President Trump Says It’s Time for the U.S. to ‘Fully Recognize Israel’s Sovereignty’ Over the Golan Heights

(JERUSALEM) — President Donald Trump said Thursday that it’s time for the United States to recognize Israel’s control over the disputed Golan Heights, an announcement that signals a shift in U.S. policy and comes ahead of the Israeli prime minister’s planned visit next week to the White House. The administration has been considering recognizing Israel’s Continue Reading

Judge Orders Arrest of Former Brazilian President Michel Temer in Corruption Cases

(RIO DE JANEIRO) — A judge in Rio de Janeiro has issued an arrest warrant for ex-President Michel Temer, who is being investigated in several corruption cases. A spokeswoman for the Prosecutors Office in Rio de Janeiro told The Associated Press Thursday that Judge Marcelo Breitas had issued the order. Per agency protocol, the spokeswoman Continue Reading

U.K. Petition Site Crashes as More Than 850,000 Demand the Government Cancels Brexit

The U.K. government’s official petitions website crashed on Thursday morning after a petition to cancel Brexit drew 600,000 signatures. The petition was receiving some 1,500 signatures every 60 seconds before the site crashed at about 9 a.m. U.K. time, the Guardian reported. Three and a half hours later, the site was still having problems, though Continue Reading