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by | July 20, 2017 | 00:31

Muslim worshippers held protest outside the al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem on Monday morning, as Israel reopened the compound to Isaelis for the first time since Friday's deadly assault. In recent years, however, a movement in Israel to establish full Jewish sovereignty over the site has gained momentum. A police statement said one person was arrested for rioting.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:29

On Sunday, 98% of opposition supporters in an unofficial vote rejected the proposed assembly. Venezuelan Foreign Minister Samuel Moncada , repudiated the White House statement at a press conference. Maduro insists opposition leaders are U.S. pawns intent on sabotaging the economy and bringing him down through violence as part of an global right-wing conspiracy led by Washington and fanned by private domestic and foreign media.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:30

Government would be free from religious overreach, and religion would be free from government interference". For his part, Flake has also been subject to backlash on social media for his defense of Abboud. Flake has called out the mistreatment of Muslims before. In December 2015, as then-candidate Donald Trump was inflaming rallies with harsh rhetoric toward Muslims, Flake and his family attended the Friday noon service at a Scottsdale mosque.

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:53

President Trump called Sen. Trump pulled a similar move in June after McConnell fell short on his first health care effort, and it yielded no apparent results. "I did not come to Washington to hurt people", Capito said in a statement . "I can tell you that the Republicans are not going to own it". Even so, Republican leaders are thinking of scheduling the procedural vote as early as tomorrow morning, senior Republican aides told Axios .

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:47

Oil prices were mostly high on Monday and traded by as high as $49 during the session. The re-balancing process remains slow and resumption in Nigerian and Libyan output has complicated the OPEC strategy. Devon has continued to report impressive numbers, and recently announced that a well in the STACK play hit a peak rate of 6,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day, which set a new initial production record for Oklahoma "by a wide margin".

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:32

Cornwall Council said around 50 homes and properties in the village affected by the flood, but there were no early reports of any casualties. Crews from Kent Fire and Rescue Service attended but, despite two of the calls stating that people were trapped inside properties, no rescues were needed.

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:29

Yemen's internationally recognised government confirmed that around 20 people were killed in the al-Atera village. Global organisations require clearance to deliver aid to the country, which the United Nations says is the world's biggest humanitarian crisis.

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:28

Large amounts of the 149-page lease were redacted by the GSA, so it is not clear who owns the space being rented. Trump isn't the first president to have the military set up shop nearby. The leasing rate for the space is far above the going rate for a similar space in Manhattan, making it among the most expensive rentals in the Big Apple.

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:21

This Wednesday, July 19, 2017 (5:30 AM Pacific) Liverpool will play Crystal Palace at the Hong Kong Stadium for a match in the Premier League Asia Trophy . "We didn't say the season was flawless, what we say is that we really did a lot of games really, really well and I enjoyed our football a lot of times.it surprised me actually how often we played outstanding football".

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:18

Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid also rates himself very highly compared to his actual rating . On Monday, Team2K shot began filming a commercial spot for " NBA 2K18". LeBron James . "I am going to be honest; I should be a 92 or 93 overall". Geroge, the cover athlete of " NBA 2K17", was evidently satisfied with his Player Rating of 91 overall.

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:09

Allen was also named to the preseason watch list for the Maxwell Award on July 10, and earned third-team All-SEC honors last Friday from the league's media. Quarterbacks from all 130 NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) schools are eligible for the award. The list of 30 will be trimmed to 16 semifinalists on November 7 and to three finalists on November 20.

by | July 19, 2017 | 20:10

For his part, Robertson will likely return to the Yankees after spending 2008-14 with the team. If the deal is completed, it would have the dual benefit, from the Yankees' perspective, of denying the Red Sox a coveted piece as Boston had been going hard to land Frazier.

by | July 19, 2017 | 19:56

The Cavaliers parted ways with former general manager David Griffin on June 19 after they did not reach agreement on a contract extension. According to a report from USA TODAY , LeBron James is both frustrated and concerned with the lack of positive offseason moves for the franchise.

by | July 19, 2017 | 19:58

They have pursued the 22-year-old for months, but Leipzig are adamant that they will not sell. "The Bundesliga side have stated throughout the summer they are unwilling to sell their midfielder - and they are not interested in negotiating with the Merseysiders", says Chris Bascombe of the Telegraph .

by | July 19, 2017 | 19:44

According to Sky Sports journalist Gianluca Di Marzio , the Blues have now turned their focus to Morata and talks are at an advanced stage. I actually think that's a reasonable price for a player of Morata's talent and potential in today's market but we'll have to wait and see whether Chelsea are prepared to meet Madrid's asking price.

by | July 19, 2017 | 19:40

West Virginia's Republican U.S. Sen. "We're gonna let Obamacare fail and the democrats are gonna come to us and say how do we fix it", he told reporters Tuesday afternoon. "We need federal health policy that supports and enhances Vermont's good work, not policy that builds new barriers to coverage and care", said Jeff Tieman, president and CEO of the Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health Systems .

by | July 19, 2017 | 19:30

The firm now has a $29.00 target price on the basic materials company's stock. The current consensus recommendation provided by covering analysts is 2.50. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $21.68 and a 200 day moving average price of $29.02. The acquisition was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link .

