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Arabs urge Qatar to accept 6 principles to combat extremism

According to AP, Saudi Arabia's United Nations (UN) ambassador, Abdallah Al Mouallimi, told a briefing for UN correspondents in NY on Tuesday that foreign ministers for Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain had agreed to the six principles at a meeting in Cairo on July 5. Read More »

Jürgen Klopp: Liverpool ignored Mohamed Salah's spell at Chelsea


So much so, his agents are meeting Liverpool representatives and presumably Jurgen Klopp in Hong Kong, where we're now on pre-season tour. But having spent the off-season in Los Angeles undergoing an individual training programme, the 27-year-old is determined to prove his fitness to Klopp. Read More »

Five IS German Women Found in Tunnel in Mosul


This photo made from undated video posted online shows a man in an Iraqi Army uniform, moments after shooting an unarmed man in Mosul , Iraq . Merkel telephoned al-Abadi to congratulate him on the victory of US-backed Iraqi forces in Mosul , calling it a "big step forward in the fight against Islamic State ", her spokesman Steffen Seibert said in a statement. Read More »

The stage is set of The Open's return to Royal Birkdale


Now he's simply trying to get back into the conversation. When Rory McIlroy was informed Wednesday that the bookmakers had him listed as only 20-to-1 to win the British Open this week, he looked a combination of aghast and amused. Right behind them is Jon Rahm , the dynamic 22-year-old from Spain who already has won twice this year. There is no clear favorite. GETTING AWAY: Brooks Koepka won the U.S. Read More »

Islamic leaders boycott Jerusalem site over metal detectors

Palestinians in Jerusalem are heeding calls by senior Islamic leaders not to cooperate with the Israeli security measures enforced against those entering Al-Aqsa Mosque. Never mind that the violence and terror at the Temple Mount are exclusively the work of Muslims, and that the Israelis have acted with civility to assure security. Read More »

Who is just as unpopular as Donald Trump? Hillary Clinton


Fifty-four percent of Americans told Public Policy Polling they trust CNN more than Trump , while 39 percent said they trust the president more than the cable news network. "I wouldn't go, even if I was thirsty", he said. 'We were furious about the past presidential election of a man whose presidency would eventually end in disgrace with his impeachment for obstruction of justice, ' Clinton said - as members of the crowd at the liberal campus erupted into cheers. Read More »

Sessions Strengthens Police Powers to Seize Assets of Criminal Suspects


Sessions's change allows local law enforcement once again to work with the federal government to skirt state laws and to take more assets from Americans without having to justify it. This will make us more effective at bankrupting organized criminals and at safeguarding the property of law-abiding Americans. They then share up to 80 percent of the proceeds with federal counterparts. Read More »

Horrific: Severed pig's head found outside Islamic school gates in Brisbane


The Islamic College of Brisbane, one of the largest Islamic schools in Queensland, Australia, faced what is being described to the police as a hate crime by the institution itself. The Chairman of the Islamic College of Brisbane posted on Facebook claiming the school was safe after police were investigating the incident. Police were called after a groundskeeper and a teacher discovered the bag on Wednesday. Read More »

Dog swims into the Long Island Sound to rescue baby deer


Meanwhile, Freeley was recording video of his walk with his dogs not knowing what was in store for them. The video ends with Storm gently nudging the still-breathing animal's paws, so we're going to go ahead and count this as a successful dry land rescue and not worry too much about what happens next. Read More »

Militants warn of war with Israel over Al-Aqsa violence


Police threw stun grenades, and the crowd dispersed in under a minute. The attack occurred at around 7 a.m., police told the IBC, when the Temple Mount compound was largely empty. The Jewish visitors were expelled from the compound for bringing sacred books to the Mount and trying to pray there. He called for an end to the occupation and "returning Jerusalem and the Al-Aqsa Mosque to Palestinian and Islamic hands, granting the Palestinian people their rights and establishing a ... Read More »

WashPost: Trump Ends CIA Plan Arming Syrian Rebels


USA officials who spoke to WaPo stated that the move is consistent with Trump's desire to seek better relations with Russian Federation, adding that Trump came to a decision on ending the Central Intelligence Agency program about a month ago. Read More »

