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    Trump retaliates on Twitter over Russia photos
    May12

    Trump retaliates on Twitter over Russia photos

    President Trump jabbed back at Russia on Thursday, tweeting out photos that show him standing next to Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in the Oval Office — and also seated next to rival Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin of Ukraine. Trump noted that he held meetings with both pols “on the same day” and added the hashtag… …read more Source:...

    Eurovsion: Anja Nissen becomes second Australian in 2017 final
    May12

    Eurovsion: Anja Nissen becomes second Australian in 2017 final

    Twenty-one-year-old from the Blue Mountain is representing her parents’ birth country Denmark in annual song contestAnja Nissen has become the second Australian through to the 2017 Eurovision grand final in Kiev, joining Isaiah Firebrace in the climax of the annual song contest. Related: Australia’s Isaiah Firebrace through to...

    The Russians Troll Trump
    May12

    The Russians Troll Trump

    It’s hard to imagine how Wednesday could have gone any worse for the Trump White House. But it did, because the Trump White House didn’t see any reason to cancel or reschedule or somehow modify the president’s promise to Russian President Vladimir Putin that he would receive Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in the Oval...

    #LetsMakePeace: Trump goes on odd tweetstorm praising Russia — and Rosie O’Donnell
    May12

    #LetsMakePeace: Trump goes on odd tweetstorm praising Russia — and Rosie O’Donnell

    (Credit: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) President Trump said in a tweet on Thursday that Russia is laughing at the U.S. because of the Democratic party’s obsession with Russia — but President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov don’t appear to be paying much attention. “Russia must be laughing up their sleeves watching as the...

    Israel advances to Eurovision finals
    May12

    Israel advances to Eurovision finals

    Imri Ziv will aim for the top prize in Kiev on Saturday night. …read more Source: The Jerusalem...

    ‘The View’ hosts accuse Trump of ‘treason’ — and the reason has nothing to do with Comey
    May12

    ‘The View’ hosts accuse Trump of ‘treason’ — and the reason has nothing to do with Comey

    The hosts of “The View” erupted Thursday over reports that President Donald Trump banned American media from covering his Wednesday Oval Office meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislak, calling the move “treason.” The meeting was held in the Oval Office, and though no U.S. media outlets were...

    Israel’s Imri Ziv powers into Eurovision final
    May12

    Israel’s Imri Ziv powers into Eurovision final

    Singer will have a shot at winning it all in Ukraine Saturday night with his dance anthem ‘I Feel Alive’ …read more Source: The Times of...

    Eurovision 2017: All finalists known
    May12

    Eurovision 2017: All finalists known

    The second Semi-Final of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest took place in Kyiv, Ukraine. In total 18 countries competed for the remaining ten places in the Grand Final. The second Semi-Final was broadcast live from the International Exhibition Centre in Ukraine’s capital. The following ten countries qualified for the Grand Final (in the order...

    FIFA violates own statutes by delaying decision on Israeli settlement clubs — HRW
    May12

    FIFA violates own statutes by delaying decision on Israeli settlement clubs — HRW

    AMMAN — FIFA President Gianni Infantino on Thursday won yet another delay on deciding whether to allow the Israel Football Association (IFA) to continue holding games in illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank, keeping FIFA in direct violation of its own statutes and commitment to respect human rights, global rights body Human Rights Watch...

    Irish Eurovision hopes go up, up and away as Murray fails to make final
    May12

    Irish Eurovision hopes go up, up and away as Murray fails to make final

    Vocalist, managed by Louis Walsh, says Kiev experience the ‘best 3 minutes of my life’ …read more Source: The Irish...