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Twitter barrage puts spotlight on Trump's outspoken son

Not one person. Never before have we had a direct line into how a president thinks like we do for Trump. Of the top White House staff, chief strategist Steve Bannon was the person Trump voters selected most often for possible termination, at 27 percent. Read More »

UAE expects actions, not talks from Qatar to end diplomatic standoff — Interview

Sheikh Mohammed said the blockade of Qatar broke global law and described the severing of land, air and sea links to his country as "collective punishment". Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said Qatar had not yet been presented with a list of demands by countries that cut off diplomatic and transport ties, but insisted the matter be solved peacefully. Read More »

Militant killed as army foils infiltration bid in Jammu and Kashmir's Gurez

Meanwhile, a civilian was injured on Saturday in a terrorist attack on security forces on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway. At least five terrorists have been gunned down so far today, as the Indian Army continues to thwart the stream of cross-border infiltration along the Line of Control (LoC) at Uri Sector of Jammu and Kashmir . Read More »

May loses gamble, puts together coalition government

Rosie Duffield won the seat in Canterbury, Kent for Labour for the first time in almost 100 years. On a night of high drama, Mrs May - who went into the election with a majority of 17 - fell eight seats short of an overall majority. The Tory leader also tweeted a year-old speech about marriage equality she delivered in Belfast, seemingly a subtle repudiation of the social policies of her party's new coalition partners. Read More »

Man United confident of landing Real Madrid's Morata


The Spain worldwide scored 20 goals in all competitions for Real last season, as the club clinched La Liga and the Champions League . Real Madrid have recused themselves from the chase for David de Gea , opting to keep faith with Keylor Navas - which should negate any chance of a player+cash swap deal taking place. Read More »

MN teen makes Scripps National Spelling Bee finals


After seven rounds, Sundar secured a spot in the prime time finals. For the second straight year, Erin Howard of Huntsville has advanced to the finals of the National Spelling Bee. Spellers could earn up to 36 points during the Preliminaries - up to 30 points on the preliminary test, three points for correctly spelling in round two and three points for correctly spelling in round three. Read More »

House Democrats Warn Trump on Blocking Comey's Testimony

But legal experts have said that Mr. Trump has a weak case to invoke executive privilege because he has publicly addressed his conversations with Mr. Comey, who was leading the Federal Bureau of Investigation's probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's U.S. presidential election, was sacked by Trump last month, four years into his 10-year term. Read More »

Qatar Seeks Trump's Help, and Tillerson Delivers

Meanwhile, Qatar's efforts to convince the global community to support Doha in the current crisis received a big blow when Moscow announced that President Vladimir Putin does not wish to receive the Qatari foreign minister, who planned a trip to Moscow on Thursday. Read More »

Iran says Trump reaction to attacks 'repugnant'

According to the Interior Ministry, on Wednesday four people attacked the parliament building with automatic weapons, with one detonating an explosive vest and the others eventually being gunned down by security. statement of solidarity with the attack's victims is notable because of the deep distrust between the U.S. and Iran. "So people in Iran, they don't consider the United States as their enemy". Read More »

US President Donald Trump to reveal new Cuban policy


Senior officials at the National Security Council were meeting on Friday to craft recommendations that will be sent to the principals committee - Trump's top foreign policy advisers - and then to the president, people familiar with the matter said. Read More »

Tottenham forward Harry Kane aspires to win Ballon d'Or

This is one of the poorest Scotland teams in recent memory and not a single player from Gordon Strachan's squad would get into England's panel. My goals for my club prove that. Blackburn Rovers player Mulgrew says the 23-year-old is only a portion of the threat posed by tomorrow's opponents at Hampden Park . "Ronaldo won the Euros and the Champions League and that's part of the reason why most of the time he wins it. Read More »

Moment London attackers neutralized by police caught on CCTV


In fact, three of the dead and eight of the almost 50 people wounded on Saturday night were French, according to French President Emmanuel Macron, who lived in London himself when he worked in the banking industry. In the back of the vehicle officers found 13 wine bottles filled with flammable liquid with rags wrapped around them in the shape of Molotov cocktails, along with two blow torches. Read More »

United Kingdom election ends in a hung parliament - what happens now?


British newspapers summed it up in a word: Mayhem. Other EU politicians warned a weakened Westminster government could undermine the Brexit process , with one describing the snap General Election as "yet another own goal". The Conservative Party is ruthless with losers. And even though she doesn't command a majority, the Tory leader has declared victory. It means that Theresa May is finished as Prime Minister. Read More »

Trump in tweets, Calls Ex FBI Chief Comey a 'Leaker' After Testimony

The plans come after Trump broke his silence on Twitter today and posted, "WOW, Comey is a leaker!" On May 12, Trump issued a veiled threat against Comey, tweeting, " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" US President Donald Trump smiles during the Infrastructure Summit with Governors and Mayors at the White House in Washington , US, June 8, 2017 . Read More »

Philippines army air strike accidentally kills 11 soldiers

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte voiced confidence on Friday that the government will eventually win the war against Islamic extremists that aim to establish an Islamic State caliphate in the Philippines. "ISIS is shrinking in Iraq and Syria, and decentralizing in parts of Asia and the Middle East, and one of the areas where it is expanding is Southeast Asia and the Philippines is the center of gravity", he explained to Reuters . Read More »

Modi meets Uzbek President


The prime minister said the two sides should tap their potential in cooperation, strengthen communication and coordination in global affairs, respect each other's core concerns and appropriately handle their disputes. Modi began his engagements on Friday with a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping and thanked him for China's support for India's membership of the SCO. Read More »

Stanley Cup Final: Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins Game 5 preview, updates

The junkyard dog approach to hockey for the Stanley Cup Final debutants has a history: It is the Predators' on-ice version of Stanley, the blue mutt with a bone clenched between his teeth. "It gives both teams an opportunity to get the rest, which should result in a higher-quality game, a faster-paced game", Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said here Thursday morning. Read More »

US' Tillerson urges Saudi allies to ease Qatar blockade


The four countries have suspended all flights to and from Qatar , pulled their ambassadors from Doha and ordered Qatari diplomats to leave. Tillerson , speaking at the State Department , said the US would help support efforts to mediate the crisis, along with Kuwait - another Gulf country that has stepped up to try to broker a resolution. Read More »

Chad recalls ambassador from Qatar amid Gulf crisis

Erdogan said isolating Qatar would not resolve any regional problems and vowed to do everything in his power to help end the regional crisis. Trump's stern warning overshadowed an earlier declaration from Secretary of State Rex Tillerson - who had also urged Saudi Arabia and its allies to ease their land and sea "blockade" of Qatar. Read More »

Man arrested in raid in connection with London attack

A 27-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of the preparation of terrorist acts, while a 33-year-old man was held on suspicion of possession with intent to supply controlled drugs. Police said they had to prioritise resources on suspects who were believed to be preparing an attack or providing active support for one. The Met's Counter Terrorism Command said: "While formal identification is yet to take place, detectives believe he is 22-year-old Youssef Zaghba , from east London ". Read More »

Trump Responds To Comey Testimony, Calls Former FBI Director 'A Leaker'


No obstruction". He further denied ever asking Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Comey's detailed allegations in his sworn testimony . At a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis , Trump was asked to respond to Comey's Thursday appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee . Read More »