• Israeli Army commander suspended for stealing apples from a Palestinian vendor
Israeli Army commander suspended for stealing apples from a Palestinian vendor

The protesters, mostly dressed in traditional Arabic clothing known as jubah, were seen waving Indonesian and Palestinian flags, as well as carrying placards with slogans such as "Free Palestine" and "Kita Bersama Palestina", which means "we stand together with Palestine".

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  • Protesters Clash with Security Forces Near US Embassy in Lebanon
Protesters Clash with Security Forces Near US Embassy in Lebanon

A massive rally is taking place outside the US Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon, with protesters rioting and shouting pro-Palestinian slogans in the wake of Washington's decision on Jerusalem. Lebanese security forces fired tear gas and water canons at protesters near the US embassy during the demonstration, TV footage showed. "It isn't just a city, ...

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  • Snow spreads across United Kingdom, closing roads and grounding flights
Snow spreads across United Kingdom, closing roads and grounding flights

While the worst of the wind and snow are expected in northern parts of the United Kingdom, the Met Office is warning that "scattered sleet and snow showers can be expected nearly anywhere in the UK" tonight. "Overnight tonight, an area of low pressure with the associated fronts, will bring heavy snow across central and Northern Ireland, Wales, ce...

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  • Bought a $450M painting? In NY, don't worry about the tax
Bought a $450M painting? In NY, don't worry about the tax

The museum was inaugurated only the week before the Christie's auction and it would appear that the Saudis have chosen to display the work at the newly opened institution in their close Middle Eastern ally. Believed to be the last Da Vinci in private hands, " Salvator Mundi " commanded four times what Christie's had projected even as skeptics ...

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  • Trump hosts Hanukkah reception at White House
Trump hosts Hanukkah reception at White House

The president will be examined in "the first part of next year" by a doctor at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, according to White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Mort Klein, head of the Zionist Organisation of America, said: "Everybody was talking about Jerusalem and how President Trump will be remembered for a thousan...

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  • UN Ambassador Haley cites 'will of American people' in defending Jerusalem decision
UN Ambassador Haley cites 'will of American people' in defending Jerusalem decision

Before Mr Trump won the 2016 presidential election, multiple women accused him of unwanted kissing or groping. In discussing the growing number of women coming forward with stories of sexual misconduct by an array of powerful men, Haley said there should be no differentiation in how they are treated, regardless of whom they are accusing.

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  • IDF destroys Gaza terror tunnel being built by Hamas
IDF destroys Gaza terror tunnel being built by Hamas

While the existence of the tunnel was revealed on Sunday it had been discovered earlier, the miltiary said. It now seems that there is a possibility to discover additional terror tunnels, which challenges Hamas from restraining itself. The IDF demolished a Hamas-built terror tunnel on the Gaza border, the second such incident in weeks. In Oct...

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  • Most Alabama Republicans say they are voting for Roy Moore
Most Alabama Republicans say they are voting for Roy Moore

He has more recently made headlines over accusations that he pursued girls as young as 14 when he was in his 30s. But in the race to fill the US Senate seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions is anything but normal. Attorney Gloria Allred (R) and Beverly Young Nelson hold up a picture showing a message and a signature of Roy Moore du...

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  • Lindsey Vonn says she would decline White House invitation
Lindsey Vonn says she would decline White House invitation

Olympic skier Lindsey Vonn plans to represent the U.S.in the upcoming Winter Olympics , but she's insisting she has no intention of serving as an ambassador for President Donald Trump . "I take the Olympics very seriously and what they mean and what they represent, what walking under our flag means in the opening ceremony", said Vonn, who is firs...

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  • Palestinian President won't meet Pence over Trump's Jerusalem move
Palestinian President won't meet Pence over Trump's Jerusalem move

Embassy to the contested city has sparked outrage across the region. Four people have now been killed and dozens wounded since Trump announced the move, which drew criticism from every other member of the UN Security Council at an emergency meeting on Friday.

