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by | July 15, 2018 | 15:57

Israel said it has "delivered the strongest blow against Hamas " since 2014 with dozens of air strikes, after Gaza militant groups fired more than 100 rockets across the border. Palestinians in Gaza have for months been demonstrating against Israel's decade-long blockade of the territory and in support of their right to return to lands they fled or were driven from during the war surrounding the creation of Israel in 1948.

by | July 15, 2018 | 14:58

I am not sure. May's Brexit plan "will definitely affect trade with the United States, unfortunately in a negative way", said the U.S. president. "This is an incredible opportunity for our two countries and we will seize it fully". I am just saying I think he would be a great prime minister. A demonstration in London on Saturday organised by British alt-right and pro-Trump campaigners led to 12 arrests for violence and public order offences, police said.

by | July 15, 2018 | 13:28

Israeli military spokesman Lieutenant Jonathan Conricus said the goal of Saturday's operation was to stop arson attacks, attempted border breaches, and assaults on soldiers from Gaza that have grown increasingly violent. Tension had been building since Friday, when Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian teenager during protests on the Gaza border where weekly Palestinian protests - including attempts to breach Israel's border fence - have drawn live fire, and an Israeli soldier was wounded.

by | July 15, 2018 | 13:05

No people were hurt in the incident. "The safety of our guests and our staff and our animals are our No. 1 priority", Burks said. "In the history of Audubon, at least the last 50 years, we have not had any incident", said Ron Forman, head of the Audubon Nature Institute .

by | July 14, 2018 | 09:15

The attacks caused material damage, but no deaths or injury were reported . "We will discuss Syria , discuss Iran, discuss Israel's security needs", TASS cited him as saying. But he said Moscow should encourage any Iranian forces in the area to leave. There were no reports of casualties afrer the attack, either from Israel or Syria.

by | July 14, 2018 | 09:02

Mr Trump stated his commitment to the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, speaking after reports that he had warned leaders that the United States could pull out of the alliance if other members failed to increase their contributions. "Everyone's agreed to substantially up their commitment". Mr Trump pumps his fist during his arrival in Regent's Park, London, to spend the night at the residence of the US Ambassador.

by | July 14, 2018 | 04:02

The developments came as Manafort gets closer to two trials where he will defend himself against a number of charges ranging from bank fraud to failing to register as a foreign agent for lobbying work for pro-Russia politicians in Ukraine.

by | July 13, 2018 | 07:57

But any good vibrations from that moment soon dissipated when Trump, the same day, announced plans to ban migrants from seven Muslim-majority countries - a decision that drew fierce worldwide criticism and appeared to blindside May. It looks a little scary there on the homepage of U.S. Embassy in London: the word ALERT. The U.S. Embassy has warned U.S. citizens to keep a low profile during the visit because of the protests, the sort of warning usually issued in more volatile locations.

by | July 13, 2018 | 07:57

Officer Patrick Connor had been placed on desk duty pending an investigation into the matter, and was scheduled to attend a hearing with his bosses on Thursday, the Chicago Sun-Times reported . Connor was put on desk duty immediately after the incident, but nothing more was done for nearly a month. "Given his decision to resign, he won't be offering any additional comment on what might have happened during this situation", she said.

by | July 13, 2018 | 07:54

Another four were rescued on Monday and the last four boys and the coach were brought out on Tuesday. If medical tests show no dangers, after another two days parents will be able to enter the isolation area dressed in sterilized clothing and staying 2 meters away from the boys, said Tosthep Bunthong, Chiang Rai Public Health Chief.

by | July 13, 2018 | 07:48

On CNN's "New Day", host John Berman asked if King, an independent senator from ME, believes Trump is playing into Putin's hands by distancing the USA from its allies. Congress. "They will spend more ", he later predicted. USA officials said the two sides this time would be discussing Russian election meddling, Russia's incursions in the Ukraine and involvement in Syria.

by | July 13, 2018 | 05:15

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Robert Goodlatte, R-Va., finally said that Strzok would be recalled to the committee after the day's hearing so that it could determine whether to hold him in contempt. An FBI agent assailed as biased by Donald Trump after it emerged he railed against the president in private messages with his lover, said on Thursday such attacks are bolstering Russia's Vladimir Putin and tearing the United States apart.

