• Sanders slams Trump for standing up to migrant children but not Putin
Sanders slams Trump for standing up to migrant children but not Putin

Mr Trump faced a backlash after contradicting his own intelligence chiefs at a joint post-summit news conference with Mr Putin by doubting Russian interference in the 2016 USA election. As CBS News has previously reported, Mr. Trump said he wanted them withdrawn within six months. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said in a Twitter post tha...

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  • Germany knife attack: Lubeck stabbing rampage as man arrested
Germany knife attack: Lubeck stabbing rampage as man arrested

German news agency dpa quoted police as saying that three people received "medium serious" injuries in the incident, while five others received minor injuries. He is not believed to have been politically radicalised and there were no signs of a terrorist background, said officials. In June, German police said they foiled what would have been the ...

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  • Putin chides Pres. Trump's opponents, calls summit a success
Putin chides Pres. Trump's opponents, calls summit a success

What agreements? What "sphere of global security"? There were no note-takers present during the meeting-only Trump , Putin, and interpreters. Even Donald Trump's intelligence chief doesn't know what was said in the president's one-on-one meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week in Helsinki .

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  • Israel strikes Gaza after its soldiers come under fire
Israel strikes Gaza after its soldiers come under fire

Sirens wailed Friday night in parts of southern Israel warning of incoming Palestinian rockets. Brig. Gen. Ronen Manelis, the chief spokesman for the Israeli military, blamed Hamas for escalating tensions over the past three and a half months, since the beginning of the Hamas-orchestrated mass protests along the border fence.

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  • President mourns death of secret service agent | Don't Miss This
President mourns death of secret service agent | Don't Miss This

The 42-year-old agent , identified as Nole E. Remagen, was on protection duty for national security adviser John Bolton during a Saturday midnight shift at the Turnberry golf resort in Ayrshire, Scotland, when he was found unresponsive.

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  • Turkey lifts two-year-old state of emergency
Turkey lifts two-year-old state of emergency

Brunson's supporters said they had been hopeful he might be released after Wednesday's hearing amid signs of a recent thaw in the U.S. -Turkey relationship and after a chummy encounter between President Trump and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting in Brussels last week.

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  • Vladimir Putin says 'forces' in the USA are blocking global progress
Vladimir Putin says 'forces' in the USA are blocking global progress

Trump and Putin met at a summit in Helsinki on Monday, although it is not known what they discussed at a one-on-one meeting there. Moscow's takeover of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula and its support for separatists in eastern Ukraine prompted the United States, the European Union, and others to impose sanctions on Russian Federation.

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  • Trump invites Putin to United States as Democrats call for Helsinki details
Trump invites Putin to United States as Democrats call for Helsinki details

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova declined to comment on Putin's reported proposal for a referendum, saying on July 20 that it was beyond her competence to comment on details of the talks between Trump and Putin. On Wednesday, Trump answered "no" to a reporter's question on whether Russian Federation was still targeting t...

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  • Salisbury poisoners had links to Putin's spy agency, police believe
Salisbury poisoners had links to Putin's spy agency, police believe

British police reportedly believe they have identified multiple Russian suspects in the assassination attempt on a former double agent and his daughter. It's understood Dawn suffered damage to her hands and face after coming into contact with a nerve agent with detectives believed to be looking at the theory it was in a perfume spray .

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  • Trump invites Putin to visit US
Trump invites Putin to visit US

The Russian ambassador was cited as saying it would also be good to organise a meeting between Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu and USA counterpart James Mattis, adding that a group of US lawmakers are also planning to visit Russia .

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  • Singapore says hackers stole 1.5 mn health records in massive cyberattack
Singapore says hackers stole 1.5 mn health records in massive cyberattack

The data taken include name, NRIC number, address, gender, race and date of birth. "The security and confidentiality of patient information is a top priority", Prime Minister Lee said Friday in a Facebook post responding to the hack. All patient records in SingHealth's IT system remain intact and there has been no disruption of healthcare servi...

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  • Trump keeps up defense of Helsinki performance
Trump keeps up defense of Helsinki performance

He has since walked back his remarks, but initially he seemed eager to accept Putin's denial of Russian interference in the 2016 American election over the United States intelligence conclusion. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., said he can "guarantee" that the Russians will interfere with the next US election. The push by conservatives for that was intr...

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  • Additional election security funding left out of bill passed Thursday
Additional election security funding left out of bill passed Thursday

The fastest any president in USA history has accrued that level of debt", Villalba wrote in a scorching editorial bluntly titled, "It's time to impeach the president". We eschew ugliness and divisiveness. Trump is no longer our leader. The controversy was inflamed anew Wednesday when Trump appeared to declare that Russian Federation was no longer...

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  • Ethiopia Eritrea first flight: Excitement mounts as families get set to reunite
Ethiopia Eritrea first flight: Excitement mounts as families get set to reunite

Speaking to The Ethiopian Herald, Economics Associate Professor at Jimma University Dr. Wondaferahu Mulugeta said that the direct flight to and from Asmara is crucial in advancing the trade and investment relations between the two countries.

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  • 14 injured in suspected knife attack on German bus
14 injured in suspected knife attack on German bus

There were conflicting reports on the number of injured people and the severity of the injuries. Earlier, police in the state of Schleswig-Holstein, where Luebeck is located, tweeted that there was a major police deployment under way in the city.

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  • Days After Summit, Russia Announced New Missile, Laser Tests
Days After Summit, Russia Announced New Missile, Laser Tests

The cruise missile is reported to have "unlimited" range. Numerous 12 previous test runs were clear failures or tested only parts of the weapon system. The War Zone's Tyler Rogaway even likened it to Russia's Iskander ballistic missile . Another new missile, the hypersonic Kinzhal, travels at ten times the speed of sound and is now undergoing t...

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  • Launch of WhatsApp payments delayed in India
Launch of WhatsApp payments delayed in India

The decision to limit forwarded messages comes after Indian Govt. threatened to sue Whatsapp , over mob lynching . Officials from WhatsApp's USA office are in India this week to meet with digital literacy organizations and civil society leaders to discuss the spate of violence that has prompted calls for control the spread of viral content on...

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  • White House: 'Threat' from Russian Federation still exists
White House: 'Threat' from Russian Federation still exists

And this afternoon, the president was asked about that by CBS news anchor Jeff Glor . Lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle have condemned Trump's positive take on Putin during Monday's post-meeting joint press conference . It also named other former US officials, including someone it described as a former intelligence officer, Russ...

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  • I’m ready to put tariffs on every import from China, Trump warns
I’m ready to put tariffs on every import from China, Trump warns

Trump has repeatedly claimed that the US has been taken advantage of by China on trade. China imports far less from the USA, buying about US$130 billion in American goods a year ago, so it doesn't have as much to leverage with tariffs, but it could use other measures to hit trade such as tightening regulatory oversight.

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  • Putin proposed eastern Ukraine vote to Trump in Helsinki
Putin proposed eastern Ukraine vote to Trump in Helsinki

Mr Putin had both criticism and praise for Mr Trump in a broad speech about Russian foreign policy. Antonov insisted that diplomatic discussions should remain discreet in order to be effective, but gave a few details of their discussions on arms control and said the summit notably made progress on U.S.

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