• Trump targets Mueller, suggests McCabe memos are
Trump targets Mueller, suggests McCabe memos are "fake"

The tweet marks one of the first times that Trump has mentioned special counsel Robert Mueller by name. The salvo was the latest in an intensifying confrontation over Mueller's probe into whether Trump's campaign colluded with Russian attempts to sway the 2016 election in his favor.

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  • Russian FM: Turnout in Presidential Election Abroad 'Unprecedented'
Russian FM: Turnout in Presidential Election Abroad 'Unprecedented'

And on social media, pictures show feasts and novelty entertainment laid on at election stations, to lure jaded voters convinced Putin's victory is a foregone conclusion. Navalny, whose group also monitored the vote, dismissed Putin's challengers on Sunday's ballot as "puppets". "I don't know where to turn to complain", he said, insisting Putin...

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  • Russians voting to elect next President, Putin getting huge support
Russians voting to elect next President, Putin getting huge support

Also this week, Washington hit Russian Federation with sanctions for trying to influence the 2016 USA election. He won 63.6% of the ballots in the 2012 election, but the number of people who turned out this time was not immediately clear. Leaders around the world are watching the election closely to ensure there's no meddling in the election like t...

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  • Smattering of peaceful protests greet Donald Trump at Mexico border
Smattering of peaceful protests greet Donald Trump at Mexico border

Rows of police kept apart supporters and opponents of the Trump administration along the avenue where his motorcade drove down. Tickets for the RNC fundraiser at Glazer's home range from $35,000 just for the dinner up to $250,000 for the chance to meet Trump, attend the roundtable discussion and have a photo taken with him, according an invitatio...

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  • Korea, US vow close coordination on N. Korea
Korea, US vow close coordination on N. Korea

The summit, only the third between the leaders of the North and South since the Korean war of the early 1950s, will be held in the tense border village of Panmunjom, which has few facilities. President Trump stunned the political world last week when he said he would accept an invitation to meet North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. Last week, Lofve...

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  • Ready to 'do more than special status' for Andhra Pradesh: Ram Madhav
Ready to 'do more than special status' for Andhra Pradesh: Ram Madhav

The TDP, which is in power in the State, had on Thursday offered to back the YSR Congress' no-confidence motion but said it withdrew the support as it smelt a nexus between it and the BJP. The NDA's oldest ally is part of the alliance Government both in the State and at the Centre, but still it's more critical of the BJP than numerous Opposition pa...

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  • Stormy Daniels' lawyer tweets a photo of her '60 Minutes' interview
Stormy Daniels' lawyer tweets a photo of her '60 Minutes' interview

Ms. Clifford's initial deal has struck legal experts for its onerous terms, including its provision that she would be responsible for "liquidated damages" of $1 million for each breach of the agreement. Clifford said Monday that she has offered to repay the money as long as she can speak openly about the situation. The White House has also denied T...

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  • PH formal letter of withdrawal from ICC sent to UN
PH formal letter of withdrawal from ICC sent to UN

In a formal letter addressed to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, Philippine Ambassador to the UN Teodoro Locsin Jr stated his country's "decision to withdraw" was anchored by a "principled stand against those who politicize and weaponize human rights".

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  • NY lawmakers remember US Rep. Louise Slaughter, who died at 88
NY lawmakers remember US Rep. Louise Slaughter, who died at 88

But Slaughter, who died Friday at the age of 88 after suffering a fall and a concussion last week, stood at Pelosi's side during numerous most important moments of Pelosi's career, and through numerous House's most historic moments of the past three decades.

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  • Former IU coach Tom Crean accepts job at Georgia
Former IU coach Tom Crean accepts job at Georgia

He guided Marquette for nine seasons from 1999 to 2008 and led the Golden Eagles to five NCAA tournament appearances. "I'm extremely excited to have him leading Georgia Basketball into the future and to welcome his family into the Bulldog Nation".

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  • United Kingdom murder investigation over hanged Russian businessman
United Kingdom murder investigation over hanged Russian businessman

Police have opened a murder investigation into the death of Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov , following the results of a pathologist's report. A post mortem found Glushkov died from a compression to the neck - but have not linked the murder to the Salisbury attack.

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  • Mueller subpoenas Trump Organisation for Russian Federation documents
Mueller subpoenas Trump Organisation for Russian Federation documents

U.S. stock prices fell on the report of Mueller's subpoena with the S&P 500 reaching session lows, while the dollar slipped against the euro and yen and yields on United States government debt moved lower. Now the memo released by Democrats suggests investigators have confirmed that the Trump Organization was deeply involved in Moscow talks, and ...

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  • Video of events outside Florida school shooting to be released
Video of events outside Florida school shooting to be released

The video clip begins shortly after gunfire erupted, with Peterson and civilian security monitor Kelvin Greenleaf walking with goal outside an administration building, clearly alarmed by sounds. A Florida judge earlier this week agreed with news outlets including The Associated Press that the video should be released. Peterson resigned shortly af...

