• US Attorney-General quotes the Bible in defence of separating families
US Attorney-General quotes the Bible in defence of separating families

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration dug in Thursday to defend its "zero tolerance" immigration policy amid criticism from faith leaders that the tougher stance is forcing the separation of families at the border. "The mere fact that a country may have problems effectively policing certain crimes - such as domestic violence or gang violence - ...

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  • Saudi Arabia says it intercepted Houthi ballistic missile launched from Yemen
Saudi Arabia says it intercepted Houthi ballistic missile launched from Yemen

The Yemen Red Sea Ports Corporation which manages the Hodeidah Port said in a statement on June 3 that a French sailor on his sailing boat Jehol 2 arrived to the Hodeidah Port after a sea storm, adding that they supplied the sailor with water so he can resume his journey which destination is Djibouti Port.

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  • Melania Trump 'hates' to see families separated at border
Melania Trump 'hates' to see families separated at border

The draft legislation, resulting from intense negotiations between moderates and conservatives, includes a path to citizenship for an estimated 1.8 million young immigrants in the country illegally. 'The president is ready to get meaningful immigration reform across the board, ' Conway said on 'Meet the Press '. "The Democrats are forcing the ...

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  • Elderly man, 9-year-old girl killed as strong quake hits Japan
Elderly man, 9-year-old girl killed as strong quake hits Japan

Two elderly men and one 9-year-old girl died after being hit by collapsing walls and furniture, according to the Japan Times . NHK public television aired footage showing the collapsed upper half of the high wall, which was cheerfully painted with trees, flowers and blue sky and surrounded the school swimming pool.

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  • Civilian shoots, kills gunman at Tumwater Walmart; 2 others hurt
Civilian shoots, kills gunman at Tumwater Walmart; 2 others hurt

A woman who was in the Walmart with her kids told KIRO she fled the store with them and hid in the parking lot behind a vehicle. Police investigate a shooting at a Tumwater, Wash . Ran out a side emergency exit and attempted to run to my auto in the parking lot but heard 4 more pops in the lot. Darren Gossler told the News Tribune he saw a man...

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  • India hits back at the US with tariffs
India hits back at the US with tariffs

On June 16, India's ministry for commerce reportedly notified the World Trade Organisation ( WTO ) that it would hike tariffs on 30 imported American goods, by up to 50% over the current duties. The rest of the world has to come together to defend the rules-based world trading system, and that means standing up to United States bullying tactics a...

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  • Federal Bureau of Investigation agents insulted Trump supporters, blamed Federal Bureau of Investigation for Clinton loss
Federal Bureau of Investigation agents insulted Trump supporters, blamed Federal Bureau of Investigation for Clinton loss

Trump is certain to try to use the report to validate his firing of Comey a year ago. But the nuanced findings provide no conclusions to support Republicans and Democrats who want to claim total vindication. He added that the FBI's actions during the election were "a disgrace". It also sharply rebuked FBI officials who traded politically...

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  • Almost 2000 migrant children separated from their families at US-Mexico border
Almost 2000 migrant children separated from their families at US-Mexico border

Grisham's comments marked a rare public statement from Trump , who has largely shied away from the spotlight since her husband took office and has generally avoided commenting on policy. "This must not be who we are as a nation", said Representative Jerrold Nadler. Former White House strategist Steve Bannon said Sunday that President Donald Tru...

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  • Roger Stone Met Russian National In May 2016
Roger Stone Met Russian National In May 2016

Stone was introduced to Greenberg by another Trump aide, Michael Caputo. Stone, who's said he's prepared for an indictment from special counsel Robert Mueller , and Caputo, who's spoken publicly about his tough sit-down with federal investigators, told the Post they believe they were the target of FBI investigators trying to hurt Trump.

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  • Saudi-led forces in control of Yemen airport
Saudi-led forces in control of Yemen airport

Fighting began in 2014 when the Houthi Shia Muslim rebel movement seized control of northern Saada province and neighbouring areas. Developments on the fourth day of fighting came as French newspaper Le Figaro reported on Saturday that French special forces were present on the ground in Yemen with forces from the United Arab Emirates.

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  • Melania Trump 'hates' to see children separated from families at United States border
Melania Trump 'hates' to see children separated from families at United States border

Amid widespread, increasingly loud outrage over the Trump administration's policy of separating children from their parents at the U.S. -Mexico border, President Trump has deployed his time-tested strategies of bald-faced lying and passing the buck.

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  • Schoolgirl killed by falling wall as natural disaster strikes Osaka, Japan
Schoolgirl killed by falling wall as natural disaster strikes Osaka, Japan

The city of Shibukawa in southern Gunma Prefecture experienced a severe tremor measuring lower-5 on the Japanese seismic intensity scale of 7, while the cities of Maebashi, Kiryu, Isezaki and Numata in Gunma Prefecture recorded 4 on the same scale , the agency said.

