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Global Media Friends Since Middle School Learn That They Are Brothers - After 60 Years
Author: 0 Friends Since Middle School Learn That They Are Brothers - After 60 Years

They've been buddies for six decades now, ever since meeting in sixth grade, but it turns out that two Hawaii men are even closer than they thought. Earlier this month, a student at Georgia's Kennesaw State University used Ancestry.com to find his brother ― who was studying at the same college . 'Yea hairy arms, that did it!' Macfarlane shouted.

Global Media Femen Protester: Jesus Heist Attempted at Vatican Nativity Scene
Author: 0 Femen Protester: Jesus Heist Attempted at Vatican Nativity Scene

Peter's Square. The activist tries to grab the statue as a guard follows in pursuit. It has become widely popular due to the topless protests against pressing social issues, and the recent attack on Vatican is not the first one. Both snatch attempts were unsuccessful, but the group pushes the same message: "A child is not from a god, but from a woman!" "The group also posted a photo Christmas night showing a topless protester wearing a cape with "#MeToo assaulted by the church " ...

Author: 0 Israel's ambassador to New Zealand appeals to Lorde over canceled Israel show

Yesterday concert promoter Eran Arielli posted on Facebook that show had been cancelled but he had no complaints about Lorde . The New Zealand musician said in a statement Sunday that "the right decision at this time" was to cancel her June 2018 concert in Tel Aviv, which was announced earlier this month.

Global Media Plane from Georgia skids off icy taxiway in Boston
Author: 0 Plane from Georgia skids off icy taxiway in Boston

There were no injuries. Firefighters rushed to the scene of the incident to safely guide the passengers off the plane. There were about 13,500 reported outages in the state as of 10:30 a.m., officials said. The speed limit on the Massachusetts Turnpike was reduced to 40 miles per hour from the NY border to Boston Monday morning. Earlier in the day, the airport was shut down because of hazardous winter weather conditions, local news station WHDH reported.

Global Media Windies chase 166 to beat NZ in ODI
Author: 0 Windies chase 166 to beat NZ in ODI

Ross Taylor (47 not out) struck three boundaries in the 14th over to inject some momentum into the innings but when New Zealand reached 83 for three after 19 overs, rain intervened and interrupted play for nearly five hours. The Kiwis had been teetering at 3-83 after 19 overs when increasingly steady rain first forced the players from the field just before 12.30pm, with the game eventually restarting almost five hours later.

Global Media Briton Laura Plummer jailed in Egypt on drug charges
Author: 0 Briton Laura Plummer jailed in Egypt on drug charges

Last month, her mother Roberta Sinclair appeared on ITV's This Morning programme, with Ms Plummer's sisters Jayne and Rachel, and said: "She did not realise what she was doing". "But there is an terrible lot of good things to say on behalf of Laura, and hopefully the judge will use his or her discretion". Instead, she has already spent 10 weeks in prison sharing a 15ft square cell with dozens of women and no bed.

Author: 0 White Christmas happening now in Olympia and there's hope for Tacoma

For the snowstorm warning, snow will fall intensely through early evening, perceivability will be restricted for drivers, and wind blasts are required to get amid late evening and early night, as indicated by the National Weather Service. As of 3 p.m. the snow was reaching Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Wind chill values as low as -2. A north northeast wind will be 3 to 7 miles per hour. The sky will remain overcast until the late afternoon, at which time it will be partly sunny, with temperature ...

Global Media Light snow to end Christmas Eve
Author: 0 Light snow to end Christmas Eve

The big question is: how far north with the snow move? A weak light snow maker will provide another chance for some flakes Tuesday . Great Falls residents can expect a white and very cold Christmas . The snow Monday likely brings a plowable storm to much of the area with even Boston seeing accumulating snow. Winter weather advisories are in effect for the Lehigh Valley, Berks County, the Poconos, and northwestern New Jersey to highlight the best chance for winter weather, and they run ...

Global Media United Nations condemns Yemen rebels' missile attack on Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 United Nations condemns Yemen rebels' missile attack on Saudi Arabia

The December 5 execution of Houthi ally and former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh - while throwing the rebel faction's leadership into chaos - has nonetheless revealed that Yemeni fighters will not negotiate with the Saudi monarchy, and will not accept anything less than a complete cessation of hostilities and a withdrawal of Riyadh's forces from the beleaguered nation.

Global Media Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day
Author: 0 Prince County could see 15 centimetres of snow Christmas Day

It's recommended those flying out of Toronto check the status of flights at Toronto Pearson International Airport and Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport . The snowfall is expected to start around 9 pm on Christmas Eve, tapering off overnight or on Christmas Day. It's a attractive white Christmas, but it's becoming blustery with brisk winds and local blowing snow developing, states the weather statement.

Global Media Two people missing after vehicle entered a river in Mayo
Author: 0 Two people missing after vehicle entered a river in Mayo

A third person, also from the Carrowniskey area, managed to escape from the stricken SUV as it submerged and he raised the alarm. The second body was found a short time later downstream from where the vehicle was found. Mr McGreal is said to be shocked and shaken by the ordeal and the loss of his friends, but is otherwise unharmed. The two men's funerals will be held later this week.

