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Worldwide Palestinians may seek UN Assembly support if U.S. vetoes Jerusalem resolution: Envoy
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It also said , "Any decision and actions which purport to have altered the character, status, or demographic composition of the Holy City of Jerusalem have no legal effect, are null and void and must be rescinded". Resolutions presented to the council require nine votes for adoption, but the United States, along with Britain, China, France and Russian Federation, have the power to veto any measure.

Author: 0 Philippines storm leaves 182 dead, tens of thousands displaced

At least 75 people have been killed by torrential floods that have struck the southern Philippine island of Mindanao, officials said on Saturday. Police and officials say more than 40 others perished mostly in the hard-hit provinces of Lanao del Norte and Lanao del Sur from landslides and floods unleashed by Tropical Storm Tembin .

Worldwide Baby reportedly injured in raccoon attack inside Philadelphia home
Author: 0 Baby reportedly injured in raccoon attack inside Philadelphia home

Thankfully, the baby girl survived the attack, but the trauma from this experience will likely haunt her and her parents. Rodgers had just moved into the apartment this week. It's unclear how the raccoon got into the apartment, but neighbors complain of a raccoon infestation in the area due to trash. Fortunately, doctors say her eyesight wasn't affected.

Worldwide Portland Trail Blazers at Los Angeles Lakers Game Preview 12/23/17
Author: 0 Portland Trail Blazers at Los Angeles Lakers Game Preview 12/23/17

Portland only scored 82 points total, the third lowest mark of this season. "Sometimes we do great and sometimes we do bad". But he has struggled with his shot lately and the Blazers offense has suffered as a result. Nuggets: Saturday at Golden State. Los Angeles rallied to take an 89-88 lead with 7:43 remaining, but couldn't stay with the defending National Basketball Association champions down the stretch.

Worldwide Winter weather advisory issued; evening commute may get messy
Author: 0 Winter weather advisory issued; evening commute may get messy

Snow is also possible for Christmas Eve on Sunday, mainly after 1 p.m. The National Weather Service says there is a potential for travel impacts. Be prepared for reduced visibilities at times in snow. The ice may result in hard travel conditions, the Weather Service said. Mornings in the teens and afternoons struggling to warm into the upper 20s. On Christmas Eve, an area of low pressure will lead to moderate snow in the evening into early Christmas morning.

Worldwide Late TD pushes USF past Texas Tech in Birmingham Bowl
Author: 0 Late TD pushes USF past Texas Tech in Birmingham Bowl

Texas Tech did a fantastic job of neutralizing Flowers in the first half. Defensive tackle Deadrin Senat had three first-half sacks for South Florida, matching his season total coming into the bowl. USF would tie the score at ten with 51 seconds remaining in the second quarter , as McCants caught the first of his two touchdown receptions. Texas Tech was down but not out, Shimonek hit T.J.

Author: 0 EPS for Capital One Financial Corporation (COF) Expected At $1.84

BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of COF in report on Friday, October 6 with "Buy" rating. The previous rating of a "Neutral" for Capital One Financial Corp (NYSE:COF) has been discontinued as Compass Point boosted COF's current rating to a respectable "Buy".

Worldwide Man struck by sandbag thrown from OH overpass has died
Author: 0 Man struck by sandbag thrown from OH overpass has died

Pedro Salinas, 13; Sean Carter, 14; Demetrius Wimberly, 14; and William Parker, 14, each are charged with felonious assault, but will now face additional charges after Mr. "I think this windshield might have smacked his head", she continues, struggling to described her location and begging for someone to come right away.

Worldwide Feds, State, Local Authorities Investigate Harrisburg Shooting Spree
Author: 0 Feds, State, Local Authorities Investigate Harrisburg Shooting Spree

The suspect reportedly had at leas two rifles and a shotgun on him and fired multiple shots at officers, hitting a state trooper before police fired back at the the gunman, killing him. HARRISBURG, - The bomb squad on Friday evening was investigating a suspicious device near the body of the suspect in a shooting spree in Harrisburg.

Worldwide Sen. Mitch McConnell mocks Steve Bannon's 'political genius'
Author: 0 Sen. Mitch McConnell mocks Steve Bannon's 'political genius'

McConnell's dis comes a day after Vanity Fair published a feature on Bannon and his political aspirations, with Bannon lashing out at the Senate majority leader for not more fully supporting the president's agenda. McConnell made similar remarks at an Axios-sponsored "News Shapers" event on Thursday evening where he refused to use Bannon's name and just referred to him as "that element" who "has no impact on our ability to function in the Senate" and who the majority leader predicted ...

Author: 0 UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Holdings Boosted by Davis RM Inc

Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 30,378 shares of company stock valued at $5,285,052. The firm owned 96,558 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock after selling 3,559 shares during the quarter. On Tuesday, November 3 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Underperform". The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, December 16 by Credit Suisse.

Worldwide PCB announces 15-man ODI squad for New Zealand tour
Author: 0 PCB announces 15-man ODI squad for New Zealand tour

Pakistan ODI squad to face New Zealand: Sarfraz Ahmed, Azhar Ali , Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Hafeez, Haris Sohail, Faheem Ashraf, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Amir, Hasan Ali, Aamer Yamin , Rumman Raees.

Author: 0 Two straight men marry to avoid paying inheritance tax on property

They made a decision to get married so Michael could inherit Matt's house without having to pay the hefty Capital Acquisition Tax. 'I love Matt - not in a sexual way - but Matt said it one of the days and I just thought: "That's not a bad idea"'.

Worldwide BJP retains Vijay Rupani as Gujarat CM
Author: 0 BJP retains Vijay Rupani as Gujarat CM

Rewarding them for Gujarat victory, the BJP's Central leadership on Friday made a decision to continue with the "ViNi" formulation in the State and repeated Vijay Rupani and Nitin Patel as Gujarat Chief Minister and Deputy CM. Rupani is widely believed to be an uncharismatic leader and many in the BJP feel he was one of the main reasons for the party's below-par performance in the Assembly elections.

Worldwide CM Kejriwal left out of Delhi Metro line's inauguration?
Author: 0 CM Kejriwal left out of Delhi Metro line's inauguration?

The incident took place less than a week before Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the new metro line from Botanical Garden in Noida to Kalkaji. The new metro line is expected to reduce the travel time between Botanical Garden to Kalkaji from 52 minutes to just 19 minutes. In 2015, too, Kejriwal's name was not printed on invitation card for the launch of an extended line between Faridabad-Badarpur.

Author: 0 Deadly, Slow-Moving Storm Batters Southern Philippines

Like embin, Washi wasn't a particularly strong storm, but it killed more than 1,249 people. Tembin struck more than a week after the Philippine government voted to extend martial law on Mindanao following a year in which Islamic militants shocked the nation in taking - and holding for several months - pockets of a Muslim-majority city there.

Author: 0 Cold front and sun expected over Christmas weekend; rain to follow

Locations around St. Louis should expect a dusting to a half an inch of snow, with slightly higher amounts in our far northern counties of Missouri and IL. In addition, this intense low will produce large waves and storm surge that may give higher than normal water levels and rough and pounding surf for the north facing shorelines of the Island Monday night .

Worldwide Palestinians Use 'Christmas Message' To Promise No Peace Deal With US
Author: 0 Palestinians Use 'Christmas Message' To Promise No Peace Deal With US

Recognising the state of Palestine is an investment in peace, in the future of stability and security, and in distancing of violence, extremism, terror and war from our region. Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has said that the UN General Assembly vote on Jerusalem proved that no positions can be dictated on the world stage by money.