• North Korean leader, Singapore’s PM discuss Korean Peninsula situation
North Korean leader, Singapore’s PM discuss Korean Peninsula situation

Shortly afterward, he had a meeting with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the Istana palace, during which he expressed gratitude for providing logistical support for the summit. Kim Yo Jong, leader Kim's younger sister, was also spotted in his delegation. Word does get around, however, and the prospect of a meeting between Kim ...

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  • Supreme Court Sides With Ohio's Voter-Purge Law
Supreme Court Sides With Ohio's Voter-Purge Law

In a 5-4 decision with the court's conservatives in the majority, the justices overturned a lower court ruling that Ohio's policy violated the National Voter Registration Act, a 1993 federal law that forbids removing voters from registration lists for failing to vote.

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  • G7 leaders agree to joint communique: Trudeau
G7 leaders agree to joint communique: Trudeau

Just as the G7 meeting of the world's leading industrialised nations had seemed to weather Mr Trump's threats of a trade war, the president backed out of the group's joint statement that Mr Trudeau said all the leaders had come together to sign.

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  • Trump Economic Adviser Ties G-7 Pullout to North Korea Meeting
Trump Economic Adviser Ties G-7 Pullout to North Korea Meeting

Before departing the conference, Trump warned countries not to retaliate against USA tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. In her first interview since the contentious two-day G7 summit in Canada , Merkel told German broadcaster ARD that Trump's "withdrawal via Twitter is of course sobering and a little depressing".

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  • Trump commutes sentence after appeal by Kim Kardashian
Trump commutes sentence after appeal by Kim Kardashian

Ms. Johnson has accepted responsibility for her past behavior and has been a model prisoner over the past two decades. "I feel like my life is starting over again.' She called Kardashian an "angel" and thanked the president 'for giving me another chance at life and restoring me to my family".

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  • India strikes river, rice deals with China as relations thaw
India strikes river, rice deals with China as relations thaw

He was in the Chinese city of Wuhan on April 27 and 28 to attend an informal summit with President Xi Jinping . President Xi Jinping appreciated Pakistan for its proactive participation in SCO since becoming a member. The two leaders reviewed the full range of bilateral ties, especially ways to boost economic and cultural links between the t...

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  • Israeli army: 'only 30-40' Gazans were killed on objective
Israeli army: 'only 30-40' Gazans were killed on objective

A senior Israeli military official said Thursday that only "30 to 40" of the at least 125 Palestinians who died from Israeli fire along the Gaza border in recent weeks were killed on goal, with these being identified by the IDF as terrorists with hostile intentions.

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  • United Kingdom top court says can't enforce abortion law change in Northern Ireland
United Kingdom top court says can't enforce abortion law change in Northern Ireland

Parliament in the United Kingdom have won permission for an emergency debate on the abortion law in Northern Ireland. Theresa May was today urged to defy her DUP backers and to decriminalise abortion in Northern Ireland. "As such, the court does not have jurisdiction to make a declaration of incompatibility (with human rights law) in this cas...

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  • Crocodile kills vicar during mass baptism in Ethiopia
Crocodile kills vicar during mass baptism in Ethiopia

Others at the scene tried to help him, and managed to fend off the crocodile, but the pastor died from the wounds to his legs, back and hands. Despite their efforts to block the crocodile with their nets, by the time they reached Mr Eshetem he was already dead.

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  • Women Big California Primary Election Winners; Votes Still Being Counted
Women Big California Primary Election Winners; Votes Still Being Counted

Insurgent Don Blankenship finished in a distant third place behind state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey in the U.S. Senate primary. Now, he is warning that Newsom should be careful what he wished for, openly, during a candidates' debate in San Jose: to face him or Republican Assemblyman Travis Allen, rather than another Democrat , in November.

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  • Macron phone call went ‘terrible’
Macron phone call went ‘terrible’

It was awful". Two sources that spoke to CNN said President Macron incorrectly believed he would be able to "candidly" criticize Trump due to the relative closeness of their working relationship. The White House also confirmed the call between the global powers. The readout said: "Both leaders discussed the migration problem in Libya, and tim...

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  • IDF bombs 15 Hamas targets in response to rocket fire from Gaza
IDF bombs 15 Hamas targets in response to rocket fire from Gaza

The vote came after the USA vetoed a Kuwaiti proposal to ask the secretary-general to propose ways to ensure "international protection" for Palestinian civilians. Hebron is the largest Palestinian city in the West Bank, where some 200,000 Palestinians live along with 800 Jewish settlers protected by Israeli security forces.

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  • Trump under fire for tweet about jobs report
Trump under fire for tweet about jobs report

USA employers added 223,000 jobs in May helping lower the unemployment rate to the lowest point since 1969. The jobs report proved strong and beat expectations, revealing that the US economy added 223,000 jobs in May. Jason Furman , who chaired the Council of Economic Advisers in the Obama administration, said he anxious the decision would in...

