• Donald Trump holds Vladimir Putin responsible for USA election interference
Donald Trump holds Vladimir Putin responsible for USA election interference

In Helsinki Trump openly said that he sees no reason why it would have been Russian Federation who interfered. Sanders was trying to advance his proposal by unanimous consent, but that means it takes only one senator's objection can block it.

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  • Gaza truce largely holds after Israeli strikes over soldier death
Gaza truce largely holds after Israeli strikes over soldier death

The Gaza Strip has been under an Israeli siege since 2007 and witnessed three wars since 2008. An Israeli army statement said shots were fired at troops during renewed protests along the Gaza border with Israel and "in response, (Israeli) aircraft and tanks targeted military targets throughout the Gaza Strip".

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  • White House: 'Threat' from Russian Federation still exists
White House: 'Threat' from Russian Federation still exists

Trump and his aides have sought to calm the storm of criticism over the president's meetings overseas over the past week in which he sharply criticized European allies and declined to confront Russian President Vladimir Putin over Moscow's meddling in the 2016 election.

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  • Mueller seeking immunity for five witnesses in Paul Manafort trial
Mueller seeking immunity for five witnesses in Paul Manafort trial

He is scheduled to go on trial July 25 in the Virginia case. A federal judge on Tuesday denied Paul Manafort's request to move the first of his two criminal trials hundreds of miles away from Washington . "Jurors' political leanings are not, by themselves, evidence that those jurors can not fairly and impartially consider the evidence", he w...

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  • Indian opposition leader Gandhi startles bitter foe Modi with a hug
Indian opposition leader Gandhi startles bitter foe Modi with a hug

The opposition, including the Congress party led by Rahul Gandhi, will use the debate to pressure Modi on issues including women's safety, mob lynchings and the restive state of Jammu and Kashmir. No, I instead feel grateful to the Prime Minister, RSS and BJP for teaching the meaning of being a Hindustani, of being a Congressman. Prime Minister Na...

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  • Putin summit: US leader cautious ahead of Helsinki talks
Putin summit: US leader cautious ahead of Helsinki talks

Trump's characterization of the meeting. "Unfortunately, no matter how well I do at the Summit, if I was given the great city of Moscow as retribution for all of the sins and evils committed by Russian Federation". Perhaps for this reason, the Finnish capital was the venue for talks in 2008 between the then chairman of the United States joint chie...

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  • Trump's shocking display next to Putin
Trump's shocking display next to Putin

Richard Burr of North Carolina said his committee has no reason to doubt the intelligence community's "conclusion that President Putin ordered an influence campaign aimed at the 2016 elections". Trump says Putin suggested the US provide its intelligence to the Russian military so Russia can determine the truth of what happened. The discussions ...

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  • Trump, Putin Discuss Charges Of Russian Interference In 2016 U.S. Election
Trump, Putin Discuss Charges Of Russian Interference In 2016 U.S. Election

President Donald Trump accepted denials by Russian President Vladimir Putin that Moscow interfered with the 2016 USA election Monday, bringing swift condemnation from members of Congress from both parties. Trump's willingness to accept Putin's denials puts him at odds, not only with his USA intelligence agencies and lawmakers from both parties, but...

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  • 'Helsinki has frozen over': Late night blasts Trump-Putin summit
'Helsinki has frozen over': Late night blasts Trump-Putin summit

Trump's conflating accusations that his campaign colluded with Russian Federation with the intelligence community's assessment that Moscow interfered in the election, said Scaramucci, who served less than two weeks as the White House's communications director before being forced to resign.

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  • Trump approved decision to announce Russian indictments before Putin meeting
Trump approved decision to announce Russian indictments before Putin meeting

But McFaul, who served as ambassador from 2012 to 2014 and has written a memoir describing Putin's mission to discredit him, said he was alarmed that the White House would even entertain the idea. However, at the State Department on Wednesday, spokeswoman Heather Nauert offered a more forceful denunciation of the Russian allegations than her Whit...

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  • 'I misspoke' on Russian Federation election meddling
'I misspoke' on Russian Federation election meddling

Trump stunned the world by shying away from criticising the Russian leader for Moscow's actions to undermine the election and cast doubt on U.S. intelligence agencies, prompting calls by some United States lawmakers for tougher sanctions and other actions to punish Russia .

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  • Hawaii lava bomb injures 13 on tour boat near Big Island
Hawaii lava bomb injures 13 on tour boat near Big Island

Hawaii officials say the explosion yesterday was caused by lava oozing into the ocean, which sent molten rock crashing through the roof of a tour boat just off Big Island . Asked if the company had seen cancellations, she said "not really". It happened as the vessel was taking tourists to where the Kilauea volcano was spewing lava into the oc...

