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Author: 0 Three Palestinians shot dead after killing Israeli officer

Meanwhile, Rosenfeld emphasized that "a significant police presence can be felt in the area around the walls of the Old City and the different quarters". Israeli police said on Friday that the attackers were from Palestinian cities in the occupied West Bank; two from Ramallah and one from Hebron. The three were identified by police as two men aged 18 or 19 and another man, all from the West Bank.

Arts&Culture Highland Reel heats up Ascot for Aidan O'Brien at last
Author: 0 Highland Reel heats up Ascot for Aidan O'Brien at last

Watched by the Queen , Payne settled near last on Kaspersky before finishing stoutly behind Godolphin star Ribchester, who set a a track record over the straight 1600m course. "I'd say it was probably a career-best from him today". The unlucky horse in the race was Usherette , the victor of the same race past year, who was ridden more patiently and did not get the gaps when Mickael Barzalona needed them.

Arts&Culture Trump tweets support for Nancy Pelosi...sort of
Author: 0 Trump tweets support for Nancy Pelosi...sort of

Republicans tied Ossoff to Pelosi during the heated campaign which was thought to be the death knell for the aspiring young liberal politician. I have enormous respect for her. But this was the year Republican candidates had to deal with the Trump albatross, and this was a district that Donald Trump won by only 1.5 percentage points.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby jury quits for the night, no verdict
Author: 0 Bill Cosby jury quits for the night, no verdict

Constand testified that she was mistaken and prosecutors called a psychologist who told jurors that victims of sexual violence sometimes have trouble remembering details and engage in seemingly irrational behavior in response to the trauma.

Arts&Culture Censor Board Unhappy With 'Intercourse'
Author: 0 Censor Board Unhappy With 'Intercourse'

The Censor board, led by Pahlaj Nihalani , could not digest the usage of word "intercourse" uttered by Anushka Sharma's character. A move like this not only makes a joke of film certification and the CBFC , but it also ensures that censorship will applied selectively to smaller films while big budget movies can do whatever they want.

Author: 0 Danny Ainge says Porzingis rumors were 'blown out of proportion'

The digital billboard on the corner of 33rd Street and 7th Avenue Thursday pleaded with the Knicks to keep Porzingis on draft night as Jackson entertained trade offers for the 7-foot-3 Latvian superstud. Standing at 6-foot-6, he has legitimate two-guard size, and is believed to have combo guard ability. Porzingis who averaged 18.1 points, 7.2 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per game in 2016-17 season hasn't been on Phil's good side lately.

Author: 0 White House responds to Comey tape inquiry with Trump tweet

It's unclear what the president is referring to in arguing that Comey's story may have changed after the May 12 tweet. Eight percent of respondents said they believe both Trump and Comey, while 21 percent responded that they believe neither of them.

Arts&Culture Steph Curry may skip White House visit
Author: 0 Steph Curry may skip White House visit

Green told NBC Bay Area the shirt reflected the Warriors quick win over the Cavaliers. More than 30 players on the New England Patriots' Super Bowl LI winning team did not attend a ceremony held for the organization at the White House in April, not all for political reasons.

Author: 0 Fatal mauling of teen shows danger Alaska athletes face

Several hours later, the teen's body was located a mile up the path where the bear was still guarding it. Chugach State Park Ranger Tom Crockett stated that although Cooper apparently ran off the main trail, he managed to call one of his brothers.

Arts&Culture The World's Ugliest Dog Has Just Been Named
Author: 0 The World's Ugliest Dog Has Just Been Named

Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. Martha's handler Shirley Zindler says the rescue dog underwent several surgeries to be able to see again.

Arts&Culture Michelle Carter, Who Texted Her Boyfriend To Kill Himself, Is Found Guilty
Author: 0 Michelle Carter, Who Texted Her Boyfriend To Kill Himself, Is Found Guilty

After he exited the truck, Carter told him to " get back in ", prosecutors said. Not only did Carter encourage Roy to commit suicide in the weeks leading up to his death, but she was on the phone with him as it happened. "Do you want to do it now?" You're ready." When Roy said, "Ok, I will.no more thinking", Carter replied, "Yes, no more thinking. Prosecutors say she did it to get attention; the defense said the boyfriend had a history of attempted suicide .

