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Trump pays historic visit to Jerusalem's Western Wall

Trump pays historic visit to Jerusalem's Western Wall

President Donald Trump's first visit to Jerusalem as President is being overshadowed by reminders of tumult back home. "Instead of saying thank you to the United States, they now feel emboldened", Trump said. Their talks come with hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails on hunger strike since April 17, and activists were hoping to display banners in Bethlehem to drawn Trump's attention to it.


Restaurant forced to apologise for 'Pill Cosby' cocktail

Restaurant forced to apologise for 'Pill Cosby' cocktail

A Washington , D.C., restaurant is under fire for serving a "Pill Cosby" cocktail. The drink is named in (dis) honor of Bill Cosby , whose rape trial jury selection also began today . "Diet Starts Monday" is part of an experimental fashion label set up by friends John Geiger and Davin Gentry . It's a bad case of the Mondays for a D.C.


Texas passes law that will turn away some prospective foster parents

Texas passes law that will turn away some prospective foster parents

And I've said, look; this is important we do not discriminate. The Senate's version included schools and government buildings, but the House's version focuses on schools only. Voters without the required ID can still vote if they sign an affidavit and show another form of identification - such as a utilities bill or paycheck - with their name and address, per the court-approved agreement between Texas and those who sued the state challenging the law.


Manchester attack: Mother searches for Charlotte Campbell

Manchester attack: Mother searches for Charlotte Campbell

All we know is the tragic news that there are multiple fatalities, and many injuries. The singer was performing in Manchester during the European leg of a concert tour to support her latest album, Dangerous Woman . Police have now confirmed it was not a suspicious item. Prime Minister Theresa May issued a statement early Tuesday morning, saying "We are working to establish the full details of what is being treated by the police as an appalling terrorist attack".



Effectiveness of Trump's Riyadh speech on terrorism up for debate

Speaking to dozens of leaders at the Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh, he emphasised mutual priorities and joint action. Washington is leading a coalition battling IS, a Sunni Muslim jihadist organisation, in Syria and Iraq, and Trump said he would hold a press conference "in about two weeks" on how the USA is faring in the battle.