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Donald Trump unlikely to pardon himself: Giuliani

A Justice Department opinion issued just days before President Richard Nixon resigned from office concluded that the president could not do so. " Impeach him, and then you can do whatever you want to do to him ". He admitted "the political ramifi...

Justices Narrowly Side With Colorado Baker On Same-Sex Wedding Cake

That opinion , also written by Kennedy, expressed respect for those with religious objections to gay marriage. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg penned a dissent, joined by Justice Sonia Sotomayor. Ginsburg stressed that there "is much in the Court's ...

Psychiatrist who worked on big crime cases killed outside Arizona office

Levine's body was discovered by an acquaintance inside of his Scottsdale office in a neighborhood known as The Greens at Gainey Ranch - about 17 minutes from where the paralegals were shot. Anderson was described as a grandmother and mother with inte...

Manhunt in Tennessee deputy's slaying ended without force

Friday, a trooper with the Tennessee Highway Patrol was patrolling an area along the Hickman and Dickson County line, when he spotted Wiggins on Stinson Road near a tree line. "He was able to hide for an extended period of time", Stewart said. Erik...

Canada to impose tariff 'countermeasures' on US

Canada, Mexico and the European Union had previously been exempt from Trump's 25 percent tariffs on steel imports and 10 percent tariffs on aluminum imports, but the USA snapped them into effect at midnight Thursday. Because of Trump's unilateral...

Melania Trump will allegedly appear at a White House event on Monday

On May 31, Melania tweeted that she was doing great at the White House . Her absence from public events raised quite a few concerns in the minds of Americans. addressed. Her absence from public events she would normally attend has sparked speculat...

Trump lawyer Giuliani says president can probably pardon himself

House Republican Majority leader Kevin McCarthy also told CNN that no president should pardon himself. "And he has no need to do it, he's done nothing wrong", he added. Later in the same program, former New Jersey governor Chris Christie , a R...

US weighs more South China Sea patrols

In the name of "freedom of navigation", they sent military vessels and aircraft to the adjacent waters and airs of Chinese islands and reefs to carry out military activities and some even demonstrated muscles within 12 nautical miles of Chinese islan...

Women demanding abortion in Northern Ireland defy police

Amid tense scenes at a rally in Belfast, police moved in to seize some pills and a robot used by the activists to distribute them. Officers also attempted to remove one of the women who openly took a tablet. On Tuesday, Labour's leader in the House...

Beijing must end policy of intimidation in South China Sea, US warns

Mattis also referred to "much larger consequences in the future when nations lose the rapport of their neighbors, when they believe that piling mountainous debts on their neighbors and somehow removing the freedom of political action is the way to en...

ONTARIO VOTES: Wynne Concedes Defeat, Urges Voters to Choose Liberals

Some polls show the projected Liberal seat count is so low that the party is in danger of losing its official status at Queen's Park. Asked if he was surprised by Wynne's decision, Ford said his team is focused on getting its message out.

German police rule out 'terrorism' in Berlin knife rampage

Police opened fire Sunday at a man who was rampaging near Berlin's cathedral, wounding him in the legs. The cathedral lies in central Berlin on the city's famous Museum Island. Police spokesman Winfried Wenzel told Bild: 'A person has been inju...

ME woman drives onto baseball field, killing man

A video showed players and coaches running for safety as the vehicle crossed the field in the middle of a game. The driver then "sped toward the open main gate" and hit a pedestrian as she fled the scene, investigators said . Parkhurst told police he...

New Mexico community evacuated as fire grows

Estimates on Friday put the blaze at more than 25 square miles; by Saturday, it consumed more than 42 square miles. In Colfax County, New Mexico , the Ute Park fire had burned more than 27,000 acres by Saturday. Evacuees were invited to the Raton ...

Jury awards 4 cents to family of man killed by deputy

That was when Deputy Newman made a decision to open fire, which went through the closing door. Police claim that he was holding the weapon during a brief confrontation, but those reports have been disputed. Newman, he added, "was placed in a very h...

