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UK Government Defends DUP Deal Amid Accusations Of Bias

UK Government Defends DUP Deal Amid Accusations Of Bias

It has run successfully - if under some strain because of historical tensions between the two parties - until the resignation of McGuinness , January 9, 2017, over a row between the two parties over ...

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EU to launch action against 3 countries over refugee plan

The Commission will now send Poland, the Czech Republic and Hungary an official letter asking them to accept the quotas of migrants allocated to them. Szijjarto on Tuesday said the infringements again...

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Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidante

Former President Richard Nixon's attempt to remove a special prosecutor during his tenure led to the resignations of two top Justice Department officials amid the Watergate scandal. Former House Speak...

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Defiant Theresa May vows to stay on despite UK election blow

May said Brexit talks would begin on June 19 as scheduled, the same day the British parliament is due to reconvene. "If the governing party, which is a strong supporter of Israel, loses so much...

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95-year-old man gifted new air conditioner by Texas police officers

95-year-old man gifted new air conditioner by Texas police officers

He woke up sweating Thursday when it stopped working. "I talked to my partner and I talked to the gentleman and said, 'Look, we're going to help you out". "He was actually really excited", Margolis ...

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Deliberations continue in trial of Officer Jeronimo Yanez

St. Anthony Police Department officer Jeronimo Yanez , who was charged with second-degree manslaughter, was covered nationally and led to weeks of protests in St. Officers direct Reynolds out of th...

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Trump clings to coal as worldwide demand plummets

Trump clings to coal as worldwide demand plummets

WASHINGTON (AP) - Market demand for the dirtiest of fossil fuels is plummeting worldwide, according to industry data published Tuesday, even as President Donald Trump has made reviving the long-strugg...

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Trump tweet brands ex-FBI chief Comey a coward over 'leaks'

Asked if he had taped their conversations, as he implied in a threatening tweet shortly after he fired Comey, Trump said he would reveal that answer soon. The investigation was still ongoing when ...

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Talks between Theresa May and DUP 'going well'

Mrs May's authority has been severely diminished after a disastrous general election which saw her lose her Commons majority and a deal with the DUP looks vital for the continuation of Tory rule. DUP ...

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North Korea releases US citizen Otto Warmbier

In 2014 , Rodman arranged a basketball game with other former NBA players and North Koreans and regaled leader Kim with a rendition of "Happy Birthday". U.S. Senator Rob Portman of OH said: "Otto's de...

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British cabinet discussed DUP talks

The meeting came shortly after it was revealed that the State Opening of Parliament could be delayed beyond its scheduled date of June 19 by ongoing negotiations with the DUP to prop up her minority a...

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Hungary passes bill regulating foreign-funded NGOs

Hungary passes bill regulating foreign-funded NGOs

They will also have to use the label "foreign-supported organisation" on their websites , press releases and other publications. Yesterday, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed his government wo...

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United Kingdom election: The end of austerity?

Even if she stays, it'll be tougher for her to get things done. The Conservatives lost a dozen seats and have to rely on an understanding with the ten-strong Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) from No...

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Montana's Gianforte pleads guilty, receives no jail time for assaulting reporter

Montana's Gianforte pleads guilty, receives no jail time for assaulting reporter

Rather than subject the Congressman to four whole days in jail (the agony), he cut the sentence entirely. Montana's newly elected congressman pleaded guilty today to assaulting a journalist. "...

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Palestinian Ex-Prisoners Say Salaries Suspended In Bid To 'Appease' US

During his recent visit to Jerusalem and Bethlehem, US president Donald Trump promised the "mother of all deals" to resolve the conflict without specifying how this would be achieved. The Anti-Defama...

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British leader holds alliance talks with Northern Ireland party chief

Macron and May are also expected to discuss the need for closer cooperation at the European level to fight terrorism, which they discussed at the Group of Seven meeting Italy and at a North Atlantic T...

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Turkey's Erdogan urges lifting of blockade against Qatar

Turkey's Erdogan urges lifting of blockade against Qatar

Qatar's Al Udeid Air Base is home to more than 11,000 United States and coalition forces and an important base for the fight against IS. The escalation came two weeks after the website of Qatar's of...

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John Major says Tory-DUP deal could threaten Northern Irish peace process

John Major says Tory-DUP deal could threaten Northern Irish peace process

Sources said that the DUP's blueprint for an alliance with the Conservative Party was based on a document that the Unionist party drew up before the 2015 general election when it expected to be holdin...

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Seven suspects arrested over alleged links with twin attacks in Tehran

Seven suspects arrested over alleged links with twin attacks in Tehran

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday called the USA the "source" of instability in the Middle East and said it was responsible for the creation of the Islamic State terror group....

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Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

Nothing will ever take away the joy last year's title provided Cavaliers fans, but the team's first title may have inadvertently set up what looks to be an unstoppable dynasty for the foreseeable fu...