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  • Disgraced Senator Al Franken's accuser target of
Disgraced Senator Al Franken's accuser target of "vile and partisan personal attacks"

Army veteran Stephanie Kemplin, who said Franken had groped her at a 2003 USO tour photo shoot, told CNN that the senator's remarks on Thursday were "very hurtful". Kirsten Gillibrand , D-N.Y.; Mazie Hirono , D-Hawaii; Claire McCaskill , D-Mo.; Maggie Hassan, D-N.H.; Patty Murray , D-Wash.; and Kamala Harris , D-Calif., called fo...

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  • Winter Storm Benji in Photos
Winter Storm Benji in Photos

Miramar Beach and Destin were two location in the northwestern part of the state to report snow flurries. Temperatures are in the upper 20's in northern CT and near 32 degrees across southern CT. On Thursday , Delta Air Lines canceled hundreds of flights coming in and out of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport - the busiest in the...

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  • Stark partisan divisions over Russian Federation probe, including its importance to the nation
Stark partisan divisions over Russian Federation probe, including its importance to the nation

Thats about where any trace of agreement can be found, however. Just 32% of those surveyed between November 29 and December 4 approved of the way Trump is managing his presidency. In the past, Trump has relied on his base for support. Almost 40% of them said he'd done things or behaved in ways that had proven disappointing; 26% of his supporters ...

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  • LA Mayor: Fire Near Downtown 20 Pct Contained
LA Mayor: Fire Near Downtown 20 Pct Contained

The Creek Fire is continuing to grow in the Angeles National Forest south of Santa Clarita even as firefighters continue establishing containment around the burn area. A full list of closed schools is available at www.lausd.net. Several schools were shut down through Thursday, as well. The city's website on the Skirball Fire is being regularl...

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  • Pope Francis calls for a change to 'Our Father' prayer
Pope Francis calls for a change to 'Our Father' prayer

The Pope claims God does not lead you into temptation. Pope Francis said the Catholic Church in France had chose to use the phrase "do not let us fall into temptation" as an alternative and indicated that it or something similar should be applied worldwide.

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  • California fires: San Diego County's Lilac fire explodes to 4100 acres
California fires: San Diego County's Lilac fire explodes to 4100 acres

They should rely on common sense and leave their homes if they feel they are in danger, he said. Region south of Camp Pendleton Eastern Fence Line, north of N. San Diego Fire-Rescue and Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton had sent water-dropping helicopters to assist in the firefight. San Diego Gas & Electric spokeswoman Helen Gao cautions that ...

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  • Mueller produced wealth of documents in Manafort, Gates case
Mueller produced wealth of documents in Manafort, Gates case

In a 41-page court filing, prosecutors provided emails, copies of documents tracking edits of the draft, and other materials they said proved that Manafort wrote a positive article about his political work in Ukraine . Manafort's lawyers argued in Thursday's submission that there was nothing in the op-ed that would be prejudicial. The scope of t...

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  • CNN corrects Trump, WikiLeaks story, claiming anonymous sources provided the wrong date
CNN corrects Trump, WikiLeaks story, claiming anonymous sources provided the wrong date

The later email date reported by The Post means that Trump Jr.'s first tweet about WikiLeaks could not possibly have been prompted by the email, since the president's eldest son did not receive the message until 10 days after tweeting.

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  • Aadhaar-PAN linking deadline extended to 31 March, says government
Aadhaar-PAN linking deadline extended to 31 March, says government

Senior advocate Shyam Divan , who's is spearheading the legal battle against Aadhaar in court, said that the government should hold out an unequivocal assurance that no coercive measures would be taken in the interim by the government. "Therefore, to facilitate the process of linking, it has been made a decision to further extend the time for li...

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  • United Nations envoy meets North Korean foreign minister
United Nations envoy meets North Korean foreign minister

The spokesperson was quoted as saying: "The remaining question now is: 'When will the war break out?'" The official also reiterated North Korea's insistence that its nuclear weapons program is for self-defense, saying "we do not wish for a war but shall not hide from it".

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