• Amid uproar, Trump says he’s ‘looking forward’ to second meeting with Putin
Amid uproar, Trump says he’s ‘looking forward’ to second meeting with Putin

In an interview with CNBC television on Thursday, Trump said that "getting along with President Putin, getting along with Russia's a positive, not a negative". In seeking to shift the blame to the media, as he often does, Trump said many stories are "total fiction", but did not provide examples. The official did not specify if that meant Ru...

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  • Children, elderly among 17 dead after Missouri 'duck boat' sinks
Children, elderly among 17 dead after Missouri 'duck boat' sinks

Children were among the 17 killed, officials said . Of those, one sustained serious injuries, Rader said. The 17 victims were aged between 1 and 70 and came from six USA states, authorities said. Footage recorded at Table Rock Lake showed small duck boats, which can traverse both water and land, struggling against large waves and heavy winds...

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  • Two shark attacks reported off New York's Fire Island
Two shark attacks reported off New York's Fire Island

Police confirmed that the injuries are bites, but are still investigating whether a shark was responsible. In one of the attacks, a 13-year-old boy was boogie boarding at Atlantique Beach when he was struck, said Caroline Smith, spokeswoman for the town of Islip.

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  • Trump backtracks, says he misspoke on Russian election tampering
Trump backtracks, says he misspoke on Russian election tampering

Mr Trump is facing bipartisan criticism for his refusal to publicly challenge Mr Putin over Russia's election hacking and for doubting U.S. intelligence agency conclusions about Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign. "There was nobody to collude with". As criticism mounted, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders announced Trump would spe...

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  • Israel Sentences Palestinian to 9 Years for Moving Turkish Funds to Hamas
Israel Sentences Palestinian to 9 Years for Moving Turkish Funds to Hamas

Hamas' burning kites and balloons launched over the border fence have ignited over 1,000 fires in the area adjacent to the Strip in the past three months, laying waste to more than 8,200 acres of forest and agricultural land, with damage totaling tens of millions of dollars.

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  • Suspect in 1988 killing of in girl arrested using DNA, genealogy databases
Suspect in 1988 killing of in girl arrested using DNA, genealogy databases

Court papers say Miller confessed that he strangled Tinsley so she wouldn't tell anyone he had molested her. Police said Miller was responsible for several incidents in which he wrote notes claiming to be the killer throughout the past three decades.

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  • Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant
Kim slams local North Koreans for unfinished power plant

North Korea announced Monday that it will grant a general amnesty for prisoners ahead of the country's 70th founding anniversary on September 9, state-run media reported Monday. Professor Yang Moo-jin of the University of North Korean Studies said Kim was sending a domestic and external signal that the North was focusing on the economy after his Si...

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  • Convicted Sharif family file appeal against Avenfield verdict in Islamabad High Court
Convicted Sharif family file appeal against Avenfield verdict in Islamabad High Court

Flights that were to arrive at Islamabad airport this morning have been diverted to Lahore airport. The appeal comes ahead of hotly contested general elections scheduled for July 25. Sharif and members of his family were charged with corruption in connection with the purchase of luxury apartments in London's Park Lane. She said that cases...

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  • Putin summit elicits strong reactions from political leaders
Putin summit elicits strong reactions from political leaders

There were indications of an arrangement to work together and with Israel to support a ceasefire in southern Syria, suggesting that the United States administration is backing off its demand that Moscow's ally Bashar al-Assad step down. "This is shameful", said Senator Jeff Flake, a fellow Republican and staunch critic of the president. Director ...

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  • Trump and Putin step back from summit remarks
Trump and Putin step back from summit remarks

He continued, "Let me be very clear in saying I accept our intelligence agencies' conclusion that Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential race took place". He has a history of undoing his own (rare) clean-up attempts after making a mess, as I noted earlier , once the cronies and MAGA true believers start working him on privately to be himself...

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  • Donald Trump Says America's 'Biggest Foe' Is the European Union
Donald Trump Says America's 'Biggest Foe' Is the European Union

Trump's tweets came after he sat down with CBS News' Jeff Glor , sounding less-than-prepared for the high stakes meet-and-greet in Helsinki. In comments made during the Sunday Meet the Press show, President Trump declared that the United States has "a lot of foes", singling out the European Union first and foremost among them .

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  • Woman survived 7 days after driving off California cliff
Woman survived 7 days after driving off California cliff

Angela Hernandez , 23, of Portland, was found by the Monterey County Sheriff's Office while responding to a report of a white Jeep with OR plates "over the cliff" off Highway 1. She stayed alive "by drinking water from the radiator of her vehicle ", according to the Highway Patrol. She says she met so many handsome people, ' Isabel added on Fa...

