• U.S. reaches deal to keep China's ZTE in business: congressional aide
U.S. reaches deal to keep China's ZTE in business: congressional aide

Under the deal for ZTE to resume operations, it will also hire American compliance officers to monitor its operations, according to the people, who spoke on condition of anonymity. He warned that Congress might block President Trump's policy on ZTE. On Wednesday afternoon, Mr. Ross and Steven Mnuchin, the secretary of treasury, traveled to Capito...

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  • Woman rescued after being held captive by boyfriend
Woman rescued after being held captive by boyfriend

A DeLand woman was rescued from her armed and abusive acquaintance after passing a note to staff at an animal hospital, asking them to call authorities, according to the Volusia County Sheriff's Office . When Reichle slipped the note to a staff member, police came in and arrested Floyd. The woman spent Thursday in bed because of a head injury. ...

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  • Top House Democrat Requests Probe Into How FBI Source's Name Was Leaked
Top House Democrat Requests Probe Into How FBI Source's Name Was Leaked

Rudy Giuliani, one of Trump's attorneys, told The Associated Press on Friday that the White House hopes to get a readout of the information next week, particularly about the use of a longtime government informant who approached members of Trump's campaign in a possible bid to glean intelligence on Russian efforts to sway the election.

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  • China anger over United States 'provocation' in South China Sea
China anger over United States 'provocation' in South China Sea

The deployment, disclosed by two US officials, comes as President Donald Trump seeks to broker a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and just days after the Pentagon rescinded an offer for China to participate in a USA -hosted naval drill.

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  • CATASTROPHIC flash flood in Ellicott City Maryland as state of EMERGENCY declared
CATASTROPHIC flash flood in Ellicott City Maryland as state of EMERGENCY declared

The town experienced similar flooding two years ago. "They say this is a once every 1,000-year flood and we've had two of them in two years", Hogan said. The flooding has left some residents stranded in buildings, and multiple rescues are in progress, according to local officials. Gov. Hogan says he is heading to Ellicott City and has directe...

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  • Italian president summons Cottarelli for Monday meeting
Italian president summons Cottarelli for Monday meeting

But they are gate-crashers in Italy's national politics, and on Sunday, former prime minister Matteo Renzi, a member of the Democratic Party, wrote on Facebook that Di Maio and Salvini had taken Italy hostage "for three months". Mattarella told reporters he had approved all of the coalition's Cabinet candidates except that of Savona. Last week, t...

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  • Maryland's Ellicott City inundated by flash floods; crews conduct water rescues
Maryland's Ellicott City inundated by flash floods; crews conduct water rescues

Ellicott City was still recovering from a flash flood two years ago that killed two and forced the historic city to rebuild much of its Main Street. The newspaper reports that the swirling waters reached the second flood of one building at its height. Emergency management officials urged people to avoid downtown Ellicott City .

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  • U.S. Officials Meet With North Koreans to Discuss Summit
U.S. Officials Meet With North Koreans to Discuss Summit

Trump, meanwhile, signalled preparations for the June 12 summit with Kim were going ahead, despite having called off the meeting last week. There is still uncertainty surrounding the meeting. He said Kim has already made great progress on nuclear and ballistic missile technology. The Trump administration has demanded that North Korea complete...

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  • U.S. team heading to Singapore to work on summit
U.S. team heading to Singapore to work on summit

Coming after a surprise meeting between Kim and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, the move was the latest sign that the on-again, off-again Trump-Kim summit may yet go ahead as planned. president citing hostility in recent North Korean comments. The months-long war of words between Kim and Trump in 2017 had to do with their disagreement over No...

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  • Board Cam Of Danica Patrick’s Final Race
Board Cam Of Danica Patrick’s Final Race

The rest of the field missed Patrick as she came to rest on the infield grass. Today feels heavy, but only because the chapter finishing has meant so much to me. vehicle was good", the Brazilian said. He was named the 2014 Verizon IndyCar Series champion, and in 2015 he took second place at the Indy 500 . But all three needed enough gas to get t...

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  • Trump lawyer again attacks inquiry, admits bid to shape opinion
Trump lawyer again attacks inquiry, admits bid to shape opinion

Critics, including top congressional Democrats, argue that Republicans want to use the information to undercut the Russian Federation investigation, which is now being led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller . The president says former director of national intelligence James R. Clapper Jr. confirmed his assertion, but Clapper said just the oppos...

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  • Giuliani Accuses Mueller of Leading 'Rigged' Probe Into Trump
Giuliani Accuses Mueller of Leading 'Rigged' Probe Into Trump

Asked Sunday by CNN's Dana Bash whether he believed the Russian Federation probe is legitimate, Giuliani said, "Not anymore". Giuliani said Trump was "adamant in wanting" to sit down for an interview with the special counsel Robert Mueller .

