• PLO Calls for UN-Sponsored Conference on Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
PLO Calls for UN-Sponsored Conference on Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Amir Abu Musaid, 16, was shot in the chest near the border fence east of Al-Bureij camp in central Gaza, the health ministry in the strip announced, following protests against Trump's controversial recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

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  • T25-Auburn-Mississippi St, 1st Ld-Writethru,609
T25-Auburn-Mississippi St, 1st Ld-Writethru,609

But we were still within range and then at halftime we regrouped and we were accountable". Mississippi State (13-4, 1-3) went into the break leading 35-24, which marked the Tigers' largest halftime deficit this season - one more than what it faced against the Rebels - and lowest first-half point total.

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  • Commuters reported seeing wallaby hopping along Sydney Harbour Bridge
Commuters reported seeing wallaby hopping along Sydney Harbour Bridge

Regardless, that's what commuters and police had to deal with this morning, after one of those lil' bouncy boys was spotted heading southbound around 5am. It was taken to Taronga Zoo for a vet check-up. Dean told 2GB he had to slow down to check that it was real. "I just thought of people's safety and the safety of the little kangaroo or ...

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  • Blast injures several in Belgium, terrorism ruled out
Blast injures several in Belgium, terrorism ruled out

Antwerpen officials quickly tweeted that the explosion was "not terror" related, but noted that another three nearby buildings were badly damaged in the blast. Emergency services are now on the scene. Authorities are investigating the incident. Police said that the explosion was likely caused by a gas leak.

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  • California police say parents shackled children to beds
California police say parents shackled children to beds

Two parents, 57-year old David Allen Turpin and 49-year old Louise Anna Turpin, were arrested in the torture and child engagement case in Perris, about 27 miles south of San Bernardino. Both parents were detained and transported to the station for further investigation. The six children were in the custody of Riverside Child Protective Services.

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  • Poppi Worthington sexually abused before she died
Poppi Worthington sexually abused before she died

Her father, Paul Worthington , said he put her in his bed and went to get a fresh nappy, but five or 10 minutes later he reached over to find she was limp or floppy. "But with the evidence I had, I could not say beyond all reasonable doubt Mr Worthington attacked Poppi". Mr Roberts said: "I have considered Paul Worthington's accounts to see whet...

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  • UAE accuses Qatari fighter jets of intercepting civilian aircraft
UAE accuses Qatari fighter jets of intercepting civilian aircraft

The United Arab Emirates on Monday claimed that Qatari fighter jets intercepted two of its commercial airliners in global airspace on the way to Bahrain, allegations denied by Qatar. GCAA described the incident as risky and a violation of worldwide laws. The latest meeting between the two men came as the UAE accused Qatar of "intercepting" two ...

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  • Chelsea Manning Attacks Democratic Leadership in First Campaign Video
Chelsea Manning Attacks Democratic Leadership in First Campaign Video

After serving seven years of that sentence, Manning seems to have gotten out just in the nick of time: Obama pardoned her in 2017 as one of his last acts in office , and said he felt "very comfortable that justice has been served". She's also the subject of an upcoming Showtime documentary, XY Chelsea , that follows her release from prison; it ...

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  • Namibia: African Condemnation Follows Trump's 'Shithole' Comments
Namibia: African Condemnation Follows Trump's 'Shithole' Comments

Republican Rep. Mia Love said Sunday that "she can't defend the indefensible " when it comes to the president's vulgar remarks referring to immigration from African nations and comments on whether the USA needed more Haitian immigrants.

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  • Vancouver Police to share update on Saturday shooting that injured three
Vancouver Police to share update on Saturday shooting that injured three

Police said shots were fired near East Broadway and Ontario Streets some time between 9 and 9:30 p.m. Sgt. Jason Robillard said there were indications there was an exchange of gunfire but did not offer any further details. "The other suspect or suspects have not been identified", Palmer said. The older man suffered minor injuries and was releas...

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  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day Prayer Breakfast Held at Drake
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Prayer Breakfast Held at Drake

The NBA has long treated MLK Day as a special day in the league along with Christmas. In the 1960s, when Jackson was a little boy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr . But it should not be a day of hero worship. We are also working every day to enhance access to capital and networks for minority and women entrepreneurs.

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  • Pakistani Soldiers Killed In Indian Army's 'Retaliatory Action' Along Line Of Control
Pakistani Soldiers Killed In Indian Army's 'Retaliatory Action' Along Line Of Control

A Foreign Ministry statement said the Indian forces "used heavy mortars" on January 15 along the Line of Control (LoC ) in Jandrot sub sector of Kotli Sector in Kashmir, resulting in the killing of four Pakistani soldiers, while injuring five others.

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  • Abbas calls Trump's peace efforts 'slap of the century'
Abbas calls Trump's peace efforts 'slap of the century'

Trump's Jerusalem decision also prompted Abbas and the PLO to reject any role for the United States in future peace efforts. The two Islamic groups are in fact not part of the Palestinian (National) Authority or the PLO, as they have been violently opposing the peace process and the Oslo peace accords signed between Israel and the PLO in 1993.

