• White Helmets flee to Jordan
White Helmets flee to Jordan

Israel rescued some 800 members of a Syrian humanitarian organization and their families from southern Syria . What have Israel and Jordan said? White Helmets boss Raed Saleh said the evacuees had been encircled in the provinces of Daraa and Quneitra.

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  • Montenegro more puzzled than affronted by Trump's attention
Montenegro more puzzled than affronted by Trump's attention

Trump can correctly say that he needs to shore up the security of NATO's East European allies because of the German government's sign-off on the pipeline. Hacking and the other digital dark arts are playing a much bigger role, and it is proving hard to get them under control. He also had to backtrack on his claim that the United States was to ...

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  • Resident says life vests not worn on duck boats
Resident says life vests not worn on duck boats

The driver of the duck boat , Robert Williams, 73, died in the sinking , said his widow, Judy Williams. I don't know how I am going to do it. Tia Colemans husband and all of her three children died. Martin says there is "no explanation" and that the family is suffering from survivors' guilt. Carolyn Coleman said she and her husband are plan...

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  • White House rejects Putin idea of holding Ukraine referendum
White House rejects Putin idea of holding Ukraine referendum

Since Monday's summit and joint news conference in Helsinki , Trump and his aides have been trying to control the damage done when he stunned the world by siding with Putin over USA intelligence agencies on the question of Moscow's meddling in the 2016 US election.

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  • Trump dubs himself 'your favorite president' in response to hush money report
Trump dubs himself 'your favorite president' in response to hush money report

In the September 2016 conversation, Cohen and Trump were discussing a plan by Cohen to attempt to purchase the rights to McDougal's story from AMI for roughly $150,000, according to one person familiar with recording. Michael Cohen recorded the conversation with Trump, which was seized by federal agents. Giuliani also said that no campaign fundin...

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  • Authorities hold press conference on duck boat capsizing
Authorities hold press conference on duck boat capsizing

Divers found four more bodies Friday in a Missouri lake where a duck boat packed with tourists capsized and sank in high winds, bringing the death toll to 17 in the country-and-western town of Branson, authorities said . Some of the evidence will be taken back to Washington, D.C., for further analysis, according to an NTSB representative. "I ...

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  • Israel & Hamas agree to ceasefire in Gaza - Hamas spokesman
Israel & Hamas agree to ceasefire in Gaza - Hamas spokesman

Col. Jonathan Conricus, a military spokesman, referring to the soldier's death. Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas, who holds little sway over Hamas , called for worldwide intervention to prevent an escalation of the violence, his office said.

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  • What Trump said about Russian Federation today versus alongside Putin at summit
What Trump said about Russian Federation today versus alongside Putin at summit

The political firestorm over his performance at the Helsinki news conference has engulfed the administration and spread to his fellow Republicans, eclipsing most of the frequent controversies that have erupted during Trump's turbulent 18 months in office.

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  • United Nations calls on Israel to stop targeting children in Gaza
United Nations calls on Israel to stop targeting children in Gaza

Israel's fire service says around 750 fires have burned some 2,600 hectares (6,400 acres), estimating the damage at millions of shekels (hundreds of thousands of dollars or euros). His trial is part of Israel's persistent pressure on worldwide institutions and organizations that have been carrying out relief activities in Gaza since 2006, under the...

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  • Suspect in 1988 killing of in girl arrested using DNA, genealogy databases
Suspect in 1988 killing of in girl arrested using DNA, genealogy databases

Investigators then examined Miller's trash and found three used condoms that matched the DNA evidence from the suspected killer. Her murder became the Midwestern state's most notorious cold case. It matched that discovered in condoms left draped across three girl's bikes close to where April disappeared in 2004. Three days later her body was di...

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  • 'Productive' talks held on war remains
'Productive' talks held on war remains

Secretary Pompeo said both American and North Korean search teams would ramp-up their efforts to recover the missing remains of nearly 8,000 American servicemen. Putting aside the fact that the Korean War is technically still happening for a moment, this agreement still marks yet another major step towards peace in Korea.

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  • Trump says he has 'full faith' in USA intelligence after Putin summit
Trump says he has 'full faith' in USA intelligence after Putin summit

But while Trump expressed his 'full faith and support for America's great intelligence agencies, ' he insisted that 'Russia's actions had no impact at all on the outcome of the election'. "We've never had a president go overseas and not only lecture to our North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, but also to embarrass them ", said Russian Fede...

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  • Pakistan readies for disgraced ex-PM Sharif's return from UK
Pakistan readies for disgraced ex-PM Sharif's return from UK

A spokesman for Sharif's Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party confirmed they were arrested soon afterwards. The court imposed an 8-million pound penalty on Nawaz Sharif and a 2-million pound fine on Maryam Nawaz. The PML-N leader said that in 1999 when former military ruler Pervez Musharraf had made a plane hijacking case against Nawa...

