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The summit's back on: Trump, NKorea's Kim to meet after all

We did discuss that, the ending of the Korean War. The White House said talks of the "total denuclearization of the peninsula" do not extend to US weapons systems - a defense umbrella covering South Korea that includes nuclear-armed submarines an...

Mattis accuses China of 'intimidation and coercion' in South China Sea

Pham Quang Vinh discussed ways to boost bilateral co-operation on maritime security amidst growing tensions in the South China Sea , known as the East Sea in Vietnam. "That issue is not on the table here in Singapore on the 12th, nor should it be"...

US vetoes UN resolution on Palestine

No Israelis have been killed. HaleyPompeo warns Russian Federation against "interfering in US domestic matters" Haley slams Russia's "outrageous" actions, calls for it to leave Ukraine US calls emergency UN Security Council meeting over strikes ...

Pentagon warns Damascus against attacking US backed SDF

The US's presence in Syria is not sanctioned under worldwide law. "The only problem left in Syria is the SDF", Assad told RT, adding he sees "two options" for solving the "problem". An agreement on disengagement of forces in southwestern Syria has ...

Metal tariffs 'incomprehensible,' says Guajardo as trade war threatens

Canada , which has previously taken a restrained approach to dealing with Mr. Trump, has shifted into fightback mode. Trudeau, meanwhile, says it's impossible to seriously believe that Canada could ever be a national-security threat to an ally as c...

Donald Trump will 'transform' North Korea after Kim Jong-un letter

Kim Yong-chol is the most senior North Korean visitor to the United States since Vice Marshal Jo Myong-rok visited Washington in 2000 to meet President Bill Clinton and Secretary of State Madeleine Albright. Japan's defence minister has urged the glo...

‘Asia will have a better future if India, China work together’

Emphasising on the need for Asian countries to work together, PM Modi said, "Asia of rivalries will hold us back; Asia of cooperation will shape the century". and a multilayered relationship with China. In his four years in power, the Indian leader...

These Four Bases May Shelter Children Taken Into Custody at Border

The Trump administration is preparing to renew its push for an $18 billion border wall plan that would also tighten asylum procedures and overhaul other laws Trump officials say are encouraging illegal behavior. Enter a June 2014 online story by The...

Merkel felt compelled to run again to counter Trump

New York (TADIAS) - In the aftermath of the 2016 US election President Barack Obama was said to have wondered aloud if he had come a bit too early for America. 'I couldn't shake the feeling that I should have seen it coming, ' he wrote. German C...

30-year-old son finally moves out of his parents’ house

According to the Syracuse.com report , Rotondo moved all of his belongings from the home, including a Volkswagon Passat that had been sitting in his parents' driveway, untouched for months. After flying the nest, Mr Rotondo reportedly plans to spe...

Trey Gowdy and Andrew Napolitano dismantle Trump's 'Spygate' theories

Schiff became a media darling during the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence investigation into allegations of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation and frequently appears on TV, radio, and digital networks to rebut...

Palestinian woman killed in Gaza protest, ministry says

It follows recent violence in the Gaza Strip in which thousands of Palestinians have been wounded and at least 116 killed by the Israeli military during demonstrations calling for the return of Palestinian ancestral lands - known as the "Great Marc...

China urges U.S. to keep promise on trade issues

White House National Trade Council Director Peter Navarro is contradicting Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's assertion that the USA trade war with China is on hold . Wilbur Ross is scheduled to go to Beijing this weekend to continue negotiations...

President Trump: June 12 Summit with North Korea is back on

In the short term, Moscow "cannot afford to be remembered as the country that had no hat in the ring leading up to June 12", he said. He said of the North Koreans, "I believe they will be coming down to Washington on Friday". "It is an ironic and tel...

IISc in top 100 world university list again

Cambridge and Oxford rounded out the top five respectively, however, all London universities have dropped down in the rankings. "However, this new data shows just how hard it is for emerging powers to break into the traditional global elite", he said...

