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Israel Deploys Iron Dome Batteries Amid Terror Threats

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Also on Tuesday, the army closed off a number of tourist attractions near the Gaza border, out of concerns that the terrorist group may carry out a sniper attack on visitors. Ten PIJ operatives, including two senior commanders, were killed during Israel's operation to destroy the tunnel. The army said later that killing the terrorists was not the primary objective of the tunnel demolition. Read More »

Decision On Thomas Chandy At Appropriate Time: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan

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The petition was the one that had sought withdrawal of Alappuzha district collector's report against him in the backwater encroachment case. Ever since the allegation of land grab surfaced three months back, the Congress-led opposition, the BJP and even the second biggest ally of the Vijayan government - the Communist Party of India - had been demanding the resignation of Chandy. Read More »

Dead and Kid Survives in Crash on I-94 Near Detroit

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Alesia's 1-year-old son Josiah, is the only survivor of the crash. The infant was examined for minor injuries at a hospital, and will be sent home with relatives. They were not wearing seatbelts, but they were not thrown from the auto because they were pinned inside by the impact of the crash, Shaw said. He said his father helped rescue the 1-year-old from the auto. Read More »

Stove Top offers stuffing-themed 'Thanksgiving Dinner Pants'

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They can stretch to almost two times their original size, so you can feel free to go for that second helping of mashed potatoes, or turkey , or the whole table really. They come in a maroon color with stuffing patterns on the pockets and waistband, and range from size small to extra large. Stove Top is also donating $10,000 to Feeding America , a hunger-relief charity, for the holiday. Read More »

Delhi airport issue: IndiGo moves court against DIAL

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IndiGo wants a quashing of directions set out in Delhi Airport's letters asking it to shift "part" of its flights. IndiGo Airlines on Tuesday issued a statement and said that by adhering to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) a major tragedy was averted. Read More »

For first time in 40 years, Congress debates USA president's nuclear power

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Marco Rubio, who ran against Trump in the Republican presidential primary a year ago, was among lawmakers who were quick to point out that the hearing should not be taken as a reduced US nuclear posture. When the military wakes the president, there is a significant possibility of an imminent strike and the president must quickly decide whether or not to deploy a nuclear counterstrike. Read More »

Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo wins NL Manager of Year

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Lovullo became the fourth straight N.L. Manager of the Year to win the award in his first season with the team. The Twins went 85-77 this season and earned their first playoff spot since 2010 before losing to the Yankees in the AL wild-card game. Read More »

Hate Crimes In Vermont Up In 2016, According To FBI Data

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And while the number of jurisdictions reporting hate crimes data increased to 15,251 in 2016 from 14,997 in 2015, this is still less than the 15,494 agencies that reported in 2014. More than 1,500 were motivated by religious bias . Other police department's may not be this attentive in classifying incidents as hate crimes under the FBI's system. Read More »

"Don't Cut Our Taxes", Say 400+ Very Wealthy Americans. "Raise Them".

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During that same period of time, the share of wealth controlled by the bottom 90 percent of earners dropped precipitously - as it has been for several decades . The millionaires' letter was signed by the founders of Ben & Jerry's, fashion designer Eileen Fisher, and philanthropist Steven Rockefeller, as well as many unknown but wealthy Americans. Read More »

Paul Ryan orders mandatory sexual harassment training for members, staff

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Comstock - who worked on Capitol Hill as a staffer early in her career and served in the Virginia House of Delegates before being elected to represent Northern Virginia's 10th District previous year - said Congress needs more training and stronger safeguards in place to ensure women don't have to give up their careers to escape sexually aggressive behavior. Read More »

Netanyahu says to continue military operation in Syria

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In the case, widely known in Israel as "the meals-ordering affair", Sara Netanyahu and Ezra Saidoff, deputy director of the Prime Minister's Office, allegedly created a false impression between 2010 and 2013 that no cook was employed in the office prime minister's residence, while in fact there were several chefs, according to the ministry. Read More »

Armenian PM extends condolences to First Vice-President of Iran on devastating quake

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In Iran's Kermanshah province killed 61 people, more than 300 were injured. The quake killed at least 432 dead in Iran, all in Kermanshah province, and eight in Iraq . Devastating tremors in Iran and Iraq killed more than 70 people . "We are living in a tent and we don't have enough food or water", he said. Iranian Army helicopters were taking part in the relief effort. Read More »

J&K: Army Jawan Martyred, Terrorist Killed in Ongoing Kulgam Encounter

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However, when the security forces were moving towards a particular area, the militants opened fire, they said. "The militants were asked to surrender, but they fired from automatic weapons". Officials said the authorities have directed all cellular companies to suspend mobile internet services in entire south Kashmir to prevent spread of any rumour on social media. Read More »

Conservatives Try to Sneak 'Religious Freedom' Into Australia's Marriage Bill

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When do we get to find out which way Australians voted? Turnbull has endorsed a bill that would allow churches to refuse to officiate same-sex marriages. This is how same-sex marriage is expected to pass in Australia , however it's not guaranteed. The survey result will announced on Wednesday . "I support there being strong religious protections in the bill, should tomorrow the Australian people have decided through the marriage survey that they would like to see same-sex marriage ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia to reopen Yemen's air and seaports within next 24 hours

