Manchester bomber identified as local man of Libyan descent

A fundraiser set up to support the families of the victims killed and those injured in the Manchester terror attack has smashed its target of £1,000,000. The last time the country deployed troops was in 2003 in reaction to a plot by a suspected al Qaeda cell to bring down a British airliner. Britain's defense ministry says the changing of the guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace has been cancelled so that police officers can be re-deployed in the wake of the Manchester concert attack.

Trump proposes massive cuts to food stamp program

Those cuts go on top of the repeal of Obamacare's expansion of the program to 14 million people and amount to, by decade's end, an nearly 25 percent cut from present projections. All federal programs should be continually evaluated for effectiveness and affordability, and that must include Social Security and Medicare , regardless of the politics.

Turkey attacks United States over 'aggressive' action against Turkish bodyguards

Turkey attacks United States over 'aggressive' action against Turkish bodyguards

Brunson pastors at İzmir Resurrection Church and was previously accused of having links to what the Turkish government calls the Fethullahist Terror Organization (FETO), a name that refers to people who follow Gulen, a Pennsylvania-based preacher who denies Turkey's accusations that he masterminded the coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan last July.

President Trump arrives in Jerusalem

The U.S. considers the status of Jerusalem unresolved and subject to negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians. Longtime associates of both Donald and Melania Trump told Politico that the first lady is concerned about how the two are portrayed by the media.

Zika spread secrets tracked through new gene sequencing study

Zika spread secrets tracked through new gene sequencing study

A team of global scientists has made a genetic breakthrough that will help in tackling the deadly Zika virus. They are "aggressive human biters" that can spread several viruses, including chikungunya, dengue, along with Zika and West Nile. "It's not a one-off event". Local transmission of Zika wasn't confirmed in Miami until late July. Another 4,830 cases were reported across the US last year, but all of those were travel-related infections, meaning people acquired the virus while visiting ...

In Jerusalem and Bethlehem, Parsing What Trump Left Unsaid

But Palestine refused the offer, and countered with a significantly smaller land swap, which was in turn rejected by the Israelis . Erel Margalit, a member of parliament from the opposition Labor Party, called Trump's visit "a missed opportunity of historic proportions".