• Merkel's government frays as migrant row festers
Merkel's government frays as migrant row festers

Over the past few days, reports have been circulating in the media that the coalition between the Christian Social Union (CSU) and the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) is on the brink of collapse because of the differences on the German migration policy.

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  • Comey broke from Federal Bureau of Investigation procedures in Clinton probe, watchdog finds
Comey broke from Federal Bureau of Investigation procedures in Clinton probe, watchdog finds

Despite his criticism of the inspector general's report , Trump presented the report's findings as vindication of his decision to fire Comey in May a year ago. The report suggests that text from Peter Strzok , who was later dropped from Mr Mueller's team, "implies a willingness to take official action to impact the presidential candidate's electo...

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  • Eurydice Dixon: Warnings over personal safety spark social media backlash
Eurydice Dixon: Warnings over personal safety spark social media backlash

Today, Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews released a statement in response to Dixon's alleged rape and murder saying violence against women in Australia will never truly change until we stop blaming the victim when the blame should exclusively be on the attacker.

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  • Pakistani Taliban chief allegedly killed in U.S. drone strike
Pakistani Taliban chief allegedly killed in U.S. drone strike

The U.S. also said Fazlullah ordered the 2012 attempt to assassinate Malala Yousafzai , who had been advocating for the right of girls to have access to an education. There was no official confirmation from Pakistan, but a Pakistani senior security source told AFP that Fazlullah is believed to have been killed. Fazlullah was reportedly travellin...

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  • Read This Thread: Inside Trump's Detention Camp for Immigrant Children
Read This Thread: Inside Trump's Detention Camp for Immigrant Children

There are 99 other facilities housing children in 17 states. "It's a big, big difference". There is a mural of Donald Trump when you walk in, with the quote, "Sometimes losing a battle you find a new way to win the war". Children will begin arriving in the next few days, according to the Department of Health and Human Services, which is respo...

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  • United Nations says China plays important, positive role in Korean Peninsula situation
United Nations says China plays important, positive role in Korean Peninsula situation

The two countries also said they commit to recovering- POW/MIA- remains including the immediate repatriation of those already identified. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in a news conference in South Korea, acknowledged that disarming North Korea could take years to accomplish.

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  • I defend North Korea's human rights record to help avoid nuclear attack
I defend North Korea's human rights record to help avoid nuclear attack

During a surprise interview with "Fox & Friends" on Friday, Trump said he was impressed by the respect that Kim commanded from his people. "Maybe I'll have to take an unannounced trip down to see them?" he said. So I get hit by these fakes back here" - he pointed dismissively to a group of journalists who were gathered behind him on the driveway - ...

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  • Cohen signals openness to cooperating with federal investigators
Cohen signals openness to cooperating with federal investigators

Then, after the restraining order application was filed, Avenatti tweeted out this: "The motion for a gag order is a complete joke and baseless". "As this Court has probably already surmised, Mr. Cohen and his lawyer Mr. Blakely". Daniels sued Trump on March 6, saying he never signed an agreement for her to keep quiet about an "intimate" relati...

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  • House won't take on immigration without Trump's support, after Trump expresses doubts
House won't take on immigration without Trump's support, after Trump expresses doubts

There is no such law that requires the government to separate children from their parents. Leadership said it will try to whip the bill next week after they seek clarity about what exactly Trump meant in his Friday morning interview on Fox News , Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenryPatrick Timothy McHenryGOP revolts multiply against retiring Ryan ...

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  • Paul Manafort jailed before trial over Russia's role in election
Paul Manafort jailed before trial over Russia's role in election

Judge Jackson has rebuffed Manafort's repeated requests to end his home confinement in exchange for pledging $10 million in real estate as collateral. Manafort, 69, and Kilimnik are accused of attempting to tamper with witnesses in the case by trying to get them to lie about the nature of their Ukrainian political work.

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  • United Nations condemns excessive Israeli force against Palestinians
United Nations condemns excessive Israeli force against Palestinians

The resolution put forward by Algeria and Turkey on behalf of Arab and Muslim countries won 120 votes in the 193-member assembly, with 8 votes against and 45 abstentions. "For some, attacking Israel is their favourite political sport". The resolution deplores Israel's use of "excessive, disproportionate and indiscriminate force" against Palestini...

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  • Pakistan militant leader wanted in Malala attack, other deadly incidents is killed
Pakistan militant leader wanted in Malala attack, other deadly incidents is killed

Mullah Fazlullah was elected Taliban leader in 2013. A US drone strike in northeastern Kunar province killed Pakistan Taliban chief Mullah Fazlullah, the insurgent leader who ordered the assassination of Nobel Peace Prize victor Malala Yousafzai, an Afghan Defence Ministry spokesman said Friday.

