• Dutch police shoot man with knife at Amsterdam airport
Dutch police shoot man with knife at Amsterdam airport

No details of his condition have been released. They added: "Schiphol Plaza was initially evacuated but is open to the public again". It was not clear what effect the security situation was having on flights but parts of the airport behind the check-in area were not evacuated.

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  • Donald Trump brands FBI's Russian Federation investigation a 'DEMOCRAT HOAX' in furious outburst
Donald Trump brands FBI's Russian Federation investigation a 'DEMOCRAT HOAX' in furious outburst

This month, moreover, it came to light that two members of the team, who had also worked on the Clinton email investigation, were having an extramarital affair and exchanged text messages expressing partisan political views - favoring Clinton and depicting Trump as "loathsome".

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  • Killed as Earthquake Strikes Indonesia's Java
Killed as Earthquake Strikes Indonesia's Java

The quake struck just before midnight local time today with people fleeing in panic as television screens showed heavy traffic on routes away from coastal areas. "Houses and other buildings are damaged in many areas", he said in a statement obtained by the AP. Indonesian authorities reported a quake of similar magnitude off the shores of Java.

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  • Winter weather advisory issued for parts of MA ahead of evening snow
Winter weather advisory issued for parts of MA ahead of evening snow

Starting at approximately 2 p.m. and lasting until 8 p.m., snow showers will fall leaving a coating to an inch on the ground, according to meteologist Mike Rizzo. Despite light flurries Friday morning, the chance for a white Christmas is low, according to the National Weather Service in Lincoln. There is a chance of rain early Monday, and tempera...

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  • Omarosa Dragged From White House by Security
Omarosa Dragged From White House by Security

The official version of events was less dramatic. She was an aide, but more specifically the Assistant to the President and Director of OPL Communications. Mrs Manigault Newman was one of the most vocal African-American supporters of Mr Trump, and his only African-American staffer. A former contestant on the first season of " The Apprentice...

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  • Mnangagwa: I'm president of united & non-racial Zimbabwe
Mnangagwa: I'm president of united & non-racial Zimbabwe

Mnangagwa has also officially named Water, Climate and Natural Resources Minister Oppah Muchinguri as the ruling party National Chairperson. Zimbabweans are watching to see how his government will differ from that of his longtime mentor Mugabe.

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  • United Nations condemns execution of 38 prisoners in Iraq
United Nations condemns execution of 38 prisoners in Iraq

The justice ministry said they were all members of so-called Islamic State (IS). She said no concrete figures are available, although about 1,200 men are believed to be awaiting execution. Earlier in October, the Supreme Judicial Council in Iraq issued death sentences against 27 people accused of participating in the Speicher massacre which killed ...

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  • Suspect in New York City subway bomb attack charged
Suspect in New York City subway bomb attack charged

At a press conference to announce the charges, Acting U.S. Attorney for Manhattan Joon Kim referred to Ullah as a "hate-filled man" with an "evil purpose" who "came to kill, to maim, and to destroy". He taunted Trump on Facebook just before the attack, authorities said. The White House said President Donald Trump has been briefed. On his last v...

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  • Flights between Russian Federation and Egypt to resume in February: Moscow
Flights between Russian Federation and Egypt to resume in February: Moscow

Russian Federation and Egypt signed a deal on Friday to resume flights between Moscow and the Egyptian capital of Cairo starting from February, after more than a two-year break, officials announced. It comes after several countries and worldwide aviation bodies had praised the security and safety measures adopted in the Egyptian airports following ...

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  • Ethics committee launches sexual harassment probe into Rep. Kihuen
Ethics committee launches sexual harassment probe into Rep. Kihuen

Two women have accused the congressman of sexual harassment. The freshman member of Congress, who has said he would welcome an ethics investigation as a way to clear his name, was considered a rising Democratic star in Nevada politics until earlier this month, when BuzzFeed News published allegations that he made unwanted sexual advances to...

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  • German SPD Leaders Back Exploratory Coalition Talks With Merkel
German SPD Leaders Back Exploratory Coalition Talks With Merkel

SPD leaders hope to sell the about-face to skittish members by forcing Merkel's conservative to concede a raft of popular worker-friendly measures in exchange for their support for a coalition or minority government. Some SPD party members favor a cooperation coalition. She urged quick action on forming a stable government, 11 weeks after the vote....

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  • Brazil football chief given 90-day ban
Brazil football chief given 90-day ban

A lawyer by trade, Polo Del Nero has been the head of Brazilian football since the start of 2015 despite being charged by the American authorities with money-laundering and racketeering later the same year. "The ban comes into force immediately", the committee said in a statement on Friday. FIFA's decision has been made by the adjudicatory chambe...

