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Reporters barred from China event seeking investment in Kushner project

A Kushner family pitch for Chinese investors to help finance the planned One Journal Square towers is once again putting a spotlight on potential conflicts of i...


Israeli ministers back proposed law demoting Arabic language

The legislation is created to be enshrined in Israel's Basic Law , regarded as the closest approximation in Israel to a constitution. Hebrew and Arabic are I...


France's Le Pen says the people revolting against the elite

Le Pen's father, Jean-Marie, made it to the second round against Jacques Chirac in 2002 and was crushed. The move comes just a day after she reached the secon...


Men, One Skyscraper And A Conflict-Of-Interest Concern In Foreign Policy

Nearly none of the priorities that President Donald Trump put forth in his America First budget blueprint were in the bill, including funding for a wall on ...


Australian health care system better than US

Trump tried to clarify the remark on Friday. Turnbull said he did not discuss with Trump any changes to Australia's military commitment in the Middle East dur...


Senator: FBI Director James Comey 'as popular as cholera' right now

In an interview Tuesday she said more pointedly, "The reason, I believe, we lost [the election] were the intervening events in the last ten days". Democratic an...


Hamas says Ismail Haniyeh chosen as Islamic group's leader

Haniya, 53, from the Shati refugee camp in Gaza City, is expected to move to Qatar. Islamic Jihad's deputy leader, Ziad al-Nakhala said his movement rejects...


Most Trump voters still back President despite abysmal approval rating, survey shows

While only about 37 percent of young voters a year ago claimed to identify as Democrats, about 55 percent of young people who voted last November supported Demo...


Le Pen speech plagiarism 'a wink to former candidate Fillon'

There were five arrests in all. The annual gathering is to celebrate workers' rights but this year was also used as a clarion call to block Marine Le Pen , t...


Afghan firing in Torkham hours after nine martyred, 46 wounded in Chaman

At least six people have been killed and 24 others injured in clashes between Afghan and Pakistani forces near the Chaman border crossing, officials say. Islama...


Cyclone Donna causes destruction as it moves across Vanuatu

They've issued a Red Alert for Torba Province, which is made up of around 15 islands in the Torres Islands and Banks Islands groups and has a population of arou...


Rashford rocket gives United away win in Europa semi

The away goal could prove crucial ahead of next week's return fixture at Old Trafford , where the Spanish side face an uphill battle to progress from their fir...


Netanyahu Welcomes Trump's Aspiration for Israel-Palestine Reconciliation

He is giving Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, carte blanche to do as he pleases. The Netanyahu government, like those before it, have expanded settle...


Sen. Schatz: TrumpCare Would Strip Health Insurance From 24M

States used fees and taxes to make up the difference, and states sometimes made it more hard to some to qualify for care. We can not ignore this problem. When a...


Federal Bureau of Investigation chief tells Graham that Russian Federation is still involved in United States politics

And the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's actions seemed questionable when 10 days after the original letter, and just two days before the election , ...


Trump calls court's sanctuary ruling ridiculous

Trump and his attorney general have disparaged federal judges who have ruled against the administration. Wednesday morning, de Blasio said on Twitter that ...


Trump warns North Korea's missiles will get better

Japan's helicopter carrier Izumo departs Yokosuka port on Monday, May 1, 2017, amid rising tension following missiles tests by North Korea. Tillerson, in a U....


Israel suspected after missile strike at military base near Damascus airport

He said he heard the roar of jets in the distance. Syrian state news agency Sana said several missiles had been fired at a military site south-west of the...


North Korea test-fires ballistic missile in defiance of world pressure

The sub has since departed but neither the U.S. nor the South Korean military would confirm its movements. Pyongyang's show of defiance, at a time when its mi...


$61 million set to be approved for Trump family security

That could change this week when the president attends an event on the U.S.S. The native New Yorker, whose image for decades was interwoven with his brash hom...


French campaign revs up with rival rallies, May Day marches

Polls consider Mr Macron the front-runner, but the race has been exceptionally unpredictable. On 1 May Le Pen, the French presidential candidate of the Natio...


Putin Denies Russia Meddled in US Presidential Election

The Kremlin also stated that the two leaders hope to schedule a meeting for the first time in conjunction with the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg on July 7-8...


Setting aside human rights, Trump courts Asian leaders

When Duterte called Trump to congratulate him on winning the election, Trump reportedly wished him "success" in his crackdown. And Mara, how is the White Ho...


Trump wrong about Andrew Jackson's 'big heart'

Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord tried to defend President Donald Trump's historically illiterate comments about Andrew Jackson and the Civil War on Tuesday, but ...


Brexit gets nasty as EU accuses Britain of unrealistic aims

Singham, a veteran trade negotiator who advised Mitt Romney's U.S. election campaign in 2012, added that this will only accelerate a transfer of negotiating pow...


Grangemouth evacuated: Gas leak it British oil refinery in Falkirk, Scotland

Local man David Goulding tweeted to say: "Our kids in Grangemouth High and Beancross Primary being kept indoors over lunch". Ineos, who run the site, issued a...


Trump won't get House OK of health bill before his 100th day

Lawmakers are hoping that a stopgap measure will provide congressional leadership more time to negotiate a larger funding bill. "We've now made progress on bo...


Clashes in France during May Day marches

Addressing voters from the right and the left who chose other candidates in the election's first round, he said he is fighting to defeat Le Pen in Sunday's runo...


Is Justin Bieber dating actress Hailee Steinfeld?

No word from Camp Bieber on this yet, though, so we'll just have to wait until they make it Insta-official. The publication alleges that Justin and Hailee ...


Turkey threatens further strikes on US-allied Syrian Kurds

Erdogan's comments come ahead of a meeting with President Donald Trump on May 16 in the United States , their first face-to-face summit since the American le...