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Five injured in Swiss attack – police

Parts of the town of Schaffhausen are sealed off, as police are searching for the attacker.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 11:02 am

US-Russia probe: Trump son-in-law Kushner denies collusion

Jared Kushner says he had “no improper contacts”, as he prepares for a grilling in the Senate.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:46 am

Why is Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe so unpopular?

As Japan’s PM faces accusations of personal favouritism, his approval ratings have plummeted.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:24 am

Turkey’s Cumhuriyet journalists in terrorism trial

If found guilty, the 17 writers and managers could be jailed for decades.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:13 am

China opens first cinema on disputed South China Sea island

The country takes another step to bolster its claim to the oil-rich area claimed also by several other countries.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 9:58 am

Poland’s President Duda vetoes judicial reforms after protests

Poland’s president rejects a controversial law to replace Supreme Court judges with political nominees.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 9:57 am

Michael Phelps loses ‘race’ to Great White shark

But a computer simulated race between the US swimmer and a shark draws complaints from many viewers.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 9:41 am

Israel and Jordan in diplomatic standoff after embassy deaths

Jordan wants to question embassy guard who Israel says killed an attacker but has immunity.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 9:33 am

Lumberjack championships: Log roll or springboard chop?

Lumberjacks show off their skills at World Championships in the US state of Wisconsin.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 8:58 am

More rounds of IVF ‘increase chances’

A new study offers a clearer estimate of success rates from repeated attempts, researchers say.

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 8:57 am

World – Google News

The Latest: Palestinian mistakenly stabs Israeli Arab – Washington Post


Washington Post

The Latest: Palestinian mistakenly stabs Israeli Arab
Washington Post
JERUSALEM — The Latest on the escalation in Israel and the Palestinian territories over a contested Jerusalem holy site (all times local):. 1:30 p.m.. Israeli police say a Palestinian assailant has stabbed an Arab citizen of Israel in the neck in
Israel and Jordan in diplomatic standoff after embassy deathsBBC News
The Latest: Report: Israeli Embassy guard can't leave JordanNew York Daily News
Two Killed and Another Injured by Gunfire at the Israeli Embassy in JordanTIME
Forward –Haaretz –Newsmax –Telegraph.co.uk
all 185 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:37 am

German girl found in ISIS hideout reportedly wants to go home – CBS News


CBS News

German girl found in ISIS hideout reportedly wants to go home
CBS News
BERLIN — A teenage German girl, who ran away after converting to Islam and was found by Iraqi troops in Mosul, has told a newspaper she wants to go home. German daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported Monday it had interviewed 16-year-old Linda W., …
After Mosul victory, Iraq mulls future of Shiite militiasABC News
German Girl Who Joined ISIS in Iraq Speaks: 'I Just Want To Go Home'Newsweek
After Mosul: What's next for the fight in IraqMarine Corps Times
New York Daily News –Daily Mail –The Independent –International Business Times, India Edition
all 77 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:36 am

Polish president blocks judiciary reforms after days of protests – Reuters


Reuters

Polish president blocks judiciary reforms after days of protests
Reuters
WARSAW (Reuters) – Polish President Andrzej Duda said on Monday that he would veto two of three bills passed by parliament in a judicial reform that has triggered nationwide street protests and raised EU and U.S. concerns about a politicization of the …
Poland, Israel, 'Game of Thrones': Your Monday BriefingNew York Times
In surprise move, Poland's president will veto much of judicial overhaulWashington Post
Polish President Unexpectedly Vetoes Parts of Court RevampBloomberg
Nasdaq –CNN –MarketWatch –BBC News
all 91 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:32 am

Taliban Claim Kabul Explosion That Killed Dozens – New York Times


New York Times

Taliban Claim Kabul Explosion That Killed Dozens
New York Times
An Afghan security official inspecting the scene of a suicide bombing in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, on Monday. The blast killed 24 people and wounded 42, officials said. Credit Hedayatullah Amid/European Pressphoto Agency. KABUL, Afghanistan …
Taliban Suicide Bomber Rams Bus in Afghan Capital Kabul, Killing 24NBCNews.com
Taliban claims responsibility for Kabul suicide bombing that killed 24, injured 42ABC News
Kabul Suicide Attack: Suicide And Complex Attack Deaths Rise In AfghanistanInternational Business Times
Bloomberg –WHIO –CNN –Aljazeera.com
all 178 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:19 am

