Sunday May 27-th, 2018

Abbas apologizes for comments decried as anti-Semitic Abbas apologizes for comments decried as anti-Semitic

Abbas, speaking in front of the Palestinian National Council in the West Bank on Monday, delved into several other anti-Semitic conspiracy theories and accused Zionists of cooperating with Adolf Hitler to establish the modern state of Israel .

Pentagon accuses China of using lasers against U.S. pilots in Djibouti Pentagon accuses China of using lasers against U.S. pilots in Djibouti

The United States has issued a formal complaint to China on Thursday, claiming two U.S. pilots were injured in Djibouti by Chinese laser beams. While the United States officials did not elaborate on how the pilots were injured, CNN cited a noti...

Chris Froome 37 Seconds Back on Tom Dumoulin After Stage 1 Chris Froome 37 Seconds Back on Tom Dumoulin After Stage 1

The case is yet to be resolved and Froome and Team Sky have faced intense questioning over the affair in recent days, overshadowing their preparations for what could be a titanic battle with reigning champion Tom Dumoulin . "To have the win and time...

Koreas Form Unified Table Tennis Team in Surprise Move in Sweden Koreas Form Unified Table Tennis Team in Surprise Move in Sweden

The last time that a Unified Korea team played the World Table Tennis Championships was 1991 in Chiba, Japan where they shocked defending Champion China to be crowned World Champions. The South Korean players are: Jeon Ji-hee, Kim Ji-ho, Suh Hyo-...

Trump to add Belichick to presidential sports council Trump to add Belichick to presidential sports council

The full White House announcement can be read here . In 2016, Belichick penned a letter to Trump congratulating him on his presidential campaign. Trump has appointed a host of celebrities to sit on the council that will focus on encouraging kids...

Colorado Springs stores, library district to celebrate Free Comic Book Day Colorado Springs stores, library district to celebrate Free Comic Book Day

Young patrons can get their faces painted for free between 11 a.m. and approximately 3 p.m. Offers: 50 distinct Free Comic Book Day titles. On Saturday, several local comic books stores will be participating in Free Comic Book Day .

Almost 3 Million Pennsylvanians Impacted by Facebook Privacy Breach Almost 3 Million Pennsylvanians Impacted by Facebook Privacy Breach

However, close scrutiny from lawmakers, as well as changes to the Facebook platform and the types of data companies have the ability to access, will hopefully limit the reach of Cambridge Analytica, Emerdata , or any other similar firm. Cambridge An...

Federal Judge In Manafort Trial Scolds Mueller Prosecutors Over Their Actual Motivation Federal Judge In Manafort Trial Scolds Mueller Prosecutors Over Their Actual Motivation

The other, brought in Virginia , charges him with tax fraud, bank fraud, and failing to report foreign bank accounts. Manafort, 69, has pleaded not guilty and disputes Mueller's assertion that he violated US laws when he worked for a decade as a...

USA school superintendent accused of being high school 'serial pooper' USA school superintendent accused of being high school 'serial pooper'

Officials monitored the area, and apparently witnessed the 42-year-old Tramaglini as he defecated. A supintendent at a New Jersey school district was arrested this week for allegedly pooping repeatedly on the football field of a school in another...

Trump Conditionally Agrees to Mueller Interview, Again Trump Conditionally Agrees to Mueller Interview, Again

Or to use another metaphor: "Mueller would know that trying to interview Ivanka Trump would be like lighting a match to the highly combustible Donald Trump ", theorizes Elizabeth de la Vega, a former federal prosecutor who worked under Mueller as US...

Thunderstorms, Strong Winds and a Cold Front to Blast Through Toronto Thunderstorms, Strong Winds and a Cold Front to Blast Through Toronto

Lawn furniture, garbage cans and other loose objects outside need to be brought indoor or secured today . Environment Canada also warns conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong...

Trump Place Does Not Have to Be a Forever Name, Judge Says Trump Place Does Not Have to Be a Forever Name, Judge Says

NEW YORK (AP) - A judge says condominium owners in a New York high-rise called " Trump Place" can stop displaying the name licensed from President Donald Trump almost two decades ago. The letter warned that removing the name's would be a breach of...

Blankenship on 'Cocaine Mitch' Backlash: 'Joe Manchin Has so Much More Baggage' Blankenship on 'Cocaine Mitch' Backlash: 'Joe Manchin Has so Much More Baggage'

How can West Virginians trust Evan Jenkins to stand up for their conservative values when he's fighting the Trump administration and fighting to keep Obama's EPA regulations? Three Republicans qualified: Corey Stewart, chairman of the Prince Will...

Congress is a gold medalist in corruption: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Fridayinteract with the office bearers and workers of the BJP's Karnataka women's wing through the NaMo App. Modi took a dig at former Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, who had promised a ₹3,000-crore developmen...

Outrage after tragic day for Afghan journalists Outrage after tragic day for Afghan journalists

It appeared that the journalists were intentionally targeted by a bomber who hid among members of the media rushing to cover the first explosion. No-one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but both Taliban and Islamic State group...

Local church invites community to participate in National Day of Prayer Local church invites community to participate in National Day of Prayer

Eric Jones, an organizer of the event, said this is based on Ephesians 4:3, which says, " Making every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace ". Prayers will be said for local government, school administrators, first respond...

Richard Painter talks with WTIP about run for Senate Richard Painter talks with WTIP about run for Senate

Richard Painter announced he'll run for the Minnesota seat formerly held by Al Franken . An ardent critic of President Trump and a lifelong Republican, Painter has made a decision to run as a Democrat, meaning he will have to defeat sitting Sen...

