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Israel to Build Biggest Settlement in 25 Years in the West Bank

Indeed, less than three weeks ago, Israelis and Jews around the world celebrated 50 years since the reunification of Jerusalem during the Six Day War. Many Pa...


Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny 'arrested on way to protest'

Navalny was arrested Monday afternoon outside his home in Moscow as he headed for an unsanctioned protest rally. The lawyer and political activist had earlier...


Puerto Ricans vote on statehood question

The government has spent millions of dollars on this campaign hoping that statehood wins, but even if it does, the U.S. Congress won't want to do anything a...


SDF Lower Islamic State Flag in Recaptured Town West of Raqqa

The United States Central Command said it "does not seek to fight the Syrian regime, Russian or pro-regime forces partnered with them", but promised to take "ap...


Trump hails sacrifices of fallen troops

Andrew Beyers (2016). A son-in-law, Jake, is a wounded warrior. Trump went on to honor former Sen. "So I'm gonna go on a little campaign to try and educate ...


Alonso returns to McLaren with a deadline

Brown's comments come on the heels of those made by ever-forthright McLaren driver Fernando Alonso , who has expressed his continued displeasure with the pai...


Mother fears woman accused of leak will be made an example

In legal documents, an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent stated that victor had admitted to printing the classified information and mailing it to an online ...


Trump takes sides in Arab rift, suggests support for isolation of Qatar

The comments lent credence to a view held by some analysts that Trump in his Middle East trip emboldened the Arab nations to take action even though Qatar is ...


Clinton Says Trump's 'Covfefe' Tweet Was A Message To Russia

After posting, my tweets got way more attention than I'd expected, and most of it wasn't from people who actually cared about DNC data; it was from peop...


Multiple casualties reported after separate 'terrorist incidents' rock London

Officers have then responded to reports of stabbings in #BoroughMarket. Police responding to multiple incidents near London Bridge. As they responded to t...


Fort Worth student thrilled to be part of National Spelling Bee

Taking center stage Wednesday afternoon, Hannah incorrectly spelled the word "rhubarb". No matter. She got the word right and advanced to the finals of the co...


Cyclone Mora wreaks havoc in Bangladesh

The airports of Chittagong and Cox's Bazar have also been closed; Cox's Bazar indefinitely and Chittagong's Shah Amanat International Airport until at least 2 p...


Men probing Ivanka Trump supplier in China arrested, missing

By Tuesday, after dozens of unanswered calls, he had concluded: "They must be held either by the factory or the police to be unreachable". An Ivanka Trump r...


German ambassador to US: 'Healthy relationship' between Trump, Merkel

The President went on to say that the non-payment was "unfair" to the US and her tax payers, a comment that gave rise to several doubts about whether he conside...


When It Comes To 'Covfefe' Merriam-Webster Has No Words

Donald Trump has the best words. "After President Trump tweeted "Despite the constant negative press covefe", at 12:06 a.m. this morning, the country rushe...


Total of 108 people stay in Moscow hospitals following storm

Earlier in the day, Yulia Ivanova, a senior aide to the Russian Investigative Committee's Moscow department chief, said that six people were killed in a st...


Angela Merkel says Europeans can't rely on the USA anymore

Trump returned to Washington for Memorial Day weekend. Merkel made her comments during a campaign event in Munich , after three days of meeting with Trump at...


In Trump's private moments, it's small talk and compliments

Trump also condemned the recent terrorist attack in Manchester, saying: "Terrorists and extremists, and those who give them aid and comfort, must be driven out ...


United Nations court rules in favor Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence case

Giving clear stance on Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav's case, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said it is an issue of Pakistan's national security and there will be ...


Trump talks up trip before returning to controversy in Washington

In a third tweet, the president said he had no doubt he'll return to the USA loaded with "hundreds of billions of dollars". "We will win", he said. His body...


Donald Trump Comes Home, Fires Up Twitter, Bashes Media & New Normal Resumes

Trump is back on his bullshit, y'all. Jared Kushner , senior adviser to President Trump, listens to President Trump during a listening session with cyber sec...


Netanyahu says Jerusalem 'always Israel's capital'

Having declared that finding a solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict is "maybe not as hard as people have thought", President Donald Trump will make his f...


Philippines' Duterte heads to Russian Federation in blow to US

But Mr Caetano insisted their conversation "was on how to avoid conflict" and "how to increase trust and mutual respect". THE European Union said it would c...


Taiwan rules in favor of same-sex marriage

But mainstream Chinese media either ignored the decision by the island's constitutional court, or focused on the small numbers of Taiwan protesters against it...


Pentagon inquiry blames ISIS for civilian deaths in Mosul strike

An investigation into the March bombing found that the terror groups rigged a house with over 1,000 pounds of explosives, put civilians in the basement, and emp...


China, ASEAN agree on framework for S.China Sea code of conduct

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China have been talking about a binding code of conduct to prevent conflict in the contentious waterway...


Father of suspected Manchester bomber says son is innocent

The bomber reportedly made trips to Libya in the past, including one just before the attack, where he became connected with ISIS. Ariana Grande is suspe...


Rouhani dismisses Trump warning over Iran 'threat'

President Donald Trump is closing the first leg of his maiden overseas trip. "This is a battle between those who seek to obliterate human life and those who se...


Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

His most notable achievement in global politics has been the Iranian nuclear deal (known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action ), which was signed in July ...


Korea, US, Japan's JCS Chiefs Discuss N. Korea's Nuke, Missile Threats

The North has carried out two atomic tests and dozens of missile launches since the beginning of previous year. But the test was North Korea's second in a week ...


House passes 'bathroom bill' as an amendment

On Sunday, the state Senate passed a bill that would allow adoption agencies to turn away potential parents they find objectionable on religious grounds. "I a...


THAAD Missile Defense System Sends Chinese Tourists to South Korea Packing

Xi welcomed Lee at the Fujian Room in the Great Hall of the People, where Lee delivered a letter from newly elected President Moon Jae-in, South Korean news ser...


Trump plays up Middle East peace hopes after talks with Abbas

Police identified the assailant as a man in his mid-forties from the nearby city of Tulkarem in the occupied West Bank. But Trump's historic gestures in Jer...


Trump announces plans to soon visit Egypt

Trump will hold talks with the leadership of Saudi Arabia during the Saudi-US Summit. US President Donald Trump discussed with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel ...


With hopes for peace uncertain, Trump to visit Israel

Trump said the time may be right for a peace deal, citing what he said was "a really good feeling toward Israel" at the American Arab Islamic Summit in Riyadh. ...


Palestinian protesters clash with Israeli forces in West Bank, Gaza

Furthermore, leaders of the various political factions in Gaza united in the West Bank by holding a press conference and warning of a military confrontation wit...


French President-elect Macron gears up for challenges ahead

But he faces a tall order to secure the majority he needs to push through his ambitious agenda of labour, welfare and education reforms. Prime minister Theres...


New US Ambassador David Friedman Presents Credentials to President, Meets PM

Israel seized East Jerusalem in the 1967 Middle East war. Since Trump took office last month, Israel has announced plans to build over 6,000 settler homes i...


President honors fallen officers at National Peace Officers' Memorial Service

The UK Police Memorial Trust appealed for £1.5m towards its construction at National Memorial Arboretum. Tyler Police Department Public Information Officer Do...


North Korea celebrates longest-range ballistic missile test

Pyongyang will continue to test missiles "at any time, at anywhere upon the decision of the supreme leadership", Ambassador Ji Jae Ryong told a press conferen...