Rain on way to help douse wildfires in New Mexico, Colorado

People were allowed to return home to the village of Cimarron in phases on Monday afternoon, but the evacuation order was still in place for Ute Park, and the blaze was threatening 219 homes there. Highway 64 will likely remain closed for several day... More..

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River of lava destroys hundreds of Hawaiian homes
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

River of lava destroys hundreds of Hawaiian homes

The lava produced a massive cloud of steam when it reached the ocean at Kapoho Bay on Monday. No injuries were reported as most residents heeded the advice to leave. These were vacation homes and rentals,...More..

Jordan's Prime Minister Steps Down in Wake of Protests
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Jordan's Prime Minister Steps Down in Wake of Protests

It was not immediately clear if Mulki's reported departure would halt the protests. Mulki submitted the resignation during the meeting with Jordanian King Abdullah II, Al Jazeera reported, citing several so...More..

Stephen Colbert talks Donald Trump pardoning himself
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Stephen Colbert talks Donald Trump pardoning himself

In response to CNN anchor Chris Cuomo's comment that it was "a lot of mistakes" by Trump's legal team, Giuliani said , "You think Jay Sekulow lied?" "If I were President of the United States and I had ...More..

Sanchez to be sworn in as new Spanish PM
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Sanchez to be sworn in as new Spanish PM

When Rajoy admitted defeat, he told politicians that it was "an honor to leave a better Spain than I found". The court charged them with fraud, money laundering and tax evasion. A third possibility, an early re...More..

Off-duty Federal Bureau of Investigation agent accidentally shoots man
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Off-duty Federal Bureau of Investigation agent accidentally shoots man

The agent was dancing and showing off to a crowd of onlookers when, after he performed a backflip, his gun slipped out of his holster. In its press release, the Denver Police said, "The victim was transport...More..

Trump Confirms June 12 Meeting With Kim In Singapore
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Trump Confirms June 12 Meeting With Kim In Singapore

Kim Yong Chol's trip to Washington was clearly a response to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's travelling to Pyongyang , North Korea's capital, twice in recent weeks for pre-summit negotiations with...More..

Bill Clinton Never Privately Apologized to Monica Lewinsky
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Bill Clinton Never Privately Apologized to Monica Lewinsky

Well, I did apologize to her. "The apology was public", said Clinton . Former President Bill Clinton , left, listens as author James Patterson speaks during an interview about their new novel , Th...More..

9,900 Earthquakes Unleashed on Hawaii’s Big Island in Last 30 Days
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

9,900 Earthquakes Unleashed on Hawaii’s Big Island in Last 30 Days

The flow has prompted warnings from Hawaii County Civil Defense authorities about laze - steam formed of lava and haze that sends hydrochloric acid and volcanic glass particles into the air. Also over the weeke...More..

Kilauea Lava Flow Rolls Into Sea at Kapoho Bay
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Kilauea Lava Flow Rolls Into Sea at Kapoho Bay

Seaside residents and boaters also have been warned to avoid noxious clouds of laze - a term combining the words "lava" and "haze" - formed when lava reacts with seawater to form a mix of acid fumes, steam and ...More..

Netanyahu says not surprised by Iran's enrichment intentions
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Netanyahu says not surprised by Iran's enrichment intentions

The vote came after Iran and the P5+1 group of countries signed a nuclear agreement in 2015. Salehi said the latest nuclear activities would remain within the framework of the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran...More..

North Korea ‘replaces’ military top brass in pre-summit shake-up
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

North Korea ‘replaces’ military top brass in pre-summit shake-up

This could be a sign that the North Korean leader is "pursuing a new policy to become a developing country without nuclear weapons, rather than a poor country with nuclear weapons", he said. So, why are Donald...More..

No Podemos ministers in new Spanish government -PM's aide
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

No Podemos ministers in new Spanish government -PM's aide

Rajoy himself was ousted from power on Friday over a corruption scandal in his party. Torra said he has exchanged messages with Sanchez on the Catalan region's future following last year's unilateral declarat...More..

Italy's New Populist and Anti-Establishment Government Is Sworn In
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Italy's New Populist and Anti-Establishment Government Is Sworn In

It is a victory for democracy over the intimidation and threats from the European Union. Italy has avoided a damaging second national election after Giuseppe Conte was named prime minster of a coalition of th...More..

Paul Manafort attempted to tamper with potential witnesses, Mueller tells court
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Paul Manafort attempted to tamper with potential witnesses, Mueller tells court

Federal Bureau of Investigation special agent Brock Domin said that Manafort and his associate attempted to reach out to two members of the group, including by means of encrypted messages "in an effort to influ...More..

