Global

Author: 0 Scandal in the White House? Clinton Aides Know What That's Like

National Security Advisor HR McMaster refused to talk about the allegations but said that in general, "We have backchannel communication with a number of countries. "Trump has no choice but to immediately fire Kushner, whose failure to report this episode on his security clearance is reason enough for a criminal investigation", the Deputy National Committee deputy communications director Adrienne Watson demanded in a statement.

Global Large fire at Toronto recycling plant sends smoke over parts of city
Author: 0 Large fire at Toronto recycling plant sends smoke over parts of city

The roof of the facility has collapsed and firefighters have been unable to enter the building. "The content is far too heavy for our firefighters to move manually - we need forklifts and backhoes and such to pull it apart safely", he said, adding that it was hard to estimate just how long it would take to entirely put out the flames.

Author: 0 Kushner sought secret communications with Russian Federation

Reports from several outlets-including the Washington Post , the New York Times , and Reuters-alleged on Friday that Trump's senior advisor and son-in-law-in-chief, Jared Kushner , discussed with Russia's ambassador to Washington , Sergey Kislyak , the possibility of establishing a secret communication backchannel between Trump's transition team and the Kremlin.

Global You tiny, tiny man: Rowling to Trump on 'shoving' Montenegro PM
Author: 0 You tiny, tiny man: Rowling to Trump on 'shoving' Montenegro PM

The trip has gone off without a major misstep, with the administration touting the president's efforts to create a new coalition to fight terrorism while admonishing partners in an old alliance to pay their fair share. But, despite that, he was warmly welcomed by the country's prime minister Charles Michel. NATO's chief affirmed that the alliance would join the worldwide coalition fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group, but will not wage direct war against the ...

Global Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to get 'stronger' as members step up payments
Author: 0 Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to get 'stronger' as members step up payments

German Chancellor Angela Merkel unveiled a portion of the Berlin Wall at NATO Headquarters, intending to demonstrate the role of the alliance in striving to make Germany and Europe whole and free during the Cold War and thereafter. European Council President Donald Tusk said that both sides did not agree on climate, trade and Russian Federation in their first meeting but found common ground on security and fighting extremism and terrorism.

Global Trump's Saudi summit was 'show with no value': Rouhani
Author: 0 Trump's Saudi summit was 'show with no value': Rouhani

Throughout his campaign, newly re-elected , Hassan Rouhani , stated his commitment to building bridges between Iran and the west. Trump is inclined to see Iran as the source of most of the troubles in the Middle East, as his speech in Riyadh , Saudi Arabia last weekend, demonstrated.

Global UK police arrest two more after Manchester attack
Author: 0 UK police arrest two more after Manchester attack

And the prime minister very tactfully signaled her displeasure. Twelve of the injured are under 16. They said the investigation was not slowing, with some 1000 officers involved, and the priority was to determine if more people were involved in planning the attack.

Author: 0 11 arrests total in Manchester bomb investigation

Abedi was known to United Kingdom security services, but his risk to the public remained "subject to review", according to reports. Officers used a controlled explosion to gain entry to the address in the north of the city where the latest arrests were made.

Author: 0 Mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick killed in boat accident

Gregg Allman's soulful vocals and Hammond organ were key ingredients in the group's sound, while he also wrote or co-wrote numerous band's enduring signature hits, including " Whipping Post ", " Midnight Rider ", " Melissa " and " Ain't Wastin' Time No More ".

Global Chelsea Manning a Free Woman
Author: 0 Chelsea Manning a Free Woman

Manning was able to start hormonal treatment in prison to begin transitioning toward her female identity. Despite being transgender and identifying herself as a woman, Chelsea had to sit out her sentence in the men's prison. She was later acquitted of the most serious charge against her, aiding the enemy. She later apologized for "hurting the US", saying that she thought she could "change the world for the better".

Global Trump becomes first sitting US president to visit the Western Wall
Author: 0 Trump becomes first sitting US president to visit the Western Wall

Yet critics pointed out that while the symbolism of Trump's visit was significant, there were precious few details on his plan for kickstarting negotiations. In related news, the soldiers also fired live rounds and gas bombs at Palestinians protesting near the border fence, east of the Sheja'eyya neighborhood, in the eastern part of Gaza city.

Global Trump tells Israel its Arab neighbors agree on Iran threat
Author: 0 Trump tells Israel its Arab neighbors agree on Iran threat

The US has promised to increase military aid to Israel to help maintain the country's military edge in the region as it faces mounting threats from its neighbors, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said as he spoke at Wednesday's Mount Herzl ceremony marking Jerusalem Day.

