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Putin hosts aide to Iran's supreme leader amid Syria talks

As fighting wanes after seven years of war, the USA has made curtailing Iran's influence in post-war Syria a strategic objective - one strongly backed by Israel. In a statement on Thursday, the Kremlin said the meeting between Putin and Velayati focu...

May's Brexit plan could 'kill' U.S. trade deal

In further embarrassment to Mrs May, Mr Trump claimed that Boris Johnson has "got what it takes" to be prime minister. "Maybe they're taking a little bit of a different route [on Brexit], so I don't know if that's what they voted for", he told a ...

5 takeaways from Federal Bureau of Investigation agent's explosive congressional hearing

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida, who was Democratic National Committee chairwoman at the time of the hacking, issued a statement Friday that said the organization "was the first major target of the Russian attack on our democracy".

Florida man with no arms charged with stabbing man with scissors

Just after midnight on Tuesday, police said he stabbed 22-year-old Cesar Coronado , who was visiting the area from Chicago . The Jonathan Crenshaw argues that in General " was lying on the pavement, no touching " when Coronado for no reason hi...

Thousands protest in Scotland as Donald Trump hits the golf course

Discord over a golf course dating back over a decade means there is little love lost between Donald Trump and the pro-independence government in Scotland , where he will be teeing off over the weekend during his visit to Britain. Trump often likes...

Twitter suspends two accounts linked to 12 Russians indicted by Mueller

All 12 defendants are members of Russia's intelligence service, according to the court filing. It also mentions contact with "a person who was in regular contact with senior members of the presidential campaign of Donald J. On Friday, a federal grand...

Trump, May pledge cooperation on trade after explosive interview

President Trump and British Prime Minister Theresa May pledged full cooperation on trade and other issues Friday, easing tensions following Trump's explosive interview in which he criticized her handling of " Brexit " and called into question ...

Officers caught on video flipping coin to decide whether they'll arrest driver

This past Monday the charges against Webb were dismissed. Webb had pleaded that she was late for work, Brown told her fellow Roswell Police Department officer in a traffic stop captured on Brown's body camera. The television station said Brown open...

US indicts 12 Russian officers for meddling in 2016 presidential elections

In the meantime, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Friday that they should not expect a joint communique when both presidents meet. And as Trump has talked about bringing Putin back into the global fold, the Treasury Department has ...

Trump meets Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle

May's proposal was finalized Friday. Britain's Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Boris Johnson arrives at 10 Downing Street in London , Britain, July 3, 2018. It's a blow May doesn't need as she tries to sell her Brexit s...

Trump tweets 'very nice note' from Kim

The North, instead, reportedly proposed holding general-level military talks with the United Nations Command (UNC) to discuss returning the war remains to the U.S. The message came after Secretary of State Michael Pompeo returned from his third visit...

Senate approves non-binding resolution to reign-in Trump's tariff authority

The statute uses national security as a basis for raising barriers to trade and has been used by the Trump administration to slap tariffs on metals imports from important United States allies. Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce Executive Vice Presi...

Trump says bond with UK's May is 'very, very strong'

Trump said May's in trouble because she ignored his advice on both Brexit and migration, and he thinks Johnson would make a great prime minister. "The prime minister has a good relationship with the president". He also said that if Ms. The blimp ...

Man finds wife and 'her lover' dead of carbon monoxide poisoning

The sources said they believed Hargrave had been paying the man to fix her auto by having sex with him. Kahali Johnson, of Newark, discovered the pair inside a running vehicle just before 9 p.m., according to NBC 4 . 'We want to know why - what wa...

Canada extends leadership of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation battlegroup in Latvia for four years

I want to be clear: "we are absolutely committed to the protection of our allies and global peace and security", Trudeau said at a news conference following his talks with Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis. France, meanwhile, is expected to pled...

Tragic end for World's Ugliest Dog

Zsa Zsa gained worldwide attention after winning the 2018 World's Ugliest Dog contest last month, which was held in the San Francisco Bay Area. Owner Megan Brainard of Anoka, Minnesota , said the dog died in her sleep early on Tuesday morning.

