Rabbi Michael Weinstein said he hopes the new, more accessible location for the lighting ceremony will encourage residents, including those heading to other worship services, to join them in the festivities. This year, because of the proximity to Christmas and New Year's, children at the Jewish Day School of the Lehigh Valley will have off for for Hanukkah , said Amy Golding, head of the school.
Sen. Lindsey Graham warned Saturday that he would propose a bill in Congress to pull USA funding for the United Nations unless the U.N. Security Council repeals its just-passed resolution condemning Israeli settlements as illegal. "Today's vote is a blow to peace that sets a unsafe precedent for further diplomatic efforts to isolate and demonize Israel", Ryan said. The U.S. ambassador was not being summoned because it had abstained and not voted in favor, according to Foreign Ministry ...
The star of Brisbane, Asad Shafiq , while speaking to ESPNcricinfo on Saturday stated that his team is aware of the importance of Boxing Day Test. "There are always things we can do better, no matter what game, but. "I am a very famous player, but you are the true heroes", the Real Madrid and Portugal star said in a video message for Save the Children posted on his social media.
Deutsche Bank will pay US$7.2 billion and Credit Suisse agreed to a US$5.3 billion deal, the banks said in separate statements yesterday. The banking giant announced the settlement yesterday evening, saying that it has reached an agreement with DoJ.
The largest USA automaker is accused of setting minimum prices on some vehicles in its large SAIC General Motors joint venture. When the news came out last week that Chinese authorities were going to fine an unidentified US carmaker, the Foreign Ministry said that China welcomes foreign investment but companies have to abide by local regulations.
With the festive season, Thunder Bay Fire Rescue is urging everyone to pay special attention when cooking during the holidays, and to drink responsibly. ¯ After Christmas, dispose of the tree properly. These items burn unevenly and may cause a unsafe flash fire. Never leave the house with candles burning.