Tuesday July 17-th, 2018

Second Palestinian Journalist Shot by Israel Dies of his Wounds Second Palestinian Journalist Shot by Israel Dies of his Wounds

He died Wednesday in an Israeli hospital near Tel Aviv. Palestinian journalist Ahmed Abu Hussein who was shot by an Israeli sniper as he covered the Great March Of Return and died of his wounds. On 6 April Palestinian photographer Yaser Murtaja w...

After Senate battle, Pompeo sworn in as U.S. secretary of state After Senate battle, Pompeo sworn in as U.S. secretary of state

Pompeo was confirmed following a Senate vote of 57-42, inching over the line for a simple majority needed for approval. Pompeo replaces Rex Tillerson, the former oil executive Trump fired in March after a year of tensions with the White House over...

At least 20 injured in oil refinery explosion in Wisconsin At least 20 injured in oil refinery explosion in Wisconsin

Residents were ordered evacuated within a wide area in Superior, a city with a population of 27,000 near the northern tip of the state and less than 200 miles (320 km) from the Canadian border. The incident happened on late Thursday morning when an e...

Cuomo threatens to sue ICE Cuomo threatens to sue ICE

ICE has said that it did have a warrant. Cuomo will also issue an executive order to prohibit ICE arrests within state facilities, such as courthouses, after ICE detained an undocumented man inside a Staten Island Supreme Courthouse Tuesday.

Donald Trump: 'Diamond and Silk Are Warriors' Donald Trump: 'Diamond and Silk Are Warriors'

Hardaway and Richardson repeatedly claimed during the hearing that they had been censored by Facebook. "Is it the Trump campaign or is someone not telling the truth?" Rep. The President during a wide-ranging interview with Fox & Friends on Thursday...

Knives out for Scott Pruitt as EPA chief appears before Congress Knives out for Scott Pruitt as EPA chief appears before Congress

Republican Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana said Pruitt's behavior has begun to hurt Trump's credibility, as well as the Republican Party generally. Pruitt also testified before members of the House Appropriations Committee Thursday afternoon.

Israel to strike any Iran 'military foothold' in Syria - defense minister Israel to strike any Iran 'military foothold' in Syria - defense minister

Avigdor Lieberman made his comments in an interview with Saudi-owned Elaph news site on Thursday during his trip to Washington for meetings with USA officials. "I want to clarify: Every military outpost in Syria in which Iran seems to be trying to ...

Senate Judiciary Committee votes to bar Trump from firing Mueller Senate Judiciary Committee votes to bar Trump from firing Mueller

In addition to the provisions previously reported by Common Dreams , the committee, as The Hill notes , "added new reporting requirements into the bill, including notification when a special counsel is appointed or removed and requiring a repor...

MI boy trapped underwater for 8 minutes in resort pool MI boy trapped underwater for 8 minutes in resort pool

A video shows the boy and his friend swimming around the lazy river at a resort. North Myrtle Beach police were called to the Avista Resort about 9:45 p.m.as bystanders tried to pull the boy whose leg was stuck in the pool's suction line.

12-year-old girl abducted on walk home from school 12-year-old girl abducted on walk home from school

She also had a black and white backpack with Southwestern-style designs on it, police said . An Amber Alert has been activated for a 12-year-old girl out of Colorado. Although Haskin is Rosencrans' stepfather, he has no parental rights to her. ...

President Trump Will Finally Visit the United Kingdom - but Won't Meet the Queen President Trump Will Finally Visit the United Kingdom - but Won't Meet the Queen

Reuters notes that "Cook, who has urged calm during the recent flare in us trade tensions with China, held private talks with Trump in the Oval Office". President Donald Trump is increasingly relying on his personal cell phone to contact outside a...

Liverpool-Roma stabbing incident: What we know so far Liverpool-Roma stabbing incident: What we know so far

Filippo Lombardi and Daniele Sciusco, who are 20 and 29 respectively, have both been charged with violent disorder, while the former is also facing a charge of "wounding/inflict grievous bodily harm". At this point we hope that Sean is receiving all ...

