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US Starts 'Unwinding' Turkey from F-35 Fighter Jet Program

The Trump administration has sent it assistant secretary of state for politico-military affairs R Clarke Cooper to New Delhi this week to make the case for th...


Boris Johnson issues Tory 'extinction' warning unless Brexit is delivered

The Speaker of the House, John Bercow, says ending the current session of Parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit is "simply not going to happen". Deputy c...


Hundreds of migrants blocked, detained at border by Mexican armed forces

On Thursday, a day after Mexican officials had come to White House for talks, Trump said "a lot of progress" had been made but that he was still prepared to ...


Dominican Republic deaths: Autopsies show similarities for all three U.S. victims

Schaupp-Werner died "suddenly and inexplicably" in her hotel room at the Luxury Bahia Principe Bouganville after having a drink from the in-room mini bar, McDon...


China’s Xi calls Donald Trump his friend

The United States was noticeably absent at the forum after announcing that it was boycotting the event over the controversial imprisonment of American investor ...


New Zealand media condemn police raids on Australian broadcaster ABC

The AFP officers who raided Annika Smethurst's home left no stone unturned, searching top to bottom in what the News Corp journalist described as an "unco...


Man arrested for planning to detonate grenades in Times Square, sources say

Authorities have arrested a NY man who talked about wanting to throw a grenade in Times Square . Alam moved to the USA from Bangladesh 12 years ago and is ...


Mexican police intercept 1000 strong caravan headed for US

The group of migrants from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, including many women and children, departed from Ciudad Hidalgo at the Mexico-Guatemala border...


97-year-old army vet marks D-Day anniversary with parachute jump

Macron thanked those who did not survive the assault "so that France could become free again" at an earlier ceremony overlooking Gold Beach with British Prime...


Rescue of injured hiker spins out of control

Phoenix Police Air Support chief pilot Paul Apolinar said a line which should have prevented the basket from spinning failed to work. "We did a couple of p...


Trump Baby Blimp Gets Popped During Protests In London

Trump largely glossed over the protests , saying he saw "thousands of people in the streets cheering" and waving US and United Kingdom flags, but just a "very,...


Labour party narrowly denies Brexit party first seat in United Kingdom parliament

Labour and the Brexit Party had jostled for position as the bookmakers' favourite up until the result was announced . The new Brexit Party, which came fir...


Doctor accused of murder in 25 patient overdose deaths

Critical care doctor William Husel has pleaded not guilty. Husel was sacked from the Columbus-area Mount Carmel Health System in December 2018 and stripped of...


Why Are The Federal Police Raiding Journalists — AFP Raids

The AFP raided Ms Smethurst's home after she wrote a story past year about government plans to spy on Australians. In fact, it's sent shockwaves around the wo...


Shocking Video Shows Russian Warship Nearly Colliding With U.S. Navy Vessel

The Chancellorsville was recovering one of its helicopters "on a steady course and speed" when the Russian ship came from behind and to the right of the US vess...


Eight Indians Among 17 Killed In Bus Crash In Dubai

The bus, carrying 31 passengers, crashed into a height barrier that cut the left side of the bus and killed passengers sitting on that side, the Gulf News rep...


Why Prince Charles extended his private meeting with President Trump

If anything came out of the president 's tea with Charles, it might be Trump's warm feelings toward the prince. "If you go to certain cities, I'm not going to ...


UK PM Candidate Boris Johnson Declines Face-to-Face Meeting With Trump

The queen used her toast to emphasize the importance of worldwide institutions created by Britain, the United States and other allies after World War II, a subt...


Huawei Signs Deal to Develop 5G Network in Russian Federation

The agreement was signed on the sidelines of a meeting between Chinese leader Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow. It comes as some West...


Sudan opposition rejects army's offer of talks, death toll hits 108

Dagalo, commonly known as Hemedti, said the military council had launched an investigation into the violence and would punish anyone found guilty of abuses. Ano...


Donald Trump forgets what he had gifted Queen Elizabeth II

In a clip circulating social media, the 72-year-old is seen with his eyes shut while sat between Her Majesty and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall. Consider, eve...


Mexico border apprehensions soared to over 144K in May

Government inspectors last week announced they found one 125-person facility in El Paso, Texas, to have had 700 people one day and 900 another day. Agents in th...


White House directs Hicks, Donaldson to withhold documents from House panel

In a letter to Nadler, White House counsel Pat Cipollone said Hicks and Donaldson "do not have the legal right" to disclose White House documents to the panel. ...


Impeach Trump? No, Pelosi Says Let's Just 'Put Him in Prison'

During his public appearance last week, Mueller said that his office could neither clear nor accuse Trump of obstructing his investigation into Russian elec...


Korea Warns of 'Limit to Our Patience' on Nuke Talks

North Korea plans to temporarily suspend its famous Mass Games gymnastics show - which features thousands of performers - after supreme leader Kim Jong Un c...


Queen pays tribute to D-Day veterans

Macron awarded the Legion d'honneur, France's highest award for merit, to five USA veterans and embraced each man warmly. There's even video available of Ri...


