House Democrats push through $4.5B emergency border aid bill

The bill passed Tuesday by the House includes stricter conditions on facilities that hold migrants , and excludes money for the Defense Department and Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency contained in the Senate bill. -Mexico border. The H... More..

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Florida Woman Arrested After Giving Husband's Guns to Police
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Florida Woman Arrested After Giving Husband's Guns to Police

The following day, Mrs Irby went to her husband's house, gathered up the firearms and brought them to the Lakeland Police Department. "So you are telling me you committed an armed burglary?" She claimed...More..

Tragic image of drowned father and child must propel prevention measures
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Tragic image of drowned father and child must propel prevention measures

The image, which showed the girl still holding on to her father, lying face-down in the water, was taken by journalist Julia Le Duc and published by Mexican newspaper La Jornada , and it has served to highli...More..

US, North Korea In Behind-The-Scenes Talks Over Third Summit: South Korea
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

US, North Korea In Behind-The-Scenes Talks Over Third Summit: South Korea

But he reiterated his frequently stated stance that the summit in Hanoi , Vietnam, wasn't a failure because it increased the understanding of the positions of each side. Should DPRK-U.S. nuclear negotiations c...More..

Two US Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Two US Soldiers Killed in Afghanistan

He said Washington was hopeful of a peace deal before September 1, ahead of the scheduled presidential election in Afghanistan on the 28th of that month. The US has had a military presence in Afghanistan since ...More..

Kim Jong-un receives 'very ideal' letter from Trump
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Kim Jong-un receives 'very ideal' letter from Trump

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders confirmed this much on Sunday evening, saying that the " correspondence between the two leaders has been ongoing , " despite the geopolitical hardships that threaten to...More..

Newborn baby found in plastic bag in US
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Newborn baby found in plastic bag in US

Forsyth County Sheriff Ron Freeman called the heartbreaking discovery a case of "divine intervention" after residents who heard her called 911. Anyone with information related to the case is asked to contact ...More..

India Relations: Pompeo And Jaishankar To Disucss Over US Sanctions On India
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

India Relations: Pompeo And Jaishankar To Disucss Over US Sanctions On India

File image of External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar. Just ahead of his visit, New Delhi imposed tariffs on some USA goods after President Donald Trump's administration threw India out of a group of count...More..

America's richest billionaires say they want to be taxed more
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

America's richest billionaires say they want to be taxed more

Bernie Sanders Vows to Fight Racial, Economic Injustices in U.S. if He Elected. Financier George Soros , heiresses Regan Pritzker and Abigail Disney and Facebook Inc.co-founder Chris Hughes are among tho...More..

Hong Kong activists crowdfund to get anti-extradition bill on G20 agenda
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Hong Kong activists crowdfund to get anti-extradition bill on G20 agenda

The heart of the dispute is a proposed extradition treaty that would allow Hong Kong residents to be taken out of the city to face criminal charges - including potentially to mainland China. But many accuse C...More..

Kushner says economic plan pre-condition to peace
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Kushner says economic plan pre-condition to peace

Touting the "Deal of the Century" as the "Opportunity of the Century", Kushner did not touch upon any political aspirations of the Palestinians for statehood in his speech, but said "economic growth and prosper...More..

Pritzker signs marijuana legalization bill
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Pritzker signs marijuana legalization bill

While marijuana consumption and possession will become legal for IL residents over 21 years of age starting January 1, 2020, consumption in public places will still be prohibited and local governments will ma...More..

Council of Europe assembly authorises Russia's return
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Council of Europe assembly authorises Russia's return

PACE , which is ostensibly tasked with the responsibility of upholding human rights, democracy and the rule of law, stripped Russian Federation of its voting rights in 2014 after it invaded Crimea and backed mi...More..

Two Eurofighters crash over eastern Germany, one pilot yet to be located
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Two Eurofighters crash over eastern Germany, one pilot yet to be located

But officers told broadcaster N-TV that the other pilot had been killed. The moment a Eurofighter jet crashed to earth following a mid-air collision with another jet above Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, was c...More..

House Democrats Subpoena Robert Mueller to Testify in Open Committee Hearing
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

House Democrats Subpoena Robert Mueller to Testify in Open Committee Hearing

Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Adam Schiff (D-CA) said in a statement . Within the Judiciary committee, both Republicans and Democrats were in favor of Mueller appearing, although the former seemed more hopeful i...More..

Pompeo talks to UAE leader about countering Iran
by | Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Pompeo talks to UAE leader about countering Iran

Iran's naval commander Rear Adm. Hossein Khanzadi, meanwhile, warned that Iranian forces wouldn't hesitate to act again and shoot down more USA surveillance drones. "We don't even need to be there...", the USA ...More..

EU CRISIS: '250,000 protesters' demand Brussels stops funding underfire Czech PM Babis
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

EU CRISIS: '250,000 protesters' demand Brussels stops funding underfire Czech PM Babis

Just after that announcement, the appointment of a new, loyalist Czech justice minister - who some fear could interfere in the prosecution process - sparked the initial round of protests. A preliminary European...More..