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  • Donald Trump's salute to North Korean military general sparks debate on protocol
Donald Trump's salute to North Korean military general sparks debate on protocol

He added that the meeting helped "push back that unfavorable scenario and raised prospects for solving all the problems with peaceful and diplomatic means". official responsible for studying the North Korean military said. Nevertheless, Mr. Trump tweeted on Wednesday, before the denuclearization process even begins, that Americans should "sleep...

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  • Trudeau cabinet member prepared to end Trump trade spat
Trudeau cabinet member prepared to end Trump trade spat

White House trade adviser Peter Navarro apologized Tuesday for saying that there was a "special place in hell" for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau . Trudeau was talking tough. Canadians are "polite, we're reasonable, but we also will not be pushed around", Trudeau said. I don't blame the citizens but I gather you can understand th...

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  • Eid exodus: Asia's Muslims on the move for end of Ramadan
Eid exodus: Asia's Muslims on the move for end of Ramadan

Sharia courts all over the country have also been called on to look out for the crescent moon and inform the committee of any sightings. The country's railways have announced special "Eid trains" with extra carriages and discounts to tackle the rush.

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  • Trump to Kim Jong Un
Trump to Kim Jong Un

Donald Trump boasted about using his status as billionaire property mogul in his attempts to persuade Kim Jong-un to give up his nuclear weapons. "But we overcame all of them, and we are here today". In the historic meeting between the United States and North Korea, President Donald Trump turned to a subject he is well versed in: real estate. Sig...

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  • Roller coaster derails, drops 2 riders 30 feet; 6 injured
Roller coaster derails, drops 2 riders 30 feet; 6 injured

The Daytona Beach Fire Department said 10 riders were rescued and six were taken to the hospital after a roller coaster malfunctioned in Daytona Beach. When it opened in Daytona Beach in 2013, the ride was 40 years old and was bought from a closed amusement park in DE at the beginning of 2012. They also say the extent of their injuries wasn't i...

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  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders shuts down reporter scolding her about child separation policy
Sarah Huckabee Sanders shuts down reporter scolding her about child separation policy

These people have nothing, they come to the border with nothing, and you throw children in cages, You're a parent. However, Sanders disputed the story and said CBS never asked her if she was planning on leaving. Previously, families were often sent to civil deportation proceedings, which allow children to remain with their parents. He went on...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation director showed no political bias in Clinton email saga
Federal Bureau of Investigation director showed no political bias in Clinton email saga

James Comey closed the investigation into Hillary Clinton and then announced it has been reopened just days before the 2016 election. Even so, the OIG report said it could find no evidence directly tying the political views of these and other employees to investigative decisions being made.

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  • Trump, Kim co-star in US-made summit video mixing propaganda and Hollywood
Trump, Kim co-star in US-made summit video mixing propaganda and Hollywood

All North Korean leader Kim Jong Un really needed from his unprecedented summit with U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday was to keep his nuclear arsenal intact for the time being and get a decent handshake photo to show he has truly arrived on the world stage.

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  • Trump, Kim sign agreement after historic summit but few specifics
Trump, Kim sign agreement after historic summit but few specifics

Trump also said he planed to halt what he called " war games " on the Korean Peninsula , likely a reference to the joint military exercises between the USA and South Korea, touting the cancellation as cost saving measure. "If a summit is to be reconstituted, the U.S. must show strength & achieve a concrete, verifiable, enduring elimination of ...

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  • George HW Bush first ex-president to turn 94
George HW Bush first ex-president to turn 94

Two other former US presidents made it to 93: deceased Republicans Ronald Reagan and Gerald Ford . He will celebrate his birthday with several of his children, including former President George W. Former President George H.W. Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush point from their seats on day two of the Republican National Convention at the...

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  • Bad weather forces migrant ship detour in Mediterranean
Bad weather forces migrant ship detour in Mediterranean

Macron told ministers in a cabinet meeting on Tuesday the Italian government had acted cynically and irresponsibly in its refusal to welcome the Aquarius , according to French government spokesman Benjamin Griveaux. "We believe an axis of the willing is needed to fight illegal migration". It added that Italy was waiting for French to take acti...

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  • Sanford loss magnifies 'Trump effect' on GOP primaries
Sanford loss magnifies 'Trump effect' on GOP primaries

Voters in Charleston, Berkeley, Beaufort, Colleton and Dorchester counties nominated State Rep. Katie Arrington to replace him in the Republican primary for U.S. Congressman Mark Sanford is best remembered nationally for a highly public extramarital affair with a woman in Argentina several years ago. In Alabama, US Rep.

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  • National Weather Service to determine if tornado hit town
National Weather Service to determine if tornado hit town

Emergency crews from across the region have also been called in, with the American Red Cross on the scene assisting the first responders. "It might be U-Haul's roof". The tank had about 500 gallons of propane remaining and was expected to continue venting for hours. The investigators' report from Wilkes-Barre said the tornado damage was consisten...

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