Global Trump condemns media leaks
Author: 0 Trump condemns media leaks

British Interior Minister Amber Rudd said on Wednesday that the leak was "irritating" as the USA media outlets named the attacker, adding that she had made clear to the United States that the incident should not happen again. And since Trump took office, he and other Republicans have repeatedly expressed frustration about leaks within the USA intelligence community, particularly of damaging information about Trump and his associates.

Author: 0 Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal -Axios

But Gary Cohn, Trump's economic advisor, on Friday said the president had told his G7 colleagues that he regarded the environment as important. "No doubt, this will be the most challenging G7 summit in years", Donald Tusk, the former Polish prime minister who chairs summits of European Union leaders, said before the meeting got underway.

Author: 0 What we know about suspects arrested after Manchester terror attack

Police said on Friday that they have "got hold of a large part" of the network linked to the attack. "A controlled explosion took place to gain entry into the address", the tweet also said. Libya's Deterrence Force, which acts as the police of the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord, arrests Abedi's father Ramadan, saying it had already arrested his brother Hashem on Tuesday.

Global President Rouhani: Tehran determined to continue tripartite Iran-Russia-Syria cooperation
Author: 0 President Rouhani: Tehran determined to continue tripartite Iran-Russia-Syria cooperation

Iran also accused the USA of arming "dangerous terrorists" a direct reference to the $110 billion arms deal Trump signed with Saudi Arabia's , King Salman, Saturday during his visit to the Kingdom. Despite threats and intimidation by Trump and his Arab-Israeli allies, Mr Rouhani is likely to push ahead with his country's regional military alliance with Russia, Syria and Iraq.

Global Trump Tells Confidants He's Pulling Out Of The Paris Climate Agreement
Author: 0 Trump Tells Confidants He's Pulling Out Of The Paris Climate Agreement

What is the Paris accord? The other six nations in the Group of Seven agreed to stick with their commitment to implement the 2015 Paris deal that aims to slow down global warming. Withdrawal would risk making Mr Trump unpopular not only with his allies overseas, but also with activists at home . "The entire discussion about climate was very hard, if not to say very dissatisfying", German Chancellor Angela Merkel told reporters .

Author: 0 Duterte makes rape joke after ordering martial law

Army tanks packed with soldiers rolled into the southern Philippine. Duterte on Tuesday declared martial law for the entirety of Mindanao-home to 22 million people. He said: "The government in the Philippines is acknowledging perhaps for the first time that foreign jihadists have been involved in this because some of those killed are including fighters from Indonesia and Malaysia".

Author: 0 Bomb disposal team used to search Wigan house in United Kingdom bomb investigation

File image of the police investigations in the Manchester attacks. Officials said all the dead and wounded had been identified but their names would not be made public for several days until autopsies are completed. Fifteen-year-old Millie Robson, wearing one of Grande's T-shirts, told the queen she had won VIP tickets to the pop star's concert. The teenager credited her father's quick action in picking her up and tying off her wounds to stem the bleeding.

Global Photo of Manchester attacker, new details released by UK police
Author: 0 Photo of Manchester attacker, new details released by UK police

Investigators gave details of Abedi's last hours as they released photographs from security cameras showing the bespectacled suicide bomber in trainers, jeans, black sleeves, a black cap and a black puffer waistcoat, over which the straps of his backpack can be seen.

Author: 0 Ramadan to start Saturday in Saudi, UAE

By the Gregorian solar calendar, Ramadan is 10 to 12 days earlier every year. "Friday will be the last day of Sha'ban, making Saturday the first day of the holy month", Aletihad, the Arabic-language sister newspaper of The National, reported.

Global Manchester terror probe: UK police make 7th arrest
Author: 0 Manchester terror probe: UK police make 7th arrest

Mr Rowley described some of the suspects arrested following raids in Greater Manchester, Warwickshire and Merseyside as "key players" in the terror network linked to Abedi. "The only thing we can do now is choose how we let this affect us and how we live our lives from here on out". We will not quit or operate in fear.

Author: 0 UK police say searching house in Wigan in connection with Manchester attack

United Kingdom has now stopped sharing intelligence information on Manchester bombing with the U.S. after USA intelligence shared information with US media. Abedi's mother, Samia Tabbal, was said to have told them her son left the North African country bound for the United Kingdom four days before detonating his device at Manchester Arena.

Global Trump delays decision on climate agreement
Author: 0 Trump delays decision on climate agreement

Trump, earlier in the day, rode the streets of Taormina in a golf cart as the leaders of France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Canada and the United Kingdom walked ahead of him. "Lots of very important matters under discussion", Trump tweeted between events. Trump, who for months has delayed a decision on the climate agreement, made his announcement at the conclusion of the Group of Seven summit in the resort town of Taormina , Italy.

