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Highlights Of The Trump-Kim Summit In Singapore

During the 13-minute conversation, Trump said that he trusts North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, who vowed to completely denuclearize his country , according to T...


Sultan declares Friday Eid-el-Fitr Day

The end of the holy month will be either June 15 or 16, depending on when the new moon is seen. The crescent of Shawwal moon has been observed in Jebel Hafeet...


Kim Jong-un suggests US, North Korea cease hostile military activities

At one point, it features a montage with babies and auto factories, suggesting what a more prosperous future for North Korea could look like if it agreed to g...


Roller coaster derails in Daytona Beach

The agency's Twitter page also posted images of firefighters trying to remove riders from a dangling auto. Fire officials said an additional four passengers...


Trump to discuss tariffs on Chinese imports with aides

Trump tweets Wednesday that his advisers didn't want him to get involved in the Republican primary, thinking Rep. Mark Sanford "would easily win". As govern...


Comey made 'serious error of judgement' in handling Clinton email probe

The inspector general's report could have seriously undercut Comey's credibility as a witness in the Mueller investigation if it had found that he lied abou...


USA unveils new ‘embassy’ in Taiwan amid strained China ties

An assistant U.S. secretary of state will attend the unveiling of a massive new complex for Washington's de facto embassy in Taiwan, a visit less likely to unne...


Gazinsky scores first World Cup goal

Putin enjoyed the game from his private box alongside Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman who were friendly in the early part of the game, not so muc...


Leave.EU founder Arron Banks denies campaign took Russian money

Testifying before a Parliament committee, Arron Banks said he was being targeted in a witch hunt by politicians and journalists who favoured remaining in the 28...


Gunmen kill veteran journalist in Kashmir

Home Minister Rajnath Singh said, "The killing of @RisingKashmir editor, Shujaat Bukhari is an act of cowardice". Doctors declared the journalist and one of h...


National Weather Service to determine if tornado hit town

Officials say more information including an estimated intensity of the tornado and distance of its path would be released later Thursday. The National Weather...


United Nations rights report on Kashmir violates India's sovereignty: MEA

Ilyas Zargar, a 29-year-old resident of Srinagar, also welcomed the report , and called on the United Nations to "hold India accountable for the daily h...


The lesson of today's government climbdown: we're likely heading for soft Brexit

To make matters worse, the justice minister, Philip Lee, resigned just hours before the start of the debate in protest at his own government's position on Bre...


Donald Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize by two Norwegian lawmakers

Trump was nominated by two right-wing members of Norway's Progress Party, which advocates for limited immigration and lower taxes. Though the nomination might...


Corker blasts Senate colleagues for blocking vote on tariffs

Trump has recently used discretionary tariff powers, delegated for the president's use for reasons of national security, to levy taxes on imports of aluminum an...


Federal Bureau of Investigation agent in texts: 'We'll stop' Trump from becoming president

According to the Associated Press, the Justice Department's watchdog also faults former FBI Director James Comey for breaking with established protocol in...


Eyewitness images reveal devastation of Colorado wildfires (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

The fire was expected to grow because of hot, dry and windy weather conditions. Springtime predictions of a wild summer of blazes across the state appear to...


Sanders Hits Back at Report She's Planning to Leave White House

Shah is considering exiting but has not decided when, CBS reports . Sanders has been the White House press secretary for less than a year. She said she loved...


Ivanka Trump Tweets Fake Chinese Proverb, Leaves China Confused

There's just one problem: this is most likely not a Chinese proverb. " Actually Western people like to make up Chinese proverbs, like us, as we Chinese people...


NY attorney general sues Trump Foundation, alleging illegal activity

Underwood is seeking $2.8 million in restitution plus additional penalties, as well as the dissolving of the Trump Foundation under court supervision. In additi...


Pressure grows on Merkel to tighten refugee policies

Speaking at a press conference in Berlin after his meeting with German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer, Mr Kurz said: "In our view, we need an " axis of the ...


Trump trades easy banter with allies but differences persist

Trump and then try to stab him in the back on the way out the door", trade adviser Peter Navarro said on Fox News . And what did Trudeau do as soon as the pl...


Half of Americans back Trump's handling of North Korea

But so far, Mr Trump hasn't shown he'll avoid the same trap he's accused his predecessors of falling into: giving North Korea too much without getting anything ...


United Nations votes by strong majority to condemn Israel over Gaza violence

No Israelis have died. The dramatic three hour debate ended on Wednesday evening with resounding applause for the Palestinians as a resolution that censured I...


Italy accepts 900 migrants but 600 more continue onto Spain

The ship had been drifting in the central Mediterranean since Sunday, when both Italy and Malta closed their ports to it. The port of Valencia is some 1,500 k...


Trump pledges to punish 'the people of Canada'

It was Mr. Trump's own Saturday news conference that forced Mr. Trudeau to talk about sunset clauses and retaliatory tariffs, and made it mandatory to express...


