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Israel Says It Will Remove Metal Detectors From Jerusalem Site

This would truly be tragic - and it would be the fault of a Palestinian leadership class that is content to sacrifice its own people for media attention. Earlier in the evening heavy machinery and workers were seen heading to the entrance of the site. "These measures are neither necessary nor proportional to their purpose", Yara Jalajel, a Palestine researcher at the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies, told Al Jazeera. Read More »

Doka La impasse : China warns India, asks for Army pull back


Even as Indian and Chinese soldiers are involved in one of the longest standoffs in the Doklam area of Sikkim sector, an article in the Chinese state media, Global Times , today said there is a "bright side" of the standoff too. India has said China should withdraw troops from the trijunction for the two sides to talk. Indian analysts said China appeared to be trying to pre-empt settlement negotiations by establishing a Chinese presence in Doklam. Read More »

McCain to return to Senate Tuesday for health care vote


For now, they will have McCain for the critical health care vote and, according to close allies, he is expected to remain active in the Senate and the party. Others have also expressed concern about repealing the health care law without a replacement ready. Ron Johnson, a Republican from Wisconsin, said on Monday . Read More »

Moto 360 Camera Moto Mod detailed


It also includes 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage, with worldwide buyers getting the option of a 6GB/128GB upgrade. Now you can focus on what's most important and take professional looking photos with dual 12MP cameras, one monochrome and one color. Read More »

Trump To Scouts: Who the Hell Wants to Speak About Politics


Obama addressed the attendees of the 2010 National Jamboree in a video message. The speech was not meant to be political, especially since the vast majority of the audience is unable to vote and the Boy Scouts Organization shuns hints of political endorsement. Read More »

And weird: Outpouring of support for McCain comes from far


Standing on a stage with families who he said had been hurt by President Barack Obama's signature domestic achievement, popularly known as Obamacare, Trump said, "Any senator who votes against starting debate is telling America that you are fine with the Obamacare nightmare". Read More »

Trump calls Obamacare "death", urges overhaul — The Latest


President Trump took to Twitter late Monday to ask if The Washington Post is a "lobbyist weapon" for Amazon. When John McCain lost the Presidential election in November 2008, his concession speech was an exceptional acknowledgement of an historic election, and its symbolic importance to African American people. Read More »

GOP was looking for no-consequence health vote


American political and cultural philosophies have always embodied a tension between the rugged individual personified by the movie version of John Wayne versus the more communitarian vision of social justice represented by Dorothy Day. No one had more to lose from sticking with the forced march toward passage of Obamacare than Nancy Pelosi, and yet no one was as devoted to the cause. Read More »

Poland's President Decides To Veto Controversial Judicial Reform Bills


The country's president has vetoed two bills that would've reined in its Supreme Court . Prime Minister Beata Szydlo said her government wouldn't "submit to pressure" to back off and Mr Duda's rejection of the laws had only slowed down changes she insists are necessary to what she says is an unaccountable judiciary . Read More »

Spieth a huge chalk favorite after epic Moving Day at The Open


But now Spieth, who had hit his drive on No. 13 almost 100 yards right, was playing the best golf of his life at Royal Birkdale. Before the 2017 Masters , Brady joined Spieth on the course for a round at Augusta. "My last goal now is to try to complete a career grand slam". "It's crushing. It hurts", said Kuchar . Spieth had an easy tap-in putt on 18 to become the youngest American to win tournament and went 5-under on the final par on the last five holes . Read More »

Campaign for Jerusalem begins after Palestine freezes contacts with Israel

The UN Security Council plans to discuss the unrest on Monday. The violence took place in Jerusalem's Old City, home to sacred sites for Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Details of what happened were unclear. The incident is bound to further inflame Jordanian public opinion against Israel and complicate efforts to defuse tensions over a contested Jerusalem shrine. Read More »

Lingering Questions We Have From Last Night's 'Game of Thrones'


Well, Jon Snow knows nothing. Here is what the official synopsis says about the upcoming episode. " Jon should have listened to Sansa ". There exists a possible timeline in which Daenerys realizes it is now time to stop listening to the "clever men" who surround her and start listening to Olenna Tyrell's ( Diana Rigg ) prudent advice. Read More »

1 killed, 2 injured in shooting at Israeli embassy

Jordan is now refusing to allow the wounded guard to leave for Israel, despite his diplomatic immunity. A police statement said the man was shot. Although the Mashaal affair could be seen as more serious because it was clearly an Israeli initiative, Ben David said the embassy incident might be more serious since two Jordanians are dead, whereas Mashaal was saved by Ben David's antidote. Read More »

What Trump's team is saying on pardons


The latest attendee to emerge is a man who works for a Russian oligarch. Collins said the Senate Intelligence Committee will follow any credible allegation in its investigation but so far it is not clear whether the allegation is credible. Read More »

After 32-years, Microsoft To End Support For Paint

Windows released an updated spinoff of its original program called Paint 3D previous year, which incorporated elements of the original program combined with another program 3D Builder . While it's not in the removed camp, Paint has been branded by the "depreceated" brush, meaning that it's likely to be canned in a sunsequent iteration of Windows. Read More »

