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Un avion américain abat un drone des forces prorégime — Syrie


La coalition a annoncé avoir abattu dans la nuit de lundi à mardi un drone armé des forces pro-régime dans le sud syrien près d'Al-Tanaf, nouvel incident entre la coalition et les forces du régime de Damas. "En Syrie, ce genre de frappes s'apparente à une complicité de terrorisme ", a déclaré le vice-ministre russe des Affaires étrangères Sergueï Riabkov, dans une interview à l'agence de presse Interfax. Read More »

Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia House seat in key contest


Some political insiders say this could be a litmus test for President Donald Trump's performance so far, and the results could foreshadow what will happen in the 2018 elections. Democrats hoped Ossoff could pull off an upset after falling just short of the 50 percent needed in April to avoid today's runoff election. On the victory in suburban Atlanta, he tweeted: "Congratulations to Karen Handel on her big win in Georgia 6th". Read More »

Is President Trump Under Investigation? Here's What We Know

On "Fox & Friends", Sekulow pointed to an on-air report by ABC News senior justice correspondent Pierre Thomas, who said sources told him that Mueller has "plans to talk to some people in the administration" about Trump's possible obstruction, but that "he's not yet made that momentous decision to go for a full-scale investigation". Read More »

Republicans Hold On To Congressional Seat In Georgia Special Election


Ossoff . Ossoff initially campaigned on a promise to "make Trump furious", but more recently avoided taking on the president as he tried to win over centrist voters. The win continues a string of GOP victories in special congressional elections in 2017, in the wake of Donald Trump's White House victory last November. Read More »

Trump's tweets say he's under investigation-but his team disagrees

In aggressively worded statements and confrontational TV appearances , Trump's personal lawyers and newly hired proxies have shown themselves more than ready to defend him in the manner to which he is accustomed - with arguments seemingly aimed at public opinion as much as at warding off any actual legal threat from prosecutors. Read More »

Britain's Prince Philip admitted to hospital


Prince Philip will miss the State Opening of Parliament and the Queen's Speech on Wednesday. "He is in good spirits, he is disappointed to be missing the opening of parliament and Royal Ascot", a statement said. Philip, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, is 96 and recently said he was stepping down from public events. Philip has enjoyed good health throughout his life, but has been admitted to hospital a number of times in recent years. Read More »

Dems seek first big win of Trump era today in Georgia


The first returns from the northern Atlanta suburbs have Republican Karen Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff seesawing around 50 percent. But the fact it came down to a close contest at all should leave the Republican Party deeply anxious about 2018's midterm elections, and considering the damage potentially inflicted upon it by President Trump. Read More »

Israeli Policewoman Fatally Stabbed in Jerusalem


Let the Jews expect the demise of their entity at the hands of the Caliphate soldiers. Palestinian groups have rejected ISIL's claim of responsibility for Friday's attacks in Jerusalem, which left one Israeli police officer killed and resulted in Israeli soldiers killing three Palestinians. Read More »

Israeli PM says work begun on new West Bank settlement

Mr Trump condemned the decision at the time . Greenblatt and Kushner's meetings with Netanyahu come as land was prepared Tuesday for the construction of a new settlement "Amichai" for those evacuated from the illegal outpost of Amona. Among the Israeli companies that have done business in Saudi Arabia are Elbit Systems Ltd., Israel's biggest non-state owned defense contractor, and IntuView Ltd., which combs through social media posts to identify potential terrorists. Read More »

Amazon Smartphone Sale: Here are the best deals on offer

OnePlus has revealed the price of the OnePlus 5 in the worldwide markets, but it has still not launched in India . After spending a week with the phone, I found it to be solid-it's just as well-built as the company's previous models , and has the same useful features, like quick charging and a tap-to-wake screen. Read More »

Projections: Macron party wins big in France


If no candidate manages to achieve that target, then all who won at least 12.5 per cent of registered voters go to the second round, where the victor will advance to Parliament. The President's parliamentary candidates include a historic number of total newcomers to parliamentary politics, which range from an ex-bullfighter to a former fighter pilot, a mathematician and an anti-corruption magistrate as well as former local politicians. Read More »

