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Israel military trial of Palestinian teen in viral video opens

Ahed Tamimi is the more aggressive of the two in the video. The trial of Ahed and her mother Nariman has been postponed several times and their detention extended to today. But Israeli defenders of the proceedings say that soldiers need to know...

Arrest warrant for Assange upheld by court

British authorities issued the warrant in 2012 after Assange, 46, skipped bail to avoid being extradited to Sweden where he faced allegations from two women of rape and sexual assault dating to 2010. Representing Assange, Mark Summers QC went on to a...

Omorosa Spills Even More White House Secrets on 'Big Brother'

And she says to me, 'Hey, Piers, we should have a showmance.' I said, 'What's showmance?' "I'm Christian, I love Jesus, but he thinks Jesus tells him to say things", she said. Celebrity Big Brother airs Fridays, Sundays, Mondays and Wednesdays at ...

Officer shot in downtown Chicago dies

Fox 32 Chicago reported the commander was shot in a stairwell of the Thompson Center in the city's downtown business center. He was off-duty when he went to assist tactical officers pursuing a fleeing suspect near the James R. The dispatcher repli...

White House Wants To Deliver Food To The Poor, Blue Apron-Style

Under the proposal , households receiving $90 per month or more in benefits - more than 80 percent of all SNAP households - would receive the boxes of "domestically sourced and produced" food , according to the USDA . The amount of food rece...

Dying Woman's Words Lead Deputies To Her Suspected Killers

Officials say a blood trail shows the woman crawled about 100 yards before someone drove by and called police. Daniel Gross , 19, and his girlfriend, Melissa Leonardo , 25, were both arrested over Cuesta's brutal murder. She was in such a dire co...

Senate stumbles into shutdown, as Rand Paul blocks vote

Almost $300 billion in new spending included in the bill approved on Friday will mean the annual budget deficit will exceed $ 1 trillion in 2019, said the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget , a private fiscal policy watchdog group...

Donald Trump blocks release of Democrats' memo, citing national security concerns

The letter notes that due to the "public interest in transparency in these unprecedented circumstances", justice department officials would be made available to offer "technical assistance" to edit the memo for potential release. " President Trump ...

Russian bilked US spies out of $100000

Shortly after the story was covered on The Intercept , The New York Times provided its own report on a mysterious Russian who claimed that he would deliver stolen NSA hacking tools and compromising material on the United States president in excha...

Police shoot man during sword attack at church

The motive behind the Sunday attack was not immediately clear; however, churches are regarded as a common target for extremist groups. A police spokesman said: Four people have been injured in the incident - quite seriously - but we still can not d...

Trump signs budget deal, ends brief government shutdown

With the House approval and President Donald Trump's expected signature, the government will reopen before many Americans knew it had closed, with a deal that includes about $300 billion in additional funds over two years for military and non...

Regina snowboarder Mark McMorris takes bronze in men's slopestyle at Pyongchang

Parrot was able to nail his altered run and snag a score of 86.00 and a silver medal, 0.8 points ahead of McMorris , who won bronze. He broke his leg more than two years ago, recovered from that, and then had a much worse crash last year. Team Canad...

Russian passenger plane carrying 71 people crashes near Moscow

Russian authorities believed there were no survivors. Instead, Mr Abbas will meet Mr Putin in Moscow in the latter part of Monday, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. Russian airlines have suffered two major plane crashes in recent years. In...

One-Two Winter Storm Punch Hits on Friday, Over Weekend

More than 1,000 flights have been canceled at the city's O'Hare and Midway global airports. The weather service issued a winter storm warning for most of ME late Tuesday afternoon, in advance of the storm. Some of the highest totals are fo...

Mourinho: We could've played for 10 hours and not scored

Mourinho has challenged critics on their views of Pogba's best role. Daley Blind will be out as well due to an injury, and Marouane Fellaini will be a game-time decision. "Could he work in my direction?" "Now people say a box to box has to pla...

South Africa's ANC official urges patience during Zuma exit talks

Zuma's wife Tobeka Madiba-Zuma posted a picture on her Instagram account, @firstladytzuma, showing her and the president inside what appears to be a plane.It is not clear when the picture was taken. Though he avoided mentioning Zuma by name, Ramaphos...

Hong Kong: Double-decker bus overturns, 19 dead

Footage and images from the scene show the Kowloon Motor Bus Co. vehicle lying on its side while emergency workers rushed to treat injured passengers nearby. He also called on the government to address the issue of many drivers working overly long ho...

An intruder slid down the giant ramp during Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

Vice President Mike Pence , who was visiting South Korea for the Olympics, has used increasingly hostile language against the North in recent days, calling it the most tyrannical regime on the planet and steadfastly avoiding interactions with No...

