Sara Netanyahu: Israeli PM's wife charged with fraud

Last year, Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit announced that he was considering charging Mrs Netanyahu over the allegations following a long-running investigation, which has been the subject of intense speculation in the Israeli media. The prosecuti... More..

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Trump Signs Order to End Family Separation Policy
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump Signs Order to End Family Separation Policy

The other is a compromise bill that would end family separations, protect so-called Dreamer immigrants brought to the country illegally as children, pay for boosted border security, and curtail legal immigrati...More..

Summer and winter solstice celebrations
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Summer and winter solstice celebrations

The Summer Solstice 2018 occurs on Thursday, June 21 , at 06:07 a.m. EST and 3:07 a.m. PST. Revellers participate in the summer solstice gathering at Stonehenge , Salisbury (EPA/WILL OLIVER). And whil...More..

US Senate approves bill that could block F35 transfer to Turkey
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

US Senate approves bill that could block F35 transfer to Turkey

Armed Forces have begun on the line between (the Turkish-controlled) area and Manbij", Turkey's armed forces said on Twitter. State-run news agency Anadolu , headquartered in the capital, Ankara , said th...More..

Israel arrests former government minister for Iran spying
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Israel arrests former government minister for Iran spying

According to the investigation, Segev was an Iranian intelligence agent and was first contacted by two Iranian intelligence agents in 2012. The Shin Bet security service said in a June 18 statement that G...More..

Memorial to murdered Australian comedian Eurydice Dixon vandalised as thousands join vigils
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Memorial to murdered Australian comedian Eurydice Dixon vandalised as thousands join vigils

A Victoria police spokesman said police had found the paint during routine patrols of the park about 3.50am on Monday morning. 'It is just prudent common sense to say to young women don't walk across a dark...More..

Trump reverses family separation policy after backlash
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump reverses family separation policy after backlash

It comes amid widespread condemnation of President Trump's zero-tolerance policy on migrants at the U.S. southern border after emotive footage showed deeply distressed children crying for their families. It w...More..

Russian Federation raises alarm against Donald Trump’s plans for militarising space
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Russian Federation raises alarm against Donald Trump’s plans for militarising space

But Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., a senior member of the Senate Armed Services Committee and the ranking Democrat on the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, said on Twitter that only Congress can...More..

by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump’s executive order on family separations: 3 things it doesn’t do

It's absurd to turn around and fight Flores when the problem is the draconian policy that requires mass housing, feeding and care of immigrant families. In the House, GOP leaders scrambled Tuesday to produce ...More..

Kilauea volcano continues spewing lava from active fissure in Hawaii
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Kilauea volcano continues spewing lava from active fissure in Hawaii

They note the eruption includes fountains of lava shooting several hundred feet high, ash and toxic gases in the air and lava covering roads, electricity lines and neighborhoods. An urgent update from the US...More..

Pentagon suspends planning for joint drills with S. Korea in August - USA
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Pentagon suspends planning for joint drills with S. Korea in August - USA

The South Korean leader also said he and Putin have a shared vision on the prospects of building peace and achieving prosperity on the Eurasian continent. They met again on May 26 on the North Korean side of Pa...More..

Government wins 'meaningful vote' Brexit battle
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Government wins 'meaningful vote' Brexit battle

Tory Brexit rebel Dominic Grieve caved in to the government this afternoon, following a protracted battle to secure what many Brexiteers suspect was a covert plot to reverse the referendum result. "You can not ...More..

New Zealand Prime Minister enters hospital for birth of first child
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

New Zealand Prime Minister enters hospital for birth of first child

Ms Ardern took office as New Zealand's third female prime minister previous year and announced in January she was expecting a baby with her partner, television fishing show presenter Clarke Gayford. 'I am able ...More..

Trump Administration Pulls US out of UN Human Rights Council
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Trump Administration Pulls US out of UN Human Rights Council

Haley also said the "disproportionate focus and unending hostility towards Israel is clear proof that the council is motivated by political bias, not by human rights". The diplomat noted that Washington's decis...More..

After Peter Fonda’s Threats Against Trump Family, Secret Service Gets Involved
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

After Peter Fonda’s Threats Against Trump Family, Secret Service Gets Involved

Hollywood actor and activist Peter Fonda has let loose on Twitter in protest at the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policies which have seen 2,000 children separated from parents at ...More..

