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by | July 26, 2018 | 12:48

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez takes a moment between interviews in New York City, June 27, 2018. "You look at this girl Ocasio-Cortez or whatever she is , I mean, she's in a totally different universe", said Rep. CRTV, a streaming service that offers conservative punditry guaranteed to be "100% free of anti-American propaganda", spent part of Tuesday arguing that a fake interview it created with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, in which the congressional candidate appeared to be stumped by ...

by | July 26, 2018 | 12:44

The Washington Post noticed that American has completely removed Taiwan from the map of Asia on its website. "We will remain in close consultation with the USA government throughout this process". It's vital for their business that they stay in China's good books. China and Taiwan have been governed separately since 1949 following the Communist victory on the mainland after a civil war, although a shared cultural and linguistic heritage mostly endures.

by | July 26, 2018 | 12:12

Witnesses reported a loud explosion at about 1 p.m. local time. A U.S. Embassy spokesman confirmed : "There was an explosion at approximately 1 pm today on the street outside the South East corner of the Embassy compound". Neither the police nor the embassy had any comment on a report by the ruling Communist Party newspaper Global Times that said officers had earlier removed a women from outside the embassy who had sprayed gasoline on herself in a "suspected attempt at self-immolation" at ...

by | July 26, 2018 | 11:13

U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross discusses President Trump's successful meeting with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker over trade. "As long as we are negotiating, unless one party would stop the negotiations , we will hold off further tariffs", Juncker said. "And we made a deal today".

by | July 26, 2018 | 10:29

Letifah Wilson said that she, Nia and a third sister had been returning from a family outing Sunday when they were "blindsided by a maniac". She told the outlet Cowell "miss [ed] the artery" when he stabbed her. According to officials, investigators received an anonymous tip that led them to Cowell, who was unarmed and taken into custody without incident.

by | July 26, 2018 | 09:42

The collapse of the support dam caused flash flooding in six Sanamxay villages - Yai Thae, Hinlad, Mai, Thasengchan, Tha Hin and Samong. Scenes of flooding following a burst dam in southern Laos that is believe to have claimed the lives of as many as 100 people.

by | July 26, 2018 | 09:29

In the unwieldy tape, Cohen and Trump appear to be discussing plans to set up a shell company buy the rights to McDougal's story, which was purchased by American Media Inc. Cohen is under criminal investigation by the U.S. attorney's office in Manhattan for his personal financial dealings, including the payment he made to porn actress Stormy Daniels on Trump's behalf before the election, though he has not been charged with any wrongdoing.

by | July 26, 2018 | 08:13

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow aired a segment Tuesday night in which she claimed the White House misleadingly edited the official USA government transcript and video of President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin's press conference in Helsinki, Finland .

by | July 26, 2018 | 07:42

Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) and Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), along with 9 cosponsors, introduced articles of impeachment against Rosenstein shortly after a meeting with Justice Department officials concerning document production. Rosenstein is accused violating Congressional subpoenas by withholding requested documents pertaining to Mueller's ongoing investigation and for allegedly abusing the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, through which warrants against Trump campaign aide Carter Page ...

by | July 26, 2018 | 06:43

In the almost two-hour exchange, which the paper said appeared to have been surreptitiously recorded by Cohen, Trump's ex-lawyer discussed at length the payment he arranged in October 2016, a month before the presidential election, to Daniels, who alleged that she had a one-night stand with Trump in 2006, shortly after his third wife Melania gave birth to their son.

by | July 26, 2018 | 05:15

President Donald Trump throws a soccer ball to his wife after receiving it by Russia's President Vladimir Putin during a joint press conference after a meeting at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki , on July 16, 2018. for its role in the activities - something that has received sharp pushback from lawmakers. He also reiterated USA support for an investigation that held Russian Federation responsible for downing a Malaysian airliner over east Ukraine in 2014.

by | July 26, 2018 | 04:56

She also reports that three people say Cohen has information about the infamous Trump Tower meeting in June 2016, which Donald Trump Jr. arranged along with Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort to speak with Russians who said they had dirt on Hillary Clinton.

by | July 26, 2018 | 03:55

Cohen's shift in loyalty has prompted some Trump allies outside the West Wing to voice their annoyance with Cohen, who previously said he would "take a bullet" for Trump. election law, presidential candidates must disclose expenses, loans and campaign contributions, which are defined as things of value given to a campaign in order to influence an election.

by | July 26, 2018 | 02:42

Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. The USDA said it planned to roll out some of those details around Labor Day and the program would begin to make payouts after the fall harvest.

by | July 25, 2018 | 14:39

Col. Jonathan Conricus said the plane flew toward Israel at "relatively high speed" before it breached Israeli territory. On Tuesday, a Lebanese newssite quoted a Syrian military officer as saying that Damascus has no intention of rushing into a war with Israel after the downing of the plane, but "the response to the downing of the jet will come soon enough".

by | July 25, 2018 | 14:15

Netanyahu has also pledged to keep Iran from entrenching itself militarily in neighbouring Syria, where Tehran is supporting President Bashar al-Assad in his country's civil war. The total number of people could be over 200, almost half of the Syrians evacuated into Jordan on Sunday. They had fled as a Syrian government offensive in the south-west of the country intensified earlier this summer.

by | July 25, 2018 | 14:13

Trump insisted on his innocence in Saturday's tweet , assuring his followers that " the good news is that your favorite President did nothing wrong! ". "And any attempt to spin can not change what is on the tape". The Department of Justice is looking into alleged hush money paid to women who claim they had a relationship with Mr Trump.

by | July 25, 2018 | 14:06

He lauded the contribution of the Indian community in the growth of Uganda, but also recalled the hardship faced by them in 1970s when some of them were forced to leave the country. "On the global stage, Rwanda and India share a commitment to peace and security as major troop contributors to United Nations peacekeeping missions", Kagame said.