Maduro's July 30 vote to go ahead amid Trump threat


Venezuela is the third-largest oil exporter to the United States, with the daily rate of imports for the week to July 7 at 823,000 barrels, according to the EIA, about 30,000 bpd less than Saudi Arabia's daily exports to the U.S. There is a risk the unbending campaigns by Maduro and the opposition could worsen the bloodshed Venezuela has witnessed since April, when anti-government protests turned violent, with almost 100 people killed. Read More »

Unemployment looms for Australia's women cricketers at end of World Cup

Australia are a team that are favourites for this tournament, they are the reigning title holders, and it will need something special to topple them. Despite the advantage, Mithali also warned her side to play according to the situation in the crunch game. It is how the team responds to the situation (which is) very important. Read More »

Cavaliers F James Jones Retires, Takes Front Office Job


While James has been Bill Russell, Jones has been K.C. Jones. Jones was a part of all four Finals teams in Miami from 2011-2014, and then thanks to his friendship with LeBron James , made his way to Cleveland and played in all three of the Cavaliers' Finals matchups against the Warriors . Read More »

Body Cam Footage Appears To Show Cops Planting Drugs At Crime Scene


When the officer gets to the sidewalk, he then fully activates the camera, turning on the audio recorder. "I've passed it up and we are all appalled", the prosecutor replied in an email. She told Fox 45: 'They had knowledge. "We take allegations like this very seriously and that's why we launched an internal investigation into the accusations", a spokesperson for the Baltimore Police said in a statement. Read More »

Qatar official faults 'disorganized' conduct by Arab rivals


The apparently new list of six demands includes commitments to combatting extremism and terrorism, preventing financing and safe havens for radical groups, and suspending all acts of provocation and speeches inciting hatred or violence. He stressed that implementation and monitoring must be "essential components" of any agreement to resolve the diplomatic crisis that began in early June. Read More »

Sells 32 Shares of Markel Corporation (MKL)

It has underperformed by 17.76% the S&P500. Matthew Tewksbury increased its stake in Wgl Hldgs Inc (WGL) by 49.9% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, July 10 by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was upgraded by William Blair on Thursday, April 14 to "Outperform". Read More »

Summary of Price Movements: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)

Turning to Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: CTB ), its shares were trading at $36.6 a retreat of $-0.95, on the trading floor. About 220,888 shares traded. The company was maintained on Monday, May 2 by JP Morgan. The company has a market capitalization of $8.99 billion, a P/E ratio of 7.53 and a beta of 1.55. Read More »

Future of healthcare plan unclear in DC


Democratic leaders on Tuesday urged Republicans to drop their repeal push and work with them on bipartisan health care reforms, such as working to bolster the nation's insurance markets. He also tweeted Democrats will join in. Citizens' Council for Health Freedom (CCHF, )has been calling for full repeal. We're allowing eight democrats to control what we do in the senate and the President's right. Read More »

Asian champion shot-putter Manpreet Kaur fails dope test


For now, she has not been put under provisional suspension as dimethylbutylamine is a specified substance under the WADA Code but Manpreet will lose the gold medal she won in Asian Athletics Championships if her confirmatory urine sample "B" test also returns positive. Read More »

World oil prices slightly down


Given that most of the bearish triggers have been baked into prices, the bounce in oil prices could extend further this week. Past year at this time, a gallon of regular gasoline cost $2.201 on average in the United States. The revisions have been largely prompted due the fast rebounding shale oil production in the US. Libyan oil production is now at over a four-year high of just above 1 million b/d, according to Platts calculations, boosted by the return of several fields that had ... Read More »

Trump Administration to Close State Office of Global Criminal Justice, Sources Say


The remaining staff in the office will likely be reassigned to State's Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, a separate functional bureau that monitors freedom and human rights developments around the world. Beth Van Schaack , a former lawyer in the war crimes office, wrote Monday in a blog post that Tillerson's plan to reassign GCJ personnel is "rash and ill-informed decision-making" that will not severe US interests. Read More »