Trump Says 'No Problem' In NATO, Touting Allies' Spending Pledges

Trump: "Only five of 29 countries were making their commitment and that's now changed ". President Donald J. Trump speaks during a press conference on the second day of the NATO Summit in Brussels , July 12, 2018 . Trump was whisked away to an oa... More..

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2000-year-old Sarcophagus discovered in Egypt
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

2000-year-old Sarcophagus discovered in Egypt

According to the ministry, the sarcophagus, found at a depth of 5 m beneath the earth, features a layer of mortar between the lid and the body, thus indicating that it had not been opened since it was closed ne...More..

by | Friday, July 13, 2018

"Where are your manners, Mr President?" asks United Kingdom minister after May criticism

President Trump's comments to British newspaper The Sun are being described in the U.S. as a "Brexit bomb" - but some White House correspondents are querying whether he really meant to rule out a trade deal ...More..

Time machine throne speech transports province to the '90s: Opposition
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Time machine throne speech transports province to the '90s: Opposition

The Canadian Press Ontario Premier Doug Ford casts a ballot during the election for the new Speaker of the Ontario Legislative Assembly at Queen's Park, in Toronto on July 11, 2018. "We've been checking off ...More..

by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Twitter purge means fewer followers for Trump, Obama, Justin Bieber

They specified that they would be removing locked accounts from follower counts across profiles globally, so we were to expect a drop in follower counts today. The social media company then locks such account...More..

by | Friday, July 13, 2018

President Donald Trump to visit Windsor on United Kingdom tour

Police estimated there were about 1,000 people demonstrating near the palace, the birthplace of wartime Prime Minister Winston Churchill . In an interview , Trump lashed out at Khan, who has allowed a Trump...More..

Thai cave rescue movie eyed by director Jon M Chu
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Thai cave rescue movie eyed by director Jon M Chu

Mallison and his British diving colleague, John Volanthen, were given medals of honor and certificates of appreciation by Thai military officials Thursday before they flew back to Great Britain. As a group cons...More..

Man with no arms arrested for stabbing Chicago tourist
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Man with no arms arrested for stabbing Chicago tourist

Coronado was found bleeding from his left arm; Crenshaw was arrested the following day and he told an officer that the stabbing happened in self-defence, the Herald reported . Coronado was visiting the area ...More..

Newborn Baby Killed, Dozens Injured In North Dakota Tornado
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Newborn Baby Killed, Dozens Injured In North Dakota Tornado

I didn't think it was going to be that loud and that strong". Residents were being allowed into the park Tuesday afternoon. "We are very thankful that their young son Tristan was having a sleepover that night...More..

New tariffs readied for Chinese goods
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

New tariffs readied for Chinese goods

The two sides have about seven weeks to strike a deal or continue a trade war , which will raise prices for consumers around the world. Stocks fell and commodities slid with emerging-market assets Wednesday ...More..

Major Explosion Reported at Cairo International Airport
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Major Explosion Reported at Cairo International Airport

According to Reuters , officials had suspended all flights from the airport while they investigate the cause of the blast, but Egyptian member of parliament Mustafa Bakri later wrote on Twitter that normal op...More..

Syrian army hoists national flag in Dara'a city
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Syrian army hoists national flag in Dara'a city

But Jaish Khaled bin Walid, a local IS branch that controls a small corner in the southwest of the province, on the border with Jordan and close to the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, is not included in that de...More..

North Korea fails to attend talks on repatriation of USA war dead
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

North Korea fails to attend talks on repatriation of USA war dead

Kim continued by expressing confidence that "the strong will, honest efforts and unique approach" to bring about a new future between the USA and North Korea would "come to fruition". The U.S. Embassy in Seou...More..

Typhoon Maria barrels into China after pounding Taiwan
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Typhoon Maria barrels into China after pounding Taiwan

Gale forecast: From July 11 to 12, the oceanfront to the east of Taiwan, most portions of East China Sea, Taiwan Strait, coastal areas of Fujian, sea areas of Taiwan, Zhejiang coastal regions and the Yangtze ...More..

Coming back to save Pakistan from conspirators: Nawaz
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Coming back to save Pakistan from conspirators: Nawaz

Sharif said he would not stop now regardless of whether he was "taken to prison or gallows". The PTI workers informed the police officials present outside the Avenfiled apartments of the street brawl agains...More..

