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Family Of American Allegedly Beaten By Israeli Police Speaks Out

Posted On July 07, 2014

(Undated) -- The family of an American teen allegedly beaten by Israeli police and placed under house arrest is calling the situation outrageous. Fifteen-year-old Tariq Abu Khdeir was detained following the funeral for his cousin who's believed to have burned alive by Jewish extremists last week. His aunts and uncle told reporters today that the…

Israel Calls Up Reserves As Violence Escalates

Posted On July 07, 2014

(Gaza) -- Israel is calling up reserve troops as the militant group Hamas increases its rocket attacks. Israel claims Hamas militants have fired more than 40 rockets into Israel. The violence comes after the murder of a Palestinian teenager, which is suspected to have been revenge for the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teens…

World Cup Latest For Monday, July 7th

Posted On July 07, 2014

(Undated) -- Only four countries remain alive at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil after Quarterfinal play on Friday and Saturday. The Semifinals begin tomorrow when Brazil takes on Germany. At their practice on Sunday, Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari perhaps tipped his hand that midfielder Willian is the likely replacement for the injured…

WH Disappointed Over Continued Crisis In Iraq

Posted On July 07, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The White House is once again expressing its disappointment over the ongoing crisis in Iraq.   Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest said today that additional military commitment from the U.S. will only happen when Iraq's leadership becomes more inclusive. Earnest insisted that Iraq's leaders must put the needs of the country first and…

WH: Most Migrant Children Will Be Returned Home

Posted On July 07, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- The White House insists most of the undocumented migrant children who have recently come to the U.S. will be deported back to their home countries. The southern border of the U.S. has been inundated with a wave of migrants, mostly women and children, crossing from Mexico and Central America. Meanwhile, Texas Governor…