Mattis: It'll be a 'bumpy road' to summit with North Korea

No date has been given for the summit, which would be the first public meeting between Kim and another head of state in Pyongyang. Kim, who came to power in 2011, is notoriously reclusive and has not publicly met with another head of state in North... More..

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Dozens of Migrants Drown Off Tunisia and Turkey; Hundreds Rescued Off Spain

The latest boat to go down off Tunisia was packed with about 180 people, most of whom were Tunisian, the country's interior ministry said. Unemployed Tunisians and other Africans often seek to cross the Medit...More..

by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Boulder climber Jason Wells killed in fall from Yosemite's El Capitan

Freeblast consists of the first 10 pitches, or stops, of El Capitan's Salathe Wall - one of the original technical climbing routes to the top of the sheer granite formation. Last week, a hiker fell to his de...More..

Berlin shooting: Cathedral in lockdown as police officer fires at man
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Berlin shooting: Cathedral in lockdown as police officer fires at man

A police statement described the man as a "hooligan", but did not provide details about the circumstances of the shooting or his actions. There are unconfirmed reports a police officer has also been shot. "On...More..

Brexit: UK 'has two weeks' to submit border plans
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Brexit: UK 'has two weeks' to submit border plans

In a film for Vice News, Mr Barnier said he had "no certainty" about the nature of Britain's future relationship with the EU. According to the Sun , Davis' proposed special economic zone along the 499km ...More..

Giuliani: Trump Can
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Giuliani: Trump Can "Probably" Pardon Himself

Giuliani added that Trump "has no intention of pardoning himself ", but that the U.S. Constitution, which gives a president the authority to issue pardons, " doesn't say he can't ". Trump, like most presiden...More..

Defense Secretary Mattis Warns Of Chinese Intimidation In Disputed Waterway
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Defense Secretary Mattis Warns Of Chinese Intimidation In Disputed Waterway

Beijing has dismissed the U.S. official's claims of militarization. "That issue will not come up in the negotiations with DPRK ... nor should it", he said , using an acronym for North Korea's official name....More..

Liberals in Simcoe County and Muskoka react to Wynne's concession
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Liberals in Simcoe County and Muskoka react to Wynne's concession

Asked if he was surprised by Wynne's decision, Ford said his team is focused on getting its message out. "People worry what will happen to our economy if an NDP government takes over and there's nothing to ...More..

Coast Guard: 2 bodies recovered after small plane crashes with 4 aboard
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Coast Guard: 2 bodies recovered after small plane crashes with 4 aboard

The other two people remained missing Saturday evening. The aircraft was about one mile away from the airport when it lost contact with the East Hampton Tower, the East Hampton Police Department said. "We are...More..

Fire crews attack Durango-area wildfire; no homes damaged
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Fire crews attack Durango-area wildfire; no homes damaged

Estimates on Friday put the blaze at more than 25 square miles; by Saturday, it consumed more than 42 square miles. In addition to the 800+ homes vacated, another 750 were told to be ready to leave on a momen...More..

Teacher Accused Of Feeding Puppy To Turtle Faces Animal Cruelty Charge
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Teacher Accused Of Feeding Puppy To Turtle Faces Animal Cruelty Charge

An Idaho teacher accused of feeding a sick puppy to a snapping turtle in front of several students has been charged with misdemeanor animal cruelty . The petition referred to Crosland's stunt as "sick" and "...More..

by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

'Rampaging' man shot by police in Berlin Cathedral

Armed police have cordoned off Berlin Cathedral after an officer shot a "rampaging" man inside the building on Sunday afternoon. Police said in a tweet: "Shortly after 4pm (2pm GMT) police shot at a rampagi...More..

Syria's Assad says will visit North Korea, news agency reports
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Syria's Assad says will visit North Korea, news agency reports

Kim Yong Chol had hand-delivered a personal letter from the North Korean leader - a gesture meant to ease tensions that Trump cited when scrapping the summit one week earlier. Trump on Friday will probably bor...More..

Trump's warning to Canada: Fair NAFTA deal, or no deal at all
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trump's warning to Canada: Fair NAFTA deal, or no deal at all

Mexico announced "equivalent" measures on a wide range of United States farm and industrial products, including pork legs, apples, grapes, cheese, steel and other goods. The trade disputes hijacked what wa...More..

Man admits to plotting terrorsist attack on Prince George
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Man admits to plotting terrorsist attack on Prince George

According to court testimony, Mr. Rashid used an online messaging service in October to publish a photograph of Prince George's school in London , with silhouettes of jihadists superimposed on it. The terror...More..

FBI Agent Under Investigation For Accidental Shooting At Club
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

FBI Agent Under Investigation For Accidental Shooting At Club

The agent goes to pick the gun up, when he hits the trigger and fires one round. The unidentified Federal Bureau of Investigation agent was at the Mile High Spirits Distillery and Tasting Bar around 12:45...More..

Trudeau describes cancelling United States visit over demands for NAFTA sunset clause
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trudeau describes cancelling United States visit over demands for NAFTA sunset clause

The dispute over U.S. President Donald Trump's new levies on steel and aluminum imports is driving a wedge in the G7 group of industrial nations. Trump tweeted: "Canada has treated our Agricultural busi...More..

