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Jul 27 2017

Israeli settlers occupy house in Hebron

Settlers claim that they purchased the property from the Palestinians but are undergoing a legal battle as they had not obtained the necessary permits to purchase it. Aro...

Jul 27 2017

John McCain set for Senate return on Tuesday following cancer diagnosis

When she was asked whether her name should be considered for that position, Ward didn't hesitate: "Well, you know, I certainly hope so". McCain's diagnosis last week ...

Jul 27 2017

Pakistan's interior minister announces plans to resign

Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed will be hearing cases in the apex court's Lahore Registry while Justice Ijazul Ahsan will be proceeding on leave, reveals the roster. The top c...

Jul 27 2017

Maldives opposition parties say blocked from entering parliament for impeachment vote

Meanwhile, Maldives Independent reported that the organisation of national legislatures, the Inter-Parliamentary Union, on Monday expressed concern over opposition lawm...

Jul 27 2017

Donald Trump's lawyer says President's right to pardon himself 'cannot be dismissed'

Sekulow also emphasized that Trump does not and will not have any reason to pardon anyone regarding the Russian Federation probe. Notwithstanding Trump's asserti...

Jul 27 2017

Trump's assertion of 'complete' pardon power making waves

Trump has been dogged by allegations that his campaign aides worked with Russian Federation, which US intelligence agencies have accused of interfering in last year's ele...

Jul 27 2017

8 people found dead in tractor-trailer in San Antonio

Even those numbers could understate the risks, as Border Patrol said it only tallies the deaths when the agency finds the bodies, and the figures may exclude some deaths ...

Jul 27 2017

Most US Muslims view Trump as foe

While two-thirds of American Muslims reported being dissatisfied with the direction that the United States is headed in, the vast majority (80 percent) said they are sa...

Jul 27 2017

Israel removes holy site metal detectors as Muslims continue boycott

NPR's Daniel Estrin, reporting from one of the entrances to the site, tells our Newscast unit that "the metal detectors have been removed, which is what Muslim leaders ...

Jul 27 2017

JAHAN NAMA: Turkey Condemns Israeli Restrictions at Al-Aqsa

The Israeli Security Cabinet votes to remove metal detectors and cameras from Al Aqsa Mosque; Ministers Bennett، Shaked and Elkin vote against removal; MK Smotrich: 'De...

Jul 27 2017

Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) Getting Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

The stock has a market cap of $35.57 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 17.64 and a beta of 1.29. "Buys GameStop Corp, Stamps.com Inc, Amerco ..." on July 26, 2017. In...

Jul 27 2017

String of NJ beaches closed due to bacteria from animal poop

And there are advisories in effect for 31 other beaches. According to the agency, 191 beaches remained open along the coastline on Wednesday. On Tuesday, July 25th, o...

Jul 27 2017

Airtel to launch VoLTE calling service in India by March 2018

Though it was anticipated that Airtel would launch VoLTE service by the end of this year , Gopal Vittal , while speaking to media on the earnings calls yesterday, has c...

Jul 27 2017

Facebook Backs $1 Million Security Prizes and Anti-Election Hacking Group

Though Facebook is providing the initial funding for the center, it said that it hopes other participants will help the organization transition into a group with several ...

Jul 27 2017

Iran Successfully Sends Simorgh Launch Vehicle to Space

The Simorgh satellite carrier would be able to put satellites weighing as much as 250 kg at an orbit about 500 km above the Earth's surface, according to Tasnim news ag...

Jul 27 2017

Kesha shares the music video for 'Learn To Let Go'

Today she released her third music video in nearly as many weeks for moving-on anthem " Learn To Let Go ", off her upcoming album, Rainbow . The song has that same, stom...

Jul 27 2017

Rights Groups Demand Duterte Retract Threat To Bomb Schools

The president said that the Communist New People's Army (NPA) was waging war against villages in the countryside but were leaving Lumad schools untouched. If Duterte wa...

Jul 27 2017

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

It comes with the GOP bill to erase and replace President Barack Obama's law on the brink as Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pushes toward a pivotal vote Tuesday , pro...

Jul 27 2017

John Boehner eviscerated Donald Trump during a private speech in Vegas

He also added in what could possibly be the worst burn of all, that while he considered Trump a "friend" and a former campaign donor, he didn't expect him to win the elec...

Jul 27 2017

ICE arrests 114 in NY operation targeting fugitives, illegal immigrants

Sreynuon Lunn, the court concluded that 'nothing in the statutes or common law of MA authorizes court officers to make a civil arrest in these circumstances, ' " State Ho...