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Obama beats Trump to be named the most admired man in US

Obama beats Trump to be named the most admired man in US

Hillary Clinton , for the 16th consecutive year, was the most admired woman by Americans. Seventeen percent of those polled said Obama was the man they admired most, compared to 14 percent who picked current President Donald Trump . Eisenhower. A day before that, a Pew Research Center poll conducted between November 29 - December 4 revealed an approval rate of 32 percent, which they noted declined over the course of his first presidential year. Consulte Mais Informação

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National Basketball Association apology for 'Palestine' wording after Israel complaint

Minister Miri Regev lashed out at the designation in an official letter, charging that it referred to "a country everyone knows doesn't exist". She said she viewed the inclusion of occupied Palestine " as legitimization of dissecting Israel ", as well as a "blunt, explicit interference, standing in opposition to the official stance of the American administration and the statements of President Donald Trump, who has just recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel". Consulte Mais Informação

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US military to accept transgender recruits on Monday

US military to accept transgender recruits on Monday

Two federal courts in Washington and Virginia last week rejected the USA government's appeals against the first-instance decisions that approved transgenders on the American army from January 1st, 2018. Both GLAD and the American Union for Social Freedoms represented the plaintiffs against the government ban. In a move that appealed to his hard-line conservative supporters, Trump announced in July that he would prohibit transgender people from serving in the military, reversing Democratic ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Egypt: Ousted President Morsi Gets yet Another Prison Sentence

Egypt: Ousted President Morsi Gets yet Another Prison Sentence

Abdel-Fattah is serving a five-year sentence for taking part in an illegal protest in 2013. The defendants had all been charged with making statements deemed insulting to the judiciary. He was overthrown by the military following mass protests a year after he took office as the country's first democratically elected leader. Since he was ousted, Morsi has faced trial on a host of charges, including espionage and conspiring with foreign groups. Consulte Mais Informação

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Gunmen kill 12 in Cairo church

Gunmen kill 12 in Cairo church

The gunman killed at least nine people, including a policeman, at the church, according to Interior Ministry and Coptic Church accounts quoted by Reuters . The second assailant is said to have fled the scene. The ministry also said he was wounded and arrested but made no mention of his death, which was reported by the Health Ministry. Consulte Mais Informação

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Australia rugby star Karmichael Hunt faces drugs charge

Australia rugby star Karmichael Hunt faces drugs charge

He was allegedly caught with a white powder, which local media said was cocaine. He had been charged with two counts of drug possession and was due to appear in court again on January 29. "He is sticking with his family". The back, who plays for Queensland Reds as well as the Wallabies , has previously received a six week suspension and a £17,300 fine by rugby officials after pleading guilty to four counts of cocaine possession in March 2015. Consulte Mais Informação

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Attack on Shiite Cultural Center in Kabul Kills At least 35 People

Attack on Shiite Cultural Center in Kabul Kills At least 35 People

An online statement said the attack was carried out by a suicide bomber , and that three other bombs were also used. Tebyan Cultural Center initiated its activities in Afghanistan thirteen years ago. More than 1 million Afghan Shiites have lived and worked in Iran as war refugees over the past several decades. Sayed Abbas Hussaini, a journalist at the agency, said there appeared to have been more than one explosion during the attack, following an initial blast at the entrance to the ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump condemns attack on Coptic Christians

The officials stated that a gunman fired upon people outside the church. The gunman had tried to storm the building when police shot him dead, police officials said. Who did it?In an official statement, the interior ministry identified the attacker, saying his name is Ibrahim Isma'il Isma'il Moustafa, 34, and he is one of the most prominent terrorist elements, fugitive and risky, who claimed the elements of the attack on the vehicle (microbus) Helwan police station in 2016 and resulted in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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White House Intern Accused of Making 'White Power' Salute

White House Intern Accused of Making 'White Power' Salute

Mr. Breuer told The Daily Caller on Friday that he was simply mimicking Mr. Trump's signature "OK" hand sign and that he has no affiliation with white supremacist groups. A fellow intern, who requested anonymity, told the outlet that "Jack's a good kid" who was "probably doing it as a joke". Breuer worked for senior policy adviser Stephen Miller during his time as an intern, according to the Daily Mail . Consulte Mais Informação

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