Trump warns of government shutdown over border security

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced in June that he was canceling much of the Senate's August recess, saying the chamber needed the additional time to make progress on Trump's nominees and pass appropriations bills. But they have... More..

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Donald Trump open to Moscow visit if Vladimir Putin formally invites him
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Donald Trump open to Moscow visit if Vladimir Putin formally invites him

A United States special counsel is now investigating whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian spies to manipulate the vote. He has repeatedly called the investigation a "witch hunt", protesting his in...More..

by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

MDC's Chamisa confident he will be Zimbabwe's next President

Former Higher Education minister Jonathan Moyo has thrown his weight behind MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa and penned a "letter to Matabeleland" urging the region to reject Zanu PF in tomorr...More..

Trump Org CFO subpoenaed in Cohen probe
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

Trump Org CFO subpoenaed in Cohen probe

Speaking to reporters at a summit of BRICS countries in South Africa, Mr Putin said telephone calls between Moscow and Washington were insufficient and that both sides needed to meet to talk about issues li...More..

West Bank village prepares for homecoming of Ahed Tamimi
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

West Bank village prepares for homecoming of Ahed Tamimi

Video of the incident outside her home in Nabi Saleh previous year went viral. She agreed to plead guilty to four of the 12 charges against her under the deal, including assault, incitement and two counts of...More..

There's a $70000 Bounty on This Skilled Dog's Head
by | Sunday, July 29, 2018

There's a $70000 Bounty on This Skilled Dog's Head

Tito Castellanos, the deputy director for the anti-narcotics police, told Colombian news agency RCN . "The fact they want to hurt Sombra and offer such a high reward for her capture or death shows the impa...More..

President Putin invites Donald Trump to Moscow
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

President Putin invites Donald Trump to Moscow

In another tweet , he again denied any collusion with Moscow and denounced the Mueller probe as a witch hunt. Michael Cohen says he was present when Mr Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr, informed his...More..

Trump Mueller investigation: President’s tweets ‘under investigation’ in Russian Federation probe
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Trump Mueller investigation: President’s tweets ‘under investigation’ in Russian Federation probe

An awkward encounter took place at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Friday with Special Counsel Robert Mueller and Donald Trump Jr ., the USA president's eldest son, waiting at the same gate. Among ...More..

Trump hits back at Cohen and ‘fake news’ over Tower meeting allegations
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Trump hits back at Cohen and ‘fake news’ over Tower meeting allegations

The Trump Tower meeting was set up by Trump Jr.to get dirt on Hillary from a foreign power. The younger Trump added the next day that "the woman stated that she had information that individuals connected ...More..

Japan Executes Six More Members of Doomsday Cult
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Japan Executes Six More Members of Doomsday Cult

She said at a news conference that the six executed Thursday had collaborated with Asahara and other cult members systematically to conduct an unprecedentedly heinous crime that should never be repeated. Japane...More..

Australia stole our flag, claims stand-in New Zealand leader Winston Peters
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Australia stole our flag, claims stand-in New Zealand leader Winston Peters

The politician believes that a change of design will help to restore the uniqueness of the flag of his country. "If anything it can be argued that the idea of the Southern Cross on a flag came from Australia"...More..

Dozens killed as wildfires tear through seaside resorts near Greek capital
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Dozens killed as wildfires tear through seaside resorts near Greek capital

Authorities urged people in the path of the flames to get out while they can. "Then the fire was all around us", he said. The Greek Coast Guard and other vessels picked up more than 700 who were fleeing from th...More..

N Korea said to be dismantling key parts of launch site
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

N Korea said to be dismantling key parts of launch site

An official from South Korea's presidential office on Tuesday said Seoul has also been detecting dismantlement activities at North Korea's Sohae launch site but did not elaborate. Other analysts said North Ko...More..

Russian Federation ties deep rooted, says PM Modi on meeting with Putin
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Russian Federation ties deep rooted, says PM Modi on meeting with Putin

Last year, the Central Bank of Russia (CBR) proposed to create a joint digital currency for BRICS countries and the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU). Earlier on Thursday, Chinese President Xi Jinping called...More..

Facebook blocks Alex Jones for 30 days
by | Saturday, July 28, 2018

Facebook blocks Alex Jones for 30 days

During Thursday's " Tucker Carlson Tonight", Carlson defended Jones from Facebook's suspension and invoked the story of the White House banning CNN reporter Kaitlan Collins from covering a Wednesday event ...More..

Father of three-year-old appears in court over suspected acid attack on son
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Father of three-year-old appears in court over suspected acid attack on son

A general view of the Home Bargains store where a man is accused of an acid attack on a young boy, in Worcester, England. The 39-year-old - who can not be named for legal reasons - appeared alongside Adam C...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Cohen Ready to Say Trump Knew of Son's 2016 Russia Contact

In that now infamous Trump Tower meeting Donald Trump , Jr. was expecting to receive " dirt " on Hillary Clinton . Cohen is willing to make that assertion to special counsel Robert Mueller , the sources sa...More..

by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Trump open to Moscow visit if Putin formally invites him

Amid talks of a summit sequel, US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said on Friday he is "considering" talks with his Russian counterpart. Mr. Putin said he's ready for another meeting. In a reference to the ba...More..

