• Mexico hits U.S. pork, cheese, grapes in reply to Trump tariffs
Mexico hits U.S. pork, cheese, grapes in reply to Trump tariffs

British Prime Minister Theresa May told President Donald Trump on Monday that USA tariffs imposed on European Union steel and aluminium imports were "unjustified and deeply disappointing" during a phone call. The tariff increases are created to hit areas that are politically favorable to Trump, such as pork production, Mexican experts said. The g...

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  • Melania Trump Spotted for First Time in 25 Days
Melania Trump Spotted for First Time in 25 Days

As you might expect, she is dressed in black and sitting in the front row next to her husband. But, wait. We can't let politics escape even a good story about the First Lady . "I'm amazed Mrs Trump has been able to do it", she told AFP . After sharing the video, Greene who is part of a Gold Star family , relayed some of the President's com...

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  • Rwandans march against plastic pollution
Rwandans march against plastic pollution

With that in mind, we welcome the Government's Plastics Minimisation Project which, Mr Vaz explained, is aimed at enhancing the country's capacity to implement integrated waste management activities that strengthen the policy and legislative framework to reduce and manage plastic marine litter from land-based activities in an environmentally soun...

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  • As police close in, suspect in 4 Arizona slayings kills self
As police close in, suspect in 4 Arizona slayings kills self

Police said they did not fire any shots. Jones was identified with DNA evidence gleaned from relatives in northern Arizona that, in conjunction with ballistics evidence, linked him to four murders since Thursday. Although police said it is unknown whether the shooting is connected to Pitt's work, they have connected it the killing of two women in...

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  • US & China share heated exchange at Shangri-La Dialogue
US & China share heated exchange at Shangri-La Dialogue

Department of Defense said on its website. Mattis vowed the USA would continue confronting China over its territorial claims in the South China Sea. In response to a question from People's Liberation Army Senior Col. Mattis also criticized China's "Belt and Road" initiative without explicitly naming the program, saying that Beijing has to rethi...

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  • 'I have the absolute right to pardon myself'
'I have the absolute right to pardon myself'

Referring to the Mueller investigation as a Witch Hunt, again, Trump said that it is being lead by angry, conflicted Democrats. Doing so, however, would likely immediately get him impeached, Giuliani told ABC News' "This Week". "No one is above the law, and that includes the president of the United States". The lawyers claimed in the Ja...

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  • Who Is Paying For Rocket Man's Hotel Room? - Timothy Meads
Who Is Paying For Rocket Man's Hotel Room? - Timothy Meads

Abe, speaking at a gathering organized by his Liberal Democratic Party's local chapter, also stressed that Japan will not change its stance of keeping pressure on North Korea in collaboration with the worldwide community. "Therefore, please let this letter serve to represent that the Singapore summit, for the good of both parties, but to the detrim...

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  • Trump says 'wouldn't mind' scrapping Nafta for bilateral deals
Trump says 'wouldn't mind' scrapping Nafta for bilateral deals

In fact, U.S. Commerce Department numbers show, the United States recorded a trade surplus with Canada for each of the past three years. The Harmonized System contains a unique code for a product to distinguish it from other materials and is used to standardize the identification of goods moving through the worldwide trade system.

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  • China general slams 'irresponsible comments' on S. China Sea
China general slams 'irresponsible comments' on S. China Sea

He added there would be "consequences" if China does "not find the way to work more collaboratively with all of the nations who have interest". Mr Mattis said maintaining freedom of navigation in the region was... Two U.S. warships sailed close to the Paracel Islands on May 27 in the latest freedom of navigation operation created to challenge...

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  • Pushing the envelope: Why was Kim's letter for Trump so big?
Pushing the envelope: Why was Kim's letter for Trump so big?

Kim Yong Chol , the North Korean leader's top aide, is the highest-ranking North Korean official to visit the United States in 18 years, and his trip to the White House will be a highly symbolic sign of easing tensions after fears of war escalated amid North Korean nuclear and missile tests last year.

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  • Wildwood Police Release Body Cam Footage Of Controversial Beach Arrest
Wildwood Police Release Body Cam Footage Of Controversial Beach Arrest

The bodycam video reveals tensions escalating between officers and Emily Weinman , 20, after she took a breathalyser test that she appeared to pass. "I see him taking two shots at her and right away you go, 'Oh my god, '" said Troiano. But Wildwood police, reeling under accusations of brutality and excessive force in an incident police Chief R...

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  • Michael Rotondo, 30-Year-Old Evicted From Parents' Home, Finally Moves Out
Michael Rotondo, 30-Year-Old Evicted From Parents' Home, Finally Moves Out

Rotondo moved out a couple hours before the court-set deadline. When that didn't work, they took him to court and sued to have him evicted. That honk lent a valedictory note to what had become a winding saga that NPR's Bill Chappell recounted last week .

