Pompeo to visit Israel, meet Netanyahu next week

Pompeo - who is considered a hawk supportive of Netanyahu's positions on Iran - was confirmed as Trump's secretary of ...
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32nd anniversary of Chernobyl nuclear disaster

Chernobyl nuclear power plant 32 years after the world's worst nuclear accident spread radioactive fallout across Europe in 1986, particularly ...
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Anti-draft radical chased out of top yeshiva with tear gas, eggs

Students at prominent Kol Torah yeshiva infuriated after Yerushalmi Faction member visits, chase him out with eggs and tear gas.

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ANALYSIS: ISIS announces new strategy in Middle East

Resurgent ISIS is gaining a foothold in Iraq, Egypt and Southeast Asia, and putting Israel on hold for now.

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Russia says its witnesses discredit alleged chemical attack in Syria

Russia says witnesses disprove the alleged gas attack, but the UK calls it a 'despicable stunt' ...
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One student killed, three wounded in University of Texas stabbings

One student killed, three wounded in University of Texas stabbingsA man thought to be enrolled at the University of Texas went on a stabbing spree with a large hunting knife at the school’s Austin campus on Monday, killing one student and wounding three others also believed to be students, police said. The suspect, identified as Kendrex White, was apprehended about two minutes after campus police received reports of the attack on the school’s main grounds. “I don’t know what his motivation is,” University of Texas at Austin Police Chief David Carter told a news conference.


Democrats save arts funding for NPR and PBS from Donald Trump

Democrats save arts funding for NPR and PBS from Donald TrumpDemocrats have saved arts funding under threat from Donald Trump, including money for the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) and National Public Radio (NPR). Both houses of congress are expected to vote on the spending bill to keep the government funded for the current fiscal year this week before it goes to Mr Trump for his signature. This spending bill is really more of a temporary reprieve.