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Trump thinks Kim will get rid of nukes 'virtually immediately'

Trump was in Singapore where he and Kim signed a document stating Pyongyang would work toward "complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula". Karen Leong, Managing Director of Singapore-headquartered Influence Solutions, said Trump did not display any of the hostility seen at the G7 summit in Canada last week, during which the US leader blasted allies including the European Union and Ca... [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia, UAE, launch attack on Yemen's port city of Hudaida

Saudi Arabia, UAE, launch attack on Yemen's port city of Hudaida The United Nations and other aid groups already had pulled their worldwide staff from Hodeida ahead of the rumored assault. The aim is to box in the Houthis in Sanaa, cut their supply lines and force them to the negotiating table. This has made it by far the most important port for humanitarian aid, with estimates that as much as 70% of aid comes through the port. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on... [Full Article...]

Trump credits his tweet in Rep. Sanford's defeat

Trump credits his tweet in Rep. Sanford's defeat Jeff Flake, into retirement. Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker couldn't win the White House's support to run for re-election. Alabama Rep. Martha Roby was forced into a runoff. He said he might not certify the election results. "And he has Stewart voters to thank for it". He is the second House Republican to lose a primary this election cycle. [Full Article...]

Ministers win key Brexit bill vote after concession

Ministers win key Brexit bill vote after concession The strained parliament session underlined deep divisions over Britain's European Union exit. It followed a strained parliamentary session, where the deep nationwide divisions opened up by Britain's vote to leave the European Union in 2016 were on display, with pro-EU lawmakers saying they had received death threats. [Full Article...]

Man dies after gang attack in his home

Man dies after gang attack in his home Wilk , who is also known locally as Nick, was taken to the Cork University Hospital but was pronounced dead at 5:30 AM. The 35-year-old Polish man was found with serious injuries when Gardaí arrived at The Bridge House, Maglin, Ballincollig between 3.15am and 3.30am yesterday morning. [Full Article...]

ARCTIC BLAST: Trump SLAMS Canada’s Trudeau Over G7 Comments

ARCTIC BLAST: Trump SLAMS Canada’s Trudeau Over G7 Comments Earlier , the White House escalated the unprecedented criticism against Trudeau, branding him a back-stabber unworthy of Trump's time. His apology came days after Trump and Trudeau verbally sparred over the G7 summit in Canada . Mr. Trudeau especially objected to the Trump administration's justification of the tariffs, saying Ottawa isn't a national security threat to Washington. [Full Article...]

United Nations Chief calls for investigation of Syria strikes

United Nations Chief calls for investigation of Syria strikes Idlib , which lies on the border with Turkey, has seen its population balloon to around two million people in recent years as fighters and civilians evacuated from other opposition areas are dumped there. Panos Moumtzis, the United Nations humanitarian coordinator on the Syria crisis, attends a news conference on the latest developments regarding humanitarian access in Syria, in Geneva , Switze... [Full Article...]

Theresa May says G7 summit was ‘difficult’ occasion

Theresa May says G7 summit was ‘difficult’ occasion Donald Trump's spectacular bust-up with America's closest allies at the G7 raises the already high political stakes for Tuesday's summit with Kim Jong Un, and highlights the dangers of the U.S. Vehicles and vehicle parts accounted for 16% of Canada's CAD$7.4bn (US$5.7bn) of shipments in the first fourth months of 2018. Participation of Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the EC, at the G7 Summit... [Full Article...]

Navarro voices regret for harsh words about Canadian leader

Navarro voices regret for harsh words about Canadian leader The following day, Trump's trade czar Peter Navarro made scathing comments about Trudeau during an appearance on Fox News. Trudeau had criticized Trump for the new tariffs and vowed that Canadians "will not be pushed around". Before the apology, some USA lawmakers on Tuesday questioned the strong language the White House and Trump have used toward Canada in contrast to the praise he gave North Kor... [Full Article...]

Arrests in Business Email Compromise Takedown

Arrests in Business Email Compromise Takedown Law enforcement also seized almost $2.4 million as part of the operation, and recovered approximately $14 million in fraudulent wire transfers by disrupting the BEC schemes, the DOJ said . The effort, which involved local and federal law enforcement agencies, targeted scammers who trick people into transferring them money, for example by impersonating a business partner or colleague. [Full Article...]

