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Jun 22 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces ultimatum from ally over migrants

Interior Minister Horst Seehofer is calling for Germany to turn back at its border migrants who have registered as asylum-seekers in other European countries. We don'...

Jun 20 2018

Visual Story | Children, the border and a familiar mix of emotions

We should not criminalize people who just want to work". He said in a statement that as the son of a social worker, he knows the "trauma that comes with children being ...

Jun 19 2018

US President Donald Trump announces 'Space Force' military wing

Donald Trump says he supports the idea of creating a Space Force as a co-equal branch of the military in order to project US dominance beyond the reaches of Earth's gr...

Jun 19 2018

'We Will Not Apologize': Trump DHS Chief Defends Immigration Policy

Nielsen was speaking Monday at the National Sheriff's Association conference in New Orleans. Nielsen has faced doubts from immigration hard-liners who question whethe...

Jun 18 2018

Trump falsely claims exoneration from report

In one text four days before the election, Page told Strzok that the "American presidential election, and thus, the state of the world, actually hangs in the balance". "A...

Jun 18 2018

Tory rebellions against May's Brexit plans 'could bring down government'

He told the BBC: "I can't save the Government from getting into a situation where Parliament might disagree with it". Calls for MPS to have a "meaningful vote" on Brexit...

Jun 18 2018

USA places tech tariff on China, but smartphones are not affected

The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal were among the publications reporting overnight that Trump, fresh from his return from the Singapore Summit with North Kor...

Jun 17 2018

Comey, 'Top' of FBI 'Scum'

But, in texts released Thursday , Page asks Strzok whether Trump might actually win the White House. The report included politically charged texts by two Federal B...

Jun 16 2018

Thousands of Vancouverites celebrate Eid al-Fitr

But as astronomers have predicted that the moon will not be visible until the next day, Eid al-Fitr will officially begin on Friday. After breakfast, they go to the mos...

Jun 16 2018

President Trump's ex-lawyer Michael Cohen willing to cooperate with prosecutors

According to CNN, Cohen would do so both to relieve pressure on himself and because he's wounded that President Trump and his allies have minimized Cohen's relationship...

Jun 15 2018

Forest Closed and Thousands Evacuated as Colorado Wildfires Grow

Due to the rapid growth of the fire and the emergency situation, efforts continue to be focused on evacuation, public safety, and fire assessment. The team fighting the...

Jun 15 2018

Giuliani says Michael Cohen is not cooperating with federal investigators

As to why Cohen may feel compelled to cooperate with federal prosecutors, only Michael Cohen can say-but Ken White, a defense lawyer who makes a living off battling the...

Jun 14 2018

Voters will decide if California should be split into three states

That initiative didn't get the required number of signatures to appear on the 2016 ballot. Plan to split CA into 3 states submits signatures CAL 3 is led by venture...

Jun 14 2018

Singapore to spend around $20mln on summit

Trump flew into Singapore's Paya Lebar Air Base aboard Air Force One looking to strike a deal that will lead to the denuclearization of one of America's bitterest foes...

Jun 12 2018

Migrants remain at sea as Italy-Malta standoff intensifies

A little more than a week ago, Italy's new interior minister, Matteo Salvini , told a crowd that " Italy and Sicily can not be Europe's refugee camp" and "the good ti...

Jun 12 2018

Michelle Wolf mocks Melania Trump, jokes about the president abusing her

US President Donald Trump revealed new details on Friday (June 9) about the closely guarded medical condition of Melania Trump , the first lady , saying that she unde...

Jun 11 2018

Putin dismisses G7 criticism as ‘babbling’, calls for cooperation

G7 leaders also endorsed Britain's accusation that Russian Federation was behind the nerve gas attack on former double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Ma...

Jun 10 2018

Putin gets some love from Xi and Trump

Russian Federation was removed from the G-8, or Group of Eight, in 2014 following the occupation and annexation of Crimea from Ukraine. Conte said it was important that...

Jun 09 2018

Paul Ryan Brushes Back Trump ‘Spygate’ Assertion, Opposes Pardon

The declarations by the leading Republicans are the latest indications that Trump lacks any evidence to back up his claims of a major political scandal he calls " spyga...

Jun 09 2018

UK Supreme Court criticizes Northern Ireland abortion laws

Despite this, numerous judges said the existing law was incompatible with human rights law in situations of fatal foetal abnormality and sexual crime. However, a majori...