War And Unrest

Sen. Schumer: Bomb-detection units needed at transit hubs

Dec 17, 2017

Screening devices that detect suicide vests like the one that exploded in a New York City subway tunnel are being tested in a Los Angeles transit station

Syrian troops march into rebel-held province of Idlib

Dec 16, 2017

Syrian government forces have entered small parts of the northwestern rebel-held province of Idlib in one of their deepest incursions into the area where President Bashar Assad's government almost has no presence

Tribes oppose planned bioterror tests near Oklahoma graves

Dec 16, 2017

Five Native American tribes that own an Oklahoma site where the U.S. Department of Homeland Security intends to conduct bioterrorism drills next year now oppose the government's plan

N. Korea unmoved as world unites against its nuke ambitions

Dec 16, 2017

North Korea's friends and enemies join forces in opposing its determination to be recognized as a nuclear weapons state and calling on leader Kim Jong Un to negotiate the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula

White House signals Western Wall has to be part of Israel

Dec 15, 2017

Senior Trump administration officials are outlining their view that Jerusalem's Western Wall has to be a part of Israel, in another declaration sure to enflame passions among Palestinians and others in the Middle East

Spanish court allows extradition of 121 Taiwanese to China

Dec 15, 2017

A Spanish court has granted China's extradition request for 121 Taiwanese accused of belonging to Spain-based gangs which swindled people in China out of millions of euros (dollars) by telephone

US to sanction at least 1 person for Myanmar violence

Dec 15, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. plans to impose sanctions on at least one person responsible for the crackdown on Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims

2-time terror survivor's message to attackers: I forgive you

Dec 15, 2017

A man who survived two terror attacks has a message for the assailants: I forgive you

4 Palestinians killed in latest Jerusalem fallout clashes

Dec 15, 2017

Clashes have broken out amid a fresh wave of violence across the West Bank and along Gaza's border on Friday as the fallout continued over President Donald Trump's announcement last week recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, killing two Palestinians

Man with knife at Amsterdam airport is not terror case

Dec 15, 2017

Dutch military police say they have shot a man after he threatened to use a knife at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather

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Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather

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Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

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Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH