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Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr. says she is an informant

Trump provided no explanation for the email evidence that established her connections to the Russian government were ongoing. "Russian collusion. Give me a break". Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III's Russian Federation investigation has reportedl...

U.S. risks trade fight with Europe as sanctions delay expires

That will likely reduce steel shipments from those countries over time. The secretary indicated on Friday that nations have been asked to accept import quotas in return for tariff-free access of the metals into the U.S. "The European Union should be ...

Israeli Army Kills Three Palestinians In Gaza

The soldiers returned fire, killing them. According to the Israel Defense Forces, in the first incident, two of the Palestinians were spotted trying to damage the security fence and infiltrate into Israel. "We urge the Palestinians to return to pol...

China's Xi and India's Modi agree to reduce border tensions

Reducing tension along the border: Briefing mediapersons after the two-day informal summit , Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale said the two leaders said maintaining peace in all areas along the border was of utmost importance. As for Afghanistan, t...

Amit Shah attacks Congress over its Jan Aakrosh rally

He said on the issue of unemployment too Modi tried to hoodwink people. "I am ready to accept from this platform that there will be different opinions in our party and that I will allow different opinions to flourish in the party", he told the gather...

NASA cancels sending of a new lunar probe

Water , thought to exist in abundance in ice pockets in dark portions of lunar craters at the poles, will be the key to opening up the moon and the solar system to human exploration. In their letter, the LEAG members advocated for keeping the Reso...

Palace ease relegation fears with 5-0 rout of 10-man Leicester

Palace , which looked destined for relegation after losing its opening seven fixtures without scoring a goal, has climbed to 11th place to sit six points clear of the bottom three, where only Southampton are capable of catching the south London clu...

Aughinish owner Rusal hopes shake-up will beat sanctions

Under the proposed deal Mr Deripaska would reduce his stake in EN+, which serves as the holding company for his assets, from above 70 per cent to below 50 per cent. "Rusal is in touch with USA authorities and hopes the measure will be enough for them...

SC Stays Kathua Rape Trial

The Bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justices DY Chandrachud and Indu Malhotra posted the matter for May 7 to allow both sides to address arguments on this point. Reports of lawyers from the Jammu Bar and Kathua Bar preventing Crime Branch offic...

$2.00 EPS Expected for Celgene (CELG) This Quarter

Therefore 53% are positive. ASML Holding NV had 37 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets has "Hold" rating and $155.0 target. 92,552 are held by Johnson Invest Counsel Incorporated. The investment manager...

Boulder County elections officials explain 2018 primary ballot participation by unaffiliated voters

Under a voter-approved 2016 state ballot measure, all unaffiliated Colorado voters, along with registered Republicans and Democrats, can participate those parties' primaries in 2018. Officials in Contra Costa County are testing voter equipment in the...

Pompeo Dives in at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation on 1st Trip as Top US Diplomat

Barely 12 hours after being sworn in as US secretary of state, Mike Pompeo went straight to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters on Friday in what European allies saw as strong support for an institution that US President Donald Trump ...

DGCA to probe snag hit flight carrying Rahul Gandhi

As part of the probe, the official said the panel would call cockpit crew and also engineers for questioning about the incident. Accordingly, we have set up a two-member committee. Reportedly, Rahul's office has demanded that the private aircraft be ...

Israel must address excessive use of force in Gaza: UN rights chief

The Israeli Defence Forces said that more than 10,000 Palestinians participated in Friday's events, saying "attempts have been made to harm security infrastructure, roll burning tires, hurl rocks and fly kites with flaming objects attached to them".

Hamilton Acknowledges Mercedes "Weren't Quite Quick Enough"

Obviously we have worked hard to get to where we are now, but everybody in the team knows there's more to do. "I felt the auto was good in Q1 and Q2 and I knew I had the vehicle I wanted", the German said. Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull) - 1.41,9446. ...

Oil rises as concern heats up over Iran sanctions, Venezuelan output

Amid the geopolitical tensions, a build in USA inventories reported by the Energy Information Administration left little impression upon the market. The United States, however, skipped levying tariffs against Canada, the largest exporter of steel to ...

Spirit Helicopter Crash Kills Three In Northern Wisconsin

The company says air and ground ambulance service will be suspended until the company determines when it's appropriate to resume operations. The victims' identities have not been released pending notification of their families. We are working with ou...

Central American 'migrant caravan' reaches US-Mexico border

The immigrants, who arrived Wednesday evening in the border city of Tijuana , are staying at two immigrant shelters. 'The wall doesn't look that tall, ' said Kimberly George, a 15-year-old girl from Honduras , nodding toward the stunted barrier...

Europol claims successful crackdown on ISIS propaganda

Europol, the European Union's law enforcement body, lead an global operation for the two-day "takedown" action, which has left a "big hole in the capability of IS". As of December 2017, the entire range of IS propaganda is available in at least nine ...

Former Trump Tower burns in Azerbaijan, injuring at least four

The Independent reports that a fire broke out in one of the middle floors of the Trump International Hotel and Tower in Baku, Azerbaijan, an unopened development that was cancelled by the Trump Organization following the 2016 election. Brassner ha...

Russia, Turkey and Iran hold Syria talks

Turkey has a "completely different attitude" to resolving the conflict and Assad's fate, he said, while Iran is seeking to destabilise the region to hurt Israel and Russian Federation wants to "stabilise and leave". He reiterated Russia's position th...

GOP lawmaker touts Nobel Peace Prize for Trump

Bremmer, who is also the founder of the political-risk research and consulting firm based in NY, said the USA got China to step up sanctions and brought North Korea to the negotiating table. Ingraham began by saying President Trump is "on the ver...

