• Six-day war: Israel protesters mark anniversary with demo against occupation
Six-day war: Israel protesters mark anniversary with demo against occupation

Speaking at a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the war, Prime Minister Netanyahu said Israel's seeks "a real peace" with its neighbors; "a peace that will last generations" but Israel will continue to "maintain security control over all the territory west of the Jordan (river)" with or without an agreement.

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  • Congressional ballgame to go on despite shooting
Congressional ballgame to go on despite shooting

Former US President Barack Obama and Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton speak up after a shooting at the GOP congressional baseball practice, which has left five injured. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., who has a permit to carry a gun, vowed to keep his weapon close: "On a rare occasion I'd have my gun in the glove box or something, but it's going to be...

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  • South Africa raises mine black ownership rules, mining shares hammered
South Africa raises mine black ownership rules, mining shares hammered

Implementing the charter would be a significant blow to an industry that is already struggling, Schultz said . "Those who don't have 26% will need to empower from the current percentage up to 30%", Zwane said . The black ownership matter has been a bone of contention for a number of years and the Chamber of Mines has, in the past, spoken abou...

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  • Freed US student 'brutalised' by North Korea captors, says father
Freed US student 'brutalised' by North Korea captors, says father

Rodman and Kim during his last visit in 2014 . If Kim reads the book, he might gain valuable insight into Trump. "The Totally Essential Travel Collection", along with some soap, and two autographed jerseys. Kelly Martin of the University of Cincinnati Medical Center said Thursday that Otto Warmbier is in stable condition after arriving at the hos...

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  • Washington Post says Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump
Washington Post says Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump

Former FBI Director James Comey , who testified under oath before Congress last week, indicated that he told Trump on multiple occasions that he personally was not under investigation during the Russian Federation probe. Within days of Comey's ouster, investigators began looking into Trump for obstruction of justice, The Post reported. The ...

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  • Dead gunman was open about Bernie Sanders support on social media
Dead gunman was open about Bernie Sanders support on social media

On Facebook in 2015, Hodgkinson made at least one comment about the Republican congressman he is accused of eventually attacking in person. The 66-year-old ran a home inspection business in IL. "Rep. Steve Scalise , one of the truly great people, is in very tough shape - but he is a real fighter". He said Hodgkinson's wife left for work Wedn...

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  • Special counsel Robert Mueller meets with Senate leaders
Special counsel Robert Mueller meets with Senate leaders

Trump allies are questioning the investigation, pointing to sensitive details leaking into the press and Mueller bringing on high-powered lawyers who have donated to Democratic candidates. Rosenstein said he sees no reason to fire Mueller - and Graham agreed. Trump being probed for obstructing justice, U.S. media report says. Barry Bennett, a G...

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  • Florida Rep. DeSantis: Words with gunman 'confrontational…little odd'
Florida Rep. DeSantis: Words with gunman 'confrontational…little odd'

The Alexandria Police Dept. said in a tweet that the gunman, who was also shot , is in custody and no longer a threat; reports are that the shooter was a white middle-aged man, but that's all we know so far. Representative Mo Brooks of Alabama told CNN that he caught a glimpse of the gunman, and that he was shooting near a chain link fence behin...

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  • Children thrown to safety in London
Children thrown to safety in London

When Wallden first saw the fire around 1.15am, only a small section on the right side of the building was burning. Authorities said the cause of the blaze remained unclear and is under investigation. Witness Emma told Sky News: A woman was quite high up, just above the middle, and she was screaming, 'I've got a baby, please help me get out, I c...

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  • Trump friend floats possibility of his firing special counsel in Russian probe
Trump friend floats possibility of his firing special counsel in Russian probe

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein told Rosenstein that she believes it would be "catastrophic" if special counsel Robert Mueller were fired on the orders of President Donald Trump . There also might be a claim of a "conflict of interest" because of Mueller's personal relationship through the years with Comey and possibly with numerous other...

