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Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

Collins said that she supported issuing a subpoena to obtain the tapes if they exist, but noted that it would probably come from special counsel Robert Mueller , who is leading an independent investi...

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Irish PM expresses concern over May's proposed DUP deal

Irish prime minister Enda Kenny expressed concern today that a proposed alliance between Britain's ruling Conservatives and Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) could pose a "challenge" ...

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Iran comes to Qatar's rescue, sends planes of food

The country is trying to mediate a solution to the worst regional crisis in years. There are more than 11,000 citizens from Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain resident in Qatar , three quart...

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Varadkar secures Fine Gael leadership

Although Mr Varadkar is seen as slightly liberal due to his campaigning on the same-sex marriage referendum, he has been criticised for his hardline approach as Minister of Social Protection. If confi...

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US and Russia call for dialogue over Qatar-GCC dispute

The three countries have allocated hotlines to receive such cases, in order to take the right decision about each case. On Sunday, Qatar said that the 11,000 citizens of those countries that have ...

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Kuwait: Qatar ready to heal Gulf rift

Kuwait: Qatar ready to heal Gulf rift

Saudi Arabia said its action followed the conclusions of last month's Arab Islamic American Summit in Riyadh, where Trump delivered a speech about Islamic extremism. Kuwait's foreign minister, Sheik...

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U.S. calls on Arab states to ease Qatar blockade as crisis deepens

U.S. calls on Arab states to ease Qatar blockade as crisis deepens

But Mr Trump said that he, Mr Tillerson and military leaders decided during his trip to Saudi Arabia last month that a public rebuke was needed. Mr Tillerson said the blockade was having human...

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Erdogan approves bill to deploy troops to Qatar

Erdogan approves bill to deploy troops to Qatar

Late on Thursday, Erdogan's office said he had approved legislation on deploying Turkish troops to Qatar, which hosts a Turkish military base, in an apparent sign of support for the its Arab ally faci...

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Donald Trump 'backing deadly ISIS jihadis carrying out terror attacks' - shock claims

Iran was rocked by a deadly terror attack on Wednesday which struck in the country's capital, Tehran. The terrorists went to the fourth floor and stayed there and the IRGC forces immediately moved ...

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UK's Johnson denies plot to topple May amid scramble for coalition deal

Mrs May is looking to secure the DUP's support. Former party leaders have warned any immediate leadership challenge would be too disruptive, but most commentators believe May can not survive in the ...

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Israel PM wants UN's Palestinian refugee agency closed

The U.S. was the biggest donor to UNRWA past year. On Wednesday, Netanyahu said he told Nikki Haley , the US ambassador to the United Nations , during a visit to Israel, that it was time for the...

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U.S. says anti-missile defense capability outpacing long-range missile threats

U.S. says anti-missile defense capability outpacing long-range missile threats

An rocket created to intercept an intercontinental ballistic missiles is launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Calif. on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. "The program comprises command-and-control faci...

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Shun political correctness, implement travel ban

And pushing back against lower courts that have identified Mr. Trump's policy as a "Muslim ban", the states said that's a striking misreading of the president's orders. Meanwhile on Monday, White ...

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United Kingdom prime minister makes Cabinet appointments

The result was a personal humiliation for Mrs May who called the election three years before she had to to bolster her position in Parliament as she embarked on the negotiations on Britain's withdrawa...

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Theresa May struggles to keep her job after a disastrous snap election

She is seeking a so-called confidence and supply deal, which would involve the DUP supporting the Conservatives on key votes but not joining a formal coalition. "I think we'll know very shortly". ...

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Arab nations add names to terror list amid dispute with Qatar

Western officials long have accused Qatar's government of allowing or even encouraging the funding of some Sunni extremists, and the Qatari government has openly supported the Palestinian militant gro...

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Macron's takeover of French politics is all but complete

With 94 percent of votes counted, Macron's camp was comfortably leading with more than 32 percent - putting it well ahead of all opponents going into the decisive second round of voting next Sunday fo...

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'Mastermind' of Tehran terrorist attacks killed by Iranian security forces

'Mastermind' of Tehran terrorist attacks killed by Iranian security forces

Two guards, ten government staffers and five civilians were killed in the Wednesday attacks which targeted the country's parliament and shrine of the late founder of Iran, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini....

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'Positive talks' between Conservatives and DUP over power deal

However, Johnson shocked British politics by pulling out of the race during a speech where he was widely expected to announce his candidacy for the leadership. The Conservatives now plan to reach a so...

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USA spy planes help Philippine troops quell siege

USA spy planes help Philippine troops quell siege

About 30-40 militants used civilians as human shields, making it hard for troops to operate, and also positioned themselves in the city's many mosques. At least 21 civilians have been killed, includin...

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Britain's May agrees outline deal with DUP for support

May's office said on Saturday principles of an agreement had been reached but the two sides later clarified that they were still talking. The DUP, whose 10 seats would allow the government to get ...

