• Trump trade adviser apologises for insulting Trudeau
Trump trade adviser apologises for insulting Trudeau

The leaders of the world's richest democracies have promised some kind of compromise statement despite their deep divisions on trade. The President of the United States, Donald Trump , has threatened to impose a tax on imported vehicles.

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  • Trudeau: We support Trump's North Korea efforts, won't engage on comments
Trudeau: We support Trump's North Korea efforts, won't engage on comments

Trump said he chose to back out of the G7 communique after watching Trudeau's closing summit news conference, at which he warned that Canada would not be pushed around on tariffs - a point the Canadian prime minister had made several times before.

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  • Macedonia Gets New Name, Ending 27-Year Dispute With Greece
Macedonia Gets New Name, Ending 27-Year Dispute With Greece

A decades-long dispute over the name of the tiny nation of Macedonia at last reached a peaceful conclusion Tuesday, with the Balkan nation agreeing with Greece to change its name to " North Macedonia ". NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Tuesday's "historic agreement" was "testament to many years of patient diplomacy", and called on ...

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  • 'Welcome to Russia,' Putin tells WCup fans, teams
'Welcome to Russia,' Putin tells WCup fans, teams

Trump is telling reporters that he told world leaders that the USA will take whatever steps necessary to prevent unfair foreign trade practices. The US has slapped a 25% tariff on imports of steel and 10% on aluminium from countries including the United Kingdom and the rest of the European Union.

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  • Officer rescues toddler running on side of IL highway
Officer rescues toddler running on side of IL highway

The 1-year-old was running alongside traffic, including large trucks whizzing by at unsafe speeds. The boy was teetering in and out of a lane of traffic as cars and trucks rushed by, prompting the officer to shout and run after him, according to the dash-cam video.

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  • Trump Says Kim Jong Un Agreed To Destroy 'Major' Missile Testing Site
Trump Says Kim Jong Un Agreed To Destroy 'Major' Missile Testing Site

After shaking hands again with Kim in front of the cameras, Trump gave a thumbs-up before starting the first meeting between an incumbent US president and a DPRK leader. "A lot of progress", Trump said after the meeting. "We had nothing to do with that film", Castaldo said in a telephone interview, adding he had awoken to a deluge of calls and em...

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  • ‘I took bullets’: Weepy Dennis Rodman claims credit for Trump-Kim summit
‘I took bullets’: Weepy Dennis Rodman claims credit for Trump-Kim summit

It's a weird one, to be sure, and for lots of people on Twitter, it's all more proof that 2018 is just a little too out there, and none of us can get off the ride. A spokesman of South Korean President Moon Jae-in says Washington and Seoul need to consider a "variety of ways to further facilitate dialogue" while they are engaged in nuclear negotiat...

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  • Tuesday Primary to decide Senate, congressional candidates
Tuesday Primary to decide Senate, congressional candidates

Sheryl RosenDem Senate super PAC reserves million in fall TV ads What to watch in Tuesday's primary elections Dems urge Trump to reinstate top cyber post MORE (D-Nev.) in November. The Nevada businessman was originally running as a GOP primary challenger to incumbent Sen. Democrats have targeted Comstock as a vulnerable seat in the House o...

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  • Raccoon reaches roof of Minnesota office building as crowds watch
Raccoon reaches roof of Minnesota office building as crowds watch

A raccoon ended up in a most precarious place near the top of the UBS building. He started climbing. And he's now on the 22nd floor. As the U.S. slept, a small raccoon who first captured the attention of Minnesota, and then the world, did something remarkable.

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  • Navarro Voices Regret for Harsh Words About Canadian Leader
Navarro Voices Regret for Harsh Words About Canadian Leader

G7 leaders jumped to the defence of Trudeau and reiterated their support for their joint statement. At a rare solo news conference before heading to Asia, Trump said he pressed for the G-7 countries to eliminate all tariffs, trade barriers and subsidies in their trading practices.

