Kim Jong Un Monday repeated claims that he could hit the USA with a nuclear weapon, saying that its deterrent is "irreversible" and would prevent President Donald Trump from starting a war. Early Sunday retired U.S. Navy admiral and former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Mike Mullen, said America and North Korea are closer to conflict "than we've ever been".
Less than three minutes into the overtime period, J.T. Miller snuck a deflected puck behind Robin Lehner to give the New York Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres at Citi Field . "Just to know what to expect". "You kind of dreamed as a kid watching something like this, but you never think that you're going to be a part of it one day".
Outspoken rabbi Shmuley Boteach has taken out a full page ad in American newspaper The Washington Post , calling the singer a bigot and accusing New Zealand of prejudice against Israel. It concluded: "I hope one day we can all dance. L x". The ad is in response to Lorde's decision to acquiesce to the demands of BDS. Rabbi Boteach, also a featured writer at Breitbart, recently posted an editorial slamming Lorde for joining the "horde of anti-Semitic BDS" movement.
The video shows the cousins approaching two Israeli soldiers and telling them to leave before shoving, kicking and slapping them. On December 24, an Israeli court denied an appeal for the release of 'Ahed, who stands accused of "assaulting soldiers".
The announcement was made by organizers via Facebook on Monday. As daring swimmers in Halifax braved the frigid Atlantic Ocean to kick off a slew of polar bear plunges across Canada on New Year's Day, an Ontario club cancelled its event.
Three family members and a family friend are dead after a shooting with a semi-automatic rifle in Long Branch, New Jersey, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office . Officers responded to a 911 call about shots fired at the home about 15 minutes before midnight on Sunday, according to a news release from Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office.
Play was eventually abandoned at 10 pm. Colin Munro blasted a whirlwind 66 off 23 deliveries after Carlos Brathwaite, the Windies captain, won the toss and put New Zealand into bat. Fourteen of the 23 balls he faced travelled to the boundary, including three sixes, roughly in the direction of cow corner. Munro joined David Warner and Glenn Maxwell for scoring multiple 50s in less than 20 balls in the shortest format of the game.
Labor and Social Welfare Minister Chaim Katz said: "50 years ago we freed the land that was the heritage of our forefathers in Judea, Samaria, greater Jerusalem, the Cave of the Patriarchs, Rachel's Tomb and the Western Wall". Israel disputes that and cites biblical, historical and political links to the West Bank, as well as security interests. It is said that Israel wants to bring the number of settlers in the West Bank to a million in a short period of time, while half a million residents ...
Lists of 250 civilian prisoners and 94 fishermen were handed over to Pakistan. The two countries exchange details of the nationals in their respective jails twice a year - on 1 Jan and 1 July - under a counselor agreement signed between the two countries in 2008.
On Sunday, Telegram CEO Pavel Durov wrote on Twitter that authorities had blocked access to the app. Iranian authorities have blamed external forces for fomenting the protests, saying the majority of social media reports were emanating from regional rival Saudi Arabia or exile groups based in Europe.
First-time mother Emma MacDonald, 29, gave birth to 7lb 2oz baby girl, Bonnie Petrucci. Lully Siobhan Duggan made her arrival on Christmas morning at 12.27am. While the third baby of the new year was delivered at Wexford General Hospital at 12.30am. And in Edinburgh Stacey Glancy and Colin Graham, both 29, are celebrating the arrival of son Travis.
He slammed Pakistan for only providing lies and deceit in reaction. In an ominous tweet posted today, Trump stated: "The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but lies & deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools".
The 9pm fireworks in Terrigal took a turn for the worst when the barge full of fireworks exploded. Police say two men operating the fireworks suffered minor injuries when the barge caught fire about 9:00pm, sending a large amount of fireworks into the air all at once.
The protests were held in the cities of Kermanshah, Khorramabad, Shahinshahr, and Toyserkan in the west, and Zanjan in northern Iran . More than 400 people have been arrested across the country. Verifying reports remained challenging due to travel restrictions and sporadic blocks on mobile internet and popular social media sites including Telegram and Instagram .
Iran's deputy speaker of the parliament on Sunday said the Interior Ministry should accept public demands instead of "raising difficulties" in the wake of anti-government protests across the country. "I do not know yet whether last night's shooting was by the protesters or by police", he added. "The government will show no tolerance for those who damage public properties, violate public order and create unrest in the society", Rouhani said in remarks carried by state TV.
The subsequent complete NRC draft publication will be released in the coming months, but a date can not be estimated at this stage, he said. The people of Assam participated in a six-year-long moment followed by a 32-year-long wait, which culminated in the preparation of the NRC, Bhattacharya said and reminded the people that even if the name of any genuine Indian citizen does not appear in the NRC, he or she should not be anxious as the verification process is yet to be completed and ...
These are the ways Erica Garner's family and friends want the world to remember her. Garner, 27, died on Saturday after suffering significant brain damage following a heart attack, representatives said. When her son was born in August, she named him after her father. Garner suffered her first heart attack shortly after the delivery, with doctors saying the pregnancy stressed her already enlarged heart.
The poll found that one percent of Americans named Netanyahu as their first or second choice for most admired man. Pope Francis took third place with 3% of respondents, and the rest of the top dozen men included politicians, religious figures and billionaires.
The United Nations says dozens of people have been killed during anti-government protests this year. According to the advocacy group Human Rights Watch, two men were shot dead by the Congolese security forces during the protests. At the Notre Dame du Congo cathedral in Kinshasa's Lingwala district, where opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi was attending mass, dozens of police and soldiers blocked the path of more than 100 opposition supporters as they prepared to try to march.
The suspect has not yet been interviewed, according to Lt. Gordon MacIntosh, because of his intoxicated state: "He's intoxicated so they won't be able to interview him till he's sobered up a bit". His white Chevrolet Silverado has been searched and towed away. It comes as cities across the U.S. and around the world step up security for New Year's Eve celebrations.
The injured people have been rushed to Molo Sub-County Hospital and the Nakuru Level Five Hospital. The Kenyan Red Cross said on Twitter that 18 passengers from the bus were taken to hospital with serious injuries. The Kenya Broadcasting Corporation said 34 passengers on the bus, the truck driver and another person in the truck were killed, while 17 other people were injured.
At least 12 people were killed and as many others wounded when a suicide attacker blew himself up at a funeral ceremony in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Sunday. No one claimed the attack, which took place in a relatively secure part of the country. The latest news comes at the end of a particularly deadly year for Afghans, with the number of civilian casualties on track to be one of the highest on record since the United States invasion in 2001.
It also said it had no status on possible civilian injuries. Authorities in Colorado say a number of deputies from a sheriff's office in suburban Denver have been wounded. A Code Red was sent out regarding this incident. The initial call stated that one officer was down. C-470 from Quebec to University Blvd. An investigation is in progress and most of County Line Road is closed down from Colorado Boulevard to University Boulevard.
In the last moments of 2016, the diamond-bathing diva fumbled through her performance on Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve , and sent us hurtling into the new year confused and disappointed (her rep later blamed production , and said the singer's earpiece was not working properly).
Adding to these treatments, Pakistani journalists heckled and harassed Jadhav's mother and wife by hurling insensitive questions on them - "Aapke patidev ne hazaron begunah Pakistaniyo ke khoon se Holi kheli ispar kya kahengi?" Pakistan says Jadhav, an ex-Indian Navy officer, was arrested in Balochistan in March with a fake passport, a charge denied by India, which says he was kidnapped from Iran where he has legitimate business.