10 killed in second attack on Election Rally

Witnesses said that Siraj Raisani of the regional Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) was preparing to address hundreds of supporters in the Mastung district when the bomber near the stage detonated explosives strapped to his body. At least four people w...

Indictment of Russian officers puts pressure on Trump at Putin summit

Democratic lawmakers urged Trump to cancel the get-together with Putin . Are we contributing the kinds of resources and demonstrating the kind of commitment to the alliance that always needs to be there?' Trump has described the spending situation...

Tom DeLay: I Approve of Trump Blowing Off CNN

Although the Sun has been criticized for its journalism in the past, Cooper said, "Trump's explanation that comments in the interview were "fake news" was greeted with derision by British journalists". He criticized the newspaper for not printing...

US forces European Union into buying LNG

In slamming Germany for its deal to double imports of Russian gas through Nord Stream II, Trump charged Berlin was spending billions of euros for its energy needs from Russia that it could be spending on Nato's defence. On Wednesday, Trump criticiz...

China trade surplus with U.S. hits record high in June

China's monthly trade surplus with the U.S. hit a record high of almost $29bn (£22bn) in June as exports to America remained strong. That leaves about $80 billion for penalty tariffs after Beijing's previous increases either imposed or threatened o...

Trump administration threatens tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese imports

The list includes agricultural products, minerals and consumer goods such as handbags, among other items. "China apparently has no intention of changing its unfair practices related to the acquisition of American intellectual property and techno...

Protesters stage noisy gathering at U.S. ambassador’s official residence

After this, the two will join the new British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt for talks and a working lunch at the prime ministerial Chequers country retreat. The organizers claim that flying the balloon is their right "pursuant to the rights of Free...

Ontario woman becomes accidental auto thief after key fob mix-up

He said the woman - who won't face any charges - was a "bit embarrassed" but shrugged it off, and the man whose vehicle was stolen "had a good chuckle". That car's owner had also been shopping in Walmart before realising his vehicle had vanished. T...

White House Responds to Mueller's Latest Russia Indictments - Katie Pavlich

Remember back on July 27 of 2016, when Trump took the stage to goad Russian Federation into hacking Hillary Clinton , saying, " Russia , if you are listening I hope you are able to find the 30K emails that are missing"? The Kremlin denied anew...

Meghan Bonds with Royals at Buckingham Palace

Her Majesty, the RAF's Air Commodore-in-Chief, presented the Queen's Colour to the RAF in the forecourt of the palace. "Tenacity, skill and gallantry have been your hallmarks as you have helped to safeguard freedom and security in many parts of...

NYT Conservative Columnist Rips Strzok Hearing: ‘Republicans Are Called the Stupid Party’

Representative Louie Gohmert went so far as to call out Strzok over his affair with Page, while other House Republicans , including Trey Gowdy , Jim Jordan and Bob Goodlatte , chastised him over what they believed was bias toward Trump during th...

Donald Trump shares 'a very nice note' from Kim Jong

US President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he has a "little gift" for North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, but wouldn't reveal what it is. " I deeply appreciate the energetic and extraordinary efforts made by Your Excellency Mr. "We agreed to the de...

May thanks Trump for expelling ‘Russian spies’ after Salisbury, urges ‘strength & unity’

For US President Donald Trump, a summit with Vladimir Putin risks a political backlash at home and overseas. "Will we be talking about meddling?" "I let them know that I was extremely unhappy", he said, but added that the talks ended on the bes...

Queen Elizabeth Looks Unimpressed in Photo With Trumps

She also helped the children as they assembled paper poppies in memory of fallen soldiers from World War I, and listened on as they asked the pensioners questions. 'Policies that are having very real impacts on real lives not just in the U.S. but all...

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Nepal storm kills several climbers in Himalayas

Five South Korean climbers - belonging to the group Koreanway Gurja Himal Expedition 2018 - including team leader Kim Chang-ho, were killed in the avalanche on Friday evening, The...

European Union official sees room for Brexit breakthrough next week

The DUP leader has warned the prime minister not to accept a "dodgy" Brexit deal she will later regret. "If the European Union doesn't match the ambition and pragmatism we've sh...

