Trump touts success of Putin summit despite continuing criticism

When asked if he believed the Russian leader or his own intelligence agencies, Trump actually said there were "two thoughts" on the matter, and said he has "confidence in both parties". The scene nearly instantly drew condemnation as it played out ... More..

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Trump's Performance in Helsinki Draws Bipartisan Backlash at Home
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump's Performance in Helsinki Draws Bipartisan Backlash at Home

In a lengthy statement posted on Twitter, Kerry blasted Trump's performance at a joint press conference with Putin in Helsinki on Monday, in which he decried the counterintelligence investigation into Russ...More..

by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump keeps up defense of Helsinki performance

The announcement on Friday that 12 Russian intelligence figures were were being indicted for allegedly meddling in the 2016 US election appeared to put President Trump in an awkward position , but it also ...More..

Judge Who Sentenced Nawaz Sharif Recuses From Hearing Other 2 Graft Cases
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Judge Who Sentenced Nawaz Sharif Recuses From Hearing Other 2 Graft Cases

He apprised the court that the Sharif family's appeal has been fixed for hearing in the IHC later today. During a press conference on Wednesday, caretaker Minister for Information and Broadcasting Syed Ali Za...More..

by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump says he raised question of possible Russian election meddling with Putin

Praising Russia for successfully hosting the FIFA World Cup tournament, Trump said, "I would like to congratulate you on a very great world cup". "Not only were Trump's comments imbecilic, he is wholly in...More..

Woman rides bike onto bridge as it opens, falls into crack
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Woman rides bike onto bridge as it opens, falls into crack

She ignored flashing safety barriers that had been lowered to prevent traffic passing, and kept cycling even though the bridge was clearly rising, ABC 2 reported. After a short time bystanders got out of thei...More..

Elon Musk Apologizes for Calling Cave Rescuer a Pedophile
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Elon Musk Apologizes for Calling Cave Rescuer a Pedophile

Unsworth, who had contributed to the dramatic rescue of the 12 young boys and their coach from a Thai cave, had criticized Musk over his idea of creating a mini-submarine to help the cause. How did the cave dra...More..

Turkey's purchase of S-400 risk for NATO: US general
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Turkey's purchase of S-400 risk for NATO: US general

Wolters said North Atlantic Treaty Organisation was anxious about "how much, for how long and how close" any F-35s would be operated near the S-400 systems. "In the case of Turkey, that is Patriots". Turkis...More..

Trump meets Putin in Helsinki
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump meets Putin in Helsinki

Earlier Monday, Trump said his talks with Putin got off to a "very good start for everybody" after the two met privately for two hours. Asked what he would say to Putin, Trump said: "We'll be just fine, thank y...More..

Eritrea president says during Ethiopia visit: History is being made
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Eritrea president says during Ethiopia visit: History is being made

I am very happy that now we can go there by auto". People danced at the airport when Isaias arrived and Addis Ababa residents lined main streets to see Isaias' motorcade. Rome uses it as a launchpad to invade...More..

Twitter Suspends Accounts Linked To 12 Indicted Russian Intelligence Officers
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Twitter Suspends Accounts Linked To 12 Indicted Russian Intelligence Officers

In a statement, the White House highlighted Rosenstein s remarks that no Americans had been charged. Trump told CBS News that he is going into the meeting with Putin with "low expectations", but repeated ...More..

by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Was the Queen subtly trolling Trump with her jewellery?

The lovely jewelry that Obama personally gave the British Queen is shaped like a flower and colored in an emerald green shade. While royal commentator Victoria Arbiter concedes that a lot of thought goes in...More..

Theresa May survives knife-edge customs union vote
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Theresa May survives knife-edge customs union vote

May's vulnerability in parliament, where she lost her Conservative Party's majority in an ill-judged election past year, was laid bare on Monday, when her decision to accept demands of pro-Brexit lawmakers ...More..

Suspected serial killer arrested in Houston
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Suspected serial killer arrested in Houston

Johnson, they've been working around the clock trying to connect all the different pieces", said Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez. Police are looking for a dark gray Nissan Sentra stolen from the scene. On F...More..

by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

'Helsinki has frozen over': Late night blasts Trump-Putin summit

Trump noted that Putin "offered to have the people working on the case come and work with their investigators with respect to the 12 people" indicted Friday in the special counsel's investigation. We agree with...More..

