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Images From John McCain's Capitol Memorial

Images From John McCain's Capitol Memorial Two of McCain's sons are in military uniform and daughter Meghan was crying Thursday. "John understood that America, first and foremost was an idea.... Members of Congress and a slew of Washington heavyweights surrounded the family. The former Vice President noted that many people have asked him to explain McCain, because he admired him, but also viewed him as though "he came from another ag... [Full Article...]

US lobbyist admits to foreign donation scheme tied to Trump inauguration

US lobbyist admits to foreign donation scheme tied to Trump inauguration That case is set to go on trial in the District of Columbia next month. Mr. Patten's lawyer declined to comment after Friday's hearing. The charges brought against Patten were not filed by Mueller's prosecutors but rather by the USA attorney for the District of Columbia, though they overlap with several of the issues - and individuals - that Mueller has been probing. [Full Article...]

Moon to send envoy to N. Korea soon

Moon to send envoy to N. Korea soon With Pyongyang making unsubstantiated claims since last weekend that the US has been deploying troops for secret military drills targeting North Korea , the website warned that Washington will have to take responsibility if tensions on the peninsula rise again like past year. [Full Article...]

Iran's Khamenei says ready to abandon nuclear deal if needed

Iran's Khamenei says ready to abandon nuclear deal if needed Iran's parliament voted on Tuesday to reject Rouhani's explanations for economic hardship, a sign his pragmatic faction is losing sway to hardline rivals as new USA sanctions bite deeper. That may explain the soft line taken by several speakers, with one conservative MP, Hossein Naghavi-Hosseini, emphasising: "We will stand by your government for the sake of protecting the system of the Islamic re... [Full Article...]

London mayor who approved Trump baby blimp gets his own balloon

London mayor who approved Trump baby blimp gets his own balloon Critics of London Mayor Sadiq Khan have been given permission to fly a giant balloon over London that depicts him dressed in a bikini. The stunt comes after the London mayor defended the flying of a similar blimp depicting Donald Trump over the capital during the U.S. [Full Article...]

Nazanin-Zaghari-Ratcliffe's panic attacks 'highlight exceptionally cruel treatment'

Nazanin-Zaghari-Ratcliffe's panic attacks 'highlight exceptionally cruel treatment' Mrs Zaghari-Ratcliffe, from Hampstead, north London, is serving a five-year sentence in Evin prison near Tehran after being accused of spying. The Free Nazanin campaign said she was told last Thursday that she had just 10 minutes to get ready because she was being released on furlough. [Full Article...]

David Pecker Exits Postmedia Board Following Cohen Controversy

David Pecker Exits Postmedia Board Following Cohen Controversy The report says the pair once discussed a plan to buy all stories the National Enquirer had collected on Trump, going back to the 1980s. Trump and Cohen also mention Trump Organization chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg in their plans to pay for the information. [Full Article...]

Putin limousine, Russian Federation showcase their new luxury

Putin limousine, Russian Federation showcase their new luxury Putin said in a televised address Wednesday said without raising the retirement age Russia's pension system "would crack and eventually collapse". Plans to increase the retirement age to 63 from 55 for women, and to 65 from 60 for men, were announced in June , when Russian Federation was in the grip of World Cup euphoria. [Full Article...]

Rebel leader in east Ukraine killed in blast

Rebel leader in east Ukraine killed in blast The bomb on Friday struck a cafe in central Donetsk called Separ - as in "separatist". The leader of the Russia-backed separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine's Donetsk region was killed Friday by an explosion at a cafe, the separatists' news agency said Friday. [Full Article...]

Bobi Wine flies out of Uganda for treatment - lawyers

Bobi Wine flies out of Uganda for treatment - lawyers Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi who was charged with treason has left Uganda by plane, his lawyers said. Kyagulanyi was arrested and charged with treason in August after protesters stoned President Yoweri Museveni's vehicle during a by-election campaign. [Full Article...]

