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Yemeni rebels slam USA charges that Iran is arming Houthis

Yemeni rebels slam USA charges that Iran is arming Houthis

Security Council resolutions. Speaking to Reuters he added: "The French president is now acting as Trump's lapdog ". Tehran denies this accusation, saying that Yemen had an arsenal of ballistic missile before the civil war broke out and local forces might be capable of manufacturing their own weapons.


Group sees '18 tax cuts across all income levels

Group sees '18 tax cuts across all income levels

Just 26 percent of respondents said they approve of the Republican tax proposal, while 47 percent said they disapprove. "Believe me." It's unclear whether the lie is a matter of the president having no idea what his party has proposed (possible) or instead knowing and choosing to present said alternative fact (also possible).


Texas girl asks Santa for food, blanket in Christmas letter

Texas girl asks Santa for food, blanket in Christmas letter

The 7-year-old girl wrote to Santa, "I have [been] good this day". She said that instead of a doll for Christmas , she wants a ball so that she and her brother could enjoy the toy. "I never expected for students to ask for things we usually take for granted", Espiricueta added. "I was heartbroken because no one should ever go hungry or be cold on winter nights", Espiricueta told ABC news .


Rahul Gandhi takes charge as Congress president

Rahul Gandhi takes charge as Congress president

This ugly violence in the country, he says, has "shamed us" in the world as India's philosophy and history, born out of love and compassion, are being tarnished by such horror. Both Congress and the CPI-M have denounced Modi's Hindu chauvinist BJP government as fascist. "We consider the BJP our brothers and sisters, even though we do not agree with them".


Cameron House hotel fire: two guests killed and 200 evacuated

Cameron House hotel fire: two guests killed and 200 evacuated

The fire was reported to be still burning over an hour later. Emergency services were alerted and guests were evacuated to the nearby Boat House Restaurant while Scottish Fire & Rescue, Scottish Ambulance Service and Police Scotland arrived on scene.


Most popular baby names in 2017 revealed

Most popular baby names in 2017 revealed

Of the 25,384 male births registered up to December 2 this year, 453 (1.8%) were named Jack. There were three entrants to the boys' Top 20: Thomas (up six places to joint 17th), Archie (up two places to 19th) and Rory (up five places to 20th).