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US Leaves UN Human Rights Council

US Leaves UN Human Rights Council

The U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., Nikki Haley, announced the pullout Tuesday, criticizing the council for "its chronic bias against Israel" and pointing out that it includes accused human rights abuser...

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Hogan Pulling Maryland National Guard From U.S. Border

Hogan Pulling Maryland National Guard From U.S. Border

It's called the Keep Families Together Act and all it takes to end this madness is for Republicans like Rob Portman to get on board. House Republican leaders are scrambling to revise their b...

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US Targets China's Manufacturing In First Shots Of Possible Trade War

US Targets China's Manufacturing In First Shots Of Possible Trade War

The decision has been made in line with relevant stipulations of the Foreign Trade Law of China and the Regulations of the People's Republic of China on Import and Export Duties, as well as the fundam...

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Taliban and Afghan govt forces ceasefire to celebrate religious holiday

Taliban and Afghan govt forces ceasefire to celebrate religious holiday

A US official said the USA believes that it is likely the strike killed Fazlullah, but efforts are ongoing to confirm his death. The Taliban refused to extend their ceasefire beyond Sunday night, ...

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

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

It's estimated that as many as 30,000 children could be separated by the end of the summer. "We want to allow asylum for people who qualify for it but people who want economic migration for their pers...

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England fans lost their minds over Harry Kane's late game-winning goal

England fans lost their minds over Harry Kane's late game-winning goal

Elsewhere, a video of England fans in Maidstone celebrating Harry Kane's last gasp victor against Tunisia in the World Cup has received thousands of views online. Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul s...

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Moscow police say eight hurt after Taxi drives into crowd

Moscow police say eight hurt after Taxi drives into crowd

Moscow traffic authority cited the taxi driver as saying that he did not act on objective. Witnesses said the driver allegedly tried to flee from the scene but was apprehended by police. One witnes...

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U.S., South Korea Cancel Major War Game Planned for August

U.S., South Korea Cancel Major War Game Planned for August

The agreement provided few details on how the USA and North Korea will achieve these goals. Pyongyang's economic dependence made it feel it was under the thumb of Beijing , with China accounting ...

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Apple Fined $9 Million Over 'Error 53' Backlash

Apple Fined $9 Million Over 'Error 53' Backlash

When Apple was told about the ACCC's investigation it started an outreach program to compensate consumers affected by error 53, which was extended to about 5000 customers. The consumer watchdog said...

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Mrs. Bush Rails Against 'Cruel' Border Separation Policy - Cortney O'Brien

Mrs. Bush Rails Against 'Cruel' Border Separation Policy - Cortney O'Brien

Sunday, Bush spoke out against the Trump Administration's policy of separating immigrant families, which immediately received an outpouring of bipartisan dissent. "I live in a border state", she w...

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Trump tweets that firing James Comey was a ‘great service’

Trump tweets that firing James Comey was a ‘great service’

But it found no evidence that Comey showed political bias in his oversight of the investigation. Though there's no evidence the device was put on the back-burner to protect Clinton, the watchdog said...

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Trump sets tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese goods; Beijing strikes back

Trump sets tariffs on $50 billion in Chinese goods; Beijing strikes back

The Chinese government said that it was merely responding in "equal scale" to Trump's tariff hike on Chinese goods in a conflict over Beijing's trade surplus and technology policy that companies...

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Pro-EU lawmaker in Britain's Conservative party: 'We could collapse government'

Pro-EU lawmaker in Britain's Conservative party: 'We could collapse government'

If MPs reject the agreement reached by May with Brussels - or if no deal has been obtained by January 21 - Parliament will be offered the opportunity only to vote on a "neutral motion" stating that it...

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Giuliani: FBI Agents Who Wanted Hillary Should Go to Bellevue

Giuliani: FBI Agents Who Wanted Hillary Should Go to Bellevue

Citing findings in last week's Justice Department inspector general's report related to the conduct of two senior FBI agents, the former mayor called for a review of the origins of the Russian Fede...

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Suspect in WyCo deputies shooting has lengthy criminal history

Suspect in WyCo deputies shooting has lengthy criminal history

The suspect was also shot and was being treated at the same hospital. The inmate was also shot, and Zeigler said the last he heard, he was in stable condition. John Garcia walked out of the Wyandotte ...

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Australia coach Bert van Marwijk: Referee 'didn't know' about VAR call

Australia coach Bert van Marwijk: Referee 'didn't know' about VAR call

Striker Antoine Griezmann lashed home the historic spot kick in the 58 minute but Australia hit back with a penalty of their own when Samuel Umtiti inexplicably handled the ball in the box four ...

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James Comey made ‘error of judgement’ in Hillary Clinton probe

James Comey made ‘error of judgement’ in Hillary Clinton probe

Responding to the report Thursday, Comey tweeted that he respects the Inspector General's office and that their "conclusions are reasonable", even though he disagreed with some of them. Duri...

