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Parents Concede Baby Charlie Dying In Hospice

(AP) – Charlie Gard’s parents are conceding that he will die in a hospice and not at home as they had previously wished.  Connie Yates, the mother of the critically ill baby at the center of an international medical and legal battle, returned to London’s High Court to request a medical team that could keep […]

Israel Tells Turkey Its Criticism Is ‘absurd’

(AP) – Israel’s Foreign Ministry has issued a scathing response to Turkey’s criticism of its security measures at a contested Jerusalem holy site.  The statement is the latest in an intensifying war of words between the two former allies. Ministry spokesman Emmanuel Nahshon says that “it’s absurd that the Turkish government, which occupies Northern Cyprus, […]

Objects From Auschwitz Death Camp To Tour Europe, America

(AP) – Officials at the museum of the Nazi German death camp of Auschwitz say some exhibits are going on a tour of Europe and North America to bring its tragic truth about the Holocaust to a wider audience. The museum says Wednesday this will be its first-ever traveling exhibition and will include some 600 […]

Muslims Pray Outside Holy Site Despite Israeli Concessions

(AP) – Muslim worshippers have once again held their morning prayers outside Jerusalem’s most contested holy site despite Israel’s removal of the metal detectors that sparked the protest. Wednesday’s prayers came a day after Israel seemingly capitulated to the demands of protesters. But Muslim religious leaders have called for prayers to continue outside until delicate […]