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Trump gives Don Jr. an 'attaboy' after exposing emails

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Unlike their sister, Ivanka, the sons do not have official White House roles, but that doesn't mean their paths don't intersect with the administration's. "No, we don't know who [Natalya Veselnitskaya] is, and obviously we can't track the meetings of all Russian lawyers at home or overseas", Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Monday. Read More »

Gangster's death sparks violence in Nagaur, 1 dead

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At least one person was killed and 32 were injured, including 20 policemen, after a rally organised by Rajput outfits demanding a CBI probe into gangster Anandpal Singh's encounter. The mob also reportedly confiscated the AK-47 and service revolver from policemen. Rajasthan government has cancelled all the buses to the Nagaur district. Read More »

Diving Deep Into The 2017 Emmy Nominations

Also nominated for outstanding drama series were AMC's " Better Call Saul ", Netflix's " The Crown ", Hulu's " The Handmaid's Tale ", Netflix's " House of Cards ", Netflix's " Stranger Things " and " Westworld ". With Game of Thrones out of the question, what other TV shows are you excited to see score this year at the Emmys? The Season 6 episodes were counted as being released in last year's eligibility period, so no matter how fantastic "Battle of the Bastards" was, it can ... Read More »

Truck hauling "slime eels" overturns on OR coast highway

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Unfortunately for them, the slime from the sea creatures can expand to over five gallons when mixed with water, according to The Oregonian . One of the containers came off the truck bed and flew across the highway into the oncoming lane, other containers fell onto the roadway. Read More »

Thousands celebrate Kim Jong Un for North Korean missile launch

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Members of the National Assembly Intelligence Committee said that in a hearing on July 11, NIS Director Suh Hoon said, "The NIS's tentative assessment of North Korea's ICBM capability is that it has succeeded in developing a long-range ballistic missile, but considering the fact that it was launched from a fixed launcher, the development of North missile technology still seems to be in its beginning stages". Read More »

China says trade with North Korea rose 10.5pc in first half

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Last week US President Donald Trump denounced China's trade with North Korea, saying it had grown nearly 40 percent in the first quarter, and cast doubt on whether Beijing was helping to counter the threat from North Korea. The UN and the USA have attempted to use sanctions for the past decade in an attempt to stem North Korea's nuclear weapons development, but the latest July 4 test, which demonstrated a significant advance in its capabilities, have forced global bodies to reconsider their ... Read More »

Trump Lawyer Marc Kasowitz Goes On Profanity-Filled Email Rant

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It appears that attachment might have triggered Kasowitz's temper. " Marc Kasowitz has not struggled with alcoholism", spokesman Michael Sitrick told ProPublica . The lawyer representing Donald Trump in the various investigations into his campaign's ties to Russian Federation recently responded to a critic by telling him to "watch your back, b*****". Read More »

MS police arrest 3 in assault on Facebook video

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The Gulfport Police Department responded to a call at 11:46 p.m. Tuesday night about a 23-year-old woman who had been physically and sexually assaulted on a Facebook Live video. "I can't help but be disturbed by the numbers of shares and views of this crude and despicable event", he said. We videotape pain and suffering and we view it. Read More »

Trent Bridge a test of character for South Africa - Du Plessis

England's pacemen bowled just ten overs between them in the tourist's second innings, but Root expects Mark Wood, James Anderson, Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad to have more of an impact this time around. Following a heartening debut victory over South Africa for the new captain at Lord's, Cook continues to be confident he and Root will work successfully together - and that the Yorkshireman will not have to radically change the chirpy personality so notable since his emergence as an global ... Read More »

Sexist Woman-Hater Paul Ryan Wants Women To Show More Skin

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U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan says he wants to move as quickly as possible on a package of "strong, bold" new sanctions against Russian Federation despite opposition from U.S. Even first daughter Ivanka Trump wore a sleeveless dress to President Trump's speech in February in the House. But separate comments from House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy suggested the Trump administration is attempting to weaken the bill, which passed the Senate last month with 98 votes. Read More »

