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Theresa May Defeats Rebellion in Parliament over Brexit Plans

Tuesday's Commons debate marked the start of the government's attempts to undo most of the changes to its EU Withdrawal Bill that were put forward by the House ...


Trump critic falls, 5 other things from Tuesday's primaries

In Virginia , two women will compete for a suburban Washington congressional district seen as key to Democrats' hopes of retaking the House majority in Novembe...


Pope begins purge in Chile as bishop resigns over abuse scandal

Despite a strong Catholic tradition, Chile is witnessing a growing rift between the people and the Church, deepened by the string of sexual abuse scandals. The ...


After "difficult" G7 summit, UK's May warns against unilateral action on trade

Trump and then tries to stab him in the back on the way out the door". The G7 summit came after the Trump administration made a decision to impose tariffs on...


Trump's trade adviser apologises for comments on Trudeau

Appearing on " Fox News Sunday ", Navarro said: "There's a special place in hell for any foreign leader that engages in bad faith diplomacy with President Don...


Federal Bureau of Investigation agent who shot club patron while breakdancing charged with assault

The video shows the off-duty agent reaching for the gun and allegedly accidentally firing the weapon, hitting another patron in the leg. He then walks off the d...


Pompeo to visit China after North Korea summit, Beijing confirms

I couldn't even go home, for 30 days. "But I kept my head up". "I said to everybody, the door will open", Rodman told Cuomo as he wiped away tears from be...


You Can Do It! Skyscraper-Climbing US Raccoon Transfixes Twitter

With no balconies or windows that open, office workers inside the building were left to watch anxiously as the raccoon continued its climb. Many feared for th...


Has Theresa May only delayed her Brexit defeat by a few days?

It followed a strained parliamentary session, where the deep nationwide divisions opened up by Britain's vote to leave the European Union in 2016 were on disp...


Trump and Kim meet after months of threats and insults

One of President Donald Trump's more controversial pledges at his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un - that the United States would halt joint...


Kotzias slams ND for criticizing FYROM name deal

Zoran Zaev, the prime minister of Macedonia , and Alexis Tsipras, the prime minister of Greece, both agreed to the deal on Monday. "Accepting the "Macedonian...


U.K. Minister Phillip Lee Resigns Ahead of Brexit Bill Showdown

The Prime Minister is now expected to get through the latest round of crunch Brexit votes unscathed, with a potentially explosive clash over the customs union ...


Grandma charged for transporting grandkids in dog kennels

The 62-year-old has been charged with two counts of Child Endangerment , Memphis Police said in a Facebook post. Strangely enough, there is little info...


Republicans Have Mixed Feelings About Today's Immigration Meeting - Cortney O'Brien

Otherwise, the next possible date for a vote is July 23, as the House is not scheduled to be in session July 9. Thanks to the pressure of the discharge petiti...


Iran Urges North Korea to ‘Keep Vigilant’ When Dealing with Trump

Colonel Rob Manning, another spokesman, said: "We are going to be aligned with the president", while noting that the readiness of U.S. forces would remain "para...


Prawns and Haagen-Dazs on the menu as Trump-Kim meet

Trump said he "absolutely" would be willing to invite Kim - whose regime has been criticised for widespread human rights abuses - to the White House. Trump sa...


Alec Baldwin: I'd '1,000 percent' win if I ran against Trump

He added, "I would absolutely win". The actor and notorious Trump impersonator told radio's Howard Stern that he'd "one-thousand percent" win the election i...


Government forced to climbdown to avoid Brexit vote defeat

The results could also deliver a further blow to Prime Minister Theresa May's authority, which was severely damaged when she. The European Union Withdrawal Bi...


Small explosions, seismic activity continues from Hawaii's Kilauea

The USGS warns against trying to explore the risky ocean entry points because the potentially explosive meeting of lava and water can send debris flying. "Add...


President Trump Is Still Very Angry With Canada's PM Justin Trudeau

Some of Trump's aides also lashed out at the Canadian prime minister. Hmmm . Normally, the modus operandi for Trump administration officials precludes any ...


Democratic primaries take spotlight in House races in Va.

Virginia's 2018 primary election is this Tuesday, June 12. Spanberger is a former Central Intelligence Agency officer who moved to a private sector job wit...


Sadr rejects election rerun, warns of civil war after ballots burned

We will take all necessary measures and strike with an iron fist all who undermine the security of the nation and its citizens", said Abadi late on Sunday. A mo...


Man holds two people hostage in Paris

At least two people, including a pregnant woman, have been taken hostage in Paris , French media reports. Pictures and video posted on Twitter show heavily...


Yes, Trump Talked About Human Rights With Kim Jong Un - Katie Pavlich

Wouldn't that make a great condo?' You could have the best hotels in the world right there. "It was a awful thing, it was brutal, but a lot of people started to...


SCO summit focused on counter-terrorism: Putin

Even before they broke into open conflict, Trump was the odd man out in a group that favors global cooperation and has focused on issues like climate change. ...


