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Climate Change: Berlin calls on finance sector to lead way Climate Change: Berlin calls on finance sector to lead way
- December 16, 2017

Politicians from around the world attended the summit in Paris to discuss the issues relating to global warming . He's said he wants the terms of the agreement renegotiated, a notion Macron firmly dismissed on Monday in his interview with CBS News. (more...)
Can Charles Barkley Stop Roy Moore Getting Elected as Alabama Senator? Can Charles Barkley Stop Roy Moore Getting Elected as Alabama Senator?
- December 16, 2017

Rice, now a political science professor at Stanford University, provided a statement to AL.com ahead of the election between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones . If Mr Moore prevails, it'd be a prize for the anti-establishment Steve Bannon faction of the Republican Party and an indication that, when it comes to a seat in the US Senate , ideology matters most for some. (more...)
Israel levels airstrikes in Gaza Strip, response to rockets Israel levels airstrikes in Gaza Strip, response to rockets
- December 16, 2017

Israel is ready "for any scenario", Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman said yesterday in regards to a potential war on the Gaza Strip in response to the increase in demonstration following US President Donald Trump's declaration on Jerusalem last week. (more...)
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Will Fill Sen. Franken's Seat
- December 16, 2017

Gov. Mark Dayton was expected to tap his longtime political ally to the seat, and has set a special election for next November. Franken announced last week that he will be stepping down from the Senate "in the coming weeks" after eight women came forward to accuse him of sexual misconduct, including groping and unwanted kisses. (more...)
Govt raises customs duty on some electronic items including TV by 5% Govt raises customs duty on some electronic items including TV by 5%
- December 16, 2017

Customs duty on some other items like electric filament and discharge lamps was also tweaked. Newsletter has been successfully subscribed. The company has sought a range of incentives and tax relief from the government for it to expand its manufacturing in India, but government officials have said they are unlikely to make exemptions for Apple . (more...)
Twitter reacts to Brandon Williams' scary head injury Twitter reacts to Brandon Williams' scary head injury
- December 16, 2017

Siemian, who had completed 5 of 9 with an interception, left the field without assistance before being driven into the locker room. Osweiler entered in the second quarter after Siemian left with a shoulder injury. Hilton finished with just 41 yards on his five catches, none of which went for more than 13 yards against a game Denver secondary. Broncos: Play their road finale December 24 at Washington. (more...)
Man bitten by sea lion says animal trailed him Man bitten by sea lion says animal trailed him
- December 16, 2017

Both swimmers were in the San Francisco Aquatic Park Cove area, Lynn Cullivan of the San Francisco Maritime National Historic Park told The Sacramento Bee. He was taken to Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, where he is listed in good condition. He has a nickel sized hole of exposed muscle on his arm. (more...)
Israeli infiltrators launch surprise attack on Palestinian rally (VIDEO, PHOTOS) Israeli infiltrators launch surprise attack on Palestinian rally (VIDEO, PHOTOS)
- December 16, 2017

Turkey is starting initiatives at the United Nations to annul a decision by the United States to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. Friday's deaths bring to eight the number of Palestinians killed in an escalation of violence with Israel since Mr Trump's declaration on 6 December. (more...)
Americans see more jingle, less Jesus in Christmas celebrations Americans see more jingle, less Jesus in Christmas celebrations
- December 16, 2017

President Trump's demand that Americans all say "Merry Christmas", which drew cheers at his rallies, now draws shrugs from most US adults: 52 percent say it doesn't matter how they are greeted in stores and businesses, and 32 percent say they prefer to hear "Merry Christmas". (more...)
Turkey, Lebanon eye embassies to Palestine in East Jerusalem
- December 16, 2017

The Council of the League of Arab States, at the level of Arab foreign ministers, declared opposition to Trump's decision and considered it not only invalid, but also a serious breach of worldwide law. "And once they review the president's remarks clearly, they will realize that nothing has changed in terms of being able to reach an historic peace agreement", he said. (more...)
Russell Simmons Accused of Sexual Assault in South Florida Russell Simmons Accused of Sexual Assault in South Florida
- December 16, 2017