Infant Corpses Found Hidden in Detroit Funeral Home

Nine bodies were found in a cardboard box, two were found in caskets - all in a hidden section of the ceiling. The state shuttered the funeral home in April after finding multipl...

Pope accepts Cardinal Donald Wuerl’s resignation amid sex abuse scandal

Cardinal Donald Wuerl resigned amid two major sexual abuse and cover-up scandals rocking the Catholic Church . The grand jury report found that 1,000 people - a lot of them c...

Palestinian Wife Stoned to Death by Israeli Settlers in Occupied West Bank

Black smoke from burning tires covers the sky over Palestinian protesters hurl stones toward Israeli troops during a protest at the Gaza Strip's border with Israel, Friday, Oct. Th...

Earthquake Shakes Indonesia's Java, Bali Islands, Killing 3

A string of earthquakes in Lombok in eastern Indonesia killed more than 550 people over the summer. "All my neighbours were also running". Tourists on bicycles ride past In...

United Nations elects human rights abusers to its Human Rights Council

India was on Friday elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council, getting the most votesamong all candidates. India had previously been elected to the Geneva-based Human Ri...

Michael Bloomberg reregisters as a Democrat

Bloomberg was a registered Republican when he was elected mayor of New York City in 2001, though he left the party in 2007 and has been a political independent ever since. Bloombe...

Massive Earthquake Rocks Papua New Guinea

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre said that hazardous waves were possible on coasts within 300 km (186 miles) of the epicenter. The warning Center for tsunamis in the Pacific ha...

Theresa May verging closer to Brexit deal but is facing cabinet resignations

Media captionHelen Grant on the DUP: "I think they are bluffing". Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party on Thursday threatened to withdraw its support for British Prime...

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Wuerl out as DC Archbishop … soon

Wuerl out as DC Archbishop … soon

McCarrick of Washington . Francis held talks with Cardinal Daniel DiNardo and other senior members of the bishops' conference just 48 hours after ordering an investigation into V...

Storm Callum: Roads closed and hundreds without power

Storm Callum: Roads closed and hundreds without power

In the Republic, where Storm Callum was set to first make landfall, a national emergency co-ordination group met yesterday for a briefing on the dangers posed by the intense weathe...

Air India flight hits wall at Trichy airport, gets diverted to Mumbai

Air India flight hits wall at Trichy airport, gets diverted to Mumbai

The matter was conveyed to the pilot in command. The flight IX-611, with 130 passengers and six crew, took off at around 1.20 a.m. and was then diverted to Mumbai where it made a...

Cyclone Titli: Schools, colleges to remain closed on Oct 11 & 12

Cyclone Titli: Schools, colleges to remain closed on Oct 11 & 12

Ganjam, Khurda, Puri, Jagatsinghpur and Kendrapara districts would remain in radar of the cyclone , and stands fair chances of incessant showers. Casualties were low as administ...

Pentagon Grounds Troubled F-35 Fighters After First Crash

Pentagon Grounds Troubled F-35 Fighters After First Crash

Christopher Harrison, a U.S. Marine Corps spokesman. The inspections should be complete within 24 to 48 hours, Task & Purpose reported , citing a Pentagon official. According to...

This is what to expect when Storm Callum hits Northern Ireland

This is what to expect when Storm Callum hits Northern Ireland

The Met Office has issued yellow weather warnings for parts of the United Kingdom on Friday and Saturday. Met Éireann has warned that strong winds associated with Storm Callum...

Trump says S. Korea won't lift NK sanctions without USA approval

Trump says S. Korea won't lift NK sanctions without USA approval

In a range of trial balloons released over the last week, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha has raised the possibility of lifting bilateral sanctions against North Korea...

You have to prove that Khashoggi left the consulate

You have to prove that Khashoggi left the consulate

According to the Washington Post , Ms Cengiz said Khashoggi was concerned he would not be allowed to leave - before entering the consulate, he gave her his phone and instructions ...

Research shows unionists prefer Brexit over the territorial integrity of the UK

Research shows unionists prefer Brexit over the territorial integrity of the UK

Wilson adds : "The road which the leaks and briefings is outlining is the road to parliamentary defeat for any deal the prime minister brings forward". By withdrawing its support, ...