Author: 0 Top Russian officials discussed how to influence Trump aides last summer

The conversations focused on Paul Manafort, the Trump campaign chairman at the time , and Michael T. Flynn, a retired general who was advising Mr. Trump, the officials said. Mr Flynn was forced to step down from his post as national security adviser less than a month into the Trump presidency after it was determined that he had misled Mr Pence when he said that he did not discuss Russian sanctions during the presidential transition period.

Global Fired Comey to testify Russian role in US poll
Author: 0 Fired Comey to testify Russian role in US poll

TASS posted pictures showing the trio together in the Oval Office, angering the White House and adding unusual and ironic optics to questions swirling around the White House over Comey's firing and the investigations into allegations of questionable ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.

Global Authorities impose curfew in Valley amid tension over killing
Author: 0 Authorities impose curfew in Valley amid tension over killing

Authorities imposed a curfew in many parts of Srinagar as violence spread across the restive region after Sabzar Bhat's death. "They also pelted stones on the moving vehicles on the busy roads and in the Chowk", Police said. Hailing from Ruthsana village in Tral, he was an active militant for over two years. Major protests erupted in Saimoh and nearby villages soon after the encounter.

Author: 0 Ankara Summons US Ambassador In Dispute Over Washington Brawl

The ministry accused USA security personnel of acting " contrary to diplomatic rules and practices ... towards the close protection team" of Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in front of the Turkish embassy chancery in Washington. policy to back Syrian Kurdish rebels fighting the Islamic State group in Syria. News of Turkey's protest Monday came as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley landed in the Turkish capital.

Author: 0 Philippines says its ready to hold talks with the Maute group

Officials are working to establish safe zones for Marawi residents left in the city, and supply them with provisions, as local shops remain shuttered amid the fighting. "We can still talk about it", Duterte said. "And if you can not be convinced to stop fighting, so be it. Let's just fight". They are also suspected of having hunted down Christians in the Muslim-majority city to use as human shields, religious leaders told Reuters .

Global Central Europeans confident Trump committed to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
Author: 0 Central Europeans confident Trump committed to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Trump had begun his speech by asking for a moment of silence in remembrance of the victims of Monday's terrorist attack in Manchester, England, that killed 22 and wounded many more. The atmosphere was further eroded by a report in Germany's Der Spiegel , which claimed that Trump told European Union leaders in a closed-door meeting that "the Germans are very, very bad ".

Author: 0 Climate change? Let me think about it, Trump tells G7

Meanwhile, President Trump , who in the past has exuded skepticism about climate change and threatened to pull the US out of the Paris Agreement , tweeted on Saturday that he would make a decision about the climate accord next week. His top economic and national security advisers refused to answer questions about Kushner during a press briefing today. The G-7 leaders had better luck finding agreement on the other problematic topic at the summit, trade.

Author: 0 Philippines at a grave risk of "contamination" by Isis

Sabah Police Commissioner Datuk Ramli Din said the security forces were already prepared for any eventuality following the declaration of martial law in Mindanao by the Philippine government. Civilians trapped by fighting in Marawi city are waving white flags from their windows to show they are not combatants. "I saw two jets swoop down and fire at rebel positions repeatedly", Alexander Mangundatu, a security guard, told The Associated Press in Marawi as a plume of black smoke billowed ...

Global Security on high alert in Britain after Manchester carnage
Author: 0 Security on high alert in Britain after Manchester carnage

Andrews and attending a charity dinner in Edinburgh. We're in constant dialogue with the police and security services. France's interior minister said Abedi is believed to have traveled to Syria and had "proven" links with the Islamic State group.

Global US Congressman demands accountability for Turkish attacks on DC peaceful protesters
Author: 0 US Congressman demands accountability for Turkish attacks on DC peaceful protesters

McCain's comments come in the wake of a violent scuffle between the Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's bodyguards and protestors this week that left nine people injured. Turkey sees them as a PKK extension and existential threat to Turkish sovereignty. Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said on May 18 that Brett McGurk, the USA special envoy to the coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), should be removed from his post as he "supports terrorist ...

Author: 0 British Police Release Photo of Manchester Bomber From Night of Attack

Rowley said the investigation had made "rapid progress" and that police "are getting a greater understanding of the preparation of the bomb". However, Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, the United Kingdom police chief for counter-terrorism, advised people to be vigilant but to "go out as you planned and enjoy yourselves".

Global Trump tells Duterte of two US nuclear subs in Korean waters
Author: 0 Trump tells Duterte of two US nuclear subs in Korean waters

A leaked transcript of the call, published by The Washington Post , records Duterte and Trump both describing Kim as a madman and agreeing that China could be leveraged to rein North Korea in. According to the transcript, Trump said he hoped China would act to solve the North Korea problem. "They (Beijing) are doing certain things, like not accepting calls".