Former Trump aide Flynn eager to get to sentencing, lawyer says
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Former Trump aide Flynn eager to get to sentencing, lawyer says

Kelner said Flynn wants to put this "chapter" behind him, but special counsel Robert Mueller's team has requested additional delay while the retired U.S. Flynn, who had been one of President Donald Trump's mo...More..

German court: Catalan politician can legally be extradited
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

German court: Catalan politician can legally be extradited

While separatists had hoped Mr. Puigdemont could avoid extradition altogether, Thursday's decision is likely to invigorate Catalonia's pro-independence forces. However, the court will do so only on the charges ...More..

Thailand cave rescue to be turned into Hollywood movie
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

Thailand cave rescue to be turned into Hollywood movie

Anderson said divers practised their rescue techniques in a swimming pool with local children about the same height and weight as the members of the Wild Boars football team trapped in the cave. But according ...More..

Trump says Putin
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Trump says Putin "competitor" not "enemy"

Romania will spend 2 percent of its gross domestic product on defense, and Iohannis said other members "will try to spend more than 2 percent". " Yesterday I let them know that I was extremely unhappy wit...More..

Border Protection says NYC mayor crossed border illegally
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Border Protection says NYC mayor crossed border illegally

In a letter obtained by The Associated Press , Customs and Border Protection said De Blasio and his security detail were on the Rio Grande River flood plain, south of the Tornillo Port of Entry, during a June ...More..

READ: GOP Committee Chairs Threaten Lisa Page With Contempt Of Congress
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

READ: GOP Committee Chairs Threaten Lisa Page With Contempt Of Congress

Page, who exchanged anti-Trump text messages with FBI official Peter Strzrok during the Clinton email investigation, was asked to appear for an interview with the committees. Jeffress writes in the letter that ...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent offered plea deal in accidental shooting in Denver
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent offered plea deal in accidental shooting in Denver

Bishop is shown reaching for the gun and allegedly accidentally firing it and hitting another man at the bar. The hearing was scheduled for prosecutors to lay out the evidence against Bishop, but that was del...More..

U.S. officer quits after harassment over Puerto Rico shirt
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

U.S. officer quits after harassment over Puerto Rico shirt

Are you a citizen?' The video, posted on Facebook , has been viewed more than 1.2 million times. "Officer, officer, I feel highly uncomfortable", Irizarry tells Connor, who does not appear to respond to ...More..

Japan death toll rises to at least 176 in flood
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Japan death toll rises to at least 176 in flood

Authorities have warned that landslides could strike even if the rainfall diminishes. Bryan Lynn wrote this story for VOA Learning English, based on reports from the Associated Press, Reuters and Agence F...More..

Flames in street after Wisconsin gas mains explosion
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Flames in street after Wisconsin gas mains explosion

A utility spokeswoman says a contractor had struck a natural gas line in the area. Authorities evacuated buildings within a half-mile (0.8 kilometer) radius from the center of the explosion. But Mr Logan sa...More..

Second suspect arrested over murder of rapper XXXTentacion
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Second suspect arrested over murder of rapper XXXTentacion

Detectives are calling Boatwright a gunman in XXX's murder and are still looking for an additional gunman. In June, deputies did not say exactly how they believe Allen was tied to the murder. Shortly after ...More..

11 rescued after plane crashes on Alaska island
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

11 rescued after plane crashes on Alaska island

Clint Johnson of the National Transportation Safety Board in Alaska said the plane was a float-equipped de Havilland Otter aircraft. Johnson said preliminary information showed that some of the passengers may...More..

Couple having affair die from carbon monoxide poisoning during sex
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Couple having affair die from carbon monoxide poisoning during sex

Anonymous police sources told media outlets the woman evidently agreed to have sex with the mechanic in exchange for work done on the auto. He said an alarm went off and he began investigating the smell and wen...More..

Donald Trump says United States commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation remains strong
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Donald Trump says United States commitment to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation remains strong

While it's not the case that the United States makes up 90 percent of spending - Nordenman indicates we cover about a fifth of the alliance's annual costs - it is the case that our military is much larger tha...More..

Democrats Literally Cheer on FBI's Peter Strzok During His Testimony - Katie Pavlich
by | Thursday, July 12, 2018

Democrats Literally Cheer on FBI's Peter Strzok During His Testimony - Katie Pavlich

To Democrats deriding the committees for their investigation into allegations of bias at the FBI, Goodlatte said "the American people hope you will understand that this investigation goes to the very heart of...More..