• Boris Johnson resigns as British foreign secretary
Boris Johnson resigns as British foreign secretary

Johnson and Davis advocate a clean break with the European Union, known as "hard Brexit ". He claims crucial decisions have been postponed, including preparations for a "no-deal" scenario, "with the result that we appear to be heading for a semi-Brexit, with large parts of the economy still locked in the European Union system, but with no Unit...

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  • Baby survives 9 hours buried in western Montana woods
Baby survives 9 hours buried in western Montana woods

In a press release , the Missoula County Sheriff's Office said they were called to the Lolo Hot Springs area at 8 p.m. Sunday following reports of a man acting strangely. "Sheriff (T.J.) McDermott would like to thank those who assisted in the search and those who called 911, helping first responders bring this baby to safety", the statement said...

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  • UK Government in crisis as Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quits
UK Government in crisis as Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson quits

Before he was appointed Health Secretary, Hunt served as culture secretary. Eurosceptic Mr Johnson plunged the Government into crisis yesterday afternoon after resigning in protest at the Government's Brexit plans. The former Mayor of London said May was leading the United Kingdom to a "semi-Brexit" with a strategy that would leave the country ...

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  • UK's May loses two key cabinet ministers over Brexit row
UK's May loses two key cabinet ministers over Brexit row

British Prime Minister Theresa May named Jeremy Hunt to the job of foreign secretary, after the resignation of Boris Johnson on Monday. Davis had been in charge of exit negotiations with the bloc. "The trouble is that I have practised the words over the weekend and find they stick in the throat", he wrote. He has served as health secretary si...

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  • Dead, 70 Injured in Turkish Train Derailment
Dead, 70 Injured in Turkish Train Derailment

The train derailed in a village in Tekirdag province. 'There were deaths immediately, people whose legs were crushed. Investigators believe heavy rains caused the ground under the rails to collapse near Tekirdag, in the north-west of the country, according to deputy prime minster Recep Akdag.

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  • UK's May names new foreign secretary
UK's May names new foreign secretary

Mr Johnson and Mr Davis were joined by another Brexit minister Steve Baker MP, and two parliamentary private secretary MPs Conor Burns and Chris Green. "The Prime Minister thanks Boris for his work". The resignations are a stunning reversal from Friday's special Cabinet at Chequers when all ministers signed up and Johnson proposed a toast to t...

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  • Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court
Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to the US Supreme Court

A majority of 51 votes is needed for a confirmation. Jones was among the Democratic lawmakers invited to the announcement at the White House but did not attend. Kavanaugh has a deep history in conservative politics, having served as a senior White House official under Republican former US President George W.

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  • Trump being sued for allegedly stiffing his ex-chauffeur
Trump being sued for allegedly stiffing his ex-chauffeur

A former chauffeur to President Donald Trump sued Monday for thousands of hours' worth of unpaid overtime that the driver says he's owed. His last documented raise was in 2010 when his salary was bumped up from $68,000 to $75,000. A Trump Organization spokesperson said Cintron's lawsuit was frivolous. These pay raises were the only two that Cintr...

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  • British woman dies after Novichok nerve agent poisoning
British woman dies after Novichok nerve agent poisoning

Rowley, 45, remains critically ill in hospital. Britain's counter-terrorism chief has said it is highly likely the novichok that killed Dawn Sturgess in Wiltshire came from the same batch used four months earlier to attack a former Russian spy and his daughter at their Salisbury home.

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  • 3 more Supreme Court candidates meet with Trump
3 more Supreme Court candidates meet with Trump

Trump also said he'll name a candidate on July 9 . Trump has been interviewing candidates drawn from a 25-person list created by the Federalist Society, an organization of conservative and libertarian-leaning lawyers. They see the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit judge as the most reliable choice because he's written hu...

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  • Syrian state media says air defenses hit Israeli plane, thwart missile strike
Syrian state media says air defenses hit Israeli plane, thwart missile strike

According to the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a civil war watchdog, Iranian troops and non-Syrian pro-Iranian forces were the strike's intended targets. "At the meeting I will reiterate the two basic principles of Israel's policy: First, we will not tolerate the establishment of a military presence by Iran and its proxies anywhere ...

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  • Mitch McConnell confronted by 'Abolish ICE' protesters, video shows
Mitch McConnell confronted by 'Abolish ICE' protesters, video shows

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has been lambasted by leftist politicians and had its staff and their families threatened by "Antifa" activists for their role in enforcing the administration's " zero tolerance " immigration policies.

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  • Top Brexit ministers abandon British PM May
Top Brexit ministers abandon British PM May

Only two days ago it seemed May had pushed through her Brexiteer government members a plan that could help reach an agreement with the European Union on withdrawal. The value of the British pound dropped on worldwide markets after Johnson's announcement, having risen after the announcement Friday that a Cabinet deal on Brexit had been agreed.

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  • Washington insider Kavanaugh boasts conservative credentials
Washington insider Kavanaugh boasts conservative credentials

Speaking of the president's shortlist, which The Hill reported includes Brett Kavanaugh, Raymond Kethledge, Amy Coney Barrett and Thomas Hardiman, Graham suggested that any conservative Republican would be happy with the options-touting Hardiman in particular as a good choice.

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  • Donald Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court position
Donald Trump nominates Brett Kavanaugh to US Supreme Court position

Asked by reporters how many people were being considered, the president said: "Let's say it's the four people ... they're excellent, every one". Democrats see the seat being vacated by Justice Kennedy, a conservative judge who sometimes sided with the court's liberal wing, as critical to maintaining abortion rights and key provisions of form...

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  • Trump suggests China might be interfering on North Korea
Trump suggests China might be interfering on North Korea

The US politician did not meet with North Korea's leader during this visit. Despite Mr Trump's confidence that Mr Kim is committed to giving up nuclear weapons, the reconciliation process between the U.S. Pompeo was under increased pressure to show progress after reports that Kim expanded his nuclear weapons production in the run up the Singapo...

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  • Awaiting Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee
Awaiting Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee

FILE PHOTO: Federal appeals court judges L-R: Raymond Kethledge , Brett Kavanaugh , Amy Coney Barrett , and Thomas Hardiman , being considered by President Donald Trump for the U.S. Trump announced his pick fewer than two weeks after Kennedy said he would end his 30-year career on the bench. Kavanaugh avoided any direct reference to specifi...

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  • Trump blasts 'fake' NYT story on United States opposition to breastfeeding measure
Trump blasts 'fake' NYT story on United States opposition to breastfeeding measure

US officials fought to remove phrases calling for governments to "protect, promote and support breastfeeding" and a section calling on lawmakers to tighten regulations on the promotion of products that experts say have harmful effects on children.

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  • The remarkable rise of Englands unlikely new hero
The remarkable rise of Englands unlikely new hero

Kane became just the third England player to hit a World Cup hat-trick in the 6-1 rout of Panama, joining Lineker and Geoff Hurst, the star of the 1966 final victory over West Germany. As it stands, we think his loyalty to the Foxes could keep him grounded. "I get the feeling from the boys and myself that - again - we don't want to go home".

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  • Trump Builds Suspense Over Supreme Court Pick, but Battlelines Are Already Drawn
Trump Builds Suspense Over Supreme Court Pick, but Battlelines Are Already Drawn

Casey's opponent in the Senate race, U.S. Rep Lou Barletta, R-Hazleton, has criticized Casey for his opposition to a Hardiman nomination . "I'm very close to making a decision", Trump said. While activists and progressive groups are targeting moderate Republican senators who support abortion rights like Susan Collins of ME and Lisa Murkowski o...

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