• Economy adds 228K jobs in November
Economy adds 228K jobs in November

However, the strong job market is overshadowed by the sluggish growth in wage. While November's employment report had no impact on expectations the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates at its December 12-13 policy meeting, it could help shape the debate on monetary policy next year.

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  • Iraq formally declares end to fight against Islamic State
Iraq formally declares end to fight against Islamic State

However, as of now, it does seem that the brutal invasion of the Islamic State lunatics has been wiped out completely by the Iraqi military forces. Now, Iraqis around the capital and many parts of the liberated regions say they have a newfound pride in their security forces, as well as in their government.

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  • Sunil Ambris' nightmare tour of New Zealand ends with a fracture
Sunil Ambris' nightmare tour of New Zealand ends with a fracture

When the players returned, heavy overcast conditions helped promote swing and the West Indies lost four wickets for 48 runs, including their captain Kraigg Brathwaite to a contentious dismissal for 66, as they suffered their third collapse in as many innings in the series.

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

Since Wednesday evening, massive protests have been held throughout the Middle East, as well as in Asia and Europe. The alleged assailant was taken into custody after a passer-by tackled him. Israel launched airstrikes early Saturday against what it said were Hamas targets in Gaza, after several rockets were fired out of Gaza towards Israel.

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  • $450m 'Da Vinci portray' heads to Louvre Abu Dhabi
$450m 'Da Vinci portray' heads to Louvre Abu Dhabi

But both were revealed on Wednesday. At the auction, the painting was purchased by an unidentified buyer bidding via telephone after a protracted contest of almost 20 minutes at the auction house. The firm's website describes him as "one of Saudi Arabia's youngest" entrepreneurs, present in sectors including real estate, telecommunications and re...

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  • Nikki Haley: Trump's Assault Accusers Should Be Heard, Even After the Election
Nikki Haley: Trump's Assault Accusers Should Be Heard, Even After the Election

General Assembly. "And we should all be willing to listen to them". "The accusations against Trump have recirculated with the current conversation about sexual harassment in Congress and allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, who is accused of pursuing relationships with teenagers, molesting a 14-year-old and sexually assaulting ...

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  • Met Éireann issues snow and ice warning for Limerick as temperatures plummet
Met Éireann issues snow and ice warning for Limerick as temperatures plummet

The national meteorological service has also issued a status orange low temperature weather warning for the country. Road users are being urged to exercise extreme caution tonight and tomorrow morning. - Met Éireann (@ MetEireann ) December 10, 2017Met Éireann high resolution model HARMONIE showing mixture of rain and snow prediction for 9am Sund...

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  • Violence flares at protest near US Embassy in Lebanon
Violence flares at protest near US Embassy in Lebanon

Embassy with signs reading "Pray for Palestine" and "Freedom for Palestinians". A 5-year-old Palestinian child was injured Sunday after being run over by an Israeli military vehicle in the West Bank city of Hebron, according to the Palestinian Red Crescent.

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  • Egyptian cleric follows Palestinians in cancelling meeting with Pence
Egyptian cleric follows Palestinians in cancelling meeting with Pence

Egypt's Coptic Pope Tawadros II also cancelled a meeting with Pence, with the church saying it "declines to receive" him in protest at Trump's announcement which failed to take into account the "feelings of millions" of Arabs. Across the Arab and Muslim worlds, thousands more protesters had gathered to express solidarity. "PCHR believes that all ...

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  • Pope Francis wants to change translation of the Lord's Prayer
Pope Francis wants to change translation of the Lord's Prayer

Austen Ivereigh , the pope's biographer, told The Guardian he was not aware of any plans to change the translation in the English-speaking world but could "certainly see the logic of doing so". A father helps you to get up immediately. He actually allows us to be tempted. "But tradition and familiarity are also important factors in weighing up an...

