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Lab tests ongoing in California botulism case tied to nacho-cheese sauce

If you or a family member have been experiencing the symptoms of botulism food poisoning and purchased food from Valley Oak Food and Fuel in Walnut Grove, California, see your doctor immediately. Germantown-based Gehl Foods LLC is being connected to an outbreak of botulism in Sacramento County, California that has resulted in one death. "From the preliminary testing of the cheese, it was positive for botulism ", said Dr. Read More »

Donald Trump's wife Melania rejects his affectionate advance

Benjamin Netanyahu (2R), his wife Sara (R), Israeli President Reuven Rivlin (2L), and his wife Nehama (L), in Tel Aviv on May 22, 2017. But Melania, dressed in sunglasses and a sharp white pencil skirt and blazer, can be seen coolly swatting it away just before the president greets dignitaries. Read More »

Former CIA director tells Congress he warned Russia about meddling

Brennan declined to name who the Central Intelligence Agency believed was in contact with Russian authorities during the campaign previous year. Both the Senate and the House intelligence committees are investigating Flynn and other Trump campaign associates as part of probes into Russia's election meddling. Read More »

Pres. Trump Visit to Israel

President Donald Trump continued his focus on Iran during his meeting with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at Jerusalem's King David Hotel on Monday, while also briefly touching on the intelligence situation with Russian Federation. Before leaving Italy, Trump will meet with the Italian president and prime minister and then fly Thursday to Brussels. Abbas also expressed his "warm condolences" to the victims of the attack and to the British people. Read More »

Talk-Show Hosts Spoof Trump's Israel Visit

While several small groups of Palestinians protests against the USA leaders visit demanding his intervention on the issue of hunger striking Palestinian prisoners, banners hailing the American President as "Man of Peace" were also seen around the city. Read More »

Trump asked top intel officials to defend him on Russian Federation claims

This madness can not last four years. "I encountered and am aware of information and intelligence that revealed contacts and interactions between Russian officials and USA persons involved in the Trump campaign", Brennan said . Impeachment is truly extraordinary in American history. I'm not here voluntarily, right? During a hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday, Coats said it was "not appropriate" for him "to comment on any of that" when asked about the ... Read More »

French minister says attacker had been to Syria

After a meeting of her top security officials to consider intelligence after the attack in Manchester on Monday night that killed 22 people and wounded dozens more at a pop concert, Ms May said that "it is a possibility we can not ignore that there is a wider group of individuals linked to this attack". Read More »

Philippines' Duterte may place entire country under martial law

In a statement, the Defense department said that it is only "a matter of time" before the Maute group militants are "taken down" as the government pours in more troops to augment security forces already posted in Marawi City. "I hope they free them, including Fr. Chito and my wife and their companions, because they are innocent", he told Manila's DZMM radio. He had vowed to be "harsh, " but human rights groups have expressed fears that martial law powers could further embolden Duterte, ... Read More »

Trump's Intel Chief Mum on Pressure to Rebut Russia Evidence

President Donald Trump asked two of the government's top intelligence chiefs to publicly deny evidence of cooperation between his campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 election, multiple current and former U.S. In addition to the congressional scrutiny, Flynn is now a target of an FBI counterintelligence investigation, a federal probe in Virginia and a Defense Department inspector general's inquiry into the propriety of foreign payments he accepted. Read More »

Reality TV star identified as latest victim in Manchester attack

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Another victim was named by her college as Georgina Callander (18), who was studying health and social care at Runshaw College in Leyland, Lancashire. Polish couple Angelika and Marcin Klis have been confirmed dead by the Polish foreign minister, after their daughter, Alex launched a tireless search on social media yesterday. Read More »

Philippines president returns to tackle attacks, declares military law in south

He says "if I think that ISIS has taken a foothold also in Luzon", the main northern island, "and terrorism is not really far behind, I might declare martial law throughout the country". The violence erupted Tuesday night after the army raided the hideout of Isnilon Hapilon , an Abu Sayyaf commander who is on Washington's list of most-wanted terrorists with a reward of up to $5 million for his capture. Read More »

