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by | December 14, 2017 | 00:56

Protesters hold a rally outside the USA embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia, to condemn the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, December 10, 2017. Overnight the Arab League condemned the USA decision. Some of the protesters also lit fires in the street surrounding the embassy and reportedly threw projectiles towards the security forces who had barricaded the main road leading to the US Embassy in the Awkar area north of Beirut .

by | December 13, 2017 | 23:33

Senate Judiciary Committee his frequent and numerous postings on under the username "BamainBoston", concealing from the committee his public record of making Islamophobic and disparaging remarks about American Muslims and Islam.

by | December 13, 2017 | 23:41

Chokwe Antar Lumumba, the mayor of Jackson, Mississippi, who indicated his full support for the museum but chose to stay away from the opening and participate in the protests when he was told that he was not to be given time to speak, stated, "I would be sitting behind Donald Trump, not saying anything, looking like or appearing as if I was complicit with his representation in a moment like this".

by | December 13, 2017 | 22:04

The auction took place alongside the reveal and saw the bidding reach an impressive $2.67 million. 1,198 - Expressed in kilograms (2,641 lb.), the dry weight (without fluids) of McLaren's Senna , which becomes the brand's lightest road-legal model since the legendary McLaren F1.

by | December 13, 2017 | 22:39

These coaches were first announced in 2013 by the UPA government when rail minister Pawan Kumar Bansal had proposed the induction of these coaches in the Rail Budget. Indian Railway's latest attraction, the Anubhuti luxury coaches, will make its debut on the Western Railway (WR) soon. Two more of these coaches have been given to the Central Railways, while rest of the six coaches have been given to the Northern Railway.

by | December 13, 2017 | 22:31

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:16

Brooks said the public should keep in mind to not take health or family for granted, age-appropriate men should get Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) tests, and, lastly, not winning the Alabama GOP Senate nomination allowed him to catch the cancer diagnosis.

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:39

The court also acquitted four persons VISUL's former director Vaibhav Tulsyan and two public servants Basant Kumar Bhattacharya and Bipin Bihari Singh and chartered accountant Navin Kumar Tulsyan of all charges levelled against them. Gupta, who was then the chairman of a screening committee, had concealed facts from his boss, then Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who had also been heading the Coal Ministry at the time, the probe agency said.

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:46

Feltman also met with the UN's staff on the ground and visited United Nations project sites including a paediatric hospital, a tuberculosis prevention institute, a breast tumour institute and a children's foodstuff factory. Jeffrey Feltman's trip to the North - the first by such a high-ranking UN diplomat since 2010 - also came after the United States and South Korea launched their biggest-ever joint air exercise.

by | December 13, 2017 | 22:17

In its annual survey of journalists in jail published on December 13, the New York-based media watchdog found 262 journalists behind bars around the world in relation to their work, a new record after a historical high of 259 a year ago. Freelancers accounted for nearly a third (29%). Other leading jailers of journalists in 2017 are Eritrea, with 15 cases, and Azerbaijan and Vietnam, with 10 cases each.

by | December 13, 2017 | 22:14

Police were called to the lobby of a building near the Sherway Gardens mall this morning and found the baby and a man had been stabbed. Police say it appeared she had been seriously assaulted in "another manner as well". Peel paramedics confirmed to CP24 that she sustained lacerations to her arms and was taken to a Mississauga hospital. Two people including a baby have been stabbed by a woman in Etobicoke Wednesday, Dec.

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:12

Daesh is the Arabic name for Islamic State . "They still pose a threat to Iraq , including from over the Syrian border". Iraqi forces mopped up the last pockets of ISIS fighters from Iraq's western deserts Saturday, securing the country's border with Syria , a step that marked the end of combat operations against the extremists.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:54

Under International Olympic Committee sanctions announced last week in response to Russian doping at the 2014 Sochi Games, Russians will compete under the Olympic flag as "Olympic Athletes from Russia". Tuesday's conference took place at ROC headquarters, which was built for the 1980 Moscow Olympics. Over 1,000 athletes across some 30 sports are thought to have benefited from the elaborate doping scheme that involved the Russian security services FSB swapping tainted samples with clean ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:11

She captioned the photo "Be excited". The 2018 Australian Open will be played between from January 15-28. While two months pregnant with her daughter, Venus beat fellow Olympian and sister, Venus, in this year's Opening. Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley told a local paper last week that Williams is "very likely" going to return to tennis at next year's Open.

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:06

U.S. cinema chain AMC Entertainment along with Saudi Arabia's vast Public Investment Fund is likely to open 300 theatres with 2000 screens by 2030, which will reportedly contribute $24 billion to the economy. King Salman noted that the security of Jordan and Saudi Arabia is one and the same, stressing that what matters to Jordan matters to Saudi Arabia, and what harms Jordan harms Saudi Arabia.

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:00

Trump announced his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and instructed his government to start the process of moving the American embassy to the city on Wednesday, prompting protests in various Muslim-majority countries that have since fizzled out.

