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Israelis go wild after Eurovision Song Contest victory

Sunday, 13 May 2018, 17:40 Last update: about 12 days ago Associated Press

Thousands of Israelis took to the streets early Sunday to celebrate their country's victory in the Eurovision Song Contest. Fans flooded Tel Aviv's Rabin Square in front of City Hall, with some...

Paris attacker born in Chechnya, was on radicalism database

Sunday, 13 May 2018, 12:24 Last update: about 12 days ago Associated Press

The man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya and had been on police radar for radicalism, and his parents have been detained for questioning, French authorities said...

Netta Barzilai wins 2018 Eurovision Song Contest for Israel

Sunday, 13 May 2018, 04:23 Last update: about 12 days ago Associated Press

Netta Barzilai is sassy, she's fun and she can sing — and now the Israeli has won the Eurovision Song Contest with a catchy techno dance tune about women's empowerment. The 25-year-old...

Court rules Berlusconi can run for office again in Italy

Saturday, 12 May 2018, 14:53 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

A court in Milan has ruled that Silvio Berlusconi can run for office again, five years after a tax fraud conviction. The Milan daily Corriere della Sera on Saturday reported that the tribunal had...

Seven found dead with gunshot wounds on west Australia property

Friday, 11 May 2018, 07:36 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

Seven people were found dead with gunshot wounds at a property near the tourist town of Margaret River in Australia's southwest on Friday in what could be the country's worst mass shooting in 22...

Trump says he will meet North Korean leader on 12 June

Thursday, 10 May 2018, 18:57 Last update: about 14 days ago Associated Press

With the Demilitarized Zone on the Korean Peninsula out of contention, the small nation of Singapore is a natural choice for the historic summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean...

Trump decides to exit nuclear accord with Iran

Tuesday, 8 May 2018, 20:19 Last update: about 17 days ago Associated Press

President Donald Trump plans to follow through on his campaign threat to pull out of the landmark nuclear accord with Iran, according to two people familiar with his thinking, dealing a profound blow...

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