First lady announces her spokeswoman as new White House press secretary
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

First lady announces her spokeswoman as new White House press secretary

A clue that the president was leaning toward Grisham for the job was when aides said she had now been added to the White House team going with Trump to the G20 summit in Osaka, Japan, this week. Prior to that...More..

Over 100 migrant children returned to 'horrific' border station
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Over 100 migrant children returned to 'horrific' border station

Some children said they had been kept at the Clint facility for weeks. Others, like Appropriations Committee chair Nita Lowey, said Democrats should not allow anger at President Donald Trump "to blind us to...More..

Mexico deploys 15,000 troops to U.S
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Mexico deploys 15,000 troops to U.S

Alongside 6,500 members of the security forces sent to Mexico's southern border area with Guatemala, where many migrants enter, a larger contingent was in the north, he said. In the deal , Mexico also committe...More..

High court gets it right on 'immoral' trademarks
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

High court gets it right on 'immoral' trademarks

Two years ago, when an Asian American band, the Slants, supported by a professional football team, the Washington Redskins , challenged the law against registering "disparaging" trademarks, the court ruled ...More..

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on a visit to Saudi Arabia
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on a visit to Saudi Arabia

At the same time, he said an interview that aired Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press" that he thinks Iranian leaders want to negotiate and he's willing to talk with no preconditions except that the outcome...More..

Trump puts Saudi arms sales above inquiry into Khashoggi killing
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Trump puts Saudi arms sales above inquiry into Khashoggi killing

Earlier this month, the United Nations laid out in a report evidence that suggests not only did Saudi officials at the highest level plan and carry out Khashoggi's killing, but that they carefully planned how...More..

Trump brags he did better than Obamacare with new executive order
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Trump brags he did better than Obamacare with new executive order

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told reporters before Trump's remarks that the idea is to give patients practical information that they can use to help save money. "I think the exciting part of...More..

Iran Dismisses US Sanctions, Says Calls for Dialogue Not Serious
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Iran Dismisses US Sanctions, Says Calls for Dialogue Not Serious

He has been a long-standing critic of the nuclear deal reached with Iran in 2015, as was revealed through several documents leaked to Axios that were published on Monday. "All of these countries should be pro...More..

Woman who accused him of sexual assault not his type
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Woman who accused him of sexual assault not his type

She said that she tried to fight back against Trump's violent advances in a fitting room of Bergdorf Goodman in Manhattan. I'm disgusted someone could think I'd do such a thing. In that same interview he also d...More..

Missing Utah college student met person at park
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Missing Utah college student met person at park

There was no description of the person she was meeting or the other vehicle. The 23-year-old has missed a mid-term exam at university and flight to Los Angeles in the week that she has been missing, and her...More..

Database says 91,600 killed in Yemen fighting since 2015
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Database says 91,600 killed in Yemen fighting since 2015

Earlier on Wednesday, a Saudi-led military coalition fighting the rebels said a Huthi drone was intercepted over Yemeni airspace. On Thursday, June 20, the Saudi-United Arab Emirates (UAE) led military coal...More..

Raptors have been invited to Ottawa by PM Trudeau, says Nick Nurse
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Raptors have been invited to Ottawa by PM Trudeau, says Nick Nurse

American authorities are hunting for Ms Meng's extradition on suspicion of fraud and breaching U.S. sanctions on Iran. Scotty Greenwood, the chief executive of the Washington-based Canadian American Business ...More..

Iran executes `defence ministry contractor` over spying for CIA
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Iran executes `defence ministry contractor` over spying for CIA

More details to follow ... Officials say US military cyber forces earlier this week launched a retaliatory cyber strike against Iranian computer systems amid escalating tensions between the two countries. "I...More..

New US sanctions target Iran's supreme leader, military brass
by | Tuesday, June 25, 2019

New US sanctions target Iran's supreme leader, military brass

The Treasury Department headed by Mnuchin said that in addition to Khamenei, the US sanctions also targeted eight senior commanders in the Iranian military and the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps. Donald Tru...More..

President Trump signs executive order issuing additional sanctions on Iran
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

President Trump signs executive order issuing additional sanctions on Iran

The Trump administration wants to force Tehran to open talks on its nuclear and missile programs and its activities in the region. Iran, crippled by existing U.S. "We will call it "Let's make Iran great aga...More..

Pelosi Told Trump That He Was 'Scaring The Children Of America'
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Pelosi Told Trump That He Was 'Scaring The Children Of America'

Following the president's announcement, Pelosi tweeted : "Mr. President, delay is welcome". House Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke by telephone with President Trump Friday night, asking him to call off the r...More..

Supreme Court sides with death row inmate in jury discrimination case
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

Supreme Court sides with death row inmate in jury discrimination case

The Supreme Court held on Friday that a black MS death row inmate should get a new trial, saying the prosecutor who tried him six times for murder engaged in unconstitutional racial discrimination when strikin...More..

11th American has died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic
by | Monday, June 24, 2019

11th American has died while vacationing in the Dominican Republic

Williams said they would have never gone if he had known multiple American tourists had died after falling ill at Dominican Republic resorts. Thirteen Americans died in the Dominican Republic in 2018 from cau...More..