• President George HW Bush Dead at 94
President George HW Bush Dead at 94

Jeb Bush, sone of the 41st president and the former governor of Florida, retweeted the photo, with the simple words: "Sully has the watch". Sully, a yellow Labrador retriever, became Bush's new service dog in June . Wednesday has been declared a National Day of Mourning by President Donald Trump, and the late president will be honored across the...

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  • Ukraine calls up reservists amid tensions with Russia
Ukraine calls up reservists amid tensions with Russia

Donald Trump had an "informal" conversation with Vladimir Putin at the G-20 summit in Argentina on Friday, one day after the USA president announced that he had made a decision to cancel a meeting with his Russian counterpart because of new developments in Russia's conflict with Ukraine .

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  • Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' Is the Best-Selling Book of 2018
Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' Is the Best-Selling Book of 2018

Becoming , which came out November 13, now has 3.4 million hardcover copies in print. But the book's-and author's-popularity are not limited to North America. Before it was released, " Becoming " got a boost from media mogul Oprah Winfrey, who selected it as her book club pick. In the book she writes that she can "never forgive" Donald Trump for ...

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  • Nick Jonas & Priyanka Chopra Share Wedding Pictures and Sweet Messages
Nick Jonas & Priyanka Chopra Share Wedding Pictures and Sweet Messages

Priyanka and Nick became man and wife after their Christian wedding concluded on December 1 where they both wore Ralph Lauren . An important part for the girl in an Indian wedding is the Mehendi . It added, "Her friends, including Arpita Khan Sharma, Srishti Behl Arya, Anjula Acharia and cousin Parineeti Chopra, followed it up by tying kalir...

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  • Brexit legal advice: Theresa May faces fresh battle
Brexit legal advice: Theresa May faces fresh battle

Labour's latest threat comes as the Sunday Times reports that Cox sent a letter to ministers last month in which he warned that the country could remain in a customs union with the European Union "indifinitely" because of the backstop arrangement.

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  • Berlin hails Bush as ‘architect’ of German unity
Berlin hails Bush as ‘architect’ of German unity

Bush's passing comes just months after the death in April of his wife and revered first lady Barbara Bush - his "most beloved woman in the world" - to whom he was married for 73 years. He served as head of the U.S. Liaison Office in China between 1974 and 1975. "Vice President of the United States". "I pay tribute to George Bush's contribution to...

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  • US calls China's tariffs on American autos 'egregious'
US calls China's tariffs on American autos 'egregious'

President Donald Trump will hold a make-or-break trade meeting with his Chinese counterpart at the G-20 summit this week and also navigate a diplomatic minefield with Russia's president after unrest in Ukraine, the White House said on Tuesday.

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  • Police hunting couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square
Police hunting couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square

Not to take them downtown, but to bring them the ring they say officers fished out of the grate and cleaned up. Local man John was proposing to his girlfriend Daniella at Times Square when he dropped the ring down a drain. The tragic moment was captured on CCTV, leading police to retrieve the ring and search for the couple. "We were walking...

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  • Iran says missile program defensive after US test allegation
Iran says missile program defensive after US test allegation

Security Council resolution. The Iranian regime has just test-fired another missile this weekend - this time a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying multiple warheads - according to a report from the U.S. The resolution says Iran is "called upon" to refrain for up to eight years from work on ballistic missiles created to deliver nucl...

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  • Maine Rep.-elect Golden votes against Pelosi
Maine Rep.-elect Golden votes against Pelosi

Democrats who voted yes for Pelosi numbered 203, while 32 Democrats voted no. To become speaker, she will need support from a majority of the full House - 218, if all members vote. Down-ballot was where the House Democrats pushed a new generation of leader to the forefront. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall.

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  • Saudi US embassy road could be renamed 'Jamal Khashoggi Way'
Saudi US embassy road could be renamed 'Jamal Khashoggi Way'

The two moments captured the dilemma facing world leaders at the Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires this weekend: How to deal with the crown prince , who is dogged by controversy over the murder of a Saudi journalist but is also de facto leader of a rich, oil-producing kingdom that is a major global investor.

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  • Xi, Putin, Modi agree to increase trilateral cooperation
Xi, Putin, Modi agree to increase trilateral cooperation

He also appealed the Countries to join the worldwide solar alliance to harness the energy which does not affect the environment. They also acknowledged the importance of cooperation in RIC format and agreed to hold further such trilateral meetings on multilateral occasions.

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  • Speaker Ryan Announces When George Bush Will Lie in State
Speaker Ryan Announces When George Bush Will Lie in State

From there, a funeral train transports Bush to Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas, the site of the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, where he will be laid to rest. George Herbert Walker Bush's death at the age of 94 made global headlines on Friday. The former president went on to talk about being "viscerally involved" ...

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  • Former FBI Director James Comey agrees to private disposition with House Republicans
Former FBI Director James Comey agrees to private disposition with House Republicans

Comey said in a tweet Sunday that it was "hard to protect my rights without being in contempt" and that he will "sit in the dark". According to text of the agreement between Comey and the Judiciary Committee posted online by BuzzFeed News' Zoe Tillman, a transcript will be made available within 24 hours, "or as soon as is reasonably practical...

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  • French police struggle to quell riot in Paris
French police struggle to quell riot in Paris

Thousands of French police were deployed to try to contain the violence, which began Saturday morning near the Arc de Triomphe and continued well after dark. The Associated Press reports that all subway stations in and around the Champs Elysees have been closed for security concerns. Police and anti-government protesters clashed near the Cham...

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  • Lawyers for former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen asks for no prison time
Lawyers for former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen asks for no prison time

They said Cohen viewed Mr Mueller's investigation to be "thoroughly legitimate and vital" and added that he "could have fought the government and continued to hold to the party line, positioning himself perhaps for a pardon or clemency". One writer after another told stories of Cohen's generosity and his intervention to help friends and acquainta...

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  • Israeli police recommend PM Netanyahu be charged with bribery
Israeli police recommend PM Netanyahu be charged with bribery

On Sunday, the Israeli police and the Israel Securities Authorities said there was sufficient evidence for bribery, fraud and breach-of-trust charges to be brought against Mr Netanyahu and his wife. Journalists who previously worked for Walla have confirmed that they were pressured into exclusively covering Netanyahu in a positive light. They a...

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  • Mild weekend with rain coming in Sunday morning
Mild weekend with rain coming in Sunday morning

Total snowfall amounts of 10 to 15 cm are possible. A developing storm will track from the Southern Plains up to the northeast and near Iowa Saturday , before shifting to the east and into MI by late on Sunday . Sunday will see freezing rain or rain and a high of 2 C. West Michigan will see cloudy skies with rain moving in from south to north....

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  • Snubbed by Trump, Putin Charms Other Players at G-20 Summit
Snubbed by Trump, Putin Charms Other Players at G-20 Summit

National Security Advisor John Bolton. However, the reason for our canceled meeting is Ukraine . Also in attendance is China President Jinping Xi, who is embroiled in a bitter trade war with Mr Trump. United States intelligence agencies have concluded the crown prince ordered Khashoggi's killing. Trump has taken the opposite approach, indicati...

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  • Police seek couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square
Police seek couple who lost engagement ring in Times Square

Emergency Service Unit officers responded but didn't immediately find the ring, so the couple left. Police announced Saturday that special operations personnel had made an important breakthrough in the case: they had found ( and cleaned ) the ring.

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