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Trump to the Israelis and Palestinians: Let's Make a Deal

That is completely wrong. "This wicked ideology must be obliterated - and I mean completely obliterated - and the innocent life must be protected. Today, this right, ultra-right-wing government has frozen settlement construction and has given Palestinians construction in Area C", Herzog said, referring to recent moves by Netanyahu's conservative governing coalition.


North Korea's Missile Could Reach 'US Base' in Pacific

North Korea's Missile Could Reach 'US Base' in Pacific

North Korea tested a Hwasong-12 missile Sunday which reached an altitude of 1,312 miles and flew 489 miles, according to state news agency KCNA. Residents of North Korea's capital, Pyongyang, expressed pride Monday about their country's launch of a new longer-range missile reportedly capable of carrying a nuclear bomb.



British official: Manchester bomber 'likely' had accomplices

Home secretary Amber Rudd expressed London's irritation over some U.S. officials leaking the identity of Salman Abedi , the suspect, hours before the name was released by the police on Tuesday evening. The U.K. government has criticized security allies in the United States for leaking sensitive information following the suicide bomb in Manchester on Monday.



House intelligence committee Democrat says panel to subpoena Flynn

Moreover, he stated that the committee has moved forward with the probe. "But we will be vigorous and have to be in getting the information", Schiff said. "This case marks the first time in more than 20 years that the Senate has enforced a subpoena in court", said the committee's leaders, Republican Sen.


Final day of vote counting in Courtenay-Comox to determine next government

Final day of vote counting in Courtenay-Comox to determine next government

If preliminary results hold, the B.C. Greens could play a major role in helping decide who forms government. If this lead is maintained, the Liberals will still be one seat shy of securing a majority government, leaving the B.C. The groups presented NDP MLA Carole James of Victoria-Beacon Hill and Cowichan Valley Green MLA Sonia Furstenau with a 25,000-name petition calling for the two parties to cooperate.


CBO Report: AHCA Drops Number of Insured by 23 Million by 2026

CBO Report: AHCA Drops Number of Insured by 23 Million by 2026

Republicans added amendments during the May 4 debate, and the CBO found their inclusion did result in some modest improvements in the number of people who would lose coverage, as compared to the previous bill. Average premiums would drop compared to current law because a "younger and healthier population would be purchasing the insurance". "Eventually, CBO and JCT estimate, those premiums would be so high in some areas that the plans would have no enrollment", the CBO said.