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iStock/Thinkstock(JERUSALEM) — A battle is brewing over illegal immigration, but this one doesn’t involve building a new wall. Unlike the controversy in the United States over President Trump’s proposed wall along the Mexican border, this immigration debate is taking place 6,700 miles away in Israel. Thousands of Israelis have taken to the streets of Tel […]

iStock/Thinkstock(RANDBURG, South Africa) — A white South African woman has been sentenced to jail for a rant against blacks in 2016 that went viral — marking the first time a person has been imprisoned for using racist language. Vicki Momberg, a former real estate agent, was sentenced last week to two years by the Randburg […]

iStock/Thinkstock(MANBIJ, Syria) — Two coalition personnel were killed and five were wounded by an improvised explosive device, Operation Inherent Resolve said in a statement. A U.S. defense official confirmed that one of the two coalition service members killed was an American. The American killed in the attack was identified as Master Sgt. Jonathan Dunbar, 36, […]

iStock/Thinkstock(LONDON) — With less than 50 days to go until the Royal Wedding, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are putting the finishing touches on plans for their May 19 wedding. The couple has chosen Philippa Craddock to design the flowers for the Church Service at St George’s Chapel and the reception inside of St George’s […]

WJLA-TV(WASHINGTON) — Two Russian state jets departed Dulles International Airport on Saturday carrying expelled diplomats, according to Russian state media. On Monday, President Donald Trump ordered 60 Russian intelligence officers to leave the United States within seven days. White House officials said the expulsions were in response to the alleged poisoning attack on a former […]

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — One day after saying the U.S. would be coming out of Syria “very soon” and letting “other people take care of it,” President Donald Trump has ordered a freeze on over $200 million in aid that outgoing Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced last month, a State Department official has confirmed to ABC […]

Elton Anderson(BALI, Indonesia) — One photographer gathered 17 friends to celebrate his birthday in a now-viral colorful photo shoot in Bali, Indonesia. For Elton Anderson, the concept isn’t new. Since 2015, when he and some friends rented an RV and drove through California, the Detroit, Michigan, native has been traveling to different parts of the […]

WJLA-TV(WASHINGTON) — Two Russian state jets are expected to depart Dulles International Airport on Saturday carrying expelled diplomats, according to a senior airport official. On Monday, President Donald Trump ordered 60 Russian intelligence officers to leave the United States within seven days. White House officials said the expulsions were in response to the alleged poisoning […]

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The Kremlin’s announcement Friday regarding the latest test of a new intercontinental ballistic missile has added more fuel to growing concerns of a potential new arms race between the U.S. and Russia. Adding to those fears is the acknowledgment by both countries of deteriorating relations following the tit-for-tat diplomatic expulsions in the wake […]

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Halfway through the fiscal year, the Trump administration has admitted less than a quarter of the 45,000 refugees it set as a cap — already the lowest ceiling in the program’s 43-year history — with only 10,548 refugees admitted since October 1, 2017. For Trump, who has maligned refugees and blamed immigrants for […]


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