Global Media Recycling Your Christmas Tree
Author: 0 Recycling Your Christmas Tree

In Albemarle County, the Parks and Recreation Department's annual program collects discarded trees, which are chipped into mulch and offered to the public at no cost. To drop off your tree for recycling, bring it to Bogardus Plaza (West Broadway and Reade St.) anytime from Sunday, Dec. 31, through Sunday, Jan. 7.

Global Media Tearful meeting with mother and wife for Kulbhushan Jadhav
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Mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav leave from residence of EAM Sushma Swaraj in Delhi. Foreign secretary S Jaishankar and MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar were also present when they met with the external affairs minister. Following the meeting, Pakistan released the confessional video of Jadhav in which he is heard admitting to crossing over into Pakistan. Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Field General Court Martial (FGCM) in Pakistan, on April 10.

Global Media Shilpa Shetty has apologised for alleged derogatory remark about India's scheduled castes
Author: 0 Shilpa Shetty has apologised for alleged derogatory remark about India's scheduled castes

Allegedly, Salman first used the casteist slur word- bh**gi while referring to his dancing skills. FIR claims that Khan used word " bhangi " in a derogatory way during a television show where actress Katrina Kaif was also present. Meanwhile Salman Khan had already expressed his regrets stating that he never thought to hurt anybody during show and his expression was not taunting rather he was cracking a joke.

Global Media Vijay Rupani rakes oath as Gujarat CM
Author: 0 Vijay Rupani rakes oath as Gujarat CM

The chief ministers of 18 states where the BJP and its allies are in power and several union ministers also attended the ceremony. On December 23, the State BJP leaders had met Governor O P Kohli and staked claim to form the government. Senior ministers who have won the elections are likely to be retained. Other BJP leaders who touched down at the Ahmedabad Airport earlier in the day to attend the oath ceremony extended their wishes to Rupani.

Global Media Guatemala says it is moving embassy in Israel to Jerusalem
Author: 0 Guatemala says it is moving embassy in Israel to Jerusalem

Last week, Netanyahu told CNN that "several countries" were considering moving their embassies to Jerusalem in the wake of Trump's decision. The Central American nation is the first country to announce it would move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem since Trump issued his announcement December 6.

Global Media North Korea says United Nations sanctions are an 'act of war'
Author: 0 North Korea says United Nations sanctions are an 'act of war'

North Korea has repeatedly defied Security Council resolutions to halt its nuclear weapons and missile testing. "North Korea may continue to advance its nuclear and missile capabilities while searching for an outlet externally", the ministry said in its predictions for North Korea in 2018.

Global Media Pennsylvania woman stunned by $284 billion electric bill
Author: 0 Pennsylvania woman stunned by $284 billion electric bill

She wondered if her family had put up the Christmas lights incorrectly. Turned out, the Horomanski family didn't keep running up an electric bill more prominent than the GDP of generally states. Her son quickly contacted Penelec - and was told it was an error. "So if we sell everything we own & then some just maybe in 100 years it just may be paid off", she wrote on a Facebook post on December 15.

Global Media On Christmas, people pray for peace in Kashmir
Author: 0 On Christmas, people pray for peace in Kashmir

The Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa joined the Christian community at Christ Church, Rawalpindi, in Christmas celebrations, according to Inter Services Public Relations statement on Monday. Dr. K.A. William placed the idol of Infant Jesus in the crib, which was specially prepared within the church premises. Archbishop of Goa and Daman, Filipe Neri Ferrao, in his message, appealed to the people to spread the message of peace, love and harmony.

Global Media Queen praises Manchester's powerful identity following Arena attack
Author: 0 Queen praises Manchester's powerful identity following Arena attack

She spoke of the extremist attacks that have touched England throughout the past year, including the attacks in Manchester and London. Manchester suffered the worst terrorist attack in United Kingdom soil this year when twenty two people were killed after a suicide bomber detonated a device as people were leaving an Ariane Grande concert at the Manchester Arena on the 22nd May.

Global Media Christmas celebrated with hopes of love, peace and harmony
Author: 0 Christmas celebrated with hopes of love, peace and harmony

If one of the guiding beliefs of Christmas is "peace on Earth, good will toward men", then here is a day to hope for that good will toward all people, all faiths, all countries, all continents. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has extended greetings and good wishes to the people of the state on the pious occasion of Christmas . Qassemi referred to the "elimination of one of the most reactionary terrorists groups, which was regarded as one the most flagrant manifestations of Wahhabism ...

Global Media Police investigate parental abduction in Springfield; believe toddler in danger
Author: 0 Police investigate parental abduction in Springfield; believe toddler in danger

Investigators believe Viktor Bandurovskiy stole the vehicle while fleeing with the child. The child was taken during a scheduled visitation, according to police. "The suspected abductor, Victor Bandurovskiy, is a white man who is 5'10" with brown hair and brown eyes, weighing about 150 pounds. He was last seen wearing a thick navy sweater with two red, horizontal stripes, a grey undershirt, blue and grey striped pajama trousers and blue and green velcro tennis shoes.