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London Bridge attackers named; prime minister criticized before election

Later, the police tweeted that everyone arrested had been released without charges. The other two were named Monday by detectives as: Khuram Shazad Butt, 27 , from Barking, a British citizen wh...

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Irish police arrest two men linked to London Bridge attacker

Gardai confirmed a suspect was being held at Wexford Garda station in connection with documentation linked to Redouane under the Theft and Fraud Offences Act. Redouane married British woman Charisse A...

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Connecticut Senate passes stronger hate crimes bill unanimously

Connecticut Senate passes stronger hate crimes bill unanimously

Senate Republican President Pro Tempore Len Fasano said the bipartisan nature of the bill, "speaks to a need of having to state a position for the state of CT". He also said that trend has continued s...

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Trump's United Kingdom trip should be canceled, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan

Trump's United Kingdom trip should be canceled, says London Mayor Sadiq Khan

But this grating sidebar to a terrorist incident that targeted our closest ally in the world is simply unforced and unhelpful nonsense, no matter how you gauge it. Mrs May has said the President was "...

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Tiger Woods Reportedly 'Asleep at the Wheel' in DUI Arrest

The police report clearly backs up Woods statement that no alcohol was involved in his arrest. "I asked Woods where he was going, to which he specified he did not know. "I wish him well", Nicklaus...

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Third London Bridge Attacker named as Youssef Zaghba

The paper said Zaghba was born in Fez in Morocco and had seasonal work in a London restaurant. Corriere wrote that Zaghba was stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 when he was trying to fly to Syria ...

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Theresa May Criticizes Trump for Sparring With London Mayor

Theresa May Criticizes Trump for Sparring With London Mayor

Of course, Khan didn't do the attacking. But while she backed Khan as "doing a very good job" for London , May refused to explicitly criticise the president . Tim Farron, leader of Britain's Liber...

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Jared Kushner - Like James Comey - Has Become 'Much More Famous Than Me'

Jared Kushner - Like James Comey - Has Become 'Much More Famous Than Me'

Comey is scheduled to testify for the first time since his firing before the Senate Intelligence Committee as part of the committee's Russia-related investigation. Trump also said that Kushner would...

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Offensive against IS-held Raqqa has been long in coming

The offensive on Raqqa comes at a time when US -backed Iraqi government forces say they are close to fully liberating Mosul , the final significant IS stronghold in Iraq. He added that US-led coali...

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Siding against ally Qatar, President Trump injects United States into Arab crisis

Qatar has strenuously denied the allegations. The emir of Kuwait is mediating in the dispute and the president of Turkey has also offered to help, saying isolation and sanctions will not resolve...

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UK PM May's Conservatives on course for bigger majority

UK PM May's Conservatives on course for bigger majority

Labour's potentially improving prospects may be down in part to Jeremy Corbyn's performance, 39% of respondents in the country think he's had the best general election campaign, followed by Nicol...

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Calls for Trump state visit to be cancelled after London attack tweets

Calls for Trump state visit to be cancelled after London attack tweets

The US president then dismissed criticism that he had taken Khan's remarks out of context, accusing Khan of coming up with a " pathetic excuse" to defend himself. As Khan said he had "better things t...

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Syrian Democratic Forces, Backed by Coalition, Launch Battle to Liberate Raqqa

In a phone interview with Reuters from Syria, SDF spokesman Talal Silo said the operation started on Monday and the fighting would be "fierce because Daesh will die to defend their so-called capital...

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Trump weighs in on Qatar rift with Gulf neighbours

Some Saudi Arabian, United Arab Emirates and Bahraini banks were delaying business with Qatari banks, such as letters of credit, after their governments cut diplomatic ties and transport links with D...

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Watch Billy Eichner Ambush Strangers with the This Is Us Cast

Watch Billy Eichner Ambush Strangers with the This Is Us Cast

Now that the show has been on for over half a decade it's hard to keep things new and sometimes it might appear as though the show is more scripted than it used to be. " This Is Us! I love it", one w...

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Israeli fire kills Palestinian near Gaza border

In addition to the former prisoners, 47 Hamas activists in Gaza were affected by the reported freeze in payments, with Hamas member Ayman Daraghmeh saying Monday the funds were not received due ...

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UK Conservatives of PM May on course for bigger majority - opinium poll

UK Conservatives of PM May on course for bigger majority - opinium poll

When Mrs May called the election in April, her Conservatives led in opinion polls by 20 points or more . Dr Blackman-Woods further argued this month's election was "never called because of Brexit ...

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Environmental assessment to delay THAAD deployment in ROK

Environmental assessment to delay THAAD deployment in ROK

A Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) interceptor arrives at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, in this handout picture provided by the United States Forces Korea (USFK) and released by...

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Sadiq Khan: 'Cancel President Donald Trump's State Visit'

Attacks at the London Bridge and Borough Market kill seven and injure nearly 50. "Our city has suffered two bad terrorist attacks since I was elected as mayor - and we must do everything possible ...

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Mauritania breaks diplomatic ties with Qatar

Some 8,000 U.S. military personnel are stationed at al Udeid in Qatar, the largest USA air base in the Middle East and a staging ground for US-led strikes on the Islamic State militant group that has ...