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  • Oprah Winfrey continues sexual abuse discussions
Oprah Winfrey continues sexual abuse discussions

Following her acclaimed speech at the Golden Globes a week ago, Oprah Winfrey has sat down with some of the prominent Hollywood women behind the Time's Up initiative as they discussed breaking the silence. "And what struck me about my experience was his certainty that I would be silent. He was right for 24 years". And while the women found so...

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  • DACA Is 'Probably Dead' ... and I'm Not a Racist
DACA Is 'Probably Dead' ... and I'm Not a Racist

At the meeting, Durbin said Trump also questioned whether the United States needed more Haitians. The individuals spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.). "I think that would show real leadership", Love said. "And I'm telling you it's a gross misrepresentation", P...

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  • Classy Kohli resists, but Proteas on top in Centurion
Classy Kohli resists, but Proteas on top in Centurion

South Africa were 90 for two shortly after tea when rain stopped play, an overall lead of 118. At the other end, de Villiers played a dominating knock. De Villiers was welcomed to the crease by a Yorker from Burmah which he just about managed to nick it to the fine leg boundary. His incredible bowling at the start delighted the Indian tea...

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  • Tri-series: Shakib, Tamim steer Bangladesh to easy win
Tri-series: Shakib, Tamim steer Bangladesh to easy win

Talking about Bangladesh's plan for the tri-series, Shakib revealed that the track at Shere Bangla Stadium did help the bowler early on."We were always successful against Zimbabwe because of left-arm spin, which is why we began with two left-arm spinners".

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  • President Donal Trump: DACA is probably dead
President Donal Trump: DACA is probably dead

And while Trump's comments were "not helpful", Johnson said , there seemed to be "an very bad lot of agreement" during last Tuesday's televised immigration meeting with Trump and members of Congress . While coarse, the characterization is eminently fair and most Americans agree with it, Fox's Tucker Carlson opined, but that didn't stop the ...

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  • FG Summons US Ambassador, Stuart Symington, Over Trump's 'Shithole' Remark
FG Summons US Ambassador, Stuart Symington, Over Trump's 'Shithole' Remark

Trump reportedly made the remarks at a private meeting with lawmakers on immigration on Thursday. He didn't give the exact time that Ambassador Symington is to appear before Nigeria's Foreign Affairs minister, Geoffrey Onyeama. Probably should record future meetings - unfortunately, no trust!" A US Senator, who attended the gathering, said Mr...

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  • Miami congresswoman Frederica Wilson will boycott Trump's State of the Union speech
Miami congresswoman Frederica Wilson will boycott Trump's State of the Union speech

Rep. Jackie Speier, D-Calif., said she is planning on wearing black in order to stand in solidarity with victims of sexual harassment, while other House lawmakers say they are planning on inviting victims of sexual assault to attend the president's first State of the Union address.

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  • American diplomat acknowledges Pakistan's role in countering terrorism
American diplomat acknowledges Pakistan's role in countering terrorism

Wells also underlined the need for strengthening intelligence cooperation between the two sides to improve coordination in counter-terrorism efforts. A senior USA diplomat had talks in Pakistan on Monday following an outcry over President Donald Trump's accusation that the nuclear-armed South Asian state had engaged in "lies and deceit" as a U....

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  • Boko Haram releases new videos of Chibok girls, police wives
Boko Haram releases new videos of Chibok girls, police wives

The video also features some of the Chibok girls, one of them speaking in Hausa saying they are not returning home. The armed group seized 276 pupils from the Government Girls Secondary School in Chibok in April 2014. The mass abduction sparked global outrage, inspiring a celebrity-backed "Bring Back Our Girls" campaign at the time. It is not c...

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  • Ivana Trump: 'Donald's a stable genius' | News | Good Morning Britain | GMB
Ivana Trump: 'Donald's a stable genius' | News | Good Morning Britain | GMB

TV show Good Morning Britain on Monday, during which she defended her former husband from the claims of racism leveled against him after he referred to several countries as "shitholes". But Trump's "shithole" comment is far from an aberration: the president has a long history of racist remarks and actions that undercut his claim about being "th...

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  • 4 remain missing in deadly California mudslides
4 remain missing in deadly California mudslides

More than 500 homes were damaged or destroyed when hills above town gave way amid a downpour last Tuesday, sending torrents of liquid mud and debris hurtling toward the ocean. "It expands up and it cracks the rock". The rain poured down on, which burned vegetation that otherwise could make the terrain more resistant to mudslides.The - the largest w...

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  • North Korea Offers Talk on Art Troupe's Visit to Olympics
North Korea Offers Talk on Art Troupe's Visit to Olympics

According to the ministry, Pyongyang offered to send four arts officials, including an orchestra conductor, to the talks. The North's then-leader Kim Jong-Il sent dozens of state singers, dancers and musicians to Seoul to perform at a political event when South Korean President Kim Dae-Jung, known for his reconciliation policy, was in office.

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