NBC Obtained Trump-Epstein Footage After Trump Kissed an Anchor Without Consent

Earlier this month, Trump acknowledged knowing or having made acquaintance with Epstein , but he greatly diminished any specific interactions between the two billionaires. "Uh-huh. I know. That's great", Trump responded, adding: "It was so open and ... More..

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Kramp-Karrenbauer takes over as defence minister in Germany
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Kramp-Karrenbauer takes over as defence minister in Germany

Marie-Agnes Strack-Zimmermann, defense politician for the German liberal FDP, said that Kramp-Karrenbauer's credibility as defense minister was damaged right from the start. In March, she said Germany's credibi...More..

Mexican drug kingpin El Chapo 'given life sentence plus 30 years'
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Mexican drug kingpin El Chapo 'given life sentence plus 30 years'

The judge said that even if the law had allowed him any leeway, he would have imposed the harshest sentence available, adding that any redeeming qualities Guzman might have were erased by his "overwhelming ev...More..

13 dead in 'arson' attack at Japanese animation studio in Kyoto
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

13 dead in 'arson' attack at Japanese animation studio in Kyoto

Kyoto Animation's president Hideaki Hatta stated on Thursday that the company had "often received notices such as death threats, starting a few years ago". People were later seen being carried out of the sit...More..

U.S. Air Force warns against joke event to ‘storm Area 51’
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

U.S. Air Force warns against joke event to ‘storm Area 51’

The description of the Facebook event reads: "If we Naruto run , we can move faster than their bullets". Lets see them aliens . " Naruto " refers to the running style of the Japanese anime character, Nar...More..

Japan sees drop in TiVA trade surplus with South Korea
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Japan sees drop in TiVA trade surplus with South Korea

In light of the interconnection of the global value chain, the country's recent curbs on hi-tech exports to South Korea are likely to affect not only the two countries but also the regional and global economy i...More..

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi city, officials say
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi city, officials say

The attack, by unidentified gunmen, killed Turkey's deputy consul general in Irbil, as well as an Iraqi citizen who was accompanying him, according to Ahmed al-Sahhaf, a spokesman for Iraq's Foreign Minis...More..

The Trump impeachment vote that few Democrats wanted
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Trump impeachment vote that few Democrats wanted

Trump said he couldn't be bothered to learn Ocasio-Cortez's name, telling his audience that he would simply call her "Cortez". Tlaib decried "the normalization" of Trump's remarks as well as 'the fact that it...More..

House holds AG Barr, Ross in contempt over 2020 census citizenship question
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

House holds AG Barr, Ross in contempt over 2020 census citizenship question

The justices blocked the Commerce Department from adding the question unless administration officials could provide a more compelling rationale. The resolution would refer the matter to the U.S. Commerce and ...More..

Turkey officially kicked out of F-35 program
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Turkey officially kicked out of F-35 program

ButLord said those pilots and other Turkish personnel undergoing training have been told they have to leave the United States . "The Department of Defense and the USA government more broadly have worked very...More..

Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed arrested in Pakistan
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed arrested in Pakistan

In 2017, Hafiz Saeed and his four aides were detained by Pakistan but they were released after almost 11 months when the Judicial Review Board of Punjab refused to extend their confinement. In June this year,...More..

USA diplomat visits Seoul as South Korea, Japan dispute worsens
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

USA diplomat visits Seoul as South Korea, Japan dispute worsens

Last week, Stilwell had told Japan's NHK broadcaster the United States would not intervene in the dispute, and instead encouraged dialogue between Washington's two biggest allies in Asia to settle it. Howev...More..

ICJ verdict: Here's all you need to know about Kulbhushan Jadhav case
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

ICJ verdict: Here's all you need to know about Kulbhushan Jadhav case

Pakistan's military court sentenced him to death on charges of espionage and terrorism in April 2017. It said it "finds that the appropriate reparation in this case consists in the obligation of the Islamic R...More..

U.S. House condemns Trump over 'racist comments' tweeted at congresswomen
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

U.S. House condemns Trump over 'racist comments' tweeted at congresswomen

With C-SPAN cameras rolling on the already heated subject, Georgia Republican Doug Collins immediately objected to Pelosi's usage of the word - House rules state a member can't say the President made "a bi...More..

Joe Biden slams 'Medicare for All' in new health insurance proposal
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Joe Biden slams 'Medicare for All' in new health insurance proposal

On Monday, Sanders pushed back against the suggestion that his support for Medicare for All represents an abandonment of the values underlying Obama's signature legislation, pointing out that Obama himself ha...More..

California gang members charged in L.A. machete murders, racketeering
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

California gang members charged in L.A. machete murders, racketeering

Attorney's Office of the Central District of California, the 12-count indictment charges people linked to and members of the Mara Salvatrucha worldwide gang with the killings of seven people who were members of...More..

UK PM candidates set high bar for Brexit talks: no Irish backstop
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

UK PM candidates set high bar for Brexit talks: no Irish backstop

Mr Donohoe said Theresa May's successor in Downing Street would have to confront the reality that leaving the EU's customs union and committing to there being no infrastructure along the Irish Border means that...More..

Wexner Denies Knowledge Of Jeffrey Espstein's Alleged Crimes
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Wexner Denies Knowledge Of Jeffrey Espstein's Alleged Crimes

Epstein's defense team filed court papers Tuesday saying Epstein anxious about the perils he faced traveling there as "an affluent member of the Jewish faith". Prosecutors said they believe Epstein might have t...More..