by | July 19, 2017 | 19:11

Speaking on NPR's All Things Considered , Bremmer said the discussion lasted about an hour and was unsettling to numerous other leaders present. Trump and Putin conversed in the room where the dinner was being held. USA intelligence officials have accused the Russian government of meddling in the 2016 election to help Mr Trump win. Jason Maloni, a spokesman for Paul Manafort, Trump's campaign manager from March to August, also did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

by | July 19, 2017 | 19:08

Suga might also have reacted calmly to Seoul's offer for dialogue with Pyongyang because Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government has been seeking an opportunity to resume long-stalled bilateral dialogue with North Korea over the issue of Japanese nationals abducted to North Korea, mainly in the 1970s and 1980s.

by | July 19, 2017 | 19:09

Netanyahu noted that the European Union was undermining its security and technological progress by attempting to impose conditions on Israel. "Start supporting European economies by doing what the Americans, the Chinese and the Indians are doing", by taking advantage of what Israel had to offer Europe technologically.

by | July 19, 2017 | 18:42

Earlier, it emerged that a Russian developer's representative was the eighth attendee at a Trump Tower campaign meeting arranged by Mr Trump's oldest son. The administration official pushed back against the interaction being characterized as a "meeting". No-one else was nearby, so the topics of discussion were not known, he said.

by | July 19, 2017 | 18:38

When Senate Democrats in 2013 drastically weakened the ability to filibuster presidential nominees, it seemed like they were creating a glidepath for a president whose party controlled the Senate to speed through confirmations. For the die-hard Trump supporter, polls don't account for much, especially when the media drools over the president's historic low approval ratings .

by | July 19, 2017 | 18:02

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office responded to the burglary and vandalism just after 5:30 a.m. and reported that an unknown person or persons entered the property, dismantled areas of the exterior fence that surrounds the barns and released all of the mink from their cages.

by | July 19, 2017 | 17:55

In video footage obtained by The Sun , Nicholls is seen being carried out on a stretcher by an emergency team as he cries out in pain. He remained trapped for three days without food before rescuers eventually reached him - and was only discovered after a local discovered his abandoned motorbike on Koh Samui and raised the alarm.

by | July 19, 2017 | 17:48

India has conveyed to the Chinese government that the road construction would represent a significant change of status quo with serious security implications for it. The PLA Tibet command guards the Line of Actual Control (LAC) of the India-China border along several sections connecting the mountainous Tibetan region.

by | July 19, 2017 | 17:43

The talks, rebranded by the Trump administration as the "U.S". "Thanks to the painstaking efforts of both sides, the 100-Day Plan has delivered major outcomes", Wang said, noting that the American beef has found its way back to the Chinese market after 14 years and the policy barriers for USA liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to China have started to crumble.

by | July 19, 2017 | 17:07

A senior official with the Ministry of National Defense said it was "continuing to hold discussions on inter-Korean military talks with the Ministry of Unification and other agencies involved in practical matters". The objective of that meeting would be to discuss restarting reunions for families separated by the Korean War. It said it's waiting for the North's reply through the now-dormant liaison office in Panmunjom.

by | July 19, 2017 | 16:47

Her approval rating stands at just 39 per cent in the latest Bloomberg National poll - two points below Trump's rating. Meanwhile, Trump scored 55% for unfavorable opinions, while Clinton hit 58%. He added: '"But I don't blame her for Trump". The Trump administration has attempted to divert attention away from Trump Jr.'s June 2016 meeting with Veselnitskaya by citing the proximity of Clinton's opposition to the Magnitsky Act to her husband's profitable Moscow speech.

by | July 19, 2017 | 16:46

Reports earlier today claimed Chelsea are "close" to a deal for Morata. Danilo was said to be a target for Chelsea, but it seems that Manchester City have won the "race" for the Real Madrid reserve. Chelsea has made moves to sign the 26-year-old but is wary of paying over the odds while they are also running parallel negotiations for striker Alvaro Morata who is their priority.

by | July 19, 2017 | 16:43

The GOP's latest effort to pass an Affordable Care Act (ACA) repeal bill fell apart Monday night after a pair of Republican senators announced their opposition to the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA). "I did not come to Washington to hurt people", Capito said, according to The New York Times . Senate Republicans' plans for a straight repeal of Obamacare appeared to die a quick death.

by | July 19, 2017 | 16:36

The firm has "Sell" rating given on Wednesday, April 6 by Societe Generale. The rating was initiated by UBS with "Sell" on Thursday, May 19. Finally, Kensico Capital Management Corp raised its position in Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 7.7% in the first quarter.

by | July 19, 2017 | 16:28

He had said millions would lose access to health care and millions more would face higher health care bills."The Administration must stop undermining our health care system and work in a bipartisan way to improve it", Casey said on Twitter .He also called on the Senate majority leader to work with Democrats on a plan to make health care more accessible and affordable.

by | July 19, 2017 | 16:25

His birthday is marked every year as Nelson Mandela Day , honouring his life and legacy. He was the first black president of South Africa and the first president to be elected in a fully representative election. The very life of Nelson Mandela challenged the unfettered ideals of selfishness, greed, revenge and unhealthy competition that characterized many African countries in the post-independence era.

by | July 19, 2017 | 16:26

Huckabee Sanders said, " John Roberts is bored today, he's headed out". "If it was on camera , I might not be", he retorted. "I have a live shot", Roberts later tweeted . This was confirmed by Fox News' Shep Smith, according to The Hill , who played an audio file registered during the briefing, noting that John Roberts came out early in order to join his team.

by | July 19, 2017 | 15:50

Matthews' Sunweb team realised Kittel was in trouble and they put the hammer down. Despite a desperate chase that brought him within 10 seconds of recapturing the main pack, his group couldn't bridge the gap before the race went into the crosswinds.