It was to reopen at 3 p.m. The incident marks the second time the JCC has been targeted by threats this week. According to the Anti-Defamation League, there have been 152 threats this year against Jewish institutions in 37 states and two Canadian provinces.
Iraqi forces are now fighting ISIS in western Mosul after declaring the city's east "fully liberated" in January. The general said he expected the fighting there to be completed in the coming hours. It is by far the largest city Islamic State has held since the group's leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi proclaimed a caliphate spanning Iraq and Syria from a mosque in Mosul in the summer of 2014.
Officials said 17 others were injured at the second crash site in the Haitian city of Gonaives, Sky News reported . The horrific accident sparked a huge rescue operation attended by ambulance crews and firefighters. Following the crash other musicians and people in the parade began throwing rocks at the bus and passing vehicles, injuring others, a Ministry of the Interior spokesperson said.
The spokesman, Nabil Abu Rudeina, said that Trump stressed his "commitment to a peace process that would lead to a real peace between Palestinians and Israelis", Wafa reported . During the campaign, Mr Trump said he did not necessarily see Israeli settlements as an obstacle to peace and since his inauguration, Israel has announced plans to build at least 6,000 more settler homes.
The United States is considering deploying up to 1,000 soldiers to Kuwait as a reserve force in the fight against ISIS in the region, Reuters reported on Wednesday . The new troops are considered a temporary deployment and are not being counted against the 500-troop cap set by the Obama administration that has yet to be changed by the Trump administration.
Substitute Oumar Niasse , the Senegal forward on loan with Hull from Everton , continued to make an impact for his new employers with two goals that could have a major say on the Premier League's relegation battle. But the Hull boss is more concerned with how his side play, insisting they need to " play our own game " and stating: "We'll see if there will be a lot of goals.