announced that the iconic blue passport will return after we leave the European Union in 2019". An exasperated James said he "couldn't understand how you can talk a sense of belonging while claiming it depends on the colour of your passport". An article in the Daily Telegraph bemoaned that the shade of colour was not quite right, noting that mock-ups of the new passports ...

World Media Trump wishes Americans a Merry Christmas
Author: 0 Trump wishes Americans a Merry Christmas

The president made a similar statement last month during a ceremony to light the national Christmas tree. It doesn't seem to matter to the group, or Trump, that Merry Christmas was constantly said under President Obama as anyone can see for themselves if they did a quick search of social media or even Google.

World Media Winter Weather Advisory issued for Weston
Author: 0 Winter Weather Advisory issued for Weston

Just how rare is snow on Christmas in Seattle? Lake Michigan will spare us from the seriously cold air expected to slam into Wisconsin Monday night - wind chills there could be as cold as -30. Forty-four years have seen snow of an inch or more. The warning also includes Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Allegany and southern Erie counties. Mixed precipitation is expected, making for slippery road conditions.

World Media Amber Alert Issued for Spfld, MO Toddler
Author: 0 Amber Alert Issued for Spfld, MO Toddler

Police are looking for 1-year-old Eli Bardurovskiy, who was taken by his non-custodial father Viktor Bardurovkiy (inset). An Amber Alert has been canceled for a missing 1-year-old boy from Springfield, Missouri on Sunday, December 24. Viktor Bandurovskiy was driving a white 2008 Scion TC. He was last seen wearing blue/gray pajama trousers, a gray undershirt, a navy cardigan with two red horizontal stripes and large buttons, and blue/lime green tennis shoes.

World Media Kentucky woman killed, husband injured in Christmas Eve pit bull attack
Author: 0 Kentucky woman killed, husband injured in Christmas Eve pit bull attack

He already is in the Bell County Detention Center after being arrested Friday on charges of second-degree assault, domestic violence and unlawful imprisonment. The Bell County Sherriff's Department responded to a dispatch call and found the injured couple. The toddler had entered a fenced enclosure which housed two pit bull dogs when the creatures started attacking him.

World Media Christmas Eve fire damages home, family safe but displaced
Author: 0 Christmas Eve fire damages home, family safe but displaced

It was one of three red bulbs added over the weekend. According to Geist, at 8:35 a.m. police received a 911 call reporting a house fire at 437 Second Street. The Pembroke Volunteer Fire Department Auxilliary quickly stepped in and still needs donations for the McGar family. George said, "We've been buying for months to give the kids a good Christmas and that had to be where the fire ended up catching so we lost everything".

World Media Kevin Durant made interesting comments about LeBron James Video
Author: 0 Kevin Durant made interesting comments about LeBron James Video

The missed calls cost the Cavs the game. For three years straight, the Warriors have met the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals, winning two of the Finals, and the teams look set to possibly meet again this season. "What's going to stick with me is seeing my daughter smile, seeing my kids graduate high school, college". "I keep telling you all, these games and wins and losses, yeah, I love it, but it's not the be all and end all for me".

World Media Ohio Gov. John Kasich Signs Law Banning Abortion of Down Syndrome Babies
Author: 0 Ohio Gov. John Kasich Signs Law Banning Abortion of Down Syndrome Babies

Similarly, anti-abortion activists at Susan B. Anthony List hailed the law's passage as "an early Christmas present" to unborn children with Down syndrome because it "created a safe haven from lethal discrimination". Opponents of the law, including the ACLU, say it will interfere with a woman's right to make personal decisions. "This law shames women and will have a chilling effect on the conversations between doctors and patients because of the criminal penalties that doctors will face", ...

World Media India's First Air-Conditioned Suburban Train To Ply In Mumbai
Author: 0 India's First Air-Conditioned Suburban Train To Ply In Mumbai

Earlier, BJP MPs Kirit Somaiya, Gopal Shetty, Maharashtra minister Vinod Tawde, Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar and WR General Manager Anil Kumar Gupta flagged off the train. With the AC Local Fast Service having fewer stops - it will halt only at Andheri, Dadar and Mumbai Central - passengers agreed that it would be safer, faster and more comfortable than travelling by auto.

World Media United Nations slaps tougher sanctions on North Korea over missile test
Author: 0 United Nations slaps tougher sanctions on North Korea over missile test

Under the new rules, all North Korean nationals working overseas will be forced to return home within 12 months, restricting foreign currency entering the nation. North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un in this file photo released by state media. "China has made enormous efforts to push for settlement through dialogue and negotiations and has paid a price higher than all the other parties for the goal of implementing the council's resolutions", Deputy Ambassador Wu Haitao said.

World Media Assange disappears … from Twitter
Author: 0 Assange disappears … from Twitter

The big mystery may be that Assange (or whomever else has the keys to his account) accidentally clicked something and didn't realize it until later. In a Christmas Day mystery, the official Twitter account of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was deleted.

World Media Guatemala announces plan to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem
Author: 0 Guatemala announces plan to move Israel embassy to Jerusalem

General Assembly overwhelmingly adopted a non-binding resolution denouncing Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. "Please come to Israel ", he said. 'The state of Palestine will act with regional and worldwide partners to oppose this illegal decision'. 'The state of Palestine considers this as a flagrant act of hostility against the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people and global law, ' it said.

World Media CHP officer killed in Hayward freeway crash
Author: 0 CHP officer killed in Hayward freeway crash

The other driver was also taken to a hospital, officials said. CHP officials did not provide information about their injuries or details about the cause of the collision. All southbound lanes were closed and traffic was being diverted onto A Street. He said that it's not just because the CHP lost one of its own but that too many fatalities have occurred, just in the past couple of weeks, in the Bay area because of people driving under the influence.