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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit: EU's Tusk warns president to appreciate allies

Not only that, but Trump's suggestion that the U.S.is entitled to a "reimbursement" is absurd. Last year, Trump ruffled feathers by refusing to affirm NATO...


One dead after helicopter crashes into Virginia house

The crash is under investigation, but state police released a statement saying "federal, state and local police, with the assistance of the Williamsburg Fire De...


Syrian Regime Takes Key Border Crossing as More Rebel Towns Surrender

The Syrian regime on Friday reached a deal with rebels for the surrender of the remaining opposition-held cities and towns in the southern province of Daraa , ...


Trump Administration Will Not Meet Deadline for Reuniting Young Children

Immigrant children now housed in a tent encampment under the new " zero tolerance " policy by the Trump administration are shown walking in single file at the...


Beyond the trade war, US and China fight for economic supremacy

Trump has "ignited the biggest trade war in economic history ", the Chinese Ministry of Commerce said . The foreign ministry in Beijing said retaliatory m...


Police search intensifies after couple poisoned with Novichok

British ministers and members of the royal family have also boycotted the World Cup in Russian Federation. The UK's top counter-terrorism officer confirmed ...


THREE LEFT: Trump Narrows Supreme Court Pick, Announcement Coming MONDAY

With a narrow 51-49 GOP majority in the Senate , losing any Republican senator could begin to doom a nominee. President Trump is choosing his nominee fro...


Calls to ‘abolish ICE’ are ignorant and inane

Although Warren and Gillibrand sided with the "Abolish ICE " push, California Sen. But replace it with what? It wasn't so long ago that Democrats themselves ...


Trump mocks #MeToo, calls senator 'Pocahontas' during campaign stop

It set up the equation that prevailed for much of 2016 - with Trump adopting a position many people may see as extreme or offensive that causes mainstream med...


Heat wave kills 19 in Canada

In the Eastern Townships region southeast of Montreal, four deaths are under investigation to determine if they are related to the extreme heat. Premila D'Sa ...


Spain ripped in domestic press following World Cup exit 07/02/2018

He went out as if it were his first game as a professional, helping his team mates. It was Spain's third straight early elimination following disappointment...


Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin could meet without aides, Kremlin says

Russia's foreign minister Sergei Lavrov told a delegation of USA lawmakers he hoped their visit to Moscow would help restore relations between the two legisla...


Rutland Girl Critically Injured In Bahamas Boat Explosion

Two others who were aboard the boat were not injured, Knowles said. The tragedy occurred about 130 miles south of Exuma, an island south of Nassau, ABC 10 repor...


Trump interviews 4 for Supreme Court, 2-3 more to go

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told reporters in Ashland, Kentucky, on Monday that "it's probably going to be close; I think there will be a big nationa...


Leftist seen as Mexico's next president after massive win

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau also congratulated the new Mexican leader, saying the two countries "share common goals, strong people to people ties, an...


Melania Trump Visits Second Child Detention Site Without Controversy

Customs and Border Protection facility. The first lady's visit to Phoenix stemmed from the crisis surrounding President Trump's "zero-tolerance" prosecu...


European Union leaders back Africa, Balkans migrant reception centres

Draft conclusions included calls to speed up returns to countries tasked with processing them, such as Italy . Italy's new prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, le...


NY teen hacked to death with machete over mistaken identity; 5 arrested

There is also outrage at workers in the bodega , because surveillance video of the attack shows that they did nothing to help him. Sharing a picture of Junio...


Turks vote for president, parliament in crucial test for Erdogan

This weekend's election in Turkey may be a lose-lose scenario for investors. Turks began voting today for a new president and parliament in elections that p...


European Union leaders to hold mini-migration summit as crisis festers

Her hardline interior minister Horst Seehofer on Monday gave her a two-week ultimatum to reach such deals, threatening he would otherwise defy her and shutter...


The public widely rejected Trump's family separation policy, polls found

According to a White House official, US first lady Melania Trump "has been making her opinion known" to her husband that he needs to do whatever he can to ke...


White House: North Korea still a threat to US

The two leaders agreed to hold family reunions on August 15, which is marked as National Liberation Day in both countries. Trump also said the remains of US...


Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

Heart-rending images and sounds of wailing children separated from their guardians have led to a firestorm of opposition to the Trump administration's crackdown...


Justices: No definitive ruling on partisan districts

In Benisek , the court ruled that a preliminary injunction against the new Maryland redistricting rules would have violated the public interest, and so i...


Russian Foreign Ministry comments on US exit from US Human Rights Council

She lambasted the council for "its chronic bias against Israel" and lamented the fact that its membership includes accused human rights abusers such as China, C...


Homeland Security chief denies policy separates families at border

We give them medical care", Nielsen said . That echoed a statement from California Sen. "The government should be in the business of keeping families t...


DOJ Inspector General: Comey Mishandled Clinton Email Probe

Inspector General Michael Horowitz concluded in a long-awaited, 500-page report that Comey made a "serious error of judgement" in announcing he was reopeni...


Second Kansas Police Officer Dies After Inmate Shooting - Timothy Meads

Deputy Patrick Rohrer , 35, a seven-year veteran of the agency, died from his injuries. The suspect also was shot and was operated on at the hospital. Zeigler...


Macron 'never meant to offend' Italy with migrant comments

Macron on Tuesday blasted what he called Italy's cynicism and irresponsibility in turning away the Aquarius , with his office saying that France doesn't want...


Trump says North Korea poses no nuclear threat, despite weapons

The Bill Clinton and George W. Bush administrations both did so. Their seemingly friendly meeting was in sharp contrast to their tit-for-tat insults and bellico...


Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

But following his talks with Kim Jong-un in Singapore , Mr Trump described the drills as "very provocative" - contradicting previous USA administrations' insis...


Italy shuts ports to migrant boat, asks Malta to open its doors

Problems for the vessel began when Italy's Matteo Salvini , recently appointed as interior minister as part of a new right-wing government, closed the countr...


Explosion at Hawaii volcano spews ash as lava flows into sea

As it falls into the ocean, the molten rock's extreme temperature is causing the water to explode when it's rapidly converted into steam. USGS scientists have...


Measure to split California into 3 states qualifies for November ballot

California as we know it could end soon, if voters approve a ballot measure in November. " Southern California " would include farm communities such as Fresno ...


North Korea's Kim lands in Singapore ahead of Trump summit

However, he played down the possibility of a quick breakthrough and said the summit, which gets underway on Tuesday at 9am (11am AEST) should set the framewor...