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  • Magic's Aaron Gordon will play against the Trail Blazers
Magic's Aaron Gordon will play against the Trail Blazers

In the Magic's last matchup, they fell to the Los Angeles Clippers, 106-95. Nikola Vucevic is the third double-digit scorer and Jonathon Simmons is grabbing 3.5 rebounds. The Heat will have a one-day rest before hitting the road for a game against the Charlotte Hornet on Friday. The Portland Trail Blazers are allowing 35.4 percent shooting from dee...

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  • OIC should have done more
OIC should have done more

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation's (OIC) Istanbul declaration was not in "retaliation" to the United States decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's "undivided" capital, presidential spokesperson İbrahim Kalın said on December 14.

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  • Arab states urge USA to abandon Jerusalem move
Arab states urge USA to abandon Jerusalem move

Interested in Donald Trump? Arab League foreign ministers hold an emergency meeting on Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel , in Cairo, Egypt December 9, 2017. Trump has said he still intends to propose a Mideast peace deal. Tens of thousands also protested in a range of Muslim and Arab countries, including J...

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  • Why Anambra Central Senatorial re-run may not hold
Why Anambra Central Senatorial re-run may not hold

But Justice John Tsoho ruled on Wednesday that Okonkwo was validly nominated having scored the highest votes in the December 14, 2014 primary of the PDP. The appeal court, lead judgment, delivered by Justice Datijo Yahaya, on December 7, 2015, sacked Ekwunife and ordered a rerun of the election within 90 days.

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  • New York Port Authority attack: Man held after Manhattan blast
New York Port Authority attack: Man held after Manhattan blast

Shameem Ahsan, consul general of Bangladesh in NY, said Ullah was a green card holder. While there is no evidence that Ullah had any contact with ISIS or other extremist groups, he told investigators he had been inspired by the group's online propaganda, a senior official told NBC .

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  • Woman And Her Lover Accused Of Murdering Husband And Stealing His Identity
Woman And Her Lover Accused Of Murdering Husband And Stealing His Identity

After he was discharged, Rajesh told the media that Swathi was not happy with Sudhakar . Victim Sudhakar's wife Swati and Rajesh were in an illicit relationship and had chose to hack Sudhakar to death to stay together. On their way, they filled petrol in a bottle. They got inspired from movies like "Jism" and 'face-off'. Mrs Reddy allegedly ki...

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  • Joe Biden comforts John McCain's daughter over father's brain cancer diagnosis
Joe Biden comforts John McCain's daughter over father's brain cancer diagnosis

Mr. Biden said medical science is advancing every day and that "hope" was going to get the McCain family through this troubled time. I've said it even when your dad got mad at me and said that I should get the hell off the ticket. But despite their political differences, Biden said they are friends because McCain is the kind of person who would d...

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  • Drunken off-duty firefighter kills pregnant 18-year-old, unbor
Drunken off-duty firefighter kills pregnant 18-year-old, unbor

Police say Shaw was driving drunk. The firefighter, identified Wednesday as 45-year-old Horace Shaw III, was speeding down U.S. Highway 67 near Belt Line Road in Cedar Hill when he crashed his Mercedes sports auto into 18-year-old Alyssa Pimentel's Mazda SUV at about 12:45 a.m., police say.

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  • El Salvador court denies appeal in stillbirth case
El Salvador court denies appeal in stillbirth case

Unfortunately, the court denied her appeal - and according to Vasquez's attorney Victor Hugo Mata, her case can not be appealed again. Vasquez's attorney even presented the judges who convicted her with medical studies that reportedly proved the baby was in fact stillborn, but to no avail.

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  • Again, Shah hits back at ex-PM on meeting with Pak officials
Again, Shah hits back at ex-PM on meeting with Pak officials

Modis claim that former prime minister Manmohan Singh was involved in this "dinner conspiracy" was "truly despicable", Karat wrote. Former Pakistan Foreign Minister Khurshid Kasuri, Pakistan High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood and former Army Chief Deepak Kapoor were among those at the meeting.

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  • PM Narendra Modi flies in seaplane on Gujarat poll campaign last day
PM Narendra Modi flies in seaplane on Gujarat poll campaign last day

From Dharoi dam site, he reached the temple by road after covering a distance of around 50 km. He'll be travelling from the Sabarmati River to Dharoi Dam in the district of Mehsana, and the return journey will also be done by the same sea-plane.

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  • Vladimir Putin holds yearly press conference
Vladimir Putin holds yearly press conference

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election and potential ties to Trump's campaign has cast a negative light on U.S. Putin also praised Trumps successes, saying that global markets have demonstrated investors confidence in his economic course. "We actually see that some serious achievements have bee...

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  • One firefighter killed in the line of duty fighting Thomas Fire
One firefighter killed in the line of duty fighting Thomas Fire

It was the second death linked to the fire. The Los Angeles Daily News reported that he perished in an accident near the community of Fillmore, where a mayday alert was sounded. Meantime, the fifth largest wildfire in California history - the Thomas Fire - has only been 25 percent contained, according to firefighters. The blaze has displaced more t...

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