Trump lieutenants disavow explosive 'resistance' op-ed

Donald Trump has promised to "write the real book" on his presidency, to correct a record he says is misrepresented by Bob Woodward , veteran author of a highly anticipated work, Fear , that will be published on Tuesday. "I have really no idea, no... More..

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Trump Wants Justice Department Probe of 'Resistance' Writer
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Trump Wants Justice Department Probe of 'Resistance' Writer

The manifesto followed the release of excerpts from a bombshell book by Watergate reporter Bob Woodward , who portrayed Trump's White House as an out-of-control "crazytown". "Since Trump was elected, unusually...More..

Boris Johnson lashes out at Northern Ireland backstop threat to Union
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Boris Johnson lashes out at Northern Ireland backstop threat to Union

Former Army officer and chairman of the Foreign Affairs Select Committee Tom Tugendhat graphically described the aftermath of a suicide bomb that had gone off near his office in Helmand province, Afghanistan. T...More..

Hurricane Florence rapidly strengthening, takes aim at US
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Hurricane Florence rapidly strengthening, takes aim at US

But the gravest threat to the US remains Hurricane Florence , which is expected to strengthen to a major hurricane by Monday night and remain "an extremely unsafe major hurricane" through Thursday, according t...More..

Swedish election: Nationalists 'make gains' in early exit polls
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Swedish election: Nationalists 'make gains' in early exit polls

Akesson told the crowd chanting his first name: "No one can take that from us". Social Democratic Prime Minister Stefan Löfven's red-green left bloc now has a razor-thin one-seat lead over the centre-right op...More..

Paris knife attack leaves 7 wounded
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Paris knife attack leaves 7 wounded

Parisian district police launched an investigation and have reassured the public they do not believe there is a terrorist motive behind the mass-stabbing, reports Le Monde . There is no initial sign the atta...More..

Obama speaks at rally for Democratic congressional candidates in California
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Obama speaks at rally for Democratic congressional candidates in California

He gets the attention off Trump, and reminds Republicans why it's important to vote in the midterms". "We're kicking off our bedroom slippers and we're gonna put on our marching shoes", Obama said, chiding th...More..

Iraq parliament to hold emergency session after Basra burns
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Iraq parliament to hold emergency session after Basra burns

Abadi is ready to attend a parliamentary session "alongside relevant ministers and officials to discuss the situation and the needs of dear Basra province and the adopted measures to relieve the suffering of it...More..

ICC says it can rule on alleged crimes against Rohingya
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

ICC says it can rule on alleged crimes against Rohingya

Adilur Rahman Khan, vice-president of the International Federation for Human Rights, said in a statement . But in a stinging response late Friday from a government besieged by criticism, Myanmar said the dec...More..

Sweden's nationalist party comes second place in elections
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Sweden's nationalist party comes second place in elections

Swedes go to the polls in legislative elections Sunday, with the far-right expected to post a record score as voters unhappy about immigration punish one of the few remaining left-wing governments in Europe. ...More..

Former Trump's campaign aide jailed in Russia probe
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Former Trump's campaign aide jailed in Russia probe

Lied: George Papadopoulos , former campaign adviser for Donald Trump , outside court on Friday. The ongoing probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election continues today with no evidence that Trump's...More..

Chaos in the White House Monaem Sarker
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

Chaos in the White House Monaem Sarker

Mattis is in India along with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to attend the maiden India-US 2+2 dialogue being hosted by their Indian counterparts External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nir...More..

I'll take lie-detector test over unsigned article, says Mike Pence
by | Monday, September 10, 2018

I'll take lie-detector test over unsigned article, says Mike Pence

They were followed by an op-ed in the New York Times by an unidentified senior administration official who said some of Trump's closest advisers work in secret to confound the president's " more misguided im...More..

N. Korea Stages Huge Parade, Holds Back on Advanced Missiles
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

N. Korea Stages Huge Parade, Holds Back on Advanced Missiles

In his New Year's message in January, Kim had pledged to celebrate the country's 70th anniversary with "utmost grandness" after declaring the completion of nuclear capability and vowing to shift its focus to ec...More..

Unrest intensifies in Iraq as Iranian consulate and oil facility stormed
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Unrest intensifies in Iraq as Iranian consulate and oil facility stormed

In the midst of the chaos, medical officials and activists say at least 10 protesters died when security forces allegedly opened fire to disperse the crowds. Other protesters set tires on fire on main streets a...More..

India decriminalizes homosexual acts in landmark verdict
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

India decriminalizes homosexual acts in landmark verdict

As the news spread, the streets outside the courthouse erupted in cheers as opponents of the law danced and waved flags. And we will be equal. "What happens in our bedroom is left to us". Arun Kumar, a spokesma...More..

by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Copyright 2018 CNN US begins military exercise in Syria

The base is used by USA special forces to train Syrian fighters who are confronting Islamic State militants. US President Donald Trump has warned Syria's President Assad and his allies Iran and Russian ...More..

