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2 in U.S. court over Washington protest fight

The video shows Erdogan in the back of a vehicle outside the Turkish ambassador's residence as security officials charged into a crowd of protesters. It's not clear to what extent President Erdogan's full security team was involved. The Turkish embassy claimed the groups that assembled were "affiliated with the PKK (Kurdistan Workers Party)" without permission and "began aggressively provoking Turkish-American citizens who had peacefully assembled to greet the President", according to a ... Read More »

Senator Lindsey Graham: Special Russia probe appears to be 'criminal investigation'


Sen. Chuck GrassleyChuck GrassleyGrassley: Don't expect anti-Trump leaks to stop after special counsel appointed GOP senator wouldn't be "surprised" if Comey forced to cancel testimony Graham "surprised" Comey will testify publicly MORE (R-Iowa) said Saturday he does not expect leaks from President Trump's administration to stop after the appointment of a special counsel to investigate ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation. Read More »

N Korea confirms 'successful' launch of ballistic missile:KCNA


He also "approved the deployment of this weapon system for action". It sparked a fresh chorus of global condemnation and threats of tougher sanctions. "We all have to send a sign to North Korea , and that is: "No more. This is the DPRK's answer to the Trump administration'". The South's military said the launch had provided the North with data to improve its missiles' reliability, but whether it had mastered the re-entry technology for the warhead needs additional analysis. Read More »

Trump tells Netanyahu he 'never mentioned Israel' in meeting with Russians

U.S. President Donald Trump (L) shakes hand with Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu during their meeting at the King David Hotel in Yerushalayim on Monday. Trump has spoken of reaching the "ultimate deal" - Israeli-Palestinian peace - brushing off years of failed attempts by his predecessors. But people familiar with Trump's trip said officials might offer a subtler gesture to recognize Israel's strong feelings about Jerusalem being its eternal capital. Read More »

Flynn to decline US Senate subpoena in Russia probe


Moscow has repeatedly denied the allegations and Trump denies any collusion between his campaign and Russian officials. Flynn and other former Trump advisers Paul Manafort, Carter Page and Roger Stone also are subjects of an Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry. Read More »

2 children believed to have been shot by mother die


Thursday - was interviewed not long after police said passers-by were performing life-saving measures on the children outside the home at 3821 Lori Sue Ave. Police also interviewed Helton's other daughter, who told them her mom had shot her brother and sister and that she'd asked her to help carry them out of the house. Read More »

Trump asked DNI, NSA to deny evidence of Russia collusion


Both Coates and Rogers rejected the requests. Another Times report said Trump had told Russian officials in a closed-door meeting at the Oval Office that firing Comey "had relieved great pressure on him". The officials said the White House appeared uncertain about its power to influence the Federal Bureau of Investigation. One official said that memo-and others like it-could be obtained by Robert Mueller, the former FBI director who was tapped last week to head the Russian Federation ... Read More »

Ariana Grande concert explosion

A woman who said she worked at the arena as staff but did not want to be named said: "All I know is it sounded like a bomb". British Transport Police told CNN it was in the process of closing some transport in the area. "It was absolutely terrifying", she said. Monét posted a heartfelt note on Twitter, saying she was "hurt and frustrated". "I don't have words", Ariana tweeted after the incident. Read More »

Meghan Markle makes Pippa Middleton's wedding reception


She arrived in a vintage Jaguar to enter the church on the arm of her father. After the ceremony , the bride and groom made their debut as husband and wife as they left the church. News. Pippa Middleton and James Matthews kiss after their wedding at St Mark's Church in Englefield, England Saturday, May 20, 2017. She did go to Middleton's reception, where she wasn't seated next to her BF . Read More »

Hassan Rouhani wins Iran President election for the second time


Millions of Iranians vo. He took an apparent dig at regional rival Saudi Arabia, which is now hosting US President Donald Trump. "We also hope that he restores the rights of Iranians, for freedom of speech, of organization, so that Iranians can live the life they deserve", Tillerson said. Read More »

Shakespeare in limbo as Leicester ends title defense in 12th


I don't know when that'll be but there'll be a meeting soon. It was just said 'til the end of the season. And Shakespeare, who saw Jamie Vardy level in the second half at the King Power Stadium after Junior Stanislas scored inside a minute for Bournemouth, gave little away on if he will still be in the hotseat next term. Read More »

