Violence flares as Israel strikes Gaza, Hamas fires rockets

On Sunday, the Israel's military announced that the strikes on the east of Gaza were in response to mortar fire from the besieged enclave. A spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did not comment. On Friday, after an Israeli soldie... More..

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'The highest level of special': Trump praises US-UK relationship
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

'The highest level of special': Trump praises US-UK relationship

Khan said pro-Trump supporters would march on Saturday, although some were present on Friday, separated from the main demonstration by police. However his trip to meet Putin is set to be overshadowed by news ...More..

Florida beaches closed after shark attacks leave 2 injured
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Florida beaches closed after shark attacks leave 2 injured

Two people were injured in what appear to be separate shark attacks at the same beach in Florida on Friday. While neither person who was bit could definitively say they were attacked by sharks, the fire departm...More..

Trump hails 'tremendous progress' on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defence spending
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Trump hails 'tremendous progress' on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defence spending

As a strong proponent of diplomacy, I believe a meeting between President Trump and President Putin could be a productive one. "I think he has done a bad job on crime, if you look, all of the terrible things ...More..

Zimbabwe opposition marches on electoral agency to demand reforms
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Zimbabwe opposition marches on electoral agency to demand reforms

Confidence in the election has run so low that the opposition now encourages its supporters to carry their own pens into the voting booths because they don't trust the ones provided. New President Emmerson Mnan...More..

IDF: Strike Knocks Out High-Rise Building Used As Hamas Training Facility
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

IDF: Strike Knocks Out High-Rise Building Used As Hamas Training Facility

Shortly after, more than a dozen rockets were fired toward Israel, according to the Associated Press, with no reports of casualties on either side. Meanwhile, Abdul Latif al-Qano, another spokesman for Hamas, s...More..

U.S. grand jury indicts 12 Russian spies in 2016 election hacking
by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

U.S. grand jury indicts 12 Russian spies in 2016 election hacking

Mr. Trump spent part of Saturday playing golf and tweeting about his predecessor and CNN, which he accuses of covering him unfairly. "[Russian President Vladimir Putin] is a trained KGB intelligence veteran w...More..

by | Sunday, July 15, 2018

Trump, May set for day of meetings after searing interview

May hoped to use the talks to explain her plan for Brexit and to outline the complexities involved. The former Foreign Secretary was praised by the US President in a controversial interview with the Sun . ...More..

The Russia Investigations: 6 Key Insights From The Cyberspy Indictment
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

The Russia Investigations: 6 Key Insights From The Cyberspy Indictment

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said the internet " allows foreign adversaries to attack Americans in new and unexpected ways". " President Trump should cancel his meeting with Vladimir Putin u...More..

Israeli Gaza strikes biggest since 2014 war: air force
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Israeli Gaza strikes biggest since 2014 war: air force

Relatives of Palestinian Othman Helles, 15, who was killed at the Israel-Gaza border, react in Gaza City July 13, 2018. Israel says Hamas , the Islamist group that rules Gaza, has been orchestrating the pr...More..

UK police confirm source of Novichok poisoning
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

UK police confirm source of Novichok poisoning

Police in the United Kingdom have lifted the cordon around the restaurant where Russian father and daughter, Sergei and Yulia Skripal , were poisoned with a nerve agent in March this year, saying that there is...More..

Israel summons European Union envoy in row over controversial bill
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Israel summons European Union envoy in row over controversial bill

The debate was sparked by Likud-sponsored legislation that vies to established that Israel "is the national State of the Jewish people", establishing as its symbols the national anthem and the flag as well as t...More..

United States election hacking: Justice department indicts 12 Russian intelligence officers
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

United States election hacking: Justice department indicts 12 Russian intelligence officers

A group of leading Democratic senators, including Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer of NY, urged Mr. Trump Saturday either to cancel the summit or not to meet alone with Mr. But it provides plenty of details a...More..

Senate votes to seek role in 'national security' tariffs
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Senate votes to seek role in 'national security' tariffs

Today Senator Flake got his vote, as the Senate passed a nonbinding resolution seeking to constrain the President's ability to impose tariffs for reasons related to national security. Corker said he would push ...More..

Seven Passengers of Gaza Flotilla Released
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Seven Passengers of Gaza Flotilla Released

Wood, cement and iron were withheld from Gaza, while food, fuel, medicine and other essentials were sent in. Gisha, an Israeli based NGO has also condemned the action, saying, "The damage being caused to agri...More..

