UK's May defeats final Brexit challenges

Lawmakers will vote on Tuesday and Wednesday this week on amendments to the European Union withdrawal bill, legislation to sever ties with the bloc by essentially copying and pasting the bloc's laws so that Britain's legal system can function after... More..

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Immigrant kids seen held in fenced cages at border facility
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Immigrant kids seen held in fenced cages at border facility

A total of 14 people were in the vehicle, including the driver, who was not seriously hurt. Investigators have said the vehicle was carrying 14 people and traveling more than 100 miles per hour when it lost con...More..

European rulers plot new clampdown on refugees after Aquarius docks in Spain
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

European rulers plot new clampdown on refugees after Aquarius docks in Spain

The charity ship Aquarius operated by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and SOS Mediterranee arrived at the Spanish port of Valencia on Sunday, as the country welcomed the ship and its 629 migrants on board. ...More..

On immigration, Melania Trump wants to see USA 'govern with heart'
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

On immigration, Melania Trump wants to see USA 'govern with heart'

In an effort to rebut criticism of the administration, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen on Sunday repeated in a tweet the department's view: "We do not have a policy of separating families at the...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

US denies airstrikes that killed dozens of Syrian troops

Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces, a grouping of mostly Iran-backed Shi'ite paramilitaries, said a USA air strike on the Iraqi border with Syria killed 22 of its members and wounded 12 others. Washington said ...More..

Beijing plans retaliation as Trump punishes Chinese trade
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Beijing plans retaliation as Trump punishes Chinese trade

China "has noticed the US statement " and "reserves its rights to take corresponding measures", a government official said , according to Xinhua. Those could come if China would impose new tariffs on USA...More..

Armed bystander shoots, kills suspected carjacker at Walmart
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Armed bystander shoots, kills suspected carjacker at Walmart

Police there said they initially found a 16-year-old female who had been injured during a carjacking in which shots were reported fired at about 5:00 pm. Police said the suspect shot a display case inside t...More..

How 27ft Python swallowed mother of two — Trending
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

How 27ft Python swallowed mother of two — Trending

Around 100 locals carried out a massive search to find her and found the giant serpent lying about 30 metres from Tiba's sandals and a machete. When they searched the bush near where her things were found, th...More..

Taliban say ceasefire will not be extended, fighting to resume
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Taliban say ceasefire will not be extended, fighting to resume

In his conversation with Mr. Ghani, Mr. Mulk said that Fazlullah's death would be received throughout Pakistan with relief as Pakistanis had borne the brunt of terrorist attacks by the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakist...More..

A Heat Advisory is in effect for Father's Day
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

A Heat Advisory is in effect for Father's Day

Highs near Lake Michigan will be a tad lower, but not by much. Heat Advisory: Noon to 8 p.m. Sunday . High temperatures could linger until Saturday . An Upper level ridge of High Pressure will plant itsel...More..

Reporter Compares Children's Immigration Detention Center to Jail
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Reporter Compares Children's Immigration Detention Center to Jail

Soboroff was reporting on his visit to Casa Padre, an immigration detention center in Brownsville, Texas , for boys ages 10 to 17. This shelter, Casa Padre, has been cited 13 times for violations or defic...More..

Trump attacks Schumer over North Korea remarks
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trump attacks Schumer over North Korea remarks

Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un issued a joint statement after their meeting in Singapore on June 12 that reaffirmed Pyongyang's commitment to "work towards complete denuclearisation of the Korean ...More..

Trump's former lawyer seeks restraining order against Avenatti
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Trump's former lawyer seeks restraining order against Avenatti

A person familiar with the review process said Cohen's lawyer will meet the deadline. Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani told Politico last month that Cohen was not representing Trump, following an Federal Bureau o...More..

5 dead as SUV being chased crashes in South Texas
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

5 dead as SUV being chased crashes in South Texas

The vehicle was traveling in excess of 100 miles per hour in an apparent attempt to evade Border Patrol agents, Dimmit County Sheriff Marion Boyd told the news outlet. The driver was among those hospitalized,...More..

Trump says United States policy separating migrant families is law. It's not
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Trump says United States policy separating migrant families is law. It's not

The campaign-season tumult erupted as GOP leaders put finishing touches on a pair of Republican bills: a hard-right proposal and a middle-ground plan negotiated by the party's conservative and moderate wings. H...More..

Trump's newfound affinity for Kim making Americans safer
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Trump's newfound affinity for Kim making Americans safer

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump are pictured during their historic summit Tuesday at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island in Singapore. The US he said , is going to have a very ...More..

France urges 'cynical' Italy to rethink stance on migrant ship
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

France urges 'cynical' Italy to rethink stance on migrant ship

Spanish socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez offered to allow the Aquarius to dock in Valencia, insisting it was an "obligation" to do so. Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said on Sunday that he...More..

South surveying war-split kin for planned Korean reunions
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

South surveying war-split kin for planned Korean reunions

That's Trump's beverage of choice. In the historic first meeting between the leaders of the technically-still-warring nations, Trump is prioritizing instinct over planning. Discussions would focus on "the i...More..

Sultan declares Friday Eid-el-Fitr Day
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

Sultan declares Friday Eid-el-Fitr Day

Earlier in the week the UAE government announced that the holiday would begin on Thursday for public sector workers, lasting until the third day of Shawwal (the month that follows Ramadan on the Islamic calen...More..

US Guarantees Unique Security to North Korea for Denuclearization
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

US Guarantees Unique Security to North Korea for Denuclearization

The huddle will come before a larger meeting and a working lunch attended by top advisers to the president and their North Korean counterparts. Singapore's Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan also twee...More..

North Korea no longer poses nuclear threat - Donald Trump
by | Friday, June 15, 2018

North Korea no longer poses nuclear threat - Donald Trump

The US top official defended Trump's decision to unilaterally stop US military exercises with South Korea near the Korean peninsula by saying that the halt will only last as long as North Korea is participa...More..

Putin dismisses G7 criticism as 'babbling', calls for cooperation
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Putin dismisses G7 criticism as 'babbling', calls for cooperation

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin presented to Chinese President XI Jinping bath . "As for Russia's return to the G7, G8 - we never left it", he said. He emphasized that the bloc's members, who also includ...More..

Toddler wandering dangerously close to Illinois highway rescued by quick-thinking cop
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Toddler wandering dangerously close to Illinois highway rescued by quick-thinking cop

The 1-year-old was running alongside traffic, including large trucks whizzing by at unsafe speeds. A heroic police officer rescued a child wandering in the middle of a highway in IL. Mannino was presented h...More..

Fascinating Footage Of Trump Meeting Kim Jong Un
by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Fascinating Footage Of Trump Meeting Kim Jong Un

The two leaders and their translators will be the only ones attending their meeting, which might present an additional complication to their diplomacy. UPDATE: Trump addressed the media after first emerging wi...More..

by | Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Raccoon scales skyscraper in Minnesota

And a small crowd was drawn at the bottom of the building. It had reached the roof. The story started yesterday morning when Minnesota Public Radio reporter Tim Nelson noticed the animal trapped on an overh...More..