• Syria's Assad threatens to attack area under US-backed Kurds
Syria's Assad threatens to attack area under US-backed Kurds

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov stated that only Syrian government should have troops on the country's southern border, speaking in Moscow on Monday at a joint press conference with his Mozambican counterpart Jose Pacheco. "So we are supporting any worldwide mechanism that could limit the influence of Iran in the region in general, and in ...

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  • Abramovich's solution: Turn a hotel into his house ... and become Israeli
Abramovich's solution: Turn a hotel into his house ... and become Israeli

Israel passport holders are allowed to enter Britain without a visa for short stays. Journalists have also linked the poisoning of Russians in the British city of Salisbury with the departure of Abramovich from great Britain, as the incident took place on March 4, and the entrepreneur left on March 10.

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  • Canada Retaliates With Tariffs on $12.8 Billion of U.S. Goods
Canada Retaliates With Tariffs on $12.8 Billion of U.S. Goods

Weber adds that Trump's decision has to be a wake-up call for us Europeans: "with the United States closing in on itself, we should be bridge-builders & reliable partners for the rest of the world". "This focus on goods trade, bilateral goods is not the right focus in a hyperconnected world where most of the economic activity, most people work, m...

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  • Rep. Trey Gowdy disputes Trump's 'spy' claim, says Federal Bureau of Investigation acted properly
Rep. Trey Gowdy disputes Trump's 'spy' claim, says Federal Bureau of Investigation acted properly

Trump's anger at Sessions has often prompted speculation in Washington that the USA leader would fire him, or his deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein, who oversees the Mueller probe after Sessions recused himself from the oversight role.

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  • Afghan Officials Say Attack on Ministry Was Repelled
Afghan Officials Say Attack on Ministry Was Repelled

ISIS is an alternative acronym for the Islamic State group. No group immediately claimed responsibility. Nicholson said that by wearing US military uniforms, militants were trying to confuse security forces and delay their response to the attack.

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  • Pelosi dismisses Trump's claim she favors MS-13 as false
Pelosi dismisses Trump's claim she favors MS-13 as false

Polls now show that Bredesen has a higher favorability rating among the state's voters than Blackburn, though the former governor also has higher name recognition. The president again launched into one of his favorite talking points, the criminal gang MS-13, whom he has described as "animals" and claims have exploited immigration legislation to e...

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  • Philippines says ready for war if troops harmed in S. China Sea
Philippines says ready for war if troops harmed in S. China Sea

On Sunday, two US warships sailed close to the Paracel Islands, which lie north of the Spratlys, the latest freedom of navigation operation created to challenge Beijing's claims. The White House stated previously that China would face consequences for the installations. Mattis said the USA will continue those operations. As China claims lay...

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  • Missouri Governor Greitens Resigning
Missouri Governor Greitens Resigning

St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner charged him last month for illegally transferring the fundraising list from a veterans charity he co-founded to his 2016 campaign for governor. The charge was dismissed during jury selection, but a special prosecutor was considering whether to refile the felony count. "I came to office to fight for the p...

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  • Serious summit talks start in NY-INSIDE
Serious summit talks start in NY-INSIDE

But continuing differences between the two countries led Mr. Trump to abruptly cancel the planned summit last week, and then quickly announce that it might still be held as scheduled on June 12. He said his personal denuclearisation estimate ran to 15 years, given the tangle of political and technical uncertainties that the USA and North Korea woul...

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  • Don't roast marshmallows over volcano vents, USGS warns
Don't roast marshmallows over volcano vents, USGS warns

Besides, adding sulfuric acid to sugar makes for what the USGS cryptically described as "a pretty spectacular reaction". Parts of Puna on the Big Island are at risk of additional lava flow, officials warned. Kilauea volcano continues to carve a path of destruction, forcing a new round of evacuations; Jeff Paul reports from Pahoa, Hawaii . ...

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  • Paris mayor praises Malian 'hero' for scaling building to save child
Paris mayor praises Malian 'hero' for scaling building to save child

Police said the incident unfurled when the boy's father left him alone so he could go grocery shopping and play Pokemon Go . President Emmanuel Macron invited the man to the presidential palace to offer gratitude in person. More significantly, President Macron announced that Gassana will be rewarded with his legal papers to remain in France, a...

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  • Police officer punches woman in New Jersey beach arrest video
Police officer punches woman in New Jersey beach arrest video

The attorney for Emily Weinman says the body cam video shows "Excessive force and overreaction" by police telling FOX 29 quote: "It's all the same to me" when comparing the viral witness video with the footage released by police. "You're about to get dropped". When he decides to arrest her, he turns the camera back on. FOX 29 stopped by an addr...

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  • US announces 25% tariffs on Chinese tech goods
US announces 25% tariffs on Chinese tech goods

The new tariff is part of one of the three major steps that the United States is taking based on the March 22, memorandum signed by President Donald Trump . The declaration of further sanctions had been expected last week but was apparently delayed. According to China, it was a surprise movement that totally opposes the two countries' agreem...

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  • 'Israel will make Hamas pay:' Intelligence minister denies Gaza ceasefire
'Israel will make Hamas pay:' Intelligence minister denies Gaza ceasefire

Amid the flare-up in the Gaza Strip , Hamas says Palestinian resistance groups have agreed to a ceasefire in the blockaded coastal sliver as long as Israel abides by a truce. "If they release the reins there will be a very painful strike", he said. A growing humanitarian crisis in Gaza has pushed its residents to start protesting the untenable...

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  • Dont roast marshmallows over erupting Hawaii volcano: USGS
Dont roast marshmallows over erupting Hawaii volcano: USGS

Close view of the lava channel in the middle of the lava flow erupting from fissure 8 during an HVO overflight at about 7 a.m. Monday 28 May. "(Please don't try!)", the USGS said. Hawaii's Kilauea volcano generated a fast-moving lava flow that shut down a major road on Tuesday, leaving only one way out of the area and spurring a new round of eva...

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  • Man's body found by searchers scouring river
Man's body found by searchers scouring river

Flash floods struck a Maryland city on Sunday that had been wracked by similar devastation two years earlier, prompting emergency rescues as raging waters engulfed cars and rose above the first floor of some buildings, authorities said .

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  • United States to shorten length of visas for some Chinese citizens: White House
United States to shorten length of visas for some Chinese citizens: White House

After significant back-and-forth over the past few months , the White House intends to follow through with a pledge to place tariffs on imported Chinese technology goods while also tightening restrictions on investments by Chinese firms into American companies.

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  • Gaza's Hamas rulers say ceasefire reached with Israel
Gaza's Hamas rulers say ceasefire reached with Israel

No Palestinian casualties were reported. A Palestinian official in Gaza said Egypt was in touch with Hamas, Islamic Jihad and Israel to stop the fighting deteriorating into a wider conflict. According to the IDF more than 100 rockets were fired at Israel, most of which were intercepted by the Iron Dome defense system. The Israeli Prime Minister's...

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  • Trump reportedly told Sessions to reverse recusal in Russian Federation probe
Trump reportedly told Sessions to reverse recusal in Russian Federation probe

He also called for the probe to look into old foes like Hillary Clinton and former FBI Director James Comey. He said that Obama and the 13 "angry Democrats" who worked with him were aware of Russia's interference in the 2016 election, but they chose to do nothing about it.

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  • North Korea Will Not Agree to Denuclearization — CIA Analysis
North Korea Will Not Agree to Denuclearization — CIA Analysis

ABC reports that us and North Korean officials are "laying groundwork for on-again, off-again, back-on-again summit". The cancellation had Korea-watchers questioning whether even back channel negotiations would be possible at this point.

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