• G7 divides to G6 plus Trump over trade war threat
G7 divides to G6 plus Trump over trade war threat

Europe will implement counter-measures against USA tariffs on steel and aluminium just like Canada, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday, voicing regret about President Donald Trump's abrupt decision to withdraw support for a G7 communique.

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  • Spain takes in 629 migrants stuck in the Mediterranean
Spain takes in 629 migrants stuck in the Mediterranean

Migrants are rescued by staff members of the MV Aquarius , a search and rescue ship run in partnership between SOS Mediterranee and Medecins Sans Frontieres in the central Mediterranean Sea, June 10, 2018. SOS Mediterranee spokesperson Mathilde Auvillain said the Aquarius had received orders to head north after a series of sea rescues and was ...

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  • Trump adviser says there’s a ‘special place in hell’ for Canadian leader
Trump adviser says there’s a ‘special place in hell’ for Canadian leader

How long will it take to figure out whether or not they're serious? "Do Timber & Lumber in US?" U.S. President Donald Trump thinks our prime minister is "dishonest" and "meek and mild". For good measure, Trump sent out more tweets the morning of June 8 before his arrival in Quebec - "Canada charges the US a 270% tariff on Dairy Products! Aft...

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  • Woman Arrested For Transporting Children In Dog Kennels
Woman Arrested For Transporting Children In Dog Kennels

The man later informed the Memphis Police Department, which then led to the arrest Cheeks, who is the grandmother of the two children. Many have inquired about a viral video from Saturday that shows two children being transported in pet kennels in the.

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  • Singapore's Foreign Minister Visits North Korea
Singapore's Foreign Minister Visits North Korea

Frustrated after the North Koreans cut off communications for about five days last month and snubbed Hagin at a preparatory meeting in Singapore , Trump cancelled the summit on May 24. In 2008, Singapore sent its then foreign minister, George Yeo, on an official visit to North Korea. He said that economic aid or financial compensation for Ja...

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  • Supreme Court Allows Ohio to Purge Inactive Voters
Supreme Court Allows Ohio to Purge Inactive Voters

Philip Randolph Institute that gave the state of OH - famed for its highly partisan election administration regime - great leeway in designing a purge of voter rolls after narrowly construing some confusing language in the federal motor-voter legislation (officially the National Voter Registration Act of 1993) that was created to expand voter part...

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  • Germany's Merkel calls Trump's G7 slams 'sobering,' 'depressing'
Germany's Merkel calls Trump's G7 slams 'sobering,' 'depressing'

Mr. Trudeau's office responded to Mr. Trump's tweets accusing the Canadian leader of " false statements " on Saturday, saying that the Prime Minister said nothing during the G7 summit that he had not said previously. Mr Kudlow accused the Canadian PM of betraying Mr Trump with "polarising" statements on trade policy that risked making the USA...

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  • Merkel: G-7 summit with Trump was a 'sobering' experience
Merkel: G-7 summit with Trump was a 'sobering' experience

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Saturday that all G7 members had endorsed a joint communique . Trump, who is in Asia for meetings with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, tweeted that "Fair Trade is now to be called Fool Trade if it is not Reciprocal" and suggested that Canada is "bragging" in an unspecified release about bene...

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  • Xi Jinping says Vladimir Putin is his ‘best friend’
Xi Jinping says Vladimir Putin is his ‘best friend’

Russian Federation was expelled after the annexation of Crimea, and other members such as Canada and the United Kingdom are still opposed to letting them return. Putin's remarks follow a report that White House officials were working toward setting up a meeting. Tensions mounted between the Trump administration and fellow G7 members Canada, Germa...

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  • Donald Trump again attacks European allies in overnight tweet-storm
Donald Trump again attacks European allies in overnight tweet-storm

In the communique after the summit in La Malbaie, Quebec province, the group of major industrial nations - Canada, the United States, the UK, France , Italy, Japan and Germany - had agreed on the need for "free, fair, and mutually beneficial trade" and the importance of fighting protectionism.