Maldives emergency undermines checks and balances, says UN

Maldives should not become another "flashpoint" in China's ties with India, they added. Meeting in Beijing on Thursday, Wang told economic development minister Mohamed Saeed that China believes the Maldives government and people have the "wisdom a...

Government to review work with Oxfam over allegations of Haiti prostitutes cover-up

The British charity Oxfam is under fire over accusations that some of its aid workers engaged in sexual misconduct in the aftermath of the 2010 quake that devastated Haiti , and that the agency subsequently attempted to cover-up the negligent beha...

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Polls open in Kentucky primary

Are schools open on Election Day? Now that the primary is over, Stankiewicz said he's gotten numerous complaints about how the election was run, including some from elected offi...

Farm Bill fails in House of Representatives

Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-Fla.) responded, "Some of the best mothers in the world are poor mothers and some of the worst mothers in the world are rich mothers". I have a clear bias to...

Trump to press South Korea's Moon before summit with North

Last week , Trump said Xi "could be influencing" Kim to take a harder line with the USA after North Korea threatened to walk away from the summit. "We believe there is a 99.9 pe...

Syria war: Army takes full control of Damascus after ousting IS

Syrian government forces have regained full control of the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee in southern Damascus , the Al-Masdar news outlet reported on Monday. ISIS had controlle...

Haspel: CIA 'a National Treasure,' Will 'Forge Ahead with Determination'

President Donald Trump made a rare visit to CIA headquarters on Monday to deliver remarks at incoming director Gina Haspel's swearing-in ceremony and expressed his optimism for...

American Idol finalists prepare for star-studded finale

Series host Ryan Seacrest was pleased with the way the inaugural season of the ABC series turned out, but revealed he would change one large aspect of the show. Did American ge...

Cougar kills 1 mountain biker, injures 2nd near Seattle

Alan Myers of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. SJ Brooks, 32, was killed and Isaac Sederbaum, 31, was seriously injured by the mountain lion on Sunday. According t...

Road tripped: Celtics' Game 3 loss another playoff pothole

LeBron James scored 44 points on 17-of-28 shooting to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 111-102 victory over the visiting Boston Celtics to even the Eastern Conference finals ...

Trump attacks ex-CIA chief over 'hit job' Russian Federation probe

Rep. Devin Nunes, an ardent Trump supporter and head of the House intelligence committee, has been demanding information on an FBI source in the Russian Federation investigation. ...

Video shows lava spewing from Kilauea volcano

Hawaii residents dealing with Kilauea's volcanic eruption faced a potentially deadly new challenge on Sunday as lava that reached the Pacific Ocean threatened to send up laze , a ...

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Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

Sen. Bernie Sanders Says He's Running For Re-Election

According to the campaign, Sanders' name will appear on the Democratic primary ballot. He says he's very proud to have represented Vermont for two terms in the U.S. In the past...

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

Win Awesome Solo: A Star Wars Story Merch!

I didn't think that was that weird. "How can you not be pansexual in space?" he said. "There's a fluidity to Donald and Billy Dee's [portrayal of Lando's] sexuality". "And, to ...

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Trump tightens Venezuela financial sanctions after 'sham' vote

Meanwhile, a number of countries said they would not recognize the election results. The United States and the European Union have also expressed concern. Mr. Maduro attributes t...

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Kentucky Derby victor Justify captures Preakness

Coming off an impressive victory in the Kentucky Derby , Justify is the 1-2 morning-line favorite for Saturday's second race in a field of eight horses. Baffert has never lost t...

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

US Warns Of Sanctions Risk To Germany-Russia Gas Pipeline

A consortium of western companies and Russia's Gazprom said this week it was starting preparatory work off Germany's Baltic coast. "Does he agree that there appears to be no ...

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

EU TO Defend Firms Against US Iran Sanctions - Macron

The European Union and Iran have launched a vigorous campaign to safeguard the 2015 nuclear deal that the USA has recently ditched by trying to keep Iran's oil and investment flow...

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

Soldier killed in Pak firing along IB in Jammu

The slain officer was identified as a 28-year-old constable Sitaram Upadhyaya of 192 Battalion. In total, six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured in the firing. On Tue...

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

China, Signaling Thaw With US Over Trade, Approves Toshiba Microchip Deal

In addition, Toshiba will retain a 40 per cent stake and, together with technology firm Hoya, will ensure that Japanese companies retain a controlling stake of just over 50 per cen...

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

Christine and Frank Lampard expecting their first baby

I'm actually 21 weeks, about four and a bit months. Frank posted a picture on Instagram with Christine, his two daughters and dog with the caption: We have some exciting news we ...