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  • Thai soccer team mourns Navy SEAL
Thai soccer team mourns Navy SEAL

In video messages of the boys shown at a news conference on Saturday, they are seen wearing surgical masks, a safeguard against infection that's been taken since the last of them were pulled from the Tham Luang cave on Tuesday, ending an 18-day ordeal.

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  • Nord Stream 2 hits back at Trump's attack on Russian gas
Nord Stream 2 hits back at Trump's attack on Russian gas

As previously reported, trump has sharply criticized the system of construction of the gas pipeline "Nord stream-2" and called Germany dependent on Russian Federation. In recent years, advances in extraction technology have made the United States one of the leading producers of natural gas, a fossil fuel but one that is relatively clean and effic...

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  • Protesters clash with police after man shot by officer in Chicago
Protesters clash with police after man shot by officer in Chicago

The incident happened shortly after 9:30 p.m. Friday in the 7900 block of South Essex Avenue, according to the Chicago Police Department. A weapon was recovered at the scene, Guglielmi said, but he did not say whether the man was armed when he was shot at around 5:30 p.m.

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  • IDF Strikes Hamas Tunnels Following Grenade Attack That Injures Officer
IDF Strikes Hamas Tunnels Following Grenade Attack That Injures Officer

Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian teenager and a second protester died of his wounds on Saturday, Gaza health officials said. Gaza militants fired more than 50 mortar bombs and rockets toward Israel , the military said, setting off sirens and sending Israelis fleeing to their shelters.

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  • Twitter to remove suspicious accounts
Twitter to remove suspicious accounts

Katy Perry , now the most-followed person on Twitter , had more than 109 million followers on Wednesday - a number that plunged to about 108 million on Thursday afternoon. This is because Twitter It is cleaning itself from the accounts which it has recently blocked. While Katy Perry lost almost three million - the most of any celebrity acc...

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  • Trump Apologizes to May and Vows U.K. Trade Deal After Brexit
Trump Apologizes to May and Vows U.K. Trade Deal After Brexit

In measured language, he criticised the Prime Minister for the Brexit deal she had persuaded her Ministers - majority at least - to agree to, and for not following his advice on how to negotiate with the EU. Not so she says, it had been "in gestation for some time". "Don't walk away from those negotiations because then you'll be stuck". 'We'll ma...

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  • New York's Governor Wants To Codify The Protections In Roe V. Wade
New York's Governor Wants To Codify The Protections In Roe V. Wade

But this doesn't mean that abortion rights are totally secure in the state of Colorado - only that they'd be secure immediately following the overturning of Roe . "[Sen.] Dean Heller, R-Nev., is going to have to stand by his vote in November in a hugely pro-choice state, and [Sen.] Cory Gardner, R-Colo., [is] up in 2020".

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  • Trump meets with Theresa May after candid British tabloid interview
Trump meets with Theresa May after candid British tabloid interview

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday, the second day of his London trip, visits the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst, then Chequers - the 16th century manor house of the current prime minister - followed by Windsor Castle. "I think he has done a bad job on crime, if you look, all of the frightful things going on there, with all of the crime...

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  • Helsinki Is A Natural Fit For The Trump-Putin Summit
Helsinki Is A Natural Fit For The Trump-Putin Summit

The two leaders are set to meet in Helsinki, Finland on Monday after the Department of Justice on Friday indicted 12 Russian intelligence officers for hacking into the computers of the Democratic National Committee. But I mean, why are we assuming that Donald Trump is going to do anything different than he's already done? He said North Atlant...

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  • Trump Baby Blimp Hits The Skies Of London During UK Visit
Trump Baby Blimp Hits The Skies Of London During UK Visit

He had used a Thursday morning press conference in Brussels to attack the prime minister's Brexit plan and highlight cabinet divisions. He added that May should make sure "we don't have any restrictions" on post-Brexit trade, contrasting it with European Union tariffs on cars and restrictions on farm imports.

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  • USA companies in China mostly oppose tariffs, survey shows
USA companies in China mostly oppose tariffs, survey shows

South Korea's trade ministry said the trade war could be "prolonged and spread", adding that it would prepare responses and scenarios to cope with the economic impact of the trade row. social media campaigns, delays or blockage of regulatory approvals, travel bans, investment restrictions, among other options", Raymond James analyst Ed Mills said...

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  • Nawaz Sharif, Maryam in UAE, to reach Lahore by 6:15pm
Nawaz Sharif, Maryam in UAE, to reach Lahore by 6:15pm

Maryam and Nawaz are expected to arrive Pakistan today after which they will be put under arrest and taken to jail under heavy security. Containers have been placed on the roads. Party officials say the police have started a crackdown against them, detaining hundreds of workers in the early hours on Friday. The Papers showed Sharif and his children...

