Biden Leads Among Iowa Voters as Candidates Flock to State

Elizabeth Warren with 15 percent and Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana, with 14 percent. "We've got a lot to worry about, a lot to fight for, but we have the means to do it", he said. "There's always been a question mark as to how many... More..

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United States travel restrictions hit Cuba's private sector
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

United States travel restrictions hit Cuba's private sector

The Trump administration imposed new restrictions Tuesday on travel to Cuba , banning USA -flagged cruise ships from docking in the country and eliminating one of the most widely-used ways for Americans to v...More..

Angelina Jolie Visits Venezuelan Refugees, Urges Support for Children
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

Angelina Jolie Visits Venezuelan Refugees, Urges Support for Children

The South American country closed its border with Colombia in February as the Venezuela opposition party sought to import foreign aid to the South American country. The country has faced shortages of basic ...More..

What next for tumultuous UK Brexit path as May steps down?
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

What next for tumultuous UK Brexit path as May steps down?

Nearly a dozen Conservative lawmakers are already jostling to replace her in a contest that formally opens Monday, vowing to succeed where May failed and renegotiate Britain's divorce deal with the European Un...More..

14 lions escape from South Africa's national park
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

14 lions escape from South Africa's national park

Kruger National park is one of the largest game reserves on the continent. Kruger National Park is home to about 1,000 leopards , as of 2010. The boy was rushed to a hospital by family members and pronounced...More..

Schoolchildren delighted to meet Trump on golf course
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

Schoolchildren delighted to meet Trump on golf course

Defending "America First" approach, President Trump, since he assumed office in 2017, has been at odds with Europe, accusing the old continent of failing to pay enough for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, an...More..

Columbine High School could be torn down, to deter copycats
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

Columbine High School could be torn down, to deter copycats

For Aurora resident Jennifer Witkowski and many like her, Columbine High School will always be connected with April 20, 1999. Others include constructing the new school near the current location, west of th...More..

Russian journalist held by police taken to hospital
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

Russian journalist held by police taken to hospital

Moscow police admitted that they posted photographs of drugs paraphernalia wrongly captioned as showing Golunov's flat. Golunov has investigated state corruption and illicit business practices and was report...More..

Mexico holds off Trump's fire, but seen vulnerable to new pressure
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

Mexico holds off Trump's fire, but seen vulnerable to new pressure

President Trump has claimed to support LGBTQ people from the start of his 2016 campaign, and has tweeted in support of Pride Month and Grennell's campaign. "With just days to go until the Trump administration...More..

UNSC talks on UAE oil-tanker attacks wraps up with no result
by | Sunday, June 09, 2019

UNSC talks on UAE oil-tanker attacks wraps up with no result

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton publicly stated last month that " naval mines nearly certainly from Iran " were the instigators. Meanwhile, the joint statement on Thursday did not mention, Iran's...More..

New US sanctions target Iran's petrochemical industry
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

New US sanctions target Iran's petrochemical industry

The company has awarded engineering, procurement and construction contracts to Khatam al-Anbiya, creating hundreds of millions of dollars in revenue for the IRGC, according to Treasury. A senior official in the...More..

Schumer Tries to Be Sarcastic after Mexico Deal Announcement…It Doesn’t Work!
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Schumer Tries to Be Sarcastic after Mexico Deal Announcement…It Doesn’t Work!

Earlier in the day, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that the US president will retain his authority to impose tariffs on Mexico if it fails to fulfil its immigration deal commitments. President Trum...More..

Swarm of ladybugs caught on National Weather Service radar
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Swarm of ladybugs caught on National Weather Service radar

National Weather Service caught something on its radars in San Diego County, California . Things got stranger when they consulted with spotters on the ground, the Los Angeles Times reports: The blob, est...More..

Canadian women kidnapped at gunpoint in Ghana
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Canadian women kidnapped at gunpoint in Ghana

According to the Canadian news outlet CBC News, Global Affairs Canada (GAC), the department that handles Canada's diplomatic and consular relations, has confirmed earlier media reports of the kidnapping of ...More..

Brexit: Boris Johnson £350m claim case thrown out by court
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Brexit: Boris Johnson £350m claim case thrown out by court

The controversial claim was plastered on the side of a bus that toured Britain during the tightly fought campaign that resulted in a 52-48% vote for Brexit. The common law offence of misconduct in public office...More..

Putin says US military intervention in Venezuela would be a disaster
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Putin says US military intervention in Venezuela would be a disaster

In February, the Russian government said it planned to spend over 25.7 trillion rubles (395 billion dollars) on projects in a dozen of areas outlined in the national strategic development plan for 2019-2024, ...More..

Family of Virginia Beach shooting victim calls for external investigation
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Family of Virginia Beach shooting victim calls for external investigation

Republicans have argued that numerous measures proposed by Northam and other Democrats would have done little to prevent the shootings in Virginia Beach . Another top Republican, Senate Majority Leader Tommy...More..

Leadership race begins as UK PM May resigns as party leader
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Leadership race begins as UK PM May resigns as party leader

The government is under pressure from eurosceptic figurehead Nigel Farage, who has called for a "no deal" option and whose newly-formed Brexit Party comfortably topped the European Parliament elections las...More..

