Palestinian man killed by Israeli army fire in West Bank clashes, medics say

Over the weekend, 2 Palestinians were killed and over 176 injured in protests ...
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Hamas leaders barred from ‘humanitarian visits’ to Israel

Israeli government orders Hamas leaders, their families barred from entering Israel for medical treatment, other 'humanitarian' needs.

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Watch: Netanyahu, PM Modi address India-Israel Business Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu attend India-Israel Business Summit in New Delhi.

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Yesh Atid brings security hawk on board

Ram Ben-Barak, former Mossad dep. chief and Director of Intelligence and Strategic Affairs ministries, joins Yesh Atid party.

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Netanyahu: Abbas revealed the truth about the conflict and did Israel a service

Speaking to reporters in India, Netanyahu says he supports economic relief for Gaza; on Iran, Netanyahu warns West: Last chance ...
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Philippine online news site critical of Duterte ordered shut

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine securities commission has revoked the registration of an online news outfit known for its ...
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President Trump's post-campaign rally in Melbourne, Fla.

President Trump's post-campaign rally in Melbourne, Fla.After weeks of negative press, controversies and missteps, Donald Trump is going back to where he’s comfortable: the campaign trail.The president will hold a “Making America Great Again” rally at 5:20 p.m. Saturday from Orlando Melbourne International Airport in Melbourne, Florida, just up the coast from his Mar-a-Lago retreat, where he is spending the weekend.  Trump has mostly stuck to Twitter to disseminate his thoughts since taking office, content to allow surrogates such as Kellyanne Conway, Vice President Mike Pence, senior adviser Stephen Miller and press secretary Sean Spicer to make his case on TV and before the media. See more news-related photo galleries and follow us on Yahoo News Photo Tumblr


Plaintiff in landmark US abortion case Roe v. Wade dies

Plaintiff in landmark US abortion case Roe v. Wade diesNorma McCorvey, the plaintiff in the case that led to the Supreme Court’s landmark Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion in the United States in 1973, died Saturday. McCorvey was known as “Jane Roe” in the case as she fought for the constitutional right to an abortion, a hot-button social issue that has divided the American public roughly in half for decades.


Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69

Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69McCorvey died on Saturday morning of heart failure at an assisted living home in Katy, Texas, Joshua Prager, a journalist who is writing a book about the decision, said in an email. A reluctant hero of the abortion-rights movement, McCorvey put her courtroom pseudonym fully behind her in the 1980s when she lent her name to supporters of women’s rights.


U.S. inquiries into Russian election hacking include three FBI probes

U.S. inquiries into Russian election hacking include three FBI probesBy Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is pursuing at least three separate probes relating to alleged Russian hacking of the U.S. presidential elections, according to five current and former government officials with direct knowledge of the situation. While the fact that the FBI is investigating had been reported previously by the New York Times and other media, these officials shed new light on both the precise number of inquires and their focus. The FBI’s Pittsburgh field office, which runs many cyber security investigations, is trying to identify the people behind breaches of the Democratic National Committee’s computer systems, the officials said.