• Canadian lawmakers unanimously accuse USA of attacking Trudeau
Canadian lawmakers unanimously accuse USA of attacking Trudeau

He called Mr Trudeau "dishonest & weak" after Mr Trudeau said at a news conference that Canada would retaliate for new U.S. tariffs. Last month, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced his government would retaliate against Trump's tariffs by imposing import taxes on $12.8 billion worth of USA imports in what Canada says its stronges...

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

Earlier on Tuesday at the Washington conference , White House Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Kevin Hassett said the United States and Canada need to "take a deep breath". Chrystia Freeland , the Canadian foreign minister, called them "inappropriate" and warned that ad hominem attacks are not a productive way to conduct worldwide relations...

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  • Dem senators move to halt potential USA troop withdrawal from S. Korea
Dem senators move to halt potential USA troop withdrawal from S. Korea

Trump promised to provide security guarantees to the North and suspend joint military drills with the South as long as negotiations with the North continue in "good faith". Just after its start, both men walked toward each other from opposite ends of a colonnade, pausing before a row of alternating USA and North Korean flags for a lengthy handshake...

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  • Nebraska woman and her boyfriend charged with Sydney Loofe's murder
Nebraska woman and her boyfriend charged with Sydney Loofe's murder

Trail said there was something around her neck and that her death was an accident. She had told family members that she was planning on meeting someone she had "met online" and had reportedly spent the night with Boswell, who she had met on Tinder.

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  • Raccoon captured after making daring climb up Minnesota building
Raccoon captured after making daring climb up Minnesota building

Christina Valdivia with Wildlife Management Services said the company had been called to address the raccoon before it even started climbing the building. "If they rescue it would be a good news story and we all kind of need that", another bystander said. During a rescue attempt by three maintenance workers, the raccoon made a run for it and began ...

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  • Trump gaslights the American public about North Korea’s nuclear weapons
Trump gaslights the American public about North Korea’s nuclear weapons

After almost five hours of unprecedented talks between Trump and Kim on Tuesday, the two leaders signed a document in which Kim "reaffirmed his firm and unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula" and the USA agreed to "provide security guarantees".

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  • Friday declared holiday to mark Eidul-Fitr
Friday declared holiday to mark Eidul-Fitr

GETTYWhen does Ramadan end this year? Eid ul-Fitr 2018 Date India: When is Eid al-Fitr in 2018? The holiday of the private sector has been announced as the first and second day of the month of Shawwal, so depending when Eid starts, Shawwal 1 will either begin on either Friday, June 15, or Saturday, June 16.

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  • Michael Cohen searching for new lawyers in FBI investigation
Michael Cohen searching for new lawyers in FBI investigation

Instead, the judge appointed former federal judge Barbara Jones as a "special master" who could examine the materials to resolve any disputes over attorney client privilege. New reports say President Donald Trump's personal lawyer is searching for new attorneys as he's expected to cooperate with authorities. Phone messages left for Ryan were not ...

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  • Man gets over 16 years in prison for kidnapping U.K. model
Man gets over 16 years in prison for kidnapping U.K. model

The court handed Lukasz Herba a prison sentence of 16 years and nine months - a month longer than prosecutors had requested. Ayling - who was 20 years old at the time - claimed to have been drugged and kidnapped after being lured to Milan on the false promise of attending a fashion shoot.

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  • Italy's Matteo Salvini shuts port to 629 rescued migrants
Italy's Matteo Salvini shuts port to 629 rescued migrants

On Monday afternoon, Spain offered to allow the migrant-rescue ship to dock at the port of Valencia "to help avert a humanitarian catastrophe, " though it remained unclear whether or not the ship was able to make the journey to Valencia. "NGOs do nothing differently to the coast guard", the charity Sea Watch wrote on Twitter . The dispute wa...

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  • US extradites Panama ex-President Martinelli
US extradites Panama ex-President Martinelli

Panama's former President Ricardo Martinelli has been extradited to his homeland from the United States , where he has been held on charges of political espionage and corruption , one of his lawyers said. Federal agencies say the 66-year-old lived in Coral Gables, but other sources, like Newsroom Panama link him to a home on Brickell Avenue...

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  • Proposal to split California into three states earns spot on ballot
Proposal to split California into three states earns spot on ballot

To get enough votes in the fall, " Cal 3 " will have to overcome the newly formed "NoCABreakup" coalition, the San Francisco Chronicle reported , and even if the ballot measure is approved, it would still need to be passed by the state legislature and then go to the U.S.

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  • G7 row: Emmanuel Macron attacks Donald Trump's 'fits of anger'
G7 row: Emmanuel Macron attacks Donald Trump's 'fits of anger'

Trump revoked his administration's support for the G-7 communique after Trudeau's news conference. She also doubted if the United States leader still has what she called " the spirit of G7 ". "We won't let ourselves be ripped off again and again", she said, referring to the new American tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. It was a picture tha...

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  • Bercow jokes that baby in the Commons is better behaved than MPs
Bercow jokes that baby in the Commons is better behaved than MPs

Speaking to the BBC immediately after the incident, Mr Blackford said: " Scotland's voice has not been heard, we have had changes to the devolution settlement that were pushed through last night without Scottish MPs voices being heard". He was followed by fellow SNP MPs who stormed out of the Commons to the sound of jeering. "The people of Scotl...

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  • Saudi-led forces begin assault on Yemen port city of Hodeida
Saudi-led forces begin assault on Yemen port city of Hodeida

It would be the first time since they joined the war on behalf of Yemen's exiled government that the foreign armies have attempted to capture such a well-defended major city. "We thought it could not get any worse, but unfortunately we were wrong". This has made it by far the most important port for humanitarian aid, with estimates that as much as ...

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  • Trump Wants to Pull U.S. Troops out of S.Korea
Trump Wants to Pull U.S. Troops out of S.Korea

Pompeo also sought to counter concerns that North Korea and the USA came away from the talks with fundamentally different interpretations. In his post-summit press conference, Trump alleged that China was relaxing sanctions at its North Korean border as the situation improved.

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  • Selfie-taking tourists fall from cliff to their deaths in Portugal town
Selfie-taking tourists fall from cliff to their deaths in Portugal town

Fishermen in the area thought the pair was simply sleeping on the beach but discovered a "horror scene" when they approached, describing the couple's bodies as "shattered" to local paper Journal de Noticias . "Everything seems to indicate that the fall happened when they were probably trying to take a selfie", the head of the local rescue service,...

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  • Chinese official backs removal of US troops from Korean Peninsula
Chinese official backs removal of US troops from Korean Peninsula

The KCNA report, as well as the joint statement after the summit, also mentioned that the president had offered North Korea unspecified security guarantees, which Pyongyang considers an indispensable precondition for nuclear disarmament.

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  • 'Trump Pump' Handshake Gave President Upper Hand With Kim Jong Un
'Trump Pump' Handshake Gave President Upper Hand With Kim Jong Un

U.S. President Donald Trump sits next to North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un before their bilateral meeting at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island in Singapore June 12, 2018 . A photograph showing Trump sitting with his arms folded as German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks was seen as defining the acrimonious nature of those talks.

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  • May wins Brexit vote, avoids rebellion
May wins Brexit vote, avoids rebellion

But these putative pledges by the PM are inconsistent with Tuesday night's statement by Davis's officials that any new amendment relating to the power of MPs to accept or reject a Brexit deal must not restrict her negotiating freedom - or restrict her ability to sign whatever treaty with the European Union she would like.

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