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  • Jeremy Corbyn: Salisbury attack 'evidence points towards Russia'
Jeremy Corbyn: Salisbury attack 'evidence points towards Russia'

Jeremy Corbyn has again refused to directly blame Russian Federation for the Salisbury nerve agent attack, urging the Government not to "rush ahead of the evidence". And he asked what action the United Kingdom was taking with its allies through the Organisation for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons. "Labour is of course no supporter of the Putin ...

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  • Araria will become hub of terror: Giriraj Singh
Araria will become hub of terror: Giriraj Singh

The RJD today won the Araria Lok Sabha bypoll, retained the Jehanabad assembly seat and the BJP the Bhabhua constituency in bypolls in Bihar . In Jehanabad , RJD candidate Sujay Yadav succeeded in defending the seat last represented by his deceased father Mundrika Singh Yadav by a margin of 35,036 votes.

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  • PM Modi to inaugurate End TB summit today
PM Modi to inaugurate End TB summit today

Under the Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP), the government has also proposed an incentive of Rs.500 per patient per month for the nutritional support of TB-affected patients during the course of the treatment. "India is determined to address the challenge of TB in mission mode". 'Our government is committed to helping out t...

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  • Gorakhpur, Phulpur bypoll outcome lesson for BJP: CM Yogi
Gorakhpur, Phulpur bypoll outcome lesson for BJP: CM Yogi

On Wednesday, Adityanath was left red-faced as a 29-year-old Samajwadi candidated, supported by Bahujan Samaj Party , ended the 29 years of BJP dominance in Gorakhpur . "In the 2019 general election, when the secular votes will not get divided, the BJP will be defeated ". In Phulpur Lok Sabha seat, Samajwadi Party's Nagendra Pratap Singh...

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  • Oklahoma Attorney General announces new execution method for state
Oklahoma Attorney General announces new execution method for state

In 2015, Oklahoma passed a law allowing nitrogen to be used in executions if the lethal injection was ever ruled unconstitutional, or if the drugs became unavailable. "I was calling all around the world to the back streets of the Indian subcontinent to procure drugs", he said. No state or country has ever used nitrogen for executions.

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  • 5th Circuit Upholds Sanctuary Cities Law
5th Circuit Upholds Sanctuary Cities Law

Plaintiffs contend the law could lead to racial profiling and divert resources from local police, who would be under the threat of job loss and fines if they do not cooperate with federal immigration authorities. State Sen. Jose Menendez dismissed the law as "unnecessary and politically motivated" adding it was opposed by "virtually everyone in law...

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  • United States start-up debuts innovative 3D printed home
United States start-up debuts innovative 3D printed home

ICON said it can now construct a single story house with a Vulcan printer. Vulcan's technology is a flawless match for ICON's vision as it was created to work in the worst of circumstances and places where things like potable water and technical assistance are lacking.

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  • Opponents and proponents of border wall holding rallies around San Diego
Opponents and proponents of border wall holding rallies around San Diego

Trump skewered California's Democratic Governor Jerry Brown , saying he'd done "a awful job" of running a state where the taxes were "way out of whack" and criminals were allowed to roam free in sanctuary cities. The president's speech went on to touch on human trafficking, calling it "the worst that it's ever been", and " sanctuary city" p...

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  • A rocky appearance for DeVos on '60 Minutes'
A rocky appearance for DeVos on '60 Minutes'

Research on private school options found that students that chose a private school were more likely to finish high school and even enter college than their peers in traditional schools. So, if you're going to argue that school choice has made public schools better , you had had better find a whole hell of a lot better spin that "I don't ...

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  • Rex Tillerson lands in Abuja, meets Buhari
Rex Tillerson lands in Abuja, meets Buhari

In September, the Trump administration added Chad, a key counterterrorism ally, to its updated travel ban. Tillerson's message of growing USA cooperation with Chad, a key counterterrorism partner, was overshadowed by palpable hurt and resentment over Chad's position on an inglorious list that includes North Korea, Iran and Venezuela.

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  • Over 1000 gather to demand Abe's resignation over cronyism scandal
Over 1000 gather to demand Abe's resignation over cronyism scandal

A protester holds placards denouncing Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at a rally over a suspected cover-up of a cronyism scandal in front of Abe's official residence in Tokyo on Monday night. "What became clear is that they debased democracy", by lying to parliament, said opposition lawmaker Renho, who uses one name. Opposition politicians h...

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  • Bangladeshi plane crashes in Nepal, killing at least 49
Bangladeshi plane crashes in Nepal, killing at least 49

Forty-nine people died after a Bangladeshi passenger plane crashed near Kathmandu airport on Monday afternoon. A series of confused messages follow just before the crash in which the pilot says they will land at "runway 20" and then "runway 02" - the southern end.

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