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China says "bully" United States started a trade war

Citing complex requirements for participating in contracts of Chinese state-owned enterprises (SOE) and issues related to qualification requirements, licensing ...


Trump says he has 'low expectations' for Helsinki summit with Putin

Initially concerned that Helsinki was not a fitting location, Trump relented after being briefed on the history of U.S. -Russia summits in Finland and after...


‘I may ask Putin to send accused officials to U.S.’

Finland has a long legacy of hosting US-Soviet and US-Russian summits because of its geographic location and perceived neutrality. Also at the Rock Paper S...


Twitter purge: Don't be surprised if you lose followers

The move will eliminate tens of millions of frozen accounts Twitter has deemed suspicious and reduce the total combined follower count on the platform by ab...


Missing woman found on beach near Big Sur

Sheriffs said she had told her sister she would stay overnight in a vehicle park before continuing her journey the next morning, but they had not heard from h...


North Korean table tennis players arrive in South Korea

Sunday's meeting reportedly started at about 10 a.m. (1 a.m. GMT) at the inter-Korean border. The North then suggested holding general-level talks with the US...


Violence flares as Israel strikes Gaza, Hamas fires rockets

Since then Gaza militants launched aound 60 rockets and mortars into Israel, causing minor damage to a synagogue and reportedly wounding two Israelis who are ...


Rep. Himes: Trump Should Tell Putin 'We Know What You Did'

The two leaders said they'd complete a trade deal between their countries as soon as the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, after Trump told the Sun ne...


Israel Under Attack: IDF Pounds Gaza in Heaviest Strikes Since 2014

Israeli military spokesman Lieutenant Jonathan Conricus said the objective of Saturday's operation was to stop arson attacks, attempted border breaches, and ass...


Thousands Turn Out To Protest Against President Trump In Scotland

Earlier, the BBC reported that police were investigating how a paraglider was able to fly close to Trump's Turnberry resort with a banner that read, " Trump...


White House: Trump-Putin summit 'is on'

Once inside the Democratic computers, they searched for keywords like "Hillary", (then-GOP candidate Ted) "Cruz", " Trump " and "Benghazi investigations" so the...


Canada sides with US over Russian pipeline to Germany

Freeland also went out of her way not to overstate the newfound simpatico with the Trump administration on this one issue, saying Canada has imposed sanctions o...


United Kingdom politicians reel as Trump unleashes criticism then charm

Trump also said that Boris Johnson , who had resigned as foreign secretary on Monday in protest of May's recent announcement of a plan for Brexit, was "a ver...


Israel shoots down Syrian drone, top brass says

Russia, whose 2015 intervention in the Syrian civil war turned the tide in Assad's favor, has largely turned a blind eye to repeated Israeli air strikes in Syri...


Trump administration reunites 57 immigrant children with parents after missing court deadline

Sabraw has set a final deadline for the government to reunite the 2,000 children who remain in custody with their parents: July 26. In one case, the ACLU sa...


Why Maryam Nawaz Sharif's arrest today has become a headache for Pakistan

A Pakistani accountability court on Friday sentenced Sharif in absentia to 10 years in prison for corrupt practices linked to his family's purchase of upscale...


Trump speaks on May, Calls Johnson 'a Friend'

Developments have moved quite fast since my piece last Sunday in which I outlined the United Kingdom government's new agreed policy of pursuing an extremely sof...


Trump Criticizes NATO Members Ahead Of Key Summit

Trump's relationship with Putin, and his inconsistent stance on Russia's interference in the 2016 United States presidential election, is perhaps one of the m...


Rescue mission day two : four more boys evacuated

Authorities have been rushing to extract the boys, ages 11-16, and their coach from the cave as monsoon rains bore down on the mountainous region in far north...


1 dead, several injured after plane crashes in South Africa

At least twenty passengers have been pulled from the wreckage with paramedics, firefighters and police on the scene of the accident. "We have 19 injured casualt...


Eight boys rescued from flooded Thai caves, now up to 'rain god'

Eighteen divers set off at 10 a.m. local time on a risky mission to rescue the junior soccer team, who had been stuck deep inside Tham Luang cave for 16 days. T...


Trump Slams NYT For Critical Article On US Stance on Breastfeeding

The New York Times reports USA delegates even threatened the Ecuadorean government with punishing trade measures, convincing them to drop the resolution . ...


Death toll from floods climbs to 100, Japanese government says

Some areas have been hit by more than a metre of rainfall, according to the government, while around 48,000 troops, police and firefighters have been deployed f...


3Rescue efforts for boys in Thai cave have begun: mission chief

Asked how the boys could make it out safely if an experienced diver could not, Apakorn said they would take more precautions with the children . I've told ...


With US out, those backing Iran nuclear deal meet in Vienna

Britain, France and Germany along with Russian Federation and China met with Iran in Vienna to offer economic benefits and assurances that would lessen the bl...


China state media slams Trump's 'gang of hoodlums'

China is expected to respond with tariffs on $16 billion worth of USA goods like machinery and plastics. China has said it would not "fire the first shot", ...


World Cup big guns primed for quarter-final battles

When Jordan Pickford pulled off a spectacular save from Carlos Bacca it all came down to Eric Dier to seal England's first ever World Cup penalty shoot-ou...


Trump says North Korea talks 'going well'

Washington―US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads back to North Korea this week to flesh out the bare bones nuclear agreement between President Donald T...


Trump orders US flags lowered to honor slain journalists

Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley subsequently asked the White House to order the lowering of American flags. White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said t...


Supreme Court nomination has become a campaign issue

He has often served as a swing vote between the court's liberal and conservative justices. He said he found it "distracting" to his work in 2016 when he found h...


Federal police arrest at least 8 protesters at ICE facility in Portland

Mark Pocan, D-Wis., announced Monday that he would be introducing a bill to abolish the agency. The groups said that while President Donald Trump signed ...


Preparations for Putin-Trump summit on

Trump had previously stated that he believed Vladimir Putin when he previously told him that Russian Federation had not meddled in the election. "Ukraine, S...


French convict escapes from prison using a helicopter

It is believed that the heavily armed men, who had guns, were dressed in black and wore hoods, demanded the prisoner's release. Faid was jailed for 25 years f...


USA plans for dismantling NKorea nukes may face resistance

Bolton told CBS's " Face the Nation " that Washington has devised a programme to dismantle North Korea's weapons of mass destruction - chemical, biologica...


Some Democrats with eye on 2020: 'Abolish ICE'

Calls to " abolish ICE" are growing louder as prominent Democrats , like Sen. In New York, far-left primary challenger and ICE opponent Alexandria Ocasio-Co...


United States walks back China tech investment restrictions

U.S. President Donald Trump shifted away from a proposal to impose limits on Chinese investment in American technology companies and high-tech exports to Chin...


Trump tour heads to North Dakota with Senate seat at stake

Heitkamp told the AP she's curious how Trump will portray her record, which she says has favored many issues the president cares about, like environmental and b...


Zimbabwe blast rocks stadium in apparent assassination attempt on President

Chipo Dendere, a Zimbabwean professor of political science at Amherst College in the United States, said the incident would change the tone of the election camp...


New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern reveals name of baby daughter

Ms Ardern, 37, is only the second world leader to give birth while in office after former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto who delivered a baby girl in...


Safety driver involved in fatal self-driving Uber crash was watching Hulu

This information comes from a massive release of reports, photos and 911 calls from the Tempe Police Department, the Arizona Republic reports . It suggeste...