The archive of all headlines from December 07, 2017, organized by time of publication.
President Trump officially recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but said that the United States still wanted a negotiated peace agreement. An Israeli minister said moving the U.S. Embassy would be “destiny.” The leader of Hamas called it “an unaccountable gamble.”
The ship was burning and Donald Stratton and Lauren Bruner thought they were going to die. Bruner already had been wounded aboard the USS Arizona, taking bullets to a leg. He was bleeding badly. Stratton was burned on his back, face and leg. Part of his ear was missing. Japanese Zeros buzzed above…
Fires continued Wednesday even as the Santa Ana winds calmed down. But forecasters warn that’s temporary.
Meeting to be held as Palestinian protests and global criticism grow over Trump recognising Jerusalem as Israeli capital
The return of powerful winds Thursday pushed the destructive Ventura County fire closer to several communities, prompting new evacuations. Communities both on the coast and inland were under threat. At 4 a.m., officials closed the 101 Freeway between Routes 126 and 150. According to the California…
At 4 a.m., officials closed the 101 Freeway between Routes 126 and 150. According to the California Highway Patrol, that left no open routes between Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.
Security council to meet over US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital as Palestinians confront Israeli troops
Security council to meet as US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital sparks violence in occupied territories
UN security council to meet to discuss US decision amid widespread international condemnation and violence in occupied territories
Rather than disappoint his pro-Israel supporters, President Trump made a decision that has alarmed allies and jeopardized his own peace initiative.Mr. Trump seemed to relish playing the political insurgent, defying foreign policy orthodoxy on behalf of his base.
The Thomas fire has scorched about 90,000 acres and carved a path of destruction that stretches more than 10 miles from Santa Paula to the Pacific Ocean.
Minnesota Democrat becomes highest ranking politician to step down in wake of mounting accusations against men in Hollywood, media and politics
Senator Al Franken of Minnesota announced he would resign from the Senate after his support among Democrats crumbled.He becomes the highest-profile lawmaker to be felled by charges of sexual harassment or indiscretions.
Authorities Thursday said a woman’s body was found in a burn area near Ojai, as firefighters continued to battle several massive wildfires in Ventura and Los Angeles counties. The 96,000-acre Thomas fire burned even further along the coast of Ventura County, prompting officials to close a 20-mile…
Authorities Thursday said a woman’s body was found in a burn area near Ojai, as firefighters continued to battle several massive wildfires in Ventura and Los Angeles counties. By 7:30 a.m. Thursday, authorities had reopened the 101 Freeway, but provided conflicting details.