• USA farmers to receive up to US$12B in trade war relief
USA farmers to receive up to US$12B in trade war relief

Trump also has been under pressure from farm state lawmakers to back away from imposing tariffs. After Trump hit China with tariffs, they responded with a 179 percent retaliatory tariff on USA sorghum. The EU's budget chief, Guenther Oettinger, said the EU was prepared to discuss lowering and restructuring all tariffs for all products. Soybea...

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  • Dogs run to the rescue of sobbing owners, study finds
Dogs run to the rescue of sobbing owners, study finds

Sanford helped conduct the research at Macalester College in Minnesota. Many dog owners have noticed empathy in their pets , especially when they are upset and crying . "In a way, this is the science behind that", Sanford says. The kids buried her in pillows and she began calling for help in play. Researchers theorize that those lat...

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  • Trump tries to cast fresh doubt on Mueller's 'Witch Hunt'
Trump tries to cast fresh doubt on Mueller's 'Witch Hunt'

In 2013, Page was identified for his role in passing documents to a Russian spy named Victor Podobnyy who was part of a three-man espionage ring in New York City, as BuzzFeed News reported a year ago. Over 400 pages of documents related to the FISA court warrant applications to surveil former Trump campaign operative Carter Page have b...

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  • Hottest day of the year 2018
Hottest day of the year 2018

Keep your home as cool as possible - shading windows and shutting them during the day may help. 'If there's anybody you know, for example an older person living on their own, who might be at special risk, make sure they know what to do'. Temperatures will be very warm or hot, locally very hot in the east. Japan is now in the grips of an extrem...

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  • Two dead including gunman, 13 wounded in Toronto shooting
Two dead including gunman, 13 wounded in Toronto shooting

The man accused of fatally shooting two people and wounding 13 others on a bustling Toronto street struggled with severe mental illness, his family said on Monday as police sought a motive in the rampage. Witnesses heard a volley of shots and described the suspect walking past restaurants and cafés on both sides of the street, firing into them....

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  • CNN plays audio recording of conversation between Trump and Michael Cohen
CNN plays audio recording of conversation between Trump and Michael Cohen

In 2016, the Wall Street Journal revealed American Media, who owns the pro-Trump National Enquirer , bought the rights to the model's story for $150,000, but didn't publish it. That payment to Pecker was apparently never made so this is, at worst, the contemplating of a rather minor, and very hard to prove, campaign finance crime, which never ac...

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  • Majority of Americans Approve of Trump Hosting Putin in DC
Majority of Americans Approve of Trump Hosting Putin in DC

The intelligence community has concluded that Russian Federation used a campaign of propaganda and hacking to interfere in the 2016 presidential election to aid Trump's candidacy, and has warned that Moscow is working to meddle in the November congressional elections.

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  • Donald Trump's Secret Call with Michael Cohen About Karen McDougal Released
Donald Trump's Secret Call with Michael Cohen About Karen McDougal Released

The affair allegedly dates to 2006. The tape obtained by CNN was one of a number reportedly discovered during an Federal Bureau of Investigation raid on Mr Cohen's property earlier this year in NY. Davis told Cuomo the tape clearly shows that it's Trump who says "cash" and declared , "Richard Nixon couldn't spin the tape that did him in,...

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  • Trump considering revoking clearance for ex-Obama officials
Trump considering revoking clearance for ex-Obama officials

She said security clearance "provides inappropriate legitimacy to accusations with zero evidence". "Just got out of WH meeting with @ realDonaldTrump ". In response to the statements from Sanders, Clapper told CNN , "I think this is just a very, very petty thing to do". The comment appeared to suggest the president was moving forward with an i...

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  • United Kingdom top diplomat warns no Brexit deal 'now a very real risk'
United Kingdom top diplomat warns no Brexit deal 'now a very real risk'

Britain has put forward a "real offer" to a win a deal on leaving the European Union by October, Brexit minister Dominic Raab said on Tuesday, suggesting the government would not shift much from its agreed negotiating stance. Leave Means Leave co-chair Richard Tice said that Mr Raab and DExEU had been "completely undermined". 'This is devasta...

