Israel gives notice of withdrawal from UNESCO

UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay confirmed on Friday that she was officially informed by the government of Israel that it wishes to leave the organization. "Yes, the organisation is closed until next year, but the letter will be transmitted in ... More..

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Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ:HSIC) Shares Bought by Wimmer Associates 1 LLC

About 3.21 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. Allianz Asset Management GmbH increased its stake in Henry Schein, Inc. Jabre Cap Ptnrs reported 5,000 shares stake. M&T Bankshares...More..

Carvalhal makes instant impact as Swansea down Watford
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Carvalhal makes instant impact as Swansea down Watford

Ayew hit the crossbar with a 30-metre piledriver in the fifth minute but Watford regained composure quickly and missed two chances before Carrillo gave them an 11th-minute lead with his first Premier League ...More..

Firefighters tackle apartment block blaze in central Manchester
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Firefighters tackle apartment block blaze in central Manchester

Aman Thakar, visiting Manchester, told the Guardian that the fire appeared to have been quickly brought under control. Eyewitness Les Gunn said there were "lots of smoke and debris". A spokeswoman for the Nor...More..

Toddler playing with stove accidentally started Bronx blaze that killed 12 people
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Toddler playing with stove accidentally started Bronx blaze that killed 12 people

A solemn vigil was held late Friday near a burned out Bronx apartment building where 12 people died in a fire a night earlier, as the community came together to remember those who lost their lives and prayed fo...More..

Zimbabwean family stuck for three months in Bangkok airport
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Zimbabwean family stuck for three months in Bangkok airport

On Friday, the travelers were settled into a quiet corner of a large waiting area, where they occupied three sofas. The Zimbabwean travelers declined to give their names, or to explain how they ended up in th...More..

Scores killed in Isis bombing of Kabul news agency and Shia centre
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Scores killed in Isis bombing of Kabul news agency and Shia centre

Taliban forces fighting US-led North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces in Afghanistan have denied any involvement in the attack. "The suicide attack happened in the middle of the meeting, then fire broke ...More..

by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

George Weah declared victor of Liberia vote

Nobel Peace Prize victor Ellen Johnson Sirleaf led the country from back-to-back civil wars but was criticized for not better tackling corruption in the diamond-rich nation. In his remarks conceding the elect...More..

How to save money on New Year's Eve with ride sharing
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

How to save money on New Year's Eve with ride sharing

The driver will take passengers home or to a hotel, but not to another party, club or bar. Burgit added, "Some people like to be able to know 'That's Dave or that's Harry or that's John or they like to get us...More..

Santa Clarita Valley Holiday DUI Enforcement Scheduled To Be In Full Swing
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Santa Clarita Valley Holiday DUI Enforcement Scheduled To Be In Full Swing

That means taking prescription drugs, smoking marijuana, or simply taking any other kind of drugs can result in a DUI as well. Bakersfield Police Department, California Office of Traffic Safety and National H...More..

St Petersburg supermarket bombing suspect arrested
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

St Petersburg supermarket bombing suspect arrested

However, police said the man allegedly organized and carried out the attack on his own. The Federal Security Service (FSB) said it had detained the "organiser and executor" of the blast, Russian news agencies...More..

DOJ not appealing transgender military ruling, but not abandoning case
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

DOJ not appealing transgender military ruling, but not abandoning case

Before Trump's controversial tweets this summer, Defense Secretary James Mattis had already pushed the deadline back to January 1, 2018, claiming more study was needed. The judges said the ban would likely vi...More..

River City Yellow Cab offering free rides for New Year's Eve
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

River City Yellow Cab offering free rides for New Year's Eve

Once you confirm, your driver details will be sent to you instantly via the Zuver app itself. So, what's the preferred transportation for people in our area? "Customers are entitled to obtain a fare estim...More..

Activist Erica Garner dies in Brooklyn
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Activist Erica Garner dies in Brooklyn

Her father died after being put into a chokehold by a police officer in 2014, and Erica Garner subsequently became an activist against police brutality. She is seen here in 2014, leading a protest march in New ...More..

Saad Rafique's remarks on civil-military administration unwarranted: DG ISPR
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Saad Rafique's remarks on civil-military administration unwarranted: DG ISPR

The administration believes Pakistan's intransigence is signified by its "repeated refusal" to grant the United States access to a Haqqani network operative, who was allegedly captured by Pakistani forces durin...More..

by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Iran arrests demonstrators in 2nd day of anti-regime protests

The Mashhad governor said a number of people were arrested for "trying to damage public property". In social media footage, riot police used water cannons and tear gas to disperse crowds. The demonstrators ex...More..

by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

How Analysts Feel About Mastercard Incorporated (MA) After Forming Double Top?

The stock decreased 0.17% or $0.0122 during the last trading session, reaching $7.3678. Vosburg Craig had sold 14,200 shares worth $2.01M on Thursday, September 21. The stock of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (N...More..

Egypt court jails ousted president Morsi for insulting judiciary
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Egypt court jails ousted president Morsi for insulting judiciary

Morsi was also sentenced to 15 years in prison in 2016 in an espionage case on charges of "smuggling documents to the state of Qatar". Morsi was also ordered to pay two million Egyptian pounds to the head of ...More..

IRS issues guidance on prepayment of local taxes
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

IRS issues guidance on prepayment of local taxes

According to the Tax Foundation, the property tax deduction accounts for just over one-third of state and local taxes deducted in 2015, the most recent year for which data are available. Fairfax County in Vir...More..

Novak Djokovic comeback stalls after more pain in right elbow
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Novak Djokovic comeback stalls after more pain in right elbow

Still, 12-time Grand Slam champion had to delay his comeback since he started to feel the pain in the elbow again (he used the last 6 months to rest his body because he doesn't believe in surgeries), missing th...More..