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'Fox And Friends' avoids questioning Kellyanne Conway about CNN reporter ban

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Newly appointed White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications, Bill Shine (who was formerly the co-president of Fox News), and Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, informed Collins that she had been "dis-invited from the press availability in the Rose Garden", after explaining that her questions had been "inappropriate for that venue", and alleging that she had been shouting. Read More »

Erdogan calls Israel "fascist, racist" for nation state…

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President Mahmoud Abbas said that Jerusalem will be the eternal capital of the State of Palestine, and warned that -even with the new law- peace and security will not prevail unless the city remains as such. "This is a defining moment in the annals of Zionism and the history of the state of Israel ", Netanyahu said after it passed. Erdogan regards himself as a champion of the Palestinians and has twice recently held summits of Muslim states to denounce the recognition by the U.S. Read More »

No welcome mat for Putin from U.S. Congress

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President Trump is looking into revoking the security clearances of several top Obama-era intelligence and law enforcement officials, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said Monday. Congress has struggled with a response to the Russian interference. While Trump has gone back and forth on whether he believes Russian Federation meddled in the 2016 elections, Ryan clearly stated his stance at a press conference Tuesday. Read More »

Three Palestinians killed following Israel Gaza artillery strikes

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The latest bloodshed came five days after the United Nations and Egypt brokered a deal to halt a July 20 surge in violence. Palestinian political factions in the Gaza Strip, including the Islamist group Hamas, said Thursday they were committed to a ceasefire with Israel, despite a flare-up in violence overnight. Read More »

New Zealand's Acting PM Has Accused Australia Of "Copying" Their Flag

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Peters, who is New Zealand's acting prime minister, seized upon this when asked by Television New Zealand why he opposed former prime minister John Key's referendums for New Zealand to change its flag. As if it were not enough that people already confuse the New Zealand flag with Australia's, Kiwis are exhausted of being invisible, or at least overlooked as a nation. Read More »

Foetus found in bathroom of Air Asia plane in Delhi

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Police has registered a case of death on the flight. In a statement AirAsia said it was cooperating in the investigation. A woman who was on the flight and is suspected to have given birth onboard has been held by police for questioning, an officer at the airport police station said. Read More »

North Korean state media demands formal end to war with US

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He was then asked if North Korea has agreed to destroy its chemical weapon stockpiles. "We are engaged in patient diplomacy, but we will not let this drag out to no end", Pompeo said. "Two great nuclear powers should not have a contentious relationship", he said. CNN reported Wednesday that U.S.is expected to pick up the remains at an airport in North Korea before transporting them to Osan Air Base near Seoul , South Korea . Read More »

Pakistan's Imran Khan leads polls as rivals cry foul

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Election official Babar Yaqoob said counting had been delayed by technical failures in an electronic reporting system and the tallying was now being conducted manually. It is a stunning rise for an anti-corruption crusader who spent much of his political career on the fringes of Pakistani politics. A concern is the unprecedented participation of radical religious groups, including those banned for links to terrorism but resurrected under different names. Read More »

White House under fire for barring CNN reporter from event

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So the ban was retaliatory in nature. Even conservative news outlets are standing with Collins and CNN against the decision to ban Collins from the event. It said Ms Collins had asked: "Did Michael Cohen betray you?", "Are you anxious about what Michael Cohen is about to say to the prosecutors?", "Are you anxious about what is on the other tapes Mr President?" and "Why is Vladimir Putin not accepting your invitation?" CNN's Don Lemon knocked the White House tonight for barring Kaitlan ... Read More »

Greece wildfires: Search for missing family members

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High winds of up to 100km/h (60mph) spread the fire on Monday, trapping many in homes and vehicles and forcing others into the water as they tried to escape the flames. or cover up the huge responsibility of governments, including this government, over time". The couple said they met other evacuees in the sea. There was a lot of panic in the streets. Read More »

Last 6 doomsday cult members on death row executed by Japan

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All 13 members of the cult that were on death row have now been executed, after Chizuo Matsumoto, the cult's former leader who went by the name Shoko Asahara , and six other members of the group were hanged on July 6. Victims of their crimes, which also include a sarin attack in the town of Matsumoto and the murder of an anti-cult lawyer and his family, welcomed the executions. Read More »

Explosion outside US Embassy in Beijing

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A woman was reportedly detained after spraying petrol on herself, according to official media. Police did not immediately respond to comments on the incident. The location appeared to be near where Chinese citizens typically line up to enter the U.S. embassy for visa interviews. The area where the incident has taken place is on the outskirts of the city and is home to a number of embassies, including those of India and Israel. Read More »

Groups of bodies found hugging as dozens killed by Greek wildfires

At the top of one cliff, 26 people, including children, perished, according to news reports. "Instinctively, seeing the end nearing, they embraced", Economopoulos said. Alexis Tsipras , the country's prime minister and leader of the Syriza party, declared three days of national mourning but added: "We mustn't let mourning overwhelm us, because these hours are hours of battle, unity, courage and above all of solidarity". Read More »

Trump secures concessions to avoid US-EU trade war

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The United States and European Union are locked in a trade dispute stemming from Trump's decision to impose steep tariffs on US imports of steel and aluminum. At the Jiahao Flag Co Ltd in Anhui province, women operate sewing machines to hem the edges of "Trump 2020" flags the size of beach towels, while others fold and bundle them for delivery. Read More »

Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star vandalized, reports say

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The man later turned himself in at Beverly Hills police headquarters and was turned over to Los Angeles police. On Wednesday morning, 24-year-old Austin Clay was filmed demolishing Trump's star with a pickax. LA street artist Plastic Jesus built a tiny concrete wall with barbed wire around Trump's star in 2016. Once again tolerant liberals decided that Trump's Walk of Fame star was problematic. Read More »

