Palestinian man charged with brutal murder of British student in Israel

In the terror attack, Jamil Tamimi stabbed to death 21-year-old Hannah Bladon, who was in Israel as part of a study overseas program at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Within seconds, Tamimi was wrestled to the ground by an off-duty police office... More..

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Obama-era methane waste rule stays despite US Senate vote
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Obama-era methane waste rule stays despite US Senate vote

The unexpected defeat is a blow to Republicans who eyed the methane rule as a priority for repeal. As of Wednesday morning, he declined to tip his hand to either The Denver Post or the Associated Press. "With...More..

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Amid Escalating Tensions, North Korea Accuses CIA of Assassination Plot

Scott Snyder, a senior expert on Korea at the Council on Foreign Relations, made the point in an article on the think tank's website, noting that many Chinese and American experts expect there would be limits i...More..

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EPL: Arsenal keep top-four hopes alive with Southampton win

Knowing victory would take them to within three points of the top four in the Premier League, Arsenal were slow out of the blocks, but Sanchez combined wonderfully with Mesut Ozil on the hour to score 20 league...More..

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Trump was looking to fire Comey from day one: White House

In his letter firing Comey, President Trump wrote in part: "While I greatly appreciate you informing me, on three separate occasions, that I am not under investigation, I nevertheless concur with the judgment o...More..

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Trump seeks better Russian Federation ties during Lavrov meeting

Russia, a key backer of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has taken a central role in ongoing Syria peace talks, while the United States - which continues to target ISIS in Syria and Iraq as part of an global c...More..

Spicer: Trump Will Decide on Paris Agreement After Summit
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Spicer: Trump Will Decide on Paris Agreement After Summit

Trump advisers had been scheduled to meet at the White House on Tuesday to try to reach a final decision, but a White House official said the meeting was postponed due to scheduling conflicts. The official requ...More..

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Syria safe zones: Fighting 'eases' as plan takes effect

The top US military officer General Joseph Dunford and Russia's military chief of staff affirmed their commitment to avoid clashes in the crowded airspace over Syria, the Pentagon said Saturday. The Syrian op...More..

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Stunned FBI agents wonder about future of Russian Federation inquiry

In defending the decision, officials leaned heavily on a memo from Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, criticizing Comey's handling of the Clinton investigation. On Wednesday, the New York Times's Matth...More..

Peaches Rocks Out for Samantha Bee's (Not The) White House Correspondents' Dinner
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Peaches Rocks Out for Samantha Bee's (Not The) White House Correspondents' Dinner

Trump skipped the White House Correspondents' Dinner - the first U.S. leader to miss the event since an injured Ronald Reagan in 1981. The guests arrived at the Washington Hilton as President Donald Tr...More..

Kellyanne Conway defends Trump's firing of James Comey
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Kellyanne Conway defends Trump's firing of James Comey

Anderson Cooper's now viral eyeroll is exactly the kind of "sexism" Kellyanne Conway says she faces from the media regularly. Cuomo suggested Conway wanted the investigation to "be a hoax", saying the White H...More..

Palace striker Zaha needs more protection - Allardyce
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Palace striker Zaha needs more protection - Allardyce

Hull manager Silva has less experience, but has been linked with several Premier League jobs having amassed 21 points from his 16 league games in charge on Humberside. Sakho went down with a knee injury against...More..

Iraqi forces move to surround Mosul's Old City, held by IS
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Iraqi forces move to surround Mosul's Old City, held by IS

Geneva: As many as 450,000 civilians are trapped in Mosul's Old City , caught up in house-to-house fighting between ISIS and Iraqi government forces and cut off from aid, the International Committee of the Re...More..

Kushner Firm Apologizes for Reference to White House Ties
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Kushner Firm Apologizes for Reference to White House Ties

While Trump's senior adviser recused himself from being involved with the EB-5 program in January, well before his sister's China visit, it may also have something to do with another project he was working on...More..

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Trump meets Russian minister amid chaos

But following this latest meeting, Trump told Lavrov Moscow should "rein in the Assad regime, Iran and Iranian proxies". Earlier Wednesday, Lavrov met with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson , who said the get...More..

Tool or Toy — Fidget Spinners
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Tool or Toy — Fidget Spinners

The FSA has recently launched an effort to prevent K-12 schools in the United States from banning the use of spinners. In the school newsletter, Mr Hildrew wrote: "There is a new craze for fidget spinners ...More..

Trump approval rating drops in new Quinnipiac poll
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Trump approval rating drops in new Quinnipiac poll

In April, 57 percent of this demographic said that they approved of his job performance, while 38 percent disapproved . The two qualities in which the President has not seen a drop in the eyes of the voters de...More..

US pledges support for Kosovo, European Union hopes
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

US pledges support for Kosovo, European Union hopes

The Kosovo Assembly has approved today by a majority a motion of suspicion against the government of Prime Minister, Isa Mustafa, with which new parliamentary elections will be convened for next month. The ...More..

Trump to meet Russia's Lavrov in DC
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Trump to meet Russia's Lavrov in DC

While not unprecedented, it is a rare privilege for a foreign minister to be received by a USA president for a bilateral meeting in the White House. "The Russians had it all out globally while the White House...More..

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Negotiations ongoing to exchange more Chibok girls with detained insurgents

He also urged the global community to continue supporting the government of Nigeria in its efforts to ensure the release, rehabilitation, and reintegration of all Boko Haram victims. Amnesty International s...More..

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Flynn associates subpoenaed in Russian Federation probe

The subpoena came after Flynn declined to cooperate with the committee's request for papers on April 28, according to chairman Sen. Russian Federation has repeatedly denied interfering in the US election and ...More..

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Korea's Moon to send delegation to China amid frayed ties

The South Korean statement said Trump said North Korea's nuclear problem was hard, but one that could be resolved. Beijing has been upset by the installation of US missile-defense system in South Korea that...More..

ABC cancels Tim Allen comedy Last Man Standing
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

ABC cancels Tim Allen comedy Last Man Standing

In its sixth and final season, Last Man Standing averaged a very respectable for any night, especially Friday, 1.2 Live+same day rating in adults 18-64 and 6.4 million viewers, often winning its 8-8:30 PM tim...More..

Germany's Gabriel says agrees with Turkish PM on need to improve ties
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Germany's Gabriel says agrees with Turkish PM on need to improve ties

Almost 3 million Turkish migrants live in Germany and around half are eligible to vote. "The federal government in no way plans or discusses the issue of ousting from North Atlantic Treaty Organisation such a...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Donald Trump thinks he invented phrase 'priming the pump'

Even Merriam-Webster, which has begun fact checking the president, posted on Twitter to correct him, saying: "Pump priming" has been used to refer to government investment expenditures since at least 1933'. Tre...More..