Leaders of Russia, Turkey and Iran meet for high-stakes Syria talks

Presidents Erdogan, Putin and Rouhani are now in Tehran ahead of the talks. The new sanctions will target four individuals and five entities tied to the Assad regime that are believed to be conducting weapons shipments and financial transactions su... More..

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Trump calls quotes in Woodward book 'frauds'
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Trump calls quotes in Woodward book 'frauds'

Last month, President Donald Trump called The Washington Post's Bob Woodward . Trump has grown paranoid and anxious over an ongoing federal inquiry into whether his campaign colluded with Russian Federat...More..

Mueller says he’d accept written responses from Trump
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Mueller says he’d accept written responses from Trump

The Times cited "two people briefed on" a letter 's office sent to 's lawyers. After receiving the written responses, Mueller's investigators would decide on a next step, which could include an interview ...More..

Justice Dept. Set to Announce Charges in Sony Pictures Hack
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Justice Dept. Set to Announce Charges in Sony Pictures Hack

A computer programmer has been charged in the USA with working for the North Korean state in a series of notorious cyber attacks , including the WannaCry ransomware that crippled the NHS. The North Korea...More..

Trump demands the New York Times unmask the anonymous op-ed author
by | Friday, September 07, 2018

Trump demands the New York Times unmask the anonymous op-ed author

Trump has spoken and written about the piece several times since its publication Wednesday. Of the New York Times , he added: "They don't like Donald Trump and I don't like them because they're very dish...More..

Ayanna Pressley’s Reaction To Her Historic Victory Is Everything
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Ayanna Pressley’s Reaction To Her Historic Victory Is Everything

Capuano is the fourth House member to lose a primary this year, along with Reps. REUTERS/Brian SnyderIncumbent U.S. Representative Mike Capuano (D-MA) speaks to reporters after voting in the Massachusetts Pri...More..

Trump blames Sessions as Republicans charged ahead of midterm elections
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Trump blames Sessions as Republicans charged ahead of midterm elections

Sen. Dick Durbin, the second ranking Democrat in the Senate , called Trump's actions, including firing former FBI Director James Comey and his tweets that criticized Sessions, "unprecedented in American hi...More..

Turkey brands al-Qaida group in Syria terrorists
by | Thursday, September 06, 2018

Turkey brands al-Qaida group in Syria terrorists

It was not immediately clear whether Turkey's decision to update its list of terror groups to include HTS could indicate a green light from Ankara for a possible Russian-backed regime operation into Idlib. Po...More..

PM Imran Meeting With Provincial Secretaries of Punjab
by | Wednesday, September 05, 2018

PM Imran Meeting With Provincial Secretaries of Punjab

Domestically, Khan's announcement to opt for good neighborly relations, including with India , was welcomed across Pakistan . The multilateral deal on the Iranian nuclear issue was struck between Iran and t...More..

New Trump attack against Attorney General Jeff Sessions
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

New Trump attack against Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Geoffrey Berman, acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of NY, oversaw the indictment last month of Collins on charges of insider trading . "So he'll force out Sessions and then find there's no one who...More..

Man shot after pulling gun outside Ice Cube concert, sheriff says
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Man shot after pulling gun outside Ice Cube concert, sheriff says

Van Dyke tumbled several times after hitting the ground, lay motionless briefly, then got up on his own power and walked to the ambulance. The shooting took place near the TVG set to the west of the paddock. He...More..

'Most popular politician on earth' barred from running for president
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

'Most popular politician on earth' barred from running for president

The law preventing Lula from running because of his corruption charges is clear, he argued. The Workers' Party said in a statement: "We will present all the appeals to the courts so that the political rights ...More..

Tech billionaire returns to China after U.S. arrest
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Tech billionaire returns to China after U.S. arrest

May 22, 2014. Hennepin County Jail records show he was arrested late Friday night and released Saturday afternoon pending possible criminal charges. The two tech firms plan to join forces to sell goods onli...More..

USA continues to press Pakistan to ‘indiscriminately’ target terror groups: Pentagon
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

USA continues to press Pakistan to ‘indiscriminately’ target terror groups: Pentagon

The United States has now withheld $800 million from the CSF so far this year. "This is the money they (US) are supposed to reimburse, but now either they are not willing or unable to pay back", Qureshi said du...More..

Mike Huckabee: Sessions Needs to Take Control of Russia Probe or Resign
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Mike Huckabee: Sessions Needs to Take Control of Russia Probe or Resign

The aide, who wasn't authorized to discuss the committee's confidential work and spoke on condition of anonymity, said it would be a violation of committee rules for the Judiciary or Oversight committee Republ...More..

Nafta: US-Canada trade talks break up without deal
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Nafta: US-Canada trade talks break up without deal

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday there was no need to keep Canada in the North American Free Trade Agreement and warned Congress not to meddle with the trade negotiations or he would terminate t...More..

Former US presidents pay tribute to McCain at Washington funeral
by | Saturday, September 01, 2018

Former US presidents pay tribute to McCain at Washington funeral

The invitation-only crowd began lining up to enter more than two hours before the formal funeral for the six-term senator, and began taking their seats under the building's soaring arches and stained glass wi...More..

Syria has right to chase terrorists out of Idlib: Russia
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Syria has right to chase terrorists out of Idlib: Russia

With rebels defeated in most of Syria , such an offensive could prove to be the last big battle of the civil war. While Turkey actively sponsors rebel forces in Idlib , its influence over the former Al-Qa...More..

Police report fatalities in New Mexico bus crash originating from St. Louis
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Police report fatalities in New Mexico bus crash originating from St. Louis

All but six of those on the bus were taken to nearby hospitals , said Wilson, adding that those six had minor injuries and were treated at the site. The exact number of injured people is still being evaluated,...More..

Joe Biden Eulogized John McCain, Watch Full Speech in Video
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Joe Biden Eulogized John McCain, Watch Full Speech in Video

Capitol. John McCain , who passed away last weekend at the age of 81 after a valiant battle with brain cancer. The honor guard has carried the casket into the church. McCain criticized Trump's policies and p...More..

Mystery woman seen ringing doorbell identified after boyfriend found dead
by | Friday, August 31, 2018

Mystery woman seen ringing doorbell identified after boyfriend found dead

When they arrived, they found the body of the woman's 48-year-old boyfriend inside the house . The deputies found a man inside the home who died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The man's gi...More..

French fisherman claims British are the aggressors in the scallop wars
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

French fisherman claims British are the aggressors in the scallop wars

It is understood it is the responsibility of French patrol boats to deal with any such incidents in the country's waters. "The French nearly surrounded the British". There have been tensions in the area for a...More..

North Korea Moving to Crypto Exchanges and Mining
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

North Korea Moving to Crypto Exchanges and Mining

USA news site Vox meanwhile reported that Trump at June's summit pledged to sign a declaration ending the Korean War, and now the two countries remain deadlocked over who will follow through on their commit...More..

John McCain, ex-POW and 'maverick Republican', dies at 81
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

John McCain, ex-POW and 'maverick Republican', dies at 81

Paul in 2008. The Suns also sent out their condolences to McCain's family along with a genuine message on how the organization feels about the late senator's contributions to the nation. They also stood s...More..

by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

White House raises white flag over John McCain tribute

Among the pallbearers will be Democratic former vice president Joe Biden, ex-senator Russ Feingold, former NY mayor Michael Bloomberg and actor Warren Beatty. I have asked Vice President Mike Pence to offer an ...More..