by | July 06, 2018 | 23:44

Israel beefed up its tank and artillery deployment on the Golan Heights frontier with Syria on Sunday, cautioning Damascus' forces to keep a distance as they sweep rebel-held areas over the border. The UN has warned of a humanitarian catastrophe in the south-west caused by the fighting that erupted after a Russian-backed army offensive to recapture rebel-held southern Syria.

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:52

The Kremlin denies any involvement. Russian chemical weapons expert Anton Utkin told Rossiya 1's "60 Minutes" programme that both the poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal and the incident in Amesbury "could somehow be linked with some sort of narcotics".

by | July 06, 2018 | 22:33

He's put billions upon billions of dollars worth of tariffs on goods coming from the European Union into the United States. Trump's photo-op with the Dutch Prime Minister took a rather odd turn after he gets told off right to his face over tariffs statement.

by | July 06, 2018 | 20:56

Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng had previously expressed his intention to visit China soon to renegotiate the terms of several mega China deals in Malaysia, including the ECRL. Najib was charged on Wednesday with three counts of criminal breach of trust and one count of power abuse in relation to RM42 million allegedly misappropriated from a former 1Malaysia Development Berhad ( 1MDB ) unit, SRC International Sdn Bhd.

by | July 06, 2018 | 20:47

REUTERS/Carlos JassoNicolas Maduro at a rally in Caracas in May 2018. The following day, Trump publicly raised the idea during a speech, saying: "We have many options for Venezuela , including a possible military option , if necessary".

by | July 06, 2018 | 19:54

A faster west-northwestward motion is expected through the weekend. On the forecast track, the centre of Beryl will approach the Lesser Antilles over the weekend and cross the island chain late Sunday or early Monday. "Confidence in the official intensity forecast is also much lower than normal", the National Hurricane Center said when issue a warning on July 6. Beryl is a very compact hurricane.

by | July 06, 2018 | 19:32

Before she returned, a man jumped into her vehicle and tried to drive away. She told Fox 4 she grabbed her gun from her glove box and opened fire, shooting the carjacker in the face, hitting him under his right eye. He has been charged with two counts of unlawful restraint and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. I was just reacting fast, anxious about my kids.

by | July 06, 2018 | 19:27

In late June, Iran's Press TV cited Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi as saying that the UK, Germany, France and the European Union had vowed to put forward a package of practical economic measures to offset the USA withdrawal, including those related to oil sales and transit.

by | July 06, 2018 | 17:28

Mink said that when she first approached Pruitt, he "was all smiles", but as their conversation progressed, that smile quickly faded and the former EPA administrator got increasingly defensive and uncomfortable. " However the unrelenting attacks on me personally, my family, are unprecedented and have taken a sizable toll on all of us ". Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin departed in March after the agency's inspector-general said he improperly accepted a gift of Wimbledon tickets and ...

by | July 06, 2018 | 16:40

Accountability Court judge Mohammed Bashir also rejected an application from the Sharifs to postpone the announcement of the verdict as Mr. Sharif is now with his wife Kulsoom Nawaz in London who is on ventilator for the past three weeks. Khan, a former cricket captain of Pakistan, has portrayed the legal cases as a long-overdue corruption crackdown on the PML-N, which he has labelled a graft-ridden "mafia".

by | July 06, 2018 | 15:46

The three Android apps, which have since been removed from the Google Play Store, were created to infect soldiers' phones with data-stealing malware and turn on cameras and microphones for live spying, Reuters quoted two Israeli military security officers as saying.

by | July 06, 2018 | 14:59

In a lengthy, freewheeling speech Thursday in Great Falls, Montana, on Thursday, President Trump spent the vast majority of the hour-plus speech hitting on familiar themes: trade, taxes, immigration, protests by National Football League players, the economy, the press, better relations with Russian Federation and North Korea, his proposed "space force", and the Supreme Court vacancy.