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  • Mikheil Saakashvili, Ex-President of Georgia, Arrested in Ukraine, Again
Mikheil Saakashvili, Ex-President of Georgia, Arrested in Ukraine, Again

Before moving to Ukraine, Mr Saakashvili served for nearly 10 years as president of Georgia. Saakashvili had been taken into custody on Tuesday, but a crowd of supporters freed him from a police van and swept him away. The saga threatens to embarrass the pro-Western authorities at a time when they face a chorus of criticism from reformers and for...

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  • Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, wife to meet him on Dec 25 in Pakistan
Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, wife to meet him on Dec 25 in Pakistan

The Indian government had raised concern over the safety Kulbhushan's family members during their visit to Pakistan and had appealed to the country's authorities to allow a diplomat to accompany them. "Hope Pakistan releases him early and he returns to India safely", said Pawar. Pakistan has also agreed to ensure the safety, security and well-bei...

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  • Long Island weather: Several inches of snow expected Saturday
Long Island weather: Several inches of snow expected Saturday

Thursday until 12 p.m. Friday for all counties in South Mississippi. During Friday between the early hours of the morning until 6pm, 2-5 cm of snow is likely to fall, with icy surfaces forming overnight. Below freezing air from the north and moisture coming in from the southwest tonight will lead to a good setup to see rain change over into sno...

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  • Congressional investigators discover more emails related to infamous Trump Jr. meeting
Congressional investigators discover more emails related to infamous Trump Jr. meeting

Rep. Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffTrump Jr. set for high-stakes interview with House intel panel Comey back in the spotlight after Flynn makes a deal Schiff: Flynn plea "very significant" MORE (D-Calif.) is challenging Trump Jr.'s reasoning, saying Trump Jr.

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  • Mirror's USS Callister Episode
Mirror's USS Callister Episode

Fans must've figured it was only a matter of time before Black Mirror was added to the release schedule given the PR train was running at full speed. " Hang the DJ " is taking on issues of online dating, as it takes place in a futuristic world and features a dating app that tells you everything you need to know about your partner.

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  • New Mexico governor calls shooting heinous act
New Mexico governor calls shooting heinous act

Authorities said the shooter had died but did not specify whether that person was among the three reported dead. A crowd of nervous parents gathered at Aztec City Hall to wait for more information as officers tried to reassure them about the safety of their children.

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  • Scotland braced for a big freeze after Storm Caroline's 93mph gusts
Scotland braced for a big freeze after Storm Caroline's 93mph gusts

The Met Office has extended the warning area again - it now takes in nearly all of the county, with the exception of the very north east corner. Snow showers will affect northern Scotland later on Thursday, with the risk extending across more of Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales and western parts of England on Friday.

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  • Why This Cheerleader's Mind-Blowing Invisible Box Stunt Is Sweeping the Internet
Why This Cheerleader's Mind-Blowing Invisible Box Stunt Is Sweeping the Internet

Freshman football player Dontez Hines of Indiana's Anderson University demonstrated it in a tweet in August. "The technique, if you want to make it look like [her video], is to bring the other leg higher than the other as if you are actually stepping over a box".

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  • First look at Starbucks' Reserve Roastery in Shanghai
First look at Starbucks' Reserve Roastery in Shanghai

It is Starbucks' hope that the Roastery locations will become destinations for coffee drinkers rather than just a place to stop while you're at the mall. With over 100 beverages on the menu, including a tea infused with nitrogen, we're sure even the pickiest of percolators will find their niche. Princi baked items are shown in the new Starbucks R...

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  • Conflicting Reports Emerge About Subpoena for Deutsche Bank in Trump-Russia Investigation
Conflicting Reports Emerge About Subpoena for Deutsche Bank in Trump-Russia Investigation

The Guardian, citing German newspaper Handelsblatt , reported that the bank has since cooperated with the request and handed over banking records to investigators. Mueller incorporated several ongoing investigations within the Justice Department including those of Trump campaign contacts with Russian Federation, former Trump campaign chairman P...

