• Palestinians cheer Israel's removal of barricades at historic Mosque
Palestinians cheer Israel's removal of barricades at historic Mosque

However, the Waqf, which is in charge of the mosque compound, ordered worshippers not to enter the mosque considering the Israeli measures as a breach of the long-standing status quo at the mosque and a step toward Israeli control over the 144-dunum Muslim holy site.

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  • Mostly cloud, some rain in the forecast for the weekend
Mostly cloud, some rain in the forecast for the weekend

Thunder strikes also are possible, the weather service says. We're already tracking our next best chance for rain. As we head through the coming hours, those showers will become more widespread. Saturday: Grey start (chance showers/rain, mainly southern CT). Temperatures will be dropping off for the rest of the week. However, it's just enough ...

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  • Mexican Consul Comments On Survivors Of San Antonio Trailer Tragedy
Mexican Consul Comments On Survivors Of San Antonio Trailer Tragedy

The 60-year-old Bradley, a diabetic whose criminal history includes a conviction in a felony domestic violence case, told Rose that he'd stopped his truck at a San Antonio Walmart and went inside to use the bathroom. Bradley was charged Monday with transporting immigrants who were in the US illegally, resulting in 10 deaths - a charge that carrie...

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  • Shocking that no one noticed Caine in 'Dunkirk': Nolan
Shocking that no one noticed Caine in 'Dunkirk': Nolan

It's so good we have no qualms in rewatching it to to spot-the-Caine. 'I feel very lucky to be a part of Dunkirk . Sources have revealed that the director had also cast Michael Caine in the recently released " Dunkirk ". Christopher Nolan loves his regular collaborators - so much so, that he'll hide them in plain sight, just to squeeze them i...

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  • Trump approval rating in Arkansas at 50 percent
Trump approval rating in Arkansas at 50 percent

On the approval side, reasons are quite evenly split, but the largest are those that think he is "doing the best he can under hard circumstances". Gabe Sanchez, a political science professor at the University of New Mexico, told NM Political Report he believes the health care overhaul pursued by Republicans and Trump is one reason for the low a...

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  • General Says North Korean Missile Launch 'Game Changer'
General Says North Korean Missile Launch 'Game Changer'

United States intelligence services recently told ABC News that North Korea could test its Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile on Thursday , but bad weather may prevent such a launch. North Korea marked the "Day of Victory in the Great Fatherland Liberation War" Thursday, a national holiday that celebrates the end of the Korean war in ...

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  • Anthony Scaramucci thinks he's found the White House leaker
Anthony Scaramucci thinks he's found the White House leaker

Scaramucci admitted he didn't yet know who the White House leakers are, though the night before his Thursday CNN appearance, Scaramucci wrote in a since-deleted tweet that he was asking the FBI to investigate leaks of his financial information and tagging Priebus' Twitter handle.

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  • Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors after cabinet vote
Israel removes Jerusalem metal detectors after cabinet vote

Israel installed the new security measures earlier this month after Palestinian gunmen shot and killed two police officers from within the site. Non-Muslims are allowed to visit the area as tourists and they enter through a separate gate where metal detectors have always been used.

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  • Afghan Forces Rescue Two Abducted Pakistani Diplomats
Afghan Forces Rescue Two Abducted Pakistani Diplomats

Two Pakistani diplomats who were abducted in Afghanistan were recovered in an operation conducted by security forces, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani told Pakistani officials in Kabul on Wednesday. No one had claimed responsibility for kidnapping the diplomats. Days earlier, Pakistani Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa said that Indian intellig...

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  • Cause of Outage Determined; Update on Island Generator Power
Cause of Outage Determined; Update on Island Generator Power

A mandatory evacuation of visitors to the island and a state of emergency were issued on Thursday, according to Hyde and Dare county officials. All of Hatteras and Ocracoke islands along North Carolina's Outer Banks are without power, and authorities are advising residents and visitors to prepare for an extended outage.

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  • Foreign Agents In The Spotlight In Trump-Russia Investigation
Foreign Agents In The Spotlight In Trump-Russia Investigation

So he personally is at risk of the Magnitsky Act. According to the Russian lawyer, the investor had collected private information about her. Veselnitskaya said that the smear campaign was a revenge for Browder's recent defeat in a United States court in the "Prevezon" company case in which Veselnitskaya acted as a legal expert representing the Cy...

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  • Mugabe's Wife challenges him to name Successor
Mugabe's Wife challenges him to name Successor

She added that when she offered to resign, Mugabe told her that she can not do that while those older than her were still serving. Elections are due after July 21 next year, according to the constitution, but political analysts say Mugabe could call for an early vote, citing his frail health, and that he may want to take advantage of divisions wi...

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  • Leader of Indian state quits, may forge new alliance with Modi
Leader of Indian state quits, may forge new alliance with Modi

Dubbing Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as an "opportunist", RJD chief Lalu Prasad today accused Kumar of joining hands with the BJP to ensure the CBI and ED raids on RJD leaders and his family members to malign him. Breaking the "mahagathbandhan", Kumar unexpectedly resigned after he walked out of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)-Janata Da...

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  • Percent of Voters Say Mueller Dismissal Would Be Wrong
Percent of Voters Say Mueller Dismissal Would Be Wrong

In his remarks, Speaker Ryan said, "The last point I want to make is about security on our borders". These probes have taken a backseat to the Mueller investigation, which is now looking beyond Trump's political campaign and into his businesses.

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  • Boy Scouts apologise for Trump remarks
Boy Scouts apologise for Trump remarks

Stephenson noted that every USA president since Franklin Delano Roosevelt has been invited to address the jamboree and said the Boy Scouts leadership gave "a lot of thought about Donald Trump coming to speak". Much of the crowd responded with cheers for the president and boos for the mention of Obama. "It is in no way an endorsement of any person, ...

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  • Undocumented immigrant activists arrested fighting attempts to repeal DACA
Undocumented immigrant activists arrested fighting attempts to repeal DACA

According to local media, Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) staff sergeant Victor Taylor said "after repeated requests by DPS officials to leave the roadway were ignored, the suspects were arrested without incident". ICE also tweeted out in March, "DACA is not a protected legal status, but active DACA recipients are typically a lower level of...

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  • Hillary Clinton Just Released the Title of Her New Book
Hillary Clinton Just Released the Title of Her New Book

In the days after the election, Clinton appeared to have accepted the loss with grace and retreated into solitude at her home in Chappaqua, New York . "If the election had been October 27, I would be your president ", Clinton said in a May 2017 Women for Women International event. Clinton first announced her book deal February 1 and is now also...

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  • Algonquin police cancel National Night Out event because of flooding, clean-up
Algonquin police cancel National Night Out event because of flooding, clean-up

National Night Out 2017 corporate sponsors are Dietz & Watson, ADT, Ring, King's Hawaiian and Associa. Since beginning in 1984, it has grown from 2.5 million residents across 400 communities and 23 states to more than 38 million residents in 20,000 communities nationwide, according to the group.

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  • McCain, battling cancer, returns to Senate for critical health care vote
McCain, battling cancer, returns to Senate for critical health care vote

We've been spinning our wheels on too many important issues because we keep trying to find a way to win without help from across the aisle". Although the statement didn't mention healthcare, he will arrive in time for a procedural vote on whether to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

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  • Pan-Islamic body to meet over Jerusalem crisis
Pan-Islamic body to meet over Jerusalem crisis

Why are the Palestinians so angry about the move? "At the holy sites, it's vital that both access and security be ensured". Three alleged Palestinian perpetrators were tracked to the site where they were shot and killed by Israeli security.

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