This news comes amid a long-running legal case between Palestinians and Jewish settlers in the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood. Lawyer Hosni Abu Hussein, the attorney representing the Palestinian families, claimed to reporters that the "prevailing atmosphere made it difficult" for an Israeli court judge to make the decision alone.
The rapidly tumbling 19-tonne object may enter our planet’s atmosphere on or around 9 May, with more calculations of its possible crash zone only possible after the reentry actually begins.
Every year since 1997, the US’ Social Security Administration (SSA) has released a list with the most popular baby names. The agency has indicated that the most popular baby names over the past century have been James and Mary.
Keisha Lance Bottoms, Atlanta’s mayor for the last four years, posted a letter on Thursday to her constituents outlining the accomplishments made during her career, citing the handling of a 2018 cyberattack and her role in the 2020 presidential election. The notice also revealed she would be dropping out of the mayoral race.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) – A US federal grand jury has charged all four of the former police officers involved in George Floyd's death with civil rights violations including violating his constitutional rights, the Justice Department said on Friday.
Since early April 2020, negotiators representing the signers of the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action have been holding discussions in Vienna to come to an understanding that would see both the US and Iran fall back under the stipulations outlined in the deal. Neither Iran nor the US have been willing to be the first to resume the agreement.
A Turkish defence official said that the US has tried to avoid the memorandum of understanding on F-35 in practice, but it was not possible legally.
The International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) announced this week that qualifying requirements for the Tokyo Games have been modified, effectively paving the way for the first transgender athlete to enter the Olympics.