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All eyes on Alonso in a wide-open Indianapolis 500 field

There have only been five 42-year-old winners of the 500 and only five winners 43 or older. "The names that have won here, the names that have raced here". He returned to the United States in 1990 to pursue his dream of winning the Indy 500, racing in the former CART series and then in the IndyCar Series when it launched in 1996.


Tight security for Trump's visit to Israel, Palestine

Tight security for Trump's visit to Israel, Palestine

Mr Trump is expected to become the first sitting United States president to visit the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray and located in east Jerusalem , which Israel occupied in 1967 and later annexed. Worldwide desk - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly ordered his ministers to attend the airport reception for US President Donald Trump Monday after discovering that a number had planned not to attend.


Moment Donald Trump seems to be snubbed by new French President

Moment Donald Trump seems to be snubbed by new French President

In the video, which was initially shared by Macron himself on Twitter, the French president can be seen walking up the red carpet at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels toward a group of world leaders. From the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels to the G-7 summit in Italy, Trump's first appearance on the worldwide stage has included a combative, inflammatory North Atlantic Treaty Organisation speech and various instances of his maneuvering to be the ...



World Leaders Blamed Donald Trump for Failure to Reach Climate Change Agreement

US President Donald Trump shares a word with German Chancellor Angela Merkel , left, as Tunisia's President Beji Caid Essebsi listens, at a G7 Summit expanded session, in the Sicilian town of Taormina, Italy , Saturday, May 27, 2017 . Last year, when America was represented by President Obama, the missive was 32 pages long and outlined many subjects of "common values and principles".


North Korea leader Kim guides test of new anti-aircraft weapon

North Korea leader Kim guides test of new anti-aircraft weapon

The top US diplomat for East Asia says Chinese officials have told Washington they have tightened border controls with North Korea as part of United Nations sanctions aimed at halting Pyongyang's nuclear and missile activities. Since 2008, photographer Eric Lafforgue ventured to North Korea six times. The system will comprise 44 interceptors by the end of the year, so it could thwart an attack from a rogue state or a volley of rockets.


UK lowers terror threat level to 'severe' as more arrested

UK lowers terror threat level to 'severe' as more arrested

Britain reduced its terrorism threat level a notch, from "critical" to "severe" on Saturday, as authorities said they had made major progress in unravelling the plot behind the Manchester concert bombing. Photos showed an army bomb-disposal unit at the property. Mohammed El-Hudarey, a friend of the landlord, said after Abedi moved out about six weeks ago there was a strong smell of chemicals and debris, including metal rods and cut-up fabric.