Mariners honor Chris Cornell with moment of silence

Cornell , 52, was in Detroit performing with Soundgarden , which had embarked on a USA tour in April, CNN reports. The rocker was 52. Late in the day Thursday, Detroit police confirmed [that] Cornell committed suicide. Formed in 1984 by Cornell , guitarist Kim Thayil and bassist Hiro Yamamoto, Soundgarden's third studio album, Badmotorfinger , in 1991 spawned enormously popular singles Jesus Christ Pose , 'Rusty Cage and Outshined that received regular play on ... Read More »

FBI inquiry is 'greatest witch hunt' in history

There was confusion during the day surrounding Flynn, Trump's former national security adviser who has emerged as a central figure because of his own ties to Russian Federation, which led to his dismissal early on in the Trump administration. Read More »

North Korea declares medium-range missile ready for deployment

A South Korean military official said on Sunday the missile appeared to be an upgraded, extended-range version of the North's solid-fuel submarine-launched missile. This is the second ballistic missile launch in May 2017 and eighth since the start of the year 2017 by North Korea . Solid-fueled missiles come loaded with fuel and can be launched quickly after they are moved to a launch site, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists in Cambridge, Mass. Read More »

S.Korea's ex-leader Park makes first court appearance in corruption trial


Asked about the occupation, Park replied she had no occupation rather than said she was a former president. Park is facing a total of 18 charges including bribery, abuse of power, coercion and the leaking of government secrets. And last week, two plastic surgeons who treated the image-conscious former president - including one who injected her with human placenta extracts - were convicted of lying about having treated her. Read More »

Palestinian factions call for 'Day of Rage' during Trump visit


He met two days ago with Trump's regional envoy, Jason Greenblatt, and said they were trying to decide on the next steps. The official asked not to be identified because of the sensitivity of the matter. The controversy arose from discussions about whether the United States could agree to let Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accompany President Trump when he visits the Western or "Wailing" Wall of the Temple Mount in Jerusalem on Monday. Read More »

Melania Trump Slaps At President Trump's Hand After Arriving In Tel Aviv


In Saudi Arabia, Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump held hands, but the president and Melania didn't. Or maybe she noticed a large fly on President Donald Trump's hand after deplaning at an Israeli airport. Before the celebration, the Easter bunny came out alongside Trump, Melania , and their son Barron to sing The National Anthem. FLOTUS has been caught on camera various times interacting with her husband in ways that would make anyone think she honestly, truly, does not like him. Read More »

Flynn rejects Trump-Russia probe subpoena; Dems say he lied


To date, Flynn is the only Trump associate whom the Senate has subpoenaed. Flynn's refusal to cooperate will also intensify scrutiny over Trump's decision to hire him initially for the job and his decision to keep him on staff for 18 days after the President was warned by former acting Attorney General Sally Yates that Flynn may have been compromised by the Russians. Read More »

Russia's Lavrov says he did not discuss Comey with Trump


When asked what his son thinks will now happen to the FBI's investigation of contacts between Trump campaign aides and Russians, Comey said he didn't know. The Times account also noted that the President observed that "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation". Mr. Trump wants to confront Russian Federation over its actions in Ukraine and Syria and cooperate with the country to fight against Islamic State, White House national security adviser H.R. Read More »

US, Gulf States, sign deal to end financing for terror


During a meeting of more than 50 Arab and Muslim leaders, he sought to chart a new course for America's role in the region, one aimed squarely on rooting out terrorism, with less focus on promoting human rights and democratic reforms. The U.S State Department announced in December plans to sell Saudi Arabia CH-47F Chinook cargo helicopters and related equipment, training and support worth $3.51 billion. Read More »

Can read EVM vote sequence: AAP


It said the demonstration on a "look-alike" EVM can not be used to "vilify" those actually used for elections. "The Commission should allow technical inspection of its EVMs by the expert panels of various political parties to see if the EVMs can be hacked or not". Read More »

Pak govt, army to jointly fight Jadhav case in ICJ'

Earlier in 1999, Pakistan claimed USD60 million in compensation after a Pakistan Navy aircraft, flying well inside Pakistani territory, was downed by India. Reportedly, Pakistan is to dispatch an ad-hoc judge to the worldwide court while a legal team would also be formed to assist counsel in the ICJ for Pakistan, Khawar Qureshi. Read More »