Trump visit to Britain in July likely to draw large protests

The newspaper said Mr Trump will stay overnight and hold talks with Mrs May at her countryside retreat of Chequers. The July trip is set to be a working visit, with the US President expected at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Bruss...

Liverpool fan attacked before Champions League game works in Dundalk

Roma will be taking on Chievo Verona tomorrow in the Italian Serie A but their focus will surely be on their upcoming game against Liverpool . It's a football game, nothing more, nothing less. 'It is only football, only football, and I never unders...

Spain 'wolf pack' accused of gang rape jailed for sexual abuse

The court announced it found the men guilty of sex abuse but not sexual aggression, in which violence must be seen. Police stopped the crowd from advancing toward the entrance to the court, with some angry demonstrators shoving officers. The defens...

Asia Briefs: Taiwan leader willing to meet China's Xi

The nominee to become the next commander of US Pacific Command, Admiral Philip Davidson, said in written testimony delivered to the Senate Armed Services Committee in April that "in short, China is now capable of controlling the South China Sea i...

Donald Trump Levels Fury at Sen. Jon Tester for Smearing Ronny Jackson

Jackson, 50, has consistently denied wrongdoing. The leading person now under consideration for the VA post is former Rep. Jeff Miller , who chaired the House Veterans Affairs Committee before retiring a year ago, according to White House offici...

Scotland urged to reconsider Brexit deal

In both Northern Ireland and Scotland, the "remain" voice has not been adequately represented since the vote. The UK and devolved administrations have been entangled in a long-running dispute about how powers now exercised from Brussels will work p...

Toronto Police Probe Van Attack Suspect's 'Cryptic Message'

Overflowing with single roses, bouquets of flowers, candles and words of condolence, the memorial has become a symbol of solidarity during a time of sorrow and confusion. D'Amico worked at Invesco Canada, a US -based investment firm with offices near...

Patriots Trade Back In 2nd Round With Lions

He covers the New England Patriots and the NFL . Although he's undersized, he's one of the most accomplished tackles in the 2018 NFL Draft . With the first pick (23rd overall) they drafted Isaiah Wynn from the University of Georgia .

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After 17 days, killer whale lets dead newborn calf go

The calf was born on July 24 near Victoria, but died shortly after being given life. NPR's Colin Dwyer previously reported that "given the fact that orcas move in matrilineal gro...

FBI fires Peter Strzok in wake of anti-Trump text messages

Goelman said that the deputy director's decision comes after the head of the office that normally handles disciplinary actions decided Strzok should instead face a demotion and 60-...

Canada seeks help on Saudi row

Being a reformer is not the same as being a democrat, however. Jubeir added that Saudi Arabia was "considering additional measures" against Canada, without elaborating. "We will do...

'Totally complicit': Omarosa Manigault Newman recorded her White House firing

In a tell-all interview with NBC's Meet the Press , she spoke in dramatic terms about the White House's difficulties with race, honesty and loyalty, at the same time that Pr...

Trump praises Mexico, threatens Canada with auto tariffs

Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said the country was getting close to overcoming sticking points with the United States over the renegotiation of the North American F...

Erdogan vows to defy U.S. 'threats' after currency crash

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is appealing for calm as the country's currency plunges, urging people to change foreign money into local lira . The White House said he...

Erdogan says US 'wrong' to threaten Turkey after Trump doubles tariffs

A meeting between senior diplomats from the two countries on Wednesday in Washington did not produce significant progress to ease tensions over the trial of United States pastor...

Imran Khan's PTI, opposition parties struggle to consolidate their position in parliament

Imran Khan will take the oath as Pakistan's Prime Minister on August 18, a senior Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader said on Friday. Former Speaker National Assembly, Sardar Ay...

Turkey’s Erdogan stands by opposition to high interest rates

The central bank has over the last weeks defied calls from markets for rate hikes to combat these problems, raising fears of interference from Mr Erdogan, who has repeatedly called...

One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism

The declarations enable law enforcement to access state resources, including the National Guard, if unrest breaks out at events in and around Charlottesville and outside Washing...

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Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Forces Afghanistan tweet said. Inside Ghazni city, residents were staying indoors making independent verification of the different claims impossible. Martin O'Donnell, spokes...

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Trump said Friday on Twitter that he authorized a new 20 percent tariff on aluminum and 50 percent tariff on steel from Turkey. "Their currency, the Turkish lira, sl...

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

Scientists hope to shed light on the workings of our closest star - including the dynamics of the solar wind of electrically charged particles, and the reason why the sun's outer...

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

The Trump administration's immigration policies are drawing more fire with this week's lawsuit filed by the ACLU, challenging a move by Attorney General Sessions to deny as...

Campers flee from raging French floods

Campers flee from raging French floods

About 750 people in all were evacuated in Gard, mainly from campsites, a top district official, Thierry Dousset, told France's BFM-TV news channel. "We just have what we're wea...

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

White nationalists exchange volleys of pepper spray with counterprotesters as they enter Lee Park during the Unite the Right rally on August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Va. "...

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Pence cited new threats the USA faces in space, particularly from Russian Federation and China . Officials plan to create a Space Operations Force - an "elite group of war...

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Senators voted by 38 to 31 to reject the bill that would have liberalised the law. The bill was passed by Congress's lower house in June by the narrowest of margins. "Today...

Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

Advocate Mpofu said the applicant has enough evidence including alleged statistical misrepresentations by the elections administration body, ZEC and other factors that included an ...