• Trump Says He Should Have Gone to Arlington Cemetery on Veterans Day
Trump Says He Should Have Gone to Arlington Cemetery on Veterans Day

Trump told Wallace he was unaware of Whitaker's past remarks about the Mueller investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation when he appointed Whitaker to replace Jeff Sessions at the Department of Justice.

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  • North Korea Brags About New 'Ultramodern' Weapons Test
North Korea Brags About New 'Ultramodern' Weapons Test

Kim has met South Korean President Moon Jae-in three times since April and a fourth summit is planned. The U.S. earlier this month abruptly delayed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's high-level talk on denuclearization with a top North Korean official in New York City, citing scheduling as the issue but not saying when the meeting would be resc...

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  • Netanyahu says new elections would be 'irresponsible'
Netanyahu says new elections would be 'irresponsible'

Netanyahu's defense minister, Avigdor Lieberman, resigned in protest. His resignation left the coalition with 61 members in the 120-seat parliament, making it likely to collapse if another party decides to quit. An Israeli website known for its close links to the regime's military intelligence services has admitted that the Palestinian resistance...

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  • Saudi king backs son amid furore over Khashoggi murder
Saudi king backs son amid furore over Khashoggi murder

Some U.S. officials, including CIA Director Gina Haspel, have been given access to the recordings , the sources said . Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has kept global pressure mounting on the kingdom, is expected to attend. Saudi Arabia leads a coalition of Arab countries that has waged war against the Houthis since March 2015, but ...

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  • Seth Moulton's drive to thwart Nancy Pelosi hitting dead end
Seth Moulton's drive to thwart Nancy Pelosi hitting dead end

Kathleen Rice of NY and California's Linda Sanchez. He was not among those who signed Monday's opposition letter . Also, according to several House Democratic aides, a number of Pelosi opponents who are not signatories to the letter still played a role in drafting its language - which stops short of promising to vote against Pelosi and vows in...

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  • Macron says no comment on Trump's tweet attack
Macron says no comment on Trump's tweet attack

This ally, with whom we take all the risks with which we carry out most complicated operations. His reaction was the strongest yet by the French government to Trump's astonishing attack on Macron , which came two days after he was the French leader's guest at World War I centenary commemorations in Paris .

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  • Trump says he answered written questions in Mueller probe
Trump says he answered written questions in Mueller probe

Trump on Friday insisted: "My lawyers don't write answers, I write answers". Trump ended months of speculation on whether he would respond to questions from the special counsel, who is investigating whether the president's 2016 election campaign colluded with Russians and if Trump illegally obstructed the probe.

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  • Stacey Abrams Acknowledges Brain Kemp Will Win Georgia Governor's Race
Stacey Abrams Acknowledges Brain Kemp Will Win Georgia Governor's Race

The Kemp campaign blasted Abrams potential legal fight this week; calling the move a "publicity stunt" and a "ridiculous temper tantrum". Abrams made her announcement as the state became eligible to certify the election results, and it left Kemp, whose brash allegiance to hard-line conservatism made him an object of national fascination and sco...

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  • China outlining potential trade concessions
China outlining potential trade concessions

Trump has imposed tariffs on $250 billion worth of Chinese imports to force concessions on a list of demands that would change the terms of trade between the two countries. "But at some point, I think that we are doing extremely well with respect to China", Trump said. One of the sources briefed on China's response said it reiterated pledges X...

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  • California congressman says Trump 'needs to listen to the experts' on fires
California congressman says Trump 'needs to listen to the experts' on fires

He added that he was surprised to see images of firefighters removing dried brush near a fire. Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea told reporters the number of people unaccounted for had soared, from 631 to 1,011, in 24 hours as authorities received more reports of people missing, and after earlier emergency calls were reviewed.

