Russia Invites North Korean Leader for Visit

After meeting a senior official from Pyongyang at the White House on Friday, Trump said North Korea was being more cooperative and that although sanctions would remain in place, he would hold off on imposing new ones. It quoted Assad as saying: '... More..

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Trump cancels Eagles' White House visit over anthem protest dispute
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Trump cancels Eagles' White House visit over anthem protest dispute

Safety Malcolm Jenkins , safety Rodney McLeod and defensive end Chris Long demonstrated - Jenkins and McLeod raised their fists, while Long put his left arm around Jenkins and placed his right arm on his h...More..

Netanyahu warns Merkel of new refugee crisis sparked by Iran
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Netanyahu warns Merkel of new refugee crisis sparked by Iran

The world should stand up to bullying behaviour by the United States, Iran's foreign minister said, as he attempts to save a nuclear deal after Washington's withdrawal last month. Khamenei, who makes the fina...More..

Lava from Hawaii volcano destroys 117 Big Island homes
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Lava from Hawaii volcano destroys 117 Big Island homes

The USGS declared: "Even the wispy edges of it can cause skin and eye irritation and breathing difficulties". Magno described the molten lava as being "like a flood, pouring out, covering everything in its pa...More..

Trump says June 12 summit with Kim back on
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Trump says June 12 summit with Kim back on

On Friday, Trump told the press that the "letter was a very nice letter" and offered to share it with them. The discussions wrapped up almost two hours earlier than expected. The talks began at 9:05 a.m. Ki...More..

Trump Thinks He Has the Power to Pardon Himself
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Trump Thinks He Has the Power to Pardon Himself

Davis says that the Constitution's language is silent on whether a president can pardon himself. Trump's lawyer, Rudy Giuliani , made it clear the president has no intention to actually pardon himself, but t...More..

Jimmy Fallon Makes Surprise Speech at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Graduation
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Jimmy Fallon Makes Surprise Speech at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Graduation

The 60-day, 20-state bus tour will take in stops to meet victims and survivors of other school shootings, including Sante Fe, Texas, where 10 people were killed by a student gunman last month. "You won't be c...More..

At least 6 dead after volcano erupts in Guatemala
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

At least 6 dead after volcano erupts in Guatemala

The eruption of Fuego - Spanish for "fire" - on Sunday was the biggest in more than four decades , forcing the closure of Guatemala's main global airport and dumping ash on thousands of acres of coffee far...More..

Deaths, injuries reported after volcano erupts in Guatemala
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Deaths, injuries reported after volcano erupts in Guatemala

Volcan de Fuego , whose name translates as "Volcano of Fire", erupted for the first time in decades projecting rocks, ashes and hot gas several kilometers from the volcano. The seismic event comes just hours af...More..

Filipinos criticise Duterte for kissing woman on her lips at Seoul
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Filipinos criticise Duterte for kissing woman on her lips at Seoul

Asked by the President was okay to give her a friendly kiss on the lips, the lady, looking excited to be up close and personal with Duterte, eventually agreed. But none have dented the hugely popular leader's d...More..

Arizona cops believe killings of two paralegals and forensic psychologist are linked
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Arizona cops believe killings of two paralegals and forensic psychologist are linked

Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting Saturday morning in this Phoenix suburb that is connected to the murder of a forensic psychiatrist and two paralegals earlier this week. Pitt was pronounc...More..

Accused killer captured after slaying of Tennessee deputy
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Accused killer captured after slaying of Tennessee deputy

The deputy's vehicle was eventually tracked by Global Positioning System to a wooded area about 3 miles away, with Baker dead inside. After a period of not being able to contact the deputy, authorities tracke...More..

A trade war is a political act of economic destruction: Don Pittis
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

A trade war is a political act of economic destruction: Don Pittis

Speaking on CNN , foreign minister Chrystia Freeland said Canada was "sad and insulted" to be labelled a national security threat. Dr Fox said Prime Minister Theresa May would be raising the issue at the G...More..

Amidst conspiracy theories, Melania to skip Trump’s Camp David family trip
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Amidst conspiracy theories, Melania to skip Trump’s Camp David family trip

Her last public appearance was on 10 May, when she joined her husband to greet three American hostages released from captivity in North Korea. The White House gave no explanation as to why her hospital stay w...More..

Berlin police shoot man waving knife inside cathedral
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Berlin police shoot man waving knife inside cathedral

Police later said that they had shot at a man "rampaging" in the church, and that he had been injured in the leg. The suspect and a police officer are hospitalized. Both the assailant and the officer were bei...More..

