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Democrats seek Bolton, Mulvaney as witnesses for Trump impeachment trial

1 hour 19 min ago
Minority Leader Chuck Schumer details plans for 'fair and honest' trial to begin Jan. 7; Republicans pushing for swift proceedings but Trump may want longer trial to vindicate him

Amnesty revises up Iran protest crackdown toll to 304

1 hour 58 min ago
Rights group says it collected harrowing testimony suggesting that after authorities massacred protesters, they orchestrated a wide-scale clampdown to cover up deaths

UK Labour begins process to replace Corbyn after election drubbing

2 hours 26 min ago
Hard-left leader to stay in place until March, race expected to be bitter struggle over direction of party deeply divided over Brexit and beset by accusations of anti-Semitism

For second night, violent protests rock Lebanese capital

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 22:52
Security forces use tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannons to disperse demonstrators who railed against expected reappointment of Saad Hariri as PM

Spain soccer game halted for insults, Nazi banner

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 22:19
Fans of second-tier Rayo Vallecano accuse opposing player Roman Zozulia of being a 'Nazi,' for supposed far-right views, which he denies.

Father dies of heart failure days after his infant son’s death

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 21:54
Yitzhak Meir Weiss, 31, collapses while mourning his five-week-old child in Bnei Brak

Erdogan threatens to shutter 2 strategic US military bases

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 21:03
Turkish president responds to threat of US sanctions over Ankara's decision to buy Russian S-400 missile defense system

Sharren Haskel becomes 4th Likud MK to endorse Sa’ar for party leadership

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 20:13
Support for Netanyahu challenger grows, with heavyweight Haim Katz also set to back him; senior MKs Erdan, Edelstein reportedly won't endorse either candidate

Washington bracing for impeachment as battle lines harden

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 19:41
Partisan vote expected as Democrat-controlled House plans to vote Wednesday on whether to make Republican Trump the third president in history to be impeached

Pharma empire behind OxyContin now selling overdose cure

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 19:26
International affiliate of Purdue Pharma, widely blamed for US opioid epidemic, marketing new antidote amid cascade of protest and litigation against company

Authorities arrest New Jersey man linked to Jersey City gunman

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 19:02
Ahmed A-Hady's phone number and pawn shop address were found in note in pocket of David Anderson, who carried out killing spree at kosher supermarket

Comey: ‘Real sloppiness’ in Russia probe, but no misconduct

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 18:40
Former FBI director says he was 'overconfident' about investigation, but US Justice Department found no evidence of illegal wiretaps and other serious offenses claimed by Trump

Two settlers arrested for rock attack on Palestinian vehicle

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 18:11
Security official says incident near Bat Ayin settlement partially related to migration of hilltop youth from Yitzhar area, due to increased military presence there

Eden’s story: I survived sexual abuse and finally chose life

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 18:09
It took way too many years and self-harm attempts before she found a listening ear to help her breathe again (trigger warning)

West Bank settlements simulate string of disasters to train for the real thing

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 17:51
In large-scale drill, Binyamin region practices response to a deadly Gaza rocket attack, back-to-back shootings, and a contaminated water supply -- all in the span of a few hours

Unarmed Palestinian crosses Gaza border into Israel, is arrested

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 17:51
Suspect caught at northern edge of Strip, turned over to authorities for questioning

LISTEN: From UK elections to a US directive, anti-Semitism is word of the week

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 17:51
Episode #15: Union for Jewish Students's Esther Offenberg on landmark British elections * AJC's legal head Marc Stern on Trump's order * ToI's Raoul Wootliff talks Israeli politics

Thick cloud of smog forces schools shut in Iran

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 16:37
Officials say pollution level in capital hazardous to 'sensitive groups,' including children, elderly, ill; residents blame government dysfunction

Labor, Gesher say they’re sticking together for the March election

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 16:37
Mizrahi-led economically minded alliance hopes to improve its dreary ballot-box showing, says it won't rule out any party as coalition partner

Likud MK Haim Katz set to announce support for Netanyahu rival Sa’ar

Sun, 15/12/2019 - 16:17
Lawmaker's backing of challenger in party primaries would be blow to PM, who is still expected to win handily; MK Etty Atia publicly endorses Sa'ar for Likud leader