• Former Mossad chief says Gantz phone hack leak 'an attack on democracy'
Former Mossad chief says Gantz phone hack leak 'an attack on democracy'

On Wednesday, Netanyahu accused Gantz and his Blue and White running partner Yair Lapid of "forcefully trying to resuscitate" the submarine affair, despite it having already been investigated by police due to their "panic" over recent developments in the electoral campaign.

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  • Last ISIS stronghold in Syria liberated
Last ISIS stronghold in Syria liberated

The before/after picture shows what Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) terrorist group used to control " on election day " back in 2016 and how it lost its territory since then. Damaged cars sit in an area recently retaken by USA -backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) from ISIS terrorists in Susah, Syria, on February 16, 2019.

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  • New Zealand's Prime Minister Bans 'Military Style' Weapons, Orders Mandatory Buybacks
New Zealand's Prime Minister Bans 'Military Style' Weapons, Orders Mandatory Buybacks

Armed police have been guarding mosques around New Zealand since the attacks and police said there would be a "heightened presence" on Friday to reassure those attending weekly prayers. "We will be praying outside Al Noor", Linwood mosque Imam Lateef Alabi said of the plan. New Zealand's new reforms - which aresupportedby the leader of the coun...

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  • Israeli Forces Shoot and Kill 3 Palestinians in West Bank
Israeli Forces Shoot and Kill 3 Palestinians in West Bank

The army, however, acknowledged the incident could have been misinterpreted by troops stationed outside the West Bank city, and said it was conducting its own investigation into the death of 26-year-old Ahmed Manasra. Tensions have been high in the West Bank since a Palestinian killed an Israeli soldier and a rabbi in a stabbing and shooting attack...

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  • SDF controls ISIS tent camp in Baghouz, but no victory yet
SDF controls ISIS tent camp in Baghouz, but no victory yet

For the SDF, it would cap a four-year, US -led military campaign in which its fighters drove Islamic State from swathes of northeastern Syria, taking the city of Raqqa after a months-long battle in 2017. "He participated in more than one battle and more than one SDF campaign". The Kurdish-led force has been surprised by the number of ISIS milit...

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  • Iraq ferry sinking: almost 80 killed after overloaded vessel sinks
Iraq ferry sinking: almost 80 killed after overloaded vessel sinks

A ferry overloaded with people celebrating the Kurdish new year and Mother's Day capsized in the Tigris River near the Iraqi city of Mosul on Thursday, killing at least 83 people, including families, officials said. Security sources said five ferry workers were arrested and rescue workers were still looking for missing passengers. Images on so...

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  • Netanyahu, Trump to Meet Next Week
Netanyahu, Trump to Meet Next Week

Syria has consistently sought to regain sovereignty over the region. The Golan has occasionally been struck by missiles and other forms of fire from Syria in recent years, with Israel retaliating against Syrian and Iranian targets. Under the Trump administration, the US has repeatedly endorsed controversial Israeli positions. US and Israeli off...

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  • Stacey Abrams being debated as Biden's VP pick
Stacey Abrams being debated as Biden's VP pick

Biden's 2020 campaign as a one-time rescue mission for a beleaguered country, according to multiple party officials". Biden, 76, has led in early-state and national polls of primary voters, and could capture significant support from major Democratic donors, many of whom held off from backing other candidates while awaiting his decision.

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  • Trump blasts special counsel report because Mueller wasn't elected
Trump blasts special counsel report because Mueller wasn't elected

Though Comey clearly pushed for the special counsel's probe , he now claims that he has no preference as to what Mueller will write in a report of the 22-month-long investigation. Wednesday night, Trump tweeted out a quote from Fox Business Network's "Kennedy": "The reason we have the Special Counsel investigation is that James Comey (a dirty ...

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  • Jared Kushner used non-secure WhatsApp to contact foreign leaders, Democrat says
Jared Kushner used non-secure WhatsApp to contact foreign leaders, Democrat says

The president repeatedly denounced Clinton's use of a personal email and a private email server throughout the 2016 presidential campaign, famously inciting his supporters to chant, "Lock her up!" - a call to send his Democratic challenger to prison over her own email scandal.

