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by | June 05, 2018 | 13:28

Four days later, it was announced that she was hospitalized at Walter Reed Medical Center to treat a " benign kidney condition ". "I see the media is working overtime speculating where I am & what I'm doing", Melania tweeted on May, 30.

by | June 05, 2018 | 13:11

Classes at Santa Fe High School resumed on Tuesday for the first time since the shooting. Heightened security measures will be in place for the graduation ceremony at a Texas high school where a gunman fatally shot eight students and two teachers just two weeks ago.

by | June 05, 2018 | 11:49

Under the agreement with the United States, France , Germany , Britain, Russia and China, Iran strictly limited uranium enrichment capacity to satisfy the powers that it could not be used to develop atomic bombs. Before the deal was reached, Tehran enriched uranium to up to 20% purity. Supporters also fear the reimposition of U.S. sanctions could hit European firms that have done business with Iran since the accord was signed.

by | June 05, 2018 | 11:49

Canada announced tariffs on United States goods in response to President Donald Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs. " A growing list of tariffs proposed or imposed by our government, as well as the continued uncertainty over the future of NAFTA, threatens to undermine the economic progress we have made ", Chamber CEO Tom Donohue wrote in a memo.

by | June 05, 2018 | 11:31

They also argue that Trump could not have committed obstruction because he has absolute authority over all federal investigations. Earlier, The New York Times published a confidential 20-page letter the American president's legal team sent to Mueller in January, along with another sent in June 2017.

by | June 05, 2018 | 10:50

A suicide bomber struck at one of the entrances of the compound where the meeting of the religious body, known as the Afghan Ulema Council , was taking place in the traditional tent of the Loya Jirga, or the council of elders. On May 30, gunmen armed with assault rifles and grenade launchers stormed the heavily fortified headquarters of the interior ministry, battling security forces for more than two hours.

by | June 05, 2018 | 07:04

The White House has issued a statement saying that Melania Trump will not be attending the upcoming G7 summit in Quebec , Canada. Melania Trump hasn't been seen publicly since May 10. It's been 24 days since Melania Trump was seen in public. On Wednesday, when Mrs. Trump still hadn't appeared in public - and news organizations began wondering about her long absence - thefirst lady tweeted that she was "feeling great".

by | June 05, 2018 | 06:58

Allowing women to drive is a major social change in Saudi Arabia , where women have always been kept out of public life and limited to certain professions. A Saudi woman speaks to an officer before her driving exam. They now face a range of charges, including communicating with people and organizations hostile to the kingdom and providing financial and moral support to hostile elements overseas.

by | June 05, 2018 | 06:28

Other leaders have spoken out as well, but in a less vocal manner (perhaps to avoid the inconvenience of having to deal with Trump directly). Trump had underlined his administration's plans to confront China on trade when he wrote on Twitter while the American team was in Beijing , "When you're nearly 800 Billion Dollars a year down on Trade, you can't lose a Trade War!" But China said any agreements with Washington in their talks on settling a sprawling trade dispute "will not take ...

by | June 05, 2018 | 05:53

According to the declaration, Manafort used "an encrypted application" to contact one of the public relations workers a Business Insider article describing the activities of the "Hapsburg Group". The former campaign chairman has been charged with money laundering, foreign lobbying violations, conspiracy against the USA, and tax fraud, as well as other financial crimes .

by | June 05, 2018 | 04:19

Steven Pitt poses in Scottsdale, Ariz . The family of a prominent forensic psychiatrist who police say was killed by an Arizona man suspected in at least three other deaths has thanked law enforcement for their devotion to the case. Detectives later learned that he had been living in various Extended Stay hotels for almost the past decade. He was found shot dead in north Scottsdale.

by | June 05, 2018 | 03:59

Referring to maritime issues, including those in the South China Sea, Modi said his country did not see the region as a club of limited members. But he also said the USA welcomes cooperation with China "wherever possible", and announced that he has accepted Beijing's invitation to visit soon.

by | June 05, 2018 | 03:36

On Monday, Trump went on to attack Mueller's investigation , claiming it isn't legal but he doesn't plan to end it. "But the Constitution is clear", Warren said. The 20-page letter from Trump's lawyers to Mueller in January came in response to repeated requests by the special counsel's office asking to interview Trump, according to the Times .

by | June 05, 2018 | 03:12

President Trump announced Friday that he would attend the summit after pulling out a week earlier citing North Korea's "open hostility". Washington wants North Korea to quickly give up all its nuclear weapons in a verifiable way in return for sanctions and economic relief.

by | June 05, 2018 | 02:19

Under a Spanish law that prevents a power vacuum, Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez, who tabled the no-confidence motion, would immediately become the new leader of the 19-country eurozone's No. There were 180 votes in favour, 169 against and one abstention. Sanchez ousted Rajoy on Friday by narrowly winning a no-confidence vote in parliament following corruption convictions linked to the outgoing leader's Popular Party.

by | June 05, 2018 | 00:57

German prosecutors have formally applied to a higher regional court for the extradition of former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont on charges linked to his role in the campaign for the Catalonia region's independence, they said on Friday. Torra was chosen by Puigdemont to be Catalonia's next leader after separatist parties kept their absolute majority in regional elections in December.

by | June 05, 2018 | 00:51

Late last month the North's state media revealed that Kim Su Gil had been appointed as director of the military's powerful General Political Bureau (GPB), replacing Kim Jong Gak. Bob Menendez of New Jersey, who said it's not clear yet if a deal with North Korea would be a treaty that would require Senate ratification but said at some point Congress would need to vote to relieve mandatory sanctions that are in place against North Korea.

by | June 05, 2018 | 00:44

Kennedy cited the comments of one commissioner, who said religion has been used to justify all kinds of discrimination throughout history, including slavery and the Holocaust. "Yet the division did not address this point in any of the cases involving requests for cakes depicting anti-gay marriage symbolism", the court said.

by | June 03, 2018 | 09:25

The breakthrough announced after a almost 2-hour meeting at the White House between Trump and Kim Yong-Chol, one of North Korea's most senior officials, the highest-level talks between the 2 countries in 18 years. According to Newsweek , South Korea paid $2.6 million in travel expenses for Kim during the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics alone. Seoul is keen to declare a formal end to the war, and if it is on the table at the upcoming talks there is also the possibility South Korean President ...

by | June 03, 2018 | 09:09

White House National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said on CNBC on Friday morning that he briefed Trump on the details of the report Thursday evening, calling him on Air Force One. Again, the reasoning by this part of the rule is obvious, to prevent comments from the government from having an impact on the market or giving traders advance knowledge of information the public isn't supposed to have until its official release time.