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North Korea demolishes main missile test stand

North Korea demolishes main missile test stand

Satellite imagery shows the Iha-ri missile launch site, located north of the city of Kusong, was dismantled some time before May 19. The Pukguksong-2 is a remodeled submarine-launched ballistic missil...

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Senators consider bill aimed at Trump's tariffs

Senators consider bill aimed at Trump's tariffs

Other co-sponsors are Sens. "Tariffs are the constitutional responsibility of Congress". The Senate isn't backing down on introducing legislation that would decrease Trump's authority on tariff, r...

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G7 nations struggle to salvage summit as Trump attacks trade

G7 nations struggle to salvage summit as Trump attacks trade

This meant there were some pretty big characters in that room - German Chancellor Angela Merkel , British PM Theresa May, Canadian PM Justin Trudeau , French President Emmanuel Macron , as well as ...

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Democrats, McCain criticize Trump for G7 comments

Democrats, McCain criticize Trump for G7 comments

Trump criticized the Canadian prime minister for acting "meek and mild" during their G-7 meetings, accusing him of changing his tone after Trump departed for a planned summit with North Korean leader ...

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Can Trump and Kim Bring an End to the Korean War?

Can Trump and Kim Bring an End to the Korean War?

He said the police officers who stopped him at Singapore's Changi Airport searched his bags and questioned him for about two hours before letting him go. "I wouldn't be surprised either if they come a...

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UK announces success in securing UN Security Council sanctions

UK announces success in securing UN Security Council sanctions

The travel ban and asset freeze were imposed after Russian Federation informed the Security Council committee monitoring sanctions against Libya that it decided "to lift the hold" it had placed on add...

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Singapore summit is 'one-time shot' for Kim Jong Un, says Trump

Singapore summit is 'one-time shot' for Kim Jong Un, says Trump

President Donald Trump during his June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un hopes to bring peace between the countries and officially end the decades-long war. "Everyone said, you know, t...

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Florida revokes nearly 300 concealed weapons permits

Florida revokes nearly 300 concealed weapons permits

The background-check bungle coincided with the Pulse nightclub shooting, which took 50 lives, and a historic uptick in Florida concealed-weapons applications. " Putnam's gross mismanagement of the ...

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Elections Ontario warns Ottawa voters to double-check polling place

Elections Ontario warns Ottawa voters to double-check polling place

Unofficial results now indicate that 58.0% of eligible voters in the province cast their ballot, including those who voted by mail, at returning offices, in hospital, through home visit, during advanc...

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Guatemala volcano rescues suspended as death toll hits 109

Guatemala volcano rescues suspended as death toll hits 109

It was officially still at 99 with almost 200 more believed to be missing. Homes were buried to the roofline by ash and mud. Subsequent smaller eruptions and the high temperatures of the rock and mud ...

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Trump repeats he'd quit Nafta and may seek separate talks

Trump repeats he'd quit Nafta and may seek separate talks

He is not expected to stay till the end of the summit. Trump, who met with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Washington before the summit, may be more preoccupied with next week's historic nuc...

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Taliban announce ceasefire over Eid holiday for first time

Taliban announce ceasefire over Eid holiday for first time

The Taliban also asked their fighters to make arrangements for families of prisoners to visit them over Eid. Mohammad Haroon Chakhansuri, spokesman for the Afghan president, welcomed the cease-fire ...

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Merkel predicts 'contentious' G7 summit with Trump

Merkel predicts 'contentious' G7 summit with Trump

President Donald Trump infuriated Canada and European Union G7 members by imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum. Merkel said in Berlin Thursday that, as long as there is no fundamental United Natio...

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Report on FBI's Clinton email probe coming next week - Inspector General

Report on FBI's Clinton email probe coming next week - Inspector General

The report is expected to be critical of former FBI Director James Comey, a frequent target of Trump's Twitter rage. If there is so much as a single redaction in the final report I will renew my cal...

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The most stylish royal looks from 2018's Trooping the Colour ceremony

Queen Elizabeth II already turned 92 years old on her real birthday, April 21. The Duke of Edinburgh had been Colonel of the Grenadier Guards since 1975. The Duchess of Cambridge is no stranger t...

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Senate probe: Obama admin lied about Iran market access

Senate probe: Obama admin lied about Iran market access

The plan failed when two USA banks refused to participate. The effort was unsuccessful because American banks, fearful of violating USA sanctions, declined to participate. "To be clear, the U.S. Dep...

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Trump calls for Russian Federation to be readmitted to G7

Trump calls for Russian Federation to be readmitted to G7

Meanwhile, Trump continued to talk tough Friday, even threatening to "terminate" the North American Free Trade Agreement , which he has repeatedly characterized as unfair to the U.S. While trade is n...

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China Holds Shanghai Cooperation Organization Meeting Opposite G7 Summit

China Holds Shanghai Cooperation Organization Meeting Opposite G7 Summit

Modi said he would talk to leaders of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation's countries and discuss a "wide range of subjects" with them. The Modi-Xi meet will give both leaders the chance to asse...

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President Trump says he will probably support Rep. Dave Joyce's marijuana bill

President Trump says he will probably support Rep. Dave Joyce's marijuana bill

Trump's embrace of the bill is just another blow to his attorney general, who has been a longtime opponent of marijuana. The bi-partisan bill introduced yesterday (June 7) by Sens. "The two of...

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Spain’s ousted prime minister Rajoy to quit as conservative party leader

Spain’s ousted prime minister Rajoy to quit as conservative party leader

With just 84 seats in Spain's 350-seat parliament, Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez's administration also has the smallest representation of any government since the country returned to democrac...

