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Ex-Israeli minister charged with spying for Iran

Ex-Israeli minister charged with spying for Iran

Segev, who in recent years has resided in Nigeria, moved to Equatorial Guinea in May. In a statement, the Shin Bet said that the Jerusalem District Prosecutor's Office submitted charges against Se...

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Gaza fires 30 rockets into Israeli territory

Gaza fires 30 rockets into Israeli territory

The army blamed Hamas for the rocket fire adding that they are "responsible for everything that transpires in the Gaza Strip and will bear the consequences for deliberately targeting its terror at I...

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In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

However, the Trump administration's zero tolerance policy of prosecuting all illegal border crossings has caused an increased number of these separations. Speaker Paul Ryan told reporters th...

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Anger grows over separation of immigrant parents and kids at USA border

Anger grows over separation of immigrant parents and kids at USA border

While the order would keep families together, it is unclear how officials will be able to navigate the legal constraints on the appropriate treatment of children under government custody , according ...

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(Updated) NZ Prime Minister enters hospital for birth of first child

(Updated) NZ Prime Minister enters hospital for birth of first child

Deputy Winston Peters is now acting prime minister while Ardern takes six weeks of maternity leave. Right as I type this, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is doing the significantly...

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Along With Lava, Hawaii Volcano Spews Gems

Along With Lava, Hawaii Volcano Spews Gems

The month-long eruption now covers more than 5,900-acres, a little more than nine square miles. Fissures 16 and 18 are oozing lava , while fissure 6 appeared as an orange glow with mild spattering ...

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Dozens missing after ferry sinks in Indonesia's Lake Toba

Dozens missing after ferry sinks in Indonesia's Lake Toba

The 1,145-square kilometer (440-square mile) Lake Toba , formed out of an ancient super volcano, is a popular sightseeing destination on the island of Sumatra. "But constrained high waves and weather...

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US slams rights groups, says aided its withdrawal from UN body

US slams rights groups, says aided its withdrawal from UN body

They've failed to condemn the likes of Chechnya or even Zimbabwe, not current council members, so what's the point of this body which employs truckloads of functionaries in the ultra expensive capital...

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18 - Rob's Monday (Tropical Moisture flow) Morning Forecast

18 - Rob's Monday (Tropical Moisture flow) Morning Forecast

Throughout the rest of the week, the rain chances will stick around, with the best chances being on Tuesday . The summer solstice is Thursday morning at 5:07 and it will feel like summer during the...

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"I'm going to be signing an executive order" on family separation

But many migrants tell bad stories of terror by gangs and smugglers, Kerlikowske said. " President Trump could stop these forcible separations with one phone call to the Department of Homeland ...

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Texas deputy charged with sexual assault of undocumented immigrant's child

Texas deputy charged with sexual assault of undocumented immigrant's child

At a press briefing , Sheriff Javier Salazar called the allegations "quite frankly, heartbreaking, disturbing, disgusting, infuriating - all at the same time". In spite of her fears, the mother repor...

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MSNBC Panel Argues That Obama Separated Immigrant Families, Too

Walsh laid into President Trump yesterday, saying he was "an embarrassment as a father". Why are these bills being called on Thursday? That petition drive was nearly successful, falling only two s...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Peter Strzok escorted from Washington building amid conduct probe

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Peter Strzok escorted from Washington building amid conduct probe

No he's not", Strzok responded. If Strzok were to testify publicly, the hearing could be explosive, perhaps exposing new details about investigators' thinking on some of the FBI's most high-profil...

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Palestinians killed by Israel since March 30

Palestinians killed by Israel since March 30

A Palestinian was killed on Monday when a part of Israel's fortifications on the Gaza border blew up as he tampered with it, the Israeli military said. Last week, the UN General Assembly passed a...

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Hogan Pulling Maryland National Guard From U.S. Border

United States immigration officials say 2,342 children have been separated from 2,206 parents from 5 May to 9 June. But advocates say it's not that simple. "Of the 12,000 children, 10,000 are being ...

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Federation Internationale de Football Association fan carves miniature World Cup trophy on chalk

Federation Internationale de Football Association fan carves miniature World Cup trophy on chalk

Blatter was also highly critical of the bidding process for the 2026 World Cup - awarded to the joint bid from U.S.A, Canada and Mexico - in which each nation's choice was made public for the first ...

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Backlash against border policy grows, but furor could help Trump in midterms

Backlash against border policy grows, but furor could help Trump in midterms

He praised a few GOP lawmakers by name for defending him on TV, according to one Republican in the room. While at least nine other governors have curtailed their guards' involvement in the border ...

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Maddow breaks down reading AP story on 'tender age' shelters

Maddow breaks down reading AP story on 'tender age' shelters

During The Rachel Maddow Show on Tuesday evening, Maddow broke down while reading an Associated Press report on southern USA border shelters that are detaining children under the age of 13 after t...

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Lewandowski dismisses story of child with Down syndrome separated from mother

Lewandowski dismisses story of child with Down syndrome separated from mother

Despite being fired from the Trump campaign in 2016, Lewandowski appears to have regained the president's approval. Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski raised eyebrows on Tuesday night...

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One dead after van hits people at music festival in the Netherlands

One dead after van hits people at music festival in the Netherlands

The three-day concert, which is traditionally attended by tens of thousands of music fans, ended late Sunday with a performance by Bruno Mars . It is not yet known whether the crash was an accident...