Lionel Messi wins trademark court case Lionel Messi wins trademark court case

The Argentina national football team star, also the world's highest earning footballer, rode out a challenge by a Spanish cycling gear manufacturer called Massi , which had challenged his trademark on the grounds that it was too similar to its own.

Wabash Valley unemployment still on the high side Wabash Valley unemployment still on the high side

The Employment Department calculates the unemployment rate based on the number of people in Lane County drawing unemployment benefits - which requires them to seek work - and a survey of households by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Cambridge Analytica response on data breach Cambridge Analytica response on data breach "cryptic and evasive", finds government

He went on to say, "we didn't take a broad enough view of what our responsibility is". Facebook even reported an increase in headcount to 27,742 as of March 31, 2018, an increase of 48% year-over-year. In the meantime, as the scandal unfolds and...

Venky Appreciates Bharat Ane Nenu Venky Appreciates Bharat Ane Nenu

Mahesh Babu , after giving back-to-back failures a year ago, has finally tasted success with Bharat Ane Nenu . Bharat Ane Nenu is director Koratala Siva's second successful collaboration with Mahesh Babu-their last film together, Srimanthudu , ...

Arizona opening day cares to get ready for teacher strike Arizona opening day cares to get ready for teacher strike

In Colorado, teachers in four suburban school districts, including two of the largest in the state, will hold protests Thursday. Teachers and supporters rally outside the Colorado State Capitol building in Denver on Thursday morning, April 26, 2018...

Philippines expresses 'great displeasure' as abuse row with Kuwait deepens Philippines expresses 'great displeasure' as abuse row with Kuwait deepens

Philippine Ambassador to Kuwait Renato Villa speaks during a press conference at the Philippine embassy in Kuwait City on April 21, 2018. The conflict has been simmering for three months, sparked by reports that several Filipino domestic workers ha...

'Parliament not immune to casting couch,' says Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury 'Parliament not immune to casting couch,' says Congress MP Renuka Chowdhury

The whole film industry may get up in arms against me. "It's the bitter truth". She said that it was time for India to stand up and say 'Me Too '. Soon after, actor and general secretary of the Congress' women's wing Nagma also told News18 that ...

Premier of Romania on a two-day visit to Israel Premier of Romania on a two-day visit to Israel

After that, Honduras will move its embassy, becoming the third country to do so. The two officials also talked about the existing good co-operation in the multilateral collaboration format, including mutual support for candidacies, the Gov't says.

Sean Spicer unveils Melania Trump waxwork at Madame Tussauds New York Sean Spicer unveils Melania Trump waxwork at Madame Tussauds New York

The Melania wax figure is part of an interactive exhibit called " Give Melania a Voice ". "Have you ever thought of what it would be like to be the first lady of the United States?" " Madame Tussauds previously informed Melania" of the statue,...

"Cowboy" Tackles Gun Toting Robber in Mexico

The video was titled "asalto frustrado", which roughly translates to "thwarted robbery". While the gunman was threatening other customers, the cowboy is seen charging toward the suspect and tackling him from behind. Fox News reported that the armed s...

Macron Doesn't Believe He Changed Trump's Mind On The Iran Deal Macron Doesn't Believe He Changed Trump's Mind On The Iran Deal

Firm handshakes, warm embraces, kisses, even a bit of grooming: the "bromance" between US President Donald Trump and French leader Emmanuel Macron has provided plenty of material for America's late night TV comedians. Iran has said it will ram...

Government Approves Death Penalty For Rapists Who Assault Children Government Approves Death Penalty For Rapists Who Assault Children

Jammu: After the Government of India passed an ordinance to make rape of a child punishable by death, the Jammu & Kashmir government on Tuesday passed an nearly identical ordinance and also brought in an ordinance modelled on the Government of...

Macron Takes Shots at Trump in Speech to Congress Macron Takes Shots at Trump in Speech to Congress

While Trump has repeatedly said he would be open to rejoining the Paris Agreement if America was offered a "better deal", he has given no indication of the type of climate action he would propose in the USA, or indeed any sign that he accepts amb...

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