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Jun 07 2018

Kim summit set for Singapore's Sentosa Island - White House

The Capella Hotel is where high ranking officials from the US and North Korea have been holding working-level discussions on the upcoming talks. But preparations fo...

Jun 07 2018

Neo-Nazi Republican Patrick Little Gets 1.2% In California Senate Primary

Two hotbeds of competitive House races held their primaries Tuesday. Sean Spicer, 42, a San Diego resident who works in marketing, also said he voted because it's a civ...

Jun 06 2018

Clinton: No apology needed

In an interview with NBC's Today Show , he said he supported the movement and it was "way overdue" but he still believed he acted correctly. "I asked if you ever apol...

Jun 05 2018

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

The AP quoted Russian state media as saying that Moscow had expressed commitment to an agreement that would involve the removal of all Iranian forces from areas near the ...

Jun 05 2018

Iran undeterred by possible Russia-Israel deal on Syria

Prior to Netanyhau's arrival, Iranian leader Ali Khamenei declared that Israel is a "malignant cancerous tumor" that should be "removed and eradicated" in a tweet that ...

Jun 05 2018

Kim complains of US 'hegemonism' to Russia

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said "real progress" had been made in NY talks with Kim's right-hand man, while in Pyongyang the Korean leader re-committed to "denucl...

Jun 05 2018

Trump says he has 'absolute' power to pardon himself

House Republican Majority leader Kevin McCarthy also told CNN that no president should pardon himself. "And he has no need to do it, he's done nothing wrong". Freedom P...

Jun 05 2018

Suspect in Scottsdale, Ariz. killings found dead in hotel room

Police in Scottsdale, Arizona are dealing with four murders in the last four days, at least three of which appear to be linked, the Arizona Republic reports . Pitt famil...

Jun 04 2018

Mrs. Trump skipping G7, North Korea summits

As CNN notes , a year ago the White House only released a statement following the reception with a snippet of the first lady's remarks, so we probably shouldn't expe...

Jun 04 2018

Can President Donald Trump pardon himself? Yes

The former US attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara, said that if Trump pardoned himself, it would be a "self-executing impeachment ". "President...

Jun 03 2018

European Union files challenge to United States tariffs at trade body

The EU, Canada and Mexico learned yesterday that they will not be exempted from the decision of US President Donald Trump to slap tariffs of up to 25 per cent o...

Jun 03 2018

Canada's Trudeau blasts "totally unacceptable" Trump tariffs, announces counter-tariffs

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the tariffs would be 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum, and go into effect on Friday, as the administration followed th...

Jun 03 2018

U.S. Strikes Killed Nearly 500 Civilians in 2017, Pentagon Says

In the report, it has been pointed out that Pentagon had no credible reports of civilian casualties from Libya and Somalia. On January 9, 2017, near the Iraqi city of M...

Jun 03 2018

Italy Prime Minister Designate Struggles To Form Government

When he joined the Five Star Movement during the recent election , he said he supported center-left political ideals. A coalition government has been agreed in Ital...

Jun 03 2018

China warns USA that tariffs will kill any chance of trade benefits

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross continued two days of talks on trade in Beijing with a signal that the two sides may be making some progress toward increasing Chinese ...

Jun 02 2018

Trump contradicts himself, claims he didn't fire Comey 'because of Russia'

This is not one of those. Anyway, then it was back to tweeting about the "spy" in his campaign (there was none) and demanding a phone call from a CEO (how old are y...

Jun 02 2018

Without Proof, Trump Says Mueller's Team Will Meddle In 2018 Midterms

Mueller, who was appointed a year ago after Trump fired FBI director James Comey , is leading the investigation into Russian election interference in 2016 and alleged co...

Jun 02 2018

Hebrew University squeezes into top 100 in Times Higher Education ranking

Japan has five institutions across the top 100 (down from six), and four of these have declined. The university has been placed in the 91 to 100 rank banding. It has ...

Jun 02 2018

HHS Official: Reports of Lost Immigrant Children 'Completely False'

It was recently reported that the federal government has lost track of thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children that were placed in sponsor homes. ORR would need m...

Jun 02 2018

Trump meets North Korean envoy Kim Yong Chol at White House

He said of the North Koreans, "I believe they will be coming down to Washington on Friday". While admitting that dealing with North Korea was "going to be a process", T...