by | December 14, 2017 | 17:10

The blast detonated around 7:20 an underground walkway connecting two subway lines beneath the Port Authority Bus Terminal, near Times Square, which accommodates 220,000 passenger trips a day. Miller cited the attacks of September 11, 2001, that killed more than 2,750 people in NY and almost 3,000 people total; and the World Trade Center bombing of February 26, 1993, which killed six people.

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:56

This grassroots crusade is a response to the federal shortening of the enrollment period by several weeks, the reduction of enrollment hours, plans to close the enrollment website every Sunday through the enrollment period and cutting the marketing budget by 90 percent.

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:51

In the immediate term, he said, the OIC should consider a number of options. He will stress upon the OIC for a united stance on the issue of Al-Quds Al-Sharif and call upon the US Administration to review its decision. He asked the participants that if UN Security Council is unable to act, the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) should call for UN General Assembly emergency session.

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:46

Palestinians carry the body of one of two Islamic Jihad militants, during a funral procession following an Israeli strike in Beit Lahia, Northern Gaza Strip, 12 December 2017.Wissam Nassar. Not 'just a little rocket fire.' Complete quiet. Also, the occupying Zionist regime forces stationed at Nahal Oz military base, along the border with Gaza , opened live fire at Palestinian protesters who approached the border fence, injuring four of them, including two seriously.

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:12

No date has been fixed for the case to resume in the ICJ. The reply, submitted by Pakistan foreign office's director (India) Fariha Bugti, also claimed that Jadhav case did not fall under the purview of the Vienna Convention. Media reports form Pakistan suggest that Pakistan in its reply has alleged Jadhav is not an ordinary person and had entered the country with the intent of spying and carrying out sabotage activities.

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:14

Around one to potentially two inches of snow is forecast. The concern for some slick spots is greatest west and northwest of the Beltway where pavement temperatures are coldest and where the chance of snow is highest, but icy roads are possible anywhere steady snow falls.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:59

The first Kalvari, commissioned on December 8, 1967, was also the first submarine of the Indian navy. INS Kalvari is being touted as the country's most modern and deadly submarine, and was built in Mumbai at Mazgaon Dock Limited. The third Scorpene, Karanj, is being readied for launch shortly. Three more follow-on submarines of the same class are said to be in various stages of construction.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:58

Still, all three said that there was a precipitating event that finally got Trump on board with an effort by John F. Kelly, the current chief of staff, to remove her. Strahan later asked Manigault about reports that Kelly had to restrict her access to the president, which she denied. The cover shows Manigault Newman trying to hold on, while a hand is pulling at her foot.

by | December 14, 2017 | 15:55

A senior Somali intelligence official says a suspected USA airstrike has largely destroyed a minibus travelling near a rebel-held village in southern Somalia. The militant group frequently exaggerates the number of troops/civilians they kill or injure, while Somalia government and African Union mission (AMISOM) rarely give exact tolls.

by | December 14, 2017 | 14:34

He said the USA opposition were not treating those who elected Mr Trump with respect. Trump is being restrained from pursuing better relations with Russian Federation, yet Putin believes that ties are expected to be normalized. He added that Mr Trump was responsible for some "quite serious achievements" but had not been in a position to improve relations with Russian Federation.

by | December 14, 2017 | 14:01

Sunday: Partly cloudy with highs in the mid 30s. Watch for icy spots. A few afternoon showers are also possible. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in place for Chautauqua, Cattaraugus counties until 7am Thursday. The weather is going to stay cold over the next few days, but it won't be as wintry as it has been. Temperatures may not break above freezing Wednesday afternoon.

by | December 14, 2017 | 12:46

A victory for Democrats, but not everyone was happy with the results. Voters may select another candidate by writing his or her name in the "write-in" box on their ballots. The NAACP Legal Defense Fund has been collecting reports of voting problems in Alabama, some of them secondhand, including multiple reports of people being put on inactive status and erroneously prevented from voting.

by | December 14, 2017 | 09:40

The Grand Island Veterans Home will host a " Wreaths Across America " ceremony in the All Faiths Chapel on Saturday, Dec. 16, at 11 a.m. The effort supports the mission to remember, honor, and teach to be sure no hero is ever forgotten. Saturday in Rochester's Oakwood Cemetery. It honors veterans and those who have lost their lives in the service of their country. Wreaths Across America is free and open to the public.

by | December 14, 2017 | 09:06

Under the new law , judges will be required to award legal fees to any citizen who successfully sues to gain access to state and local government or agency records that should have been public. State Republicans blasted Cuomo's remarks as "delusional" and "bizarre". "We can evaluate these states to see what the evidence is". He has not held a full-fledged press conference at the Capitol since June.

by | December 14, 2017 | 08:23

At the time, the woman was a 17-year-old member of a church where Johnson is the pastor, the Associated Press reported. Via Twitter, Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin said his "heart breaks for (Johnson's) family". The woman accusing Johnson told KyCIR that she never returned to the apartment below the fellowship hall. Drugged or not, I think you know what happened that night and that's why you're sending this message.

by | December 14, 2017 | 08:13

Lee received criticism for the rising costs of living in San Francisco , though he was lauded for approving a $310-million affordable housing bond to help low- and middle-income residents in 2015. "And at this inflection moment in our country when some have promoted hatred and division, Mayor Lee has been an outspoken advocate for diversity and inclusion".

by | December 14, 2017 | 08:12

On the Gujarat campaign trail, Modi claimed that a "secret meeting" between Congress leaders and Pakistani representatives had taken place at the residence of suspended party leader Mani Shankar Aiyar . Singh urged the prime minister to show "maturity and gravitas, as expected of the high office he holds, instead of concentrating his energy exclusively on scoring "erroneously conceived brownie points".

