• Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system
Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

If she's convicted, she could be sentenced to up to 10 years in prison. She's a good person. Prosecutors say victor admitted to intentionally leaking the document when she was arrested on June 3 in Georgia. "She's a patriot, and to see her maligned and slandered in the media is very disheartening". Winner's lawyer, Titus Thomas Nichols, decli...

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  • French UN Envoy : US 'on the wrong side of history' on climate
French UN Envoy : US 'on the wrong side of history' on climate

Trump's decision on the Paris accord provoked an angry response from other world leaders. Just a day after Trump's decision, mayors from across the country pledged to work locally and to advocate nationally for reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.

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  • Trump offers to host feuding Gulf nations at White House
Trump offers to host feuding Gulf nations at White House

UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash told Reuters that the UAE could not rule out more curbs on bilateral business. S&P Global Ratings on Wednesday cut Qatar's credit rating by one notch to AA- and put it on watch for further downgrades after Gulf Arab states severed ties.

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  • Bomb kills 13, hurts 24 in Baghdad; IS claims responsibility
Bomb kills 13, hurts 24 in Baghdad; IS claims responsibility

Images and footage posted on social media showed the devastating impact of the blast, which ripped through the crowded area around Al-Faqma ice cream shop, scattering rubble across the street. Karrada was hit by a massive truck bomb in July 2016 that killed at least 324 people, the deadliest attack in Iraq since the US -led invasion of the country ...

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  • Trump says Arab leaders complained about Qatar
Trump says Arab leaders complained about Qatar

Ordinary Qataris were loading up on supplies in supermarkets, fearing shortages. In the wake of Trump's first trip overseas after taking office, Egypt , Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain accused Qatar of supporting terrorism and broke off diplomatic relations.

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  • Piers Morgan apologizes to Ariana Grande
Piers Morgan apologizes to Ariana Grande

Fans turned out Wednesday evening for the resumption of United States singer Ariana Grande world tour in Paris, more than two weeks after it was interrupted by the Manchester suicide bomb attack. Katy Perry encouraged concertgoers to touch their neighbor to say "I love you". I encourage you to choose love, even when it's hard. There is nothing ...

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  • Trump suggests Iran bears some blame for attacks
Trump suggests Iran bears some blame for attacks

The attackers who stormed Tehran's parliament complex and the revolutionary leader's shrine were Iranian nationals who had joined the Islamic State group (IS), a top official said. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the ultimate authority in Iran, has long contended that the U.S.is not only responsible for creating ISIS, but actively helps the group p...

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  • Police name two London attackers
Police name two London attackers

So those concerns I think were in the public domain and highlighted as they should have been. "This vigil shows the people that did this that they can not divide us", he said."I think Londoners have pulled together like we always do and have handled this well, even though we all feel the pain".

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  • Flynn turns over documents to panel probing Russia, Trump
Flynn turns over documents to panel probing Russia, Trump

The handover comes in response to subpoenas submitted to Flynn's companies last month as part of the Senate committee's investigation into potential Trump campaign collusion with the Russian government. Flynn served as an advisor to the Trump campaign and then as National Security Adviser in the White House. Flynn is also facing scrutiny be...

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  • NSA to Jimmy Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski passes away
NSA to Jimmy Carter Zbigniew Brzezinski passes away

We are remembering my father tonight with the love of his life who inspired him and shared in his wonderful life over six decades. He served as a counselor to President Lyndon B. Michelle and I send our condolences to his beloved wife Emilie, and his children Ian, Mark and Mika. Brzezinski, during the early months of 1980, became convinced that n...

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  • Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI director
Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as FBI director

An assistant attorney general from Georgia, Wray was nominated by George W. Bush to be United States assistant attorney general in 2003. In that role, he oversaw the Enron Task Force , among other corporate fraud matters. Wray now specialises in white collar law and internal investigations, according to the Justice Department site. The W...

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  • UK police release people arrested after London attack without charge
UK police release people arrested after London attack without charge

Zaghba, Pakistan-born British citizen Butt and Rachid Redouane , 30, who claimed to be Moroccan-Libyan, launched a murderous rampage around London Bridge and Borough Market on Saturday night . Prime Minister Theresa May warned that the country faced a new threat from copycat attacks. In a strong criticism of May, Hilton said on social media...

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  • Missing Myanmar plane: Military aircraft carrying 105 people disappears
Missing Myanmar plane: Military aircraft carrying 105 people disappears

An aircraft of the Myanmar air force with 104 passengers aboard went missing Wednesday afternoon, confirmed the release of the Office of the Commander-in-chief of the Defense Services. The aircraft was on its flight from southern Tanintharyi region's Myeik to Yangon, said the release. All five crew died when an air force plane burst into flames s...

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  • We Love Manchester Emergency Fund passes £10 million mark
We Love Manchester Emergency Fund passes £10 million mark

Fans have questioned Usher's whereabouts after he failed to appear at One Love Manchester on Sunday (04Jun17). The sold-out concert also featured Justin Bieber , Coldplay , Pharrell Williams , Liam Gallagher , Katy Perry , Take That and more .

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  • British Police Name 2 Attackers From Terrorist Attack In London
British Police Name 2 Attackers From Terrorist Attack In London

Khuram Shazad Butt was a British citizen born in Pakistan who appeared in a television documentary past year about extremists in Britain. Hedge was one of at least 48 people who were injured in the attack carried out by three men in the London Bridge area that also left seven people dead and anxious friends and relatives frantic to find out abo...

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  • Islamic State claims stunning attack in heart of Iran
Islamic State claims stunning attack in heart of Iran

The Intelligence Ministry said security forces had arrested another "terrorist team" planning a third attack, without giving further details. Saudi Arabia has itself been a target of numerous lethal attacks by IS affiliates in the Arabian Peninsula, who see the kingdom's Western-allied leadership as heretics.

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  • US condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran
US condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

Some reports suggest at least four people have been killed so far, and attackers have taken hostages . "Today's terrorist attacks in Tehran will make the Islamic Republic of Iran more determined in the fight against regional terrorism , extremism and violence", he said in a statement published by ISNA news agency .

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  • Russian Federation denies reports of hacking Qatar's state news agency
Russian Federation denies reports of hacking Qatar's state news agency

Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello said the ban took effect Tuesday, but there is no plan yet to repatriate the more than 200,000 Filipino workers in Qatar. Of the 19 hijackers of planes used in the attacks, 15 came from Saudi Arabia, also the birthplace of Al-Qaeda founder and attack mastermind Osama bin Laden.

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  • US bars gear up for Comey testimony 'Super Bowl of Washington'
US bars gear up for Comey testimony 'Super Bowl of Washington'

And, in those conversations Trump is repeatedly cast as attempting to secure Comey's loyalty - and, at times , suggesting his job depends on it. ( FBI directors are appointed for 10 year terms but, as we know, can be fired at any time by a president.) That he asks for Comey to end the probe into Flynn is, at minimum a massive breach of protocol.

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  • U.S. and United Kingdom universities slip in new QS world rankings
U.S. and United Kingdom universities slip in new QS world rankings

Six other Taiwanese universities were also ranked , with Chang Kung University ranked in the 481st-490th category, National Cheng Chi University, National Chung Hsing University and National Taipei University of Technology in the 601st-650th category, and Feng Chia University and Fu Jen Catholic University in the 801st-1000th category.

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