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Afghanistan peace marchers reach Kabul, 'tired of war'

Afghanistan peace marchers reach Kabul, 'tired of war'

American forces and NATO's non-combatant Resolute Support in Afghanistan welcomed an extension of the cease-fire by Ghani and his offer to begin peace talks with the Taliban. An Afghan official says a...

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Zero tolerance policy to affect RGV respite center that helps immigrant families

The issue boiled over Tuesday at a House hearing on an unrelated subject, when protestors with babies briefly shut down proceedings. The Republican-controlled Congress is under pressure to curb th...

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Jeff Sessions hails 'Anglo-American' history of US sheriffs

Jeff Sessions hails 'Anglo-American' history of US sheriffs

Sessions announced in April undocumented immigrants, including those seeing asylum, would be prosecuted for illegally crossing the border as part of a new "zero tolerance" immigration policy . Th...

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Grieve denies Tory Brexit rebels could bring down Government

Grieve denies Tory Brexit rebels could bring down Government

The vote sends the thorny issue back to the Commons as part of a further round of parliamentary "ping pong" - with MPs expected to debate it on Wednesday. Last week, the prime minister avoided defeat ...

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India Hits Back With Tariffs On 30 US Products, Including Premium Bikes

India Hits Back With Tariffs On 30 US Products, Including Premium Bikes

This is in response to the Trump administration's decision to levy 25% duty on imports of steel and of 10% on imports of aluminium. India notified the World Trade Organisation (WTO) of its decision to...

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BJP sacrifices Kashmir for 'Mission 2019'

BJP sacrifices Kashmir for 'Mission 2019'

Soon after the announcement Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti handed in her resignation , prompting the way for Governor's Rule, which the BJP favours. The Jammu and Kashmir government has collapsed an...

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China targets soybeans, electric cars, whiskey in retaliatory tariffs

China targets soybeans, electric cars, whiskey in retaliatory tariffs

Park Won-gon, a security expert at South Korea's Handong Global University, stated recently, " China may think that reconciliation between the USA and North Korea could lead to a reduction in its inf...

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Falling German crime stats

Falling German crime stats "speak for themselves"

The sharp escalation of tensions between Merkel and her long-time Bavarian allies came with European Union nations once again at loggerheads over immigration, triggered by Italy's refusal this month...

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Israel strikes launchers of burning kites from Gaza Strip

Israel strikes launchers of burning kites from Gaza Strip

There were no immediate reports of any damage or injuries on either side of the border. The Israel Democracy Institute, a liberal think-tank, said the bill s ambiguous wording could prevent anyone...

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Canada Has Just Passed a Landmark Bill Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

Canada Has Just Passed a Landmark Bill Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

While nine USA states and the capital Washington have legalised recreational use of the drug, Canada will be the first G7 Country to do so. Home Secretary Sajid Javid has declared it is "time to re...

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Melania Trump enters debate over separation of migrant families

Melania Trump enters debate over separation of migrant families

What is this zero tolerance policy? The reason this is happening is a "zero tolerance" policy put into place by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to deter illegal immigration . immoral ..." Under the...

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At Least 5 Dead After SUV Carrying Illegal Immigrants Crashes - Timothy Meads

At Least 5 Dead After SUV Carrying Illegal Immigrants Crashes - Timothy Meads

The driver was rushed to a hospital and the passenger is now in custody. "I can go home with my auntie, at least", the girl said, proudly explaining that she memorized it. Sanders' comments came w...

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Epileptic boy's mother celebrates as Home Office grants licence for cannabis oil

Epileptic boy's mother celebrates as Home Office grants licence for cannabis oil

Charlotte Caldwell tried to bring the medication into Heathrow Airport in a last-ditch effort to treat her 12-year-old son Billy, but it was removed by border officials. Ms Caldwell said Billy had bac...

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United States leaves ‘hypocritical’ UN Human Rights Council, citing China and Israel

United States leaves ‘hypocritical’ UN Human Rights Council, citing China and Israel

Many believed it was 17 months that the United Nations didn't deserve. United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein on Monday called on Washington to halt its " unconscionable " polic...

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'You have to take the children away'

What we're missing is a conductor". "The president is trying set this trap in the public mind that somehow there is a law requiring him to do this and Congress can undo it", said Senator Chris V...

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Macedonia signs name change deal with Greece

Macedonia signs name change deal with Greece

Kocijancic said the FYROM name will remain until the agreement has been ratified by both countries. Greece, its southern neighbor, has a northern province called Macedonia that was the cradle of i...

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UK Government Details New Medical Cannabis Plans

UK Government Details New Medical Cannabis Plans

Britain said on Tuesday it had no intention of legalizing cannabis after a former leader of Prime Minister Theresa May's party said the government had "irreversibly lost" the battle to drive the drug ...

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Greece, Macedonia Sign Historic Deal To End Name Dispute

Greece, Macedonia Sign Historic Deal To End Name Dispute

The accord still has to be approved by both countries' parliaments and pass in a referendum in Macedonia. The UN representative for the naming dispute, Matthew Nimetz and the European Commissioner for...

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Donald Trump threatens almost all imports from China as Beijing fires back

Donald Trump threatens almost all imports from China as Beijing fires back

Trump said he has an "excellent relationship" with Xi, "but the United States will no longer be taken advantage of on trade by China and other countries in the world". "Rather than altering those pra...

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Attorneys General Call On Trump To End Family Separation Policy

Attorneys General Call On Trump To End Family Separation Policy

The letter repeatedly refers to the policy as being at the sole discretion of Sessions, not the result of an unavoidable law, as the Trump administration has been repeating in a lie to the American pe...

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