Saudi Arabia issues its first driver's licenses to women
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Saudi Arabia issues its first driver's licenses to women

The Saudi General Traffic Directorate in Riyadh started allowing women to trade in global licenses for national ones at various locations around the kingdom, the Saudi Press Agency announced . The surprise m...More..

Melania Trump Speaks Out on Recent Absence, Calls Out Media for Speculating
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Melania Trump Speaks Out on Recent Absence, Calls Out Media for Speculating

The first lady will not attend either of the prominent global events, her Communications Director Stephanie Grisham told the ABC News . First Lady Melania Trump called out media outlets on Wednesday, M...More..

Iran undeterred by possible Russia-Israel deal on Syria
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Iran undeterred by possible Russia-Israel deal on Syria

Trump and Netanyahu have criticised the deal's perceived shortcomings, warning about "sunset" provisions that end restrictions on nuclear activities after 10 years, as well as permitting the continued develop...More..

USA singled out by G7 allies
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

USA singled out by G7 allies

Last week , Trump imposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum from the European Union , Canada and Mexico . Mexico, for example, has said it will penalize USA imports including pork, apples, grap...More..

Trump says he has ‘absolute right’ to pardon himself
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Trump says he has ‘absolute right’ to pardon himself

Donald Trump cannot have obstructed justice as a result of he's America's high regulation enforcement officer, his legal professionals have argued based on leaked 20-page memo . "No Collusion, except by the D...More..

Taliban rejects involvement in the attack on religious scholars in Kabul
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Taliban rejects involvement in the attack on religious scholars in Kabul

The blast occurred at an exit from Kabul Polytechnic University, where the convocation of the Afghan Ulema Council was winding up. A suicide bomber killed 14 people Monday outside a key meeting in Kabu...More..

Melania Trump to make first public appearance after hospitalization
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Melania Trump to make first public appearance after hospitalization

CNN's Kate Bennett tweeted that the president referred to his wife's presence in the room, joking, "Did she leave him?" Nevertheless, CNN's "Reliable Sources" newsletter on Monday led with a giant graphic ...More..

Robert Mueller’s team accuses Paul Manafort of witness tampering
by | Tuesday, June 05, 2018

Robert Mueller’s team accuses Paul Manafort of witness tampering

An individual identified only as Person A reached out over encrypted texts to two former business associates of Manafort who were involved in his Ukraine lobbying work, according to the filings . The special c...More..

North Korea experts' advice to Trump: Keep summit as simple as possible
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

North Korea experts' advice to Trump: Keep summit as simple as possible

Trump said North Korea had "no relationship" with the United States under the Obama administration and previous presidents as well. The meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jon...More..

Supreme Court Sides With Colorado Baker Who Refused Service to Gay Couple
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Supreme Court Sides With Colorado Baker Who Refused Service to Gay Couple

The justices did not say that store owners like Phillips had a right to an exemption from the state's civil rights law based on their honest religious beliefs. The court concluded that the commission violated...More..

China threatens retaliation after trade talks end in impasse
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

China threatens retaliation after trade talks end in impasse

China has warned the U.S. that results of trade talks would be void if the U.S. went ahead with imposing tariffs on Chinese goods, as negotiations came to an end in Beijing . Canada plans to impose tariffs of ...More..

Ahead of U.S. summit, North Korea fires military leadership
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Ahead of U.S. summit, North Korea fires military leadership

President Donald Trump , people who follow the secretive country say. Yonhap identified the three officials as defence chief Pak Yong-sik, chief of the Korean People's Army's (KPA) general staff Ri Myong...More..

US TRADE WAR ramps up
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

US TRADE WAR ramps up

Officials in Mexico announced a new series of tariffs specifically targeting districts won by President Trump in the 2016 race for the White House; unveiling the taxes after the Commander-in-Chief imposed...More..

2 homicides linked to killing of psychiatrist who consulted on JonBenet case
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

2 homicides linked to killing of psychiatrist who consulted on JonBenet case

The shooting death of a prominent forensic psychiatrist who assisted in high-profile murder cases including serial killings in Phoenix is connected to the killing of two paralegals, said authorities, who we...More..

Police shoot knife-wielding man at Berlin Cathedral, 'terror' ruled out
by | Monday, June 04, 2018

Police shoot knife-wielding man at Berlin Cathedral, 'terror' ruled out

The suspect and a police officer are hospitalized. "He was wounded in the leg", the police confirmed in a tweet . A Berlin police spokesman described the wounded man as a "hooligan" but did not provide det...More..