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Germany arrests Tunisian who dined with Christmas market attacker

She said Wednesday he was arrested in a separate case run by local prosecutors, but would not give details. Police searched the man's room on Tuesday evening....


John Kerry and Israel: Too Little and Too Late

If Donald Trump goes ahead with his pledge to move the USA embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem it will "ignite" the Palestinian people who could star...


Drizzly start for first Monday of 2017

This will bring a round of showers and thunderstorms through the area and some of the storms could be strong. Regardless of what kind of precipitation falls nea...


SP Seat Sharing Differences: Will Akhilesh Yadav Join Hands With Congress?

While talking about the controversy, Janata Dal-United (JD-U) leader Sharad Yadav said, "This is the internal matter of the Samajwadi Party". Clearly bearing ...


More than 500 teens involved in Beachwood Place disturbance

Around 6:20 p.m., officers working at the mall responded to a fight and called for backup. No one was hurt and no property damage was reported. According to C...


Romanian president rejects nomination of Muslim woman for PM

Analysts believe that the president's decision would cause major political turmoil in Romania , as Social Democrat leader Liviu Dragnea said Wednesday after ...


United States gang-rape victim identifies three accused

The US national arrived here a few days ago to join the probe and recorded her statement in front of a judicial magistrate where she reiterated the charges she ...


Magnitude 7.7 quake strikes Chile, tsunami warning issued

Tsunami waves 1-3 meters above tide level are possible on parts of the Chilean coast, according to the center. But the warning was downgraded to a tsunami watch...


Japan's Abe in Hawaii to visit Pearl Harbor with Obama

He will be the first Japanese Prime Minister to officially visit the memorial that honours sailors and Marines killed in the 1941 attack. The office overlooke...


Russian Federation looking into every possible cause behind plane crash

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the country will "conduct a thorough investigation into the reasons and will do everything to support the victims' familie...


Refined Product Inventories Impact US Crude Oil Prices

Although the dollar index is low in the early trade of December 23, nevertheless it is close to its 14 year high. The surprising rise in inventories seemed to b...


Malta plane hijack: Hijackers arrested after 'taking over passenger plane'

The Malta Prime Minister confirmed that the hijackers have surrendered and have been taken into custody. PM Joseph Muscat also tweeted saying that the p...


Erdogan: 'No Split of Opinion' Between Turkey, Russia on Ambassador Killing

Turkey's foreign and defense ministers are expected to meet in Moscow this week with their Iranian and Russian counterparts to discuss the next developments to ...


Winter storm warning through noon Friday

Temperatures will start the day in the low 30s and should top out in the upper 30s. Friday night, the low will be around 30, with mostly cloudy skies, accor...


Police arrest four 'contact men' of truck attack suspect

Szydlo told reporters that Monday's attack on a Christmas market in Berlin is a reminder that "Europe must become unified in the fight against terrorism and E...


A white Christmas is looking likely for much of Upstate NY

The incoming winter weather could prove an issue for some Phoenix residents looking to head north over the long weekend. Our NBC7 Forecasting tools have a win...


France, Australia Sign Off Major £30 Billion Stealth Submarine Deal

Australian and French defense ministers said they had given top priority to concealing the details of the contract after data was leaked from a previous Frenc...


Donald Trump wants Mick Mulvaney to be his budget director

A local Mexican-restaurant-chain owner, Mulvaney was elected to Congress in the tea-party wave of 2010, defeating longtime Democratic congressperson (and then-c...


Oil Prices Lifted by Hopes Inventories Will Fall

West Texas Intermediate crude rose $1, or 2%, to settle at $51.90 per barrel. The rise extends moves seen in the previous session that came amid signals that ...


Ala. city official apologizes after tree cut down for Trump rally

Trump's "Thank You" tour was meant to be an effort to visit the swing states and other places he said had helped him win the presidency. But on Saturday, he b...


Merriam-Webster's word of the year is pretty 'surreal'

Beginning with the Brussels terror attacks in March, major spikes included the days following the coup attempt in Turkey and the terrorist attack in Nice, wit...


Apple Appeals European Union's $14 Billion Tax Bill

On August 30 2016, the Commission ruled that Apple's tax arrangement with the Irish Government constituted illegal state aid, and ordered the repayment of €...


Government forms high-level task force on Indus Water Treaty

The treaty was inked in 1960 by the India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru and then Pakistan President Ayub Khan, which allocates 80 per cent of water to...


Alec Baldwin's Trump a Witless 'Manchurian Candidate' on 'Saturday Night Live'

You can check out the sketch in the player below. "You didn't tell me Putty was gonna be here!"The electoral college - 538 men and women - is expected to cast t...


Oil-output cut agreement not to affect Russia's ong-term contracts

But not everyone signaled strong adherence to the deal, as Iraq increased sales to its largest customer, China's Unipec, the trading arm of Beijing's top refine...


7.9 magnitude natural disaster hits off the coast of Papua New Guinea

There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties from the quake, which the USGS initially measured at magnitude 8 and at a depth of 73 kms. Hazardous t...


Obama urges Trump to take foreign election impact seriously

Overall, Obama contended, Hillary Clinton was "treated unfairly" in the presidential contest. "By so many measures, our country is stronger and more prosperou...


Birth defects seen in 6% of United States pregnancies with Zika

An unrelated study , from scientists at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may shed some light on why Zika is so harmful to developing brains. The...


Gunmen loot Rs 11 lakh from bank in Kashmir's Pulwama

Blaming it on the separatist militants, the police said that the militants are clearly faced with cash crunch in the aftermath of the move and have, therefore, ...


Garuda Indonesia launches service to Mumbai

Asked whether India raised the issue of its national Gurdeep Singh facing the death sentence in Indonesia on drug charges, officials did not give a direct reply...


Alaska Air Group closes acquisition of Virgin America

Diehard Virgin America fans had their hopes dashed on December 14, when Alaska Airlines announced it closed a deal to acquire the Richard Branson-founded airlin...


Legalize pot sales for 18 and older

That recommendation could prove to be an economic generator with the creation of new, small businesses, although the ones now operating outside the law may fin...


Wisconsin recount goes ahead, judge mulls Pennsylvania case

It is part of a broader effort by Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein to recount votes in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. Trump defeated Hil...


Italy judge convicts 2 in sinking that claimed 700 migrants

As passengers rushed away from the side of the boat which had struck the ship, it capsized and sank within minutes. Both men had claimed they were just refugees...


Romney confirms he's not Trump's pick for secretary of state

The two men had several meetings in which they seemed to put aside their differences, at least in public, but not everyone on Trump's team was enamored of Romn...


Antonio Guterres sworn as United Nations secretary

Guterres, a former prime minister of Portugal (1995 to 2002) and former United Nations high commissioner for refugees (2005-2015) took the oath of office foll...


Hyderabad building collapse: One dead, 12 feared trapped, rescue ops underway

According to the officials, there were no survivors apart from the two rescued. The GHMC has been making arrangements to transport the bodies of the victims to...


GCHQ spied on former colonies & African leaders, including United Kingdom allies - Snowden leaks

That test was done before the ability to use phones aboard aircraft became widespread. Asked about the British and American surveillance claims, Air France...


European Union launches legal case against Germany, UK over Volkswagen scandal

And when such breach of law has taken place in the form of defeat devices, the penalties must be applied. Reacting to the announcement, German Transport Minis...


Michigan GOP elector launches website urging vote for Trump

Meanwhile, with the Electoral College set to vote December 19th- the email assault on Avallone continues. The 38 Republican electors in Texas will be travelin...