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Koreas prepare for summit as North asks United States to ease sanctions

U.S. State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said on Thursday that Washington and Pyongyang continue to have conversations on a daily basis. The rival ...


The Sixth Day of Paul Manafort's Trial Was Indirectly About Donald Trump

Defence lawyers for Paul Manafort made a last-ditch attempt on Wednesday to torpedo the key witness at his trial by asking whether he failed to disclose fou...


Trevor Noah: Why Paul Manafort Must Be So Proud

Gates also testified on Tuesday how he and Manafort hid income earned for political work in Ukraine, explaining their efforts to set up companies in Cyprus so...


U.S. congressman, Trump loyalist, indicted for insider trading

Rep. Chris Collins leaves the House Republican Conference meeting in the Capitol on June 20, 2018. "Yeah, on his stock tip", the same unnamed lawmaker repli...


Apple Boots Alex Jones From iTunes For Hate Speech

Dorsey directed readers towards an article further explaining Twitter's rules. On Wednesday's episode of "The Morning Blaze", Doc Thompson and Kris Cruz q...


Couple jailed for selling son to paedophiles on dark web

Prosecutors had demanded a 12-year prison sentence. A woman and her partner in southern Germany were on Tuesday (Aug 7) sentenced to jail for selling her youn...


Trump's China Trade War Just Escalated by $16 Billion

President Trump had repeatedly expressed discontent over the U.S. trade deficit with China , accusing the country of unfair trade practices, intellectual prope...


Mothers of 11 Kids Found at 'Filthy' New Mexico Compound Are Arrested

This combination photo provided by the Taos County Sheriff's Department shows, from left, Subhannah Wahhaj, Jany Leveille and Hujrah Wahhaj. Police in the U.S...


Democrat O’Connor has lead in early OH returns

But only OH will send someone to Congress after votes are counted. And Kobach - who publicly backed Trump's false claim that millions of people voted illegall...


Jimmy Kimmel: Donald Trump Issues Robert Durst-Worthy Tweet Over Weekend

The president is calling "fake news" on the reports saying he's anxious about his son's legal exposure on this matter, but in the meantime, there are linge...


Trump warns European Union over decision to protect Iran trade

The sanctions reimposed today - targeting access to USA banknotes and key industries such as cars and carpets - were unlikely to cause immediate economic turm...


California Governor Seeks Wildfire Aid from Trump as State Battles 17 Blazes

Trump did past year when California's wine country was hit hard. Brown said he is hopeful Trump will issue a so-called Presidential Major Disaster Declarat...


SAFD sending crew to help battle deadly Carr Fire in California

The Complex has now grown to 273,664 acres with 30% containment, and CalFire has confirmed the destruction of 75 residences and 68 other structures - though thi...


Rush to fill orders ahead of new USA sanctions

Iran has mostly reacted coolly to Trump's announcement last week that he would meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani without preconditions. The move, w...


Chinese state media slams Trump for 'extortion' in trade dispute

He told trade officials this week to consider raising that to 25 percent . China then retaliatedwith a threat on Friday to hit $US60 billion worth of USA e...


Ontario government defends move to axe basic income pilot project

Though the Progressive Conservatives had promised to preserve the pilot project, Social Services Minister Lisa MacLeod said the government reversed course aft...


Trump would fight any United States special counsel subpoena in court: president's lawyer

Trump launched today's battle by tweeting, "The Fake News hates me saying that they are the Enemy of the People only because they know it's TRUE". Sekulow a...


Swiss police confirm 20 dead in WWII vintage plane crash

Most of the victims were Swiss but they also included a couple and their son from Austria. The aircraft was travelling between Ticino in the south of the coun...


Osama bin Laden's mum breaks silence claiming 'good kid' was 'brainwashed'

I'm very anxious that the hostility whipped up by Trump and some in conservative media will result in somebody getting hurt". Ghanem insisted her first-born s...


Parts of Virginia city evacuate over possible dam failure

County officials reported the dam's "imminent failure" at around 9:30 p.m. But by early afternoon Friday, officials said the dam was stable, and were consid...


Variety Of Voices, Opinions Heard At Trump Rally, Protest

ID is not required at U.S. supermarkets unless for buying alcohol or, in some cases, for credit card purchases. U.S. President Donald Trump defended his tra...


US, Turkey agree to try to resolve disputes after relations dive

Turkey has said the sanctions were unacceptable. Brunson, who ran a small church in Turkey for more than 20 years, was arrested in December 2016 over all...


India could strip 4 million of citizenship in northeast region

Activists and experts say the NRC process is not likely to solve the contentious citizenship issue as tens of thousands of people who have been marked as "Dou...


Pompeo: North Korea far from living up to denuclearization vow

Trump tweeted about the letter on Thursday, thanking Kim for returning the remains of some American war dead from the 1950-1953 Korean War. It comes after a re...


Trump’s clean vehicle rollback will cost the US $457 billion

But consumer groups and experts said the messaging around the proposal is deceptive, completely ignoring the cost savings on gas in more efficient cars - espe...


San Jose crews help battle massive Mendocino Complex, Carr fires

The governor said the state will now need to prepare if the economy takes a turn for the worst. The head of Florida's Forest Service is coordinating with Cal ...


Boeing Starliner Test Flights Slip

A report issued last month by a USA government auditor said Boeing and SpaceX are unlikely to be able to send astronauts to the ISS next year, resulting in a ...


Trump says Koch brothers are a 'total joke'

And prominent Texas-based Trump donor Doug Deason, who attended the weekend retreat, said Republican candidates should not be punished for embracing the Rep...


Giuliani says he doesn't know if Trump would pardon Cohen

It follows reports last week that longtime lawyer Michael Cohen is prepared to cooperate with investigators and say that Trump knew in advance about an infamo...


Zimbabwe election: Troops clash with opposition protesters

Before the violence, EU Chief Observer Elmar Brok said he did not yet know if the shortcomings would have a material effect on the outcome of the vote, but cr...


Swedish crown jewels stolen in 'Italian job' heist

Local news channel Aftonbladet reported the thieves stole two crowns and an orb , adorned with gold, precious stones and pearls that come from the funeral re...


Ruling party Zanu-PF wins majority of parliamentary seats in Zimbabwe election

The commission postponed announcing results of Monday's tightly fought presidential race, pitting President Emmerson Mnangagwa against opposition leader Nels...


Manafort's lawyers blame Gates in bank fraud trial

Prosecutors have lined up 35 witnesses and more than 500 pieces of evidence they say will show how Manafort earned more than $60 million (U.S.) from his Ukrai...


'Very Positive Signals' After US, Taliban Talks

Despite the talks, which the Taliban called "a series of meetings for initiating formal and purposeful talks", the US maintains any peace negotiations must be m...


4 magnitude natural disaster rattles Indonesia

A Malaysian climber who was on a hiking trip to Lombok is reportedly among those killed. A rescue operation is now underway for the tourists trapped by landsl...