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Comey testimony hits hard, but it's no knock out punch

The Comey testimony was, at the very least, a stinging portrayal of a president who doesn't understand or evidently much care how our government is supposed to work. Meanwhile, storm clouds are ga...

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Theresa May 'sorry' for Tory MPs who lost their seats

Instead, she has left Britain's government ranks in disarray, days before the divorce negotiations are due to start on June 19. Britain's best-selling Sun newspaper said senior members of her ...

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Theresa May to form new government with DUP support

Theresa May to form new government with DUP support

The details of the agreement "will be put forward for discussion and agreement" at a cabinet meeting on Monday, a day before the new parliament meets, the spokesman said. The Conservatives remained ...

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Comey should get his story straight on Clinton, Trump: Susan Shelley

The day after Flynn resigned, the president allegedly warned Comey, "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go. My primary consultant is myself, and I have, you know, I...

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Senators condemn NK treatment of US student

At a press conference before his trial, a sobbing Warmbier said he had made "the worst mistake of my life" and pleaded to be released. "It's our understanding he hasn't landed yet". Previous detainees...

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Trump Sets Obstruction Of Justice Terms: It's His Credibility Against Comey's

Trump tweeted early Friday that he feels vindicated by Comey's testimony . A group of House conservatives discussed taxes and the budget, with no reference to Comey or the federal investigations in...

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Wholesale prices were flat in May

Wholesale prices were flat in May

The Labor Department index via the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) showed final demand prices for services rose 0.3% but for goods fell 0.5%. In the 12 months through May the PPI increased 2.4 perc...

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Northern Irish DUP leaders arrive for talks with UK PM May

Northern Irish DUP leaders arrive for talks with UK PM May

Foreign minister Boris Johnson, who was reported by British media to be lining up a leadership bid, insisted May should stay. As the Conservative Party digested the loss of its majority in last we...

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Theresa May Just Cracked a Pretty Good Joke About Her Election Disaster

Theresa May Just Cracked a Pretty Good Joke About Her Election Disaster

Instead, the election stripped May of her majority and obliterated her political authority. On Brexit, Mrs May said she "wants to try to bring the country with her, and the whole Conservative party...

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Hundreds of thousands flee as cyclone batters Bangladesh

The islands are a few miles from the Myanmar border, and camps set up in Cox's Bazar had provided refuge for about 200,000 Rohingyas Muslims from Myanmar. Bangladesh is often hit by storms between Apr...

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Deputy AG wouldn't fire Mueller if unlawful

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is also testifying on Capitol Hill today, in the House and Senate appropriations committees. Laura Ingraham appeared on Fox & Friends Tuesday morning to deri...

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Israel considers closing Al-Jazeera

Israel considers closing Al-Jazeera

In response to reports that the Israeli government is considering a move to shut down the Al Jazeera news bureau in Yerushalayim , the Qatari network has threatened to take its case to the High Cou...

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Global reaction to British election

Global reaction to British election

She also thought she could marshal the nationalism reflected in Britain's vote to leave the European Union by adding the far-right votes of the UK Independence Party to Conservative totals. European P...

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Hate crimes on the rise in Canada, Muslims targeted: StatsCan

Hate crimes reported in Canada rose slightly in 2015, driven mainly by incidents targeting Muslims, Arabs and West Asians, say official figures. For the year, police reported 1,362 criminal incidents ...

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Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 9, 2017

On Thursday, the former FBI director told the upper chamber that Trump had demanded his personal loyalty - and then asked him to demonstrate that loyalty, by dropping the FBI's investigation int...

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South Korea pitches World Cup with North Korea, Japan and China

The drone had taken photos of a golf course in Seongju, North Gyeongsang, where the Thaad batteries is partially installed. The drone was found at a South Korean border town last Friday and South Ko...

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Attorney General Jeff Sessions says travel ban needed for security

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says travel ban needed for security

The three judge panel acknowledged the president's ability to oversee immigration policy, but noted in their opinion that "immigration, even for the president, is not a one-person show". In refusing...

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France's Macron calls talks with Putin frank

France's Macron calls talks with Putin frank

After talks with Putin at the Palace of Versailles that ran far longer than planned on Monday, Macron said the use of chemical weapons in Syria was a "red line" for France. We are convinced that h...

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Outside probe clears police chief in Miss Black Texas arrest

Outside probe clears police chief in Miss Black Texas arrest

Commerce senior said she was going to Wal-Mart when she came across an irate motorist who followed her into the parking lot. But she later acknowledged that the other driver might not have been Crews....

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Merkel assumes UK to stick with its Brexit plan

Merkel assumes UK to stick with its Brexit plan

Many senior Conservatives say May should stay, for now, to provide stability . United Kingdom voters failed to deliver a widely expected parliamentary majority for the Conservative party in Thu...

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