Abbas to Erdogan: ‘Palestine’ supports you

PA chairman expresses support for Turkey in its crisis with the United States.

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Former CIA chief: I will not be silenced

John Brennan says he will not be silenced after President Donald Trump revokes his security clearance.

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Trump and Putin agree that Iran needs to pull out of Syria, says U.S. official

The agreement comes ahead of an upcoming meeting between Trump's national security adviser and senior Russian officials ...
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Family vacation turns into mourning

40-year-old haredi man suffers heart attack and dies while on vacation with family in Egypt.

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Trump: We will pay Turkey nothing

Trump blasts Turkey as tensions continue over imprisonment of American pastor.

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Pope says on side of victims of US 'predator' priests

Pope Francis is on the side of victims of more than 300 "predator" priests in the United States who are ...
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Gun control activists flock to Brooklyn Bridge to demand tougher regulations on weapons

Gun control activists flock to Brooklyn Bridge to demand tougher regulations on weaponsThousands of young gun control activists have converged on New York’s Brooklyn Bridge, marching across the iconic structure in the latest effort to press for tougher regulations on weapons. Youth Over Guns, a gun violence prevention organisation in New York, organised the event, which attracted campaigners from the across the city, the state and beyond. The group teamed up with March for Our Lives, the student-led organisation formed in the aftermath of the Parkland high school shooting in February that left 17 people dead.


New Mexico, Colorado wildfires force hundreds to evacuate

New Mexico, Colorado wildfires force hundreds to evacuateThe two fires, about 250 miles (400 km) apart in the drought-parched Four Corners region of the Southwestern United States, have consumed almost 30,000 acres (12,000 hectares)between them, officials said. The larger of the two, the so-called Ute Park Fire in Colfax County, New Mexico, was zero percent contained after scorching nearly 28,000 acres by Saturday near Cimarron, a town of about 1,100 people northeast of Santa Fe, according to a bulletin on the New Mexico Fire Information website. About 300 homes were threatened in Cimarron, where officials issued a mandatory evacuation on Friday.


Two climbers die after falling from El Capitan

Two climbers die after falling from El CapitanTwo climbers died this morning after falling from El Capitan.
Yosemite National Park officials have confirmed that two climbers fell while climbing the Freeblast Route, on El Capitan inside Yosemite National Park this morning at 8:15 A.M.