Justice Dept. Should Investigate Op-Ed Writer as Matter of National Security
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Justice Dept. Should Investigate Op-Ed Writer as Matter of National Security

To the writer of the oped - you are not protecting this country, you are sabotaging it with your cowardly actions. "The " New York Times " should be ashamed and so should the person who wrote the false, illog...More..

by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

State Dept Official Suggests Real Motivation Of Anonymous Anti-Trump Op-Ed

He accused the media of trying to undermine the Trump administration and said he found that "incredibly disturbing". "While I generally enjoy reading fiction , this is a uniquely Washington brand of lite...More..

Barack Obama:
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Barack Obama: "How hard can that be, saying that Nazis are bad?"

Former president Barack Obama said Donald Trump is "capitalising on resentment that politicians have been fanning for years". "He's the ideal person to galvanize young people and minorities to go out and v...More..

Gov. McMaster declares state of emergency as Florence inches closer
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Gov. McMaster declares state of emergency as Florence inches closer

On Sunday morning, the storm had maximum winds of 70 miles per hour, NOAA tweeted at 8 a.m. A number of tropical storms in the Atlantic Ocean, with the potential to strengthen to hurricanes, are heading towar...More..

Pence Pushed Paraguay to Keep Embassy in Jerusalem
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Pence Pushed Paraguay to Keep Embassy in Jerusalem

His predecessor, Horacio Cartes, attended a ceremony in Jerusalem on May 21 to open the new embassy, in the presence of Binyamin Netanyahu, the Israeli prime minister. The Palestinians aspire to have East Jerus...More..

Trump says open to Russia probe interview 'under certain circumstances'
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Trump says open to Russia probe interview 'under certain circumstances'

President Donald Trump says he is willing to testify to Russian Federation special counsel Robert Mueller , but only "under certain circumstances" that continue to be subject to negotiations. However, he lat...More..

Death Toll from Powerful Earthquake in Northern Japan Rises
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Death Toll from Powerful Earthquake in Northern Japan Rises

Rescuers were rushing to unearth survivors and restore power Thursday after a powerful quake jolted Japan's northernmost main island of Hokkaido, buckling roads, knocking homes off their foundations and cau...More..

Jemima in stinging attack on Pak govt
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Jemima in stinging attack on Pak govt

The Ahmadis consider themselves to be Muslims but their recognition of Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, who founded the sect in British-ruled India in 1889, as a "subordinate prophet" is viewed by numerous Sunni majority as...More..

Bedford deaths: WA Police investigate death of children, women
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Bedford deaths: WA Police investigate death of children, women

He said officers made the discovery on Coode Street in Bedford after a man attended a regional police station. "Sadly, at that location, police have located the bodies of a number of deceased people, includin...More..

Paraguay Moves Embassy Out of Jerusalem
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Paraguay Moves Embassy Out of Jerusalem

Paraguay President Mario Abdo defended his decision as part of an effort to support "broad, lasting and just peace" among Israelis and Palestinians. President Mahmoud Abbas issued a statement of gratitude to ...More..

Remnants of 'Gordon' set to surge into the tri
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Remnants of 'Gordon' set to surge into the tri

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Peel Region, southern York Region and elsewhere as the remnants of Tropical Storm Gordon make their way toward Southern Ontario . Rainfall rates ...More..

Britain points finger at Putin over spy poisoning
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Britain points finger at Putin over spy poisoning

Putin's foreign policy adviser, Yuri Ushakov, told reporters in Moscow that the names of the two Russian men suspected in the poisoning "do not mean anything to me". London and its allies expelled dozens of ...More..

China 'will retaliate' if U.S. imposes new tariffs on $200bn of goods
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

China 'will retaliate' if U.S. imposes new tariffs on $200bn of goods

According to the data, which was gathered from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in rural areas and communities with low populations are more vulnerable to drastic chan...More..

Several People Behind Trump Were Removed, Replaced During Rally In Montana
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Several People Behind Trump Were Removed, Replaced During Rally In Montana

Voters will choose 35 senators, 36 state governors and all 435 members of the House of Representatives in the election scheduled for November 6. Trump was flying from Montana to North Dakota to attend a fundr...More..

New Mexico AG launches investigation into allegations of Catholic clergy sexual abuse
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

New Mexico AG launches investigation into allegations of Catholic clergy sexual abuse

Since the grand jury's findings were made public, the attorneys general of Illinois , Missouri , New Mexico , New York , New Jersey, and Nebraska have all taken action to investigate the accusations of ab...More..

Woman severely injured after accidentally lighting dynamite
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Woman severely injured after accidentally lighting dynamite

The Bridgeport assistant fire chief says the woman wanted to light a candle after the power went out in her home Thursday night. The "tragic accident" unfolded on Lindley Street at about 9:20 p.m., after thun...More..

by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

Obama Heads to Anaheim for His First Campaign Rally of 2018

He noted that he, too, had high-profile detractors, but while most presidents grumble about the media's adversarial role, none have matched Trump's incendiary rhetoric. He said the biggest threat to democracy i...More..

US foreign policy a tug of war between Trump, staff
by | Sunday, September 09, 2018

US foreign policy a tug of war between Trump, staff

On Thursday, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders encouraged Americans to flood the New York Times switchboard in protest over an anonymous op-ed from a member of the Trump administration . In his ...More..