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Melania Trump's spokeswoman rebukes Giuliani

The president has denied it. Attorney Keith Davidson filed the countersuit Thursday in Los Angeles claiming he was defamed by Daniels and her current attorney, Michael Avenatti , and that Cohen violated California's wiretapping law by secret...

Trudeau and Kenney, and Notley offer congratulations on Ford victory in Ontario

The Tories have won a majority government. Progressive Conservative (PC) leader Doug Ford and his family celebrate during his election night party on Thursday following the provincial election in Toronto. Ford claims he will reduce taxes and keep m...

Taliban announces first cease-fire against Afghan forces for Eid al-Fitr

In past years, Mujahid said, the Taliban have instructed their fighters to abstain from attacks; but they could not announce that publicly out of fear that the government and the United States military would take advantage of it and amplify attacks...

EU Brexit chief doubtful of United Kingdom border plan as time runs low

But she said it was right to have a fallback option ready in case the process was delayed "for technical reasons". The UK government now proposes that the UK, as a whole, will retain membership of the Single Market and the Customs Union until Dec...

Kim has a 'one-time shot'

Trump was speaking from the G7 summit in Canada ahead of his trip to Singapore for the planned sit-down with the North Korean dictator. Trump's remarks came after an uncomfortable overnight visit to the G-7 meeting where he and the other world le...

US pushes NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat

As reported, a meeting of defense ministers of Ukraine, the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Lithuania and Poland was held at the NATO Headquarters in Brussels on Thursday. Asked whether the trade restrictions threatened to hurt defense tie...

Retiring Yellowstone boss claims Trump administration trying to nudge him out early

The bison became agitated and charged the crowd, officials said . It then immediately left the area, the park service said. Hancock was rushed by ambulance to Big Sky Medical Center, where she was listed in good condition. According to the National...

Rescue efforts halted at Guatemala volcano as death toll rises

A statement from the Public Ministry said Thursday that the investigation will seek to establish whether "the necessary protocols were activated that would allow for prudent and timely decisions". Nohemi Ascon, 41, is the aunt of six children between...

Guatemala volcanic eruption leaves 25 and 3,000 fleeing homes from 700c lava

It is the deadliest eruption in Guatemala since 1902, when the Santa Maria volcano killed at least 5,000 people. Apart from the Fuego volcano, there are two other active volcanos in Guatemala. Survivor Consuelo Hernandez told the disaster age...

United Nations to hold emergency meeting on protecting Palestinians

Tensions were further heightened last month after the US moved its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in a step seen by both Israel and the Palestinians as siding with Israel on the most sensitive issue in the conflict. Emmanuel Nahshon, spokesman fo...

Singapore summit is 'one-time shot' for Kim Jong Un, says Trump

After that five-day visit in June 2017, Rodman told reporters: "I'm just trying to open the door". A June 9, 2018 , photo from the Rodong Sinmun shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (C) and his wife Ri Sol-ju visiting a new seafood restaurant i...

India strikes river, rice deals with China as relations thaw

Gokhale said Xi referred to the growing popularity of Indian films and not only spoke about the success of the movie Dangal in China, but also mentioned that Baahubali 2 and other Hindi movies had done well in the country. Sharing some aspects of t...

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Attend Queen’s 92nd Birth Celebration

While the Windsor kids are often oblivious of the throngs below, it can be intimidating, especially for adults. She did however, later throw a tantrum and had to be consoled by her mother with a huge hug. All the royals travel in different carriage...

China's Xi awards "best friend" Putin friendship medal, promises support

A French presidential source said Trump's proposal did not seem "coherent" in view of the latest economic sanctions imposed by the United States on Moscow . "It is positive that the inter-Korean negotiations which have begun are moving along the lin...

China hacked sensitive US Navy undersea warfare plans

Navy contractor to steal submarine warfare secrets earlier this year, The Washington Post reported Friday. The data stolen was held on the contractor's unclassified network but all the material together could be considered classified, officials ...

Donald Trump says he may pardon late boxing legend Muhammad Ali

Last week, Trump told reporters he is considering pardoning lifestyle maven Martha Stewart, who was convicted in 2004 of obstructing justice and lying to investigators about a well-timed stock sale, and commuting the sentence of former IL gov...

