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Israeli parliament sanctions critic of PM Bennett, his party

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli parliamentary committee has sanctioned a breakaway member of Prime Minister Naftali Bennett's party, handing a small political victory to the Israeli leader as he seeks to ...

Beautiful Dapeng Bay Artists Creations Become Taiwan’s First Art Check-in Points in National Scenic Areas

PINGTUNG COUNTY, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 26 April 2022 - Taiwan possesses a lot of distinct scenery and landscapes, and they are the muses that inspire many artists when they stop and draw landscap...

Freeman turns attention to recruiting after 1st Irish spring

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Marcus Freeman couldn’t have wished for a better ending to his first spring as Notre Dame’s head coach. True freshman quarterback Steve Angeli’s 10-yard dash...

Today in History: April 26, Chernobyl nuclear plant disaster

Today in History Today is Tuesday, April 26, the 116th day of 2022. There are 249 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April...

Egypt: Ruins of ancient temple for Zeus unearthed in Sinai

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian archaeologists unearthed the ruins of a temple for the ancient Greek god Zeus in the Sinai Peninsula, antiquities authorities said Monday. The Tourism and Antiq...

'The Offer' recreates wild drama behind 'The Godfather'

NEW YORK (AP) — On a trip to New York in the early 1970s, Robert Evans, the former head of Paramount, discovered a dead rat in his hotel room bed. According to the new Paramount+ series “ The Offer, ”...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 1-7

Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 1-7: May 1: Singer Judy Collins is 83. Actor Stephen Macht (“Suits,” ″General Hospital”) is 80. Singer Rita Coolidge is 77. Singer-bassist Nic...

Israeli minister: Parties trying to keep coalition afloat

JERUSALEM (AP) — A key partner in Israel's governing coalition said Monday that all the factions are working to try and keep the fragile coalition afloat, less than a year after it was sworn into offi...

Pastor-led shelters bring schooling options to migrant kids

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — His completed geometry exercise in hand and a smile lighting up his eyes above his face mask, Victor Rodas rushed to the teacher as other students were still drawing. ...

NFL draft: Breaking down top defensive players available

Top defensive players available in the NFL draft, scheduled for April 28-30: EDGE RUSHERS Position outlook: This is the pass-rushers draft with as many as four top-...

NFL draft: Breaking down top offensive players available

Top offensive players available in the NFL draft, scheduled for April 28-30: QUARTERBACKS Position outlook: The 2013 draft was the last in which a quarterback was n...

Israeli FM accuses Hamas of orchestrating Jerusalem violence

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s foreign minister on Sunday accused the Hamas militant group of orchestrating recent unrest at Jerusalem’s most sensitive holy site, responding to criticism that Israeli polic...

Israel closes crossing to Gaza workers after rockets

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel said Saturday that it would close its border crossing to thousands of Gaza workers after a series of rockets were fired from the territory ruled by the militant Hamas group in ...

Israeli restrictions on 'Holy Fire' ignite Christian outrage

JERUSALEM (AP) — Christians celebrated their “Holy Fire” ceremony at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem on Saturday against a backdrop of rising tensions with Israel, which imposed new rest...

Mask mandates return to US college campuses as cases rise

The final weeks of the college school year have been disrupted yet again by COVID-19 as universities bring back mask mandates, switch to online classes and scale back large gatherings in response to u...