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  • Proposal To Impeach Trump Overwhelmingly Rejected
Proposal To Impeach Trump Overwhelmingly Rejected

Democratic leaders have urged Green to drop the idea, CNN said. The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to stop an effort by lawmaker Al Green to impeach President Donald Trump . Pelosi and Hoyer said in a statement that while legitimate questions exist about Trump's fitness to lead, now is not the time for impeachme...

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  • Recent clashes in Yemen capital killed at least 234: ICRC
Recent clashes in Yemen capital killed at least 234: ICRC

Speaking before a gathering of supporters, al-Houthi says: "We knew that they were deceived. we hadn't hoped for what happened". Although the conflict began as a civil war between Shiite Houthis and the government of Saudi-backed former President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi, it has morphed into a proxy battle between Saudi Arabia and Iran, which has l...

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  • Conyers announces retirement amid sexual harassment allegations: 'My legacy can't be compromised'
Conyers announces retirement amid sexual harassment allegations: 'My legacy can't be compromised'

Rep. John Conyers' attorney is expected to make an announcement later this morning. "I am retiring today", he said. Conyers' endorsement of his son's candidacy is made even more complicated by the fact that Conyers' grand-nephew, MI state Senator Ian Conyers, 29, also recently announced he will be running for Conyers' seat.

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  • Judge refuses to free four Catalan leaders as elections near
Judge refuses to free four Catalan leaders as elections near

After receiving a request to free the 10 Catalan leaders, Supreme Court Judge Pablo Llarena decided there was a risk that Junqueras and three others would repeat their alleged offences if released. He also said that the probed politicians have shown their "intention to return to Spain" in order to run for regional elections in Catalonia. Politi...

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  • Does Trump Have It Out for Mitt Romney?
Does Trump Have It Out for Mitt Romney?

Orrin Hatch (R-UT) if the senator made a decision to run for re-election, snubbing former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's reported consideration of a Senate run. Mitt's a good man". " Mitt Romney would be ideal". But Trump, who has clashed with Romney in the past, said he wants Hatch to run for re-election.

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  • Winds whip up in Southern California fires, prompting evacuations
Winds whip up in Southern California fires, prompting evacuations

Soon after, the hospital was "razed to the ground" by the fire, according to a local news report . Firefighters battled the rapidly growing blaze throughout Monday night trying to contain the flames, as thousands of residents evacuated their homes.

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  • Olympic ban sparks outrage in Russian Federation
Olympic ban sparks outrage in Russian Federation

Speaking at the press conference announcing the ruling of the IOC Executive was Samuel Schmid, the Swiss politician who led the IOC inquiry into whether anti-doping subterfuge was carried out with the backing of the Russian government. Not to accredit any official from the Russian Ministry of Sport for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. "...

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  • Chance of rain ahead of temperature drop
Chance of rain ahead of temperature drop

What to know: You'll want to keep an umbrella handy for the first half of the week, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service . Cloudy, with a low around 49. And so comes Tuesday . An associated cold front will pass through the state Tuesday allowing Arctic air to infiltrate central IN mid-to-late week.

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  • Parents of Florida runaway teen open up about reunion
Parents of Florida runaway teen open up about reunion

Authorities say a 27-year-old Florida soccer coach found in NY with a missing teenage girl has been arrested. Frisina's parents also discovered messages on Snapchat of a sexual nature between the teen and Rodriguez after her disappearance, according to the news station citing the affidavit.

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  • Supreme Court declines to hear Texas same-sex marriage benefits case
Supreme Court declines to hear Texas same-sex marriage benefits case

The conflict began in 2013, when Houston under then-Mayor Annise Parker began offering employee benefits to the same-sex spouses of employees who had been legally married in other states. Greg Abbott, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and Attorney General Ken Paxton - added their voices to the campaign, telling the nine judges that the case offered an opportuni...