Donald Trump, Pope Francis hold vatican meeting

As Trump and the pope said goodbye at the door of the study, Trump told the pope: "Thank you, thank you". US President Donald Trump arrived at the Vatican on Wednesday for talks with one of his most high-profile critics, Pope Francis , after the two men exchanged sharp words during the presidential campaign past year. Read More »

Trump is a big fan of Philippine strongman Duterte

Duterte skipped all activities lined up for his visit except the bilateral meeting with Putin, which was hastily moved a day earlier after he made a decision to fly back to the Philippines early Wednesday morning. Several militants were killed in the fighting in Marawi city in Lanao del Sur province, about 830 kilometers (520 miles) south of Manila , but others continued to lay siege to the largely Muslim city of more than 200,000 people, officials said, adding that power was cut in the ... Read More »

'It's irritating!' Home Secretary furious at United States for leaking Manchester bomber's details

Neighbours recalled him as a tall, thin young man who often wore traditional Islamic dress and did not talk much. Police also raided and searched a property elsewhere in Manchester where Abedi's brother Ismail is thought to have lived. "I have been very clear with our friends that that should not happen again", she said. Soldiers were being deployed to key sites in Britain on Wednesday to prevent attacks after the terror threat level was raised to its highest level following a suicide ... Read More »

Trump, Family to Stay in 'Armored Suite' at Hotel in Israel

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Newly arrived U.S. Ambassador David Friedman, Trump's former bankruptcy lawyer, scrambled last week to reassure Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government that Trump remains as firmly committed to Israel as ever. In other words, the question of possession is one for Israel and the Palestinians to work out on their own. The White House's map of Trump's visit to Israel cuts out half the country. Read More »

Donald Trump 2018 budget proposal: Key highlights

Republicans are under pressure to deliver on promised tax cuts, the cornerstone of the Trump administration's economic agenda. Medicaid is facing even bigger cuts. In his introductory message in the budget, Trump wrote that "to unleash the power of American work and creativity - and drive opportunity and faster economic growth - we must reprioritize Federal spending so that it advances the safety and security of the American people". Read More »

United Kingdom to deploy troops after attack, risk now 'critical', says Theresa May

The suicide bomber, Salman Abedi, had ties to Al Qaeda. The suicide bombing came at the conclusion of Grande's concert at the 21,000-capacity Manchester Arena, one of Europe's largest indoor venues. " Manchester! " broke out at a vigil held in the city centre. Here, he reportedly caught the attention of one imam whom he stared down during a sermon denouncing terrorism. Read More »

Trump Arrives Vatican To Meet Pope Francis

Thirty minutes is a normal length of time for a meeting between the pope and a head of state. "Potizza", she said, referring to a Slovenian treat. The former supermodel was caught on camera slapping away the President's hand as they walked across a red carpet in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Monday. President Donald Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump, wore a similar outfit with a larger veil. Read More »

British election campaigning to resume after Manchester bombing

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The Tories said they would not be campaigning at local or national level on Wednesday after Mrs May announced that the terror threat level was being increased from severe to critical - meaning another attack could be imminent. The SNP have also agreed to the national approach, with what the party calls "low-key" campaigning tomorrow before restarting their national drive for votes on Friday. Read More »

USA president vows to 'do everything' for Mideast peace

They would think that's a great name. Presidents Donald Trump and Mahmoud Abbas at the press conference in Bethlehem. After the talks with Mr Abbas, Mr Trump was due to travel back to Jerusalem to visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial and deliver a speech at the Israel Museum. Read More »

Manchester bomber's younger brother arrested in Libya

Ms Rudd refused to be drawn about the nature of the information held by the intelligence services about Abedi. The dead included an 8-year-old girl, Saffie Rose Roussos , a pupil at Tarleton Primary School, in Lancashire. Members of his own family had even informed on him in the past, telling British authorities that he was risky, according to the intelligence official. Read More »

USA to Arctic: Trump Will Put America First on Climate

High-level officials from the world's eight Arctic nations, including Tillerson, will meet in Alaska amid concerns about the future of the sensitive region after President Trump called for more oil drilling and development. "The Fairbanks Declaration notes what Paris claims to be", the official emphasized, "it does not obligate the United States to enforce it". "It does not obligate the U.S.to enforce it". Read More »