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'Fair trade now fool trade': Trump hits back at G7

German Chancellor Angela Merkel , late Sunday, called Trump's revocation of support for the G7 joint communique "sobering and a little depressing", while a...


Special counsel Mueller indicts associate of Paul Manafort

In the late Friday filing, Manafort's lawyers said the special counsel's allegations of witness tampering "conjures a sinister plot" to persuade associates to p...


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

Lee told reporters on Sunday that half the amount had gone toward enhancing security for the meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean le...


Donald Trump Withdraws Endorsement Of G7 Joint Statement

In a freewheeling news conference at the G7 summit in La Malbaie, Trump defended his contentious case for bringing Russian Federation back to an expanded G8, an...


United States soldier killed, 4 others wounded in 'enemy attack' in Somalia

Four other USA service members were wounded when the team came under attack by mortars and small arms from unknown insurgent forces in the area. American forc...


US screens more staff in China over mystery health issues

The case revived fears that a U.S. rival has developed some kind of acoustic or microwave device after similar symptoms were reported among American diploma...


PM Narendra Modi addresses plenary session, joins SCO leaders for group photo

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that he is "excited to lead the Indian delegation for our first-ever meeting of the Council as a full m...


Trump throws G-7 into disarray with tweets after he leaves

Trump left the G7 summit in Canada early, then wrote on Twitter that Trudeau's remarks, including that his country would not be pushed around, "were very dish...


Loved ones to identify victims of tragic Kenyan plane crash

If any of the passengers had survived the crash they would likely have died from the freezing weather as they lay trapped inside the wreckage for nearly two day...


Trump says he could invite Kim to U.S. if summit goes well

Mr. Trump made the remarks after meeting Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to discuss the June 12 summit. "We don't use the term anymore because we're goin...


29th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square

Hundreds, if not thousands, of unarmed protesters and onlookers were killed after China's Communist leaders ordered the military to retake Tiananmen Square fr...


Giuliani: Use Trump's North Korea-style pressure tactics with the Palestinians

On Monday, the president weighed in on the pardon discussion, declaring on Twitter that he has the "absolute right to PARDON myself". He then again decried s...


Hundreds More Hawaii Homes Destroyed as Lava Surge Fills Coastal Bay

The lava pushed into beach lots in Kapoho, which has about 350 homes and Vacationland, which has about 150. When asked at a news conference Monday about the...


'Pack Your Bags': Italy's New Interior Minister Talks Tough on Migrants

The UK is, Prime Minister May said, leaving the European Union but it is not leaving Europe, and having good relations with the European Union and member states...


Iran's Supreme Leader orders increase of uranium enrichment capacity

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sought on Tuesday to convince European states to abandon a nuclear deal with Iran, saying that Tehran's threats to inc...


Hawaii volcano lava destroys hundreds of homes overnight

He said that number was sure to grow because there were many more damaged homes to count. An estimated 500 people live in the Kapoho area, but Snyder said i...


All trade deals could be off, China warns US

China says any trade and business deals will be void if the United States goes ahead with its threats of sanctions. "To implement the consensus reached in Was...


Morale of Syrians Raised after Retaliatory Attack on Israel: Shamkhani

Assad's threat to use force against USA allies in Syria and about 2,000 American troops providing them with air support and training prompted a warning from the...


At least 25 dead in Guatemala volcano eruption

An eruption of volcano, Volcan de Fuego, has killed at least six people in Guatemala. Firefighters said late Sunday that they had seen some people who were tr...


Trump, Trudeau trade barbs over tariffs

Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross is playing hardball with the European Union ahead of a fast-approaching deadline to extend steel and aluminum tariff exemp...


June 15 deadline in study of materials in Cohen raids, judge says

Cohen's lawyers said they had completed flagging for the special master privilege claims on 1.3 million out of 3.7 million files, but Wood said their projecte...


'Murdered' Russian journalist Babchenko appears at a news conference very much alive

Ukrainian police said Tuesday that Babchenko, a strong critic of the Kremlin, was shot multiple times in the back Tuesday, found bleeding there by his wife and...


Unseen for weeks, Melania Trump tweets she's 'feeling great'

Trump's account tweeted on Wednesday afternoon. "Who is this? where's Melania?", she wondered on Twitter . But those rumors were put to rest Wednesday, a...


Trump says no new North Korea sanctions

On both of his trips to Pyongyang , Pompeo held talks with the North Korean leader. North Korea has rejected previous USA calls for its unilateral nuclear ...


United States officials meet with North Koreans despite uncertainty surrounding Trump-Kim summit

Trump tweeted early Tuesday: "We have put a great team together for our talks with North Korea". On Sunday, US negotiators, headed by Washington's ambassad...


Texas boy wins National Spelling Bee after spelling 'koinonia'

How would you do in the competition? Karthik Nemmani attributed his success to his father and his spelling coach. Atman correctly spelled cantico in round t...


Donald Trump’s pardons (past and future) have one thing in common

D'Souza pleaded guilty in 2014 to making an illegal campaign contribution to NY politician Wendy Long's 2012 Senate campaign, allegedly going over the contr...


After Beijing's criticism, Mattis says 'steady drumbeat' of FONOPs to continue

Mattis said on Tuesday that the United States would pushback against what it sees as China's militarization of islands in the South China Sea , despite drawi...


Japan reports to UN N.Korea's suspected smuggling

President Donald Trump . North Korea suggested that Trump made this decision based on Pyongyang's unwillingness to unilaterally denuclearize, as the DPRK has...


Militants attack Afghan ministry with bomb, grenades & gunfire

At least four Taliban insurgents were also killed and another militant was wounded during the operation, the provincial government said. Three attackers, we...


'Murdered' Russian Journalist Arkady Babchenko Turns Up at Press Conference

He was denounced by pro-government politicians in Russia over comments on social media about the Russian bombing of Aleppo in Syria's war, and over his characte...


Wildwood Police Release Beach Arrest Body Cam Footage

She is seen walking away from the officer when he asked for her last name. "That's it, I'm done with you", one officer says. "Once the officer says "you're unde...


Hamas announces cease-fire between Israel, Gaza groups

It was struck early in the morning just before the children came to school. Three Israeli soldiers were injured in Tuesday's barrages, two lightly and a third...


South doused with heavy rains from remnants of Alberto

In Cuba, flooding damaged an oil refinery in central Cuba and caused crude oil to spill into Cienfuegos Bay as the remnants of Alberto continued to drench the...


Duterte will go to war over South China Sea: Minister

But he said it was unfair to single out China for its advanced militarization in the South China Sea. "All operations are conducted in accordance with world...