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  • Hamas chief warns Israel not to wage offensive on Gaza
Hamas chief warns Israel not to wage offensive on Gaza

Instead, Netanyahu himself will serve as acting defense minister for the time being, in addition to his duties as prime minister and acting foreign minister. A spokesperson for Deri issued a statement, saying Deri told Netanyahu in a meeting that in the wake of Kahlon's announcement, the coalition's partners should find an agreed date for early ele...

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  • White House must return CNN's Jim Acosta's credential: Judge
White House must return CNN's Jim Acosta's credential: Judge

That argument may have been on Judge Kelly's mind when he asked CNN's attorney, Theodore J. Boutrous Jr., why the White House would decide to take action against Acosta now. A group of prominent news organizations have expressed support for CNN's lawsuit, including CNN competitor Fox News, which frequently provides favorable news coverage of ...

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  • Ex-Clinton aide: Hillary will run again in 2020
Ex-Clinton aide: Hillary will run again in 2020

Philippe Reines , another of Clinton's longtime advisesr, told the Hill that Hillary is "more likely to win Powerball" than become president. Mrs. This, they believe, will set her apart from her three moderate incarnations of the past. The new version of Clinton, however, has learned from all these mistakes.

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  • Facebook will create a new 'independent body' to moderate content
Facebook will create a new 'independent body' to moderate content

The report claims the company hired a PR firm to shift negative media attention onto rival tech companies, had prior knowledge of Russian interference in the USA presidential election and told its management team members to boycott their iPhones after Apple boss Tim Cook made a disparaging remark about the platform.

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  • Trump Rages at Mueller Probe: 'Total Mess...Nuts...Screaming...Shouting...Threatening...Disgrace...'
Trump Rages at Mueller Probe: 'Total Mess...Nuts...Screaming...Shouting...Threatening...Disgrace...'

US President Donald Trump on Thursday launched a fresh attack on the Russian Federation investigation, branding it a "disgrace to our Nation" a week after he fired his attorney general, raising questions about the probe's future. A Justice Department spokeswoman said earlier this week that Whitaker will follow Justice Department protocols and...

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  • Turkey repeats call for Saudi Arabia to hand over suspected Khashoggi assassins
Turkey repeats call for Saudi Arabia to hand over suspected Khashoggi assassins

A retired four-star general is President Donald Trump's pick to be the new US ambassador to Saudi Arabia . "In (withdrawing) from Saudi Arabia , we would have to do so elsewhere if we wanted to be consistent", she said, noting the Cirque performs in more than 60 countries.

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  • Judge extends mismatched signature 'cure' until 5 p.m. Saturday
Judge extends mismatched signature 'cure' until 5 p.m. Saturday

Gov. Rick Scott's Senate campaign called the decision " baseless " and said he would immediately file an appeal with the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, based in Atlanta. It's unclear how many of those ballots are in Miami-Dade or Broward counties. Some counties have warned that they may not be able to make the deadline.

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  • Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty for Khashoggi murder suspects
Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty for Khashoggi murder suspects

Prosecutors said the highest-level official incriminated in connection with the killing is former deputy intelligence chief Ahmed al-Assiri, who was sacked as pressure from Turkey and the world mounted on Saudi Arabia. The commander of the mission allegedly chose to murder the prominent journalist if the persuasion failed. Khashoggi was a Saudi j...

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  • Philippines' Duterte skipped Asean meetings to take 'power naps'
Philippines' Duterte skipped Asean meetings to take 'power naps'

Before he arrived in Singapore on Monday, Li said China would further open its economy in the face of rising protectionism, though he did not refer directly to China's bruising trade war with the United States. retreat. "Free trade has, in some aspects, prevented war effectively", he said in a speech on Tuesday. Aaron Connelly, an expert on S...

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  • North Korea ‘hiding missile bases’
North Korea ‘hiding missile bases’

North Korea called off a meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in NY last week and said the resumption of military drills by South Korea and the US violated agreements aimed at lowering tensions in the region. Bases in the furthest, or "strategic", belt are more than 150km (93 miles) from the DMZ, and are likely to be equipped with the Hw...

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