Donald Trump strikes deal with Xi Jinping over sanctions imposed on ZTE

In return, the U.S. Commerce Department will lift a seven-year ban on ZTE buying components from U.S. companies. To recap, after warnings from intel leaders about using ZTE phone and the implementation of a US export ban, the President tweeted... More..

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by | Monday, May 28, 2018

The president talks North Korea after meeting with Joshua Holt

Trump told reporters that they are still considering Singapore as the venue for their talks. In this handout image provided by South Korean Presidential Blue House, South Korean President Moon Jae-in (L) shak...More..

Israel kills three Islamic Jihad fighters in Gaza Strip
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Israel kills three Islamic Jihad fighters in Gaza Strip

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip will try to breach Israel's blockade by boat this week in a fresh challenge to Israeli forces following weeks of deadly protests and clashes, organizers said Sunday. The violent d...More..

North, South Korean leaders hold surprise summit
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

North, South Korean leaders hold surprise summit

Moon was blindsided by Trump's decision to abruptly announce he was canceling the summit, less a day after returning from meeting in the Oval Office created to keep the momentum in the diplomatic effort. Trum...More..

'Quiet revolution' leads to abortion rights win in Ireland
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

'Quiet revolution' leads to abortion rights win in Ireland

There are a lot of happy faces. "And we say that we trust women and respect women to make their own decisions and their own choices". There were roars of approval Saturday when two women leaders of the Sinn F...More..

North and South Korean Leaders Meet to Discuss Canceled Summit With Trump
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

North and South Korean Leaders Meet to Discuss Canceled Summit With Trump

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that "the White House pre-advance team for Singapore will leave as scheduled in order to prepare should the summit take place". In 2003, Moammar Gaddafi ...More..

Trump Slams Critics of Campaign Spy Claims: Dems Are 'Rooting Against Us'
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Trump Slams Critics of Campaign Spy Claims: Dems Are 'Rooting Against Us'

According to a USA official familiar with the meeting, the briefers did not reveal the name of an informant. Rudy Giuliani, one of Trump's attorneys, told The Associated Press on Friday that the White House...More..

US Delegation in N.Korea for Talks on Preparations for Summit
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

US Delegation in N.Korea for Talks on Preparations for Summit

Photos released by South Korea's presidential office showed Moon arriving at the North Korean side of the Panmunjom truce village on Saturday and shaking hands with Kim Jong Un's sister, Kim Yo Jong, before...More..

Yulia Skripal: 'We are so lucky to have survived assassination attempt'
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Yulia Skripal: 'We are so lucky to have survived assassination attempt'

Sergei and Yulia Skripal were found slumped on a bench in the English city of Salisbury in March, sparking a bitter diplomatic crisis between Moscow and London , which says a Soviet-made nerve agent dubbed n...More..

Desert Locust Alert: Tropical Cyclone Mekunu (23 May)
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Desert Locust Alert: Tropical Cyclone Mekunu (23 May)

The Eastern Province Civil Defense called on the citizens and expatriates to take precautions due to the expected climatic changes the province is likely to witness during the coming days. Hurricanes are spawne...More..

Iran: Europe Must Speed Up Plans to Save Nuclear Deal
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Iran: Europe Must Speed Up Plans to Save Nuclear Deal

Under the landmark accord, Iran had accepted limits on its nuclear programme in exchange for relief from worldwide trade, oil and banking sanctions. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has declared that it ...More..

Indian police kill 9 anti-pollution protesters, says official
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Indian police kill 9 anti-pollution protesters, says official

The company moved the Appellate Authority against this, and the next hearing is on June 6. Even on Wednesday they were here but the minute they got the wind of the protest , they closed their office and left."...More..

U.S. exit from Iran deal could trigger instability: Putin
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

U.S. exit from Iran deal could trigger instability: Putin

The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin have reportedly reached to an agreement regarding the launch of the first joint project in Afghanistan. As he sat alongside Put...More..

Monitor: Airstrikes Target Iran-Backed Hezbollah Base in Syria
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Monitor: Airstrikes Target Iran-Backed Hezbollah Base in Syria

A war monitor, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , reported two waves of USA -led missile attacks early Thursday it said targeted areas controlled by IS east of the Euphrates River. Tension in Syria ha...More..

Kim Jong-un in Unannounced Summit Meeting With South Korean Leader
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Kim Jong-un in Unannounced Summit Meeting With South Korean Leader

That was far different from his letter Thursday to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un , blaming "tremendous anger and open hostility" by Pyongyang for the USA withdrawal. That's the barbed-wire border that separat...More..

