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Iran's leaders seek ways to defend economy from US sanctions

Iran's leaders seek ways to defend economy from US sanctions

The disturbances are a major challenge, but analysts expect the leadership will survive despite factional infighting and growing economic problems. 30 de junio de 2018, 11:40Tehran, June 30 (Prensa ...

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I 'probably won't' ask Supreme Court nominees about Roe v. Wade

I 'probably won't' ask Supreme Court nominees about Roe v. Wade

Like the others, I too believe that the new nominee will be female - and I even have a potential candidate in mind: Judge Margaret Ryan. Collins has publicly stated that she won't vote in favor of...

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Trump fails to rule out accepting Russian claim on Crimea

Trump fails to rule out accepting Russian claim on Crimea

Bolton said Trump often uses " we'll see " to show "that he's willing to talk to foreign leaders about a range of issues and hear their perspective". relations", Suslov said. Donald Trump and V...

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‘North Korea nuclear programme could be gone within a year’

‘North Korea nuclear programme could be gone within a year’

Japan's Self Defense Forces on Friday dropped their program to always deploy Aegis warships in the Sea of Japan (East Sea) that detect and intercept incoming missiles, the Asahi Shimbun reported . Wh...

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Detroit activists rally against 'zero tolerance' immigration policies

Demanding the administration stop detaining families, end its "zero tolerance" immigration policy and reunite separated families, protesters carried signs reading " families belong together " and ch...

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Gunman in custody after shooting spree at Capital Gazette newspaper

Gunman in custody after shooting spree at Capital Gazette newspaper

He said he had barricaded a back door and "used a tactical approach in hunting down and shooting the innocent victims ". The shooting was a targeted attack on the newspaper , said William Kra...

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North Korea understands US on 'complete denuclearisation' - Pompeo

North Korea understands US on 'complete denuclearisation' - Pompeo

Senator Patrick Leahy barraged U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo with questions on a number of topics at a hearing on Capitol Hill Wednesday. "I don't think there's any doubt about that". Seoul sh...

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Thousands expected at ‘Families Belong Together’ march and rally in DC

Thousands expected at ‘Families Belong Together’ march and rally in DC

They wore shirts with slogans calling for the abolition of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the agency responsible for deportations, as well as stopping cybercrime, counterfeit merchandise, crimin...

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President Trump attacks Democrats over increasing calls to abolish ICE

President Trump attacks Democrats over increasing calls to abolish ICE

The agents recommend that Homeland Security dismiss the departments of ICE charged with deporting most undocumented immigrants and instead focus on their Homeland Security Investigations team, which...

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Trump backs off imposing China investment limits

Trump backs off imposing China investment limits

CFIUS has already been more aggressive under Trump , especially on China. He has often criticized China harshly, accusing it of "economic aggression", yet insisted that he considers Chinese Presi...

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Supreme court backs Trump on travel ban targeting Muslim-majority nations

Supreme court backs Trump on travel ban targeting Muslim-majority nations

In the majority opinion , Chief Justice John Roberts argued that Trump's stated animus toward Muslims does not affect his power to determine immigration policy. Mazie Hirono of Hawaii, who was born...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez upsets Joe Crowley in NY congressional primary

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez upsets Joe Crowley in NY congressional primary

Struggling for words, the politician who won nearly 60 per cent of the vote, said: "I can not believe these numbers right now, but I do know that every person here worked there butt off to change th...

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Lawyers bemoan access to Texas immigrant lockup

Lawyers bemoan access to Texas immigrant lockup

Annunciation House Director Ruben Garcia says the parents were brought by bus after federal authorities withdrew criminal charges. Speaking to reporters during a meeting on immigration with Republic...

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White House press secretary says asked to leave…

White House press secretary says asked to leave…

Yesterday, the owner of the Red Hen confirmed the incident and said she stood by her decision to refuse service to Ms Sanders, the Washington Post reported . With the staff and the owner on the...

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USA says still working to reunite 2,053 children with families

USA says still working to reunite 2,053 children with families

Donald Trump does care about Melania's defiant stunt, apparently. She also said the first lady's visit with the children in Texas "impacted @flotus greatly". 'Melania has learned how dishonest th...

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New Zealand leader recovers with mac-n-cheese after birth

New Zealand leader recovers with mac-n-cheese after birth

Ms Ardern has become the first elected world leader to take maternity leave and for the next six weeks will only be consulting on major issues while her deputy, Winston Peters, handles day-to-day matt...

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Brexit must not undermine peace process, says Hillary Clinton on Dublin visit

Brexit must not undermine peace process, says Hillary Clinton on Dublin visit

Jean-Claude Juncker's visit comes ahead of next week's key European Council meeting. I am strongly against any temptation to try to isolate Ireland and not to conclude a deal on Ireland. "If Mr Junc...

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Support rally for Ethiopia's new PM Abiy Ahmed disrupted by grenade attack

Support rally for Ethiopia's new PM Abiy Ahmed disrupted by grenade attack

Ahmed, who was whisked away by guards after the incident, described it as an "unsuccessful attempt by forces who do not want to see Ethiopia united" , BBC reported. In the past three months, Abiy h...

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Melania Trump Visits Migrant Detention Center In Texas

Melania Trump Visits Migrant Detention Center In Texas

Images and recordings of wailing children detained in cage-like enclosures has ignited global outrage, forcing the legislative action on an immigration system in disarray. Border patrol agents detain ...

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Why Trump's executive order

Why Trump's executive order "hasn't solved" issue of family separation

Rejection of both would represent an embarrassment for President Donald Trump , who had embraced them. Photos of these holding areas , many provided by the government, have been published and went...

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Merkel Facing Pushback From Coalition Partners Over Migrants

Merkel Facing Pushback From Coalition Partners Over Migrants

The interior minister now wants to turn away at the border new arrivals who have previously been registered in another European Union country - often their first port of call, Italy or Greece. But "...

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Koko, the California gorilla who mastered sign language, has died aged 46

Koko, the California gorilla who mastered sign language, has died aged 46

Koko the gorilla, who learnt sign language , has died. The cover shot was a selfie she took in a mirror. Her keepers said she understood some spoken English, too. "I realised how important the wor...

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Time Magazine Lays Child Migrant Crisis At President Trump’s Feet

Time Magazine Lays Child Migrant Crisis At President Trump’s Feet

Moore, who has been photographing the American migrant crisis for more than a decade, was tagging along with U.S. border patrol agents who were waiting for a group of Honduran migrants to cross the bo...

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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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