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Page plans to defy GOP subpoena, lawyer says

During FBI agent Peter Strzok's closed-door interview with lawmakers last month, House Republicans seemed to care more about a relationship he had with a colleague and probing the Mueller investigation than they did about Russian Federation inter...

Britons back Trump on airing Brexit views

The headline in question: " TRUMP'S BREXIT BLAST Donald Trump told Theresa May how to do Brexit "but she wrecked it" - and says the United States trade deal is off". Donald Trump has arrived for talks with Theresa May just hours after lobbing a ...

Nawaz Sharif will be arrested once he lands in Lahore, warns minister

But I am doing this for people of Pakistan, sacrificing for generations to come. Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) party has said it will mobilise supporters to greet his plane, but government officials have said he will be arrested as soon a...

Lawyer for porn star Stormy Daniels says she was arrested

Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, was accused of touching three customers who were undercover vice detectives in the early-morning incident, police in the OH capital Columbus said in a statement. Her attorney said they will be opposin...

Stormy Daniels arrested in Ohio

Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, is set for arraignment on Friday on three misdemeanour counts of touching a patron at a "sexually-oriented" business in violation of an OH strip club law. Messages were left with the Columbus city prose...

Americans in United Kingdom warned to keep 'low profile' during Trump visit

The band will play the Liberty Fanfare, Amazing Grace and the National Emblem march before Trump and Melania will sit down with around 100 business leaders from the worlds of financial services, travel, creative sector, food and drink sector, enginee...

Firefighter Death Reported Following Explosion in Wisconsin Town

Kevin Konopacki. The powerful blast around 7:15 p.m. sent a plume of smoke and flames into the air. Five blocks of the downtown area had to be evacuated, including a nursing home. The blast appeared to be centered on the Barr House, a pub in an...

Accountability court got 6 weeks to resolve Nawaz Sharif, Dar’s references

NAB received the arrest warrants for Nawaz, Maryam and Captain (retd) Safdar on Saturday. While they will not face any difficulty in coming to Pakistan , they are expected to be arrested during the immigration process at the airport as per standar...

Dominic Raab hails Brexit plans as practical way forward

In response, May said she was looking forward to meeting Trump when he arrives on Thursday: "We'll be talking positively about how we can continue to work together in our special relationship". "It is the ultimate betrayal of our democracy and peop...

Officer resigns amid uproar over lack of response to woman's harassment

In the video, Irizarry is approached by a man, identified by authorities as 62-year-old Timothy Trybus , who tells her she should not be wearing the Puerto Rican flag shirt in the US, and asks "Are you a citizen?" "After a review of the case, we a...

Dele Alli, Lingard blamed for England’s loss to Croatia

It was no surprise that Croatia cavorted on the pitch in celebration with fans and family long after beating England in the semi-finals of the World Cup on Wednesday night, but a wiser head might have ushered them quietly to ice bath and bed.

Artist without arms accused of stabbing tourist with scissors

Crenshaw then got up and used the scissors in self defense and quickly walked off, police said. A homeless South Florida street artist with no arms has been charged with stabbing a Chicago tourist. Paramedics took him to an area hospital for treatm...

After 66 Years of Growing, Longest Fingernails Are Cut

Shridhar Chillal , 82, finally got his fingernails cut after 66 years of growing them out. The Ripley's Believe It or Not museum in Times Square hosted a "nail clipping ceremony" on Wednesday where Chillal's nails were cut and preserved for an exhi...

Government Won’t Reunite All Under-5 Children With Parents Before Tuesday Deadline

U.S. officials have failed to meet a court-ordered deadline to reunite dozens of immigrant children with their families after they were forcibly separated at the southern border. The latest figures released by the government were early on Tuesday, ...

Read the ‘very nice’ letter Kim Jong-un sent Trump last week

This latest incident comes shortly after Pompeo's visit to Pyongyang resulted in North Korea accusing Pompeo of making a "unilateral and gangster-like demand for nuclearization". The president says he believes the North Korean leader wants to denuc...

Democratic lawmaker says Peter Strzok deserves Purple Heart for enduring hearing

Strzok also said he was one of the few people during the 2016 US election who knew the details of Russian election interference and its possible connections with people in the Trump orbit, and that information could have derailed Trump's election ch...

Thai cave rescue: Boys lost two kilograms during weeks in cave

Thailand said it had called on 13 "world class" divers to help with the unprecedented job, one of whom was Australian Richard "Harry" Harris, a diver and professional anaesthetist. The "Wild Boars" soccer team and their coach got trapped on June 23 w...

Novichok murder hunt: Police search for container focuses on homes of victims

Meanwhile, the Kremlin says it is sorry to hear of Ms Sturgess' death, but says any suggestion that Russian Federation is involved would be "quite absurd ". Basu said that detectives would need forensic evidence before definitively concluding that t...

Facebook to be fined £500,000 over data breaches

Elizabeth Denham, the Information Commissioner, wrote in her accompanying report that Facebook should have done more to explain to its users why they were targeted for specific political advertisements or messaging. Cambridge Analytica, a London fi...

