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European Union leaders unable to agree summit statement as one country blocks

European Union leaders unable to agree summit statement as one country blocks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at a European Union leaders summit in Brussels , Belgium on June 29, 2018. He will...

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Syria's role in chemical weapons attacks to be investigated

Syria's role in chemical weapons attacks to be investigated

The new British-led proposal, which so far has the support of 21 other states, comes after a steady increase since 2012 of the use of chemical weapons, mainly in the Syrian civil war, but also in Iraq...

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Maryland shooting: USA police had been warned about shooter

Maryland shooting: USA police had been warned about shooter

Chief Altomare said he had previously made threats against employees, but the newspaper had chosen not to pursue criminal charges out of fear it would make the situation worse. According to reports, R...

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Britain’s Prince William, in Jerusalem, honours Holocaust victims, meets Netanyahu

Britain’s Prince William, in Jerusalem, honours Holocaust victims, meets Netanyahu

Earlier the duke had paid a visit to the official residence of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , who also recognised the importance of William's presence in Israel . Britain's Prince Willi...

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Canada announces billions in retaliatory tariffs against US

Canada announces billions in retaliatory tariffs against US

Earlier in the day the federal government unveiled an updated list of US products that are about to be slapped with tariffs while promising to spend up to $2 billion to protect steel, aluminum and man...

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Trump Stumps In Fargo

Trump Stumps In Fargo

Rep. Waters, a California Democrat who has always been a far-left voice in the party, has gained new notoriety with her recent calls for citizens to confront Trump administration officials in restau...

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Pompeo: North Korea yet to return USA troop remains

Pompeo: North Korea yet to return USA troop remains

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that North Korea remains a nuclear threat, but defended Trump's previous comment. Trump initially tapped Harris to be ambassador to Australia in Febru...

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Bolton visits Moscow, US, Russia set date for Trump-Putin summit

Bolton visits Moscow, US, Russia set date for Trump-Putin summit

A Bloomberg News reporter later asked Bolton whether he was "suspicious" that Putin arrived on time to the meeting and treated Trump's emissary "with more respect" than he gives other world leaders....

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Supreme Court vacancy puts Murkowski in the middle, again

Supreme Court vacancy puts Murkowski in the middle, again

A new poll Friday found 67 percent of Americans are opposed to rolling back the landmark 1973 Supreme Court decision that guarantees a woman's right to an abortion. And intermediaries told Kennedy...

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About 600 people arrested in DC protesting Donald Trump immigration policy

About 600 people arrested in DC protesting Donald Trump immigration policy

Cheered on by some Democratic lawmakers who walked among them, the women said they were pushed to the protest by President Trump's zero tolerance policy which sparked separations of children fro...

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House rejects Republican immigration bill, ignoring Trump - International

House rejects Republican immigration bill, ignoring Trump - International

As it stands now, though, the status quo suits Democrats far more than it does Republicans , as the existing law and EO force catch-and-release as the only option. But community groups say it i...

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Can not tolerate Pakistan becoming haven for terror groups: Nikki Haley

Can not tolerate Pakistan becoming haven for terror groups: Nikki Haley

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Wednesday she saw opportunities in developing stronger ties with India in multiple ways, especially in fighting terrorism and military cooper...

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Nigerian oil tanker fire kills nine in commercial capital Lagos

Nigerian oil tanker fire kills nine in commercial capital Lagos

I thought it was a bomb and there was an explosion and fire everywhere, so I started running away". Another tragic incident has occurred barely 24 hours after the fuel tanker accident that claimed s...

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Thousands of Australians stranded after Mount Agung volcano spews ash

Thousands of Australians stranded after Mount Agung volcano spews ash

The airport on Indonesia's holiday island of Bali reopened on Friday after ash from a volcano forced a brief closure and the cancellation of more than 300 flights. The regional Volcanic Ash Advisory C...

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Active shooter reported at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis

Active shooter reported at the Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis

A U.S. official briefed on the investigation has identified the suspect in a shooting at a Maryland newspaper as a white male who is believed to have carried a shotgun. O'Brien said Maryland Gov. La...

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Supreme Court ruling gets mixed reactions

Supreme Court ruling gets mixed reactions

Writing for the court, Chief Justice John Roberts said that the government "has set forth a sufficient national security justification" to prevail. Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who wrote the dissentin...

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Why Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's win should be studied by Republicans

Why Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's win should be studied by Republicans

Rep. Carolyn Maloney fended off the insurgent campaign of Suraj Patel with 58 percent of the vote. "A Democrat who takes corporate money, profits off foreclosure, doesn't live here, doesn't send...

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Ocasio-Cortez’s Victory Is a Win for New York’s Restaurant Workers

Ocasio-Cortez’s Victory Is a Win for New York’s Restaurant Workers

The 28-year-old Democratic primary victor may have stunned the country last night when she unseated long-time Congressman Joe Crowley , but the Bronx-born daughter of a Puerto Rican immigrant, commun...

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BREXIT alert. Queen Elizabeth approves law that will end membership of EU

BREXIT alert. Queen Elizabeth approves law that will end membership of EU

The act also paves the way for the repealing of the 1972 European Communities Act, which underpins EU membership. The UK's vehicle industry warned Tuesday of the threat to the sector posed by the on...

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Partial Results Show Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Leading in Country's Elections

Partial Results Show Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Leading in Country's Elections

Mr. Erdoğan, 64, the most popular - yet divisive - leader in Turkey's modern history, told jubilant, flag-waving supporters there would be no retreat from his drive to transform the country, a deepl...

