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Author: 0 Israel removes metal detectors from holy site entrance

The meeting is meant to discuss the latest Israeli aggressions and measures in East Jerusalem and its Al-Aqsa Mosque shrine. The mosque was reopened after a two-day closure, with Israel installing metal detectors at the mosque's gates that Palestinians say aim to change the status quo - a delicate balance of prayer and visiting rights.

Global News Kushner Discloses Additional $10M In Assets
Author: 0 Kushner Discloses Additional $10M In Assets

Trump's personal assets, income and liabilities, they do not disclose her brand's fashion licensing partners, for example, or real estate clients. Kushner, the 36-year-old commercial real estate magnate whose marriage to Trump's eldest daughter has thrust the otherwise inexperienced diplomat into the center of USA foreign relations, now wields a hefty foreign affairs portfolio in the Trump administration.

Global News China bolsters defences on Korean border
Author: 0 China bolsters defences on Korean border

The Donald Trump administration has sought to bring pressure on China to take action to contain its ally, but despite repeated condemnations by Beijing of North Korea's weapons testing, little progress appears to have been made. Lu Kang, a spokesperson for China's Foreign Ministry, stated during yesterday's routine press conference that as two of the parties directly involved, the U.S.

Global News Our Opinion: SJC instructs ICE to respect boundaries
Author: 0 Our Opinion: SJC instructs ICE to respect boundaries

MA police do not have the authority to detain illegal immigrants exclusively to buy time for federal law enforcement officials to take them into custody, the state's top court ruled on Monday. The US Department of Justice lawyers had previously stated in the case that ICE detainer requests are an established legal example of cooperation between federal and local law enforcement.

Global News USS Gerald Ford Takes to the Sea
Author: 0 USS Gerald Ford Takes to the Sea

President Donald Trump is complaining about a Washington Post report that the Russian ambassador to the U.S. said he discussed election-related issues with U.S. "A presidential visit will help showcase West Virginia to the world and demonstrates that President Trump hasn't forgotten about our state", Justice said.

Global News Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14 President of India
Author: 0 Ram Nath Kovind takes oath as 14 President of India

Kovind, a National Democratic Alliance (NDA) nominee last Thursday won the presidential elections by defeating Opposition candidate Meira Kumar. After he took oath, Kovind was given a 21-gun salute to mark the assumption of office of the highest constitutional post in the country.

Global News UN Says Australia Reneged on Pledge to Accept Some Refugees
Author: 0 UN Says Australia Reneged on Pledge to Accept Some Refugees

On the ABC's 7.30, Volker Turk, the UNHCR's assistant high commissioner for protection, elaborated on the claim. UNHCR High Commissioner Filippo Grandi said Canberra had reneged on an agreement to take in some vulnerable asylum seekers who were being held in the offshore detention centers.

Global News CBSE UGC NET November 2017 Notification Released: Download PDF
Author: 0 CBSE UGC NET November 2017 Notification Released: Download PDF

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE ) will release a detailed notification for the National Eligibility Test (UGC NET) 2017 on Monday, News18 reported. As per the notification issued for the NET exam, the candidates can apply online from August 1, 2017 and the last date for applying online is August 30, 2017.

Global News Famed Indian Scientist And Academic Yash Pal Dies At 90
Author: 0 Famed Indian Scientist And Academic Yash Pal Dies At 90

He was known for his contributions to the study of cosmic rays, as well as for being an institution-builder. According to the report, Yash Pal had reportedly recovered from cancer a few years ago. Professor Yash Pal was also honoured the Kalinga Prize by the UNESCO in 2009 for the popularisation of science. Prof. Pal was born in 1926 in Jhang (now in Pakistan).

Global News SC orders urgent medical test of child rape victim
Author: 0 SC orders urgent medical test of child rape victim

A bench of Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachudn directed a panel of doctors at PGI Chandigarh to examine the girl and her foetus on July 26 to "affirm one way or the other" whether her health and that of the baby will be "adversely affected if the pregnancy is allowed to be full term".