North Korea making bomb fuel despite denuclearisation pledge - Pompeo

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Pompeo declined to respond when asked whether North Korea was continuing to pursue submarine-launched ballistic missiles or whether its nuclear programme was advancing generally. Trump met with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on June 12, where the USA said Kim had agreed to totally get rid of his nuclear weapons. Read More »

House Republicans File To Impeach Rod Rosenstein

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Republican leaders, however, have said in recent weeks that they are satisfied with the Justice Department's progress. Meadows did not immediately force a vote but threatened to do so over the ensuing months until Boehner announced his retirement in late September. Read More »

Hamilton lights its sign in support of Toronto after deadly shooting

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Local politician Nathaniel Erskine-Smith confirmed the 18-year-old victim was Reese Fallon, a recent high school graduate who planned to study nursing. That is from Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, who says the Canadian government is prepared to consider tightening handgun laws in the wake of the Toronto shooting and the January 2017 massacre at a Quebec City mosque. Read More »

Release of secret Trump recording raises legal questions

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After CNN first aired the Trump-Cohen recording on Tuesday evening, Davis said he believed Trump's team fears the President's former personal attorney. The discussion, which was captured on audio, related to whether Trump should buy the story from American Media, which paid McDougal $150,000 for the tale in in August 2016. Read More »

Disturbing Facebook video of child, 10, restrained by USA police

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The Athens-Clarke County Police Department posted a video of the incident on their Facebook Monday afternoon which was taken from the officer's body camera. A Georgia police officer's conduct with an emotional 10-year-old boy is drawing scrutiny after the police department released body camera video of an officer restraining the child. Read More »

Swedish activist who stopped Afghan being deported would act again

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Elin Ersson started live-streaming her protest on Facebook after flight attendants demanded she sit down for departure and tried to take away her phone. "I'm trying to change my country's rules", she said, referring to Sweden's record of deporting Afghan migrants whose asylum claims have been denied. Read More »

Cohen secretly recorded conversation with CNN anchor

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And that could be of interest to investigators looking into whether Cohen violated election laws by orchestrating hush money payouts. Rudy Giuliani , the personal attorney for President Trump , told Fox News on Tuesday that it is "outrageous" that an audio conversation between Trump and his former lawyer Michael Cohen was leaked to the media and questioned why the recording ended at a key part in the conversation. Read More »

Airlines cave to China's Taiwan name demand

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Hawaiian consulted with its US peers and government officials in the USA and China before deciding how to proceed, he said. The three biggest US airlines changed how they refer to self-ruled Taiwan on their websites to avoid Chinese penalties ahead of a Wednesday deadline - revisions Beijing described as "positive developments". Read More »

Sweden says wildfires remain serious threat

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However, authorities warn about the high risks of the emergence of new fires. The intense temperatures have caused the worst drought in 74 years for the country, with farmers struggling to grow crops and feed cattle. Sweden is fighting its most serious wildfires in decades, including blazes above the Arctic Circle. No deaths or injuries have been reported so far. Read More »

'Biblical Disaster': 70-Plus Dead In Greece Wildfires

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The inferno dominated front pages in the country on Tuesday, with headlines such as "killer fire" and "hell" and newspapers reporting fears the death toll would climb. Most of the victims are still not identified, and missing persons might be among them. The combination of a dry winter and a warm summer sparked the wildfires. Read More »

Putin, Trump to continue 'useful contacts': Kremlin aide

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Instead, Putin appeared dominant while Trump was deemed by US critics as overly friendly to Russian Federation and possibly even treasonous when he gave credence to Putin's denials of meddling in the 2016 election despite usa intelligence findings to the contrary. Read More »

Upcoming Mexican president Obrador blasts campaign fine as 'act of vengeance'

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The officials also discussed a July 25 visit by Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, who will discuss the NAFTA negotiations with Lopez Obrador. "I think that prolonging uncertainty could put the brakes on investment in the medium and long term, and which would make economic growth in Mexico hard and which would make hard the strategy of the government to get more employment and better working conditions for all Mexicans". Read More »

Attorney argues Brock Turner's sexual assault conviction should be overturned

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Yesterday, Turner's lawyer said there had been insufficient evidence to convict, telling justices at a California appeals court there was no evidence to prove at what point the woman became unconscious, local media reported . Brock Turner was sentenced to six months in jail in 2016 for assaulting the woman outside a Stanford University fraternity house a year earlier. Read More »

Justine Damond's family to file US civil lawsuit

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The lawsuit, filed in a USA district court, alleges Justine Ruszczyk Damond's civil rights were violated when she was shot on July 15, 2017, by Mohamed Noor. Although both officers were equipped with body-worn cameras, neither officer turned on his camera until after Damond was shot. There was no squad camera video. Read More »

Russian Federation will push hard for Democrats in November election - Donald Trump

He said the USA would hold to its long-standing principle of refusing to recognize Kremlin claims of sovereignty over territory seized by force in violation of global law. Trump wasn't acting in the best interest of the nation, voters said by a 54 to 41 per cent margin. He said the proposal had been passed on to the Russians by Trump's national security advisor John Bolton . Read More »

President Trump’s Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame Destroyed - Again

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No other information on the suspect is available, Knight said. In 2016, the star was covered with graffiti multiple times and decimated with a pickaxe. James Otis pleaded no contest to felony vandalism and was sentenced to three years of probation, 20 days of community service and a $4,400 fine. The star will be replaced immediately. Read More »