EU takes new legal action against Poland over judicial reform

The Commission communiqué says that the procedure is a response to the provisions in the Act on the Supreme Court prepared by the Polish government entering into force on July 3. "All member states will follow (this case) with a lot of attention be... More..

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Australia ends direct aid to Palestinian Authority
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Australia ends direct aid to Palestinian Authority

Australia announced today that it will stop direct aid to Palestine following objections from ministers over "martyr payments". The United Nations' Humanitarian Fund helps 1.9 million people. "As I have state...More..

Dozens die in Indonesia ferry disaster
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Dozens die in Indonesia ferry disaster

At least 24 people were killed and 74 others survived after a passenger ferry with 139 people on board went down Tuesday afternoon in central Indonesia, government officials said. The vessel was close to shore ...More..

From Official Account, White House Attacks Harris, Warren On Immigration
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

From Official Account, White House Attacks Harris, Warren On Immigration

There has been an uproar across much of the country over the administration's " zero tolerance " immigration policy which led to the separation of more than 2,000 children from their parents since it was im...More..

Poland's president announces retirement of Supreme Court chief
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Poland's president announces retirement of Supreme Court chief

This latest showdown between the judges, the president and his party is happening on the heels of an announcement Monday by the European Commission - the executive arm of the EU - that it has taken legal actio...More..

by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Russian Federation meddled in United States polls: Senate panel

A subtle difference in confidence between the NSA and the Central Intelligence Agency and Federal Bureau of Investigation on the assessment that Russian President Vladimir Putin wanted to help Trump's election ...More..

Cumbria warned of hosepipe ban as heatwave continues
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Cumbria warned of hosepipe ban as heatwave continues

The leading water provider for the East of England has said the water levels in both reservoirs and groundwater stores are healthy, and in some cases above average. "Therefore, these urgent conservation message...More..

by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Trump roasted after typo in tweet about his awesome spelling skills

And she also gave Trump the correct spelling of the word. Trump, the author of many "how to get rich" biographies, tweeted to defend his style of tweet-writing. But it seems Rowling isn't having any of it, as...More..

Church: 'We placed the Holy Family in ICE Detention'
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Church: 'We placed the Holy Family in ICE Detention'

The Rev. Lee Curtis, who came up with the idea for the display, recounted the Bible's story of Jesus, Mary and Joseph while speaking with The Indianapolis Star . What's controversial is that we're turning away...More..

Two people critical after 'major incident' in UK
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Two people critical after 'major incident' in UK

Two people in their 40s are in a critical condition after suspected exposure to an unknown substance in Amesbury, Wiltshire. A number of scenes believed to be areas they frequented before they fell ill were...More..

US sanctions aim to turn Iranians against government
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

US sanctions aim to turn Iranians against government

Former House speaker Gingrich and ex-New York mayor Giuliani told the Paris-based National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), an umbrella bloc of groups of exiled Iranians opposed to the Islamic Republic, ...More..

Trump says will raise election meddling with Putin in Helsinki meeting
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Trump says will raise election meddling with Putin in Helsinki meeting

Trump tells reporters aboard Air Force One that he plans to discuss Ukraine, Syria and Crimea as well as election interference when he meets with Putin in Helsinki next month. Peskov also said Putin was ready t...More..

Manager Fires Mom For Missing Work While Her Son's On Life Support
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Manager Fires Mom For Missing Work While Her Son's On Life Support

Mott Children's Hospital in Ann Arbor recently after he became severely ill. The doctors didn't know what type of bacterial infection it was or where it was coming from, Crystal said. I never quit my job. D...More..

Body-in-barrel accused a no-show in court
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Body-in-barrel accused a no-show in court

A 40-year-old woman and a 38-year-old man have already been charged with being accessories after the fact to murder and will both face Maroochydore Magistrates Court on Monday. Superintendent Mark White told re...More..

Woman bites off restaurant owner's ear in dispute over food
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Woman bites off restaurant owner's ear in dispute over food

However, instead of dealing with the situation calmly, Anderson allegedly pushed the owners' young son and threw her food onto the floor. " Who is she? " the 911 operator asks. According to the Macomb County...More..

92-year-old woman accused of fatally shooting son
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

92-year-old woman accused of fatally shooting son

During the confrontation, she removed one pistol and fired multiple rounds at her son, striking and killing him. The suspect told investigators she tried to point the guns at her son's 57-year-old girlfriend ...More..

