Israel to stop withholding Palestinian tax revenues

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel said Friday that it will transfer Palestinian tax revenues it has been withholding as punishment for the Palestinians' application to join the International Criminal Court.
DSK-inspired movie on US release, but in edited format

Gerard Depardieu (pictured) stars in the film "Welcome to New York" as a man called Georges Devereaux with striking similarities to Dominique Strauss-Kahn, whose alleged 2011 sexual assault on a hotel maid in New York shook the worldA film inspired by the sex scandal that ended Dominique Strauss-Kahn's career comes out in the United States on Friday, but in a doctored version that has enraged the director. "It's an arbitrary censorship," American director Abel Ferrara told The New York Times. The movie "Welcome to New York" is widely seen as a fictionalized account of the downfall of the former IMF boss once tipped as the future president of France. It stars Gerard Depardieu as a man called Georges Devereaux with striking similarities to Strauss-Kahn, whose alleged 2011 sexual assault on a hotel maid in New York shook the world.



Man indicted on 2 federal charges in case of noose left on integration statue at Ole Miss

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Man indicted on 2 federal charges in case of noose left on integration statue at Ole Miss.
End of 'Mad Men,' but show's relics find new life at museum

“Mad Men,” cast member Jon Hamm who played Donald Draper, poses beside Don's charcoal grey suit and some objects AMC and Lionsgate TV series, "Mad Men" that were donated to the National Museum of American History, Friday, March 27, 2015, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)WASHINGTON (AP) — Don Draper is making his exit with "Mad Men" this year, but his image as a 1960s advertising man will live on at the Smithsonian Institution.



Saudi pounds Yemen rebel camps, Arab allies gather

A tank bearing the flag of southern Yemeni seperatist movement, which was confiscated from a military depot, is driven on a street in the southern city of Aden on March 27, 2015Saudi-led coalition warplanes bombed rebel camps in Yemen Friday in a second straight day of strikes as embattled President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi arrived in Egypt for talks with Arab allies. A months-long rebellion by Shiite fighters has escalated into a regional conflict that threatens to tear apart the impoverished state at the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula. Sunni-ruled Saudi Arabia has vowed to do "whatever it takes" to prevent the fall of its ally Hadi, accusing Shiite Iran of "aggression" and backing the Huthi rebels' power grab. At least 39 civilians have been killed in the Saudi-led Operation Decisive Storm against the Huthis and their allies, officials at the rebel-controlled health ministry in Sanaa said.





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