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Hamas Chief Urges Unified Palestinian Leadership of Violence

Hamas Chief Urges Unified Palestinian Leadership of Violence

Only thanks to Palestinian Media Watch, an Israel-based group that monitors Palestinian media, did the truth emerge. One of the most memorable images of the current Israeli-Palestinian confrontations shows a young Palestinian lawyer in dark shades, a suit and formal legal robe as he kicks away an Israeli tear gas canister, his legs flying high above billowing white gas.


Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche facing new EPA emissions accusations over 3.0L

Volkswagen, Audi, and Porsche facing new EPA emissions accusations over 3.0L

VW has acknowledged that almost 11 million of its smaller diesel cars worldwide have "defeat device" software installed on them. Expressing his "irritation" with one of Germany's biggest employers, transport minister Alexander Dobrindt said all current models sold under the VW, Audi, Skoda and Seat brands - with both diesel and petrol engines - would be tested for carbon dioxide and nitrogen dioxide emissions.


Titans' Kendall Wright: Won't play Sunday

Titans' Kendall Wright: Won't play Sunday

We break down the fantasy implications. Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota practiced for the 3rd straight day and can begin Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.Titans interim coach Mike Mularkey formally announced after Friday.'s practice in that Mariota will get the beginning.


Range Rover Evoque Convertible breaks cover (48 Photos, 9 Videos)

Range Rover Evoque Convertible breaks cover (48 Photos, 9 Videos)

This is a vehicle that will mainly be used in the city but it can be taken off-road as well. If, however, the sophisticated looks and solid drivetrain of the Evoque Coupe are any indication of market acceptance, we can expect that the Evoque Convertible will find a small but well-heeled following.


House Passes Transportation Bill; Woodall Appointed to Conference Committee

House Passes Transportation Bill; Woodall Appointed to Conference Committee

The bill Provide $350 billion in contract authority over the 2015-2021 period for infrastructure projects. "It cuts waste. It prioritizes good infrastructure". The House and Senate must now reconcile their respective versions of the bill, which differ in details. Most of the "no" votes came from hard-line conservative Republicans who were angered that the bill was not fully paid for and also that it included a provision to reopen the federal Export-Import Bank.


Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE: TM) Announces $6.6 Billion Buyback

Toyota Motor Corp (ADR) (NYSE: TM) Announces $6.6 Billion Buyback

Expecting to achieve record profits for the year, Toyota has increased its stock-repurchase targets. For the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016, TMC revised its consolidated vehicles sales forecast from 8.95 million units to 8.75 million units, in consideration of the latest sales trends in each region.