• Otto Warmbier, released to U.S. from North Korea, non-responsive to speech
Otto Warmbier, released to U.S. from North Korea, non-responsive to speech

At a news conference Thursday morning in his home state of Ohio , Otto Warmbier's father, Fred Warmbier, said there's "no excuse" for North Korea's treatment of his son. On his last night there, he apparently tried to remove a large propaganda sign. Otto Warmbier was sentenced the following month to 15 years in prison with hard labor.

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  • May to meet DUP leader to secure minority government deal
May to meet DUP leader to secure minority government deal

Sources told the Belfast Telegraph that yesterday's meetings between the Tories and the DUP went "unbelievably well" with "considerable progress" made on a wide range of issues. She denied that a DUP-Tory deal would undermine the Good Friday Agreement and the chances of a return to devolution at Stormont. He said there was a danger the governme...

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  • Putin: 'It wouldn't make sense for us to interfere' in USA election
Putin: 'It wouldn't make sense for us to interfere' in USA election

He also suggested the hackers could be anywhere and were not necessarily Russian. Protesters gather to rally against US President Donald Trump's firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey on May 10. He accused the media of sensationalising information and using it as "a weapon of war" against Mr Trump. "Your lives must be bo...

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  • CNN Says Only Democrats Prayed for Wounded Scalise
CNN Says Only Democrats Prayed for Wounded Scalise

Bailey then threw a pitch that bounced before reaching the catcher, Roberto Clemente Jr. The other victims are recovering from their wounds, while the gunman died after a shootout with police. Sava later told The Associated Press that Scalise's care is on track for someone with such a severe injury but that he still faces many risks to recovery.

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  • Play Ball! GOP, Dems To Battle As One Unit - Team Scalise
Play Ball! GOP, Dems To Battle As One Unit - Team Scalise

This is a game that's been going on for over a hundred years. But at a news conference, Pelosi bristled at comments made by a few Republicans and conservative activists who blamed heated Democratic rhetoric for the incident. Roger Williams, who sustained what he described as "an ankle/leg injury" while diving for cover during the shooting , to...

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  • CNN files lawsuit seeking access to Donald Trump-James Comey conversations
CNN files lawsuit seeking access to Donald Trump-James Comey conversations

EDT. On May 26, the media claimed citing alleged intercepts of Russian communications reviewed by U.S. officials that Kushner has suggested to Russian Ambassador to the United States Sergey Kislyak using Russian diplomatic facilities to shield the talks ahead of Trump's inauguration from being monitored.

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  • Theresa May will meet with Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams today
Theresa May will meet with Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams today

On Brexit, Mrs Foster said the DUP wanted to see "a sensible Brexit and one that works for everybody". But the DUP leader insisted it was now down to Sinn Féin whether an agreement is done. Ms Foster dismissed suggestions her deal with the Tories threatened the peace process. Almost a fifth of the UK's food and drink exports go to the Republi...

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  • Judge declares mistrial in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case
Judge declares mistrial in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case

Allred also addressed the media after the mistrial was declared . Judge Steven O'Neill then moved to declare a mistrial while noting that a mistrial is neither a vindication nor a victory. The jurors clearly struggled with their verdict , telling the judge on Thursday they were at impasse. On Saturday, they came back and told him they were h...

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  • Syrian army halts combat operations for two days in southern city
Syrian army halts combat operations for two days in southern city

Russian Federation has proposed July 4 as the start of a two-day round of Syria peace talks in Kazakhstan's capital Astana. A kitten walks on the rubble of damaged buildings in a rebel-held part of the southern city of Deraa. The damaged Al-Rahman mosque is pictured at al-Nuaimah village in Deraa province, Syria on June 17, 2017. Deraa city l...

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  • Virat Kohli is under more pressure, claims Mohammad Amir
Virat Kohli is under more pressure, claims Mohammad Amir

We have to defeat them but they shouldn't make it easy for us". If they can do that, the Edgbaston match and all the other previous encounters could well be history. "But I can tell you one thing - we have come to win", he added. "I think it's about conditions and match situations". "We haven't spoken about this game in any different way", capt...

