Syrian regime moves fast on rebels in remaining Daraa towns

The war monitor and rebels said on Sunday that they believe the jets that bombed Quneitra were Russian, adding it was the first such aerial strike in a year. Sunday's convoy was accompanied by a delegation containing the United Nations humanitarian c... More..

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PM to face fresh Commons test just hours after customs struggle
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

PM to face fresh Commons test just hours after customs struggle

Eurosceptic lawmakers had targeted her government's customs legislation to try to toughen up her plans to leave the European Union, but instead of facing them down and fuelling tensions, her spokesman said the ...More..

North Korea to grant special amnesty in August. Why?
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

North Korea to grant special amnesty in August. Why?

According to State Department, . working level talks were held at the inter-Korean border village of Panmunjom "to continue coordination on the transfer of remains already collected" in North Korea , . But a U...More..

Unlike Trump, world leaders appear to have few issues with confronting Putin
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Unlike Trump, world leaders appear to have few issues with confronting Putin

Can we expect a reply from Trump imminently? "I need to ask you, domestically - not internationally, domestically, inside Russian Federation - why is it that so numerous people that oppose Vladimir Putin...More..

Girl, 7, Killed Trying to Get Help After Dad Crashes Car
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Girl, 7, Killed Trying to Get Help After Dad Crashes Car

It was about 3:30 a.m. Sunday. "They say my daughter tried to save her father, she ran to get some help for her daddy", Thomas' mother tells Fox 2 Detroit . The family has set up a GoFundMe account to help...More..

by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

"Shameful": Lawmakers Slam Trump For Uncritical Comments Towards Russia

Peskov said the Russian leader respected Trump's "America first" stance because Putin put Russia first, but said the only way to make progress at the summit was if both sides were open to finding areas of...More..

Trump calls EU a 'foe' on trade
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Trump calls EU a 'foe' on trade

Scores of congressional Democrats had already called on Trump to cancel his meeting with Putin in light of the indictments, detailed on Friday by Rosenstein at a news conference. Trump also sat with former CNN...More..

Here's when and where thunderstorms are forecast in MA on Tuesday
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Here's when and where thunderstorms are forecast in MA on Tuesday

Rain chances for Tuesday will remain in the morning to early afternoon hours as the cold front passes through the region in the morning. "A line of strong thunderstorms is expected to develop in northwest M...More..

Trump Faces Tidal Wave Of Criticism Over Handling Of Summit With Putin
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Trump Faces Tidal Wave Of Criticism Over Handling Of Summit With Putin

Interviewed by National Public Radio on Monday , he condemned Trump's statements in Helsinki and added that "mid-range officers come and ask me what do I tell my people, and that's a really telling question". ...More..

Theresa May reveals Donald Trump urged her to sue the European Union
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Theresa May reveals Donald Trump urged her to sue the European Union

May's comments comes at a politically perilous moment for the prime minister, who is facing calls for a confidence vote over her leadership of the Conservative party , The Guardian commented. If Mrs May does c...More..

Kavanaugh’s women law clerks hail Court pick as ‘advocate’
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Kavanaugh’s women law clerks hail Court pick as ‘advocate’

Marine veteran and businessman Kevin Nicolson's campaign slammed the Wisconsin Democrat in a statement on Thursday, calling her a "liberal obstructionist". In 2017, Kavanaugh wrote in a dissenting opinion t...More..

Volcanic Lava
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Volcanic Lava "Bomb" Injures 23 People On Tour Boat In Hawaii

Turpin didn't observe "any major explosions", so he navigated the vessel closer, to about 250 yards away from the lava. It was unclear exactly where or when the incident occurred. Hawaii County Civil Defense ...More..

China trade surplus with USA hits record $29bn high
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

China trade surplus with USA hits record $29bn high

Trump triggered fresh concerns from European Council President Donald Tusk at an EU-China summit in Beijing , and from EU foreign ministers in Brussels, one of whom urged the United States president to stan...More..

France World Cup heroes depart Russian Federation for home ahead of Paris parade
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

France World Cup heroes depart Russian Federation for home ahead of Paris parade

They would not be disappointed, as France finished off a magical run through Russian Federation with a thrilling 4-2 victory - and second-ever World Cup title . Violent scenes across the country marred Fr...More..