Author: 0 Tehran mayor withdraws from Iran's presidential race

If the then six-candidate field was reduced to the pair, 48 percent of respondents would vote for Rouhani and 39 percent for Raisi, according to the survey released on May 10. Hard-liner Ebrahim Raisi will gain votes from Qalibaf's endorsement, but it may not be enough to defeat Rouhani. Raisi still faces "an uphill battle" as Rouhani will also benefit from Qalibaf's exit, Vaez said , noting the "paradox" that Iran's so-called Principlist or conservative camp is now rallying around Raisi.

Author: 0 'The Reelected Iranian Is No Reformer ' Eli Lake Says

The Sunni kingdom and Shiite power in Iran haven't had diplomatic relations since early 2016. 'America's dream on ending Iran's missile programme will never come true'. Khamenei has not given his public backing to any candidate in this election (there are also two less well-known candidates running for the presidency).

Author: 0 Chaffetz announced he'll resign from his seat in Congress

House of Representatives for almost nine years has been a rare honor and privilege", he said in the statement. Rep. Jason Chaffetz said Thursday that he will resign from Congress next month, a move that calls into quest. "And a lot of people will never ever believe that, but that is the truth". Sitting next to his wife, Julie, and their dog, Ruby, Chaffetz said after almost eight in years in Congress, he wanted a change.

Global Pippa Middleton's wedding included TWO dresses
Author: 0 Pippa Middleton's wedding included TWO dresses

She and Harry were photographed driving up to Middleton's parents' estate for the lavish soiree, which was off-limits to the press. Still, even if they didn't get the chance to chat over the wedding breakfast, it's likely that Markle and her prince enjoyed dancing the night away at the no-expense spared celebration.

Global Foreign terrorists killed in Marawi
Author: 0 Foreign terrorists killed in Marawi

The predominantly Muslim city of Marawi, home to some 200,000 people, has been under siege since a failed army raid Tuesday on a suspected hideout of Isnilon Hapilon, who is on Washington's list of most-wanted terrorists. "I will handle the rest", Duterte said. Malabang Police Chief Romeo Enriquez told The Associated on Friday that he is fine. He is at the nexus of several militant groups that are trying to merge into a more powerful force.

Global Suspect arrested in Wigan in connection with Manchester terror attack
Author: 0 Suspect arrested in Wigan in connection with Manchester terror attack

Fadl, the community leader, disputed that account and the bomber's father insisted Wednesday in an interview with the AP that Salman had no links to militants, saying "we don't believe in killing innocents". Home searches across Manchester and beyond have uncovered important items in a fast-moving investigation into the concert bombing that left 22 people dead, Manchester's police chief said Thursday as a diplomatic spat escalated over USA leaks about the investigation to the media.

Author: 0 Modi inaugurates India's longest river bridge in Assam

China claims Arunachal Pradesh is part of southern Tibet and thus Chinese territory. Since taking office in 2014, Modi's government has made upgrading infrastructure a priority to propel economic growth. "But now we are on the right track". Later, in the evening, by floodlights that brought to life the Sarusajai stadium in Guwahati , Modi, symbolically, laid the foundation stone of Assam's All India Institute of Medical Sciences , which is to be located on the outskirts of the city.

Author: 0 Philippines says militants shot dead at least 16 civilians

Convoys of vehicles packed with evacuees and protected by heavily armed soldiers streamed into nearby Iligan City. The latest news on the conflict indicates that Philippines troops fired mortars in Marawi City as they battled Islamist militants of the Maute group who were holding hostages and were reported to have murdered at least 11 civilians.

Global British police say searching house in Wigan in connection with Manchester attack
Author: 0 British police say searching house in Wigan in connection with Manchester attack

In Libya, bin Salem said Abedi's mother told investigators her son had left for the United Kingdom four days before the attack after spending a month in Libya. Mr Hopkins said the leaks - including leaked evidence photographs from the scene of the attack published by the New York Times - had caused "distress and upset" to the victims' families.

Global The 'Kremlin connection' and how the White House explains it
Author: 0 The 'Kremlin connection' and how the White House explains it

Mr. Kushner met Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and with Russian banker Sergey Gorkov, chairman of Vnesheconombank, a Russian state institution that has been under US sanctions since July 2014. "It allows you to communicate in a discreet manner". President Donald Trump and his advisers, seeking to contain the escalating Russian Federation crisis that threatens to consume his presidency, are considering a retooling of his senior staff and the creation of a "war room" within the White ...

Global Trump tells confidants, US will leave Paris climate deal
Author: 0 Trump tells confidants, US will leave Paris climate deal

The position makes the United States the lone holdout on endorsing the agreement during the G7 summit in Italy . Past communiques , which are painstakingly crafted to reflect common goals and values of all seven nations, have dedicated lengthy sections to climate change .

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441