Arts&Culture Jewar airport in Greater Noida gets Centre's nod
Author: 0 Jewar airport in Greater Noida gets Centre's nod

Multiple political parties have tried to piggyback on the project for gaining votes and the issue also resulted in a tussle between the state and Centre in 2013, as people anxiously waited for the promise to be fulfilled.Setting up an worldwide airport in Greater Noida will ease traffic at the Indira Gandhi global Airport in Delhi.

Arts&Culture Israelis mark Yoga Day on 1500 mats depicting the future
Author: 0 Israelis mark Yoga Day on 1500 mats depicting the future

Across all Indian states lawmakers, top officials along with hundreds of people, mostly young, stretched their bodies to perform Yoga to mark the third worldwide Yoga Day. It may be recalled that the earlier record was 35,984 participants, during a yoga session held in Delhi in 2015. He explained that it was an important project he was embarking on because much as yoga exercises work on the entire body, it contributes a lot also to the learning processes of young people.

Arts&Culture Who's been crowned the victor of RuPaul's Drag Race season nine?
Author: 0 Who's been crowned the victor of RuPaul's Drag Race season nine?

Earlier this spring, VH1 officially renewed the long-running reality competition (which previously aired on Logo) for a tenth season, and that this season will air at some point in 2018. The reveals didn't even come close in magnitude to the previous rounds (wow, Sasha took off her helmet - who could have seen that coming?). If there is one thing that we'd advise the show to do, it's to stick mostly to its original premise and do its best in the process to avoid any sort of big casting ...

Arts&Culture Man Sues Creators Of Tupac Biopic,
Author: 0 Man Sues Creators Of Tupac Biopic, "All Eyez On Me"

Other hip-hop artists and close friends of Shakur are criticizing the film for its lack of authenticity. A veteran journalist who interviewed the late rapper claims his work was used - without permission - to write the script, so he's suing.

Author: 0 PM Modi holds talks with Portuguese counterpart Antonio Costa

The offer is still subject to congressional approval. Prime Minister Modi is the second Indian Prime Minister to visit Portugal . There may different systems that we are giving to Pakistan. "We will deliberate on means to intensify our cooperation in counter-terrorism and on other global issues of mutual interest". "India too has its own viable startups and industry".

Arts&Culture Thousands evacuated as 27 United Kingdom high-rise towers fail safety test
Author: 0 Thousands evacuated as 27 United Kingdom high-rise towers fail safety test

Buildings in 17 local authorities are now known to have cladding which is not compliant with current regulations - including towers in Manchester, Camden, Plymouth, Hounslow, Portsmouth, Barnet and Brent. The Metropolitan Police said cladding attached to the 24-storey public housing project during a recent renovation failed safety tests conducted by investigators, and they had seized documents from a number of organisations.

Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn gets rock star welcome at Glastonbury Festival

JEREMY Corbyn got a rock star's welcome at Glastonbury today - before addressing 100,000 fans with a 20-minute speech about refugees, climate change and education. First to grace the "loo like no other" was none-other than festival founder Michael Eavis. He also shouted: "See you later Theresa". Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke appeared to make reference to Prime Minister Theresa May by repeatedly reciting "strong and stable" during the band's headlining set at Glastonbury.

Arts&Culture Wife of man who shot Rep. Steve Scalise speaks out
Author: 0 Wife of man who shot Rep. Steve Scalise speaks out

Scalise was shot in the hip and several Capitol police officers were also victims of the shooting. Doctors upgraded his condition from critical to serious on June 17, according to a statement from the hospital. The shooter, James Hodgkinson, 66, wounded House whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) and three others when he turned the quiet park into a war zone. Democratic and Republican lawmakers have roundly condemned Hodgkinson's actions and called for a moment of unity immeidately after the ...