USA upsets China with new de facto embassy in Taiwan

America's de facto embassy in Taiwan has reopened after a $250m renovation, with an attending United States official hailing the new building as "a symbol of ...


Greece and Macedonia reach deal to end decades-old name dispute

A meeting of the two soon may seal the deal, he said. "The chance is here and it must be seized, bravely, as this is the only patriotic way", Macedonian Prime...


Armed man takes hostages in Paris

The French Special Forces have been photographed arriving at the scene. A journalist for BFM Paris said two hostages had been taken. The freed hostage was...


Warning issued days before Florida woman attacked and killed by alligator

Later an initial necropsy by the officials indicated the presence of human remains in the system confirming the speculations. Law enforcement officers gather ...


IL police officer saves child running along busy road

Anthony Mannino on its Facebook page Monday. The department presented Sgt. Mannino on Thursday with their "Life Saving Award" for his actions. When Mannin...


Police operation in Paris as man holds 2 hostages

Police said the incident does not appear to be terrorism-related. They declined to confirm French media reports that the hostage-taker wanted to hand a letter t...


Hurricane Bud: Path, models, latest forecast of Category 4 hurricane today

The coast will also continue to see swell and potentially life threatening surf and rip in southwestern Mexico . The storm peaked on Friday as a Category 4 ...


Trump says has good relationship with Canada's Trudeau after G7 meeting

Republican Senator Susan Collins of ME said that while her state has experienced "frictions" with Canada over lobsters and other goods, the USA should not be ...


China blatantly defying North Korea sanctions: Gordon Chang

Did Trump end military exercises with South Korea? "I said when I first started, why do the bombers come from Guam?" The document reads: " President Trum...


Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner made $82 mn a year ago

His previous disclosure filed in April 2017 had showed assets in at least the $140 million range. It's hard to determine the couple's precise income a year ag...


Chancellor Angela Merkel: Trump's rejection of G7 communique 'sobering' and 'depressing'

Trump spent the days leading up to the meeting tweeting complaints about the summit's "indignant" host, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , and French Pre...


Emotional Dennis Rodman says Kim trying to change North Korea

Rodman talked about "falling in love" with the people and culture of North Korea, and described Kim as "a good friend". " Kim Jong Un is not a dumb man", R...


Jean-Pierre Bemba: Congo warlord's conviction overturned

Bemba was convicted on March 21, 2016 of murder, rape and pillaging between October 2002 and March 2003, when militia troops of the Movement for the Liberatio...


PM 'to appeal for unity' on Brexit vote

Lee's resignation Tuesday comes ahead of a crucial 48 hours for the government as it battles to hold off a series of potential rebellions to remove 15 amendme...


Trump Kim summit: Handshake moment explained in pictures

Mr. Trump threatened to unleash "fire and fury" on North Korea past year, and a North Korean official warned of a "nuclear-to-nuclear showdown" just a few w...


Kim thanks S'pore for 'sincere efforts' to host summit

During a tour of various attractions in Singapore on Monday, Kim said " Singapore is clean and handsome and every building is stylish" as he had heard ...


Civilians Killed in Houthi Shelling of Saudi Arabia’s Jazan

Once envisioned as an Emirati-led amphibious assault needing advanced U.S. boats to navigate Red Sea minefields laid by Iran, the 45,000-strong force of Yemeni ...


Man killed in stabbing attack on Japan bullet train

Doctors say the injuries to the 2 women are not life-threatening. According to the Kanagawa Prefectural Police, Kojima started by allegedly attacking the woma...


Ash Eruption At Kilauea Summit Registered As 5.4 quake

This Wednesday, June 6, 2018 photo from the U.S. Geological Survey shows Kilauea's lower East Rift Zone, showing continued fountaining of a fissure and the lava...


Trump's feud with Canada's Trudeau leaves GOP senators baffled

The former Conservative prime minister's government entered into a free trade agreement with the United States. That's the way it should be. "Canadians are po...


White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow suffers heart attack, Trump says

As President Trump was on his way to the historic summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un Monday, he tweeted stunning news about his economic adviso...


Air Force Captain Found 35 Years After Disappearing

The U.S. Department of State's Diplomatic Security Service caught on to Hughes's whereabouts, which were not specified, during a passport fraud investigation, l...


Trump tweets that his top economic advisor suffered heart attack

During President Ronald Reagan's first term, Kudlow was associate director for economics and planning in the White House's Office of Management and Budget. Kudl...


USA won't give asylum to victims of gangs, domestic abuse

Sessions reopened the case for his review in March. "The mere fact that a country may have problems effectively policing certain crimes - such as domestic v...


Trump SLAMS Canada’s Trudeau Over G7 Comments — ARCTIC BLAST

Canadians have fought and died in almost every war alongside US troops. The EU has "a $151 billion surplus" which it should use to fund "military", said Tru...