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Trump And Xi Came To This Agreement During The G20 Summit

President Trump has allowed China's Huawei to continue business with USA tech giants - limited and with strings attached - following his "better than expec...


Donald Trump tweets propoal to meet Kim Jung-un in demilitarised zone

North Korea suggested it would dismantle the main nuclear complex in Yongbyon in return for the relief of sanctions, but the United States demanded an end to...


Japan Abe says G20 leaders confirm need for free, fair trade

Main image: Prime Minister Theresa May holds a news conference at the end of the G20 summit in Osaka , Japan. On the first day of their two-day summit in ...


Boeing aims to finish software fix to 737 Max in September

Boeing began updating the flight-control software implicated in the crash - it pushed the plane's nose down more than two dozen times based on faulty readings ...


Indonesian Court Rejects Prabowo Challenge to Results of Presidential Polls

While the General Elections Commission's (KPU) official count gave Mr Joko 55.5 per cent of the votes to Mr Prabowo's 44.5 per cent, the Prabowo camp claime...


WEATHER WATCH: Strong storms possible this afternoon

Not everyone will see rain, but be on alert any time after 2 p.m. Storms will be much more scattered across North Texas today , with the highest coverage east ...


Japan's Shinzo Abe raises Hong Kong freedom issue

Mr Dino, who has painted images of many of Hong Kong's social movements including the pro-democracy Umbrella Movement in 2014, considers it important to recor...


France reels under heat wave

The new record was measured in the southern village of Gallargues-le-Montueux. The report said mercury hit 44.3 degrees Celsius (111.8 Fahrenheit ) in Carpentr...


Saudi Crown Prince commends 'great achievements' with USA in meeting with Trump

A top United Nations human rights expert released a report last week detailing "credible evidence" that high-level officials in Saudi Arabia - including Bin...


15 labourers killed as apartment wall collapses on hutments in Pune

My deepest condolences to the families and praying for a speedy recovery of the injured. State Cabinet minister Chandrakant Patil told The Indian Express ...


UK Urges Probe into Hong Kong Police Action, Suspends Exports

Mass demonstrations are perceived by observers as a manifestation of the growing fears of the population that China restricts the city's unique freedoms and c...


Second round of 2020 Democratic hopefuls debate Thursday

Biden defended his longtime support for civil rights legislation, but he did not explain his opposition to school busing in the state of DE, which he represente...


Iraq condemns terrorist attacks in Tunisia

The attacks took place in Tunis . The blast killed a patrol officer and injured at least 8 people. Interior Ministry spokesman Sofian Zaak said the attacke...


Abe's G-20 show eclipsed by Trump-China trade talks, tweets

Abe said he was "deeply concerned" about the current global trade situation, saying restrictive measures will not benefit any country, in an apparent reference ...


Trump offers North Korea's Kim weekend meeting in demilitarised zone

He follows my Twitter", he said as USA aides at the news conference burst into laughter. Choe's statement was carried via the North's official Korean Central ...


James Alex Fields Jr. Sentenced To Life In Prison For Charlottesville Attack

U.S. President Donald Trump was criticized from the left and right for initially saying there were "fine people on both sides" of the dispute between neo-Nazi...


Donald Trump praises Mohammed bin Salman for doing 'spectacular job'

Calling the Saudi Royal " a friend of mine " Trump also reiterated that he " appreciates " Riyadh's purchases of USA military equipment worth some $110 billio...


House passes $4.6B Senate border aid bill

In last-minute talks with Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday, Pelosi had argued for four revisions to the legislation sought by liberal members of her De...


Aid ship captain arrested after migrants step on to Italian island

He said they violated the law by ignoring direct orders not to enter Italian waters as well as a special government measure that specifically banned the Sea-W...


Mueller testimony will correct misinformation: U.S. House chairman

Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, told reporters on Wednesday. Sekulow said that though one-third of House Democrats have s...


Friends: Missing Utah Woman Mackenzie Lueck’s Instagram Account Showed Recent Activity

Police say Ajayi has denied communicating with her after June 16, but phone location data puts them both at the park where she was last seen within a minute of ...


Clair River Tunnel near Port Huron 9:36 AM, Jun

The rail company says roughly 40 cars - at least one carrying risky goods - are reported to have come off the tracks in "various positions". There were also r...


Fired employee kills 2, self at California auto dealership

The Morgan Hill Police Department is working with the Sheriff's Department, California Highway Patrol, Cal Fire Police and Morgan Hill Fire on the scene. The ...


2 killed, 22 injured in plane crash at Russian airport

The plane rolled off a runway, crashed into a building and caught fire . Both pilots died in the accident and at least three of the 31 injured people remai...


Alabama woman charged with manslaughter after losing unborn baby in shooting

An Alabama woman has officially been charged with the death of her unborn baby after she was shot in a stomach during a fight she was involved in when she was...


