Elton John blasts Putin for calling liberal values 'obsolete'

Mr Putin was asked about Sir Elton's comments in Osaka, Japan, where he was attending an event as part of the G20 summit. Putin described the talks in Osaka as a "good meeting, business-like, pragmatic" and said the leaders agreed that two-way econ... More..

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SCOTUS Won’t Revive Alabama Law Banning Dismemberment Abortion
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

SCOTUS Won’t Revive Alabama Law Banning Dismemberment Abortion

Nine other states have similar laws, though courts have blocked those everywhere except West Virginia and Mississippi . The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday sidestepped a major new challenge to abortion righ...More..

Jagan Reddy govt orders former CM Chandrababu Naidu to vacate private residence
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Jagan Reddy govt orders former CM Chandrababu Naidu to vacate private residence

All surrounding structures have also received notices from the AP CRDA. TDP MP Kesineni Venkateswara Rao (Nani) asked if the mission demolition would be limited to 60 - 70 buildings or would be extended to ...More..

President Trump says U.S. companies can trade with Huawei
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

President Trump says U.S. companies can trade with Huawei

Abe has placed importance on deepening the Japan-U.S. alliance and since U.S. President Donald Trump took office in 2017 he has put his energy into building a close relationship with the often unpredictable l...More..

Ivanka Trump predicts 'Golden Era' for North Korea in nuke deal
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Ivanka Trump predicts 'Golden Era' for North Korea in nuke deal

Grisham likely suffered bruises when a scuffle broke out between North Korea security Guards and members of the media. Kim said Sunday that his "wonderful" relationship Trump would enable the two longtime e...More..

Japanese PM Abe says consensus reached at G20 on trade, global economy
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Japanese PM Abe says consensus reached at G20 on trade, global economy

The UK is the first country to enshrine in law a commitment to be a net zero emitter of Carbon dioxide by 2050. WTO, World Bank and other seven global bodies are also part of it. "But there is a question mark i...More..

Hong Kong anti-extradition protesters hold rally again
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Hong Kong anti-extradition protesters hold rally again

Police briefly attempted to push the crowd back onto the sidewalk, but eventually relented and permitted them to occupy the road. Hong Kong activists hope the ads will arouse worldwide attention to the issu...More..

FAA finds
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

FAA finds "potential risk" in Boeing 737 MAX update

It was not yet clear if the issue could be addressed with a software upgrade or would require a more complex hardware fix. Investigators believe that, in both instances, the plane's automated flight control s...More..

Rejected by Woman at Party, He Shot Her Baby in Head: Cops
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Rejected by Woman at Party, He Shot Her Baby in Head: Cops

As they went to park the vehicle, Menagh and the driver noticed Echartea headed toward them. Before they could do anything, he allegedly pulled out a handgun and "fired multiple rounds into the driver's window"...More..

Indonesian court rejects appeal against election result
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Indonesian court rejects appeal against election result

In the course of a hearing that stretched over nine hours, the panel painstakingly described numerous allegations - including vote buying and that biased civil servants favoured Widodo - as baseless. "I will co...More..

Increasing heat and humidity for holiday week
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Increasing heat and humidity for holiday week

Saturday starts out sunny and mild, in the mid 70s. Sunday will be a tad drier, expect to wake up in the mid 70s and warm up into the upper 80s. With a lighter wind flow, a sea breeze will have a chance to...More..

France reaches it highest temperature ever during Europe's heatwave
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

France reaches it highest temperature ever during Europe's heatwave

This history of the French season was recorded in Villevieille in the southern department of Gard, where the temperature was recorded at 45.1 degree Celsius. Britain experienced its hottest day of the year so f...More..

At least 15 killed in wall collapse following incessant rains in Pune
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

At least 15 killed in wall collapse following incessant rains in Pune

The tragedy comes in the backdrop of the city reeling under the onslaught of relentless showers in the past 48 hours. Pune has been receiving heavy rainfall since the last few days. All those who died - 10 ...More..

Won't Raise Tariffs, China Will Buy U.S. Farm Goods
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Won't Raise Tariffs, China Will Buy U.S. Farm Goods

In May, Trump signed an executive order essentially banning Huawei because of national security concerns that the company is too closely tied to the Chinese government and that its gear could be used t...More..

Donald Trump praises Mohammed bin Salman for doing 'spectacular job'
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Donald Trump praises Mohammed bin Salman for doing 'spectacular job'

Trump also reportedly ignored "shouted questions" from the press pool about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi , a prominent Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist who had criticized the kingdom's lea...More..

A few Hong Kong protesters apologize for disrupting lives
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

A few Hong Kong protesters apologize for disrupting lives

It's been more than two weeks since demonstrators first packed the streets of Hong Kong in massive protests against a proposed extradition treaty. Assistant Foreign Minister Zhang Jun has said China would...More..

Biden defends civil-rights record after USA debate attack
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Biden defends civil-rights record after USA debate attack

Harris was among the first black students in her cohort bused to mostly white schools in an attempt to grant equal opportunities for education, a policy that Harris said helped her and which was bitterly co...More..

G20 heads to stop short of denouncing protectionism in communique - Nikkei
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

G20 heads to stop short of denouncing protectionism in communique - Nikkei

Many Group of 20 leaders voiced concern over trade tensions and the risk they pose on the global economy at their meeting in Osaka , western Japan, on Friday, a senior Japanese government official said. Ahead ...More..

