• Hanukkah evolves as part of holidays
Hanukkah evolves as part of holidays

Hosted by the American Friends of Chabad Lubavitch , the night features musical performances from Dreidelman and the Macabees, as well as and the United States Air Force Band. "He took a holiday, which is a festive very happy holiday, and turned it into very much a public holiday that became very widely known in the non Jewish world as well as the...

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  • Turkey's Erdogan expected to spit fire at OIC meeting on Jerusalem
Turkey's Erdogan expected to spit fire at OIC meeting on Jerusalem

Pakistan strongly condemned US President Donald Trump's move to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, voicing its concern "over the implications of this decision for worldwide peace and security, especially in the Middle East", according to a Foreign Office statement.

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  • Ann Arbor could get another 7 inches of snow Wednesday
Ann Arbor could get another 7 inches of snow Wednesday

Most areas will probably see about 3 to 5 inches of snow once the overnight and morning snows stop, Ansuini said. Sunday: Mostly cloudy; high near 38 degrees. Heavy snow showers from Lake Michigan are likely to blanket portions of the viewing area through the late evening hours. Areas affected will be generally south of Buffalo, as well as off th...

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  • Charles Jenkins: Cold War defector to North Korea dies
Charles Jenkins: Cold War defector to North Korea dies

Jenkins said the he was in a virtual prison during the first eight years in North Korea, living in a small room with other three other US defectors and forced to learn the works of North Korean founder Kim Il-sung, NPR said. In 2002, Pyongyang released Soga, who returned to Japan . He said he had planned to go to Russian Federation and turn hims...

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  • Maradona Statue Unveiled in India and... Gets Mocked Even More Than Ronaldo's
Maradona Statue Unveiled in India and... Gets Mocked Even More Than Ronaldo's

Maradona will perhaps secretly have his fingers crossed that his statue sees the same fate as countryman Lionel Messi. His second visit in nine years may have been a low-key one unlike in 2008, but the legend still charmed about a thousand-odd crowd at a charity event in a north Kolkata club this afternoon.

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  • Firefighters protect seaside California towns as blaze rages
Firefighters protect seaside California towns as blaze rages

It was their job to assess how vulnerable homes north of the highway between San Ysidro Road and Park Lane were to the incoming fire. Although the Thomas Fire is still raging, most of the smaller fires are being gradually brought under control, officials said.

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  • India to host trilateral talks with China, Russia
India to host trilateral talks with China, Russia

The two countries are celebrating 70 years of their diplomatic relationship and there was a general satisfaction with regard to trade, military and energy ties. Swaraj said the discussions included issues like the challenges of the global economy, increasing terrorism, transnational organised crime, smuggling of drugs, natural and man-made disaster...

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  • 2-magnitude quake hits Iran
2-magnitude quake hits Iran

The U.S. Geological Survey reported it was 5.4. Another quake that hits the Iranian state at 5.4 occurred in western Iran on Monday, where last month 530 people died because of 7.3 magnitude natural disaster. Although Iran is the Earthquake-prone zone as it sits on major fault lines. An natural disaster of magnitude 6.2 hit Kerman province in...

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  • Two Palestinians killed in Israeli attack in Gaza - local residents
Two Palestinians killed in Israeli attack in Gaza - local residents

Although not complete, he said the tunnel was " very substantial ", equipped with electricity, communications equipment and a ventilation system. Reports from Gaza 's Hamas-controlled Health Ministry said Tuesday that two Palestinians were killed in what was described as an assassination by an Israeli military drone.

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  • SNOW WARNING: Preston's hour-by-hour snow forecast for Sunday
SNOW WARNING: Preston's hour-by-hour snow forecast for Sunday

Further snow and ice expected overnight - and Met Eireann is warning paths and roads will again be treacherous overnight and tomorrow. Temperatures on Sunday night could drop as low as -8 in some parts of the country, Met Éireann have warned.

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  • Rahul Gandhi likely to take over as Congress President on December 16
Rahul Gandhi likely to take over as Congress President on December 16

Thing is, this isn't the first time Rahul Gandhi ditched the private jet and went common flight way. Thus, the coinicdence fanned the speculations of Rahul Gandhi visiting Delhi to wish Congress president on her 71st birthday. Mr Gandhi, who has spent much of the last several weeks leading the party's campaign in Gujarat, reportedly made a deci...

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  • Plane Falls From Sky, Crashes Into House in San Diego
Plane Falls From Sky, Crashes Into House in San Diego

It had taken off from Montgomery-Gibbs Airport, about a half-mile away. The two survivors were transported to a nearby hospital with burn injuries. The house the aircraft plunged into was apparently empty at the time, officials said. They broke windows and began putting water on the flames from a garden hose until firefighters arrived. Four peopl...

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  • 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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