N Korean Official Rumoured Killed After Summit With US Appears With Kim

A senior North Korean official believed to have been exiled to a labor camp after US-Korea nuclear talks fell apart in February was spotted hob-nobbing with dic...


Nancy Pelosi says she wants to see President Trump 'in prison'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's conservative stance on the subject of impeachment has put her at odds with some members of her caucus. " Impeach! " from the crow...


Donald Trump touches down for his first presidential visit to Ireland

Speaking with Leo Varadkar in Shannon, southwest Ireland, Mr Trump - who flew there after a state visit to Britain - raised the subject of the UK's Europea...


Australian Home Affairs Minister to visit Sri Lanka

Australian government officials have warned Sri Lankans to not try to reach Australia by boat, saying a revamped campaign called "Zero Chance" has been launched...


Helicopter Rescue Spinning Out Of Control Captured On Video

Rob McDade of the Phoenix Fire Department told the news station. Eventually the rescue helicopter's flight slowed the spinning enough to allow the wom...


Xi brings pandas to Putin as their alliance blossoms

Xi did not directly address the effects of higher USA tariffs, but said total imports and exports were up by 4.3 percent year-on-year, while China's foreign e...


#KuToo: Thousands Of Japanese Women Sign Anti-Heels Petition

In her tweets , Ishikawa coined the hashtag #KuToo , which is both a play on two Japanese words - " kutsu ", meaning shoes, and " kutsuu ", meaning pain - and...


Trump says Meghan 'nasty' to him in new interview

President Trump was caught out calling Meghan Markle "nasty" after he heard she has previously called the 72-year-old "misogynistic" and "divisive" in a 20...


‘No sense of cleanliness’: Donald Trump blames India, China for climate change

President Donald Trump on his only full day of business with British leaders on what was dubbed a "working visit" to the United Kingdom . ( Harmony anyone?)...


Moon sightings, politics play a part in Muslim holiday

Eid al-Fitr celebrations follow the sighting of the crescent moon, ending the holy month of Ramadan and the dawn-to-dusk fasting of millions of Muslims. Pakis...


Navy plane buzzed by Russian fighter over global waters

Earlier in the day, the United States 6th Fleet reported that a Russian SU-35 had intercepted an American P-8A Poseidon at least three times on 4 June, claiming...


New Zealand man killed in Darwin shooting rampage

A 23-year-old woman at the Palm Hotel was shot in the legs and remains in hospital in a stable condition. The alleged gunman is now being held in custody at t...


Trump meets queen after insulting London mayor

Asked about potentially meeting Boris Johnson , Trump said: "He's been a friend of mine, he's been very nice". Mr Woody Johnson, the U.S. ambassador to Brita...


Pa. Woman Who Died in Dominican All-Inclusive Had Heart Attack, Says Resort

In all three cases, Dominican authorities said that an autopsy gave the same apparent cause of death - respiratory failure and pulmonary edema, which is cau...


House Democrats Pass 'American Dream and Promise' Amnesty Bill

The House on Monday overwhelmingly passed a $19.1 billion disaster aid package after several GOP members derailed three earlier attempts at passage, sending t...


Trump stirs Irish hosts with ‘BORDER WALL’ comment on N. Ireland

Varadkar responded: "I think one thing we want to avoid, of course, is a wall or border between us". The president sat in a VIP area between Queen Elizabeth I...


'Woo-hoo!' At 97, D-Day veteran parachutes into Normandy

Read recognized that a jump for someone his age could be unsafe: "I said my prayers about it and to my great my great surprise it seemed as though God was sayin...


Supposedly executed former North Korean nuclear envoy is alive, CNN reports

Kim Yo-jong attended North Korea's propaganda group gymnastics and artist performance called "The Land of the People" held in Pyongyang's May Day Stadium on...


YouTube Won't Be Punishing A Creator Accused Of Harassment And Homophobia

Mr Crowder's political YouTube show " Louder with Crowder " frequently includes discussion of political videos , including Mr Maza's work for Vox . YouTube'...


Prince Harry Ghosts Donald Trump After He Called Meghan Markle 'Nasty'

Meghan skipped the state banquet thrown in the American president's honor at Buckingham Palace and a luncheon as well. As I posted yesterday, the House Susse...


30th Anniversary of Tiananmen and no sign of admission by China

Pompeo on Monday pushed China to make "a full, public accounting of those killed or missing" in 1989, saying this would "give comfort to the many victims of thi...


Group working to host ‘straight pride’ parade in Boston; Twitter fires back

Earlier this Spring, Boston's city council rejected Super Happy Fun America's request to raise its "straight pride flag" at the city hall. Previously, ...


Swedish court rejects request to detain Assange in rape case

Earlier in the week Assange's Swedish lawyer, Per E Samuelson, also unsuccessfully requested the Uppsala District Court to postpone the Swedish hearing, cit...


Trump says customers should drop AT&T over CNN news coverge

All negative & so much Fake News, very bad for U.S. Big ratings drop. When the president landed in the United Kingdom for his state visit on Monday, he said ...