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Israeli parliament passes law banning groups critical of Palestine policies from schools

Israeli parliament passes law banning groups critical of Palestine policies from schools The arson attacks have caused hundreds of fires in southern Israel since April and Israeli officials say the practice of setting kites and balloons aflame across the Gaza border started out on a small scale, but was adopted and encouraged by Hamas , an opponent to Israel. [Full Article...]

Forecast: Heavy storms coming to Brooklyn Tuesday

Forecast: Heavy storms coming to Brooklyn Tuesday We will remain mostly dry for Thursday with a very slight chance for a shower. Strong to severe storms are possible with gusty winds and heavy downpours. Sunshine and warm temperatures once again in the forecast today with highs topping out in the upper 80's to mid 90's. SPRINGS: High - 86; Low - 60. [Full Article...]

Chicago Residents Protest, Confront Police Hours After Fatal Shooting

The Chicago Sun-Times also identified the man as a barber known as Snoop. People hurled rocks and bottles at officers, with some suffering minor injuries. The officer involved in the shooting will be placed on administrative duties for 30 days. Police rep Anthony Guglielmi says the victim was shot several times , but blames "inaccurate information" for fomenting the crowd. [Full Article...]

Thai cave boys won't see World Cup live

Thai cave boys won't see World Cup live Rescued cave boys and their coach to be allowed to rest, says hospital official. Officials are specifically anxious about any possible mental duress suffered by the team's coach, 25-year-old Ekkapol "Ake" Chantawong, ABC News reported . The youngsters and their coach had been invited to the final of the 2018 World Cup by its organiser, Fifa, but had to decline on medical grounds. They have be... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump apologises to Theresa May after explosive newspaper interview

Donald Trump apologises to Theresa May after explosive newspaper interview They were shouting from the perimeter of his Ayrshire golf complex as he played a round of golf. Around 100 supporters of Trump, some wearing "Make Britain Great Again" hats, expressed their admiration for the president opposite the US embassy in London. [Full Article...]

London Protester Dresses as Trump in Gorilla Suit Behind Bars

London Protester Dresses as Trump in Gorilla Suit Behind Bars Responding to Liam Fox's comments that protesters against US President Donald Trump were an "embarrassment to themselves", Mr Corbyn told the International Trade Secretary to "grow up". "There comes an inflection point, the Chequers deal was an inflection point, we will have to see what happens". "She is a tremendous woman", he said. [Full Article...]

Trump plays golf in Scotland before Putin summit amid Russian meddling charges

Trump plays golf in Scotland before Putin summit amid Russian meddling charges Speaking of topics on agenda, the Russian official said that it remains unknown what exact issues will be touched upon at the top-level meeting, adding that Moscow is ready to "consider literally all key issues on the bilateral and worldwide agenda". [Full Article...]

Trump Administration Readies Tariffs On $200 Billion Of Chinese Imports

Trump Administration Readies Tariffs On $200 Billion Of Chinese Imports China's Commerce Ministry has said that Beijing has no choice but to fight back after the U.S. "launched the largest trade war in economic history", accusing Washington of violating the rules of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Republican U.S. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch said the U.S. announcement "appears reckless and is not a targeted approach". Meh. What's $200 billi... [Full Article...]

England boss Gareth Southgate not relying on superstitions to get past Croatia

England boss Gareth Southgate not relying on superstitions to get past Croatia Fans have been dancing in the town's streets and chanting It's Coming Home following England's wins earlier in the tournament. But Southgate revealed he could not listen to it for many years. I think, to be fair, the public have done that. "This generation has been underrated due to their results but they've had the quality and now they are showing it". [Full Article...]

European Union officials criticise US President Donald Trump over attitude toward allies

European Union officials criticise US President Donald Trump over attitude toward allies Member countries are anxious that Trump will spurn them and threaten to unravel the organization, their fears stemming from the G7 meeting last month. The U.S.is spending many times more than any other country in order to protect them. "I've said that many times for many years". But NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg pointed out that military spending had been rising in Europe since 2014 and member... [Full Article...]

