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Donald Trump disrupts G7 women's empowerment session by showing up late

Later, the document was made public. Trump was last to arrive for the G7 working breakfast, walking into the room when the summit's host, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau , had almost finished his welcome and presentation speech, Efe reported. [Full Article...]

Trump delivers trade warning as he leaves G-7 summit

Trump delivers trade warning as he leaves G-7 summit So we are going in with a really positive spirit". With respect to the North Korea summit, Trump said that it would be a "one time shot" for Kim Jong-un but he is hopeful that the meeting would work out. Mr Trump gave "a long, frank rant", the official said, repeating a position he carried through the 2016 U.S. election campaign into the White House that the United States had suffered at the h... [Full Article...]

Stormy Daniels' Ex-Attorney Sues Her for Defamation, Denies Collusion

Stormy Daniels' Ex-Attorney Sues Her for Defamation, Denies Collusion Included with the lawsuit are text messages from Cohen and Davidson that discussed having Daniels appear on "The Sean Hannity Show". "As alleged herein, in or about January of 2018, Defendants discussed and attempted to arrange at least one media appearance on Mr. [Full Article...]

Putin says ready to meet Trump

Putin says ready to meet Trump However, the Kremlin acknowledged Saturday that President Vladimir Putin discussed during a visit to Austria earlier this week the possibility of Vienna playing host to a summit with his U.S. Conte said it was important that trade sanctions against Russian Federation do not hurt the country's ordinary people, and said Italy was "totally dissatisfied" with the way immigration from Africa was ... [Full Article...]

Florida commissioner: No mores lapse in background checks

Florida commissioner: No mores lapse in background checks Statistics compiled by the department show that from the summer of 2015 to the summer of 2017, the number of new applications for concealed-weapon permits jumped dramatically, to its highest level in 25 years. This FBI crime database lists people who may be disqualified from receiving firearms in other states. It also stated that Lisa Wilde , a former Department of Agriculture employee, was in ... [Full Article...]

Angela Merkel and Donald Trump: A study in contrasting images from G7

Angela Merkel and Donald Trump: A study in contrasting images from G7 Trump's tweets from Air Force One, which was flying him to Singapore for next week's summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un , came just as Canada released the group's official communique, which took a generally positive view of the leaders' positions on trade matters even though there were tensions with the U.S. [Full Article...]

Trump trade fury torpedoes Canada’s G7 summit

Trump trade fury torpedoes Canada’s G7 summit Over the course of the summit, the President pushed the narrative that the U.S.is a victim of a trade imbalance, though European leaders rejected these claims. The G7 leaders called on Iran to refrain from launching missiles and other "destabilizing" actions. One scene at the very beginning of the gathering of presidents and prime ministers of the biggest industrialized nations set the mood fo... [Full Article...]

North Korea's Kim expected to land at Singapore's Changi Airport on Sunday

North Korea's Kim expected to land at Singapore's Changi Airport on Sunday But amid the curiosity is an even more fundamental question: Why is he taking this risk at all? He also indicated that South Korea, China and Japan would be prepared to invest in the North to boost its besieged economy. Kim Jong Un embraces South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, after their meeting at the northern side of the Panmunjom in North Korea on May 26. [Full Article...]

Trade dispute with Europe won’t damage security ties: Jim Mattis

Trade dispute with Europe won’t damage security ties: Jim Mattis Stoltenberg said the alliance would have a new logistics command centre in Ulm, southern Germany to make it easier to move forces in the event of conflict. "This is about establishing a culture of readiness and we need that because we have a more unpredictable security environment, we have to be prepared for the unforeseen", Stoltenberg said. [Full Article...]

Kim has a 'one-time shot'

Kim has a 'one-time shot' One reporter asked Trump what outcome he expects from the initial summit, slated for Singapore on Tuesday. But the first-ever meeting between a sitting US president and a North Korean leader will surpass them all in the sheer spectacle, a summit of global significance timed to begin squarely during prime time in the United States on Monday evening, a strategic decision by the ratings-consc... [Full Article...]

