• Brexit forever? How May's failed election gamble changes Brexit
Brexit forever? How May's failed election gamble changes Brexit

I think part of what we saw today with Theresa May rushing - some said rather hastily - to do this deal with the minority, the Democratic Unionist Party , was perhaps to seize the initiative before people could start clamouring to call for her to go.

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  • ConocoPhillips says Qatar LNG project not affected by Arab tension
ConocoPhillips says Qatar LNG project not affected by Arab tension

Qatar is the world's largest exporter of liquefied natural gas , and so far the dispute between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt has had little impact in energy markets. Gas prices are linked with crude oil prices. "It only highlights a real bright spot for USA natural gas producers as we ramp up our export capacit...

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  • Philippines violence: Marawi civilians trapped as fire breaks truce
Philippines violence: Marawi civilians trapped as fire breaks truce

Philippine Marines aboard a truck drive past, as smoke billows after rockets were fired at militant positions in Marawi . An additional 38 soldiers and police have also been killed along with 19 civilians, said officials. Much time may pass before this conflict ends, and Operation Blessing Philippines is prepared to provide more disaster relie...

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  • India, Pakistan become full members of SCO
India, Pakistan become full members of SCO

Indian media, known for its miscalculations and biased policies targeting Pakistan went extraordinarily berserk as Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a formal conversation with his military secretary. During the meeting, Guterres lauded Pakistan's role in the global community and for playing an important part in the UN. Speaking to medi...

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  • Penguins thrash Predators in Game Five
Penguins thrash Predators in Game Five

We play here, at home . This is the first time Nashville has faced elimination this postseason after sweeping Chicago, beating St. Louis in six games and then Anaheim in six to claim the Western Conference title. "It seemed hard for us to get anything going". "I think we're just trying to prepare for that one game ahead of us, and we're hopefu...

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  • Donald Trump, Rex Tillerson strike very different tones on Qatar
Donald Trump, Rex Tillerson strike very different tones on Qatar

Sheikh Mohammed is expected in Moscow Saturday, and officials said Friday he spoke with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson by telephone. The escalating crisis in the Persian Gulf erupted Monday, when Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain cut ties to Qatar , accusing the country of tolerating or even encouraging support for extremis...

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  • Saudi along with allies issues list of 'terrorists' linked to Qatar
Saudi along with allies issues list of 'terrorists' linked to Qatar

No clear evidence has surfaced yet of who was involved, but Qatar's relationship with the U.S. and its funding of the Al-Jazeera news service have been sources of concern for other governments in the region. Despite calling for an ease to the blockade, Tillerson said Qatar needs to do more to address terrorism financing. He also rejected "a milit...

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  • Police find body in Thames; likely 8th London terror victim
Police find body in Thames; likely 8th London terror victim

Police early Wednesday arrested a 30-year-old man in east London in connection to the attack and are searching his home. Police have 11 people in custody on suspicion of violating the Terrorism Act, but they haven't been named or charged.

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  • Trump Breaks Silence On Comey: 'WOW, Comey Is A Leaker!'
Trump Breaks Silence On Comey: 'WOW, Comey Is A Leaker!'

Democratic Sen. Brian Schatz of Hawaii fired back at Trump on Twitter Friday morning, saying the president appeared to be accusing Comey of a serious crime: lying to Congress. "And I think it boils down to this", Rubio said after the hearing. "If there are tapes, we will get them", Risch said. Comey said that after his firing he actually tr...

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  • Qatar investigation finds state news agency hacked
Qatar investigation finds state news agency hacked

The Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said yesterday that Qatar must supporting "extremist groups". Qatar has denied the allegations that it sponsors terrorism. Kuwait's emir flew to the UAE on Wednesday to discuss the crisis, while Qatari ally Turkey voiced willingness to play a role. "After considering the reasons for the crisis bet...

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  • UK general election results in a 'hung parliament'
UK general election results in a 'hung parliament'

Britain's Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn , right, tries to high-five with Labour's Emily Thornberry after arriving for the declaration at his constituency in London , Friday, June 9, 2017 . "The prime minister called this election because she wanted a mandate". He said it was time for her "to go". He also expressed readiness to serve th...

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  • President Trump Says He's 100% Willing to Testify Under Oath
President Trump Says He's 100% Willing to Testify Under Oath

Comey also attacked Trump's credibility during the hearing and said he took careful notes after their meetings because he anxious the president might lie about their conversations. The complaint will focus on Comey's testimony that he gave a friend the content of memos about his conversations with Trump and asked the friend to then give th...

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  • Trump offers to help resolve rift between Qatar, Gulf nations
Trump offers to help resolve rift between Qatar, Gulf nations

Trump immediately celebrated the Saudis' move and even took some credit for it on Twitter. Adel al-Jubeir spoke Wednesday after meeting his German counterpart in Berlin. airbase in the Middle East and a launchpad for US-led strikes on the Islamic State militant group. The UAE attorney general said Wednesday that "any participation in conversati...

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  • Two Australians confirmed dead in London Bridge terror attack
Two Australians confirmed dead in London Bridge terror attack

Ms Zelenak is the second Australian to be named as a casualty. According to authorities, the men drove a white van into pedestrians on London Bridge at about 10:10 p.m. Ms Wallace said she had reacted with "absolute horror" when she was notified that her daughter was missing. "It makes no sense". Friends told United Kingdom media that Sara ...

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  • Brazil court opens case that could unseat President Temer
Brazil court opens case that could unseat President Temer

Among those detained is Henrique Eduardo Alves, a former tourism minister under President Dilma Rousseff and her successor Michel Temer . Temer signed a decree making the Paris Agreement on Climate Change part of Brazilian legislation, however, Brazil is considering measures that would roll back environmental protections that would make it hard ...

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  • Theresa May faces calls to resign after election shock
Theresa May faces calls to resign after election shock

But Leftist opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, whose Labour party surged from 20 points behind in the opinion polls , told May to quit, saying she had "lost votes, lost support and lost confidence". The lead negotiator for the European parliament, Guy Verhofstadt said the result would over complicate an already complex set of negotiations over Bri...

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  • Trump says Comey cleared him. He didn't
Trump says Comey cleared him. He didn't

That's not what the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation chief did. "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication. and WOW, Comey is a leaker!" Trump again refused to say whether there are secret recordings of his conversations with Comey, a stunning suggestion he made on Twitter three days after he chose to ax him...

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  • Police Arrest 6 in Actions Directed against Terror in UK
Police Arrest 6 in Actions Directed against Terror in UK

Meanwhile authorities in Italy say the Italian mother of one of the London Bridge attackers had converted to Islam and wore a veil in the Bologna suburb where she lived alone. French media have reported that his family are travelling to London on Wednesday to identify a body which is believed to be his. The Home Office has not commented as there ...

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  • Drone fired on US-backed forces near Syrian rebel camp
Drone fired on US-backed forces near Syrian rebel camp

The threat which came in a statement in the name of the "commander of the operations room of the forces allied to Syria, warned that its "self-restraint" over USA air strikes on government forces would end if Washington crossed "red lines".

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  • Trump Country Largely Unfazed by Comey Hearing
Trump Country Largely Unfazed by Comey Hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump claimed Friday that James Comey cleared him of wrongdoing in his testimony to Congress. Comey said Trump pressured him to drop an investigation of former national security adviser Michael Flynn and told Comey that he needed his loyalty, even though FBI directors are supposed to work independentl...

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