Crunch time at G20 as US-China trade showdown looms

The prime minister has spoken with both US President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping while in Osaka for the meeting with major country leaders. tensions with Iran, after considering that the G20 Osaka summit should send the right signa... More..

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A Supreme Court cop-out on gerrymandering
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

A Supreme Court cop-out on gerrymandering

Justice Samuel Alito, joined by Chief Justice John Roberts , Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan and Brett Kavanaugh, said that while the 21st Amendment gives "each state leeway...More..

G20 summit: Trump jokes to Putin about Russian election meddling
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

G20 summit: Trump jokes to Putin about Russian election meddling

Since Trump and Putin last met, the America president withdrew from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, citing violations by Russian Federation. Talks ground to a halt last month when Mr Trump accuse...More..

Australian Student, 29, Missing in North Korea
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Australian Student, 29, Missing in North Korea

Kwon Jong Gun, chief of the North Korean Foreign Ministry's US affairs department, said on Thursday the North will "never go through" South Korea again when it engages with the United States. Pompeo was talk...More..

House passes $4.5B border aid bill
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

House passes $4.5B border aid bill

The 55-37 vote to reject the House bill was a rebuke to Speaker Nancy Pelosi and fellow Democrats, who had larded their measure up with anti-Trump restrictions, chasing liberal lawmakers at the expense of a b...More..

Mueller to testify publicly before House committees July 17
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Mueller to testify publicly before House committees July 17

Mueller has spoken in public only once about his investigation, making a statement to reporters at the Justice Department in May. Mueller broke a almost two-year silence when he made a brief public statement...More..

Photos of migrant father and daughter spark global anguish
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Photos of migrant father and daughter spark global anguish

The photograph was taken by journalist Julia Le Duc , who lives in Mexico . As per sources, Martinez swam across the river on Sunday with his daughter Valeria since his family from El Salvador was unable ...More..

Trump says 'did not send that message' to Tehran warning of attack
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Trump says 'did not send that message' to Tehran warning of attack

Trump told reporters the sanctions were in part a response to last week's downing of a United States drone by Iran, but would have happened regardless. Sanctions against foreign minister Mohmmad Javad Z...More..

Trump Waiting For Opportunity to Meet Putin at G20 in Japan - Bolton
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Trump Waiting For Opportunity to Meet Putin at G20 in Japan - Bolton

While there is no formal agenda for Trump's meeting with Putin, both leaders are expected to address the situations in Iran, Ukraine, Syria and the Middle East, according to the official. The request comes as T...More..

Debate Night 2: Biden and Sanders take center stage
by | Thursday, June 27, 2019

Debate Night 2: Biden and Sanders take center stage

Senate bill. Remember: The first Republican debate in 2016 kicked off with Trump being the only candidate on stage who said he might not support the party's eventual nominee - followed by an inquiry from Me...More..

Utah college student goes missing after grandmother's funeral
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Utah college student goes missing after grandmother's funeral

She then took a ride-share service to her home in North Salt Lake. After three days of not hearing from their daughter, on June 20 her parents reported her missing , according to the Salt Lake Tribune . "...More..

Bodies of 7 Missing Climbers, Including 2 Americans, Found in Indian Himalayas
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Bodies of 7 Missing Climbers, Including 2 Americans, Found in Indian Himalayas

District Magistrate, Pithoragarh, Vijay Kumar Jogdande, who had organised the search team comprising personnel of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police, National Disaster Response Force and the State Disaster Response...More..

Trump appoints Stephanie Grisham new White House press secretary
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Trump appoints Stephanie Grisham new White House press secretary

The first lady tweeted Tuesday that she "can think of no better person to serve the Administration our country". In March 2017, Grisham moved to the East Wing, serving as Mrs. In another instance, she issued ...More..

Migrant children returned to detention center denounced as
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Migrant children returned to detention center denounced as "inhumane" by independent monitors

Meanwhile authorities in Texas reported seven migrant deaths yesterday, including those of a woman, two babies and a toddler, showing the danger of extreme summer heat as Central American families surge a...More..

Florida woman jailed for handing husband's guns to cops
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Florida woman jailed for handing husband's guns to cops

According to police, Irby admitted to entering her husband's apartment without permission and taking the guns over fears he "wasn't going to turn them in" himself. State Rep. Anna Eskamani of Orlando has warn...More..

Iran executes 'US spy' who worked for defence ministry
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Iran executes 'US spy' who worked for defence ministry

More details to follow ... The United States launched cyber attacks against Iranian missile control systems and a spy network after Tehran downed an American surveillance drone, according to USA media repo...More..

Trump tightens sanctions on Iran
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Trump tightens sanctions on Iran

The downing of the United States drone came after a series of attacks on tankers in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman , which Washington has blamed on Iran, exacerbated already-tense relations betwee...More..

The View Buries Mayor Pete's Handling of Town Hall Protests
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The View Buries Mayor Pete's Handling of Town Hall Protests

Buttigieg kept his emotions in check, something that has become a trademark of the candidate on the campaign trail but did let out a mix of frustration at being interrupted and visible sadness at the fact that...More..

Reports of Boris Johnson domestic 'row' shakes up Conservative leadership race
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Reports of Boris Johnson domestic 'row' shakes up Conservative leadership race

She added she wanted Mr Hunt to be prime minister because the party needed "someone who can inspire and motivate the whole of the country, and doesn't alienate voters for no reason". "I think actually that poli...More..

Nancy Pelosi says she told Trump: 'You're scaring the children'
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Nancy Pelosi says she told Trump: 'You're scaring the children'

Immigration activists say the president is using the operation for political purposes and warn it is causing fear in the immigrant community, leading migrants to miss work and school. Trump's climbdown followe...More..

7 motorcyclists dead after colliding with pickup truck
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

7 motorcyclists dead after colliding with pickup truck

A 2016 Dodge 2500 pickup truck collided with the riders on USA 2, a two-lane highway, leaving victims strewn on the grass amid their shattered bikes, police said. The victims were identified as Michael Fer...More..

Turkey to hit back against US sanctions over Russian S-400 deal
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Turkey to hit back against US sanctions over Russian S-400 deal

According to the statement, Minister Shoukry said that the matter confirms "Erdogan's desire to cover up his internal excesses, engage in absurd arguments to serve his electoral situation and exclusively work t...More..

Writer Jean Carroll Claims She Was Raped by Trump in the '90s
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Writer Jean Carroll Claims She Was Raped by Trump in the '90s

In a statement released Friday night, Trump said that it never happened and that he did not know Carroll. She is trying to sell a book, so that will be her motivation. "Also, I am a coward". "I really thought...More..

Kim Jong-un receives 'letter of excellent content' from Trump
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Kim Jong-un receives 'letter of excellent content' from Trump

South Korea's Office of the President "evaluates the exchanges of personal letters between the leaders of the United States and North Korea positively from the perspective of continuing the momentum of the US-...More..

Iranian general warns any conflict in region could spread uncontrollably
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Iranian general warns any conflict in region could spread uncontrollably

Later he tweeted: "We are putting major additional Sanctions on Iran on Monday". Concern about a potential armed confrontation between the US and Iran has been growing since USA officials recently blamed T...More..