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  • Best Scottish Twitter reactions to England’s exit from the World Cup
Best Scottish Twitter reactions to England’s exit from the World Cup

Shark Tank star Robert Herjavec was born in Croatia before his family emigrated to Canada, and the businessman has delighted in cheering on his home country throughout their thrilling World Cup run. That connection between the team and the fans is back, which shows how far we have come. "This is literally what we're all feeling now", another...

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  • US Congress Warns Netanyahu Against Making Deal With Putin Regarding Syria
US Congress Warns Netanyahu Against Making Deal With Putin Regarding Syria

This is the second time this week that Syria has reported intercepting Israeli missiles, and sustaining a military attack without any casualties. Syrian state media said the missiles targeted positions around Hader village in the southern province of Quneitra, near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.

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  • Trump weighs top picks for Supreme Court amid last-minute maneuvering
Trump weighs top picks for Supreme Court amid last-minute maneuvering

Bush's campaign during the election recount in 2000 and served in the Bush White House . "We are going and mobilizing where we have leverage", said Mallory Quigley, a spokeswoman for the group. Wade case which decriminalized abortion access. In a speech on the Senate floor, Schumer said Kavanaugh is a "deeply, deeply conservative justice, wa...

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  • Casey to oppose Trump's Supreme Court pick
Casey to oppose Trump's Supreme Court pick

In his dissent for Seven-Sky v. Holder, Kavanaugh detailed how he views the role federal courts should play, one that includes no oversight over Congress's taxation powers. Democratic Sen. Doug Jones of Alabama has replaced Republican Sen. Macias says it's not clear that Kavanaugh would actually cast a vote to change current abortion laws.

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  • Thai official: 4 boys brought out of cave Monday
Thai official: 4 boys brought out of cave Monday

ET), followed by the second boy 10 minutes later. Thirteen foreign divers and five members of Thailand's elite Seal unit made up the main team guiding the boys to safety through narrow, submerged passageways. Among the ideas were drilling an escape route through the mountain, or leaving them for months until the monsoon season ended and the f...

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  • US Service Member Killed in Apparent Insider Attack in Afghanistan
US Service Member Killed in Apparent Insider Attack in Afghanistan

The coalition said the two wounded United States service members are in stable condition and being treated. Officials said the incident is now under investigation. A Pentagon report last month said there were 47 so-called "green-on-green" attacks, or incidents where Afghan soldiers turn on their own side, so far this year.

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  • North Korea Calls Latest US Talks 'Regrettable,' Bashes Demands for Denuclearization
North Korea Calls Latest US Talks 'Regrettable,' Bashes Demands for Denuclearization

Pompeo and Kim Yong Chol, dictator Kim Jong Un's top adviser and North Korea's former spy chief, exchanged pleasantries before the second meeting between the two countries. Another meeting is scheduled between the US and North Korea on July 12 at the Demilitarized Zone, with the Department of Defense to take the lead on those talks.

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  • Escape by diving 'not suitable' yet for boys in Thai cave
Escape by diving 'not suitable' yet for boys in Thai cave

USA dive and medical personnel will support the proposed operation by staging equipment and setting up triage stations, but will not go beyond the third chamber inside the cave, according to the document. The level of oxygen in the cave where the boys are trapped has dropped to 15 per cent. He said that the last time the two spoke, "we talked abo...

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  • In blow to May, UK’s top Brexit official quits government
In blow to May, UK’s top Brexit official quits government

With several Conservative MPs taking to social media to praise Mr Davis' announcement, it is unclear whether the Prime Minister's Brexit plan can command the support of her own party, or if she can avoid a leadership challenged triggered if 48 members of her parliamentary party send letters of no confidence to the chairman of the 1922 Committee .

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  • Cult leader in Tokyo sarin attack executed along with 6 followers
Cult leader in Tokyo sarin attack executed along with 6 followers

He was sentenced to death in 2004 for the attack and other crimes including another sarin gas attack in 1994 in Matsumoto, which killed eight people and injured more than 100 others. Japanese police tightened security Friday after the executions of the founder and six former senior members of the AUM Shinrikyo cult earlier in the day fanned fears a...

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  • U.S. Excluded from Iran Nuclear Deal Summit in Vienna
U.S. Excluded from Iran Nuclear Deal Summit in Vienna

In calls with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said since the USA withdrawal "Iran has been dealing with economic issues and problems in banking relations and oil" and that foreign companies were "skeptical" about continuing their business, Iran's semi-officia...

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