Putin heads to Beijing for state visit with birthday buddy Xi Jinping

The two leaders agreed that China and Russian Federation should adhere to the concept of everlasting friendship and the spirit of strategic coordination, and expand and deepen cooperation in all areas. Xi "is approachable and sincere", Putin told ...

Tuesdays with Tony- Trump vs Philadelphia Eagles

Trump denounced the players as unpatriotic and repeatedly demanded an end to such protests. A study by the website Sports Pundit which tracked the kneeling protests league-wide last season found that no individual Philadelphia players actual...

Satellite images show effects of volcano's latest explosion on Hawaii's Big Island

Many homeowners are unable to access their homes as the lava damaged the properties. Most of the Kapoho area including the tide pools is now covered in fresh lava with few properties still intact as the Kilauea Volcano lower east rift zone eruption...

Pres. Trump signals support for legislation easing U.S. ban on pot

Marijuana remains illegal under the federal Controlled Substances Act, despite states' efforts to scale back on criminalizing the plant over the past few years. The bill would ensure that each state has the right to determine for itself the best appr...

Trump wants Russian Federation to rejoin G-7

If we're unable to make a deal, we will be better off. "We will also obviously have some very robust discussions on trade", Trudeau said . Canada and Mexico already have retaliated against a range of us exports that include pork, bourbon and...

United States soldier killed, 4 others wounded in 'enemy attack' in Somalia

Four other US soldiers and a Somali soldier were wounded in what appears to have been an ambush near the town of Jamaame, US defence officials added. A fourth servicemember suffered injuries minor enough to receive sufficient medical care in the fiel...

New Indictment Filed Against Paul Manafort Names Ally With Russian Intel Ties

In the late Friday filing, Manafort's lawyers said the special counsel's allegations of witness tampering "conjures a sinister plot" to persuade associates to perjure themselves, but disputes that the evidence provided establishes any tampering.

Woman walking dogs may have been ambushed by alligator

Authorities captured an alligator in a Florida pond after a witness' report led police to believe the animal may have dragged a woman into the water. Animal control took the dog. "I was afraid", she said. Despite the fact that children have been se...

Guatemala warns of greater activity after volcano explodes again

Firefighters say the chance of finding anyone alive is practically non-existent 72 hours after Sunday's volcanic explosion. Villages on the slopes were buried in volcanic ash and mud. "When the lava was already here they passed by in their pickup t...

Senate Democrats Look to Hammer GOP on Health Care

He told McConnell to dedicate August to "considering legislation that would lower the cost of health care and prescription drugs" in an open letter Wednesday. "There's been historic obstruction by Senate Democrats, and there's a long to-do list, in...

Giuliani says Stormy Daniels has ‘no reputation,’ affair not credible

It is a case of she said , he said between Rudy Giuliani and Melania Trump and the freaky confusion has many believing that the president might have had an affair with porn Stormy Daniels . "I don't believe Mrs. Trump has ever discussed her...

Media watchdogs fret over seizing of reporter records in United States probe

He had previously served as security director to the Committee for 29 years. On Friday, Wolfe wore a pair of gray socks and a white button-up shirt, without a belt or tie. "Whether it was really necessary here will depend on the nature of the inves...

California's 'Jungle Primary,' Flooded with Money, Dominated by Establishment Candidates

Incumbent Sen. Dianne Feinstein led with 44 percent of the vote, and state Sen. Given the state's unique election laws it will take days to sort out its competitive races and determine winners. Rodney Frelinghuysen. Kamarck said that although Dem...

Paul Ryan breaks with Trump on "spygate" claim

Ryan is agreeing with another senior House Republican who says there's no evidence that the Federal Bureau of Investigation planted a "spy" on President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. "I don't know the technical answer to that question, but I think ...

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Divided EU leaders meet for emergency talks on migration crisis

The two leaders also said they support the creation of closed reception centers where migrants would be held as they asylum claims are considered. But such "secondary movements" ar...