Advance voter turnout jumps nearly 19% from last Ontario election

Advance voter turnout jumps nearly 19% from last Ontario election As of Thursday afternoon, the county election office had received more than 86,000 ballots out of 166,592 registered voters, a almost 52 percent voter turnout, and the office will likely receive more mail-in ballots on Friday to add to the count (if they were postmarked by Election Day). [Full Article...]

The deadly eruption of a Guatemalan volcano

The deadly eruption of a Guatemalan volcano Eddy Sanchez, director of the National Institute of Seismology, Volcanology, Meteorology and Hydrology, said his agency notified several bulletins ahead of the eruption. But 99 per cent of natural disaster problems happen in poor, informally built communities, Godoy said, and one complicating factor for towns like Los Lotes is that they have existed for decades. [Full Article...]

Trump arrives late to G-7 gender equality breakfast

Trump arrives late to G-7 gender equality breakfast The announcement will likely help Trudeau counter the disruptive influence of U.S. President Donald Trump at the summit, who faces a showdown with fellow leaders on a range of issues, from trade, to tariffs to climate change to America's withdrawal from the Paris climate change treaty and the Iran nuclear deal . [Full Article...]

Taliban orders its first ceasefire in 17-year battle

Taliban orders its first ceasefire in 17-year battle The Taliban statement said worldwide forces in the USA -led North Atlantic Treaty Organisation coalition would still be the target of attacks. Eid-al-Fitr marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan . The surprise move by the government came days after a gathering of Afghanistan's top religious leaders in the capital, Kabul , issued a fatwa - a religious edict issued by an expert in Islamic l... [Full Article...]

European stocks stall as 'contentious' G7 summit looms

European stocks stall as 'contentious' G7 summit looms Merkel will now face questions thrice a 12 months, although some opposition lawmakers complain that the format is just too rigid and the occasion seems extremely unlikely to emulate the bear-pit environment of query time in London. Last week, six members of the G7, including Germany, singled out the seventh, the USA, after the Trump administration announced it would extend the same tariffs impos... [Full Article...]

DOJ report on Clinton emails case expected to be released Thursday

DOJ report on Clinton emails case expected to be released Thursday Comey defied authority and it chastises former Attorney General Loretta Lynch for her handling of the Clinton email probe, according to ABC News. Trump also has complained in the past about Horowitz , who is a nonpartisan and independent inspector general but who was appointed by former President Barack Obama. [Full Article...]

Royals join Queen at birthday parade

As the entire British monarchy stood on the balcony of Buckingham Palace on Saturday to celebrate the Queen's birthday parade, one tiny member was noticeably missing from the festivities. Meghan also had her hair styled in a bouncy blowout. Their two duchesses' husbands, Prince William , 35, and Prince Charles , 69, rode on horseback in the procession, which honours the Queen's official birth... [Full Article...]

Trump, Trudeau swap jokes but hold firm in trade dispute

Trump, Trudeau swap jokes but hold firm in trade dispute Solidifying his solo status on the world stage, Trump also lashed out at longtime allies over their criticism of his trade policies. "The G-7, G-8, is a big symbol of that", said Mr. But Trump remained true to the bad boy image he had carved out at the summit, starting by arriving an hour late Friday morning after launching a series of provocative pre-summit tweets en route. [Full Article...]

Modi, Xi to meet in Qingdao

Modi, Xi to meet in Qingdao Modi and Xi met for almost 10 hours in less than two days in April during an informal summit in Wuhan, leading to, according to diplomats, "strategic communication" and consensus between the two leaders. The SCO is a permanent intergovernmental global organisation that focuses on strengthening mutual trust and neighbourliness among the member states and promoting their effective cooperation ... [Full Article...]

Military police open probe into fatal shooting of West Bank Palestinian

Military police open probe into fatal shooting of West Bank Palestinian Israel accuses Hamas of using demonstrators as human shields while trying to carry out attacks and says it is defending its sovereign border. "The soldier responded by firing at the Palestinian, who was wounded and given medical treatment at the scene ..." There are also other cases of simple mistakes, according to the officer, in which a bullet meant as a warning shot can hit a person by acc... [Full Article...]


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