by | July 03, 2018 | 13:04

The leader of Angela Merkel's Bavarian allies, the CSU, offered to step down from his ministerial role and party leadership during a fiery closed-door meeting on Sunday ( 1 July). During an interview with the public broadcaster ZDF on Sunday, Chancellor Merkel argued that the Brussels agreement has the same effects as the hardline policy pushed by Seehofer.

by | July 03, 2018 | 13:02

Ocasio-Cortez, who was previously an organizer for Senator Bernie Sanders , made abolishing the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency a cornerstone of her campaign, and the #AbolishICE talking point has quickly become popular among progressive voters.

by | July 03, 2018 | 12:29

Other active blazes include the Pawnee Fire in Lake County, which had burned 14,150 acres but was 73 percent contained as of early Sunday. More than 500 firefighters are battling the blaze. Across the bridge in Marin, some customers coughed as they stopped for gas at the Shell station in Sausalito, employee Sergio Garcia said. The County Fire , which was sparked Saturday afternoon, is at 3 percent containment and has burned 44,500 acres as of 3:10 p.m.

by | July 02, 2018 | 21:44

Most ominous for Trump were Cohen's high praise of prosecutors, his selection of a new lawyer ("a highly regarded former federal prosecutor who once led the criminal division of the U.S. In an interview with George Stephanopoulos on Good Morning America , which aired July 2, Donald Trump's former lawyer opened up about where he stands with the president now and much more.

by | July 02, 2018 | 19:55

Volma Overton, Richard Overton's cousin said the family was making a deposit into his personal account Wednesday when they realized it was empty. Family members recently learned that an unidentified thief used Overton's identity to buy savings bonds through the government's TreasuryDirect site over a couple of months.

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:58

The call from ICE agents drew attention from Trump critics on social media, who said it put on clear display the fact that the president's immigration policies have centered on persecuting immigrants, contrary to his claims that ICE is focused on protecting USA national security.

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:20

EU Council President Donald Tusk , who is chairing the two-day leaders' summit in Brussels, said partnering with countries outside the EU is the best approach. The tentative deal comes after Italy's new populist government closed ports to rescue ships operated by charities and demanded its European Union partners share the burden brought by the migrant crisis.

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:09

China and the USA both hope to see the Korean peninsula free of nuclear weapons . So what's actually going on? That site is believed by most officials to have twice the enrichment capacity of Yongbyon. (He didn't actually have to meet him to know that: After all Trump is one of the only people in history who went bankrupt running casinos.) And that is exactly what's happening.

by | July 02, 2018 | 17:11

By Christopher Burns , BDN Staff •. "A candidate for this important position who would overturn Roe v. Wade would not be acceptable to me, because that would indicate an activist agenda that I don't want to see a judge have", Collins said Sunday in an interview on ABC's "This Week ".

by | July 02, 2018 | 16:38

On Sunday, Israel also said it had deployed more tanks and artillery to the Syrian front as a precaution because of the fighting there. Talks had collapsed on Saturday as pro-Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air power, took a string of towns and villages in their fresh offensive against rebel-held areas of Syria's south.

by | July 02, 2018 | 16:36

Godwin recounted the attack on Facebook , writing: "It was a lovely morning but as we were walking down the hill I literally nearly stepped on a mf rattlesnake". Godwin says on Facebook that Todd is recovering and is "being a normal puppy". 'This is what a hero looks like. Todd took the bite, right to the face.

by | July 02, 2018 | 16:37

France's justice minister said several drones were spotted a few months ago flying over the prison and speculated that they were linked to Sunday's escape by Faid. " Redoine Faid is someone who has freedom in his DNA". Before that incident, Faid had been released from prison after convincing the parole board that he renounced his criminal past.

by | July 02, 2018 | 16:33

Stephanapoulos asked Cohen how he would respond if Trump eventually starts treating him like an adversary. "My wife, my daughter and my son have my first loyalty and always will", Cohen told ABC's "Good Morning America" anchor George Stephanopoulos during a lengthy, off-camera interview Saturday night at a Manhattan hotel where Cohen has been staying for several months.

by | July 02, 2018 | 16:12

Mrs Merkel conservatives have been embroiled in an internal dispute over whether to turn back migrants at the German border who have registered elsewhere in the European Union . It says asylum applications in Germany between January and May this year were 20 percent lower than the same period in 2017. Seehofer had threatened to implement that policy unilaterally if Merkel could not reach a satisfactory deal by Sunday.

by | July 02, 2018 | 11:18

We're going to be talking to them about Syria, we're going to be talking to them about Ukraine. Intelligence agencies believe Russian hackers influenced the 2016 election in favor of Trump and that the Kremlin is trying to have a similar affect on the 2018 contest.

by | July 02, 2018 | 09:57

It was reported that the White House withdrew its nomination of Victor Cha, a veteran Korea expert, in January because of Cha's opposition to military options against Pyongyang. Aspects of the evidence were also reported on Friday by NBC News , which said that Pyongyang has in fact recently been increasing fuel production for nuclear weapons at several hidden sites.

by | July 02, 2018 | 08:26

Redoine Faïd was being held in solitary confinement in Réau prison when the three men burst in on Sunday morning and extracted him, later dumping the helicopter and setting it alight before escaping in a vehicle, media reports said . Officials later found the burnt and abandoned helicopter in Garges-les-Gonesse north of Paris . Justice Minister Nicole Belloubet said a helicopter landed in a courtyard, which was not covered by any nets.

by | July 02, 2018 | 00:53

Last year, approximately 55 percent of Canada's total steel imports came from the US, with the remaining 45 percent split among Brazil, China, South Korea and Turkey. Previous Fourth of July parties organized by the U.S. Embassy in Ottawa have attracted almost 4,000 guests, according to its official website. "Working in partnership with industry and business associations, we will provide capacity support to assist Canadian companies tap into the new markets now uniquely open to them in ...

by | July 02, 2018 | 00:20

The ICE , which enforces immigration policy and status, has been at the center of the storm around Trump's policy, which resulted in the separation of migrant children from their families. The separation of more than 2,000 children from their parents and guardians at the U.S. -Mexico border has sparked global outrage and growing calls in the United States for the abolition of the immigration agency on the front lines of the dispute.

by | June 30, 2018 | 18:51

The largest U.S. automaker said in comments filed on Friday with the United States commerce department that overly broad tariffs could "lead to a smaller GM, a reduced presence at home and overseas for this iconic American company, and risk less - not more - USA jobs".