Hero Noblesville science teacher shot while tackling student shooter to ground
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Hero Noblesville science teacher shot while tackling student shooter to ground

Seaman, who is the coach of the school's boys football team and has taught science for almost four years, will reportedly undergo surgery on Friday. on Friday morning at a middle school in Noblesville, a town...More..

Irish Church urges voters to reject abortion and protect life
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Irish Church urges voters to reject abortion and protect life

In 2012, 31-year-old Savita Halappanavar , 17-week pregnant at the time , was to rushed to the hospital after complaining of pain. "Women living in counties with highly restrictive abortion laws would have ca...More..

See lava spew from Kilauea volcano
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

See lava spew from Kilauea volcano

A wall of lava has also blocked part of a coastal road, cutting off a key escape route for residents and hampering evacuations. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports. It came two weeks after the volcano began sending la...More..

Exit polls suggest Irish voters have repealed abortion ban
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Exit polls suggest Irish voters have repealed abortion ban

Voters will be asked if they wish to scrap a prohibition that was added in the Constitution by referendum 35 years ago, and partly lifted in 2013 only for cases where the mother's life is in danger. Ireland is ...More..

Judge orders 30-year-old man to leave parents’ home
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Judge orders 30-year-old man to leave parents’ home

A NY state judge has backed a couple's battle to kick their 30-year-old son out of their home because he has not contributed toward household expenses or helped with chores and they wanted him to get a job. Whe...More..

Man attacks car and passenger with sledgehammer
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Man attacks car and passenger with sledgehammer

Police say they can't investigate it any further until a person involved with the incident comes forward. As the SUV attempts to drive away, he follows it. The attacker then strikes him with the sledgehammer ...More..

GALLERY | Dangerous 'laze' forms as Hawaii volcano lava reaches ocean
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

GALLERY | Dangerous 'laze' forms as Hawaii volcano lava reaches ocean

View from a helicopter of the channelized lava flow and active ocean entry. One major potential hazard that appeared to have been brought under control was at the Puna Geothermal Venture (PGV) plant, which ...More..

Baby dies after being left in hot truck at Nashville home
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Baby dies after being left in hot truck at Nashville home

Metro Nashville police in Tennessee said little girl's adoptive father reportedly forgot about the child after dropping off her sibling at daycare. He then flew out of the city on a business trip. So far, no c...More..

GOOD GUY WITH A GUN: Armed Civilian KILLS Gunman in Oklahoma Shooting
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

GOOD GUY WITH A GUN: Armed Civilian KILLS Gunman in Oklahoma Shooting

The mother, and grandmother, of the victims spoke to KOCO and said her daughter was shot in the arm, and her 12-year-old granddaughter was shot in the stomach. Telephone and text messages seeking comment fr...More..

2 wounded in Indiana middle school shooting; student suspect detained
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

2 wounded in Indiana middle school shooting; student suspect detained

Parents of children at other schools can pick up their children at any time, but regular dismissals and buses were scheduled for those facilities. A science teacher is being hailed as a hero after he tackled ...More..

Rudy says Trump SHOULD meet Mueller face-to-face
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Rudy says Trump SHOULD meet Mueller face-to-face

Lawmakers were surprised that Trump lawyer Emmet Flood showed up to the briefing along with White House chief of staff John Kelly , but left soon after attendees began to meet. Senate Minority Leader Chuc...More..

Seahawks Players React To NFL Anthem Policy
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Seahawks Players React To NFL Anthem Policy

Baldwin, who said he thinks "the NFL really missed it this time" with the new policy, spoke to reporters on Thursday about Trump's comments - specifically the part where Trump suggested players who do not s...More..

Iran presses European Union on measures to salvage nuclear deal
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Iran presses European Union on measures to salvage nuclear deal

Last month Trump withdrew the U.S. from the JCPOA , or Iran Deal, which granted Iran sanctions relief in exchange for a halt in its nuclear program. But the US pullout has shaken the pillars of support for...More..

Trump administration launches vehicle import probe
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Trump administration launches vehicle import probe

The United States is the second-biggest export destination for German auto manufacturers after China, while vehicles and car parts are Germany's biggest source of export income. China, which is in the midst of ...More..

Trump says 'there is no deal' with China to suspend ZTE penalties
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Trump says 'there is no deal' with China to suspend ZTE penalties

One next step will be dispatching Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to China to look at areas where there will be significant increases, including energy, liquefied natural gas, agriculture and manufacturing, Mr...More..