by | July 25, 2018 | 13:54

Comey hasn't had a security clearance for many months, according to a person familiar with the matter. In his Twitter post last week, Mr Brennan stated, "Not only were Trump's comments imbecilic, he is wholly in the pocket of Putin". " John Brennan and others partisans should have their security clearances revoked". "He's cheapening the sanctity of the security clearance process that had been by and large a non-political concept when it comes to access to classified information", Moss said.

by | July 25, 2018 | 11:15

Tibbetts' relatives first became concerned about her safety when she failed to report to work Thursday. Officials used a helicopter to search the are while hundreds of volunteers searched barns, dirt roads, and cornfields on Friday and Saturday.

by | July 25, 2018 | 09:01

If the analysis of the satellite imagery is accurate, North Korea may be taking a small but significant step toward the disarmament that was agreed upon by the North Korean leader and President Trump during a landmark meeting in Singapore on June 12, it said .

by | July 25, 2018 | 08:57

But the 44-year-old British woman was actually applying a Soviet-era nerve agent that had previously sickened a former Russian spy and his daughter, three sources briefed on the United Kingdom poisoning investigation told CNN on Thursday. The investigation believes that potential assassins used a perfume bottle with Novichok to spray the nerve agent on the doorknob of Skripal's house in March.

by | July 25, 2018 | 07:16

The response to Donald Trump's explosive Twitter threat against Iran has been swift and alarming, but at least social media is able to find the humour in it. "We believe in the path of happiness and progress, resistance and steadfastness in the face of enemies and those who seek our ill". Iranian hackers, meanwhile, were planning extensive cyberattacks on US and European targets, prompting consideration of a USA counterattack, multiple senior US officials told NBC News.

by | July 25, 2018 | 06:19

Last week's summit between Trump and Putin in the Finnish capital Helsinki unleashed political turmoil in the United States, with some critics accusing the USA president of betraying America's interests. He asked his interviewer, "Say that again, did I hear you?" He told reporters in Washington: "The Russians better quit messing around in our elections".

by | July 25, 2018 | 05:42

Farmers for Free Trade, a lobbying group, said it will continue to urge the Trump administration to stop the trade war. These new export markets will remain when the current disputes over trade are settled on terms more favorable to American producers.

by | July 24, 2018 | 13:30

The documents were part of officials' application for a warrant to the secretive foreign intelligence surveillance court, which signed off on surveilling Page. president's Helsinki summit with Mr Putin. Florida Republican Senator Marco Rubio said Sunday on CBS's Face the Nation that he agreed with authorities that wiretapping Page was justified.

by | July 24, 2018 | 11:26

You can't blame the Israelis for being realistic about the fact that Russian Federation, not the United States, is the power they have to work with most in the Middle East now. Netanyahu held talks with Putin in Moscow on July 11 amid Israeli concerns that Assad, an old foe, may defy a 1974 demilitarisation deal on the occupied Golan Heights, or allow his Iranian and Lebanese Hezbollah allies to deploy there.

by | July 24, 2018 | 11:25

What people see from Earth during a partial lunar eclipse depends on how the sun, Earth and moon are lined up. At the news conference following the private meeting, Trump also appeared to accept Putin's denials of trying to undermine the United States election, even though USA intelligence agencies have concluded that Russian Federation did intervene.

by | July 24, 2018 | 11:06

Trump said after the summit that North Korea would shut down the site, also known as the Tongchang-ri missile test site. Over the weekend, a number of U.S. Sohae is North Korea's main satellite launching facility, where the nation put satellites into orbit atop powerful rockets in 2012 and 2016. Soon after the briefing, the official told South Korean correspondents in NY that the South Korean government "needed" some exemption from worldwide sanctions on the North to implement the ...

by | July 24, 2018 | 09:01

Adult film actress Stormy Daniels' husband is seeking a divorce and sole custody of their seven-year-old daughter. "She kindly asks for privacy for the sake of her family", he wrote on Twitter. Daniels has said she had sex with Trump in 2006 when he was married, which Trump has denied. Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen, paid Daniels $130,000 just days before the 2016 presidential election in exchange for her silence.

by | July 24, 2018 | 08:47

Beachgoers know it's not uncommon to see a gust of wind dislodge an umbrella and send it flying down the shoreline, but Sunday's incident resulted in a woman's injuries. In the latest incident, the victim was struck in her upper chest after a rental umbrella that was left unattended was carried by the wind. If you're taking a break for, say, lunch, take down your private umbrella, experts said, or if it is a rented umbrella, let the operator know you are leaving.

by | July 24, 2018 | 08:14

In the almost all-caps tweet, Trump mentioned about the dangers to Iran of making hostile threats after Rouhani said, "America must understand well that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace and war with Iran is the mother of all wars ".

by | July 24, 2018 | 07:14

The country has been enduring record-breaking temperatures of up to 40.7C (105F) after almost a week where thermometers have not dipped blow 38C in places. In a statement, the meteorological agency said that "the potential for heat illness is higher than usual". There are still about 4,500 people living in emergency shelters in the wake of the flooding and Japanese authorities were considering housing the displaced people on a cruise ship, according to the Japan Times .

by | July 24, 2018 | 07:10

On Friday, bombshell reports revealed the existence of tapes recorded by President Donald Trump's former personal attorney, Michael Cohen , on which the two men discussed a payment to a Playboy model who alleges that she had an affair with Trump.

by | July 24, 2018 | 05:28

The New York Times later reported , and the former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper confirmed to CNN , that Trump was briefed on specific USA intelligence indicating that Putin personally ordered the 2016 Russian influence campaign.