The pipeline, which was planned to transport Canadian oil across the country to the Gulf of Mexico has been in contentions debate for years. President Obama's rejection is seen as a win for environmentalist and a job killer by pipeline supporters.
Britain has begun to repatriate thousands of tourists stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh after warnings a terrorist bomb may have brought down a Russian jet that took off from the resort, as several nervous airlines scrapped their flights.
Republican candidate for President of the United States Dr. Ben Carson held a book signing event of his new book "A More Perfect Union" at the Barnes & Noble in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, November 4, 2015.
The White House Tribal Nation's Conference at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, D.C. on November 5, 2015. Obama spoke on straightening education for Native American students and ending racial descrimination.
Featured photos from The Million Mask March, an anti-establishment protest expected to take part on November 5 in over 670 cities worldwide, in Washington, D.C. on November 5, 2015. The march, allegedly organized by Anonymous, the “hacktivist” group linked to cyber-attacks against governments and multi-national corporations, aims at protesting government overreach and corporate greed, among other grievances.
People and rescuers inspect the site of a cargo plane crash on a small island in the white Nile river, close to Juba airport in south Sudan, on November 4, 2015. A cargo Soviet era plane crashed shortly after takeoff in Juba, South Sudan along the banks of the Nile River, killing at least 36 people
According to the Israel Antiquities Authority, after years of excavations underneath the Givati parking lot, the remains of a stronghold, the Acra, used by the Greeks more than 2,000 years ago to control the Temple Mount during the reign of King Antiochus Epiphanes (c. 215-164 BCE) were discovered at the excavation site. Archeological findings of sling stones, arrowheads, and ballistas stones were recovered and are evidence of the Hasmonean attempts to conquer the stronghold.
The Russian plane was flying to St Petersburg carrying 224 passengers, mainly Russian tourists returning from holidays in the popular Red Sea resort, crashed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, killing everyone on board, as rescue workers widened their search for missing victims.
The NYRR TCS New York City Marathon in New York City on November 1, 2015. 50,000 runners from the Big Apple and around the world race through the five boroughs on a course that winds its way from the Verrazano Bridge before crossing the finish line by Tavern on the Green in Central Park.
People light candles and place flowers at a makeshift memorial during a day of national mourning for the plane crash victims at Dvortsovaya Square in St. Petersburg, Russia, on November 1, 2015. The Russian plane was flying to St Petersburg carrying 224 passengers mainly Russian tourists returning from holidays in the popular Red Sea resort, crashed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, killing everyone on board, as rescue workers widened their search for missing victims. Photos by Gontar Nikolai/UPI
Features photos from an-anti Israeli protest, in Khan Yunis in southern Gaza on October 30, 2015. Since the start of October, violence that has included stabbings as well as clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli security forces has killed at least 65 Palestinians and 10 Israelis.
The third Republican Party presidential candidates' debate at the Coors Event Center on the campus of the University of Colorado on October 28, 2015 in Boulder, Colorado. Fourteen candidates will make an appearance at the third GOP presidential debate.
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