Trump’s lawyers tell Russiagate prober he can’t be forced to answer questions
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trump’s lawyers tell Russiagate prober he can’t be forced to answer questions

A person familiar with the letter confirmed its authenticity. The Mueller's investigation began in May past year after Trump fired FBI director James Comey, who at the time was examining Moscow's influenc...More..

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Responds to Trump’s Steel Tariffs: ‘This is Insulting’
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Responds to Trump’s Steel Tariffs: ‘This is Insulting’

The White House released a statement from Trump Thursday night saying of NAFTA , "Earlier today, this message was conveyed to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada: The United State (sic) will agre...More..

by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Two climbers died this morning after falling from El Capitan

The two men are Jason Wells, 46, of Boulder, Colo.; and Tim Klien, 42, from Palmdale, Calif. They fell while climbing the Freeblast Route at around 8:15 a.m. Earlier in May, a famed rock climber also fell w...More..

Pakistan's ex-judge to become interim prime minister
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Pakistan's ex-judge to become interim prime minister

Nasir-ul-Mulk told reporters after taking oath as the caretaker prime minister that holding of transparent elections is his top and foremost priority. Mulk was born on August 17, 1950 in Mingora, Swat, in Khybe...More..

ONTARIO VOTES: Wynne Concedes Defeat, Urges Voters to Choose Liberals
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

ONTARIO VOTES: Wynne Concedes Defeat, Urges Voters to Choose Liberals

Observers have suggested that Wynne is less popular than her party, so her admission that she won't be premier will allow more Liberals to feel comfortable voting for the Liberal candidates that they do like, a...More..

Trump blasts Mueller’s spending on Russian Federation probe
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trump blasts Mueller’s spending on Russian Federation probe

A memo dated January 29, 2018, argues that the Constitution gives the president vast authority to, for instance, fire FBI Director James Comey, and even argues that the president can not obstruct justice by ...More..

by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

China general slams 'irresponsible comments' on South China Sea

Mattis also said the United States welcomed cooperation with China and said he had accepted Beijing's invitation to visit there soon. "I believe there are much larger consequences in the future when nat...More..

Brexit: DUP lawmaker snubs proposed joint EU-UK regime in Northern Ireland
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Brexit: DUP lawmaker snubs proposed joint EU-UK regime in Northern Ireland

QinetiQ, just one of the British companies involved in the Galileo Project, has said that it will back the UK Government's decision. He said the PSNI would have to "provide protection for all government age...More..

Hunt for missing MH370 may be resumed if new clues found: Malaysia
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Hunt for missing MH370 may be resumed if new clues found: Malaysia

A twitter post by United Kingdom expert Richard Cole mapped the paths of the AUVs. Danica Weeks, an Australian resident who lost her husband on Flight 370, urged Foreign Minister Julie Bishop to call on the n...More..

Watch Trump straight up lie about reading the letter from Kim Jong
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Watch Trump straight up lie about reading the letter from Kim Jong

He said, "I think you're going to have a very positive result in the end, not from one meeting". "Kim would begin by praising Trump's leadership and his "bold decision" to build up the summit, " said Koh, w...More..

President Trump Signs 'Right To Try' Bill Into Law
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

President Trump Signs 'Right To Try' Bill Into Law

It is pertinent to note that during the State of the Union (SOTU) address, Trump had urged the Congress to pass the bill in the interest of the terminally ill patients and that they should have greater access...More..

by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trump lawyers seek to avert Mueller subpoena

The letter is dated January 29 and addressed to Mueller from John Dowd , one of Trump's lawyers at the time who has since resigned from the legal team. "The President's actions... could neither constitution...More..

Man Saves Kids, Dies After Car Plows Onto Baseball Field During Game
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Man Saves Kids, Dies After Car Plows Onto Baseball Field During Game

The driver then "sped toward the open main gate" and hit a pedestrian as she fled the scene, investigators said . She ran over 58-year-old Douglas Parkhurst before driving off. Jones said Sharrow has a dru...More..

by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Justin Trudeau Just Slammed "Insulting and Unacceptable" Trump Trade Behavior

Although it is "a big trouble for Canada", according to Peter Warran, a steel expert at the University of Toronto cited by CBC , the move may also hit the United States itself, since about one-sixth of high qu...More..

Pro-Choice Campaigners Test Law In Northern Ireland By Swallowing Abortion Pills
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Pro-Choice Campaigners Test Law In Northern Ireland By Swallowing Abortion Pills

Ireland voted by 66 percent in favour of repealing a ban on abortions after an emotional campaign in which women of all ages shared stories about having to travel to England for the procedure. A spokesman said ...More..

Ivanka Trump Abruptly Leaves Call After Question About China Trademarks
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Ivanka Trump Abruptly Leaves Call After Question About China Trademarks

Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, hours after joining Trump for a bill signing at the White House. The US trade sanctions proposed in March include restrictions on Chinese investment, export controls and 25 percent ta...More..

European Union says it will retaliate for USA steel, aluminum tariffs
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

European Union says it will retaliate for USA steel, aluminum tariffs

European Union officials have already floated the idea of 25-percent import tariffs on USA -built products such as denim clothing, cigarettes, motorcycles, and consumables such as bourbon and peanut butter. Po...More..

Melania Trump's absence continues, won't join President at Camp David
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Melania Trump's absence continues, won't join President at Camp David

In April, she represented her husband's administration at former first lady Barbara Bush's funeral. One Twitter user even hinted that Javers was somehow working for Russia, using the Russian term for "disin...More..