Sarah Huckabee Sanders responds to report she’s leaving the Trump administration

She told her followers, Does @ CBSNEWS know something I don't about my plans and my future? Sanders responded shortly after in a tweet , claiming she was at...


World Leaders React to Trump-Kim Summit

Trump said he'd like to bring home America's troops altogether, but that it's too soon to discuss that. "No, I think I've helped them, because I think things...


Eid al-Fitr holiday for UAE private sector announced

Ramadan always lasts between 29 and 30 days. Read : The Eid Al Fitr holiday for the public sector has been announced ... The month-long Ramadan fasting en...


Scottish lawmakers walk out of United Kingdom parliament in Brexit row

Liddell-Grainger later told Somerset Live that he had "made a remark about "political suicide" and that critics could "take their objections and stuff them"...


Reported Killed in Missile Attack in Saudi Arabia

He also announced that humanitarian shipment permits were being granted regularly, and that humanitarian aid has been flowing continuously into all parts of Ye...


Pompeo: No sanctions relief for North Korea until complete denuclearization

As Trump acknowledged that denuclearization would not be accomplished overnight, the North suggested Wednesday that Trump had moved away from his demand for ...


United States blacklists Russian firms tied to FSB hacking ops

Steve Mnuchin, the Treasury Secretary, said the USA was "engaged in an ongoing effort to counter malicious actors working at the behest of the Russian Federatio...


Canadian soccer official calls 2026 World Cup bid vote a 'watershed moment'

Earlier on Wednesday, the congress voted to grant the 2026 World Cup to a joint bit by Canada, the United States and Mexico. Their lone opponent was Morocco ...


The team that tapes Donald Trump's papers back together for legal preservation

While this hardly ranks high on the list of this President's violations of our norms and laws, it's among the most freakish. A pair of former White House ai...


Donald Trump, Kim Jong Un arrive in Singapore for nuclear showdown

According to accounts of the G-7 meeting, officials from other members of the bloc confronted Trump with a torrent of statistics about the importance of the U...


Kim takes night tour of Singapore ahead of summit with Trump

The summit - the first ever between a sitting American president and North Korea's leader - was to kick off at 9 a.m., the White House said. President Don...


Trump pledges 'security guarantees' as Kim Jong Un recommits to 'denuclearization'

Trump and Kim - both intent on making history - greeted each other early in the day with extended hands in front of a row of USA and North Korean flags, a previ...


Trump and Kim have lunch: Here's the guest list - and the menu

North Koreas in attendance included Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the Workers' Party of Korea Kim Yong Chol, who determines foreign policy and defen...


Theresa May in Labour Live jibe after Brexit criticism from Jeremy Corbyn

Earlier, Brexit minister David Davis told parliament a government defeat would undermine negotiations with Brussels and warned lawmakers the government woul...


European Union reiterates support for Trudeau, G7 communiqué after Trump's Twitter rant

After he left the G7 summit in Quebec on Saturday, Trump posted a series of Tweets criticizing Trudeau for staying firm on the counter-tariffs imposed in reacti...


Animal stuck on high-rise ledge becomes social media star

By midafternoon, the raccoon had ventured an additional 10 stories up, its claws somehow digging in enough to continue. No word yet on how crews plan to get i...


UAE says ultimatum on Yemen port of Hodeidah expires Tuesday night

Hodeida is controlled by Houthi rebels who are fighting the Saudi-led coalition, and the coalition believes the port has been key to the rebels smuggling in a...


Korean leader arrives in Pyongyang after Trump summit

The halted exercises seem to be a concession to Pyongyang, which has repeatedly claimed that the drills are practice for a strike against North Korea. Kim and T...


North Korea media depict Kim's strength over Trump in summit

The Pentagon has denied that US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis was caught off guard by the president's announcement, saying "there were no surprises". "Secretary ...


Trump's personal attorney splits with his own legal team

Cohen has maintained that he's innocent of wrongdoing, and Trump has called the raid on his lawyer an assault on attorney client privilege. Still, sources tol...


US Navy rescues migrants at sea off the coast of Libya

The U.N. refugee agency said Monday that there was " an urgent humanitarian imperative " to act, calling on governments to accept the distressed migrants no...


Proposal to split California into three states qualifies for November ballot

Northern California: This would include the Bay Area and the 31 remaining counties north of Sacramento . Fresno, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mono, ...


Kim summit signals new breakthrough and echoes past problems

Geng Shuang, the Chinese Foreign Ministry's spokesman, told reporters on Wednesday: "North Korea has stopped its nuclear tests, and the US and South Korea are ...


Canada parliament condemns Trump's attacks on Trudeau and tariffs

After Mr. Trudeau's press conference , Mr. Trump said the steel tariffs were applied to Canada because of Canadian tariffs on USA dairy imports. "We used...