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by | July 20, 2017 | 00:45

Muslims have been protesting outside the Temple Mount all week long, a lot of them refusing to enter the compound as long as there are metal detectors installed at the entrances. The gunmen, all from the Arab city of Umm al-Fahm in central Israel, were subsequently shot and killed by the police. The assailants were killed by security forces and Israeli authorities briefly closed the compound.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:45

Wednesday's International Champions Cup fixture followed the pattern of many of their Champions League meetings as Bayern were utterly dominant, but Robert Lewandowski's eighth-minute penalty was all they had to show with Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech turning in a wonderful display.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:31

Videos published by PLA showed soldiers used flamethrowers, rocket-propelled grenades and heavy machine guns to strike bunkers while various types of heavy weapons were employed in the exercise, including mortars, self-propelled howitzers, multiple rocket launchers and anti-tank missiles.

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:27

Only 24 percent of USA adults said Trump's behavior was proper for a president, while 70 percent said he his actions were unpresidential. Donald Trump's approval rating has reached a historic new low in a new ABC News/Washington Post poll , with nearly half of Americans believing the country to be weaker since he took office.

by | July 18, 2017 | 00:25

Modi asked all states in the country to take stringent action against those indulging in violent cow vigilantism, adding that such incidents should not be given a "communal color". Speaking to a media a day before the session, Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad , said the situation on the border with China in the Sikkim sector is very tense even as he blamed Beijing for the boundary stand-off.

by | July 18, 2017 | 00:24

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov was set to sit down Monday with undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon in Washington to discuss the freighted issue. 'We have repeatedly said that we think any conditions are unacceptable. The Trump administration has tied returning the compounds to Russian Federation if Moscow shows "acts of good faith" in Syria.

by | July 18, 2017 | 00:22

It is reported by the media that the process of voting shall begin by 10 AM in the morning here today. Modi was quoted as saying that there was "clarity" about the presidential poll and the "road ahead is also clear". The PM, Congress president Sonia and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will vote on table number 6 as they are all MPs from Uttar Pradesh. Notably, the total strength of the electoral college is 10,98,903 votes, with each Parliamentarian carrying a vote value of 708.

by | July 18, 2017 | 00:22

A Sunday Times newspaper story on the divisions amid positioning to succeed May was illustrated by an image of Hammond, Davis and Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson aiming pistols at each other. That row has seemingly been defused however, after a written Government statement acknowledging Britain had obligations to the European Union which would continue after the United Kingdom had left was quietly published at the end of last week.

by | July 17, 2017 | 20:33

Tragically, it was too late, Capotorto was already on the plane and attempts to make a radio call were unsuccessful - he had already jumped. Vitantonio was an experienced skydiver who made over 600 jumps. Officials called a chaplain to the scene to tell Zitelleni of her husband's death. In 2016, United States Parachute Association recorded 21 fatal skydiving accidents in the US out of roughly 3.2 million jumps.

by | July 17, 2017 | 20:34

Incumbent Pranab Mukherjee's term ends on July 24. Ruling NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind and joint Opposition candidate Meira Kumar , both Dalits, were pitted against each other in the election. "Kovindji will win with a comfortable and respectable margin", Information and Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu said before voting. MLAs have also begun queuing up at the Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly to cast their votes.

by | July 16, 2017 | 00:34

Marcie Carlsson, who's lived in Saxonburg all her life, remembers the event as if it had happened yesterday. She ignored reporters' questions when she returned to her MA home Friday night. The FBI is confirming the human remains dug up in a Dartmouth yard are from long-time fugitive Donald Eugene Webb . Authorities carry lighting equipment to the backyard of the home of Lillian Webb, wife of fugitive Donald Eugene Webb , in Dartmouth, Mass ., Thursday, July 13, 2017.

by | July 16, 2017 | 00:37

Authorities found the body of one of the men, 19-year-old Dean Finocchiaro , buried at a farm in Solebury Township farm. It is now feared they belong to Mark Sturgis , 22, and Tom Meo , 21, who also vanished on 7 July, and Jimi Tar Patrick , 19, who went missing two days earlier.

by | July 16, 2017 | 00:32

CNN quoted the ministry's spokeswoman, Maria V. Zakharova, as saying that after US President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir V. "The number of personnel at the U.S. embassy in Moscow significantly exceeds the number of our personnel working in Washington ", Zakharova said. On the same day, though, four Democratic senators sent a letter to State Department Undersecretary Tom Shannon, urging the department to keep the compounds closed.

by | July 15, 2017 | 00:28

Xia was sentenced to house arrest since 2009, after Xiaobo was jailed for co-writing the Charter 08 , a document propagating political transformation in China. "Ever since leaving the safety and comfort of America to lead the protests at Tiananmen Square in 1989, Liu sealed his fate as a persistent focus of persecution from the authoritarian PRC (People's Republic of China)", Cruz said.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:33