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  • Diplomacy heats up before Trump-Kim summit
Diplomacy heats up before Trump-Kim summit

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , South Korea's Yonhap reported. This image, using file photos from the AP and EPA, shows (from L to R) Kim Yong-chol, vice chairman of North Korea's ruling Workers' Party's Central Committee, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, U.S.

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  • AG Jeff Sessions 'worthless,' former Congressman Jason Chaffetz says
AG Jeff Sessions 'worthless,' former Congressman Jason Chaffetz says

Jason Chaffetz , the former Republican Congressman from Utah turned Fox News contributor, is adding to the chorus of those criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions . In fact, he said, the FBI's actions appeared to support what Trump himself has at times demanded: that investigators pursue any attempts by Russian Federation to infiltrate hi...

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  • Top North Korean Official Visits President Trump At White House
Top North Korean Official Visits President Trump At White House

Pompeo said it may take "days and weeks" for Pyongyang to agree to the USA demand of complete, verifiable, irreversible denuclearisation, commonly referred to now as "CVID". Kim himself, will be safe without nuclear weapons; that it can control the terms of economic engagement so it strengthens rather than weakens the regime; and that Mr.

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  • White House Announces Tariffs, Trade Restrictions To Be Placed On China
White House Announces Tariffs, Trade Restrictions To Be Placed On China

By June 15, Washington will release a list of some $ 50 billion worth of Chinese goods that will be subject to a 25-percent tariff, the White House said in a statement . Besides, the White House said it would continue with efforts to protect domestic technology and intellectual property, stop non-economic transfers of industrially significant...

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  • Tommy Robinson: Anti-Islam activist secretly jailed in Britain
Tommy Robinson: Anti-Islam activist secretly jailed in Britain

The judge who tried and sentenced Robinson said that his reportage could have caused the ongoing rape trial to collapse, with a new trial potentially causing United Kingdom taxpayers "hundreds and hundreds of thousands of pounds". The restriction was put in place temporarily to prevent reporting on the Robinson case prejudicing the outcome of t...

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  • US team in NKorea raises expectations of a Trump-Kim summit
US team in NKorea raises expectations of a Trump-Kim summit

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says Trump will meet with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (shin-zoh AH'-bay) at the White House on June 7. South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Trump's decision left him "perplexed" and was "very regrettable". Moon acknowledged Pyongyang and Washington may have differing expectations of ...

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  • Who is Dinesh D’Souza?
Who is Dinesh D’Souza?

According to the White House press pool traveling on Air Force One, President Trump said that "he is considering pardoning or commuting the sentence of former Illinois Gov. The Justice Department that would imprison Mr. D'Souza for two years for giving unfair advantage to a friend's political campaign declined to prosecute members of the New Blac...

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  • Trump wants information on ‘spies’ before Mueller interview
Trump wants information on ‘spies’ before Mueller interview

Giuliani also raised the specter of a protracted legal fight over the question of a Trump interview if Mueller made a decision to seek a subpoena. But Giuliani said that ultimately the decision of whether Trump meets with Mueller's team depends on "how comfortable we are in them being open-minded" and believing that prosecutors had not decided ...

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  • Israel responds to Gaza fire with dozens of airstrikes
Israel responds to Gaza fire with dozens of airstrikes

It was the largest barrage fired from Gaza into Israel since a 2014 war and led to Israel's biggest response since then. "The army is prepared to carry out its missions as necessary, using the variety of tools at its disposal", the military said .

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  • India & Iran drop dollar in oil trade to bypass USA sanctions
India & Iran drop dollar in oil trade to bypass USA sanctions

According to the state-run news agency, the Islamic Republic is holding high-stakes meetings with key USA allies to help avoid the recently re-imposed American sanctions; saying Iran is "improving relations with other countries" to bypass the new economic restrictions.

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  • Trump Hits Democrats on Border Cage Photos
Trump Hits Democrats on Border Cage Photos

McCain said those blunders were bad because they gave political capital to their opponents, but co-host Joy Behar said the post was insensitive to immigrant families separated by controversial USA policies. It is not the first time that U.S. procedures for dealing with child migrants have come under criticism. But again: Many more immigran...

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  • Trump campaigns in Tennessee to help Republicans keep control of Senate
Trump campaigns in Tennessee to help Republicans keep control of Senate

Mexico has said it would not pay for a border wall. Bob Corker's retirement. But she faces stiff competition in Democrat Phil Bredesen . Rep. Marsha Blackburn , R-Tenn., leaves the House Republican Conference meeting at the Capitol Hill Club on Tuesday, Nov.

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  • Israeli PM says Iran should have no military presence in Syria
Israeli PM says Iran should have no military presence in Syria

Israeli Prime, Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, said Monday he will press German and French leaders next week to support his position that Iran should have no military presence in neighbouring Syria . For the negotiations, Iran's ambassador to Jordan, Mostafa Moslehzadeh, stayed in a hotel room with Iranian security personnel next door to a room of s...

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