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  • Government wins Brexit bill vote after concessions
Government wins Brexit bill vote after concessions

The concession on a meaningful vote came after intensive horse-trading on the floor of the House of Commons , with chief whip Julian Smith shuttling between Tory backbenchers during debate on Lords amendments to the EU Withdrawal Bill. And it makes a "no deal" scenario less likely. Pro-Brexit members of the government want to be able to play the...

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  • Trump jokes with summit photographers: Make us look ‘handsome and thin’
Trump jokes with summit photographers: Make us look ‘handsome and thin’

Judge Andrew Napolitano joined Fox & Friends to gush over President Donald Trump's historic meeting several hours ago with Kim Jong Un . The anchor was accompanied by guest and former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci , who was unable to catch Abby's epic goof-up.

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  • Supreme Court upholds OH voter purge. Here's how Florida does it.
Supreme Court upholds OH voter purge. Here's how Florida does it.

The justices, voting 5-4 along ideological lines, said the system was a legitimate effort to identify people who have moved away and didn't illegally penalize people for not voting. Harmon and OH civil rights groups went to court, arguing that Ohio's practice conflicted with two federal voting laws. Ohio's process for deleting people it deems i...

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  • World Leaders Take Turns Attacking Donald Trump After Disastrous G7 Summit
World Leaders Take Turns Attacking Donald Trump After Disastrous G7 Summit

As befits his role as annual chairman of the G-7, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's picture is taken from the side, impartially showing Mr Trump dealing with his counterparts as equals. Watch our comprehensive coverage of the Trump-Kim summit live on YouTube from 7am on Tuesday (Jun 12). He said that Canada has to stand up for itself.

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  • ‘Profound talks’: North Korean media hail Kim-Trump summit
‘Profound talks’: North Korean media hail Kim-Trump summit

Trump initially touted the potential for a grand bargain with North Korea to rid itself of a nuclear missile programme that has advanced rapidly to threaten the United States, insisting he would swiftly achieve what previous US administrations have failed to do.

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  • Have You Seen This Now Iconic G-7 Photo?
Have You Seen This Now Iconic G-7 Photo?

This will be Trump's second summit of the G-7, an informal gathering that meets every year under a rotating chairmanship. The US president is facing a backlash from leaders in Canada and Europe over tariffs he imposed last week on steel and aluminium, as well as his decisions to walk away from global deals to address Iran's nuclear programme and ...

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  • UK's May says Russia must change before it returns to G8
UK's May says Russia must change before it returns to G8

The annual G-7 summit appeared to have weathered tensions over President Donald Trump's threats of a trade war. Putin and Trump have discussed the idea of a one-on-one meeting over the course of several recent phone calls , and Putin reportedly asked Austria's chancellor to set one up this summer.

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  • Trump adviser says there’s a ‘special place in hell’ for Canadian leader
Trump adviser says there’s a ‘special place in hell’ for Canadian leader

President Donald Trump's fight with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau not only threatens to unravel the US's relationship with one of its oldest global partners, but also could significantly damage the USA economy. Trump saw Trudeau as trying to weaken his hand before that meeting, saying the president won't " allow the people to suddenly ...

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  • Meghan Markle slammed for 'inappropriate' dress at parade
Meghan Markle slammed for 'inappropriate' dress at parade

Through the highs and lows of life leading Britain's much-loved Royal Family, Prince Philip has been there every step of the way for the Queen . We spent all of last week eagerly awaiting Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Buckingham Palace balcony moment at Trooping the Colour and while we didn't get an iconic fairytale kiss, we did get a w...

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  • Spain: We'll Take Migrants From Drifting Ship Aquarius That Italy, Malta Rejected
Spain: We'll Take Migrants From Drifting Ship Aquarius That Italy, Malta Rejected

Mayor of Naples Luigi de Magistris said on Twitter that "if a minister without a heart leaves pregnant women, children, old people, human being to die, the port of Naples is ready to welcome them". The country refuses to take in migrants because of its small size. Some 400 of the migrants were rescued by the Italian Navy, the Italian coastgua...