At Least One Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into Townhouses, Causing Massive Fire

At Least One Dead After Helicopter Crashes Into Townhouses, Causing Massive Fire This is the terrifying aftermath of a helicopter crash in a residential area in the United States. The impact of the crash sparked up a fire at the townhouse complex, which is surrounded by several other residential units. Neighbors told the Daily Press that they heard sounds resembling a helicopter crash. "I just heard a loud 'bam" and the whole house was on fire, ' she said. [Full Article...]

Syria: Russian-Backed Ceasefire Allows 28000 To Return Home

Syria: Russian-Backed Ceasefire Allows 28000 To Return Home The United Nations Security Council was set to hold a closed-door emergency meeting on the offensive later Thursday, but world powers have been able to do little to halt the onslaught. This would split the territory in two. State news agency SANA said military experts are dismantling explosives in the area. There was no immediate comment from the Assad government and its Russian backers. [Full Article...]

Feds say they will release, reunite 50 immigrant children

Feds say they will release, reunite 50 immigrant children District Judge Dana Sabraw said when issuing the ruling, according to The Associated Press . The order gives the government until July 10 to reunify children under 5 with their parents, and until July 26 for older children. Dozens of HHS personnel have spent nights and the weekend manually reviewing the files of the 11,800 children in its care, looking for indication of separation in the record... [Full Article...]

Trump Mocks Elizabeth Warren, ‘#MeToo Generation’ at Montana Rally

Trump Mocks Elizabeth Warren, ‘#MeToo Generation’ at Montana Rally Interested in Donald Trump? "He's an outstanding man", Trump added. President Trump tried to put some heat on Democratic Sen. The president also reiterated his support for U.S. Elizabeth Warren "Pocahontas" is insensitive. Bob Corker during a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on nominations in the Hart Building, Feb. [Full Article...]

Trump will focus on Russia's 'malign' activity at summits: U.S

Trump will focus on Russia's 'malign' activity at summits: U.S A Senate Intelligence Committee report released on Tuesday supported the conclusion of three US intelligence agencies that Russian Federation tried to help Donald Trump win the 2016 USA presidential election. "We're entering with our eyes wide open, but peace is always worth the effort". Administration officials have also said that subjects discussed with Putin would include Syria, where the a... [Full Article...]

When will this heat wave break?

When will this heat wave break? Sunday . Extreme heat can cause illness and death, especially for at risk-populations such as the elderly and very young. Although we will see some occasional dips in the daily temperatures, the trend shows longer periods of highs in the 90s locking in frequently. [Full Article...]

Police say Britons were exposed to nerve agent

Police say Britons were exposed to nerve agent The man and woman were hospitalized Saturday at Salisbury District Hospital, where authorities initially believed they might have taken a contaminated batch of heroin or crack cocaine. Recent tests, however, suggest the same substance is behind the Amesbury poisoning as the attack on the Skripals , according to police. "We're satisfied that if anyone was exposed to that level of nerve agen... [Full Article...]

Setback as Thai cave rescuers race to get 12 boys, coach out

Setback as Thai cave rescuers race to get 12 boys, coach out The navy later released two more videos of the boys. The team of 12 boys aged 11 to 16 and their 25-year-old coach became trapped on June 23 when monsoonal rain blocked their exit while exploring the Tham Luang Nang Non cave system in the north of the province. [Full Article...]

Baby Jesus 'held in detention' during church immigration protest

Baby Jesus 'held in detention' during church immigration protest The Rev. Stephen Carlsen , the church's dean and rector, said the news prompted the church to create a display showing a "detained" holy family. Members of the church say the journeys of immigrant families are similar to that of the Holy Family. [Full Article...]

Statue of Liberty climber expected in court

Statue of Liberty climber expected in court ICE refers to the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, whose recent reatment of families who have crossed illegally into the United States from Mexico provoked an global outcry. Attorney Geoffrey S. Berman said in a statement . As a result of Trump's crackdown, distraught children were separated from their families and, according to widely broadcast pictures, held in chain-link enclosu... [Full Article...]


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