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by | May 12, 2018 | 21:34

Many carried signs reading "Palestinian belongs to the Palestinians" and "Al-Quds belongs to Muslims". At least 41 protesters have been killed by Israel fire since the protests began in late March - with some estimates going as high as 53.

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:46

At a time when the United States is going its own way in ditching the Iran nuclear deal and the Paris climate accord, as well as threatening allies with punitive trade tariffs, Macron said Europe stands at a critical juncture. "We come from different political pasts, but we find common ground, and that is the magic of Europe", she said. Expectations of a regional flare-up were stoked by Mr Trump's announcement on Tuesday that he was withdrawing the United States from the 2015 nuclear deal ...

by | May 11, 2018 | 04:40

Screenings for the highly-anticipated Deadpool 2 have begun and those lucky enough to have seen the sequel have taken to the internet to sing its praises. Ever heard Dave Beckham speak? What did he think Deadpool/Reynolds was apologizing for? Meanwhile, Jackman isn't the only one giving Reynolds a hard time.

by | May 10, 2018 | 14:28

Middle College did not receive a numerical ranking in the U.S. News list because the magazine does not evaluate students who take college classes, WCCUSD said. AMES is an early college charter on the campus of Cottonwood High School in Salt Lake City . "The data shows that when high schools utilize these courses student achievement follows".

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:16

It will pay $66.56 per Shire share: $30.33 in cash, with the remainder in the form of 0.839 of a new Takeda share. Shareholders in the United Kingdom group will hold about 50 percent in the enlarged drugmaker following completion of the deal, which is slated for the first half of next year.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:05

Lawmakers voted 59 to 42 to approve him as prime minister. Many Armenians saw that as a cynical ploy by Sarkisian to extend his hold on power. Throughout Armenia's wave of protests, Moscow has remained publicly neutral, and Pashinyan has consistently said he viewed Moscow as a vital ally.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:02

Kim travelled to Beijing by train in March for his maiden official trip overseas and met President Xi Jinping for the first time since taking power in 2011. Kim met South Korean President Moon Jae-in at a historic Korean summit on April 27 where they both vowed to end the Korean War which is technically still on and also denuclearise the Korean Peninsula.

by | May 09, 2018 | 01:01

North Korean officials accused the United States of "ruining the mood" Monday ahead of a historic meeting between President Trump and Kim Jong Un; saying the U.S. But the two superpowers would have to participate in any peace negotiation because they also signed the 1953 armistice. North Korea on Sunday criticized what it called "misleading" claims that President Trump's policy of maximum political pressure and sanctions are what drove Pyongyang to the negotiating table.

by | May 09, 2018 | 00:58

The April surge in the US-China trade gap was partly the result of rebounding Chinese exports in April, rising 12.9 percent from a year earlier and bouncing back from a 2.7 percent drop in March. The Trump administration has drawn a hard line, demanding a US$200 billion (S$268 billion) cut in the Chinese trade surplus with the U.S., sharply lower tariffs and advanced technology subsidies.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:27

Those who enter the US illegally will not be detained and returned over the border; anyone who crosses into the country illegally can expect to be held for prosecution, the LA Times reported . The Los Angeles Times was the first to report the planned announcement. In April, the administration said it was no longer considering such action because of a decline in apprehensions of families at the USA border with Mexico.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:25

Qassemi also congratulated the candidates that have won the vote of people in the first parliamentary elections in Lebanon in nine years. The two main protagonists of the country's first legislative polls in nearly a decade did not wait for official results to comment on the implications of a vote which was also marked by low turnout.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:27

Friday's start was just the third of Walker's career. Leading 4-0, Liberatore worked the ninth inning, striking out two Padres on 15 pitches before embracing his teammates. It's the 23rd no-hitter in franchise history, though the Dodgers' first of the combined variety. The Dodgers' no-hitter wasn't the only incredible baseball news from Friday night.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:26

The main goal though is to draw attention to - and fund - the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Wintour herself was asked if this was to be her last Met Gala and she replied: "I hope not". Rihanna killed it! The theme for 2015's Met Gala was "China: Through the Looking Glass" and Rihanna did the theme justice by wearing a design by Guo Pei.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:27

Instead of performing to an empty stadium, Taylor invited 2000 foster kids and their families to the University of Phoenix Stadium in order to watch rehearsal. Concertgoers decorated social media with praise for Swift, who's been unveiling details about the tour day by day on her Instagram , most recently revealing that she'll play 10 songs from her catalog in addition to her latest album "Reputation." The young girl had recorded a video of herself asking Swift to visit her since ...