Italy's 5-Star considers election alliance with League

Law professor Giuseppe Conte got a mandate as premier from President Sergio Mattarella Thursday and said his 18 new ministers, five of them women, would be sworn in Friday afternoon for a "government of change". After the ceremony, it will face c...

Eric Hargan: HHS did not lose undocumented children

The ORR report was presented on April 26 to the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, a subgroup of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. But Halsey, along with many others, was put off by the post and its poor tim...

United Nations voices concern over arrests of women's rights activists in Saudi Arabia

The measure, which was passed by the Shura Council, carries a maximum 5-year prison term and fine of up to 300,000 riyals ($80,000, or €70,000). Opening up job opportunities to women without university qualifications (very much welcomed by families o...

Donald Trump Considering Pardon for Martha Stewart, Commuting Gov. Rod Blagojevich Sentence

Stewart was sentenced to five months in prison for lying about a stock sale and was prosecuted by former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey who was then the USA attorney for the Southern District of NY. She said she had been hea...

Denmark Passes Law Banning Islamic Niqab and Burqa Face Veils

Violators would receive fines of about $156 for a first-time offense, and up to $1,568 for the fourth violation. Denmark has become the latest European country to ban face-covering garments like burqas and niqabs in public areas - with those br...

Stormys lawyer ends bid for role in Cohen case

Lawyers for President Donald Trump's longtime personal attorney Michael Cohen are racing to review millions of files seized by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in last month's raids of his home, office and hotel room, but they say they are...

Summit hangs on Kim letter after nuclear talks make progress

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders also announced that President Donald Trump will host a meeting with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe June 7, a week before the Singapore summit. "What Kim is unclear about is that he has concerns about whe...

Trump insists he didn't fire Comey over Russian Federation probe

Last May, the White House said Trump used letters from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Rosenstein that cited Comey's handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of private email servers in his decision to fire Comey. Even before...

Russian journalist: Pig’s blood, make-up artist helped fake my death

To mimic gore, they used makeup and pig's blood. Kiev police said Tuesday that the 41-year-old Babchenko had been shot to death inside his apartment building, but announced the next day that he was alive and they had detained a suspect in the cas...

Parkland shooter recorded videos detailing plans

In recordings released Wednesday, the 19-year-old who would later be charged with killing 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida , declared with chilling certainty what would happen. " I already know what he did ", Guttenberg told the paper...

Trump accuses Mueller of 'meddling' in upcoming midterm elections

Trump has repeatedly attacked the Mueller investigation that was meant to be an independent probe aimed at getting to the bottom of Russia's efforts to interfere in the 2016 election. President Donald Trump declared Thursday that he didn't fire FBI...

Trump Reportedly Looking to Block German Carmakers from U.S

President Donald Trump aimed to push German carmakers out of the United States, and that he told French President Emmanuel Macron he wanted to stop Mercedes-Benz from cruising through NY. The weekly business magazine cited a number of unnamed sou...

Assad says he’ll use force if YPG refuses to withdraw

Russian Federation said on Monday that only Syrian army troops should be at the southern border with Jordan and Israel. Damascus has repeatedly stated that the presence of Russian, Iranian and other allied forces in the country is legitimate, since...

Abramovich can't work in United Kingdom on Israeli passport

And in the bid you were referring to people with Israeli passport they don't need visa to come to the UK. Not only is Israel the Jewish homeland, it provides a safe backup residence, as well as rights afforded to Israeli-passport holders, inclu...

Donald Trump steel, aluminum tariffs on Europe, Canada, Mexico effects

The European Union says it plans to bring its case against new US tariffs on steel and aluminium to the World Trade Organization on Friday. Effective midnight, Canadian steel transported over the U.S border will face a 25 per cent tariff an...

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Beto O'Rourke Smashes Fundraising Records But Cruz Comfortably Ahead in Polls

In an appearance in Plano last week, Mr. Cruz predicted a third quarter take of at least $30 million for his opponent. The three-term congressman far outstripped Republican inc...

German police catch suspected hostage-taker and free woman

German public broadcaster Deutsche Welle reports shots have been fired at the station, although it is unclear by who. Police refused to speculate whether the incident was ter...

