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The UN Will Investigate War Crimes In The Syrian Civil War

The UN Will Investigate War Crimes In The Syrian Civil War

Liechtenstein's Ambassador Christian Wenaweser said the new United Nations panel would gather evidence and ensure the files are "trial-ready for the moment when there is a court that can exercise jurisdiction over these crimes, which is now not the case".


Donald Trump Isn't on Metro's Inauguration SmarTrip Card

Donald Trump Isn't on Metro's Inauguration SmarTrip Card

In addition to unlimited trips on January 20, after the inauguration, riders can reload cash onto the card and use it like any other SmarTrip card. Available for advance purchase for only $10 - a 40 percent savings, Metro points out - each Commemorative Card comes preloaded with a special one-day pass valid for unlimited trips on Metrorail or Metrobus on Inauguration Day, Jan.


Death toll in Mexico fireworks market explosion rises to 31

Death toll in Mexico fireworks market explosion rises to 31

From afar, the scene unfolded like a surreal war zone. Tultepec is known for its fireworks, including those it makes to help celebrate the Mexican holiday San Juan de Dios, which is also known as the festival of fire, according to Yahoo News .



Baggage handlers' planned strike over Christmas cancelled

Officials from the Unite union and aviation services company Swissport will meet at the conciliation service on Tuesday. Scheduled strikes by baggage handlers and BA's cabin staff plus ongoing industrial action and stoppages by Southern Railway drivers and conductors had threatened to disrupt travel for millions over the Christmas festive season.


Navjot Singh Sidhu may contest from Amritsar as Congress candidate

Navjot Singh Sidhu may contest from Amritsar as Congress candidate

Quipping on the lavish lifestyle of state Congress Chief Captain Amarinder Singh, Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal today said that the "Monarchs" living in palaces hardly bother about the general public and were totally unaware about the woes of common man in the state.



Christina Grimmie's Family Is Suing The Venue Where She Was Shot

They reportedly claim that the bag checks conducted by the venue's staff were "superficial", instead of using body pat downs or metal detectors to ensure safety. The complaint filed in circuit court claims security for the June 10 concert at the Plaza Live Theater was inadequate. The family are now requesting recovery for the financial support Grimmie would have given them plus her projected income should she have lived until the normal life expectancy.