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President Trump, Kim Jong Un meet for historic summit in Singapore

Officials from both North Korea and the USA have been laying the groundwork for discussions between Kim Jong Un and President Trump . On the eve of a historic summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un, Pompeo sounded an upbeat tone, ...

Trump and Kim's one-on-one meeting is 'unacceptable threat to USA security'

Tuesday local time. In the run-up to Tuesday's historic face-to-face with Kim, Trump has appeared unconcerned about the implications of feting an authoritarian leader suspected of ordering the public assassination of his half brother with a nerve a...

Donald Trump & Kim Jong-Un All Smiles As They Sign Denuclearization Declaration

Meeting with staged ceremony on a Singapore island, Trump and Kim came together for a summit that seemed unthinkable months ago, clasping hands in front of a row of alternating United States and North Korean flags, holding a one-on-one meeting, a...

Cohen likely to cooperate with federal prosecutors

A retired judge is reviewing more than 3.7 million items seized in the Federal Bureau of Investigation search to determine whether they should be held back from investigators because they are privileged attorney-client communications or are persona...

Kim summit signals new breakthrough and echoes past problems

The president spoke to Fox News on Air Force One before departing Singapore, where he and Kim met for a high-stakes nuclear summit on Tuesday. I would think anybody would want it approved by Congress. However, Leong said both found it hard to hide th...

Voters will decide if California should be split into three states

California's Secretary of State has officially confirmed that a proposal has become eligible to be on the state's ballot this November. The proposal would split America's largest state into three: California would be reduced to a coastal strip...

Brexit Bulletin: Labour divided over Corbyn's unicorn-powered trade strategy

The disagreement centres on whether the government agreed to consider a specific clause of the rebel proposal that would hand parliament control of the Brexit process if ministers are unable to strike an exit deal by February 15, 2019. Lee resigns ...

Coalition battles Houthis to liberate Hodeida

Before dawn on Wednesday, convoys of vehicles appeared to be heading towards the rebel-held city, according to videos posted on social media. "We hear sounds of explosions". The Saudi-led coalition has been criticized for its airstrikes killing c...

Trump's top economic adviser accuses Trudeau of 'backstabbing'

The purely symbolic vote of solidarity came a day after White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said: "There is a special place in hell" for Trudeau for his "bad faith diplomacy" with Trump, as a dispute over trade escalated. White House economic a...

Trump confused by Trudeau's 'pushed around' comment: 'We just shook hands!'

He called on Trudeau to apologise to Trump . The House of Commons passed a unanimous motion Monday backing Trudeau's stand against the US and it castigated Trump for his attacks on the prime minister and Canada . PM Justin Trudeau of Canada a...

Kim Agrees to Send Remains of US Soldiers Home

Trump initially rejected the proposal, in which North Korea would stop conducting nuclear and missile tests in exchange for a halt in military exercise between the USA and South Korea . And some of the press would say, he's meeting with them, and he...

White House to block Congress from stopping ZTE deal

The terms of that deal stipulate that the company has to install a whole new set of directors, embed a US-chosen compliance department and pay a $1 billion penalty. President Donald Trump , however, swooped in to save ZTE after negotiating with th...

Trump's trade adviser apologizes for saying Trudeau has 'special place in hell'

Navarro's original statement, on " Fox News Sunday ", followed a pair of tweets in which Trump raged about comments Trudeau made at a news conference after a summit of the Group of Seven industrialized nations. U.S. President Trump and North Korea...

Government wins Brexit bill vote after concessions

Former Attorney-general Dominic Grieve , a leading pro-E.U. rebel, has put down a compromise amendment on the meaningful vote, calling for a binding motion to be passed by the Commons setting out how to proceed in the event of a " no deal " Brexit.

Republican critic of Trump loses in South Carolina primary

Arrington, who made a campaign issue of Sanford's criticism of Trump, won 50.6 percent of the vote to Sanford's 46.5 percent with nearly all ballots counted. Sanford has been an outspoken critic of Trump. Corey Stewart, the bombastic conservative w...