Spain's National Police Arrest ‘Bigwig’ Who Hid Cocaine Under Toupee
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Spain's National Police Arrest ‘Bigwig’ Who Hid Cocaine Under Toupee

Spanish police were drawn to the man who had a precarious toupee on the top of his head and looked nervous as he got off a flight from Bogota. The police department, which quipped the arrest would make the ...More..

Trump wants apology from targets of his 'racist attack'
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Trump wants apology from targets of his 'racist attack'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.), and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) should apologize to him and the entire country for expressing criticism of his administration and Israel's treatment...More..

Florida expert flies to Chicago to help catch alligator
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Florida expert flies to Chicago to help catch alligator

Others took to Twitter to take part in making a meme of the animal nicknamed after Chicago-native Chance the Rapper and to comment on his fame. Frank Robb of St. The gator was given a red bow tie collar...More..

White House nominates new Defence Secretary
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

White House nominates new Defence Secretary

Warren slammed Esper for failing to commit not to seek a waiver from his existing government ethics agreement and cited concerns that the nominee is due deferred payments from Raytheon of at least $1 million ...More..

Photos of slain teen Bianca Devins posted online
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Photos of slain teen Bianca Devins posted online

The case is being investigated by Utica police as a murder and attempted suicide. Clark was transported to a hospital and was treated for his injuries, police said. The images Clark posted reportedly stayed...More..

Welsh town Harlech claims world's steepest street
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Welsh town Harlech claims world's steepest street

Resident Myrddyn Phillips, who took the measurements that led to the world title, said: "To have the steepest street in the world, recognized by Guinness World Records, is brilliant for Harlech , it's brilli...More..

Tenant arrested in slaying of 75-year-old community activist
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Tenant arrested in slaying of 75-year-old community activist

Bell was one of Roberts-Joseph's tenants and was behind on about $1,200 in rent, Paul said. A warrant was already issued for Bell for unrelated charges that included failing to comply, probation regulations a...More..

Kellyanne Conway asks reporter 'What's your ethnicity?' when pressed about Trump's tweet
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Kellyanne Conway asks reporter 'What's your ethnicity?' when pressed about Trump's tweet

Andrew Feinberg, a reporter with Breakfast Media, asked Conway about Trump's tweets that admonished Representatives Ilhan Omar , Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ayanna Pressley and Rashida Tlaib for their critic...More..

MPs: No Technical Grounds For Huawei Ban
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

MPs: No Technical Grounds For Huawei Ban

The White House has said that Chinese tech giant will remain banned from developing its 5G wireless networks in the U.S., although American firms will be allowed to sell small components such as chips to the Ch...More..

South African music legend Johnny Clegg dies at age 66
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

South African music legend Johnny Clegg dies at age 66

Nicknamed the "White Zulu" for his fluency in one of South Africa's widely-spoken vernacular languages, Clegg received the Order of Ikhamanga as part of the national orders in 2012. Clegg was born in England to...More..

China threatens sanctions on United States over Taiwan arms sales
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

China threatens sanctions on United States over Taiwan arms sales

State Department had affirmed the clearance of the weapons mentioned by Taiwan, including 108 General Dynamics Corp (GD.N) M1A2T Abrams tanks and 250 Stinger rockets, which are produced by Raytheon (RTN.N). Su...More..

Fresh Island festival in Zrce, Pag, Croatia, got evacuated because of fire
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Fresh Island festival in Zrce, Pag, Croatia, got evacuated because of fire

It was not immediately clear what caused the fire. Organisers have advised those travelling to the festival not to enter the woodland area that was affected by the fire. "Rest assured we're doing everything w...More..

12 killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia
by | Wednesday, July 17, 2019

12 killed in house collapse as monsoon toll rises across South Asia

Millions have been forced to leave their homes as flooding continues across parts of India and other areas of South Asia, with officials saying at least 76 people have died. "We are also cautious about the ri...More..

German political parties remain divided over von der Leyen's European Union candidacy
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

German political parties remain divided over von der Leyen's European Union candidacy

Mr Kelly said he believes Ms Von der Leyen has shown she's a "woman of great talent competence, perspective, calmness and well-equipped to do the job of Commission President". She was once dubbed "the soloist" ...More..

Barr Decides Against Charges For NYPD Officer Involved In Eric Garner's Death
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Barr Decides Against Charges For NYPD Officer Involved In Eric Garner's Death

Garner's death rocked the nation in 2014 after he was targeted for allegedly selling loose cigarettes on Staten Island. "And the evidence here does not support charging Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo or any oth...More..

Trump claims he will investigate Google for 'treasonous' China ties
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Trump claims he will investigate Google for 'treasonous' China ties

United States President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he wants his administration to " take a look " into whether Google has been working with the Chinese government - an allegation swiftly denied by the U.S...More..

The Terrifying, Tragic Moment An Amusement Park Ride Goes Horribly Wrong
by | Tuesday, July 16, 2019

The Terrifying, Tragic Moment An Amusement Park Ride Goes Horribly Wrong

Although officials confirmed that the attraction's main shaft had malfunctioned, they said they were unsure if the crash was also the result of the welded section at the ride's top giving way or if the ride's n...More..