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Sean Spicer finally talked to Donald Trump about Russian Federation, who 'probably' interfered

The White House Press Briefings, until recently, weren't almost as strictly policed - hence Hennessy's deployment by CNN to Spicer's abode at the White House. The ban on recording devices aside, repor...

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Tax cuts for rich are part of the Senate GOP health bill

Senate bill: Planned Parenthood would face 1-year Medicaid funding freeze. US Senate Republicans have unveiled a revamped healthcare plan aimed at fulfilling President Donald Trump's ple...

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Dems acknowledge anti-Trump message falling short after Georgia loss

When Jon Ossoff launched his campaign for the Georgia congressional seat formerly held by Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, Democrats mobilized to bolster his candidacy because they b...

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Other Views: Bad day for the Democrats

Pelosi is accused of being a "toxic" House Minority Leader who is tarnishing the Democratic brand and making it hard for voters to connect with the Democratic party. "But this is something we certainl...

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Georgia Elections: Republicans outwit Democrats again

That would be very bad for the Republican Party". But for other Democrats critical of their party's leaders, Tuesday's losses resurfaced long-simmering frustrations with Pelosi's leadership and th...

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Group of Democrats meet behind closed doors to consider ousting Pelosi

Group of Democrats meet behind closed doors to consider ousting Pelosi

Pelosi, a California Democrat , has been an opponent for Republicans since she was elected as the first female House speaker in 2007. The Twitter account for Pelosi's political team soon took u...

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Senate health care bill includes deep cuts to Medicaid

People are removed from a sit-in outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's office as they protest proposed cuts to Medicaid, Thursday, June 22, 2017 on Capitol Hill in Washington . Se...

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Comey says he was sacked over Russian Federation probe, blasts 'lies'

Comey says he was sacked over Russian Federation probe, blasts 'lies'

Marco Rubio, of Florida, suggested that Comey could have informed the White House counsel that "someone needs to go tell the President that he can't do these things". "I can definitely say the preside...

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Two held in Dy Sp's lynching : JK Police

Two held in Dy Sp's lynching : JK Police

Police have recovered the body of deceased and are investigating the matter. Mirwaiz, who is the head priest of the Jamia Masjid, delivers sermons at the mosque every Friday after prayers. People n...

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At least five dead in SW Pakistan explosion

DIG Abdul Razzaq Cheema said that it was a suicide blast as per eye witnesses, however, investigation into the matter is underway. Multiple blasts killed at least 26 people and wounded dozens in t...

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Trump seizes on GOP victory in Georgia to push agenda

Trump seizes on GOP victory in Georgia to push agenda

Ossoff and his opponent, Republican Karen Handel - who won the seat on Tuesday evening with 52% of the vote - spent a combined $50 million raised from national Democratic and Republican organ...

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Over 100 buried in China landslide

The government of the province said the landslide from a mountain fell onto the village in early morning today. The incident was reportedly triggered by heavy rain around 6am local time. At least 12...

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U.S. court upholds block on Trump's travel ban

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco reviewed a March ruling by a Hawaii-based federal judge that blocked parts of Trump's order. The lawsuits by Hawaii and the Maryland challe...

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Iran launches first strikes in Syria

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei ordered weekend missile strikes on ISIS targets in Syria , Revolutionary Guards said , contradicting a previous report that they were authorised by ...

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Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver 'drenching showers' to Upstate NY

Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver 'drenching showers' to Upstate NY

Forecasters are trying to determine how many tornadoes touched down in Alabama as remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy moved north from the Gulf Coast. Tropical Storm Cindy hit Louisiana's coast at ...

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Kenneth Juster to next United States ambassador to India

Kenneth Juster to next United States ambassador to India

Juster, a lawyer from Harvard University, knows India well and was deeply involved in successful bilateral negotiations between the United States and India. "He is a known quantity". Verma was appoint...

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100 people feared buried by China landslide

The county government's website says search and rescue efforts are underway. The landslide from a mountain fell onto the village of Xinmo at about 6 a.m., burying some 40 homes, the government of ...

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Will uphold dignity of Presidency: Kovind

The election for the next President of India is to be held on July 17 as President Pranab Mukherjee will demit the office on July 24. Naidu prided himself in thinking out of the box and giving India a...

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Learning From the Georgia Special Congressional Election

President Donald Trump lauded Ms Handel's victory on Twitter as the results were announced shortly before midnight. "I certainly hope the Democrats do not force Nancy P out". "The Democrats act...

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Queen's Speech: Brexit bills dominate government agenda

Queen's Speech: Brexit bills dominate government agenda

Immigration was the centerpiece issue in the campaign to leave the European Union, and the government has promised to deliver a policy that controls the inflow. "This is yet another humiliating climbd...

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United Nations praises Ethiopia for its refugee handling

On Monday the UN Refugee Agency reported that about 65.6-million people have been displaced due to war‚ violence and persecution - an "unprecedented high". Among those refugees who managed to fl...