Pope accepts resignation of 3 Chilean bishops in scandal

Besides Barros, the pope also agreed to the departures of Cristián Caro Cordero, bishop of Puerto Montt, and Gonzalo Duarte García de Cortázar, bishop of Valparaiso. The highest-profile of those leaving his post was Bishop Juan Barros of Osorno, 61, ...

U.S. F-15C fighter jet crashes off Japan's Okinawa

The pilot is not in a life-threatening condition. In March, Japanese officials called on the USA military to provide information after an antenna fell from an Okinawa-based F-15 on February 27. "I will ask for detailed reports about why it happened...

Trump Aide Apologizes For Trudeau Insult

The United States has alienated Canada and other allies by imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, arguing that they pose a threat to US national security. farmers, workers and companies, I have instructed our U.S. Reps not to endorse the C...

White House aide apologises for 'special place in hell' comment

Navarro had told Fox News on Sunday that there was a "special place in hell" for the Canadian prime minister that "engages in bad-faith diplomacy" with U.S. Mr. Trump has threatened to bring down a 25-per-cent tariff on all Canadian-made cars and t...

Macedonia PM hails 'historic' deal with Greece to resolve name row

We have a historic solution after two and a half decades. A former republic of Yugoslavia, Macedonia broke away in 1991, and its name is recognized by the vast majority of countries around the world, including the U.S. In 2001, Greece, the only c...

Trump tweeting about G-7 before Kim meeting

It also said the countries shared and agreed with Britain's assessment that it is "highly likely" that Russia was responsible for the poisoning of ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Britain. Founded in 2001, the Beijing-based SCO h...

Police sergeant rescues child from busy roadway

The sergeant pulled over and parked his squad vehicle to block traffic in the lane. The rescue was all caught on camera, showing the officer run after the child and tell him he's okay. As a result of his role in the rescue, Mannino received the Na...

Fascinating Footage Of Trump Meeting Kim Jong Un

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump shake hands in Singapore . At the signing ceremony, Trump said he expected to "meet many times" in the future with Kim. The four-minute-long trailer, as shown by The Guardian , portra...

Mattis not surprised by Trump's call to end military exercises: Pentagon

When Cuomo asked why he chose North Korea , Rodman admitted he was "naive" when he first went over but said he "fell in love" with the country. "It feels like there is a big change coming with this", she said. Minister of State for External Affair...

Tuesday Primary to decide Senate, congressional candidates

With both party primaries set for Tuesday, strong Democratic candidates are expected to emerge to challenge almost every major statewide office now held by Nevada Republicans, offering Democrats their best shot in years to seize political control o...

Animal stuck on high-rise ledge becomes social media star

By Tuesday afternoon, the St. Paul Fire Department had paid a visit to the ledge-lounging raccoon. Local news outlets and office workers inside the building tracked its progress on social media throughout the day. There is not a whole lot that St. ...

WH Adviser Apologizes For 'Special Place In Hell' For Trudeau Remark

Canada's parliament unanimously condemned the personal attacks on Trudeau on Monday. The head of his trade council, Peter Navarro , took back his TV-talk-show assertion that " there's a special place in hell " for Mr. In this handout photograph pro...

Government avoids EU Withdrawal Bill defeat after last-ditch deal on 'meaningful vote'

But Solicitor General Robert Buckland publicly implied that Government would be accepting part of Grieve's amendment, and said that a "structured discussion" would take place with rebels. and whatever we do, we're not going to reverse that". "Fir...

INTERNATIONAL - Over 600 homes destroyed by Hawaii volcano eruption

The smoke is a result of the lava hitting the ocean water, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The lava destroyed over 600 houses in Hawaii and poured in low-laying neighbourhoods of Hawaii. Lava completely covered the Big Island's Vacationl...

G7 leaders commit to fighting trade protectionism: communique

Trump gave "a long, frank rant", the official said , repeating his position that the U.S. had suffered at the hands of its trading partners, as French President Emmanuel Macron tried to push back. "As an American, I hate this", Bruce Heyman, who was...

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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...