I have 'absolute right' to pardon myself

Giuliani also defended the legal letter's broad claims about the president's power over the investigation itself Sunday, describing the U.S. Department of Justice as a "creature of the president". His team raised the possibility in March of sub... More..

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Deputy Found Dead in Tennessee
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Deputy Found Dead in Tennessee

Baker was found dead in the vehicle in Wednesday morning after responding to a call about a suspicious vehicle near Sam Vineyard and Tidwell Switch roads. In her statement, Lisa Baker thanked the "endless effor...More..

James Mattis warns Beijing over expansion in South China Sea
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

James Mattis warns Beijing over expansion in South China Sea

China's Defense Ministry on Thursday said it still hoped for a sound and healthy relationship with the US military. But "there are much larger consequences in the future when nations lose the rapport of their...More..

2 dead and 2 missing in Long Island plane crash
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

2 dead and 2 missing in Long Island plane crash

The Piper PA-31 Navajo "crashed about one mile off of Indian Wells Beach, Long Island" with "four people aboard", the Coast Guard said in a statement . As a builder, his clients included Martha Stewart and B...More..

US, N. Korea hold 5th round of summit prep talks at Panmunjeom
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

US, N. Korea hold 5th round of summit prep talks at Panmunjeom

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un inspects the construction site of the Wonsan-Kalma coastal tourist area as Kim Su-gil (3rd L), newly appointed director of the General Political Bureau of the Korean People's...More..

Hurricane season officially begins; the key is to stay prepared
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Hurricane season officially begins; the key is to stay prepared

The revised prediction lowers named storms from 14 to 13; hurricanes from 7 to 6; and major hurricanes from 3 to 2. Subtropical storm Alberto , which made landfall in Florida on Monday, was the first named...More..

Guatemala: 25 killed, almost 3,100 evacuated as Fuego volcano erupts
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Guatemala: 25 killed, almost 3,100 evacuated as Fuego volcano erupts

David de León, spokesman for the disaster agency, said about 300 people had evacuated the area around the volcano. " It's a river of lava that overflowed its banks and affected the El Rodeo village", says ag...More..

Death Toll Climbs From Volcano’s Explosions Of Ash, Molten Rock In Guatemala
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Death Toll Climbs From Volcano’s Explosions Of Ash, Molten Rock In Guatemala

Volcan de Fuego, whose name means "Volcano of Fire", spewed an 8-kilometer (5-mile) stream of red hot lava and belched a thick plume of black smoke and ash that rained onto the capital and other regions. Two ch...More..

Preet Bharara says Trump self-pardoning would be 'almost self-executing impeachment'
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Preet Bharara says Trump self-pardoning would be 'almost self-executing impeachment'

Like almost every Republican or former Trump staffer who appeared on TV Sunday morning, advisor and former Campaign Manager Corey Lewandowski addressed the document sent to investigators by the Trump ...More..

China Warns US: No Trade Deal if Tariffs Go Ahead
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

China Warns US: No Trade Deal if Tariffs Go Ahead

U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Liu He, China's economic czar, led the weekend negotiations, after several days of talks by lower level officials. trade war, with tariffs and other trade sanctions being...More..

Trudeau describes cancelling United States visit over demands for NAFTA sunset clause
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trudeau describes cancelling United States visit over demands for NAFTA sunset clause

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox previously said in a statement that the United Kingdom would support any European Union appeal to the WTO. The U.S., Canada and Mexico have been holding talks to re...More..

Years Later: Hit-and-Run Kills Man Who Fatally Struck Carolee Ashby
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Years Later: Hit-and-Run Kills Man Who Fatally Struck Carolee Ashby

Carol Sharrow, of Sanford , Maine, allegedly blew through a gate and drove onto the field at Goodall Park, sending players and bystanders scattering for safety, police said . After the auto got off the field,...More..

No more Mr Nice Guy: Canada's Trudeau gets tough
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

No more Mr Nice Guy: Canada's Trudeau gets tough

Canada and Mexico, which are embroiled in talks with the United States to update the North American Free Trade Agreement, responded to the USA move by announcing levies of their own on a variety of American exp...More..

US Boasts ‘Taking Down Small Islands’ Not a Problem
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

US Boasts ‘Taking Down Small Islands’ Not a Problem

Gen. Kenneth McKenzie told reporters at the Pentagon. "We have a lot of experience, in the Second World War, taking down small islands that are isolated", he said . One Twitter user, a self-styled Operatio...More..

Jury awards 4 cents to family of Florida man killed by deputy
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Jury awards 4 cents to family of Florida man killed by deputy

Hill opened the garage door, then started to close it. Newman shot Hill three times , claiming Hill was holding a gun ― which is still in dispute. Newman was found not liable. "That was the hurtful part". ...More..

