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The decision quickly triggered Muslim protests amid rumors that Israel was trying to expand its control at the site under the guise of security - a claim Israel strongly denied. The crowds grew larger overnight, with some holding up a large Palestinian flag outside Jerusalem's Old City. Reporters and camera crews have flocked to the area to cover the events - even as wary tourists stayed away, following a July 14 attack in which three Israeli Arabs used guns smuggled into the Temple ...
  • Nationwide Strike in Venezuela Enters Second Day

    Nationwide Strike in Venezuela Enters Second Day

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    The U.S.is among 13 countries in the regional Organization of American States urging Venezuela not to hold the vote. President Nicolas Maduro has rejected this "cheeky" penalty. "What happens if they impose the Constituent Assembly?" Uncertainty reigned on the eve of the strike, with some Venezuelans stocking up on provisions and thousands of others leaving completely.
  • Hillary Clinton to 'let her guard down' in candid 2016 election memoir

    Hillary Clinton to 'let her guard down' in candid 2016 election memoir

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    According to a press release, Clinton will get personal about what she was thinking and feeling during the election, and how she has coped in the wake of a shocking, unexpected loss - both as a candidate and as an American. In March, the former senator and secretary of state accepted an award for her work advocating for women. In February, Clinton said she was working with Marla Frazee, a two-time Caldecott finalist for the year's outstanding picture book, to re-release "It Takes a Village" ...
  • Outrage as Trump bans 'disruptive' trans soldiers

    Outrage as Trump bans 'disruptive' trans soldiers

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    The Pentagon couldn't offer details. This reverses a policy change put in place by President Obama previous year to allow transgender troops to serve openly. "This basically is a message from the Administration to the trans people that says you are not good enough to take a bullet for me", said Sarah Helen-Land, member of the Metropolitan Community Church.
  • 'India-Israel ties can affect Al Aqsa conflict'

    'India-Israel ties can affect Al Aqsa conflict'

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    They also called for closing all mosques in Jerusalem on Friday so that people can hold the Friday noon prayer at Al-Aqsa Mosque. A tense standoff has been underway between Israel and Muslim worshippers at the holy site for almost two weeks despite the removal of metal detectors on Tuesday , with concerns of major unrest surrounding Friday prayers if no resolution is found.
  • Twin boys, 3, drown in Melville pool accident

    Twin boys, 3, drown in Melville pool accident

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    She woke up at around 8.30pm and asked her five-year-old son where the twins were, but he did not know, reports the New York Post . Laura Alvarez, 47, of Amityville, who was working as a baby-sitter at another Holly Court home Wednesday morning, said she heard about the drownings and saw police on the street.
  • Meghan McCain shares photo of hike with father John McCain

    Meghan McCain shares photo of hike with father John McCain

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    But the very fact that he returned to vote to advance a health care bill that Democrats warn will deprive millions of Americans of coverage was a reminder that for all his deep friendships across the aisle in the Senate , the Arizona senator's staunch conservatism has rarely wavered.
  • Trump ex-campaign chairman talks with Senate investigators

    Trump ex-campaign chairman talks with Senate investigators

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    Grassley, the committee chairman, and Feinstein, a ranking member of the committee, emphasized that the closed-door testimonies of Trump Jr. and Manafort will be on record and that the committee "will get answers". and Manafort do not preclude them testifying in public at a later date, Grassley said. Their scheduled meetings is the last development in numerous investigations into the extent to which Russian officials meddled in last year's race an whether Trump associates colluded with them.
  • Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Buy

    Vodafone Group PLC (NASDAQ:VOD) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Buy

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    The company has market cap of 78.48 million GBP. The Firm operates through divisions include Acquisition Corp. Spectris plc is a supplier of productivity-enhancing instruments and controls. Since February 6, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 7 sales for $11.38 million activity. GB Group plc (LON: GBG)'s stock had its "buy" rating reissued by FinnCap in a note issued to investors on Tuesday.
  • Sweltering heat to continue for next few days, National Weather Service says

    Sweltering heat to continue for next few days, National Weather Service says

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    The main threat will be damaging winds. Temperatures will hover in the low to mid-80s Sunday through Tuesday, the weather service says, with a chance for afternoon rain and thunderstorms each day. There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms tonight before 11 p.m., then a slight chance of showers between 11 p.m. and 1 a.m., the service sayS.