Damage found on Laos dam day before collapse
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Damage found on Laos dam day before collapse

Survivors have questioned why they got little warning of the deluge, which inundated several villages across a vast area with several meters of flood water. Laos has heavily invested in hydropower in recent y...More..

Palestinian Terrorist Stabs 3 Israelis Entering West Bank Jewish Community
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Palestinian Terrorist Stabs 3 Israelis Entering West Bank Jewish Community

Israel and Hamas have fought three wars in the past decade. Abu Ayyush, from the Palestinian village of Kobar, was later shot and killed at the scene. Israel says the fate of settlements must be resolved thro...More..

House Freedom Caucus Leaders Call For Rosenstein Impeachment
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

House Freedom Caucus Leaders Call For Rosenstein Impeachment

Rep. Adam Schiff, the top-ranked Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said Republicans filed the resolution to give President Trump pretext to fire Rosenstein. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConn...More..

Cohen says Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Cohen says Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians

By Cohen's account, Trump approved going ahead with the meeting with the Russians, according to sources. "There's nobody that I know that knows him who hasn't warned me that if he's backed up against a wall...More..

With deadline approaching, USA scrambles to reunite migrant families
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

With deadline approaching, USA scrambles to reunite migrant families

District Court that as many as 463 parents may have already been deported, jeopardizing reunification with their children. On Friday, family attorneys would begin turning their attention to those who weren't ...More..

Zoo accused of painting donkeys to look like zebras
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Zoo accused of painting donkeys to look like zebras

A metaphorical stink was kicked up when a bloke called Mahmoud A. Sarhan visited the International Garden in Cairo at the weekend. Mr Sarhan told Extranews that the enclosure contained two animals and that ...More..

Trump says the Russians 'definitely don't want' his reelection
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

Trump says the Russians 'definitely don't want' his reelection

American senator Lindsey Graham from the Republican Party claimed that the United States should prepare new sanctions for the Russian interference into the upcoming election to the U.S. Senate Democratic le...More..

McConnell says Putin unwelcome on the Hill
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

McConnell says Putin unwelcome on the Hill

The only foreign leader to speak before Congress during Trump's term has been French President Emmanuel Macron. The U.S. intelligence community concluded Russia meddled in the 2016 election to try to help Tru...More..

Pompeo: North Korea Still Making Fuel for Nuclear Bombs
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Pompeo: North Korea Still Making Fuel for Nuclear Bombs

The caskets had previously been stored near the North Korea-South Korea border, Yonhap reported. Many officials in Washington appeared concerned that an early declaration of peace could lead to the collapse...More..

Turkish central bank move raises questions over independence
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Turkish central bank move raises questions over independence

Turkey's central bank failed to give the market what it wanted, and investors are punishing it for it. The former energy minister has written extensively in support of Erdogan's unorthodox economic views, mos...More..

Trump's next proposed summit with Putin delayed
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Trump's next proposed summit with Putin delayed

Mr Trump said last week he would invite Mr Putin to Washington for an autumn meeting, a move that sparked a new outcry, including from lawmakers in Mr Trump's Republican Party, who argued that Mr Putin was ...More..

Swedish student's dramatic plane protest stops man's deportation 'to hell'
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Swedish student's dramatic plane protest stops man's deportation 'to hell'

When someone argued with her that she was "preventing passengers from [reaching] their destination", Ersson retorted: "Yeah, but they're not going to die". As people in the background - presumably the flight at...More..

Pence threatens Turkey with sanctions over detained United States pastor
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Pence threatens Turkey with sanctions over detained United States pastor

Although it is unclear when Brunson will be transferred from prison, his lawyer said the pastor's family was "elated" by the news he would be moved to house arrest. "The United States will impose large sanc...More..

Dead baby found in plane bathroom with mouth full of toilet paper
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Dead baby found in plane bathroom with mouth full of toilet paper

A case of death on the flight has reportedly been registered. AirAsia India said a "newborn infant was found lifeless and abandoned" in one of the lavatories. AirAsia India plane (file pic). Air Asia said...More..

AIrstrike in response to rocket attack from Syria — Israeli military
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

AIrstrike in response to rocket attack from Syria — Israeli military

In Sweida city, war monitor the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said there were four blasts, one of which was carried out by a motorcycle bomber who ploughed into a marketplace in the early hours of the m...More..

British court forces woman to remain married until 2020
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

British court forces woman to remain married until 2020

Hugh, however, refuses to agree to a divorce and denies her allegations about his behaviour. English divorce laws say a person cannot divorce without a spouse's consent, unless they can prove adultery, unreas...More..

Lawyer for ex-Stanford sex attacker describes client's actions as 'outercourse'
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Lawyer for ex-Stanford sex attacker describes client's actions as 'outercourse'

That loophole is what inspired legislation reforming the rape statute in 2016 to include any type of non-consensual sexual assault. Originally, Turner was convicted of sexual assault of an unconscious perso...More..