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Netanyahu Vows To Bring Home Guard From Jordan

Netanyahu Vows To Bring Home Guard From Jordan

Israel's foreign ministry failed to refer to such demands in its statement, but said the guard has diplomatic immunity, according to global conventions. Earlier in the weekend, on Friday night, three Israelis were killed in their home in the West Bank settlement of Halamish when police say a young Palestinian man breached the settlement's security fence and stabbed them to death. Read More

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Russian Federation will retaliate if sanctions are signed into law: Putin

Russian Federation will retaliate if sanctions are signed into law: Putin

Putin further said that the expulsion of Russian diplomats from the USA by the outgoing Obama administration, "the sanctions are illegal in terms of worldwide law". The White House's rhetoric on the sanctions bill echoes that surrounding the president's controversial decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement, which includes 194 countries. Read More

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Hamas irked at new European Union ruling, calls it 'unfair'

Hamas irked at new European Union ruling, calls it 'unfair'

The court said that transferring passenger data from the European Union to Canada and the possibility that the information could be shared with others "entail an interference with the fundamental right to respect for private life". "The envisaged agreement may not be concluded in its current form". The ECJ said transferring the data would "entail an interference with the fundamental right to respect for private life". Read More

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US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian boat in Persian Gulf

US Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian boat in Persian Gulf

Iran unveiled its latest air defence missiles on Saturday. The Iranian ship continued its approach and the USS Thunderbolt again sounded five short blasts, and then warning shots in front of the Iranian vessel. This is also the closest that an Iranian vessel has come to a USA ship in the Gulf in at least a year. USA officials also have not disclosed what type of weapons the crew fired. Read More

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Skrulls confirmed as villains; film set in the '90s

Skrulls confirmed as villains; film set in the '90s

Jackson will reprise his role as the eye-patch-wearing Nick Fury last seen in " Avengers: Age of Ultron" as the head of special law enforcement agency S.H.I.E.L.D. But maybe she's not standing by waiting for orders-maybe she's just physically not on Earth at all! The 90s setting and where she's been all this time since raise all sorts of interesting MCU questions, already covered well by our colleague and former Newsarama contributor Graeme McMillan here. Read More

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Indiana's unemployment rate declines to 3 percent in June

Indiana's unemployment rate declines to 3 percent in June

In June 2016, the state's unemployment rate was 5.5 percent. Bamberg County's unemployment rate for June was 7.6 percent, up from 6.7 percent in May. The number of unemployed Californians was 900,000 in June - up by 2,000 over the month, but down by 145,000 compared with June of previous year. Employment remained unchanged in the Trade, Transportation & Utilities grouping, as well as in the Manufacturing and Information sectors. Read More

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Palestinian shot dead in attempted stabbing attack in West Bank

The latest round of violence started last Friday when Palestinian Israelis attacked Israeli security guards who were standing outside Harim Asharif, the sacred compound that Jews revere as Temple Mount and Muslims as the Noble Sanctuary. Israel sealed off the site in the aftermath of the attack, saying the closure was necessary to carry out security checks . The US State Department issued a warning on Monday barring employees and their families from visiting the Temple Mount until July ... Read More

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Israeli parliament backs bill to safeguard control of Jerusalem

Israeli parliament backs bill to safeguard control of Jerusalem

Tensions have soared since Friday. At least 50 Palestinians and a police officer were injured after riots at the gates of Jerusalem's Temple Mount on Tuesday. The compound houses the al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock shrine, Islam's third holiest site after Mecca and Medina. In a shooting attack on Friday morning, three Palestinian Muslims with Israeli citizenship shot dead two Israel policemen near the gates of the compound. Read More

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Former House speaker Hastert released from prison

Former House speaker Hastert released from prison

The scandal stemmed from hush money he paid to hide sexual abuse he committed of students while he was a high school teacher and coach several decades ago. Hastert, who has diabetes, suffered a stroke before he started his prison sentence. The reentry center, or halfway house, gives inmates who are near release assistance in a "safe, structured, supervised environment", according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons website. Read More

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Minneapolis Police Shoot Woman

Minneapolis Police Shoot Woman

Although police have not released the victim's name, family of 40-year-old Justine Damond have identified her. A pair of officers responded to the area near Damond's home at around 11:30 p.m. Noor and the other officer involved are on paid administrative leave , reports say. But after Minneapolis police arrived, an officer shot and killed Ruszczyk. Read More

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Govt braces for stormy House session

Govt braces for stormy House session

Seeking to build a firewall for the government from the expected opposition attacks in Parliament , Prime Minister Narendra Modi today made it clear that states should act tough against those violating law in the name of cow protection and insisted that the issue should not be given political and communal colour. Read More

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Venezuelans overwhelmingly reject Maduro's constitutional efforts

Venezuelans overwhelmingly reject Maduro's constitutional efforts

Delegates and volunteers, many dressed in white, manned tents and tables.The authorities have refused to greenlight a vote that has been presented as an act of civil disobedience and supporters of Maduro are boycotting it. He said some media had passed off photos of government supporters participating in the practice run as if they were opposition sympathisers at their referendum event. Read More

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Cosmo DiNardo Motive: Why Were 4 Missing Pennsylvania Men Killed?

Cosmo DiNardo Motive: Why Were 4 Missing Pennsylvania Men Killed?

The identities of the other human remains found on the farm have not been released. A person, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, told the Associated Press that a co-conspirator was involved in the deaths of three of the men. Mr Finocchiaro had been missing together with Mark Sturgis, 22, and Thomas Meo, 21, since 7 July. Antonio DiNardo the father of Cosmo DiNardo gets into a SUV to be driven away from a Bucks County government building Thursday, July 13, 2017, in Doylestown, Pa. Read More

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