• Iran wants to expand missile range despite USA opposition
Iran wants to expand missile range despite USA opposition

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi also said Iranian missiles were purely defensive and added, "There is no Security Council resolution prohibiting missile program and missile tests by Iran". The president withdrew the US from the 2015 nuclear deal with Tehran that lifted crippling economic sanctions in exchange for a freeze on Iran...

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  • Migrants Breach the U.S. Border Fence in a Bid for Asylum
Migrants Breach the U.S. Border Fence in a Bid for Asylum

The attempt to cross into the United States illegally came just days after the migrants were transferred from one temporary shelter to another after it had become unsanitary. Ms. Johnson reports, the U.S. Border Patrol's San Diego Sector is reportedly one of the most active in the nation. Melanie Hernandez, a migrant at the new shelter, said ...

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  • S. Korea’s Moon still hopes to host Kim this year
S. Korea’s Moon still hopes to host Kim this year

Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Monday to take concrete steps toward complete denuclearisation and gain the trust of the global community if he wants sanctions lifted. Kim sharply raised tensions with nuclear and missile tests last year, but suddenly reached out to South Korea and the United States...

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  • Two US Marine planes crash while refueling off Japan
Two US Marine planes crash while refueling off Japan

Search and rescue efforts are ongoing. Japanese officials said two crew members were in the F/A-18, and five others in the KC-130. The Maritime Self-Defense Force, which dispatched aircraft and vessels to join the rescue operation, said Japanese rescuers found one of the crew members in stable condition.

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  • Wisconsin Lawmakers Vote To Limit Powers Of New Democratic Governor
Wisconsin Lawmakers Vote To Limit Powers Of New Democratic Governor

Bills up for public hearing and committee vote on Monday, setting the stage for legislative action on Tuesday, would move the 2020 presidential primary in order to help a conservative state supreme court justice; restrict early voting in way a federal court has disallowed; and allow the legislature to sidestep Kaul in legal fights.

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  • Dawson to face murder charge back in NSW
Dawson to face murder charge back in NSW

Police allege Mr Dawson was in the process of divorce from his wife and he was having an "illicit affair". An application for bail was refused by Queensland magistrate Dennis Kinsella and Dawson was taken into custody of NSW detectives.

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  • Internal Facebook Emails Show How Company Burnt Rivals, Struck Deals Over Data
Internal Facebook Emails Show How Company Burnt Rivals, Struck Deals Over Data

The emails feature in a case being heard in a California court filed against the giant by the now-defunct United States app developer Six4Three. Six4Three's founder, Ted Kramer, had obtained them as part of a legal discovery process in a USA lawsuit against Facebook that his company has brought against the social network in California.

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  • George H.W. Bush Service Dog Sully to Join Walter Reed Hospital
George H.W. Bush Service Dog Sully to Join Walter Reed Hospital

Bush's casket on Sunday. Former President George H.W. Bush wears socks depicting military jets flying in formation during a Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony in December 2016. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a statement Wednesday has been designated as a national day of mourning, and that the White House flags have already been ...

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  • Case Against Flynn Nears End With No-jail Recommendation
Case Against Flynn Nears End With No-jail Recommendation

The filing by special counsel Robert Mueller provides the first details of Flynn's assistance in the Russian Federation investigation, including that he participated in 19 interviews with prosecutors. She claimed that the real crime here is the leaking of Flynn's conversations with Kislyak and the unmasking of Flynn's name by a still-unnamed offi...

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  • Rudy Giuliani Accidentally Roasted President Trump With The Perfect Typo
Rudy Giuliani Accidentally Roasted President Trump With The Perfect Typo

When publishing his tweet, Giuliani did not notice that Twitter had turned it blue, indicating it was clickable. "Giuliani inadvertently added a live ".in" link to a tweet complaining about Robert Mueller's investigation into the Trump campaign as the president traveled to the G-20 summit.

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  • GOP Rep Downplays Khashoggi Murder After CIA Briefing
GOP Rep Downplays Khashoggi Murder After CIA Briefing

Fellow Republican Senator Lindsey Graham , a Trump ally who has joined a growing collection of lawmakers urging the president to take a far tougher stance against Riyadh over the killing, also attended the hour-long closed-door briefing , and minced no words afterwards.

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  • AgustaWestland Chopper Scam: Christian Michel Extradited To India
AgustaWestland Chopper Scam: Christian Michel Extradited To India

Christian Michel James, the alleged middleman in politically-sensitive Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland chopper deal, was brought to India late Tuesday night following his extradition by the U.A.E, the Central Bureau of Investigation said .

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  • U.S. gives Russian Federation 60 days to comply with nuclear treaty
U.S. gives Russian Federation 60 days to comply with nuclear treaty

The INF treaty, negotiated by then-President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev and ratified by the US Senate, eliminated the medium-range missile arsenals of the world's two biggest nuclear powers and reduced their ability to launch a nuclear strike at short notice.

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  • Trump to grant Kim Jong Un's wishes after denuclearisation: South Korea president
Trump to grant Kim Jong Un's wishes after denuclearisation: South Korea president

Donald Trump wants North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to know that he likes him and will fulfill his wishes, South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said on Sunday, a day after meeting the USA president at an economic summit in Argentina. Trump added that at some point he would invite the North Korean ruler to the United States . But negotiation...

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  • Britain Could Change Its Mind on Brexit — EU Court Adviser
Britain Could Change Its Mind on Brexit — EU Court Adviser

However, opposition leaders and even some Conservative MPs have criticised the decision to ignore a parliamentary vote, pointing to Cabinet sources who have anonymously briefed some of Britain's national dailies (including the Times ) that the negative conclusions of the legal advice were the real reason that the government was avoiding releasing ...

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  • Mystery couple in Times Square proposal disaster found by police
Mystery couple in Times Square proposal disaster found by police

On their official Twitter account, NYPD posted CCTV footage that shows a man dropping his fiancee's ring in the drain while proposing to her. It all appeared to turn out well. "In the end, we had no choice but to walk away and try to enjoy the rest of our weekend". The newspaper reported that the couple had become engaged in Central Park just h...

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  • Russia attempted to interfere in US elections: James Mattis
Russia attempted to interfere in US elections: James Mattis

Such an opinion during the California Security Forum was expressed by US Secretary of Defense James Mattis , Reuters reports . "There is no doubt the relationship has worsened". In this December 1, the White house spokesman Sarah Sanders said that trump during an official dinner at the G20 summit still had an informal conversation with Puti...

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  • Government found in contempt of parliament and must publish Brexit legal advice
Government found in contempt of parliament and must publish Brexit legal advice

But Transport Secretary Chris Grayling defended the decision not to release the full legal advice. The amendment will have to be considered before Theresa May can open five days of historic debate on her painstakingly-negotiated Brexit deal.

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  • USA senators: we're certain Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi's murder
USA senators: we're certain Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi's murder

Graham was expected to attend Tuesday's meeting, along with the top Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Armed Services, Foreign Relations and intelligence panels and a few others. The Senate is due to vote in the coming days on a measure that would cut off USA military support for Saudi military operations in Yemen. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY)...

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  • Sri Lanka's disputed prime minister takes his fight to the Supreme Court
Sri Lanka's disputed prime minister takes his fight to the Supreme Court

The petitioners sought an order in the nature of Quo Warranto declaring that 49 respondents including the Prime Minister and the Ministers of the incumbent government are not entitled to hold the office of ministers of the cabinet of Ministers and Deputy Ministers.

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