• Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title
Zsa Zsa, the English bulldog, wins World's Ugliest Dog title

The World's Ugliest Dog contest-now in its 30th year-aims to celebrate diversity among pooches. Wild Thang, a Pekingese, stands onstage during the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma , Calif., Saturday, June 23, 2018.

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  • After Her Immigration Bill Fails, McSally Crows That It
After Her Immigration Bill Fails, McSally Crows That It "Nearly" Passed

They were trying to persuade colleagues to seize the moment and tackle immigration problems by approving the bill, which includes $25 billion for Trump's border wall and a path to citizenship for young immigrants who have lived in the US illegally since childhood.

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  • Iran may pull out of nuclear deal in coming weeks
Iran may pull out of nuclear deal in coming weeks

Defending the USA withdrawal from the historic Iran nuclear deal, Pompeo said Iran must report to the International Atomic Energy Agency about its nuclear program, end the proliferation of its missiles, and stop supporting "terrorist groups" in the Middle East.

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  • Straphangers take jab at Melania Trump with parody coat
Straphangers take jab at Melania Trump with parody coat

Surprisingly, it featured the following text on the back: "I REALLY DON'T CARE, DO U?" The jacket , reportedly available via Spain-based retailer Zara for $39, was spotted on the first lady as she left Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland and when she returned later.

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  • New Zealand's Prime Minister has given her newborn daughter an Irish name
New Zealand's Prime Minister has given her newborn daughter an Irish name

Te Aroha is also where the 37-year-old prime minister is from. Ardern said the name meant bright and radiant , as well as snow, which they thought suited the time of year - being Matariki and winter solstice. Ardern joked they'd "gone for simplicity" with the name "because Clarke with an "e" has caused all sorts of problems, and Jacinda with a "...

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  • Brexit supporters urge Theresa May to walk away without European Union trade deal
Brexit supporters urge Theresa May to walk away without European Union trade deal

The People's Vote estimated that 100,000 took part, but the figure could not be independently verified. Brexit done badly will leave us in a worse position than we were before. Amid the uncertainty, European Union leaders are growing frustrated with what they see as a lack of firm proposals from the U.K about future relations.

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  • Obama didn't separate 90,000 migrant families
Obama didn't separate 90,000 migrant families

You never hear this side. Wilson said the balloons were to show the children that the American people care about them. While the 45th POTUS has argued since his campaigning days that he needs $25 billion to build the southern border wall between Mexico and the United States, he said on Friday that Republicans need to shift their focus - at least te...

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  • Driving change: Saudis end ban on women behind wheel
Driving change: Saudis end ban on women behind wheel

For almost three decades, outspoken Saudi women and the men who supported them had called for women to have the right to drive. Human rights groups identified numerous detainees as women who had been campaigning for the right to drive, and to end the conservative Islamic country's male guardianship system.

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  • Macron backs European Union ally Merkel in political battle on immigration
Macron backs European Union ally Merkel in political battle on immigration

But he pointed to comments from Seehofer that preparations would be made in case Merkel was unsuccessful so the federal police could reject migrants who have registered elsewhere from the first week of July. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Friday that the meeting involves "talking with particularly affected nations about all problems connect...

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  • Germany: Merkel's Bavarian allies critical on euro budget
Germany: Merkel's Bavarian allies critical on euro budget

Referring to hasty arrangements and a domestic crisis over migration policies within Merkel's coalition government, the fervently anti-migrant Hungarian prime minister, Viktor Orban, said: "We understand that countries have domestic political difficulties, but this can't result in pan-European confusion".

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  • Germany: Merkel's Bavarian allies critical on euro budget
Germany: Merkel's Bavarian allies critical on euro budget

Referring to hasty arrangements and a domestic crisis over migration policies within Merkel's coalition government, the fervently anti-migrant Hungarian prime minister, Viktor Orban, said: "We understand that countries have domestic political difficulties, but this can't result in pan-European confusion".

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  • First lady meets staff at Texas detention center
First lady meets staff at Texas detention center

After today's important visit to Texas, I hope the media isn't going to choose to focus on her wardrobe", Grisham said. The reporters in the press pool that accompanied her apparently didn't see it; photographers did notice it and brought it up with Grisham later during the surprise visit to McAllen, Texas, to meet children separated from their p...

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  • Will Turkey's elections produce a surprise result? | Turkey
Will Turkey's elections produce a surprise result? | Turkey

In April 2017, 51 percent of Turkish voters endorsed constitutional changes backed by Erdogan, which grant new executive powers to president and scrap the post of prime minister. While Ince in the last days of campaigning opted to hold a single mass rally a day in Turkey's three major cities, Erdogan has been holding a sequence of smaller but well-...

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  • New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gives birth to first child
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gives birth to first child

But after becoming only the second world leader to give birth while in office, she is now facing the realities of motherhood which has seen plans for a public appearance with her baby cancelled twice. The Prime Minister's Office says her room is no different from any other room on that floor but is slightly more private at the end of the hall. Th...

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  • Trevor Noah Reveals The Meaning In Melania Trump's Jacket
Trevor Noah Reveals The Meaning In Melania Trump's Jacket

US first lady Melania Trump walks from her airplane to her motorcade wearing a Zara design jacket with the phrase "I Really Don't Care". "Melania has learned how dishonest they are, and she truly no longer cares!" the president tweeted .

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  • Uber driver streaming 'The Voice' just before fatal Ariz. crash
Uber driver streaming 'The Voice' just before fatal Ariz. crash

However, footage provided by Uber from the car's internal cameras showed Vasquez repeatedly glancing down rather than looking at the road. The Tempe police report said that during the drive, Vasquez "appears to react and show a smirk or laugh at various points during the times that she is looking down".

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  • Mnangagwa in explosion scare at White City
Mnangagwa in explosion scare at White City

Mr Mnangagwa took power in November after his former ally Mr Mugabe stepped down under military pressure. "I can confirm that there was an explosion at White City Stadium and that the President is safe". The two senior Government officials are admitted at a local hospital ( name withheld.) The Sunday Mail also has it on good authority that se...

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  • French teen who accidentally crossed Canada-US border held for 2 weeks
French teen who accidentally crossed Canada-US border held for 2 weeks

About 80 per cent of refugee claimants to B.C. cross the Canada-U.S. border through Peace Arch Park, in Surrey. "I said to myself, well I may have crossed the border-but they'll probably only give me a fine, or they'll tell me to go back to Canada, or they'll give me a warning", Roman told the CBC.

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  • Sarah Sanders says restaurant owner in Virginia told her to leave
Sarah Sanders says restaurant owner in Virginia told her to leave

Not surprisingly, an insufferable comment war has broken out on the restaurants' Yelp and Facebook pages , with trolls supporting Trump and Sanders gaining the upper hand thus far. THANK YOU!" said a reviewer from Commerce City, Colorado. Politically, the town is a spot of blue in a sea of red. Lexington is a relatively small Virginia town t...

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  • Ryan Doesn't Know If House Republicans Can Pass Any Immigration Bill
Ryan Doesn't Know If House Republicans Can Pass Any Immigration Bill

The votes come after President Donald Trump's reversal on family separations at the USA and Mexico Border, which was something he touched on at Wednesday night's rally in Duluth. Currently, when parents are taken away for criminal prosecution, their children are given to the Department of Health and Human Services for care and they can spend ...

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