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Father of Maute brothers nabbed

Father of Maute brothers nabbed

Cayamora Maute, a former senior official of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), was on his way to the tightly-guarded city for a medical checkup when his group was stopped at the Task Force Dava...

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BPI probing reports of unauthorized withdrawals in accounts

BPI probing reports of unauthorized withdrawals in accounts

Efforts to fix the problem were "progressing well" and the glitch was expected to be resolved within the day, the bank added in a new statement. The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) will conduct ...

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Fallen soldier's family stresses meaning of Memorial Day

Trump also recognized former USA senator and GOP presidential nominee Bob Dole , 93, who suffered lifelong injuries during World War II. President Trump spent Memorial Day paying tribute to America...

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USA tells China 'release activists probing Trump shoemaker'

USA tells China 'release activists probing Trump shoemaker'

China Labor Watch , a New York-based advocacy group, said last month one activist was arrested and two were missing after probing conditions at factories that produce shoes for the daughter of U.S. "N...

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Trump appears to take credit for Gulf nations' move against Qatar

Trump had appeared to side with Saudi Arabia and other countries against Qatar in a series of tweets Tuesday that seemed to endorse the accusation that Qatar funds terrorist groups. The crisis wi...

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Cautious Comey expected in US hearing on Trump-Russia probes

Cautious Comey expected in US hearing on Trump-Russia probes

He said the White House has "improved" its communications with surrogates, starting with the president's recent trip overseas, and frequently holds call-ins to discuss what story lines they'd like...

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Senate GOP claims progress on health care bill

Senate GOP claims progress on health care bill

Earlier, GOP senators emerged from a lunch meeting with Vice President Mike Pence claiming they were finally nearing consensus on their long-promised legislation to undo major portions of the heal...

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British police identify third London Bridge attacker

British police identify third London Bridge attacker

He has said cuts in the number of police officers have had an impact on the ability to prevent attacks. NHS England said on Monday 36 people remained in hospital, with 18 in a critical condition. Ei...

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'London attacker Khuram Shazad Butt was luring neighbourhool children to radical Islam'

'London attacker Khuram Shazad Butt was luring neighbourhool children to radical Islam'

In the documentary, Butt can be seen praying in a London park. Neighbors described Butt as an avid weightlifter and Transport for London confirmed he worked for London Underground in customer ...

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Trump renews Khan attack despite May comments

Trump renews Khan attack despite May comments

Trump's tweet renews his mischaracterization of Khan's statement to London residents following a vehicle and knife attack that left seven people dead and dozens injured. "It is time for steady, det...

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Timeline: How Trump's relationship with the London mayor grew so heated

Timeline: How Trump's relationship with the London mayor grew so heated

Later, the mayor's spokesman said he was too busy to respond to Trump's "ill-informed" tweet . Trump has never liked him for those qualities. Trump, in the aftermath of an attack in San Bernardin...

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Trump asked National Intelligence head Coats to intervene in Comey's Russian Federation probe

Trump asked National Intelligence head Coats to intervene in Comey's Russian Federation probe

On Tuesday, Trump simply said he wished Comey "good luck". Since Mr Comey's sacking, allies of Mr Trump and Mr Comey have traded competing narratives about their interactions. The dismissal - a stun...

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Tuipulotu to miss Blues match vs Lions after lateness

We are hoping for some good weather and are expecting a tough, fast and open game of rugby". "The one thing the players have really enjoyed is rugby chaos, it's very unstructured". "I spoke to Johnny ...

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U.S. governors, mayors, businesses, commit to Paris climate pact goals

U.S. governors, mayors, businesses, commit to Paris climate pact goals

While announcing USA withdrawal from Paris agreement , President Donald Trump on June 1 had said India had made its participation in the agreement "contingent on receiving billions and billions a...

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Trump's trade negotiator makes debut at APEC talks

Trump's trade negotiator makes debut at APEC talks

On the sidelines of the meeting, the 11 remaining countries of the TPP agreed to explore how they could move ahead without the United States - partly in the hope that Washington would reconsider leavi...

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Feds arrest NSA contractor in leak of top secret Russian Federation document

Winner, who's an Air Force veteran and speaks Pashto and Dari, followed Snowden and WikiLeaks on Twitter, among "rogue" accounts that showed their disapproval of President Trump. Two days later, the F...

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Afghan leader issues ultimatum to Taliban as bombing toll tops 150

The conference - named the "Kabul Process on Peace and Security Cooperation" - was attended by representatives from 26 countries and global organizations. The blast was the latest in a long line of at...

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Afghanistan bombing death toll tops 150

Russian Federation should be told that any end to USA sanctions will depend on it not supporting the Taliban , and the United States should reach out to China to make it clear that Chinese cooperatio...

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Clashes between police and protesters turn violent in Brasilia

A demonstrator clashes with a police officer during an anti-government protest in Brasilia , Brazil, Wednesday, May 24, 2017. In order to help rebuild support among legislators and their constituen...

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What is spear-phishing, Russia's alleged voter hacking technique?

What is spear-phishing, Russia's alleged voter hacking technique?

Beyond a classified briefing for the Senate Rules Committee, which oversees elections issues, Klobuchar said she wants more information about the attempted hacking of elections systems to be made pu...

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