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  • Americans trust more to Trudeau than Trump
Americans trust more to Trudeau than Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mrs. Grégoire Trudeau (R) at the White House in Washington, Oct. The association also pointed to risks posed by the annulment of duties on Canadian wheat - a country where the controversial weed killer glyphosate is widely used.

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  • DHS: 2,000 children separated from parents at border
DHS: 2,000 children separated from parents at border

The separation of families came after Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced in April a new "zero-tolerance" policy on the border to prosecute immigrants for entering the country illegally. But there's no way the Senate will pass either one - indeed, not much chance the House will. Melania choosing to publicly speak out about her stance on th...

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  • Strong deadly quake rattles Japan
Strong deadly quake rattles Japan

Municipal authorities have confirmed three deaths in Osaka and a nearby city, a 9-year-old girl and two men in their 80s. The quake struck in one of Japan's main manufacturing heartlands, home to companies including Panasonic, Nintendo and Keyence Corp.

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  • Eurydice Dixon murder: women already 'take responsibility' for their safety
Eurydice Dixon murder: women already 'take responsibility' for their safety

In discussing the case, the police superintendent said, "The message we would provide to all members of the community is to take responsibility for your safety ". "What is happening in this country when a woman can't walk home on her own at night, can't get home safely at night". Go out with friends at night. To suggest women shouldn't walk alon...

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  • Merkel at Risk as German Coalition Crisis Enters Critical Phase
Merkel at Risk as German Coalition Crisis Enters Critical Phase

Negotiations between the CDU and CSU are expected to be mediated by Wolfgang Schaueble, a former finance minister and current parliamentary president who is respected on both sides, Fox News reported. Bild said it was unclear whether Spain and other countries from the Balkans would take part in Merkel's meeting. The Franco-German ministerial mee...

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  • Sheriff: At least 4 dead in Texas border crash
Sheriff: At least 4 dead in Texas border crash

Border patrol agents use all-terrain vehicles (ATV) to search for illegal immigrants along the US. According to the Associated Press , a fifth passenger died after arriving at the hospital. Authorities believe the driver and one passenger are United States citizens and the 12 other passengers were undocumented immigrants, Boyd said. Boyd said ...

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  • Israel has bombed Iranian-backed militias in Syria…
Israel has bombed Iranian-backed militias in Syria…

The United States has also warned the government it would take "firm and appropriate measures" in response to any violations of the southwest de-escalation zone. Since past year, a "de-escalation" deal brokered by Russian Federation, the United States and Jordan has contained fighting there. In his interview Assad said Iran does not have any mili...

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  • 3 confirmed dead in western Japan natural disaster
3 confirmed dead in western Japan natural disaster

A 9-year-old girl has been found in cardiac and respiratory arrest at an elementary school in Takatsuki, Osaka Prefecture, after she was caught between the walls at a swimming pool. The morning commute was disrupted as train and subway service in the Osaka area including the bullet train were suspended to check for damage to equipment.

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  • Donald Trump adviser says ‘nobody likes’ family separation policy
Donald Trump adviser says ‘nobody likes’ family separation policy

Bannon noted on ABC that Trump's immigration policies help Americans of color: "This illegal immigration, the people that [are] hurt the most are the Hispanic and black working class". Republicans in Congress and the administration have leaned on a 1997 court settlement regarding the treatment of immigrant children in federal custody for lega...

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  • Trump Lawyer's Advice to President: Don't Pardon Russia Probe Figures
Trump Lawyer's Advice to President: Don't Pardon Russia Probe Figures

Speaking on The Washington Post report Sunday of Roger Stone's newest revelation he had met with someone offering dirt on Hillary Clinton for a sum of $2 million, Giuliani rejected any notion President Trump had knowledge of that May 2016 meeting Stone characterized as a "waste of time".

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  • Caputo amends testimony to say a Russian offered dirt on Clinton
Caputo amends testimony to say a Russian offered dirt on Clinton

Trump campaign foreign policy adviser George Papadopoulos has been approached a few weeks prior in London, and Donald Trump Jr. and other members of Trump's inner circle met with dirt-peddling Russians at Trump Tower two weeks after Stone's meeting.

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  • Greece, Macedonia sign agreement on name change
Greece, Macedonia sign agreement on name change

Political opponents had accused Tsipras of making too many concessions over the deal, due to be signed on Sunday. Macedonia was admitted to the United Nations in 1993 under the provisional name of the "Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia", but more than 120 countries including Russian Federation and the United States have recognized the Balkan ...

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  • At Least 5 Dead After SUV Carrying Illegal Immigrants Crashes - Timothy Meads
At Least 5 Dead After SUV Carrying Illegal Immigrants Crashes - Timothy Meads

Boyd said the vehicle, traveling around 100 miles per hour, ran off the road and struck gravel, tried to overcorrect, then rolled over on the highway. Two people are believed to be US citizens. He added: 'This is a flawless example of why our borders need to be secure'. He said his deputies are often involved in chases pursuing people suspected...

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