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Pittsburgh Penguins win 2017 Stanley Cup

A win for Nashville forces a #Game 7 of this series and keeps hope alive for the team's first-ever NHL Championship. Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. While the Predators were making the first ...

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French elections: President Macron's party set for huge parliamentary majority

The conservative Republicans are projected to win 16 percent of the vote, while the far-left party of Jean-Luc Melenchon is set to pick up roughly 10 percent. His fledgling Republic on the Move! -...

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New UK election only alternative to deal with DUP

New UK election only alternative to deal with DUP

May called the snap vote in a bid to strengthen her mandate ahead of exit talks with the European Union . Prime Minister Theresa May's party fell short of an overall majority following Thursday's...

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Trump accuses Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

Mr Comey admitted in his sworn testimony that he had asked a friend to leak notes he kept detailing his meetings with Mr Trump to a reporter. "My judgement was, I need to get that out into the publi...

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Tottering May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle

Tottering May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle

In the big book of political blunders, Theresa May's decision to hold a snap election to solidify her Brexit mandate will rank among the most memorable - and the most unnecessary. "As I reflect on...

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NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 6 Betting Preview: Penguins at Predators

NHL Stanley Cup Final Game 6 Betting Preview: Penguins at Predators

It happens every 12 years or so; the removed bands go into the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto. The Predators host Game 6 on Sunday evening at the same time that the annual CMA Music Festival hol...

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Voters pick party nominees in state legislative races

Murphy won the primary and will face New Jersey Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno , who won the Republican primary. New Jersey has closed primary elections, meaning more than 40% of the electorate - includi...

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Qatar diplomatic crisis: Amnesty bemoans human rights cost on Gulf nation's isolation

Almost a week after Saudi Arabia and several of its allies severed ties with Qatar in an unprecedented Gulf diplomatic crisis, there were no signs of the bitter dispute being resolved. In a statem...

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Theresa May faces ousting after UK election shock

Theresa May faces ousting after UK election shock

Some members of Parliament in May's Tory party and the rival Labour Party favor a softer Brexit , in which the United Kingdom might maintain a much closer relationship with the EU. We want to e...

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Tehran terror attacks' mastermind killed by security forces

Tehran terror attacks' mastermind killed by security forces

The militant group's Amaq news agency released a video on Thursday evening showing what it claimed was a message from the Tehran attackers. Amir Abdollahian further referred to comments made by Saud...

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DUP deal threatens Northern Ireland peace, says former negotiator

DUP deal threatens Northern Ireland peace, says former negotiator

It resulted in a surprise election victory for Edward Heath's Conservative party , defeating Harold Wilson's Labour party. Johnson tweeted that an article in the Mail on Sunday newspaper headli...

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Sigmar Gabriel: Gulf crisis could lead to war

Qatar said Friday that U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke to its foreign minister and discussed the crisis, without offering specifics. "All Qatari banks will struggle for liquidity and wil...

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Corbyn to push forward plan for far-left government

Corbyn to push forward plan for far-left government

Prime Minister Theresa May had sent Gavin Williamson, her chief whip, to Belfast to lead talks with the party's officials. DUP Leader Arlene Foster recently denied the party was homophobic. The resi...

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EU ready to start Brexit talks, says Angela Merkel

EU ready to start Brexit talks, says Angela Merkel

But rumors swirled of plots to oust May. "I don't think Theresa May and this government have any credibility", he said. "Let's get on with the job", he said. Party leader Arlene Foster declared it...

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Rajnath hopes United States will rethink on Paris accord withdrawal

Former New York mayor Mike Bloomberg who leads the group said in a statement that American society remains committed to achieving the emission reductions it pledged to make in Paris in 2015. Last ...

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Pound dives as Britain thrown into uncertainty by shock vote

Pound dives as Britain thrown into uncertainty by shock vote

But Brexit talks - which are due to start in 10 day's time - could be delayed and the Prime Minister's personal authority undermined by the shock result. "The prime minister has spoken with me this ...

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Morocco Offers Helping Hand in Mediating Qatar Crisis

Morocco Offers Helping Hand in Mediating Qatar Crisis

Saudi Arabia and its allies have tried to isolate Qatar over its alleged support of militant groups and ties to Iran . Qatar has denied it backs terrorists and accuses the Saudis of seeking to domina...

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AG Sessions to Testify Before Senate Intel Committee on Tuesday

In a letter on Saturday to Senator Richard Shelby, Mr Sessions said he had been scheduled to discuss the Justice Department budget before House and Senate Appropriations subcommittees but that it had ...

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Molotov Cocktails and 7.5 Tonne Lorry: London Attack Could Have Been Worse

Molotov Cocktails and 7.5 Tonne Lorry: London Attack Could Have Been Worse

They also discovered equipment for making petrol bombs, plastic bottles and duct tape for constructing fake suicide bomb belts, and an ID card for Redouane. The Met also issued photographs of the hi...

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