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The Latest: Gaza militants fire rockets at Israel – (Associated Press)
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (all times local):9:40 p.m.Gaza militants fired at least 10 rockets toward Israel after an Israeli airstrike destroyed...

Apple News+ offers variety, but WSJ holds back on business stories – (Reuters)
Apple Inc's Apple News+ service will consolidate content from 300 popular magazines and newspapers for $10 a month, but at least one source will offer only selected articles instead of its entire library.

Has the Mueller investigation vindicated Trump? – (Al Jazeera English)

Avenatti charged with trying to extort millions from Nike – (Associated Press)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that he tried...

Israel hits targets across Gaza after rocket attack – (Associated Press)
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli forces on Monday struck targets across the Gaza Strip, including the offices of Hamas' supreme leader, in response to a surprise rocket attack from the Palestinian...

Ex-coaches charged in U.S. college admission scandal due in court – (Reuters)
Former coaches from the University of Southern California and Georgetown University are among a dozen people due in court on Monday to face charges that they participated in the largest college admissions fraud scheme uncovered in U.S. history.

Factbox: Spielberg, Oprah to make shows for Apple's new streaming service – (Reuters)
Apple Inc unveiled an all new Apple TV app and a streaming service called Apple TV+ at an event on Monday at its California headquarters.

Ethiopian Airlines CEO says preliminary crash report 'may be this week or next' – (Reuters)
Ethiopian Airlines Chief Executive Officer Tewolde Gebremariam said on Monday he expected the preliminary release of a report into the March 10 crash of its Boeing 737 800 MAX "maybe this week or next week".

Factbox: Apple launches TV app, streaming and gaming service – (Reuters)
Apple Inc on Monday launched streaming and video game services, looking to tap into 1.4 billion users of its gadgets to counter slowing demand for its iPhones.

Israel bombs Gaza, positions troops after rocket attack near Tel Aviv – (Reuters)
Israel launched air strikes in the Gaza Strip and deployed extra troops to the border on Monday, promising a strong response to the longest-range Palestinian rocket attack to cause casualties in years.

Trump signs declaration reversing US policy on Golan Heights – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed a proclamation on Monday recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights, reversing more than a half-century of U.S. policy in the Middle...

Russia savors Mueller's report but expects tensions to stay – (Associated Press)
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia savored an "I told you so" moment Monday after special counsel Robert Mueller found no collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow. Government officials...

Syria says U.S. decision on Golan will lead to its isolation – (Reuters)
The Syrian foreign minister said the United States' recognition of Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights will lead to its isolation, state television reported on Monday .

Apple announces its long-awaited streaming TV service – (Associated Press)
CUPERTINO, California (AP) — Apple announced a new streaming service, Apple TV Plus, which will house its original shows and movies and could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV...

Roiled by Staff Uproar, Civil Rights Group Looks at Intolerance Within – (The New York Times)
The Southern Poverty Law Center has become a crusading anti-hate empire, but current and former employees say its leaders have never dealt with internal strife.

Trump Blames ‘Treasonous’ Critics for Russia Inquiry – (The New York Times)
The president went on the offensive a day after the Justice Department reported that the special counsel investigation concluded without finding conspiracy with Moscow.

Brexit: 'Not sufficient' support for third vote, says British PM – (Al Jazeera English)
Theresa May says there is not enough support for new Brexit vote but hopes to secure parliamentary support for the deal.

Apple enters video streaming, updates news, game and payment apps – (Reuters)
Apple lifted the curtain on Monday on a television and movie streaming service that will allow users of its 1.4 billion gadgets worldwide to stream television shows and movies, both Apple originals and those from other creators, in a first step to challenge s…

Dems demand full Mueller report; Trump says OK with him – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's full report "wouldn't bother me at all" as congressional Democrats clamored for the Justice...

