Erdogan leads rival in tense Turkey poll

Turkish voters had for the first time cast ballots for both president and parliament in the snap polls, with Erdogan ...
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Police: 25 injured in building explosion in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — Twenty-five people were injured, four of them severely, during an explosion that destroyed an apartment building in ...
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Air strikes kill five as southern Syria assault looms

Air strikes on rebel towns in southern Syria killed five civilians and damaged two hospitals on Sunday, a monitor said, ...
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Trump Attacks Immigration Laws, Calls For Deportations Without Trials

President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on the United States' immigration
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Turkey elections: Erdogan declares victory, opposition says too early to call

Turkish President Erdogan, who faces a robust and united opposition, must secure more than 50 percent of the vote for ...
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Haredi company commander in Givati brigade?

In coming weeks new company commander appointment expected in Givati brigade's Rotem battalion from among several haredi officer candidates.

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DeVos gets cold shoulder from White House after interviews

DeVos gets cold shoulder from White House after interviewsWASHINGTON (AP) — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos got a less than ringing endorsement from the White House on Monday after a pair of uncomfortable television interviews raised questions about her commitment to help underperforming schools and support for President Donald Trump's proposal to curb school violence.


MLB's José Altuve Not Remotely Intimidated By President Trump During WH Visit

MLB's José Altuve Not Remotely Intimidated By President Trump During WH VisitTraditionally, when a U.S. professional sports team wins a championship, the president invites the team to the White House for a meet-and-greet. Some athletes have opted out of invitations to President Donald Trump’s White House because of his divisive politics. Many Philadelphia Eagles players have already said they would not be attending should the invitation be offered to the Super Bowl champs.


Trump under growing pressure on gun control after appearing to cave in to NRA

Trump under growing pressure on gun control after appearing to cave in to NRATrump’s gun control proposals, released over the weekend, was closely aligned with NRA positions. Donald Trump, who last month chided fellow Republicans for being “petrified” of the National Rifle Association (NRA), is under growing pressure after seemingly caving in to the powerful gun lobby group’s demands. The proposal was notably absent from a modest set of Trump administration plans for school safety released over the weekend, which closely aligned with NRA positions.


Lawsuit saying Home Depot tricks buyers of 4X4 lumber is deep-sixed

Lawsuit saying Home Depot tricks buyers of 4X4 lumber is deep-sixedU.S. District Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman in Chicago rejected plaintiff Mikhail Abramov’s claim that the largest U.S. home improvement retailer should be held liable for selling lumber as 4 inches thick by 4 inches wide, when the dimensions were actually 3-1/2 inches by 3-1/2 inches. While not persuaded by Atlanta-based Home Depot that the lumber’s actual size was “common knowledge,” Coleman said its labels reading “4X4-6′” would not have misled reasonable consumers.


Republicans On House Intelligence Panel Find No Collusion Between Trump Campaign, Russia

Republicans On House Intelligence Panel Find No Collusion Between Trump Campaign, RussiaRepublicans on the House Intelligence Committee say that they have completed interviews for their investigation into possible collusion between President Donald Trump’s campaign and Russians and that they have found no evidence of such scheming, according to multiple reports. “We have found no evidence of collusion, coordination, or conspiracy between the Trump campaign and the Russians,” they told reporters Monday. The Republican members of the committee concluded that although Russian President Vladimir Putin’s government did take action to interfere in the election, it did not do so with the intention of aiding Trump.