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Trump set to touch down for controversial United Kingdom visit

Trump set to touch down for controversial United Kingdom visit London Mayor Sadiq Khan has given permission for a giant inflatable baby blimp that looks like Trump to fly over the Houses of Parliament during the president's visit. On Friday, demonstrators are expected to gather near Chequers, the Prime Minister's country residence, where May and Trump will hold a working lunch. [Full Article...]

Eight boys rescued from Thai cave recovering — Sunglasses and chocolates

Eight boys rescued from Thai cave recovering — Sunglasses and chocolates The boys were trapped in the Tham Luan Nang Non cave that became flooded by monsoon rains while they were exploring it after a soccer practice on June 23. "The machine has already been delivered to Thailand and ready to use in the rescue operation in a partially flooded cave Khao Luang", - he wrote. All the boys were in good condition, Narongsak said. [Full Article...]

England Have Been Warming Up With Rubber Chickens Ahead Of Croatia

England Have Been Warming Up With Rubber Chickens Ahead Of Croatia The Duke of Cambridge, who is president of the Football Association, told the Three Lions the whole country is behind them. " England should improve. The building blocks are certainly in place, however, and that is not something that England have been able to say for many years. Dalic was only appointed as Croatia coach towards the end of their qualifying campaign, leading them to Russian... [Full Article...]

Trump blasts Germany at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit over gas pipeline deal with Russian Federation

Trump blasts Germany at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit over gas pipeline deal with Russian Federation And yet we're paying a lot of money to protect". So far I've avoided conspiracy theories and still believe the president is brainwashing himself with a mindset that prefers dictators to democrats and views alliances as burdens. But back in Washington , Trump's handling of the US' NATO allies was not going down well. At the end of the first session of a two-day summit, NATO Secretary-General J... [Full Article...]

Murder probe launched after Novichok mum dies

Murder probe launched after Novichok mum dies They were both left critically ill but recovered. "The simple reality is that Russian Federation has committed an attack on British soil which has seen the death of a British citizen", Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson said when asked in parliament about the threat facing people in Britain after the death of Dawn Sturgess . [Full Article...]

Mike Pence 'very encouraged' by reaction on Capitol Hill to Kavanaugh's nomination

Mike Pence 'very encouraged' by reaction on Capitol Hill to Kavanaugh's nomination Wade . Cuomo's scaremongering is an ironic reminder to blue-staters that not only would nothing change in their backyards if Roe were dumped, the new legal regime that replaces it in the state legislature might be more liberal than what Roe has provided them. [Full Article...]

Trump Talks Tough at NATO Summit: 'Germany Is a Captive of Russia'

Trump Talks Tough at NATO Summit: 'Germany Is a Captive of Russia' Trump has harshly criticized May, Merkel and Trudeau since taking office and opened Wednesday with another broadside against Merkel, asserting that her country is "totally controlled" and "captive" to Russia as he objected to a deal to bring Russian natural gas directly to Germany . [Full Article...]

Captured: 1,300-pound crocodile that evaded rangers in Australia for years

Captured: 1,300-pound crocodile that evaded rangers in Australia for years This has sent them farther upstream into freshwater areas. Though the average saltwater crocodile is about 5 meters (17 feet) long, according to National Geographic , captures of this size are rare, park authorities said. The reptile, which is longer than a Land Rover 110, is among the largest ever caught in the Northern Territory. Webb said that areas where saltwater crocodiles are the most sp... [Full Article...]

Facebook is fined £500,000 by information watchdog by ICO

It could be the first in a series of penalties for Facebook, political parties, data companies and academics as a result of the scandal . In May, the European Union launched stricter data protection laws allowing regulators to fine companies up to €20 million or 4 percent of their annual global turnover. [Full Article...]

Netanyahu May Offer Putin US Sanctions Relief for Ousting Iran From Syria

Netanyahu May Offer Putin US Sanctions Relief for Ousting Iran From Syria According to the military, shortly after 3:15 p.m.an apparently unarmed Syrian drone entered Israeli airspace from Syria through the demilitarized zone between the two countries, after first passing over Jordan. This meeting comes a week before Putin will meet President Trump, and Netanyahu may try to use his close ties to Trump as an advantage in the Wednesday talks. [Full Article...]