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  • Shock moment Donald Trump WINKS at Vladimir Putin before controversial press conference
Shock moment Donald Trump WINKS at Vladimir Putin before controversial press conference

After a joint press conference in Helsinki, Russian president Vladimir Putin surprised Trump with a gift. Special counsel Robert Mueller shed light on that question last week with an indictment against 12 Russian military intelligence officers, alleging a sweeping conspiracy to interfere in the election.

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  • Thai boys send thank you messages from hospital
Thai boys send thank you messages from hospital

They had been missing for a week before they were located. "The boys all promised to be a good person and lead a good life to honour him". He went in to assess the boys' health and stayed with them for three days. The pair are said to share a passion for outdoor pursuits. In response, Harris said in a joint statement with Challen that the p...

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  • Donald Trump Says America's 'Biggest Foe' Is the European Union
Donald Trump Says America's 'Biggest Foe' Is the European Union

The United States does not have an extradition treaty with Russian Federation. "The collective blood pressure between the United States and Russian Federation is off-the-charts high so it's a good thing these presidents are getting together", he said during an appearance on NBC's " Meet the Press ".

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  • Cops caught using coin-flip app to decide whether to arrest woman
Cops caught using coin-flip app to decide whether to arrest woman

Minutes later, the officers are back in the patrol auto and are heard on body-camera saying, "A head, R tail", likely standing for "arrest" and "release". When Sarah faced court this week, the prosecutor revealed she had seen the video and told her she would not prosecute the case. As she is led towards the auto, Webb begins to cry, and body ca...

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  • Russian spies indicted with hacking Malaysian server during Trump campaign
Russian spies indicted with hacking Malaysian server during Trump campaign

Although the broad outlines of the Russian hacking and influence campaign ahead of the 2016 United States election have been widely reported, the indictment of 12 Russian military intelligence officers by special counsel Robert Mueller describes for the first time the identities, techniques and tactics of the operation to disrupt American dem...

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  • Kremlin denied United States election meddling just before indictments
Kremlin denied United States election meddling just before indictments

President Donald Trump's top national security adviser said recent indictments in the special counsel's investigation of Russian interference into the 2016 USA presidential elections "strengthens" Trump's position in his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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  • Jaguar escapes habitat at zoo in New Orleans, kills 6 animals
Jaguar escapes habitat at zoo in New Orleans, kills 6 animals

Unfortunately, four alpaca, an emu and a fox were attacked and killed by the jaguar. News outlets report the zoo was closed Saturday and would reopen Sunday. "This is by far the biggest tragedy we've had". Today is a hard day for the Audubon family. "We have grief counsellors coming in to talk to staff to help them get through this", he said.

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  • Boys rescued from cave in Thailand likely to be released Thursday
Boys rescued from cave in Thailand likely to be released Thursday

But a rainy season downpour flooded the tunnels, trapping them. I want to thank you everybody who give us support and everybody from all over the world who come to helps us. He was also posthumously promoted and awarded a royal medal for his bravery and contribution to the rescue, according to a statement published on Saturday in the Thai Royal Ga...

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  • Time to start making North Korea pay for its broken promises
Time to start making North Korea pay for its broken promises

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday revealed a letter from the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), in which Kim Jong Un expressed optimism for future DPRK-U.S. Eight female and eight male athletes from North Korea - including Kim Song I, a bronze medalist at women's singles at the 2016 Rio Summer Games - will form ...

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  • After UK-US spats, Trump flies in to turmoil in Britain
After UK-US spats, Trump flies in to turmoil in Britain

May will host a black-tie dinner for Trump there that will be attended by senior ministers and about 100 business leaders, including from Blackstone group, Blackrock, Diageo, McLaren and Arup. United States ambassador to the UK, Woody Johnson, has said a deal will be "a major priority" for Trump, calling Brexit "a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity t...

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  • Nielsen downplays 2018 Russian Federation election threat
Nielsen downplays 2018 Russian Federation election threat

Trump on Saturday responded by blaming the administration of former president Barack Obama for failing to act. "In light of this stunning indictment by the Justice Department that these Russian conspirators attacked our democracy and were communicating with Americans to interfere in our election, President Trump should immediately cancel his...

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  • Israeli Leader Tells Putin That He Should Urge Iran To Leave Syria
Israeli Leader Tells Putin That He Should Urge Iran To Leave Syria

Earlier, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russian President Vladimir Putin that Israel will not tolerate an Iranian military presence in Syria. For Israel, the medical aid programme can help win hearts and minds in border areas where the number of refugees has increased in recent weeks as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's for...

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  • Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members have agreed to spending increases
Trump says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members have agreed to spending increases

Mr Trump said he would be discussing the civil war in Syria, the conflict in Ukraine, as well as allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 United States election. "The U.S. position strikes us as not constructive and in contradiction to the rules of worldwide trade and economic relations", he said. "Because I said it was unfair".

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