• Putin invites 'comrade' Kim Jong Un to visit Russian Federation
Putin invites 'comrade' Kim Jong Un to visit Russian Federation

Frustrated with lukewarm backing from congressional Republicans , criticism from Democratic opponents, and skepticism from allies and the media, President Donald Trump made an extraordinary stop on the North Lawn of the White House Friday to promote the nuclear deal that critics have decried as a vague and lacking in clear objectives.

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  • President Trump praises Kim and says he’s ‘solved’ problems with North Korea
President Trump praises Kim and says he’s ‘solved’ problems with North Korea

Mr. Trump announced after his visit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that the joint military exercises or "war games" would be suspended while negotiations with North Korea are ongoing, a concession that drew skepticism from the president's critics.

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  • James Comey and Federal Bureau of Investigation criticised by watchdog over Hillary Clinton emails
James Comey and Federal Bureau of Investigation criticised by watchdog over Hillary Clinton emails

Horowitz will give the report to Congress on Thursday, and it's likely to have a big fallout. He ripped Horowitz for declaring that he could not find whether bias impacted the FBI investigation into Trump , saying that Comey was "literally writing the exoneration of Hillary Clinton before interviewing her".

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  • CALLING THEIR BLUFF: Trump Says NFL Athletes Not Protesting a ‘REAL ISSUE’
CALLING THEIR BLUFF: Trump Says NFL Athletes Not Protesting a ‘REAL ISSUE’

The Congressional Leadership Fund's ad - called " Negative Nancy " - features the California Democrat predicting President Trump's historic tax overhaul would be "Armageddon". The House is set to vote on two immigration bills next week - a conservative proposal crafted by Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) and a compromise proposa...

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  • Onus is now on North Korea, says Bishop
Onus is now on North Korea, says Bishop

The headline reads, "A summit meeting of the century that pioneered a new history in DPRK-US relations", with a subheadline of "A joint statement adopted". North Korea, Trump said, has agreed to destroy a major missile engine testing site. The president made refueling stops in Guam and Hawaii on his return to Washington.

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  • Trump Claims Has 'Largely Solved' North Korean Nuclear Crisis
Trump Claims Has 'Largely Solved' North Korean Nuclear Crisis

The comment created a stir, but when asked about it later, Trump said he hadn't meant the comment to be taken seriously. "Because I don't want to see a nuclear weapon destroy you and your family", Trump said in response to a reporter's question about the language Trump has used to describe Kim.

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  • Trump Says He Has 'Solved' North Korea Nuclear Threat
Trump Says He Has 'Solved' North Korea Nuclear Threat

Schumer told reporters. "It is a very unfair situation but the IG report totally exonerates, if you look at the results, if you look at the head investigator is saying 'We have to stop Trump from becoming President.' Well, Trump became President".

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  • Michael Cohen Likely To Flip As Lawyers Abandon His Case
Michael Cohen Likely To Flip As Lawyers Abandon His Case

Michael Cohen and his lawyers at McDermott Will & Emery are reportedly going their separate ways. She said that a source close to Cohen said "his lawyers got a call from lawyers at the Southern District of NY saying they were preparing paperwork".

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

She said the answer to the dispute was simple: "The U.S. has to remove these unfair, illegal tariffs from Canada and from its allies". "I get into Air Force One, the television's on, and I see a news conference being given by the prime minister of Canada", Trump said.

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  • Exasperated Reporter Confronts Sanders Over Trump Administration's Cruelty to Immigrant Children
Exasperated Reporter Confronts Sanders Over Trump Administration's Cruelty to Immigrant Children

Every day she briefs White House reporters with a monsoon of lies. It's about you not answering the question, Sarah. And it is going to be harder to find good people to replace them, ' the source close to the administration told CBS . Mrs. Sanders , seemingly frustrated with Mr. Acosta's demand to talk about specifics instead of broader biblic...