Elizabeth Warren Releases DNA Test Results

Trump in 2020. Those critics have charged that Warren advanced her career with a narrative she is a descendant of Cherokee and DE tribes, although Warren has released personne...

President Trump says Defense Secretary Mattis is 'sort of a Democrat'

People leave. That's Washington ", President Trump said. There have been consistent rumors all summer that Mattis is nearing the end of his tenure as Trump's defense secretary. ...

5 days after Hurricane Michael, large swath of Panhandle suffering

For now, only one death has been confirmed in Mexico Beach - the death toll overall stands at 17 - but Kelly said it was "possible" another body might be found. The hurricane-for...

US Special Envoy on Afghanistan Meets With Taliban Officials in Doha

In July, Alice Wells, the US Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs met with Taliban officials to discuss ways to lay the groundwork...

'MeToo' movement: NCW urges women to lodge written complaints

The committee will look into the legal and institutional framework that is in place for handling complaints of sexual harassment at work and advise the ministry on how to strengt...

United Kingdom and U.S. 'could boycott' Saudi conference over missing reporter

Khashoggi's case and the fact that there are no American ambassadors in either Ankara or Riyadh have prompted concerns about dozens of unfilled senior State Department positions ...

Jamal Khashoggi case: Saudis defy 'threats' over missing writer

The network said it will air the interview in full on Sunday evening. At this moment they deny it and they deny it vehemently. "There are other things we can do that are very, ve...

Armenia Hosts Summit Of Francophone 'Family'

Canada also had to consider its relationship with France - President Emmanuel Macron had backed the Rwandan bid in a move widely seen as increasing that country's influence in Af...

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Hurricane Leslie bears down on Portugal, Spain

Hurricane Leslie bears down on Portugal, Spain

The storm will most likely hit land around the Portuguese capital of Lisbon, before moving across the peninsula, bringing winds of up to 100 km/h (60 mph), Spain's state weather se...

China says US made spy case ‘out of thin air’

China says US made spy case ‘out of thin air’

A U.S. Department of Justice statement said Xu, a deputy division director for the State Security Department of China's Jiangsu province, targeted several U.S. They say he in...

Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas

Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas

Five South Korean climbers - belonging to the group Koreanway Gurja Himal Expedition 2018 - including team leader Kim Chang-ho, were killed in the avalanche on Friday evening, The...

European Union official sees room for Brexit breakthrough next week

European Union official sees room for Brexit breakthrough next week

The DUP leader has warned the prime minister not to accept a "dodgy" Brexit deal she will later regret. "If the European Union doesn't match the ambition and pragmatism we've sh...

Infant Corpses Found Hidden in Detroit Funeral Home

Infant Corpses Found Hidden in Detroit Funeral Home

Nine bodies were found in a cardboard box, two were found in caskets - all in a hidden section of the ceiling. The state shuttered the funeral home in April after finding multipl...

Pope accepts Cardinal Donald Wuerl’s resignation amid sex abuse scandal

Pope accepts Cardinal Donald Wuerl’s resignation amid sex abuse scandal

Cardinal Donald Wuerl resigned amid two major sexual abuse and cover-up scandals rocking the Catholic Church . The grand jury report found that 1,000 people - a lot of them c...

Palestinian Wife Stoned to Death by Israeli Settlers in Occupied West Bank

Palestinian Wife Stoned to Death by Israeli Settlers in Occupied West Bank

Black smoke from burning tires covers the sky over Palestinian protesters hurl stones toward Israeli troops during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Friday, Oct. Th...

Earthquake Shakes Indonesia's Java, Bali Islands, Killing 3

Earthquake Shakes Indonesia's Java, Bali Islands, Killing 3

A string of earthquakes in Lombok in eastern Indonesia killed more than 550 people over the summer. "All my neighbours were also running". Tourists on bicycles ride past In...

United Nations elects human rights abusers to its Human Rights Council

United Nations elects human rights abusers to its Human Rights Council

India was on Friday elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council, getting the most votesamong all candidates. India had previously been elected to the Geneva-based Human Ri...