Sen. Mike Lee: Possible Supreme Court Frontrunner

But other factors will also be in play as the candidates are vetted: their ideological bent, gender, ability to be confirmed and even whether they meet Trump's requirement that they be "not weak". attorney. President Trump reportedly asked advise... More..

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Newspaper shooting suspect blocked back door: USA police
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Newspaper shooting suspect blocked back door: USA police

The former editor and publisher of the Capital Gazette said he asked police to investigate alleged gunman Jarrod W. Ramos - but was told there was not enough evidence to prosecute him for threats he made ...More..

'Horrible thing happened' says Donald Trump to families of Maryland shooting
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

'Horrible thing happened' says Donald Trump to families of Maryland shooting

Ramos, 38, appeared by video link from jail and did not speak during the proceedings. All five victims worked for the Annapolis , Maryland, newspaper. "I heard the footsteps, and John got shot". "He was ...More..

US, Russia Agree on Time and Place for Trump-Putin Summit
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

US, Russia Agree on Time and Place for Trump-Putin Summit

The Russian leader also denied allegations that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election that elected Trump, the Kremlin said. "Right now, I'm an adviser to President Trump ". Among issues in which ...More..

House Immigration Bill Defeated | immigration
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

House Immigration Bill Defeated | immigration

Matthews said the idea of Republicans confirming a new justice with 50 votes plus a tie-breaker by Vice President Mike Pence would be "unbelievable" to Democratic voters. "Republicans should stop wasting their ...More..

Trump to name nominee for Supreme Court on 9 July
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump to name nominee for Supreme Court on 9 July

Lee and his brother, Utah Supreme Court Justice Thomas Lee, are both on the list to replace Kennedy - setting up a sibling showdown over who could get the nod. With Arizona Republica Sen. Supreme Court Ju...More..

Judge orders release of child separated from mother at US-Mexican border
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Judge orders release of child separated from mother at US-Mexican border

The Trump administration's court filing indicates that it is attempting to force a modification of the Flores Settlement, a 1997 court ruling that stipulates that minor children who are "accompanied" by the...More..

by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Woman falls through ceiling in failed escape attempt

What began as a simple case of an alleged stolen credit card turned into a Tom and Jerry style chase through the aisles of a Reddi Mart convenience store near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada earlier this week. Findin...More..

Nearly 600 arrested in DC protesting Trump immigration policy
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Nearly 600 arrested in DC protesting Trump immigration policy

Jayapal used her arrest to call for others to join more demonstrations on Saturday, June 30. It is unclear what, exactly, precipitated the arrests. "This is a moment of outrage and we need people in the stre...More..

Big challenges ahead says new finance minister
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Big challenges ahead says new finance minister

Ford is calling his cabinet an "all-star" team and Fedeli will be playing a big role as Finance Minister and chair of the cabinet, two-thirds of which is male. Steve Clark, Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Ho...More..

Canada hits USA with retaliatory tariffs on metals, whiskey, maple syrup
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Canada hits USA with retaliatory tariffs on metals, whiskey, maple syrup

Canada will continue to work toward a new NAFTA agreement even as the retaliatory tariffs kick in, she said, adding that she is in "very frequent contact" with US officials on the file and has spoken to Light...More..

by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Woman charged after speeding down Florida interstate with man clinging to hood

Isidore said she had no choice but to hit the accelerator after feeling threatened by her ex partner. The viral video of the incident was filmed by another driver and has been shared a whopping 22,000 times, ...More..

N. Korea understands U.S. on 'complete denuclearization' -Pompeo
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

N. Korea understands U.S. on 'complete denuclearization' -Pompeo

After returning from his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Trump declared in a pair of tweets that North Korea no longer posed a threat . Meeting with Kim Jong Un was an interesting and ver...More..

Suspected newsroom shooter charged with 5 counts of first-degree murder
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Suspected newsroom shooter charged with 5 counts of first-degree murder

Phil Davis , a reporter at the newspaper, said on Twitter that a "gunman shot through the glass door to the office and opened fire on multiple employees". But in the future, newsrooms obviously can't rely on 2...More..