Trump Announces Deal With Mexico Averting Tariffs
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Trump Announces Deal With Mexico Averting Tariffs

Mexico, in turn, has agreed to take strong measures to stem the tide of migration through Mexico, and to our southern border. Under the deal, Mexico will also increase its efforts to stop illegal migrants fro...More..

Modi to visit Sri Lanka on June 9
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Modi to visit Sri Lanka on June 9

Indian news media has noted that Modi had not visited The Maldives during his first term as PM, partly due to a downturn in Delhi's ties with the previous regime in Male. He will then visit Sri Lanka on June ...More..

Trump casts doubt on reports of North Korean executions
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Trump casts doubt on reports of North Korean executions

South Korea's Chosun Ilbo newspaper had mistakenly reported that Kim Yong-chol had been sent to a labour camp after a second summit between Kim Jong-un and U.S. "I look forward to seeing him at the appropriate ...More..

German Nurse Accused of 100 Deaths Says Sorry to Families
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

German Nurse Accused of 100 Deaths Says Sorry to Families

There are no consecutive sentences in the German system, but Buerhmann noted in his verdict the "particular seriousness" of Hoegel's crimes, a finding that all but ensures he will remain incarcerated after the ...More..

Pentagon suspends Turkish F-35 training as Erdogan embraces Putin
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Pentagon suspends Turkish F-35 training as Erdogan embraces Putin

Acting US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has sent a letter notifying Turkey that all training of Turkish pilots will also end as of July 31. According to charts provided with Shanahan's letter, there ar...More..

'I can reunite our nice nation,' says Tory candidate Andrea Leadsom
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

'I can reunite our nice nation,' says Tory candidate Andrea Leadsom

The suggestion that an incoming prime minister could use the process of "prorogation" - sending MPs on holiday until a date of the government's choosing - to permit no deal was slapped down by Commons speaker J...More..

Mexico officials prepare to intercept about 1000 US-bound migrants
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Mexico officials prepare to intercept about 1000 US-bound migrants

Mexico's response is a direct effect of the country's decision to get more tough on immigrants that flow into the country from Central America at an alarming rate, and it is clear that this is now going to be ...More..

Dominican Republic resort where 3 Americans died slams attacks on their staff
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Dominican Republic resort where 3 Americans died slams attacks on their staff

Other stories about Grand Principe have also emerged as news of the three deaths circulated: a Colorado couple said they got severely ill at Grand Bahia Principe La Romana in June 2018 and cited a diagnosis...More..

Putin says US unilateralism hurts global trade, sows chaos
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Putin says US unilateralism hurts global trade, sows chaos

Xi arrived in Moscow on Wednesday for a three-day visit with Putin and described the Russian president as his "best friend" during a meeting at the Kremlin. The Chinese company has been accused by the United St...More..

Aussie police raid journalist's home over secret spying report
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Aussie police raid journalist's home over secret spying report

The BBC described the raid on ABC as "a deeply troubling" attack on press freedom. He said the referrals to the AFP by senior public servants were "not extraordinary". "No sector of the community shou...More..

House chairman says he'd try to block tariffs
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

House chairman says he'd try to block tariffs

The Mexican official and the US official said the countries are negotiating a sweeping plan to overhaul asylum rules across the region, a move that would require Central Americans to seek refuge in the first fo...More..

NY man accused of plotting Times Square terrorist attack
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

NY man accused of plotting Times Square terrorist attack

Alam had proposed an attack either in Times Square or an attack in Washington to kill a U.S. government official, the complaint said . "As alleged, Ashiqul Alam bought illegal weapons as part of his plan t...More..

Mexico becomes Trump's wall in bid to avoid United States tariffs
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Mexico becomes Trump's wall in bid to avoid United States tariffs

Washington is putting pressure on Mexico to change its asylum laws and to serve as a "safe third country", which would allow the USA to deport Guatemalan asylum-seekers to Mexico and send Honduran and Salvado...More..

Migrant detentions at border in May highest since 2007
by | Saturday, June 08, 2019

Migrant detentions at border in May highest since 2007

May's apprehension numbers are not only the highest in the current fiscal year, but the highest in well over a decade. Government inspectors last week announced they found one 125-person facility in El Paso...More..

Fortenberry, Fischer part of Nebraska delegation in France for D-Day
by | Friday, June 07, 2019

Fortenberry, Fischer part of Nebraska delegation in France for D-Day

President Trump reminded Americans how extraordinary a sacrifice was made that day 75 years ago. On the eve of the anniversary, Macron evoked the spirit of D-Day to speak of the modern need for multilateralis...More..

Injured woman, 74, spins wildly at high speed in helicopter rescue basket
by | Friday, June 07, 2019

Injured woman, 74, spins wildly at high speed in helicopter rescue basket

Unfortunately, something went terribly wrong and the Stokes basket she was placed in started to spin. Also, the chief pilot of the police department's aviation unit said that the spinnings were due to a lin...More..

Trump risks protocol breach with hint Prince Charles backs Brexit
by | Friday, June 07, 2019

Trump risks protocol breach with hint Prince Charles backs Brexit

Trump said: "He [Prince Charles] is really into climate change and I think that's great...." Asked by host Piers Morgan about the Prince's views, Mr Trump said: 'He feels we have a lot of good choices. If you...More..