North Korea’s missile program was expanding as Trump met with Kim
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

North Korea’s missile program was expanding as Trump met with Kim

At the same time, skepticism abounds that North Korea will be willing to fully denuclearize , let alone do so within a one year timeline cited by the Trump administration. The North Koreans should know what to...More..

Jeff Sessions revokes Obama-era guidance to promote diversity at colleges
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Jeff Sessions revokes Obama-era guidance to promote diversity at colleges

However Conservatives have said such programs can hurt white people and Asian-Americans. The Trump administration is planning to rescind a set of Obama-era policies that promote using race to achieve divers...More..

Margarita-loving bear takes dip in California hot tub
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Margarita-loving bear takes dip in California hot tub

The sight he discovered in his backyard was not one he was expecting. It can be seen moving around the hot tub, which wasn't heated at the time, and is even seen playing with its chlorinator as well as tossi...More..

Dutch PM Calls Out Trump’s False Claims On Trade To His Face
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Dutch PM Calls Out Trump’s False Claims On Trade To His Face

Trump with a laugh. P.s. Some of the American media didn't even realise that Rutte was the Prime Minister of the Netherlands. In a paper released this week, the European Commission said Trump's tariffs woul...More..

U.S. senators on rare visit to Moscow ahead of Putin-Trump summit
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

U.S. senators on rare visit to Moscow ahead of Putin-Trump summit

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has expressed the hope during a meeting with the U.S. congressional delegation that the United States legislators' visit to Russian Federation will contribute to effort...More..

by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Trump says "it's possible" North Korea nuclear agreement could collapse

That's far from Mr. Trump's confident tone arriving home from the summit, when he tweeted, "There is no longer a nuclear threat". All of Asia is thrilled, ' the president wrote. The factory in question prod...More..

United Kingdom bans 'gay cure' therapy under new action plan tackling LGBT abuse
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

United Kingdom bans 'gay cure' therapy under new action plan tackling LGBT abuse

Britain on Tuesday unveiled its "action plan" to tackle discrimination against the gay community, which includes bringing forward legislation to ban the practice of conversion therapy. Conversion therapy will...More..

Chinese Police to Adopt 'Laser Gun' that Can Set Protesters on Fire
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Chinese Police to Adopt 'Laser Gun' that Can Set Protesters on Fire

Based on an artist's depiction of the gun published in the South China Morning Post , this real-life version is a boxy-shaped assault rifle that resembles a large toy gun more than a sleek " Star Wars " blaste...More..

Thailand weighs rescue options as football team gets aid
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Thailand weighs rescue options as football team gets aid

Rick Stanton and John Volanthen were the first rescuers to reach the group who disappeared in the Luang Nang Non Cave, in Chiang Rai province, on June 23. The team were found by a pair of British volunteer ...More..

Canada tariffs on US goods from ketchup to lawn mowers begin
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Canada tariffs on US goods from ketchup to lawn mowers begin

The penalties would add 25 percent to the cost of United States steel and 10 percent to aluminum and consumer goods. They include a 25% tariff on unfinished iron and steel and a list of consumer goods like yo...More..

Man arrested in shooting of workers outside Overland Park school
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Man arrested in shooting of workers outside Overland Park school

He says it's unclear what led the suspect to go to that home, describing it as "bizarre to say the least". #OPPD is investigating a double shooting at Sunrise Point Elementary School at 159th and Mission. T...More..

Rebel-held Syrian town to accept Assad's rule - pro-government media
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Rebel-held Syrian town to accept Assad's rule - pro-government media

Setting forth its "red lines" regarding southern Syria , Israel has reportedly been relaying messages through the United States and Russian Federation that it will not allow any other forces or militias to ...More..

Trump plans one-on-one meeting with Putin
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Trump plans one-on-one meeting with Putin

On Friday, Trump told reporters he will mention it. The Helsinki summit will be Mr. Trump's 3rd set of meetings with Putin after the G20 in Hamburg in July 2017 and the APEC Summit in Da Nang, in November 2...More..

Anti-Drug Mayor Shot Dead by Sniper at Flag-Raising Ceremony
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Anti-Drug Mayor Shot Dead by Sniper at Flag-Raising Ceremony

Prior to the government's accusing Halili of having ties to illegal drug traffickers in 2017, Halili had established a policy of "walks of shame" throughout his city-parading people arrested on drug trafficking...More..