Trump lawyers' letter to Mueller challenges subpoena

Mueller has been trying to interview Trump for months - and he told Dowd in March that he might subpoena the president. "Having him testify demeans the office of the president before the world". In addition to the legal battles, Mr. Trump's team ...

New Catalan leader wants independence talks with new Spanish PM

His predecessor, the conservative Mariano Rajoy, imposed direct rule over Catalonia at the end of October after nationalists, led by Puigdemont. held an independence referendum deemed illegal by Spanish courts. Torra was chosen by Puigdemont to be Ca...

May attacks Trump's 'unjustified' move to slap tariffs on European Union imports

Fears of a global trade war are overshadowing the G7 talks in the Canadian resort town of Whistler, as Washington's allies vow to push back against the USA decision on tariffs. EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom says that the tariffs imposed o...

Off-duty Federal Bureau of Investigation agent accidentally shoots man while dancing

The man allegedly shot was taken to the hospital with a " good prognosis ". The incident happened Saturday morning at 12:45 a.m.at a club in the 2200 block of Lawrence Street. The most bamboozling bit of this footage has to be the probably drunk ...

June 12 Singapore summit with Kim is back on

After their meeting, Trump announced that the Jun 12 summit with Kim Jong Un is back on . "They seem to have figured that North Korea is not giving up its nukes and settled for pageantry". While South Korea has suggested a partial lifting of economi...

Trump says North Korea summit is back on

It went very well. A showy "get - to - know - you " meeting, granting recognition and standing to a criminal regime, would be a disappointment in the absence of such tangible North Korean steps. The Washington Post , citing two people familiar with ...

Trump's warning to Canada: Fair NAFTA deal, or no deal at all

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin was pressed by his Group of Seven counterparts to relay their "unanimous concern and disappointment" to President Donald Trump over the 25 percent steel and 10 percent aluminum tariffs imposed on major tra...

Isis supporter from Nelson told to expect long prison sentence

As well as admitting to using the encrypted Telegram messaging app to call on IS supporters to target the four-year-old heir to the throne, Rashid also encouraged his followers to poison ice cream, inject cyanide into vegetables at supermarkets, and ...

Trump Attacks Canada In His Tweet, Justin Trudeau Calls The Situation, ‘Ridiculous’

Canada's finance minister says talks among world economic officials will be hard this weekend following the U.S. decision to impose steel and aluminum tariffs on its closest allies. Trump said in a statement late Thursday that the U.S. "That Cana...

Indian police vehicle crushes youth to death in Occupied Kashmir

Kashmiri separatists, who called his death "plain murder" and called for a shutdown across Kashmir , were placed under house arrest. Four CRPF personnel and two civilians, including a woman, were injured on Saturday in three separate grenade attac...

US to impose metal tariffs on EU, Canada and Mexico

While not confirming directly that the US would decide to impose tariffs, he said: "It's up to the European Union to decide if it wants to take retaliatory measures". Canada's retaliatory tariffs do not go into effect until July, which in theory leav...

Pentagon: 499 civilians killed in 2017

Airstrikes in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Yemen and Somalia increased significantly during the Trump administration's first year. "(The Department of Defense) assesses that there are credible reports of approximately 499 civilians killed and approxim...

Populists take power in Italy, with euro-skeptic agenda

Premier-designate Giuseppe Conte , the law professor who had promised to be the "defense attorney of the Italian people" in his first, failed bid to form a government, got a taste of the expectations many Italians have for his revived team as he r...

Trump administration still negotiating China trade truce

Other officials and technical experts from the Department of Commerce, Department of Treasury, United States Trade Representative, Department of Agriculture, and Department of Energy also took part, the White House said . It said the White House a...

European Union to impose measures against 'unacceptable' U.S. metal tariffs

Donald Trump has declared a trade war against America's core allies - for the sake of "national security". The administration's move threatens to inflate prices for U.S. The world's two biggest economies have threatened to impose tariffs on up to ...

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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...