Trump to Pull United States from UN Human Rights Council - Katie Pavlich

Even some critics of the human rights council have called for continuing to push for a revamping of the body rather than quitting it. United Nations rights chief Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said on Monday "the thought that any state would seek to deter... More..

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Audio recording emerges of 'orchestra' of crying children in migrant detention center
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Audio recording emerges of 'orchestra' of crying children in migrant detention center

The bill would add more federal immigration judges, authorise new temporary shelters to house migrant families, speed the processing of asylum cases and require that families that cross the border illegall...More..

South Carolina Midterm Primary Results
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

South Carolina Midterm Primary Results

Arrington narrowly defeated Sanford after Trump tweeted on election day that Sanford had been unhelpful, adding, "He is better off in Argentina". "He is better off in Argentina", the president wrote, referr...More..

Conway says 'nobody likes' family separation policy
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Conway says 'nobody likes' family separation policy

According to CBS News , it is part of a "zero tolerance" policy announced by Attorney General Jeff Sessions two months ago, in which immigrants crossing into the USA illegally will face criminal prosecutio...More..

United Nations calls for Yemeni port top be kept open
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

United Nations calls for Yemeni port top be kept open

The United Nations Security Council has called for keeping open the Yemeni port of Hudaydah amid a Saudi-led assault to capture it. Sadek Dawad, spokesman of the Republican Guards force loyal to the Saudi-l...More..

Donald Trump after his former manager Paul Manafort is jailed
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Donald Trump after his former manager Paul Manafort is jailed

The charges were brought by special counsel Robert Mueller , who is now investigation Russian meddling in the 2016 election and possible collusion between Mr Trump's campaign and Russia. He is said to have...More..

Disturbing Video Shows Indonesia Woman Swallowed WHOLE by Giant Python
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Disturbing Video Shows Indonesia Woman Swallowed WHOLE by Giant Python

The woman's body was found inside the reptile's body after villagers sliced open the python's carcass. Wa Tiba left her home on Muna Island and walked to her cornfield that was about half a mile from her ho...More..

Two Norwegian politicians nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Two Norwegian politicians nominate Trump for Nobel Peace Prize

In February, Olav Njolstad, the secretary of the committee, revealed that he had uncovered two forged nominations of Mr Trump for the 2018 peace prize. Trump himself nearly pulled out of the summit in the wee...More..

Two Kansas City Sheriff's Deputies Dead Following Shooting
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Two Kansas City Sheriff's Deputies Dead Following Shooting

Officials identified the deputies that died in the shooting as Patrick Rohrer, 35, and Theresa King, 44. Rohrer had been on the force for seven years. There is surveillance video of the scene, Blair added. Th...More..

Prosecutors piece together Trump attorney’s shredded documents, retrieve encrypted phone messages
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Prosecutors piece together Trump attorney’s shredded documents, retrieve encrypted phone messages

In a Thursday night filing, Blakely said Avenatti had discussed the Daniels case in at least 121 television appearances and 439 tweets, threatening to turn it into a "media circus" and deprive Cohen of his righ...More..

China hikes tariffs on USA soybeans, electric cars, fish
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

China hikes tariffs on USA soybeans, electric cars, fish

As part of the tariff announcement this morning, the White House promised to "pursue additional tariffs if China engages in retaliatory measures, such as imposing new tariffs on United States goods, servi...More..

Colorado's 416 Wildfire: Durango Warnings Issued As Lightning Storm Threatens New Blazes
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Colorado's 416 Wildfire: Durango Warnings Issued As Lightning Storm Threatens New Blazes

However, officials announced that the evacuation orders for San Juan County residents will be lifted by 8 a.m. local time on Wednesday. Residents needed to present ID to get back into their neighborhoods. F...More..

Fighting resumes around key Yemeni port city Hodeida
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Fighting resumes around key Yemeni port city Hodeida

Hodeidah, Yemen's biggest port and the only port controlled by the Houthis, serves as the lifeline for the majority of Yemen's population, which lives in Houthi-ruled territory. The UN special envoy for ...More..

Veteran Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari shot dead in Srinagar
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Veteran Kashmiri journalist Shujaat Bukhari shot dead in Srinagar

It promised not to cow down by the terrorists and promised to carry Bukhari's vision forwards. Bukhari's two security guards were also killed in the attack. "He would often fight for the issues of people th...More..

MS Aquarius: why did Spain accept the disputed migrant ship?
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

MS Aquarius: why did Spain accept the disputed migrant ship?

Italian authorities were expected to deliver supplies to the rescue ship on Tuesday morning. Sanchez went on say that "It is our duty to help avoid a humanitarian catastrophe and offer a safe harbour to these...More..