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  • Under fire, Trump says he misspoke on Russian Federation election meddling
Under fire, Trump says he misspoke on Russian Federation election meddling

He said Mr Trump's refusal to condemn Russian interference in the 2016 election made the USA, "look like a pushover". It's become painfully hard to track exactly where we're at with the investigation into possible interference in the 2016 USA election by Russian Federation, given that something insane seems to happen every single day.

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  • Protests erupt after man fatally shot by Chicago police
Protests erupt after man fatally shot by Chicago police

The police recovered a semiautomatic-type weapon and magazines from the suspect. "When they approached him, he tried to push their hands away", Waller told the news organization. Officers pulled people to the ground and struck them with batons. Three officers sustained minor injuries and there were four arrests. The officers had been survei...

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  • 3 officers shot in KC; police engaged in standoff with suspect
3 officers shot in KC; police engaged in standoff with suspect

A third officer was later hit by gunfire and was taken to a nearby hospital, according to the office . The suspect drove away and then fled on foot, police said . A short time later, that vehicle was found and an accomplice was arrested. 'We are equally disheartened hearing about the three officers who were shot in pursuit, ' Subramanian said...

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  • Trump arrives in Finland for summit with Putin
Trump arrives in Finland for summit with Putin

Putin hopes the meeting, mere hours after he presided over the World Cup finals, will help him forge good personal ties with Trump and focus on areas where Moscow and Washington could find common ground, such as Syria . Monday's meeting was condemned in advance by an assortment of members of Congress from both parties after the USA indictment la...

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  • Nord Stream 2 hits back at Trump's attack on Russian gas
Nord Stream 2 hits back at Trump's attack on Russian gas

Peskov said Moscow regarded US objections to the new pipeline as "unfair competition" aimed at trying to force European countries to buy costlier USA liquefied natural gas. The Baltic route allows Germany and other European countries to avoid gas piped through a vulnerable Ukraine , where pro-Russian separatists are fighting the pro-EU government ...

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  • Donald Trump hails 'extraordinary' France for World Cup win
Donald Trump hails 'extraordinary' France for World Cup win

Nielsen said the intelligence community has also observed "persistent Russian efforts using social media, sympathetic spokespeople, and other fronts to sow discord and divisiveness amongst the American people - though not necessarily focused on specific politicians or political campaigns".

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  • Jaguar escapes habitat at Audubon Zoo, kills 6 animals
Jaguar escapes habitat at Audubon Zoo, kills 6 animals

No humans were injured, although the circumstances of the escape sparked a worrisome thought at what might have been: The " jaguar jungle " is also home to a children's play area. The zoo had not yet opened for the day. But none of those incidents led to other animals being harmed or killed. No people were injured, the zoo said.

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  • 85 killed in attack on Pakistan election rally
85 killed in attack on Pakistan election rally

Mr Sharif has encouraged people to continue supporting the party and said he is not afraid of prison. Sharif and Maryam were earlier this month sentenced to 10 years and seven years in prison, respectively, over the purchase of upscale London flats.

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  • Israel strikes Gaza militant sites, Palestinians fire rockets
Israel strikes Gaza militant sites, Palestinians fire rockets

Even as the airstrikes were being carried out, the IDF said rockets were fired toward Israel. Israel said it has "delivered the strongest blow against Hamas" since 2014 with dozens of air strikes, after Gaza militant groups fired more than 100 rockets across the border.

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  • Kenyans troll Twitter bigwigs who lost followers in purge
Kenyans troll Twitter bigwigs who lost followers in purge

Rahul Gandhi's total number of followers have dropped by around 17,000 on Twitter , as per reports. Katy Perry , now the most-followed person on Twitter , had more than 109 million followers Wednesday - a number that plunged to about 108 million by Thursday afternoon.

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  • Donald Trump told Theresa May to sue the European Union over Brexit
Donald Trump told Theresa May to sue the European Union over Brexit

Today Mrs May revealed his advice was in fact to "sue the EU". Trump told reporters Friday at a joint press conference with May that he had given the British leader a suggestion that she found too "brutal". Independence Party, said Trump made a decision to "intervene" for two reasons: he believes in Brexit and he feels the US has been let down....

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  • Maryam Nawaz Sharif says goodbye to her kids ahead of her arrest
Maryam Nawaz Sharif says goodbye to her kids ahead of her arrest

Still not conscious and on the ventilator. NAB has acquired two helicopters-one at Lahore's Allama Iqbal International Airport and the other at the New Islamabad International Airport to transport the two convicts. He further said it is very painful for him to see Prime Minister Narendra Modi attending G20 summit and all we can do is watch. ...

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