US senator presents letter from Trump for Putin

Christopher J. Gagin , who revealed he was the Republican Party chairman from OH who resigned after the Helsinki summit, pointed out that Trump defended Putin's denials of Russian meddling in the 2016 election. But Peskov said the Kremlin had not fam... More..

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by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

The U.S. Is Bracing for Possible Cyberattacks After Iran Sanctions

President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned that firms doing business with Iran would be blocked from the US market as new sanctions hit the country despite appeals from Washington's allies. The EU's foreign pol...More..

Saudi Arabia selling Canadian assets amid escalating tensions
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Saudi Arabia selling Canadian assets amid escalating tensions

But in response the Saudi government on Sunday recalled its ambassador to Ottawa, barred Canada's ambassador in Riyadh and placed a ban on new trade , denouncing Canada for urging the release of rights activ...More..

New York Republican congressman indicted on insider trading charges
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

New York Republican congressman indicted on insider trading charges

Christopher Collins, a Republican congressman from NY, was arrested Wednesday and charged with insider trading related to an Australian biotechnology company . Collins, who was the first sitting member of Co...More..

Labour in a 'mess' over anti-Semitism, says senior MP
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Labour in a 'mess' over anti-Semitism, says senior MP

Mr. Watson called on Mr Corbyn on Sunday to adopt the full International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance ( IHRA) definition of anti-semitism, a move resisted by the party's national executive, in an intervie...More..

Thousands evacuate Indonesia island after deadly quake
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Thousands evacuate Indonesia island after deadly quake

Some said they felt stranded and complained about a lack of coordination and affordable transport to the tourist hub of Senggigi or Lombok's airport, where dozens slept on the floor overnight awaiting flights o...More..

Malaysia's former PM Najib charged with 3 counts of money laundering
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Malaysia's former PM Najib charged with 3 counts of money laundering

The money was wired in his AmIslamic Bank account in Kuala Lumpur on Dec 26, 2014 while the third offence was committed at the same bank on Feb 10, 2015, court papers showed. Najib has consistently denied the c...More..

China tests 4,563mph hypersonic craft that fires ‘UNSTOPPABLE’ nukes
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

China tests 4,563mph hypersonic craft that fires ‘UNSTOPPABLE’ nukes

During the independent flight, the test craft maintained ultrafast speeds above Mach 5.5 for more than 400 seconds and reached Mach 6-7,344 kilometers per hour-according to a statement from the academy. A waver...More..

Spanish Eurofighter jet accidently launched an air-to-air missile in Estonian air space
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Spanish Eurofighter jet accidently launched an air-to-air missile in Estonian air space

The AMRAAM air-to-air missile is the world's most sophisticated air dominance weapon. We will be keeping an eye out for any new details about this accidental missile launch and will update this story if we le...More..

China successfully tests first hypersonic aircraft capable of carrying nuclear-weapons
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

China successfully tests first hypersonic aircraft capable of carrying nuclear-weapons

The waverider is similar to technology being developed by the U.S. and Russian Federation, and could be fitted with conventional or nuclear warheads, defence analysts say. While there is no word on when it woul...More..

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defends failure to ban Alex Jones
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defends failure to ban Alex Jones

In recent days, Jones and his website, InfoWars , have been banned or otherwise punished by YouTube, Spotify, Apple , Facebook and others. Twitter hasn't removed Alex Jones or Infowars , resulting i...More..

by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Manafort's Lawyers Allege Gates Lived A 'Secret Life'

The admission, made during cross-examination from Manafort's attorneys, was part of Gates' second day of testimony against Manafort, who's now on trial for money laundering and fraud charges from his work as a ...More..

Israel 'welcomes' assassination of top Syrian weapons expert
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Israel 'welcomes' assassination of top Syrian weapons expert

On Sunday a pro-government Syrian paper accused the Mossad of being behind the blast which also killed Azbar's driver. It's believed that the deceased had close ties with Al-Assad as well as the Iranian reg...More..

Bin Laden’s Mother Says Terror Leader Was 'Brainwashed'
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Bin Laden’s Mother Says Terror Leader Was 'Brainwashed'

Osama bin Laden's mother, Alia Ghanem, insisted that the Saudi-born terrorist behind the 2001 World Trade Centre and Pentagon attacks had been a good man until he was "brainwashed" in university by ideologues. ...More..