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  • Sailor missing from US warship in Japanese waters found
Sailor missing from US warship in Japanese waters found

Navy Times reported that Mims may have hid himself in one of the engine rooms. A Navy spokesperson said the search involved the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan and the destroyers John McCain and McCampbell and covered more than 5,500 miles of ocean.

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  • Singapore ranks 7th in global innovation index
Singapore ranks 7th in global innovation index

Dutta founded the Global Innovation Index in 2007 while a professor at INSEAD. They have maintained relatively stable rankings since 2014: Malta (26th), Belgium (27th), Spain (28th), Italy (29th), Portugal (31st), Slovenia (32nd), Latvia (33rd), Slovakia (34th), Bulgaria (36th), Poland (38th), Hungary (39th), Lithuania (40th), Croatia (41st), Rom...

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  • Special Counsel Robert Mueller Will Investigate President Trump
Special Counsel Robert Mueller Will Investigate President Trump

Former FBI director James Comey testified last week that soon after he was sacked in mid-May, he asked a friend to share the contents of a memo in which he described a conversation with President Trump that Comey had found troubling.

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  • Champions Trophy 2017 | India vs Bangladesh match predictions
Champions Trophy 2017 | India vs Bangladesh match predictions

Kohli, speaking before a revitalised Pakistan clinched their place in the final with a shock eight-wicket win over England in Cardiff on Wednesday, warned: "There are no guarantees in this sport". "Yesterday we came here, we had a meeting and we thought if we won the toss we would elect to bowl first and could restrict them to 260, 270". "S...

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  • Pak welcomes Putin's offer to mediate between Delhi, Islamabad
Pak welcomes Putin's offer to mediate between Delhi, Islamabad

To a question, Nafees Zakaria said that growing activities of terrorist organizations are a matter of concerns not only for Pakistan, but for the entire world. Nafees Zakaria reiterated that people and Government of Pakistan will continue to extend their unflinching moral, political and diplomatic support to them in their struggle.

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  • Family of freed U.S. student to hold news conference
Family of freed U.S. student to hold news conference

The basketballer appeared on Celebrity Apprentice , which Trump presented, and Rodman said that the president was "a great friend for many years". And among the basketball shirts was a copy of Donald Trump's book The Art of the Deal .

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  • Sessions' Explanation for Dodging Some Questions Raises Red Flags
Sessions' Explanation for Dodging Some Questions Raises Red Flags

Heinrich said Sessions' silence Tuesday spoke volumes. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) accused Sessions of "impeding this investigation" with his refusal to answer questions about his discussions with President Donald Trump . That led the Republican Chairman to admonish them at the end of the hearing, stating they had better be prepared to testify fully ...

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  • Trump Denounces Reports Of Widening Russia Probe
Trump Denounces Reports Of Widening Russia Probe

Former FBI director is too close to his successor, James Comey , to be impartial. "I don't know, Sen". Trump creates his own version of normal. Trump's behavior in office has been disruptive, to put it mildly. "As far as hacking, I think it was Russia", Trump said, although he added: "It could have been others also".

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  • Victim of baseball practice shooting says he's lucky to be alive
Victim of baseball practice shooting says he's lucky to be alive

The alleged shooter, 66-year-old James Hodgkinson , was shot and killed by Capital Police. Scalise was in critical condition after suffering damage to internal organs, and his injuries will require additional operations, according to a MedStar Washington Hospital Center medical update late Wednesday.

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  • Man From Illinois Identified as Suspect in Virginia Baseball Practice Shooting
Man From Illinois Identified as Suspect in Virginia Baseball Practice Shooting

Two special agents with the Capitol Police were also wounded as well as a congressional staffer and a lobbyist. Authorities said five people were taken to hospitals, including Hodgkinson. "I just want to let people know that he wasn't evil", said Walsh. The senator said he was "sickened by this despicable act" and that "violence of any kind i...

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