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Trump Considers Revoking Security Clearances for Several Obama-Era Officials

House Speaker Paul Ryan said President Trump was "just trolling" when the White House said it would revoke security clearances for former officials who had been critical of the president. The CIA did not immediately comment on the White Hou...

Syria: Death toll in IS attacks rises to 250 overnight

The bombings appear to have sparked fighting between local armed groups that killed dozens of others, including IS militants. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said at least 183 people were killed, including 94 residents wh...

Turkish Parliament to Vote on Security Law to Replace Emergency Rule

This at a time when the world's 17th largest economy struggles with a plunging currency-the lira has fallen 20% against the USA dollar since January. The Turkish lira plunged and bonds fell as investors said they'd lost faith in the central bank'...

North Korea To Return US Remains From Korean War Soon

North Korea has accepted two truckloads of wooden transfer caskets from the US for the repatriation of the remains of about 50 USA troops missing from the 1950-53 Korean War, and the repatriation process could begin Friday, South Korea's Yonhap news...

Putin soccer ball gift to Trump may have had microchip

More broadly, 37 percent of US adults said they think Trump's decisions on foreign policy have produced positive changes for the United States . "We defended America's fundamental strategic interest in Syria and Ukraine". "Yes, I did. Yes, I ...

Thunderstorm warning in the Anglia region on Thursday

There is a 90 per cent possibility of heatwave conditions between 9am on Monday and 9am Friday in parts of England, mainly in the south and east. The most recent heatwave prior to this was in July 2015 when temperatures peaked at 36.7C at Heathro...

Judge grants immunity for five Mueller witnesses as Manafort seeks trial delay

Manafort, facing charges of bank and tax fraud related to his work in Ukraine, has pleaded not guilty to the charges. Manafort is scheduled for trial on July 25, 2018. "People can be fair and impartial no matter who they voted for". Calk served o...

Black Woman Killed, Sister Hospitalized After Random BART Station Attack

Violence on Bay Area Rapid Transit has resulted in three homicides over the last week including the fatal stabbing of the 18-year-old woman Sunday night. Following the brutal incident, Cowell could also be seen changing his clothes in the BART park...

American pastor detained in Turkey moved to house arrest

Brunson, and call on Turkish authorities to resolve his case immediately in a transparent and fair manner", he said on Twitter. While Brunson has been released from prison for health reasons, he remains under house arrest. In 2016, Turkish Presid...

Swede's stunt to save Afghan from deportation goes viral

By Wednesday, it had been viewed almost 2.5 million times. Later in the video , Ersson said she witnessed the Afghan man's bags being cleared. The protest staged by Errson caused a 2-hour delay in takeoff, and tension with other passengers is pa...

Iranian special forces chief tells Trump to threaten him, not Rouhani

U.S. crude oil supplies decreased by more than 6.0 mbpd last week. The Chinese yuan climbed today after a series of tweets by Trump undermined the outlook for the greenback, while the market has also been supported by persistent threats from ...

UK Supreme Court rules woman must remain in her 'loveless' marriage

Tini Owens, 68, has been denied a divorce from her millionaire husband Hugh Owens, 80, by the Britain's Supreme Court. But Mr Owens refuses to agree to a divorce and denies Ms Owens's allegations about his behaviour. The decision has sparked debate a...

Former cricket star Imran Khan leads in slow count of Pakistan vote

The 2013 election was also marred by violence, with 150 people killed in the six weeks leading up to polling day. Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz or PML-N was ahead in 66 constituencies, and the Pakistan Peoples Party or PPP, led by the son o...

Trump Will Postpone Second Putin Summit Until Next Year

Trump took heat for initially appearing to accept Putin's denial of meddling in the 2016 US election. USA intelligence agencies have concluded that Moscow interfered to sway the vote toward Mr Trump, and a special counsel is investigating whether M...

USA airlines change Taiwan reference on websites ahead of China's deadline

Smaller airline operators Hong Kong Airlines and Hong Kong Express also switched their listings. "We hope the USA government urges relevant companies to strictly abide by the "one China " principle and make changes to their websites as soon ...

