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Jul 03 2017

Israel's ex-Prime Minister Ehud Olmert released early from prison

He faces new charges of trying to smuggle top secret information out of jail by asking his lawyer to get transcripts of his memoirs out of prison without the censors seei...

Jul 03 2017

US Navy Destroyer Sails Near Disputed Island in South China Sea

Those efforts had "not worked out", Trump tweeted on June 20, adding, "At least I know China tried!" "The Chinese side is dissatisfied with, and opposed to, the relevan...

Jul 03 2017

New Jersey government shuts down over budget standoff

Road construction projects were required to wind down and motor vehicle offices were closed , although state-run parks, beaches, and historic sites remained open through...

Jul 03 2017

Trump escalates personal feud with television hosts

I said no! Bad show", Trump tweeted. President Trump called his social media use "modern day presidential" in a tweet Saturday. He also accused her of "bleeding...

Jul 02 2017

World leaders bid farewell to German chancellor Helmut Kohl

Netanyahu shook hands briefly with several world leaders and prominent figures, including French President Emmanuel Macron , German Chancellor Angela Merkel , British P...

Jul 02 2017

Chance of showers, thunderstorms to persist through holiday weekend

Some of the storms could be severe. Overnight lows will be on the muggy side, in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Southwest wind around 9 miles per hour. New precipitation amo...

Jul 02 2017

Pakistan hands over list of 546 prisoners to India: FO

One on January 1 and the other on July 1. The Foreign Office of Pakistan said Pakistani authorities handed over a list of Indian prisoners in Pakistani jails to the Hig...

Jul 02 2017

Oh, what a surprise! Everybody likes Spider-Man: Homecoming so far

The actor has said in a new interview that he has only item of clothing on underneath the iconic suit: a thong. "Spider-Man was always meant to be the kid in a world of...

Jul 01 2017

Three Vanderbilt Football Players Suspended From Team After Target Shooting

The incident began when Tennyson attempted to sell his cell phone using a resale website . "Coppet suffered birdshot wounds in his arm". As of Wednesday, there have b...

Jul 01 2017

Rick Perry talks nuclear energy research investment, Paris Agreement

Those claims cut crosswise to scientific findings. Muslim Communities in Wisconsin and Milwaukee say they are troubled by the decision. Earlier this week during a telev...

Jul 01 2017

Manila rates Duterte drug war a success

Relations between China and the Philippines have entered a "golden period of fast development", Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Thursday, touting growth in trade...

Jul 01 2017

John McEnroe Refuses To Apologize For Sexist Serena Williams Comments

However, he didn't criticise the sport generally, he picked upon Serena Williams to highlight his point as an example. Williams and Ohanian , the 34-year-old co-fo...

Jul 01 2017

Indiana Won't Give Full Data to President Trump's Voting Commission

Republicans have it. It is a one-sided effort", Foley said. The request , made by commission Vice Chairman Kris Kobach , caused a backlash in states including Virgini...

Jul 01 2017

France's Marine Le Pen charged over misuse of EU?funds

Catherine Griset, Le Pen's chief of staff, was formally charged as part of a probe into the alleged misuse of European Union funds in February. The European Parliament ...

Jun 30 2017

Tyus Jones says new teammate Jimmy Butler adds toughness to team

But as long as these kids play hard and compete, our fans will appreciate them. Jimmy achieved greatness there. What the rookie also said was that he can play either th...

Jun 30 2017

What Happens if the Media Defies White House Camera Ban?

It's a trend that has many reporters ruffled, and on Monday, CNN's Jim Acosta and other reporters called him out on it. "Some days we will have them", he said of ca...

Jun 30 2017

A Trump-Putin Meeting Is Happening Next Week

Russia's Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov, said the two will be in close proximity during the Hamburg meeting. The format for Trump and Putin's meeting at the G20 has no...

Jun 29 2017

Iran warns missile attack on IS in Syria can be repeated

Iran's Revolutionary Guard said it fired as many as seven missiles at an ISIS compound in Deir Ezzor while Iranian media cited sources who said that the strikes killed...

Jun 29 2017

Sean Spicer claims he has never discussed Russian hacking with Trump

On CBS' Late Show , Colbert was sad to hear Spicer might be leaving his post as press secretary, reportedly to be promoted to White House communications director. The ...

Jun 29 2017

White House warns Syria's Assad against chemical attack

The White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer warned late Monday the Donald Trump administration will make Syrian President Bashar Assad and his military "pay a heavy...