European Union leaders reach agreement on migration [International Edition]
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

European Union leaders reach agreement on migration [International Edition]

Today, the European Union leaders have agreed to set up reception centers, or the so-called disembarkation centers, in North African Countries like Tunisia, Morocco, Libya, or some other African countries, to...More..

by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Italy PM clashes with Germany, France over gist of migration deal

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said the deal did not foresee that Rome would take back migrants who had moved onto Germany from Italy, a remark likely to displease Germany's Angela Merkel who needed clea...More..

House Rejects Immigration Bill After GOP Fails to Reach Agreement
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

House Rejects Immigration Bill After GOP Fails to Reach Agreement

The bill was certain to be defeated in the narrowly controlled Senate even if it had passed the House. In the wake of the Republican failures this week, does Buck still think Democrats are the problem,...More..

Several dead in newsroom shooting in U.S. state
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Several dead in newsroom shooting in U.S. state

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh told CNN the suspect was found hiding under a desk, possibly trying to hide from police, and that the gun was not in the immediate vicinity of the suspect. Despit...More..

by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Multiple people shot at newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland

Altomare said that Ramos had a history with police that included a 2013 threat against the Capital Gazette , which produces a number of local newspapers along Maryland's shore. The Capital newspaper, part...More..

by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Several dead in newsroom shooting in Maryland capital Annapolis

The victims were Wendi Winters, 65, editor and community reporter; Rebecca Smith, 34, sales assistant; Robert Hiaasen, 59, assistant editor and columnist; Gerald Fischman, 61, editorial writer; and John McNamar...More..

Trump praises Apple at groundbreaking for Foxconn's U.S. plant
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump praises Apple at groundbreaking for Foxconn's U.S. plant

Build them in the USA. "I think you know that very well", he said at the White House in February. But critics say Foxconn has sometimes made similar jobs promises in places such as Brazil, without following t...More..

by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Air New Zealand cancels Bali flights because of erupting volcano

Qantas also turned back two Melbourne and Sydney flights to the island, and delayed two more from Denpasar. The AirAsia flight due to land at 7.30pm, QZ536, was the other Perth flight to be cancelled. It's fa...More..

'Multiple' deaths after reports of shots fired outside Maryland
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

'Multiple' deaths after reports of shots fired outside Maryland

A law enforcement source the suspect initially refused to cooperate. Hurst became a politician after his girlfriend, Alison Parker, a WDBJ reporter, was shot and killed along with cameraman Adam Ward by a forme...More..

Nine confirmed dead, 54 vehicles burnt in Lagos tanker accident
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Nine confirmed dead, 54 vehicles burnt in Lagos tanker accident

Nine persons have been confirmed dead and 54 vehicles burnt in an accident caused by explosion from a fallen truck laden with petrol in Lagos. Images published on social media showed massive clouds of black s...More..

Travel ban ruling 'a great victory' for the Constitution
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

Travel ban ruling 'a great victory' for the Constitution

A sixth majority Muslim country, Chad, was removed from the list in April after improving "its identity-management and information sharing practices", Mr Trump said in a proclamation. Hundreds of people gathe...More..

Democrat grandee ousted by far-left political novice
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Democrat grandee ousted by far-left political novice

She noted that Nixon and others face barriers male candidates rarely see. "Our campaign was focused, just a laser focus on a message of economic, social and racial dignity for working-class Americans", she ...More..

Trump, Putin to meet in Finland in July
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Trump, Putin to meet in Finland in July

Kremlin foreign policy aide Yuri Ushakov, speaking after Mr. Putin met U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton in the Kremlin, said the summit would take place in a mutually convenient third country and ...More..

Chartered plane crashes in Mumbais Ghatkopar, fire engines rushed to spot
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Chartered plane crashes in Mumbais Ghatkopar, fire engines rushed to spot

It crashed into a building that was under construction in Ghatkopar , a residential area in eastern Mumbai . The plane, which once belonged to the Uttar Pradesh Government, was sold to Mumbai-based company ...More..

U.S. postpones high-level dialogue with India
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

U.S. postpones high-level dialogue with India

The United States attacked first, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from around the globe and threatening to hit tens of billions of dollars in Chinese products. "We have countries where, as an example Ind...More..

China not ‘expansionist’ but won’t give up an inch of territory
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

China not ‘expansionist’ but won’t give up an inch of territory

After Beijing installed missile batteries and landed long-range bombers on some of the reclaimed South China Sea outposts, Mattis publicly accused Xi of reneging on his pledge against militarising the region,...More..