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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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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 ...

Rep. Chris Collins Suspends Re-Election Campaign After Indictment

At one point, you could hear Congresswoman McMorris Rodgers chiming in. If President Donald Trump is going to fire special counsel Robert Mueller that also has to happen afte...

Maryland, DC Prepare For Unite The Right Rally

That's what happened previous year at the original "Unite the Right" rally and at a July 2017 Ku Klux Klan gathering in Charlottesville, where Klansmen were outnumbered 20-to-1. T...

Evacuations still in place as fire grows overnight

That's an assessment climate scientists and fire ecologists agree with, as NPR's Kirk Siegler reports : "People should not take solace that this is the worst it's going to get". '...

Trump imposes higher tariffs on Turkey, sending lira crashing

Hesse said that European banks could suffer losses if they loaned money in Turkey or owned Turkish banks but that the possible losses were not large enough to trigger a eurozone ba...

New quake rocks Indonesia, toll in previous one reaches 259

Rescue workers look for survivors of Sunday's natural disaster on the Indonesian island of Lombok. Thousands of tourists visiting Lombok - as well as the nearby Gili Islands and...

Man steals aircraft from Seattle airport, fighter jet scrambled

Flights out of Sea-Tac, the largest commercial airport in the Pacific Northwest, were temporarily grounded during the drama. Horizon Air is part of Alaska Air Group and flies sho...

Bill Schuette and Gretchen Whitmer Win Michigan Gubernatorial Primary Races

Whitmer, a former legislative leader, defeated chemical-testing businessman Shri Thanedar and ex-Detroit health director Abdul El-Sayed in Tuesday's primary. Gretchen Driskell for ...

Death toll touches 29, red alert in 8 districts

Some visuals from flood-affected areas of the coastal state. The South-West monsoon has been vigorous over Kerala , resulting in heavy rains in various parts of the state for ...

In Gaza Flare-Up, New York Times Obscures Cause and Effect

Israeli aircraft struck more than 150 targets in Gaza overnight and Palestinian militants fired scores of rockets, including a long-range missile deep into Israel, escalating fig...

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At Least Four Killed in Canada Shooting

At Least Four Killed in Canada Shooting

It was not immediately clear what caused the shooting. Canadian Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale told reporters he could not discuss details of the latest shooting. Tim Moreh...

US Senator Presents Letter From Trump For Putin

US Senator Presents Letter From Trump For Putin

However, deputy White House spokesman Hogan Gidley said the missive was a "letter of introduction" that Trump had written at Paul's request and "mentioned topics of interest that...

Saudi Arabia 'threatens' Canada with 9/11 style attack

Saudi Arabia 'threatens' Canada with 9/11 style attack

In response, the Saudi Arabian government took quick retaliatory action by expelling Canada's ambassador and calling their own home, suspending all new trade deals, cancelling all ...

US can't be trusted, Iran's Rouhani tells North Korea

US can't be trusted, Iran's Rouhani tells North Korea

North Korea's nuclear weapons program has caused global tension for decades and the rhetoric and threats from Kim and Trump had been especially hostile before their June meeting...

Israeli strike kills 2 Hamas militants in disputed area

Israeli strike kills 2 Hamas militants in disputed area

A 6-meter high fence and additional security measures will be installed on the barrier by the end of 2018, the ministry said in a statement . The incident took place as Egypt ...

Yemen war: 'Children killed' in bus attack

Yemen war: 'Children killed' in bus attack

CNN reported that dozens of children under the age of 15 were killed in the attack, and many more were injured, according to reports from Yemeni officials and the Red Cross . N...

Forensic Accountant Next Up in Manafort Trial as Gates Ends Testimony

Forensic Accountant Next Up in Manafort Trial as Gates Ends Testimony

Prosecutors summoned Mr Gates to give jurors the first-hand account of a co-conspirator they say helped Mr Manafort carry out an elaborate offshore tax-evasion and bank fraud schem...

Lombok quake: Advice for travellers

Lombok quake: Advice for travellers

She live tweeted the natural disaster to her 10.6m followers. A 6.4-magnitude quake shook the island July 29 , killing more than a dozen people and briefly stranding hu...

Trump asks supporters to vote on logo for 'Space Force' gear

Trump asks supporters to vote on logo for 'Space Force' gear

At that point, the subject of a service branch for space had already been the subject of hot debate within the military and Congress. Leaders of the Air Force , which now owns ex...