• USA challenges trading partners' retaliatory tariffs at WTO
USA challenges trading partners' retaliatory tariffs at WTO

China announced today that it filed a World Trade Organization (WTO) challenge to Trump's proposal for a tariff hike on United States dollars 200 billion of Chinese goods. Chinese leaders have tried to defuse foreign pressure by promising foreign companies better treatment without changing their industrial development strategies.

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  • Republicans Reproach Trump on Russian Meddling
Republicans Reproach Trump on Russian Meddling

Trump and Putin spent 90 minutes together in private, just days after the U.S. president was urged to cancel the summit. Instead, he denounced the "stupidity" of his own country's policy, especially the decision to investigate election interference.

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  • United Kingdom ministers vote to reveal extent of anger over May's Brexit strategy
United Kingdom ministers vote to reveal extent of anger over May's Brexit strategy

May is not expected to be defeated on the amendments, and could even order her government to back some of the least controversial ones to neutralize the impact of the rebellion without watering down her exit plan. Former global development secretary Priti Patel, who is proposing one of four amendments to the Taxation (Cross-border Trade) Bill, told...

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  • Russian woman charged with spying in the US
Russian woman charged with spying in the US

According to court papers, Butina met with US politicians and candidates, attended events sponsored by special interest groups - including two National Prayer Breakfast events - and organized Russian-American "friendship and dialogue" dinners in Washington with the goal of "reporting back to Moscow" what she had learned.

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  • Trump Hits ‘Fake News’ over North Korea Progress
Trump Hits ‘Fake News’ over North Korea Progress

President Donald Trump took the opportunity on Thursday to show off a letter from Kim Jong Un, in which the North Korean leader praises Trump's leadership and expresses his appreciation for the Singapore summit where they both met for the first time last month.

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  • Macron to welcome French football team at Elysee Palace
Macron to welcome French football team at Elysee Palace

Certain acts of violence were also reported in several cities after France beat Croatia 4-2 in the final to win the tournament, said Le Parisien . The World Cup-winning French team were travelling home on Monday for a victory parade on the Champs Elysees following their triumph in Moscow that sparked wild celebrations nationwide.

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  • Trump has
Trump has "low expectations" for Putin summit

The Russian leader was also asked about claims that he holds compromising material on Trump; there have always been rumours of a video tape in which Trump was caught in a Russian hotel with sex workers. Putin spoke frankly on the topic of Crimea, saying that the USA delegation had expressed its view that the invasion was illegal. In the wake of l...

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  • USA man arrested over 30-year-old child killing
USA man arrested over 30-year-old child killing

Charges could be formally filed this week. She asked what good news, and he told her police had arrested a man in connection with April Tinsley's murder. He is due to appear in court Monday. That then allows police to focus in on potential suspects, and try to obtain specific DNA samples that prove or disprove their suspicions.

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  • Trump favors improving US, UK ties with Russian Federation and China
Trump favors improving US, UK ties with Russian Federation and China

Jonathan Eyal, a Russian Federation expert at the Royal United Services Institute, told Business Insider that "certainly for Putin, it is part of a power play" to keep Trump waiting. That's something many Americans have wondered, since Trump's recent North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting has been called a disaster by critics.

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  • In TV interview, Trump says queen called Brexit 'complex'
In TV interview, Trump says queen called Brexit 'complex'

Speaking to journalist Piers Morgan aboard Air Force One, Trump spared no compliments for the Queen . Mr Trump's first visit to Britain as president was not the full state visit he was originally promised, but he was heralded by military bands on his arrival at Windsor, before he and First Lady Melania went into the castle for tea with th...

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  • Russia's New Weapons Aim to 'Cement' Nuclear Parity with NATO, Kremlin Says
Russia's New Weapons Aim to 'Cement' Nuclear Parity with NATO, Kremlin Says

He planned no public appearances until Monday, when he heads to the Presidential Palace for breakfast with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto. Pompeo - formerly director of the Central Intelligence Agency - added that it's "very important" that Trump and Putin meet.

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  • Cop fatally shot after suspect attacks him with rock, steals gun
Cop fatally shot after suspect attacks him with rock, steals gun

The latest reports available indicate Lopes had been arrested and remained in custody ahead of a scheduled arraignment on Monday. Lopes reportedly crashed the auto he was driving and fled on foot around 7:30 a.m, Norfolk County assistant district attorney Greg Connor told media.

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  • British caver says considering legal action after Elon Musk ‘pedo’ tweet
British caver says considering legal action after Elon Musk ‘pedo’ tweet

Unsworth called Musk's creation a " PR stunt " and said the submarine would have failed to make it 50 meters into the cave. Mr Unsworth said: "It just had absolutely no chance of working ". Asked if he would consider taking legal action against Musk, he told reporters: " Yes, it's not finished ". The tweets have since been deleted, th...

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  • 19 dead in explosion at chemical factory in Sichuan, China
19 dead in explosion at chemical factory in Sichuan, China

The explosion occurred at a Hengda-owned plant in an industrial park Thursday evening, according to Xinhua . Xinhua cited the Jiang'a ncounty government as saying the fire was put out this morning and the injured were in stable condition.

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  • Trump Says He Hadn’t Thought of Asking Putin to Extradite Hackers
Trump Says He Hadn’t Thought of Asking Putin to Extradite Hackers

One major reason is domestic us politics , said Alexander Baunov of the Carnegie think tank . A bombshell indictment of 12 Russian military officers accused of interfering in the 2016 presidential election claims that the hackers shifted their focus to Hillary Clinton the same day that then-candidate Donald Trump publicly called on Rus...

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  • May's Brexit plan to scupper Britain-US trade deal
May's Brexit plan to scupper Britain-US trade deal

Tory Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg also called it a "bad deal for Britain". May pointed out that Trump, who was visiting Britain, had also advised that now she was in a negotiation, she should not walk away. Theresa May has suffered yet another resignation in protest at her Brexit plan. She said others were planning to try and bring down a bill th...

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  • Chicago police identify man killed after confrontation with officers, prompting heated protests
Chicago police identify man killed after confrontation with officers, prompting heated protests

WLS captured video of protesters pushing and shoving back and forth with police officers. Officers armed with batons traded punches with the protesters, local media reports said . On Sunday, the Civilian Office of Police Accountability said it was analyzing video of the Augustus shooting. He said Augustus' family was in favor of releasing ...

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  • Murder suspect killed, 3 officers wounded in Kansas City gunfight
Murder suspect killed, 3 officers wounded in Kansas City gunfight

Police have taken the vehicle and placed in custody the other person, who is believed to be not involved in the fatal robbery. That suspect at larged was tracked to a home where a standoff began and more shots were fired. "He was declared deceased by KCFD at that time". Approximately 12:15pm undercover and tactical officers were conducting an o...

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

On the way to meet with a leader who has cracked down on the press in his country, Trump tweeted that the US news media is the "enemy of the people" and complained that "No matter how well I do at the Summit" he'll face "criticism that it wasn't good enough".

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  • President Trump lowers expectations for Putin meeting
President Trump lowers expectations for Putin meeting

Trump remarkably found a way to promote his golf course in his response: "I have no message". Other issues include the potential for nuclear arms talks and North Korea's nuclear challenge, given that US officials have said Russian Federation had worked in the past to help Pyongyang circumvent global sanctions.

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