Arts&Culture Minneapolis chief disappointed by pride parade
Author: 0 Minneapolis chief disappointed by pride parade

Baumann said the group is required by law to have a police auto lead the parade to make sure the route is clear of runners and spectators. While some found the additional law enforcement officers reassuring, Pride organizers said some parade participants - particularly people of color and transgender people - were made to feel less safe.

Arts&Culture Winter, Caravaggio land Ascot double for O'Brien
Author: 0 Winter, Caravaggio land Ascot double for O'Brien

There was yet another victory for the prolific O'Brien and Moore combination in the Commonwealth Cup when Caravaggio made it six wins out of six. How he did prove it, with Harry Angel, new holder of the track record at Haydock, firing out of the gates and setting the pace under Adam Kirby with Blue Point waiting in the wings.

Arts&Culture Tony winners: Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly! sweep
Author: 0 Tony winners: Dear Evan Hansen, Hello, Dolly! sweep

He had this inspiring message to young people out there: "The things that make you odd are the things that make you powerful". Platt fought off tough competition from stars in Groundhog Day and Falsettos to win Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical.

Arts&Culture Carrier workers facing layoffs feel betrayed by Trump
Author: 0 Carrier workers facing layoffs feel betrayed by Trump

In exchange for keeping the factory open, Carrier is getting $7 million in tax incentives. Trump said in December that the plant's workers would have a " great Christmas " as a result of his deal. Trump exaggerated the number of jobs saved, rewarded a company with taxpayer money that was closing a plant and shipping jobs to Mexico, and fudged the facts about how numerous saved jobs will be eliminated anyway.

Arts&Culture Kate Beckinsale dating 21-year-old actor seen in steamy photos
Author: 0 Kate Beckinsale dating 21-year-old actor seen in steamy photos

While Len insisted the pair are not seeking spousal support from each other, Kate's filing stated that she is reserving the right to seek support from Len. Rife, an up-and-coming comedian, has appeared on Nick Cannon's freestyle battle rap comedy show, Wild N' Out since 2015. Kate Beckinsale had found love with a younger man.

Arts&Culture Chadwick Boseman Fights For Justice In Marshall Trailer
Author: 0 Chadwick Boseman Fights For Justice In Marshall Trailer

Plus, with an October release date, Open Road Films may be hoping that will get some early awards season attention. Also starring Josh Gad , Kate Hudson , Dan Stevens , Sterling K. The film follows Marshall as a young lawyer for the NAACP , who defends a black chauffeur accused of sexual assault by a white socialite employer.

Arts&Culture Women protest Ohio abortion bill in 'Handmaid's Tale' garb
Author: 0 Women protest Ohio abortion bill in 'Handmaid's Tale' garb

They were fighting legislation criminalizing what anti-abortion activists call "dismemberment abortion". "You can't do anything to kick them out", Vashitta Johnson, Field and Political Director of NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio, told Dazed . Ohio Gov. John Kasich has signed into law more than a dozen measures restricting abortion since 2011, and eight of Ohio's 16 abortion clinics have since closed or stopped providing abortions.

Arts&Culture Cosby trial: Defence rests after one witness
Author: 0 Cosby trial: Defence rests after one witness

The jury went home around 9:30 p.m. ET Monday without reaching a verdict. Jury members of the sexual assault trial will continue their deliberation on Tuesday and decide whether Cosby is guilty of the charges filed against him. The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand and Johnson have done.

Arts&Culture Rock world mocks Gene Simmons' hand gesture trademark bid
Author: 0 Rock world mocks Gene Simmons' hand gesture trademark bid

Because of this, Gene Simmons may find it hard to trademark the gesture, considering so many people have, and still use the sign in everyday life. Simmons is seeking to trademark the gesture for "entertainment, namely, live performances by a musical artist; personal appearances by a musical artist".

