• Donald Trump to leave meeting early, missing environmental talks
Donald Trump to leave meeting early, missing environmental talks

A picture of US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel displaying less-than-friendly body language is turning out to be a defining image of the contentious meeting of the Group of Seven leaders of the world's advanced economies.

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  • Trump Backs Giuliani’s Attacks on Stormy Daniels
Trump Backs Giuliani’s Attacks on Stormy Daniels

The president has denied those allegations. Daniels has said that she had a sexual relationship with Trump in 2006 , soon after his wife Melania gave birth to their son Barron. Clifford and instead elected to be a puppet for Mr. Cohen and Mr. Trump in order to advance their interests at the expense of Ms. Clifford", the lawsuit says, accor...

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  • North Korea razes missile test site, monitoring group 38 North says
North Korea razes missile test site, monitoring group 38 North says

Last month, North Korea demolished tunnels and other facilities at its only known nuclear test site, Punggye-ri. Satellite imagery shows the Iha-ri missile launch site, located north of the city of Kusong, was dismantled some time before May 19.

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  • Donald Trump: Top economies should drop all tariffs
Donald Trump: Top economies should drop all tariffs

Donald Trump has left the G7 network of global cooperation in disarray after he pulled the U.S. out of a previously agreed summit communique, blaming the Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau whom he derided as "dishonest and weak". "Justin has agreed to cut all tariffs ", Trump said, causing Trudeau to laugh. European officials said Trump h...

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  • Austrian PM To Close Down Several Mosques And Expel Imams
Austrian PM To Close Down Several Mosques And Expel Imams

On Friday, İbrahim Kalin, a spokesman for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , took to Twitter to condemn Austria's actions, claiming they were "racist" and "discriminatory". The Austrian chancellor added that the imams would be deported on grounds of being foreign funded. Six mosques of the group Arab Religious Community will be close...

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  • We Agreed on Fostering Greater Economic Partnership With China - Putin
We Agreed on Fostering Greater Economic Partnership With China - Putin

For its part, Russian Federation allowed China to show the USA that it had "other options" in global negotiations. The French president expressed support for Trump in his expected summit with the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, but also warned his abrogation last month of a 2015 multilateral deal on the Iranian nuclear programme had cast doubt ...

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  • Boris Johnson Praises Trump's 'Method in His Madness'
Boris Johnson Praises Trump's 'Method in His Madness'

But actually you might get somewhere. "I don't want anybody to panic during the meltdown ", he told the gathering at a private dinner. I have become more and more convinced that there is method in his madness, ' the United Kingdom foreign secretary said.

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  • ‘Trudeau said nothing at G7 he hasn’t told Trump in person’
‘Trudeau said nothing at G7 he hasn’t told Trump in person’

Last week, Trump lifted exemptions from tariffs on steel and aluminum imported to the USA from Canada and other allies who failed to negotiate a side agreement, as Australia did. Journalists traveling on Air Force One to Singapore with Trump had been told that the U.S. had chose to be part of the joint communique, which represented a minimal sh...

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  • Lindsey Graham Supports Trump's Authority on Tariffs
Lindsey Graham Supports Trump's Authority on Tariffs

The senators' positions are a setback for efforts by the Chamber of Commerce and other business groups seeking GOP allies in a fight against Trump's recent duties on aluminum and steel imports from key US trade partners. Johnson, who was also at the meeting, said the president spent two hours with the lawmakers yesterday giving them greater insight...

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  • Pompeo says North Korea nukes must all go before sanctions end
Pompeo says North Korea nukes must all go before sanctions end

He has that opportunity and he won't have that opportunity again. During a promotional event dubbed the "real" Trump-Kim summit, the men waved at shoppers as they walked through the crowded Bugis Junction mall. In terms of Russia, Trump declared, deserves back in the club of nations. "That's why I feel positive, because it makes so much sense". ...