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  • Israel kills three Islamic Jihad fighters in Gaza Strip
Israel kills three Islamic Jihad fighters in Gaza Strip

A third person, 25-year-old Naseem Marwan al-Amour, succumbed later to his wounds. The military said the operation was in response to a brief incursion across the border earlier in the day by Palestinians who immediately fled back into Gaza.

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  • Syria war: Russians killed in militant raid :: Kenya
Syria war: Russians killed in militant raid :: Kenya

Four Russian military personnel and dozens of rebel fighters have been killed during a battle in eastern Syria's Deir Az Zor province. Two were military advisers supporting Syrian artillery operations and died immediately, and another two died of their wounds in a Russian-operated military hospital in Syria.

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  • White House team to go to Singapore for Trump-Kim summit prep
White House team to go to Singapore for Trump-Kim summit prep

Trump also hinted late Sunday that a meeting with the North Korean leader is still possible, even though the president cancelled the summit earlier last week. The months-long war of words between Kim and Trump in 2017 had to do with their disagreement over North Korea's nuclear program. "I urge North Korea and the U.S.to confirm each other's will b...

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  • Israel to push for USA recognition of occupied Golan Heights
Israel to push for USA recognition of occupied Golan Heights

Moreover, the F-35 appears to be flying off Lebanon, accompanied by another aircraft (the photo ship), possibly another F-35 or a completely different type - even a G550 like those that continuously fly off Lebanon and Syria and are trackable by means of their Mode-S transponders.

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  • Trump strikes deal with Xi over sanctions imposed on ZTE
Trump strikes deal with Xi over sanctions imposed on ZTE

ZTE was banned in April from buying USA technology components for seven years for breaking an agreement reached after it violated US sanctions against Iran and North Korea. Finally, ZTE must move its management team around. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., said on Twitter Friday that the president's proposed compromise benefits China at the expense of USA co...

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  • It Was 'Certainly' Not Russian Missile That Downed MH17 - Putin
It Was 'Certainly' Not Russian Missile That Downed MH17 - Putin

Earlier on Thursday, worldwide investigators concluded Russian-made BUK missile shot down the plane over east Ukraine in which 298 people were killed. Among the unanswered questions was how active the Russian brigade was in the firing of the missile, which came from Ukranian territory controlled by Russia-backed rebels.

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  • South Korean president says he delivered Trump's message to Kim Jong Un
South Korean president says he delivered Trump's message to Kim Jong Un

Following a whirlwind 24 hours that saw Trump cancel the highly anticipated June 12 meeting with Kim before saying it's potentially back on, the Korean leaders took matters into their own hands. A statement from North Korea's state news agency KCNA on Sunday also said Kim expressed "his fixed will" on the possibility of meeting Trump as previously ...

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  • Former FBI Director Comey: Agency Cannot Fight Foreign Propaganda
Former FBI Director Comey: Agency Cannot Fight Foreign Propaganda

House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), who attended the first Republican-only briefing, also declined to discuss what he learned. In light of revelations this week regarding an FBI informant sent to gather information on the Trump campaign leading up to the 2016 presidential election, high-profile meetings were held Thursday to review classified inf...

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  • South Korea's Moon hopes Trump-Kim summit goes ahead as planned
South Korea's Moon hopes Trump-Kim summit goes ahead as planned

A statement from North Korea's state news agency KCNA said Mr. Kim expressed "his fixed will" on the possibility of meeting Mr. Trump as previously planned. Their talks at the Panmunjom border village, which South Korean officials said lasted two hours, came after their April 27 meeting, the first inter-Korean summit in more than a decade that wa...

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  • Official tally shows big win for abortion rights in Ireland
Official tally shows big win for abortion rights in Ireland

Varadkar claimed Ireland was united - with men and women, almost every age group and every social class opting for reform in Friday's referendum . Pollsters suggested the stories of women forced to travel or take illegal pills obtained on the internet helped sway public opinion, as well as the death of an Indian dentist denied the procedure ...

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  • Trump says still looking at June 12 summit with Kim
Trump says still looking at June 12 summit with Kim

A TV screen shows South Korean President Moon Jae-in, left, meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at the border village of Panmunjom during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, May 26, 2018. "While Washington and Pyongyang have expressed their hopes for a summit through published statements, Moon has to step u...

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  • Showers and thunderstorms continue as Alberto approaches for Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms continue as Alberto approaches for Memorial Day

Therefore direct impacts, primarily heavy rain , will affect much of Florida and the Gulf Coast later this weekend. Alberto is forecast to continue a north-northeastward path on Saturday, then turn northwestward on Sunday and Monday, making a landfall on the northern Gulf Coast on Monday evening.

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  • For Trump, It's the Trade Deficit Above All Else
For Trump, It's the Trade Deficit Above All Else

The United States and China have reached consensus on measures to "substantially" reduce the U.S. trade deficit with Beijing, but there was no mention of the $200bn target previously touted by the White House. Speaking to " Fox News Sunday ", US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said progress had been made. Beijing and Washington made a decis...

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