Putin doubles down on unpopular pension reform but softens blow

Putin doubles down on unpopular pension reform but softens blow The government argues that increasing life expectancy puts pressure on the pension system . Putin, who is 65, proposed a number of concessions, suggesting early retirement for mothers with large families. Unlike in some western countries, pensions in Russian Federation are meager and many have to work past their state pension age to survive, while others rely on financial help from their ch... [Full Article...]

Homeless vet sues couple who raised $403000 for him

Homeless vet sues couple who raised $403000 for him A New Jersey judge issued the order on Thursday during a hearing on the lawsuit brought by Johnny Bobbitt , who worries Mark D'Amico and Katie McClure have mismanaged a large part of the donations raised for him on GoFundMe . A judge ordered a New Jersey couple who raised $400,000 for a homeless veteran to hand over the rest of the money to him, despite their claims he was using it for drugs... [Full Article...]

Trump Campaign Takes 'Inexperienced Volunteer' Who Blocked Photo 'Off The Road'

Trump Campaign Takes 'Inexperienced Volunteer' Who Blocked Photo 'Off The Road' Trump paced on stage during the moments it took for the protester to be led out. Trump, who has repeatedly criticized the department over its handling of a probe into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election campaign, suggested its leadership was biased against Republicans and that "people are angry". [Full Article...]

Korean envoy to travel to North for pre-summit talks

Korean envoy to travel to North for pre-summit talks Details for the summit, including exactly when it will happen, haven't been disclosed. "The special envoy will discuss a wide range of issues, including the specific date for the South-North Korea summit, development of the South-North Korean relationship, denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and the establishment of peace on the Korean Peninsula", the Cheong Wa Dae spokesman told a press br... [Full Article...]

John McCain lies in state at the U.S. Capitol

John McCain lies in state at the U.S. Capitol On Wednesday, a private service was held in Phoenix , Arizona , for family and friends. Ridge added that McCain did display his lifelong message of bipartisanship by asking a former Democratic president, Barack Obama , and a former Republican president, George W. [Full Article...]

His way: Washington says goodbye to John McCain

More recently, Senator McCain accused Mr Trump of kowtowing to Russian President Vladimir Putin at July's Helsinki summit, calling it "one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memory". A two-term congressman and a senator for more than three decades, McCain shaped USA policy on everything from immigration to foreign policy, spoke out against the country's use of ... [Full Article...]

Russian Federation to Treat Zakharchenko Murder as Terrorism

Russian Federation to Treat Zakharchenko Murder as Terrorism And Russia's speaker of Parliament suggested that because the victim, Alexander Zakharchenko, was one of the parties who signed a peace agreement with Ukraine called Minsk II, that pact was no longer valid. Denying a rebel claim of increased military activity by Kyiv's forces, an officer in Ukraine's Joint Forces Operation said: "Everything is operating in a routine fashion". [Full Article...]

Toronto mall evacuated after gunshots

Toronto mall evacuated after gunshots The incident happened in the southeast corner of the mall near a Starbucks. The shooting took place at Yorkdale, one of the busiest shopping centres in the country, as thousands of people were out doing back-to-school shopping. The mall is Canada's fifth-biggest when it comes to retail space, and opened in 1964. "We just don't know what to do", she told CP24. Alex Banks said he was also stil... [Full Article...]

U.S. to Terminate UNRWA Funding

U.S. to Terminate UNRWA Funding A formal announcement with respect to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, known as UNRWA, is expected in the next few weeks. It now provides services to five million Palestinian refugees in the occupied West Bank and Gaza Strip, as well as Jordan, Lebanon and Syria. Washington has always been the largest UNRWA donor but is "no longer willing to sho... [Full Article...]

Iran wishes prosperity to people of Pakistan, Javad Zarif tells Imran

Iran wishes prosperity to people of Pakistan, Javad Zarif tells Imran Even on Pompeo's visit, scheduled for September 5, the issue of Pakistan's response - or its lack thereof - will indeed be discussed, reported Dawn yesterday. Washington has pressured Pakistan for years to crack down on the branches of militants allegedly operating in the country, both of which have been designated as terror groups by the United States. [Full Article...]


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