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Trump Doubles Down On Germany Criticism

The Prime Minister further said that Germany's high technology skills and India's frugal engineering would prove beneficial for the world. " Donald Trump is making clear with his tweet that he considers Germany a political opponent", said Thomas Oppermann, the parliamentary caucus leader of the Social Democrats, the junior partners in Merkel's coalition government.


Trump in Israel says 'rare opportunity' to bring peace to region

Trump in Israel says 'rare opportunity' to bring peace to region

The White House struggled to answer the question. Ross: I think the other thing that was fascinating to me. Later Tuesday, Trump will return to Jerusalem to visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial and deliver remarks. Mr Trump then travelled to Jerusalem by helicopter, where he met President Reuven Rivlin. He's taken a tougher than expected line on settlements, saying he doesn't believe they help the peace process, though he's stopped short of calling for a full construction freeze.



Woman chained in container to get $25000 cold case reward

She had been reported missing months earlier, and says she was held captive and raped by Kohlhepp. At a hearing in Spartanburg County, Kohlhepp was confronted by several of the victims' relatives, who read out emotional statements to remember their loved ones.



Highlights of the NDP-Green deal in British Columbia

The Liberals have 43 seats (one shy of a majority); the NDP have 41; and the Green Party holds the balance of power with three seats. But scrapping tolls will be in the NDP budget with the expectation the Greens will speak out against the idea, while still supporting the overall budget.


Portland hate crime unacceptable, says Trump

Portland hate crime unacceptable, says Trump

The attack happened on the first day of Ramadan, the holiest time of the year for Muslims, and sent shockwaves through a city that prides itself on its tolerance and liberal views. Police confiscated the bat, and he was then caught on camera clashing with counter-protesters. Portland's mayor has called the men who tried to intervene heroes, and said on Monday that the stabbing was an act of bigotry and terrorism .



Alvarez tells non-Mindanaoan critics of martial law to shut up

THE House of Representatives will convene on Wednesday as a Committee of the Whole to discuss President Duterte's report on the declaration of martial law and the suspension of the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus in Mindanao. Duterte declared a 60-day period of martial law in the Mindanao group of islands last Tuesday while on an overseas trip after deadly clashes between government troops and Islamist militants.