Seoul food for Trump as Moon serves up US steak
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Seoul food for Trump as Moon serves up US steak

The US president signaled late Friday that he was interested in meeting Kim at the border " just to shake his hand and say hello ". "I wouldn't expect a Trump-Kim meeting: it's too risky to do so with such li...More..

40 rescued migrants arrive in Italy, captain arrested
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

40 rescued migrants arrive in Italy, captain arrested

Sea-Watch rescued a group of people drifting in an inflatable raft off the coast of Libya on 12 June, but declined to have them disembark in Tripoli, and instead went towards Lampedusa . "I am sure Italian c...More..

Charlottesville rally driver receives life in prison for hate crimes
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Charlottesville rally driver receives life in prison for hate crimes

Fields pleaded guilty to the 29 federal hate crimes after driving from his Maumee, Ohio, house to attend the "Unite the Right" rally on August 12, 2017, which drew hundreds of white nationalists to Charlottes...More..

Russia, Saudi Arabia To Extend OPEC Production Cut Deal: Vladimir Putin
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Russia, Saudi Arabia To Extend OPEC Production Cut Deal: Vladimir Putin

Trump said. Russia's President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Osaka , Japan June 29, 2019. The repor...More..

House approves Senate version of border bill after Pelosi yields
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

House approves Senate version of border bill after Pelosi yields

The bill passed on a bipartisan vote that capped a Washington skirmish in which die-hard House liberals came out on the losing end in a battle with the White House, the Republican-held Senate, and Democratic ...More..

Mueller agrees to appear before two House panels next month
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Mueller agrees to appear before two House panels next month

He added, " Russia attacked our democracy to help Trump win". Mueller has already telegraphed resistance: In his recent public remarks, he vowed that if he appears before Congress , he will "not provide inf...More..

Mackenzie Lueck's Charred Remains Found in Backyard of Suspected Killer Ayoola Ajayi
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Mackenzie Lueck's Charred Remains Found in Backyard of Suspected Killer Ayoola Ajayi

Lueck, a 23-year-old University of Utah student, flew in to Salt Lake City International Airport from a family funeral in California and texted her parents at 1 a.m. "He slowly added on other requests, like bui...More..

A CN Train Carrying Dangerous Goods Just Derailed Between Ontario And Michigan
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

A CN Train Carrying Dangerous Goods Just Derailed Between Ontario And Michigan

No injuries were reported. "CN is collaborating with the Municipality of Sarnia and St-Clair County as well as the Municipality of Port Huron", the company said in the statement. Clair River. James Freed ,...More..

Woman Who Was Shot And Lost Her Baby Is Charged With Manslaughter
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Woman Who Was Shot And Lost Her Baby Is Charged With Manslaughter

Under the law , which is being challenged in court, a woman may only have an abortion if her life is in danger and the fetus can not survive outside the womb. She has been remanded into custody, AL.com repo...More..

At First Democratic Debate, Booker Makes Inroads
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

At First Democratic Debate, Booker Makes Inroads

Like numerous candidates on Wednesday night's presidential debate stage in Miami, Julián Castro needed to win over a national audience of potential voters who largely didn't know who he was. The exchange is...More..

Trump hails Korean demilitarised zone as a 'real border'
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Trump hails Korean demilitarised zone as a 'real border'

We'll see each other for two minutes. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo raised hopes for a revival of talks after the letters, while Xi told Moon on Thursday that Kim's resolve for denuclearisation and dialog...More..

These are how all the celebrities and royals are celebrating Pride Month
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

These are how all the celebrities and royals are celebrating Pride Month

I will not stop in pursuit of this liberation. But in Chicago, even after the riots, activist Art Johnston said police raids of gay bars would continue to make headlines for another decade. "There are some ...More..

FAA pilots get fresh flaw with Boeing 737 Max
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

FAA pilots get fresh flaw with Boeing 737 Max

The Federal Aviation Administration has identified another alleged risk with Boeing's grounded 737 MAX aircraft, a new report claims. Final month, FAA representatives suggested contributors of the a...More..

by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Charlottesville Car Attacker Who Killed Heather Heyer Sentenced to Life in Prison

Bro previously said she would like to see Fields imprisoned for life, though she has not responded yet to the news of his sentencing. Fields pleaded guilty to 29 federal hate crimes in March as part of an a...More..

Supreme Court Reverses Outcome On Gerrymandering Decision
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Supreme Court Reverses Outcome On Gerrymandering Decision

Steny Hoyer of Southern Maryland, for criticism for their role in the state's gerrymandering. ALSO: The Supreme Court said it wanted more information before deciding whether the Trump administration could ...More..

'Mastermind' behind David Ortiz shooting reportedly arrested in Dominican Republic
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

'Mastermind' behind David Ortiz shooting reportedly arrested in Dominican Republic

Authorities had said last week that they believed Gomez was living in the United States and described him as a risky fugitive, adding that he was an associate of Mexico's Gulf Cartel. officials for a variety of...More..

Donald Trump Threatens to Sue Facebook, Google and Twitter
by | Friday, June 28, 2019

Donald Trump Threatens to Sue Facebook, Google and Twitter

Among other settlements, Google paid roughly $1.7 billion in March to settle allegations that the company restricted competition in Europe with its AdSense business. But the clip had been recorded in secret, wi...More..