• US rallies scheduled to demand release of full Mueller report
US rallies scheduled to demand release of full Mueller report

Some of the investigators who worked with the special counsel Robert Mueller on the FBI's Russian Federation investigation believe their findings are more damaging to President Donald Trump than Attorney General William Barr has indicated, The New York Times reported on Wednesday.

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  • US Teen Says He Escaped From Kidnappers After 7 Years
US Teen Says He Escaped From Kidnappers After 7 Years

The 14-year-old gave his name as Timmothy Pitzen and said he had been held by two men with bodybuilder physiques at a Red Roof Inn in the Cincinnati area, according to the reports , which said that his identity has not yet been confirmed.

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  • US Halts Shipment of F-35 Equipment to Turkey
US Halts Shipment of F-35 Equipment to Turkey

Last week, a bipartisan bill was introduced in the Senate that would block transfer of F-35s to Turkey unless it is certified Turkey will not purchase the S-400. Turkey is also one of the co-producers of the $85 million jet, responsible for the manufacture of key components of the fuselage and cockpit. A view shows a new S-400 "Triumph" surface-...

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  • Donald Trump Dismisses Democrat Demand for Six Years of Tax Returns
Donald Trump Dismisses Democrat Demand for Six Years of Tax Returns

Earlier on Wednesday, the House Judiciary Committee authorized its chairman to subpoena Special Counsel Robert Mueller's full investigation report on Russia's role in the 2016 USA election. Democrats believe the statute is clear. "We're working that out". Rep. F. James Sensenbrenner Jr. of Wisconsin, one of the Republican impeachment managers ...

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  • China fulfills its fentanyl pledge with concrete actions
China fulfills its fentanyl pledge with concrete actions

The United States is battling an epidemic of opioid-related deaths , and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer has said he hopes to include China's commitments to curb the drug in any agreement to end the two countries' bitter trade war .

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  • United States warns Turkey over Russian S-400 missile system deal
United States warns Turkey over Russian S-400 missile system deal

U.S. lawmakers and military officials have consistently warned that Turkey's deployment of the S-400 would give the Russian system opportunity to learn how to track and spot the F-35, with potentially deadly consequences for the jet in future conflicts.

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  • Donald Trump TAUNTS Joe Biden over ‘inappropriate behaviour’ ‘welcome to the world!’
Donald Trump TAUNTS Joe Biden over ‘inappropriate behaviour’ ‘welcome to the world!’

I've always thought it about connecting with people, as I said, shaking hands, hands on the shoulder, a hug, encouragement, and now, it's all about taking selfies together. And I get it, I get it. "I was going to call him - I don't know him well - I was going to say, 'Welcome to the world, Joe". I understand it. And I'll be much more mindful.

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  • Saudi Arabia Throws Millions In Attempt To Pay Off Khashoggi Kids
Saudi Arabia Throws Millions In Attempt To Pay Off Khashoggi Kids

Of course, the Saudis tried their best to hide their tracks, repeatedly lying about Khashoggi's whereabouts, with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman front and centre of the cover-up. Despite his slaying and reports that the Saudi government was integrally involved in his death, Khashoggi's children have refrained from making public statement...

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  • India missile test endangers astronauts, says Nasa chief
India missile test endangers astronauts, says Nasa chief

Bridenstine said that NASA has identified 400 pieces of orbital debris from the event, including the 60 greater than 10 centimeters in diameter that the agency can track and 24 that travel through the space station's orbital height. NASA estimates there are more than 500,000 pieces of debris larger than a marble in orbit around the earth. India...

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  • Lori Lightfoot to Become Chicago's 1st Black Woman Mayor
Lori Lightfoot to Become Chicago's 1st Black Woman Mayor

She pledged to make Chicago "a place where your zip code doesn't determine your destiny", to address the city's violence and to "break this city's endless cycle of corruption" that allows politicians to profit from their office. Brian Johnson , CEO of Equality Illinois, said the civil rights organisation for lesbian and gay people was "thrilled" wi...