READ: Jared Kushner’s statement on Russia to congressional committees – CNN


CNN

READ: Jared Kushner's statement on Russia to congressional committees
CNN
Bolding below included as submitted in statement. STATEMENT OF JARED C. KUSHNER TO CONGRESSIONAL COMMITTEES July 24, 2017. I am voluntarily providing this statement, submitting documents, and sitting for interviews in order to shed light on …
Kushner to detail four meetings with Russian officials in congressional testimony, but says 'I did not collude'Washington Post
'I Did Not Collude,' Kushner Says in Prepared Remarks to SenatorsNew York Times
Kushner defends himself ahead of Senate intel meeting: 'I did not collude'Politico
Fox News –BBC News –NBCNews.com –Reuters
all 347 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:04 am

Week ahead in cyber: Trump Jr., Manafort slated to testify – The Hill


The Hill

Week ahead in cyber: Trump Jr., Manafort slated to testify
The Hill
Trump's eldest son and Paul Manafort, his former campaign manager, have both been summoned to testify publicly before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday. The high-profile hearing will give lawmakers a chance to raise questions about …
What's the real story on President Trump and Russia?CNN
For Trump and Putin, Sanctions Are a Setback Both Sought to AvoidNew York Times
Transcript: Rep. Adam Schiff on "Face the Nation," July 23, 2017CBS News
USA TODAY –ABC News –Bloomberg –Washington Examiner
all 3,054 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 10:02 am

Teen arrested after 14-year-old sister dies in California car wreck livestreamed on Instagram – New York Daily News


New York Daily News

Teen arrested after 14-year-old sister dies in California car wreck livestreamed on Instagram
New York Daily News
Obdulia Sanchez, 18, was arrested Friday after she crashed a vehicle and killed her 14-year-old sister. (Merced County Sheriff). BY Nicole Hensley. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Monday, July 24, 2017, 3:33 AM. A California woman arrested after a fatal crash …
Instagram Live Video: California Teen Arrested For DUI After Streaming Crash That Killed Her SisterNewsweek
California teen suspected of causing deadly crash posted on InstagramFox News
An 18-Year-Old Is Accused Of Driving Drunk And Livestreaming When She Crashed And Killed Her SisterBuzzFeed News
International Business Times –myfox8.com –FOX40
all 18 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 9:10 am

China warns India not to harbor illusions in border stand-off – New York Daily News


Hindustan Times

China warns India not to harbor illusions in border stand-off
New York Daily News
BEIJING (Reuters) – China's defense ministry on Monday warned India not to harbor any illusions about the Chinese military's ability to defend its territory, amid a festering border dispute. The stand-off on a plateau next to the mountainous Indian
If India wants to play a larger game, it must confront China's movesBusiness Standard
'Easier to move a mountain': China vows new military drills amid India spatGant Daily
China warns India of its 'resolve' amid border standoffWashington Post
Hindustan Times –South China Morning Post –Yahoo News UK –RT
all 113 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 8:45 am

Trump’s new team offers muddled messages on sanctions, pardons – Washington Post


Washington Post

Trump's new team offers muddled messages on sanctions, pardons
Washington Post
The White House offered conflicting views Sunday of whether President Trump supports the Russia sanctions legislation in Congress, with his top spokesmen contradicting one another just days after launching plans for a more effective messaging strategy.
Trump open to signing Russia sanctions legislation: officialReuters
White House indicates Trump would sign new sanctions billABC News
The White House Says Trump Will Sign a New Russia Sanctions BillTIME
Washington Times –Bloomberg –Houston Chronicle –New York Times
all 404 news articles »

Posted on 24 July 2017 | 12:33 am

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