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Japan offers continued support for Jordan

During their meeting in Jerusalem, Kono and Netanyahu agreed on the significance of the US role as a mediator in peace negotiations, according to a Japanese gov...


DJB approves 20 percent hike in water, sewer tariff in Delhi

Last year, the loss was at Rs 209 crore. Tuesday approved a combined 20 per cent hike in water and sewer charges in the capital for consumption of over 20,000...


Homeowners in high-tax states race to beat property tax cap

Montgomery County Council will vote to follow suit at 10 a.m. The executive order, signed earlier this month, allows New Yorkers to deduct their 2018 local ta...


USA sanctions two N.Koreans over ballistic missile program

The UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution on tightening sanctions against North Korea over its November 29 ballistic missile launch last week. Th...


Democratic candidate asks Virginia elections board to delay tiebreaker until court decision

A lawyer for Simonds told the (Newport News, Va.) Daily Press his firm plans to file a motion Wednesday , asking the court to reverse its decision on the bal...


Cops Remove White Supremacist Memorial for Woman Shot by Black Officer

Speaking to Minnesota Public Radio, police department spokesman John Elder said the memorial was removed when police were notified about its presence. "Period...


Trump Offers 'Warmest Wishes' for Kwanzaa

So, for anyone unfamiliar with the day and how it's celebrated, here's everything you need to know about Kwanzaa . President Donald Trump on Tuesday offici...


Obaseki Preaches Peace, Love To Nigerians

Minna - The Niger chapter of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN ) on Sunday called on people of the state to emulate peaceful nature of Jesus Christ to co-...


Protester tries to steal baby Jesus at Vatican

The woman, according to Reuters , rushed onto the Nativity in St. Peter's Square, shouting "God is woman". She was immediately detained by Vatican security...


Pakistan played cruel joke, Jadhav meeting a drama, says Sarabjit Singh's sister

He added that media crews will be able to cover the arrival and departure of Jadhav's wife and mother at the ministry and Pakistan has agreed to honor Indi...


Korea calls latest sanctions 'act of war'

The Ministry of Defence said it would assign four units to operate under a new official overseeing North Korea policy, aimed to "deter and respond to North Kore...


Russian Federation establishing permanent presence at its Syria bases - RIA cites minister

Though the United States diplomats says it is pursuing a diplomatic solution, President Trump has said Pyongyang must commit to giving up its nuclear weapons ...


They've been friends for 60 years. Turns out they're actually brothers

Macfarlane had also been searching for answers and eventually turned to Ancestry.com, which offers DNA testing and matching services. They bonded in the first...


Where to recycle your real Christmas tree around Denver

A number of central Virginia communities are offering Christmas tree recycling programs that reduce the impacts on local landfills. The county says there will...


JetBlue plane slides off runway in Boston

No injuries have been reported among the passengers flying from Savannah, Georgia. Firefighters helped passengers off of the plane and they were bused to the ...


People are celebrating Christmas together at Christmas Eve Church Services

Lepler added that the dinner isn't just for those who are less fortunate. The church has a "social club", he said, with between 70 and 80 members. "To volunteer...


British woman accused of smuggling drugs 'accidentally pleads guilty' in Egypt

Ms Plummer had insisted that the tramadol tablets were for her Egyptian partner, Omar Abdel Aziz, known as "Caboo", 31, who suffers from chronic back pain. Pl...


Snow arrives in Kitsap County for Christmas

The system brought enough moisture to develop the snow after a cold front that came from Canada on Wednesday chilled the air to the freezing temperatures, Brian...


Environment Canada predicts 'perfect Christmas' weather

Visibility may be limited and travel may become hard. West and and north Vancouver Island will be hit by snow in earnest, before precipitation eases to flurri...


Rain tapering off later tonight. A dry start to Christmas Eve Day

The weather is set to take a turn for the worse once again next week after a mild build-up to the festive period which saw temperatures reach 12 degrees celsius...