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  • U.N. Security Council sanctions accused Libyan human traffickers
U.N. Security Council sanctions accused Libyan human traffickers

The process moved ahead when Russian Federation "lifted its hold placed on the Dutch proposal" to include the six people on the sanctions blacklist, a diplomat said, adding that the sanctions take effect immediately. - Abd Al Rahman Al-Milad, described by the sanctions committee as head of the regional Coast Guard unit in Zawiya "that is consiste...

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  • North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defence ministers poised to agree new rapid-response plan
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defence ministers poised to agree new rapid-response plan

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is also expected to try to ease tensions with European allies in the meeting over two days in Brussels. The plan follows successive rounds of ramping up NATO's defence abilities in recent years in response to perceived aggression from Russian Federation following its 2014 invasion of Ukraine's Crimean peninsula and su...

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  • Woman gored by bison in Yellowstone
Woman gored by bison in Yellowstone

This rings true for Steve Iobst. Overall for the year, almost 571,000 visits have been made to America's oldest national park, a 3.5 percent rise over 2017. Iobst suggested ranchers in Montana were anxious the grazing animals would bring disease with them, and alleged they were lobbying Zinke to stop the move.

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  • Corbyn says Tories have delivered 'more Brexit delays than Northern Rail'
Corbyn says Tories have delivered 'more Brexit delays than Northern Rail'

But Mr Corbyn said the PM's Tory colleagues were not "all as one" with her on that. In a coded warning to pro-EU Labour MPs, Starmer said there were "very divided views" in the party about a Norway-style model and he was "injecting some honesty about where we are in the party".

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  • Kim Jong Un lookalike questioned in Singapore before summit
Kim Jong Un lookalike questioned in Singapore before summit

Kim Jong-un, meanwhile, is pursuing a long-sought North Korean demand for a treaty that may be aimed at getting USA troops off the Korean Peninsula and, eventually, paving the way for a North Korean-led unified Korea. How long will it take to figure out whether or not they're serious, I said maybe in the first minute. Singapore City then sold...

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  • Woman gets 18 years for kidnapping newborn from hospital
Woman gets 18 years for kidnapping newborn from hospital

Authorities have arrested Gloria Williams , 51, in SC on charges of kidnapping and interference with custody, the sheriff said. After receiving tips that Kamiyah was alive and living in SC, detectives with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office traveled to SC and with police there, arrested Gloria Williams at her home in Walterboro, where she liv...

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  • ‘I Probably Will’ Back Effort To End Federal Ban On Marijuana
‘I Probably Will’ Back Effort To End Federal Ban On Marijuana

But in states such as California that have legalized marijuana , it would bring the cannabis industry out of its current financial limbo by giving the industry access to banks and other financial institutions, which previously have been off-limits because of federal prohibitions.

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  • Putnam’s office failed to do background checks for a year
Putnam’s office failed to do background checks for a year

The full statement from his office, as well as a full statement from Putnam , can be seen below. The story was based on an Inspector General investigation launched by the department as soon as information indicated an employee failed to do her job completing background checks for concealed weapon licenses.

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  • Chinese hackers 'steal United States navy data on undersea warfare and supersonic missiles'
Chinese hackers 'steal United States navy data on undersea warfare and supersonic missiles'

The data pilfered from the contractor's computer included plans on a USA project to build a supersonic anti-ship missile that can be mounted on American submarines by 2020, according to the Post , which cited an anonymous US officials. The last massive government breaches were reported in 2015 when cyber attacks from Beijing targeted the Office ...

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  • Somalia conflict: One US soldier killed, four wounded in firefight
Somalia conflict: One US soldier killed, four wounded in firefight

Africa Command said . The last time an American soldier in Somalia was killed was 13 months ago, when a member of the Navy SEALs was killed in an attack by al Shabaab on US and Somali forces. The firefight marks the second deadly incident for US troops in Africa since October 4, 2017, when four USA service members were killed during an ambus...

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