Kathy Griffin Responds to Melania's Child-Separation Statement:
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Kathy Griffin Responds to Melania's Child-Separation Statement: "F*ck You"

Comedian Kathy Griffin , whose career nosedived after she posed with a bloody likeness of Donald Trump's severed head, is taking a provocative swipe at USA first lady Melania Trump. In a tweet on Sunday ni...More..

Man arrested over 'faulty drill battery' station blast
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Man arrested over 'faulty drill battery' station blast

Five people were left with minor injuries following the blast, which is believed to have been caused by a faulty drill. "We got trampled at the bottom. Specialist officers said the cause of the explosion appe...More..

Israel Strikes ‘Hamas’ Targets over Burning Kites
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Israel Strikes ‘Hamas’ Targets over Burning Kites

The Gaza clashes reached their peak on May 14, the eve of the 70th anniversary of Nakba Day (the Day of Catastrophe), when the Israeli regime forcibly drove more than 760,000 Palestinians - now estimated to...More..

Toddlers, babies held in 'tender age' facilities after separated from families
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Toddlers, babies held in 'tender age' facilities after separated from families

The children are being sent to three centers in Combes, Raymondville and Brownsville in southern Texas, which have been repurposed to house the youngest migrants, including those younger than 5, The Associated...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Trump Meeting With House GOP 'Didn't Move Needle'

The president said that instead of more judges, he wants more border security. McMorris Rodgers said Republicans are focused on passing a bill this week. But his fellow Republicans control both chambe...More..

MP who blocked legislation on upskirting says he is being scapegoated
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

MP who blocked legislation on upskirting says he is being scapegoated

But Justice Minister, Lucy Frazer said she was confident Sir Christopher's actions would not scupper the Bill in the long term, although the Ministry of Justice stopped short of setting a time frame on when it ...More..

Guatemalan asylum seeker sues over separation from son
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Guatemalan asylum seeker sues over separation from son

District Court for the District of Columbia, Mejia-Mejia claims agents in green uniforms took her seven-year-old son Darwin after the two were held in a cell referred to as the "cooler". Her child, however, r...More..

Yemen government forces enter Hodeida airport: UAE
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Yemen government forces enter Hodeida airport: UAE

Coalition spokesman Colonel Turki al-Malki told Al Arabiya television that the alliance captured the airport on Wednesday and was now destroying nearby Houthi fortifications. "We have been stuck in our houses f...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

USA child detention pictures disturbing - Theresa May

The Prime Minister, who has been under pressure to condemn the immigration practices adopted in the U.S., said images appearing to show children being held in cages were "deeply disturbing". Mrs May said she wa...More..

Indonesia lists 180 missing on doomed ferry, launches underwater search
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Indonesia lists 180 missing on doomed ferry, launches underwater search

The boat didn't have a passenger manifest and disaster officials have several times raised the number of people it was carrying as distraught relatives who rushed to Lake Toba in northern Sumatra provided infor...More..

Man thinks vest is stab-proof, knifes self to death
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Man thinks vest is stab-proof, knifes self to death

Easton's death was ruled a " misadventure ", which, according to Welsh meant that he died from consequences that were not intentional. Although his death was originally reported in the local media, the details ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

'Papa! Papa!' Audio of children stokes rage over separation

While Trump held firm to his tough immigration stance in an earlier appearance Tuesday, he acknowledged during the closed-door meeting that the coverage of family separations is taking a toll. Instead, he deliv...More..

No progress reported in Poland-EU standoff over courts
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

No progress reported in Poland-EU standoff over courts

The pair posed for pictures and left swiftly without answering questions. This triggered outrage in Brussels, with officials accusing Poland of endangering its rule of law and breaching European Union laws an...More..

Israeli planes hit 25 targets in response to Gaza rocket fire - army
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Israeli planes hit 25 targets in response to Gaza rocket fire - army

This was the second instance of rocket fire along the border in two weeks, after three rockets fired at Israel on Monday broke an implicit ceasefire that followed a sudden conflagration in late May. There have ...More..

Rescued migrants in Spain seeking French asylum
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Rescued migrants in Spain seeking French asylum

A staff of 2,320, including volunteers, translators and health officials, were waiting on shore. The 930-mile journey across the Mediterranean took almost a week. Doctors Without Borders said the migrants co...More..