by | December 15, 2017 | 09:06

A Hamas cell from a Palestinian village near Nablus in the West Bank planned to abduct an Israeli soldier or a settler from a bus stop near Nablus, the Israel Security Agency, or Shin Bet, said in a statement released Wednesday. Two of them were intercepted by the military's Iron Dome, one hit an open field in the Eshkol region, and the fourth fell short of the border and struck a school run by the United Nations, according to Israeli officials.

by | December 15, 2017 | 08:57

Putin said the US and North Korea should "stop whipping up tensions" after Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un traded insults for months over the North's nuclear ambitions. "We are ready to talk anytime North Korea would like to talk", Tillerson said Tuesday , appearing to signal a shift in State Department policy. On North Korea, Putin said a use of force by the United States would have "catastrophic consequences."He said Russian Federation does not accept North Korea's nuclear ...

by | December 15, 2017 | 08:51

He says some states are preparing for money they get to insure children to run out completely. Depending on how they have setup their CHIP programs, states plan to terminate or reduce coverage, cap enrollment or transition children to Medicaid, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation .

by | December 15, 2017 | 08:37

Tillerson , whose relationship with President Trump has been strained, and replace him with Mike Pompeo, the C.I.A. director, perhaps within the next several weeks, senior administration officials said on Thursday", reported the New York Times .

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:32

A poll of polls projected a 47-20 seat share in favour of the saffron party in the 68-seat Himachal Pradesh Assembly. The predictions by NewsX-CNX placed the BJP on the top with 110-120 seats and the Congress between 65 and 75. According to the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Gujarat office, B.B. Swain, the elections were relatively peaceful, barring a few complaints of skirmishes reported from places like Anand, Vadodara, Mehsana and Dahod.

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:30

The Dec. 20 service is titled "Jesus Is - Emmanuel, God With Us". The third week Advent service at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, will focus on Jesus, the Shepherd. and experience a special Christmas Eve morning service, allowing you to enjoy time with family and friends throughout the rest of the day. Located at 3rd and Rosita in Westcliffe, historic St.

by | December 15, 2017 | 06:56

However, data from a 2012 study have shown that 75 percent of women who are pregnant with a child who has received a Down syndrome diagnosis will terminate the pregnancy. While the measure has caused some backlash from advocates for abortion, who wore shirts with the message "Stop the Bans" during the vote on Wednesday, pro-life groups in the state have applauded the bill as a victory.

by | December 15, 2017 | 03:09

The stock increased 0.15% or $0.0875 during the last trading session, reaching $59.1575. The Btg Pactual Global Asset Management Ltd holds 104,470 shares with $6.09M value, up from 11,226 last quarter. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 220 shares. Therefore 71% are positive. Starbucks Corporation had 80 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

by | December 14, 2017 | 20:04

Kim Jong-un has ignored worldwide condemnation and US-backed sanctions and says he intends to turn North Korea into the "world's strongest nuclear power". "We can talk about whether it's going to be a square table or a round table", he said. This is not the first time freaky stories about Kim Jong-un are getting circulated in North Korea.

by | December 14, 2017 | 20:01

The train ploughed into the back of the bus, which would have entered the crossing while the barriers were down, the France Bleu report added. A local official said all emergency services have been mobilised and a crisis coordination unit has been set up.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:59

AT&T, the second largest mobile carrier in the USA, has announced that it has officially started trials on a new technology called Project AirGig , something that uses pre-existing power lines to expand upon its internet services. In theory, AirGig should be able to work anywhere near a power line, meaning that high-speed broadband can quickly become available in many parts of the world, including rural, suburban, and urban areas.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:51

Enrolled as a student at Youngstown State University in Youngstown, Ohio, Maruna allegedly told the undercover officer that he didn't believe his age - which he thought was 15 - was "an obstacle to an intimate relationship". Investigators also discovered several explicit conversations on the 22-year-old's phone and are reportedly working to determine the ages of those involved, reported Fox News .

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:34

If the Congress can run the BJP close in Gujarat, as some opinion polls indicate, it will mean that the dark clouds which have enveloped the party from before 2014 (it lost four assembly elections in 2013) are lifting . The Congress party will not give any choice to it. Rahul Gandhi also campaigned aggressively in several states such as Uttar Pradesh earlier this year but could not make any difference to the party's fortunes.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:25

It will lower the top tax rate to 37 percent from 39.6 percent. The final House-Senate compromise is on track to be unveiled this week, the aides said. In all, the bill would cut taxes by about $1.5 trillion over the next 10 years, adding billions to the nation's mounting debt. In this scenario, each individual GOP senator becomes a kind of temporary emperor of the tax code, able to extract concessions and alterations in exchange for casting the deciding vote.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:27

The site's operator, Gas Connect Austria, also preliminarily attributed the explosion to a technical cause and took the facility offline. An enormous explosion rocked a major natural gas hub in Austria on Tuesday, killing an employee, injuring 18 people and raising concerns about tightening supplies across Europe.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:20

While the THAAD issue appears no closer to resolution, Beijing has said it approves of a pledge from Seoul not to expand it. Two South Korean photo journalists were assaulted by Chinese guards earlier in the day while trying to cover Moon's attendance at a business meeting in Beijing .

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:15

Ryan spoke with Farenthold twice late Wednesday, according to a House GOP source familiar. But sexual jokes were a constant in Farenthold's office, she said, as well as comments about women's appearances, including which congresswomen Farenthold found to be unattractive.

by | December 14, 2017 | 18:11

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. "This is an expression of my condemnation of President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel". On Wednesday, the custodian of the key to one of the holiest sites in Christianity, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, also said he would not ...

by | December 14, 2017 | 17:26

Undersecretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman was successful, although noted that "it is hard to immediately measure" the result of diplomacy. Guterres did not say whether he had received an invitation to Pyongyang via Feltman. In September, North Korea fired a ballistic missile over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, the second to fly over Japan in less than a month.