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Jun 14 2017

EU to launch action against 3 countries over refugee plan

Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos said the three countries had ignored "repeated calls" from the EU's executive to take their share. Only Poland, Hungary a...

Jun 14 2017

US Committed To Curbing Climate Change: Nikki Haley

And a group of mayors from the Mississippi River Cities & Towns Initiative have published their own letter pledging climate action in the face of federal withdrawal. ...

Jun 14 2017

Trump accuses ex-FBI director of cowardice over 'leaks'

Trump Jr. argued Saturday that Comey was being disingenuous in his description of the meeting. He also branded the president a liar and said Trump urged him to abandon ...

Jun 14 2017

Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj ends his fast

Chouhan, who had launched his fast on Saturday to seek restoration of peace in the state, made a decision to break it because "no further cases of violence were reported"...

Jun 14 2017

Sinn Féin say they will not take up Westminster seats

The talks had been paused during campaigning for the snap Westminster poll. Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams has blasted any deal between the DUP and Conservative Party...

Jun 14 2017

Trump's top lawyer to face questions on Russia, Comey

WASHINGTON, D.C. - It's the biggest blockbuster Washington drama since ... last week . Wyden, one of the Senate intelligence committee's most liberal members, lit ...

Jun 14 2017

Jailed US student released in North Korea

The official said Trump's last order to Tillerson was, "Take care of Otto". "We get to see our son Otto tonight". Sadly, he is in a coma and we have been told he has be...

Jun 14 2017

Tillerson: North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement that: "At the direction of [ Donald Trump ], the Department of State has secured the release". United States...

Jun 14 2017

Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he did not have third meeting with the Russian ambassador to the United States. The public testimony Tuesday before the Senate Int...

Jun 14 2017

Republicans urge Trump on tapes; Sessions to testify

Sessions is scheduled to testify on Capitol Hill Tuesday afternoon at 2:30 EST. Lawmakers also asked Rosenstein whether it was appropriate for Sessions to be involved i...

Jun 14 2017

Closing arguments set in police officer's manslaughter trial

Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez , who was charged with second-degree manslaughter, was covered nationally and led to weeks of protests in St. Yanez, w...

Jun 14 2017

James Comey Lied and I'll Testify to That Under Oath

During the news conference on Friday, ABC News' Jonathan Karl asked Trump to clarify his response to Comey's testimony . Trump also asserted that Comey's com...

Jun 14 2017

Dennis Rodman Makes Trip Back to North Korea

Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon told reporters. The Washington Post cited Warmbier's parents as saying he had been medically evacuated from North Korea in a co...

Jun 14 2017

Defiant May vows to lead Britain to Brexit after UK election blow

Mrs May's plans laid in tatters on Friday after an unexpected surge in support for Labour saw the Conservatives lose seats, falling short of an overall majority. Mr C...

Jun 13 2017

Montana's Gianforte Avoids Jail Time For Reporter Assault

Gianforte will succeed Republican Ryan Zinke , who resigned the seat March 1 to become U.S. Interior secretary. And although it will take a lot for Gianforte to regain...

Jun 13 2017

Netanyahu vows Israel's "forever" control of Golan Heights

Among the many areas of disagreement between Jewish and Arab Israelis were settlements, and whether they were an obstacle to peace. Some 2.9 million Palestinians live i...

Jun 13 2017

EU moves to gain control of key London financial market

It recommends that regulators have the power to require "a limited number" of systemically important clearing houses to be based in the EU. The issue of whether the eur...

Jun 13 2017

Turkey's Erdogan urges lifting of blockade against Qatar

The statement said the announcement highlights the countries' commitment to "combat terrorism and dry out its funding". Trump said Arab leaders he met with in Saudi Ara...

Jun 13 2017

Comey boosted case for obstruction charges against Trump, legal experts say

The House intelligence committee sent a letter to the White House demanding it inform the panel whether any tapes exist and turn them over by June 23. Comey's decision to...

Jun 13 2017

Iran arrests 41 ISIS takfiri terrorists — Intelligence Ministry

But Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said on Thursday that "we still can not judge that Saudi Arabia has had a role in this terrorist incident". Separately, it arr...