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North Korea says US extension of sanctions `a hostile act`

According to South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Trump and North Korean regime leader Kim Jong-un have engaged in "behind-the-scenes", unofficial talks about po...


Afghans Remain Skeptical About US-Taliban Talks

Taliban and USA representatives will hold a new round of negotiations in the Qatari capital of Doha beginning on June 29, the militant group confirmed on Sunday...


Pompeo says U.S. hoping for Afghan peace pact before Sept 1

The next round of talks between the Taliban and the USA are set to begin on June 29 in Doha. The talks are expected to focus on working out a timeline for...


San Francisco bans sales of e-cigarettes

Food and Drug Administration failed to require e-cigarette companies to go through a pre-market approval process before they were allowed to sell their product...


Trump on China trade talks at G20

The back-and-forth set up what could prove to be a tricky meeting between Trump and Xi at the Group of 20 summit meeting in Osaka. Publicly, Chinese officials...


Georgia police rescue baby abandoned in plastic bag

Jolting video showing an abandoned infant being freed from a plastic bag has been released by Georgia authorities. She was found on the evening of June 6 in...


Fayth Percy: Man who shot 10-month-old 'had no remorse'

Police say Echartea shot 10-month-old Fayth Percy in the head after her mother, 18-year-old Deziree Menagh , rejected his advances at a party. Later on, Ec...


India to tell United States: S-400 Russian Federation missile deal on

As per the statement issued by India's External Affairs Ministry , Pompeo will hold delegation-level interactions with India's External Affairs Minister Su...


US billionaires call on presidential candidates to tax the wealthy

His husband, Sean Eldridge, a founder of the progressive advocacy group Stand Up America and a former congressional candidate, also signed the letter . That p...


Activists plead for G20 summit leaders to liberate Hong Kong

The campaign is certain to rile Beijing , after Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Zhang Jun said China would not allow the G20 nations to discuss Hong Kong ....


Kushner says economic plan is necessary pre-condition to peace

Senior Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat also criticized the workshop , saying, "Of course Kushner is not committed to the Arab Peace Initiative because he's ...


Kim Jong Un praises letter of 'excellent content' sent by Donald Trump

Mr Trump said earlier on Monday he sent North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a " very friendly letter" in response to birthday greetings he received last week fro...


IL 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana

J.B. Pritzker speaks before signing a bill legalizing adult use of recreational marijuana in IL during a ceremony Tuesday at the Sankofa Cultural Arts and Bus...


Foreign minister condemns return of Russian Federation to PACE

All PACE member states have the " rights to vote, to speak and to be represented in the Assembly and its bodies shall not be suspended or withdrawn in the con...


German pilot dies after Eurofighter Typoon crash

The pilot of the third jet observed and reported the collision , the German air force said. It is not clear whether the pilots ejected before or after impact. ...


Mueller To Testify In Public On July 17

In a letter to Mueller , the Democratic chairmen said that they understood Mueller's concerns about ongoing investigations referred by the special counsel, but...


Iran says talks with USA impossible; U.S. says it wants talks

In his meeting with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan, Pompeo pressed him on increased maritime security in the Strait of Hormuz . However,...


Massive crowd in Prague call for Czech PM's resignation

The fact the massive protest went ahead on Sunday was a sign that all was well in the republic, he also said. Police instruct they are investigating accusatio...


Melania Trump's spokeswoman to be next White House press secretary

Stephanie Grisham , spokesperson for first lady Melania Trump , arrives for a campaign rally with President Trump in Orlando, Florida, on June 18, 2019. Sander...


Migrant kids moved to federal shelter over conditions at Border Patrol center

Rep. Veronica Escobar, D-Texas, said on Twitter that only 30 of 255 children remain at the Clint border patrol station in El Paso County following her offic...


Indian rescuers to airlift bodies back from Himalaya slope

They had left Munsiyari on May 13 to scale the peak but did not return to the base camp on the appointed date of May 25. The ITBP said that the search for 8...


Mexico Sends 15000 Troops to US Border to Stop Illegal Immigration

Mexico's Secretary of Defense Luis Sandoval said that almost 15,000 troops had been sent to the U.S. -Mexico border, and approximately another 2,000 National Gu...


Supreme Court rules ban on scandalous trademarks violates the First Amendment

At least it did until today, when the Supreme Court held that the requirement violated the First Amendment . The decision upheld a federal appeals court ru...


Pompeo heads to Saudi Arabia, UAE for Iran crisis talks

Tensions have flared after Iranian forces shot down a United States drone Thursday, the latest in a series of incidents including attacks on tankers in sens...


Mike Pompeo didn't raise Jamal Khashoggi murder in meeting with Saudi king

It also reconstructed Khashoggi's death in detail, including a grisly conversation in which two of his killers referred to him as "the sacrificial animal" as th...


Trump signs executive order calling for upfront disclosure of hospital costs

The order will ultimately require healthcare providers and insurers to provide patients with information about the out-of-pocket costs they'll face before they ...


Trump imposes fresh sanctions on Iran after shoot-down of Navy drone

Iran denies it is trying to build nuclear weapons. The Congressional green light for a president to use military action against Iran has lately been a matter ...


Trump says sexual assault accuser E Jean Carroll 'not my type'

The allegation against Trump is included in Carroll's upcoming book about the "hideous men" the Elle magazine columnist says she has encountered throughout he...


Lueck family’s goal: find MacKenzie, bring her home

She left the airport and arranged for a Lyft auto to take her to North Salt Lake, about 20 minutes from her home in Salt Lake City . Lueck's parents said the...


Donald Trump Briefed On Saudi Arabia's Missile Strike: White House

The Arab Parliament announced yesterday that it has designated the Iranian-backed Houthi militia as a terrorist group for its role in deliberately targeting civ...


Trudeau welcoming Raptors, Trump noncommittal on White House visit

Trudeau wants Washington to do more to solve a crisis that erupted after Canadian police arrested an executive of Chinese firm Huawei Technologies Co Ltd on a...


Iran executes ‘defence ministry contractor’ over spying for CIA

Iran warned the United States on Saturday that any aggression against the Islamic republic would have serious consequences for U.S. interests across the Middle ...


Trump signs executive order imposing 'hard hitting' sanctions on Iran

The targets of the new sanctions include senior military figures in Iran, blocking their access to any financial assets under U.S. jurisdiction. "I think a lot ...


Trump tightens sanctions on Iran

President Donald Trump promised to impose fresh sanctions on Iran after Tehran downed a $150 million United States surveillance drone near the Strait of Hor...


Trump says he will delay deportation raids for two weeks

Morgan said that ICE's authority to pursue these actions was not just about the total number of deportations, which has been lower than during the Obama adm...