Chinese media warns against bullying as USA trade team arrives Chinese media warns against bullying as USA trade team arrives

Asked about the talks, Chinese foreign ministry spokeswomen Hua Chunying said they had just begun and she had no information. "If there's no [North American Free Trade Agreement] and they lose those markets and they find themselves in the cross hai...

Arizona Teachers Get A Raise, But Not The One They Wanted Arizona Teachers Get A Raise, But Not The One They Wanted

And some states have continued to cut taxes and education spending. "You did not see any backlash in West Virginia ... you're starting to see a backlash, especially in Arizona ". "When we started this movement, Arizona educators pledged to kee...

PLO official condemns accusations made against President Abbas PLO official condemns accusations made against President Abbas

The first PNC meeting in 22 years was overshadowed by criticism of Mr Abbas's opening speech on Monday, which drew accusations of anti-semitism. His words were reported by the Palestinian news agency WAFA. The organization emphasized that the state...

Storm, lightning kill 45 in Uttar Pradesh Storm, lightning kill 45 in Uttar Pradesh

The storm also ravaged parts of western Uttar Pradesh . The devastation was particularly severe Wednesday nighttime at Agra, the northern community in which the white marble Taj Mahal is situated. And residents are bracing for another storm th...

Kim Jong Un's words revealed by lip readers Kim Jong Un's words revealed by lip readers

The Trump administration is reportedly close to securing the release of three United States citizens who've been detained in North Korea . Giuliani told "Fox & Friends" Thursday morning that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was "impressed enoug...

New Steph Curry Trivia App Giving Away Sneakers & NBA Playoff Tickets New Steph Curry Trivia App Giving Away Sneakers & NBA Playoff Tickets

Steph IQ is a custom-built, real-time trivia game tied directly to Steph Curry . If you answer one question wrong, you are eliminated from the competition. The app, hosted by National Basketball Association impersonator Brandon Armstrong, will host ...

Echo Chamber Declares 'Nothing New' About Israeli Intelligence on Iran Nuclear Work Echo Chamber Declares 'Nothing New' About Israeli Intelligence on Iran Nuclear Work

But French President Emmanuel Macron says Trump is not afraid of risking a second showdown: "His experience with North Korea is that when you are very tough, you make the other side move and you can try to go to a good deal or a better deal", Macro...

Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Could Erupt at Any Moment, Authorities Warn Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Could Erupt at Any Moment, Authorities Warn

The American Red Cross of Hawaii has opened an emergency shelter at Pahoa Community Center. "At this time it is not possible to say where new vents" could happen, it said . "It sounds like a jet engine". Scientists with the U.S. Geological Sur...

Local elections 2018: Mixed night for Labour and Conservatives Local elections 2018: Mixed night for Labour and Conservatives

Simon Letts lost his Bitterne seat on Southampton City Council although Labour maintained control of the authority. Labour London mayor Sadiq Khan said a year ago that there was "no corner" of the city where the party could not win and insisted the...

Memo to Trump: Defy Mueller at every turn Memo to Trump: Defy Mueller at every turn

Negotiations with Mueller's investigators about a possible Trump interview continue - and Giuliani reiterated his demand that any session take no longer than three hours and address only specific topics. Some of Mr Trump's advisers have counselled th...

Trump Hires Impeachment Counsel Only Weeks After Calling Idea 'Fake News' Trump Hires Impeachment Counsel Only Weeks After Calling Idea 'Fake News'

Cobb's departure comes as Rudy Giuliani, the former mayor of NY and a strong advocate for Trump, joined Trump's legal team in April. Earlier this week, the Washington Post reported that in March, Mueller had floated the idea of a subpoena to co...

Markets slip further as Sensex falls back to 35000-levels Markets slip further as Sensex falls back to 35000-levels

The rupee edged one paisa higher to 62.63 against the US dollar in early trade today after the greenback weakened overseas ahead of monthly US jobs report and China-US trade meet outcome. On the other hand, Sun Pharma, Tata Steel , NTPC, Axis Bank, ...

Texas suing to end 'Dreamers' program once and for all Texas suing to end 'Dreamers' program once and for all

Texas and six other states announced a lawsuit in federal court seeking to compel the Trump administration to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) program. Texas and a half dozen fellow red states are trying once again to kill ...

First First "migrant caravan" members enter US

He also announced that the Justice Department would be moving 18 immigration judges to the border, to function "full-time" on moving asylum cases, a 50-percent increase in the number of immigration judges to handle asylum claims. "So we're sending a ...

White House Extends Steel, Aluminum Tariff Negotiations Another 30 Days White House Extends Steel, Aluminum Tariff Negotiations Another 30 Days

Cecelia Malmstrom, EU trade commissioner, met U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Monday in hopes of averting the tariffs . "In all of these negotiations, the administration is focused on quotas that will restrain imports, prevent transshipme...

Supreme Court Seeks Suggestions On BCCI Draft Constitution From State Cricket Bodies Supreme Court Seeks Suggestions On BCCI Draft Constitution From State Cricket Bodies

We have in fact been asking BCCI to at least appoint an ad hoc body to run Bihar cricket so that players are not affected and unscrupulous elements don't take advantage, Verma said. "The applicant prays that this Hon'ble Court take note that the Cond...

UK's new interior minister promises immigration reforms after scandals UK's new interior minister promises immigration reforms after scandals

Rudd's resignation had become inevitable when leaks showed the extent of her knowledge about targets for removing illegal migrants. Asked about the "hostile environment" approach, Mr Javid said: "I think it is a phrase that is unhelpful and it do...

As ETA prepares to disband Basque prisoners pine for home As ETA prepares to disband Basque prisoners pine for home

With its support waning and stepped-up police operations on both sides of the Pyrenees undermining its ability to wage an armed struggle, ETA had already declared in 2011 a "definitive end" to its armed campaign. The group wanted a separate state in ...

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