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  • Trump says USA should recognize Golan Heights as part of Israel
Trump says USA should recognize Golan Heights as part of Israel

United States top diplomat Mike Pompeo planned to visit Jerusalem's Western Wall alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday in what would be a break with longstanding diplomatic practice. "It is in the hands of Israel and will always remain in the hands of Israel", he said at the time. Netanyahu has repeatedly pressed for t...

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  • Trump to host Netanyahu in White House
Trump to host Netanyahu in White House

Cummings maintained the refusal to produce any documents or witnesses "to the primary investigative committee in the House reflects a decision at the highest levels to deny congressional oversight altogether". Two weeks ago, the committee sent letters to 81 individuals and organizations, asking them to submit documents relevant to the its investig...

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  • Venezuela denounces United States determination handy over services
Venezuela denounces United States determination handy over services

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday announced that all remaining US diplomats have left Venezuela " for the time being ", as relations between the two countries continue to deteriorate. Pompeo addressed the Venezuelan people directly in a video tweet , saying the U.S.is eager to provide them desperately needed humanitarian assistance, inclu...

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  • Texas homeowner reports
Texas homeowner reports "a few" rattlesnakes under house. Removal company finds 45

A homeowner crawled underneath his north-central Texas home last week to see if he could figure out why his cable TV was acting up. The man saw just a few of the serpents and called the company to come and take them out, the post read.

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  • Utrecht gunman left letter in getaway vehicle signalling possible terrorism motive
Utrecht gunman left letter in getaway vehicle signalling possible terrorism motive

Police said in a statement late Tuesday that the 40-year-old man was arrested in the afternoon by heavily armed officers in Utrecht. A letter found in a getaway auto used by the Utrecht tram shooting suspect suggests a terror motive was behind the attack, police said on Tuesday.

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  • Bolton Warns N. Korea to Stop Missiles Testing
Bolton Warns N. Korea to Stop Missiles Testing

Speaking to B98 FM in Kansas, Pompeo said Washington aimed to reengage with Kim. The United States and accused each other of causing the breakdown of the talks in Vietnam, but both sides left the door open for future negotiations. "This poses challenges for the US goal of final, irreversible and verifiable denuclearization". "In Hanoi, on mul...

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  • 'Egg Boy' Reportedly Pledges GoFundMe Donations to Mosque Attack Victims
'Egg Boy' Reportedly Pledges GoFundMe Donations to Mosque Attack Victims

That politician, Sen. Fraser Anning , had said Friday in regard to the dozens of Muslims killed at two Christchurch mosques that they "may have been the victims today; usually they are the perpetrators". Praising a "legend": Jonah Bolden's sneakers. Simmons previously called Connolly an "Australian legend" on one of the latter's Instagram po...

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  • Justice Thomas breaks 3-year silence in oral arguments
Justice Thomas breaks 3-year silence in oral arguments

In 1986, the Supreme Court ruled "peremptory challenges" - which allow lawyers the right to strike off potential jurors without much reason - could not be made on the basis of race. His lawyers have accused long-serving Montgomery County District Attorney Doug Evans of engaging in a pattern of removing black jurors that indicates an unlawful disc...

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  • British PM Theresa May to ask European Union for short Brexit delay
British PM Theresa May to ask European Union for short Brexit delay

May reverse course and face withering criticism. With Mrs May struggling to build a majority to back deal when she brings it back to the Commons for a third time, she made an extraordinary attempt to appeal over the heads of MPs to the public to back her.

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  • National Basketball Association stars Ben Simmons and Jonah Bolden pay tribute to 'Egg Boy'
National Basketball Association stars Ben Simmons and Jonah Bolden pay tribute to 'Egg Boy'

The " Egg Boy " has since been released from custody without charges , pending further investigations. A mural of teenager Will Connolly , aka Egg Boy , has been painted over by right-wing trolls, only to be painted over again nearly immediately by anti-racism activists.

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