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First Canada Tried to Charm Trump. Now It's Fighting Back

First Canada Tried to Charm Trump. Now It's Fighting Back

Right now, we are not going to live with the deals the way they are. Former Polish Prime Minister and the current President of the European Council Donald Tusk claimed that the "rules-based worldwid...

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Woman gored by bison in Yellowstone

Woman gored by bison in Yellowstone

The bison - which can weigh up to 2,000lb - got agitated and crossed the boardwalk, charging the crowd and goring Hancock. The bison then left the area. In early May, a bison rammed and slightly injur...

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Afghan Taliban announces Eid ceasefire for first time

The Taliban's statement added that the leadership of the Taliban may also consider releasing prisoners of war, if they promise not to return to the battlefield. The Taliban attacked security outposts ...

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Killed,35 Wounded In A Deadly Twin Blasts

Killed,35 Wounded In A Deadly Twin Blasts

He said the main issue was with the electronic vote-counting machines that were used for the first time on 12 May. During his weekly press conference on Tuesday, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said ...

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Corbyn to push for 'new single market' deal in crunch Commons vote

Corbyn to push for 'new single market' deal in crunch Commons vote

Mrs May declined to answer during PMQs when pressed by Mr Corbyn on whether the blueprint would be ready. After the PM refused to reveal when she will publish the Government's long-awaited Brexit Wh...

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Trump Supports Relaxing Federal Pot Laws, In Blow To Jeff Sessions

Trump Supports Relaxing Federal Pot Laws, In Blow To Jeff Sessions

Since arriving in office, Trump has had a frosty relationship with Sessions, repeatedly criticizing him in public for having recused himself from overseeing the investigation into Russian interferen...

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Mom, boyfriend sentenced in 8-year-old’s ‘animalistic’ death

Mom, boyfriend sentenced in 8-year-old’s ‘animalistic’ death

Lomeli said couple's "conduct was horrendous, inhumane and nothing short of evil ". Yesterday in court, the criminals responsible for the torturing and eventually murdering 8-year-old Gabrie...

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California voters recall judge of controversial Stanford sexual assault case

California voters recall judge of controversial Stanford sexual assault case

But the Turner sentence was especially egregious. Cordell was among a number of law school professors and retired judges who fear that judges may now take public perception into account more than th...

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Taiwan military drill repels 'invasion' as China tensions rise

Taiwan military drill repels 'invasion' as China tensions rise

Tsai watched Thursday's session of the ongoing "Han Kuang" (Han Glory) exercise involving 4,100 soldiers, attack helicopters and fighter jets from an air base in Taichung. Taiwan has accused China of...

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Kathleen Wynne speaks following the Liberals’ crushing election loss

Kathleen Wynne speaks following the Liberals’ crushing election loss

It's not clear how Ford will fund his promises, as the party didn't release a fully costed plan. "We have already hit the ground running", Ford said. Some of the deep clamour for change emerged simp...

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Israeli army kills Palestinian youth in occupied West Bank

Israeli army kills Palestinian youth in occupied West Bank

An IDF spokesman confirmed on Twitter that they did indeed shoot a Palestinian man, who was confronting soldiers with 10 others, while they were conducting an arrest in the village northwest of Ramal...

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U.S. pushes NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat

U.S. pushes NATO to ready more forces to deter Russian threat

Expect support for Mattis' proposal - with some pushback from alliance members the USA will likely criticise for slow deployment - and from Russian Federation, which the new forces are unequivocally s...

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President Trump talks about Melania Trump's 'operation'

President Trump talks about Melania Trump's 'operation'

President Trump on Friday shared new details about his wife's health, telling reporters that her medical procedure last month lasted almost four hours and that she is under doctors' orders not to fly...

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France's Emmanuel Macron Throws Down Trump Twitter Gauntlet: G7 Can Be G6

President Donald Trump fired off what appeared to be passive-aggressive tweets to world leaders on Thursday, one day before he is set to meet G7 leaders for a summit in Canada . That comment has Tr...

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Turkey blasts Austria's 'racist' move to close mosques

Turkey blasts Austria's 'racist' move to close mosques

They are then shown to play dead with Turkish flags draped over their "bodies". The mosque in question was run by the Turkish-Islamic Cultural Associations (ATIB) organisation, based in the Germ...

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China Hacks Navy Contractor, Steals Submarine Data

China Hacks Navy Contractor, Steals Submarine Data

The contractor, which was not named, works for the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Newport, R.I., which conducts research and development for submarines and underwater weapons. The report comes at a ...

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Kids respond to brutal obit that says mother 'will not be missed'

Kids respond to brutal obit that says mother 'will not be missed'

The pair Wednesday at St. Anne's, a Catholic Church in the heart of the small community, and they had two children, Gina and Jay. The picture Dehmalo paints in broad brushstrokes is of a broken, dys...

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United States soldier killed, 4 others wounded in 'enemy attack' in Somalia

United States soldier killed, 4 others wounded in 'enemy attack' in Somalia

At least one US special forces soldier was killed and four US service members were wounded after an enemy attack in Jubaland, Somalia, according to a statement from US Africa Command (AFRICOM). Hund...

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Woman sentenced to 18 years for kidnapping infant in 1998

Woman sentenced to 18 years for kidnapping infant in 1998

Gloria Williams posed as a nurse and stole Kamiyah Mobley from a Jacksonville hospital in July 1998 before giving the child a different name, Alexis Manigo, and raising her as her own in SC. William...

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Wynne resigns as Ontario Liberal party leader

Wynne resigns as Ontario Liberal party leader

Kathleen Wynne , who stepped down as Liberal leader after the party's dramatic downfall, said she hopes premier-designate Doug Ford will change the rules to grant the designation, which now requires...

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