Trump recognizes disputed Golan Heights as Israeli territory in boost for Netanyahu – (Reuters)
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday recognized the disputed Golan Heights as Israeli territory in an election boost for visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, drawing a sharp response from Syria, which once held the strategic land.


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Testing Bibi and Gantz under fire - ANALYSIS – (The Jerusalem Post)
In the two weeks left of the election, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Blue and White leader Benny Gantz will be tested under fire.

AIPAC protesters with terror ties compare Zionists to Nazis – (The Jerusalem Post)
“A progressive Zionists is the same as a progressive Nazi,” Abbas Hamideh, an Al-Awda leader, chanted in Sunday’s protest, with demonstrators cheering him in response.

Nine-year-old child shot in a West Bank terror attack – (The Jerusalem Post)
The child was shot in his hand and taken to Shaare Zedek Medical Center

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Gaza militants launch rockets toward Israel after strike on Hamas chief's office – (Fox News)
Gaza militants launched at least 10 rockets Monday evening in its latest barrage of fire after Israeli forces struck key targets including the offices of Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh.

Montenegro vs England live score and goal updates – (Mirror)
England play the second game of their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign when they travel to Montenegro on Monday evening

‘Disgraceful’: Cricket’s fury at dog act – (News.com.au)
Shane Warne says Ravi Ashwin will forever be tarnished after the Indian spinner’s unsportsmanlike run out of English batsman Jos Buttler in the Indian Premier League on Monday night.

<em>Veep</em> stars reveal the scenes they wish they could have filmed – (Entertainment Weekly)
Richard is obsessed with Area 51? Jonah and Marjorie talk about women? Queen... Selina?

Leigh Sales on trauma, trolling and being the 7.30 host – (News.com.au)
She’s one of the nation’s best journalists, known for her razor-sharp interviewing skills and no-nonsense approach to pollies left and right.

BA service from London City to Dusseldorf ends up in Edinburgh – (Daily Mail)
The flight, BA3271, which was being operated by WDL Aviation from London City Airport, reached Dusseldorf on its second attempt.

Apple TV+ promo showcases new series by Steven Spielberg and more: Watch – (Mashable)
PLUG IT INTO MY EYEBALLS.

Health organizations call for taxes and limits marketing sugary soft drinks to children – (CNBC)
For the first time the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Heart Association endorsed enforcing taxes on sodas, among other precautions, in an effort to reduce children's consumption of sugary drinks.

How Dark Souls and Sekiro's Maps Double as Spacial Awareness Puzzles - IGN – (IGN)
FromSoftware games have always encouraged a particular type of exploration, which is a big part of their charm.

Get Borderlands 2: GOTY Edition for $8, Save on Tons More 2K Games - IGN – (IGN)
Green Man Gaming is celebrating 2K Games with some truly excellent chances to save big.

The Latest: Gaza militants fire rockets at Israel – (Associated Press)
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (all times local):9:40 p.m.Gaza militants fired at least 10 rockets toward Israel after an Israeli airstrike destroyed...

Everything confirmed for Apple Arcade, a new games subscription service – (Polygon)
Klei’s Hot Lava, Sonic Racing, what looks like a multiplayer Lego game, and The Pathless from Annapurna Interactive

Dele Alli Pranks Raheem Sterling With Wet Willy – (The Lad Bible)
The England teammates were joking around on the team plane

Mkhwebane's meeting with Pillay, Magashula, and Symington 'went well' – (News24)
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has met with officials over alleged relating to the approval of the retirement of former SA Revenue Service (SARS) deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay.

Stormy Daniels’ lawyer arrested – (News.com.au)
A lawyer who represented porn star Stormy Daniels in her case against Mr Trump — in which she claimed they had an affair — has been charged with extortion and fraud and is facing up to 50 years in jail.


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All about Trump

Stormy Daniels’ lawyer arrested – (News.com.au)
A lawyer who represented porn star Stormy Daniels in her case against Mr Trump — in which she claimed they had an affair — has been charged with extortion and fraud and is facing up to 50 years in jail.