Global News DM asks man to sell wife, construct toilet with money
Author: 0 DM asks man to sell wife, construct toilet with money

Tanuj responded by saying: 'I will talk to you. The Indian Express reports that Kanwal Tanuj, a district magistrate in Bihar, made the remarks during an event promoting a nationwide cleanliness campaign known as Swachh Bharat Abhiyan , or Clean India Movement.

Global News Trump's approval rating in MA is second lowest in the US
Author: 0 Trump's approval rating in MA is second lowest in the US

Trump promised big changes on taxes, health care and infrastructure. "The media that represents the most powerful sections of this country and this ruling class comes out against the president", he noted, pointing to examples of anti-Trump media headlines that revolve around his unpopular policies as well as his alleged "collusion" with Russian Federation.

Global News USS Constitution To Hit Water After Extensive Restoration
Author: 0 USS Constitution To Hit Water After Extensive Restoration

According to MassLive , the movement of the ship was paused briefly around 11:20 p.m. when a military member assigned to the undocking event lost consciousness while standing with the crowds on the dock. Ford directly back to the effort that went into the USS Constitution . It was a long day for the Naval History and Heritage Command Detachment Boston , Constitution's Sailors, and the staff from the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard as the dry dock flooded and a team of Portsmouth Shipyard ...

Author: 0 Indonesia Calls For OIC Special Meeting On Al Aqsa Issue

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel is holding contacts with senior officials in Jordan to end the crisis quickly and peacefully. "Netanyahu's mistake was installing the metal detectors without a Muslim interlocutor". Israel enacted the new security measures after two border police officers were killed at the site by Israeli Arabs who used guns that had been smuggled into the al-Aqsa mosque.

Global News Trump Rolls His Eyes at Reporter When Asked if Sessions Should Resign
Author: 0 Trump Rolls His Eyes at Reporter When Asked if Sessions Should Resign

Announcing the decision in March, Sessions said he had talked with Kislyak only in his capacity as a senator, not as a Trump surrogate. The President had tweeted earlier that Mr Sessions was "beleaguered" and asking why he was not looking into 2016 election opponent Hillary Clinton's alleged financial ties to Russian Federation.

Global News Trump Jr., Kushner, Manafort Ready to Talk to Senate; Aides Downplay 'Pardons'
Author: 0 Trump Jr., Kushner, Manafort Ready to Talk to Senate; Aides Downplay 'Pardons'

The New York Post reported that the two, who with Jared Kushner, met Russians on June 9 at the Trump Tower, are negotiating the terms of their appearances. Susan CollinsSusan CollinsCollins: Trump should not comment on special counsel GOP wrestles with soaring deductibles in healthcare bill Sunday shows preview: Scaramucci makes TV debut as new communication chief MORE (Maine) said Sunday that President Trump should refrain from commenting on the special counsel's Russian ...

Author: 0 Arab League to Discuss Situation in Jerusalem at Ministerial Meeting July 26

Palestinians allegedly carried out three stabbing attacks against Israeli security forces since the metal detectors were installed Sunday, Al Jazeera reported . It was unclear if the move would apply to the quiet security coordination that exists between the Palestinian Authority and Israel, widely seen as having helped prevent a wider outbreak of violence in recent years.

Global News European Union urges Israel, Jordan to cooperate on security in Jerusalem
Author: 0 European Union urges Israel, Jordan to cooperate on security in Jerusalem

The violence came after new security measures were put in place at the Temple Mount, following an attack on July 14 that killed two Israeli police officers. The UN Security Council is expected to hold a meeting on Monday after Egypt, France and Sweden called for one to "urgently discuss how calls for de-escalation in Jerusalem can be supported".

Global News Gov. Rauner Calls Special Session on Education Funding Bill
Author: 0 Gov. Rauner Calls Special Session on Education Funding Bill

Many more won't be able to stay open for long. Senate Republican Leader Bill Brady and House Republican Leader Jim Durkin backed the governor in criticizing Democratic lawmakers during the news conference. Senate President John Cullerton later issued a statement discouraging "expensive special sessions" and suggesting Rauner "end the secrecy" of how he calculates what he says is an improved plan.