Gay beating case in hands of jury 4 years after the incident


Court records show a man by that name had a court date Tuesday on a charge of driving with a revoked license. "That is a cause, not a crime", he said. Brooke Covington , a longtime minister at Word of Faith Fellowship in Spindale, North Carolina, is accused of leading the 2013 beating to expel Fenner's "homosexual demons". Read More »

DUP threat to walk out from talks with Tories

But sources in Northern Ireland have told Sky News that "negotiations haven't proceeded in a way that DUP would have expected". That means the Prime Minister will set out her legislative agenda without knowing for certain that she has enough MPs on side to back her measures with the key votes set to take place next Thursday. Read More »

Karen Handel wins 6th congressional district

As the most expensive House race in in USA history goes into voters' hands, President Donald Trump has taken to Twitter to weigh in on the closely-watched election. Handel is the latest in a line of Republicans who have represented the Georgia 6th since 1979, beginning with Newt Gingrich, who would become House speaker. Read More »

No Autopsy For Warmbier

The Warmbier family announced Tuesday that the 22-year-old will be laid to rest Thursday morning in OH, as Republican and Democratic lawmakers decried his treatment by Pyongyang and floated the idea of banning American travel to North Korea as a first step. Read More »

Black bear kills teen during mountain race in Alaska

The surviving victim was transported to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, Pogo Mine external affairs manager Lorna Shaw said, according to Alaska Dispatch News . Cooper's remains were airlifted from the scene, Alaska State Troopers said. A park ranger shot the 250-pound bear in the face, but the bear ran away. Read More »

Record Heatwave in Phoenix Is So Bad That Airplanes Can't Fly

The cancellations so far are limited to shorter flights headed for places like Flagstaff, Yuma, and Tucson. As a result, every flight between 3 and 6:00 p.m. Aircraft made by Airbus and Boeing are certified to operate at up to 126 degrees, meaning they should be fine anywhere in the United States outside of Death Valley. Read More »

Explosion dans une gare de Bruxelles, "l'auteur présumé abattu"


Je suis descendu". "A l'entresol, quelqu'un criait". J'ai pas prêté attention. L'homme aurait alors crié quelque chose qui ressemblait à "Allahou Akbar" et déclenché une explosion sur un chariot à bagages. 'De tels actes isolés devraient encore survenir à Bruxelles, à Paris et ailleurs. "C'est inévitable", déclaré Claude Moniquet, un ancien agent de renseignement français aujourd'hui conseiller en matière de sécurité pour la capitale belge. Read More »

Il emmène un spacecake au travail — Gironde


Il ne décrochera pas le titre de meilleur pâtissier. Trois employés attirés par l'odeur alléchante du gâteau n'ont pu résister à prendre une part pour accompagner leur café du matin. Les militaires ont réussi à remonter la piste du pâtissier. Des stupéfiants ont été retrouvés à son domicile. L'homme a été placé sous contrôle judiciaire . Read More »

Ronaldo summoned for tax hearing

Outraged at being unfairly treated by Spanish tax authorities , Ronaldo had earlier expressed his intentions to leave Real Madrid C.F. and Spain . Ronaldo started his career in Portugal before signing for Manchester United in 2003 at the age of 18. However, Perez said that he had not spoken to Ronaldo, who is on duty for Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, which ends on July 2. Read More »

Israel goodwill Ramadan efforts cut after Palestinian attack

Irrespective of who claims the attacks the result is the same and Israel has to be vigilant. Israeli security officials were baffled about how to prevent the knife attacks because, unlike suicide bomber vests, a knife can easily and openly be carried from place to place and wielded at a moment's notice . Read More »

Congress workers, protesting farmers perform 'shavasana' in MP


The Congress workers in Madhya Pradesh gathered at an installation in Bhopal and chose to protest in a unique way on International Yoga Day . "We wanted to catch the attention of the Union and state governments towards our farmers on the International Yoga Day", he stated. Read More »