Man explodes small device outside US Embassy in Beijing

Police did not immediately respond to requests for comment on the incident and an embassy spokesman said he was still collecting information. The man is from Tongliao in the Chinese region of Inner Mongolia, according to police. There was no damage...

Tape of Trump discussing hush money for alleged affair released

Now, the recording is available for the world to listen to. Cohen released the tape of himself seeming to talk with then-candidate Trump about payments to a former Playboy model who alleges she had an affair with Trump while he was married to h...

Trump says China is 'vicious,' using USA farmers as trade pawns

The two sides said that they had agreed to discuss tearing down all tariffs, trade barriers and subsidies on non-auto industrial goods. Trump and Juncker said after a White House meeting that they agreed to hold sweeping trade talks that also cov...

House Conservatives Introduce Articles of Impeachment Against Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

They accuse him of stonewalling their inquiries, which his department denies. "As such, his conduct in authorizing the FISA surveillance at issue in the joint congressional investigation makes him a fact witness central to the ongoing investigation...

Trump calls Republicans 'weak' for not marching in lockstep on trade

While he opposes tariffs and would prefer the administration use "better tools" to address unfair trade practices , Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan said the confrontation could produce beneficial results. The EU is prepared to retaliate with ta...

Lawyer says there are other Trump-Cohen 'tapes'

Donald Trump said Saturday he finds it "inconceivable" that a lawyer would tape a client, as the president weighed in after the disclosure that in the weeks before the 2016 election, his then-personal attorney secretly recorded their discussion a...

'What kind of a lawyer would tape a client?'

He tells Trump , "I need to open up a company for the transfer of all that info regarding our friend David". Trump then asks Cohen, "What financing?" At least 12 audio files have been handed to the United States government as part of the cache o...

Vladimir Putin is not welcome on Capitol Hill, Republican leaders tell Trump

Ryan and McConnell rejected the idea of Putin being asked to address a joint session of Congress, typically considered an honor for visiting foreign leaders. "The Russians better quit messing around in our elections", McConnell told reporters, adding...

Mollie Tibbetts: Full Story & Must-See Details Of Missing IU Student

Authorities have spent the past five days combing every field, barn, shed and building near the missing girl's home. Tibbetts is described as 5 feet, 3 inches tall and approximately 120 pounds. "She likes to go whenever the sun's not down, but it'...

Trump tries to cast fresh doubt on Mueller’s ‘Witch Hunt’

This past weekend, a redacted version of the 412-page FISA warrant application used to surveil Trump adviser , Carter Page , was released to the public. Page has denied being a Russian agent. Carter Page , a foreign policy adviser to Dona...

Rescue crews search for missing in Greek wildfires

TRT World's Shamim Chowdhury reports from the stricken village of Mati. More than 400 firefighters and volunteer firefighters were battling the two fires near Athens , supported by seven water-dropping helicopters and three aircraft.

'A real offer' - Raab suggests #Brexit proposal to European Union may be final

President Trump said that he would have gone about BREXIT in a different way. But he reiterated it was also increasing no-deal planning. Committee chairman Yvette Cooper, a former Labour Cabinet minister, said: 'To have no deal on security co-o...

Secret recording of Trump-Cohen on payments to adult-film actress emerges

He then says the word "cash" and later the word "check". The president has denied any inappropriate relationship with McDougal, or any knowledge of payments to her. Cohen says yes. Frankly, the recording makes both Cohen and Trump seem sleazy. "It sh...

President Trump Legal Team Waives Attorney-Client Privilege On McDougal Recording

While, such tapes do not necessarily imply guilt on the part of Cohen or the President, Trump's reaction certainly doesn't sound like something coming from an individual with nothing to worry about. He said the tape would show that Trump makes clea...

Modi gifts 200 cows to Rwanda villagers..

India's Ministry of External Affairs said in a statement that Africa has been the top priority of India's Foreign Policy adding that "the visit of the Prime Minister to Rwanda , Uganda and South Africa will further strengthen our relations with the ...

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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 ...