Comey broke Federal Bureau of Investigation procedure in Clinton email probe, says inspector general

The report describes Mr Comey as being "insubordinate", according to CBS News . "The recommendations we made on the dismissal of Comey resulted from his handling of certain cases that were laid out in his (Rosenstein's) recommendation to me or his... More..

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Brexit campaigner Banks - I have no business interests in Russian Federation
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Brexit campaigner Banks - I have no business interests in Russian Federation

According to the Sunday Times , Mr Banks - the Leave.EU founder who helped bankroll Nigel Farage's campaign - held a series of undisclosed meetings with Russian embassy officials around the time of the 2016 r...More..

Colorado Wildfires Displace Thousands And Prompt Closure Of National Forest
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Colorado Wildfires Displace Thousands And Prompt Closure Of National Forest

UPDATE (2 p.m.): According to the Medicine Bow-Routt National Forests and Thunder Basin National Grassland Twitter , the communities of Beehive, Gramm, & Miller Lake communities are being evacuated by Albany C...More..

by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Sarah Sanders responds to report that she is leaving White House

Raj Shah , the deputy press secretary and Sanders' most natural replacement, is also reportedly considering whether to leave his position. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has responded ...More..

by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Provenance of Ivanka’s ‘proverb’ baffles Chinese internet users

However, criticism was fairly tame in regards to the misquote, actually leading more people to spark an interest in helpfully trying to guess which actual Chinese proverb she might have meant to quote. She quot...More..

NY attorney general sues Trump Foundation, alleges illegal self-dealing
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

NY attorney general sues Trump Foundation, alleges illegal self-dealing

Barbara Underwood, the attorney general, accused the Donald J. Trump Foundation and its directors of conducting "extensive unlawful political coordination" with the campaign, and "repeated and willful self-deal...More..

PM May faces another day of Brexit compromise in parliament
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

PM May faces another day of Brexit compromise in parliament

The strained parliament session underlined deep divisions over Britain's European Union exit. It agreed to work towards a " customs arrangement " with the European Union in a compromise move, and gave a c...More..

'Fair trade now fool trade', Trump vents anger on Nato allies, Trudeau
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

'Fair trade now fool trade', Trump vents anger on Nato allies, Trudeau

Unbowed, Trump tweeted anew Monday morning from Singapore, repeating his criticism of USA trade policies with Canada - he also took aim at Germany - in a multitweet rant that went beyond 200 words all told....More..

by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

A success for Kim, not so much for Trump

Less clear is what the United States got in return. "What we essentially got was a reiteration of past commitments that really didn't even meet the bar of the previous agreements", said Victor Cha, a Korea ex...More..

WH Adviser Apologizes For 'Special Place In Hell' For Trudeau Remark
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

WH Adviser Apologizes For 'Special Place In Hell' For Trudeau Remark

He learned. You can't do that. At a press conference on Tuesday , Trump said Trudeau's comments at a press conference after the G7 summit in Canada would " cost a lot of money for the people of Canada "...More..

Sarah Sanders swipes back at report she's planning to leave White House
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Sarah Sanders swipes back at report she's planning to leave White House

According to the network, neither Sanders nor Shah responded to repeated requests for comment before the story was published. "I love my job and am honored to work for @ POTUS ", she tweeted . According to so...More..

North Korean defector to Trump: 'Don't believe Kim Jong
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

North Korean defector to Trump: 'Don't believe Kim Jong

He loves his people, not that I'm surprised by that", Trump said . To begin with, in agreeing to meet personally with Kim at all, Trump elevated Kim's status enormously. Kim, though, did get something valuab...More..

Five South Korean women repatriated after causing trouble during Trump-Kim summit
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Five South Korean women repatriated after causing trouble during Trump-Kim summit

Democratic critics in the United States said the agreement was short on detail and the Republican president had made too many concessions to Kim , whose country is under U.N. "I am. confident they understa...More..

United Nations condemns excessive Israeli force against Palestinians
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

United Nations condemns excessive Israeli force against Palestinians

The General Assembly largely ignored Trump's threats at the time to cut off aid to any country that went against the United States and voted 128-9 to denounce the USA president's recognition of Jerusalem as Isr...More..

Ministers win key Brexit bill vote after concession
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Ministers win key Brexit bill vote after concession

Facing the prospect of losing a vote on a crucial amendment to the government's flagship Brexit legislation - which was created to empower parliament to vote down the final deal without risking a "no-deal" ex...More..

Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Trump nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

The prizes are administered by the Norwegian Nobel Committee , appointed by Norway's parliament. It is unclear whether he was nominated for this year's prize. So while Trump and Kim could be among the 330 nomi...More..

by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Pompeo: US hopes for 'major' North Korea nuclear disarmament by 2020

Trump said . "There is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea", the president wrote on Twitter shortly after arriving back in Washington. President Obama said that North Korea was our biggest and most r...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent who fired gun after backflip charged with assault
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent who fired gun after backflip charged with assault

In the video described by the Denver Post , Bishop did a backflip in the center of a circle of people, and his gun fell from its holster. When he went to grab it, the firearm went off and shot another custome...More..

North Korea's Kim visits Singapore's sky bar, gardens in surprise evening tour
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

North Korea's Kim visits Singapore's sky bar, gardens in surprise evening tour

The White House said in a statement that discussions between officials from both sides were "ongoing and have moved more quickly than expected" before the 9am meeting on Singapore's Sentosa island . for the...More..

North Korea summit: Donald Trump to meet Singapore prime minister today
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

North Korea summit: Donald Trump to meet Singapore prime minister today

Word does get around, however, and the prospect of a meeting between Kim and Trump had already been on the public's radar. Trump travelled to Singapore from Canada, where he attended a meeting with other worl...More..

'A changed era': How North Korea is reporting the summit
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

'A changed era': How North Korea is reporting the summit

No is North Korea's minister of the People's Armed Forces. Pompeo held firm to Trump's position that sanctions will remain in place until North Korea denuclearizes - and said they would even increase if diplo...More..

United Kingdom government faces more bruising Brexit debate in Commons
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

United Kingdom government faces more bruising Brexit debate in Commons

And if there is still no agreement before February 15 parliament would vote on whether to take over the Brexit process . The government agreed to discuss elements of a rebel plan to create new checks and bal...More..

May wins Brexit clash by offering concessions
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

May wins Brexit clash by offering concessions

The fall-out from Tuesday's vote, which the government won to wipe out a change that could have given parliament the power to force ministers back to the negotiating table, looked set to all but overshadow Wedn...More..

Two Saudi civilians killed by Houthi-launched missile
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Two Saudi civilians killed by Houthi-launched missile

Impoverished Yemen has been wracked by violence since 2014, when the Shia Houthi group overran much of the country, including capital Sanaa. Some 600,000 people live in and around the city. The port handles ...More..

Canada rallies to Trudeau after Trump's insult
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Canada rallies to Trudeau after Trump's insult

He called Mr Trudeau "dishonest & weak" after Mr Trudeau said at a news conference that Canada would retaliate for new United States tariffs. Canada's House of Commons Monday condemned the personal attacks ...More..

Canada PM safe for now as Trump attacks, but angry farmers loom
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Canada PM safe for now as Trump attacks, but angry farmers loom

The move has been roundly criticized by Canada and the European Union, leading to heightened tensions at last week's summit of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies - just before Trump left for Singapore ...More..

BSF jawans raise anti-Pakistan slogans at wreath-laying ceremony of colleagues
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

BSF jawans raise anti-Pakistan slogans at wreath-laying ceremony of colleagues

Expressing concern over the rising incidents of terror attacks during the unilateral ceasefire announced by the Centre during the holy month of Ramzan, National Conference vice-president and former chief minist...More..

Brexit campaigner Banks says Russian meetings 'no issue' in the past
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Brexit campaigner Banks says Russian meetings 'no issue' in the past

Having projected the campaign he helped fund as an agent provocateur, Banks abruptly ended the hearing after the expected three hours, complaining he was late for a lunch appointment. "I pay a shed-load of tax,...More..

Woman drove with 2 children in pet kennels, arrested
by | Thursday, June 14, 2018

Woman drove with 2 children in pet kennels, arrested

Leimome Cheeks , 62, was filmed letting her grandchildren out of the pet kennels. Cheeks admitted to police that she had driven with the kids at least 35 minutes in 95-degree heat that day as she ran errands. O...More..

24-year-old decapitated by couple in 'Tinder date gone wrong'
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

24-year-old decapitated by couple in 'Tinder date gone wrong'

Loofe, of Lincoln, Neb., vanished after the date on November 15 past year, after telling a co-worker how excited she was about going on the date. Newly released court documents reveal details in Sydney Loofe'...More..