'My time's up': Biden's debate observation haunts him on social media

On a crowded stage dominated by shouty men, Harris managed to silence the room twice. "We do not talk enough about trans Americans, especially African American ...


Trump offers to meet Kim Jong Un at North Korean border

Trump is scheduled to visit Seoul on Saturday night for an overnight stay and meetings with President Moon Jae-in. "If he's there, we'll see each other for ...


These are how all the celebrities and royals are celebrating Pride Month

U.S. singer Cyndi Lauper pictured performing at the opening ceremony of World Pride in Brooklyn, New York. In the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, poli...


New software problem detected in Boeing 737 MAX

Boeing has developed a software program fix for that flight control system, referred to as MCAS , however sources acquainted with the situation inform NPR tha...


White supremacist James Fields sentenced to life for Virginia vehicle attack

The move meant to symbolize the city's mourning for Heather Heyer , killed while protesting a white nationalist rally earlier this month. An Ohio man has bee...


Supreme Court allows partisan districts, blocks census query

Late last month, the ACLU obtained a hard drive with about 75,000 documents, including a 2015 study from a Republican redistricting expert, Dr. Thomas Hofeller,...


Victor Hugo Gomez, alleged orchestrator of David Ortiz shooting, arrested

Vazquez had been wanted in connection with the shooting, and police arrested him in Santo Domingo, the country's capital city. Further details weren't immedia...


US Doesn’t Want ‘Balanced’ Trade Deal with China at G-20 Summit

Mr Trump said he was proud of the US' partnership with Australia. Beijing also wants the USA to lift all punitive tariffs and drop efforts to get China to buy...


Trump Suggests EU Out of Line in Suing US Tech Firms

The president accused Twitter of being "just bad what they do" and said he would get fairer treatment if he became a Democrat. In an interview Wednesday with ...


France shuts 4,000 schools over expected hottest temperature in history

French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said four administrative regions in the south had been placed on red alert, the highest crisis level, with 76 others on orang...


Harris Has Strong Showing, Stuns Biden on Night 2 of Democratic Debate

Democratic presidential hopeful Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren participates in the first Democratic primary debate of the 2020 presidential campaign a...


Kate McKinnon Impersonates Marianne Williamson from Democratic Debate

Other foreign policy stances drew attention, like Williamson's pledge to try and rebuild relationships with European leaders - at times frosty under current US ...


Japan's foreign minister tells Johnson and Hunt to avoid no-deal Brexit

LONDON - Boris Johnson branded the French "turds" in remarks that the United Kingdom government successfully persuaded the BBC to remove from a documentary...


In Instagram Post, Leonardo DiCaprio highlights Chennai Water Crisis

The capacity of Chennai's four main water reservoirs - Poondi, Chembarambakkam, Puzhal and Cholavaram - has dipped below 1% and supply is failing to meet dema...


FAA tells Boeing to address new 737 MAX software risk

The FAA "will lift the aircraft's prohibition order when we deem it is safe to do so", the agency said in an e-mail. If regulators are unsatisfied with the so...


Ex-Trump aide Manafort pleads not guilty in NY

In May, a state grand jury in NY indicted Manafort on mortgage fraud charges stemming largely from the same conduct at issue in his federal trials. He is now ...


Boris Johnson hardens Brexit line but stays silent on domestic row

Pressed on whether he would rule it out, he said: "I think that's a pretty clear no". "If we do it in this kind of 'do or die way, ' the risk is that we'll ju...


Asian stocks dip on caution ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

HSI lost 0.62%. The Shanghai Composite jumped 0.7% to 2,996.79 and Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.4% to 6,666.30. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shar...


Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for inland and west Vancouver Island

Severe thunderstorm watches are somewhat less intense, but impact Cardston and the surrounding towns, the Blood Reserve including Stand Off, and Willow Creek ne...


'Hell No': Ocasio-Cortez Opposes Pelosi's Decision to Pass Senate Border Bill

The Democrat-controlled House approved a $4.5bn spending bill on Tuesday that withheld funding for the ICE and United States military operations ordered by T...


Twitter says it will label tweets from politicians that break its rules

Twitter has received criticism for not taking action against certain high-profile users - including, most notably, President Trump - who have posted tweet...


Assessing How The Democratic Candidates Fared In The First 2020 Debates

Pillorying Biden would not necessarily boost Sanders' campaign, said Democratic strategist Brad Bannon, who has worked for congressional and state candidates....


Maduro warns will be 'ruthless' if opposition seeks to oust him

Interestingly enough, the network, according to the statement, was not affiliated with opposition leader Juan Guaido . "It is the same story for the umpteent...


Oman announces plans to open embassy in Palestine

The economy is important". The political details of the peace plan, nearly two years in the making, remain secret. "Kushner added " Everyone is trying to bl...


Palestinians protest against Bahrain peace conference

The Palestinian Authority headed by Abbas had already said it was boycotting the two-day conference - dubbed the Peace to Prosperity Workshop - that opens on ...