Global News Minneapolis Police Chief resigns
Author: 0 Minneapolis Police Chief resigns

Justine Ruszczyk, 40, who went by her fiancé Don Damond's last name, was killed by a police officer on July 15 after she called 911 to report what she believed was a sexual assault occurring near her home. Damond calls 911 again to ask why police haven't arrived yet. Mayor Betsy Hodges had requested the resignation , saying she had lost confidence in the leader of her police department.

Global News Cillizza: Trump Wants Sessions Gone, but Doesn't Want to Fire Him
Author: 0 Cillizza: Trump Wants Sessions Gone, but Doesn't Want to Fire Him

Over the past week, Trump has been attacking Attorney General Jeff Sessions for his decision months ago to recuse himself from the investigations into possible connections between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. The Attorney General is not the US President's attorney, but there to represent the American people. The broadside against Sessions in the interview was not a calculated ploy to force the attorney general to resign but rather Trump's frustration with his longtime ally ...

Global News What Trump's team is saying on pardons
Author: 0 What Trump's team is saying on pardons

The Constitution grants the President broad powers to "Grant Reprieves and Pardons for Offenses against the United States", except in an impeachment case. These illegal leaks , like Comey's, must stop! It appears as though Trump hopes to force Sessions to resign, but if he does not, it's not out of the question that he could fire him and then try to replace him with someone he feels is more suited for the job.

Global News Mo Brooks Uses Congressional Shooter Footage
Author: 0 Mo Brooks Uses Congressional Shooter Footage

In the ad, gunfire can be heard while a caption points out shooter James T. Hodgkinson's public identification as a Bernie Sanders supporter. The ad begins with the sound of gunshots and raw audio from the 911 call that reported the June 14 shooting, which happened during a Republican congressional baseball team practice in suburban Virginia .

Author: 0 Palestinians fire rocket at Israel for second consecutive night

This is the second rocked launched from the Gaza Strip towards Israel in the past two days. The source said separate strikes hit farming land in central Gaza, with no injuries reported in either incident. Israel struck a position of Islamist group Hamas in Gaza on Monday, the army said, hours after a missile was sacked across the border from the besieged-Palestinian enclave.

Global News Two confirmed dead after incident outside Alcester care facility
Author: 0 Two confirmed dead after incident outside Alcester care facility

According to the Argus Leader , Alcester is a small city with a population of approximately 750 people, located south of Sioux Falls. Investigators believe that the incident was unintentional. Alcester police Chief Chris Doty couldn't offer specifics on the driver or the condition of any injured people. The Highway Patrol is asking the public to stay away from the area as the investigation continues.

Author: 0 Trump Jr. adds to legal team ahead of Senate meeting

Trump tweeted Saturday: "While all agree the U. S. President has the complete power to pardon, why think of that when only crime so far is LEAKS against us". Collins has challenged Trump and Senate Republicans a number of times. Congressional lawmakers say President Donald Trump's eldest son and his former campaign chairman won't testify publicly next week as part of the Russian Federation election meddling investigation.

Global News Arab League postpones meeting on Jerusalem for a second time
Author: 0 Arab League postpones meeting on Jerusalem for a second time

A Palestinian stabbed a father, his son and his daughter to death in an Israeli settlement home on Friday evening, the Israel Defense Forces said. Palestinians in Jerusalem for the second week were refused access to the Al-Aqsa Mosque, Islam's third holiest site, at the Israeli gates.

Global News Kellyanne Conway Says Donald Trump 'Doesn't Think He's Lying'
Author: 0 Kellyanne Conway Says Donald Trump 'Doesn't Think He's Lying'

Stelter and Conway clashed over the scandals coming out of the White House, with Conway questioning why the network was covering that and asking Stelter what scandals the White House had suffered. "Why would I want that?" she shot back. Stelter told Conway that "it sounds like you should be an assignment editor". In the wide-ranging and lengthy conversation, the two battled it out over issues such as the White House's attacks on CNN , the Russian Federation probe and special counsel ...