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  • Trump Takes To Twitter To Slam Canada's Softwood Lumber Sector
Trump Takes To Twitter To Slam Canada's Softwood Lumber Sector

She said: "This is further weakening the transatlantic relations and it also increases the risk of severe turbulences in the markets globally". "The EU-US relationship is one of the strongest in the world, in fact it's the largest in the world, it provides 15 million jobs on both sides of the Atlantic, and two trillion (euros) in investment".

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  • Trump Receives Letter from Kim Jong Un
Trump Receives Letter from Kim Jong Un

Kim Yong Chol , the highest-level North Korean official to visit the United States in 18 years, plans to travel to Washington to convey a personal letter by Kim Jong Un to Trump . "A letter is going to be delivered to me from Kim Jong Un ". "Through these series of meetings, I'm confident we're moving in the right direction".

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  • Kremlin Critic Browder Arrested in Spain on Russian Warrant
Kremlin Critic Browder Arrested in Spain on Russian Warrant

Browder said the reason he was in Madrid was to give evidence to the senior Spanish anti-Russian mafia prosecutor Jose Grinda about what he described as the "huge amount of money from the Magnitsky case that flowed to Spain". An Interpol spokesperson said: "There is not, and never has been, a Red Notice for Mr Bill Browder". The businessman wh...

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  • Meadows: FBI Should Have Warned Trump Campaign of Staff-Russia Conflicts
Meadows: FBI Should Have Warned Trump Campaign of Staff-Russia Conflicts

I can tell you the President asked Chief of Staff Kelly to set up the meeting. The pretext Trump seized on is the revelation that a longtime FBI and Central Intelligence Agency informant, described as a retired college professor, made contact with three Trump campaign associates before the election as part of the FBI's initial investigatio...

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  • Body of missing National Guardsman found in Maryland river, officials confirm
Body of missing National Guardsman found in Maryland river, officials confirm

This initial progress was clouded by the discovery of a Severn, Maryland , man who had gone missing Sunday while trying to help a woman stranded amid rising waters. In addition to the flooding in Ellicott City, flooding was also reported elsewhere in Howard County and in neighboring Baltimore City and county. Aside from the Patapsco River, there...

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  • Hero teacher speaks about IN school shooting for first time
Hero teacher speaks about IN school shooting for first time

A teacher who was shot as he tackled and disarmed a student at an IN school last week said on Monday his swift decisions "were the only acceptable actions" to save his seventh-grade students. Seaman was yelling and running right at him and tackled him to the ground", Ethan said. "You're the reason I teach", he said. Seaman deflected praise and ga...

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  • END 'SPYGATE': Trump seethes over Russian Federation probe in Twitter rant
END 'SPYGATE': Trump seethes over Russian Federation probe in Twitter rant

I don't. I did when I came in". President Donald Trump's legal team wants a briefing on the classified information shared with lawmakers about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election. The invite list evolved up until hours before the meeting - a reflection of the partisan distrust and the political wrang...

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  • U.S., North Korean Officials Meet For Talks On Possible Summit
U.S., North Korean Officials Meet For Talks On Possible Summit

Moon huddled with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Saturday and he said the despot agreed that the historic summit should go off as planned. Moon said Sunday that practical talks will be held between the USA and North Korea "very soon", and the outcome of those talks will dictate if the June 12 summit will go ahead.

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  • Flags set to honor veterans
Flags set to honor veterans

Ronnie Chism, Women Veterans of Southwest Missouri Post 1214, commander says, "Because these people have fought and died for this country, and it's really important that they're honored and recognized every year on Memorial Day". The event will including a keynote address by Retired Colonel Anita Deason. Richfield - Honoring All Veterans Memorial...

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  • R. Kelly Sued for Sexual Assault: 'Painful and Abusive Sex'
R. Kelly Sued for Sexual Assault: 'Painful and Abusive Sex'

The two remained in contact over the phone for a few months before Kelly flew her to New York City , where the suit alleges he "initiated unwanted sexual contact " such as "non-consensual oral and vaginal intercourse" in a hotel room. "He has this type of, like, intimidation right off the bat". Spotify also booted Kelly's music from its playl...

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  • 'American Idol' finale ends with a twist
'American Idol' finale ends with a twist

Monday night's " Idol " finale saw Poppe get crowned the victor after battling it out with her beau and their fellow top three finalist, Gabby Barrett . Next: This is why they made a decision to hide their relationship. "And she actually happens to be my girlfriend", said Hutchinson. Maddie adds, "I just can't even believe, you know I felt lik...

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  • M&S profits slump on store closure costs
M&S profits slump on store closure costs

Marks and Spencer-the British food-to-clothing retailer would be closing more than hundred "underperforming" United Kingdom stores in an ongoing reform, as was said on Tuesday. M&S highlighted the continued migration of shopping for clothing and home online, together with the development of global competition and discounters as threats to its bus...

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