Israel shoots down Gaza rocket, warns Jordan as Jerusalem tensions

JERUSALEM, April 18 – Israel shot down a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip on Monday, the Israeli military said, the first such attack in months as a flashpoint. Tensions on the Jerusalem temple angered Palestinians from Jordan and US mediation efforts. attracted rhetoric. No group in Gaza claimed responsibility for the launch, after leading … Read more

Joe Alwyn slammed ‘intrusive culture’ when asked about Taylor Swift

Joe Alvin is committed to keeping the details of his romance with Taylor Swift a secret. The actor, who has been dating the Grammy Award-winning singer for five years, declined to reveal intimate details about the pair’s relationship. What’s more, the 31-year-old criticized an “increasingly intrusive” culture that led to the decision to keep their … Read more

Joel Embiid scores 31 to lead 76ers from Raptors in Game 2

PHILADELPHIA – Joel Embiid took his knots and powered his way to 31 points and 11 rebounds, Tyrese Maxi showed he was no one-game postseason surprise and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Toronto Raptors 112-97 on Monday night. took a lead of -0. First round series. Maxi had 23 points, nine rebounds and eight assists. … Read more

Ukraine war: Russia launches invasion of Donbass

The secretary of Ukraine’s Defense Council said Russian forces launched their expected attack on eastern Ukraine on Monday, attempting to breach Ukrainian lines in the Donbass region. “This morning, along almost the entire front line of the Donetsk, Luhansk and Kharkiv regions, the occupiers attempted to break through our defenses,” Oleksiy Danilov said in televised … Read more

‘Memory’ makes me think about Bruce Willis ‘every day’

In his latest action film “Memory,” opening April 29, Liam Neeson plays a deadly killer facing his toughest battle: the onset of Alzheimer’s. While his character as a precision hitman suffers his cognitive impairment, the 69-year-old star has Bruce Willis on his mind, as his fellow action flick staple, suffering from aphasia, recently retired from … Read more

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully launches second US spy satellite into orbit

A classified satellite of the US National Reconnaissance Office was successfully launched into space on Sunday morning with a reusable SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, officials confirmed. The NROL-85 satellite was launched at 6:13 a.m. local time from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California. Sunday’s launch was the first time NRO reused a rocket booster previously … Read more