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  • Michelle Wolf mocks Melania Trump, jokes about the president abusing her
Michelle Wolf mocks Melania Trump, jokes about the president abusing her

At Sunday night's gala honoring former President Abraham Lincoln , the first lady served as Honorary Chair. "Thank you to Ford's Theatre Society for tonight, and your continued dedication to education and leadership in the arts-the impact they have on society is invaluable and something we will continue to cherish throughout time ", the st...

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  • Merkel and Trump: A study in contrasting images from G-7
Merkel and Trump: A study in contrasting images from G-7

German Chancellor Angela Merkel is calling for restraint in dealing with Italy's new populist government, arguing that the relationship should not start with "suspicions and assumptions". Fuller wasn't only one who saw echoes of one of America's preeminent early 20th-century painters and illustrators in the assortment of enigmatic facial expressi...

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  • Missing Air Force officer found 35 years later
Missing Air Force officer found 35 years later

He was last seen withdrawing more than $28,000 in Albuquerque in summer 1983 after returning from a two-week vacation in Europe. Hughes was 33 years old and worked on classified planning and analysis of NATO's control, command and communications surveillance systems during the Cold War.

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  • USA evacuates China staffers as illness mystery deepens
USA evacuates China staffers as illness mystery deepens

The two new individuals removed from Cuba were medically evaluated in just the past few weeks, two officials said. A USA medical team has been screening more personnel and their family members who work in Guangzhou this week in order to determine who may have been affected.

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  • White House Economic Adviser: Canada's Trudeau 'Stabbed Us In The Back'
White House Economic Adviser: Canada's Trudeau 'Stabbed Us In The Back'

He said Trump had done Trudeau the "courtesy" of traveling to the summit when "he had other things, bigger things on his plate", referring to Trump's June 12 summit with North Korean ruler Kim Jong-un. trading partners, followed by a denial of any tensions with leaders at the summit and his description of their relationship as a "10". Some a...

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  • USA commando killed, 4 wounded in Somalia attack
USA commando killed, 4 wounded in Somalia attack

The attack occurred in Jubaland, where a large force comprising about 800 Somali, Kenyan and United States troops were working to clear a large area of Al-Qaeda-aligned Al-Shabaab fighters. A U.S. Africa Command statement said the four were in the care of the U.S. Embassy medical team in neighboring Kenya. President Donald Trump in early 2017 app...

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  • Ecuadorean Dad Has Deportation Suspended After His Arrest During Pizza Delivery
Ecuadorean Dad Has Deportation Suspended After His Arrest During Pizza Delivery

Though he will remain in detention at the Hudson County Correctional Facility in Kearny, New Jersey - in the custody of ICE - the stay will allow Villavicencio to work on obtaining permanent US residency and hopefully be reunited with his family, legal aid said.

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  • Putnam rips concealed weapons story, acknowledges failure to review background checks
Putnam rips concealed weapons story, acknowledges failure to review background checks

Putnam has pushed back on criticism of his stance on gun control, and he even tweeted past year about being a " proud NRA sellout "-a full month after an investigation exposed his office for failing to run background checks". "There are now 1.8 million concealed weapon permit holders in Florida". Businesses that sell firearms run their own backgr...

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  • Trump's Chief Economic Adviser Says Justin Trudeau
Trump's Chief Economic Adviser Says Justin Trudeau "Stabbed Us in the Back"

The aftermath of the G7 Summit was rife with strife Sunday, with American economic director Larry Kudlow saying Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "stabbed us in the back". He told the G7 leaders during the summit that the U.S. wanted a quick end to trade practices that he said have led to an exodus of American companies and jobs to oth...

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  • Vienna being considered as venue for possible Putin-Trump summit
Vienna being considered as venue for possible Putin-Trump summit

The Iranian president said his country was ready to cooperate with the SCO against terrorism, extremism and separatism. Putin said in a Russian television interview that a meeting with Trump would be "useful". "As soon as the USA side is ready, the meeting will take place, depending, of course, on my working schedule". But there are a lot of co...

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