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  • Donald Trump Tweets Unsubstantiated Claim Russia Wants Democrats To Win
Donald Trump Tweets Unsubstantiated Claim Russia Wants Democrats To Win

The U.S. intelligence community has concluded that Russian Federation used a campaign of propaganda and hacking to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election to aid Trump's candidacy, and has warned that Moscow is working to meddle in the November congressional elections.

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  • Russia Will Support Democrats in US Congressional Elections
Russia Will Support Democrats in US Congressional Elections

Trump explained that, because of his tough stance on Putin , "they will be pushing very hard for the Democrats". Putin denied meddling in the election. 'Whether it is with love or not, President Donald Trump's relationship with Russian Federation has delivered a small blow to his already poor standing with the American people, ' said Peter Bro...

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  • Laos dam collapse: Hundreds missing after floods hit villages
Laos dam collapse: Hundreds missing after floods hit villages

The dam was being built by the Xe Pian-Xe Namnoy Power Company. Provincial authorities issued a call for emergency aid - clothing, food, drinking water, medicine, cash and other items - from the "party, government organizations, business community, officials, police and military forces and people of all strata".

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  • He's 'very concerned' about 2018 Russian interference
He's 'very concerned' about 2018 Russian interference

The summit with Putin, combined with Trump's aggression toward North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies and the ongoing investigation into whether his campaign colluded with Russian interference in the 2016 election, have given Trump his lowest approval ratings since February.

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  • Horrified parents identify Toronto gunman, say he was psychotic
Horrified parents identify Toronto gunman, say he was psychotic

The suspect fled on foot and was found dead nearby. Police Chief Mark Saunders said terrorism had not been ruled out as a motive in the Toronto shooting. "The people of Toronto are strong, resilient and fearless - and we'll be there to support you through this hard time", he wrote on Twitter, in both English and French.

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  • Carter Page denies being a Russian agent after wiretap application released
Carter Page denies being a Russian agent after wiretap application released

A line was then redacted , and then it picked up with " undermine and influence the outcome of the 2016 US presidential election in violation of USA criminal law ". "You have an individual here who has openly bragged about his ties to Russia and Russians". "They did not spy on the campaign from anything and everything that I have seen".

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  • Deadly wildfires rage in Greece
Deadly wildfires rage in Greece

As the search for missing persons continues, a website has been set up to help relatives trace their loved ones. The fires have been particularly devastating in the Attica region around Athens, where dozens of people have died. Health authorities appealed for donations of blood and blood components to help burn victims in hospitals across Attica ...

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  • Suspect Arrested In Killing Of 18-Year-Old Nia Wilson
Suspect Arrested In Killing Of 18-Year-Old Nia Wilson

Surveillance video on the train and at the station's platform showed Cowell had been riding the same auto as the sisters Sunday, but they didn't interact, Rojas said. Ebony Monroe , a cousin of the victims, initially said the third sister, 21-year-old Tashiya Wilson , had been injured but authorities later said it was Lahtifa.

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  • Macron aide charged after protesters beaten
Macron aide charged after protesters beaten

The prosecutor's office said on Sunday that Benalla would now be investigated over group violence, interference in public service and the illegal wearing of a police badge along with two other felonies. Additionally, the opposition has taken up cries that Macron's government is too powerful, likening the president to a king. Lawmakers have la...

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  • 1 injured in building collapse on Miami Beach
1 injured in building collapse on Miami Beach

It was not immediately clear why the structure collapsed. Search dogs will be assisting, officials said. The Miami Beach Police Department tweeted that the injured person was transported to hospital. A black sign amid the rubble, seen in the bottom left of the image below, says, "Watch it come down". Preservationist Nany Liebman, a former Mi...

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