Serena Williams tried to deposit first $1M check at bank drive-thru

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When she got her first paycheck for $1 million, she didn't take a photo for a keepsake or immediately start to spend it but instead simply took it to the bank to deposit it and then move on. Tristan Bickman. "It's just raw", Serena, who is expecting her first child with fiance Alexis Ohanian, says. But that doesn't mean she blows through cash. Read More »

Israeli troops killed two stone pelters in West Bank: Palestinian Officials

Greenblatt is seeking to restart peace negotiations between the Israelis and the Palestinians, stalled since talks collapsed in 2014, with Trump saying he wants to reach the "ultimate deal". "This agreement is an example of the parties working together to make a mutual beneficial deal", he said. The area, captured by Israel in 1967, is not sovereign Israeli territory and Palestinians there are not Israeli citizens and do not have the right to vote. Read More »

Kellyanne Conway uses flash cards to explain Russian Federation controversy

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Trump Jr. appeared on the Hannity show the night before Conway's interview to explain that he agreed to the meeting as he saw it as an opportunity for "opposition research" on Hillary Clinton . Conway then held up a second page with the words, " Illusion " and " Delusion " written on it, saying, "I see illusion and delusion!" "I just thought we'd have some fun with words". Read More »

President Trump, stop calling Russian Federation probe a witch hunt. It's not

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In his written testimony, Comey described in detail how their dinner in January troubled him "given the FBI's traditionally independent status in the executive branch" and that the president said to him: "I need loyalty, I expect loyalty". Graham, a Republican, asked Wray whether he agreed. "I think in this man, we have somebody who understand the process of justice, who is committed to an appropriate and positive process, is committed to the law, the constitution, and the people", ... Read More »

Grand jury indicts suspect in U of I abduction

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Audio captured after almost two weeks of surveillance by authorities includes Christensen stating he had brought the victim back to his apartment and held her against her will, the criminal complaint said. Her last phone activity was at 1:39 pm the same day, saying that she was running late and would not arrive until around 2:10 pm. About a half hour earlier, Zhang sent a text message from her cell phone to a manager of an apartment complex in Urbana. Read More »

A year after vote, United Kingdom unveils bill to make Brexit a reality

This means they can not be used to enact changes in government policy. Nuclear Industry Association chief Tom Greatrex - a former Labour MP - insisted Damian Green had got it wrong. The position puts the United Kingdom at odds with Brussels' negotiating position that the ECJ should continue to have jurisdiction over cases that originate in United Kingdom courts before Britain's departure date. Read More »

Asylum seekers turned away at US-Mexico border sue US government

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Besides allocating USD1.6 billion for physical barrier construction along the Southern border, the Bill requests USD100 million to hire 500 new Border Patrol agents, USD131 million for new border technology, USD106 million for new aircraft and sensors, and USD109 million for new, non-intrusive inspection equipment. Read More »

The Republicans are sabotaging the ACA

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These included how tightly to curb the growth of Medicaid , the health insurance program for the poor; whether to let insurers sell low-priced policies with very limited coverage; and how much money to devote to making health care tax credits more generous. Read More »

Harvard proposes banning all frats, sororities and final clubs

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Examples of final clubs at Harvard include The Fly club and The Porcellian club. "We are disappointed to see that this committee has chosen to dismiss the concerns of so many Harvard College students who have benefitted from being members of a social organization , and once again overlooked the positive impacts that Greek life can make in the lives of students", the group said. Read More »

Group Robs, Sexually Assaults Woman Leaving Church in Queens

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It's a dark, desolate, bombed out stretch of machine shops, vehicle lots and storefront churches locked up tight. She said that they pulled a gun on her and took her stuff, then wanted to sleep with her. Three other men appeared and the woman was forced to disrobe and was sexually assaulted before she made it back to the church, according to reports. Read More »

