• Trump Wants U.S. Debt Ceiling Increase by August, Spokesman Says
Trump Wants U.S. Debt Ceiling Increase by August, Spokesman Says

The tax reforms would be comprised of such cur rates. White House economic adviser Gary Cohn said on Wednesday he expected the U.S. Congress to get tax reform done this year, citing a productive meeting with Republican congressional leaders.

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  • British PM May says will govern with
British PM May says will govern with "friends" for successful Brexit deal

Theresa May's plan to increase her Conservative party's majority ahead of Brexit negotiations has backfired. In a night that has redrawn the political landscape once again, the UK Independence Party (UKIP), which won 12.6 percent of the vote two years ago and was a driving force behind the Brexit result, lost millions of voters, triggering...

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  • Team New Zealand Sinks in High Winds
Team New Zealand Sinks in High Winds

Ainslie heads a 65-strong crew which supports the six-man Great Britain team vessel, including former rival and Rio 2016 Olympic sailing champion Giles Scott as the tactician. Artemis, down 3-1 to start the day, won all three races on Thursday to take a 4-3 lead in the best-of-nine series that will be decided on Friday. "That was a tough race a...

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  • Qatar must commit to re-examining regional policies: UAE ambassador to US
Qatar must commit to re-examining regional policies: UAE ambassador to US

Other U.S. officials have said Qatar has already taken some steps to reduce terror funding but that the steps are insufficient. The current crisis is an eruption of simmering tensions fomented in the 2011 Arab Spring when Qatar and the Saudi Kingdom backed rival proxies.

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  • North Korea fires suspected cruise missiles after USA drills
North Korea fires suspected cruise missiles after USA drills

A senior official from the presidential Blue House in Seoul said Wednesday that the two launchers of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system that had been installed could remain but that four launchers yet to be placed would not be set up until the administration completed an environmental assessment.

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  • Alleged London Attacker Was a Known Radical Islamist
Alleged London Attacker Was a Known Radical Islamist

The youngest of the London Bridge attackers pleaded with his mother to settle with him in Syria but instead moved to Britain where his extremist views hardened and he fell into the company of a bloodthirsty gang that launched the latest attack on British streets, his mother said Wednesday.

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  • UK Election 2017: Theresa May to seek to form government
UK Election 2017: Theresa May to seek to form government

But it will be another surprise if the Conservatives let her stay in Downing Street for long. It looks like the Tories will be able to form a majority coalition or arrangement with the conservative N Democratic Unionist Party of Northern Ireland, but Prime Minister Theresa May is far weaker than anyone expected at the beginning of the campaign....

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  • Italy warned United Kingdom on 3rd London attacker
Italy warned United Kingdom on 3rd London attacker

The Islamic State terror group claimed responsibility for the attack. As details about Butt emerged, however, they prompted questions of whether he could have been stopped sooner. After a brief display of national unity and with just days to go before the parliamentary election, rivals zeroed in on May's record as home secretary.

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  • The Tredje AP fonden Takes Position in Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG)
The Tredje AP fonden Takes Position in Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG)

South Dakota Invest Council reported 7,430 shares. (CHD)'s stock rose 0.08%. The Old West Investment Management Llc holds 4.00M shares with $14.00 million value, up from 2.08M last quarter. Oregon Pub Employees Retirement Fund reported 84,030 shares or 1.3% of all its holdings. (NYSEMKT:LNG). Us Bancshares De owns 3,368 shares for 0% of their portf...

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  • North Korea says it has tested new anti-ship missile
North Korea says it has tested new anti-ship missile

The claim indicates the regime has continued to advance its missile technology since its leader Kim Jong-un said during his annual address on January 1 that the regime was in the final stage of developing ICBM technology. It also warned that it has the technology to strike the US mainland with a nuclear-tipped missile. Cruise missile tests do not...

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  • Iran rejects USA statements on attacks in Tehran
Iran rejects USA statements on attacks in Tehran

The group has also targeted Shiites in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said that as the Iran legislation moves forward, lawmakers will have an opportunity to offer amendments that would authorize new sanctions on Russian Federation.

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  • Blockade against Qatar 'hindering' planning for long-term operation
Blockade against Qatar 'hindering' planning for long-term operation

But so did its accusers like Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirate, UAE. President Donald Trump doubled down on his war of words with one of America's top Middle East allies, publicly undercutting one of his own senior aides and potentially threatening the future of a vital USA military base.

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  • UK's Theresa May pays heavy price for gamble
UK's Theresa May pays heavy price for gamble

As votes were still being counted, she began talks with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party and went to see the Queen. In a humiliating night for the Prime Minister, Mrs May saw Tory ranks at Westminster reduced from 330 to 318 - with one constituency left to declare - while eight ministers were culled from the Government's front bench...

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  • Trump accuses Comey of felony perjury in congressional testimony
Trump accuses Comey of felony perjury in congressional testimony

Comey reaffirmed the position of the intelligence services on Russian involvement. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon). Former FBI director James Comey listens to the committee chairman at the beginning of the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Washington.

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  • Third London attacker said to have been flagged to United Kingdom police
Third London attacker said to have been flagged to United Kingdom police

Police said they had to prioritize resources on suspects who were believed to be preparing an attack or providing active support for one. Butt, 27, from Barking, East London , was deemed " low priority " by the Metropolitan Police despite being reported to them at least twice.

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  • Russian official mocks James Comey testimony
Russian official mocks James Comey testimony

Senator Dick Durbin said it was not only a awful day for President Trump , but for Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who Comey appeared not to trust with information. "I've seen the tweet about tapes". Comey quoted Trump as saying, "He is a good guy". A central - and unresolved - question from the hearing revolves around whether President Donald...

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  • Japan vows to take action with United States after North Korea missile test
Japan vows to take action with United States after North Korea missile test

According to the South Korean military, North Korea launched a missile today (Monday) that landed within Japan's Exclusive Economic Zone, an area in the Sea of Japan. The projectile was likely a ballistic missile, South Korea's Yonhap news agency said citing an unidentified source. The North has a strong arsenal of short- and medium-range...

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  • May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory seats
May 'sorry' for election result which cost Tory seats

Results will come in over the next few hours for all 650 seats in the House of Commons. "I wanted to achieve a larger majority, and that was not the result we achieved", she said. Mr Jones added: "It's quite clear that no one party commands an overall majority of parliament, and therefore she has to put together that coalition that we need in ord...

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  • Trump Not Expected To Block Comey's Senate Testimony
Trump Not Expected To Block Comey's Senate Testimony

The Supreme Court formally recognized the doctrine during the Watergate crisis as part of the balance between the executive branch and Congress. Although some documents were protected in that case, most were not. He later tweeted that Comey better hope there are no "tapes" of their conversations. Trump fired Comey on May 9. If Trump invoked...

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  • Iran arrests two suspects linked to attacks in Tehran
Iran arrests two suspects linked to attacks in Tehran

Police say they arrested several suspects as part of their investigation into the attacks, while the Intelligence Ministry said on June 7 that members of a third "terrorist group" were arrested before being able to carry out any attack. "Allah permitting, this is the first brigade that was established (in Iran) but it will not be the last", one sai...

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