England women Beats Indian by 9 runs


She had a good spell, scoring 51 off 80 balls but she fell to Alex Hartley with Beaumont taking her wicket . We know the pressure we play world cup finals with and that came to help us today. West Indies were the only team to be dismissed under 50 runs in the recently concluded Women's World Cup . But from there on, it was all about India as Punam Raut struck a magnificent half-century to take Women in Blue closer to the target. Read More »

How Anthony Scaramucci Is Revamping The White House Press Office


Trump's tweets , and Scaramucci's defense of them, follow a report Thursday by The Washington Post citing sources that said Trump has asked his legal advisers about his authority to pardon aides, family members and himself as the Justice Department presses ahead with its probe into the Trump campaign's ties with Russian Federation. Read More »

Trump warns of 'repercussions' of healthcare failure


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell postponed consideration of a GOP bill again this week after it fell short of the number of votes needed to pass. Additionally, she cited a provision in the House-passed healthcare overhaul known as the "Buffalo Bailout" because it permitted the federal government to redirect how it would disperse Medicaid funds specifically in NY. Read More »

CBO: 22M would lose insurance under GOP health care bill


He needs 50 senators to vote "yes" on a motion to proceed to the bill. McConnell is focused first on getting the votes he needs to clear a critical, procedural hurdle to begin debating any health care legislation. That's because Republican Sen. John McCain announced he would undergoing surgery and away from Washington this week. "I intend to keep my promise and I know you will too", he added . Read More »

Health care bill set for vote faces uphill climb


Until that changes, Republicans can expect their efforts to address the USA health care system to end badly. The votes right now aren't there for anything, including the motion to proceed . The consensus favorite at any given time is fluid. The Senate is slated to take a procedural vote to repeal Obamacare next week, despite GOP lawmakers' uncertainty on what the final legislation is going to look like. Read More »

As the Russia Investigation Heightens, Trump Suggests Pardoning Himself


Trump has long criticized leaks about the investigation and has urged authorities to prosecute leakers. Franken said , " Jeff Sessions saying that he had not met with Russians during the campaign". "We serve him right now", Sessions said. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Thursday said Trump "clearly" has confidence in Sessions "or he would not be the attorney general". Read More »

UN Security Council to Have Emergency Meeting on Israel, Palestinians


A video posted on social media by the video agency Ruptly showed a group of young men laying an Israeli flag on the street and enthusiastically stomping on it while a small contingent of police tried to push them away. Al Jazeera, the independent news channel in the Arab world, reported that following the incident, Israeli police cleared the Al-Aqsa Mosque and closed it to the public. Read More »

Jordan Spieth completes remarkable home run to win Open

Spieth built up more momentum from there, going birdie, eagle, birdie, birdie and hitting par on the 18th hole. The young Texan was in the midst of a monumental collapse Sunday in the 146th British Open that was reminiscent of the calamity he produced in the 2016 Masters, when he blew a five-shot lead with nine holes to play. Read More »

Trump slams Washington Post, others in Twitter rant


Lawyer Jay Sekulow was talking to reporters after an appearance at the Western Conservative Summit in Denver on Saturday. Two days after reports that President Donald Trump had been asking his advisers about the extent of his presidential pardon powers emerged, the president took to Twitter in one of his characteristic early-morning tweetstorms to assert his "complete power to pardon". Read More »

Three Palestinians killed in soaring Jerusalem violence

After it began in East Jerusalem , the clashes have spread to the occupied west bank where, according to the israeli army, 3000 Palestinians gathered in several points, the most violent fighting taking place in Qalandya near Ramallah, and in Hebron, in the south of the palestinian territory. Read More »

Chelsea a step ahead of Arsenal


He is young and can improve a lot. "You have to be completely 100 per cent committed and they paid for every mistake". Chelsea have made contact with Inter Milan over the signing of Antonio Candreva and the £23m-rated winger is keen on making a move to west London , according to a report in the Express . Read More »

The Open: Branden Grace shoots 62 to make golf history

Japan's world number two Hideki Matsuyama and Branden Grace of South Africa are both four-under with the latter fresh from becoming the first player ever to shoot a round of 62 in a major championship on Saturday. Grace, who made the cut by one shot, finished at 4-under 206. He's led going into Sunday in five majors, and he's won with the Sunday lead in eight of 13 tournaments overall. Read More »

British Open: Spieth takes 3-shot lead into final round

Grace added: "It's special, it really is". Kuchar felt a similar sentiment. "It was just a neat moment", Kuchar said. Beginning the day 10 strokes adrift of Spieth, Grace rolled in from 15ft at the first and followed a birdie at the fourth with a two-putt gain at the par-five next. Read More »

Chris Froome Set To Win His Fourth Tour De France Title Sunday


Australian Michael Matthews's versatility earned him the green jersey for the points classification , helped by the fact that world champion Peter Sagan was kicked out of the race after elbowing Mark Cavendish in a sprint finish. The Team Sky rider could not capture yesterday's individual time trial through the streets of Marseille , making him only the Tour's seventh outright victor without a single stage victory en route to Paris. Read More »