Trump contradicts United States military stance on Korea war games

Trump contradicts United States military stance on Korea war games US soldiers hang a South Korean flag on top of their tank during a military exercise north of Seoul, South Korea , on May 30, 2013. "I said when I first started, why do the bombers come from Guam?" "We will be stopping the war games which will save us a tremendous amount of money, unless and until we see the future negotiation is not going along like it should". [Full Article...]

United Kingdom minister resigns, plans to rebel over parliament's Brexit role

Brexit minister David Davis had earlier warned lawmakers that the government would never allow them to "reverse Brexit" or undermine negotiations. British Prime Minister Theresa May faces a showdown in parliament with lawmakers later on Tuesday who want a "meaningful vote" on an eventual Brexit deal and to set the government's "direction" if the house rejects the agreement. [Full Article...]

'Without the Rhetoric' Against Kim, the Summit May Never Have Happened

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was not surprised by President Donald Trump's call to end USA military exercises with South Korea and had been consulted beforehand, a Pentagon official said Tuesday. summit, describing the joint statement as "a historic event that has helped break down the last remaining Cold War legacy on earth". President Trump, Rodman said, is proud of him and thanks him a lo... [Full Article...]

Veteran envoy to Macedonia name dispute applauds

Veteran envoy to Macedonia name dispute applauds Zoran Zaev, the prime minister of Macedonia , and Alexis Tsipras, the prime minister of Greece , both agreed to the deal on Monday. FYR Macedonia and Greece call it truce on the 27 year old ongoing name dispute. The deal was welcomed by EU officials, with European Council president Donald Tusk tweeting his "sincere congratulations" to Mr Tsipras and Mr Zaev. [Full Article...]

Red Cross pulls foreign staff out of Yemen

Red Cross pulls foreign staff out of Yemen Lise Grande, the UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Yemen, said on Friday that humanitarian agencies "fear, in a prolonged worst case, that as many as 250,000 people may lose everything - even their lives". An ICRC employee, a Lebanese national, was killed on April 21 by an unknown gunmen who opened fire on his vehicle in the southwestern Yemeni city of Taiz as he was on his way to visit a prison, it... [Full Article...]

Backflipping FBI agent charged with assault for accidental shooting

The firearm went off when he picked it up, and another customer suffered a serious but non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the lower leg. He is being held in Downtown Detention Center in Denver . Bishop works out of the FBI's Washington, D.C., office, according to 9News. The FBI declined comment Tuesday "in order to preserve the integrity of the ongoing investigation", spokeswoman Amy Sander... [Full Article...]

Brexit 'meaningful vote' rejected as PM strikes deal with Tory rebels

That has potentially seismic consequences for the protracted and increasingly messy split from Brussels. "A vote between bad and worse is not a meaningful vote". "I am confident I can get a deal that allows us to strike our own trade deals while having a border with the European Union which is as frictionless as possible". [Full Article...]

Memphis grandmother busted transporting kids in dog kennels in hot auto

Memphis grandmother busted transporting kids in dog kennels in hot auto The report also notes that the temperature "reached 95 degrees and there were no vents in the rear of the Ford Explorer". Cheeks admitted to traveling with the kids from Whitehaven to Collierville, which is a 35-minute drive. "If she did that, then that's out of character for her", Eugene Richmond said. He said: "It is shocking, it really is". I only met her like once maybe twice. [Full Article...]

Syria's Assad denies Russia makes decisions for him

Syria's Assad denies Russia makes decisions for him The Syrian and Russian governments have charged the United States and UK-funded White Helmet group with staging a false-flag chemical attack in the city to prompt Western military intervention. Israeli energy minister and cabinet member Yuval Steinitz recently appeared to threaten that his nation could kill Assad if necessary to stop Iran. [Full Article...]

Puerto Rican Day Parade to shine light on hurricane struggle

Puerto Rican Day Parade to shine light on hurricane struggle Along the parade route in the heart of Manhattan, people also carried signs with tributes like "New York Stands with Puerto Rico", "You will not be forgotten" and "Decolonize Puerto Rico". "It would be a missed opportunity this Sunday.if we don't show an act of solidarity, an act of protest, an act of defiance", he said, "to let the world know we still have a president and Congress that still has ... [Full Article...]


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