• Fire evacuations lifted in San Juan Co. Wednesday
Fire evacuations lifted in San Juan Co. Wednesday

Burning branches and large embers carried by fire-generated winds have blown up to a mile away and landed on roofs. There were pre-evacuation orders in other areas along Wyoming's border with Colorado as well. "The fire dangers are only increasing in critically dry conditions". The 416 Fire - named after its emergency service call number - is b...

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  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders denies CBS News report she’s leaving the White House
Sarah Huckabee Sanders denies CBS News report she’s leaving the White House

Before her, Sean Spicer held the position for 182 days before leaving. As for Shah, he's considering leaving, but he hasn't set a firm timeline on his possible exit. Some of the vacant positions remain unfilled, and in fact, the Trump White House never fully staffed all the typical jobs. Communications director Anthony Scaramucci was sacked las...

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  • Ivanka Trump's Proverb Leaves Chinese Internet Users Puzzled
Ivanka Trump's Proverb Leaves Chinese Internet Users Puzzled

People on the popular Chinese social media platform Weibo attempted to come up with a list of real Chinese proverbs that might match what Trump was trying to say. According to the New York Times , one website suggested the saying originated in America itself and has been attributed to George Bernard Shaw , the Irish playwright.

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  • New York attorney general sues Trump Foundation, alleges illegal self-dealing
New York attorney general sues Trump Foundation, alleges illegal self-dealing

Donald Trump hit back at the lawsuit on Twitter , saying that "sleazy NY democrats" were "doing everything they can to sue me on a foundation that took in $18,800,000 and gave out to charity more money than it took in, $19,200,000". Trump allegedly used the Donald J. Trump Foundation to pay off creditors, settle legal disputes for his businesses...

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  • May survives fresh Brexit vote but rebels up the pressure
May survives fresh Brexit vote but rebels up the pressure

But after the prime minister personally assured a group of around 15 rebels that Mr Grieve's amendment would be partially adopted into the Bill before it went back to the Lords the rebels backed down. This was defeated by 322 votes to 240. Lawmakers kicked off two days of debate on Tuesday on changes to May's Brexit blueprint, or European Unio...

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  • Trump adviser says there’s a ‘special place in hell’ for Canadian leader
Trump adviser says there’s a ‘special place in hell’ for Canadian leader

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland responded to the White House assault by saying ad hominem attacks were not helpful, that Canada would retaliate to United States tariffs in a measured and reciprocal way and that Canada would always be willing to talk.

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  • Who won in the Trump-Kim summit?
Who won in the Trump-Kim summit?

Sherman was also vocal about Trump's announcement that the United States would no longer take part in "war games", and described the joint military drills with South Korea as costly and "provocative". Trump returned to the United States on Wednesday and took to Twitter to hail the meeting, the first between a sitting US president and a North Ko...

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  • US Amb. Bruce Heyman: They 'Punched Canada in the Face'
US Amb. Bruce Heyman: They 'Punched Canada in the Face'

However, Navarro says he used inappropriate language in trying to convey that message. At an event hosted by the Journal, Navarro said he had made a mistake, according to the newspaper. "This is about our economy and millions and millions of jobs". "We just shook hands!"' Mr. Trump said. Among other things, she said the government should be pr...

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  • CBS report: Sarah Huckabee Sanders planning to depart the White House
CBS report: Sarah Huckabee Sanders planning to depart the White House

White House Press secretary Sarah Sanders lashed out at a report that she and principal deputy press secretary Raj Shah are planning to leave the White House. Some of the vacant positions remain unfilled, and in fact, the Trump White House never fully staffed all the typical jobs. Several White House staffers have left the administration ove...

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  • Dennis Rodman Weeps While Discussing Trump-Kim Summit In Bizarre CNN Interview
Dennis Rodman Weeps While Discussing Trump-Kim Summit In Bizarre CNN Interview

Former U.S. ambassador Bill Richardson told VOA he is concerned about no verification of what the North Koreans will do about missile technology in the DPRK, no detail of nuclear reduction, the peace treaty and human rights. But Richardson also said U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo should be credited for his diplomatic efforts. In return f...

