Morehouse graduation: Biden tells graduates he hears their protests in Gaza – Top Stories (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] ATLANTA (AP) — President Joe Biden on Sunday offered direct acknowledgment of American students' struggles over the coronavirus Israel-Hamas warHe told alumni of the historic Black Morehouse College that he heard their voices of protest and that the scenes of conflict in Gaza also break his heart. “I support peaceful, peaceful protest,” he told … Read more

A helicopter carrying the Iranian president makes a difficult landing: state television – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi looks on during a press conference at the conclusion of his appearance at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City, United States, on September 20, 2023. Shannon Stapleton | Reuters Iranian official media reported that a helicopter carrying Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi made an “emergency landing” on Sunday, … Read more

Biden delivers graduation speech at Morehouse amid concerns from faculty and students – Top Stories (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] President Joe Biden will deliver the commencement address at Morehouse College on Sunday morning, his largest direct interaction with college students since the start of the war between Israel and Hamas and a key opportunity for him to connect with a group of voters that data suggests is declining: young, black men. A White … Read more

Israel pledges to respond after the Iranian attack: what could happen next? – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercepts rockets fired from the Gaza Strip, as seen from the city of Ashkelon, Israel, October 9, 2023. Amir Cohen | Reuters “Right now, they are certainly seriously considering direct strikes on Iran, because that is the clearest path back to deterrence,” said Ryan Paul, senior Middle East and … Read more

House Speaker Mike Johnson said he would seek aid to Israel and Ukraine this week – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] House Speaker Mike Johnson said Sunday he would do so Trying to boost wartime aid For Israel this week he is trying to do the difficult task of getting House approval for a national security package that also includes funding for Ukraine and its allies in Asia. Johnson, R-Los Angeles, is already there Enormous … Read more

Israel says 300 Iranian drones and missiles were shot down in an attack last night – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Iranians wave Iranian and Palestinian flags as they celebrate the Iranian Revolutionary Guard's drone and missile attack against Israel on April 14, 2024. norphoto | norphoto | Getty Images Iran rained a deluge of drones and missiles on Israel on Saturday night in response to a suspected Israeli raid that killed senior Iranian officials … Read more

Trump says he will testify in the upcoming hush money trial – Top Stories (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump and House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-Los Angeles) hold a press conference at Mr. Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate on April 12, 2024, in Palm Beach, Florida. Joe Rydell | Getty Images Donald Trump said Friday that he will testify under oath in his hush money criminal trial, which is … Read more

US officials say Iran launched drone attacks on Israel – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Protesters wave the Iranian flag and the Palestinian flag as they gather in Palestine Square in Tehran on April 14, 2024, after Iran launched a drone and missile attack on Israel. Atta Kinari | AFP | Getty Images Iran on Saturday launched attacks against Israel, according to US officials, escalating long-standing tensions between the … Read more

Trump faces trial on criminal charges related to hush money: What should you know? – Global News (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] Former US President Donald Trump speaks from the hallway outside a courtroom where he attends a hearing in his criminal case on charges stemming from hush money payments to a porn star, in New York City on March 25, 2024. Brendan McDiarmid | Reuters Donald Trump has used every legal tool at his disposal … Read more

Japanese Prime Minister Kishida said the United States should play a leadership role in the world – Top Stories (Trending Perfect)

[ad_1] US Vice President Kamala Harris and US House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) applaud as Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida addresses a joint meeting of Congress at the US Capitol in Washington, US, April 11, 2024. Amanda Andrade Rhodes | Reuters Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida He urged the United States on Thursday to continue … Read more