Puerto Rico death toll rises as $29 billion aid package sought

Governor says 34 on island dead, hours after Trump says hurricane was ‘not a real catastrophe like Katrina’ The post Puerto Rico death toll rises as $29 billion aid package sought appeared... Read more »

Las Vegas Jews rally for victims in wake of shooting

Synagogues hold vigils, collect goods and raise money in aftermath of Sunday massacre; two Jewish women injured The post Las Vegas Jews rally for victims in wake of shooting appeared first on... Read more »

As $100K sent overseas probed, Trump says ‘no idea’ if gunman linked to IS

Authorities describe extensively pre-planned massacre, say shooter’s girlfriend on way back to US to be questioned as person of interest The post As $100K sent overseas probed, Trump says ‘no idea’ if... Read more »

To save face and Iran deal, US seeking ways around recertification minefield

Administration exploring avenues to keep nuke pact intact without Trump saying Tehran compliant, including avoiding recertification debate altogether The post To save face and Iran deal, US seeking ways around recertification minefield... Read more »

Casino mogul Adelson met with Trump hours after Las Vegas shooting

Pre-arranged meeting was to review policy, but also looked at ways to help victims of massacre The post Casino mogul Adelson met with Trump hours after Las Vegas shooting appeared first on... Read more »

Disabled rights protesters block roads, vow to continue campaign

Demonstrators rejecting stipend-boosting deal with government fined after causing havoc at Ashdod port and major arteries south of Tel Aviv The post Disabled rights protesters block roads, vow to continue campaign appeared... Read more »

Spain’s king denounces ‘unlawful’ Catalan independence bid

An estimated 700,000 people take to Barcelona streets to protest police violence, support separatists The post Spain’s king denounces ‘unlawful’ Catalan independence bid appeared first on The Times of Israel.Source Link: https://www.timesofisrael.com/spains-king-denounces-unlawful-catalan-independence-bid/ Read more »

In Puerto Rico, Trump suggests hurricane not a ‘real catastrophe’ like Katrina

Pledging help, US president also tells island residents ‘you’ve thrown our budget a little out of whack’ The post In Puerto Rico, Trump suggests hurricane not a ‘real catastrophe’ like Katrina appeared... Read more »

Amid reconciliation talk, Netanyahu and Abbas in rare harmony on Hamas

Israel’s PM says any unity PA government must recognize Israel, see Hamas disarmed, sever ties with Iran; PA president broadly echoes the sentiments The post Amid reconciliation talk, Netanyahu and Abbas in... Read more »

French MPs adopt tough anti-terror legislation in first vote

Controversial counter-terrorism bill met with little public opposition after 241 people killed in attacks since January 2015 The post French MPs adopt tough anti-terror legislation in first vote appeared first on The... Read more »