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  • Pompeo: No sanctions relief for North Korea until complete denuclearization
Pompeo: No sanctions relief for North Korea until complete denuclearization

He insisted that Trump had been explicit about the sequencing from the start. When questioned on the wording, Pompeo said Trump's intention was to allow the USA the opportunity to pursue further productive conversations on the issue with Pyongyang.

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  • United Nations condemns Israeli force against Palestinian civilians
United Nations condemns Israeli force against Palestinian civilians

The primary resolution was introduced by representatives in Turkey, on behalf of the Islamic Cooperation, and Algeria, on behalf of the Arab League. Haley's comments came as the US blocked a Security Council resolution calling for a probe into the violence.

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  • U.S., Canada & Mexico to host 2026 World Cup
U.S., Canada & Mexico to host 2026 World Cup

The joint bid received 134 votes to 65 for Morocco . "I would like to thank the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, His Majesty the King, His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, and my good friend His Excellency Turki Al-Sheikh for your tremendous support of the United bid", said Cordeiro.

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  • North Korea praises Donald Trump's 'enthusiasm' after historic summit
North Korea praises Donald Trump's 'enthusiasm' after historic summit

And the issue is now, where do we go from here - whether we can maintain momentum from the summit and start putting flesh on those bones". America and the world can "sleep well tonight", President Donald Trump declared on Wednesday, boasting that his summit with Kim Jong Un had ended any nuclear threat from North Korea though the meeting prod...

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  • Korean officials hold marathon talks ahead of summit
Korean officials hold marathon talks ahead of summit

Rather, the North Koreans prefer a phased, synchronised and comprehensive solution that would fold denuclearisation into a much larger package of diplomatic and economic normalisation. The outlet also listed the individuals accompanying Kim to Singapore , including Kim Yong-chol, the USA -designated terrorist whom Kim sent to the White House two...

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  • Korea officials in final summit preparations
Korea officials in final summit preparations

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Singapore Sunday for a historic summit with President Donald Trump - and running alongside his motorcade were his detachment of bodyguards. The summit has raised hopes of progress towards a peace treaty to formally end the Korean War, the last festering legacy of the Cold War, after hostilities only st...

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  • [US-NK Summit] Timeline for Trump-Kim summit
[US-NK Summit] Timeline for Trump-Kim summit

Trump has said the meeting could go one, two, or even three days. Trump's goal is "ridding the USA and the world of threats posed by North Korea's weapons of mass destruction and ballistic missile programmes", Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters on June 7.

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  • United Kingdom minister resigns, plans to rebel over parliament's Brexit role
United Kingdom minister resigns, plans to rebel over parliament's Brexit role

The votes came after two days of bruising debate on the government's key piece of Brexit legislation - the European Union Withdrawal Bill, meant to disentangle Britain from the 28-nation bloc after four decades of membership. So the rebels might sit tight until July, when they will have another opportunity to force May to change direction and k...

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  • UN scrambles to avert 'fierce bloody battle' for Yemen port
UN scrambles to avert 'fierce bloody battle' for Yemen port

The United Nations fears that a battle in Hodeidah could be devastating for the estimated 600,000 people still living in the city. The U.N. Security Council, which was also briefed by Griffiths via video from Amman, strongly backed his efforts and Lowcock's and stressed again that "only negotiated settlement can bring the war to an end".

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  • Canada parliament condemns U.S. attack on Trudeau, country simmers
Canada parliament condemns U.S. attack on Trudeau, country simmers

Trudeau reiterated his objections to Trump's imposition of tariffs on steel and aluminum from Canada, Mexico and the European Union and his own plans to introduce retaliatory measures targeting US products. "We're going to fix that situation", he said. Trudeau said he had told Trump "it would be with regret but it would be with absolute clarity a...

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