by | July 06, 2018 | 14:26

Five days before the first US government-imposed deadline to reunite migrant parents and children who were separated after crossing the Southwest border, immigration officials are mounting a round-the-clock effort involving hundreds of federal workers to bring the families together, a senior Trump administration official said Thursday.

by | July 06, 2018 | 14:29

He also told the "Today" program: "Perhaps some of the actual items used by the attacker, which were then discarded - perhaps in the park, perhaps somewhere else - were left untouched for a period of time and then picked up by this couple who handled it or used it in some way, which might have led to them falling seriously ill".

by | July 06, 2018 | 14:09

Earlier, the Nauruan government had alleged the ABC had engaged in "blatant interference in Nauru's domestic politics during the 2016 election, harassment of and lack of respect towards our president in Australia , false and defamatory allegations against members of our government, and continued biased and false reporting about our country".

by | July 06, 2018 | 12:49

Asahara, born as Chizuo Matsumoto, founded the group that became Aum Shinrikyo , or Supreme Truth, in 1984. The group preyed on intelligent, young students from elite universities who were seeking a bigger meaning, and the group profited from business in electronics and hospitality, as well as forcing members to sign their estates over to the group.

by | July 06, 2018 | 12:21

Messrs. Trump and Putin are set to meet July 16 in Helsinki , Finland, for their first formal bilateral meeting. The palace, covering an area of about 3,000 square meters, hosted a summit meeting of Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev and US President George H.W.

by | July 06, 2018 | 12:02

The cousin of a man who fell into the pool of a waterfall near Squamish says Charles Ryker Gamble died trying to help his friend. Federal police in Canada say search and rescue teams in British Columbia have recovered the bodies. The area is accessible from the Sea-to-Sky Gondola and by hiking trails in the provincial park, but Sascha said the area can be risky. Squamish Search and Rescue spokesman John Willcox said a young woman was swept into one of the pools about noon Tuesday.

by | July 06, 2018 | 11:30

Similarly, China is placing 25% tariffs on a host of goods including crude oil and soybeans. As Beijing geared up to respond to the new tariffs, it warned that the USA would be " shooting itself in the foot and hurting the world " if it were to go through with the measure.

by | July 06, 2018 | 08:50

A Black state representative running for re-election for her seat decided she would hit the campaign trail and canvass door-to-door to meet her constituents. State Reps. Teresa Alonso Leon and Janelle Bynum , right, high-five at the Oregon State Capitol on January 9, 2017. At the time, aside from her apparently suspicious cellphone, she only had a pen and campaign flyers with her.

by | July 06, 2018 | 08:31

Tuesday evening, he decided he was going to stick it to the MSM (mainstream media) by touting his grammatical skills and pointing out that he knows how to properly use capitalization, but chooses to overuse it for emphasis. As fans of the Harry Potter writer know, she frequently likes to take shots at the president for a plethora of different reasons, from policy decisions all the way to incorrect spelling, grammar, and punctuation.

by | July 06, 2018 | 07:51

He said that a total of 98 people have been rescued from the ship, stressing that the number of passengers are 138; it excluded the number of crew. After last month's sinking in Sumatra, one of the deadliest in almost a decade, a two-week search and rescue effort found the vessel at a depth of 450 m (1,500 ft) with victims trapped inside, but technical and logistical challenges forced the recovery to be called off.

by | July 06, 2018 | 07:40

A capacity crowd cheered the teams and waved signs that said "Welcome" and "We are passionately rooting for you", the report said. "The president has made it hard to walk away from the talks even in the North is just stalling and prevaricating again", said another official familiar with the talks, pointing to Trump's tweets that North Korea no longer poses nuclear threats.

by | July 06, 2018 | 07:00

Rescued tourists from a boat that sank are helped onto a pier from a fishing boat Thursday, July 5, 2018, on the island of Phuket, southern Thailand . Phuket officials had earlier issued a warning of severe weather until Tuesday, including heavy rain and winds. Several other vessels hit trouble late yesterday.

