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After Abbas and Kushner Meet, Palestinians Disappointed With Trump Over Settlements

The two sides had a productive meeting and reaffirmed their commitment to advancing President Trump's goal of a genuine and lasting peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians that enhances stability in the region. But since Trump assumed office, Israel has drastically increased its settlement programme, and is on course to build the most settlements in 25 years . [Full Article...]

Girl's actions caused her to fall from NY park ride

Steve Stockdale said . While several other people gathered and prepared to catch the girl, other onlookers filmed or called for help, according to CBS News. "A young woman who helped catch a Six Flags rider after a 25-foot plunge from a cable auto told The Post she never considered her own safety - even when security urged her to stay back". [Full Article...]

Storm Cindy to weaken to tropical depression later Thursday morning: NHC

Storm Cindy to weaken to tropical depression later Thursday morning: NHC According to the report released by the National Weather Service , which said since Tuesday noon, there was a massive storm formed in the Gulf of Mexico, and that thing is slowly heading towards the eastern Texas as well the western Louisiana region. [Full Article...]

Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban

Murkiness follows Supreme Court's action on travel ban ET: The Supreme Court will allow part of the travel ban to take effect; some immigrants will be banned from entering the country. Christopher Lapinig, a registered legal services attorney with Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles, said there will be a contingent of attorneys at Los Angeles International Airport and others throughout the nation who will remain vigilant on how the narro... [Full Article...]

Who is Martin Shkreli?

The former pharmaceutical CEO will be back in the headlines for a while as he starts his federal securities fraud trial (that has nothing to do with the douchey move mentioned above). The defence has argued that he had good intentions. The trial is expected to last about a month. Remember this guy? Martin Shkreli is back. Brafman, in an email to CNN Friday said that he "would prefer that Mr. [Full Article...]

US Republican healthcare bill imperiled with 22 mln seen losing insurance (MOH)

Essentially, by pushing coverage losses to a much later date, they've made their CBO score look slightly better, while kicking more people off their health insurance in the long run. According to the CBO , premiums would be 20% more than under current law in 2018 and 10% more in 2019. Officials with the conservative US political network overseen by the Koch brothers say they are unhappy wi... [Full Article...]

Turkey Rejects Saudi, Allies Demand to Shut Down Qatar Base

The document was signed in Ankara on November 10, 2016. -End diplomatic ties with Iran and limit trade with Iran to business that does not violate US sanctions. "Strengthening the Turkish base would be a positive step in terms of the Gulf's security", he said. Earlier, Turkish media reports said a contingent of 25 soldiers would depart for Doha on Thursday to join some 90 troops already ... [Full Article...]

DE professor says Otto Warmbier 'got exactly what he deserved'

DE professor says Otto Warmbier 'got exactly what he deserved' He went to North Korea , " she wrote , punctuating her remark with an expletive. Warmbier was released by North Korea earlier this month after being held for more than 17 months in the country. On Monday, the professor declined to comment on the decision. "Or instead of crying, they bluster and threaten their female professors". As the controversy swirled, UD first commented Friday, in a new... [Full Article...]

Trump, Modi exchange hugs during Rose Garden statements

Modi lavished praise on Trump and his family - including first lady Melania Trump, who had joined the president in greeting Modi's arrival on the South Lawn, and daughter Ivanka Trump, whom Modi said would lead the USA delegation to a global entrepreneur's summit in India. [Full Article...]

Trump, Modi call on Pakistan to stem terrorist attacks

As Modi hailed the United States as his country's primary partner in its rapid social and economic transformation, Trump paid tribute to the Indian leader for overseeing growth rates which are faster than any other major economy in the world. [Full Article...]

Manhunt sparked by slaying of prison guards, inmates' escape

Manhunt sparked by slaying of prison guards, inmates' escape The governor also said he's awaiting details of an investigation to determine whether the state corrections department could have followed other procedures to prevent the escape from happening. Sills said later the duo had ransacked a nearby house, took some food and may have stolen some clothes. There is a $60,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Rowe and Dubose . [Full Article...]

White House says Assad may be preparing chemical attack

Assad conducts another mass murder attack using chemical weapons, he and his military will pay a heavy price". Donald Trump blamed Assad for the chemical weapons attack which killed at least 87 people , including 30 children, in the Syria's northern Idlib province in April. [Full Article...]

Supreme Court sides with same-sex couples in Arkansas suit

Colorado has upheld the penalty, while courts in Oregon, Ohio, and Kentucky have also ruled against Christian wedding vendors-including fellow cake makers-following the legalization of same-sex marriage. Phillips has said that if he were required to bake a wedding cake for a same-sex couple it would constitute coerced speech. He also said if the courts cannot infringe upon guaranteed rights l... [Full Article...]

Who Will Be Affected by the Supreme Court's Travel Ban Ruling?

Mr Trump signed an executive order banning immigration from seven Muslim-majority countries within his first week in office, a move that caused chaos at airports across the country and prompted multiple law suits. The first executive order was issued one week into his term, and sought to bar people from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the USA for 90 days and all re... [Full Article...]

Pakistan raises death toll to 157 from fuel truck fire

Pakistan raises death toll to 157 from fuel truck fire At least 143 people were killed and 156 others injured in an oil tanker fire that broke out in Bahawalpur district of Pakistan's eastern Punjab Province on Sunday morning, officials said. Oil is a precious commodity for villagers in Pakistan , where more than 60 percent of the population survives on US$3 a day, the news agency said, citing a World Bank survey. [Full Article...]

No evidence NSW shooting victim was bikie

No evidence NSW shooting victim was bikie Ace Hall died after he was shot in the torso at Tweed Heads. About 4.30pm on Saturday police attended The Tweed Hospital after receiving information a man suffering a gunshot wound to the stomach had presented at the hospital. The heavily-tattooed Hall, 31, was gunned down at close range outside a South Tweed warehouse on Saturday. POLICE are investigating following the death of a man at Tweed... [Full Article...]

NDP and Greens say they won't consider legislation before confidence vote

NDP and Greens say they won't consider legislation before confidence vote NDP Leader John Horgan is calling on Premier Christy Clark to support the bill. "... They'd better pray that Premier (Horgan) not a snap (election) kind of guy ..." "I'm hoping insofar as Mr. "We're also alive to the fact that there is a possibility, with a parliament configured the way this one is, we could be into an election at any point", said de Jong. [Full Article...]

Obama 'colluded or obstructed' trying to help Clinton — Trump Twitter

Why did you do nothing? Also in January, a leaked dossier authored by a former MI6 agent alleged that Moscow had compromising materials on Trump that could be used to blackmail him. 'He can't be too mean because Putin has long arms and KGB thinking. A former Obama White House official called the Trump administration's attacks "a transparent effort to distract from the bad impact of t... [Full Article...]

Justices To Hear Baker's Fight Over Gay Couple's Cake

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear Phillips' case and will decide whether he unlawfully discriminated against Mullins and Craig. Baker Phillips argues that the First Amendment promises of freedom of religion and expression overrides the Colorado law that protects discrimination and justifies the refusal with his faith. [Full Article...]

Northern Ireland bags £150m for broadband pipes in £1bn Tory bribe

Northern Ireland bags £150m for broadband pipes in £1bn Tory bribe The recent United Kingdom election resulted in a hung Parliament, meaning the May's Tory Party needed to do a deal to beef up its numbers if key Commons Votes. "I very much hope that this week we will be able to conclude on two agreements". The ruling Conservative party won 318 seats in the 650-member House of Lords in the June 8 election, falling short of the required majority mark of 326; the ... [Full Article...]


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