US Arrests Russian Agent for Conspiring to Influence Politics
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

US Arrests Russian Agent for Conspiring to Influence Politics

Court papers unsealed, July 16, 2018, photographed in Washington, shows part of the criminal complaint against Maria Butina . Torshin, who is not mentioned by name in the affidavit , is a high-ranking Russi...More..

Ex-CIA chief slams 'treasonous' Trump-Putin meeting as lawmakers blast president
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Ex-CIA chief slams 'treasonous' Trump-Putin meeting as lawmakers blast president

My people came to me. Radio talk show host Joe Walsh, a self-described Tea Party conservative who served a term earlier this decade as a USA congressman, said on social media, "I am done with him". President ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Donald Trump hails 'very good start' with Vladimir Putin at first summit

Speaking in front of media before the closed-door summit Trump said that getting along with Russian Federation would be a "good thing, not a bad thing". Before the two leaders went into a first session betwee...More..

by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin to hold first summit talks in Helsinki

Donald Trump on Monday blamed bad relations between Moscow and Washington on the USA investigation into alleged Russian election meddling - and Russia promptly agreed. "If I was given the great city of Mo...More..

April Tinsley: DNA snares man in IN girl's 1988 murder
by | Tuesday, July 17, 2018

April Tinsley: DNA snares man in IN girl's 1988 murder

On Sunday, two detectives approached Miller outside his trailer and asked him to come to the police station to talk. A probable cause affidavit filed today in the case against John D. Police collected sever...More..

by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Conservative MP Scott Mann resigns over 'watered down Brexit'

Another Conservative Party legislator, Anna Soubry, who opposes the "hard" Brexit that would see Britain leave the European Union without a trade deal in place, said the government's acceptance of the four am...More..

by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Trump late for meeting with Queen Elizabeth II

In an interview with British television host Piers Morgan , who is a past victor of Trump's " Celebrity Apprentice " reality TV show, Trump confusingly referred to several European nations interchangeably....More..

by | Monday, July 16, 2018

On eve of Russian Federation summit, Trump calls European Union 'a foe'

Melania Trump and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo look on during the news conference in Helsinki . At the news conference following his one-on-one meeting Putin in Helsinki , Finland, Trump declined...More..

by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Sticking points for Trump and Putin at summit

Trump's "foe" comment arrived during an interview that aired on Sunday with CBS' Face The Nation . "I respect the leaders of those countries", he stated. On Monday, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini s...More..

Team: Man Charged With Killing Weymouth Officer Had Previous Drug Arrest
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Team: Man Charged With Killing Weymouth Officer Had Previous Drug Arrest

Chesna drew his weapon and told the man to stop, according to Norfolk County Assistant District Attorney Greg Connor. Police say Lopes was driving a white BMW Sunday morning when he crashed and left the scene...More..

Former President Obama in ancestral home Kenya to launch sister’s project
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Former President Obama in ancestral home Kenya to launch sister’s project

After his two-day stay in Kenya Obama will go to South Africa where he will give a speech marking the 100th anniversary of the birth of Nelson Mandela and meet with 200 young Africans in the Obama Foundation'...More..

Twelve Russian Spies Indicted In Election Hacking
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Twelve Russian Spies Indicted In Election Hacking

He said European countries shouldn't be anxious about a possible US-Russian rapprochement or decisions about Europe made "over the heads of Europeans". A trade war between China and the United States escalat...More..

Woman survived 7 days after driving off California cliff
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Woman survived 7 days after driving off California cliff

Hernandez was transported by helicopter to a hospital in Templeton, where she is in fair and stable condition. Angela Hernandez , from OR, was found by hikers on Friday evening after they saw the wreckage of...More..

Protesters and police clash in Chicago following shooting of black man
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Protesters and police clash in Chicago following shooting of black man

The city erupted in protest in 2015 after the release of a video showing white police officer Jason Van Dyke shooting black 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times in 2014. Augustus at 71st and Jeffery. Th...More..

by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Three Kansas City Police Officers Shot; Suspect Barricaded in Home

The gunman remained at large until about an hour or so later, when he opened fire at officers from inside a house where he had barricaded himself a short distance from the motel, police said . He just popped u...More..

Air strike on IS-held area kills dozens in Syria - Observatory
by | Monday, July 16, 2018

Air strike on IS-held area kills dozens in Syria - Observatory

It remains unclear if the plane used in the attack was American or from the Iraqi Air Force, but Iraqi jets have carried out several strikes against IS targets in Syria recently. The Coalition said it or "par...More..