17 February 2017, 05:28 | Winifred Adams
State Sen. Kirk Watson of Austin led the Democratic charge against three abortion-related bills during a Capitol hearing Wednesday
New Zealand: Fires In Christchurch Destroys Homes, Hundreds Evacuated
The Christchurch City Council said police had ordered the evacuation of 400 homes while many others nearby were choosing to leave. Two separate blazes that had been burning for days converged into a single fire-front near Christchurch late Wednesday.
Renewed Rate Hike Fears Push Gold Prices Higher
Yellen's comments boosted appetite for assets perceived as higher risk, like equities, as well as the dollar. The next downside price breakout objective for the bears is closing prices below solid support at $17.00.
Arsenal players don't take Wenger seriously anymore - Oliver Kahn
This was their fourth meeting in previous five seasons and Arsenal has lost three of their last knock-out games. They need some kind of turnaround on March 7, or they are about to exit from the last 16 once again.
Ashrawi to White House: Perpetual occupation would only generate greater violence
The new US president sees the decades-old plan for a Palestinian state existing peacefully beside a Jewish state as an unmet goal. Whether because of imprecision or inexperience, Trump put into play a concept - one state - without defining what he meant.