Monday June 18-th, 2018

Photo shared by Angela Merkel hints at tension at G7 Photo shared by Angela Merkel hints at tension at G7

Photographs from the Group of Seven summit in Canada provided by the German and American governments have offered contrasting images of their leaders. Some felt it was this power dynamic that Merkel's photo perfectly captured. The Question Time had...

Missing Air Force Officer Found 35 Years Later In California

At the time of his disappearance, the 31-year-old office had top secret security clearance, working on "classified planning and analysis of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation command, control and communications surveillance systems", United States mi...

Trump throws G-7 into disarray with tweets after he leaves Trump throws G-7 into disarray with tweets after he leaves

What do YOU think? And it comes at a time when Trudeau's in need of some help as the American leadership is publicly bashing him hard. The director of the national economic council under the Trump administration , Larry Kudlow, said during a CN...

Somalia: US soldier killed, 4 wounded in firefight Somalia: US soldier killed, 4 wounded in firefight

The incident is the first known death of a US servicemen in Africa since the ambush in Niger last October. The attack occurred in Jubaland, where a large force comprising about 800 Somali, Kenyan and USA troops were working to clear a large area of...

Judge Halts Deportation of Pizza Delivery Man-For Now Judge Halts Deportation of Pizza Delivery Man-For Now

Judge Alison J. Nathan of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY ordered Saturday evening for the government to show why a temporary preliminary injunction should not be granted in the case of Pablo Villavicencio Calderon, an Ecuad...

Florida Failed on Background Checks for an Entire Year Florida Failed on Background Checks for an Entire Year

Today, the Tampa Bay Times published a report titled " Adam Putnam's office stopped concealed weapons background checks for a year because it couldn't log in". Now, he said, there are more "eyeballs" making sure the work is complete and a "more se...

Trump says he ordered his representatives not to sign G7’s final communique

Navarro's comments added to the White House's continued criticism of Trudeau, who said after Trump left the G7 summit that Canada would impose retaliatory measures to answer Trump's tariffs and warned that Canada would not be "pushed around"....

Vladimir Putin Dismisses G7 Criticism As Vladimir Putin Dismisses G7 Criticism As "Babbling", Calls For Cooperation

Russian Federation has also interfered in elections in France, Germany, Norway, Spain and Ukraine, he said. The presidents of China, Russia and Mongolia pledged to strengthen trilateral cooperation during their meeting here on Saturday.

President Trump delivers warning on trade as he leaves G-7 summit President Trump delivers warning on trade as he leaves G-7 summit

John McCain on Saturday night criticized President Trump for his comments about the G7 summit about trade and Russian Federation. "Our values and interests are built through multilateralism, including American interests", Macron said in a tweet...

Melania Trump's Spokeswoman Says Rudy Giuliani Doesn't Speak for the First Lady Melania Trump's Spokeswoman Says Rudy Giuliani Doesn't Speak for the First Lady

After initially denying it, both Clifford and Trump have come clean to different degrees about the less than one-nighter they had in 2006 and the $130,000 the actress was paid just before the 2016 election to basically keep quiet. "His most recen...

Watson congratulates Ford and new PC Government Watson congratulates Ford and new PC Government

Led by Andrea Horwath, the NDP earned 34% of the vote . "I think it's important", she said. Ford, whose favourite campaign slogan was "Help in on the way", tells the cheering crowd "Help is here". But, despite not releasing a fully costed campai...

Emergency UN General Assembly meeting on Gaza called for Wednesday Emergency UN General Assembly meeting on Gaza called for Wednesday

Last year, Federation Internationale de Football Association deferred action on a Palestinian-led effort to penalize Israel for having teams on the West Bank. Growing despair in Gaza over blockade-linked hardships, including daily hours-long po...

Singapore says 'all systems go' for Trump-Kim summit Singapore says 'all systems go' for Trump-Kim summit

The highly-anticipated meeting between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Kim Jong Un is scheduled for next Tuesday. Speaking before his departure from the G7 summit in Canada , Mr Trump said: "I feel that Kim Jong-un wants to do something grea...

Trump says he is likely to support ending federal ban on cannabis Trump says he is likely to support ending federal ban on cannabis

While running for president, Trump repeatedly said that he believed marijuana legalization should be up to states. "The States Act is a great example of bipartisan legislation and how this country is meant to work", said Erik Knutson, chief...

India enters Shanghai Cooperation Organisation with eye on boosting counter-terror India enters Shanghai Cooperation Organisation with eye on boosting counter-terror

Chinese President Xi Jinping will open late Saturday a two-day regional security summit attended by Russia, Iran and other allies confronting rising tensions with the USA over trade and Washington's withdrawal from the Iranian nuclear deal.

Taliban announce first ceasefire since 2001 to mark end of Ramadan Taliban announce first ceasefire since 2001 to mark end of Ramadan

The militant movement ordered its local commanders to observe a three-day break in operations against Afghan forces to mark the upcoming religious holiday of Eid. They also said they would defend themselves against any attack. The insurgents did no...

Kate Middleton Catches Charlotte as She Falls on Palace Balcony Kate Middleton Catches Charlotte as She Falls on Palace Balcony

This year the ceremony, which is staged every June in London's historic Horse Guards Parade, will see the Colour of the 1st Battalion the Coldstream Guards being trooped. This year, the newest addition to the ceremony was, of course, the Duchess...

Body found after gator pulls woman into south Florida lake Body found after gator pulls woman into south Florida lake

While there are signs warning visitors not to swim in the lake, one resident criticized the park supervisors for not including signs specifically about the alligators and snakes in the park. News media earlier reported a caller told police he saw a...

