Trump's new envoy to Germany under fire

A spokesman for the German Foreign Ministry told reporters Monday that the usa has been asked for "clarification on whether the statements were actually made in the form they were given". Media outside Germany also weighed in, with Washington Post... More..

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Ethiopian pastor reportedly killed by crocodile as he attempted to baptize worshippers
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Ethiopian pastor reportedly killed by crocodile as he attempted to baptize worshippers

Lake Abaya, one of Ethiopia's largest lakes, "is known to have a huge crocodile population", according to Ethiopian news site Borkena . "He baptized the first person and he passed on to another one". An Isra...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Donald Trump's 'don't blame me' strategy extends to splitting immigrant families

The Justice Department and Department of Homeland Security have said they will separate children from their parents in some cases. Also on Tuesday, NBC reported that "border agents and child welfare workers...More..

Putin: Sanctions harm all, everybody wants them to go
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Putin: Sanctions harm all, everybody wants them to go

But unlike most western European countries, Austria did not expel Russian diplomats over the poisoning in Britain of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter. Speaking about the anti-Russian sanctions...More..

Saudi asked France, US, UK to prevent Qatar buying missile system
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Saudi asked France, US, UK to prevent Qatar buying missile system

Al Thani said Qatar is now seeking formal confirmation of the reported threat from the French government. "There is no serious military threat out of this, but the way it is being used to justify or to create...More..

Chinese man, 54, dies in hospital after bus crash in eastern Ontario
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Chinese man, 54, dies in hospital after bus crash in eastern Ontario

The Ornge air ambulance service said it was responding to the scene, which is about 95 kilometres south of Ottawa. The paramedic service of Leeds and Grenville County tweeted that multiple people at the scene...More..

Iran nuclear deal: Tehran to give notice of uranium work
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Iran nuclear deal: Tehran to give notice of uranium work

Under the JCPOA, Iran was limited to enriching uranium to 3.67 percent-enough to use in civilian power plants, but not in weapons. "From some European countries we get the message that they expect the Iranian...More..

Georgia Cop Fired After Running Over Fleeing Black Suspect
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Georgia Cop Fired After Running Over Fleeing Black Suspect

The officer who was sacked is from the Athens-Clarke County Police Department, located just over an hour east of Atlanta. As Saulters exits his auto , a group of community members gather on the scene, comp...More..

At Trump-Kim summit, don't expect N. Korea to foot the bill
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

At Trump-Kim summit, don't expect N. Korea to foot the bill

This is the first time that a sitting U.S. president will meet the supreme leader of North Korea . The on-again, off-again meeting was reinstated Friday after Trump met with a senior North Korean official at...More..

Sixty-two dead in Guatemala volcano eruption
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Sixty-two dead in Guatemala volcano eruption

An undetermined number were missing, and authorities feared the toll could rise. The Fuego Volcano in eruption , seen from Alotenango municipality, Sacatepequez department, about 65 kilometres southwest of...More..

Trump planning summit with Putin
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Trump planning summit with Putin

While there's nothing inherently suspicious about an American president trying to have talks with Russia, Trump's long and weird history with Putin - which include excessive praise of the authoritarian leader...More..

Mueller's team accuses Paul Manafort of witness tampering
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Mueller's team accuses Paul Manafort of witness tampering

Manafort ahead of his trial. Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort made several attempts to tamper with witnesses in his ongoing criminal cases, prosecutors said Monday as they asked a federal judge ...More..

Dozens Dead, Hundreds Injured as Result of Volcano Eruption in Guatemala
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Dozens Dead, Hundreds Injured as Result of Volcano Eruption in Guatemala

People flee El Rodeo village, Escuintla department, 35 km south of Guatemala City, after the eruption of the Fuego Volcano on June 3, 2018. An employee sweeps the entrance of a gas station covered with ...More..

Tunisia boat capsizes killing dozens of migrants
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Tunisia boat capsizes killing dozens of migrants

Salvini and his party have promised to block the arrival of boat migrants from Africa and to deport up to 100,000 illegal immigrants per year. The bodies of 11 migrants have been recovered and 67 others res...More..

Hit Around Hawaii Volcano
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Hit Around Hawaii Volcano

Hawaii Civil Defense spokesman Talmadge Mango said Friday that at least 87 buildings have been destroyed since the Kilauea volcano erupted May 3. However, a handful of residents said they had nowhere else to ...More..

Secretary of State Pompeo Urges OAS to Suspend Venezuela from Organization
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Secretary of State Pompeo Urges OAS to Suspend Venezuela from Organization

Pompeo also called on allies to sanction and further isolate the government of Venezuelan leader leader Nicolás Maduro. In order to formally suspend Venezuela, the OAS would have to convene an extraordinary g...More..

Guatemala's Fuego volcano disaster: Latest updates
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Guatemala's Fuego volcano disaster: Latest updates

Guatemala's airport in the capital city has closed down while many villagers are being evacuated. At its peak, the volcano is 12,346 feet (3,763 meters) above sea level. Three bodies lay partially buried i...More..

