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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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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...