North Korea Summit Is On, ‘Relationships Are Building’
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

North Korea Summit Is On, ‘Relationships Are Building’

Who's going to pay for Kim Jong Un's hotel stay? The delivery comes only a week after Trump threatened to consign the entire process to history, abruptly cancelling the summit in a sharply-worded lette...More..

China Vows to Protect Its Interests From 'Reckless' US Trade Threats
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

China Vows to Protect Its Interests From 'Reckless' US Trade Threats

China did reduce its unweighted average tariff from 35 percent in 1995 to about 12 percent in 2002, but since then progress has been more halting, and its current average of 10 percent is far higher than the ...More..

Spain's new leader takes aim at corruption, austerity
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Spain's new leader takes aim at corruption, austerity

The vote was carried by 180 MPs - four more than than the 176 needed in the 350-seat parliament - with 176 voting against the motion and one abstention. But while Mr Sanchez's appointment could have implicati...More..

No North Korea relief until verifiable denuclearisation steps, says Mattis
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

No North Korea relief until verifiable denuclearisation steps, says Mattis

Earlier this week, Malaysia's Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the project would be cancelled, subject to discussions with Singapore because of the huge financial implications of the project costs, and...More..

United Nations condemns latest escalation in Gaza
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

United Nations condemns latest escalation in Gaza

The draft lambasting excessive use of force by the Zionist occupation against Gazan protesters and escalation of violence on the border with the occupied territories was largely expected on Thursday. Hamas sai...More..

Trump moves ahead with Chinese trade tariffs, threatening to reignite tensions
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trump moves ahead with Chinese trade tariffs, threatening to reignite tensions

Trump's trade agenda - at least lately - has not been so easy. China has responded with its own tariffs on USA imports, in particular agricultural goods, warning that more will follow in response to Ameri...More..

Clashes at funeral of man mowed by CRPF vehicle in J&K
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Clashes at funeral of man mowed by CRPF vehicle in J&K

Youths then regrouped and threw stones at troops while chanting slogans in favour of rebels and demanding an end to Indian rule over disputed area. Confirming the police has booked the CRPF and protesters, S...More..

Police pull abortion pill robots from Belfast streets
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Police pull abortion pill robots from Belfast streets

Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) officers moved in to seize some of the pills and the tiny robot, less than the size of an A4 page, which was used to distribute them. Support for staying in the Europea...More..

US vetoes United Nations resolution to offer 'international protection' to Palestinians
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

US vetoes United Nations resolution to offer 'international protection' to Palestinians

According to health ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra, Najjar was volunteering as a paramedic with the ministry, wearing the white uniform of a medic when she was shot in the chest. Two rival UN Security Coun...More..

Trudeau, Macron, Europe deplore 'illegal' Trump tariff decision
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Trudeau, Macron, Europe deplore 'illegal' Trump tariff decision

She also announced a case against China at the WTO over the alleged infringement of intellectual property rights, saying the action simultaneous with the case against the United States showed that the Europe...More..

Ukraine: Reporter's fake murder involved swine blood, morgue
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Ukraine: Reporter's fake murder involved swine blood, morgue

Arkady Babchenko, the " murdered " journalist who appeared alive at a press conference in Ukraine yesterday, has described how he staged the fake killing to avoid the fate of poisoned former Russian spy Se...More..

USA slaps steel tariff on Canada, Mexico and European Union
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

USA slaps steel tariff on Canada, Mexico and European Union

British Prime Minister Theresa May is deeply disappointed at the USA decision to apply tariffs to European Union steel imports, as she herself said in a statement issues by her office on Friday. The mov...More..

US Defense Secretary Mattis Slams China for Militarising South China Sea Islands
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

US Defense Secretary Mattis Slams China for Militarising South China Sea Islands

Asked to comment on provisions of the new national defense strategy of the United States, which names Russian Federation and China Washington's major strategic adversaries, he said that "with both of those nati...More..

Pushing the envelope: Why was Kim's letter for Trump so big?
by | Sunday, June 03, 2018

Pushing the envelope: Why was Kim's letter for Trump so big?

Hagin said the U.S is open to paying for the bill, but is considering asking Singapore , the host country to pay for North Korea's portion. The current rapprochement on the peninsula was triggered by the gam...More..

Disengagement of forces in southwest Syria to take place shortly, says ambassador
by | Saturday, June 02, 2018

Disengagement of forces in southwest Syria to take place shortly, says ambassador

Assad's threat to use force against US allies in Syria and about 2,000 American troops providing them with air support and training prompted a warning from the Pentagon. It was the most serious confrontation ...More..