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Israeli troops deploy in East Jerusalem, West Bank amid holy site violence

There have been nightly confrontations between Palestinians hurling rocks and Israeli police using stun grenades in Israeli-annexed East Jerusalem since the devices were placed at entrances on Sunday. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, meanwhile, announced he was suspending contact with Israel on "all levels", dealing a blow to recent U.S. attempts to renew the long-dormant Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.


Trump claims Trump Jr. 'openly gave his emails to the media'

Trump claims Trump Jr. 'openly gave his emails to the media'

In a series of Twitter messages on Saturday, Mr Trump aired renewed frustration with his attorney general, the special counsel leading the Russian Federation investigation, and Republicans in Congress who are struggling to advance his legislative agenda.


CNN Says NO SPICE To Hiring Sean Spicer

CNN Says NO SPICE To Hiring Sean Spicer

From day one, it was clear that Sean Spicer was in for a rocky ride as President Donald Trump's press secretary. "But there were some skits on late-night television that I did crack up at", he added. Re-live all the presidential hilarity in the video below, Spicey out! Soon to be ex-White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer admits he likes a good joke.


Trump slams Washington Post, others in Twitter rant

Trump slams Washington Post, others in Twitter rant

The newspaper reported a former official said the intelligence indicated Sessions and Kislyak had "substantive" discussions on matters including Trump's positions on Russia-related issues and prospects for US-Russia relations in a Trump administration.


Malaysia bans hit song 'Despacito' due to indecent lyrics

Malaysia bans hit song 'Despacito' due to indecent lyrics

Malaysia has banned " Despacito " on state radio and television, though it might be hard to slow the song's record-breaking popularity . He said the decision was made after a public complaint which was reviewed by RTM's panel. Daddy Yankee's collaboration with Luis Fonsi , " Despacito ", has racked up 4.6 billion streams this year. The song, which was released in January, has been at the top of the Official Singles Charts for nine of the past 10 weeks.


USA investigators seek to flip Manafort in Russian Federation probe

USA investigators seek to flip Manafort in Russian Federation probe

Trump also accused the New York Times of thwarting attempts by the military to kill ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The president's defense of his pardoning authority came days after the Washington Post reported that he and his legal team have discussed his power to pardon those close to him, including himself.