by | July 13, 2018 | 05:00

In a Twitter message, Trump wrote, "A very nice note from Chairman Kim of North Korea ". Mr. Pompeo denied that the talks went poorly, telling pool reporters that progress was made "in every element of our discussions". Whether the meeting - the first time leaders of the United States and North Korea have met - has paved the way for peace (and delivers Trump a Nobel) is hotly disputed.

by | July 11, 2018 | 09:33

City A.M. reported that he was "absolutely livid" at the latest proposals, which were waved through on Friday with a bullish statement from the Prime Minister . "The Prime Minister thanks Boris for his work". "Boris Johnson is a friend of mine ", added Mr Trump as he prepared to leave for Europe which would take in four days in the UK.

by | July 11, 2018 | 08:09

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.4 percent. The US has ramped up its trade war with China, outlining a list of $200bn (£150bn) worth of additional products it plans to place tariffs on. That's according to a team of American economists from UBS, who noted the new list has been structured to allow for faster implementation. High-level talks between the two countries starting in May failed to deliver a breakthrough to head off a trade war.

by | July 11, 2018 | 08:08

Collins would agree that those were very good reversals. In an interview this weekend, Nicholson said he would support judges who were likely to overturn Roe - but quickly suggested that anyone who wanted to keep abortion legal could wage that fight in state legislatures and Congress.

by | July 11, 2018 | 07:38

Croatia's shooters did enough that Ivan Rakitic's successful penalty was the victor and set off another wild celebration with Subasic on the bottom of the pile. "It's all there, it's all apparent and we've just got to prepare them as well as we can for the game". Croatia will now face England on Wednesday in Moscow and after two long and tiring games they will surely start as heavy-legged underdogs.

by | July 10, 2018 | 14:13

Kavanaugh and Thomas M. Hardiman , people familiar with the discussions said. Hardiman had a personal connection to the president, having served with Trump's sister on the 3rd U.S. Without Republican defections, however, Senate rules leave Democrats with scant options to block confirmation of Trump's nominee. Doing so would require all Democrats in the Senate to vote no, with two Republicans joining them.

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:58

The UK trip will directly follow Trump's summit with members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, or NATO. The US President will meet the Queen at Windsor and hold talks with PM Theresa May at Chequers during his two-day trip.

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:58

Circuit, which is really the second most important and influential court in the country after the Supreme Court. Trump has interviewed seven candidates, but narrowed the field to three top contenders, according to the Associated Press .

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:34

In order to obtain the H-2B visas required for non-agricultural workers, employers must prove that there are not enough Americans willing to do the work - which Trump has insisted is the case . The ads were posted a week after the president's resort asked the Labor Department for permission to hire 70 foreign workers, which was granted last November.

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:18

Devin, just hours after Pompeo wrapped up his third visit to the North, Pyongyang released a statement from an unnamed Foreign Ministry spokesperson on its state-run media Korea Central News Agency, slamming the US for what he called their "gangster-like" unilateral demands .

by | July 09, 2018 | 05:35

Washington-based think tank the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) expects United States tariffs on Chinese goods, which it says particularly target computers and electronics, to hurt multinationals more than China as well as other firms in Asia.

by | July 09, 2018 | 05:34

Environment Canada lifted heat warnings for the regions, including Quebec, for the next several days. "While we are an advanced industrialized economy, these deaths reflect that there are serious social inequalities", he said, adding that many wealthy countries the world over had been hit by heat waves associated with climate change.

by | July 09, 2018 | 03:35

While final nominees will be known only when Mr Trump makes the announcement , this would be for the second time that Mr Thapar might not be able to make it to the final cut after being interviewed by Trump. Mr. Trump is likely to announce his nominees on Monday. "If we put another two or perhaps three justices on". I do think the president has to think about who is the easiest to get confirmed here.

by | July 06, 2018 | 03:38

Jay W. Walker, another organizer, told New York Times that although Okoumou was an active member of Rise and Resist , she did not coordinate her plans with the group that day. On Wednesday, the National Park Service shut down Liberty Island after Okoumou climbed to the base of the Statue of Liberty and refused to come down.