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  • Trump advisers accuse Trudeau of betrayal
Trump advisers accuse Trudeau of betrayal

Kudlow doubled down on blaming Trudeau in an appearance on CBS' "Face the Nation" later Sunday morning when he said the prime minister "picked a fight" and left Trump no choice but to pull out of the group's communique. The talks have floundered over several issues, including Trump's insistence on a clause that that would end NAFTA every five yea...

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  • China may become ‘guarantor and mediator’ after Trump-Kim talks
China may become ‘guarantor and mediator’ after Trump-Kim talks

But Trump - for whom a major accomplishment would bolster his position ahead of midterm elections in November - baffled observers when he said he did not think he had to prepare "very much" for the summit. "So at the moment, the wisest approach for China is to just leave North Korea and the U.S. to it". Like the real-life leaders, fake Kim and ...

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  • Top US Senate staffer charged in leak investigation
Top US Senate staffer charged in leak investigation

He faces three counts of false statements to a government agency, charges that could mean up to 15 years in federal prison, if he is found guilty. Top Photo | James Wolfe , center, former director of security with the Senate Intelligence Committee, escorts former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey to a secure room to contin...

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  • Season's 1st tropical storm forms in eastern Pacific
Season's 1st tropical storm forms in eastern Pacific

Both storms could cause high surf, rip currents, rainbands and possibly flash flooding to occur. It was centered about 300 miles (485 kilometers) south of Manzanillo, Mexico, and was moving northwest at 9 mph (15 kph). It is now rapidly weakening. With the formation of Aletta, the hurricane season in the Eastern Pacific basin is off to an early s...

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  • Canada's PM is back-stabber unworthy of Trump's time, trade adviser says
Canada's PM is back-stabber unworthy of Trump's time, trade adviser says

The US president also repeated his call for Vladimir Putin to join the other leaders around the summit table. He said Trump agreed with the fairly generic trade language in the communique drafted by the G7 leaders, who are traditionally America's closet allies.

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  • Army says soldier from Arizona killed in Somalia
Army says soldier from Arizona killed in Somalia

US President Donald Trump sent his condolences in a tweet. "My thoughts and prayers are with the families of our serviceman who was killed and his fellow servicemen who were wounded in Somolia". In West Africa, Special Operations forces are overseen by Army Special Forces, while the Naval Special Warfare Command, often known as the Navy SEALs, le...

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  • Putnam’s office failed to do background checks for a year
Putnam’s office failed to do background checks for a year

He celebrated the state's millionth concealed weapon permit in 2012 and bragged that the length of the process went down from 35 days to a mere 12 days during his tenure. The Times interviewed the employee, Lisa Wilde , who told them she was working in the mailroom when she was given oversight of the database in 2013.

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  • Guatemala Volcano Death Toll Rises To 62
Guatemala Volcano Death Toll Rises To 62

Volcan de Fuego means Volcano of Fire in English. The Fuego Volcano, as seen from Los Lotes, Rodeo, erupts in Escuintla, south of Guatemala City on on June 4, 2018. President Jimmy Morales and his government declared three days of mourning and a state of emergency for Escuintla, Chimaltenango and Sacatepequez, which must still be ratified by ...

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  • Trump Threatens To End Trade With United States' Closest Allies
Trump Threatens To End Trade With United States' Closest Allies

He says he spoke with world leaders about his trade policies and called for the elimination of tariffs, trade barriers or subsidies. "It's going to change, 100%". "Were looking for peace in the world". Trump repeated his criticism of Canada's supply managed dairy industry, one of his favourite targets in Twitter posts, including this week prior...

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  • TEHRAN’S TANTRUM: Iran Holds DAY OF PROTEST Against Israel
TEHRAN’S TANTRUM: Iran Holds DAY OF PROTEST Against Israel

Israel Defense Forces had issued warnings on leaflets throughout Gaza and on Twitter, warning civilians to stay away from the fence. "Conference calls on the UK Government to condemn actions that are illegal under worldwide law, including Israeli settlements on occupied Palestinian land, to take an active role in implementing United Nations res...

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