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  • Barack Obama Has More Twitter Followers Than Trump And He Knows It
Barack Obama Has More Twitter Followers Than Trump And He Knows It

The 39-year-old leader made Trump the guest of honor of Bastille Day celebrations in Paris in July and has said he still hoped to change the American president's mind on the issue. Macron had rolled out the red carpet for Trump in July, hosting him as a guest of honour for Bastille Day celebrations when he sought - unsuccessfully - to change the U....

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  • TIME 'Person of the Year' Finalists Announced
TIME 'Person of the Year' Finalists Announced

Time will announce the 2017 Person of the Year on Wednesday. Patty Jenkins: The director of " Wonder Woman " who became the first female director of an American studio superhero movie. He's brought charges against four people so far, including former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. Jenkins is the only female on the shortlist, though n...

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  • Georgia ILB Natrez Patrick arrested for a misdemeanor
Georgia ILB Natrez Patrick arrested for a misdemeanor

Stanley was charged with DUI drugs, possession of marijuana of less than an ounce and speeding. Two years ago, Patrick was arrested on misdemeanor marijuana charges and suspended one game. 2 Oklahoma in the Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual on New Year's Day. He was also investigated for alleged marijuana use in his dorm room last...

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  • United States ends participation in UN's Global Compact on Migration
United States ends participation in UN's Global Compact on Migration

The American pullout from the pact is scheduled for the end of 2018, AFP reported. But late on Saturday, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said the declaration's "approach is simply not compatible with US sovereignty" and that the US will instead define its own migration plan.

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  • Taliban gunmen launch deadly attack on Peshawar college
Taliban gunmen launch deadly attack on Peshawar college

The outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan ( TTP ) claimed responsibility for the attack. Fourteen persons, mostly students, were killed as burqa-clad militants stormed and opened fire at the hostel of the Peshawar Agricultural Training Institute here in Pakistan on Friday, officials said.

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  • Rose Bowl 2017: Known Info Before Final Playoff Rankings Reveal
Rose Bowl 2017: Known Info Before Final Playoff Rankings Reveal

Oklahoma will take on Georgia in the College Football Playoff. That's the third-longest active streak in the nation, trailing only Florida State (36) and Virginia Tech (25). And Oklahoma has plenty of options when Mayfield throws as Mark Andrews , Marquise Brown and CeeDee Lamb each boast 40 or more receptions, 700-plus yards and at least six...

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  • North Korea seeks USA recognition as nuclear weapons state
North Korea seeks USA recognition as nuclear weapons state

Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley , who earlier this week warned North Korea's leadership it would be "utterly destroyed" if war were to break out after Pyongyang test-fired its most advanced missile. Lavrov pointed to Washington's plans to conduct a large- scale air force drill with South Korea in December, a new show of force aime...

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  • Excited crowds gather to see Harry on first official outing with Meghan
Excited crowds gather to see Harry on first official outing with Meghan

Queen Elizabeth's grandson Harry, 33, now fifth-in-line to the throne, and USA actress Markle, 36, best known for her leading role in US legal drama " Suits ", announced their engagement on Monday, igniting a trans-Atlantic media frenzy. Mary Cooper, 60, who had been waiting to see the prince and his bride-to-be since before 9am, said: "I think i...

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  • DMC to examine Max Hospital newborn case
DMC to examine Max Hospital newborn case

Members of the family and their relatives protested at the Max hospital on Friday, demanding action against the negligence. An upscale private hospital here declared new born twins dead and handed over the infants to their parents in a polythene bag though one of them was later found to be alive.

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  • Sauber confirms Charles Leclerc and Marcus Ericsson as 2018 race line-up
Sauber confirms Charles Leclerc and Marcus Ericsson as 2018 race line-up

During a press conference held at Alfa Romeo's museum on Saturday, Leclerc and Ericsson took the wraps off the squad's proposed 2018 livery, which was presented on one of the team's showcars. F2 champion LeClerc had always been expected to make the jump to the pinnacle of motorsport. " Formula One is the natural reference point for a marque like...

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