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:18

The rescue operation continued till Sunday morning in which bodies of five more labourers were found from second damaged of the coalmine. The mines are near the southwestern city of Quetta, an area where such accidents are common because of poor enforcement of safety regulations.

by | May 08, 2018 | 02:07

The delegation will be led by Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan will lead the group, which also includes Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman and Jason Greenblatt, special representative for worldwide negotiations, the White House said.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:16

The repeat victory helped solidify his reputation as one of the world's top sprinters. The team delivered me exactly where I needed to be for the sprint and all I had to do was go as hard as I could and there was no way I couldn't win it.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:13

The external affairs ministry confirmed the abduction and said India was in "contact with the Afghan authorities and further details are being ascertained". IS is not proven to own an existence in Khost, but has enlarged its footprint into other places in recent decades. Apart from the Indian nationals, one Afghan employee of the company was also abducted by the armed men from Bagh-e-Shamal village.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:11

We think we're making progress. A news that sent the U.S. administration led by President Donald Trump in a state of shock - former USA secretary of state John Kerry is engaging in a shadow diplomacy to preserve the controversial nuclear deal with Iran, considered one of his major diplomatic feats, the Boston Globe reported on Friday, May 4.

by | May 07, 2018 | 15:05

One of President Donald Trump's attorneys in the Russian Federation probe, Rudy Giuliani , left open the possibility that Michael Cohen might have doled out payments like the one he made to adult film star Stormy Daniels to other women.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:21

The Emmy-winning Transparent star was sacked in February following a three-month investigation into allegations that he had sexually harassed a Transparent guest star and a former assistant, leading to questions about his role in the upcoming season of Arrested Development .

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:20

On Friday , there is now a marginal risk for severe weather. Some 32 tornadoes have been reported in Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Missouri since Tuesday, said meteorologist Patrick Marsh at the NWS's storm prediction center in Norman, Oklahoma.

by | May 06, 2018 | 03:16

Should Erdogan win, he will receive another five-year mandate which would allow him to press on with a transformation of Turkey that began when he first became prime minister in 2003. On May 5, the CHP, İYİ Party, Saadet Party and Democrat Party signed a declaration marking a four-way election alliance called the "Nation Alliance", pledging to remove polarisation, instill independence for the judiciary and ensure basic rights and freedoms can be exercised.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:26

The political situation between the pair adds intrigue to Group E , which also features Lebanon and North Korea, but Spanish coach Sanchez believes the 2022 World Cup hosts will be focused on their on-field task. Next year it will be the first time that 24 teams will feature in the tournament that will be played over 28 days. AFC had earlier released the Drawing Pots for the 24 qualified teams.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:16

Five people were killed in an explosion on Saturday in the central Gaza Strip , according to Palestine's official news agency. A day earlier, 70 Palestinians were wounded by live fire during the sixth consecutive Friday of protests along the Gaza border fence, the health ministry in Gaza said.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:16

Neither the officer nor the suspect were immediately identified. Terre Haute police spokesman Ryan Adamson says the city police officer's investigation of a homicide led him to the apartment complex on the city's west side. "We're unfortunately seeing this too often where people are engaging with law enforcement and we are losing our lives, and other agencies have to work those cases for us", Plasse said.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:14

Though far outnumbered, Mexicans led by General Ignacio Zaragoza fortified the small town of Puebla de Los Angeles and forced the French to retreat after losing close to 500 soldiers, according to History.com . Cinco de Mayo might not actually have anything to do with the start of summer (technically that's not until the end of June), but it definitely feels like the flawless day to usher in warm, sunny weather.

by | May 06, 2018 | 00:03

The announcement comes just one week after the historic inter-Korean summit, where both Kim Jong Un and Moon Jae-In vowed to denuclearize the Korean peninsula. There have been no details about Kim's specific demands. Two weeks ago, shortly before the inter-Korean summit, Moon said that Kim actually wasn't insisting on a longstanding demand for the withdrawal of US troops as a precondition for abandoning his nukes.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:24

They are trying to convey that they are here for both young men and women. Ever since the BSA's historic announcement allowing girls into Scouting, more than 3,000 girls have enrolled in the BSA's Early Adopter Program and are participating in Cub Scouts .

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:22

One borough Labour can be hoping to nick from the Tories is Kensington and Chelsea, the place council leaders confronted fury over the Grenfell Tower catastrophe. Leading pollster Sir John Curtice, professor of politics at the University of Strathclyde, said there was little for Labour to celebrate in the results.

by | May 04, 2018 | 14:21

Trump isn't the only official who's suggested it's time to rethink the US presence in South Korea. South Korea on Friday denied the Times' report, saying a "key" official of the U.S. North Korea has released three US citizens who had been held prisoner by the communist dictatorship, the South Korean news agency Yonhap reported , citing a South Korean activist who lobbies for the release of detainees.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:32

Mueller and arrange staff interviews with prosecutors. "This signals a new phase", said one senior Trump adviser who was granted anonymity to describe private conversations. That job is almost complete, with only Mr. Trump's interview with prosecutors still being negotiated. "They told the President that the investigation was going to end originally in November of past year, then December and then January", Lewandowski told CNN's Jim Sciutto on "The Lead".

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:33

At least 72 people have died in a powerful storm that has caused houses to collapse and trees to topple. The storms produced wind speeds of more than 75 miles per hour, forecasters at Indian Air Force's Kheria base said . Normal life was also hit in many places in Punjab and Haryana, including Chandigarh, on Wednesday after a high-velocity dust storm . Agra has the most number of casualties with 43 people dead.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:29

He said there was a harsh economic environment and declining media revenues. In his message on the Press Freedom Day , United Nations Secretary General António Guterres said a free press is essential for peace, justice and human rights for all.

by | May 03, 2018 | 17:31

The jet reportedly crashed over the Mediterranean Sea after taking off from the Hemeimeem airbase in Syria. The Russian military said a Sukhoi-30 multi-role fighter jet had crashed in Syria on Thursday, killing both of its pilots, Russian news agencies reported .