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Trump urges Liberty U grads to stand up to criticism

Mr Trump has been heavily criticised over his brutal firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation boss James Comey while he was in the middle of a probe into Russia's role in last year's USA election and possible financial ties between Trump and Russian Federation - links which the President has repeatedly denied.



Bring on the 'gorilla:' Eurovision Final Brings Glittery Fun

These artists as well as the carefully selected interval acts make up the 2017 Grand Final. KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Portugal's Salvador Sobral won the Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday with a gentle romantic ballad that challenged the event's decades-long reputation for cheesy, glittery excess.



Israeli ministerial committee backs bill to demote Arabic language

The bill, however, failed to pass through the ministerial committee at the time. The Israeli cabinet has today approved the "national language" bill, which aims to formally define Hebrew as the lone "national language" of Israel, while downgrading Arabic to a lesser status , despite it being the language spoken by some 20% of Israel's citizens.



Netanyahu: New Jewish Nation-state Bill Does Not Contradict Equality

Odeh told the Times of Israel , "The danger of this bill is that it creates two classes of citizens". The bill was initially proposed in 2011 by a member of the hard-line Likud Party, led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. He said the bill was necessary because "events of recent months prove that this is a battle for Israel's image and national identity. The State of Israel, which demands of its enemies to recognize it as the nation-state of the Jewish people and justifiably asks its ...



Pentagon: Islamic State's Afghan leader killed in April raid

The blast killed at least 95 jihadists, according to the Afghan defence ministry, but North Atlantic Treaty Organisation officials have said they are still assessing the damage. His name often included a third name of Logari to note his tribal roots. US officials said the slain IS chief also directed fighters to behead local elders in front of their families and ordered the kidnapping of women and girls to forcibly marry them off to his fighters.


Arsenal still gunning for late flourish to season

Arsenal still gunning for late flourish to season

Long-term absentees Ibrahim Afellay and Stephen Ireland remain out injured but Saido Berahino could be involved after being on the sidelines with illness recently. It always seems to be going to Stoke that's the problem, meanwhile everytime they come to the Emirates we seem to run them off the park. As for who he thinks Arsenal should look to recruit this summer, in order to put themselves back among the Premier League title-chasers next term, Upson was less concerned with names and ...