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Facebook May Have Caught Russians Ahead of Midterms

The social network published examples of posts from the accounts. Most left fewer clues to their identities behind, and appear to have taken pains not to post too much authored content. One of the administrators for a fake account was associate...

Jury selection underway in Manafort trial

It's the first of two trials Manafort will go through. It's the first trial arising from Mueller's investigation into potential ties between the Trump presidential campaign and Russian Federation. Manafort has filed a motion to have details of th...

Palestinian Media: Israel stops Freedom Flotilla

However, the recent developments in Gaza have ensured that Israel has tightened its blockade on the coastal enclave after imposing additional restrictions on the entry of goods, particularly raw and construction materials, which threatens an unprec...

India Wants To Work With BRICS On Fourth Industrial Revolution: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was welcomed by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa after he arrived in the country to attend the BRICS Summit beginning tomorrow. He stressed that South Africa was a sovereign country and free to choose whoev...

Who Is Ellen Errson? Student Who Stopped Deportation Flight May Face Jail

An asylum activist herself, Elin Ersson didn't wait a moment before started live-streaming on Facebook , protesting against the man's deportation. According to United Nations figures, 1,692 people were killed in the first six months of 2018 mor...

CNN Airs Donald Trump Recording Secretly Made His Then-Lawyer Michael Cohen

The key portion of the tape is a conversation between Trump and his then-attorney Cohen in which Trump appears to be familiar with hush money payments to a woman who says she had an affair with him. "NO MORE GAMES", Avenatti tweeted. "The tape can ...

Trump plans emergency aid to farmers affected by his tariffs

Pete Hanebutt, the North Dakota Farm Bureau's public policy director, hesitated to comment on the aid package Tuesday afternoon until he learned more about it. "But we can not overstate the dire consequences that farmers and ranchers are facing in re...

Israel fired "David's Sling" interceptors at rockets launched in Syria

Its members say they are neutral, but Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government and his Russian ally accuse the White Helmets of being tools of their worldwide donors. The statement said Jordan agreed to accept the workers after Britain, German...

North Korea begins dismantling key test site, satellite imagery suggests

However, The Washington Post reports that privately, the U.S. President is losing his cool with the lack of progress with North Korea. Diplomats say the North Koreans have canceled follow-up meetings, demanded more money and failed to maintain ...

U.S. pushes United Nations to maintain sanctions pressure on N Korea

Now for China and Russian Federation to block it, what are they telling us? The Sky Angel and Rich Glory, two vessels that brought North Korean coal into South Korean ports last October, according to a recent United Nations panel of experts re...

Pakistan polls: Former cricketers turn to support Imran Khan

Gandapur "succumbed to his injuries in Combined Military Hospital after a suicide bomber blew himself up near his Land Cruiser (SUV) this morning as he left his house for election campaign", district police chief Zaheer Afridi told AFP news agency.

No changes in Syria after Putin-Trump summit: U.S

The July cover is a highlight of the controversial summit that took place between the two world leaders in Helsinki , Finland, earlier this week. "We will see how things develop further", Putin said, citing unnamed "forces" in the USA trying...

White House: Being Redheaded Does Not Make Someone A Russian Spy

In 2015, she was recorded at the libertarian FreedomFest in Las Vegas asking a question to then-presidential candidate Trump about economic sanctions against Russian Federation. "Unrelated to specific presidential campaigns, I've been involved in s...

Meeting With Putin "Even Better" Than With NATO, Says Trump

Mr Trump was speaking after returning from the Helsinki summit to widespread anger over his performance during a news conference with Vladimir Putin. FLOTUS Melania Trump has gone viral after a clip emerged which appears to show her face falling ...

FORECAST | Evening Scattered Pop-Up Rain & Storms!

SPRINGS: High - 86; Low - 60. Severe storms aren't likely, but it's not impossible to see this mix of storms turn severe. Shower or thunderstorm early; turning out mostly clear and more comfortable late. Highs will be in the low 80s. Hot an...

Maria Butina: Feds charge Russian national for acting as covert Kremlin agent

In U.S. court filings in Washington late on July 16, prosecutors said Maria Butina , 29, entertained and cultivated relationships with U.S. politicians and worked to infiltrate U.S. Trump on Monday again denied any collusion between his campaign and...

Pakistan mourns after Mastung carnage kills 128

At least 85 people, including Raisani, were killed and more than 150 injured in a deadly blast, Dawn newspaper quoted Balochistan's caretaker health minister Faiz Kakar as saying. He has accused Pakistan's powerful security establishment of conspir...

