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European Union girds for stormy G20 climate battle with Trump

European Union girds for stormy G20 climate battle with Trump

Germany and France have come with a "medium-term plan for deepening the European Union and the euro zone", Merkel said , as she reiterated her call for closer cooperation. The chancellor wasn't hes...

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A third New Cross tower to have cladding removed but no evacuations

A third New Cross tower to have cladding removed but no evacuations

The police chief said they have been able to speak to people from 106 of the 129 flats inside the building and confirm who had died there but the casualties from 23 flats remained unknown. And after t...

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Former WH Press Secretaries Call for No More Live Press Briefings

Former WH Press Secretaries Call for No More Live Press Briefings

Prior to this - after Donald Trump became President-elect - he invited members of the press to Trump Tower for what they believed would be constructive meeting over their role with the new administr...

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Trump to meet with Putin amid Russian Federation investigations

Trump to meet with Putin amid Russian Federation investigations

McMaster told reporters during a briefing on the trip, which includes a stop in Warsaw. Contacts between Russia and the United States are under intense scrutiny following allegations by USA intellig...

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Western wildfires so large, can be seen from space

Western wildfires so large, can be seen from space

Southwest. Wildfires already have caused far more destruction than usual in the first half of 2017, meteorologist Haley Brink of the CNN Weather Center said. If the events can happen, they are likel...

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Venus Williams accused of causing fatal vehicle crash in Florida

Barson's wife, who was driving the other vehicle, reportedly told police she was approaching the intersection westbound when Williams' SUV darted into the intersection. The tennis great blamed the cra...

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Istanbul gay pride rally marchers targeted by tear gas and riot police

Istanbul gay pride rally marchers targeted by tear gas and riot police

March has been threatened by ultranationalists. The large "resistance contingent" leading San Francisco's parade includes groups that represent women, immigrants, African-Americans and others along ...

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Samsung to invest $380 mn in U.S., create 950 jobs

Samsung to invest $380 mn in U.S., create 950 jobs

Its Galaxy Note 7s had to be recalled after they started catching fire, and its top-load washing machines were recalled after consumers reported that appliance lids were detaching unexpectedly mid-w...

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Tinder Gold Lets You See Who Has Liked You Before You Swipe

Tinder Gold Lets You See Who Has Liked You Before You Swipe

But not everyone likes surprises and are willing to pay for a degree of certainty in their swipes, which is why Tinder is now willing to let you know who's already liked your profile - for a price. Ti...

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Trump wants America to be 'energy dominant.' Here's what that means

Trump wants America to be 'energy dominant.' Here's what that means

With deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders hovering nearby, Perry kept taking questions, some ranging far from his cabinet portfolio. Perry asked. Renewable energy advocates criticized the upc...

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President Trump Takes Another Jab At CNN's Credibility Following Three Resignations

President Trump Takes Another Jab At CNN's Credibility Following Three Resignations

One day earlier, O'Keefe posted video of a CNN producer saying the network's Russian Federation coverage is mostly "bulls--. Those are the facts". Russia's state-run bank, Vnesheconombank, which i...

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Trump Keeps Up Criticism Of Obama Over Russian Meddling, Wants Apology

Trump Keeps Up Criticism Of Obama Over Russian Meddling, Wants Apology

The President appears to be reacting to a Washington Post story , which reported that the Central Intelligence Agency informed Mr Obama in August 2016 that Russian President Vladimir Putin ...

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Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing

Senior Ukrainian intelligence officer killed in car bombing

A Ukrainian military intelligence colonel has been killed in a auto bomb in what is being described as a "terrorist act", it has emerged. Maksym Shapoval, a colonel at the Main Intelligence Director...

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Modi leads Int'l Yoga Day in Lucknow; thousands join despite rains

Modi leads Int'l Yoga Day in Lucknow; thousands join despite rains

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and cabinet ministers were also be present at the event. In his speech earlier, Adityanath thanked Modi for picking Lucknow as his ...

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U.S. lists China among worst human trafficking offenders

U.S. lists China among worst human trafficking offenders

This year's downgrade follows three consecutive years on the Trafficking in Persons Report's Tier 2 Watch List - a rung above its current position in Tier 3 , which China was relegated to for...

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Uber now lets you hail a ride for friends and family

Uber now lets you hail a ride for friends and family

Uber heard our plea and finally granted us our wish, we can now "Request for a Guest", and it's available starting today. However some places aren't necessarily ideal for pickup which means that driv...

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US mayors mull plan for cities to use only renewable energy

US mayors mull plan for cities to use only renewable energy

On those issues, mayors highlight local actions and investment, but are asking the federal government for more resources and cooperation. Those efforts, Landrieu and his colleagues say, aren't about...

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United States court throws out case against 'Making a Murderer' convict

On Thursday , the appeals court released a 2-1 decision siding with Dassey that his confession to helping his uncle Steven Avery rape and kill Halbach on Halloween 2005 was coerced by Manitowoc C...

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Nobel laureate Liu released by China

Nobel laureate Liu released by China

The Nobel committee described him as "the foremost symbol" of the human rights struggle in China . Liu Xiaobo , China's Nobel peace laureate, is to be allowed out of his communist gulag to die. ...

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Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

Andrew Kraner, 25, who knew Warmbier from school and swimming "up the hill at the YMCA", said the funeral featured a blend of serious and lighthearted moments - which "really spoke to Otto's character...

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North Korea conducts rocket engine test

North Korea conducts rocket engine test

Moon has vowed to pursue talks with North Korea , insisting that sanctions alone have failed to persuade it to stop its nuclear weapons program. Moon will travel to Washington, D.C., next week;...

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Gargash says diplomacy remains priority in resolving Qatar crisis

The network's critics say it advances Qatar's goals by promoting Islamist movements like the Muslim Brotherhood that pose a populist threat to rulers in other Arab countries. That last demand is a...

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UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

UK finds 34 high-rise apartment buildings with unsafe siding

One building, Blashford Tower, was removed from the evacuation order because it is smaller than the other four blocks, the fire doors are different and the council has already cleared corridors to inc...

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Eritrea sides with Saudi and allies over row with Qatar

Eritrea sides with Saudi and allies over row with Qatar

A Gulf minister attempted to bribe the Somali president with $80 million to join the boycott of Qatar, amid an ongoing diplomatic dispute that has led to an all-out blockade, sources told The New Ara...

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Emmanuel Macron's party wins big in France, projections suggest

Her defeat in May brought huge relief to European allies who had feared another populist upheaval to follow Britain's Brexit vote and Donald Trump's election as USA president , and disappointment to ...

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