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President Trump: I won't sign the moderate immigration bill

President Trump: I won't sign the moderate immigration bill

President Trump took Capitol Hill by surprise on Friday when he announced he would not sign a House GOP bill on immigration legislation drafted specifically to meet his policy demands. House M...

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China suggests sanctions relief for N Korea after United States summit

China suggests sanctions relief for N Korea after United States summit

Trump was also criticized for giving too many concessions to North Korea, including failing to acknowledge the human rights crimes alleged against Kim, and pledging to end the "war games", or the ...

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Korea media says abductions of Japan's nationals

Korea media says abductions of Japan's nationals "resolved"

Trump, speaking Friday with reporters gathered on the North Lawn after his surprise appearance on Fox, offered new insight into his relationship with the recluse leader. So the only thing I did was I ...

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Trump Mocked After Lauding North Korea's Real Estate Potential

Trump Mocked After Lauding North Korea's Real Estate Potential

After North Korea last month invited foreign journalists to witness the closure of its Pungyye-ri nuclear test site, Guterres complained that global experts should have been there. North Korea has lon...

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Journalist Shujaat Bukhari shot dead in Srinagar

Journalist Shujaat Bukhari shot dead in Srinagar

Bukhari, who was given police protection following an attack on him 18 years ago, was hit by multiple bullets fired at a close range, Ismail said. Other journalists, politicians, friends and well-wish...

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Rescue boat carrying over 900 migrants docks in Italy

Rescue boat carrying over 900 migrants docks in Italy

The NGO said on Twitter the move was to "protect itself from the otherwise unbearable bad weather for the people on board, who are exhausted, suffering from shock and seasickness". On Wednesday, she s...

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Taliban leader who shot Malala Yousafzai WIPED OUT by drone strike

Forces in Afghanistan , said in a statement that U.S. forces had carried out an airstrike Thursday in Kunar "which targeted a senior leader of a designated terrorist organization". The US attack was ...

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2 tornadoes confirmed with speeds of 111-135 mph

2 tornadoes confirmed with speeds of 111-135 mph

Storm damage in Wilkes-Barre . National Weather Service in Binghamton, New York, sent teams Thursday to two counties in northeast Pennsylvania to determine if tornadoes were part of a severe weathe...

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White House aide apologises over 'special place in hell' comment

White House aide apologises over 'special place in hell' comment

The two-day summit in Canada has been marred by fears of a trade war and tit-for-tat exchanges of hostile tweets, with United States trading partners furious over Mr Trump's decision to impose tari...

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North Korea promises to repatriate U.S. troop remains

North Korea promises to repatriate U.S. troop remains

Rocky Kim moved to Canada in 2007, where he set up his organization to help other defectors and advocates for human rights in North Korea. As a result, 49-year-old Teng said sales have fallen by abo...

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Brexit CHAOS: Brexiteers vs Remainers - Tory rebels claim 'personal assurances' from May

The Prime Minister avoided losing any of the 15 votes on amendments sent down from the Lords. His shock departure came as David Davis warned potential Tory rebels that they can not undo the European...

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Voters Who Skip Elections Can Be Purged From Rolls

Voters Who Skip Elections Can Be Purged From Rolls

The justices rejected arguments that practices by Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted violate a federal law meant to increase the ranks of registered voters. As the majority (per Justice Alito) noted...

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Fox News host apologizes for calling Trump and Kim 'two dictators'

Fox News host apologizes for calling Trump and Kim 'two dictators'

That was, perhaps, until she accidentally called him a dictator. Before signing what Trump described as a "comprehensive letter", Kim said the two leaders had a historic meeting "and made a deci...

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Prince George's Cousin Silences Him At Royal Event In Hilarious Pictures

Prince George's Cousin Silences Him At Royal Event In Hilarious Pictures

Prince George (4) and Princess Charlotte (3), both attended the event without their newborn brother Prince Louis who is just 6 weeks-old. Cape Town - Duchess Catherine's mom reflexes were on fu...

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Migrants Stranded at Sea Amid Standoff Between Italy and Malta

Migrants Stranded at Sea Amid Standoff Between Italy and Malta

The Aquarius , a former North Atlantic fisheries protection ship now used by humanitarian groups SOS Mediterranee and Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors without Borders), is seen in December 2017 dur...

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Melania Steps Out: First Lady Attends Ford's Theatre Gala

Melania Steps Out: First Lady Attends Ford's Theatre Gala

The lawmakers called for the financial market regulators to determine if anyone was able to obtain the sensitive data and trade on it in advance, or if there was any unusual market activity preceding ...

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Photo shared by Angela Merkel hints at tension at G7

Photo shared by Angela Merkel hints at tension at G7

Merkel spoke following a meeting with the leaders of Italy, Britain and France which came in the aftermath of US President Donald Trump's call to readmit Russian Federation. This puts him in a diff...

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Missing Air Force officer found 35 years after going missing missing

William Howard Hughes Jr. phoned home to tell his mother and father that he was going to the Netherlands . The Air Force Office of Special Investigations said in a news release this week that...

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