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Mar 25 2017

Israeli Officials Pledge to Consider Trump Concerns on Settlements

The Israeli daily Haaretz reported Wednesday, citing an Israeli source familiar with the talks, that during his visit last week, Greenblatt made it clear that the Trump a...

Mar 25 2017

Republicans at odds over how to overhaul Medicaid

Already House leaders have introduced a series of amendments to the bill aimed at bringing on board reluctant Republicans. Upton has pushed back against some conservati...

Mar 25 2017

East Region: No. 3 Baylor vs. No. 7 SC

Thursday night hosts the West and Midwest regions and Friday finishes with the South and the East, and it's hard to say which bracket has the most talent. He is averaging...

Mar 24 2017

Oregon and Quinnipiac crash women's Sweet 16

Thursday at Sprint Center. Beilein eluded to the beginning of the season, when MI won the 2K Classic at Madison Square Garden, then suffered a 61-46 loss at SC five d...

Mar 23 2017

Arlene Foster: 'History will have the final say' on Martin McGuinness

While I can never condone the path he took in the earlier part of his life, Martin McGuinness ultimately played a defining role in leading the Republican movement away fr...

Mar 23 2017

Death Row inmates seek new sentences

Republican Governor Rick Scott transferred the case of Markeith Loyd out of the office of Florida State Attorney Aramis Ayala . Scott's action came hours after the...

Mar 23 2017

Agriculture Minister to investigate 'rotten' Brazilian corned beef

Brazilian meat exports were worth $63 million a day until last week's announcement by police of "Operation Weak Flesh", which revealed that some meatpackers had paid cr...

Mar 23 2017

Meals on Wheels receives massive donations following proposed budget cut

And though the organization's 2015 financial statements show that such federal grants comprise only $250,000 annually or about 3 percent of the program's total reven...

Mar 23 2017

French interior minister faces financial probe

Le Roux was summoned to the office of Prime Minister Bernard Cazeneuve on Tuesday, prompting media speculation that he could quit or be asked to quit the Socialist govern...

Mar 22 2017

Pope asks forgiveness for 'failings of Church' during Rwandan genocide

Receiving the the President of the Republic of Rwanda, Paul Kagame , in a private audience at the Vatican's Apostolic Palace on Monday, Francis conveyed his "profound sa...

Mar 22 2017

Glenn Beck criticizes commentator Tomi Lahren

Tomi Lahren , we can all agree, is THE ABSOLUTE WORST. "I'm pro-choice and here's why", Lahren told "The View's " liberal co-hosts. " I notice, you think that you k...

Mar 22 2017

Syrian rebels renew attack on Damascus after army fightback

State news agency SANA said Syrian government troops were targeting rebel bases around Jobar on Monday. In another reference to Russian involvement in the region, Syria...

Mar 22 2017

Paris Orly airport attack footage released

No one else was injured. The struggle between the two continued for nearly a minute before the soldier's colleague who was patrolling the area ahead of her, noticed the...

Mar 22 2017

Iraqi troops push into area around symbolic Mosul mosque

Federal police troops have advanced past the train station in western Mosul closer to the mosque. Many hospitals have been badly damaged or even destroyed in fighting, ...

Mar 22 2017

Hundreds Of 9/11 Victims And Their Family Members Are Suing Saudi Arabia

The first lawsuit was filed in federal court in Manhattan this week, according to Pix11 News, on behalf of the families of 850 people who died and 1,500 who were inju...

Mar 21 2017

Brexit latest: Theresa May to trigger Article 50 on March 29

Sterling fell half a cent against the dollar on what Brexit minister David Davis described as a move taking Britain to "the threshold of the most important negotiation fo...

Mar 21 2017

Move over Denmark, Norway is now world's happiest country

Employment, income inequality, national gross domestic product, lack of corruption in government, and business and social support are among other factors in the countries...

Mar 21 2017

Kim Jong Nam's identity confirmed by using child's DNA, official confirms

VX is a fast-acting toxin that causes respiratory collapse and heart failure. He criticized the interim outcomes of a probe by the Malaysian police the previous day, whic...

Mar 21 2017

Leading Republicans, Democrats reject Trump's Obama wiretap assertion

On Wednesday the two heads of the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee also said they had received no information that would back the Trump tweets , and earli...

Mar 21 2017

Russian Federation summoned Israeli ambassador

The Lebanese news service Al Mayadeen reported that the early Monday-morning strike on Syria - the third such incident in as many days - killed Yasser al-Sayed, reported ...