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Democrat Joseph Crowley Loses Bid to Latina Socialist Woman

Democrat Joseph Crowley Loses Bid to Latina Socialist Woman

And she beat the hell out of him. "It's not about me", Crowley, 56, told his supporters at a campaign party following his loss. "But ultimately, I think that what we need to kind of focus on is ...

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Pelosi on Ocasio-Cortez's win: They made a choice in 1 district

Pelosi on Ocasio-Cortez's win: They made a choice in 1 district

Last night, the 14th congressional district of NY saw one of the largest surprises in the state's congressional primary history, as a 28-year-old Latina woman, named Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, defeate...

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Putin to host Trump advisor Bolton Wednesday

Putin to host Trump advisor Bolton Wednesday

The one-on-one meeting-which is expected to be held while President Trump is in Europe for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit next month-will cover Syria, arms-control, and the relationship...

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Entire Mexican police force arrested after mayoral candidate's murder

Entire Mexican police force arrested after mayoral candidate's murder

The entire police force for a Mexican town has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in the murder of a mayoral candidate. The statement did got give further details beyond stating that th...

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Cleaver: ‘There will be an insurgency’ in House Democratic caucus

Cleaver: ‘There will be an insurgency’ in House Democratic caucus

Ocasio-Cortez won almost 58 percent of the vote, compared to Crowley's 42 percent. Ocasio-Cortez will face Republican candidate Anthony Pappas in a race that is widely expected to remain in Democrat...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: ICE is running 'black sites' at the border

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: ICE is running 'black sites' at the border

Pending the results of other elections across the country, Ocasio-Cortez seems nearly certain to join Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders as one of the few socialists ever elected to Congress. The incu...

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Here are 25 names Trump could nominate to replace Justice Kennedy

Here are 25 names Trump could nominate to replace Justice Kennedy

Kennedy also addressed his retirement in a statement released by the Supreme Court's press office, stating that serving on the court has been "the greatest honor and privilege". "Justice Kennedy has...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's upset of Democratic House leader points to party divisions

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's upset of Democratic House leader points to party divisions

But Ocasio-Cortez's stance on impeachment differs with that of some high-ranking Democrats , especially House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi . But Vahedi, who lived on Ocasio-Cortez's dorm floor fre...

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Bags of cash, jewellery seized in Najib raid worth $273m

Bags of cash, jewellery seized in Najib raid worth $273m

Speaking to the press after nearly a month of counting and tabulating the seized items in which 150 of his officers had to work through the Hari Raya holiday period, Bukit Aman Commercial Crime Invest...

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US Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban

US Supreme Court upholds Trump travel ban

He nominated conservative judge Neil Gorsuch in 2017. Trump , who praised Kennedy as a "great justice", told reporters gathered in the Oval Office that the replacement process will "begin immediate...

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Israeli missiles strike near Damascus airport: Syrian state media

Israeli missiles strike near Damascus airport: Syrian state media

Asked about the report, an Israeli military spokesman said: "We do not comment on foreign reports". Assad is pressing the offensive with Russian support despite warnings from the United States which...

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Separated families must be reunited within 30 days

Separated families must be reunited within 30 days

Twenty-five protesters were taken into custody Tuesday in downtown Los Angeles in the USA state of California for denouncing Washington's immigration policy and separation practices. "I can not reunit...

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European Union migrant crisis: Italy presents overhaul plan at mini-summit

European Union migrant crisis: Italy presents overhaul plan at mini-summit

At the summit Merkel acknowledged that a pan-European solution to the migration crisis failed and said Germany was now seeking to address it through a series of bilateral and trilateral agreemen...

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Americans blame law-breaking parents, not Trump, for border separation

Americans blame law-breaking parents, not Trump, for border separation

Several immigration experts say the government could speed up the process by adding more judges to the immigration system. Parents are being offered the option to sign voluntary departure orders...

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Authorities: 7 arrests in connection with fatal stabbing

Authorities: 7 arrests in connection with fatal stabbing

The gang is based mostly in the Bronx and Upper Manhattan and has members aged in the teens to early 20's, the New York Post reported . Guzman-Feliz's death sent shockwaves through the community, ...

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Northern California wildfire jumps single road leading to rural communities

Northern California wildfire jumps single road leading to rural communities

Saturday on the western edge of Red Bluff. By 7:20 a.m. Sunday it had burned 3,000 acres and was 5 percent contained. A wildfire that was not contained grew to 21 square kilometres and destroyed at le...

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North Korea calls off 'anti-US imperialism' rally

North Korea calls off 'anti-US imperialism' rally

Pompeo told CNN that Trump's decision to suspend U.S. military exercises in the region will continue "only so long as there is a good-faith negotiation progress, productive results being achieved". "A...

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Supreme Court ducks dispute over florist who refused gay wedding request

Supreme Court ducks dispute over florist who refused gay wedding request

They would have preferred to see that opinion remain on the books to influence other lower court judges considering similar cases. The lower court then later ruled that Texas in doing so was conti...

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US Won't Intervene as Syria Strikes Rebels in Southwest

US Won't Intervene as Syria Strikes Rebels in Southwest

Safadi stressed that the solution to the crisis in Syria is a political one and focus must be on reaching it. She pointed the finger at Russian Federation which Haley said "will ultimately bear re...

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Melania 'deliberatelty' wore 'I don't care' jacket to meet child migrants

Melania 'deliberatelty' wore 'I don't care' jacket to meet child migrants

Speaking on Today Friday, respected journalist Peter Alexander said: 'Nobody knows exactly what to make of it, but speaking to anybody who knows Melania Trump , and they will tell you that nothing ...

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