Author: 0 Early Spider-Man: Homecoming reactions are very positive

The official cast list was issued by Sony today to various outlets and as you can see from the image below, it puts a few names to faces as well as confirming a few long speculated rumors. We also get confirmation that Stan Lee will have his trademark cameo, this time as the classic character, Gary. In other interesting news, Garcelle Beauvais ( Flight ) is listed as Doris Toomes, the wife or ex-wife of Adrian Toomes (Michael Keaton), Homecoming's main villain, the Vulture.

Author: 0 Sen. Heller Announces Opposition To GOP Health Care Reform Bill

Four Republicans announced Thursday they could not support it as written. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said he aims to hold a vote on the plan before the lawmakers break at the end of next week for the long July 4th recess. The Congressional Budget Office will release its analysis of the bill next week. "I can not support a piece of legislation that takes insurance away from tens of millions of Americans and tens of thousands of Nevadans", Heller said.

Arts&Culture Palestinian killed upon stabbing attack at Israeli soldiers
Author: 0 Palestinian killed upon stabbing attack at Israeli soldiers

It also could mean working with Israel to take new steps to help improve the struggling Palestinian economy, such as easing restrictions to allow more development of West Bank lands. Unnamed White House officials cited by several news sources have reiterated that an agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians is a priority for the Trump administration.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby smirks at deadlocked jury
Author: 0 Bill Cosby smirks at deadlocked jury

The embattled jurors in Bill Cosby's sex assault trial remained deadlocked for yet another day Thursday, - while the embattled comedian called on the judge to declare a mistrial. Although the trial concerns only Constand's allegations, 60 women have publicly accused the legendary entertainer of being a serial sexual predator in remarkably similar accusations that span four decades.

Arts&Culture Russian Federation says Trump is using 'Cold War rhetoric' on Cuba
Author: 0 Russian Federation says Trump is using 'Cold War rhetoric' on Cuba

President Donald Trump says his administration's new policy on Cuba aims to "empower" the citizens of that country. But turning back the sanctions clock will hurt the USA without offering Cuban citizens a clear path to a better future. What remains in place from Obama's policy? "U.S. private sector engagement can be a positive force for the kind of change we all wish to see in Cuba ".

Arts&Culture Arth: Gauri Khan designs her own restaurant
Author: 0 Arth: Gauri Khan designs her own restaurant

Shah Rukh Khan is extremely close to his kids - Aryan, Suhana and AbRam. Alia Bhatt was also nowhere behind as she looked stunning in her Michelle Mason olive green tank top and a pair of applique jeans. Though she may not step out for the shutterbugs very often, Gauri Khan is a star in her own right. A Pakistani fellow stepped into the lion's den after he took an uncalled-for dig at Shah Rukh Khan after Pakistan's ICC Champions Trophy 2017 victory.

Arts&Culture Scalise upgraded to 'fair' condition
Author: 0 Scalise upgraded to 'fair' condition

He has required several surgeries for a reported gunshot wound to the hip. "Congressman Steve Scalise continues to make good progress", said MedStar Washington Hospital Center in a statement . James Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill., has been identified by law enforcement as the shooter. Congressman Steve Scalise underwent another operation Saturday and his condition has been upgraded to "serious" from "critical".

Arts&Culture Feds tell judge he lacks power to halt Iraqi deportations
Author: 0 Feds tell judge he lacks power to halt Iraqi deportations

The ACLU has argued that the Iraqis - who include Christian and Muslims, some of whom have lived in the United States for decades - should not be deported because of the persecution, torture, or death they could face in Iraq. That ban was struck down by a federal court and the revised ban, which does not include Iraq, is also subject to a legal challenge. The ACLU on Thursday applauded Goldsmith's decision, saying the move "may very well have saved numerous people from abuse and possible ...

Arts&Culture Dazzler will appear in X-Men: Dark Phoenix
Author: 0 Dazzler will appear in X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Dark Phoenix will introduce the resident pop star of the X-Men universe. Dazzler was originally meant to be a movie character, created in collaboration between Marvel and Casablanca Records , the label that was home to Kiss, Donna Summer and Parliament in the mid-to-late 1970s.