Global

The 7 most awkward moments from Trump's Israel trip

The 7 most awkward moments from Trump's Israel trip United States President Donald Trump will be visiting Israel and the Palestinian territories on 22 and 23 may. Trump asked. "Do you have any idea?" The list of things President Trump touched this week also includes the Western Wall in Jerusalem, the holiest and most sacred site in the Jewish faith and, um, the Great Orb . [Full Article...]

Erdogan urges more anti-terror cooperation inside North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Erdogan urges more anti-terror cooperation inside North Atlantic Treaty Organisation Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , right, and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu arrive for the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday, May 25, 2017. However, the German government on May 11 accepted asylum application of some former military personnel affiliated with the Gulen Movement, and the United States has refused to extradite preacher Fethullah Gulen from P... [Full Article...]

Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

In addition, the White House, FBI , and Central Intelligence Agency declined to comment. Then-national security adviser Michael Flynn at the White House on February 1. The story was first reported Thursday by NBC News and The Washington Post . "If the Russians want to get into the (Democratic National Committee) again they will be able to get in, or the RNC or just about any other private ... [Full Article...]

Philippine troops battle terrorists in besieged city with helicopters, tanks

Convoys of vehicles packed with evacuees and protected by heavily armed soldiers streamed into nearby Iligan City. Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into t. He said they are verifying reports that around half of the dozen extremists killed in the Marawi fighting were foreigners. They said six soldiers died in Thursday's fighting. [Full Article...]

Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling

Former CIA head to answer questions about Russian meddling The committee also issued a letter to Flynn's lawyer urging the retired Army lieutenant general to comply. Flynn's attorney, Robert Kelner, declined to comment on the new assertions by Cummings. "There are court decisions that may provide a limited Fifth Amendment right in terms of document production, but it is only limited". The full committee voted 16-7 to move Trump's pick to the full Se... [Full Article...]

Iran accuses US of spreading iranophobia

As per details, Iranian FM Mohammad Javad Zarif advised that Donald Trump should spend his time usefully in Riyadh besides discussing as how to avoid another 9/11 being perpetrated by his Saudi host. However, obstacles have emerged that may complicate the relationship between the White House and Israel. A senior official who was part of the Palestinian delegation said Trump is planning t... [Full Article...]

Trump Asked Intel Heads To Push Back On FBI Russia Probe

Trump Asked Intel Heads To Push Back On FBI Russia Probe Former CIA Director John Brennan told the House Select Intelligence Committee that the "damage" to national security has come from the release of classified information to the press. "I don't feel it's appropriate to characterize discussions and conversations with the president ". Yesterday, the former director of the Central Intelligence Agency pointed to "contacts and interactions" between Ru... [Full Article...]

Former Allies On School Choice Now Divided By Trump Budget

Former Allies On School Choice Now Divided By Trump Budget Students in Ohio , Indiana and Washington, D.C. received charter school vouchers only to see their test scores drop, Pocan said. It has a strong and long record of success in sending local low-income, first-generation students to college. [Full Article...]

Lotus And Proton Become Part Of Geely Group

Lotus And Proton Become Part Of Geely Group DRB-Hicom could not immediately be reached for a comment after office hours, with the company earlier asking for trading its shares to be suspended for the announcement. Proton's deal with Geely translates to growth in manufacturing, new auto models, transfer of technology and platforms, increased employment opportunities, and bigger orders for Malaysian vendors, he said. [Full Article...]

North Korea 'ready to deploy and mass-produce new missile'

The nation says it's set to start mass-producing its new missile, which can reach Japan and major US military bases, The Associated Press reported Monday. South Korea's Yonhap news agency , without citing a source, reported that South Korea fired about 90 machine gun rounds into the air and toward North Korea . [Full Article...]

Kim Jong Un After Missile Test

In January 2016, South Korea's military fired warning shots after a North Korean drone briefly crossed the border. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe also condemned the launch, describing it as a challenge to the global community. Later on Sunday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told Fox News that North Korea nuclear testing was "disappointing, disturbing". In addition to developing missi... [Full Article...]

Former head of Central Intelligence Agency says it knew of Trump team Moscow links

Brennan also told the committee that he was anxious Russia might try and " suborn individuals" during the election and was concerned about the amount of contact between Russian officials and people linked to the Trump campaign. House investigators are particularly interested in finding out more about how Russia conducted its election attacks inside the USA and who Russian spies attempted to... [Full Article...]

N. Korea fires missile in latest test, USA and S. Korea say

Pyongyang's often-stated goal is to flawless a nuclear warhead that it can put on a missile capable of hitting Washington or other US cities. At the request of diplomats from the U.S., Japan and South Korea, a United Nations' Security Council consultation on the missile test will take place Tuesday. [Full Article...]

Trump embraces Israel, but Russian ties still trail him

On Monday, Trump met with Benjamin Netanyahu at the Israeli prime minister's residence in Jerusalem , where he also spoke of possibilities for recharging the peace process. The US president arrived in Tel Aviv from Saudi Arabia, and received a warm welcome from Mr Netanyahu. "Not with Donald J. Trump!" I am certain we will have very productive discussions, and we're going to have very produ... [Full Article...]

One killed, 50 arrested as Bahrain police raid Shiite religious leader's town

One killed, 50 arrested as Bahrain police raid Shiite religious leader's town Qassim is considered the spiritual leader of Bahrain's majority Shiite community. His supporters deny the allegations and called his trial politically motivated. Associated Press writers Amir Vahdat in Tehran, Iran, and Sarah El Deeb in Beirut contributed to this report. His work can be found at http://apne.ws/2galNpz. [Full Article...]

Texas lawmakers soften voter ID law after judge finds bias

Texas lawmakers soften voter ID law after judge finds bias Joe Moody, D-El Paso. Thwarting Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick's threat to force a special session over the bathroom bill, the Texas House voted Sunday night to pass bathroom restrictions for transgender students in all public schools. [Full Article...]

Trump says he's 'very close' to naming a new FBI director

Trump says he's 'very close' to naming a new FBI director The President interviewed four candidates on Wednesday at the White House. Lieberman was born in Stamford, Connecticut, educated at Yale and Yale Law school, and served in the Connecticut state senate and as attorney general of the state before being elected as the state's Senator in Washington. [Full Article...]

Top Democrats demand any "tapes", all communications between Trump and James Comey

Top Democrats demand any WikiLeaks announced Friday it is prepared to pay $100,000 for any tapes of conversations between President Donald Trump and former FBI Director James Comey. Apparently angered by criticism of the different accounts of the sacking, Mr Trump used another of his tweets on Friday to say: "As a very active President with lots of things happening, it is not possible for my surrogates to stand at podium ... [Full Article...]

Trump in Israel says there is 'rare opportunity' for Mideast peace

Trump will be testing the waters for jumpstarting the dormant Middle East peace process, though White House officials have tamped down prospects for a breakthrough on the trip. "What's happened with Iran has brought numerous other parts of the Middle East toward Israel, and you could say that if there's a benefit, that would be the benefit", he said during a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Reu... [Full Article...]

Billy Bush says he's ready to get back into television

Billy Bush says he's ready to get back into television Initially, NBC welcomed the idea, only to tell him later that he wouldn't be able to come back to his position, ever. "You're the king of New Yawk, boss!" While Bush seems to have learned from the gross conversation he has with Donald Trump, he did admit that it's ironic he was sacked from his job and Trump became the president. [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65  Next »