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Gerusalemme, scontri per la stretta sulla Spianata delle Moschee

Gerusalemme, scontri per la stretta sulla Spianata delle Moschee

Sono 390 i palestinesi feriti negli scontri con le forze israeliane mentre protestavano intorno alla Città Vecchia di Gerusalemme contro l'installazione di metal detector agli accessi della Spianata delle Moschee . Alcuni feriti sono in gravi condizioni. Il segretario generale dell'organizzazione panaraba, con sede al Cairo, ha denunciato "la sconsideratezza" del governo israeliano che vuole provocare una "grave crisi con il mondo arabo e musulmano".


Florida wildlife officials investigating video of boat dragging shark

Florida wildlife officials investigating video of boat dragging shark

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has been alerted to the video, it said in a statement to ABC News. The speed of the boat causes the shark's body to flip and twist as it bounces in the boat's wake. "The FWC takes this very seriously and is now investigating this incident", FWC spokesperson Rob Klepper said in an email Tuesday. The video may be disturbing to sensitive viewers.


Sect. of State Tillerson is 'taking a little time off'

Sect. of State Tillerson is 'taking a little time off'

Talk of an early exit by the nation's top diplomat comes just days after White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigned Friday in a staff shakeup . Trump is unhappy that Sessions recused himself from the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Asked to respond to the characterizations of the views of McMaster and other officials, a White House official said: "Assertions not of fact but of state of mind in internal thought have no place in a story like this".


Verdict in decades-long BC polygamy case expected Monday

Verdict in decades-long BC polygamy case expected Monday

Oler, 53, had five wives. Neither denied having multiple marriages and Blackmore has fathered more than 145 children from his marriages. Judge Sheri Ann Donegan of the British Columbia Supreme Court noted in her ruling that the main defendant, Blackmore, did not deny his polygamy .



Ryan Contradicts Trump: Robert Mueller Is Not 'A Biased Partisan'

The only reason firing Mueller makes sense on Trump's terms is if Trump finds it so intolerable that this investigation has reportedly spread from a Russia-collusion story to his business dealings that he simply can't let it go, either because he thinks it's so unfair or because he has things to worry about in his past.