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People Israeli forces arrest 36 Palestinians in rallies across Gaza Strip
Author: 0 Israeli forces arrest 36 Palestinians in rallies across Gaza Strip

The protest in Gaza is a reaction to United States President Donald Trump's declaration that Jerusalem is the capital of the state of Israel, which sparked a large Palestinian outrage all over the Palestinian territories. Illustrative image of a previous strike on Gaza. Israel, which claims all of Jerusalem as its undivided capital, has welcomed Trump's decision. He added that armed resistance factions in Palestine have received clear orders to be ready to counter this strategic threat, ...

People 3 struck, injured by auto in Manhattan
Author: 0 3 struck, injured by auto in Manhattan

Police said the area is safe but to avoid it because of the ongoing collision investigation and traffic congestion. The three pedestrians suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to preliminary reports from police. It jumped a curb during the crash. A driver was being held at the scene, cops said. This is a developing story; check back for updates and get the PIX11 News app to stay informed all day .

People Iraq demands US backtrack on Jerusalem
Author: 0 Iraq demands US backtrack on Jerusalem

The alert, posted on December 6, is a " worldwide caution " that asks us citizens to be on high-alert when traveling. The US, which is leading a large-scale operation against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) in Iraq, has about 5,200 troops in the country, according to the latest statement from the US Defense Department.

Author: 0 Former Governor Phil Bredesen Announces US Senate Run

He mentions the economy, health insurance, the opioid crisis and finances. Tennessee is a Republican state and will likely stay one for a while, Gov. Before that, he served as mayor of Nashville from 1991 to 1999. He's the last Democrat to win a statewide race in Tennessee. Major Republican candidates include Marsha Blackburn and Stephen Fincher.

People Bernie Sanders thinks Trump should consider resigning over sexual misconduct
Author: 0 Bernie Sanders thinks Trump should consider resigning over sexual misconduct

She called them "pretty ridiculous" -and yet worth breaking her "rules" over. "That will take place at Walter Reed, and those records will be released following that taking place". The announcement came one day after Trump slurred his speech during remarks about Israel, triggering an avalanche of speculation about his health.

People Here's how NY House members voted on concealed carry reciprocity
Author: 0 Here's how NY House members voted on concealed carry reciprocity

This bill will give law-abiding citizens the ability to protect themselves when traveling across state lines, a significant step forward in exercising our Second Amendment rights. Democrats are largely opposed to the bill . The passage of the bill is a startling development after recent mass shootings that have rocked the nation and sparked calls for tightening, rather than loosening, gun regulations.

Author: 0 UN Security Council condemns Libya slave auctions

The first batch of returnees was returned at 9p.m on Tuesday while the latest returnees touched down at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos, at about 1:30a.m on Wednesday. Recall that the media have been awash with information that Nigerians who had gone to seek greener pastures in Europe through Libya had fallen victims of slave trade in the North African country.

People Tillerson takes tough line on Russian Federation, open to peacekeepers
Author: 0 Tillerson takes tough line on Russian Federation, open to peacekeepers

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said. Tillerson, who met with representatives to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) on Thursday, said that the Trump administration made clear to the Kremlin from the beginning that settling tensions in Ukraine would be a necessary to forging closer ties between the USA and Russian Federation.

People Parents of murder suspect appear in court
Author: 0 Parents of murder suspect appear in court

Ralph Fernandez, who is representing the Donaldsons, said the parents are devastated, adding that their refusal to answer questions was meant to avoid further emotional pain. He says most people understand they have a duty to answer questions. The parents of Donaldson will go before a judge Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, after refusing to answer questions about their son.

People SNOW AND ICE warning upgraded by Met Éireann
Author: 0 SNOW AND ICE warning upgraded by Met Éireann

The warning was released this evening after 4pm and is valid until tomorrow, Friday 8 December, at 6pm. Met Éireann has upgraded its weather warning to Laois and all of Leinster. Met Éireann says these areas can expect occasional snow showers on Thursday evening and during Friday with accumulations of up to three centimetres in places.

People Santa Maria Airport sending tankers to fight Thomas Fire
Author: 0 Santa Maria Airport sending tankers to fight Thomas Fire

Thousands of students stayed home as Santa Monica College, UCLA, and the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District canceled classes. Video taken by drivers showed a raging hillside in the dark of night as commuters tried to get across the Sepulveda Pass before the officials shut down the 405 Freeway in Brentwood.

People Patagonia sues to block Trump's cuts to Utah's Bear Ears National Monument
Author: 0 Patagonia sues to block Trump's cuts to Utah's Bear Ears National Monument

Some of the dinosaur fossils sit on a plateau that is home to one of the country's largest known coal reserves, which could now be open to mining. Using the same reasoning as for reducing the size of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Trump wants to cut down the approximately 1.35 million acres, designated as federally protected land by former President Barack Obama on December 28, 2016, by over 1.15 million acres, down to only 201,876 acres.

People Cathay Pacific crew witnessed North Korea missile test
Author: 0 Cathay Pacific crew witnessed North Korea missile test

North Korea routinely fails to follow that rule and has ignored several letters from the ICAO urging it to inform airline officials of its plan to launch missiles. In August, Air France-KLM expanded its no-fly zone around North Korea after a missile test. Meanwhile, tensions on the Korean Peninsula continue to escalate, with the US and South Korea launching major joint drills on Monday.

People Judge: Ex-South Carolina cop committed murder
Author: 0 Judge: Ex-South Carolina cop committed murder

He said he misses watching football games with his dad and can't fathom not being able to watch with him the game they both loved. The case drew national attention after a bystander's video of the shooting became public, fueling fresh concerns about how minorities are treated by police in the United States.

People Pearl Harbor attack remembered, reflected upon
Author: 0 Pearl Harbor attack remembered, reflected upon

The master of ceremonies will be retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. The USS Arizona battleship was bombed and sunk during Japan's surprise morning attack on Pearl Harbor that pulled the United States into World War II. 1,178 more were wounded. The attack's immediate impact was to jerk America out of its lingering isolationism and into full-fledged combat in World War II.

People Active shooter reported at New Mexico high school
Author: 0 Active shooter reported at New Mexico high school

It wasn't immediately clear if the shooting happened inside the school, who was suspected of firing the shots and what condition the wounded were in. The sheriff's office urged people to avoid the area and confirmed the school was evacauted.

People Rahul asks Aiyar to apologise for 'neech' remarks against PM
Author: 0 Rahul asks Aiyar to apologise for 'neech' remarks against PM

Earlier in the day, Aiyar called Modi a " neech aadmi " (vile man), who did "dirty politics", kicking up a row on the last day of campaigning for the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly polls. While PM Modi construed Aiyar's remark as a casteist slur, the Congress too disassociated itself from the seemingly personal attack against the PM. "Why was the Prime Minister taking a jibe at Congress and Rahul Gandhi at the inauguration of a centre on Babasaheb Ambedkar? However, if my language has ...

People WH Responds: Trump's Throat Was Dry During Speech, 'Nothing To It'
Author: 0 WH Responds: Trump's Throat Was Dry During Speech, 'Nothing To It'

Toward the end of Trump's speech - which was widely criticized by world leaders as counterproductive - Trump seemed to have trouble getting some words out. Noah asked. "Think about it: Fake teeth, fake hair, fake tan. there's no part of his body that's real". President Trump unveiled something new at the White House - and we don't mean his policy on Jerusalem.