Spain swears in world's most female-dominated cabinet

Mr Sanchez said his executive was "a reflection of the best in society" - a society he described as composed of women and men, old and young, rooted in the European Union. Rajoy became the first sitting prime minister in Spain to give evidence in a... More..

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Trump’s surprise G7 pitch: ‘We should at least consider no tariffs’
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Trump’s surprise G7 pitch: ‘We should at least consider no tariffs’

Merkel's proposal was strongly supported by other leaders at the meeting, the official said, adding that European Commission President Juncker said he was ready to invest personally in it. The confrontation ove...More..

Bison gores woman at Yellowstone in third wildlife attack of the week
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Bison gores woman at Yellowstone in third wildlife attack of the week

The bison then proceeded to immediately leave the area. Hancock was treated for a hip injury and taken by ambulance to a hospital in Montana. She is now in good condition and the incident remains under inve...More..

by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Afghan Taliban calls for ceasefire during Eid

The reciprocal truces appeared to be the most promising movement so far in more than a decade of disappointed peace efforts to end a conflict that has killed tens of thousands of Afghans and more than 450 Briti...More..

At least 18 dead after explosion in Baghdad: police source
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

At least 18 dead after explosion in Baghdad: police source

He said in a statement that a committee would be formed to investigate the blast, with findings presented to him within three days. The government said the blasts occurred at a weapons depot in Sadr City. "Ot...More..

Woman kidnapped as newborn from Jacksonville hospital in 1998 found alive
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Woman kidnapped as newborn from Jacksonville hospital in 1998 found alive

Authorities said that Mobley was abducted by a woman who was posing as a nurse. ABC News reported that Mobley's biological mother, Shanara Mobley , was spotted leaving the courtroom Friday with a smile on he...More..

Donald Trump considering pardon for boxing great Muhammad Ali
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Donald Trump considering pardon for boxing great Muhammad Ali

Trump had said earlier Friday morning that he was "very seriously" considering pardoning Ali amid a string of recent pardons and commutations from the President, including the late boxer Jack Johnson, ...More..

Boris Johnson Praises Trump's 'Method in His Madness'
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Boris Johnson Praises Trump's 'Method in His Madness'

Activists and United Kingdom media voices have expressed fears of a "Hotel California" Brexit , referring to the Eagles song that includes the line "You can check out any time you like, But you can never lea...More..

Putin visits China: Trump summit up for discussion
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Putin visits China: Trump summit up for discussion

Mr. Xi and Mr. Putin are "soulmates who want to make their countries great again", Alexander Gabuev, senior fellow at the Carnegie Moscow Center, told AFP . China is mired in tough negotiations with the Uni...More..

PM's Brexit approach has more delays than railways, says Corbyn
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

PM's Brexit approach has more delays than railways, says Corbyn

At PMQs, SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford added to pressure on both party leaders, asking: "While the leader of the Opposition is playing games, the question he should have asked today is, will the Prime ...More..

Mile of new land created by lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Mile of new land created by lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano

As the fiery eruption of Kilauea continues to force evacuations on the Big Island of Hawaii, authorities are warning about other phenomena that could harm those in the area. Scientists said that while the heigh...More..

U.S. Senators advising federal government to acknowledge state marijuana laws
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

U.S. Senators advising federal government to acknowledge state marijuana laws

But federal law still prohibits it. The Kentucky Republican has consistently opposed legalizing marijuana but has called hemp and marijuana "two entirely separate plants". When he revoked the Obama-era rules,...More..

by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Critics take aim at President Trump's call for Russian Federation to rejoin G7

He was making a passing reference to the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 USA elections and possible collusion with Trump's presidential campaign. Before arriving in Canada, British Prime Minister Th...More..

One US Soldier Killed, Four Injured in Attack in Somalia
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

One US Soldier Killed, Four Injured in Attack in Somalia

The U.S. military said one U.S. The casualty, coming less than a year after the death in Niger of four Army special operations soldiers, could raise further questions about the presence of USA troops on r...More..

Torrey Smith refers to President Trump’s statement as
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Torrey Smith refers to President Trump’s statement as "so many lies"

President Trump held a "patriotism" event at the White House on Tuesday in lieu of a Super Bowl celebration for the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles that he canceled . Melania Trump underwent a surgical proc...More..