Guatemala volcanic eruption kills 69 Guatemala volcanic eruption kills 69

Authorities have said the window is closing on the chances of finding anyone else alive in the devastation. Fanuel Garcia, director of the National Institute of Forensic Sciences, said 69 bodies had been recovered and 17 of those had been identifie...

Avenatti says Cohen is 'hellbent' on keeping truth from Americans Avenatti says Cohen is 'hellbent' on keeping truth from Americans

The president has denied it. The lawsuit also alleges that Davidson "secretly tipped off" Cohen about Daniels' plans to hire another counsel and publicly disclose her relationship with the president, which resulted in Cohen initiating an arbitr...

Ex-Senate Intelligence Security Chief Charged in FBI Leak Probe Ex-Senate Intelligence Security Chief Charged in FBI Leak Probe

Earlier on Thursday, the New York Times reported that Wolfe's case involved "an investigation of classified information leaks where prosecutors also secretly seized years' worth of a New York Times reporter's phone and email records". "This decis...

Iowa Democrats pick 2 women for targeted congressional seats Iowa Democrats pick 2 women for targeted congressional seats

Voters on Tuesday also went to the polls to choose candidates in primaries in Iowa , Mississippi, Alabama, Montana, South Dakota and New Mexico . He's been examining the pre-election polling data for more than a year. That is over double the ...

DOJ offers new briefing as lawmakers dispute Trump spy claim DOJ offers new briefing as lawmakers dispute Trump spy claim

Gaetz is one of a dozen or so House Republicans pushing for a second special counsel to investigate the FBI and Justice Department's handling of its probe into Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. Democrats made similar comments immediately after...

China reportedly stole secret USA weapon plans in Navy hack China reportedly stole secret USA weapon plans in Navy hack

The hackers stole "massive amounts" of secret data from the Navy contractor - including plans to develop a supersonic anti-ship missile for US subs, American intelligence officials told the Post . The US's intervention comes after The People's Lib...

Manafort hit with indictment for conspiracy to obstruct justice; former associate charged Manafort hit with indictment for conspiracy to obstruct justice; former associate charged

Prosecutors allege that Mr. Kilimnik and Mr. Manafort tried to convince two associates who worked on the campaign involving the Europeans, whom they referred to as the "Hapsburg group", to lie about its scope. Mueller is now asking a judge to either ...

GOP senators push for bill to rein in Trump on tariffs GOP senators push for bill to rein in Trump on tariffs

But the Senate version carries a warning to Trump with a trade provision to block any White House plan to lift penalties on the China-based telecommunications company ZTE, which faces trade law violations over selling sensitive technologies to US adv...

GOP Sen. Kennedy: Scott Pruitt Is 'Acting Like A Moron' GOP Sen. Kennedy: Scott Pruitt Is 'Acting Like A Moron'

In one email exchange reviewed by CNN, Hupp emailed Cathy from her EPA.gov email address on May 16. "Administrator Scott Pruitt , thank you". The subject line of the email was "Meeting with Administrator Scott Pruitt ". Senate Joni Ernst (R-IA) j...

Trudeau warns of difficult talks between G7 leaders on intractable issues Trudeau warns of difficult talks between G7 leaders on intractable issues

The French president took a firm stance against President Donald Trump's isolationist policies, as he spoke in Canada alongside Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau . The US imposed tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from its allies - the...

Macron and Trudeau vow to confront Trump on tariffs Macron and Trudeau vow to confront Trump on tariffs

During a meeting with the Trump administration's top economic officials Tuesday, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin advised President Donald Trump against imposing tariffs on Canada, ABC News reported Tuesday. Maybe it all started to go downh...

Accused driver of tank-like vehicle is DePaul grad — CRAZY CHASE Accused driver of tank-like vehicle is DePaul grad — CRAZY CHASE

Police say that's where the adult male soldier finally surrendered. Court documents said Yabut was glassy-eyed and disoriented when he was taken into custody. Dozens of state troopers were said to be in pursuit of the vehicle at the time of the ...

David Koch stepping down from Koch Industries David Koch stepping down from Koch Industries

Americans for Prosperity and the Libre Initiative are the other two Koch-sponsored organizations joining the campaign. "David has always been a fighter and is dealing with this challenge in the same way", Charles Koch wrote in the memo dated June...

Trump falsely accuses Canada of burning down White House

Canada , which was a British colony at the time, did not gain independence until 1867. When asked if the comment was received as a joke, one source on the call said: "To the degree one can ever take what is said as a joke". This is a risky course...

Imran Khan's ex-wife threatens to file defamation suit against Reham Khan Imran Khan's ex-wife threatens to file defamation suit against Reham Khan

She also said that in case Imran Khan becomes the Prime Minister of Pakistan, it would be very unsafe for the country. PTI lawyer in his petition stated, Reham is working on the agenda of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) and she is carrying o...

Woman in Wildwood beach arrest says she hurt neck and back Woman in Wildwood beach arrest says she hurt neck and back

She was eventually taken into custody and charged with aggravated assault on a police officer, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct, aggravated assault by spitting on an officer, and minor in possession of alcohol. Weinman's attorney, Stephen Dicht, ...

Melania Trump will not attend G7 or Singapore summits Melania Trump will not attend G7 or Singapore summits

There were no official or reliable leaked reports about her status following her surgery for what was described as a benign kidney condition . However, Grisham confirmed to CNN that Melania would attend the reception for Gold Star families , ...

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