Schumer Calls On Trump To Cancel Putin Summit After Russian Indictments
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Schumer Calls On Trump To Cancel Putin Summit After Russian Indictments

Only five of 29 countries were making their commitment and that's now changed", Trump said at a press conference before leaving Brussels . Browder, a financier and vocal Putin critic, said the Russian presid...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Russian intel officers indicted for hacking the DNC and Clinton campaign

Twelve indictments were filed by the office of U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller , who was brought on a year ago to investigate Russian interference with the 2016 U.S. They used spear-phishing techniques t...More..

Meeting Putin Is Looking Easier than United Kingdom or NATO Chaos
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Meeting Putin Is Looking Easier than United Kingdom or NATO Chaos

President Donald Trump branded Germany a "captive of Russia" for its support of a Baltic Sea gas pipeline deal this morning (July 11). "We have a tremendous relationship with Germany", Trump said , turni...More..

President Trump pushes for Air Force One makeover
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

President Trump pushes for Air Force One makeover

According to recent reports from USA Today and Axios , the president has a few ideas in mind when it comes to updating this recognizable symbol of US presidency - a design that hasn't been changed since th...More..

Dying 5-year-old writes own obituary
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Dying 5-year-old writes own obituary

He also declares that funerals are "sad" - so he wants five bouncy houses (the same number as his age), Batman and some snow cones. A 5-year-old Iowa boy lost a battle with cancer last week, but he's winn...More..

Mother tried to sell sex with two year-old daughter for $1,200
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Mother tried to sell sex with two year-old daughter for $1,200

They say she forwarded photos of young girls and asked if there was anyone who wanted " to have fun " with her daughter. The District Attorney's office says Peters made an agreement with an undercover detecti...More..

The Crowds at London’s Anti-Trump Protests Were Enormous
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

The Crowds at London’s Anti-Trump Protests Were Enormous

Donald Trump hailed Boris Johnson as a future prime minister, accused the London mayor, Sadiq Khan , of doing "a bad job" on terrorism and said there had been too much immigration in Europe in an incend...More..

Former British Ambassador to U.S. attacked at London train station
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Former British Ambassador to U.S. attacked at London train station

She said that her husband looks "terrible", and has an eye like a "golf ball", as well as a possible broken nose. Lady Catherine Meyer said he was going home via Victoria Station on Wednesday afternoon when t...More..

Donald Trump Attacks Theresa May Over Brexit ; Brits Slam 'Rudeness'
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Donald Trump Attacks Theresa May Over Brexit ; Brits Slam 'Rudeness'

The interview was "generally fine" but missed out his positive comments about May - so amounted to "fake news", he said. Though Trump previously said on Thursday that he believes London citizens "like [him]...More..

Thailand's cave boys to be discharged from hospital on Thursday
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Thailand's cave boys to be discharged from hospital on Thursday

They were helped by expert cave divers from all over the world . "What do we have to give them in return?" she told Reuters . "We have nothing, so he must be a good boy". Bill Whitehouse, vice-chairman of t...More..

Mom and daughter die after 800lb boulder falls off dump truck
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Mom and daughter die after 800lb boulder falls off dump truck

It took four fireman just to roll the boulder, the same rock that police said came flying off Czeck's dump truck on Monday. Two Minnesota women died Monday after their auto was rammed by a boulder that brok...More..

by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Roger Stone’s Messages Suggest He is Unnamed Person in New Russia Indictment

CNN has previously reported that Stone communicated in August 2016 with Guccifer 2 .0, the self-proclaimed hacker who took responsibility for breaching the Democratic National Committee and releasing its em...More..

Brexit blueprint should reassure European Union over strategy - Dominic Raab
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Brexit blueprint should reassure European Union over strategy - Dominic Raab

Davis' resignation undermined May's already fragile government, which has lost several ministers in 2017 over sexual misconduct allegations and other scandals. Above a picture of her cabinet, including her n...More..

Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page to be interviewed by Congress this week
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page to be interviewed by Congress this week

Strzok's testimony, under oath, is that Bruce Ohr provided information to the Federal Bureau of Investigation that included material compiled by British ex-spy Christopher Steele - the Russian dossier. "But", h...More..

Tools discovered in China hint earlier humanity outside Africa
by | Saturday, July 14, 2018

Tools discovered in China hint earlier humanity outside Africa

Considering that the earliest evidence of Homo erectus in Africa dates back to 1.8 million years ago, a few hundred years after the Shangchen artifacts were left behind in China , this key human ancestor "...More..