Woman Impaled By Beach Umbrella On Jersey Shore
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Woman Impaled By Beach Umbrella On Jersey Shore

A British woman has been taken to hospital after being impaled in the leg by a parasol on a beach in the USA state of New Jersey. One of the corners of a random one went through her f****** leg! Margaret Re...More..

Officer shoots suspect dead through open auto window after police chase
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Officer shoots suspect dead through open auto window after police chase

The suspects fired 34 rounds during the pursuit, Kelly told the paper, while officers fired 31 shots. Police were responding to reports someone had been shot and killed at a petrol station on July 11 in ...More..

Varalaxmi gets furious after minor girl rape in Chennai
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Varalaxmi gets furious after minor girl rape in Chennai

Meanwhile, Chennai High Court Advocate Association President Mohana Krishnan has announced that no lawyer will take the case of the 18 accused. The girl, who can not be named under laws protecting sexual assa...More..

Woman Bit Off, Swallowed Chunk Of Victim's Nose
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Woman Bit Off, Swallowed Chunk Of Victim's Nose

The group left the bar and returned to Tatiana's home later that night, where Collins allegedly requested more alcohol and cigarettes. Collins, who lives in Conroe, another Houston suburb, was staying with ...More..

Bellhops CEO gives new employee vehicle after walking 20 miles to work
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Bellhops CEO gives new employee vehicle after walking 20 miles to work

As more people got word of the story, it attracted more positive attention on social media. "I just wanted to get to my job and show I was dedicated to it ", Carr told the Homewood Star. "It's in much better...More..

Mueller Seeks Immunity For Five Manafort Witnesses
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Mueller Seeks Immunity For Five Manafort Witnesses

All five have said they will not testify so as not to incriminate themselves, according to a Tuesday court filing , and so prosecutors are asking Judge T.S. It is the first arising from the investigation of sp...More..

Trump confirms switch from baby blue design for Air Force One
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Trump confirms switch from baby blue design for Air Force One

Shortly after his election, Trump complained that Boeing was over charging the U.S. for the new plane, and pressured the aerospace company to cut costs in what has been a years-long negotiation. Boeing Co has r...More..

United Kingdom police find nerve agent that killed woman, sickened partner
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

United Kingdom police find nerve agent that killed woman, sickened partner

Police refused to confirm the claim but have previously said the poison was in a small bottle . That happened in Salisbury, only a few miles away from Amesbury. Last week, they confirmed that a "small bottle...More..

by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Donald Trump Acknowledges Russian Meddling in 2016 Election

Trump said Monday at a joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin that he didn't "see any reason why it would be" Russia that was responsible for the election meddling. Republican House S...More..

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation insists it's united at end of raucous, divisive summit
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation insists it's united at end of raucous, divisive summit

French President Emmanuel Macron said the summit atmosphere was "much calmer than everyone had said" and he saw a will to maintain the unity of the alliance, while Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic sa...More..

Boulder falls on people bathing at Kashmir waterfall; 7 dead
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Boulder falls on people bathing at Kashmir waterfall; 7 dead

People complained that no ambulance came to the spot even after numerous phone calls. Tahir Sajjad Bhat, police chief of Reasi district , said seven people had died and more than two dozen were injured, addi...More..

Public anger mounts in Iraq's Basra over poor utilities
by | Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Public anger mounts in Iraq's Basra over poor utilities

In the latest in a week of daily protests against corruption and poor governance, hundreds of Iraqis gathered outside Basra's main provincial government building on Sunday, before the situation quickly turned v...More..

There will be no second #Brexit referendum, says May's spokesman
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

There will be no second #Brexit referendum, says May's spokesman

After the votes, another Tory grandee and loyalist emerged from the Commons chamber looking emotionally drained and told me: "That was awful in there". Britain's departure from the European Union is schedule...More..

After Helsinki, U.S. intel chief defends findings on Russian meddling
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

After Helsinki, U.S. intel chief defends findings on Russian meddling

He dismissed it all with a new attack on an old target: the news media. CBS' Margaret Brennan said she was messaging some US officials during the speech who said they were turning off the television. He just ...More..

Las Vegas shooting: Mandalay Bay hotel owner sues 1,000 victims
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Las Vegas shooting: Mandalay Bay hotel owner sues 1,000 victims

The suits, filed in federal courts in California and Nevada, argue that MGM, the owner of the Mandalay Bay hotel and the Route 91 Harvest festival, can not be held liable for deaths and injures from the mass ...More..