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SpaceX launches and lands two rockets in one weekend

The American company SpaceX on Sunday successfully placed 10 satellites for the communications company Iridium into orbit using a Falcon 9 rocket. A geostationary communications satellite, the BulgariaSat-1 should be operational by early August to provide various communications services to Bulgaria, Serbia, and the Balkans for 15 years.


Conservatives agree deal with DUP to support minority government

Conservatives agree deal with DUP to support minority government

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May welcomes Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Arlene Foster, right, outside 10 Downing Street in London , Monday June 26, 2017. But critics, including members of May's Conservatives, have objected to any kind of alliance with the DUP because of some of its views, including opposition to same-sex marriage and abortion.


Restrictions lead to grumbling, but no boycotts, from White House press

Restrictions lead to grumbling, but no boycotts, from White House press

I get why a TV person wants on-camera briefings. "We've largely been just blackballed during these briefings", he asserted. White House briefings have been open to live television broadcasts since the presidency of Bill Clinton in the 1990s when then-press secretary Mike McCurry decided to make them available to general viewership.


Jerusalem Stabbing: ISIS Claims First Deadly Attack in Israel

Jerusalem Stabbing: ISIS Claims First Deadly Attack in Israel

Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri said the ISIS claim on the Jerusalem attack was an attempt to " muddy the waters ", adding that the attack was carried out by "two Palestinians from the PFLP and a third from Hamas". Others were shot dead during protests or clashes, while some were killed in Israeli air strikes on the besieged Gaza Strip. Palestinian residents of the West Bank are not allowed to access occupied East Jerusalem or Israel without Israeli-issued permits, despite East ...


Georgia fugitives were cellmates; may have planned deadly escape

Georgia fugitives were cellmates; may have planned deadly escape

A Georgia sheriff says authorities still have no idea where two escaped inmates wanted in the killings of two guards are right now. They are armed and unsafe; if you see them call 911. The FBI has released a description of the vehicle in which two Georgia inmates are believed to have fled after authorities say they killed two guards during a bus transport.



UAE warns Qatar of divorce as Persian Gulf tensions simmer

Demand for Indian produce in Qatar rose from early June after Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt , Bahrain and Yemen severed diplomatic ties with Qatar and blocked access to Doha, Qatar's capital, by land, sea, and air , over allegations that Qatar funds terrorism - an accusation that Qatar denies.