Iran vows ‘CONSEQUENCES’ if USA undermines Tehran’s oil trade as tensions mount

Rouhani said the new USA pressure would never succeed. Monday's Fox News story said Zolnour's claims would likely further convince Republicans that the Obama administration mishandled the Iran deal. Meanwhile, a major focus of Trump's campaign ... More..

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Woman suffers ‘double amputation’ in deadly Bahamas boat explosion
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Woman suffers ‘double amputation’ in deadly Bahamas boat explosion

The boat became engulfed in flames at around 9 a.m. off the coast of Exuma, according to WPLG in Florida. Luckily, Paul and Brooke minor injuries, including bruises and cuts. Stefanie also requires surgery ...More..

Maryland police identify gunman in newsroom shooting
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Maryland police identify gunman in newsroom shooting

Not wanting his client to have to have any further contact with a man she said had tormented her, McCarthy agreed to act as an intermediary between Ramos and the woman. Journalists recounted hiding under desks ...More..

Emergency services called to serious incident Gorleston beach
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Emergency services called to serious incident Gorleston beach

According to some eyewitness accounts the inflatable trampoline exploded, flinging the girl into the air. A bouncy castle exploded at the beach and the child on it was catapulted about 20ft into the air. "We wo...More..

Michael Avenatti Says He Has ‘ZERO Interest’ in Running for Office
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Michael Avenatti Says He Has ‘ZERO Interest’ in Running for Office

Most ominous for Trump were Cohen's high praise of prosecutors, his selection of a new lawyer ("a highly regarded former federal prosecutor who once led the criminal division of the U.S. Cohen had said in th...More..

Missing Thai soccer team found in a cave after nine days
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Missing Thai soccer team found in a cave after nine days

But a break in the wet weather and the establishment of a forward operating base inside the twisting chambers has raised hopes that the 13 could be located and tended to soon. Public anticipation for the rescue...More..

Hero puppy protects owner from rattlesnake
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Hero puppy protects owner from rattlesnake

Paula Godwin wrote on Facebook that she was up early to venture out on a hike near Seventh Street in Anthem - north of Phoenix - when she nearly stepped on the reptile. "It bit Todd quickly then started ratt...More..

ICE Names New Acting Director Amid Immigration Turmoil
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

ICE Names New Acting Director Amid Immigration Turmoil

He compliments ICE agents for being "rough guys", and in response to the new era they've gone after not just criminals but any undocumented immigrant, often in shockingly heavy-handed ways . These are thou...More..

North Korea working to deceive U.S., hide ongoing nuclear production
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

North Korea working to deceive U.S., hide ongoing nuclear production

Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Beijing, China, in this undated photo released June 20, 2018 by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency. -North Korean diplom...More..

Sen. Collins: Will Support SCOTUS Nominee Who Respects Precedent
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Sen. Collins: Will Support SCOTUS Nominee Who Respects Precedent

President Trump has said he will not ask the candidates about Roe vs. Wade , the case that legalized abortion nationwide. "But I think the president should not feel bound by that list and instead should seek ...More..

Israel deploys border reinforcements as Syrians flee strikes
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Israel deploys border reinforcements as Syrians flee strikes

Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad are deployed in al-Ghariya al-Gharbiya in Deraa province, Syria in this handout released on June 30, 2018. "The real concern is that we are going to see a r...More..

by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Family, not the President claim first loyalty: Trump lawyer Michael Cohen

In an April tweet following the raid, Trump blamed news outlets for trying to destroy his relationship with Cohen and saying he did not think his longtime lawyer would "flip" allegiances. "When they searched ...More..

German interior minister offers to resign amid migration disputes with Merkel
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

German interior minister offers to resign amid migration disputes with Merkel

Mr Seehofer and Mrs Merkel have been at odds over Germany's approach to mass migration. That would escalate a political crisis that could leave Merkel without a parliamentary majority and throw the CSU into...More..

Will discuss US election meddling with Putin
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Will discuss US election meddling with Putin

According to Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, the two leaders would discuss a number of very serious problems, including the situation in Syria. "We're looking forward to it. FILE PHOTO: Russia's President ...More..

by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Notorious French gangster flees prison in daring helicopter escape

France's BFM TV quotes a prison union representative saying that it was two men who burst in to search for Faid, wearing balaclavas and police arm bands. After the helicopter that flew Faid out of jail was set...More..