Atletico Madrid confirm Vitolo signing

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That news appears to have spurred Atletico into action to close the deal by paying Vitolo's buyout clause, before it was raised to around 50 million euros. Las Palmas also confirmed their involvement in the deal with a club statement welcoming their former player. Local media in Andalusia say the Sanchez Pizjuan hierarchy are considering what legal steps they can now take against either the player or other clubs involved. Read More »

Personnel are 'generally fine' after accident - Kotoko management

According to an official statement of the Club, the bus run into a stationary bus with load at Nkawkaw in the Eastern Region. The team's deputy equipment officer Kofi Asare has been confirmed dead. The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has described the accident as "devastating and sad". Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo says he's saddened by the incident and has wished the injured a speedy recovery. Read More »

Woman charged with murdering her three-year-old son in Dublin

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The three-year-old boy was found in an apartment in the Riverside complex at Poddle Park, Kimmage, south Dublin , on Monday night. The woman is due to appear in the Criminal Courts of Justice on Thursday morning. The District Court can not grant bail in murder cases and she was remanded in custody to appear again on July 20th next. There was no application for bail and the accused was granted free legal aid. Read More »

Rare Sumatran tiger birthing in zoo caught on tape

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The cub's father is 13-year-old Sparky , who came from the Louisville Zoo in 2016. To allow Damai and her newborn to bond, caretakers are keeping their distance, which means they have not had the opportunity to check the cub's sex. Damai has been a mom before and gave birth to cubs Bandar and Sukacita in 2013. Keepers observed their reactions to determine how they might respond face-to-face. Read More »

Emmanuel Macron Will Hold A Climate Summit In December

While not many details were released about the summit, Macron reportedly said Saturday that the climate summit would seek to mobilize public and private funding for the projects outlined by the Paris climate agreement , according to Reuters . Read More »

Malta to legalize same-sex marriages over church protests

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Maltese lawmakers voted on Wednesday to legalize same-sex marriage on the Roman Catholic Mediterranean island, fulfilling Prime Minister Joseph Muscat's campaign promise to make this the first law brought before parliament in his new term. Muscat had said it would be "discriminatory" to have separate laws for mixed and same-sex couples . Adoption by same-sex couples has also been legal since that date. Read More »

Official apologizes to sexual violence victims

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Secy. DeVos is slated to discuss Title IX issues Thursday in a meeting with victims' advocacy groups and individuals who were wrongly accused. At issue is the impact of the Obama administration's stepped-up enforcement of Title IX. In recent years, on campus after campus, from the University of Virginia to Columbia University, from Duke to Stanford, higher education has been roiled by high-profile cases of sexual assault accusations. Read More »

Israel and the unexpected new world order

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Turkish-backed Syrian rebels seem to think they will be fighting the Kurds soon. It is the first time the United States has been involved in cease-fire talks since a previous Russian-American brokered truce collapsed a year ago. The loss of the northwestern city was a historic blow to the rebellion that all but ended maximalist hopes of future military success against Assad . Read More »

Lily James to star in 'Mamma Mia' sequel

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The Mamma Mia sequel was written by Ol Parker ( The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel ) and will see the return of producers Judy Craymer from Littlestar and Gary Goetzman from Playtone and the creator and producer of the stage musical. The Mamma Mia sequel will feature ABBA songs that were not in the first film, though some will be reprised. Lily James can now be seen in Baby Driver , directed by Edgar Wright. Read More »

Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Donald Trump Jr.'s emails could prove intent

Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Thursday that Donald Trump Jr .'s emails could prove intent if charges result from one of the investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation. He did not mention that the meeting was arranged on the expectation he would receive damaging information about Clinton. The president has since offered his son some support, saying in a statement delivered by Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the deputy White House press secretary, Tuesday: "My son is a ... Read More »

Sudan halts all negotiations after Trump move

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Asked about the impact of the campaign by human rights activists and the Christian right group hostile to Khartoum , the senior officials ruled out such influence pointing that they haven't made a decision yet on the sanction but only delayed it. Read More »