Trump claims ‘absolute right to PARDON myself’ in latest Twitter rant
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Trump claims ‘absolute right to PARDON myself’ in latest Twitter rant

The New York Times published the January 29 letter this weekend. Trump's legal team has long pushed the special counsel to narrow the scope of its interview. If the President does not consent to an intervi...More..

Jordan PM Hani Mulki quits after austerity protests
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Jordan PM Hani Mulki quits after austerity protests

Responding to the ongoing proposed bill crisis, King Abdullah II called on parliament to lead a "comprehensive and reasonable national dialogue" on the new tax law saying, "It would not be fair that the citizen...More..

Mattis slams China on South China Sea island weaponization
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Mattis slams China on South China Sea island weaponization

The South China Sea, a key trade route, is subject to overlapping claims by China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia, Taiwan and Brunei. Mr Mattis also touched on Taiwan, a longstanding dispute between the U...More..

Jury awards 4 cents to family of Florida man killed by deputy
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Jury awards 4 cents to family of Florida man killed by deputy

The $4 award to the family of the slain man, Gregory Vaughn Hill Jr . of Fort Pierce, consisted of $1 for funeral expenses, and $1 each to his three children, report the New York Times , TCPalm.com, News3, F...More..

How a Car Door Handle Helped Crack the Golden State Killer Case
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

How a Car Door Handle Helped Crack the Golden State Killer Case

Joseph James DeAngelo, the man suspected of being the Golden State Killer, was shopping at a Hobby Lobby near his California home when police swabbed his auto door handle for DNA that linked him to a decadelo...More..

Steel & Aluminum Tariffs 'Against Agreed International Rules,' Per EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Steel & Aluminum Tariffs 'Against Agreed International Rules,' Per EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom

The United States faced unified opposition from the world's top economies to President Donald Trump's escalating, multi-front trade offensive at the end of high-level meetings Saturday soured by the imposit...More..

by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trudeau, Macron, Europe deplore 'illegal' Trump tariff decision

The Prime Minister has previously slammed the "unjustified" and "disappointing" decision to impose the levies. Speaking to BBC Radio 4's Today programme, Mr Fox said the United Kingdom was still seeking t...More..

Mattis warns China over 'militarization' of South China Sea
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Mattis warns China over 'militarization' of South China Sea

Senior Colonel Zhao Xiaozhuo, a PLA academic, told Mattis that United States freedom of navigation operations, where United States naval vessels sail close to Chinese-claimed features, are an "obvious provocati...More..

Trump Says June 12 North Korea Summit is Back On
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trump Says June 12 North Korea Summit is Back On

President Trump announced Friday that his on-again-off-again meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is once again on. I don't say and I've never said it happens in one meeting. But the U.S. leader w...More..

European Union files challenge to U.S. tariffs at trade body
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

European Union files challenge to U.S. tariffs at trade body

And she said the action will "distort and damage and disrupt supply chains which have been established now for decades". "Those days are over", the White House said, citing Trump's message to Trudeau. Bef...More..

US Calls Draft UN Resolution on Israel 'One-Sided'
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

US Calls Draft UN Resolution on Israel 'One-Sided'

President Donald Trump is considering giving U.S. Ambassador to Israel David Friedman more authority over the U.S. outpost that handles Palestinian affairs, five U.S. Judging by the marking, Hamas used th...More..

CRPF vehicle runs over two protesters in J&K
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

CRPF vehicle runs over two protesters in J&K

While shops, other businesses remained closed and public transport remained off the roads at most places, three-wheelers and private transport was seen plying in the uptown and city outskirts. Friday's incident...More..

Women demanding abortion in Northern Ireland defy police
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Women demanding abortion in Northern Ireland defy police

ABORTION pills are to be distributed via a remotely-controlled robot at a pro-choice rally in Belfast today. Protest organizers didn't say whether the women were pregnant, noting that it would be illegal for ...More..

U.S. takes another swing at China with investment restrictions
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

U.S. takes another swing at China with investment restrictions

On Tuesday, the White House announced $50bn of tariffs on goods imported from China "to protect domestic technology and intellectual property from certain discriminatory and burdensome trade practices by Chin...More..

Trump Contradicts Himself by Claiming He Didn't Fire Comey Over Russia
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trump Contradicts Himself by Claiming He Didn't Fire Comey Over Russia

He also claimed it was on the basis that Comey mishandled the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails, which never passed the laugh test. Trump then promptly told Holt he would have fired Comey re...More..