Trump Disinvites Philadelphia Eagles From White House Super Bowl Celebration
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Trump Disinvites Philadelphia Eagles From White House Super Bowl Celebration

Jenkins, defensive end Chris Long and safety Rodney McLeod are at the forefront of a large player contingent that has been critical of Trump's policies and behavior since becoming president and will not vis...More..

by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Trump’s campaign manager Paul Manafort 'TAMPERED' with potential witnesses

The special counsel's office hit Manafort with a 12-count indictment previous year, which included conspiracy against the United States , tax fraud, and money laundering. Manafort has pleaded not guilty and he...More..

Dozens dead, 1.7M affected by Mount Fuego eruption in Guatemala
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Dozens dead, 1.7M affected by Mount Fuego eruption in Guatemala

The eruption resulted in the deaths of at least 38 people, in addition to the hundreds of injuries that occurred from the eruption of Volcan de Fuego, or "Volcano of Fire". Translation: #VolcanDeFuego Resou...More..

Lawyers' secret letter to Mueller: Trump cannot be forced to testify
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Lawyers' secret letter to Mueller: Trump cannot be forced to testify

For someone who thinks he has "the best words", Donald Trump sure seems to have a hard time spelling them. Former Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, fired by Trump previous year along with numerous ot...More..

Britain 'fully prepared' for no deal Brexit
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Britain 'fully prepared' for no deal Brexit

I am deeply involved in "no deal preparations" as much as I am in getting a deal - I'm confident we will get a deal. European officials have told the government that they will not ask the EU's trading partner...More..

No N. Korea relief until verifiable denuclearisation steps: Mattis
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

No N. Korea relief until verifiable denuclearisation steps: Mattis

He is telling his South Korean and Japanese counterparts they must maintain a strong defensive stance so the diplomats can negotiate from a position of strength. "We can anticipate at best a bumpy road [to the ...More..

7-month-old abducted by registered sex offender in Virginia
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

7-month-old abducted by registered sex offender in Virginia

Carl Ray Kennedy is the accused abductor, a registered sex offender , and Emma's father according to Danville police. Emma, the alert said, was last seen in a light blue onesie. Emma is considered to be i...More..

United Kingdom teen convicted of plotting attack on museum with mother, sister
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

United Kingdom teen convicted of plotting attack on museum with mother, sister

She tried to recruit her older sister Rizlaine in phone calls from prison to execute an attack in the British capital. Safaa Boular, now 18, used an Alice in Wonderland tea party theme to discuss the plot w...More..

Fire probe marks 'beginning of long road to justice'
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Fire probe marks 'beginning of long road to justice'

Residents initially were told by emergency services to stay put inside their flats, only to be told to evacuate nearly two hours after the first emergency call, as firefighters struggled to stop the blaze racin...More..

Woman Charged In Deadly Baseball Field Drive Due In Court
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Woman Charged In Deadly Baseball Field Drive Due In Court

She was convicted of aggravated driving under the influence in New Hampshire in 2002 and was charged with operating under the influence by York County Sheriff's Office, in ME, at an uncertain date, WMTW reporte...More..

Suspect in custody after shots fired near Rock N Roll Marathon
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Suspect in custody after shots fired near Rock N Roll Marathon

Police Chief David Nisleit told reporters on Sunday that the incident began just before 11 a.m. when a hit-and-run was reported to police. Police later said that Williams pointed a gun at an officer when he app...More..

Texas woman shot her husband for 'beating the family cat'
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Texas woman shot her husband for 'beating the family cat'

Neighbors told KTCT-TC that the couple and their two teenage sons had moved into the duplex in northeast Dallas just months ago. She says she heard four shots coming from the town home at 13217 Fall Manor D...More..

Pubs remove Saudi flag from World Cup bunting
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Pubs remove Saudi flag from World Cup bunting

However, other expenses will be significantly cheaper in Russian Federation than previous tournaments, with hotel prices described as "reasonable" and flights from major United Kingdom airports to Russian Feder...More..

Trudeau says tariffs on steel and aluminum are 'insulting'
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Trudeau says tariffs on steel and aluminum are 'insulting'

Sensing he was losing leverage, Trump ripped up that playbook and moved to impose the steel and aluminum tariffs immediately. A fiery Trudeau lashed out against Trump's tariffs during an exclusive interview ...More..

Pruitt Asked Top Aide To Secure 'Used Mattress' From Trump Hotel
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Pruitt Asked Top Aide To Secure 'Used Mattress' From Trump Hotel

Ms. Hupp told investigators that Mr. Pruitt did not pay her for her work, which she said she performed on her personal time like lunch hours and vacations. They're asking Oversight Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy...More..

Fans should burn Messi shirts if he plays in Jerusalem - Palestinian
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Fans should burn Messi shirts if he plays in Jerusalem - Palestinian

Rajoub has long tried to get soccer's world governing body, Fifa , and the International Olympic Committee to impose sanctions against Israel. The stadium that will host the match is in west Jerusalem . The...More..

Saudi Women Can Drive At Last As Government Handover Licenses
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Saudi Women Can Drive At Last As Government Handover Licenses

A video, that quickly went viral, showed the woman being handed over the driving license by the officials. "The General Department of Traffic started replacing worldwide driving licenses, recognized in the Kin...More..

Mama deer helps baby be fearless enough to cross road
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Mama deer helps baby be fearless enough to cross road

Its mother was on the side of the road, trying to decide if it was safe to come out and coax her little one along. She said when she saw how scared the fawn was, she turned her vehicle off to help them calm dow...More..