Representatives of the Arabic-speaking Druze are angry over several facets of the new law, which legally defines Israel as "the historic homeland of the Jewish people". According to the plan submitted by the prime minister's representatives, "the law will recognise the contribution of the Druze community to the security of the state, and will include support for community institutions (religion, education and culture), will strengthen Druze residential settlements, and establish new towns if ...
Mount Piz Segnas and the Atlas, back right, are pictured in Switzerland where police say a several-seater plane crashed on the Piz Segnas mountain (file photo). Police said earlier that five helicopters were involved in a search and rescue mission and the airspace over the crash site was to remain closed until late Sunday.
After police were called, they found that she had been illegally wearing a niqab in public and - when she refused to remove it - she was issued a fine of 1,000 Danish kroner (£120). While the law does not mention Islamic facial coverings such as burqas or niqabs by name, Human Rights Watch has labelled the ban as " discriminatory " and said it was the " latest in a harmful trend ".
Pappas reportedly committed suicide Friday as police officers confronted him. Chief Acevedo thinks Pappas made the gesture in hopes the parks employee would come closer. Media's role in keeping the public informed is also acknowledged. Friends and family have described Hausknecht as a humble and generous man who was adored by his patients, volunteered in his community and cared about the environment.
Trump campaigned on the promise of building a wall to deter illegal immigration and making Mexico pay for it. Mexico has refused, leading Trump to look to US taxpayers to fund the endeavor instead, at least for now. "The president's willing to be patient to make sure that we get what we need so that we can get that done, because border security's extremely important", Ryan said at a press conference on Thursday.
An Aeromexico flight carrying 103 people crashed just after taking off from an airport in northern Mexico, forcing passengers to escape via the emergency slides before the aircraft went up in flames . "The plane was taking off", Governor Jose Rosas Aispuro told Mexican television, adding that witnesses told him there was "a bang" and then without warning the plane was on the ground.
It has destroyed 88 structures and forced the evacuation of 14,000 residents, including in the towns of Nice and Lucerne about 150km north of San Francisco , according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire).
There's been speculation for weeks that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle could be planning to start a family, and now yet another hint has been dropped by the royal couple. Though it's spacey, speculation is running rampant that Harry wants an even bigger auto to start a family with Markle. The range topping 405kW four-litre turbopetrol V8 Avant Tiptronic quattro five-door comes with extras such as a panoramic sunroof, privacy glass, heated front and rear seats, and sports exhaust system.
Analysts have said that a spiralling trade dispute between Beijing and Washington could also ratchet up tensions over other regional hotspot issues, such as the South China Sea , claimed in whole by China and in part by some south-east Asian nations.
U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence is flying to Hawaii on Wednesday to receive 55 boxes of bones recently handed over by North Korea . North Korea has steadfastly argued its nuclear weapons are meant to neutralize alleged USA plans to attack it.
Tibbetts, a University of Iowa student, hasn't been seen since July 18. The mother of Mollie Tibbetts believes her daughter may have been abducted on July 18 and begged her possible kidnappers to let her go. Authorities have canvassed the area and have also searched a local pig farm but, so far, they have come up empty in their quest to determine what happened to the missing college student.
When pressed about Trump's position on the issue, Sanders said Trump "has made his position known", CNN's Jim Acosta , who was loudly heckled during a Trump rally in Florida on Tuesday night, implored Sanders to break from the president, who labelled the press as "enemy of the American people" previous year.
Representatives of the USA auto industry praised the administration's proposal , even as some automakers privately have expressed unease at the prospect of abrupt changes in fuel standards and having to meet different standards in different states.
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire) commanders said on Wednesday the fire, sparked by a vehicle on July 23, was burning with less intensity this week and posed little immediate threat to populated areas. In June and July, 29 people from Kansas worked a combined 6,646 hours as wildfires exploded in the western United States. More than 4,200 firefighters are battling the blaze, which has scorched more than 125,800 acres (50,900 hectares) in the scenic ...
During a " Make America Great Again " rally in Tampa, Florida , Trump stated that, "If you go out and you want to buy groceries, you need a picture on a card". Asked when Trump last bought groceries, Sanders responded, "I'm not sure". By mid afternoon, hundreds were waiting to get in, verbally clashing at times with groups of protesters also assembling nearby.
Vice President Mike Pence said that the ceremony for the returned remains of 55 American soldiers from the Korean War was "deeply moving". I am not at all surprised that you took this kind action. U.S. officials have been closely monitoring North Korea's willingness to abandon its nuclear ambitions. Friday's transfer of the remains on the Korean Peninsula coincided with the 65th anniversary of the 1953 armistice that ended fighting between North Korean and Chinese forces and South Korean and ...
Grassley, backed by other Senate Republicans , asked for all documents from Kavanaugh's tenure in the George W. Bush White House as an associate White House counsel. Committee Republicans have accused Democrats of trying to drag out the process. That is far more than than the 60,000 pages the Archives identified from the White House counsel's office, and the 170,000 emails he either received or sent or was copied on.
A federal judge in Washington state has blocked the release of plans to build plastic guns on 3D printers online. The widespread release of downloadable blueprints for 3D-printed firearms would not give way to a rise in undetectable plastic guns because there already is a law against them, the National Rifle Association claimed Tuesday.
Throwing yet another spanner in the works, Giuliani called Fox News again on Monday, hours after his morning appearance, to admit that there was a meeting before the Trump Tower meeting to discuss strategy. But the shifting focus from a strong denial of collusion to questioning whether collusion would even be illegal marks a shift for the Trump legal team.
Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said he's "not in a position to either understand fully or talk about what happened at Helsinki" between President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin as he warned about malign activities from the Kremlin meant to influence the November vote.