Howard Kurtz: Will press engage in soul-searching despite no collusion? Probably not – (Fox News)
'MediaBuzz' host Howard Kurtz weighs in on the aftermath of the Mueller report clearing President Trump of collusion claims.

Has the Mueller investigation vindicated Trump? – (Al Jazeera English)

Trump signs proclamation recognising Golan Heights as Israeli territory – (ABC News (AU))
A week after signalling the dramatic reversal of more than half a century of American foreign policy, the United States President recognises the Golan Heights as Israeli territory.

Avenatti charged with trying to extort millions from Nike – (Associated Press)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that he tried...

Lindsey Graham says he urged McCain to hand off Trump-Russia dossier to FBI – (Axios)
Trump has recently renewed his attacks on the late McCain for his handling of the dossier.

Republicans Call for House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff to Resign Over Trump Collusion Allegations – (Fortune)
Schiff, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee and Trump critic, said he trusts the Mueller report but wants the evidence made public.

Trump signs declaration reversing US policy on Golan Heights – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed a proclamation on Monday recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights, reversing more than a half-century of U.S. policy in the Middle...

Russia savors Mueller's report but expects tensions to stay – (Associated Press)
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia savored an "I told you so" moment Monday after special counsel Robert Mueller found no collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow. Government officials...

Michael Avenatti, lawyer who challenged President Trump, charged with extorting Nike, embezzlement and fraud – (USA Today)
Federal prosecutors filed extortion and conspiracy charges against Avenatti in New York. He was charged in Los Angeles with embezzlement, fraud.

Donald Trump to discuss "defense and perhaps offense" for Israel amid new violence – (Newsweek)
President Donald Trump's remarks came as Israel launched airstrikes against the Gaza Strip in response to rockets fired north of Tel Aviv.

Russia is making the US look weak in Venezuela – (Google News)
It’s no secret that President Trump wants illegitimate Venezuelan dictator Nicolas Maduro out. But as the Trump administration pressures Maduro’s regime and continues to back opposition leader Juan Guaido, Russia has successfully positioned itself as a roadbl…

Dan Bongino: These are the people who started phony Russia probe - and must answer for it – (Fox News)
There are no figures in the Trump campaign that colluded with Russia – but there were at least five in the Obama administration who helped push the bogus narratives of collusion and obstruction, and they have plenty of questions to answer.

Trump Blames ‘Treasonous’ Critics for Russia Inquiry – (The New York Times)
The president went on the offensive a day after the Justice Department reported that the special counsel investigation concluded without finding conspiracy with Moscow.

Dems demand full Mueller report; Trump says OK with him – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's full report "wouldn't bother me at all" as congressional Democrats clamored for the Justice...

Mueller and AG Barr have provided Trump with a clear path to the White House in 2020 – (MSNBC)
Mueller and AG Barr have provided Trump with a clear path to the White House in 2020. It was a witch hunt — and there was no collusion — after all.

Mueller and AG Barr have provided Trump with a clear path to the White House in 2020 – (NBC News)
Mueller and AG Barr have provided Trump with a clear path to the White House in 2020. It was a witch hunt — and there was no collusion — after all.

600 more days of Mueller: Trump 2020 campaign says it will blast Democrats over Mueller report for the next two years – (CNBC)
President Donald Trump's 2020 re-election campaign plans to keep talking about the conclusions reached by the former FBI director until November 2020, now nearly 600 days away, a spokesperson for the campaign told CNBC on Monday.

Trump recognizes disputed Golan Heights as Israeli territory in boost for Netanyahu – (Reuters)
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday recognized the disputed Golan Heights as Israeli territory in an election boost for visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, drawing a sharp response from Syria, which once held the strategic land.

Trump's Lawyer Objects To Public Release Of 'Confidential' Answers To Mueller – (The Huffington Post)
"I think that would be very inappropriate," Jay Sekulow said.


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