by | July 06, 2018 | 06:22

Asked whether he had been in contact with Jordan before going public, DiSabato claimed that he had exchanged messages with the conservative lawmaker "didn't deny what was happening, and he said he wanted to be left out of it". He is one of Fox News' favorite congressmen because he's a staunch defender of the President and he's trying to take down the alleged Deep State and according to recent reports, he also covered up sexual assault at the Ohio State University for nearly a decade.

by | July 06, 2018 | 04:25

The 20-foot-tall inflatable blimp, playfully coined " Trump Baby ", was approved by London mayor Sadiq Khan's Greater London Authority on Thursday. Describing Mr Trump as a "dangerous excuse for a president", the group's spokesperson, Nona Hurkmans, said: "We are just a small group of friends who set out to show that fascists are not welcome in the UK".

by | July 06, 2018 | 04:15

The European Commission, the bloc's powerful executive arm, said Monday that the changes would undermine "the irremovability of judges" and judicial independence in Poland , breaching the country's obligations under EU law. Critics say the government is seeking control over Poland's courts by forcing judges to retire. Brussels has made clear it opposes the law enforcing the retirement of Supreme Court judges, as they subvert the bloc's democratic standards.

by | July 06, 2018 | 04:07

A second boat also overturned off Phuket on Thursday afternoon, but officials said the 39 Chinese and European tourists forced to abandon that boat were rescued and have returned to land. "There were high winds this evening", he said, adding a further 10 pleasure boats were stranded at sea. "We have given warnings ... but the winds are strong." "Half of them were rescued, the operation is still ongoing", an official at the department, which is based in Bangkok told the Agence ...

by | July 06, 2018 | 03:31

A Republican appointee, he has held the key vote on such high-profile issues as abortion , affirmative action, gay rights, guns, campaign finance and voting rights. Both senators voted against the Republican health care reform bill a year ago. She is a graduate of Notre Dame Law School and previously clerked for the late Justice Antonin Scalia.

by | July 06, 2018 | 02:37

Garza was arrested after a raid Friday morning in the Corpus Christi area and may face additional charges. Another man and woman were arrested as part of the drugs bust, and are expected to be charged with separate offenses. According to KRIS, Garza's charges could be upgraded if authorities find evidence that she sold the child with the intention of trafficking or performing sexual activities.

by | July 06, 2018 | 01:38

The report , released on July 3 by the Senate Intelligence Committee, was endorsed by its Republican and Democratic leaders, serving as a subtle rebuke to President Donald Trump as he prepares for a momentous summit meeting next week with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.

by | July 06, 2018 | 01:01

The Declaration of Independence is surely on the A-list of American artifacts, and on the Fourth of July, Boston will roll out the red carpet for the famous document. In Boston, the document is placed in a special climate-controlled display case for viewers to see, alongside other historic artifacts like the Massachusetts Constitution of 1780, a letter from George Washington to the Massachusetts General Court, and a Treaty of Watertown signed with Native Americans in 1776.

by | July 06, 2018 | 00:43

The administration would like to criminally prosecute all migrants who commit the misdemeanor offense of crossing the USA border illegally - including those fleeing violence or persecution in their home countries, who have a right under US law to cross our border and then turn themselves into immigration authorities for the goal of registering an asylum claim.

by | July 05, 2018 | 22:40

A number of Democrats have decided that " abolish ICE " is the bumper sticker issue they want on their #bluewave buses for the midterms and it's welcomed by the GOP and independents because the call is based on ignorance and misplaced anger - whether intentional or not.

by | July 05, 2018 | 20:56

Belgium on Monday, July 2, charged a husband and wife over a plot to bomb a weekend rally by an exiled Iranian opposition group in France where close Donald Trump ally Rudy Giuliani was in attendance. Reviled by Tehran, the People s Mujahedeen was founded in 1965 and has been banned in Iran since 1981. The U.S. Supreme Court added to Iran's troubles of late after upholding Trump's travel ban that included Iran among the seven countries denied entry into the America due to their ...