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  • ‘Prove that you are independent’: Russian MP Poklonskaya invites Trump to Crimea
‘Prove that you are independent’: Russian MP Poklonskaya invites Trump to Crimea

It was unclear if Trump was joking or signaling a dramatic change in the U.S. administration's policy, the media outlet said, adding that the White House did not respond to their request for comment. The Kremlin said Friday that a summit is possible in the summer. Russian Federation was expelled from what was formerly known as the Group of Eight ov...

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  • Trump says he will not sign moderate 'Dreamer' immigration bill
Trump says he will not sign moderate 'Dreamer' immigration bill

But, he says, "I certainly wouldn't sign the more moderate one". Weeks of negotiations among House Republicans have coincided with painful stories about children being separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border, the result of the administration's "zero-tolerance" immigration enforcement policy.

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  • Manafort Heads to Jail After Judge Criticizes Witness Tampering
Manafort Heads to Jail After Judge Criticizes Witness Tampering

The judge ordered him to be held in jail before his trial. Already under intense pressure to cooperate with prosecutors in hopes of securing leniency, Manafort now loses the relative freedom he enjoyed while he prepared for two criminal trials in which he faces the possibility of spending the rest of his life in prison.

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  • Eid Mubarak! Hundreds of people celebrating Eid at Taiwan's largest mosque
Eid Mubarak! Hundreds of people celebrating Eid at Taiwan's largest mosque

People busy shopping ahead of Eid, in Patna on June 14, 2018. However, because Ramadan follows the lunar Islamic calendar, it changes every year. Eid al-Fitr is celebrated on the first date of Shawwal. Ramadan is a period of fasting, observed by Muslim adults to purify spiritually and physically. Ramadan is one of the five pillars of the Islami...

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  • 2 injured after roller coaster derails on boardwalk in Daytona Beach
2 injured after roller coaster derails on boardwalk in Daytona Beach

The six riders in the back two cars of the roller coaster were rescued by DBFD with the use of a ladder truck. Crews extricated the eight riders still on the coaster, officials said. Ten people were rescued from the ride, six of who were hospitalised following the incident. Firefighters try to rescue those trapped. WOFL reported they fell 25 ...

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  • Watchdog report faults Comey as 'insubordinate'
Watchdog report faults Comey as 'insubordinate'

Since then he has sought to tarnish Comey's reputation, in the expectation that Comey could be a witness against Trump in a possible obstruction of justice probe by the Russian Federation case Special Counsel Robert Mueller . While some of their messages were anti-Trump, others took aim at lawmakers such as United States senator Bernie San...

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  • Trump to Kim Jong Un
Trump to Kim Jong Un

Trump added during a free-flowing news conference that Kim has before him "an opportunity like no other" to bring his country back into the community of nations if he agrees to give up his nuclear program. With that as a backdrop, European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini told EU lawmakers in Strasbourg, France that the U.S. Tuesday'...

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  • Journalist Shujaat Bukhari Shot Dead In Kashmir
Journalist Shujaat Bukhari Shot Dead In Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said: "Shocked & deeply saddened by the sudden demise of Shujaat Bukhari". The incident has also brought to light how journalists in the Kashmir Valley are often the soft target of militants.

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  • Italian, French leaders to meet despite tensions
Italian, French leaders to meet despite tensions

The migrant ship Aquarius is now headed to Valencia in Spain . Meanwhile, an Italian coastguard ship carrying more than 900 migrants was allowed to dock in Sicily on Wednesday. In a statement, the sixth fleet said the USA ship, the Trenton, was "coordinating" with authorities. Spain offered safe harbor after Italy, which wants fellow Europea...

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  • Leader of Pakistani Taliban killed by US drone strike, Afghanistan says
Leader of Pakistani Taliban killed by US drone strike, Afghanistan says

Afghan officials and militant figures on Friday were investigating reports that the leader of the Pakistani Taliban may have been killed in a United States airstrike inside Afghanistan , but his fate remained unclear. and global forces to defend ourselves if attacked". "This attack shows that there is now an inclination in U.S policy toward Paki...

