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by | November 16, 2018 | 13:56

Five Palestinians were martyred in renewed Israeli attacks in Gaza on Tuesday and Monday following rocket fire from the seaside territory. Gaza militants threatened another harsh response after the strike on the TV building and, according to police, more rockets landed in Ashkelon.

by | November 16, 2018 | 07:58

Speaking in Brussels, EU President Donald Tusk said EU member states would have until Tuesday next week to examine the deal and to agree the wording of a parallel political statement setting out goals for the bloc's future relations with London .

by | November 16, 2018 | 03:16

Asked if she would "accept Republican help to win the gavel", Pelosi dismissively responded , "Oh, please". Indeed, like most women her age, housing costs are a struggle for her, and she can not afford the rent on an apartment in Washington , D.C.

by | November 15, 2018 | 07:47

Its timing has raised questions since progress had been made in recent weeks toward ending months of unrest along the Gaza-Israel border, but the Israeli military said it was necessary to defend the country. A Palestinian labourer from the occupied West Bank was killed when a rocket hit a building in the Israeli city of Ashkelon. In response, the Israel Defense Forces bombed over 160 sites connected to Hamas and Islamic Jihad, including four sites the army identified as "key strategic ...

by | November 15, 2018 | 07:16

Customs and Border Protection announced it was closing four lanes at the busy San Ysidro and Otay Mesa ports of entry in San Diego, California. Border officials have added razor wire to the top and bottom of the fence near Border Field State Park that divides San Diego from Tijuana, Mexico.

by | November 15, 2018 | 06:38

While the State Department did not explicitly say whether they viewed the bases as a violation of any agreements with the USA, they simply reiterated the promise North Korean leader Kim Jong-un made during his summit with President Donald Trump - to denuclearize and end Pyeongyang's missile programs.

by | November 15, 2018 | 06:31

In their lawsuit against Broward County, Scott and the National Republican Senatorial Committee (NRSC) allege that officials there are hiding critical information about the number of votes cast and counted. "But now those ballots, as I understand it, came from valid Broward voters", said Snipes. "The lawyer who was present was not someone we had authorized to make such an objection".

by | November 15, 2018 | 06:14

Temperatures are forecast to hover around the freezing mark across Central Maryland throughout Thursday , making it hard to predict precisely where the line between icy precipitation and cold rain could develop. West southwest wind 3 to 6 miles per hour. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Highs on Monday and Tuesday will be in the mid-40s. Northwest wind around 5 miles per hour.

by | November 14, 2018 | 05:43

Actor Charlie Sheen briefly reported his father Martin missing when he was unable to get hold of him, but Martin has since confirmed he is okay. Los Angeles County Fire chief Daryl Osby told reporters of his gratitude to firefighters "who've done all they could do save tens of thousands of people's lives and thousands of people's homes".

by | November 14, 2018 | 04:51

The lawsuit demands the reinstatement of Acosta's press credentials. But a frame-by-frame comparison with an Associated Press video of the same incident shows that the one tweeted by Sanders appears to have been altered to speed up Acosta's arm movement as he touches the intern's arm, according to Abba Shapiro, an independent video producer who examined the footage at AP's request.

by | November 14, 2018 | 04:47

UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt visited Saudi Arabia on Monday as a part of his Gulf tour where he will press King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi . A representative of French intelligence listened to the audio recording and detailed information including a transcript on October 24, he added. Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu later said Le Drian was "not telling the truth" regarding recordings related to the Khashoggi ...

by | November 14, 2018 | 04:00

Mira Ricardel reports to national security adviser John Bolton, but Mrs. Trump says it's time for her to go. Wall Street Journal reporter Michael C. However, the First Lady's spokeswoman told The Hill in a statement that Melania "has a very positive relationship" with Mr Kelly , adding there "have never been any issues".

by | November 14, 2018 | 03:44

GenForward is a survey conducted by the Black Youth Project at the University of Chicago with the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research. They added the Iowa caucus-goers "who have never warmed up to her" will be defining in her bid. Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton signs copies of her new book "What Happened" during a book signing event at Barnes and Noble bookstore September 12, 2017 in New York City.

by | November 12, 2018 | 11:46

DACA is the 2012 program set up by President Obama that granted a tentative amnesty from deportation to hundreds of thousands of Dreamers - illegal immigrants who came to the U.S.as children, grew up here, and in many cases don't know their home countries.

by | November 12, 2018 | 10:41

The suspect is due to appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday. Wacker said Trinh, an Australian citizen, "was a supervisor at a farm", with Queensland's Courier Mail identifying her employer as the Berrylicious and Berry Obsession farm - one of the growers at the heart of the scare.

by | November 12, 2018 | 07:29

Dozens of wounded militia were transferred to hospitals in the provinces of Sanaa and Ibb, further inland, a source at the Hodeida military hospital told AFP . "But I think the real pressure, is actions like the announcement that the United States would no longer be providing in-air refuelling of Saudi bombers, that is an important step".

by | November 12, 2018 | 07:20

Meanwhile, a judge has ordered the county to hand over ballot records in response to a GOP lawsuit . In yet a third statewide seat - the Cabinet position of agriculture commissioner - the candidates were separated by 483 votes out of more than 8 million cast - a margin of 0.006 percent.

by | November 11, 2018 | 16:46

May's plan would see the whole United Kingdom effectively agree to remain in the customs union to help avoid a hard border with Ireland as a backstop if no other arrangement can be found. Mrs Foster told the newspaper: "The prime minister's letter raises alarm bells for those who value the integrity of our precious Union and for those who want a proper Brexit for the whole of the UK".

by | November 11, 2018 | 16:29

He also insisted Saudi Arabia step up transparency in its investigation of Khashoggi's death. Turkish president on Saturday said 15-member hit squad, who arrived at Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2, "certainly knows" who killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

by | November 11, 2018 | 16:19

Instead, Trump spent much of the day following a meeting and lunch with French President Macron at the U.S. ambassador's residence, where he was staying during events to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. That has left Macron, whose own popularity in France is at a low point, as the "last man standing", said Smith, who is now serving on an worldwide affairs fellowship at the Bosch Academy in Berlin.