Large Hail Kills 2 Animals at Colorado Zoo; 14 People Injured
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Large Hail Kills 2 Animals at Colorado Zoo; 14 People Injured

At least five people were taken to the hospital from the zoo due to "trauma from the hail" according to Colorado Springs police. Besides those taken to the hospital, another nine people were treated at the sc...More..

US candidates in tight race in hotly contested OH election
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

US candidates in tight race in hotly contested OH election

It's the last special election to take place this year before the highly anticipated midterm elections on November 6. The Republican Party has held the OH 12th District seat for more than three decades, so th...More..

Sen. Rand Paul Invites Russian MPs to Washington
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Sen. Rand Paul Invites Russian MPs to Washington

In a meeting at Russia's upper house of parliament, Paul also invited Russian lawmakers to meet with members of Congress, in Washington or elsewhere, Interfax news agency cited him as saying. "Certainly it will...More..

Metro board chair backtracks on separate trains for white nationalists
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Metro board chair backtracks on separate trains for white nationalists

The decision comes after the transit union issued an angry statement saying that members would not staff "unprecedented special accommodations for a hate group". The "Unite the Right" rally is set to take place...More..

by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Trump going ahead with tariffs on $16B in Chinese imports

The U.S. Trade Representative on Tuesday released a list of 279 tariff lines to be hit with the tariffs. In May, Chinese importers trying to beat Beijing's looming counter-tariffs led to a surge in USA ex...More..

'600-lb Life' star James Bonner found dead in SC
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

'600-lb Life' star James Bonner found dead in SC

Bonner, who was also an amputee due to an ATV accident, struggled with weight and alcohol use through his life and went on the TLC show to get his health in order, according to a local news report . "Please ...More..

Mollie Tibbetts investigators following 'hundreds' of leads, authorities say ZlotoNews
by | Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Mollie Tibbetts investigators following 'hundreds' of leads, authorities say ZlotoNews

Authorities haven't disclosed whether digital forensics have revealed the time she sent the Snapchat, but family members said that computer records indicate Tibbetts was indeed back at the house after the run b...More..

Tourist racks up $64k in speeding fines in Dubai
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Tourist racks up $64k in speeding fines in Dubai

The dealership still the passport of the offending tourist, who handed it in by way of guarantee when he initially rented the coveted supercar. And he did it while driving a rented Lamborghini. The owner sai...More..

Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for London
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for London

Environment Canada issued a severe thunderstorm warning just after 12:40 p.m. for London, Parkhill and Eastern Middlesex County. Forecasters said they couldn't rule out a powerful storm in the Mile High Ci...More..

Mexico says talks with US will cover outstanding NAFTA issues
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Mexico says talks with US will cover outstanding NAFTA issues

President Donald Trump has always been critical of trade deals including NAFTA, claiming the USA has been taken advantage of by Canada and Mexico. Mexico is also insisting it will not agree to terms with t...More..

by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

2 birds killed by hail at Colorado zoo

Fourteen people were also injured in the storm, according to Colorado Springs ABC affiliate KRDO . The zoo announced on Twitter it will be closed on Tuesday for cleanup. The storm also knocked out power to...More..

Largest wildfire in California history still growing
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Largest wildfire in California history still growing

Firefighting aircraft can dip in and out of cattle ponds or other small bodies of water to scoop up water for dropping and spraying on flames. The Mendocino Complex fire , which includes two blazes along the...More..

Russian PM says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation admission of Georgia could trigger 'terrible conflict'
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Russian PM says North Atlantic Treaty Organisation admission of Georgia could trigger 'terrible conflict'

Medvedev's comments comes weeks after President Vladimir Putin warned North Atlantic Treaty Organisation against cultivating closer ties with Ukraine and Georgia, saying such a policy was irresponsible and woul...More..

Heatwave to last until OCTOBER with soaring temperatures predicted
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Heatwave to last until OCTOBER with soaring temperatures predicted

Ms Diamond said: "This means there is an increased likelihood of warmer-than-average temperatures and below-average rainfall". The UK's warmer than average weather could last until October, although the curre...More..

Ag. President Osinbajo summons IG, DSS boss over NASS blockade
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Ag. President Osinbajo summons IG, DSS boss over NASS blockade

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo , has sacked the Director-General of the Department of State Service, Lawal Daura . He was asked to hand over to the most senior official in the service. Already, there are i...More..

Men Escape Care Home to Party in German Town
by | Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Men Escape Care Home to Party in German Town

Police said the two were "disoriented and dazed", according to Deutsche Welle. Every year thousands gather in the German town for the biggest music festival dedicated to heavy metal. Besides, why the fuck is ...More..