China's trade surplus with United States swells in June

The record surplus "won't help already sour relations and escalating tensions", Jonas Short, head of the Beijing office at Everbright Sun Hung Kai, wrote in a note. Industrial metals copper, zinc and lead all slumped as much as 4 percent to their low...

British Diver Who Helped Rescue Trapped Boys in Thailand Returns to UK

The British divers who blazed the trail were praised by Australian doctor-diver Richard Harris , who stayed in the cave for three days to oversee the medical care of the boys while they were waiting to be rescued. They will stay in hospital at lea...

Trump, NATO head Stoltenberg have testy exchange at summit

Mr. Tusk also took to Twitter to address President Trump's Twitter criticism directly, "Dear @ realDonaldTrump ". As he left for the summit , Trump tweeted to complain again that "the USA is spending many times more than any other country in o...

Eight boys brought safely out of flooded Thai caves in two days

The head of the rescue mission, Narongsak Osottanakorn , said last week they would bring the fittest people in the group out first. Rescue mission chief Narongsak Osotthanakorn on Monday said the operation on the second day started at 11am.

BREXIT BREAKDOWN: UK Foreign Minister QUITS, Theresa May Facing REVOLT

She said she and the two departed ministers "do not agree about the best way of delivering our shared commitment to honouring the result of the referendum" in which United Kingdom voters opted to leave the EU. In his resignation letter, Johnson har...

Associate McCain pointed out Trump how to negotiate with Putin

Of course, they kill us on trade". Fifteen members of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation are on track to meet the pledge to spend two percent of their GDP on defense by 2024, and "every one of our allies - 100 percent - are increasing defense spe...

'Jordan, Open the Border': Syrians Chant as Thousands Stuck at Jordanian Border

Air strikes have pounded the region since the offensive ramped up two weeks ago, causing at least 160,000 people to flee their homes, according to the United Nations. Shortly after the collapse of negotiations over southern Syria, airstrikes intensif...

Former Malaysian Prime Minister arrested over 1MDB corruption scandal

It follows an investigation into how billions of dollars went missing from a state fund - which he founded a decade ago. Alleged corruption at the 1MDB fund led to the surprise defeat of Najib's coalition in May 9 polls. Najib and his cronies were ...

Prince William says he is dedicated to bring about Mideast peace

But now that the visit is finally happening, Israeli officials are concerned about the palace's language, especially after US recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel . Prince William, the duke of Cambridge and second in line to the British...

Melania Trump touring ICE detention facilities in Arizona

Grisham said the first lady continues to discuss the situation with her husband, but did not elaborate. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., said the bill would fund Trump's border wall, provide "real border security" and strengthen immig...

Texas Attorney Working to Reunite Families at the Border

A total of 522 children had already been reunited with parents, the agency added in a factsheet published three days after Trump ended his policy of separating families on the U.S. "These are the American citizens permanently separated from their...

Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title

During the competition, now in its 30th year, the canines flaunt their imperfections as they walk down a red carpet with their handlers and are evaluated by a panel of judges. It took her family three days to drive out to Petaluma for the contest. ...

Saudi officers hand out roses to women drivers in historic moment

Minutes after midnight, women in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh and many other cities steered their cars through streets in a move that is being hailed as a historic moment. Many haven't had a chance to take the gender-segregated driving courses t...

Trump threatens to impose tariffs on European auto imports

Trump has been banging the drum for "fair trade" with all of the trading partners of the US since early in his presidential campaign. The European Union is set to slap tariffs on 3.4 billion dollars (£2.5 billion) in American products , from whi...

Efforts to limit partisan gerrymandering falter at Supreme Court

Justices Clarence Thomas and Neil Gorsuch opposed giving them another try. "This Court is not responsible for vindicating generalized partisan preferences", Roberts declared. "The plaintiffs may have an opportunity to prove concrete and particul...

5 cited at protest outside AG Sessions speech in New Orleans

There is no law that mandates the separation of children from parents at the U.S border. Anti-immigrant lawmakers and members of the Trump administration have scrambled to defend the "zero-tolerance" policy since its implementation in early April...

Summer solstice 2018: Fun facts about the official start of summer

Thousands gathered at the prehistoric ring of standing stones to mark the longest day of the year , on June 21st, and watch the sun rise. Today, June 21, is summer solstice and in the United Kingdom, the exact time of the solstice is 11.07am.

Pentagon Calls Off Major Annual Military Exercise With South Korea

Kim's trip follows his groundbreaking summit with President Donald Trump in Singapore last week that resulted in a surprise announcement of a USA suspension of military drills with its South Korean ally. Kim "felt thanks for and highly praised ...