On Wednesday, The New York Times published a story in which three woman accused Simmons of raping them. "Today, I begin to properly defend myself". She reluctantly waited for the auto in Simmons' apartment where he made sexual advances that Dixon said she turned down. After the alleged encounter, Cutrone said she ran out of the apartment and called a cab. (more...)
Thunder Hold on to Beat 76ers in Triple Overtime in Philly Thunder Hold on to Beat 76ers in Triple Overtime in Philly
- December 16, 2017

JJ Redick still is having trouble grounding his feet and not rushing the shot when he gets an open look from three. The 76ers hit 13 three-pointers, but made just 28 percent from beyond the arc. Jerryd Bayless had 14 points and Ben Simmons had 12 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds. Tyreke Evans finished with 22 points, as the Memphis Grizzlies edged the Atlanta Hawks 96-94. (more...)
World leaders, high security at Paris climate summit World leaders, high security at Paris climate summit
- December 16, 2017

The US is the only country to reject the agreement. Macron, who has worked to establish his role as a global leader since his sweeping election win in May, said modern-day science was revealing with each day the danger that global warming posed to the planet, he said. (more...)
White House undercuts Tillerson on North White House undercuts Tillerson on North
- December 16, 2017

Graham also said he is "100% convinced that China is a rational actor" and indicated that a credible U.S. threat of military force against North Korea could serve as a key strategic tool to pressure Beijing into stepping up its own efforts to rein in Pyongyang. (more...)
Oklahoma Man Indicted For Kidnapping, Raping Stepdaughter Oklahoma Man Indicted For Kidnapping, Raping Stepdaughter
- December 16, 2017

An FBI agent says in an affidavit that Piette first had sex with McGinnis, whose mother had been engaged to him before the couple broke up, at a home in Wagoner, on the bottom bed of a bunk bed, when she was aged 11 or 12. Travel with intent to engage in sexual act with a juvenile is punishable by up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 (£187,000) fine. Brood: During her 19 years in captivity, McGinnis had nine children. (more...)
Nine more women accuse prominent appeals court judge of sexual misconduct Nine more women accuse prominent appeals court judge of sexual misconduct
- December 16, 2017

The latest allegations against Judge Alex Kozinski go back decades and include women who met him at events, according to the newspaper. The judicial council of the San Francisco-based U.S. "I treat all of my employees as family and work very closely with a lot of them", he said. This is not the first time Kozinski has faced misconduct charges. (more...)
Delhi HC refuses to interfere in Sharad Yadav's RS disqualification issue Delhi HC refuses to interfere in Sharad Yadav's RS disqualification issue
- December 16, 2017

Azad said while he is not questioning Naidu's decision but he did not agree with Yadav's disqualification. The Congress-led opposition is likely to attack the government on key economic and corruption issues when the winter session of Parliament begins on Dec 15, Friday. (more...)
US judge to lift house arrest for former Trump campaign manager Manafort US judge to lift house arrest for former Trump campaign manager Manafort
- December 16, 2017

He faces charges of money laundering, tax evasion and failing to disclose foreign lobbying as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russian Federation probe. Friday's legal order said once all these conditions were met, the court would issue a separate order releasing Manafort from his house arrest in Alexandria. (more...)
Omarosa Manigault denies tantrum, but hints Trump administration 'made me uncomfortable'
- December 16, 2017

Whoopi Goldberg excoriated Omarosa on " The View " and pointedly said the fired White House official is "nasty" to women of color. You can watch the video where Robin Roberts made the comment while Michael Strahan and George Stephanopoulos looking on in the player below. (more...)
Royals join bereaved families in London tower fire memorial Royals join bereaved families in London tower fire memorial
- December 16, 2017

As part of the memorial service, a specially-commissioned banner incorporating the "Grenfell Heart" will be brought into the service and displayed throughout. The devastation inside Grenfell Tower was such that it took police and forensic scientists several months to recover and identify all human remains. (more...)

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