Witness saw gator drag woman into Florida lake
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Witness saw gator drag woman into Florida lake

Det. "At this time, we haven't had any reports of anybody missing other than this witness, who saw her earlier and then never saw her again". The woman was nowhere around and a gator has been spotted in the pon...More..

Voting more convenient for voters on election day
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Voting more convenient for voters on election day

There's a big change coming for voters on election day, one that might take a little getting used to. The State of Maryland conducts partisan Primary Elections - you may only vote for candidates of the party ...More..

Ex-Senate intel aide charged after DOJ seizes reporter's records
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Ex-Senate intel aide charged after DOJ seizes reporter's records

The indictment details Wolfe's alleged contact with three reporters, whose identifies were not immediately revealed . The indictment against Wolfe is the latest effort by President Donald Trump's administr...More..

Chinese Hackers Stole Large Amounts of Secret U.S
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Chinese Hackers Stole Large Amounts of Secret U.S

Navy officials to develop new weapons such as supersonic anti-ship missiles. The hackers, according to the Post , also stole plans for a supersonic anti-ship missile for use on USA submarines with the breach...More..

Paul Manafort, Konstantin Kilimnik indicted on witness tampering charges
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Paul Manafort, Konstantin Kilimnik indicted on witness tampering charges

Paul Manafort leaves the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia after a status conference on November 2, 2017. The FBI has assessed that Kilimnik had ongoing ties to Russian intelligence, including...More..

Donald Trump asks National Football League players to suggest people he should pardon
by | Saturday, June 09, 2018

Donald Trump asks National Football League players to suggest people he should pardon

The players' legal team will begin the process by reaching out to the White House for the deposition in the next week, according to the person. Then there's the matter of whether a sitting president can be comp...More..

Key Senate Republicans seek to challenge Trump over tariffs
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Key Senate Republicans seek to challenge Trump over tariffs

The bill requires the president to submit to Congress any proposal to adjust imports in the name of national security and provides for speedy consideration. "I strongly believe there is a plan in place to lea...More..

Israeli Army: Slain Gaza Medic Wasn't Shot Deliberately
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Israeli Army: Slain Gaza Medic Wasn't Shot Deliberately

An IDF spokesman confirmed on Twitter that they did indeed shoot a Palestinian man, who was confronting soldiers with 10 others, while they were conducting an arrest in the village northwest of Ramallah . The ...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Trump Wants Russia Back In G-7

But Russia should be in this meeting. Later Thursday, Trump tweeted: "Prime Minister Trudeau is being so indignant, bringing up the relationship that the USA and Canada had over the many years and all s...More..

Mom, boyfriend sentenced in 8-year-old’s ‘animalistic’ death
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Mom, boyfriend sentenced in 8-year-old’s ‘animalistic’ death

The sentencing follows Pearl Fernandez, pleaded guilty to murder in the death of her son in February. The Los Angeles County Superior Court heard how Gabriel Fernandez , from Palmdale , was repeatedly b...More..

Killed In Guatemala Volcano Eruptions, Hundred Still Missing
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Killed In Guatemala Volcano Eruptions, Hundred Still Missing

Officials in Guatemala have admitted that they were slow to warn the public of the danger posed by the eruption of the country's Volcano of Fire. It also noted that 72 hours had passed since Sunday's eru...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Ontario votes, as populist Doug Ford leads in opinion polls

Ontario's Conservatives, led by Ford, won 76 of the 124 seats in the province, with 99% of the polls reporting. The hotly contested riding of Toronto-St. Green Party Leader Mike Schreiner captured the party's...More..

Austria shuts seven mosques, expel several foreign-funded imams
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Austria shuts seven mosques, expel several foreign-funded imams

A nation of about 8.8 million people, Austria has a large Muslim community - about 700,000 people, and the majority is of Turkish origin. At a press conference on Friday, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said th...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

President Trump floats pardoning boxing great Muhammad Ali

Trump said that "instead of talk", he is going to ask protesting players to suggest "people that they think were unfairly treated by the justice system". If Trump pardons Ali, it would be his second act of cl...More..

Search continues as Guatemala toll rises to 72
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Search continues as Guatemala toll rises to 72

There was a second explosion from the volcano on Tuesday, which took experts by surprise. At a shelter in the Murray D. Lincoln school in the city of Escuintla, about 10 miles (15 kilometers) from the vol...More..