Armed bystander shoots, kills suspected carjacker at Walmart

As Day tried to take a second vehicle a "bystander here in the parking lot shot the suspect", Wohl said. Another is a 16-year-old girl who, thankfully, wasn't as severely injured. The gunman was identified Monday as Tim O. Day, 44, of McCleary, Grays...

5 dead as SUV being chased crashes in South Texas

Some injured were taken by helicopter to San Antonio, about 90 miles northeast. Five people were transported to San Antonio Military Medical Center, including the driver who is believed to be a United States citizen. The sheriff said he hadn't spoken...

Heat Advisory for eastern Hampden County Monday

Temperatures across much of Michigan's Lower Peninsula will soar into the 90s on Sunday , which has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a heat advisory . Enfield Public Schools announced on Friday that due to the excessive heat on M...

‘Confused’ Trump can’t decide whether he hates immigration bill

Among them, family-related visas for the married children or adult siblings of US citizens as well as the 55,000 visas now available under the diversity lottery system for immigrants from other represented countries, including many in Africa.

North Korean defector criticizes Trump's praise of Kim Jong Un

But President Trump sounded nearly besotted after meeting Kim Jong Un this week in Singapore. He has labeled the dictator "talented" and "smart", saying Kim "loves his people". The results of the Singapore meeting, at which Kim and Trump signed a...

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Merkel set for late G20 arrival after 'serious' plane malfunction

The aircraft lost communications for almost an hour, forcing it to make an emergency landing in Germany's Cologne-Bonn airport. Angela Merkel is now travelling to the G20 sum...

No Hard Evidence Saudi Prince Ordered Khashoggi Killing: Pompeo

USA intelligence officials have concluded that the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman , must have at least known of the plot, but Trump has equivocated over who was to blame...

The G20 Summit: Key meetings and moments

Mrs May had a meeting with the prince on the first day of the G20 summit of world leaders in Buenos Aires , Argentina. Khashoggi , a Saudi journalist working for The Washing...

Trump appears to snub high-fiving Putin and Saudi prince at G20

Besides Russia-US relations, another major "undercurrent" is the looming trade war between Washington and Beijing, with a possible exchange of opinions between the leaders on tarif...

"We Regret US Decision": Russia After Trump Cancels Talks With Putin

During a heated clash on " The View " on Friday, cohost Abby Huntsman hit the nail on the head when it comes to the lack of credit President Donald Trump receives for his admin...

Mississippians Vote in High-Stakes Senate Runoff

President Donald Trump is stumping in MS on Monday for a Republican Senate appointee who wants voters to focus on her unwavering support for him, and not the racial questions ...

Khashoggi murder result of Saudi power struggle

Earlier Wednesday, both Pompeo and Mattis framed United States . support for Saudi Arabia as a national security matter, even though Riyadh's conduct in Yemen's civil war has drawn...

Investigators say crashed Lion Air jetliner 'not airworthy'

Information from the Lion Air jet's flight data recorder was included in a briefing for the Indonesian Parliament. "In our opinion, the plane was no longer airworthy and it s...

Martial law in Ukraine: Putin warns against ‘reckless’ moves

The war of words between Ukraine and Russian Federation has been escalating since the accident in the Kerch Strait with the sides accusing each other of provocations. The episod...

Facebook docs seized by DCMS in Cambridge Analytica investigation

The papers contain claims that that Mark Zuckerberg , Facebook's co-founder, had developed a "malicious and fraudulent" scheme to exploit users' data. "It has not answered our q...

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Syrian gov't demands UNSC condemnation of rebel chemical attack in Aleppo

Syrian gov't demands UNSC condemnation of rebel chemical attack in Aleppo

Syrian government media also accused rebels of firing shells with chlorine gas at the regime-held town in Aleppo province, with the opposition denying the claims, alleging that t...

Trump on climate change report: 'I don't believe it'

Trump on climate change report: 'I don't believe it'

Trump has long said he distrusts the consensus by almost all the world's respected climate scientists on the link between human activity and rising temperatures, as well as othe...

Trump's government seeks quick ruling on transgender troops case

Trump's government seeks quick ruling on transgender troops case

Except in rare cases, the Supreme Court usually waits to get involved in cases until both a trial and appeals court have ruled on the matter. Solicitor General Noel Francisco s...

President Trump aims tweet at migrant caravans as holiday break ends

President Trump aims tweet at migrant caravans as holiday break ends

Trump's statement led many to believe that the United States had reached an informal deal with Mexico regarding refugee processing. "No "Releasing" into the US", Trump said in a ...

Woman killed in Walmart shooting following argument with partner

Woman killed in Walmart shooting following argument with partner

After being shot, the 30-year-old woman screamed for help and employees called 911 and also attempted to intervene. They say he then returned to at their home on NE 35th Street, ...