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'We are under siege,' Trump tells religious right group as Comey testifies

'We are under siege,' Trump tells religious right group as Comey testifies

Here are five takeaways from his blockbuster testimony . Angus King (I-Maine) questioned Comey about one of his conversations with Donald Trump . "As long as I'm president, no one is going to st...

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United States suspects Russian Federation planted fake news behind Qatar crisis

Other countries that have taken similar action against Qatar are Yemen, Maldives and Mauritius. "Considering the outbreak of tension in Qatar's relations with (other) Arab states, it is possible (fo...

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Comey Says Trump Fired Him To Undermine FBI's Russia Investigation

After Comey's firing, Mueller was named to a special counsel role in which he will investigate the possible connection between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation. That includes former national ...

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Qatar Airways Responds To Concerns Over Diplomatic Crisis In Region

Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir. In a statement in the state-run Saudi Press Agency on Monday, the Culture and Media Ministry announced it withdrew Al-Jazeera's operating license ...

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Britons Voting In Nationwide Elections Following Series Of Terror Attacks

Headline rates for sterling hit two-week highs in morning trade in London after polling organisations' last surveys before voting showed Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives on course for vi...

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ISIS kills more than 200 civilians, United Nations says, citing 'credible reports'

ISIS kills more than 200 civilians, United Nations says, citing 'credible reports'

The expected battle involving Iraqi and US-led coalition forces against the Islamic State (also known as ISIS ) in west Mosul's Old City poses a considerable threat to civilians and civilian ob...

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Macron says was ready for "moment of truth" with Trump in handshake

Trump and Macron squeezed each other so tight during a handshake at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday that their knuckles turned white. Macron shared the clip of ...

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UK general election kicks off: Here are some choicest picks

Viraj Patel gives his forecast for where the British Pound might go on the prospect of a hung parliament. According to the "Punk-powered" poll , Theresa May will be packing her bags tomorrow, as ...

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Three men arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences

Three men arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences

Within minutes, the attackers are shot dead and another police vehicle arrives as people are seen running for their lives. The Glastonbury music and arts festival starts this month. The fallout from t...

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North Korea blasts Trump as 'silly,' 'ignorant' over Paris Agreement withdrawal

Mr Trump's decision to withdraw the USA means that it joins only two other countries who stand outside it. Withdrawing from The Paris Climate Agreement is a major step back for America's global le...

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Billy Joe Saunders bout cancelled after Avtandil Khurtsidze arrest

Billy Joe Saunders bout cancelled after Avtandil Khurtsidze arrest

The World title bout was scheduled for July 8 at London's Copper Box Arena. Acting Manhattan U.S. Attorney Joon H. Kim released a statement about the wide-ranging allegations against the group. On W...

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Former Chancellor Osborne says exit poll 'catastrophic' if true

Former Chancellor Osborne says exit poll 'catastrophic' if true

Security was high as millions of voters cast their ballots in polling stations ranging from schools and public buildings to churches, pubs and even a windmill and a launderette. That said, security wa...

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Megyn Kelly Criticized for Vladimir Putin Interview as He Denies Hacking

Megyn Kelly Criticized for Vladimir Putin Interview as He Denies Hacking

A retired US Army lieutenant-general, former director of the Defence Intelligence Agency, and briefly President Donald Trump's national security adviser, Mr Flynn was paid US$45,000 (S$62,000) to spea...

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UK exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority

UK exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority

The SNP were projected to win 32 seats, down from 56 in 2015, and the Liberal Democrats may get 13, up from 8, the exit poll showed. However, in reality the winning threshold is 323, as MPs from...

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Here are the top revelations from Comey's testimony

He expressed confidence that the circumstances of his firing, and Trump's overall behavior toward him, could be investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice . "I...

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Netanyahu: Israel Must Keep Military Control of Jordan Valley

Arab governments that had gone to war to prevent Israel's creation still expected to someday erase it from the map. Egypt's Nasser hoped his message of pan-Arab nationalism would galvanize the Arab ...

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Did Comey's testimony support an obstruction of justice charge?

Comey recalled having nine one-on-one conversations with the president in just four months, one in which he says the president asked him for a pledge of loyalty. Again, I didn't know that at the time...

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Why James Comey leaked information to press

Why James Comey leaked information to press

Comey told the Senate committee that he hoped the leak would lead to the appointment of a special counsel. The reporter who wrote the first "Comey memo" story, Michael Schmidt of The New York Times...

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Former Alabama RB Trent Richardson has domestic violence charges dismissed

Eric Guster, one of the National Football League player's lawyers, confirmed the dismissal and made a brief statement. Although he was charged with third degree domestic abuse, his attorneys maintaine...

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Trump's tweets are White House documents Spicer says

It's hard to determine how seriously to take the president's tweets . A majority of people who voted for President Donald Trump want someone in the White House to get the boot (and, no, we're not...