North Korea nuclear programme ‘can be dismantled in year’
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

North Korea nuclear programme ‘can be dismantled in year’

When asked what would happen if North Korea does not follow through with promises of denuclearization, Trump said: "I don't want to be threatening...you've seen what was perhaps going to happen". The White Hous...More..

Memorial Services Set For 2 Capital Gazette Shooting Victims
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Memorial Services Set For 2 Capital Gazette Shooting Victims

Reverend M. Dion Thompson led the service. With the help of its sister publication The Baltimore Sun , the newspaper was able to report on its own tragedy, publishing a Friday edition devoted to the attack t...More..

French convict escapes from prison using a helicopter
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

French convict escapes from prison using a helicopter

It is his second escape - last time he blasted his way out of jail with hidden explosives. "An armed commando group landed in the courtyard of the Sud-Francilien prison in Reau while he was in the visitors' r...More..

About Libya, sinking with migrants
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

About Libya, sinking with migrants

Also on Friday, in a separate rescue operation, the IOM said the Libyan coast guard brought 345 migrants ashore at the Libyan capital city of Tripoli. The decision came as European leaders were meeting in B...More..

The EU migration deal explained
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

The EU migration deal explained

Speaking to reporters at 5 am (0300 GMT), she said it was a good signal that leaders had been able to agree a common text, but acknowledged the bloc still had "a lot of work to do to bridge the different views"...More..

Wave of protests in United States over separation of migrant children
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Wave of protests in United States over separation of migrant children

More than 1,000 protesters showed up to Berkeley's " Families Belong Together " rally Saturday to demand the reunification of immigrant families. Since that policy was implemented in May, families have been r...More..

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Millennial beats veteran Democrat
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: Millennial beats veteran Democrat

Ocasio-Cortez is a member of the Democratic Socialists of America . Crowley, who had his eyes on a Democratic leadership post, raised more than $3 million for the primary in New York's 14th congressional ...More..

Abolishing ICE Becomes Rallying Call for Members of Democratic Party
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Abolishing ICE Becomes Rallying Call for Members of Democratic Party

Ocasio-Cortez defeated a 10-term incumbent when she toppled lifelong Democrat Joe Crowley in a contest over New York City's 14th congressional district earlier this week, and was quick to demand change from the...More..

11 members of a family found dead in Burari
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

11 members of a family found dead in Burari

They were all members of the same family. The bodies were discovered by a neighbour early on Sunday morning in the northern Burari district of the Indian capital, which recently witnessed a deadly shoot-out...More..

GM, Toyota among manufacturers who oppose Trump’s call for auto tariffs
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

GM, Toyota among manufacturers who oppose Trump’s call for auto tariffs

Carmakers get parts from all over the world and ship their product all over the world, meaning they are very susceptible to price fluctuations that put kinks in their supply chains, the Times points out. Cana...More..

Thieves drain bank account of nation's oldest veteran
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Thieves drain bank account of nation's oldest veteran

After inquiring about the discrepancy, he learned that someone had accessed his cousin's Social Security number and checking account number, he told the Austin American-Statesman . Army All-American Bowl h...More..

by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Families Belong Together March & Local Events, Saturday, June 30

Some 2000 children remain separated from their parents, despite President Donald Trump's executive order ending the controversial policy . The White House intends to detain immigrant families together but ...More..

Trump Condemns Democrats Calling to Abolish ICE: ‘It Will Never Happen!’
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump Condemns Democrats Calling to Abolish ICE: ‘It Will Never Happen!’

Alex believes that if we are to uphold civic justice, we must abolish ICE and see to it that our undocumented neighbors are treated with the dignity and respect owed to all people, regardless of citizenship s...More..

Trump in Fargo dubs Heidi Heitkamp a ‘liberal Democrat,’ urges her defeat
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump in Fargo dubs Heidi Heitkamp a ‘liberal Democrat,’ urges her defeat

Trump went farther than that in attacking Heitkamp, calling her a "liberal Democrat " who blindly follows "Chuck and Nancy". "You need a senator who doesn't just talk like they're from North Dakota but votes...More..

CAPITOL CHAOS: Over 500 ICE Protesters Arrested Inside US CAPITOL
by | Friday, June 29, 2018

CAPITOL CHAOS: Over 500 ICE Protesters Arrested Inside US CAPITOL

Protesters who marched from Freedom Plaza to the U.S. Capitol demonstrate inside the Hart Senate Office Building against family detentions and to demand the end of criminalizing asylum seekers on June 28, 2018...More..