President Trump reportedly lashed out at Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in their meeting in the West Bank city of Bethlehem last Tuesday. “You tricked me in D.C.! You talked there about your commitment to peace, but the Israelis showed me your involvement in incitement [against Israel],” he allegedly said to Abbas, according to Israel’s Channel 2 broadcaster, which cited a U.S. official present at the meeting. The Israeli government blames the Palestinian leadership and Abbas’s Fatah faction for inciting violence among young Palestinians, who from September 2015 onward launched a series of violent and deadly attacks with knives, guns and vehicles in Jerusalem and the West Bank.
The mother of a stabbing victim was able to meet the hero who helped save her son's life on Sunday. Margie Fletcher's 21-year-old son, Micah Fletcher, is still in the hospital after being injured in a stabbing on a Portland, Oregon, train on May 26 that left two other men dead. Marcus Knipe, an Iraq War veteran, acted quickly when he saw Micah Fletcher stumbling onto the train platform at the Hollywood station.
Jaden Smith claims he had a near-death experience while in Toronto, Canada. The actor, who is currently filming his latest project in the city, alleged that the Four Seasons Hotel spiked his pancakes with cheese and almost made him sick. "The Four Seasons In Toronto Just Made Me Want to Throw Up On MySelf," The Karate Kid actor wrote on Twitter on 28 May. It has not confirmed if the actor is lactose intolerant or simply doesn't like cheese.
Can we please return to the stage of evolution when elephants, not humans, ruled the earth? A new video from the Save the Elephants Foundation features a group of elephants rushing to meet a new rescued baby elephant, "Dok Geaw," at Elephant Nature Park. Dok Geaw is almost two years old and far cuter than any human two-year-olds I know. Elephants are known for being deeply social and empathic creatures. It's not just anthropomorphism! Watch 'n cry. Did DC get as sexist with the new 'Wonder Woman' movie as they did with the old comics? Psy got a diamond YouTube Play Button for reaching 10 million subscribers Drone riding soccer official skates on air to deliver game ball Every 'Game of Thrones'
A Denver sportswriter and his newspaper apologized late Sunday after he tweeted his discomfort with a Japanese driver winning the Indianapolis 500 during Memorial Day weekend.
As one interesting example, the post pointed out New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady falls firmly in the overweight category using this method. More recently, a study took an in-depth look at the somewhat outdated way of measuring a person’s health. Researchers found many individuals classified as overweight or obese based on BMI were perfectly healthy and as many as 30% of those who fell within normal weight ranges were not really in such great shape.
Whenever two celebrities break up, words like "amicable" and "mutual" are always thrown around, but it seems like Diane Kruger and Joshua Jackson's July 2016 split - after which they said they'd "decided to remain friends" - was the real deal. Joshua put all other ex-boyfriends to shame on Sunday when he shared a heartfelt note for his former girlfriend of 10 years, congratulating her on Instagram for her best actress win at the Cannes Film Festival.