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:37

However, MPs said that Facebook had only looked at accounts previously linked to electoral interference in the USA election and demanded that the company carry out a comprehensive, UK-focused investigation. Facebook also said it had found and deleted more than 170 accounts on its photo-sharing app, Instagram; those accounts had posted about 120,000 pieces of Russia-linked content.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:28

Shortly before 11 a.m., the New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority said that while the A, C, and E trains were still bypassing the 42nd Street Port Authority stop, a number of other trains - including the 1, 2, and 3 and the N, Q, and R, had resumed making station stops at the Times Square 42nd Street station.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:34

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan echoed the comments of other leaders, stating: "We have repeated on numerous occasions that this USA decision is not accepted and will only serve to help extremists". He called for countries across the world to recognise the State of Palestine and support its calls to join global organisations. Last week, Trump announced his decision - despite widespread opposition - to formally recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital and relocate Washington's embassy ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:08

During the heartfelt moment, McCain looked to Biden - who lost his son, Beau Biden , in 2015 after he was diagnosed with the same cancer as Sen. She teared up and became emotional when talking about Biden's book, which then prompted Biden to move seats closer to her and hold her hand as they spoke about the cancer.

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:52

It had left the city prematurely last week, claiming there was no point talking to an opposition that demanded Assad's withdrawal, a stance that prompted De Mistura to warn he would judge this week whether any party was seeking to sabotage the process.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:40

The Thomas Fire ignited last week and is burning in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties, about 100 miles northwest of Los Angeles. The current weather pattern is where much of the blame lies for the fires. The cost of fighting the fire as of Monday morning was more than $38 million, the agency added. It is already the fifth-largest wildfire on record in California.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:31

The correctional services department (DCS) has launched an internal investigation into an alleged brawl involving convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius and another prison inmate. He was moved to a specialist prison for inmates with physical disabilities in November 2016. Last month, the Supreme Court of Appeal more than doubled his original sentence of six years after the state argued that it was unduly lenient .

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:40

Lumentum Holdings Inc . has its outstanding Shares of 62.01 Million. This represents a decrease of -3% in the number of shares being shorted compared to the previous reading, and implies that investors felt less pessimistic about the stock during the past two weeks.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:01

Sustained winds in the 20s, coupled with wind gusts 35-45 miles per hour will make it feel no warmer than 20 degrees for most of us Wednesday . It will be falling from Pennsylvania to Long Island Wednesday night into Thursday morning.

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:04

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told the House Judiciary Committee on December 13 that Justice Department employees are " more professional today than ever". A lawyer for Trump, Jay Sekulow, also called for a second special counsel in an interview with Axios and the Los Angeles Times . "You have to look at all of 2016 and what was going on in the Department of Justice".

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:13

An injured journalist later died. All five terrorists were also shot dead. The incident took place around 40 minutes after Parliament was adjourned and about 100 members of parliament were present in the building. All the terrorists were killed by security personnel in the counter-attack. - On October 29, 2003, SAR Geelani was acquitted in the case by the Delhi High Court.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:32

Schumer's office told ABC News that it has filed a report with the Capitol Police. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer , D-N.Y., speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Nov. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer at a news conference in Bethlehem, New York, on October 23. Schumer went public with the document on the day that Sen.

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:09

Wednesday. Two students were seriously injured in the crash and flown to Tampa General. A total of 39 students were on the bus at the time of the crash. Another hospital reports receiving six patients, including the school bus driver, all with non-life threatening injuries. No information on what caused the crash has been released.

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:10

CNN also tweeted "someone gained access" to Anderson's account and sent the tweet to the president. "We are looking into how this happened". You endorsed him you tool. Do you buy it, or do you think Cooper was in fact the person behind the tweet? Now Andy Cohen on the other hand ... makes flawless sense. So at least we have that.

by | December 13, 2017 | 18:37

You're welcome, ' said the Christian Democrat EPP group, which argued for keeping the phosphates in since it claims there is no proof of negative health effects. Based on more recent health studies, legislators expressed concern that blanket approval for kebab meat could put Europeans at greater risk of heart disease.

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:20

Zac Bolland, 23, and Courtney Brierley, 20, both of Worsley, Salford have also been charged with arson with intent to endanger life and four counts of attempted murder. GMP's Territorial Commander for Salford, Chief Superintendent Wayne Miller, said: "I can not imagine what their family are going through, they are obviously completely devastated, the loss of a child in any circumstances is unthinkable; to lose three in such deplorable circumstances, words can not describe".

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:51

Smith served as Dayton's chief of staff prior to becoming his running mate for the 2014 election. She grew more political active in the 1990s, founding her own marketing and political consulting firm and eventually managing Walter Mondale's unsuccessful 2002 Senate run as well as his son Ted Mondale's 1998 governor for candidate - also unsuccessful.