Merkel: EU will act against U.S. tariffs on steel, aluminium - global
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Merkel: EU will act against U.S. tariffs on steel, aluminium - global

G7 leaders have since responded to the fractious meetings in Canada, and criticised President Trump's behaviour. The G-7 summit was coming down to the wire. On Russia's possible return to the G7, Merkel s...More..

Donald Trump reveals 'REAL situation' behind INFAMOUS G7 photo with Angela Merkel
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Donald Trump reveals 'REAL situation' behind INFAMOUS G7 photo with Angela Merkel

The center-right leader said a tariff-free area among G7 allies would be an ideal outcome, but she made clear that any talks about such a trade bloc would have to include non-tariff barriers to trade as well as...More..

Vienna possible venue for Putin-Trump summit
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Vienna possible venue for Putin-Trump summit

In contrast with previous points in the Trump administration when advisers sought to reassure a nervous world that "America First" does not mean "America alone", Trump has now fully embraced the nationalistic p...More..

by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

India welcomes Trump-Kim summit; calls it 'positive development'

The summit was the first in history between a sitting U.S. President and a DPRK leader. Hayden served as director of the National Security Council during the administration of President George W. "South Kore...More..

Russia And China Boost National Currencies Trade
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Russia And China Boost National Currencies Trade

The leaders of China and Russia Sunday praised the expansion of their regional security bloc at a summit which put on a show of unity contrasting with the acrimonious G7 meeting. The U.S. and its European a...More..

Trump Meets Singapore's Lee Before Historic Kim Jong Un Summit
by | Monday, June 11, 2018

Trump Meets Singapore's Lee Before Historic Kim Jong Un Summit

Officials remain uncertain what will come out of Tuesday's unprecedented summit, the first of its kind between a sitting US president and the leader of North Korea . leader has whipsawed on expectations for th...More..

UN Assembly to vote on condemning Israeli actions in Gaza
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

UN Assembly to vote on condemning Israeli actions in Gaza

Two million Palestinians have sunk into poverty as Israel and Egypt, citing security needs, clamped down on Gaza's borders. Some threw rocks and burned tyres, according to the statement. Later, in a letter to...More..

UK Supreme Court says it can not rule on Northern Ireland’s abortion law
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

UK Supreme Court says it can not rule on Northern Ireland’s abortion law

Currently, a termination is only permitted in Northern Ireland if a woman's life is at risk or if there is a risk of permanent and serious damage to her mental or physical health. In 2016, lawmakers there, led ...More..

Meghan and the Queen to Travel on Overnight Train
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Meghan and the Queen to Travel on Overnight Train

Tons of other Royal Family members were also on the balcony, but some were less well mannered than others. Savannah Phillips was not a fan of his singing. The Duchess of Sussex joins her new in-laws at ...More..

North Korea's Kim expected to land at Singapore's Changi Airport on Sunday
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

North Korea's Kim expected to land at Singapore's Changi Airport on Sunday

President Trump confirmed human rights was not mentioned in his meeting with the North Korean delegation at the White House last week. But amid the curiosity is an even more fundamental question: Why is he ta...More..

GOP's Biggest Task in Midterms: Firing Up Party Loyalists
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

GOP's Biggest Task in Midterms: Firing Up Party Loyalists

House seats are potentially in play. The Newman recall campaign is the first in California since a failed effort against a Republican state senator in 2008 and the first on the state level anywhere in the ...More..

G7 leaders set to clash with combative Trump over tariffs, trade
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

G7 leaders set to clash with combative Trump over tariffs, trade

The other six countries signed a sharp condemnation of the president's tariffs earlier this week. Canada's premier appeared to have struck up an unlikely friendship with Mr Trump at their first meeting, say...More..

NSA John Bolton Held Out of North Korea Talks by White House
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

NSA John Bolton Held Out of North Korea Talks by White House

A US State Department spokeswoman has reportedly confirmed that the United States will not cover North Korea's expenses during next week's historic summit between the two countries , making it more likel...More..

McConnell Waves Red Flag on Senate Immigration Bill
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

McConnell Waves Red Flag on Senate Immigration Bill

The Senate leader said he wants to pass as many spending bills before the end of the fiscal year on September 30. David Perdue, a Georgia Republican and a leader of the effort to persuade McConnell to sta...More..

Trump's lawyer says will fight Russia probe subpoena
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Trump's lawyer says will fight Russia probe subpoena

Although Giuliani was not on the legal team at the time , he confirmed the contents of the letter to ABC News. He stressed, though, that Trump had done nothing wrong. As the nation's chief law enforcement off...More..