World's Ugliest Dog Zsa Zsa Passes Away

He says she appeared fine the day before, so it was a shock. Zsa Zsa and her family made a long road trip to compete in the World's Ugliest Dog contest, which is held in Petaluma, Calif. "She is just so ugly, she's handsome", Brainard told The New...

Trump Zings NATO, and EU Chief Zings Back

Sanders claimed in a statement to press that Trump made the very same ask at convening of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders a year ago. "Germany is totally controlled by Russia ", Trump said, contending the European country gets up to 7...

Israel will not ‘rule out’ ties with Syrian govt - Defence minister

Israel launched a Patriot missile at a drone approaching Israeli territory from Syria, the country's military said on Wednesday. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu traveled to Russia Wednesday to meet with Kremlin President Vladimir Putin,...

Hatch: 'I Don't Think Anybody Is Going to Overturn Roe v. Wade'

Pence spent his day on Capitol Hill accompanying Kavanaugh to meetings with Senate leaders after Trump's announcement Monday night that the 53-year-old judge, who sits on the U.S. "Look, I think there's always more everyone can do, but he's def...

Tropical Storm Chris continues to spin off North Carolina coast

Ladbrokes spokeswoman Jessica Bridge said: "Storm Chris is a complete and utter damp squib on the gorgeous summer the United Kingdom has been having, but unfortunately the threat of it has left us with little option but to cut the odds". "These swell...

Paul Manafort treated as prison 'VIP', to be moved

He has a personal laptop on which he can review materials from the case and access to his own workspace to meet with his legal team, they said. He even found a way to use his email account. On Tuesday - just one day before Mueller's team entered the ...

Slew of resignations in United Kingdom 'a good week for Brexit' - Simon Coveney

Writing in The Sun , arch-Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg denounced the Chequers deal as "a dud" which "will not deliver Brexit". He said: "I accept the principle that if you want the right deal with the European Union and we do that that is going to ...

Trump slams Russia's 'captive' Germany over gas deal ahead of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit

The Trump administration is now trying to derail a German-Russian project to double the capacity of the underwater Nord Stream gas pipeline. The United States spends heavily to defend Germany from Russian Federation, he said , while Germany is p...

Police question definitive link between Novichok cases

Salisbury Hospital said overnight that Charlie Rowley has experienced a "small but significant improvement" and is now conscious. Lorna Wilkinson, director of nursing at the hospital, said: "While this is welcome news, we are not out of the wood...

Croatia, England aim to create history

Can Southgate now become the first manager to win a World Cup semi-final with England on foreign soil as he bids ultimately to match the achievement of Alf Ramsey's side? The supporters were in dreamland when Kieran Trippier curled a David Beck...

Trump will get red carpet treatment in United Kingdom - and big protests

The US Embassy in London issued the alert ahead of Trump's arrival on Thursday after attending a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit. Rightwing thinktank the Bow Group has organised a welcome event for Trump on Thursday in parliament, even th...

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Turkey’s Erdogan stands by opposition to high interest rates

The central bank has over the last weeks defied calls from markets for rate hikes to combat these problems, raising fears of interference from Mr Erdogan, who has repeatedly called...

One year after Charlottesville rally, Trump says he condemns all racism

The declarations enable law enforcement to access state resources, including the National Guard, if unrest breaks out at events in and around Charlottesville and outside Washing...

Taliban storms Afghanistan’s Ghazni, seizes control of parts of city

Forces Afghanistan tweet said. Inside Ghazni city, residents were staying indoors making independent verification of the different claims impossible. Martin O'Donnell, spokes...

Turkey Fallout May Also Hit Indian Markets

Trump said Friday on Twitter that he authorized a new 20 percent tariff on aluminum and 50 percent tariff on steel from Turkey. "Their currency, the Turkish lira, sl...

NASA spacecraft rockets toward sun for closest look yet

Scientists hope to shed light on the workings of our closest star - including the dynamics of the solar wind of electrically charged particles, and the reason why the sun's outer...

Judge halts deportation, threatens AG with contempt

The Trump administration's immigration policies are drawing more fire with this week's lawsuit filed by the ACLU, challenging a move by Attorney General Sessions to deny as...

Campers flee from raging French floods

About 750 people in all were evacuated in Gard, mainly from campsites, a top district official, Thierry Dousset, told France's BFM-TV news channel. "We just have what we're wea...

Trump condemns racism, year after Charlottesville

White nationalists exchange volleys of pepper spray with counterprotesters as they enter Lee Park during the Unite the Right rally on August 12, 2017, in Charlottesville, Va. "...

Colbert: Trump's proposed Space Force inspired by Buzz Lightyear

Pence cited new threats the USA faces in space, particularly from Russian Federation and China . Officials plan to create a Space Operations Force - an "elite group of war...

Argentine Senate debates measure to legalize abortion

Senators voted by 38 to 31 to reject the bill that would have liberalised the law. The bill was passed by Congress's lower house in June by the narrowest of margins. "Today...

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Zimbabwe opposition lodges appeal against election result

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...