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Angelina Jolie Visits Refugee Girls in Kenya During United Nations Humanitarian Trip

Angelina Jolie Visits Refugee Girls in Kenya During United Nations Humanitarian Trip

Actress and United Nations refugee agency special envoy Angelina Jolie on Tuesday denounced the impunity with which rape is committed in conflict zones and the mistreatment of vulnerable women and c...

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Brussels bomber was Moroccan national aged 36

On Monday, an armed man was killed in Paris after he rammed a vehicle loaded with weapons and explosives into a police convoy on the Champs-Élysées. Barker said the incident brought memories of two ...

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John O'Mahony Bursts With Pride Over Son's Appointment To Lions Captain

John O'Mahony Bursts With Pride Over Son's Appointment To Lions Captain

Wales global Alun Wyn Jones has been preferred in the second-row and Itoje is likely to get his opportunity from the bench. Ardie Savea will move to the bench to make way for the returning Kieran R...

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Sen. Collins: Long-Awaited Health Bill is a Concern

Information for this article was contributed by Alan Fram and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar of The Associated Press; by Sean Sullivan, Juliet Eilperin, Kelsey Snell, Paige Winfield Cunningham, Elise Viebe...

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Democratic lawmaker: Pelosi is worse than Trump in some areas of

Democrats have had four opportunities to pick up seats in the U.S. House of Representatives since Donald Trump became president, and haven't been able to capitalize on any of them. Special electi...

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17 killed in Somalia restaurants attacks

17 killed in Somalia restaurants attacks

Residents reported gunshots during the night. Mogadishu ambulance services said they evacuated 26 people who were wounded in the attack. Witnesses say the whole district is now sealed off by the...

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Report Exposes Super-Secret CIA Memo on Putin

Report Exposes Super-Secret CIA Memo on Putin

At that point, the outlines of the Russian assault on the US election were increasingly apparent. A senior Obama administration official said that his team "sort of choked" when responding to r...

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Gulf crisis: Qatar's neighbors issue ultimatum, call for Al-Jazeera shutdown

Gulf crisis: Qatar's neighbors issue ultimatum, call for Al-Jazeera shutdown

The four countries have given Doha just 10 days to meet the demands, and say that the list will become void if it fails to do so. The request is one of 13 that Kuwait , acting as mediator, has se...

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At Iowa rally, Donald Trump praises Fox and attacks CNN and NBC

At Iowa rally, Donald Trump praises Fox and attacks CNN and NBC

Democrats have now lost all four opportunities to win in special elections so far this year, following earlier losses in Republican-held districts in Kansas and Montana . "We'd better take a goo...

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USA would welcome effective Syrian effort to defeat IS

Moscow's threat comes after the United States downed a Syrian government military jet on Sunday. "You've got the American forces working behind the scenes to re-establish communications with th...

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Trump Boasts About Republican Wins in Special Congressional Elections

Trump Boasts About Republican Wins in Special Congressional Elections

Seth Moulton , D-Mass. O'KEEFE: I think it's fascinating. Democrats on Tuesday also lost a special election in neighboring SC, where Republican Ralph Norman easily prevailed over Democrat A...

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Sen. Portman: Warmbier's Death 'Wake-up Call' on 'Brutal' NKorea

The service took place in the arts center, which could hold only 800 people, so many more watched on screens set up in overflow rooms. "The South Korean leader's move to take issue with North Korea...

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Pelosi Under Fire from Dem Colleagues in Wake of Georgia Loss

Pelosi Under Fire from Dem Colleagues in Wake of Georgia Loss

On Tuesday, Republican Karen Handel won a fierce, closely-watched special congressional election in Georgia , staving off a spirited challenge from Democrat Jon Ossoff . "The brand is just bad...

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May says sorry to Grenfell Tower fire victims for lack of support

May says sorry to Grenfell Tower fire victims for lack of support

Independent checks have already confirmed the materials used in four of the clad blocks are good-quality and fire retardant, and the council is expected to conclude its review by the weekend. Resident...

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Ernst: "No Comment" on Senate Health Care Bill

Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada told reporters on Friday that he will not vote for Senate Republican leadership's healthcare bill as it stands now. Conservative Republican Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky...

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N Korea denies torturing United States student Warmbier: KCNA

Warmbier's passport and jacket were on display as mourners signed a memorial book. Four years later, Young Pioneer Tours would lead USA college student Otto Warmbier on a 2015 trip to the same Pyong...

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LARRY HOGAN: GOP Health Care Plan Does Not Work for Maryland

Following the release of the proposal, protesters gathered outside Capitol Hill in Washington , while several Republican senators also seemed to echo Mr Obama's bipartisan pleas. Democrats are uni...

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At least 13 killed, 70 injured in twin blasts in Parachinar

At least 13 killed, 70 injured in twin blasts in Parachinar

A police spokesman Shahzada Farhat said the first explosion which was near the police chief's office in Quetta was powerful enough that it was heard across the city, shattering windows on nearby build...

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North Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in U.S. student's death

North Korea says it's 'biggest victim' in U.S. student's death

Trump wrote on Twitter this week, ahead of a high-level meeting of Chinese and American officials on Wednesday in Washington , signaling a harder line. The Chinese side defended Beijing's "right ...

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