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  • US Weighs Sanctions on Countries Doing Business with North Korea
US Weighs Sanctions on Countries Doing Business with North Korea

Tillerson's remarks reflect the deep disappointment that has seeped through the Congress, which is now planning legislation to cut off aid to the Palestinian Authority if the "pay to slay" policy does not end. "We follow this closely", Lieberman told Israel's public radio on Wednesday. But on Wednesday, Israeli officials were also flummoxed by ...

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  • Iraqi forces launch assault on Mosul Old City: army
Iraqi forces launch assault on Mosul Old City: army

Pro-Assad forces in Syria, mainly comprising Iraqi Shi'ite militias, last week reached the Iraqi border north-east of Tanf, potentially preventing the USA -backed rebels from taking more territory from Islamic State alongside the border area with Iraq.

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  • British prime minister eyes deal to prop up minority government
British prime minister eyes deal to prop up minority government

The DUP leader dismissed suggestions her deal with the Tories undermined the peace process. The Northern Ireland-based party is being courted by May to create an alliance to push through the Conservative Party's agenda after a disastrous snap election left May short of a majority in Parliament.

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  • North Korea freed, sentenced to prison, American student
North Korea freed, sentenced to prison, American student

On arriving in Cincinnatti's Lunken Airport, Warmbier was transferred to a waiting ambulance that rushed him to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center for urgent treatment, Fox News reported . "Otto has left North Korea ", his parents said in a statement to CNN. His family says he is in a coma. On this trip, he has already been roundly c...

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  • GOP's Scalise Upgraded to Serious Condition After More Surgery
GOP's Scalise Upgraded to Serious Condition After More Surgery

Democrats and Republicans are facing off in Thursday's Congressional Baseball Game a day after a gunman wounded five people at the Republican team's practice. He was said to have been awake on scene; however, underwent shock during his transportation to the trauma center. But he added: "We fully expect him to be able to walk", and "hopefully run...

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  • Interior minister says Paris Notre Dame attacker shouted 'This is for Syria'
Interior minister says Paris Notre Dame attacker shouted 'This is for Syria'

At a news conference, Mr Collomb stressed that the fight against terrorism is President Emmanuel Macron's number one priority. In total, more than 230 people have been killed in a wave of attacks in France either claimed by or inspired by ISIS over the past two-and-a-half years.

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  • US President Donald Trump publicly acknowledges Russian Federation probe includes him
US President Donald Trump publicly acknowledges Russian Federation probe includes him

It was not clear whether the President was basing his tweet on direct knowledge that he is under investigation , or on reports this week that special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether the President obstructed justice by firing Mr Comey last month amid the ongoing Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Trump Administration Officially Warns Americans Against Believing What They Read
Trump Administration Officially Warns Americans Against Believing What They Read

The recently confirmed associate attorney general would take over if the deputy, Rod Rosenstein , is unable to serve. Rosenstein now has such authority because Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself on March 2 after revelations of previously undisclosed meetings with Russia's ambassador to Washington while he was a Trump campaign...

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  • Michel Barnier warns UK it faces cliff edge 'no deal' Brexit
Michel Barnier warns UK it faces cliff edge 'no deal' Brexit

May has dismissed calls to resign following the dismal election result and on Monday faced her MPs and vowed to govern. Ms. Hills said that when she first found out about Brexit and that Britain had voted to leave the European Union in the June 2016 referendum, there was some concern and worry.

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  • Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious'
Scalise upgraded from 'critical' to 'serious'

Louisiana member Mr Scalise, 51, was one of five people shot when gunman James Hodgkinson opened fire as the Republican team practised for a charity game against Democrats in Alexandria, Virginia , on Wednesday. President Donald Trump did not attend but in a video address shown on the stadium's giant screen praised the friendly nature of the...

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