Worldwide

Worldwide Israel Defense Forces strike Gaza Strip after Hamas rocket attack
Author: 0 Israel Defense Forces strike Gaza Strip after Hamas rocket attack

Militants fired on Thursday makeshift rockets from the Gaza Strip into southern Israel in response to US recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, eyewitnesses said. In Wednesday night's raid, Israeli security forces also apprehended several Palestinians suspected of inciting terrorism and brought them in for questioning with the Israel Police.

Worldwide Firefighter Hurt As Crews Make Progress In Skirball Fire
Author: 0 Firefighter Hurt As Crews Make Progress In Skirball Fire

The Los Angeles Police Department ordered mandatory evacuations and the California Department of Transportation closed Intereste 405 between Highway 101 and Interstate 10. But we also maintain the brush, so that we don't have combustible materials. The exception to the evacuation order was the Bel-Air Crest housing development, which was not threatened, according to Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.

Worldwide Cop Pulls Over Family Hauling Home Absurdly Large Christmas Tree
Author: 0 Cop Pulls Over Family Hauling Home Absurdly Large Christmas Tree

There's been a 615% increase in searches for pink trees compared to last Christmas, with shoppers still trying to get their mitts on pink conifers. Perhaps largely driven by eBay 's Christmas advert campaign, sales of pink Christmas trees are up an incredible 650% this year compared to last year.

Worldwide New arrest in shooting death of 'good Samaritan' Yosif Al-Hasnawi
Author: 0 New arrest in shooting death of 'good Samaritan' Yosif Al-Hasnawi

Police have arrested one person in connection with Al-Hasnawi's murder and have issued an arrest warrant for another. Police say their Major Fraud Branch is investigating the account. Donations can be made online at brocku.ca/donate or by phone at 905-688-5550 ext. After nearly five days of searching, Police have arrested the alleged suspect in the death of Brock student Yosif Al-Hasnawi.

Worldwide Poland's top politicians meeting over government future
Author: 0 Poland's top politicians meeting over government future

Earlier in the day, the lower house of parliament rejected a vote of no confidence in the government, submitted by the opposition, and the visibly changed Szydlo was awarded with an enthusiastic round applause and flowers from her party. "It is obvious that Jaroslaw Kaczynski is the leader of this camp and he is the one who distributes the cards regardless of who is the prime minister", Henryk Domanski, from the Polish Academy of Sciences, said.

Worldwide U.S. homeless population rises for first time in 7 years
Author: 0 U.S. homeless population rises for first time in 7 years

Overall, HUD's newly released homelessness data also estimated that roughly 11 in every 10,000 people in New Hampshire were experiencing homelessness, in a shelter or elsewhere, in 2017. As rents soar and access to affordable housing shrinks, the number of people living in states along the West Coast is trending in the wrong direction.

Worldwide House Votes To Dodge Gov't Shutdown
Author: 0 House Votes To Dodge Gov't Shutdown

Pelosi and Schumer left the White House without speaking to reporters. The bill passed 235-193, with 18 Republicans voting against it and 14 Democrats voting for it. Mr. Trump has rescinded the so-called DACA deportation amnesty that was ordered by former President Barack Obama, leaving Congress until March to act, but some Democrats want to deal with it now.

Worldwide Two rockets fired on Israel land in Gaza
Author: 0 Two rockets fired on Israel land in Gaza

Around two hours later the army said that another rocket, fired form the enclave's north, exploded in southern Israel. Israel holds Hamas responsible for all activity happening in the Gaza Strip. Reportedly, the leader of the Palestinian Islamist group, Hamas, has called for a new "intifada", or uprising, as protests broke out in Jerusalem , Ramallah and Bethlehem.

Worldwide Dylan Farrow Asks: Why Has Woody Allen Been Spared By #MeToo?
Author: 0 Dylan Farrow Asks: Why Has Woody Allen Been Spared By #MeToo?

Allen has been accused of sexually abusing Dylan Farrow when she was seven. The actress stars in Allen's latest film, " Wonder Wheel ". "I just think he's very in touch with that side of himself". "I could [only] know my experience". The director Wednesday Soon-Yi Previn in 1997, a union that also garnered controversy, as Previn is the adopted daughter of Allen's ex-wife Mia Farrow .