by | July 06, 2018 | 03:37

Pushed on whether the US was likely to recognize Russia's position, Bolton said he thought the "U.S. position is clear", but added that "the President makes the policy". Relations between Russia and the USA have sunk to their lowest point in decades amid US sanctions over Russian meddling in the US election and Russia's action in Ukraine.

by | July 06, 2018 | 01:07

Susan O'Brien, the mayoral spokeswoman in Annapolis, had confirmed in a statement that the mayor requested the flags be lowered, adding: "The Mayor is extremely disappointed by the denial from the White House of his request to fly the United States flag at half staff in honor of the slain journalists from The Capital Gazette ".

by | July 04, 2018 | 07:08

Several ambulances were rushed to Gorleston beach after more than a dozen panicked eyewitnesses called the emergency services to report the incident. Officers were called to Lower Esplanade, Gorleston-on-Sea, at about 11.15am on Sunday, Norfolk Constabulary said.

by | July 04, 2018 | 06:54

The Jordanian army has sent cross-border deliveries of aid to displaced people in Syria's southern province of Daraa, where Damascus is pressing an offensive to oust rebels, officials said. Russian Federation has played a critical role in supporting Assad's two-week offensive with air power and negotiating local deals initially overseen by its military police.

by | July 03, 2018 | 02:25

The Trump administration is thinking of holding a second summit between President Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un in New York City in an effort to get the regime to pick up the pace on denuclearization, according to a report on Monday.

by | July 03, 2018 | 02:06

She took to Facebook to share the story of Todd's incredible bravery along with photos of the pupper's swollen face and bandaged leg. "He for sure saved me from being bitten", Godwin said. "Then, that's when he struck Todd and then he started to rattle". Godwin told KSAZ that Todd is recovering and is "being a normal puppy". Unfortunately, Todd copped the bite.

by | July 01, 2018 | 16:09

In Portland and around the country rallies were held demanding the Trump administration reunite immigrant families, separated at the border. Tens of thousands of demonstrators' march through the streets of NY and nationwide, against the immigration policies of US President Donald Trump.

by | July 01, 2018 | 13:12

Ten of the bodies were found hanging from the ceiling, while a 70-year-old woman was found dead on the floor of the house, Mr Kumar said. The Delhi Police have rushed to the spot and the probe has been initiated. They were all members of the same family. There was no sign of forced entry into the house either, police said. Police official Rajesh Khurana told reporters that all angles were being investigated.

by | July 01, 2018 | 09:57

She likened the situation to what followed the white supremacist rallies last summer in Charlottesville, Virginia. Kamala Harris of California over the past week. She and others are undaunted after almost 600 women wearing white and railing against the now-abandoned separation policy were arrested Thursday in Washington , D.C.

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:37

House now running against incumbent U.S. Sen. He mocked Crowley for losing after the NY lawmaker was said to be a major contender for the next leader of House Democrats . Trump personally asked Cramer to run against Sen. He was referring to Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi .

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:32

However, Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency said Agung's danger status had not changed and flights were not in danger. The volcano began belching ash and smoke on Thursday and several airlines canceled inbound and outbound flights scheduled for the evening.

by | June 30, 2018 | 17:51

The crowd was joined by a number of US Senators who oppose Trump's immigration policies, as well as other prominent people, among them as the actress Susan Sarandon. They were processed on the scene and released. Rep. Pramila Jayapal , D-7th District, was arrested Thursday at a "mass civil disobedience" event in Washington D.C.to protest President Donald Trump's immigration policies.

by | June 28, 2018 | 14:55

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga is telling a rally outside the capital that the blast that went off in a VIP tent seconds after President Emmerson Mnangagwa stepped into it will not stop the historic July 30 election. Mnangagwa added, "However, my fellow Zimbabweans I assure you they will not succeed, we will not turn back; the forces of progress can not be stopped".

by | June 28, 2018 | 07:27

Larsen is a former law professor and special counsel to the dean at the University of MI who also clerked for the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. "I'm very honored he chose to do it during my term in office because he felt confident in me to make the right choice and carry on his legacy", Trump told the crowd hours after the news of Kennedy's decision to leave the court sent shock waves through Washington.