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Al-Mouallimi told reports from NY that the Coalition would conduct this process in complete agreement with Yemen's internationally recognized government, to allow the safe delivery of humanitarian aid. McGoldrick says access to such ports is "helpful" but that the key need is access to the rebel-held Red Sea ports of Salif and Hodeida, closer to large population centers. Read More »

Keller Group plc 59% Potential Upside Indicated by Liberum Capital

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The stock increased 0.74% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $65.39. (NASDAQ:DAKT) has risen 24.81% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. The insider FRAME NANCY D sold $34,697. Loeb Ptnrs has invested 0.05% in Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND). BTG's profit will be $38,632 for 17537.50 P/E if the $0.01 EPS becomes a reality. Read More »

Lebanon's top cardinal calls for Hariri return ahead of Saudi visit

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Lebanon's prime minister Saad al-Hariri gestures during a press conference in parliament building at downtown Beirut, Lebanon October 9, 2017. The shock resignation has thrust Lebanon back onto the front line of a power struggle between Sunni Saudi Arabia and Shi'ite Iran - a rivalry that has also buffeted Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Bahrain. Read More »

Israel raises security alert after threats to Islamic Jihad

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The Israel Defense Forces arrested a senior Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) commander in the northern West Bank Monday morning. Channel 2 news, citing high-ranking military officials, said the army deployed the batteries countrywide, especially in central Israel, and tightened security on the Gaza border after Islamic Jihad threatened to avenge the killing of 10 of the group's fighters when Israel destroyed a cross-border tunnel on Oct 31. Read More »

4th person shot dead in Tampa neighborhood

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When they arrived on scene, they found a deceased adult male in the street. The victim was identified as Ronald Felton, 60, who was crossing the street when a tall, thin man wearing a black baseball cap shot him in the back. This comes just weeks after three people were shot and killed over a 10-day span in Seminole Heights. Police have said they think a single killer is behind those three attacks because they happened so close to each other at roughly the same time in the evening, and ... Read More »

Trump asked for Xi's help in UCLA players' shoplifting case in China

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ESPN reported that authorities have surveillance footage of the players stealing from three stores. Besides occurring the same week as Trump's visit, the case has raised waves in the United States due to the involvement of LiAngelo Ball, one of three high-profile basketball-playing sons of LaVar Ball . Read More »

'Sweet news' as Bengal wins GI tag for 'rosogolla'

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A GI is a sign used on products that have a specific geographical origin and possess qualities or a reputation that are due to that origin. "It has been settled under the GI Act that authenticates a product relating to either a geographical location, or community or society". Read More »

Philippines President Duterte accepts Modi's invite

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President Donald Trump ended his swing through Asia hailing progress in advancing his goal of reducing the USA trade deficit. Earlier in the day, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau raised the plight of Rohingya refugees and extra-judicial killings in the Philippines at the summit, sensitive human rights issues skirted by nearly all the others. Read More »

Google Doodle Celebrating Hole Punch 131st anniversary

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There are now dozens of iterations of the hole puncher, including the common two-hole punch, the drill punch and even industrial-sized punches for putting holes in sheets of metal. Google often designs its homepage with wonderful doodles that marks a particular day of the year, special birthdays and other major events like World Cup. Read More »

Voting begins today for striking Ontario college faculty

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The Ontario government has ordered the colleges to create a fund to help students who may be experiencing financial hardship because of the strike. However, that is contingent on a faculty vote this week on the College Employer Council's final offer. Read More »

Happy Children's Day: Images, Quotes and Speech

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It is also a common practice to distribute gifts like clothes, toys and books to orphan children on this day. Pune Children's Day was celebrated in various parts of the city. Children are synonymous with innocence and happiness. He was widely admired internationally and why not children! "On Bal Diwas, let us rededicate ourselves to spreading more awareness about various facets of child rights and securing these rights for our children". Read More »

Alleged Hardik sex video surfaces, he says not surprised

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A CD of the Patidar leader has surfaced on social media, in which he can be seen with a woman in a room. "This is the beginning of dirty politics. Hardik had predicted that a doctored sex CD would be out soon to defame him. "In the past too, the BJP has resorted to such kind of gimmicks". The authenticity of the tape could not be verified. Read More »

Ardern planning 'substantive' Manus talks

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Jacinda Ardern wants to have a "substantive" discussion with Malcolm Turnbull at the East Asia Summit about the situation on Manus Island. The camp inside a Manus Island navy base was declared closed October 31 based on the Papua New Guinea Supreme Court's ruling a year ago that Australia's policy of housing asylum seekers there was unconstitutional. Read More »

Trudeau raises concerns with Duterte over bloody drug war in the Philippines

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Trudeau is the first leader out of the 20 attending this week's ASEAN summit and related meetings who has publicly said he brought up the touchy issue with the volatile Filipino leader. President Barack Obama a "son of a bitch" after the State Department publicly expressed concern over the Philippine anti-drug campaign. Government data indicate 3,967 were killed in anti-drug operations as of October 2017. Read More »

Trump arrives in the Philippines, Duterte sings him a love song

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He told reporters on Air Force One that he had delivered his prepared remarks during the lunch instead of the summit meeting. President Donald Trump arrived in the Philippines Sunday and met with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte , who sang a love song for his American counterpart. Read More »