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  • Donald Trump, Again, Falsely Claims His Father Was Born In Germany
Donald Trump, Again, Falsely Claims His Father Was Born In Germany

Donald Trump told reporters on Tuesday that his late father was born in Germany , despite the fact that the man - real estate developer Frederick Christ Trump - was actually born in the Bronx . President Donald Trump plans to withdraw the United States this summer. "Maybe the thing that is most hard - don't forget both my parents were bor...

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  • Trump delivers ultimatum to Congress: Immigration deal or border closure
Trump delivers ultimatum to Congress: Immigration deal or border closure

The Homeland Security Secretary has likened the immigration crisis to a "Cat 5 hurricane disaster" and revealed plans to send soldiers along the Mexican border. "The building of vehicles requires 100 percent of the parts to be there", she said, adding that seat belts, engines, transmissions, and wiring harnesses are all brought across the US bo...

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  • Ethiopian Airlines Pilots Followed Boeing Guidelines Before Crash
Ethiopian Airlines Pilots Followed Boeing Guidelines Before Crash

In a statement, Boeing said: "We urge caution against speculating and drawing conclusions on the findings prior to the release of the flight data and the preliminary report". SINGAPORE/ADDIS ABABA - The pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX jet that crashed last month had initially followed Boeing Co's emergency procedures but they still failed...

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  • Democrats wonder if Biden out of step with party
Democrats wonder if Biden out of step with party

But Flores says that just before she went on stage, Biden came up behind her, grabbed her shoulders, and sniffed her hair, before proceeding to plant a lingering kiss on her head. Several declared 2020 candidates, including Sen. "I'll be as straight with you as I can: I think I'm the most qualified person in the country to be president", he said ...

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  • New Jersey woman found dead after reported missing at USC
New Jersey woman found dead after reported missing at USC

When Samantha's actual Uber driver arrived moments later, the driver cancelled the ride when she didn't show up for the pick-up, witnesses said. Rowland was stopped by Columbia police at 3 a.m. Holbrook says quick DNA testing determined Josephson's blood was in Rowland's vehicle after his arrest Saturday near the same bar district in Columbi...

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  • Varadkar meeting Macron for Brexit discussions
Varadkar meeting Macron for Brexit discussions

The EU would be "open" to such proposals, but it was for London to put them forward, he said. That becomes an even more hard task in a no-deal Brexit as Dublin has also pledged to maintain the integrity of the EU's single market, where goods move freely around the bloc without the need for checks.

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  • United Kingdom takes another step closer to no-deal European Union exit
United Kingdom takes another step closer to no-deal European Union exit

The second referendum proposal garnered the most votes in favour - 280 - but was beaten by 292 votes against. Options to keep the United Kingdom in the EU Customs Union alone or along with the Single Market and a customs arrangement were both narrowly rejected.

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  • No-one sought justice for Kim Jong Nam
No-one sought justice for Kim Jong Nam

Doan Thi Huong, 30, was offered an alternative charge of causing harm, which she pleaded guilty to. The judge sentenced Huong to three years and four months to be served starting from her date of arrest in February 2017, meaning she could be released from custody as soon as next year.

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  • Chinese Woman Carrying Malware Allegedly Got Into Mar-a-Lago
Chinese Woman Carrying Malware Allegedly Got Into Mar-a-Lago

Based on her responses the Secret Service determined there was probable cause to charge Zhang with making false statements toward federal law enforcement agents and unlawfully entering a restricted building or grounds. However, Zhang couldn't say where exactly she wanted to go, and was dropped off at the reception desk, it is alleged. There, he...

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  • Bernie Sanders raises $18.2 million in presidential campaign’s first quarter
Bernie Sanders raises $18.2 million in presidential campaign’s first quarter

The fundraising figures show the Sanders campaign fell short of its goal for the first quarter of 2019: to reach one million individual donations in about six weeks. The Sanders campaign touted Tuesday that the majority of its donations so far - 99.5% - have come from people giving $100 or less. Sanders' campaign said it has accumulated a total o...

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