Conflicting reports on 2 tunnel workers killed in southern Gaza

President Trump is sounding more and more like President Barack Obama when it comes to issues important to Israel. On the question of moving the American embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, the American president said: "I'm thinking about it. More..

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Knicks Legend Charles Oakley Arrested at Madison Square Garden

He wants to be connected to the franchise and the fan base that adores him. On Wednesday, former Knick Charles Oakley was arrested following an altercation with Madison Square Garden security during the Kni...More..

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Governor Walker Gives State of State Address

Conservative Gov. Scott Walker is proposing a surprisingly liberal budget that includes a huge boost in funding for schools, sizable tuition cuts for college students and increased tax breaks for the working ...More..

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U.S. strike kills top al-Qaeda leader in Syria

A second strike on Saturday killed Abu Hani al-Masri, who had close ties to the late al-Qaeda leader, he added. Sometime in the 1980s Masri made his way to Afghanistan where became a senior adviser to Osama bin...More..

Kellyanne Conway may have broken federal law by plugging Ivanka's products
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Kellyanne Conway may have broken federal law by plugging Ivanka's products

U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Worcester, criticized the White House for failing to detail its response to Conway. Leading Democrats want her to be held accountable for breaking the federal regulations , even if he...More..

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The Simpsons predicted Lady Gaga's high-flying halftime show 5 years ago

Gaga, whose Super Bowl outfits included a crop top and glittering shorts, was mocked by some viewers on social media for the appearance of her stomach. "I was singing "Million Reasons" and my mom and dad were...More..

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Glass wall to protect Eiffel Tower

Fences were put up at the tower ahead of the Euro 2016 football tournament - but the city's assistant mayor says the site needs further protection. The French capital has been on high alert since attacks by j...More..

Facebook announces updates to ad policies to prevent race-based targeting
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Facebook announces updates to ad policies to prevent race-based targeting

Many critics, including from the Congressional Black Caucus and the American Civil Liberties Union, called on Facebook to stop these advertisements as well as those that allowed discrimination for employment...More..

Fact-checking Trump's claims on media terror coverage
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Fact-checking Trump's claims on media terror coverage

White House spokesman Sean Spicer may have made the same mistake a top adviser to President Donald Trump made last week , by citing a nonexistent terror attack. Benjamin H. Friedman, a research fellow in secur...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Senate will act if Trump lifts Russian Federation sanctions, Rubio says

Congress would then have four months to either accept the action or draft a resolution disapproving of it - during which time, the president would be unable to lift sanctions. "We have a responsibility to exerc...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Clive Lewis publishes resignation letter

The draft legislation was passed by 494 votes against the 122, and has now been forwarded to the House of Lords . "These amendments are not for this bill, instead they are for the many future debates that will...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Protesters try to block deportation of Arizona mom

A protester locks himself to the van carrying Guadalupe Garcia de Rayos outside the Ice facility in Phoenix. In 2014, Obama said the goal was to deport felons, criminal and gang members, "not a mom who's wo...More..

by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Man trapped under excavator in Charlotte Bay dam flown to hospital

The three-tonne machine fell into the dam and a bar pinned Miller's back down so that only his face was above the surface of the water. Miller tells Sydney's Daily Telegraph , via the BBC , that he arched h...More..

IFRC condemns deadly attack on ICRC staff in Afghanistan
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

IFRC condemns deadly attack on ICRC staff in Afghanistan

No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but provincial Governor Mawlawi Lutfullah Azizi said suspected Islamic State (IS) gunmen were behind it. The official speaking on the condition of anony...More..

Three Turkish soldiers killed in 'friendly fire' from Russian airstrike
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Three Turkish soldiers killed in 'friendly fire' from Russian airstrike

Meanwhile, Turkish troops, backing Syrian opposition fighters, have pushed their way from the western part of the town, entering the outskirts of al-Bab. "Both leaders affirmed their readiness to continue activ...More..

Dollar jumps as Trump announces forthcoming 'phenomenal' tax plan
by | Friday, February 10, 2017

Dollar jumps as Trump announces forthcoming 'phenomenal' tax plan

Those attending the White House meeting included the chief executives of United Airlines, Delta, Southwest Airlines and JetBlue . President Trump told airline executives that the air traffic control system i...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

France's Macron dismisses talk of gay extra-marital relationship

French far-right party Front national (FN) MP Marion Marechal-Le Pen (C) gestures as she delivers a speech during a two-day political rally to kick off the presidential campaign of the FN presidential candida...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Russian opposition activist has been poisoned, says wife

Russian opposition activist Vladimir Kara-Murza following a visit of deputy candidates to the State Duma, in Moscow, Russia, June 1, 2016. "The official diagnosis is acute poisoning by an unidentified substan...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Robert F. Kennedy's son announces run for IL governor

The nephew of former President John F. Kennedy says he's running for governor of IL next year. Rauner, a wealthy former venture capitalist, poured $50 million into his campaign coffers late past year, and gav...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Navalny confirms intent to run for Russian president

Reacting to the sentence, Navalny said: "We don't recognise this ruling". The sentencing was broadcast live from the courtroom. It was followed by a long appeals process, eventually reaching the Russian Supreme...More..