Worldwide Serena Williams' Best Year Ever Just Got Even Better
Author: 0 Serena Williams' Best Year Ever Just Got Even Better

Serena and her husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian , welcomed their daughter back in September. The athletic giant revealed that it is naming a yet-to-be-constructed building at its world headquarters after Williams . Nike also is feting several other major athletic names. The fourth new building going up will be a parking garage to celebrate the sporting heritage of New York City.

Worldwide FACT encourages people to enroll in ACA health insurance
Author: 0 FACT encourages people to enroll in ACA health insurance

The open enrollment deadline for Obamacare 2018 is coming up soon. While enrollment numbers are expected to be lower than past year, there are some factors that may affect the end tally. The president says the shorter enrollment period would benefit the ACA by putting it more in line with other insurance programs. Those are words from a local health insurance agent to anyone who relies on insurance through the affordable care act .

Worldwide Argentine judge seeks arrest of ex-President Kirchner
Author: 0 Argentine judge seeks arrest of ex-President Kirchner

Macri. She has argued in the past that since Iran and Argentina have no extradition agreement, and Argentina does not carry out trials in absentia, there was no other way to proceed with the investigation. Argentine newspaper Clarin reported, however, that Congress was unlikely to secure the two-thirds majority vote to do so - meaning her detention was not expected.

Worldwide Salvation Army begins Red Kettle Campaign
Author: 0 Salvation Army begins Red Kettle Campaign

The Detroit Red Wings will compete for bragging rights on Friday, Dec. 8, to see which group can raise the most money for The Salvation Army of Metro Detroit's Red Kettle Campaign, as four teams bell ring at different Metro Detroit retail locations from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Worldwide Mess Man Turned Pearl Harbor Hero Finally Gets Statue In Waco
Author: 0 Mess Man Turned Pearl Harbor Hero Finally Gets Statue In Waco

FDR signed the declaration at 4:10 p.m., wearing a black armband to symbolize mourning for those lost at Pearl Harbor . "Let's remember Pearl Harbor as we go to meet the foe". Ganitch was on the battleship Pennsylvania's football team and getting ready for a championship game against the crew of the Arizona when Japan attacked.

Worldwide Drogba pays tribute to music icon Johnny Hallyday — EXTRA TIME
Author: 0 Drogba pays tribute to music icon Johnny Hallyday — EXTRA TIME

France mourned on Wednesday its most famous rocker Johnny Hallyday , whose power ballads and colourful personal life made him a national treasure, loved by everyone from rebellious teens in the 1960s to modern-day presidents. He decided he wanted to be a singer after seeing Elvis Presley on screen in 1957. As Johnny Hallyday , he released his first single, "T'aimer Follement" ("To Love You Madly"), at 16, and then set about bringing his own brand of rock to an avid French youth emerging ...

Worldwide Modi an ignorant prachar-shastri, derailed economy: Congress
Author: 0 Modi an ignorant prachar-shastri, derailed economy: Congress

The Congress said that the BJP is trying to use all means to divert the attention from the real issues on the ground. The BJP had also lined up chief ministers of the other states it rules - Vasundhara Raje of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh's Yogi Adityanath - to address rallies and press conferences in Surat in the run-up to Assembly elections, but given the inclement weather conditions, these too were called off.

Worldwide IDF: Two rockets launched from Gaza at Israel, but fall short
Author: 0 IDF: Two rockets launched from Gaza at Israel, but fall short

Israeli Air Force is bombing several targets in Gaza on Thursday in response to a volley of mortar fire from Palestinian militants, as tensions escalate after President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Demonstrators in cities including Jerusalem, Bethlehem and Ramallah rallied against Trump's shift in policy , some burning American flags and photos of the US president.

Worldwide Tredje AP fonden Has $1.79 Million Stake in Dollar General Corp. (DG)
Author: 0 Tredje AP fonden Has $1.79 Million Stake in Dollar General Corp. (DG)

Bank of America upgraded the shares of DG in report on Wednesday, May 4 to "Buy" rating. Investors being bullish for future growth prospects of the company and supported by investor interest present in this Services sector as current share price are expensive relative to its per-share earnings, however with its Services sector trailing twelve months PE 20.54 also compares favourably this might not be right buying opportunity.