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He's Trump's new communications director. But his past tweets show contrary views

He's Trump's new communications director. But his past tweets show contrary views

Helping Scaramucci with communicating this message is new Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders , who was promoted from deputy press secretary within hours of Spicer's resignation . Twitter users also scrolled back deep into Scaramucci's timeline to raise questions about a 2012 tweet in which he seemed to misattribute a quote to author Mark Twain.


Isolated showers and storms Sunday with a partly cloudy sky

Isolated showers and storms Sunday with a partly cloudy sky

The chance for rain will decrease towards the end of the week with high temperatures building into the lower to middle 90s. Scattered showers and storms will be possible both Saturday and Sunday. However, the front doesn't make it too far to our south before it stalls. No tropical development for the next five days. As usual for this time of year, the showers and thunderstorms will occur primarily in the afternoon and evening.


United Kingdom welcomes Qatar's call for Gulf crisis talks

United Kingdom welcomes Qatar's call for Gulf crisis talks

Recep Tayyip Erdogan , whose country has deployed troops to Qatar, is the fifth high-level visitor from outside the Gulf to try to resolve the dispute since it erupted on June 5. The crisis has put Turkey in a delicate position, and Erdogan has repeatedly said he wants to see an end to the dispute as soon as possible. "From the first moments of the Qatar crisis, we have been on the side of peace, stability, solidarity and dialogue", said Erdogan.


1 killed, 2 wounded at Israeli embassy in Jordan

1 killed, 2 wounded at Israeli embassy in Jordan

The Hala Akhbar site said the incident also included a stabbing. "An initial investigation indicated that three people were wounded, one an Israeli who was taken to hospital", it said, adding that two Jordanians were wounded and one later died of his injuries.



Jason Day resurrects Open campaign with bogey-free 3rd round

They combined for 12 birdies, such impressive golf that Kuchar said a couple of times they forgot who had honors on the tee box. After hard conditions on Friday, Grace was able to take advantage of near-perfect golfing weather on the event's penultimate day to move to within two shots of overnight leader Jordan Spieth .



Clashes renew in East Jerusalem over Al-Aqsa row

The Arab League has strongly condemned Israel's new restrictive measures at al-Aqsa Mosque in the Old City of the occupied Jerusalem al-Quds, stressing that the Tel Aviv regime is "playing with fire" at the highly sensitive sacred site. A fourth Jerusalem-area Palestinian was killed on Saturday when an explosive device he was building went off prematurely, the Israeli military said. Instead, Israel would implement selective security checks for suspects, the report said.