Grassley's decision was co-signed by the committee's top Democrat, Sen. Trump Jr. said Tuesday he would be "happy" to work with a Senate Intelligence Committee now investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election after he himself acknowledged meeting a Kremlin-linked lawyer during his father's campaign.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:29

The former president and his wife, Rosalynn, are longtime supporters of Habitat for Humanity . President Carter has been working hard all week. Carter is 92-years-old. The peanut farmer from Georgia has lived longer after his term in office than any other president in USA history. The organization noted that Carter had requested that others involved with the effort continue their work for the day.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:29

Liu's death puts China in dubious company as he became the first Nobel Peace Prize laureate to die in custody since German pacifist Carl von Ossietzky, who passed away in a hospital while held by the Nazis in 1938. The UN's chief commissioner for human rights, Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein, said: "The human rights movement in China and across the world has lost a principled champion who devoted his life to defending and promoting human rights, peacefully and consistently, and who was jailed for ...

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:35

The top US Senate Republican said on Tuesday he would unveil a revised version of major healthcare legislation sought by President Donald Trump on Thursday and planned for a vote next week but divisions within the party left its prospects unclear.

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:36

The aircraft, known as the KC-130 , was developed by Lockheed Martin for the Marine Corps as a refueling jet and large cargo carrier. In a tragic incident, almost 16 people died after a military flight crashed along Mississippi's Sunflower-LeFlore County line, officials have said.

by | July 13, 2017 | 00:36

Others warned her not to go in the water, but Ursrey, her mother and five other family members swam to the boys' aid. He thought at first that there was a shark , but found out that a group of people were in danger of drowning . She and three other adults from her family sprang into action to save the boys, but only got themselves swept up in the current. When Roberta tried going into the water some people came out telling her not to go out after them.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:25

This was stressed by Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spokesperson Brig. "Before we decide grant of extension for ML ( martial law) in Mindanao , will still wait for the briefing by DND and AFP anytime soon", Mr. President Rodrigo Duterte said he would heed the advice of the military and police as to when martial law in Mindanao should be lifted. Asked about the probability of gaining approval from Congress should Duterte seek an extension, Senate Majority Floor Leader Vicente Sotto ...

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:23

Trump's visit was expected to happen this year, but senior government sources told Sky News that the commander-in-chief will not be in the country until next year . Significantly, there was no mention of a Trump state visit in the Queen's Speech opening a session of Parliament due to last two years, suggesting the visit had been postponed until 2019 at the earliest.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:24

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by | July 12, 2017 | 00:24

On Monday, Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi formally declared victory against ISIL in Mosul, which was overrun by the terrorist group in 2014. The retaking of the devastated city after almost nine months of fighting signals the jihadist group's "days in Iraq and Syria are numbered", Trump said in a statement, praising Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:24

Gard's parents, who submitted a petition of over 350,000 signatures demanding that they be allowed to take him to the United States for treatment, attended the hearing at the High Court in London. "We believe, in common with Charlie's parents, it is right to explore this evidence", they said. Mr Gard interrupted to ask: "Why did you refer us to Harley Street then?", referring to the private clinic in London.

by | July 10, 2017 | 00:31

While the National Basketball Association trade rumors are heating up, it's still not entirely clear what the Houston Rockets might send to the New York Knicks in order to land Carmelo Anthony . "Additionally, the commitment he has shown to our organization, the City of Houston, and Rockets fans all over the world makes him a flawless leader in our pursuit of another championship".

by | July 10, 2017 | 00:29

The Alamo fire had grown to 19,000 acres near California Highway 166 and is only 10% contained, the county tweeted. The Alamo fire was very active again on Saturday, growing on the east, south, and west sides to within four miles of US Highway 101 and the city of Santa Maria.

by | July 09, 2017 | 00:28

Showers and storms were active early this morning and we may have a few storm cells prompting Storm Warnings for risky winds and lightning later this afternoon. The end result will not only be dreary weather with occasional rain, but also milder weather with highs in the 70s. As the next system moves through, a few showers and storms will be possible, especially afternoon and early evening.

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:28

Benitez claimed that he was a USA senator who owned Trump Tower and was there to speak with Ivanka Trump about her clothing line. The man, identified as 52-year-old Adames Benitez , also told Secret Service agents he owned the building.

by | July 08, 2017 | 00:25

State police regained control of the prison, backed by federal police and the army , which set up a security cordon outside, he said before adding that the governor ordered an investigation, including of prison staff. Carnage at the CERESO federal prison facility happened the same day as Secretary John Kelly , U.S. Department of Homeland Security was in Guerrero visiting .