by | July 21, 2018 | 02:50

Trump drew a barrage of criticism in the United States, including from lawmakers in both parties, after he refused to blame Putin for the election meddling. Congressional Republicans have also criticized what they see as Trump's over-indulgence of Putin. Since he refused to back the U.S. intelligence community's assessment of Russian interference in 2016, Trump has alternated between trying to quell the political uproar he ignited and seeking to avoid backing down from his handling of ...

by | July 21, 2018 | 02:20

The militant Islamic Hamas that rules Gaza said three of the Palestinians killed were members of the group. It comes after their troops came under fire from Gaza earlier on Friday. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel and his defense minister, Avigdor Lieberman, arrived at military headquarters in Tel Aviv on Friday night for emergency meetings with top officials, a highly unusual event for the start of Sabbath.

by | July 21, 2018 | 01:56

Multiple tornadoes tore through central Iowa on Thursday night, taking forecasters by surprise and causing damage in several towns, though authorities had no reports of any deaths. Emergency services were on scene, and at least six homes were severely damaged, including roofs blown off and gas leaks, Lt. Rick Blaylock of the Polk County Sheriff's Department told ABC News.

by | July 21, 2018 | 01:48

Donald Trump boasted Thursday of singlehandedly winning commitments from his fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders to meet and exceed a defence spending target of 2% of GDP - even though Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke only of continuing with Canada's existing military plan.

by | July 21, 2018 | 01:13

He was surrounded by immediate family and Secret Service colleagues. Remagen suffered a stroke Monday during Mr. Trump's trip to Belgium, the United Kingdom, Scotland and Finland. But Washington DC-based watchdog the Campaign Legal Centre argued the president had used his visit to Britain on official business to promote the golf resort, known as Trump Turnberry.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:54

With Democrats pouncing on the remarks as ammunition to gin-up anti-Trump fervor among their base, Republicans are once again trying to navigate controversial comments by a president who operates outside traditional political boundaries. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said last week she would back talks with trading partners on lowering automobile duties. The timing of the indictment was discussed, but no decisions were made at the meeting.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:52

In the post-coup purge, 160,000 people were detained and a similar number dismissed from state jobs, according to the United Nations human rights office. "He has been held hostage far too long", Trump tweeted. At Wednesday's hearing, the prosecution brought forth two witnesses who claimed that Pastor Andrew Brunson had ties with separatist Kurdish militants.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:49

The White House retreated from what Trump had called Putin's "incredible offer" during the Helsinki summit, revising its position just before the Senate voted overwhelmingly against the plan. He also reiterated denials of Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election. In his CNBC interview, Trump also blamed the news media for reporting that he did not publicly confront Putin over the election meddling in Helsinki.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:39

Putin and Trump first held talks on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017. Despite numerous warning from members of Congress , Trump attended the two-hour meeting with Putin alone, save for U.S. "foolishness and stupidity" for the deterioration of relations between Washington and Moscow, rather than Moscow's election meddling, its military incursions into Ukraine and Syria, and its hostility toward U.S.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:37

The White House is likely to block the move, arguing that the president is not required to reveal private conversations and that an aide, such as a translator, should not be compelled to do so. "As I said today and many times before, 'I have GREAT confidence in MY intelligence people.' However, I also recognize that in order to build a brighter future, we can not exclusively focus on the past - as the world's two largest nuclear powers, we must get along!" Later, Ms Vega tweeted that ...

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:35

The poll surveyed more than 2,000 adults from July 16-17, 48 hours immediately following the Trump-Putin joint press conference . Our lawyers and diplomats should use this confession while preparing suits in worldwide courts. President Vladimir Putin on Thursday accused forces in the United States of trying to undermine the success of his first summit with US President Donald Trump , and said the two leaders had managed to begin to improve US-Russia ties anyway.

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:36

Trump wrote that a July 11-12 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels was " an acknowledged triumph ", repeating a disputed claim that member countries agreed to increase defense spending more quickly than they had planned. Some lawmakers said they would seek remedies against Russian Federation in Congress. Ryan also said special counsel Robert Mueller should be allowed to continue his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election, adding "nothing has changed".

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:27

In footage confirmed by the department, a man walks behind the waitress as she works at an outdoor counter. The grab is quick and premeditated, and Holden immediately turns around and slams Cherwinski to the ground. She has set up a GoFundMe page to raise money for cat charities. I know what happened, I was there. Footage of the incident went viral after it was shared on Reddit .

by | July 21, 2018 | 00:28

Trump told CNBC , " I'm ready to go to 500 ", referring to the $505.5 billion in goods the US imports from China each year. Trump's criticism of the Fed departs from the norm of recent decades of respecting the central bank's independence.

by | July 20, 2018 | 14:14

The EU aims to give Britain a transition period until the end of 2020 to give businesses and others time to adjust to a post-Brexit future. His remarks are nonetheless a headache for the British Conservative leader who is trying to rally support for her Brexit plan, which would see Britain remain closely aligned with the European Union on trade rules for goods (though not services).

by | July 20, 2018 | 14:09

French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said he has opened an investigation and accused Benalla and another man, reserve police officer Vincent Crase, of acting inappropriately. Richard Ferrand, a senior MP from Macron's party and top figure in the campaign team, said "it was not a close aide, it's someone who was responsible for security of the president during the election campaign and then joined the Elysee".

by | July 20, 2018 | 13:41

This comes after Whatsapp launched its forward label in India earlier this month to identify messages which are not original and have been forwarded. The messaging service also brought out a full-page advertisement in leading newspapers, first in the series of its user awareness campaign, giving "easy tips" to decide if the information received is indeed true.

by | July 20, 2018 | 13:25

Police said they have moved the 12 pregnant women at the shelter to a government-run home for care. Considered by activists as one of epicenters of baby trafficking in India , West Bengal is also headquarters of Sisters of Charity in Asian country; Since his capital, Calcutta, gave name to Mor Teresa, creator of order.

by | July 20, 2018 | 12:45

Now the children's mother faces abuse and endangerment charges - and accusations that she said in a recorded conversation that she delivered her daughter as many as 10 times to a home in east Kansas City where she witnessed two men sexually assaulting the child.

by | July 20, 2018 | 12:43

Facing widespread backlash, President Donald Trump sought to backpedal Tuesday from remarks in which he appeared to side with Russian President Vladimir Putin's denials of responsibility for a widespread influence campaign in the 2016 election.