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Author: 0 Israel says Palestinian hunger strike leader ate in secret

He added that the Israel Prison Service had tightened their repressive measures against the hunger strikers through solitary confinement, transfer of prisoners between prisons, and denial of family visits. On Saturday, the Palestinian prisoners' movement released a number of calls to action : urging their supporters to escalate their solidarity marches, rallies and strikes; calling on the PA to end their cooperation with the apartheid Israeli state and urging action that would seek to ...

Global Media Kyle Lowry will be game-time decision after missing shootaround
Author: 0 Kyle Lowry will be game-time decision after missing shootaround

The Cavaliers have been very vocal in their confidence of winning this series , and now likely have at least one eye on the Wizards-Celtics series , scouting who they will play next. "He just couldn't go". He participated in the warmup and was listed as active for the game, but Cory Joseph started in his place. And that is the kind of effort Irving believes it will take for the Cavaliers to put the Raptors away and make their third straight trip to the Eastern Conference Finals.

Author: 0 Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez

Mayweather says everyone is hoping for a Canelo vs. GGG bout and it takes time to build to that matchup. The fight is done. A video presentation of Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) was shown on big screens, and the fighter said , "In September, it will be a different style".

Author: 0 Afghan forces fire on census workers, killing 9

Nafeez Zakaria Pakistani foreign minister claimed that the census workers were on the Pakistani side when attacked, General Abdul Raziq, police chief in Kandahar province said that the census was being used to hide crossing of militants from Pakistan to Afghanistan.

Global Media North Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism
Author: 0 North Korea claims plot reveals US state-sponsored terrorism

In a May 3 interview on MSNBC, Mr. Gardner objected to President Trump meeting unconditionally with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. An ethnic Korean born in China in 1963, Kim studied agriculture at a Chinese university, but later studied theology in Los Angeles, California, between 1995 and 2005.

Author: 0 Woman march in Venezuelan capital against socialist govt

Vowing to stay in the streets for as long as necessary, Maduro's opponents called for women to march nationwide on Saturday dressed in white, a traditional show of defiance against what they brand a repressive government. "If we have to, we will give our lives in the street until Maduro goes". "Eighty per cent of Venezuelans want elections as a way out of our nation's grave economic and political crisis", wrote Ernesto Padrino on Facebook .

Global Media Trump welcomes some unions over others at the White House
Author: 0 Trump welcomes some unions over others at the White House

The original post and account were deleted shortly after, and the White House did not confirm the content of the image. There are new questions about whom President Trump has been meeting with at Mar-a-Lago, his exclusive Florida club. Access at the resort is unpar... "Just because you go somewhere doesn't mean you did it", Spicer said in a press briefing in April. The language of Muslin ban was online until Monday afternoon when they were removed from the President Campaign's website.

Global Media Republican Graham curious on Trump business deals
Author: 0 Republican Graham curious on Trump business deals

On May 8, Yates testified before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism. "I want to know more about Trump's business dealings", Graham told CNN Tuesday. The former head of the Department of Justice (DOJ) revealed that she had warned White House Counsel Don McGahn that Flynn had not been forthcoming to both Trump and Vice President Mike Pence about his communications with Russian officials.

Author: 0 Kushner family apologizes for mentioning White House adviser Jared Kushner

Under the visa program , entrepreneurs (along with their spouses and unmarried children under 21) are eligible to apply for a green card if they make the necessary investment in a commercial enterprise in the US and plan to create or preserve 10 permanent full-time jobs for qualified USA workers.

Author: 0 Democrats convinced health bill jeopardizes GOP's monopoly in DC

She says the House bill is hard to assess because it was passed without a fresh Congressional Budget Office analysis of coverage and cost. "First of all, the House bill is not going to come before us", Collins said . That's the heart of the question facing all 50 states as Republicans in Washington unwind the federal government's involvement in health care. "They saw the cost of their premiums skyrocket".

Global Media More Nigerian schoolgirls to regain freedom soon
Author: 0 More Nigerian schoolgirls to regain freedom soon

Meanwhile, the Bring Back Our Girls Group (BBOG) has applauded the government and security agencies on the release of the 82 Chibok girls. The brutality of the act sparked a global outcry, with the hashtag #BringBackOurGirls sweeping social media and unifying outraged citizens and political leaders alike, including then-first lady Michelle Obama.

Author: 0 China Celebrates Launch Of 'Homemade' Aircraft Carrier

The "Type-001A" flat-top will be China's second carrier in operation after the Soviet-built Liaoning , which was commissioned in 2012 after a 14-year refurbishment effort. Presently, the hull, propulsion system, electricity, and other major systems have been installed. The AP runs through an all-star Chinese military and political guest list for the ceremony, ominously including Vice Admiral Shen Jinlong, "a former commander of the South Sea Fleet responsible for defending China's claim to ...

Global Media Jakarta's Christian governor jailed for two years for blasphemy
Author: 0 Jakarta's Christian governor jailed for two years for blasphemy

Critics are afraid that the jail sentence, which is considered harsher-than-expected, will embolden hardline "Islamist forces" to challenge secularism in Indonesia, the world's largest Muslim-majority nation. Speaking from easternmost Papua province, where he was visiting a power plant, Jokowi said Tuesday: "I ask all people to respect the existing legal process, as well as the verdict that has been read by the judges".

Author: 0 Texas AG prepares for legal challenges to 'sanctuary cities' ban

Supreme Court, but experts say some parts of the law are likely to face legal challenges. Ken Paxton filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas on Monday, one day after Gov. During a TV interview AG Paxton said the lawsuit came about after Austin and other municipalities said they would not comply with the law. In addition, this alert applies to all encounters with federal, state, county law enforcement including local police and sheriffs.

Global Media Another Promise Dead: Trump Won't Back Out of NAFTA
Author: 0 Another Promise Dead: Trump Won't Back Out of NAFTA

Ironically, the very manufacturing workers that helped propel Trump to his election victory would be heavily impacted by a NAFTA withdrawal. He decided that it would be better to terminate the trade deal after hearing about Wisconsin farmers' struggles with new Canadian dairy rules that were shutting out their milk protein exports.

Author: 0 Death count marches upward to 38 amid Venezuela unrest

On Saturday, some of the women marchers approached soldiers in riot gear to offer them white roses and invite them to join the cause. Similar demonstrations were planned for other cities around the country. "We are out here pushing for justice against those who are encouraging hatred and rage", she said, warning , "they are trying to set the stage for civil war".

Author: 0 Trump to make decision on Paris climate pact after G7 summit

The official said the delay came amid scheduling conflicts. The White House has appeared hesitant to address the climate deal, which Trump railed against during the 2016 campaign, but on which his advisers appear to be divided. Ivanka Trump , Secretary of State (and former ExxonMobil CEO) Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis are in favor of the U.S. remaining a signatory.

Global Media President Trump considers Afghanistan surge
Author: 0 President Trump considers Afghanistan surge

Trump is expected to make a final call on the strategy before a May 25 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels that he plans to attend. The president hasn't yet decided on expanding the USA presence in the nation's longest war , according to the official, who asked not to be identified discussing internal deliberations.

Author: 0 South Korea exit polls see win for liberal Moon

His victory caps a remarkable national drama in which a corruption scandal, mass protests and impeachment forced a South Korean president from office for the first time in nearly 60 years, leaving the conservative establishment in disarray and its former leader in jail.