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Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldiers, is shot dead: Army

Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldiers, is shot dead: Army

Israel's use of metal detectors, a common security feature at airports and at so many other venues around the world, will help deter the arms smuggling that threatens peaceful worship by members of all faiths. The mosque is also located at what Jews believe to be the site of the Temple Mount. The site houses al-Aqsa Mosque and the Dome of the Rock shrine, Islam's third holiest site after Mecca and Medina, as well as the ruins of the Biblical Jewish Temple.


Party veteran Shankersinh Vaghela

Party veteran Shankersinh Vaghela

On Thursday, 11 Congress lawmakers in Gujarat voted for the ruling BJP-led National Democratic Alliance candidate Ram Nath Kovind in the presidential election, instead of opposition candidate Meira Kumar. The Congress high command seems to have finally chose to take a tough position on Shankersinh Vaghela. Mr. Vaghela had also criticised the party high command for ignoring his repeated suggestions on election preparations in the state.


A midterm preference for Democrats, but without anti-Trump motivation

A midterm preference for Democrats, but without anti-Trump motivation

While most of the people who voted for Trump on November 8 said they would back him again, the erosion of support within his winning coalition of older, disaffected, mostly white voters poses a potential challenge for the president. Moreover, 51 percent of registered voters say Trump won't be a factor in their vote for Congress. "Of the 33 seats in that chamber being contested, 25 belong to Democrats or independents who caucus with them".


Ryan touts GOP tax reform in visit to Mass.

Ryan touts GOP tax reform in visit to Mass.

Speaking to reporters at an event at a New Balance factory in Lawrence, Mass., the GOP leader said the CBO's estimate simply means that many Americans would no longer buy health insurance because the government would no longer be forcing them to purchase insurance.


New poll shows Hillary Clinton is even less popular than Trump

New poll shows Hillary Clinton is even less popular than Trump

Its unpopular president is under investigation by a special counsel. A 65 percent majority of Republicans and GOP-leaning independents say they are certain they will vote next year, versus 57 percent of Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents.


Trump to name Scaramucci as WH communications director

Trump to name Scaramucci as WH communications director

ET Thursday. A White House source told The Daily Caller that Priebus and Scaramucci have a rather tense relationship. Months later, Scaramucci is chief strategist at the U.S. The source said Trump has known Scaramucci for years and likes him. He later fundraised for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush in the 2016 GOP primaries before joining the Trump campaign's national finance committee.