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Comey said not to "cherry pick" his statements. Trump's lawyer ignored him

Former FBI Director James Comey reacts during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, June 8, 2017 , in Washington . "I was honestly concerned that he might lie about ...

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Ryan on Trump's meetings with Comey: 'He's just new to this'

Republicans and Trump's own lawyer seized on Comey's confirmation, in his written testimony, of Trump's claim that Comey had told him three times the president was not directly under investigation. Du...

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United Kingdom exit poll suggests PM Theresa May's election gamble has backfired

People on Facebook shared more stories about fox hunting than about Brexit over the course of the general election campaign, according to an analysis of the most shared issues since the vote was calle...

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Exit poll shows Conservatives to lose majority in election

Exit poll shows Conservatives to lose majority in election

Those negotiations could now take on a very different approach. The exit poll suggests the Tories could win 314 seats, Labour will win 266 seats, the Lib Dems at 14 and the Scottish national Part...

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May's election gamble flops as United Kingdom is headed for hung parliament

May's election gamble flops as United Kingdom is headed for hung parliament

An exit poll after Thursday's general election forecast that May would lose her overall majority after calling an election that she meant to strength her grip on parliament. She would, the reasoning...

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United Kingdom exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority

United Kingdom exit poll: Conservatives may fall short of majority

An updated BBC forecast predicted May's Conservatives would win 318 of the 650 seats, eight short of a majority, while Corbyn's left-wing Labour would take 267 - producing a "hung parliament" and pote...

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Eiffel Tower lights out for Iran attacks

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif responded that such "repugnant" statements are rejected by the Iranian people, adding that "terror-sponsoring despots threaten to bring the fight to ...

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Three terror suspects arrested in London

The fallout from the second deadly terrorist attack in England in as many weeks continued Wednesday night. Of these, 32 are still being treated, 15 are in critical condition. He was then stopped f...

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Champions Trophy: SA opt to bat against Pak

Champions Trophy: SA opt to bat against Pak

But to see off the world's number one ranked one-day side on Wednesday, Pakistan will have to deliver a much-improved performance, starting with a batting line-up that was bowled out by India for ...

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N.Ireland's DUP says could help Britain's May reach majority

We will talk to whoever is the largest party, it looks like the Conservatives. We want to see Brexit work, and or course for Northern Ireland we want to see the Union strengthened and the Conservati...

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Jesse Ventura Heads Back To Russian TV

Jesse Ventura Heads Back To Russian TV

It's expected to being airing soon on RT America , the Washington arm of the global network RT. Ventura says he lost health insurance with the Screen Actors Guild union previous year because he w...

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How will the UK election work?

Polls open at 7am and won't close until 10pm. It's at this time the United Kingdom will get a potential glimpse of who its next leader will be. The code of practice is contained in more detailed ele...

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Woman in security leak case to stay jailed

Woman in security leak case to stay jailed

Winner's mother, Billie Winner-Davis, told The Associated Press in an interview Wednesday she fears prosecutors will try to make an example of her daughter to show that they're not "going to tolerat...

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Hot Stocks Among Investors: CBOE Holdings, Inc. (CBOE), Baytex Energy Corp. (BTE)

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Currently, 10.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Bill Barrett Corp. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 2...

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UAE postal service halts services to embattled Qatar

Confidence Qatar's state finances is tumbling in the wake of a diplomatic row that has seen neighbouring states such as Saudi Arabia and Bahrain cut ties. Riyadh denied any involvement. "We have...

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Authorities ID suspect in Emeryville apartment building fire

Authorities ID suspect in Emeryville apartment building fire

Snyder said. Authorities didn't name the biker as a suspect in the first fire or suggest a motive for the arson attacks. The May 13 fire was the second at the development. Developer Rick Holliday ha...

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Trump suggests Iran shares some blame for terror attacks

President Barack Obama removed the fourth country, Cuba, from the list during his tenure, despite the Castro regime's continued support for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) and Hezbol...

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Third London attacker said to have been flagged to United Kingdom police

He was, however, placed on a Europe-wide watch list making it hard for him to travel to Syria . The announcement came as United Kingdom authorities faced new questions over how one of the London...

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US government: 2 men charged with plotting terror attacks

US government: 2 men charged with plotting terror attacks

He was arrested that day in Livonia for "providing, attempting and conspiring to provide material to support Hezbollah; receiving and conspiring to receive military-type training from Hezbollah; u...

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Bodies and Plane Debris Found 24 Hours After Myanmar Plane Crash

Bodies and Plane Debris Found 24 Hours After Myanmar Plane Crash

A military officer said strong currents has made it hard for boats to reach the shore, so numerous bodies may have to be airlifted to land. By nightfall Thursday, the bodies of 31 people — 21 women,...

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