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  • National Weather Service determining if tornado hit Wilkes-Barre
National Weather Service determining if tornado hit Wilkes-Barre

Weather service investigators visited Wilkes-Barre on Thursday to assess the damage to one of the region's major commercial hub and determine if a tornado had landed. Similar photos surfaced Thursday morning from Granville, Franklin and Leroy townships about 90 miles further north of Wilkes-Barre showing collapsed structures and shattered windows.

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  • Plan to Break Up California Makes Fall Ballot - Hit & Run
Plan to Break Up California Makes Fall Ballot - Hit & Run

That effort failed to gain enough signatures last year but was started again this year, CNBC reported . Draper's plan would loop the Central Coast in with Los Angeles in one state simply called " California ". "The California state government isn't too big to fail, because it is already failing its citizens in so many crucial ways", Citizens...

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  • May is a hostage to her own party after Brexit non-rebellion
May is a hostage to her own party after Brexit non-rebellion

The disagreement centres on whether the government agreed to consider a specific clause of the rebel proposal that would hand parliament control of the Brexit process if ministers are unable to strike an exit deal by February 15, 2019. However, with the vast majority of both Leave and Remain voters agreeing that the government's negotiating stra...

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  • The Senate wrecked Trump’s deal to save ZTE
The Senate wrecked Trump’s deal to save ZTE

Chinese telecommunications giant ZTE Corp had about $3 billion wiped off its market value as it resumed trade on Wednesday after agreeing to pay up to $1.4 billion in penalties to the United States government. A Republican Senator from Arkansas says that ultimately he "would expect that there wouldn't be a ZTE" and that "the death penalty is an a...

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  • Saudi and UAE-backed forces begin offensive on Yemen's Hodeidah
Saudi and UAE-backed forces begin offensive on Yemen's Hodeidah

The battle for Hodeidah is expected to be by far the biggest of a three-year war between an alliance of Arab states and the Iranian-backed Houthis. In a statement responding to the potentially catastrophic attack on Hodeidah, Lindsey German, convenor of the Stop the War Coalition, took aim at both the U.S.

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  • Frank McKenna Says Trump's Treatment of Trudeau Is 'Appalling'
Frank McKenna Says Trump's Treatment of Trudeau Is 'Appalling'

Navarro told "Fox News Sunday": "There is a special place in hell for any for leader that engages in bad faith diplomacy with President Donald J. Trump and then tries to stab him in the back on the way out the door and that's what bad-faith Justin Trudeau did with that stunt press conference, that's what weak dishonest Justin Trudeau did".

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  • Trudeau criticism will cost Canada 'a lot of money'
Trudeau criticism will cost Canada 'a lot of money'

And Marc Short, the White House director of legislative affairs, said that Navarro's comments were not the words that he would have chosen to characterize the leader of Canada. The United States has already imposed a 25% steel tariff on imports from Canada, Mexico, and the European Union. "From Day 1 (of NAFTA negotiations), we have said that w...

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  • North Korea Has Broad but Optimistic Reaction to Kim-Trump Summit
North Korea Has Broad but Optimistic Reaction to Kim-Trump Summit

Kim Yong Chol's center-stage presence before and during the recent thaw between the two Koreas and Pyongyang and Washington indicate he is one of the most powerful, closest aides of the young leader. The move could diminish the USA military's ability to "fight tonight", a term American commanders have used for years to describe the heightened p...

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  • SC primary voters like Trump's tax cuts, medical marijuana
SC primary voters like Trump's tax cuts, medical marijuana

Constitution late in the GOP primary and demanded late in the presidential race that Trump release his tax returns. Corey Stewart, the bombastic conservative who built his public image on championing the Confederate flag and monuments like Charlottesville's Robert E.

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  • Kadena AB F-15C crashes into waters off Okinawa
Kadena AB F-15C crashes into waters off Okinawa

Japan has about 200 F-15s deployed as the main aircraft of the Air Self-Defense Force. The pilot managed to eject before the plane crashed and was reportedly in serious condition at a US Naval hospital, the release added. According to Stars and Stripes , this is the 12th crash involving US military aircraft this year. Okinawa hosts the bulk of...

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