May 11, 2018

Iran’s supreme leader checks out ‘Fire and Fury’

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Iran's supreme leader stopped by a book fair in the Iranian capital and was photographed perusing a copy of a bestselling book that portrays a White House in chaos under President Donald Trump. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei was seen holding a Farsi edition of Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House," in a post on his website Friday. The supreme leader was visiting the 2018 Tehran International Book Fair, according to his site. "Fire and Fury" created..
May 11, 2018

Opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem: What to know

iStock/Thinkstock(JERUSALEM) -- On May 14, 1948, as the Jews of Palestine declared the establishment of a Jewish state, called Israel, U.S. President Harry Truman granted immediate recognition on behalf of the United States, becoming the first head of state to do so. On May 14, 2018, 70 years later, President Donald Trump will move U.S. Embassy operations to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv, where it has been since 1966. After Trump’s contentious decision last year to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli c..
May 11, 2018

Israeli group sells special-edition Trump coin

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- For those seeking a memento of Monday's U.S. Embassy move to Jerusalem coinciding with the state of Israel's 70th anniversary, you're in luck. For just $50, you could purchase a gold-plated coin, of no monetary value, with Donald Trump's face on it. The Israeli Mikdash Educational Center announced it would mint the "Temple Coin" featuring Trump alongside King Cyrus to mark the embassy opening. "President Trump is starting a prophetic process by moving th..
May 11, 2018

Seven dead, including four children, in Australia’s worst mass shooting in decades

iStock/Thinkstock(OSMINGTON, Australia) -- Seven people, including four children, were found dead from gunshot wounds early Friday at a property in southwest Australia, near the popular tourist town of Margaret River, police said. It appears to be the country's deadliest mass shooting in 22 years. Police were called before dawn to a residence in the village of Osmington, some 13 miles northeast of Margaret River and 170 miles south of Perth. There, officers discovered the bodies of three ad..