U.S. proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports

U.S. proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said in an emailed statement . The foreign ministry described Washington's threats as "typical bullying" and said China needed to counter-attack to protect its interests. Yet matching the latest USA barrage would force China to either levy much higher tariffs or take more disruptive steps like cancelling purchase orders, encouraging consumer boycot... [Full Article...]

Man on honeymoon dies after zipline collision in Honduras

Man on honeymoon dies after zipline collision in Honduras Fanken got stuck halfway along the zip line , Roatan Fire Department chief Wilmer Guerrero told La Prensa . Egael Tishman , 24, and Shif Fanken , 27, were on a cruise that stopped in Roatan, and they chose to go for a zipline adventure over the treetops Thursday afternoon. [Full Article...]

Trump, NATO head Stoltenberg have testy exchange at summit

With tensions in the Western defence alliance already running high over Trump's demands for more contributions to ease the burden on U.S. taxpayers, and a nationalistic stance that has seen trade disputes threaten economic growth in Europe, the latest remarks will fuel concerns among allies over the USA role in keeping the peace that has reigned since World War Two. [Full Article...]

Paul Manafort says he's being treated like a "VIP" in jail

Paul Manafort says he's being treated like a Manafort is now undergoing transfer to another facility and attempted unsuccessfully to prevent the move as Mueller used his own words against him. Manafort, who was President Trump's campaign chairman for several months, last week asked for his July 25 trial in Alexandria federal court to be delayed until this fall, saying his incarceration in Virginia's Northern Neck has made it too hard to ... [Full Article...]

Stocks tumble as global trade war flares up

US President Donald Trump ordered his government to prepare tariffs on a further US$200bn of imports from China on Monday. Chinese retaliation: China has threatened to retaliate dollar-for-dollar if the Trump administration imposes a new round of tariffs. [Full Article...]

American tourist killed by stray bullet in Mexico City

American tourist killed by stray bullet in Mexico City Mirutenko was shot in the head and killed. "The analysis of the surveillance cameras, by the investigation police, allowed us to know that the aggressors fled to the State of Mexico", the Mexico City Attorney General's Office said in a statement . [Full Article...]

Trump administration announces $US200 billion in extra China tariffs

The Aussie, considered a liquid proxy for China-related trades, fell 0.5 percent against the dollar to $0.7422. The U.S. had said it would consider requests from some countries to be exempted from other sanctions that it plans put into effect in November that prevent Iran from exporting oil. [Full Article...]

Israel Shuts Down Gaza Crossing in Response to Attacks from Hamas

Israel Shuts Down Gaza Crossing in Response to Attacks from Hamas The Israeli military issued its own separate statement , saying that Kerem Shalom would remain open to a limit amount of humanitarian aid during the cosure. The flaming kites have set fires to forest and farmland, and have done some damage, though inflicted few casualties. "The regional and worldwide silence on the siege imposed on the Gaza Strip for more than twelve years has encouraged the Isr... [Full Article...]

Gareth Southgate: 'I couldn't listen to Three Lions for 20 years'

Gareth Southgate: 'I couldn't listen to Three Lions for 20 years' All Gareth Southgate's team have to do now is see off Croatia and then beat either France or Belgium in the final. And they've revealed that since the showpiece began, sales of waistcoats have doubled due to people wanting to channel their inner Southgate. [Full Article...]

Theresa May urges Tory backbenchers to keep Jeremy Corbyn out of power

Theresa May urges Tory backbenchers to keep Jeremy Corbyn out of power U.S. President Donald Trump acknowledged that his scheduled visit to Britain was coming at a time of "turmoil" - comments May later brushed aside - and two more junior ministers quit in protest, with reports that more were ready to go. Fallon warned Conservative rebels that a challenge to May's leadership is "the last thing we need". Her party is divided into hard-and-soft Brexit factions and ... [Full Article...]


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