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:40

One of the biggest challenges facing the Salvation Army this holiday season has been an insufficient number of volunteer bell ringers. The " Coin Crusader " has once again left two gold coins in Salvation Army red kettles in Pompano Beach.

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:24

Were Liverpool to offer £88m for Lemar in January, a notoriously hard time to buy players, it would make him the fifth most expensive player of all time and hints at the massive windfall the club expect to receive when they eventually sell Coutinho to Barca.

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:23

Graham also tried to put distance between Bannon and Trump, who first backed unusual and then endorsed Moore for the general election despite the misconduct allegations against Moore. King said Bannon, now the executive chairman of Breitbart News , doesn't represent anything he stands for. Ron Johnson said Wednesday he hopes the results in Alabama taught Steve Bannon a lesson.

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:11

GRPD said Manning is being charged with attempted murder, and the victim in the case has been treated and released from the hospital. Hodges begins to scream as officers place her in handcuffs, and the cops respond by telling the young girl to stop screaming.

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:06

Saudi newspapers have reported that Israel has invited Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to their country to lead peace negotiations between Israel and Palestine as a sign of the rapidly warming relations between the Gulf Kingdom and the Jewish State.

by | December 14, 2017 | 05:00

That makes Grassley the first Republican senator to push back against the nomination of Mateer, the first assistant to Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton. He also didn't disclose his wife's top White House job as a potential conflict of interest on his Senate questionnaire. "The Trump-Pence administration's extreme judicial nominee, Jeff Mateer, has been repeatedly exposed as unfit and unqualified to serve".

by | December 14, 2017 | 04:46

This was the first time a women's world title fight had topped the bill on a major night of boxing in the United Kingdom and the sold-out crowd in Bethnal Green roared on Taylor throughout. McCaskill, for her part, gave as good as she had and deserves enormous credit for her performance against the former European and world amateur champion.

by | December 14, 2017 | 04:04

An Israel Defense Forces (IDF) spokesperson denied carrying out any such strike. The Israeli military had no immediate comment. Later Tuesday night, a "projectile" was sacked from Gaza towards southern Israel, the army said in a statement, without further details.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:49

Police say the pipe bomb explosion inside the subway happened in an underground passageway between Seventh and Eighth Avenues on 42nd Street. S&P 500 index emini futures dipped in the moments after the initial reports of an explosion, but major stock indexes later opened slightly higher.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:47

Biden appeared on " The View " to promote his new memoir, " Promise Me, Dad ", which focuses on Beau , who served as Delaware's attorney general. "I know if I picked up the phone tonight, and I called John McCain , and said, 'John, I'm at 2nd and Vine in Oshkosh and I need your help, come, ' he'd get on a plane and come, and I would for him too", Biden told McCain's daughter, Meghan McCain , on Wednesday's episode of The View on ABC.

by | December 14, 2017 | 03:31

Madrid, twice winners of the mid-season money-spinner in years past, will face South American champions Gremio, from Porto Alegre in Brazil, in the final on Saturday. Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale got the goals for the European Champions. He ruled it out again following consultation with his video assistant. Ronaldo had at least six early chances to open the scoring in the game in Abu Dhabi, but was repeatedly denied by Al Jazira goalkeeper Ali Khaseif, with the locals then taking a ...

by | December 14, 2017 | 00:25

It will be breezy statewide Tuesday afternoon and night as the cold front moves to the east. Environment Canada is expecting a dip to -18 C Thursday morning, feeling more like an icy -27 with the wind chill. This will be the coldest morning since this past January. Before the coldest air arrives, high temperatures Tuesday afternoon will range from the 30s in the mountains to the 60s along the coast.

by | December 13, 2017 | 23:05

by | December 13, 2017 | 21:21

Despite decades of Wahhabi dogma, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has sought to ram through a number of major social reforms with support from his father, King Salman. Saudi Arabia is undergoing a major economic shift known as Vision 2030 that is meant to move the country's economy away from its dependence on oil and reduce its almost $80 billion deficit.

by | December 13, 2017 | 20:28

The person was arrested and has non-life-threatening injuries. A photo published by the New York Post showed a bearded man crumpled on the ground with his shirt apparently blown off and black soot covering his bare midriff. Ullah also had no criminal record in his home country which he last visited in September, Bangladesh's police chief said on Monday. NY pipe bomb suspect Akayed Ullah is seen lying on the ground moments after the explosion.

by | December 13, 2017 | 19:34

His rationale for Moore's apparent bigotry was that the Alabama candidate for the U.S. Senate did not want to offend the conscience of Muslims by making them take an oath of office on a Christian Bible. " You people want to take the whole two or three thousand years of our history and. throw it out the window, as if you're just going to make your own rules, your own man-made rules and do whatever you want, and sin, and that's part of the problem we've got in Washington, D.C., today, Jake", ...