U.S. government reunites 522 children removed under 'zero tolerance'

More than 2,300 children were taken from their families in recent weeks under a Trump administration "zero tolerance" policy in which people entering the US illegally face being...

Saudi Women Gear Up For New Freedom As Driving Ban Ends Tomorrow

In many cases, women say they'll wait before rushing to drive to see how the situation on the streets pans out and how male drivers react. Women in Saudi Arabia have been eagerl...

Polls open in Turkey in biggest test for Erdogan

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won 12 electoral contests in the last 16 years. But he reckoned without Muharrem Ince, the presidential candidate of the secularist Republican People's P...

First lady meets staff at Texas detention center

Trump becomes the first member of the President's inner circle to personally witness the situation that has captured the country's attention. Here is the problem: The role of the...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gives birth to first child

In a statement, Ardern said , "I'm sure we're going through all of the emotions new parents go through, but at the same time feeling so grateful for all the kindness and best wishe...

Jean Claude Juncker insists Ireland 'not alone' in Brexit negotiations

The BIC brings together representatives of the Irish and British governments, the devolved administrations in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales and the Isle of Man, Guernsey and...

Jog becomes 2-week nightmare when woman accidentally crosses US-Canada border

She was in Canada visiting her mother who lives in North Delta, British Columbia. She was held in the center for two weeks until immigration officials in Canada and the US both co...

Why Melania wore the jacket | Opinionated Woman

And sometimes, a first lady's choices can undercut her message, like when Michelle Obama drew scrutiny for sporting a pair of $540 Lanvin sneakers to volunteer at a food bank. The ...

CT lawmakers tour Texas detention facilities for immigrants

Rather than help push the bill to the finish line, Trump's mixed messages reinforced his role as an unreliable partner for House Republicans in the immigration debate. But Ryan b...

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Explosion rocks White City Stadium

Explosion rocks White City Stadium

An explosion has rocked White City Stadium in Bulawayo where President Mnangagwa was addressing thousands of people at a campaign rally. Zimbabwe's president says the explosive d...

Sarah Sanders asked to leave Virginia restaurant

Sarah Sanders asked to leave Virginia restaurant

Someone who claimed to be Sanders' server seemed to have posted earlier on social media about the incident. Sanders was dining at The Red Hen , a farm-to-table restaurant in Lex...

Suspect arrested in killing of rapper XXXTentacion

Suspect arrested in killing of rapper XXXTentacion

The Broward County Sherriff's Office had offered a $3,000 (£2,200) reward for any information about the killing . Slain rapper XXXTentacion was getting ready for fatherhoo...

Dozens hurt as attacker tries to throw grenade at Ethiopia prime minister

Dozens hurt as attacker tries to throw grenade at Ethiopia prime minister

Abiy had promised the crowd in his speech in Addis Ababa's Meskel Square that he would bring more transparency to government and reconciliation to a nation of 100 million people th...

First Lady Pays Surprise Visit to Migrant Children at Texas Detention Shelter

First Lady Pays Surprise Visit to Migrant Children at Texas Detention Shelter

The votes come after President Donald Trump's reversal on family separations at the USA and Mexico Border, which was something he touched on at Wednesday night's rally in Dulu...

Identifying U.S. troops returned from North Korea may be challenging

Identifying U.S. troops returned from North Korea may be challenging

North Korea has singled out Japan , a key United States ally in the region, for verbal attacks, threatening to "sink" the country into the sea and to turn it into "ashes". But a...

Melania Trump doubles-down with

Melania Trump doubles-down with "I really don't care" jacket

One user borrowed an image of the back of the Zara jacket to promote groups working on behalf of immigrant children. It was not available online as of Thursday afternoon. The N...

Melania Trump’s Jacket:

Melania Trump’s Jacket: "I Really Don’t Care, Do U?"

Somehow Melania's meme'd outerwear is more believable than what she actually wore. We can probably argue for days as to whether she did this on objective , though it does raise...

Children separated from parents at United States border sob, wail desperately

Children separated from parents at United States border sob, wail desperately

Further complicating matters, the Justice Department warned Tuesday that a 21-year-old court settlement could force authorities to again separate the immigrant children from ...