Global News Germans wary of government inaction on Turkey's provocations
Author: 0 Germans wary of government inaction on Turkey's provocations

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel had said on Thursday that Berlin would review state guarantees for foreign investment in Turkey and urge businesses against putting their money in the country. "The friendship between Germans and Turks is a great treasure", the letter read. Speaking to the Bild newspaper on Monday, Schaeuble accused Erdogan of endangering the "century-old partnership between Turkey and Germany".

Global News Philippine president vows to continue war against illicit drugs
Author: 0 Philippine president vows to continue war against illicit drugs

Duterte said. "It was a forceful speech in which the president took a strong stance on his top policy concerns, including drugs and rebellion", Mr. Forbes said in a mobile phone message. When then-U.S. President Barack Obama, along with European Union and United Nations rights officials, raised alarm over the mounting death toll from the crackdown, Duterte lashed out at them, telling Obama to "go to hell".

Global News Chances of storms, flash flooding increase for next couple of days
Author: 0 Chances of storms, flash flooding increase for next couple of days

The Columbia Fire Department tweeted it rescued a person trapped inside vehicle because of the flooding at the intersections of Whaley and Main streets. Heavy rain from thunderstorms "is expected to develop this evening and last through the overnight hours", says the alert, which covers Lancaster and a dozen other counties in central Pennsylvania.

Author: 0 'Dunkirk' starts strong on first weekend

The writer-director's World War II epic Dunkirk earned an estimated $50.5 million in the USA and Canada in its first weekend of release, easily outpacing fellow newcomers Girls Trip and Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets .

Global News Lewandowski: Trump Jr. Meeting With Russians 'Wasn't a Big Deal'
Author: 0 Lewandowski: Trump Jr. Meeting With Russians 'Wasn't a Big Deal'

US intelligence intercepted electronic communications between then-Ambassador Kislyak and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in which Kislyak said he and Sessions discussed campaign issues at meetings the two men had. and health care. In a series of tweets Saturday morning, the president questioned Hillary's ties to Russian Federation, as well as her use of a private email server during her tenure as Secretary of State.

Global News Couple arrested after drugging heroin-addicted newborn to hide symptoms, police say
Author: 0 Couple arrested after drugging heroin-addicted newborn to hide symptoms, police say

Because of that, her baby girl was born April 9 already dependent on drugs . Suboxone is a medication used to treat pain, as well as to treat addiction to opiates. He was also taken in for driving without insurance. Spanish Fork Police later added felony child abuse and theft charges. According to police, Wilde grabbed the auto seat and ran out another door, hitting a pillar and dropping his daughter again.

Author: 0 Attorney General Sessions brushes off Trump criticism

So of course the president is upset with his attorney general. "We take confidentiality seriously, so when we have memoranda about our ongoing matters, we have an obligation to keep that confidential", Rosenstein said. Another comparison is with Lawrence Walsh , who came under fire from President Ronald Reagan's supporters during his investigation of Iran-Contra scandal .

Global News Trump slams 'illegal' leak alleging Sessions discussed campaign with Russian envoy
Author: 0 Trump slams 'illegal' leak alleging Sessions discussed campaign with Russian envoy

He said he had no recollection of two phone calls with Kislyak he reportedly had during April and November 2016. Kushner also said there has been "a good deal of misinformation" in the press about his security clearance filings. The 11-page statement from Kushner is his first public accounting of his interactions with Russians during the presidential campaign. Thus, in Trump's view, it was "very unfair to the president" - actually, "extremely unfair, and that's a mild word" - for Sessions to ...

Global News Philippines extends martial law in crackdown on Isis snipers
Author: 0 Philippines extends martial law in crackdown on Isis snipers

Duterte's administration claims the extension will give the government more time to tackle armed extremists allied with the Islamic State group . Lorenzana and other security officials explained to Congress that the martial law extension for all of Mindanao was necessary to be able to address the other security threats.